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Djokovic the winner Down Under...Titans pursuing Williams...Woods off to hot start

Sunday - 1/27/2013, 2:40pm  ET

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Top-seeded Novak Djokovic (NOH'-vak JOH'-kuh-vich) avenged last year's loss to Andy Murray in the U.S. Open final by beating the Scotsman 6-7, 7-6, 6-3, 6-2 in the Australian Open final. The 25-year-old Serb is the third man to win three straight Australian Open titles and first in the Open era.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Greg Williams is a wanted man. A person familiar with the situation says the Tennessee Titans have spoken to the long-time defensive coordinator and are interested in hiring him if the NFL lifts the suspension he received for taking part in the New Orleans Saints bounty program.

SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The fog-delayed third round of the Farmers Insurance Open got under way this morning in San Diego, with Tiger Woods holding a two-stroke lead at 11-under-par. The forced day off didn't stall Woods momentum. He birdied two of his first four holes.

BOSTON (AP) -- The Celtics are on court and looking to end a six-game losing streak. Boston is hosting a Miami team that is an Eastern Conference-best 28-12.

MARIBOR, Slovenia (AP) -- American teenager Mikaela Shiffrin finished sixth in today's slalom in Slovenia, and maintains the season lead in the discipline. Overall World Cup leader Tina Maze (MAH'-zeh) was the winner of the race in her home country.

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