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NFL:

FBN--TITANS-PACKERS

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Mike Vrabel makes his preseason debut as coach of the Tennessee Titans when they visit the Green Bay Packers, who will also debut a revamped defense under new coordinator Mike Pettine. By Genaro C. Armas. Upcoming: 600 words, photos. Game starts 7 p.m. CT

COLLEGE FOOTBALL:

FBC--TENNESSEE-KIRKLAND'S RETURN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - After an offseason in which he announced plans to transfer and then changed his mind and stayed put, Tennessee linebacker Darrin Kirkland Jr. is attempting to impress a new coaching staff and regain the form he showed early in his career before injuries limited him the last two years. By Steve Megargee. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.

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