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  1. Frank Bodani: Boston College player, a PSU fan, makes perfect football switchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The York Daily Record

    Josh Bordner led Boston College this season with 26 catches for 342 yards and three touchdowns. The former quarterback also completed a 35-yard pass during the Eagles' 7-5 campaign.

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  2. Tainted drug incidents stop following police warningRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    Thanks in large part to the Saskatchewan Roughriders' No. 4, the team's new offensive coordinator is still pursuing Grey Cup ring No.

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  3. Corman Park feels growing pains as development boomsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    Thanks in large part to the Saskatchewan Roughriders' No. 4, the team's new offensive coordinator is still pursuing Grey Cup ring No.

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  4. Vanstone: Darian Durant's gem in 2013 changed a pair of careersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    Thanks in large part to the Saskatchewan Roughriders' No. 4, the team's new offensive coordinator is still pursuing Grey Cup ring No.

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  5. Weekly Kickoff: New Era Pinstripe Bowl vs. Penn StateRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BC Interruption

    Less than a week separates Boston College from their bowl game showdown with the great traditional power from Penn State. On July 23, 2012, Mark Emmert and the NCAA announced sanctions against Penn State University and its football program stemming from the incident involving former assistant coach Gerry Sandusky and his sex abuse scandal/trial.

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  6. Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Players Receive Pinstripe Bowl...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Victory Bell Rings

    Nov 29, 2014; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin looks on during the game against the Michigan State Spartans at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports Today is the kickoff of the holiday week.

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  7. Commentary: The perfect football switch in the nick of timeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Evening Sun

    Josh Bordner led Boston College this season with 26 catches for 342 yards and three touchdowns. The former quarterback also completed a 35-yard pass during the Eagles' 7-5 campaign.

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  8. Nye: Chapdelaine should transform Rider offenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CFL.ca

    Chamblin wanted a man who has experience and also to match a little bit more of an aggressive team going forward. The Riders were too safe on offence last year.

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  9. Lives Lived: Peter James Hoult, 66Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Sailor, birder, publisher, Habs fan. Born on Dec. 1, 1947, in Montreal; died on July 1, 2014, in Toronto, of an abdominal aneurysm, aged 66. Peter loved the water.

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  10. Another loss keeps top pick in sightRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Online

    The Bucs continue barreling toward the Mariota and Winston stations, completely unimpeded by winning. They lost again Sunday, 20-3 to the Green Bay Packers.

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  11. SOURCE: ASHOFRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The following is from the ASHOF: ALABAMA SPORTS HALL OF FAME - CLASS OF 2015 The Board of Directors of the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the Class of 2015 for induction into the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame. The accounting firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers tabulated the votes by the statewide selection committees.

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  12. Jones: Bucs' lousy offense sinks to new depths vs. PackersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Doug Martin and the Bucs rushed for 16 yards. They ended up with only 109 yards of total offense.

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  13. Prep roundup: Royal had banner day in girls soccer and wrestlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Daily News

    The Royal girls soccer team captured the Buena Tournament, beating Moorpark 2-1 in the semifinals and host Buena 1-0 in the final thanks to the heroics of freshman Zoe Hasenauer. “That is big for us,” Royal girls soccer coach Kevin Corley said.

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  14. Late Dick Thornton, former Argo, was truly one of the greatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SLAM! Sports

    Dick Thornton, like Pat Burns, should have been in the Hall of Fame when he was still alive, before cancer took him. And that would have meant so much to him.

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  15. Colourful Bomber Tricky Dick Thornton diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Manitoba.com

    One of the greatest Winnipeg Blue Bombers of all-time, and perhaps the greatest never to have made the Canadian Football Hall of Fame, Tricky Dick Thornton passed away on Friday at age 75. He had been living in Florida, battling lung cancer for many years, when he died quietly. He is survived by his wife Lhyn, daughters Lisa and Ashley, son Ricky, and grandsons Trey and Josh.

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  16. Former Argo "Tricky Dick" Thornton dead of cancer at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | InsideHalton.com

    When he decided he wanted to switch positions and play quarterback in the pros, he hired a kid to run through the bleachers with a sign that read, "Thornton For Quarterback." When he was upset about Argo running back Leon McQuay fumbling away the 1971 Grey Cup to Calgary, he penned a mournful, angry poem called "Stardom Denied," which he had published.

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  17. Former Argonaut Dick Thornton dead at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Toronto Star

    Dick Thornton, who starred with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Toronto Argonauts, died Friday night after battling lung cancer. He was 75. The Chicago native, whose nickname was Tricky, won two Grey Cups with Winnipeg before being traded to Toronto in '67.

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  18. Life & Times: Dentist, dog trainer and former Edmonton Eskimo was 'curiosity, plus'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Edmonton Journal

    Wearing a pair of antlers and a sweater with the words "Pet Me" sewn on each side, Kane makes rounds through the departure lounge at Edmonton International Airport. Stubby tail wagging, the six-year-old Doberman licks one wide-eyed baby on the cheek, then plants a kiss on the chin of a teen as she kneels to hug him.

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  19. The CFL mourns the passing of 'Tricky' Dick ThorntonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CFL.ca

    Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber and Toronto Argonaut Dick Thornton, who won two Grey Cups with Winnipeg in the 1960s, has died at age 75 after a bout with lung cancer. Thornton, who played as a defensive back, wide receiver, quarterback and running back, was part of the Blue Bombers' Grey Cup winning teams in 1961 and 1962 and made it to the CFL championship game with Winnipeg in 1965 and again with Toronto in 1971.

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  20. Dick Thornton, former CFL player, passes away at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    Dick Thornton, who starred with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Toronto Argonauts, died Friday night after battling lung cancer. He was 75. The Chicago native, whose nickname was Tricky, won two Grey Cups with Winnipeg before being traded to Toronto in '67.

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