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As it turned out, Mailata's agent had contacts in the NFL , so they chose to expand their marketing efforts to American football. Former league player Jordan Mailata spoke with NFL experts about his potential versatility. It was a great deal for the Eagles because they added an early pick for the 2019 NFL Draft and they did not take a running back at No. 32, which would have been a mistake .
  • Button moves to endurance racing, will drive at Le Mans

    Button moves to endurance racing, will drive at Le Mans

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    Jenson Button has become the twenty-third Formula 1 driver to be confirmed on the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans entry list. This means that two F1 world champions will be competing in LMP1 this year, as Button is set to go head-to-head with Toyota Gazoo Racing's Fernando Alonso through the 2018/19 season - with the exception of next week's season opener at Spa, which Button will miss.
  • Emotional Klopp says thoughts of Liverpool FC with injured Irish fan's family

    Emotional Klopp says thoughts of Liverpool FC with injured Irish fan's family

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    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp paid his respects to Cox on Friday by wearing a special tri colour badge during his pre-match press conference and now the club will pay tribute to former St. Liverpool hold a three-goal advantage going into the second leg against Roma at the Stadio Olympico and Salah's presence would be key to Klopp's side progressing to their first final in ten years.
  • Anthony Davis says that the Pelicans know they can beat the Warriors

    Anthony Davis says that the Pelicans know they can beat the Warriors

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    Without Steph Curry in game one, it was supposed to be much more hard for the Warriors to defeat the Pelicans . It will be interesting to see if the result of Game 1 has any impact on how the Warriors approach Game 2. Therefore, Anthony Davis , Jrue Holiday , Rajon Rondo , Nikola Mirotic and company have their work cut out for them. Holiday nearly single-handedly took Damian Lillard out of the picture in the last series , and he will look to lock down Thompson in this round.
  • Buffalo Sabres win NHL draft lottery

    Buffalo Sabres win NHL draft lottery

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    But the opportunity to walk out of CBC Studios with a generational talent in Swedish defenceman Rasmus Dahlin eventually in tow fell by the wayside when National Hockey League deputy commissioner Bill Daly flipped over a place card at 10:13 and revealed that the Canadiens had fallen behind the Carolina Hurricanes at No.
  • Chicago picks Iowa OL Daniels, Memphis WR Miller

    Chicago picks Iowa OL Daniels, Memphis WR Miller

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    The Chicago Bears came into this offseason with an obvious need at edge rush. LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) - The Chicago Bears might look for a backup quarterback for Mitchell Trubisky as well as more help on defense on the final day of the draft.
  • West Brom should have sacked Pardew sooner

    West Brom should have sacked Pardew sooner

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    A slow start to the contest saw the sides manage a shot apiece in the opening quarter - James McClean dragging wide of the far post and Dwight Gayle forcing Ben Foster into a fairly routine save. Neither incident was spotted by referee David Coote. The Magpies knew that just one point was needed to mathematically secure their Premier League safety while the Baggies needed three points just to stay in with a shout of staying up, knowing that victory still would not be enough to lift them ...
  • NFL Draft: Watch DJ Moore's reaction when selected by Panthers

    NFL Draft: Watch DJ Moore's reaction when selected by Panthers

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    On Day 2 of the 2018 NFL Draft , the Carolina Panthers are expected to make three selections. With newcomers Torrey Smith and Jarius Wright joining Damiere Byrd and Russell Shepard on the roster, a team that was forced to start former practice squad players in their first-round playoff loss to the Saints will likely not encounter that problem this season.
  • Patriots Trading For Future Picks Isn't a Bad Thing

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    The only year the Patriots haven't made at least one draft-day trade in his tenure was 2004. Five-foot-11 and 214 pounds, Michel had two 1,000-yard seasons at Georgia and finished his four-year career with 3,638 yards and 33 touchdowns on 591 carries (a 6.2-yards-per-carry average) and caught 64 passes for 621 yards and another six TDs.
  • Broncos select RB David Williams with seventh-round pick

    Broncos select RB David Williams with seventh-round pick

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    The Broncos also selected former SMU wideout Courtland Sutton in Friday's second round . Starting with those two surprising selections, nine of Elway's 10 picks spent four years in college. Williams only produced one season of over 300 yards. "John said it, in the future he could be our No. 1 guy", Joseph said. "Coaching that game is a clear advantage going into the draft".
  • Boston Bruins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Matchup 4/28/18

    Boston Bruins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Matchup 4/28/18

