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AAC football media day: Conference headquarters not moving anywhere soon

AAC football media day: Conference headquarters not moving anywhere soon

How exactly do you create an identity for a conference of private and public universities spread across the country from Texas to Connecticut? Lobster. Actually, lots and lots of lobster - 290 critters to be exact. Most of the coaches and players from the American Athletic Conference started trickling into Newport, R.I., Monday morning for the league's annual football media day, which includes its signature clambake. The event actually spans two days this year thanks to the addition of Navy football. The heralded New England-style clambake is one of the few traditions the three-year old conference can claim from its former Big East days. It might also be one of...

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