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Sports Eagles Players Ill: Flu-Like Setback Just Before Super Bowl
Author: 0 Eagles Players Ill: Flu-Like Setback Just Before Super Bowl

You still have to come up with a mindset that says 'I'm going to beat you. I had to put these trousers on just like you did this morning. The Browns play a huge role in why the Philadelphia Eagles are in the Super Bowl in the first place, as they shipped the second overall pick to Philly for a plethora of picks.

Sports Debutant Norrie hauls GB level with Spain
Author: 0 Debutant Norrie hauls GB level with Spain

Norrie, whose dad hails from Scotland, battled back from two sets down to level the first round match against Spain in Marbella. "I was nervous and had a streak in the second set where I couldn't get a serve but I pulled it together". Despite a courageous effort from British no 4 Liam Broady, he slipped to a 6-3 6-4 7-6 defeat to Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the opening rubber, leaving Norrie with a battle on his hands against Bautista Agut, the world no 23 and victor of seven ATP Tour titles.

Author: 0 Aubameyang To Start? Wenger Makes 3 Changes | Expected Arsenal XI vs Everton

The Armenia global claimed three assists in total, having also set up Ramsey's opener before playing in Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on his former Borussia Dortmund team-mate's Premier League bow. Three points, three Ramsey goals, three Mkhitaryan assists, a debut goal for Aubameyang and some of the best football Arsenal have played this season.

Sports Colts LB Edwin Jackson dies after auto accident
Author: 0 Colts LB Edwin Jackson dies after auto accident

The driver of a Ford F-150 drove onto the emergency shoulder and hit the rear of the auto, striking both Jackson and Monroe, with one of the bodies landing in the center lane of I-70, according to a release from the Indiana State Police. The driver of the pickup attempted to run from the scene on foot, but was quickly caught by police. It is believed that Gonsales was also driving without a license.

Sports Steelers' Shazier walking as rehab progresses
Author: 0 Steelers' Shazier walking as rehab progresses

Shazier hit Bengals wide receiver Josh Malone low with his shoulder pads, then immediately reached for his back while his legs remained motionless during a game on December 4. Shazier's father, Vernon Shazier, has mostly kept his son's health status quiet over the past two months. He later became an inspirational figure for the Steelers, having shown up practices in a wheelchair and waving a Terrible Towel from a luxury box at Heinz Field.

Sports I Figured Out Why Bill Belichick Wears a Hoodie
Author: 0 I Figured Out Why Bill Belichick Wears a Hoodie

With five Super Bowl wins, Patriots coach Bill Belichick has the most victories of the 31 coaches who have won the Super Bowl. Fast forward eight years, and Edelman has been a key piece of two Super Bowl-winning teams with the Pats. Perhaps the desire to coach with his sons, and help them establish their careers, will keep Belichick going. He does know he talked with then-general manager Mike Lynn, who would fire Steckel a year later.

Sports Jose Mourinho explains Paul Pogba omission
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho explains Paul Pogba omission

Mourinho says Fratton Park is "such a small stadium, the atmosphere was absolutely incredible ". Pochettino has led Spurs to some big wins in three-and-a-half years as manager, including a 3-1 victory over European champions Real Madrid in November and home wins against Chelsea, Arsenal and United in the final season at White Hart Lane.

Sports Brett Favre speaks to Eagles on eve of Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Brett Favre speaks to Eagles on eve of Super Bowl LII

Ten years ago, he was involved in one of the most controversial moments in Super Bowl history when performing alongside Janet Jackson . "Brady will have the ball last with a chance to win ring number six, but will finally come up short!" The Patriots are vulnerable to a strong interior pass rusher, and Cox is among the NFL's best penetrators.

Sports Munich Air Disaster is in his heart - Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 Munich Air Disaster is in his heart - Jose Mourinho

Today was one of the best performances we have had this season by far. That re-energised Burnley and they pounced when Gudmundsson turned in Matt Lowton's deep cross. "It's been awesome to come to New York City to announce the tour and give some local fans a real surprise!" the Frenchman said. "We have one goalkeeper and five players".

