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A source told Schefter Brown doesn't feel sufficiently appreciated in Pittsburgh. The team had announced Brown had a knee injury as his official reason for sitting. Although there has been no official request to be dealt, Brown's social media activity suggests he's seriously considering it. The situation between Antonio Brown and the Pittsburgh Steelers just keeps getting weirder and weirder.
  • Oakland Raiders name Mike Mayock as General Manager

    Oakland Raiders name Mike Mayock as General Manager

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    The Raiders have an impressive war chest going forward, with three first-round draft picks in April (their own at No. 4 overall as well as those belonging to the playoff-bound Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears ) and an estimated $80 million in salary cap space, to continue a roster rebuild.
  • Star NFL WR Skips Game After Dispute With Teammate

    Star NFL WR Skips Game After Dispute With Teammate

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    Earlier this season, the Steelers went through the whole Le'Veon Bell situation and now Brown's Twitter activity is not going to go over well for a guy who reportedly was skipping practices, meetings, and getting into it during the week with Ben Roethlisberger .
  • John Dorsey offers no timetable on Browns coaching search

    John Dorsey offers no timetable on Browns coaching search

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    General manager John Dorsey said Monday at his season-ending press conference that the team's performance since Hue Jackson was sacked at midseason put both coaches in position to be promoted. A few weeks ago, the Green Bay Packers decided they would finally part ways with head coach Mike McCarthy after another down season that had the team missing the playoffs for the 2nd-straight season.
  • Ozil among Arsenal quartet to be assessed for Fulham clash

    Ozil among Arsenal quartet to be assessed for Fulham clash

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    That confidence could have been shaken when after a bright Liverpool start, it was Arsenal who led when Iwobi's teasing cross perfectly dissected Alisson Becker and Virgil van Dijk, to leave Maitland-Niles with an open goal. It will be very hard, very tough, but for them as well. We are not going to treat it different to any other. Mustafi returned for the Liverpool game yet while the changes to the back-line have done nothing to help the team establish some stability, Bernd Leno insists ...
  • LeBron: Cavs title 'made me feel the greatest player of all time'

    LeBron: Cavs title 'made me feel the greatest player of all time'

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    The primary reason the King gave himself the throne is because he led his home state team to Cleveland's first championship in decades by bringing the Cavs back from a three-games-to-one deficit against the Golden State Warriors . And for us to come back, you know, the way we came back in that fashion, I was like, 'You did, you did something special.' That's probably one of the only times in my career I felt like, oh, s--, like you did something special.
  • Hopman Cup: Roger Federer & Serena Williams win singles matches

    Hopman Cup: Roger Federer & Serena Williams win singles matches

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    Federer lavished praise on the 23-time grand slam victor, saying the upcoming match will be something special. Switzerland's Federer and Bencic will team up to play Williams and Tiafoe of the US in the deciding mixed doubles. The tournament format involves two singles matches and a mixed doubles meeting between countries in a round-robin group stage, before the winners of the two groups meet in the final on Saturday.
  • Australia desperate to make it 2-2 - Pat Cummins

    Australia desperate to make it 2-2 - Pat Cummins

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    Sunil Gavaskar will likely miss out on presenting India with the perpetual Test series trophy named in his and Allan Border's honour, with the Indian legend back at home and not in Sydney. Resuming on 258 for eight, 141 runs short of victory, Australia's best hope was for rain to wash out the final day but the morning showers merely delayed the inevitable.
  • Has Rafael Nadal's Service Motion Changed?

    Has Rafael Nadal's Service Motion Changed?

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    Having beaten Roberto Bautista Agut a year ago to be crowned champion, Anderson appeared on course to retain his crown when he claimed the first set. For Nadal, Murray Kyrgios, the Brisbane International is the only tournament to be played before the Australian Open starts on January 14.
  • Ravens QB Lamar Jackson's longest touchdown run this season

    Ravens QB Lamar Jackson's longest touchdown run this season

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    Mayfield tied the rookie record with a 48-yard TD pass to Jarvis Landry that pulled the Browns to within 20-14 with 12:27 left in the third quarter. This was the Ravens' longest touchdown run of the season. Mayfield, who fell to 6-7 as a starter, began the game with a pair of first-half interceptions by Jimmy Smith and closed out the game with his third.
  • Rohit Sharma and wife Ritika Sajdeh blessed with a baby girl

    Rohit Sharma and wife Ritika Sajdeh blessed with a baby girl

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    It is interesting to note that every Indian team player has named Rohit as the most irresponsible member of the team for forgetting things like his passport and other belongings, but Rohit has said that all this is going to change. Tactically, he brings so much to the side and then his batting provides the right kind of balance to the side. They also have the option of moving Hanuma Vihari down the order and go in with one of KL Rahul and Murali Vijay, although their uninspiring numbers had ...
  • Washington State vs. Iowa State

    Washington State vs. Iowa State

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    The Cyclones and Cougars face-off at 8 p.m. on Friday. Minshew had the worst performance of the season and one of the worst of his career as he threw for miserable 152 yards and two interceptions but will be eager to bounce back against Iowa State's defense that is allowing 228.8 yards to the opposing quarterbacks.
  • English Premier League: Manchester City 3-1 Southampton

    English Premier League: Manchester City 3-1 Southampton

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    Paul Tierney is today's referee and here are the starting lineups selected by Guardiola and his counterpart Hasenhüttl. Their year-end tally has only ever been bettered twice, by Chelsea (55) in 2005/06 and Manchester City (58) last season.
  • Celtics-Rockets Betting Guide: Is Houston Being Undervalued?

