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Sports Louisville QB Lamar Jackson officially declares for NFL Draft
Author: 0 Louisville QB Lamar Jackson officially declares for NFL Draft

With their help I have been able to grow not only as a Quarterback, but as a teammate, student, and most of all, as a man. In his final season, Jackson passed for 3,660 yards, rushed for 1,601 more and scored a total of 45 touchdowns. 30, 2017, in Jacksonville, Fla. "His ability to throw the ball, run the ball, there's been nobody like him and it'll be awhile before you see anyone like him again".

Sports 'Sons of Anarchy' Spinoff 'Mayans MC' Officially Coming to FX
Author: 0 'Sons of Anarchy' Spinoff 'Mayans MC' Officially Coming to FX

Roughly four years after " Sons of Anarchy " ended its run on FX, the channel is diving back into that world. Last heard about in October 2017, FX has officially given a full series order to its " Sons of Anarchy " spinoff, " Mayans MC ", which will take place after the original show's series finale death of Jax Teller (Charlie Hunnam).

Sports Chelsea boss Conte defends Morata over wasteful form: His stats are good
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte defends Morata over wasteful form: His stats are good

The Italian cut a frustrated figure after watching Alvaro Morata miss a hat-trick of glorious chances in the 2-2 draw at Arsenal on Wednesday night. Morata was given one golden opportunity in the first-half after he was put through on goal against Petr Cech, but the former Real Madrid fired his shot way off the post.

Sports LeBron James: The Boston Celtics were 'a threat last year'
Author: 0 LeBron James: The Boston Celtics were 'a threat last year'

Kyrie Irving was on the Cavs with James at the time. Irving , the former No. 1 overall pick who finally spoke on his trade from the Cavaliers on Wednesday - and more - is averaging 24.4 points per game on 48.6 percent shooting from the field with 4.9 assists and 3.9 rebounds.

Sports FA Cup match report Manchester United v Derby County 05 January 2018
Author: 0 FA Cup match report Manchester United v Derby County 05 January 2018

Paul Pogba , Marcus Rashford and Juan Mata all came close to scoring in the early stages of the game in the first half but Scot Carson denied the trio to ensure Derby went into the interval goalless. Manchester United had the first attempt on goal through captain Pogba firing a straight shot at Carson in the second minute. Rashford hit the left side of post with a right-footed shot in the 70th minute from the right side of the box after neatly inter-changing passes with Lingard.

Sports Livermore reacted to West Ham fan's abuse of dead son: club
Author: 0 Livermore reacted to West Ham fan's abuse of dead son: club

That may be slightly overplaying the skipper's role as this was Carroll's night. Arnautovic was left to celebrate on his own, but his passionate reaction mirrored numerous supporters' responses in the London Stadium. Despite sitting just above the bottom three, in 16 place, the Irons have lost just one of their past six league fixtures and are in better form than most of the sides around them, such as Southampton and free-falling Stoke City .

Sports Yankees Contacted Orioles Again About Acquiring Machado
Author: 0 Yankees Contacted Orioles Again About Acquiring Machado

Manny Machado could be on the move this offseason. While the likelihood of a deal (maybe with anyone) still seems less than great, the mere idea of Machado joining the Yankees' already fantastic lineup is sure to excite all of NY. There is also a big hurdle to clear in dealing Machado to the Yankees, as Orioles owner Peter Angelos isn't keen on trading his team's best player to a division rival.

Sports Troubling news for Chelsea as Conte slams the club's transfer activity
Author: 0 Troubling news for Chelsea as Conte slams the club's transfer activity

The impact of this busy period on players, performances and the product of English football is an important conversation that should not be crushed by the power of television money. But speaking before Wednesday night's clash with Arsenal - a club the Brazilian has been linked with - Conte said he is "very happy" to work with Luiz.

Sports Mourinho angers Man United chiefs with spending 'digs'
Author: 0 Mourinho angers Man United chiefs with spending 'digs'

I prefer to look at him as a phenomenal player that gave so much to the club that I am proud to represent. "Paul tries to do his best all the time and sometimes he plays very well". "I think they would love to be here", he said . Lukaku may be back Mourinho said striker Romelu Lukaku, left out against his old club after a clash of heads in United's previous game, could be back for Friday's FA Cup tie against Derby.

