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Celta beats Levante 3-0 to ruin coach's debut

VIGO, Spain (AP) Celta Vigo striker Joaquin Larrivey scored two goals to help beat Levante 3-0 and deal coach Lucas Alcaraz a disappointing debut on Friday. Celta dominated throughout, and Larrivey opened the scoring after a team move in the 27th before nodding in a rebound of Manuel ''Nolito'' Agudo's strike in the 83rd. Goalkeeper Diego Marino then let Alex...
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Judge stops New Jersey from allowing sports betting after request from pro leagues, NCAA

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) Judge stops New Jersey from allowing sports betting after request from pro leagues, NCAA.
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Students: Nixing football sends no-hazing message

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) Students at a suburban Philadelphia high school say officials have sent a strong anti-hazing message by canceling the rest of the football season. But teens at Central Bucks High School West differ on whether the punishment is appropriate. The community missed its annual pep rally and homecoming game Friday against a crosstown rival. District Superintendent...
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Percy Harvin set for new start with Jets

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Percy Harvin was asked if he was ready to make his debut Sunday with the New York Jets against the Buffalo Bills. ''Yes, sir,'' Harvin replied politely after practice Friday. And does the talented but maligned wide receiver, acquired last week from the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks for a conditional draft pick, expect to play...
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Mercy rule dispute erupts over football league for 8-year-olds

There is a dispute over sportsmanship in a football league in Georgia . . . in a league including 8-year-olds. The problem in the Gwinnett Football League, according to CBS46, arose when Elijah Burrell intercepted a pass and scored a touchdown last Saturday. The issue: The Lawrenceville Black Knights were leading Collins Hill, 32-0, and that touchdown upped the difference to 38-0...
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Cologne add fuel to Dutt's hotseat after win at Werder Bremen

Anthony Ujah scored the goal which kept Werder Bremen winless in their so-far disastrous Bundesliga campaign as Cologne collected a 1-0 road victory Friday night. Werder Bremen, which left the field hearing the disfavor of their home fans, remains buried at the bottom of the Bundesliga with only four draws and four points from nine matches. Newly-promoted Cologne, now ninth after...
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Big audiences for new CBS Thursday night NFL games

NEW YORK (AP) CBS's new Thursday night NFL package drew big audiences despite a string of blowouts. The Broncos' 35-21 win over the Chargers on Thursday was the last of seven straight games to air on CBS, with simulcasts on NFL Network. The broadcasts now switch to NFL Network only. Five of the matchups were decided by at least two touchdowns, including three by more than...
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Union questions NFL's domestic violence plan

NEW YORK (AP) The players' union has questioned why the NFL's domestic violence training and education program ''treats all players as perpetrators.'' In a memo sent to NFL Players Association members by Executive Director DeMaurice Smith and obtained by The Associated Press, the union also said the plan ''doesn't build a positive consensus to...
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Blackhawks-Blues Preview

Frustrations are starting to grow for St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock, who hasn't been pleased with his team's recent efforts. His tune isn't likely to change with the Chicago Blackhawks coming to town Saturday night for a rematch of last season's playoff series between these Central Division rivals. St. Louis (2-3-1) is coming off a pair of ugly defeats, 3-0...
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Bremen loses 1-0 at home to Cologne in Bundesliga

BERLIN (AP) Werder Bremen slumped to a 1-0 home loss to Cologne on Friday, piling the pressure on coach Robin Dutt as the club remains rooted to the bottom of the Bundesliga. Anthony Ujah's 59th-minute strike was enough for promoted Cologne to climb provisionally ninth, while Bremen remains on four points after failing to win any of its opening nine games. Ujah scored one minute...
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QB Garrett Grayson breaking Colorado State records

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) Garrett Grayson is a little astounded - humbled and honored, too - by all the storied names he's leapfrogged on his way up Colorado State's career passing list. These were iconic QBs in program history he eclipsed: Bradlee Van Pelt, Caleb Hanie, Moses Moreno, Terry Nugent and finally, last weekend against Utah State, Kelly Stouffer, who held the...
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Nadal to have season-ending appendicitis surgery

  Rafael Nadal will have season-ending appendicitis surgery next month, ruling him out of the upcoming Paris Masters and the ATP finals in London. Nadal announced the decision Friday after losing to 17-year-old Borna Coric in a sub-par performance in the quarterfinals of the Swiss Indoors in Basel. He said he made the decision last week to undergo surgery on Nov. 3, and that his...
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Toronto FC-Revolution Preview

