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Sports Patriots rally, hang on to beat Steelers
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Then the Steelers, in one play, went all the way down the field on a 69-yard catch and run by JuJu Smith-Schuster, setting them up at the Patriots' 10-yard line. And a play later, Rowe was a fingertip shy of breaking up a pass in the right seam for Eli Rogers , who scooted away for an 18-yard touchdown. The very next drive, the Steelers stayed cool and relied on a bevy of playmakers to pound the ball downfield for 15 plays and 78 yards, and milking 8 minutes, 39 seconds of clock to close ...

Sports Rafa Benitez targets January signings after Newcastle winless run extends
Author: 0 Rafa Benitez targets January signings after Newcastle winless run extends

With just one point from the last nine games, Newcastle sit in the relegation zone, one point adrift of safety as the misery continues at St. James' Park. "Still, though, we stayed in the game, and when you are working as hard as we were working, that means that this team's still fighting". But they have decided this and I think that's very positive.

Sports Browns look for first win of season against Ravens
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The Ravens hadn't given up more than 80 rushing yards in six straight games, but the Browns had 91 on the drive. And sitting sixth row at FedEx Field for what could be one of Kirk Cousins' last home games in Washington is pretty enticing - save for the fact that parking will likely cost quadruple what you pay for the ticket at best.

Sports Liverpool Fans Rejoice As Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Comes To Aid Of Coutinho
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After all four of Philippe Coutinho , Mohamed Salah , Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mané started in midweek against the Baggies, the Senegalese winger was rested again today with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain getting the start. Jurgen Klopp , as quoted by the Independent , has highlighted to Salah the importance of him keeping up this magical form for the remainder of the season.

Sports Thunder's Russell Westbrook to Joel Embiid: 'Go home'
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Chris Paul led the Rockets to a statement 124-109 win over the Spurs by scoring 28 points on five-of-nine shooting from beyond the arc with eight assists and seven steals. Oklahoma City led 81-77 after three quarters and went up 84-77 when Josh Huestis opened the fourth with a 3-pointer from the baseline. If George is traded , then that may mean the Thunder have given up for the season.

Sports It Will Be Anthony vs. Knicks, but Maybe Not Anthony vs. Porzingis
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Porzingis , who left Thursday's win over the Nets in the third quarter, is listed as questionable to face the Thunder on Saturday. Meanwhile, New York is 15-13 SU and 16-12 ATS. It could be age - Anthony is 33 - or not being the focal point of the offense for the first time, but his production has fallen off this season. It's most usually created by Russell Westbrook , who has done a superb job of connecting with Adams, but the Thunder has also slowly but surely worked George and ...

Sports Russell Simmons accused of sexual assault by more women
Author: 0 Russell Simmons accused of sexual assault by more women

In a statement Simmons vehemently denied what he called "these horrific accusations", saying all his relations have been consensual. And the Los Angeles Times has posted accounts from a further five women, including one allegation of rape.

Sports Floyd Mayweather Offered $1 Billion to Fight in UFC
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Offered $1 Billion to Fight in UFC

Pressed about what he meant by a "true fight", McGregor confirmed he was indeed referring to MMA . However, Notorious is going to be in no rush to make this fight happen since he has $100 million in the bank after fighting against Mayweather during the summer.

Sports Zack Cozart signs with Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim
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Los Angeles already landed the biggest free-agent prize of the winter when Eppler and owner Arte Moreno persuaded Japanese two-way star Shohei Ohtani to join the club. Instead, they are looking to test the market for shortstops in free agency. While it's understandable for the Reds to be concerned about their payroll, Cozart has been a huge help in the Queen City.

Sports Donovan McNabb Named in NFL Network Sexual Harassment Lawsuit, Report Says
Author: 0 Donovan McNabb Named in NFL Network Sexual Harassment Lawsuit, Report Says

NFL Network has suspended Marshall Faulk , Ike Taylor and Heath Evans while investigating claims of sexual harassment made against the on-air talent detailed in a lawsuit filed by a former employee. An ESPN spokesman said in a statement that neither McNabb nor Davis would appear on any of the networks while the investigation proceeds. "We are placing Eric on leave indefinitely until we have a better understanding of what transpired during his time at the N.F.L., and we will conduct our ...

