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Dolphins QB Jacoby Brissett prepares for life after the NFL

By ROB MAADDI AP Pro Football Writer Jacoby Brissett has experienced everything in the NFL from starting to playing behind Tom Brady, Andrew Luck and Philip Rivers. Brissett is already preparing for life after football, though he's not done playing. The 28-year-old quarterback signed a $7.5 ...

USF’s Alexis Yetna heads to Seton Hall as graduate transfer

SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. (AP) — South Florida forward Alexis Yetna is headed to Seton Hall as a graduate transfer. Pirates coach Kevin Willard announced the move on Wednesday. The 6-foot-8 Yetna, a native of France, spent the last four years at USF, where he will earn his bachelor's degree later ...

Louisville lands ex-Florida guard Noah Locke as a transfer

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville has announced that former Florida guard Noah Locke has transferred to the program after an impressive perimeter shooting career with the Gators. The 6-foot-3 Locke averaged 10.6 points and 2.4 rebounds per game as while starting 24 of 25 contests as a Gators ...

AP source: RB Bernard agrees to 1-year deal with Buccaneers

By FRED GOODALL AP Sports Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Running back Giovani Bernard has agreed to a one-year contract with the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity Tuesday because ...

Olympic baseball qualifying in West Palm Beach, St. Lucie

By The Associated Press The United States' delayed second chance at qualifying for the Olympic baseball tournament has been moved to the spring training home of the Houston Astros and the Washington Nationals and the exhibition ballpark of the New York Mets. The Baseball Americas Qualifier ...

MLB’s 2020 rookies debut all over again with fans in stands

By JAKE SEINER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Rogersí major league debut was only about half what he expected. "A lot of jitters," the Miami Marlins left-hander recalled. "And a lot of cardboard cutouts." Rogers, like the other 211 players who made their big league debuts in ...

Florida lands 4th transfer as CSU’s Fleming formally commits

By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida landed its fourth transfer in two weeks on Monday when former Charleston Southern guard Phlandrous Fleming Jr. formally committed to the Gators. The 6-foot-4 Fleming averaged 20.1 points and 7.4 rebounds as a senior last season ...

Penn State transfer Jones, team’s top scorer, picks Florida

By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Penn State's leading scorer is heading to Florida and could be a huge help right away. Guard Myreon Jones announced his commitment to the Gators on Wednesday, joining fellow transfers Brandon McKissic from Kansas City and CJ Felder ...

Former Florida State star charged in double shooting

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Former Florida State star football player Travis Rudolph was arrested early Wednesday morning in South Florida for a shooting that left one man dead and another wounded, authorities said. Rudolph, 25, was charged with first-degree murder and attempted ...

Florida’s Medal of Freedom goes to FSU great Bobby Bowden

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Bobby Bowden, the former Florida State football coach who led the Seminoles to two national titles, received the inaugural Florida Medal of Freedom at a ceremony Wednesday hosted by Gov. Ron DeSantis. Bowden, 91, is one of college footballís winningest coaches. He ...