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Georgia running back Todd Gurley (3) celebrates with linebacker Amarlo Herrera (52) after an NCAA college football game against Tennessee Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. Georgia won 35-32.

Georgia hires attorney for suspended RB Gurley

Georgia has hired an attorney for Todd Gurley, who is suspended indefinitely while the school investigates an alleged violation of NCAA rules.

Florida State's Jameis Winston (5) warms up before the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship NCAA football game between Florida State and Duke in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Florida State defends how it handled Winston case

Florida State University has released its own timeline of events in the sexual assault investigation of quarterback Jameis Winston.

FILE - In this Sept. 13, 2014, file photo, Florida freshman quarterback Treon Harris (3) warms up prior to an NCAA college football game against Kentucky in Gainesville, Fla. Harris has been suspended while he is being investigated for sexual assault. The school says Harris is accused of sexually assaulting a female student early Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, hours after Harris helped Florida rally to beat Tennessee 10-9 in Knoxville, in a residence hall on campus in Gainesville, Fla.

Harris’ attorney says complaint withdrawn

The University of Florida says that the sexual battery complaint against quarterback Treon Harris has been withdrawn.

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Former New England Patriot football player Aaron Hernandez, listens to procedings in a court in Attleboro, Mass., Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013. Hernandez was indicted on first-degree murder and weapons charges in the death of a friend whose bullet-riddled body was found in an industrial park about a mile from the ex-player's home.

Hernandez defense loses bid to toss phone evidence

Ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has lost a bid to have his cellphone and other evidence thrown out of the murder case against him.

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The field is painted for the postseason before a baseball workout Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, in Baltimore. The Kansas City Royals play the Baltimore Orioles in the American League Championship Series starting Friday.

Weather permitting Orioles, Royals open ALCS

The pitching matchup, with a forecast calling for showers" or "rain" all night, pits Kansas City's James Shields against right-hander Chris Tillman. Shields is 11-7 lifetime against Baltimore, including 2-0 this season.

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Postseason baseball for stat geeks

There will be an alternate telecast of Game 1 of the NLCS that will focus on sabermetrics.

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Katy Perry is (apparently) playing the Super Bowl

The pop star has reportedly landed the half-time gig at one of America's most-watched events.

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Expect tributes, awkwardness at Donovan farewell

The Landon Donovan era in U.S. soccer will come to an end on Friday as the national team’s top scorer plays his final game.

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Prosecutors want Peterson arrested on alleged bond violation

Suspended Vikings star Adrian Peterson faces new legal trouble after prosecutors say he should be arrested on a drug-related bond violation.

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Colts need Luck, late fumble to beat Texas

A late fumble by Houston quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick allowed Indianapolis to escape with a 33-28 road victory.

Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano yells to his team during the first half of an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans in Indianapolis, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014.

Pagano, Colts hold on to beat Texans

Houston came storming back, but the Colts held on to beat the Texans 33-28 Thursday Night

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No. 13 Georgia RB Gurley suspended indefinitely

Gurley is considered one of the leading contenders for the Heisman Trophy. He leads Georgia with 773 yards rushing and eight touchdowns.

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Danica Patrick discusses love life with Stenhouse

In her first column for Derek Jeter's new website, called The Players' Tribune, Patrick says racing against boyfriend Ricky Stenhouse Jr. can create "Montagues and the Capulets" moments, a reference to the feuding families in Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet."

FILE - In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson warms up for an NFL football game against the St. Louis Rams in St. Louis. The Vikings benched Peterson for Sunday's game after his attorney said he had been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse. Attorney Rusty Hardin says the charge accuses Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son. He says Peterson has cooperated with authorities and "used his judgment as a parent to discipline his son." Hardin says Peterson regrets the incident but never intended to harm the boy.

Prosecutors want Adrian Peterson’s bond revoked

Texas prosecutors have filed a motion to revoke Adrian Peterson's bond and have him re-arrested after the Vikings running back allegedly admitted to smoking marijuana while he is awaiting trial

NFL logo on the field before an NFL football game between the Detroit Lions and the New England Patriots in Detroit, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013.

NFL penalties up more than 2 per game this season

The NFL's emphasis on defensive-backfield penalties has contributed to an average of more than two extra flags every game this season, a 15% rise

United States' Julian Green celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Belgium and the USA at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

Green dropped from US roster with rib injury

Midfielder Julian Green will miss the United States' exhibition games against Ecuador and Honduras because of a rib injury.

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Torrance: McIlroy has joined pantheon of greats

Rory McIlroy's accomplishments this season have helped him join Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer, and Seve Ballesteros among the pantheon of golfing greats.

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Mariota throws 5 TD’s, No. 6 Oregon beats Cal

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota is shown warming up for an NCAA college football game against UCLA in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

Marcus Mariota broke the Oregon record for career passing yards in the No. 6 Ducks' 59-41 victory over California on Friday night.

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Royals beat Giants 3-2 for 2-1 World Series lead

Kansas City Royals coach Ned Yost speaks during a press conference before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the San Francisco Giants Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.

Herrera, Brandon Finnegan, Wade Davis and Greg Holland combined for four innings of hitless relief, the longest in a Series game in 22 years.

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Ted Bishop resigns as PGA president

FILE - PGA of America President Ted Bishop speaks next to the Presidents Cup trophy at a news conference at City Hall in San Francisco, in this July 2, 2014 file photo. The PGA of America president referred to Ian Poulter as a little girl on two social media accounts Thursday evening Oct. 23, 2014 for his comments on Nick Faldo and Tom Watson as Ryder Cup captains.

Ted Bishop has been removed as president of the PGA of America over a sexist tweet directed at Ian Poulter.

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