Sports Big money, big run-up to Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Big money, big run-up to Super Bowl LII

Have fun with your friends: Even if you hate football, being surrounded by your closest friends should be fun, even if they are yelling at a TV screen. Dan Sherman, a 60-year-old homeless man, who was riding the train to stay warm, said he was concerned about where to go when the train would be closed on game day.

Sports Michigan State 63, IN 60
Author: 0 Michigan State 63, IN 60

Despite all the mismatches and statistical disadvantages IU had to overcome on Saturday night, the Hoosiers found themselves with a chance to win as sophomore guard Devonte Green's last-second heave hung in the air. IN got off to a nice start in the second half as Juwan Morgan was feeling it in the first few minutes. IN was 6-of-35 from the field in the first half, 17 percent.

Author: 0 Washington may try to trade Cousins

By rule, teams that sign a franchise-tagged player must give up two first-round draft picks, though that can be negotiated - in 2009, the Patriots tagged Matt Cassel and sent both Cassel and linebacker Mike Vrabel to the Chiefs for a second-round pick, signing Cassel to a new contract.

Sports Leicester boss Puel: We must be careful with Mahrez
Author: 0 Leicester boss Puel: We must be careful with Mahrez

The Foxes had slapped £80 million price tag on Mahrez, which caused the collapse of the deal, and so ruined player's dream. Fousseni Diabate, discovered in French Ligue 2 and an apparent bargain at £4m in the January transfer window , has the look of Mahrez's long-term replacement.

Sports Former Bronco Brian Dawkins Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Former Bronco Brian Dawkins Elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Over the course of his 16-year National Football League career he had 1,131 tackles, 37 interceptions, 26 sacks, 120 pass deflections, 36 forced fumbles and 19 fumble recoveries in 224 career games (221 starts). Selected by Philadelphia in the second round (61st overall) of the 1996 NFL Draft from Clemson University, Dawkins was born on October 13, 1973, in Jacksonville, Fla.

Sports 'Disturbing' Tom Brady kiss divides the US
Author: 0 'Disturbing' Tom Brady kiss divides the US

Brady asked John what he would get in return, and the child leaned in and kissed him on the lips. Jack then is seen walking over to the side of the bed and kissing his father on the lips . That in and of itself isn't a revelation-the 40-year-old National Football League star was photographed last February kissing his father on the mouth during a celebration .

Sports Ex-Man Utd star Rio Ferdinand praises Kane, but condemns Lukaku
Author: 0 Ex-Man Utd star Rio Ferdinand praises Kane, but condemns Lukaku

The result kept Tottenham in fifth place in the Premier League table, now just five points behind Jose Mourinho's United in second. England worldwide Kane was key.in Christian Eriksen's shock opener after just 11 seconds at Wembley, a goal which really defined the game, one in which United never truly recovered in.
Ferdinand, speaking as a pundit after the game, thought "Kane showed today why he's the best striker in the league and one of the most potent in Europe because he's bullied ...

Sports Wenger: Aubameyang debut in doubt due to sickness
Author: 0 Wenger: Aubameyang debut in doubt due to sickness

Fast-forward to the close of the window, and whilst Sanchez is gone, it is not all doom and gloom. Can he solve Arsenal's long-standing problems? Is there a change in tide on the horizon? "And they have a lot of possession in the opponent's half that we have not".

Sports Aubameyang can cure Arsenal's need for speed
Author: 0 Aubameyang can cure Arsenal's need for speed

Further examinations of the Gabon global will be carried out over the next 24 hours, although Wenger confirmed fellow January signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan will start against the Toffees and is hopeful Jack Wilshere will be fit. "I told him "don't gamble too much, sign the contract before you know the extent of the injury". Arsenal haven't added more goals to their armoury, they have taken them away and tried to replace them with a formula we aren't aware will work yet.

Sports Brian Urlacher elected into NFL Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Brian Urlacher elected into NFL Hall of Fame

Based on his stats, Owens seemed worthy of being a first-ballot Hall of Famer. The other four offensive linemen who were finalists this year were Tony Boselli , Joe Jacoby , Steve Hutchinson and Kevin Mawae and like Faneca, none of them were voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.

