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FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2017, file photo, Buffalo Bills' Tyrod Taylor reacts to an incomplete pass on fourth down in the final seconds in the second half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte, N.C. In his third season as the Bills starter, Taylor has yet to prove he's capable of rallying the team once it falls behind by more than a field goal. Buffalo comes out of its bye preparing to host Tampa Bay on Sunday. ((AP Photo/Bob Leverone, File)
October 18, 2017 - 6:14 pm
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills starting quarterback Tyrod Taylor says he doesn't need his detractors to realize his share of shortcomings this season. Taylor refers to the team's 3-2 record to acknowledge it's time for the Bills and himself to begin "separating from the pack." That process...
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Barcelona's Lionel Messi kicks the ball to score during the group D Champions League soccer match between FC Barcelona and Olympiakos at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
October 18, 2017 - 6:13 pm
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi has joined Cristiano Ronaldo in the exclusive club of players who have scored 100 goals in European competition. Messi hit the century mark in UEFA club competitions on Wednesday when he scored from a free kick to lead 10-man Barcelona to a 3-1 victory at home...
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October 18, 2017 - 6:06 pm
The NCAA says at least two dozen Division I basketball programs are taking advantage of a waiver that allows teams to play an extra exhibition game if the proceeds go to disaster relief. NCAA spokeswoman Stacey Osburn told The Associated Press via email that the governing body is aware of 24...
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October 18, 2017 - 6:05 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — For the first time in the history of the world's most famous sled dog race, several of the high-performance animals have tested positive for a prohibited drug. But race officials have refused to name the musher involved. The governing board of the nearly 1,000-mile Iditarod...
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October 18, 2017 - 6:04 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — For the first time in the history of the world's most famous sled dog race, several of the high-performance animals have tested positive for a prohibited drug. But race officials have refused to name the musher involved. Several dogs tested positive for the opioid pain...
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October 18, 2017 - 6:03 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette sat out practice Wednesday while recovering from a sprained right ankle. The rookie rolled his ankle late in Sunday's 27-17 loss to the Los Angeles Rams. Coach Doug Marrone says Fournette was ready to re-enter the game...
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FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, West Virginia wide receiver Ka'Raun White (2) catches a touchdown pass in front of Texas Tech defensive back Desmon Smith (4) during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Morgantown, W.Va. Ka'Raun White caught two fourth-quarter touchdown passes in West Virginia’s 46-35 win over Texas Tech on Saturday. (AP Photo/Raymond Thompson, File)
October 18, 2017 - 6:02 pm
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Ka'Raun and Kyzir White are adding to the family legacy started by their older brother at No. 23 West Virginia. Kevin White stamped his place in Mountaineer lore after a senior season in 2014 that earned him second-team all-America honors with 1,447 receiving yards, the...
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Chelsea's Eden Hazard celebrates after scoring during the Champions League group C soccer match between Chelsea and Roma at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
October 18, 2017 - 5:59 pm
LONDON (AP) — Five months after lifting the Premier League trophy with Chelsea, Antonio Conte isn't happy with his team. A two-goal lead against Roma was established and then squandered in the Champions League on Wednesday. A 3-3 draw was recovered but Chelsea's susceptibility was exposed, just as...
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Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar, left, and his teammate Douglas, center, jump for the ball with Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan during their Champions League group A soccer match between Manchester United and Benfica at Benfica's Luz stadium in Lisbon, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)
October 18, 2017 - 5:49 pm
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Manchester United took advantage of an embarrassing mistake by the youngest goalkeeper ever to play in the Champions League to beat Benfica 1-0 and maintain its three-point lead in Group A on Wednesday. Belgian goalkeeper Mile Svilar, making his Champions League debut at age...
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