AP-Tennessee Sports Digest
Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Tennessee. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Nashville bureau at (615) 373-9988 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Central.
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Tennessee Titans upgraded their secondary by signing cornerback Malcolm Butler, and safety Kevin Byard is coming off an All-Pro season. Mix in veteran Logan Ryan and Adoree Jackson going into their second seasons together, it’s a group with high expectations for the season. By Pro Football Writer Teresa M. Walker. UPCOMING: 600 words by 6 p.m., photos.
ON BASKETBALL-HALL OF FAME GAME
NEW YORK — The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame and the WNBA are trying to think outside of the box to help generate more interest in the sport. Playing a regular season WNBA game in Knoxville, Tennessee, as part of Hall of Fame weekend would certainly be a win-win situation for both entities. By Basketball Writer Doug Feinberg. SENT: 660 words, photo.
EXCHANGE CODY NITE RODEO
CODY, Wyo. — Last year the lament behind the chutes at Stampede Park of “Where have all the bareback riders gone?” was not part of a country song, but a daily question for Cody Nite Rodeo in Wyoming.
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