COLLEGE FOOTBALL 2016 PREVIEW
MARQUEE MADNESS
After his brilliant performance in the national title game Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson comes soaring into the new season, but he's got help carrying the sport's banner. This year an abundance of high-profile, high-achieving players are back, and excitement is, well, high
WHEN OPPOSITES ATTACK
Houston coach Tom Herman and his quarterback, Greg Ward Jr., have overcome serious doubts about each other to run, pass and shout their way into the national title conversation
SWISS ARMY MEN
The answer to the up-tempo offense isn't a scheme—it's a person, a versatile defender like Michigan's Jabrill Peppers, who can play anywhere and make a quarterback doubt everything
POINT AFTER
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Love and Infamy
The retirement of Alex Rodriguez is cause to assess a player who cherished the game, tarnished it—and has more to offer it