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Students and fans of Clemson University celebrate championship

Students and fans of Clemson University celebrate championship

Trevor Lawrence passed for 347 yards and three touchdowns as the Tigers blasted the Crimson Tide , 44-16 in the College Football Playoff national championship game at Santa Clara, California. It's pretty rare to see a Saban-coached team get manhandled. With that, however, came the startling realization that a second superpower has emerged in college football, and the only thing that changed is that the "rest of ya'll" bus lost its flagship member. Read More

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Fred Hoiberg: ‘My passion is in coaching’ not front office job

Fred Hoiberg: ‘My passion is in coaching’ not front office job

In fact, Towns said he told assistant coaches just last week that he felt the organization was gaining some much-needed "stability" and that he was finally feeling comfortable within his team's schemes. He was named the NBA Coach of the Year on May 1, 2011, after tying the record for most wins by a rookie head coach with 62. Former Timberwolves star Jimmy Butler , who also played for Thibodeau in Chicago, demanded a trade away from the team before the start of the season. Read More

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Broncos hire Bears DC Vic Fangio as new head coach, reports say

Broncos hire Bears DC Vic Fangio as new head coach, reports say

The Broncos finished 6-10 this season and failed to make the playoffs. The next task Fangio assumed was revamping a Chicago Bears defense that ranked No. Elway concurred with star cornerback Chris Harris Jr.'s assessment last week that the Broncos need to modernize their offensive and defensive schemes to keep up with teams such as the Rams and Chiefs, who have fully embraced the run-pass option craze and other college concepts. Read More

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Browns fans react to team hiring Freddie Kitchens over Gregg Williams

Browns fans react to team hiring Freddie Kitchens over Gregg Williams

Kitchens and Mayfield formed a strong relationship during their time together, and Browns owners Dee and Jimmy Haslam along with general manager John Dorsey are counting on the pair taking Cleveland to new heights. "Cleveland and I get along well". Some names to consider that are now on the Browns offensive staff that could appear as the offensive coordinator include senior offensive assistant Al Saunders, wide receivers coach Adam Henry, and running backs coach Ryan Lindley; it has ... Read More

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Yannick Carrasco, Denis Suarez and Gabriel Brazao

Yannick Carrasco, Denis Suarez and Gabriel Brazao

The two clubs will now need to negotiate a deal, although the Catalan giants would prefer a permanent move or loan deal with an obligation to buy. Spanish football expert Guillem Balague has now offered his insight in to the situation and confirmed that Suarez wants to join Arsenal this month but says the clubs are still haggling over the structure of the deal. Read More

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Guardiola okays Diaz’s move to Real Madrid

Guardiola okays Diaz’s move to Real Madrid

City's Under-21 side face Rochdale in the third round of EFL Trophy on Tuesday, with the competition allowing Premier League youngsters to face off against lower-league opposition in competitive action. But he did dismiss suggestions that he asked the grass to be left long for the 2-1 victory over Liverpool . "We saw with the last two games, his problem is that he can only play in one of them [Kompany was in the line-up against Liverpool last week but then sat out the FA Cup win over ... Read More

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Justin Fields pens note to Georgia fans on Twitter

Justin Fields pens note to Georgia fans on Twitter

This past October, a Georgia baseball player was kicked off the team for using racial slurs geared towards Fields. "I appreciate what Coach Smart and the UGA football coaching staff gave done to help me progress as a quarterback and for their patience and understanding while I thoughtfully considered my future as a student-athlete", Fields said in a statement. Read More

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Federer: Djokovic is Australian Open favourite

Federer: Djokovic is Australian Open favourite

The shocking upset over world number one Djokovic comes at a time when the Serbian is red hot. I'm happy with the way I'm playing. Those were the Swede's last chances. It is the first time Djokovic has won back-to-back matches from a set down since Cincinnati in August past year, a tournament he went on to win. Agut, ranked 24, took the second-set tie-break on his fifth set point and then broke in the opening game of the decider, eventually sealing victory in two hours and 35 minutes. Read More

