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NASCAR

Open letter from Kevin Ward Jr.'s aunt, Wendi Ward

Open letter from Kevin Ward Jr.'s aunt, Wendi WardThe following is an open letter to the public from Wendi Ward, the aunt of Kevin Ward Jr. and sister of Kevin Ward. It was read over the phone to USA TODAY Sports.
  • NASCAR
  • 3 days, 11 hours ago
Sports

Vote for Friday Night Frenzy's Team & Game of the Week

Vote for Friday Night Frenzy's Team & Game of the WeekThe team of the week will get their very own pep rally hosted by WCNC's Chris Clark.
  • Sports
  • 1 month ago
Panthers

Payback time: Ravens' Smith eager to face Panthers

Payback time: Ravens' Smith eager to face PanthersWhen he was cut by the Carolina Panthers in March, Steve Smith cried.
  • Panthers
  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
NFL

NFL finds 'no evidence' that it was sent Rice tape

NFL finds 'no evidence' that it was sent Rice tapeThe NFL said Friday it found no evidence that a video of Ray Rice punching his fiancée was delivered to its headquarters, refuting a report late Thursday in which a law enforcement official told The Associated Press that he sent the video to the attention of league...
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 10 hours ago
NFL

Eagles' Peters, Redskins' Baker fined for brawl

Eagles' Peters, Redskins' Baker fined for brawlPhiladelphia Eagles left tackle Jason Peters has been fined $10,000 by the NFL and Washington Redskins nose tackle Chris Baker $8,268 for their roles in a brawl between the teams last Sunday.
  • NFL
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
NASCAR

Tony Stewart says he may not return to sprint cars

Tony Stewart says he may not return to sprint carsFor Tony Stewart, there was no greater joy than escaping his everyday life and climbing behind the wheel of a sprint car. He loves the feel, the way they drive, the purity he finds at all the tiny dirt tracks across the country.
  • NASCAR
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
NCAA

Georgia Southern hammers Appalachian State, 34-14

Georgia Southern hammers Appalachian State, 34-14Georgia Southern hammers Appalachian State, 34-14
  • NCAA
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Motorsports

Tony Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident

Tony Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accidentTony Stewart says crash was '100 percent' accident
  • Motorsports
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
High School

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell High School

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell High SchoolTeam of the Week: Ardrey Kell High School
  • High School
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
High School

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell cheerleaders

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell cheerleadersTeam of the Week: Ardrey Kell cheerleaders
  • High School
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
High School

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's band

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's bandTeam of the Week: Ardrey Kell's band
  • High School
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
High School

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's homecoming week

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's homecoming weekTeam of the Week: Ardrey Kell's homecoming week
  • High School
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
High School

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's 'Friends Club'

Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's 'Friends Club'Team of the Week: Ardrey Kell's 'Friends Club'
  • High School
  • 5 days, 19 hours ago
Baseball

Derek Jeter's unbelievable closing act at Yankee Stadium

Derek Jeter's unbelievable closing act at Yankee StadiumDerek Jeter's unbelievable closing act at Yankee Stadium
  • Baseball
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Health

Former Panther Jordan Gross talks 70 lb. weight loss

Former Panther Jordan Gross talks 70 lb. weight lossFormer Panther Jordan Gross talks 70 lb. weight loss
  • Health
  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
NFL

Report: Ray Rice video addressed to NFL security chief

Report: Ray Rice video addressed to NFL security chiefThe video of Ray Rice punching his fiancee inside a casino elevator was sent to NFL headquarters to the attention of league
  • NFL
  • 6 days, 6 hours ago
Money

Charlotte's new soccer team ready to drop millions on stadium

Charlotte's new soccer team ready to drop millions on stadiumOfficials with Charlotte's new soccer team say the team is willing to spend up to $2 million on field upgrades to Memorial Stadium so it can play there starting next year.
  • Money
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Hornets

Charlotte Hornet arrested on domestic assault charge

Charlotte Hornet arrested on domestic assault chargeA current Charlotte Hornets player was arrested early Thursday morning in Michigan on the charge of domestic assault.
  • Hornets
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Panthers

Steve Smith wants to show 'I can still play' vs. Panthers

Steve Smith wants to show 'I can still play' vs. PanthersNot that Steve Smith ever holds back his emotions on the field. But given how amped up he will be to play against his former Carolina Panthers teammates Sunday, might Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco get him the ball early?
  • Panthers
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
NASCAR

Tony Stewart lawyer: Accident reconstruction key

Tony Stewart lawyer: Accident reconstruction keyOn Wednesday morning, a prominent accident reconstruction expert from a Chicago suburb laid out for an Ontario County (N.Y.) grand jury what he determined had preceded the death of Kevin Ward Jr.
  • NASCAR
  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
Panthers

What's to expect from the State vs. Greg Hardy

What's to expect from the State vs. Greg HardyNow, less than two months before his trial, Dave Wagner sat down with two prominent attorneys who strategized the case of State verses Greg Hardy.
  • Panthers
  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Motorsports

Rockingham Speedway could be headed to auction again

Rockingham Speedway could be headed to auction againRockingham Speedway, formerly known as the North Carolina Motor Speedway, is about 80 miles east of Charlotte. It was a regular stop for NASCAR's top series until 10 years ago. And it looks like an effort to bring it back to its glory days-- has fallen short.
  • Motorsports
  • 1 week ago
NASCAR

Grand jury done hearing case vs Tony Stewart

Grand jury done hearing case vs Tony StewartGrand jury done hearing case vs Tony Stewart
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week ago
NASCAR

Grand jury testimony begins in Tony Stewart case

Grand jury testimony begins in Tony Stewart caseOntario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo has convened a grand jury to determine whether charges should be brought against NASCAR driver Tony Stewart for his role in an on-track incident that caused the death of driver Kevin Ward Jr.
  • NASCAR
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
NCAA

Clemson player received death threat after game

Clemson player received death threat after gameClemson coach Dabo Swinney confirmed Tuesday that center Ryan Norton received death threats on a social media account Sunday, one day after the Tigers' 23-17 overtime loss against No. 1 Florida State.
  • NCAA
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Panthers

Panthers fullback Tolbert to miss at least 8 games

Panthers fullback Tolbert to miss at least 8 gamesPanthers All-Pro fullback Mike Tolbert will miss at least eight games with a hairline fracture in his left leg.
  • Panthers
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Crime

Woman says Rob Bironas tried to run her off road

Woman says Rob Bironas tried to run her off roadIn an emotional 911 call, a woman at the scene of the fatal accident involving Rob Bironas described a troubling run-in with the former Titans kicker moments before he crashed.
  • Crime
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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