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Ex-Bucs RB Doug Martin gets second chance with the Raiders

Ex-Bucs RB Doug Martin gets second chance with the Raiders

NFL Media first reported Martin's contract. Running back Doug Martin was born in Oakland and spent the last six seasons playing for the Buccaneers . Martin burst onto the scene as a rookie, dash...

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Accord Party Sues, Gets Court To Stop National Assembly From Reordering Elections

Accord Party Sues, Gets Court To Stop National Assembly From Reordering Elections

A Federal High Court in Abuja presided over by Justice Ahmed Mohammed Wednesday ordered the National Assembly to stop taking any further actions on the Electoral Act (Amendment) Bill, 2018 which see...

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Toner dropped for Grand Slam showdown

Toner dropped for Grand Slam showdown

This side certainly has the ability to do it and emulate the recent achievements of 2009, as well as adding to the first ever Slam back in 1948 delivered by the great Jack Kyle and his team-mates. "Th...

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Gayle Benson to succeed Tom Benson as Saints, Pelicans owner

Gayle Benson to succeed Tom Benson as Saints, Pelicans owner

Benson bought the Saints in 1985 for $70 million, after learning that the team could be sold to another party, that wanted to relocate the team. The team posted their first winning record in 1987 an...

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Struggling club Southampton name Hughes new boss

Struggling club Southampton name Hughes new boss

His first match is on Sunday against Wigan in the FA Cup quarter-finals. Hughes will take charge of a side in the middle of a relegation fight, with the Saints sitting 17th in the Premier League...

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Ronald Gasser Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Joe McKnight Shooting

Ronald Gasser Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison For Joe McKnight Shooting

Meche says if Gasser is contrite and apologizes to McKnight's family, that could also help lessen his sentence. The incident in question occurred on December 1st 2016 where the two men engaged in wh...

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Panthers re-sign defensive end Peppers to one-year contract

Panthers re-sign defensive end Peppers to one-year contract

Peppers has played for the Panthers , Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers in his career. Julius Peppers will play in 2018. Peppers signed a similar one-year deal with Carolina last year and s...

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Vegas Play of the Day: Lakers at Nuggets

Vegas Play of the Day: Lakers at Nuggets

A heated argument on the bench between Julius Randle and Isaiah Thomas led Ball and Brook Lopez to intervene, with the rookie attending to Randle and the All-Star center fending off Thomas. "If we...

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Kane targets April return to ease World Cup fears

Kane targets April return to ease World Cup fears

The loss is a huge blow for the Lilywhites, for whom Kane has scored 35 goals in 39 games, setting up four more for his team-mates. "When you compare him, Dele Alli , a 21-year-old, with all th...

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Wrighty supports West Ham fans' protests

Wrighty supports West Ham fans' protests

The relegation-threatened club's 3-0 defeat to Burnley was marred by four separate pitch invasions as well as protests against the club's board as hundreds of supporters congregated beneath the di...

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Patriots acquire Devin McCourty's twin brother in trade

Patriots acquire Devin McCourty's twin brother in trade

Jason McCourty wrote on the Twitter account the brothers share. The Browns have been one of the most active teams in the National Football League this offseason as they try to rebuild from last sea...

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We Have Our First Upset Of The 2018 NCAA Tournament

We Have Our First Upset Of The 2018 NCAA Tournament

The Ramblers will face No. 3 Tennessee in the second round on Saturday, with a spot in the Sweet 16 on the line. It doesn't matter that it wasn't pretty, but in their first NCAA Tournament game ...

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49ers Trading C Daniel Kilgore To The Dolphins

49ers Trading C Daniel Kilgore To The Dolphins

Pouncey has three years remaining on his contract after signing a five-year extension in 2015. Kilgore, 30, was a 2011 fifth-round pick by the Niners. "I know my career isn't over", Pouncey told the...

