• Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Preview and Fantasy NASCAR Predictions

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    We need to log all the points we can while we have the track position, and I'm glad we're starting off this round this way, and hopefully our vehicle is good enough to stay there to get those points early on". The metal display board that flashes the number for the black flag fell off the flag stand bringing out a caution with 58 laps remaining. Tifft also had an adventurous day, recovering from an unscheduled pit stop for a vibration and a penalty for an uncontrolled tire on pit road.
  • Cowboys QB Dak Prescott lands Dannon after Cam Newton controversy

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    Earlier this week the company made a decision to drop their former face of the brand, Cam Newton , after his controversial comments towards Jourdan Rodrigue , a female reporter for the Charlotte Observer . Prescott leads all National Football League players with endorsement deals in 2017, which include Pepsi, Frito-Lay and Beats. "It's amusing to hear a female talk about route, like, it's amusing", Newton said.
  • RugbyL: Leeds stun Cas to win Super League Grand Final

    RugbyL: Leeds stun Cas to win Super League Grand Final

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    Gradually, Leeds took over total control, and gave coach Brian McDermott a record fourth Super League grand final win. The free-scoring Tigers were a class apart for the bulk of 2017 as they cantered to the League Leaders' Shield , before edging out St Helens in a thrilling semi-final to move within one win of a first title in their 91-year history.
  • Mike Williams (back) will make Chargers debut in Week 6

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    Late in the first quarter, Darkwa took a hand-off to the right, broke a tackle and ran it in from 23 yards out. Quarterback Eli Manning had one last week in Tampa Bay. The Giants turned the ball over deep in their territory on the next play, leading to the Chargers' go-ahead touchdown. Last season, Williams led Clemson in receptions (98), receiving yards (1,361) and receiving touchdowns (11).
  • Pats sink Bucs with defense, Brady

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    Buccaneers: Played with three defensive starters — LBs Lavonte David (ankle) and Kwon Alexander (hamstring), and S Keith Tandy (hip). There are a lot of passes quarterback Jameis Winston wished he could have back, but he spoke about two in particular following Thursday night's 19-14 loss to the Patriots .
  • How police zeroed in on the Las Vegas gunman

    How police zeroed in on the Las Vegas gunman

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    Clark County Under sheriff, Kevin McMahill, said investigators remain largely in the dark after running down more than 1,000 leads seeking clues to what drove a wealthy retiree with a penchant for gambling to carry out the deadliest mass shooting in modern USA history.
  • Alabama tornado, thunderstorm threat updated due to Hurricane Nate

    Alabama tornado, thunderstorm threat updated due to Hurricane Nate

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    Nate still has maximum sustained winds of 90 miles per hour , which is near the top of category 1 on the Saffir-Simpson Scale (at 96 miles per hour , it would be a category 2 hurricane). If Nate makes landfall just west of the city, it has the potential to cause a surge of 5 to 8 feet above dry land , which will result in significant flooding.
  • Odell Beckham Jr. Carted Off Field After Painful-Looking Leg Injury

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    Players on the field immediately called for trainers, and OBJ was ultimately carted off the field while in tears. Beckham injured that same ankle in pre-season and missed the Giants' season-opener because of it. His 48-yard touchdown catch gave the Giants a 22-17 lead early in the fourth quarter. After lying on the turf in huge pain, he was carted into the locker room for further diagnosis.
  • Panthers vs Lions: Game Pick - A battle of the 3-1's

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    That's why I expect the Lions to win. The biggest storyline from the first half was penalties as the Carolina Panthers were called for seven penalties for 78 yards. The two then traded possessions until Carolina knotted the count at 3-all when Graham Gano made good on a 21-yard field goal with 3:51 to go in the first.
  • Would new Tottenham contract for Dele Alli be delaying the inevitable?

    Would new Tottenham contract for Dele Alli be delaying the inevitable?

