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DAVIE, Fla. — Miami Dolphins safety Reshad Jones talks about taking himself out of the team’s most recent games, and his relationship with embattled defensive coordinator Matt Burke. By Steven Wine. UPCOMING: 500 words, photos by 5 p.m. ET.
ACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The slumping Jacksonville Jaguars view Sunday’s game at Indianapolis as a must-win situation, mostly because they’ve lost four straight and are 0-2 in the AFC South. By Mark Long. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.
FBC--SEC-WHAT’S AT STAKE
The calendar has barely hit November, but the Southeastern Conference championship game matchup is already decided: Alabama will meet Georgia for the league title in Atlanta on December 1. The remaining 12 teams can’t win the SEC, but there are still plenty of intriguing story lines during the final three weeks of the season. By David Brandt and Steve Megargee. SENT: 900 words, photos
CORAL GABLES, Fla. — The only Atlantic Coast Conference Coastal Division teams that have yet to appear in the league’s championship game are Pittsburgh and Virginia. Pitt leads the Coastal right now. Virginia sits alone in second place. Go figure. There’s Coastal chaos, again. By Tim Reynolds. SENT: 700 words, photos
MIAMI — DeMar DeRozan and the San Antonio Spurs make their lone visit to Miami this season, taking on Dwyane Wade and the Heat. Game begins 7:40 p.m. By Basketball Writer Tim Reynolds. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos.
ORLANDO, Fla. — Blake Griffin and the Detroit Pistons try to end a five-game skid when they visit the Orlando Magic, who’ve won two straight. By Dick Scanlon. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m. EST.
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