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Green Bay Packers vs. Philadelphia Eagles Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

The Green Bay Packers hope to snap a four-game losing streak when they visit Philadelphia to face the Eagles on Monday evening, November 28th. Part of that had to do with playing Seattle's defense and playing in a hard environment, but Pederson said the lesson for Wentz is to understand game situations.

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Dallas Cowboys Squeak One Out in Minnesota 17-15

The Vikings visit Jacksonville (2-9) on December 11 and Green Bay on December 24. After a 5-0 start, the Vikings have gone 1-6 over their last seven games. Mistakes also hurt the Cowboys. Zimmer, however, ordinarily handles all the defensive calls, so that job was assumed by Edwards. Special teams coach Mike Priefer took over in place of Zimmer.

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Ohio State holds firm at No. 2

Penn State (10-2) is ranked seventh, behind No. 2 Ohio State (11-1) and fifth-ranked MI (10-2). Ohio State earned the No. 3 seed and will play No. 2 Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl at 7 p.m. Obviously, all those teams could add a top-10 win this week, but still, none would have as many as MI. This could aid a two loss Big Ten championship team in trying to beat out a one-loss Pac-12 champion in Washington.

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Russell Westbrook averaging triple-double; latest in season since Oscar Robertson

While Westbrook is humming along in his ninth season with the Thunder , averaging 31 points, 11 assists and 9.9 rebounds, Rose continues to get acclimated in his first season as New York's point guard. "He could do it", coach Billy Donovan said before Monday's game, noting that Westbrook , "probably the most unique player in the National Basketball Association", is a force in every facet of the game.

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Familiar faces with Seahawks set to host Panthers

Philadelphia remains as the one outlier when comparing DVOA rankings to actual National Football League standings. A grinning Newton playfully crumpled the flag and threw it aside, delighting already thrilled Carolinians. Steven Hauschka added two more field goals before halftime and Lockett raced 75 yards on a reverse on the first play of the second half. Through TE Jimmy Graham and WR Doug Baldwin, the Seahawks should be able to pick on the Panthers secondary.

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Neville offers alternative view on City v Chelsea brawl

It almost did that early in the second half, but Kevin De Bruyne managed to hit the bar from just a few yards out in the 57th minute. The Blues continued their fine form by coming from a goal down to beat the Citizens at The Etihad and notch up their eighth Premier League win in a row.

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Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Washington picked for College Football Playoff

The No. 3 Buckeyes will play the No. 2 Clemson Tigers on December 31 in the Fiesta Bowl. Ohio State's Urban Meyer said he empathizes with Penn State and would not mind seeing a system that rewards all conference champions. 4 Washington in a semifinal game at the Peach Bowl on December 31. The amount of teams that were worthy of this - I just said, I'm going to send a text out to my players and staff right now that we receive this opportunity with incredible humility and class because I ...

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Palmer, Johnson lead Cardinals past Redskins

Dec 4, 2016; Glendale, AZ, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) signals to teammates during the first half against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium . EAST WOES: The Cardinals head to Miami next Sunday, and that is not a good sign. It's who Bruce Arians is, after all, going for a fourth-and-1 with less than four minutes left at his own 34-yard line nursing a one-point lead.

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Chip Kelly Denies Have Interest In Oregon Job

Vernon Adams Jr. helped OR reach the 2015 Alamo Bowl but was hurt just before halftime, and could only watch as the Ducks squandered a 31-0 lead. In that time, OR rose from laughing stock to rising star to national power, with the backing of Nike and mega-booster Phil Knight.

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CFP committee reveals top four teams to compete in playoff

Through the machinations of unbalanced schedules and divisional tiebreakers, the Big Ten staged a title game between teams considered by popular consensus to be the league's third- and fourth-best. GOLDMAN: Well, of course. The top four seeds in the College Football Playoff selection committee rankings held form in Sunday's announcement, although Ohio State and Clemson swapped places, which merely means the color of their uniforms will change when they meet on the field.

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Ferrari 488 racer rises to the Challenge

As well as looking back on 2016, Vettel and Raikkonen were also keen to look forward to 2017, when they hope Ferrari will be able to improve on their disappointing third-place finish in the constructors' championship this year. The racing 488 allows its pilots to tailor handling to their driving style - vehicle control functions such as traction and braking are now governed independently with the adoption of three manettinos.

