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Alabama gets top marks on Midterm report

Alabama gets top marks on Midterm report

College football held midterm exams this weekend and the grades have now been posted.

Alabama remains firmly at the head of the class but, after that, the bell curve gets a bit wiggly.

Among the Associated Press poll top 10, Clemson and Louisville seemed beatable. Wisconsin and Tennessee were beatable. Even Ohio State showed weaknesses in a marquee Saturday night victory.

“We’re good,” Coach Urban Meyer said. “Just got to get a little better.”

If nothing else, the first half of the season has confirmed that the race for the College Football Playoff is a wide-open affair, with half a dozen or more teams capable of grabbing a...