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    Southgate plans to revert to his back-three experiment as he feels the system will allow his team to "connect the ball better" on the artificial pitch here in Lithuania. "The more relationships you can have on the pitch in worldwide level from club level, the better". Mauricio Pochettino reportedly believes that a deal can be secured before Alli changes agents.
  • 3 takeaways from the Cardinals' blowout loss to the Eagles

    3 takeaways from the Cardinals' blowout loss to the Eagles

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    Torrey Smith ended his early-season struggles when he became the third Eagle to score in the first quarter. Wentz hadn't thrown for more than two touchdowns in an National Football League game entering Sunday, but he piled up three scores through the air in the first quarter against the Cardinals.
  • Browns bench rookie QB DeShone Kizer after scoreless first half

    Browns bench rookie QB DeShone Kizer after scoreless first half

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    Njoku, who got loose after getting pretty physical with his would-be defender, reached out with one hand and hauled in the score. It's the first lead the Browns have had all season at 7-3. Kizer also lost a fumble in the half as well. Hogan completed his first five passes and then found tight end David Njoku for a 21-yard touchdown. The Browns are 0-4 on the season.
  • India eye improved showing against Colombia

    India eye improved showing against Colombia

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    Colombia are returning to the U-17 World Cup after eight years, and their fifth and most recent appearance ended with a fourth-place finish, for a side where the attack was spearheaded by one of the Indian Super League (ISL) superstars, John Stiven Mendoza.
  • Belgian Journalist Offers Verdict on the Likelihood of Toby Alderweireld Joining Liverpool

    Belgian Journalist Offers Verdict on the Likelihood of Toby Alderweireld Joining Liverpool

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    Terreur, who writes for Belgian publication HLN, told the Transfer Window Podcast: "At this point he doesn't want to sign a new deal". Alderweireld has been a pivotal part of a Tottenham defence that has been the foundation of two fantastic seasons at White Hart Lane, and he has begun this campaign in good form too, but as yet that has not translated into an official offer.
  • Colin Kaepernick says he'd stand for anthem if signed by National Football League club

    Colin Kaepernick says he'd stand for anthem if signed by National Football League club

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    La Canfora said Sunday on "The NFL Today" that he met with Kaepernick on Saturday and the 28-year-old told him he's been working out in New Jersey hoping another NFL team will sign him. ET to throw 100-plus passes a day at an undisclosed field in New Jersey, then returns to New York City to work out at the gym. According to the Associated Press , Kaepernick told CBS that he'd be willing to end his national anthem protest in order to play again.
  • American Galen Rupp wins Chicago Marathon

    American Galen Rupp wins Chicago Marathon

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    Rupp became the first American since 2002 to win the Chicago Marathon on Sunday, holding off defending champion Abel Kirui of Kenya for his first major victory at the distance. It crowned a superb season for the 32-year-old after she followed second place at the London Marathon in 2:17:56 - the fifth fastest time ever - with a 10,000m silver medal at the World Championships.
  • NFL Predictions: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers 10/8/17

    NFL Predictions: Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Pittsburgh Steelers 10/8/17

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    Blake Bortles completed just 15 of his 35 pass attempts for 140 yards, a touchdown and an interception. The Steelers will win if: The Jaguars can't stop Bell. "He's impressive - real impressive", Bell said. The Minnesota Vikings are the only opponent this season to fare better on third down than Pittsburgh in a head-to-head matchup, and the Steelers defeated the Vikings 26-9.
  • Wilton Speight likely out for year with '3 fractured vertebrae'

    Wilton Speight likely out for year with '3 fractured vertebrae'

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    Michigan's defense is elite and I expect it to stop Lewerke from generating big plays with his legs. Mark Dantonio continues to pull rabbits out of his hat in East Lansing. Their four wins this season is more than their total from 2016 when they went 3-9. The Spartans can ill afford to keep committing costly penalties if they hope to beat the likes of Penn State and Ohio State .
  • Bryce Harper brings Nats back to life with epic two-run homer

    Bryce Harper brings Nats back to life with epic two-run homer

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    Relieved and recharged by Harper's 421-foot depressurizer, the Nats' lineup poured it on. Celestial orbs don't blink. It started with an Adam Lind hit off of Carl Edwards Jr . Rendon then walked, which prompted the Cubs to replace Edwards, a right-hander, with lefty Mike Montgomery, to face Daniel Murphy , a left-handed hitter.