• Ticats cleared to sign Manziel … if they want

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    According to a statement released by the league , representatives have been in discussions to determine whether the former Heisman trophy victor was eligible. Masoli is a free agent, which could be an opening for Manziel to play for Jones, who was known for his wide-open, pass-happy offenses at several college stops.
  • Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp praises Claude Puel for making Leicester City more efficient

    Liverpool's Jurgen Klopp praises Claude Puel for making Leicester City more efficient

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    The Reds are scoring freely, at will; they have been very stingy with goals at home this season and they are unbeaten in 14 games in all competitions since their loss to Spurs. 36 of Liverpool's 45 league goals this term have been scored or assisted by either Mohamed Salah , Philippe Coutinho or Roberto Firmino. "But that's how the Premier League is".
  • Giants suspend Apple for finale for 'detrimental' conduct

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    Earlier this week, Apple got into a heated exchange with cornerbacks coach Tim Walton and then dismissed the media, telling them he had to go "take a [expletive]", leading to the aforementioned suspension. "There's only just one corner that needs to grow, and we all know who that is", he said. Besides, the other two guys, [Rodgers-Cromartie] and [Jenkins], I love those two guys.
  • Colts QB Andrew Luck optimistic despite nagging shoulder injury

    Colts QB Andrew Luck optimistic despite nagging shoulder injury

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    He said he doesn't think his 2018 season is in jeopardy and he plans on being ready for everything. Luck remained optimistic when talking with reporters and said he does not think he will need another surgery, adding that he feels much stronger and more stable.
  • Cold here to stay, some snow on the way for Saturday

    Cold here to stay, some snow on the way for Saturday

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    We are tracking single digit *air temperatures* through the middle of the upcoming week. Temperatures continue to drop under mostly clear skies Sunday night into Monday morning. Most will be north of the city with at most a half inch. Another wind chill advisory will go in effect Thursday night until 6 a.m. Friday for part of the Bay State.
  • José Mourinho laments Manchester United's reduced status

    José Mourinho laments Manchester United's reduced status

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    The United boss was speaking after his side's disappointing 2-2 draw with Burnley saw them lose further ground to runaway Premier League leaders and crosstown rivals Manchester City . He said: "At 2-0, it makes things more hard at half-time, I need my players to believe in them [selves] and I need them to believe in me; to accept the risk and not be afraid to lose three or four".
  • Ashes 2017 - 18: England under scanner for ball tampering

    Ashes 2017 - 18: England under scanner for ball tampering

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    Under Law 41 , it is an offence "for any player to take any action which changes the condition of the ball". Bayliss is one of the most laid-back coaches in world cricket but he knows how a ball-tampering row erupted in Australia past year when South Africa captain Faf Du Plessis was caught on camera rubbing saliva on the ball while sucking a sweet and wanted to quickly check with the umpires if there was anything going on.
  • Despite finding lapse over Savage hit, National Football League will not penalize Texans

    Despite finding lapse over Savage hit, National Football League will not penalize Texans

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    A joint NFL-NFL Players Association review released Friday concluded that while staff followed protocol, "the outcome was unacceptable and therefore further improvements in the Protocol are necessary". "The slow-motion video, which focused more directly on the fencing posture, was not broadcast until after the doctors had begun the sideline evaluation and thus was not seen by the medical staff prior to the evaluation".
  • Eagles to Play Starters vs Cowboys in Regular-Season Finale

    Eagles to Play Starters vs Cowboys in Regular-Season Finale

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    What was the biggest surprise in Philadelphia sports this year? This usually results in starters sitting on the sidelines as they watch their depth guys and young player's take the field for the final game of the season. But if I must ... A victory over the Cowboys would give the Eagles a franchise-record 14 wins. The Philadelphia Eagles have nothing more to accomplish at this point of the season.
  • Chelsea still have plenty to achieve, says Conte

    Chelsea still have plenty to achieve, says Conte

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    The reigning champions, now placed third in the Premier League table after 20 games, are just a point below second-placed United and stand a great chance of moving into the second position with a win over the Potters, considering Jose Mourinho's men have been struggling to get results over the last week.
  • Breaking Down UFC 219: Cyborg vs. Holm

    Breaking Down UFC 219: Cyborg vs. Holm

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    Having already proven the worth of her jiu jitsu acumen with a pair of rear-naked choke finishes, Calvillo now faces her most experienced opponent to date. On her goal to become the first woman to hold UFC titles in two different divisions: "Ninety-nine percent of it is just, I want to win, because I want to beat anybody I fight , whether it be for a belt, no belt, first fight of the night, last fight of the night - doesn't matter".
  • Wade Davis Agrees To Terms With Rockies

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    The contract includes a vesting player option that can increase the value to four years and $66 million if Davis finishes 30 games in 2020 and picks up his option, a source said. It remains to be seen if the Rockies feel like Davis will be the closer or if they will also try and bring back Holland, who is a free agent. Davis joined Chapman, Craig Kimbrel, Andrew Miller and Kenley Jansen in the discussion for the best reliever in baseball since 2014, when he transitioned to the bullpen ...
  • Kamara fined for cleats, creates GoFundMe account for donations

    Kamara fined for cleats, creates GoFundMe account for donations

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    Most players switched back to regular NFL-compliant shoes matching their uniforms before kickoff. "I'm gonna make a GoFundMe [fundraising page]", Kamara said. Kamara later tweeted a link to his GoFundMe effort to raise money for the Willie Hall Playground recreational department in New Orleans to provide cleats for their youth football programs.
  • Liverpool teenager claims racial abuse

    Liverpool teenager claims racial abuse

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    English FA has made representations to UEFA and Federation Internationale de Football Association regarding the racial abuse allegations. Kick It Out's European counterpart Fare said: "No young person should have to face this abuse". What about your team-mate being respectful to us?'" Liverpool submitted an official complaint after one alleged incident during a UEFA Youth League tie against Spartak Moscow earlier this month and Klopp vowed to continue to back his man.
  • Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE:APC) Upgraded to "Buy" by Seaport Global Securities

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    It has a 32.05 P/E ratio. The firm also offers loans, such as first mortgage loans secured by commercial, multi-family, and residential real estate properties; loans to business entities comprising commercial lines of credit; loans to condominium associations; and loans and leases used to finance equipment used by small businesses.