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Atlanta Falcons Make Huge Depth Move Signing Bruce Irvin

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The 31-year-old apparently didn't fit in with the future plans for the Raiders , who would rather focus on clearing out cap space for things down the road. Along with the signing of Bruce Irvin came the news that middle linebacker Deion Jones will be returning in two weeks. The addition of Irvin should help that effort and give them another piece to aid their push up the standings having won their last three straight games. Read More »

Dez Bryant Signs With Saints: Details Of His One-Year Deal

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The person spoke to The Associated Press Friday on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced any details of Bryant's medical exam. But his production had been slipping in recent years as he battled foot and knee injuries; he had 69 catches for 838 yards and six touchdowns in 16 games last year. Read More »

Harvick's title bid spoiled by inspection

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Harvick's vehicle passed the post-race inspection at TMS. "We will try to do that in pre-inspection, and then I think we have enough eyes to know if a spoiler comes off a auto, then we go on high alert on that one". With the reduction, Harvick falls to fourth in the standings and may not use his Texas win as a tiebreaker should such a situation arise. Greg Zipadelli , vice president of competition at SHR, said the team will not appeal the penalties. Read More »

Man Utd's Martial earns recall to France squad

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Martial was omitted from Les Bleus boss Didier Deschamps' squad for the 2018 World Cup and has been fighting for a return to the national team ever since, with his wish finally granted on Thursday morning. He has proved that on the pitch by how important he's been for Manchester United for a few weeks already. "We're still talking about a young player who, I hope, is in the process of gaining a certain maturity", Deschamps told reporters. Read More »

World number one Djokovic bids for sixth ATP Finals title

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The Serbian has won four of the last six tournaments he has entered, climbing to the world No 1 spot en route. Federer takes on Kei Nishikori on Sunday night, while Nadal was forced to withdraw due to injury. If I can keep doing what I'm doing, I will be playing the best tennis I can. Djokovic has been nearly unbeatable since June, including two wins over Federer-the latter in one of the thrillers of the year in the semis of the Paris Masters. Read More »

Gary Neville discusses Man City weakness ahead of derby

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In the Spaniard's first season, the club recorded a 0-0 draw with United, while the Red Devils came back two goals down to record a memorable 3-2 win in last season's encounter at the Etihad. Star agent Mino Raiola has claimed all is well between his client Paul Pogba and under fire Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho . "We have to just think about the match, is hard enough as an isolated event, if you want to put that match into the context of where we are and where we can be". Read More »

NZ wins toss, batting first against Pakistan in 2nd ODI

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The Black Caps won the toss and elected to bat but it went downhill from their as they could only muster 209 runs in their innings. He took three wickets by giving 54 runs in 10 overs. Pakistan battling has been struggling off late and will need to up their game if they are to challenge New Zealand in the remaining matches. Despite losing wickets of Azam, Malik and captain Sarfraz Ahmed, Pakistan won the match by 6 wickets with 57 balls to spare. Read More »

Hamilton claims milestone pole for Mercedes in Brazil

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His Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas has one pole and one podium finish from five starts in the sprawling and tumbling semi-bowl where a packed crowd generates a carnival mood. "They shouldn't call us when the conditions are changing like that", Vettel said. He clattered into a cone on his entry , and the stewards were not impressed with his actions. Read More »

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic disagree over future of ATP Finals

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The 31-year-old faces John Isner, who is ranked tenth in the world. Greek tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas was named on Friday as the most improved player of 2018 by the ATP World Tour Awards. "I've learned that I need to be 100 per cent from the very first ball". What was to follow this year has seen Nishikori dig deep through perseverance, not giving up his childhood dream of becoming a professional tennis player and pure determination to reach the top of the game again. Read More »

Garcia dominant on Day 1 at Nedbank Golf Challenge

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I rolled the ball nicely, I made some good putts here and there". "It's going to be tough, there's no doubt about that", Garcia said. "I'm going to need some great golf over the next two weeks, but we'll see what happens this week. "I'm pretty happy with the round", Oosthuizen told reporters. The driver let me down a couple of times which left me out of position and led to a couple of big numbers. Read More »

76ers acquire Jimmy Butler in trade with Timberwolves

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Timberwolves star swingman Jimmy Butler has been traded to the 76ers, according to reports . The Timberwolves accomplished one goal in the trade, league sources said: Sending Butler to the Eastern Conference and not to a Western rival. The next step for Philadelphia will be coming to an agreement on an extension for Butler, a pending free agent who made clear to Minnesota that he would not be re-signing there in 2019. Read More »

Don't over-do England/NZ Tests: Hansen

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This result has sent them into the New Zealand clash with more belief even if a big improvement is required to threaten the world champions. "As long as it doesn't create more logjams in the calendar", replied Hansen, when asked if he would like to face England more often. Read More »

Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Chelsea FC v Everton

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Chelsea will be looking to keep the pressure on at the top of the table with a win when they welcome Everton to Stamford Bridge on Sunday afternoon. "For me, football is about levels and, if you don't defend properly and you don't do the basics well enough, high-level players and high-level teams normally punish you and that was the case tonight", Gerrard told the Rangers website. Read More »

