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Welcome To Miami! Mike Pouncey, a Miami Dolphin!!!

After lots of suspense, and with some appealing prospects still on the board, the Miami Dolphins went ahead and addressed their needs in the interior of the offensive line by choosing Mike Pouncey out of the University of Florida in the first round of the 2011 NFL Draft at No. 15. He took over at center for the Gators last year after his twin brother, Maurkice, left for the pros and made an immediate impact for the Pittsburgh Steelers as the 18th overall pick. Watch Mike Pouncey Announced By Roger Goodell Mike Pouncey College Highlights Mike Pouncey Conference Call Transcript Jeff Ireland Press Conference Transcript At 6-foot-5 and 303 pounds, Pouncey has the versatility to play guard or center and he even played a little defensive tackle as a freshman for the Gators. By going 15th overall to Miami, Pouncey fulfilled his goal of going higher than his brother and ...

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01.23.11 & 01.30.11 Lakeland Adult Baseball League Open Tryouts

18+ up welcome to come to the FREE open tryout being held by the Lakeland USSSA Adult Baseball Officials Tryout Date: Sunday Jan 23, 2011 & Jan 30th, 2011 Registration Time: 9:30am Location: Duff Field 2020 Green Road & Duff Road Lakeland, FL Bring Glove & optional Bat (wood), Cleats, etc. Normal Game Gear For more information please contact: Rodney Thompson, League President 863.797.2795 or email [email protected]

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Urban Meyer stepping down after six seasons as Florida coach

We read this article and wanted to offer our thoughts…. Could it be!!,,,, Tebow & Urban might be re-uniting soon, in Denver?!?! That would be kinda cool! —————- Here’s the article from our friends at USAtoday. —— Urban Meyer is stepping down as Florida coach, according to a release issued by the school. A press conference will be held at 6 p.m. ET to discuss the decision. Meyer and athletic director Jeremy Foley will be at the press conference. Urban Meyer has won two national championships in six seasons with Florida. CAPTION By Kim Klement, US Presswire Meyer, 46, told Foley over the weekend that he was contemplating resigning and the two finalized the plan Tuesday. Read more…

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Lakeland Dreadnaughts 29 , Fleming Island 19

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Tampa Bay’s Mike Williams Arrested; Will Play in San Francisco

by Rick Brown *Lakeland Ledger* Tampa Bay rookie wide receiver Mike Williams who was arrested early Friday for speeding and suspicion of DUI, will travel and play in San Francisco, head coach Raheem Morris said. According to the St. Petersburg Times, Williams was pulled over around 3 a.m. this morning for driving 57 mph in a 45 mph zone and weaving. Two tests found his blood-alcohol level below the state limit of .08, but Williams failed a field-sobriety test, smelled of alcohol and had glassy eyes. A urine test was conducted to see if there is anything else in his system and is pending. He was released shortly after 8 a.m. after posting $500 bail. He did not practice on Friday but is going to San Francisco, the Bucs said. Read more….

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Lakeland High School Volleyball Falls Short

Lakeland High School’s battleed against East Lake High School during their FHSAA Girls Volleyball Class 5-A semifinal match at The Lakeland Center Friday. East Lake won the match in three straight sets.

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