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Saban way produces tenacious defenses for Tide – and ‘Dawgs

ATLANTA (AP) As Alabama All-America defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick watched a YouTube video of last week’s thrilling Rose Bowl between Georgia and Oklahoma, there was a sense of familiarity with the Bulldogs. ”We basically run the same defense. They added a couple of things just like we add some things,” Fitzpatrick said. ”Even the hand signals and stuff are pretty ...

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Georgia punter takes unlikely road from Ivy to title game

ATLANTA (AP) Cameron Nizialek glanced toward the seats at Philips Arena, where thousands of red-clad, woofing Georgia fans had turned up to watch their beloved Bulldogs being interviewed by the media on a frigid Saturday morning. Where Nizialek played the last three years, this would’ve been a good turnout on game day. ”I would say this is probably more people ...

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In NDSU title win, Stick leads the way

FRISCO, Texas (STATS) – When North Dakota State faced a fourth down and needed to run out the final four seconds of its 17-13 win over James Madison in the FCS championship game Saturday, there was quarterback Easton Stick ready to get the job done. In a timeout before the final play, the redshirt junior oozed confidence. “Coach, don’t worry,” ...

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FSU’s Tarvarus McFadden, Auden Tate leaving school early to enter NFL draft

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State cornerback Tarvarus McFadden and wide receiver Auden Tate are entering NFL draft. McFadden made his announcement via a statement released by the university. He was a first-team selection to the AP Preseason All-America team after having eight interceptions in 2016, but his production dropped off this season. He had no interceptions but his 10 ...

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Stars cruise past Oilers for 5-1 victory (Jan 06, 2018)

DALLAS (AP) Linemates Alexander Radulov, Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin scored first-period goals within a span of 6 1/2 minutes, leading the Dallas Stars past the Edmonton Oilers 5-1 on Saturday. John Klingberg had a goal and two assists, and Mattias Janmark had a goal and an assist for Dallas. The Stars have won six of their past eight games. ...

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Farm team: Minor league Yard Goats offering yoga with goats

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) What to do with a new $71 million minor league baseball stadium during the winter? If you’re the Hartford Yard Goats, the Double-A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies, you turn to real goats. Time for goat yoga class. Talk about a farm team. Article continues below … The national phenomenon of goat yoga began in Oregon just ...

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