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The transition tag pays the average of the top 10 salaries at the position; the franchise tag, which was another option, pays the average of the top five players. The 26-year-old defensive back looked all but done with the Bears before the start of the 2017 season, then turned in arguably his best season, with 67 tackles, two interceptions and 22 pass breakups.
  • Ronda Rousey put Triple H through a table at WWE Elimination Chamber

    Ronda Rousey put Triple H through a table at WWE Elimination Chamber

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    Triple H said that this might be one of the biggest ever signings and he couldn't think of one as big since they welcomed another Olympian, Kurt Angle. Absolution was eliminated first and Sasha Banks and Bayley forged an alliance to take on Bliss. Alexa Bliss created history as became the victor of the first-ever women's elimination chamber , which lived up to the expectations.
  • Cincinnati Braces for More Flooding From Ohio River

    Cincinnati Braces for More Flooding From Ohio River

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    Sgt. Shena Kohler of the Emergency Management Bureau of the Rock County Sheriff's Office said the Rock River at Lake Koshkonong is forecasted to reach minor flooding levels by Monday . Emergency teams were out installing more flood gates over the weekend. TODAY: Occasional Rain, heaviest south. "It's going to take a while to crest", Mazza said.
  • India vs South Africa, Women's cricket 5th T20, Cape Town

    India vs South Africa, Women's cricket 5th T20, Cape Town

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    Klaasen scored 110 runs in four innings in the ODI series and this included a match-winning knock of 43 in the Pink ODI. The Proteas bounced back in Centurion with a six-wicket win. The bowling combination is the other concern. He was replaced by Shardul Thakur. But, if Bumrah does prove to be fit, Unadkat will have to sit out, having given away 75 runs in the series so far at an economy of 9.78 with only the two wickets he picked in the second T20I to show for it.
  • Mel Kiper has Browns taking Josh Allen with top pick

    Mel Kiper has Browns taking Josh Allen with top pick

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    Jaron Brown had 31 catches in 2017, the second-most among any wideout. You saw his mobility. You go back to that Iowa game earlier in the year. Walter Football still has Davis going in the first round, NFLDraftScout.com has him as a first or second round pick and DraftAnalyst.com has him in the second round.
  • Could Regret Not Scoring Against Man Utd, Sevilla Star Admits

    Could Regret Not Scoring Against Man Utd, Sevilla Star Admits

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    The Blues battled to a 1-1 draw with La Liga giants Barcelona in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night. 'I think it'll do him a lot of good, and I think we'll see a stronger Paul Pogba , the Paul Pogba that we saw at Juventus '. It's that simple. But it looks like some guys now are creating a new sport.
  • Honda Classic: Tiger Woods under par through first nine holes

    Honda Classic: Tiger Woods under par through first nine holes

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    Teeing off the 10th hole, Woods raced into a share of the lead courtesy of two birdies in his opening four holes. "I had pretty good control of the golf ball all day", Woods said. "As far as catch-up mode for the Masters, no, I don't feel like I am". "Today was not easy". Conditions are expected to only get more hard, more wind-whipped and more burned out, which is why the winning score here has been single-digits under par four of the past five years.
  • Porsche races to Geneva in its 2019 911 GT3 RS

    Porsche races to Geneva in its 2019 911 GT3 RS

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    Manual transmission or not, the GT3 RS is going to be a proper hoot to drive since the flat-six engine can now sing all the way up to 9,000rpm! If you are wondering about performance the 520hp, 346 lb-ft flat-six is able to push the GT3 RS from naught to 60 miles per hour in 3.0 seconds, which is a scant 0.1 seconds faster than the previous version.
  • Rashid Khan becomes youngest bowler to become no. 1 in ODI rankings

    Rashid Khan becomes youngest bowler to become no. 1 in ODI rankings

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    The run-feast saw his ODI ranking climb to 909 points, making him the 12 player in history to reach the 900-point mark. Markram took over the captaincy after du Plessis was ruled out of the remaining series and T20Is due to an injury in his right index finger which he sustained during the first ODI against the Virat Kohli-led side.
  • United States men's hockey stays alive with win over Slovakia

    United States men's hockey stays alive with win over Slovakia

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    The Russians bowled over the Americans in their preliminary round match, and that is who will likely await Team USA on Friday in the semifinals should it get past the Czechs. Ryan broke open the win-or-go-home game 1:36 into the second period finding Terry on a short break. Terry sliced down the left wing and dished it to Donato, who used a double Czech Republic screen to beat Francouz.
  • Top Astros Prospect Forrest Whitley Suspended 50 Games for Drug Violation

    Top Astros Prospect Forrest Whitley Suspended 50 Games for Drug Violation

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    Whitley is the third Astros' prospect, along with Dean Deetz and Jonathan Singleton, to be suspended for violations of the minor-league drug prevention program this offseason. He was expected to reach the majors by next season, but there was a chance that he could have made his debut this year. Whitley was an outside shot to see time during the season with the Astros, but was tracking as a member of the 2019 rotation.
  • Singer Fergie says sorry for 'worst ever' national anthem at NBA All-Star

    Singer Fergie says sorry for 'worst ever' national anthem at NBA All-Star

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    In a newly surfaced video, the singer is seen belting out the song prior to the actual performance, and she noticeably has a hard time with it. Jimmy Kimmel has a humorous explanation as to why he was smirking during Fergie's performance of the National Anthem at the 67th NBA All-Star Game over the weekend.
  • Man utd stalwarts back training with the squad

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    Pogba hasn't completed 90 minutes in a month as he has been hauled off by Jose Mourinho in defeats at Tottenham and Newcastle, and dropped by the Portuguese for victory over Huddersfield at Old Trafford in between. "I am really excited by tomorrow's match. They like the Europa League, the Copa del Rey, and now they have the Champions League so the motivation is even bigger".
  • Louisville Basketball to Vacate Wins Including 2013 Title After NCAA Violations

