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Urban Meyer talks Ohio State making playoff without Big Ten title game

The Crimson Tide - who earned a sort of home-field advantage as the playoff's top seed, drawing a berth in the semifinal game closer to their campus - will meet the fourth-seeded Huskies in the Pe...

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Dave Dickenson, Calgary chasing CFL Grey Cup title

Dave Dickenson, Calgary chasing CFL Grey Cup title

Henry Burris threw three touchdowns, including the game victor in overtime as Ottawa shocked the Calgary Stampeders 39-33. Ottawa Redblacks quarterback Henry Burris holds up the Grey Cup...

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Giants agree to deal with Mark Melancon

Giants agree to deal with Mark Melancon

While he comes up short when compared to Aroldis Chapman and Kenley Jansen in terms of raw stuff and strikeout ability, he has been remarkably consistent, making three All-Star teams in the past fou...

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India beat England in 3rd Test, take 2-0 lead in series

His innings of 90 when India batted first enabled the team to take a significant first innings lead and later, he chipped in with two crucial wickets to not allow England to score runs in the seco...

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Yaya Toure to appear in court after drink-driving charge

Yaya Toure to appear in court after drink-driving charge

The 33-year-old was arrested in Dagenham, east London, at around 11pm on Monday (Tuesday 10am AEDT)- two days after playing in City's 2-1 win over Burnley. Consequently, Yaya Toure was left out in the...

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Late Everton Penalty Denies Manchester United

Late Everton Penalty Denies Manchester United

The visitors then survived a sustained spell of pressure, which culminated in Idrissa Gueye getting off a swerving shot from outside the area in the 75th minute that caused De Gea some problems as the...

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Horner backs Hamilton over "naive" Mercedes

The Mercedes driver just beat out teammate Lewis Hamilton to the drivers' championship despite the Briton taking the checkered flag at the Yas Marina Circuit. . "Honestly, I feel great and I want ...

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Oakland, California, warehouse party fire leaves many dead, missing

Officials expect the death toll to rise inside a warehouse that caught fire during a party in Oakland late Friday night, killing at least nine people. As many as 40 people are feared to have die...

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Stone eagles last to lead Schwartzel by 1 at Alfred Dunhill

Stone eagles last to lead Schwartzel by 1 at Alfred Dunhill

Having reached the turn in 31, Stone made up for his only dropped shot by birdieing the 13th before five successive pars - including one saved with a 25-foot putt at 17 - saw him sign for a 66. Charl ...

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Surging Navy Hosts Defense-Minded Temple in AAC Title Game

Surging Navy Hosts Defense-Minded Temple in AAC Title Game

Eleven of his touchdowns have been at least 40 yards, a school record . The Sooner pass defense is allowing 287.5 yards per game, which is #122 out of 128 teams in the FBS and that's scary. Mayfi...

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Australia coach Michael Cheika set to snub meeting with referee Jaco Peyper

Wallaby coach Michael Cheika has hit back at comments from Glen Ella that he was still having "nightmares" over England's 3-0 series win "Down Under" in June by indicating the former Australia g...

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FINAL DRAW: Man Utd land Hull, Liverpool get Southampton

FINAL DRAW: Man Utd land Hull, Liverpool get Southampton

The draw for the semi-finals of the 2016/17 EFL Cup has been made following the quarter-final ties. Jose Mourinho's men required a stoppage-time victor from Marcus Rashford earlier this season to se...

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Towns scores career-high 47 in loss to Knicks

Towns was 8 of 8 from the floor in the first quarter when the teams met Wednesday, but failed to hit any of his six shots in the first quarter of the rematch. "Towns, playing the way he's playing, Kri...

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O'Quinn's double-double helps Knicks beat Timberwolves

The Knicks are 4-0 when O'Quinn starts at center. He hit six of seven shots in the final quarter, nine of 12 for the game. Towns demands attention. And against the Knicks, he was frequently drawing ...

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Glenn Maxwell fined by Australian leaders for comments about Matthew Wade

Glenn Maxwell fined by Australian leaders for comments about Matthew Wade

That is not how Lehmann and Cricket Australia like things done, however. Maxwell was recalled to the squad for Sunday's one-day global against New Zealand and took the opportunity to express how "pa...

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Sixers-Kings delayed, likely to be canceled due to wet court

Sixers-Kings delayed, likely to be canceled due to wet court

No rescheduled date has been set and finding a makeup date could be tough. "The league makes the call, but it was a pretty unanimous decision (to) do what's in the best interest of our players". Even ...

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Big Ten claims four of top 10 in latest AP poll

Big Ten claims four of top 10 in latest AP poll

Should the victor make the College Football Playoffs? The total for Saturday night's game is set at 47.5 points on the college football betting lines . Stock up: Wisconsin . The Badgers rallied t...

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Potential Manchester United vs. Liverpool Final Following EFL Cup Draw

Potential Manchester United vs. Liverpool Final Following EFL Cup Draw

Benitez has acknowledged that he was disappointed to miss out on a place in the semi-finals but he hopes that his players can learn from the experience. But if I have one or two players with problems,...

