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Injured linebackers Jaylon Smith, Miles Jack go in 2nd round

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If the linebackers are not ready, well, the NFL is willing to wait. In the first several picks of the second round, both the Dallas Cowboys and Jacksonville Jaguars took talented players who had suffered injuries. Dallas took Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith at No. 34, and Jacksonville took UCLA linebacker Myles Jack at No. 36. Knee injuries caused both to fall out of the top 10. Smith is expected to miss the entirety of the 2016 season with a…

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Jeff Brandes on the future of driving: ‘Jack, take the wheel’

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Standing in front of the Tallahassee Automobile Museum on a rainy Tuesday morning, Sen. Jeff Brandes was talking about a coming technology that will revolutionize travel as much as the Model-T Fords on display inside the building did in the early 20th century. In the background was an Audi A7 “piloted driving” concept car named Jack, ready to take him and other legislators on a “look-Ma, no hands!” spin down nearby Interstate 10. Brandes was ahead of the curve in 2012 when he introduced…

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