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TCU states Playoff case in rout of Texas

TCU coach Gary Patterson, left, disputes a call during the first half of a 38-point win against Texas on Thursday.(Photo: Ashley Landis, Associated Press) AUSTIN, Texas — Satisfied by a job well done, if still perspiring from effort, TCU coach … Continue reading

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Cheap shot was Cowboys’ best hit all day

(AP Photo/Brandon Wade) Cowboys kick returner Dwayne Harris should get a nice letter from the league offices at some point in the next week. With the Eagles leading 33-10 late in the fourth quarter of what ended up being a … Continue reading

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Seahawks rediscover form at right time

San Francisco 49ers 7hr Seahawks beat Niners and are emerging at right time By Lindsay H. Jones Marshawn Lynch once again powered Seattle’s offense. (Cary Edmondson, USA TODAY Sports) GAME STORY: Sherman’s big night leads Seattle past San FranciscoBOX SCORE: Russell … Continue reading

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Bell: Cowboys left struggling to play NFC East catch-up

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) calls a play at the line of scrimmage in the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at ATT Stadium.(Photo: Tim Heitman, USA TODAY Sports) ARLINGTON, Texas — Maybe the drubbing at the Big Circus … Continue reading

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The specialist’s path to a long NBA career

Wizards guard Garrett Temple has had a banner shooting year.(Photo: Adam Hunger, USA TODAY Sports) Five years and 11 teams later, Garrett Temple has an NBA home. He has a guaranteed contract. He has a starting job. He has a … Continue reading

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Report: Cuban star Yasmany Tomas picks MLB team

Yasmany Tomas is expected to sign a contract that could approach nine figures.(Photo: Chung Sung-Jun, Getty Images) Cuban outfielder Yasmany Tomas has agreed to a 6-year, $68.5 million deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks, according to an MLB.com report. The Diamondbacks … Continue reading

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College football picks: All on the line this week

College Football Playoff 1d USA TODAY Sports college football staff picks for Week 14 Auburn and Mississippi State both have pivotal rivalry showdowns in Week 14 (USA TODAY Sports) Rivalry weekend with playoff implications. It doesn’t get any better than this … Continue reading

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Rivalries load Thanksgiving slate

Quarterback Tony Romo will lead the Dallas Cowboys against in the Philadelphia Eagles on Thanksgiving, one of three NFC games.(Photo: Robert Deutsch, USA TODAY Sports) Three division rivalries that carry postseason weight are expected to present a slate of games … Continue reading

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NFL Week 13 picks: Potential Super Bowl preview

NFL 18hr USA TODAY Sports’ Week 13 NFL picks Aaron Rodgers and the Packers haven’t lost at home in 2014. (Steve Mitchell, USA TODAY Sports) (Note: Landscape mode recommended if viewing this on mobile device. Picks are made straight up, not … Continue reading

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NFL Week 13 picks: Potential Super Bowl preview

NFL 18hr USA TODAY Sports’ Week 13 NFL picks Aaron Rodgers and the Packers haven’t lost at home in 2014. (Steve Mitchell, USA TODAY Sports) (Note: Landscape mode recommended if viewing this on mobile device. Picks are made straight up, not … Continue reading

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