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CAF snubs Moses for Player of the Year Award

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The victor will be determined through the vote of experts and coaches of African national teams. The shortlist for the African Player of the Year award included the name of Egyptian player Mohamed Salah , as well as Sadio Mane and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Read More »

Packers put Aaron Rodgers back on IR

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Cam Newton: You been watching film, huh? Rodgers, who missed seven games after he broke his right clavicle on October 15 at Minnesota, was cleared to return last week against the Panthers . The Packers re-signed backup Joe Callahan, who was released last week when the Packers activated Rodgers off IR, and also promoted a third quarterback, rookie Jerod Evans, from the practice squad. Read More »

Will transfer to Florida

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Because he is in his fourth season of eligibility, he will be eligible immediately at UF, with no need for a waiver. His former high school coach Will Hester, who is now the coach and athletic director, confirmed his former standout receiver is headed to Florida. Read More »

Ways the Detroit Lions can still make the NFL Playoffs

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You see, the Falcons (9-5) are the team directly ahead of the Lions in the NFC Standings and likely the only team Detroit really has a chance at catching for the final wild-card spot. This will be an interesting game, but the home team is where we are going with this game. According to the Detroit Free Press , there are four different scenarios in which the Lions can clinch a playoff berth. Read More »

Michy Batshuayi to start EFL Cup tie against Bournemouth

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Bournemouth , who lost 4-0 to Liverpool on Sunday in the league, go into the game on the back of a six-game winless run while Chelsea will be eyeing a third consecutive win. I want to keep working hard with the players as we want to keep improving. Not only with words, but with facts, to show I trust my players and I want to give them a big opportunity in a big game to show me they deserve to play, ' he said. Read More »

Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal goalscoring on players' minds in Newcastle United win'

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The 29-year-old - whose contract expires in the summer - has recently been linked with Manchester United though Wenger confirmed no official approach had been made . "With the same squad, you do not imagine you will change 10 players in January". So that is more important. Arsenal will lock horns with West Ham United on Tuesday for their League Cup encounter and the forward will be looking to contribute his part to the tie. Read More »

Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown Injures Calf, Calls It Minor Setback

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It was great to see wide receiver Martavis Bryant lay out and haul in that 39-yard reception Sunday but don't expect the volume of deep throws while Brown is out of the lineup. Brown put no weight on the leg as he was helped off the field. Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin confirmed Tuesday that Brown is dealing with a significant lower-leg contusion and would be held out of Sunday's game against the Texans, Aditi Kinkhabwala of NFL Network reports. Read More »

Twitter Reacts to Ending of Patriots-Steelers Game

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The Steelers are also 11-3 but are now the AFC's No. 2 seed based on the head-to-head tiebreaker with New England. The fourth quarter was that intense, which is to be expected from the game of the year, but it's New England that now has the edge in the race for home-field advantage. Read More »

Islanders Win Bid To Develop Belmont Park Site

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It will also have 10,000 square feet for an "innovation center" designed based on what fans want. The Islanders played at Nassau Coliseum, about 10 miles from Belmont Park , for 43 years before moving to Brooklyn in 2015. "While it's certainly an interesting proposal for the Rangers to take ownership in the arena of an arch-rival, it would at least bring the Islanders back to Nassau County", outgoing Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano has said. Read More »

Leicester boss Puel has unfinished business in League Cup

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While Raheem Sterling, who contributed two goals to City's win on Saturday, Kevin De Bruyne - with one of his own - and David Silva are among the nearly endless list of City players that are receiving the praise they are due, another stands out from the potential "invincibles". Read More »

Lane Kiffin agrees to 10-year contract with FAU

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A little more than one year ago Kiffin signed a five year deal worth $950,000 annually to be the fifth head coach in FAU history. Toledo won the conference title with a 45-28 win. The key to victory here for Lane Kiffin's Owls is to bring the offense and don't let up. Akron is going have to run the ball effectively and keep FAU's offense off the field if they want to have any chance of winning this one. Read More »

Suarez: Both Griezmann And Coutinho Are Elite

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Barcelona tried and failed to sign Coutinho in the summer transfer window earlier this year, but are back again in the hunt ahead of the January transfer window. Coutinho was heavily linked with a move to the Nou Camp all summer, and although the move did not materialise the talented playmaker is said to be keen on playing and living in Barcelona . Read More »

West Ham will contest Manuel Lanzini FA charge for simulation

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The 54-year-old told reporters: "I didn't think there was anything in it. Marko was coming off the pitch, I don't know what Mark Hughes said, I was so concentrated on the game and getting the result". West Ham went on to win 3-0, Lanzini assisting further strikes from Marko Arnautovic and Diafra Sakho to pile misery on Stoke boss Mark Hughes , whose side sit a point above the relegation zone. Read More »

Chelsea target Alex Sandro available for cut-down price

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It may be that his head has been irreversibly turned by Premier League suitors. Giorgio Chiellini, Andrea Barzagli and Kwadwo Asamoah are expected to be offered 1-2 year contract extensions while Alex Sandro was believed to be offered an improved contract, however the reports suggest he may not be open to the idea. Read More »

