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Flacco rallies Ravens past Browns

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CLEVELAND (AP) - The Ravens were in a huge hole and about to be buried.Joe Flacco dug them out.Flacco threw two touchdown passes to wide receiver Mike Wallace and Baltimore, sparked by returning a blocked extra point, rallied from 20 down and beat the Cleveland Browns 25-20 on Sunday.Justin ...

Penn State gets revenge on Temple, 34-27

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STATE COLLEGE (AP) - James Franklin hoped all week his team would start fast and play with the passion it hadn't yet found early in games this season.The usually subdued coach pushed the right buttons.Before Penn State's 34-27 win over Temple on Saturday, Franklin hopped around inside Beaver ...

After delay, Cowboys edge Panthers

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STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - When a small storm rolling through delayed Saturday's Oklahoma State-Pittsburgh game with 12:55 left in the fourth quarter and the score tied 38-38, OSU coach Mike Gundy used the extra time to make some much-needed adjustments.Following the almost 2-hour delay, the ...

Bills owner backs decision to fire Roman

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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills owner Terry Pegula dismissed any doubts Monday regarding Rex Ryan's authority over the team and the coach's decision to fire offensive coordinator Greg Roman."We do things together like any well run org would," Pegula wrote in a text message to The ...

Browns turn to Kessler as QB carousel continues

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BEREA, Ohio (AP) - Cleveland's notorious quarterback carousel has thrown another rider.Just two weeks into a new season, the Browns are down two starters."This is pro football and these things happen," first-year coach Hue Jackson said. "Maybe not to this degree any place I have been."Welcome ...

Eagles fall to Bears on homecoming

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There were a few fireworks for Youngsville during Friday's homecoming game against Union City, but not nearly enough.The Bears chewed up 387 yards on the ground en route to a 45-8 Region 1 victory Friday at Mike Shine Field.Youngsville was playing without some key players Brady Kesterholt, ...

Bulldogs’ ground game too much for Dragons

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MEADVILLE - Warren couldn't find an answer for Meadville's overpowering ground game in a 49-0 loss to the Bulldogs Friday night at Bender Field.Antonio Ferraro and Journey Brown both finished with three rushing touchdowns in the win while Brown also added a receiving score.As a team, the ...

Knights’ offense stymied in tough region loss

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NORTH EAST Football is a game won and lost in the trenches.At least that was the case in Eisenhower's 26-0 road loss to the North East Grape Pickers on Friday night at North East High School.The North East line dominated the contest paving the way for the Grape Pickers to rush for a combined ...

How to be a good hunter… starts with instructors

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It's about hunting "responsibly, ethically, and safely," said Warren County Wildlife Conservation Officer Eric McBride."It's a part of my job as a conservation officer," said McBride, to gather a team of hunter safety instructors and deliver courses on how to be a "good" hunter of ...

‘Great day to shoot some guns’ for outdoor writers’ conference

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Tuesday was a "great day to shoot some guns" at the Sugar Grove AMVETS Post 50.Dozens of outdoors writers and outdoor product representatives from across the Great Lakes region gathered for the Association of Great Lakes Outdoor Writers Conference over the last four days.This year's conference ...

Not a secret for fall fishing

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The hot fall fishing patterns will be happening soon, barring unseasonable weather patterns. There is a fall fishing peak for nearly all local game fish. Some patterns will last for weeks, some just several days. Miss these shorter patterns and it will be another year before they happen. ...

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TO DO: Coming events around Warren County…

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The following is a list of upcoming local entertainment events. The Times Observer welcomes additions to the list that are of community interest. Closed gatherings are not included. To add an event, email managing editor Jon Sitler at jsitler@timesobserver.com.Sept. 17: Allegheny River fesT: ...

Pirates top Reds in extras

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CINCINNATI (AP) - Jordy Mercer had an RBI single with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, David Freese added a two-run single, and the Pittsburgh Pirates overcame some shaky defense to preserve their chances in the NL wild-card race with a 9-7 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.The ...

Oklahoma St. looking to bounce back vs. Pitt

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STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma State is glad to move on to its next game after the disappointment of losing a 30-27 stunner to Central Michigan last week on an untimed final play that officials admitted they never should have awarded.At home Saturday against Pittsburgh, the Cowboys (1-1), ...

Barkley ready to lead Lions against Temple

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STATE COLLEGE (AP) - Saquon Barkley doesn't care about statistics, except one he focused on in the days following Penn State's loss to Pitt.The fumble."I am tough on myself. It's just how I am," Barkley said. "I hold myself to a standard. This team holds itself to a standard and that fumble, I ...

Ex-Paterno players reunite amid scandal’s wake

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STATE COLLEGE (AP) - Organizers of a private reunion for football players coached by Joe Paterno will provide their own security for the Friday night event, Penn State spokesman Ben Manning said.The reunion is separate from a university celebration of the 50th anniversary of Paterno's head ...

Tidioute Charter lone volleyball winner

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Tidioute earned an exciting 3-2 win over Erie Bethel on Thursday, 26-24, 20-25, 8-25, 25-15, 15-8.Leading the way for the Lady Bulldogs were Nettie Durstine (5 aces, 10 kills), Hanna Divido (7 kills, 18 digs, 5 aces), Bella Konkle (2 kills), Gracin Fors (1 ace, 7 kills, 4 assists, 3 digs), ...

Lady Dragons turn in strong showing at Villa megamatch

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HARBORCREEK The girls golf season is heating up and there are a number of players battling at the top of District 10.Warren's Rachel Wilson and Margo Loutzenhiser tied for third, each carding a 43 at Downing Golf Course Thursday, site of Villa's megamatch.Claire Orr of McDowell took first ...

Lady Knights drop region contest

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Seneca was simply too much for Eisenhower to handle with several key players missing due to injury.The Lady Bobcats piled up six goals in the first half and went on to beat Ike by a final score of 9-0 in Thursday's Region 3 soccer match at Eisenhower High School. Madison Hoover and Madison ...