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Thursday, Oct 23, 2014

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Nike’s ‘Plant High’ shoe sells out quickly

Nike’s ‘Plant High’ shoe sells out quickly

Nike launched a shoe Wednesday morning that pays homage to Plant High School’s football success, but they sold out quickly on the company’s website.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Prep volleyball: Wharton tops Plant in district tournament

Prep volleyball: Wharton tops Plant in district tournament

TAMPA — Wharton sophomore Kathryn Attar never came off the court Tuesday.
Updated: 19 hours ago

Tuesday’s prep scoreboard

Tuesday’s results
Updated: 19 hours ago

Zephyrhills player, coach earn FACA football honors

BROOKSVILLE — Zephyrhills High’s Reggie Roberts was named Monday the Florida Athletic Coaches Association District 10 Football Coach of the Year. In addition, Zephyrhills senior running back/strong safety Jaylen Pickett was voted Player...
Updated: 19 hours ago
Home not sweet to Bucs so far this season

Home not sweet to Bucs so far this season

Since Tampa Bay ushered in a massive rebuilding plan in 2009, the Bucs have been the most inept home team in the National Football League.
Updated: 22 hours ago
Lookahead: Bucs vs. Vikings

Lookahead: Bucs vs. Vikings

Coming off a bye week, the Bucs seek their first home win in four attempts Sunday against the Vikings, who have dropped three in a row following a 2-2 start. Here’s a closer look at the matchup.
Published: 10/22/14
Ira Kaufman’s Week 8 NFL power rankings

Ira Kaufman’s Week 8 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. ...
Published: 10/22/14
Giants rout Royals 7-1 in World Series opener

Giants rout Royals 7-1 in World Series opener Video

Madison Bumgarner carried a shutout into the seventh inning, Hunter Pence homered early and the Giants showed off their October poise, putting a sudden stop to the Royals' perfect postseason roll by romping 7-1 in the Series opener.
Published: 10/22/14

Cowboys release Michael Sam from practice squad

IRVING, Texas — Michael Sam will have to wait for a third team to give the NFL’s first openly gay player a chance to appear in a regular-season game.
Published: 10/21/14
Updated: 10/22/14
Still buzzing over win, Bulls face short week before Bearcats

Still buzzing over win, Bulls face short week before Bearcats

Four days later, USF football players still speak with reverence about Saturday’s 38-30 victory at Tulsa, when the Bulls rallied from a 20-point halftime deficit for the greatest comeback in program history.
Published: 10/22/14