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Sports Steelers select WR, QB, OT in rounds 2-3 of draft
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Seattle used those picks on defensive end Rasheem Green from USC and quarterback Alex McGough from Florida International. Mr Charisma will bring his football skills and social media presence to Pittsburgh as the Steelers drafted Marcus Allen 148th overall in the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday.

Sports Will David Luiz play for Chelsea again this season? Antonio Conte responds
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Cahill remains Chelsea's captain, a role he took on full-time following John Terry's departure a year ago and Conte suggested a period of adjustment has been necessary in the club icon's absence. The Blues have mounted a feeble title defence this season, and have their work cut out to qualify for next year's Champions League . "He has to make the best choices for the national team and I'm sure he'll make the right decision".

Sports Celtic Embarrass Rangers To Win The League Title
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Brendan Rodgers has now made it five domestic trophies out of five since taking over from Ronny Deila in the summer of 2016. Question marks were raised over the youngster's inclusion, with many expecting the experienced Leigh Girffiths to start up front.

Sports Five reasons this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix is a must
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Mercedes and Hamilton had their first win but far from how they were expecting it. Hulkenberg was driving well and was fighting Red Bull's Max Verstappen for fourth as the two kept vying for the the position. Perez then moved onto Force India where he would have a better spell. Hulkenberg sadly hit a wall and had to retire the auto. On race day, live coverage begins at 12:40pm.

Sports Jürgen Klopp 'can't describe emotions' over Liverpool fan attack
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Then he handed his old club a lifeline - by leaving the pitch. "Behave? It's easy to say!" said Klopp. "That applies to the fans in the stands as well". No saves for Karius in the first half but came out well when called on. The team manager Jurgen Klopp was full of praise for Salah, describing the forward as " outstanding " and a "genius".

Sports Highway Wreck Kills James Hylton, Son
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The driver, whose name was not provided, survived the crash and was transported to a hospital in Greenville, South Carolina. According to WIS10, the two were passengers in a vehicle that had a trailer attached, with a race auto and tools inside.

Sports Last Emperor Rises: WATCH Emelianenko KO Mir After 'Great' Meeting With FBI
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President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. When a reporter jokingly asked whether Emelianenko was accused of being a spy, he laughed and said he hadn't. He did his best to back up those bold statements after the fight with an interview that surely would've made the absent McGregor proud. "I got the call this was going down, and right away my heart started racing, 'What is going on?' But Fedor assured me he was fine and it has nothing to do with him", Coker said.

Sports UVA football players selected for NFL Draft
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Kiser not only won the Campbell Trophy, known as the "academic Heisman", but as an inside linebacker at Virginia, he led the ACC in tackles for three consecutive seasons. "It's something incredible, for me to be able to learn from him". They will have several draft prospects in 2019, likely highlighted by running back L.J.

Sports Anthony Miller: Bears take in second round
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He also totaled 7 ½ tackles for loss and five sacks in 2016. Iowa has had at least one player drafted in every NFL Draft since 1978. Upside: The Bears needed depth after the departure of defensive end Mitch Unrein this offseason, and Nichols can provide decent athleticism as he joins the rotation.

Sports Stephen Curry: Out for Game 1
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Green ran the show and posted a triple-double of 16 points, 15 rebounds and 11 assists. All of sudden, the reigning National Basketball Association champions woke up after a long, 5-game slumber, dropping in a 41-21 second quarter to end the first half up by 21.

Sports Habs to pick 3rd overall in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft
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Number-two overall went to the Carolina Hurricanes , which was a major win for them after finishing 21st in the league standings. The draft takes place June 22-23 in Dallas. Sportsnet now ranks Swedish defenseman Rasmus Dahlin , Russian forward Andrei Svechnikov and Czech forward Filip Zadina as the top three prospects.

Sports DaeSean Hamilton Selected By Denver In Fourth Round
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Many projections have Hernandez being drafted in the first round and if that were to happen, it would the first time a UTEP Miner would have been selected in the first round of the NFL Draft in 50 years. John Elway has added size, strength and seasoning to the Denver Broncos' roster after spending much of the last two drafts taking chances on players who had lighter resumes and more question marks.

