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Even with feel-good win, Raiders have a Marshawn Lynch dilemma

ESPN – ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Oakland Raiders have a potentially season-killing locker room dynamic to solve. Especially in the wake of a potentially season-saving 31-30 win against the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday night to end a four-game losing streak and improve to 3-4 overall. The question? Who, exactly, was Marshawn Lynch running on to the field to protect when a...
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Southern Oregon Rolls Past Lady Owls

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Southern Oregon freshman Elliott Cook had a career high 22 kills as the Raiders won their 30th match in row over Oregon Tech 3-1 (25-18, 18-25, 25-18, 25-14) Wednesday night in Cascade Conference action at Danny Miles Court. SOU improves to 9-5 in CCC play and 12-7 on the season as they had...
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Beavers Take Down Wildcats in Sweep

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The Oregon State volleyball team defeated the Arizona on Wednesday night in a three-set sweep. The Beavers dominated the match from outset earning their third straight conference win for the first time since 2001. With the victory, OSU advances its record to 14-7 overall and 4-5 in the Pac-12. The Wildcats fell to 8-10,...
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Roger Goodell: ‘We have a great opportunity here’

ESPN – NEW YORK — The NFL meetings concluded Wednesday without resolution on the divisive issue of players protesting during the national anthem to shine a light on racial injustice, but commissioner Roger Goodell again signaled that a plan is forthcoming while sidestepping President Donald Trump’s latest Twitter attack on the league. For the...
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Raiders need a carefree, but not careless, Derek Carr against Chiefs

ESPN – ALAMEDA, Calif. — It would be unfair to say the Oakland Raiders‘ locker room had a raucous atmosphere to it this week, especially with the team riding a four-game losing streak and the first-place Kansas City Chiefs riding into town. And yet … Laughs echoed off the walls, hijinks were had, and there were even...
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Olympic Medalist McKayla Maroney Speaks Out About Abuse

Two-time Olympic medalist McKayla Maroney says she was molested for years by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor, abuse she said started in her early teens and continued for the rest of her competitive career. Maroney posted a lengthy statement on Twitter early Wednesday that described the allegations of abuse against Dr. Larry Nassar,...
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Rueck Signs Contract Extension Through 2027

CORVALLIS – The most successful coach in Oregon State women’s basketball history has agreed to a new contract that will run through the 2026-27 season, as OSU Vice President and Director of Athletics Scott Barnes announced a new five-year extension for four-time Pac-12 Coach of the Year Scott Rueckon Tuesday. “Coach Rueck has done a phenomenal job...
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Kyrie Irving: Gordon Hayward injury one of the worst I’ve seen

ESPN – CLEVELAND — Witnessing the gruesome nature of teammate Gordon Hayward‘s leg injury during the first quarter of Tuesday’s season opener, Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving immediately thought back to Paul George‘s injury during a 2014 Team USA scrimmage. “It’s tough. I’ve seen a few injuries in my career, and I’ve had a few,” Irving said. “Probably two of...
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Marshall, Massey, and Goings Sweep PAC-12 Award

SAN FRANCISCO – Just as the Oregon State volleyball team swept through the state of Washington over the weekend, the Beavers also swept the Pac-12 weekly awards Monday. Oregon State senior outside hitter Mary-Kate Marshall has been named as the Pac-12 Conference’s Offensive Player of the Week, freshman libero Grace Massey is the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week...
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Penalty Kick Gives Eagles Win over Owls

KIRKLAND, Wash. – A penalty kick in the 49th minute, the only score of the game, would lift Northwest University to a narrow, 1-0, victory over Oregon Tech this afternoon in Cascade Conference play. In a tightly contested defensive battle, which totaled only 15 shots between to two teams, and remained scoreless until the 49:53 mark when...
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