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Sport 49ers Release LB Ahmad Brooks
Author: 0 49ers Release LB Ahmad Brooks

A third-year player, Harold being set to earn $823,000 compared to Brooks' $6.1 million - fourth-most among 49ers - factored into this decision too. But interestingly enough, at his age (33), he still played well in coverage, recording a grade of 71 last season which was slightly lower than what New York's best coverage linebacker, Keenan Robinson, posted (77.3).

Sport Iman Shumpert requests trade from Cavaliers
Author: 0 Iman Shumpert requests trade from Cavaliers

According to McMenamin , Shumpert requested a trade after the season ended. Other than shedding his salary for the goal of luxury tax relief, the Cavaliers would probably not accomplish much by trading Shumpert right now. His playing time, however, fluctuated throughout the season, particularly in the playoffs when he averaged 16.2 minutes while appearing in 17 of the Cavs' 18 postseason games.

Sport Europa League draw: Arsenal draws Cologne, BATE Borisov
Author: 0 Europa League draw: Arsenal draws Cologne, BATE Borisov

Ronald Koeman's side will face Lyon - the host of this season's final - Serie A's Atalanta and Apollon Limassol of Cyprus in a bid to reach the knockout stages. Group D: Milan , Austria Vienna, Rijeka, AEK Athens . Two other contenders in the group for the Russian and Danish football clubs are Moldova's Sheriff and Zlin from the Czech Republic.

Sport Paris St-Germain 3-0 Saint-Etienne
Author: 0 Paris St-Germain 3-0 Saint-Etienne

After a slow start, PSG were awarded a penalty after 19 minutes when Cavani was brought down by Janko. SUBS NOT USED: Trapp, Silva, Alves, Nkunku. What TV channel is showing PSG vs St-Etienne? SUBS NOT USED: Moulin, Diousse, Diony, Beric.

Sport West Indies 19-1 against England at 1st day close,
Author: 0 West Indies 19-1 against England at 1st day close,

England go into the contest 1-0 up in the series after a comprehensive innings and 209-run victory in the country's first day-night Test at Edgbaston last week. "We re expecting the West Indies to come back at us pretty hard after Edgbaston", he said. But in terms of the bigger picture of the winter, it is the runs the three newcomers require that will surely be the most important narrative in Leeds over the coming days.

Sport Buccaneers' George Johnson to wear Mayweather-McGregor cleats
Author: 0 Buccaneers' George Johnson to wear Mayweather-McGregor cleats

It's not like this will be the first of many such crossover fights, and no aficionado of either sport can take pride in the outcome. Mayweather-McGregor came from the barber shop and street-corner question of "what would happen if..." Despite that, "The Notorious" still managed to come on strong in the final two rounds, looking relatively fresh based on the short video clips that leaked, and indeed landing his best shots of the contest.

Sport National Basketball Association 2K18 to change its cover this year
Author: 0 National Basketball Association 2K18 to change its cover this year

Isaiah Thomas is due for free agency next summer, and the Celtics anticipated having to shell out millions to keep him, as reported in the New York Times , who reported Thomas led the Celtics' resurgence in the past few years. "Trading both guys was tough". Looking at it from the Cavaliers' point of view, maybe Jackson was considered an immediate contributor, a necessary part of the trade to help LeBron James chase a title in 2017-18, his final year under contract.

Sport Man City owners expand portfolio with deal for Girona FC
Author: 0 Man City owners expand portfolio with deal for Girona FC

You have to ask Alexis. Guardiola again insisted he is happy with his squad after spending more than £200m on five players this summer but indicated he will stay on the lookout until Thursday's deadline. He has been out with a knee injury since November and could target a return to the first-team after the global break. Danilo will start at right-back while Benjamin Mendy will travel, although Guardiola is yet to decide if his £49.2m full-back will feature.

Sport Blige Postpone Concerts Due to Hurricane Harvey
Author: 0 Blige Postpone Concerts Due to Hurricane Harvey

We are really sorry for the inconveniences this will cause. Mary J. Blige , who had been scheduled to perform at the Smart Financial Centre in Sugar Land, Texas on Friday, also postponed her show, according to a statement from the venue.

Sport Jonathan Stewart gashes Jaguars on 31-yard run, Panthers score easy
Author: 0 Jonathan Stewart gashes Jaguars on 31-yard run, Panthers score easy

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The words from Jacksonville Jaguars coach Doug Marrone were wrenching: You've lost your starting job and are going to have to fight to win it back. "That's the most important thing". The third preseason game is often used as the dress rehearsal for the upcoming season. Bortles, who did not take his first snap until the Jaguars' first possession of the third quarter, said he was satisfied with his effort coming off the bench.

Sport Tottenham and PSG have deal in place for Serge Aurier
Author: 0 Tottenham and PSG have deal in place for Serge Aurier

Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino , though, is not giving anything away, as he refused to confirm or deny speculation that the North London outfit want to sign the 24-year-old Ivory Coast global right-back. Aurier would arrive at Spurs Lodge as a replacement for Kyle Walker, now of Manchester City. The club's own defender Danny Rose publicly spoke out against Tottenham for not showing the same ambition as the other top clubs in the league.