    Louisville Basketball to Vacate Wins Including 2013 Title After NCAA Violations

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    Louisville interim president Greg Postel said in a statement Tuesday that the school still disagrees with the NCAA's ruling. "We disagree with the NCAA ruling for reasons we clearly stated in our appeal". But that was not enough substance for the Committee on Infractions to hear them out. "I can not say this strongly enough: We believe the NCAA is simply wrong", Postel said.
  • Dunphy: 'Mourinho a bad fit for United'

    Dunphy: 'Mourinho a bad fit for United'

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    It became important for Jose Mourinho's men to be able to cope with the pressure as the Terriers came out for the second period looking hungry for an equaliser, and their supreme ability at the back allowed them to take advantage going forward.
  • Shaky Barcelona down Eibar

    Shaky Barcelona down Eibar

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    Eibar are one of Europe's in-form sides with a run of just one defeat in 12 games that has taken them to seventh place in the Liga Santander, with one of the reasons for that being their perofrmances in their tight Ipurua Stadium . Can Atletico Madrid challenge Barcelona for the title come the end of the season? That was the 14th time the Argentine had hit the woodwork this term in the Primera Division and his performance deserved a goal.
  • NBA Betting Preview: Team Steph can best tense Team LeBron

    NBA Betting Preview: Team Steph can best tense Team LeBron

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    It has also paired some old friends together in what could be an explosive, high-scoring game, writes Mark Kirwan. On Friday, the rapper put up 19 points , which is the Celebrity Game equivalent of putting up 50 in any National Basketball Association game, according to SB Nation .
  • Yu Darvish, Cubs reach $126 million, 6-year deal

    Yu Darvish, Cubs reach $126 million, 6-year deal

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    If Arrieta's market continues to sink, maybe something in the range of a three-year, $80M deal could work with the Phillies. I'm talking about the start of Spring Training. But if the Cubs don't start churning out some better young arms at some point soon, they are going to have a problem. Callaway is impressive to talk to in person, no doubt.
  • World Rugby say TMO erred over Wales no-try call against England

    World Rugby say TMO erred over Wales no-try call against England

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    World Rugby have acknowledged that a mistake was made by the television match official in not awarding a try to Wales in their 12-6 defeat to England in the Six Nations last weekend. England head coach Eddie Jones says the training session with the Georgia Rugby team was a valuable learning lesson for his team. "They make a decision".
  • West Brom striker Sturridge faces two weeks out, manager says

    West Brom striker Sturridge faces two weeks out, manager says

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    Rodriguez snatched at a glorious early chance after coming on for Sturridge when the game was goalless before Rondon had a one-on-one saved by Thibaut Courtois with the score still 1-0. Training is okay, but the games are better. Despite time and space he then struck first time, harmlessly stabbing wide of the left post. DANIEL STURRIDGE'S World Cup dream is still alive after the striker was ruled out for just two weeks with a hamstring injury.
  • Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino pleased with Juventus result in UEFA Champions League

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    Tottenham were wobbling but responded to dominate for long periods and Kane halved the deficit in the 35th minute with his ninth goal in nine appearances in the competition. The last thing you should do against a team who have conceded once in the last 16 games is concede yourself inside 90 seconds. "We are doing our best and my players should be happy because they are having an unbelievable season".
  • Paul George keeping Lakers in play despite enjoying All-Star season in OKC

    Paul George keeping Lakers in play despite enjoying All-Star season in OKC

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    Despite this being the first campaign he's spending with them, he has shown that he can co-exist with Russell Westbrook , Carmelo Anthony and the rest of his teammates, which leads to many wondering if that's enough reason for George to re-sign with the Thunder in the summer once he becomes a free agent.
  • Jameer Nelson is available to play for the Pistons on Friday

    Jameer Nelson is available to play for the Pistons on Friday

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    Jameer Nelson slides in as the primary backup to Ish Smith . Nelson is no stranger to moving around. This trade is going to reunite Jameer Nelson with his former head coach Stan Van Gundy , who coached him for five seasons in Orlando from 2007-2012.
  • Badgers battle back, but falls to No. 18 Ohio State

    Badgers battle back, but falls to No. 18 Ohio State

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    Keita Bates-Diop poured in career-high 35 points as Ohio State kept pace in the Big Ten race with a 75-67 victory against IL on Sunday at Value City Arena. IL also beat Rutgers by 31, holding the Knights to just 60 points. The box score from Sunday's game doesn't make much sense. Nevills scored the initial takedown, and another in the second, to keep the match close.
  • Colts hire McDaniels as new coach

    Colts hire McDaniels as new coach

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    In 2011, he served as offensive coordinator for the Rams before returning to the Patriots. Brady threw three touchdown passes and no interceptions and the Patriots didn't punt a single time. Now, the AFC South becomes the most interesting division to watch this offseason. McDaniels, the offensive co-ordinator of the Patriots since 2012, heads to the Colts just a day after defensive co-ordinator Matt Patricia left to join the Detroit Lions .
  • Indian women's team thrashes hapless South Africa by 88 runs

    Indian women's team thrashes hapless South Africa by 88 runs

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    Brief Scores: Indian women 213/7 (Smriti Mandhana 84, Mithali Raj 45; Marizanne Kapp 2/26) beat South African women 125 (Dane van Niekerk 41, Marizanne Kapp 23; Jhulan 4/24, Shikha Pandey 3/23) by 88 runs. Their aggressive approach has ensured that the South African batsman don't get settled down at the crease. The Virat Kohli-led team clinched victories in the first two ODIs at Durban and Centurion.