• Panthers jump all over Cardinals to take NFC crown

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    The last 2 minutes before halftime included another fumble by Palmer, Newton getting intercepted by Patrick Peterson, and Palmer being intercepted by Kurt Coleman. Will he continue to add to his legacy by leading the Arizona Cardinals to a win in the NFC Championship? At that point, Newton broke into a smile, as he considered playing Peyton Manning in his first Super Bowl, and then referred to Manning by his nickname.
  • Peyton Manning's adorable son may hijack Super Bowl 50

    Peyton Manning's adorable son may hijack Super Bowl 50

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    Doing so will force them to move on without a couple of defensive players, unless he is willing to restructure his deal It is sad to say, but Peyton Manning's run with the Denver Broncos is just about over. Manning outdueled Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in their fabled rivalry with a huge assist from the defense, led by linebacker Von Miller's 2.5 sacks and interception.
  • NFL Conference Championship: Carolina Panthers vs Cardinals

    NFL Conference Championship: Carolina Panthers vs Cardinals

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    Arians has warned Palmer not to be too restrained, concerned that the quarterback could check off some plays against a defense led by three All-Pros in Norman and linebackers Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis. Will he continue to add to his legacy by leading the Arizona Cardinals to a win in the NFC Championship? If you love what you're doing and you're definitely having some fun? Rivera says the interior rush that defensive tackles Star Lotulelei and Kawann Short (12sacks) provide is just ...
  • Broncos defeat Patriots, 20-18, to advance to Super Bowl 50

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    Furthermore, during the Patriots' game against Kansas City , Brady threw for 302 yards and both of his touchdowns went to Rob Gronkowski , who ignored knee injury to make seven receptions for 83. With the type of season that Manning has had, it is great to see him having a solid performance. The Broncos defense continued its all-out assault on Brady throughout the third quarter, with Von Miller registering a pair of sacks.
  • Broncos hang on to beat Patriots, earn spot in Super Bowl

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    Two future NFL Hall of Famers, Tom Brady and Peyton Manning , are set to face each other again, and this could be their last playoffs matchup before they end their illustrious careers. For one, "Vintage Manning" has never been known for taking off when the field is clear, the way he did with 9:49 left in the third quarter and nothing but air between him and the first-down marker on the Patriots sideline.
  • EPL - What We Learned - Norwich City 4 Liverpool 5

    EPL - What We Learned - Norwich City 4 Liverpool 5

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    Alex Neil's side would add a second before halftime when Steven Naismith scored his first goal since moving to the Norfolk outfit and the ex-Everton man would draw the foul just after the break that'd see Wes Hoolahan beat Simon Mignolet from 12-yards to widen the gap.
  • NFL Playoffs (AFC Championship Game): New England Patriots at Denver Broncos

    NFL Playoffs (AFC Championship Game): New England Patriots at Denver Broncos

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    The Broncos had trouble running the ball early in the season, but once their O-line jelled and the running backs adjusted to coach Gary Kubiak's zone-blocking scheme, things started to come together. Jordan Richards, David Andrews and Marcus Cannon are among the other Patriots who have begun to loosen up on the field. "This is just a continuation of playing with a chip on his shoulder that he brought into the National Football League because of where he was drafted", Myers said about ...
  • AFC Championship: N.E. Patriots 0, Denver Broncos 7; 1Q

    AFC Championship: N.E. Patriots 0, Denver Broncos 7; 1Q

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    The Broncos built a state-of-the-art practice facility for more than $35 million and spent lavishly on free agents to get back into the mix for the Super Bowl , which was a common destination when Elway was playing. There are now four teams left in the playoffs when the Championship Games start today - the Carolina Panthers, the Arizona Cardinals, the Denver Broncos and the New England Patriots .
  • Andy Murray Picks Up Third Round Win at Australian Tennis Open

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    The 16th seed Azarenka has only given up three games in her first two matches at the Australian Open, winning 6-1, 6-2 against Danka Kovinic of Montenegro earlier on Thursday. At 34, Hewitt may have enough metal in his body from various surgeries to set off a metal detector at airports, but even in his last match, he scrambled and scrapped for everything.
  • Williams cruises through to fourth round

