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49ers overcome three turnovers to hold off Redskins

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Carlos Hyde ran for a go-ahead 4-yard touchdown with 2:59 remaining, and the San Francisco 49ers barely squeaked by the lowly Washington Redskins with a 17-13 win Sunday that kept them in the thick of the playoff chase. A fourth-down conversion in their own territory away from losing, the Niners finally capitalized with a rare touchdown in the final period...
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Chargers tighten AFC West race with win over Rams

SAN DIEGO -- Marcus Gilchrist intercepted Shaun Hill at the goal line with 56 seconds left to preserve the San Diego Chargers' 27-24 victory against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Gilchrist jumped the route as journeyman Hill tried to force a pass to Kenny Britt on second-and-goal from the 4. The Rams Hill had beaten Gilchrist on a 7-yard TD pass to Stedman Bailey with 2:04 left that...
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Manning, Anderson lead Broncos past Dolphins 39-36

DENVER (AP) Peyton Manning threw three of his four TD passes to Demaryius Thomas and C.J. Anderson ran for 167 yards and the go-ahead score in the Denver Broncos' 39-36 win over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Anderson's 6-yard run with 5:01 left gave the Broncos (8-3) their first lead of the game at 32-28. T.J. Ward's 37-yard interception return of Ryan Tannehill's pass set up Wes...
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Nothing like seeing the wrath directed at an unsuccessful kicker

Being a kicker in the NFL seems like a chill job. You probably don't have to run as much as everyone else in training camp. Practices are pretty easy. There's definitely a nice paycheck. The drawback? There's absolutely zero room for error. One minute, you're a guy who connects on 33 straight field goals. The next minute? You're out on the street after a short stretch of misses....
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Louisiana Tech pulls away from Presbyterian 76-48

RUSTON, La. (AP) Qiydar Davis scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Louisiana Tech woke up from a sleepy start to pull away from Presbyterian in the second half, winning 76-48 on Saturday. Erik McCree added 11 points, while Jacobi Boykins chipped in with 10. The Bulldogs (4-1) went 50 percent (25 of 50) from the floor and 10 of 21 from beyond the arc. Presbyterian (1-4...
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Tom Brady's beatdown of the Lions had a fun historic wrinkle

Exactly 14 years have passed, to the day, since Tom Brady made his NFL debut for the New England Patriots, and while much has changed for both Brady and the Pats since that first mid-November outing, some of the similarities between then and now are downright creepy. For starters, there's the coincidence of Brady's first opponent and his most recent foe, and each game's final score...
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Sarvas puts Galaxy past Seattle 1-0 in West opener

CARSON, Calif. (AP) Marcelo Sarvas scored in the 52nd minute, and the LA Galaxy opened the Western Conference championship with a 1-0 victory over the Seattle Sounders on Sunday. Jaime Penedo posted his third straight shutout for the Galaxy, who still haven't conceded a playoff goal this season. Landon Donovan, Robbie Keane and the Galaxy also haven't lost at home since their season...
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Rams lose narrowly in San Diego, 27-24

SAN DIEGO -- Marcus Gilchrist intercepted Shaun Hill at the goal line with 56 seconds left to preserve the San Diego Chargers' 27-24 victory against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Gilchrist jumped the route as journeyman Hill tried to force a pass to Kenny Britt on second-and-goal from the 4. The Rams Hill had beaten Gilchrist on a 7-yard TD pass to Stedman Bailey with 2:04 left that...
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Mack lifts Rutgers past St. Francis (NY) 76-73

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Myles Mack scored 25 points and had eight steals and hit the tie-breaking free throws with 26 seconds left to lead Rutgers past St. Francis-Brooklyn 76-73 in the preliminary round of the Barclay's Classic on Sunday. Kevin Douglas had given St. Francis (0-3), which trailed 45-32 at the half, the lead on a layup with 1:09 to play. Kadeem Jack tied it for Rutgers...
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Seahawks stay in the NFC West hunt with win over Cardinals (VIDEO)

Swarmed by the blitzing rush of the best team in the NFL, Russell Wilson scrambled, slipped, eluded and finally got the Seattle Seahawks in the end zone. Considering the circumstances, it was probably Seattle's most important drive of the season as the Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday. Wilson was sacked a season-high seven times...
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Cincinnati beats Eastern Illinois 54-49

CINCINNATI (AP) Troy Caupain scored 17 points to lead Cincinnati to a 54-49 victory over Eastern Illinois on Sunday night in the first game of the Emerald Coast Classic for both teams. Trae Anderson made a pair of free throw attempts to tie it at 32. Shaquille Thomas answered with a field goal to give Cincinnati a 34-32 lead with 16:28 to play, and the Bearcats led the rest of the...
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Hyde scores go-ahead TD, lifts 49ers past Redskins

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Carlos Hyde ran for a go-ahead 4-yard touchdown with 2:59 remaining, and the San Francisco 49ers barely squeaked by the lowly Washington Redskins with a 17-13 win Sunday that kept them in the thick of the playoff chase. A fourth-down conversion in their own territory away from losing, the Niners finally capitalized with a rare touchdown in the final period...
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Enechionyia sparks Samford past UMKC 64-55

