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Edgewood rocks Perryville to lead Harford's football openers
Under first year head coach Bryan Hansrote, Edgewood had no trouble in its season opener at Perryville Friday night. The Rams scored from both sides of the ball and won convincingly, 34-7.Havre de Grace, Fallston and Harford Tech were also opening night winners, while Bel Air saw its first action...
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Johnsburg ends No. 7 Phillips' Class 4A reign in overtime
The third time equaled the first time for Johnsburg. Phillips ended the Skyhawks' last two seasons in the Class 4A second round, but Johnsburg got over the hump Friday night with a thrilling 23-20 overtime win against the No. 7 Wildcats. The Skyhawks (13-0) advanced to its first state final by...
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Harris kicks HdG to 1A North Region football title
Havre de Grace rode the leg of junior kicker Clay Harris to the Class 1A North Region football championship Friday night at James R. Harris Stadium. Harris kicked four field goals and the defense stood tall when needed most in a 19-14 win over visiting Surrattsville. The Warriors will host Edmondson...
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Lions vs. Jaguars preview: Own 1st place
James Hawkins breaks down Sunday's Lions-Jaguars game at Ford Field (1, CBS/WJR).        
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Jay Cutler critical of his performance from four-turnover game
Here are three things we learned Thursday at Halas Hall: Jay Cutler reviewed his four-turnover performance against the Buccaneers with an honest and critical eye. Cutler explained what he took from a game in which he threw two interceptions and lost two fumbles on sacks. "That game is a prime example...
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Lions’ Matthew Stafford on target for lower pick rate
With only five so far, he’s on pace to have the fewest interceptions in a full season of his career (12 in 2014).        
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Monday night no longer sure thing for star-crossed QB Jay Cutler
Cutler couldn't pinpoint when his thumb began to hurt, but acknowledged "trouble" gripping the ball from early on in the game.
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3 decisions that show the elite versatility of Giants defense
Of course they cannot. The Giants will not do much this season if they struggle to score touchdowns on offense and if they continue to turn over the ball more frequently than do their opponents. The Giants are 2-0, yet are minus-four in turnover ratio, with one interception and three lost fumbles on their ledger...
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UM’s Speight wins Big Ten offensive honor
Michigan quarterback Wilton Speight is the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week after completing 25-of-37 passes for 312 yards and four TD in the Wolverines’ 51-14 win over Central Florida.        
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Shorthanded New England Patriots hang on to defeat Arizona Cardinals
The Sports Xchange GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Even without their stars and other starters as well, the New England Patriots proved they're no pushovers when playing short-handed.
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Doug Baldwin's late TD lifts Seattle Seahawks past Miami Dolphins
By Scott Johnson, The Sports Xchange SEATTLE -- Slow starts are nothing new to a Seattle Seahawks team that has stumbled to a 4-4 record in September and October over the past two seasons.
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Xaverian defense steps up to stop Everett
WESTWOOD — The Xaverian defense has come up with countless big plays over the years.Another one can be added to the list, and this one secured a 25th straight victory for the program.With No. 2 Everett driving for the would-be game-winning score with under 30 seconds to play yesterday, linebacker Colin Lama came up with a clutch interception at the 5-yard line to preserve a season-opening 17-14 victory for the top-ranked Hawks.
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Niyo: Speight takes a hit, UM delivers another licking
Jim Harbaugh hit Wilton Speight harder than Hawaii did in Michigan’s season opener a week ago, smacking him all over in what has become the coach’s pregame ritual.        
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BC 26, UMass 7: Eagles bounce back as Minutemen fade
FOXBORO — UMass’ momentum only lasted so long, and Boston College didn’t let its demons follow them back from Ireland.A week after hanging with the 25th-ranked team in the country, the Minutemen started strong but faded Saturday. And the Eagles, fresh off a heartbreaking loss to Georgia Tech in Dublin, Ireland, made sure it wouldn’t happen again in a 26-7 victory in front of 25,112 at Gillette Stadium.BC improved to 1-1 while UMass, despite two better-than-expected efforts to begin its first independent season, fell to 0-2.
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No. 9 Georgia survives scare, tops underdog Nicholls 26-24
For about two minutes, Kirby Smart's first home game as Georgia's coach couldn't have gone …
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Utah rides its defense to 20-19 win over rival BYU
Sunia Tauteoli had two interceptions as the Utah defense saved the day in a disjointed 20-19 win over rival BYU on Saturday.
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Friday’s roundup: East English rolls over Central
East English Village Prep showed no mercy against Central Collegiate in a 42-6 victory in PSL football on Friday.        
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Green Valley defense enlivens in victory at Palo Verde
Green Valley’s defense let it down in a shootout loss at Centennial last week. The unit switched gears and lifted the Gators up in another road game at a cross-town power Friday night. ...
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Silverado defense scores 64 seconds into game, leads 'Hawks past Desert Oasis
It was two minutes into the second quarter Friday night and the Silverado High football team had just scored again to extend its lead against host Desert Oasis to 28 points ...
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Friday’s roundup: East English rolls in Detroit PSL
East English Village Prep showed no mercy against Central Collegiate in a 42-6 victory in PSL football on Friday.       
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HdG, Edgewood stay unbeaten on gridiron
The Edgewood Rams and Havre de Grace Warriors both improved to 2-0 Friday night, while teams from Aberdeen, North Harford and C. Milton Wright all got their first wins. Bel Air will try to get to 2-0 Saturday at Central. Game time was changed to 10 a.m. to try and beat the heat. In Havre de Grace,...
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