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Osweiler's misfires continued, with six third-down passes in the first half resulting in no first downs. He left Denver for Houston following four years as Peyton Manning's backup and a Super Bowl run for a $72 million contract. The folks at ESPN Stats & Info and other stats-based accounts kept busy Monday night noting just how ineffectual Osweiler was. The Texans were outplayed and outmatched against a hungry Broncos team that was coming off two straight losses.
  • Lakers' Timofey Mozgov out against Hawks with facial injuries

    Lakers' Timofey Mozgov out against Hawks with facial injuries

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    Hawks public address announcer Ryan Cameron had to announce the updated score following each basket for the final 3 minutes of the period. The Hawks led by 12 points shortly after halftime before the Lakers scored 39 points to pull with 94-90 going to the fourth.
  • Pocock to start at blindside against Wales

    Pocock to start at blindside against Wales

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    While Wales have the Six Nations to further improve their standing, the Wallabies have just this series of matches to prove their worth. As much as Cheika has tried to deflect chat about an elusive grand slam, Saturday is the first step on the way to achieving what no Wallabies team has done since 1984.
  • Mesut Ozil scores most Mesut Ozil Goal ever

    Mesut Ozil scores most Mesut Ozil Goal ever

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    Ozil scored the Gunners all-important third goal in the 3-2 victory by clipping a ball over the onrushing keeper before beating two men to slip it into an unguarded net. Three minutes later, Cafu dribbled past Kieran Gibbs and delivered a tempting cross for Romanian striker Claudiu Keseru, who doubled Ludogorets's lead to send the home fans at the Vasil Levski stadium into dreamland.
  • Legia Warsaw v Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League LIVE score

    Legia Warsaw v Real Madrid, UEFA Champions League LIVE score

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    Jacek Magiera has acknowledged that Legia Warsaw's UEFA Champions League clash against Real Madrid has been made even more hard by having to play the match behind closed doors. especially after going two goals up". When you take a two-goal lead, there are moments when you need to think a little more and be more compact as a team and we didn't do that tonight.
  • England could be scarred by Bangladesh defeat

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    The skipper also praised opening batsman Tamim Iqbal who scored the series' highest total of 267 runs including a century in the first innings of the second Test. "We possibly showed our inexperience in those conditions". "But when the guys practice we want to practice properly and get our confidence for those matches".
  • Clinton runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump

    Clinton runs up campaign cash advantage over Trump

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    Clinton caused a stir in Texas this month by buying airtime for commercials - something Obama never bothered doing in the state this close to Election Day, Nov. In other significant national polls, IBD has Clinton up three points while the Los Angeles Times daily tracking poll finds Trump ahead by two. Speaking to supporters in Toledo, Ohio, Trump said the North American Free Trade Agreement signed by Clinton's husband, former President Bill Clinton, had led to the outsourcing of ...
  • UK, IU, U of L in top 13 of preseason AP poll

    UK, IU, U of L in top 13 of preseason AP poll

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    Duke returns Naismith Trophy candidate Grayson Allen and welcomes a talented, deep freshman class to give coach Mike Krzyzewski one of the tallest teams he's coached. 1 team. Duke isn't always on top of these polls, it just seems like it. United Kingdom said goodbye to seven players after the 2015-16 season, three of which were drafted by the National Basketball Association.
  • Eagles at Cowboys: Preview, Predictions, and More

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    Rookie quarterback Dak Prescott has stepped in to lead the Cowboys to a 5-1 record. "Carson's doing a great job and as I said, I wish him all the luck except when we meet up". "It's exciting for the fans". "I don't really think too much of it or make it a big deal out of the opponent or who I'm playing if it's another rookie or not", Prescott said.
  • Deke: Perfect balance leads Saints to big win over Seattle

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    Webb saved the Saints season by pushing Jermaine Kearse out of the end zone on the final play to preserve the win. Gruesome defensive holding calls that may have made me reached-for-a-chip-but-grabbed-a-bee-and-then-ate-the-bee-and-got-stung-in-the-throat furious.
  • Broncos pick apart Rivers in 27-19 win over Chargers

    Broncos pick apart Rivers in 27-19 win over Chargers

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    But defensive coordinator Wade Phillips was taken to a hospital after getting knocked down during Brady Roby's 51-yard touchdown return in the second quarter, tempering their enthusiasm. "He's fine, he's upbeat, he watched the end of the game". With MLB Brandon Marshall (hamstring) ailing, Corey Nelson expected to play big role in defending crossing routes by tight ends San Diego employed heavily in first meeting.
  • Autopsy report shows Jose Fernandez took cocaine, drank alcohol before boat crash

