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Jackets take advantage of mistake-prone Hokie quarterback, score key division win
Virginia Tech has always been the team known for its defense in matchups with the triple-option offense of Georgia Tech. The Yellow Jackets turned the tables some Saturday.
September 21, 2014 01:10 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bulldogs pummel outmatched Trojans
Sony Michel and Isaiah McKenzie shared the spotlight, just like their high school days in South Florida.
September 21, 2014 01:07 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Southern wins Sun Belt debut
Matt Breida rushed for 187 yards and two touchdowns to lead Georgia Southern to a 28-6 win over South Alabama in the first Sun Belt conference game for both teams Saturday night.
September 21, 2014 01:05 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Panthers’ bid for upset turns into lopsided defeat
Washington needed a second-half surge to overcome a 14-point halftime deficit to earn a 45-14 victory over Georgia State on Saturday afternoon.
September 21, 2014 01:04 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Goodell: 'Same mistakes can never be repeated'
More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL’s handling of players accused of crimes.
September 19, 2014 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hester now stands alone as NFL greatest returner
Devin Hester gets a text every morning from Deion Sanders, usually with some sort of inspirational message.
September 19, 2014 04:10 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Early ACC Coastal test: Hokies vs. Yellow Jackets
Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech arrive at their Atlantic Coast Conference openers in search of offensive consistency, and knowing their most important game remaining might be the one today.
September 19, 2014 04:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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No. 13 Georgia looking to bounce back against Troy
The last year Troy lost its first three games, Herschel Walker was running toward the Heisman Trophy at Georgia.
September 19, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Details of Dwyer's arrest paint dark picture
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said Thursday.
September 19, 2014 12:47 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wilkie returns to last year’s form
Creekview and Sequoyah earned their first wins of the season Friday, ensuring that no team from Cherokee County will go winless in 2014.
September 21, 2014 01:11 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Typically ground-based Chiefs turn to the pass to halt Knights
Sequoyah set the tone early Friday night, as Austin Tracy completed a 36-yard pass to Mason Tucker on the first play from scrimmage.
September 20, 2014 01:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grizzlies pull away for first win
Kyle Wilkie “is back.” That was coach Terry Crowder’s assessment of his junior quarterback’s play, after Creekview’s dramatic 42-39 win over Rome in Friday’s Region 7AAAAA (A) opener at the Grizzly...
September 20, 2014 01:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Reinhardt preps for battle with Faulkner
Reinhardt will go up against a formidable opponent, one that boasts one of the top players in the NAIA and is ranked No. 4 in the most recent coaches’ poll.
September 20, 2014 01:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Knights resort to small-ball basics to take subregion lead
River Ridge gave a how-to lesson on playing small-ball Thursday night, producing enough runs to beat Creekview 5-2 and walk away with the top spot in Region 7AAAAA (A).
September 19, 2014 12:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Chiefs, Knights meet for first time in game with postseason implications
Sequoyah and River Ridge have met twice before on the football field, but there was a different feel as the teams prepared for tonight’s game on the Knights’ home field. This time, it counts.
September 19, 2014 12:53 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grizzlies look to start from scratch in subregion play
At the start of the season, every team is 0-0. Creekview coach Terry Crowder has been reminding his players of this throughout the week.
September 19, 2014 12:51 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Private school invited to football showcase
King’s Academy football players will have the opportunity to participate in a showcase game for the first time, as the team was invited to be part of the Georgia Northwest Bowl.
September 19, 2014 12:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Popular monster truck series back at Dixie
Halloween is still six weeks away, but that won’t stop monsters from appearing at Dixie Speedway this weekend. The Woodstock dirt track will host its 20th annual Fall Monster Truck Nationals on Fri...
September 18, 2014 12:31 AM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Teams take different approach with break
With Cherokee County schools taking an entire week off for fall break, many coaches have been left to decide how much emphasis to place on athletics.
September 17, 2014 12:17 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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