• Packers will sign CB Davon House to one-year contract, per report
Packers will sign CB Davon House to one-year contract, per report

CB Davon House has agreed to one-year deal with the #Packers , according to a source. He started all 16 games for Jacksonville but only four games previous year, though he appeared in every game. Elliott is the only Packers player to post a double-digit tackle total on special teams in each of the last three seasons. And then there's the fac...

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  • NCAA Tournament 2017 Midwest Region - First Impressions
NCAA Tournament 2017 Midwest Region - First Impressions

Miami went 21-11 this season, and is likely not surprised by the seed it was handed. "I was surprised MI was a seven and Minnesota was a five, that surprised me in our own league", Izzo began. It was a relief to some of RCT's top conspiracy theorists (yours truly included) NOT to see Wichita State slated to play KU in round two with a geographical ...

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  • Durban pulled as 2022 Commonwealth Games host
Durban pulled as 2022 Commonwealth Games host

The games were set to open on July 18, 2022, coinciding with the birthday of the late South African President, Nelson Mandela. Durban won the bid for the Games unopposed in September 2015 after Edmonton dropped its campaign to host when falling oil prices caused the Canadian city to refocus its financial commitments.

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  • England will be at physical peak - Jones
England will be at physical peak - Jones

It will be a big weekend in Dublin as England's Under-20s and women's team are also going for the Grand Slam but the senior side could be without Elliot Daly, who is being treated for concussion following a dump tackle by Scotland hooker Fraser Brown.

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  • Houston Texans trade quarterback Brock Osweiler to Cleveland
Houston Texans trade quarterback Brock Osweiler to Cleveland

Church agreed to a four-year contract worth around $24 million. After things didn't quite work out in Washington , Cleveland fans had their glimpse at "what could have been" a year ago when new head coach Hue Jackson decided after one workout that RGIII was going to be his reclamation project.

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  • Barcelona, Real Madrid to play Miami 'Clasico'
Barcelona, Real Madrid to play Miami 'Clasico'

The match is part of the International Champions Cup, the annual global exhibition series which features clubs from Europe and around the world. Tickets will go on sale March 20 on the ICC website. After several more weeks of calls and negotiations, they reached a deal. But organisers wanted to celebrate the renovation of the Hard Rock Stadiu...

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  • Gamecocks end 13-year NCAA absence, to open against Marquette in Greenville
Gamecocks end 13-year NCAA absence, to open against Marquette in Greenville

Atlantic Coast Conference tournament champions Duke visited the Upstate when Greenville last hosted the NCAA Tournament in 2002. The victor of that game will advance to the second round for a game against either #2 Duke or #15 Troy. Duke is also potentially in the mix. The No.1 seed North Carolina Tar Heels will play No. 16 Texas Southern in ...

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  • Brave Wales rise to the occasion for Howley
Brave Wales rise to the occasion for Howley

He scored a try against Italy, playing through the pain barrier after suffering a thigh injury, then missed the England game before experiencing an afternoon to forget as Scotland - and their wings Tommy Seymour and Tim Visser in particular - sent Wales packing.

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  • Reds star Roberto Firmino an injury doubt for Burnley clash
Reds star Roberto Firmino an injury doubt for Burnley clash

They defend like they defend, long balls, counter-attacks, but it is really tuned: (Ashley) Barnes , ( Sam) Vokes , ( Andre) Gray are running (onto) channel balls in behind, set-pieces, so you know it can't be easy. In the " Liverpool ", in general, good statistics from the " Burnley ", but that "maroon" Klopp team inflicted a painful defeat in t...

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  • Nicki Minaj Releases 3 New Singles -- Is An Album Coming Soon?
Nicki Minaj Releases 3 New Singles -- Is An Album Coming Soon?

In 2010, Rolling Stone declared that Nicki Minaj was the queen of hip-hop. Remy responded by releasing shETHER in which she accused Nicki of sleeping her way to the top and having butt implants, followed by a second track titled Another One .

