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Ex-Spartan Langford promoted from Ravens' practice squad

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Langford, 25, started three games for the Chicago Bears past year, but he then missed four games with an ankle injury and lost his starting job to Jordan Howard . Woodhead caught three passes for 33 yards and added a 4-yard run during the Ravens' first series in Cincinnati, flashing his potential in Baltimore's offense. Read More »

David Ortiz Linked to Boston Red Sox 'Forever'

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After having to relocate to NY for a series against the Yankees because of Hurricane Irma, the club is eager to get back to Tampa Bay and play their scheduled home series vs. "The runner is going (on a) 3-2 (count) and we end up scoring". The Tampa-St. Petersburg area is recovering after Hurricane Irma swept through earlier this week. Read More »

Odell Beckham Jr. goes through team drills with Giants

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Beckham Jr. didn't play Week 1 vs. the Dallas Cowboys after injuring his ankle during the preseason. Beckham and Giants coach Ben McAdoo are expected to speak with the media after practice, so expect further updates then as the team continues preparing for their home opener Monday night at MetLife Stadium against the Detroit Lions (1-0). Read More »

Brothers featured in "Last Chance U" arrested for murder

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Police Chief David Carswell said Keshawn Lonnell Hopewell and Itiq Tivone Green are also behind bars in relation to Radford's death. He was arrested in Tennessee. In 2015, Patrick sat out the entire season due to academic ineligibility, and then suffered a torn ACL in the following offseason. Patrick had hurt his anterior cruciate ligament during 2016 spring practice but returned to play in 10 of Indiana's last 11 games, though he also had a late-season shoulder injury that required surgery. Read More »

Anushka, Virat make a ideal couple in the latest ad shoot

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Recently, they shot for a brand endorsement, leaving everyone eagerly waiting to watch the TVC. The pictures of the lovely couple have gone viral on the fan pages of both the stars. India skipper Virat Kohli , who has been making the headlines for all the right reasons as his bat does the talking for him, once again grabbed eyeballs by making a move that can inspire a generation. Read More »

Arsenal Star Mesut Ozil Linked with Move to Manchester United

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According to the German outlet Bild , Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is keen to sign Ozil for free next summer. Mourinho and Ozil spent three years working together at Real, winning the 2011/12 La Liga title, as well as a Copa del Rey trophy a season earlier. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton hopes Fernando Alonso can fight for 2018 honours

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If the rumored McLaren switch to Renault power happens, the Alonso would hopefully have a more competitive race auto. Alonso, a two-time world champion, has been clear he would only remain with the team if they had a competitive engine. With the departure of Jenson Button (retirement), the team's reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne has been assigned to become Fernando Alonso's new teammate. Read More »

10 things Saints fans need to know about the New England Patriots

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Kickoff for the 2017-2018 season and it has been quite the shocking first week for several teams to say the least. Quarterback Tom Brady did not play well, and the defense could not make a stop. Payton told NFL Films that he based his team model around the Patriots . Mark Ingram played very sparingly (only 26 snaps) and had just six carries for just 17 yards in the game. Read More »

Bruins sign Pastrnak to 6-year contract worth $40M

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Pastrnak's deal actually pays him a higher AAV than Marchand, slotting in third on the Bruins behind David Krejci and Patrice Bergeron . His new deal leaves the Bruins with just under three and a half million in cap space for this season, according to CapFriendly . Read More »

'Overweight' Tevez not fit enough to play

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Extending on this, he adds that Tevez (as well as Colombian teammate, Freddy Guarin) is "overweight". "And I've talked to him". He's not ready physically. The promise of $ 40 million is an eye-popping figure that would push anyone into an unfamiliar situation, and for former worldwide superstar Carlos Tevez , that kind of money was even enough to get him out of what seemed like a flawless fit and over to China. Read More »

Fernando Alonso gives McLaren chance to make him a victor

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Prior to the engine deal with Honda in 2015, McLaren was engaged with Mercedes-Benz from 1995 to 2014. The highly-rated Aussie is growing frustrated by his lack of silverware . "At the same time I want to give time to my team". "Do I want to win with them? I really think we can be a threat". So my heart would love to. "I'm relaxed, happy, and we'll see what's going on in the next weeks". Read More »

