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Alex Smith named AFC Offensive Player of the Week

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Smith had already lost his starting job to Colin Kaepernick on a team that had just appeared in the Super Bowl. The Chiefs have a ton of great weapons on offense so it'll be fun to see how Smith uses them throughout the season. " I think in the time, I knew how dysfunctional the work enviornment I was in at the time, what it was ", Smith said. "I've shown flashes of it but I haven't done it really at the level I know I'm capable of". Read More »

Former IU Football Player Arrested for Murder

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According to the Knoxville News Sentinel , Keshawn Lonnell Hopewell, 21, of Alcoa, and Itiq Tivone Green, 28, of Louisville, are also charged in connection with Radford's murder. He was granted a medical hardship in July, ending his college career. The one-time Tennessee recruit spent two years at East Mississippi Community College before joining IN, where he had six receptions and four rushes IN 2016. Read More »

David Pastrnak signs 6-year, $40 million deal with Bruins

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The contract carries an annual cap hit of $6.67 million, making him the fourth-highest paid Bruin, behind David Krejci ($7.25 million), Tuukka Rask ($7 million) and Patrice Bergeron ($6.875 million). He has 59 goals and 64 assists in 172 career regular season games. Pastrnak ranked second among Bruins in both goals (34) and points (70) last season, and his 34 goals finished as the 10th-most among all National Hockey League skaters a year ago. Read More »

Serena Williams shares first photos of daughter Alexis Olympia

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Let's hope we get to see more of their time as parents as Alexis Jr grows up. Apart from that, Williams made a unique choice by naming her daughter after her father, which is said to be rare these days. Williams announced her pregnancy in April after posting a picture of her baby bump on social media. It begins with the first scan, progresses through an incredible Australian Open win for Williams and other touching moments between the couple and their bump, ending with the arrival of their ... Read More »

Bill Belichick has a new punter crush in Thomas Morstead

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Overall, the Patriots' passing offense didn't do well. "So just throughout the course of the game you just have to expect the unexpected a little bit and be very on point with your communication and just how you handle how they're trying to defend you". Read More »

Coutinho is available to play in the Champions League - Klopp

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Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has argued that the Reds don't have the defensive game to cope with the best in the Champions League . But then I asked the doc what would be best for him and he said [it would be] if he doesn't have to train because he has a little bit of a sore throat. Read More »

Stoke's Mark Hughes tried to get Jose Mourinho sent off

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For Manchester United , meanwhile, manager Jose Mourinho makes three changes from their win over Leicester City before the global break. Marcus Rashford impressed for England and that is likely to have influenced Jose Mourinho's decision to reinstate the player in place of Anthony Martial. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo furious at Man United boss Jose Mourinho's latest comments

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Rio Ferdinand has credited Nemanja Matic with bringing out the best in Manchester United midfielders Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Paul Pogba. Mourinho rose to prominence after his managerial heroics with Porto. Matic and Mourinho embrace. 'The press wants a story, the press wants blood. He was really sad. Given how Mourinho lobbied to get Matic at United this summer and has subsequently named him in his starting XI for all four of the Red Devils' Premier League fixtures so far this season, ... Read More »

Conte determined not to rush Hazard back

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Reports last week had suggested Conte will opt to carefully manage Hazard's return to the first-team with huge Premier League clashes against Arsenal (17 September) and Manchester City (30 September) looming and a Champions League meeting against Atletico Madrid sandwiched in between. Read More »

Chelsea crush Qarabag debutants on return to Europe

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With those key players kept fresh and Eden Hazard coming off the bench for only his second appearance since ankle surgery, Conte is confident Chelsea will go into their London derby in good condition to claim three valuable points. I have 17-18 senior players. "We have to develop these players, to try and create a good competition, a positive competition, between them". The players, exhausted after chasing the game for 90 minutes, took time at the whistle to applaud their small contingent ... Read More »

Mesut Ozil 'Keen' for Jose Mourinho Reunion

However, Wenger admitted that contract talks have slowed but remains hopeful of extending the World Cup winners contract. At the end of the season, Arsenal now run the risk of losing him on a free transfer at the conclusion of this season, should they not strike a deal with a suitor for his services. Read More »

PlayStation Troll Jose Mourinho On Twitter After Post-Match Comments

For those of you who are still in the dark about Mourinho's statements he is obviously referring to the Federation Internationale de Football Association series whose latest version Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 is all set to come out in the near future, and is available on all next gen consoles. Read More »

Shikhar Dhawan released for first three ODIs against Australia

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The BCCI haven't named a replacement for their first-choice opening batsman. "The All-India Senior Selection Committee has decided not to name any replacement for Mr Dhawan in Indian Cricket Team ", the release stated. In his absence, it is likely Rahul will move up the order as Manish Pandey continues to occupy his spot in the middle-order, where he chipped in with useful contributions against Sri Lanka in the last two ODIs and the one-off T20 global. Read More »

Stefon Diggs and the NFL's best Week 1 celebrations

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Check them out, with Diggs' on the left and Thielen's on the right. He had just three touchdowns in 13 games, but Diggs nearly equaled that in one game with two scores vs. Diggs had a phenomenal start to the 2016 season as well before injuries slowed him down. He had catches of 35 and 44 yards to help set up both of Diggs' touchdowns. Read More »

City can not get carried away by Feyenoord win, says Guardiola

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City made a rampant start to proceedings, opening the scoring after just one minute and 35 seconds to quieten down a rocking De Kuip, watching Champions League football for the first time in 15 years. Such was City's dominance they might even have had another before the break as Aguero rifled an effort just wide. By that stage, Pep Guardiola's team, were tapering down with an eye on Saturday's trip to Watford. Read More »

