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College football TV schedule: Week Zero

The following schedule is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Aug. 26-27. Courtesy The National Football Foundation.

Different ways in which you can bet on football games

Betting on football is a lot about learning all the finer points of the game and staying constantly updated about the happenings in the football world.

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William & Mary football to open preseason camp on Monday

The William & Mary football team will open its 2017 preseason camp with its first practice on Monday afternoon.

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William & Mary football’s Dedmon, Durant earn preseason All-CAA honors

William & Mary senior wide receiver DeVonte Dedmon and senior left tackle Chris Durant garnered preseason all-CAA honors.


College football TV schedule: Dec. 2-3

The following schedule is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Dec. 2-3. Compiled by the National Football Foundation.


College football weekend TV schedule: Nov. 3-9

The following schedule is for college football games from Division I for the dates of Nov. 3-9, 2016. Compiled by the National Football Foundation.


This weekend’s college football TV schedule

The following TV schedule compiled by the National Football Foundation is for games from Division I (FBS and FCS) for the dates of Oct. 27-Nov. 2, 2016.

Of flags and football

The football hooligans are at it again but this time instead of street riots and violence, they are raising hell with flags and fundraisers.

Shocker! UVA surrenders 28-point lead, then tops Central Michigan, 49-35

UVA, having given up the entirety of a 28-point lead at home, took control in the fourth en route to a 49-35 win.

Virginia Tech collaborates with volunteer doctors to provide medical services on game days

At every Virginia Tech home football game, the Virginia Tech Rescue Squad provides medical services to crowds of more than 62,000 people.

Big South announces 2016 football TV schedule

The Big South Conference announced its 2016 football broadcast schedule this week, and this year’s slate again features 11 games exclusively on ESPN3 and ASN.

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VMI eager to get spring football drills under way

VMI will commence spring football drills Thursday, April 7 with a workout at Fiorini Field that will begin a busy week for the team.


ODU football to open 2017 season against Albany

Old Dominion University Athletic Director Dr. Wood Selig announced on Tuesday the Monarchs will play Albany on Sept. 2, 2017.

TowneBank to sponsor football exhibition at Virginia Historical Society

The Virginia Historical Society announced that TowneBank will sponsor the next VHS special exhibition, Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

What will it take to keep Kirk Cousins with the Redskins?

Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins picked a good time to have a career year. With his rookie contract expiring, Cousins can now command almost whatever he wants.

Hell to the Redkins: Packers storm back, knock off Washington, 35-18

Washington surged to an 11-0 second-quarter lead, but Green Bay stormed back in the second half to eliminate the Redskins from the 2016 NFL playoffs.

Everett Withers leaving JMU: Takes job at FBS Texas State

JMU is losing football coach Everett Withers to a nominally better gig at Texas State.

Washington Redskins waltz into playoffs, top Dallas Cowboys, 34-23

Kirk Cousins threw for three touchdown passes in the first half, pushing the Washington Redskins to a 34-23 win over the Dallas Cowboys

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Virginia Tech adds Brad Cornelsen as offensive coordinator

Brad Cornelsen will be joining the staff of Justin Fuente at Virginia Tech as offensive coordinator, Fuente announced on Thursday.

Redskins blitz Bills, hold on to first in NFC East

Kirk Cousins threw for four touchdowns, and the Washington Redskins coasted to a 35-25 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

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Baltimore Ravens smacked down by Seattle, 35-6

With Joe Flacco and Matt Schaub both out with injuries, the Baltimore Ravens had to turn to recently signed quarterback Jimmy Clausen to face Seattle.

Washington Redskins maintain share of NFC East lead, defeat Bears, 24-21

Robbie Gould missed on a 50-yard field-goal attempt with 1:45 to go, and the Washington Redskins held on for a 24-21 win over the Chicago Bears on Sunday.

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#7 Richmond upsets #2 Illinois State, 39-27, advances to FCS semis

A Jacobi Green touchdown with 2:19 to go helped Richmond hold off an Illinois State rally to push the Spiders to a 39-27 win Friday.

Dallas Cowboys win wild Monday Nighter: Redskins lose ugly, 19-16

Don’t think about how pathetic it is that the Dallas Cowboys are 4-8, and only a game out of first place.

‘Skins in first: Washington holds off New York Giants rally, wins 20-14

Kirk Cousins threw for 302 yards, Eli Manning threw three interceptions, and Washington held off a late Giants rally in a 20-14 Redskins win on Sunday.

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Baltimore Ravens knock off St. Louis Rams on last-second field goal, but lose Joe Flacco for season

Justin Tucker was good from 47 yards as time expired, completing a fourth-quarter comeback for the Baltimore Ravens, who won 16-13 over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

Carolina Panthers go to 10-0: Smack down Washington Redskins, 44-16

Cam Newton threw five touchdown passes, and the Panthers D held Washington to 14 yards rushing, as the Carolina Panthers dominated the Redskins, 44-16, on Sunday to go to 10-0.

