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Arkansas fires AD Jeff Long with Bret Bielema on shaky ground

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Arkansas and Bret Bielema shocked the college football world when the Razorbacks hired him as their new head coach in December 2012. Bielema holds a record of 29-32 for the Arkansas Razorbacks and is now 4-6 for the season. "It's been awesome to witness". Several issues were thought to be a part of the discussion, including the performance of Long and the football program, along with the fate of Arkansas' long tradition of playing in Little Rock's War Memorial Stadium once per season. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott Withdraws His Appeal

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Elliott has chose to forego any further appeals and will serve the remaining suspension", the statement says. Elliott served the first game of his ban this past Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons after the Second U.S. That was one game of the six, so there's five more to go from this point before he could return to the field for Dallas . Prosecutors in OH didn't pursue the case. Read More »

Super Eagles win Argentina 4-2 in glamour game

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He also led the team to the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. However, Enyeama, who is on the road to recovery after a long injury-enforced lay-off, is happy with the present team's performances. "Up up Super eagles, up up Nigeria ". "We stay humble & realize we have more work to do", he stated. Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero was taken to hospital in Krasnodar after he fainted inside the dressing room during the friendly against Nigeria . Read More »

Trump asked Chinese president for help over arrested UCLA basketball players

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Citing sources familiar with the situation, ESPN's Arash Markazi reported Saturday the UCLA basketball players are expected to remain in China for "a week or two". Trump broached the subject in private during his visit last week to Beijing, according to the Post . Several experts in Chinese law said charges and accompanying punishment will dependent on the value of the stolen goods . Read More »

Dwyane Wade has high praise for Dennis Smith Jr

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And I would not change Frank for anybody. Coincidentally, King James and the Cavs travel to face NY at Madison Square Garden on Monday night and these latest comments by the four-time MVP may have added some extra spice to the contest. When the rider realized he was being filmed, he said, "Can you not?", pushing the camera away. "As long as I'm getting on the right [damn] train that's all I care about", James said. Read More »

Martellus Bennett expected to play against Broncos

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Gillislee may be the biggest surprise as it is first game inactive as a member of the Patriots. Bennett faces the Raiders in Mexico City next week. He was expected to miss time with his shoulder injury, but after an internal disagreement on it, the team chose to move on. Read More »

Friends rally around Liam Miller as footballer faces cancer battle

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Miller made 44 appearances for Celtic , scoring five goals. In recent years the Cork-born player has plied his trade in Australia, the Republic of Ireland and the United States. Sunderland , Celtic and Manchester United have expressed their support for former midfielder Liam Miller - who's understood to have pancreatic cancer. Read More »

Italy OUT of World Cup; emotional Buffon says 'we've failed the country'

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But that dramatic equaliser never came - even as goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon joined the Italy attack on a pair of late set-pieces - with the Swedes rushing the pitch at the final whistle to celebrate their ticket to Russian Federation. I thank the lads who were with us and, although it wasn't enough, I hope that we gave them something. Four-time champion Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades after losing its playoff to Sweden 1-0 on aggregate. Read More »

Feature: History of South Africa vs. Senegal

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South Africa knew they had to win their last two games to have any chance of making it to Russian Federation, but defeat in Polokwane ends their slim hopes of qualification. "Maybe I'm blue-eyed but I don't think this team [Senegal] or Nigeria are better than us". After a counter-attack, Mane has his shot saved by Khune, only for the ball to rebound off the head of a falling Thamsanqa Mkhize and into the net for the cruellest of own goals . Read More »

Matt Kenseth wins Can-Am 500 at Phoenix

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However, the Penske Racing star would get some help with Denny Hamlin wrecking out late. During the ensuing pit stop, the jack on Hamlin's vehicle was dropped before all the lugnuts on the tire were secured. Jimmie Johnson , who qualified for the round of 8, had a tire go down on Lap 150 and hit the wall, ending his championship hopes. Through Stage 1 , Hamlin is on track to punch his ticket to Homestead-Miami Speedway. Read More »

Victor Moses on BBC's African Player of the Year shortlist

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The BBC will announce the award victor on December 11, 2017, after collating votes from fans around the world. The nominees were decided by Africa-based journalists and coaches and BBC staff. Moses was reborn under coach Antonio Conte, who spotted qualities that previous Chelsea managers hadn't, as he converted into a right wing-back with natural attacking instincts and defensive diligence. Read More »

Chiefs' Roy Miller arrested in Jacksonville on battery charge

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She said that she and her husband had gone for a "date night" at the Jacksonville Zoo. She said Roy left before her in an Uber. When she arrived at home, he wasn't there. She then saw Nicole come from the room with visible injuries, which she did not have before entering the bedroom. Miller, 30, played four seasons for the Jacksonville Jaguars before being released on March 12. Read More »

Keenum leads Vikings to fifth straight victory

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But on the whole, Keenum's day was impressive, as former starter Teddy Bridgewater returned to the sidelines. One of the few bright spots in the contest was the play of safety D.J. Crowder is Washington's second-leading receiver with 28 catches for 272 yards this season. Five plays later, Keenum threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Diggs . Read More »

Butch Jones fired as Tennessee's coach

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Jones was hired December 5th, 2012 and was the 24th head football coach in school history. If Tennessee wanted to wait until after the season to make a coaching change, the football team's lack of success made that an increasingly hard choice. Read More »

