• Vikings' Zimmer focused on improving pass rush

    Vikings' Zimmer focused on improving pass rush

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    He completed 26 of 33 attempts, threw no interceptions and finished with a flawless passer rating of 158.3. He threw for 465 yards, five touchdowns and had a flawless passer rating of 158.3, leading the Rams to a 38-31 win. "Jared's an absolute playmaker with how he's able to place the ball", Kupp said. The Rams averaged just over a first down per play and notched 13 yards per pass.
  • Tiger struggles at Ryder Cup, sits out afternoon

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    All eyes were then fixed on the fourth match of the day where Americans Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas held off Ian Poulter and Jon Rahm 2&1 to stem the bleeding and keep the US clinging to Europe's coat tails ahead of the foursomes .
  • Spurs hope to be in new stadium ‘before Christmas’, says Pochettino

    Spurs hope to be in new stadium ‘before Christmas’, says Pochettino

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    It's a very nice stadium. "First of all I want to say thank you to our fans", said Pochettino. "I think it's a lovely town with an unbelievable stadium. "It will be unusual, I don't think everyone is really sure of the situation yet", Hughes told the Evening Standard. "But of course I understand you and everyone needs to find always some reason to talk".
  • Argentina, Britain handed spots in revamped Davis Cup finals

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    Britain and Argentina won the 2015 and 2016 editions of the Davis Cup respectively and will not need to be involved in February's qualifying event. Great Britain captain Smith said: 'On behalf of the team we would like to thank the ITF for the wild card into the 2019 Davis Cup by BNP Finals.
  • Ryder Cup: Day 2 Predictions for All 4 Morning Matches

    Ryder Cup: Day 2 Predictions for All 4 Morning Matches

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    United States captain Jim Furyk predicted that his side would bounce back from suffering an unprecedented whitewash as Europe gained the upper hand in the 42nd Ryder Cup . Other Saturday morning matchups, all featuring United States duos trying to repeat Friday wins, send four-time major victor Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia against three-time major victor Brooks Koepka and Tony Finau , Ian Poulter and Jon Rahm against Spieth and Thomas and Englishmen Paul Casey and Tyrrell Hatton ...
  • Jürgen Klopp hints "new player" could feature against Chelsea on Saturday

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    Alisson Becker of Liverpool celebrates after the Group C match of the UEFA Champions League between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield on September 18, 2018 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. "Virgil is a world-class player and if you miss a world-class player always it's not cool". 'We have to wait, he didn't train with the team so far, ' explained the German.
  • Europe’s Foursomes rout leaves USA in need of response

    Europe’s Foursomes rout leaves USA in need of response

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    It was a downright dominant performance from Europe, as they won every match en route to a 5-3 lead after one day of action. Rory McIlroy will play alongside Ian Poulter in this afternoon's foursomes despite struggling this morning, carding zero birdies as he and Thorbjorn Olesen lost to Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler .
  • Manchester City v Brighton: Seagulls may limit the extent of their defeat

    Manchester City v Brighton: Seagulls may limit the extent of their defeat

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    ESPN claims that the World Cup winner's long-term stay in Manchester is now in doubt as a "furious" Guardiola is becoming increasingly annoyed by his professionalism, with this latest incident considered "the last straw". Guardiola has been delivered some positive news with Kevin De Bruyne expected to return to training in the next week. City have won three out of three at home with 11 goals for and two against, while Brighton have lost two and drawn one of their three away games.
  • TV Ratings For Thursday Night’s Rams-Vikings Game Are Out

    TV Ratings For Thursday Night’s Rams-Vikings Game Are Out

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    The Vikings' offense was at least a lot better than it had been against the Bills. The Rams' defense closed out the game with a strip sack of Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins in the final minutes of the game. Week 4 kicked off on Thursday night with the Los Angeles Rams kicking the Minnesota Vikings to the curb. Closer replay inspection shows McDermott's finger appearing to get lodged between Rams defensive tackle Michael Brockers and the helmet of offensive lineman Tom Compton.
  • Ryder Cup notebook: Rory McIlroy having a bad day

