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NASCAR Star Edwards To Join Joe Gibbs Racing in 2015

By Jim McCoy Tue 19th August SportsCarl EdwardsJoe Gibbs RacingNASCAR
Joe Gibbs Racing has hired Carl Edwards to drive a new fourth Sprint Cup car in 2015. The team also added Daniel Suarez, who will drive a full-time Nationwide Series entry for Gibbs and run a partial schedule in the Truck Series. Suarez becomes the first Mexican driver to race full-time in NASCAR's second tier series. The ARRIS Group will sponsor Edwards' No.Read More »

Dutch Teenager Set To Become Youngest Formula One Driver Ever

By Jim McCoy Mon 18th August SportsFormula OneMax Verstappen
Max Verstappen is set to become the youngest ever driver in Formula One after Toro Rosso announced that the 16-year-old Dutchman will join the team next season. Verstappen has been racing in the Formula 3 European Championship this year, winning eight of 27 races, and joined the Red Bull Junior Team this month.Read More »

Monday Sports Minute: US Open, Baseball Preview, NFL Pre-season

By Jim McCoy Mon 18th August Sports
UNDATED (AP) - The U.S. Open, which starts play next week, won't have defending champion Rafael Nadal participating. The 27-year old has withdrawn from the Open, citing an injured right wrist. This marks the second time in three years that Nadal has had to skip the tournament.Read More »

Pacers' George Expected To Make "Full Recovery"

By Jim McCoy Tue 12th August SportsPaul George
The Indiana Pacers expect Paul George to make a full recovery from his gruesome injury - they're just not planning on having him in the lineup next season. Eleven days after George sustained a compound fracture in his right leg during a USA Basketball scrimmage, president of basketball operations Larry Bird and coach Frank Vogel spoke for the first time about their star's prognosis.Read More »

Browns Coach: Manziel, Hoyer To Get "Equal Reps"

Browns coach Mike Pettine says he expects Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel to get equal reps with the first-team offense next Monday night against Washington. Manziel played with the first-team offense during Tuesday morning's practice, but Pettine said afterward that no decision has been made as to who will start the Browns' second preseason game.Read More »

Oregon's Season Hinges On Mariota

By Jim McCoy Mon 11th August SportsMarcus MariotaOregon Ducks
All eyes will be on Marcus Mariota when the Ducks take the field this season. The junior quarterback could have bolted for the NFL this spring but he decided to stay with the Ducks, who were ranked as high as No.Read More »

Former NASCAR Champion Facing No Further Police Interviews

A sheriff in upstate New York says there are no current plans to interview Tony Stewart for a third time. Authorities talked to the three-time NASCAR champion Saturday night, and again yesterday, concerning the death of a fellow driver during a dirt-track sprint-car race.Read More »

Mc Ilroy Surges To PGA Championship Lead

By Jim McCoy Fri 8th August SportsPGA ChampionshipRory McIlroy
Rory McIlroy has shot 4-under 67 in the second round of the soggy PGA Championship for a two-stroke lead over Ryan Palmer. This is a familiar spot for McIlroy, who arrived at Valhalla having won his last two tournaments.Read More »

In Spite Of Vick's Performance, Geno Is Still Jets' Starting QB

By Jim McCoy Fri 8th August SportsGeno SmithMichael VickNew York Jets
There's no quarterback controversy for the New York Jets. Not even close. OK, well, not yet. Geno Smith led the Jets to a field goal in his two series with the starters in a 13-10 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. Michael Vick created a bit of a buzz by leading a touchdown drive with the first-team offense and showing he can still make plays with his legs.Read More »

Tiger Struggles At The PGA Championship

By Jim McCoy Thu 7th August SportsGolfPGA ChampionshipTiger Woods
Tiger Woods is off to a disappointing start at the PGA Championship. Spraying shots all over Valhalla, Woods made four bogeys, managed only one birdie and finished with a 3-over 74 that left him nine shots off the lead after the opening round Thursday. Woods yanked one shot into the gallery, put another into a creek.Read More »

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