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FSU fans lash out at Jameis Winston 'snitches,' totally miss the point

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston reportedly screamed a vulgar sexual phrase on campus and was suspended by the school for the first half of the Seminoles' games against Clemson on Saturday. The incident apparently happened in the middle of the student union on campus, in front of many witnesses. Some of them took to Twitter to describe the scene. Several outlets picked...
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10 Things to See in Sports: AP's top sports photos

Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports. Images from this week include an unintentionally acrobatic chase for a foul ball during a baseball game in Kansas City, Missouri; Phoenix Mercury players celebrating their WNBA championship; and a player-powered soccer pitch in Rio de Janeiro. This gallery contains photos...
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Jameis Winston incidents timeline

Nov. 25, 2012: A woman calls 911 to report that there are two men on a bike path on the Florida State University campus with what appears to be a black, long-barreled pistol. Police respond and draw their guns as they approach Jameis Winston and his roommate and teammate, Chris Casher, and ultimately handcuff them. The two tell the officer they were shooting at squirrels with a pellet...
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Morneau collects 6 RBI as Rockies hang 16 runs on first-place Dodgers

  Justin Morneau tied a season high with six RBI, including five as part of an eight-run first inning against spot starter Carlos Frias, and the Colorado Rockies routed the National League West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 16-2 on Wednesday. Morneau hit a three-run homer and a two-run single in the opening frame as the last-place Rockies chased Frias (0-1) after just two outs. Morneau...
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Moore anxious to get on field for Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) Lance Moore played a cheerleader role when a lingering groin injury forced the Pittsburgh wide receiver to miss the first two weeks of the season. The eight-year veteran provided Justin Brown with a second set of eyes, offering counsel and encouragement when he could. That kind of leadership is one of the reasons the Steelers brought Moore in after a standout career...
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Raiders-Patriots Preview

Despite winning decisively last week, the New England Patriots' usual dynamic offense didn't surface. Tom Brady and the Patriots' passing game have been particularly subpar, and he'll try to get that back on track in Sunday's home opener against the winless Oakland Raiders. New England bounced back from a season-opening loss in Miami with a 30-7 rout of Minnesota...
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Arrest made in burglary of Pacers star Paul George's home

  Police have arrested a man in connection with the April burglary at the Indianapolis home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George. Indianapolis police say 43-year-old Michael Lewis of Whitestown was arrested Wednesday on burglary and theft charges for the April 28 break-in during which George's platinum All-Star ring valued at $15,000 was taken. Police say detectives believe the...
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Payton: With Ingram out, Saints other RBs ready

METAIRIE, La. (AP) New Orleans' running game has been the least of coach Sean Payton's worries during the Saints' first two games. The coach expects that to remain the case, even with his most productive rusher, Mark Ingram, sidelined by a broken hand. Payton said Ingram, who has averaged 6 yards per carry and scored three touchdowns, won't be able to play Sunday...
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Bush clarifies remarks on disciplining daughter

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush tried Wednesday to clarify remarks he made on a radio show about how he might discipline his 1-year-old daughter. Bush told WFAN on Tuesday he ''definitely will discipline her harshly'' and indicated he would consider spanking his child, although it was not clear if Bush meant he was already using that...
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FANTASY PLAYS: Injury bug strikes fantasy lineups

The second week of the NFL season was downright diabolical to fantasy owners who saw a wave of injuries and suspensions gut their rosters. Adrian Peterson was deactivated, Jamal Charles went down on his second carry with an ankle injury, and A.J. Green exited the game with a foot injury without recording a single catch. Doug Martin and Carson Palmer were late scratches, and Ryan...
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A look at last 5 games between Miami and Nebraska

Miami and Nebraska have played 10 times in football, with each team winning five games. The last five meetings have been in bowl games, and four decided national championships. Here's what happened: 1984 Orange Bowl - Miami 31, Nebraska 30. No. 1 Nebraska showed up as a 10 1/2-point favorite. No. 5 Miami was in its first bowl in 33 years. Freshman QB Bernie Kosar got the Hurricanes...
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Pac-12 waters muddled under Ducks

PHOENIX (AP) Three weeks into the season, No. 2 Oregon has proven to be the class of the Pac-12, a legitimate national-title contender. Below the Ducks, the water gets a bit more murky as some teams have outperformed expectations, others have underperformed and a couple are dealing with injuries to key players. With that in mind, we're going to take a look at how the Pac-12...
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Report: Cardinals RB Dwyer arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault, the Arizona Republic reports. A police spokesperson confirmed the news after reports broke out that Dwyer was questioned at the Cardinals team facility on Wednesday. An Arizona TV reporter tweeted out details of the scene: Dwyer signed a free-agent deal with the Cardinals in March...
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Alex Smith takes responsibility for Chiefs' offense