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Vesey scores late in 3rd as Rangers beat Hurricanes 3-2

Vesey scores late in 3rd as Rangers beat Hurricanes 3-2

The Rangers took the lead late, with Hainsey in the box on a double penalty, as he was whistled for hooking and then teed off for arguing the call. The Rangers (16-7-1) had been in a 2-3-1 slide t...

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Kane signs two-year extension with Tottenham

Kane signs two-year extension with Tottenham

However, the club have been made to repay him with a new improved contract to ward off potential suitors like Manchester United, with the England worldwide establishing himself as one of Europe's most...

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Georges St-Pierre and other star MMA fighters launch athletes association

Georges St-Pierre and other star MMA fighters launch athletes association

Aiming to combat the (quote) "outrageous treatment" of UFC fighters, the association is led by none other than Georges St-Pierre. According to former welterweight champion St-Pierre, UFC athlete...

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Leicester's Claudio Ranieri hopeful Kasper Schmeichel will return at Christmas

Leicester's Claudio Ranieri hopeful Kasper Schmeichel will return at Christmas

The Denmark global sustained the injury in last month's goalless draw against Copenhagen in the Champions League , with Ron-Robert Zieler deputising in his absence. The visit to the Stadium of Light ...

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49ers coach Chip Kelly says he has no interest in Oregon job

49ers coach Chip Kelly says he has no interest in Oregon job

However, no official statement was released on Saturday from the OR front office following the reports of Helfrich, who took OR to a National Championship Game just two years ago. "He's a tremendous p...

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OF Jay agrees to $8 million, 1-year deal with Cubs

OF Jay agrees to $8 million, 1-year deal with Cubs

In an apparent sign the Cubs are ready to move on without switch-hitter Dexter Fowler , the team announced Tuesday night it signed free agent Jon Jay to a one-year contract. Jay was limited to 79...

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Strain of fighting Hamilton will have taken toll on Rosberg

Strain of fighting Hamilton will have taken toll on Rosberg

Rosberg's father Keke won the drivers' championship in 1982 with the Rosbergs only the second father and son to be crowned champions in F1 history following the triumphs of Graham and Damon Hill. That...

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Ennis-Hill to get new gold after Russian doping

Ennis-Hill to get new gold after Russian doping

CAS said Chernova , Sharmina and Ugarova had all been found guilty of blood doping based on analysis of their biological passports, a system that tracks an athlete's blood profile over time to dete...

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Browns QB Griffin cleared for contact, could play after bye

Browns QB Griffin cleared for contact, could play after bye

Monday. Sadly, there's still another level of misery for the Browns (0-12), now four losses from joining the 2008 Detroit Lions as the only teams in National Football League history to complete a 16...

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AP TOP 25 TAKEAWAYS: A committee quandary and Heisman slip

Wisconsin is 10-2 and ranked No. 6 in the CFP. Well, no, not completely. Plenty of that may change, though, depending on next week's results. The Big Ten fined MI $10,000 on Monday because Wolveri...

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Knicks' big men 'manhandled' and 'outmuscled' in loss to Thunder

Knicks: Coach Jeff Hornacek said reserve F Lance Thomas, who hasn't played since November 12 because of a left ankle injury, has been working on the exercise bike and shooting and could be back at pra...

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Sasha Banks Talks RAW Women's Title Win, Custom Plates Added Backstage

Sasha Banks Talks RAW Women's Title Win, Custom Plates Added Backstage

Eventually, Mick Foley came to the ring to stop Strowman and got into it with Zayn who called Foley a "hypocrite" for not giving him the opportunity to fight Strowman. Fans in Charlotte , North Carol...

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Texas coach Charlie Strong to questions about his future

Texas coach Charlie Strong to questions about his future

But despite the track record Strong had for building successful defenses and teams, fans and university officials grew worrisome over the lack of immediate progress by the program. "I can tell on the ...

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Allegri Scathing Of 'Lightweight' Juventus After Genoa Loss

Allegri Scathing Of 'Lightweight' Juventus After Genoa Loss

Things do not look rosy for the Old Lady who could see her advantage on AS Roma and AC Milan reduced to just four points if they face defeat against Genoa. Alves, who was later diagnosed with a bro...

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Giants' Janoris Jenkins rips Terrelle Pryor; Browns WR doesn't bite

Giants' Janoris Jenkins rips Terrelle Pryor; Browns WR doesn't bite

Though the Browns have had shaky quarterback play-that's putting it nicely-the 6-foot-4 Pryor has turned into a reliable, athletic, big target. According to Jordan Raanan of ESPN.com, NY cornerbac...

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MI vs. Ohio State Game Preview: How to Watch, Stream and More

MI vs. Ohio State Game Preview: How to Watch, Stream and More

However, the only CFP rankings that matter are the ones that will be released December 4, after all the conference championship games are played. Lage's first game story as a journalist covering the s...

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Sri Lanka sees off Zimbabwe to win ODI triangular series

Sri Lanka sees off Zimbabwe to win ODI triangular series

After sneaking into the final via a tight win over the West Indies in Friday's rain-affected game, Zimbabwe shuffled their line-up for the final but could not solve their top-order woes. Chari nea...

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