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Thursday night edition of Friday Night Football

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With Halloween on Friday night, some schools shifted their traditional Friday Night Football games to avoid a conflict with the holiday. More>>

Georgia's Todd Gurley suspended 4 games by NCAA

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The school had applied for Gurley's reinstatement after he missed the last two games while the school investigated allegations of improper benefits. More>>

Mocs to focus on defense leading up to Western Carolina Video included

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Chattanooga head football coach Russ Huesman is a defensive guy, through and through. His resume backs it up and through seven games this year so has Chattanooga's defense. Then came Saturday against Mercer. A game the Mocs won but a game where the defense found multiple ways to irk Huesman. More>>

Marion Co. at South Pittsburg featured in our FNF Game of the Week

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It's easily one of the most heated and oldest rivalries in the state. Dating back to 1924 and still going strong, Marion County and South Pittsburg will meet once again in our Friday Night Football Game of the Week. More>>

1st NCAA Football Playoff Poll: Miss. St., FSU, Auburn, Ole MIss

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Mississippi State, Florida State, Auburn and Mississippi are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings. More>>

Worley, Dobbs or Peterman? Jones undecided Video included

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There's two sides to every story isn't there. One side, Josh Dobbs provided a major spark against a good SEC defense. The other side, it was just one game, and a loss. More>>

Mocs' Huesman promises tough week for defense Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB)-- The UTC Football Mocs can enjoy their school best 4-0 Southern Conference start, but the defense can expect a tough work week ahead.Head Coach Russ Huesman was less than impressed with the team's handling of the Mercer Bears Saturday, who gave UTC a scare before the Mocs won 38-31.The Bears, the SoCon's top offense, was hard for the Mocs defense to contain much of the game.Huesman called the defensive team's performance horrible." If we don't improve defensively, and ... More>>

Earnhardt wins at Martinsville's Paperclip

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RIDGEWAY, Va. (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jeff Gordon capped an emotional week for Hendrick Motorsports by finishing 1-2 in the Goody's Headache Relief Shot 500 at Martinsville Speedway. Earnhardt claimed his fourth win of the Sprint Cup season, one week after he was eliminated from the Chase for the championship. Gordon had the best finish among the eight remaining contenders for the Sprint Cup title. The strong performances by Hendrick come on the 10-year anniversary weekend of the fatal ... More>>

Dawgs await word on Gurley

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ATLANTA (AP) - Heading into one of its biggest rivalries, No. 9 Georgia is still awaiting word on the status of star running back Todd Gurley. Gurley was suspended the last two games while the school investigated whether he received improper benefits for signing autographs. The Bulldogs applied to the NCAA for his reinstatement last week, but the governing body has yet to issue a ruling. Coach Mark Richt said Sunday that "we just don't know what to expect. We're just going to keep practicing ... More>>

Cardinals OF Taveras dies in car accident in DR

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SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) - Authorities say St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras has died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic. National police spokesman Jacobo Mateo Moquete confirmed Taveras' death on his Twitter account. Taveras' agent and the Cardinals' representative in the Caribbean country also said Sunday that the outfielder had died. The 22-year-old Taveras made his major league debut this year. The promising slugger hit .239 with three homers and 22 RBIs ... More>>

Mocs Score Doubles Win at Georgia Southern

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STATESBORO, GA. (GoMocs.com)---The Chattanooga Mocs men's tennis team finished fall competition with a win in doubles at the Georgia Southern Classic Sunday. UTC lost its two singles matches earlier in the afternoon. Junior Gino Delavalle and freshman Michael Birnbaum scored an 8-6 win over Kennesaw State's Jorge Wilton and Matthew Johnson. It was Delavalle and Birnbaum's second doubles win of the weekend. They each dropped a singles match in Flight C. Delavalle went 3-1 in singles on the wee... More>>

Foster scores 3 TDs as Texans beat Titans 30-16

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Arian Foster ran for 151 yards and two touchdowns and also caught a pass for a score, and the Houston Texans beat the Tennessee Titans 30-16 Sunday for a win in the franchise's 200th game. The Texans (4-4) also snapped a three-game skid as Foster topped 100 yards rushing in his fourth straight game. J.J. Watt had two sacks and forced a fumble as the Texans beat the team they replaced in Houston for the fourth time in five games. Texans linebacker Jadeveon Clowney playe... More>>

Lions rally to beat Falcons 22-21 in London

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LONDON (AP) - Matt Prater kicked a 48-yard field goal on the last play of the game Sunday, lifting the Detroit Lions to a 22-21 comeback win over the Atlanta Falcons after trailing by 21 points. Prater capped a second second straight late winning drive for the Lions (6-2), who also rallied to beat the Saints last week. Matthew Stafford threw for 325 yards and two touchdowns, giving him 120 TDs, breaking the Lions record of 118 held by Bobby Layne. Matt Ryan led the Falcons (2-6) with 228 yard... More>>

SEC: Auburn should have drawn flag on last play

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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference says South Carolina should have gotten a second chance at a Hail Mary against Auburn. SEC spokesman Chuck Dunlap confirmed Sunday that the Tigers should have drawn a 5-yard penalty for having two players with the same number on the field for the final play. That would have given the Gamecocks another chance at a touchdown in Saturday night's 42-35 loss. Dunlap says the violation was discovered well after the game. Auburn had No. 1 Montravius Ada... More>>

No. 3 Tide still seeking dominant road performance

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Alabama is a team with two different personalities. At home, the third-ranked Crimson Tide is as dominant as ever. On the road, Alabama's a bit more vulnerable. That pattern nearly ended Saturday when Alabama grabbed a 27-0 lead at Tennessee. Then Alabama (7-1, 4-1 SEC) became too comfortable and allowed Tennessee (3-5, 0-4) to make a game of it before the Tide closed out a 34-20 victory. Alabama has won its four home games by an average margin of 40.3 points. Alabama ... More>>

Miss State, FSU, Alabama, Auburn in AP poll top 4

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(UNDATED) AP--Mississippi's first loss of the season dropped the Rebels four spots in The Associated Press college football poll to No. 7 and left Mississippi State, Florida State, Alabama and Auburn in the top four as the College Football Playoff selection committee prepares its first rankings. No. 1 Mississippi State (46 first-place votes) and No. 2 Florida State (14) are the only unbeaten team left in the Big Five conferences. Alabama, which lost 23-17 at Ole Miss earlier this month, moved... More>>

No. 24 LSU upends No.3 Mississippi, 10-7

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Bo Wallace's pass was intercepted by Ronald Martin in the final seconds, and No. 3 Mississippi lost for the first time this season, 10-7 to 24th-ranked LSU on Saturday night. Ole Miss was lining up for a potential tying field goal from 42 yards, but was called for delay of game. So the Rebels decided to run a play instead and Wallace threw his first interception in a Southeastern Conference game this season. Soon after, fans were streaming onto the Tiger Stadium field.... More>>

Cooper leads No. 4 Alabama past Tennessee, 34-20 Video included

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Amari Cooper caught nine passes for a school-record 224 yards and scored two touchdowns to help No. 4 Alabama beat Tennessee 34-20 on Saturday night for its eighth consecutive victory in the series. This game marked a return to Neyland Stadium for Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin, who coached Tennessee in 2009 and angered Volunteers fans by leaving for Southern California after only one season. Kiffin's offense produced touchdowns on four of its first five ser... More>>

Mo'ne Davis throws out 1st pitch at World Series

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Cameras flashed, the crowd rose for a thunderous ovation and Mo'ne Davis did exactly what she was expected to do - the 13-year-old fired a strike right down the middle. From Little League phenom to the star of her own commercial to World Series celebrity, Davis has been on quite a ride these past few months. She continued her remarkable journey on the biggest baseball stage of all when she threw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 4 of the World Series between the ... More>>

UTC's Day 2 at the Georgia Southern Championships

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STATESBORO, GA. (GoMocs.com)--The Chattanooga Mocs posted three more wins in four matches on day two of the Georgia Southern Championships Saturday. UTC went 1-1 in doubles and won both of its singles matches. Junior Gino Delavalle teamed with freshman Michael Birnbam to split a pair in Flight B Doubles. They opened with a very tough (8-7 (7)) loss to Florida Atlantic's Alexander Gitin and Stefan Burnett. They came back to defeat Yulin Liu and Sean Hadju from the Savannah College of Art Desi... More>>

LSU coach Les Miles' mother dies at 91

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU football coach Les Miles' mother has died. She was 91. University spokesman Michael Bonnette says Martha Miles, died Friday night, less than 24 hours before the No. 24 Tigers hosted third-ranked Mississippi. She was in an assisted living home, Martha Miles lived for many years in Elyria, Ohio, where Les Miles was raised before playing college football at Michigan under coach Bo Schembechler. Miles, who played offensive line for the Wolverines, also got his start in... More>>

