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Texas loses to West Virginia

West Virginia: The Mountaineers return home next Saturday to host Big 12 leader Oklahoma in a game with huge implications for the league title. "Our goal at the beginning of the year was to win the Big 12", said Mountaineers coach Dana Holgorsen, who is now 44-29 overall with three wins against the Longhorns, including two in a row over the Big 12's premier program.

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McGregor knocks out Alvarez to make UFC history

I've spent a lot of time Joe, slating everyone in the company. "Fighting in Madison Square Garden, or in the Nassau Coliseum, would definitely be a dream come true". His first three knockdowns came within the first three minutes of the fight. Carmouche says she anxious after Chookagian landed a big kick in the third round, a blow that spurred a roar from the Madison Square Garden crowd anticipating a stoppage.

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McGregor Wins 2nd UFC Belt at Madison Square Garden Debut

With the win, McGregor not only accomplished a feat previously unseen in the Octagon by becoming a two-division champion, but he also fulfilled a goal of first established by himself when he signed with the UFC in 2013. "No one's talked to me as a businessman since the sale's happened". McGregor with his two belts in the post-fight press conference. UFC has not decided if McGregor will be allowed to defend both championships.

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Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel score as Nigeria beat Algeria

And the 29 year-old midfielder, who was also pleased to get on the score sheet during the game, urged his side not to be carried away by their feat against the Fennecs. The qualifying tournament will resume in August 2017 with Nigeria hosting Cameroon and Zambia at home to Algeria . South Africa converted a penalty that should not have been awarded as they beat Senegal 2-1 in Polokwane and trails Group D leader Burkina Faso on goal difference.

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Edin Dzeko sent off after pulling opponent's shorts down during game

Dzeko pulled the RB Leipzig defender's shorts, earning a second booking. A shame that he didn't use the Sokratic method; pantsing today is so often about answers and not questions. "They said I started the fight myself, but how could I do that if I was the only one to have fallen to the ground?" In Brussels, Estonia found itself 3-0 down in the first 25 minutes through goals by Thomas Meunier, Mertens and Eden Hazard.

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Dion Lewis won't play for Patriots on Sunday night

As many probably remember, Lewis was incredible for New England last season before being placed on injured reserve. Complimenting the bruising Blount is passing down back James White. He totaled 49 carries for 234 yards and two touchdowns to go along with 36 receptions for 388 yards and two touchdowns. LeGarrette Blount: "He's nasty in the open field ".

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England down Scotland 3-0 at Wembley

Southgate's interim spell in charge is due to end with Tuesday's friendly against Spain, and FA officials are expected to rubber-stamp his appointment shortly after next week's game. "That's not my decision", Southgate said. "He has given good stability", he said . We want bravery - but not stupidity at times. Last time we were thrown together in hard circumstances but this time he's started to get his points across in training and it's important we buy in and keep going.

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Clemson Crumble: Tigers seemed headed for a fall for a while

Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson put up 580 passing yards, good for the Atlantic Coast Conference record, while Pitt put up over 300 yards in the air and over 150 on the ground. That set up the late-game drama. This time Saleem Brightwell intercepted Watson's pass on the goal line and returned the ball 70 yards to the Clemson 30-yard line, before a diving Mike Williams saved a sure touchdown.

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Gareth Bale insists Wales can still qualify despite Serbia draw

Wales nearly doubled their lead moments later when Ramsey fed Bale down the left and his cross was diverted just wide by Robson-Kanu at the far post. They came from behind to beat Hungary 2-1 and reach the quarter-finals, where, without injured talisman John Charles, they put up a spirited fight in a 1-0 loss to eventual champions Brazil.

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Seahawks Find Some Balance, Toughness in Win Over Patriots

For some reason, coach Pete Carroll made a decision to go for two, and the attempt failed. A fade, I had to go up to him and initiate a move. Gronkowski said he wasn't making excuses on the last-ditch play. But he's put all reminiscing out of his mind this week. "That's not gonna help us win this game", Butler said. "This is bigger than me". We had to play better than the way we played.

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Eagles of Death Metal frontman Jesse Hughes barred from Bataclan

The names of the killed were read out loud to a crowd that stood in silence, according to reports. France declared a state of emergency after the November 13 attacks. A commemorative plaque unveiled by Hollande and Hidalgo is seen next to the A La Bonne Biere cafe in Paris . Trapp elaborated on the Germany national team's decision to remain at Stade de France that night and retains "extraordinary" memories of the solidarity shown by both sets of players in the hard hours following the ...

