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Jimbo Fisher ends interview after another Jameis Winston sexual assault question

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher was in Birmingham, Alabama, on Monday to give a speech at the Birmingham Monday Morning Quarterback Club. Before the speech, Fisher met with media and was told prior to the interview session that there wouldn't be any questions about Jameis Winston's off-field issues. The media apparently wasn't informed of any interview restrictions....
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49ers lose center Daniel Kilgore, needs surgery

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) San Francisco 49ers center Daniel Kilgore is scheduled to undergo season-ending surgery Tuesday on a fractured left ankle sustained in the third quarter of Sunday night's loss at Denver. Coach Jim Harbaugh said Monday the injury is similar to what nose tackle Ian Williams suffered in Week 2 of the 2013 season at Seattle that required four operations...
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Jaguars credit improving defense for 1st win

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars call it the ''Sweet Six.'' It's a list of goals coach Gus Bradley has established for his defense: stop the run, affect the quarterback, limit third-down conversions, force field goals in the red zone, avoid explosive plays and create turnovers. The Jaguars accomplished each one in Sunday's 24-6 win against...
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Maple Leafs-Islanders Preview

After finishing with the second-worst home record in the NHL last season, the New York Islanders needed only two games to believe 2014-15 holds better fates at the Nassau Coliseum. New York gets another opportunity to establish their home ice advantage Tuesday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Islanders finished 2013-14 with only 13 home wins - tied for fewest in the NHL...
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Titans hoping Locker's thumb healed so he can play

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) The Tennessee Titans are off to their worst start since losing the first six games of 2009, and coach Ken Whisenhunt still is waiting to see if his starting quarterback Jake Locker can return from a bruised thumb. Backup Charlie Whitehurst has started three of the past four games - winning only one. Fans already are calling to see rookie Zach Mettenberger,...
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Parents of duct-taped boy don't want charges

PITTSBURGH (AP) The parents of an autistic high school soccer player who was duct-taped to a goal post in a prank earlier this month don't want charges filed against two students involved if they apologize and do community service, the parents' lawyer said Monday after he and his clients met with local officials. Attorney Phil DiLucente said the parents of 16-year-old Austin...
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Live: Steelers look to keep Texans at bay on Monday night

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First-place Ravens impress on both sides of ball

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) One week after ringing up 38 points in the first half at Tampa Bay, the Baltimore Ravens took a shutout deep into the fourth quarter against Atlanta. Offense, defense, special teams - at this point, it appears as if the first-place Ravens can rely on any of those units to win. Baltimore (5-2) ranks second in the AFC in scoring, averaging 28 points a game,...
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Austin Davis still can't get recognized by Rams security

Austin Davis has come a long way. An undrafted quarterback out of Southern Miss in 2012, he bounced around the league a bit and ended up coaching high-school football. But then the Rams came calling in 2013 and after a serious of fortuitous turns, the starting QB job landed in his lap. Davis took that chance and ran with it as his steady play was a big reason why the Rams took down...
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Genoa held to controversial 1-1 draw by Empoli

GENOA, Italy (AP) Genoa was held to a controversial 1-1 draw by visiting Empoli on Monday in the first match since the port city was hit by devastating floods. Genoa went ahead with a goal from Andrea Bertolacci 14 minutes in and Lorenzo Tonelli equalized with his arm in the 77th following a deflection. ''It was a handball by Tonelli. That was clear,'' Genoa coach...
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Sliding track opens for season in Lake Placid

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) The U.S. bobsled, skeleton and luge teams are on home ice again. The sliding track at Mount Van Hoevenberg in the Adirondack Mountains opened for the season Monday, with U.S. men's luge Olympian Aidan Kelly getting the first official run down the chute. Warm temperatures delayed the opening for two days. For bobsledders, the learning curve will be quick...
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NCAA, four pro leagues file legal papers to stop New Jersey sports betting

TRENTON, N.J. -- The nation's four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA want to stop New Jersey's plans to allow legal sports betting, just days before it's due to start. They filed legal papers in federal court in Trenton on Monday, seeking an injunction that would stop the state from allowing casinos and racetracks to offer sports betting. Monmouth Park, a horse track...
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Garrett shuns contract talk with hot Dallas start