Wofford slams VMI 38-3

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Lorenzo Long ran for 125 yards and a pair of touchdowns as Wofford slammed the Virginia Military Institute 38-3 on Saturday. Octavius Harden added 100 yards while Chris Martin and quarterback Michael Weimer each ran for a score as the Terriers (5-3, 3-1 Southern) racked up 374 rushing yards. Weimer also threw for 85 yards and a touchdown. Long's first touchdown run was the culmination of a 10-play, 75-yard drive on the game's first possession. A minute later, Drake Mi... More>>

Western Carolina tops The Citadel 29-15

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Troy Mitchell threw for a touchdown and Detrez Newsome ran for two more Saturday and Western Carolina beat The Citadel 29-15. Darius Ramsey's 20-yard TD run in the fourth quarter put the game out of reach for the Catamounts (6-2, 4-0 Southern). Mitchell was 21 of 29 for 291 yards and two interceptions and gained 131 yards on 15 carries. Newsome gained 123 yards on 11 carries. WCU scored on an 8-yard pass from Mitchell to Tyler Sexton, but The Citadel (2-6, 0-3) led 8-7 ... More>>

Harvick fastest in final practice at Martinsville

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) - Kevin Harvick paced the final practice session before Sunday's race at Martinsville Speedway. It was a boost for Harvick, who will start 33rd - the lowest of the eight remaining Chase for the Sprint Cup championship contenders. Martinsville is the opening race of the third round of the Chase, and Harvick picked the worst time to earn his worst starting position of the season. Ricky Stenhouse Jr. was second fastest in practice. He's not eligible for the championship. B... More>>

Mocs Remain Perfect in SoCon Play with 38-31 Victory Over Mercer Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (GoMocs.com)--- The Chattanooga Mocs offense led the way in a 38-31 Southern Conference win over Mercer in Finley Stadium Saturday afternoon. That gives UTC its first 4-0 start (5-3 overall) in league play in school history. “It's a huge positive,” coach Russ Huesman shared. “That's what I told our kids in (the locker room). I told them to enjoy (4-0) because wins are hard. I don't care who you're playing, when you're playing or where you're playing. To get a win in college... More>>

Titans' Greene arrested after parking incident

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FRANKLIN, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee Titans running back Shonn Greene was arrested for allegedly parking in a handicapped space and speeding away when an officer was issuing him a citation. Franklin, Tennessee police Sgt. Charles Warner says Greene surrendered Friday night after being told warrants had been obtained for his arrest. Warner says Greene was charged with driving on a suspended license, reckless driving, failure to stop/halt/frisk and illegal parking. Greene was released on $2,000 bon... More>>

Huesman, Chattanooga rally past Mercer 38-31

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Jacob Huesman and Keon Williams ran for second-quarter touchdowns as Chattanooga twice rallied to beat Mercer 38-31 on Saturday. The win leaves the Mocs (5-3, 4-0) unbeaten in Southern Conference play. Mercer (5-4, 1-4) came within a touchdown on Jagger Lieb's 42-yard field goal mid-fourth quarter, and had two final drives fall short after forcing Chattanooga punts - failing on fourth down from the 20, and seeing a last pass broken up as time expired. Huesman complet... More>>

Friday Night Football Highlights and Scoreboard Oct. 24 Video included

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All your scores and highlights from Friday Night Football, Oct. 24 More>>

Ooltewah takes Dist 5-AAA title with 30-14 win over Cleveland Video included

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OOLTEWAH, TN (WRCB)-- Ooltewah took their opening drive for a touchdown as Kelvin Leon finds Rashun Freeman in the flat, he juked a couple of Blue Raider defenders en route to the end zone and a 7-0 Owls lead.But Cleveland responds, paced much in part to T.J. Parker runs before Austin Massey hooked up with Isaiah Beatty from 8 yards out for the equalizer.Ooltewah's Lazlo Toser made it 10-7 Owls with the first of his two field goals on the night.The Owls defense would then stiffen, stopping Cl... More>>

UT students to try to ‘Kill Kiffin with silence'

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After receiving an email from University of Tennessee Chancellor Jimmy Cheek on Oct. 6 admonishing their behavior during the Florida game, students responded in a variety of ways.

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Marion County is once again golf friendly, Sweetens Cove GC opens Video included

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What is a Tennessee County without an open golf course? More>>

UPDATED: UGA to file reinstatement papers for Todd Gurley

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Gurley has been suspended for two games while the NCAA investigates an alleged incident where Gurley may have taken money for his likeness. More>>

"Lane Kiffin Sewage Center" proposal lingers for lawyer

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Lane Kiffin's return to Knoxville as Alabama's offensive coordinator is a hot topic this week.
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Georgia's Chubb and Swann sweep SEC Weekly Honors Video included

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Georgia senior Damian Swann and true freshmanNick Chubb have earned Southeastern Conference weekly honors following the Bulldogs' 45-32 win at Arkansas, according to a league announcement. More>>

Manning breaks Favre's mark with 509th TD pass

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The Denver Broncos' 38-year-old quarterback threw his 509th touchdown of his NFL career Sunday night against the San Francisco 49ers, breaking the old mark formerly held by Brett Favre. More>>

Manning ties Favre's mark with 508th TD pass

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DENVER (AP) - Peyton Manning has tied Brett Favre's record for most career touchdown passes with his 508th. Manning threw a 39-yard touchdown pass to Wes Welker, giving Denver a 14-0 lead over the San Francisco 49ers with 2:57 left in the first quarter. Manning went into Sunday night's showdown with 506 TD throws. He threw a 3-yard TD pass to Emmanuel Sanders on Denver's first drive. It was Sanders' first touchdown catch of the season and he became the 47th player to catch a TD pass from Mann... More>>

Keselowski keeps title hopes alive at Talladega with win

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - Brad Keselowski pulled away in overtime for one of the biggest wins of his career and earned an automatic berth into the third round of NASCAR's championship race. Keselowski had to win Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway to stay alive in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. The sixth win of the season for the 2012 Sprint Cup champion was his biggest, and keeps him in the hunt for another title. But the Hendrick Motorsports trio of Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr.... More>>

Cowboys' Murray gets 7th straight 100-yard game

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - DeMarco Murray is the first running back in NFL history to start a season with seven straight 100-yard games. The NFL rushing leader reached 100 yards on a 1-yard plunge early in the fourth quarter for the Dallas Cowboys against the New York Giants on Sunday. The fourth-year back from Oklahoma was tied with Hall of Famer Jim Brown, who hit the century mark in six straight games to start the 1958 season for Cleveland. Murray was on the verge of reaching 900 yards throug... More>>

McCoy rallies Redskins to 19-17 win over Titans

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LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - Kai Forbath kicked a 22-yard field goal on the last play of the game, and Colt McCoy stepped in after Kirk Cousins was benched at halftime Sunday to lead the Washington Redskins to a 19-17 win over the Tennessee Titans. McCoy completed 11 of 12 passes for 128 yards and a touchdown in his first meaningful role in a win since Nov. 20, 2011, when he led the Cleveland Browns to a 14-10 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Redskins snapped a four-game losing streak to im... More>>

NASCAR's "King" moves castle

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - Richard Petty Motorsports is moving its race operations to another North Carolina location. The team announced Sunday that it will relocate from Concord to Mooresville after the current NASCAR season. The new location was home to co-owner Richard Petty's race teams in 2007 and 2008. It will have more space than the current shop, leaving room for expansion. It will also provide room for the team to prepare the car and more space for engineering and simulation. Petty says... More>>

Falcons drop fourth straight, lose to Ravens 29-7

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BALTIMORE (AP) - Elvis Dumervil and Pernell McPhee each had two sacks, part of a dominant defensive performance that carried the Baltimore Ravens past the Atlanta Falcons 29-7 Sunday. Baltimore (5-2) led 17-0 at halftime and coasted to its second straight blowout win. The Ravens beat Tampa Bay 48-17 last week. The Falcons (2-5) averted their first shutout loss since December 2004 when Matt Ryan connected with Roddy White for a 4-yard touchdown with 7:12 remaining to make it 20-7. It was Atlan... More>>

SEC is 1st conference to put 4 in top 5 of AP poll

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UNDATED (AP)--The Southeastern Conference has reached a new milestone in The Associated Press college football poll, becoming the first league to place four teams in the top five - all from the western division. Mississippi State stayed No. 1 after a weekend off. The Atlantic Coast Conference's Florida State held its ground at No. 2 after beating then-No. 5 Notre Dame 31-27. Mississippi remains No. 3. Alabama jumped three spots to No. 4 after a 59-0 victory against Texas AM. Auburn moved up a... More>>

