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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Former GSMNP ranger details skills necessary to survive in the woodsBLOUNT COUNTY - A Blount County teenager is safe and out of the hospital after
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted an hour ago
BLOUNT COUNTY - A Blount County teenager is safe and out of the hospital after he was reported missing in the Great Smoky Mountains for more than a week. Authorities say 18-year-old Austin Bohanan was last seen hiking off trail in the Smokies on... Read more
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Philly.com
LeGarrette Blount will be a big part of Eagles offense, Doug Pederson saysLeGarrette Blount received a strong endorsement from Eagles coach Doug Pederson
Philly.com / Posted an hour ago
LeGarrette Blount received a strong endorsement from Eagles coach Doug Pederson on Tuesday, extinguishing the idea that Blount’s roster spot could be in jeopardy after an underwhelming start to the preseason. “I’m excited that he’s here and he’s... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Woman hurt after crashing into Cedar Rapids home11 days found OK in Tennessee national park Media outlets report 18-year-old A
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
11 days found OK in Tennessee national park Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote area in Blount County, about 40 miles south of Knoxville. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Teen missing for 11 days found OK in Tennessee national parkGreat Smoky Mountains National Park. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin B
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote area in Blount County, about 40 miles south of Knoxville. National Park Service spokeswoman Jamie Sanders says Bohanan was walking... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
US Navy dismissing 7th Fleet commander following USS John S. McCain collision11 days found OK in Tennessee national park Media outlets report 18-year-old A
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
11 days found OK in Tennessee national park Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote area in Blount County, about 40 miles south of Knoxville. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Teen missing for 11 days found OK in Tennessee national parkGreat Smoky Mountains National Park. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin B
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote area in Blount County, about 40 miles south of Knoxville. National Park Service spokeswoman Jamie Sanders says Bohanan was walking... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Teen missing for 11 days found OK in Tennessee national parkGreat Smoky Mountains National Park. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Media outlets report 18-year-old Austin Bohanan walked out of a remote area in Blount County, about 40 miles south of Knoxville. National Park Service spokeswoman Jamie Sanders says Bohanan was walking... Read more
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Philly.com
LeGarrette Blount will be a big part of Eagles offense, Doug Pederson saysLeGarrette Blount received a strong endorsement from coach Eagles coach Doug Pe
Philly.com / Posted 3 hours ago
LeGarrette Blount received a strong endorsement from coach Eagles coach Doug Pederson on Tuesday, extinguishing the idea that Blount’s roster spot could be in jeopardy after an underwhelming start to the preseason. “I’m excited that he’s here and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eagles coach Pederson's thinking on LeGarrette Blount hasn't changedDespite the ineffectiveness of Philadelphia Eagles running back LeGarrette Blou
The Morning Call / Posted 6 hours ago
Despite the ineffectiveness of Philadelphia Eagles running back LeGarrette Blount in each of their first two preseason games, he was called a "beast of a runner" on Tuesday by coach Doug Pederson, who said he expects Blount to be "a big part of our... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Teen missing for over a week in the Smoky Mountains walks out of backcountryTuesday. Park officials have released no further information about Austin Boha
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 7 hours ago
Tuesday. Park officials have released no further information about Austin Bohanan, other than that he was transported to Blount Memorial Hospital after walking out of the backcountry area near Tabcat Creek. This story will be updated when we get... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Rating the Rumor: Should Eagles Trade for LeSean McCoy?the Eagles' running back situation is far from settled. We touched on that in s
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 hours ago
the Eagles' running back situation is far from settled. We touched on that in some detail. In summary, LeGarrette Blount's preseason exposed his shortcomings, Wendell Smallwood has yet to play in an exhibition game this summer, and Darren... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Teen missing in Great Smoky Mtns. found aliveTuesday. Park officials have released no further information about Austin Boha
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 hours ago
Tuesday. Park officials have released no further information about Austin Bohanan, other than that he was transported to Blount Memorial Hospital after walking out of the backcountry area near Tabcat Creek. Rescue teams had covered more than... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Five men arrested during drug bust on the North Shoreand 60 grams of crack cocaine hidden inside a clothes hamper. Allen Cook, Shel
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 8 hours ago
and 60 grams of crack cocaine hidden inside a clothes hamper. Allen Cook, Shelby Snow, Shep Garner, Omie Bickham and David Blount Jr., were all arrested and booked with various drug charges. Investigators said all of the men denied any knowledge of... Read more
