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Ex-Tiger C.J. Spiller agrees to deal with New Orleans Saints

...terms were not immediately available.The 33-year-old threw for 4,952 yards last season.The team also signed veteran halfback DeAngelo Williams to be their No. 2 back behind Le'Veon Bell.BILLS: Percy Harvin is rejoining Rex Ryan, agreeing to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-03-13/ex-tiger-cj-spiller-agrees-de
Prep player of the week

...well," Menefee said of his offensive line.WHAT THEY'RE SAYING: "They kept giving us inside runs," Butler coach Ashley Harden said. "We ran our halfbacks just four times. It was Jeff left, Jeff right and Jeff up the middle."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2010-09-03/prep-player-week
High school | Sports | Butler Bulldogs | Prep Sports
Three Sprint Cup drivers starting to separate themselves from the pack

...you're a good quarterback, why don't you line up at tight end this play, then the next one, 'Why don't you line up as halfback?' The skill set for each one of those tracks is so different. That's what makes our sport very unique from others, is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-04-08/three-sprint-cup-drivers-s
Sunshine State losing its luster

...Georgia. Many of those people were Northerners who had settled in Florida, then came halfway back, giving them the nickname "halfbacks." Why move from Florida to Georgia? Demographers said it all goes back to location, location, location. "States tend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/22/met_398027.shtml
Metro
Scott Fujita confident he won't have to serve suspension

...second in yards rushing (5,995), and third in receptions (426) and total touchdowns (68). He is first among Eagles halfbacks in receptions, yards receiving (3,790) and touchdown catches (29). Westbrook also is first in club history in yards...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2012-08-28/scott-fujita-confident-he-won
Georgia Tech's level of competition goes up as it faces North Carolina

...the Yellow Jackets are certainly confident in their run-based scheme, which resembles the old wishbone except for the two halfbacks lining up in the slot rather than behind the quarterback.Averaging 7.9 yards every time it runs the ball, Georgia Tech...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2011-09-24/georgia-techs-level-compe
Trippi, now 86, starred the last time Cards won a title

...T-formation, and had what was dubbed the "million-dollar backfield" with quarterback Paul Christman, fullback Pat Harder, and halfbacks Elmer Angsman and Trippi. Trippi was a quadruple threat -- he ran, passed, played defense and punted -- and had been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/18/pro_508095.shtml
NFL
Hens' resurgence surprise to some

...is to Delaware what the Cheesesteak sandwich is to Philadelphia. O'Neal, the fullback, led the squad with 780 yards. Halfbacks Pressey and Cummings had 623 and 482 yards respectively. Defensively, the Hens, led by linebackers Dan Mulhern and Brian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/08/col_300391.shtml
College
All of America will have chance to see Patriots attempt perfection

...rookie, Pierre Thomas , and two players signed this week -- Chris Barclay and Artose Pinner -- as the team's only healthy halfbacks. BROWNS: Cleveland signed veteran Bobby Hamilton to patch up its banged-up defensive line. The 6-foot-5, 285-pound...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/27/pro_178266.shtml
NFL
Fullback forever known as the Drought Breaker

...All-Southeastern Conference team. A year later, Sapp became the third player to have his jersey retired, joining legendary halfbacks Frank Sinkwich and Charlie Trippi. Only Herschel Walker has had a number retired since. "I never thought I should have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/22/uga_153433.shtml
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