Carson-Newman's Sparks ties Bear Bryant for wins Video included

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JEFFERSON CITY, TN (WRCB) --East Tennessee's legendary Head Football Coach Ken Sparks has tied Paul "Bear" Bryant Saturday for NCAA career victories.Sparks' Carson-Newman Eagles beat Tusculum in Jefferson City to elevate the 70 year old Sparks to his 323rd career win.Sparks has been with his alma mater for 34 years and just 2 years ago was diagnosed with prostate cancer.But he is still going strong and now sixth on the all-time NCAA list for coaching victories. More>>

Jones battles Ole Miss for in state prospects

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MEMPHIS, TN (WRCB)--Vols Head Coach Butch Jones may have lost Saturday night's game in Oxford versus Ole Miss, but he's battling Ole Miss on another front, the recruiting trail.Jones visited Memphis area offensive line prospect Drew Richmond Friday night. Richmond is considered one of the top ranked recruits in the state of Tennessee..The 6'5, 320 pounder would fill an obvious need for the Vols on their offensive line, but he's already committed to Ole Miss.Jones wants Richmond to think twice... More>>

No. 3 Mississippi tops Tennessee 34-3 Video included

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OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Bo Wallace threw two touchdown passes and No. 3 Mississippi had another dominating defensive performance in a 34-3 victory over Tennessee on Saturday night. Ole Miss (7-0, 4-0 Southeastern Conference) fell behind 3-0 early in the second quarter, but scored the next 34 points. With a relatively easy win, the Rebels continued their best start since 1962. Wallace completed 13 of 28 passes for 199 yards, throwing touchdown passes to Vince Sanders and Evan Engram. Sanders had ... More>>

Missouri embarrasses Florida 42-13 in Swamp

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Marcus Murphy scored three touchdowns, including two on special teams, and Missouri embarrassed Florida 42-13 Saturday night. The Tigers (5-2, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) scored on a kickoff return, a punt return, a fumble return and an interception return. They managed just seven first downs and 119 yards of offense, including 20 passing, and essentially let the Gators self-destruct in nearly every way imaginable. And they did. Mizzou bounced back from a shutout los... More>>

Cotter, Gilpin lead Mocs on Senior Day at Front Runner Invitational

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (GoMocs.com)--- On an ideal fall afternoon, the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga men's and women's cross country teams finished second behind Middle Tennessee at the annual Front Runner Invitational at the Moccasin Bend Race Course. Senior Amanda Cotter (Bristol, Conn.) led the women to a second place finish placing fourth overall with a time of 11:04.80 in the 2-mile race. She was followed in sixth by junior RebeccaGreenwall(Bogart, Ga.) with a time of 11:11.39. “O... More>>

Western Carolina beats Mercer 35-21

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MACON, Ga. (AP) - Troy Mitchell connected with Spearman Robinson on all three of his touchdown passes, and Western Carolina beat Mercer 35-21 on Saturday. Mitchell's third touchdown pass - a 42-yarder to Robinson - gave the Catamounts (5-2, 3-0 Southern Conference) a 35-13 lead with 12:07 left in the game. Mitchell finished 13 of 18 for 194 yards and Robinson had seven catches for 108 yards. Early in the first quarter, defensive back Jaleel Lorquet scooped up Alex Lakes' fumble and returned i... More>>

Tide steamrolls Texas A & M 59-0

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Blake Sims passed for 268 yards and three touchdowns and scored on a 43-yard run while leading No. 7 Alabama to 35 second-quarter points and a 59-0 pummeling of No. 21 Texas AM on Saturday. The Crimson Tide (6-1, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) shut down the nation's No. 4 offense and dominated a game that had produced two straight thrillers. Led by Sims, T.J. Yeldon and Amari Cooper, Alabama outgained the Aggies 602-172. Texas AM (5-3, 2-3) has lost its past three games,... More>>

Titans promote Brackett, place Stevens on IR

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans promoted tight end Brett Brackett from the practice squad for the second week in a row Saturday and placed tight end Craig Stevens on injured reserve. Stevens had surgery to repair a torn quadriceps tendon Wednesday. He was injured Oct. 5 on the first play in a 29-28 loss to Cleveland. The seven-year veteran was a key run blocker who played in 93 games. The Titans (2-4) cut Brackett on Monday before adding him to the practice squad. They needed him... More>>

MTSU beats UAB 34-22

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Reggie Whatley ran for 100 yards, including a 67-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter, and Middle Tennessee beat UAB 34-22 on Saturday. Middle Tennessee (5-3, 4-1 Conference USA) entered the fourth quarter trailing 22-21 but Whatley's 67-yard touchdown gave the Blue Raiders the lead for good. Austin Grammer, who came into the game completing 72.7 percent of his passes in conference play, completed just 6 of 19 passes, but threw for a pair of touchdowns, the last of ... More>>

15th-Ranked Mocs Motor Past Citadel 34-14 Video included

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (GoMocs.com)--- It was a dominating start for the 15th-ranked Chattanooga Mocs today. The Scenic City lads scored on their first five possessions to roll to a 34-14 win at The Citadel in Johnson Hagood Stadium. Derrick Craine posted his first 100-yard rushing game in his second season. He had 17 carries for 135 yards on the day, the most by a Moc in 2014. That led a 315-yard rushing affair, which is the second-most this season and the third time in the last four games the uni... More>>

Chubb, defense lead Georgia past Arkansas, 45-32

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Nick Chubb ran for 202 yards and two touchdowns and No. 10 Georgia dominated on the road for the second straight week, beating Arkansas 45-32 on Saturday. The Bulldogs (6-1, 4-1 Southeastern Conference), playing their second straight game without suspended running back Toddy Gurley, led 38-6 at halftime. They were sparked by a defense that followed up its shutout of Missouri by forcing three first-half turnovers. Chubb had a pair of first-half touchdowns, including a ... More>>

Davis' 2 TDs lead South Carolina over Furman 41-10

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Mike Davis rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns as South Carolina ended a two-game losing streak with a 41-10 victory over FCS opponent Furman on Saturday. The Gamecocks (4-3) also got a pair of touchdown passes from Dylan Thompson in putting away the Paladins (2-5), the defending Southern Conference champions who have lost five straight this season. The win moved South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier to 51-0 all-time against teams outside the Power 5 of BCS qualifying ... More>>

UTC cruises by The Citadel 34-14

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Jacob Huesman threw for 163 yards, ran for 84 more, and had three total touchdowns to lead Chattanooga to a 34-14 win over The Citadel on Saturday. All three of Huesman's touchdown's came in the first half, including a 66-yard bomb to C.J. Board 19 seconds into the game, as the Mocs (4-3, 3-0 Southern Conference) opened up a 31-0 halftime lead. Derrick Craine added 137 rushing and Keon Williams finished with 89 yards and a touchdown for a Chattanooga offense that racke... More>>

Terry Labonte calling it quits after Talladega

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TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - Terry Labonte will compete in his final NASCAR race Sunday at Talladega Superspeedway. The two-time Cup champion turns 58 next month. He ran 26 full seasons at NASCAR's top level and a partial schedule the last decade. Labonte had four scheduled races this season with Go FAS Racing and good friend crew chief/owner Frank Stoddard. He was a season-best 11th at Daytona in July. The final start for "Texas Terry" will be the 890th of his career, which is tied for third in NA... More>>

Friday Night Football Highlights and Scoreboard, Oct. 17 Video included

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Friday Night Football Scoreboard for Friday, October 17. More>>

Cleveland nixes Mustangs 24-17

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CLEVELAND, TN (WRCB)-- The Blue Raiders bend but don't break defense did the trick, staving off a late Mustang rally Friday night at Benny Monroe Stadium to give Cleveland a 24-17 win over Bradley County rival Walker Valley. Cleveland dented the scoreboard first on their opening drive, a steady diet of T.J. Parker and Raekwon Bunion, with the latter taking it in from one yard out despite fumbling and recovering the ball in the end zone for a 7-0 score that would s... More>>

UTC Women selected to defend SoCon Title, Shumpert makes All-Conference

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team was selected to finish first in the Southern Conference Coaches and Media Polls the league office announced today. Sophomore point guard Chelsey Shumpert (Paducah, Ky.) was selected to the coaches preseason all-conference team. More>>

2015 SEC football schedules announced

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Football fans throughout the south can finally start getting their travel plans in order for next year. More>>

Walker Valley at Cleveland to host FNF3 Game of the Week

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District positioning heats up in this 5-3A matchup, Clevelamd is 3-1 in district play and Walker Valley is 1-2. More>>

Vols release 2015 football schedule

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Tennessee fans can now plan weddings and vacations, the 2015 Volunteer Football schedule is here. More>>