Sports Lukaku expects Man Utd boss Mourinho to buy big this summer
Author: 0 Lukaku expects Man Utd boss Mourinho to buy big this summer

But we need him and the Champions League is arriving, we have lots of tough matches to play. With Carrick and Fellaini both set to be out of the picture in the summer, combined with Ander Herrera 's limited influence this season, you get the feeling that one midfield signing won't be enough.

Sports Wenger: Arsenal won't score without Mkhitaryan AND Aubameyang, partnership is essential
Author: 0 Wenger: Arsenal won't score without Mkhitaryan AND Aubameyang, partnership is essential

Walcott had a shot blocked before curling in a delightful cross for Oumar Niasse to hit the upright, meaning the visitors' rally early in the second half was as impressive as it was futile. By contrast, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expressed satisfaction with the level of skill his players brought to the game. Fluent, pacy, technical quality, agile movement, very mobile and good finishing.

Sports Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes BBL
Author: 0 Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes BBL

Kieron Pollard needed three to win or two off the final ball from Ben Laughlin to take a tense semi-final into a Super Over, but failed to deny his former team a place in their first BBL decider at Adelaide Oval on Sunday. "I'll just have to wait and see when I go back after two or three games with the Aussie stuff at the back end of February and go from there but hopefully I'm playing".

Sports Batshuayi's World Cup hunger encourages Dortmund boss Stoger
Author: 0 Batshuayi's World Cup hunger encourages Dortmund boss Stoger

The Gabon worldwide, who scored 98 goals in 144 Bundesliga games for Dortmund , is a replacement for Alexis Sanchez following the Chilean's move to Manchester United . Since his arrival from French outfit Montpellier HSC in the 2012-13 campaign, the former Ligue 1 champion has also scored more goals than any other Arsenal player and his presence will surely be missed.

Sports Southampton strikes out of drop zone, deepens West Brom woes
Author: 0 Southampton strikes out of drop zone, deepens West Brom woes

While they will not be fortunate enough to face sides as weak as Albion every week, this was a significant moment for under-pressure Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino , who had endured travelling supporters calling for his sacking before his side's dramatic turnaround.

Author: 0 Patriots star Brady wins third NFL MVP

I said, 'Mom, you know where the Super Bowl is?' She's like, 'Of course I do'". That all changed when he intercepted Russell Wilson in the final moments of Super Bowl XLIX to seal New England's fourth Lombardi Trophy. "The great part about catching sunfish was you just sit in the boat and you have a rod and you basically put a worm and a bobber", Brady said. After the 2007 Super Bowl, Manning also led his team to victory in 2011 over the Patriots , 21-17, in Super Bowl 46.

Sports Rickie Fowler holds one-shot lead at Phoenix Open
Author: 0 Rickie Fowler holds one-shot lead at Phoenix Open

Griffin was born with a rare airway disorder. Jon Rahm and Chez Reavie were a stroke back, and Phil Mickelson was two shots behind. This is a place we know we can continue to play well. "But stretches like that are going to happen over the course of four days". Spieth struggled to get any putts to drop as he posted rounds of one-over 72 and one-under 70 to lie one shot outside the projected cut line.

Sports Mominul's ton No.2 a first for Bangladesh
Author: 0 Mominul's ton No.2 a first for Bangladesh

Mominul had scored 176 in the first innings. However, shortly after reaching the triple figure mark, Mominul was caught by Dimuth Karunaratne at slip off the bowling of Dhananjaya de Silva for 105, which came off 174 balls and included five boundaries and two sixes.

Sports Brian Dawkins Makes Pro Football Hall Of Fame 2018 Class
Author: 0 Brian Dawkins Makes Pro Football Hall Of Fame 2018 Class

When those of us that have covered the game for some time think of the all-time great general managers and talent evaluators, Beathard's often is the first name that comes to mind. Chosen by the 48-person Selection Committee as one of five modern-era inductees for the Class of 2018, Dawkins will be officially enshrined in Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio, next August as the main event of the Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week.

