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2018 Schedule
8-0, 1st in SEC - West
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14hESPN staff

College Football Playoff picks after Week 8

With Ohio State's loss to Purdue, a spot has opened for a new contender. Our experts believe LSU has earned it with its win over Mississippi State.

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15hSam Khan

Targeting call costs LSU's White 1st half vs. Bama

LSU All-American linebacker Devin White will miss the first half of the Tigers' game against Alabama on Nov. 3 after he was called for targeting in the second half Saturday against Mississippi State.

Tagovailoa talks enjoying a cigar with Jones (0:41)
Always room for improvement for Crimson Tide (0:51)
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21hStaff

Most important takeaway for each top 25 team

Alabama dominated again, while the Wolverines look like CFP contenders after taking down Michigan State. Ohio State? Not so much. What else have we learned in Week 8?

Tebow: Alabama should be confident in pulling Tua if knee hurts (0:47)
2d

Campus Conversation: Rivalries Old And New

Ivan Maisel, Adam Rittenberg & Chris Low discuss Stanford's win over ASU (2:10), weigh in on the importance of Michigan/Michigan State (14:49), reminisce about the glory days of Tennessee/Alabama (20:09) and more. Plus, Walk-Ons (29:08) & Extra Points (40:21).

3d

Campus Conversation: Heisman Shake Ups? Week 8 Blanks, Steele

Matt Schick, Ryan McGee & Jake Trotter discuss potential Heisman shake-ups midway through the season (3:50), fill in the blanks for Week 8 (12:42) and more. Plus, Phil Steele's picks (24:16), "Talk Nerdy To Me" (37:45), Walk-Ons (43:04) & Extra Points (51:54).

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4dAdam Rittenberg

Ex-Vols coach Jones to travel as analyst for Tide

Butch Jones, the former Tennessee coach who has been assisting Alabama OC Mike Locksley this season, will serve as an analyst for Saturday's game vs. the Vols.

Breaking down Bama's wide receivers (3:41)
5d

Campus Conversation: Who Was Helped The Most? Bosa News, Conclusions

Matt Schick, Peter Burns & Heather Dinich discuss Tua's health (2:00), debate who was helped the most by last weekend's results (8:01), react to Nick Bosa leaving OSU (28:10), "Jump To Conclusions" (30:30) and more. Plus, "Talk Nerdy To Me" (42:48), Walk-Ons (49:19) and Extra Points (54:42).

Starting Tua vs. Vols may not be worth the risk (1:12)
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6dAlex Scarborough

Tide QB Tagovailoa's knee 'fine' after full practice

Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, sidelined with a knee sprain in the third quarter of Saturday's win over Missouri, fully practiced and said he was "a lot better" than last week.

Saban happy with team's performance, says Tua is 'OK' (0:44)
No. 1 Crimson Tide shut down Tigers (2:34)

Team Stats

Passing Yards347.45th
Rushing Yards216.929th
Points For54.11st
Points Against15.912th