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Sports College Football Playoff projections after Week 13 games
Author: 0 College Football Playoff projections after Week 13 games

Oklahoma, Clemson, Wisconsin and Auburn are expected to make up the Top 4 in Tuesday's rankings. And if you're a supporter of Team Chaos, there's a scenario in which the Crimson Tide could sneak in as the No. A loss, two losses, also losing to Oklahoma. Urban Meyer or Nick Saban? Clemson (11-1) - I'm not an ACC homer and I also don't think SC was one of the top 25 teams in college football last week.

Sports Ex-NBA Star Ben Gordon Arrested For Felony Robbery
Author: 0 Ex-NBA Star Ben Gordon Arrested For Felony Robbery

TMZ reports Gordon went to the apartment complex to try and retrieve a security deposit. According to the report, the man gave Gordon some money and the former National Basketball Association player left. Longtime NBA guard Ben Gordon has been arrested for the second time in a week and third time in a little more than a month. Gordon is due to appear in court December 19 after being booked and eventually released Tuesday on $50,000 bail.

Sports Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy in talks with UT
Author: 0 Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy in talks with UT

Tennessee is meeting with Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy for its head coaching vacancy, according to several reports. According to Allen, Gundy was in Oklahoma City on Monday when Tennessee was asked to meet, but Gundy said he was busy.

Sports Chelsea offered chance to sign Aubameyang in January
Author: 0 Chelsea offered chance to sign Aubameyang in January

Aubameyang has netted 17 goals in 19 games this season and Antonio Conte knows he needs to add some firepower to his squad. Following the game Aubameyang was criticised by his boss and team-mates, and according to Bild his time at the club may be over.

Sports Chelsea v Swansea City
Author: 0 Chelsea v Swansea City

There was better news on wing-back Victor Moses, though, who is back in contention for the first time since damaging his hamstring last month. I have clever players to understand this situation, to accept this situation. "Maybe they drop some points", he said. Clement admits confidence has been low at Swansea of late, but he insists his players still believe they can put together a winning run and climb out of the relegation zone.

Sports OECD Says Global Growth Strengthening But Challenges Remain
Author: 0 OECD Says Global Growth Strengthening But Challenges Remain

The OECD expects global growth to strengthen to 3.6 per cent this year, up from 3.1 per cent in 2016. The OECD also repeated a warning that a sharp rise in high consumer debt, coupled with stagnant household incomes, was a major risk in Britain and said caps on how much households could borrow based on their incomes would bolster financial stability.

Sports Springsteen on Broadway Extended - Again
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Fans register ahead of time, and those who are verified and selected receive a code that unlocks the opportunity to purchase tickets . Bruce Springsteen will be performing on Broadway a little while longer. Fans will also be able to enter a digital lottery for tickets after December 19 through Lucky Seat . Visit www.luckyseat.com for more information.

Sports Referee not at fault for non-awarded Lionel Messi goal - Valencia's Rodrigo
Author: 0 Referee not at fault for non-awarded Lionel Messi goal - Valencia's Rodrigo

It was very clear. "Of course, technology will help in situations like these". He said, "There are many great players around today who can win the Ballon d'Or". Join Sportsmail's Tom Bassam for all the action as it happens. The rest of the line-up is as expected, with Nelson Semedo, Umtiti and Jordi Alba joining Vermaelen on the back line.

Sports Hazard discusses Conte tactics and why he relaxes in training
Author: 0 Hazard discusses Conte tactics and why he relaxes in training

Antonio Conte has warned Eden Hazard that he will need to continue to step his game up for Chelsea in the coming weeks and months. "We should have scored more, but one point at Liverpool is satisfying". Chelsea, who started with a defensive midfield of N'Golo Kante, Danny Drinkwater and Tiemoue Bakayoko, began to change shape after Cesc Fabregas was introduced on 74 minutes.

Sports Reid: Smith isn't to blame for recent Chiefs losses
Author: 0 Reid: Smith isn't to blame for recent Chiefs losses

Andy Reid said he never considered replacing quarterback Alex Smith with rookie Patrick Mahomes II during Sunday's loss to the Buffalo Bills and wouldn't make a change for next week's game against the New York Jets . "That's not where I'm at right now". It's not one person. He has thrown seven touchdowns and three interceptions through Kansas City's slide and has averaged 256.6 yards per contest.

