• Sports Illustrated projects Oklahoma State to play Texas A&M in a bowl
Sports Illustrated projects Oklahoma State to play Texas A&M in a bowl

With 461 yards on the ground through the month of September, last years' SEC Offensive Player of the Year ranks third in the conference in rushing yards behind only John Kelly of Tennessee (494) and Nick Chubb of Georgia (480). He does it from his wide out position, as a runner and on special teams. With different mindset, he said, the Aggies belie...

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  • Woman orders yoga mat but receives 20000 oxycodone tablets
Woman orders yoga mat but receives 20000 oxycodone tablets

A woman in SC got quite a surprise after opening a package she thought contained a yoga mat she had ordered, but found almost 20,000 illegal pills valued at $400,000 instead. "The dealers weren't as intelligent as they thought they were", said Brown. Authorities say each oxycodone-type pill had a street value of about $20, making the total drug b...

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  • Chargers Lose Another Crowd and Another Game
Chargers Lose Another Crowd and Another Game

They'll come to the party with two fewer candles as All-Pro defensive tackle Fletcher Cox (calf) will skip this week and running back-kick returner Darren Sproles (ACL) is done for the year. The Eagles led the Chargers 16-10 at halftime. The offense is bailing out the defense, the defense is bailing out the offense, and special teams some...

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  • Yankees host Twins as Major League Baseball playoffs begin
Yankees host Twins as Major League Baseball playoffs begin

For the Yankees , that would tarnish a 91-win season that included chasing the Red Sox to the final weekend for the AL East title. "We set a goal to prove everybody wrong and we did that today, but we still have work to do". Catcher Gary Sanchez also contributed heavily with 33 dingers and 90 RBI's. Colby Rasmus and ex-Twin Carlos Gomez hit so...

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  • University of Florida Gators 38-24 win over Vanderbilt
University of Florida Gators 38-24 win over Vanderbilt

Earlier, Davis put the Gators ahead for good at 24-17 with a 1-yard scoring run with 6:56 left in the third quarter. Assuming Cleveland won't be available, the Gators will have to reconfigure an offense that also lost quarterback Luke Del Rio (collarbone) for the season against the Commodores.

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  • Test wins for Sri Lanka and South Africa
Test wins for Sri Lanka and South Africa

In a last day thriller, it was the Sri Lankan side the prevailed. The collapse started with the early wicket of Kusal Mendis, who was trapped leg-before wicket by Mohammad Abbas in the third over of the day. The only match that ranks higher is the Mumbai Test involving Australia in 2004-05 when the spinners took 17 wickets at an average of 9.52. ...

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  • Alvaro Morata to be out for six weeks due to hamstring injury
Alvaro Morata to be out for six weeks due to hamstring injury

Spain conducted their own tests on the 24-year-old on Sunday at the Sanitas University hospital of La Moraleja in Madrid, where a scan apparently revealed the myofascial injury. Conte is now left desperately short of forwards as he attempts to guide his side back towards top spot in the Premier League after falling six points behind leaders City .

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  • 'Why leave?' - Former Gunner Hleb urges Alexis Sanchez to stay at Arsenal
'Why leave?' - Former Gunner Hleb urges Alexis Sanchez to stay at Arsenal

Having briefly located a cutting edge, Brighton began the second half in as defensive a style as they started the first. "He can integrate into that type of game very well". "We got the clean sheet, we got the three points", he told BT Sport . The Frenchman's side beat new boys Brighton in a 2-0 victory that saw both teams squander a numbe...

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  • Manchester City Have Identified January Replacement For Benjamin Mendy
Manchester City Have Identified January Replacement For Benjamin Mendy

Mendy , who has made an impressive start to his career at City following his move from Monaco , for a reported £52 million, missed Tuesday's 2-0 win over Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League. A club statement said: " Everyone at the club wishes him a speedy recovery ". "We will see in January", the City boss added. Sergio Aguero also mis...

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  • Verstappen wins in Malaysia, Hamilton second
Verstappen wins in Malaysia, Hamilton second

So a surprise to be up here but I'm very grateful. "The vehicle felt good". Because he failed to set a time in qualifying, the four-time F1 champion was starting the race from last place, so effectively the 20-place grid drop makes no difference.

