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No. 6 TCU takes same approach in visit to Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — TCU coach Gary Patterson has the same approach to another Thanksgiving night game at Texas, no matter how different the circumstances.

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Another ugly Jets loss in already ugly season

New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan is seen on the sidelines during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Detroit, Monday, Nov.24, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

NEW YORK (AP) — Pick an adjective, and it’s likely the New York Jets used it to describe the lowest point in what had already become a lost season.

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Confidence a clear sign of progress at Minnesota

Minnesota running back David Cobb (27) celebrates with fans following an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Minnesota won 28-24. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The signs of progress at Minnesota are plentiful.

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Eagles defense choosing between Dallas’ run, pass

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In his perfect world, Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis would plan a scheme to stop both Dallas’ running game and get pressure on quarterback Tony Romo.

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Broncos waive McManus, sign Barth

Denver Broncos kicker Brandon McManus (8) watches as he misses a field goal against the Miami Dolphins during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos have switched kickers again, waiving first-year pro Brandon McManus and signing Connor Barth, who hasn’t kicked in an NFL game since 2012.

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