Sports Formula 1 unveils new branding for 2018
Author: 0 Formula 1 unveils new branding for 2018

You can judge the fresh appearance for yourself below! "That's respecting what the sport has been". In fact, if I had marked or polled the number of people who I have met and discussed the mark since I've gotten here, many of them went years and years not understanding that the invisible space between the left and the right was actually a '1.' So we wanted to keep it simple and clear, and I think that's important for our digital space.

Sports AP Top 25: Clemson is No. 1, Oklahoma 2nd after 'Bama falls
Author: 0 AP Top 25: Clemson is No. 1, Oklahoma 2nd after 'Bama falls

Both the Buckeyes and Horned Frogs lost to teams that finished the regular season unranked. On the eve of rivalry week, the top four teams were respectively: University of Alabama Crimson Tide , University of Miami Hurricanes, Clemson University Tigers and Oklahoma University Sooners.

Sports Manchester City Will Slip Up - Chelsea Legend Urges Blues To Keep Going
Author: 0 Manchester City Will Slip Up - Chelsea Legend Urges Blues To Keep Going

The recent shift from 3-4-3 to 3-5-1-1, which has stealthily corresponded with the Blues' upswing in form, was deployed once more and worked perfectly until calamity struck, and the Italian will have been left as frustrated as many Blues fans were by Tiemoue Bakayoko's error that afforded Salah the opportunity to add to his tally and give the Reds the lead.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo 'Furious' After Lionel Messi's Lucrative New Barcelona Contract
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo 'Furious' After Lionel Messi's Lucrative New Barcelona Contract

OK, fair enough, pal, but is it not your job to make statues? The Real Madrid forward reportedly earns just over €400,000 a week, now a considerably lower wage than his rival. The sculpture is the work of Jose Antonio Navarro Arteaga , 52, a more well-known figure in the art world. Speaking about the new Cristiano Ronaldo statue, sculptor Arteaga said, "What I wanted to reflect was his interior strength, when he was preparing to take a free kick or a corner".

Sports National Football League 2017 Week 12: Monday Night preview - Houston at Baltimore
Author: 0 National Football League 2017 Week 12: Monday Night preview - Houston at Baltimore

The Ravens were 1 for 9 on third down when Alex Collins ran for 12 yards on a third and eight and Flacco hit Mike Wallace for 13 yards on a third and four. Baltimore got a spark when Sam Koch threw a 22-yard pass to Chris Moore on a fake punt early in the second quarter. The Ravens added to their lead on their next drive after they set up in good field position following safety Tony Jefferson's first interception as a Raven.

Sports Jurgen Klopp defends decision to bench Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp defends decision to bench Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino

Klopp also dismissed suggestions there was a growing fragility among his players that makes them more susceptible to late setbacks. Mane appeared to be unhappy with Klopp at the end of the match, with the German clarifying that the two had a disagreement about the forward's positioning towards the end of the match.

Sports Jose Mourinho's Paul Pogba worry & why Watford are unusual
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho's Paul Pogba worry & why Watford are unusual

Showing his honesty and ability to self-criticise, Martial continued: "I was not focused enough [last season]". " Some people forget my age ". But everyone has their own pace. He was then asked if he was anxious prior to the goal if his side would be able to find the breakthrough, to which he replied: "No, I still had attacking players on the pitch to change the direction of the game, we had Fellaini on the bench to try different things in terms of attacking but then the goal came".

Sports Patriots place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve
Author: 0 Patriots place Martellus Bennett on injured reserve

The team announced Monday that he was placed on injured reserve. After playing in two games with the Patriots, Bennett was inactive on Sunday in the win over the Dolphins. And then after trying to get it fixed and getting waived, you just get that vengeance in your heart. It's not clear if Bennett or Ebner will return this year.

Sports Mark Lawrenson warns Manchester United over signing Mesut Ozil
Author: 0 Mark Lawrenson warns Manchester United over signing Mesut Ozil

It was the third consecutive game where Arsenal needed a stoppage-time victor to beat the Clarets. The Chilean converting a 92nd minute penalty after Aaron Ramsey had been fouled in the box. Alex Iwobi started in Ozil's place and was later replaced by Jack Wilshere. Arsenal host Huddersfield on Wednesday night and Wenger doubts Ozil will be ready to return.

