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Tide put up an historic amount of points in blowout win over Vols

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The Alabama Crimson Tide used a 28-pt 1st quarter lead to their advantage to defeat Tennessee 58-21 at Neyland Stadium. The Tide's 58-pts is the most in the history of the 101-year rivalry. More>>

Need to Know: Vols vs. Crimson Tide

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Alabama has held the upper hand lately in this decades-long SEC rivalry, but it's still an important game for both schools. More>>

Game of the Week: Owls second half push too much for Cleveland Video included

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The Ooltewah Owls used a 27 point second half to hold off a Cleveland Blue Raiders team that was poised for an upset. The Owls virtually lock-up a home playoff game with the Region 2-6A win. More>>

Game of the Week: Ooltewah's 1-2 punch has the Owls soaring Video included

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Ooltewah quarterback Kryell Sanford and running back Sincere Quinn are as unique of a duo as you can find. They've been the leaders of an Owls team ready to do damage in the playoffs. More>>

To boo or not: Minding your manners during big rivalry games

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At what point does harmless heckling become a fist fight? More>>

Chattanooga Red Wolves SC to build state-of-the-art soccer stadium in Chattanooga

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Chattanooga's newly formed professional soccer team has plans to build a brand new, soccer-specific stadium in Chattanooga by the 2020 season. Chattanooga Red Wolves SC will play their 2019 games at CCS. More>>

Ooltewah looking to bounce back on homecoming night against Cleveland

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The Ooltewah Owls suffered a rough 42-0 loss last Friday at the hands of Maryville. They return home for a homecoming night rivalry game against the Cleveland Blue Raiders with a chance to secure a home playoff game. More>>

Watch FNF3 Part 3, Oct. 12, 2018 Video included

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Watch part three of our Friday Night Football show from October 12, 2018. It includes Rhea Co. at Soddy-Daisy, LaFayette at Ridgeland, Band of the Week and area scores. More>>

Watch FNF3 Part 2, Oct. 12, 2018 Video included

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Watch part two of our Friday Night Football show from October 12, 2018. It includes Ooltewah AT Maryville, Grace Knox at Notre Dame, Coahulla Creek at LFO, Cheerleaders of the Week and Fan Cam. More>>

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Watch part one of Friday Night Football from October 12, 2018. It includes our Game of the Week South Pittsburg at Whitwell. More>>

Titans can't escape the Ravens' pressure, get shut out at home

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The Baltimore Ravens sacked Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota, 11 times, en route to their 21-0 victory. It's the Titans second straight loss. More>>

Falcons escape Bucs for much-need win at the Benz

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The Falcons needed some late insurance from 43-year old kicker, Matt Bryant, and a lucky bounce, to escape the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. They get a much-needed NFC South win at home, 34-29. More>>

Dawgs find no offense in Death Valley in first loss of the season

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The No. 2 Georgia Bulldogs were humbled at the hands of the No. 13 LSU Tigers in Baton Rouge. The Tigers hand the Bulldogs their first loss since the national championship game. More>>

Vols snap 11-game SEC losing streak by stunning No. 21 Auburn on the plains

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The Tennessee Volunteers won their first SEC game since Nov. 19th, 2016, by shocking the No. 21 Auburn Tigers at Jordan-Hare Stadium. It's head coach Jeremy Pruitt's first road-win. More>>

Mocs snap skid with convincing SoCon road win

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The Chattanooga Mocs put their two-game losing streak to rest with a 26-6 road win over the Western Carolina Catamounts. They improve their regular season record to 5-2 heading into their bye week. More>>

Game of the Week: Whitwell finally takes down South Pittsburg Video included

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The South Pittsburg Pirates had a 28-game winning streak over Whitwell. That changed when the Tigers took advantage of three Pirates turnovers to win a key Region3-1A matchup, 34-12. More>>

Game of the Week: Whitwell trying to make football more than just a game Video included

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Like so many great football communities in the Tennessee Valley, the Whitwell Tigers are trying to throw their hat into the mix. With one of the biggest games in school history Friday night, the Tigers can take a major step towards cementing that. More>>

Nike awards first pro contract to runner with cerebral palsy

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Justin Gallegos, a junior at the University of Oregon, has been given a pro contract with Nike, its first athlete with cerebral palsy. More>>

Mocs extend contract to play at Finley Stadium

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University of Tennessee at Chattanooga announced a contract extension with Finley Stadium Davenport Field today.  The new agreement was ratified at today's Stadium Corporation Board Meeting. More>>

Braves season ends in Gm. 4, Dodgers advance 6-2

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Manny Machado hit a three-run homer, David Freese came through again in the postseason and the Los Angeles Dodgers advanced to the NL Championship Series for the third year in a row, eliminating the Atlanta Braves with a 6-2 victory on Monday. More>>

