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Broncos look to add to streak...Bills injury...Baseball news

Thursday - 12/6/2012, 6:50pm  ET

OAKLAND (AP) -- Denver's Broncos are looking for their eighth straight win tonight as they play the Raiders in Oakland. The Broncos have already clinched the AFC West championship. For the Raiders, it's a chance to snap a five-game losing streak and get a win over a rival AFC West club.

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will start Sunday against the San Diego Chargers. Roethlisberger missed the last three weeks with a sprained right shoulder and dislocated rib but practiced for the second straight day today without incident.

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills have lost another offensive lineman for the season. Chris Hairston has been placed on injured reserve and will miss the rest of the campaign with a bruised right ankle. Erick Pears, the team's top right tackle, has been out since early November with a hip issue.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Reed Johnson is back with the Atlanta Braves. The top pinch hitter in the National League last season with Chicago and the Braves has accepted a one-year contract from Atlanta. Along with Chicago and Atlanta, Johnson has played for the Jays and Dodgers.

NEW YORK (AP) -- Saying he wanted money to help pay for his grandchildren's education, Don Larsen has auctioned off the uniform he was wearing when he pitched the only perfect game in World Series history. The buyer paid $756,000 for the outfit. The former New York Yankees' right-hander achieved perfection in Game 5 of the 1956 Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers.


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