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Tyrann Mathieu: The Honey Badger, a breakout star and Heisman finalist a season ago, is now exiled from the LSU program and is at a crossroads his family knows well. Read the cover story by Thayer Evans and Pete Thamel.
Photo Gallery: Ex-LSU star Tyrann Mathieu on and off the field
SI senior writer Pete Thamel discusses his cover story (co-authored with senior writer Thayer Evans) on former LSU star Tyrann Mathieu's exile from college football.
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We opened the voting on five of the polls featured in SI's new book Football's Greatest and fielded input on Facebook, Google+, Instagram (@sportsillustrated), and Twitter (@SInow)
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Football's Greatest: The fans' votes
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Peter King: Eagles' firing won't solve their most pressing problems
Don Banks: Pressure shifts to Ravens' offense after key injuries on defense
Chris Burke: Redskins turn RGIII loose: Rewatching Week 6's games
Kerry J. Byrne: Inside the Numbers: A historic performance by Aaron Rodgers
Jim Trotter: Breaking down the NFL's major award races after Week 6
NFL players' poll: Who is the league's most underrated player?
With seven weeks of college football already in the books, some key questions have emerged for fans. Can Manti Te'o and Notre Dame maintain the winning luck of the Irish? Will Alabama roll to its fourth national championship in four years? Is West Virginia's Geno Smith sill the front-runner to win the Heisman?
In our annual Midseason Report, our experts analyze the season's first half, highlight the biggest surprises and flips, select the SI All-America first and second teams and tell what to expect in the coming weeks as we begin the countdown to the BCS Championship in Miami on Jan. 7.
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Cory McCartney: Who leads the pack at the season's midway point?
Andy Staples: Power Rankings: Schools that still control their own BCS destiny
Stewart Mandel: A pseudo-controversy in the season's first BCS standings
Get complete coverage of the MLB postseason, including previews and analysis of every game -- plus postgame video reports from Tom Verducci.
A look back at memorable moments in MLB's League Championship Series history
October surprises: A look back at memorable out-of-nowhere playoff heroes
Infamous blown calls in baseball's postseason history
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Ducks fend off Blackhawks for shootout victory
Hurricanes stage surprising rally against Sharks