Sports Georgia gears up for tough test against Auburn's talented offense
Author: 0 Georgia gears up for tough test against Auburn's talented offense

Johnson displayed his toughness, rushing 30 times against Alabama. You've got to go out there and play football. "So it's going to be a great game, but the better team is going to come out on top, and I feel like that's going to be us". Georgia coach Kirby Smart was asked a second straight day about Johnson, this time about how it would change the defensive game plan if Johnson, who also has 21 catches for 187 yards and two touchdowns, doesn't go.

Sports New Zealand rugby sweeps world awards
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The New Zealand women dominated at the ceremony held in Monaco, with three awards going the way of kiwi teams and players. Barrett was crowned the victor at the World Rugby awards, held in Monaco this morning AEDT, in front of fellow nominees Israel Folau, Rieko Ioane, Maro Itoje and Owen Farrell.

Sports TIME responds to Trump's 'Person of the Year' jab
Author: 0 TIME responds to Trump's 'Person of the Year' jab

TIME issued a response a few hours after Trump's tweet to say, "The President is incorrect about how we choose Person of the Year ". The magazine says it doesn't comment on its choice until publication. However, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr as well as Barack Obama have also been named Person of The Year. Photoshopped Time covers were a popular option, as were simple text replies featuring variations on this theme: get help, you big man baby, and stop telling fibs.

Sports AZ Gas Prices Drop 2.2¢ Featured font size +
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In 2017, gas prices have strayed from typical trends . The switch to winter-blend fuels, which are cheaper to produce, usually have some effect on Idaho prices by now. Demand has remained stronger than expected for the early part of fall, so an increasing utilization rate will close the supply gap and help keep stocks in check as winter draws closer, says AAA.

Sports Tiger Woods says lack of back pain 'just remarkable' ahead of return
Author: 0 Tiger Woods says lack of back pain 'just remarkable' ahead of return

Is there any reason to think this won't be Groundhog Day all over again? But according to Faxon , the 14-time major champion was comfortable on the course this time around. The filmmaker said that the one-time golfing great was in the "sunken place" after images of the Woods and Trump surfaced. Here is hoping that Tiger Woods impresses this weekend (November 30th - December 3rd) at the Hero World Challenge.

Sports Premier League Star Set To Return After Over A Year Out
Author: 0 Premier League Star Set To Return After Over A Year Out

Scoring goals has been at the core of the problem, with the win over Liverpool remaining the only Premier League home game this season in which Tottenham have netted a few times. "We're only disappointed because the team dropped two points". "Yes, it's true now that the gap is 10 points and it's massive in the Premier League", Pochettino said .

Sports Watford v Manchester United
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United lost 1-0 at Chelsea at the start of November and only once this month, in a 4-1 home win over Newcastle United , have they exhibited the kind of slick attacking football they showcased earlier in the campaign. "When I wanted to know something about the Premier League when I was in Portugal or when I was in Greece the best person to talk to was Jose". Watford are 8th with 21 points through the first eight games of the season.

Sports Jimmy Graham expected to play against 49ers
Author: 0 Jimmy Graham expected to play against 49ers

Later in the first quarter, Reid drew a personal foul for a hit on tight end Nick Vannett crossing over the middle. What was most impressive was Wilson's elusiveness. When the 49ers failed to corral him on the opening series after halftime, he converted a third-down pass (29 yards to Doug Baldwin) to keep alive an eventual touchdown drive.

Sports No ban for petulant Lukaku after Bong kick
Author: 0 No ban for petulant Lukaku after Bong kick

However, the Portuguese coach could be without Lukaku until the middle of December , as the Belgian is facing a three-game ban after footage captured him kicking out at Brighton's Gaetan Bong . "Some are capable of going to the limit of their efforts but others, even with a lot of talent, are not able to". For that reason, Mourinho should play what he believes is his strongest side - and right now that means Ibrahimovic leading the line instead of Lukaku.

Sports Melania Trump unveils White House holiday decor
Author: 0 Melania Trump unveils White House holiday decor

Ellison said, "There may never have been a First Lady less prepared for or suited to the role". This year's theme, "Time-Honored Traditions" was designed by First Lady Melania Trump to pay respect to 200 years of holiday traditions at the White House.

