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Before hiring Jon Gruden, Raiders reportedly interviewed Tee Martin for the position

Before hiring Jon Gruden, Raiders reportedly interviewed Tee Martin for the position In 2002 Davis famously traded Gruden to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for multiple draft picks. No doubt, Jon Gruden , the presumed incoming head coach, is going to have a large say in who stays and who goes. This will be his second stint with the Raiders after preciously serving as head coach between 1998 to 2001 and led the team to its last Super Bowl appearance along with a 38-26 team record duri... [Full Article...]

Packers promote Brian Gutekunst to general manager

Packers promote Brian Gutekunst to general manager Thompson will remain with the Packers organization as Senior Advisor of Football Operations. The Packers went 7-9 in an injury-plagued season, finishing with a losing record and missing the playoffs for the first time since 2008. The Packers are believed to have interviewed fellow in-house candidates, Eliot Wolf (director of football operations) and Russ Ball (president of football administratio... [Full Article...]

Manchester United planning surprise swoop for Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane

Manchester United planning surprise swoop for Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane Mauricio Pochettino has overseen a remarkable period of progress since taking charge in 2014 but the team's improvement is yet to be converted into trophy success. " Liverpool is one of the best clubs in the world and look when Coutinho or a player like Coutinho wants to leave", Pochettino said. Spurs will welcome their London neighbours in the domestic cup competition as AFC Wimbledon get t... [Full Article...]

LaVar Ball: Lakers 'don't want to play for' Luke Walton

Again, Ball refused to endorse his coach: "My job is to play basketball. They're 100 percent behind and supporting what we're doing". I mean, he's our head coach. Walton said Sunday that he was "fine" with LaVar's comments, on one condition. Walton was asked whether LaVar Ball's comments could possibly influence what management is thinking about its coach and the team's rebuild. [Full Article...]

Proteas in powerful position v India

Proteas in powerful position v India South Africa, which was 3-12 and in similar trouble at the start of the day, battled its way to 286 all out in its first innings. The Proteas won the toss and went into bat first. The fast bowler's initial reaction at the time of the injury suggested that it was nothing serious - although he stopped his run-up and immediately threw the ball to Vernon Philander to complete the over, he jogged part ... [Full Article...]

Barcelona agree HUGE fee for Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho

Barcelona agree HUGE fee for Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho Coutinho's departure would be a blow to Liverpool, but it would allow Barcelona to move on from the bitter experience of losing his Brazil teammate Neymar last summer to Qatar-backed Paris Saint-Germain for a world record 222 million euros. [Full Article...]

Conte slams "senile" Mourinho after "clown" comments

Conte slams It is the latest run-in between the Italian, whose side play at Norwich in the FA Cup third round on Saturday, and Mourinho, who took exception to Conte rousing the Stamford Bridge crowd when Chelsea beat United 4-0 last season. And then the question to the Chelsea manager was like I told [them] that he behaved like a clown. "If you want to ask me directly, which I suppose you want (to), if I ... [Full Article...]

Pep Guardiola ready to lean on Sergio Aguero amid busy period

Pep Guardiola ready to lean on Sergio Aguero amid busy period Guardiola has been linked with a move for Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez - a player who has reportedly caused a rift in the Gunners' dressing room - and, asked if the atmosphere at the Etihad could be upset by a new arrival, Guardiola told a news conference ahead of the FA Cup clash with Burnley: "If that player is nice then there is no risk". [Full Article...]

ESPN's Katie Nolan Won't Be Suspended For Trump Comments

ESPN's Katie Nolan Won't Be Suspended For Trump Comments ESPN has opted to give host Katie Nolan a warning rather than a suspension for her vulgar comments this week about President Donald Trump . It did revise its social media guidelines , imploring its staff to steer clear of politics. Nolan hosts digital shows for ESPN , including the Snapchat version of "SportsCenter" and a podcast. "That's because he is a f-ing stupid person". [Full Article...]

Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight

Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight Both were immediately tossed, but they were not going out without a couple of punches. And Kadri wasn't gentle during the fight, grabbing Thornton's jersey and, perhaps accidentally, a large chunk of his beard during the scrap . I didn't know what to expect, I didn't mean to grab him there. "I mean, he's a big boy". I couldn't reach all the way across his shoulder. Sharks backup goalie Aa... [Full Article...]

