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Police report IDs UT players in rape investigation

Police report IDs UT players in rape investigation

November 18th, 2014 7:24 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and cornerback Michael Williams were identified as subjects of a rape investigation in a Knoxville Police report released Tuesday.

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Torn ACL ends season for Hokies RB Williams

Torn ACL ends season for Hokies RB Williams

November 18th, 2014 6:40 pm by Staff Report

Virginia Tech freshman Marshawn Williams suffered a torn ACL in Saturday's game against Duke and will miss the rest of the season, making him the third Hokies running back lost to injury this year.

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Virginia-Wise LB Blair first-team All-MEC

Virginia-Wise LB Blair first-team All-MEC

November 18th, 2014 4:38 pm by Staff Report

Zack Blair registered 95 tackles and tied the Virginia-Wise single-season record for tackles for loss with 26.5 this season. His TFL total led the MEC and his tackle total ranked fourth in the league.

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Sideline tablets run for daylight

Sideline tablets run for daylight

November 18th, 2014 12:48 pm by BARRY WILNER, AP Pro Football Writer

The NFL took a major step this season by authorizing the use of tablets on the sidelines and in coaches' booths. Most everyone from coaches to players to video directors to league executives say it has been a step in the right direction.

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NFL suspends Peterson for at least rest of season

NFL suspends Peterson for at least rest of season

November 18th, 2014 10:06 am by DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Pro Football Writer

The league said Tuesday it informed the Minnesota Vikings running back he will not be considered for reinstatement before April 15 for violating the NFL personal conduct policy.

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Upcoming Events as of Nov. 17

Upcoming Events as of Nov. 17

November 18th, 2014 1:15 am by Staff Report

To list an event, email the Sports Department at sports@timesnews.net, fax it to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328 ext. 323.

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Lady Bucs hang on against High Point

Lady Bucs hang on against High Point

November 18th, 2014 12:18 am by JOE AVENTO, NET News Service

If the East Tennessee State women's basketball team learned anything during the exhibition season, it was that no lead is safe at Brooks Gym.

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No. 4 Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts 91-39

No. 4 Lady Vols breeze past Oral Roberts 91-39

November 18th, 2014 12:12 am by Associated Press

Tennessee junior Nia Moore didn't expect the spotlight this season, but her play so far has garnered it. Moore continued her strong start to the season, notching 20 points, nine rebounds and four blocks against Oral Roberts.

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Steelers rally from 11 down, beat Titans 27-24

Steelers rally from 11 down, beat Titans 27-24

November 18th, 2014 12:07 am by Associated Press

With the win, the Steelers (7-4) take sole possession of second in the AFC North heading into their bye. Le'Veon Bell ran for 204 yards and a TD, and William Gay returned an interception 28 yards for a score. Shaun Suisham kicked two field goals.

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UPDATE: UT suspends Johnson, Williams amid assault investigation

UPDATE: UT suspends Johnson, Williams amid assault investigation

November 17th, 2014 1:39 pm by Associated Press

The suspects are Vols linebacker A.J. Johnson, a senior, and defensive back, Michael Williams, a sophomore, a police source confirmed to The Tennessean. UT announced the suspensions Monday afternoon on the football program's Twitter account.

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