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Rams Make Aaron Donald Highest Paid Defensive-Player Ever with $135M Deal

Rams Make Aaron Donald Highest Paid Defensive-Player Ever with $135M Deal

He has made the Pro Bowl in all four of his seasons and has been named a first team All-Pro in each of the past three. The 27-year-old is expected to play in the Rams' season opener against the Rai...

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US Open umpire in Kyrgios row escapes sanction

US Open umpire in Kyrgios row escapes sanction

He could be heard telling Kyrgios, " I want to help you ", and, "You're great for tennis ". Earlier, the USTA released a statement saying that Lahyani only left his chair to check on Kyrgios' physi...

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Emotional Schweinsteiger bids farewell to Bayern Munich

Emotional Schweinsteiger bids farewell to Bayern Munich

Lewandowski, who turned 30 on Tuesday, has won eight titles in four years with Bayern, but was widely criticised in April and May after failing to score in the quarter and semi-finals of the Champions...

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Modric Beats Ronaldo & Salah to Win UEFA Player of the Year

Modric Beats Ronaldo & Salah to Win UEFA Player of the Year

Lyon has participated in the UEFA Champions League 12 times, and during the 2009-10 season and reached the semi-finals of the competition for the first time after three previous quarter-final appear...

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Raiders and DE Khalil Mack 'essentially nowhere' in contract talks

Raiders and DE Khalil Mack 'essentially nowhere' in contract talks

The Oakland Raiders would have a gaping hole on their defense with the loss of Khalil Mack, but are suffering more by continuing to have him on the roster. Mack now is set to make $13.8 million this ...

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Liverpool to face PSG & Napoli in Group C of the Champions League

Liverpool to face PSG & Napoli in Group C of the Champions League

The Croatian led a night in which Madrid players scooped one award after the other - Keylor Navas, Sergio Ramos and Cristiano Ronaldo were also among the players feted, winning awards for excelling ...

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Defiant Jose Mourinho defends record after Man United slump

Defiant Jose Mourinho defends record after Man United slump

United are already six points behind early Premier League leaders Liverpool and four points behind City, but Guardiola refused to rule United out of the title race. "People forget that. In this jo...

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Bournemouth defender Ake: Time for Loftus-Cheek to consider Chelsea exit

Bournemouth defender Ake: Time for Loftus-Cheek to consider Chelsea exit

Despite playing only 22 minutes for Chelsea this season, as a substitute in the opening day win at Huddersfield, Loftus-Cheek this week retained his place in the England squad for their forthcoming ...

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Usain Bolt makes respectable preseason debut for Central Coast Mariners

Usain Bolt makes respectable preseason debut for Central Coast Mariners

He was named on the team sheet among the substitutes with the letter "T" for triallist next to his name. Wearing No. 95, a nod to his 100-meter world record time of 9.58 seconds, Bolt played the fin...

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Pellegrini glad to get first win at West Ham

Pellegrini glad to get first win at West Ham

As a result, West Ham remain at the bottom of the Premier League as the only side still without a point after three games, conceding nine goals in the process. I was sure if we continued playing tha...

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Caroline Wozniacki's US Open comes to an abrupt end

Caroline Wozniacki's US Open comes to an abrupt end

The Great Dane was bounced out of the second round in a 6-4, 6-2 night-card defeat to Ukraine's 36th-ranked Lesia Tsurenko on Armstrong's night card. But Wozniacki erased her advantage point with an...

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Rodgers signs record extension with the Packers

Rodgers signs record extension with the Packers

The deal includes $103 million guaranteed, as well as a signing bonus of $57.5 million. The deal makes Rodgers, 34, the highest-paid player in National Football League history with more than $10...

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Oakland Raiders at Seattle Seahawks

Oakland Raiders at Seattle Seahawks

Also worthy of a mention is Austin Calitro, who started at middle linebacker for the Seahawks with Bobby Wagner getting the night off. Calitro had five tackles and a sack, all in the first half. The o...

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Houston Rockets trade Ryan Anderson, De'Anthony Melton to Phoenix Suns

Houston Rockets trade Ryan Anderson, De'Anthony Melton to Phoenix Suns

The sharpshooting big man fell out of the team's rotation during the postseason past year, and while his ability to hit threes can appeal to just about any team, he struggles on the defensive end and ...

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Yankees trade for Andrew McCutchen

Yankees trade for Andrew McCutchen

A McCutchen trade was long rumored as the Giants fell out of the playoff hunt this month, but the team waited until almost the last moment to part with the outfielder. The durable McCutchen had played...

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Roger Federer defeats Yoshihito Nishioka at US Open and 'jokes' about retiring

Roger Federer defeats Yoshihito Nishioka at US Open and 'jokes' about retiring

Open tennis tournament, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, in NY. "Game-wise, I never felt comfortable here". Zverev, the No. 4 seed, is in the U.S. Open for the fourth time. "I'm happy I never stumbled at the...

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Michigan State: NCAA Finds No Violations in Nassar Scandal

Michigan State: NCAA Finds No Violations in Nassar Scandal

The NCAA letter closes with this statement which is much appreciated by the MSU Athletic Department: "'The enforcement staff appreciates the institution's cooperation and its responsiveness to both in...

