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Vick carries ball during week to work on fumbles

The Philadelphia Eagles are tied for the lead in the NFC East but the team is having trouble keeping the ball in their hands. The majority of the ball control problems center around quarterback Michael Vick. Vick has six interceptions and has fumbled eight times, losing five of them.Numerous times already this season the question has been asked: Should Vick continue to start or is...
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October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

MLB sends National fans offer for World Series tickets

Major League Baseball is piling on the Washington Nationals fan base. After the Nationals blew a six run lead in the deciding Game 5 of the National League Divisional Series the worst should have been over for the fan base. Instead Major League Baseball stuck it to them again.National fans opened their e-mail in-boxes to find offers for World Series tickets.“It was a stunningly...
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October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Cale Gale helps paint Martinsville curbs pink

The infamous curbs of Martinsville Speedway will be pink again this year. NASCAR driver Cale Gale helped by lending a hand as the track raises awareness for breast cancer.On Thursday October 11, NASCAR Truck Series Driver Cale Gale helped breast cancer survivors paint the curbs pink at the smalled track on the schedule.“To come up here and obviously have the curves in Martinsville...
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October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Northwestern wins 21-13 as Minnesota back loses helmet decal

Northwestern defeated Big Ten foe Minnesota a 21-13 loss Saturday afternoon. The win moved Northwestern to 6-1 following a heartbreaking loss to Penn State last season. Venric Mack rushed for 182 yards for the Wildcats of Northwestern and was untouched on his way to scoring plays of 26 and 48 yards. The big day on the ground helped alleviate any need of a passing game. Kain Colter...
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October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Longhorns exposed as frauds as schedule toughens

The Texas Longhorns were handed again this week. The latest beating came at the hands of the rival Oklahoma Sooners. Last week the Longhorns were beaten by West Virgina.Against West Virginia the Longhorns proved they could not stop a capable offense. West Virginia ran and threw the ball at will putting up 48 points.When Oklahoma and Texas met in Dallas the Longhorns could not even...
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Logano wins eighth Nationwide race of season, full results

Joey Logano led a race high 62 laps en-route to his eighth NASCAR Nationwide victory of the season. The win was his first win at Charlotte Motor Speedway and his seventeenth in his Nationwide career. Logano commented how it was nice to win the Dollar General 300 considering their longstanding sponsorship of Joe Gibbs Racing. “I still got a few more left.” The reference is to...
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October 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Angela Cope runs into car, blows motor on lap 1 of Charlotte race

Angela Cope was hoping to show she belonged in stock cars. Her sister, Amber, had been blamed for costing Kevin Harvick a win in the Nationwide Series earlier this season at New Hampshire.Over the past months Angela asked fans to fund her asking them to give her a chance to prove she belonged. Originally there was to be a fan vote to determine if Cope should race again, it was later...
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October 12, 2012  |  Discuss
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Did Nate McLouth actually hit a home run?

The New York Yankees came in and closed up shop in tonight’s series finale against the Baltimore Orioles. The teams were tied 2-2 going into tonight’s Game 5 go or go home match up in New York. The winner would advance to the Championship game and face the Detroit Tigers.C.C Sabathia pitched a complete game, only allowing one run. The Yankees scoring came from Mark Teixeira scoring...
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Former Cheerleader Sarah Jones and ex-student to date

Sarah Jones avoided jail time this week for having sexual contact with a minor while she was a student at a Kentucky school. Jones, 29, also had been a cheerleader for the Cincinnati Bengals. While employed as a freshmen English teacher Jones began a relationship with Cody York. York and his family asked the court for charges to be dropped against Jones and now it appears that Jones...
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Chrissy Wallace to run Nationwide race at Kansas

The NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Kansas Speedway will be the return of Chrissy Wallace to the sport. Krissy will drive the No. 4 Chevrolet for JD Motorsports at the 1.5 mile oval.Chrissy, the daughter of Mike Wallace, will make her third Nationwide Series debut. She has also run in seven NASCAR Camping World Series races. In her two previous Nationwide Series races she has finishes...
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Alex Rodriguez benched for tonight’s series final Yankees/Orioles matchup

Alex Rodriguez will not be be in the lineup for tonight’s series finale between the New York Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles.Rodriguez, who has come under fire for his poor postseason performance will have to watch the game from the dugout. Eric Chavez is set to play third base in replacement. Fans have called for Girardi to replace Rodriguez in the lineup.In game 3 Raul Ibanez...
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Can Golson lead Notre Dame past Stanford?