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SportingNews
Doug Pederson shoots down LeGarrette Blount release speculationThere's been some speculation in the Philadelphia media that LeGarrette Blount
SportingNews / Posted 9 hours ago
There's been some speculation in the Philadelphia media that LeGarrette Blount might not make the Eagles' final roster. Eagles coach Doug Pederson harpooned those rumors Tuesday, praising the 30-year-old running back. "I mean, the guy is a beast of... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Notes, Quotes and Tidbits: Pederson Calls Blount 'a Beast of a Runner'I'm excited he's here and he's going to be a big part of our offense." During
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 hours ago
I'm excited he's here and he's going to be a big part of our offense." During the first two preseason games this summer, Blount simply hasn't looked good. He has nine carries for 17 yards. But, as he has in the past, Pederson made it a point to... Read more
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NFL.com
Pederson sees Blount as 'big part' of Eagles' offense"I mean, the guy is a beast of a runner," Pederson said Tuesday when asked abou
NFL.com / Posted 10 hours ago
"I mean, the guy is a beast of a runner," Pederson said Tuesday when asked about Blount's roster security, via the Philly Voice. "I don't know what else to tell you. [He had] 18 touchdowns, 15 in the red zone, last year. That's the production. You... Read more
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Al.com
2nd man convicted of capital murder in slayings of Blount County coupleA 22-year-old Oneonta man was convicted Tuesday morning in the 2015 shotgun sla
Al.com / Posted 11 hours ago
A 22-year-old Oneonta man was convicted Tuesday morning in the 2015 shotgun slayings of a Blount County couple. The jury found William Lane Bosner guilty on four counts of capital murder in the deaths of Gary "Sambo" Hazelrig and Breann Sherrer,... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Doug Pederson: LeGarrette Blount “a big part of our offense”and suggested that he’s not really on the bubble at all. Via Tom Pelissero of
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 11 hours ago
and suggested that he’s not really on the bubble at all. Via Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network, Pederson was asked about Blount’s possible roster status, the Eagles coach said: “The guy’s a beast of a runner.” Pederson also said he expects... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Eagles WR Treggs tweets he's been fined $25Kwho made $450,000 last season. Treggs unleashed a shot to the head of Randall
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 hours ago
who made $450,000 last season. Treggs unleashed a shot to the head of Randall during a three-yard run by LeGarrette Blount in the first quarter of their game. Randall, who sustained a concussion on the play, took to Twitter to convey that he... Read more
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NFL.com
Predicting how the 2017 Patriots offense will distribute the ballthese instances. The remaining 15 percent is likely to be split between Burkhea
NFL.com / Posted 13 hours ago
these instances. The remaining 15 percent is likely to be split between Burkhead, Brandon Bolden and the fullbacks. Without Blount, who had around two-thirds of the Pats' carries in 2016, every other player in the backfield will see his touches... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
And the most-searched NFL player in Florida is ...couldn't even carry Massachusetts -- they list him as tied for the state's most
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
couldn't even carry Massachusetts -- they list him as tied for the state's most searches, with Julian Edelman, LeGarrette Blount (!) and Malcolm Butler (!!). Bucs defensive tackle Gerald McCoy, who has been to five Pro Bowls in the last five... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Wendell Smallwood Ready for His 'chance to Take It' in Eagles' Next Preseason Gameready to go, and I'm full go." Much has been made of the Eagles' struggles run
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 hours ago
ready to go, and I'm full go." Much has been made of the Eagles' struggles running the ball this preseason. LeGarrette Blount is averaging 1.9 yards on nine carries, rookie fourth-round pick Donnel Pumphrey has two yards on seven carries,... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Wendell Smallwood Ready for His 'chance to Take It' in Eagles' Preseason Gameready to go, and I'm full go." Much has been made of the Eagles' struggles run
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 23 hours ago
ready to go, and I'm full go." Much has been made of the Eagles' struggles running the ball this preseason. LeGarrette Blount is averaging 1.9 yards on nine carries, rookie fourth-round pick Donnel Pumphrey has two yards on seven carries,... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Children's priceless reaction to the eclipse in MaryvilleBLOUNT COUNTY - Dozens of people gathered at Maryville College’s Lloyd L. Thorn
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted yesterday
BLOUNT COUNTY - Dozens of people gathered at Maryville College’s Lloyd L. Thornton Stadium to catch the moon pass between the earth and the sun on Monday. While the duration of totality was a bit shorter than other areas around East Tennessee,... Read more
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Philly.com
Wendell Smallwood is out of the tub, but is he on the club?is in danger yet. He’s still their starting kick returner, and he’s still takin
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
is in danger yet. He’s still their starting kick returner, and he’s still taking the majority of reps behind LeGarrette Blount. But at the very least, his recent hamstring issues opened up an opportunity for undrafted rookie Corey Clement to... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Springdale Woman Burglarized Three Fayetteville Homesa Fayetteville woman to three August burglaries near Crossover Road, according
