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8/28/2015
Identifying zone-read plays makes it tough to protect QBs

Identifying zone-read plays makes it tougher for the NFL to protects QBs
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BASEBALL NEWS

8/28/2015
Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik

Seattle Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik after 7 disappointing seasons
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BASKETBALL NEWS

8/27/2015
Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' has died

Former NBA star Darryl Dawkins, known to fans as 'Chocolate Thunder' has died at age 58
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COLLEGE SPORTS NEWS

8/28/2015
Illinois fires coach Tim Beckman 1 week before season opener

Illinois fires Tim Beckman 1 week before opener amid probe into player mistreatment claims
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8/28/2015
Illinois fires coach Tim Beckman 1 week before season opener

Illinois fires Tim Beckman 1 week before opener amid probe into player mistreatment claims
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8/28/2015
Bolt back in relay, chases 3rd gold at worlds in Beijing

Usain Bolt takes to the track for 4x100 relay, seeks 3rd title at world championships
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8/28/2015
Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik

Seattle Mariners fire general manager Jack Zduriencik after 7 disappointing seasons
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8/28/2015
US Open fans get break from sun, but not yet rain, in Ashe

Rain remains pain at US Open's Arthur Ashe Stadium for 1 more year, but fans now cool in shade
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8/28/2015
Being home team can be blessing and curse for Lewisberry

Pennsylvania team enjoys home-field advantage, but Texas embracing underdog role in US final
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8/28/2015
Al Arbour, who coached Isles to 4 Cup titles, dies at 82

Al Arbour, who coached New York Islanders to 4 Stanley Cup titles, dies at 82
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8/28/2015
No way he'd quit: Kidney disease can't stop US hurdler

No way he'd quit: Days away from a kidney transplant, US hurdler takes bronze medal at worlds
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8/28/2015
Triple Crown winner gallops before thousands at 'Pharatoga'

Paying homage to a Pharoah: Thousands cheer Triple Crown winner's smooth gallop at Saratoga
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8/28/2015
Pick 6: Heisman hopefuls short on preseason hype

Pick 6: Heisman Trophy hopefuls that enter 2015 without much hype
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8/28/2015
Pick 6: Heisman hopefuls short on preseason hype

Pick 6: Heisman Trophy hopefuls that enter 2015 without much hype
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Falcons News

The Atlanta Falcons take on the Miami Dolphins for their final road test of the preseason, the AtlantaFalcons.com editorial staff provide their insight and expectations for Saturday's matchup.
It appears that OLB Kroy Biermann and his reality TV star wife Kim Zolciak, will make several television appearances this fall.
Falcons president Rich McKay has been re-instated as the chairman of the NFL's Competition Committee, a move that is effective immediately
Atlanta Falcons running back Tevin Coleman is scheduled to play on Saturday versus the Dolphins after sitting out the first two preseason games.
Veteran defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux, who's spent more than a decade in Atlanta, is off to an encouraging start in 2015.
Rex Grossman will join in on the battle at backup quarterback as the Falcons now have four quarterbacks currently listed on their roster.