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Sports Philadelphia Eagles head indoors for practice to prepare for Cowboys game
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles head indoors for practice to prepare for Cowboys game

For Philadelphia , a win would push them one step closer to locking up the NFC's top seed and home advantage for the playoffs at 9-1. It's a few weeks later in the season, but this time the roles are reversed. And again, they're seemingly getting better by the way. Sean Lee has been vital for the operation of the Dallas defense since Day 1. unfortunately he has also been an injury liability.

Sports Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Reveals He Has Parkinson's Disease
Author: 0 Rev. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Reveals He Has Parkinson's Disease

After a visit to the doctor and a series of tests. he got the diagnosis. Parkinson's - which is often hereditary - is a degenerative disease that causes trembling in the body as well as other less severe symptoms like anxiety, depression, constipation and insomnia.

Sports Fleetwood wins race to Dubai as Rose wilts
Author: 0 Fleetwood wins race to Dubai as Rose wilts

Fleetwood had a lead going into the final tournament and needs to equal or better Rose's finishing position to claim the title. He seized the initiative to top the projected Race to Dubai Rankings presented by Rolex after day one but a bogey on the last in his second round meant Fleetwood was back in the ascendancy heading into the weekend.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino: 'I would not swap projects with Arsenal'
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: 'I would not swap projects with Arsenal'

Tottenham have been very much involved in the Premier League title race for the past two seasons under Pochettino's stewardship; they are now third in the standings in the present campaign. Rose stayed back to train on Saturday, Pochettino saying he was not ready for the game - despite starting England's global with Brazil this week.

Sports Chiefs at Giants: Highlights, score and recap
Author: 0 Chiefs at Giants: Highlights, score and recap

Is the under a good bet on Sunday afternoon when the New York Giants host the Kansas City Chiefs at 1:00 p.m. ET? Quarterback Alex Smith's shovel pass to Travis Kelce was intercepted after a Giants defender hit Kelce, jarring the ball loose.

Sports Dolphins' Jay Cutler (possible concussion) out for remainder of Sunday's game
Author: 0 Dolphins' Jay Cutler (possible concussion) out for remainder of Sunday's game

The Miami Dolphins were their own worst enemy in their 29-20 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. For the second time this season, injury prevented Jay Cutler from finishing a game. Cornerback Robert McClain also intercepted Cutler, who appeared to be shaken up while being tackled on a scramble late in the first half. He replaced starter Rey Maualuga , who was arrested early Saturday morning on a battery charge and waived later that day by the Dolphins.

Sports Grigor Dimitrov cruises, David Goffin will play Roger Federer
Author: 0 Grigor Dimitrov cruises, David Goffin will play Roger Federer

In the second set the dynamic changed again, with Dimitrov taking risks and playing efficiently. "It was the only game I didn't serve well". Grigor Dimitrov consoles David Goffin after the final. "It has been a tremendous two weeks for me", said Dimitrov. By winning every match, Dimitrov earned 1500 points from this tournament and will jump up to a career-high world number three tomorrow.

Sports Chris Thompson Carted off Field vs. Saints Due to Leg Injury
Author: 0 Chris Thompson Carted off Field vs. Saints Due to Leg Injury

Two long Mark Ingram runs put the Saints in field goal range, and Will Lutz kicked the game-winner from 28 yards out. The Redskins also received the ball first in overtime, but the Saints' hobbled defense, which gave up more yards than in any game during its winning streak, rallied to force a quick punt and Ingram did the rest.

Author: 0 Barcelona: Luis Suarez ends goal drought as Barca beat Leganes 3-0

Alexander Szymanowski went close to equalising on 35 minutes with a right-foot effort from the left side of the area but Marc-Andre ter Stegen denied him with a fine save as he pushed the ball wide of the far corner at full stretch. Ter Stegen was again called into action when Amrabat sent Beauvue clear seven minutes into the second half, but the Guadeloupe worldwide could only hit the keeper from close range.

