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Sport Ryan Shazier has feeling in his legs, father says
Author: 0 Ryan Shazier has feeling in his legs, father says

Ryan was hospitalized after delivering a hit just more than three minutes into the Steelers' eventual win against the Cincinnati Bengals . While he continues to have a long road to recovery, his dedication to rehab and positive attitude will go a long way as he looks to return to his feet.

Sport Crystal Palace might have signed Virgil Van Dijk for £6m
Author: 0 Crystal Palace might have signed Virgil Van Dijk for £6m

On both occasions the Dutch defender marshalled the back line with great consistency and ability, and forward Roberto Firmino is in no doubt that it'll be far better to have van Dijk on his team rather than opposing him from now on. "I'm really looking forward to playing alongside him, of course". In order to reach that ambition of improving, Van Dijk believes he is working under the right man in Jurgen Klopp .

Sport Chelsea close to signing Everton's Barkley for £15m, according to reports
Author: 0 Chelsea close to signing Everton's Barkley for £15m, according to reports

Everton manager Sam Allardyce had confirmed on Thursday that Barkley's departure from Merseyside is just a matter of when, not if. A medical examination appears to be the only obstacle standing between Everton star Ross Barkley and a move to Chelsea following a £15million deal, after Tottenham pulled their interest in the England midfielder.

Sport Trump plans to attend National Championship Game
Author: 0 Trump plans to attend National Championship Game

The college championship will be the first one in Atlanta's newly minted football stadium and would mark Trump's latest visit to the southeast. Maybe they'll have it playing on screens. Georgia is seeking it's first national championship since 1980. Later in the briefing a question was asked regarding that statement. During the presidential election, Trump carried both Alabama and Georgia.

Sport Federer inspires Switzerland to victory over Russian Federation at Hopman Cup
Author: 0 Federer inspires Switzerland to victory over Russian Federation at Hopman Cup

Roger Federer and partner Belinda Bencic complete yet another sweep on their second day of action at the Hopman Cup. Khachanov matched Federer impressively with backhand winners in the second set before a back-and-forth tiebreaker. Tuesday's other Group B clash saw Japan face the United States , and it was the latter who prevailed thanks to an injury to Naomi Osaka. Osaka's place in both matches was taken by 19-year-old local player Maddison Inglis, who was woken up at 8:30 a.m.by ...

Sport 'Injured' Murray pulls out of Brisbane International
Author: 0 'Injured' Murray pulls out of Brisbane International

In a Facebook post, Murray wrote: "In the short term I'm going to be staying in Australia for the next couple of days to see if my hip settles down a bit and will decide by the weekend whether to stay out here or fly home to assess what I do next".

Sport Man City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered MCL injury at Palace
Author: 0 Man City confirm Gabriel Jesus suffered MCL injury at Palace

Jesus could be out for at least two to three months, depending on what scans determine in the next few days, City announced late on Monday. The Brazil worldwide was forced off in the first half at Selhurst Park after appearing to overstretch while accidentally doing the splits.

Sport Bears fire Fox after last-place finish
Author: 0 Bears fire Fox after last-place finish

Now, he leaves with second-worst winning percentage of any coach in the Bears' hallowed history, behind only Abe Gibron, who had a.274 winning percentage. His team-building philosophy clearly centers around the NFL Draft and he emphasized that patience is required when a team is being rebuilt from the bottom up.

Sport MI kicker Quinn Nordin grabs crotch after 45-yard field goal
Author: 0 MI kicker Quinn Nordin grabs crotch after 45-yard field goal

Michigan's potent offense, which has amassed more than 5,000 yards in consecutive seasons for the first time since 2010 and 2011, against a SC defense that's yielding 20.8 points per game and has held 11 of 12 opponents under their season average.

Sport Team USA to reveal Pyeongchang 2018 ice hockey teams
Author: 0 Team USA to reveal Pyeongchang 2018 ice hockey teams

University of Denver forward Troy Terry, a junior from Highlands Ranch, and goalie Nicole Hensley of Lakewood were officially named to the U.S. Olympic hockey teams Monday. Gionta has a long history with USA Hockey and will serve as the captain. Team USA relied primarily on European players when it went 0-3 at the 2017 Deutschland Cup in November, the only pre-Olympic competition on the Team USA schedule.

Sport Klavan late show lifts Liverpool past Burnley
Author: 0 Klavan late show lifts Liverpool past Burnley

Klopp was delighted with the battling performance and made special mention of goalscorer Mane and Lallana, who completed 86 minutes for the first time this season. Mohamed Salah was also left out of the Liverpool travelling party after he picked up an injury in Saturday's 2-1 win against Leicester, but Coutinho's absence was a surprise, even though Klopp has been rotating his team on a regular basis in recent weeks.