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    The Miami Herald reported that the Miami Marlins pitcher, who was 24 at the time of his death, had a blood-alcohol content level of 0.147, almost double the legal limit of.08. Associate Medical Examiner Kenneth Hutchins listed the cause of death as "boat crash" for Fernandez, 27-year-old Emilio Jesus Macias and 25-year-old Eduardo Rivero .
  • Colts, Chiefs looking to string together wins

    Colts, Chiefs looking to string together wins

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    To hear Colts coach Chuck Pagano tell it Friday, Langford simply hasn't been right. Foles' 14-yard TD pass to Travis Kelce early in the second quarter made it 10-0. Luck was injured most of last season and wasn't himself when he was able to get on the field. What about you, Andy Reid? More blitzing and press coverage will throw off the timing of Reid's offense and pressure Smith into a mistake.
  • Guardiola sets the record straight on City untouchables

    Guardiola sets the record straight on City untouchables

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    Kompany has only just returned from another injury, but a late cameo against Everton showed he was ready to play again. But Guardiola dismissed the notion of there being a link between their absence from the starting line-up in midweek and any lack of faith on his part.
  • Vincent Janssen remains confident despite lack of goals

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    He was expected to play a supporting role to Harry Kane this campaign but, following a long-term injury the England worldwide, Janssen has found himself leading the line on a number of occasions for Spurs this season. "But one thing is clear, that he is a player who works a lot, who is always involved and the commitment he shows in every game and every training session is fantastic".
  • Jaguars' Bradley 'will not tolerate lack of discipline'

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    Rookie running back Derrick Henry had the most productive game of his National Football League career so far during the Tennessee Titans' 36-22 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night. The Titans rolled up a 33-8 lead before punting late in the third quarter, their first punt since the first drive of game. But the Jaguars' run game was so poor that Bortles also led them in rushing with 11 yards on two carries through three quarters.
  • Raiders 33, Jaguars 16

    Raiders 33, Jaguars 16

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    It would not just be a matter of inserting a backup guard and hoping he can be the answer to opening holes or giving Bortles more time. It just makes too much sense to get AR15 the ball, a lot, in this game on Sunday . Mack would get his second sack of the season. There was a lot of talk about his effectiveness in the Jaguars offense. Murray , who missed the past two games, finished with 59 yards on 18 carries.
  • Francesa Says Indians Needed Game 1 More Than Cubs Did

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    Nobody - probably including Schwarber himself - saw this breakout World Series performance coming. Their last world championship came in 1908. But the Cubs hope to get a whole lot deeper when Game 3 begins at Wrigley Field on Friday. We didn't expect him to be here at this point. Obviously, I want to be out there for my teammates. They're really, really good, too. "We stay in touch and have a pretty good relationship".
  • Jets place QB Geno Smith on injured reserve with torn ACL

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    Original reports were that the Jets didn't expect it to be serious, but it turned out that Smith tore his ACL. "I don't like [it]", said Fitzpatrick when asked about the Bowles decision. This off-season, Ryan Fitzpatrick and the New York Jets engaged in a tense contract standoff. The coach wouldn't rule out one of them playing at some point this season, but both Petty, a fourth-rounder last year, and Hackenberg, a second-rounder this year, need some more time to develop.
  • Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh Preview Capsule

    Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh Preview Capsule

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    Virginia Tech did what other offenses have done against Pitt all season, as it utilized its passing attack on the opening drive of the game. He misses even one and we could have a very different result. Pitt runs the ball more than twice the rate that it throws it. The Hokies defense has averaged 105 yards allowed on the ground in 2016. A chance to stay in the thick of the three-way race for the ACC Coastal Division title.
  • Herr and Centala Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

    Herr and Centala Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

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    The honor for Gibbons marks the second straight year she has earned first team honors. Summerlin earns CoSIDA Academic All-District for the second time in his career, first receiving the honor in 2015. The teams include NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II and NCAA Division III participants, while the College Division Academic All-America® Team combines NAIA, Canadian and two-year schools.
  • Good, bad & ugly: Texans 26, Colts 23 (OT)

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    The win keeps the Houston Texans one game ahead of the Tennessee Titans, who also won this week, in the AFC South. Osweiler completed a 16-yarder to Miller, an 11-yarder to Fiedorowicz and the 26-yard TD to Fiedorowicz. Miller wound up weaving through essentially the entire Indianapolis defense en route to the end zone. But Osweiler got it together in the fourth quarter, throwing two touchdown passes to tie it before leading a drive in overtime that ended in a field goal and gave the ...