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Seahawks lead 49ers 7-0 after 1st quarter

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) passes against the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Richard Sherman offered one final challenge to San Francisco: “I told their sideline if they threw it my way I’d end the game.”

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BC’s Elimimian selected CFL’s outstanding player

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — B.C. Lions linebacker Solomon Elimimian was honored Thursday night as the Canadian Football League’s outstanding player, becoming the first pure defensive player to win the award.

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Eagles roll over Cowboys 33-10 for NFC East lead

Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy (25) celebrates as he enters the end zone for a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys during the second half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tim Sharp)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — LeSean McCoy threw open his arms just before crossing the goal line on a touchdown run that essentially put away another big win over the Dallas Cowboys.

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49ers activate pair of tight ends

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Tight ends Garrett Celek and Asante Cleveland were added to San Francisco’s active roster before the 49ers’ game Thursday night against the Seattle Seahawks.

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Bears waste good start, fall to Lions 34-17

Chicago Bears defensive end Jared Allen (69) knocks the ball away from Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) during the first half of an NFL football game in Detroit, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — When Jay Cutler guided Chicago’s offense down the field for a touchdown on its first drive of the game, the Bears never once tried to run the ball.

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