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College football rankings: Oklahoma falls into The Bottom 25 after losing second straight game

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25. Louisville 1-2 The Cardinals had last weekend off and hung steady on the edge of our rankings. This week it’s a road game against No. 19 Georgia Tech. (Last Week: 25) 24. Oklahoma 1-2 I wrote a bit about my biggest problem with Oklahoma during its loss to Iowa State on Saturday already. Here, I’ll just say that I do not expect Oklahoma to hang around The Bottom 25 for long, but it’s also not out of the question to think this team could lose its next two games against Texas and TCU if it doesn’t get its act together. (Not Ranked) 23. Wake Forest 1-2 The Deacs got into the win column by beating up on Campbell 66-14, but that’s not enough to get out of The Bottom 25. A win this weekend against Virginia might be. (10) 22. Texas State 1-3 My Beloved Bobcats had the weekend off and will be back on the road Saturday against Troy. This game will be the third of five consecutive road games for the Bobcats. (23) 21. Arkansas State 1-2 The Red Wolves returned to action against Coastal Carolina after having two games postponed, and looked like a team that hadn’t played in a while. The Chanticleers put a 52-23 beatdown on them. This week it’s a makeup date with Central Arkansas. (NR) 20. South Alabama 1-2 The Jaguars’ game against Troy was postponed due to COVID-19 (boy, I’m getting sick of having to type that) but this week, they’ll be on a scheduled bye before playing No. 22 Texas State on Oct. 17. (21) 19. Georgia Tech 1-2 The Yellow Jackets had the week off to think about their two losses since beating Florida State. This week they’ll square off with No. 25 Louisville in an ACC Bottom 25

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Browns WR Jarvis Landry playing in his 100th straight career game Sunday in Dallas

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — Jarvis Landry was inspired growing up by former Browns left tackle Joe Thomas to produce his own ironman streak in the NFL someday, and here he is, playing in his 100th straight career game Sunday in Dallas.

What’s more, Landry has never missed a game in his seven-year career, despite gutting it out all last season on a hip injury and undergoing surgery in February.

“It means a lot,” Landry said. “I always remember as a kid watching Monday Night Football or whatever it is, and you see the stat go across the screen of a guy that has that Joe Thomas stat for instance, like a guy has not missed a game and a guy is available. I always wanted that for my career. I try my best to make sure that I take care of my body to be out there each and every Sunday.”

Not even a major hip surgery was enough to snap the streak. Landry beat the clock by about a month in his recovery to be on the field for the opener in Baltimore Sept. 13.

“It was my first time having a major surgery, so there still were a lot of things that were unexpected and new every day,” he said. “I worked my butt off to make sure that I can be in the position I am today. Like I have told you guys since we have been talking, I still have a couple more weeks at trying to get to where I need to be.”

Left guard Joel Bitonio, who hasn’t missed a snap since 2016, noted that it’s not just a streak for Landry, but an elite one. His 576 career receptions rank 11th in NFL history for a players’s first seven years. He’s also tied for