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At Super Bowl media day, wacky questions are the norm

INDIANAPOLIS - Quick, Wes Welker, spell Bill Belichick. Hey, Osi Umenyiora, know any other Elis besides that Manning guy? Rob Gronkowski, what's your favorite song by Madonna?

January 31, 2012 | By NANCY ARMOUR AP National Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life - Blazing memories of 'Burning the North Forty'

For the uninitiated, "Burning the North Forty" was a term used by the lower, lower tier of Morgan County's landed aristocracy when they decided to burn off a part of their pastures in the early spring.

January 31, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON Special to the Herald | Sports


UGA, Georgia Tech expect signing day drama

ATLANTA - Rodney Garner says this recruiting season didn't have a normal start, since Georgia was coming off a losing season.

January 31, 2012 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


Peyton's shadow looms over big game

INDIANAPOLIS - Peyton Manning isn't ready to discuss retirement yet.

January 31, 2012 | By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer | Sports


Super Bowl rematch

INDIANAPOLIS - Here we go again.

January 30, 2012 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


Allmendinger caps big offseason with victory at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - AJ Allmendinger won five races during the 2006 season in Champ Car, then walked away hoping to launch a new career in NASCAR.

January 30, 2012 | By JENNA FRYER AP Auto Racing Writer | Sports


Woods might need to teach himself how to win

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Tiger Woods laughed at the question and it was hard to blame him.

January 30, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Tiger leading the way in Abu Dhabi

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tiger Woods put himself in position to win his second straight tournament Saturday, and this one would leave little doubt about which direction his game is going.

January 28, 2012 | By MICHAEL CASEY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Azarenka routs Sharapova to take Open title

MELBOURNE, Australia - Victoria Azarenka started celebrating, then suddenly did a double-take to ask her coach, "What happened?"

January 28, 2012 | By JOHN PYE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Hawks stun Pistons in OT

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Joe Johnson scored 28 of his 30 points after halftime, including a tying 3-pointer with 1.9 seconds left in regulation, and the Atlanta Hawks stunned the Detroit Pistons 107-101 in overtime Friday night.

January 27, 2012 | By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Ganassi teams hope to be up front at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Chip Ganassi hopes to improve on last year's 24-hour race at Daytona International Speedway.

January 27, 2012 | By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer | Sports


Novak Djokovic wins marathon match

MELBOURNE, Australia - If anyone knows how Novak Djokovic feels after sweating and scrapping for almost five hours in the Australian Open semifinals, it's his next opponent - Rafael Nadal.

January 27, 2012 | By CAROLINE CHEESE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Nadal beats Federer

MELBOURNE, Australia - Only the trophy and the tears were missing from this latest Grand Slam installment of Rafa vs. Roger.

January 26, 2012 | By JOHN PYE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Bucs lure Schiano away from Rutgers

TAMPA, Fla. - The Buccaneers are counting on Greg Schiano to lead them back to respectability and transform Tampa Bay into consistent winners - much in the same way he made Rutgers matter again.

January 26, 2012 | By FRED GOODALL AP Sports Writer | Sports


Funeral service for Paterno as thousands mourn

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - Quiet mourners lined the route of Joe Paterno's funeral procession Wednesday, watching with grief and reverence as the electric-blue hearse carrying the Penn State coach's casket slowly drove by.

January 25, 2012 | By GENARO C. ARMAS AP Sports Writer | Sports


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Eagles up against a consistent winner in FCS ranks

New Hampshire Coach Sean McDonnell will be looking for history to repeat itself when his Wildcats take on Georgia Southern at 4 p.m. on ...

September 08, 2017 | by MIKE BROWN Herald Correspondent | Sports


GATAcast: 9.5.17 - Tyson Summers

Mike is joined by Georgia Southern head football coach Tyson Summers as they recap the Auburn game and look ahead to the home opener against ...

September 05, 2017 | | Sports


Pride can be tricky thing

When used wisely, it can summon up the best in a person and push him farther than he thought he could ever go - almost like ...

September 05, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Ladies and gentlemen, I've been compromised

When I go out to cover games here in Bulloch County or beyond, I conduct myself though a certain code of journalistic ethics.

September 05, 2017 | By CHRIS STANLEY | Sports


Ferguson column: Spieth, Thomas good friends, not yet rivals

NORTON, Mass. - Justin Thomas is three months older than Jordan Spieth and trying to catch up.

September 05, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Pablo Carreno Busta reaches 1st major semifinal at US Open

NEW YORK - Pablo Carreno Busta reached his first Grand Slam semifinal by beating No. 29 Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 at the U ...

September 05, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Bulloch County swept with some tough losses

In last week's prep roundup the title read "Optimism is Abound" in regards to silver linings despite losses by all four county schools.

September 04, 2017 | By CHRIS STANLEY | Sports


Eagles still shaking off some rust in Auburn loss

Just a little less than 48 hours removed from a rough welcome into the 2017 season, Georgia Southern players and coaches were still shaking out ...

September 04, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Heat and pressure: US at Honduras in World Cup qualifier

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras - Wiping sweat from his forehead under a broiling sun even before warming up, Tim Howard said he understands the difficult position ...

September 04, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


'09 US Open champ del Potro saves match points; Federer next

NEW YORK - Juan Martin del Potro's stay at the U.S. Open really should be over. Nearly was.

September 04, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Georgia Southern fans and media need to tone down expectations

I'm all here for college football fans having optimism, but at some point you've got to hold off on the Kool-Aid.

September 03, 2017 | By CHRIS STANLEY | Sports


Not many positives to talk about for Georgia Southern

Early in the week, Georgia Southern head coach Tyson Summers made it clear that a win - and not any moral victories - is what the Eagles ...

September 03, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Georgia Southern offense suffocated as Auburn rolls 41-7

AUBURN, Ala. - The good news for Georgia Southern in its season opener is that its defense looked great against one of the more potent attacks ...

September 03, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Earnhardt hoping for Darlington breakthrough in final season

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Dale Earnhardt Jr. is preparing for the end of his NASCAR career and understands it likely won't finish the way he ...

September 03, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Federer looks back at best in straight-sets win at US Open

NEW YORK - This was Roger Federer at his hard-to-beat best, a performance so unlike the pair of uncomfortable five-setters he labored through to begin the ...

September 03, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


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