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Regardless, the Lions (6-6) have dropped two straight and probably have to win out to have a shot at reaching the playoffs. The Ravens seemed to come into the game intent on taking some deep shots to Wallace. It does a lot for the fans. "It's just excitement. Excitement happens when you make plays like that". Stafford suffered a right hand injury in Sunday's 44-20 loss to the Baltimore Ravens .
  • Jets CB Burris out for game vs. Chiefs with concussion

    Jets CB Burris out for game vs. Chiefs with concussion

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    Lee , who played his collegiate football at Ohio State University, was originally selected by NY in the first round (20th pick overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft. Also inactive for the Jets are quarterback Christian Hackenberg, corners Robert Nelson and Juston Burris (concussion), linebacker Freddie Bishop, tackle Ben Ijalana and tackle Jonotthan Harrison.
  • No. 2 Oklahoma To Face No. 3 Georgia In CFB Playoff Semifinal

    No. 2 Oklahoma To Face No. 3 Georgia In CFB Playoff Semifinal

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    ET. "You could make the argument [OU] is the most risky team because of [quarterback] Baker Mayfield ", ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit ventured during Sunday morning's selection show. 4 Alabama Crimson Tide in the Allstate Sugar Bowl in New Orleans. After suffering a blowout to Auburn earlier in the season, Georgia got the revenge they were looking for with a convincing win in the SEC Championship.
  • Win for Mahindra Racing in Hong Kong ePrix

    Win for Mahindra Racing in Hong Kong ePrix

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    However following a post-race inspection, it was found that the FIA security stickers placed on the inverters and motors of Abt's auto did not correspond with those declared on the car's technical passport - the stickers are used to identify if a part has been tampered with.
  • Planned Pontiac Silverdome implosion fails

    Planned Pontiac Silverdome implosion fails

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    Officials with Adamo, the demolition company, said it did weaken the Silverdome, and it could still fall, but the timetable is uncertain. An official told WDIV that the demolition did not go according to plan. The 1975-built stadium was primarily home to the Detroit Lions from 1975 to 2001, before they moved to Ford Field, and the Detroit Pistons between from 1979 to 1988.
  • Egypt boss makes Real Madrid admission over Mo Salah

    Egypt boss makes Real Madrid admission over Mo Salah

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    Former president of Zamalek Sporting Club, Mamdouh Abbas, who was recently invited to Anfield by Salah, suggested the player could be in line for a move to La Liga in the summer after speaking to his agent. Salah assisted Roberto Firmino's 48th-minute strike, as the Reds cruised to a 5-1 away win at Brighton & Hove Albion . The winger's performances will be important for Jurgen Klopp's side as the season progresses.
  • Ben Stokes nets with Canterbury Kings ahead of cricketing return

    Ben Stokes nets with Canterbury Kings ahead of cricketing return

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    Stokes, who arrived in New Zealand earlier in the week, remains suspended by the England and Wales Cricket Board following a late-night altercation in Bristol. "Hopefully I can get out there, do well, and contribute to Canterbury winning". "It's always hard coming into a new team when you're meeting them for the first time so it was nice to see a few friendly faces".
  • HWL 2017 Final: India impress in 1-1 draw with Australia

    HWL 2017 Final: India impress in 1-1 draw with Australia

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    England had held an initial two-goal lead after early strikes from David Goodfield and Ward but India looked to have completed a brilliant comeback as they scored twice in the final quarter. Maybe we got a bit defensive. "That's what we need to talk about because if you have reasons you can improve", he said. The control and defence was good.
  • Retiring Cotto stunned by Ali in farewell fight

    Retiring Cotto stunned by Ali in farewell fight

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    The WBO junior flyweight title was at stake again. Cotto's career ends with 41 wins and six defeats. Where is Miguel Cotto vs Sadam Ali taking place? It was a matchup of a Brooklynite and an adopted New Yorker, and it has the building rocking.
  • Man City boss Guardiola: Never a chance of Sterling going to Arsenal

    Man City boss Guardiola: Never a chance of Sterling going to Arsenal

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    The Sky Blues are unbeaten in the league so far and Silva has played a starring role for the Citizens this year as well. "It's too early in the season to talk about titles but it is just good to know that you can have that feeling that at any time of the game you can make something happen".
  • Francis Ngannou obliterates Alistair Overeem with devastating one-punch first-round KO

    Francis Ngannou obliterates Alistair Overeem with devastating one-punch first-round KO

