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It’s almost fantasy football playoff season! Most playoffs start either next week or the week after. Nothing too spectacular happened in the NFL this past week outside of the win-less Oakland Raiders stunning the Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday Night Football. And of course, the New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr.’s phenomenal touchdown grab in …

Week 11 of the 2014 NFL season is now behind us and your fantasy team was likely shocked. In case you missed it: Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning only threw one touchdown to match his pair of interceptions in the Broncos’ embarrassing loss to the St. Louis Rams. Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and his …

(PHOTO COURTESY: The Daily Beacon/KNOXVILLE. Pictured, left to right: A.J. Johnson, Michael Williams) A University of Tennessee student has accused two UT football players of sexually assaulting her in a Knoxville apartment early Sunday morning, according to The Knoxville News Sentinel. In the report, the 19-year-old victim told police she was the victim of rape …

The Tennessee Vols (5-5, 2-4 SEC) routed the Kentucky Wildcats (5-6, 2-6 SEC) 50-16 Saturday in Neyland Stadium, giving Tennessee back-to-back conference wins. “(It was) a very good team victory, but there are many, many things we need to improve on,” Head coach Butch Jones said after the win to UTsports.com. “Every extra point counts, …

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (5-5, 4-2 C-USA) had a chance to become bowl eligible on Saturday for the third year in a row, but instead let it slip through their fingers as they fell 38-28 to the Florida International Panthers (4-7, 3-4 C-USA). After holding a 21-3 lead in the second quarter after three …

(PHOTO: BEN ROBSON/NinerTimes) The Blue Raiders’ hopes for a spot in the C-USA Tournament took a major hit Thursday night, after Middle Tennessee suffered a 3-1 setback against the Charlotte 49ers. With the loss, Charlotte (16-16, 5-10 C-USA) leaped over the Blue Raiders for the eighth and final spot in the C-USA standings, with both …