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    Mickelson and DeChambeau are proficient at making birdies - they're ranked Nos. US golfer Tony Finau plays a shot out of a bunker during his fourball match on the first day of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 28, 2018.
  • Liverpool unsure if Virgil van Dijk will be fit to face Chelsea

    Liverpool unsure if Virgil van Dijk will be fit to face Chelsea

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    The whole bunch of players were where we shot the ball. The normally jovial Anfield manager was a frustrated figure in the dugout last night, but fans were left confused by his on-pitch dressing down of the Swiss worldwide, who put in a solid performance for Liverpool .
  • LSU Tigers player Wayde Sims killed in shooting

    LSU Tigers player Wayde Sims killed in shooting

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    We need your prayers for Wayde, for his family, for all of us. He was such a lovable young man who was full of joy. Grief counselors have been made immediately available to teammates and friends at LSU. A 6-foot-6 small forward who averaged 5.6 points and 2.9 rebounds last season mainly as a backup, Sims may have remained a backup as the 2018-19 LSU team will have a major influx of talent this season with the No.
  • 3 takeaways from Rams 38-31 win over Vikings in Week 4

    3 takeaways from Rams 38-31 win over Vikings in Week 4

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    Los Angeles now sits at an impressive (3-0) record in year two of the Jared Goff/Sean McVay era, while Minnesota is surprisingly stuck at ones all across the board (1-1-1). Special teams: B. Dan Bailey raised eyebrows by banking his first field goal off the upright and through, but the results were flawless. With that throw and several more of similar brilliance, Goff turned a phenomenal first half into the biggest game of his career.
  • Eden Hazard leaving Chelsea more likely without extension soon - Cesc Fabregas

    Eden Hazard leaving Chelsea more likely without extension soon - Cesc Fabregas

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    It has been claimed that Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard does not score as many goals as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo because he is not as selfish as they are. When asked if it was a free-kick leading up to the equaliser, the Kop chief added: "No, I don't think so". Chelsea welcome Liverpool to Stamford Bridge in the Premier League tomorrow (5.30pm).
  • Jose Mourinho: Paul Pogba Decision Took 'Weeks Of Analysis'

    Jose Mourinho: Paul Pogba Decision Took 'Weeks Of Analysis'

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    So, the decision is made. Paul Pogba of Manchester United in action during a first team training session at Aon Training Complex on September 26, 2018 in Manchester, England. "You made a story - and incredible story - out of 15 minutes of training". Disruptive? For you (the media), it was wonderful, you made an incredible story out of 15 mins of training.
  • Woman bloodied by Brooks Koepka tee shot at Ryder Cup

    Woman bloodied by Brooks Koepka tee shot at Ryder Cup

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    Woods, a 14-time major victor, snapped a five-year win drought only five days ago to cap a sensational comeback season after spinal fusion surgery and was set to attract huge crowds in a feature morning four-ball match alongside Masters champion Patrick Reed against British Open champion Francesco Molinari of Italy and English rookie Tommy Fleetwood .
  • Ramsey 'close' to leaving Arsenal after contract withdrawal

    Ramsey 'close' to leaving Arsenal after contract withdrawal

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    I want only their focus for our match and for the match tomorrow. The Welsh midfielder looks set to end his association with the Gunners after a decade in north London, with a four-year contract offer taken off the table by the club. The other is the club and the other is the squad. But the contract is one thing only for the club and the player'. "So I think he's seen him play in the first six or seven games and thought: "I thought you could be the 10, but you're not the 10 I need" - and ...
  • I've gone up a level under Maurizio Sarri, says Eden Hazard

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    Daniel Sturridge was sent through on goal though in the 46th minute and managed to deftly round the Chelsea keeper - the open goal there for the taking. Mignolet said: "Because it was that long a time and long a period, it was a bit unusual to be out there again". "My target is to win something every year, I want to win trophies".
  • United knocked out of League Cup by Derby on penalties

    United knocked out of League Cup by Derby on penalties

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    The remarkable footage - which had attracted two million views on social media within an hour of being released by Sky Sports - followed Mourinho's confirmation on Tuesday that he had stripped Pogba of captaincy duties after the club's record £89m signing told him he wanted to go.
  • Chelsea will struggle to keep Hazard warns Fabregas