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The past two weeks, when the Kansas City Chiefs have struggled to score touchdowns in the red zone, Andy Reid has insisted that he needs to put his players in better position to succeed. What happens when he puts the Chiefs in a bad position, though? Well, the Chiefs are paying quarterback Alex Smith a bunch of cash to get them out of it. Smith said Wednesday...
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Mother: Peterson 'trying hard to be a good parent'

HOUSTON (AP) Adrian Peterson's mother is defending the Minnesota Vikings running back in the wake of child abuse allegations against him, saying that he is ''trying hard to be a good parent.'' In an interview with the Houston Chronicle (http://bit.ly/1Dl4YuK ), Bonita Jackson of Spring, Texas, said she and Peterson's father, Nelson Peterson, were ''...
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Redskins-Eagles Preview

The Washington Redskins' 2012 draft class was highlighted by the selection of first-round pick Robert Griffin III. The importance of seventh-round selection Kirk Cousins grows with each passing week and each new injury, the latest of which could put Cousins in line for the majority of the team's quarterback duties in 2014. Cousins will start his fifth NFL game Sunday in Philadelphia...
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Pirates aim to extend ACC winning streak vs. UNC

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden knows the best way for the Pirates to earn national attention - beat the big names that annually appear on their nonconference schedule. The Pirates certainly are doing that against the Atlantic Coast Conference. Last weekend's upset of then-No. 17 Virginia Tech marked the third straight win for the Pirates against...
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A look at key developments in NFL controversies

NEW YORK (AP) The NFL is under pressure from sponsors, fans and lawmakers for its handling of domestic violence allegations against several players. At issue is whether the league is acting swiftly enough to investigate or discipline players. Here is a look at key developments Wednesday: VIKINGS: WE MADE A MISTAKE The Minnesota Vikings reversed course and indefinitely benched star...
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Heat promote Fizdale, add Smart, Quinn to staff

MIAMI (AP) The Miami Heat have promoted David Fizdale to assistant head coach, and hired Keith Smart and Chris Quinn as assistants on Erik Spoelstra's staff. The team announced the moves Wednesday, exactly six weeks before Miami opens the regular season at home against Washington. Fizdale has been an assistant coach with the Heat since 2008, when Spoelstra became head coach...
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QB Hoyer showing Browns are his team

BEREA, Ohio (AP) Brian Hoyer won't be hanging out at LeBron James' mansion watching NFL games anytime soon. The cool kids aren't wearing his No. 4 jersey to school and his off-the-field exploits aren't being monitored by TMZ. Johnny Manziel's got all that - and more - to himself. Hoyer, though, has something Johnny Football covets: The Browns are his team. After...
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Ump tosses Braves fan for profane heckling of Nationals' Harper

Umpire Tim Welke heard a foul-mouthed fan heckling Bryce Harper and decided it was time for the man to go. Welke took off his mask, pointed to the fan and ejected him from Turner Field in Atlanta during Tuesday night's game between the Washington Nationals and Braves. ''There's no place for that,'' Welke told The Associated Press on Wednesday. ''Forget...
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Rockies rout Dodgers 16-2, take 2 of 3 in series

DENVER (AP) Justin Morneau tied a season high with six RBIs, including five as part of an eight-run first inning against spot starter Carlos Frias, and the Colorado Rockies routed the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers 16-2 on Wednesday. Morneau hit a three-run homer and a two-run single in the opening frame as the last-place Rockies chased Frias (0-1) from the game after two outs...
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Missouri freshmen Gant, Allen suspended

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Missouri freshmen basketball players Jakeenan Gant and D'Angelo Allen have been suspended after getting arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor third-degree assault. Coach Kim Anderson said in a statement that the players would not participate in team activities while the school gathers information. According to published reports, the players and a third man...
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Ravens player gives up career to donate kidney to brother, a former Steeler

On the field, there’s no love lost between the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers, but over the last couple summers, years of AFC North rancor — and the spirit of sibling rivalry — have taken a back seat when one former Raven had the chance to save the life of his brother, a longtime starter in Pittsburgh. Former Ravens nose tackle Ma’ake Kemoeatu appeared in 76 games...
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Jets WR Decker, CB Milliner sit out practice

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker and cornerback Dee Milliner have sat out practice with injuries, and their status is uncertain for the game against the Chicago Bears on Monday night. Decker tweaked his right hamstring during the Jets' 31-24 loss at Green Bay, aggravating an injury he dealt with during training camp. Decker said Wednesday that...
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