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The Redskins later Monday sent out a release with the transaction. "When you go one-high on a backup quarterback, that's easy, man". "I felt like we should have been more aggressive", Swearinger said after the 25-16 loss . "I'm quite disappointed to be honest with you", Gruden said. Gruden would not rule out disciplinary action for Swearinger, but the coach said he needed to speak with the player to get the full story.
  • MLB, Cuba ink deal and players can sign without defecting

    MLB, Cuba ink deal and players can sign without defecting

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    The FCB is the fourth organization to reach this kind of agreement with Major League Baseball. It's modeled after similar agreements with leagues in Japan, Korea and Taiwan which use posting systems that allow players to transfer to MLB teams .
  • Foles to start Week 16; Wentz won't go on IR

    Foles to start Week 16; Wentz won't go on IR

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    Okay, well maybe not exactly like last season, but Foles once again will replace the injured Wentz to finish out the season. He was injured a few plays before tossing his fourth TD pass of the game in a victory at the Rams previous year. 13, 2018, in Philadelphia. "If we put him out there, there has to be 100 percent that there is no risk of anything further", Pederson said Friday. The former Wildcat was instrumental in the teams' improbable championship in which Foles was actually named ...
  • Raiders sign former Bills QB Nathan Peterman

    Raiders sign former Bills QB Nathan Peterman

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    With only two weeks left in this year's regular season, the Raiders are 3-11 and will miss the playoffs. Perhaps it was love at first sight when Gruden hosted Peterman on an episode of Gruden's QB Camp in 2017. Those results didn't stop other teams from working out Peterman since his release and the Raiders may have moved now in order to get in front of any teams that might have added Peterman to their 90-man offseason roster.
  • Marcos Llorente proud to be Real Madrid MOM for CWC final

    Marcos Llorente proud to be Real Madrid MOM for CWC final

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    Luka Modric, Marcos Llorente and Sergio Ramos scored the three goals for Real Madrid for them to become champions of the world for the third consecutive time . "This title is merited by my players", Madrid coach Santiago Solari said. "We have not been able to compete, it's the fourth game in days and that has weighed on us".
  • Patriots’ Josh Gordon Announces He’s Stepping Away From Football

    Patriots’ Josh Gordon Announces He’s Stepping Away From Football

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    That yearlong suspension was eventually reduced to 10 games, but the Browns suspended Gordon for the final game of the year due to violating the team's rules. Prior to his suspension, Gordon was the Patriots leading receiver. "We want him to do what's right for him". Gordon has proven time and time again he doesn't deserve the privilege of playing the game.
  • Rockies bring in Daniel Murphy to play 1st base

    Rockies bring in Daniel Murphy to play 1st base

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    At a quick glance, the move seems odd, Murphy is older and has hit for almost the exact same average in his career as DJ. However, it only makes sense if the Rockies back it up with more "win now' moves". However, after he signed with the Nationals in 2016 at the age of 30, his average has ticked up as he has hit.318 over the last three years with 60 home runs and 239 RBIs.
  • Teetotal Frampton confident he can join pantheon of great fighters

    Teetotal Frampton confident he can join pantheon of great fighters

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    The undefeated Englishman caught Frampton off guard with a relentless flurry of punches in the first two rounds, eventually sending the former two-weight world champion staggering across the ring. Several combinations in the 10th found their way through the tight guard of Frampton, who had been targeting the body, before both fighters swung wildly once more to end another absorbing round.
  • Chelsea listen to AC Milan swap deal for Morata & Higuain

    Chelsea listen to AC Milan swap deal for Morata & Higuain

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    Liverpool had an opportunity to sign the forward last summer, but were unable to work out a deal in the end, with a supposed £52.75million expected by Lyon . "I like him very much, he is a wonderful player and man", he told reporters. Dortmund would be willing to listen to offers of around £60m for the American winger due to the emergence of Jadon Sancho.
  • Dillian Whyte knocks out Dereck Chisora in gruelling heavyweight contest

    Dillian Whyte knocks out Dereck Chisora in gruelling heavyweight contest

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    Whyte had won four bouts since and had gone into this fight as the bookmakers' 2/7 favourite, while Chisora was a pre-fight 5/2. I'm proud of what Dillian has done. I wasnt exhausted once, I was just pacing myself and I knew the knockout was going to come. But Chisora's body work came back to haunt him. "Chisora and Whyte did themselves proud".
  • India can still win Test series: Ganguly

    India can still win Test series: Ganguly

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    Asked generally about the way his team had been treated in the Australian media, Shastri said he was hopeful the critics would help his team as they seek to win a Test series in Australia for the first time. India and Australia are now scheduled to play third Test, beginning Boxing Day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Shastri hit back at those in India who had criticised the non-selection of Jadeja when Ashwin was unavailable.
  • Ball boy interrupts play as Crystal Palace edge Man City 3-2

    Ball boy interrupts play as Crystal Palace edge Man City 3-2

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    Guardiola appeared to blank his right-back at full-time after City's second league defeat of the season but was more constructive afterwards. But throw in a wonder goal from Andros Townsend, some horrendous winter weather and also a wonderful defensive display from the Eagles and you have the recipe for a memorable upset, and one that might just help to play a decisive part in this year's title race.
  • Is it time to lower expectations for the Boston Celtics?

    Is it time to lower expectations for the Boston Celtics?

