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Brady and Patriots still a constant in AFC East

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill (17) throws a pass against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady has seen plenty of other quarterbacks come and go in the AFC East.

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3 Ferguson area schools practice at Rams facility

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Courtland Griffin has attempted to keep the lives of his McCluer North football players as normal as possible despite the upheaval in their community: Ferguson, Missouri.

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AP source: Bengals LB Burfict gets 3-year deal

Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vontaze Burfict tackles New York Jets wide receiver David Nelson (86) in the first half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Tony Tribble)

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Bengals and Vontaze Burfict agreed to a three-year contract extension that will pay the Pro Bowl linebacker a maximum of $20.05 million through 2017, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press.

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Steelers’ Bell, Blount set to face pot charges

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon.

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Pelini not dwelling on injured players

In this Aug. 13, 2014, photo, Nebraska defensive tackle Kevin Williams (92) warms up during the NCAA college football team's practice in Lincoln, Neb. Williams, who has had two major knee surgeries, went down Monday, Aug. 18, 2014. Nebraska coach Bo Pelini said Williams was day-to-day with an ankle injury. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has lost possibly three players for the season to injuries and a bunch of others are ailing, but you won’t hear coach Bo Pelini complaining.

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