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Sports Razorback RB David Williams Drafted by Denver Broncos in the 7th Round
Author: 0 Razorback RB David Williams Drafted by Denver Broncos in the 7th Round

It was a surprise, but I'm thrilled to be there because I'm ready to do my thing". If the news is true, and it appears that enough are saying it is, the draft is going to get insane pretty quickly. This is a great pick in the draft because now the Broncos have Von Miller and Bradly Chubb on the D-line. They each have good stats and measurables, but I don't believe any of them will be leading a team to a Super Bowl.

Sports One-handed linebacker Shaquem Griffin drafted by Seattle Seahawks
Author: 0 One-handed linebacker Shaquem Griffin drafted by Seattle Seahawks

I'm not anxious about where I go, what time I get picked or what team picks me, as long as I get a chance to get to a practice, I'm going to show everybody what I can really do'. There have even been brothers drafted by the same team as the Titans chose receiver Kevin Dyson in the first round in 1998 and selected his younger brother Andre, a cornerback, in the second round three years later.

Sports Anil Kapoor on Sonam's wedding: We'll announce at right time
Author: 0 Anil Kapoor on Sonam's wedding: We'll announce at right time

The pictures of Anil Kapoor's Juhu bungalow decorated with lights, with wife Sunita overseeing the preparation, are trending viral on social media. Jhanvi Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor have also finalized their song to perform in Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja's marriage. Another report says that Sonam and Anand will reportedly move to London as they have bought a two bedroom apartment in Notting Hill.

Sports Roma v Liverpool: Rome to step up security after assaults
Author: 0 Roma v Liverpool: Rome to step up security after assaults

The Premier League side have called a meeting to order on Friday that will include representatives from UEFA, AS Roma and the Italian police and security services to ensure that there will not be a repeat of the ugly scenes outside Anfield ahead of Tuesday night's first leg.

Sports Talladega could be early-season equalizer for Busch and Harvick
Author: 0 Talladega could be early-season equalizer for Busch and Harvick

We went for the top and that wasn't working so we went to the bottom and started going forward, but the [No.] 48 just cut across the [No.] 24 from what I saw and caused a big wreck". Jimmie Johnson finished the stage in seventh and was the highest ranked non-Ford driver . The hometown kid, Wallace, took the lead from Bowman with 16 to go.

Sports Chelsea Coach Conte ready to put pressure on Spurs
Author: 0 Chelsea Coach Conte ready to put pressure on Spurs

Tottenham play their game in hand against Watford on Monday. The Blues are now fifth in the Premier League table but Liverpool's recent draws against West Brom and Stoke have given them a chance. They also play Southampton at home after next weekend's trip to Bournemouth . Cenk Tosun and Idrissa Gueye scored in either half as Everton piled the pressure back on relegation battlers Huddersfield with a 2-0 win at the John Smith's Stadium.

Sports 5 stats that show Manchester United are improving under Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 5 stats that show Manchester United are improving under Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho revealed that Manchester United will not be busy in the transfer market this summer but that has not stopped the club from being linked to some of the finest stars in Europe. "I think their talent is fantastic and the creativity of the Brazilian player can not be measured". "I think that I could fit (in the Premier League)", he told reporters earlier this year.

Sports Azerbaijan Grand Prix in numbers
Author: 0 Azerbaijan Grand Prix in numbers

Mr. Ricciardo, victor in China is on a high and Baku rewards the overtaking moves he is known for. Hamilton called Vettel a "disgrace" after the race and ultimately beat his Ferrari rival to the 2017 world title. "It's only been three races". With a chassis that was eerily similar to that of Ferrari , one would expect more from the team and its lead driver.

Sports Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix preview
Author: 0 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix preview

We'll find out tomorrow". Last year Baku showed us a thrilling race last season, with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo winning. Baku dished up a insane thriller of a race last season, with Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo winning after Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel famously succumbed to "road rage" and clashed with Mercedes' Hamilton.

Sports Steelers select WR, QB, OT in rounds 2-3 of draft
Author: 0 Steelers select WR, QB, OT in rounds 2-3 of draft

The host Lions rallied for a 29-26 victory in overtime, the first of nine straight wins that fall. For his career, Rudolph completed 915 of 1,447 passes for a completion percentage of 63.2. Rookie JuJu Smith-Schuster caught 58 passes for 917 yards. Former Steelers Rod Woodson and Max Starks were on hand at the Draft to make the team's Day 2 announcements.

