Posts Tagged Florida

UCF, Temple meet after memorable 2013 matchup

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Close finishes and narrow victories were UCF’s best friend a year ago.

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Maddon excises opt-out, won’t return to Rays

In this Oct. 6, 2013, file photo, Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon smiles during a news conference before Game 3 of baseball's American League division series against the Boston Red Sox in St. Petersburg, Fla. The Rays announced Friday, Oct. 24, 2014,  that Maddon has exercised an opt-out in his contract, which was due to expire after next season. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Joe Maddon won’t be returning to the Tampa Bay Rays.

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Magic: Oladipo to have facial fracture surgery

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Magic guard Victor Oladipo will miss Orlando’s season opener and is out indefinitely with his second injury this month.

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No. 23 Marshall looks to go 8-0, plays FAU

Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato prepares to pass against Florida International during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Miami. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Marshall coach Doc Holliday says his team’s chances of keeping its perfect season intact rest with slowing Florida Atlantic mobile quarterback Jaquez Johnson.

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Dolphins’ Landry says SEC prepared him for NFL

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry (14) catches a pass from quarterback Ryan Tannehill during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Rookie receiver Jarvis Landry says the NFL’s not much different from the Southeastern Conference, and his rapid progress with the Miami Dolphins suggests he might be right.

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