Sports 'A finish of dreams' - Twitter salute Aubameyang after first Arsenal goal
Author: 0 'A finish of dreams' - Twitter salute Aubameyang after first Arsenal goal

A hat-trick for Aaron Ramsey , a goal on debut for club record signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and a goal for Laurent Koscielny ensured an emphatic victory for Arsenal . Overall, I think he looked well-accepted by the rest of the team and was understanding very well how we want to play . Arsenal demolished the challenge of an Everton side that came to Emirates in high spirits in the first half of the game only.

Sports Urlacher named to Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Urlacher named to Pro Football Hall of Fame

Congratulations to the entire Hall of Fame class. All of those activities will take place at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. He's also the first Lobo to make the Pro Football Hall of Fame , and the third New Mexico native. Defensive players Brian Urlacher , Ray Lewis and Brian Dawkins also are Hall bound. However, the 49ers finished as one of the hotter teams in the National Football League and went on to win six of their final seven games, including three consecutive wins against ...

Sports Ireland Gear Up For 6 Nations Clash With France
Author: 0 Ireland Gear Up For 6 Nations Clash With France

There's a lot of pressure on England . "They are the moments you'll remember forever, when you're just ecstatic". "The game every year is becoming critical of those players who go outside the law; it's not now possible to do certain things that you used to get away with when I was playing and that is for the betterment of the game".

Sports Jorge Campillo, Dylan Frittelli share Maybank Championship lead
Author: 0 Jorge Campillo, Dylan Frittelli share Maybank Championship lead

Frittelli , now seventh in the Race to Dubai, has not looked back since winning his maiden European Tour title in the Lyoness Open in Austria last June, having since added the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open in December. "It is super bunched". "It was a good round", Frittelli said. Jorge played great today with me. Campillo also got into contention courtesy of back-to-back 66s.

Sports The Celtics are every little thing the Knicks aren't
Author: 0 The Celtics are every little thing the Knicks aren't

Just wakin' up in the morning, Terry Rozier gotta thank God. Coach Brad Stevens , much like Brown, wasn't too focused on the slam. "There's going to be nights that you're not going to (be) good offensively, but I think for us to get to the next level, for us to be an elite team, just go out there and play defense", Kanter said.

Sports Sean McVay Named AP Coach of the Year
Author: 0 Sean McVay Named AP Coach of the Year

Lewis and Urlacher helped define playing middle linebacker in their era with Lewis winning two AP Defensive Player of the Year awards and one Super Bowl MVP for Baltimore and Urlacher winning a Defensive Player of the Year award of his own.

Sports Burnley vs Manchester City
Author: 0 Burnley vs Manchester City

Manchester United took advantage of a slip-up from Manchester City to close to within 13 points of the league leaders with a 2-0 win over Huddersfield Town at Old Trafford. "Yaya helped us a lot last season and this season played less than the year before but we are going to decide", he told reporters ahead of Saturday's trip to Burnley , where City will kick off 15 points clear at the Premier League summit.

Sports Mourinho praises Alexis Sanchez's first United goal
Author: 0 Mourinho praises Alexis Sanchez's first United goal

However, United have lost only once at home this season, and we don't expect them to have any trouble in securing three points on Saturday. And Mourinho was glad his new arrival found the net. "We were aware that this is a hard task in front of us, we wanted to be solid defensively and find a good formation where we frustrated them, and I think it worked".

Author: 0 Raheem Sterling's miss of season allows Burnley to hold leaders City

The outspoken former Manchester United captain turned pundit has branded the City boss "a joke" after he only named six substitutes on the bench for Saturday's game against Burnley . The latter half of the game in the same manner, with City keeping maximum possession and threatening the opponents with their lethal attacking, but again they failed to take advantage of the chances created and missed many .

Sports Manchester United manager Mourinho says atmosphere quiet at Old Trafford
Author: 0 Manchester United manager Mourinho says atmosphere quiet at Old Trafford

The first half passed calmly and without any serious events. United travel to Spain on February 24, before welcoming Sevilla to Old Trafford on March 13. "I prefer to look at it in the handsome way of a little kid that arrived here with his mum at nine years old for the first training session and 10 or 11 years later the kid is playing in a Manchester United shirt in an important match in the Premier League at home at Old Trafford".

