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College Football Picks – Bowl Matchup Results

The 30th-ranked defense of Florida State will have trouble slowing down Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Marcus Mariota and the fast-paced Ducks’ offensive attack.

NFL Matchups – Conference Championship Results

Who will this year’s Super Bowl participants be? Both are rematches of regular-season games that were decided by at least 20 points. Our expert pickers are expecting two upsets!

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Brewers to sign LHP Cotts

Brewers to sign LHP Cotts

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January 29 Cotts will sign Friday after the Brewers clear space on their 40-man roster, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. The pitching staff is short on left-handed FULL STORY

Phillies sign RHP Billingsley

Phillies sign RHP Billingsley

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January 29 Right-hander Chad Billingsley signed a one-year, $1.5 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday. FULL STORY

Blue Jays give two veterans a shot

Blue Jays give two veterans a shot

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January 29 The 35-year-old Santiago batted .246 with two home runs and 17 RBIs in 75 games for the Cincinnati Reds last season after previously playing a utility role for the Detroit Tigers. FULL STORY

Gamble back with 49ers in front office

Gamble back with 49ers in front office

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January 29 Former San Francisco 49ers director of player of personnel Tom Gamble was named a senior personnel executive by the team on Thursday. FULL STORY

Reserves lead Rockets past Mavericks

Reserves lead Rockets past Mavericks

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January 29 Before Harden hit a pair of free throws with 8.9 seconds left to set the final margin, reserve forward Josh Smith scored five consecutive points to help Houston (32-14) build two separate two-possession advantages. FULL STORY

SB XLIX: Goodell lurches from crisis to crisis

SB XLIX: Goodell lurches from crisis to crisis

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January 29 He is under attack for his handling -- or mishandling in many cases -- of the NFL's response on a variety of issues, ranging from the health of players (concussions), off-field domestic abuse (Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson), and, of course, the latest competitive brouhaha, "Deflategate." FULL STORY

SB XLIX: Lynch breaks his weeklong silence

SB XLIX: Lynch breaks his weeklong silence

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January 29 Lynch lectured a throng of media that included dozens of video and still cameras and at least 50 reporters. He took his seat at a table and stared at his cell phone for about 15 seconds before breaking his weeklong silence. FULL STORY

SB XLIX: It's the best of times for Seahawks' Quinn

SB XLIX: It's the best of times for Seahawks' Quinn

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January 29 Seattle Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn is days away from possibly winning another Super Bowl and being named a head coach for the first time. FULL STORY

Heat's Wade out at least 2-3 weeks

Heat's Wade out at least 2-3 weeks

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January 29 Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade is expected to miss several weeks with a right hamstring injury. FULL STORY