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Sports Declares for NFL Draft
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Jackson finished his final season at Louisville with 3,489 passing yards, 25 passing touchdowns, 1,443 rushing yards and 17 rushing touchdowns, becoming the first player in NCAA history to post back-to-back seasons of 3,000-plus passing yards and 1,000-plus rushing yards.

Sports Everton signs Turkey striker Tosun from Besiktas
Author: 0 Everton signs Turkey striker Tosun from Besiktas

Allardyce has had his eyes on the forward for a handful of weeks and wanted to make him the first signing through the door when the transfer window opens on January 1st but complications in agreeing a fee pushed the deal back. 'The Premier League is a strong league, I know that, so my own physical strength will help me. Big Sam said that it was the strikers pedigree, as well as his age that has pushed Everton to go for Tosun, and that he hopes he will prove to be "value for money".

Sports Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis wants an All-Star spot
Author: 0 Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis wants an All-Star spot

Since beating the Celtics 102-93 on December 22, the Knicks have won just one game by two points over the Pelicans and Porzingis has scored more than 20 points just twice in his last five games. "It's going to be tougher on him", Hornacek said. So there's going to be nights he's exhausted. "That's something I want to achieve individually, also realizing that's not how you want to be remembered as only a good individual player".

Author: 0 Queen's granddaughter Zara Tindall is expecting 2nd child

There's another great-grandchild on the way for Queen Elizabeth , because her granddaughter Zara Tindall and husband Mike Tindall are pregnant with their second child. Congratulations to Zara Tindall and the entire royal family! "At this hard time, we ask that everyone respects their privacy". However down we feel she will come running up in our faces.

Sports Germany improves to 2-0 at Hopman Cup with win over Canada
Author: 0 Germany improves to 2-0 at Hopman Cup with win over Canada

Kerber destroyed Daria Gavrilova by 6-1 6-2 in 58 minutes, serving at 72% and saving all 5 break points to keep her games intact. It had initially looked like it was going to be a hard afternoon for Kerber after she went 0-40 down in her opening service game.

Sports IPL 2018: 5 Retained players who would've fetched more in the auction
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But his retention is a smart choice by RCB as they can have a heavier purse for themselves for the main auctions that will take place on January 27- January 28, because the price of retaining an uncapped player is just Rs 3 crore. KKR retained two West Indies all-rounders: Sunil Narine and Andre Russell for Rs 12.5 crores and Rs 8.5 crores respectively. The third player Daredevils retained was Shreyas Iyer .

Sports Reporter in Lithuania asks LiAngelo Ball a personal question
Author: 0 Reporter in Lithuania asks LiAngelo Ball a personal question

LiAngelo and LaMelo will make their debut with the team on Tuesday with LaVar in the stands. LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball now have Big Baller jerseys. And here we go.my first Lithuanian news conference. But maybe you like the Ball family drama. Prienai's finest (there isn't much competition) eating establishment.

Sports Wenger Banned, Fined Heavily For Misconduct
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The Arsenal manager criticised Mike Dean after the Gunners drew 1-1 with West Brom thanks to a contentious penalty last month, while he felt aggrieved after Chelsea were awarded a dubious spot-kick in their 2-2 draw earlier this week.

Sports Bills fans donate almost $400K to Andy Dalton, Tyler Boyd charities
Author: 0 Bills fans donate almost $400K to Andy Dalton, Tyler Boyd charities

After Andy Dalton's game-winning touchdown pass against the Ravens, fans flocked to send donations to his charity, the Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation. To show just how they appreciate the Bengals game-changing win, the Bills gifted their National Football League comrades with an order of 1,440 chicken wings .

Sports Gruden: I hope I'm candidate for Raiders
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Shell went 2-14 that season and was sacked after one year. Gruden began his head coaching career with the Raiders in 1998 and coached there until a blockbuster trade that sent him to Tampa Bay in 2002. He has been the Bengals defensive coordinator since Mike Zimmer took the Minnesota Vikings head coaching job in 2014. Guenther is a free agent coach and could join Gruden's staff to run the defense.

Sports Pep Guardiola reveals how long Gabriel Jesus will miss for Manchester City
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola reveals how long Gabriel Jesus will miss for Manchester City

He helps us so much as he is such an important player for us. The federation needs to reflect. "But I am sure, because I know the CEO, that this club are always thinking about the best for our fans". We have to think about the artists. "I said many times that we are working now for this month but also for the future, for the next seasons". "I'm not saying change Boxing Day, the great tradition.

