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Trufant, Atlanta defense wary of Brees

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown(84) celebrates making a first down reception against Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant (21) during the first quarter of the NFL football game on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014, in Atlanta.  (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Curtis Compton)  MARIETTA DAILY OUT; GWINNETT DAILY POST OUT; LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; WXIA-TV OUT; WGCL-TV OUT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant expects to be exhausted by the end of Atlanta’s NFC South showdown Sunday at New Orleans.

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Davis returns, Pelicans edge Jazz 119-111

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) goes to the basket against Utah Jazz forward Jeremy Evans (40) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in New Orleans, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis returned from a chest injury and scored 31 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans overcame a 14-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the reeling Utah Jazz, 119-111 on Tuesday night.

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Davis slated to return for Pelicans vs. Jazz

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Pelicans forward Anthony Davis is back in New Orleans’ lineup against the Utah Jazz, five nights after being sidelined by a mysterious chest injury.

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Jazz big man Favors out vs. Pelicans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Utah coach Quinn Snyder says Derrick Favors’ sprained right ankle will sideline him for a second straight game.

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Shelton of La. Tech earns women’s LSWA POW

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana Tech senior guard Kelia Shelton posted a season high 31 points to earn her the week’s Louisiana Sports Writers Association honor for women’s college basketball player of the week.

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