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The Agony and the Ecstasy: Danger in El Paso, and more of the best photos of Week 1

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UTEP and pickaxe-wielding head coach Mike Price give Oklahoma fair warning before the Sooners' narrow escape from El Paso.
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Quarterback Jeff Tuel reconsiders the preseason optimism at Washington State after the Cougars failed to score a touchdown in a 30-6 loss at BYU.
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240-pound tailback Le'Veon Bell gets on up en route to a 44-carry, 210-yard, two-touchdown night in Michigan State's 17-13 win over Boise State.
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And after the game, Bell looks very, very tired.
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N.C. State's All-American cornerback, David Amerson, gets posterized on a long touchdown pass for the second time in the first quarter of the Wolfpack's 35-21 loss to Tennessee, this time by the unheralded Zach Rogers.
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If anyone deserves this photo after the last two-and-a-half years, it's Derek Dooley.
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The Stanford Band, because Stanford Band.
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The game went less swimmingly for the Luck-less Cardinal, who were outgained by San Jose State in a 20-17 nailbiter.
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Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert reaches high into the blue-gray Dublin sky for an easy second quarter touchdown in the Irish's 50-10 demolition of Navy.
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Donte Foster hauls in the clinching touchdown in Ohio U. of Ohio's 24-14 upset at Penn State, arguably the biggest win in the history of Bobcat football.
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Meanwhile, well, there you go.
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LSU handled North Texas easily, 41-14, but it wasn't a cake walk for quarterback Zach Mettenberger in his first college start.
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Linebacker Hayes Pullard scores one of USC's seven touchdowns in a 49-10 rout over Hawaii, and don't the kids just love it?
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Apparently Texas State coach Dennis Franchione couldn't believe the scoreboard either after his team's 30-13 upset over Houston in its first game as an FBS program.
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Redshirt freshman quarterback J.W. Walsh luxuriates in a little camaraderie after throwing for two garbage time touchdowns in Oklahoma State's 84-0 incineration of Savannah State. Please, nobody tell him it gets harder.
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Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd, on the other hand, knows full well that moments like this one, following a draining, 26-19 win over Auburn, don't come nearly as often.
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Here's guessing that the time will come eventually for Boyd's Auburn counterpart, Kiehl Frazier. But not Saturday night.
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Michigan linebacker Jake Ryan feels the pain as Alabama tight end Michael Williams crushes his head on the Crimson Tide's first touchdown.
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Meanwhile, Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson simply feels the pain.
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Oregon had a predictably easy time in a 57-34 blowout of Arkansas State – it was 50-10 at the half – but quarterback Ryan Aplin didn't help the Red Wolves' cause on this "throw."
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Arizona receiver Austin Hill, pulling some straight-up Willie Mays shit on a 30-yard touchdown reception in the Wildcats' 24-17, overtime win over Toledo. 'Zona racked up 624 yards of total offense in Rich Rodriguez's first game as head coach, but only scored one other touchdown in regulation.
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