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Early in the game, the team was moving the ball inside of the red zone when running back Matt Jones fumbled into the end zone while fighting for extra yardage. The Redskins (4-2) forced only one turnover over the last two games but they haven't allowed an offensive touchdown over the last seven quarters. Norman, 28, had one tackle before exiting.
  • Kasper Schmeichel: 'No need for Leicester City to panic'

    Kasper Schmeichel: 'No need for Leicester City to panic'

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    A win for Leicester on Tuesday would put them within touching distance of qualifying for the last-16, so here are THREE players Ranieri must drop to get that important three points... Their attack is led by Andreas Cornelius, whose £8m move to Cardiff in their turbulent season in the Premier League was short-lived, injury-hit and unproductive, but Ranieri warned: "They are soldiers, fantastic, strong in the air, very organised and we'll need our best performance of the season".
  • Daley Blind: Manchester United away fans key for Anfield victory

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    They won their first games. We were on fire at the time and the way they played the game, very slow, sitting in, it was hard to watch. "I'm on the touchline to coach", Mourinho said . Mourinho's team went to Anfield and recorded a 2-0 win in a game best remembered for Steven Gerrard's slip. It had a big impact on us winning the league.
  • No. 2 Buckeyes claw past No. 8 Wisconsin in OT thriller

    No. 2 Buckeyes claw past No. 8 Wisconsin in OT thriller

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    And the pressure the defensive line got from Tyquan Lewis, Jalyn Holmes and others on the sack of Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook on the final play of the game nearly erased the memory of the Badgers marching 81 yards through OSU's defense to retake the lead late in the fourth quarter.
  • Angry Leicester fans slam Schlupp after Chelsea defat

    Angry Leicester fans slam Schlupp after Chelsea defat

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    And Willian will have been grateful to receive plenty of just that from his Blues teammates when Chelsea took on Leicester at Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon. Matic fed Pedro, who fell. The ball bobbled off Hazard's head and into his predatory path with the Belgian nipping around Kasper Schmeichel before slotting home.
  • Cubs put left-hander Rob Zastryzny on NLCS roster

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    That would normally fall someplace after the identity of the left-field line umpire in relevance to this best-of-seven. The Dodgers showcased their depth and resiliency to come back from 2-1 down against Washington, and having Kershaw is the ultimate equalizer in a playoff series.
  • 'Texas Tech vs. West Virginia

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    Meanwhile, WVU quarterback Skyler Howard flattened multiple defenders en route to 89 rushing yards and two rushing touchdowns, throwing for 318 yards. "It's awesome what they do", Holgorsen said. The Mountaineers are 13-12 in road day games under coach Dana Holgorsen . You can tell he's not quite 100%.
  • Liverpool bid to end woeful league run against United

    Liverpool bid to end woeful league run against United

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    Despite the heavy investment in new players that followed Mourinho's much-heralded arrival at Old Trafford, his team now have three points fewer than they managed from their first seven games of last season, when Louis van Gaal was in charge.
  • Donald Trump's Tax Plan Is A Ludicrous Windfall For The One Percent

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    Buffett, who supports Clinton , challenged Trump to release his tax returns , and also claimed that he was under audit and had "no problem in releasing (his) tax information while under audit". These averages alone might be misleading, however, since the benefits for households without children would be limited, and their incomes could even be reduced as a result of the increase in corporate taxes, which would weigh on wages and investment in the broader economy, according to the Tax ...
  • No reason to cancel NZ series - Lodha

    No reason to cancel NZ series - Lodha

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    There is absolutely no prohibition", said Lodha. After several meetings, BCCI has adopted a few recommendations made by the Lodha Panel but rejected the others citing they were suppressive. "This is wrong that we have frozen accounts of BCCI". Nor has it objected to the banking operations/payments relating to routine administration and conduct of cricket matches/tournaments/activities.
  • India rout New Zealand by 321 runs to complete 3-0 whitewash

    India rout New Zealand by 321 runs to complete 3-0 whitewash

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    Ashwin and Jadeja: 41 wickets; all New Zealand bowlers: 42 wickets. Among the Indian seamers, Mohammed Shami left an impregnable impession with his bowling exploits in the Kolkata and Kanpur Test .His efforst have been lauded by the Indian skipper Virat Kohli .
  • Germany midfielder Toni Kroos signs contract extension at Real Madrid