AP Top 25: Notre Dame into top 5; Texas top 10; 8 SEC teams

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Notre Dame moves into top 5, Texas and UCF reach top 10, Southeastern Conference places season-high 8 teams in latest Associated Press college football poll. More>>

Georgia use big 2nd half to take down another SEC East foe

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The Georgia Bulldogs scored 24 straight points in the 2nd half to defeat Vanderbilt under the lights between the hedges. The Dawgs remain undefeated on the regular season. More>>

Titans cool off up north in road loss to the Bills

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The Tennessee Titans came into Sunday as one of the hottest teams in the NFL. The 1-3 Buffalo Bills keep them out of the end zone en route to a 13-12 upset victory on a last second field goal. More>>

Falcons limp out of Pittsburgh after Steel City beat down

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Both the Falcons and Steelers entered Sunday needing a win after disappointing starts to the 2018 season. Pittsburgh turned things around on defense to shut down the Falcons attack and win big, 41-17. More>>

Mocs lose second straight conference game to No. 6 Wofford Video included

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The Chattanooga Mocs scored a touchdown on their opening drive, but could not find the end zone after that. The No. 6 Wofford Terriers come into Finley Stadium and hand the Mocs their second straight SoCon loss, 21-10. More>>

Tagovailoa throws 4 TD as No. 1 Alabama beats Arkansas 65-31

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Tua Tagovailoa passed for 334 yards and four touchdowns as No. 1 Alabama ran its winning streak against Arkansas to 12 straight with a 65-31 win Saturday. More>>

Game of the Week: Red Bank avenges 2017 loss in blowout fashion Video included

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The Red Bank Lions Lost two regular season game sin 2017, one of them came at the hands of Walker Valley. They avenged that loss by defeating the Mustangs, 58-6, on their home-field. More>>

Game of the Week: Walker Valley looking at bigger picture despite winless record

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The Walker Valley Mustangs have a combined 1-15 record since the start of 2017. They're not letting the little things cloud a team still hungry to play the game. More>>

Four local prep football teams play on Thursday Video included

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Four area prep football teams played a day early on Thursday night. Scores and highlights are included. More>>

Alternative Baseball coming to Chattanooga Video included

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The Alternative Baseball Organization is filling a much needed void in the sporting world. It's a league dedicated to anyone 15 or older who has autism or special needs.  More>>

Georgia high school football player injured during game dies

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Dylan Thomas, a linebacker at Pike County High School, was injured during the game last Friday. More>>

Mocs' comeback falls short on the road at ETSU Video included

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UTC loses their first game of the season after falling behind 17-0 to ETSU. Their comeback wasn't enough as the Mocs lose a pivotal Southern Conference game. More>>

Braves will travel to LA to take on the Dodgers in NLDS

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The Dodgers defeated the Rockies, 5-2, in an NL West tiebreaker to clinch their 6th straight division title. They'll host the Braves in games one and two of the NLDS. More>>

Braves lose regular season finale as focus shifts to NLDS

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The Atlanta Braves fall short in their regular season finale to the Philadelphia Phillies. Will await the winner of a Dodgers-Rockies one game playoff on Monday to determine their NLDS opponent. More>>

Titans OT gamble pays off as they take down the Super Bowl champs

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The Tennessee Titans go for it on fourth down on two occasions, down three, in overtime, to shock the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles. More>>

Falcons lose another heart breaker at home

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The Atlanta Falcons went back and forth with the Cincinnati Bengals all afternoon, but the Bengals would have the ball at the right time. An Andy Dalton pass to A.J. Green with seven seconds left gave the Bengals a 37-36 victory. More>>

Bama handles Louisiana-Lafayette with ease at home

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Alabama takes care of business at home, defeating the Ragin' Cajuns, 56-14. Next up is an SEC road game at Arkansas. More>>

Dawgs prove to be too much for visiting Vols

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The Vols cut the Georgia lead to 12 in the 4th, but Georgia piles on the points late to defeat Tennessee, 38-12. Tennessee heads into their bye week 0-2 in SEC play, while the Dawgs welcome Vanderbilt to Athens next Saturday. More>>

Watch #FNF3 Part 2, Sept. 28, 2018 Video included

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Watch part 2 of Friday Night Football from September 18th, 2018. Part 2 includes highlights from Sweetwater at Red Bank, PJPII at McCallie, Brentwood at Baylor, area scores, our Cheerleaders of the Week and Fan Cam. More>>

Watch #FNF3 Part 3, Sept. 28, 2018 Video included

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Watch part 3 of Friday Night Football from September 18th, 2018. Part 3 includes highlights from Knox Webb at Notre Dame, LaFayette at Heritage, Boyd-Buchanan at CCS, area scores and our Band of the Week. More>>

