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Steelers, Packers win, move into playoffs

By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers both qualified for the NFL playoffs with wins Sunday. Next week, they will play for division titles at...full story
updated 2014-12-22 09:02 AM
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In this Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014 photo, Indian athlete Dutee Chand poses for the camera in Mumbai, India. The 18-year-old has now decided to fight the ban for 'hyperandrogenism' or the presence of high levels of testosterone in the body that makes the sprinter ineligible to compete according to International Association of Athletics Federation rules. Chand won two gold medals at the Asian junior track and field championship. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool) San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner, right, and catcher Buster Posey celebrate 3-2 win against the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) San Francisco police officers work to break up a large crowd who were celebrating after the San Francisco Giants won the World Series baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.  There were several reports of fires being set and violence breaking out after the Giants win. (AP Photo/Noah Berger) San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner, left, and manager Bruce Bochy stand by the trophies after their 3-2 win against the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) FILE - This is a Oct. 30, 1974  file photo perspiration flies from the head of George Foreman as he takes a right from challenger Muhammad Ali in the seventh round in the match dubbed Rumble in the Jungle in Kinshasa, Zaire.  Foreman was knocked out in the eighth round. It was 40 years ago that two men met just before dawn on Oct. 30, 1974, to earn $5 million in the Rumble in the Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire.  (AP Photo/Ed Kolenovsky, File) Kansas City Royals fans watch as the San Francisco Giants celebrate their win in Game 7 of baseball's World Series Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) FILE - This is a Oct. 15, 1974,  file photo of George Foreman s he laughs under his headgear at N'Sele, Zaire , after he boxed the first sparring rounds since he suffered an injury over his right eye 29 days ago. The injury had forced a 5 week delay of his fight with Muhammad Ali. It was 40 years ago that two men met just before dawn on Oct. 30, 1974, to earn $5 million in the Rumble in the Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire. (AP Photo/Horst Faas, File) Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James tosses chalk in the air before the start of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) FILE - This is a  Sept. 12, 1974  file photo of heavyweight champion George Foreman as he carries two unidentified little girls as he arrives at Kinshasa, Zaire Airport, where the fight for the championship against Muhammad Ali will take place in October. Boxing promoter Don King is seen in background, centre, in green shirt. It was 40 years ago that two men met just before dawn on Oct. 30, 1974, to earn $5 million in the Rumble in the Jungle. In one of boxing's most memorable moments, Muhammad Ali stopped the fearsome George Foreman to recapture the heavyweight title in the impoverished African nation of Zaire. (AP Photo, File) San Francisco Giants fans celebrate in the Mission district after the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals to win the World Series on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in San Francisco.  (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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Steelers, Packers win, move into playoffs
By The Associated Press
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2014-12-22 09:02 AM

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