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Wisconsin defense throttles Maryland in 52-7 rout

Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon (25) scores a touchdown against Maryland defensive back Anthony Nixon, left, and Cole Farrand (47) during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, in Madison, Wis. (AP Photo/Andy Manis)

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Six-foot-3 nose guard Warren Herring stood tall at the line of scrimmage. Linebacker Marcus Trotter could not stop smiling after the game.

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Banged-up Packers defense faces Brees

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — This was one time when guessing wrong didn’t hurt a defensive back.

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Brewers hire Darnell Coles as hitting coach

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Darnell Coles is the new hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers, a team that missed the playoffs in large part because of problems at the plate.

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Secondary depth helps Packers with starters hurt

Green Bay Packers' Casey Hayward (29) and Morgan Burnett celebrate a fourth and short stop during the second half of an NFL football game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Green Bay, Wis. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Packers could very well face a high-scoring game this weekend without two members of their starting secondary against the New Orleans Saints and quarterback Drew Brees.

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Timberwolves beat Bucks 110-91

Milwaukee Bucks' Brandon Knight (11) passes the ball off while covered by Minnesota Timberwolves' Gorgui Dieng (5) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Tom Lynn)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic has been limited by ankle problems in his four-year NBA career, prompting the coaching staff to cap his minutes this season in an effort to keep him healthy.

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