Leland's Frank Herzog describes his 25 years of being the voice of the Washington Redskins. Photo John Rendleman/WWAY
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EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Voice of the Washington Redskins; Leland’s Frank Herzog

Leland resident Frank Herzog was the voice of the Washington Redskins for 25 years. If you're a Redskins fan you probably remember hearing Herzog on the radio. In fact he did play-by-play at three Super Bowls.
Casey Barth gets a chuckle when he realizes his brother's kick is good at the Casey Barth/Connor Barth kicking clinic in Wilmington on July 12, 2016. Photo John Rendleman/WWAY
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Connor & Casey Barth hold annual kicking clinic at Hoggard

Connor and Casey Barth held their annual free kicking clinic at Hoggard High School on Tuesday.
Buddy Ryan (Photo: ZUMA Press/MGN)
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Buddy Ryan, NFL coach and defensive mastermind, dies at 85

Buddy Ryan, who coached two defenses that won Super Bowl titles and whose twin sons Rex and Rob have been successful NFL coaches, has died. He was 85.
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Football player, 13, dies after conditioning workout

Guilford County school officials say a 13-year-old boy has died a day after getting sick at football practice.
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UAB’s Gregory Bryant declared brain dead day after shooting

Authorities in West Palm Beach say UAB running back Gregory Bryant has been declared brain dead, a day after he was found shot in a car on Interstate 95 in South Florida.
Joe Gore
3 months ago
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East Columbus grad Joe Gore signs with Washington Redskins

East Columbus High grad Joe Gore signed with the Washington Redskins over the weekend. Gore and the Clemson Tigers lost to Alabama in the national championship football game in January. He's now going to try to showcase his talent on the pro level.
Alex Highsmith
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Former Ashley football standout starting to make an impact for Charlotte 49ers

Former Ashley High football standout Alex Highsmith led the Charlotte 49ers in tackles over the weekend at Green-White football game.
3 months ago
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Brady’s ‘Deflategate’ suspension reinstated by appeals court

A U.S. Appeals court today reinstated the suspension levied against New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
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NFL exec admits to CTE-football head trauma link

An NFL official has acknowledged a link between football and the brain disease CTE for the first time.
Charles "C.J." Elliott and Isaiah Yates (Photo: WTVD)
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2 North Carolina prep football players die in wreck

Authorities say two college-bound prep football players died in a wreck in southern Pitt County.