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    When Kyrie Irving was shipped from Cleveland to the Celtics for Isaiah Thomas in one of the most unpredictable trades in recent history, Irving's leadership was nearly immediately called into question. "I'm playing the game I love every day", he said. Kyrie Irving had 15 points, nine rebounds and seven assists for the Celtics, whose frustrations after their third straight loss carried over and led to a lengthy closed-door meeting in the locker room after the game.
  • Real Madrid beats Al Ain to win 4th FIFA Club World Cup

    Real Madrid beats Al Ain to win 4th FIFA Club World Cup

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    The victory means Real have been crowned the best club team on the planet in each of the last three years, and have won this competition in four of the last five years. Solari isn't long in the job at Real Madrid , but has already put his name to some silverware with what he will hope to be a building block for future success.
  • Time And Channel For Duke’s Huge Game Tonight

    Time And Channel For Duke’s Huge Game Tonight

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    Williamson wasn't disappointed in his MSG debut from his perspective either and appeared to have a message for New York Knicks fans after the game. Duke forward RJ Barrett goes up for a dunk against Texas Tech during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018, in NY.
  • Liverpool to stay top on Christmas after win over Wolves

    Liverpool to stay top on Christmas after win over Wolves

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    Liverpool passed another stringent test of their Premier League title credentials as Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk gave them a 2-0 victory at Wolverhampton on Friday that guarantees top spot at Christmas . 'We were quick in mind around two set pieces. "Good game, deserved win at a hard place". We defended it pretty well. "So far it looks like a really special season, 48 points before Christmas is insane".
  • Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace - Football Match Report

    Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace - Football Match Report

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    But after Ilkay Gundogan had handed them the flawless start, City were undone by goals from Jeffrey Schlupp , Townsend and a Luka Milivojevic penalty - all three coming in an 18-minute spell. Stones, looking uncomfortable in midfield, inadvertantly fed Schlupp as he won a tackle on James McArthur. The honours fell to Luka Milivojevic who finished easily for a three-goal lead.
  • Sanchez slams 'false' claims of Mourinho sack bet

    Sanchez slams 'false' claims of Mourinho sack bet

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    He [Sir Alex] just said 'go out and express yourselves, take risks'. After announcing Solskjaer's appointment in a caretaker role on Wednesday, executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward said he hopes the 45-year-old could "unite" the players. United's injury- and error-prone centre backs won't magically find form and fitness overnight, and Ed Woodward is unlikely to be able to find the quality reinforcements needed in the January transfer window.
  • Keane accuses Man United players of 'getting away with murder'

    Keane accuses Man United players of 'getting away with murder'

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    The Champions League victor had an unhappy stint in charge of Cardiff City , but Solskjaer has established a promising reputation during his time at Norwegian club Molde. The Norwegian said he was yet to meet him in his first press conference as manager but claims he is looking forward to getting to know him. Sanchez is now in homeland Chile, recovering from a hamstring injury that will keep him out until the new year.
  • Kawhi Leonard throws down dunk on Pacers big man

    Kawhi Leonard throws down dunk on Pacers big man

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    Kawhi Leonard had 28 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and four steals for the Raptors, who had lost their two previous games. Oladipo turned the ball over twice in the final minute Wednesday - once when he failed to get across mid-court within eight seconds.
  • Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp reveals why Wolves game was TOUGHER than expected

    Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp reveals why Wolves game was TOUGHER than expected

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    The two have often been associated with having a fairly distant relationship, with Mourinho having previously come unstuck against Klopp during his spells in charge of both Chelsea and Real Madrid. We did that in the first half an hour and in the second half - the last 15 minutes of the first half we had a little break and they immediately fired the ball from right to left or left to right, and then you have to run like insane.
  • Dodgers send Puig, Kemp to Reds in multi-player swap

    Dodgers send Puig, Kemp to Reds in multi-player swap

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    With the deal, the Dodgers will clear substantial amounts of money under the luxury-tax threshold by trading Kemp's $20 million hit this year. Puig, the bombastic right fielder who has the subject of trade rumors for several years, is projected to make about $11 million in his final year of arbitration and will be reunited with Turner Ward, his beloved hitting coach with the Dodgers.
  • Anthony Davis flattered by LeBron James remarks but focused on Pelicans

    Anthony Davis flattered by LeBron James remarks but focused on Pelicans

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    If Anthony Davis leaves New Orleans, they'll be irrelevant, and that's unfortunate. "If we're 15-17, that means I'm not doing my job". It's certainly no surprise that LeBron would want to team up with the five-time All-Star center, but his public comments about the matter have some NBA GMs crying foul.
  • Redskins Montae Nicholson Knocking Out Man During Couples Brawl

    Redskins Montae Nicholson Knocking Out Man During Couples Brawl

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    Nicholson was taken into custody by Loudoun County sheriffs around 2 a.m. Tuesday following that drunken fight at One Loudoun, a shopping center that's about a five-minute drive from the team's training facility in suburban Washington . Even as Nicholson's friends try to hold him back, the video shows the 2017 fourth-round NFL Draft pick delivering several vicious punches to the unknown man, with one punch clearly knocking the man unconscious.
  • Manny Machado Yankees rumors: What are chances of signing?

    Manny Machado Yankees rumors: What are chances of signing?

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    According to the Athletic's Jim Bowden , Machado's "first choice" is his boy-hood club, however his asking price might be a oroblem. Still, the presumption is the Yankees get whatever they want, so if they want Machado they will make him the proverbial offer he can't refuse.