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College Football Notes – Aug. 18-24

NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some key birthdates in NFF College Football Hall of Fame annals in the Aug. 19-25 time period are Aug. 19 (1946) Bob Johnson, Gary, Ind.; Aug. 20 (1908) Beattie Feathers, Bristol, Va.; (1917) Ed Molinski, Scranton, Pa.; (1927) John Rauch, Philadelphia, Pa.; Aug. 21 (1928) More...

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SEC East Division Preview

By Robert Cortinez SEC East – Projected Finish 1.      Georgia 2.      South Carolina 3.      Missouri 4.      Florida 5.      Vanderbilt 6.      Kentucky The 2014 summer had been kind in the southeastern regioin with nary a hint of 100 degree days to wilt the will More...

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SMU preparing for road opener at Baylor

UNIVERSITY PARK, Texas -  SMU football practice started August 5 in preparation for their first game, which will be the opening game at Baylor’s new McLane Stadium on August 31.  That game will be telecast at 6:30 PM (Central) on the Sunday of Labor Day Weekend on Fox Sports 1.  It’s More...

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College Football Notes Aug. 11-16

NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some key birthdates in NFF College Football Hall of Fame annals in the Aug. 12-18 time period are Aug. 12 (1915) Alex Wojciechowicz, South River, N.J.; (1930) Jack Scarbath, Baltimore, Md.; Aug. 15 (1929) Doug Porter, Memphis, Tenn.; (1950) Sam Cunningham, Santa Barbara, More...

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College Football Notes Aug. 5-11

Virtually every division of NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA football will be reporting by Monday, Aug. 4, or has reported as over 1,100 college football squads nationwide get set for the 146th season of intercollegiate gridiron play. NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some key birthdates in NFF College Football Hall More...

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Dallas_Cowboys_Dez_Bryant2 Goose: Cowboys questions linger

[ This is the Ticket's weekly contribution, usually found in the pages of The Sports Page Weekly magazine...

Draft Day will be a real head scratcher

  By Stacy Urban Every year, we state this is a ‘must draft’ for the Cowboys.  As we look at this year’s draft possibilities, let’s also take a look at the past...

2013 NFL Scouting Combine

Image: Joe Robbins/Getty Images By: Dustin Dietz The 32nd annual NFL Scouting Combine, also known as the ‘Underwear Olympics’, begin this weekend at Lucas Oil Field in Indianapolis.  The NFL Scouting Combine...

Joey Gallo photo The ongoing story of Riders’ Joey Gallo

 By Jay Wallis The name alone sends chills down pitchers’ backs and gives Rangers’ fans hope for the..

Dick Howser Trophy winners and MLB performances

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Take 191 combined Major League Baseball seasons, 1,942 home runs and 565 victories, and you have the numbers of the 28...

Roughriders have their own Wise guy

14758842071_d038d34a0b_k By: Cameron Varnau jcbvarnau09@yahoo.com The road we take to our respective careers will most likely take a few un-anticipated turns. Whether you’re an accountant, a...
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    College Football Notes – Aug. 18-24

    NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some key birthdates in NFF College Football Hall of Fame annals in the Aug. 19-25...
  • SEC East Division Preview

    By Robert Cortinez SEC East – Projected Finish 1.      Georgia 2.      South Carolina 3.      Missouri 4.      Florida 5.      Vanderbilt 6.      Kentucky...
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    SMU preparing for road opener at Baylor

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Texas -  SMU football practice started August 5 in preparation for their first game, which will be the opening...

College Football Notes Aug. 11-16

NFF College Hall of Fame Facts Some key birthdates in NFF College Football Hall of Fame annals in the Aug. 12-18 time period are Aug. 12 (1915) Alex Wojciechowicz, South River, N.J.; (1930) Jack Scarbath,...

The ongoing story of Riders’ Joey Gallo

Joey Gallo photo  By Jay Wallis The name alone sends chills down pitchers’ backs and gives Rangers’ fans..

Roughriders have their own Wise guy

14758842071_d038d34a0b_k By: Cameron Varnau jcbvarnau09@yahoo.com The road we take to our respective careers will most likely..

Remembering Drillers coach Mike Coolbaugh

13701607284_b7c63a6aa4_k By: Jay Wallis jaynwall11@gmail.com Seven years have passed since the Tulsa Drillers lost first base..

Roughriders riding down the stretch

14249518048_44e2299d05_k By: Cameron Varnau cbvarnau09@yahoo.com There are less than 40 regular season games remaining for the..