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Sport Former Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin to be hired at Arizona
Author: 0 Former Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin to be hired at Arizona

Bruce Feldman has also confirmed Sumlin heading to Arizona . Sumlin will replace Rich Rodriguez , who was sacked earlier this month in the wake of a sexual harassment allegation the university began investigating in October and a recent notice of a hostile-workplace lawsuit to be filed against him.

Sport Rio Ferdinand shocks many with advice to Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Rio Ferdinand shocks many with advice to Alexis Sanchez

It's claimed that City are willing to pay Sanchez £285,000-a-week, while local rivals United are happy to offer the Arsenal man a whopping £300,000-a-week to come to Old Trafford. "We don't believe in signing a player just to sign a player, just to do something.We don't believe in that". Arsenal's top target is rumoured to be tricky Bordeaux forward Malcom .

Sport Game Day Guide: Vikings vs. Saints
Author: 0 Game Day Guide: Vikings vs. Saints

If he isn't, they probably get blown out. Drew Brees loves playing in domes. Keenum finished the season 325-of-481 passing for 3,547 yards with 22 touchdowns and seven interceptions and a passer rating of 98.3, the fifth-highest by a Vikings quarterback in a season.

Sport Jurgen Klopp sends out message to Manchester City
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp sends out message to Manchester City

Manchester City's unbeaten run was finally brought to an end at Anfield on Sunday evening as a vibrant and energised Liverpool side secured a thrilling 4-3 victory against Pep Guardiola's visitors. And they have shored up their suspect defence by paying an eye-watering £75 million ($102 million, 84 million euros) to Southampton for defender Virgil Van Dijk.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger speaks out after Arsenal defeat at Bournemouth

Don't read too much into it because not even I know how it will go. Arsene Wenger dropped wantaway Alexis Sanchez and he was missed in the encounter as the away side lacked a cutting edge all through the game. Arsenal fell to a 2-1 defeat against Bournemouth in the Premier League on a dismal afternoon in the south coast for the north Londoners on Sunday.

Sport Patriots DC Matt Patricia likely to become Detroit Lions head coach
Author: 0 Patriots DC Matt Patricia likely to become Detroit Lions head coach

And his own coach will be someone with whom he has familiarity. Last year, the San Francisco 49ers hired Kyle Shanahan while he was still serving at the offensive coordinator for the Atlanta Falcons in their run to the Super Bowl . The two are said to have an excellent working relationship. Patricia is considered the favorite to become the 18th head coach in franchise history.

Sport Ken Niumatalolo turns down Arizona job, staying at Navy
Author: 0 Ken Niumatalolo turns down Arizona job, staying at Navy

Niumatalolo sent two text messages Sunday morning announcing his plan to stay in Annapolis despite having interviewed for the vacant head coaching job at Arizona . The triple-option offense Niumatalolo runs at Navy is perplexing for defenses but would have been an odd fit in the Pac-12. Arizona is looking for a coach after the school fired Rodriguez earlier in the month .

Sport Guardiola hopeful Manchester City striker Jesus could return against Basel
Author: 0 Guardiola hopeful Manchester City striker Jesus could return against Basel

Jesus' injury gave further weight to rumours City would step up their attempts to lure Sanchez to the Etihad Stadium this month. "We still have a lot of things to do but tomorrow is such an important game to see again if we are able to do big things in this season - in the big stages of the Champions League".

Sport Saints vs. Vikings: Preview, score prediction for Divisional Round
Author: 0 Saints vs. Vikings: Preview, score prediction for Divisional Round

The 2009 Saints were a good team - they went on to beat the Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl #%!* - but they weren't better than a Minnesota team led by former nemesis Brett Favre, who crossed the border to throw for a career-high 4,202 yards and 33 touchdowns against just seven interceptions in what should have been the Vikings' first real National Football League championship.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger gives an update on the future of Alexis Sanchez

A few days ago, it seemed as though Sanchez's long expected move to City was done and dusted, with several reports indicating that the Chilean forward had agreed personal terms with the Premier League leaders ahead of a £20 million move to the Etihad Stadium.

Sport Late goal-line stand helps Eagles advance to NFC championship
Author: 0 Late goal-line stand helps Eagles advance to NFC championship

Good news: The replay officials got it right. "Since that point, no one's given us a chance", Eagles coach Doug Pederson coach, referring to the QB's December 10 ACL tear. But on fourth and goal, Jones slipped and was unable to haul in Ryan's desperate pass, leaving the Eagles to run down the clock for the win. "That's a play we practice all the time, and certainly in those situations you go to your best player", Ryan said .