Eagles dominate in 27-0 win over Giants

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, LeSean McCoy had a season-high 149 yards rushing and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the New York Giants 27-0 on Sunday night for their first shutout in 18 years. A rough night for the Giants (3-3) became worse when wide receiver Victor Cruz tore the patella tendon his right knee while leaping for a pass on fourth down from the Eagles 3 in the third quarter. Cruz, a 2012 Pro Bowl pick, was crying and holding his hands to his face as he w... More>>

Cutler leads road-warrior Bears past Falcons 27-13

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ATLANTA (AP) - Jay Cutler threw for 381 yards and a touchdown, Matt Forte ran for a couple of second-half scores, and the Chicago Bears picked up another road victory by beating the Atlanta Falcons 27-13 on Sunday. Chicago (3-3) has won three of four away from Soldier Field this season, though there were so many Bears fans at the Georgia Dome that this seemed almost like a neutral site. After the Falcons (2-4) rallied from a 13-3 halftime deficit to tie the game late in the third quarter, the... More>>

Coach Speak: What Butch told Russ Video included

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KNOXVILLE,TN (WRCB)--The Vols face the now number three ranked Ole Miss Rebels Saturday in Oxford after snapping their 3 game losing streak Saturday night at the expense of the UTC Mocs, 45-10 was the final score.But many of you may be asking, what did Butch tell Russ?At the game's conclusion, the two head coaches shared a moment at midfield.You can read from Coach Jones' lips what he says to Mocs Head Coach, " You have a good team."What else did Butch say?Coach Huesman reveals. " I think he ... More>>

Titans snap skid, beat winless Jaguars 16-14

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Sammie Hill blocked a field goal attempt in the final seconds, and the Tennessee Titans held off the winless Jacksonville Jaguars 16-14 Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. Jackie Battle ran for a touchdown, and Ryan Succop also kicked three field goals as the Titans (2-4) bounced back after blowing the biggest lead ever by a home team in the regular season with their loss to Cleveland. Jurrell Casey had two of Tennessee's six sacks. The Titans forced two turnover... More>>

AP's new top dog is Mississippi State

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STARKVILLE, MS (AP) --Mississippi State is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, replacing Florida State and making the fastest rise to the top spot in the history of the poll. The Bulldogs received 45 first-place votes from the media panel Sunday. Mississippi State beat Auburn 38-23 on Saturday, its third straight victory against a top-10 team. The Bulldogs are the first team in the poll's 78-year history to go from unranked to No. 1 in five weeks. The previous mark wa... More>>

Tempers flare at Charlotte as title hopes fade

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CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Matt Kenseth is usually so calm and collected, but he lost his cool and attacked Brad Keselowski at Charlotte Motor Speedway. If Kenseth is fighting, then tempers are certainly running quite high. They reached a boiling point in the aftermath of Saturday night's race as Keselowski, Kenseth, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Jimmie Johnson all saw their championship hopes fade to near-desperate status. The pressure is on - every week - in NASCAR's new championship format, and the fra... More>>

UTC Lady Soccer Mocs fall to VMI 4 nil

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LEXINGTON, Va. (GoMocs.com)--- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's soccer team was unable to find its footing on a rainy Sunday afternoon with a 4-0 loss to VMI in Southern Conference action at a muddy Patchin Field. The Mocs outshot the Keydets 19-16 with a 5-2 advantage on corners, but couldn't find the net despite seven shots on goal and one by senior Crystal Mackezyk (Columbia, Tenn.) that bounded off the crossbar. “The field definitely played to their advantage,” UTC hea... More>>

Cleveland beats Bradley Central 23-18 Video included

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CLEVELAND, TN (WRCB)--The Raiders wasted no time on their opening drive, Austin Massey to T.J. Parker on the screen pass that turns into a touchdown. Meanwhile, the Bears' opening drive turns into a Blue Raider safety when the punt snap is too tall, 9-0 Cleveland.The Blue Raiders would score on their next possession, Raekwon Bunion earning the hard yards between the tackles for a 16 zip Cleveland lead, that's when the hibernating Bear offense wakes up. Quarterback Cole Copeland connecting wit... More>>

FNF3 Highlights & Scoreboard October 10 Video included

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Chattanooga to host USA National Boxing Team Trials

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A larger city's loss is Chattanooga's gain. The planned venue for the USA Boxing National Team Trials backed out and the Scenic City came through.  More>>

Local youth soccer team wins top division in Birmingham Bash tournament

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The Chattanooga FC Academy 04 Premier Girls won the U11 GirlsGold Division of the Birmingham Bash soccer tournament held this past weekend in Birmingham, Alabama. More>>

Mississippi tie: Rebels, Bulldogs 3rd in AP poll

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STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi and Mississippi State are tied for third in The Associated Press college football poll after a wild day of unexpected results brought major changes to the Top 25. Just about the only thing that didn't change this week was No. 1: Florida State is still top-ranked, with 35 first-place votes. Auburn, the only other team in the top six to win, moved up three spots to No. 2 and received 23 first-place votes. Then comes Ole Miss and Mississippi State, in the top... More>>

SEC fines Ole Miss, Kentucky after fans rush field

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - The Southeastern Conference has fined Mississippi and Kentucky after their fans stormed the field to celebrate victories. The SEC fined Ole Miss $50,000 on Sunday because the school also was cited for similar violations in 2012 and 2013. Rebels fans rushed the field after a 23-17 victory over Alabama on Saturday. Kentucky drew a $25,000 penalty for the celebration of a 45-38 upset of South Carolina. Kentucky also was penalized in 2006 and 2007, but drew a smaller fine ... More>>

Brady back in form, Patriots beat Bengals 43-17

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady rebounded from the second worst loss of his career by throwing for two touchdowns and becoming the sixth quarterback to pass for 50,000 yards as the New England Patriots routed the NFL's last unbeaten team with a 43-17 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday night. Six days after a 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, the Patriots' offense broke out of its season-long slump. Brady threw for 292 yards and Stevan Ridley gained 117 of the team's 221 yard... More>>

No. 13 Georgia must prove it can win on the road

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Back-to-back home victories over Tennessee and Vanderbilt have helped push No. 13 Georgia back into the Southeastern Conference's Eastern Division race. Georgia, led by star tailback Todd Gurley, now must win on the road to remain a contender. The Bulldogs begin a grueling stretch of four straight SEC games away from home with Saturday's visit to No. 23 Missouri, the defending East champion. Then Georgia flies west again for a game at Arkansas. The stretch also includes the... More>>

Mocs Huesman doesn't mind averting shutout of VMI Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB)--For the first time since 1984, the UTC Football Mocs open their Southern Conference schedule 2 and 0, after thoroughly dismantling VMI Saturday at Finley Stadium.It was a good showing on both sides of the ball for the Mocs, generating more than 500 yards on offense while scoring 8 touchdowns.Defensively, the Mocs grounded the Keydets vaunted aerial assault, VMI scoring their lone touchdown with just 36 seconds left in the game.Afterward, Mocs Head Coach Russ Huesman ex... More>>

Meigs remembers Allie Blevens Video included

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DECATUR, TN (WRCB)--" She was just that little girl you never forget," sighs grieving Aunt Cheryl Ricker.Meigs Countians will always remember Allie Blevens.Erecting the "Allie Rock" in downtown Decatur's municipal park, shortly after the six year old was killed in February of last year as she tried crossing River Road on her way home.Besides being an aspiring artist, the kindergartner was known as Meigs littlest cheerleader, who loved nothing more than bringing a smile to everyone." She never... More>>

Mocs Take Three Titles at Steve Baras Tennis Classic

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)-- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's tennis team finished the 32nd annual UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic by winning three draws today. The Mocs won two singles titles and a doubles crown at the Champions Club. Senior Kaylene Chadwell and junior Kelsey Coots were co-champions of the Choo Choo draw. They both advanced to the finals with wins yesterday. Junior Alison Storie came out on top in the Tennessee River Draw with a three-set win today. She held... More>>

Logano wins at Kansas to advance in title race

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - Joey Logano has grabbed the first berth in the next round of NASCAR's championship race with a victory Sunday at Kansas Speedway. Logano's win advanced him into the third round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, which begins after stops at Charlotte and Talladega. Four drivers will be cut from the 12-driver field after Talladega. It puts the pressure on for some of NASCAR's top drivers, many of whom had problems at Kansas. Six-time and defending champion Ji... More>>

