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Ex-Texas A&M linebacker, wife killed at their home
HOUSTON (AP) -- A former Texas A&M and Miami Dolphins linebacker and his wife were fatally shot at their home in Houston, and a 16-year-old boy has been charged as a juvenile with murder in the slayings....

Texas A&M suspends 2 assistants for jokes at women's clinic
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Texas A&M has suspended two assistant football coaches for two weeks for what they described as a "failed attempt at humor" this week at a football clinic for women....

CFP abandons plan to play most of its semifinals on Dec. 31
The College Football Playoff has abandoned a plan to play most of its semifinals on New Year's Eves after television ratings tumbled last year, moving the dates of future games to ensure they will be played either on a weekend or a holiday....

Tebow won't say retired, intrigued by coaching, politics
Tim Tebow will not call himself a retired football player though he could see himself as a future coach. A career in politics also could be appealing down the road....

Bodycam video shows Iowa football player searched in park
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- Police have released body camera footage showing a University of Iowa football player being questioned by police who were searching for a robbery suspect....

Delany does not see Rose Bowl move to accommodate playoffs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany does not envision the Rose Bowl abandoning its New Year's Day spot in order to accommodate the College Football Playoff semifinals....

Woman shares her sexual assault story with Baylor players
WACO, Texas (AP) -- A woman who said she was raped by two Oregon State football players and two other men in 1998 shared her story with the Baylor football team Monday....