Watch #FNF3 Part 1, Sept. 18, 2018 Video included

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Watch part 1 of Friday Night Football. Part 1 includes highlights from our Game of the Week Ridgeland at NW Whitfield, Brainerd at Signal Mountain, McMinn Co. AT Bradley Central, Lenoir City at Walker Valley, are scores and our Play of the Week winner. More>>

Game of the Week: Ridgeland holds off NW Whitfield rally for big region win Video included

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The Ridgeland Panthers say their 14-pt second half lead slim down to 1, but they managed to turn it on late, and escape with a 35-20 AAAA-Region 6 win over NW Whitfield. More>>

Game of the Week: NW Whitfield offense is all in the family Video included

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After transferring from LaFayette, Ty Fisher, and his father Chad, have made an impact on the NW Whitfield offense. The team is 3-1 thus far, and averaging 34 points per game. More>>

Braves fall to the Mets 4-1, head to Philly to wrap-up regular season

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For the second night in a row the Atlanta Braves didn't get much offense going, as they fall to the New York Mets, 4-1. They'll head to Philadelphia this weekend for the final series of the regular season. More>>

Katie Burrows era officially begins as Lady Mocs hold first practice Video included

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After 8 seasons as an assistant, Burrows is ready to take the next step in her coaching career. She takes over a Lady Mocs program that went 17-13 in 2017-18, losing in the first round of the WNIT. More>>

Tennessee Wesleyan Baseball surprises local kid battling cancer Video included

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Neyland is just 8-years old and has battled and beat cancer twice, but he's not done fighting. Neyland is currently fighting Leukemia for a second time. The Athens, TN native was surprised by his new favorite baseball team on Wednesday, the Tennessee Wesl More>>

Braves blanked by Mets' Ace deGrom, 3-0

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Jacob deGrom was dominant in what likely was his final pitch for the NL Cy Young Award, throwing eight stellar innings and leaving with a major league-best 1.70 ERA as the New York Mets blanked the Atlanta Braves 3-0 Thursday night. More>>

Lookouts sign back on with Cincinnati Reds

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The Chattanooga Lookouts are pleased to announce that the organization has signed a two-year player development contract with the Cincinnati Reds.  More>>

Chattanooga's new pro soccer team named 'The Red Wolves Soccer Club'

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"Red wolves" aren't only a name, but a cause. More>>

Braves continue N.L. East championship celebration with sweep of Phillies

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Even with a reserve lineup in on Sunday afternoon, the Atlanta Braves sneak by the Philadelphia Phillies, 2-1, to complete a four game sweep at home. More>>

Falcons fall short in OT at home to rival Saints

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The Falcons and Saints have a vintage offensive shootout in Atlanta, but this time the Saints get the W. New Orleans marches right down the field on their first possession in OT getting a big NFC South victory. More>>

Gabbert leads Titans to second straight win over former team

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Blaine Gabbert started for a second straight week in place of an injured Marcus Mariota. He lead the Titans into Jacksonville getting a huge 9-6 AFC South win. More>>

Mocs take down #17 Samford at home for huge SoCon win Video included

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The UTC Mocs start the 2018 season 4-0 for only the sicth time in school history after defeating #17 Samford, 27-20 at Finley Stadium. More>>

Vols fall apart as turnovers lead to blowout loss at the hands of rival Florida

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Tennessee turns the ball over six times as the Florida Gators roll over the Vols, 47-21, in Jeremy Pruitt's SEC debut as head coach. More>>

Alabama rolls over Texas A&M at home

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The Crimson Tide continued their winning ways in front of the home crowd defeating Texas A&M, 45-23. Head Coach Nick Saban is now 13-0 against his former assistants. More>>

Dawgs get it done on the road again for second SEC victory

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Georgia goes on the road and takes down Missouri in Columbia for their second SEC win. The Dawgs scored in all three faces Saturday afternoon. More>>

Watch #FNF3 Part 2, Sept. 21, 2018 Video included

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Watch part 2 of the Sept. 21, 2018, Friday Night Football show. More>>

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Watch part one of Friday Night Football from Sept. 21, 2018.

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#FNF3 Scoreboard Sept. 21, 2108

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Final scores for Sept. 21, 2018. More>>

Watch #FNF3 Part 3, Sept. 21, 2018 Video included

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Watch Friday Night Football part 3 from Sept. 21, 2018. It includes Bradley Central vs. Rhea County, CCS vs. Baylor, Copper Basin vs. Silverdale and area scores.

