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Green ($15 million). This development comes as a major coup for Linsley, who just last season had lost his job to JC Tretter while sidelined with a hamstring injury. The Green Bay Packers signed center Corey Linsley to a contract extension , the team announced Saturday. Though Green Bay didn't officially disclose terms of the deal, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reports that Linsley's new contract is worth $25.5 million over the next three seasons.
  • Saints' Alvin Kamara tweets he was fined for red Christmas cleats

    Saints' Alvin Kamara tweets he was fined for red Christmas cleats

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    The Offensive Rookie of the Year candidate then started a GoFundMe drive , saying he'd donate all proceeds to an organization that provides cleats to youth football players. The NFL's fine schedule for 2017 calls for first offenses of uniform rules to be punished with a $6,076 fine. Kamara seemed to confirm the fine with a December 28 tweet that included a picture of an envelope with a "NFL fine letter" label on it.
  • Liverpool vs Leicester City - Betting Tips and Predictions

    Liverpool vs Leicester City - Betting Tips and Predictions

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    They last went 12 without defeat in March 2015 [a run of 13]. That win saw Liverpool remain fourth in the Premier League table but with Tottenham and Arsenal just one point behind Jurgen Klopp knows he needs a win to ensure they cling on to a top four spot.
  • Browns coach says he will keep promise, jump into Lake Erie

    Browns coach says he will keep promise, jump into Lake Erie

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    The Browns have shown little progress and are one loss from joining the 2008 Detroit Lions as the only 0-16 teams in National Football League history. However, Jackson, whose relationship with Brown crumbled as the losses piled up, said he and Dorsey are united. "That is the type of person I am, so that is what we have to do".
  • Jesse Lingard: 'Manchester United could have nicked victory'

    Jesse Lingard: 'Manchester United could have nicked victory'

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    Lingard scored twice, hit the crossbar once, and was a central figure in most of United's unsafe attacks after he came on. While the Clarets threw away a two-goal lead against United on Boxing Day, Dyche would likely have taken the point prior to kick-off.
  • Fellaini undecided on Manchester United future

    Fellaini undecided on Manchester United future

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    Arsenal continue their Premier League campaign with a trip to Crystal Palace on Thursday but will be without Nacho Monreal and Olivier Giroud. The coach is someone who respects the decisions of his players. Maybe it's time that Mourinho realised that he needs to rethink his tactics, management style and list of transfer targets in an effort to make United great again, rather than try to save his own bacon.
  • Zaha stars as Arsenal halt Crystal Palace's unbeaten run

    Zaha stars as Arsenal halt Crystal Palace's unbeaten run

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    The Gunners visit Crystal Palace in a game vital to their hopes of keeping touch with the top four. Arsene Wenger has reverted to a back three with Calum Chambers starting alongside Shkodran Mustafi and Laurent Koscielny with Nacho Monreal ruled out with an ankle injury.
  • Miguel Sano denies assaulting photographer: 'It never happened'

    Miguel Sano denies assaulting photographer: 'It never happened'

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    This is my story. Bissen added, "When I said no, it should have been the end of it". She said the struggle lasted for 10 minutes, and her screams for help went unanswered. Their vehicle was pulled around to a back hallway door. Major League Baseball officials "are aware of the allegations and are now in the process of looking into it", a league spokesman said in a statement .
  • White Claims He's Meeting With Mayweather's Team To Talk Deal

    White Claims He's Meeting With Mayweather's Team To Talk Deal

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    The Floyd Mayweather to UFC rumors that cropped up over a week ago seem to have died out... until UFC president Dana White chose to refuel the rumor mill in a Thursday appearance on FOX Sports' Undisputed . "I don't know, man, White recently told ESPN's Brett Okamoto". I did not believe that McGregor Mayweather, would happen and it did. " I actually have a meeting with those guys today ", says White.
  • Nick Saban's Christmas wish list is as boring as you'd expect

    Nick Saban's Christmas wish list is as boring as you'd expect

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    The playoff itinerary is kind of fascinating in that the semifinal contest is arranged more like a bowl week as far as team travel, whereas the championship sets up more like a road game. Clemson defensive tackle Christian Wilkins said, "Alabama being the favorite is just a testament to them being a model program". Coming off a 26-14 loss to Auburn, the challenge is to reestablish the same focus that led Alabama to 11 straight wins to open the season, while also managing to avoid any ...
  • NFL Cancels Sunday Night Football This Week On NBC