Sports Late Marouane Fellaini's strike earns Manchester United all points against Arsenal
Author: 0 Late Marouane Fellaini's strike earns Manchester United all points against Arsenal

However, it was a Marouane Fellaini header in stoppage time that gave United the win to break Wenger's heart. Wenger, presented with a gift by old rival Alex Ferguson before kick-off, rested the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette with an eye on Thursday's Europa League semi-final, naming his youngest league XI since 2011's infamous 8-2 loss at United.

Sports Warriors' Curry plans to return for Game 2
Author: 0 Warriors' Curry plans to return for Game 2

They're third in assists per game, second in blocked shots per game and third in 3-point percentage (2nd among teams that are still alive in the playoffs). BC-BKN-Warriors-Curry Out, 1st Ld-Writethru, 330Warriors' Stephen Curry sitting out Game 1 against PelicansAP Photo OAS102, OAS101, OAS103, OAS104, OAS105Eds: Updates with details, fresh photo links.

Sports Hurricanes hoping for good luck in NHL Draft Lottery
Author: 0 Hurricanes hoping for good luck in NHL Draft Lottery

The Sabres won at least one of the three lottery drawings after finishing last in the standings and having the best odds - 18.5 percent - to land the No. Russian forward Andrei Svechnikov is the top-ranked North American prospect after playing for Barrie of the Ontario Hockey League. This year's draft will be in Dallas on June 22-23.

Sports Seahawks enter Day 2 of draft in search of more picks
Author: 0 Seahawks enter Day 2 of draft in search of more picks

According to Josina Anderson of ESPN , Seattle has remained firm on those trade demands heading into the second day of the draft. Those people would have been stunned if the Seahawks had taken him 18th, but coach Pete Carroll said that nearly happened before they found a trade with the Packers that allowed them to move down nine spots.

Sports NFL Draft 2018: Saquon Barkley a home run pick by Giants
Author: 0 NFL Draft 2018: Saquon Barkley a home run pick by Giants

And more than a few Penn State fans will likely be wearing some Giants blue in the coming weeks. With the second selection in the second round of the 2018 NFL Draft , the Giants made the flawless pick to help usher in the new era. "On the field I am a completely different person than I am off the field", Hernandez said. "I think the face of a franchise is kind of how you take it, " Barkley said.

Sports Dolphins double down on TE and add RB in 4th round
Author: 0 Dolphins double down on TE and add RB in 4th round

Gesicki will become the second Southern Regional graduate in the National Football League, joining Cincinnati Bengals long snapper Clark Harris. At 6-foot-6 with a 4.54-second 40-time and a combine-best 41.5-inch vertical leap, Gesicki presents a big mismatch against linebackers in coverage while still having enough speed to threaten defensive backs on deep routes.

Sports BRUINS 6, LIGHTNING 2: Boston strikes first in Tampa
Author: 0 BRUINS 6, LIGHTNING 2: Boston strikes first in Tampa

But rest didn't serve the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 1 of the second-round Stanley Cup playoff series against the Boston Bruins on Saturday at Amalie Arena. Brad Marchand made a few attempts to draw calls and irritate his opponents, but the Lightning players have obviously made it a point to not get sucked in to these scrums.

Sports Ferrari's Vettel grabs pole hat trick in Baku
Author: 0 Ferrari's Vettel grabs pole hat trick in Baku

Saturday's cooler, windy conditions seemed to favor Vettel and Ferrari , who had struggled for grip in Friday practice. In proof that Ferrari still hold the qualifying advantage over Mercedes, championship leader Vettel's 1:41.498 on his first lap in Q3 was enough to seal his third successive pole in 2018, outpacing Hamilton by a tenth of a second.

Sports Lions draft Auburn RB Kerryon Johnson in second round
Author: 0 Lions draft Auburn RB Kerryon Johnson in second round

We've added a running back in free agency. "I don't think we've been the most balanced offense the last few years, right?" Johnson's efforts earned him SEC Offensive Player of the Year as well as first team All-SEC and second team All-America honors from a number of outlets.