Sports Salah and slick Liverpool too hot to handle for Southampton's brittle defence
Author: 0 Salah and slick Liverpool too hot to handle for Southampton's brittle defence

Southampton's second successive league defeat-and their third without a win-leaves them sat four points above the relegation zone, while Liverpool move above Arsenal and into fifth by virtue of goal difference. Salah put in a man-of-the-match performance for Liverpool , and the Egypt global has now scored 14 goals in all competitions. 'There was only one game that was really bad, that was Tottenham, I know some people will disagree.

Sports Packers 'pleased' with Aaron Rodgers' collarbone rehab progress so far
Author: 0 Packers 'pleased' with Aaron Rodgers' collarbone rehab progress so far

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was hanging around with his teammates yesterday, and happened to be on the practice field . "He's moving right along". In his only extended session with reporters following surgery, he said he would come back only if his collarbone was completely healed . The Packers started 4-1 with Rodgers throwing 13 touchdowns in the first four games.

Sports Chelsea boss Antonio Conte reacts to rumours linking him with Italy job
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte reacts to rumours linking him with Italy job

A loss to Sweden after two legs saw the Italians miss out on a place in the 2018 World Cup in Russia and Gian Piero Ventura was subsequently sacked by the Italian Football Federation. I am very sad. "It is not the fault of one or two or three people". "It happened. For sure they have to find the right solution and improve the solution".

Sports British motorcyclist killed in Macau Grand Prix
Author: 0 British motorcyclist killed in Macau Grand Prix

Mr Hegarty, 31, from Nottingham, was racing in his second Macau Grand Prix, and was a regular at the Isle of Man TT. "Bike is much easier to ride now". "It's a very sad end to what has been a successful week", he told the BBC . "It's a tragic end to the day". Hegarty had told Bikesportnews.com a year ago that he had turned to the road events because that style of racing "didn't hurt my elbow so much".

Sports Roy Hodgson positive 'composed' Ruben Loftus-Cheek will stay focused for Palace
Author: 0 Roy Hodgson positive 'composed' Ruben Loftus-Cheek will stay focused for Palace

Loftus-Cheek, who is on loan from Chelsea , shone in his first England start in last week's friendly against Germany at Wembley but came off injured after the half-hour mark against Brazil four days later. I don't think it will. Hodgson is confident that the recent success will not negatively influence the young midfielder and that the staff at Palace will keep him grounded and focused.

Sports Wings' Witkowski, Blashill agree: Punishment didn't fit the crime
Author: 0 Wings' Witkowski, Blashill agree: Punishment didn't fit the crime

The Sabres are winless in three (0-1-2). He didn't get his sixth goal last season until January 14. Four players were ejected with 5:56 remaining in the third period when 12 penalties were called following a fight between Brett Kulak of Calgary and Luke Witkowski of Detroit .

Sports Browns take exception to trash talk from Jaguars' Tashaun Gipson
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Fournette is coming off the worst game of his brief career (33 yards on 17 carries) and tweaked his right ankle in the fourth quarter of last Sunday's 20-17 overtime victory against the Los Angeles Chargers . On the other hands, the Cleveland Browns are...not in playoff contention as the two teams get ready to square off on Sunday. Michael DiRocco of ESPN.com passed along comments Westbrook, who missed the first 10 weeks of the 2017 regular season after undergoing core muscle surgery, ...

Sports Chris Cyborg Vs Holly Holm Finally Set For UFC 219
Author: 0 Chris Cyborg Vs Holly Holm Finally Set For UFC 219

Holm's management referred to the prospect of their fighter meeting Cris Cyborg at UFC as "dead" last week. Cris "Cyborg" Justino will defend her women's featherweight championship against Holly Holm in the main event of UFC 219 in Las Vegas on December 30, the company announced Thursday.

Sports West Brom head coach Tony Pulis: 'Success has put me under pressure'
Author: 0 West Brom head coach Tony Pulis: 'Success has put me under pressure'

Chelsea will be looking to build on their win over Man Utd before the global break when they take on West Brom at the Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon. The title holders have won four of their five Premier League games this season with a 2-1 loss to strugglers Crystal Palace the only blemish on their record.

