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Latest Stories Tony Pauline: Pro Day Trackerupdated: Wed Apr 04 2012 17:34:00's draft analyst Tony Pauline of checks in daily with news and notes about top prospects participating in pro days. Tony Pauline: Small school prospects stand out amongst combine's DBsupdated: Tue Feb 28 2012 15:34:00

Defensive backs took the field Tuesday for the final day of combine workouts. More than a half-dozen NFL prospects cracked the 4.4-second markin the 40 on a day that saw several small school and lesser-known players stand out. Here's the final edition of risers and sliders from the 2012 combine. Tony Pauline: Hill, Blackmon top speedy group of receivers at combineupdated: Sun Feb 26 2012 17:15:00

A surprisingly fast group of receivers took to the field Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium and impressed scouts, performing beyond expectations. Almost a half dozen receivers leave the combine with improved draft grades. Here's a breakdown on the receivers and tight ends.

Olympic memories: Beamon's leapupdated: Tue Jul 08 2008 23:28:00

The modern Olympics have, in their 104-year history, seen the setting, and breaking, of numerous world records.

Carl Lewisupdated: Mon Jul 07 2008 03:37:00

Named in 1999 as the male "athlete of the century" by the International Association of Athletics Federations, Carl Lewis embodied the Olympic motto -- "Citius, altius, fortius" (Faster, higher, stronger). Jones Formally Stripped of Medalsupdated: Wed Dec 12 2007 09:00:00

The IOC formally stripped Marion Jones of her five Olympic medals Wednesday, wiping her name from the record books following her admission that she was a drug cheat

Deconstructing Marion Jonesupdated: Tue Oct 09 2007 04:33:00

CNN Sports' Larry Smith discusses Marion Jones' doping confession.

Jones returns Olympic medalsupdated: Tue Oct 09 2007 04:33:00

Disgraced track star Marion Jones has returned her Olympic medals after pleading guilty to lying to federal agents about her use of steroids, U.S. Olympic chief Peter Ueberroth said Monday. Two-sport star learned grade lesson from his motherupdated: Tue Jun 26 2007 00:25:00

A collage that hangs in the bedroom of Valley (New Kensington, Pa.) senior Toney Clemons features the numerous accolades and newspaper clippings he's accrued as a football and track star. Pro Day Risers and Slidersupdated: Fri Mar 23 2007 11:07:00

The third full week of March saw some terrific pro-day performances and other major news that is bound to shake up draft boards around the NFL. Draft Risers and Slidersupdated: Fri Mar 16 2007 09:51:00

Many of the nation's top prospects have performed for NFL decision-makers at their college pro days and draft boards have shifted dramatically.

Williams-Darling delivers a doubleupdated: Wed Aug 10 2005 08:06:00

Olympic champion Tonique Williams-Darling of Bahamas battled through torrential rain to win the women's world 400 meters title on Wednesday.

Halkia win sends Athens crowd wildupdated: Wed Aug 25 2004 15:34:00

Greek sensation Fani Halkia blitzed to gold in the Olympic women's 400 meters hurdles on Wednesday to send the home crowd wild.

Isinbayeva soars to new world bestupdated: Sun Jun 27 2004 12:45:00

Yelena Isinbayeva of Russia broke her own women's world pole vault record at a Grand Prix meeting in Gateshead, England on Sunday.

Beamon's leapupdated: Thu Jun 03 2004 07:31:00

The modern Olympics have, in their 104-year history, seen the setting, and breaking, of numerous world records.

Lewis and Jones in long jump date updated: Thu Apr 29 2004 07:30:00

Britain's Olympic heptathlon champion Denise Lewis lines up against American Marion Jones in the long jump at the Gateshead grand prix on June 27.

Jones to face Drechsler in Ostravaupdated: Wed Apr 28 2004 11:48:00

Triple Olympic champion Marion Jones will stage a rematch of the 2000 Sydney Olympic long jump final with gold medallist Heike Drechsler on June 8.

Jones set to make outdoor comebackupdated: Wed Apr 14 2004 06:44:00

Marion Jones will run her first outdoor race since September 2002 on Sunday at the Mt. San Antonio College Relays in Walnut, California.

Russians set world indoor recordsupdated: Sat Mar 06 2004 12:10:00

Russia's Tatyana Lebedeva took the world indoor triple jump title in style by equalling and then twice breaking the world record in Budapest on Saturday.

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