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Stanford routs rival Cal 38-17 in 117th Big Game

Stanford players including James Vaughters (9) run with the Stanford Axe after defeating California 38-17 after an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Berkeley, Calif.  (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Stanford players paraded around the field with the Axe, sprinted into the tunnel and shouted so loud outside the visiting locker room at Memorial Stadium that they drowned out coach David Shaw’s news conference in the next room.

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Mariota has 4 TDs and Ducks beat Buffaloes 44-10

Oregon wide receiver Darren Carrington (87) catches the ball as Colorado cornerback Kenneth Crawley (2) defends during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, in Eugene, Ore. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Marcus Mariota threw for 323 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 73 yards and another score in perhaps his last game at Autzen Stadium and No. 3 Oregon beat Colorado 44-10 on Saturday.

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Giants sign LB Anderson, waive OT Brown

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants have signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad and have waived offensive tackle Charles Brown.

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Chiefs sign veteran WR Avant, put Jenkins on IR

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have signed veteran Jason Avant to help a beleaguered and injury-prone group of wide receivers.

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Sparano savors 1st win with Raiders

Oakland Raiders interim coach Tony Sparano yells during the third quarter of the Raiders' NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak.

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