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Alleva said LSU knows Orgeron's heart is with LSU and "his strengths are going to be tremendous" at the school. "Coach Orgeron took us step by step through every aspect of his plans for this program and there was no question that he is the man to lead LSU football".
  • Stephen Curry dons Raiders jersey after Oakland defeats his hometown Panthers

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    According to Elias Sports ( via ESPN Stats & Info), Carr is the first Raiders QB to have at least five game-winning drives in the fourth quarter or overtime in one season. What should concern Oakland fans is the defense letting a team back in the game, especially a Carolina team that is a shell of what it was a season ago when it marched all the way to the Super Bowl.
  • Arsenal's Wenger sees Sanchez making striking impression

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    We have shown this season that the players have the quality to compete against the big teams and we need to show the same mentality when we travel to play Liverpool on Sunday [live on Sky Sports 1]. "He's quick, he can dribble, and he has the killer instinct". Wenger also suggested that South American forwards were now the best in the game on current form, and Sanchez - playing out of his normal position - was up there as one of them.
  • National Basketball Association roundup: Westbrook leads OKC past Pelicans

    National Basketball Association roundup: Westbrook leads OKC past Pelicans

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    Now, Westbrook has accomplished something no one has since Jordan - he became the first player with five consecutive triple-doubles since Jordan had seven straight in 1989. He even recorded a steal, which I wasn't sure was possible until I saw it with my own two eyes. I pick the Oklahoma City Thunder because they are in better form, their morale is much higher than the Hawks, and their chemistry on the court is way better than Atlanta's .
  • Baker Mayfield to return to Oklahoma in 2017

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    Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and wide receiver Dede Westbrook spent a lot of time together on the practice field. This season, Mayfield leads the nation with a pass efficiency rating of 197.8 (the NCAA single-season record is 191.8), completion percentage (71.2) and yards per completion (11.1).
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    Napoli fuori dalla Champions? Nina Moric: "Votate affinché i partenopei vengano eliminati"

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    Il commento in cui, come si vede dall'immagine, si legge: "Vota anche tu Sì se vuoi che il Napoli stasera esca dall'Europa", ha ricevuto in moltissimo tempo tanti commenti, tra cui alcuni critici nei confronti di Nina Moric . Una provocazione che ha finito con l'accendere il popolo dei social network, in particolare quello di fede partenopeo che questa sera è rimasto col fiato sospeso fino al raddoppio di Mertens al Da Luz di Lisbona e poi ha esultato quando - complici le notizie che ...
  • LA unveils US$5.3bn Olympics budget

    LA unveils US$5.3bn Olympics budget

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    Bid chiefs said the LA 2024 plan would require "no surprises" and would benefit from more than 30 competition and non-competition venues that are already built or are planned by private investors. Projected costs have risen across the board in categories such as venue infrastructure and workforce expenses. "That means we can achieve precision and certainty in our plans along with top sport environments with experienced venue operators", Wasserman said.
  • Chelsea 'facing record fine for fracas against Manchester City'

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    The English governing body has issued a four-game ban to Aguero, while Fernandinho will serve the standard three-match suspension for violent conduct. That would see the Argentina worldwide sit out league fixtures against Leicester , Watford , Arsenal and Hull . Guardiola, implausibly, said the foul was not intentional.
  • USC to face Penn State in 2017 Rose Bowl

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    The day before the Big Ten Championship Game, coaches Paul Chryst of the University of wisconsin and James Franklin of Penn State went to great lengths trying to convince people that winning the Big Ten title still meant something in today's playoff-infused atmosphere.
  • OU quarterback Baker Mayfield is returning for the 2017 season

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    He has passed for 3,669 yards and 38 touchdowns and completed 71.2 percent of his passes in one of the most efficient seasons in FBS history. "The cut he made to cut it back inside, I didn't see because I was too busy running with [center] Erick Wren celebrating on the way down", Mayfield said.
  • Redskins' Jay Gruden blasts team after 'frustrating' loss to Cardinals

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    NFL'S BEST?: The accolades were flowing in the Arizona locker room after another dynamic performance by David Johnson . He said after the game that he thinks that Fitzgerald may have stolen a flag. The Redskins took their first lead in the third quarter when Cousins scored on a 1-yard rushing touchdown. It was picked up by Markus Golden, who ran the ball deep into Redskins territory.
  • How Will the Badgers and Hokies Affect the Playoff This Year?

    How Will the Badgers and Hokies Affect the Playoff This Year?

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    Phillips caught 12 passes, which is the second-most in championship history and Edmunds posted 12 tackles, which ties the second-most in ACC title game history. Clemson has a very dynamic offense that is averaging 40 points per game on the year. Clemson was unable to pick up a first down on its next possession and gave Tech the ball back with 4:03 to play.