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Game of the Week: Whitwell stays hot and makes it six straight Video included

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The Whitwell Tigers continue to roll through the 2018 season, going on the road taking down Polk County, 49-25. The Tigers opened up a 35-7 lead int he first half and never looked back. More>>

Game of the Week: Wildcats football runs in the family in Polk County Video included

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Polk County Head Coach Derrick Davis enlisted the help of his father when he took the job 19 years ago. 19 years later neither would have had it any other way. More>>

Titans' QB situation for Jaguars game remains uncertain

The Tennessee Titans still don't know who will start at quarterback Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Happy 65th birthday, Smokey!!

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Everybody's favorite hound dog is turning 65!! (That's 455 in dog years!) More>>

Braves take down 2nd place Phillies in series opener

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The Atlanta Braves welcomed the Philadelphia Phillies to SunTrust Park for their first series since May. A four run 8th inning shrinks the Braves' magic number to four over Philadelphia. More>>

Braves avoid sweep, prepare for showdown with 2nd place Phillies

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The Atlanta Braves hang seven runs on the St. Louis Cardinals to avoid a three game sweep at home. The Braves welcome the 2nd place Phillies to town as they inch closer to an N.L. East title. More>>

Mocs set for No. 17 Samford at home

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The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga football team hosts Southern Conference foe Samford on Saturday evening with kickoff slated for 7:00 p.m. ET at Finley Stadium.  More>>

Braves bullpen blown up by Cards, again

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Paul DeJong hit a two-run homer, Yadier Molina added a two-run single in a four-run eighth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals won their third straight game with an 8-1 victory over the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night. More>>

Alabama releases 2019 football schedule

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The 2019 Alabama football schedule was finalized Tuesday and includes seven games at Bryant-Denny Stadium plus a neutral-site game against Duke and four Southeastern Conference road games.   More>>

Georgia 2019 football schedule is out, includes Notre Dame and Texas A&M

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Games with Notre Dame and Texas A&M highlight the 2019 University of Georgia home football schedule announced Tuesday by the Southeastern Conference. More>>

Vols 2019 football schedule released, includes game against Mocs

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Next year, fans will have the opportunity to see the Vols play eight of their 12 games at Neyland Stadium. More>>

Bullpen issues continue for Braves, Cards win 11-6

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Kolten Wong hit the first of four St. Louis homers, Miles Mikolas won his third straight start and the Cardinals beat the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves 11-6 on Monday night to give their playoff push another boost. More>>

Braves lose their bid for a 7th straight win, fall to Nats 7-1

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The Atlanta Braves could not get much going Saturday afternoon losing to the Washington Nationals, 7-1. They still hold a 6.5 game lead over the Phillies for 1st place in the NL East. More>>

Dawgs handle business despite earlier game time

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The Georgia Bulldogs moved their game time up to noon as a precaution due to Hurricane Florence. It didn't make a difference as they defeat MTSU, 49-7. More>>

Vols shutout UTEP for second straight win

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Tennessee took care of business at home, defeating UTEP, 24-0. The Vols will prepare for their SEC opener next Saturday against Florida. More>>

#FNF3 Scoreboard - September 14, 2018

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Here are the final scores from games played on September 14. More>>

#FNF3 Part 3 - September 14, 2018

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#FNF3 Part 2 - September 14, 2018

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Game of the Week: Bradley Central makes it four in a row over Cleveland

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The Bradley Central Bears get a big 6A-Region 2 win over rival Cleveland at Benny Monroe Stadium. Coming off a bye week, the Bears take care of the Blue Raiders, 32-14. More>>

Game of the Week: Cleveland seniors looking for first win against Bradley Central

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Bradley Central has beaten Cleveland three years in a row. Tonight's 6A-Region 2 game means just a little more to the Blue Raiders seniors. More>>

MTSU-Georgia game kickoff time moved due to Hurricane Florence

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The game was scheduled to begin at 7:15 p.m. ET, but it will now start at noon ET. More>>

UT offering free football tickets to Hurricane Florence evacuees

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Residents of North Carolina and South Carolina counties under evacuation orders may claim tickets for themselves and their immediate families beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET on Saturday, Sept. 15. More>>

Braves now 7.5 ahead of Philly after sweeping Giants

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Pinch-hitter Tyler Flowers drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, and the Atlanta Braves moved closer to clinching the NL East with a 2-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday. More>>

Mocs win OT thriller at The Citadel

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The Chattanooga Mocs out-lasted The Citadel claiming a 29-28 overtime win in Southern Conference play. The ending felt like Rocky II where two heavyweight fighters swinging trying to stay off the canvas. More>>

Chattanooga Pro Soccer names head coach

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Tim Hankinson was named as the head coach of Chattanooga Pro Soccer, which is a United Soccer League Division III team. More>>

