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Galloping Gopher: Before final game, Cobb already owns Minnesota’s single-season rushing record
Posted: December 25, 2014

For David Cobb, the realization blindsided him while moving out of his college apartment last month.

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NFL domestic violence is AP sports story of year
Posted: December 23, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL's troubles with domestic violence were selected the sports story of the year Tuesday in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.

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UTEP’s Showers, Brock fired up for bowl
Posted: December 19, 2014

Quarterback Jameill Showers and linebacker Cooper Brock have helped the UTEP Miners win seven games this season. But a victory in Saturday’s New Mexico Bowl matchup with Utah State would be their biggest.

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AP source: Hammel, Cubs agree to $20M, 2-year deal
Updated: December 10, 2014 - 2:01 am

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Pitcher Jason Hammel agreed to a $20 million, two-year contract to return to the Chicago Cubs, a person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press.

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Baseball meetings to open with stress on offense
Updated: December 09, 2014 - 2:01 am

SAN DIEGO (AP) — When baseball officials last gathered in San Diego for the winter meetings, the session took place at the Town and Country Resort in Mission Valley. No free agents reached agreements and players claimed collusion, which led to the first of three grievances against owners and eventually a $280 million settlement.

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Yanks strike deal with Miller, acquire Gregorius
Updated: December 07, 2014 - 2:01 am

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees made their first big moves to reshape for 2015, acquiring a shortstop to replace Derek Jeter and a relief pitcher who could take over from David Robertson as closer.

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Warriors win team-record 15th in row, beat Mavs
Posted: December 13, 2014

DALLAS (AP) — The Golden State Warriors won their franchise-record 15th straight game, with Stephen Curry scoring 29 points and adding a bizarre footnote Saturday in a 105-98 victory over the Dallas Mavericks.

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Notre Dame women wear 'I Can't Breathe' T-shirts
Posted: December 13, 2014

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame's women basketball players came out for pregame warmups on Saturday wearing "I Can't Breathe" shirts.

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Kentucky unanimous AP No. 1; Kansas back in Top 10
Updated: December 10, 2014 - 2:01 am

Kansas coach Bill Self saw in one game just how bad and how good his Jayhawks can be.

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Lacy, Packers hold off Falcons for 43-37 win
Updated: December 10, 2014 - 2:01 am

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Eddie Lacy and Aaron Rodgers powered the Green Bay Packers to another big first half in a home victory.

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Russell Wilson leads Seahawks over Eagles, 24-14
Updated: December 10, 2014 - 2:01 am

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks had the perfect blueprint for shutting down Chip Kelly's offense: Keep the Eagles off the field.

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Russell Wilson leads Seahawks over Eagles 24-14
Updated: December 09, 2014 - 9:16 am

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A dominant defensive performance against Chip Kelly's high-powered offense even had Earl Thomas showing off his dance moves.

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Rangers blow late lead, rebound to top Pens in OT
Updated: December 10, 2014 - 2:01 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Klein lost part of his ear in the first period, then found the back of the net in overtime to give the New York Rangers a stirring victory.

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Fans, teammates pay tribute to Jean Beliveau
Updated: December 09, 2014 - 2:01 am

MONTREAL (AP) — Former teammates joined hundreds of fans and Quebec's premier at the Bell Centre on Sunday to pay tribute to Jean Beliveau, one of the greatest Montreal Canadiens players.

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FIFA dismisses Garcia's appeal of World Cup probe
Posted: December 16, 2014

GENEVA (AP) — Ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia's appeal against the handling of his World Cup bid investigation was dismissed by FIFA on Tuesday.

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