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Sports Oregon blows by South Dakota, 62-13 in season opener Oregon blows by South Dakota, 62-13 in season opener (Photo Gallery)
Marcus Mariota accounted for four touchdowns in the first half of No. 3 Oregon's season-opening 62-13 win against South Dakota on Saturday night. He threw for 267 yards and three touchdowns, and then ran for one more before sitting out the final two quarters.

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Portland Timbers Timbers top Rapids 2-1
Maximiliano Urruti and Diego Valeri each scored in the second half to give Portland a 2-1 win over visiting Colorado on Friday night.
Sports Stewart returns to racing but questions remain Stewart returns to racing but questions remain (Photo Gallery)
Will he face criminal charges for running over a fellow driver at a sprint-car race in upstate New York? Will the brash racer they call "Smoke" regain the edge that made him a NASCAR superstar, even after conceding he'll be affected the rest of his life by the death of Kevin Ward Jr.?
Sports After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans After Rice, NFL increases domestic violence bans
NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell.
Sports USC's Shaw admits to lying about injuries, rescue USC's Shaw admits to lying about injuries, rescue
Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw has admitted to lying to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.
Sports Fantasy league explosion spawns big-dollar industry Fantasy league explosion spawns big-dollar industry
When lawmakers carved out an exemption for fantasy sports in a 2006 law targeting online poker, no one predicted that it would spawn an online gambling operation that may someday rival the millions wagered daily in Las Vegas sports books.

AP Headlines Test

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  • "content" value is AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension Associated Press - 1 September 2014 09:42-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Sports transactions, NFL football, Sports business, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Alex Smith, Andy Reid, Andy Dalton, Colin Kaepernick, Jamaal Charles, Dwayne Bowe, Justin Houston, Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, Kansas City Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — When he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs last offseason, quarterback Alex Smith professed his admiration for coach Andy Reid and his excitement at playing for the storied franchise.
  • "title" value is AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension
  • "link" value is
  • "published" value is 2014-09-02T07:20:42-04:00

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  • "content" value is Panthers QB Newton returns to practice field Associated Press - 1 September 2014 16:09-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, Species conservation and preservation, NFL football, Athlete health, Wildlife management, Wildlife, Environment, Environment and nature, Natural resource management, Environmental conservation and preservation, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Cam Newton, Ron Rivera, Jamie Collins, Ryan Kalil, Greg Olsen, Byron Bell, Derek Anderson, Joe Webb, Van Johnson, Charles Johnson, Luke Kuechly, Thomas Davis, Greg Hardy, Trai Turner, Stephen Hill, Kadron Boone, Newton, Charlotte Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton is back in pads — dramatically oversized pads.
  • "title" value is Panthers QB Newton returns to practice field
  • "link" value is
  • "published" value is 2014-09-02T07:20:42-04:00

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  • "content" value is In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery Associated Press - 1 September 2014 11:07-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Sports team and league operation, NFL football, Technology, Sports industry, Media and entertainment industry, Industries, Business, Sports business, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Peyton Manning, Tom Brady, Phil Simms Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is NEW YORK (AP) — Troy Vincent pounds his fists on a conference room table and smiles.
  • "title" value is In the NFL, imitation is often a form of flattery
  • "link" value is
  • "published" value is 2014-09-02T07:20:42-04:00

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  • "content" value is Raiders tab rookie Derek Carr as starting QB Associated Press - 1 September 2014 21:56-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Athlete injuries, NFL football, Athlete health, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Derek Carr, Dennis Allen, Matt Schaub, Pat Hill, James Jones, Aaron Rodgers, Rex Ryan, Russell Wilson, Stefen Wisniewski, Matt Flynn, Terrelle Pryor, Nick Roach, David Ausberry, California, Fresno, Houston, Texas Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland rookie Derek Carr will start the season opener against the New York Jets, becoming the first Raiders quarterback to start the first game of his rookie season.
  • "title" value is Raiders tab rookie Derek Carr as starting QB
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  • "published" value is 2014-09-02T07:20:42-04:00

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  • "content" value is Gronk promises he will play Sunday; Dolphins ready Associated Press - 1 September 2014 20:10-04:00 News Topics: Sports, Sports transactions, Athlete injuries, NFL football, Sports business, Athlete health, Professional football, Football People, Places and Companies: Rob Gronkowski, Joe Philbin, T.J. Ward, Kevin Coyle, Logan Mankins, Timothy Wright, Josh Boyce, Danny Aiken, Rob Ninkovich, Jake Bequette, Ja'Gared Davis, Deontae Skinner, Kanorris Davis, Jonas Gray, Chris Martin, McLeod Bethel-Thompson, Don Jones, Chris Barker, Massachusetts, Miami Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • "summary" value is FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Star tight end Rob Gronkowski stood in front of his Gillette Stadium locker Monday and announced he will be playing in the New England Patriots' opener at Miami this Sunday.
  • "title" value is Gronk promises he will play Sunday; Dolphins ready
  • "link" value is
  • "published" value is 2014-09-02T07:20:42-04:00