Panthers stay perfect as Romo gets hurt again

ARLINGTON, Texas - Cam Newton is still perfect this season. Tony Romo might be out for good with the same injury that sidelined him for seven games.

Irish controlling the line of scrimmage

As Aquinas gets set for Christian Heritage, they go into the quarterfinals with surging offensive and defensive lines.
By Wayne Staats

Hearst saved his best for rivalry with Georgia Tech

In the final minute of the 1992 Georgia-Georgia Tech game, Garrison Hearst delivered more than just a game-clinching touchdown. As the Bulldogs defeated the Yellow Jackets, the Georgia junior running back struck a Heisman Trophy pose in the end zone.
By Chris Gay

Georgia Southern feels validated despite loss

STATESBORO, Ga. - There are two ways Georgia Southern can look at it.
By Nathan Deen

Chicago hangs on to beat Green Bay on Thanksgiving

GREEN BAY, Wis. - Jay Cutler threw for 200 yards and a score and the Chicago Bears held off the Green Bay Packers on fourth-and-goal from the 8 with 22 seconds left for a 17-13 victory Thursday night.

Stafford throws 5 TDs to lift Lions past Eagles

DETROIT - Matthew Stafford tied a career high with five touchdown passes, three of them to Calvin Johnson, lifting the Detroit Lions to a 45-14 rout of the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday.
By Larry Lage

Gamecocks enjoy best start in 12 years

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Frank Martin was confident his team would get off to a good start. The Gamecocks are doing just that.
By Pete Iacobelli

Ex-boxing champion O'Neil Bell fatally shot, Atlanta police say

Police say a former boxing champion has been shot to death during a robbery in Atlanta.

Bulldogs looking to pay back Jackets for last year's stunner

ATLANTA - Georgia players will enter today's visit to Georgia Tech with a new appreciation of the state rivalry.
By Charles Odum

Knights' defense leads to win

Evans held Glenn Hills to only five points in the fourth quarter in a 61-52 win Friday afternoon.
By Wayne Staats

Three key players out for Falcons game vs. Vikings

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Running back Devonta Freeman, recovering from a concussion, will not play Sunday in the Atlanta Falcons' game against the Minnesota Vikings.
By Charles Odum
Prep Football Scoreboard

Five playoff football games to watch tonight

A look at Friday night's top high school football games.

Falcons sign Graham to back up Bryant

With Matt Bryant slowed by a right quadriceps injury, the Atlanta Falcons have signed kicker Shayne Graham.

Iron Bowl, Egg Bowl among premium matchups in the SEC

Here are some things to watch during the final week of the regular season in the Southeastern Conference.

Spieth, Scott trail Tighe by five at Australian Open

SYDNEY - Jordan Spieth and Adam Scott struggled to even-par 71s in the hot, windy opening round of the Australian Open on Thursday, leaving the top two-ranked players in the tournament five strokes behind little-known leader Lincoln Tighe.

Biologists are tagging sharks for research

A 12-foot-four-inch female tiger shark called Harry-Ette is now wearing a satellite transmitter as she cruises off thee South Carolina coast.
By Bill Baab

Georgia Tech reaches NIT Season TipOff championship game

NEW YORK - Adam Smith scored 19 points and Georgia Tech led for most of its 83-73 victory over Arkansas in the semifinals of the NIT Season TipOff on Thursday.

Baylor uses balanced offense to rout Cincinnati

FREEPORT, Bahamas - Kalani Brown scored 13 points and No. 5 Baylor played stifling defense to rout Cincinnati 72-34 in the opening game of the Junkanoo Jam on Thursday.

Vonn, Shiffrin enjoy friendly rivalry

No bitterness. No nastiness. Just a robust rivalry between American skiers Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin.
By Pat Graham

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