Sports Chelsea boss Antonio Conte reacts to West Ham defeat
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Marko Arnautovic has hailed West Ham United 's "amazing" 1-0 victory over Chelsea on Saturday and believes that the Hammers are finally enjoying some luck. "It is normal", said Conte. This is the fourth... 'In 16 games, to lose four games, it means the target must be another'. 'When you lose four games, in my previous experience, it tells me that it's impossible to stay and fight for the title.

Sports Minnesota Vikings plan to 'violently show up' against Cam Newton
Author: 0 Minnesota Vikings plan to 'violently show up' against Cam Newton

With the scores locked at 10-10 at the end of the third quarter, Dak Prescott found Jason Witten and Rod Smith for a combined 101 yards to put Dallas in front before Smith ran 15 yards for his second score. 2 seed in the NFC and get a first-round bye. To make matters worse, left tackle Riley Reiff had to be carted to the locker room after suffering an ankle injury.

Sports Houston QB Savage goes to locker room after hit
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T.J. Yates - who finished the game in Savage's place - didn't notice anything unusual either. He is now officially out with a concussion . "Disgusted that the @HoustonTexans allowed Tom Savage to return to the game after 2 plays after showing these horrifying #concussion signs (is that a seizure?) after a head impact", Chris Nowinski, co-founder of the Boston University's CTE Center, tweeted.

Sports Green Bay Packers keep Cleveland Browns winless with furious OT comeback
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers keep Cleveland Browns winless with furious OT comeback

In his second game back from what ended up being a two-and-a-half season suspension for drug-related reasons, Gordon scored his first touchdown since the 2013 season. Cleveland's first two attempts to crack the end zone were unsuccessful but the third worked like a charm, as Kizer and Coleman brought back Week 1 memories with their 2-yard touchdown connection.

Sports Saints' Willie Snead Hilariously Trolls Falcons With 28-3 Shirt
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New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton's conduct at the end of Thursday night's game against the Atlanta Falcons is under review by league officials, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed. The Falcons (7-5) are two games back - but this will be the first of two meetings between the Saints and Falcons over the next three weeks. Peat replaced Armstead at left tackle when he was hurt, with Kelemete filling in for Peat.

Sports Isaiah Thomas and Tristan Thompson Nearing Return for the Cavs
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas and Tristan Thompson Nearing Return for the Cavs

Thomas still hasn't played a single game for the Cavaliers since they acquired him from the Boston Celtics in the offseason, but the team reportedly expects him to make his debut before the end of December. The Cavaliers are on an 11-game winning streak. Nobody could've predicted what happened that following April when Rose suffered a career-derailing knee injury during the 2012 NBA Playoffs, and it wasn't until the brand's signing of James Harden in the Summer of 2016 that the three stripes ...

Sports More Than 100 Buildings Destroyed by Creek Fire; Blaze Reaches 80% Containment
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The drones primarily will be used to conduct property assessment as the LAFD surveys damage caused by the Creek Fire near Sylmar and the Skirball Fire in Bel Air and the Sepulveda Pass. The family was calling horse owners with the unfortunate news Wednesday. (EDITORS NOTE: Image depicts death.) Dead horses lie in stalls at Rancho Padilla where 29 horses and numerous other animals were killed in the Creek Fire on December 6, 2017 near Sylmar, California.

Sports Mariners acquire Dee Gordon from the Marlins
Author: 0 Mariners acquire Dee Gordon from the Marlins

For the Marlins, the trade represents a chance to add three intriguing prospects to a farm system that is widely considered among the bottom-five in baseball, as well as a chance to rid themselves of the $38 million that was left on Gordon's over the next three years.

Sports UT finalizing deal with Jeremy Pruitt to be new head coach
Author: 0 UT finalizing deal with Jeremy Pruitt to be new head coach

Chris Low reported that a press conference is slated for Thursday evening to introduce Pruitt as the next coach of the Vols. Two years later, Pruitt joined the Tide coaching staff as a graduate assistant. Pruitt is one of four former Nick Saban assistants serving as head coaches in the SEC. "Pruitt is an excellent recruiter and I think he's a good get especially after the debacle of a coaching search that occurred".

Sports Australia rip through England to win second Test — THE ASHES
Author: 0 Australia rip through England to win second Test — THE ASHES

Moeen, who missed first two warmups on the tour due to a side strain, will use the two-day game to get a few more overs under his belt. The dismissal of Woakes had an element of fortune in that the feather the nightwatchman got on the ball was picked up by snicko but not the hotspot when it was referred.

