Sep 20, 2014; Ann Arbor, MI, USA; Michigan Wolverines athletic director Dave Brandon before the game against the Utah Utes at Michigan Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports


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Andrew Melnick is an Editor at FanSided. He previously worked at SB Nation and has been a talk radio host for both ESPN Radio and NBC Sports in Orlando, St. Augustine and Tampa Bay. Follow him on twitter @Andrew_Melnick.

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As a Maryland graduate who was born and raised in Memphis, Tenn., I have been following college football since Peyton Manning played at the University of Tennessee. I went to school for journalism because of the fact that I wanted to write about sports, and despite growing up a Volunteer fan and an SEC fan, moving to the East Coast has allowed me to embrace college football from a more national perspective. As of right now I still live in Maryland and consider the DMV home, but I never have forgotten my Memphis roots, which I consider home as well.

Jerry Levi,

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I have a passion for writing about Southern Conference football and basketball...Grew up in Greenville, S.C. attending Furman football games with my grandfather and my father...Attended Appalachian State University...I have covered FCS football for several internet websites, including The Sports Network.

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