Sports AC Milan sack coach Montella, name Gattuso as replacement
Author: 0 AC Milan sack coach Montella, name Gattuso as replacement

AC Milan fired coach Vincenzo Montella on Monday and immediately announced that he will be replaced by Gennaro Gattuso . Having already played against all the clubs above them in the Serie A standings, Milan's next five fixtures come against sides below them, starting with a trip to rock-bottom Benevento next weekend.

Sports Pro-freedom slogans at match where Dhoni was chief guest
Author: 0 Pro-freedom slogans at match where Dhoni was chief guest

MS Dhoni was in Kashmir as a chief guest for the Chinar Cricket Premier League. He also interacted with budding cricketers in the Uri sector during his ongoing tour in the valley earlier. As per the format, each team would play at least three home and away Test series respectively and members are free to negotiate more series (between 2019 to 2021) depending on availability.

Sports Formula One changes logo for new-look future
Author: 0 Formula One changes logo for new-look future

Formula One will have a new look for 2018, with a fresh logo unveiled at the close of the 2017 campaign. The new logo will take center stage at a full brand relaunch for F1 that will take place ahead of the '18 season-opening Australian GP.

Sports 1; Auburn Is No. 4 & Alabama No. 5 In AP Poll
Author: 0 1; Auburn Is No. 4 & Alabama No. 5 In AP Poll

At the end of the day, the committee is going to have their hands full should Ohio State win the Big Ten. Stock up: Auburn . The Tigers, who caused the big shakeup by upending formerly top-ranked Alabama , is No. Stock down: Notre Dame. Vandy ended its season with a victory over Tennessee to reach that five-win mark. In recent years, the bowls have been forced to take sub-.500 teams because the field of postseason games has grown too large.

Sports Chain Match 2: Talib and Crabtree fight after chain snatch
Author: 0 Chain Match 2: Talib and Crabtree fight after chain snatch

WR Demaryius Thomas caught a touchdown pass for the third consecutive game last week , after scoring no touchdowns in his first seven games. After somehow simultaneously featuring the reigning defensive player of the in defensive end Khalil Mack and being the worst team in regards to team sacks since the beginning of 2016, Raiders coach Jack Del Rio had seen enough Tuesday.

Sports Ole Miss names interim Matt Luke its permanent coach
Author: 0 Ole Miss names interim Matt Luke its permanent coach

Luke was a center at Ole Miss, a graduate assistant, a co-offensive coordinator and offensive line coach for Freeze's staff from 2012-2017 before being named the interim coach. MS has chose to keep Matt Luke as its football coach. Luke was paid $500,000 in addition to his offensive line coach salary of $660,000 for this past season.

Sports Michigan Wolverines QB Wilton Speight announces transfer from school
Author: 0 Michigan Wolverines QB Wilton Speight announces transfer from school

Speight said on his post he will "use these next four weeks" to decide where he'll transfer. Fifth-year senior John O'Korn and sophomore Brandon Peters split time at quarterback in the final eight games, with the Wolverines going 4-4. In those games, Speight threw for 2,053 yards, 15 touchdowns and just three interceptions while completing 64.5 percent of his passes, but he struggled mightily down the stretch.

Sports Report card: 49ers put up dud vs. depleted Seahawks
Author: 0 Report card: 49ers put up dud vs. depleted Seahawks

He also had a 2-yard touchdown run in the second quarter that opened the game's scoring. With the ball on the Seattle 18, Garoppolo put San Francisco in the end zone for a touchdown, completing a 10-yard pass to Louis Murphy for the score.

Sports Jose Mourinho Insists Paul Pogba's Exit Resulted In Loss To Basel
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Insists Paul Pogba's Exit Resulted In Loss To Basel

But more recently, a wobble of sorts, with three defeats in seven, starting with that shock defeat at Huddersfield and including a loss at Chelsea and during the week in the final minute at Basel. And I love Guardiola too. And I respect both. "It's the way I tried to play all my career". "The reality is that in the Premier League by not scoring enough we are still, I think, the second or third team with the most goals scored".