Sports IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 13 runs
Author: 0 IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 13 runs

They seemed to be setting the stage for an uncomplicated run chase when both perished in successive overs. It is a good thing we played the last game and won a close contest. Pandey, who was dropped thrice during his painstaking knock of 54 couldn't shift gears at any point, barring an over from R Ashwin in which he struck a four and a six.

Sports Real Madrid vs Leganes: Ronaldo, Ramos out of LaLiga clash
Author: 0 Real Madrid vs Leganes: Ronaldo, Ramos out of LaLiga clash

Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale were both handed positions in the team , but Cristiano Ronaldo was given the afternoon off ahead of the second leg of their Champions League semi-final next week. Find us on Facebook too! Madrid has a game in hand, at Sevilla. San Jose became only the second player to ever score two own goals in a La Liga match at the Anoeta Stadium, putting through his own net early in the second half before Raul Garcia scored a consolation from the penalty spot.

Sports Philadelphia Eagles: Kyzir White should be top priority on Day 3
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: Kyzir White should be top priority on Day 3

Perryman should solidify the middle of the defense if he can play his first full 16-game slate, but no one else has a firm grip on a starting job. He can cover the tight end. "Just to be able to play right down the street from my parents' house where we grew up, walking and watching tennis matches and all types of soccer games there my whole life, just to be able to play in there and be home , it just means a lot to me".

Sports NFL Draft: Browns select Louisiana CB Simeon Thomas at No. 188
Author: 0 NFL Draft: Browns select Louisiana CB Simeon Thomas at No. 188

Sony Michel did get selected in the first round, albeit a mere four picks ahead of him. Although they selected Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield with the first overall pick, the Browns could add another QB on Day Three. When he returned to the field in 2016, he established himself with seven starts in 13 games. The linebacker finished his college career with 166 tackles.

Sports Departing Wenger wants peaceful end to Mourinho rivalry
Author: 0 Departing Wenger wants peaceful end to Mourinho rivalry

An already-animated Diego Simeone was incensed by the decision and, three minutes later, the Atletico manager was sent to the stands for remonstrating vehemently against the decision of French referee Clement Turpin not to caution Arsenal's Hector Bellerin for a foul.

Sports Curry out for Warriors' series opener against Pelicans
Author: 0 Curry out for Warriors' series opener against Pelicans

The Boston Celtics host the Milwaukee Bucks for Game 7, while the Warriors and Pelicans kick off the second-round in Oakland. Prove to the Pelicans right off the bat that while they may have matched up well against the Blazers, Golden State is on a much higher level entirely.

Sports Iniesta leaves Barcelona, says he will never play against club
Author: 0 Iniesta leaves Barcelona, says he will never play against club

Iniesta has made the second most appearance for Barcelona after Xavi Hernandez. Accompanied by his family and seemingly holding back tears, the Barca youth product who scored the extra-time winning goal at the 2010 World Cup final against the Netherlands was at pains to explain the difficulty in taking the decision.

Sports Braves Prospect Ronald Acuna's First Career Homer Was An Absolute Moonshot
Author: 0 Braves Prospect Ronald Acuna's First Career Homer Was An Absolute Moonshot

The Atlanta Braves will look to build some steam after salvaging a series split with Cincinnati, including taking down the Reds by a final score of 7-4 in the series finale on Thursday. "I didn't know what to think when I got the call to the big leagues", Acuna Jr. said through an interpreter upon arriving to the ballpark. Freddie Freeman added three doubles while Ender Inciarte, Ryan Flaherty and starting pitcher Sean Newcomb added base hits of their own to finish off the offense for ...

Sports United States senate committee backs measures to keep Robert Mueller in post
Author: 0 United States senate committee backs measures to keep Robert Mueller in post

Some senators have said advancing the measure could become an insurance policy - and perhaps the starting point for a congressional response - if Trump defies their advice and acts to fire Mueller. Democrats had initially opposed Grassley's amendment, saying it could undermine the investigation if the special counsel had to reveal too much to Congress.

Sports Tottenham boss Pochettino assures fans of job commitment
Author: 0 Tottenham boss Pochettino assures fans of job commitment

The FA Cup's official Twitter account posted a meme of Manchester United defender Chris Smalling saying Kane's name accompanied with text asking who had been in his pocket following United's semi-final win over Spurs last weekend. The tweet was deleted and the FA apologised to both Tottenham and United "for any offence caused". The only thing I wanted to translate is that the club is in the right way, that we can not compare, that we need time to win.