    NFL Cancels Sunday Night Football This Week On NBC

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    Sunday, of course, is New Year's Eve - and the way the playoff races have shaken out this year, there's no matchup that has the high stakes the last game of the season usually offers. Among the changes for next Sunday, CBS' Cincinnati/Baltimore, Buffalo/Miami and Jacksonville/Tennessee games have been moved from 1 pm to 4:25 pm, as have Fox's Carolina/Atlanta and New Orleans/Tampa Bay match-ups.
  • USC QB Darnold has no qualm playing for Browns

    USC QB Darnold has no qualm playing for Browns

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    Team doctors did not want Rosen to play so soon after suffering the shot to his head. His counterpart down the road, USC signal-caller Sam Darnold , however, insists he'd welcome to opportunity to play for the team that's already locked up the No.
  • Utah Jazz City Edition uniforms

    Utah Jazz City Edition uniforms

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    Jack Ramsey's plaid outfits he wore during the 1977 championship season. On Wednesday, the Mavericks officially unveiled their " City Edition " Nike uniform, a look they are set the debut at home against the Portland Trail Blazers on January 26.
  • Chiefs starting rookie Patrick Mahomes vs Broncos

    Chiefs starting rookie Patrick Mahomes vs Broncos

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    Leading up to the game, Reid did not want to set the bar too high for what we might expect to see. Kansas City traded up in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft to select Mahomes, who drew comparisons to Brett Favre, out of Texas Tech. He hasn't played a single National Football League snap since going to Kansas City, but has excellent teachers around him in Smith and Reid. Kansas City has gotten hot of late en route to winning three straight games after losing six of the team's previous ...
  • When Does HQ Trivia Come To Android? Popular App's Christmas Delayed

    When Does HQ Trivia Come To Android? Popular App's Christmas Delayed

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    That means only a select number are now testing the game ahead of its broad launch at some point in the future. In other words, by January 1 , you could be playing HQ Trivia with all of your iOS and Android friends. Player counts and dollar amounts rose precipitously as headquarters grew in popularity, with normal games starting at $1,500 with hundreds of thousands of players in each game at the time of writing.
  • Diamondbacks prospect pays off parents' mortgage for Christmas

    Diamondbacks prospect pays off parents' mortgage for Christmas

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    This week, he put that cash to good use, paying off the mortgage to his parents' home. On Monday, Smith gave his parents Pamela and Tim a letter informing them he has paid off the mortgage on their house. The video is just lovely all around, from Smith's mother's tears to her son's proud smile. What would you do with $5 million? With the Low-A Hillsboro Hops of the Northwest League this season, Smith had a slash line of.318/.401/.415 with 27 RBI in 222 plate appearances.
  • Lingard salvages 2-2 draw for Man United against Burnley

    Lingard salvages 2-2 draw for Man United against Burnley

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    And it was goalless between West Brom and Everton at the Hawthorns, a result that leaves Albion three points adrift of safety. West Brom is only a point above last-place Swansea, which drew with Crystal Palace 1-1 in the first game since Paul Clement was sacked by the south Wales club.
  • 'I came here to win titles,' says Egypt's Salah

    'I came here to win titles,' says Egypt's Salah

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    Mohamed Salah has taken the Premier League by storm this season, as he now leads the scoring charts with 15 goals. With 15 goals and 3 assists in 19 Premier League fixtures, the Egyptian has been one of Europe's in-form players this season, and numerous top clubs are casting admiring glances his way.
  • Watch Australia vs England Boxing Day Test online

    Watch Australia vs England Boxing Day Test online

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    It just looks like it has been a little bit soft". "I don't think I go about things as a "little boy", for sure". If you are found out doing the wrong thing, it doesn't just impact you, it impacts your captain. It sounds like a record crowd will be in attendance, even though the series is done, and I think the fans at the MCG will be in for a treat. We certainly (spent) a while thinking about it, trying to weigh up what was going to be the best way to go about it in these conditions and on ...
  • Tottenham vs Southampton, Premier League

