Vikings' Peterson: 'I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser' (3:59PM)

The Minnesota Vikings are reinstating Adrian Peterson this week after he was charged with child abuse and say he will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. (read more)
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PISCATAWAY, N.J. Some random thoughts after a less-than-dominant but still quite-impressive 3-0 start for Penn State ... Maybe, everybody ultimately is going to be happy down the road after what happened at High Point Solutions Stadium on Saturday night. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A The Scranton senior running back rushed for 248 yards on 25 carries, scored on runs of 24, 2 and 67 yards and had a 50-yard punt return for another score in the Knights’ 27-0 victory over Wallenpaupack on Friday. (read more)
Rivalries can send emotions to a fever pitch, but they can also lead to respect and mutual admiration. And while Riverside and Dunmore’s girls basketball programs will continue to try to beat each other on the court, the head coaches of both schools are joining forces in what may be a first-of-its-kind clinic. (read more)
The University of Scranton women’s tennis team overcame a one-point deficit after doubles play and won four of the six singles matches to defeat Wilkes University, 5-4, at the Royal Courts on Sunday. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A The High School Football Game of the Week on NEPA's ESPN Radio with Tom Ferguson and Mike Slusser. (read more)

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Photo: N/A, License: N/A The High School Football Game of the Week on NEPA's ESPN Radio with Tom Ferguson and Mike Slusser. (read more)
Abington Heights The girls basketball program will host an eight-team junior high tournament next month with all games to be played at the high school from Oct. 9-13. Games will be played Thursday and Friday evenings, Saturday morning and Monday night. (read more)
Scranton Prep is upping its game. Having several of their key players returning from a basketball team that finished last season 20-3, the Cavaliers have upgraded their 2014-15 nonleague schedule. (read more)
GIRLS TENNIS CLASS AAA W L Abington Heights 9 0 Wallenpaupack 7 2 Scranton 5 4 Delaware Valley 3 5 CLASS AA W L Scranton Prep 9 0 North Pocono 8 1 Valley View 6 3 Honesdale 6 3 Montrose 5 4 Dunmore 3 6 Mid Valley 3 6 Elk Lake 2 6 Western Wayne 2 7 Holy Cr (read more)