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Gordon went down in ugly fashion in the first quarter. The Chargers declared Gordon as questionable to return before later ruling him out for the remainder of the game. Gordon left the game after totaling five yards on three carries. On three rushing attempts prior to his injury, Gordon earned -0.76 Net Expected Points per numberFire Live.
  • Vicious hit on Darren Sproles causes fight between Eagles, Redskins

    Vicious hit on Darren Sproles causes fight between Eagles, Redskins

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    But that shot was a soft wet kiss compared to what Everett did to Sproles. He was penalized for interfering with the catch, but remained in the game to the disbelief of many. With the increased focus on player safety, the National Football League may want to take a page out of the NHL's book and develop a player safety board to review these hits.
  • Lions WR questionable vs. Bears, for fantasy owners

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    The 26-year-old Jones, who has been battling a thigh injury as of late, is now in the midst of his first season as a member of the Lions. He would face a Lions defense allowing the second-fewest fantasy points to receivers over the last five weeks.
  • Penn State moves to No

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    Franklin had no idea at the time, but his afterthought of winning that championship offered a hint of what was coming next. We only have five starting seniors, I think, on our team. Which one should be left out so Penn State can get in? "Their only loss was by a close margin, three points, to a top-10 team". The Nittany Lions played Kent State, Pittsburgh and Temple but did give Ohio State its only loss.
  • Stanford to play Rice in Australia pending NCAA approval

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    The school said Sunday the game still must be formally approved by the NCAA next month before it can be finalized. ESPN and The Mercury News of San Jose first reported the story. This would mark the second straight season a Pac-12 team went to Australia. This season, Cal and Hawaii opened the season in Australia, with the Golden Bears delivering a 20-point beatdown.
  • Penn State Fans Riot After Big Ten Championship

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    Which one should be left out so Penn State can get in? The Lions continued their second-half success, outscoring Wisconsin (9-3, 7-2 Big Ten), 24-3 in the second half. Penn State's defense will have its own hands full against USC's offense, which is dotted with NFL-caliber talent at almost every position - including top receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster, 1,000-yard tailback Ronald Jones II and a powerful offensive line.
  • Broncos-Titans scrap after low block by Harry Douglas

    Broncos-Titans scrap after low block by Harry Douglas

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    Then Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib went after Douglas and players from both teams joined in on the brawl. Truly, Douglas' dirty play on Harris could have resulted in a awful knee injury, much like what we saw last weekend when Tampa Bay Buccaneers receiver Cecil Shorts suffered a career-threatening knee injury on a low hit.
  • Giants alerted National Football League that Steelers used deflated balls

    Giants alerted National Football League that Steelers used deflated balls

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    Pittsburgh defeated the Giants 24-14, but Fox Sports' Jay Glazer reported on Sunday that NY tested two footballs on the sideline during the game and found them to be under the allowed PSI level. The Steelers also told Glazer that if "anybody wants to test those footballs, we have no problem with that, we're not doing anything wrong". New England's Tom Brady was suspended the first four games of this season as a result of his role after an NFL investigation concluded the team intentionally ...
  • Tiger Woods is Back

    Tiger Woods is Back

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    And said he as delighted with how quickly he "fell into the competitive flow" at the Albany Golf and Beach Resort. "By the time I got to the second or third hole I was already in it". The general consensus after the most anticipated round in recent memory, though, was that Woods hit his iron shots extremely well for well for most of the day though missed a lot of drives left.
  • Broncos-Titans breaks down into sideline scuffle

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    In the second quarter, Douglas, for seemingly no apparent reason, blocked Harris by diving at his knees, knocking him over. Replays showed Douglas dove at Harris' right knee away from the play, a DeMarco Murray run. Titans players in the bench area and several Broncos soon created a large scrum. Talib was penalized on the play. Harris, one of the Broncos' best defensive players because of his ability to play outside and in the slot, was able to return to the game later in the series.
  • Mercedes F1 Shocker: Paddy Lowe Headed For Williams

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    According to sources of motorsport.com, Lowe, whose contract ends on December 31, has agreed to move to Williams. The website cited multiple sources "with good knowledge of the situation" as indicating that Lowe, who has helped Mercedes to win three successive constructors' titles, was set to join Williams.