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Alabama offensive coordinator Kiffin returning for 2nd year

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Lane Kiffin says he’s coming back to Alabama for a second season as offensive coordinator.

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Belichick on deflated balls: ‘We try to do everything right’

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is defending the way his team preps its game balls and said his team earned its spot in the Super Bowl fairly.

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Historic Super Bowl no matter the winner

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll reacts to a call during the first half of the NFL football NFC Championship game against the Green Bay Packers Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

PHOENIX (AP) — An historic Super Bowl is before us.

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Vanderbilt gang-rape defense points to campus culture

Corey Batey is seen during the Vanderbilt rape trial on Wednesday Jan. 21, 2015, in Nashville in Tenn. Brandon Vandenburg and Batey, along with two other former football players, are accused in the rape of an unconscious 21-year-old neuroscience major in a dorm room at the Nashville university. All four have pleaded not guilty. (AP Photo/The Tennessean, John Partipilo)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Defense attorneys for the former Vanderbilt University football players whose own cellphones show they participated in a dorm-room sex assault have placed blame on the elite Southern university, saying their clients’ judgment was warped by a campus culture where drunken sex was common.

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Bears add quarterbacks, linebackers coaches

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have hired Dowell Loggains as quarterbacks coach and Glenn Pires as linebackers coach.

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