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Place Ravens flourish at expense of winless Browns

Are you rooting for an 0-16 season for the Cleveland Browns? But after taking a 7-3 lead, the Browns didn't score another point, and a quarter later, the Ravens offense finally broke from its malaise. And that quarterback will need some more weapons and better protection than what Kessler, Josh McCown , Robert Griffin III and the others have gotten this year.

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Smalling faces month out for Manchester United with broken toe

Smalling has played 11 times for United this season but has missed their past four games. Smalling had already supposedly taken two injections in his foot to participate in United's 4-0 defeat to Chelsea in October, but that did not prevent the England worldwide bearing the brunt of an attack from Mourinho in the wake of the Red Devils' win over Swansea.

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Hamilton fastest in both practices in Brazil, edges Rosberg

The Interlagos circuit has a history of wet races and shocking finishes. Marginally quicker than rookie Max Verstappen in FP1, the Brit and his team-mate Nico Rosberg were nearly half a second faster than third placed Valtteri Bottas during the second session.

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LeBron, Cavs follow White House with win, 105-94 at Wizards

James, who ranks 2nd in the National Basketball Association at 9.9 assists per contest, is coming off a 23-point, nine-rebound, five-assist effort in Tuesday night's loss against Atlanta at The Q. On Friday morning, Beal did not fully participate in the team's shootaround, however he did offer an optimistic prognosis after completing a solo workout.

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Today's UFC Presser Turned Into A Huge McGregor / Alvarez Biffo

Do you know anyone who has traveled over for the event? But in a recent interview with FloCombat the undefeated Russian made it clear that he is rooting for Alvarez because he believes that " The Notorious " SBG fighter is likely to duck him.

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Australia v South Africa Test cricket: Careers on the line in Hobart

South Africa came into this series on an upturn of form beating New Zealand in a Test series as well as whitewashing Australia 5-0 in the recently concluded One Day International (ODI) series and it showed with the team looking confident from ball one of the Perth Test.

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She skipped class for Cubs' parade; professor's response was classic

The Friday victory party, which included a parade earlier in the day, is new territory for long-suffering fans of the Cubs, who hadn't won a World Series title in more than a century before their Game 7, extra-inning thriller Wednesday night in Cleveland.

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43-Year-Old Bartolo Colon Signs With Atlanta Braves

With 233 career wins compared to 162 losses and a 3.93 career ERA, Colon should rightfully earn a spot on the Hall of Fame ballot for his consitent excellence in baseball. He went 44-34 with a 3.90 ERA in three seasons with the Mets. The 33-year-old Kendrick made 123 starts - 79 in left field, 23 at second base, 14 at third base and seven at first base - and made only five errors .

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Board of Elections outlines process to determine NC Governor

GOP senators held 34 seats previously. "He's just so badly needed to turn this state around", said Democrat and Cooper supporter Dave Morgan, 73, of Greensboro. The victor succeeds Cooper. His campaign estimates tens of thousands of ballots, including military and absentee ballots have not been counted. Cooper claimed victory over McCrory, but the Republican incumbent told his supporters "the election is not over" while citing some still-uncounted votes.

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Mexico wins 1st World Cup qualifier in US since 1972

It was the end of a streak, the end of " dos a cero ." the end of Mexico's Columbus curse and, possibly, the start of some World Cup nerves for the United States . But the Yanks fell asleep on the decisive corner kick, with John Brooks appearing to lose Márquez before he scored a cathartic victor. The play would never have materialized were it not for some brilliant distribution from Jozy Altidore who helped compose and build the play.

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Sherman & Bills take blocked-kick feud to Twitter

Still less than a year removed from a major knee injury , Graham used his right arm to catch a 17-yard touchdown from Wilson on the first play of the second quarter and later used the same arm to cradle an 18-yard TD pass in the final moments of the first half.

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Jones' midseason musings: 10 burning questions for the NFL

The last time the Seahawks and Patriots were on the same field, Malcolm Butler was making a Super Bowl-saving play for New England. Now for the AFC's favorite for a Super Bowl appearance: the Patriots. The Chargers (4-5) are only two games behind with seven games remaining. The Bengals will be desperate to get back to.500 to stay alive in their division.

