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OpinionRooney: Mike MacIntyre erred in giving Joe Tumpkin control of CU Buffs defense

Bowl-week responsibility came after MacIntyre learned of abuse charges
02/07/2017 04:13 PM MST
So much for "The Rise." It was fun ride, wasn't it? The clutch, emotional wins against teams that routinely beat up on the Colorado Buffaloes in recent years. 
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Rooney: After rough two months, signing day provides boost to CU football
01/31/2017 07:03 PM MST - December 1 wasn't all that long ago. Yet in terms of the meteoric turnaround put together by the Colorado football team throughout the fall, the past two months have provided a rude return to reality. Full Story

Rooney: Alamo Bowl needs to be a beginning, not an end
12/29/2016 05:23 PM MST - How do the Colorado Buffaloes want this unexpected yet much-deserved Alamo Bowl appearance to be remembered? Full Story

Guest column: College athletes' experience doesn't mirror non-athletes
12/26/2016 03:40 PM MST - Academic scandals are an occasional and troubling feature in big time college sports. But as important as they are, they can also distract us from far more systemic issues where college sports meet college education. Full Story

Rooney: Rashaan Salaam tragedy a stark reminder of life's travails
12/10/2016 08:27 PM MST - As it always does, inevitably, the sun broke through in Boulder Friday. The snow started to melt. The deep freeze that blanketed the region began to thaw. Full Story

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

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

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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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