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TCU vs. Arkansas: College football game preview
The Sports Xchange Seeing 59 points on the scoreboard in the opener continued a recent TCU football trend of racking up the touchdowns.
47 points by UPI | American football American football positions Gary Patterson TCU Horned Frogs football TCU Horned Frogs Amon G. Carter Stadium Touchdown Texas Christian University
Wingstop Player of the Week: Canyon Springs player thriving in new position, leads Pioneers to 2-0 record
Diamante Burton has proven to be more than an ordinary backup quarterback for the Canyon Springs High football team ...
-1 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football American football positions English-language films American football terminology American films Varsity team Touchdown Player
Ducks' Nelson transitions back to offense, looks to improve
EUGENE, Ore. — Coach Mark Helfrich certainly wasn't concerned about Charles Nelson's missteps in Oregon's opener, joking that he'd bet his mortgage on the receiver and special teams standout.Nelson had 288 all-purpose yards for the No. 24 Ducks in the season opener as he transitions back from the defense to the offense. He chalked up a pair of fumbles to first-game jitters."For me, and for everybody in here, the coaches just talk about playing the next play, that's what I try to do: Just brush it off and play the next play," he said.
-1 points by Boston Herald | American football Touchdown Safety American football terminology American football positions American football plays University of California Davis Canadian football
Lions won’t force RB Washington into specified role
Lions are comfortable with running back Dwayne Washington, but aren’t willing to commit to the rookie having a role        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football Indianapolis Colts Safety Touchdown National Football League World Trade Center Quarterback Tragedy
Top 10 games of Week 4

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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...
-1 points by Baltimore Sun | American football Harford County Maryland Safety Fumble Touchdown
Bears secondary faces major challenge in Texans' DeAndre Hopkins
On the flat screens hung from the ceiling in the Bears' locker room, Texans game film rolled in sequence Wednesday. The footage came from Week 6 of last season, a 31-20 Texans victory over the Jaguars, peripheral study material that Bears players could peek up at if so desired. For the secondary,...
-1 points by Chicago Tribune | American football National Football League Touchdown American football positions End zone Houston Texans Canadian football Brian Hoyer
Ryan Fitzpatrick is gone, but his contract is still a Jets headache
Unofficially, the Ryan Fitzpatrick Era ended for the Jets on New Year’s Day, after the last game of their 2016 season. On Friday, the end to Fitzpatrick’s two-year reign as the Jets starting quarterback became a lot more official as his contract was automatically voided, per the scheduled clause that called for this action five...
40 points by New York Post | American football Contract Touchdown Super Bowl 2016 Contractual term Sale of Goods Act 1979 Try
The Patriots’ Super Bowl-winning ball is lost, too
The Patriots have plenty of beer, but they are lacking in Super Bowl memorabilia. As the search for Tom Brady’s missing jersey — already deemed “the most valuable NFL collectible ever” and possibly worth as much as $500,000  — heats up, another Patriots hero, running back James White, admitted to misplacing the football he carried into...
51 points by New York Post | American football Super Bowl Tom Brady National Football League Touchdown End zone American Football League Mind
Suck for Sam: Why Jets should tank for USC's Darnold
Sam Darnold could be the Jets' Luke Skywalker in their battle with New England's Evil Empire.
474 points by Daily News | National Football League Peyton Manning Touchdown Ice hockey Super Bowl Quarterback Offensive coordinator Major League Baseball
Inside the comeback: The biggest plays the Patriots made
When Matt Ryan threw a six-yard touchdown pass to Tevin Coleman with 8:31 left in the third quarter, it was over.
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Brady leads Patriots to historic Super Bowl comeback
Quarterback finished 43-of-62 for 466 yards, including two touchdown passes, in a 34-28 OT victory over the Falcons.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | American football Super Bowl American football positions National Football League Canadian football Atlanta Falcons Tom Brady Touchdown
Liberty crushes Basic for another Sunrise title — VIDEO
Fireworks went off in the background as Liberty hoisted another Sunrise Region championship trophy Friday night. The Patriots had set off plenty of their own during the game.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Touchdown American football Safety Dwayne Johnson The Score The Run Running PASS
Defensive stand fuels Arbor View
Arbor View’s Nick Stevenson dropped Legacy receiver Marquell Evans for a 7-yard loss during a goal-line stand early in the third quarter, and the host Aggies went on to a 26-14 victory over rival Legacy.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Touchdown End zone Safety Blitz
Tate Martell, Bishop Gorman put ‘beatdown’ on Faith Lutheran
Tate Martell threw four touchdown passes and ran for another, and the No. 1 Gaels cruised to a 58-10 victory over the Crusaders in the Sunset Region semifinals, the first-ever meeting between the two.
17 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Touchdown End zone American football positions Canadian football Safety Tight end Scores
Arbor View stampedes Legacy to reach third straight Sunset regional final
Never has the “Battle of the Bulls” felt like a more appropriate name for the rivalry between Arbor View and Legacy High than Friday night’s Sunrise regional semifinal game. ...