    Chelsea will struggle to keep Hazard warns Fabregas

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    Both teams kept key players out of the Starting XI on Wednesday, though as the intensity of the match ramped up both managers injected some: N'Golo Kante, Roberto Firmino , Eden Hazard , Mohamed Salah , David Luiz , Jordan Henderson . If Liverpool were to win, they'd become only the second team ever, to win their opening seven Premier League fixtures. Hazard told Sky Sports when asked if the goal would make his top five: "I don't know, I need to watch it again, but for sure it's on ...
  • Timberwolves asked Sixers for Simmons in potential Butler trade

    Timberwolves asked Sixers for Simmons in potential Butler trade

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    Everyone seemingly wants in on the trade talks for Minnesota star swingman Jimmy Butler and the Houston Rockets have emerged as the latest serious suitor. After days of hoping to change Butler's mind, Minnesota seems ready to trade him away after just one season. Butler shocked the National Basketball Association last week when he requested that the Timberwolves - who just a year earlier landed the superstar in a draft-night deal with the Chicago Bulls - trade him once again.
  • Aaron Ramsey’s time at Arsenal coming to an end?

    Aaron Ramsey’s time at Arsenal coming to an end?

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    According to the BBC , he will either be sold in the winter window or become a free agent at the end of the season "barring an unlikely resumption" of negotiations. The renewal of Mesut Ozil's contract and the arrival of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan on high salaries have sent the club's wage bill to record levels.
  • Liverpool boss has selection headache ahead of Blues Cup clash

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    The more important clash is the Premier League head-to-head on Saturday, so it would appear that this would be the flawless time for numerous first-choice players to be rested. Fabinho will make his first Liverpool start following his pre-season arrival from Monaco in Wednesday's EFL Cup third-round meeting with Chelsea.
  • Hazard Compared To Messi & Ronaldo After Wonder Goal

    Hazard Compared To Messi & Ronaldo After Wonder Goal

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    In the other Carabao Cup tie of the evening, 10-man Championship side Nottingham Forest beat Stoke City despite a late rally from the Potters. At the minute, he is the best player in the world, I believe. "He is also clinical with goal-scoring chances". Having inflicted their first defeat of the season, Chelsea will now look to halt table-topping Liverpool's 100 per cent start in the league on Saturday when the two clubs meet again at Stamford Bridge.
  • Murray reaches 2nd round of Shenzhen Open as Zhang retires

    Murray reaches 2nd round of Shenzhen Open as Zhang retires

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    He will face top seed David Goffin in the second round. Andy Murray will compete in two tournaments in China over the next fortnight before bringing his season to an early close. Elsewhere, there was disappointment for Johanna Konta as the British number one was beaten in straight sets in the first round of the Wuhan Open. The former No.
  • Eric Reid is back in the NFL after signing with the Panthers

    Eric Reid is back in the NFL after signing with the Panthers

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    The 6-foot-1, 215-pound Reid played the first five seasons of his National Football League career with San Francisco after the 49ers selected him in the first round of the 2013 National Football League draft. "He's one of the best men I've been around, so I hope that is something that can happen for us because I know that with the injuries we have he's a guy that can help this team".
  • Cam Newton: Former Auburn QB still doing fantastic things with Carolina Panthers

    Cam Newton: Former Auburn QB still doing fantastic things with Carolina Panthers

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    Efe Obada #94 of the Carolina Panthers reacts after a sack against the Cincinnati Bengals in the fourth quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 23, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The Cincinnati Bengals had limited their first two opponents to 141 rushing yards. The defense is giving up a lot of yards to quarterbacks and runners.
  • Liverpool too reliant on stars as Chelsea's depth proves the difference

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    But instead it was Hazard who showed his class to strike the victor as he danced past five Liverpool challenges before crashing a rising shot into the far corner for his sixth goal of the season. Chelsea handed Liverpool its first loss of the season in all competitions, and it did so in stunning fashion. He is adding goals and he keeps improving.
  • Mourinho and Pogba in tense-looking exchange

