Saturday, June 2, 2012

Morning Six Pack: June 02, 2012

imageLiquid bread, nutrition for the soul, and these six college football stories from around the country.

Only time will tell if Tigers' new rivalry takes

DESTIN, Fla. — The last time Missouri and Arkansas played a regular-season football game, Tigers Coach Dan Devine took on the man he replaced at Missouri, Frank Broyles, and got so heated at the chain gang at Little Rock's War Memorial Stadium, he famously picked up and moved the stakes himself, prompting a fleet of Arkansas state policemen to escort Devine back to the bench.

In the over-complicated playoff world, Bowlsby could hold all the cards

There's going to be a college football playoff at some point. Who plays and how they get there? No one knows -- or will agree -- on that part yet.

College football playoff: Keep it simple, stupid

As the rhetoric heats up, there will have to be compromise

Curtis Drake no longer part of the Penn State program

The naming of a starting quarterback wasn’t the only personnel move being made by first-year head coach Bill O’Brien Monday. In the middle of last month, a report surfaced that the roller coaster career of wide receiver-turned-cornerback Curtis Drake had taken another downward turn.

SEC wants to learn more about concussions

DESTIN, Fla. (AP) The Southeastern Conference is taking steps to learn as much as it can about concussions, ultimately hoping to make college sports safer for student-athletes.

Fan to donate bounty he put on Michigan recruit

Harrison Watson said he wants the money to go toward the educational programs at University of Michigan.

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