Browns throwing DeShone Kizer into deep end

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When asked Monday about Britt starting, Jackson said, "You're saying he's starting this week". "We needed all the plays, especially being down a couple of points, at that point". Get $60 in FREE member football picks from Doc's Sports Service, one of the most trusted names in handicapping! He noted "it was magnified because of the point of the game". Read More »

FIFA Rankings: Despite defeating Cameroon, Super Eagles drop six places

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The Super Eagles and Bafana Bafana enjoyed diverse fortunes during the recent World Cup qualifiers, but both continental heavyweights dropped during the latest update to the world rankings. It is Scotland's highest ranking in three years, since reaching the number 36 spot in 2014. Despite assembling two different teams with one in Maputo and the other in Morocco , they couldn't record positive results in a time most nations, including Uganda, were busy playing the 2018 Fifa World Cup ... Read More »

Top performance by World XI stars praised on social media

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A 13-member World XI squad led by South Africa's Faf du Plessis, featuring five players from South Africa, three from Australia, two cricketers from West Indies and one each from New Zealand, England, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Second, playing George Bailey in place of Thisara Perera would have made sense as boundaries were very short and in such conditions, Bailey's experience would have come in handy. Read More »

Real Madrid's Marcelo gets two-match ban as club reveals contract extension

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The Brazilian will now miss Madrid's upcoming trip to Real Sociedad and home clash with Real Betis, although will play against APOEL Nicosia in the Champions League on Wednesday. The red card is the fourth time that Marcelo has been sent for an early bath in his entire career, with the other three occasions coming in coming in two previous La Liga outings and in the second leg of the 2011 Supercopa final against bitter rivals Barcelona. Read More »

Ronald Koeman urges Everton side to react after Saturday defeat to Spurs

Ronald Koeman has confirmed that Wayne Rooney is in the squad for Everton's Europa League group opener against Atalanta in Italy on Thursday night. We have more players available. 'After last weekend, we need to react, ' said the Dutchman. "You can make some rotation, but we start with a strong team". Read More »

I've coached no better guys than Matic - Mourinho

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Matic flicks on a corner delivery and Pogba's header bounces off Rashford and into the back of the net. The Red Devils were looking to extend their 100% record to four games this season but came up against a Stoke side eager to attack whenever possible. Read More »

Champions League to test Klopp's progress at Liverpool

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Depending on how ill he has been there is a chance he will make the bench but a starting berth is looking increasingly unlikely. Liverpool fans will have to wait until an hour before kick-off against Sevilla to find out if Philippe Coutinho is returning to first-team action after manager Jurgen Klopp offered a tantalising update on his status. Read More »

Tour stepping stone towards revival of int'l cricket: Richardson

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Sethi further added that in an attempt to gain confidence of worldwide teams on the security of Pakistan , the PCB has employed a FICA and ICC backed security company. sticking together to help a particular member country". He added that the current circumstances between India and Pakistan are more driven by the political circumstances. Read More »

FedEx Cup Playoffs: Five Sleepers for the BMW Championship

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His two second-place finishes in the first two legs of the four-tournament series have Spieth atop the playoff standings - with the series victor after the concluding Tour Championship lifting the FedEx Cup and its $10 million bonus. McIlroy ended up winning, pushing Johnson out of the top spot with no golf left to play. No matter which way you spin it, the finish will be tight. Read More »

Giant billboard bashing National Football League will be up in LA for 3 weeks

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Macrae's message on the online fundraiser page included fans of the Oakland Raiders and St. Louis Rams, whose teams will or have already left their cities. This is one of five images that will be up for three weeks on the digital billboard. "To all of the LA Charger fans out there, I have no beef with you - seriously", MacRae wrote. Read More »

Steelers' Tomlin: Injured DE Tuitt could play vs. Vikings

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Here are the top five games in Week 2 of the National Football League season. Roethlisberger admits his team hurt themselves with 13 penalties for 144 yards, but he still gave praise to the Browns for putting the team in tough spots. "We'll leave the light on", Tomlin said on Tuesday in reference of Tuitt, per NFL Network's Aditi Kinkhabwala . It turns out, the team is very optimistic about his recovery timeline. Read More »

Rivals bid to dilute Korean dominance of majors at Evian

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Japanese star Ai Miyazato is hoping to bring the curtain down on her sparkling 11 years on Tour in style this week with a first major triumph at the Evian Championship . "After the U.S. Open, to be honest, I haven't played well", Ryu said. "Because of that, probably made more mistakes". "I haven't really played well since the US Open and was feeling under a lot of pressure", admitted the 27-year-old."But I want to face the pressure and Cameron has helped. Read More »

What's the longest winning streak in the Major League Baseball?

Cleveland - It's a play that is largely frowned upon in this analytical age of baseball . Kluber also extended the streak of terrific starting pitching for the Indians . To win 20? I can't imagine. It was Lindor's 30th home run of the season, and he became the second-youngest shortstop to hit 30 home runs, behind only Alex Rodriguez. Read More »

MI announces Amazon series will document football season

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MI is off to a 2-0 start thanks to a 33-17 win over Florida and a 36-14 win over Cincinnati. However, the Wolverines ascension in the rankings can be credited more to an Ohio State loss than an exceptional MI outing last week. Speight hasn't looked great running this offense and the Wolverines' ground game hasn't been overpowering enough to dominate a game. Air Force has started the season 1-0 two weeks ago with a 62-0 win over the Virginia Military Institute, covering a 34.5-point spread. Read More »