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Sport Leeds part ways with Thomas Christiansen
Author: 0 Leeds part ways with Thomas Christiansen

Christiansen took over from Garry Monk last summer and was a left-field appointment by the club, joining from Cypriot club APOEL Nicosia. Football Insider exclusively revealed the news that Christiansen was about to be sacked imminently on Sunday.

Sport Leeds sack Christiansen after seven-game winless run
Author: 0 Leeds sack Christiansen after seven-game winless run

The process has now begun for Leeds to find a replacement for Christiansen, and a number of names have already been linked with the job. Leeds United's poor run of form, that has seen them fail to win a game since the 2-1 away win against Burton Albion on Boxing Day, has led to the sacking of struggling manager Thomas Christiansen last night.

Sport Malcolm Butler: Patriots 'gave up on me' in Super Bowl
Author: 0 Malcolm Butler: Patriots 'gave up on me' in Super Bowl

But on Sunday Butler was largely reduced to spectator as the Patriots were beaten 41-38 despite quarterback Tom Brady throwing for a Super Bowl record 508 yards and three touchdowns. I guess I wasn't playing good or they didn't feel comfortable. "I ain't got nothing to say", Butler said in the locker room after the game. Added Eagles running back LeGarrette Blount: "I don't know what that was about".

Sport International Olympic Committee rejects Russians cleared by Swiss-based sports tribunal
Author: 0 International Olympic Committee rejects Russians cleared by Swiss-based sports tribunal

Despite not receiving the reasoned decision from CAS, Bach expressed hope that the decision on whether or not to invite the Russian athletes affected by the decision will be made prior to the Winter Olympics beginning. "The IOC executive board is not satisfied at all by CAS", Bach said. "Therefore, unfortunately, here in Pyeongchang this reallocation of medals can not happen yet", Bach explained.

Sport Bill Belichick Would Break Another Record With Patriots' Win On Sunday
Author: 0 Bill Belichick Would Break Another Record With Patriots' Win On Sunday

You won't have to ask Belichick to be told as much if you're one of his 53 players. Players will be quizzed in position meetings and in front of the team if Belichick gets the urge. Taking that knowledge and speaking to a couple other people who are familiar with the Patriots, I believe the answer is that Belichick does indeed use the hoodie as a mechanism to stick it to the NFL.

Sport Future Super Bowl Hosts: Lists of Cities Hosting Upcoming Games
Author: 0 Future Super Bowl Hosts: Lists of Cities Hosting Upcoming Games

The coldest Super Bowl to date was held near Detroit. Minnesota is set to host the Super Bowl for the first time since 1992. As game time approached, policed moved in with plans to disperse the protesters. The National Chicken Council estimated that Americans consumed a whopping 1.35 billion wings on Super Bowl Sunday past year alone. It was 13 degrees below zero (wind chill minus 48) when the Green Bay Packers hosted the Dallas Cowboys on December 31, 1967.

Sport Wenger hails instant impact from Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang
Author: 0 Wenger hails instant impact from Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang

Consistency has been a worry since that burst when I came in, the fact we can perform at that level against Leicester then dip so low in the first 45 minutes against Arsenal . However, hopefully Henrikh Mkhitaryan will make his full debut after coming off the bench against Swansea and I'd love to see him deployed alongside Mesut Ozil in attack .

Sport Brady chosen NFL's MVP; Shurmur tabbed assistant coach of year
Author: 0 Brady chosen NFL's MVP; Shurmur tabbed assistant coach of year

This year he became the oldest player to win the award at 40-years old. Though he won MVP in 2015 (the final year a auto was awarded to the MVP ), he ended up giving the vehicle he won to Patriots cornerback Malcolm Butler , who famously made the game-winning interception to take down the Seahawks in the closing moments of Super Bowl 50.

Sport What caused the 29-second blackout in Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 What caused the 29-second blackout in Super Bowl LII

There are two kinds of Super Bowl viewers: the ones who want to watch the game and the ones who just want to see the commercials. Padilla says Metro Transit doesn't expect the 17 activists to face charges. About 30 activists walked onto the city's Green Line at the Stadium Village stop shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday, stopping trains in both directions. The biggest sporting event in the United States, the Super Bowl, kicks off later today when the Philadelphia Eagles play the New England ...

Sport Last two months have been life-changing, says Shubhankar Sharma
Author: 0 Last two months have been life-changing, says Shubhankar Sharma

Joshi, still searching for his first win on either Asian or European Tours , finished in a share of fifth place alongside Japan's Ryo Ishikawa, Hideto Tanihara, Nino Bertasio and world number 47 Dylan Frittelli of South Africa. It wasn't until the 13th hole where Sharma knew he was near the leaders and then saw he led by two on the 16th. "I've been a member on the Asian Tour for a while and I will continue to be a member on the Asian Tour".

Sport Brian Dawkins Makes Pro Football Hall Of Fame 2018 Class
Author: 0 Brian Dawkins Makes Pro Football Hall Of Fame 2018 Class

Of the five former NFL offensive linemen who made the Pro Football Hall of Fame finalists list this year, Faneca owns the best post-season award credentials thanks to him being voted to the Pro Bowl nine times and a First-Team All-Pro six times.

