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Sports Former Hurricanes' star predicted score of Jaguars-Steelers playoff game
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January 14-A San Antonio man has been arrested after threatening to carry out a mass shooting at Sunday's playoff game between the Jacksonville Jaguars and Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field, San Antonio news station KSAT reports. "It's disheartening", Brown said. "Throughout our team we talk about how important each game is, not looking ahead, just putting everything you have into one week, having a one-week season".

Sports Novak Djokovic speaks out after fabulous Australian Open return
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic speaks out after fabulous Australian Open return

The 19-time Grand Slam champion is father to two sets of twins - daughters Charlene Riva and Myla Rose, 8, and sons Leo and Lenny, 3. According to the Daily Mail , the Serbian asked all non-players to leave the room so he could talk to his peers about advocating for a breakaway players union to act as a separate entity to the Association of Tennis Professionals ( ATP ).

Sports Day 1 Roundup: Svitolina sweeps into second round
Author: 0 Day 1 Roundup: Svitolina sweeps into second round

Men's fourth seed Alexander Zverev enjoyed a straight-sets victory over Thomas Fabbiano 6-1 7-6 (5) 7-5, to make the second round of the Australian Open . "But I feel good. The job was done the right way". Speaking at the official tournament launch alongside Billie Jean King on Monday morning, Mr Eren rejected the 1968 Open champion's call to rename the Margaret Court Arena.

Sports TalkSPORT 2 FA Cup third-round replay coverage on January 16, 2018
Author: 0 TalkSPORT 2 FA Cup third-round replay coverage on January 16, 2018

However, the England worldwide conceded 30 goals in 14 matches in the Premier League and has since been dropped by boss David Moyes in favour of Adrian. Chances were few and far between in the first half. Noble's looping header had to be cleared off the line by Omar Beckles and Martinez found space at the near post but nodded straight into the hands of Henderson.

Sports Kevin Sumlin named football coach at Arizona
Author: 0 Kevin Sumlin named football coach at Arizona

Poor Kevin Sumlin sat in ESPN's Coaches Film Room, watching the national championship game with colleagues who still were gainfully employed. Sumlin - who was born in Brewton but grew up in IN and played college football at Purdue - was set to receive a buyout of some $10.4 million from Texas A&M after being fired with two years left on his contract.

Sports Eagles Fan Arrested for Punching Police Horse, Officer Outside Falcons Game
Author: 0 Eagles Fan Arrested for Punching Police Horse, Officer Outside Falcons Game

Since, 22-year-old Taylor Hendricks has been arrested for punching a police horse while attending a game he didn't have a ticket to in the first place. The officer and the horse were not injured, Brown said. But Hendricks is going to have to deal with a legal headache in the weeks to come. Per Philadelphia County Municipal Court records , Hendricks was formally charged with aggravated assault, illegally taunting a police animal, simple assault and defiant trespassing.

Sports Iheanacho scores English football's first VAR goal
Author: 0 Iheanacho scores English football's first VAR goal

The much-debated technology, which has been tested at Federation Internationale de Football Association events and used in Serie A and the Bundesliga this season, made its English debut through trials in the FA Cup and EFL Cup semi-finals this month.

Author: 0 West Ham United determined to keep Andy Carroll amid Chelsea links

The 25-year-old has scored 10 Premier League goals so far this term, and Italian boss Conte has said that he is not anxious about Morata's recent barren run in front of goal. With confidence returned, the 24-year old could kick on quite easily and rapidly return to the form that brought him six goals in his first six games for Chelsea at the start of the season.

Sports Detroit Lions' decision to wait on Matt Patricia could be telling
Author: 0 Detroit Lions' decision to wait on Matt Patricia could be telling

There's no obvious candidate on the Patriots' coaching staff to be the defensive coordinator in waiting if Flores leaves, though cornerbacks coach Josh Boyer has been with the team since 2006. One possibility could be Steve Wilks, who already has interviewed with the team. McDaniels also is a candidate for Indianapolis' head position. One thing is for sure, the Patriots aren't going to be the same after this year.

Sports Kohli fined for complaining to umpire, throwing ball
Author: 0 Kohli fined for complaining to umpire, throwing ball

The morning session was a flawless trailer to how the day would pan out as the first hour went to the South Africans and the second hour to India . He was seen in conversation with the umpires, which Bumrah said was about the condition of the ball.

Sports India enter quarterfinals of U-19 World Cup
Author: 0 India enter quarterfinals of U-19 World Cup

The main victim of the decision is Netherlands, whose matches in Zimbabwe in March will gain no official recognition even though they are already guaranteed a return to official ODI status immediately after the conclusion of the qualifying tournament.

