• Clemson Tigers at Syracuse Orange

    Clemson Tigers at Syracuse Orange

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    Here are your gameday questions and reading to gear up for the matchup. If there was going to be a trap game on Clemson's schedule this season, you could probably point toward Georgia Tech's visit at the end of the month. Offensively, Syracuse football averages 32.0 points and 466.8 total yards (325.0 in passing and 141.8 in rushing) per game. "These guys are faster than us".
  • Cavaliers in talks to send Richard Jefferson to Hawks

    Cavaliers in talks to send Richard Jefferson to Hawks

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    The Hawks are expected to waive Jefferson and Felder and keep the two second-round picks. Jefferson was set to earn $2.5 million this season and Felder $1.3 million. The Cavs selected Felder out of Oakland in the second round of the 2016 NBA Draft. According to ESPN .com's Bobby Marks , the deal will save the Cavaliers $12.8 million in luxury tax payments this year.
  • Raiders-Chargers may be moved if wildfires make it necessary

    Raiders-Chargers may be moved if wildfires make it necessary

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    The stadium will host USC vs. Utah at 5 p.m. PT Saturday, about 20 hours before when Raiders-Chargers would occur if kept at its scheduled kickoff time. The NFL , keeping an eye on the wildfires in Northern California, has chose to play Sunday's game between the Oakland Raiders and Los Angeles Chargers in Oakland as scheduled.
  • Global Hunger Index: India slips 3 positions to 100th among 119 nations

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    The GHI, now in its 12th year, tracks hunger worldwide and ranks countries based on four key indicators - undernourishment, child mortality, child wasting and child stunting. "We have made great progress toward that goal but indications that this progress is threatened emphasizes the need to establish resilience in food systems".
  • Missouri, Kansas discussing possible exhibition basketball game

    Missouri, Kansas discussing possible exhibition basketball game

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    Kansas and Missouri's men's basketball programs last played each other on February 25, 2012 before the Tigers bolted for the Southeastern Conference. Kansas and Missouri's men's basketball teams are in discussions to hold an exhibition game at the Sprint Center in Kansas City on Sunday, Oct.
  • Bradford, Diggs out vs. Packers

    Bradford, Diggs out vs. Packers

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    The Minnesota Vikings are going to be short-handed on offense heading into an important home game against the rival Green Bay Packers on Sunday. The Vikes have already been without star rookie running back Dalvin Cook, who tore his ACL in the Week 4 game against the Lions.
  • Sadio Mane sustains hamstring injury

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    The worldwide break has brought misery for Liverpool , with Sadio Mane suffering a hamstring strain that will keep him out of action for six weeks. The 25-year-old's importance to Liverpool going forward is unquestioned. Jamie Carragher has warned Jurgen Klopp that Liverpool could struggle without Sadio Mane. Having scored three goals in five appearances so far this season, Liverpool will host Manchester United without one of their star assets.
  • What AC Milan said concerning signing Chelsea's Antonio Conte

    What AC Milan said concerning signing Chelsea's Antonio Conte

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    Antonio Conte has said he feels more settled in London now that he is living with his family, after admitting that he "suffered a lot" without them in his first season at Chelsea . "But you know my position". I have two years [on my] contract with Chelsea and am happy to work for this club and with my players. I like to work with my players and like to have this great feeling with our fans.
  • 49ers shopping NaVorro Bowman

    49ers shopping NaVorro Bowman

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    We wish him and his family great success". This season, Bowman started each of the team's first five games of the season, where he registered 38 tackles and one pass defensed. For a team with Super Bowl aspirations, general manager Reggie McKenzie would be wise to do all he can bring Bowman on board before this season gets any further out of hand.
  • Guwahati stone-throwing incident not reflective of our security measures: Rajyavardhan Rathore

    Guwahati stone-throwing incident not reflective of our security measures: Rajyavardhan Rathore

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    Union Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore took stock of the situation and said that it is NOT reflective of our security measures. "They're so loud, they love cricket and they're so passionate about it. The sports minister said that he has already spoken to Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal about the incident. He added, "personal security of visiting athletes and teams is extremely important to us".
  • Ecuador players suspended for partying before Argentina clash