Author: 0 National Football League draft: What Pats, Giants, Jets might do today

Here's the list of Florida defensive backs drafted since 2010 and the company Dawson now joins: cornerback Joe Haden (first round, 2010), safety Major Wright (third round, 2010), safety Ahmad Black (fifth round, 2011), safety Matt Elam (first round, 2013), safety Josh Evans (sixth round, 2013), cornerback Jaylen Watkins (fourth round, 2014), cornerback Vernon Hargreaves (first round, 2016), safety Keanu Neal (first round, 2016), safety Marcus Maye (second round, 2017), cornerback Quincy ...

Sports NFL Draft: Maurice Hurst Goes In Fifth Round To Oakland Raiders
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The Raiders traded the No. 89 pick and the No. 217 pick to the Rams to move up to No. 87 to select former LSU pass rusher Arden Key . This now gives the Colts two fifth-round picks and a sixth-round pick, which should help add some more depth given the fact that they didn't have a sixth-round pick entering Saturday.

Sports Bruins hammer Lightning in series opener
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Toronto forced Game 7 after falling behind 3-1 in the series with a 4-3 victory in Game 5 where Andersen stood on his head with a 42-save performance at TD Garden before picking up 3-1 win on home ice in Game 6. "It sucks, but I'm glad we won", Rask told a national television audience after the game. The Lightning struggled all season with allowing shots. "Hopefully, it keeps going, but it's a new team you're playing, a new series".

Sports Beckenbauer: Bayern Munich have mental complex facing Real Madrid
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Gareth Bale is extremely frustrated with his lack of playing time at Real Madrid but remains happy at the club and has no plans to push for a move. But the visitors pulled one back in the 66th minutes as Darko Brasanac beautifully controled a strongly hit pass from Nordin Amrabat inside the box.

Sports Dallas Cowboys select former IU linebacker Chris Covington in 2018 NFL Draft
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The Cowboys took Williams at No. 50, one pick after NFC East rival Philadelphia traded up with Indianapolis to select a South Dakota State tight end named Dallas Goedert . "I think that the Connor Williams pick was a real classic, because we could have helped our team either way with players that were rated very appropriate for that, and we chose to cure with personnel", Jones added.

Sports Cesc Fabregas's early goal for Chelsea adds to Swansea's worries
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David Luiz (knee) and Ethan Ampadu (ankle) are unavailable while Marcos Alonso serves the second of a three-game retrospective ban for a foul on Shane Long. "I'm going to go for a draw but if Liverpool and Stoke draw, it has to be Chelsea ". Chelsea are favourites to win at 6/11 odds at Unibet. They are now four points clear the drop zone but need a few more points to maintain their top-flight status and are eyeing to bounce back shaking off the shambles of last week's thumping ...

Sports Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger not blaming individuals after Atletico Madrid draw
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For nearly a decade they vied for top spot - during a nine-year period starting just before Wenger took over, the only names scratched on the oversize trophy were that of Manchester United and Arsenal . I will see how much I miss that gun. "I realise that better at a distance than at the time ". "When I arrived in England 2004, Arsenal was the champion and the famous Invincibles".

Author: 0 Seb pips Lewis to pole

Ricciardo won the previous staging of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in a memorably chaotic race that had him recover from 17th and last in the opening stint to seize an unlikely victory. He has historically been unlucky in Azerbaijan, finishing fifth in both previous races after collisions and vehicle problems. He ended up 0.992secs off pole and will start sixth, behind the Red Bulls , with Daniel Ricciardo just pipping by Max Verstappen by 0.083secs, and on a worse tyre.

Sports EXACTLY What will Happen In Nashville vs Winnipeg
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Instead of being a back-and-forth goaltending duel, the opening battle of Connor Hellebuyck against Pekka Rinne felt like a country remix of "Hamilton". The case can be made that majority of the shots were not high quality. "I guess that's how hockey goes". You walk away from that with your eyes and major arteries intact and you have no choice but to count your lucky stars.

Sports Tennis, Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal reaches final with 400th win on clay
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This was the fourth meeting between the Spaniard and the Belgian and the third win for Nadal , all on clay, overcoming the last year's defeat in a mighty close match at the World Tour Finals. He was well below his best against Klizan, however, as the Slovak claimed his first victory against a top-20 opponent in just over two years. The Spaniard was the better player in the rest of the set and the opener was in his hands when David sprayed a forehand error in game 10 after 49 minutes.