Sports Ben Roethlisberger wants to play at least 3 more years
Author: 0 Ben Roethlisberger wants to play at least 3 more years

Roethlisberger, 35, sounded open to working with Haley again, pointing to an offense that's "on the cusp". Two days after their loss to New England in the AFC championship a year ago, Roethlisberger said on 93.7 The Fan that he was contemplating retirement.

Sports Browns interviewing former Giants coach McAdoo
Author: 0 Browns interviewing former Giants coach McAdoo

Jackson also has interviewed Texans quarterbacks coach Sean Ryan and talked to several others for the job. Jackson would be willing to hand over play-calling duties to an experienced coordinator such Mularkey, 56. The Giants fired head coach Ben McAdoo during the season. McAdoo was in Green Bay for seven years while new Browns G.M. John Dorsey was also in Green Bay, and if McAdoo gets the job in Cleveland, he might be a Dorsey hiring as much as he's a Jackson hiring.

Sports Robert Kubica: Williams role is step to future race return
Author: 0 Robert Kubica: Williams role is step to future race return

The recruitment also puts an end - perhaps permanently - to Robert Kubica's dream of a sensational F1 comeback, an ambitious plan the Pole had worked hard for previous year as he underwent a testing programme destined to gauge his physical ability to race once again at the highest level after a rally accident in 2011 left him injured and unable to compete in F1.

Sports Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios advance to second round
Author: 0 Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios advance to second round

Five-time Australian Open champion Federer was 35 years old when he went all the way at Melbourne Park last year. "I was thinking a lot about what happened at the tournament last year because it was my favourite tournament of the whole season", said the 36-year-old, who beat Rafael Nadal in the 2017 final.

Author: 0 Man City ends interest in signing Alexis Sanchez

British media reported that Man United have offered Arsenal £40 million (S$73 million) plus Mkhitaryan for 29-year-old Sanchez. Chilean forward, Alexis Sanchez will wear the No.7 shirt at Manchester United . So I sought someone's help regarding that and it was just about managing your week. "He has a lot to offer us". Doesn't matter who he is, doesn't matter the level, doesn't matter the prestige, the status, I think every player has a price.

Sports Ryan Giggs interviewed for Wales job
Author: 0 Ryan Giggs interviewed for Wales job

Coleman stepped away from the Wales squad in November after failing to secure the nation's place in the 2018 World Cup, which has prompted chief executive Jonathan Ford to find a replacement in time for the Nations League draw on January 24.

Sports Barcelona's Dembele out for up to four weeks
Author: 0 Barcelona's Dembele out for up to four weeks

Lionel Messi then fired in a long-range free kick to seal victory. It was going in from the moment he hit it. Chelsea fans will be hoping Dembele isn't fully fit by the time February comes around, while Ernesto Valverde will be praying he's back in time for the juggernaut European clash.

Sports Clippers' DeAndre Jordan sits out 2nd consecutive game with sprained ankle
Author: 0 Clippers' DeAndre Jordan sits out 2nd consecutive game with sprained ankle

Woj later confirmed the players were James Harden, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green and that they were looking to confront Austin Rivers of the Clippers. "Chris was great for us, but Chris chose to leave us", Clippers coach Doc Rivers said. "It was a big game for us to try to get over.500", Williams said after his 13th straight game of 20 or more points.

Sports Thibaut Courtois Criticises Chelsea Fans for Booing After Leicester City Draw
Author: 0 Thibaut Courtois Criticises Chelsea Fans for Booing After Leicester City Draw

In the 2009-10 double-winning campaign, the Blues scored a combined 120 goals in the league and FA Cup and a further 22 goals in the Champions League, League Cup and Community Shield. The problem is for all the team. In both systems we are conceding less but, with both systems, we are scoring less than last season. "At the same time we're showing not great quality in our finishing".

Sports Trump administration resumes accepting DACA renewals
Author: 0 Trump administration resumes accepting DACA renewals

Meanwhile, dimming prospects for a 2018 spending agreement means lawmakers will have to resort to a temporary funding extension to avert a government shutdown on January 19. The president also rejected as insufficient an immigration deal drafted by the bipartisan group of lawmakers who attended that meeting. The announcement comes four days after a federal judge in San Francisco ordered the Trump administration to restart the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program until a lawsuit ...

Sports First domestic defeat of season is
Author: 0 First domestic defeat of season is "normal", says Guardiola

LIVERPOOL , England (AP) - Still delirious after his team's exhilarating win, Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp took the microphone for a post-match interview with U.S. The win pushed Liverpool up to third and also proved plenty of evidence that the Merseysiders remain competitive despite selling Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona.

