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2015 Triplets U Tourney: Which alma mater reigns supreme?

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Earlier this summer, we updated our NFL Triplets list, and everyone who read it agreed with the fact-based conclusions 100 percent.

As you might know, many colleges also field football teams -- the best players from which go on to the aforementioned NFL. So, with the season's kickoff drawing ever closer, it's high time we tackle the best trios of student-athletes, school by school, who are currently employed as pro football players.

Yes, like an expanded version of the CFB's fancy new bracket tournament, we've pooled all the NFL rosters to come up with the 32 best trios by university. The standards remain the same: One quarterback, one running back and one pass catcher, with more weight/credit placed on the QB than the other two spots. All players must be on active rosters -- and, for the sake of their destinies here, all are preferably good at football.

My esteemed NFL Media colleagues and I will be casting our votes to determine which teams advance. Have an opinion on who should go on and who should go home? Let us know.

-- Dave Dameshek

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6) West Virginia: (Geno Smith, Charles Sims, Kevin White)

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4) Vanderbilt: (Jay Cutler, Zac Stacy, Jordan Matthews)

7) Oklahoma State: (Brandon Weeden, Joseph Randle, Dez Bryant)

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8) South Carolina: (Connor Shaw, Mike Davis, Alshon Jeffery)

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4) Fresno State: (Derek Carr, Ryan Mathews, Davante Adams)

6) Michigan State: (Brian Hoyer, Le'Veon Bell, Dion Sims)

7) North Carolina: (T.J. Yates, Giovani Bernard, Eric Ebron)

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