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Petersen wishes for do-over after Washington falters late

SEATTLE (AP) — Chris Petersen quietly delivered a message during his weekly media briefing that not everything is going wrong for Washington even as he prepared to field questions about what happened in the Huskies’ loss to rival Oregon. The coach wore a black T-shirt Monday with the phrase “Stay Positive” printed on it. He wore it Sunday as well ...

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Hoosiers issue challenge to rebound after 2 straight losses

Wes Martin and Jacob Robinson beat Indiana coach Tom Allen to the speech Monday. After contemplating a second straight loss for roughly 36 hours, the two seniors wanted to make this weekend’s challenge perfectly clear to their teammates. So Allen quickly stepped aside, let Martin and Robinson take center stage and listened to them utter the words he was prepared ...

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Several players contributing to Ravens’ stellar defense

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens are playing team defense so well, it’s almost impossible to pick the best of the bunch. Eight different players had a least one of Baltimore’s team-record 11 sacks on Sunday in Tennessee. Za’Darius Smith had three, Patrick Onwuasor rang up his first two of the season and Terrell Suggs , the team ...

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No. 6 Michigan up against history at No. 24 Michigan State

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — No. 6 Michigan is in great shape if the past truly does not matter when it plays No. 24 Michigan State this weekend. Shea Patterson has become an effective, dual-threat quarterback and he showed it in a 38-13-win over No. 15 Wisconsin . The defense ranks first in the nation against the pass and second ...

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Ducks rally in 3rd period, beat Blues 3-2

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ben Street and Andrew Cogliano scored third-period goals, Ryan Miller made 29 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks rallied to beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Sunday night. Jakob Silfverberg also scored for the Ducks, who won for the third straight time at Enterprise Center and matched a franchise-best winning streak at St. Louis from Dec. ...

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Titans’ offense struggling with extended touchdown drought

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans made a coaching change after winning their first playoff game in 14 years to rev up Marcus Mariota and the offense. So far, the Titans have taken a major step backward on offense with their first-time head coach and his offensive coordinator who had never called plays in a regular-season game until last ...

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Red Sox ace Chris Sale hospitalized with stomach illness

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox say ace left-hander Chris Sale has a stomach illness and will spend the night in the hospital. The Red Sox made the announcement Sunday night in the seventh inning of Game 2 of the AL Championship Series against Houston. Boston said Sale reported the illness earlier in the day and was admitted to ...

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