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Mariota signing lures more than 3,400 to Titans camp

August 1st, 2015 8:45 pm by Associated Press

The chance at an autograph from Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota helped the Tennessee Titans lure their biggest crowd to training camp in years, so much so that the rookie quarterback couldn't send everyone away happy.

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Astros third inning avalanche keeps K-Mets covered up

Astros third inning avalanche keeps K-Mets covered up

August 2nd, 2015 1:19 am by George Thwaites

With Saturday's 10-6 win, the Astros (21-17) are ever more firmly in command of the West Division lead. Kingsport (18-20) is now tied with Elizabethton for third, three games behind Greeneville.

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Photo Gallery: Kingsport Mets game with Greeneville Astros

August 1st, 2015 9:29 pm by George Thwaites

Photos from Saturday night's Appalachian League baseball game between the Greeneville Astros and the Kingsport Mets at Hunter Wright Stadium.

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Van Dyke reunited with victory lane on Racers Reunion Night at Kingsport

Van Dyke reunited with victory lane on Racers Reunion Night at Kingsport

August 1st, 2015 7:22 pm by Staff Report

Racing was conducted in front of a crowd that included several retired drivers who had raced at the Model City facility throughout the years. Racers Reunion Night at the Races was a way for fans to connect to a bygone era of local stock car racing.

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Kyle Busch wins again, this time at Pocono in trucks

Kyle Busch wins again, this time at Pocono in trucks

August 1st, 2015 4:13 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch's return to NASCAR's Camping World Truck Series was a triumphant one Saturday when he pulled away on the final laps to win at Pocono Raceway.

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Troubles haven't slowed down for NFL

Troubles haven't slowed down for NFL

August 1st, 2015 1:00 pm by ARNIE STAPLETON, AP Pro Football Writer

The NFL's endless aggravation raged through an offseason marked by more crime and punishment, rules violations by owners, and the never-ending "Deflategate" saga.

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Mejia walk-off hit seals Greeneville 4-3 win over K-Mets in 10th

Mejia walk-off hit seals Greeneville 4-3 win over K-Mets in 10th

July 31st, 2015 11:51 pm by George Thwaites

Kingsport's Nabil Crismatt pitches well enough to win, but a sterling relief effort by Greeneville's Devonte German kept the door open for the Astro's to collect the victory in extras.

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Dobyns-Bennett coach Graham Clark in rare form on football media day

Dobyns-Bennett coach Graham Clark in rare form on football media day

July 31st, 2015 10:07 pm by Pat Kenney

On coaching at D-B for so long: "It's getting to the point where I just get birthday cards from funeral homes, they just love me for my body."

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NCAA gets stay in O'Bannon case; payments delayed

NCAA gets stay in O'Bannon case; payments delayed

July 31st, 2015 10:00 pm by Associated Press

The NCAA was given a respite Friday when the 9th U.S. Circuit Court delayed the implementation of possible payments to athletes for the use of their names, images and likenesses.

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Kyle Busch, eyeing third straight win, takes pole at Pocono

Kyle Busch, eyeing third straight win, takes pole at Pocono

July 31st, 2015 8:00 pm by DAN GELSTON, AP Sports Writer

Kyle Busch will start his drive for his fourth straight NASCAR Sprint Cup Series victory from a familiar spot: out front and in first.

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Judge orders court appearances for Goodell, Brady

Judge orders court appearances for Goodell, Brady

July 31st, 2015 7:57 pm by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

The federal judge handling Tom Brady's attempt to overturn his four-game suspension ordered the New England quarterback and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to appear in court twice in mid-August.

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