• Colin Kaepernick was 'not invited' to National Football League talks about anthem protests
Colin Kaepernick was 'not invited' to National Football League talks about anthem protests

According to our sources, though, it is the second motivation that may be more in play here and that is that Kaepernick is a true believer, and that he knows he's going to lose but by pursuing his cause he can keep it on the front pages for some time to come as National Football League owners clearly began a focus on finding ways to get it out of t...

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  • Saints get three defensive touchdowns to beat Lions
Saints get three defensive touchdowns to beat Lions

They turned the ball over too many times on offense and couldn't stop the run on defense. "It's big for us to win three games in a row". WELCOME BYE: Stafford made it clear Detroit's Week 6 bye is coming at a good time - not just because of his ankle.

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  • Vikings are taking a risk by pulling Teddy Bridgewater off PUP list
Vikings are taking a risk by pulling Teddy Bridgewater off PUP list

Bridgewater suffered a dislocated knee and torn ACL on August 30, 2016, during a non-contact drill in the Vikings final practice of that preseason. Bridgewater's next step is to see how his knee responds to practice and rigorous activity. Now that Bridgewater has been cleared, the team has three weeks to decide whether or not to place him o...

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  • Jurgen Klopp Reports
Jurgen Klopp Reports "Absolutely Good News" On Injured Liverpool Star

News of Lallana's injury in pre-season came as a blow ahead of the start of 2017-18, but Klopp insists as is the case with any fitness issues his squad may have, it's something Liverpool have to accept. "Ox is a big signing for us, an English global and stuff like this, but coming in and doesn't play regularly - I understand all the things, but e...

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  • Karthik, Shardul in; Rahul out for New Zealand ODIs
Karthik, Shardul in; Rahul out for New Zealand ODIs

He had a prolific season in the Duleep Trophy where he scored two centuries from three matches. Mumbai speedster Thakur was in the limited-overs squad that played in Sri Lanka but was not selected against Australia. The selection committee has gone for the same middle order comprising of Manish Pandey, Hardik Pandey, Kedar Jadhav and MS Dhoni...

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  • Rafa Benitez on Everton's shortlist to replace Ronald Koeman
Rafa Benitez on Everton's shortlist to replace Ronald Koeman

I'm not interested in his comments. 'But we took the risk to play three at the back. "We also defended well against the direct play of Brighton ". "That's good for him, that's good for us and let's hope he will be totally fit and available for next weekend".

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  • Jets fans burn Tom Brady in effigy
Jets fans burn Tom Brady in effigy

New England Patriots wide receiver Brandin Cooks caught 6 passes for 93 yards against the New York Jets in Week 6. "Probably a lot to learn from it". We don't go into every game saying man, I hope the refs show up today. "It gets you fired up". Best review. for the Pats: Austin Seferian-Jenkins appeared to have a touchdown reception in the ...

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  • Packers: Rodgers Could Miss Rest Of Season With Broken Collarbone
Packers: Rodgers Could Miss Rest Of Season With Broken Collarbone

He was initially deemed questionable, but the Packers announced after halftime that he would not return to the game. This time, it might be up to Brett Hundley - or whoever else ends up playing quarterback for coach Mike McCarthy - for the duration after Rodgers broke his collarbone after a hit from Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony B...

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  • Elliott remains eligible to play
Elliott remains eligible to play

Ezekiel Elliott is seeking an immediate recall of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for their mandate so they can pursue a full-panel rehearing with the court. Should the court decide to hear the en banc hearing - and the judges ruled 2-1 against Elliott, so there is some dissension - it could be months before anything actually happens and Ell...

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  • Mobile Caps Roaming Data In Mexico And Canada Starting November 12
Mobile Caps Roaming Data In Mexico And Canada Starting November 12

After T-Mobile introduced unlimited Netflix streaming earlier this week, this plan comes as a slap to travelers who spend their time watching youtube videos or business owners relying on unlimited LTE data plans. The company will also send you an alert when you've used up 80 percent and 100 percent of your LTE data. A spotlight on how Canadians w...