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Everton Hold Manchester United To 1-1 Draw

I repeat, this season what matters is the results, it's not the quality of football". Manchester United's Paul Pogba, left, and Everton's Idrissa Gueye battle for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match at Goodison Park, Liverpool, England, Sunday Dec.

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College Football Playoff committee chair explains why Penn State missed out

The Big 12 is about to be 1 for 3 in making the College Football Playoff. When the season began, the Crimson Tide were the favorites to win the College Football Playoff, and through their first 13 games, they haven't disappointed their supporters.

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Koeman hails substitute trio's impact against Man United

Gareth Barry, moments later, was then fortunate not to see a yellow card for a late challenge on Ibrahimovic , before the referee cautioned Marcos Rojo for a foul on Idrissa Gana Gueye following an underhit Ander Herrera pass. Those were the only noteworthy incidents of the first period as United looked to improve on an indifferent run of two wins from their previous 10 league games.

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How Gronkowski's injury affects the Pats, the playoffs and the TE's future

New England's star tight end Rob Gronkowski will miss the remainder of the National Football League season the Patriots confirmed, one day after he had surgery to fix a herniated disk in his back. This season, Gronkowski returned to action Sunday after missing the team's game against the Niners the week before because of a chest injury. He had one reception through four games before Brady returned from a four-game suspension.

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Woods finishes tour return with a whimper

Tiger Woods finished his fourth round at the Hero World Challenge with a 76. Woods, who has dropped to number 898th in the world rankings in his prolonged absence from the game he once dominated, closed Sunday with a four-over par 76 in the Hero World Challenge in the Bahamas.

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Anthony Joshua dismisses Tyson Fury's ridicule of heavyweight division

I know from working with Carl Froch that combining my work coaching a top professional boxer with the role of Performance Director has mutual benefits and that having a world champion in the gym has a very positive impact on the whole of the GB Boxing squad", said McCraken.

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National MPs to meet today still reeling from John Key's bombshell resignation

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull told reporters that Key's resignation is "a great loss to New Zealand a great loss to the world". Key was prime minister during the 2011 natural disaster in the city of Christchurch, which killed 185 people.

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Barkley gets 1st win against old coach as Bears beat 49ers

As for the 49ers, it sure looks like they need the second overall pick more than the Bears do. "I think that really spurred both sides of the ball to be motivated to finish the game strong", said Barkley, who got the Bears into the end zone twice in last Sunday's Tennessee game, and almost a third, within the final 10 minutes, running 35 plays over the span of those minutes".

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Colts, Steelers Set for Thanksgiving Night Faceoff

The Colts were 6-3 without Luck under center a year ago, but that record included a 45-10 loss at Pittsburgh. When you play this game long enough you're bound to have injuries because it is a violent sport. Adams did not practice Monday and Tuesday leading up to the October 20 meeting with the Bears, was a limited participant Wednesday and listed questionable on the injury report.

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Under Armour inks historic deal with Major League Baseball

Beginning in the 2020 MLB season, Under Armour will be the exclusive MLB provider of all on-field uniform components including jerseys featuring prominent Under Armour branding, baselayer, game-day outerwear, and year-round training apparel for all 30 MLB Clubs.

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Committee picks 'Bama, three others for playoff tournament

Statistically, the Buckeyes have been impressive all season long in a lot of different areas. Certain points should bear more weight than others, and there should be no waffling around those talking points because of a coach's reputation or a school's brand.

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Five things we learnt from West Ham 1-5 Arsenal

Having moved to the Olympic Stadium from their traditional home at the Boleyn Ground, much was expected on them to build on their impressive showing last term. "He has all the ingredients to be a top-class striker and he shows that in a game like that today again". And Wenger acknowledged that Sanchez seems to be enjoying himself more on the pitch in that role.

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Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State, Washington get in

Ohio State (11-1) is the No. 3 seed and will play Atlantic Coast Conference champion Clemson (12-1) in the semifinals at the Fiesta Bowl on December 31 in Glendale, Ariz. But polls are for entertainment purposes. And that's the primary goal of every school, every August - be it Alabama, Florida State, Michigan, TCU or Colorado - win your conference title.

