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College football Saturday: Clemson tops Georgia, LSU over TCU

Clemson and LSU were the biggest winners on college football's opening Saturday, with Alabama, Washington, and Oklahoma State also enjoying big days.

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Pressure and diamonds

Backup J.W. Walsh became the first Oklahoma State quarterback in six years to rush for 100 yards. Oh, and he's no longer the backup. Why did one of the nation's most explosive passing attacks convert to a full-house, option-running offense in the middle of a game? SB Nation met with Mississippi State coaches before and after the game.

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Lou Holtz angered by Johnny Football's taunting

The head coach turned broadcaster was not fond of Johnny Football's actions on Saturday.

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Video highlights from Alabama's big win over VT

Relive Alabama's big opening win over Virginia Tech with GIFs and video.

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FCS uprising

After eight wins by FCS teams over FBS teams so far this weekend, is it even worth it to play lower-subdivision teams anymore? Let's look into the question.

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Rounding up A&M's many adventures

Johnny Manziel entered the game for Texas A&M after halftime, and then things got weird.

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Saturday CFB Scores: Clemson rocks, Bama rolls

Clemson does away with 'Clemsoning,' LSU wins the war of words, and Bama remains Bama.

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Top 25 review

The new AP Top 25 won't come out until Tuesday, since this is a week with an especially weird schedule, but let's run down what we can run down.

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Malcolm Mitchell injury: Star suffers knee injury

The Bulldogs' star wideout suffered an injury while celebrating a first quarter touchdown.

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Northwestern picks off Cal in Berkeley

Collin Ellis returned two interceptions for touchdowns to lead Northwestern to a road win at Berkeley in its season opener.

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UCLA blows out Nevada in home opener

Sophomore quarterback Brett Hundley accounted for three touchdowns while leading UCLA to an easy win in its home opener against Nevada.

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Huskies rout Broncos

Boise State traditionally performs well in season openers. That was not the case on Saturday against Washington.

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LSU knocks off TCU

TCU made a late run, but No. 12 LSU held off the Horned Frogs and hung on to win 37-27.

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Clemson fans chant 'A-C-C!'

Clemson just became the first non-SEC team to ever beat two straight top-10 SEC opponents. #goacc

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Tigers knock off WSU

Washington State threatened, but Auburn held on for the 31-24 win in Gus Malzahn's debut.

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Tide roll thanks to special teams, defense

Alabama made easy work of Virginia Tech on Saturday night, thanks to strong performances on special teams and defense.

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Great look at Clemson's run

Probably the best look yet at one of college football's favorite traditions.

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J.W. Walsh named Oklahoma State's new starting QB

The Cowboys finally name a permanent starting quarterback after Saturday's win.

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Oregon obliterates Nicholls State, 66-3

The Ducks dominated from the opening kick, setting a new school record for total offense en route to a 66-3 win over Nicholls State.

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Penn State outlasts Syracuse 23-17

The Nittany Lions had to hold on late to defeat the Orange in the Meadowlands, but they did leave with a 23-17 win.

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Michigan rolls in season opener

Michigan had no trouble defeating in-state foe Central Michigan, 59-9.

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Oklahoma State grinds past Mississippi State

Oklahoma State wins as expected, and J.W. Walsh wins the OSU quarterback race.

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Notre Dame coasts to win over Temple

Tommy Rees keys easy Irish victory.

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Hello, confused Bama fan

Roll dang confusion at the sight of a defensive breakdown.

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God thanked for new Vols coach

Oh, they don't do pregame invocations in your part of the country?

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NC State QB Mitchell reportedly out 6 weeks

According to reports, Brandon Mitchell will undergo foot surgery and miss up to half of the regular season.

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Virginia's stadium is flooding

Now we have the fourth game of opening weekend affected by weather.

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ILLINOIS STATE CHAMPS

Our 0-8 Big Ten record. Our one-score win over the Salukis.

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Toledo vs. Florida Final Score: Gators roll, 24-6

Jeff Driskel was efficient as Florida dominated time of possession en route to an easy win.

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Johnny Manziel makes money, autograph gestures

Johnny Manziel really took his punishment to heart.

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Ohio State gets past Buffalo, 40-20

It wasn't the blowout everyone was expecting, but the Buckeyes picked up the win over the Bulls 40-20 at the Horseshoe on Saturday.

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GIF: Ref trips as Wisconsin's James White runs by

The ref tripped over his own feet. James White did not.

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Fast start for Rice vs. A&M

Texas A&M is clearly missing its suspended defenders in the first quarter against Rice.

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William & Mary working on latest FCS upset?

The Tribe have dominated time of possession in the first half and could be working toward yet another FCS upset.

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Michigan safety Thomas Gordon suspended for CMU

The Wolverines' secondary is down two starters against a MAC team.

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GameDay week 1: PUPPIES

College GameDay is back for the 2013 season, and live bulldog puppies are prominently involved. We approve.

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Texas A&M football suspends 3 more starters

Johnny Manziel, who's suspended until the second half against Rice, isn't the only Aggie missing time Saturday.

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The craziest fake punt ever

Say friends, how about we start the day with a wonderful fake punt?

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100 college football things

Johnny Manziel touchdown celebration recommendations, Mack Brown's next gig, the question of who exactly is in charge at Oregon, a death-starved Alabama fan, and more.

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LSU run game will decide Tigers-Frogs

LSU's defensive line should win in the trenches, and TCU's secondary should win in the air. But who wins the battle when the Tigers try hammer away on the ground? Visit LSU site And the Valley Shook and TCU site Frogs O' War.

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Strength vs. weakness in UGA-Clemson

One of the South's oldest, most interesting rivalries resumes on Saturday when Georgia visits Clemson on Saturday night. It is the teams' first meeting since 2003, and the matchups couldn't be more fascinating. Visit Georgia site Dawg Sports and Clemson site Shakin' the Southland for more.

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Trenches to define OSU-MSU

Oklahoma State is a justifiable favorite, but if Mississippi State can hold its own on the lines, the Bulldogs could dictate the tempo and pull off the mild upset. Visit Mississippi State site For Whom the Cowbell Tolls and Oklahoma State site Cowboys Ride for Free.

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Your Georgia-Clemson tailgating guide

Heading to Clemson, South Carolina for the season's biggest opening-weekend game? Let the locals (and some especially wise visitors) tell you how to have a good time.

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What to watch all weekend long

The college football schedule is littered with viewing options. Some are better than others, so let's walk you through your options.

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Let's be happy Johnny's back

The NCAA and Texas A&M have announced Johnny Manziel is only going to miss one half of the Rice game. Thank God.

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Easy Call: BBQ and picks

The premiere of Easy Call, SB Nation's weekly college football picks show, hosted by Dan Rubenstein and set at different New York City food spots each week.

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