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  • Sunday morning 49ers talk: Bowman to the Raiders?
Sunday morning 49ers talk: Bowman to the Raiders?

He was added to the roster Saturday to take the spot vacated when linebacker NaVorro Bowman was released. "We wish him and his family great success". While several teams have already been linked to the seasoned defender, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com is now reporting that at least one more franchise has entered the fold: The Oakland Raiders .

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  • Rishard Matthews says he'd quit National Football League if forced to stand for anthem
Rishard Matthews says he'd quit National Football League if forced to stand for anthem

However, Matthews' father reportedly served in the Marines for 23 years, and his brother was actually killed in Afghanistan while working as a private defense contractor in 2015 after previously serving in Iraq. Matthews announced September 28 he was donating $75,000 to a group of "organizations working in oppressed communities". "Moving forwar...

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  • Tottenham Boss Mauricio Pochettino Brands Pep Guardiola 'Disrespectful' Over Harry Kane Comments
Tottenham Boss Mauricio Pochettino Brands Pep Guardiola 'Disrespectful' Over Harry Kane Comments

But I think many people took those words as very disrespectful for the club, and for many players here I think it's a unusual situation. So I'm really disappointed if he said that. 'When they lost against Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-final, I said it was incredible, because Chelsea had four shots on target and scored four goals .

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  • Court vacates injunction, Elliott suspension back on, with a twist
Court vacates injunction, Elliott suspension back on, with a twist

If Elliott's legal team can't put the suspension on hold again, he would miss the next 6 games. The NFL Player's Association will file a petition for a rehearing of Ezekiel Elliott's case with the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, according to multiple reports.

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  • Portugal, France book World Cup tickets, Netherlands eliminated
Portugal, France book World Cup tickets, Netherlands eliminated

The Netherlands , finalists in 2010, will not be at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, despite a 2-0 win over Sweden on the night. However, the Netherlands had gone into the fixture needing a miraculous 7-0 win to survive. Greece thumped Gibraltar 4-0 in Piraeus to claim second place in Group H, behind already qualified Belgium , ...

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  • Jerry Jones Playing Role Of Bad Guy With Anthem Stance
Jerry Jones Playing Role Of Bad Guy With Anthem Stance

That's because the Cowboys owner, apparently under pressure from Trump , said that any Cowboys player who disrespects the flag won't play for the team. By the time the locker room opened to the media on Wednesday, a good portion of the players had headed to their cars. The Cowboys have a bye week and will not play until next Sunday.

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  • U.S. drops out of Unesco over arrears, 'anti-Israel bias'
U.S. drops out of Unesco over arrears, 'anti-Israel bias'

In a lengthy written statement , Irina Bokova, Unesco's director-general, expressed regret at the American withdrawal and said that the American people shared the organization's goals. In July, Unesco declared the ancient and hotly contested core of Hebron , in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, as a Palestinian World Heritage site in danger, a deci...

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  • Australian woman casually picks up stranded shark with her bare hands
Australian woman casually picks up stranded shark with her bare hands

Hatheier told The ABC she's a regular in the waters in Cronulla and when she heard about the shark , she knew she had to act. "He was pretty distressed and bumping into things, so I just followed him around for a bit", she said. "I thought, as long as I keep my hand near its fins it couldn't bite me; I wouldn't have grabbed it by the tail thou...

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  • Barcelona set sights back on Philippe Coutinho
Barcelona set sights back on Philippe Coutinho

It's hardly surprising that Barcelona's interest in Coutinho hasn't wavered. The Catalan giants spent the summer chasing Coutinho as they attempted to fill the Neymar-shaped hole to the left of the three-peaked attack but ultimately failed, despite the Brazilian telling Liverpool of his desire to leave the club.

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  • NY Giants' Beckham Jr., Marshall, Harris to have season-ending surgery
NY Giants' Beckham Jr., Marshall, Harris to have season-ending surgery

The Giants have announced that Beckham fractured his left ankle in the closing minutes of the game against the Chargers , and he will have to undergo surgery sometime this week to fix the damage. They were two of four wide receivers injured in the game Sunday. Eagan signed with the Giants in August and joined the practice squad in Septembe...