Sport Bruins beat Canadiens in shootout
Author: 0 Bruins beat Canadiens in shootout

David Krejci stormed back with an wonderful effort to knot things up at 3-3 before the end of the second period, and it was in the third that the Black and Gold turned the pressure up on Carey Price , peppering Price for 10 shots at the halfway mark frame.

Sport Vikings activate QB Bradford off injured reserve
Author: 0 Vikings activate QB Bradford off injured reserve

The Vikings waived tight end Kyle Carter on Saturday to make room for Bradford, who last played at Chicago on October 9 and returned to practice last week after recovering from a left knee injury. However, a source close to the team has told The Viking Age that Bridgewater will actually be among the Vikings' inactives on Sunday. Bridgewater has served as the backup since Week 10 for the Vikings , who have not had three quarterbacks listed as active since Mike Zimmer became their coach .

Sport Sam Allardyce: Everton 'unprofessional' in 4-0 Spurs defeat
Author: 0 Sam Allardyce: Everton 'unprofessional' in 4-0 Spurs defeat

England striker Kane has now scored 20 times in the Premier League this season, three more than any other player, and has hit 28 goals in 28 appearances in all competitions. Their lack of activity has come in stark contrast to most of the Premier League's top six. "It was a fantastic performance, I'm very pleased, I think we fully deserved this in the end, the victory", Pochettino said .

Sport India record 100-run victory over Australia
Author: 0 India record 100-run victory over Australia

Kamlesh Nagarkoti and Shivam Mavi picked three wickets apiece to wrap up Australia's innings in the 43rd over itself. They had an opening stand of 180 and with that, they soon overtook Robin Uthappa and Shikhar Dhawan's opening wicket record of 174 runs in U-19 World Cup for India .

Sport Thibaut Courtois: 'Chelsea players are tired'
Author: 0 Thibaut Courtois: 'Chelsea players are tired'

Ghana defender Daniel Amartey saw 90 minutes of action as Leicester City held Champions Chelsea to a goalless draw at Stamford Bridge . "We are not conceding, but we are not creating chances". But Ben Chilwell received two yellow cards inside five minutes in the second half, giving his side a tough final 20 minutes. I never see this type of mistake in the Premier League before.

Author: 0 You fight for fantastic opportunities - Mourinho hints at Sanchez move

In recent days, it has emerged that the Gunners finally accept that Sanchez wants to leave and a battle between United and fierce local rivals Manchester City has been brewing. Mourinho is said to consider Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial to be wide forwards, rather than players who can play centre-forward. Armenia worldwide Mkhitaryan has struggled to hold down a first-team place at Old Trafford this season and Sky Sport Italia reports that Arsenal are keen on the former Borussia ...

Sport Liverpool a top team without Coutinho - Guardiola
Author: 0 Liverpool a top team without Coutinho - Guardiola

Roberto is known for his flexibility and is fit for playing in the two positions which is something that Klopp is searching for. "We don't have to replace him", he added. When I lived here, we liked the city in the way we liked Rio, which is where I am from. Did I think we can still use him? Klopp is confident he will be given all the resources he requires to replace Coutinho and insisted that the £142m would not be used to pay for the club's recent transfer activity, namely the record ...

Sport England win toss as Hales returns; Tye debuts for Australia
Author: 0 England win toss as Hales returns; Tye debuts for Australia

I'd say, if anything, the formats are getting further and further apart. This match is Jos Buttler's 100th for England , and he was presented with a commemorative cap by James Anderson before play. The allrounders Mitchell Marsh and Marcus Stoinis will bat at Nos. The hosts' bowling unit has been on song thus far in the Ashes series. They found it hard facing Australia's pace attack during the Test series and while Josh Hazlewood will rest from the first game, Mitchell Starc and Pat ...

Sport Thiem recovering from bug ahead of Open
Author: 0 Thiem recovering from bug ahead of Open

For me it was not ideal to not be in Brisbane, I would have loved to be there but I had to make a different schedule this year", Nadal said during the week. Federer hailed Nadal for putting up a great fight in last year's Open. Djokovic , who has dropped to number 14 in the world, will be chasing a record seventh Australian Open title if he competes in the tournament, which begins on January 15.

Sport Manchester City to Walk Away from Alexis - United Have Clear Run
Author: 0 Manchester City to Walk Away from Alexis - United Have Clear Run

I have great admiration for great players, Alexis is one of them. But having previously said he still wanted Sanchez to stay as well, the Arsenal boss seems to have given up all hope of keeping the Chile worldwide. Manchester United might want to sign Sanchez, but they are not willing to wait forever to get their man. According to the Manchester Evening News the Premier League champions elect have contacted Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk to offer £45 million for Brazilian ...