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    Madrid are expected to also shortly announce contract extensions for Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Luka Modric as they look to reward the players that have won them two Champions League in three seasons. Kroos signed for Real Madrid from Bayern Munich in the summer of 2014 for a fee of around €30 million. United have been after Kroos in the past, while City boss Pep Guardiola worked with him at Bayern.
  • Cowboys WR Bryant not likely vs. Packers

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    After a limited showing Wednesday, he may not be able to achieve much more than that one day later. The Green Bay Packers host the Dallas Cowboys in Week 6 of the National Football League schedule on Sunday, kick off time at 4:25 PM ET, at Lambeau Field.
  • One ace standing: Nats' Scherzer to face Dodgers in Game 5

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    There are just five teams still alive in the playoffs, with both the Blue Jays and Indians sweeping their way into the ALCS, and the Cubs awaiting the Dodgers-Nationals victor in the NLCS. Ross gave up four runs, three hits and two walks. But Utley grabbed the ball and with it still in his glove, tossed it to first a split second before Harper reached it.
  • A very happy Thanksgiving for Flames fans; team resigns Johnny Gaudreau

    A very happy Thanksgiving for Flames fans; team resigns Johnny Gaudreau

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    He's worthy of a first-round selection in most fantasy formats. Gaudreau didn't attend the Flames' training camp because he was still a restricted free agent. "I think this deal is a great deal for me and a great deal for the team", he said after a morning skate with the team. He led the Flames in goals, assists and points last season.
  • Max Holloway & Frankie Edgar Weigh In On Jose Aldo's Potential Retirement

    Max Holloway & Frankie Edgar Weigh In On Jose Aldo's Potential Retirement

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    If McGregor wins, it will be the first time a UFC fighter would hold two belts at the same time. He will get the chance to fulfill that dream at UFC 205, but according to Dana White, that dream will be short-lived. Aldo, who dropped the belt to McGregor a year ago, won the interim title from Frankie Edgar in July. "If he did take anything from me, if he did steal my blueprint then I think it's a good thing", said Mayweather.
  • Cubs RHP Hendricks leaves after taking liner off forearm

    Cubs RHP Hendricks leaves after taking liner off forearm

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    The Giants, who defeated the New York Mets in the wild card game to reach the NL Division Series, are trying to stretch their run of even-year playoff magic, after winning World Series titles in 2010, 2012 and 2014. Cueto bookended the fifth inning with strikeouts, bringing his rate back up to one per inning but in between Javier Baez struck a single - perhaps finding his stroke? "That one's on me".
  • Tebow aids ill fan after 1st Arizona Fall League game

    Tebow aids ill fan after 1st Arizona Fall League game

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    After the game, Twitter users say Tebow encountered an ill fan who was on the ground and spoke with him. While waiting for EMTs to arrive, Tebow "put his hand on the fan and said a quick prayer", according to KNXV-TV. Tebow could end up in Columbia next season if the 29-year-old continues with his attempt at a professional baseball career. Tebow chatted with the man, identified as Brandon , and found out he was a University of Georgia fan - the rival school of Tebow's alma mater, the ...
  • Wondolowski, Green lift US to 2-0 exhibition win at Cuba

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    Chris Wondolowski ended up being the difference maker for the U.S. walked away with a 2-0 win. On a field with as many bumps as blades of grass, both teams struggled early to create chances. Horvath was then rescued by the post in the second half as Maykel Reyes went close, just a few moments before substitute Wondolowski opened the scoring at the other end.
  • Estrada, Blue Jays romp in ALDS opener at Texas

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    He led the American League in fewest hits per nine innings. BEER-THROWING arrest: The man who threw a beer can at Orioles outfielder Hyun Soo Kim during the Blue Jays' win in Tuesday night's AL wild-card game was charged with mischief.
  • Tyler Eifert suffers setback, uncertain for fantasy owners

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    The Bengals will likely play it cautious with their star tight end, as they know he can be a major factor for the team if they find themselves in tight playoff race toward the end of the regular season. In addition to an 80-yard touchdown, Erickson had punt returns of 39, 30 and 18 yards in the preseason, as well as a 31-yard kick return. If there's a blemish on Dalton's season to this point it's that the Bengals are 2-2 heading into Sunday's game at Dallas, with the team ranking dead ...
  • British Open organizers pay tribute to Arnold Palmer

