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Rex Ryan has been relieved of his duties as head coach. One is that the 49ers see no real point in making a change even if Kelly is going soon, as there are no interim options now on the coaching staff worth giving a one-game audition to. Second tier offensive coaching candidates might include Scott Linehan of the Cowboys, Jim Bob Cooter of the Lions, or Norv Turner. But if those coaches decide they don't want the highly volatile Bills job, Steve Spagnuolo of the Giants, or long-time veterans ...
  • Pittsburgh Steelers rule Stephon Tuitt out vs. Ravens

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    Expect eyes shadowing Antonio Brown, Pittsburgh's leading receiver, throughout the entire game. Plus, Baltimore's edge rushers have been pretty solid at defending those flat areas. In his last seven games, Flacco has thrown seven picks and eclipsed the 300-yard mark just twice. He will definitely miss this week's game and possibly week 17, as Pittsburgh may rest him even if he is cleared to play.
  • Cavaliers Beat Warriors On Christmas Day In Epic NBA Finals Rematch

    Cavaliers Beat Warriors On Christmas Day In Epic NBA Finals Rematch

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    Golden State had one last chance but Kevin Durant lost his balance while coming off a screen and couldn't get off a shot as time expired. But, as we learned time and time again this year: just because an outcome is all but unthinkable and unimaginable, it doesn't mean that it won't happen.
  • Falcons could limit Julio Jones' snaps

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    Now, the Falcons pack up quickly and head out so they can watch the Tampa Bay Buccaneers take on the New Orleans Saints, a game that could end with the Falcons clinching the playoffs. Atlanta began its production from the get-go. There's a lot of discussion about who should be the NFL's Most Valuable Player this season. "Our confidence is much higher than it was the last time we played them", Coleman said.
  • Gabrielle Union Responds to Viral Video of Dwyane Wade, Jimmy Butler

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    The injuries obviously derailed us quite a bit, especially the last few years. "So I guess we all got to be better, including myself". It was Forman's mantra throughout the summer. "I was very disappointed our fans booed us". Dwyane Wade did not shoot at the Bulls' Friday morning shootaround in Charlotte. The "young" and "athletic" Bulls aren't really athletic at all.
  • Jay Ajayi's 2-yard TD give Dolphins 7-0 lead

    Jay Ajayi's 2-yard TD give Dolphins 7-0 lead

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    Andrew Franks hit a career-long 55-yard field goal at the end of regulation to send the game to overtime. -Tyrod Taylor led a 10-play 89-yard scoring drive culminating in a seven-yard touchdown pass on fourth and goal to put Buffalo in front for the first time in the game (31-28) with 1:20 remaining.
  • Colorado State football mashed by Idaho in the Potato Bowl

    Colorado State football mashed by Idaho in the Potato Bowl

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    Nick Stevens has been solid for the Rams the final half of the season, throwing 14 TDs and completing better than 65 percent of his passes. The Rams have averaged better than 47 points per game the last two months, only turning the football over three times during the process.
  • Kentucky vs Louisville recap: 3 things we learned

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    Fellow guard De'Aaron Fox led Kentucky with 21. "He had one steal in 11 games and came up with two today". In the next few possessions, United Kingdom gave up two offensive rebounds that led to a Louisville field goal, Fox missed a free throw, Adebayo missed two free throws, Adebayo missed another free throw and Snider drove by Adebayo for an easy score and 69-64 lead with 1:42 to go.
  • Henderson plays down severity of Barkley challenge

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    If you saw it say how it was. I'm good friends with him", said Henderson. "He [Barkley] was lucky - and Hendo was lucky that nothing else happened". But Koeman believes his side should be proud of how they fared and believed Liverpool's substitutions - coupled with some controversial refereeing decisions - made all the difference.
  • 5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

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    With his resolute defending, unwavering performances and leadership abilities, he has established himself as one Chelsea's most important players this term, right alongside Eden Hazard, Diego Costa and N'golo Kante, which in itself is no mean feat.
  • Joe Mixon interview with police in 2014 reveals more information

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    She responded by saying, "You ain't never met a b**** like me". Mixon said "it felt like a dude hit me". When Mixon heard Molitor accusing him of trying to jump her, he said he too went inside of the cafe. He then said he lunged at her and said "Watch out". At that point, he said a friend of Molitor's called him a racial slur, so he responded by calling him a slur back.
  • Burnley to re-sign Barton

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    However, the central midfielder only made eight appearances before seeing his contract terminated after "a training ground bust-up". The move will go through subject to receiving global clearance from the Scottish FA. The Clarets are 16th in the Premier League, just three points above the relegation zone. But he quit Turf Moor for Glasgow giants Rangers over the summer.
  • Ian Wright states prediction for Tottenham v Burnley

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    The comeback was completed in the second half when Danny Rose capped off a well-worked move with a powerful strike which beat Burnley keeper Tom Heaton at his near post. Today we knew Burnley are a team that fights a lot, run a lot and every ball they are ready to challenge. "It's still a long way until the end of the season".
  • Hamilton felt 'disrespected' by Mercedes after Abu Dhabi

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    Hamilton also admitted that he felt disrespected by the criticism directed at him from the Mercedes team's hierarchy after his win at Abu Dhabi when he backed up the field by slowing the pace in order to help Sebastian Vettel and Max Verstappen put pressure on Rosberg for second place.
  • BBC Sports Bestows Personality of the Year Award to Murray

    BBC Sports Bestows Personality of the Year Award to Murray

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    Andy Murray won the 2016 prize, with Alistair Brownlee finishing in second place and Nick Skelton finishing in third place. "Not smart from her with Christmas coming up". Ellie Robinson , the 15-year-old who won the gold medal during the S6 50m butterfly final at the Paralympics took the award for Young Sports Personality of the year .
  • Lions at Giants: Preview, Prediction, Odds

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    Odell Beckham was quiet for three quarters against the Lions, but then he made a 1-handed touchdown catch in 4th quarter, pushing the Giants to a 17-6 lead against the Lions. The Giants scored a touchdown later on the drive, on a six-yard pass to Sterling Shepard . There's a lot at stake for both teams, both of whom have a chance to clinch playoff berths with a win.
  • Succop's winning FG gives Titans 17-16 win over former team

    Succop's winning FG gives Titans 17-16 win over former team

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    There was nothing irrelevant about Succop in Week 15, though, and he kept Tennessee's playoff hopes alive and well. Twice they were stuffed at the 1-yard line in the first half and came away without points, and Alex Smith threw an interception in the end zone early in the second to ruin another drive.
  • Chelsea march on as Costa seals victory at Palace

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    At Palace, 1-0. Southampton, 1-0. The visitors went in front shortly before half-time after Eden Hazard sprayed a pass wide to Azpilicueta, whose floated cross allowed Costa to nod in his 13th goal of the campaign. It's fantastic for a 35-year-old guy". "We kept it well, we were good on the ball, but our final pass was very hard, because they block the angles to the wide players".