Sport Vitolo 'very grateful and proud' of Atletico Madrid move
Author: 0 Vitolo 'very grateful and proud' of Atletico Madrid move

Speaking after he was unveiled as an Atletico Madrid player, Costa spoke very highly of his time in London. "I'm exhausted of training". The striker left the Spanish capital club in 2014 for Stamford Bridge, winning two Premier League titles before heading back.

Sport Thomas to make Cavs debut on Tuesday against Portland
Author: 0 Thomas to make Cavs debut on Tuesday against Portland

As a matter of fact, Thomas will be playing in the first Cavaliers game of this season as the team is hosting the Portland Trail Blazers Tuesday night. " My hip is better, but I have no rhythm ", Thomas said when asked about his return. "I play a lot of NBA 2K", "It's the most realistic basketball game you could ever play".

Author: 0 Cardinals submit requests to interview Patriots' Matt Patricia and Brian Flores

Gettleman has already identified three candidates f the job, and appears to be lining up more . ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the Cardinals will interview Patriots LBs coach Brian Flores for their head-coaching vacancy. McDaniels, 41, has been the Patriots' offensive coordinator since 2012. The Colts could use an offensive minded coach, who can take Luck's game from being an elite quarterback into truly one of the game's all-time greats by maximizing his special talent and ability at the ...

Sport UFC 219: Cris Cyborg outlasts tenacious Holly Holm to retain featherweight title
Author: 0 UFC 219: Cris Cyborg outlasts tenacious Holly Holm to retain featherweight title

The bout marked the first time "Cyborg" defended the UFC featherweight title she secured in July, when she stopped Tonya Evinger. At the end of the second round, Holm's left eye looked swollen shut and from there on Cyborg was in charge. During Ronda Rousey's reign as the UFC's 135 champ, the consensus was that she was the best ever, but Holm and then Amanda Nunes ended much of that talk.

Sport Packers fire DC Capers after nine seasons
Author: 0 Packers fire DC Capers after nine seasons

The defense ranked 22nd in the league this past season, giving up an average of 24 points a game. This is all despite the team using its first draft pick on a defensive player in each of the last six years. Whether or not Green Bay is firing Capers or if he is deciding to just walk away is not now known, but based on the Packers' lack of success defensively during most of his tenure, it's probably best that the two sides are parting ways.

Sport Notre Dame snatches late victory over LSU in Citrus Bowl
Author: 0 Notre Dame snatches late victory over LSU in Citrus Bowl

Boykin picked the flawless time to make the biggest play of his career. The same could have been said against LSU as he completed just 3-of-8 passes for 52 yards and he ran for another 38. LSU's Danny Etling was 19 of 33 for 229 yards and a pair of touchdowns to Derrius Guice. Notre Dame: The Irish open next season with a home game against MI on September 1.

Sport Man Utd star Paul Pogba sends message to injured team-mate Romelu Lukaku
Author: 0 Man Utd star Paul Pogba sends message to injured team-mate Romelu Lukaku

Fans booed Southampton after the 5-2 Boxing Day collapse before Tottenham at Wembley and Saints have not won since November 26, the intervening seven games marred by four defeats. But, I think the defensive job in general as a team was really good". "Right now we have to be positive and use this performance for the future, because we have another big game coming up on Tuesday [against Crystal Palace ]".

Sport Man United's Young Gets Three-Match Ban For Violent Conduct
Author: 0 Man United's Young Gets Three-Match Ban For Violent Conduct

Swansea City's Kyle Naughton was also charged for a separate an unrelated incident in their 2-1 victory over Watford on Saturday. Manchester United full-back Ashley Young is charged with violent conduct by the FA for an apparent elbow on Southampton's Dusan Tadic .

Sport Pochettino: Harry Kane can be Tottenham's Totti
Author: 0 Pochettino: Harry Kane can be Tottenham's Totti

Specifically, would there ever be a scenario where Kane, Europe's leading scorer in 2017 and the current leader for his third consecutive Premier League Golden Boot, could depart Tottenham for another club? Spurs confirmed the latest team news on the club's Twitter account on Friday as Mauricio Pochettino's men seek to continue their bid for Champions League qualification against a Swansea side who will be under the watchful eye of new boss Carlos Carvalhal.

Sport Week 17 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears
Author: 0 Week 17 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears

Over the past three games, the Vikings held the Bears, Packers and Bengals to a combined 17 points and six third-down conversions. Minnesota was dominating on defense, as has become the calling card of these Vikings, holding Chicago to 201 yards of offense - most of it in the second half when the result was no longer in doubt.

Sport J&K: 5 CRPF personnel killed in terror attack
Author: 0 J&K: 5 CRPF personnel killed in terror attack

The battle between the terrorists and CRPF is underway. They (militants) were trying. Police sources told Kashmir Reader that a fidayeen group stormed into CRPF GTC Lethpora after lobbing grenades and resorted to heavy firing on government forces personnel.

