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Sports Former Alabama coach Mike Shula to become New York Giants offensive coordinator
Author: 0 Former Alabama coach Mike Shula to become New York Giants offensive coordinator

Among the NFL's 32 teams during the 2017 season, Carolina finished 12 in points, 19 in total yards, fourth in rushing yards and 28 in passing yards. However, it's already been stated that Shurmur will take over playcalling duties. Recently fired Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell and Eagles running backs coach Duce Staley also emerged as potential candidates but Shurmur ultimately went with Shula.

Sports Ravens to play in Hall of Fame Game for first time
Author: 0 Ravens to play in Hall of Fame Game for first time

The last time they played in the game was 2005, when they beat the Dolphins 27-24. As for the Ravens , it'll be their first-ever appearance in the Hall of Fame game . He quickly established himself as a team leader with his hard-hitting and relentless style. He helped the Ravens to two Super Bowl titles and was named the game's MVP in Super Bowl XXXV.

Author: 0 Morata claims Mourinho advice made him a top player

Morata admits he should've alerted club medicos sooner to the pain he was suffering. However, Barcelona have been incredible all season, so will prove a huge test for Chelsea , who overturned their recent poor results with an emphatic performance in the 3-0 win over bottom of the table West Brom.

Sports England scrum against Georgia during Six Nations rest week
Author: 0 England scrum against Georgia during Six Nations rest week

Warren Gatland insists there is plenty more to come from this Wales side as they turn their attention towards facing Ireland in Dublin. Gatland later described the decision as a "terrible mistake" and his view has been supported by World Rugby, who said in a statement that " Wales should have been awarded a try as the Wales player grounded the ball".

Sports Kings acquire defenceman Dion Phaneuf in trade with Senators
Author: 0 Kings acquire defenceman Dion Phaneuf in trade with Senators

The LA Kings traded veteran forward and 2014 Stanley Cup Champion Marian Gaborik along with center Nick Shore to the Ottawa Senators . Phaneuf was sad to leave, but pleased with the deal. The move will give the Senators flexibility with the roster. Phaneuf didn't return for the third period and played only 10:50. Shore is an RFA after this season so if they do decide to re-sign him (after all he is the type of player that Guy Boucher seems to love) it will be a decision ...

Sports Olympics 2018: Japanese snowboarder Yuto Totsuka stretchered off after halfpipe fall
Author: 0 Olympics 2018: Japanese snowboarder Yuto Totsuka stretchered off after halfpipe fall

Totsuka hit the lip of the halfpipe as he hurtled back to the ground and dropped down to the flat. Accompanied by medical staff, Totsuka was eventually taken off the halfpipe course by sled and taken to hospital following the crash. While bronze medallist Enni Rukajarvi said: 'It was pretty bad. Totsuka had scored 39.25 in his opening run. Numerous athletes in the final fell during the first run of the men's halfpipe today.

Sports Winter Games 2018: Shaun White, Mikaela Shiffrin look for gold
Author: 0 Winter Games 2018: Shaun White, Mikaela Shiffrin look for gold

Speedskater Bonnie Blair won gold in the 1988, 1992 and 1994 Games. His previous gold medals were Team USA's 71st and 83rd. "I'm proud of the other riders for pushing me this whole time". White won his first Olympic gold medal at age 19 at the 2006 Turin Olympics. During a brief change of focus in White's victorious press conference he was forced to confront previous allegations of sexual harassment by the former drummer of his band "Bad Things".

Sports Notre Dame Can't Undo NCAA Homework Scandal Sanction
Author: 0 Notre Dame Can't Undo NCAA Homework Scandal Sanction

It is, rather, an athletic association that regulates academic misconduct in certain narrowly drawn cases involving students who are athletes. The university also argued that the penalty is excessive since there was no university involvement or knowledge of the academic conduct.

Sports James scores 37 in win at OKC
Author: 0 James scores 37 in win at OKC

That's what the Cavs have now, a variety of options to close out games and for James to choose from and use. Their return comes at a fantastic time. After playing fairly evenly over the course of the first half of the game, the Thunder held their last lead of the game with 3:28 left in the third quarter.

Sports Team USA Starts Olympic Men's Hockey Tournament With Overtime Loss To Slovenia
Author: 0 Team USA Starts Olympic Men's Hockey Tournament With Overtime Loss To Slovenia

Cloud State) and F Ryan Donato (Harvard). He is also the only former Olympian and led the 2006 Winter Games in scoring when the USA was eliminated in the quarterfinals. Towards the end of 1st period, Slovakia started to make some pushes in Russian zone and managed to create chances, out of nowhere on a quick attack by Olvecky and a softie flew past Russia's Kosheckin to make it 2-1.