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  • Vol lose to Georgia, 59-57 in SEC Tournament
Vol lose to Georgia, 59-57 in SEC Tournament

The Wildcats will play the victor of SC and Alabama. As Georgia awaits its postseason fate, Calipari reiterated his point that the Bulldogs belong in the NCAA Tournament field. Unlike two regular season meetings when the Bulldogs pushed the Wildcats in close losses, Kentucky never let this one be in doubt. Coach Mark Fox showed his displeasur...

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  • Woman claiming relationship with Tebow arrested for trespassing
Woman claiming relationship with Tebow arrested for trespassing

After the woman turned over her driver's license, the officer noticed a small sticker with the words "I (heart) Jesus/Tim Tebow". Thompson said her Colorado address wasn't current because she was living with Tebow in Jacksonville. Tebow is a former University of Florida and National Football League quarterback and Heisman Trophy victor. "Michel...

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  • Vince Young did not receive signing bonus from the Saskatchewan Roughriders
Vince Young did not receive signing bonus from the Saskatchewan Roughriders

But for a variety of reasons, on- and off-field issues plagued Young's career early on and within five seasons, his time in Tennessee concluded. TSN's Gary Lawless reports that Young's agent is finalizing a deal with the CFL's Saskatchewn Roughriders for the 33-year old.

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  • Ricky Wagner expects to sign with Lions, sources say
Ricky Wagner expects to sign with Lions, sources say

Was Wagner really one of the Ravens ten best players? But the praise goes well beyond PFF. A fifth-round draft pick in 2013, Wagner has started 47 of 62 games in Baltimore over the past four seasons. The potential internal replacements for Wagner are James Hurst, De'Ondre Wesley and Stephane Nembot. The report from ESPN's Adam Schefter indic...

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  • Want to eat like Tom Brady? There's a meal service for that
Want to eat like Tom Brady? There's a meal service for that

It was only a matter of time. The company began selling the meals Tuesday morning at $78 per week (six meals), which is a $10 premium over the company's regular meal plan. For the remaining 18 meals, you're on your own . You know them more so by their names like Blue Apron and Hello Fresh. Head over to their website for more information.

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  • Browns would trade 12th overall pick for Jimmy Garoppolo
Browns would trade 12th overall pick for Jimmy Garoppolo

In addition to Cleveland, both the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers have have been linked to Garoppolo. Now add in the fact that Garoppolo has two career starts under his belt, and this is magnified even further. I think everyone needs to see more from Garoppolo before giving up that much for him. 1 and 12 picks in the first round, and...

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  • Patriots make trade for Colts TE Dwayne Allen
Patriots make trade for Colts TE Dwayne Allen

Allen has three left on the $29.4 million contract he signed last off-season, but the Colts paid almost $12 million of that sum in the deal's first year. At tight end, the Patriots also have Rob Housler under contract, and they tendered exclusive rights free agent Matt Lengel yesterday. The Patriots newest tight end said in a statement that he'...

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  • National Football League sources: Bank of America to back Raiders Las Vegas stadium
National Football League sources: Bank of America to back Raiders Las Vegas stadium

Billionaire GOP donor/goblin king Sheldon Adelson was supposed to pick up $650 million of the tab, but he backed out in late January. Goldman Sachs, which had also said it would finance part of the Raiders' proposal, withdrew a day later.

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  • Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic banned for three matches
Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic banned for three matches

That means the 35-year-old can still play for United in their Europa League clash at FC Rostov on Thursday March 9. Mings has also been charged with violent misconduct, but he is yet to be banned. You can review video and reaction to the incident at this link. Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic (left) elbows AFC Bournemouth's Tyrone...

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  • Windy and dry weather lead to fire risk
Windy and dry weather lead to fire risk

The South winds will be 20-35 miles per hour. Strong southwest winds are also expected. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected or occurring.with sustained wind speeds greater than 40 miles per hour or gusts greater than 58 miles per hour.

