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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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Oakland Raiders

Raiders seek leadership, sacks from Lamarr Houston

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Lamarr Houston’s time in the shadows of the Oakland Raiders defensive line is over. After spending his first three seasons as the young guy on a veteran line dominated by Richard Seymour and Tommy Kelly, Houston is being counted on to lead Oakland’s front. He has moved from left defensive end to...
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New 49ers kicker Phil Dawson ready to start fresh

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Phil Dawson has been to Candlestick Park for numerous kicking workouts to try to learn the stadium’s tricky wind. He has hit it off with his teammates and begun to settle into life in the Bay Area – his first major move in more than a decade. It’s hard to imagine...
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Lakeview Honkers

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Lakeview Honkers football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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Virginia has ‘to put points’ up vs No. 2 Oregon

Virginia’s defense and special teams got high marks in the Cavaliers’ season-opening victory against BYU. Quarterback David Watford and the new offense got by on the bare minimum. The Cavaliers’ touchdown drives covered 19 and 13 yards, and one was set up by a blocked punt, the other by an interception. Virginia was forced...
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Seattle heads into opener with questions on D-Line

RENTON, Wash. – D’Anthony Smith and O’Brien Schofield were both considered expendable by their former teams. Schofield was waived by Arizona and Smith was traded by Jacksonville. Unless the Seahawks get healthy in a hurry, both could be Week 1 starters for Seattle.
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Kaepernick had breakout game against Green Bay

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Jim Harbaugh wants to ensure mobile San Francisco quarterback Colin Kaepernick isn’t blatantly targeted. So the 49ers coach has gone to the NFL for clarity about when Kaepernick is supposed to be safe before declaring himself a runner. Kaepernick ran the read option to near perfection on the big stage against...
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Oakland Raiders

Heyward-Bey ready to take chance against Oakland

INDIANAPOLIS – Darrius Heyward-Bey stands contentedly at his new locker. It feels like home. Here, he’s working closely with Reggie Wayne, the first true mentor he’s had since arriving in the NFL in 2009. He’s lining up with another speedster, T.Y. Hilton, in three-receiver sets and two new young talents at tight end, Coby Fleener...
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Tulelake Honkers

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Tulelake Honkers football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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