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Redskins rally for roller coaster win vs. Vikings

Defensively, the Vikings are yielding 15.8 points and 298.9 total yards (205.8 in passing and 93.1 in rushing) per game against the opponents. FAST FACTS: Vikings QB Sam Bradford has thrown just one interception in seven games despite attempting 243 passes (37.1 pass attempts per game).

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Real Madrid waste record-setting Bale goal in draw against Legia Warsaw

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane has blamed lack of intensity for their 3-3 draw against Legia Warszawa in their Champions League group stage clash here. Sevilla moved closer to the knockout stages after easing to a 4-0 win over a Dinamo Zagreb side that played the entire second half with 10 men. We wanted to win the game and whenever you play with three at the back you're running a risk.

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In one quarter, LeBron James went from subpar to sublime

Smith had given the President his tattoo T-shirt like he originally meant to do. He shot 14 of 26 from the field and made several key jumpers down the stretch as the Raptors erased a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter to win for the fifth time in six games.

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Doug Martin questionable, a game-time decision this week

However, Martin's steady improvement in the practices offered an encouraging sign. Chicago did in last season's win in Tampa. With the passing game, the Bears have 258 passing yards per game and the Bucs have 249. He totaled 295-yards on 60 carries in eight games in 2013. That has been a plus as John Fox's team looks to get healthier. BEARS ' undoing came primarily in 4 quarter first half of season.

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Facebook glitch labels Mark Zuckerberg, and others, as dead

Facebook planned to bring in the the new messaging to existing memorialized pages, but by mistake displayed it on the account of 2 million facebook users. He insisted that "more than 99 per cent of what people see is authentic" but admitted there was more that could be done to ensure this stood at 100 per cent.

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Catanzaro kicks Arizona to 23-20 victory over San Francisco

Hyde and the ground game were completely ineffective - he finished with 13 carries for just 14 yards. In all, he was intercepted four times that day. "You see how many games are won and lost by scoring or stopping somebody from scoring at halftime, or scoring or stopping somebody from scoring at the end of the game", Fitzgerald said.

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Lillard scored 32 in Blazers' 112-105 win over Denver

Already this season, Lillard has scored more points in what the National Basketball Association considers " clutch situations " (when a game is within five points with five minutes or less left) than anyone else in the league. "We can not continue to turn the ball over 18, 19 times a game if we want to give ourselves a chance to win", Denver coach Mike Malone told reporters.

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California Chrome Looks Primed for a Classic Run

Espinoza has been California Chrome's exclusive rider since his 3-year-old season. It was a first Breeders' Cup success for trainer Brian Lynch. "Chrome brings 5,000 people around the paddock area". Chrome won that race in 2:01.83 after finishing second in it a year earlier, his last defeat before six consecutive victories this year. Corona Del Inca fractured her right front leg in the Breeders' Cup Distaff.

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West Virginia's bend-but-don't-break defense comes through against Texas

Tickets remain for home games with Oklahoma (Nov. 19) and Baylor (Dec. 3) and can be purchased online at WVUGAME.com or by calling 1-800-WVU GAME. In the fourth quarter, trailing 24-20, Texas failed to convert a 4th and 6 deep in West Virginia territory when Collin Johnson ran a route a yard short of the sticks.

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Jets vs. Rams: Biggest pregame storylines heading into Week 9

So it boils down to this: can Ryan Fitzpatrick or Bryce Petty avoid turnovers against the Rams defense better than Case Keenum can against the Jets defense? Carson Wentz threw for 364 yards, but also threw two interceptions and no touchdowns.

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Jets will start Bryce Petty at quarterback vs. Rams

Greg Zuerlein kicked three field goals, including a go-ahead 34-yarder with 6:52 left, helping the Rams (4-5) snap a four-game losing streak and avoid their first five-game skid since Weeks 9-13 last season. The Rams opened the fourth quarter with another drive in the red zone, but it yielded only three points for the third time in the game as the offensive ineptitude continued.

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Blocked point-after kick lifts Broncos past Saints, 25-23

The Saints did use up their timeouts to preserve the clock, but Brees had almost three full minutes to get to the end zone. It was up to the Denver defense to hold Brees and the Saints one more time. Should the league take that play out of the game entirely? "It made it a lot closer than it probably should have been". On the extra point attempt, Justin Simmons hurdled over the center and blocked the kick of Lutz.

