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It will also serve as the first bowl appearance for Missouri's second-year head coach Barry Odom . The Tigers have played the Longhorns 23 times. Standout left tackle Connor Williams and safety DeShon Elliott have both announced they'll skip Texas' bowl game so they can prepare for the National Football League draft.
  • Rob Gronkowski Takes Cheap Shot On Bills' Tre'Davious White

    Rob Gronkowski Takes Cheap Shot On Bills' Tre'Davious White

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    The Patriots tight end was flagged for unnecessary roughness on the play but remained in the game. Danny Amendola was flagged for the same thing, as was Buffalo's Micah Hyde . "I understand flames are going, heat of the battle, but there's no room in this league for that type of crap". Gronkowski was angered by what he felt was a hold at the top of the route on which the interception occurred.
  • Tyrod Taylor carted off, Nathan Peterman in at QB

    Tyrod Taylor carted off, Nathan Peterman in at QB

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    Taylor's last play of the game was an incomplete third-down pass to Deonte Thompson. The Bills (6-5) began the fourth quarter facing a 23-3 deficit to the Patriots (9-2). Lee later recorded his second sack in the first quarter against the Bills, which left him with two sacks, and one interception in five quarters with the Patriots.
  • Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany praises Pep Guardiola's impact

    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany praises Pep Guardiola's impact

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    Guardiola was predictably asked about Redmond on Friday, with the manager having been asked by the FA for an explanation as to his actions. The City boss now has until 5pm on Monday to submit his written observations. "I said to Nathan: 'You are a good player and you have to attack'". " He commented on my qualities as a young English player and how he wanted me to attack his team more during the game in a similar way to last season".
  • SC to face MI in Outback Bowl

    SC to face MI in Outback Bowl

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    The game featured that famous play where USC's Jadeveon Clowney tackled a MI runner behind the line of scrimmage, forced a fumble, then recovered the football. "These are two exciting teams and a quality match-up that fans are really going to enjoy watching on New Year's Day". "We are honored to represent our University and the Big Ten Conference in the tradition-laden Outback Bowl in Tampa", said Jim Harbaugh , U-M's J.
  • Penn State Coach Pat Chambers Iowa Postgame

    Penn State Coach Pat Chambers Iowa Postgame

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    Penn State will take on the Washington Huskies in the Playstation Fiesta bowl in Glendale, Arizona, on December 30. Penn State will travel to Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl. The Huskies' last outing was an impressive one, a 41-14 defeat of Washington State, then ranked 13th in the country, on November 25. Penn State has promoted Ricky Rahne to offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach to replace Joe Moorhead, who left the Nittany Lions to become head coach at Mississippi State.
  • Charley Hoffman in lead, Tiger Woods crashes out of contention

    Charley Hoffman in lead, Tiger Woods crashes out of contention

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    The 14-time major champion bogeyed his final two holes to close a four-under 68 in scoring-friendly conditions, equalling the score posted on Friday and ending the week on eight under. Said Tiger after his round, "It's ridiculous it took me 14 holes to make a birdie". "At that time I've already played four par-fives and nothing happened.
  • Tom Brady Flips Out at Josh McDaniels on Patriots Sideline

    Tom Brady Flips Out at Josh McDaniels on Patriots Sideline

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    Taylor had decent pass protection in the first quarter but often hesitated to make rhythm throws while completing four of six passes for 35 yards. The New England Patriots traveled to New Era Field without having trailed in a game since October 29.
  • Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor

    Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor

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    Stanley was arrested and charged with DUI, possession of marijuana less than one ounce, and speeding- going 87-mph in a 65-mph zone. He was in a vehicle with fellow teammate and receiver Jayson Stanley . It's the third marijuana-related arrest for Patrick and the second this year. He was suspended four games earlier this season after being arrested on marijuana possession charges.
  • Chiefs make Darrelle Revis a captain vs. Jets

    Chiefs make Darrelle Revis a captain vs. Jets

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    There was no specific reason for Lee not playing, but coach Todd Bowles is expected to address the issue during his postgame news conference. During that time, he finished with 70 total tackles and one sack. The Jets have lost five of the team's last six games and enter Sunday's action with a record of 4-7. Most recently, NY fell to the Carolina Panthers by the score of 35-27.
  • Stokes struggles with bat and ball in Canterbury debut

    Stokes struggles with bat and ball in Canterbury debut

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    It was the all-rounder's first match in 69 days amid speculation he is preparing for a dramatic Ashes call-up. He returned to his former hometown of Christchurch last Wednesday and said he was just back in New Zealand to visit family, but signed a short-term contract with Canterbury to play in the domestic limited-overs competition.
  • Oklahoma plays Georgia in CFP semifinal at Rose Bowl

    Oklahoma plays Georgia in CFP semifinal at Rose Bowl

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    They lost to Iowa State 38-31 but they have four quality wins over then No. 2 Ohio State, Oklahoma State (11th), TCU (sixth) and then TCU 41-17 in the rematch in the Big 12 title game. The Sooners are 12-1 straight up this season, and 8-5 against the spread . The Bulldogs are 12-1 this season and went 9-4 against the spread. The Sooners defense, beleaguered throughout much of the season, played particularly well in blanking the Horned Frogs for the final 30 minutes.
  • Daniel Abt claims Sunday's Hong Kong victory after Edoardo Mortara spin

    Daniel Abt claims Sunday's Hong Kong victory after Edoardo Mortara spin

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    The disqualification was made after a post-race inspection of the Audi Formula E vehicle revealed that the FIA security stickers on the inverters and motors did not correspond with those declared on the car's technical passport. And he did so in the best possible way by setting a blistering super pole lap that was just 0.054s faster that Panasonic Jaguar Racing of Mitch Evans .
  • Pontiac Silverdome demolition begins with failed partial implosion

    Pontiac Silverdome demolition begins with failed partial implosion

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    He tells the Detroit Free Press that 10 percent of the explosive charges failed to detonate due to wiring issues that crews are investigating. In March, a judge approved a deal between the city of Pontiac and the owner of the Pontiac Silverdome to get rid of the stadium.
  • Liverpool alerted as Egypt coach confirms Real Madrid interest in Salah

    Liverpool alerted as Egypt coach confirms Real Madrid interest in Salah

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    And, with Gareth Bale still struggling with yet another injury, Salah could prove to be a more than worthy replacement for the Welshman. Contribution continues to be given by the 25-year-old footballer when creating an assist that helps the Red Roll Brighton & Hove Albion 5-1, Saturday (2/12/2017).
  • Ben Stokes nets with Canterbury Kings ahead of cricketing return

    Ben Stokes nets with Canterbury Kings ahead of cricketing return

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    It was that incident which moved the England and Wales Cricket Board to stand Stokes down from worldwide cricket, effectively ruling him out of the Ashes, at least until the matter is resolved. Stokes's father, Ged, said he never expected to see his son play for Canterbury and the family are planning a trip to Rangiora. 'But it was nice to know a few faces, a few of the young guys came over to Durham as part of the exchange program.