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Defending champions Real are 10 points behind leaders Barcelona following the draw at the Wanda Metropolitano. It is the first crisis of Zidane's still fledgling coaching career, but the Frenchman dismissed the building pressure. "On the issue of his confidence in front of goal, the plan is to get just one or two openings and then his streak will be flipped around". A point will also be enough for Madrid to ensure progress provided struggling Borussia Dortmund do not beat Tottenham in ...
  • Georgia's Roquan Smith named 2017 Bednarik Award finalist

    Georgia's Roquan Smith named 2017 Bednarik Award finalist

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    There was no notable omission. The Georgia junior is one of five finalists for the award that goes to the nation's top linebacker, it was announced Monday. In addition to Edmunds, Clemson's Dorian O'Daniel is a finalist. While Kirby Smart coached three players at Alabama who won the Butkus - Rolando McClain, C.J.
  • Eagles K Jake Elliott ruled out vs. Cowboys with head injury

    Eagles K Jake Elliott ruled out vs. Cowboys with head injury

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    He missed a 34-yard field goal before he was taken in for evaluation. On the ensuing kickoff, Grugier-Hill put the ball deep but without any hang time and the Cowboys returned it to the 29-yard line. Punter Donnie Jones is also an option to kick in Elliott's place. Elliott's injury offers an interesting playcalling lab tonight for the Eagles; there's a reasonable argument that National Football League coaches should perhaps go for two every time, and should go for it on fourth down more ...
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    Orgeron "assumes" Guice and Key will enter National Football League draft after season

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    Malone watched numerous team drills as Saahdiq Charles ran with the starters at left tackle. Coach Ed Orgeron is a Louisiana man through and through, and still has deep ties to his home. There are 19 seniors who will play their final game in Tiger Stadium on Saturday. The cut, which actually came courtesy of a Tennessee helmet, is on the back of Etling's right hand.
  • LeBron James On Colin Kaepernick: "Feels Like He's Been Blackballed"

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    The NBA star spoke candidly on the matter to ESPN's Dave McMenamin about the polarizing figure, and James believes it is pretty clear why Kaepernick is still unsigned. . No one in their right mind would willingly subject themselves to slave master tweets like the one Kaepernick's girlfriend lobbed at Ravens Owner Steve Bisciotti, for a guy who is just an National Football League player.
  • Michael O'Neill favourite for West Brom after Tony Pulis sacked

    Michael O'Neill favourite for West Brom after Tony Pulis sacked

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    Odds from Paddy Power. The defeat to Blues proved the final straw for Pulis , with a 4-0 thrashing leaving Baggies without a win in TEN top-flight games . The Irish Football Association wants to keep hold of O'Neill and has opened talks over a new deal, but would likely struggle to match an offer from West Brom should the Premier League club firm up their interest.
  • Brighton recover twice to share points with Stoke

    Brighton recover twice to share points with Stoke

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    Brighton manager Chris Hughton has opted to name the starting lineup which began the 1-0 triumph over Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium 16 days ago. The home fans - and players - were enraged when Glenn Murray appeared to be felled inside the box by Stoke captain Ryan Shawcross , only for referee Lee Mason to award a goal-kick.
  • 5 recruit Bol Bol, son of former NBA player, commits to Oregon

    5 recruit Bol Bol, son of former NBA player, commits to Oregon

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    Bol said he chose the Ducks over Kentucky, even though he said, "Kentucky had been my dream school ever since I was a kid". Bol explained his decision in a piece for The Players' Tribune . He didn't shy away from that. He was a dominant force at times on the Nike EYBL circuit last spring and summer for California Supreme, averaging 22.0 points, 9.3 rebounds and 3.9 blocks, while shooting 63.2 percent from the field.
  • Steelers' Marcus Gilbert suspended four games

