10:30 AM: Clarke County, Georgia health officials believe 16 children became ill at an Athens water splash pad party due to a parasite passed on by an infected person with diarrhea.
10:15 AM: Former Rutgers & Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Greg Schiano has sold his Piscataway, New Jersey home for $1.35 million, the highest price ever paid for a Piscataway residential listing.
10:00 AM: Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell & LeGarrette Blount were arrested on marijuana possession charges after being pulled over in Ross Township, Pennsylvania on Wednesday. Bell was also charged with DUI.
9:00 PM: Football Scoop reports that during this summer's practice camp, the Abilene Christian University football team went on a two-day "Manhood Retreat" where they talked about God & spirituality but not about football.
8:00 PM: Little League World Series pitcher Mo'ne Davis received a call from UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma earlier this week after she told ESPN she hopes to someday play for the Huskies.
7:30 PM: The Penn State-Central Florida football game scheduled for August 30 in Dublin, Ireland could be in jeopardy due to a possibly erupting volcano in Iceland. An Icelandic volcano eruption in 2010 caused the cancellation of over 100,000 flights in Europe.
7:00 PM: Recently retired NFL tight end Tony Gonzalez tells Newsday that he predicts the Denver Broncos will go undefeated this season & beat Seattle in a Super Bowl rematch.
6:45 PM: NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will not compete in Saturday's Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Speedway in Tennessee. It will be Stewart's third straight missed race since being involved in an in-race accident that killed driver Kevin Ward Jr.
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