    British Open organizers pay tribute to Arnold Palmer

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    Obama on Sunday tweeted a photo of himself receiving a putting lesson from Palmer, 87, in the Oval Office and wrote, "Here's to The King who was as extraordinary on the links as he was generous to others". Athlete, pioneer, philanthropist, family man, and much more.RIP Arnie", tweeted U.S. golfer Zach Johnson. "In this week of the playing of the 41st Ryder Cup in particular, we remember fondly his time as a six-time Ryder Cup player and two-time captain", Pelley said.
  • Family, friends gather to remember 6-year-old shot at school

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    Jacob Hall was wounded when a 14-year-old student opened fire on a playground on September 28. The family of Jacob Hall says a "superhero" funeral is being planned. New charges filed against the teen on Monday also include one count of attempted murder in the wounding of what Adams' office said was "a recently identified child victim".
  • Eagles player Bradham charged with having gun at airport

    Eagles player Bradham charged with having gun at airport

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    Sunday's arrest resulted in a misdemeanor charge, and Bradham was charged with felony battery in connection with the incident in July. The Philadelphia Eagles issued a pretty standard statement on the issue saying, "We are aware of the report regarding Nigel Bradham".
  • Americans need short memory in the Ryder Cup

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    The Americans won all four of Friday morning's foursomes matches, then almost got shut out when they dropped three of four in the afternoon fourballs. "It was 4-zip after the morning". Europe teammates and compatriots Chris Wood and Lee Westwood are confident Willett can handle any over-the-top heckling that might come his way.
  • Purple Haze: No. 10 Washington rolls No. 7 Stanford 44

    Purple Haze: No. 10 Washington rolls No. 7 Stanford 44

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    Friday night, they just looked brutally beat down. When the final whistle sounded, the UW delivered Stanford's first loss of the season, and worst ever as a top-10 team. Those 2-yard runs became 7-yard runs. "We've been to a lot of big games, so our guys have some experience", Shaw said. Washington's offense offered a jarring contrast.
  • Renault Trezor concept revealed - two-seat sports EV

    Renault Trezor concept revealed - two-seat sports EV

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    Called the Trezor, it's unlikely to ever see the light of day - but its styling, with its over-sized c-shaped lights, does hint at how Renault's existing auto range will be revised next year. The drag coefficient is a barely-there 0.22, which should be obvious given the car's slick body. Kenneth Melville, a senior designer who's been at Renault for 25 years, says working on a project like the Trezor is an expressive, exciting and fast-paced job for a designer, and a chance to shine.
  • Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City preview

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    Mauricio Pochettino is relishing facing off with his old friend Pep Guardiola when Tottenham meet Manchester City on Sunday. Sometimes they arrive three times, four times and they don't score goals; sometimes they arrive four times, like the last game against Celtic - the second half they didn't have any chances, except the first goal in the first minute of the second half - and they score three goals.
  • LeBron wants Cavs, Smith to resolve dispute

    LeBron wants Cavs, Smith to resolve dispute

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    Rumors have hit this squad hard over the summer with Kevin Love being linked in trade talks and the Smith contract fiasco, but with James and the experience of winning last season, the right moves in the coming weeks could make it possible for another title in Cleveland .
  • Dallas Cowboys (2-1) at San Francisco 49ers (1-2)

    Dallas Cowboys (2-1) at San Francisco 49ers (1-2)

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    The Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers will renew a rivalry on Sunday. COWBOYS feeling good about selves after rookie QB Dak Prescott doubled the number of Dallas wins without Tony Romo over the last 3 years with convincing 31-17 Monday-night win over Bears in Week 3.
  • Dez Bryant's knee injury won't keep him out 'for an extended period'

    Dez Bryant's knee injury won't keep him out 'for an extended period'

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    Butler joined the Cowboys through a trade with Oakland last season after Bryant was injured in the season opener against the New York Giants. Bryant is a must-start against the 49ers' secondary in Week 4. Beasley was also banged up on the opening series, taking a hard shot to the chest from defensive back Adrian Amos after a completion that was initially marked as a first down.
  • India off to strong start in Kanpur despite Rahul exit