Sports Brawl in Oakland: Crabtree, Talib ejected from game after fight
Author: 0 Brawl in Oakland: Crabtree, Talib ejected from game after fight

Raiders players began pushing the Denver players circled around Crabtree, leading to a brawl between the teams. You can watch the chaos unfold below. That led to players from both sides joining the scrum. On the third possession of the game, Crabtree and Talib got into more than a scuffle near the Broncos sideline at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum.

Sports Falcons WR Julio Jones dominates Buccaneers
Author: 0 Falcons WR Julio Jones dominates Buccaneers

Tevin Coleman should once again see a big workload as the Falcons lead back against the Bucs. When Julio Jones scored a pair of touchdowns in the first half then surpassed 200 receiving yards in the fourth quarter, you figured the Falcons were set to coast to victory to kick off a three-game home stretch.

Sports Tennessee finalizing deal with next head coach
Author: 0 Tennessee finalizing deal with next head coach

Schiano went 68-67 in 11 seasons as Rutgers' coach from 2001-11, guiding the Scarlet Knights to six winning campaigns and six bowl games in his last seven seasons there. After firing Butch Jones earlier this season, the Tennessee Volunteers have been taking part in a national search for a replacement. Respected throughout the coaching industry, Schiano at Tennessee is presented with a great chance to recapture that college success of a decade ago.

Sports Florida finalizing deal with Dan Mullen to be next head coach
Author: 0 Florida finalizing deal with Dan Mullen to be next head coach

Mullen worked as an offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Florida from 2005-08, which included winning two national championships and coaching Tim Tebow during his Heisman Trophy season. He leaves with a 69-46 record and a 33-39 mark in the SEC. Now, as rumors are swirling about UCF coach Scott Frost heading back to his alma mater at Nebraska, the Gators are apparently moving on.

Sports England batsman Jonny Bairstow investigated by European Central Bank
Author: 0 England batsman Jonny Bairstow investigated by European Central Bank

It has been believed that Bairstow headbutted Bancroft at a bar in Perth earlier this month.The incident happened a few weeks earlier when the visitors were in Perth for their opening warm-up match . The allegations come just a couple of months after Ben Stokes was arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm on a night out in Bristol. After Ben Stokes landed himself in trouble for brawling outside a bar in Bristol, England wicketkeeper-batsman Jonny Bairstow is facing an inquiry ...

Sports Spurs title chances fading, admits Pochettino
Author: 0 Spurs title chances fading, admits Pochettino

In the other Premier League games on Saturday, Crystal Palace came from behind to secure a 2-1 win over Stoke City; Watford thumped Newcastle 3-0, while Swansea City drew goalless at home with Bournemouth. "I don't think it's a team that should be faffing about in the relegation spots but it is and we have to cope with that". Pochettino felt his side created enough chances to win the game, and insists he is not anxious about Spurs' performances at Wembley.

Sports Minnesota slips past Alabama in Barclays Center Classic
Author: 0 Minnesota slips past Alabama in Barclays Center Classic

None other than Collin Sexton , Riley Norris and Galin Smith . McBrayer knocked down two free throws with 18 seconds remaining and Michael Hurt's free throw increased Minnesota's lead to 89-83, before Sexton made two free throws with 1 second remaining.

Sports Mane words nothing serious - Klopp
Author: 0 Mane words nothing serious - Klopp

He was introduced late on and was clearly frustrated at the final whistle as he rowed with his manager on the field. The Reds commence a gruelling period at home to Premier League champions Chelsea on Saturday and will meet rivals Everton and fellow top-four contenders Arsenal in a busy December.

Sports Manchester United v Brighton and Hove Albion
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Victor Lindelof has discussed his relationship with Jose Mourinho after struggling to win a regular place in the Manchester United team. " There are five English teams that could actually top their groups, but is it actually an advantage? , Hoddle posed".

Sports Minus Kristaps Porzingis and Enes Kanter, Knicks lose to Rockets
Author: 0 Minus Kristaps Porzingis and Enes Kanter, Knicks lose to Rockets

Kanter missed his first game of the season Friday vs. Atlanta. In 17 appearances, Porzingis is averaging 27.3 points, 7.2 rebounds, and 2.3 blocks in 33.1 minutes. They were 1-for-10 in the second half. The Knicks lost consecutive games for the first time since starting the season 0-3. Beasley scored 14 points and Lee nine.