•  
  •  
Georgia's Isaiah McKenzie suspended for bowl game against Louisville

...heading into the Armed Forces Bowl against Houston on Jan. 2. HOWARD: A former coach and family friend of the Howard running back who was one of two suspects fatally shot during an attempted robbery in Texas says Terrence Neal Tusan was a "good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-26/georgias-isaiah-mckenzie-
Cleveland reaches 50 years without a pro championship

...That's five decades. That's 18,262 days. That's a long time."It's hard to believe," Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown said. "Because when you look back at 50 years, something's wrong, because somebody should've figured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-12-26/cleveland-reaches-50-years-withou
Defensive end J.J. Watt could be in the running for MVP

...defenders to pick up the honor. Only quarterbacks and running backs have won since Taylor had 20½ sacks for the Giants...Rodgers, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, Luck and Dallas running back DeMarco Murray are other top contenders to win this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-26/defensive-end-jj-watt-could-b
Independence Bowl teams trying to avoid losing season

...teams find themselves in Shreveport.That certainly wasn't the preseason plan. But that's the reality and Miami running back Duke Johnson says there is still plenty to play for, especially in regards to building for the future, when the Gamecocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-26/independence-bowl-teams-t
Richt: Dogs' Todd Gurley to enter NFL Draft

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Georgia running back Todd Gurley has informed coach Mark Richt that he plans to enter the NFL Draft.Richt said after practice Friday for the Belk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-26/richt-dogs-todd-gurley-en
Panthers might have running back DeAngelo Williams for game vs. Falcons

...South championship on the line.Running back DeAngelo Williams is listed as...game at Pitts burgh. CHARGERS: Running back Ryan Mathews has been ruled out...performances in practice. SEAHAWKS: Running back Marshawn Lynch has been fined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-26/panthers-might-have-running-b
Atlanta's Julio Jones not 100 percent, but plans to play against Carolina

...a player he is," Ryan said. "I think guys really respect him for that."The Falcons might be without starting running back Steven Jackson (quadriceps) against the Panthers. Jackson's injury makes Jones' status especially important...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-26/atlantas-julio-jones-not-100-
Falcons, Panthers to settle NFC South in regular-season finale

...dividends going forward."Falcons coach Mike Smith's future in Atlanta may be on the line in the game.Falcons running back Steven Jackson left last week's win at New Orleans with a quadriceps injury. He has missed practice this week, leaving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-27/falcons-panthers-settle-nfc-s
Michaux: Georgia needs splashy replacement for Mike Bobo

...talent including quarterback Deshaun Watson. Dabo Swinney elevated both Jeff Scott (receivers) and Tony Elliott (running backs) to serve as co-coordinators when the Tigers play Oklahoma in Monday's Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando. When...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-27/michaux-georgia-needs-spl
Freshman Josh Hicks leads Rutgers to bowl victory

...effort in the inaugural Quick Lane Bowl.The freshman running back rushed for 202 yards and a touchdown and Rutgers beat...Wolfpack (8-5) ahead for good in the second quarter. Running back Shadrach Thornton got NC State going early with an 18-yard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-12-26/freshman-josh-hicks-leads