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FILE - In this June 12, 2012, file photo, then-Chicago Bears special teams coach Dave Taub gestures during practice in Lake Forest, Ill. Broncos general manager John Elway began his third coaching search in six seasons with a visit to Kansas City on Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, to interview Chiefs special teams coach Dave Toub.Elway and his committee, which includes team president Joe Ellis and player personnel director Matt Russell, will then travel to Atlanta to meet with Falcons offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan over the weekend. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

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Miami Dolphins head coach Adam Gase talks to the news media following an NFL football practice, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, in Davie, Fla. The Dolphins play the Pittsburgh Steelers in a playoff game on Sunday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill, left, talks with wide receiver Jarvis Landry (14) during NFL football practice, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017 in Davie, Fla. Tannehill didn't take part in practice, making it unlikely he'll return from a left knee injury. The Dolphins play the Pittsburgh Steelers in an AFC Wild-Card game Sunday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

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Texas A&M's JC Hampton (5) looks for an opening as Kentucky's Dominique Hawkins defends during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 100-58. (AP Photo/James Crisp)

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FILE - In this Dec. 28, 2016, file photo, Washington running back Myles Gaskin works through drills during Washington's Peach Bowl practice at Georgia State's football facility in Atlanta, Ga. The bigger the stage, the harsher the tweets, and the more fans talk about and taunt college players behind a Twitter handle. It’s a fact of life circa 2017. Gaskin said he tries not to spend much time looking at responses to his posts. His solution: Block the worst offenders. (Vasha Hunt/AL.com via AP, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 28, 2016, file photo, Alabama running back Damien Harris (34) listens as Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin answers a question during Alabama's offensive press conference for the Peach Bowl, in Atlanta, Ga. The bigger the stage, the harsher the tweets, and the more fans talk about and taunt college players behind a Twitter handle. It’s a fact of life circa 2017. Harris, one of the Crimson Tide's more frequent posters, said one user once said he hoped he would break his leg and have a career-ending injury. (Vasha Hunt/AL.com via AP, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2016, file photo, Clemson's Ben Boulware speaks during the Fiesta Bowl NCAA college football game media day, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Boulware is the team's top tackler and a lightning rod for criticism on Twitter. Some of the tweets he laughs off. Even if they cuss him out. But one was way out of line: His father had to contact the police after one person picked on Boulware's little sister. (AP Photo/Matt York)

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FILE - In this Oct. 24, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans running back Lamar Miller runs against the Denver Broncos during the first half of an NFL football game, in Denver. NFL teams ran the ball less than ever in 2016 yet six playoff teams had a 1,000-yard rusher. Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys), Jay Ajayi (Dolphins), Le'Veon Bell (Steelers), LeGarrette Blount (Patriots), Devonta Freeman (Falcons) and Lamar Miller (Texans) each topped 1,000 and are still playing. Last year, Adrian Peterson was the only 1,000-yard rusher in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount rushes for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams, in Foxborough, Mass. NFL teams ran the ball less than ever in 2016 yet six playoff teams had a 1,000-yard rusher. Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys), Jay Ajayi (Dolphins), Le'Veon Bell (Steelers), LeGarrette Blount (Patriots), Devonta Freeman (Falcons) and Lamar Miller (Texans) each topped 1,000 and are still playing. Last year, Adrian Peterson was the only 1,000-yard rusher in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2016, file photo, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell (26) runs against the Buffalo Bills during the second half of an NFL football game, in Orchard Park, N.Y. NFL teams ran the ball less than ever in 2016 yet six playoff teams had a 1,000-yard rusher. Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys), Jay Ajayi (Dolphins), Le'Veon Bell (Steelers), LeGarrette Blount (Patriots), Devonta Freeman (Falcons) and Lamar Miller (Texans) each topped 1,000 and are still playing. Last year, Adrian Peterson was the only 1,000-yard rusher in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Bill Wippert, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 24, 2016, file photo, Atlanta Falcons' Devonta Freeman (24) runs against the Carolina Panthers in the first half of an NFL football game in Charlotte, N.C. NFL teams ran the ball less than ever in 2016 yet six playoff teams had a 1,000-yard rusher. Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys), Jay Ajayi (Dolphins), Le'Veon Bell (Steelers), LeGarrette Blount (Patriots), Devonta Freeman (Falcons) and Lamar Miller (Texans) each topped 1,000 and are still playing. Last year, Adrian Peterson was the only 1,000-yard rusher in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi rushes against the Baltimore Ravens in the first half of an NFL football game, in Baltimore. NFL teams ran the ball less than ever in 2016 yet six playoff teams had a 1,000-yard rusher. Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys), Ajayi, Le'Veon Bell (Steelers), LeGarrette Blount (Patriots), Devonta Freeman (Falcons) and Lamar Miller (Texans) each topped 1,000 and are still playing. Last year, Adrian Peterson was the only 1,000-yard rusher in the playoffs. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2016, file photo, Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) runs the ball as Washington Redskins' Will Blackmon (41) gives chase in the second half of an NFL football game, in Arlington, Texas. NFL teams ran the ball less than ever in 2016 yet six playoff teams had a 1,000-yard rusher.Ezekiel Elliot (Cowboys), Jay Ajayi (Dolphins), Le'Veon Bell (Steelers), LeGarrette Blount (Patriots), Devonta Freeman (Falcons) and Lamar Miller (Texans) each topped 1,000 and are still playing. Last year, Adrian Peterson was the only 1,000-yard rusher in the playoffs.(AP Photo/Ron Jenkins, File)

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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)