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MI finished seventh in the College Football Playoff rankings and qualified for a New Year's Six bowl game. The game kicks off at 6 p.m., and is televised on ESPN . Over the season, Lawrence threw for 24 touchdowns with just four interceptions, while Book threw for 19 touchdowns and 6 interceptions. Clemson and Notre Dame .
  • Chiefs’ Kareem Hunt Seen Shoving, Kicking Woman In Video Of Hotel Altercation

    Chiefs’ Kareem Hunt Seen Shoving, Kicking Woman In Video Of Hotel Altercation

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    Now we wait to see how the National Football League will react to Friday's video . The video shows things could have been much worse, as Hunt appeared to try to charge at the woman multiple times but was held back. The initial dispute took place back in February and police never filed charges on anyone involved in the incident. After the video went public, the Chiefs made a decision to send Hunt home.
  • Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for PSG v Liverpool FC

    Charlie Nicholas states his prediction for PSG v Liverpool FC

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    Charlie Nicholas is backing Paris Saint-Germain to claim a 3-2 win over Liverpool FC in the Champions League on Wednesday night. "We just need to bounce back". Going into the game Klopp and his team knew a loss wouldn't knock them out, though a win could get rid of PSG from the competition. That should have ensured a comfortable cushion for the hosts at the break, but Liverpool were gifted a route back into the game in first-half stoppage time.
  • Girl's Letter to Steph Curry Changed How Under Armour Sells His Shoes

    Girl's Letter to Steph Curry Changed How Under Armour Sells His Shoes

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    After promising to correct the issue right away, the guard gifted Riley with a pair of Curry 5s while promising her she will be among the first kids to sport the Curry 6 signature sneakers once they are announced. But fortunately for the Warriors, Curry will return for their next game - against the Pistons on Saturday. And people say the art of letter writing is dead.
  • North London derby is bigger for Arsenal than Totenham, says Paul Merson

    North London derby is bigger for Arsenal than Totenham, says Paul Merson

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    I know that Barcelona have not lost a home game for the last five years, these are the statistics I am aware of. "I want to play that match with confidence, because if we win we stand a good chance of qualifying, in my opinion". "It gives everyone belief that they can possibly get into the top four", the former Spurs midfielder and manager said. Tottenham must still beat Barcelona on December 11 at the Camp Nou to make sure of advancing to the knockout phase.
  • 76ers' Markelle Fultz to undergo shoulder exam

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    Fultz recently made headlines after stating that he wanted to see a doctor about his continuing shoulder issue, and announcing that he wouldn't be participating in any practices or games until he underwent an evaluation, as first reported by David Aldridge of The Athletic .
  • Tito Ortiz Drops Chuck Liddell in 1st-Round Knockout

    Tito Ortiz Drops Chuck Liddell in 1st-Round Knockout

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    Ortiz seemed pretty elated to finally get one over on his longtime foe but all in all, seeing a 43-year-old defeat a 48-year-old was exactly as unusual a spectacle as you would expect. "You gave me an opportunity to show my skills". "There is nobody left I want to fight". It just shows you dont take 8 years off and walk into my cage.”.
  • Ohio Governor John Kasich burns MI with hilarious resolution

    Ohio Governor John Kasich burns MI with hilarious resolution

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    MI got as close as 7-6 and 21-19 but a blow out third quarter led the Buckeyes to a win and an 11-1 season. Here is the kicker in all this: UCF must beat Memphis in the American Athletic Conference championship game Saturday, without Milton, to secure a New Year's Six game, because the rules state that the top-ranked Group of 5 champion gets that spot.
  • Mary Kom clinches record sixth World title, Sonia wins silver

    Mary Kom clinches record sixth World title, Sonia wins silver

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    The 22-year-old Ukrainian showed great confidence against the six-time world medallist, including some provoking in the final few seconds, but none had any affect on Mary. Mary Kom is also the brand ambassador of this IIFA Women's World Championship Competition. Sonia, who thrashed North Korea's Jo Son Hwa in a unanimous 5-0 decision in semi-final, appeared under pressure since the start of the bout.
  • EPL: Emery reveals Arsenal’s game plan against Bournemouth