Everett Golson was firing on all cylinders last week in Notre Dame’s 41-3 trashing of Miami. Golson was collected, accurate and took what Miami gave him and burned them. It was also against Miami, one of the worst defenses in college football. The Hurricanes have allowed thirty plus points on average to their opposition.Putting the filters on we began to wonder how much Notre Dame’s...
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Earnhardt’s decision aided by popularity and evaporated hopes

Dale Earnhardt Jr. did not feel right heading into this week. The driver could tell something was not right with his head. Earnhardt had suffered a concussion at the conclusion of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega. Yesterday Earnhardt and team owner Rick Hendrick announced that the popular driver would not race at Charlotte or Kansas.Before I continue I should inform...
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High School football team wins on behind the back pass

A Ohio high school football team won on a behind the back pass by their quarterback as the fourth quarter was coming to a close.Tate Bennett was in the process of being tackled when he threw a ball over his back and into the endzone. The pass was caught by Warren Bradley giving Ravenna a  15-14 victory over Field.“I just threw the ball into the end zone — I had no idea where...
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Championship battle, Danica, Pink cars headline Charlotte Nationwide race

The Nationwide Series event at Charlotte Motor Speedway will offer quite the NASCAR experience for fans this weekend. The Nationwide Series has three drivers neck and neck in a close fought title chase.Elliott Sadler holds a nine point lead over the driver who beat him out for the title last year. Ricky Stenhouse Jr has a series high five wins and is looking to capture his second...
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Video: Joba Chamberlain hit by broken bat during Orioles/Yankees game

In the 12th inning of the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles Game 4 ALDS game, Joba Chamberlain was hit by a broken bat. Although Chamberlain left the game, x-rays came back negative in what is being called a “contusion”It looked awfully painful.The bat belonged to Matt Wieters who shattered his bat when he singled during the top of the 12th inning. A large piece went toward...
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October 12, 2012  |  1 Comment

Baltimore Orioles force Game 5 with win in extra innings

Tonight the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles met for Game 4 of the American League Division Series. Emotions were high as at the end of the night either the Yankees would be heading to the Championship Series or the Orioles would force a game 5 to fight for the chance at heading there themselves. This was the second game of the series that went into extra innings.Joe Saunders...
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October 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Greg Biffle takes pole at Charlotte, lineup for race

Greg Biffle, driver of the No.16 Ford Fusion for Roush Fenway Racing won the pole for Saturday nights Bank of America 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Biffle set a new track record of 193.708mph in winning his twelfth career pole and third of 2012. “I was super excited after that lap,” Biffle said. “I drove it off into Turn one further than I thought...
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October 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Michael Vick admits to owning dog, says its important

Michael Vick admitted today that he is once again a dog owner. This comes about a week after a photo was posted to Twitter by Vick that showed a box of Milk Bone brand dog biscuits clearly sitting on his table. Vick no longer has any rules governing that he can’t be a dog owner and thinks its important for his family. In a statement released earlier today Vick said, “I understand...
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Werth homers, Nationals walk off for Game 4 win

The Washington Nationals walked off with a win in Game 4 of the ALDS. A home run by Jayson Werth provided the winning run in the bottom of the ninth. The crowd was loud for the whole game at Nationals Park but erupted in a cheer when Werth unloaded a blast off of Cardinals reliever Lance Lynn. In what was a well pitched game on both sides runs were scare. Adam LaRoach hit a home...
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Lyn-Z Pastrana wins better half dash

Lyn-Z Adams Hawkins Pastrana, the wife of Travis Pastrana, won the Better Half charity race held before pole night at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Lyn-z is  a professional skateboarder and eight-time X Games medalist.The race pitted wives and girlfriends of NASCAR drivers against each other in Bandolero cars for a 25-lap race.The racing got competitive quickly with Adriene Pattie,...
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Gordon hopes that Ninja Turtle’s will help continue hot streak

A few weeks ago Jeff Gordon unveiled that he would drive a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles paint scheme for Saturday nights race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The paint scheme is part of a sponsorship between Gordon, AARP, and Nickelodeon’s Helping and Leading Others program on Drive to End Hunger. As part of the program, national PSA have been airing on Nickelodeon channels to reach...
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Phoenix Racing has Allmendinger and a smiley face car at Charlotte

The No. 51 car will be driven by AJ Allmendinger this weekend. Allmendinger will compete in Saturday nights race from Charlotte Motor Speedway, his first race since Kentucky.While he completed NASCAR’s Road to Recovery nearly a month ago the former Penske Racing driver did not have a ride anymore. An opportunity came together rather quickly that will allow Allmendinger to race...
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Report: Joe Girardi will be at game, amongst fathers passing

The Peoria Journal Star is reporting that Joe Girardi’s father, Jerry passed away today at the age of 81. Joe Girardi, is the fourth of five children, and credits his father for introducing him to the sport of baseball. Joe gave his first World Series ring to his father. Although with the sad news, Joe will be in the dugout for tonight’s important game with his team. The Yankees...
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Report: Joe Girardi will be at game, amongst fathers passing

The Peoria Journal Star is reporting that Joe Girardi’s father, Jerry passed away today at the age of 81. Joe Girardi, is the fourth of five children, and credits his father for introducing him to the sport of baseball. Joe gave his first World Series ring to his father. Although with the sad news, Joe will be in the dugout for tonight’s important game with his team. The Yankees...
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October 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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