Sport 1B Gonzalez reportedly agrees to deal with Mets
Author: 0 1B Gonzalez reportedly agrees to deal with Mets

He's unfortunately a shell of his old self both on the offensive and defensive side of the ball, so his upside isn't exactly promising. Gonzalez's role at Citi Field will likely to serve as backstop and mentor for Mets first baseman Dominic Smith , a first-round selection from the 2013 draft .

Sport Philadelphia Eagles: Yes, They Can!
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: Yes, They Can!

The No. 1-seeded Philadelphia Eagles scuffled in their last two games - a 19-10 win over the Oakland Raiders and a 6-0 loss in the regular season finale to the Dallas Cowboys . The Falcons' Matt Ryan was 18-for-33 for 267 yards and a 76-yard TD pass to Taylor Gabriel. He was not very good in Philadelphia's final two games.

Sport National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
Author: 0 National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Fearless survivors like Tiffany are helping officials better identify the scope and problem of human trafficking in our state as they work to put an end to the underground crime. Those who need help can call the National Human Trafficking Hotline or locally they can call Breaking the Chains at 402-3955. The individual is unaware that this is a crime and that there are resources available to help them.

Sport Warriors give up big lead before beating Raptors, 127-125
Author: 0 Warriors give up big lead before beating Raptors, 127-125

DeMar DeRozan scored 42 points for the Raptors , but the Warriors had just enough to beat Toronto for the eighth straight time. The good news for the Raptors is Golden State is playing on the second night of a road back-to-back. The Spurs' projected starting lineup of Leonard, LaMarcus Aldridge, Pau Gasol, Tony Parker and Danny Green played together for only the sixth game this season and just the second time at home.

Sport Arsene Wenger replies when asked about Man United interest in Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger replies when asked about Man United interest in Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal also seem pretty keen to sell Sanchez now, he's not managed to find his best form this season and reports have suggested this team-mates have been none to impressed with his attitude. "I'm focused on Liverpool ". City have revived their interest despite holding a huge 15-point lead at the top of the Premier League but are unwilling to meet Arsenal's £35million valuation which has allowed their local rivals the chance to swoop in at the last minute.

Sport Big 12 insider: West Virginia surge to top of power rankings
Author: 0 Big 12 insider: West Virginia surge to top of power rankings

You can live stream the game on the WatchESPN app. So the school's longest winning streak in 29 years comes to a close by the literal slimmest of margins. The big takeaway from Young's two-game "slump", however, might be that the freshman has scored 19 points on 19-of-24 free-throw shooting. Texas Tech only made four three-pointers as a team but made up for it by going 24/28 from the charity stripe, while only committing 13 turnovers.

Sport Rafael Nadal gearing up for Australian Open
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal gearing up for Australian Open

He battled a knee problem in Brisbane but insisted he is in good shape. But they are not the men they once were. A similar draw awaits the Swiss this time Down Under, where unlike past year he would be the favourite. That was backed up by his recent run through to the Sydney International final that included highlight wins over former world number seven Fernando Verdasco and world no.

Sport Rex Burkhead, Mike Gillislee reportedly out for Patriots-Titans game
Author: 0 Rex Burkhead, Mike Gillislee reportedly out for Patriots-Titans game

White, who was dealing with an ankle injury, missed Week 17 but will be active. White, 25, reeled in 56 receptions for 429 yards and three touchdowns to go along with his 171 rushing yards this season. With Mike Gillislee (knee) expected to be sidelined, expect Dion Lewis and James White to handle the bulk of the work out of the backfield. The other Patriots players listed as inactive are cornerback Johnson Bademosi, offensive tackle Cole Croston and outside linebacker David Harris.

Sport Catch an NFL playoff double header tomorrow on KPUG
Author: 0 Catch an NFL playoff double header tomorrow on KPUG

When the opening line for the NFC divisional round game between the Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons was announced, it left plenty scratching their heads. The Eagles frankly were lucky to only be trailing 10-9 at halftime. - Last week , Tennessee quarterback Marcus Mariota became the first quarterback in league postseason history to catch a touchdown pass.

Author: 0 Indiana Pacers Game Recap: Running Out of Gas

After falling into a 22-point deficit after a dismal first quarter, IN mounted a magical rally against their long-time nemesis LeBron James and the Cavaliers , taking the lead again IN the closing seconds of the third quarter and moved IN front for good on Victor Oladipo's 3-pointer with 2:10 remaining IN the fourth quarter.

Sport Astros acquire Gerrit Cole from Pirates, per reports
Author: 0 Astros acquire Gerrit Cole from Pirates, per reports

Gerrit Cole is finally headed out of Pittsburgh, but he isn't bound for The Bronx. "We are very appreciative for what Gerrit has done for our team and organization, especially his important role on the 2013-15 playoff teams", Pirates general manger Neal Huntington said in a news release.