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  • AFC using rough 2013 campaign as motivation for this fall

    Coming into the 2013 season, the AFC Raiders were still flying high after the program's best record since a trip to the Class 1A quarterfinals in 2005 ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:15 am
  • High school football: Osborn brings fast game back to Fulton

    Whether it's played on soggy Fulton elementary school fields scattered with puddles, or in the dry, hot environment of Nevada, Fulton senior Jason Osb ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Kozeal guides Amboy

    Griffin Kozeal continued his strong start to the golf season as, he shot a 42 on Thursday to earn medalist honors for Amboy in a 178-204 win over Somo ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Northsiders win resumed game, drop nightcap

    After two days, the first upheld protest in nearly 30 years and another rain storm, the Cubs held on for a 2-1 win in the completion of their suspende ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • MLB: Sox trade Beckham to Angels

    Gordon Beckham faced speculation from the start of the 2014 season that his tenure with the White Sox might be nearing an end, and on Thursday his dep ...
    Aug. 22, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Little League World Series: Jackie Robinson West wins to advance to U.S. finals

    SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – For a change Thursday, somebody had to finish what Marquis Jackson started.
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Sportshorts for Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

    BASKETBALLBulls’ Rose returns to practiceTeam USA is scheduled to board a charter flight Saturday af ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Conte eager to return to mix on the defense

    LAKE FOREST – Considering all Chris Conte has endured over the past 7 months, perhaps the toughest part has been not being physically able to complete ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • NFL coaches, players mingling more in locker rooms

    Sean Payton walks through the locker room to leave motivational props for players. Ron Rivera practically lives there. Jim Harbaugh barges into the ba ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:58 pm
  • Teams test out a new helmet, but does it work?

    Arkansas coach Bret Bielema proudly posted a message on Twitter last spring that featured the Razorbacks' new helmets – a futuristic design by Riddell ...
    Aug. 21, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Golden Warrior duo putting disappointing year behind them

    For Ty Shetter and Brett Gould, bigger and badder will hopefully mean better for the 2014 football season.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Cutler looks, acts like changed man

    Nothing makes me crazier than an analyst who believes he’s made a discovery, but refuses to put his name on it for fear of being proven wrong.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • College football: Wes Lunt named starting QB at Illinois

    CHAMPAIGN – After outdueling his two competitors, Wes Lunt will be Illinois' starting quarterback.Th ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:36 pm
  • Rockets 2nd at Cambridge

    The Rock Falls girls golf team placed second with a 265 total among three teams Wednesday at Valley View Club in Cambridge.
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:37 pm
  • Around the track: Toyota looking for horsepower in NASCAR engines

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Denny Hamlin was clearly frustrated a week ago at Michigan, when some jockeying for position led to a confrontation with Dale Earnha ...
    Aug. 20, 2014 - 11:35 pm
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