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Newsome's Wasps picked last in ODAC coaches' poll

Newsome's Wasps picked last in ODAC coaches' poll

August 8th, 2014 6:33 pm by Staff Report

Emory & Henry's Curt Newsome has his work cut out for him, at least according to his fellow Old Dominion Athletic Conference football coaches.

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AARP to return as Jeff Gordon sponsor

AARP to return as Jeff Gordon sponsor

August 8th, 2014 3:14 pm by Associated Press

It marks AARP's fifth year as a primary sponsor of the No. 24 team, unprecedented in NASCAR for a social cause.

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Tennessee QBs struggling in training camp

Tennessee QBs struggling in training camp

August 8th, 2014 2:50 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

The only hint Tennessee coach Butch Jones has offered about the status of the Volunteers' quarterback competition is that he isn't satisfied with the performance of each contender.

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Cavs picked to finish 10th in MEC football race

Cavs picked to finish 10th in MEC football race

August 8th, 2014 2:25 pm by Staff Report

The Virginia-Wise football team has the opportunity to surprise some people in 2014. The Cavaliers were picked to finish 10th out of 11 teams in the preseason Mountain East Conference coaches' poll, released Friday.

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Rain halts play early at PGA Championship

Rain halts play early at PGA Championship

August 8th, 2014 9:51 am by PAUL NEWBERRY, AP National Writer

A steady rain forced officials to suspend the round after just 20 minutes because of too much water on the putting surfaces and fairways. Work crews already were using squeegees on the greens when another burst of showers hit Valhalla.

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K-Mets plunder a pair of games from the Pirates

K-Mets plunder a pair of games from the Pirates

August 8th, 2014 12:23 am by Pat Kenney

Branden Kaupe's clutch two-run double lifted the Kingsport Mets over the Bristol Pirates on Thursday night.

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Happy Snaps photo booth at the Times-News Member Appreciation Night at the Kingsport Mets!

August 7th, 2014 4:37 pm by Staff Report

See Kingsport's Baseball fans having fun dressing up at the Times-News Happy Snaps Photo Booth.

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Tennessee's youth offers hope, tests patience

Tennessee's youth offers hope, tests patience

August 7th, 2014 4:00 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee coach Butch Jones Jones says the Vols can't use their youth "as a crutch, an excuse." He made his point by canceling the players' scheduled interviews Monday after a sluggish practice.

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Slithery Titans receiver Wright shows his speed

Slithery Titans receiver Wright shows his speed

August 7th, 2014 3:59 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Pro Football Writer

"This year I plan on breaking a little more of those tackles, trying to get loose and go score, and I'll show everybody how fast I am."

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Former UT football player Milner dies at 90

Former UT football player Milner dies at 90

August 7th, 2014 12:25 am by Associated Press

Orvis Milner, who played football for Tennessee during Robert Neyland's coaching tenure in the 1940s, has died. He was 90 years old.

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