    Mourinho and Pogba in tense-looking exchange

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    While the club's fan-base hasn't been a fan of Pogba lately, primarily due to his refusal to rule out a potential departure from Manchester, the midfielder's claim regarding attacking football did receive backing on social media, with supporters also expressing their frustration regarding Mourinho's seemingly clueless tactics.
  • Germany beats challenge of Turkey to host 2024 European Championship

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    The Turkish Football Federation's bid was found to be motivational and attractive, according to a UEFA evaluation report . "I'd like to thank the UEFA Executive for their incredible confidence and I feel the responsibility - we will do our utmost to live up to expectations", said German Football Association (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel after the announcement.
  • Man United warned Paul Pogba is ‘poison’ at Old Trafford

    Man United warned Paul Pogba is ‘poison’ at Old Trafford

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    The board seems to trust Mourinho that he will form a team with players who want to play and fight for United. Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had earlier reported Pogba was caught on camera giving a high-five to a member of the backroom staff before Mourinho appeared to say something to him .
  • Modric deserved FIFA Best award - Ramos

    Modric deserved FIFA Best award - Ramos

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    Newly signed Real Madrid goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois won the best goalkeeper's award - beating Kasper Schmeichel and Hugo Lloris in the process. But this was the first time in a decade the award was destined to go elsewhere. The trophy returned to Madrid given that the holder till then was Ronaldo , who left Madrid to join Turin side, Juventus. Get the latest World Cup news updates.
  • Meghan reveals 'something blue' she wore at royal wedding

    Meghan reveals 'something blue' she wore at royal wedding

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    The 23-time Grand Slam champion told interviewer Lisa Wilkinson that she and Meghan are still in regular contact, despite the Duchess' busy new schedule as a part of the British royal family. She continues by revealing how much she was pleased that her veil is the reflection of the regions of the Commonwealth: " I was ecstatic to know that I was going to opt for that for our special day ".
  • Patient Phil Foden has the personality to match his talent

    Patient Phil Foden has the personality to match his talent

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    Pep Guardiola fielded a rotated, but very strong, XI for the third-round cup clash with the League One hosts and the Premier League club was held at bay for most of the first half-hour. "Both him and Mikel [Arteta] have been a massive help". Man City had a nervous moment in the 74th minute when keeper Aro Muric left his goal wide open after he whiffed while attempting to punch a throw-in from harm's way, but the 19-year-old's defence was able to head the ball out of touch.
  • Arsenal boss Emery happy with 2-goal Welbeck: Contract talks?

    Arsenal boss Emery happy with 2-goal Welbeck: Contract talks?

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    With Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Lacazette forming a budding relationship Emery is likely to keep the pair in the side for Saturday's visit of Watford - but the Spaniard insists Welbeck has thrown his hat into the ring. 'We need every player when chances and opportunities are coming, because we need to also take more players to play, ' he said. "There are three things".
  • Kane Admits To Below Par Performances For Tottenham

    Kane Admits To Below Par Performances For Tottenham

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    I'd like to think we're going to get full points in all our games before we go away for the worldwide break. "It's good that it happens and you win, but to concede a goal like we did was a very bad feeling". Speaking to Gary Neville ahead of the Best FIFA Football Awards, Pochettino said he hopes to build on that performance at Brighton. The energy was there, everyone was working hard and we were pressing.
  • Jimmy Butler Rumored To Prefer Miami As Trade Destination

    Jimmy Butler Rumored To Prefer Miami As Trade Destination

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    A Heat spokesman said the team would not address the speculation, with training camp ongoing at Florida Atlantic University. When Butler first made his trade demand last week, only the Clippers, Nets and Knicks were on his list. 24, 2018, in Minneapolis. We have to prioritize that. One opposing general manager who has been involved in trade talks with the Timberwolves told Amico Hoops that his team will continue to pursue Butler despite the Heat news.
  • Kelly Bryant says he's leaving Clemson after benching

    Kelly Bryant says he's leaving Clemson after benching

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    And even though I don't think this is a great decision I certainly respect it. Bryant also added "I just don't feel like I've gotten a fair shot", a notion which Swinney disputed. I love him, care about him. Bryant becomes the fourth quarterback to leave the Tigers since the enrollment of Lawrence, the country's top prospect at his position, last winter.