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  • Chargers explain photo of tarp covering seats at StubHub Center
Chargers explain photo of tarp covering seats at StubHub Center

Covered Seahawks for Tacoma News Tribune for six seasons. Chargers tight end Antonio Gates (85) is unable to catch the ball. Basically, they'll be Screech. Pretty soon, ex-Chargers fans will no longer feel the need to keep tuning in, making ratings nearly non-existent. This should be a high scoring affair come Sunday so getting the passing ga...

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  • India v Australia, 2017: 5th ODI - Statistical Preview
India v Australia, 2017: 5th ODI - Statistical Preview

There will be no let-up in intensity as a ruthless India look to inch closer to yet another series whitewash when they take on a beleaguered Australia in the fourth One-day global in Bengaluru today. "Umesh and Shami bowled well". Virat Kohli has drawn the ire of his own fans over an incident that sunk India in the fourth ODI against A...

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  • Mark Cuban sending Puerto Rico relief supplies via Mavericks' team jet
Mark Cuban sending Puerto Rico relief supplies via Mavericks' team jet

Millions are struggling for basic necessities such as adequate food, water, fuel and electricity. Hurricane Maria , a Category 4 when it hit, swept through the US territory just a week ago leaving much of the island without adequate food, water and fuel.

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  • Ben Stokes: England can win Ashes without all-rounder, says Moeen Ali
Ben Stokes: England can win Ashes without all-rounder, says Moeen Ali

The pair could be among several England players who face European Central Bank action, with Strauss saying: "What I am doing is speaking to the players individually to get their accounts of what went on". "I'd be very comfortable". 'Not only does it fiercely upset and hurt me and family, Harvey is very fortunate to not understand but I do and I...

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  • Harry Kane nets two more goals Spurs beat Huddersfield 4-0
Harry Kane nets two more goals Spurs beat Huddersfield 4-0

Moussa Sissoko added a late fourth. The 24-year-old has now scored 13 goals in eight games for club and country since the start of September - having once again failed to notch in the month of August. Spurs looked a threat every time they advanced with Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli's clever touches opening up space for Kane. Chances were fa...

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  • Hamilton delighted with 'surprise' pole as Vettel nightmare continues
Hamilton delighted with 'surprise' pole as Vettel nightmare continues

Max Verstappen qualified third ahead of Red Bull teammate Daniel Ricciardo , while Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas was fifth. It's also not the first time I've been in a situation like this and probably it will not be the last time.

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  • PRESIDENTS CUP: US has one hand on the trophy
PRESIDENTS CUP: US has one hand on the trophy

Price will hope a big performance from Day and Leishman in the top match can spark something from those players following on later in the session and in the afternoon. Justin Thomas and Rickie Fowler defeated Louis Oosthuizen and Branden Grace , giving the South Africans their first loss in six matches. If for no other reason, the last matc...

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  • Falcons hand Lions controversial first loss of season 30-26
Falcons hand Lions controversial first loss of season 30-26

Matthew Stafford was seemingly set to add to his NFL-leading 27 fourth-quarter comeback wins since 2011, driving Detroit down the field and finding Golden Tate for a touchdown with eight second remaining. Matt Ryan had a nice day of his own, going 19 of 28 for 252 yards and a touchdown. Ricardo Allen is the other Falcon now in the concus...

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  • Martin Keown compares Arsenal youngster to Neymar after Europa League performance
Martin Keown compares Arsenal youngster to Neymar after Europa League performance

Click the right arrow, above, to see talkSPORT's Arsenal player ratings ... Within three minutes, however, they were two down as Walcott struck again, accepting a gift when Scherbitski's awful attempt to pass the ball out of his area gave him the chance to roll a finish inside the post.

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  • Jose Mourinho on Man United's midfield injury crisis
Jose Mourinho on Man United's midfield injury crisis

The duel against Southampton was the first for Manchester United since the beginning of the season , in which the Red Devils scored less than two goals. CSKA manager Viktor Goncharenko played down the significance of United's absentees, but he thinks his side can cause Mourinho's men problems.

