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Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against North Carolina State, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, in Clemson, S.C. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
October 20, 2018 - 5:40 pm
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence came in wanting to leave little doubt about No. 3 Clemson's championship goals this season and about his ability to take the Tigers there. He accomplished both Saturday in a 41-7 rout of No. 16 North Carolina State, helping Clemson dominate the showdown between...
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Oklahoma running back Trey Sermon (4) scores a touchdown during the second half of an NCAA college football game against TCU, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, in Fort Worth, Texas. Oklahoma won 52-27. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)
October 20, 2018 - 3:06 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kyler Murray and the Oklahoma offense piled up yards and scored points like they have been all season. Kenneth Murray and the Sooners defense did their part as well as ninth-ranked Oklahoma bounced back from its only loss, winning 52-27 at TCU on Saturday in the first game...
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October 20, 2018 - 2:23 pm
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Castor Gay knew his life had changed the moment he watched his back fence disappear into the howling wind and water started pouring from his ceiling. Mike Maddox sensed the same thing when he packed into a tiny pantry closet with his mom, brother and five dogs while his...
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FILE - This Sept. 17, 1960 file photo shows New York Giants Dick Modzelewski. Modzelewski, a star defensive tackle for the New York Giants in the 1950s and '60s, has died at 87. The team said in a statement Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018 he died Friday at his home in Eastlake, Ohio, outside Cleveland. No cause was given. (AP Photo, File)
October 20, 2018 - 8:45 am
Dick Modzelewski, a star defensive tackle for the New York Giants in the 1950s and '60s, has died at 87. The team said in a statement Saturday he died Friday at his home in Eastlake, Ohio, outside Cleveland. No cause was given. Modzelewski spent 14 years in the NFL, eight with the Giants, including...
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Former Arizona Cardinals offensive coordinator Mike McCoy call a play during the first half of an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Glendale, Ariz. The Cardinals announced Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, that McCoy has been relieved of his duties and that quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich will assume his position. (AP Photo/Ralph Freso)
October 19, 2018 - 2:23 pm
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals fired offensive coordinator Mike McCoy a day after the team was blown out at home by the Denver Broncos on national television. First-year head coach Steve Wilks said Friday that quarterbacks coach Byron Leftwich will take over the job for a club that is 1-...
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October 19, 2018 - 1:09 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have traded for Cleveland running back Carlos Hyde as they wait on starter Leonard Fournette to return from a nagging hamstring injury. Cleveland will get a fifth-round draft pick from the Jaguars in exchange for Hyde, who has 382 yards rushing and...
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FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, file photo, Oregon quarterback Justin Herbert went 20-of-26 with 250 yards, four touchdowns and no picks in their 62-14 win against Portland State during an NCAA college football game in Eugene, Ore. The front-runners have clearly been established in the Heisman race, but the question now is who else can emerge with a late rush? (AP Photo/Thomas Boyd, file)
October 18, 2018 - 11:38 pm
Follow-ups can be difficult in college football. Backing up a big victory with another one the next week is usually the sign of a true championship contender. A few ranked teams and playoff hopefuls will be trying to do just that Saturday. No. 6 Michigan visits rival No. 24 Michigan State after...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, file photo, Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey (20) defends against Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Gallup (13) during the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas. The NFL's loudest trash talker is at a loss for words. Ramsey had little to say during his weekly media session. It was a repeat performance from his post-game news conference that followed a 40-7 loss to Dallas. (AP Photo/Ron Jenkins, File)
October 18, 2018 - 2:10 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The NFL's loudest trash talker has little to say after consecutive lopsided losses. Jacksonville Jaguars All-Pro cornerback Jalen Ramsey delivered a repeat performance Thursday from his postgame news conference that followed a 40-7 loss to Dallas four days earlier. Ramsey...
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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference after the NFL owners meetings , Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
October 17, 2018 - 11:26 am
NEW YORK (AP) — NFL officiating was not a hot topic in the formal owners meetings that ended Wednesday, Commissioner Roger Goodell noted. "There was talk on several occasions in the context of what the competition committee is looking to propose and implement and how to adjust to those rules,"...
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October 17, 2018 - 10:20 am
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Chaka Khan has been named grand marshal of the 2019 Rose Parade, which will feature the theme, "The Melody of Life." Tournament of Roses President Gerald Freeny announced the selection Wednesday. He saluted the Grammy Award-winning singer's efforts as an activist and praised...
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