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  • Eden Hazard scores vs. West Ham on Chelsea's lethal counter
Eden Hazard scores vs. West Ham on Chelsea's lethal counter

The failures of the previous season are starting to feel like a bad dream, and Conte deserves the bulk of the credit for the turnaround. Those points move Chelsea 10 points clear of Spurs and 11 points ahead of City, who have an extra game to play.

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  • Myles Garrett, Carl Lawson have impressive showings at NFL Combine
Myles Garrett, Carl Lawson have impressive showings at NFL Combine

The Cleveland Browns, who own the draft's first overall pick, noticed. Though he may have won over some Cowboys fans, Garrett admitted Saturday at the Scouting Combine that he probably offended his likely future team. In three seasons with the Aggies, Garrett recorded 48.5 tackles for loss and 32.5 sacks. "Garrett (6-4, 272) also turned in a 10...

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  • West Ham boss Slaven Bilic would not swap turbulent season
West Ham boss Slaven Bilic would not swap turbulent season

Against Watford they took a while to get going, although they really should have won the game after a dominant second-half performance and an equaliser from Andre Ayew. But the Italian admitted missing the big nights under the lights against the continent's elite. Billic thinks that it is these testing moments which have strengthened him as a man...

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  • David Haye, Tony Bellew Tensions flare ahead of British boxing showdown
David Haye, Tony Bellew Tensions flare ahead of British boxing showdown

Haye had already been criticised for the aggressive tone of his threats to Bellew in the acrimonious lead-up to their highly anticipated bout at London's 02 Arena, but the 36-year-old was in typically combative mood at Thursday's press conference.

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  • Injured Afridi out of PSL final against Gladiators
Injured Afridi out of PSL final against Gladiators

And so the PCB views the PSL final as an opportunity to regain the confidence of foreign teams and bring back global cricket. Speaking of the finalist teams, Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta have faced each other in the first playoff of the PSL 2017, where Gladiators emerged as victorious after a nerve-breaking, nail-biting thriller.

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  • US Soccer laws will force all players to stand for National Anthem
US Soccer laws will force all players to stand for National Anthem

US head coach Jill Ellis said in February that the decision to not bring Rapinoe to the SheBelieves Cup was based purely on roster reasons. U.S. Soccer has passed a new policy that would require players to stand for the national anthem at events where the federation is represented, according to FOX Sports' Stuart Holden.

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  • Premier League's Crystal Palace FC to Hold Training Camp in Morocco
Premier League's Crystal Palace FC to Hold Training Camp in Morocco

Several well-known players play with the Eagles, notably Mamadou Sakho, Christian Benteke, Yohan Cabaye, Daniel Young, Wilfred Zaha and Andros Townsend. "They have to make their own mind up and decide", he added. I'm not so sure the Palace fans will be (different towards me). It's human nature at times to become complacent, but we've talked abo...

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  • Harvick claims Atlanta pole
Harvick claims Atlanta pole

NASCAR issued a statement from Jim Cassidy, senior vice president of Racing Operations and NASCAR Event Management, that said: "We are constantly working with promoters to discuss and develop NASCAR schedules". Another Cup regular, Kyle Larson, was third. Kasey Kahne has failed to win a race in his last 84 starts but on Sunday he returns to the...

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  • John Ross Smashes NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Record
John Ross Smashes NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Record

The most fantastic part of it all was the fact Ross pulled up lame at the end of the run suffering from cramps and decided he didn't need his second attempt. But Ross essentially shrugged his shoulders at that offer by wearing Nike's instead. Nonetheless, the wide receiver certainly must have helped his stock ahead of next month's National Fo...

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  • Georgia's game at Notre Dame will kick off at night
Georgia's game at Notre Dame will kick off at night

The No. 8 Cardinals (23-7, 11-6) will still be playing for one of the double-bye spots in the ACC Tournament when they host No. 19 Notre Dame (23-7, 12-5) on Saturday at the KFC Yum! State took the lead late on a 3-pointer by redshirt senior guard Dominique Wilson put the Pack ahead 58-57, but with 19 seconds left Hines-Allen knocked down two fre...