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    A former Dream, Strikeforce and K-1 champion, he has fought a who's who of the best fighters of all time. Overeem had dropped a title challenge to champ Stipe Miocic past year, but was back on track, having won two straight. In Round 1, Overeem ran at Francis with a left hook then went in for a clinch. Ngannou with a foot stomp. Ngannou has always been touted as the heavyweight's best prospect but first he had to come up against one of the greats of the weight class in Overeem.
  • Max Holloway viciously beats Jose Aldo to a bloody pulp

    Max Holloway viciously beats Jose Aldo to a bloody pulp

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    Jose Aldo fought hard, but fell short again against Max Holloway . Their immediate rematch at UFC 218 was very similar to their first meeting in Brazil six months earlier. Holloway fires a series of power punches from different angles including a few that land well. He exercised caution early with Aldo and then when he smelled blood, he went all in for the finish.
  • Jose Mourinho hails David de Gea heroics as Manchester United beat Arsenal

    Jose Mourinho hails David de Gea heroics as Manchester United beat Arsenal

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    Antonio Valencia opened the scoring for Jose Mourinho's side within the first 4 minutes of the game, before Jesse Lingard doubled the lead only a few minutes later. This time, Romelu Lukaku stole the ball from Shkodran Mustafi, who wanted too much time, and played a pass to Anthony Martial , whose flick freed Lingard to finish low into the corner.
  • Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr welcome baby boy!

    Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr welcome baby boy!

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    He weighed 9 lbs., 5 oz., and the overjoyed couple turned to Instagram to share a photo of Memphis cradled in his mother's arms, with her calling it "hands down the happiest day of my life". I can not wait to see what life has in store for this kid. Thanks for the unbelievable support @ jasonaldean and enduring all the hand squeezing and nail digging.
  • Moyes: Man City not one of Premier League's all-time greats... yet

    Moyes: Man City not one of Premier League's all-time greats... yet

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    This match sees the best attack in the league facing off against the worst defence in the league, and City will feel that they can add to their total against the shaky Hammers back line. Guardiola said he expected the Hammers to play in a similar way, trying to catch out his side through counter-attacks and set pieces. As we gear-up for the all-important festive period, Premier League clubs and fans know the coming weeks are going to play a vital role in the success of their season.
  • Hurricanes headed to Charlotte to play for ACC championship

    Hurricanes headed to Charlotte to play for ACC championship

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    Clemson is going for their third straight ACC title, and fans say they feel good about the No. 1 ranked Tigers. He was sacked for the fourth time with about nine minutes left in the game. This weekend is chock full of wagering opportunities since most divisions will be holding their championship game. Miami's players and coaches were scheduled to leave the Hecht Athletic Center for Miami International Airport at 8:15 a.m.
  • Gus Malzahn responds to the speculation he will leave for Arkansas

    Gus Malzahn responds to the speculation he will leave for Arkansas

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    Gus Malzahn's potential departure to Arkansas will be a major topic of conversation for the next week or so, but Malzahn is not the only Auburn man who might leave this offseason. "I just had a feeling we'd play again". "He's about as one-track minded as it gets", Johnson said. "I really think that, if he can't go, our guys will rise to the occasion".
  • Argentina coach Sampaoli optimistic in Nigeria group after Maradona critique

    Argentina coach Sampaoli optimistic in Nigeria group after Maradona critique

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    The Croatian national football squad was placed in Group D alongside with national football squads from Argentina , Iceland and Nigeria. Croatia who made their debut at the World Cup in 1998 finishing at third-place boasts A-list players in Europe such as the Real Madrid duo of Luka Modric and Mateo Kovacic, Barcelona's Ivan Rakitic and Inter Milan's Ivan Perisic.
  • 3 takeaways from OT victory over Memphis

    3 takeaways from OT victory over Memphis

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    Central Florida improved to 12-0 to capture their first conference championship since 2014, and the first under head coach Scott Frost. Memphis got the ball first and scored when Ferguson connected with Anthony Miller from 15 yards. The teams exchanged touchdowns in the first overtime. Just like Chip Kelly's offenses at Oregon, Central Florida is capable of running for 300 yards and or throwing for 300 yards.
  • Everton confirm Sam Allardyce as new manager

    Everton confirm Sam Allardyce as new manager

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    Allardyce, who signed a £6million-per-year contract at Goodison Park on Thursday after watching the Toffees thrash West Ham 4-0 the night before, retained Rooney as captain for his only game as England manager . Allardyce has been out of work since resigning from Crystal Palace in May. He guided the Eagles to Premier League safety before intimating he was retiring, saying he had no ambition to take another job in management.
  • TCU vs. Oklahoma in Big 12 championship

