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MI gets 3 defenders on All-Big Ten 1st team

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He returned the opening kickoff for touchdowns against IN and Ohio State.Barkley leads the Big Ten and ranks second IN the FBS with 179.5 all-purpose yards a game. He returned a punt for a touchdown in the opener against Akron.Allen, a senior, is the first Penn State safety to be chosen to the first team since Anthony Scirrotto in 2008. Read More »

LeBron James ejected for the first time in National Basketball Association career

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After the game, Fitzerald explained his decision to throw out the four-time MVP. It is what it is. "I said what I had to say and I moved on but (Fitzgerald) decided I should get two (technical fouls)". LeBron James had 30 points, 13 rebounds and six assists to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers over the Philadelphia 76ers 113-91 on Monday. National Basketball Association players generally do not receive further punishment when ejected and is likely to be available for Cleveland's home game ... Read More »

Mike Gundy has been frustrated with Oklahoma State, his new contract

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According to long-time college football reporter Brett McMurphy , Gundy has chose to stay at Oklahoma State and turned down a six-year, $42 million offer from the Vols. Steele, who is a finalist for the Broyles Award in his second year at Auburn, played linebacker at Tennessee (1978-79) and began his coaching career there in 1980. Read More »

Mississippi State is Considering Penn State's Joe Moorhead for Head Coaching Vacancy

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McMurphy noted the deal with Moorhead is "expected to be completed in [the] next few days". This season, Penn State , now ranked No. 9, has a 10-2 record and is averaging 453.3 and 41.6 points per game. Penn State's scoring output increased by 14.4 points from 2015 to 2016, the fourth-highest jump among Power 5 teams.? Even though he doesn't have experience in the SEC, Moorhead's head coaching prowess (38-13 record at Fordham from 2012-15) and unique offensive style should help the Bulldogs ... Read More »

Dana White: Conor McGregor might never fight again

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These days, White can see plenty of reasons why McGregor (21-3 MMA , 9-1 UFC ) might not come back. Because of his actions earlier this month in a Bellator event, in which McGregor jumped into the cage during a fight , shoved the referee and slapped a Bellator employee, White said McGregor now won't fight on that show as punishment. Read More »

Eden Hazard relishing new attacking role for Chelsea - Antonio Conte

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As it turned out, Moreno played well against Chelsea , showing his good form was not a flash in the pan and that he has greater mental fortitude than he is given credit for. The hosts struggled to contain the 26-year-old, who often dropped into midfield to gain possession, and Chelsea manager Conte feels his flexibility is bringing a new dimension to the side. Read More »

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin says Pittsburgh should win it all

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With nobody else really in the picture for the No. 1 seed in the AFC, that meeting probably will determine home-field advantage for the playoffs. Tomlin isn't wrong. But a win by the Ravens and the Patriots and Steelers will have to keep up their winning streaks with a little added pressure. But for the players, we don't think that way. Read More »

Troubled Ex-NBA Player Ben Gordon Has Been Arrested…Again

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Gordon, who last played in an National Basketball Association game with the Magic in 2015, has had a busy year getting into trouble with the law. According to Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department records, Gordon was transferred from a detention center to jail on Monday and is scheduled to be released today. Read More »

How Ohio State Can Jump Alabama To Get Into College Football Playoffs

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Both Clemson and Oklahoma are 11-1 with resume-building non-conference wins over division champs - Clemson's over SEC West victor Auburn and Oklahoma's over Big Ten East victor Ohio State. And while Nick Saban's team is still the standard as far as college football programs go, this season his program did not meet the standard that the committee sets. Read More »

Tennessee focusing on Oklahoma State's Gundy

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He is the longest-tenured and winningest coach in Cowboys' history and hasn't had a losing season since his first year in Stillwater, Okla. Since firing Butch Jones, Tennessee has nixed the potential hiring of Ohio State defensive coordinator Greg Schiano due to fan backlash, and reportedly been turned down by Duke coach David Cutcliffe. Read More »

Aubameyang free to join Chelsea in January

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Dortmund led 4-0 in a remarkable Ruhr derby and were still two goals up when the Gabonese worldwide was dismissed for a second yellow card. Aubameyang has been somewhat of a problem child for Dortmund in recent times but his performances on the pitch have rarely been affected. Read More »

