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NC State's attempt to catch Notre Dame offside turns into pick-six

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The Wolfpack are just 3-4 against the spread this season, but 2-0 ATS on the road. The North Carolina State Wolfpack is their next foe and they will be looking forward to continuing their winning spree by beating the Wolfpack. Again, with the goal of catching Notre Dame offside. However, the Irish are tied for No. 9 nationally in turnovers forced with 17, and they are No. Read More »

What is MLB Going to do About Yulieski Gurriel?

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He will not miss any games in the World Series . After the game, Gurriel-who actually played professionally in Japan in 2014-apologized. Video shows Gurriel using his fingers to pull his eyelids into slits before saying the phrase "chinito", which roughly translates to "little Chinese boy", according to The Los Angeles Times . Read More »

Oklahoma City Thunder Plane Lands With Surprise Damage, Shaken Athletes

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The Oklahoma City Thunder saw a odd sight when their plane arrived at Midway Airport Saturday morning. Nobody on the plane was injured, however, the plane was left with a huge dent in the nose . The reason for the incident is not yet clear, but the image of the plane suggests that it hit an object while flying. The Federal Aviation Administration says most collisions occur during the fall, when baby birds leave the nest and the cold drives migration toward warmer climates. Read More »

Mesut Ozil: 'I want to give my all to Arsenal'

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The pair both have expiring deals, which run out next summer and the club want the pair tied down to new ones. However, the Gunners' majority shareholder Stan Kroenke said this week the club have not given up hope of Ozil penning an extension. Read More »

Ben Stokes was defending us from homophobic abuse, say gay men

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Ben was a real gentleman", he said. "I'm not a violent person". But there is a Ben Stokes sized shadow hanging over England's squad, of that there is no doubt. Root also has personal ambitions of his own, having been dropped for the Sydney Test here four years ago when the miserable tourists were whitewashed 5-0. Read More »

Crystal Palace v West Ham United

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The Hammers will have been buoyed by their shock victory over Tottenham Hotspur in the League Cup on Wednesday, coming from behind to win 3-2 away from home. Bilic will be hoping that his team can carry on that momentum and get three points against The Eagles, who sit rock bottom of the Premier League. "They change their manager, they had a bad start and I watched the three games of them and they were pretty good". Read More »

MotoGP 2017: Pedrosa claims Sepang pole ahead of Zarco and Dovizioso

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Marquez looked on course to set the fastest pace of the weekend in a real fast lap when he fell off his Honda. He repeated the feat when the field returned to the track, albeit with a lap time over 11 seconds slower. "I set a fast lap and it seems the bike is competitive in both wet and dry track", he said. The Italian declined to reveal his strategy for the race, saying he did not know as weather conditions in Sepang are unpredictable. Read More »

Thunder charter plane dented en route to Chicago, lands safely

Carmelo Anthony posted an image of the dented plane with the caption, "What could we have possibly hit in the SKY at this time of night?" After disembarking, National Basketball Association stars Carmelo Anthony and Josh Huestis posted pictures of the damage to social media. Read More »

Akshay Kumar, Rajinikanth take over iconic Burj Khalifa

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Rajinikanth said that he didn't want to say too much about the film since there were many more events coming up but thanked everyone for giving him the opportunity to be part of the film. Two songs from the movie were unveiled after they were allegedly leaked online hours before the album's formal release. The second song " Raajali Nee Gaali " talks about the victory of good over evil. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane to miss Manchester United clash with injury

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File image of Harry Kane . Spurs' Twitter account revealed the news on Friday morning in a setback for the north London side's preparations as they look to move above United into second place. I said "yes but you must rest, you're not a machine". "Probably I have the player that I didn't think it was possible to have, but in the end we got the player that I really wanted". Read More »

Jamie Redknapp: Manchester United will be pleased with Tottenham loss

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Spurs also have 20 points on the season, sitting just behind United on goal difference. Tottenham have won four straight league game but were dumped out of the League Cup in midweek while United progressed. Considering the subsequent criticism of the squad he left behind, Sir Alex Ferguson wrenched an extraordinary last winter out of Manchester United , taking 53 points out of 60 for a startling 2.65ppg - nearly 50% better than nearest but distant rivals Manchester City (1.9ppg). Read More »

Kentucky judge who refused gay adoptions to resign amid ethics charges

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Nance submitted a letter of resignation to Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin this week, announcing that he will retire on December 16. In a letter from Judge Nance, he thanked the people of Barren and Metcalfe counties for electing him to the position and also thanked his staff, fellow judges and clerks and dedicated members of the bar. Read More »

Draymond Green, Bradley Beal ejected following fight; Green stunned as to why

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You can see Carrick Felix and Markieff Morris (in street clothes) come out of the bench area in the first GIF, too, which will nearly certainly result in a one-game suspension - an automatic penalty for any player not in the game. "Man, you're taught as a kid not to allow that", Green commented on the situation to Chris Haynes of ESPN . What am I supposed to do? The NBA prohibits players from leaving the bench and this fight ended with members of both teams in a scrum under the basket. Read More »

Bills trade Marcell Dareus to Jacksonville

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While Dareus has gotten himself in trouble off the field at times, when he's right he's a dominant defensive tackle. ESPN's Adam Schefter first reported the news. Marcell Dareus is now the 37th ranked inside defender with a season grade of 80.0 according to Pro Football Focus . Dareus will be reunited with his former head coach Doug Marrone, who is the lead man for the Jaguars. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo tops tight second practice in Mexico