Although there's little significance to their regular-season finale, the New England Revolution are committed to taking their torrid stretch into the playoffs. Already guaranteed second place in the Eastern Conference, the Revolution will try to earn a ninth victory in 11 games Saturday night when they face a Toronto FC club that's set to miss the postseason once again. New...
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Redskins need rookie Murphy to manage his smarts

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The good news is that Trent Murphy has a Stanford degree. The bad news, in some respects, is that Trent Murphy has a Stanford degree. The rookie linebacker will make his first NFL start Monday night when the Washington Redskins play the Dallas Cowboys, and the challenge will be not to let his smarts hinder his instincts. ''He's a Stanford grad, so he...
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Royals shift Cain to tricky right field for Game 3

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Royals outfielder Lorenzo Cain was moved from center field to right for Game 3 of the World Series to boost defense in one of AT&T Park's trickiest positions. Kansas City manager Ned Yost made the move Friday night with the best-of-seven matchup 1-all. Usual right fielder Nori Aoki was not in the starting lineup, while Jarrod Dyson was starting in center...
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Danica upset after boyfriend misses race, questions diversity program

Give Danica Patrick credit for standing by her man. After Patrick's boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. failed to qualify for last weekend's GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway, Patrick marched down to the NASCAR hauler to complain. Stenhouse failed to make the race because his Roush Fenway Racing Ford wasn't fast enough to make the race on speed -- and being 27th in owner...
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Nick Foles taking fewer sacks, throwing more picks

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Eagles quarterback Nick Foles is taking fewer sacks but throwing more interceptions. Any correlation? ''Well, that might be a good thing to check out,'' Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur said. ''I think each sack and each turnover are isolated plays. There is really no common theme.'' Getting rid of the ball quickly to avoid...
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Colts' Wayne out vs. Steelers with elbow injury

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne will not play in the team's game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday because of an elbow injury. Wayne was initially listed as day-to-day before being ruled out Friday by coach Chuck Pagano. Wayne has caught 38 passes for 434 yards and one touchdown this season. He was not available for comment Friday. Pagano...
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Bears' Briggs doubtful with rib injury

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs will likely miss his third straight game because of a rib injury. The seven-time Pro Bowl player is listed as doubtful for Sunday's game at New England. Fellow starting linebacker Jon Bostic (back) is also doubtful, while cornerback Kyle Fuller (hip, hand) is probable. Right tackle Jordan Mills (foot) is questionable...
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Top offenses clash when Cougars host Wildcats

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) There's fast and then there's Arizona vs. Washington State fast. The teams with the two best offenses in the Pac-12 like to play quickly and they put up big numbers offensively while doing it. The big question when No. 15 Arizona (5-1, 2-1) visits Washington State (2-5, 1-3) on Saturday may be whether the Cougars can even slow the Wildcats down. Washington...
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The strike zone has changed a lot this October

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Adam Sandler and Shaq's penis: Watch an animation of the fantastic encounter

Love or hate the past decade of Adam Sandler's comedic work (and the box office numbers say there's plenty in the former camp), you're going to really enjoy this animated story about the time he just had to see Shaq's junk. "I've got to see Shaq's penis," Sandler recalled. "I just can't pass up that opportunity." The actor-comedian...
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Google exec sets records with leap from near-space

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) A Google executive has broken the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert after taking a leap from the edge of space. Alan Eustace's supersonic jump early Friday from a high-altitude, helium-filled balloon is part of a project by Paragon Space Development Corp. and its Stratospheric Explorer team. The goal is to...
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Bo Wallace's Hot Hairstylist Becomes Internet Famous

Every time I think the SEC can't get more ridiculous, it does.  Last week Busted Coverage -- a very entertaining site in its own right -- had the story of a hot Nashville-area hairstylist who cut Bo Wallace's hair. A bunch of you Tweeted me the link and of course I clicked on Marissa Martin's pictures and thought, "Okay, that's a hot chick who cuts hair."...
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Milano taken off injured list, joins OHL Plymouth

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated forward Sonny Milano off the injured non-roster list and assigned him to the Ontario Hockey League's Plymouth Whalers. Milano sustained a facial fracture at the NHL Prospects Tournament in September. The 18-year-old spent the past two seasons with the United States National Team Development Program in Ann Arbor, Michigan...
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