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New Orleans Saints wide receiver Deonte Harris (11) runs against Dallas Cowboys cornerback Anthony Brown (30) during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)

Defense lifts Dallas to a 27-17 victory over sinking Saints

Cowboys 27 Saints 17 NEW ORLEANS — CeeDee Lamb had 122 yards…

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Deonte Harris (11) runs against Dallas Cowboys cornerback Anthony Brown (30) during the first half of an NFL football game, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Derick Hingle)
Webb Simpson, of the United States, watches his second shot out of the rough during the first round of the Hero World Challenge PGA Tour at the Albany Golf Club, in New Providence, Bahamas, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021.(AP Photo/Fernando Llano)

Rory McIlroy part of 3-way tie for lead in the Bahamas

NASSAU, Bahamas — Rory McIlroy has gone from tears at the Ryder…

Webb Simpson, of the United States, watches his second shot out of the rough during the first round of the Hero World Challenge PGA Tour at the Albany Golf Club, in New Providence, Bahamas, Thursday, Dec. 2, 2021.(AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
FILE - Then-Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez sports an MLB logo tattoo and logos on his hat and jersey as he waits to take batting practice before Game 2 of baseball's National League Division Series against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, in Washington. The clock ticked down toward the expiration of Major League Baseball’s collective bargaining agreement at 11:59 p.m. EST Wednesday night, Dec. 1, 2021, and what was likely to be a management lockout ending the sport’s labor peace at over 26 1/2 years. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Teams spend $1.4B on day MLB, union likely head to lockout

Teams spend $1.4B on day MLB, union likely head to lockout

FILE - Then-Chicago Cubs' Javier Baez sports an MLB logo tattoo and logos on his hat and jersey as he waits to take batting practice before Game 2 of baseball's National League Division Series against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, in Washington. The clock ticked down toward the expiration of Major League Baseball’s collective bargaining agreement at 11:59 p.m. EST Wednesday night, Dec. 1, 2021, and what was likely to be a management lockout ending the sport’s labor peace at over 26 1/2 years. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

Tiger Woods says his legacy and allegiance are with PGA Tour

Tiger Woods says his legacy and allegiance are with PGA Tour

FILE - Actor Alec Baldwin attends the 2019 PEN America Literary Gala at the American Museum of Natural History on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in New York. A new lawsuit alleges that Baldwin recklessly fired a gun when it wasn’t called for in the script when he shot and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the New Mexico set of the film “Rust.” The lawsuit filed Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, from script supervisor Mamie Mitchell, is the second to stem from the shooting. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Baldwin to ABC about shooting: ‘I didn’t pull the trigger’

Baldwin to ABC about shooting: ‘I didn’t pull the trigger’

FILE - Actor Alec Baldwin attends the 2019 PEN America Literary Gala at the American Museum of Natural History on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in New York. A new lawsuit alleges that Baldwin recklessly fired a gun when it wasn’t called for in the script when he shot and killed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the New Mexico set of the film “Rust.” The lawsuit filed Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, from script supervisor Mamie Mitchell, is the second to stem from the shooting. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Seniors receive their COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic at Olympic Stadium marking the beginning of mass vaccination in the Province of Quebec based on age in Montreal on March 1, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Boosters help, but experts say benefits depend on when they are given, and to whom

Boosters help, but experts say benefits depend on when they are given, and to whom

Seniors receive their COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic at Olympic Stadium marking the beginning of mass vaccination in the Province of Quebec based on age in Montreal on March 1, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
FILE - This Dec. 4, 2019 file photo shows Dr. Mehmet Oz at the 14th annual L'Oreal Paris Women of Worth Gala in New York. Oz, joins the Republican field of possible candidates aiming to capture Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat in next year's election. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Celebrity surgeon Dr. Oz running for Senate in Pennsylvania

Celebrity surgeon Dr. Oz running for Senate in Pennsylvania

FILE - This Dec. 4, 2019 file photo shows Dr. Mehmet Oz at the 14th annual L'Oreal Paris Women of Worth Gala in New York. Oz, joins the Republican field of possible candidates aiming to capture Pennsylvania's open U.S. Senate seat in next year's election. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, file photo, Stacey Abrams speaks to Biden supporters as they wait for former President Barack Obama to arrive and speak at a campaign rally for Biden at Turner Field in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

Stacey Abrams launches 2nd campaign for Georgia governor

Stacey Abrams launches 2nd campaign for Georgia governor

FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 2, 2020, file photo, Stacey Abrams speaks to Biden supporters as they wait for former President Barack Obama to arrive and speak at a campaign rally for Biden at Turner Field in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)
FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington. Trump's first post-White House book will be, like so much else about him, a departure from other former presidents. “Our Journey Together” is scheduled for Dec. 7, 2021, but not through a traditional New York publisher. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Trump was COVID-positive before debate, ex-aide says in book

Trump was COVID-positive before debate, ex-aide says in book

FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2020, file photo, President Donald Trump arrives on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington. Trump's first post-White House book will be, like so much else about him, a departure from other former presidents. “Our Journey Together” is scheduled for Dec. 7, 2021, but not through a traditional New York publisher. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
In this courtroom sketch, Ghislaine Maxwell is seated at the defense table while watching testimony of witnesses during her trial, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in New York. (Elizabeth Williams via AP)

Ghislaine Maxwell defense attacks actor accuser’s account

Ghislaine Maxwell defense attacks actor accuser’s account

In this courtroom sketch, Ghislaine Maxwell is seated at the defense table while watching testimony of witnesses during her trial, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in New York. (Elizabeth Williams via AP)
FILE - Acting Assistant U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Clark speaks as he stands next to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, Oct. 21, 2020. The House panel investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol insurrection will vote on pursuing contempt charges against Clark Wednesday, Dec. 1 as the committee aggressively seeks to gain answers about the violent attack by former President Donald Trump's supporters. (Yuri Gripas/Pool via AP, File)

