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Sport Patriots QB Tom Brady shares thoughts on OC Josh McDaniels' interviews
Author: 0 Patriots QB Tom Brady shares thoughts on OC Josh McDaniels' interviews

When McDaniels says he'll only leave for the right opportunity, that means he will not take a job unless two things are in place: 1) a quarterback he likes, or the opportunity to draft one; and 2) a good partner as GM. As mentioned by Holder, the Colts seem to be taking a close look at some of the younger candidates, and head-coaching experience doesn't appear to a factor either since McDaniels is the only one on the list who has any prior experience as a head coach (Denver Broncos 2009 to ...

Sport NFL's ratings fall almost 10 percent
Author: 0 NFL's ratings fall almost 10 percent

National Football League ratings were down eight percent in 2016, which spurred changes in how commercials are presented in order to speed up the game. Alabama coach Nick Saban complained after his team manhandled Clemson in the Sugar Bowl that there's not enough time for the Crimson Tide to rest and prepare for Georgia in the national championship game scheduled for this Monday night.

Sport Texas A&M shows interest in LSU's Aranda
Author: 0 Texas A&M shows interest in LSU's Aranda

According to Brent Zwerneman, the Texas A&M beat reporter for the Houston Chronicle , Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher has "zeroed in" on Aranda to join his staff as defensive coordinator. Under his leadership, the LSU defense has finished No. 10 and No. 12, respectively, during the last two seasons. Aranda also serves as assistant head coach at LSU.

Sport 4.4 magnitude natural disaster in Berkeley rattles Bay Area residents
Author: 0 4.4 magnitude natural disaster in Berkeley rattles Bay Area residents

PT. The United States Geological Survey reports a 4.4 natural disaster was centered in Berkeley near Claremont Avenue at about 2:40 a.m. The natural disaster was centered along the Oakland-Berkeley border with its epicenter in the area of the Hayward fault , which is one of the area's most feared in the Bay Area, which could produce a magnitude 7 or greater quake.

Sport Emre Can Set To Join Juventus On A Free Transfer
Author: 0 Emre Can Set To Join Juventus On A Free Transfer

Out of contract at the end of the season though, there have been constant suggestions that Can would look to secure a free transfer in summer. But it was reported on Friday that Juventus had struck an agreement with Can, and will sign him on a five-year deal worth £85,000 a week.

Author: 0 Alabama LB Anfernee Jennings to miss CFP national title game against Georgia

The Crimson Tide have had a hard time keeping their linebackers healthy this season. On Tuesday, Alabama coach Nick Saban said Jennings was in Birmingham being evaluated. Jennings went down with a knee sprain during Alabama's lopsided victory over Clemson and he did not finish the game for the Crimson Tide. Alabama is already without two inside linebackers for Monday, senior Shaun Dion Hamilton (kneecap) and freshman Dylan Moses (foot).

Sport India rattle South Africa in first Test
Author: 0 India rattle South Africa in first Test

But Sharma says India will have to get used to the conditions overseas before they can even think of such success. India is on a run of nine straight test series wins, but has only played outside of Asia once on that run of success. You have to be mentally prepared to match conditions because in the match it will be entirely different from whatever you replicate outside. As you know the bounce and seam movement in these conditions is something really exciting for openers to go out there ...

Sport Isaiah Thomas Makes His Cavs Debut
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas Makes His Cavs Debut

The Cavs did exactly what they needed to do, both with regards to the game (a 127-110 win) and Thomas, as Tyronn Lue chose to slowly fold him into the rotation and have him play 19 minutes. Lue confirmed the incident, saying, "Kyrie is a great player". "It's going to be a good balance". There may have been some friction before then, too, as teammates told ESPN that "LeBron's habit of referring to Irving as "the kid" and his "little brother" was eventually viewed by Irving as a subtle ...

Sport Dimitrov downs injured Edmund to reach Brisbane semis
Author: 0 Dimitrov downs injured Edmund to reach Brisbane semis

Grigor Dimitrov had to save two match points before getting his Brisbane International title defense underway with a victory against Australian wildcard entry John Millman. She had looked in fine form during the quarter-final against Elina Svitolina , but called time on her participation with the Ukrainian leading 1-6 7-6 (8/6) 3-2.

Sport Man United boss Mourinho rubbishes exit talk
Author: 0 Man United boss Mourinho rubbishes exit talk

I don't want to play football for 15 years and not have one trophy or one medal. "But I just say my dedication is total and I'm here to stay until the club wants me to stay". "So yes, the garbage news affected me just on this aspect because it's something I don't admit". I like to arrive in the hotel and I don't want anyone to worry because I'm not living in a two-square-metres room.

Sport Houston Rockets v Golden State Warriors on Watch TNT: Jan. 4
Author: 0 Houston Rockets v Golden State Warriors on Watch TNT: Jan. 4

In his absence, Eric Gordon led the Rockets with 30 points. The star trio of Oklahoma Westbrook-George Anthony, in an away match against the clippers scored 82 points, while Russell scored the 13th triple-double of the season. The Houston Rockets intend to keep Gerald Green for the rest of the season, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . "He didn't really play his first two years really ".

Sport Van Dijk primed for debut
Author: 0 Van Dijk primed for debut

The game was defined by Everton's resiliant defending, Wayne Rooney precise pass sent Calvert Lewin clear in the dying moment only for a clumsy tackle in the box to result in a penalty, converted by Rooney, that earned the blue side of Liverpool a draw and rave reviews for Allardyce's managerial abilities.

