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Bills Sign No 1 Pick Maybin

The Buffalo Bills have signed their number one draft pick Aaron Maybin of Penn State. Sources say the deal was completed late last night. Maybin is not expected to see any action during Saturday night’s preseason game at Green Bay against the Packers on 100.1 The Hero. Maybin was the…

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Big Ben Injures Ankle

Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was injured Thursday afternoon during the final practice of training camp at Saint Vincent College. Roethlisberger suffered an injury to his right ankle when left tackle Max Starks fell onto the back of his leg while trying to block linebacker James Harrison on a pass play…

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Indians Spank Angels

The Indians spanked the Angels Thursday night 11-3. Cleveland’s Justin Masterson didn’t allow an earned run in 6 1/3 strong innings, and the Indians exploded for seven runs in the sixth. Matt LaPorta doubled and drove in a career-high three runs, while Jhonny Peralta had three hits, an RBI and…

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Lanier, Others to Host Clinic

Bob Lanier and other members of the St. Bonaventure 1970 NCAA Final 4 team will host a free, open youth basketball clinic from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in the Reilly Center Arena. The clinic is open to boys who have not started seventh grade and girls who have…

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Steelers Set to Break Camp

The Steelers break camp this afternoon. The Black n Gold hold one final practice at 3 pm today, before heading back to Pittsburgh. The Steelers travel to Washington Saturday to battle the Redskins. Steelers pregame on the air at 5:30pm on 1490 WESB.

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President Honors NASCAR

Three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson was honored by President Obama Wednesday at the White House for winning NASCAR’s Chase for the Championship last year. The President also honored the eight of the other 12 drivers drivers from last year’s chase and auto racing. Three drivers had scheduling conflicts…

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Owens to Miss Bills – Packers Game

Bills wide receiver Terrell Owens will miss Saturday night’s preaseason game at Green Bay against the Packers. Owens has been bothered by a sprained big toe. Bills Coach Dick Jauron says Owens is expected to return to practice next week. TO hasn’t practiced in over a week. The Bills and…

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Pirates and Yankees Win; Indians Lose

The Pirates dumped the Brewers Wednesday night 3-1 on 1490 WESB. Ronny Cedeno hit a two-run homer and Paul Maholm aloowed one run in 7 2/3 innings as the Pirates completed a three-game sweep of the Brewers. Delwyn Young had a pair of doubles and an RBI for the Pirates.…

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Bills Close Camp Today

The Bills close camp today after a morning workout at St. John fisher College in Rochester. The rest of the team’s preseason workouts at their facility in orchard Park. Tuesday a monsoon-like thunderstorm pushed practice inside for the final 50 minutes. The storm caused a power failure, and the Bills…

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Pirates and Yankees Win

The Pirates dumped the Brewers Tuesday night 5-2 on 1490 WESB. Lastings Milledge hit a two-run homer Delwyn Young added a solo shot. Ross Ohlendorf improved to 11-8, allowing one run on five hits with five strikeouts. The Bucs have won two straight. The Yankees topped the A’s 7-2. The…