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SouthWLT%PFPA
Houston320.60082104
Tennessee230.40092101
Indianapolis230.400137148
Jacksonville130.25084111


EASTWLT%PFPA
New England410.80011474
Buffalo320.60011787
N.Y. Jets140.20092136
Miami140.20088119


NORTHWLT%PFPA
Pittsburgh410.80013993
Baltimore320.6009488
Cincinnati230.40092110
Cleveland050.00087148


WESTWLT%PFPA
Denver410.80012787
Oakland410.800142137
Kansas City220.5008392
San Diego140.200152142

x-late game not included.

SouthWLT%PFPA
Atlanta410.800175140
Tampa Bay130.25077128
Carolina130.250109118
New Orleans130.250114130


EASTWLT%PFPA
Dallas410.80012991
Philadelphia310.75011551
Washington320.600115122
xN.Y. Giants220.5007385


NORTHWLT%PFPA
Minnesota5001.00011963
xGreen Bay210.6677567
Detroit230.400119125
Chicago140.20085126


WESTWLT%PFPA
Seattle310.7507954
Los Angeles320.60082106
Arizona230.400125101
San Francisco140.200111140

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Rose leaves Cavs for ‘personal matter’

Rose leaves Cavs for ‘personal matter’

CLEVELAND — Derrick Rose’s injuries might have pushed him to a breaking point. The 2011 league MVP, who has been trying to revive his career with the Cavaliers, left the team Wednesday to handle a personal matter. A team spokesman said Friday that Ro...
Updated: 5 minutes ago

State semifinal football: Hialeah Champagnat Catholic 38, Cambridge Christian 0

TAMPA — Hialeah Champagnat Catholic was well on its way to a third unanswered touchdown, but the Lions just couldn’t stop blocking their own path. In one second-quarter drive during Friday’s 2A state semifinal against Cambridge Christian, Champagnat ...
Updated: 8 minutes ago
Lightning attitude under fire after loss to Capitals

Lightning attitude under fire after loss to Capitals

WASHINGTON — You don’t often sense frustration in captain Steven Stamkos’ voice, at least not this season. With the Lightning off to its best start in franchise history, there haven’t been many reasons to chide. Every criticism seems nitpicky. But af...
Updated: 20 minutes ago

Region football: Venice 48, Tampa Bay Tech 17

VENICE — Tampa Bay Tech not only had to stop a hot receiver in Friday night’s Class 7A region final against Venice, but a hot running back as well. That proved to be too much.Indians receiver Jaivon Heiligh caught 14 passes for 193 yards and three to...
Updated: 21 minutes ago
Hogs boot Bielema out after five seasons

Hogs boot Bielema out after five seasons

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas fired football coach Bret Bielema after five disappointing seasons, moments after a season-ending 48-45 loss to Missouri on Friday. Arkansas finished 4-8, capping the second losing season of Bielema’s 12-year career. He ...
Updated: 23 minutes ago

TODAYAutosF1: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying8 a.m.NBCSNCollege basketballSavannah State at Texas Tech3 p.m.FSFNorth Florida at Miami4 p.m.Fox SunEmerald Coast Classic, final: TCU vs. St. Bonaventure-Maryland winner7 p.m.CBSSNBoston College at Provid...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bucs-Falcons: Tampa Bay Times staff predictions for Sunday’s 1 p.m. game

Bucs-Falcons: Tampa Bay Times staff predictions for Sunday’s 1 p.m. game

The Bucs face the defending NFC champion in its new home Sunday in Atlanta.Here’s the Times’ Bucs coverage team’s predictions for Tampa Bay’s 1 p.m. game against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium:MATTY ICE-FOLLIESRick Stroud, @NFLStroud: T...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Bruins hold last lead vs. Penguins

Bruins hold last lead vs. Penguins

BOSTON — After letting a pair of two-goal leads slip away in the second period, the Bruins got the break they needed early in the third and put an end to the Penguins’ rallies. David Pastrnak scored on a breakaway 5:06 into the third, snapping a 3-al...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Freshman quarterback leads Pitt to 24-14 upset over No. 2 Miami

Freshman quarterback leads Pitt to 24-14 upset over No. 2 Miami

PITTSBURGH — Miami spent the better part of 13 months cultivating the nation’s longest winning streak behind a series of comebacks that returned the swagger to "The U" in all of its "Turnover Chain" glory. Sluggish through the first half against Pitt...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Florida-Florida State: What’s really riding on Saturday’s game

Florida-Florida State: What’s really riding on Saturday’s game

GAINESVILLE — If misery loves company, at least the Gators and Seminoles have each other.That’s about the only positive in the least-appealing Florida-Florida State showdown in decades. Both enter Ben Hill Griffin Stadium today 4-6 — only the second ...
Updated: 1 hour ago