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Ohio State Buckeyes expect quite the test Baker Mayfield

As the game clock flashed four zeros on Saturday night in Norman, Oklahoma , there was only one thing left to wonder about this Ohio State team: how far can it go? Oklahoma (1-2), which lost its opener to Houston, was in desperate need of a big victory to keep its hopes of returning to the College Football Playoff alive.

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Seahawks take home opener against Miami with last-minute Wilson TD pass

Fair or not, quarterbacks Ryan Tannehill and Russell Wilson will always be linked, the result of being selected in the same National Football League draft and the positions they play. The Dolphins were stymied by Seattle's defense for three quarters before putting together an impressive drive to take the lead. We really wanted to get out of here with the win and that's what we did.

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Ashwin strikes keep India on course for win

Virat Kohli c Ish Sodhi b Mark Craig 18 (40b 3×4 0x6). The ball pitched outside leg, Pujara tried to defend but it turned sharply, took an edge and went straight to Ross Taylor, who took a low catch. Only Clarrie Grimmett of Australia has reached the tally in fewer Tests than Ashwin, who is making his 37th appearance, and he reflected on some of his favourite dismissals.

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Brian Dozier just broke an all-time American League record

Asked what that meant, manager Brad Ausmus said, "It will mean a lot more to me after 10 games". NY went 0 for 8 with runners in scoring position, including 0 for 7 against Snell. In the first game of a day/night doubleheader against Detroit, Dozier led off the bottom of the first inning with his 42nd home run. Dozier passed Alfonso Soriano's total in 2002.

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No. 4 Michigan hopes to end its Big Ten championship drought

Penn State lost 49-10 on Saturday to MI and there isn't a lot about that kind of afternoon that can be sugarcoated. Cook amassed 329 yards of total offense, including a new career-high of 267 yards rushing with two touchdowns, to propel FSU to a 55-35 victory over South Florida in front of an announced crowd of 61,665 fans at Raymond James Stadium.

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4 steps U.S. must take for Cup upset vs. Canada

The club that successfully toes the line between aggression and parading to the penalty box stands a greater chance of winning, but again, the US would have to get it done with less skill than their red and white counterparts. Team Russia looks to cap off Day Three of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey as they take on the young and risky Team North America at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto .

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New York Mets Win 3-2 to Complete Sweep of Minnesota Twins

If the Mets and Giants tie for the first wild card, the Mets host by virtue of going 4-3 against the Giants during the regular season. In Denver, Jon Gray struck out a franchise-record 16 and pitched a four-hitter to lead Colorado.

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Angelique Kerber begins reign as number one with U.S. Open win

The late-blooming German becomes only the second woman to win her first two major championships after turning 28. Pliskova vowed not to turn her back on her all-or-nothing game despite it falling short in her three-set defeat to Kerber .

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These two barely-missed putts almost cost Rory McIlroy $11.5 million

McIlroy holed his second shot at the 16th for a sensational eagle to force his way into a three-man play-off - and then took out American rivals Ryan Moore and Kevin Chappell in overtime. "A couple of loose drives and it's easy to make bogeys around here.so if I make a mistake I don't let it bother me". RORY MCILROY produced a £9million wonder shot to hit the Tour Championship jackpot, and give Europe the flawless Ryder Cup boost.

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Kevin Garnett Retires Following 21 NBA Seasons

Garnett went on to play for the Brooklyn Nets in July of 2013. At the peak of his career, Garnett was as good as anyone at the power forward spot, including the recently retired Tim Duncan . His 21 National Basketball Association seasons played tied him for the league record, matching Kevin Willis and Robert Parish. The Timberwolves hired Tom Thibodeau as coach and president in the offseason as well as a new general manager in Scott Layden.

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Oklahoma St-Baylor delayed by lightning after opening series

Russell threw for 387 yards and four touchdowns to propel No. 16 Baylor past Oklahoma State 35-24 on Saturday night at McLane Stadium. "When you give up big plays when you have them backed up against the wall, then it's hard to beat a good team.

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Browns battle back, but find way to lose in OT

The Browns tied the game 24-24 with 3:14 to play in regulation when Parkey converted on a 38-yard field goal after the Browns stalled at the Dolphins' 20. "We could easily be 2-1 right now". His tenure as a Brown may be over before the plane lands in Cleveland. Then, in overtime, the Browns won the toss but elected to defer.

