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Week 11 Preview: Big Ten intrigue; RB 4 Heisman; UAB-elieve

No. 1 Alabama and No. 2 Clemson are facing ranked foes this weekend, but the conventional wisdom is neither will be tested. The Crimson Tide, after running roughshod over LSU last week, returns home to face No. 18 Mississippi State on Saturday afternoon. Alabama is a 25-point favorite. Later, the Tigers visit No. 17 Boston … Continue reading Week 11 Preview: Big Ten intrigue; RB 4 Heisman; UAB-elieve

DETROIT | Pistons still unbeaten after 110-103 win over Cleveland

DETROIT  — Dwane Casey has coached Detroit to its best start in a decade. He’s also well aware the Pistons have a long way to go. “It’s good for our team, good for our morale, but we know that there’s bigger mountains to climb down the road,” said Casey, who was hired to coach the … Continue reading DETROIT | Pistons still unbeaten after 110-103 win over Cleveland

Patriots’ Gronkowski out vs. Bears

The New England Patriots have ruled out tight end Rob Gronkowski for Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears because of ankle and back injuries. The five-time Pro Bowler had been on the injury report the past few weeks because of an ankle issue. The Patriots said Friday he also has a back problem. Gronkowski had … Continue reading Patriots’ Gronkowski out vs. Bears

LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale for Sox

A look at what’s happening around the majors on Wednesday: ONE MORE TIME Jacob deGrom will make the final start of what has been a remarkably consistent season that has him a favorite for the NL Cy Young Award. It also is the last chance for deGrom (9-9) to have a winning record and reach … Continue reading LEADING OFF: deGrom seeks 1 last quality start; Sale for Sox