Friday, September 6, 2013
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Roddy White isn't promising he'll be 100 percent for the Falcons' opener at the Saints on Sunday. White is guaranteeing he'll be on the field. The streak of 128 consecutive games played appeared to be at risk when White sprained his ankle in Atlanta's preseason game at Baltimore.
FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — Valdosta State quarterback Dusty Bonner, Jacksonville State tight end Keith McKeller and retired Indiana University of Pennsylvania coach Frank Cignetti have been selected for the Division II Football Hall of Fame. The class was announced Thursday.
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier says he doesn't feel the same hate from Georgia fans like he faced during his Florida days. Still, he's doing his best to make Bulldogs supporters just as angry about the Gamecocks. Spurrier has turned around a series in recent years owned by Georgia since the school's first played football in 1894.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Brad Keselowski was probably a dark horse at best to win the Sprint Cup championship a year ago. This year, he's got his money on a long shot. The defending NASCAR champion likes Penske Racing teammate Joey Logano to win the championship. Assuming, of course, Keselowski himself can't defend his own title.