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Everson Griffen gets a sack, celebrates by crowdsourcing his new baby's name

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Then he sacked Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford and pulled up his jersey to display the message. "I just had my baby today on Thanksgiving day", Griffen said. Griffen now has nine games with a sack this season, the most of any defender in the league. There has been no announcement on whether the National Football League will fine him for altering his uniform with a personal message. Read More »

How to Watch Ole Miss vs. Mississippi State

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Versatile junior quarterback Nick Fitzgerald leads the Bulldogs' offense. Ole Miss is coming off a loss to Texas A&M. Fitzgerald has run for 968 yards and 14 TDs, ranking second in the SEC. Ole Miss needs to win this game in order to earn bowl consideration, so expect them to play their best in MS on Thanksgiving. The Rebels' 1,000-yard rushers have been Kayo Dottley in 1949 and 1950, Randy Baldwin in 1990, Cory Philpot in 1992, Deuce McAllister in 1998, BenJarvus Green-Ellis in 2006 ... Read More »

Runners dodge raindrops for Bradenton's 20th 'give to run' Turkey Trot

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Donna Sonnenberg added, "We're just having fun, trying to be in the spirit". "Runners! On your mark!" a voice bellowed through a megaphone and a loud noise signaled the start. A few of the runners said the race helps them get prepared for that big Thanksgiving spread every year. For many others like Jack and Jason Weidman, this year was their very first Turkey Trot. Read More »

Former Real Madrid and AC Milan star Robinho convicted of sexual assault

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The Tribunal in Milan tonight sentenced Robinho to nine years of imprisonment, which is likely to be appealed, meaning the sentence is unlikely to be enforced until the outcome of that. Robinho was with Milan for five years from 2010 before joining Santos on loan in his final season. He moved back to the Brasileiro Serie A after a brief stint with Chinese Super League outfit Guangzhou Evergrande in 2015. Read More »

Huge stakes in Iron Bowl when Alabama-Auburn meet

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The stakes are high: The victor will finish on top of the SEC's Western Division and earn a spot in the conference title game against Georgia. An Auburn loss knocks the Tigers from national title contention. For Evans, who three months later spurned his hometown Tigers to sign with the rival Tide, the experience on that clear and unseasonably warm November night still encapsulates everything that makes the Iron Bowl rivalry so special. Read More »

Gregor Townsend's warning to Scotland not to drop standards

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Cape Town - Scotland coach Gregor Townsend fears that an exodus of top Scottish talent could inflict serious damage on the national side's progress. "If more and more players leave Scotland , it will be much tougher". Townsend had planned to keep as much of the team that played Samoa together as possible but injuries and some preferred combinations have pushed him into alterations. Read More »

After promising start, Raptors fall to Knicks 108-100

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The 31-point differential was also the Knicks' biggest in a quarter in the shot-clock era (since 1954-55). No worries! They ended it leading 89-69. The Knicks' previous best in-game run (records go back to 1991-92) was 24-0 in a 95-94 loss to in in 2003. Read More »

Celtic fans angry over star's performance against PSG: "Awful", "Not good enough"

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Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers chose to praise the quality of PSG's players after the game rather than admonish his own, but did concede that his side had made it a little too easy for the hosts on a number of occasions. We will analyse the game to see what we can improve for the next match. Given how easily he's adapted to life in the French league so far this season, it should come as no surprise that Neymar dealt with Celtic in the same way as he deals with most Ligue Un defences ... Read More »

Hazard quizzed over Real Madrid rumours: I admire them

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However his excellent run of form hasn't gone unnoticed and despite multiple links and rumors to the Santiago Bernabeu, the 26-year-old said "I am always very fine at this club". When asked if he would be interested in a move to Real, he replied: "Of course, that's all". Chelsea will need to strengthen and give Antonio Conte enough ammo to challenge for Champions League in next two seasons. Read More »

UBS Hong Kong Open 2017: Thursday Leaderboard Scores and Highlights

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England's Matthew Fitzpatrick is one shot off the lead after day one of the Hong Kong Open - the first European Tour event of the 2017-18 season. "I played really nice, I felt comfy out there and hit a lot of nice putts". Playing in sunny, but breezy conditions at the Hong Kong Golf Club, the greens had the players struggling to gauge the approach. "I found it wonderful that I started the season here past year, 12 months ago, and then you were watching the last shot be played in the ... Read More »

