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The Scoop on What You Missed This Week

There will be football on television every weekend for the next 28 weeks. Hallelujah.

The Starting Five: Our five best stories of the week.

- An enlightening interview with Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo on how to run a program at the service academy level and how to manage a work-life balance. 

- Speaking of work-life balance, is that becoming an issue for Urban Meyer again? 

- We had some big-time facilities reveals this week: Alabama, Arizona and Oregon. 

- The small company behind college football's massive helmet craze

- Is this the next leg of the facilities arms race? Oklahoma thinks they've built the best dorm in the country

The Film Room: A sampling of the best videos we posted this week.

- Do uniforms actually matter in recruiting? These coaches think so

- Check out this great uniform reveal from an NAIA program. 

- "The Pac-12 is better at this presentation stuff than every other conference combined."

- The Ragin' Cajuns' head coach is much stronger than your head coach.

- Improve your program in eight minutes by learning from Miami's nutrition program.

The Best in Non-Coaching News: News you need to know outside of The Scoop.

- The USA Today Coaches' Poll is out. 

- ESPN will show 69 weeknight football games this fall. Amen to that. 

- First practice dates for (almost) all 125 FBS programs, all in one place.

- Texas A&M-Commerce has the most insane midfield logo you'll ever see. 

- If you're from the Midwest or Texas, you'll love this list. If you're from Florida, you'd probably just stay away. The top 10 metro areas in the country for high school football. 

- Arizona State and Cal will star in their own version of Hard Knocks.