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Sports 49ers turn to Jimmy Garoppolo as starting quarterback
Author: 0 49ers turn to Jimmy Garoppolo as starting quarterback

The Niners acquired Garoppolo on October 31 from New England for a 2018 second-round pick to be the franchise's long-term quarterback. After sitting for two games and almost all of a third, Tom Brady's ex-backup briefly entered the 49ers' loss to the Seahawks on Sunday, throwing a touchdown pass to Louis Murphy as time expired.

Sports Las Vegas police release image of gunman who robbed Bellagio
Author: 0 Las Vegas police release image of gunman who robbed Bellagio

After receiving the money, the robber left through the north valet, where he had a silver Chevrolet Cruz parked and waiting. "@Bellagio staff were fantastic". John Pelletier. "The guy that robbed the cashier cage at the Bellagio should have walked south 10 yards and took our money in Bobby's Room". The Bellagio grew in popularity after the 2001 film Ocean's Eleven had stars George Clooney, Brad Pitt and Bernie Mac - and more - pull off a mega-million dollar heist at the casino .

Sports Firmino, Mane set to return to Liverpool's starting lineup for Stoke clash
Author: 0 Firmino, Mane set to return to Liverpool's starting lineup for Stoke clash

If I say we have to use our experiences so that makes us mentally stronger, 100 per cent. "How long that takes, I have no idea". Berahino does still have time on his side as his best years, in theory, should be ahead of him. Sometimes it is just unlucky. Liverpool are now sixth in the table with 23 points from 13 matches and, with only three points separating the Reds from third-placed Chelsea , there is clearly all to play for over the next few months.

Sports Patriots to place tight end Martellus Bennett on injured reserve
Author: 0 Patriots to place tight end Martellus Bennett on injured reserve

While the Patriots would certainly be better with him, his injury shouldn't have too much of an impact on them this season. The outspoken tight end won a Super Bowl with the Patriots a year ago, his only season in New England. Rapoport reported the tight end suffered a torn rotator cuff that caused Green Bay to waive him before New England picked him up. Dwayne Allen , who has seen a slight uptick in production, will move back to the team's No.

Sports Paul Merson states his prediction for Chelsea v Swansea
Author: 0 Paul Merson states his prediction for Chelsea v Swansea

Conte's priority heading into a frantic festive fixture schedule is to avoid a repeat of the injury problems that blighted Chelsea's start to the season. "Last season, if you remember we started the season without a lot of pressure because a lot of people didn't think Chelsea would be at the top of the table and maybe not even in the Champions League ".

Sports Stokes on his way to New Zealand to play cricket
Author: 0 Stokes on his way to New Zealand to play cricket

European Central Bank had earlier clarified that Stokes is not travelling to Australia , but going to New Zealand to spend time with his family. He was given a non-objection certificate by the European Central Bank last week to play domestic cricket although he remains under suspension from the England team.

Sports Tiger Woods Faces Long Odds
Author: 0 Tiger Woods Faces Long Odds

The 14-time major victor signed a 13-club equipment deal with TaylorMade in January but never had the opportunity to work his way into the company's current lineup before undergoing lower right back fusion surgery in April. According to those who played with him in recent weeks, his swing looks faster and more fluid, and Woods appears to be happy and healthy. "I just really want to be able to complete this week, play all four days and give myself a chance on that back nine on Sunday to win ...

Sports Blake Griffin has sprained MCL, could be out two months
Author: 0 Blake Griffin has sprained MCL, could be out two months

Examinations revealed no structural damage in Griffin's knee, per ESPN . After starting the 2017-18 season a surprising 4-0 without All-Star guard Chris Paul , traded to the Houston Rockets over the summer, LA is now 8-11 and a half-game out of a playoff spot.

Sports Wenger: Sanchez, Ozil Not Leaving Arsenal; Iwobi Doubtful For Huddersfield Clash
Author: 0 Wenger: Sanchez, Ozil Not Leaving Arsenal; Iwobi Doubtful For Huddersfield Clash

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger showed his players the ideal knitting technique as the team showed their support for Save the Children's Christmas Jumper Day in the UK. Burnley's players accused Ramsey of going down lightly in the box, but Wenger - who has harshly criticised several penalty decisions against his own team this season - disagreed.

Author: 0 Stephen Curry (hand) is questionable to play Monday for Golden State

Will Monday night's matchup between the Sacramento Kings and Golden State Warriors fall under the combined score when the two teams meet at 10:30 p.m. That's 50 points out of our lineup and a ton of assists and rebounds and great defense. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) smiles after losing the ball out of bounds, near Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, during the second quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Wednesday, Nov.

