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2013 Basin Football Tour – Chiloquin Panthers

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Chiloquin Panthers football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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Mariota ready as No. 3 Ducks prep for Nicholls

EUGENE, Ore. – Get ready for Marcus 2.0. That’s what Oregon coach Mark Helfrich looks to see from sophomore quarterback Marcus Mariota as the No. 3 Ducks start the new season. ”We expect great things,” Helfrich said this week while Oregon prepped for Saturday’s opener against Nicholls. ”We want Marcus 2.0, a little bit better,...
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Pryor gets his shot at Raiders QB job

SEATTLE – If this story seems all too familiar for Matt Flynn, well, it is. While Flynn sits on the bench and rests a sore elbow Thursday night, Terrelle Pryor will get his opportunity to earn the Oakland Raiders’ starting quarterback job when they close out the preseason against the Seattle Seahawks. It’s almost the...
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49ers try to make it 3 in row atop NFC West

SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks spent the entire offseason going at each other. Super Bowl runner-up San Francisco acquired wide receiver Anquan Boldin from the champion Baltimore Ravens. The Seahawks countered with Percy Harvin, now injured. In June, 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh took aim at the Seahawks’ run of performance-enhancing...
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No. 24 USC faces injury, QB questions at Hawaii

HONOLULU – USC coach Lane Kiffin knows the order in which quarterbacks Max Wittek and Cody Kessler will audition for the Trojans’ starting job during the season opener in Hawaii. But he’s not telling. ”I’m not going to tell you the end of the movie before you go to the movie, right?” Kiffin said before...
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Rockies’ Chacin takes no-hitter into 7th vs Giants

DENVER – Jhoulys Chacin went from his sick bed to a run at Coors Field history in a span of 24 hours. When he was finally done for the night, he left the San Francisco Giants feeling ill. Chacin shook off a high fever to put in a masterful outing Wednesday night. The righty did...
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Dodgers beat Cubs 4-0 with Nolasco and 2 homers

LOS ANGELES – After four innings of watching Yasiel Puig, manager Don Mattingly had seen enough. The Cuban rookie was pulled from the game, and he then met with Mattingly and general manager Ned Colletti behind closed doors after the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 4-0 on Wednesday. Mattingly wasn’t willing to specify...
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Final BCS season should be a wild ride

The BCS farewell tour is about to begin. Love it or hate it – we’re guessing there are far more in the hating camp – the system for determining college football’s national champion will be mothballed after this season, replaced by the new, aptly-named College Football Playoff.
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Henley Hornets

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Henley Hornets football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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Huff hopes for positive legacy at No. 3 Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. – Receiver Josh Huff hopes to remake his legacy in his final season at Oregon. Huff has had a rocky career for the Ducks. He’s been dogged by injuries. He’s been in an offense that puts more emphasis on the run than the pass. And he still worries that an arrest that resulted...
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