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Colts at Texans: Five things to watch

It was three-and-out for the Colts' first drive of the game. Offense: The Colts are not lacking in offense with Andrew Luck behind center. Osweiler was forced to look at other options and did rally Houston to a win in overtime but Davis deserves his due.

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Lee Westwood and Graeme McDowell aiming for British Masters triumph

Victory earned Noren a 500,000 pound ($609,470, 555,460 euros) first-prize cheque and saw him soar to a world ranking career high just inside the top 20, with Stenson now world number five. Johnston's effort included three birdies in succession near the end of his round while Sweden's Noren, already a two-time victor this season, also birdied three holes in a row mid-round before denying himself a two-shot lead when he played a poor drive and eventually three-putted the last.

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Djokovic back in business for Shanghai Masters

Novak Djokovic takes on Fabio Fognini in the men's singles second round clash of the 2016 China Open on Tuesday (11 October). Wawrinka heads to Brisbane after beating Novak Djokovic for his third Grand Slam title in NY and reaching his highest-ever ranking behind the Serb and Briton Andy Murray.

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Top 10 moments of David Ortiz's career

Ortiz, a Dominican-native who didn't set foot in Boston until he was 27 years old, somehow perfectly encapsulated in four little words what the city was feeling: "This is our f-- city", he said, adding, "and nobody is going to dictate our freedom".

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Man City are the best team I've ever faced, says Ronald Koeman

Aguero has now missed four attempts for club and country this season after his second-half effort was kept out by Everton's Maarten Stekelenburg at the Etihad. Ronald Koeman, Everton's manager, called City "the best team I have played against as a coach". "Maybe we didn't deserve a point on chances but football is unpredictable and our goalkeeper maybe played his best game ever".

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Kohli anchors India chase in first NZ ODI

After winning the toss, India opted to field first. "Hardik exploited the good length". Umesh is somebody who has been quite quick consistently. 3 Number of India bowlers to have returned better figures on debut than Hardik Pandya's 3 for 31 in this match.

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Dzeko rediscovers scoring touch but Spalletti still not satisfied

For that reason I wanted to do better this season and at the moment it's going good". Dzeko doubled Roma's lead shortly after the interval before Kalidou Koulibaly headed home to give the hosts a lifeline with over half an hour of play remaining.

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Kyle Busch wins 3rd straight Xfinity race at Kansas

With the victory, Harvick joins Johnson ( last week's victor at Charlotte) in the third round. But my, oh my, can he back up the swagger. He won at Phoenix International Raceway in 2014 in a must-win situation and then won the championship the next race .

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Toby Alderweireld: Tottenham coach, Pochettino unsure on defender's injury

Lamela did get a chance minutes later but dragged his shot wide of the far post. On the rare occasion Spurs defense has been breached, Hugo Lloris, as Spurs supporters have come to expect, has come up with big saves at opportune moments. They almost produced the ideal response, a flowing move resulting in Eriksen finding Sissoko in space in the corner of the box. "If you look at the whole game then we should have got two more points but from 1-0 down, to equalise right at the end means ...

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Week 5 SEC Scholar Athletes: Tennessee's Dylan Wiesman and Georgia's Aaron Davis

But ever since then, Tennessee has been the hottest team in America. Here's a look back at the insane game. Tennessee went ahead for the first time all afternoon by recovering a Georgia fumble in the end zone with 2:56 to go. The games will keep getting bigger and tougher with top 10 showdowns with Texas A&M and Alabama awaiting the next two weeks. While that was a really solid lead, the Volunteers have been no stranger to trailing at halftime.

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No. 10 Nebraska trying to keep ascension on track at Indiana

Armstrong was held in check, running 11 times for 36 yards while going 10 of 26 for 208 yards through the air. Nebraska took advantage when Indiana's two safeties ran into one another, allowing Morgan to turn about a 20-yard gain into a 72-yard TD.

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Rooney will get the respect he deserves, feels Robson

As we're in the midst of another tiresome, mostly news-free global break, the huge story of Wayne Rooney's severe decline takes on a life of its own. Excited as Jesse Lingard must have been about breaking through into Gareth Southgate's side, an injury picked up while playing for England might have sidelined him for weeks and allowed someone else to take his place at Manchester United .

