1. Thayer Defends Ditka After Dent's Criticism

    (WSCR) Two days after Hall of Fame defensive end Richard Dent blamed former Bears head coach Mike Ditka for the team not repeating as Super Bowl champions after the 1985 season, teammate Tom Thayer defended his old coach...

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  2. Alfonzo Dennard's Assualt Trial Delayed Until February

    LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska assault trial for New England Patriots rookie Alfonzo Dennard has been delayed again.....

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  3. Talib Brings off-Field Baggage, Elite-Level Talent to Deprived Pats Secondary

    The Patriots ' secondary has clearly been their Achilles heel this season. But Bill Belichick took action to try and correct that issue at the trade deadline.....

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  4. On Pace for 1,000-Yard Season, Todd Gurley 'doesn't Seem Like a Freshman'

    ATHENS – His teammates and coaches marvel that Todd Gurley doesn’t seem like a freshman, and the Georgia tailback is piling up statistics that quantify their point...

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  5. Rambo Returns to Last Year’s Form for Georgia

    ATHENS -- Bacarri Rambo was walking to the training room in the Georgia football facility Sunday when a plaque caught his eye. It heralded the program’s all-time leader in interceptions...

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  6. John Jenkins Sits out Practice with Ankle Sprain

    ATHENS - Georgia nose tackle John Jenkins has a sprained ankle, which caused him to miss Wednesday's practice, but head coach Mark Richt doesn't believe it will keep him out of Saturday's game against Ole Miss...

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  7. LB Jordan Jenkins drawing attention of NFL draft analysts | DogBytes Online

    Earlier this week, ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr . listed Georgia linebacker Jordan Jenkins as the third best underclassman (sophomores and freshmen) in college football.....

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  8. UGA-Ole Miss Game Site of Big Recruiting Weekend

    Georgia will not only play host to Ole Miss this weekend. Georgia coach Mark Richt said he expects plenty of recruits to be on hand to witness the Bulldogs play the Rebels Saturday...

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  9. Lindley, Morgan to Continue Splitting Kickoff Duties

    Georgia kickers Jamie Lindley and Marshall Morgan will continue to split kickoff duties, Georgia coach Mark Richt said.....

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  10. Vikings' Percy Harvin out with Family Issue, Likely to Play Sunday

    Vikings receiver Percy Harvin missed practice Thursday, Nov. 1, because of a family issue, not because of the sore hamstring that limited him in practice the day before, coach Leslie Frazier said...

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  11. Adrian Peterson's Ankle Still Nagging, but Rushing Title Within Reach

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Adrian Peterson isn't completely over his left ankle injury. But the Minnesota Vikings ' star halfback said on Thursday the extended rest he got last weekend was beneficial for his body at the season's midway point...

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  12. Christian Ponder Says Execution Will Be Key to Improvement

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Quarterback Christian Ponder said Wednesday that he does not feel he is pressing, but he knows the Minnesota Vikings ' passing offense must start executing better beginning with Sunday's game in Seattle ...

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  13. Notebook: Safety Set to Return but How Much He'll Play Is Uncertain

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota Vikings safety Mistral Raymond is expected to return from a right ankle injury Sunday in Seattle but it's not certain how much time he will play...

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  14. Richard Dent Still Blames Ditka, Flutie for Bears' Playoff Failure

    Hall of Fame former Bears defensive end Richard Dent was the MVP of Super Bowl XX, but it still bugs him, nearly three decades later, that that was the only Super Bowl he ever played in...

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  15. TELANDER: Brian Urlacher Still Centerpiece of Great Bears Defense

    It’s not ‘‘Ur-locker’’; it’s ‘‘Ur-lacker.’’ At least that’s what Brian told us way back in 2000, when he was a rookie with the Bears ...

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  16. Bears: Assigning responsibility for 25 sacks

    Jay Cutler provided a simple but accurate analysis of the Chicago Bears ' struggles for most of last Sunday's victory over the Carolina Panthers : "No one played well.....

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  17. Bears' Conte Fined for Hit on Panthers Receiver

    Bears safety Chris Conte was fined $21,000 for contact to the head of a defenseless receiver during Sunday's 23-22 win over the Panthers .....

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  18. Brandon Spikes Working Hard Even in Bye Week, Says He Feels Like He's 18 Again

    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Brandon Spikes turned 25 just before the start of the regular season, which actually makes him one of the more senior players on the Patriots defense...

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  19. Gregory 'Feeling Good,' 'Hoping' to Return to Patriots Secondary Against Bills

    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Steve Gregory hasn't been on the field for the Patriots since injuring his hip in a Week 4 win in Buffalo...

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  20. Thanks to Bye, Talib's Suspension Grows from Four Weeks to Five

    Newly-acquired Patriots cornerback Aqib Talib currently is serving a four-game suspension for violation of the league’s policy against performance-enhancing substances. He has missed three games...

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  21. Brady on Bye: 'A Lot of Things (Patriots) Can Do Better'

    BOSTON (CBS) - The New England Patriots are getting a bit of a breather at the midway point of their season, thanks to perfectly placed bye week.....

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  22. Buccaneers Trade Aqib Talib to Patriots

    The NFL ’s trade deadline has just passed, and in a bit of a surprise, a significant trade has just been made...

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  23. With Granger Out, Vogel Says George, Green Will See More Court Time

    TORONTO – The Indiana Pacers know they don’t have one player to make up the scoring in Danny Granger’s absence.....

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  24. Sam Young Won't Start, Though He Did in Preseason

    TORONTO — Indiana Pacers small forward Sam Young spent the majority of the preseason working with the starters while Danny Granger nursed his injured left knee.....

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  25. Atlanta Hawks Practice Report: Horford, Smith Interim Captains

    A couple quick notes to pass on from today’s workout. Coach Larry Drew said he has yet to decide team captains and will take 7-10 days to think about it...

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