Jan. 6 panel votes to hold former DOJ official in contempt

Jan. 6 panel votes to hold former DOJ official in contempt

FILE - Acting Assistant U.S. Attorney General Jeffrey Clark speaks as he stands next to Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen during a news conference at the Justice Department in Washington, Oct. 21, 2020. The House panel investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol insurrection will vote on pursuing contempt charges against Clark Wednesday, Dec. 1 as the committee aggressively seeks to gain answers about the violent attack by former President Donald Trump's supporters. (Yuri Gripas/Pool via AP, File)
Stephen Parlato of Boulder, Colo., holds a sign that reads "Hands Off Roe!!!" outside of the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, as activists begin to arrive ahead of arguments on abortion at the court in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Justices signal they’ll OK new abortion limits, may toss Roe

Justices signal they’ll OK new abortion limits, may toss Roe

Stephen Parlato of Boulder, Colo., holds a sign that reads "Hands Off Roe!!!" outside of the Supreme Court in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, as activists begin to arrive ahead of arguments on abortion at the court in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Michael Roper, an Oxford High School sophomore, listens to prayers during a vigil after the Oxford High School school shootings, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at LakePoint Community Church in Oxford, Mich. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP)

Michigan teen charged in Oxford High School shooting

Michigan teen charged in Oxford High School shooting

Michael Roper, an Oxford High School sophomore, listens to prayers during a vigil after the Oxford High School school shootings, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at LakePoint Community Church in Oxford, Mich. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP)
Flowers are left in memory of Virgil Abloh, Louis Vuitton's first Black artistic director, at a church in Miami's Design District, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Miami. Abloh, a leading designer whose groundbreaking fusions of streetwear and high couture made him one of the most celebrated tastemakers in fashion and beyond, died of cancer. He was 41. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier)

Louis Vuitton show pays tribute to designer Virgil Abloh

Louis Vuitton show pays tribute to designer Virgil Abloh

Flowers are left in memory of Virgil Abloh, Louis Vuitton's first Black artistic director, at a church in Miami's Design District, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Miami. Abloh, a leading designer whose groundbreaking fusions of streetwear and high couture made him one of the most celebrated tastemakers in fashion and beyond, died of cancer. He was 41. (AP Photo/Marta Lavandier)
Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai reacts during a tennis match in Beijing, China on Oct. 6, 2009. When Peng disappeared from public view this month after accusing a senior Chinese politician of sexual assault, it caused an international uproar. But back in China, Peng is just one of several people, activists and accusers alike, who have been hustled out of view, charged with crimes or trolled and silenced online for speaking out about the harassment, violence and discrimination women face every day. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Women’s tennis tour suspends China events over Peng concerns

In the strongest public stand against China taken by a sports body,…

Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai reacts during a tennis match in Beijing, China on Oct. 6, 2009. When Peng disappeared from public view this month after accusing a senior Chinese politician of sexual assault, it caused an international uproar. But back in China, Peng is just one of several people, activists and accusers alike, who have been hustled out of view, charged with crimes or trolled and silenced online for speaking out about the harassment, violence and discrimination women face every day. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Florida Panthers center Frank Vatrano and Washington Capitals defenseman Martin Fehervary (42) battle for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

Panthers score four goals in third to beat Capitals 5-4

Panthers score four goals in third to beat Capitals 5-4

Florida Panthers center Frank Vatrano and Washington Capitals defenseman Martin Fehervary (42) battle for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Sunrise, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Detroit Red Wings' Filip Zadina (11) scores on Boston Bruins' Linus Ullmark (35) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Red Wings beat Bruins 2-1 for franchise’s 3,000th victory

Red Wings beat Bruins 2-1 for franchise’s 3,000th victory

Detroit Red Wings' Filip Zadina (11) scores on Boston Bruins' Linus Ullmark (35) during the second period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
FILE - New York Mets' Javier Baez celebrates his home run in the dugout during the third inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, in Washington. Javier Baez is nearing a $140 million, six-year contract with Detroit, giving the Tigers a dynamic bat for the middle of their order. Baez, who turns 29 on Wednesday, hit .265 with 31 homers and 87 RBIs in 138 games with the Cubs and Mets last season. A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on Tuesday, Nov. 30, on condition of anonymity because the contract had not been finalized. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)

Báez to Detroit, MLB teams race to finish biz before lockout

Báez to Detroit, MLB teams race to finish biz before lockout

FILE - New York Mets' Javier Baez celebrates his home run in the dugout during the third inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, in Washington. Javier Baez is nearing a $140 million, six-year contract with Detroit, giving the Tigers a dynamic bat for the middle of their order. Baez, who turns 29 on Wednesday, hit .265 with 31 homers and 87 RBIs in 138 games with the Cubs and Mets last season. A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on Tuesday, Nov. 30, on condition of anonymity because the contract had not been finalized. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
San Jose Sharks right wing Timo Meier (28) celebrates his goal with teammates during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Timo Meier scores twice in Sharks’ 5-2 win over Devils

Timo Meier scores twice in Sharks’ 5-2 win over Devils

San Jose Sharks right wing Timo Meier (28) celebrates his goal with teammates during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils, Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Greenway, Kaprizov lead the way as Wild beat Coyotes 5-2

Greenway, Kaprizov lead the way as Wild beat Coyotes 5-2