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Another year, another Nick Saban appearance in a national title game. Alabama has now made six of the eight College Football Playoff championships and face Georgia — who they beat in the SEC title game a month ago.

Making Headlines

NFL: Head coach Bruce Arians said Antonio Brown is “no longer a Buc” after the WR left the field in the third quarter of Tampa’s win over the Jets. Ian Rapoport reported Brown “did not feel like he was healthy enough to play.” Also: Tom Brady tied Drew Brees for second all-time with his 53rd game-winning drive.

NBA: The Lakers are close to a three-team trade that will send Denzel Valentine to the Knicks and Rajon Rondo to the Cavaliers, per Shams Charania. Also: The Nets expect Kyrie Irving to play for the first time this season in Wednesday’s game against Indiana.

NCAAM: Baylor and Duke remained Nos. 1 and 2 in the latest AP Top 25 poll; Purdue, Gonzaga, and UCLA rounded out the Top 5.

Today's Action

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