Washington Redskins rout New Orleans Saints, 47-14

Kirk Cousins threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Washington Redskins torched the defenseless New Orleans Saints on Sunday, 47-14.

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Jacksonville stuns Baltimore Ravens on late field goal, wins 22-20

A Jason Myers 53-yard field goal as time expired lifted the Jacksonville Jaquars to a 22-20 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.

New England blasts Washington, 27-10

The Washington Redskins looked at Sunday’s game at unbeaten New England as a measuring stick for where they are. At the midway point of the 2015 season, the ‘Skins don’t measure up.

Nothing to see here: Just what happens when an NFL star beats up his girlfriend

Look at that photo. That’s what Dallas Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy did to his girlfriend. Dude is 6’4’, 278. She’s not even half his size.

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Ravens win on last-second field goal: Baltimore tops San Diego, 29-26

Justin Tucker connected on a 39-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Baltimore Ravens to a 29-26 win over the San Diego Chargers on Sunday.

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Ravens lose again: Arizona tops Baltimore on Monday Night Football, 26-18

Tony Jefferson intercepted Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco in the end zone with six seconds left, ending Baltimore’s last-ditch effort at a comeback in a 26-18 Arizona Cardinals win Monday night.

Washington Redskins complete historic comeback, stun Tampa Bay, 31-30

Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins rallied Washington from a 24-0 first-half deficit, completing the historic comeback with a 6-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Reed with 24 seconds left to lift the ‘Skins to a 31-30 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday at FedEx Field.

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Ravens in free fall: San Francisco defeats Baltimore, 25-20

Joe Flacco threw two interceptions leading to six San Francisco points, and that was the difference in a 25-20 49ers win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.

Jets blitz Redskins in second half, win 34-20

The New York Jets overcame three first-half turnovers with a strong second half in a 34-20 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.

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Cleveland Browns rally, top Baltimore Ravens in OT, 33-30

The Cleveland Browns rallied from a 12-point second-half deficit, and a Travis Coons field goal in overtime completed the comeback as the Browns notched a 33-30 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.

Atlanta Falcons win on OT pick-six, down Washington Redskins, 25-19

Robert Alford intercepted a Kirk Cousins pass in overtime and returned it 59 yards for a touchdown that gave the Atlanta Falcons a 25-19 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.

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Justin Tucker OT field goal lifts Baltimore Ravens to win over Steelers, 23-20

A Justin Tucker 52-yard field goal completed an improbable comeback as the Baltimore Ravens defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers, 23-20, in overtime on Thursday.

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Oh-and-three? Baltimore Ravens lose again

A.J. Green hauled in a 7-yard touchdown pass from Andy Dalton with 2:10 to go, lifting the Cincinnati Bengals to a wild 28-24 win over the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.

Sloppy Redskins fall to Giants: New York wins, 32-21

Kirk Cousins threw two interceptions, Washington had a punt blocked into the end zone, and the Redskins fumbled at the goal line. Other than that, things went OK, aside from Eli Manning’s 279 yards and two touchdowns that lifted the New York Giants to a 32-21 win Thursday night.

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Oakland Raiders rally, defeat Baltimore Ravens, 37-33

Derek Carr connected with Seth Roberts on a 12-yard touchdown pass with 26 seconds left to lift the Oakland Raiders past the Baltimore Ravens, 37-33, on Sunday.

Washington Redskins top St. Louis Rams, 24-10

Matt Jones ran for 123 yards and two touchdowns, leading the Washington Redskins to a 24-10 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday at FedEx Field.

Live Blog: UVA football hosts William and Mary

UVA (0-2) hosts William and Mary (1-0) on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville. Augusta Free Press editor Chris Graham is in the press box reporting with score updates, commentary, analysis and more.

Longwood alum breaking down barriers on football field

The 2015 college football season started last Thursday night. The National Football League holds its season opener this week. While a Longwood student-athlete has yet to crack a roster for either, there is one former Lancer who is putting the school on the football map.

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Passing game steps up in second VMI football scrimmage

In a workout that featured more varied scenarios and less live contact, VMI football conducted a two-hour practice with structured scrimmage segments Saturday morning on the Foster Stadium turf.

VMI holds first scrimmage of 2015 preseason football camp

VMI held its first extended scrimmage of football preseason camp Saturday with the defense having the upper hand throughout the morning workout at Foster Stadium.

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Chris Graham: Move the chains

I overuse sports analogies, so keep that in mind when I tell you how I judge the end of each of my days, by asking myself if I was able to move the chains.

JMU Football ranked 13th in preseason FCS Coaches Poll

The James Madison football team will enter the 2015 season as a nationally-ranked team as it was 13th in the preseason FCS Coaches Poll, released Wednesday afternoon.


ODU football announces future non-conference opponents

Old Dominion University football has reached schedule agreements with Hampton and VMI for single games and a home and home series with Buffalo, Athletic Director Dr. Wood Selig announced on Wednesday.