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Road Show: Majority of NFL teams interested in hosting draft

Teams may not have to trade up, but rather but forced into taking these guys because their strategy was blown up by Mahomes being the third quarterback taken in the top 15. It was supposed to be an ordinary draft for offensive players, and the quarterback class was especially mediocre. They thought Douglas was a player they would miss out on because of the move. Read More

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City have moved past United, claims Toure

City have moved past United, claims Toure

The Portuguese added: "I think they missed happiness, they missed trust, they missed belief". They miss this extra bit that brings you resilience, brings you fight and they have it. The 0-0 draw with Manchester United on Thursday encapsulated the second half of its season. For all the fatigue within the squad, United defender Matteo Darmian has insisted he and his team-mates will not use tiredness as an excuse for any poor results between now and the end of the campaign. Read More

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Vettel leads Ferrari one-two in Sochi practice

The Brit arrived in Sochi seven points adrift of Vettel after the Ferrari driver claimed victory number two of the new season at the last race in Bahrain. I knew it would be tight and I knew I would be the first to cross the line [compared to the two Mercedes] - so going quicker than Kimi on my screen, I immediately opened up the radio to ask about the others. Read More

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'Special' Leonard Fournette selected by Jaguars with No. 4 pick

'Special' Leonard Fournette selected by Jaguars with No. 4 pick

Fournette's former coach at David Johnson says he worked with the St. Augustine High School running back since the 8th grade until he graduated high school. In the second round the Jags moved up one spot to provide Fournette some blocking. He averaged 6.2 yards a carry. Although the Jaguars are expected to address mostly offensive needs in the three-day draft, they chose IL defensive end Dawuane Smoot in the third round. Read More

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Relay for Life takes over 2 towns to find a cure

Relay for Life takes over 2 towns to find a cure

This year's Relay drew the event's largest attendance on record; about 1,962 people consisting of students, faculty, alumni and families came together to rally in support of and recognition of those who have been affected by cancer. The day will begin with a survivors luncheon in the old band room at 12:30 p.m. and the opening ceremony will kick off at 2 p.m. with a special appearance by the Cat in the Hat. Read More

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Zidane's men back in action

However, Real rallied and scored a late goal of their own, with Marcelo firing home the victor from the edge of the box four minutes from time. Real now lead Barcelona by three points at the top of the table with four games to go for both sides. Read More

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Top available players on Day Three of NFL Draft

He tossed his first touchdown in the past two years. Philadelphia is hosting the NFL Draft this year for the first time since 1961, and representatives from 14 other NFL cities are in the City of Brotherly Love this week to scout and do research for potential bids for the 2018 draft, according to league commissioner Roger Goodell. Read More

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49ers trade 2018 fourth-round pick for Kapri Bibbs and 2017 fifth

49ers trade 2018 fourth-round pick for Kapri Bibbs and 2017 fifth

Bibbs, whose lone career touchdown came last season against the Raiders, arrived in a trade in which the 49ers gave up a 2018 fourth-round pick to acquire Bibbs plus a fifth-round pick (No. He rushed for 1,741 yards in his final season at Colorado State. He will now join a backup contingent with the 49ers, one that includes DuJuan Harris, Mike Davis and Raheem Mostert. Read More

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Starting with Bears, surprises galore on Day 1 of NFL draft

They reverted to old habits with their second pick in the first round, swapping the No. 12 selection to Houston in exchange for the No. 25 pick and the Texans' first-round selection next year. a quarterback. Davis is the FBS career leader in receiving yards with 5,285 and was a key to the Broncos' turnaround last season. When it comes to quarterbacks in the first round, 21 have been selected from 2007 - 2014. Read More

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Rajon Rondo to remain sidelined for Game 6 on Friday, Bulls say

Rajon Rondo to remain sidelined for Game 6 on Friday, Bulls say

With that being said , they will be playing as desperately as possible to tie this series up at three wins apiece and send it back to Boston for Game 7. "That's what happened. I just felt like we needed to get away from the stuff that was going on back home and just be us". He did make a strong debut in Game 4 of the series , scoring 13 points in 34 minutes off the bench, but his lack of experience in these types of situations will make for a fascinating story as the ball goes in the air. Read More

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Conte in no mood to change Costa for Lukaku

Conte in no mood to change Costa for Lukaku

Nemanja Matic has been excellent alongside N'Golo Kante in recent games so I think we'll see him retain his place while Victor Moses and Marcos Alonso should occupy the wing-back roles once again. "As I've said before, for me my players are the best in the world". I think that Lukaku for sure is a really good player, he's scoring a lot of goals this season . Read More

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Predators beat Blues 4-3 in Game 1 of second-round series

Predators beat Blues 4-3 in Game 1 of second-round series

Later that period, it was yet another slapper from Subban on the power play (more like PP Subban, am I right??), and yet again Allen couldn't corral it. They have not lost in regulation since March 10th, and have scored three or more goals in 14 of their last 15 games. He's playing behind a defense in Edmonton who is coming into its own and outside of a 7-0 nothing loss to the Sharks , kept San Jose to only seven goals in the other five games. Read More

