• BBC to announce victor of African Footballer of the Year today (Monday)
BBC to announce victor of African Footballer of the Year today (Monday)

Salah is now the third consecutive Premier League star to win the prolific award. "I feel like I had a great year, so I'm very happy". The five contenders for the award include Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who now plays for German Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund and the Gabon national team.

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  • Can Panthers beat a Minnesota Vikings team playing for history?
Can Panthers beat a Minnesota Vikings team playing for history?

No NFL team has played on its home field in a Super Bowl before, although the possibility exists every year because of the way the NFL puts its biggest game at neutral sites. Give the points. Minnesota are rolling and the Panthers are not almost as good as their record suggests. But on Minnesota's third to last offensive drive of the game, the Ad...

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  • Sam Allardyce says Everton 'mastered' Liverpool during the Merseyside derby
Sam Allardyce says Everton 'mastered' Liverpool during the Merseyside derby

Liverpool are a fantastic team with good individual players", Rooney told Sky Sports. "Calvert-Lewin makes a step.the hand is like this on the back, you saw it", continued the manager. I can keep that for the rest of my life. Allardyce said it was a huge point and had no doubt the penalty call was correct, with the referee "very brave" in his d...

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  • Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield becomes sixth Sooner to win the Heisman Trophy
Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield becomes sixth Sooner to win the Heisman Trophy

Mayfield received 732 first-place votes and 2,398 points; 86% of the total points available, the third-highest percentage in Heisman history behind Ohio State's Troy Smith (91.63%) in 2006 and Oregon's Marcus Mariota (90.92%) in 2014. "I'm on this awards trip right now with a lot of great players from OU and other schools, and every one of them des...

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  • Celebrities Send Messages Of Support To Bullied Tennessee Student
Celebrities Send Messages Of Support To Bullied Tennessee Student

Snoop Dogg tells Keaton that he's got "friend in me for life". "Just out of curiosity, why do they bully?" Within 24 hours the post had been viewed more than 10 million times, a roster that included Hollywood actors and stars of hip hop, country music, athletes and Beltway pundits.

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  • Texans QB Tom Savage returned to game against 49ers after brutal hit
Texans QB Tom Savage returned to game against 49ers after brutal hit

The quick re-entry of Houston Texans' quarterback Tom Savage after a scary hit against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, led to more questions about the enforcement of the NFL's concussion protocol. He threw two incompletions on that drive, and Houston's team doctor approached him after he returned to the sideline after that possession. Sa...

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  • 5 things we learned from Bills OT win over Colts
5 things we learned from Bills OT win over Colts

The Buffalo Bills and Indianapolis Colts played in some wintry conditions on Sunday, as a thick blanket of snow covered the playing surface at New Era Field throughout the afternoon. The extra work paid off because Vinatieri's 43-yard extra point knuckled its way barely over the crossbar. The weather sucked, so it's understandable Vinatieri m...

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  • Chiefs stay on top of AFC West with win over Raiders
Chiefs stay on top of AFC West with win over Raiders

Already down double-digits to Kansas City, the Raiders need every win they can get to keep pace in a crowded AFC playoff race. A poor punt gave the Chiefs a short field at their own 42-yard line. Kansas City turned the pick into three points on the other end for a 16-0 advantage. Kansas City maintained its steady offensive pressure, racking up ...

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  • Watch Josh Gordon score his first touchdown in four years
Watch Josh Gordon score his first touchdown in four years

In overtime, the Browns got the ball first and DeShone Kizer ended a good game with a really poor decision by throwing across his body with Clay Matthews on him on third-and-2. It was Gordon's first touchdown reception since Week 15 of the 2013 season. For a long time in the second half it looked like the Browns would win their first gam...

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  • New Zealand scored 373 runs in 1st innings
New Zealand scored 373 runs in 1st innings

The tourists, down 1-0 in the two-match series, will start day three at 8-215, still 158 behind New Zealand's first innings of 373. The Test series consists of two matches and so, to win the series Black Caps needs to make a draw in the second test though they won the first match.

