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UM students protest, demand AD Brandon’s firing

In this Sept. 27, 2014, photo, Michigan quarterback Shane Morris lays on the field after taking a hit in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. Early Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that Morris had been diagnosed with a concussion, athletic director Dave Brandon revealed in a post-midnight statement that the sophomore did appear to have sustained one. (AP Photo/Tony Ding)

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — About 1,000 University of Michigan students have marched to the home of school President Mark Schlissel to protest against the performance of athletic director Dave Brandon and football coach Brady Hoke.

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Injuries slow SDSU freshmen Cheatham, Pope

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Half of San Diego State’s touted freshman class is expected to be sitting on the bench when the basketball season opens Nov. 14.

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A’s Soto leaves AL wild-card game with injury

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Athletics catcher Geovany Soto has left Tuesday night’s AL wild-card game against the Kansas City Royals with an apparent injury that he sustained in the second inning.

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Braves hitting coach quits after dismal season

ATLANTA (AP) — The changes keep coming for the Atlanta Braves.

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Cowboys’ Carter out this week with quad strain

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Dallas linebacker Bruce Carter is out this weekend against Houston and could miss next week’s game at Seattle because of a strained quadriceps.

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