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Last year's meltdown in the Super Bowl has been well documented, with the Atlanta Falcons blowing a 28-3 lead and losing to New England. And with football back in Los Angeles since last season, isn't that what we've been waiting for? Los Angeles can not afford to let Julio Jones get hot early in this game, otherwise all they'll be doing is playing catch up and hoping for a stop to try and get back in control of things.
  • Raiders Didn't Violate Rooney Rule Amid Jon Gruden Rumors, NFL Spokesman Says

    Raiders Didn't Violate Rooney Rule Amid Jon Gruden Rumors, NFL Spokesman Says

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    Gruden was known as an in your face head coach with both the Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers . Gruden, now a Monday Night Football analyst, coached the Raiders from 1998 to 2001, winning AFC West titles in his last two seasons. Carolina Panthers coordinator Greg Olson is expected to be Gruden's offensive coordinator and Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Paul Guenther is a top candidate for Oakland's defensive coordinator position.
  • Manchester United overcome Derby County in FA Cup

    Manchester United overcome Derby County in FA Cup

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    The breakthrough would eventually come on 84 minutes, with Lingard unleashing a cracking effort from outside the box after a lay-off from sub Romelu Lukaku . It looked set that Mourinho's men were going have have to travel to Pride Park for an unwanted replay with seven minutes to go, but the hottest man now on the block at Old Trafford had other ideas.
  • Salah crowned CAF African Player of the Year

    Salah crowned CAF African Player of the Year

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    The 25 year old has now made it two out of two continental honours having also won the BBC African player of the year award. Salah's efforts in helping Egypt qualify for their first FIFA World Cup™ since 1990 and his sensational start with new club Liverpool in the English Premier League were crucial factors in him receiving the award.
  • Chelsea 'on brink of signing Ross Barkley from Everton'

    Chelsea 'on brink of signing Ross Barkley from Everton'

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    CHELSEA ARE CONFIDENT they can secure a £15 million move for Everton midfielder Ross Barkley during this month's transfer window, with reports suggesting he will have a medical this afternoon. Barkley rejected the offer of a lucrative contract from his boyhood club a year ago and made it clear to the Goodison Park hierarchy that he was looking for pastures new, with many pinning his desire for wanting to leave down to his fractured relationship with former manager Ronald Koeman , who was ...
  • Murray out of Brisbane event with hip injury

    Murray out of Brisbane event with hip injury

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    Krunic rallied from 5-2 down in the second set, forcing the third in a tiebreaker, and earned a spot in the quarterfinals with a a 5-7, 7-6 (3), 1-2 retired result after nearly 2 ½ hours in humid conditions on Pat Rafter Arena. It also is wreaking havoc with the Australian Open warmup season - especially if the player pulls out after the draw is made. In men's first-round matches in Brisbane , U.S.
  • Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's love story in pictures

    Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma's love story in pictures

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    In fact, Anushka has an interesting gift on the New Year for her fans. This is their first official picture post-marriage. And Virat as a loving and doting husband was seen carrying shopping bags while taking a walk with his wife Anushka at the market.
  • Giants request interviews with Patriots' McDaniels, Patricia

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    The Giants will face a lot of competition for McDaniels and Patricia if they're serious about either, but their head coaching job should be considered rather desirable. The current Patriots offensive coordinator has been with the Patriots in 14 of the last 17 seasons. The play-caller's Patriots led the National Football League in total offense this season.
  • UCF caps flawless season with Peach Bowl win

    UCF caps flawless season with Peach Bowl win

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    Auburn was aiming for the College Football Playoff title game, though, and not the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl. Basically, win or lose, everybody has just 24 hours to react to the previous game before focus is shifted to the next opponent on the schedule.
  • Georgia tops Oklahoma to reach national championship game

    Georgia tops Oklahoma to reach national championship game

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    With a start at the Oklahoma 25 in the college OT format and kicker Rodrigo Blankenship nailing a Rose Bowl-record 55-yarder earlier in the game, that seemed likely. Only two teams in the previous 103 Rose Bowl Games had overcome a double-digit deficit at halftime - Alabama in 1926 and MI in 1989. This will be the Bulldogs' first national championship game since losing to Penn State in the 1983 Sugar Bowl in what was a de facto title game.