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Sport Patriots Clinch First-Round Bye With Help From Jimmy Garoppolo
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Late in the game, 49ers fans were chanting his name. 6-0: Garoppolo's record as a starter, which includes two wins last season when he played for the Patriots. As for Jimmy G, he went 21-for-30 for 242 yards, two touchdowns and one interception in his fourth straight win as the 49ers' signal-caller. They did so by scoring 44 points against the top-ranked defense in points allowed.

Sport Serena faces Ostapenko in 1st match after birth of daughter
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UAE media outlet The National reports that Williams is set to defend her Melbourne title, and the match may provide a good ground for her come back. The couple had their wedding in New Orleans in November, in front of family and friends, including Beyonce and Kim Kardashian. The American, 36, will play world number seven Jelena Ostapenko in an exhibition match on 30 December during the Mubadala World Tennis Championship .

Sport Knee Issues? Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Abu Dhabi, Still Entered In Brisbane
Author: 0 Knee Issues? Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Abu Dhabi, Still Entered In Brisbane

In a statement on the MWTC website, Nadal said: "I am very sorry and disappointed to announce that I won't be competing this year at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship ". Follows Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic declaring themselves unfit for the season opener. Nadal still plans on going for a 17th Grand Slam of his career in Melbourne next month.

Sport Patriots benefit from another overturned TD call, Twitter erupts
Author: 0 Patriots benefit from another overturned TD call, Twitter erupts

That includes a career-high 129 rushing yards, which he picked up on 24 carries. Instead, the play was overturned and the Bills kept up their trend of sputtering in the second half. "It was clear and obvious that he did not have control of the ball until he brought it all the way down into his chest". His firm control did not occur until after he had one foot off the ground.

Sport Los Angeles Chargers vs New York Jets
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Rivers finished 22 of 40 passing for 290 yards and a touchdown. Wilkerson may have played his last game in a Jets uniform. The Chargers' Melvin Gordon avoids the Jets' Darron Lee in the second half of San Diego's 14-7 win Sunday. On a positive note for Petty, he spread the ball around as the receiving was a balanced effort with Robby Anderson , Kearse and Austin Seferian-Jenkins tallying 44, 42 and 21 yards, respectively.

Sport Another touchdown was controversially overturned in favor of the Patriots
Author: 0 Another touchdown was controversially overturned in favor of the Patriots

For the second straight week, the New England Patriots found themselves on the right side of a controversial call regarding a catch in the end zone. "His firm control did not occur until after he had one foot off the ground". "Therefore, it is an incomplete pass". "Regarding the Buffalo no touchdown, nothing more irritating to an official than to make a great call and then someone in a suit in an office in NY incorrectly reverses it", former VP of officiating and current FOX rules analyst ...

Sport Southampton faces setback after Austin suspension
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The Huddersfield goalkeeper rushed off his line to stop Austin getting to the ball, but the striker left a bit on Lossl. Austin scored his fifth goal in his last five Premier League starts for the Saints, but in the 32nd minute, eight minutes after scoring, he caught Lossl around the nose with his boot when chasing a loose ball.

Sport Marshon Lattimore uses his butt to make incredible interception
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Nicely done-but the butt interception is no butt fumble. The Who-Dats are now 11-4 on the season with one game left to play. New Orleans punched its ticket Sunday with a 23-13 win over the Falcons at the Superdome. Brees threw for 145 yards in the half, helping him go over 70,000 yards passing for his career. His numbers on Sunday may have been even more lack luster if it weren't for a game-long run of 15 yards in the second half.

Sport Broncos QB Brock Osweiler expected to start in Week 16
Author: 0 Broncos QB Brock Osweiler expected to start in Week 16

Though the two players were listed as questionable during Head Coach Vance Joseph's final injury report of the week, they were downgraded to out Saturday and did not travel with the team to Washington D.C. "If you have a chink in your foundation, that affects you more. when your footwork is affected, whether it's stride length, left foot placement, balance, that's tougher on QBs".

Sport Arsenal v Liverpool: 5 things we learned
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Arsene Wenger has dropped a massive hint over Jack Wilshere's Arsenal future after he admitted the midfielder could stay. But Wenger is not keen on the idea of "parking the bus" and instead wants his men to iron out individual mistakes.

Sport Kuzma, Lakers overcome Harden's 51 to end Rockets' streak
Author: 0 Kuzma, Lakers overcome Harden's 51 to end Rockets' streak

Paul on Wednesday took an intentional foul to check out of the game 51 seconds into the fourth quarter, potentially preventing the injury from becoming worse. "We're going to be real cautious with it", D'Antoni said. Ball finished the game with 16 points, six rebounds and six assists. He has formed a lethal backcourt partnership with James Harden and we can certainly expect to see them challenging for the Larry O'Brien trophy with the way they're playing.

Sport Monk sacked by Middlesbrough after six months
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Boro sacked Monk despite a 2-1 victory over Sheffield Wednesday on Friday night. Former Swansea City boss Monk took charge at Middlesbrough in June, following the club's relegation from the Premier League last season, and was sacked after his team managed only 10 wins in 23 league games to sit ninth in the standings.

