• Patriots Beat the Chiefs in Divisional Round

    Patriots Beat the Chiefs in Divisional Round

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    He also got the game-sealing first down (with help from Tamba Hali and Rob Gronkowski) to send the Patriots to their 10th AFC Championship Game in 15 years. Per usual, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady led the charge with 28 of 42 completions, totaling 302 yards, and no interceptions. "They did a nice job offensively, defensively and on special teams", Reid said of the Patriots.
  • Conor McGregor could fight for the UFC welterweight title - John Kavanagh

    Conor McGregor could fight for the UFC welterweight title - John Kavanagh

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    In a follow-up report by MMA Fighting on Tuesday, it has been confirmed that the fight between dos Anjos and McGregor has been made official for UFC 197. This has left former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar in disarray as he was also promised a shot at the featherweight title after his first round knockout victory over two-time title contender Chad Mendes at  the Ultimate Fighter  22 Finale on December 11th.
  • Miami Dolphins hire Nick Saban protégé as head coach

    Miami Dolphins hire Nick Saban protégé as head coach

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    The Cleveland Browns have interviewed Gase, the offensive coordinator of the Chicago Bears. Executive vice president of football operations Mike Tannenbaum endorsed the move, saying it will show players that Gase is accountable.  "I'm very happy for Adam", Manning said Saturday.
  • New Browns Coach Hue Jackson Reportedly Doesn't Want Johnny Manziel

    New Browns Coach Hue Jackson Reportedly Doesn't Want Johnny Manziel

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    Browns owner Jimmy Haslam, left, and executive vice president of football operations Sashi Bro... Since 1963, the Browns have had 15 head coaches, and only three of them had head coaching experience in the National Football League when they were hired: Nick Skorich (1971), Eric Mangini (2009) and now Jackson.
  • Chargers plan to accept L.A. deal, share stadium with Rams

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    While the Rams, Raiders and Chargers were the leading candidates to be relocated, a handful of other options have been thrown out there in recent years. He believes we'll know in a couple of weeks whether the Chargers are committed to San Diego. It doesn't matter whether you create an owner or stick with Stan Kroenke .
  • Larry Fitzgerald won Cardinals-Packers all by himself in overtime

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    With the Packers down 20-13 to the Cardinals and the season on the line, Rodgers threw another Hail Mary touchdown to send the game into overtime. "Losing in that fashion, especially with the offense pulling that out, another 'Hail Mary, ' is unbelievable", Packers linebacker Clay Matthews said.
  • Browns soon to move on from Johnny Manziel

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    Manziel was a hot topic during Jackson's interview, but when introduced to the media on Wednesday, the new Browns coach took a politically correct stance when discussing Manziel's future in Cleveland. The Browns have endured 14 double-digit loss seasons and started 24 quarterbacks since returning to the league. Hue Jackson might also be without his two best offensive linemen, as offensive tackle Joe Thomas and center Alex Mack are both leaning towards finding a new home in the National ...
  • Sam Mellinger's Insta-reaction: Chiefs lose to the Patriots 27-20

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    It helped to finally have his targets at full strength as Rob Gronkowski finished with seven catches for 83 yards and two scores while Julian Edelman added 10 catches for 100 receiving yards. The Chiefs, meanwhile, also received welcome injury news - wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, who hasn't practiced this week, is active for the big playoff game.
  • Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers: Bold predictions

    Arizona Cardinals vs Green Bay Packers: Bold predictions

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    Ultimately, it was Arizona that earned the coveted bid to next week's bout, outlasting Green Bay, 26-20, late Saturday night. Janis leaped between Arizona's Patrick Peterson and Rashad Johnson to pull down the pass, injuring himself on the play but holding onto the ball by pinning it to his hip.
  • Panthers look for redemption in playoff rematch vs. Seahawks

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    Meanwhile, the Seahawks boast the NFL's top run defense, limiting opponents to 81.5 rushing yards a game. Then it's just a matter of meeting Seattle's intensity. "We have embraced playing on the road", Carroll said. He hasn't been a huge one in Seattle's five previous games against Carolina, and he hasn't played since undergoing abdominal surgery on November 25.
  • San Diego Mayor hopes for fresh start with Chargers on stadium talks