Dodgers Offered Nationals This Star In Pursuit Of Bryce Harper Trade

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Harper rejected a 10-year offer worth $300 million from the Nationals late this past season. Nightengale now says that the Dodgers aren't interested in Harper, and the Cubs, ironically, seemed to put a dent in their chances to be able to afford Harper when they exercised Cole Hamels' $20 million option for 2019 last week. Read More »

Magnificent England spin out Lankans in Galle

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Fifteen without loss overnight, Sri Lanka's openers Kaushal Silva and Dimuth Karunaratne withstood the pressure from England's formidable bowling attack for the first hour on Friday. Soon afterwards Angelo Mathews, dropped on 18 by James Anderson, went for 53, was caught by Jos Buttler at midwicket with Ali the wicker-taker again. Read More »

United will go toe-to-toe with City, says Mourinho

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United cross Manchester on Sunday following successive comeback wins, a 2-1 triumph at Bournemouth followed by a stunning Champions League victory at Serie A giants Juventus by the same scoreline. Since we arrive we try to convince to never give up and try again and again it's why in the last month we didn't lose two or three in a row, we are consistent. Read More »

England flanker ‘highly unlikely’ to face All Blacks

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He said that you have to strategies the moves in a certain manner against them. "They've used that smartly". Smith said watching a Test in the cheap seats was a novel experience, but an interesting one, all the same. However, this is the first time England has all the information about All Blacks at such an easy distance. Hansen's apparent esprit de corps with Jones - the pair communicate every second week and their wives regularly stay in touch - suggests the build-up and aftermath of ... Read More »

Sky Sports pundit blasts Jurgen Klopp for critical mistake against Red Star

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Defeat in Serbia against Red Star Belgrade means Jurgen Klopp's side have lost their position of strength at the top of Group C and need one victory against either of their toughest opponents to make progress. It's no different if we win or lose but we'll definitely have a debrief and I'm sure a few things will be said". That can't be possible every single game. Read More »

Ronaldo frustated as Juve 'gift' United victory

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Manchester United have come from behind to secure 10 points in five of their last six fixtures in all competitions. Guardiola has said City want to follow UEFA's FFP rules and Mourinho suggested the club's heavy backing of the former Barcelona head coach in the transfer market has moved them into a different league to United. Read More »

Kohli's 'Go live somewhere else' rant sparks backlash

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Kohli promptly rebukes the cricket lover and asks him to leave the country: "I don't think you should live in India, go and live somewhere else". "I don't think you should live in India then. It will be interesting to see how Virat Kohli reacts to Siddharth's tweet. It is a comfortable bubble and that is why famous people must try hard to prevent it from forming. Read More »

Arsenal vs. Sporting CP - Football Match Report

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Arsenal have officially qualified for the last-32 of the Europa League. The Gunners were beaten 2-0 at home by champions Manchester City in their opening competitive game under the Spaniard before losing 3-2 at Chelsea in their second match. Read More »

Cliffsofmoher dies after shocking injury during Melb Cup

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Cross Counter is also a member of a family with which Sheikh Mohammed has been involved through four generations. But Charlie Appleby insisted the Sheikh had remained patient and unflustered - and that helped lay the foundations for Cross Counter's 2018 win. Read More »

2nd T20I, India vs West Indies: India aim to wrap series

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Rohit reached his scintillating century off just 58 balls while Dhawan made 43 runs as India posted 195 runs for the loss of two wickets. Fast bowlers Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Khaleel Ahmed and Jasprit Bumrah, along with spinner Kuldeep Yadav , took two wickets each. Read More »

Man United to take momentum into Manchester derby

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What Cristiano Ronaldo volley? Cristiano Ronaldo looked to have finished off his old club before the Red Devils equalised through a superbly-executed Juan Mata free-kick. It still is perhaps just a matter of time before they do secure a knockout spot but given how the game unfolded in the first 25 minutes of the second half, United shouldn't have been on the property, let alone have a gander at the backdoor. Read More »

Steelers Could Tag Le'Veon Bell At QB Number In 2019

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Meanwhile, his teammates continue to express their frustration with the situation, with one unidentified player saying, "This Le'Veon thing is just a cloud over us at this point". As mentioned, Bell is now in Pittsburgh and he was spotted playing pickup hoops at an L.A. Fitness in North Pittsburgh on Tuesday night. If Bell misses the Steelers game on Thursday, which is nearly certain, he'll have lost out on $8.55 million in salary for the 2018 season. Read More »

Wayne Rooney: Should he get to play for England again?

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Rooney, 33, has impressed in the US with MLS side DC United, though the decision to allow his return has sparked fierce debate across the media. " Wayne Rooney has been the best England player of his generation, and his contribution deserves to be recognised", Hurst told Grosvenor Sport. Read More »

Bryce Harper rejected contract offer from Nationals

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Looks like they want to get the bad taste of Dexter Fowler's deal out of their mouth and throw some more money to big-name free agents! According to multiple people familiar with the negotiations, the Nationals discussed terms for a new deal with Harper and his agent, Scott Boras, throughout September. Read More »

Milan Pavkov scores twice as Red Star Belgrade stun Liverpool

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has Alisson in goal, while in defence he opts for a centre-back pairing of Joel Matip and Virgil van Dijk. Andy Robertson described Liverpool's overall form as effective but lacking its usual spark, an analysis supported by the team's best start to a Premier League season yet also a run of three wins in nine matches in all competitions. Read More »