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Banged-up Packers defense faces Brees

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — This was one time when guessing wrong didn’t hurt a defensive back.

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Court rejects Sharper’s bid for workers’ comp

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A state appeals court has ruled against embattled former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper in his bid to receive workers’ compensation from his former team.

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Saints defense braces for Packers’ Rodgers

Detroit Lions running back Reggie Bush (21) is stopped by New Orleans Saints middle linebacker Curtis Lofton (50) and defensive back Marcus Ball (36) during the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson) i

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro says he “can’t wait” to play against Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers.

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Dolphins’ Landry says SEC prepared him for NFL

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Jarvis Landry (14) catches a pass from quarterback Ryan Tannehill during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Rookie receiver Jarvis Landry says the NFL’s not much different from the Southeastern Conference, and his rapid progress with the Miami Dolphins suggests he might be right.

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Lawsuit filed by former LSU tennis coach dismissed

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Baton Rouge federal judge has dismissed a racial discrimination lawsuit that former longtime LSU women’s tennis coach Tony Minnis filed against the university after his 2012 firing.

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