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Brady sets record for QB wins in Patriots’ 26-10 victory

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on Dec. 04, 2016, at 6:28 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Dec. 2, 2016

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:12 p.m.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) runs for a gain after a catch during an Oct. 30 game at Buffalo. Gronkowski reportedly faces back surgery and will miss at least eight weeks.

Patriots’ Gronkowski to undergo back surgery

By The Sports Xchange on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4:27 p.m.
University of Maine football coach Jack Cosgrove gives instructions during their team scrimmage at Morse Field in Orono in this May 2015 file photo.

Former UMaine football coach to receive prestigious award

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 29, 2016, at 4 p.m.
Jack Cosgrove, who compiled 129 wins at UMaine, will be honored at the New England Football Writers’ annual captains and awards banquet.

Big Ten a big pain for College Football Playoff system

By David Wharton, Los Angeles Times on Nov. 28, 2016, at 9:46 p.m.
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Chiefs rally to beat Broncos, 30-27, on banked-in field goal in epic overtime win

By Terez A. Paylor, The Kansas City Star on Nov. 28, 2016, at 9:44 p.m.

‘Thursday Night Football’ may become a thing of the past

By Cindy Boren, The Washington Post on Nov. 28, 2016, at 7:40 p.m.
Almost no one — not coaches, players, most fans and pundits — cares much for the NFL’s “Thursday Night Football” games and now there’s a report that the league will be taking a hard look at the package that brings in hundreds of millions of dollars even as it turns off viewers.

Sports briefs for Nov. 28, 2016

By Wire Service Reports on Nov. 28, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Husson's John Smith (left) tries to break free from a tackle by Gallaudet's Jamie Cumberbatch during their football game at the Winkin Sports Complex in Bangor in this October 2016 file photo.

Husson football trio earns All-New England honors

on Nov. 28, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
John Smith is one of three Eagles who have been named to the New England Football Writers Division II/III All-New England Team.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady throws the ball during the second quarter against the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on Sunday.

Brady rallies Pats past Jets, earns 200th win

By Jerry Beach, The Sports Xchange on Nov. 27, 2016, at 10:33 p.m.
Jimmy Hayes of the Boston Bruins (left), pictured during a Nov. 24 game against  Ottawa, scored a goal for his first point in 36 games on Sunday as the Bruins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-1.

Hayes ends goal drought in Bruins’ 4-1 win

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on Nov. 27, 2016, at 5:08 p.m.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) runs the ball in for a touchdown against Washington Redskins outside linebacker Preston Smith (94) in the fourth quarter on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Prescott, Cowboys top Redskins for 10th straight win

By The Sports Xchange on Nov. 25, 2016, at 6:25 a.m.
Quarterback Dak Prescott completed 17 passes for 195 yards, ran for one touchdown and tossed a scoring strike to Terrence Williams as the Dallas Cowboys ran off with a 31-26 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday before 93,099 at AT&T Stadium.
San Francisco 49ers starting quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) leaves the field after the 49ers 30-17 loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California.

Colin Kaepernick grilled by Miami Dolphins reporter over Fidel Castro shirt

By Des Bieler, The Washington Post on Nov. 24, 2016, at 9:26 a.m.
The shirt depicted scenes from a 1960 meeting between Castro and Malcolm X, and it bore the phrase, “Like minds think alike.”

TV, radio sports schedule for Nov. 24, 2016

on Nov. 23, 2016, at 2:26 p.m.
The Buffalo Bills defense tries to tackle New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) during an Oct. 30 game at Buffalo, New York. Gronkowski is not expected to play Sunday against the New York Jets as he continues to recover from a chest injury.

Pats’ Gronkowski not expected to play against Jets

By The Sports Xchange on Nov. 23, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.

UMaine places nine players on All-CAA football teams

on Nov. 22, 2016, at 6:24 p.m.

Baylor University athletic official charged with assaulting reporter

By Jon Herskovitz, Reuters on Nov. 22, 2016, at 6:15 p.m.
A Baylor University athletic official has been arrested in Texas on suspicion of assaulting a reporter after a football game this month.
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University of Maine's Josh Mack (right) pushes for yards past New Hampshire's Pop Lacey (center) and Casey DeAndrade during their football game Saturday at Alfond Stadium at the University of Maine in Orono.

UMaine football team has solid season in transition under new coach

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 21, 2016, at 3 p.m.
“This isn’t how we wanted the season to end, but we definitely set the footprint for years to come.”
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) celebrates with teammate Danny Amendola (80) as they walk off the field after defeating the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. New England won 30-17.

Brady throws 4 TDs as Patriots top 49ers

By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange on Nov. 20, 2016, at 10:39 p.m.

UNH, UMaine football summary

on Nov. 20, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.