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Here's why Peyton Manning's hilarious 'SNL' skit nearly didn't happen

Here's why Peyton Manning's hilarious 'SNL' skit nearly didn't happen

Manning was known for his competitiveness, so this made for a fun skit as he lost his temper and chucked the ball at the kids, who had no chance to grab it. I remember the director said, 'Peyton, you'...

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Feds Investigating Alleged Money Laundering By Former Kings' Executive

Feds Investigating Alleged Money Laundering By Former Kings' Executive

Jeff David, who now holds the title of "chief revenue officer" in Miami , is suspected of stealing $13.4 million by diverting the money away from team sponsorships. The person spoke on the condition ...

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Arbitrator sends Kaepernick’s grievance against National Football League to trial

Arbitrator sends Kaepernick’s grievance against National Football League to trial

In moving forward with his grievance filed against the NFL , Colin Kaepernick's legal team will reportedly seek federal subpoenas for President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence to testi...

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UCF DB Aaron Robinson stretchered off field vs. UConn

UCF DB Aaron Robinson stretchered off field vs. UConn

The replay of the injury wasn't shown, but Robinson was making a tackle when he went down. Robinson's neck was immobilized as he was taken off the field. Due to the unsafe nature of kickoffs, the NC...

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Carabao Cup second round draw on Thursday

Carabao Cup second round draw on Thursday

And ahead of the cup campaign kicking-off, clubs have voted to introduce a number of key rules changes to this season's competition. With no extra-time in the competition, any match that ends in a d...

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Elvis Dumervil retires after 12 years in NFL

Elvis Dumervil retires after 12 years in NFL

With 20 multi-sack games in Denver, Dumervil is tied with Ring of Famer Simon Fletcher for most career multi-sack games . However, Dumervil was never the same after suffering an Achilles injury in ...

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Richarlison receives first call-up to Brazil squad

Richarlison receives first call-up to Brazil squad

Everton loanee Kurt Zouma is confident that teammate Richarlison will bounce back from his recent red card in the Premier League draw at Bournemouth. A statement from the Brazilian Football Con...

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Patriots rework Rob Gronkowski's contract

Patriots rework Rob Gronkowski's contract

To make the money, Gronk will have hit multiple incentives this year. The targets are all a touch higher than Gronkowski's numbers last season, in which he logged 69 receptions, 79.3 percent playing...

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Luka Modric wins 2018 Uefa’s men’s player of the year award

Luka Modric wins 2018 Uefa’s men’s player of the year award

However, it was revealed after the drawing of this season's Champions League group stage that the 33-year-old had been beaten to the award by his former club-mate. Keylor Navas picked up the UEFA ...

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Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Everton learn their fate

Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal, Liverpool and Everton learn their fate

The two sides met in the FA Cup in 1994 and faced off in League 1 in the 2009/10 season, with the Canaries winning all three. The Reds automatically enter in at this stage of the competition followi...

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Aaron Rodgers: NBA Players Have More Leverage Than NFL

Aaron Rodgers: NBA Players Have More Leverage Than NFL

Rodgers debate is one that's been going on for years, and it gained even more steam Wednesday when Rodgers signed a record-breaking contract extension with the Packers that reportedly could pay him...

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U.S. Open: Wozniacki cruises past sloppy Stosur

U.S. Open: Wozniacki cruises past sloppy Stosur

Ostapenko may have also benefited from an uninspiring buildup to the season's final Grand Slam, crashing out in the first round at Montreal and Cincinnati to leave her fresh going into her opener. It ...

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Cubs acquire catcher Bobby Wilson from Twins, deal Chris Gimenez

Cubs acquire catcher Bobby Wilson from Twins, deal Chris Gimenez

Wilson has been on the 10-day disabled list since August 23 with a sprained right ankle. Wilson, 35, has spent all or part of nine major league campaigns with six clubs, seeing action with the Los A...

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Arbitrator sends Kaepernick's grievance against NFL to trial

Arbitrator sends Kaepernick's grievance against NFL to trial

The statement was shared by Kapernick's lawyer, Mark Geragos, on Twitter. The former 49ers quarterback argues that owners have colluded to keep him off any National Football League roster since ...

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Ohio State trustee resigns, calls Urban Meyer’s penalty too light

Ohio State trustee resigns, calls Urban Meyer’s penalty too light

Wadsworth said he was the "lone voice" pushing for a more severe punishment. "To me", he added, "there was something altogether wrong about reducing it to a couple of games". Meyer will miss the fir...

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Statement from Tournament Referee on Nick Kyrgios vs. Pierre-Hugues Herbert match

Statement from Tournament Referee on Nick Kyrgios vs. Pierre-Hugues Herbert match

I know what I was doing out there wasn't good. There was an immediate reaction from current and former players on social media claiming Lahyani had majorly overstepped his role. "I am racking my brain...

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Emotional Joe Biden remembers John McCain as 'a brother' at memorial service

Former vice president Joe Biden dabbed at tears as he remembered his colleague John McCain at a memorial service at a church in Phoenix on Thursday. McCain, who served in Congress since 1983 a...

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Spurs hero Moura blast new Arsenal manager Unai

Spurs hero Moura blast new Arsenal manager Unai

Emery needs grinders and grafters. Twenty-two years to be exact, with Wenger winning three Premier League titles and keeping the club afloat during their move to the Emirates Stadium. Ozil has mad...

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