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January 25, 2015

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Battle of I-74 settled 1,700 miles from home

Posted 5 years, 1 month ago.

NOW This is why college wrestling coaches and those of other “minor” sports that get dropped for financial reasons don’t particularly care for the way the revenue sports do business. Despite being only 90 miles apart, Bradley and big brother Illinois traveled some 1,700 miles to Las Vegas, essentially to play each other in the third-place game of that college basketball tournament at the Orleans Saturday night. Makes perfect fiscal ...

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Underdog is open on a post pattern

Posted 5 years, 2 months ago.

NOW Ten Thanksgiving memories, in no particular order: 1. The smell of turkey and crescent rolls in the oven. But not the smell of sweet potatoes. Barf! 2. Alex Karras. 3. Eating dinner with my siblings at a card table. 4. Oklahoma vs. Nebraska, 1971. 5. Underdog floating aimlessly over the streets of Harlem. 6. Leon Lett, frolicking in the snow. 7. Gimbels Thanksgiving Day Parade, before they changed the ...

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