Heisman Power Rankings: Tua doesn't need full games to reign supreme

Though the 2018 campaign is far from over, a trio of star quarterbacks are beginning to separate from the pack in a fight for college football's most prestigious individual award.

Here are the top five Heisman candidates after a wild slate of games:

5. Jonathan Taylor, RB - Wisconsin

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Taylor had enough of being an outsider in the Heisman conversation,...

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Week 6 Film Study: Miami, Michigan finally have their QBs

Here's a look at some of the more intriguing film-related developments from Week 6 of the college football season, featuring a pair of breakout pivots:

The 'Canes have their quarterback

Nestled neatly in the middle of FSU’s near-upset of Miami was a truth with big implications: The Hurricanes have found their quarterback.

In a game dominated by the defenses, N'Kosi Perry - Miami’s redshirt freshman w...

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McNeill replaces Stoops as Oklahoma DC

Oklahomaannounced that assistant head coach and defensive tackles coach Ruffin McNeill will replace Mike Stoops as the team's defensive coordinator for the rest of the season.

"I have great respect for Mike (Stoops)," head coach Lincoln Riley said in a statement. "He's a quality football coach, great man, and a close friend. It became time for a change in our program and that happens sometimes in...

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Report: Stoops out as Oklahoma DC after loss to Texas

Oklahoma has fired defensive coordinator Mike Stoops, a source told KREF Radio's James Hale.

The Sooners' defense gave up 501 yards in a 48-45 loss to Texas on Saturday. It was the most points Oklahoma has allowed in the history of the Red River Showdown.

There's no official word regarding who'll replace Stoops, but head coach Lincoln Riley is expected to name one soon, a source told OUInsider.

Oklah...

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Stoops out as Oklahoma DC after loss to Texas

Oklahomaannounced the firing defensive coordinator Mike Stoops on Monday.

The Sooners' defense gave up 501 yards in a 48-45 loss to Texas on Saturday. It was the most points Oklahoma has allowed in the history of the Red River Showdown.

There's no official word regarding a replacement for Stoops, but head coach Lincoln Riley is expected to name one soon, a source told OUInsider.

Oklahoma currently...

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AP Poll: Texas climbs into top 10

Texas' victory over Oklahoma in the Red River Showdown powered the Longhorns up the rankings and into the top 10 of the latest AP poll released Sunday.

The top four teams remain intact, as do their unbeaten records.

Four newcomers join the top 25, while Florida made the biggest surge of all previously ranked teams, moving from 22 to 14 with a 27-19 win over LSU.

RankSchoolRecordPrevious Rank
1Alabama6
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Meyer dropped to a knee on sidelines due to headache

A scary scene took place on the Ohio State sidelines Saturday when head coach Urban Meyer dropped to a knee late in the game.

Meyer has dealt with a history of health issues. He retired from coaching after suffering from chest pains during the SEC...

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Saban irked after Alabama defense surrenders 31 points to Arkansas

Alabama defeated Arkansas by 34 points Saturday, but 31 was the number head coach Nick Saban was fuming over postgame.

"I don't think that you really beat the other team when you give up 31 points, like we did today, at least on the defensive perspective," said Saban, whose top-ranked Crimson Tide blew out the Razorbacks 65-31 in Fayetteville, via ESPN's Mitch Sherman.

The defending national...

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Report: Miami's Richards forced to end career due to neck injury

Miami wide receiver Ahmmon Richards, once thought to be a future first-round pick in the NFL draft, has been forced to end his career due to a disabling neck injury, a source told Barry Jackson and Susan Miller Degnan of the Miami Herald.

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