Australia Day celebrations will be dumped by another council

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Moreland City Council in the city's inner-north voted in favour of dropping all references to Australia Day and to join the push to change the date on Wednesday night. Last week, far-right protesters stormed a Yarra Council meeting in opposition to its Australia Day ban. "To change the date would be to turn our back on Australian values". Read More »

Ko looking to turn tide at Evian Champs

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Since then, the former world No.1 has dipped to eighth in the rankings and is still chasing victory in 2017. At the Evian Championship previous year, she finished at 17-under par , good enough to finish tied for second after Chun In-gee set the lowest major tournament score for men or women at 21-under par . Read More »

Amarnath attack mastermind Abu Ismail gunned down in Kashmir

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Forces also gunned down another militant, identified as Abu Kasim, during the encounter in Nowgam sector of Anantnag district on Thursday. "As the security forces tightened the cordon, the hiding militants opened fire at the surrounding security forces triggering an encounter", the police said . Read More »

Jose Mourinho reacts to Stoke City 2-2 Manchester United

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Following the draw, Stoke City now occupy the tenth league spot with five points, and are set to face Newcastle United on September 16. - Choupo-Moting became the first player to open his Premier League goal account with a brace against Manchester United since Afonso Alves in April 2008. Read More »

IOC awards Olympic Games 2024 to Paris, 2028 to LA

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Both cities had wanted to host the 2024 event, before LA agreed to wait an extra four years after the International Olympic Committee made guarantees on funding. Los Angeles hosted the Olympics in 1932 and 1984. Paris and Los Angeles were the only bidders for the 2024 edition after competitors left the race over worries of cost. Read More »

Centene to buy Fidelis for $3.75 billion

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Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $98.00 price target on shares of Centene Corporation in a report on Thursday, July 27th. CFO4Life Group LLC raised its holdings in shares of Centene Corporation by 0.4% during the 2nd quarter. Ngam Advisors L.P. now owns 149,038 shares of the company's stock worth $10,637,000 after buying an additional 111,626 shares during the period. Read More »

Conte underlines Kante's importance to team

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Since losing their opening match of the season to Burnley at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea have gone onto win their next three fixtures with record signing Alvaro Morata taking his tally to three goals for the campaign at the King Power Stadium on Saturday. Read More »

WAFU 2017: Ghana To Face Guinea In Opening Group Fixture

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Agnide Osseni increased the lead on the 90th minute to hand the Squirrels a 2-0 win over Cape Verde. Ghana benefitted from a late penalty against the Gambia last Saturday to move into the group phase and face very tough challenges as Mali and Nigeria lie in wait for Maxwell Konadu's charges later in the tournament. Read More »

Stefon Diggs is off to a hot start in 2017

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Diggs combined with fellow wideout Adam Thielen to record 16 receptions and 250 receiving yards on the evening. With Vikings legends on hand, "The Voice of the Vikings" Paul Allen gave a great introduction for Moss, talking about some of the man's most memorable moments on and off the field before the Zygi and Mark Wilf announced the reveal of his Ring of Honor plaque to a rousing ovation. Read More »

Ronald says Rooney up for Atalanta challenge

The winger impressed Koeman in the Europa League clash with Hajduk and could now play in the competition for the Blues as they kick-off the group stage in Italy at Atalanta this evening. "We will try to dominate the game - our intention is to play offensive football, to create opportunities, to score and we need to counter the strengths of Atalanta". Read More »

Pep Guardiola: 'John Stones quality never in question'

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Stones notched his first goal of the season in the second minute when City took a short corner and he met David Silva's cross with a header that crept between the legs of Feyenoord's Tonny Vilhena on the line. "I'm pleased with scoring and keeping a clean sheet - that's pleasing for us defenders!" "The last 20 minutes was a bit less good and the pitch was getting bobbly with the conditions". Read More »

Germany Oust Brazil At Top Of FIFA World Ranking

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Both teams clash in a crunch World Cup qualifier on October 7 in Uyo. Stuart Baxter's Bafana Bafana have dropped 14 spots in this month's Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings, falling to their lowest position since 2013. Read More »

