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Miller’s mark of futility lives on
Brandon Barnes had three hits, including a two-run homer, and the Colorado Rockies extended Atlanta right-hander Shelby Miller’s winless streak to 18 starts with a 6-3 victory over the Braves.
August 27, 2015 12:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mahan in need of strong finish at The Barclays
Recent history is what gives Hunter Mahan a level of optimism he would not ordinarily have at The Barclays.
August 27, 2015 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Titans look to stop QB revolving door
The Tennessee Titans know very well the value of having a quality backup quarterback. This franchise has started one quarterback an entire season just once since the 2002 season.
August 27, 2015 12:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grossman ‘excited’ about opportunity with Falcons
Veteran quarterback Rex Grossman believes he has a couple more seasons left in him. After signing the 35-year-old backup to a one-year deal Wednesday, the Atlanta Falcons seem to agree.
August 26, 2015 11:09 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bowfishing tournament in Mississippi River draws complaints
UPDATE: The teams of fishermen arrived with a seemingly unusual array of equipment — loud airboats, powerful searchlights and scores of bows and arrows.
August 26, 2015 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Atlanta done in by its defensive woes
Chad Bettis pitched five solid innings in his return from the disabled list and the Colorado Rockies scored four unearned runs, taking advantage of three errors by Atlanta third baseman Adonis Garcia.
August 26, 2015 12:12 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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IndyCar series in crisis after driver’s death
When Tony Kanaan arrived home following the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway, his wife asked him why he continued to race in a series that has such high risk.
August 26, 2015 12:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Carolina ends QB uncertainty with Mitch
Connor Mitch finally won the quarterback job at South Carolina, and Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier said Tuesday the sophomore has a chance to keep it well beyond next week’s season opener.
August 26, 2015 12:09 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grossman brought in for chance as backup
Rex Grossman, who hasn't taken a snap in an NFL game since 2011, could soon join the competition to be the backup for Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan.
August 25, 2015 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Robby Ginepri, '05 US Open semifinalist, retires from tennis
Robby Ginepri, the most recent American man to reach a Grand Slam semifinal, has retired after 14 years on the ATP World Tour.
August 27, 2015 01:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wolverines face changed team in first road trip
Following its 40-21 victory over neighboring River Ridge, Woodstock will travel to Johns Creek on Friday in a rematch of a game it won 9-0 a year ago.
August 27, 2015 12:16 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Auburn secondary counting on transfers Countess, Matthews
Hard-hitting safety Tray Matthews expects to add some "boom" to Auburn's defense. Cornerback Blake Countess, meanwhile, brings versatility and the experience that comes with starting 30 games for M...
August 26, 2015 04:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tackling goes high-tech at Dartmouth with new dummies
On the Ivy League campus of Dartmouth College, even the football tackling dummies are smart.
August 26, 2015 02:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Four-run fifth allows Creekview to pull away in battle of county, subregion foes
Creekview and River Ridge were tied at 1-all for four innings Tuesday night before the Lady Grizzlies’ four-run fifth inning put them ahead for good in a 5-2 win.
August 26, 2015 12:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Demolition derby caps month of festivities at Dixie
Dixie Speedway will return to action Saturday after being idle last weekend, with extra money to award its race winners.
August 26, 2015 12:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock boys, Creekview girls prevail in cross country opener
The cross country season got started Friday with the Battle of the Fairways at the Fairways of Canton golf course.
August 26, 2015 12:13 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teams look for early boosts from Week 1 success
The 2014 season was a banner year for Cherokee County. Three teams qualified for the state playoffs, and only one finished with a losing record. Etowah reached the semifinals in the state’s highest...
August 23, 2015 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Wolverines’ Rubin, Solorzano plan to continue their connection at KSU
It is common for teammates to form a bond with one another, especially if they have been playing together for a long time. That is the case for Woodstock softball players Danielle Rubin and Lexi So...
August 23, 2015 12:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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KSU joins group of FCS teams in Georgia
By Sept. 3, they hope to be a team. More than two years after approving a new football program, the Owls will finally begin their inaugural season with a game at East Tennessee State, followed by t...
August 22, 2015 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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