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Jurgen Klopp jokes about repeating Europa League team talk

We were on fire really and the way they played the game, very slow, sat in. "I am not sure anybody told me about it after the game, and now almost one year later we talk about it". "We went there with the players that were not playing against Atletico because we had no chance and everybody was waiting for something different than what happened".

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Cowboys' Prescott sets National Football League mark for pick-less streak

Dallas ran the ball twice with little success, and Mike McCarthy took timeouts to stop the clock and get the ball back to their offense. "Physical in all three phases". Prescott may have avoided the controversy in a stunning manner: He has played so well, and the Cowboys have coalesced around him with such confidence, Jones and the Cowboys may have no choice but to stay with him.

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Running game carries Chiefs to 26-10 win over Raiders

Remember Charles tore his ACL in week 5 of previous year, and missed the rest of the season. Charles had two carries two weeks ago in Pittsburgh before the bye and expects to carry a full load against the Raiders. The Chiefs built a 13-10 halftime lead, then outscored Oakland 13-0 in the second half, dominating a Raiders offense that came into the game ranked fifth in the National Football League for total yards.

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Brock Osweiler rallies Texans to 26-23 OT victory over Colts

The Colts shifted into safe play calling far too early on both sides of the ball and it allowed the Texans to force OT. Lamar Miller ran all over Indy's defense, gaining 149 yards and a touchdown on the ground (averaging 6.2 yards per carry) and catching three passes for 29 yards and a score, racking up 178 total yards and two total touchdowns.

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Diamondbacks tab Boston's Hazen as next general manager

Diamondbacks owner Ken Kendrick also had this to say on Hazen. The title is the same he held with the Sox, but the responsibility is decidedly greater. (Note what that might mean about Tony La Russa's influence in the Arizona front office.) Prior to being anointed GM, he'd spent years in an assistant GM capacity, and before that he'd sharpened his toenail clippers on the player-development side.

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Jones says Romo is still No. 1 QB in Dallas

The only thing he hadn't done before Sunday was score a touchdown in the red zone despite being targeted five times. The scoring frenzy began early for the Dallas Cowboys. Allowing 227 through the air, led by Terrance Williams with 70 yards and Cole Beasley with 53 yards and the lone passing touchdown. "It's a ton of fun ", Prescott said.

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Arsenal join City at top of EPL

They come in at 11/2 on outrights with BetVictor while Liverpool (4/1 with betway) and Man City (5/4 with Paddy Power) come in shorter. City retained top spot, but on the back of a 3-3 Champions League draw at Celtic and defeat at Tottenham it is the first time questions have been asked of Pep, especially when his side missed two penalties in a game for the second time this season.

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Winning return for Djokovic but Del Potro falters

It ends a triumphant run for del Potro, who reached the Rio Olympics final and the US Open last eight before leading Argentina into the Davis Cup final. "I was close to winning, I played a good match", said del Potro, after a rollercoaster third set which featured five breaks of serve. "I thought it was a great quality of tennis today from both players.

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Murray downs Bautista to claim third Shanghai crown

Djokovic's records include breaking the single-season record with six masters titles in 2015, winning 31 consecutive ATP World Tour Masters 1000 series matches, playing in the finals at all nine ATP Masters 1000 tournaments (shared with Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal), and being the only player to win eight of the nine events (and at least twice).

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Baldwin 'stinks' on SNL, election is rigged

Alec Baldwin's portrayal of Donald Trump on Saturday Night Live has been a huge talking point. McKinnon took the stage again as Hillary Clinton, recreating Sunday's second presidential debate . The show also included a spoof of for Beyonce's Lemonade , in which Melania Trump (played by Cecily Strong ) smashes TVs with a baseball bat and expresses frustration at having to defend her husband through a series of sexual assault allegations.

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Shanghai knight Murray gallops towards top ranking

Serving for the set at 5-4, Murray appeared distracted by movement in the crowd and wasted three set points before Bautista broke back to level the match. Murray is on the verge of passing Djokovic for the men's tennis world number 1 ranking. But were Murray to win in both Vienna and Paris [he has never won the Paris title, and fatigue may become an issue] then due to the vagaries of the way the rankings are calculated, he would become world number one if Djokovic failed to reach the final in ...