Peyton Manning throws 500th career TD pass

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DENVER (AP) - Peyton Manning has thrown his 500th career touchdown pass, joining Brett Favre as the only members of the exclusive club. Manning threw a 7-yard dart to tight end Julius Thomas to give Denver a 7-3 lead over Arizona in the first quarter Sunday. Thomas has caught six of Manning's nine TD throws this season. Manning reached the mark in his 244th career regular season game, 49 fewer games than it took Favre. It was Manning's 101st TD pass since coming to Denver in 2012 following hi... More>>

Beckham TD catch caps Giants rally vs. Falcons

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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - First-round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. made his NFL debut a memorable one, catching a go-ahead 15-yard touchdown pass from Eli Manning with 10:02 left to lead the New York Giants to a 30-20 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Fellow rookie Andre Williams scored on a 3-yard run to ignite the second-half rally that saw the Giants (3-2) come from 10-points down to win their third straight game. Manning threw two touchdowns and Josh Brown added two late fiel... More>>

Hoyer leads rally as Browns beat Titans 29-28

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Brian Hoyer threw a 6-yard touchdown pass to Travis Benjamin with 1:09 left, and the Cleveland Browns rallied from a 25-point deficit in beating the Tennessee Titans 29-28 Sunday for their first road win in more than a year. The Browns (2-2) won a road game for the first time since Sept. 22, 2013, at Minnesota, and they couldn't have made it tougher on themselves as they fell behind 28-3 in the first half. They snapped a seven-game road skid scoring 26 unanswered point... More>>

Wingord Advances to Flight 1 Finals at the Baras Tennis Classic

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (GoMocs.com)-- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga junior Nick Wingord led the Mocs on Day 2 of the UTC Steve Baras Fall Classic at the Champions Club today. Wingord advanced to the main draw finals in singles and doubles action. Wingord, a junior transfer from Buenos Aires, Argentina, by way of Abilene Christian University, posted a win over Dylan Gee in the semifinals of Flight 1 singles. He defeated one of Jacksonville State's top players (6-4, 6-2) to advance to tomorro... More>>

Kentucky upsets South Carolina 45-38

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LEXINGTON, KY. (AP) - Alvin Dupree's 6-yard interception return for a touchdown off a pass deflection with 2:29 remaining gave Kentucky a wild 45-38 comeback victory over South Carolina on Saturday night. Trailing 38-24 with 11:45 remaining, Jojo Kemp rallied the Wildcats with touchdown runs of 1 and 5 yards before Mike Douglas' game-changing block of Dylan Thompson's pass. Dupree was right there to grab it out of the air for the easy TD that sent a black-clad crowd of 62,135 into a frenzy. A... More>>

Gators rally to beat Vols 10-9 Video included

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Austin Hardin made a 49-yard field goal with 6:20 remaining Saturday as Florida erased a nine-point, fourth-quarter deficit to beat Tennessee 10-9 and continue its decade-long mastery of this rivalry. Florida (3-1, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) rallied behind freshman quarterback Treon Harris, who led both of the Gators' scoring drives after replacing an ineffective Jeff Driskel. Matt Jones rushed for 114 yards and had a 32-yard run to set up Hardin's winning kick, whic... More>>

Ole Miss upsets 'Bama 23-17

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OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Bo Wallace threw for 251 yards and three touchdowns, including two in the fourth quarter, and No. 11 Mississippi rallied from a fourth-quarter deficit to stun No. 3 Alabama 23-17 on Saturday. Ole Miss (5-0, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) has won five games to start the season for the first time since 1962 and ended a 10-game losing streak against the Tide. The Rebels trailed 17-10 midway through the fourth quarter, but pulled even on Wallace's 34-yard touchdown pass to Vinc... More>>

Jacob Huesman had a hand in six touchdowns while eclipsing the 2,000-yard rushing and 4,000-yard passing marks for his career

Mocs Roll over VMI 55-7 for Homecoming Win Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (GoMocs.com)--- It was a happy Homecoming for the 14th-ranked Chattanooga Mocs football squad. It rolled to a 55-7 victory over VMI at Finley Stadium on equally impressive performances by the offense and defense. “Today was a good win,” head coach Russ Huesman said. “Our guys competed really well today. The defense did a great job today. VMI averages 298 yards per game (passing), so that is well below their average. “Today was just a good day…everyone was able to play.” The... More>>

Gurley leads No. 13 Georgia past Vanderbilt 44-17

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Hutson Mason threw two touchdown passes to Chris Conley, Todd Gurley ran for 163 yards with two scores and No. 13 Georgia beat Vanderbilt 44-17 on Saturday. Georgia (4-1, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) used Gurley's scoring runs of 4 and 14 yards and Mason's first touchdown pass to Conley to take a 21-0 lead in the first quarter. Vanderbilt (1-4, 0-4) remained winless in the SEC. Gurley's first touchdown run, a 5-yarder, was out of the wildcat formation. He added a 14-yarder ... More>>

Blue Tornado blows through Baylor 35-9

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (WRCB)- The McCallie Blue Tornado take the bragging rights of Chattanooga's private school pigskin with them in their 35-9 win over cross river rival Baylor Friday night at McCallie's Spears Stadium. Right from the start it appeared all McCallie before kickoff, a sell out crwod of rabid fans, plus an eye in the sky with a drone flying over the field. Not to mention a visit from UTC Head Football Coach Russ Huesman, spotted on the Blue Tornado sid... More>>

Vols' transfer Woodson gets waiver

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee forward Dominic Woodson has received an NCAA waiver allowing the Memphis transfer to play immediately rather than sitting out a year. How much the 6-foot-10 sophomore will actually play may depend on how much weight he loses. Tennessee coach Donnie Tyndall announced Woodson's eligibility Thursday as the Volunteers prepare to open practice Sunday. The addition of the 6-foot-10, 281-pound sophomore adds some size to a roster that doesn't include anyone else wit... More>>

Ex-Lady Vols media director, Tennessee settle suit

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Former Lady Vols media director Debby Jennings has reached a $320,000 settlement in her lawsuit against the University of Tennessee and athletic director Dave Hart. Jennings' lawyer, David Burkhalter, released a statement Thursday saying the parties had "reached an amicable settlement" and noting the $320,000 figure. The lawsuit alleged age and sex discrimination led to Jennings' forced retirement after 35 years. Jennings said, "I am hopeful my lawsuit has cast light o... More>>

Suspended Moc caught in prostitution investigation

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (WRCB)--A Chattanooga Moc is suspended from the football team as he faces an accusation of patronizing a prostitute, but UTC says the incidents are unrelated.UTC'S Sports Information Director Jay Blackman confirms freshman defensive lineman Zach Rasmussen has been suspended for an unspecified violation of team rules, the move coming Wednesday from Head Coach Russ Huesman.Thursday, WRCB learned Rasmussen has an October 18th deadline to appear on a misdemeanor count of patronizin... More>>

Dawg DB forced to give up game

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Georgia freshman cornerback Rico Johnson will have to give up football because of a neurological condition. The school announced Thursday that Johnson had problems in practice this week and underwent a medical evaluation. Doctors found that Johnson risked a permanent spinal cord injury if he continued to play contact sports. Head trainer Ron Courson says it's fortunate the condition was discovered before Johnson sustained a "possible catastrophic injury," and that he still ... More>>

Under Armour facility in TN to create 1,500 jobs

Athletic apparel maker Under Armour says it will build a new distribution center in suburban Nashville. More>>

$1,000 reward offered in Ironman route sabotage

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The reward is being funded with private money and administered by the Walker County Sheriff's Office. More>>

Vols look to avert 10th consecutive loss to Florida

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KNOXVILLE, TN (WRCB)--The Tennessee Vols are in game week mode with the University of Florida coming to Knoxville Saturday.The Gators are a team that hasn't lost to Tennessee since 2004.The 2 and 2 Vols are coming off Saturday's heartbreaking loss to Georgia 35-32.But Head Coach Butch Jones says that's history, he's looking forward, not backward, and neither is his team." Again, its a new week, it's a new opportunity, I expect them to bounce back, I expect them to be ready to go," says Jones.... More>>

Mocs eye pass-happy VMI

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) --Chattanooga's Football Mocs prepare for Virginia Military Institute's Keydets Saturday afternoon at Finley Stadium, as the Keydets serve as UTC's Homecoming opponent.The Mocs are coming off their 38-24 win last Saturday over Samford, making them now 2 and 2 overall and 1-0 in the Southern Conference, as they ready for the pass happy offensive set of VMI.For Mocs defensive end Davis Tull, the current national and SoCon defensive player of the week, he says bring it." T... More>>

UT Athletics budget back in black

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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee is in the black with its athletic budget - barely. The university reported its budget details Wednesday with a surplus of $60,880 for the 2013-14 fiscal year. Tennessee had operating revenues of $103.54 million with expenses of $103.48 million. The university says the surplus is going in its athletic reserves, which remain the lowest in the Southeastern Conference. After the athletic department reported a $3.98 budget deficit in 2012, Chancellor Jimmy Cheek a... More>>

NASCAR's Clint Bowyer welcomes son

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Clint Bowyer and wife Lorra became first-time parents Wednesday. The NASCAR driver tweeted a photo of newborn son Cash Aaron. Bowyer, known for his wicked sense of humor, posted on his account that his wife had rejected his first-choice name, Cletus Bocephus. His fellow NASCAR drivers chuckled during a Wednesday appearance about the kind of father the high-energy Bowyer will be. Matt Kenseth joked their life will be like the Adam Sandler movie "Big Daddy" and that he'd ... More>>

'Checker Neyland' movement gains momentum

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Tim Mcleod and Jonathan Briehl are also responsible for the popularity of the movement. They designed the website, checkerneyland.com, instructing UT fans on what color shirt they should wear, based on their seat. More>>

Tony Stewart answers questions, and talks about his future in racing

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Stewart said he would be available to speak to Kevin Ward Jr.'s family if they want to speak with him; however, he said he would not need to speak to them for closure. More>>

UPDATE: Butch Jones asks Vol fans to #CheckerNeyland Saturday

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The next step in the evolution of fan color coordinating could, or should, take place at Neyland Stadium Saturday.