    Celtics-Rockets Betting Guide: Is Houston Being Undervalued?

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    Harden has scored at least 30 points in eight straight games, the longest such streak since Russell Westbrook had eight straight 30-point games in November 2016. The Rockets will enter the matchup against Boston with an 18-15 record. The team is already without star point guard Chris Paul , who has been dealing with a hamstring injury.
  • India closes out 137-run win over Australia in 3rd test

    India closes out 137-run win over Australia in 3rd test

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    India , denied victory on day four by the tail-end resistance of Pat Cummins , were forced to wait almost two-and-a-half hours for play to begin due to rain at the Melbourne Cricket Ground but when the weather cleared their bowlers wrapped up Australia's innings for 261 in 22 minutes.
  • Alvaro Morata slammed for his conduct at half-time in Crystal Palace win

    Alvaro Morata slammed for his conduct at half-time in Crystal Palace win

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    Willian struck a free-kick against the post, before Ross Barkley's hooked shot also also hit the woodwork. Olivier Giroud fired home an angled half-volley only to be frustrated by an offside flag, and as the half-hour approached Palace scrambled clear when Eden Hazard's strike nearly found its way through to Giroud.
  • Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams, knee first an issue after Week 1

    Todd Gurley, Los Angeles Rams, knee first an issue after Week 1

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    The longtime Denver running back joined the Rams last week and immediately thrived, rushing for 167 yards and a touchdown in a 31-9 victory over the Cardinals last Sunday. Anderson, who has rushed for 299 yards in two games in Gurley's stead, for depth. The Rams won't have any concrete idea about Gurley's playoff availability until next week, but McVay is cautiously optimistic he will be back to full strength.
  • Lakers’ Lebron James taking time to heal groin injury

    Lakers’ Lebron James taking time to heal groin injury

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    Ball called for unity after the Los Angeles Lakers suffered an ugly defeat to the city rival Clippers , losing a second straight game without the injured LeBron James . "We have got to regroup". One night after losing at Sacramento on a buzzer-beating 3, the Lakers again couldn't win without three veteran regulars.
  • Nelson Cruz Agrees To Deal With Twins - Minnesota Twins

    Nelson Cruz Agrees To Deal With Twins - Minnesota Twins

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    Cruz's 203 home runs the last five years are 15 more than the next closest hitter, Giancarlo Stanton. He's homered at least 35 times in each of the last five years, and hasn't finished with an OPS+ below 130 since 2013. 30, 2018, in Seattle. He is the third power bat added by the Twins during the offseason. The Twins wanted to add pop to their lineup after having just two players ( Max Kepler , Eddie Rosario ) hit more than 15 home runs in 2017.
  • Injuries: Lakers guard Rondo out for a month

    Injuries: Lakers guard Rondo out for a month

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    The Lakers also are without star LeBron James , who strained his groin against the Warriors and is considered "day-to-day" but expected to miss several games . It is the second surgery Rondo has had on his shooting hand this season. The Lakers said the surgery was a success but Rondo still has four to five weeks of rehabilitation to go.
  • Miami vs. Wisconsin Pinstripe Bowl Highlights (2018)

    Miami vs. Wisconsin Pinstripe Bowl Highlights (2018)

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    Johnson wrapped up his Miami career with a team-high 13 tackles (eight solo), while Mike Smith added 10 tackles on the night. Rosier's first pass of the game was intercepted and Taylor capitalized with a 7-yard score to make it 14-0. For his two-year career, Taylor has 4,171 yards - an NCAA record for a sophomore - and 29 touchdowns. He returned to start the following week against Rutgers but sat out the second half after his head hit the turf during a sack.
  • Baker Mayfield fined $10k for 'lewd gesture' at OC Freddie Kitchens

    Baker Mayfield fined $10k for 'lewd gesture' at OC Freddie Kitchens

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    Mayfield was specifically asked about the gesture being perceived as him exposing himself to which he responded, "Oh, well I didn't so". Apparently, you can now be the proud owner of said RV. I do not know. I like guys that have a relentless pursuit of competition. I told you a few weeks ago. Mayfield broke the previous single-season rookie record previously held by Peyton Manning (1998) and Russell Wilson (2012), who each threw 26 touchdowns in their first National Football League seasons.
  • Cornerback Xavier Rhodes among Vikings' inactives against the Bears

    Cornerback Xavier Rhodes among Vikings' inactives against the Bears

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    This week's game is the reason Minnesota gave Kirk Cousins a guaranteed $84 million to be the team's franchise quarterback, to come out on top of must-win games. Of course, on paper, the Vikings would have been the easiest team for the Bears to play in the first round. "All the hypotheticals or where we would be at or what we are going to be based on the results of this weekend, I know that we're playing this game to win", Trubisky said.