Posts Tagged Florida

Jaguars making steady progress in overhaul

In this June 18, 2014, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles (5) looks for a receiver during a scrimmage at NFL football minicamp in Jacksonville, Fla. The Jaguars are trying to build a better team around Bortles, with the belief that he will be better served by being inserted into an already-cohesive offense. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — There’s a lot of buzz surrounding the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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Smith confident Bucs can make quick turnaround

In this April 22, 2014, file photo,  Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith, center, watches during NFL minicamp football in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Lovie Smith talks about making the Tampa Bay Buccaneers relevant again.

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Jeter turns small part of attention to business

In this Feb. 19, 2014 file photo, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter answers a question during a news conference in Tampa, Fla. Jeter, saluted at the All-Star game and making a long goodbye this season, finishes his baseball life this fall. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Pedestrians craned their necks as Derek Jeter stood in front of a food truck parked across the street from Central Park.

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FSU, Miami picked to win ACC divisions

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Defending national champion Florida State and Miami are the favorites to win their Atlantic Coast Conference divisions.

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This Date In Baseball

1905 — Weldon Henley of the Philadelphia Athletics pitched a no-hitter, defeating the St. Louis Browns 6-0 in the first game of a doubleheader. It was the highlight of Henley’s 4-11 season.

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