Sports Pep Guardiola will be careful not to overuse Sergio Aguero
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola will be careful not to overuse Sergio Aguero

But rather than getting drawn into that at his latest press conference, Guardiola wanted to focus on the players already available to him. People say we have to play on Boxing Day and all the games in December, but it's also January with the FA Cup and the Carabao Cup and then the Champions League in February.

Sports Katie Nolan rips 'stupid' Donald Trump despite ESPN's policy
Author: 0 Katie Nolan rips 'stupid' Donald Trump despite ESPN's policy

Well, well, well. It looks like ESPN broadcaster Katie Nolan won't be suspended after her comments about Donald Trump on a recent episode of VICELAND's Desus & Mero. Late a year ago, SportsCenter anchor Jemele Hill was suspended for multiple violations of the network's social media policy after criticizing Trump and referring to him as a white supremacist.

Sports Jon Gruden to come out of retirement and rejoin Raiders as coach
Author: 0 Jon Gruden to come out of retirement and rejoin Raiders as coach

Speculation grew when the Tennessee Volunteers began their search for a head coach, and Gruden's former team in Tampa Bay had reportedly looked into hiring the Super Bowl-winning coach before retaining Dirk Koetter. He coached Oakland from 1998 to 2001 and has been working as an ESPN analyst as of late. Gruden holds an all-time mark of 95-81 over 11 seasons with the Raiders and the Bucs and is 5-4 in the playoffs.

Sports Magnitude 4.5 natural disaster rattles Berkeley, San Francisco area
Author: 0 Magnitude 4.5 natural disaster rattles Berkeley, San Francisco area

Jack Boatwright, a geophysicist with the USGS Earthquake Science Center in Menlo Park, said the shaking Thursday morning "seemed a little weak, about half as strong as what you would expect". "The last big natural disaster on the Hayward fault happened about 150 years ago, in 1868". A USGS official said the possibility of this morning's natural disaster being a foreshock to a larger quake is only about 5 percent.

Sports Alabama to be without linebacker Anfernee Jennings against Bulldogs
Author: 0 Alabama to be without linebacker Anfernee Jennings against Bulldogs

Jennings missed two games early in the season with an injury suffered in the opener with Florida State but has been a key part of the outside linebackers ever since. 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. His place in the starting lineup likely will be taken by Christian Miller or Terrell Lewis .

Sports NFL Wild Card Weekend Predictions
Author: 0 NFL Wild Card Weekend Predictions

What should you be watching for in these four games? Reid is known to bungle clock management late in games . Clock management has always been a criticism of Reid. He may well be motivated to do well in this one, though, given the history he has with the team he'll be facing. I anticipate that the Titans will be passing a good share, not necessarily because they'll be playing from behind but because the Chiefs' defense has struggled mightily against the pass all year.

Sports Patriots power struggle may have sent Jimmy Garoppolo to the 49ers
Author: 0 Patriots power struggle may have sent Jimmy Garoppolo to the 49ers

People inside Gillette Stadium didn't have an issue with the TB12 Method, just questioned how it could absolve football of responsibility for injury. Wickersham says he spoke with more than a dozen Patriots staffers, executives, players and league sources with knowledge of the team's inner workings.

Sports DeMarco Murray Out For Wild-Card Matchup With Chiefs
Author: 0 DeMarco Murray Out For Wild-Card Matchup With Chiefs

Coach Mike Mularkey had refused to rule the veteran running back out until Thursday. In his lone game as the sole ball-carrier, Henry ran 28 times for just 51 yards against the Jaguars , and he criticized himself for being "soft". Henry, who is in his second year as an National Football League back, started against the Jaguars in Week 17 and gave the team its only touchdown of the game after a 66-yard catch-and-run.

Sports National Football League viewership dropped 10 percent in 2017
Author: 0 National Football League viewership dropped 10 percent in 2017

The drop comes after the National Football League had hoped to stem an 8 percent ratings slide from last season by experimenting with the format for television commercials and trying to speed up the game. The 9.7 percent decline in TV viewership last season is greater than the 7.8 percent decline in 2016 from the previous season, statistics show. Both NBC and ESPN had the most-watched shows every single week, in terms of audience and in all key male demographics, for Sunday Night Football ...

