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WEDNESDAY, JULY 29, 2009

Tri-Cities #5 Tommy Devereaux slips away from Shock's #6 Stanley Franks for a score in the second quarter Saturday, April 11, 2009, in the Spokane Arena. (Dan Pelle / The Spokesman-Review)

Franks catches on with Shock 

The boss changed the schedule so my Stanley Franks feature will run in Thursday's S-R. Which means you can take a look at it now (Wednesday afternoon). Read the unedited version below, and keep on reading to find a feature I did on Franks when...

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An in-depth study of WSU football 

COUGARS • UPDATED 11:20 A.M.; 3:15 P.M. I sit here trying to figure out why the Seattle Sounders are called a football club – ya, I know the real reason, but they do play in a league called the MLS and the S does stand...

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Vandals tabbed 8th, 9th in polls 

The WAC preseason football media and coaches' polls have been unveiled, and both have Idaho and New Mexico State as the two bottom-rung teams. The Vandals were picked eighth in the media poll (ahead of only NMSU) and ninth in the coaches' poll.Boise State was...

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