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Third practice and qualifying on Saturday is at 4pm and 7pm respectively. Ricciardo said: "It's always nice when you top a session". "We got lots of information, the track was feeling better in the second session once the temperature came up", added last year's race victor. Read More »

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Edson Barboza added to UFC 219

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The lightweight fight will be part of the December 30th, UFC 219 card, which will go down at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Brazilian had earlier said he'd signed a bout agreement to face "The Eagle". For Nurmagomedov (24-0), it will be his first appearance of 2017. He returns to the queue, trying to work his way into a title challenge, by facing Barboza (19-4), who is on a three-fight winning streak, including coming off of a flying-knee knockout of Beneil Dariush in March. Read More »

Manchester United handed huge boost ahead of Tottenham clash

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The sides, though, come into the game with a contrasting run of league form, with the hosts winless in their last two games, while Tottenham have won each of their last three games. ESPN FC's Rob Dawson reported there are question marks over the fitness of Ander Herrera and Marcus Rashford after they "picked up knocks" against the Swans, meaning a potential shuffle in midfield and attack. Read More »

F1 Stewards Consistent over Track Limits, says Race Director Whiting

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We did that during qualifying and we saw nothing that gave us any cause for concern. After Mexico a year ago when there was at least one steward that was involved in that decision, it was agreed that to avoid the debacle of Mexico where there were three different people on the podium, to take a breath to understand and listen to the drivers. Read More »

The Joshua Vs Takam Fight Will Be A Record Breaker

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You'd never guess that Anthony Joshua is going to be defending the world heavyweight title in front of nearly 80,000 spectators on Saturday night. "Takam has a mindset of nothing to lose", said Joshua. "I know he has that mindset to find a way to win". "People, even if they're not die-hard boxing fans, want to say, "I was there", because of the type of fight the Klitschko one was", he said. Read More »

Pulis: Manchester City Are The Best Team

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Kevin De Bruyne has played 24 key passes in the Premier League this season . There is no catch-all solution but deploying three centre-halves, wing-backs and three athletic midfielders, or a compact 4-5-1 system that also seeks to consistently reduce the space between the lines and force City around you, is one way of limiting their ability to get the ball into those little pockets off the front. Read More »

Doug Pederson: "Fun to watch" when Carson Wentz is clicking

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If Carson had sat out last season, odds are he would most likely be going through his rookie learning curve now instead of being poised to lead a deep playoff run. He launched an absolute dime to Mack Hollins from 64 yards out for the wide receiver's first career touchdown. You're telling me he isn't an MVP candidate? After trailing 10-3, and looking like slop doing it, the Eagles responded with three-straight touchdown drives to seize control of the game, despite losing left ... Read More »

Tom Brady Just Got his Own Special Edition Aston Martin

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The luxury brand Aston Martin is selling 12 special editions of its Vanquish S Volante model, which feature special customizations just for Brady. Brady's number on the field is 12, thus the number of cars produced. We can only assume that's because it would have to be upgraded to a six-slot nearly immediately. Read More »

Financial Aid Can't Keep Pace With Public College Tuition Hikes

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College freshmen in America these days are laden with more than hefty textbooks and course catalogs-for the cost of a degree continues to rise, according to a pair of College Board reports released yesterday. With the rising cost and the not-so-rising increase in financial aid, it's no secret that families are struggling to pay. The College Board takes that into account to measure the net price of college, deducting the average grant aid and tax benefits families receive. Read More »

Leah Messer and Kailyn Lowry bonding over Briana DeJesus drama?

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After a Twitter tantrum early Wednesday, newest Teen Mom 2 cast member Briana DeJesus announced to fans that she would still be appearing on the MTV show. He split from wife Kailyn Lowry previous year. Lowry tweeted of the dating news, "Lmao don't s**t where you eat". "Actually now that she's on they went down lol", Kail posted. Read More »

NFL Owner on Protests: 'Can't Have the Inmates Running the Prison'

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Jets linebacker DeMario Davis made it clear during the meeting that this was the something the players were concerned with, according to ESPN . "We can't have the inmates running the prison", McNair said . The entire report by Wickersham and Van Natta Jr.is a must-read, as it details the inner workings of these high-stakes meetings. Anquan Boldin , a former wide receiver who signed with the Buffalo Bills this year before announcing his retirement to focus on community service and social ... Read More »

Everton caretaker Unsworth proud of Toffees´ response

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Everton has done great for him and he has done great for Everton , but he could be one of the all-time greats here. "The bottom line for any manager when they lose their job is did you win enough games and unfortunately we're in a position where you're going to say "no, we haven't", he said. Read More »

Conte slams b******t reports of Chelsea mutiny

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Danny Drinkwater made his debut for the club after completing his £30m move from Leicester City in the summer. Kante has missed the last four games after suffering a hamstring while away with the France squad during the last global break and there were hopes he may be back in the squad after being spotted in training yesterday. Read More »

Badminton: Saina Nehwal crashes out of French Open

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She was soon trailing 16-19. It was Yamaguchi's third consecutive win over Nehwal, who still leads the Japanese 3-1 in head-to-head records. The former Indian national champion had shown a streak of prodigality in his first-round fixture with Thailand's Khosit Phetpradab, winning narrowly in three games after squandering huge 15-6 and 16-9 leads in the second game; and his defeat at Nishimoto's hands did not quite cause the flutter it would have, a few months ago. Read More »