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Southern Miss set to play Florida State in Walk-On's Independence Bowl

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The Seminoles, who improved to 6-6 on the season, are now 1-0 under interim head coach Odell Haggins. Prior to the current streak, which began in 2011, FSU had never won more than two games in a row in Gainesville. The Golden Eagles finished second in Conference USA's West Division with a 6-2 mark. Florida State beat Louisiana-Monroe 42-10 on Saturday to clinch a bowl bid despite dealing with the departure of head coach Jimbo Fisher to Texas A&M this week. Read More »

Penn State gets Fiesta Bowl berth vs. Washington

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The Nittany Lions cap their second consecutive season of double-digit wins with another postseason battle with a PAC-12 opponent. 9 in the nation, will face No. Still, the Huskies routed Washington State 41-14 in the Apple Cup to close the regular season slate. Big 10 matchup occurs in the Rose Bowl, but this season, the Rose Bowl will be featured as a College Football Playoff semifinal between No. Read More »

Tiger Woods pulls out classic recoil on long-iron shot at Hero

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That put him at 14-under 202. In the larger context though, it was still all positive. The 14-time major champion, who once wondered if nagging back trouble would spell the end of his career, had an eagle and six birdies on the par-72 Albany Golf Club course to finish 72 holes on eight-under par 280. Read More »

Playmaker Silva extends Man City contract

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Fellow TV pundit Thierry Henry also shared Carragher's sentiments, hinting that he believes Silva could be the best creative midfielder in the Premier League era. 'I didn't see everybody since the beginning of the history of this league but definitely in the Premier League. "I like guys who are strong and want to play, but I like more the guys who are not afraid to play all the time - and with David you have that a lot". Read More »

Tom Brady loves shouting at his offensive coordinators

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Sunday will mark Brady's fifth December game in western NY, with the first coming in 2001 and proving to be one of the most memorable. Rex Burkhead and James White also got in on the action, rushing for 45 and 16 yards, respectively. Newcomer Eric Lee , who recorded a sack in his Patriots debut against Miami, likely will be called upon to help fill the void left by Flowers' absence. Read More »

UGA Players Arrested After SEC Championship

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The arrest took place at 11:50 p.m. but no other details were available and Georgia officials have yet to comment. However, now it has been revealed that Patrick, who was arrested for a misdemeanor marijuana charge, was the passenger in teammate Jayson Stanley's vehicle. Read More »

Jets starting LB Darron Lee a healthy scratch against Chiefs

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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. Read More »

Georgia matches well vs. Oklahoma; Alabama gives SEC two in playoffs

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But the Clemson-Alabama matchup in the Sugar Bowl will be great theater - and, yes, the Crimson Tide is quite capable of winning because its defense will be healthier. He will get another $200,000 if Georgia finishes in the top five of the final AP or coaches' poll. As far as wins are concerned, Georgia has plenty of them with a 12-1 record highlighted by a road win against Notre Dame and including wins over two SEC teams that have been well-respected by the selection committee over the last ... Read More »

Nico Rosberg 'definitely interested' in future Formula E role

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Rosenqvist thus claims his second Formula E win, completing an unusual race for the Mahindra driver after he spun out of the lead at the first corner at the start of the race and recovered to second. "We intend to appeal the decision". Unfortunately for Formula 1 fans however, it seems Rosberg's head has been turned by a different form of racing, that being Formula E racing. Read More »

Blasts fails to bring down upper section of Silverdome

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The building was expected to implode. It may take hours or days. WDIV reported that the explosions were scheduled to happen at 8:30 a.m. and would break the metal beams used to keep the roof inflated at the perimeter of the stadium. A total of 1,800 tons of rebar and 1,700 tons of structural steel will be recycled at the city's Ferrous Processing plant. The stadium was home to the Detroit Lions from 1975-2001 and the team won just one playoff game in that span. Read More »

Egypt boss confirms Real Madrid are eyeing a move for Salah

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Contribution continues to be given by the 25-year-old footballer when creating an assist that helps the Red Roll Brighton & Hove Albion 5-1, Saturday (2/12/2017). "I believe that Salah will not stay for long at Liverpool ". " The goals pour out of him - two more on Wednesday against Stoke - and he, Sane, Sterling and Wilfried Zaha at Crystal Palace are as lethal in space as Han Solo". Read More »

Ben Stokes breaks his silence

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Stokes is banned from worldwide cricket as police investigate his alleged involvement in a fight at a Bristol nightclub. Stokes has been suspended by England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for his alleged involvement in the street brawl outside the club in Bristol in September. Read More »

(OI) Shares Bought by Ameriprise Financial Inc

Silvercrest Asset Grp Ltd Liability has invested 0.01% in Owens & Minor, Inc. The stock decreased 0.78% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $87.66. The firm has "Buy" rating by Goldman Sachs given on Friday, February 17. On Monday, December 7 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Sector Perform". Read More »

Danny Mills: Man City 'almost look unstoppable' under Pep Guardiola

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David Silva has signed a one-year contract extension to keep him at Manchester City until 2020. "Raheem is a match-winner, I am so happy for him", Guardiola told the BBC. Speaking in Salford on Thursday at an event marking the first anniversary of the EFL's Every Player Counts project, Mills told Press Association Sport when asked about City: "They nearly look unstoppable". Read More »

Ali dethrones Cotto, seizes WBO 154lb title

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During the later stage of his career he hooked up with trainer Freddie Roach and had a career revival in the 154 and 160 pound divisions winning world titles in both. The later rounds become closer affairs as both fighters began slowing down and were able to better time their punches, some landing flush yet still nothing significant between the two to separate them on points. Read More »

