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Kenseth wins at Talladega after huge last-lap crash

October 8, 2012
Kenseth wins at Talladega after huge last-lap crash

Daytona 500 winner Matt Kenseth won at the Talladega Superspeedway Sunday after a huge crash on the last lap took out 10 of the 12 Chase for the Sprint Cup title contenders. Defending NASCAR champion Tony Stewart triggered the 25-car pileup as he tried to protect his lead and mistakenly chopped across the front of…

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Week 7 NFL Highlights

October 8, 2012
Week 7 NFL Highlights

In NFL Week Seven action on Sunday, the  Atlanta Falcons defeated the Washington Redskins 24-17.  A hit in the third quarter knocked rookie Redskins quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III out of the game with a mild concussion. The win gave the Falcons their first 5-0 start in franchise history.  Elsewhere, the Seattle…

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Season ends for Braves with disputed call

October 5, 2012
Season ends for Braves with disputed call

The St. Louis Cardinals won baseball’s first wild-card playoff, taking advantage of a disputed infield fly call that led to a protest and fans littering the field with debris to beat the Atlanta Braves 6-3 Friday. Matt Holliday homered and the defending World Series champion Cardinals benefited from three Braves errors. St. Louis advanced to…

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NHL cancels first two weeks of regular season

October 5, 2012
NHL cancels first two weeks of regular season

The NHL canceled the first two weeks of the regular season Thursday, from October 11th to 24th, because of the ongoing player lockout. The players’ union blamed the league, saying they should lift the lockout and let the games go on while negotiations continue. The two sides are battling over how to split $3 billion…

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Rams defeat Cardinals 17-3

October 5, 2012

The St. Louis Rams beat the previously undefeated Arizona Cardinals 17-3 Thursday night at home in St. Louis. Despite getting the win, Rams quarterbackSam Bradford went just 7 for 21 for 141 yards and two touchdowns, the second-lowest total of his career. Cardinals QB Kevin Kolb was 28 of 50 for 289 yards and was…

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Sandusky witness McQueary files defamation suit against Penn State

October 3, 2012
Sandusky witness McQueary files defamation suit against Penn State

A former Penn State graduate assistant who reported that he saw former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky showering with a young boy in the locker room in 2001 and testified at Sandusky’s child sex abuse trial sued the university Tuesday for defamation and misrepresentation. Mike McQueary’slawsuit, which is seeking millions of dollars in damages, says…

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Colts coach Pagano diagnosed with leukemia

October 2, 2012
Colts coach Pagano diagnosed with leukemia

The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday that their rookie head coach, Chuck Pagano, has been diagnosed with leukemia. The Colts said Pagano — who turns 52 today — has been hospitalized for treatment and would likely not return to full coaching duties this season. Filling in on an interim basis will be offensive coordinator Bruce Arians.…

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Bears defeat Cowboys 34-18 in ‘Monday Night Football’

October 2, 2012
Bears defeat Cowboys 34-18 in ‘Monday Night Football’

The Chicago Bears defeated the Dallas Cowboys 34-18 last night (October 1st) in Monday Night Football in Texas. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo was 31 of 43 for 307 yards and a touchdown, but threw five interceptions, matching his career high, Bear QB Jay Cutler went 18 of 24 for 275 yards with two touchdowns.  

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Daniel defeats Wren in low scoring affair

September 28, 2012

In 96.3 WGOG’s Broadcast Game of the Week Friday, Daniel edged Wren 14-10 in Powdersville.  The game did not become the high scoring juggernaut expected, as both defenses played well, with the Lions getting the victory without the benefit of any second half points.  Clemson commit Jae’lon Oglesby garnered Player of the Game honors with…

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Fans cheer return of regular refs as Ravens top Browns 23-16

September 28, 2012
Fans cheer return of regular refs as Ravens top Browns 23-16

Fans in Baltimore cheered the return of the regular referees when the officials walked on the field Thursday ahead of last night’s game that Baltimore’s Ravens won over the Cleveland Browns 23-16. Just hours after the NFL’s lockout of the refs ended at midnight, the officiating crew got a round of applause as they walked…

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