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Monahan, Hiller lift Flames over Hurricanes 5-0

Calgary Flames' Sean Monahan, center, celebrates his second goal with teammates Jiri Hudler, left, and from the Czech Republic, and TJ Brodie during third-period NHL hockey game action against the Carolina Hurricanes in Calgary, Alberta, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Sean Monahan burst onto the scene as a rookie last season with the Calgary Flames, scoring six goals in his first eight games.

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Hokies fumble away chances in loss to Miami

Virginia Tech quarterback Michael Brewer leaves the field after an NCAA college football game against Miami on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Blacksburg, Va. Miami won 30-6. (AP Photo/The Roanoke Times, Matt Gentry)

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer tried to focus on the positive, talking about the second-half comeback that could have been had the Hokies not been so consistent about fumbling the ball away.

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Miami manhandles Virginia Tech, 30-6

Miami wide receiver Stacy Coley (3) breaks the tackle of Miami defensive back Ray Lewis III (20) during the first half of an NCAA college football game in Blacksburg, Va., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Virginia Tech didn’t face Duke Johnson when it played Miami last season.

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Carden helps No. 18 ECU beat UConn, 31-21

East Carolina quarterback Shane Carden (5) prepares to launch a pass against Connecticut during an NCAA college football game in Greenville, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ted Richardson)

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Coach Ruffin McNeill doesn’t care about impressing the committee that will decide if No. 18 East Carolina deserves a major bowl berth.

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Manning, Sanders lead Broncos past Chargers, 35-21

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws during the first half against the San Diego Chargers in an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Denver. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

DENVER (AP) — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week.

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