IRVING, Texas (AP) Add Jason Garrett to the list of questions about new contracts facing Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. Dallas is already watching the price go up for receiver Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray, the first running back in NFL history to start a season with seven straight 100-yard games. And now Garrett has his first six-game winning streak after the season started with him...
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Garrett shuns contract talk with hot Dallas start

IRVING, Texas (AP) Add Jason Garrett to the list of questions about new contracts facing Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. Dallas is already watching the price go up for receiver Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray, the first running back in NFL history to start a season with seven straight 100-yard games. And now Garrett has his first six-game winning streak after the season started with him...
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Timberwolves waive Kyrylo Fesenko

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko. The Timberwolves announced the move on Monday. Fesenko played in one preseason game and only managed three minutes. He was hoping to earn a spot with the Wolves or another team so he could bring his family over to the United States from Ukraine, where the government has been clashing with pro...
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Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Buster Posey and the San Francisco Giants zipped through the playoffs, Lorenzo Cain and the Kansas City Royals zoomed along. And then, they all got some time off. Almost an eternity, by October standards. When the World Series begins Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium, both teams will deal with a familiar issue this deep in the postseason: Does an extended layoff...
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Emmert says scholarship changes coming up

CHICAGO (AP) NCAA President Mark Emmert says sweeping changes in scholarship regulations could be in place as early as the next academic year. He also says there is no talk about allowing compensation for autographs and signed memorabilia. Emmert made his remarks at a luncheon on Monday. Georgia running back Todd Gurley is suspended while the school investigates possible violations...
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Rangers-Devils Preview

The New York Rangers appear to be on track after an early slump, and they'll try to make it three wins in a row Tuesday night when they visit a New Jersey Devils team that is coming off its first two losses. The Rangers (3-3-0) had been outscored 17-8 during a three-game losing streak before Henrik Lundqvist stopped 29 shots in Thursday's 2-1 shootout win over Carolina. The...
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Cardinals kicker takes a shower then responds to 'hippy' taunt

We've got some great news for hygiene enthusiasts plus one Oakland Raiders fan who taunted Arizona Cardinals rookie kicker Chandler Catanzaro on Sunday.  There you have it. Raiders fans said a lot of things on Sunday during the Cardinals 24-13 victory, some of them not very nice things directed at Arizona Cardinals players, according to Cardinals defensive lineman Darnell Dockett...
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Sun Devils clear big hurdle with Stanford win

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Arizona State took a big step by beating Stanford, knocking off the team that had become a nemesis of sorts. But there's no time to let up now. In what may be the deepest and most dangerous conference in football, the Sun Devils have plenty more hurdles still to get past if they want to play for the Pac-12 Championship for a second straight season. ''...
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Records mean little to Abdullah if Neb doesn't win

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Ameer Abdullah says this is no time for him to celebrate his personal achievements, not with six weeks left in the regular season. So don't bother asking him what he thinks about being the first Nebraska player to post three 1,000-yard rushing seasons, or about becoming the school's No. 2 all-time leading rusher, or about scoring a career-high four touchdowns...
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K-State forward Karapetyan decides to transfer

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Kansas State forward Jack Karapetyan has decided to transfer after playing in just six games during his freshman season last year because of a foot injury. Wildcats coach Bruce Weber announced the decision in a brief statement Monday. Karapetyan has not said where he intends to resume his playing career. Karapetyan played just minutes as a freshman, scoring...
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Giants head into bye on 2-game losing streak

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has a message for anyone ready to write off the New York Giants as they head into a bye week off disappointing losses to the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys. It's simple: Don't write off the Giants (3-4). Pierre-Paul believes the Giants can win their final nine games if they stop making mistakes. The Giants...
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Buckeyes trying hard not to look past next 2 games

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) There's always the danger of a powerhouse looking past a couple of struggling teams to the marquee game on its schedule. But Urban Meyer says that won't be the case for No. 13 Ohio State at Penn State on Saturday. ''I think if you play a really bad team, that happens,'' Meyer said on Monday. ''Going on the road in front of 110...
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Power Rankings: Big 12 race is total mess after Week 8 upsets

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