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Kirk Herbstreit laments downfall of Florida State, Miami football: 'It's just sad'

Florida State and Miami football both boast proud histories, but recent years have not been kind to either program. The Seminoles and Hurricanes are off to a collective 1-5 start this season -- FSU sits o-3 for the first time since the 1970s -- and as two schools remain lost in the woods compared where they each stood not that long ago in the grand scheme of things, ESPN college football Kirk Herbstreit can only lament the downfall of what was once a pair of powers in the Sunshine State.
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Raleigh, Wake Forest ZIP codes among highest in NC for coronavirus infections

Raleigh, N.C. — Neighborhoods in Raleigh and Wake Forest have two of the three highest totals of coronavirus infections in North Carolina, according to state data. "I was shocked," Wake Forest resident Phil Landis said when he learned that more than 9,300 cases have been reported during the pandemic – the third-highest total statewide – in his 27587 ZIP code.
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College football odds, picks, and predictions against the spread for Week 4

For the first time this season, we’re taking a stab at the early lines for the Week 4 slate of college football. We’ll update everything on our leaderboard overall after the Week 3 slate left us wanting more later. But for now, here are our first early Week 4 college football odds, picks, and predictions.
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Virginia aims for rebound performance vs. Wake Forest

It is too soon for one setback to derail Virginia’s plans for the season. But the Cavaliers would be wise for a strong bounce-back outing when Wake Forest visits for Friday night’s Atlantic Coast Conference game in Charlottesville, Va. Wake Forest (3-0, 1-0 ACC) certainly has big plans after three...

Florida State hopes to avoid worst start in 47 years vs. Louisville

Florida State will be hoping to avoid its worst start in nearly five decades while Louisville seeks to continue the momentum it has built over the last 10 quarters when the two clash Saturday afternoon in Tallahassee. The last time the Seminoles (0-3, 0-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) lost their first...

Spartans' Kenneth Walker top rusher in nation

The move to Michigan State has been a career booster for Kenneth Walker III, who leads the nation in rushing through his first three games with the Spartans. Walker has had his two highest rushing totals as a collegian since transferring from Wake Forest in January. He's averaging 164.3 yards per game after running for 172 yards on 27 carries in the Spartans’ 38-17 win at Miami on Saturday.

Wake Forest School Of Medicine Accused Of Animal Welfare Violations

A national watchdog organization is calling out Wake Forest School of Medicine over its treatment of lab animals. It is the second organization in a month to urge a strong response by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Stop Animal Exploitation NOW released USDA inspection results last week chronicling what it...
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UVA looking to correct costly mistakes ahead of Wake Forest

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - UVA is looking to rebound from its 59-39 loss at UNC last Saturday. In the defeat, the Hoos defense gave up 699 yards to the Tar Heels. “Lots exposed, lots to work on, but wow, what a huge opportunity for us to see it, have it right out there in the open, and, and get to work on it,” UVA Head Coach Bronco Mendenhall said.

Three UVA DBs should return in time for Wake Forest, Taulapapa remains questionable

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Virginia football should have three defensive backs back in time for the Cavaliers' game against Wake Forest on Friday night. According to UVA head coach Bronco Mendenhall, Nick Grant, Joey Blount and Josh Hayes all should be able to play against the Deacons in the Wahoo's next ACC matchup. Grant did not play against North Carolina on Saturday night, missing the game for an undisclosed medical reason, and Blount suffered an injury to his collar bone.

Virginia releases unchanged depth chart ahead of Wake Forest

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Virginia football released an unchanged depth chart ahead of its game against Wake Forest on Monday. UVA head coach Bronco Mendenhall told reporters on Monday, that he expects to have defensive backs Nick Grant, Joey Blount and Josh Hayes for the game on Friday night against the Deacons, however, running back Wayne Taulapapa remains in concussion protocol.

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College football: Kirk Herbstreit names top coaching performances for Week 3

If there's an early theme for the 2021 college football season, it may very well be to expect the unexpected. Week 3 was no exception to that trend, with multiple ranked teams once again falling to unranked opponents and a number of others, including top-ranked Alabama, getting challenged but ultimately surviving a scare.