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 play Washington in the division […]

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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 in hockey-related revenues. The NHL […]

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Rams defeat Cardinals 17-3

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 sacked a whopping nine times.

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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 that his treatment by Penn […]

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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. Pagano’s physician, Dr. Larry Cripe, […]

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Daniel defeats Wren in low scoring affair

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 235 yards on 29 carries […]

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NFL reaches tentative deal with referees

Looks like the hugely controversial ending to Monday night’s football game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers really was the tipping point. The NFL and the referees’ union announced at midnight Thursday that a tentative deal had been reached to end the lockout that began in June and led to replacement refs officiating games in the first […]

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