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Rooney: Bowl workouts to give CU Buffs a jump on 2017

Uncharted territory allows extra workouts typical of elite programs
12/03/2016 07:03 PM MST
There still is a game to play. One that Colorado football fans have been long-starved for, and which will give the Buffaloes an opportunity to end their remarkable 2016 season on a far more fitting note than the disappointment that played out in Friday night's Pac-12 Conference championship game. 
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Rooney: Sefo Liufau's injury dooms Pac-12 title hopes
12/02/2016 11:49 PM MST - It could have been a perfect script, and it was one that almost seemed fitting for all quarterback Sefo Liufau has endured during his record-setting Colorado football career. Full Story

Rooney: Team of destiny ready to fulfill improbable dream
12/02/2016 11:20 AM MST - A sunny Northern California afternoon was just giving way to evening when Mike MacIntyre paused his exit from Stanford Stadium deep in stadium's bowels. Full Story

Top-level college athletes need to be schooled on going pro
11/28/2016 05:04 PM MST - "Let me tell you about the very rich." That's how F. Scott Fitzgerald opened his 1926 short story, "The Rich Boy. Full Story

Rooney: Buffs still eager to feast after gaining Pac-12 South crown
11/26/2016 11:07 PM MST - Pac-12 Conference South Division champions. Three months ago such an opening sentence likely would have been ticketed for a work of fiction when discussing the long-suffering Colorado Buffaloes football program. Full Story

Rooney: CU Buffs embracing the pressure, spotlight
11/19/2016 07:57 PM MST - This is how a football team asserts its will. This is how a squad still unproven at the championship level not only scoffs at the mounting pressure, but revels in it. Full Story

Rooney: Cooler heads must prevail for CU Buffs to reach division-title goals
11/04/2016 09:52 AM MDT - Mike MacIntyre has worked his way into consideration for the Pac-12 Conference and even national coach of the year honors. Full Story

Guest column: College athletes actually can get paid
10/25/2016 02:15 PM MDT - With more and more money pouring its way into college sports, college athletes and their representatives have been pushing for a bigger slice of the growing pie. Full Story

Rooney: Lindgren the unsung hero of resurgent Buffs
10/15/2016 11:12 PM MDT - Last year, he often was the whipping boy for Colorado football fans critical of the team's play selection. Full Story

Rooney: Settling for late FG a passive move for CU Buffs
10/08/2016 11:35 PM MDT - Davis Price did his job and knocked down the points. But the decision to go for a field goal all but handed the victory to the USC Trojans. Full Story

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Are car keys a thing of the past?

The furor over General Motors' deadly ignition switch has the potential to doom the car key, a technology drivers have been using for 65 years. Full Story
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Famous bidders lining up to buy Clippers

Billionaires, entertainers and athletes alike announced their intentions to pursue the Los Angeles Clippers with varying degrees of seriousness Wednesday, proving the longtime losers will be quite a prize if the NBA is able to wrest control of the team away from Donald Sterling after his lifetime ban for racist remarks. Full Story
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Louis CK is back and grumpier than ever

Louie, who (like Louis) is a New York comic and a divorced father of two daughters, knows struggle and angst and cloudy wonderment. He views life through eyes with a stricken look, dwelling in a state of comfortable dread. Full Story

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