Sports Mourinho 'relaxed' about Sanchez joining United
Author: 0 Mourinho 'relaxed' about Sanchez joining United

Reigning Premier League champions Chelsea have reportedly entered the race to sign Sanchez from their London rivals, adding another wrinkle to the transfer saga. "There are some players in the football world, if you have a chance to sign them, doesn't matter if it is in January, in March or in July, you have to try".

Author: 0 'I'm the least racist person you've ever interviewed'

Trump also denied making the statements attributed to him, but avoided specifics about what he did or did not say. President Trump " shithole " remarks were allegedly made when United States lawmakers visited him on Thursday, January 11 in the White House to discuss a bipartisan proposal that would impose new restrictions on immigration.

Sports 'Miracle in Minnesota' lands Vikings in NFC Championship
Author: 0 'Miracle in Minnesota' lands Vikings in NFC Championship

Who knows, she could be the good luck charm they need to win that game to bring it on home. He was just trying to pick up as much yardage as he could. That's a lot of time. The team that sent them home and into the offseason? Brees didn't have to be ideal, like he was last week in the wild-card victory at home against the.

Sports Vikings stay up late to watch replays of Diggs' miraculous catch
Author: 0 Vikings stay up late to watch replays of Diggs' miraculous catch

Minutes later, the red-eyed rookie turned around and tried to explain how he whiffed on a tackle that sprung Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs down the sideline on a 61-yard score as time expired. The slumping Vikings were underdogs in New Orleans , but took control of the game in the first half and already led 24-10 with the ball near midfield just before halftime.

Sports Blue Jays announce plans for extended protective netting
Author: 0 Blue Jays announce plans for extended protective netting

The deal, which includes incentives, is pending a physical. Granderson struggled in the playoffs, however, going 1-for-15 with eight strikeouts, and he was left off the Dodgers' World Series roster. For his career, Granderson has a.252 average and has hit 319 home runs. With the departure of Jose Bautista through free agency and a current four-man outfield of Kevin Pillar , Steve Pearce , Teoscar Hernandez and Ezequial Carrera, the Jays have been looking to improve.

Sports John DeShazier's Turning Point in playoff loss to Vikings
Author: 0 John DeShazier's Turning Point in playoff loss to Vikings

Pointing at quarterback Case Keenum , Diggs said, "That man right there said I'm going to give somebody a shot and that somebody was me today and I wanted to make him look as good as effing possible". It's even chillier in Minneapolis , but the Vikings will have the roof closed when they host the Saints. Brees hit rookie running back Alvin Kamara for a go-ahead touchdown, after Michael Thomas caught the first two.

Sports Paul Pogba: Manchester United still want to catch Prem leaders City
Author: 0 Paul Pogba: Manchester United still want to catch Prem leaders City

Stoke wasted some good chances as the first half wore on and were punished when Anthony Martial curled home a fine 20-yard strike seven minutes before half-time. United's sustained pressure in the second half eventually paid off as Lukaku made it 3-0 in the 72nd minute after turning past two defenders and shooting low past But land.

Sports Even in defeat: Graceful Pep congratulates Liverpool
Author: 0 Even in defeat: Graceful Pep congratulates Liverpool

But the Premier League champions-elect hit back shortly before the interval when Leroy Sane finished a brilliant jinking run by pulling his side level. It's time for the Reds to receive some recognition too. "How often does a Liverpool goalkeeper make a save you don't expect?" The England global is now starting to show why Liverpool were so keen to deliver him from a relative wilderness period at Arsenal.

Author: 0 Job fears as Britain's second largest construction firm collapses

This follows months of financial turmoil at the company. Carillion issued a second profit warning at the end of September and about five weeks later was awarded a £62 million rail contract. These included the Midland Metropolitan Hospital in Birmingham, delayed due to construction problems, the completion date of the new Royal Liverpool Hospital repeatedly pushed back amid reports of cracks in the building, and the delay in the Aberdeen bypass.

Author: 0 Nationals, Kendrick agree on two-year, $7M deal

This past July, the Phillies shipped him to the Nationals in exchange for pitcher McKenzie Mills. Kendrick also played 17 games at third base as recently as 2016, so it stands to reason the Nationals could use him at the three non-first base infield positions as well as the outfield corners.

Sports Klopp revels in Liverpool's stunning success
Author: 0 Klopp revels in Liverpool's stunning success

Guardiola said the game against Newcastle was "so, so important" adding: "All the teams lose games". Liverpool's manager let loose with the profanities on live US TV after stopping Manchester City's unbeaten run this EPL season. The goals from Mane and Salah were a direct result of Liverpool's high press; breathless, all-action counter-attacking, dubbed gengenpressing during Klopp's time in Germany with Borussia Dortmund and Mainz.