Sports Hayden Hurst Is Excited About Working With Lamar Jackson
Author: 0 Hayden Hurst Is Excited About Working With Lamar Jackson

Let's get this done y'all. "I've been working on that a lot and keeping my legs shoulder-width apart when I'm throwing, stepping up in the pocket or just getting out of it". The first 3rd round pick is, as DeCosta put it, "almost a 2nd round pick", and the team's next four picks are now in rounds 3 to 4 instead of 3 to 6.

Author: 0 Eagles seeking value on final day of NFL draft

He'll team with Pro Bowl tight end Zach Ertz to help Philadelphia's offense create mismatches. This is a guy we felt dominated at that level of play the last two years. NFC champs. That put them one spot ahead of the Dallas Cowboys , whose 11-time Pro Bowl tight end Jason Witten is reportedly planning to retire. LSU running back Derrius Guice, Texas tackle Connor Williams and South Dakota State tight end Dallas Goedert will likely be drafted earlier.

Sports Raptors rally to oust Wizards
Author: 0 Raptors rally to oust Wizards

Knowing they can win on the road at all should be a confidence-builder as the playoffs continue. The Celtics have been in more Game 7s than any franchise in National Basketball Association history. "Fred was the key". "They played hard, their bench is really good", Brooks said. "He is kind of the engine, the toughness", Toronto coach Dwane Casey said about VanVleet.

Sports Trump tweets on 2026 World Cup bid
Author: 0 Trump tweets on 2026 World Cup bid

The 2018 edition of the World Cup would be hosted by Russian Federation. Morocco is competing with a joint bid from the United States , Canada and Mexico for the right to host the 2026 tournament, with a vote due to take place next month.

Sports De Gea says current campaign is his best
Author: 0 De Gea says current campaign is his best

The Spanish keeper and his fiancee had dined with Manchester United's goalkeeping coach Emilio Alvarez, with De Gea possibly discussing final points with the trainer before Sunday's Premier League clash. However, the 27-year-old was also said to be considering his future ahead of Van Gaal leading the Red Devils for his final campaign, with the Spain worldwide missing the opening two games of that season and the Dutch manager claiming the goalkeeper did not want to play.

Sports SHSU's PJ Hall drafted in 2nd round (57th overall) by Raiders
Author: 0 SHSU's PJ Hall drafted in 2nd round (57th overall) by Raiders

On the clock in round two, the Raiders traded down once again, sending the No. 41 overall pick to the Tennessee Titans. Hall was the first player drafted who did not perform at the NFL Combine. Broncos general manager John Elway has made it known that he will be fielding offers for the fifth overall pick in the draft. Miller, who is from Roseville, joins a Raiders offensive line group that had three Pro Bowl selections previous year in Penn, center Rodney Hudson and guard Kelechi Osemele.

Sports Ricciardo sets pace in second practice for Azerbaijan GP
Author: 0 Ricciardo sets pace in second practice for Azerbaijan GP

Red Bull has struggled for one-lap pace compared to its two main rivals this year, but Ricciardo - who won in Baku last year - is remaining cautiously optimistic about his chances this weekend. Ricciardo's advantage came in the middle sector, which is made up of tight corners around the Old City walls and contrasts with the long straights in sectors one and three.

Sports Derrius Guice Surprised He Slipped to Redskins in 2nd Round: 'Why Me?'
Author: 0 Derrius Guice Surprised He Slipped to Redskins in 2nd Round: 'Why Me?'

Guice may be the steal of the draft to this point, but as long as the rumored off-field concerns don't come to fruition, Washington will have a future All-Pro in its backfield. It was great. They were also like family. "He's quite the character", Gruden said. "We don't try to do anything special". "It's all hitting them and me off guard and out of nowhere and we just don't know where it's coming from our how it happened".

Sports Lions draft Arkansas OL Frank Ragnow, complete offensive line rebuild
Author: 0 Lions draft Arkansas OL Frank Ragnow, complete offensive line rebuild

Frank Ragnow ended the Arkansas Razorbacks' nine-year drought without a first-round NFL Draft pick on Thursday as the Detroit Lions made the versatile offensive lineman the 20th pick at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Check out some of what NFL.com's Lance Zierlein had to say about Ragnow in his scouting report below. Robinson started six games and was released in November.