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Miami manhandles Virginia Tech, 30-6

Miami wide receiver Stacy Coley (3) breaks the tackle of Miami defensive back Ray Lewis III (20) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Blacksburg, Va., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech didn’t face Duke Johnson when it played Miami last season.

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Carden helps No. 18 ECU beat UConn, 31-21

East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden (5) prepares to launch a pass against Connecticut during an NCAA college football game in Greenville, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ted Richardson)

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Coach Ruffin McNeill doesn’t care about impressing the committee that will decide if No. 18 East Carolina deserves a major bowl berth.

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Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers, 35-21

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws during the first half against the San Diego Chargers in an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

DENVER (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week.

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Neal’s hat trick lifts Predators past Chicago 3-2

Nashville Predators left wing James Neal (18) celebrates with Filip Forsberg (9), of Sweden, and Seth Jones (3) after scoring a goal against the Chicago Blackhawks in the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — James Neal scored a natural hat trick, and the Nashville Predators edged the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday night to become the last NHL team still unbeaten in regulation this season.

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Miller has 31 saves, Canucks beat Blues 4-1

Vancouver Canucks' goalie Ryan Miller (30) is congratulated by Kevin Bieksa (3) after the Canucks' victory 4-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues in an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Bill Boyce)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ryan Miller made 31 saves in his return to St. Louis and the Vancouver Canucks scored three times in the third period to beat the Blues 4-1 on Thursday night.

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