<![CDATA[Sports Columns & Blogs |]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/ en-us Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:54:22 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:54:22 EDT Columns & Blogs 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Names and faces change, but essential NC Stateness does not http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article186259198.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 18:18:55 EST

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NC State surprises everyone but itself in upset of No. 2 Arizona http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article186193533.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Nov 2017 22:54:59 EST

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Replace Dale Jr.? A fool’s errand, so here’s what NASCAR needs to do instead http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article186210578.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:15:02 EST

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Key to Hornets’ victory over Minnesota? Guys who took 17 shots to score 10 points http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article186210513.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:14:40 EST

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Week 12 NFL picks: What to do after Saints were both thrilling and disappointing http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article186210478.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:14:21 EST

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Short takes: Hey, Miami Hurricanes! It’s about time U arrived ... http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article186210418.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:13:59 EST

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Panthers QB Cam Newton is so much more than Super Man, petulance, postgame outfits http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article186210358.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Nov 2017 09:13:34 EST

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Week 12 fantasy football rankings: Was Ben Roethlisberger a one-hit wonder? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/fantasy-football-blog/article186115683.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:25:41 EST

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Emeka Emezie apologizes, but this NC State loss was bigger than any one player http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article185495543.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:30:53 EST

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Jeff Capel back on bench as Duke mourns his father http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article185361598.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:08:02 EST

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Nic Batum better get in game shape quickly – the Charlotte Hornets need a spark http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/scott-fowler/article184912923.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:00:00 EST

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How will UNC, Duke and NC State do this football season? The story for Week 12. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article185178278.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:54:17 EST

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N.C. State’s reality check comes early, but Wolfpack has answer http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article185138443.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:53:55 EST

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Fantasy football: With every-down backs almost non-existent, how to evaluate RBs http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/fantasy-football-blog/article185013773.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:37:00 EST

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For the moment, North Carolina’s most important player is Luke Maye http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article184907878.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 15 Nov 2017 23:17:10 EST

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Whether he wins the Heisman or not, Bryce Love already has made (local) history http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article184939993.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:51:03 EST

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Week 11 fantasy football rankings: It could be a huge week for Chiefs’ Alex Smith http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/fantasy-football-blog/article185000283.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 13:53:30 EST

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What you need to know, in short order, about me, tailgating and Waffle House http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article184944403.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:13:24 EST

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Remembering the age when Charlotte was ruled by wrestlers at Bennigan’s http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article184944163.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:12:54 EST

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Week 11 NFL picks: Improvement! What a concept! http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article184944088.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:12:32 EST

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Short takes: On paying commissioners, catching the Saints, and the Hornets’ next act http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article184944008.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:12:07 EST

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Lots about win over Dolphins, including one Cam Newton play, showed who Panthers are http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/tom-sorensen-blog/article184943868.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:11:36 EST

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Rae Carruth’s prison release nears as son he wanted dead turns 18 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/scott-fowler/article184582583.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:59:00 EST

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L-u-u-u-ke: On a night for Panthers offense, Kuechly comes up with biggest play of all http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/scott-fowler/article184479223.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 14 Nov 2017 01:51:46 EST

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Panthers crush Dolphins 45-21 behind 5 straight offensive touchdowns http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/scott-fowler/article184469423.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 23:35:15 EST

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No more shenanigans! Grayson Allen’s final year at Duke will take shape Tuesday night. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article184393108.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:50:20 EST

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You won’t believe Jon Gruden’s prediction for the Carolina Panthers http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/scott-fowler/article184188831.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 12 Nov 2017 08:00:00 EST

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How will UNC, Duke and NC State do this football season? The story for Week 11. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article183630416.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 09:54:38 EST

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Can Duke, UNC and NC State beat their basketball expectations? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/luke-decock/article183705061.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 15:00:42 EST

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The times are (always) a-changing. Here’s a new top QB in fantasy football’s Week 10. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/fantasy-football-blog/article183607841.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Nov 2017 08:01:00 EST

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