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Bills Talk to Irish’s Clausen

The Buffalo Bills brass had a face-to-face meeting with Notre Dame quarterback Jimmy Clausen Saturday at the NFL Scouting Combine. Clausen did not work out at the combine becauee he is recovering from a toe injury. He will work for NFL scouts April 9 at Notre Dame.

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JJ Wins at Vegas

Jimmie Johnson won again capturing the Las Vegas 500 Sunday. Johnson beat teammate Jeff Gordon, who had dominated Sunday’s race to win for the second consecutive week. JJ took four tires on the final pit stop, chased Gordon for 17 laps, then finally sailed past him with 17 laps to…

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Canada Edges USA for Hockey Gold

Canada won gold Sunday in men’s ice hockey beatinf team USA in overtime 3-2. Sidney Crosby’s game winner won it for the Canadians 7:40 into overtime. USA goalie Ryan Miller was named the tournamanet MVP. With the win Canada earns a record tying eighth gold medal in mens Olympic ice…

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No TO in Buffalo

Terrell Owens won’t be a Buffalo Bill in 2010. The Bills announced today that Owens, Ryan Denney and Josh Reed will not be offered new contracts. They’ll be unrestricted free agents effective Friday. On his Twitter account, Owens thanked the Bills organization, owner Ralph Wilson and the Bills fans for…

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Pitt Bfd Men/Women Play for Title

The Pitt Bradford men’s and women’s basketball teams will play for Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Championships Saturday. Both teams face the host Medaille Mavericks. In Friday’s semifinals the Panthers dumped Behrend 71-61. Mike Ridge led Pitt Bradford with 17 points. Sam Moore had 14 points and 15 rebounds. Dan Heisey…

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2010 AMCC Baseball/Softball Picks

The Penn State Behrend baseball team is picked to win the AMCC Championship this spring. In a poll of AMCC coaches Pitt Bradford was picked fifth in the 11 school conference. A pair of Panther seniors were picked to the AMCC preseason all conference team. First baseman Justin Bifano is…

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Pitt Bfd Basketball Teams in Action Today

The Pitt Bradford men’s and women’s basketball teams play their AMCC semi-final match-ups today in Buffalo at Medaille College. The Lady Panthers face Frostburg State at 3pm. The Panthers battle Penn State Behrend at 8pm in one of the men’s semi-finals. The winners advance to the finals Saturday, also at…

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Kane Advances to District 9 AA Final

In District 9 boys AA basketball action Kane throttled Cranberry 59-47. The Wolves now face Brookville for the District 9 AA Title next Friday at Clarion University.

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Canada Wins Gold in Womens Ice Hockey

Canada shutout the USA 2-0 to win gold in women’s ice hockey. Much of the Canadian men’s team, which faces Slovakia in the semifinals today watched the game from press box seats above the ice. Several members of the American men’s team also attended the game. The American men face…

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Steelers Ink Hampton; Put Tag on Reed

The Steelers have reached agreement on a three-year $21 million dollar deal with free agent nose tackle Casey Hampton. The move allows the Steelers to put the franchise tag on unrestricted free agent kicker Jeff Reed. Hampton, a nine-year veteran, had 43 tackles and 2½ sacks last season for the…