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After much talk, college football training camps open this week
After much talk, college football training camps open this week

College football training camps open this week and, frankly, it’s about time somebody hit something besides the lunch buffet. No other sport in the world (that I can think of) launches its campaign three weeks before it lifts a finger. South Carolina Coach Steve Spurrier calls it “talking season.” The Southeastern Conference started first (of course) on July 14 when it staged a four-day media marathon in Hoover, Ala. Commissioner Mike Slive deserves kudos for managing to weave Eisenhower, Churchill, Mandela and (former LSU player) Booger MacFarland into his opening statement. American Athletic Conference Commissioner Mike Aresco, at his league’s media day in...

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