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Texas A&M quarterback Kyle Allen (10) celebrates with Conner McQueen (14) after scoring against West Virginia in the first half of the Liberty Bowl NCAA college football game, Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, in Memphis, Tenn.

Texas A&M, Clemson & Arkansas secure bowl wins

Texas A&M erased an early 10-point deficit to defeat West Virginia in the Liberty Bowl. Clemson blasted Oklahoma in the Russell Athletic Bowl and Arkansas routed Texas in the Texas Bowl.

FILE - This Dec. 28, 2014 photo shows Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh looking on during the first half of an NFL football game against the Green Bay Packers in Green Bay, Wis. The league announced Monday, Dec. 29, 2014 that Suh was suspended for stepping on Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' left leg twice, once with each foot. Suh also applied pressure and pushed off Rodgers' unprotected leg with his left foot, violating unnecessary roughness rules, the league said in a statement. He will miss Sunday's wild-card playoff game against Dallas.

Lions DT Suh suspended for playoff game

The league announced Monday that Suh was suspended for stepping on Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers' left leg twice

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) is hit by Cincinnati Bengals free safety Reggie Nelson (20) in the second quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Pittsburgh. Bell was injured on the play.

Bell’s uncertain status leaves Steelers vulnerable

The Pittsburgh Steelers may have to start the playoffs without running back Le'Veon Bell.

Kentucky mascot performs before the start of an NCAA Midwest Regional final college basketball tournament game against Michigan Sunday, March 30, 2014, in Indianapolis.

Kentucky still unanimous No. 1 in AP Top 25

The Wildcats got all 65 first-place votes Monday, marking the fourth week in a row they were No. 1 on every ballot cast

FILE - In this Aug. 15, 2014, file photo, Pennsylvania's Mo'ne Davis delivers in the fifth inning against Tennessee during a baseball game in United States pool play at the Little League World Series tournament in South Williamsport, Pa. Davis, who became an instant celebrity in August when she became the first girl to win a Little League World Series game, is The Associated Press 2014 Female Athlete of the Year.

Davis wins AP Female Athlete of the Year honors

Little League star Mo'ne Davis is The Associated Press 2014 Female Athlete of the Year.

Miami Dolphins wide receiver Mike Wallace (11) sits on the bench during the second half of an NFL football game against the New York Jets, Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Jets defeated the Dolphins 37-24.

Wallace’s future with Dolphins in doubt after benching

Mike Wallace has three years left on a $60 million, five-year contract, but his future with the Miami Dolphins is suddenly in doubt.

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Jets, Bears, Falcons can head coaches

Rex Ryan, Mike Smith, and Marc Trestman have been fired after disappointing seasons.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Monday, Dec. 29.

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Michael Sam: There are other gay NFL players

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team, says he is not the only homosexual in pro football.

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Harbaugh leaving 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers and head coach Jim Harbaugh have parted ways.

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Seahawks take NFC top seed, Packers, Panthers win

The defending Super Bowl champions claimed the top seed in the NFC playoffs.

San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh, foreground, stands on the sideline during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Indianapolis Colts in San Francisco, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

Jim Harbaugh, 49ers part ways

49ers, Jim Harbaugh decide to cut ties

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Chavez, Gutierrez agree to minor league deals with Mariners

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Seattle Mariners' Endy Chavez slides safely into third base in the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Sunday, June 30, 2013, in Seattle.

Chavez hit .276 with 12 doubles and 23 RBIs in 80 games with the Mariners last season. Gutierrez appeared in only 173 of 486 games from 2011-13 for Seattle, making six trips to the disabled list for various injuries and illnesses.

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Patriots owner makes strong defense of team

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft shakes hands with head coach Bill Belichick before an NFL football game between the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots in Denver, Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011.

Robert Kraft said he expected an apology from the league once the Patriots are found to be not guilty of breaking any rules.

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Case against Skagit County farm to go before state Supreme Court

Last year berry pickers picketed pay and conditions at Sakuma Brothers Farm.

Case could impact farms and their workers across state

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Pats CB Browner “not friends” with Sherman & Thomas during SB week

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In an ESPN interview, Browner said "I'm going to tell my teammates, 'Go hit that (Sherman's) elbow, go hit (Thomas') shoulder', try to break it if you can.

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Former Husky & NFL QB Millen discusses “Deflate-gate”

Former NFL quarterback Hugh Millen holds a football at Baden Sports headquarters in Renton, Wash., Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Millen says many quarterbacks prefer footballs with less air because of better grip and faster throws.

Former Husky and NFL quarterback Hugh Millen knows a thing or two about football... He helps design them for Baden.