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Feeling right at home

restwood High School really wasn't even on Ty'Son Williams' radar in the summer of 2012. Then again, the Knights had probably never even heard of the running back coming from El Paso, Texas, at that point either. But the chance meeting changed …

Packing plenty of firepower

Reloading, not rebuilding

Putting the 'special' in special teams

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Turning to the young guns

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier has said several times that No. 9 South Carolina has plenty of good players, just no one knows it yet. The Gamecocks coach better hope that's especially true in the secondary where the club enters the season without last …

Spurrier pleased with USC's offense

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier saw exactly what he wanted out of his offense - and there was hardly a downfield pass in sight. Spurrier, the grinning, visor-tossing mastermind of the "Fun-n-Gun" during his national championship …
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Hoyer Browns starting QB

BEREA, Ohio - Brian Hoyer defied long odds - and stiff-armed Johnny Football - to keep his dream job. Through sweat and tears, he fought his way back from a serious knee injury only to be faced with the Browns drafting Johnny Manziel, college …
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Clemson's Stoudt says bruised knee is fine

CLEMSON (AP) — Clemson quarterback Cole Stoudt says he doesn't expect to miss practice time with a knee he bruised in a scrimmage last week. Stoudt received treatment on his knee after the …

Gamecocks pick up commitments from OL, PK

The University of South Carolina football program picked up commitments from offensive lineman Zack Bailey (6-feet-6-inches, 315 pounds) of Summerville High School and placekicker/punter Joseph Charlton (6-5, 180) of A.C. Flora High in Columbia on …
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Decision could boost use of popular weed killer

WASHINGTON (AP) - Faced with tougher and more resistant weeds, corn and soybean farmers are anxiously awaiting government decisions on a new version of a popular herbicide - and on genetically modified seeds to grow crops designed to resist …
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Pirates sink Braves 3-2

PITTSBURGH - Justin Upton dropped a routine fly ball to left-centerfield in the ninth inning which set the stage for Gaby Sanchez's game-winning sacrifice fly that capped a late-inning comeback as the Pittsburgh Pirates defeated the Atlanta Braves …