Sport Coldest Super Bowl Ever? Getting Ready for the Big Game
Author: 0 Coldest Super Bowl Ever? Getting Ready for the Big Game

He just didn't want to be part of the festivities surrounding the Patriots and Eagles . Trump tweeted on November 24, one of the many times he sounded off on the issue. He points to the new Minnesota Super Bowl Legacy Fund created to help children live active lifestyles. Cook, a huge Patriots fan, said after the team won the AFC Championship game on January 21, she got a text message from her husband telling her that he had bought two tickets to the Super Bowl for her and their son .

Sport Malcolm Butler on Super Bowl loss: 'I could have changed that game'
Author: 0 Malcolm Butler on Super Bowl loss: 'I could have changed that game'

Eric Rowe said after the game that Butler practiced all week as a starter. While he did not play a bad game overall, he let the Eagles draw first blood when Alshon Jeffery get behind him for the game's first touchdown. "Couldn't get everyone in". Butler played in all of the Pats' games in the 2017 regular season, compiling 60 combined tackles, three forced fumbles, and, two interceptions.

Sport Minneapolis cold no match for Super Bowl-crazed Eagles fans
Author: 0 Minneapolis cold no match for Super Bowl-crazed Eagles fans

At Radio Row: Two Sets, One Flypack, Plenty of SynergyThroughout the week, the Boston and Philadelphia RSNs shared two studios on Radio Row at the Mall of America. "[But] Minneapolis is going beyond the moment", said Andrew Zimmern, a Travel Channel TV host who's the NFL's culinary ambassador for Super Bowl LII .

Sport Liverpool: Penalty Drama At Anfield As Harry Kane Rescues Point For Tottenham
Author: 0 Liverpool: Penalty Drama At Anfield As Harry Kane Rescues Point For Tottenham

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino branded Liverpool lucky to escape with a draw despite his own team needing an injury-time penalty to salvage a point from a frenzied finish at Anfield. However the action wasn't over with a freaky penalty being awarded for a foul by Virgil Van Dijk on Mousa Dembele - with the linesman awarding the spot kick after the referee had waved play on.

Sport Patriots fans arrive at US Bank Stadium ready for Super Bowl LII
Author: 0 Patriots fans arrive at US Bank Stadium ready for Super Bowl LII

Yo, Philly, you really did beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in a thrilling Super Bowl that rewrote the offensive record book. It was the first turnover of the game for the Patriots . And then thirdly, go seize the moment. Philadelphia were home underdogs throughout the NFC playoffs and are comfortable taking that label into the biggest game of the year where they will seek their first Super Bowl title after falling short in the game twice before (1981, 2005).

Sport Peyton Manning quarterbacks Universal vacation in Super Bowl commercial
Author: 0 Peyton Manning quarterbacks Universal vacation in Super Bowl commercial

The lawsuit does not state how Beckham got the photo, however it states that there was "nothing creative or distinctive about the point-and-shoot, ambush-style photos, except that they feature Beckham". "We will deal with that at the appropriate time", co-owner John Mara said several weeks back. "I don't really talk to him about it yet". "That is not necessarily right now".

Sport Hawks send struggling Knicks to 3rd straight loss
Author: 0 Hawks send struggling Knicks to 3rd straight loss

The refs, however, did not blow the whistle to stop play. Michael Beasley will be back at the Bradley Center for the first time since signing with the Knicks as a free agent in the summer, and having earned a reputation as something of a cult hero in his single year in Milwaukee, he'll likely receive a very warm reception.

Sport Cameron Norrie after Davis Cup debut: 'Best day of my tennis career'
Author: 0 Cameron Norrie after Davis Cup debut: 'Best day of my tennis career'

After singles and doubles defeats elsewhere he came close to repeating the trick in his second outing too, running a man almost 100 places higher in the rankings in Albert Ramos-Vinolas close on the Spaniard's home courts. Heading into the final day of their World Group first round contest trailing 2-1, Great Britain needed to win both singles matches if they were to progress.

Sport 3-legged goldendoodle from Central Virginia competes in 'Puppy Bowl'
Author: 0 3-legged goldendoodle from Central Virginia competes in 'Puppy Bowl'

Animal Planet's annual "Puppy Bowl" featured one adorable canine from Central Virginia. But this year, guest puppies Kaleb Jr and Archer will be joining the ranks of professional puppies - for an important reason. Animal Planet is also shining a spotlight this year on pets affected by last year's three hurricanes. While they might not be as energetic as their puppy counterparts, they make up for it in love and affection.

Author: 0 Malcolm Butler On Super Bowl Benching: 'I Ain't Got Nothing To Say'

It's safe to say at this point that he probably won't be back with New England. But on the ensuing drive, New England safety Devin McCourty couldn't keep Zach Ertz from stretching the ball across the goal line for an 11-yard touchdown reception that wound up being the victor.