Sports Phillip Gaines: Kansas City Chiefs place cornerback on injured reserve
Author: 0 Phillip Gaines: Kansas City Chiefs place cornerback on injured reserve

During a meaningless season finale at Denver, the Chiefs lost kick returners Akeem Hunt (broken tibia) and De'Anthony Thomas (fractured ankle), meaning they must use an unproven player or risk a kicking-game injury to game-breaking receiver Tyreek Hill, something coach Andy Reid has been loath to do.

Sports Liverpool to Lose Can on a Free Transfer to Juventus
Author: 0 Liverpool to Lose Can on a Free Transfer to Juventus

Although nothing is official yet, the outlet believes the choice has been made and the Liverpool man will move to Turin on a free transfer in July. Speaking at a news conference on Friday , Allegri said of Can: "He's young, with plenty of games and worldwide experience already under his belt".

Sports Alabama LB Anfernee Jennings will not play in CFP title game
Author: 0 Alabama LB Anfernee Jennings will not play in CFP title game

Jennings went down in the fourth quarter and did not return. He was credited with one of the team's five sacks, while totaling five tackles (four solo) with three coming for loss of yardage. Alabama is already without two inside linebackers for Monday, senior Shaun Dion Hamilton (kneecap) and freshman Dylan Moses (foot). With just a few minutes left in tonight's College Football Playoff semifinal against Clemson , Anfernee Jennings went down on what will nearly definitely amount to ...

Sports Tom Brady Didn't Want To Advise Jimmy Garoppolo, Relieved By Trade
Author: 0 Tom Brady Didn't Want To Advise Jimmy Garoppolo, Relieved By Trade

When Belichick reportedly tried to discuss the matter with Brady, Brady denied knowing of any such division or pressue the players might be under, leaving the matter unsettled. Brady and Belichick weren't only pushing the boundaries of what a team could accomplish. Wickersham says the friction culminated in last year's trade of quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo , in which Kraft forced Belichick to pull the trigger on the deal in order to appease Brady.

Sports Supreme Court directs BCCI to allow Bihar to play domestic tournaments
Author: 0 Supreme Court directs BCCI to allow Bihar to play domestic tournaments

Bihar haven't played representative cricket since the 2003-04 season following the formation of splinter groups within the association, and Jharkhand have played in the national championship and other events subsequently. While the inclusion of Bihar comes across as good news for its cricketers, it remains to be seen who ends up representing the state since nearly all of their players have been playing for Jharkhand.

Sports Giants to interview Josh McDaniels on Friday
Author: 0 Giants to interview Josh McDaniels on Friday

He's as detail-oriented as Belichick, has shown his creativity in making the most of the Patriots' rotating cast of offensive skill-position players and, while Tom Brady served his Deflategate suspension during the first four games of the 2016 season, proved he can win games with quarterbacks not named Brady .

Sports National Football League ratings faced steeper declines in 2017
Author: 0 National Football League ratings faced steeper declines in 2017

The decline brought the average TV audience per game to 14.9 million - down from 16.5 million the previous season, according to Nielsen. Also concerning for league and television executives is the lack of blockbuster games that score at least a 15.0 household rating.

Sports Texas A&M Reportedly Close To Poaching DC Dave Aranda From LSU
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According to Brent Zwerneman, the Texas A&M beat reporter for the Houston Chronicle , Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher has "zeroed in" on Aranda to join his staff as defensive coordinator. Orgeron enters the second year of a five-year deal after being elevated from his interim role after the 2016 season. Orgeron got the full-time position.

Sports Earthquake Jolts California's Bay Area
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There are no reported injuries. Jack Boatwright, a geophysicist with the USGS Earthquake Science Center in Menlo Park, said the shaking from the quake "seemed a little weak, about half as strong as what you would expect". Bay Area Rapid Transit said on Twitter that, while no damage was reported to the system, the first trains this morning were delayed while maintenance crews inspect tracks and structures throughout the BART system.

Sports Kyrie Irving: I bolted LeBron so I wouldn't be left
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving: I bolted LeBron so I wouldn't be left

According to Jackie MacMullan of ESPN .com, LeBron James wouldn't commit to the Cavs beyond the 2017-18 season when asked by team owner Dan Gilbert. Thomas didn't play in the game , but he sat on the bench and exchanged words with Irving after the Celtics won. "I just wanted my family to be here to see it", Thomas said .

Sports Antonio Conte Keen to Rotate Chelsea Squad Against Arsenal
Author: 0 Antonio Conte Keen to Rotate Chelsea Squad Against Arsenal

Arsenal Football Club Manager, Arsene Wenger , yesterday in a post-match interview, said he would have probably committed suicide after his side's first game of the New Year against Chelsea nearly ended in defeat. Wilshere sparked a frantic half hour when his rising left-footed drive beat Courtois at his near post in the 63rd minute. In response, Hazard joked: 'We don't need a replay, yes it's a penalty'.

