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FSU coach ends interview after Winston questions

Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher spoke to media members before a speaking engagement at Monday Morning Quarterback Club on Monday in Birmingham, Ala. Some of those media members asked Fisher about his quarterback Jameis Winston’s potential disciplinary hearing, as well … Continue reading

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World Series: Destiny vs. dynasty

USA TODAY Sports’ Ted Berg breaks down the key players in the World Series between the Giants and Royals. The World Series has come to Kansas City, and the Royals find themselves the toast of the town.(Photo: Christopher Hanewinckel, USA … Continue reading

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Pistorius sentenced to 5 years in prison

Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. South African Judge Thokozile Masipa delivered the ruling on Tuesday, with the double-amputee Olympic runner in court. VPC South African athlete Oscar Pistorius arrives at … Continue reading

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Harvin is headed to the one place he might fit in

(USA TODAY Sports) Percy Harvin appears to be difficult to work with. The willingness of the Seattle Seahawks to hand Harvin over to the New York Jets, not even two years after getting him from the Minnesota Vikings speaks for … Continue reading

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Talladega turned rivals into allies

Matt Kenseth, lower right, trails Brad Keselowski, lower left, alongside Ryan Newman during the GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway.(Photo: Tom Pennington, Getty Images) TALLADEGA, Ala. – Here was a push from Matt Kenseth that Brad Keselowski actually welcomed. But that … Continue reading

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How the Rams fooled Seahawks with incredible fake

On Sunday, the St. Louis Rams scored one of the wildest, sneakiest touchdowns in recent memory, faking a punt return to distract from the Seattle Seahawks from the actual return that was happening 30 yards away. It was a play no … Continue reading

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Cowboys keep validating

Gavin Escobar caught two TD passes in the Cowboys’ sixth consecutive win.(Photo: Tim Heitman, USA TODAY Sports) ARLINGTON, Texas — Sunday was the type of game the Dallas Cowboys of recent, 8-8 vintage would have found a way to lose. … Continue reading

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History: Manning breaks NFL career TD passes record

USA TODAY Sports NFL reporter Lindsay H. Jones discusses Peyton Manning’s milestone and how many more touchdowns he could throw by the time his career ends. Peyton Manning now has an NFL record 510 TD passes.(Photo: Ron Chenoy, USA TODAY … Continue reading

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Week 7 winners, losers: Murray’s MVP case

USA TODAY Sports NFL reporters break down the action from Week 7. Lions WR Corey Fuller snares the game-winning TD in the final seconds Sunday.(Photo: Paul Sancya, AP) Week 7 winners Peyton Manning: He wasted so little time throwing career … Continue reading

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NCAA 1-128 re-rank: 4 unbeatens, lots of confusion

USA TODAY Sports’ George Schroeder talks about Week 8 and its impact on the College Football Playoff. Jameis Winston and Florida State cleared their biggest obstacle of the regular season Saturday night.(Photo: Melina Vastola, USA TODAY Sports) The best victory … Continue reading

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