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Vols’ offensive struggles show no signs of ending

Tennessee quarterback Justin Worley is sacked by Mississippi defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche, right, in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The news continues to get worse for Tennessee’s struggling offense.

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Titans trade LB Akeem Ayers to Patriots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has traded linebacker Akeem Ayers to the New England Patriots in what coach Ken Whisenhunt says gives the linebacker a fresh start.

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Spartans downplay being heavy favorites in rivalry

Michigan State  head coach Mark Dantonio watches his team during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Michigan State won the game 56-17. (AP Photo/Sam Riche)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The question would have seemed ludicrous seven years ago when Mark Dantonio was in his first season as Michigan State’s coach.

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Nowitzki-Chandler reunion, Parsons give Mavs hope

DALLAS (AP) — Dirk Nowitzki welcomed Tyson Chandler to Dallas with little fanfare four years ago, and certainly not amid talk of potential championships.

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Bibbs stays with Broncos after Bills come calling

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — Running back Kapri Bibbs’ big break is rather bittersweet since his good buddy and former Colorado State teammate was released to make room.

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