    EPL: Emery reveals Arsenal’s game plan against Bournemouth

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    In conference, Emery said that a number of players had recovered from injuries and trained, such as forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette. "But we are a work in progress and are in this process", Emery added. "He is taking confidence and with confidence he is at his best". "Within that we want to see individual footballers growing and developing".
  • UCF Knights Hit Top 10 in College Football Playoff Rankings

    UCF Knights Hit Top 10 in College Football Playoff Rankings

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    There is no normal scenario where a two-loss Oklahoma makes the playoff. West Virginia 14. Texas 15. LSU remained seventh, Washington State held at 8 and Ohio State stayed at 10th, getting jumped by UCF. Unlike last week, there was a little movement in the top 10. In the spirit of making lemonade from the boring lemons we've been handed these last few week (in the CFP rankings department, of course; there's been plenty of fun elsewhere ), let's see what each real ...
  • Son's solo stunner sees Spurs shatter Chelsea's unbeaten season

    Son's solo stunner sees Spurs shatter Chelsea's unbeaten season

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    The difference in pay is quite startling at this stage as Eriksen has arguably been one of the best midfielders in the Premier League in recent times and the statistics appear to support his claims for a wage increase. Previously he was heavily linked with a move to Chelsea's league rivals Manchester United . Kane was hungry, tenacious, prepared to drop deep in search of the ball, and that desire led directly to his first-half goal, which put Spurs 2-0 up after Alli's eighth minute ...
  • Trade Rumors Washington Wizards Wall and Beal

    Trade Rumors Washington Wizards Wall and Beal

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    This squad, as now constituted, isn't good enough to win an NBA Finals, or even advance past the first or second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. To make matters even worse, Beal and Wall have already called out guys on the roster for playing selfish. That's not a contract many teams can take on.
  • JR Smith away from Cavs as team seeks trade

    JR Smith away from Cavs as team seeks trade

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    Smith, however, had grown frustrated with the situation in Cleveland in the post-LeBron James era and requested a trade earlier this month. Smith's departure is the latest upheaval in a stormy season for Cleveland, which is league-worst 2-13.
  • Australia rugby star Hayne charged with sexual assault

    Australia rugby star Hayne charged with sexual assault

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    The woman told police that their sexual encounter was initially consensual. This would mark the second time Hayne has been accused of a sex crime, having been accused back in 2015, when a woman in the U.S. He was placed under arrest and charged with a single count of "aggravated sexual assault - cause actually bodily harm to victim", an offence which carries a maximum of 20 years jail.
  • BCCI Announce Team India Squad for First T20I vs Australia

    BCCI Announce Team India Squad for First T20I vs Australia

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    Ignored for the tour of England, Rohit put up stunning performances in the Asia Cup and the series against West Indies, which rewarded him a berth in the Test squad for the tour of Australia . "The reason we flew down here is to get used to the bounce". He is confident that his pacers will enjoy bowling on Australian pitches. I've not played at the new Perth ground but everytime we have played here ( Brisbane ), it has always tested us as a batting unit.
  • Twitter erupts after New Zealand clinch a thrilling victory over Pakistan

    Twitter erupts after New Zealand clinch a thrilling victory over Pakistan

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    Leg-spinner Yasir Shah and seamer Hasan Ali clinched five-wicket hauls reclaim the ascendancy for Pakistan in the first Test against New Zealand . That appeared to change the mindset of both teams. "When they did review it [the batsman was given out lbw] I think I was on my knees just steering up at the screen hoping that it would fall the right way and when it did it was an unbelievable feeling, yeh a great rush".
  • Ireland issue squad injury update following New Zealand win

    Ireland issue squad injury update following New Zealand win

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    Meanwhile, Devin Toner , who made his 50th start for Ireland on Saturday night, praised the leadership provided by captain Rory Best and his vice-captains, as well as the noise generated by the home fans, in the aftermath of the team's 11th home win in-a-row.
  • Teen driver in hours-long surgery after Macau GP horror crash

    Teen driver in hours-long surgery after Macau GP horror crash

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    Video footage showed Floersch appearing to clip Japanese driver Sho Tsuboi's auto while hurtling off the track at high speed on a tight right-hand bend on lap four. Another photographer, Chan Weng Wang, had a liver laceration. Florsch subsequently wrote on Twitter that she was "fine" and set for surgery the following morning.
  • Late equaliser against Germany puts Oranje in Nations League semis

