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McGee: Biggest surprise of the 2015 college football season?

Ryan McGee polls those in the know to find out which teams and players will come out of nowhere in 2015. For starters, don't sleep on the Pac-12. Or Oklahoma. Or LSU. Or an upset in Blacksburg.

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More likely to be upset Week 1: Ohio State or Alabama? (0:43)
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Montana upsets North Dakota State (0:57)
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College GameDay sign desires (0:40)
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Hackenberg, Elliott to duke it out for Heisman (2:39)
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Like chaos? Then 2015 may be right for you

Even the top teams have question marks and tough issues, from unproven QBs to difficult schedules. The games should be low on guarantees and high on drama.

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Gilmore on fines: Ill-advised, incomprehensible (2:13)
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Big Numbers: Target Arizona's offense

KC Joyner introduces his Big Number score to find valuable college football players for Thursday's DFS slate, including a stack of Arizona Wildcats.

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Herbstreit: 2015 Herbie Awards

Kirk Herbstreit reveals the candidates and winners of his 2015 Herbie Awards and makes his College Football Playoff picks.

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David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Bobby Bowden says the pressure on Frank Beamer at Virginia Tech is similar to when he was forced out at FSU. "It's identical," Bowden said. "When I look at him, I can replay my last 5 years. ... I watch him & see the same thing unraveling. I just hope he can have a great year & coach as long as he wants to."

We all dance for ice cream

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood planned an offense vs. defense dance-off, complete with an ice cream prize. Players went all out: The worm -- and a belly -- made an appearance.

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Gamecocks to honor 'Emanuel 9'

South Carolina football players will wear stickers on their helmets this season to honor the nine people who died in the shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, S.C., this past June.

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McGee: Surprises in college football

In 2013, no one saw Jameis Winston coming. In 2014, no one saw Ohio State or its title-winning quarterback(s). So what out-of-left-field storyline does Ryan McGee predict for this season? Don't sleep on the Pac-12

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Brett McMurphy @McMurphyESPN

Toledo starting DE Allen Covington & RB Kareem Hunt suspended 1st 2 games vs. Stony Brook & Arkansas for violating team policy

Little Leaguer accepts PSU's challenge

Braden Kolmansberger, part of the Pennsylvania team that won the U.S. title at the Little League World Series, kicked a 35-yard field goal, meaning Penn State head coach James Franklin had to do 30 pushups.

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Howard's darkhorse Heisman picks

Don't sleep on Arizona LB Scooby Wright III and Baylor QB Seth Russell as Heisman hopefuls, says ESPN college football analyst Desmond Howard.

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ICYMI: Montana's thrilling upset in opener

Brady Gustafson completed 30 of 55 attempts for 434 yards passing, while Joey Counts scored the game-winning TD with 2 seconds left as No. 12 Montana beat No. 1 North Dakota State 38-35 in the FCS opener.

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Robert Nkemdiche: a Rebel with a cause in just five short days when he takes the field for No. 17 Ole Miss.

Montana upsets North Dakota State

Brady Gustafson was 30-of-55 pass attempts for 434 yards, while Joey Counts scored the game-winning TD touchdown with 2 seconds left as No. 12 Montana beat No. 1 North Dakota State 38-35 in the FCS opener.

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Jeremy Crabtree @jeremycrabtree

Welcome back college football. If the rest of the season is anything like what just happened in Missoula, then this year will be amazing.

Counts' TD gives Montana comeback win

Joey Counts' 1-yard TD run with 2 seconds left lifted Montana past defending FCS champion North Dakota State 38-35 in the season opener.

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