#Georgia State

UNC's Sam Howell matches Lamar Jackson with crazy stat

UNC quarterback Sam Howell’s performances over the last two weeks against Georgia State and UVA put him in rare company. Howell threw for 307 yards and rushed for another 112 against the Cavaliers last weekend after throwing for 352 yards and adding another 2014 on the ground in Week 2 against the Panthers. The only quarterbacks to accumulate 300 yards through the air and 100 yards on the ground in back-to-back games since at least 2004? Howell and Louisville’s Lamar Jackson, per Bryan Ives.
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Auburn football fans bothered by Tiger Stadium stat

Auburn football fans were already not thrilled about the announcement that they’d be playing LSU in Death Valley at 8pm central time on October 2nd. Then Twitter user @TheAuburner hit the Auburn family with a hard dose of reality on a post-Penn State loss Monday. As he points out, several...

Bryan Harsin wants Auburn to learn valuable lessons from loss to Penn State

Bryan Harsin doesn’t want to dwell on Auburn’s loss to Penn State, but he also doesn’t want his team to forget it, either. The Tigers fell to the Nittany Lions, 28-20, Saturday in a thrilling game that didn’t provide the desires result for Harsin’s team as it took the first loss under the first-year head coach. It was an outcome that Harsin said afterward “should burn” for those within the program, but one he wants his team to learn valuable lessons from.

Savannah's inaugural South Georgia State Fair announces 2021 dates

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Above video: Your Tuesday headlines. The inaugural South Georgia State Fair - formerly known as the Coastal Empire Fair - is back on schedule after being canceled in 2020 due to COVID-19. Organizers have announced this year's dates as October 28 through November 7. The 2020 event...

Coach Cutcliffe On Duke’s Win Over Northwestern & What To Expect From Kansas

It’s not like they’ve had a lot of recent opportunities to refine that particular skill. They’ve certainly had lots of recent opportunities to respond to failure. And they haven’t done well in that area. As I’ve mentioned before, one of the goals for this year’s team was to a better job of responding to adversity.

Greg McElroy called out on social media for saying Penn State would be 'middle of the SEC'

Auburn is 2-1 after a 28-20 loss to Penn State on Saturday. Bryan Harsin and the Tigers knew they’d enter a hostile environment as they were the Nittany Lions’ first “White Out” opponent since 2019 and just the 3rd non-conference team to ever play in the game. And while they hung in, they were forced to take the flight back to Alabama with their 1st loss of the season. Meanwhile, the Nittany Lions held serve at Beaver Stadium and sent their fans home happy.

College Football bowl game projections shaken up after Week 3

The latest bowl game projections from CBS Sports have been released following an action packed Week 3. The projections have Alabama, Georgia, Oklahoma, and Oregon in the College Football Playoff, with Texas A&M and Clemson just on the outside looking in. After an entertaining slate of games during week three...
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Random Thoughts: Alabama, Georgia, and...?

Ohio State has done it. Clemson has done it. Oklahoma has done it. And now Alabama has done it. The ol’ struggle win. For the Crimson Tide, however, it has only happened once and it was against No. 11 Florida. For the others, it seems to be reoccurring and against unranked non-P5s at home. While Alabama did not look dominating on Saturday, they still won on the road under adverse circumstances.

LSU Game Against Auburn Set For Primetime On National TV

The LSU Tigers' first big test is coming in a couple of weeks when they face off against the Auburn Tigers in Baton Rouge. The LSU team is currently 2-1 on the season. They lost their first game to UCLA in California before returning home to beat McNeese State and Central Michigan. They will take on Mississippi State this Saturday.

Kaufman predicts Tigers will 'definitely fix' pass defense issues

AUBURN, Alabama–Auburn goes into its final non-conference football game on Saturday ranked next to last among SEC teams in pass efficiency defense. The Tigers are trying to bounce back from a 28-20 Saturday loss to Penn State in which they allowed Nittany Lions to complete 29-33 passes for 302 yards and two touchdowns.

UNC's Banged Up Offensive Line Turning The Corner

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- After two subpar performances both in pass protection and run blocking, North Carolina's offensive line had a bounce-back night in UNC's 59-39 win over Virginia. The Tar Heels rolled out multiple backups in starting roles and eight total linemen played significant snaps. They blocked for 392 rushing yards and protected quarterback Sam Howell, who threw for 307 yards and five scores.
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College Football Picks: Week 4 Predictions for Every Game

Fresno State QB Jake HaenerMichael Owens/Getty Images. The 2021 college football season is teetering on the brink of chaos, as my esteemed colleague Adam Kramer opined this past Saturday night. Several preseason title contenders have already been effectively removed from the College Football Playoff conversation. On a weekly basis, there...

Updated ESPN FPI projections for Auburn's remaining schedule

It wouldn't have surprised many Auburn fans in the preseason to tell them the Tigers would open Year 1 under Bryan Harsin with a 2-1 record. Sure, there were some surprising issues at Penn State, but that was still a game Auburn was an underdog in and had been projected to lose since the offseason.

Passing game should lead to Auburn cover vs. Georgia State

In past years, the loss at Penn State would’ve deepened the malaise hovering over Gus Malzahn. Sure, Bryan Harsin and offensive coordinator Mike Bobo got criticized for the decision to throw a fade on fourth-and-goal from the 2-yard line. But there’s no sinking “here we go again” feeling about the rest of the season.