    TCU vs. Oklahoma in Big 12 championship

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    NOTES: This was the Big 12's first conference title game since 2010. "The most exciting thing about today is we control our destiny". They are the only Big 12 team to make the four-team playoff format that started in 2014. The Sooners teed off on quarterback Kenny Hill as a result. In seven of its 10 wins this year TCU has won by at least 20 points, including last week's 45-22 victory over Baylor .
  • Leishman, Bland take lead at Australian PGA as Scott bows out

    Leishman, Bland take lead at Australian PGA as Scott bows out

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    Leishman, Australia's newly-crowned golfer of the year, produced seven birdies and an eagle in a seven-under par 65 as he looked to attack the Royal Pines course at every opportunity yesterday morning. Watch the Australian PGA Championship throughout the weekend on Sky Sports Golf. But, thanks to new hype man and fellow pro Nick O'Hern, Zunic says neither that, the weather nor the prospect of Smith chasing him down will disrupt him.
  • Pochettino proud of 10-man Tottenham´s fighting spirit

    Pochettino proud of 10-man Tottenham´s fighting spirit

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    Mauricio Pochettino's men went behind after 13 minutes at Vicarage Road when Christian Kabasele leapt above Harry Kane and headed in from Tom Cleverley's corner. The visitors were on the back foot after Sanchez was shown a straight red card and they came close to falling behind again several minutes later, as Abdoulaye Doucoure hit the post with a screaming shot from 25 metres.
  • Leader Barcelona loses points again vs Celta Vigo in La Liga

    Leader Barcelona loses points again vs Celta Vigo in La Liga

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    Now, if Valencia win at 12th-placed Getafe , which they should, their lead will only be a narrow two points. Barcelona won 11 of its 13 league matches entering the weekend. It was a tight angle to be fair, though he still should have scored. However, after 20 minutes of fairly balanced pall possession, it was Celta who eventually took the lead thanks to Aspas.
  • Scott Frost expected to be named coach at Nebraska

    Scott Frost expected to be named coach at Nebraska

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    Since then, the Husker program has steadily declined, seeing good years under Frank Solich, a little success under Bill Callahan, an up-and-down, 67-27 ride under Bo Pelini, then a 19-19 three-year period under Mike Riley that ended when he was sacked November 25 after a 4-8 season.
  • Alan Pardew: 'We have quality players at West Brom'

    Alan Pardew: 'We have quality players at West Brom'

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    We lost Scott Dann overnight and Wayne Hennessey in the warm-up. His replacement Speroni nearly had to pick the ball out of his net after eight minutes, but Robson-Kanu slipped as he met Kieran Gibbs' cross and hooked his half-volley narrowly over the Argentinian's crossbar.
  • 5 keys for the Bulldogs to win SEC Championship Game

    5 keys for the Bulldogs to win SEC Championship Game

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    David Andrews won a Super Bowl ring in February as the starting center for the New England Patriots but he finished his Georgia career without the coveted jewelry that signifies an SEC championship. "Certainly didn't expect it to be that tough". "Arkansas was a good team, but we just knocked them out of the game before they even had a chance to gain some traction", said Stinchcomb, Georgia's left tackle.
  • Eagles sign WR Alshon Jeffery to 4-year extension

    Eagles sign WR Alshon Jeffery to 4-year extension

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    His contract now runs through 2021. Jeffery signed a one-year deal with the Eagles in free agency this offseason, and he has emerged as one of the most important players for Philadelphia. Everyone has welcomed me with open arms and now I'm looking forward to being here for a long time. Jeffery has 15 receptions for 203 yards and four touchdowns over the last three games.
  • Formula Two champion Leclerc to lead new Alfa Romeo F1 team

    Formula Two champion Leclerc to lead new Alfa Romeo F1 team

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    The title sponsorship deal means the team will be called Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 and the multi-year partnership comes with technical and commercial benefits. "The dialogue has started and will continue to evolve", Marchionne said. The significance of Alfa Romeo's return to the sport was highlighted by the presence of F1 chairman Chase Carey and FIA president Jean Todt.
  • As coaching carousel madly spins, OR reportedly offers Willie Taggart new deal

    As coaching carousel madly spins, OR reportedly offers Willie Taggart new deal

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    With a loaded roster full of talent, excellent access to the nation's top recruits and rich history of success; it won't be long before the 'Noles find a replacement. Haggins is an FSU alum who has been on the Seminoles" staff since 1994 and been the d-line coach since "96. What he's best known for, however, is completely rebuilding the Memphis program.
  • Conte Set For FA Fine After Accepting Misconduct Charge

    Conte Set For FA Fine After Accepting Misconduct Charge

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    Chelsea lost to Burnley, Crystal Palace and Manchester City in the opening two months of the Premier League campaign as Antonio Conte slowly eased Hazard back into the first-team. For me Swansea was wasting time. I was frustrated for this situation. The 48-year-old was dismissed from the touchline for the first time in his career by official Neil Swarbrick.
  • Denver Nuggets' Nikola Jokic leaves game with ankle injury

