Tide rolls over FSU 24-7, violence breaks out amongst spectators

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppThe Alabama Crimson Tide and the Florida State Seminoles opened their 2017 seasons Saturday at Mercedes Benz Stadium in Atlanta, GA. With Alabama ranked No. 1 and Florida State No. 3 in the preseason AP Poll, the game was touted as a battle of heavyweights. Alabama kicked a field goal with 4:30 remaining in the first quarter to take a 3-0 lead. Early in the second quarter, FSU junior Auden Tate caught a short touchdown pass from sophomore quarterback Deondre Francois to…

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Tropical Storm Harvey exiles Houston Astros, Texans, other local teams

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppThe MLB has moved the Houston Astros’ three-game series against the Texas Rangers, which was scheduled to be played at Minute Maid Park in Houston beginning Tuesday, to Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, FL, The Washington Post reports.  Tropical Storm Harvey, which hit coastal Texas as a Category 4 hurricane Friday evening, continues to pour record amounts of rainfall on an already-flooded city of Houston. The storm has driven the city’s sports teams, as well as countless Houston residents, from their homes.…

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Vince Wilfork retires from football

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppWhat you just heard was the sound of the centers and guards of every offensive line across the National Football League sighing in relief. The reason for their comfort? Vince Wilfork, after 13 grueling seasons as a Pro Bowl-caliber nose tackle is deciding to retire from football. His numbers don’t exactly pop off the screen at you; just 16 sacks in 13 seasons, and four forced fumbles. When he played your team though, you were made aware, and not just because he…

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Sideline-Ready Harbaugh Talks Michigan Football at Big Ten Media Days

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppWhen a college football team loses 11 starters to the NFL draft, nobody knows quite what to expect. Perhaps that’s why the Michigan Wolverines are picked to finished third in the Big Ten east this year, behind Ohio State and Penn State. But Michigan fans are used to unpredictability, whimsy, and weirdness. After all, their team has been coached by Jim Harbaugh for the last two years. If anybody is ready for football season, it’s Harbaugh. Amidst a sea of business suits…

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Hugh Freeze Resigns as Ole Miss Coach

Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Digg StumbleUpon Email Reddit WhatsAppHugh Freeze has won 39 games while losing only 25 as the head coach of the University of Mississippi, which is more commonly called Ole Miss. Of those 39 wins four were in bowl games including the 2016 Sugar Bowl which was their first win in a major bowl game since the 1970 edition of the same contest. Although his team went 5-7 this past season they were expected to be back in contention for a winning record in the upcoming season…

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