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RG3 can’t wait to get started again

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — After six-plus games on the sideline, Robert Griffin III is back as the quarterback of the Washington Redskins for Sunday’s game at Minnesota.

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Virginia hopes experience helps slow triple-option

Virginia head coach Mike London looks on against North Carolina during the second half of an NCAA college football game in Charlottesville, Va., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Daniel Sangjib Min)

Virginia linebacker Henry Coley says the Cavaliers have put a difficult loss against North Carolina behind them and are taking aim again at their goal of winning the ACC championship.

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Redskins hoping for more after Breeland’s breakout

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams (83) misses a reception as Washington Redskins cornerback Bashaud Breeland (26) defends during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Washington Redskins rookie cornerback Bashaud Breeland had a breakout performance on a big stage. Now it’s time to see whether it was a one-time thing, or the first of many.

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Full practice for Redskins’ RG3, could play Sunday

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Robert Griffin III’s practice status has been upgraded, but it’s still not certain when he will make his first start in his return from an ankle injury.

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GOP’s Gillespie needles Warner in pro-Redskins ad

Former Republican National Committee chairman and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Ed Gillespie prepares to vote at the Fairfax County Government Center voting station Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Gillespie is challenging Democratic Sen. Mark Warner.  (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Republican Ed Gillespie, trailing in the polls and short on campaign cash, is hoping a last-minute appeal to devoted fans of the Washington Redskins’ name gets him over the goal line in his Senate bid.

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