    Denver Nuggets' Nikola Jokic leaves game with ankle injury

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    Through 21 games, Jokic is the team leader in points (15.5), rebounds (10.6), and assists (4.6) per game, having been one of just two players to make every start this season for the team. Chandler is listed as questionable for Saturday's contest. Faried may also have to play some PF if Wilson Chandler (back) can't go. "If (Jokic) can't go, so what?" "Thank goodness it's only a sprain", Malone said.
  • Joe Barton To Retire After Revenge Porn Post

    Joe Barton To Retire After Revenge Porn Post

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    The explicit photo ― a selfie that showed Barton's penis, belly and face ― circulated on Twitter earlier this month. He told the newspaper he believed he could win reelection but that he didn't want to put his family through the ordeal of what he believed would be "a nasty campaign".
  • McAdoo: No regrets about Manning benching

    McAdoo: No regrets about Manning benching

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    He met with Manning in his office on Wednesday morning and had a very emotional talk, adding Manning was not happy with the decision but understood it. Eli Manning has been on a decline in recent years, but the Giants' decision to bench him has caught many by surprise. The decision was met with major disapproval by fans and former Giants players, which Mara expected, but not to the degree it happened.
  • Nathan Redmond Defends Pep Guardiola Over Angry On Field Exchange Of Words

    Nathan Redmond Defends Pep Guardiola Over Angry On Field Exchange Of Words

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    Guardiola's behaviour appeared to be aggressive but he claimed afterwards he was merely praising Redmond's attacking qualities - something the once-capped England worldwide corroborated in a statement issued on Thursday to refute allegations made by The Sun newspaper that the City boss directed foul and abusive language towards him.
  • Stanton's Reps Receive Approval To Meet With Cardinals

    Stanton's Reps Receive Approval To Meet With Cardinals

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    Ultimately, though, the call will be up to Stanton, as he has a full no-trade clause, which gives him the power to decide where he wishes to go - at least among the teams interested enough to make bona fide bids. One Bay Area report had the Giants sending second baseman Joe Panik along with two prospects, suggesting that incumbent Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon might be traded.
  • Cardinals trade Diaz to Blue Jays for outfield prospect Woodman

    Cardinals trade Diaz to Blue Jays for outfield prospect Woodman

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    He spent the 2017 season playing mostly center field and right field for Class A Lansing in the Midwest League, where he batted.240 with 19 doubles, five triples, seven home runs and 45 RBI in 96 games. He debuted with the Cardinals in 2016, and managed to hit.300/.369/.510 with 17 home runs and 65 RBI as a rookie, finishing the season with a 3.5 WAR.
  • Marathon Pete Corp Com (MPC) Shareholder Capstone Asset Management Company Raised Position

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    JP Morgan downgraded the shares of MPC in report on Friday, February 5 to "Neutral" rating. (NYSE:KR) on Monday, September 14 with "Hold" rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 25 by Piper Jaffray. During the most recent session, shares touched $120.99 after moving 0.62%. Sentinel Asset Mgmt Inc holds 402,500 shares. Hanson Doremus invested in 0.04% or 1,836 shares.
  • Roethlisberger on Eli Manning benching: 'That could be me'

    Roethlisberger on Eli Manning benching: 'That could be me'

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    Here's Tim Benz to break down the recent news that the Giants will be benching Eli Manning for Geno Smith . Recently Tom Brady discussed the handling of the Manning situation. I think Eli deserved better than that or deserves better then that", Strahan said, "and you can't put the whole season on Eli and say well you know he's a failure.
  • Anthony Davis faces $25k fine after ejection — ESPN Insider

    Anthony Davis faces $25k fine after ejection — ESPN Insider

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    The outcome of their game nearly seems secondary now, knowing that losing Davis for an extended period of time would be much more devastating to New Orleans than a single loss on the road. Without him, New Orleans failed to contain the Jazz offense, allowing rookie Donovan Mitchell to score 41 points, sending the Pelicans to its third straight loss.
  • Pontus Jansson and Sweden face tough group at World Cup

    Pontus Jansson and Sweden face tough group at World Cup

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    While Sweden's ability to play good football and score enough goals without him has improved while he was injured, he's still far and away their best player and their best talent. Mexico: If there's one thing going for us here is that we beat Mexico U23 in 2016 (and almost beat Mexico U23 in 2012). "In the past we've had good results against them, including the draw back in 2014, so not all is lost", Borgetti said.