• In this May 5, 2016 file photo, former Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel sits at the defense table as his attorney Bob Hinton, center, looks on during a hearing, in Dallas. Hinton accidentally texted The Associated Press Wednesday, June 22, and confirmed he is seeking a plea deal in Manziel's domestic violence case, but has doubts about the quarterback’s ability to stay clean.  (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool)

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    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer issued a reminder to his former players and colleagues Saturday before they gathered to roast him at a charity event.

  • Padres’ Seidler in group of San Diegans interested in MLS

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  • Briles officially out at Baylor after sexual assault scandal

    WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor and Art Briles have mutually agreed to part ways, almost a month after the release of a scathing report over the university’s handling of sexual assault complaints against football players and the coach being suspended by school regents “with intent to terminate.”

  • Defense Department says Air Force Academy lax in reporting

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  • UND, Sam Houston State set home-and-home football series

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  • Northern State football game to be televised on ESPN3

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    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota State University and the University of Colorado have agreed to play a football game in 2024.

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    MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — A former Central Michigan University football player has been found not guilty of punching two women at a Mount Pleasant bar in December.