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The Compensation Committee received authorization from the owners in May to offer an extension to Goodell, but Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones had been working to stop the process after Goodell has reportedly promised him that running back Ezekiel Elliott would not be suspended.
  • All Blacks Sevens beaten by South Africa in Dubai final

    All Blacks Sevens beaten by South Africa in Dubai final

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    Eden Agero put restored Kenya's lead thanks to some quick thinking as he rose off the ruck unnoticed after tapping against the ball and then racing clear of two Ugandan clutches score to make it 12-7. England now travel to Cape Town where they will compete on 9-10 December. "We had a long pre-season and a few of the guys were involved in 15-man rugby and we have been saying that it's a 'brand new team with some familiar faces'".
  • Bjorn Borg inspires Jose Mourinho's pursuit of Manchester City in EPL

    Bjorn Borg inspires Jose Mourinho's pursuit of Manchester City in EPL

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    The colourful, explosive rivalry between Arsenal and Manchester United is set for its latest installment on Saturday as the Red Devils pay a visit to Emirates Stadium. "I play a game at a time and that is the way to do it", Mourinho told reporters on Friday. It is just the game, it is Arsenal. We don't think how many points we are in front of them, how many points we are behind the leader.
  • Sam Allarydce reveals the 2 reasons which convinced him to join Everton

    Sam Allarydce reveals the 2 reasons which convinced him to join Everton

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    The bookmaker replaced Chang Beer as Everton's shirt sponsor in the summer, signing a five-year agreement with the Goodison Park club. In what is turning out to be a jolly good day for Proper Football Men™ that Know The League™, it's being reported that Sam Allardyce has agreed to take over at Everton, a little over two weeks after initial talks between the two parties dwindled to nothing.
  • It's Jimmy G time: Garoppolo to make first start for 49ers Sunday

    It's Jimmy G time: Garoppolo to make first start for 49ers Sunday

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    Garoppolo was expected to take over the starting job for the 49ers after the franchise traded for him four weeks ago. Garoppolo entered the game with just 1:07 remaining, but had enough time to throw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Louis Murphy in the 24-13 loss to the Seattle Seahawks .
  • Gunman holds up Las Vegas casino

    Gunman holds up Las Vegas casino

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    Officers say a white male robbed the Bellagio's poker cage with a handgun. The suspect then fled in a silver Chevrolet Cruze he parked at the valet area. "Excellent staff, cool under pressure", he added. "We're very comfortable that we'll get some good leads and apprehend the individual", Metro Capt.
  • The Weeknd's Latest Move Shows He Is Well Over Selena Gomez

    The Weeknd's Latest Move Shows He Is Well Over Selena Gomez

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    Selena Gomez , who is the most followed person on Instagram , came in at number three with her fearless photo as she laid in a hospital bed with her friend and kidney donor. They are still doing really well together, but they agreed it was best for them to be with their families for the holiday. " Selena felt it was too soon for Justin to come to Texas with her.
  • Search continues for teen girl who ran off with soccer coach

    Search continues for teen girl who ran off with soccer coach

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    The head soccer coach has since been suspended from Fort White High School . Police say Frisina even left behind her cellphone, the contents of which she "totally erased". The missing teen's father, Ward Frisina , wrote on Facebook this morning of his daughter: "soccer was a love that we shared". Have you talked to anyone that knows?' And I haven't heard anything.
  • Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old from Onslow County

    Amber Alert issued for 3-year-old from Onslow County

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    Mariah lived with her mother and her mother's live-in boyfriend, and was reported missing on Monday at 6 a.m, WXII12 reported . Mariah is a Caucasian 2-foot-9, 30-pound girl with blue eyes and blondish-brown hair. Family members said there was no sign of forced entry or anything wrong with Mariah's room. Police have checked with the girl's biological father, and confirmed he does not have her.
  • Tottenham Hotspur lose further ground with defeat at Leicester City

    Tottenham Hotspur lose further ground with defeat at Leicester City

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    The usual suspects were on the scoresheet - for both sides. Marc Albrighton played the ball into the area from the left flank and Jamie Vardy superbly lifted a right-footed volley up and over the stranded Hugo Lloris . The Algerian global cut in from the right before curling the ball out of Lloris's reach from 20 yards out. Fellow substitute Fernando Llorente should have equalised three minutes later but somehow poked Serge Aurier's driven cross over the crossbar from inside the ...
  • New College Football Playoff odds released

    New College Football Playoff odds released

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    Georgia (11-1) - Playing for your conference championship will always gain more points with me. If UM loses on Saturday, then Clemson would be in the playoff, and UM nearly assuredly would be the next highest-ranked ACC team (ahead of Virginia Tech and North Carolina State) and thus OB-bound.
  • Tiger Woods earns Patrick Reed's praise ahead of competitive comeback

    Tiger Woods earns Patrick Reed's praise ahead of competitive comeback

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    Woods' return this week will make it the 10th time he has returned from layoffs that were 10 weeks or longer. "Tiger looked great to me, " he said in an interview with Golfweek . Woods explained that his surgeon initially cleared him to start hitting putts, which had been the most hard thing to do before the surgery, and he gradually made his way through his bag, first hitting driver just 150 yards.
  • Manchester United Face Tough Trip to Watford on Tuesday Night

    Manchester United Face Tough Trip to Watford on Tuesday Night

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    It is a game that Mourinho dare not lose as his team look to stay within touching distance of rivals City, but Watford were excellent against Newcastle on Saturday, and will have their eye on securing a big scalp on Tuesday night. They can not afford to lose any more ground at least until they face the league-leaders themselves at home in two weeks' time. Manager Jose Mourinho will be hoping that his side put on a much better showing against the Hornets and keep pace with the Premier ...
  • Michael Crabtree, Aqib Talib ejected for throwing punches during brawl

    Michael Crabtree, Aqib Talib ejected for throwing punches during brawl

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    Crabtree drove Talib out of bounds and to the ground on a run play. Replays afterward appeared to show Talib connect with a punch on Crabtree, who had lost his helmet in the scuffle that spilled onto the Broncos' sideline. If Crabtree was looking for revenge against Talib, it was his first opportunity. Raiders guard Gabe Jackson was also ejected from the game after being flagged for shoving an official in the aftermath of the play.
  • Cowboys waive former leading rusher Darren McFadden

    Cowboys waive former leading rusher Darren McFadden

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    McFadden has been active for just one game this season, with one carry for minus-2 yards against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 10, which was the Cowboys' first game without Elliott in the lineup. McFadden finished fourth in the National Football League in rushing with the Cowboys in 2015 with 1,089 yards. He saw limited action in three games with the 49ers, tallying six tackles.
  • Falcons' Devonta Freeman (concussion) is out for Week 12

    Falcons' Devonta Freeman (concussion) is out for Week 12

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    That would be Mohamed Sanu , who maintained his ideal passer rating with this impressive deep ball to Julio Jones . Jones caught touchdowns from Matt Ryan and fellow wide receiver Mohamed Sanu as the Falcons built a big lead and held on late.