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  • Moving brush fire threatens 1000 homes in Southern California
Moving brush fire threatens 1000 homes in Southern California

The fire, which broke out around 9:45 a.m., was burning about a mile from the recent Canyon Fire that eventually blackened more than 2,600 acres and took more than a week to contain. With between 3,000 and 4,000 residents potentially impacted, mandatory evacuations have been ordered in several areas around the fire (detailed in the map below).

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  • Titans Will Struggle If Mariota Misses Time
Titans Will Struggle If Mariota Misses Time

Eleven personnel hasn't been working for the Dolphins and if their offense is in fact predicated on establishing the run game first, look for them to experiment with more 22 or 12 personnel packages. "That was about it". The Dolphins have been held to just six points over their last two games. He's completing 66.7 percent of his passes for 614 ...

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  • Florida falls to LSU following missed extra point
Florida falls to LSU following missed extra point

LSU coach Ed Orgeron met Monday with 12 players - at least one from each position group - to hash things out, and he sent those players back to their position groups for another series of meetings. It sure didn't hurt to catch some breaks, especially when Florida kicker Eddie Pineiro missed badly on an extra point that would have tied the game...

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  • Scotland seals dramatic late win over Slovakia
Scotland seals dramatic late win over Slovakia

An own-goal from former Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel gave the Scots a deserved win in the 89th minute. Scotland , which now has 13 points from its past five games, moves up to second in the table. Now we need to keep believing as we go towards Sunday'. Craig Gordon had a night to remember at Hampden on Thursday as he won his 50th cap...

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  • Joe Girardi on Yankees' Game 2 collapse: 'I screwed up'
Joe Girardi on Yankees' Game 2 collapse: 'I screwed up'

He added later: "I mean, how many times have you seen a player, say check, check, check, and it ends up being the call that they called?" Yankees pitchers will be throwing to catcher Gary Sanchez , whose defense has been criticized this year, but manager Joe Girardi is happy with the progress Sanchez has made behind the plate.

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  • Nadal breezes through to quarters at China Open
Nadal breezes through to quarters at China Open

But Kyrgios showed his best side for a Beijing crowd that lapped up his fearsome shot-making and showmanship. The 16-time Grand Slam champion is expecting a hard match: "Tomorrow will be a tough one, for sure". Goffin will next meet Argentine eighth seed Diego Schwartzman who eased past Steve Johnson of America 6-0, 7-5. "My dream is true n...

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  • Australia captain Steve Smith to miss India T20s through injury
Australia captain Steve Smith to miss India T20s through injury

Due to rain, India's target was set at 48 runs in six overs. The DLS method was required after Australia's innings was cut short by bad weather, the tourists having lurched to 118-8 by the time rain stopped play during the 19th over. The star batsman - who has not played a T20 for his country since March 2016 - was in doubt after hurting his ...

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  • England 'giving everything they've got', says Southgate
England 'giving everything they've got', says Southgate

Southgate knows just how heavy the Three Lions' shirt can weigh, having won 57 caps and, most pertinently, missed the penalty that saw them exit Euro 96 in the semi-finals. England are unbeaten in their last 38 qualifiers for the European Championships and World Cup, yet their recent performances have been met with little praise from their fans.

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  • Gareth Southgate sees potential in England ahead of World Cup
Gareth Southgate sees potential in England ahead of World Cup

Jamie Redknapp has urged England to finally perform on the big stage after securing qualification for the World Cup in Russian Federation. Rashford and Kane played the entirety of England's unconvincing 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Slovenia last night.

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  • Secessionists Can't Speak for All Catalans in Clash With Spain
Secessionists Can't Speak for All Catalans in Clash With Spain

The Catalan government announced that 90 per cent of nearly 2.3 million voters had voted in favour of independence. The violent response of Spanish authorities to the referendum - broadcast worldwide with images of police using rubber bullets and batons on voters - has prompted discomfort internationally and fury in Catalonia.

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