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by | December 13, 2016 | 01:06

About the only positive about being the worst team in football is that the No. 1 overall pick in the upcoming draft comes along with it. Ideally, that player would be a quarterback as Cleveland hasn't had a true franchise quarterback since the new franchise came into existence in 1999.

by | December 12, 2016 | 01:11

Tannehill's demeanor and interactions with teammates after he returned to the sideline in street clothes suggest that the preliminary news isn't good. David Johnson was held to 80 yards rushing and 41 receiving. Miami's Jarvis Landry broke two tackles to turn a short pass into a 71-yard gain, setting up a touchdown that put Miami ahead 21-9.

by | December 12, 2016 | 00:29

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch speculated that the deal might be worth as much as around $80 million over five years. He flourished as the Cubs' leadoff man past year and hit.276 with 13 home runs and 48 RBI while posting an incredible on-base percentage (OBP) of.393.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:17

However, from the start of the 2018-19 season, the existing schedule will be replaced by a format similar to that now used in the Europa League. Two games will start at 19.00 CET, while the other six will take place at 21.00 CET. The Platini revolution to include clubs from the lower ranked nations, but which reduced the level of the competition, will be thrown out as from 2018.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:13

Westbrook's haul of 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists against the Rockets was his 12th triple-double of the campaign. He finished with 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, but shot just 8-25 from the field, missed all seven threes, had eight turnovers and played his usual brand of sporadic defence.

by | December 11, 2016 | 01:13

It was the transgression of Pettis that had the biggest impact on the card, however. Fighting at 145 is something of a rarity for Pettis. Pettis is perfectly capable of counterstriking with debilitating kicks to the body, especially if Holloway rushes forward with a flurry, making it imperative for the Hawaiian to ensure that he keeps the former Lightweight Champion guessing and also manages his distance wisely.

by | December 10, 2016 | 01:28

All the Vikings had to do was look at the NFC North standings to get the necessary motivation. With Dallas' offense doing nothing, Kyle Wilber made the play of the game when he punched the ball out of Thielen's hand, then pulled the ball away as the two rolled to the turf.

by | December 10, 2016 | 01:26

Sevilla has won Europe's second-tier club competition the last three seasons after failing to qualify for the Champions League knockout round. Reus continued: "It was very important to stand up to Real Madrid twice". Dortmund had made a mistake in leaving Carvajal open to make a run up the right side, and Real punished them ruthlessly for it. Leicester finished two points ahead of Porto with 13 points from six games.

by | December 10, 2016 | 01:23

Jennings' debut innings could have been over in 10 balls had Karun Nair managed to hold on to a hard chance at gully. Jennings had played some audacious reverse sweeps too, including when on the cusp of his landmark, to reach the hundred in 186 balls and laced with 12 fours.

by | December 10, 2016 | 01:02

Dennis Schroder and Tim Hardaway each scored 15 points for the Hawks, whose biggest lead was five points. Raptors Guard Kyle Lowry led the game in assists, with 8. "When every guy seems like they can't miss, it makes the night more fun because you've got weapons all over". Klay Thompson had 60 points, an National Basketball Association season high and the most by a Golden State player in more than 42 years, as the Warriors whipped Indiana.

by | December 09, 2016 | 16:19

They last produced a victor in 2005 with USC's Reggie Bush's now vacated victory - he was joined by Matt Leinart - and that duo was also in attendance in '04 with Sooners Jason White and Adrian Peterson. The junior quarterback from Clemson has thrown for 3,914 yards and 37 touchdowns this season while rushing for 529 yards and six scores. To put Jackson's season in perspective, in 2007, Heisman victor Tim Tebow finished the regular season with 3,286 passing yards, 895 rushing yards and 51 ...

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:54

White, along with former Crewe players Andy Woodward and Steve Walters, say they were abused by former Crewe and Manchester City scout and convicted paedophile Barry Bennell . White added: "Circumstances took me away from the abuse before it escalated. Later I woke up again, and the coach was touching one of the other boys".

by | December 09, 2016 | 15:53

And while they could still face Bayern Munich or Real Madrid, their manager insists that, unlike in previous seasons, a tough draw on Monday will not prompt a bout of self-reproach. "We can still have a hard draw", said Wenger. It is the first time Arsenal have done so since 2010/11, and the first season in which they have gone through the group stage unbeaten since 2005/06.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:27

However, Ryan threw an interception on the two-point conversion and Berry returned that all the way to give the Chiefs two points. Albert Wilson , who played in college at the Georgia Dome for Georgia State, raced 55 yards with a short direct snap on the fake punt and Berry, an Atlanta native, had a 37-yard interception return for a touchdown pick.

by | December 08, 2016 | 01:08

Now they have Davis , who will immediately slot into the ninth inning role if he remains healthy before Spring Training begins in March. Wade Davis is the only pitcher in Major League Baseball history to have multiple seasons with at least 50 IP and an ERA of 1.00 or lower (2014 and 2015) according to ESPN stats and info.

