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HS Gameday Wrap: Henley faces Sisters in weekend soccer match-ups

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Henley boys soccer was a guest on yesterday’s High School Gameday show (Thursdays at 4 p.m. on 960 the Sports Legend). Senior goalkeeper James Goheen summarized the season so far heading into their game with Sisters on Friday. Henley senior James Goheen Link: Henley girls soccer was also a guest on...
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Tennessee’s Couch ineligible against No. 2 Oregon

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee coach Butch Jones says defensive lineman Maurice Couch has been ruled ineligible for Saturday’s game against No. 2 Oregon while the university investigates allegations he was one of five Southeastern Conference players to receive improper benefits. Jones said during his weekly interview Thursday with Nashville radio station 104.5 said that ”right...
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Seahawks like what they’ve seen from DT McDaniel

RENTON, Wash. – While the Seattle Seahawks had more high profile additions this offseason, the signing of defensive tackle Tony McDaniel could prove to be a quiet steal. As the Seahawks were trading for dynamic receiver Percy Harvin and adding defensive ends Cliff Avril and Michael Bennett in free agency, McDaniel’s addition in April flew...
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Vols hope turnovers continue vs. No. 2 Oregon

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The difference in Tennessee’s defense this season has been the Volunteers making big plays instead of allowing them. Tennessee (2-0) has nine takeaways to match Tulane for the most among Football Bowl Subdivision teams. The Volunteers forced seven turnovers and scored two defensive touchdowns last week in a 52-20 victory over Western...
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Giants rally for 4-3 win over Rockies

SAN FRANCISCO – Marco Scutaro was scheduled to get a day off on Wednesday. Fortunately for the San Francisco Giants, he managed to talk his way into the lineup. Scutaro and Brandon Belt hit consecutive RBI singles in the eighth inning to rally San Francisco to a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies. ”Marco made...
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Reversed call helps A’s in blowout

MINNEAPOLIS – There will be plenty of drama for the Oakland Athletics as they head down the home stretch in the pennant race. Probably not the kind of drama that unfolded Wednesday night against the Minnesota Twins, though. Jed Lowrie’s foul ball that turned into a two-run double after umpires changed the call highlighted a...
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Diamondbacks beat Dodgers 4-1 to stop 5-game skid

LOS ANGELES – With three straight losses hanging over his head and chatter that he should be shut down for the season, Patrick Corbin tuned it all out. The left-hander allowed one run in 6 1-3 innings and got balanced offensive support in the Arizona Diamondbacks’ 4-1 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday...
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49ers-Seahawks Preview

Aldon Smith may think it’s just another game, but the verbal sniping between the San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Seahawks proves otherwise. A primetime matchup between two of the NFL’s top young quarterbacks only adds to the attention. Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson are both looking to build on the best statistical performances of...
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Pryor ready to make first home start for Raiders

ALAMEDA, Calif. – Even as a backup, Oakland Raiders quarterback Terrelle Pryor would write notes to wide receivers and leave them in their lockers after seeing something on video he thought might help. The former Ohio State standout studied the NFL’s best quarterbacks and tried to learn something from each of them – Tom Brady’s...
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Seahawks to have undercover police in 49ers gear

RENTON, Wash. – In an effort to weed out unruly fans, the Seattle Seahawks say they will have undercover police officers wearing opposing team apparel beginning with Sunday night’s highly anticipated matchup against the San Francisco 49ers. The Seahawks announced the plan Wednesday, saying the goal is to ensure a safe environment for all fans,...
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