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Kearse’s TD catch helps Seattle beat Carolina 12-7

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Seattle Seahawks keep coming up with new weapons on offense – and keep winning games. The Seahawks, coming off an 11-5 season last year, got a huge play from second-year wide receiver Jermaine Kearse on Sunday to beat the Carolina Panthers 12-7 in the season opener. Kearse hauled in a 43-yard...
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Pryor’s miscues cost Raiders in 21-17 loss at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – Terrelle Pryor threw for 217 yards, one touchdown and broke a franchise record Sunday. That wasn’t good enough for Oakland’s new quarterback. After watching Andrew Luck scramble 19 yards for the go-ahead score with 5:20 to go, Pryor made two costly mistakes on the Raiders’ final series. Oakland wound up losing 21-17 at...
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Fan falls, dies at Candlestick Park

SAN FRANCISCO – A football fan fell to his death from an elevated pedestrian walkway Sunday at Candlestick Park during the 49ers’ final season opener at the San Francisco stadium, police said. The death came just after kickoff at about 1:30 p.m. in the 49ers’ 34-28 win over Green Bay, police said, and multiple witnesses...
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Packers lose to 49ers again, 34-28 in opener

SAN FRANCISCO – The Green Bay Packers found a way to keep Colin Kaepernick in the pocket and stop all those read-options runs that embarrassed them in the playoffs. They just had no answer for his arm. Or his newest receiver.
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Bonanza Antlers

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Bonanza Antlers football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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HS Scores & Schedule – Sept. 5-7

Thursday Scores Boys SoccerRidgeview 2, Mazama 1 Girls SoccerHenley 1, St. Mary’s 1 Volleyball Cascade Christian 3, Henley 0Lakeview 3, Klamath Union 2Triad 3, Lost River 0 Friday FootballRidgeview at Klamath Union – 7 p.m. (960 the Sports Legend)Henley at Cascade Christian – 7 p.m.Riddle at Chiloquin – 7 p.m.Gilchrist at Hosanna ChristianGrant Union...
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No. 2 Oregon looking for best ways to use Thomas

EUGENE, Ore. – De’Anthony Thomas is an enigma, and No. 2 Oregon would like to keep it that way. The 5-foot-9, 170-pound running back can confound defenses with his versatility and lightning speed. The trick for the Ducks is to manage Thomas on the field so as to keep opponents guessing while not over-taxing him....
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Sun Devils roll over Sacramento St.

TEMPE, Ariz. – The schedule about to get a whole lot tougher, the last thing Arizona State wanted in its opening game was to play poorly or, worse yet, lose to a lower-division opponent. The Sun Devils put away any concern about a letdown by racing out to a big lead and coasting to the...
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Denver Broncos

Manning ties record with 7 TD passes

DENVER – Both the NFL opener and Peyton Manning were a little tardy. It was well worth the wait. Manning and the Denver Broncos waited eight long months, then another 33 minutes to get the season started because of a lightning storm.
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Seattle’s Sherman puts focus back on field

RENTON, Wash. – Richard Sherman can finally steer the conversation back to how he plays on the field. For most of the last eight months, any time Sherman’s name was mentioned it had little to do with his status as an All-Pro cornerback for the Seattle Seahawks. Whether it was magazine covers, social media spats...
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