Oxford, Mississippi Sports News

HBO's Bryant Gumbel thanks Trump for energizing modern American athlete

Tue, September 26, 2017

Gumbel's closing commentary on 'Real Sports' says he's glad that athletes are actually standing for something.

      
 
 

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NCAA death penalty: Could recruiting scandal doom University of Louisville basketball?

Tue, September 26, 2017

The NCAA has not invoked the punishment since the 1980s against Southern Methodist football.

      
 
 

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Fire chief who directed racial slur at Steelers' Mike Tomlin is out of a job

Tue, September 26, 2017

Upset about the Steelers' decision to stay in locker room for anthem, a fire chief in town near Pittsburgh targeted a racial slur at Mike Tomlin.

      
 
 

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Phil Mickelson is Presidents Cup's Iron Man, having never missed a match

Tue, September 26, 2017

The 47-year-old, five-time major winner loves to be part of the team events

      
 
 

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Frustrated Panthers players meet with owner Jerry Richardson to discuss social issues

Tue, September 26, 2017

Panthers players are concerned about being punished for speaking out on social issues, according to one report.

      
 
 

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How national anthem became essential part of sports

Tue, September 26, 2017

Star-Spangled Banner being performed at a game first gained notoriety during 1918 World Series.

      
 
 

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Issues remain unresolved in Rebel Rags case following hearing on motions

Mon, September 25, 2017

Judge John Kelly Luther still has to decide on Leo Lewis and Kobe Jones' motions to sever and for a transfer of venue.

      
 
 

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Ole Miss adjusts to being the 28-point underdog against Alabama

Mon, September 25, 2017

Ole Miss beat Alabama twice in a row and had a halftime lead last year, but with a new team and a new coach the Rebels are now heavy underdogs.

      
 
 

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CL NOW! 9/11 memorial, a kidnapped Ole Miss student and 'Katie Did' it

Mon, September 25, 2017

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Jerry Jones joins Cowboys in briefly taking knee before national anthem against Cardinals

Mon, September 25, 2017

Cowboys briefly take collective knee, while Cardinals interlock arms.

      
 
 

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