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03/16/2010 - 11:49am
Patriots working out Sapp
By: DJ Bean

Clemson defensive end/outside linebacker Ricky Sapp is currently in a private workout with the Patriots, he confirmed to WEEI.com on Tuesday. Sapp is considered to be among the elite pass-rushers in a very deep draft, and unlike many of the 4-3 ends who would convert to outside linebacker in the Patriots' 3-4, Sapp saw a great deal of playing time standing up in his final season at Clemson. For a closer look at Sapp, click here. For more on the Patriots, see the It Is What It Is blog.


03/16/2010 - 10:33am
Bracket 101: Deja vu for Vermont?

The Swedish Chef himself would be proud of the delectable smorgasbord the tournament committee has cooked up for this year’s main course of college hoops action. The committee did a great job of creating compelling matchups in the first round and beyond. One of the best dates happens to feature the University of Vermont, the only New England team to make tournament this year. Check out Bracket 101 for a preview of the Vermont-Syracuse game, projected Sweet 16 teams, a recap of Boston College's season, a look at Ohio State's superstar and a glance at another Buckeye who sits at the end of the bench. Click here to read the complete Bracket 101 entry.

 

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03/16/2010 - 10:32am
WR Gilyard will work out for Pats

Wide receiver Mardy Gilyard said he is scheduled to hold a workout with the Patriots on Tuesday. The 6-foot, 187-pound receiver out of Cincinnati, who told the National Football Post about the scheduled workout early Tuesday, caught 87 passes for 1,191 yards and 11 touchdowns for the Bearcats last season. In addition to Gilyard, the Patriots are scheduled to check out former Cincinnati QB Tony Pike later this afternoon. For more Patriots news, check out our football blog, It Is What It Is.
 


03/16/2010 - 10:24am
Tiger: Return slated for Masters

Tiger Woods made it official Tuesday, announcing that he will make his return to golf at The Masters, scheduled for April 8-11 at Augusta, Ga.

 

"The Masters is where I won my first major and I view this tournament with great respect. After a long and necessary time away from the game, I feel like I'm ready to start my season at Augusta," Woods said in a statement.

 

"The major championships have always been a special focus in my career and, as a professional, I think Augusta is where I need to be, even though it's been a while since I last played."

 

Read the full story here.


03/16/2010 - 6:00am
Mashup: Andrews' stalker sentenced

The man who videotaped ESPN reporter Erin Andrews while she was naked in her hotel room was sentenced to 2-1/2 years in prison and received no sympathy from Andrews, who said the sentence wasn't long enough. Also, the Giants won the coin toss to open the new Giants Stadium ahead of the Jets, but the Jets aren't happy with the process. Get details on those stories, plus find links to the rest of the day's news along with videos, trivia at more, at Tuesday's Morning Mashup.


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