Mike Leach Agrees to New Five-Year Deal With Washington State

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Leach will get quarter-million dollar raises each of the first three years and can earn up to $20 million if he sticks around through the 2022 football season. "Intercollegiate athletics are a critical front door to every university", Schulz said in his statement, "and the achievements led by coach Leach have raised the visibility of WSU across the nation, which boosts our goal to become one of the nation's top 25 public research universities by 2030". Read More »

Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD) to Issue $0.01 Monthly Dividend

The stock decreased 0.69% or $1.24 during the last trading session, reaching $179.58. Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) has risen 23.07% since December 17, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock of Banco Bradesco S.A. (NYSE:BBD) earned "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Monday, May 2. ZWJ Investment Counsel Inc. now owns 15,596 shares of the bank's stock worth $133,000 after acquiring an additional 217 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Broncos planning to start Paxton Lynch if possible

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The problem is, these two philosophies do not always go hand in hand, especially with the quarterback position. "We want to make sure he is totally healthy so he can play and play well if he does play". "So don't be surprised, if he's healthy enough, if we see him under center". "He came in Saturday and Sunday and threw the ball and rehabbed". Lynch has spent the past three weeks recovering and, though he's been medically cleared to practice, has had limited time on the field. Read More »

Controversial call leads Thunder past Nuggets

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Vegas has typically been fairly accurate when setting the total of Nuggets games, with 15 unders compared to 14 overs. They will be hoping to kick-start their season when they host the Nuggets on Monday in a game which starts a run of seven games out of eight in Oklahoma City . Read More »

Raiders' Penn to undergo foot surgery, ending ironman streak

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Oakland's Week 16 game against the Philadelphia Eagles will be Penn's first missed game since 2007. The procedure will officially end Penn's season with two games left to play. Through 14 weeks, Penn was ranked as the 23rd best guard in the NFL, according to Pro Football Focus (PFF). With quarterback Derek Carr under increased pressure, the Raiders dropped to 6-8 on the season with the loss to Dallas. Read More »

Steyn, Philander, De Villiers to take on India this summer

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South Africa's top four fast bowlers are reunited, with Morne Morkel having recovered from an injury he suffered during the first Test against Bangladesh. Their availability has meant there is no place for Duanne Olivier in the squad , while Chris Morris has not been selected and was withdrawn from the SA Invitational XI after picking up a minor groin strain in the Ram Slam final on Saturday. Read More »

Wolves grind out one-point win over Blazers to close out homestand

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The Timberwolves' start finished with 59.2 FanDuel points, providing 6.6x value against the Blazers. But throughout it all, he attempted just one free throw and that came via a technical foul, meaning he did not draw a single whistle while attempting 18 shots in 37 minutes, 20 seconds. Read More »

Hawks defeat Heat 110-104 Monday night at Philips Arena

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Mickey, who had appeared in only five games before Winslow's injury, has totaled 17 points, 12 rebounds, three assists and three blocks over the past two games. ABOUT THE HEAT (15-14): Richardson has emerged as a go-to option for Miami's offense, shooting 58.3 percent from 3-point range in the past eight games while averaging 16.3 points per contest in that span. Read More »

I Couldn't Move To Swansea After Leaving Chelsea - John Terry

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That is according to former Blues captain John Terry . 'Not really, because at the time they didn't make our team stronger, ' he told Sky Sports when asked if they should regret selling them. "When you're a younger player like [Ruben] Loftus-Cheek coming in, can you set the world alight in a cup game or whatever game you've been given?" City lead the Premier League table by 11 points after just 18 games and have dropped just two points across the entire campaign, drawing 1-1 with ... Read More »

Arsenal vs West Ham predictions

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Players are coming and going and with the upcoming transfer windows, there will be even more opportunity for the long-time Arsenal man to make a claim, if that is his desire. With the mixture of youth and experience leading the charge, the Gunners have a solid shot at making a serious run at the Carabao Cup , because not many clubs can boast the experience that the Gunners have in their rotational squad. Read More »

Redknapp urges Liverpool to swap Coutinho for Barca star

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Coutinho, Firmino and Salah were on the score sheet in the 4-0 thrashing of Bournemouth . "Phil's a Liverpool player ". It is expected to be only a matter of time before Barca come calling once more, with a January move being mooted, but Redknapp believes any transfer talks need to include the option for a part-exchange which will see a former favourite returned to Merseyside. Read More »

Mourinho says Mkhitaryan may be "involved" in Bristol City clash

Mourinho's side won 2-1 at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday with goals from Romelu Lukaku and Jesse Lingard before Gareth Barry replied for the hosts. "I haven't got a choice [to rest players], we've got five or six injuries to key players", he explained. Manchester United have a trip to Championship side Bristol tomorrow as the Red Devils look to book their place in the last four of the League Cup. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension Was Better Than Most People's Vacations

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Considering what Todd Gurley did to the Seahawks on Sunday, Elliott could have a big day in his return. "Even at halftime I asked coach Jack Del Rio, I said, 'Hey man, what's up with all this doubling?" Thus it may have been unintentionally appropriate for Dez Bryant to have claimed that his Cowboys teammate was "licking his chops" for his National Football League return this week. Read More »