    Tottenham vs Southampton, Premier League

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    Kane's trio of goals on Saturday put him level with Edinson Cavani, Robert Lewandowski and Cristiano Ronaldo on 53 goals in all competitions this year and just one behind Lionel Messi but La Liga is now on a break so the Englishman could finish the year as top scorer.
  • Careless Reds blew it, admits angry Klopp

    Careless Reds blew it, admits angry Klopp

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    Liverpool have now conceded three or more goals five times this season and, before Manchester City's fixture against Bournemouth on Saturday, find themselves 17 points behind the leaders having played one game more. Liverpool host Swansea on the back of a remarkable 3-3 draw with Arsenal that saw the Reds establish a 2-0 lead then slip 3-2 behind before Roberto Firmino grabbed a 71st-minute equaliser.
  • 3 starts in 18 months, but Chelsea boss Conte defends benching Batshuayi

    3 starts in 18 months, but Chelsea boss Conte defends benching Batshuayi

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    And Chelsea is one such club definitely in need of more numbers, at least Antonio Conte will have you believe so. "I think we could have had more shots on target but we didn't have a big guy up front despite lots of crosses into the box", said Courtois, after a game in which Chelsea failed to turn their territorial dominance into goals.
  • Chelsea v Brighton: Champions should have few problems overcoming Seagulls

    Chelsea v Brighton: Champions should have few problems overcoming Seagulls

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    Their lack of cutting edge has been apparent particularly away from home with the side only scoring five goals in their nine away league games. "They will be conservative". Brighton won the first meeting between the sides in January 1933 but have lost six and drawn one of the subsequent seven. Chelsea have won five successive league matches at Stamford Bridge since a 1-0 defeat against Manchester City on 30 September.
  • Kobe Bryant cements Lakers legacy with retired jerseys numbers

    Kobe Bryant cements Lakers legacy with retired jerseys numbers

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    Kuzma finished with 25 points on 10 for 16 shooting; it was his 10th game of the season in which he has scored 20 or more, as he has assembled the best Laker rookie campaign in a generation. His response is simple, and typical - just work at it. "The stories are being written now, right?" "If 8 is playing 24 after he just ruptured his Achilles, that's a problem for 24".
  • A Pro Bowl Quartet For Cardinals

    A Pro Bowl Quartet For Cardinals

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    That's according to Brooks himself, who told PennLive.com's Aaron Kasinitz and other media Wednesday that "not everybody had my back" when the veteran admitted anxiety issues were behind his two-game absence in 2016. Signed away from AFC South rival Houston, Bouye's six interceptions are second in the league and his 17 pass break-ups are tied for third. Jones also has two forced fumbles, a pass defensed and 35 quarterback hits to go with 60 tackles.
  • Premier League giant prepared to rival Real Madrid for Chelsea's Eden Hazard

    Premier League giant prepared to rival Real Madrid for Chelsea's Eden Hazard

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    Jose Mourinho is keen for a reunion with the Belgium global at Old Trafford and is said to be preparing a huge £90million bid for the Chelsea attacker. However, it looks like Madrid will now face some stiff competition as The Sun claim that Man Utd have also identified Hazard as a prime target with Jose Mourinho believing the Belgian star is the missing piece in his jigsaw.
  • One in custody, no injuries after incident at Lambeau

    One in custody, no injuries after incident at Lambeau

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    Police Cheif Andrew Smith says it took six minutes from when the call came in to when an arrest was made. Officers responded to Lambeau just after 1 p.m. The suspect then drove his vehicle down the ramp and inside Lambeau, hitting a food service storage room inside on the field level. Smith also said that the lot is a huge crime scene, but no weapons were found and no one was injured, per Bollier.
  • Oxlade-Chamberlain ready to shine against Arsenal, says Klopp

    Oxlade-Chamberlain ready to shine against Arsenal, says Klopp

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    He said: "Four goals conceded in the last nine is good". "The biggest improvement and the biggest potential he has is being involved in goalscoring situations". "A lot of the time [Olivier] Giroud played against us, even if he didn't play in the game before and after". We went to different camps, the boys were together all the time.
  • What Adding Longoria Means for the Giants?

    What Adding Longoria Means for the Giants?

