Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott pushes for College Football Playoff expansion but is denied

Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott pushes for College Football Playoff expansion but is denied

Paul Myerberg   | USA TODAY Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott asked the College Football Playoff management committee on Wednesday to consider expanding this year’s playoff to eight teams but the proposal was declined, playoff executive director Bill Hancock told USA TODAY Sports.”After thorough, respectful and civil discussion, they decided that the best outcome would be to…

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SEC waivers grant immediate eligibility for some transferring within league

SEC waivers grant immediate eligibility for some transferring within league

7:44 PM ETChris LowCloseESPN Senior Writer College football reporter Joined ESPN.com in 2007 Graduate of the University of TennesseeMark SchlabachCloseESPN Senior WriterSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaThe SEC altered its rules to allow immediate eligibility for intraconference transfers in light of the coronavirus pandemic…

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Wednesday News and Notes from UGA

Wednesday News and Notes from UGA

Smart on Salyer’s left tackle debut Jamaree Salyer made his debut at left tackle last Saturday against Arkansas and, overall, head coach Kirby Smart was pleased with what he saw.“Jamaree did a good job. I thought he helped lead the group. He’s probably got a little more experience than the other guys,” Smart said during…

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Alabama to get coach, lineman back for Texas A&M

Alabama to get coach, lineman back for Texas A&M

Alabama is expected to have a few key parts of its defense back in time for Saturday’s home opener with Texas A&M.Defensive backs coach Charles Kelly was back at work Wednesday, Nick Saban said after practice, after missing Saturday’s game at Missouri.“So he’s fine,” Saban said.The second-year defensive backs coach was replaced in Missouri by…

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