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    Playing its 500th test, India negotiated the first session comfortably with Murali Vijay on 39 and Cheteshwar Pujara on 34 at the interval. With close to 300 on the board, India still have a reasonable total on a pitch that is expected to aid spin more and more as the game progresses, but New Zealand's magnificent spirit has ensured that this is far from the one-sided contest it threatened to be in the first half of the day.
  • Siemian throws 4 touchdown passes as Broncos rally past Bengals, 29-17

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    The learning curve for the Denver Broncos is going to accelerate today, rapidly. Hill rushed for 85 yards on 11 carries and two touchdowns in the first half. The Broncos' offensive line overall a year ago was an island of misfit toys, with late additions and street free agents. He stumbled and fell short. That forced the Broncos to go for two after taking the 22-17 lead with 6:56 to go.
  • CSKA play down fan fears at Tottenham clash

    CSKA play down fan fears at Tottenham clash

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    Zenit St Petersburg, who visit Anzhi Makhachkala also on Sunday, sit third, three points further back. South Korean global Son had been heavily linked with a summer move away from the club after a hit-and-miss first season at White Hart Lane, but he chose to stay - and that decision has paid dividends.
  • Jets add Seferian-Jenkins after DUI arrest, release by Bucs

    Jets add Seferian-Jenkins after DUI arrest, release by Bucs

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    Friday's DUI was the second one for him, as the tight end was also cited for DUI in 2013 while at Washington. Seferian-Jenkins could be facing a league-mandated suspension of at least two games, per the NFL Policy and Program on Substances of Abuse.
  • West Ham defence 'laughable' vs Saints - Noble

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    By this time numerous home fans had filtered away in acute disappointment. Back a draw at 9/4 while Charlie Austin and Simone Zaza offer value as anytime goalscorers. "Mistakes in the defence, individual and team mistakes". That started the situation where we are low with confidence. Kouyate, who offered very little for West Ham and looked sluggish throughout, chose to go walk abouts in his own half, lose possession to Redmond and hand Southampton their second goal.
  • Giants WR Beckham fined $36000 for block

    Giants WR Beckham fined $36000 for block

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    Beckham has been lighting up the Giants sideline, jumping and screaming while several members of the team's coaching staff - and Eli Manning - tried to calm him down. The Fox Sports report said Beckham would have "very little wiggle room" for any unnecessary roughness in his first game against cornerback Josh Norman since their 2015 meeting.
  • Arizona Cardinals embarrassed in road loss to Buffalo Bills

    Arizona Cardinals embarrassed in road loss to Buffalo Bills

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    The first quarter had both defenses playing well early with the Bills scoring first with a 19-yard field goal by Dan Carpenter . BILLS , 0-2 for first time since 2010, fired offensive coordinator Greg Roman and replaced him with RB coach Anthony Lynn after Thursday-night 37-31 loss to Jets.
  • Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

    Charlotte police release video of shooting but doubts remain

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    Fayetteville, North Carolina Police Chief Harold Medlock, bucking the trend of cops opposing body cameras, says the he enthusiastically supports police using them, and their footage being made available to the public. The voice of Scott's wife, who was filming the situation on her cellphone, can be heard in the video, telling officers her husband doesn't have a gun.
  • Son Heung-min sends message to Tottenham fans after win against Middlesbrough

    Son Heung-min sends message to Tottenham fans after win against Middlesbrough

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    Boro fought back in the second half and Ben Gibson made things interesting in the 65th minute by halving the deficit. Tottenham, who finished third in the league last season, lie third in the standings with three wins from five games. Stewart Downing, who had been largely ineffectual throughout the afternoon, whipped in a free kick from the left and Gibson beat Victor Wanyama in the box to direct a strong header beyond the reach of Hugo Lloris.
  • Steelers quarterback likes what he sees from Carson Wentz so far

    Steelers quarterback likes what he sees from Carson Wentz so far

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    In the first quarter of a very important preseason, one that is going to be the small dress rehearsal into the National Football League for a player with Wentz' background, he gets hurt and suffers what looked like a painful rib injury. Wentz had 294 yards rushing last season in seven games. The first set up rookie quarterback Jacoby Brissett's 27-yard touchdown run. Those 21 games came when Dick LeBeau was defensive coordinator.