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  1. Compared to Ditka, 49ers' McDonald just trying to be Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | SFGate

    Harbaugh said the hulking McDonald, 6-foot-4 and 267 pounds, evoked memories of his former coach with the Bears, Mike Ditka , who became the first tight end inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1988. "He reminds me of what I saw of Mike Ditka when he played the game," Harbaugh said.

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  2. Ditka redux? McDonald hasna t flashed star qualities early in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | SFGate

    Jim Harbaugh famously refuses to compare players, but he made a memorable exception when the 49ers drafted Rice tight end Vance McDonald in the second round of the 2013 draft. "He reminds me of what I saw of Mike Ditka when he played the game," Harbaugh said.

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  3. The Rice Owls Are The Best Football Team In HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Houston Press

    The most entertaining football team in Houston is not the Houston Cougars. The most professional football team in Houston is not the Texans.

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  4. Big plays help Rice turn back UNT for fourth straight winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Examiner.com

    North Texas kick returner Carlos Harris fumbles the opening second half kickoff as several Rice special team players converge on him. Rice defeated North Texas 41-21 at home on Saturday.

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  5. Notebook: Turnovers hinder UNT effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    UNT continued to struggle to stick to that part of the script Saturday in a 41-21 loss to Rice after excelling at it a year ago. The Mean Green did not force a turnover against Rice while committing two in the span of 10 plays early in the second half that turned the game in the Owls' favor.

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  6. Football: Four on the floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    All signs pointed toward North Texas finally breaking out of a debilitating slide Saturday heading into the second half of its game against Rice. UNT had a seven-point lead and was set to receive the ball to start the second half.

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  7. Pollard's pick sparks Rice over North Texas 41-21Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Star-Telegram.com

    Ryan Pollard returned an interception 60 yards for a third-quarter touchdown to give the Rice the lead for good and the Owls went on to a 41-21 victory over North Texas on Saturday. The Mean Green led 21-14 at halftime with the help of a 100-yard kickoff return by Darvin Kidsy.

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  8. Owls turn it on in second half of home win over North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Houston Chronicle

    Rice Owls defensive end Dylan Klare celebrates after sacking North Texas Mean Green offensive lineman Kaydon Kirby for a loss in a Conference USA football game in the first half on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Rice Stadium in Houston, TX. Rice Owls quarterback Driphus Jackson is sacked by North Texas Mean Green linebacker Derek Akunne in a Conference USA football game in the first half on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at Rice Stadium in Houston, TX.

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  9. Five quick thoughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    UNT was already in a bad position coming into its game against Rice, but is really tough spot now. UNT could point to last season when it rallied from a 2-3 start to get to a bowl game and finish 9-4.

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  10. UNT-Rice preview, running blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    UNT will take on Rice in Houston this morning in matchup of teams headed in opposite directions. UNT has lost its last three games to fall into a 2-5 hole and has also lost itsfirst three games in Conference USA play.

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  11. Eric Lamela rabona comment: The rabona is an attempt to fool fans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | The Independent

    Tom Peck is a reporter on The Independent's news desk with an interest in just about everything. In January 2012 he became the paper's Olympics Correspondent.

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  12. Q&A with Joseph Duarte of the Houston ChronicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    We are lucky today to welcome Joseph Duarte of the Houston Chronicle to the blog for our weekly Q&A on UNT's up coming game. If you want to know about Rice or Houston football, Joseph is your guy.

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  13. Rice getting DE Zach Patt back after four-game injury absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Houston Chronicle

    Rice defensive end Zach Patt has been cleared to play after missing more than a month with a leg injury, coach David Bailiff said after Thursday's practice. Patt, who began the season as one of the Owls' starters on the defensive line, missed four games.

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  14. Prediction: Rice will handle UNT at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    North Texas quarterback Andrew McNulty is leveled by Southern Miss linebacker Brian Anderson and defensive back Picasso Nelson last week at Apogee Stadium. On the line: UNT is quickly running out of hope that it can build on its Heart of Dallas Bowl win of last season heading into its game against Rice.

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  15. North Texas-Rice preview capsuleRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | KAUZ

    NORTH TEXAS at RICE , 11 a.m. CT Saturday The Mean Green are trying to avoid their first four-game losing streak under coach Dan McCarney, who is in his fourth season. They haven't had a winless October since 2008.

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  16. North Texas-Rice preview capsuleRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | Washington Times

    NORTH TEXAS at RICE , 11 a.m. CT Saturday The Mean Green are trying to avoid their first four-game losing streak under coach Dan McCarney, who is in his fourth season. They haven't had a winless October since 2008.

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  17. Five things UNT fans should know about RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Rice quarterback Taylor McHargue is stopped short of the goal line by North Texas last season at Apogee Stadium. UNT posted an eight-play goal-line stand against the Owls in a 28-16 win.

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  18. Rice eager to avenge last season's loss to North TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Houston Chronicle

    Hawaii running back Diocemy Saint Juste is brought down by Rice defensive end Brian Nordstrom during the first half of a college football game at Rice Stadium, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in Houston. Rice wide receiver James Mayden , who scored on an 81-yard touchdown catch in the first half, celebrates with fans after the Owls' 28-14 victory over Hawaii in a college football game at Rice Stadium, Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, in Houston.

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  19. Washington high school football player quits team after rape chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Raw Story

    A Washington state high school student, who had caused outrage when he was charged with rape but allowed to continue playing football, has quit the team, school officials said on Wednesday. Tyler Smith, 18, was arrested last month during football practice at his high school in Hoquiam in western Washington and charged with raping two teenage girls, one in July and another in 2012, court documents show.

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  20. Rage after refusal to bench alleged rapist in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | SLAM! Sports

    The decision of a Washington state school district to allow a high school student charged with rape to continue to play on the football team has sparked anger from parents amid national scrutiny over how college and professional athletes are censured for violence. Tyler Smith, 18, was arrested last month during football practice at his high school in Hoquiam in western Washington, and charged with raping two teenage girls - one in July and another in 2012, court documents show.

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