Vols vs. Gators will be a night game

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The anticipated clash between the Vols and the Gators will be a night game. More>>

SCAM ALERT: State officials warning sports fans of fraudulent tickets

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Officials with the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance are reminding fans to be on the lookout for fraudulent tickets and ticket-buying scams that could make losers out of consumers. More>>

Vols win home opener in convincing fashion

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Tennessee defeated ETSU, 59-3, in their 2018 home opener. A big 2nd quarter blew this one open early for the Vols. More>>

WATCH #FNF3 Part 3: September 7, 2018

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Part three of Friday Night Football from September 7 can be found here. It includes Whitwell AT Signal Mtn., Grace Baptist at Silverdale, Pepperell at Heritage, our Band of the Week and area scores. More>>

WATCH #FNF3 Part 2: September 7, 2018

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Part two of Friday Night Football from September 7 can be found here. It includes Meigs Co. at Sequatchie Co., Howard at Tyner, Hixson at Soddy-Daisy, Ensworth at Baylor, our Cheerleaders of the Week, Fan Cam and area scores. More>>

WATCH #FNF3 Part 1: September 7, 2018

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Part one of Friday Night Football from September 7 can be found here. It includes our Game of the Week Marion Co. AT South Pittsburg, Ooltewah AT East Hamilton, North Murray AT Ringgold, Notre Dame at Central, our Play of the Week winner and area scores. More>>

Alabama minor league baseball team changes name to Rocket City Trash Pandas

A Minor League Baseball team in Alabama has changed its name to Rocket City Trash Pandas following months of brainstorming.

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New pro soccer team coming to Chattanooga, CFC fans concerned

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The inaugural season will begin in March 2019 and organizers announced this week they will soon open a team headquarters on Broad Street. More>>

Vols lose starting center for the season

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Grad transfer from Alabama, Brandon Kennedy, tore his ACL and will miss the remainder of the 2018 season. Kennedy started at center for the Vols in their opener against West Virginia. More>>

Braves 6-run lead swept away

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The Atlanta Braves were swept at home by the Boston Red Sox after blowing a 7-1 lead. They'll travel to Arizona to take on the Diamondbacks this weekend. More>>

Fans rejoice: Subscription-free streaming for NFL games

Good news for football fans: It's going to be much easier to watch NFL games online this year.

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Boston takes 2nd straight from Atlanta, 5-1

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Steve Pearce had three hits and three RBIs, Rick Porcello allowed two hits in five innings, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 5-1 on Tuesday night for their second straight win in a matchup of division leaders. More>>

Need to know: Tennessee opens season against West Virginia

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The Vols take on West Virginia for the first time ever at 3:30 p.m. ET at Bank of America Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 1. More>>

#FNF3 Part 3 - August 31, 2018

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Part three includes Walker Valley at Rhea County, East Hamilton at East Ridge, Band of the Week and area scores. More>>

#FNF3 Part 2 - August 31, 2018

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Part two includes Dalton at NW Whitfield, Silverdale at CCS, area scores, Cheerleaders of the Week and Fan Cam. More>>

#FNF3 Part 1 - August 31, 2018

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Part one includes our Game of the Week Ooltewah at Bradley Central.
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Game of the Week Feature: Tray Curry is the next big thing

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Bradley Central Wide Receiver, Tray Curry, is not your average 14-year-old. At 6'4, the sophomore is already raking in Division-I scholarship offers. More>>

Die hard Vols fan makes huge bet on West Virginia game

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'I am a confident Vols fan so I am confident I won't owe anybody a single dime,' Gunn said. More>>

Mocs tackle Tennessee Tech and battle weather in opener

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The Chattanooga Mocs opened the 2018 season with a bang on the field and a bang from the skies above. More>>

Braves drop Rays, 9-2, now 4.5 games ahead of Phillies

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Pinch-runner Adam Duvall scored the tiebreaking run on a delayed dash from third base in Atlanta's four-run eighth inning, and the Braves beat Tampa Bay 9-5 on Tuesday night to snap the Rays' eight-game winning streak. More>>

Titans get linebacker Kamalei Correa in trade with Ravens

The Tennessee Titans have acquired linebacker Kamalei Correa from the Baltimore Ravens for an undisclosed draft pick.

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Top 5 worries UT fans have before the season begins

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When it comes to Tennessee football, the fans always have an opinion. More>>

Guarantano, Chryst listed as co-starters on Vols depth chart

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Jarrett Guarantano and Keller Chryst were listed as co-starters at quarterback (with the word "OR" between their names). More>>

Mocs prepare for Tennessee Tech tempo

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The Chattanooga Mocs open the 2018 season on Thursday against Tennessee Tech at Finley Stadium. The Mocs are getting in shape to prepare for the Golden Eagles' speed. More>>

UPDATE: Two UTC football players arrested on Saturday, suspended from team

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Jail records show Isaiah Cobb and Nyvin Nelson, both 18, were stopped for speeding on Veterans Bridge Saturday morning. More>>

New numbers show fewer kids are playing high school football in the U.S.

