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Around the country - Friday afternoon

A few quotes, notes, and tweets from this afternoon:

Caldwell loses mustache…Arkansas beat writer tweets: “Then this: DE coach Steve Caldwell is sans mustache. Woke up two days ago & decided it was gone. First time without it since -- 1978!”

Quoting Urban Meyer: “If you set a rule, you have to enforce it. We want our players to do the right thing, but I’m not going to tell them they can’t Twitter.”

Quoting Wake Forest head coach Jim Grobe: “We've been doing something we haven't done before by giving the freshman about as many reps as the upperclassmen. With that, I anticipate tomorrow we will probably make some mistakes, but the two practices will be about keeping the effort level high and getting everyone a lot of reps."

Quoting North Texas head coach Todd Dodge: “We are absolutely going to see more tackling in practice this year.”

Quoting TCU head coach Gary Patterson: "Overall, the group that has been most impressive is the quarterback and the wide receivers," he said after Tuesday's practice. "They're older; they're in great condition for the summer. They haven't stopped running since the first day of practice. Every day they've been at the top of their game."

New Mexico State head coach Dwayne Walker tweets: “The in-season twitter ban applies to me as well. Thanks for following and we'll talk after the season.”

Quoting Memphis head coach Larry Porter: "At the (offensive) line position, we definitely have a deficiency of depth. At the tight end position we have addressed that some. At the linebacker position I'm not as excited about our depth as I once was."

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