Sport UCLA Bruins vs. Kentucky Wildcats Odds Preview 12/23/17
Author: 0 UCLA Bruins vs. Kentucky Wildcats Odds Preview 12/23/17

UCLA , which upset Kentucky last season in Lexington, foiled Kentucky with a zone late in the first half that dared the Wildcats to shoot - and miss - three-pointers while the Bruins closed the half on a 10-2 run. But Jaylen Hands' layup and Welsh's 3 ignited what grew into a 21-2 Bruins run, putting UCLA ahead 50-39 early in the second half. UCLA prevailed in a game of wild momentum swings by showing the needed poise in the final minutes, something that had been missing in a ...

Sport Auston Matthews scores in return, Maple Leafs defeat Rangers
Author: 0 Auston Matthews scores in return, Maple Leafs defeat Rangers

So if Matthews does not play against the Rangers, he seems like a shoo-in to be back centering the Maple Leafs' top line next Thursday night against the Arizona Coyotes. Frederik Andersen will get the start in goal for the Leafs and it is expected that Henrik Lundqvist will go for NY. The bottom-six winger was headed toward career-best totals with seven goals and 16 points in 30 games and plays an instrumental role on the penalty kill.

Sport Real Madrid defender sends a warning to the opponents ahead of 2018
Author: 0 Real Madrid defender sends a warning to the opponents ahead of 2018

Suarez capitalised on a wide open space in Madrid's midfield to knock in a simple pass from Sergi Roberto following a breakaway move in the 54th minute. And on Saturday Lionel Messi showed exactly why this command is so important, when he continued playing after losing his BOOT, picked out his teammate with a cross, and killed Real Madrid off in the dying embers of El Clasico .

Sport UCLA QB Josh Rosen Says He Understands Why Players Skip Bowl Games
Author: 0 UCLA QB Josh Rosen Says He Understands Why Players Skip Bowl Games

It took some time to get over it, but I'm kind of at peace with it now that if they give me the green light I'm full steam ahead and I'm preparing as if I am. "Some of these guys have kids". "A lot of people bash them, but some of them have to realize that some of these guys have families". Some of them may be put in unfortunate circumstances where they can't afford to be in school another year.

Sport Following bowl win, Army posts most ridiculous statistic of the 2017 season
Author: 0 Following bowl win, Army posts most ridiculous statistic of the 2017 season

Quick Hit: Rocky Long's Aztecs quietly won 10 games this year - including an impressive upset over Stanford - and went unbeaten in games away from San Diego. Penny finished with 2,248 yards. On defense, Army has benefited from its offense controlling the clock, allowing just 356 yards and 20.9 points per game.

Sport Steelers cut sack leader, 5-time Pro Bowler James Harrison
Author: 0 Steelers cut sack leader, 5-time Pro Bowler James Harrison

Harrison has 80.5 career sacks with the Steelers, but his playing time was significantly diminished this season, as he played just 40 snaps through five games. He signed with the Steelers in 2002 as an undrafted rookie free agent. From 2004-2012, Harrison was one of the most feared defenders in Pittsburgh before the Steelers released him in 2013 after a contract dispute.

Sport Gerrard makes bold Kane prediction after starring in Tottenham win v Burnley
Author: 0 Gerrard makes bold Kane prediction after starring in Tottenham win v Burnley

Harry Kane's hat-trick against Burnley on Saturday evening means the Tottenham striker has now matched countryman Alan Shearer's goalscoring record of most goals in a calendar year. "He's a massive example for everyone and of course I'm so happy for him because not only we achieved the three points but he equalled the record with Alan Shearer ".

Sport Birmingham Bowl Texas Tech vs. South Florida Predictions 12/23/17
Author: 0 Birmingham Bowl Texas Tech vs. South Florida Predictions 12/23/17

No. 23 South Florida (9-2) vs. Texas Tech (6-6), at Birmingham, Alabama, 9 a.m. TV: ESPN Line: South Florida by 2 1/2. Texas Tech scored five plays later on a 3-yard touchdown pass from Shimonek to Dylan Cantrell to give the Red Raiders a 17-10 lead at the 11:25 mark of the quarter.

Sport I'm unaware of Man City interest in Virgil Van Dijk - Mauricio Pellegrino
Author: 0 I'm unaware of Man City interest in Virgil Van Dijk - Mauricio Pellegrino

Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino has said the club are not in talks with Manchester City over the transfer of Virgil van Dijk following reports the Dutch defender is a January target for the Premier League leaders. Rumours about Van Dijk's future were fuelled when he was left on the bench for last weekend's 1-0 defeat at Chelsea but Pellegrino insists it was all about squad rotation.

Sport Durant Scores 33 Points, Says Lakers Rookie Kuzma
Author: 0 Durant Scores 33 Points, Says Lakers Rookie Kuzma "is a Problem"

Warriors' supporting cast - Golden State's impressive depth came through once again in their first meeting with the Lakers as they somehow still won despite Durant and Thompson combining to shoot just 16-of-53 (30 percent). He is released for Lakers games and practices, so he flew to the Bay Area on Friday morning and participated in the Lakers' shootaround. With Kentavious Caldwell-Pope out, Corey Brewer came from nowhere to deliver 21 big points off the bench.