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Barnett, Maggitt give No. 25 Vols fierce pass-rushing tandem

Barnett, Maggitt give No. 25 Vols fierce pass-rushing tandem

August 29th, 2015 4:00 am by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Opposing quarterbacks could encounter double trouble when they face the Vols. Derek Barnett and Curt Maggitt make No. 25 UT the only Football Bowl Subdivision program to return two players who had at least 10 sacks last season.

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Shuff totes load for Vikings in 34-21 win over Rebels

Shuff totes load for Vikings in 34-21 win over Rebels

August 29th, 2015 2:15 am by Holly Nelms

The Tennessee High running game, led by leading rusher Sir Shuff, ran over Sullivan South on Friday, allowing the Vikings to leave with a 34-21 non-conference victory over the Rebels.

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K-Mets clip Twins, wrap up Appy West Division title

K-Mets clip Twins, wrap up Appy West Division title

August 29th, 2015 1:45 am by Staff Report

It took a late comeback and one extra inning, but the Kingsport Mets clinched the Appalachian League West Division championship Friday night with a 9-6 win over the Elizabethton Twins.

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Wildcats nuke Tribe hopes late in fourth quarter

Wildcats nuke Tribe hopes late in fourth quarter

August 29th, 2015 1:20 am by George Thwaites

Oak Ridge LB Alex Manookian's interception of a deflected D-B pass attempt at the 11-yard line with two minutes remaining in the fourth quarter killed an Indians comeback drive and the Wildcats held on for a 17-14 victory.

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Photo Gallery: Dobyns-Bennett hosts Oak Ridge

August 29th, 2015 12:05 am by Chris Alley

Photo highlights from Friday night's game at J. Fred Johnson Stadium. Photos by Chris Alley.

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Photo Gallery: Sullivan South hosts Tennessee High

August 28th, 2015 10:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Plenty of photo highlights from Friday night's game in Colonial Heights. Photos by Ned Jilton II

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Stewart claims he didn't see Ward on track before fatal crash

Stewart claims he didn't see Ward on track before fatal crash

August 28th, 2015 8:46 pm by MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press

Tony Stewart said he didn't see a driver walking on a dirt track in upstate New York last year before he struck and killed him, also noting the racer was impaired by marijuana and shouldn't have been outside his car, according to court papers filed Friday

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Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new cigar-shaped craft

Goodyear retiring blimps, rolling out new cigar-shaped craft

August 28th, 2015 8:15 pm by JOHN ROGERS and JAE C. HONG, Associated Press

"It's a brand new design. It is a much larger airship. It's a semi-rigid dirigible," Goodyear's Priscilla Tasker said of the new fleet of non-blimps. The replacement models are 246 feet long, nearly the length of a football field.

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Charge against Titans' Hunter reduced to misdemeanor

Charge against Titans' Hunter reduced to misdemeanor

August 28th, 2015 7:40 pm by Associated Press

The felony charge against Tennessee Titans wide receiver Justin Hunter has been reduced to a misdemeanor count of assault and battery.

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Keep up with all the action in the SportsLive RedZone!

Keep up with all the action in the SportsLive RedZone!

August 28th, 2015 5:00 pm by Staff Report

Tonight and throughout the season, you can get live up-to-the-minute updates from key high school football matchups throughout the region.

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