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Sport Arkansas AD Jeff Long fired, report says
Author: 0 Arkansas AD Jeff Long fired, report says

The move comes six days after the University of Arkansas board of trustees met for more than three hours in executive session while Long waited outside the room. That project, which will add around 4,200 club and suite seats, is scheduled to be completed by August 2018. He was appointed to the first selection committee of the College Football Playoff in 2014 and appointed its first chairman.

Sport With Ezekiel Elliott out, Eagles turn attention to Dak Prescott
Author: 0 With Ezekiel Elliott out, Eagles turn attention to Dak Prescott

The Eagles (8-1) have the best record in the National Football League and hold a three-game lead over Dallas in the NFC East. They have a defensive front that is better than Atlanta's. That should open up space in the middle of the field to make some plays. Smith missed Sunday's game against the Falcons with a groin injury. So which defense will show up on Sunday night against the Eagles? The Falcons defensive end recorded a franchise record six sacks in a victory over the Cowboys on ...

Sport Bills bench quarterback Tyrod Taylor
Author: 0 Bills bench quarterback Tyrod Taylor

Nathan Peterman #2 of the Buffalo Bills throws the ball against the New Orleans Saints during the fourth quarter on November 12, 2017 at New Era Field in Orchard Park, New York. The Bills drafted Peterman in the fifth-round of the 2017 National Football League draft out of Pittsburgh. "Moved the offense there". He suffered one of the worst performances of his career, completing only 9-of-18 pass attempts for 56 yards while also being sacked twice and intercepted.

Sport Maradona rues Italy's World Cup absence
Author: 0 Maradona rues Italy's World Cup absence

Everyone attacked Ventura but the players did not take their responsibility as well. The United States football federation is exploring the possibility of hosting matches next year with teams that failed to qualify for the FIFA 2018 World Cup, including Italy , the Netherlands, Chile, Ghana and the USA themselves.

Sport Australia qualify for fourth World Cup in a row
Author: 0 Australia qualify for fourth World Cup in a row

I knew it was only a matter of time. "We got the result we deserved". "Now I've got to make some big decisions", he told Fox Sports at full-time when asked about his global future. The match was played in front of 76,080 fans at Stadium Australia , but the atmosphere was tense as the Socceroos initially struggled to break down their deep-lying opponents and Tommy Rogic screwed a shot wide from their best opening.

Sport Serena Williams is about to be a married woman
Author: 0 Serena Williams is about to be a married woman

Williams, 36, and Ohanian began dating in 2015 and will say "I do" at the Contemporary Arts Center in NOLA, according to the Daily Mail, which was the first to report the plans. They are totally and utterly besotted with her'. Four months later, on April 19, 2017, the couple announced that they were expecting their first child.

Sport Marouane Fellaini's future in doubt amid Manchester United talks
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini's future in doubt amid Manchester United talks

In case you didn't know. . Soler has meanwhile greatly impressed United staff in the 11 months since making his debut for Valencia in December. Despite the stand-off, United boss Jose Mourinho will not sanction the sale of Fellaini in the January transfer window and hopes a compromise can be struck between now and the New Year.

Sport Marcus Rashford: I'm trying to model my game on Brazil's Ronaldo
Author: 0 Marcus Rashford: I'm trying to model my game on Brazil's Ronaldo

Former Selecao striker Ronaldo scored a hat-trick for the Spanish side which proved crucial as they went through with a 6-5 lead on aggregate. "All of his games". More than anything physical or technical, it is the freedom Ronaldo played with, the audacity and imagination and risk-taking, that most stood out to Rashford.

Sport Kyrie Irving Frustrated with Clear Mask Worn in Win vs. Nets
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Frustrated with Clear Mask Worn in Win vs. Nets

The Celtics will now sit at 13-2, with the NBA's best record, when they take on the West-leading defending National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday night in a marquee nationally televised matchup between the league's best offense (Golden State, averaging a blistering 116.1 points per 100 possessions) and its No.

Sport I will never retire from football, admits Wenger
Author: 0 I will never retire from football, admits Wenger

Any approach has yet to materialise, but Wenger admits the less labour-intensive world of worldwide football could suit him later in life. Wenger, 68, has 18 months left on his contract at the Emirates Stadium having previously been linked with the England job.

Sport Peachtree Ridge's Heyward nominated for Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
Author: 0 Peachtree Ridge's Heyward nominated for Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award

The award, which was created in honor of late founding Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney Sr . McCoy has met and exceeded all expectations of a player that personifies a true sport and one that never has any off-the-field or on-the-field issues, which explains why he has been a Tampa Bay Buccaneers fan favorite since he joined the team eight season ago.