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United rout Leicester as Mourinho stands by axed Rooney

He is happy", Mourinho told Sky Sports after Rooney was limited to a seven-minute substitute appearance at the end of the second half. I know Jose said it's a normal thing, but it is a big call. "They're not 100 per cent as I always think this hard moment where you really feel that you have to win the match I prefer to go with players who are 100 per cent ready by the physical point of view and mental point of view".

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Santner, Boult lead Kiwis fightback against India

That partnership between Vijay and Pujara was great. "Got to take it in my stride and we better our performance in the second innings". Vijay top-scored for the hosts with a 65 but himself played a poor shot and was caught behind. "Exciting young team . We have got some world-class seamers who have shown their skills for a long period of time", Williamson said. "After losing the toss, we are in a reasonably good position".

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Marlins players gather at park to grieve death of Fernandez

The Braves, along with several other teams, quickly shared their condolences with the Marlins. That's quite an endorsement from Martinez, hands down one of the greatest pitchers in the history of the sport. In terms of wins above replacement (WAR), a statistic created to summarize a player's total contributions to their team, Fernandez's 6.2 ranked the highest of any pitcher in baseball this season, according to Fangraphs.

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Wisconsin asserting itself during tough Big Ten stretch

Wisconsin 7, Michigan State 3. Wisconsin has two victories over teams that were ranked in the top 10 at the time - and both wins came away from home. The first two scores came at critical junctures early in the game. I knew it had to be a pass, but I had no idea if the clock was running or not or what was going on, but that's football.

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McIlroy the big winner at East Lake

McIlroy vaulted into the playofff with a barnstorming finish to his final round, holing out from 140 yards to eagle the par-four 16th, before making a tap-in birdie at the par-five 18th. Johnson rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt at the par-three 15th, but his double bogey at 17, where he was twice in the rough and in a bunker , saw Chappell take the lead with a 10-foot birdie putt at the same hole.

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Noble blasts "laughable" West Ham after Southampton defeat

Alarm bells were ringing for me when the Croat spoke of the players losing confidence, both as individuals and as a team. "We went down to 10 men but we wanted to score before extra time and then, a great moment from a great player". Saints boss Claude Puel, meanwhile, has warned his side not to let themselves be distracted by trying to keep playmaker Dimitri Payet quiet. It is my responsibility and I'm not running away.

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Bears roar into Big 12 play behind Russell

We've got to coach them better and put them in better position". The Bears were stuffed and the Cowboys took over. Ish Zamora led the Baylor offense with 175 yards receiving and 2 touchdowns. Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy conceded how upset he was with the outcome, given how a smattering of plays determined the outcome. "It feels great.

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Mike Zimmer won't name Vikings' Week 2 starting quarterback until Sunday

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn . (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings will try to keep the Green Bay Packers guessing about their starting quarterback this week. "Those struggles occurred a little bit more in the second half when we had to play backyard football where we had to throw it to catch up", Chicago coach John Fox said.

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Vikings officially put RB Peterson on IR

Carolina represented the NFC in the Super Bowl a year ago and have many pieces in place to make opposing teams frustrated in every phase of the game. The Vikings announced Friday that Kalil had undergone successful hip surgery, and that defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd had underwent successful surgery on his right knee.

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Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola taking things one game at a time

Indeed, Raheem Sterling, who scored in the 3-1 win at Swansea City that stretched their lead at the top to four points, made a telling observation afterwards about the insatiable nature of Guardiola's stewardship. We tried to win the game straight from the start and I thought Claudio (Bravo) was incredible in the way he mixed his passes; the short balls to the central defenders or the long balls to the strikers helped us create quick counter-attacks.

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Pep Guardiola treats Manchester City players 'like dogs' - Yaya Toure's agent

Guardiola's request for an apology fell on deaf ears, leading to yet more freaky comments from Seluk, who is known for his lack of professionalism and self-control. But the Ukrainian fired back, telling Guardiola that he has no right to tell him what he can and cannot say . I know when it is not possible to say anything, but I am sorry, I am now in Europe, in England.

