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Sports MI analyst Scott Turner leaving for NFL's Carolina Panthers
Author: 0 MI analyst Scott Turner leaving for NFL's Carolina Panthers

On Tuesday, the Panthers fired former offensive coordinator Mike Shula and former quarterbacks coach Ken Dorsey . Coach Ron Rivera made the move because he felt a change was needed to further the development of Newton, who had 30 interceptions to only 41 touchdown passes the past two seasons.

Sports Eden Hazard Says He'll Sign Chelsea Contract
Author: 0 Eden Hazard Says He'll Sign Chelsea Contract

That's the aim, as long as the club keep doing that then, yeah, I'm happy here'. The recently turned 27-year-old was heavily linked towards a move to Real Madrid with the winger's father confirming the same. Speaking at a news conference at Cobham on Tuesday afternoon, Conte said: "I can speak about my player and, as you know very well, Eden is an important player for us".

Sports England announce Test squad for New Zealand tour
Author: 0 England announce Test squad for New Zealand tour

Livingstone was drafted into the Test squad this week in place of Yorkshire's Gary Ballance, who paid the price for England's 4-0 defeat in the recent Ashes despite not playing in any of the five matches. "Unfortunately, they miss out on selection for New Zealand". "Should the ECB Board receive formal confirmation that Stokes has either been charged or that he will face no charges, they would convene within 48 hours to make a decision on his availability for the team at that stage", the ...

Sports Chelsea Line Up Massimiliano Allegri As Antonio Conte's Successor
Author: 0 Chelsea Line Up Massimiliano Allegri As Antonio Conte's Successor

Indeed, Italian media claims that a deal has all been but wrapped up to bring in Allegri to replace Conte at the earliest opportunity. Since taking control of the Blues back in 2003 the Russian billionaire has stormed his way through a lorry load of gaffers, ranging from Claudio Ranieri to Roberto Di Matteo, and Jose Mourinho to Avram Grant.

Sports Manchester United offered chance to sign PSG's Lucas Moura
Author: 0 Manchester United offered chance to sign PSG's Lucas Moura

The PSG wideman was a transfer target for the Merseyside club two years ago, but no negotiations took place between the two clubs. The signing of Neymar in the summer has contributed to less game time for the forward who also sees himself behind Kylian Mbappe in the pecking order.

Sports Chelsea held 0-0 by Arsenal
Author: 0 Chelsea held 0-0 by Arsenal

The 21-year-old is in hot water after a video emerged of him dancing and screaming at a flat in Soho, allegedly filmed at 2.37am the day before the FA Cup third-round tie. With Shordan Mustafi leading the way for the North Lonon team, Alexis Sanchez was started from the bench as Iwobi and Lacazette started. Midway through the second half, Andreas Christiansen headed off target.

Author: 0 Boston Celtics beat Philadelphia 76ers at London's 02 Arena

Brown's air smooch didn't end up being the dumbassery of a scorned loser. But their opponents, who are ninth, have reasons to be positive with star player, Joel Embiid returning to form this season after suffering from a series of injuries.

Sports LeBron James rips own team as Raptors thrash Cavs
Author: 0 LeBron James rips own team as Raptors thrash Cavs

LeBron James had 26 points for Cleveland (26-15) and led all scorers in the game. The four-time MVP also finished with just a season-low single assist - but his fellow starters have to take some of the blame for that, with Kevin Love , J.R.

Sports Messi stars with brace as Barca cruise
Author: 0 Messi stars with brace as Barca cruise

Already it was looking like a massive ask for Celta, who were being torn about by a vintage Barcelona display. Messi grabbed the opening two goals in the 13th and 15th minutes, both finished with a sublime first touch with his left foot, both created by Jordi Alba .

Sports NBC expects ad sales record with Super Bowl, Olympics
Author: 0 NBC expects ad sales record with Super Bowl, Olympics

After all, it would be silly for the team playing in a Super Bowl in their home stadium to be kicked out of their own room and practice facility. "We are very focused on making sure that the two facilities are equitable, and our football operations side takes a lot of time to make sure the two facilities that we're delivering to the two Super Bowl teams have equivalent facilities in terms of space, opportunity for meeting rooms and access to facilities and weight rooms", O'Reilly told SI.

