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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Nov. 5.

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Kershaw a possible double winner

The Dodgers ace is a finalist for the MVP and the Cy Young Award as he tries to become the first NL player to sweep both honors since 1968.

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Suspended Rice set to make case for return to football

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice will begin appealing his NFL suspension in the hope he can return to the playing field.

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Peterson plea deal will allow Vikings star to avoid jail

Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson reached a deal that will allow the former MVP avoid jail time.

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WATCH: Collegiate bball player scores emotional first points

After freshman forward Lauren Hill was diagnosed with inoperable brain cancer, her school petitioned the NCAA to move up the start of the season.

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FIFA moves closer to winter World Cup

FIFA is targeting two options for holding Qatar's 2022 World Cup in the winter.

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Prosecutors appeal Pistorius verdict, sentence

South African prosecutors are appealing the five-year sentence handed down to Olympic star Oscar Pistorius.

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Once proud Lakers stumble with 0-4 start

The Los Angeles Lakers are off to the worst start to an NBA season in nearly 60 years.

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Luck leads Colts to win over falling Giants

Indianapolis QB Andrew Luck threw four touchdown passes to guide the Colts to a 40-24 road win.

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Big Ben sets new NFL record as Steelers dominate Ravens

QB Ben Roethlisberger set an NFL record for most touchdown passes in consecutive games.

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Auburn, TCU jump in this week’s AP poll

Mississippi State and Florida State remain 1-2 in the newest Associated Press college football poll.

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Johnson wins amid frustrated Chase field

NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championship has become a war of attrition for the drivers still in the title hunt.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

In addition to the matchup between Peyton Manning and Tom Brady, here is a look at the other big sports…

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NFL: Brady outshines Manning, Raiders still haven’t won

It was another wild Sunday in the National Football League.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest hits and best scores this week in sports.

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This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

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MLB: Who’s staying, who’s going

Major League Baseball teams are making roster moves.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the big sports stories you'll be talking about today, Friday, Oct. 31.

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Clippers launch new era under Balmer with scrappy win

Los Angeles found a way to launch their season under new owner Steve Ballmer.

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Saints take divisional lead with win over Panthers

New Orleans wrestled the top spot in the NFC South from their opponents.

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