by | December 07, 2016 | 06:02

The Colts (6-6) joined the Houston Texans and Tennessee Titans atop the AFC South. Indianapolis has already swept Tennessee and hosts Houston on Sunday. After the game, Bowles said , "We could have won 45-0, he was going to start the last four games". "We know last we played them we let one slip away", receiver T.Y.

by | December 07, 2016 | 06:02

In his ruling early Monday morning, Judge Mark Goldsmith rejected an effort by state officials to delay the hand-counting of about 4.8 million ballots. Citing the case that cleared George W. Bush's path to the presidency, Trump supporters had filed a lawsuit to stop Wisconsin's recount and safeguard the president elect's November 8 victory here.

by | December 07, 2016 | 05:57

Messi, yet again, was the star of the show. "We don't like to experience defeat, but what we do have to do is move on quickly". "We have come out on top but they have been very close games". The Bhoys competed well against arguably the best team in the competition, and were only undone by two goals from Lionel Messi. Celtic carved out a prime chance for an equaliser eight minutes after the restart, but Moussa Dembele's tame header went right at Marc-Andre ter Stegen for an easy save.

by | December 07, 2016 | 05:57

Brady finished 33-of-46 for 269 yards and a touchdown in Sunday's victory. The Rams gained only one first down on their first three possessions, and the Patriots took a 14-0 lead early in the second quarter on Brady's 14-yard touchdown pass to Chris Hogan.

by | December 07, 2016 | 05:52

The Rams managed just 36 rushing yards. They will be needed as New England closes the regular-season by facing three winning opponents over their final four games. "I don't think it's ever right to take your foot off the gas pedal". The week before, Brady had broken a second-place tie with Brett Favre on the career wins list.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:11

He went 11-3 between those two opportunities, including a 5-1 mark with the Tigers since taking the reins after Les Miles was let go in late September. Orgeron said he'd hit the recruiting trail immediately. LSU's wins with Coach O as the top shelf guy were over Southern Miss, Ole Miss, Arkansas, Missouri, and Texas A&M, probably the most noteworthy outing of that bunch as they hung 54 on the Aggies.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:11

In fact, according to Griffin, up to half of the full 14-man team has refused to stay at hotels that bear the Trump name - even though Trump himself no longer has an actual ownership stake in the property. Smith, Iman Shumpert and Richard Jefferson . "I understand people's stance on Trump", Shumpert told Complex .com on November 30. Since Trump's shocking victory on Election Night, several Cavaliers have expressed their disgust for the controversial real estate mogul turned politician.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:10

Derek Anderson replaced Newton in the starting lineup and threw an interception on Carolinas first play from scrimmage. Luckily, the Seahawks were unable to punch it in from the Carolina 8 yard line, and the miscue resulted in only a field goal.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:07

Recent reports suggested F1 would return to France for the 2018 season, with a five-year deal now being confirmed. On 14 occassions from 1971-1990, the French GP was held at Paul Ricard , before the switch in 1991 to Magny-Cours. After declaring that the race will return, Estrosi dedicated it to those who made it possible. "My thoughts are with his family". "This is big news for France and its capacity to host major worldwide events", Todt said in a pre-recorded message.

by | December 06, 2016 | 10:06

Encarnacion is among the franchise greats - third in homers at 239, sixth in RBIs at 679, fifth in Baseball Reference offensive WAR at 27.1. Heyman notes that fall-back corner outfield options for the Blue Jays include Angel Pagan, Colby Rasmus, and Michael Saunders.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:57

The top-ranked Murray barely kept alive his dream of finishing the year at No. 1, needing more than 3 1/2 hours to dispatch fourth-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada 5-7, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (9) in Saturday's first semifinal. But he had much to celebrate last night, for a big win against his opponent which he feels could give him a mental edge going into 2017. "But the majors are what gets me working hard and what really, really motivates me".

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:49

Up to 40 people were feared dead in a huge fire that tore through a rave party held in a warehouse near San Francisco, authorities said, warning that the initial death toll of nine would likely rise once crews swept the stricken building.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:48

If Rosberg had dropped from second to fourth, Hamilton would have won the championship, but the German was able to resist an attack from Sebastian Vettel and Verstappen behind to secure the necessary points to be crowned champion. Instead, Hamilton took up a pace he would later refer to as "comfortable" allowing the Ferraris of Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen along with the Red Bull auto of Daniel Ricciardo well with striking distance of Rosberg.

by | December 05, 2016 | 01:48

Australian coach Darren Lehmann scoffed at Maxwell's comments when asked about them on Friday, suggesting that the Victorian hadn't been selected because of a lack of big scores. Lehmann is now keen to get the duo together to sort out their issues before the first of three ODIs against New Zealand in Sydney on Sunday. Go out and have a little cold one and a chat and say, 'what's going on?' Smith said Maxwell was well aware that he had erred.

by | December 04, 2016 | 01:55

The switch-hitter was traded from the New York Yankees to the Texas Rangers on August 1 and split his time as a designated hitter and right fielder, playing 151 games. Beltran hit.435 with 14 RBIs as he led the Astros to their first ever post season series win over Atlanta and a win away from the World Series as Houston fell in seven games to the National League champion St.