- College football begins with low-key opening game
ATLANTA (AP) — Welcome back, college football!
- Auburn, Oregon dealing with key injuries
Braxton Miller's season-ending shoulder injury has the potential to shake up the national title race, leaving a loaded Ohio State team without one of the country's most dynamic quarterbacks.
- Sarkisian: USC looking into Shaw's heroic story
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian says the school is investigating defensive back Josh Shaw's claim that he injured both of his ankles jumping off a balcony to save his nephew from drowning.
- UNC probing report of alleged hazing incident
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is investigating a report of an alleged hazing altercation that left a walk-on receiver with a possible concussion.
- SMU adds Kevlar-fortified liners to helmets
DALLAS (AP) — SMU has added Kevlar-fortified liners designed to lower the risk of concussions to the inside of its football helmets.