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    Tuukka Rask was brilliant early in Game 1 of the Boston Bruins' second-round Stanley Cup playoff series with the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday. "We know how they play". Do you want to become the next goalie graveyard Boston? "They were a top team all year". As Rask continued to holler at an official, the Lightning continued their offensive-zone cycle, and it didn't take long for Mikhail Sergachev to make Rask pay for his distracted hobbling by way of a power-play marker.
  • Shaquem Griffin, linebacker with one hand, drafted by Seattle Seahawks

    Shaquem Griffin, linebacker with one hand, drafted by Seattle Seahawks

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    UCF LB Shaquem Griffin joins his twin brother Shaquill on the Seahawks' roster. Shaquem Griffin established himself as a bona fide National Football League prospect his final two seasons at UCF. The brothers also played together at Lakewood High School and UCF. At the National Football League scouting combine back in February, Griffin performed 20 repetitions of 225 pounds in the bench press using a prosthetic attachment in place of his amputated hand.
  • Ford to axe United States hatchback lineup in favour of SUVs

    Ford to axe United States hatchback lineup in favour of SUVs

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    Ford previously predicted $14 billion in cuts by 2022. The American company confirmed the news on Wednesday as it announced its first quarter earnings results. Speaking to reporters on Wednesday as the company reported first-quarter results, Chief Financial Officer Bob Shanks said "we have looked at every single part of the business".
  • NFL Draft 2018: Cowboys acquire WR Tavon Austin from Rams

    NFL Draft 2018: Cowboys acquire WR Tavon Austin from Rams

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    State go off the board early in the fourth round to the Colts, Dallas obviously viewed Austin as a better pass catching back than any of the remaining potential draft picks. Perhaps the Cowboys will find a use for his talents. One giant question mark at the wide receiver position for the Dallas Cowboys. For the LA Rams , some fans may feel as if this trade package was robbery.
  • Raiders Trade Up for Former LSU Pass Rusher Arden Key

    Raiders Trade Up for Former LSU Pass Rusher Arden Key

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    You net a third-round pick, which basically turned into Martavis Bryant , which is a huge addition to this draft class, huge. Nelson said he wasn't restricted to outside or slot corner at Wisconsin, rather he'd just follow the opponent's best receiver.
  • White Sox hoping to be Royal pain again

    White Sox hoping to be Royal pain again

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    So maybe Robinson Cano's assessment of Moncada as a potential superstar of the future might be on point. White Sox: INF-OF Nicky Delmonico was held of out the lineup for the second straight game with a stiff neck. Moustakas, Soler and Jon Jay had two hits apiece. In the dugout, McEwing said there was "a look of disbelief" after Davidson's 11th-inning homer.
  • NFL Draft: Titans make wildcard pick with Rashaan Evans

    NFL Draft: Titans make wildcard pick with Rashaan Evans

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    The Tennessee Titans have been smart over the four years with Marcus Mariota in the fold when it comes to Draft Day. Former Longhorn and Tennessee Titan Vince Young announced his old National Football League squad's second selection in the draft on Friday, as the Titans selected edge rusher Harold Landry .
  • Broncos Select RB Royce Freeman In NFL Draft

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    He's also not been as productive as hoped in the stat column, with a single sack to show for his efforts a year ago after missing half the season due to injury (a torn wrist ligament). Cool with that: The player who might benefit the most from Chubb's arrival is Von Miller . "I had the phone on the table". "I can't even (explain)", Freeman said of his emotions.
  • Premier League [Preview]: Manchester United vs Arsenal

    Premier League [Preview]: Manchester United vs Arsenal

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    But Wenger says the playmaker is available for selection as Arsenal prepare to go head-to-head with Jose Mourinho's side. "But again when I arrived in England 2004, Arsenal was the champion and it was the famous champions of the Invincibles".
  • Real Madrid's Gareth Bale refuses to rule out summer move

    Real Madrid's Gareth Bale refuses to rule out summer move

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    There are some players who are performing well at the moment. Mourinho clashed with several Real players and publicly criticised World Cup victor Ramos on a number of occasions. The German champions had already signed James Rodriguez from Real Madrid as they might try their luck this summer with Gareth Bale . In injury news , Nacho Fernandez, Dani Carvajal and Isco will miss out on the match.
  • A Matter of Survival for Mumbai Indians

    A Matter of Survival for Mumbai Indians

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    With a fine knuckle ball and improved accuracy with yorkers, Shardul Thakur has also been a drawcard in the death overs. On the other hand, Mumbai Indians have a lot to worry about. While Batsmen have been among runs for MI, the bowlers have certainly failed to defend huge total in quite a few mathches. CSK have now won 3 in a row and would not mind to strengthen their position at the top of the table, while for the MI it is the same opposition with which it all started, MI have to press ...