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  1. Chiefs Pro-Bowler Poe to miss training camp after back surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    It's assuredly not the way the Kansas City Chiefs wanted to start their 2015 training camp, but the team announced Tuesday that Pro-Bowl nose tackle, Dontari Poe , will be out indefinitely after having back surgery to fix a herniated disc. Team officials say that Poe had suffered back spasms throughout offseason OTAs and was held out of all six sessions in early June while he recovered.


  2. Chiefs DT Dontari Poe to miss training camp following back surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Chiefs defensive tackle Dontari Poe has been to two straight Pro Bowls, but could miss the start of the this year's regular season. A first-round pick out of Memphis in 2012, Poe had back surgery and will miss all of training camp.


  3. Dontari Poe had surgery for herniated disc, will miss all of Chiefs training campRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Arrowhead Pride

    The start to the season is in doubt for NT Dontari Poe , who underwent surgery for a herniated disc. Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder told reporters at Chiefs camp on Wednesday that Poe had back problems during camp and then hurt his back again the first week of July.


  4. Dontari Poe Will Miss Training Camp; More Injury NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Kansas City Chiefs

    "I think he stands a reasonable chance [to play] in the early part of the season there," Reid explained, "whether it's the beginning or somewhere early in the season for his return. You just have to see and see how he recovers there, but it's a positive thing and it's something that he needed to get done as opposed to having that other deal antagonizing throughout the season."


  5. Chiefs nose tackle Dontari Poe reinjures back, will miss most of preseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Chiefs will be without one of their key defensive cogs for at least a significant portion of training camp.


  6. Dontari Poe injury: How long will he be sidelined?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Arrowhead Addict

    Oct 26, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs nose tackle Dontari Poe congratulates defensive end Allen Bailey after Bailey The Kansas City Chiefs will be without nose tackle Dontari Poe for at least the duration of training camp. However, the main question is will the injury keep him out into the season? On Tuesday afternoon, head coach Andy Reid spoke to the media at training camp in St. Joseph, Mo.


  7. Pistons sign Adonis ThomasRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | InsideHoops

    According to the Memphis Commercial Appeal, "Thomas, a D-League All-Star for the Detroit Pistons-affiliated Grand Rapids Drive last season, will sign a two-year partially guaranteed deal with the Pistons today, his agent, Travis King, told the Commercial Appeal. Thomas, who averaged 8.6 points and 4 rebounds for the Pistons' summer league team this month in Orlando, is one of five players who will be vying for two spots on the Pistons' opening-day roster."


  8. Detroit Pistons sign Adonis Thomas to partially guaranteed contractRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Detroit Bad Boys

    Thomas was expected to be a competitor for a final roster spot, but it looks like he may be a front runner. The Detroit Pistons signed Adonis Thomas , who played last season for the team's D-League affiliate the Grand Rapids Drive, to a two-year partially guaranteed contract.


  9. Detroit Pistons sign swingman Adonis Thomas, who played for Grand Rapids Drive last seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 |

    The 6-foot-7, 240-pound Thomas spent last season the Grand Rapids Drive, Detroit's NBA Development League affiliate. In 51 games, he led the team in scoring at 18.9 points per game while also averaging 4.9 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 36 minutes.


  10. Nichols' Exit a Sign of Where Tigers Basketball is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Daily News

    We saw evidence last month when a couple of former players hastily threw together an alumni game and it sold out, Elma Roane Fieldhouse packed for a no-count exhibition as Penny Hardaway turned back the clock and Chris Crawford rained 3-pointers. Unfortunately, Memphis Basketball Present is a colossal mess.


  11. Gold mines, landmines and the delicate balance of coaching in MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Sporting News

    If the introduction of the NBA's "one-and-done" rule served as the seminal moment in Memphis' run to the 2008 NCAA championship game, the defining moment for all of John Calipari's tenure as Tigers coach was far less obvious. It came in the year 2000, when he had been on the job only a few months.


  12. Is Memphis' Josh Pastner on Hot Seat After Losing Another Player to Transfer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | BleacherReport

    For the umpteenth time in the past several years, a Memphis player has decided that sitting out an entire season is better than playing another game for Josh Gary Parrish of CBS Sports broke the news on Tuesday night that 2014 American Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year and 2015 All-AAC first-teamer Austin Nichols has requested a release to speak with other schools. Memphis initially denied the request, which was a hairy situation in and of itself, but ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported on Thursday morning that did he decide to transfer? Why did he wait until now to do so? Where will he ultimately land? Let's take a look at what has become a disturbing trend for has signed 17 scholarship freshmen .


  13. Utah is one of four schools on both Ray Guy, Lou Groza watch listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah's Tom Hackett and Andy Phillips are on the preseason watch lists for their respective position awards after Hackett won the Ray Guy Award in 2014 and Phillips was a semifinalist for the Lou Groza Award two years running. Utah is one of just four schools to have finalists for both awards.


  14. Memphis Tiger TriviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Memphis Flyer

    Two former Tigers were taken in May's NFL draft: cornerback Bobby McCain by the Miami Dolphins and defensive end Martin Ifedi by the St. Louis Rams. When was the last time a Tiger was drafted by a team from each of the NFL's eight divisions? AFC North: 2009 AFC South: 2013 AFC West: 2012 NFC East: 1985 * NFC North: 2003 NFC South: 2006 * In 2001, the Arizona Cardinals were members of the NFC East and drafted two former Tigers .


  15. Rams Rookie Preview: Martin Ifedi, Defensive EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | RamblinFan

    May 8, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Rams defensive end Martin Ifedi runs through drills with tackle Rob Havenstien during rookie minicamp at Rams Park. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports Martin Ifedi was the Rams final pick of this years NFL draft.


  16. Briefs: Suspect in custody in Gibson Coa .Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | The Jackson Sun

    Also inside: Jury finds man guilty in murder trial, Police investigating church vandalism, Press conference for Sheriff's Office, and more Briefs: Suspect in custody in Gibson Co. hit-and-run Also inside: Jury finds man guilty in murder trial, Police investigating church vandalism, Press conference for Sheriff's Office, and more Check out this story on A suspect is in custody and a suspected vehicle has been impounded in connection with a Sunday hit-and-run in Gibson County, Sheriff Paul Thomas has confirmed.


  17. Jusuf Nurkic not putting timetable on his return to NuggetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Denver Post

    Jusuf Nurkic never strays too far from the court. The second-year Nuggets center is drawn to whatever action is happening on the team's Pepsi Center practice court.


  18. Australian academy prepares punters - including ones at Utah...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Deseret News

    In this June 12, 2015, file photo, Nick Prebski is seen through the mask of a football helmet at the Prokick Australia academy in Monbulk, Australia. Porebski, 22, spent the last two years playing at Utah's Snow College and this month returned to the U.S. to join Oregon State on a full scholarship.


  19. Australian academy prepares punters for U.S. college footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The fog is still lifting off a deserted playing field on the outskirts of this southern Australian city as 10 aspiring college football punters begin their morning drills. No one watches them practice on a chilly Melbourne day.


  20. Julian Washburn, John Bohannon set to face off in NBA Summer League OpenerRead the original story

    Friday Jul 3 | Miner Rush

    Former UTEP teammates John Bohannon and Julian Washburn will battle for NBA roster spots against each other tomorrow morning in Orlando. Washburn who is listed on the Detroit Pistons Summer League roster will open his NBA Orlando Pro Summer League session against the Orlando Magic's white team which features fellow UTEP alum John Bohannon.