Sports Same-sex couples will soon be able to marry in Austria
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The Constitutional Court said that civil partnerships will remain an option after the law is changed, and will then be open to straight couples. "The resulting discriminatory effect is seen in the fact that. The case was brought by two women who have a registered partnership but wanted to get married. "We are very happy", said HOSI chairman Christian Hoegl.

Sports MS Dhoni reunion possible in IPL 2018
Author: 0 MS Dhoni reunion possible in IPL 2018

As per the governing council's decision, a franchise can retain five players using one of the two combinations - three pre-auction retentions and two RTMs or two pre-auction retentions and three RTMs. The player auction is tentatively set for February. The player rules for the Right to Match are maximum number of three Capped Indian players, maximum number of 2 overseas players, maximum number of 2 uncapped Indian players.

Sports Ravens CB Jimmy Smith suspended four games for violating PED policy
Author: 0 Ravens CB Jimmy Smith suspended four games for violating PED policy

First, Smith tore his Achilles during the Ravens' win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday afternoon and will be out for the remainder of the season as a result. In 12 games played this season, Smith collected three interceptions to go with 26 tackles and nine passes defended. "It's the way we organize the whole program, to play our best in December and January", Harbaugh said .

Sports LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo out of UCLA after suspension
Author: 0 LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo out of UCLA after suspension

LaVar Ball and President Donald Trump have engaged in a public war of words since the three players returned from China. "Watch how I do this". We gotta serve some more punishment? LaVar Ball reiterated his plan to have all three of his sons play for the Los Angeles Lakers .

Sports Mourinho not risking Zlatan ahead of City clash
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Pogba has played an influential role in the five matches since returning from more than two months on the sidelines with a hamstring injury on 18 November, yet will be absent again for United's next three Premier League matches against Manchester City , Bournemouth and West Bromwich Albion after being sent off for a nasty challenge on Hector Bellerin during Saturday's thrilling 3-1 win at Arsenal .

Sports Woods finishes strong with final-round 68 at Hero
Author: 0 Woods finishes strong with final-round 68 at Hero

But Woods kept battling away and finally started getting some joy from his putting, to finish with two birdies on the 14th and 17th holes to claw back two shots. By the time he had finished the first 10 holes, he was already five-over for his round till he made a late recovery with a pair of birdies on the back nine.

Sports Dodgers could be Giants' chief competition for Stanton
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Multiple sources said the Marlins have agreed upon the general framework of a Stanton trade with both San Francisco and St. Louis. The Dodgers have been somewhat hesitant on Stanton due to their desire not to exceed the $197 million luxury tax threshold or add another nine-figure contract to the books beyond Clayton Kershaw's.

Sports McCown, Chiefs' poor discipline lead Jets to wild 38-31 win
Author: 0 McCown, Chiefs' poor discipline lead Jets to wild 38-31 win

With that, we give you our PFF-exclusive takeaways from the contest for each team. Reid confirmed an earlier ESPN report that he handed the offensive play-calling duties to coordinator Matt Nagy, and it appeared to work well early. After the holding call, Peters walked over, picked up the flag and chucked it into the stands, where the fan who caught it proceeded to take pictures with it on his cell phone.

Sports New England Patriots take on the Buffalo Bills
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Though the Patriots are down to their third-string right tackle in Cameron Fleming, he hasn't been part of the problem yet. But this isn't the first time Brady hasn't seen eye-to-eye with his OC. It was a backbreaking turnover for the Bills, which received the opening kickoff. In what had the makings of a competitive game early, the Patriots pulled away for a convincing 23-3 win over the Bills on Sunday.

Sports Nemanja Matic Unlikely To Be Fit For Clash With Arsenal
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I would go for the game one game at a time and I would go for the most important game now. I just want to focus and to prepare well my team, and give my team a good chance to win the game. But Mourinho responded: "I love tennis". However, he has rejected claims that he is too conservative with his tactics in big away matches. Wenger's record against Mourinho is a dismal one.

Sports Scott Frost hired as head coach of Nebraska
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A University of Nebraska spokesperson has announced Scott Frost will take over head coaching duties for the Cornhusker football team. "I'm staying dialed in by doing my job". 1, and MI was crowned champion by The Associated Press. In addition to head coaching, Frost spent time at OR as wide receivers coach from 2009-13 before being promoted to offensive coordinator from 2013-15.

