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by | January 26, 2018 | 00:32

Make no mistake, Bell is a transcendent talent that deserves to be the highest-paid running back in the league, but given his age and the current state of the team, the Steelers should stick him with the franchise tag and use that extra money to shore up other areas on the roster.

by | January 25, 2018 | 21:58

Some of the athletes whose cases are being heard are still hopeful of taking part in next month's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, with a final decision on each case "likely" to come between January 29 and February 2 - only a week before the start of the Games.

by | January 25, 2018 | 19:07

Fusion surgery on his lower back followed two months later, and now Woods is on the same track as he was previous year - with one exception. I had to go somewhere else, but definitely happy to be back. Woods held the lead after 27 holes and while he finished toward the bottom of the leaderboard, the way he looked and played were positive signs. "My expectations have tempered a little bit, because I haven't played", Woods said following his pro-am round at Torrey Pines on Wednesday.

by | January 25, 2018 | 18:20

The defense that was the stingiest in the National Football League this season was scorched by backup quarterback Nick Foles and a bunch of receivers who appeared to do whatever they wanted to up and down the field. When reporters' questions shifted to contracts and free agency, Bridgewater circled back to the 2017 Vikings who finished 13-3 in the regular season and played for an NFC title for the first time since the 2009 season.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:47

That you're a danger. He pleaded guilty in November to seven counts of criminal sexual conduct and has pleaded guilty to three similar charges elsewhere in MI in a separate case. Nassar sat and listened on the witness stand, sometimes hiding his head in his hands or wiping away tears with a tissue. This comes merely few months after Nassar was to 60 years imprisonment on counts of engaging in child pornography as well as molestation.

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:03

Unseeded Elise Mertens has extended a breakout year to storm into the semi-finals of her Australian Open debut by keeping a cool head and honing her technical skills. Wozniacki is also targeting what some may feel is an overdue maiden Grand Slam. "I like to think you learn each time and you know how the opponent is feeling at the time too".

by | January 25, 2018 | 17:00

He has only played five full games this season and has not scored since November, which he will try to fix in the second leg at the Bernabéu on Wednesday night. Los Blancos have been struggling this season, after falling 19 points behind Barcelona in La Liga . "I am responsible for this". "So I must find solutions".

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:24

Unlike his sibling, Sam bats and bowls left-handed and he has only just returned from a six-week stint representing Auckland in New Zealand's domestic T20 competition. England test captain Joe Root will skip T20s against NZ and Australia after a gruelling summer schedule. The T20 campaign then begins with a warm-up match against a Prime Minister's XI in Canberra before the series starts in Hobart on February 7.

by | January 25, 2018 | 14:21

Sunday's night game on Fox, which saw the Philadelphia Eagles decimate the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC Championship, was down 12% compared to the Pittsburgh Steelers and New England Patriots night game on CBS last season. "For a guy like me who's never been in that situation, I want to go up and ask those guys what's that (Super Bowl) week like, what kept you focused for the game?" Our strength is the team.

by | January 25, 2018 | 13:51

Arsenal went close to restoring their lead just before the break when Jack Wilshere played in Mesut Ozil , whose deflected effort sailed inches wide of the target. He further explained how the two Manchester clubs are using the money to dominate football while the other teams are struggling to keep pace. " We were not playing in the right position but we amended that in the second half and took control of the game ".

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:45

With just one match between them a year ago in Bastad, it would be hard to know just how much Elise Mertens was riding on the confidence of an Australian unbroken run this season. The No. 37-ranked Mertens lifted her intensity, holding her serve at love and then having two set points in the next game before Wozniacki eventually held in a service game lasting 8 ½ minutes.

by | January 25, 2018 | 12:27

Among lineups that have played at least 50 minutes together in January, the unit featuring LeBron James and Kevin Love with Isaiah Thomas as well as Jae Crowder and JR Smith has the second-worst offense * a href="https://stats. Lue can't be absolved from blame, but players aren't faulting him for the team's many issues, some of which could be addressed before the February 8 trade deadline.