Where and How to Watch Pakistan vs World XI 2nd T20I

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The last three overs proved quite expensive for the World XI as Pakistan plundered 36 runs, with the last six deliveries yielding 17. World XI: Tamim Iqbal, Hashim Amla , Faf du Plessis (c), David Miller, Paul Collingwood, Thisara Perera, Tim Paine (wk), Ben Cutting, Samuel Badree, Morne Morkel and Imran Tahir. Read More »

Arsene Wenger praises Arsenal midfielder

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Fenerbahce could face competition from Trabzonspor for Wilshere. Arsenal have dropped out of the Champions League for the first time in 20 years, but Arsene Wenger is still adamant that he would rather that the club return to the Top Four to guarantee Champions League football next season, rather than win the Europa League , like Manchester United did last season. Read More »

Martinez can see Lukaku change since Man Utd move

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United responded swiftly as Nemanja Matic flicked on a corner and Pogba's header went in off Rashford. " To be honest, it's always a tough game when you come to this stadium ". The view at United is that Mourinho had wanted to organise his defence for the dead ball and that Hughes shoved him as he moved near. With the scores locked at 2-2, it looked nearly a certainty that Jese had given Stoke the lead once again only to be denied by an wonderful stop from De Gea at his near post. Read More »

Boss Berizzo backs Sevilla players to relish playing at Anfield

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The move for Liverpool's opening goal was a piece of precision passing at speed which saw Alberto Moreno exchange passes with Jordan Henderson, catching an exquisite through-ball to cross for Roberto Firmino to score. Liverpool , meanwhile, come into the game off a poor result at the weekend, beaten 5-0 by Manchester City in what was Klopp's worst defeat in management since 2006. Read More »

Paul Collingwood compares cricket in Pakistan to religion

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Collingwood also recalled his fond memories of playing in Pakistan and added, "The last time I came to Pakistan I understood that cricket in Pakistan is a religion". He also said: "From a political point of view, obviously, if an Indian player would have been a part of this tour you can imagine the level of attention he would have attracted and the pressures it would have brought from the security point of view". Read More »

Moreno hopeful of Coutinho return

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It was his group stage debut for the Reds and the second time he has scored on his debut in that stage or later after bagging a goal for Basel in 2013-2014 against Chelsea. "It is not a general defending problem but we have to improve 100 per cent". "We have to take the first 20 minutes of Saturday's game, and how we played before the global break, and take it into the next game", said goalkeeper Simon Mignolet. Read More »

Chelsea's N'Golo Kante: 'Special' to make Champions League debut

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Tuesday's romp, in which Kante was his usual impeccable self, marked a new step in his career. "We won 13 games in a row [in the Premier League]". But only one of those sticks in his mind. "We try to make them feel good quickly and to understand how we play, how we train". "I think we played against them in FA Cup final, in pre-season in the Community Shield and I think they know how we play and also us we know how they play". Read More »

Aaron Donald 'fast and fresh' in return to practice

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We have to study them and make them one dimensional". Their offense looked good, but it was their defense that shined brightest, returning two touchdowns for interceptions, recovering a fumble, causing a safety and registering four sacks. A lot of that is on him. Specifically looking at last Sunday, Cousins is encouraged because most of the mistakes that were made were correctible in his eyes. Read More »

Fenway Park Security Confiscate 'Racism Is as American as Baseball' Fan Banner

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The game was not delayed. In June, a banner with a political message regarding the Middle East was also removed. Early in the season, a fan yelled a slur at Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones . The street is now named after Tom Yawkey, who owned the team from 1933 to 1976 but refused to integrate the team from 1947 to 1959. Under Yawkey's ownership, the Red Sox infamously became the last team in the American League to integrate when they signed Pumpsie Green in 1959. Read More »

Klopp plays down Champions League row

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Klopp's side showed an attacking verve that could threaten the best in Europe. Emre Can squandered yet another chance for the home side before Salah eased any raw nerves with Liverpool's second - a shot from 25 metres that took a wicked deflection off Simon Kjaer . Read More »