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by | January 01, 2018 | 02:12

With the loss, the Eagles finished the regular season with a 13-3 record and failed to win the meaningless game that would have given them their first 14-win season in franchise history. Dallas' offense was anemic despite their first team being matched up with nearly all Philadelphia backups, and the defensive guys deserve credit for that from Jim Schwartz all the way down to the special teams players.

by | December 31, 2017 | 04:05

Liberia's Vice President Joseph Boakai has conceded defeat in a presidential election run-off to former football star George Weah, easing the country further towards its first democratic transition of power in more than 70 years. Weah adds that "we have a lot to do together to accelerate the building of tomorrow's Africa". "Even though I will not be the captain of the ship, it is my fervent desire that the ship of state always sails smoothly".

by | December 31, 2017 | 03:07

Washington matches up well with PSU on both sides of the ball, and if Petersen is able to pull out some tricks, it could be the difference in the game .?Then again, the Lions have a new offensive coordinator in Ricky Rahne, so don't be surprised if he has some tricks up his sleeve that he's been waiting to use.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:39

I have nothing to lose and I will just enjoy the match". "It's too tough. I think everybody can look forward to a great and tense start of the season". "But it's really good", the tennis star said, according to The Guardian . I felt great on the court, the surface feels great for my game. "I'm excited.

by | December 31, 2017 | 02:41

Jackson completed 13 of 31 passes for 171 yards, with two touchdowns, four picks and six sacks. The holiday season bowls just keep on coming, don't they? It likely was Lamar Jackson's farewell performance. He had the longest run of his career, a 75-yarder late in the second quarter, and a 13-yard TD scamper earlier in the game in which he split two defenders and made another look silly.

by | December 30, 2017 | 01:54

Informing him of their decision immediately. Tampa Bay's previous two head coaches were fired after two seasons: Lovie Smith went 8-24 in 2014-15 and Greg Schiano went 11-21 in 2012-13. Six of their last seven games have been decided by one score with Tampa Bay going 1-5 in those contests. "Dirk has been here (since) my first year, " Winston said.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:26

Andros Townsend , a former Tottenham Hotspur player, levelled the match five minutes after the restart, however, a quick-fire brace from Alexis Sanchez ensured Arsenal would head back to North London with the three points. Palace remain one point off the drop zone. Sanchez's excellence prompted the inevitable question to Wenger afterwards about whether he was fearful of losing the Chilean, especially with the striker's contract expiring at the end of the season.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:03

United States model Chrissy Teigen and singer husband John Legend were on a flight that was half-way from Los Angeles to Tokyo when it was forced to turn back after an "unauthorised person" was found onboard. Teigen tweeted that she had "so many questions" and said the person who had boarded the wrong flight "must be mortified". That's all I ask. 'They keep saying the person had a United ticket.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:38

That should be enough. "So good, such a fantastic improvement, development, outstanding, played for the England national team, played for us and was superb". "He is getting the goals now that you'd expect from a centre-forward". "When you go to one of the so-called bigger clubs and perform like that and get the result - especially in the position we were in, with the confidence low".

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:23

But after visiting with New England on Tuesday, Harrison has signed with the Patriots . The 39-year-old posted a selfie with quarterback Tom Brady shortly after the news of his signing broke. The only competition for that coveted top seed is the Pittsburgh Steelers , but the Patriots can handle business all on their own. Both teams have locked up a first-round bye in the playoffs.

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:05

Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward registered two more sacks against the Texans on Monday and that now gives him a team-high 12 for the season. What they didn't need is T.J. That's because the Steelers offense is as lethal as ever. Antonio Brown may not be back as soon as initially believed.

by | December 26, 2017 | 02:18

Bleacher Report's Matt Miller projected Rosen to the Browns in his latest mock draft, but he pointed to the Los Angeles Chargers as the gunslinger's ideal long-term landing spot. "We did not draft a quarterback in the first round and say, 'This is our quarterback of the future.' We took a quarterback". Rosen is the early favorite to be the No.

by | December 25, 2017 | 17:33

Calaveras County's rate fell from 4.2-percent to 3.8 percent in November. Texas employers added 54,500 workers to their payrolls in November, bringing the statewide unemployment rate to the lowest level in four decades, the Texas Workforce Commission said Friday.

by | December 25, 2017 | 16:58

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin received a Christmas package containing horse feces at his residence in Los Angeles, as well as messages critical of the recently approved tax reform, authorities confirmed today. When the bomb squad opened the gift, they found what they called a "pretty good quantity' of horse manure". "Who coulda done such a thing", he wrote.