Sports Lions Take RB Johnson, S Walker On Day 2 Of NFL Draft
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Johnson enjoyed a breakout as a junior at Auburn, rushing for 1,391 yards and 18 touchdowns on 285 carries and he showed promise as a pass-catcher by nabbing 24 of his 26 targets for 194 yards. The drafting of Walker makes it two straight seasons that the Cajuns have had a player drafted, with Elijah McGuire getting drafted by the New York Jets 188th overall in the sixth round of the 2017 draft.

Sports CSK vs MI: Who will win today's IPL 2018 game?
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The Indians need at least another five wins in their last seven games to stand a chance of qualifying for the playoffs. De Kock (53, 37 balls; 4×1, 6×4) played the ideal supporting role in the 103-run second wicket stand with de Villiers (68 off 30; 4×2, 6×8), who started from the word go to bring up his half century in just 23 deliveries.

Sports Dolphins double down on TE and add RB in 4th round
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He's a play-maker, even he doesn't have ideal size for linebacker and isn't as solid against the run as National Football League teams would like him to be. Last season, he hauled in 57 balls for 563 yards and nine touchdowns , setting single-season program records for catches and TDs by a tight end.

Sports Los Angeles Chargers parting ways with tight end Antonio Gates, reports say
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The selection of James makes this an unlikely prospect. Like fellow first round defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick , James can play at a variety of spots in the defensive backfield. The linebacker has shown the ability to set the edge, rush the passer and drop in coverage. "(James) is an absolute alpha in the locker room", Zierlein said in his NFL.com appraisal.

Sports NFL Draft Updates: DT Derrick Nnadi goes in 3rd round to Chiefs
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Nnadi has a good motor, active hands and enough pass rush ability to cause problems for blockers up front. Nnadi starred at nose tackle for Florida State . The Chiefs also got the 100th overall pick in the deal. Third round picks have that power. The club engineered a trade with the Cincinnati Bengals to select Speaks with the 14th selection of the second round.

Sports Cubs 3B Bryant out of starting lineup for 3rd straight game
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An unearned run was the difference. Milwaukee only managed four hits in the game. "Tough play up the middle", Counsell said. I'm just listening to him, listening to what his needs are right now. Brandon Morrow, the Cubs' fifth reliever, pitched a ideal ninth for his sixth save in six chances. Kolten Wong hit a sacrifice fly in the fourth and Ozuna singled in a run an inning later.

Sports Patriots first-round picks happy to stick together
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Regardless of how you feel about the Patriots , there's no way you're not excited about what Michel can accomplish there. "I'm not sure what's out there, but I've been playing with no problems". An NFL.com mock draft has him going in the third round, No. 90 overall, to the Atlanta Falcons. "Chicago's Charles Leno Jr.is also 6'3" and he has started every game for the Bears over the last two seasons.

Sports Boateng vows to fight for World Cup place after injury
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Bayern says "Boateng sustained damage to the adductor muscles in his left thigh", an injury that will likely rule the 29-year-old defender out for the rest of the season. Germany's head coach Joachim Loew will name his squad on May 15. Boateng wrote on Insta: Now it's time to fight to be there in Russian Federation.

Sports Liverpool v Stoke City
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The Senegal worldwide was absent from first-team training on Thursday afternoon, raising concerns about his fitness ahead of next week's Champions League return fixture against Roma . "That's a massive game for us and we need to be ready for that, and we try everything to be ready for that". "It's not about resting players we are a bit short but we have a small recovery break so we could play the same team that played against Roma .

Sports Jose Mourinho: 'Arsene Wenger deserves respect'
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Antoine Griezmann punished Laurent Koscielny's slip to score in the 82nd minute as the Spanish visitors - who had Sime Vrsaljko sent off after 10 minutes - grabbed a 1-1 draw at Emirates Stadium in the first leg of the semi-final. "We didn't look under threat", the Frenchman insisted. "The Arsenal teams had a lot of power, pace, character, leaders and lots of quality". Santi Cazorla trained on the Emirates pitch before they faced Atletico Madrid on Thursday night after a lengthy ...

Sports Jose Mourinho: 'Alexis Sanchez will be great next season'
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Wembley brings me good luck", he explained. "Yes, I speak to everyone and yes I met Martin Edwards". "No, Arsenal is the love of my life". As it turned out, Wenger wasn't interested in the job and then Ferguson reversed his decision to retire.