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Numbers show participation in high school sports is up, but not as many kids are playing football in their high school years.

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Game of the Week: Ringgold gets their revenge on Heritage Video included

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After Heritage broke a nine game losing streak to the Tigers in 2017, Ringgold made sure to get them back. The Tigers defeat the Generals, 40-0, in our FNF3 Week 2 Game of the Week. More>>

Game of the Week: Ringgold's Tarver looking to make it double the fun Video included

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Ringgold senior Andre Tarver is committed to play baseball at Mississippi after high school. The standout wide receiver isn't ruling out a chance to play football too. More>>

The Friday night lights start to dim on high school football

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Kids are turning to other sports, and the heartland of high school football is not immune.

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Mocs prepare game plan one week from opener

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The UTC Mocs open up the season at home next Thursday, August 30th, against Tennessee Tech. The team is still deciding on a few position battles as they game plan for the Golden Eagles. More>>

Summer 2018: Bad for gardeners, great for mushroom farmers

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The rainfall this summer has fall mushrooms coming up early, giving one local farm a luxury problem.  More>>

Ohio State suspends Urban Meyer 3-games

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Ohio State has suspended head football coach Urban Meyer for three games for failing to take sufficient management action relating to former assistant coach Zach Smith's misconduct. More>>

Braves sweep Pirates, allow 2 runs in 3 games

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Ronald Acuna Jr. hit another leadoff home run and Freddie Freeman had a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning to lift Julio Teheran and the Atlanta Braves over the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Wednesday night for a three-game sweep. More>>

Help name Chattanooga's newest pro soccer team

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The first round of the naming contest starts Wednesday and closes August 29. More>>

Mocs release Men's Basketball Schedule

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The 2018-19 Chattanooga Mocs men's basketball schedule is now online. It's a balanced ledger designed to challenge and develop a young team in a quest for a 12th NCAA DI Tournament trip.
 
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Heavy rain floods Red Bank HS football field

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Head football coach, Chris Brown, says whenever it pours their game field floods. He says it's something his team has to tackle often.
           
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UT Vols: Chattanooga assistant coach Shelton Felton added to football staff

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Jeremy Pruitt looked within the borders for his latest addition to his Tennessee coaching staff. UTC's Shelton Felton has joined the Vols as a quality control analyst. More>>

#FNF3 Show Part 3, Aug. 17, 2018

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Part 3 includes our "Band of the Week" with Greg Glover, highlights from Tyner at Ooltewah, Boyd-Buchanan at Whitwell and area scores.  More>>

#FNF3 Show Part 2, Aug. 17, 2018

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Part 2 includes our "Cheerleaders of the Week," highlights from Ringgold at Dalton, LFO at Heritage, McMinn Co. at McMinn Central, McCallie AT CCS, area scores and the return of "Fan Cam." More>>

#FNF3 Show Part 1, Aug. 17, 2018

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Part one includes our Game of the Week Soddy-Daisy at Red Bank and highlights from Rhea Co. at Cleveland, South Pittsburg at Sequatchie Co., Brainerd at Howard. More>>

#FNF3 Scoreboard August 17, 2018

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Here is a look at the final scores from August 17, 2018. More>>

#FNF3 football update after rainy Friday

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A few teams tried to get their games in on Saturday, but were unsuccessful due to facility issues. Some were able to play. More>>

Rain forces an audible for week one game of the week Video included

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Soddy Daisy and Red Bank were forced to postpone their week one matchup. Ooltewah and Tyner stepped up to take over the honors. More>>

SCHOOL PATROL: Hamilton County school coaches could see changes in pay

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Many believe that teachers don't get paid what they are worth and the same rings true for coaching staff. More>>

#FNF3 Thursday night prep football kickoff Video included

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Call Thursday night was an appetizer for the main course when Friday Night Football returns on Friday. What an appetizer it was with seven local teams in action.

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Red hot Acuna injured by pitch, Braves beat Marlins 5-2

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Slugging rookie Ronald Acuna Jr. was hit by a pitch before he could take the Marlins deep again, but Dansby Swanson filled the power void for Atlanta, hitting a two-run homer that led the Braves to a 5-2 win over Miami on Wednesday. More>>

Former Tennessee AD Hart to remain as advisor to ECU sports for 3 more months

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East Carolina says former Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart will remain with the school for an extra three months.

