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Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III looks at a bronze statute of himself after it was unveiled outside the new McLane Stadium before an NCAA college football game between SMU and Baylor Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Waco, Texas. Griffin won the Heisman Trophy when he played at Baylor. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Robert Griffin III statue unveiled at new Baylor stadium

- Associated Press

The Washington Redskins quarterback won the Heisman Trophy in 2011, the same year the Bears won 10 games for the first time since their outright 1980 Southwest Conference title.

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III is tackled by Denver Broncos strong safety Duke Ihenacho (33) during an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)

Seeking secondary help, Redskins claim former Broncos safety Duke Ihenacho

- The Washington Times

The 6-foot-1, 207-pound Ihenacho started 14 regular-season games, and all three playoff games – including the Super Bowl – last season for the Broncos. He finished with 73 tackles, including three a Week 8 victory over the Redskins, and forced three fumbles. He had nine tackles in the Super Bowl XLVIII loss to Seattle.

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Texas QB Ash to miss BYU game

- Associated Press

Texas quarterback David Ash, who missed most of last season with concussion symptoms, was injured again and will miss this week's game against BYU.

Bears sign long snapper Cain

Associated Press

The Chicago Bears have signed long snapper Jeremy Cain to replace the retired Patrick Mannelly.

Massachusetts defensive back Jackson Porter (28) tackles Boston College running back Myles Willis (23) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Boston College won 30-7. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Boston College platoon replaces Heisman finalist

- Associated Press

Boston College doesn't have one player who can replace Heisman Trophy finalist Andre Williams, so the Eagles are trying to do the job with three or four.

San Francisco 49er defensive end Ray McDonald is seen in an undated photo provided by the San Jose Police Department. McDonald, 29, was arrested early Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014 by San Jose Police on felony domestic violence charges. San Jose police Sgt. Heather Randol says McDonald was taken into custody after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood.  (AP Photo/San Jose Police Department)

49er Ray McDonald accused of domestic violence

Associated Press

San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested early Sunday on felony domestic violence charges after officers responded to a home in an upscale neighborhood, San Jose police said.

FILE - In this Aug. 7, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) calls a play in the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Cincinnati Bengals in Kansas City, Mo. Smith signed a $68 million extension Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, to remain with the Chiefs through the 2018 season, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the team did not disclose the terms of the contract. (AP Photo/Colin E. Braley, File)

AP source: Chiefs' Alex Smith agrees to extension

- Associated Press

When he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs last offseason, quarterback Alex Smith professed his admiration for coach Andy Reid and his excitement at playing for the storied franchise.

Duke running back Shaquille Powell (28) scores a second-quarter touchdown as Elon linebacker Corey Mitchell (48) during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Durham, N.C. Duke won 52-13. (AP Photo/The News & Observer, Chuck Liddy)

USF freshman Mack leading rusher in opening week

- Associated Press

Let's get the first edition of Stat Watch off to a running start. Six Football Bowl Subdivision players rushed for more than 200 yards in the opening week of the season.

Buffalo Bills release TE Tony Moeaki

Associated Press

The Buffalo Bills have released tight end Tony Moeaki after reaching an injury settlement with the fourth-year player.

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney discusses the Tigers' NCAA college football 2014 season at Memorial Stadium in Clemson, S.C. on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. Clemson opens the season at Georgia on Aug. 30. (AP Photo/Anderson Independent-Mail, Mark Crammer) GREENVILLE NEWS OUT, SENECA NEWS OUT

No. 16 Clemson seeking to regain offensive spark

- Associated Press

Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris laid things out as clearly as he could for the Tigers after their dismal, scoreless second half in a 45-21 loss at No. 12 Georgia this weekend: They are either part of the Tigers' problem, or they'll be out.

Nebraska DE Randy Gregory doubtful for McNeese St.

- Associated Press

Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory is doubtful for this week's game against McNeese State because of a knee injury, putting junior Jack Gangwish in line for his first start.