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Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014

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Ex-Jefferson, NFL player Caldwell pleads guilty to drug charges

Ex-Jefferson, NFL player Caldwell pleads guilty to drug charges

A former NFL, University of Florida and Jefferson High School star athlete could face 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty today to drug charges, U.S. Attorney A. Lee Bentley III said.
Updated: 3 hours ago

Bulls Beat: Football rides roller coaster of youth

TAMPA – The University of South Florida Bulls have looked crisp and precise. They have also looked awful.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Ohio State student who ran on field loses scholarship

Ohio State student who ran on field loses scholarship

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A student who ran onto the field during an Ohio State football game and was body-slammed by an assistant coach is losing his scholarship amid his court case.
Updated: 9 hours ago
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Yes, Rays’ stadium in Tampa really would make a big difference

You can argue that using public money to build a baseball stadium in downtown Tampa is financial folly. Even if, to quote the late Bucs owner Malcolm Glazer, the Rays were willing to pay “about half” the cost of a new yard, we'd still be ...
Updated: 9 hours ago
Jeter launches website to connect athletes to fans

Jeter launches website to connect athletes to fans

NEW YORK — Derek Jeter was one of the world’s most covered athletes in media during his 20-season career with the New York Yankees. Now, he’s joining media with a new website devoted to delivering athletes’ “unfilte...
Updated: 10 hours ago

Senior WR Davis back at practice for USF

USF’s offense has been missing an intricate part of its passing game ever since the Bulls’ 36-31 victory against Western Carolina about four weeks ago. The key ingredient that’s been absent is senior wide receiver Andre Davis, wh...
Updated: 13 hours ago

Tuesday’s prep scoreboard

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Updated: 13 hours ago
It’s getting close to crunch time for wannabe Bolts

It’s getting close to crunch time for wannabe Bolts

Players on the bubble have little time to impress Lightning coaches with the regular season fast approaching.
Updated: 13 hours ago
Bucs QB situation will have to play out

Bucs QB situation will have to play out

When it comes to judging his quarterbacks, Buccaneers coach Lovie Smith doesn’t concern himself too much with what they’ve done lately. He’s more concerned with what they do late.
Updated: 13 hours ago
FCC will consider petition to ban ‘Redskins’

FCC will consider petition to ban ‘Redskins’

WASHINGTON – The head of the Federal Communications Commission said the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins’ nickname from the public airwaves.
Updated: 13 hours ago