Sports Dele Alli hails Tottenham Hotspur manager Pochettino for this reason
Author: 0 Dele Alli hails Tottenham Hotspur manager Pochettino for this reason

Lamela, who joined from Roma in 2013 for a then club record £30m, featured for an hour for Tottenham's under-23s in their defeat by Chelsea last week and is in contention for a place on the bench, although Pochettino said the player's return to first-team action would be closely monitored.

Sports Aqib Talib: Michael Crabtree came out to wrestle and fight
Author: 0 Aqib Talib: Michael Crabtree came out to wrestle and fight

Talib said his fight with Crabtree was not to defend Harris. Prior to their ejections, Crabtree and Talib exchanged shoves and traded some blows that precipitated into the teams' benches nearly emptying with several players going to the field in hopes of pacifying the two combating players.

Sports Jose Mourinho expects another tough test from Watford
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho expects another tough test from Watford

Mary's Stadium in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Many PayPal accepted sites would give you some great odds for this game as both sides are in good form. Centre-halves Eric Bailly and Phil Jones are still recovering and Michael Carrick who has recently had a minor cardiac procedure will miss out on the trip down South to Watford .

Sports Jennifer Lawrence is Taking an Acting Break for This Weird Reason
Author: 0 Jennifer Lawrence is Taking an Acting Break for This Weird Reason

The mother! star's named has been tied to multiple billion dollar franchises over the past decade, including the Hunger Games film series and three X-Men films. But Jennifer Lawrence and Darren Aronofsky had already split up after a year of dating. Her role in Silver Linings Playbook led to her being, at 20, the second-youngest person ever to win an Academy Award for Best Actress.

Sports Noah's gamble rewarded as France take Davis Cup lead
Author: 0 Noah's gamble rewarded as France take Davis Cup lead

France, who have not lifted the trophy since 2001, are looking to clinch their 10th title while Belgium are seeking their maiden Davis Cup.Tsonga had won his first singles against Darcis after Goffin, high on self-confidence since he finished runner-up at the ATP Finals, had put Belgium ahead by beating Pouille on Friday.

Sports Statewide gas price has double-digit drop for second straight week
Author: 0 Statewide gas price has double-digit drop for second straight week

Las Vegas- $2.66/g, down 0.7 cents per gallon from last week's $2.67/g. AAA reports the most expensive fuel can be found in the City of Chicago, at $3 per gallon. "AAA has tracked gas prices very closely over the years". According to GasBuddy.com, gas prices on Cape Cod are selling for as low as $2.39 per gallon and as high as $2.73.

Sports Trump won't campaign for Alabama candidate Roy Moore
Author: 0 Trump won't campaign for Alabama candidate Roy Moore

Trump has all but endorsed Moore, pointing out that Moore denies the accusations. White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters told The Hill that "there is nothing on his schedule at this time" as far as a Trump campaign stop for Moore. The official says Trump will not travel to Alabama on Moore's behalf, despite his public statements doubting the women accusing Moore of sexual assault.

Sports AC Milan parts ways with Vincenzo Montella
Author: 0 AC Milan parts ways with Vincenzo Montella

Since retiring as a player has been working within the AC Milan structure as youth team coach after a stuttering coaching career elsewhere, with short stints at Sion in Switzerland, at Palermo and Pisa in Italy and at Greek minnows OFI Crete.

Sports Green Bay Packers: Three Key Matchups and Prediction vs. Pittsburgh
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers: Three Key Matchups and Prediction vs. Pittsburgh

Their offence is clicking into gear, their defence has been good all season, and the Packers are struggling to run or pass. There's not a whole lot to break down in terms of the matchup here - Pittsburgh can either do whatever it wants, or it can play down to the competition and let the Packers hang around.

Sports PV Sindhu defeated in Hong Kong Super Series final
Author: 0 PV Sindhu defeated in Hong Kong Super Series final

In their last meeting in the quarter-final of the Australian Open, Tai Tzu Ying had defeated PV Sindhu 10-21, 22-20,21-16 in a hard fought battle. At the 2016 Summer Olympics, she became the first Indian woman to win an Olympic silver medal.

Sports Jose Mourinho admits he's anxious about 29-year-old at Man United
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho admits he's anxious about 29-year-old at Man United

When asked if he was anxious about Fellaini leaving, Mourinho was quoted as saying by FourFourTwo , "Yes, it is a discussion between the player and the board". "The team that excites more is the team that after five chances is winning 4-0". I think they have a squad full of very good players that are not normal to be in mid-table teams.

Sports EPL 2017/18: Burnley 0-1 Arsenal - 5 talking points
Author: 0 EPL 2017/18: Burnley 0-1 Arsenal - 5 talking points

Arsenal struggled to create clear-cut chances despite their dominance of possession and Wenger praised Burnley's approach in his post-match press conference. Everton, linked with a move for Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill, are now just two points above the relegation zone. They're left in seventh place but despite the disappointment, they sit comfortably in a position that is still well above expectations.

