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Adrian Peterson era over in Minnesota

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But since he signed in Oakland, his experience has been overwhelmingly positive. "When I saw that maybe this could be a team I would be playing for, obviously you think about those different scenarios", Murray said. Murray played behind a top-five offensive line with the Raiders a year ago, as they spent tons of money in order to protect their franchise quarterback and get their run game going. Read More »

Mark Cuban needles Blake Griffin over getting shoved down by JJ Barea

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The action left Redick with his 31st career four-point play, which ranked him second behind teammate Jamal Crawford (50). "Even with the 7'2" Salah Mejri inserted to comically guard the much, much shorter Chris Paul's inbound pass, JJ Redick freed himself for a darn good look that was a touch strong, a fitting end for what was a 2-for-9 shooting night for the shooting guard. Read More »

LSU hires Will Wade away from VCU

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It's time to move forward and get going". He replaces Will Wade , who resigned Monday night to take the same position at LSU. Wade's coaching career spans four years; two in Chattanooga and the past two at VCU. They were to be bolstered by a recruiting class ranked among the top 25 by several services that grade recruiting, but some of those recruits may now revisit those commitments. Read More »

NFL Working to Reduce Commercial Breaks During Games

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We'll see how much he actually gets done. Rushing offenses off the field to kick the extra point seems to be an attempt to curb fun without directly outlawing it. A tablet would be brought to the referee on the field to communicate with NY. Replay rulings will be made as soon as the referee has a decision . Read More »

Derby day: O'Shea previews Wales clash

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Is it [the question] because it's Gareth Bale or was it a genuinely bad challenge? Ireland manager Martin O'Neill certainly did, and he'd know, claiming Coleman to be a phenomenal captain who is having a phenomenal season, both of which are true, but in the wake of his loss, who succeeds the Everton defender as Ireland captain? They've been good to me and I feel that when I've been playing I've been good for them, so we fit now and leaving when my last game was the one where I broke my leg ... Read More »

Juve on red alert as Liverpool and Arsenal pounce on Barcelona midfielder

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The extension signed by Rafinha, who has been at Barca since the age of 13, runs until June 2020, with the new deal increasing his buyout clause to €75m. Rafinha is a good player, but this signing wouldn't do much to excite the Liverpool faithful on the face of things. If that's not here, there's nothing wrong in going out on loan. Read More »

Red Wings beat reeling Wild 3-2 in OT

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Using his enormous speed, Athanasiou sped in past the blue line all alone, brought goalie Devan Dubnyk flat on his stomach with a deke and put the puck into a almost open net. After the two games against the Wings, they host Columbus on Thursday. Green's 58-foot wrist shot managed to squeak through several bodies on the way to the goal, and in behind the drastically screened Dubnyk. Read More »

USF defensive back Hassan Childs injured during shooting

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According to the Tampa Police Department, the incident happened off-campus at 11:15 p.m.at the Eagles Point Apartment Complex on North 46th Street in Tampa. "Out of respect for the integrity of the investigation, we can not comment further at this time". It is unclear what started the argument. The case has been sent to local prosecutors to determine if charges will be filed. Read More »

Ex-Chargers LB Manti Te'o signs with Saints

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Prior to that, his best season statistically was 2015 when he recorded 83 tackles, forced a fumbled and intercepted a pass. Coaches also love his work ethic. But they still finished 27th in yards allowed and 31st in points allowed. If the deal pushes through, Te'o would be the second linebacker acquired by the Saints this offseason with former Carolina Panthers' Klein signing a three-year, $15 million contract during the start of free-agency. Read More »

Kohli in doubt for Australia showdown

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Injury couldn't keep Virat Kohli from true action. Pujara knows that the third double century of his career came at the most appropriate time, when his team was staring at the barrel after losing the toss and seeing Australia notch up 451. Read More »

Dallas Cowboys sign T Byron Bell to one-year deal

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Dallas tried to have a transition for Free's eventual retirement in pace, drafting Green in the third round of the 2015 draft. The Dallas Cowboys' slow, deliberate and thrifty approach to free agency took another measured step on Friday with a visit from free agent offensive tackle Byron Bell . Read More »

England's Jermain Defoe: 'International return emotional'

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Defoe did the business for his manager - opening the scoring at English football headquarters. England lacked the spark they showed in their promising performance against Germany on Wednesday, and the only real moment of quality came in the shape of that goal from Vardy. Read More »