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  • Tottenham yet to decide whether Kane plays against Everton
Tottenham yet to decide whether Kane plays against Everton

Spurs' ESPN correspondent Ben Pearace has on his personal Twitter account that the senior players will be assessed ahead of Sunday's match against Everton at White Hart Lane. If Everton (44 points) win this match then they will have equalled their total points tally from the last two seasons (47 in both 2014/15 and 2015/16).

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  • Mexico Championship: Mickelson and Westwood at the top
Mexico Championship: Mickelson and Westwood at the top

Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy in action. But he was a victim of the thin air on the par-3 seventh when his 7-iron on the 235-yard seventh hole bounced hard and went all the way to the back of the green, leading to a three-putt bogey. But defending champion Adam Scott made only one par on a rollercoaster back nine and bogeyed the final two hol...

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  • Fernando Torres awake, alert after suffering frightening head injury
Fernando Torres awake, alert after suffering frightening head injury

Torres hit his head again on the turf as he came to the ground. Thankfully, reports after the final whistle have confirmed that Torres regained consciousness in the hospital and is now sitting up and talking. The Spanish striker was surrounded immediately by players and medical staff as they tried to help the stricken player. Torres had subst...

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  • David Haye: I'm that Gennady Golovkin type puncher
David Haye: I'm that Gennady Golovkin type puncher

I think the fans are going to start talking sooner or later and point out that Joshua should be fighting Haye rather than the likes of Dominic Breazeale, Eric Molina and Wladimir Klitschko. "I've prepared as best as I possibly can". "I am not back in boxing to gain fans". "He's extremely shook and that is the best way of saying it.

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  • Browns Listening To Offers For First Overall Pick
Browns Listening To Offers For First Overall Pick

The Browns will have that opportunity with players across all positions this week as they fine-tune their draft board. Costner was a hero and got the girl, actress Jennifer Garner, but what Brown faces is no Hollywood fantasy. "I understand the interest there and the headlines that are out there, but it would be inappropriate for me to comment on t...

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  • NFL Scouting Combine Preview, Where To Watch
NFL Scouting Combine Preview, Where To Watch

Of any drill, the three-cone drill may be the most indicative of on-field success. Running backs, offensive linemen, and specialists participate in bench press and media availability. Most Combine players are well schooled on interview techniques and potential hard questions. Draft season is upon us yet again. As fans, the National Football Lea...

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  • Togo worldwide footballer saves goalkeeper's life on pitch
Togo worldwide footballer saves goalkeeper's life on pitch

Kone was quick enough to realise what was going on and put his fingers in Berkovec's mouth to fish out his tongue. This weekend, Togo faced Bohemia during a league game in the Czech Republic. Berkovec was kept overnight for observation at a hospital and a CT scan showed no injury. It translates to: "I'd like to say thank you to God for having rem...

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  • Mike Mayock talks Alex Smith and Chiefs drafting a QB
Mike Mayock talks Alex Smith and Chiefs drafting a QB

But I think there is a drop-off after Ramczyk and Bolles. "In my opinion", Mayock said, "if I'm the Cleveland Browns and I've got No. 1 and No. 12, if I came away with either [defensive end Myles] Garrett or [defensive tackle] Jonathan Allen at No.

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  • Jason Pierre-Paul gets another franchise tag from Giants
Jason Pierre-Paul gets another franchise tag from Giants

Last year, Jason Pierre-Paul had 53 tackles with seven sacks and three forced fumbles. Pierre-Paul's projected $17 million tag tender is guaranteed, and immediately counts against the Giants' cap in full. The estimated $17 million he'll get on the tag isn't bad for one year, but it's obvious why the 28-year-old would want a long-term deal. They l...

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  • Lightning, Leafs finalizing Boyle trade
Lightning, Leafs finalizing Boyle trade

The Tampa Bay Lightning are at risk of missing the playoffs this season due to various injuries and underwhelming play at various stretches of the season. Froese, 25, skated in two games with the Maple Leafs this season. While it's certainly tough to see Boyle go, this is another one of those business moves that Steve Yzerman mentioned after the ...

