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By Marc Lawrence — If you’re interested in grinding out a profit today, consider this: After starting the season on a 9-1 winning note, Texas has hit a wall losing 6 of its last 9 games entering tonight’s a Big 12 battle at TCU. Making matters worse, the Longhorns beat the top-seeded Horned Frogs 58-44 in the finals of last year’s Big 12 tourney. With Bevo 0-7 SU and 1-6 ATS on this court when the Frogs have a revenge chip on their shoulder, look for TCU to hop past Texas tonight.
    
Super Things To Know

USA TODAY’S Nate Davis reports: It’s been 25 years since the 49ers won their most recent Super Bowl, a 49-26 defeat of the San Diego Chargers … here in Miami. It was the only time the Niners won a Lombardi Trophy without Joe Montana under center … It’s been 50 years since the Chiefs won their only Super Bowl, beating the Minnesota Vikings’ Purple People Eaters 23-7 in New Orleans’ Tulane Stadium. Kansas City coach Hank Stram famously dialed up “65 Toss Power Trap,” which turned into a 5-yard TD run by Mike Garrett that put the Chiefs up 16-0 before halftime. Of course, Stram’s play call is far more recognizable because he made it while wearing an NFL Films microphone, the first time a coach had been mic’d up … The 49ers had three players (Raheem Mostert, Matt Breida, Tevin Coleman) rush for at least 500 yards in the regular season. The Chiefs had none … The last two NFC Super Bowl coaches, Shanahan and the Rams’ Sean McVay, were assistants together on the Redskins staff from 2010 to 2013. Matt LaFleur was also on that staff… 

Hoops Trends Of The Day

New York: 1-7 SUATS with no rest vs. Grizzlies … San Antonio: 38-4 SU home vs. Jazz … Vanderbilt: 8-0 $ DD dog vs. Wildcats … Notre Dame: 5-1 SUATS off a loss vs. Demons … TCU: 4-0 SUATS home vs. Longhorns.

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