Chelsea set to announce £15m signing of English attacking midfielder

Chelsea set to announce £15m signing of English attacking midfielder The England global has now returned to training after a painstaking rehabilitation and Antonio Conte , the Chelsea head coach, wants to bolster his squad in January. The England midfielder is out of contract in the summer and Everton boss Sam Allardyce said recently that the club had been resigned to losing Barkley for some time. [Full Article...]

Alabama-Georgia title game security to be extra tight with Trump's attendance

Alabama-Georgia title game security to be extra tight with Trump's attendance First Lady Melania Trump is also expected to attend. Bluestein cites "three people with direct knowledge of his plans" and says Trump will be hosted by Georgia native Pence chief of staff Nick Ayers and his wife, Jamie Ayers. In a statement emailed to The Associated Press, Atlanta police spokesman Carlos Campos said "we're aware of his visit" and are working with the agency charged with protec... [Full Article...]

Andy Murray withdraws from Brisbane International with hip injury

Andy Murray withdraws from Brisbane International with hip injury Murray previously said he expected to compete in Brisbane , explaining: "Unless something happens the next couple of days, I don't see myself not playing because of my hip". Andy Murray will face Ryan Harrison in the second round of the Brisbane International following a 6-4 3-6 6-2 for the American against Leonardo Mayer. [Full Article...]

Cris Cyborg wants to fight in Australia

Cris Cyborg wants to fight in Australia Holm was unfailingly courageous, and the punching ability that made her a former boxing world champion made her a unsafe threat. Cyborg has now won 19 in a row since losing the first fight of her career way back in 2005 but had never previously been taken into the fifth round. [Full Article...]

Packers Expected to Fire Dom Capers

Packers Expected to Fire Dom Capers The Packers defense finished 22nd in the National Football League this season. The Green Bay Packers fired defensive coordinator Dom Capers on Monday after nine seasons, according to multiple reports. Capers' defense hasn't finished in the top 10 since the Super Bowl season. Capers is the third coordinator to be fired by Mike McCarthy in 12 years as head coach. [Full Article...]

Irish Beat LSU, Win 10th Game

Irish Beat LSU, Win 10th Game They missed two field goals and muffed two punts (yet managed to recover them). Derrius Guice, who was the Citrus Bowl MVP in LSU's win previous year, scored two touchdowns but couldn't lead his team to another victory. DRIVE: 11 plays, 51 yards, 1:56. Miscellaneous: With LSU leading 7-6 and facing third-and-goal at the Notre Dame three, Etling rolled out and found Grice with 11:13 rem... [Full Article...]

Patriots Cruise Past Jets 26-6, Lock up #1 Seed in AFC

Patriots Cruise Past Jets 26-6, Lock up #1 Seed in AFC Belichick, though? This is beach weather for him. Bill Belichick is cold - ice cold. Some may have looked at this season finale as one that wasn't very important, and a lot of fans believed the New England Patriots should have sat their starters. [Full Article...]

Jack Del Rio Expected to Remain Raiders HC Unless Jon Gruden Returns

Jack Del Rio Expected to Remain Raiders HC Unless Jon Gruden Returns Now, Jack Del Rio is still the Raiders' head coach, and was signed to a contract extension in February after leading the Raiders to a 12-4 record in 2016. The package featured 2002 and 2003 first-round picks, 2002 and 2004 second-draft choices and cash. After making the playoffs a year ago, many expected the team to take a big step forward. [Full Article...]

Texans GM Rick Smith, coach Bill O'Brien's relationship is 'toxic'

UPDATE: #Texans Executive Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Rick Smith is taking an extended leave of absence. O'Brien's future with the team has been in question as the Texans (4-11) enter Sunday's season finale against the host Indianapolis Colts (3-12). [Full Article...]

#23 Mississippi State defeats Louisville 31-27 in the TaxSlayer Bowl

#23 Mississippi State defeats Louisville 31-27 in the TaxSlayer Bowl And then there was this spectacular rushing touchdown to tie the game at 14 less than five minutes into the second quarter. Jackson also wanted to play his final college game in his native state, about four hours from his home in Pompano Beach. [Full Article...]


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