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Cougars Return to Holiday Bowl to Face Michigan State

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Harbaugh, of course, is referring to the 2016 season in which the Spartans finished with a 3-9 record, including a loss to MI, and the numerous off-the-field problems MSU has had over the past year or so, including having multiple players kicked off the team. Read More »

Jimbo Fisher gets $75 million deal to coach Texas A&M

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Much like his airport arrival the other day, Jimbo Fisher's official introduction at Texas A&M was a rather grandiose affair. The coach said he understands life in the SEC from his time at LSU and understands the expectations at the school. Read More »

San Francisco Giants Reportedly Finalists for Shohei Ohtani

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The Cubs would neither confirm nor deny on Sunday night whether they made the cut to the next stage of the process for the player some call the " Babe Ruth of Japan". "I can't change that that we're a big market and I can't change we're in the East". By leaving Japan at 23, Ohtani can only sign a standard major-league rookie contract, and his signing bonus cannot exceed $3.535 million. Read More »

You won't be forgotten: B-town mourns Shashi Kapoor's death

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Two minutes silence was observed at Delhi International Film Festival to pay homage to the veteran actor on his demise. His wife Jennifer Kendal (sister of actress Felicity Kendal) had died in 1984. He appeared in several English-language films, including several Merchant Ivory productions, such as The Householder , Shakespeare Wallah , Bombay Talkie, and Heat and Dust. Read More »

Penn State to Face Washington in Fiesta Bowl

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The Nittany Lions' second straight 10-win regular season earned them a second straight berth in a prestigious New Year's Six game. No. 11 Washington, tied for second in the Pac-12 North, is also 10-2, with losses to unranked Arizona State, 13-7, and No. Read More »

Ali spoils Cotto's farewell battle with resolution win

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Ali, a so-called 13-1 underdog with some oddsmakers prior to the bell, won on scores of 115-113, 116-112 and 115-113, capturing Cotto's WBO Junior Middleweight title in the process. "I've been fighting since I was eight years old, and I've been in big arenas". On that occasion, the surnamed Ali was Muhammad, not Sadam, and the man whom many consider to be the greatest heavyweight of all time looked to be every bit of his almost 40 years. Read More »

Roses are red: Georgia heads to Pasadena for playoff

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Much like Georgia, Oklahoma is a postseason veteran, appearing in a bowl for the 19th straight season, the fourth-best active streak in the country. In Georgia's only previous appearance in the Rose Bowl Game, the Bulldogs defeated UCLA, 9-0, on January 1, 1943. Read More »

Tiger Woods closes Hero World Challenge with strong round, shoots 68

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Fowler, who had gone into the final day on seven under par, birdied the first seven holes and then the ninth as he went out in 28, and carded three more on the back nine to finish 18 under. "At that time I've already played four par-fives and nothing happened". After rolling in his putt at 14, Woods doffed his cap and gave fans a little bow. Read More »

Packers stay alive with overtime victory over Bucs

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Ty Montgomery's first full season as an National Football League running back ended on Friday, when the Green Bay Packers placed him on injured reserve. Winston and Co. couldn't take advantage, and Packers linebacker Kyler Fackrell blew through Tampa Bay's interior protection to block the punt. Clay Matthews' 2.5 sacks were the most he has had since the Packers played the Bucs in Week 16 of the 2014 season, and Kenny Clark had his first two career sacks as well as a forced fumble. Read More »

Austin Rivers Tells Trash Talking Clippers Fan To 'Shut The F*ck Up'

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So he took out his frustration on Austin Rivers . If you listen very closely, it sounds like Rivers might be threatening to slap the fan, but that's just a guess. Rivers led the injury-riddled Clippers with 25 points and six assists , but it didn't matter as the team still got blown out at home to the tune of a 126-107 loss. Read More »

Tom Brady: New England Patriots QB sounds off on OC Josh McDaniels

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After limiting the Patriots to just nine points in the first half, Tom Brady led back-to-back scoring drives to open the second half as the Patriots opened up a 23-3 lead heading into the final quarter. Buffalo can keep their playoff hopes alive with a win, whereas New England can guarantee yet another double-digit win season if they pull it off. The ugly - It wasn't all pretty during the win. Read More »

Nathan Redmond makes his point after Pep talk

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I can not control myself. Sterling , who revealed past year that he had cut down on using Instagram and Twitter, has been in the form of his life this season. "It's not my business right now, it's for Txiki", said Pep . " Nothing negative or offensive was said towards me from Pep and that's what makes him one of the best managers in world football". Read More »

Cards, Giants have framework for Stanton deal

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They can't take on a large portion of the $295 million remaining on Stanton's deal. Los Angeles, consistently among the highest-spending teams, are hesitant due in part to what Stanton's large salary - an average annual value of $25 million - would mean for their efforts to get under baseball's luxury tax threshold. Read More »

Alabama makes playoff as No. 4 seed, gets rematch with Clemson

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I thought Ohio State would be picked because this would have been the most expedient result for the committee. Alabama was selected as the fourth team, over Ohio State. Oklahoma (12-1) overcame a stunning loss to Iowa State in October to win its third straight Big 12 title with a commanding 41-17 win over TCU. Clemson won it's third straight ACC Championship this season, beating Miami 38-3 Saturday night. Read More »

