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Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

Youngsters discover thrill of drag racing through family

July 27th, 2014 1:02 am by Dave Ongie

They say it's lonely at the top, and that certainly seemed to be the case Saturday afternoon at Bristol Dragway as eliminations continued on the final day of the NHRA Summit Racing Jr. Drag Racing League Eastern Conference Finals.

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Harvick nabs pole for Brickyard 400

Harvick nabs pole for Brickyard 400

July 26th, 2014 4:21 pm by Associated Press

Kevin Harvick won the pole for the Brickyard 400 with a dominating qualifying run Saturday at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Titans rookie Mettenberger hears 'Roll Tide,' gets sucker-punched

Titans rookie Mettenberger hears 'Roll Tide,' gets sucker-punched

July 26th, 2014 4:20 pm by Associated Press

Tennessee Titans rookie quarterback Zach Mettenberger knows only too well the intensity of the Alabama-LSU rivalry. Mettenberger was sucker-punched last weekend by an Alabama fan while at a bar.

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Baseball Hall cuts election eligibility to 10 years

Baseball Hall cuts election eligibility to 10 years

July 26th, 2014 1:10 pm by Associated Press

Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for the Hall of Fame ballot under changes made Saturday. The Hall of Fame's board cut a player's eligibility from 15 years to 10.

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Less 'MeAngelo,' more maturity for Redskins CB Hall

Less 'MeAngelo,' more maturity for Redskins CB Hall

July 26th, 2014 12:00 pm by Associated Press

DeAngelo Hall stood before his Redskins teammates last spring and downplayed his "MeAngelo" antics. Still, though, mention Hall and the phrase "temperamental hothead" is just as likely to come to mind as "three-time Pro Bowl cornerback."

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Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams

Petty believes NASCAR should be helping teams

July 26th, 2014 12:04 am by Associated Press

Richard Petty said Friday the newly formed Race Team Alliance was necessary because NASCAR hasn't done enough to help team owners slash costs.

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Royals sweep Appy twin bill with K-Mets

Royals sweep Appy twin bill with K-Mets

July 25th, 2014 11:12 pm by Staff Report

The Kingsport Mets took it on the chin Friday night, losing both ends of an Appalachian League doubleheader at Burlington.

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Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

Bristol's Moore brings iconic 'War Wizard' home

July 25th, 2014 10:20 pm by Dave Ongie

Every driver loves competing at his or her home track, but the bond between Randy Moore and Bristol Motor Speedway runs especially deep. The Bristol native will fire up his "War Wizard" for Thompson Metal Monster Truck Madness at BMS.

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Titans open camp with new coach, goal to win now

Titans open camp with new coach, goal to win now

July 25th, 2014 6:38 pm by Associated Press

The Titans reported Friday for training camp with their new coach, and Ken Whisenhunt says he knows fans want to win now. So do the Titans.

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'Mister' Jennings joins Lees-McRae hoops staff

'Mister' Jennings joins Lees-McRae hoops staff

July 25th, 2014 1:08 pm by Staff Report

Former East Tennessee State star Keith "Mister" Jennings has joined the Lees-McRae men's basketball staff as an assistant coach.

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