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Haseeb Hameed relishing taking on India in England debut

It really depends on what the bowler and a wicketkeeper, most importantly, think about the particular event or if a referral has to be made. "I think it's going to be an exciting series". The Lancashire youngster is undaunted by what he agrees is perhaps the biggest challenge in cricket at present, trying to get a foothold for England against the world's No 1 team and their table-topping bowler Ravi Ashwin.

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Ganguly on Kohli as captain, Pandya as an allrounder, and more

With the help of Opta, we highlight some key numbers that tell the story of the 30-year-old's impressive career to date . I just take it as a setback in my career. He has developed quickly. Cook said: "Has is going to open the batting and Ben is going to bat at four". Looking ahead at the Test and the series overall, Cook felt it was a biggie and his side has lived beyond expectations of late.

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Australia's Adam Voges fit for 2nd test vs South Africa

Since January 2007, Australia and South Africa have played 14 Tests and won six each, while two have resulted in draws. The reason that market is so lopsided against the Aussies is that the second Test is literally under a cloud, with constant rain expected to ruin the first two days of play.

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Jose Mourinho: Manchester United Manager May Feel Embarrassed Over Star Player's Injury

Mourinho appeared to question the commitment of Smalling and left back Luke Shaw after the England internationals missed Sunday's 3-1 win over Swansea City. "I thought United would settle down quicker than they have with the new signings, they haven't - it looks like it's still going to be a bit painful.

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Embiid scores 25 to lead 76ers to first win

The Sixers will take on the Atlanta Hawks tomorrow night, in Atlanta. The Pacers had the game lost in regulation before the Sixers gifted in a chance to win in overtime when Gerald Henderson fouled Paul George , who tied the game at the line.

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Cricket Odds: Australia vs. South Africa Second-Test Betting Preview

Australia need to pull, up on their batting as they collapsed in the Perth Test after a flying start from their openers. A misfiring Australia head into today's second Test against South Africa in Hobart under pressure to save the series and avert a full-blown crisis which would nearly certainly be triggered by a fifth consecutive Test defeat.

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Ton-up Stuart Broad aiming to shine

Ben Stokes is the key player for England, his destructive batting prowess shocked South Africa a year ago and his reverse swing saved England the blushes in the first Test against Bangladesh. Stokes was 19 not out. The first of five tests takes place in Rajkot where captains Alastair Cook and Virat Kohli will begin a lengthy and grueling battle over the next six weeks.

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Curry leads Warriors to 125-101 rout of Nuggets

Golden State's motormouth power forward had his most efficient and aggressive game of the season, scoring 16 points on 6/11 shooting including 4/5 from downtown. Green took five threes in the first quarter. With 0.7 seconds left, Vince Carter threw a baseline inbound lob pass that Marc Gasol caught and shot in midair 8 feet from the basket for the game-winner.

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Philly's Alvarez primed for fight of his life

Of course, it's entirely possible guys like Stephens, Woodley and Edgar are simply calling out McGregor because they want the payday that comes with fighting the Irishman. Both fighters are very capable grapplers, but Tate in particular is a savvy veteran who does her best work on the mat and shows excellent control on top, and I think that's where she'll win this fight.

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UFC loads 3 title fights under bright lights of NYC debut

The Dubliner long ago transcended the status of MMA fighter. Sparta's Jim Miller has been a part of most of the UFC's landmark cards in recent years. The price of being as big a star as Conor McGregor is that there's no easy fights for him anymore, no matter which division he chooses to operate in, and that includes this match-up with Alvarez .

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Prescott, red-hot Cowboys visit struggling Steelers

They're getting healthier. And a three-game losing skid doesn't seem to have shaken the confidence of a locker room well aware it's not living up to its enormous potential. The Dallas Cowboys have one of the NFL's top offenses - via DVOA , EPA or any other advanced metric you choose - and we all know why. "The first thing that stands out to me on tape is his decisiveness", Steelers CB Ross Cockrell said of Prescott.

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Bartolo Colon, Braves agree to deal

While he isn't necessarily one of the premium free agents this winter (though who really is?), Dickey is officially the first domino to fall. Colon is now 10 wins behind the Hall of Famer, and likely would not have received as many starts with the Mets as the will be scheduled to make with Atlanta.