Author: 0 Panthers rookie Curtis Samuel (ankle) out for season

Panthers offensive coordinator Mike Shula said the team would use a committee approach to replace Samuel. The Panthers have only four other receivers on their active roster - Devin Funchess , Russell Shepard , Kaelin Clay and Brenton Bersin - but Damiere Boyd is eligible to come off injured reserve for the team's game against the Saints on December 3.

Sport Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech taunts Tottenham ahead of Saturday's north London derby
Author: 0 Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech taunts Tottenham ahead of Saturday's north London derby

Arsenal have won the FA Cup three times in the last four seasons, whilst Tottenham have only two League Cup successes to their name since Arsene Wenger took charge at the Emirates back in 1996. "The Champions League has been going great for them too with great results against (Borussia) Dortmund and Real Madrid ". "But you need them to perform, you need to feel they are committed to the case, I have to say they come every day, they work and as a team we feel that - although there is a lot ...

Sport NCAA grants Beverly immediate eligibility
Author: 0 NCAA grants Beverly immediate eligibility

According to NCAA bylaws, N.C. State had to file new information which wasn't initially available in order for the decision to be reconsidered. The NCAA tweeted out its decision saying, " Based on additional information , NCAA staff reconsidered and granted NC State's transfer waiver request for Braxton Beverly , allowing him to compete immediately".

Sport O'Neill bemoans poor goals and missed chances versus Denmark
Author: 0 O'Neill bemoans poor goals and missed chances versus Denmark

In the first leg against Denmark, his side had just 28% possession, while Southampton striker Shane Long, who has 17 global goals, started on the bench for both games. He said: "We've lost the game, once we've lost the game, I'll have to go have a look at it". We are very much looking forward to it. "Clueless. Absolutely clueless.

Sport Seahawks sign cornerback Byron Maxwell
Author: 0 Seahawks sign cornerback Byron Maxwell

Byron Maxwell had originally been a sixth-round pick by the Seahawks in the 2011 NFL Draft and had spent the first four years of his career before signing a six-year, $63 million deal with the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2015 offseason. As a rookie, Prosise posted 172 yards on 30 carries and one touchdown along with 208 yards on 17 receptions. The second-year tailback out of Notre Dame has received minimal work in a limited amount of time this season, taking 11 carries for 23 yards.

Sport Roger Federer gets distracted by tennis players' butts, too
Author: 0 Roger Federer gets distracted by tennis players' butts, too

He may still have to beat Zverev in his final group match to qualify, with the talented German going up against favourite Roger Federer later on Tuesday. The tension returned in the final game of the set, with Zverev facing multiple break points amid distractions from the crowd and celebrating a point he'd thought he'd won only to be overruled by Hawk Eye, but he got the hold nonetheless to force a breaker in the first.

Sport Croatia, Switzerland qualify for World Cup
Author: 0 Croatia, Switzerland qualify for World Cup

For the first 30 minutes Greece were in control. Northern Ireland face a fight to hold on to manager Michael O'Neill after their failure to reach the World Cup finals. The Swiss, who finished second to Portugal in qualifying Group B despite winning nine of 10 matches, came out of the blocks quickly after half-time with Zuber seeing an effort blocked and left-back Rodriguez drilling narrowly wide.

Sport Sri Lanka dream of first-ever Test victory on Indian soil
Author: 0 Sri Lanka dream of first-ever Test victory on Indian soil

For us, each and every series, each and every match matters before going to South Africa. I want to do that five-six times at the nets and if Im comfortable and confident I will play that shot in the game, ” said Rahane. We dont want to take them lightly. About getting out on 40's in Ranji Trophy: I'm not too concerned about that. I got four 50s in a row in ODIs. This will be a tough series and the characters of our boys will be tested", Muralitharan said in an interview with ...

Author: 0 Phoenix Rising's Didier Drogba set to retire from playing next year

Since then, he has gone on to win numerous cup finals for the Blues, most importantly the 2012 UEFA Champions League final against Bayern Munich . Drogba has been in good form in the USL this term, scoring 10 times in his 14 appearances since the turn of the year, and will hope to finish on a high.

Author: 0 Dodgers, Padres Reportedly Will Play Series in Mexico Next Season

The Los Angeles Times reported Sunday the two Southern California teams will play a three-game series May 4 -6 in Monterrey, Mexico. Today, Major League Baseball and the MLBPA announced that the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Diego Padres will play in a three-game series at Estadio de Béisbol Monterrey from May 4-6, 2018.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly plans to leave Real Madrid
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly plans to leave Real Madrid

Following last season's Champions League triumph with Madrid, Ronaldo is the favourite to receive the trophy again this year to draw alongside his great rival. Ronaldo told beIN Sports in October that he is happy with the contract he has now. "It's incredible to win an individual award in a team sport and also one where everybody wants to be able to say: 'I'm the best.'", Kaka said.