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Colorado State QB Collin Hill injured as Rams fall short at Arkansas

By: The Associated Press

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas quarterback Nick Starkel, in his first start in a Razorbacks uniform, led his team on two fourth-quarter touchdown drives, breaking a 34-all tie and sending Arkansas to a 55-34 win over Colorado State on Saturday. The Razorbacks (2-1) earned their first victory over an FBS opponent...

CU Buffs bit by Nebraska hangover, fall to Air Force in OT, 30-23

By: Sean Keeler

BOULDER — The Huskers Hangover? Still real. Still spectacular. Since 1996, the Buffs have had to lace ‘em up six times the week after playing rival Nebraska. They’ve now lost four of those matchups — and this one, a 30-23 overtime defeat at the hands of Air Force, was as...

Around the NFC: Gary Kubiak’s influence already felt in Minnesota

By: Ryan O’Halloran

Spry Sproles. Yes, that was 36-year old running back/receiver/returner Darren Sproles leading Philadelphia last week with 47 rushing yards. He totaled 16 touches — nine carries, three catches (for 16 yards) and four punt returns (11.5-yard average) in the Eagles’ win over Washington. “We’re always going to monitor that each...

CU Buffs vs. Air Force Falcons live blog: Real-time updates from the college football game at Folsom Field

By: The Denver Post

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Week 2 NFL picks: Saints, Rams meet in NFC title game rematch

By: Ryan O’Halloran

Game of the week   New Orleans (plus 2 1/2) at L.A. Rams A rematch from last year’s NFC title game when a non-call on the Rams, which would have likely sent the Saints to the Super Bowl, resulted in rule changes this year making pass interference reviewable. This time,...

CU Buffs vs. Air Force: Who has the edge, 3 things to watch and predictions

By: Matt Schubert, Sean Keeler

Game Plan When the Buffs run CU’s commitment to the run game under offensive coordinator Jay Johnson is non-negotiable. The Buffs repeatedly pounded the rock against Nebraska, even as they struggled for gains (37 carries, 89 yards). It’s hard to deny the results: a worn-down Husker defense that couldn’t even...

Blanked by Oakland, Broncos’ pass rush looks to ramp up against Bears

By: Ryan O’Halloran

Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller has never started a season without a sack in his first two games. But after he and the rest of the defense were blanked Monday night against Oakland, it is imperative Miller and Bradley Chubb pressure Chicago quarterback Mitch Trubisky on Sunday to give the...