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Four Vols Begin Play in NBA Restart

Four Vols Begin Play in NBA Restart

After a four-and-a-half-month layoff due to the coronavirus pandemic, four NBA VFLs traveled to the NBA bubble in Orlando for the resumption of play.

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Report: MAC nixes fall season, eyes spring return

Report: MAC nixes fall season, eyes spring return

The Mid-American Conference is choosing to cancel all fall sports amid the threat of COVID-19, according to a report from Stadium’s Brett McMurphy.The move would make it the first FBS conference to

Pitt DT Twyman opts out to focus on NFL draft

Pitt DT Twyman opts out to focus on NFL draft

Pittsburgh standout defensive tackle Jaylen Twyman said Saturday is he is opting out of the college season to focus on the 2021 NFL Draft.Twyman had 41 tackles and 10.5 sacks in 2019 while earning

Report: Syracuse players refuse to practice

Report: Syracuse players refuse to practice

Players at Syracuse have sat out the first two practices of fall camp, citing concerns over COVID-19 safety protocols at opposing athletic programs, according to a report from Syracuse.com.Players

 

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Bruce, Arrieta help Phillies beat Braves

Bruce, Arrieta help Phillies beat Braves

Jay Bruce homered, doubled and drove in three runs to lead the host Philadelphia Phillies past the Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Saturday.J.T. Realmuto added a home run while Bryce Harper and Didi Gregoriu

Braves walk off over Jays on Markakis’ homer

Braves walk off over Jays on Markakis’ homer

Nick Markakis delivered a walk-off homer with one out in the ninth inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday.Markakis reached low to connect with a breaking

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Celebrating Senior Athletes

Celebrating Senior Athletes

99.1 The Sports Animal teamed up with Brandon’s Awards to recognize Class of 2020 senior athletes who had their seasons cut short due to the pandemic. View a list of recognized senior athletes here!

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Report: Titans, RB Henry agree on 4-year deal

Report: Titans, RB Henry agree on 4-year deal

The Tennessee Titans and franchise-tagged running back Derrick Henry agreed on a four-year contract before Wednesday afternoon’s deadline, Fox Sports reported.Additional details were not reported i

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Falcons sign S Wilcox

Falcons sign S Wilcox

The Atlanta Falcons signed safety J.J. Wilcox, the team announced Sunday.Wilcox was slated to play for the Falcons last season before sustaining a torn ACL in the opening workout of training camp.

Patriots acquire CB Jackson from Lions

Patriots acquire CB Jackson from Lions

The New England Patriots acquired cornerback Michael Jackson from the Detroit Lions on Sunday in exchange for an undisclosed pick in the 2022 NFL Draft.Jackson, 23, did not record any statistics of

Dolphins sign WR Rogers

Dolphins sign WR Rogers

The Miami Dolphins announced the signing of wide receiver Chester Rogers on Sunday.The addition of Rogers comes one day after the team signed fellow wideout Ricardo Louis.The Dolphins added the

Washington activates LB Foster from PUP list

Washington activates LB Foster from PUP list

The Washington Football Team activated middle linebacker Reuben Foster from the physically unable to perform list, the team announced Sunday.NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reported that Foster is in l