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National Football League draft shake-up: Five teams that could surprise with bold moves

He still has talked with reporters ahead of the game. " I'd rather be a lower pick at the right team than a higher at the wrong team ", Rosen said according to ESPN's Josh Weinfuss . The Browns secured the #1 pick in next year's draft after losing to the Chicago Bears. The Giants will pick second. Up front, we should note that Darnold remains undecided on a draft declaration - he's a player we've heard rumblings on regarding a potential return to school. Read More »

Chicago Bulls unveil new Nike "City" edition uniform


The team will debut the uniforms February 2 against the Miami Heat at the Wells Fargo Center as part of its "Spirit of '76" campaign. This city edition is the fourth uniform category, an attempt to capture and honor the fans of each franchise in the unique designs on the jerseys. Read More »

American Airlines apologizes for accusing G Leaguers of theft

Moments later, a flight attendant accused them of stealing the blankets. Still, the accusation led to an argument and the players were asked to get off the plane to avoid a delay. "We take pride in bringing people together, and we know that on this flight we let some of our customers down", airline spokesman Joshua Freed said in a statement. Read More »

Saban: Clemson best team Tide has faced


The series then took another hiatus - albeit much shorter than before - and they didn't meet again until the 2015 national championship, when Alabama won their 13th straight. When the game was over, it had the entire college football world talking. "We're seen as the villain", Wallace said. They're in a good spot right now. Read More »

Paulinho: Suarez and I can convince Coutinho about Barcelona


Paulinho is the latest Barca star to talk to the press about Liverpool's star man. With both Serie A sides looking to challenge Juventus for the Scudetto this season, they look at Deulofeu as the ideal player to add depth to their squad. Keep calm and everything will end up alright ", Paulinho said. " What I think is that if you have the opportunity to come, you will not regret it ", he added. Read More »

Harris leads Pistons to blow out win over Pacers


The Pistons won for the fifth time in six games. The Pistons zoomed to a 40-19 lead over the Indiana Pacers after just 12 minutes of action and, by the third quarter, Detroit appeared to be in full control against a playoff-level team at home. Read More »

GAME RELEASE : Houston Texans @ Indianapolis Colts (Week 17)


For most fans, it's a great idea that will add great drama and suspense. The Ravens beat the Bengals, 20-0, in the season opener on September 10, and the Bengals were eliminated from the playoffs a couple of weeks ago, but they scored a 26-17 win over the Detroit Lions this past week that knocked the Lions out of playoff contention. Read More »

Jack Wilshere's Arsenal deal depends on financial terms - Arsene Wenger


Wilshere told Sky Sports last week he wanted to sign a new contract and after the 3-3 draw against Liverpool last Friday, he spoke of his determination to target a long run in the Gunners' starting line-up. Wenger said during his press conference on Wednesday: 'We should be higher of course and we are not happy with where we are. But even if the midfielder stays, Wenger expects a busy transfer window for the Gunners. Read More »

Denver Broncos: Paxton Lynch to start finale vs. Kansas City Chiefs


Kansas City clinched the AFC West title but can not improve their playoff seeding enough to get a postseason bye. So why should anybody watch? With a 59.7 percent completion mark for a weak 5.5 yards per attempt and two touchdowns against two interceptions in those contests, Lynch should be treated as a lower-tier fantasy option at quarterback if he garners the Week 17 start. Read More »

Serena Williams Is Back! Set to Play 1st Competition Since Giving Birth


A year ago at Melbourne Park, Williams took home her 23rd career Grand Slam singles title with the win. The Mubadala World Tennis Championship is expected to be part of Williams' preparation for an Australian Open title defense. This week, at Mubadala World Tennis Championship , Serena and Jelena Ostapenko will become the first women to appear at the event. While her coach Patrick Mouratoglou says nothing has been decided yet, Australian Open director Craig Tilley claims it is "very ... Read More »

Could Manchester United's Fellaini be cheaper option for West Ham?


Or so we thought. "I have something in my head, but I can not tell you yet". "Honestly, I don't know". "If Manchester didn't want me anymore, they would have told me". Sources have told ESPN FC that United want Fellaini to stay, while manager Jose Mourinho has made no secret of his admiration for the Belgium global, branding him "very important" earlier this season. Read More »

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Wells Fargo And Mn owns 0% invested in Ignyta, Inc . Ignyta ( NASDAQ:RXDX ) opened at $26.85 on Friday. Baker Bros L P has invested 0.13% of its portfolio in Ignyta, Inc . Cantor Fitzgerald has "Buy" rating and $18 target. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, November 21 by SunTrust. The stock has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald on Monday, October 26. Read More »

Conte refuses to rule out move for £53m midfielder

However, Bayern would expect a fee of £60 million for the Chile global. Speaking after the Blues beat Brighton 2-0 on Tuesday, Conte admitted that Vidal is a player you want to go to war with. He also invested heavily in Tiemoue Bakayoko and Danny Drinkwater during the summer transfer window. The South American is a tough tackler and relentless runner who combines technique with a keen eye for goal. Read More »

Serena Williams to play first match since daughter's birth


This week, at Mubadala World Tennis Championship , Serena and Jelena Ostapenko will become the first women to appear at the event. Nearly four months after giving birth to a baby, Serena Williams will be returning to tennis in Abu Dhabi in the next week. Read More »

Ballon d'Or victor elected Liberia president


Al Jazeera's Mohammed Adow reports from Monrovia , Liberia. But, though Liberia enjoyed prolonged peace, post-civil war stability and weathering a devastating Ebola outbreak during Johnson Sirleaf tenure, the president is accused of failing to combat poverty and corruption. Read More »

