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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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Huskies to play series against Ohio State, Arizona

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut men’s basketball team, looking to bolster its nonconference schedule, has announced deals to play Ohio State and Arizona in a pair of home-and-home series.

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AFC North trying to regain reputation as the best

Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson hugs quarterback Andy Dalton (14) prior to an NFL preseason football game against the New York Jets, Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Al Behrman)

CINCINNATI (AP) — They do things a little differently in the AFC North.

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After QB Miller’s injury, Buckeyes turn to Barrett

This Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014, file photo shows Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett throwing a pass during an NCAA college football practice in Columbus, Ohio. Barrett, a redshirt freshman who’s never taken a collegiate snap, is set to start when the Buckeyes open their season on Aug. 30 against Navy. Braxton Miller, a two-time Big Ten player of the year, tore the labrum of his (right) throwing shoulder on an unrushed, seven-yard pass on Monday. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Urban Meyer refers to No. 5 Ohio State’s last two practices as “the day after” and “two days after” — a new calendar dating from when the Buckeyes lost standout quarterback Braxton Miller.

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Hoyer gets starting spot over rookie Manziel

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel gestures to a receiver as quarterback Brian Hoyer watches, left, during practice at the NFL football team's facility in Berea, Ohio Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Johnny Manziel hopes the hype around him calms down.

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