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The Reds have endured a mixed start to the 2017-18 campaign, with a bright opening prior to the worldwide break having been countered by a slight wobble after it. The Reds scooped a prize of £64,000 for that win over Everton , but the burning question was who on earth was ever going to beat them in a competition they hadn't lost a tie in since February 1980.
  • Chris Long to donate National Football League paychecks to fund scholarships

    Chris Long to donate National Football League paychecks to fund scholarships

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    Now he's walking the walk. The violence that took place during a white supremacist rally last month in Charlottesville , Va., hit home literally for Eagles defensive end Chris Long . Six game checks would equal $843,750 before taxes. "(My wife) Megan and I made a decision to try to combat those actions with our own positive investment in our community".
  • United Nations: 40 Million In Modern Slavery, 152 Million In Child Labour

    United Nations: 40 Million In Modern Slavery, 152 Million In Child Labour

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    More than two-thirds of these children were working on a family farm or in a family business, with 71 per cent overall working in agriculture. If we consider the results of the last five years, for which we have collected data, 89 million people experienced some form of modern slavery for periods of time ranging from a few days to five years.
  • Tackle football before age 12 may boost risks of cognitive, mood disorders

    Tackle football before age 12 may boost risks of cognitive, mood disorders

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    The research examined 214 former players - 146 of whom didn't play beyond college - with a current average age of 51. The findings are also consistent, he said, with his own recent research on middle-school football players that shows that even though younger children hit each other with less force than older ones, "because they're smaller they're getting essentially the same 'experience, ' quote-unquote, as the high-school population".
  • Greg Olsen expected out 6-8 weeks with broken foot

    Greg Olsen expected out 6-8 weeks with broken foot

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    Pro Football Focus does a great job deciphering which Buffalo Bills' players played well in their game against the Carolina Panthers . The NFL's two-time defending top rushing attack managed 69 yards. He was part of the reason the offense couldn't move the ball. Carolina finished with 228 receiving yards and three pass catchers who got at least three receptions apiece and finished with averages above 10 yards per catch.
  • Five Wheaton College Football Players Face Felony Charges For Hazing Freshman

    Five Wheaton College Football Players Face Felony Charges For Hazing Freshman

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    CBS Chicago reports James Cooksey; Kyler Kregel; Benjamin Pettway; Noah Spielman and Samuel TeBos have been charged with aggravated battery, mob action and unlawful restraint, the DuPage County State's Attorney's Office said. The freshman told investigators that his teammates restrained him with more duct tape during the drive, pulled down his shorts and underwear, then repeatedly tried to insert an object into his rectum.
  • Rossi could use Misano test to assess fitness

    Rossi could use Misano test to assess fitness

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    In under three weeks since the accident the Italian's team, Movistar Yamaha , confirmed that he completed "a few laps" at the Marco Simoncelli Circuit on Monday. Reports from Italy suggest that Rossi is on standby to do more laps of Misano today (Tuesday) should the weather improve and Yamaha have stated that a final decision will be made tomorrow.
  • Cris Cyborg responds to Edmond Tarverdyan's calls for a Ronda Rousey fight

    Cris Cyborg responds to Edmond Tarverdyan's calls for a Ronda Rousey fight

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    Oh how times have changed... She has since fallen back from the fight scene and is now teasing a career in professional wrestling, leaving many to pretty much assume that her fighting days are behind her. "You know, it was her decision", Taverdyan told MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani. We haven't heard much from Rousey since her loss to Nunes. On yesterday's episode of The MMA Hour , Edmond Tarverdyan , head coach to former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey , weighed in his ...
  • Conte critical of referee in Arsenal stalemate

    Conte critical of referee in Arsenal stalemate

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    He said: "Yes. Christensen is a very young player but I think he is a good player and I trust him". Turning his thoughts to the David Luiz sending off, Conte questioned challenges made on our defender in the seconds before the challenge that earned the straight red card...
  • Coutinho: I've not agreed to join Barcelona next summer

    Coutinho: I've not agreed to join Barcelona next summer

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    I'm here and I'm going to give it my best as always. "Not that I know of", he said. Former Rangers and Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton has given his verdict on the performance of Coutinho for Liverpool against Burnley at Anfield in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
  • Lewis Hamilton surprised at 'crazy' Singapore Grand Prix win

    Lewis Hamilton surprised at 'crazy' Singapore Grand Prix win

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    Singapore was on the receiving end of heavy downpour just four hours prior to the race and that made the start very interesting. We were fortunate with what happened with the Ferraris at the beginning but I could not be happier. The win takes Hamilton to 60 grand prix victories. The advantage the 32-year-old holds is enough for him to endure a race without points and maintain the lead.