Sports Flynn the Bichon Frisé wins Best in Show at Westminster
Author: 0 Flynn the Bichon Frisé wins Best in Show at Westminster

Underdogs and upsets are way more than normal at the Garden - inside dog fanciers indeed fancied Flynn but the people sitting in the stands was obviously pulling for other dogs. It's based on the young handler's ability to bring out the traits of the dog. The annual competition features hundreds of dogs from around the country.

Sports MSU faculty votes 'no confidence' in Board of Trustees
Author: 0 MSU faculty votes 'no confidence' in Board of Trustees

It's a symbolic vote - it doesn't carry any legal weight, nor will the board be forced to step down. Michigan State interim president John Engler wrote a strongly worded response to the ESPN " Outside the Lines " article that lumped football coach Mark Dantonio and basketball coach Tom Izzo in the same category as Larry Nassar.

Sports India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series
Author: 0 India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series

India clinched their maiden ODI series win on South African soil, taking an unbeatable 4-1 lead after outclassing the hosts by 73 runs in the fifth One-Day International (ODI) at the St. The most important thing is to start well and really get into the Indian middle-order. After a slow start, in which only five runs were scored off the first three overs, Shikhar Dhawan and Sharma began to hit their straps.

Sports Gay Olympic champ Radford receives praise from IOC athletes commission head
Author: 0 Gay Olympic champ Radford receives praise from IOC athletes commission head

Radford came out in the same year that he won a silver medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russian Federation. "So proud to be wearing these medals and showing the world what we can do!" he wrote. NBC commentator Johnny Weir announced that Rippon was the first openly gay athlete from the United States to medal at the Winter Games, according to NBC .

Sports Winter Olympics 2018: Twitter drags Shaun White for dragging flag through snow
Author: 0 Winter Olympics 2018: Twitter drags Shaun White for dragging flag through snow

Coming off an impressive qualifying run where White was just short of a flawless score, the four-time Olympian secured his third gold medal in the halfpipe in impressive fashion. If you missed it all live, check out the White's insane run (below). "My focus has always been on the final", said Hirano. In an Olympic gold medal showdown between Shaun White and "the next Shaun White " on Wednesday there was only ever going to be one victor - the original.

Sports Mike Pereira says 'Philly Special' should not have counted
Author: 0 Mike Pereira says 'Philly Special' should not have counted

A 2018 Toyota Tundra CrewMax TRD truck played pace auto for the Philadelphia Eagles' championship winning parade last week, following the team's massive win over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII . It's kind of one of those that has no effect on the play. The Eagles appeared to have only six men on the line of scrimmage as Jeffery was about two yards out of position when the ball was snapped directly to running back Corey Clement.

Sports Canada win inaugural mixed doubles curling gold
Author: 0 Canada win inaugural mixed doubles curling gold

Morris was born in Winnipeg, raised in Ottawa and lives and trains in the Calgary area. Lawes won with Jennifer Jones at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, while Morris won with Kevin Martin in 2010 in Vancouver. After five ends, the Canadians were outshooting the Swiss 92 percent to 63 per cent and held an 8-3 lead. Canada broke open a 2-2 game in the third end, capitalizing on a flash by Switzerland's Martin Rios to score a four-ender and seize control.

Sports Chloe Kim and the Undeniable Power of Breakfast Sandwiches
Author: 0 Chloe Kim and the Undeniable Power of Breakfast Sandwiches

Eliot Bland, five years older than Kim , remembers watching her bounce daily on a trampoline in front of her La Palma home, wearing a harness, practicing for the Olympics . Liu denied the Americans a podium sweep with her 89.75-point second run. "But some are saying her fame is meaningless", one user wrote, adding "Do you really think winning a medal for South Korea is only thing that matters?" "Oh and I also had 2 churros today and they were pretty bomb so if you ever get nervous go eat ...

Sports Justin Kluivert drops huge future hint
Author: 0 Justin Kluivert drops huge future hint

Most reports have suggested Manchester United might be his most likely destination, especially after his well-documented chat with Jose Mourinho after last season's Europa League final . A move of such profile in the coming summer would surely be a little too early for Kluivert, though, as his game remains somewhat raw. Ajax starlet Justin Kluivert opened up about his future plans and revealed he would be interested in making a move to either England or Spain in the near future.

