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Green Bay Packers: Packers release TE Martellus Bennett

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The 2017 season could be Bennett's last. Bennett played only seven games with the Packers after winning a Super Bowl in New England previous year; the Bears traded him to the Packers in March 2016. The news of his release Wednesday concludes a odd week for Bennett and the Packers, and culminates what now can be pretty fairly characterized as an unproductive, unsuccessful and ultimately ugly short-lived tenure with Green Bay. Read More »

MS Dhoni should realise his role in Indian team, says Virender Sehwag

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MS Dhoni has been one of the best players India ever produced, but his time in the shorter format has been questioned of late. "He is one guy who is very honest with himself and the country". When VVS Laxman , well renowned for his optimism as a player and a pundit, practically asks an India legend to retire, while representing the host broadcaster no less, it must have got really bad for that player. Read More »

Colts QB Andrew Luck May Never Play In The NFL Again

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When asked specifically whether Luck took exception to Irsay's late August comments analyzing his mindset on his ongoing rehabilitation, Ballard replied on the radio show, "No, not at all. Luck initially suffered a shoulder injury in 2015 and tried to play through it. The Colts placed Luck on injured reserve last week, ending his season. Read More »

Jack Wilshere wanted at Crystal Palace by Roy Hodgson

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Burnley midfielder Jack Cork was called up to the England squad on Tuesday after Liverpool's Jordan Henderson and Manchester City duo Raheem Sterling and Fabian Delph pulled out injured ahead of friendlies against Germany and Brazil. Read More »

Racing: Australia jockey suspended for punching horse

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Shockingly, Caboch reacted by dismounting and socking his horse in the side. Thoroughbred Racing South Australia condemned the incident caught on camera in a statement on Wednesday evening. "I would have thought that if you were a jockey one of the things you would love the most is horses", she says. "It's time for the racing industry to clean up their act, and they can start by expelling violent mugs like Caboche". Read More »

Bears continue prepping to host Packers

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Bennett played only seven games with the Packers after winning a Super Bowl in New England a year ago; the Bears traded him to the Packers in March 2016. It earned him a spot in his only Pro Bowl to date. Whether Bennett is scooped up by another team in the coming weeks, 2017 appears to be his final year in the NFL . Read More »

Three WKU teams post flawless scores on Graduation Success Rate Report

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The GSR also accounts for midyear enrollees and is calculated for every sport. It makes no accommodation for transfers into or out of an institution. "The consistency of these data across years is a tribute to the dedicated hard work of our student-athletes, but also to the coaches and administrators who understand the academic demands of our institution", Davidson said. Read More »

'Clean and sober' Gordon wants to be NFL's best receiver

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Declaring himself "clean and sober" and committed to reviving his National Football League career, Gordon embarked on yet another new start with the Cleveland Browns , a team he has teased with his enormous talent and deeply disappointed. Right now at this point in my life I'm feeling well. That's always been the case, as he showed in 2013 when he caught 87 passes for 1,646 yards and seven touchdowns. Read More »

Is The National Anthem Racist? California NAACP Wants It Gone

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Who Are the Outsiders and Progressives Who Upset the Odds in Elections Across the U.S.? Some believe the verse celebrates the death of black American slaves who fought with the British in exchange for their freedom. Free agent National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick began a protest movement against racism in the country by kneeling during the anthem before games. Read More »

Celtics' Horford (concussion protocol) out vs. Lakers

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The event that is believed to have caused the concussion was from the Celtics game against the Atlanta Hawks , where Kent Bazemore unintentionally struck Horford in the head while attempting to block a shot. During 18 games in the postseason, he put up 15.1 points and 5.4 assists per game. The 6-foot-10, 245-pound Horford missed nine games last season due to a concussion . Read More »

Bulls players reportedly side with Bobby Portis over Nikola Mirotic after incident

