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South Dakota State slips in both FCS polls

BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State University has slipped in both Football Championship Subdivision polls this week.

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SD sports journalist pens book on 1969 Vikings

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Sioux Falls sports journalist has authored a book on the first Minnesota Vikings team to go to the Super Bowl, which happened in the last year of the old National Football League before pro football’s biggest merger.

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Mariota leads Oregon past South Dakota 62-13

Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota runs the football during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against South Dakota in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Ryan Kang)

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Marcus Mariota wore a T-shirt emblazoned with the word “Success.” It was a fitting wardrobe choice after this victory.

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Missouri set for opener against South Dakota State

In this Sept. 21, 2013. file photo, South Dakota State's Zach Zenner (31) rushes with the ball during an NCAA football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb.  Zenner has been a focal point in South Dakota State's offensive attack. He is the second player in FCS history to rush for 2,000 yards in separate seasons. The Jackrabbits have set several program records over the last five seasons in terms of reaching and advancing in the FCS playoffs. The goal this season is to clear a new height. SDSU hasn't claimed the Missouri Valley Football Conference championship since joining the league in 2008, despite winning as many league games as anybody during that span. (AP Photo/Argus Leader, Joe Ahlquist)

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Braylon Webb has made 30 starts for Missouri, the most by any current Southeastern Conference safety. He still expects to have the “jitters” in the Tigers’ opener against an overmatched Football Championship Subdivision opponent.

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South Dakota is realistic about facing No. 3 Ducks

This Dec. 30, 2013, file photo shows Oregon's Marcus Mariota warms up for the Valero Alamo Bowl NCAA college football game against Texas in San Antonio. Mariota hears the jokes about his course load this semester: yoga and golf. For those who suggest he might want to add an elective in underwater basketweaving, the reality is this: The star quarterback for No. 3 Oregon finished his degree requirements in just three years.  (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — South Dakota coach Joe Glenn has no illusions about the Oregon team the Coyotes will face on Saturday night. He says everybody knows they’re good.

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