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Giroud confident on Arsenal future despite limited action

France worldwide Giroud has fallen down the pecking order this season after reporting back for duty late after Euro 2016, which allowed Alexis Sanchez to cement his place as the first-choice centre-forward. "At this time, the coach has opted for the solution of Sanchez leading the attack, partly because of my injury", added the former Montpellier man. After selling Paul Pogba to Manchester United, the Italian club were awash with cash and were looking to spend big on a marquee signing.

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Jared Goff could start Week 11 vs. Dolphins

That being said, a loss to the Jets on Sunday puts Los Angeles' record at 3-6 and gives them little shot of making the playoffs. If Case Keenum struggles today against the New York Jets, the Rams will consider going to Goff as early as next week, which would create an ideal circumstance.

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Hamilton win takes F1 title battle down to last race

Rosberg would have been crowned champion had he won at a rain-soaked Interlagos yesterday - but Hamilton , who is aiming for three titles in a row and a fourth overall, kept his cool in a marathon race which was suspended on two occasions and took more than three hours to complete as persistent rain wreaked havoc in Sao Paulo.

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Demonetisation: Banks closed today; queues get longer at ATMs

This apart, refusal by many shops to accept Rs 10 coins suspecting those to be counterfeit ones added to the plight of the people. Almost half of India's 202,000 ATMs were shut on Friday and those that operated quickly ran out of the new notes as scores of people descended upon them.

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Jake Long has torn Achilles' tendon, likely out for season

Will the Viking end their offensive drought? "When he was presented with man coverage he did a great job just creating separation and making plays against that too". Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh has been tight-lipped in recent days about the struggles that prompted the team to bring in free agents for tryouts this week.

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Arizona escapes with win on Catanzaro's field goal

GLENDALE, Ariz. - The San Francisco 49ers finally made progress in some of the most important problem areas that have plagued them during their previous seven losses Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. "Our defense played well today". There was a 45 completion to Quinton Patton on the first play after a turnover forced by Eli Harold that led to a Phil Dawson field goal in the third quarter.

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Saints May Be Catching the Broncos at the Right Time

Remember when Saints-Seahawks was all about a special defense (Seattle) taking on a special offense ( New Orleans ) and, perhaps specifically, the best pass defense of the last half-decade (Seattle) matching wits against the most prolific passing offense of the last decade ( New Orleans )? Defense is the staple of the Denver Broncos, but their offense lacks consistency and big plays.

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Dallas Cowboys Vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Live Stream

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott (4) hands off the Ezekiel Elliott (21) during the second half of an NFL football game against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Pittsburgh , Sunday, Nov. Ben Roethlisberger did not mince words after the Pittsburgh Steelers' fourth straight loss, telling reporters multiple times that the team needs more accountability and discipline.

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Struggling Bears, Buccaneers aim to overcome slow starts

Coach Dirk Koetter said Friday he had the final 48 hours before kickoff to be cleared to play, and Martin will be back in a Bucs uniform as Tampa Bay seeks its first home win of the season. Martin had 17-49-1 rushing but 2 lost fumbles in Week 16 loss to Bears last season. Look for him to complete 56% of his passes for 245 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception.

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Keys to a Dolphins victory vs. Chargers

The Chargers started with bad field position and were quickly forced to punt again - the Dolphins muffed the punt, but were lucky to fall on it for their second fumble recovery in three drives (they recovered the ball after Melvin Ingram strip sacked Tannehill on their first drive).

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Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith is out against Hornets

The Cleveland Cavaliers are ready to put forward an enhanced fight against the Hornets today at Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte. Irving scored 19 points, and Love scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Cavs. James blocked a shot by Frank Kaminsky that led to Jefferson's basket and scored in the lane, putting Cleveland ahead 81-76. It's early, but the 26-year-old Walker is averaging career highs in points, field-goal percentage and 3-point shooting.

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Cristiano Ronaldo scores stunning scissor kick for Portugal

Having struck 5 times in just 2 appearances, the Portuguese captain and talisman Cristiano Ronaldo plundered in another pair of strikes to draw level with Poland's Robert Lewandowski at the top of the goalscoring charts in the qualifying with 7 goals .


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