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:39

The legendary forward posted 36 emojis on Twitter and added: 'Congratulations Harry Kane!' The team today fought, it was a massive battle, Burnley are doing a fantastic season, for me it is an unbelievable performance. The challenge in the first half they both went for it and I thought the penalty was a penalty". Kane, who oozed confidence and class throughout, put Spurs ahead from the penalty spot in the seventh minute after a controversial penalty award when Dele Alli went down ...

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:37

Such were the depths of Arsenal's defensive ineptitude that the players were booed off at halftime at Emirates Stadium. Philippe Coutinho had Liverpool in front at half time, the Brazil global beating Petr Cech with a deft header after Mohamed Salah's cross looped up off Laurent Koscielny.

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:09

INJURY REPORT: Justin Stockton (concussion) is probable for Texas Tech today, while Derrick Willies (disciplinary) is questionable and D.J. Polite-Bray (disciplinary) is out for the year. South Florida's most impactful player is quarterback Quinton Flowers , who can make plays in the air and on the ground. At the beginning of the second quarter , the Red Raiders defense stopped Flowers from completing two deep throws to force a fourth down that the Bulls could not convert.

by | December 23, 2017 | 01:23

Thisara Perera and Nuwan Pradeep picked up two wickets each for Sri Lanka . Kusal Perera top-scored with 77 runs while Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal claimed four wickets. The Sri Lankan team continued to lose wickets and was stuck at 87 runs in 16 overs. He scored 91.5% of his runs in boundaries. At present, on behalf of India , Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul are present on the crease.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:11

The Mavs' Charlie Villanueva found himself the subject of a very odd robbery recently, as the National Basketball Association player came home to discover that, among other things, his toilet and home appliances had been stolen. That was it for the late night and early morning tweets from Villanueva, but he still had the same reaction roughly seven hours after he sent his last tweet.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:11

The NHL's New York Islanders have won a bid contest to develop land near Belmont Park into a new arena site, beating New York City FC of Major League Soccer among others, multiple reports said Tuesday. Discussions for development of Belmont Park began 12 years ago, but initially did not include a sports arena. Capacity for hockey in Brooklyn is 15,795, the second-smallest in the NHL.

by | December 21, 2017 | 01:10

Tampa Bay dropped the "Devil" from its nickname, went from worst-to-first the following year on a stunning run to the World Series, and has been to the playoffs three more times since while going 855-766 (.527) in its second decade. UPDATE, 5:55: Trade talks apparently picked up this afternoon, perhaps related to previous activity by other teams, and for first time Rays officials sound like something could happen tonight."At this point today, some of those conversations are movi".

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:14

The Zips won the first bowl game in school history in 2015, defeating Utah State, 23-21. The Lane Train will be making an extended stop in Boca Raton. 3 on the depth chart, has been a key figure in FAU's closing rushing. "We're obviously looking toward keeping Lane long term". In fact, having an ample amount of time to prepare for Akron's trick plays mixed in with a dominant running game will make for some fun college football .

by | December 19, 2017 | 11:11

The Indiana Pacers were 10 seconds from victory against the Boston Celtics , one point ahead with possession of the ball. Kyrie Irving led the Celtics with 30 points. "We've got to have a better start". "It's a 48-minute game and we just lost our composure", IN coach Nate McMillan said of the poor execution. - Boston became the first team to win a game this season after trailing by five or more with 20 seconds left in regulation.

by | December 18, 2017 | 01:14

His three defensive stops were his most in a single game since the Week 12 win over Houston and he picked up two hurries (his first multi-pressure game since Week 11) and a batted pass that nearly turned into an interception for Terrell Suggs, but for DeShone Kizer's intervention.

by | December 18, 2017 | 01:13

The Egyptian global is now leading the race for the Golden Boot, while his teammates Roberto Firmino (12), Philippe Coutinho (9) and Sadio Mane (7) have also been chipping in across all competitions. "Against Liverpool , who are so good on the counterattack, you can't turn the ball over like we did today". "You have to look at yourself, you can't look at the opposition", he said .

by | December 18, 2017 | 01:12

Griezmann at first reacted to the criticism by tweeting: "Calm down friends, I'm a fan of the Harlem Globetrotters and of this great era". United were heavily linked with Griezmann during the last transfer window, with the 26-year-old hinting he would welcome the switch before committing to Atletico Madrid for the current campaign.

