• CFB Roundup: Hurts lifts Alabama; Clemson coasts
CFB Roundup: Hurts lifts Alabama; Clemson coasts

Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm was 25-of-39 passing for 301 yards with 3 touchdowns and no interceptions, outplaying Heisman Trophy favorite Tua Tagovailoa who was 10-of-25 passing for 164 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions. But in a script better suited for a Walt Disney movie, backup Jalen Hurts came off the bench to rally Alabam...

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  • Copa Libertadores final match in Madrid will be a one-off - Infantino
Copa Libertadores final match in Madrid will be a one-off - Infantino

The game will take place at Real Madrid's home ground on Sunday, December 9, with kick-off scheduled for 7:30pm GMT/2:30pm ET. River , who were fined $400,000 and ordered to play two CONMEBOL-organised games behind closed doors due to the bus incident , insist the actions of those who threw missiles at the vehicle "are in no way the responsibil...

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  • Mike McCarthy was surprised by firing
Mike McCarthy was surprised by firing

Murphy said the process of hiring the next head coach would begin immediately. McCarthy's career in Green Bay ends with him having posted a 125-77-2 record en route to leading the team to one Super Bowl title. Our coaches do a good job I think preparing us to do that. "I appreciate everything he has done for this team". McDaniels brings tempera...

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  • Bears coach Matt Nagy mum about Kareem Hunt - and Bears’ plans
Bears coach Matt Nagy mum about Kareem Hunt - and Bears’ plans

During a live interview with ESPN on Sunday , the NFL's reigning rushing champion also said that league officials never spoke to him about the incident while conducting their own investigation, and that he never saw the security camera video until TMZ Sports posted it Friday.

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  • No. 1 Alabama will play No. 4 Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl
No. 1 Alabama will play No. 4 Oklahoma in the Orange Bowl

The Buckeyes beat the Wolverines , 62-39, to end the regular season. Georgia has two losses and no team has made the playoff yet with more than one. 1, 2018. "That's all what we're going to be thinking about". Needless to say, players inside the Georgia locker room said the same. The CFP should be the best four teams in the country.

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  • Manchester United lack mad dogs with spirit - Jose Mourinho
Manchester United lack mad dogs with spirit - Jose Mourinho

Mourinho has been linked with a move for a defender after missing out in the summer, but warned supporters it may not happen - in part because he believes United are not able to dominate the transfer market as they did in the past. Dele Alli, [Christian] Eriksen, Son [Heung-min]? "Can we go there and bring the guys here? No". So who is more po...

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  • Victor Moses passes the Torch to Hudson-Odoi
Victor Moses passes the Torch to Hudson-Odoi

The La Liga champions and manager Ernesto Valverde have been plunged into a scramble to bring in a defender in January following news that Samuel Umtiti is set for a longer spell on the sidelines after undergoing surgery in Qatar. 'He is a good player with a high quality, but I want more from him, ' said Ranieri. "I already know which games I wil...

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  • Mohamed Salah hunting 120-year record in Merseyside derby
Mohamed Salah hunting 120-year record in Merseyside derby

It is also, 13/14 aside, more than we've scored in a single league campaign since 1988. Why should I think about that. "It's not really the same, but it's in their mind about the sort of football we played last season". With the England global missing, Klopp could turn to one of Fabinho, Naby Keita and Xherdan Shaqiri - three players who are yet ...

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  • Spurs can 'beat everyone' claims Toby Alderweireld ahead of Arsenal clash
Spurs can 'beat everyone' claims Toby Alderweireld ahead of Arsenal clash

We have big respect for Barcelona . It will be so tough. "Inter came to defend, they knew one point would be better than losing", Eriksen said, "and playing against Italian sides you don't have many chances". Tottenham's options in the middle of the park are further limited as Wanyama will once again miss out due to an on-going knee problem whi...

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  • Kawhi Leonard delivers surprise verdict after Raptors beat Warriors
Kawhi Leonard delivers surprise verdict after Raptors beat Warriors

The Warriors , for their part, didn't hit a three until four minutes into the second quarter. Take a guess who Thompson says the Warriors should have gotten. The Warriors were also missing Draymond Green (toe injury). "We just have to keep pushing and try and get better". The Raptors will get another chance at Golden State soon - the Wa...