Salman Khan fans gather in hundreds to wish him happy birthday


My birthday was made extra special by the Salman KhanFilms and Tips teams! " Inke aane se Race 3 ka cast aur ho gaya jhakaas", tweeted Salman. "Without you, I wouldn't be half the woman I am today and for that I love you endlessly". Race 3 would mark the Taal star's return to the Race franchise, as the actor had earlier played a pivotal part in the previous instalment of Race . Read More »

Tottenham have two absent for Southampton clash, Saints without trio


Despite being available for selection, Virgil van Dijk has been absent from Southampton's recent starting lineups. Manolo Gabbiadini should slot in in place of Austin, and the Italian striker will aim to make runs off the shoulder of Jan Vertonghen while hoping to show his prowess in front of goal. Read More »

Alex Delton Brilliant as Kansas State Routs UCLA in Cactus Bowl

It marks the first time the Wildcats have won back-to-back bowl games since the 1999 and 2000 seasons. The Cats trailed 17-7 at the half but used Delton's shortest run - a fourth-and-inches push - to open scoring in the third quarter. All told, Kansas State averaged 7.0 yards per carry while completing a mere 10 passes. "That's pretty much it". When the first half ended, it was as if they did not need him. Read More »

TRUCKS, bollards shield Boxing Day buyers in Pitt St


There will be a heightened police presence at the Boxing Day Test and other events after a vehicle mowed down pedestrians in Melbourne's city centre last week. The Victorian government has said there would be an increased police presence at other major events, including upcoming New Year's Eve festivities. Read More »

TI buys $20000 worth of Christmas gifts for strangers at Atlanta Target


Video posted to Instagram Monday shows T.I. walking through a Target, with a growing number of women walking with the rapper as he made his way through the store calling out to single mothers. From me and mines, to you and yours. 'Don't Trip! That's why it's a blessing for me to be able to be a blessing to others. In 2015, T.I. went to two Atlanta-area Walmart stores and bought gifts for shoppers . Read More »

Manchester United Close In On Brazilian Starlet Signing


The Daily Mail are reporting that talks between United and Bordeaux regarding Malcom have already started. A loan-back deal is sensible for United. The 20-year-old moved to Bordeaux from Brazilian side Corinthians last year, and had developed into one of the hottest prospects in European football, scoring seven goals in 18 Ligue 1 games so far this season, an impressive return for a winger. Read More »

Suns beat Grizzlies with perfectly executed inbounds alley-oop at the buzzer


A James Ennis 3-point play pulled the Grizzlies within 94-93 with 56 seconds remaining. And Fox Sports Arizona color commentator Eddie Johnson was all over the play. "I was trying to create a play where you could score with like three tenths of a second or something and I thought tonight was a good time to do it", explained Suns interim coach Jay Triano. Read More »

Kim Kardashian Look What Kanye Got Me for Xmas ... Stock-ing Stuffers!!!


Reality TV star Kim Kardashian is a shareholder of hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of stocks. However, she was pleasantly surprised when she opened a second box that revealed all of her new investments, captioning the story, "best husband alert!" " I open the next box and it is stock to Amazon where he got the gift card, stock to Netflix, stock to Apple, hence the little headphones, Adidas stock and Disney stock ", said the excited mum, adding, "OMG my psoriasis is nearly gone!" ... Read More »

Hockey legend Johnny Bower dead at 93


John Bower III announced his father's death in a statement, saying the two-time Vezina Trophy victor succumbed to a short battle with pneumonia. Bower made his first appearance in the National Hockey League at the age of 29, appearing in 77 games over three seasons with the Rangers. Read More »

Australia eye 4-0 Ashes series lead as Boxing Test gets underway


The 28-year-old said he had forgiven Bancroft for the accident in the nets. "It was a little bit sore today playing a few different shots", he told reporters on Christmas Day. Anderson went on to offer a serious reply, stating: "Yeah - it's hard, but days like today, I actually in a slightly unusual way get satisfaction out of knowing I've put in a good shift". Read More »

Playoff bound! Saints ride stingy defense to roll past Falcons in rematch


Now 9-6 on the season, the Falcons will have to close out the regular season with a win over the Panthers (11-4) if they want to make the playoffs for the second straight season. The Saints, meanwhile, will reclaim the division crown if they can beat the listless Buccaneers in Week 17 at Raymond James Stadium. It isn't the first time Jones has sported special edition boots - he previously wore cleats in honour of former WWE wrestler Ric Flair back in October. Read More »

Manchester City's Yaya Toure set to make Ivory Coast return


Toure tweeted: 'I love my country and am available for national team selection. The midfielder has only eight appearances this season for Pep Guardiola's men and his representative is confident that the former Monaco player will not exit the Citizens soon. Read More »

Duke routs Northern Illinois to close season with a flourish


He gained 86 rushing yards on 16 carries and completed 27 of 40 passes for 272 yards with no interceptions. The Blue Devils will come into Ford Field with an all time 4-8 record in bowl games, in which they last appeared in the Pinstripe Bowl in 2015 with a 44-41 overtime win against the University of Indiana Hoosiers. Read More »

Giants Pro Bowler Landon Collins Called Teammate Eli Apple 'A Cancer'


Besides that, DRC and Jackrabbit, they play hard, they love what they do. But it's a development on the other side of the ball where things are getting even stranger, and that's about cornerback Eli Apple. Apple was active on Sunday against the Cardinals for the second game in a row, but he did not play on defense. The New York Giants are wrapping up what's been a disappointing season possibly finishing with the second-worst record in the NFL. Read More »