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
a Fayetteville woman to three August burglaries near Crossover Road, according to a preliminary arrest report. Michelle Blount, 35, was arrested Monday (Aug. 21) in connection with three counts of residential burglary, three counts of theft of... Read more
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TSN
Fantasy football buyer bewareretired. That doesn’t seem like the recipe for Taylor to even match, never mind
TSN / Posted yesterday
retired. That doesn’t seem like the recipe for Taylor to even match, never mind exceed, his previous years. LeGarrette Blount, RB, Philadelphia – A 30-year-old whose previous career high for touchdowns was seven suddenly busted out for a... Read more
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NFL.com
Rank's 11 Sleepers for 2017 fantasy football draftsNot a QB1-lock segment. So step off. I do not fear for #Belitricks. You should
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
Not a QB1-lock segment. So step off. I do not fear for #Belitricks. You shouldn't either. Remember how great LeGarrette Blount was last season? Nobody was drafting that dude (outside of me). Burkhead has a chance to be a similar type of back.... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
NFL Season Preview 2017: Philadelphia EaglesEagles got themselves a new short-yardage back to bring some thunder to Darren
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
Eagles got themselves a new short-yardage back to bring some thunder to Darren Sproles’ lightning. Can LeGarrette Blount be productive away from New England? He fills a major need but won’t get the touches in Philadelphia he got in New... Read more
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The Morning Call
Proof is in the results: Eagles need a fullbackevidence continues to mount this summer, with the failed DeMarco Murray signing
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
evidence continues to mount this summer, with the failed DeMarco Murray signing of 2015 repeating in the form of LeGarrette Blount, who has proved that he can’t get to the perimeter, which really is the only option for Eagles running backs these... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dolphins will get revealing look at their team this week vs. EaglesPro Bowl selection and likely future Hall of Famer. Ertz had 78 receptions for
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Pro Bowl selection and likely future Hall of Famer. Ertz had 78 receptions for 816 yards and four touchdowns last season. Blount is usually a battering ram but he’s has been sluggish so far. Darby, acquired recently from Buffalo, had an... Read more
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The Morning Call
Recovered Wendell Smallwood hopes to bolster Eagles running gamewas released last week. Donnel Pumphrey was drafted, Corey Clement was added as
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
was released last week. Donnel Pumphrey was drafted, Corey Clement was added as an undrafted free agent and LeGarrette Blount signed as a veteran free agent. Still, the team is hoping Smallwood can take on more of a workload, which will happen... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Dolphins will get revealing look at their team this week vs. EaglesPro Bowl selection and likely future Hall of Famer. Ertz had 78 receptions for
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Pro Bowl selection and likely future Hall of Famer. Ertz had 78 receptions for 816 yards and four touchdowns last season. Blount is usually a battering ram but he’s has been sluggish so far. Darby, acquired recently from Buffalo, had an... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Could LeGarrette Blount already be on the outs in Philly?The last time LeGarrette Blount left the Patriots, he signed with a team in Pen
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
The last time LeGarrette Blount left the Patriots, he signed with a team in Pennsylvania. It didn’t go well, Blount was cut, he rejoined the Pats, and he won a Super Bowl. Blount has now left the Pats again for a different team in Pennsylvania. It’s... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Woof! More than 50 animals find forever homes after Clear The Shelters7 animals were taken home. Clear The Shelters provides forever homes for East
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 3 days ago
7 animals were taken home. Clear The Shelters provides forever homes for East Tennessee animals. (Photo: WBIR) The Blount County Animal Shelter also partnered with WBIR this year. While there are several animals on hold as they're being... Read more
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Philly.com
No running joke - Eagles' Staley and Stoutland say everything will fall into placefilm.” Though it might seem that pretty much nobody is getting to and holding
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
film.” Though it might seem that pretty much nobody is getting to and holding their block on, say, some of those LeGarette Blount stretch plays that so far have stretched only the fan base’s patience, Stoutland said that isn’t the case. “Over here... Read more
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New York Post
Fantasy football RB strategy: Opportunity early, upside latedon’t go to him likely will go to QB Cam Newton. Many analysts are assuming Mi
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
don’t go to him likely will go to QB Cam Newton. Many analysts are assuming Mike Gillislee will step into the LeGarrette Blount goal-line role in New England. But the Patriots have a history of committees, covering virtually every year between... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Ronald Darby Gives Glimpse of Why Howie Roseman Pulled Trigger on Tradewaste his second opportunity. Still in the first quarter, Taylor decides to tak
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