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  • Neymar and Alves perform synchronised dance to celebrate win over Liverpool
Neymar and Alves perform synchronised dance to celebrate win over Liverpool

I don't know if there's any explanation for that right now because I can't think of one - otherwise we should have used it already. With Neymar and Kylian Mbappe back from injury and in impressive form, PSG dominated the first half and doubled their lead when Neymar scored from close range after Edinson Cavani's shot from Mbappe's cross was b...

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  • Bengals' Andy Dalton out for season with thumb injury
Bengals' Andy Dalton out for season with thumb injury

Former NFL player Damien Woody criticized Mayfield on ESPN's First Take , saying the rookie needed to "grow up". "The more you get out there and the more you play well, the more confidence you are going to get in yourself and the people around you", Driskel said Monday.

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  • Hue Jackson Reportedly In Contention For New Head Coaching Job
Hue Jackson Reportedly In Contention For New Head Coaching Job

Jackson previously served as Bengals offensive coordinator from 2014-2015. Baker Mayfield continues to impress in the NFL. "You're dealing with grown men". Mayfield has thrown for 2,242 yards and 17 touchdowns since taking over the Browns starting job from Tyrod Taylor in Week 4. Green is out with a toe injury, and the Browns scored touchdo...

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  • Maurizio Sarri singles out player for criticism after falling apart against Spurs
Maurizio Sarri singles out player for criticism after falling apart against Spurs

Chelsea have already qualified for the Europa League knockout rounds ahead of their clash with PAOK, but their fringe players will be determined to impressed at Stamford Bridge. On Monday they were all together, but the situation was similar. "I think I just twisted my ankle, but it's like every game, it's the same". "Kante, in the last match...

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  • Kyrie Irving Says The Celtics Are ‘Almost At’ Rock Bottom
Kyrie Irving Says The Celtics Are ‘Almost At’ Rock Bottom

New Orleans Pelicans All-Star Anthony Davis has heard his name tossed about in several trade scenarios over the past few weeks. "It's closing time at that point", Irving said . They are in desperate need of a point guard. And as for Irving, he's leading the team. Boston owned a 10-2 lead before the Pelicans made a shot from the floor.

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  • Tito Ortiz KO’s Chuck Liddell In Third (And Hopefully Final) Matchup
Tito Ortiz KO’s Chuck Liddell In Third (And Hopefully Final) Matchup

Liddell looked noticeably slower, reduced for the most part to back-pedalling on the outside from an Ortiz who was still unsure if he could move forward without eating the big right hand. You made me work super, super hard. As for those previous comments from Liddell, Jon Jones claims that he will never again respond to a callout from the I...

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  • North Carolina hiring Mack Brown as head coach
North Carolina hiring Mack Brown as head coach

Fedora compiled a 45-43 record in seven seasons at UNC. Brown, who signed a five-year deal that will pay him $3.5 million annually, replaces Larry Fedora, who was sacked Sunday after seven seasons. The News & Observer has confirmed this report . He left for Texas after leading UNC to back-to-back top 10 finishes in the final AP polls in 1996 and...

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  • Ohio State’s historic beatdown of MI keeps playoff hopes alive
Ohio State’s historic beatdown of MI keeps playoff hopes alive

After a most unusual regular season for Ohio State , it was business as usual against MI. "I always thought we had Big Ten Championship hopes, playoff hopes, maybe that got in the way a little bit". "I was pretty calm going into that situation", Haskins said as he prepared to face MI for the first time as a starter today. The Knights moved up on...

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  • LSU-Texas A&M 7-Overtime Thriller Ends with Postgame Fight
LSU-Texas A&M 7-Overtime Thriller Ends with Postgame Fight

The SEC is reportedly looking into a post-game incident between LSU and Texas A&M in which punches were allegedly thrown by members of the teams' staffs. He responded, "No I didn't, I had no idea". Kragthorpe says he will not press charges, but could ask Texas A&M to reimburse any charges related to fixing his pacemaker.

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  • Enough is enough, former Wallabies call for Cheika's head
Enough is enough, former Wallabies call for Cheika's head

The embarrassing episode comes amid increasing pressure on Cheika , whose role as Australian coach is hanging by a thread. Australia have suffered significant disruption after their breakdown master David Pocock was ruled out of Saturday's final November worldwide against England at Twickenham and two players were not considered for a breach...

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