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Big 12 coaches discuss state of college football

In this Nov. 30, 2013 file photo, Kansas quarterback Montell Cozart (2) passes over Kansas State linebacker Tre Walker (50) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Lawrence, Kan. Cozart has won the starting job at Kansas, beating out Jake Heaps and T.J. Millweard after a strong spring game. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The mercurial state of college football could be summed up by listening to Big 12 coaches respond to questions Monday as spring practices draw to a close.

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Chiefs begin offseason workouts after long break

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — More than three frustrating months after their season ended in Indianapolis, the Kansas City Chiefs gathered for the start of offseason workouts on Monday and there was plenty of news for coach Andy Reid to deliver.

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Chiefs in discussion with Smith reps on extension

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs are speaking with representatives of quarterback Alex Smith about an extension that would keep him in Kansas City beyond next season.

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Hughes picks up win as Twins top Royals, 8-3

CORRECTS TO PITCHER PHIL HUGHES NOT SCOTT ULLGER - Minnesota Twins pitcher Phil Hughes throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals, Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It is customary in baseball for a pitcher to be awarded a commemorative baseball after his first big league win, a nice keepsake to reflect upon years down the road.

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Twins shut down by Vargas in 5-0 loss to Royals

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco, left, talks with catcher Kurt Suzuki, right, after giving up a run in the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Friday, April 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ricky Nolasco was virtually unhittable a week ago in Minnesota, shutting down the scuffling Royals over eight innings in an easy victory that came amid a three-game sweep.

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