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Isaac Bruce to enter Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former St. Louis Rams wide receiver Isaac Bruce is one of four additions to the latest Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame induction class.

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Titans trade LB Akeem Ayers to Patriots

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee has traded linebacker Akeem Ayers to the New England Patriots in what coach Ken Whisenhunt says gives the linebacker a fresh start.

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Buffalo’s Cross gets interim advice from Orgeron

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) — Alex Cross had a favor to ask when Ed Orgeron called to congratulate him on becoming the University at Buffalo’s interim football coach.

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Vols’ offensive struggles show no signs of ending

Tennessee quarterback Justin Worley is sacked by Mississippi defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche, right, in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Oxford, Miss., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The news continues to get worse for Tennessee’s struggling offense.

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Spartans downplay being heavy favorites in rivalry

Michigan State  head coach Mark Dantonio watches his team during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Bloomington, Ind., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014. Michigan State won the game 56-17. (AP Photo/Sam Riche)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The question would have seemed ludicrous seven years ago when Mark Dantonio was in his first season as Michigan State’s coach.

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