Darren Sproles of the San Diego Chargers returns a kickoff against the Washington Redskins during their Jan. 3 game at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. The Chargers won 23-20.
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Simon Ammann of Switzerland during a trail round of the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup event on Jan. 1 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.
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Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor is tackled by Oregon linebacker Eddie Pleasant at the 96th Rose Bowl in Pasadena on New Year's Day. Ohio State defeated Oregon 26-17.
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Shaquille O'Neal of the Cleveland Cavaliers passes behind Yi Jianlian to J.J. Hickson during their Jan. 2 game at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, N.J. Shaq had 12 points and nine rebounds as the Cavs won 94-86.
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Ohio State running back Brandon Saine catches a pass against Oregon during the Buckeyes 26-17 victory in the Rose Bowl.
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Duke guard Jon Scheyer leaps back onto the court during a game against the Pennsylvania Quakers at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham on Dec. 31. Duke won 114-55.
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Ekaterina Makarova of Russia keeps her eye on the ball during her loss to Alicia Molik of Australia in the first round of the Brisbane International on Jan. 3. Molik won the match 6-4, 1-6, 6-4.
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Florida running back Chris Rainey leaps over Cincinnati defensive back Dominique Battle for a touchdown during the Gators 51-24 win in the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans on Jan. 1.
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Chile's Francisco Lopez Contardo is reflected in the water as he rides his Aprilia during Stage 1 of the Dakar 2010 between Colon and Cordoba, Argentina, on Jan. 2. France's David Casteu won the stage.
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Castres's winger Chris Masoe tries to break away with teammates Akvsenti Giorgadze and Ibrahim Diarra during their French Top14 rugby union match against Montauban at Pierre Antoine stadium in Castres, southern France, on Dec. 30.
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Bobby Bowden is carried off the field by his players after Florida State defeated West Virginia during the Konica Minolta Gator Bowl on Jan. 1 at Jacksonville Municipal Stadium. The 33-21 victory was Bowden's last game as head coach of the Seminoles.
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson dives over the Chicago Bears defense for a three-yard gain in their game at Soldier Field in Chicago on Dec. 28. The Bears defeated the Vikings in overtime, 36-30.
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Michigan State forward Delvon Roe battles with Texas guard Dogus Balbay at the Frank Erwin Special Events Center in Austin. The pair had eights points each as Texas defeated Michigan State 79-68.
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