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He was huge here in Toronto", Raptors coach Dwane Casey coach. "You get a big lead and you think the game's over, you turn it off mentally and that's exactly what we did tonight". They've given teams like San Antonio and Cleveland (before we knew they were a mess) a tough fight, and over the weekend blew the 6-4 Orlando Magic off the floor, 105-83. Read More »

Kane will be fit to face Arsenal, reveals Poch

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Rose has admitted he endured "one of the most hard periods" of his life on the sidelines and at one point considered giving up on getting back to full fitness entirely. I feel as if I'm in a good place. 'Setting deadlines in my head, "I am going to be fit in one week", "two weeks", and then breaking down and not getting there'. Read More »

1-7 Giants scouting top QBs in draft

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Raanan adds that there was a "directive" by co-owner John Mara weeks ago, urging the team to look at the top draft-eligible quarterbacks. And if the season ended today, the Giants would be picking third. Unless something freaky happens from November to the Senior Bowl, the cream of the crop is comprised of USC's Sam Darnold , UCLA's Josh Rosen , Wyoming's Josh Allen, Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield and Louisville's Lamar Jackson. Read More »

Samoan Rugby 'Bankrupt' Ahead Of Tests With Scotland And England

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Samoan prime minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi, the SRU chairman, issued a fundraising plea to the public to keep the governing body going. As such, results have dropped off in recent times, and having pushed England close at the 2003 Rugby World Cup, Samoa have experienced pool stage exits at every global tournament since. Read More »

Argentina forward Lionel Messi

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Messi, who played for Argentina when they lost the final three years ago to Germany, rated " Spain , Brazil, Germany and France" among his favourites for the title. Lionel Messi has reiterated he dreams of playing for childhood club Newell's Old Boys in Argentina , as speculation over his future continues to build. Read More »

QB&A With Derek Carr

Grimes' husband, Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Brent Grimes , doesn't have any association with the Raiders, but that didn't stop Miko from making a damning accusation against Oakland's offensive linemen Tuesday during an appearance on " The Breakfast Club ". Read More »

In absence of injured players, Rohr set to make changes against Algeria

Simon now joins Odion Ighalo and Victor Moses on the absentee list for the Eagles. . On Monday, Oghenekaro Etebo, Alex Iwobi, Olanrewaju Kayode, Henry Onyekuru, Chidiebere Nwakali, Kelechi Iheanacho, Uche Agbo and Chidozie Awaziem arrived in Casablanca just after noon, and were immediately driven to Rabat. Read More »

Stephen Thompson vs. Darren Till Set For Feb

Thompson, also known as "Wonderboy", is a two-time UFC welterweight title challenger and recently returned to form when beating Jorge Masvidal at UFC 217 in NY. "As for Till, he needs to fight through the murderers row at welterweight like "Wonderboy" did to get to the top". Still, whether Thompson fights Till, Lalwer, or someone else, his coach feels "like we are being moved out of title contention. Read More »

Aric Almirola to replace Danica Patrick at Stewart-Haas Racing in 2018

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It's not known yet how many races Smithfield will serve as the primary sponsor, but it seems reasonable to assume it will be the majority of the 2018 season. 43 through the 2016 season, but while he missed some time in the middle of 2017 with an injury, he has mostly reversed that trend with five top-10 finishes and more finishes in the top 20 than on the outside. Read More »

Former Man Utd winger Januzaj backs Moyes for West Ham success

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That didn't go to plan though and by April, he was on the lookout for a new job after an underwhelming nine months at Old Trafford. I was out in Qatar doing some TV. 'If you don't run you will not play. Arsenal's one-time record signing will, as he always is, be an influential member of the visitors midfield. Read More »

J&K terror funding: NIA seizes Rs.36cr worth demonetized currency

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According to the NIA, during questioning of the accused, the agency learnt that some people associated with top separatists were hoarding demonetised currency. Investigation by the agency revealed that some people who had links with the separatists and terrorists still were in possession of a significant amount of demonetised currency. Read More »