Sports WNY native named to US Olympic men's ice hockey team
Author: 0 WNY native named to US Olympic men's ice hockey team

Then there's 18-year-old Joey Lamoreaux, who is playing in the U.S. Hockey League. On Wednesday, TSN's Darren Dreger reported that he turned down an invitation, likely because he preferred to play NCAA rather than potentially be the No. Um, who are these guys? Added Team Canada GM Sean Burke: "When we go to these Olympics, this team will make Canada proud". When they head out on the ice in Pyeongchang, they'll deserve every bit of enthusiasm that would have been given to a team chock ...

Author: 0 Jacksonville Jaguars: Blueprint for victory vs

But guards A.J. Cann and Patrick Omameh have struggled at times in a rushing attack that averaged 1.9 yards before contract (also 30th in the league) over the final seven weeks of the regular season. And Bell isn't afraid to speak his mind to make sure Pittsburgh's season ends in Minneapolis next month. Just like that, Fournette and the Jaguars arrived, making the Steelers believers in the process.

Sports Titans RB Murray (knee) likely idle until weekend
Author: 0 Titans RB Murray (knee) likely idle until weekend

As for the Brady-Mariota matchup, it marks the second time they will face each other, though Mariota injured his knee early in the first matchup - a 33-16 Patriots win on December 20, 2015 - and played only 19 snaps that day. In a 1978 Divisional Playoff contest, the Oilers traveled to Schaefer Stadium and advanced to the AFC Championship with a 31-14 win, courtesy of three touchdown passes by Dan Pastorini and 118 rushing yards by Earl Campbell.

Sports Raiders to hire Jemal Singleton as running backs coach
Author: 0 Raiders to hire Jemal Singleton as running backs coach

Carr regressed significantly under center this past season but the Raiders are hopeful that the addition of Gruden - and removal of Jack Del Rio - will help the quarterback return to a high level of play. The Fritz Pollard Alliance is dedicated to promoting diversity and equality of job opportunity in the coaching, front office and scouting staffs of National Football League teams.

Sports Real Madrid stumble against Numancia but reach Cup quarters
Author: 0 Real Madrid stumble against Numancia but reach Cup quarters

Kiko Casilla had to save from Nacho Sanchez and Pere Milla bundled wide as Numancia battled for a second equaliser, before Zidane introduced senior stars Isco and Casemiro in a bid to see the game out. I'm not protected by what I've done as a player at this club. According to media reports, the club pulled out of a bid to sign French teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe to avoid upsetting Cristiano Ronaldo, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale, who have only mustered up 10 league goals between them ...

Sports Mark Helfrch Hired As Chicago Bears Offensive Coordinator
Author: 0 Mark Helfrch Hired As Chicago Bears Offensive Coordinator

When Kelly left for the NFL , Helfrich was elevated to the head coach of the team. Over 7 seasons Tabor managed to survive 2 owners, 5 general managers and 4 different head coaches with the Browns. Or he could have reunited with Chip Kelly , for whom he was offensive coordinator at OR, and run the offense at UCLA. So Helfrich won't just be a spread offense guy bringing that system to Chicago.

Sports National Football League announces full schedule of 2018 London games
Author: 0 National Football League announces full schedule of 2018 London games

The schedule also features three teams that haven't yet played in the International Series: The Seattle Seahawks , Philadelphia Eagles and Tennessee Titans . Anytime the team plays more than one time zone away, it leaves early (typically Thursday) to acclimate. New Orleans in Tokyo. The NFL announced its slate of 2018 regular season games in London on Thursday, and the Washington Redskins aren't on the bill.

Sports Major League Baseball agent Jason Wood fired; accused of filming clients showering
Author: 0 Major League Baseball agent Jason Wood fired; accused of filming clients showering

According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan , Wood was sacked by his agency Career Sports Entertainment and subsequently suspended by MLBPA after allegations he filmed his clients with the use of a hidden camera. CSE's website says it represents roughly 100 major leaguers, and Wood himself represented Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi, as well as elite prospects Joey Wentz and Riley Pint.