by | December 18, 2017 | 00:58

Rodgers was clearly rusty in his return, off for much of the game with his accuracy and comfort in the pocket. The other two interceptions were brought down by cornerbacks Bradberry and Daryl Worley - the second week in a row both players had picks.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:13

FILE PHOTO: Rap mogul Russell Simmons speaks at a news conference along with members of Justice League NYC to present a list of demands at City Hall in NY, U.S. Drew Dixon told the New York Times she was working as an executive at Def Jam Recordings in 1995 when Simmons started to act sexually abusive.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:09

It's been reported Turner and Sherra Wright attended the same church , but their exact relationship is unclear. On July 19, 2010, authorities received a 911 call from Wright's cell phone - before the call was dropped, the dispatcher heard what sounded like gunshots.

by | December 17, 2017 | 01:38

And what about the WWE? There have been plenty of other rumors attached to McGregor's name since the Mayweather fight as well including one about the Irishman potentially making an appearance in World Wrestling Entertainment. "F-- the WWE", McGregor said . The news does mean, however, that "Money" has been involved in the four most popular fights in boxing history. After his triangle-choke submission of Kevin Lee at UFC 216 in October, Ferguson issued a highly-profane challenge to ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:59

Last year, Cozart batted.297 with 24 home runs, 63 RBIs and an on-base percentage of.385 - all of which are now single-season career-high marks. Cozart will look to follow up his All-Star campaign in 2017 with Los Angeles, as the Angels continue to make big splashes this winter.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:01

The people spoke Friday on condition of anonymity because the agreement is contingent on Santana passing a physical. Santana, a 31-year-old switch hitter with a career on-base percentage of.365, was a mainstay of the Cleveland Indians lineups that have produced three playoff appearances in the past five years, including the 2016 American League pennant.

by | December 16, 2017 | 06:00

The 2011 first-round pick out of Temple signed a five-year, $86 million contract with the Jets prior to the 2016 season, but per Mehta, they can cut him before the third day of the new league year in March to save $11 million and incur $9 million in dead money.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:57

I thought he attacked tonight early. It certainly adds spice to the contests and as he's proven to be the NBA's king of social media, we don't expect it to stop anytime soon. That hurts ... I should have made the play I needed to make and not even have it go to overtime. Simmons finished with seven points on 3-for-8 shooting and had eight assists after Butler forced him into missing his first four shots from the field.

by | December 16, 2017 | 05:56

A 67-year old woman, who was identified as Ashatai Kamble , was hit by his auto and later succumbed to injuries in a hospital. Kolhapur police has taken Ajinkya Rahane's father into custody. As of now, the case has been registered at the Kohlapur Police under the IPC Act 304A, 337, 338, 279 and 184. "(Madhukarrao) Rahane is cooperating with the investigation", he added.

by | December 15, 2017 | 07:49

In the eleventh over of the Sri Lankan innings during the second ODI between India and Sri Lanka at Mohali , with Lahiru Thirimanne and Angelo Mathews at the crease, Mathews ran hard to complete a second run and cover his ground at the striker's end.

by | December 14, 2017 | 16:04

We can talk about the weather if you want", he added. "If we're going to talk, we have to have a period of quiet . or it's going to be very hard to have productive discussions". It should be noted that he did go on to specify one precondition: a "period of quiet" without any new North Korean nuclear bomb detonations or missile tests.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:36

Keenum and company battled, but the Vikings could now be on the outside looking in at home-field advantage in the NFC playoff picture. The Panthers quarterback popped a 62-yard run late in the game, which allowed them to finish off a 31-24 win over the Vikings.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:21

Showing signs of the college version of Johnny Manziel during his brief IMG Academy stay, Patterson, who is from Shreveport, La., was a hot commodity as the No. Jim Harbaugh makes $11 million a year. Earlier this season, Finebaum called Harbaugh "overrated." Walterfootball.com projects he could be a first-round selection in 2019, so an impressive first-year season at MI could do wonders for his stock.

by | December 11, 2017 | 02:55

If you haven't been near a computer screen today, Keaton is the middle schooler whose tearful question - "Just out of curiosity, why do they bully?" - just might become a rallying cry of the anti-bullying movement. The Knox County School District said he "is now not enrolled as a Knox County Schools student". "But if you are made fun of, don't let it bother you".