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Broncos report card and game balls from Week 1 against the Panthers
It was ugly for a while. Three turnovers inside the Panthers' 30-yard line made it difficult for the Broncos to stay in the game. But a strong two touchdown performance by running back C.J. Anderson gave them enough in the end.
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Detroit Lions defense, specialists scouting report
Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett breaks down the Lions’ defense and specialists        
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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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Rebels’ bowl hopes dashed in 42-25 loss at Boise
UNLV traveled to Boise State for Friday night’s contest hoping for a miracle win that would propel the program toward bowl eligibility. Instead, Tony Sanchez’s squad got a heavy dose of ...
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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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“We blew it.” Houston spoils Louisville’s playoff hopes
Duke Catalon scored three touchdowns and Houston hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to propel the Cougars to a stunning 36-10 victory over Louisville on Thursday night that dashed No. 3 Louisville's playoff hopes.
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Houston upends No. 5 Louisville, 36-10
Duke Catalon scored three touchdowns and Houston's defense hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to propel the Cougars to a stunning 36-10 victory Thursday night that dashed No. 5 Louisville's playoff hopes.  Louisville (9-2) was outdone by a Houston team that saw its own...
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Panthers beat Saints in Thursday night game marred by injuries
Cam Newton threw for 192 yards and a touchdown and the Carolina Panthers held off New Orleans' fourth-quarter rally to beat the Saints 23-20 on Thursday night in a game marred by injuries to key players.
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Raiders' Marquette King punts, dances, has fun
Raiders' Marquette King is a special-teams weapon who punts, dances and has fun.         
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Houston clamps down on No. 3 Louisville in rout
The Cardinals' College Football Playoff hopes took a big hit as the Cougars won 36-10.         
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Special teams a mixed bag for UM in win over Colorado
While Michigan struggled early, the return game sprung loose and kept the Wolverines in it.        
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Lions report card: Colts ‘D’ soft, but Lions get ‘A’
Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett grades the Lions after their 39-35 win over the Colts on Sunday.        
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CSU’s Hayden Hunt named Ray Guy Award punter of the week
Colorado State punter Hayden Hunt was named Monday the Ray Guy Award punter of the week.
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Detroit Lions report card: Colts ‘D’ soft, but Lions deserve ‘A’
Free Press sports writer Dave Birkett grades the Lions after their 39-35 win over the Colts on Sunday.        
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Michigan: Five things we learned
Michigan’s offensive line remains a work in progress.        
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Live Lions blog: Stafford finds Abdullah for TD
Follow the action here throughout the game with live updates by Al Willman of The Detroit News.        
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Chargers blow 17-point lead in fourth quarter and fall to Chiefs in overtime
Alex Smith dived for a touchdown on the first possession of overtime, completing the Kansas City Chiefs' frantic rally from a 17-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the San Diego Chargers, 33-27, in their season opener Sunday.  Smith threw for 363 yards and two touchdowns, the second a back-shoulder...
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Saturday's MAC: WMU's Davis tops 4,000-yard mark in win
Corey Davis had seven catches for 150 yards and three TDs in Western's 70-21 in over NC Central, while Eastern was trounced, 61-21, by Missouri.        
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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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A long-delayed present: 5 brilliant things this week
An interesting wedding gift and a single mom's funny but sweet gesture make the list this week.       
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USC report: Sam Darnold gets plenty of chances in backup role
At the start of each USC offensive drive, Sam Darnold has built a routine. He limbers up on the sideline, as if he is preparing to enter the game, even though he is the backup quarterback. His first two games have provided a reason to be ready. He has played much more than a typical backup. The...
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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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Power Five teams sluggish early on in Week 2
Some of the top teams, including Georgia, weren't exactly thriving in Week 2.         
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No. 2 Clemson gets scare from Troy
By Scott Keepfer, The Sports Xchange CLEMSON, S.C. -- Troy coach Neal Brown said his team didn't play its best Saturday.
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Top 25 College football roundup: Central Michigan stuns Oklahoma St. in crazy finish
A mistake by the officials that extended the game when it should have been over allowed Central Michigan to score the winning touchdown on a desperation pass and lateral for an astonishing 30-27 upset of No. 22 Oklahoma State on Saturday.Oklahoma State tried to kill the final 4 seconds by throwing...
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Arkansas pulls out wild double-OT win over No. 15 TCU
Austin Allen scored on a 5-yard run in the second overtime to lift Arkansas to a thrilling 41-38 victory on Saturday.        
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MAC roundup: WMU's Davis tops 4,000-yard mark in win
Corey Davis had seven catches for 150 yards and three TDs in Western's 70-21 in over NC Central, while Eastern was trounced, 61-21, by Missouri.        
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Michigan’s Allen is rare kicker as triple threat
For the fourth time in program history, Michigan did not punt, leaving Allen watching the game much of the day.        
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Ty Gavin's last-minute touchdown helps Notre Dame beat Nazareth
Despite losing three fourth-quarter fumbles inside the red zone, the Notre Dame football team scored a late touchdown to earn a dramatic 22-17 East Suburban Catholic win over Nazareth.The Dons (2-1, 1-1) trailed 17-14 in the final minute before sophomore running back Ty Gavin caught a short pass...
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Chaparral rolls to blowout victory in Cleat Game against Eldorado
Petite had about 200 receiving yards and four touchdowns for the Cowboys, who turned one of Nevada’s oldest rivalries into a victory by the mercy rule ...
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Strong first quarter lifts Arbor View past Foothill
Hayden Bollinger passed for two touchdowns and rushed for another today to lead the ...
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Coronado blanks Cheyenne, 37-0
Justin Balanga rushed for two touchdowns and 118 yards on 14 carries today ...
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No. 3 Denver South holds off Mesa Ridge in 4A nonleague game
But Mesa Ridge mounted a huge rally with three touchdowns in the final 12 minutes. It wasn't enough against The Associated Press' No. 3-ranked team, with the Rebels winning 28-21.
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Michigan’s Allen is rare kicker who is a triple threat
For the fourth time in program history, Michigan did not punt, leaving Allen watching the game much of the day.        
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Lions RB Riddick, P Martin agree to long-term deals
ESPN is reporting Riddick’s three-year deal is valued at $12.75 million.        
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UNLV at UCLA: position-by-position breakdown
A look at who has the advantage at each position when the Rebels and Bruins play at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10.
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Lions lock in RB Riddick, P Martin with long-term deals
ESPN is reporting Riddick’s three-year deal is valued at $12.75 million.        
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