Golden State Warriors see Kevin Durant healthy before NBA Playoffs

Durant , who sprained the MCL in his left knee February 28 against the Wizards, didn't appear to be slowed Tuesday as he took jumpers before Golden State's game at Dallas. Rookie Patrick McCaw has been starting in his place, but his 3.9 points and 1.4 rebounds per game is nowhere near Durant's 25.3 and 8.2. The Warriors opened the week with a commanding 122-92 win over the Orlando Magic last Thursday, using 21 first-quarter points from Klay Thompson to build a double-digit lead in the ... Read More »

Shashank Manohar agrees to stay on temporarily

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That, cricket's leading administrators hope, will give them enough time to implement the changes to the governance and financial models of the ICC, changes behind which Manohar has been a significant presence. Sri Lanka Cricket did not respond to the initiative. I have told them that I will remain as a chairman only till the transition period. Shashank Manohar has deferred his resignation as chairman of the International Cricket Council and will continue in the post until administrative ... Read More »

East Regional final all about the SEC

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The SEC squad has relied on an unreal display of offensive efficiency; during conference play, SC scored just 1 PPP, third to last in the SEC. The Southeastern Conference is supposed to be a football league. Now, an answer: Maybe it has. SC won the January 18 game in Columbia 57-53, while Florida took the game in Gainesville, Fla., 81-66 on February 21. Read More »

Hunt set to headline UFC Fight Night: Auckland

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Joseph Benavidez has been second only to flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson for years now, and hasn't lost to anyone but "Mighty Mouse" in over five years. Judoka Kelly, who has represented Australia at four Olympics, most recently beat Rashad Evans in Las Vegas on March 4 after wins over Chris Camozzi, Antonio Carlos and Steve Montgomery. Read More »

Lyon revels at extracting bounce at Dharamsala pitch

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Playing a batsmen short, opener Lokesh Rahul's indiscretion cost India dearly. Lyon dismissed took two crucial wickets of Rahane and Pujara before they could further create much damage. Rahul had batted patiently for 124 deliveries before a verbal volley from Cummins appeared to affect his concentration. Rahane walked in and nearly handed another wicket to Cummins when he tried to guide another bouncer over the slip cordon. Read More »

PCB suspends pacer Mohammad Irfan in spot-fixing case

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A statement released by the board confirmed the suspension on Irfan. The lanky fast bowler along with Pakistani opener Shahzaib Hasan was previously issued a demand note and by that both were bound to share all the information with PCB anti-corruption unit. Read More »

Mauro Ranallo issues first comment in over a week

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Last week Mauro Ranallo missed WWE SmackDown Live, and it was believed that he didn't make it to the show due to weather as Pittsburgh was hit with a hefty amount of snow. "As everybody knows, he's very vocal about it, but Mauro is bi-polar", Rutten said. "I talked to him and he's sent me amusing video clips.it's all in good spirits, I think he will be back to normal very soon". Read More »

Quinton de Kock won't play IPL 2017

Faf du Plessis was fed a spoonful of his own medicine when he fell to a superb catch - the likes of which he would have been proud of taking himself - by Tom Latham . The 25-year-old Cantabrian earned figures of 93-4 by the end of the innings, while Wagner bowled 104-3 and de Grandhomme picked up 62-2. As the threatened rain held off, South Africa put on 120 in the session which was extended by 30 minutes to compensate for time lost on the Day One. Read More »

US Hammers Honduras in Qualifier

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Always a plucky side, the Los Catrachos will be sitting deep, trying to absorb the pressure, as they know full well that the United States needs the three points more than they do. The win moves the US into fourth place in the qualifying table, just one point behind its next opponent Panama , who the Americans will travel to face in Panama City on March 28. Read More »

Cheteshwar Pujara breaks Gautam Gambhir's eight-year-old record

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Vijay, who scored 82 runs in Ranchi Test, faltered today at the picturesque stadium when a fine delivery by Josh Hazlewood (1/35) got the edge of his bat and Matthew Wade made no mistake behind of the stumps. After Murali Vijay's dismissal, Pujara went on to slam his 15th half-century to cement India's position against Australia's first innings total of 300. Read More »

4th Test, Day 2: Over to India's batsmen now in Dharamsala

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The off-spinner broke a barren patch after his eight-wicket haul on day one in Bengaluru. "I am happy to go out there and bowl", Lyon said. "On a personal front, [it] hasn't been the worst series for me". "We are missing Virat, somebody like that is a huge influence and leads from the front with his energy and aggression". It will keep us interested in the second innings. Read More »