    Steelers' Marcus Gilbert suspended four games

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    Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert said in a statement that the organization was "disappointed" and that Gilbert will not appeal his suspension. Photo of Marcus Gilbert and Ben Roethlisberger courtesy of Jared Wickerham/Getty Images . Still, coach Mike Tomlin recently used Hubbard as an example that he expects no dropoff when subs play significant snaps.
  • White Sox release 32-game spring training schedule

    White Sox release 32-game spring training schedule

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    Braves pitchers and catchers are set to report on Tuesday, Feb. 13, with their first workout scheduled for Valentine's Day. The Braves will play 33 exhibition games. And in a cool wrap to the preseason, the White Sox will square off against their own Triple-A affiliate March 26 in Charlotte. Season ticket renewals and group/suite tickets went on sale on November 6.
  • Michigan QB Brandon Peters in concussion protocol, might play against Ohio State

    Michigan QB Brandon Peters in concussion protocol, might play against Ohio State

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    Brandon Peters is in concussion protocol and his status for Michigan's game against Ohio State on Saturday is unclear, Jim Harbaugh told reporters on Monday. "Each case is different, and we totally go by the doctors and the tests". He eventually was allowed to return home with the team and will now have to complete Michigan's concussion protocol before receiving clearance to return to action.
  • Dortmund confirm star man will face Spurs as coach eyes shock

    Dortmund confirm star man will face Spurs as coach eyes shock

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    England defender Danny Rose is in the frame to start, but Pochettino refused to comment on rumours Rose was "fuming" for being left out of Saturday's derby. "I feel that people understand the phase which we are in". FIFA's disciplinary committee determined Alli had not aimed the gesture at Turpin but Pochettino said he would still tell the 21-year-old to be on his best behaviour.
  • Reports of £300m formal takeover offer for NUFC

    Reports of £300m formal takeover offer for NUFC

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    Controversial tycoon Mike Ashley put the club up for sale last month and hopes to cash in before Christmas. Staveley, 44, was in the stands earlier in the season when Newcastle hosted Liverpool. She was the orchestrator of Manchester City's takeover by Abu Dhabi-based investors in 2008 - not long after Mr Ashley had bought Newcastle for more than £240m.
  • OU Quarterback Baker Mayfield Issues Apology for Actions vs. Kansas

    OU Quarterback Baker Mayfield Issues Apology for Actions vs. Kansas

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    However, he said Mayfield will likely play during the game. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Mayfield spent much of his postgame address Saturday apologizing for his actions . Mayfield nodded his head and clapped aggressively, then a chippy game ensued, with five personal fouls and a late hit toward Mayfield's head by KU defensive back Hasan Defense.
  • Packers RB Aaron Jones arrested after traffic stop, faces drug-related charge

    Packers RB Aaron Jones arrested after traffic stop, faces drug-related charge

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    Those citations are: Operate with Restricted Controlled Substance, Speeding in a 55 miles per hour zone, and Operating without a Valid License. Jones has entered not guilty pleas in the case. Jones is the Packers' leading rusher this season with 370 yards on 70 carries and three touchdowns. He made his first extended appearance in the backfield in the game immediately before his arrest, with 13 carries for 49 yards and a touchdown in the September 28 win over the Bears.
  • Kansas' captains will regret big leaguing Baker Mayfield

    Kansas' captains will regret big leaguing Baker Mayfield

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    Washington hauled in a 38-yard touchdown in the first quarter and later added an eight-yarder in the fourth quarter as the Cowboys tried for a furious late comeback after falling behind by 29 points. That drew a 15-yard penalty and contributed to Oklahoma's quick march down the field for the score. In his three-year career, Mayfield has made his mark in the Oklahoma program.
  • Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho searching for Marcus Rashford-Anthony Marital balance

    Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho searching for Marcus Rashford-Anthony Marital balance

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    Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has admitted that his side are still a long way from emulating the Sir Alex Ferguson era, but believes that they are on the right track under Jose Mourinho . "The thrill of scoring a goal, you get that same thrill when you save a good chance". "He's had his ups and downs with the manager already but I think he just wants the arm around the shoulder - a bit of loving and you'll definitely get the best out of him".