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Stanton speaks out for 1st time since injury

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton still needs to have five teeth fixed or replaced, along with a procedure to assess how much blood remains in his sinus cavity and will be understandably leery the next time he grabs a bat.

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Rebuilding UConn, USF meet in AAC opener

Connecticut head coach Bob Diaco, right, talks to his team during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Boise State at Rentschler Field, Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014, in East Hartford, Conn. Boise State won 38-21. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Willie Taggart has heard enough about how South Florida was once ranked No. 2 in the country.

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Dolphins special teams focus on fundamentals

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami’s mishaps on special teams last week against the Buffalo Bills taught the Dolphins a valuable lesson about the importance of that third phase of the game.

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Little-known QB to start for No. 1 Florida St

In this Nov. 16, 2013, file photo, Florida State quarterback Sean Maguire throws a pass during the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in Tallahassee, Fla.  Top-ranked Florida State will host No. 22 Clemson without Heisman-winning quarterback Jameis Winston for the first half after he was suspended Wednesday. That thrusts redshirt sophomore Sean Maguire into the first start of his career. Maguire was not a star recruit and has only thrown 21 passes in his career. Now he'll have to hold down the fort for the first 30 minutes of college football's marquee Saturday night game.  (AP Photo/Phil Sears, File)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Welcome Sean Maguire to big-time college football.

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Cooper-Hargreaves duel in Alabama-Florida clash

Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) works through drills during Alabama football practice, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at the Thomas-Drew Practice Facility in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/, Vasha Hunt) MAGS OUT

A look at things to watch in the Southeastern Conference during Week 4 of the season:

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