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  • Parity in ACC gives everyone shot at league title

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    The Atlantic Coast Conference is still looking to prove there's good football in the league beyond Florida State. This week could big a major step in showing whether the balance of power extends outside of Tallahassee, Florida. The jockeying begins in the crowded Coastal Division....

  • Cowboys put Durant on injured reserve, add Dobbins

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have put linebacker Justin Durant on season-ending injured reserve with a torn arm muscle and replaced him by signing Tim Dobbins. Durant tore his right biceps in the fourth quarter of the Cowboys' 20-17 loss to Washington in overtime on Monday....

  • Pats sign DL Branch, release LB Skinner

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed defensive lineman Alan Branch and released linebacker Deontae Skinner. Branch was cut by Buffalo on Aug. 24, one day after being arrested on a drunken-driving charge. He spent the previous four seasons with Arizona after...

  • Bengals' Burfict has knee surgery, out 2 weeks

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict had surgery to clean out his left knee on Wednesday and will miss at least the next two games. The Pro Bowl linebacker hurt the knee during a 27-24 win over Baltimore on Sunday. He came out of the game, had the knee examined, then...

  • Former MLB slugger Jose Canseco accidentally shoots his hand while cleaning gun

    Associated Press
    Updated: 21 hr ago

    LAS VEGAS — Former major league slugger Jose Canseco is recovering after shooting himself in the hand at his Las Vegas home. Metro police Lt. Mark Reddon says officers responded to a call of an accidental shooting shortly after 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. Reddon says the former Oakland...

  • Air Force offense on guard against timing problems after another off week

    By BRENT BRIGGEMAN brent.briggeman@gazette.com -
    Updated: 22 hr ago

    Everything Air Force runs on offense relies on the timing of multiple people. From a run-heavy scheme that requires team blocks and reads from running backs to take place in an instant, to a newfound reliance on the passing game that demands cohesion between the quarterback and...

  • Former Air Force Academy player, now a registered sex offender, emerges as star player

    By MEGAN CHUCHMACH and BRIAN ROSS, ABC News
    Updated: 22 hr ago

    A registered sex offender has emerged as a star player on a top tier college football team, resuming his athletic career after being expelled from the Air Force Academy where he was court-martialed for sexual assault. No NCAA rule prevents a person with a criminal conviction from...

  • Klee: As Nuggets open season, Jusuf Nurkic deserves an introduction

    Paul Klee, The Gazette
    Updated: 23 hr ago

    DENVER — Jusuf Nurkic is learning, quickly and surely, how it works over here. Taylor Swift is not Balkan music, and "I cannot dance to American music," said the Nuggets' rookie center. The NBA is played at light speed compared to the European division where he last played. "So much...

  • Small town to big time: Fountain's Cockroft enters Hall of Fame

    By Paul Klee - paul.klee@gazette.com
    Updated: 23 hr ago

    It was the early 1960s. On school days at Fountain-Fort Carson, Don Pedrie often saw Don Cockroft, a student, in the hallway. "Donnie had a good, strong gait," said Pedrie, who was the football coach. "But then he'd get out on the field and he'd run funny. I couldn't figure it out."...

  • ABC's 'Nightline' to air report on Air Force Academy misconduct

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Yesterday

    ABC News announced Tuesday that it will air an investigation into the misconduct of Air Force Academy football players and the school's 2013 informant scandal - stories that first appeared in The Gazette. The network's full report airs Wednesday on "Nightline" and follows Gazette...

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