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Corbett dropped from NCAA suit on Penn State fine

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The NCAA has dropped Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett from its lawsuit challenging a state law that limits where $60 million in Penn State fine money can be spent.

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Penn St. has pressure of No. 13 Ohio St., beyond

Penn State NCAA college football head coach James Franklin addresses the media during his weekly press conference in State College, Pa., Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Centre Daily Times, Nabil K. Mark ) MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State coach James Franklin says one of the biggest challenges he faces in his job is meeting high expectations of a huge fan base.

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Frantic flurry helps Steelers salvage season

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) tries  to make a catch past Houston Texans cornerback A.J. Bouye (34) in the fourth quarter of the NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Pittsburgh. The catch was ruled out of bounds and overturned on replay. (AP Photo/Don Wright)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The bounces and big plays piled up so quickly, even the Pittsburgh Steelers were stunned.

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This Date In Baseball

1910 — After three straight defeats and trailing Philadelphia 3-2 in the ninth, the Chicago Cubs tied the score and then won 4-3 in 10 innings for their only victory as the A’s won the World Series in five games.

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Texans overwhelmed in 30-23 loss to Steelers

Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) is tackled by Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Arthur Moats (55)in the first half of the NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Confident and in command, the Houston Texans appeared poised for the biggest win of Bill O’Brien’s brief tenure.

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