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Clay clips Fleming Island with FG

A field goal as time expires gives visiting Clay a dramatic 25-22 victory over county rival Fleming Island on Friday.

Mike Brewster on sidelines

Jaguars make 18 roster moves

It's cut week across the NFL, and the Jaguars made 18 roster moves on Friday. Among the cuts was veteran center Mike Brewster.

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Jags fall to Falcons in preseason finale

Blake Bortles earned his first start of his NFL career but the Jaguars fell to the Falcons 24-14 in the preseason finale at EverBank Field.

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FSU ready to defend national title

Defending national champions Florida State want to finish their season right where they are starting it, in Dallas.

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Driskel, Gators ready for a new year

Florida opens the season Saturday against Idaho, a seemingly overmatched opponent that should provide the Gators a better-than-decent chance at ending a seven-game losing streak.

Tony Stewart returns to the track

Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, ending a three-race hiatus after his car struck and killed a fellow driver during a dirt-track race.

Ace Sanders returns to Jaguars

Ace Sanders returned to Jaguars practice on Sunday morning after a month-long leave of absence to deal with personal issues.

Broncos Peyton Manning

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Peyton Manning fined $8,258 for taunting

The NFL fined Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning $8,258 for taunting Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger, reported Thursday.

Logano picks up first win at Bristol

Joey Logano surged past Matt Kenseth with 44 laps to go and won for the first time in his career at Bristol Motor Speedway, foiling Kenseth's gambling attempt to secure a spot in NASCAR's playoffs.

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Bortles shines in Jags' loss to Lions

Blake Bortles was impressive once again as the Jaguars rookie threw for 158 yards and a touchdown, but it was not enough as the team fell 13-12 to the Lions in Detroit.

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Blake Bortles

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Blake Bortles set to play with starters

Jaguars rookie QB Blake Bortles will play with the first team offense for the first time in the preseason against the Lions Friday night.

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What are your favorite team's chances?

With college football officially kicking off next week, fans packed the Jacksonville Sports Council's inaugural Speaker Series luncheon Thursday to hear ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit's take on the upcoming season.

Tony Stewart

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Burton to drive for Stewart again this week

Tony Stewart will sit out a third straight Sprint Cup Series race this week when he hands the wheel of his No. 14 Chevrolet to Jeff Burton for Saturday's Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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