Sports Danica Patrick will run 2018 Daytona 500, Indianapolis 500, then retire
Author: 0 Danica Patrick will run 2018 Daytona 500, Indianapolis 500, then retire

The first woman to compete full time in NASCAR's highest level, her career-best finish in the Cup Series was sixth at Atlanta in 2014. In her first Indy 500 appearance in 2005, she posted her best qualifying performance of fourth. "My plan is to be at Indy, and then I'm done". Patrick will not be driving in the Daytona 500 for Stewart-Haas Racing, team co-owner Tony Stewart told AP.

Sports McKendree University women's bowling team honored at White House
Author: 0 McKendree University women's bowling team honored at White House

Oklahoma won its first men's golf national title since 1989 when the coach Ryan Hybl-led team knocked off OR in Sugar Grove, Ill. You may remember the drama around the president, Steph Curry, and the National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors back in September.

Sports Australia's First Test Team Has Apparently Leaked
Author: 0 Australia's First Test Team Has Apparently Leaked

Australia retained the women's Ashes with a six-wicket win over England in the first Twenty20 worldwide in Sydney on Friday. Paine is widely regarded as the best wicket-keeper in the country but even with regular options Matthew Wade and Peter Nevill struggling for form, his selection still came from left-field - largely due to his struggles with the bat.

Sports 'He's the best I've played with' - Iwobi on forgotten Arsenal star
Author: 0 'He's the best I've played with' - Iwobi on forgotten Arsenal star

While they now sit 6th in the Premier League table, four losses before Christmas have probably put paid to any title hopes they may have had going into the season, and with star players Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil likely to abandon ship in the summer, the pressure is once again on Arsene Wenger .

Sports Victor Moses should be back next week - Antonio Conte
Author: 0 Victor Moses should be back next week - Antonio Conte

There have been numerous reports of tension between Antonio Conte and David Luiz, but the manager still disputes that idea, and maintains that his decision was about tactics on the pitch, not office politics away from the pitch. His only job in football since hanging up his boots has been with Chelsea , but the 52-year-old wanted to spend more time with his family, so quit his role at Stamford Bridge.

Sports BBC Price of Football survey findings revealed
Author: 0 BBC Price of Football survey findings revealed

But prices are rising in other areas, with the average cost of an adult replica shirt going past the £50 mark for the first time. Connah's Quay Nomads offer the cheapest adult and junior shirts, for £20 and £15 respectively. The cheapest season ticket is at Bradford for £149. Bangor City also has the most expensive match day ticket at £9, with the cheapest adult match day ticket can be found at Bala Town and Cardiff Metropolitan University, for £6.

Sports Arsenal aim to end six-game winless Premier League run vs
Author: 0 Arsenal aim to end six-game winless Premier League run vs

Kane has been suffering with a knee injury recently sustained in Tottenham's 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace, which forced him to pull out of the England squad for the worldwide break. He now feels confident that Tottenham will resist any more major players leaving, and believes they are staying on course for sustained success. A day after Tottenham achieved a coming-of-age 3-1 win over European champion Real Madrid in the Champions League in front of more than 80,000 spectators at ...

Sports Curtis Samuel to miss rest of season
Author: 0 Curtis Samuel to miss rest of season

Through 9 games, Samuel has averaged 3.2 FanDuel points per game with 15 catches and 115 yards on 26 targets this season. " It's probably going to be by committee ", offensive coordinator Mike Shula said, via Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer .

Sports Australia through to World Cup after win over Honduras
Author: 0 Australia through to World Cup after win over Honduras

Captain Mile Jedinak led the way with a second-half hat-trick as Australia brushed aside Honduras 3-1 in the second leg of their inter-confederation play-off to secure a place at next years World Cup finals in Russian Federation on Wednesday.It was the Jedinak show as the inspirational captain continued his remarkable return following a five-month injury layoff.