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Soccer Lady Mocs fall to Samford in SoCon opener

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (GoMocs.com)--- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's soccer team lost a hard-fought Southern Conference opener Sunday afternoon at Finley Stadium 3-0 to Samford. The Bulldogs improve to 6-5 overall and 1-0 in league play while the Mocs move to 1-8-1 on the year and 0-1 in conference action. Samford got the scoring started early on a header by Malcanisha Kelley in the fifth minute. Virginia McNeill served up a shot from the far right side into the box and Kell... More>>

Mocs' Webb Named National Defensive Player of the Week

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (GoMocs.com)--University of Tennessee at Chattanooga freshman defensive back Lucas Webb grabbed some national attention for his play against Samford this weekend. He was named the Week 5 National Defensive Player of the Week by College Sports Madness. Webb, a native of Northport, Ala., had two interceptions in the Mocs' 38-24 win over Samford at Finley Stadium on Saturday. Webb's first pick came in the first quarter and led to a UTC field goal. His second takeaway came in the f... More>>

Huesman critiques Mocs' win over Samford Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) --The UTC Football Mocs are feeling better after their Southern Conference win Saturday night over Samford.Chattanooga's defense and special teams helped set the table early and often.From an 0 and 2 stumbled start, the Mocs are now even at 2-2 overall and 1-0 in conference play.Looking back at Saturday night's win, Mocs' Head Coach Russ Huesman says his team played good enough to win, but it's still a work in progress." I don't think we were great on offense, I don't t... More>>

Gordon wins at Dover in Chase elimination race

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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Jeff Gordon has won the third race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship and is part of a 12-driver field that advanced to the next round. Gordon was in control in the closing laps Sunday at Dover International Speedway and joined Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano as the three drivers who were guaranteed a berth in the next Chase round with victories. Kurt Busch, AJ Allmendinger, Greg Biffle and Aric Almirola were eliminated from championship contention. Four more driv... More>>

Falcons lose to Bridgewater led Vikings 41-28

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Teddy Bridgewater passed for 317 yards and a key 2-point conversion before leaving with an ankle injury, and the Minnesota Vikings beat the Atlanta Falcons 41-28 on Sunday. The rookie was 19 for 30 with no turnovers and ran five times for 27 yards and a score in his first career start, but his last carry was costly. His left foot rolled underneath him as he was sandwiched by two tacklers at the 1-yard line. Matt Asiata powered his way in on the next play for his third touch... More>>

Colts, Wayne clobber Titans 41-17

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Andrew Luck threw four touchdown passes Sunday and Reggie Wayne scored for the first time this season as the Colts routed division rival Tennessee 41-17. Indy (2-2) extended its league-leading streak of consecutive wins over division foes to nine. Luck was 29 of 41 for a season-best 393 yards. Wayne had seven catches for a season-best 119 yards and scored on a spectacular spinning 28-yard catch. Tennessee (1-3) has lost three straight since an impressive season-opening win... More>>

Bonifacio, Braves beat Phillies 2-1

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Emilio Bonifacio led off the game with home run and Freddie Freeman added an RBI single in the first, and the Atlanta Braves finished a disappointing late-season collapse with a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. The Braves finished with just three hits - all before Phillies starter Cole Hamels (9-9) could record an out. Five relievers stymied the Phillies, holding them to just four hits, two by Hamels. James Russell, an emergency starter in place of injured... More>>

Mizzou comeback shocks Gamecocks 21-20

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Russell Hansbrough scored two of his three touchdowns in the final seven minutes and Missouri rallied from 13 points down to beat No. 13 South Carolina 21-20 on Saturday night. The Tigers (4-1, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) trailed 20-7 and managed just 181 yards of offense through three quarters when Maty Mauk began the comeback with passes of 41 yards to Bud Sasser and 26 yards to Wesley Leftwich to South Carolina's 1 before Hansbrough drew them within a score. After th... More>>

Watson Brown's 200th loss

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CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (AP) - Watson Brown became the first head coach in NCAA history to lose 200 games when Tennessee Tech dropped a 50-7 decision to Northern Iowa on Saturday. Amos Alonzo Stagg had held the record since 1946, going 314-199-35 in 57 seasons. Brown is 128-200-1 in 30 seasons as head coach. He's in his eighth season at Tennessee Tech after stints with Austin Peay, Cincinnati, Rice, Vanderbilt and UAB. His brother, Mack, is the former coach at Texas. More>>

14th-ranked Mocs Roll to 38-24 Win over Samford

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (GoMocs.com)--- The 14th-ranked Chattanooga Mocs rolled to a 38-24 win over visiting Samford Saturday night at Finley Stadium. The Mocs used an all-around team effort to claim the win and move to 2-2 on the season, 1-0 in Southern Conference play. Samford is also 2-2 overall, 1-1 in the league. The ground attack was solid from the start, amassing 252 yards while averaging 5.9 yards per carry. It accounted for four touchdowns as well. The defense picked off three Michael Eub... More>>

Mocs top Samford 38-24 in SoCon opener Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Keon Williams ran for 131 yards and two touchdowns and Chattanooga topped Samford 38-24 on Saturday. Chattanooga (2-2, 1-0) ran up a 24-3 halftime lead. After Warren Handrahan's 19-yard field goal for Samford, Williams broke off a 34-yard touchdown run on the Mocs' first possession, Henrique Ribeiro made a 31-yard field goal and Tommy Hudson returned a punt 66 yards for another TD - all before the end of the first quarter. Jacob Huesman's 1-yard touchdown plunge prov... More>>

Tennessee Prep Football How They Fared

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The Associated Press Class 6A 1. Maryville (5-0) beat Sevier County 38-3. 2. Blackman (6-0) beat Independence 43-42. 3. Oakland (5-1) beat Brentwood 49-7. 4. Whitehaven (6-0) beat Ridgeway 34-30. 5. Science Hill (4-1) lost to Brentwood Academy 45-42. 6. Hendersonville (5-1) lost to Riverdale 39-36. 7. Kingsport Dobyns Bennett (5-1) lost to Ooltewah 42-34. 8. Ravenwood (5-0) beat Nashville Overton 44-13. 9. Riverdale (5-1) beat Hendersonville 39-36. 10. Sevier County (3-2) lost to Maryville 38... More>>

Harvick fastest in final practice at Dover

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DOVER, Del. (AP) - Kevin Harvick followed his pole qualifying run with a lap of 157.089 mph to top the speed chart in the final practice Saturday at Dover International Speedway. Harvick won the pole on Friday and stamped himself as the driver to beat entering the third Chase for the Sprint Cup championship race. Chase race winners Joey Logano and Team Penske teammate Brad Keselowski have both advanced to the next round. Four drivers will be eliminated after every third race, and a win guaran... More>>

Dawgs survive Vols scare 35-32 Video included

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Todd Gurley ran for a career-high 208 yards and two touchdowns, including a 51-yarder in the fourth quarter, as No. 12 Georgia bounced back from an early 10-0 deficit and held off gritty Tennessee 35-32 on Saturday. The lackluster Bulldogs (3-1, 1-1 Southeastern Conference) struggled with the Volunteers for the second year in a row. Tennessee (2-2, 0-1) wouldn't quit, even after Jalen Hurd fumbled a handoff and Josh Dawson fell on it in the end zone for a Georgia touchdown.... More>>

