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Jared Smith

Newsdesk Contributor

Current, SB Nation New York's College Sports Writer and East Regional News Desk Contributor for SB Nation NY, Boston and Philadelphia. Cover Syracuse University and Rutgers University football; Syracuse, Rutgers, St. John's University and Seton Hall University men's basketball, and all of the Big East Conference (for now). Former Sports Clerk/Writer for the Press & Sun Bulletin in Binghamton, NY. In college, was a Sports Director, Editor and Broadcaster. Intern and reporter for the Rochester Americans (AHL), Knighthawks (MLL) and Redwings (MLB, Triple-A). I am on a mission to help make SB Nation a news gathering juggernaut.

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Steelers sign Brian Hoyer to back up Charlie Batch

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Brian Hoyer Tuesday to back up this week's starting quarterback Charlie Batch. Hoyer tried out for Pittsburgh along with Mike Kafka.

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Flyers' Giroux returns to U.S. to undergo tests

Philadelphia Flyers forward Claude Giroux will return to America to undergo precautionary tests after suffering an injury to his head while playing overseas.

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49ers QB still feeling effects from concussion

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith said Monday he's still feeling some effects from his concussion, which he suffered in last Sunday's 24-24 tie with the St. Louis Rams. Smith did not play...

Mississippi St. routs Arkansas, 45-14

The Mississippi State Bulldogs scored 38-straight point Saturday en route to a dominating 45-14 victory over the Arkansas Razorbacks.

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Neck injury forces Bucs' to place LB Black on IR

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers placed linebacker Quincy Black on injured reserve Tuesday days after the six-year veteran suffered a neck injury during Sunday's 34-24 victory over the San Diego Chargers.

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Leftwich named Steelers 'active stater'

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin named backup quarterback Byron Leftwich the team's "active starter" Tuesday. Lefwich is taking over for injuried starter Ben RoetRoethlisberger, who...

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Mark Recchi advises players to sign CBA

Former long-time NHL veteran and now retiree Mark Recchi is advising NHL player to sign the latest CBA agreement and return to work. Recchi is currently retired.

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Broncos' DE Dumervil suffers strained shoulder

Week 10 of the NFL regular season is in the books, and the biggest injury suffered in the AFC West Division was the Denver Broncos Elvis Dumervil sustaining a strained shoulder. Dumervil is...

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Steelers sloppy in OT victory over Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers edged the Kansas City Chiefs, 16-13, on Monday Night Football. Pittsburgh used an field goal in overtime to complete a comeback victory that saw quarterback Ben...

Oregon claims top spot in latest Coaches' Poll

Saturday's loss of the Alabama Crimson Tide forced the USA Today Coaches' Poll voters to rank the Oregon Ducks as the No. 1 team. The Ducks edged out Kansas state and Notre Dame, which all won this...

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