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FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, file photo, Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer directs his team during the first half of an NFL football game against the Chicago Bears in Minneapolis. Zimmer watched his team surrender the NFC North title back to rival Green Bay and squander a 5-0 start, putting the pressure on the 60-year-old to steer the team back into the playoffs next season. (AP Photo/Andy Clayton-King, File)

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Vancouver Canucks' Alexander Edler (23) and Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) vie for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016, in Edmonton, Alberta. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

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Pittsburgh Penguins' Evgeni Malkin's game-winning overtime goal gets past the glove hand of Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (31) with Penguins' Sidney Crosby (87) and Canadiens' Shea Weber (6) watching during an NHL hockey game in Pittsburgh, Saturday, Dec. 31, 2016. The Penguins won 4-3. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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Denver Broncos general manager John Elway introduces Gary Kubiak as Kubiak steps down as head coach of the Denver Broncos because of health concerns Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at team headquarters in Englewood, Colo. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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Swansea City's manager Paul Clement, centre, talks to his players during the English Premier League soccer match between Crystal Palace and Swansea City at Selhurst Park stadium, in London, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

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FILE - In this Dec. 30, 2016, file photo, Georgia offensive lineman Kendall Baker celebrates with fans after defeating TCU 31-23 in the Liberty Bowl NCAA college football game in Memphis, Tenn. Too many bowls. Made-for-TV bowls. The College Football Playoff has changed the postseason, or at least how some people feel about it. More and more the question is asked: What should the bowls be? (Mark Weber/The Commercial Appeal via AP, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 17, 2016, file photo, fans watch during the Camelia Bowl NCAA college football game between Toledo and Appalachian State in Montgomery, Ala. Meaningless bowls. Too many bowls. Made-for-TV bowls. The College Football Playoff has changed the postseason, or at least how some people feel about it. More and more the question is asked: What should the bowls be? (Albert Cesare/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

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FILE - In this Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, file photo, Southern California high-five for their team during the first half of the Rose Bowl NCAA college football game in Pasadena, Calif. Too many bowls. Made-for-TV bowls. The College Football Playoff has changed the postseason, or at least how some people feel about it. More and more the question is asked: What should the bowls be? (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2016, file photo, Jason Day hits from the tee on the second hole during the second round of play at the Tour Championship golf tournament at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta. The world's No. 1 player hasn't been seen since he withdrew in the second round of the Tour Championship. He starts out a new year on Maui, and can only hope it's a healthy one. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

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FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 18, 2016, file photo, Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is sacked by Chicago Bears linebacker Pernell McPhee (92) during the second half of an NFL football game, in Chicago. The Bears finished their worst season in decades last in the NFC North with a 3-13 record after being shredded by injuries, suspensions and poor play overall. “It was all bad,” McPhee said. “I’m happy we’re out of 2016." (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

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FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) warms up before playing against the New York Giants in an NFL football game, in East Rutherford, N.J. The Bears finished their worst season in decades last in the NFC North with a 3-13 record after being shredded by injuries, suspensions and poor play overall. It didn’t help that 19 players finished the season on injured reserve, including Cutler and guard Kyle Long. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

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FILE - In this Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016, file photo, Chicago Bears head coach John Fox watches against the Washington Redskins during the first half of an NFL football game in Chicago. The Bears finished their worst season in decades last in the NFC North with a 3-13 record after being shredded by injuries, suspensions and poor play overall. The Bears are 9-23 in two seasons under Fox. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

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Oakland Raiders quarterback Connor Cook passes against the Denver Broncos during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, in Denver. Cook came into the game after Raiders quarterback Matt McGloin was injured. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

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In this Jan. 3, 2017, photo Australia's Destanee Aiava celebrates after winning her first round match against Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the USA at the Brisbane International Tennis Tournament in Brisbane, Australia. The 16-year-old Aiava advanced through qualifying before becoming the first player born in the 2000s to win a main draw match at an elite WTA event, beating veteran American Mattek-Sands 2-6, 6-3, 6-4. (Dave Hunt/AAP Image VIA AP) NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY, AUSTRALIA OUT, NEW ZEALAND OUT, PAPUA NEW GUINEA OUT, SOUTH PACIFIC OUT

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FILE - In this Sunday Jan. 1, 2017, file photo, Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt McGloin (14) passes against the Denver Broncos in the first half of an NFL football game in Denver. The Raiders feature 19 players who entered the league as undrafted free agents, including key contributors like possible playoff starting quarterback Matt McGloin, running back Jalen Richard, receiver Seth Roberts and left tackle Donald Penn. (AP Photo/Joe Mahoney, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 18, 2016, file photo, Oakland Raiders wide receiver Seth Roberts (10) moves past San Diego Chargers cornerback Trevor Williams during the second half of an NFL football game in San Diego. The Raiders feature 19 players who entered the league as undrafted free agents, including key contributors like possible playoff starting quarterback Matt McGloin, running back Jalen Richard, receiver Seth Roberts and left tackle Donald Penn. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo, File)

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FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2016, file photo, Oakland Raiders running back Jalen Richard (30) runs against Buffalo Bills defensive back Nickell Robey-Coleman during the second half of an NFL football game in Oakland, Calif. The two-year rebuild that turned the Raiders from a three-win team to its first playoff berth since 2002 centered around a core of high draft picks and and several key free agent signings. The Raiders feature 19 players who entered the league as undrafted free agents, including Richard. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File)

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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2016, file photo, Minnesota coach Tracy Claeys watches from the sideline during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Illinois at Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Ill. Two people with knowledge of the decision tell The Associated Press on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, that Minnesota has fired coach Tracy Claeys. The move comes two weeks after the football program became embroiled in a standoff with the administration over the suspension of 10 players in connection with allegations of sexual assault. The people spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because the school has not announced the move. (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb, File)

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Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis (98) sacks Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles (5) and strips the ball during the second half of an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. Mathis recovered the fumble. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

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Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles (5) throws against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)