Sports Total of Three Serie A Clubs Offered Theo Walcott
Author: 0 Total of Three Serie A Clubs Offered Theo Walcott

The Saints are said to be preparing a January bid for the England worldwide, who is understood to be willing to take a pay cut in order to gain playing time elsewhere ahead of this summer's World Cup . Walcott joined Arsenal from Southampton at the age of 16 in 2006 and was regarded as one of the brightest prospects in English football. But, hypothetically, if the Merseyside club could sign Tosun and Walcott then it would have to represent a very good transfer window , even if they ...

Sports Mason City native Jake Peter traded to the Dodgers
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Alexander is moving to the Dodgers while Soria will join the White Sox as the two most significant pieces in the six-player trade . The Dodgers lost left-hander Tony Watson to free agency, but can pair Alexander with fellow left-hander Tony Cingrani in 2018.

Sports Dimitrov helps rival, then advances to semis
Author: 0 Dimitrov helps rival, then advances to semis

Next up for Dimitrov is a semi-final clash against Kyrgios, who booked his place in the final four with a 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 win over Alexandr Dolgopolov . The injury is the latest blow to Britain's prospects at Melbourne Park, with Andy Murray already out and Johanna Konta also struggling with a hip problem.

Author: 0 Jose rubbishes exit talk as United eye new deal

The United boss came out fighting on Thursday following a report there was concern inside Old Trafford that Mourinho could walk away after two seasons, a year before his deal expires. "If the fans want me to be comfortable, that's the way I feel very comfortable, because I am very lazy and because I like to arrive in the hotel", he said.

Sports Kevin Durant is Ruled Out for Tonight's Game in Houston
Author: 0 Kevin Durant is Ruled Out for Tonight's Game in Houston

The Houston native has thrived in the spotlight for his hometown team, first braiding the Rockets' logo into his hair, then erupting for 56 points in his past two games. R&B singer Usher watched the game from a courtside seat next to Golden State's bench and got involved in the action when he caught Trevor Ariza and Curry as they sailed out of bounds and into his seat chasing a loose ball in the third quarter.

Sports Everton (FA Cup, H)
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Virgil van Dijk may have to wait for his Liverpool debut after Jurgen Klopp hinted the club's record signing could be left out for Friday's FA Cup tie with Everton . Everton had made the semi-final of the competition in two of the last six seasons, and were runners-up to Chelsea in the 2008-09 campaign. A thigh injury is likely to keep Philippe Coutinho out - as speculation continues to grow over a January move to Barcelona.

Sports Nazem Kadri Ripped Out Some of Joe Thornton's Beard During Their Fight
Author: 0 Nazem Kadri Ripped Out Some of Joe Thornton's Beard During Their Fight

Auston Matthews scored in the first round of the skills competition for the Maple Leafs , and Kevin Labanc of San Jose kept the shootout going with his third-round goal. "I didn't let it affect me", he said. Kadri ended a streak of 12 games without a point when Mitchell Marner's shot from the top of the right-wing circle deflected off his foot at 12:40 of the second period on the power play to give Toronto a 2-1 lead.

Sports Why Marko Arnautovic misses West Ham's clash vs Tottenham
Author: 0 Why Marko Arnautovic misses West Ham's clash vs Tottenham

Pedro Obiang's stunning strike from the edge of the Tottenham box gave David Moyes' side the lead in the 70th minute but Heung-Min Son struck an equaliser for the hosts six minutes from time to salvage a point for Mauricio Pochettino's side.

Sports Neville slates wasteful Chelsea striker Morata for Arsenal draw
Author: 0 Neville slates wasteful Chelsea striker Morata for Arsenal draw

From beginning to end at the Emirates Stadium, both sides traded chances with Arsenal keeper Petr Cech and his opposite number Thibaut Courtois responsible for keeping the scoresheet blank until past the hour mark. "I understand it's very important to keep players very happy to stay here to work with us and I think this must be our priority". He added: " Chelsea are an efficient team".

Sports Chelsea on the brink of signing £35 million rated Premier League star
Author: 0 Chelsea on the brink of signing £35 million rated Premier League star

Barkley, 24, aborted a move to the Blues on deadline day last summer due to a serious hamstring injury but both parties resuscitated the deal after Spurs baulked from meeting the player's wage demand. Everton manager Sam Allardyce said on Thursday the club had been resigned to losing Barkley for some time. Allardyce went on to say, "The club was resigned before I got here that they were going to lose Ross".