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By NEW YORK TIMES NEWS SERVICE | March 18, 2005
Just when Mr. Flip gets afraid Tonya Harding will stop providing Flip Side fodder, she comes through again like the champ she was. Last week, she was supposed to advance her boxing career with a match against Daisy D at Bums Beach, a Fort Lauderdale, Fla., nightclub. Then it changed from a boxing match to a wrestling match. The promoter had high hopes. "We're out to give South Florida fight fans a classy night out," Damon Feldman said. Who could argue? A wrestling match in a nightclub featuring the former Trash Queen of skating?
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By Christian Ewell and Christian Ewell,SUN STAFF | August 26, 2001
COLLEGE PARK - Yesterday marked the unofficial end of fall camp for the Maryland football team, which now turns its attention from general preparation for the 2001 season to its first opponent, North Carolina. About 250 people turned out to watch the team's final scrimmage at the school's practice field. The session focused on two-point conversions, two-minute drills and running out the clock over the last four minutes of a game. It was something similar to Thursday's closed scrimmage at Byrd Stadium, with myriad situations designed to make Maryland as game-ready as North Carolina, which played Oklahoma last night.
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By Christian Ewell and Christian Ewell,SUN STAFF | April 26, 1998
COLLEGE PARK -- Promise revisited the Maryland football team during the third period of the Black's 16-13 overtime victory over White in an intrasquad scrimmage scrimmage yesterday at Byrd Stadium.LaMont Jordan, one of the few bright spots in Maryland's 1997 season and one player the team can count on in 1998, finally started performing like it. His running paved the way for the Black to win the scrimmage on a 42-yard field goal by Brian Kopka.He wasn't spectacular, but Jordan, a sophomore from Suitland who was the Atlantic Coast Conference's top freshman, made a series of punishing runs and gained 35 yards on seven carries to push the Black squad to its first scoring drive.
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November 23, 1999
BaseballArizona Fall League: Named Marlins P Brad Penny and Rangers P Doug Davis top prospects.Athletics: Agreed to two-year contract with P T.J. Mathews.Cubs: Named Terry Kennedy minor-league field coordinator. Signed P Todd Van Poppell, P Daniel Garibay, P Dave Zancanaro, P Mike Heathcott, P Kerrry Lacy, C Angelo Encarnacion, C Alan Zinter, IF Chris Peterson, OF Tarrik Brock, OF Raul Gonzalez and OF Chris Hatcherthe to Triple-A contracts and invited them to spring training.Devil Rays: Named Matt Keough major-league scout.
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By Bill Free and Bill Free,SUN STAFF | September 12, 2000
COLLEGE PARK - Maryland quarterback Shaun Hill said last night there is a chance he will miss Saturday's game against West Virginia with a right shoulder injury that occurred in the closing minutes of the first half of the season-opening 17-10 victory over Temple last Saturday night at Byrd Stadium. "It's a mild strain or a mild separation," said Hill. "They're both about the same thing. I'm still sore, especially in the morning. But I'm going to try and play Saturday. I want to play in every game this season.
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By Ken Murray | January 15, 2005
Jets (11-6) at Steelers (15-1) Line: Steelers by 9 Last time: Steelers 17, Jets 6 in Week 14. Ben Roethlisberger threw two interceptions and Chad Pennington three in a defensive scrum. Jerome Bettis threw the only TD pass on a halfback option, and ran for another. X-factor: Steelers WR Plaxico Burress missed the last game with a hamstring strain. His return opens up Pittsburgh's offense, and even if he doesn't make big plays, it should free up WR Hines Ward. Intriguing matchup: Pennington vs. elements.
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By GLENN GRAHAM | October 12, 2007
PLAY OF THE WEEK T.J. Houshmandzadeh, Cincin nati at Kansas City -- Housh mandzadeh (39 catches, 360 yards, five touchdowns) has quietly become Carson Palmer's favorite target. In the past two games, he has 22 catches for 241 yards and two touchdowns. QUARTERBACK STARTING NOD -- Kurt Warner, Ari zona vs. Carolina: Fantasy owners were wrestling for his free-agent rights this week. OTHER SOLID OPTIONS -- Brian Griese, Chicago; Tom Brady, New England; Matt Hasselbeck, Seattle. NOT THIS WEEK -- Matt Schaub, Houston; Daunte Culpepper, Oak land; David Carr, Carolina.
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By Jeff Barker | jeff.barker@baltsun.com | November 15, 2009
- With Maryland losing its fifth game in a row, at least Terps fans could focus Saturday on the achievements of Torrey Smith , the star of this season's team. Smith had already broken his own Atlantic Coast Conference mark earlier this year for single-season kickoff return yardage. On Saturday, the sophomore wide receiver needed just 35 yards to break LaMont Jordan 's single-season school record of 1,840 all-purpose yards. He broke the record by catching a 21-yard pass from Jamarr Robinson in the second quarter.
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By Bill Free and Bill Free,SUN STAFF | August 15, 1999
COLLEGE PARK -- Divine intervention.That's what Maryland coach Ron Vanderlinden called the heavy thunderstorm that hit here yesterday and wiped out the last half of afternoon practice and halted the growing injury list at six after just three days of two-a-day workouts.Sophomore No. 1 quarterback Randall Jones has a sore arm and will not throw for a third straight day today. Two other injured starters: senior right guard Jamie Wu (three bulging discs in his back) and sophomore cornerback Tony Okanlawon (pulled hamstring)
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By Jeff Barker and Jeff Barker,jeff.barker@baltsun.com | November 15, 2009
COLLEGE PARK -- With Maryland losing its fifth game in a row, at least Terps fans could focus Saturday on the achievements of Torrey Smith, the star of this season's team. Smith had already broken his own Atlantic Coast Conference mark earlier this year for single-season kickoff return yardage. On Saturday, the wide receiver needed just 35 yards to break LaMont Jordan's single-season school record of 1,840 all-purpose yards. He broke the record with a 21-yard reception from Jamarr Robinson in the second quarter.
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