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  • Antonio Brown, Steelers agree on new deal
Antonio Brown, Steelers agree on new deal

If he plays under the franchise tag this year, Bell will make just over $12.7 million. Bell, who turned 25 last week, would have become an unrestricted free agent March 9. "The tag is always an option, and it's something we'll use if necessary", Colbert said two weeks ago. However, a lot has to go into this decision of giving the All-Pro runnin...

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  • Chances of Aussie victory strong as India ends at 99/6 at tea
Chances of Aussie victory strong as India ends at 99/6 at tea

India are now 0-1 down in the four-match series. Steve Smith was up to his usual tricks on day three in Pune , hitting his 18th century - and fifth consecutive ton against India - in the second innings to put Australia in an undefeatable position.

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  • James O'Connor and Ali Williams arrested allegedly trying to buy cocaine
James O'Connor and Ali Williams arrested allegedly trying to buy cocaine

Williams and O'Connor were drunk when they were caught trying to buy drugs worth some 200 euros ($211; £170), French media report. The pair, now playing for French clubs Racing 92 and Toulon respectively, were stopped at around 05:00 outside a night club near the city's Champs Elysees avenue and found to be in possession of two grammes of cocai...

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  • Chelsea beat Swansea to go 11 points clear on top
Chelsea beat Swansea to go 11 points clear on top

The Iceland talisman has hit three goals in his last four games, taking his tally to eight for the season. 'On reflection, they've had a lot more chances and a lot more of the ball, so probably deserved the victory, but we defended resolutely for long periods, made it hard'.

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  • Conte willing to risk sack to lead Chelsea to Premier League glory
Conte willing to risk sack to lead Chelsea to Premier League glory

Llorente, the Spanish striker with a formidable CV - he has played for the likes of Juventus, Sevilla and has won a number of caps for his country - has never stood out as the kind of player able to tear trees from their roots in the Premier League .

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  • Cowboys and Cardinals will hook up in 2017 Hall of Fame Game
Cowboys and Cardinals will hook up in 2017 Hall of Fame Game

It will be played at the newly-renovated Tom Benson Hall of Fame stadium in Canton, Ohio. The Cowboys are obviously there on behalf of Jerry Jones, and the Arizona Cardinals are there in representation of 2017 inductee quarterback Kurt Warner.

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  • Late surge allows Heels to take down Louisville
Late surge allows Heels to take down Louisville

The Tar Heels blew out North Carolina State, 97-73, on the road in their next game, and followed that up with an impressive 65-41 win over the Virginia Cavaliers as 6.5-point favorites at home. ESPN video of the incident showed Pitino walking off the court when he suddenly turned back and started shouting toward the nearby seats. What does it...

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  • Lakers name Magic Johnson president of basketball operations
Lakers name Magic Johnson president of basketball operations

Rob Pelinka , the agent of former Laker great Kobe Bryant, is the most likely candidate to replace Mitch Kupchak as the GM of the Los Angeles Lakers, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski . "The first call I make if I'm in charge: Kobe Bryant ", Johnson said on ESPN . As a franchise, the Los Angeles Lakers are in a bad place. Th...

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  • UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne Gate and Attendance from Canada
UFC Fight Night 105: Lewis vs. Browne Gate and Attendance from Canada

I just got a boo boo'. Lewis took some serious body shots in the first round against Browne, but pulled off an excellent punch with his back against the fence to send his opponent to the floor. He had already faltered during his lone loss in that stretch, failing to finish a fight he should have won against ex-training partner Andrei Arlovski and...

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  • Hungary 'withdrawing bid to host 2024 Olympics'
Hungary 'withdrawing bid to host 2024 Olympics'

Bidding alongside Los Angeles and Paris, Budapest had been considered an outside candidate, pinning its hopes on the International Olympic Committee's Agenda 2020 initiative. "The Hungarian Olympic family, the capital, Parliament, and the government have all made unified decisions". The last time only two cities were left in the bidding was in 1988...

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