Clemson drops one spot in CFB Playoff Rankings

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In that scenario, No. 3 Clemson , No. 6 Auburn and No. 7 Georgia will each have an additional loss. Central Florida would be the representative from the Group of 5 conferences. The Hurricanes beat Virginia by a score of 44-28 to move to 10-0 on the season, with just a final road game against 4-7 Pitt remaining on their schedule. Read More »

Jamie George to make first England start as Eddie Jones rings changes

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George takes the No. 2 shirt from England skipper Dylan Hartley - who is named among the replacements - with George Ford and Chris Robshaw named as co-captains. Scrumhalf Danny Care, who set up two tries and scored a third in a superb late cameo in last week's record win over Australia, gets a rare start, while Alex Lozowski and Henry Slade will form an exciting new centre partnership. Read More »

Town celebrates holiday season with tree lighting

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With a promising weather forecast on the horizon, Rogers said he expected as many as 10,000 people, mandating multiple road closures and safety precautions. The rides begin at Salvio and Grant streets. The Appleton Christmas Parade - the largest nighttime parade in the Midwest - is taking place on Tuesday, November 21st. Read More »

Rumour Mongering: Reds and Arsenal Battle for Draxler

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The 24-year-old forward was heavily linked with a move to North London while at Schalke, only for the deal to break down when the Gunners failed to agree a fee. Draxler's ability to play left, right or centre could be put to good use, though he may favour a switch to Arsenal or Liverpool where there is less quality in depth in the attacking positions. Read More »

Active Volume Stock: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM)

It has outperformed by 2.42% the S&P500. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited now has a Weekly performance of 1.72%, monthly performance percentage is 3.32 percent, Quarterly performance is 16.4 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 19.88% and Yearly Performance is 43.61 percent. Read More »

Sharif family appears before the National Accountability Court

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The NAB has filed three graft references against the Sharif family relating to the Azizia Steel Mills and Hill Metals Establishment, their London properties and over dozen offshore companies owned by the family. Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has once again refused to meet Nawaz Sharif, saying the deposed prime minister is responsible for the current political situation of the country. Read More »

Some Mexicans Upset By Bill Belichick's Ignorant Remark About Earthquakes

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Over 200 Mexicans were killed in an quake just two months ago. "There's a lot in terms of logistics of it", he said. Not only is Mexico City still dealing with the after effects of a 7.1 natural disaster that hit on September 19, but a volcano just outside the city has been threatening to erupt for almost six weeks now. Read More »

Georgia Dome Implosion Leaves Behind Dust and Memories

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The Georgia Dome was slated for detonation after its successor, the Mercedez-Benz Stadium, was opened in August. "If this is the biggest story, we're really glad about that", Metro Atlanta Regional Transit Authority (MARTA) chief marketing and communications officer Goldie Taylor told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Read More »

Miami Heat snap Boston Celtics' 16-game winning streak

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Boston trailed by as many as 16 early in the fourth quarter and almost completed yet another stunning comeback, getting within one point of the Heat late, but the Celtics' late-game magic finally ran out. The Celtics' bench was the most glaring problem in the opening half, with Marcus Morris, Marcus Smart and Terry Rozier combining to shoot 3-of-15 in 36 combined minutes. Read More »

Wenger backs Welbeck for World Cup call

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But Wenger feels that Welbeck - who is expected to play for the first time since October on Thursday against Cologne - should be considered a certainty for the World Cup if he can stay out of the treatment room. "On top of that he's loved by everybody in the squad, a fantastic guy on top of that, loved by everybody". Welbeck and Wilshere are likely to play in those positions against Cologne as Arsenal try to wrap up first place in the group, having already ensured advancement to the ... Read More »

Michigan QB Brandon Peters still in concussion protocol; Wilton Speight still limited

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Peters had to be carted off the field and was transferred to a local hospital after the hit. "He seems to be a lot better than what he was after Saturday". Adding a new wrinkle to the quarterback carousel, asked whether sophomore Alex Malzone would be the backup quarterback if Peters and Speight were unable to play against Ohio State, Hamilton replied: "I hadn't thought about it yet". Read More »

