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Idaho to complete unlikely season in Potato Bowl

Idaho to complete unlikely season in Potato Bowl

After back-to-back outdoor practices in the snow, the Vandals returned to the Kibbie Dome on Tuesday as they continue bowl prep for next week Thursday's famous Idaho Potato Bowl against Colorado State in Boise with temperatures for game time forecasted to be in the upper 20's with a chance of light snow.



Louisville holds off Kentucky in another instant classic

Kentucky missed key free throws down the stretch and Malik Monk missed a long three pointer at the buzzer, capping off a massive victory for the Louisville Cardinals, 73-70, at the KFC Yum! United Kingdom freshman Bam Adebayo had perhaps the best game of any Wildcat against Louisville, scoring 11 points and grabbing nine rebounds, but he also missed five of six free throws in the second half.



Eagles' Darren Sproles, Jordan Matthews Expected To Play Against Giants

I've never covered a team and heard the words "Super" and "Bowl" used so frequently like I have with the Giants over the past couple weeks (though I used to only cover the Jets, so that's a pretty low bar to clear). Mathews found the end zone in the first meeting with the Giants , but was limited to just 15 yards on five carries while fellow running back Darren Sproles had 57 yards on 13 totes in that contest.


Body found in search for missing former NRL player Chad Robinson

Body found in search for missing former NRL player Chad Robinson

The 36-year-old father of three went missing from his Kellyville, New South Wales, home on November 26, with his family reporting him missing the same night. Chad Robinson during the NRL Round 26, Parramatta Eels v New Zealand Warriors match in 2008. A brief will be prepared for the coroner. "Chad was a much loved local junior, first-grade player and valued teammate at our club".



Petty has tough task against Patriots defense

For comparison's sake, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Petty's predecessor as the Jets' starting quarterback, ranks 29th among 31 qualifying quarterbacks with a 56.8 completion percentage and last with a 69.1 rating. "He's handled it well", Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey told ESPN . He's 75 of 130 for 809 yards with three touchdowns and six interceptions this season, and has been sacked 11 times.