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Reed kicks game-winning field goal as Duke beats Notre Dame

But he defended defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder - again - saying the unit that allowed 498 total yards was "the least of my concerns after today". Things pretty much hit rock bottom when they lost 38-35 to the Duke Blue Devils on Saturday in South Bend - as three-touchdown favorites - to fall to 1-3 (and 1-5 dating back to last year).

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No. 23 Georgia RB Chubb injures ankle against Mississippi

Now it's gut check time. "We've got to put our lids in a better situation to be successful". The tell-tale sign that the Bulldogs were in deep trouble was that Ole Miss was able to run the ball with a variety of ball carriers for 180 yards at almost 6 yards per carry - and the Rebels aren't anywhere close to a great rushing team.

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Milner says that Reds are a different proposition

Substitute David Meyler's goal just after the break was cancelled out immediately by a screamer from Philippe Coutinho before Milner rounded things off after Daniel Sturridge, with his first involvement after coming off the bench, won another penalty.

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Canada Reach World Cup Final

On a night when Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin were eerily silent - a night when Russia's only real hope was Sergei Bobrovsky walking on water - it was Crosby that completely removed any doubt about Team Canada reaching the World Cup final.

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Chappell storms back to lead with Dustin

Even if that means having to beat him. "Definitely assembled the best task force ever, that's for sure, " McIlory quipped, getting plenty of laughs as he referenced the task force that the USA set up in the aftermath of another Ryder Cup loss two years ago.

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Juventus defender Bonucci calls for improvement

Juventus move on to 15 points but have played one game more than nearest rivals Napoli , who host third-placed Chievo later on Saturday (19:45 BST). Second-placed Napoli are on 14 after easing past Chievo with first half goals from Manolo Gabbiadini and captain Marek Hamsik. Asamoah and Rugani picked up their problems during Saturday's 1-0 win against Palermo , with Juve confirming on Sunday that the pair face an extended spell on the sidelines, with Asamoah also requiring surgery.

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New York Jets: Time to worry about Darrelle Revis?

We went over every player. All three phases came up short, but the secondary was one of the biggest offenders. Fitzpatrick, however, was picked off by Josh Shaw with 40 seconds left to end New York's final threat. The Bengals got the ball back, kicked a field goal, got a stop, and then scored a touchdown. He completed 20 of 34 passes for 199 yards, with TD passes to Jordy Nelson and Davante Adams.

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Arsenal vs Chelsea: Antonio Conte could hand Cesc Fabregas start against Arsenal

The Spaniard made a match-winning contribution during the Blues' comeback win against Leicester City in the EFL Cup earlier this week and Conte has admitted he is considering starting Fabregas at the Emirates Stadium. "I don't know if I'll play; the manager waits until right before the game". Speaking ahead of the game, Conte stated that the nature of the game is enough motivation for any player.

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After dropping Rooney, United beats Leicester 4-1 in EPL

Rooney was demoted to the bench by United manager Jose Mourinho, who said Friday that the striker had not been the same player since he was criticized for his display for England against Slovakia in early September. The calls became deafening following three United defeats in eight days, to Manchester City, Feyenoord and Watford respectively, but many have felt the club captain should have been dropped to the bench a long time ago.

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Rays lose to 6-4 to playoff-bound Red Sox

Pedroia made a throw from just in front of the outfield grass at second base on Mikie Mahtook's grounder to get Corey Dickerson at the plate. Pedroia stopped an 0-for-17 skid with a single in the sixth and gave Boston a 6-3 lead with a seventh-inning drive off Danny Farquhar.

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Aaron Rodgers looks like old self again; Packers hold off Lions

On the first play after Damarious Randall's interception set up Green Bay at Detroit's 25-yard line, Cook was unable to catch a deep crossing route that was thrown slightly behind him by quarterback Aaron Rodgers . "It just depends on what was called if they happen to catch us in that situation". Stafford threw for 385 yards and his first touchdown was a 73-yarder to Marvin Jones , who got away from Packers rookie cornerback Josh Hawkins with 32 seconds remaining in the first half.

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Mesut Ozil fires back at critics post PL win over Chelsea

Arsenal forward Theo Walcott has refused to be pulled into talk of another title challenge as they have been in this situation before but failed to live up to expectations as the season came to a close. Give us your thoughts in the comments section below! "I know it's very disappointing and it hurts all of us, but the opinion of everyone in the dressing room was in the same direction".


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