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Brother of Georgia standout commits to Vandy

Linebacker Blake Southerland of Greater Atlanta Christian School verbally committed to Vanderbilt last week, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. More

Passing camp provides fans with early prep football peek

With lots of new faces peeking in the door at prior to the start of the high school football season, one of the more noteworthy is at Maplewood. More

Preds prospect Blum gaining strength

There is a lot more to Nashville Predators defensive prospect Jonathon Blum. More

NFL Analysis: Cowboys, Vikings look like top players in the NFC

Today The City Paper takes its unscientific pre-training camp predictions over to the NFC to examine whether or not an upstart team like the New York Giants is capable of repeating its championship run of a year ago, or whether someone else will emerge from a conference that appears somewhat top heavy with a handful of contenders. More

Linebacker Keglar agrees to terms with Titans

The Tennessee Titans signed the first of their 2008 draft picks, agreeing with linebacker Stanford Keglar on a four-year deal on Friday. More

Ex-‘Banner’ sports editor Allen dies at 84

Edgar Allen, longtime sports editor of the old Nashville Banner, died Wednesday at 84. More

Area notes: MBA hosts second 7-on-7 passing camp

Ten Nashville area schools will compete in the second annual round-robin Montgomery Bell Academy 7-on-7 passing camp today, beginning at 2 p.m. on four MBA fields. More

That’s Racing: An era ended with Bullet Bob

They buried “Bullet” Bob Reuther under a big oak tree at Woodlawn Monday. It was hard to hear the preacher over a growling WWII-vintage fighter plane that buzzed the cemetery in tribute to the racer/pilot. More

TSU, Southern renew rivalry at Merritt Classic

Tennessee State fans and alumni are finally getting the game they want to see. More

An early look at the AFC pecking order

In honor of all the football magazines that recently hit the shelves and racks of every bookstore, grocery and convenience mart around, it is time to make some football predictions for the 2008 season. More

Preds' Sullivan still not sure if he will play this season

Steve Sullivan skated down the left side of the ice, scooped up a puck and fired it into the top left corner of the goal. More

Rodgers-Cromartie begins negotiating with Cards

Former Tennessee State star and Arizona Cardinals rookie Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie says his first few months as a pro have been a whirlwind. More

NFL Analysis: Could Jags leave Jacksonville?

Various reports that the Pittsburgh Steelers are for sale by the Rooney family after decades of family ownership have certainly caused a stir in NFL circles, and rightfully so. More

Is Saturday's IRL race area's last?

GLADEVILLE — Some of the world’s top racers roll into town for Saturday’s Firestone 200, amid reports that this 8th annual visit will be the last. More

Sounds stay hot, defeat Royals 6-4

OMAHA – The Nashville Sounds belted a pair of longballs to record a 6-4 victory over the division-rival Omaha Royals on Wednesday afternoon at Rosenblatt Stadium. More

Preds sign enforcer, announce preseason schedule

The Predators have picked up another enforcer. The team announced it has agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with free-agent forward Josh Gratton. More

Lipscomb releases 2008-09 basketball schedule

Lipscomb coach Scott Sanderson jumped at the opportunity to play Indiana, not only seeking a marquee win, but also to increase Lipscomb's presence in the prospect-heavy state. More

Commentary: Summer league gives preview of UT backcourt

It seems like just yesterday that UT prayed people would get interested in the Vols men’s basketball team during basketball season. More

Hunters Lane counting on tough defense again

Coach Richard Campbell says Hunters Lane takes a simple approach to football. More

Titans' ticket office ready for its 'kickoff'

Tennessee Titans players and coaches have a little more than two weeks before training camp opens and the daily grind of the 2008 season commences. More