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FILE - In this Dec. 7, 2013, file photo, Missouri plays Auburn during the second half of the Southeastern Conference NCAA college football championship game in Atlanta. The Georgia Dome, which in 1992 became the Atlanta Falcons' home, also has been home to Georgia State football, high school state championships, Peach Bowls and SEC championship games, two Super Bowls and three Final Fours, will make way for the new Mercedes Benz Stadium. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 1, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank, right, sits with season ticket holders from left; Rita Klee, Stephen Klee and Ronnie Klee after the first set of seats was installed at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. The Georgia Dome, which in 1992 became the Atlanta Falcons' home, also has been home to Georgia State football, high school state championships, Peach Bowls and SEC championship games, two Super Bowls and three Final Fours, will make way for the new Mercedes Benz Stadium. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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In this Monday, March 31, 2014, photo, the Georgia Dome is shown, in Atlanta. The Georgia Dome, which in 1992 became the Atlanta Falcons' home, also has been home to Georgia State football, high school state championships, Peach Bowls and SEC championship games, two Super Bowls and three Final Fours, will make way for the new Mercedes Benz Stadium.(AP Photo/Mike Stewart)

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In this photo taken Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, construction of the new Mercedes Benz Stadium for the Atlanta Falcons continues in Atlanta. The Georgia Dome, which in 1992 became the Atlanta Falcons' home, also has been home to Georgia State football, high school state championships, Peach Bowls and SEC championship games, two Super Bowls and three Final Fours, will make way for the new Mercedes Benz Stadium. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)

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FILE - In this April 6, 2015, file photo, Seattle Mariners' Seth Smith hits an RBI triple in the third inning against the Los Angeles Angels in an opening day baseball game, in Seattle. The Mariners landed another option for their pitching rotation on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, acquiring right-handed pitcher Yovani Gallardo from the Baltimore Orioles for outfielder Seth Smith.(AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 15, 2016, file photo, Baltimore Orioles starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo throws to a Tampa Bay Rays batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Baltimore. The Mariners landed another option for their pitching rotation on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, acquiring right-handed pitcher Yovani Gallardo from the Baltimore Orioles for outfielder Seth Smith. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues in the snow at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, Colorado State University athletic director Joe Parker walks along a stairwell inside the schools new football stadium under construction, in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. It's part of a complicated dance that seeks to use sports to increase the university's profile with at least an inkling that, someday, there might be a spot for them waiting in one of the nation's five biggest conferences. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. It's part of a complicated dance that seeks to use sports to increase the university's profile with at least an inkling that, someday, there might be a spot for them waiting in one of the nation's five biggest conferences. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues in the snow at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, Colorado State University athletic director Joe Parker, poses inside the new CSU football stadium, which is under construction, in Fort Collins, Colo. The $220 million stadium and football headquarters, complete with luxury suites, a 50-by-84-foot videoboard and a 9,100-square-foot weight room, is to be completed in the summer of 2017. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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In this Jan. 4, 2017, photo, construction work continues in the snow at the site of Colorado State University's new football stadium in Fort Collins, Colo. With a new, $220 million stadium almost complete, Colorado State is one of a handful of schools that have recently committed major resources to football. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

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FILE- In a March 7, 2011 photo, Kelly Flaherty Clark, right, director of animal training at SeaWorld Orlando, works with killer whale Tilikum during a training session at the theme park's Shamu Stadium in Orlando, Fla. Tilikum, an orca that killed a trainer at SeaWorld Orlando in 2010, has died. According to SeaWorld, the whale died Friday, Dec. 30. 2016. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)

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Former Seattle Seahawks quarterback Dave Krieg, center, raises a Seahawks 12 flag on the roof of the Space Needle, Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Seattle. The Seahawks will host the Detroit Lions Saturday in an NFL football NFC wild card playoff football game. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

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Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski watches the court during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Georgia Tech in Durham, N.C., Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. Duke defeated Georgia Tech 110-57. (AP Photo/Ben McKeown)

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FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2016, file photo, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski, left, and associate head coach Jeff Capel gesture during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Boston College, in Boston. At far right is assistant coach Jon Scheyer. Simply mentioning “back surgery” and “Mike Kryzyzewski” in the same sentence is enough to give even the most dedicated Duke fan _ or hater _ a flashback to 1994-95. With Kryzyzewski sidelined for the final 19 games of that year, those Blue Devils finished 13-18 and became the only Duke team since 1983 to miss the NCAA Tournament. (AP Photo/Gretchen Ertl, File)