Sports Manchester United and Marouane Fellaini still negotiating new contract
Author: 0 Manchester United and Marouane Fellaini still negotiating new contract

As the former Everton man is out of contract in the summer and United do no hold any options to trigger an automatic extension he would be free to sign a pre-contract agreement with any club outside the Premier League in January. That Marouane Fellaini's status at Manchester United would be such a talking point, even six months ago, shows the progress he's made with fans . He scored in the Europa League semi-final victory over Celta Vigo and also started in the 2-0 win over Ajax in the ...

Sports Bills bench Tyrod Taylor, will start Nathan Peterman at QB
Author: 0 Bills bench Tyrod Taylor, will start Nathan Peterman at QB

The teams have also met three times in the playoffs and the Bills won the first two in 1964 and 1965, winning the AFL championship, the franchise's only two championships. Peterman can seemingly throw short sideline curls and outs, on time, all day long whereas Taylor still doesn't have it down. The Panthers set a school record previous year by scoring 532 points, and he finished fourth in the nation in averaging 15.43 yards per completion.

Sports Roger Federer feels Alexander Zverev is the 'full package'
Author: 0 Roger Federer feels Alexander Zverev is the 'full package'

Roger Federer has paid a glowing tribute to Alexander Zverev , hailing the 20-year-old German as having the "full package" of skills and resolve to lead tennis's youthful revolution. With one win and one loss at the O2 Arena, Zverev could still feature in the other half of the draw to Federer in Saturday's semi-finals should he prevail in the winner-takes-all clash with Jack Sock on Thursday.

Sports I might not see out Arsenal contract - Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 I might not see out Arsenal contract - Arsene Wenger

Arsenal have to keep him, Ozil and Sanchez. The Arsenal academy's success is especially remarkable given the fact that it now has no leader, with former head Andries Jonker yet to be replaced after taking a coaching job in Germany last season.

Sports Kyrie Irving Gives His Celtics Jersey, Sneakers To US Soldiers
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Gives His Celtics Jersey, Sneakers To US Soldiers

The Celtics have not lost since dropping their home opener to Milwaukee on October 18, a night after Gordon Hayward was lost for the season with a horrendous knee injury in an opening-night loss at Cleveland. Kerr said he understands these Celtics are a different team, but that he's excited for the opportunity to gauge where both teams are thus far. "It's fun to go against the contenders from the other conference because you get that glimpse and usually you're only watching them on TV".

Sports Zoff on Italy failure: Responsibility will always lie with the coach
Author: 0 Zoff on Italy failure: Responsibility will always lie with the coach

Italy lost their play-off for a place in Russian Federation next summer 1-0 on aggregate to Sweden, the first time since 1958 the Azzurri have failed to qualify for a World Cup. But the comprehensive 3-0 defeat to Spain in September highlighted a significant gulf between Italy and one of the favorites for the World Cup, with that loss and a 1-1 draw in Macedonia ultimately decisive in the end.

Sports Indians ace Corey Kluber easily wins 2nd AL Cy Young Award
Author: 0 Indians ace Corey Kluber easily wins 2nd AL Cy Young Award

Wednesday night, the 2017 Cy Young Awards were handed out, with Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians and Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals earning the honors. This is the second Cy Young for Kluber. In the NL, Scherzer received 27 of 30 first-place votes. The Nationals lost the NLDS to the Chicago Cubs in five games.

Sports When will Ezekiel Elliott return to the Dallas Cowboys from suspension?
Author: 0 When will Ezekiel Elliott return to the Dallas Cowboys from suspension?

The Cowboys running back's agents Rocky Arceneaux and Frank Salzano told NFL Media on Wednesday their lawyers are withdrawing any further appeals of his six-game suspension. Goodell imposed the discipline after the National Football League conducted a year-long investigation into the allegations. In the statement Elliott's agents made it clear he wasn't admitting to any wrongdoing.