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Phillies sign reliever David Robertson

Phillies sign reliever David Robertson

According to Mark Feisand, the Phillies have signed former New York Yankees reliever David Robertson to a two-year, $23 million contract. Robertson appeared in 69 games for the New York Yankees this past season, going 8-3 with five saves, a 3.23 ERA, 2.97 FIP, 1.03 WHIP and 91 strikeouts against 26 walks over 69.2 innings pitched. Read More

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White Sox Make Formal Offer To Manny Machado

White Sox Make Formal Offer To Manny Machado

Thus far, the Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies have been connected to the 26-year-old more so than other clubs. There have been reports that Manny Machado and Bryce Harper do not want to play in Philly, and the meeting taking place in Las Vegas definitely supports that idea. Read More

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Troy Tulowitzki agrees to one-year deal with Yankees

Troy Tulowitzki agrees to one-year deal with Yankees

Tulowitzki, who turned 34 in October, will earn the league minimum from the Yankees, while the Blue Jays will be on the hook for the remainder of his contract, which includes a lofty $20 million in 2019. He won two Gold Gloves and five times hit at least 24 home runs. Presently, New York has Gleyber Torres and Miguel Andujar starting at second and third, respectively. Read More

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LeBron James, Lonzo Ball lead Lakers in All-Star voting

LeBron James, Lonzo Ball lead Lakers in All-Star voting

Whether James remains well ahead of the pack remains to be seen, but he undoubtedly will be selected to a 15th career All-Star Game . Luka Doncic sits in second place of the Western Conference's forward/center list with 679.839 votes. The All-Star format will be the same as last season. Reserves will be determined by a vote of National Basketball Association head coaches. Russell Westbrook laughs between teammates Paul George , left, and Steven Adams while waiting to take a photo ... Read More

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Veteran Indian star ruled out of 4th test at Sydney

Veteran Indian star ruled out of 4th test at Sydney

Answers to these and more as Cricket Analyst, Mr Ashutosh Paibhale discusses the Sydney Test in detail. Australia won the second Test and would be desperate to win the final Test to draw the series. "You can't really predict an injury when it happens, you can just manage it", he added. "The Ashwin factor, it does make you alter your plans a little bit. Read More

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Antonio Brown Unfollows Steelers, Requests Trade, 7 Options Listed

Antonio Brown Unfollows Steelers, Requests Trade, 7 Options Listed

Ex-Steelers safety Ryan Clark, who now works as an analyst for ESPN , shared a story on Monday that painted Brown as a player who has always put himself ahead of the team. While Brown was on the sidelines early Sunday, he was gone by halftime. "I'm blessed to play with him". Antonio Brown (L) has requested a trade after an alleged spat with Steelers teammate Ben Roethlisberger (R). Read More

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Cardiff 0-3 Spurs - Mauricio's verdict

Cardiff 0-3 Spurs - Mauricio's verdict

Harry Kane . The man who just loves scoring on New Year's Day was at in again in the Welsh capital, taking his tally to 14 league goals this season - no player has more so far. Cardiff are being carved apart here all too easily. Cardiff manager Neil Warnock said that early goal was a heavy blow: "When we start off like that we shoot ourselves in the foot". Read More

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Jon Jones reclaims UFC title in comeback fight

Jon Jones reclaims UFC title in comeback fight

Come get a taste. Even though Cyborg has dominated MMA for almost 13 years, Nunes entered UFC 232 as a slight underdog. "It will be waiting right here". During 2015 alone, he tested positive for cocaine use and was later stripped of his 205-pound title because of a hit-and-run accident in which he broke a pregnant woman's arm. Read More

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Bears Taking On Vikings In Regular Season Finale

Bears Taking On Vikings In Regular Season Finale

Right now, the Bears have a chance at a number two seed with a first round bye , if Chicago beats Minnesota and the Rams beat the 49ers. "We understand what's at stake". All Minnesota has to do to end speculation of an Eagles return to the playoffs, of course, is beat the Bears - regardless of whether Nagy ends up resting starters. Read More

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