Sabres Fire Coach and GM

2-27-12 NHL Logo.jpg?__SQUARESPACE_CACHEVERSION=1384361223222Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The Buffalo Sabres fired coach Ron Rolston and general manager Darcy Regier on Wednesday after beggining the season with the worst start in franchise history. Buffalo will be bringing back Ted Nolan as interim coach and Pat LaFontaine as president of hockey operations. Nolan coached the team from 1995 to 1997 and won the Jack Adams Award as coach of the year in 1997.

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Chiefs Prepare for Broncos

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_84aa09fd1b.jpgJason O.Watson/Getty Images (NEW YORK) -- The Kansas City Chiefs may get their toughest challenge on Sunday night when they take on the Denver Broncos (8-1). Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will play despite being limited in practice this week and is hoping to hand Kansas City (9-0) their first loss. Chiefs head coach Andy Reid was asked on Monday how the team will prepare for their AFC West opponent.

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Saban Prepares for Mississippi State

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_8a42c103dd.jpgFootball Texture/iStockphoto (NEW YORK) -- The Crimson Tide will look to improve their record to 10-0 on Saturday when they travel to Mississippi State (4-5). "I think that Mississippi State probably has a very, very good team to have five losses to teams that are all rated in the top 20, and playing very competitively in every one of those games and being in every one of those games, so you have to look past the record," Saban said on Monday.

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Francona, Hurdle Voted League's Top Managers

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_fa45306d1d.jpgMajor League Baseball (NEW YORK) --  After guiding their squads to turnaround seasons, Cleveland Indians skipper Terry Francona and Pirates skipper Clint Hurdle won the Manager of the Year awards in their respective leagues. In a close vote by the Baseball Writers' Association of America panel, Francona edged Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell 112 points to 96 in American League balloting, despite the fact that Farrell led his team to a World Series championship this year.

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Packers Sign Matt Flynn

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-11_315f94c679.jpgElsa/Getty Images (NEW YORK) --  A familiar face has returned to Green Bay. Less than two years after leaving to sign a $26 million contract with the Seattle Seahawks, quarterback Matt Flynn is back with the Packers. The Packers (5-4) need depth at quarterback with both Aaron Rodgers and Seneca Wallace sidelined with injuries.

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