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Wednesday, Sep 17, 2014

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FSU benches Winston for a half after lewd remark

FSU benches Winston for a half after lewd remark

Jameis Winston has been benched for the first half of Saturday’s game against Clemson after making “offensive and vulgar” comments about women, and Florida State officials say that the quarterback will undergo internal disciplin...
Updated: 23 mins ago
Vikings bar Peterson, saying ‘we made a mistake’

Vikings bar Peterson, saying ‘we made a mistake’ Video

MINNEAPOLIS – Hours after reversing course and benching Adrian Peterson indefinitely, Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf said Wednesday that the team “made a mistake” in bringing back their superstar running back following his ind...
Updated: 25 mins ago

NFL, union agree to new drug policy, HGH testing

NEW YORK — The NFL reached an agreement with the players association on changes to its performance-enhancing drug policy, including the addition of human growth hormone testing, which will allow the Broncos’ Wes Welker and two other pre...
Updated: 1 hour ago
As Martin has struggled, Rainey has come up big for Bucs

As Martin has struggled, Rainey has come up big for Bucs

Doug Martin was largely ineffective last season before missing the final 10 games with a torn labrum. And while he was inactive Sunday, Bobby Rainey shredded the Rams for 144 yards on the ground.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Warriors ready to dominate after rough fall start

TAMPA — The Steinbrenner volleyball team got off to a rocky start this fall. It was 4-4 after the first stretch of games, but that didn’t bother Coach Laura Praetorius.
Updated: 4 hours ago
USF’s Taggart still thinks AAC title is attainable

USF’s Taggart still thinks AAC title is attainable

Whether it’s celebrating the program’s rapid ascent into prominence or Coach Willie Taggart’s efforts to pull it out of an equally rapid decline, USF football still seeks that moment when a trophy is raised and a banner unveiled.
Updated: 6 hours ago
Ira Kaufman’s Week 3 NFL power rankings

Ira Kaufman’s Week 3 NFL power rankings

Each week, 12 national media members — including The Tampa Tribune’s Ira Kaufman — rank teams in what is known as The Associated Press Pro32 power rankings. Here is Kaufman’s ballot.
Updated: 6 hours ago

UF’s Driskel ready for Tide

GAINESVILLE — Jeff Driskel’s first game against Alabama was a blur.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Jozwiak expected back for USF on Friday

TAMPA — South Florida is coming off a 49-17 blowout loss to North Carolina State and not many positives were taken away from the game. A welcoming sight, though, may be back on the Bulls’ offensive line, as senior guard Thor Jozwiak is ...
Updated: 6 hours ago

Tuesday’s prep scoreboard

Tuesday’s results
Updated: 7 hours ago