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Author: 0 Bruce Allen confident QB Kirk Cousins will stay with Redskins

Kirk Cousins would like to construct a legacy in our nation's capital but he's not sure if the Washington Redskins will give him the time to do so. Cousins said on Thursday that he is prepared to play the season on the franchise tag if a long-term deal or other arrangement can not be worked out.

Sports Jurgen Klopp appears to blame wind for Liverpool's defeat to Southampton
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp appears to blame wind for Liverpool's defeat to Southampton

After watching his beloved Liverpool crash out of the EFL Cup at the hands of Southampton , Carragher quickly honed in on Daniel Sturridge's contributions for the evening; most notably, two fluffed chances from six-yard box range you'd expect a striker of the England international's proven pedigree to score.

Author: 0 Williams sisters face off in Australian Open final

Serena, a six-time Australian Open victor, overwhelmed Mirjana Lucic-Baroni 6-2, 6-1 in the second women's semifinal in progress to the decider on Thursday. I'm not happy just with this, but I'm so happy to have an opportunity to go further. "I'm so motivated. My physio, everybody is telling me, every physio, 'Okay, now you got to rest, fix the leg, we got to start'".

Sports Trump Rescinds Army Corps' December Denial, Revives DAPL/Keystone XL Pipeline Battle
Author: 0 Trump Rescinds Army Corps' December Denial, Revives DAPL/Keystone XL Pipeline Battle

They marched to city hall and spoke to Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg directly at the city council meeting, asking him to use his political power to put pressure on President Trump not to move forward with the pipeline construction. In our view it would be completely appropriate for them to continue with the EIS ( environmental impact statement ) process and that would be consistent with the memo.

Sports Oscar De La Hoya, boxing great, suspected of DUI in California
Author: 0 Oscar De La Hoya, boxing great, suspected of DUI in California

Police pulled over De La Hoya after he was caught speeding around 2 a.m. PT (5 a.m. ET) and placed him in custody after giving him multiple sobriety tests. Then, in September 2013, days before Alvarez's super fight vs. Floyd Mayweather , De La Hoya announced he was returning to rehab to address the issue.

Author: 0 West Ham poised to win Snodgrass chase

West Ham also had a smiliar offer accepted later that day, while Middlesbrough - though Hull denied their bid had been accepted - made an offer totalling £10m, which was structured differently. Silva has stated his hope that Snodgrass will stay for the fight against relegation but Burnley have seen their latest bid accepted. And new manager Marco Silva issued a hands-off warning to the Hammers in one of his very first press conferences after taking over at the KCOM Arena.

Sports Jonathon Simmons selected to BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge
Author: 0 Jonathon Simmons selected to BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge

The Nuggets are among the brightest and most youthful team's in the league, so it only makes sense for them to be tied for the most players on roster for the contest. The World Team Roster is just as green, in terms of National Basketball Association wrinkles, but the team's worldwide experience will leave them in good standing as it attempts to take its second Rising Stars Challenge title over the USA in two tries.

Author: 0 Tuanzebe closing in on Manchester United debut

Tuanzebe is a regular in the reserve side at the Premier League giants, but Mourinho has suggested that it will not be long before he starts including the 19-year-old in his senior setup. 'There was a period earlier in the season when he wasn't getting the decisions and his emotions boiled over. "I was pleased with the reaction of the team".

Author: 0 Marcus Smart Blows Up At Celtics Coaches, Later Apologizes On Twitter

It was caught on video. Some of Boston's assistant coaches attempted to remove him, but Smart was shown on the television broadcast having a heated exchange with assistants Jerome Allen and Jamie Young, which included waving a towel in their direction as Stevens sat in front of the huddle.

Author: 0 Cavs Not Interested In Carmelo Anthony

The Cavs apparently weren't interested in the deal at all, and so talks came a stop. Anthony was also noncommittal about playing in Cleveland. As a result, ESPN's report indicates that the Knicks have attempted to trade Anthony in exchange for Cavaliers' forward Kevin Love .

Author: 0 Chris Hogan Runs Wild in AFC Championship Game

To that point in the game , Hogan already had 57 yards receiving, quickly becoming Brady's go-to man for the evening. If there's going to be any silver lining, it's that. They became the first pair of Patriots receivers with over 100 yards in the same game since Larry Garron (120 yards) and Gino Cappelletti (109) each went over 100 for the Boston Patriots in a 28-6 victory over Buffalo on December 28, 1963.

Author: 0 Here's What NBA Jerseys Will Look Like Next Year With Advertisement Logos

The Celtics' deal with GE covers the three years of the pilot program. "We do not put lightly putting a logo other than the Celtics logo on our uniform", Celtics president Rich Gotham said. Celtics co-owner Wyc Grousbeck spoke to Vaccaro about the new deal. According to the Celtics, the partnership with GE will also focus on player performance, injury prevention and business optimization and will center around GE's ability to "provide best-in-class expertise, products and insights across ...

