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A look at the teams in the Champions League round of 16

By The Associated Press LONDON (AP) — A look at the teams who have qualified for the Champions League knockout stage ahead of Monday’s draw in Nyon, Switzerland, for the round of 16: ___ GROUP WINNERS: Barcelona — Led by Lionel Messi, the Spanish giants went unbeaten through a tough group. As always, [READ MORE…

Goodell: NFL won’t pay for video in domestic investigations

By SCHUYLER DIXON IRVING, Texas (AP) — Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday the NFL won’t pay for video evidence in cases involving domestic violence, and he defended the league’s handling of those investigations. Speaking after owners held their annual winter meeting, Goodell said the NFL’s approach to dealing with domestic violence is [READ MORE HERE]…

AP Top 25 Podcast: Recruiting heats up with early signing

By RALPH D. RUSSO The early signing period begins next week, when most schools will secure the majority of their 2020 freshmen classes. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , Mike Farrell, the national recruiting director for Rivals, joins AP’s Ralph Russo to discuss year two of the early signing [READ MORE…