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Brady gets Browns (0-4) in return to Patriots

Brady said he is not reflecting on the past or Deflategate after the NFL Players Association announced they would not pursue additional appeals in the case. "I'm anxious about this week against Cleveland". But New England ended up with three wins in its first four games, which meant left most of the rest of the division to simply fight to stay within hailing distance.

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Kuznetsova holds off Osaka to reach Tianjin Open semis

Chinese veteran Peng Shuai beat American Alison Riske 7-6 (3) 6-2 in the final of the Tianjin Open to capture her first Tour title on Sunday. After the final Peng completed the best day of her career by taking the doubles title. The second-seeded Cibulkova screamed for joy and fell on her back after converting her first match point with a service victor. However, her advantage was short lived, with Peng breaking back immediately.

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On The Horizon: Cubs vs. Dodgers NLCS Preview

I truly don't see how the Cubs could lose this series, they have literally every advantage you could want, and for that reason I'm going with a staunch prediction of Cubs in 5 . But Utley lined into a game-ending double play. In Game 4 , John Lackey only gave the Cubs four innings and gave up three runs on seven hits. "We'll be ready (Sunday)".

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Andy Murray powers past Bautista Agut to win Shanghai Masters

Bautista Agut had upset world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the semifinals. While Murray still has a couple of tournaments left this year, including the ATP Tour Finals in London, he's already looking forward to next season and his next major challenge of overtaking Djokovic for the No.

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Leicester would not have beaten Chelsea with Kante - Ranieri

Earlier, Diego Costa's seventh-minute opener set the tone for Chelsea's dominance at the Bridge where they've had a good run against the visitors. "I know that I risked today because if Costa took another yellow card he misses the next game [against United], but Costa's passion is important for the team".

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It's now do or die for the Cincinnati Bengals

The Patriots will certainly look to keep rolling now that Brady is back. This week the Patriots will luck out with not having to defend tight end Tyler Eifert, but the problems Green can present could open up things for another tall receiver, good friend, Brandon LaFell.

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Zeke, Dallas defense lead Cowboys past Bengals

Grading the Dallas Cowboys after Sunday's 28-14 victory against the Cincinnati Bengals at AT&T Stadium. After a slow start to the season, Elliott has become a more patient runner, waiting for the hole to open, then blasting into the open field.

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Jimmy Smith Comments on Week 6 Matchup with Odell Beckham Jr

Beckham was on his best behavior in the Giants' Week 5 loss to the Packers. Ever since the 2012 season, the Giants have been 7-9 in 2013 and 6-10 in both the 2014 and 2015 seasons and now, are off to a 2-3 start, which equals out to a 21-32 record.

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Steele rallies to win PGA Tour season opener at Safeway Open

Kizzire was among 16 players unable to finish their third round on Saturday at Silverado after a heavy rainstorm drenched the Napa, California, course just before sunset and caused puddling on greens. His final chance was to birdie the final hole and force a playoff. And it got rid of that sour memory from a year ago when he made five bogeys in a six-hole stretch on the back nine.

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Jose Mourinho weighs in on ref banter

Sadio Mane has said it was his decision, not Southampton's, to reject the opportunity to join Manchester United in 2015. However, Jose Mourinho's Manchester United are expected to be well prepared for their biggest game of the campaign thus far when they travel to Merseyside on Monday .

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Without TE Jordan Reed, Redskins can lean on Vernon Davis

The Eagles (3-1) lost their top receiver, Jordan Matthews, for the preseason before the preseason began. A win today against Washington gives the Eagles a lot of necessary momentum for their Week 7 tilt at home against the Minnesota Vikings and Sam Bradford .

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Patriots Week 6 Victory: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Gronkowski caught seven passes on nine targets for a career-high 162 yards receiving and one touchdown, and Brady explained that Gronkowski - now one of the team's longest-tenured players now in his seventh season - has improved with age. Brady threw a second touchdown pass to White, which also came after a 38-yard completion to Gronkowski. In two games, both wins, Brady is 57 of 75 for 782 yards, six TDs and no interceptions.


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