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    Williams and Djokovic once again made short work of their opposition while Federer was pushed to the fourth set against Dimitrov in the third round of the Australian Open . She pulled out a jar of almond butter and ate a couple spoonfuls before starting the third set. A switch in training base to Gijon, Spain in March of past year seems to have done the trick while she is also now much calmer on court, thanks in part to her work with a mind coach.
  • How to watch Panthers-Cardinals in NFC championship game

    How to watch Panthers-Cardinals in NFC championship game

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    Super Bowl 50 spots are on the line when the Panthers and Cardinals meet in the NFC championship matchup with the victor facing the survivor of the AFC championship game between the New England Patriots and Denver Broncos. They are second in passing yards per game (288.5) and eighth in rushing yards per game (119.8). Another intriguing battle is how effective Arizona's blitz-happy defense is in trying to neutralize Newton, who accounted for a league-leading 45 touchdowns this season ...
  • Murray, Nadal in action on day two of Australian Open

    Murray, Nadal in action on day two of Australian Open

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    It was a bright start on the other hand for Spaniard Garbine Muguruza at the Australian Open as she went on to win her First Round comfortably, beating Estonia's Anett Kontaveit 6-0, 6-4 in a match that lasted exactly an hour. "Definitely gives me a bit of a lift in confidence, you know, because this year I haven't been able to play properly yet". Those major titles took her to within one of the Graf's long-time record of 22, and put her three clear of both Chris Evert and Martina ...
  • Australian Open: Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams set up mouth-watering quater-final clash

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    Sharapova is 2-18 against Williams, with her last victory occurring in 2004. The rivalry is not just about tennis and business, though, as Sharapova and Williams have also battled in their private lives. "I think the person who's winning could definitely feel the pressure because there is a lot of expectations", Williams added. Still, Serena has been eliminated in the quarterfinals of a grand slam just once since 2011, which was the 2013 Australian Open .
  • Johanna Konta reaches last 16 of Australian Open with impressive win

    Johanna Konta reaches last 16 of Australian Open with impressive win

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    The American, who dropped only three matches in 56 last season, made few mistakes in a dominant display and broke in the first game of the second set with outgunned Kasatkina struggling against the Williams weaponry. Another fourth round matchup will see No. 4 seed Agnieszka Radwanska, who cruised past Monica Puig, 6-4, 6-0, take on Anna-Lena Friedsam, who outdid No.
  • Australian Open 2016: Sharapova and Williams set up showdown

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    She had only two aces, but the American controlled the volleys and rarely gave her opponent any opportunities to hit meaningful winners. "It's not like I think about what I can do worse", Sharapova said when asked how much she looks back on all those losses to Williams.
  • Ivanovic's coach to leave hospital and fly home

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    Sears is  Ana Ivanovic's  coach and was watching the Serb's clash with Madison Keys when he collapsed and was taken to hospital. He has been coaching Ivanovic, who was leading the match 6-4, 1-0 at the time. "I had a lot of changes and emotions from last year that I still didn't know how to handle", the 26-year-old told reporters. "Good thing is, [Sears] is conscious, he's speaking".
  • Van Gaal: Man United Have To Beat Newcastle

    Van Gaal: Man United Have To Beat Newcastle

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    You never know what is the reason. Scholes added on BT Sport: "We haven't seen anything different now for the last six months, that's the way this team plays football and he'll be happy with the 1-0 win. Sure, they hit the woodwork and attacked with the objective, but they still didn't score. "Bastian is injured, that we know", van Gaal told MUTV on Monday.
  • Trump Says That He Could 'Shoot Someone' and Wouldn't Lose Voters

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    Cruz and Trump have been neck-and-neck in the polls as of late, with a recent CNN poll having Trump on top. But in Iowa, it was immigration that birthed the most explicit, concentrated contrast Cruz has offered on the stump since he shredded the non-aggression pact that the pair had essentially signed during Trump's rise.
  • Vikings to interview offensive mind Pat Shurmur