Sports Dimitrov survives match points to topple Millman
Author: 0 Dimitrov survives match points to topple Millman

The deciding set was equally close with Edmund saving two break points in his opening service game but he was unable to seal a first win in 14 attempts over a top-10 ranked player. Edmund let out a cry of pain and collapsed to the court after catching his right ankle late in the third set but was able to continue with heavy strapping.

Sports Juventus confident for Can
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Where the midfielder will end up has been a topic of intense debate amongst the media of various countries, with Juventus having led the way until now. Juventus have reached an agreement with Emre Can to sign him on a free transfer in the summer. Serie A Champions Juventus have been long-term admirers of the talented midfielders and are confident of him wearing the famous black and white next season after offering him a lucrative five year deal.

Sports Warriors F Durant (calf) out vs. Rockets
Author: 0 Warriors F Durant (calf) out vs. Rockets

With 17 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists, Green's 21st career triple-double sets a new franchise record. The Warriors are at the top of the Western Conference with a record of 30-8, two games ahead of the second-place Rockets. The Houston Rockets intend to keep Gerald Green for the rest of the season, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . So, he'll sit out and hopefully be ready to go before long.

Sports The stats that prove Liverpool will hand Everton a mauling
Author: 0 The stats that prove Liverpool will hand Everton a mauling

Stephen Ireland would set traps for him and it worked for a couple of years so I don't see why Everton shouldn't attempt the same if Van Dijk plays on Friday night. I just hope that it's more than they'll score - I won't be comfortable at a 2-0 lead. Hopefully this one doesn't drag on like the pursuit of Gylfi Sigurdsson did in the summer because we want players in early.

Sports Trump plans to attend Georgia-Alabama football championship game
Author: 0 Trump plans to attend Georgia-Alabama football championship game

Las Vegas oddsmakers have made Alabama a four-point favorite in this game, and I agree that they should come into the National Championship Game as the favorite to take down Georgia . Alabama is the fresher team, and it is also motivated by the talk of some critics who thought the Crimson Tide did not belong in the CFP because it did not win its conference championship game.

Sports No. 1 Michigan State drubs Maryland for 14th straight win
Author: 0 No. 1 Michigan State drubs Maryland for 14th straight win

It was hard enough playing the country's top team on its home floor barely 48 hours after earning an emotional win over Penn State at home. Michigan State broke a 29-all tie with 15 unanswered points. Tempo was under control. Forward Justin Jackson also adds 9.8 points for the Terps, compared to the five Spartans averaging double figures. "I think when you play good defense and you shoot well, that means you're playing both ends of the court and I think we earned the right to feel good ...

Sports Kansas City Chiefs: 5 things to watch in AFC Wild Card game
Author: 0 Kansas City Chiefs: 5 things to watch in AFC Wild Card game

The Titans lost three of their last four games , with Sunday's win coming against a Jags squad that had nothing to play for, as they had already clinched a postseason berth. I wasn't really happy. With Mariota's inconsistent play this season, he's unlikley to carry the Titans to a win, especially on the road. Ups, downs, highs, lows - this season has had it all for the Chiefs.

Sports Thornton Finds Himself in Hairy Situation After Fight With Kadri
Author: 0 Thornton Finds Himself in Hairy Situation After Fight With Kadri

Prior to the game's opening faceoff, San Jose center Joe Thornton and Leafs center Nazem Kadri lined up at the dot and got into a little skirmish. We want that good start tonight. Kadri said he wasn't a "head case" when asked earlier this week about the pressure of snapping his slump. "Those are the bounces you wait for, that you have to be patient for and have got to be positive about because eventually those plays are going to happen".

Sports Man Utd To Propose Swap Deal For Serie A Star
Author: 0 Man Utd To Propose Swap Deal For Serie A Star

But Mourinho told reporters on Thursday: "If the fans want me to be comfortable, that's the way I feel comfortable, I am very lazy". "I prefer to behave the way I am doing it, much more mature, better for my team and myself, I don't think you have to behave like a insane guy on the touchline to have that passion".

Sports Thomas makes debut as Cavs defeat Trail Blazers 127-110
Author: 0 Thomas makes debut as Cavs defeat Trail Blazers 127-110

A glance at the standings reveals that much has held to form, with Boston atop the East and Cleveland at No. 3 (3 1/2 games behind the Toronto Raptors). What are they, second or third? "That's not the way that's going to help the team", Calderon said. - Isaiah Thomas knows that last year, he had a better year than Kyrie Irving .