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Stories tagged: football

Run, Run, Runaway Bucke’ George Rushes For 212 Yards As UW Left Behind Early In 30-20 Loss

Ohio State’s Eddie George evades Lawyer Milloy on his way to touchdown and 212-yard day. Photo by Associated Press

Scouting Report

PLAYER MATCHUPS Passing PC-PA Yds. TD Int. Rick Mirer, Seattle 32-66 336 1 3 Jeff Blake, Cin. 39-63 496 3 0 Rushing Att. Yds. Avg. TD Chris Warren, Seattle 30 …

Vikings The Pick, Just On Principle

With Pepsi and Nike and Deion in hand, Jerry Jones is the new sheriff in town. Problem is, he’s wearing a black Cowboys hat. Watching Jones tweak the NFL is …

Bowl-Less Tide Doesn’t Roll Plagued By Recent Suspension, No. 13 Alabama Falls To Arkansas

University of Arkansas players and coaches flood the field after their win over Alabama. Photo by Associated Press

Attention Northwestern Fans: Cancel Your Rose Bowl Tickets

The ranking, the undefeated season and the respect all were gone. After two heady weeks near the top of the college football world, Northwestern was back in a more familiar …

Huskies, Bucke Want To Stay Out Of Trouble

Both teams have veteran quarterbacks capable of doing a lot of good things. That isn’t what concerns coach John Cooper heading into 10th-ranked Ohio State’s football game with No. 18 …

Gsl At A Glance

LC 3, Rogers 0 Key play With Rogers facing a third-and-goal from the 8, LC linebacker Nate Smith popped running back Ryan Hill just after Donny CuCulich’s pass arrived. Hill …

Ritzville Survives Poor Half To Win

Northeast B-11 Ritzville 21, Liberty 6 The sixth-ranked Broncos (1-0, 2-0) made four first-half turnovers but still held a 7-6 lead at Ritzville. Then they scored on their first drive …

Blackhawks Spoil Nc’s Home Show

North Central football returned to NC High on Friday for the first time in 26 years. Make that 26 years and 24 minutes, because NC won’t claim its first half …

Post Falls Rally Bests Wv Trojans Put Together Late Winning Drive For 14-11 Win To Go 3-0

1. West Valley quarterback Riley Allen outlegs Post Falls defenders on a first-quarter touchdown run, but the Trojans overhauled the Eagles for a 14-11 win. Photo by Molly O’Hara/The Spokesman-Review …

‘Prime Time’ Is Pay-Per-View

As buffoons go, Deion Sanders doesn’t come close to the man who signed him, Jerry Jones. Photo by Associated Press

Blades’ Formally Charged

Pro football brothers Brian and Bennie Blades have been blamed in a wrongful-death suit for the shooting death of their cousin Charles Blades. Seattle Seahawks receiver Brian Blades faces a …

Many Missing Pieces In Top 25 Picture

Nebraska and Georgia won’t have their best running backs, UCLA won’t have its top quarterback, and Notre Dame won’t have its head coach Saturday. When second-ranked Nebraska plays its home …

Vikings Make Deer Park Their First Victim, 46-7 But It Takes Cda A Half To Get Going Against The Outmanned Stags

Deer Park High School football coach Bryan Frost’s short-handed team was outmanned in every way imaginable Friday against the Coeur d’Alene Vikings. So the final score - heavily tilted in …

Lakeside Romps By Eagles, 44-6

The visiting Lakeside Knights dismantled the Falls Christian Eagles, 44-6, with three touchdowns from Ken Pluff and two scores by Buck Allen in a North Star League football game Friday …

Pf Grad Anticipates Initial Ucla Start

UCLA’s Gene Waters, a former Post Falls High standout, is expected to get his first start for the Bruins against Oregon on Saturday in the Pac-10 football opener for both …

Gsl At A Glance

G-Prep 21, Shadle Park 14 Turning point An unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on the Highlanders after the first-half clock expired was assessed on their second-half kickoff. Prep turned the field position …

Bruins Freshman Mcnown Now Qb Of Renown

Former Oregon prep player Cade McNown will start against Ducks. Photo by Associated Press

Bengals Lineman Pleads Innocent


Panhandle Picks With Greg Lee


Colts Keep Quiet On Qb Situation

Jim Harbaugh, the highest-rated quarterback in the NFL, may not even start this week for Indianapolis. Craig Erickson, who started the first two games, Harbaugh and coach Ted Marchibroda know …

Don’t Count On Cunningham To Hook Up With Ryan Again

Cunningham to stay in Philadelphia, Eagles and Cards say. Photo by Associated Press

Brennan Heads Coach’s Qb Depth Chart


Mirer’s E A Giveaway When Seahawks Qb Locked In On His Target, So Did The San Diego Chargers Defensive Backs

Rodney Harrison caught as many passes from Seattle Seahawks quarterback Rick Mirer as did Brian Blades on Sunday. When did the Seahawks sign somebody named Harrison?

Packs Defense Saves Night Hold On Th Defeat Bears 27-24 After Big First-Half Advantage

The Green Bay Packers’ first half was an offensive masterpiece. Short passes, medium ones and a 99-yarder from Brett Favre to Robert Brooks that built leads of 21-0 and 24-7. …

Deft Move Taking Risk On Fauria

At draft time, two tight ends impressed all scouts. But Notre Dame’s Kyle Brady and Washington’s Mark Bruener were both off the board when the Seattle Seahawks reached their second …

Cowboys Rip Denver

Troy Aikman (8) dives over Tyron Braxton and into the end zone as Dallas takes control against Denver. Photo by Associated Press

Quick Kicks

Rice steamed Jerry Rice made his point on the field. In case anyone missed it, he made it again in the locker room. Seething at speculation the loss of Deion …

Horrid Hawks Try To Measure Losses In Degree

San Diego’s Tony Martin eludes diving Seattle linebacker Winston Moss during the Chargers’ 14-10 victory. Photo by Associated Press

Seattle Stays Oh-Fer-Erickson Seattle Falls 14-10 To Chargers, Starts New Era 0-2

Rookie tight end Christian Fauria dives into the end zone for a second-quarter touchdown at Jack Murphy Stadium. Photo by Associated Press