Conte 'worried' by City as January transfer window approaches

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Having sat out three games against Manchester United , West Bromwich and Liverpool there seems little inclination of Conte's part to restore Luiz to the first team. Chelsea's coach from Italy Antonio Conte attends a press conference in Baku on November 21, 2017 on the eve of the UEFA Champions League Group C football match between Qarabag FK and Chelsea FC. Read More »

Blake Griffin leaves Clippers' Monday game with knee injury

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But I think Lonzo knocked someone into Blake and it was like a trigger effect. "Usually when you go in like that, that hard - they call it". In his post-game press conference, Rivers blamed Lonzo Ball for this injury, not his son Austin, the player who actually made contact. Read More »

Barcelona salvages late draw to keep its lead over Valencia

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Last season, Lionel Messi netted an injury time penalty to win a bad-tempered game and this season's encounter promises to be just as fiery. But, at the moment, it isn't Real Madrid that are Barcelona's current rivals for the title, with Valencia a mere four points adrift. Read More »

Andy Reid: No Chiefs QB controversy, 'Alex is my guy'

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However, Reid said after the game he isn't giving up on Smith, and apparently he hasn't changed his mind - yet. "That's not where I'm at right now", Reid said after the Chiefs lost for the fifth time in six games. "We've all got a piece of this". With the core group I've got on the offensive side, I know they'll look in the mirror first and demand more of each other. Read More »

Everton Resume Talks With Sam Allardyce

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But after Everton failed with their efforts to land Watford boss Marco Silva , and endured a dismal run of five defeats from seven games under interim boss David Unsworth, the Toffees have again approached Allardyce's representatives within the last 48 hours. Read More »

Beware of Counterfeit SEC Championship Tickets

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The SEC Championship Game hit its stride over the next 11 season, from 2003 to 2013. "If you think it's too good of a deal, it probably is". Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn said Sunday evening Johnson's shoulder would be monitored daily this week. Read More »

F1 set to unveil new logo in Abu Dhabi

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The expensive redesign by Liberty Media, the sport's American owners, replaces the logo which was introduced by former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone and has stood for 23 years. So we wanted to keep it simple and clear, and I think that's important for our digital space". "Look at Starbucks, or Coca Cola which has taken the condensation off their logo to enter digital". Read More »

Clemson is No. 1, Oklahoma No. 2

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The only new team in my top 10 is USC, who hops in thanks to Notre Dame's loss at Stanford. — No. 24 Mississippi State dropped eight spots after losing to rival Mississippi on Thanksgiving night. Maybe even Texas Christian and Alabama, the latter on pedigree alone. Oklahoma losing to TCU would help Alabama football chances the most. Alabama will need chaos next week to sneak back into the top four. Read More »

Why I'll never be friends with Cristiano Ronaldo - Lionel Messi

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Adding that making it was "not as simple as it seems". A new sculpture of Christiano Ronaldo has been unveiled and this one looks way better than the former which did not represent the Real Madrid star and looked nothing like him. "I used several photos of Cristiano to work from". "The last one was a complete and utter disaster". The new statue - created by artist José Antonio Navarro Arteaga - depicts Ronaldo with a closed mouth, angular features and a confident expression as ... Read More »

Manchester City Will Slip Up - Chelsea Legend Urges Blues To Keep Going

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I think you have got to be at least half solid at the back. Their gap at the top of the Premier League table remains at eight points and 11 points ahead of reigning champions Chelsea . Then, towards the end of the season, maybe overtake them. The final Premier League fixture of Saturday 25th November 2017 was a tough clash between 3rd place Chelsea & 6th place Liverpool with a win for Chelsea being vital to maintaining their position in the Barclays Premier League and a win for ... Read More »

Ravens in playoff position after topping Texans

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The defense forced turnovers on its final two series of the game, capping off a day where the unit carried the team while the offense struggled to move the ball. "You always have them in the game plan", Flacco said. Ravens safety Anthony Levine sealed the win with the first interception of his career with just over two minutes left. Read More »