Francis Ngannou Knocks Alistair Overeem Stiff In Detroit

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A brutal one-punch knockout extended Ngannou's (11-1 MMA, 6-0 UFC) winning streak and likely dashed the title hopes of Overeem (43-16 MMA, 8-5 UFC), all in slightly under two minutes of cage time. And in doing so, he made a huge statement. He'd miss, and the pair would clinch against the fence. With not much going on, however, ref Big Dan came in and broke the pair up. Read More »

Holloway batters Aldo to retain UFC featherweight belt

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Aldo dropped to 26-4 and 8-3 in the UFC with his third loss in four fights. Aldo connects with a leg kick and Holloway answers back with a couple of punches and a spinning back kick. It all pays off on Friday morning, when those fighters - as well as featherweight champion Max Holloway, heavyweight Alistair Overeem and Alvarez' opponent Justin Gaethje - hit their targets at the official weigh-in. Read More »

Mourinho channels Borg to keep Manchester United on track

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Pogba and Co will need to get their tactics right at the Emirates on Saturday, as United can not afford any slip-ups in a Premier League title race which continues to see them trying to chase down arch-rivals Manchester City . For Mourinho, this was a cathartic result as United earned their manager - who had been criticised for his cautious tactics in big games - a first away league win against a top-six rival in 12 attempts. Read More »

Sane returns to Manchester City squad

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City have dropped only two points from their 14 games so far - opening up an eight point lead at the top. "But I said last week, and I'm saying again that I am focusing on the players here". The former Sunderland manager has hailed the 22-cap England worldwide as "top class", and said that Stones can play for any team in the world. The Hammers have gone seven league games without a win and now sit in the bottom three on the table. Read More »

Takeaways from ACC Championship Game win over Miami

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Tigers superfan "Son of Clemson " released this intense hype video that will get everyone's juices flowing. He was sacked for the fourth time with about nine minutes left in the game. Their absence was felt, with Braxton Berrios and Michael Irvin II trying to pick up the slack. Clemson fans are gearing up for the ACC Championship and hoping for another win! Both programs are undefeated when featured this year. Read More »

Argentina, Iceland, Croatia in World Cup Group of Death

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Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli is adamant that Lionel Messi has been "the best player in the world" ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo over the last ten years. Dalic signed a contract with Croatian Football Federation until 2020. "[Argentina] are the favourites of course but we won't roll over". Nigeria will play against Croatia in the first ever Senior global match, while the smallest Nation ever to qualify for a World Cup will play against Nigeria also in Group D . Read More »

AAC Championship Predictions: Will Memphis cover vs. UCF? 12/2/17

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The Frost era at UCF may have been short, but it couldn't have gone much better. It was the highest-scoring conference championship game in history. Ferguson has completed 62.2 percent of his throws and boasts 23 touchdown passes to go along with only three interceptions since the loss to UCF , in which he had three picked off. Read More »

Allardyce confirmed as new Everton manager

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It is a great club. "Obviously, the club has gone through a hard spell and hopefully I can put that behind us as quickly as possible and start looking upwards again". "We can. It's a question now of putting in the work to do that and I'm really enthused by the prospect". "I have been offered a number of jobs from retiring from Crystal Palace - more than I have ever been offered in my life - but finally Everton came along and like I said in the end it was done within 48 hours even with ... Read More »

FAU tops North Texas for C-USA title

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The Florida Atlantic Owls are ranked 16 on offense, averaging 480.0 yards per game. North Texas couldn't throw the ball, thanks to FAU's secondary matching up well with the NT receivers and also getting to Fine early. He carried 26 times for 164 yards and three touchdowns. Accomplishing the feat in Lane Kiffin's first season will only heighten the notoriety of the promising coach. Read More »

Oklahoma Takes Down TCU 41-17 To Win Big 12 Championship

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Mayfield has been the frontrunner for the Heisman Trophy for the past few weeks, and after his play on Saturday, there is little reason that he won't be raising the trophy come December 9. Then early in the second half, the Sooners shut down TCU (10-3) on fourth-and-1, a huge momentum changer. The Sooners led by 21 and the rout was on. Read More »

Frost leads Knights into AAC title game - then what?

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Frost has remained tight-lipped this week about his future, and so have UCF and Nebraska administrators. The University of Central Florida Football team defeated Memphis in overtime at Spectrum Stadium in Orange County 62-55. Tight end Jordan Akins said Frost brought in the flawless offense to complement the players on the roster and take advantage of their speed. He spent parts of six years in the National Football League and embarked in earnest on a coaching career in 2006, starting as a ... Read More »

Paul Merson blames Mauricio Pochettino for Tottenham slump

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Christian Kabasele had edged the hosts ahead 13 minutes into the match in Hertfordshire, before Son Heung-min levelled up to at least deny the Hornets a first ever Premier League victory in this fixture. Tottenham have managed just one clean sheet in their last seven Premier League games. "But today the performance, personality and character of the team, playing 40 minutes with 10 men showed really good character". Read More »

Samuel Umtiti facing eight weeks out with hamstring injury

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Eighth-place Celta , which had lost only two of its last five games against Barcelona , opened the scoring with Iago Aspas' close-range shot 20 minutes into the match. Messi just missed with a header in the 85th, and a minute later Celta had a chance to score the potential victor but Pione Sisto's shot from inside the area was stopped by a remarkable foot save by Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen. Read More »