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No. 1 Kentucky gives Kansas a Top 25 tumble

Wisconsin's Frank Kaminsky, left, shoots past Boise State's Nick Duncan (13) and Mikey Thompson (1) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

Top-ranked Kentucky certainly made a believer of Kansas coach Bill Self last week.

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Manfred given 5-year term as baseball commissioner

In this Aug. 14, 2014, file phhoto, Major League Baseball Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred speaks to reporters after team owners elected him as the next commissioner of Major League Baseball  in Baltimore. Baseball owners voted Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, to give him a five-year term as commissioner when he succeeds Bud Selig in two months.  (AP Photo/Steve Ruark, File)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Praising the transition as quick and orderly, Bud Selig announced Thursday that baseball owners unanimously approved a five-year term for Rob Manfred, who will succeed the longtime commissioner early next year.

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Chiefs defensive line still shutting teams down

Kansas City Chiefs nose tackle Dontari Poe (92) sacks Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) in the second half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. The Chiefs won 24-20. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kevin Vickerson has been a part of some stellar defensive fronts, whether he was playing next to Albert Haynesworth and Jevon Kearse in Tennessee or Von Miller and Elvis Dumervil in Denver.

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