Sports Bairstow under probe for alleged headbutt on Bancroft
Author: 0 Bairstow under probe for alleged headbutt on Bancroft

The clash between Bairstow and Bancroft comes four years after a bar-room scrap between David Warner and Joe Root preceded an Ashes series in England. The Bairstow incident is potentially another major setback for an England side that is nearly certain to head to Adelaide one down in the five-match series.

Sports Aqib Talib, Michael Crabtree ejected following skirmish
Author: 0 Aqib Talib, Michael Crabtree ejected following skirmish

Bad blood between Crabtree and Talib stemmed from last year's regular season finale, when Talib grabbed and broke Crabtree's chain necklace during the Broncos' 24-6 win over Oakland. You should see Crabtree's numbers against Talib. At first glance , it appeared that Crabtree went well after the whistle as some sort of retribution for the last time these two were both on the field (Crabtree missed their earlier meeting).

Sports How to handle Falcons WR vs. Buccaneers
Author: 0 How to handle Falcons WR vs. Buccaneers

Sanu's bomb to Jones out of the wildcat formation early in the second quarter to break a 3-3 tie was the six-year veteran's third National Football League touchdown pass. Atlanta's Matt Bryant would connect on a 36-yard field goal to put the Falcons up 20-6 at halftime. Ryan completed 26 passes on 35 attempts for 317 yards.

Sports Schiano to be named Tennessee Vols Head Coach
Author: 0 Schiano to be named Tennessee Vols Head Coach

Schiano spent a little over a decade as the head coach of Rutgers University. Schiano brings a pedigree as a program builder, as he resurrected Rutgers from a century of bad football to make them a nationally competitive program. Schiano told ESPN "I never saw any abuse nor had reason to suspect any abuse during my time at Penn State". However, Mullen has been reported Sunday to be the top target of Florida, which is also looking for a new coach.

Sports Lamar Jackson involved in brawl against rival Kentucky
Author: 0 Lamar Jackson involved in brawl against rival Kentucky

He passed for 216 yards and ran for 156 more. Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson made a compelling case to take home the honors again on Saturday at Kroger Field, amassing 372 total yards and two touchdowns through the air. After the referees succeeded in initially separating the teams, they got back into a scuffle seconds later before heading back to their sidelines. Louisville retook the Governor's Cup from United Kingdom, who took it in Louisville last season after a 41-38 win.

Sports Liverpool vs Chelsea: Paul Merson delivers prediction for Premier League clash
Author: 0 Liverpool vs Chelsea: Paul Merson delivers prediction for Premier League clash

Chelsea beat Qarabag 6-0 at Stamford Bridge in the first Group C game between the two sides back in September and a repeat of such a scoreline looked likely with Antonio Conte's side capable of scoring with every attack. And on the other hand, Roma will play against Qarabag at the home ground. Conte's side had thrashed Qarabag 6-0 in September, but they nearly fell behind early on in Baku when Maksim Medvedev was allowed to advance into the area with little resistance.

Sports All the action from Australia v England, day two
Author: 0 All the action from Australia v England, day two

Vince also had critics to answer back home, where many questioned his inclusion on this tour after he was dropped with a sub-20 average and joint top-score of 42 in seven Tests up to August previous year. He had a touch of luck on 68 when wicketkeeper Tim Paine could not organise his hands quickly enough after Nathan Lyon found the edge of his bat.

Sports UCLA finalizing deal with Chip Kelly
Author: 0 UCLA finalizing deal with Chip Kelly

Kelly's success on the West Coast is well documented and it makes sense that he would be eyeing a return to that particular part of the country. So, what does that mean for the Gators, for Kelly and with a coaching vacancy at UCLA? The veteran head coach will receive a deal worth $23.3 million that includes a $9 million reciprocal buyout.

Sports Murali Vijay compares his mindset to that of Cheteshwar Pujara
Author: 0 Murali Vijay compares his mindset to that of Cheteshwar Pujara

Murali Vijay scored his 16th test half-century as India reached 97-1 at lunch on day two of the second match against Sri Lanka in Nagpur on Saturday. 7 - Vijay and Pujara are one of only seven batting pairs in the history of Tests to have an average of over 70 (min 2,000 runs). As it turned out, a direct hit was needed, and Sadeera Samarawickrama missed from short leg.

Sports Sourav Ganguly reveals how he used to wake up Sehwag before match
Author: 0 Sourav Ganguly reveals how he used to wake up Sehwag before match

In his most recent batting display in the second Test against Sri Lanka, Kohli hit a stylish half century and brought another reason for his fans to cheer. There could be mixed reactions to that episode more than 15 years later but one person who is convinced it was a fine act happens to be Ganguly's wife, Dona.