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How the Seattle Seahawks can make the NFL playoffs

How the Seattle Seahawks can make the NFL playoffs

Seattle (9-6) can get into the playoffs with a win next week over the Cardinals (7-8) and have the Falcons (9-6) lose to the Panthers (11-4). He would also be proud to block, be a decoy, or even take...

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AC Milan claim spot in Coppa Italia semis

AC Milan claim spot in Coppa Italia semis

The win gave Rossoneri fans something to celebrate during another hard season, with their side having lost their last two Serie A games without scoring a goal to find themselves 11th in the table. T...

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Justin Gatlin sacks coach over drugs claim

Justin Gatlin sacks coach over drugs claim

The paper also reported that Mitchell, a 1992 Olympic 4x100m gold medalist, explained that athletes are able to get away with doping as the drugs they use can not be detected by tests. "As with all ...

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Australian Open day 2 recap: Federer's pink shades and a reborn Djokovic!

Australian Open day 2 recap: Federer's pink shades and a reborn Djokovic!

Serena Williams beat her older sister Venus Williams in the final to capture an Open era-record 23rd major here a year ago but decided against defending her title because she didn't have enough time t...

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Patriots place CB Jonathan Jones on IR; sign PR Bernard Reedy

Patriots place CB Jonathan Jones on IR; sign PR Bernard Reedy

Reedy has spent a good amount of time with the team this season. Jones appeared in all 16 regular season games for the Patriots this season, making four starts, and he accounted for 44 combined tack...

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Jurgen Klopp: How Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is adapting to Liverpool FC

Jurgen Klopp: How Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is adapting to Liverpool FC

While the 24-year old England worldwide may resent Wenger's portrayal of him sitting in his "rocking chair", Oxlade-Chamberlain has had little option but to fight for Jurgen Klopp's favour since mov...

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Jordan Bell Set to Start vs. Bulls

Jordan Bell Set to Start vs. Bulls

Twenty-four seconds into regulation, Bell landed awkwardly after trying unsuccessfully to block a Robin Lopez dunk. Per Mark Medina of the Mercury News , Bell appeared to twist his left leg or ...

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Leon Britton to take on Swansea caretaker manager role

Clement was appointed in charge of Swansea in January of this year, and was just short of reaching a full 12 months at the helm in South Wales. "However, this season, in very challenging circumstanc...

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Neymar nails hat-trick as PSG spread Dijon thin

Neymar nails hat-trick as PSG spread Dijon thin

Di Maria opened scoring for PSG in the fourth minute and scored again in the 15th minute to make it 2-0. Di Maria then turned provider as his cross found Cavani, who finally drew level with Ibrahimo...

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Rene Rancourt, a Bruins Anthem Fixture, to Retire After This Season

Rene Rancourt, a Bruins Anthem Fixture, to Retire After This Season

Rancourt has handled anthem duties for the Bruins since the 1975-76 season, rallying crowds with his strong vocal performances and signature fist pump - modeled after the "Stump Pump" of former Bruin ...

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A Tentative Move Toward South African Reform

A Tentative Move Toward South African Reform

Some people believe Save South Africa is a single-issue campaign to get rid of Zuma. Corruption within the party goes far deeper than the headline cases of " state capture " and expropriatio...

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Jordan Ayew Scores Again As Swansea Make FA Cup Fourth Round

Jordan Ayew Scores Again As Swansea Make FA Cup Fourth Round

Ayew may have come late to the party, but this was, arguably, the goal of the third round. Swansea's reward for beating Wolves is a fourth-round trip to League Two Notts County on Saturday, 27 J...

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Barcelona put three past Real Madrid to pile pressure on Zidane

Barcelona put three past Real Madrid to pile pressure on Zidane

Antonio Conte's side go within two points of second place Manchester United, but they're set to lose more ground on them and leaders Manchester City. Valencia coach Marcelino Garcia will have Simone...

