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After beating Cards, Falcons face mighty Packers

...Carson Palmer to a season-ending injury, didn't have top receiver Larry Fitzgerald (knee injury), and lost leading runner Andre Ellington (hip) early in the game.Scoring has not been a problem for the Packers, who rank second in the...
Falcons will try to keep Dockett out of backfield

...sure it doesn't happen again."We've just got to do a better job of mixing it up," said Turner, Atlanta's leading runner. "I don't think it was any clues we gave to him. Just a good guess."Today, the Falcons (0-1) play host...
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South Aiken's recipe for success paying off

...last year. Arnold, still talented and durable, could still gobble up 100-yard nights. Yet he's the third-leading runner this year. "I love watching film and seeing the defenses flock to Wade like ants at a picnic," Pippin said. Arnold...
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Americans hope to end drought

...the race is to decide. But to have them at the starting line even is the ideal situation for me." TOP CONTENDERS Leading runners in the 109th Boston Marathon: MEN: Timothy Cherigat, 28, Kenya - Won last year in Boston, finished fourth in '03...
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Busch wins pole for season-ending race

...champion. Busch goes into Sunday's race at the front of the closest five-man championship battle in NASCAR history, leading runner-up Jimmie Johnson by just 18 points and with Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Mark Martin all within 82 points...
Ex-Gamecock Hambrick enrolls at Savannah St.

...teamed with new coach Lou Holtz at South Carolina. Holtz likes to run the football. Hambrick has been the Gamecocks' leading runner the past two years. But the union of Holtz and Hambrick was severed this summer. Holtz released the 6-foot-1...
Pocono notes: Gordon's battle vs. Fords could get lonely

...after winning the pole Friday. MAYFIELD'S TURN? Maybe it's Jeremy Mayfield's turn to win. Maybe. Mayfield is leading runner-up Gordon by 26 points in the Winston Cup points standings entering Sunday's $1.5 million Pocono 500 at Pocono...
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Points leader endures long days at short oval

...a little scary, too." It also helps to face your most difficult track when you have a solid edge on the rest of the field. Bourdais heads into Sunday's Time Warner Cable Road Runner 225 leading runner-up Justin Wilson by 25 points.
Ga. Tech looks to beef up running game

...Georgia Tech's first two games, but he hasn't had much help. Quarterback Reggie Ball is the team's second-leading runner with 38 yards. Tashard Choice, a transfer from Oklahoma who was expected to challenge Daniels for playing time...
Georgia Tech
Dawgs still evaluating Musa Smith's neck injury

...aspects." Depth at running back is one of Georgia's biggest question marks. While Smith is the SEC's third-leading runner, the Bulldogs rank 11th in the conference and 95th nationally in rushing yards (111.8 per game). "Musa is a...