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Vikings Improve to 5-0 With Win Over Texans

They will present a hard challenge for Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford , who is improving as his position each week. The first overall pick in the 2014 draft will start his fifth straight game on Sunday, which will be the first time in any of his National Football League seasons that he's played that many in a row.

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Five European games to watch in World Cup qualifying

But only three months on, and in spite of failing to win, the former world champions appear to be back with a bang. One of the two scorers for the Azzurris during their win against Spain was Giorgio Chiellini. Spain continued to smother Ventura's side and Gerard Pique had a pair of chances to break the deadlock, the latter headed comfortably into the arms of Buffon from six yards midway through the half.

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Former Alabama QB Blake Barnett could play next season via NCAA loophole

On his first play of the game at the beginning of the third quarter, he nearly came away with a sack and didn't stop there. Saban hadn't disclosed details of a punishment, saying in a statement Thursday that "this kind of behavior is not condoned in our program".

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Bills' offense confident after shutout win over Patriots

Karen Richardson is one of them. "I'm not going to forget about that". They get paid just like we do. The Bills tested Brissett with a variety of blitzes to get him uncomfortable in the pocket and throughout the game. Dan Carpenter kicked three field goals, but the story was the Buffalo defense - and that skirmish. But, generally, the whole thing was classic Belichick.

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Marcus Rashford will be a superstar - Wayne Rooney

Admittedly he was underwhelming at the Euros in the summer but at 20-years-old he fits the bill as being one of the players England should be looking to build a team around for the future. "So he's contributing well for the club and hopefully he can carry that on". "I think Marcus is doing fantastic", he said. "He's been a top professional on and off the field for us and we look up to him as well".

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Jose Bautista gets his revenge as Blue Jays pound Rangers

It was Bautista's fourth home run in his last eight post-season at-bats. The last of the Rangers' four hits off Estrada was Elvis Andrus' leadoff triple in the ninth. Blue Jays: Closer Roberto Osuna came out of the AL wild-card with shoulder soreness, and it was never clear beforehand if the right-hander was available for the ALDS opener.

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Pokemon Go is making it easier to catch rare characters

Niantic did not mention an ETA for the patch, only that the changes will be implemented in "an upcoming version". According to Niantic Labs , this capture bonus will allow players to catch rare Pokemon easily. Niantic posted a recent update with regards to CP level of the defending Pokemon. Pokemon with multiple types will give out an average bonus. The game has officially been released in the US, Japan, Australia and New Zealand, but players from other countries are also using ...

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Texas coach Strong enters Oklahoma game under pressure again

Texas needs point on nearly every possession and can't afford to give any away against the Sooners. The technology itself has Texas ties. It proved to be a mirage, of course, as the 'Horns dropped three of their last six games to finish 5-7.

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Cubs Seek First World Series Win In 108 Years

Other possible opponents include two division rivals, as the Baltimore Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays qualified for the wildcard spots. Random crapshoot? The Cubs signed up for all this and put the bull's-eye on their chests, beginning with last year's joyride into the National League Championship Series - where they got swept by the Mets - and an offseason spending spree on free agents that zoomed toward $290 million and a spring-training circus that featured mimes, zoo animals and ...

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Giants clinch second wild card, complete sweep of Dodgers

Sunday, however, Scully was attired in a dark blue suit, light blue shirt and blue striped tie as he took the air at noon, with his trademark "it's time for Dodgers baseball" welcome. Span coasted into third base and nearly paid for it, as Yasiel Puig delivered a throw so far on a line that it came with a beverage service. Justin Turner: Broke up no-hitter, run scored.

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Cabrera, Reyes help Mets rout Phils 17-0 in home finale

After Ruf's three-run blast made it 10-0, Mets manager Terry Collins pulled some of his regulars to give them rest in a blowout. He made his first major league start against the Phillies on August 28 and took the loss after allowing four runs over six innings in a 5-1 setback.

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Pique dismisses Spain critics: 'I've been playing well'

In turn, the Spanish national team for the last European Championship turned out to be a failure. "We'll have to play a hard-running game like we did in Paris and be clinical in front of goal". Republic of Ireland and Wales supporters may also have an eye on the one other game in Group D, as Serbia's talented squad travel to Moldova. "It's a great joy, it's the country, everyone behind us", the 21-year-old said on Tuesday.

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Chargers CB Verrett out for season with torn ACL

Despite being injured for most of the season, the former TCU Horned Frog played through an obvious injury exhibiting valor that should inspire his teammates. "You have to give him credit". Verrett, who made the Pro Bowl in 2015, was on the verge of becoming one of the top corners in the game. Gordon leads the National Football League with six rushing touchdowns after not finding the end zone as a rookie, but he is averaging a paltry 3.2 yards per carry.