-2 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football American football positions End zone Touchdown Safety The Other Guys Lorenzo Neal Blitz
Gorman's second-quarter outburst overwhelms Faith Lutheran, sends Gaels to Sunset finals
The win against Faith Lutheran carried some extra significance because it was the final home game of the season. Gorman’s talented senior class ...
-2 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football Terms used in multiple sports Major League Baseball American football positions National Football League Canadian football Touchdown Wide receiver
Stars deliver, but Rancho Cucamonga gets a 42-26 victory over Mission Viejo
The Southern Section Division I quarterfinal Friday night between No. 4 Mission Viejo and No. 6 Rancho Cucamonga was the battle of two athletes. Scratch that. It was the battle of two football players, plain and simple, but with completely different playing styles and both coaches were worried...
31 points by Los Angeles Times | American football American football positions American football terminology Play from scrimmage Kickoff Glossary of American football Touchdown San Bernardino County California
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 ...
-2 points by Las Vegas Sun | American football Canadian football Safety Touchdown End zone Field goal Punt Sam Boyd Stadium
Lamar Jackson still will probably win the Heisman, but Louisville’s playoff hopes are shot
It was all set up so nicely for Louisville entering Thursday night’s road showdown against Houston. The Cardinals were at No. 5 in the College Football Playoff poll and at least one of the teams in front of them – either Ohio State or Michigan, who play each other the Saturday after Thanksgiving –...
-2 points by Concord Monitor | Heisman Trophy American football Mark Ingram Jr. Sam Bradford Touchdown Oak Ridge Associated Universities Tim Tebow U.S. state
Fantasy owners should play C.J. Prosise before it’s too late
How would fantasy players describe backfield committees? Like the jock itch of the fantasy realm? As a roach problem that won’t go away? Or like trying to find a good time to run to the restroom between timeouts at the end of a basketball game? It doesn’t matter what choice you make, whenever you choose...
-2 points by New York Post | American football Washington Redskins Tight end Quarterback Touchdown PASS
UM freshman RB Chris Evans gets chance and runs with it
The running back soared to the top of crowded field of promising recruits in his first season.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | American football Touchdown Jim Harbaugh Canadian football American football positions American football plays Fullback The Play
No. 7 Bow, No. 4 Plymouth square off Saturday in Division II championship
There’s more on the line between Bow and Plymouth in Saturday’s Division II football championship than the title itself. It’s a chance for Bow to get even from a regular-season loss at home against Plymouth on Sept. 24.The regular season may be irrelevant at this point with the No. 7 seed in Bow (9-...
53 points by Concord Monitor | American football Touchdown English-language films American football positions The Bow American films Single-elimination tournament Stark County Ohio
Baltimore Ravens vs Dallas Cowboys: prediction, preview, pick to win
The Sports Xchange Complete watch guide to the Baltimore Ravens vs Dallas Cowboys game, including when and where to watch, series history, matchups, injury updates, prediction, and pick to win.
19 points by UPI | American football Joe Flacco Knee American football positions Dallas Cowboys National Football League Touchdown Pittsburgh Steelers
Bumpy season for USC, UCLA means all bets are off
USC (7-3) at UCLA (4-6) at the Rose Bowl. TV: ESPN, 7:30 p.m. Times staff writer Ben Bolch analyzes Saturday’s matchup: Most intriguing story line: If the college football monopoly in Los Angeles were the familiar board game, USC would be claiming second prize in a beauty contest after offsetting...
96 points by Los Angeles Times | American football American football positions Touchdown Quarterback Dow Jones Industrial Average PASS Dow Jones & Company Chess
Houston spoils Louisville's playoff hopes
Houston hurried and harassed Heisman favorite Lamar Jackson all night to shock Louisville 36-10.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | American football Safety Bobby Petrino Touchdown Andrew Jackson Ranking End zone Frustration
Lamar Jackson, No. 5 Louisville stunned by Houston
The Sports Xchange Undone by a plethora of mistakes and Houston's swarming defense Thursday night, No. 5 Louisville played itself out of the national championship picture.
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Carolina Panthers build big lead, hold off New Orleans Saints
The Sports Xchange CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Panthers scored on a few short drives after first-half mistakes by the New Orleans Saints.
2 points by UPI | American football American football positions Safety Touchdown Tight end New Orleans Saints Drew Brees New Orleans
“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.
13 points by The Denver Post | American football Safety Touchdown Bobby Petrino Punt Quarterback sack Conference USA Touchdown celebration
Panthers hold off Saints' late rally for 23-20 victory
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.  Newton completed 14 of 33 passes and threw a 40-yard touchdown pass to Ted Ginn Jr. to...
5 points by Los Angeles Times | National Football League American football 2007 NFL Draft Ted Ginn Jr. PASS 1985 births Touchdown American football wide receivers
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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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.         
474 points by Arizona Republic | American football Safety Touchdown American football plays Quarterback Punt American football terminology Fumblerooski
How will Bears offense regroup after losing Alshon Jeffery, Kyle Long?
