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The Philadelphia Eagles' worst fear was realized when an MRI exam Monday confirmed quarterback Carson Wentz suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during Sunday's 43-35 win over the Los Angeles Rams . "But you know what, the reason we went out and got Nick Foles was for reasons like this and situations like this". "That's gutsy right there". There is significant precedent for teams using multiple quarterbacks and reaching or winning the Super Bowl.
  • Ex-Braves great Dale Murphy denied Hall of Fame spot

    Ex-Braves great Dale Murphy denied Hall of Fame spot

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    Paul native, speaking at baseball's annual winter meetings, said he has more than 200 text messages to return - "Be patient", he said. "But I don't regret doing it". Trammell played his entire 20-year career with the Tigers and batted.285 with 185 homers and 1,003 RBIs. Both are hoping Lou Whitaker will join them in Cooperstown soon.
  • Afghanistan Cricket Team To Play Test Against India

    Afghanistan Cricket Team To Play Test Against India

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    In other news besides the Champions Trophy and ODI World Cup, India will be hosting Afghanistan in a Test series for the very first time in 2019-2020 after the latter became full members of the ICC (International Cricket Council) in June 2017 along with Ireland.
  • Lexi Thompson, other golfers react to new USGA rules eliminating call-in penalties

    Lexi Thompson, other golfers react to new USGA rules eliminating call-in penalties

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    The fact that armchair golf fans could conceivably shape the outcome of a professional event was ludicrous, but luckily that power has been taken away from them. After all, it should be rules officials, not fans, determining when a player has violated the rules of golf. Spectators at tournaments, in addition to players, caddies and event staffers, can still alert officials about possible violations they spot, with those concerns addressed by an official video review.
  • Jets' Josh McCown out for season after breaking hand

    Jets' Josh McCown out for season after breaking hand

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    For a rare change, the Broncos were better than their opponent on third down, fourth down, red zone and goal to go-all crucial areas in determining success . Not only did they look absolutely bad on offense, they looked surprisingly weak on defense against one of the horrific Denver Broncos offense led by human pick machine, Trevor Siemian .
  • 5 things we learned from Bills OT win over Colts

    5 things we learned from Bills OT win over Colts

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    Then, just outside of the red zone, LeSean McCoy cut upfield and split the Colts' defense to score the winning touchdown, sending the crowd home happy. With a little over a minute to go in the game, the Colts first went for two to end the snow game in Buffalo and walk out with a win. The Patriots , who played in a Buffalo a week ago, experienced relatively normal conditions in their 23-3 win.
  • Josh Gordon: Cleveland Browns WR scores first touchdown since 2013

    Josh Gordon: Cleveland Browns WR scores first touchdown since 2013

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    The Browns are still looking to secure their first win of the 2017 season. Kizer looked for wide receiver Josh Gordon and found him for a 38-yard gain on the Browns' first play to the Green Bay 46. Gordon finished last week's game with four catches for 85 yards . Hundley also tossed three touchdowns for the first time, and his legs were his best weapon late with the Packers storming back.
  • New Zealand scored 373 runs in 1st innings

    New Zealand scored 373 runs in 1st innings

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    Trailing by 373 runs, the West Indies were dealt a huge blow on the sixth ball of their innings as opener Kieran Powell was caught behind off the bowling of Southee for a duck. He looked extremely comfortable playing the pull shot on the few occasions the West Indies bowlers dropped short. Those wickets gave Boult the best figures of the innings, his analysis now showing 4 for 73.
  • New Zealand give SA problems again

    New Zealand give SA problems again

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    The Blitzbokke held a 12-7 lead at halftime after scoring on the hooter but the All Blacks Sevens responded perfectly after Vilimoni Koroi ran 80m off the kickoff to score and tie the match. After a first-up 36-12 victory over Spain, the Aussies lost 31-14 to the United States and 35-12 to the Kiwis. "You can't win the tournament on day one but you can definitely lose it".
  • Raiders fans livid about team's effort in loss to Chiefs

    Raiders fans livid about team's effort in loss to Chiefs

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    He returned to the field for his team's game against the rival Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, but left the action in the second quarter after further aggravating his ankle injury. At one point, Kansas City was shutting out the Raiders and it was 26-0 in the beginning of the fourth quarter. Carr connected with Jared Cook on fourth down for another score, and the 2-point conversion trimmed what had been a 26-0 deficit to 26-15 in a matter of minutes.
  • Jimmy Garoppolo has career game as 49ers win again

    Jimmy Garoppolo has career game as 49ers win again

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    The Texans entered Sunday 1-5 with Savage as the starter. Garoppolo again showed that he could be the answer for the 49ers (3-10) at quarterback, going 20 of 33 in his second start for the team. He would be taken to the injury tent to be evaluated. Before the Texans' next offensive series, a team official held on to Savage's jersey and arm as he tried to go on to the field.