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Russell Wilson denies he had concussion against Packers

...championship game against Green Bay, a day after comments in an article in Rolling Stone indicated Wilson may have suffered a head injury.Wilson says that his comments were misunderstood. Wilson took a big hit in the first half of the championship game from Green...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-08-27/russell-wilson-denies-he-had-
Lockdown lifted following Savannah State University campus shooting

...union on campus.One male was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries, said Loretta Heyward, Savannah State spokeswoman. The extent of his injuries was not immediately known.No description of the suspect was available late...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-28/lockdown-lifted-following-sa
Aiken knocks off rival South Aiken

...Sanders scored the winning touchdown against the Thoroughbreds. It was in the same game that he suffered season-ending injuries.Four of Sanders' scores came in the second half as Aiken (1-1) rallied for 37 points to win going away at the Stomping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2015-08-28/aiken-knocks
Biz Bits

...peer-review survey, for bet-the-company, commercial and personal injury litigation.Details: He is a lawyer at Hull, Barrett PC in...bet-the-company, construction, commercial and personal-injury litigation and First Amendment lawDetails: He is a lawyer at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-28/biz-bits
Owner of gun in Hornsby Elementary shooting turns self in

...maternal grandmother's home. The gun went off while the child was playing with it, grazing a nearby girl.The girl was taken to an area hospital to be treated for injuries that weren't life-threatening and was subsequently released.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-08-28/owner-gun-hornsby-elem
Illinois fires football coach Tim Beckman

...4 to start the season.Citing the investigation being handled by a law firm, Thomas said he learned of efforts to deter injury reporting and influence medical decisions that pressured injured players to avoid or postpone treatment and continue playing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-08-28/illinois-fires-football-c
Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins changed game with his dunks

...athlete and ferocious dunker," former NBA guard Kevin Johnson wrote on Twitter. "He will be missed but not forgotten."Injuries plagued Dawkins late in his NBA career, and he went overseas for several more years to play in the Italian league. He also...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-08-27/ex-nba-star-darryl-dawkins-ch
Fading Braves feeling the effects of looking to the future

...the Braves approached the All-Star break with a .500 record.Then closer Jason Grilli went down with a season-ending injury at Colorado. The Braves wound up being swept in a four-game series by the lowly Rockies.With that, general manager John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-08-27/fading-braves-feeling-ef
Jordan Spieth struggles in first round as world No. 1

...it.Spieth could lose the No. 1 ranking to Rory McIlroy, who is not playing this week as a precaution coming off an ankle injury.Watson wasn't hitting all the fairways, but at times that was to his advantage. The greens are pitched in such a way that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-08-27/jordan-spieth-struggles-firs
Georgia 'rampage' victim dies

...unborn child reportedly was dead when delivered Monday at the Athens hospital. He is also charged with kidnapping with bodily injury and multiple counts of aggravated assault. Murder charges are expected now that Hill has died. Numerous other charges will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-28/georgia-rampage-victim-dies