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Kentucky blows out UT Martin, 59-14

Kentucky running back Braylon Heard (5) outruns Tennessee-Martin defensive back Jordan Landry (21) to score a first half touchdown in the season-opening NCAA college football game for both teams in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Garry Jones)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky scored almost every time it had the ball, and its few failures against Tennessee-Martin weren’t for lack of effort.

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Illini, Lunt survive Youngstown scare 28-17

Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt (12) throws the ball during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Youngstown State, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb)

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — For almost three full quarters Saturday, Wes Lunt’s debut at Illinois was anything but what the quarterback wanted.

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Defense shines as No. 7 UCLA beats Virginia 28-20

Virginia quarterback Greyson Lambert (11) throws a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against UCLA at Scott Stadium, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Charlottesville, Va. (AP Photo/Andrew Shurtleff)

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Brett Hundley was all smiles, mostly because of his defense.

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Bengals put QB McCarron on injured list

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis works on the sideline in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Indianapolis Colts, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)

CINCINNATI (AP) — AJ McCarron will have to wait for at least six weeks to get his NFL career going.

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Giants put Manningham, Holliday on IR

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have placed one-time Super Bowl hero Mario Manningham and free agent signee Trindon Holliday on injured reserve in reaching the 53-man roster limit.

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