• Eli Manning jersey sales surge after benching by ousted coach

    Eli Manning jersey sales surge after benching by ousted coach

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    The Giants have three more home games - all against division opponents - and while it isn't clear who will be the starter for the rest of the season, Manning will be the one to take snaps under center against the Cowboys. "He wants to be out there, and he wants to perform and win". It's pretty obvious at this point that McAdoo was sacked primarily due to his handling of the entire Eli Manning situation .
  • Mark Cavendish confirmed for Tour de Yorkshire as 2018 route is revealed

    Mark Cavendish confirmed for Tour de Yorkshire as 2018 route is revealed

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    The race will take place between the 3rd and 6th of May, and will go through Doncaster, Barnsley and Scarborough, before finishing in the centre of Leeds. One of those is Cavendish, a sprint specialist who won the world road title in 2011. He was favourite to win the first stage of the 2014 Tour de France, which was hosted by Yorkshire and finished in Harrogate, but crashed during the sprint finish and, although he crossed the finish line, was unable to continue in the race.
  • SMU's Chad Morris is leading candidate at Arkansas, sources say

    SMU's Chad Morris is leading candidate at Arkansas, sources say

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    Football Scoop is reporting that Morris would be looking to bring on Clemson DC Brent Venables to his staff if he does, indeed, land at Arkansas. This season, Morris' third with the program, the Mustangs will play Louisiana Tech in the Frisco Bowl, the program's first bowl appearance since 2012.
  • Suspect charged with murder of Lorenzen Wright

    Suspect charged with murder of Lorenzen Wright

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    Because of the grisly nature of the crime and Wright's celebrity, the case was considered among the highest profile unsolved mysteries in Memphis history. 4, 2010. Wright disappeared on July 19, 2010. He got into a vehicle with an unidentified individual and was never seen again. "God damn", Wright could be heard screaming as multiple gunshots rattle off in the background.
  • Liverpool's Matip could return sooner than expected - Klopp

    Liverpool's Matip could return sooner than expected - Klopp

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    I think and hope everything is fine. Not one second that I thought about that, ' said the German coach. "I don't know how long exactly he'll be out, but he's definitely not playing Wednesday", Klopp told the club's website. "They were in training yesterday and I expect them in training today". Philippe Coutinho could also drop back in to a more central attacking role against Spartak but Adam Lallana remains unavailable as he's still working his way back to full fitness after suffering a ...
  • Champions League group stage reaches climax

    Champions League group stage reaches climax

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    Atletico Madrid needs a lot to happen to keep alive its streak of four consecutive appearances in the knockout stage. The foregone conclusion groups like PSG and Bayern in Group B haven't played out as regularly in 2017-18. To qualify in first place, Liverpool need a win or a draw if Sevilla fail to win at NK Maribor. Barcelona, Besiktas, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur are all through as group winners.
  • Sergio Ramos: 'I have a great friendship with Cristiano Ronaldo'

    Sergio Ramos: 'I have a great friendship with Cristiano Ronaldo'

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    Last season, Zidane's men finished second in their group, but still qualified behind Dortmund and went on to retain their European title. An unusual lack of firepower has hobbled the Spanish giants with Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema scoring a meagre four La Liga goals combined and Gareth Bale sidelined for most of the season by a series of injuries.
  • Steelers' Smith-Schuster, Bengals' Iloka each banned one game

    Steelers' Smith-Schuster, Bengals' Iloka each banned one game

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    Burfict was stretchered off the field following the hit. "And just the way he went down, it was just like-I don't know man". "Karma is karma. Karma is in life". I was trying to get a big block for Le'Veon Bell for him to get upfield. "That's not reflective of the sportsman he is". Early in the game, Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was stretchered off the field with no motion in his legs.
  • Oregon's Taggart to become Florida State's head coach, reports say

    Oregon's Taggart to become Florida State's head coach, reports say

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    Taggart previously coached at Western Kentucky and South Florida, helping turn around those programs. As a head coach at the collegiate level, Taggart has a career record of 47-50. He would later spend three seasons as the running backs coach at Stanford before returning to his alma mater in 2010 as head coach, where he spent three seasons and led them to their first bowl game in modern history.
  • Russia barred from 2018 Olympic games in Pyeongchang

    Russia barred from 2018 Olympic games in Pyeongchang

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    In a statement, IOC president Thomas Bach described the punishment as a response to an "unprecedented attack on the integrity of the Olympic Games and sport". Hundreds of Russian athletes landed in Rio and they won 56 medals. A broad investigation is being led by the Inquiry Commission chaired by Samuel Schmid, a former President of Switzerland.
  • Central Florida tabs Heupel as head coach

    Central Florida tabs Heupel as head coach

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    Former Central Florida coach Scott Frost left for Nebraska hours after leading No. 14 Central Florida to a 62-55, double-overtime win over No. 20 Memphis in the American Athletic Conference Championship Game. "[That] makes this an exciting opportunity", Heupel said in a statement. "What makes this opportunity so unique is the vision of the leadership from President John Hitt, Provost Dale Whitaker and Director of Athletics Danny White ".