Jay Cutler sharp in return, but Dolphins can't overtake visiting Raiders

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Trailing by four with just over seven minutes to play, a stop from the Dolphins defense would have given Culter and Co. a shot at the win. Blame, there was plenty to go around Sunday night. He also fumbled when hit, and Miami recovered. It doesn't appear as though either player will be a true featured back going forward, but both could be useful in fantasy. Read More »

Real Madrid player ratings: Outstanding Marco Asensio relieves pressure on Zinedine Zidane

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Maybe he is not scoring now in La Liga, but he is in the Champions League. "We are a team , we don't look at who scores the goal or gives the assist". Asensio is no stranger to stunning strikes but this definitely ranks up there with the best . However, their Basque rivals Athletic Bilbao's slump show no signs of abating as they conceded three times in the opening 26 minutes to lose 3-1 at Celta Vigo with Iago Aspas netting twice for the hosts. Read More »

Saina prevails in marathon final against Sindhu

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None of the players left anything on the table but the likes of Saina Nehwal , PV Sindhu , Kidambi Srikanth and HS Prannoy proved once again why they are rated among the best Badminton players in the world. The 19-year-old Goan shuttler became the first player to achieve the India No. 1 rank in both women's singles and doubles, according to the latest rankings released by the Badminton Association of India (BAI). Read More »

Julio Jones will be limited by ankle injury

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The reigning MVP Ryan threw for 313 yards, but, as noted by ESPN Stats and Info, he was 4-of-10 on third and fourth down, converting just two of those for first downs. Part of the drop-off has to do with Ryan not working much with injured receivers Julio Jones (foot surgery) and Taylor Gabriel (lower leg injury) leading into the season. Read More »

Roy Halladay, former Major League Baseball star pitcher, killed in Florida plane crash

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Halladay , known as 'Doc, ' retired from baseball around four years ago, after a glittering career saw him win two Cy Young Awards for the MLB's best pitcher and make the league's All-Star team eight times. Carpenter who came up through the Blue Jays system with Halladay released a statement . I have so many memories with him and his family. "It is with the heaviest of hearts that we pass along our condolences to (his wife ) Brandy, (and sons) Ryan and Braden". Read More »

IRFU question South Africa RWC bid in letter to World Rugby

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The letter was sent to World Rugby representatives, including CEO Brett Gosper , in addition to being disclosed to the Irish Times . However, hope remains, with the final decision being made on November 15 . This unbelievable figure must have raised concern with World Rugby , with Ireland's bid including Kingspan Stadium and Celtic Park that only have a capacity of 18,196 and 17,000 respectively. Read More »

Sam Bradford Reportedly Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery on Knee Injury

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Bradford, 29, has not played since an October 9 game against the Bears, when he was pulled at halftime after appearing less than 100 percent. Mortenson says Case Keenum will be starting again this week as the Vikings take on Washington. As Mortensen mentioned, with Minnesota expected to add quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to the active roster very soon, a spot on the team has to be made in order for that process to be completed. Read More »

Baby girl for Sir Andy Murray and wife Kim

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But although the 30-year-old's movement was sometimes restrained he was confident afterwards of returning to tennis in the new year. Sir Andy said afterwards: "It went better than I expected". "There is a difference between that 75 or 80 percent practice and going flat out at 100 percent for two-and-a-half or three hours on the match court. Read More »

Ozil has one condition for Arsenal stay - and it isn't cash

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If they are not going to sign contracts, then Arsenal have to start looking to the future. The Gunners legend turned pundit, who won two of his four premier league titles under Wenger, has conceded that he has assembled an imbalanced team with a poor mentality - nothing new in terms of accusations levelled at Wenger since his last Premier League title in 2004. Read More »

Nadal not taking any risks with ATP Finals participation

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French Canal+ Sport TV personnel captured the awkward encounter. The guard asked Nadal to show his tournament card, and refused to let the Spaniard through. Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have learnt their opponents for the Round Robin stage of the ATP Finals after the draw was made. It's a tough situation but I tried my best. Read More »