Author: 0 Frampton: Our fights similar to Morales-Barrera trilogy

The large Irish community in NY joined forces with a substantial contingent of Frampton's supporters who made the journey across the Atlantic to roar the 29-year-old onto a majority-decision victory last summer at at the Barclays Centre. The 27-year-old says he'll have it in Las Vegas, his "second hometown", on Saturday night. "I'm not going to jump in and lunge toward him to try to knock him out", Santa Cruz answered.

Author: 0 Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, and The Undertaker Staredown Was Oddly Hypnotic

Fans might remember Balor nabbing the Universal Championship at Summerslam but was forced to relinquish it after suffering a serious injury. Kurt Angle was pulled from a wrestling event this weekend in the United Kingdom. Now, it looks like Vince is locking in on Reigns vs. All indications are that Reigns is beating Owens. Let's take a look back on some of the best Royal Rumble matches in history before gearing up for this Sunday.

Author: 0 Jet Lag a Drag on Pro Baseball Players

Researchers studied over 20 years of data from Major League Baseball and according the study, they found almost 5,000 instances of teams taking the field after traveling across two or three time zones without an efficient amount of time for their bodies to adjust.

Author: 0 Liverpool vs Southampton Betting: Expect a tough clash at Anfield

Saints were more than deserving of their 1-0 win in the first-leg at St Mary's - one of many below-par Liverpool displays we have seen in 2017. Liverpool will look to reach their third League Cup final in six years, as they try to overturn a one-goal deficit against Southampton.

Sports Ben Roethlisberger says he will evaluate his future this offseason
Author: 0 Ben Roethlisberger says he will evaluate his future this offseason

It didn't cause him to miss any game time, any practice time. Is quarterback Ben Roethlisberger sharing some frustration with the public over the loss? Roethlisberger then added he's not "by any means saying I'm not coming back", and he spoke at length about plans for the 2017 season.

Sports Granit Xhaka Arsenal midfielder questioned by police for racially abusing airport staff
Author: 0 Granit Xhaka Arsenal midfielder questioned by police for racially abusing airport staff

The report adds that the Switzerland global disputes the words he is alleged to have said, and insists that he did not speak directly to the member of staff. Arsenal responded to the incident by saying: "This is a private matter which is in the hands of the police". Xhaka became Arsenal's third most-expensive transfer after joining from Borussia Monchengladbach for around £30m previous year.

Author: 0 Gina Carano Offers Advice To Ronda Rousey Following Her Second MMA Loss

UFC commentator Joe Rogan suggested "Rowdy" retire and walk away. Indeed, it may have been foolish for Rousey to think she could challenge the current champion after a full year off. There are some problems with a potential Rousey vs Van Zant fight. However, one of Rousey's greatest assets is her fearlessness, so she can't be faulted for wanting to jump right back to the top of the sport, a place she held for so long before her first loss.

Sports India hopes to complete oil storage talks with UAE on Tuesday
Author: 0 India hopes to complete oil storage talks with UAE on Tuesday

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan will be the chief guest of the Republic Day parade. The two countries are also expected to sign almost 16 pacts, including a strategic cooperation agreement. Modi had visited the UAE in August 2015. It is the Crown Prince's second visit to India in less than a year. India, which imports about 80 percent of its oil needs, is building emergency storage in vast underground caverns to hold some 36.87 million barrels of crude as it seeks to hedge against ...

Author: 0 Chelsea players urge Antonio Conte to sign this goalkeeper

Chelsea are now supposedly working on a shortlist (an effort possibly led by former goalkeeper coach Christophe Lollichon), though with just a week left in the January transfer window, and Begovic scheduled to play in the FA Cup match this weekend, any possible transfer just might get delayed until the summer.

Sports Scores 33, hits game-winner vs. Warriors
Author: 0 Scores 33, hits game-winner vs. Warriors

However, after falling behind by 10 points, leading me to think "here we go again", the Warriors flipped the script, suddenly resembling the frightening team that absolutely buried opponents past year in crunch time behind the Death Lineup.

Author: 0 Bengals' Adam 'Pacman' Jones to Police: I Hope You Die

He was later charged with a felony when, deputies at the Hamilton County Justice Center said, he spit on a nurse. Among the statements that Jones made in the back seat of the arresting officer's patrol auto was his hope that said officer would "die tomorrow ".

Author: 0 Dodgers acquire Logan Forsythe from Tampa Bay

Per MLB Network's Ken Rosenthal , Forsythe is under contract for $5.75M this year before he is eligible for free agency at the end of the season. The Dodgers and Rays have agreed to a trade that will send second baseman Logan Forsythe to Los Angeles in exchange for prospect Jose De Leon , the teams announced on Monday night.

