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Monday's One Minute Warm up

To get the blood pumping:

- In an effort to get more students at games, Northern Illinois is offering up a shot at free tuition.

- I'm really not sure why this took so long...

- This tweet is worth sharing with your players

- Here's a look at the preseason follies around the NFL.

- Brownie points for country singer Brad Paisley

- Just in case you're tempted to try the Ghost Pepper wings at Buffalo Wild Wings, let this video from Arizona football players serve as a reminder NOT to.

- In rather sad news, Northern Illinois lost their mascot husky "Diesel" over the weekend to cancer.

- Neal Brown is already putting his offensive stamp on the program at Troy.

- The oddest stat of the week.

- After their win on Saturday over Stanford, Northwestern is an impressive 9-0 against "academic comparables" according to Teddy Greenstein.

- Prepare to have your childhood memories ruined.

On tap tonight:

Ohio State at Virginia Tech - 8pm EST - ESPN

From the weekend:

- Watch the video of two Texas HS players targeting a referee after a call they disagreed with.

- Watch Bronco Mendenhall's emotional post game speech after BYU beat Nebraska with a Hail Mary from their backup quarterback.

- 7 nuggets from the opening weekend of college football. What's real and what was a mirage?