One by one the Bears receivers went through position drills Thursday morning, sprinting forward, cutting back to the ball and securing a catch. First Cameron Meredith, then Josh Bellamy, Deonte Thompson and Marquess Wilson. This is not how it's supposed to be. Not again. But here the Bears are...
-2 points by Chicago Tribune | American football Denver Broncos Jay Cutler Chicago Bears American football positions Quarterback Kyle Orton Touchdown
Fantasy Football: Must play, sneaky play and stay away in Week 11
With only 12 catches in this span, Prosise has had the most receiving yards (173) of any RB in the league since Week 8.
15 points by Daily News | American football Canadian football American football positions Touchdown Glossary of American football End zone Fullback Tight end
5 questions about Friday’s UNLV-Boise State game
Five burning questions as UNLV’s football team prepares to play against No. 22 Boise State at 6 p.m. Friday at Albertsons Stadium in Idaho.
13 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | American football Canadian football American football positions Idaho Touchdown Boise Idaho Wide receiver PASS
St. Mary's alum Allen Robinson returning to familiar haunt
Orchard Lake St. Mary High product played in two state championship games at Ford Field.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Touchdown Try American football Work ethic Route Catch-22
Jaguars’ Allen Robinson returning to familiar haunt
Orchard Lake St. Mary High product played in two state championship games at Ford Field.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Touchdown Try American football Work ethic Route Catch-22
Wildcats to start Trevor Knight at quarterback against URI
DURHAM – Early in the fourth quarter of Saturday’s 22-21 loss at Dartmouth, University of New Hampshire starting quarterback Trevor Knight was pulled in favor of backup Adam Riese. The Wildcats had an 11-point lead at the time, but Knight was, “missing some things,” according to UNH Coach Sean McDon...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | American football positions American football Blitz University of New Hampshire Touchdown
Penn State will face UM's 'extremely multiple' defensive looks
Michigan defensive coordinator Don Brown arrived to meet with the media on Wednesday before practice, his hair slightly disheveled giving him that eccentric defensive scientist look.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football Big Ten Conference Ann Arbor Michigan University of Michigan Pennsylvania State University Michigan Touchdown Game
UM prepares for Penn State's no-huddle offense
Michigan defensive coordinator Don Brown arrived to meet with the media on Wednesday before practice, his hair slightly disheveled giving him that eccentric defensive scientist look.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football Ann Arbor Michigan Big Ten Conference University of Michigan Pennsylvania State University Game Michigan Touchdown
Los Angeles Rams have a touchdown problem
The Sports Xchange THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Rams are fortunate to be 1-1 after two games without the benefit of a touchdown.
45 points by UPI | American football Tampa Bay Buccaneers St. Louis Rams National Football League American football positions Touchdown Raymond James Stadium Seattle Seahawks
Fresher Latavius Murray helps Oakland Raiders’ run game get off to fast start
Even though Latavius Murray is getting the ball less for the Oakland Raiders, he's doing much more when he has it.
78 points by The Denver Post | Oakland Raiders Jack Del Rio American football Game American football terminology Oakland California Touchdown American football positions
Palandech returns to No. 2 quarterback spot ahead of Idaho matchup
Kurt Palandech is back up to No. 2 on the quarterback depth chart, but there are no immediate plans to work him into Saturday’s game, coach Tony Sanchez said Tuesday afternoon. The Rebels are home this weekend to host Idaho with kickoff at 6 p.m. at Sam Boyd Stadium and the game streaming on MWN/UNLVRebels.com.
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Stanford vs UCLA: College football game preview, predictions, score
The Sports Xchange After failing to stop Stanford's Christian McCaffrey last season, UCLA will try its luck again on Saturday (8 p.m., ET).
1 points by UPI | American football American football positions Jim L. Mora Rose Bowl Game Canadian football terminology Touchdown AP Poll Pacific-10 Conference
Washington vs Arizona: College football game preview, predictions, score
The Sports Xchange The No. 9 Washington Huskies were dominant through an easy non-conference schedule.
-1 points by UPI | American football Pacific-10 Conference American football positions Chris Petersen Rich Rodriguez Touchdown Boise State University Canadian football
Waterboy with special needs surprises mom with cancer by scoring touchdown

2 points by Atlanta Journal Constitution | American football High school football High school End zone Touchdown Novi Michigan Football Safety
LSU Tigers vs Auburn Tigers: College football game preview
The Sports Xchange LSU began Southeastern Conference play and in the third game of the season for the Tigers, finally looked like the team projected by some to end the season in the playoff picture.
4 points by UPI | American football LSU Tigers football United Press International Southeastern Conference Les Miles End zone Safety Touchdown
Windsor: Jim Caldwell has been 'Lionized'
Don’t expect too many answers on Mondays; we’ll see if he has some real answers starting Sunday in Green Bay        
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Lions blow 15-3 lead in loss to Titans
The Lions proved incapable of overcoming aggressive officiating and a number of critical injuries in the 16-15 loss to the Titans.        
-1 points by The Detroit News | American football American football positions Touchdown End zone Washington Redskins Canadian football Indianapolis Colts Houston Texans