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Mack delivers wake-up call for Bulls

TAMPA — Inside one football game, how do you go from “Taggart Must Go!!” to nominating a true freshman for school president?
Updated: 3 hours ago

NFL column: Defenses forced to retool strategies

TAMPA — The traditional theory that defense wins championships in the National Football League is about to be tested.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Louisville defeats Miami, 31-13, in ACC debut

Louisville defeats Miami, 31-13, in ACC debut

The loss spoiled the debut of Miami freshman quarterback Brad Kaaya and was successful ACC debut for Bobby Petrino's second stint as Louisville's coach.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Joyce's walk-off single gives Rays the win

Joyce's walk-off single gives Rays the win

Matt Joyce's 10th-inning opposite-field single scored Sean Rodriguez with the winning run in the Rays' 4-3 win against the Red Sox, only the Rays' fourth walk-off win of the season.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Prep cross country: Sickles’ Zentmeyer has eyes on state

Prep cross country: Sickles’ Zentmeyer has eyes on state

After a runner-up finish last season, Sickles' James Zentmeyer is pushing toward an ultimate goal.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches

Bucs go into game mode as opener approaches

TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers went to great lengths all through the offseason and preseason to keep their new, supposedly more modern and up-tempo offensive attack under wraps.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Rays notebook: Geltz gets shot in pressure spot during his debut

Rays notebook: Geltz gets shot in pressure spot during his debut

RHP Steve Geltz, pitching with the tying run on second base, allowed a full-count single to Yoenis Cespedes that scored Mookie Betts and tied the score in a game the Rays won 4-3 in 10 innings.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Bucs notebook: Cam Newton will provide early test

Bucs notebook: Cam Newton will provide early test

The Bucs defense has one primary task in Sunday’s season opener against the Panthers — jolt QB Cam Newton out of his comfort zone.
Updated: 10 hours ago

Hillsborough County runners to watch

BoysEvan Collura (Sr., Plant) – Breakout performance at county meet last year. Could go under 16:30 this year.
Updated: 11 hours ago
Calvary Christian’s Brookover gives up soccer, puts emphasis on her ‘main passion’

Calvary Christian’s Brookover gives up soccer, puts emphasis on her ‘main passion’

CLEARWATER — Anything you can do athletically, Hannah Brookover probably can do better.
Updated: 11 hours ago