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Manchester United manager questions his players after defeat

Mkhitaryan replaced Marcus Rashford for the final half-hour of United's Europa League clash with Fenerbahce on Thursday, November 3, his first appearance since the Manchester derby in September. Wayne Rooney's superb late goal was merely a consolation - albeit one that equalled Ruud van Nistelrooy's 38-goal record as United's all-time European top scorer - and Mourinho admitted his side did not deserve to win in Istanbul, accusing them of treating the match like a "summer friendly".

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Baffling officiating continues to ruin the National Football League season

Referee Walt Anderson totally botched things with three seconds remaining in the first half, costing Buffalo a field goal that wound up having a bearing on the outcome of the game. One of the most remarkable and memorable plays from the game involved Woods. "In the big picture, things are still within our grasp", he said . The Bills' defense had a ideal start, forcing a three-and-out right when the game started.

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Marquez's late goal lifts Mexico over US 2-1 in qualifier

In 2009, the Americans led Mexico 2-0 in Columbus when Clint Dempsey missed a penalty kick in the waning minutes - perhaps to preserve the now-historic scoreline? The U.S. Defender John Brooks was supposed to cover Marquez. “We lost him there. Mexican fans have been known to throw cups filled with urine at players from rival teams on the pitch.

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Hamilton to wear Senna-inspired helmet for Brazil

He is now level with boyhood idol's tally of three championships, and at the Mexican Grand Prix moved him level with Senna's rival Alain Prost's tally of 51 career victories. Red Bull are the only other team to have claimed a race win this year, with Max Verstappen triumphing for the first time in Spain after a first-lap collision between the Silver Arrows.

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Gareth Bale scores Real Madrid's fastest-ever Champions League goal

Ronaldo, whose side face Legia in a Champions League clash, signed merchandise after posing for pictures. "I always prefer to play in front of supporters even away from home because that's what football is all about, but that's the situation we face", Zidane told a news conference on Tuesday.

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Working with Andy Murray 'a huge honour' - Jamie Delgado

I'd been close to winning slams a number of times, but I'd never been that close to being No 1 until the last few months or so, so it wasn't something I'd been thinking about loads. Open final. "Looking at the qualities he possesses as a player but also his determination to the sport, which is very impressive, there is a good chance he can play at this level for some time".

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Wasps centre Elliot Daly set for first England start against South Africa

Elliot Daly (Wasps, 5 caps), 12. Wood returns after almost a year of Test exile, having been previously overlooked by Eddie Jones , who replaced Stuart Lancaster as coach following hosts England's first-round exit at last year's World Cup.

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Abysmal Argentina thrashed 3-0 by magnificent Brazil

Brazil's Neymar celebrates after scoring his side's second goal against Argentina during a 2018 World Cup qualifying soccer match at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte , Brazil, Thursday Nov. That affects us. I watched on TV the game in Cordoba [Argentina's home loss 1-0 to Paraguay on October 11] and I could see that the players were booed and insulted.

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Manchester United's Chris Smalling facing at least month on sidelines

When asked about the England internationals, Mourinho told MUTV: "Smalling doesn't feel that he can play 100% with his pain, Luke Shaw told me this morning that he was not in the condition to play, so we had to build a defensive line". "Obviously it's a hard one because I don't know the reason for the comments Jose's made", Southgate said. The defender is said to have broken a toe so badly in two places that he will be absent for at least the next four weeks.

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Obama promises peaceful transition of power, urges country to unite behind Trump

Global stock markets and US stock futures plunged, but later recovered somewhat, reflecting investor concern over what a Trump presidency might mean. This was probably the first time that a presidential nominee initially chose not to concede defeat.

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UFC 205: McGregor 'focusing on history,' Alvarez predicting 2-round victory

UFC superstar Conor McGregor is not one to live by such conventions. Only Conor McGregor could get into a feud at the UFC 205 weigh-in with someone other than his opponent. Alvarez went on to add that on November 12th, he's going to "reveal the quit" in McGregor. At 4/5 [Ladbrokes], McGregor is a worthy favourite [Alvarez is 23/20].


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