    Late equaliser against Germany puts Oranje in Nations League semis

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    Quincy Promes gave Holland a sniff with an 85th minute goal, before Van Dijk was pushed up front in desperate search of a goal to send them through. "They had their chances to finish it off, but the fight and belief we showed was enough for the point". "But when it came up at 2-0 I said no, we are not going to do that now".
  • Packers coach Mike McCarthy: 'Negativity is an unfortunate part of this business'

    Packers coach Mike McCarthy: 'Negativity is an unfortunate part of this business'

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    Here's what to look out for as Green Bay visits Seattle (8:20 p.m., NFL Network, stream on fuboTV ). The loss to the Seahawks left the Packers at 0-5 on the road this season and trailing the division-leading Chicago Bears (6-3) and the Vikings (5-3-1), and while a seemingly softer portion of the schedule follows after the game in Minnesota, a loss to the Vikings could render the final five games nearly moot.
  • Browns want to interview Condoleezza Rice for head coach job

    Browns want to interview Condoleezza Rice for head coach job

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    While those talks never materialized, the Browns interest in Rice as a head coach, seems genuine. Schefter reports that Browns general manager John Dorsey said last week that he is open to hiring woman as the team's next head coach. It's no random mismatch of team and candidate, either, as Rice is a lifelong Browns fan and knows team owner Jimmy Haslam. No woman ever has served as head coach for a team in the four major USA sports leagues.
  • Joe Root thanks England supporters for their understanding in hotel mix-up

    Joe Root thanks England supporters for their understanding in hotel mix-up

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    England had made inroads into the Sri Lankan middle order through some brilliant fielding by Ben Stokes before lunch but Silva frustrated the opposition bowlers for the rest of the day. The pair was motoring along the highway nicely with England getting desperate for a breakthrough when it was handed to them on a platter through a run out.
  • Jimmy Butler scores 14 points in losing Philadelphia 76ers debut

    Jimmy Butler scores 14 points in losing Philadelphia 76ers debut

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    On the other hand, the Magic are attempting to rebound from a narrow loss to the Washington Wizards and will look to spoil Butler's moment. "I was always just focused on hoops", Butler said after the Sixers finished up morning shootaround at a suburban Orlando high school.
  • Nets’ Caris LeVert will not require surgery, expected to return this season

    Nets’ Caris LeVert will not require surgery, expected to return this season

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    LeVert doesn't require surgery on his dislocated right foot and is expected to return to play this season, the team announced Tuesday. "While the optics of this injury may have appeared to be more severe, surgery will not be required". Judging from the gravity of the situation, LeVert's injury was compared to that of Gordon Hayward who picked up a season-ending injury in the 6th minute of his debut game in the Boston Celtics in 2017, which was also the team's season opener.
  • NFL Players Are Considering Sitting Out Of Major Week 11 Game

    NFL Players Are Considering Sitting Out Of Major Week 11 Game

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    With both teams 9-1 and featuring two of the most productive offenses in the league, the contest easily is one of the most anticipated games of the season. "We all know that it's not right, that it has not been right and that it will not be all right, but those are the circumstances, and if we can help, we will do it".
  • Arizona Cardinals need more than two good drives

    Arizona Cardinals need more than two good drives

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    Mahomes isn't expected to miss any playing time either, though Reid said, "If he has to, that's not a big deal". Officially, he finished with one tackle, one quarterback hurry and one pass defended along with the interception. Cable and satellite subscribers can watch the Cardinals Chiefs game live stream at Fox Sports Go by logging in with their provider credentials.
  • Tomlin on if RB Bell doesn't show: 'So be it'

    Tomlin on if RB Bell doesn't show: 'So be it'

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    Only he didn't. And when preparations for Pittsburgh's Week 1 trip to Cleveland began without Bell, several Steelers - particularly the offensive line - vented their frustrations publicly. Bell's been tearin' it up on jet skis and in nightclubs during his time away from the squad - but most, including the team's owner , expected him to be back with the team today.
  • Sergio Garcia leads Louis Oosthuizen at Nedbank Golf Challenge

