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Why the cupcakes for Florida, Alabama?

What are Florida and Alabama doing playing cupcakes this late in the season?

Report: Jayson Williams taking plea deal

Retired NBA star Jayson Williams has cut a plea deal that would send him to prison for up to three years for accidentally shooting a driver at his New Jersey estate in 2002, a person with knowledge of the case told The Associated Press on Thursday.

Young Hawks spreading wings and flying high

With their rout of the Heat, the East-leading Hawks are rapidly maturing.

NFL's worst all-time coaching decisions

Is Bill Belichick arrogant or ignorant?

France reaches World Cup on 'handy' play

France needs Thierry Henry's "handy" play to earn a controversial win over Ireland and qualify for the World Cup.