waste his second opportunity. Still in the first quarter, Taylor decides to take a shot down the field after a LeGarrette Blount fumble. Boldin tries to beat him with a double move but Darby doesn't take the cheese (something he did often at... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles RB LeGarrette Blount struggling to find yards in preseason, waiting until regular seasonLeGarrette Blount comes to the Eagles with seven years in the NFL, including tw
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
LeGarrette Blount comes to the Eagles with seven years in the NFL, including two seasons with more than 1,000 rushing yards and a league-leading 18 rushing touchdowns in 2016. That provides a track record with a far better sample than the first... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles' Latest Achilles Heel Emerges in Preseasonhasn't reached that point already. It's only preseason, and the offensive line
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
hasn't reached that point already. It's only preseason, and the offensive line hasn't done him any favors, but LeGarrette Blount has nine carries for 17 yards with a fumble in two games. Fifth-round draft pick Donnel Pumphrey – who the coaching... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — ARDthe program and ordered to render 50 hours of community service, and his licens
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
the program and ordered to render 50 hours of community service, and his license was suspended for 30 days. Enajae Gustus Blount, 21, of Blakeslee, was placed on a DUI charge. He was arrested by state police at Fern Ridge on Feb. 11, along Route... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
LeGarrette Blount brushes off preseason strugglesAfter carrying five times for 18 yards and losing a fumble on Thursday night ag
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
After carrying five times for 18 yards and losing a fumble on Thursday night against the Bills, Blount said he has never been a big-time preseason player. “You go back and look at my preseason performance and then go look at my regular-season... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Wentz, Eagles adjusting without Matthewsthat completion out of the way. It was followed by more of the same, to Nelson
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
that completion out of the way. It was followed by more of the same, to Nelson Agholor, to Jeffery again, and to LaGarrette Blount on a dump pass that might have been a middle screen. The drive lasted another four plays: a run by Blount, an... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Phantoms run rampant on Hawks, 42-0West De Pere quarterback Josh Blount rushed the ball just six times in the firs
The Shawano Leader / Posted 3 days ago
West De Pere quarterback Josh Blount rushed the ball just six times in the first half but amassed 120 yards and four touchdowns as the Phantoms blew out Shawano, 42-0, in both teams’ season opener Friday in Shawano. Blount found the end zone more... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Maryville High School eyes change away from class rank systemBLOUNT COUNTY - Maryville High School leaders are considering a change away fro
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 4 days ago
BLOUNT COUNTY - Maryville High School leaders are considering a change away from the class rank system in favor of a tiered laude system. Instead of a valedictorian and salutatorian, the school would recognize students in groups designated by their... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The complicated exodus of art world star Cauleen Smithwith Threewalls gallery, to work on a series of films and pieces inspired by ja
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
with Threewalls gallery, to work on a series of films and pieces inspired by jazz great Sun Ra, the man born Herman Blount who lived for a while in Chicago, honing an ethereal avant-garde reputation that, in contrast to grittier jazz... Read more
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NFL.com
Safest picks by round in 2017 fantasy football draftsput him on pace for 37 in 16 games, that would have been his highest total sinc
NFL.com / Posted 4 days ago
put him on pace for 37 in 16 games, that would have been his highest total since 2011 (39). Now factor in that LeGarrette Blount is out, meaning potentially more pass attempts near the end zone. Toss in a healthy Rob Gronkowski, an added speedster... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Preseason Stock Report, Week 2: Mychal Kendricks Up, LeGarrette Blount Downon short and intermediate routes as well. This was a nice preview that should l
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
on short and intermediate routes as well. This was a nice preview that should leave people wanting to see more. LeGarrette BlountThrough two games, Blount has 17 yards rushing. To put that in perspective, he also has 15 yards receiving. In Blount's... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles vs. Bills: What did we learn?right tackle, and his blocking was a hot mess. The Eagles went three and out on
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
right tackle, and his blocking was a hot mess. The Eagles went three and out on their first three possessions. LeGarrette Blount rushed four times for zero yards. Carson Wentz completed 1 of 3 passes for 11 yards. On his two other drops, he was... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Who Are The Confederate Men Memorialized With Statues?Va., resigned from his U.S. Army commission to fight for Virginia and the confe
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
Va., resigned from his U.S. Army commission to fight for Virginia and the confederacy in the Civil War. According to Roy Blount Jr., author of Robert E. Lee: A Life, the general opposed Virginia seceding, but once that decision was made, he had... Read more
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