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Duane Rankin’s Week 9 recap

   October 30, 2012 7:46 pm    0

Let’s recap Week 9 shall we? Game of the week: No. 5 Notre Dame at No. 8 Oklahoma Final score: Irish 30, Sooners 13 Pregame rant: This is the Irish’s toughest test yet. Oklahoma’s lone loss was to No. 4 Kansas State, which has risen to the top of the Big 12. It’s a classic…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 9 forecast

   October 22, 2012 11:56 pm    0

Here are three college football games worth watching in Week 9. Game of the week: No. 5 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (7-0) at No. 8 Oklahoma Sooners (5-1, 3-1 Big 12), Saturday, 8 p.m., WJET (ABC) Pregame rant: This is the Irish’s toughest test yet. Oklahoma’s lone loss was to No. 4 Kansas State, which…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 7 recap

   October 15, 2012 6:56 pm    0

Let’s recap Week 7, shall we? Game of the week: No. 17 Stanford at No. 7 Notre Dame Final score: Irish 20, Cardinal 13 (OT) Pregame rant: The Irish have an offensive-minded coach in Brian Kelly, but have relied on their defense to win games. Allowing 7.78 points a game, Notre Dame is second only…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 3 recap

   September 17, 2012 7:12 pm    0

Let us recap Week 3, shall we? Game of the week: No. 2 USC at No. 21 Stanford Final score: Cardinal 21, Trojans 14. Pregame rant: The Cardinal want to prove they’ve been more than Andrew Luck, but they’re going to need a lot of luck to get past the Trojans. Barkley has 10 touchdown…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 2 recap, Week 3 forecast

   September 12, 2012 12:05 am    0

Let us recap Week 2, shall we? Game of the week: No. 7 Georgia at Missouri Final score: Bulldogs 41, Tigers 20 Pregame rant: Sheldon Richardson set it off by describing Georgia as playing “old-man football” following the Bulldogs’ 45-23 win against Buffalo. “I watched that game. I turned it off, too,” said Richardson in…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 7 recap, Week 8 forecast…

   October 19, 2011 3:59 pm    0

Let us recap Week 7, shall we? Baylor (4-2, 1-2 Big 12) at No. 17 Texas A&M (4-2, 2-1) Pregame rant: The Bears have a quarterback in junior Robert Griffin III who is flat out one of the best players in the nation. Check the numbers: 114-of-142, 1,520 yards, 19 touchdowns and just ONE interception….

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 3 recap, Week 4 forecast…

   September 20, 2011 7:49 pm    0

Let’s recap Week 3, shall we? No. 16 West Virginia (3-0) at Maryland (1-1) Pregame rant: This will be the first road game for the Mountaineers, but that’s not the major concern. New Maryland head coach Randy Edsall is not only one of the best  coaches in the country, he’s had two weeks to prepare…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 2 recap; Week 3 forecast…

   September 14, 2011 1:38 am    0

Let’s recap Week 2, shall we? Notre Dame (0-2) at Michigan (2-0) Pregame rant: Don’t let Denard Robinson’s mortal performance against Western Michigan fool you. Robinson rushed for 258 yards and two touchdowns at Notre Dame in 2010. Look for another big effort Saturday. Postgame commentary: In Michigan’s first night game ever at the Big…

 

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