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    USF vs Cincinnati Betting Preview: Free Picks, Props, Best Bets | CBS Sports HQ

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    USF vs. CIN

    Ben Bryant connects for 2-yard TD pass

    Ben Bryant connects for 2-yard TD pass

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Deneric Prince rushes in for 2-yard TD

    Deneric Prince rushes in for 2-yard TD

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Deneric Prince crosses goal line for 8-yard TD

    Deneric Prince crosses goal line for 8-yard TD

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Corey Kiner runs for 19-yard TD

    Corey Kiner runs for 19-yard TD

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Tyler Scott left wide open for 61-yard Cincy TD

    Cincinnati QB Ben Bryant lobs it downfield to a wide open Tyler Scott for a 61-yard touchdown.

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Deshawn Pace gets the pick-six for Cincinnati

    Deshawn Pace gets the pick-six for Cincinnati

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Braylon Braxton rushes in for 2-yard touchdown

    Braylon Braxton rushes in for 2-yard touchdown

    CIN 31, TSA 21

    Shaun Shivers scores 47-yard rushing TD

    Shaun Shivers scores 47-yard rushing TD

    IU 24, CIN 45

    Connor Bazelak throws 2-yard TD pass to Shaun Shivers

    Connor Bazelak throws 2-yard TD pass to Shaun Shivers

    IU 24, CIN 45

    Bryant and Scott connect again to extend Bearcats lead

    Ben Bryant airs it out for 34-yard touchdown

    IU 24, CIN 45

    Connor Bazelak throws 19-yard touchdown vs. Cincinnati

    Connor Bazelak throws 19-yard touchdown vs. Cincinnati

    IU 24, CIN 45

    Tre Tucker scores 5-yard TD vs. Indiana

    Tre Tucker scores 5-yard TD vs. Indiana

    IU 24, CIN 45

    Paycor Stadium Ended the Battle for the Bell

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    Experiencing Fayetteville As A Bearcat

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    The History of Season Openers in the Fickell era, Part 2

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    The History of Season Openers in the Fickell Era, Part 1

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    Opponent First Look: Navy

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    Opponent First Look: SMU

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    Opponent First Look: USF Will Be Much Improved

    The Cincinnati Bearcats will be in for a fight against USF this season.

    Opponent First Look: USF

    The USF Bulls will be the most improved team in the AAC. They will arguably be the most improved team in college football.

    Opponent First Look: Tulsa

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    Report: Cincinnati Signs Luke Fickell to Contract Extension Through 2028

    Fickell led the Bearcats to the College Football Playoff last season.View the original article to see embedded media.After becoming the first Group of Five team to make the College Football Playoff last season, Cincinnati has secured its head coach for the near future.The Bearcats have reportedly agreed to a contract extension with head coach Luke Fickell through the 2028 season, according to Justin Williams of The Athletic.

    National Signing Day: 10 Group of Five Recruits to Watch in 2022

    Top talent is prevalent throughout college football and the latest batch of Group of Five talent has been locked in following signing dayThe Group of Five will soon be reshaped with conference realignment but even before that point, the FBS programs continue to contend with the Power 5 for select recruits and the 2022 cycle proved no difference. Cincinnati brings in the top class for the third straight cycle while the likes of Houston, UCF and Coastal Carolina made waves, among others, in the process.

    Report: CFP Leaders Focused on ‘More Inclusive’ Playoff Format

    The future of the College Football Playoff format was called further into question after last weekend's semifinal blowouts.View the original article to see embedded media.As the next round of College Football Playoff expansion talks approaches, there seems to be one main theme that fans continue to highlight—the semifinal blowouts on New Year’s Eve. Alabama trounced Cincinnati in the Cotton Bowl while Georgia overwhelmed Michigan in the Orange Bowl, resulting in a rematch of the SEC championship for the national title on Jan.

    Cinderella Denied: Nick Saban's Juggernaut Strikes Again in Trampling Cincinnati

    A Crimson Tide team that wasn't even a CFP lock one month ago will play for the title.

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    Michigan wide receiver Grant Perry, left, celebrates his touchdown with offensive lineman Patrick Kugler (57) in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game against Cincinnati in Ann Arbor, Mich., Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017. Michigan won 36-14. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)