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College Football Notes June 29-July 6

College Football Notes June 29-July 5 By Bo Carter NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some notable birthdates in NFF College Hall of Fame annals in the June 30-July 6 time period are July 1 (1953) Michael Haynes, Denison, Texas; (1922) Don Whitmire, Giles County, Tenn.; July 2 (1891) Gus Dorais, Chippewa More...

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2014 Report: Passion for College Football Remains Strong

    Robust ratings and attendance figures signal sport’s relevance across the country. The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) highlighted today multiple impressive facts from the 2014 college football season that emphasize the strong popularity of college football More...

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2015 Spring Football Review: Oklahoma

2014 record: 8-5 overall, 5-4 in Big 12, lost to Clemson 40-6 in Champs Sports Bowl. Returning starters: 7 on offense, 6 on defense. Top players returning: Junior QB Trevor Knight, junior QB Baker Mayfield, sophomore RB Samaje Perine, senior C Ty Darlington, senior WR Sterling Shepard, senior LB Eric More...

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NCAA World Series Brings Ironic First-Ever Win for Upstart Virginia

OMAHA, Neb. – That ironic NCAA Championship known as the Division I Baseball World Series has finished with unseeded and previously 13th-ranked Virginia knocking off defending champion Vanderbilt 2-1 in games (coming back from a 1-0 deficit in the last two contests) to provide the Cavaliers with their More...

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College Football Notes June 22-28

NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some notable birthdates in NFF College Hall of Fame annals in the June 23-29 time period are June 23 (1883) Hunter Carpenter, Louisa County, Va.; (1902) Don Faurot, Mountain Grove, Mo.; (1934) Marino Casem, Memphis, Tenn.; (1950) Dave Butz, Lafayette, Ala.; (1971) 2015 More...

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Cowboysdraft Patriots reclaim top spot with stellar draft

By Elliott Harrison 2015 NFL Draft … done. Free agency .. largely in the books, too.  So what’s..

2015 NFL Mock Draft – First Round

Winston By Luke Dunlap The 2015 NFL Draft starts on next Thursday Aprl 30 – May 2.  Here is our take on how the first round will go down. 1. Tampa Bay Buccaneers...

Murray signs $42 million deal with Eagles

NFL: St Louis Rams at Dallas Cowboys By Bart Hubbuch Another day, another flurry of head-scratching moves by Chip Kelly. The Eagles ended their winding road of a search for LeSean McCoy’s replacement in emphatic fashion Thursday by adding...

College Football Notes – July 6-12, 2015

College Football Notes (July 6-12) By Bo Carter Recent NCAA and NFF research highlighted a number of uptick..

American League Pennant Races at the half

Ballpark_in_Arlington_May_2009 By Dic Humphrey dic.humphrey@yahoo.com MLB usually refers to the portion of the schedule prior to the All-Star break as the “first half”.  However, the real...

Big League presence helps future Rangers

NS_10perez9 By Lance Ragland and Hunter Kirk The Frisco RoughRiders have seen an array of big leaguers step foot in the Dr Pepper Ballpark clubhouse this...
  • Allen wins third straight ECHL Championship

    Allen1 By Richard Pollak The Hockey Attitude dallasentertain@aol.com     The Allen Americans defeated the South Carolina Stingrays 6-1 on Sunday night, in Game 7,...
  • Allen take 3-2 lead in ECHL finals

    Allen1 By Richard Pollak The Hockey Attitude dallasentertain@aol.com     A power shortage at the South Carolina Stingray’s North Charleston Coliseum delayed the start of...

NCAA World Series Brings Ironic First-Ever Win for Upstart Virginia

OMAHA, Neb. – That ironic NCAA Championship known as the Division I Baseball World Series has finished with unseeded and previously 13th-ranked Virginia knocking off defending champion Vanderbilt 2-1 in games (coming back from a...

Big League presence helps future Rangers

NS_10perez9 By Lance Ragland and Hunter Kirk The Frisco RoughRiders have seen an array of big..

Mid season All-Star Team Announced

Gallo By Nate Lucas nlucas@ridersbaseball.com The Texas League announced its Mid-Season All-Star rosters yesterday, and it’s..

Hamilton made a good showing in Frisco

Riders_Uniforms By Lance Ragland and Hunter Kirk The Frisco RoughRiders welcomed newly acquired Texas Ranger Josh..

Roughriders pitcher Jake Thompson back in town

JThompson By Nate Lucas nlucas@ridersbaseball.com RoughRiders pitcher Jake Thompson finds himself in a familiar place after..