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Acuna and Braves continue to roll over Miami

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Ronald Acuna Jr. became the youngest player in major league history to homer in five straight games. The surging Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 10-6 on Tuesday night. More>>

Howard High School baseball program honored at Braves game

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The Howard Tigers thought they were traveling to Atlanta for a tour of Sun Trust Park, but they had no idea they would get the VIP treatment. More>>

Knoxville shop selling 'MAKE UT FOOTBALL GREAT AGAIN' hats

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The hat, which is Tennessee orange, looks like President Donald Trump's campaign hat except it says "MAKE UT FOOTBALL GREAT AGAIN." More>>

UConn, Lady Vols to renew rivalry in 2019-20, 2020-21

Connecticut and Tennessee plan to face each other in women's basketball during the 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons, renewing a storied rivalry that hadn't been staged since 2007.

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Howard's Johnson is Braves' Community Hero, honored at game Video included

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The Atlanta Braves opened "Community Heroes Week" with a local flavor as they honored Howard School Baseball Coach Jon Johnson. More>>

Broncos sign former Tennessee linebacker AJ Johnson

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John Elway said in a statement to the media "our organization is confident A.J. is ready to move forward and resume his playing career." More>>

Lady Vols coach Holly Warlick receives contract extension

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Tennessee women's basketball coach Holly Warlick has received a three-year contract extension.

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NCAA adopts college basketball reforms for agents, NBA draft

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College basketball players who go undrafted by the NBA will be allowed to return to school as part of sweeping NCAA reforms in the wake of a corruption scandal. More>>

Braves split DH at Washington

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Ender Inciarte snapped a ninth-inning tie with a two-run triple, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 Tuesday night to earn a doubleheader split. More>>

NASCAR chairman France takes leave after DWI, drug arrest

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NASCAR chairman Brian France has been arrested in New York's Hamptons for driving while intoxicated and criminal
possession of oxycodone.
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TIMELINE: Terrell Owens gives Hall of Fame induction speech at UTC

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Terrell Owens's celebration began at McKenzie Arena at 3:17 pm Saturday. More>>

Alabama's Hurts: "The narrative has already been created"

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Jalen Hurts isn't thrilled with the way Alabama's quarterback situation has been managed. More>>

UPDATE: Terrell Owens to give Pro Football Hall of Fame speech at UTC Saturday

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Former Moc Terrell Owens will give his Hall of Fame speech in the Scenic City.  More>>

Vols report to camp, Pruitt stresses discipline Video included

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ennessee head coach Jeremy Pruitt, along with coordinators Tyson Helton, Kevin Sherrer and Chris Rumph met with the media on Thursday for the first time this fall. The Volunteers officially begin fall practice on Friday afternoon at Haslam Field. More>>

Professional soccer plans for Chattanooga Video included

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Chattanooga Soccer has been announced as founding member of the newly formed USL Division III league set to debut in 2019. More>>

Braves trade for Reds' Duvall after beating Marlins 5-3

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Freddie Freeman hit a go-ahead homer in the third inning, Ronald Acuna Jr. also went deep and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Monday night. The Atlanta Braves have acquired outfielder Adam Duvall from the Cincinnati Reds More>>

Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46

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The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says the 46-year-old son of WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Jerry "The King" Lawler was found hanging in his cell on Saturday.

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Hall of Fame to "honor" absent Owens as part of 2018 class

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Baker said NFL Network and ESPN, which both televise the inductions, will show a video of Owens' career to the audience at home. More>>

LIVE BLOG: Chipper Jones' Hall of Fame speech at Cooperstown

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Chipper Jones batted leadoff for the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremonies More>>

Chipper Jones looking forward to Sunday's Hall of Fame induction ceremony

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Chipper Jones says if his new little one were to be born in Cooperstown this weekend, it would be "pretty cool." More>>

VERDICT REACHED: Two former UT football players found not guilty on all counts in rape trial

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A.J. Johnson and Michael Williams were charged with raping another student in November 2014.

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EXCLUSIVE: One on one interview with Chattanooga native Rick Honeycutt

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Los Angeles Dodgers pitching coach, Rick Honeycutt, spoke exclusively with WRCB Sports Reporter, Ben Bobick, during the Dodgers visit to SunTrust Park. More>>

Tennessee to honor 1998 championship team on Sept. 22

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Players, coaches and support staff members from the 1998 team will be in Knoxville that weekend for a reunion honoring the 20th anniversary of the title-winning season.