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Sluggish Falcons Come Out Of Tampa Bay With Win

Sluggish Falcons Come Out Of Tampa Bay With Win

Tampa Bay has not performed on the defensive side of the ball. With this Falcons win, it has officially eliminated the Green Bay Packers from playoff contention. "It was vintage Freeman for sure", h...

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Colin Kaepernick Will Donate Last $100K of $1M Pledge on Wednesday

Colin Kaepernick Will Donate Last $100K of $1M Pledge on Wednesday

That will serve as the first $10K donation that Kaepernick will be making over each of the next 10 days to account for the final $100,000 of his #MillionDollarPledge. "We love and appreciate you". Kae...

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Injured Cesc Fabregas, Gary Cahill to miss Chelsea's FA Cup match

Gary Cahill is the only player unavailable for selection due to a hamstring injury. Fabregas will definitely be sidelined as the result of a similar issue sufferedin the same fixture, although support...

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Jets fire offensive coordinator John Morton, reportedly considering Jeremy Bates

The move comes after the Jets offense was more successful than expected, as Morton was able to lead the Jets to a successful offensive season, especially considering the lack of talent on the offensiv...

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New York Islanders Arena Proposal Accepted for Belmont Park

New York Islanders Arena Proposal Accepted for Belmont Park

For the Islanders , the arena project signals an end to their long journey to replace Nassau Coliseum, the team's home for 43 years before moving to Barclays Center in 2015. But the Islanders wil...

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Espanyol 1 Barcelona 0: Melendo ends unbeaten run

Espanyol 1 Barcelona 0: Melendo ends unbeaten run

Espanyol caught them on the break late on and youngster Melendo provided a neat finish for his first senior goal, inflicting a first defeat on Barca since their Supercopa de Espana losses to Real Mad...

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Pawtucket mayor to lawmakers: Act now on new PawSox stadium

Pawtucket mayor to lawmakers: Act now on new PawSox stadium

To move the team from the aging McCoy Stadium to a new $97 million stadium elsewhere in Pawtucket, the PawSox are seeking $15 million in city and $23 million in state financing. "What I have said is...

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Team India targets 261 for Sri Lanka

Team India targets 261 for Sri Lanka

In his absence, senior pros like Upul Tharanga and Kusal Perera will have to take responsibility and deliver. He plays late with straight bat and close to the ball. Yuzvendra Chahal became the fourt...

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Cameron Jerome to undergo medical after Norwich accept £1.5m deal

Cameron Jerome to undergo medical after Norwich accept £1.5m deal

Jerome is understood to be undergoing a medical with Derby on Tuesday. The 31-year-old, who has previously played for Cardiff City, Birmingham City and Stoke City in his career, is now set to ...

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Ashes: Dawid Malan says England team spirit is good despite series defeat

Ashes: Dawid Malan says England team spirit is good despite series defeat

Nathan Lyon's pre-season prediction that the hosts will look to "end a few careers" is starting to look prophetic with captain Joe Root and co left to make some big calls at the selection table. "I...

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Craig Overton a doubt for fourth Ashes Test due to rib injury

Craig Overton a doubt for fourth Ashes Test due to rib injury

They will head to the December 26 Melbourne test 3-0 behind in the series and with a number of questions over the futures of opener Cook and paceman Stuart Broad. Root was part of that squad and someh...

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Lankan Players Take Cricket Lessons From MS Dhoni After Losing Series

Lankan Players Take Cricket Lessons From MS Dhoni After Losing Series

Rohit's fearless approach has seen him produce some electrifying shots, his wrists coming into play and caressing the ball to the fence. "I have got the right start and it is about how I take it fr...

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Russian athletes told not to replicate flag in Winter Olympic

Russian athletes told not to replicate flag in Winter Olympic

Demchenko, who was world luge champion in 2005 before becoming head of the Russian national team, also won a silver medal at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. "All 46 of them have been handled, of ...

