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The Bears led 7-6 after a first half that was ugly. Kaepernick, who wasn't wearing a glove on his throwing hand, couldn't throw an accurate pass (1/5, 4 yards, sacked five times) but Chip Kelly will still be questioned for his conservative play calling in the snow.
  • Jurgen Klopp defends Loris Karius after Jamie Carragher criticism

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    Liverpool were 3-1 up by the 64th after goals by Sadio Mane, Divock Origi and Emre Can, but conceded in the 76th minute to substitute Ryan Fraser and in the 78th to Steve Cook. Despite that, the 25-year-old was more pleased with Ake's victor - as the on-loan Chelsea man did his parent club a huge favour with his late heroics.
  • Roby's Pick 6 helps Broncos beat Jaguars 20-10

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    Quarterback was a huge question mark for the Broncos this season. We learned the Broncos can beat the gosh-awful Jacksonville in their sleep. They won 20-10, but it was far from a convincing victory. "But we played our way through that, and we pushed our way through that". Let's hand out orange slices all around and give honest props for the Broncos emerging victorious without their "A" game.
  • Patriots placing Rob Gronkowski on injured reserve

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    The Patriots, who underwent the season-ending surgery Sunday, shared video in which he promised as he walked gingerly, "Dance floor tomorrow night, here I come". "It's about overcoming challenges, adversities". This move means the team can not place Gronkowski back on the active roster once they place him on IR.
  • FIFA's Infantino backs 16-group World Cup

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    Under the new structure of the tournament there would be 16 groups of 3 teams from 2026 onward. After the news was announced, football fans took to social media to express their sheer disgust, saying that the new FIFA president has ruined the World Cup.
  • Overwatch wins Game of The Year 2016 at The Game Awards

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    Winners ranged from Overwatch (which took home the award for overall game of the year ) all the way through to That Dragon, Cancer, which won the "Games for Impact" award . Naughty Dog's Uncharted 4 A Thief's End bagged the second set of awards in categories including best narrative and best performance . The honors for the best music and sound design was bagged by Doom , developed by id and Bethesda.
  • Michigan QB Speight (shoulder) starts against Ohio State

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    Speight did some throwing with a team manager shortly after MI arrived at Ohio Stadium and later went through drills in uniform with the team's other quarterbacks. Although they trailed only 17-14 entering the fourth quarter, that was nearly entirely thanks to the OSU defense. Two penalties called all day [on Ohio State].
  • Gunners have stalled, admits Wenger after PSG get edge

    Gunners have stalled, admits Wenger after PSG get edge

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    Arsenal's inability to top their Champions League group has cost them dearly as they have failed to get past the last 16 in the past six years - and they now face the same fate again. Even though the Gunners have drawn three consecutive games, Wenger believes there is no reason to panic as his side haven't tasted defeated in their last 18 outings.
  • Jets-Colts final injury report: Will Brandon Marshall, Andrew Luck play?

    Jets-Colts final injury report: Will Brandon Marshall, Andrew Luck play?

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    Coach Chuck Pagano says the Indianapolis Colts are optimistic Andrew Luck will play next Monday night against the New York Jets after missing Thursday's game with a concussion. "There is no margin for error, " Pagano said. Their top wide receiver T.Y. Hilton is also questionable for next Monday. Defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson is in the midst of a disappointing season with 2 1/2 sacks after setting a career high with 12 past year.
  • Pep Guardiola has high praise for Antonio Conte's Chelsea

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    There should be plenty of action in this one so don't miss a second of this game. The victor came in the 60th after a melee and some clumsy defending in Burnley's penalty area, with Aguero eventually deflecting a shot into the net off his knee.
  • Maradona sees Argentina level Davis Cup final

    Maradona sees Argentina level Davis Cup final

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    Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro faces big-serving Ivo Karlovic in the day's other match at a packed Zagreb Arena, including several thousand passionate away fans led by the south American country's former World Cup victor Diego Maradona.
  • Boston Celtics @ Houston Rockets: Game 21 Preview

