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He returned to Boulder from the Washington Redskins, where he was completing his first season as tight ends coach.

Embree’s first team went 3-10, including a 17-14 win at Utah that snapped the Buffaloes’ 24-game out-of-state losing skid. But they struggled on both sides of the ball, rotating through several quarterbacks and enduring an injury epidemic on defense for the second straight season.

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AP freelancer Monica Costello contributed from Boulder, Colo.

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