Author: 0 Sharapova to face Halep in US Open first round

She said that she had taken it for several years and did not know it had been placed on the banned list at the start of 2016. Sharapova, who has already completed the career Grand Slam, has not competed at the Australian Open , Roland Garros or Wimbledon this year - the second of which she was refused a wildcard entry.

Sport Villaverde admits Atletico Madrid desperate to land Chelsea striker Diego Costa
Author: 0 Villaverde admits Atletico Madrid desperate to land Chelsea striker Diego Costa

Everton has scored just twice in two Premier League matches this term - both times through Wayne Rooney - after selling topscorer Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United in the close-season. Barkley has refused to sign a new contract at Goodison Park amid interest from Tottenham but a deal has yet to materialise. Neither outcome has yet come to fruition, leaving the possibility of Barkley being available to Koeman for the final year of his current deal upon his return.

Sport Scotland international Robert Snodgrass swaps West Ham for Aston Villa
Author: 0 Scotland international Robert Snodgrass swaps West Ham for Aston Villa

Speaking ahead of Villa's clash against Bristol City, Bruce spoke of Snodgrass, saying: "I had the pleasure to work with him, very briefly, at Hull". Villa scored four goals in both matches as their attack finally began to live up to its reputation and that area of the field could be strengthened further in the coming days, as the Villans boss looks to tie down a loan switch for Snodgrass.

Sport Dabo Swinney's new contract puts him among college football's highest-paid coaches
Author: 0 Dabo Swinney's new contract puts him among college football's highest-paid coaches

The school announced Friday that he has a new eight-year contract worth $54 million in total. Swinney's previous contract, signed following the Tigers' 2016 national championship appearance, agreed to pay the head coach $30.75 million, with $1 million additional allotted for retention bonus, meaning the Tigers would owe Swinney $600,000 if he is still the head coach of the program on New Year's Day 2019 and $400,000 more on New Year's Day 2021.

Sport Shakhtar received a calendar of the group stage of the Champions League
Author: 0 Shakhtar received a calendar of the group stage of the Champions League

City were knocked out on away goals by Monaco in the last-16 of last year's Champions League but Begiristain feels they should be making it to the last-eight or better on a regular basis. Guardiola said: "I'm happy with the squad I have, (but) we're going to see". The Partenopei are actually ranked 14th, meaning they also sit above Shakhtar Donetsk, who qualify for Pot 1 by virtue of winning the Ukrainian domestic league.

Sport Detroit Tigers fight past New Yankees in brawl-filled day
Author: 0 Detroit Tigers fight past New Yankees in brawl-filled day

To review, here are all of the players who got thrown out: Tommy Kahnle , Miguel Cabrera , Austin Romine , Miguel Cabrera, Dellin Betances and Alex Wilson . He was hit hard in his previous two turns, giving up five runs in five innings at Texas and seven runs over six innings versus the Yankees . All the testiness that had been building between the Tigers and Yankees finally boiled over.

Sport What must Jets see from Christian Hackenberg in 2017?
Author: 0 What must Jets see from Christian Hackenberg in 2017?

This was the final practice before the Jets face the New York Giants on Saturday night in their third preseason game. Meanwhile, McCown, who long has been considered the favorite over Christian Hackenberg and Bryce Petty , took exactly one scout team rep on Thursday - capping off a week of relative inactivity.

Sport Hamilton laughs off speculation about Vettel Mercedes move
Author: 0 Hamilton laughs off speculation about Vettel Mercedes move

The Brazilian, who was cleared on Thursday to race again after he missed the Hungarian Grand Prix through illness, took too much kerb on entry and his Williams auto snapped out as a result. "He would not be in the position he is now in his team, in terms of how the team operate, if he was here", smiled the Briton. "So I don't believe any of the bosses or any individual at the team is unhappy with what is now in place, so I find it unlikely they would change that".

Sport Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool not to blame if we make no more signings
Author: 0 Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool not to blame if we make no more signings

Everyone thought: 'Robertson? From Hull? "James Milner plays in midfield again, that's like a transfer for us". Liverpool will now compete in the group stage of the tournament as they look to make it through to the knockout round, as Klopp takes charge of the Reds in the Champions League for the first time since his appointment at Anfield back in October 2015.

Sport Victim's lawyer talks about shifting case against Dera chief to another state
Author: 0 Victim's lawyer talks about shifting case against Dera chief to another state

The advisory also suggested the US citizens to avoid large gatherings, follow the advice of the local authorities, monitor local media, and keep in touch with their travel company. Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh told to be present in the court. Ram Niwas, a senior government official, said mobile internet services had also been suspended in the states of Haryana and Punjab to stop people from spreading rumours and causing unrest.