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Lupton City's hidden gem still swinging until final day

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Chattanooga's only 9-hole golf course to close soon due to the expanding Riverton Projects. More>>

Vols to host free Fan Day on August 5

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Fans will be able to watch the team practice and attend an autograph session. More>>

Mocs' QB Cole Copeland suspended for season

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Multiple sources tell WRCB Sports Director Paul Shahen that Copeland has been ruled academically ineligible for the 2018 season. More>>

Ryan Lochte banned 14 months after social media blunder

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A sniffling, well-dressed Lochte held a press conference at the Fort Lauderdale Westin Hotel as a USADA press release announced the news Monday. More>>

Grundy County High School makes history in hiring of new football coach

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Tracy Hayworth played with the Tennessee Vols in the 1980s. He then played in the NFL for the Detroit Lions. His next challenge will be the Grundy County football team.

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Cryotherapy changing the game in athletes recovery process

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Local NFL players and more use cryotherapy to stay fresh throughout training. More>>

Eslinger steps down as UTC Wrestling coach for FCA job

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UTC Head Wrestling Coach Heath Eslinger tells Ch. 3 he stepped down to take on a full time job with the Chattanooga Fellowship of Christian Athletes.  More>>

Over 140 Larry Nassar survivors accept award for courage at ESPY Awards

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Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman and others who accused the former USA Gymnastics doctor of abuse were met with a prolonged standing ovation. More>>

Dogs' Smart to be in spotlight as SEC Media Days continue

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The annual event brings together coaches and players from the league's 14 schools. This year approximately 1,000 media credentials have been issued.

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Teheran sharp in 6-plus innings, Braves beat Arizona

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Julio Teheran pitched six-plus scoreless innings, and the Atlanta Braves used a four-run third inning to beat Patrick Corbin and the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-1 on Sunday.

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Vonn Bell hosts first skills camp at Ridgeland H.S.

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Former Ridgeland High football star, Vonn Bell, returned to his former school to host a skills camp for kids. More>>

Boyd Buchanan names interim head football coach

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Boyd Buchanan School names Kevin Orr-Rodriguez interim head coach after Carter Caldwell resigned earlier this week. More>>

4 students named Peyton Manning Scholars at Tennessee

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The University of Tennessee has four new Peyton Manning Scholars.

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Chickamauga Lake reels in another accolade

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Chickamauga Lake was recently named the No. 2 best bass fishing lake in the U.S. by Bassmaster. More>>

BEAT THE HEAT: Local school staying safe while playing outdoor sports

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Baylor School football players are already preparing for their upcoming season. Head coach, Phil Massey, says players have to get used to this heat.

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Student-athletes announced for SEC Media Days 2018

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SEC Media Days begin Sunday in Atlanta with three student-athletes from each team joining their coach to speak with the media during their team's availability. More>>

Braves fall from first, Jays win 6-2

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Russell Martin's sharp single in Toronto's five-run eighth drove in the go-ahead run, Marcus Stroman allowed pitched seven strong innings, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Atlanta 6-2 on Tuesday night to knock the Braves out of first place. More>>

Bama loses second linebacker this week, Lewis tears ACL

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Alabama linebacker Terrell Lewis has had surgery to repair a torn knee ligament. More>>

NFL players union files grievance over anthem policy

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The union says that the new policy is inconsistent with the collective bargaining agreement and infringes on players' rights. More>>

WATCH LIVE: NASCAR drivers race in Coke Zero Sugar 400

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The 2018 Daytona 500 featured four multicar crashes that affected 28 drivers. Denny Hamlin says to expect more of the same Saturday.

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Chattanooga's Will Healy talks expectations for year 3 at Austin Peay

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Boyd-Buchanan graduate, Austin Peay Head Coach Will Healy is the reigning National FCS Coach of the Year and he stopped by WRCB on Thursday to talk about it and more. More>>

Vols announce Fan Day and first practice dates

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Vols announce first day of practice and 2018 Fan Day at Neyland Stadium. More>>

UGA star Jake Fromm breaks non-throwing hand

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Georgia QB Jake Fromm fractured his left hand on Monday on Lake Burton in an accident involving a boat. More>>

Graves siblings sweep dart championship in Florida

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14-year old Buster and 12-year old Nicole, both from Harrison, qualify for World Masters in England. More>>

Lebron James headed to the Los Angeles Lakers

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James' agency made the announcement Sunday in a release, saying he has agreed to a four-year, $154 million contract More>>

Clear bag policy being implemented at Finley Stadium

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Starting this fall the UTC athletic department is implementing a clear bag policy to ensure safety at Finley Stadium. More>>

AAU program preparing young men for college

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Chattanooga Elite Basketball has young men in high school take an ACT prep class a few times a week to help them get into college. More>>

Vols host a night to honor career of "The Voice" John Ward

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Family, friends and fans from all across Big Orange Country made their way to Thompson-Boling Arena Wednesday night to honor John Ward's broadcasting and marketing contributions to the University of Tennessee during an iconic career More>>

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