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Rams Rally Late to Beat Cardinals 17-13, Palmer Hurt

Tavon Austin provided the game-turning play during the Rams' 17-13 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, returning a punt 47 yards to set up the winning touchdown at University of Phoenix Stadium. "You have to fight and be strong mentally". "I don't worry about things like that", said Quick, who now has eight catches for 153 yards on the season.

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Arsene Wenger on Arsenal contract

Wenger began by reflecting on his greatest moments as manager of the soccer team , noting that it's hard to ever forget the team's first title with him at the helm, according to Sky News . They have a good togetherness, they have a great concentration level. "How far can we go?" "I'm very positive and hopefully I can continue to develop slowly but in a good way", he said.

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Broncos QB Siemian leaves game with left shoulder injury

The over/under total for the game is listed at 43 points. This momentum should carry into this game and definitely should come out of this game with another win. Speaking of passing, Jameis Winston , 22, is looking to have another monster air game after throwing for 405 yards against the Rams. The pocket collapses, but Winston steps up just in time (notice the shoulder shrug) and scrambles for the touchdown.

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Carter's homer in 10th gives Brewers 4-3 win over Rockies

Nolan Arenado flied to right, but Gonzalez poked a run-scoring single to left-center, cutting Milwaukee's lead to 3-2. Arenado clubbed his 41st in last nights Rockies victory. He pitched briefly at Triple-A Albuquerque before the Rockies recalled him September 6, two days before his major league debut. Patterson also had a run-scoring double in the fifth - his first two major league RBIs.

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Texans get 27-20 win over Titans despite Osweiler's mistakes

The Texans should have what it takes to get the win over a Titans team that produces more questions than answers, both offensively and defensively. It was the first time Houston (3-1) had played without its star defensive end since the 2010 season after Watt, who is out for the season after back surgery, had started 83 straight games since being drafted in 2011.

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Texans coach O'Brien confirms Watt is out for the year

There was initially speculation that he might return in December, but that is apparently no longer the case. This is the second time in three months that JJ Watt had a procedure done on his back. Watt has played through various injuries in the past, including torn core muscles and a broken hand last season. Barring a setback, wide receiver Kendall Wright also should make his season debut in Houston.

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Watt Has Back Surgery, Expected to Miss Rest of Season

The Texans announced the three-time Defensive Player of the Year has been shut down after undergoing back surgery on a herniated disc. Texans coach Bill O'Brien confirmed on Friday that Watt will not be able to return from his back injury this year.

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Texans coach O'Brien confirms Watt is out for the year

There was initially speculation that he might return in December, but that is apparently no longer the case. This is the second time in three months that JJ Watt had a procedure done on his back. Watt has played through various injuries in the past, including torn core muscles and a broken hand last season. Barring a setback, wide receiver Kendall Wright also should make his season debut in Houston.

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Texans coach O'Brien confirms Watt is out for the year

There was initially speculation that he might return in December, but that is apparently no longer the case. This is the second time in three months that JJ Watt had a procedure done on his back. Watt has played through various injuries in the past, including torn core muscles and a broken hand last season. Barring a setback, wide receiver Kendall Wright also should make his season debut in Houston.

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New formations help Bills' LeSean McCoy find his footing

Rather than concerning himself with the uncertainty of which quarterback will play, Ryan is confident in his defense's ability to contain the Patriots because Buffalo won't be facing Brady . When many would think a pass play is nearly guaranteed, the Patriots elected to run the ball and gained 13 yards for a first down. BILLS RB LeSean McCoy had 17-110-2 rushing in Week 3 after managing only 117 yards rushing in first 2 games.

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Crosby-led Canada still can't be beat in best-on-best hockey

Crosby, the tournament MVP, added his World Cup-leading 10th point with an assist on the play. Team Europe, a ragtag collection of players from small hockey-playing nations, defied the odds by reaching the final ahead of traditional powers Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Republic but had no answers for the Canadian juggernaut that rolled through the tournament unbeaten.

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Crosby-led Canada still can't be beat in best-on-best hockey

Crosby, the tournament MVP, added his World Cup-leading 10th point with an assist on the play. Team Europe, a ragtag collection of players from small hockey-playing nations, defied the odds by reaching the final ahead of traditional powers Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Republic but had no answers for the Canadian juggernaut that rolled through the tournament unbeaten.