Reeling Jaguars fire offensive coordinator Greg Olson

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AP Sports WriterReeling Jaguars fire offensive coordinator Greg OlsonBy MARK LONGJACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars ended up making a coaching change in the wake of an embarrassing loss at Tennessee.It wasn't the one many expected.The Jaguars (2-5)...

FCS Top 25: UND still first in Big Sky

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STATS FCS Senior Editor=FCS Top 25: UND still first in Big SkyBy CRAIG HALEY(STATS) - It's hard to overshadow an Eastern Washington-Montana matchup in the Big Sky Conference, but North Dakota left no doubt Saturday.The No. 17 Fighting Hawks...

A guide to the 2016-17 college basketball season

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AP Basketball WriterA guide to the 2016-17 college basketball seasonBy JOHN MARSHALLThe 2015-16 college basketball season ended in the most dramatic way possible, with Villanova's Kris Jenkins confidently pulling up for a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to give the Wildcats their...

Broncos promote Juwan Thompson with CJ Anderson on IR

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AP Pro Football WriterBroncos promote Juwan Thompson with CJ Anderson on IRBy ARNIE STAPLETONENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) The Denver Broncos promoted running back Juwan Thompson from their practice squad on Saturday to take the roster spot of C.J. Anderson,...

Skinners leads Hurricanes over Rangers

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Skinners leads Hurricanes over RangersBy The Associated PressRALEIGH, North Carolina (AP) Jeff Skinner had a hat trick, and then he didn't. He still did it all to help the Carolina Hurricanes earn a victory they hope will mean...

Abdul-Jabbar visits Harvard, tells players to stay in school

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AP Sports WriterAbdul-Jabbar visits Harvard, tells players to stay in schoolBy JIMMY GOLENCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar didn't mention either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton by name, but the presidential election was on his mind when he came...

Vikings rule McKinnon, Sendejo out for Monday vs. Bears

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Vikings rule McKinnon, Sendejo out for Monday vs. BearsEDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have ruled running back Jerick McKinnon and strong safety Andrew Sendejo out of their game at Chicago because of sprained ankles.Neither McKinnon nor...

Abdul-Jabbar visits Harvard, tells players to stay in school

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AP Sports WriterAbdul-Jabbar visits Harvard, tells players to stay in schoolBy JIMMY GOLENCAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar didn't mention either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton by name, but the presidential election was on his mind when he came...

Georgia Tech point guard Heath suspended for first 4 games

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Georgia Tech point guard Heath suspended for first 4 gamesATLANTA (AP) Georgia Tech senior point guard Josh Heath has been suspended for the first four games of the season for an undisclosed violation of team rules.The suspension also...

Former Yankee Laird leads Nippon Ham to Japan Series title

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Former Yankee Laird leads Nippon Ham to Japan Series titleHIROSHIMA, Japan (AP) Former New York Yankees infielder Brandon Laird hit a grand slam in the eighth inning on Saturday as the Nippon Ham Fighters beat the Hiroshima Carp...