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Facebook is allowing users to overlay their profile pics with up to eight college football teams starting this weekend: Georgia, Oregon, Miami, Nebraska, Michigan, Oklahoma, Texas and Ohio State. Facebook users can go to Facebook.com/gameface to select something like the Michigan logo alongside a ...
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