Author: 0 Black Lives Matter protesters block transit lines in Minneapolis before Super Bowl

Metro Transit spokesman Howie Padilla confirmed there was "some kind of demonstration going on", but said was too early to say whether train service was disrupted. Organizer Mel Reeves said the conference was created to educate people about race, police violence and the right to protest. A group of several dozen protesters were shown on video chanting "You shut us down, we shut you down".

Sport Liverpool 2, Tottenham Hotspur 2: First Thoughts
Author: 0 Liverpool 2, Tottenham Hotspur 2: First Thoughts

The visitors controlled the game after the break but needed a spectacular strike from an unlikely source to get back level when substitute Victor Wanyama smashed into the top corner with his first touch. It was not to be, though, as a foul by Virgil van Dijk on Erik Lamela handed Spurs a second penalty which Kane converted to secure a point. Pressing hard from the start, Liverpool forced errors early and often.

Sport Wanyama scores thunderbolt as Spurs, Liverpool draw
Author: 0 Wanyama scores thunderbolt as Spurs, Liverpool draw

Three minutes later, Mohamed Salah bagged his second goal of the game and 21st league goal of the season with what everyone thought would be the clincher. "I have no problem with people making mistakes but if you don't see the situation, then step aside". "Yes, Virgil van Dijk touches him, but we all know Lamela wants the touch and we all know they were so many hard fouls in the first half and yet we didn't get any fouls".

Sport Scary hit knocks Patriots WR out of Super Bowl
Author: 0 Scary hit knocks Patriots WR out of Super Bowl

Take a look through the gallery to reveal snaps of the sickening clash between the National Football League stars. The announcement in the press box came just a few minutes after the play, so it's highly likely the head injury is actually a concussion.

Sport Zidane refuses to give up on Real Madrid's slim title hopes
Author: 0 Zidane refuses to give up on Real Madrid's slim title hopes

However, Zinedine Zidane will see this game as an ideal opportunity for his side to pick up another victory and build some much needed momentum and confidence as they continue their pursuit of their fierce rivals. Zidane talked to beIN SPORTS for his reason behind the Ronaldo substitution: "I planned it because I wanted to put a player in the middle and put a little more strength in the centre of the field".

Sport Randy Moss becomes a first-ballot Hall of Famer
Author: 0 Randy Moss becomes a first-ballot Hall of Famer

And as my colleague Steve Mariucci said of his former player's tenure in San Francisco, How many star players play more than eight seasons with one team anymore? Lewis, one of the NFL's most intimidating middle linebackers, was the lone slam-dunk candidate for 2018 following a 17-year career, spent entirely with the Ravens, in which he won two Super Bowl rings, made seven first-team all-pro teams, was selected to 13 Pro Bowls and was a two-time National Football League defensive ...

Sport Giroud admits his disapointment at having to leave Arsenal for Chelsea
Author: 0 Giroud admits his disapointment at having to leave Arsenal for Chelsea

Having started just one of his 16 appearances in the Premier League this season after the arrival of Alexandre Lacazette , Giroud sought a move away from Arsenal in January in order to play more regularly. Once Arsene Wenger had made a decision to bring in another centre-forward in Aubameyang, the French worldwide told the media that he spoke to Didier Deschamps for advice before choosing to move on as part of the chain that ensured that the Gabonese hitman ended up at the Emirates.

Sport Allardyce tears into 'pathetic' Everton after Arsenal humbling
Author: 0 Allardyce tears into 'pathetic' Everton after Arsenal humbling

Ramsey scored twice in the opening 20 minutes (6,19), either side of a headed goal from Laurent Koscielny (14). Wales midfielder Ramsey completed his treble in the second half and the only angst for Gunners boss Arsene Wenger was the sight of goalkeeper Petr Cech limping off injured.

Sport Former Georgia Southern LB Killed by Suspected Drunk Driver
Author: 0 Former Georgia Southern LB Killed by Suspected Drunk Driver

It is believed he was a passenger in a ridesharing vehicle like Uber or Lyft, and the driver, Jeffrey Monroe, 54, was also pronounced dead at the scene. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Jackson's family and friends in this tough time. Mays spotted the crash on the right side of the road before activating his emergency lights, Perrine said.

Sport Vandal legend Jerry Kramer makes Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Vandal legend Jerry Kramer makes Hall of Fame

Kramer was one of eight elected to the Hall on Saturday, joining former players Ray Lewis, Randy Moss, Terrell Owens, Brian Urlacher, Brian Dawkins and Robert Brazile, along with personnel executive Bobby Beathard. "So the defense would put their best men on that half of the field". He was a fourth-round pick (39th overall) by Packers in 1958 NFL Draft, and went on to anchor the offensive line of Lombardi-era powerhouse.

Sport Sanchez Net First Manchester United Goal
Author: 0 Sanchez Net First Manchester United Goal

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline during the Premier League match at Wembley Stadium against Tottenham Hotspur (pic: Adam Davy/PA Images). He added: "I don't remember us being fourth or fifth this season , we're better than last season in every single aspect". "It is a small intervention in his external meniscus and I want to believe by the end of March he can be back".