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Film Gives a Peek at the Romney Who Never Quite Won Over Voters – New York Times

New York TimesGreg Whiteley, who directed “Mitt,” with Mitt Romney at the film’s premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday in Utah. George Frey/European Pressphoto Agency. SALT LAKE CITY — “Mitt,” the documentary about Mitt Romney’s failed quest for the …New film shows flawed, human Mitt RomneyBoston GlobeComing to Ogden: Romney documentary shows his […]

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Bears’ Cutler, Future Already Unclear, Will Finish Season in a Rival’s Shadow – New York Times

New York TimesLAKE FOREST, Ill. — At Halas Hall, the Chicago Bears’ practice complex, the news trickled in on Thursday afternoon — tweet by tweet, unconfirmed report after unconfirmed report — until it was finally official: The Green Bay Packers had named Aaron …USA TODAY Sports’ Week 17 NFL predictionsUSA TODAYNFL notes: Packers’ Aaron Rodgers […]

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AJ McCarron wins Maxwell; Jameis Winston takes O’Brien – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Saturday’s Heisman Trophy Award just got a little more drama on Thursday at the Home Depot College Football Awards when Florida State’s Jameis Winston became the second freshman to claim the O’Brien Award for the …Heisman Trophy preview: Predictions, dreams come true for Auburn’s Tre Masonal.comFSU accuser’s attorney to […]

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Rangers draft Russell Wilson – ESPN

ESPNLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Could Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson be a two-sport star? Does he want to play baseball after his NFL career is over? The Texas Rangers made a surprise pick in the minor league phase of the Rule 5 draft, normally …Texas Rangers draft Russell Wilson to play baseballUSA TODAYRangers draft […]

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MLB banning home plate collisions starting in 2014 – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Home plate collisions, the type of plays that wrecked the career of former All-Star Ray Fosse and injured Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila in last October’s playoffs, will be banned starting with the 2014 season. New York Mets …MLB instituting ban on home-plate collisionsPhilly.comMLB set to ban home-plate collisions, […]

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Diamondbacks complete three-team trade for Mark Trumbo – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The Arizona Diamondbacks wanted to add power to their lineup this off-season, and there aren’t many hitters in baseball more powerful than the one they added on Tuesday. The Diamondbacks acquired slugger Mark Trumbo from …D-backs shed more pitching to acquire valuable commodity: powerSI.comMark Trumbo to Diamondbacks in 3-Team […]

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Curtis Granderson, Mets finalize four-year deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Curtis Granderson and the New York Mets have completed a $60 million, four-year contract. The deal with the three-time All-Star outfielder is the team’s most expensive since Sandy Alderson took over as general manager.Granderson tweaks Yanks; 3-team trade discussedWashington PostGranderson to Switch to No. 3 With MetsNew York […]

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Three to the Hall – North Platte Telegraph

North Platte TelegraphLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Joe Torre, Tony La Russa and Bobby Cox spent decades trying to beat each other, no holds barred. On this day, however, they were a mutual admiration society.Joe Torre, the most important manager in Yankees history, earns well-deserved …New York Daily NewsJoe Torre, Tony La Russa, Bobby […]

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Jazz missing 2 starters for game against Kings – Washington Post

Washington PostSALT LAKE CITY — Forwards Derrick Favors and Marvin Williams have been ruled out for Utah’s game against the Sacramento Kings. Favors has a sore lower back and Williams will miss his second straight game with inflammation in his right foot.Jazz try to rebound from 32-point loss vs. SacramentoSalt Lake TribuneRoad Reaction Postgame Show: […]