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    Harden now leads the league in assists and is fourth in scoring. If the refs had granted Bradley a 3-pointer, the Celtics would have trailed by two points - instead of three - with 46.2 seconds left. Quick reality check-our-max-player-has-only-played-in-half-our-games Boston Celtics are now two games out of first place in their conference. After a scramble for the rebound, the ball returned to Boston.
  • With Sale, Red Sox are the Warriors of baseball — Yankees GM Cashman

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    The Red Sox paid a significant price to get Sale, which everyone knew was necessary to pry him away from the White Sox. Perhaps they didn't quite get that, but they believe they've gotten a quality return. Practically, Sale viewed the uniforms as uncomfortable. The White Sox now hold the prize of the ball. One, Sale will enjoy pitching for the Nationals.
  • Joshua expects Molina fight to go the distance

    Joshua expects Molina fight to go the distance

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    Joshua is making the second defense of his title against Molina, who is getting his second shot at a belt in his quest to become the first Mexican-American heavyweight world champion. "I was an underdog for 10 years against all odds, then I faced the toughest heavyweight in the world and everyone gave me two rounds, but I nearly defeated him".
  • Napoli, Benfica, Besiktas battle for last 16 spots

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    Benfica was set to secure a spot in the last 16 when it opened a 3-0 lead at Besiktas , but a dramatic late run allowed the Turkish side to equalize and stay alive. "One of the two teams have got to take risks and make the game less tactical". Robert Lewandowski bent in a free kick after 16 minutes, a replica of his late goal against Mainz on Friday, for the only tally.
  • Klay Thompson scores 60 for Warriors in rout of Pacers

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    Thompson , a teenager growing up in Los Angeles as the son of an National Basketball Association player, was offered tickets to the game. On most nights, Klay Thompson might not be Stephen Curry , and he might not be Kevin Durant . Thompson got a raucous standing ovation as he exited the game at the tail end of the third quarter. Memphis' Marc Gasol had 28 points, including a tying 3-pointer with 7 seconds left in regulation, to go with 11 rebounds and 11 assists to lead the Grizzlies ...
  • Not title shot, but resurgent Penn State headed to Rose Bowl

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    They have been to the Big Ten Championship 4 of those 6 years. It's easy to understand where Franklin is coming from. Wisconsin linebacker T.J. Watt meant to deliver both a blow and a message to the Penn State quarterback. Translation: Ohio State is in despite losing to Penn State , and Penn State is out despite winning the BigTen? Penn State , the best second half team in the country, needed another excellent second half to walk away with its first Big Ten title game win.
  • Alabama leads Ohio State, Michigan, Clemson

    Alabama leads Ohio State, Michigan, Clemson

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    Win their next two games and the Tigers are in. Barring overtime or any delays, the outcome of the game between the Wolverines and Buckeyes will be known prior to kickoff for Penn State and the Spartans. After losing by a point to Ohio State last week , a win here would make the season for Sparty. If you assume that Alabama and MI are locks, it would come down to Clemson, Oklahoma/Oklahoma State (whoever wins that game) and Colorado in this scenario for the final two spots, so the Buffs ...
  • Jones expects England to dominate Lions selection

    Jones expects England to dominate Lions selection

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    England head coach Eddie Jones has warned his record-equalling players that an unbeaten 2016 will not shield them from the axe should standards slip prior to next year's Six Nations. "To win the second half 24-5 is a pretty fair effort", said Jones, who labelled Youngs's display "masterful" and pointed to the form of No 8 Nathan Hughes, in for the injured Billy Vunipola, as a sign of England's increasing strength in depth.
  • Ottawa Redblacks win CFL Grey Cup over Calgary Stampeders in OT

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    Long-time CFL fans were reminded of another big underdog, one of the RedBlacks' ancestors, the 1981 Ottawa Rough Riders. He says his team heard people talking up the Calgary Stampeders before the game. While local bars and eateries could expect to see some added sales from out of town attendees here for the game, Setlur said this year's Grey Cup won't compare in relevance to 2012.
  • Playoff Pairs: Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson

    Playoff Pairs: Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson

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    The national championship game is set for January 9 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. When the College Football Playoff field was set, the sportsbooks in Las Vegas immediately opened with the No. The first team outside the top four was Penn State (11-2), which defeated Wisconsin, 38-31, on Saturday night for the Big Ten championship. Being in the Big Ten, I feel it was the best conference this year.