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Listen to live stream of area high school sports here

| October 24, 2014 | 2 Comments

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Quality depth helps in secondary for Packers

Quality depth helps in secondary for Packers

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Safety Morgan Burnett has missed a second day of practice with a calf injury that has Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy growing more concerned. The Packers play the New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees on Sunday night. Green Bay is already missing starting cornerback Sam Shields, who sat […]

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Brewers hire Darnell Coles as hitting coach

Brewers hire Darnell Coles as hitting coach

| October 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

MILWAUKEE (AP) – Darnell Coles is the new hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers, a team that missed the playoffs in large part because of problems at the plate. Coles returns to Milwaukee after spending this season as the assistant hitting coach for the Detroit Tigers. Coles previously worked in the Brewers organization as the […]

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Brewers have two Gold Glove finalists

Brewers have two Gold Glove finalists

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

By: Bill Scott-Wisconsin Radio Network Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy and outfielder Gerardo Parra have both been named finalists for Rawlings Gold Glove Awards. Lucroy has developed into one of the top hitting catchers in the game, but today’s Gold Glove announcement shows Lucroy is getting the respect as a catcher that can play some outstanding defense […]

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Pennsylvania town can keep Jim Thorpe’s body

Pennsylvania town can keep Jim Thorpe’s body

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The remains of famed athlete Jim Thorpe will remain in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago. A federal appeals court has thrown out a ruling that could have resulted in the remains’ removal to American Indian land in Oklahoma. Thorpe’s surviving sons had been fighting to […]

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Goodell told to testify in Rice appeal

Goodell told to testify in Rice appeal

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has been told to testify in Ray Rice’s appeal of his indefinite suspension. That word comes from a person familiar with the case. Rice was suspended indefinitely and the Baltimore Ravens cut him after a video became public that shows him knocking unconscious his then-fiancee in an elevator. […]

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Concussion study says NCAA needs improvement

Concussion study says NCAA needs improvement

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

BOSTON (AP) – A new survey says colleges are still inconsistent in the way they handle athletes’ concussions. The Harvard University study comes more than four years after the NCAA began requiring schools to educate their players about the risks of head trauma and develop plans to keep injured athletes off the field. Researchers looked […]

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Aaron Rodgers going for consistency, not records

Aaron Rodgers going for consistency, not records

| October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – A Green Bay Packers quarterback may someday reclaim the career record for touchdown passes that once belonged to Brett Favre. But it’s going to take a while for Aaron Rodgers to get even close to the 510 touchdown throws that current record-holder Peyton Manning has. Rodgers has 206 TD passes […]

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Experienced, hungry Badgers look to replace Brust

Experienced, hungry Badgers look to replace Brust

| October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – The Wisconsin Badgers are back at practice and hungry to make another run to the Final Four. The team’s biggest question is replacing sharpshooting guard Ben Brust, who was a senior last season. Coach Bo Ryan could turn to forward Nigel Hayes, the Big Ten’s Sixth Man of the Year, or […]

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Wisconsin’s Gordon geared up for season’s 2nd half

Wisconsin’s Gordon geared up for season’s 2nd half

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – While Melvin Gordon might be back in the discussion as a Heisman Trophy hopeful, Wisconsin’s star running back is focused on a more important race. Northwestern’s loss over the weekend to Nebraska opened up the Badgers’ chances again of winning a Big Ten West division title and a trip to the […]

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