Cats end SEC drought with 17-7 win over Vandy

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Patrick Towles threw a 20-yard touchdown pass and scored on a 1-yard run, and Kentucky made three fourth-quarter interceptions to hold off Vanderbilt 17-7 on Saturday to end a 17-game Southeastern Conference losing streak. Though the Wildcats (3-1, 1-1) sent 56,940 away happy with their first conference win since November 2011 against Tennessee, there was no wild on-field celebration by Kentucky players after escaping the Commodores (1-4, 0-3). Coach Mark Stoops congratu... More>>

Friday Night Football Scoreboard and Highlights, Sept. 26 Video included

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Rhea remains unbeaten, thumping Red Bank 54-7 Video included

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RED BANK,TN (WRCB)---Rhea County came into Red Bank's Tom Weathers Field Friday night as if they owned the place. They certainly owned the Lions defense as Red Bank unable to stop the potent Golden Eagle running back corps, headed by sophomore Cody Bice who sticks the first Rhea touchdown of the night. Rhea's Jake York successfully ends the Golden Eagles second drive of the evening with this touchdown dive. Then, more Cody Bice for TD number three as the Eagles miss the extra point, but then ... More>>

Derek Jeter wins final home game with epic walk-off RBI

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In one twist that hardly fit, Jeter's home finale was the only game he ever played at Yankee Stadium with his team already knocked out of the playoff race. More>>

Ironman participants ready for possibility of rain Video included

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The clock is tricking for this weekend's Ironman. Thousands of competitors and supporters arrived in town Thursday morning to check-in for Sunday's event. More>>

Vols preparing for 'foreign' Georgia running game

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Led by Gurley, who has rushed for 404 yards and four touchdowns, the Bulldogs are averaging 7.7 yards per carry as a team. More>>

UPDATE: Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges in Kevin Ward Jr. case

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New York state laws regarding grand juries dictate that 12 of the 23 jurors must recommend charges before a prosecutor can go about obtaining an indictment. More>>

McCutchen homers, Pirates beat Braves 1-0

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ATLANTA (AP) - Andrew McCutchen homered, Francisco Liriano won his fourth straight start and the Pittsburgh Pirates moved closer to a postseason berth, beating the Atlanta Braves 1-0 Monday night. The Pirates, winners in 10 of their last 12, have a five-game lead over Milwaukee with six games remaining for both teams. Any combination of two Pittsburgh wins or Brewers losses will guarantee the Pirates at least a spot in the NL wild-card game for the second straight year. The Pirates still have... More>>

Former Trojan sues Lane Kiffin & USC

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former Southern California cornerback Brian Baucham is suing the school and former coach Lane Kiffin, alleging he was forced to play in a game while ill. A law firm representing Baucham, AgnewBrusavich, says it filed the suit Monday. Baucham claims he suffered cardiopulmonary damage and brain injury when he played against California on Sept. 22, 2012, two months after sustaining a concussion. Baucham's lawsuit claims he was ill before the game, but was forced to play by Kif... More>>

Vanderbilt suspends running back indefinitely

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vanderbilt has suspended running back Brian Kimbrow indefinitely for what Commodores coach Derek Mason described as "conduct detrimental to the team." The school announced Kimbrow's suspension Monday. Kimbrow rushed for a combined 754 yards over his first two seasons at Vanderbilt, but he hasn't contributed nearly as much this season. His only carry of the year resulted in a fumble in a 37-7 season-opening loss to Temple. Kimbrow, a junior from Memphis, Tennessee, rush... More>>

Falcons brace for Bridgewater

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FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) - The Falcons' defense was handed a new challenge as players returned from their long weekend: How to contain Teddy Bridgewater. Bridgewater, the rookie quarterback from Louisville, will make his first start for Minnesota on Sunday against Atlanta. Atlanta recorded its first three sacks of the season and an interception return for a touchdown in its impressive 56-14 win over Tampa Bay on Thursday night. No one on the defense was talking about the Buccaneers on Monday.... More>>

Braves sack Wren as GM

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ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves have fired general manager Frank Wren. The move was announced Monday by team president John Schuerholz, one day after the team was eliminated from the NL playoff race. Schuerholz has appointed former major league executive and MLB Network analyst John Hart as the team's interim general manager. The Braves have formed a three-person team to conduct the search for Wren's replacement. It will include Schuerholz, Hart and former Braves manager Bobby Cox. Wren was... More>>

Vols dismiss Treyvon Paulk from team after domestic assault allegation

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“We hold our players to a very high standard and expectation with being a member of our football family,” Jones said. “Moving forward, that's what will occur.” More>>

New Tennessee Prep Football Poll

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The Associated Press' Top 10 teams in each of Tennessee's six Division I non-financial aid classifications and in the combined Division II financial aid classification as selected by Tennessee AP-member sportswriters and broadcasters. With first-place votes in parentheses, records through September 22, total points based on 10 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 10th-place vote: Class 6A Record Pts Prv 1. Maryville (14) 4-0 183 1 2. Blackman (5) 5-0 175 2 3. Oakland 4-1 136... More>>

Atlanta Braves' new 'Simba cam' is an infinitely more adorable spin on the 'kiss cam'

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The Atlanta Braves have invented a new, super cute alternative to the traditional baseball stadium "kiss cam" — the "Simba cam. More>>

Mocs Huesman wants more offense

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (WRCB)--The U-T-C Football Mocs were back on the pratice field Sunday after enjoying their scheduled bye week.Mocs Head coach Russ Huesman giving the troops a well deserved day off Saturday, but the team was back to work this afternoon at Chattanooga's Scrappy Moore Field.The Mocs are coming off their season opening win last weekend against Austin Peay to make them 1 - 2 so far.Huesman says he's pleased with his team's defense, but wants to see more offense Saturday against Sam... More>>

East Carolina, Mississippi State crack AP's Top 25

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UNDATED (AP) - The new Associated Press college football poll is out, and there are a couple unfamiliar names on the list. East Carolina is ranked for the first time since 2008, and Mississippi State moved into the Top 25 for the first time in two seasons after breaking a long losing streak against LSU. The Pirates are No. 23 after a record-setting 70-41 victory against North Carolina. Mississippi State is No. 14 after beating LSU 34-29 on Saturday. Florida State remains No. 1 after escaping ... More>>

Steelers' SNF injuries mount

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Pittsburgh cornerback Ike Taylor and linebacker Ryan Shazier left the Steelers' game Sunday night against Carolina because of injuries. Taylor was injured in the third quarter when he made a break on a pass play and was hit on his right arm by teammate Lawrence Timmons, who was converging on the tackle. Trainers immediately rushed to Taylor's side and put an air cast on his arm. Earlier, Shazier left with a right knee injury. Another Pittsburgh linebacker, Jarvis Jones,... More>>

Manning's Broncos lose in Seattle rematch 26-20

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SEATTLE (AP) - Marshawn Lynch scored on a 6-yard TD run on the first possession of overtime and the Seattle Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 26-20 on Sunday in a Super Bowl rematch that lived up to expectations. Seattle (2-1) blew a 17-3 fourth-quarter lead, watching Denver tie the game at 20 on Peyton Manning's 26-yard touchdown pass to Jacob Tamme with 18 seconds left in regulation and his 2-point conversion pass to Demaryius Thomas. But Manning never saw the ball in overtime thanks to Seat... More>>

Braves GM Wren heads toward uncertain winter

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ATLANTA (AP) - Braves general manager Frank Wren doesn't know what the immediate future holds for him and his struggling team. Atlanta was eliminated from the playoff race on Sunday after falling 14½ games behind in the standings earlier this season. Wren, who's under contract through next season, would not say whether he believes the organization will undergo major changes in the front office or on the field with seven games remaining. "It's disappointing," Wren told The Associated Press. "I... More>>

Coots Takes Singles Draw at USC Upstate

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SPARTANBURG, SC (GoMocs.com)---The Chattanooga Mocs women's tennis team wrapped up play at the USC Upstate Fall Classic with titles in three draws today. UTC won five of six matches on the final day of the first tournament of the year. “It was a really good start to the fall season,” stated head coach Jeff Clark. “It was nice to take home some titles, while continuing to improve over the weekend.” The Mocs were co-Champs in the top singles bracket. Junior Kayla Jones and freshman Samantha Cas... More>>

Mets eliminate Braves post season hopes

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ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves were knocked out of the playoff race Sunday after a stunning late-season collapse, losing to Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets 10-2. A half-game out of first place in the NL East on July 29, the Braves have gone 18-30 since then to fall 15 back of Washington. Atlanta was eliminated from the wild-card chase when Pittsburgh beat Milwaukee 1-0 earlier Sunday. The Braves lost for the 14th time in 18 September games as deGrom struck out 10 in six innings to exten... More>>