Sports Major League Baseball free agency rumors: Jay Bruce headed back to Mets
Author: 0 Major League Baseball free agency rumors: Jay Bruce headed back to Mets

In 153 games with the Mets Bruce blasted 37 home runs and knocked in 94 runs establishing himself as a consistent presence in the Mets lineup. For the season, Bruce hit a career-high 36 homers and drove in 101 runs. Since late last season, the Mets had signaled that their payroll would go down from their team-record $155 million on opening day of the 2017 season.

Sports Eric Staal Will Represent Minnesota Wild at NHL All-Star Game
Author: 0 Eric Staal Will Represent Minnesota Wild at NHL All-Star Game

Hedman will also be making his second-straight All-Star Game appearance after his debut in the 2017 game. Last season, the Wild sent defenseman Ryan Suter, goalie Devan Dubnyk and coach Bruce Boudreau to the All-Star Game at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Sports Jaguars Stymie Bills In Playoff Battle
Author: 0 Jaguars Stymie Bills In Playoff Battle

The plan seems old school and simple: get the lead and put the game into the hands of the defense. Marrone did what he could to deflect narrative of his tenure in Buffalo. The passing game was nonexistent, and it was actually Bortles' legs that made the big plays on offense. The Jaguars picked off Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger five times in a 30-9 victory at Heinz Field on October 8.

Sports Liverpool handed huge boost ahead of PL clash with Man City
Author: 0 Liverpool handed huge boost ahead of PL clash with Man City

They are 18 points ahead of Liverpool , who are now fourth, but Klopp maintains that prior to Mane's red card at the Etihad past year his side were well in the race. According to the Liverpool Echo , Salah is set to report for training at Melwood on Tuesday, after a short break with the rest of the squad in Dubai.

Sports Alabama star wide receiver Calvin Ridley turning pro
Author: 0 Alabama star wide receiver Calvin Ridley turning pro

In his three-year career, he caught a pass in all 44 games he appeared in. Ridley's 7-yard touchdown catch with 3:49 left tied the title game against Georgia and Alabama won 26-23 in overtime. This was the third national championship Ridley had played in during his career with the Crimson Tide. "In announcing my entrance to the upcoming 2018 NFL Draft, I know that those who come after me will take this program to even greater heights", Ridley said in a statement.

Sports Seahawks reportedly fire offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell
Author: 0 Seahawks reportedly fire offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell

Offensively, that's what we've seen time and time again is that we do not execute the way that we should. You guys (media) can blame Bev all you want to, but the truth of the matter is, Bev is not the problem. His units finished in the top three in points allowed in both 2015 and 2016 before falling to 13th this past season. The trademark running game over the past two seasons has withered, a span that coincides with the departure of Marshawn Lynch .

Sports Puel: Ihenacho needs to improve his game
Author: 0 Puel: Ihenacho needs to improve his game

The Franco-German coach told SuperSport, "My plan is to execute the World Cup with the players who are playing regularly with their respective clubs". Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr has urged Kelechi Iheanacho and Ahmed Musa to quit Leicester City for regular football elsewhere. According to Fanatik , Besiktas president Fikret Orman was in London last week to talk with the player's agent, and the Turkish giants are looking to take him on loan from Leicester City .

Sports Brandon Beane thinks there's a
Author: 0 Brandon Beane thinks there's a "misunderstanding" of what Richie Incognito said

Buffalo guard Richie Incognito (64) sets up to block during Sunday's first-round playoff loss to the Jaguars. "We have spoken to Richie and we understand his side of the story". "You can't say certain things". The Bills general manager has already spoken with some of Incognito's teammates as well. "I have no comment on that", Dareus said.

Sports Pirates Trade Gerrit Cole To The Astros
Author: 0 Pirates Trade Gerrit Cole To The Astros

The defending World Series champion Houston Astros have clearly stated this winter that they're looking for a front-line starting pitcher. The Yankees had been in trade talks with the Pirates about Cole for several weeks. NY also has been linked in media reports to free agents Yu Darvish and Alex Cobb. This would be an major get for an Astros team that already boasts former Cy Young winners Justin Verlander and Dallas Keuchel atop its rotation.