Sport Philadelphia Eagles: The importance of week 17
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: The importance of week 17

Instead, the concerns that cropped up on Christmas night were reinforced. It is hard to be too critical of the Eagles offense when so many key players were given the day off or taken out early to prepare for the playoffs. Despite having already been eliminated from playoff contention, the Cowboys still finished with a winning record at 9-7. The NFC playoffs still run through Philly.

Author: 0 Texans GM Rick Smith taking 'extended leave of absence'

But on Sunday, moments after the Texans' loss to the Indianapolis Colts , came news that served as a reminder, like Harvey did, that some things are bigger than football. The problem in this is that O'Brien is only under contract for one more season while Smith was extended previous year through the 2020 season. "That's out of my control, but I would love to have Coach O'Brien with me", Watson said earlier this month.

Sport Raiders to pursue Jon Gruden
Author: 0 Raiders to pursue Jon Gruden

He was awarded a four-year extension in February. "There is no news to report", Gruden said Saturday. Chances are that, at some point over the weekend, Gruden spoke directly with Raiders owner Mark Davis. I cant say I havent taken any phone calls. Raiders owner Mark Davis was also asked about the report that his team was looking to hire Gruden, and although he had the opportunity, he didn't take the chance to shoot anything down.

Sport Patriots rout Jets to clinch No. 1 seed in AFC playoffs
Author: 0 Patriots rout Jets to clinch No. 1 seed in AFC playoffs

ESPN reported that he was due to receive a $2 million bonus if he caught 80 passes, had 1,200 receiving yards or played in 90 percent of the team's snaps (which he also fell short of). To reach this point, the Patriots have overcome season-ending injuries to Julian Edelman, Dont'a Hightower and Marcus Cannon, extended absences from Chris Hogan, Rex Burkhead and Kyle Van Noy, and early-season defensive meltdowns that led to loud, strong messages from coaches and captains.

Sport Christian Kirksey: Hue Jackson hasn't lost locker room
Author: 0 Christian Kirksey: Hue Jackson hasn't lost locker room

Well, the Browns are 0-15 heading into Sunday's finale at Pittsburgh. Jackson also said he will not walk away from the Browns job. "I'm not in a beef or anything, " he said. They are the first team since. "I think we will do that". Get out the swim trunks, water wings and sunscreen - Hue Jackson is going swimming. "You can't sugarcoat it", Jackson said.

Sport Iowa State holds on for win over Memphis in Liberty Bowl
Author: 0 Iowa State holds on for win over Memphis in Liberty Bowl

With 4:06 remaining and the Cyclones up one, running back David Montgomery appeared to cross the end zone in a heap of bodies before losing control of the football. Quarterback Kyle Kempt's pass was tipped off his intended receiver's hands, before Lazard caught it for the score. The senior finished with a Liberty Bowl record 10 catches for 142 yards.

Sport Thompson carries Miss State to 31-27 victory in TaxSlayer
Author: 0 Thompson carries Miss State to 31-27 victory in TaxSlayer

The Cardinals may not have had the hot start they had a year ago, but they still have the best player playing in this game in 2016 Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson . The change also cost Louisville a shot at more familiarity than it normally gets in a bowl game: former MSU defensive coordinator Todd Grantham, now with Florida, was Louisville's defensive coordinator from 2014-2016.

Sport LeBron James: 'The Worst' When Refs Refuse To Acknowledge Blown Foul Call
Author: 0 LeBron James: 'The Worst' When Refs Refuse To Acknowledge Blown Foul Call

Like I go over and (say) 'you didn't see that. Durant's fan base - burner accounts included - would say that Durant could be the best scorer in National Basketball Association history with all-around ability and has become a defensive menace since joining a historically great Golden State Warriors team.

Sport Hazard's Father: 'Eden rejected Chelsea renewals to wait for Real Madrid'
Author: 0 Hazard's Father: 'Eden rejected Chelsea renewals to wait for Real Madrid'

Conte says that he is hopeful Courtois will stay at Stamford Bridge, as he thinks he is one of the world's best, per Miguel Delaney at the Independent. "I hope to continue to see this situation for many years". "It's very important to try to improve your team, to strengthen your team, and not to sell the best players".

Sport After bashing Steelers, James Harrison is all business for Patriots
Author: 0 After bashing Steelers, James Harrison is all business for Patriots

Harrison was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers on December 23 and signed with the Patriots earlier this week. JH: "There were no other offers". "I'm going to go out whenever Coach ( Bill) Belichick puts me out there", Harrison said. Could you play every snap if they asked you to? "I don't even know the playbook", Harrison scoffed.

Sport Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on Leicester City, Claude Puel
Author: 0 Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp heaps praise on Leicester City, Claude Puel

The Reds have scored an impressive 75 goals in 29 games in all competitions, their highest tally since the 1908-1981 season. There's been 14-goals scored between these two clubs in their last three meetings and though the Reds have only given up a surprisingly paltry three goals in their ten league matches at Anfield this season, but I wouldn't bet against them adding to that number.