Sports Tiger Woods won't say whether he'll play back-to-back weeks
Author: 0 Tiger Woods won't say whether he'll play back-to-back weeks

The PGA Tour season sometimes flies by anonymously before the Masters in April, but that has not been the case in 2018. (He also lost a playoff to Billy Mayfair in 1998 when the tournament was played at Valencia, which is north of Riviera.) "It's very simple".

Sports Jurgen Klopp: 'Character more important than tactics in winning games'
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: 'Character more important than tactics in winning games'

Liverpool travel to Porto in the first leg of their Champions League round of 16 tie on Wednesday and Karius, who is likely to start the match, is keen for the Merseyside club to take control. Everybody is aware of what they did to Leipzig and Monaco and the level of knowhow of this competition is huge at the Dragão. We are in Porto and that is the only thing.

Sports Another day, another delay for Shiffrin, other Alpine skiers
Author: 0 Another day, another delay for Shiffrin, other Alpine skiers

On Wednesday, she is set to run in the giant slalom , which had to be rescheduled from Sunday because of excessive wind. The giant slalom would have been Shiffrin's much-anticipated debut at these Winter Games. "When our safety [is] involved, the riders need to have a say". After sitting in 26th place following the downhill portion of the race where he battled headwinds, the 33-year-old tech specialist delivered a blistering slalom run in the second leg to secure fifth place, 1.45 ...

Sports Steve Kerr Let Warriors Run their Own Plays
Author: 0 Steve Kerr Let Warriors Run their Own Plays

As it turns out, that special group of players may be even more talented than initially thought. Upon further review, they may have a knack for coaching, too. "It's not your team, it's not [general manager] Bob Myers' team, it's not [owner] Joe Lacob's team - although I'm not going to tell Joe that". We're trying to guide them we're trying to pace them.

Sports BT, Sky score broadcast rights for Premier League in 2019
Author: 0 BT, Sky score broadcast rights for Premier League in 2019

BT will only show 32 live games on Saturdays at 12:30. The EPL says there are still multiple bidders interested in the remaining two packages. They include one package which has 20 matches via one midweek fixture list and one Bank Holiday, and a package which includes 20 matches from two midweek fixture lists.

Sports PGA golfer Bill Haas injured in vehicle crash near Riviera, authorities say
Author: 0 PGA golfer Bill Haas injured in vehicle crash near Riviera, authorities say

LAPD has confirmed that the passenger of the Ferrari was pro golfer Bill Haas , 35, and is in stable condition. The man inside the Ferrari was reportedly aged 71. Haas was in Los Angeles for the Genesis Open at Riviera; Luke Wilson is also an avid golfer. It was heading south on North Chautauqua Boulevard when it sideswiped a Toyota FJ, which Wilson was driving, and crashed into a BMW moments later, officials said.

Sports American Luger Emily Sweeney Has Terrifying Crash
Author: 0 American Luger Emily Sweeney Has Terrifying Crash

Doctors reported Sweeney had only suffered "bumps and bruises". Watch Sweeney's crash in the videos below, but please note that some viewers may find the footage distressing . So thanks for all the support, you guys. Yeah, it's a bummer, for sure, and I know I'm better than that, but here we are. She just missed out on a spot in the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

Sports Juventus' Champions League critics driving Max Allegri 'crazy'
Author: 0 Juventus' Champions League critics driving Max Allegri 'crazy'

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri accused his team's critics of losing touch with reality after the 2-2 draw with Tottenham in the Champions League, claiming the hosts were never favourites for the match. "I had a chance before it (his goal) and I should have scored that, but like I always say, you've got to be ready for the next one". "The tie is 180 minutes but we are nearly there.

Author: 0 Ronaldo wants team mate dropped for PSG clash

The reigning champions, Real Madrid , are expecting a hard clash against the main contenders for the title with Neymar Jr Da Silva, Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappe leading their attacking line. But tomorrow's duel is not between Cristiano and Neymar , it is between Real Madrid and PSG ". Creating 19 chances for his teammates in their six games, as well as hitting the target on 59% of his shots, this is a man who truly is amongst the world's best in his position and he has the ...