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    Longoria batted.261 with 20 homers and 86 RBIs last season. Longoria, who the Rays drafted third overall in 2006, leaves as the franchise's all-time leader in plate appearances, runs, doubles, home runs, total bases, RBIs and walks, as well as career WAR.
  • Patriots ban Brady's trainer from plane, sideline

    Patriots ban Brady's trainer from plane, sideline

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    We can assume the ban has to do with the fact that Guerrero is full of sh*t (in the past he's gotten in troulbe with the FTC for claiming he can cure cancer and concussion ), and the Patriots don't want to be sued because they are perceived as being affiliated with him.
  • Tyron Woodley to Floyd Mayweather: I'll Train You for UFC Fight!

    Tyron Woodley to Floyd Mayweather: I'll Train You for UFC Fight!

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    Logic and the fight business seldom go hand in hand but this could be up there for one of the most far-fetched ideas ever. Was that real? Have you heard Floyd talk about many things that aren't real? The boxing match with Conor McGregor, that took place this past August and made over $23 million, started off as a far-fetched rumor.
  • Lane Kiffin agrees to new 10-year deal with Florida Atlantic

    Lane Kiffin agrees to new 10-year deal with Florida Atlantic

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    Financial terms for the additional years are still being negotiated. In an interview with ESPN West Palm (h/t Palm Beach Post ), FAU president John Kelly said the school has high aspirations for the program and believes Kiffin is the ideal coach to achieve them.
  • Puel: Manchester City are best in Europe

    Puel: Manchester City are best in Europe

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    If Iwobi features, it will be his sixth game since he made his debut for Arsenal in the competition during the 2015/16 season. David Moyes, to the surprise of everybody apart from maybe Phil Neville, has started to turn things around for West Ham .
  • Real Madrid vs. Gremio highlights

    Real Madrid vs. Gremio highlights

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    The Royal Club achieved the FIFA Club World Cup's title past year by beating Kashima Antlers 4-2, and they are looking to repeat this achievement. " Real Madrid had never won five titles in a year and we wanted it, it's a record ". In a tweet the Champions League victor wrote: "It was much more than I could ever imagined". Kaka won 92 caps for Brazil, scoring 29 goals and featured at three World Cups, forming part of the squad that lifted the trophy in 2002.
  • Panthers' Thomas Davis suspended 2 games for hit on Packers' Devante Adams

    Panthers' Thomas Davis suspended 2 games for hit on Packers' Devante Adams

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    There is a precedent that may work in Davis' favor on appeal. ESPN's Adam Schefter shared a letter from the league office explaining the decision. NFL Vice President of Football Operations Jon Runyan issued the suspension. "And I think you have to look at the person". Later Sunday, Adams lashed out at Davis on Twitter.
  • Craig Burley backs Virgil van Dijk to join Liverpool....in the summer

    Craig Burley backs Virgil van Dijk to join Liverpool....in the summer

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    Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino has hinted that Virgil van Dijk could be sold in the January transfer window after axing the centre-back from the Saints starting line-up for the 1-0 loss at Chelsea on Saturday, 16 December. Virgil Van Dijk is clearly a hugely talented player who would improve nearly any team on the planet but £70 million is a lot of money for a centre-back.
  • McGregor Rules Out Pacquiao, Says Return To MMA is Next

    McGregor Rules Out Pacquiao, Says Return To MMA is Next

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    At this point, Conor McGregor can do anything he wants. Meanwhile, Pacquiao confirmed last week that he was in talks with McGregor over a possible fight in April 2018. McGregor, who did not compete in MMA in 2017 while taking on Floyd Mayweather in a "one-off" boxing match in August, has been contemplating his next move for the last couple months.
  • Tottenham without three first-teamers for Manchester City trip

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    Up next for City is the visit of Tottenham on Saturday, with Guardiola's men looking to win a 16th consecutive Premier League game. The Germany midfielder's City career has been punctuated by serious knee injuries and he was delighted to have contributed to such a commanding victory.
  • Thunder's Anthony set for return to MSG

    Thunder's Anthony set for return to MSG

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    Anthony only took the Knicks past the first round one time in six-plus seasons with the Knicks, and his ball-stopping tendencies frustrated many fans. He's also averaging a double-double, something he hasn't done since joining the Thunder late in the 2014-15 season. He's shooting a career-worst from both the field (41 percent) and the free throw line (76 percent).