LeBron James Soars For Huge Windmill Dunk, Fails In Spectacular Fashion

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Against the Detroit Pistons , James played just 27 minutes, still putting up 18 points, eight assists, and two rebounds, as Cleveland throttled Detroit, 116-88. "I think that it's always nice coming back to a place where you spent some time". "Come out sometimes in the third quarter and we get slow starts and teams get back into it". Read More »

Patrick Beverley To Miss Rest Of Season

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Beverley is facing a recovery period of up to nine months. As one of the team's best defenders and hustle players, the loss is a huge blow to a Clippers team facing some real bad luck right now. If they don't turn things around soon, without Beverley and Teodosic, they may have little choice but to entertain offers for center DeAndre Jordan at the Trade Deadline. Read More »

LaVar Ball's 'Ball in the Family' Reality Show Announced for Season 2

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On Wednesday morning, Trump tweeted about Ball and called him the "poor man's Don King ". Trump later tweeted: "Shoplifting is a very big deal in China, as it should be (5-10 years in jail), but not to father LaVar". As for who had helped free LiAngelo Ball from China, the president said: "IT WAS ME". "It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't the supposed men and women on the ground or even LaVar in China who got his son out from an extended jail sentence. Read More »

Everton fined €30000 over fan trouble against Lyon

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The Toffees have been without a manager since they parted ways with Ronald Koeman following their 5-2 defeat against Arsenal in the Premier League . The former Stuttgart and Hoffenheim boss was sporting director at Red Bull Salzburg until 2015 when he switched to Leipzig. Everton confirmed last month that manager Ronald Koeman has been relieved of his duties after a terrible start to the season. Read More »

Gordon back from suspension, set to practice with Browns

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He's been working out under the team's guidance, and on Sunday he was on the sideline when the winless Browns lost to Jacksonville. "I just wanted to make myself feel happy for a little bit". Gordon is not eligible to play in a National Football League game until he is reinstated from the commissioner's exempt list on November 27. As I told him today, he is going to earn it. Read More »

Highlights: TJ Gibbs Pushes Notre Dame to Maui Championship

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The LSU men's basketball team rallied from a nine-point deficit with 5:11 to play to defeat MI, 77-75, in the Tigers' opening game of the 2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational late Monday night at the Lahaina Civic Center . LSU v Michigan. PC: Maui Jim Maui Invitational 2017. MI made it tough on Chaminade to get good looks, using its length and athleticism to challenge everything at the rim and extend out to the Silverswords' deep shooting range. Read More »

Lions claim veteran DE Dwight Freeney off waivers

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The 37-year-old Freeney became available after the Seattle Seahawks waived him Tuesday following a four-game stint with the club during which he had three tackles and three sacks. He's now seventh all-time in that department with 125.5, not to mention he has 322 tackles over his career. With Ansah again questionable to play against the NFC North-leading Minnesota Vikings this Thursday, on Thanksgiving, Detroit has opted to bring in a heavy hitter to help bolster their pass rush. Read More »

Lonzo Ball makes Lakers history with 2nd triple-double

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He broke through the distractions with another attractive game against Denver. The incident occurred with 6:20 remaining in the second quarter of Denver's 127-109 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on November 19 at Staples Center. Brook Lopez led the starters with 21 points, with Kyle Kuzma scoring 17 points, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 15 and Brandon Ingram 11. Denver Nuggets head coach Michael Malone has reportedly been suspended one game for stepping onto the court to confront a ... Read More »

49ers name starting QB for Seahawks game

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So while Lynch and the Niners still want to see that manifest in a game, they have gotten enough of an idea of what he brings to feel confident in him. "I think they're just grown and they're getting more proficient at what they're doing". The third-round draft pick from Iowa replaced Brian Hoyer in the first half of an October 15 loss at Washington. Read More »

Chiefs sign pro bowler free agent Darrelle Revis

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Revis had been a free agent after playing for the New York Jets last season. Darrelle Revis can be thankful for a new contract this holiday season. 28 in yards allowed. Kansas City is scheduled to play the Jets in two weeks as Revis makes another homecoming appearance. At 32-years-old Revis has shown he's at the tail end of his career and possibly that the motivation wasn't fully there. Read More »