Turning Points: One big hit swings momentum in Browns' loss to Lions

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That said, Detroit did hold DeShone Kizer own preventing Cleveland from calling another play prior to halftime. In the first game after the Browns nearly traded for A.J. He also ran 7 times for 57 yards and a TD. Emmanuel Ogbah had four sacks, and Christian Kirksey and Joe Schobert each added a sack. Kenny Britt doubled his touchdown total for the season with a nice catch-and-run on a 19-yard pass. Read More »

Arab teams in the World Cup For the first time in history

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Meanwhile, in Group A, Tunisia played out a tense goalless draw with Libya to edge Congo DR to top spot by just one point. Morocco's victory over the West African giants means three countries from North Africa made it to Russian Federation with Egypt and Tunisia having qualified already. Read More »

"Drunk" OJ Simpson Kicked Out Of Cosmopolitan Las Vegas Hotel

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His lawyer, Malcolm LaVergne , told ABC News the Cosmopolitan issued a no trespassing notice to Simpson and he could face arrest if he returns to the hotel. Simpson was found guilty of 12 charges including conspiracy to commit a crime, robbery, assault and kidnapping with a deadly weapon, CNN reports. Read More »

Debuts For Abraham, Loftus-Cheek and Pickford

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But Loftus-Cheek was deservedly named man of the match. He beamed: "I'm really not surprised by what [the young players] have done because they've shown that previously in other ages and this week in training". "It took him 10 minutes to realise he's OK here", the England boss told the BBC. At Palace I feel like a first-team player and I have got the opportunity to play every week. Read More »

Hope Solo accuses ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

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US forward Alex Morgan has said that Blatter failed to recognize her at the annual awards event in 2012, even though she was one of three nominees for the women's Player of the Year. Blatter has had a history of what many consider to be sexist behavior concerning the women's game. I always felt I'd "handled it" and stood up for myself in those situations, but there were never any consequences for the perpetrators. Read More »

Bale suffers new injury during rehab process

These injuries have prevented him from realizing his potential as well as cementing his place at Madrid as a "Galactico". Since his world-record £85m move to the Bernabeu in 2013, he has played only 159 times. The new injury will increase speculation that he could be sold by Real Madrid , who could use his fee to reinvest in new recruits. Real are eight points behind La Liga rivals Barcelona but Zidane is hopeful the possibility of having Bale, Benzema and Ronaldo available after the ... Read More »

Jack Wilshere wanted at Crystal Palace by Roy Hodgson

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Indeed, Gareth Southgate has asserted that Wilshere must feature week in week out in order to make his squad for next summer's tournament, and stuck to his word when he ignored the Arsenal midfielder this week even after Jordan Henderson, Harry Winks and Dele Alli pulled out of worldwide duty. Read More »

Morocco, Tunisia take different paths to World Cup

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Nabil Dirar scored during the the first half time, Mehdi Benatia did the same minutes later. Morocco became the next African nation to qualify for the 2018 World Cup after they defeated Ivory Coast 2-0 in their final Group C clash. . For Tunisia, the barren draw they recorded against Libya on Saturday was enough to get them another World Cup ticket after they narrowly missed out at the Brazil 2014 edition. Read More »

Wainwright wins first Silver Slugger Award

Any award attributed to the 2017 Giants should be relished, and one that involves the word "slugger" should particularly be cherished, given the Giants were second to last in batting stats. Springer, the World Series MVP, hit.283 this season with 112 runs scored, 29 doubles, 34 home runs - a career-high - and posted an.889 OPS in 140 games. Read More »

Jimmer Fredette and Stephon Marbury get into heated altercation in China

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In his second season in China , Jimmer Fredette has continued to take the league by storm. After a hard foul, Stephon Marbury and Jimmer Fredette got into an altercation during a game in China. Fredette, 28, was the No. 10 overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft. He spent his first few seasons on the Minnesota Timberwolves , where he was supposed to be the Robin to Kevin Garnett's Batman. Read More »

Gymnast Aly Raisman says she was sexually abused

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Jon LaPook for a 60 Minutes report to be broadcast Sunday, Nov. 12 at 7:00 p.m. ET/PT. He has been sued by over 130 women, and is in MI awaiting trial for over 22 state charges, including the possession of child pornography. In 1996, he was named national medical coordinator, a position he held until the summer of 2015. "Whether or not he did it to a gymnast, they still knew him". Read More »

Hamilton pips Bottas to top second practice

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Valtteri Bottas rounded off the top two on a weekend Mercedes, having already wrapped up both championships with two races to spare, is testing 2018 concept parts. Ricciardo and both Toro Rosso drivers have been hit with engine-related grid penalties - 10 places for the Australian and Brendon Hartley, who was 17th fastest on Friday afternoon, and a total of 25 for Frenchman Pierre Gasly, who was a place ahead of the New Zealander. Read More »

Conor McGregor Jumps Into Cage At Bellator 187, Confronts Ref

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McGregor, 29, was captured on video leaping over the Bellator cage, after Ward (9-3) successfully defeated John Redmond on the Bellator prelims. McGregor continued to pursue Goddard, all while being held back and feverishly pointing his finger and yelling at him before the UFC lightweight champion was escorted out. Read More »

Patriots Claim TE Martellus Bennett After Waived By Packers

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Rodgers stopped just short of accusing Bennett of forcing his way off the roster when Packers starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers broke his clavicle earlier this season. He did not play in the 30-17 loss to the Detroit Lions on Monday night. During the Packers' bye week he indicated on an Instagram post that he would likely retire after this season. Read More »