Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...Harvard 1-0 in a college football game held in New Jersey. The Tigers unveil the concept of using blockers to help advance the ball.1890 - Minnesota and Wisconsin square off for the first time in what has become the most-played series in college football...
Seattle ready to tackle red zone problems

...out, I'm OK. If we're driving the ball down there, we've got to get in the...said. "I have to find ways to get the ball to the right guy and making sure that we...we had just a great job of moving the ball and holding it for long periods of time...
Wary teams make tweaks ahead of shorter shot clock

...that's in a one-on-one situation, a ball screen, or whatever," Shockers coach...continues to emphasize attacking with the ball and getting quickly in the offense...don't have it. We've got to pop that ball and move and drive it."The shot clock...
College football capsules upset threat. The Terrapins turned the ball over five times. NO. 15 MICHIGAN 48, INDIANA...Reynolds shattered the mark held by Montee Ball, who ran for 77 TDs with Wisconsin from 2009-12. Ball holds the record for total touchdowns with...
Sports on TV for Nov. 17

...Maryland6 p.m., ESPN - Kansas vs. Michigan StateCOLLEGE FOOTBALL2 p.m., ESPN2 - Toledo at Bowling Green3 p.m., ESPNU - Ball State at OhioNBA BASKETBALL3 p.m., NBA - Milwaukee at Washington6:30 p.m., NBA - Toronto at Golden StateNHL HOCKEY3...
Letter: Save the old Gastineau Hotel

...the city earlier; it was the impending threat of the wrecking ball that enabled us to finally obtain a purchase agreement. We too...slated for destruction. It is not too late. Until the wrecking ball actually hits the structure, this remarkable example of Juneau's...
Algae threatens Dungeness season

...the region's cod fishery and the shift northward in the lobster population, studies have found."I don't have a crystal ball, but I think we're being given a warning here," said Vera Trainer, who manages the marine biotoxin program at the Northwest...
Bills beat Jets in Ryan's return

...a touchdown in each of his first six games, joining New England's Robert Edwards (1998).The Jets finally held onto the ball long enough to get something going, an 80-yard drive capped by Marshall's 14-yard scoring catch to make it 22-10. That...
My Turn: Alaskan grown plan can save PFD and not raise taxes

...within the next few years. The ISER plan doesn't take away the PFD or call for any new taxes so long as we keep our eye on the ball and hit the 4.5 billion mark. Perhaps this is why both Commonwealth North and the Alaska Chamber of Commerce have supported...
It's Klein time

...Nathan. Now he will transition from Fall ball into his offseason workouts."Klein...throw harder and have better breaking balls. A lot of the hitters are just better...last year, his change-up and curve ball could be thrown for strikes, which...


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