    Ecuador players suspended for partying before Argentina clash

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    Their 30-year-old captain came to the rescue. But fired by a Messi hat-trick, the two-time World Cup winners rallied from a goal down to win in Quito and jump to third in the final CONMEBOL standings. "It is a very hard decision, painful for the boys, but undoubtedly was a decision that had to be made, setting a precedent for the future, for the next players called to the national team".
  • Ronald Koeman not interested in Holland job

    Ronald Koeman not interested in Holland job

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    After being rested by the Netherlands for their World Cup qualifier with Sweden on Tuesday due to a hip injury, midfielder Davy Propper will be fit enough to play against Everton . "It's not realistic now because we have other business to do with Everton ". Whilst the Merseyside club invested over £100 million pounds on new players in the summer, the departure of striker Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United has left them short on goals up front, having scored four times so far in the top ...
  • Mentor tips Hartley to accept Toro Rosso seat

    Mentor tips Hartley to accept Toro Rosso seat

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    Brendon Hartley is Toro Rosso's new driver and will make his F1 debut in Austin next weekend. We reported on Tuesday this week that, at 2018 Honda partner Honda's request, Pierre Gasly will skip the USA grand prix in order to fight for the Super Formula title.
  • No significant penalties for UNC in NCAA's long-awaited report on academic scandals

    No significant penalties for UNC in NCAA's long-awaited report on academic scandals

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    The other person, retired AFAM office administrator Deborah Crowder, initially refused interviews but reconsidered and interviewed with NCAA investigators in May as well as attended the school's hearing with the panel in August. The school faces five top-level charges, including lack of institutional control, though no coaches are charged with wrongdoing. While a ruling could provide resolution, the delay-filled case could still linger if UNC pursues an appeal or legal action in response to ...
  • Texas A&M potentially looking at Penn State's James Franklin

    Texas A&M potentially looking at Penn State's James Franklin

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    Penn State officials are preparing for Texas A&M to make a run at hiring James Franklin should Kevin Sumlin and the Aggies part ways, CBS Sports has learned. Franklin agreed to a three-year, $19.75 million extension in August that runs through the 2022 season. A Penn State spokesman has not yet responded to a request for comment.
  • Chelsea's Kante out for three weeks with hamstring injury

    Chelsea's Kante out for three weeks with hamstring injury

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    Kante limped off in the first half of France's 1-0 World Cup qualifying win over Bulgaria last Saturday and boss Antonio Conte is resigned to being without him for the rest of October. "From the previous scan, maybe he will be out for around 20 or 21 days", Conte said. "For sure we are not lucky in this period because of all our midfielder we only have Bakayoko and Fabregas available".
  • Pep Guardiola claims Manager of the Month prize for September

    Pep Guardiola claims Manager of the Month prize for September

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    Sergio Aguero has admitted that he would "love" to play alongside Lionel Messi at Manchester City. Kane got back on track the following weekend with another double as Tottenham ran out 3-2 winners at West Ham United before adding two more goals in their 4-0 demolition of promoted Huddersfield Town on September 30.
  • Sharapova advances in rain-delayed Tianjin Open

    Sharapova advances in rain-delayed Tianjin Open

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    Venus Williams was knocked out in the second round of the Hong Kong Open by 19-year-old Naomi Osaka. Not particularly aggressive or accurate in her first return games, Sharapova started to find the exact range off the forehand side. The Russian won the opening set after a brief struggle, suffering her only break of serve in the second game of the second set. Also on Thursday, Lin Zhu cruised to a 6-3, 6-1 win over Chinese Taipei's Su-Wei Hsieh , Belarus' Aryna Sabalenka posted a 6-3, ...
  • Yankees hurler Tanaka to start ACLS Game 1 in Houston

    Yankees hurler Tanaka to start ACLS Game 1 in Houston

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    Elsewhere, the World Series champion Chicago Cubs gained the upper hand in their NL division series with a 2-1 win over the Washington Nationals. Also, they will exact some revenge on Keuchel, who shut them out for six innings and outdueled Tanaka in the 2015 wild-card game at Yankee Stadium.