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75 Vols, Lady Vols Set to Graduate This Weekend

75 Vols, Lady Vols Set to Graduate This Weekend

A total of 75 Tennessee student-athletes are celebrating graduation this weekend, signaling the successful completion of their academic pursuits as Vols and Lady Vols. Commencement ceremonies are taking place at Thompson-Boling Arena Friday, Saturday and Sunday. For a complete commencement schedule, including webcast links, click HERE. “This weekend signifies the most important element of the student-athlete experience,” Tennessee Vice Chancellor/Director of Athletics Danny White said.…

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Pitt WR Jordan Addison picks Southern Cal

Pitt WR Jordan Addison picks Southern Cal

Wide receiver Jordan Addison announced Thursday that he will transfer from Pitt to Southern California.Addison, a consensus All-American and the reigning Fred Biletnikoff Award winner for the best

Ohio State boosting Ryan Day’s salary to $9.5M

Ohio State boosting Ryan Day’s salary to $9.5M

Ohio State football coach Ryan Day is set to receive to a two-year contract extension that boosts his annual salary to $9.5 million through the 2028 season.The deal announced by the school Wednesda

 

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Marcell Ozuna, Braves power past Marlins

Marcell Ozuna, Braves power past Marlins

Atlanta’s Marcell Ozuna homered for the third straight game, one of three home runs hit by the visiting Braves en route to a 5-3 win over the Miami Marlins to open a three-game set on Friday.Dansby

Braves LHP Tyler Matzek (shoulder) going on IL

Braves LHP Tyler Matzek (shoulder) going on IL

Atlanta Braves left-hander Tyler Matzek will be placed on the 10-day injured list Tuesday due to discomfort in his pitching shoulder.Left-hander Tucker Davidson is being recalled from Triple-A Gwin

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Join us for Game On Against Cancer!

Join us for Game On Against Cancer!

Join us for the 10th annual Game On Against Cancer Friday, June 17th at the Wakefield Corporation! Challenge local celebrities and media personalities in games such as billiards, blackjack, and shuffleboard. Plus, enjoy music, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction. Event proceeds benefit the patients of Thompson Cancer Survival Center, a member of Covenant Health.…

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DL DeMarcus Walker to sign with Titans

DL DeMarcus Walker to sign with Titans

Free agent DeMarcus Walker is leaving the Houston Texans after one season, but he won’t be going very far. The defensive lineman is staying within the AFC South but will be donning a Tennessee Titans

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Former Bucs TE Calvin Magee dies at 59

Former Bucs TE Calvin Magee dies at 59

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Calvin Magee, who was in his first year as an assistant coach at Jacksonville State, died at age 59 after a suffered heart attack last weekend.The school annou

Agent: Raiders sign journeyman WR Jordan Veasy

Agent: Raiders sign journeyman WR Jordan Veasy

The Las Vegas Raiders are signing journeyman wide receiver Jordan Veasy, the player’s agency announced Friday.Overtime Sports Management Group shared a photo of the signing on social media but did

Ravens P Sam Koch retires after 16 seasons

Ravens P Sam Koch retires after 16 seasons

Sam Koch retired from the NFL after 16 seasons, 256 games and one Super Bowl ring with the Baltimore Ravens.”I am grateful of you for taking a chance on me,” Koch said Thursday while seated between

Commanders sign first-rounder Jahan Dotson

Commanders sign first-rounder Jahan Dotson

First-round pick Jahan Dotson signed a four-year contract with the Washington Commanders worth $15.1 million, according to the NFL salary slotting system.Dotson, the 16th overall pick in the 2022 N