• Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie suspended after he leaves Giants

    Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie suspended after he leaves Giants

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    New York Giants coach Ben McAdoo announced Wednesday the team will suspend cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie. "We will suspend him". Rodgers-Cromartie felt he was being a "good soldier" by taking the slot cornerback role, according to Rapoport, and disagreement apparently dragged into Tuesday's conversation with McAdoo.
  • Iceland becomes smallest nation to qualify for FIFA World Cup

    Iceland becomes smallest nation to qualify for FIFA World Cup

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    Needing victory to guarantee top spot in European qualifying Group I, goals from Everton star Gylfi Sigurdsson and Johann Gudmundsson ensured Iceland would be on the plane to Russian Federation 2018, Foxsport.com reported. Victory over Kosovo last night secured Iceland a place in next summer's Russian tournament. Group rivals Italy , already guaranteed second place and a playoff spot, won 1-0 in Albania .
  • Argentina in Danger of Missing 2018 World Cup

    Argentina in Danger of Missing 2018 World Cup

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    Sergio Batista, a member of the 1986 World Cup-winning team, was scathing in his assessment. The table is large and there are a lot of numbers, some of them bigger than 3, so we're here to simplify it for you. Los Cafeteros have since recorded four wins and three draws on Peruvian soil. Lying a place and a point behind Argentina , Paraguay play host to Venezuela knowing that they will, in all likelihood, have to win to go through.
  • Sixers sign Joel Embiid to five-year, $148 million max extension

    Sixers sign Joel Embiid to five-year, $148 million max extension

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    Embiid, the No. 3 overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, missed the first two seasons of his NBA career because of a pair of surgeries to fix the navicular bone in his right foot. The 76ers have decided that however much of this they can get from Embiid per season is worth it. Up until his past season ended prematurely, the Sixers were 8.6 points per 100 possessions worse off defensively when Embiid was off the floor.
  • Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 3 at Dubai

    Pakistan vs Sri Lanka, 2nd Test, Day 3 at Dubai

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    It was Azam's fifth duck in six matches this year. Last night, it was a little hard to bowl, especially with the dew (but) we knew when we come today, it will grip more. This was followed by them being whitewashed in the ODI and T20I series. "I got to learn a lot as captain", said Ahmed. "We knew Dilruwan was struggling in the Indian series".
  • Dodgers complete sweep of Diamondbacks, await Cubs-Nationals victor in NLCS

    Dodgers complete sweep of Diamondbacks, await Cubs-Nationals victor in NLCS

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    Today's game has a scheduled start time of 10.08 p.m. ET and takes place from Chase Field in Phoenix , Arizona. Darvish made nine starts for Los Angeles, going 4-3 with a 3.44 ERA. "I think maybe we've shied away from that a little bit as a staff", Corbin said. "We tried to get something going, but we really couldn't do much off him".
  • Red Sox Take The Win Over Astros In ALDS Game 3

    Red Sox Take The Win Over Astros In ALDS Game 3

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    David Price pitched four scoreless innings of relief. As Hardball Talk cited, the weather forecast in Boston is much better on Tuesday, on what would be a travel day if the Red Sox were to win Game 4 and send the teams back to Houston for a decisive Game 5.
  • Costa Rica vs Honduras CONCACAF WC Qualifiers

    Costa Rica vs Honduras CONCACAF WC Qualifiers

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    The dramatic late goal means the United States likely needs at most a draw at Trinidad and Tobago on Tuesday night to qualify for its eighth straight World Cup berth. When it comes to separating the two sides locked on ten points, if Panama match Honduras' result only a five-goal swing in goal difference in favour of Los Catrachos can prevent Panama coming out on top.
  • Keys for Raiders offense vs. Ravens Week 5

    Keys for Raiders offense vs. Ravens Week 5

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    We've beaten the Titans, and the Jets; They've beaten the Browns, and the Bengals. Had quarterback Jameis Winston's final pass to OJ Howard been on target they would have stolen the win from the Patriots. Manuel went 11-17 for 106 yards after replacing Carr during Sunday's loss to the Denver Broncos . Baltimore leads National Football League with nine INTs; Oakland one of four teams with none.
  • Dolphins Game Preview: Week Five vs. Titans

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    The Dolphins were shut out 20-0 last week by the New Orleans Saints , after falling to the New York Jets by a final score of 20-6. Mariota completed six of his 10 pass attempts before leaving Sunday's game, throwing for 96 yards and two interceptions.