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'A Way Out:' Billy Wagner autobiography directed at SW Va. youth

'A Way Out:' Billy Wagner autobiography directed at SW Va. youth

August 7th, 2013 2:00 am by staff and wire reports

Former All-Star closer Billy Wagner, who played high school ball for Tazewell, has written an autobiography that's coming out next month. "It's meant to help that kid that is in Southwest Virginia," he said.

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Lady Vols' Warlick receives raise, extension

Lady Vols' Warlick receives raise, extension

August 7th, 2013 1:30 am by Associated Press

Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick has received a one-year contract extension and a $65,000 raise after leading the Lady Vols to an SEC regular-season title and a regional final appearance in her debut season.

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K-Mets continue to struggle in August

K-Mets continue to struggle in August

August 6th, 2013 11:01 pm by Dave Ongie

The Kingsport Mets rallied for three runs in the eighth but came up one short in a 4-3 loss to the Pulaski Mariners on Tuesday.

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Titans' competition fierce at right corner

Titans' competition fierce at right corner

August 6th, 2013 10:22 pm by TERESA M. WALKER, AP Sports Writer

Alterraun Verner is listed as the Titans' starting right cornerback, but he's in a fight with Tommie Campbell. Defensive coordinator Jerry Gray sees Kingsport's Coty Sensabaugh competing for the job, too.

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Hokies suspend RB Caleb for opener

Hokies suspend RB Caleb for opener

August 6th, 2013 7:19 pm by Associated Press

Virginia Tech redshirt freshman running back Joel Caleb has been suspended for the Hokies’ opener against Alabama.

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Packers sign QB Vince Young

Packers sign QB Vince Young

August 6th, 2013 7:18 pm by Associated Press

The Green Bay Packers signed free-agent quarterback Vince Young on Tuesday, hoping he can pick up the offense quickly enough to make a serious run at the backup job behind Aaron Rodgers.

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D-B, Gate City win titles at Farmers and Miners Invitational

D-B, Gate City win titles at Farmers and Miners Invitational

August 6th, 2013 4:44 pm by Pat Kenney

The Indians had a team total of 294 to win the AAA Division over Volunteer. The Falcons had a team score of 302.

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Coaching change pays off for Tennessee's Sapp

Coaching change pays off for Tennessee's Sapp

August 6th, 2013 3:14 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Dontavis Sapp, a senior linebacker, was primarily a special-teams performer his first three years at Tennessee under former coach Derek Dooley. He briefly considered quitting or transferring.

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Cooper back with Eagles after excused absence

Cooper back with Eagles after excused absence

August 6th, 2013 12:39 pm by Associated Press

Riley Cooper has returned to the Philadelphia Eagles after he was caught on video using a racial slur and given four days off.

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Former K-Mets standout gets a birthday call to remember

Former K-Mets standout gets a birthday call to remember

August 6th, 2013 12:36 pm by Staff Report

Late Monday night, the New York Mets announced the first big league callup for infielder Wilmer Flores.

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