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Stories tagged: football

Browns To Baltimore?

The Cleveland Browns reportedly will announce Monday they are moving to Baltimore. The team’s majority owner and president, Art Modell, said the team has financial problems and that he would …

Inchelium Rolls Past Lind, 54-6

Northeast B-8 Inchelium 54, Lind 6 The fourth-ranked Hornets led 35-0 at halftime at Lind in a warmup for next week’s first round of the B-8 playoffs. Casey Finley and …

Virginia Ends Fsu’s Run At National Championship Cavaliers Stop Seminoles 1 Foot From Goal Line At Game’s End

Virginia running back Tiki Barber has word with official after scoring TD. Photo by Associated Press

Gsl At A Glance

G-Prep 21, Rogers 0 Key play After a scoreless first half, Prep kicked off to open the second half but Rogers failed to cover Dave Rucker’s kick and Joe Sacco …

Punching Their Lights Out

Colts quarterback Jim Harbaugh (4) is questionable with a groin injury. He threw sparingly at practice Wednesday. Photo by Associated Press

Leaf, With Option To Buy

If history repeats itself, Chad Davis’ days as Washington State’s starting quarterback may be numbered. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review

Question Irks Osborne

Nebraska coach Tom Osborne cut short a news conference because he resented a question about star running back Lawrence Phillips. Phillips was suspended seven weeks ago for attacking his former …

Seahawks Pick Up Linebacker Logan

Looking for special-teams help, the Seattle Seahawks claimed linebacker James Logan, who was released by the Cincinnati Bengals. Logan, a 6-foot-2, 210-pounder from Memphis State, was an undrafted free agent …

Esiason Ignites Controversy By Questioning Coach

The inevitable finally happened: The New York Jets erupted Monday with a quarterback controversy. But not your run-of-the-mill controversy. Rich Kotite, saying he doesn’t want to expose Boomer Esiason to …

Breaks Fall Bears’ Way Kramer Helps Chicago Snap Eight-Game Monday Night Skid

Jim Flanigan, left, and Ryan Wetnight celebrate Wetnight’s second-quarter TD for the Bears. Photo by Associated Press

Vandals Lose Two Starters With Injuries

Idaho lost a game on Saturday and, in the process, possibly two starters. Cornerback Arnold Gunn is listed as doubtful for Saturday’s visit to Northern Arizona due to a sprained …

Cleveland Hangs On Zeier Guides Browns Over Bengals In Ot

Rob Burnett (90) of Cleveland adds a new twist to the Cincinnati offense - whether Jeff Blake (8) likes it or not. Photo by Associated Press

Seattle Takes Peek At The Future

Seattle’s Steve Broussard (31) can’t escape hold of Terry Hoage. Photo by Associated Press

No Hiding Fact On-Field Struggles Are Killing Mirer

Sometimes after games, interviews deteriorate in a predictable direction - becoming a catechism of repeated excuses that are taken as truths by virtue of their ceaseless repetition. It makes you …

Quick Kicks

Cowboys face suspensions Dallas Cowboys Pro Bowl defensive lineman Leon Lett and reserve cornerback Clayton Holmes could be suspended for as long as six weeks after tests indicated the players …

Seattle Intent On Keeping Ryan Quiet Friesz Gets Starting Call For Hawks In First Trip To Land Of Sand, Cards

Buddy Ryan has never won a playoff game as a head coach. Photo by Associated Press

Scouting Report

PLAYER MATCHUP Passing PC-PA Yds. TD Int. Rick Mirer, Seattle 116-213 1,507 6 12 Dave Krieg, Arizona 125-200 1,448 7 11

Nebraska Drums Colorado Extends Nation’s Longest Winning Streak To 21 Games; Iowa State Up Next

Nebraska’s Ahman Green, right, is pulled down by Colorado’s Allen Wilbon. Photo by Associated Press

Lewis & Clark Whips Whitworth, 23-9

The Whitworth Pirates lost their sixth-straight game Saturday as Lewis & Clark beat Whitworth 23-9. The Pirates, in last place in the Mount Hood League, are 0-3 in the division …

Ducks’ Hopes Look Doomed After Loss To Asu

Pac-10 Jake Plummer engineered two touchdown drives in the final 5 minutes Saturday as Arizona State came from behind to upset 10th-ranked Oregon 35-24 at Eugene, Ore. The lead changed …

Arkansas Edges Auburn

Florida’s Chris Doering celebrates with Ike Hillard (19) following a second-quarter touchdown against Georgia. Photo by Associated Press

Win Ties Donahue With James

Cougars next opponent: Cal The UCLA Bruins finally beat California on Saturday, enabling coach Terry Donahue to catch former Washington coach Don James in the Pacific-10 Conference record book. Karim …

White Passes ‘Cats Past Cougars

Dan White threw a touchdown pass to Cary Taylor and Charles Myles and Kevin Schmidtke each rushed for scores as Arizona defeated Washington State 24-14 Saturday night. White completed 11 …

Chewelah Rolls, Clinches Title

Junior Cody Katzer capped the second quarter with two touchdown runs, then returned the second-half kickoff for a TD Friday as third-ranked Chewelah (6-0, 8-0) clinched the Northeast A title …

Huskies Must Catch Up To Keyshawn Washington, Usc Square Off With Some Serious Rose Bowl Ramifications At Stake

If Keith Poole was able to catch nine passes for 162 yards against Washington, what’s Keyshawn Johnson going to do? Scott Harris caught nine for 163. Derrick Mayes caught seven …

Gsl At A Glance

G-Prep 17, University 16 Key plays The Titans scored with 2:37 to play and went for the two-point conversion, but officials ruled Joe Jeffries’ right foot was on the out-of-bounds …

UW, Southern Cal Focus On Rose Bowl Bid

Let’s see now. Southern Cal and Washington lead the Pac-10 race with 4-0 records. Then there’s Oregon, which went to the Rose Bowl last season, at 3-1. Every other school …

Vandals Find Answer With Hisaw In Charge Ex-Cheney Qb Keeps Winning Despite Trials

1. Hisaw 2. University of Idaho quarterback Eric Hisaw is finally finding reason to celebrate. Photo by Geoff Crimmins/Associated Press

Gsl At A Glance

CV 36, Ferris 13 Key plays Trailing just 7-0 late in the first quarter, the Saxons appeared to hold the Bears near midfield, but on third-and-14, Ferris was called for …

Loyalty Helps Ua Coach Make The White Choice

After 27 consecutive starts, Dan White was asked to step aside last weekend and let little-used sophomore Brady Batten see if he could smooth the sputter in Arizona’s offense. The …