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  • Blitzboks lose to Kiwis in Sevens semi-final
Blitzboks lose to Kiwis in Sevens semi-final

The Blitzboks narrowly beat surprise packages Canada 19-12 in the bronze medal match, after they were stunned by old foes New Zealand 19-12 in the semi-finals of the Cup competition. Meanwhile, South African Seabelo Senatla became the fastest scorer of 200 World Rugby Sevens Series tries on Saturday. "You can't win the tournament on day one b...

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  • Tottenham boss Pochettino delivers Josh Onomah news, Villa fans won't be happy
Tottenham boss Pochettino delivers Josh Onomah news, Villa fans won't be happy

Not the result we wanted, have to keep working hard! "Teams above have recruited well so there is a danger that they may have missed their opportunity". Wimmer has taken to Twitter to send a message to the Spurs fans after the match against Stoke. And it became 3-0 a minute later when Harry Kane nodded a brilliant header home.

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  • The Birth Control Pill May Raise Your Risk Of Breast Cancer
The Birth Control Pill May Raise Your Risk Of Breast Cancer

Researchers found that women who took hormonal contraceptives, including pills, patches and implantable devices, had a 20 percent increased risk of breast cancer , and the risk was higher the longer the contraceptives were used. Following discontinuation of hormonal contraception, the breast cancer risk was still higher among women who had used ho...

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  • Abbas won't meet Pence as Palestinians seek new mediator
Abbas won't meet Pence as Palestinians seek new mediator

A United States official, speaking to the Associated Press news agency on condition of anonymity, said that Pence still planned to meet Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , noting it would be "counterproductive" to cancel. Shops were shuttered in Jerusalem's Old City. Meanwhile, the Marxist-Leninist Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine...

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  • USA trip to Olympics uncertain amid North Korea threat, Haley says
USA trip to Olympics uncertain amid North Korea threat, Haley says

The comments came shortly after Nikki Haley , the USA ambassador to the United Nations , suggested America's participation was in question due to rising tensions with North Korea . "We plan on supporting two full delegations in Pyeongchang". "So we're preparing as if we're going to go". "Each federation together with the Sports Ministry will m...

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  • Seattle to Quebec City: All the latest National Hockey League expansion and relocation possibilities
Seattle to Quebec City: All the latest National Hockey League expansion and relocation possibilities

But keeping its eyes on Seattle won't prevent the NHL from combating suggestions of other expansion - or relocation - possibilities, especially since other cities have already either openly campaigned for hockey or drawn previous consideration from the league.

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  • Marlins Trade Dee Gordon To The Mariners
Marlins Trade Dee Gordon To The Mariners

Trading Gordon could be the start of a mass exodus of stars from the Marlins as Miami acquired three prospects to help shore up a very weak farm system. An all-star in 2014 and 2015, Gordon stole 60 bases for the Marlins in 2017. Gordon had 201 hits during the season which was third in baseball. He's under contract through 2020, earning $10.5 milli...

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  • Ben Roethlisberger: 'Always a respect' for Steelers-Ravens rivalry
Ben Roethlisberger: 'Always a respect' for Steelers-Ravens rivalry

Simply put, it was one of the more gruesome-looking scenes in the National Football League that I can remember, leading many fans - myself included- to believe that we had just witnessed a man become paralyzed a la Eric LeGrand. I could clearly see he was scared. The Steelers seemed to spend the rest of the first half in a daze before rallying ...

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  • Fantasy College Football Breaking News
Fantasy College Football Breaking News

And, Cristobal and OR were slated to meet the media on Sunday morning in the first of a handful of interview opportunities leading up to the bowl game at Sam Boyd Stadium. He worked as the Ducks' co-offensive coordinator, run-game coordinator, and offensive line coach during the 2017 season. That's right, he got seven players to go across the count...

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  • Stanton down to four teams
Stanton down to four teams

Problem is, Ellsbury is due to earn $63 million over three more seasons, which is why on Friday it was hard to find a baseball executive who could envision any such scenario. For either of them to do it, they would have to unload a bad contract of their own. Stanton would have been a splash move approved by ownership, but the Giants do want to ...

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