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Georgia expects boost from added receiver depth

Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason (14) out runs Tennessee defensive end Derek Barnett (9) to the end zone for a touchdown in the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Hutson Mason is getting some help for Georgia’s struggling passing game.

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Principal: players were subjected to racist slurs

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut high school principal says members of his school’s football team were subjected to racist taunts by fans in the town of Plainfield.

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Prosecutor: No need for new trial in Simpson case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Prosecutors in Las Vegas say O.J. Simpson got a fair trial and evidence supporting his 2008 conviction and imprisonment on kidnapping and armed robbery charges is overwhelming.

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Kingsbury might need to start freshman QB at KSU

In this Sept. 25, 2014, photo, Texas Tech's Patrick Mahomes throws a touchdown pass over Oklahoma State's Josh Furman during a NCAA college football game in Stillwater, Okla. Mahomes could see his first career start if Davis Webb is unable to play after sustaining a shoulder injury against Oklahoma State. (AP Photo/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal/Zach Long) ALL LOCAL TV OUT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech could again have a freshman starting at quarterback when the Red Raiders play No. 23 Kansas State this week.

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FCC spikes sports blackout rule

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FCC wants an end to sports blackouts.

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