Lady Mocs' Davenport and Gainer All-Tourney, down Bulldogs but fall to Skyhawks Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (GoMocs.com) – The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team placed second at the Scenic City Showdown at Maclellan Gym, taking a 3-0 win over South Carolina State while falling 3-0 to UT Martin later Saturday night. Sophomore Allie Davenport (Tyrone, Ga.) and junior Lauren Gainer (Boca Raton, Fla.) were each named to the all-tournament team following the Mocs' 2-1 finish. Davenport recorded 29 kills over the two-day tournament, including a 13-kill performance against UT Martin,... More>>

Niese, Mets keep Atlanta on the skids

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ATLANTA (AP) - The slumping Atlanta Braves were shut down by Jonathon Niese and lost 4-2 to the New York Mets on Saturday night, damaging their flickering playoff hopes. Atlanta has lost seven of eight to drop to 4-13 in September. Any combination of two Pittsburgh wins or Atlanta losses will eliminate the Braves from the NL wild-card race. Niese (9-11) allowed two runs and seven hits in 7 1-3 innings. The left-hander also struck out five and walked one while improving to 1-1 with a 2.14 ERA ... More>>

FSU's suspended Jameis Winston dresses for Clemson

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Suspended Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston came out in full pads and participated in warm-ups Saturday night for before going back to the locker room and changing into street clothes. The Heisman winner was suspended for the game against No. 22 Clemson after making "offensive and vulgar" comments about female anatomy earlier this week. The initial punishment was Winston to sit out the first half, but interim university president Garnett S. Stokes and athletic ... More>>

Blake Sims, No. 3 Alabama top Florida 42-21

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Blake Sims recorded Alabama's second-best passing day with 445 yards and the third-ranked Crimson Tide overcame a sloppy performance to beat Florida 42-21 on Saturday. The Tide (4-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) committed four turnovers that turned into 21 points for the Gators (2-1, 1-1), who still couldn't handle the Sims-to-Amari Cooper connection. Sims threw touchdown passes of 87 yards to Kenyan Drake on the opening play and 79 to Cooper later in the first quarter... More>>

TN Prep Football Roundup

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The Associated PressClass 6A 1. Maryville (4-0) beat Knoxville Hardin Valley 16-3. 2. Blackman (5-0) beat Stewarts Creek 49-14. 3. Oakland (4-1) beat Smyrna 35-14. 4. Whitehaven (5-0) beat Melrose 34-12. 5. Science Hill (4-0) beat Siegel 52-28. 6. Hendersonville (5-0) beat Gallatin 56-14. 7. Kingsport Dobyns Bennett (5-0) beat David Crockett 42-0. 8. Ravenwood (4-0) beat Independence 21-7. 9. Riverdale (4-1) beat LaVergne 42-15. 10. Sevier County (3-1) beat Morristown West 28-21.Class 5A 1. K... More>>

TN Prep Football Roundup

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(AP) Tennessee Prep Football How They FaredClass 6A 1. Maryville (4-0) beat Knoxville Hardin Valley 16-3. 2. Blackman (5-0) beat Stewarts Creek 49-14. 3. Oakland (4-1) beat Smyrna 35-14. 4. Whitehaven (5-0) beat Melrose 34-12. 5. Science Hill (4-0) beat Siegel 52-28. 6. Hendersonville (5-0) beat Gallatin 56-14. 7. Kingsport Dobyns Bennett (5-0) beat David Crockett 42-0. 8. Ravenwood (4-0) beat Independence 21-7. 9. Riverdale (4-1) beat LaVergne 42-15. 10. Sevier County (3-1) beat Morristown W... More>>

Dawgs host clinic with Troy, 66-0

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ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Sony Michel ran for 155 yards and three touchdowns to highlight a big day for freshmen in No. 13 Georgia's 66-0 win over Troy on Saturday. Michel, playing behind Todd Gurley, had a 75-yard gain to set up his second touchdown. Among other standout freshmen for Georgia (2-1) were receiver Isaiah McKenzie, who scored on a 52-yard punt return, and Bryce Ramsey, who threw his first career touchdown pass. Dontreal Pruitt started at quarterback for Troy (0-4) as Brandon Silvers wa... More>>

Friday Night Football Scores, Sept. 19 Video included

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Friday Night Football Scores from Sept. 19. Get it all here. More>>

Owls fly high through Hurricanes 41-7 Video included

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB)-- The Ooltewah Owl football team is a perfect 5-0 after dispatching East Hamilton Friday night 41-7.The Owls high octane offense had some help from the defense, which converted two Caleb Rhodes passes into interceptions for touchdowns. It was a tied game at 7 when Adrian Hall grabbed the first pick six, taking it all the way down the Hurricane sideline for paydirt.Ooltewah would kick a field goal before Rhodes, near his goal line, heaved a deep post pass that Rashun Fre... More>>

UPDATE: Area high schools to help Food Bank "tackle" hunger

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Students and fans are encouraged to bring canned goods and non-perishable food items or money to Friday's game at East Hamilton to donate to the Chattanooga Area Food Bank.
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“Thousands” line up to exchange Ray Rice jerseys

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Each person can only exchange one jersey, and a league representative will be on hand to verify the authenticity. More>>

Police: Cardinals RB Dwyer head-butted wife

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Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer head-butted his wife and broke her nose after she refused his sexual advances, and punched her in the face the next day, police said. More>>

UPDATE: Rivals raise $1,900 for Grundy County Coach after house fire Video included

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A local coach is getting help from some unlikely sources after fire destroyed his home. He and his family had lived in their Grundy County house for more than a decade when flames took everything they had.

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Lookouts sign 4 year PDC with Minnesota Video included

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It's official, the Chattanooga Lookouts are now part of the Minnesota Twins organization.  This, after the Los Angeles Dodgers notified the Lookouts earlier this week of their interest in other double "A" teams.

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UPDATE: Chattanooga Lookouts link up with the Minnesota Twins

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The Chattanooga Lookouts now are affiliated with the Minnesota Twins organization.

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SLIDESHOW: Braves partner with SunTrust to name new stadium

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The Braves partnered with Atlanta-based SunTrust Banks to create the name SunTrust Park. More>>

NFL creates four-woman team to combat domestic violence

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The initiative — announced as the league faces a public-relations nightmare amid the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson scandals — will be headed by Anna Isaacson, a community affairs vice president.
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Lookouts future with Dodgers awaits Monday

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CHATTANOOGA,TN (WRCB)---Monday could be D-Day for The Chattanooga Lookouts and the team's future affiliation with the Los Angeles Dodgers.Its been widely reported that Dodger management wants to overhaul it's feeder system of clubs in the coming off season, which purportedly includes the Chattanooga franchise.Underscoring the speculation is the recent Dodger move of buying the Triple A affiliate Oklahoma City RedBirds and published reports already presaging the Dodgers Double A team of next y... More>>

Ray Rice to appeal indefinite suspension on Monday

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NEW YORK, NY (NBCSports.com)---Ray Rice hasn't said or done much since he was cut by the Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the NFL last Monday. This Monday, he'll say plenty.According to multiple league sources, Rice will appeal the indefinite suspension on Monday.The appeal will be handled by the NFLPA and by an outside lawyer retained by Rice.Because the indefinite suspension was imposed under the personal-conduct policy, Commissioner Roger Goodell will have the ultimate authority over t... More>>

Braves road woes continue, Rangers take series with 10-3 win

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Colby Lewis pitched seven innings for his 10th victory, Luis Sardinas doubled his career total with four RBIs and the Texas Rangers completed their first series sweep in nearly five months with a 10-3 win Sunday over the playoff-chasing Atlanta Braves. After being swept in three games to complete a 2-7 trip, the Braves were four games behind Pittsburgh for the National League's second wild card with 13 games left in the regular season. The good news is they headed back... More>>

Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

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JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Brad Keselowski has won the opening race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, a victory that automatically advances him into the second round. Keselowski used a three-wide pass of Kyle Larson and Kevin Harvick to snatch the lead away with 15 laps remaining at Chicagoland Speedway. As Larson and Harvick raced door-to-door, Keselowski drove through the middle to take the lead. A caution with 10 laps remaining set up one final restart, and Keselowski easily pulled aw... More>>

Vandy blanks UTC Lady Mocs in Soccer, 6 nil

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (GoMocs.com) --- University of Tennessee at Chattanooga freshman keeper Hannah Dunn (Cookeville, Tenn.) made 16 saves in the Mocs 6-0 loss to Vanderbilt Sunday afternoon at the Vanderbilt Soccer/Lacrosse Complex. “Hannah was amazing,” UTC head coach J.D. Kyzer “There may have been just one or two shots that came right to her, but every other one she had to make the save and she showed up big.” Dunn grabbed seven saves in the first half while allowing five goals, but in the ... More>>

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