Sport Alabama vs. Georgia: Key Factors in CFP National Championship 2018
Author: 0 Alabama vs. Georgia: Key Factors in CFP National Championship 2018

The Bulldogs won the SEC East by going 7-1 in the conference, and the Crimson Tide finished second in the SEC West due to their loss to Auburn in the Iron Bowl. "I thought the defense played with sort of a ferocious, relentless, I won't be denied kind of attitude in the way they competed in the game", Saban said Tuesday.

Sport Hector Bellerin salutes Arsenal's fighting spirit in 2-2 draw with Chelsea
Author: 0 Hector Bellerin salutes Arsenal's fighting spirit in 2-2 draw with Chelsea

Chelsea are now one point off second place United, while Arsenal stay in sixth with 39 points on the board - one point adrift of Spurs, and a further five points off Liverpool who occupy the final Champions League spot. With both teams pressing for a victor, it was Chelsea who managed to find a finish first, with Alonso slamming home after some great work by Zappacosta on the right wing.

Sport Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight
Author: 0 Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight

I felt he came across with a slash there, then another one, and I gave one back. "I have no idea", he said. Auston Matthews scored in the first round of the skills competition for the Maple Leafs , and Kevin Labanc of San Jose kept the shootout going with his third-round goal.

Sport Son strike rescues late point for Spurs against West Ham
Author: 0 Son strike rescues late point for Spurs against West Ham

West Ham sit 15th in the table following the draw - two points above the relegation zone but, crucially, just three points away from a place in the top-half of the table. Adrian rescued his side seconds before halftime with an acrobatic save to keep out Christian Eriksen's deflected shot. Cheikhou Kouyate could even have made it two but fluffed a free header at the back post and it proved a costly miss as Son struck in the 84th minute.

Sport Serena pulls out of Australian Open
Author: 0 Serena pulls out of Australian Open

Williams was pregnant when she won at Melbourne Park past year, her Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam singles title. Williams began last year's Australian Open one week after learning she was pregnant. The 2018 Australian Open will begin on January 15. Venus Williams, defending champion Johanna Konta , and French Open champion Ostapenko are also all set to be in action.

Sport Barcelona ready to offer Liverpool £140m for Philippe Coutinho
Author: 0 Barcelona ready to offer Liverpool £140m for Philippe Coutinho

Speaking on Wednesday ahead of Barca's Copa del Rey game with Celta Vigo on Thursday, Valverde admitted that the 25-year-old Coutinho is a player he admires, but would not be drawn on the future. The Burnley match was shortly after Nike reportedly advertised a Barcelona shirt for sale with Coutinho's name on it. "I can imagine everyone is desperate to see him on the pitch but from our point of view there is no rush and it is much more important how many good games he can play for us", ...

Sport AC Milan Look at Six-Month Loan Deal for Walcott
Author: 0 AC Milan Look at Six-Month Loan Deal for Walcott

The 28-year-old has 18-months left on his current deal, and given he is on over £100,00-a-week - the chances are he will be leaving on loan, and he is not short of offers. However, one caveat for any potential deal is the fact that Walcott has already appeared for Arsenal in the Europa League this term, meaning he would not be eligible to do likewise for the Diavolo as they pursue glory in Europe's second-tier competition.

Sport Ryan Shazier has regained feeling in legs, father says
Author: 0 Ryan Shazier has regained feeling in legs, father says

Vernon Shazier did tell WPXI he believes his son will be able to play football again. " He's making progress daily ", Vernon told WPXI in Pittsbugh. " Yes, yes I do ", Shazier said, invoking the word that has become popular since Ryan Shazier's injury. "I Shalieve". "My sole focus is on preparing for next week's playoff game, so it won't be addressed further", Haley said of the New Year's Eve incident, adding that it was "not of my doing".

Sport Mason City's Jake Peter traded to Dodgers
Author: 0 Mason City's Jake Peter traded to Dodgers

Avilan appeared in 27 games for the Dodgers out of the bullpen last season, going 3-0 with a 3.20 ERA and a 1.12 WHIP in 19.2 innings pitched. In 102 games with the Drillers, the switch-hitting infielder batted.289 with 17 doubles, three triples, seven homers and 25 steals in 29 attempts.

Sport Texas A&M to hire Notre Dame's Mike Elko as defensive coordinator
Author: 0 Texas A&M to hire Notre Dame's Mike Elko as defensive coordinator

Elko helped revive the Irish defense in 2017 during his one season in South Bend, Ind. In 2016, the Notre Dame defense was ranked 103rd nationally after four games, three of which the Irish lost. "If you're looking at the defensive coordinators that are out there today and you look at what they're being paid, it's ridiculous", Kelly said .

Sport Allardyce braced for Barkley bids in January
Author: 0 Allardyce braced for Barkley bids in January

But they hesitated for too long, hoping to sign him for free in the summer, allowing Chelsea to move into pole position to sign the highly-rated English midfielder. Certainly, if these dispatches are true - and there is little reason to doubt their veracity - Ross Barkley will be a Chelsea player before the week's and perhaps even the day's end.

Sport Chelsea star blames Alvaro Morata for Chelsea's draw over Arsenal
Author: 0 Chelsea star blames Alvaro Morata for Chelsea's draw over Arsenal

In this case it's a pity because he had many chances, but I'm very happy for his effort and commitment to the team". He must stay calm. Fellow attacker Eden Hazard , who equalised for Chelsea from the spot to make it 1-1, expressed similar sentiments when discussing Morata's fluffed chance right at the death in added time .

Sport Liverpool Star Mohamed Salah Wins African Player of the Year Award
Author: 0 Liverpool Star Mohamed Salah Wins African Player of the Year Award

Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah has been named as the victor of the award for 2017 following an impeccable year. Patson Daka, who played an integral role in getting Zambia to the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup quarter-finals at Korea Republic 2017, won the youth player of the year award.