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Aussie Cricket: Steve Smith Shines As Australia Beats New Zealand

Smith's 157-ball knock, which included 14 fours and four sixes, not only anchored Australia's innings, but further etched Smith's name in to the record books. " New Zealand bowled well but this game, especially here in Canberra, is going to be high scoring". However, Guptill was caught at the second attempt by substitute Glenn Maxwell at mid-wicket at the end of the 33rd over with 140 still needed - and Australia went on to end a run of five successive one-day defeats.

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Chris Wood scores in vital win for Leeds against Aston Villa

Roofe, signed in the summer from Oxford and who hit the post for Leeds in their midweek EFL Cup defeat at Liverpool, finally ended his 22-game goal drought by heading home Souleymane Doukara's cross to break the deadlock in the 68th minute at Elland Road.

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Matt Barnes Reportedly Accused of Choking Woman at NYC Nightclub

For the uninitiated, this clash of former Lakers began a year ago with a story in the New York Post headlined " Matt Barnes drove 95 miles to "beat the s-t out of Derek Fisher". DeMarcus Cousins can be heard saying in a video taken outside Avenue (where the apparent brawl is said to have taken place), which explains why the NYPD is reportedly looking for Mr.

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'Crazy' Aguero challenge unlike him - Cahill

Two red cards, a brawl, the sight of Cesc Fabregas toppling over the advertising hoardings after Sergio Aguero had launched himself into an appallingly-judged lunge at David Luiz . Kevin De Bruyne squandered a glorious chance to make it 2-0 in the 56th minute, hitting the bar from barely five yards out, and four minutes later Chelsea levelled.

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Ronaldo's agent publishes player's tax document in Spain

The Sunday Times says Mourinho - as well as Real Madrid star Christiano Ronaldo - also used banks accounts and companies in Ireland, Switzerland and New Zealand to process substantial earnings for their image rights. Gestifute , which provides "career management" for sporting professionals, has rejected the allegations. "The most serious and malicious allegations in the inquiries relate to Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo".

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NSPCC launches helpline for footballer victims of sexual abuse

Three former footballers - Andy Woodward, Steve Walters and David White - have all come forward to report they were sexually abused by Bennell during their time in junior football, while a fourth player, ex-Tottenham and Liverpool midfielder Paul Stewart , says he was abused as a boy by a different coach.

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O'Sullivan up against it as 'torturer' Selby turns the screw

He joined illustrious company in O'Sullivan, Stephen Hendry, Steve Davis, John Parrott and John Higgins and, as champion, collected £170,000. World number one Selby swept into a 7-2 lead before five-champion O'Sullivan clawed his way back to 7-5 and then 8-7.

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Kaepernick struggles as 49ers lose 26-6 to Chicago

Barkley got going in the second half, completing 11-of-15 attempts, after starting the game 0-for-3. Quarterback Matt Barkley completed his first pass with 1:27 left in the second quarter and then marched the Bears right down the field. Did he think the 10 opportunities he had to throw - Kaepernick took five sacks - were ample to show he could recover after the bad start? The new contract ousted the final four years of Kaepernick extension and will give him the chance to opt-out after this ...

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Penn State odd team out as college football sets playoffs

The Tide's losses have all come in the Sugar Bowl , losing to Utah in 2009, Oklahoma in 2014 and, most recently, Ohio State in 2015. 3 MI in double-overtime to close out the season. Of course, that's a lot easier said than done against an Alabama defense that is faster across the board than it has ever been previously under Nick Saban .

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New York Giants: Who Are Five Players to Watch vs Pittsburgh Steelers?

In reality there is very little wiggle room with these rules. This is going to be a big challenged for us. "Yeah, we did", Ben said. "This is where our identity needs to take over". "He knows, we all know". The improvements made in the run defense have been a major factor in the overall success of the Giants defense this season.

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Bedlam 2016 OU observations: Baker Mayfield holds Sooners together

If they dominate that game, too? Navy quarterback Will Worth left the game with injured ankle early in the second quarter and later appeared on the sidelines with crutches. "Yeah, it's great", Stoops said. I thought we tackled well until the third quarter, and we'd gotten guys down. Everyone's focused on the playoffs, but Oklahoma isn't a team that anyone wants to play.


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