    Sergio Garcia leads Louis Oosthuizen at Nedbank Golf Challenge

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    For three days, Garcia, who opened with a first-round 64, eight under par, to establish a healthy lead, had been a strolling player, striking the ball effortlessly well and not really worrying whether he made putts or not. Fisher eagled the 10th in his five-under 67 and is fourth on six under. Lee Westwood , a two-time victor like Garcia, is one of the pack lurking on seven-under-par, three strokes off the lead, and he is going to relish the opportunity to go for another crown on a course ...
  • What channel is Ireland vs Argentina on today?

    What channel is Ireland vs Argentina on today?

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    Schmidt told reporters there was "no compulsion to push himself forward or to come out and try to force himself into the frame, unless he's super comfortable". For some time they were good enough to scare the All Blacks but not actually beat them. In some ways, it has changed the complexion of the relationship - put New Zealand on notice that they are facing a team that now has the capacity to hang in for 80 minutes rather than 70.
  • Xherdan Shaqiri Starts - Liverpool Team vs Fulham Confirmed

    Xherdan Shaqiri Starts - Liverpool Team vs Fulham Confirmed

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    That is the view of BBC Sport pundit Garth Crooks, who was impressed by Robertson's display for Liverpool against Fulham . After Aleksandar Mitrovic headed in Tom Cairney's cross but was adjudged to be offside, Liverpool broke and Salah raced on to Trent Alexander-Arnold's ball forward before firing past keeper Rico.
  • Half display cost us, laments Barcelona boss Valverde

    Half display cost us, laments Barcelona boss Valverde

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    Junior Firpo opened scoring for the visitors in the 20th minute after connecting with William Carvalho's pass. Messi brought Barcelona a goal back from the penalty spot past the hour mark, but Giovani Lo Celso found space in the box just three minutes later and powered it home past Marc-Andre ter Stegen who got a touch.
  • Rockets appear to be dumping Carmelo Anthony already

    Rockets appear to be dumping Carmelo Anthony already

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    Anthony has had a couple of good games, but overall he has been a poor fit for Rockets. It's unfair that there's all this speculation on just one player. The Rockets have gotten off to a slow star this season, and while that isn't completely Anthony's fault, his play hasn't been overwhelming. Translation - the Rockets don't think Anthony can be a key piece to help them win now.
  • Roger Federer crashes to Kei Nishikori in ATP Finals opener

    Roger Federer crashes to Kei Nishikori in ATP Finals opener

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    Both players raised their level as 10 consecutive points, which included three match points for Anderson and two set points for Thiem, went with serve. In fact, eight of the top 10 players in the world were sharing the train with regular passengers on the way to Westminster station and the English Houses of Parliament for the launch of the Nitto ATP Finals.
  • England denied victory by All Black comeback

    England denied victory by All Black comeback

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    But they did pass the test. All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster praised the decision making of star first-five Beauden Barrett, following his drop goal heroics in this morning's 16-15 win over England at Twickenham. In a sport like this you see every week that anybody can win on any given day. [The pressure] is there, it's not going to go away. "If you look at occasions where teams have beaten the All Blacks, it's occasions where teams have taken the game to them".
  • Dez Bryant Fears Torn Achilles After Injury at Saints Practice

    Dez Bryant Fears Torn Achilles After Injury at Saints Practice

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    The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday because the Saints have not announced details of the veteran receiver's injury. He signed his last Cowboys contract right after that, but has not approached that level of production since - a central reason Dallas released him in April with two years left on his five-year, $70 million contract.
  • Ferrari facing elimination in 2018 Brazilian Grand Prix

    Ferrari facing elimination in 2018 Brazilian Grand Prix

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    Mercedes can claim a fifth consecutive constructors' title if they outscore Ferrari by 13 points at the 2018 season's penultimate race, and Wolff believes this was a factor in the Scuderia's thinking. In the opening moments of Q2, as drivers struggled to post a "banker" lap before conditions deteriorated, there was a heart in the mouth moment when Sergey Sirotkin nearly collected a slow Lewis Hamilton who appeared not to have seen the Russian as he moved to the left off of the racing line.