Football

FILE - In this Sept. 4, 2016, file photo, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly, center, watches as his players run off the field during an NCAA college football game against Texas in Austin, Texas. Kelly enters 2017 in need of a big turnaround, with a revamped coaching staff (new defensive, offensive and special teams coordinators) and new starting quarterback (Brandon Wimbush). (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
March 01, 2017 - 2:43 am
The premise is simple: Close games are often decided by good fortune as much as good play. Therefore, a team that loses a lot of close games one season is likely to add wins the next season as its bad luck evens out. Last year's Nebraska team was the perfect example. In 2015, the Cornhuskers (6-7)...
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March 01, 2017 - 2:39 am
The premise is simple: Close games are often decided by good fortune as much as good play. Therefore, a team that loses a lot of close games one season is likely to add wins the next season as its bad luck evens out. Last year's Nebraska team was the perfect example. In 2015, the Cornhuskers (6-7)...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, photograph, Air Force wide receiver Jalen Robinette lifts weights as he prepares for the NFL combine, at a workout facility in Centennial, Colo. The 330 players arriving at the NFL's annual combine have been readying for this week's combine in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
March 01, 2017 - 2:21 am
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The 330 players arriving at the league's annual combine have been preparing for this week's "Underwear Olympics" like a prize fighter gets ready for his big night, pumping iron and cutting carbs. They've been following strict programs designed to help them get stronger, run...
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February 28, 2017 - 8:42 pm
Baylor safety Travon Blanchard has been suspended after the school was notified that a protective order had been issued against him. The Baylor athletic department released a statement Tuesday, saying it was aware of the complaint made by a woman against Blanchard through the McLennan County...
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