Sports 'Devastated' Gary Cahill responds to news of Ryan Mason's retirement
Author: 0 'Devastated' Gary Cahill responds to news of Ryan Mason's retirement

And after his side's 2-2 Champions League draw with Juventus on Tuesday , Pochettino offered his support to the 26-year-old. Former England and Spurs striker Ferdinand, who was a coach at White Hart Lane for six years before becoming QPR director of football in 2014, felt Mason had the potential to become an excellent player.

Sports After a Historic Super Bowl Victory, Philadelphia Joins an Elite Club
Author: 0 After a Historic Super Bowl Victory, Philadelphia Joins an Elite Club

Johnson's full quote from Pardon My Take is below. There was a sense of business-as-usual for the Pats, who were playing in their eighth Super Bowl in 17 years. "That's just the God's honest truth". They're successful, but when they go to interviews, they act like (expletive) robots. Hey, stop being a d-head.

Sports Tom Brady reflects on New England Patriots' defeat in Super Bowl
Author: 0 Tom Brady reflects on New England Patriots' defeat in Super Bowl

Schools, museums, courts, government offices and even the Philadelphia Zoo were shut down so the city could fete an underdog Eagles team that few outside Philadelphia thought had a prayer of beating the mighty Patriots led by superstar quarterback Tom Brady and coach Bill Belichick.

Sports Aguero strikes lift Man City
Author: 0 Aguero strikes lift Man City

But as impressive as Aguero was, City again owed a lot to Belgium midfielder De Bruyne , who created his side's opening three goals in another outstanding display. Guardiola played down that suggestion, adding that in his decade-long coaching career he had always previously named a full bench. "We scored six goals last season in the last 16 and we were out because we conceded six".

Sports Man City goal-machine Aguero: I'm 'lucky' to play alongside De Bruyne
Author: 0 Man City goal-machine Aguero: I'm 'lucky' to play alongside De Bruyne

Kevin de Bruyne's display did not go unnoticed, too, as his three assists went a long way towards saving City's blushes. Kevin de Bruyne recorded his 12th, 13th and 14th assists of the season on Saturday afternoon, topping the charts when it comes to handing the likes of Sergio Aguero easy tap-ins from six yards.

Sports Olympic message of peace is universal: United Nations chief
Author: 0 Olympic message of peace is universal: United Nations chief

A visit by Moon to the North would enable the first summit between leaders from the two Koreas since 2007, and would mark only the third inter-Korean summit to take place. Pence, who was in South Korea for the Olympics, has said the United States and South Korea were closely aligned in their approach to dealing with North Korea.

Sports The 2018 Winter Olympics: Divided We Stand
Author: 0 The 2018 Winter Olympics: Divided We Stand

Any meeting would be a landmark moment not only for the two nations, but for Moon Jae-in, who rose to power a year ago on a policy of engaging more with the North in an attempt to bring peace to the Korean Peninsula. will not allow the propaganda charade by the North Korean regime to go unchallenged on the world stage". While the two Koreas are making efforts of reconciliation, the U.S.is pressing the south to distance itself from Pyongyang and join "maximum pressure" foreign policy ...

Sports Prime Minister questioned over Barnaby Joyce's lover being appointed to two jobs
Author: 0 Prime Minister questioned over Barnaby Joyce's lover being appointed to two jobs

Speaking on the Today show on Monday, Political Editor Chris Uhlmann said there was "growing discontent" in the National Party, with party elders believing Mr Joyce was doing irreparable brand damage. While there were calls for Mr Turnbull to urge Mr Joyce to step down, the decision rests with the National Party. Mr Joyce moved out of his Tamworth family home in December and later moved into the townhouse he now shares with Ms Campion.

Sports The United States is Ready to Negotiate with North Korea
Author: 0 The United States is Ready to Negotiate with North Korea

The event, cheered by the crowd at the Gangwon Career Education Institute in Sokcho, featured teams from both countries performing for 25 minutes before briefly joining together as one. Pence did not directly address news of the invitation when asked. Last month, a White House official told reporters Pence would attend the Winter Olympics opening to cheer American athletes and to counter any North Korean effort to "hijack" the games with a propaganda campaign.

Sports Kim's sister ends Olympic visit, leaving South to mull offer
Author: 0 Kim's sister ends Olympic visit, leaving South to mull offer

Korea stands shoulder-to-shoulder with the U.S & our allies". The Olympics-inspired detente mood flared after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un abruptly expressed his willingness to send an Olympic delegation. The piece never once mentioned ballistic missiles or nuclear weapons, or the fact that Kim is blacklisted by the U.S. Department of the Treasury for serious human rights violations.