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:44

A bit of work to do in that format, we're not as far off as the results say, but you've got to win and change perceptions there. We'll still be trying to go out there on a big day for them, Australia Day, and turn them over. I guess you have to outline some training sessions for the white-ball stuff and work on your variations even while you're playing on a Test tour. "Maybe it's a session here or there around Test cricket, you work on those skills with the white ball".

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:09

I'm gonna tell them something about that, ' George told ESPN . George has previously made four All-Star Games. They have always been looking for an elite player that will agree to don the Purple and Gold jersey, but with the Palmdale, California native's latest comments, the Thunder may still have a huge chance of re-signing him especially with George knowing that his superstar teammate has his back.

by | January 25, 2018 | 11:00

Johansson came over to the Devils in a trade last offseason and was concussed in November when he crashed hard into the boards against the Vancouver Canucks . "This is an offensive, not a defensive manoeuvre and can not be excused as accidental or defensive contact". Marchand is Boston's leading point man at 50 on the season, having scored 21 goals and dished out 29 assists in the 38 games he has appeared.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:39

McCarthy is not the first Everton player to suffer such a horrendous injury recently. Evertonians will be desperate for Coleman to return to the first-team that his missed his dynamism down the right flank as well as his leadership and experience during a hard campaign to date.

by | January 25, 2018 | 10:21

I pick the team - and in the end I was wrong about many things. "So I must find solutions". "I hope he continues to do so, so that the team regains its confidence and we continue in this manner". That appeared to bring about a reaction from the home side and Karim Benzema produced a neat finish from an acute angle immediately after the restart to put Zinedine Zidane's men ahead on aggregate.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:59

The Warriors overcame a languid first half Tuesday night with a potent third quarter behind Stephen Curry and came away with a 123-112 victory over the Knicks at Oracle Arena. Still, the Knicks fought, and trailed 95-86 entering the fourth. Much like O'Quinn, various teams are interested in the Knicks starting center as well as their backup big man, as Enes Kanter has been reportedly receiving calls from other teams, as outlined above by Begley .

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:28

He was rarely troubled thereafter as he raced through the tie-break and it soon became a familiar story for Berdych in the end as the Swiss legend ran away with the match to reach his 14th Melbourne semi-final in the last 15 years. "Last time here, I hadn't won one for four years". "He definitely has the game to be a top-10 player, without a doubt", the 12-time grand slam victor said.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:23

So the timing could not have been better for UCF's ideal football season, opening the door for the timely recognition. UCF's claim to the title is also shared by Florida governor Rick Scott, who made it official in writing that the state of Florida would recognize the Knights as national champions.

by | January 25, 2018 | 09:05

The exhibition game at Ladd-Peebles Stadium will feature the top seniors in college football , hoping to solidify or improve their draft stock. One player we've all been eager to see in this format is Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen , who is one of the more polarizing quarterbacks in this year's draft.

by | January 25, 2018 | 08:54

Sanchez had joined them from Barcelona in 2014 and won the FA Cup twice during his time with the London club, scoring in final victories over Aston Villa in 2015 and Chelsea last season. Jose Mourinho praised Mkhitaryan for his contribution to the team, saying: "I would like to wish Henrikh all the success and happiness that I am sure he is going to get".

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:39

ESPN's Brian Windhorst reported Wednesday that Dan Spillane testified on behalf of the National Basketball Association in front of a New York State Senate committee and said the league would be willing to build an official relationship with the betting industry.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:22

After dropping the first three games, Halep put in a phenomenal display to take the opening set and move a break up in the second, eventually clinching the match 6-3 6-2. As for Halep, who began her Australian Open campaign by rolling her ankle in her first-round victory, the road may have had more challenges than she had hoped for.

by | January 25, 2018 | 07:04

The Congress party said that although no decision has been taken on the proposal made by CPM general secretary Sitaram Yechury and NCP's Tariq Anwar, the issues raised by the judges can not be overlooked. On Tuesday, Yechury had said that the Opposition parties were in talks to build a consensus on the impeachment motion of the CJI. The unprecedented development had sent shockwaves across the judiciary and polity.