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Ramsey to undergo 'small procedure', misses Wales duty

Ramsey to undergo 'small procedure', misses Wales duty

Wales manager Ryan Giggs has spoken of the decision to omit Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey from his first worldwide squad as he prepares to take his players to China. Ryan Giggs thanked Edwar...

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Gonzaga survives a scare from UNC Greensboro

Gonzaga survives a scare from UNC Greensboro

No.3 MI wins the proverbial coin flip with a 51-49 edge in simulations over no. 2 North Carolina in what promises to be a heck of a game if both teams can survive and advance to that point. Norvell fi...

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Gilas prospect Martin scoreless as Arizona St. Sun Devils ousted by Syracuse

Gilas prospect Martin scoreless as Arizona St. Sun Devils ousted by Syracuse

The victor of Wednesday's game will play No. 6 seed TCU on Friday in Detroit, Michigan. The Orange prevailed in a matchup of teams that started fast but faded onto the tournament bubble. In addition...

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Liverpool can win the Champions League, says Sadio Mane

Liverpool can win the Champions League, says Sadio Mane

And while Mourinho has been shown up as yesterday's man at the sharp end of the Champions League , his great rival Guardiola has not exactly excelled in recent seasons. Liverpool have only a puncher...

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Teddy Bridgewater Reportedly to Sign Jets Contract After 4 Years with Vikings

Teddy Bridgewater Reportedly to Sign Jets Contract After 4 Years with Vikings

The 25-year-old quarterback was the final pick in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft after a standout collegiate career at Louisville. NY had prioritized Cousins but he has reportedly agreed to a t...

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Detroit Lions release TE Eric Ebron

Detroit Lions release TE Eric Ebron

Lions release Eric Ebron on quiet first day of free agency. In hopes of finding Ebron a new home, Detroit started looking for trade partners before last season's trade deadline. Roberts was drafted...

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Baseball team severs ties with player after release of domestic violence video

Baseball team severs ties with player after release of domestic violence video

The video was captured from a security camera at Whataburger Field in Corpus Christi. In less than 48-hours the video has been viewed millions of times. "She never excused his behavior, just loved h...

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Jack Wilshere Gets England Recall After 2 Years (Full Squad)

Jack Wilshere Gets England Recall After 2 Years (Full Squad)

Jack Wilshere is set to return to global football for the first time in 18 months while Gary Cahill has been axed following his drop in form. Wilshere has 34 caps for the national team but has no...

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Seahawks, Cowboys both interested in Ndamukong Suh

Seahawks, Cowboys both interested in Ndamukong Suh

Suh played with the Dolphins for the past three seasons, recording 15.5 sacks and 13 passes defensed in 48 games. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the Patriots could be looking to Suh a...

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Bills expected to sign DT Star Lotulelei

Bills expected to sign DT Star Lotulelei

Williams is the longest-tenured player on the Bills' roster, he will turn 35 in June. Lotulelei has been a reliable anchor along the trenches for the Panthers, starting all 16 games the last two sea...

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Ravens Expected To Sign WR Ryan Grant

Ravens Expected To Sign WR Ryan Grant

We could expect more Chris Moore this coming season as well. Richardson, though, received far more hype than Grant on this year's market. After two average seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs, the...

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BCCI Begins Match-fixing Investigation Against Mohammed Shami After Wife's Allegations

BCCI Begins Match-fixing Investigation Against Mohammed Shami After Wife's Allegations

On Tuesday evening, Jahan revealed that Shami is using unknown numbers to threaten her. "So now that the public wants to know on what is happening she suddenly flips and says that she wants to keep ...

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Manchester United have a clear path to sign Brazilian ace

Manchester United have a clear path to sign Brazilian ace

He explained people from Manchester City spoke to his agent, and that the offer was still there, only failing to materialise in January because he couldn't play in the Champions League. The race to ...

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Liverpool hero Carragher suspended by Sky until end of season

Liverpool hero Carragher suspended by Sky until end of season

However, Sky , who hold a large chunk of EPL broadcasting rights, released a statement on Wednesday confirming his suspension. But the broadcaster removed the ex-Liverpool player from its football ...