Sports Former, Current MLB Players Killed in Separate Car Crashes
Author: 0 Former, Current MLB Players Killed in Separate Car Crashes

Ventura wasn't wearing his seat belt and was driving through fog at the time of the crash. Ventura, a starting pitcher, was 25 years old, in the midst of a bright young career with the Kansas City Royals. The right-handed Ventura made his major league debut in 2013 and he went 38-31 with a 3.89 ERA in 94 outings (93 starts) from 2013-16. "Our prayers right now are with Yordano's family as we mourn this young man's passing", Royals general manager Dayton Moore said in a statement.

Sports Rakitic ready to cover for injured Busquets
Author: 0 Rakitic ready to cover for injured Busquets

Goals by Denis Suarez , Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and Neymar gave the Camp Nou side what was ultimately a comfortable victory, although the scoreline was perhaps harsh on the home team. A 2 - 0 win for Barcelona is the most likely outcome with William Hill and Bet365 offering odds of 15/2 and 13/2 respectively. As were Arda and Denis.

Sports Johnny Manziel offers advice to Donald Trump, of course
Author: 0 Johnny Manziel offers advice to Donald Trump, of course

Less than two hours later, it appears Johnny Manziel's Twitter account is no more. "Yo, POTUS even I know to stay away from the notifications section on twitter". He made an appearance at the AFC Championship game and will be charging fans for selfies during Super Bowl week. Trump had shown his support for Manziel during the 2014 NFL Draft while Manziel waited for his name to be called.

Sports Seamus Coleman scores victor for Everton
Author: 0 Seamus Coleman scores victor for Everton

If we get safe it'll be the last two weeks, if we're lucky. Tom Davies, Mason Holgate and Ademola Lookman, three of those given so much praise post-City, again impressed at Selhurst Park - the latter again as a substitute - while Ross Barkley consistently provided their biggest threat.

Sports Hadwin joins growing 59 round club
Author: 0 Hadwin joins growing 59 round club

Brendan tees off tomorrow, Sunday, at 9:20 a.m. from No. 1 on the Stadium course . Asked to describe the round, he said, "I don't know". With his incredible round, Hadwin ties a record for the most birdies in a round in the history of the PGA Tour with 13 (a record he holds with Chip Beck, who also shot 59 in 1991), and had no bogeys on his card.

Sports Costa Scores On Return As Chelsea Down Hull
Author: 0 Costa Scores On Return As Chelsea Down Hull

Conte said: "Honestly, I was very happy to see his celebration because I was celebrating the goal on the bench". Conte has been interested in signing some big figures in order to lock of his Chelsea team for the rest of the season, and now adding to those rumours, there are new ones about the departure of Diego Costa , one of the referents of the team right now.

Author: 0 Steelers vs. Patriots AFC Championship official prediction

Of course, that's all easier said than done. Brady, Roethlisberger and Eli Manning are the only active quarterbacks who have won more than one Super Bowl. "With Blount, you're more likely to see run/play-action". Even putting aside how much better the roster looks now, the focus and the mindset are much improved.

Sports Sanchez keeps cool as 10-man Arsenal leave it late
Author: 0 Sanchez keeps cool as 10-man Arsenal leave it late

When asked about the incident, Wenger said: "I regret everything". "I should have shut up, gone in and gone home. And I apologise for that". The Swiss global saw red during the Gunners' 2-1 victory and might have cost his team two points, but for a late victor from Alexis Sanchez at the Emirates.

Sports UFC 209: Tyron Woodley Vs Stephen Thompson Rematch
Author: 0 UFC 209: Tyron Woodley Vs Stephen Thompson Rematch

What Woodley, Garbrandt and any other UFC fighter chasing McGregor-like opportunities (and dollars) are missing is that the Irish standout is a promotional force of nature and a global superstar. The contract was inked in August 2012 when the then-25-year-old was taking the sport by storm. Frankie Edgar regularly failed to crack even 200k as lightweight champion, and the same goes for Renan Barao, Dominick Cruz, and basically any light/feather/bantamweight not named BJ Penn.

Sports Joel Embiid suffers knee contusion, but Robert Covington gives Sixers late win
Author: 0 Joel Embiid suffers knee contusion, but Robert Covington gives Sixers late win

And he came through in the clutch, as he was a force in the paint all night. Damian Lillard (21 pts) and CJ McCollum (18pts) were the only players on the Blazers team to score in double figures. It's incredible to realize that the Blazers have equaled the 76ers in the loss column at this point in the season. Down by four points, Robert Covington (22 points) hit a 3-pointer to pull the Sixers within one (91-90) with 38.2 seconds remaining.

Sports Baba Rahman faces surgery after knee ligament injury
Author: 0 Baba Rahman faces surgery after knee ligament injury

Egypt meet Uganda in Saturday's second match in Port Gentil , which will act as a preview for the World Cup qualifier between the two sides scheduled for later this year. "However, I must say that I'm very proud of the boys", Sredojevic said. "He is a wonderful player and it is sad that he got injured". "In this tournament at the start it's important to take the points and then you have to come to your best at the right time", said the Israeli former Chelsea coach.