Sports Pep Guardiola: Man City manager regrets Nathan Redmond outburst
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola: Man City manager regrets Nathan Redmond outburst

Raheem Sterling scored a 96th minute victor for Manchester City at the Etihad and broke Southampton's hearts following a valiant defensive effort from the Saints. I don't know why we make press conferences. Redmond took to Twitter on Thursday night to brush off the conversation as "positive and complimentary" although Guardiola admitted on Friday he regrets his actions.

Sports Arab media: 12 Iranians killed in 'Israeli strike' in Syria
Author: 0 Arab media: 12 Iranians killed in 'Israeli strike' in Syria

The message was recorded on Thursday, before the reported Israeli air strike on an Iranian base near al-Qiswa. Like other recent strikes inside Syria, the Israeli jets reportedly fired from over Lebanese airspace, in order to avoid both Syrian anti-aircraft missile systems and provoking a Russian response.

Sports Aaron Bleeping Boone is the man for the Yankees
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But the Boone-Yankees bond has roots that go back 14 years, not because of his pennant-winning home run in 2003, but his quick display of responsibility and integrity a few months later. Boone's career with NY was brief. The Yankees signed Boone to return as their third baseman in 2004, but when he tore his anterior cruciate ligament playing basketball that January, the team traded for Alex Rodriguez and cut Boone, costing him most of his $5.75 million salary.

Sports Tiger Woods makes strong injury return
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Those odds looked somewhat generous after the first round and appeared faintly ridiculous after Woods birdied three of his first four holes on day two and eagled the ninth in spectacular fashion to claim the outright lead. "A lot more practice, a lot more training and more tournaments". To come out here and score like I did, that was nice. "Only thing I really struggled with today was the speed of the greens".

Sports Desperate measures, as Everton reopen talks with Allardyce
Author: 0 Desperate measures, as Everton reopen talks with Allardyce

Allardyce's style of football _ pragmatic and direct _ isn't what many of Everton's fans or the club's ambitious new majority shareholder, Farhad Moshiri, really wants. Despite claiming a 3-2 win over Watford, the Merseyside club suffered defeats to Leicester City (2-0) and Southampton (4-1) in the league while also crashing out of the Europa League thanks to humiliating losses at the hands of Lyon (3-0) and Atalanta (5-1).

Sports Playoff Rankings Preview: Final Debates as the Field Is Cut to Eight
Author: 0 Playoff Rankings Preview: Final Debates as the Field Is Cut to Eight

Alabama coach Nick Saban made the case for the Crimson Tide to still make the College Football Playoff, but Alabama will need some chaos to slide into the final four. Alabama vs. Ohio State is the argument to end all arguments, and it will be close. Two ACC teams in the playoff puts the next highest-ranked team from that conference in the Orange Bowl .

Sports Unsworth advice and warning for next Everton manager
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Whilst he is reputable for defensive, no-nosense style football, the results that he has achieved over the years is remarkable, as he boasts a fantastic record of never being relegated as a manager and keeping teams afloat in the Premier League .

Sports Romelu Lukaku Facing No Disciplinary Action For Gaetan Bong Clash
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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho praises Romelu Lukaku . Although still comfortably United's top scorer with 12 goals to his name in 20 appearances across all competitions to date, the Belgium worldwide, a £75m ($100.3m) summer arrival from Everton , has now netted in only one of his last 10 appearances at club level - a late effort in the 4-1 comeback defeat of Newcastle United on 18 November.

Sports Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal back three remarkable against Burnley'
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Iwobi who made his seventh English Premier League appearance for the Gunners in the encounter was subbed off for Jack Wilshere in the 66th minute as Arsenal grabbed a late victor in the 90th minute. "Tough game away from home but we dug deep till the final whistle". Arsene Wenger promised Arsenal fans that the Gunners will look to get their campaign back on track in the coming weeks after they moved into fourth place in the Premier League with a 1-0 win at Burnley .

Sports 1 defends Hong Kong Open badminton title
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IST: Tai Tzu was starting to get an early lead. The duo moved to 7-7 before Tai Tzu hit wide and lost a referral too. Though Sindhu had to settle for a Silver, the Indian had a good tournament as compared to the past few outings. 3 at the 2016 Olympics in Rio. It will be a battle of the top 2 seeds in WS final tomorrow in Hong Kong. Sindhu went into the finals with many believing that she could upset the current World No.1 considering her blistering form throughout the tournament.

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