    Vikings to interview offensive mind Pat Shurmur

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    Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and Shurmur have never worked together in the same organization, but Zimmer must have seen something he like in Shurmur's long history in the NFL. Shurmur was reportedly on track to rejoin the Los Angeles Rams, but it appears those talks fell through along the way. The big question in Vikings country right now is what the Vikings are planning to do by interviewing Pat Shurmur.
  • Jordan Spieth impressed by Rory McIlroy's start in Abu Dhabi

    Jordan Spieth impressed by Rory McIlroy's start in Abu Dhabi

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    The world No1 was equally baffled by the incident, which under new European Tour guidelines will cost him €2,500 if repeated over the next three days. This initiative is the first step". We collided halfway down the fairway. It was a pretty unbelievable round on a very challenging course. If he keeps striking it like that, I'm going to have to make up for it somewhere else.
  • Patriots' Tom Brady hasn't produced typical winning results in Denver

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    It will be Tom Brady versus Peyton Manning yet again. Anderson finished with 72 yards on 15 carries. "We've had ups and downs. We needed to hang in there and keep battling". We've had trouble with both of them, so we've got to be ready for both guys". When he arrived in Pittsburgh to play the Steelers in the AFC championship game, Brady couldn't believe he was there.
  • NFL Playoff Predictions: AFC and NFC Conference Championship Games

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    As for Brady's bid to repeat as Super Bowl champion after last season's controversy over the Patriots using under-inflated footballs in the AFC title game, Myers is not surprised. Peyton Manning on the other hand would take up a measly $6,700 and $5,500 in cap room. Denver beat the Patriots in the regular season by rushing for 179 yards, including a 48-yard walk-off sweep by C.J.
  • Manchester United defender Darmian taken to hospital

    Manchester United defender Darmian taken to hospital

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    I don't think I have to answer that question". But one thing's for sure: the "Chosen One" knows how to win games in the Premier League. The United manager could not confirm the exact nature of the injury but said it looked serious. He added: "I mentioned to Charlie when he came on the pitch - it was a corner or a free-kick, "okay go to the box, make a good header and it's 1-0".
  • Bryant set for NBA All-Star swansong, Green snubbed

    Bryant set for NBA All-Star swansong, Green snubbed

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    Kobe Bryant's final season will include a starting spot in the NBA All-Star Game , the league announced Thursday. The backcourt is comprised of Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry and Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook . He was atop the voting from the start, but Leonard had to come from behind and finish 14,000 votes ahead of Dallas center Zaza Pachulia for the final West frontcourt spot.
  • NFL Championship Sunday: WHO YA GOT!?

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    When the Broncos and Patriots kick off Sunday's AFC championship game, all eyes will be on CBS, as Peyton Manning and Tom Brady battle yet again. Peyton Manning is as good now as he ever was and resurrected his career with the Denver Broncos after being all worlds with the Indianapolis Colts.
  • NBA All-Star starters announced for Toronto 2016

    NBA All-Star starters announced for Toronto 2016

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    The Western Conference will feature reigning MVP Stephen Curry, reigning Defensive Player of the Year Kawhi Leonard, Los Angeles Lakers legendary guard Kobe Bryant and Oklahoma City Thunder stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook .
  • Cavaliers fire head coach David Blatt; assistant Tyronn Lue takes over

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    Even though the outside world was shocked by Blatt's firing, there had been rumblings of problems surrounding the Cavaliers since his hiring. As social media networks hummed with speculation and opinion about James' role the team's inner workings, Griffin said he made the decision with the basketball staff - not the star.
  • NFL Spreads: Best NFL Playoffs Picks Against the Spread

    NFL Spreads: Best NFL Playoffs Picks Against the Spread

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    Although the two maintain a golf-and-dinner friendship in the offseason, Brady said he wasn't sure if he would be in touch with Manning this week with such an important game looming. Former Baltimore Ravens coach Brian Billick agreed with Talib, calling Roethlisberger a "drama queen" last week. CAN'T-MISS McMANUS: Broncos kicker Brandon McManus went from missing kicks in five consecutive games down the stretch to making history Sunday: His 5-for-5 performance in tricky crosswinds helped ...