Sports Australia out of Davis Cup after Nick Kyrgios loses to Alexander Zverev
Author: 0 Australia out of Davis Cup after Nick Kyrgios loses to Alexander Zverev

Australia have lost their Davis Cup first-round tie in Brisbane after Nick Kyrgios was thrashed in straight sets by world No.5 Alex Zverev, giving Germany an unbeatable 3-1 lead. " I think he's really matured over the last six months and I think the Davis Cup has helped that ". "The important thing is that there's a reason why I played Davis Cup and there's a reason why my record stands that good.

Sports Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho happy with referees
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho happy with referees

I don't think he is a guy who is scared to take responsibility. Stones, who missed last week's 3-0 win over West Bromwich Albion with illness, was rested for the match at Turf Moor with skipper Vincent Kompany returning from a calf injury and new recruit Aymeric Laporte available as defensive cover.

Sports No. 1 Badgers lose to No. 6 Ohio State
Author: 0 No. 1 Badgers lose to No. 6 Ohio State

Ohio State issued an update from athletic trainer Chalisa Fonza indicating Waterman had been taken to a local hospital for "precautionary evaluation". "I knew if I did that, that's all the fans and team wanted". I was going insane. "It's going to be a unique game in a lot of ways just because of what they force you into", Holtmann said.

Sports Grid girls aggrieved after being axed by F1
Author: 0 Grid girls aggrieved after being axed by F1

This week Liberty Media, who own the sport, announced that they would be scrapping Grid Girls as they claim the custom " is at odds with modern day societal norms". She added the sport should "increase the talent pool of girls and women entering the sport". Kolner Express newspaper also quoted Sebastian Vettel as calling Liberty's grid girls decision "ridiculous".

Sports NZ bundled out of Hamilton sevens by Fiji
Author: 0 NZ bundled out of Hamilton sevens by Fiji

Earlier New Zealand progressed to the semi after downing England 19-12 in a tense match, while Fiji snuck past Gordon Tietjens' Samoa thanks to a last minute try. South Africa was again the most impressive team in pool play, outscoring its rivals with 102 points as it beat Papua New Guinea 36-5, Russian Federation 38-0 and England 28-7.

Sports Peter raises more than $60K for Polar Plunge
Author: 0 Peter raises more than $60K for Polar Plunge

It's one of several polar plunge events around the state to raise money for the non-profit. "It's a good event for all of us to come together and support", Captain Shawn Becker of the Wood County Sheriff's Department said. "We also did a lock in, pajama day and hat day, events like that". For many, it was their first time jumping into Lake Champlain this time of the year.

Sports The Super Bowl, Brought To You By Taxpayers
Author: 0 The Super Bowl, Brought To You By Taxpayers

The poll also revealed that parents, concerned with the sport's safety amid concussion concerns, want their children to turn away from watching and playing football. The poll was conducted from January 13-17, surveying 900 adults with a margin of error of 3.3 percentage points. This is far from the only poll conducted this season that has reflected a negative outlook for the league.

Sports EPL title race not over: Guardiola
Author: 0 EPL title race not over: Guardiola

Manchester City will return to the United States this summer, the Premier League leaders announced on Friday. Substitute Brahim Diaz and Bernardo Silva nearly scored from yet another counter before Aguero made it 3-0 in the final minute with an impressive chip over Foster after Sterling had played him into the Albion area with a selfless pass.

Sports The present for me is Chelsea - Conte blasts Italy speculation
Author: 0 The present for me is Chelsea - Conte blasts Italy speculation

I think that from the start of the season there are a lot of rumours around me. But ahead of Monday's Premier League trip to Watford, Conte reasserted his desire to see out his three-year Chelsea contract. Conte did sign improved terms with the Stamford Bridge club last summer, but did not extend the length of his previous contract, which is set to expire in 2019 - a move that suggested all was not well between manager and club.