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Virginia Announces Star Player Is Out For Season

Virginia Announces Star Player Is Out For Season

March Madness is officially upon us. The No. 16 UMBC Retrievers will take on the No. 1 Virginia Cavaliers in the NCAA Tournament basketball game South Region on Friday, start time at 8:20 PM ET...

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[BN] Blitz newsletter: Bills get their backup QB

[BN] Blitz newsletter: Bills get their backup QB

It all depends on where they can trade up to, if they even do. 12 and 22 overall picks. The Minnesota Vikings have reportedly won the sweepstakes for Kirk Cousins and the New Orleans Saints ha...

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Footage of Eddie Jones talking about 'the scummy Irish' emerges

Footage of Eddie Jones talking about 'the scummy Irish' emerges

I took over and within three months the Japan under-20s team played the Wales under-20s team. An RFU spokeswoman said: " Eddie has apologised for his inappropriate remarks, and the RFU is also ver...

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Federer extends winning streak to reach Indian Wells quarter-finals

Federer extends winning streak to reach Indian Wells quarter-finals

The Swiss 20-time grand slam champion - a five-time victor at Indian Wells , including previous year - only lost five points on serve. "He hits it big, has a big serve, big forehand", said Federer, a...

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Warriors lose Thompson to fractured right thumb

Warriors lose Thompson to fractured right thumb

He is averaging 19.7 points, 3.8 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game this season and ranks in the Top 5 of the National Basketball Association in three-pointers made (206) and three-point percentage (44...

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Westbrook fourth ever to hit 100 triple-doubles

Westbrook fourth ever to hit 100 triple-doubles

Adams picked up a hip contusion, on the back of an ankle tweak, in the Thunder's 106-101 victory over the Sacramento Kings and sat out Wednesday's (NZT) 119-107 followup success over the Atlanta Ha...

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Rules Changes Coming To Minor League Baseball

Rules Changes Coming To Minor League Baseball

Triple-A received the hardest cap regarding mound visits in all of Minor League Baseball. Mound visits are limited based on the classification, but Triple-A affiliates like the Gwinnett Stripers...

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LeBron's triple-double leads Cavaliers past lowly Suns

LeBron's triple-double leads Cavaliers past lowly Suns

Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue admitted what the numbers shouted Sunday: the Lakers in general - and power forward Julius Randle in particular- strong-armed their way through the Cavaliers in a 127-1...

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Navy servicemen die after jet crashes near Key West

Navy servicemen die after jet crashes near Key West

The jet belonged to VFA-213, a fighter squadron which is based in Oceana, Virginia, near Norfolk. According to WSVN-TV, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office confirmed that the jet came down in the a...

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Hunter makes his pitch, helps Phillies land Jake Arrieta

Hunter makes his pitch, helps Phillies land Jake Arrieta

Arrieta struck out seven and walked two. Arrieta was 68-31 with a 2.73 ERA in five seasons in Chicago after starting his career in Baltimore. "I think there were a number of reasons things didn't ...

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How to watch Tiger Woods' first round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational

How to watch Tiger Woods' first round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational

His lowest point came in 2017 when the 14-time Major victor was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and prescription drugs. "But it's been I think four, five weeks maybe since I played...

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Jaguars expected to re-sign wide receiver Marqise Lee

Jaguars expected to re-sign wide receiver Marqise Lee

Reports leading up to free agency indicated that the Jacksonville Jaguars preferred re-signing Marqise Lee over better-known wide receiver Allen Robinson . Finding Norwell was one of his better mov...

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Patrick Robinson To Sign 4-Year Deal With Saints

Patrick Robinson To Sign 4-Year Deal With Saints

He was perhaps the steal of free agency a year ago. Patrick Robinson went from training camp question mark to playoff hero for the Eagles last season, and he did it all on a one-year deal for $1...

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