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Butler Eagle Online Professional Football | September 22, 2014
Steelers getting physical
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ben Roethlisberger spent Sunday night relishing in the return of Steelers football.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | September 22, 2014
Worley sparkles for Bucs
PITTSBURGH — Vance Worley is used to his body breaking down at this point in the season.
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Professional Golf | September 22, 2014
Hur shoots tournament record 21-under par
PRATTVILLE, Ala. — Mi Jung Hur was finally able to relax for a couple of holes after matching top-ranked Stacy Lewis stroke for stroke Sunday in the final round of the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic.
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Professional Football | September 22, 2014
Ex-kicker Bironas dies in car crash
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Rob Bironas, who worked his way through odd jobs and the Arena Football League before becoming one of the NFL’s most accurate kickers, died in a car crash. He was 36.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Football | September 22, 2014
Comeback day in NFL
Tony Romo and the Dallas Cowboys were big-time comeback kids in Week 3 of the NFL season.
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Professional Auto Racing | September 22, 2014
Logano wins at home
LOUDON, N.H. — Raised in Connecticut, Joey Logano always considered New Hampshire his home track, the one where he dreamed of being bathed in confetti in Victory Lane and flocked by family and friends.
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Professional Football | September 20, 2014
Banged up Panthers ready for Steelers
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has spent so much time in the training room he’s started handing out nicknames to the staff.
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Professional Baseball | September 20, 2014
Bucs rally in 8th, win 4-2
PITTSBURGH — Russell Martin swatted at Jonathan Broxton’s 96 mph fastball and watched as Carlos Gomez gave chase. When the ball cleared the fence just out of Gomez’s reach, the Pittsburgh Pirates catcher thumped his chest as he rounded first base after providing the latest lightning bolt in a season full of them for one of baseball’s most resilient teams.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | September 19, 2014
Bucs' power spread in record numbers
PITTSBURGH — Some teams have power hitters. The Pittsburgh Pirates simply have power.
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Professional Hockey | September 19, 2014
Crosby, Malkin hurting
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Penguins forwards Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will be held out of the start of training camp as a precaution with what the team described as minor injuries.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | September 19, 2014
Catching a break
PITTSBURGH — It might be way too early to call the Pittsburgh Pirates a team of destiny. But after what manager Clint Hurdle witnessed Thursday night, he had to stop and wonder.
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Professional Football | September 19, 2014
Falcons roll past Tampa Bay, 56-14
ATLANTA — Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons have played well twice at home and looked terrible in one road game.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | September 18, 2014
Winning 81st game nothing for Pirates to celebrate
PITTSBURGH — There used to be a time — any year really between 1993-2012 — when reaching 81 wins would be cause for celebration for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Football | September 18, 2014
Cards’ RB deactivated after assault charges
PHOENIX — The Arizona Cardinals say they first learned of the domestic abuse accusations against backup running back Jonathan Dwyer on Wednesday afternoon.
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Professional Baseball | September 18, 2014
Bonds appeal heads to court
Nearly 11 years after Barry Bonds testified before a grand jury investigating the illegal distribution of performance-enhancing drugs, a group of judges will hear arguments on whether baseball’s career home-run leader should have his obstruction of justice conviction thrown out.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Baseball | September 18, 2014
Moore ready for debut
PITTSBURGH — Lance Moore played a cheerleader role when a lingering groin injury forced the Pittsburgh wide receiver to miss the first two weeks of the season.
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Professional Football | September 17, 2014
Tomlin, Steelers have issues
PITTSBURGH — Mike Tomlin’s list of issues with the Steelers is lengthy.
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Professional Baseball | September 17, 2014
Morton stifles BoSox
PITTSBURGH — Charlie Morton had no expectations when he took the mound in a major league game for the first time in a month.
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Professional Football | September 17, 2014
Vikings sit Peterson after all
MINNEAPOLIS — After a day of public pressure from angry fans and concerned sponsors, the Minnesota Vikings have reversed course and placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the exempt-commissioner’s permission list, a move that will require him to stay away from the team while he addresses child abuse charges in Texas.
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Professional Auto Racing | September 17, 2014
Grand jury will decide if Stewart’s charged
A grand jury will decide whether NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will be charged in the August death of a fellow driver at a sprint car race in upstate New York, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
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Butler Eagle Online Professional Hockey | September 16, 2014
Jones gets shot at pro hockey career
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Nick Jones always keeps an open mind, anticipating the next move.
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Professional Football | September 16, 2014
Vikings reinstate Peterson
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings reinstated star running back Adrian Peterson on Monday, three days after benching him because he was facing a child-abuse charge in Texas for using a wooden switch to spank his 4-year-old son.
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Professional Football | September 16, 2014
Steelers shaky in run defense
PITTSBURGH — Two weeks into his NFL career, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier is already well-versed in what’s troubling a defense that hardly looks like its old self.
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Professional Golf | September 16, 2014
Woods’ strength returns
WINDEMERE, Fla. — Tiger Woods is too busy in the gym to find a new swing coach, or even swing a golf club.
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Professional Football | September 16, 2014
NFL close to finalizing drug policy
NEW YORK — The NFL and the players’ union are close to finalizing the drug policy changes they tentatively agreed upon last week.
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Professional Football | September 16, 2014
Eagles rally late, top Colts, 30-27
INDIANAPOLIS — Philadelphia made all the right calls Monday night.
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Professional Football | September 16, 2014
‘Skins’ Griffin out 2 months
ASHBURN, Va. — The Washington Redskins are optimistic that Robert Griffin III will return this season.
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Professional Football | September 16, 2014
49ers still playing McDonald
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — San Francisco 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh insisted Monday that public pressure will not sway his decision to play Ray McDonald during an investigation into the defensive lineman’s arrest on suspicion of domestic violence.
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