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Mallard Creek’s 56-14 second round N.C. Class 4AA football playoff victory over Butler on Friday at Mallard Creek didn’t start out the way it ended.

The Charlotte 49ers are playing – yet again – for the championship of another early-season basketball tournament on Sunday.

Orlando certainly had Magic on Friday night. It made all of the Charlotte Hornets’ 23-point second-half lead disappear in a 105-100 NBA victory at Time Warner Cable Arena.

Adrian Peterson's hearing for the appeal of his suspension will be held on Dec. 2. And it will not be in front of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

When they get back from their bye-week break, the Carolina Panthers will spend the next five weeks trying to straddle evaluating for the future and winning now in a division that has featured little of it.

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