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  • Ryanair issues €40 vouchers for flight cancellations, but there's a catch
Ryanair issues €40 vouchers for flight cancellations, but there's a catch

The flights chaos has occurred due to an error with Ryanair's annual leave allocation, which meant pilots were due more time off than they had been given. Ryanair customers can find out which flights are affected and about compensation or re-scheduling arrangements on the company's website . The airline insists that many of these flights, esp...

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  • French Envoy Affirms Participation in PyeongChang Olympics
French Envoy Affirms Participation in PyeongChang Olympics

Karl Stoss, head of Austria's national Olympic committee said, "If the situation gets worse and the security of the athletes is no longer guaranteed, we will not go to South Korea". "Our approach has been that the Olympic Games, whether they be Summer or Winter, are good for American athletes", Wasserman said. "There is not even a hint that there...

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  • 'That's cheating' - Pulis rounds on Sanchez
'That's cheating' - Pulis rounds on Sanchez

Madley did not signal for advantage during the move, while Pulis also referenced an early free-kick awarded to Arsenal , where he believed Sanchez dived and should have been booked. Among those hoping to see better from the midfielder is Ian Wright, who has spoken to BBC Radio 5 Live about the German, saying: "He is easily for me the best technica...

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  • See Chicago Cubs Shortstop Destroy a Cardinals Fan's Nachos
See Chicago Cubs Shortstop Destroy a Cardinals Fan's Nachos

The Cardinals and Cubs continue their four-game series tonight at Busch Stadium. Russell had to wipe quite a bit of cheese off of his arms afterward, and the grounds crew spent a good while figuring out how to remove dirt-caked nachos from the field.

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  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle taken by taniwha
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle taken by taniwha

Harry, 33, is in the city for the Games, a multi-day sporting event he founded in 2014 to inspire and motivate wounded soldiers on their paths to recovery. The subtext was as nuanced as Markle's recent interview with Vanity Fair in which she explained: " We're a couple ..." When her romance with Prince Harry was confirmed, the staff on set...

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  • Government hits out at Premier League clubs over disabled facilities
Government hits out at Premier League clubs over disabled facilities

Conte will likely pick Christensen or Antonio Rudiger to start in place of Luiz. I repeat: "for sure we want to thank him for his effort, not only last season but in the period that he played for Chelsea ". But former England worldwide Owen believes Conte's side will have too much about them for the Potters with Hazard returning to the fold. These...

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  • Chelsea boss Conte: Title tougher this season with Man Utd back
Chelsea boss Conte: Title tougher this season with Man Utd back

Antonio Conte has cast doubts over his Chelsea future by admitting he will not stay overseas for too long. Despite being unsure what the future holds, the former Juventus and Italian national team boss ruled out working in China. I would also like to change my role and become a general manager or sporting director". Perhaps I'll work as a di...

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  • Texans look to keep winning, face tough matchup against Patriots
Texans look to keep winning, face tough matchup against Patriots

Coming into Week three Cooks hadn't yet found pay dirt but he did have three catches for 88 yards in Week one and in Week two he contributed two receptions for 37 yards. The Texans had gone up 33-28 on a field goal with 2:24 to play in the game. That all showed Sunday as Watson drove the Texans down the field. The offense looked back to normal afte...

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  • Brees throws 3 TDs, Saints dominate Panthers 34-13
Brees throws 3 TDs, Saints dominate Panthers 34-13

But I am saying they need to make Newton feel Carolina blue - within the National Football League rules, of course - when he's in or outside the pocket. It's been a rough start for the Saints on defense as they've surrendered 65 points over their first two games. The big culprit is the pass defense, as they are allowing a stunning 11.2 yards per ...

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  • Niasse is Everton's unlikely matchwinner against Bournemouth
Niasse is Everton's unlikely matchwinner against Bournemouth

After going more than six and a half hours without a Premier League goal, Everton scored two in five minutes thanks to Senegal forward Niasse. And it was Oumar Niasse , the striker they have shunned, who turned it all around once he'd come on instead of England's record scorer and lifelong Toffees' fan.

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