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October 17, 2022

What a weekend in sports.
College football had so many great games. Tennessee beat Alabama in overtime. The Tide gave up the most points in a game since 1907. TCU edged Oklahoma State in two OT. Utah got a late two-point conversion to edge USC. Michigan ran wild against Penn State.
Baseball saw the defending champions send home as the Braves lost to the Phillies. The Dodgers, winners of 111 games in the regular season, were eliminated by the Phillies. The Astros got a home run in the 18th inning to beat the Mariners.
In the NFL, the Giants moved to 5-1, rallying to beat the Ravens. The Vikings went to 5-1, winning at Miami. The Bucs were stunned at Pittsburgh, while Green Bay lost at home to the Jets.
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October 10, 2020

The MLB playoffs provided excitement with the new format. The Padres, Phillies, Guardians and Mariners advanced.
The Bills were impressive in blowing out the Steelers. The Giants, Cowboys and Eagles all won in the surprising NFC East.
I was impressed with Tennessee winning big at LSU. A salute to Notre Dame for winning over BYU.
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October 3, 2022

Aaron Judge tied Roger Maris for the AL home run record with his 61st home run. The Mariners made the playoffs for the first time since 2001.
The Kansas City Chiefs beat TOM BRADY and the Bucs. The Eagles are the only unbeaten team left in the NFL, beating Jacksonville. The Steelers were upset by the Jets.
College football saw more coaching changes as Karl Dorrell was fired by Colorado and Wisconsin axed Paul Chryst. Five schools have made changes in the last month.
Led by Breanna Stewart, Aja Wilson, Kelsey Plum and Jewel Lloyd, the USA blew out China to win the Women’s World Cup basketball tournament in Australia.
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September 26, 2022

It was a great week in sports.
Albert Pujols hit his 700th HR, joining Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron and Babe Ruth in that select 700+ group.
We saw Roger Federer finish his illustrious career. He teamed with Rafael Nadal but lost in an emotional Laver Cup match.
Kansa football moved to 4-0 for the first time since 2009with a win over Duke. Tennessee knocked off Florida. OHIO STATE blew out Wisconsin. USC edged Oregon State 17-14. There were shockers as Oklahoma was stunned at home by Kansas State and Miami-Florida lost to Middle Tennessee State.
The Dolphins moved to 3-0 with a win over the Bills. The Packers edged the Bucs and the Colts upset the Chiefs.
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September 19, 2022

Many of the favorites rolled in college football. Alabama, Georgia and OHIO STATE rolled convincingly. There were a few surprises as Northwestern lost to Southern Illinois and Arizona State fell to Eastern Michigan.
The Dodgers rolled to 100 wins in game 144. Dave Roberts’ team continues to impress.
In the NFL, Tua Tagovailoa threw six touchdowns as the Dolphins rallied from a 35-14 deficit to win at Baltimore. The Jets scored two TDs in the final two minutes to stun the Browns. The Chiefs edged the Chargers. Trey Lance suffered an injury for the Niners.
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Quote of the Week

“The University of Virginia dealt with a painful week with three football players killed. The basketball team beat Baylor and Illinois."
-Dick Vitale