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Judge suggests it’s OK for Redskins to sue Indians

In this July 27, 2014 file photo, Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder pauses on the field after football practice at the team's NFL football training facility in Richmond, Va. A long-running dispute over the Washington Redskins’ team name will likely go another quarter. A Virginia judge suggested Friday that a group of Native Americans offended by the name are properly being sued by the football team.(AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A federal judge seems to think Native Americans offended by the Washington Redskins team name are properly being sued by the NFL franchise.

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Aggies could have new QB for La-Monroe

This Sept. 27, 2014, file photo, shows Texas A&M quarterback Kenny Hill passing in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Arkansas in Arlington, Texas. Kenny Hill may be headed for the bench. Offensive coordinator Jake Spavital said Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014,  that Hill and freshman Kyle Allen have been taking snaps with the first team this week and a starter for Saturday's, Nov. 1, 2014,  game against Louisiana-Monroe will be decided later this week. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez, File)

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas A&M might have a new starting quarterback when the Aggies host Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday.

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QB plays Peyton in Pats practice _ but no ‘Omaha’

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo spent the week simulating Peyton Manning and his hurry-up offense.

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Blue Devils looking for breathing room in ACC

In this Oct. 18, 2014, file photo, Duke quarterback Anthony Boone (7) runs past Virginia's Brandon Phelps (21) for a first down during an NCAA college football game in Durham, N.C. Maybe Duke really wasn't a one-year wonder in 2013. (AP Photo/The Herald-Sun, Bernard Thomas, File)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Taking control of the ACC Coastal Division is becoming a habit for Duke.

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Correction: Obit-Stapleton story

AMES, Iowa (AP) — In a story Oct. 30 about the death of former football coach and athletic director Clay Stapleton, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by Iowa State University, reported erroneously that Stapleton died in Missouri City, Missouri. He died in Marshall, Missouri.

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