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    Louis , only to lead the charge in the move to Los Angeles . When the Rams turned in their relocation application in early January, they noted that any team trying to survive in St. Where will the Rams play in the interim? The following two tabs change content below. Spanos is not expected to pursue a deal with the Rams and a new stadium in San Diego at the same.
  • Seahawks' Marshawn Lynch probable for game against Panthers

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    The Seattle running back was listed as probable for the NFC divisional playoff game Sunday against the Panthers. And a week after deciding he wasn't ready to play and not joining his teammates in Minnesota, Lynch was one of the last players to step on the team bus on Friday afternoon at the team's headquarters as it left for the airport.
  • Hue Jackson named Browns' new coach; ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips

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    What I'm most excited about, when I think of Jimmy and Dee and the commitment to me and the commitment we have for this building for our players and what we're trying to accomplish, there is non other. In October, Manziel and his girlfriend were involved in an apparent domestic incident near Cleveland, but the National Football League did not discipline him.
  • National Football League approves Rams move to LA

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    The league will put an extra $100 million toward a new stadium if the Raiders don't move. Chargers Chairman Dean Spanos is now studying his team's possibilities, which include moving to Inglewood to share a $1.6 billion stadium with the Rams, or pursuing a stadium project in San Diego, team special counsel Mark Fabiani said Wednesday.
  • Packers at Cardinals: Winner will be 60 minutes from Super Bowl 50

    Packers at Cardinals: Winner will be 60 minutes from Super Bowl 50

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    Last week, they played the Washington Redskins, a team that took advantage of a weakened NFC East division, taking it because they were the best team in a division that included a New York Giants team that collapsed, a Philadelphia Eagles team coached by Chip Kelly and a Dallas Cowboys team with an injured Tony Romo and an absolute mess under center.
  • Packers fans take to sports talk radio as playoffs begin

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    Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers fumbled on three of those sacks, with the Cardinals recovering two of them and returning them for touchdowns to turn the game into a romp. Rodgers suggests that the Packers will be the looser team and should be, as if that will make them the better team. "Feeling really good about the team ", said Jeremiah Eis.
  • Packers-Cardinals: How we're picking it

    Packers-Cardinals: How we're picking it

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    You don't have the week off, so everything is just fresh in your mind. That will get shipped to Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey should the Cardinals win Saturday night. "But I've said it all along, the biggest thing is disruption". "You know, we're focused on the 2016 Green Bay Packers". Russell Wilson may be trying to convert a Green Bay Packers fan into a Seattle Seahawks supporter after volunteering at the Seattle Children's Hospital.
  • Jordan Spieth nearly matches PGA record in Hawaii win

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    Spieth closed with a 6-under-par 67 for an eight-shot victory over Patrick Reed, the defending champion of the Hyundai-sponsored tournament. World number six Rickie Fowler finished 10 strokes behind Spieth to occupy fifth place on the leaderboard, while world number two Jason Day and world number four Bubba Watson tied for 10th after they closed on 15-under for the tournament.
  • Bengals and Steelers Slammed With Fines After Wild-Card Game

    Bengals and Steelers Slammed With Fines After Wild-Card Game

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    By establishing a running game similar to what they did last week against the Cincinnati Bengals, the Steelers will be able to take some of the pressure off of Roethlisberger in the passing game, especially considering he's dinged up. Besides, in the two weeks this season when Brown was held in check - in Week 5 against San Diego and Week 6 against Arizona when he managed a total of six receptions- the Steelers still found a way to win.
  • The Moment Powerball Jackpot Winning Ticket Was Bought in Tennessee

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    After Wednesday night's drawing, group member Angel Lawrence checked the numbers from copies she'd made of the tickets. John said that they "didn't know exactly what do to". "We just wanted a little piece of the pie", said John , but "I'm really grateful we got a big piece of the pie". "My first thought was, I've always wanted a horse", she said.
  • Titans will hire Mike Mularkey as head coach, per report

