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MONDAY, OCT. 4, 2010

TUESDAY, AUG. 3, 2010

Vijil, McCombs won't play vs. Arizona

Back with a Shock notebook, with the first item centering on the team's health. Ben McCombs and Raul Vijil won't play Friday, but the rest of the injury news is more favorable. Read more here. I just got off the phone with Arizona coach Kevin...

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FRIDAY, NOV. 6, 2009

Shock roundup

I put together a roundup of everything Shock related, including Ben McCombs' return, Raul Vijil's possible return, the departure of four Shock players to a rival team, Adam Shackleford talking jobs with Tri-Cities and more details about the new arena football league.Read on.

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MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2009

Ben McCombs puts pressure on Tri-Cities QB Joe Ayoob.   (CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON / The Spokesman-Review)

McCombs will enter the ring

Shock defensive end Ben McCombs (No. 99 pictured above) will try his hand at Mixed Martial Arts on a 10-fight card in September at the Spokane Arena. (Yes, the af2 season will be over by then).More below and a couple of other leftovers from Saturday's...

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Ben McCombs has a motor that never stops. (Christopher Anderson / The Spokesman-Review)

McCombs lines up with Spokane 

Ben McCombs has been an arenafootball2 impact player with Bakersfield, Rio Grande Valley and Central Valley. Nothing changed when he joined the 2009 Shock.McCombs (No. 99 pictured above) was perhaps the biggest free-agent signing for Spokane, which returned 13 players from last year's squad. He's...

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