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FILE - In this Sept. 10, 2015, file photo, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, left, speaks with Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger before an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass. So while Sunday's contest at Heinz Field will almost certainly decide the top seed in the AFC, it's not exactly Ali-Frazier, two undefeated heavyweights facing off, even with Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger on hand. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
December 16, 2017 - 11:38 am
Shout it from the top of Mount Washington: It's the Game of the Year! Perhaps the Game of the Decade!! Maybe the Game of the Millennium!!! Or, very possibly, a big dud. Until their flop in Miami on Monday night, the New England Patriots were playing as many thought they would heading into the...
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Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi reacts after missing a scoring chance during the Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Udinese at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni)
December 16, 2017 - 11:09 am
MILAN (AP) — Inter Milan's undefeated start to the season was brought to an unlikely end on Saturday with the Serie A leader defeated 3-1 at home by Udinese. Inter captain Mauro Icardi had canceled out Kevin Lasagna's opener but Udinese put in an impressive second-half performance and took the lead...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:55 am
NHL-SCHEDULE Lions host Bears, Chargers visit Chiefs UNDATED (AP) — The Detroit Lions host the Chicago Bears in the first of two NFL games on the Saturday schedule. The 7-6 Lions will try to beat the 4-9 Bears for the third straight time and ninth time in 10 meetings. If they fail, their chances of...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:24 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say the ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been charged with first-degree murder in his death more than seven years ago. Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings said Saturday that Sherra Wright faces charged in the death of her ex-husband, a Memphis...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:24 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say the ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright has been charged with first-degree murder in his death more than seven years ago. Memphis Police Director Michael Rallings said Saturday that Sherra Wright faces charged in the death of her ex-husband, a Memphis...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:11 am
Part 7 of the 2017 AP All-State prep football ballot for North Carolina. DEFENSIVE BACKS ALEX ANGUS, Greensboro Page, S, Jr., 6-2, 185 — Had 58 tackles, six interceptions and a fumble recovery. All-area and all-conference selection. TREY BLY, Charlotte Myers Park, DB, Jr., 5-8, 150 — Had 57 tackles...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:11 am
Part 7 of the 2017 AP All-State prep football ballot for North Carolina. DEFENSIVE BACKS ALEX ANGUS, Greensboro Page, S, Jr., 6-2, 185 — Had 58 tackles, six interceptions and a fumble recovery. All-area and all-conference selection. TREY BLY, Charlotte Myers Park, DB, Jr., 5-8, 150 — Had 57 tackles...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:10 am
Part 6 of the 2017 AP All-State prep football ballot for North Carolina. LINEBACKERS KALEN ALLEN, Charlotte Mallard Creek, LB, Sr., 6-1, 235 — Had 133 tackles, 35 tackles for loss, seven sacks, six hurries, three break-ups, two batted passes and two forced fumbles. Three-year starter and two-time...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:10 am
Part 6 of the 2017 AP All-State prep football ballot for North Carolina. LINEBACKERS KALEN ALLEN, Charlotte Mallard Creek, LB, Sr., 6-1, 235 — Had 133 tackles, 35 tackles for loss, seven sacks, six hurries, three break-ups, two batted passes and two forced fumbles. Three-year starter and two-time...
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December 16, 2017 - 10:10 am
Part 5 of the 2017 AP All-State prep football ballot for North Carolina. DEFENSIVE LINEMEN JOHNNY ARAYA, Lincolnton, DL/OL, Sr., 6-0, 290 — Had 42 tackles, eight tackles for loss and three sacks. Had seven pancakes on offense. Two-time all-conference pick. DEAN ARRIVIELLO, South Iredell, DE, Sr., 6...
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