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Bilic hails reported West Ham target Sturridge

Bilic hails reported West Ham target Sturridge

Jack Butland marked his return to Premier League action at the bet365 Stadium with a clean sheet as West Ham were held to a 0-0 draw at Stoke City. All of Stoke's last three wins have come at home against Hull, Boro and Palace respectively. Bilic expressed his delight at the point and performance against Everton last weekend, he will be looking for the same from his charges this time around. Read More

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Arsene Wenger defends Alexis Sanchez amid accusations of simulation against Leicester City

Arsene Wenger defends Alexis Sanchez amid accusations of simulation against Leicester City

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insisted his team fully deserved to record successive Premier League wins for the first time since January despite needing a huge slice of luck to overcome stubborn Leicester tonight. As well, I must say that the referee didn't tell him". Angry Arsenal fans have projected a Wenger Out message onto the Emirates Stadium , and their old ground Highbury. Read More

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Cespedes placed on DL with hamstring strain

Hernandez was placed on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday after he pitched only two innings in his start at Detroit the previous night. Cespedes, 31, who has six home runs and 10 RBIs this season, had just returned to the lineup Wednesday after a nagging hamstring injury had sidelined him for three games. Read More

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Shoe companies walk away from deal with Lonzo Ball

Shoe companies walk away from deal with Lonzo Ball

No one owned their own brand before they turned pro. Last month, while speaking with BET.com, Mr. Ball talked about a co-branding deal being way more important to him than an endorsement deal. Draper writes . "If Steph Curry can singlehandedly raise Under Armour's fortunes , why can't Lonzo Ball do that with a Chinese shoe company, or a company that doesn't yet exist?" Ball, 19, scored 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 7.6 assists per game with the UCLA Bruins in 2016-17, his one and only ... Read More

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McKinley's Emotional Draft Night

McKinley's Emotional Draft Night

Takkarist McKinley made a promise to his dying grandmother shortly before she passed that he could be a first-round pick. The Falcons traded up six spots to select McKinley, swapping first-round picks with the Seattle Seahawks and giving up third- and sixth-round picks in this year's draft. Read More

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Sharapova advances to Porsche Grand Prix semi-finals

Sharapova advances to Porsche Grand Prix semi-finals

Winning matches this week, is all important for Sharapova , who will see her world ranking go up inside 500, after coming out the tour, said "I've been waiting for this for a long time .I spent a long time without hitting any balls". She maintains that she took meldonium for years for medical reasons and didn't know it was added to the World Anti-Doping Agency's banned list of substances. Read More

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Nomura shoots 65, leads North Texas LPGA event by 1 shot

Nomura shoots 65, leads North Texas LPGA event by 1 shot

Haru Nomura bogeyed her final hole Friday but maintained a one-shot lead after two rounds of the LPGA Texas Shootout in Irving, Texas. "My mind was very calm today", Nomura said. Moriya Jutanugarn, who is 16 months older than Ariya, aced the 135-yard 13th. Moriya, who has two top-10 finishes this year, is looking for her first LPGA crown. Read More

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Celtics beat Bulls, take 3-2 lead in series

And missing open looks in the lane while trying to gain an edge in a 2-2 series (especially in a road playoff game) stings. Before the Bulls listed him as out, Celtics guard Avery Bradley wouldn't rule out the possibility of his former teammate coming back, broken right thumb and all. Read More

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John Wall scores playoff-high 42 points as Wizards eliminate Hawks

The Hawks were generally atrocious at getting back in transition (more on that later), and Wall punished them time after time. That much will be needed on Sunday when the Wizards begin their series against the Boston Celtics. Watching him go up against the Wizards' Paul Wall has been nothing less than a total thrill ride. Dennis Schroeder has been playing out of his mind for the Hawks , averaging almost 25 points per game in the post-season as and shooting and 43.8 percent from the ... Read More

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No Surprise, Browns Take Garrett With Top Pick

No Surprise, Browns Take Garrett With Top Pick

After hours of rumors that the team would shock everyone by drafting Mentor-native Mitchell Trubisky with the first overall pick in the NFL Draft, the Browns did the smart, sensible thing by taking Myles Garrett number one. Choosing eighth, the Carolina Panthers snagged Stanford's Christian McCaffrey, whose remarkable quickness will allow him to line up as a slot receiver for quarterback Cam Newton and also return punts. Read More

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Manchester United v Swansea preview

In addition to Fosu-Mensah and Pogba, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo have cruciate knee injuries, Chris Smalling a less serious knee problem, Juan Mata a groin injury and Phil Jones a toe issue. "Yes, he's an option", he said. Swansea City provisional squad: Fabianski, Naughton, Fernandez, Mawson, Olsson, Britton, Cork, Carroll, Fer, Ki, Sigurdsson, Llorente, Ayew, Nordfeldt, Kingsley, Amat, Van der Hoorn, Fulton, Montero, McBurnie, Borja, Roberts. Read More

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