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AB de Villiers ready for Zimbabwe and Indians

AB de Villiers ready for Zimbabwe and Indians

South Africa's top three of Herschelle Gibbs (147), Gary Kirsten (220) and Jacques Kallis (157*) toyed with the Zimbabwean bowling for the first day and a half, powering their side to a mountainous 3...

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Everton reportedly set to sign experienced attacker

Everton reportedly set to sign experienced attacker

Allardyce has also got a left sided defender and Sevilla midfielder Steven N'Zonzi on his radar. It is thought that any deal for Sanchez to join United hinges on Mkhitaryan, who the Old Trafford clu...

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North and South Korea agree to UNITE at Winter Olympics

North and South Korea agree to UNITE at Winter Olympics

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha told the meeting she believed recent sanctions and pressure had a part to play in North Korea's recent willingness for talks. North Korea's Korean Cent...

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Malcolm Mitchell absent from practice on deadline day

The Patriots lost special teams gunner and cornerback Jonathan Jones to an ankle/foot injury in the divisional round. Mitchell, Jones could be tied together: If the injury to Jones lands him on ...

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Baltimore Ravens President Blames Poor Attendance on National Anthem Protests

Baltimore Ravens President Blames Poor Attendance on National Anthem Protests

A win against the Bengals clinches a Wild Card spot for Baltimore . Striving for its first postseason berth since 2014, Baltimore has won five of six following a 4-5 start. That all culminates in a...

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Bragado: Anthony Joshua warns Joseph Parker that no human can stop him

Bragado: Anthony Joshua warns Joseph Parker that no human can stop him

Anthony Joshua admitted to being dropped in sparring by David Price -- but still vowed to come out on top in his next fight. Kiwi boxer Joseph Parker has revealed he might invite former heavywe...

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Georgia Tech AD Stansbury named to College Football Playoff selection committee

Georgia Tech AD Stansbury named to College Football Playoff selection committee

Stansbury is in his second year as the athletics director at Georgia Tech , his ninth as a Division I A.D. and his 28th as a collegiate athletics administrator. Lott was an all-American safety at Sou...

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Lebanon bans Steven Spielberg's The Post, citing his ties to Israel

Lebanon bans Steven Spielberg's The Post, citing his ties to Israel

There is a problem. The scenes at the beginning of the movie that contrast her abilities as a shrewd businesswoman behind closed doors and as a fumbling, timid woman in the presence of powerful men ma...

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Kawhi Leonard out indefinitely to rehab quad injury

As head coach Gregg Popovich was slowly easing the two-time All-Star back with limited minutes and resting him, this is extremely unfortunate news for San Antonio . In only nine appearances, Leonard ...

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Florida State: 10 things to watch for

Florida State: 10 things to watch for

Angola led the Seminoles with 24 points, while 7-4 center Christ Koumadje added a career-high 23 points for the Seminoles, who secured a confidence-building win played without Mann, who is sidelined c...

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Bournemouth come from behind to beat lacklustre Arsenal

Bournemouth come from behind to beat lacklustre Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez , heavily linked with an exit from the Emirates, was left out of Arsenal's squad with manager Arsene Wenger saying before the game that a decision on his future was "imminent". Not sh...

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Man Utd boss Mourinho: Pogba now starring thanks to teammates

They now sit second in the table, 12 points behind leaders Manchester City , with a Champions League last-16 knock-out tie with Sevilla to come next month. New boss Paul Lambert watched from the Old ...

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Jose Mourinho Confirms Interest In Agreeing Deal With Real Madrid Target

Jose Mourinho Confirms Interest In Agreeing Deal With Real Madrid Target

With Jose Mourinho intriguingly interested to pin down David De Gea for the long term, Manchester United are prepared to trigger the one-year contract extension of the talented goalkeeper as of ...

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Djokovic back in the groove with first-up Open win

Djokovic back in the groove with first-up Open win

We wanted to use this opportunity to speak about certain subjects and see how everyone reacts to that, and I guess see what opinions are. There was no decisions being made. "Obviously I wanted to star...

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