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October 15, 2018

To start this past weekend, Todd Gurley’s Tarboro Vikings were ranked No. 1 in the NCHSAA’s 1-A, his Georgia Bulldogs were ranked No. 2 in college football, and his Los Angeles Rams were ranked No. 1 in most power rankings.

All were undefeated, too, but finally, there was a loss:…

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October 12, 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Panthers quarterback Cam Newton is ecstatic to have Greg Olsen back on the football field.

And he wants Olsen to remain on the field, so much that Newton said he asked his spiritual grandmother Hattie-Lou Newton to pray for the tight end’s continued health.…

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October 08, 2018

Finally, the Los Angeles Rams were tested, trailing by seven points heading into the fourth quarter on Sunday against the Seahawks in Seattle, but nine points scored in the final quarter improved their record to 5-0 with a 33-31 win. 

And, as is usually the case, Todd Gurley was at the heart…

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October 08, 2018

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Graham Gano connected on a career-long 63-yard field goal with 1 second remaining to lift the Carolina Panthers to a wild 33-31 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday.

Gano’s winning kick, tied for second longest in league history, came after the Giants erased…

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October 03, 2018

The NHL season is back, and Carolina’s quest to avoid a tenth straight season without a playoff appearance starts tonight against the Islanders. 

The Hurricanes host New York at PNC Arena at 7 p.m., then head to Columbus for the second game of the season on Friday.  …

October 01, 2018

Todd Gurley may have been adamant in his distaste for playing on Thursdays, but that didn’t affect his performance late last week against the Minnesota Vikings. 

On the Thursday night primetime game, Tarboro’s favorite running back totaled 156 yards of offense — 83 by rushing…

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September 24, 2018

The Rams beat the Chargers, 35-23, on Sunday in the first battle between two NFL teams from Los Angeles since 1994.

Todd Gurley was his usual self.

Tarboro’s favorite football playing son ran for 105 yards and a touchdown, catching five passes out of the backfield for 51 yards.

The Rams,…

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September 17, 2018

This is the first segment of Gurley Watch, a quick weekly update on all things Todd Gurley that will run every Tuesday.

Two weeks into the NFL season, two groups of people should be especially proud of Todd Gurley: natives of the Twin Counties, and fantasy football owners who employ the Los Angeles…

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August 28, 2018

Professional soccer players are coming to the area.

Members of North Carolina FC will hold a skills clinic at Ennis Park on Sept. 9 as part of a fundraiser for the local non-profit BundasKids.

The event, Ballers For BundasKids, will take place from 1-6 p.m. and is open to youth ages 5-16 of any…


August 07, 2018

Theo Pinson, who wrapped up his senior season and career with North Carolina this past March, signed a deal with the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets on Monday afternoon. The terms of the deal are private due to a team policy, though the Nets already have 14 guaranteed contracts on their roster, which…

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