Sports I struggle to get Chelsea signings, says Conte
Author: 0 I struggle to get Chelsea signings, says Conte

The forward has posted a picture on social media of him back in training - and Chelsea fans will hope he gets up to full fitness as soon as possible to at least play some part in the game. The pressure is undoubtedly mounting on Conte at Stamford Bridge, but he has warned the club against dismissing him, despite just one win in our past five Premier League games.

Sports Did the Cavs Improve Enough at the Deadline?
Author: 0 Did the Cavs Improve Enough at the Deadline?

As you can see below, the Detroit Pistons (+1000) now have the fifth-odds along with the Philadelphia 76ers to land James, behind only the Houston Rockets (+250), Cleveland Cavaliers (+275), Los Angeles Lakers (+500), and Golden State Warriors (+600).

Sports Arsene Wenger snaps back at Martin Keown's jibes after Tottenham defeat
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger snaps back at Martin Keown's jibes after Tottenham defeat

Mauricio Pochettino's charges continued to enjoy more possession but were not penetrative enough in the last third to trouble goalkeeper Petr Cech . But we are winning because we are building something special in the Premier League, here in England. Two minutes later it could have been two, Kane again meeting a cross but this time heading wide from close range.

Sports George has 33 points, short-handed Thunder beat Grizzlies
Author: 0 George has 33 points, short-handed Thunder beat Grizzlies

Marc Gasol led the Grizzlies with 18 points, but it was not enough as Memphis dropped its sixth straight. Of particular concern, the Lakers made 13 3-pointers. "Enjoy it. Enjoy the challenge". "We have a core of guys that if we all stick together and grow can be really special", Kuzma said. Oklahoma City won the first two matchups between the two teams in dominant fashion, beating LA by a total of 61 points.

Sports Hourihane screamer secures Birmingham Derby honours for Villa
Author: 0 Hourihane screamer secures Birmingham Derby honours for Villa

However, the goal was enough for redemption in the eyes of the fans, with his display really being a game of two halves. With Villa already 1-0 up heading into the closing stages against Birmingham on Sunday afternoon, the 26-year-old composed himself on the edge of the area before unleashing a brilliantly-placed dipping half-volley that gave Birmingham goalkeeper David Stockdale absolutely no chance of keeping out.

Sports India bat, Iyer comes in for injured Jadhav
Author: 0 India bat, Iyer comes in for injured Jadhav

But, Chris Morris provided the vital breakthrough as Kohli was caught by David Miller at cover for 75, which came off 83 balls and included seven boundaries and a six. This partnership has been so crucial for India in all the ODIs so far. When Miller did go, this time lbw to Chahal, new man Phehlukwayo took one ball to take a look at the bowling.

Sports Olympics-Snowboarding-Strong winds cause havoc in slopestyle final
Author: 0 Olympics-Snowboarding-Strong winds cause havoc in slopestyle final

Anderson fought through it, though, taking the lead through the first runs with what proved to be the eventual victory score of 83.00 thanks in large part to her ability to improvise in the air against the wind. "(I) got picked up in the wind on the bottom jump in practice and my ACL was not a big fan!" Heading into the second run, wind conditions worsened and numerous snowboarders faltered on the second jump.

Sports Isco Madrid Exit Rumours All 'lies' According To Zidane
Author: 0 Isco Madrid Exit Rumours All 'lies' According To Zidane

Indeed, Goal understands that PSG have promised Neymar that they will sell him to Real if they win the Champions League this season . Paris Saint-Germain extended their lead at the top of Ligue 1 to 12 points following a 1-0 victory at struggling Toulouse .

Sports Joint Olympic team makes history for two Koreas
Author: 0 Joint Olympic team makes history for two Koreas

Mr. Moon said the two Koreas should "create the environment to make it happen", a spokesman said. The first liberal president in a decade, Moon during his inauguration speech a year ago that he would be willing to visit Pyongyang and meet with Kim Jong-un if that helps solve the nuclear problem.

Sports Neymar to Real Madrid
Author: 0 Neymar to Real Madrid

Spanish outlet El Chiringuito claimed earlier this week that Isco had been deemed surplus to requirements by Los Blancos after falling out of favour with his manager. He's proven that in the past and will do that again. "Perhaps Isco won't play every game but I am counting on him", said Zidane . "It's a lie that I want Isco to be sold in the summer".