Injuries becoming an issue for Dogs during spring football practice

...worked mostly on the second team. The inside linebacker's 10 tackles were the most in the scrimmage and he also had a sack, pass breakup...Smith is battling for the starting job at free safety. He had 56 tackles last season.

Georgia Tech defense gets mixed reviews in first spring practice in full pads

...Roof said. "That's good to see."Defensive end KeShun Freeman, who finished the season with 4a½ sacks and 9a½ tackles for lost yardage, benefited from such advice during spring practice last year.After playing in every game and making 12...

Deshawntee Gallon moves up to starting role for Georgia Southern

...excited about this opportunity."Gallon played in all 12 games last season and finished fifth on team with 44 tackles. His six tackles for losses tied for second, and three sacks tied for second with three others ? a half sack behind team leader...

Georgia's Sony Michel is out with shoulder injury

...like about him is the game is over, practice is over, and the kid is still out there doing work." 49ERS: Waived offensive tackle Jonathan Martin after one year in San Francisco.Martin made nine starts after being acquired in a trade from Miami. He left...

Ex-Vanderbilt coach Bobby Johnson to replace Archie Manning on College Football Playoff committee

...He added he'd never out a player who confided in him, but "there's some famous people." PANTHERS: Claimed offensive tackle Jonathan Martin off waivers from San Francisco and signed free wide receiver Jarrett Boykin from Green Bay.The 6-foot-5...

Falcons sign former Broncos tight end Jacob Tamme

...started seven games for the Jaguars last season before suffering a biceps injury and being placed on injured reserve. He had 22 tackles, one interception before getting hurt.BROWNS: Agreed to terms on a two-year contract with free agent Dwayne Bowe, a...

Ex-Eagle Chuck Bednarik dies

...is best remembered for a game-saving tackle at the 9-yard line on the final play...three games in his 14-year career.The tackle on Taylor actually was the second hit...Sanders," Bednarik said. "He couldn't tackle my wife. He's back there dancing out...

Darren Sharper reaches plea agreement to settle rape charges

...resist or consent.SAINTS: Agreed to terms with tackle Bryce Harris on a one-year contract.Harris...with four starts in three seasons, two at left tackle and two at right tackle. He was originally signed as an undrafted free...

Atlanta Falcons are already thinking about re-signing Julio Jones

...guard Justin Blalock and defensive end Jonathan Massaquoi.Two Atlanta free agents, linebacker Sean Weatherspoon and defensive tackle Corey Peters, signed with Arizona. The Falcons lost cornerback Robert McClain to New England.Among the free agents who re-signed...

Hotter than coffee

...collective pockets. Well, OK, technically another $1,362.Even the subject of world peace might be less difficult to tackle than race.We would also suggest that each topic Schultz chooses, as he did with this one, be accompanied by a brochure or...