US college football returns Down Under for 2nd year in a row

Despite losing two of its top players to the NFL as top 10 draft picks, Stanford will be favored against Rice when U.S. college football returns Down Under for the second year in a row on Aug. 27 in Sydney.

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Goodell: Have to understand other side in anthem protests

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Asked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, "we also have to understand the other side."

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  • Written by By JOSE M. ROMERO , Associated Press

Burrow, Haskins battling for Ohio State backup QB job

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The backup quarterback derby at Ohio State continues furiously in preseason camp without definitive word on whether Joe Burrow or Dwayne Haskins will be No. 2.

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  • Written by By MITCH STACY , AP Sports Writer