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For the committee, the best case scenario is Clemson and Washington win their respective conference championships , sending the Crimson Tide, the Buckeyes, the Tigers and the Huskies to the playoff . With wins on the road against the Oklahoma Sooners and Wisconsin to go along with the MI win and a blowout of the Nebraska Cornhuskers, the committee has to consider all those impressive wins against ranked opponents.
  • How F1 reacted as Nico Rosberg retires at the top

    How F1 reacted as Nico Rosberg retires at the top

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    I really gave it everything I had, I didn't leave a stone unturned and I'm not willing to do that again next year, and so I've chose to call it a day". "It's going to be very, very unusual and it will be sad not to have him in the team next year". "The sport will miss him but I wish him all the best", Hamilton is quoted saying by F1i.
  • Jones: Man United skipper Rooney proving people wrong

    Jones: Man United skipper Rooney proving people wrong

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    The club captain became their all-time top scorer in European competition when bagged his 39th continental goal in Thursday's 4-0 win over Feyenoord at Old Trafford. The performance came in the wake of a hard spell in the 31-year-old's career, with uncertainty around his place in the United and England starting line-ups exacerbated when pictures emerged showing him looking worse for wear at a wedding reception following the 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Scotland.
  • The Brazilian Soccer Team's Home Town Has Begun 30 Days of Mourning

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    Chapecoense players and officials died when their plane crashed on its approach to Medellin, Colombia. Colombia's civil aviation authority revealed that the black boxes were found Tuesday afternoon. Only six people - three players, a journalist and two crew members - survived the disaster on Monday night when Chapecoense's charter plane hit a mountain en route to their Copa Sudamericana showdown in Medellin city.
  • Tom Herman To Become University Of Texas Coach

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    In just two seasons as the head coach in Houston, Herman has led the Cougars to a 22-4 overall record, with a surprising Peach Bowl victory over Florida State to punctuate last season. "We will win championships and do it with class". The Longhorns had a decade-long run of 10-win seasons under Mack Brown from 2000-2009, a span that included one national championship and playing for another.
  • Tiger Woods' comeback gathers momentum with a faultless 65 in the Bahamas

    Tiger Woods' comeback gathers momentum with a faultless 65 in the Bahamas

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    His first day had started positively but ended with an over par round on Thursday. He played his first nine at 3-under before rattling off four birdies on five holes from Nos. But it was Woods' round that had the emotion and grabbed the headlines as he bounced back in style after a disappointing first round. I don't really care where the ball ended up, though.
  • Champions League, la Rai punta ai diritti dal 2018

    Champions League, la Rai punta ai diritti dal 2018

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    Nel 2017 ci saranno due bandi d'asta per il nuovo sport in tv: Champions e campionato di serie A . Asse in vista tra la RAI e Sky per strappare la Champions a Mediaset dal 2018/2019: la tv pubblica trasmetterebbe una gara in chiaro, quella satellitare il resto in 'pay'.
  • Baylor rallies to beat No. 10 Louisville in Bahamas

    Baylor rallies to beat No. 10 Louisville in Bahamas

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    After JeQuan Lewis hit a 3-pointer for VCU (3-1), Lecomte hit the last six free throws to seal the win for the Bears. However, the Cardinals repeatedly came up with timely offensive rebounds or baskets to keep control. No. 21 Iowa St. 73, Miami 56: Deonte Burton scored 21 points and Darrell Bowie keyed a second-half surge that carried No. 21 Iowa State in the AdvoCare Invitational.
  • City bank on attack to end Chelsea run - Guardiola

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    Guardiola has never faced a Conte team before and refused to be drawn into negativity about the Italian's histrionics and bluntness which, it was put to him, can upset other coaches. "That's why we had two days off and we were training three days, to prepare, not only for the game against Chelsea , but the next ones too". "It will test how solid we are", Conte remarked.
  • Unbeaten Real set for Madrid derby against Atletico

    Unbeaten Real set for Madrid derby against Atletico

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    Real are top of the table with 30 points from 12 matches, four above Barcelona after the champions were held to a goalless draw at home to Malaga who finished the game with nine men. Real are even more ravaged by injury with Pepe, Toni Kroos, Casemiro and Alvaro Morata definitely sidelined. "Winning 0-3 here is hard and it is something to be proud of", the Spain worldwide added.
  • Big Ten Fines Michigan $10K For Jim Harbaugh's Postgame Rant About Officials

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    As it stands a week before the final rankings are released, the Pac-12 will be included in the four-team playoff , with Washington ranked at No. 4 ahead of the Pac-12 Championship game against Colorado Saturday. That's incorrect, because there is a path for MI, but not one that they control. As I've stated, Alabama and Ohio State are safely in and Clemson should be in.
  • Chip Kelly's Name Certain to Surface in Connection With Oregon Job

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    The school announced the decision Tuesday night. After leaving OR in 2012 for Philadelphia, Kelly largely failed to replicate the success he had at the collegiate level. Harsin is a close friend of Helfrich. "The only person I've talked to is Helf", Kelly said. "That doesn't mean we're not open to coordinators or others", Mullens said.