    Titans will hire Mike Mularkey as head coach, per report

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    Mularkey owns an 18-39 record as a head coach, having gone 14-18 in two seasons with the Bills (2004-05), and 2-14 in his lone season with the Jaguars (2012). With that as a basis, we will now be installing some new systems and bringing in new coaches and players to build on what we have started. The Titans finished tied for the worst record in the NFL at 3-13 and have the first pick in the 2016 NFL Draft .
  • Rams' move to Los Angeles gets NFL's OK

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    Should the Chargers decline, the Oakland Raiders would pick up the option to join the Rams in Los Angeles. While the Rams, Raiders and Chargers were the leading candidates to be relocated, a handful of other options have been thrown out there in recent years.
  • Dolphins interim coach Dan Campbell interviews to keep job

    Dolphins interim coach Dan Campbell interviews to keep job

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    The following year, he was an offensive assistant for the San Francisco 49ers. During his one year with the Bears, Gase helped Jay Cutler to a career-high passer rating (92.3) despite playing often without his top wide receiver, Alshon Jeffery, who missed seven games.
  • Powerball Jackpot Winners Step Forward

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    State lottery officials could not immediately be reached Friday morning. But John Robinson stopped at a convenience store on the way home from work on Wednesday evening and bought Powerball tickets - even though he didn't really want to. John and Lisa Robinson will have to split the jackpot three ways with other winners from Florida and California. Perhaps waiting to see how things work out for the Robinsons, the winners in California and Florida haven't yet come forward.
  • US Episcopal church suspended for backing gay marriage

    US Episcopal church suspended for backing gay marriage

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    Archbishops of the Anglican Communion have responded to the Episcopal Church USA's decision to permit same-sex marriage by suspending the church from full participation in the communion for three years. Welby added . "It's a constant source of deep sadness that people are persecuted for their sexuality". Referring to the treatment of gay and lesbian Anglicans, Welby apologized personally "for the hurt and pain in the past and present that the Church has caused".
  • So is Ted Cruz eligible or not?

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    Cruz is not a " natural born citizen", Mr. Trump is relying on liberal law professor Laurence Tribe . Schwartz further said Cruz is a liability as a candidate because his eligibility will be tied up in lawsuits. Supreme Court. So he needs to be -- just like everyone else running for president today -- a " natural born Citizen". It supported the idea that natural born citizenship means you're a citizen at birth.
  • Green Bay Packers-Arizona Cardinals in divisional round playoff

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    The Cardinals had made it to the Super Bowl against the Pittsburgh Steelers in Tampa Bay, Florida, Feb. 1, 2009. The 27-23 win over the Lions on the road on December 3 ended with perhaps the Packers' signature play this season - the 61-yard touchdown catch by Richard Rodgers as time expired on a desperation pass from Aaron Rodgers.
  • Rams headed to Los Angeles for 2016, Chargers have option to follow

    Rams headed to Los Angeles for 2016, Chargers have option to follow

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    Some NFL officials said that while Kroenke would like to be the sole occupant at Hollywood Park, he has some motivation to reach an agreement with Spanos because of the Raiders' option to move to Inglewood, a less-attractive scenario to the Rams as well as several league officials and owners.
  • TCU erases 31-point OR result in match largest bowl comeback ever

    TCU erases 31-point OR result in match largest bowl comeback ever

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    Lockie, who had played in relief of Adams when he was injured earlier this season, couldn't move the offense as the TCU-dominated crowd of almost 65,000 revved up. The senior isn't the quarterback Adams is. With Adams eluding pass rushers and throwing ideal strikes downfield, the Ducks stormed to a 28-0 lead early in the second quarter with touchdowns on four straight possessions.
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    That alone should make this a better game. The Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinal wrote , "It's also possible the Packers needed a roster spot for a wide receiver and decided if Quarless wasn't 100%, they would create a spot by putting him on injured reserve".