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The latter pays homage to the history of Notre Dame-Miami football, dating back to 1998 in advance of the two undefeated teams clashing at Notre Dame Stadium. Notre Dame RB Josh Adams now has the third-best odds to win the Heisman Trophy (8-1). Most noteworthy, Adams leads the nation in yards per carry after contact (6.2), 60 yard plus runs (7), and third in the country with 8.7 yards per carry.
  • Ronaldo: My son is addicted to football

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    Kane's performances for Spurs over the last few seasons have caught the eye of Europe's biggest clubs, with Real continuously mentioned as a potential destination for Spurs' star man. Ronaldo has been scoring with his shoulder in training, though, so that's good news. Messi? Let us not include him in this. Two weeks on the training ground may prove to be the requisite to rediscovering his lethal touch in front of goal.
  • Jimmer Fredette, Stephon Marbury Get into Shoving Match During Game in China

    Jimmer Fredette, Stephon Marbury Get into Shoving Match During Game in China

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    Speaking to ESPN after the game, Marbury, a 13-year National Basketball Association veteran, insisted it was a clean steal on Fredette, who had a less-than-successful stint in the league. The two-time All-Star was the No. 4 overall pick in the 1996 NBA Draft. He spent part of the 2015 season with the Knicks. Entering this matchup with Beijing, Jimmer was averaging 38.6 points, 6.4 rebounds and 5.8 assists.
  • Hamilton fastest in first practice for Brazil Grand Prix

    Hamilton fastest in first practice for Brazil Grand Prix

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    And when asked how he would be approaching the final two races of the season, he added: "Nothing has changed". The sister pink vehicle was driven extremely well to 12th place by rookie George Russell, having his first official F1 run at a Grand Prix meeting; the GP3 champion lapped only six-tenths slower than Ocon despite never having seen Interlagos before.
  • Days After Rodents Invasion, Buhari Returns To Office

    Days After Rodents Invasion, Buhari Returns To Office

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    The President would also meet with representatives of the Muslim community in Nigeria at same venue by 2 p.m. The ceremony took place inside the conference room adjacent to the president's main office, the first time the office would be hosting a meeting since he returned from his medical leave in the United Kingdom.
  • Oklahoma City Thunder talks it out after loss at Denver

    Oklahoma City Thunder talks it out after loss at Denver

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    What can the Oklahoma City Thunder do to get back on track? "They have lost three games in a row". Coach (Billy Donovan) said his piece. "Right now, we're going through ours". "They have a lot of like-size guys and they do a lot of switching", Malone explained. The same can be said about the teams they defeated. "If you fall into that, and you struggle against all of their switching, it could make for a long night".
  • Aly Raisman says she was sexually abused by U.S. national team doctor

    Aly Raisman says she was sexually abused by U.S. national team doctor

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    The 23-year-old told her story during an interview with " 60 Minutes ". The six-time Olympic medalist was the U.S. captain for both the 2012 and 2016 Games, leading her team to gold in the all-around competition both times. It also became known that he was dropped by the USA Gymnastics, the governing body for the sport, in 2015 because of allegations of sexual misconduct.
  • Sell Alexis Sanchez now - Adams tell Gunners

    Sell Alexis Sanchez now - Adams tell Gunners

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    With Ozil's contract in North London set to expire next summer, and no signs forthcoming as of yet that he has any intention of renewing his deal, lining up without the 2014 World Cup victor could become a permanent reality for Arsenal in the not-so-distant future.
  • Bulls Locker Room Backing Bobby Portis in Dispute With Nikola Mirotic

    Bulls Locker Room Backing Bobby Portis in Dispute With Nikola Mirotic

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    If anything, it has solidified Portis' standing with his teammates. One problem is that because he re-signed with the Bulls this summer, Mirotic can not be traded until January 15. No Bull disputes that. Well, Mirotic's teammates are choosing. Some in-practice trash between Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis turned into an all-out brawl, and things have failed to get any better, even weeks after the original incident happened.
  • China eases foreign ownership restrictions on financial firms

    China eases foreign ownership restrictions on financial firms

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    Zhu said the time is right for China to step up the liberalization of its financial sector. According to Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao , China will extend the quota cap for foreign investment in securities, fund management and futures firms to 51 percent from the current 49 percent, thepaper reports .
  • Anderson named England vice-captain ahead of Ashes

    Anderson named England vice-captain ahead of Ashes

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    The 35-year old earlier stated that he is open to the position of vice-captain and insisted that the pacer has held a leadership role in the team with the help of former skipper Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad . Meanwhile, the seam bowler Jake Ball will undergo a scan on his right ankle, which buckled in his delivery stride on the second day of England's tour match against a Cricket Australia XI at Adelaide Oval.
  • Brian Boyle scores 1st goal since return from leukemia

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    It was a night to remember for Brian Boyle . The Oilers tied the game at 2 at 3:21 of the third period as Milan Lucic beat Schneider through his pads on a rush. Stafford settled a pass in the left circle, where he faked a shot, dragged the puck down toward the red line and across the crease, where he beat Talbot for his fifth goal of the season at 18:25.
  • ESPN to layoff 100 staffers after Thanksgiving

    ESPN to layoff 100 staffers after Thanksgiving

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    The layoffs to end 2017 come just seven months after ESPN laid off almost 100 reporters from its roster. Some on-air talent, including Sam Ponder, reportedly led the charge for ESPN to disassociate itself from Barstool. With 96.9 million digital users, ESPN had five times as many unique viewers in September as Fox Sports. ESPN is still able to lure top talent from rivals, such as Katie Nolan of Fox and National Hockey League blogger/editor Greg Wyshynski of Yahoo Sports .
  • Eagles sign Tim Jernigan to 4-year contract extension

    Eagles sign Tim Jernigan to 4-year contract extension

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    Jernigan was acquired from the Baltimore Ravens in an offseason trade and has blended in well with the Eagles , particularly in tandem with standout defensive tackle Fletcher Cox . More importantly, the Eagles are allowing just 66 rushing yards per game and no running back has cracked the 100-yard mark against them. "We stuck with him", said defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz .
  • Leaked: Here's the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

    Leaked: Here's the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

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    And now we're getting an early look at this new mega Corvette in the latest issue of auto and Driver . According to the information from CorvetteBlogger, the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 will be powered by a new, Eaton-supercharged LT5 which will deliver 750 horsepower and 680lb-ft of torque.
  • Nationals' Daniel Murphy wins Silver Slugger Award

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    Lindor becomes the first Indians shortstop to claim the honor since Asdrubal Cabrera in 2011. Murphy won the first Silver Slugger Award of his career in 2016. Wainwright also ranked first in the majors with his.262 batting average and his.452 slugging percentage, as well as his 127 career hits, 68 RBI, 34 doubles and 46 extra base hits.
  • 'Drunk' OJ Simpson kicked out of Las Vegas hotel

    'Drunk' OJ Simpson kicked out of Las Vegas hotel

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    Simpson was released from jail last month after serving nine years for a botched hotel robbery in 2007. We're told Simpson was nice to responding security guards. Still, we're told he's been permanently banned from the Cosmopolitan. At least not according to a report. Florida's Attorney General, Pam Bondi, was adamant about not allowing Simpson back into the Sunshine State, but an ABC legal expert believes Florida will have to take him.