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) Nnamdi Enechionyia hit five 3-pointers, finished with a career-high 22 points and blocked five shots as Samford defeated Missouri-Kansas City 64-55 on Sunday in the EA Sports Maui Invitational consolation game. The Bulldogs (2-3) shot 53.7 percent from the field, sparked by 7-of-8 shooting from Enechionyia. Marcus Johnson had 11 points and Jamal Shabazz added...
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Ramirez-to-Red Sox rumblings gaining momentum

Something is going on with the Red Sox and free agent Hanley Ramirez. The first person to say so was Christopher Meola on Twitter, who tweeted at around noon ET on Sunday, “Hanley is signing with Boston . . . deal is finishing up.” Meola is not a working journalist, but he is the same person who first reported the terms of Giancarlo Stanton’s record contract with the Marlins...
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Sick Plays for Week 12: Josh Huff starts the game off right

Week 12 in the NFL means everything counts just a little more. Every yard, every point, every big decision matters more as playoff races come to a head. This week, we saw some great football throughout the league, but there were a few that stood out. They were beyond good and just on top of great. To put it directly, these plays were just ... sick. So, let's run down the list, shall...
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L.A. Galaxy keep Seattle Sounders at bay to take slim lead in Western Conference finals

CARSON, Calif. -- The fairytale ending is slowly turning into a vivid reality for Landon Donovan and the Los Angeles Galaxy. Squaring off against the Supporters Shield-winning Seattle Sounders, the Galaxy won 1-0 Sunday in the first leg of the Western Conference Championship. A feisty affair with four yellow cards finally turned in the Galaxy's favor in the 52nd minute when Marcelo...
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Gilchrist's interception saves Chargers' 27-24 win

SAN DIEGO (AP) Marcus Gilchrist intercepted Shaun Hill at the goal line with 56 seconds left to preserve the San Diego Chargers' 27-24 victory against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Gilchrist jumped the route as journeyman Hill tried to force a pass to Kenny Britt on second-and-goal from the 4. The Rams Hill had beaten Gilchrist on a 7-yard TD pass to Stedman Bailey with 2:04 left...
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Calleri double gives Boca win in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) Jonathan Calleri scored twice as Boca Juniors defeated Independiente 3-1 on Sunday to remain in contention near the top of the Argentine first-division standings. Emmanuel Gigliotti notched the other goal for Boca. Matias Pisano scored Independiente's lone goal. Calleri scored in the 4th and 70th minutes. His first goal capitalized on a goalkeeping error...
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Geoff Schwartz plays for Giants

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) New York Giants guard Geoff Schwartz is active for the first time this season and starting at right tackle for Sunday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys. Schwartz is filling in for the injured Justin Pugh (quad). He is one of two moves on the line. Adam Snyder is replacing rookie Weston Richburg at left guard. Schwartz has missed the first 10 games...
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Shaq joins Hill, 6 others in college hoops hall

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Shaquille O'Neal and his coach at LSU, Dale Brown, joined six other luminaries with induction into the College Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday night. Former Duke star Grant Hill, Louisville standout Darrell Griffith, longtime Maryland coach Gary Williams, Stetson's Glenn Wilkes Sr., Five-Star Basketball Camp founder Howard Garfinkel and the late Prairie View...
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Towson nips Monmouth 79-75 in OT, wins CBE Classic

WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) Four McGlynn scored a career-high 27 points and Alex Gavrilovic drilled a 3-pointer with 4 seconds left in overtime to lift Towson to a 79-75 win over Monmouth on Sunday to capture the CBE Hall of Fame Classic. Andrew Nicholas' sixth 3-pointer with 28 seconds left had given Mounmouth (2-2) a 75-74 lead, setting up Gavrilovic's heroics. The Hawks turned...
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Bradley sails past North Carolina A&T, 58-50

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) Omar Grier scored 10 points and had four assists to lead Bradley to a 58-50 victory over North Carolina A&T on Sunday evening. The Braves (1-2) employed a balance attack offensively for much of the game with every player scoring at least one field goal. Warren Jones and Josh Cunningham each had nine points, Auston Barnes finished with eight, and Mike Shaw...
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Dayton hangs on to beat Boston College, 65-53

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- Jordan Sibert had 20 points and Dyshawn Pierre added 16 as Dayton held off Boston College 65-53 in the third-place game at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off. Dayton (3-1) led for all but 50 seconds of the game, but had to scrap to hold onto their lead in the closing minutes. The Flyers shot just 43 percent from the field, but forced 17 Boston College turnovers...
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Wilson, Seattle D lead Seahawks past Arizona 19-3

SEATTLE (AP) Russell Wilson found backup tight end Cooper Helfet for a 20-yard catch-and-run touchdown late in the third quarter, Steven Hauschka kicked four field goals and the Seattle Seahawks handed the Arizona Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday. Wilson was sacked a season-high seven times by Arizona's ultra-aggressive defense and the assortment of blitzes...
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Georgia pulls away from FAU in 74-61 win

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Marcus Thornton scored 17 points and claimed 12 rebounds, both season highs, to lead Georgia to a 74-61 victory over Florida Atlantic on Sunday. Georgia (3-1) held a comfortable 10-point lead with 7 minutes to play, but over the next 3 minutes Thornton scored seven of the Bulldogs' 11 points, capitalizing on foul trouble by Florida Atlantic's inside defenders. Both...
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