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Oak Hall comeback effort falls short against Foundation Academy

Oak Hall and Foundation Academy coaches talk to players

Friday night’s regional semifinal matchup in Winter Garden between the Foundation Academy Lions and Oak Hall resulted in heartbreak for the Eagles. Oak Hall fell, 21-14. The Eagles’ attempt at an upset came up just shy. Oak Hall head coach RJ Fuhr applauded his team’s resilience. “We hung in there …

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Jeff Driskel finds another opportunity in Detroit

Jeff Driskel has seen the highs of the quarterback position and plenty of the lows as he prepares for likely another start in a Detroit Lions uniform in his latest opportunity. Driskel took first-team reps in practice this week, so he is likely to start on Sunday against the Dallas …

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Oak Hall earns first FHSAA playoff win in school history

Oak Hall players celebrate

History repeated itself Friday night as Oak Hall dismantled district rival Saint Francis for the second time this season. Oak Hall also managed to rewrite history. Its regional quarterfinal beat-down of Saint Francis marked the school’s first FHSAA playoff win in its history. The victory was RJ Fuhr’s first playoff …

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New York Jets Win Big Against Detroit Lions, 48-17

The New York Jets looked pretty good Monday night against the Detroit Lions as they crushed them, 48-17. Jets rookie quarterback Sam Darnold had a stellar debut with the team, making only one rookie mistake early on. Sam Darnold: Young Talent It didn’t start off looking so great for Darnold …

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Preview: Monday Night Football

Four teams hit the field Monday night, but only two will start the 2018 season 1-0. New York Jets v. Detroit Lions Both teams enter a new era when they step on to Ford Field in Detroit. Jets Sam Darnold makes his NFL debut as the New York Jets starting quarterback. …

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Sunshine State NFL Rivalry: Bucs v. Jags, Winston Won’t Dress & Lee Out For Season

It’s officially Week 4 of the NFL preseason, which means that the regular season is just around the corner. Teams must cut their roster to 53 men by 4 pm ET on Saturday, Sept. 1. Which means that many bench players will try to shine and play to their best …

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NFL Implements Change of the Controversial Catch Rule

Tuesday, all 32 NFL owners unanimously voted to modify the definition of a catch. Specifically, they removed the requirement that a player going to the ground must secure the ball throughout the process of hitting the ground. The owners also voted to make the rule that moved touchbacks to the …

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Highlights around the NFL from Week 9

In preparation for the Monday Night Football matchup between NFC North rivals Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions, here are some highlights from Week 9 around the NFL: Close finishes Falcons vs. Panthers The Falcons nearly completed a fourth-quarter comeback. Entering the quarter, the Falcons trailed 20-10. With just over …

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Teez Tabor selected by Detroit Lions in Second Round of NFL Draft

Two picks, two Gators for the Detroit Lions. With the 53rd overall pick of the draft, the Lions used their second round slot to take cornerback Teez Tabor. Tabor is the the third Florida defensive back to be taken in the second round after Marcus Maye went to the Jets …

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Gators Host Lions in Weekend Series

For the third consecutive weekend, Florida Baseball will host at McKethan stadium, this weekend to the Columbia Lions. The series begins tonight at 6:30 p.m. Saturday’s game will start at 4 p.m. and the final match up will be at 1 p.m. on Sunday. All three games will be broadcast …

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