Eagles sign WR Alshon Jeffery to four-year contract extension

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There are also some incentives as well that can increase that total number. Jeffery's deal will keep him with Philadelphia through the 2021 season . Players are looking at this Eagles team and the opportunity to play with a budding star such as Wentz and signing on the dotted line when they can. Read More »

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic a doubt for Arsenal game

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It's just Arsenal . Focus on this game'. "We don't think how many points we are in front of them, how many we are behind the leaders". 'It's hard enough for us to be focused on other things. "They are a unsafe team, they have made fantastic results so to beat a team like that you need to be at your best and that's what I want to focus on". Read More »

Scintillating Blitzboks victorious in Dubai

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Besides Senatla, who starred throughout the two days in Dubai, Werner Kok also stood out in a team that again looked well-coached, fit and happy. The Kiwis had earned a spot in the final after downing England 14-5 in the semis, battling back from a 5-0 half-time deficit. Read More »

Randi Zuckerberg exposes sexual harassment on Alaska Airlines

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Before the plane even departed the gate, a man seated next to her in first class asked her if she fantasised about a female colleague who was travelling with her, and then he provided vulgar commentary about the women who walked by him as they boarded, she said in a Facebook post. Read More »

Scott Frost to leave UCF for Nebraska's head coaching job, ESPN reports

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In a press release, Nebraska announced that Scott Frost has been hired as the Cornhuskers' next head football coach. After achieving a flawless regular season last Friday against the University of South Florida, the Knights beat the Tigers 62-55 in double overtime Saturday, winning their conference championship. Read More »

Guardiola probed by English FA over challenge with Redmond

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In an extremely animated exchange with the Saints' Nathan Redmond , which initially appeared to be aggravated and fiery, the City boss was seen remonstrating something or other with the full-back. "I never judge and never will judge the way my opponents play against my team". And Guardiola believes those are the moments in football that players, managers and fans crave. Read More »

Will Jimbo Fisher be on private plane owned by Texas A&M alum?

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Fisher will not coach the Seminoles this Saturday in their regular season finale against Louisiana-Monroe. Several students WTXL spoke to say they strongly believe the football team's bad record this season played a large role and if the team had a strong season, this would not be happening. Read More »

Shohei Ohtani will sign with an Major League Baseball team by Christmas

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In addition, MLB said Kazuhisa Makita, a 33-year-old right-hander on the Pacific League's Seibu Lions, will be posted by December 31. For Minor League contracts, the release fee will be a flat 25% of the signing bonus. Neither Ohtani or his team will be subject to the new posting system , as the recently expired system was extended a year. For guaranteed contracts worth less than $25 million, the major league team will pay 20 percent of that value to the team in Japan. Read More »

Jose Mourinho unfazed by Romelu Lukaku goal drought for Manchester United

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Jose Mourinho and Rio Ferdinand were both asked about Lukaku's struggles in front of goal and offered completely different opinions. The former Sweden global has made a handful of substitute appearances but the 36-year-old is still waiting to make his first start of the season as Lukaku's confidence continues to waiver. Read More »

Woods opens with 69 at Hero World Challenge

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If the 41-year-old had stirred the memory bank with his first-round 69, then with three birdies in his first four holes, he switched on the mixer and made all the high-points of his career suddenly pour over back into the consciousness. "I thought I did great", he told broadcaster Sky Sports. "After that 31 on the front I could have got two more on the back nine, so that's frustrating", Woods said afterwards. Read More »

Southgate warns against writing off Tunisia and Panama

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England manager Gareth Southgate refused to get carried away with what appeared to be a hugely favourable draw on Friday for his team at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. They beat Tunisia 1-0 but were eliminated after losing 2-0 to England in Lens, with Darren Anderton putting the English ahead before David Beckham scored a wonderful free-kick. Read More »

Alexandre Lacazette will miss Manchester United clash, confirms Arsene Wenger

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Mourinho will be without the midfielder Michael Carrick who is out with a calf injury and will not feature on Saturday, while the centre-back Eric Bailly is still struggling with a knock and will probably be unavailable for this tilt. Let's see the feeling before the match, let's see the warm-up. Last May Arsenal won 2-0 against an admittedly under-strength United side as Mourinho kept some of his squad fresh for the business end of their Europa League campaign. Read More »

NC State, Doeren agree to new deal through 2022

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Sources tell us that he's made a decision to stay put, and that he was offered a higher salary and an extension on his contract. NC State finished the regular season with an 8-4 record, including six wins in ACC play. On the same day conflicting reports had the Vols had a deal/had no deal with Purdue's Jeff Brohm, the N.C. State coach emerged Wednesday as a (nother) serious candidate for the Vols. Read More »

Conor McGregor's father responds to claims his son's life is in danger

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You can tell him about my ire. After being fined the lightweight champion told the court: "I apologise for that". The spokesperson also confirmed that the UFC star was charged after he was caught breaking the country's 100kph (60mph) national speed limit while traveling on the N7 in County Dublin on March 31. Read More »

Everton to name ex-England manager, Sam Allardyce as boss

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He stepped down after just five months in the job - his first since an ill-fated one-game spell as England manager - having led the club to eight wins in 21 games to secure a 14th-place finish in the league. Sam Allardyce is expected to attend Everton's Premier League fixture at Goodison Park tonight with his confirmation as manager imminent. Alan Pardew has defended his appointment at West Brom and Sam Allardyce's at Everton, insisting they have a "history of delivering", reports Sky ... Read More »