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Jones' injury opens door for Packers' Williams

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Before he pulled in the remarkable one-handed catch to convert on third-and-10 late, he looked in a ideal 19-yard touchdown pass from Hundley with 5 minutes, 37 seconds left. "He's got the film that he can lower his pad level and get after some defensive players, so that's going to be nice". Without Aaron Rodgers the offense needs to run the ball more frequently as they did in Chicago last week. Read More »

Misfiring Italy fail to reach World Cup as Sweden go through

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We failed at something which also means something on a social level . That is the only regret I have and certainly not that I am finishing my career, because time passes and it's only right. Reports in Italy claimed Italy manager Gian Piero Ventura had resigned following the 1-0 aggregate defeat. "The most fancied name is Ancelotti but there is the possibility (Chelsea boss Antonio) Conte will return, as he is a bit exhausted of England". Read More »

Elliott falls just short of earning championship spot

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At Phoenix, he pinched Hamlin up into the wall and grabbed the lead, but couldn't hold off Kenseth, who celebrated an emotional win in what could be his penultimate Cup Series race. "I'm going to race guys how they race me and keep a smile on my face regardless", Elliott said. "It just proves to the people who thought I was a bad guy that he would do the exact same thing under the same circumstances", Hamlin told NBC Sports after the wreck. Read More »

Switzerland qualify for World Cup finals

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They gave us that - and more. "To discuss the penalty, and whether it was a penalty or not, it is the decision of the referee and not of interest to us". Switzerland were quicker and stronger and started to create the better chances, but could not finish Northern Ireland off. Zuber failed to turn in a Shaqiri cross, Gareth McAuley had to stab away Blerim Dzemaili's cross, Haris Seferovic hit one into the side netting. Read More »

Arsenal aim to finish above Tottenham, says Wilshere

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Southgate's biggest problem as he prepares for next summer's World Cup is the centre of his midfield and Hodgson would do him a major favour by taking Wilshere to Selhurst Park and playing him regularly. "I don't think Jack is a 10". "I am hoping that we are in a position in March where we can pick him". "I've been here 10 years, I love this club and feel like I have a special relationship with the fans", Wilshere told Standard Sport. Read More »

SBI Q2 profit Rs1,582 crore, misses estimates

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However, on consolidated basis, the merged entity would have made a loss of Rs 557 crore in the same period last fiscal, as the associate banks had incurred huge losses due to higher slippages after the RBI's asset quality review forcing them to make additional provisions. Read More »

Olympic Medalist Aly Raisman Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her

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Aly Raisman , a six-time Olympic medalist in gymnastics and a two-time national team captain, said she was sexually abused by former Michigan State and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar , CBS News reported. "I hope so", she wrote. Nassar is already facing 22 counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and could receive a sentence of life in prison. Nassar, who was USA Gymnastics' team doctor for almost two decades, was sacked in 2015 and is facing nearly two dozen sexual assault ... Read More »

Hope Solo Accuses Former FIFA President Sepp Blatter of Sexual Assault

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Abby Wambach of the United States of America receives the FIFA Women's World Player of the Year award from US teammate Hope Solo and FIFA President Joseph S. I didn't get to tell him directly "don't ever touch me". "I'm actually very disappointed with the women who haven't spoken about it in the sports world ..." Blatter, now 81, was banned by Federation Internationale de Football Association in 2015 after serving as president since 1998. Read More »

Roger Goodell 'furious' over condition of new National Football League contract

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ESPN reported that some felt Jones was not trying to oust Goodell as much as decrease his annual salary and his contract incentives. Jones has become increasingly and more openly unhappy with Goodell's performance, particularly over his handling of protests related to the national anthem and his suspension of Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott . Read More »

Davidson's graduation success rate ties for 2nd nationally

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The 87 percent figure represents what the NCAA calls its graduation success rate, which excludes athletes who leave their institutions while academically eligible to compete and includes those players who transfer into an institution, which the association characterizes as more accurately representing how students flow through college. Read More »

Patriots Claim TE Martellus Bennett Off Waivers

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That the Packers released Bennett for failure to disclose a physical condition could give them grounds to try to recoup the unamortized portion of his $6.3 million signing bonus - something they nearly certainly would have done had Bennett retired after the season. Read More »

Barcelona Back At Table With Liverpool For Philippe Coutinho

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Detailed reports today state that both club are continuing to negotiate a deal ahead of the January transfer window which is when the Catalan giants would prefer to do business opposed to waiting until the summer. Barcelona tabled several mammoth offers but no prevail. "It was a hard moment [in the summer] but he's a professional and since [the transfer didn't happen] he has shown how good a player he is and the qualities he has a person". Read More »

Rays' Evan Longoria wins third Golden Glove Award

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This marks the fourth consecutive year Heyward, 28, has won the award. "The Gold Glove is one of the awards when I first started playing that I always wanted to win, so to win a third one is really cool", Longoria said in a news release. Rendon did win a Silver Slugger Award in 2014. He is the first Blue Jays pitcher to earn the honor since RA Dickey won in 2013. Earlier Tuesday, Heyward was part of speculation linking him to the Giants . Read More »

The incredible rise of Jasprit Bumrah

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Kane Williamson joined in with Colin Munro who was unstoppable at the other end. Bumrah finished with 2/38 in that match. "As a bowler when you get hit, you learn a lot and so I think after this experience he'll be a better bowler when he comes into the next match", Bumrah empathised with Siraj. Read More »

Pulwama encounter: Nephew slain, Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar next?

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One of the dead militants was identified as Talha Rasheed, nephew of JeM founder Maulana Masood Azhar. "The matter would be taken up through different channels with concerned embassies". Raju said that the security forces have recovered M4 carbine, a USA made weapon used by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces, from the gunfight site. Read More »

TJ Dillashaw: Demetrious Johnson can't run from fight now

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Garbrandt remained calm. TJ tried a clinch but Cody pummeled the body. The former teammates met in the centre of the Octagon in Madison Square Garden on Saturday night and there was bad blood from the outset. The finish was made all the more impressive by the fact Dillashaw was badly hurt in the first round. "Stuff like when I'd a leg kick or something, like, 'You're too slow! I'm getting that belt at 125". Read More »