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Draft losses force Vols to rely on young receivers

Draft losses force Vols to rely on young receivers

August 7th, 2013 12:34 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE,AP Sports Writer

Tennessee prides itself as Wide Receiver U. because of its history of producing pros at that position, and the latest NFL Draft decimated the Volunteers' receiving corps.

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Titans WR returns year after gruesome leg injury

Titans WR returns year after gruesome leg injury

August 7th, 2013 12:26 pm by TERESA M. WALKER,AP Sports Writer

Marc Mariani has a scar that runs from the outside of his left ankle up to his calf and another scar on the inside of his leg.

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Former Hokie DT Brown key cog for Texans

Former Hokie DT Brown key cog for Texans

August 7th, 2013 9:30 am by KRISTIE RIEKEN, AP Sports Writer

Houston coach Gary Kubiak didn't need even a second to think before answering the question of what left tackle Duane Brown means to his team. "Everything," Kubiak said.

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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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