Sports Unseeded Maria Sharapova Returns to Australian Open as a Star
Author: 0 Unseeded Maria Sharapova Returns to Australian Open as a Star

Maria provided stiffer competition in the second, breaking for a 3-1 lead, but her joy was short-lived as Sharapova reeled off five games in a row to effectively end the contest. But Sharapova put that behind her with a clinical performance to get her campaign underway, belting 22 winners to Maria's seven in a straight-sets win.

Sports Eagles use goal-line stand, Elliott field goals to beat Falcons
Author: 0 Eagles use goal-line stand, Elliott field goals to beat Falcons

However, a stellar defensive display ensured Philadelphia claimed a 15-10 victory , with right tackle Lane Johnson and defensive end Chris Long duly finding the flawless way to celebrate. The Falcons drove for what could have been a game-winning drive at game's end, but an Eagles defense that had not allowed a single point all season in the final two minutes of the fourth quarter stood tall.

Sports Jacksonville Jaguars: 3 Takeaways from Divisional Round win over Steelers
Author: 0 Jacksonville Jaguars: 3 Takeaways from Divisional Round win over Steelers

New England beat Tennessee - an AFC South club like the Jaguars - on Saturday, 35-14. "We were able to get some movement and create some holes for him", Marrone said. Teammates said after the game they had expected Fournette to battle through the pain, and he did just that. "We just knew that every time they scored, we had to come back and score and put a drive together to help our defense gather their breaths".

Sports Wants to return to Pittsburgh in 2018
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If the Steelers had used both of their timeouts before the two-minute warning, the Jags could have been facing a third down with about 2:09 left (That estimate is based off the fact that their first and second down plays both only took four seconds off the clock).

Sports What happened? Steelers left to reflect after 45-42 loss to Jaguars
Author: 0 What happened? Steelers left to reflect after 45-42 loss to Jaguars

All-Pro cornerback Jalen Ramsey did pretty much the same thing that upset his Jacksonville Jaguars teammates last week. Ramsey later took to Twitter to apologize for his use of expletives while addressing the fans. Roethlisberger said after the week five loss he maybe did not "have it anymore". One of the biggest problems with picking the Jacksonville Jaguars to win Sunday's game was that it was hard to imagine them outscoring a team with an offense as explosive as Pittsburgh's ...

Sports Fragile Johanna Konta battling injury ahead of Australian Open
Author: 0 Fragile Johanna Konta battling injury ahead of Australian Open

The Brit, a quarter-finalist and semi-finalist in the last two years, will face unseeded American Bernarda Pera in the second round. Though a meeting with the world No. Her shotmaking, especially on the volley, continued to be hit and miss, but after saving a break point the Brit was able to serve out the match at the first opportunity.

Sports Stoke City appoint Paul Lambert as new manager to replace Mark Hughes
Author: 0 Stoke City appoint Paul Lambert as new manager to replace Mark Hughes

Did Stoke offer O'Neill one deal and Lambert another? Disgruntled Stoke City fans have threatened to "throw their season tickets in the bin" following today's announcement that Paul Lambert will be the club's new manager. Stoke are sitting in 18th place in the Premier League and at real risk of relegation. Manchester United looks to gain separation for second place in the Premier League when it hosts Stoke City in a Monday clash.

Author: 0 Sanchez future to be decided 'in 48 hours'

Arsene Wenger claims Alexis Sanchez is "half in, half out" of Arsenal but acknowledged the Chile worldwide must be replaced if he leaves the club. "Look, if Sanchez goes we need to replace him", he said . Rumours have mostly focussed on the Armenian with reports claiming he's the club's most dispensable player at the moment with Mourinho said to have lost patience with him.

Sports Dana White Doesn't Want Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Rematch
Author: 0 Dana White Doesn't Want Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Rematch

If he comes back in September, that's nearly two years, that can't happen it's just not fair to everybody else. The belt would have to move on. McGregor has held the entire lightweight division hostage, choosing to fight Floyd Mayweather in the boxing ring and being inactive in the octagon rather than defending his belt and giving other qualified contenders a shot at the title.

Sports Jose Mourinho finally speaks out on Alexis' Sanchez transfer
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho finally speaks out on Alexis' Sanchez transfer

City have pulled out, having refused to meet the financial demands from Arsenal , Sanchez and his representatives. City believe Sanchez is keen to join them and link up with manager Pep Guardiola for a second time, following their successful spell together at Barcelona.