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Sports Dolphins QB Jay Cutler was impressive in outing vs. Eagles
Author: 0 Dolphins QB Jay Cutler was impressive in outing vs. Eagles

QB depth chart: Wentz ended 6-of-10 for 129 yards with two touchdowns and an interception. After losing a fumble on his first series and going three-and-out in his next, Cutler threw deep down the sideline to DeVante Parker , who made a leaping grab over cornerback Ronald Darby and raced down the sideline for a 72-yard gain.

Sports Arsene Wenger challenges Jack Wilshere to earn new Arsenal deal
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger challenges Jack Wilshere to earn new Arsenal deal

Arsène Wenger has made it plain he is open to offers for Jack Wilshere before the transfer deadline next Thursday. Amid continued speculation that Sanchez wants to leave Arsenal before his contract expires at the end of the season, Wenger insisted he was happy to welcome back a player wanted by Manchester City and Chelsea .

Sports Levine: White Sox's Yoan Moncada To Get MRI On Right Shin
Author: 0 Levine: White Sox's Yoan Moncada To Get MRI On Right Shin

With two out, two runs home and runners on the corners, Berrios made an errant throw while trying to pick off Kevan Smith at third. Byron Buxton got the Twins within 7-3 on a sacrifice fly in the seventh after Minnesota loaded the bases for the second inning in a row.

Sports Davis looks for another postseason shot with Red Sox
Author: 0 Davis looks for another postseason shot with Red Sox

Davis likely will get his wish after being acquired by the AL East leaders in a trade Wednesday with the Oakland Athletics for a minor leaguer. Rincones is 18 years old and now plays in the Dominican Summer League with a.258/.373/.369 slash line and 13 doubles in 198 at-bats.

Author: 0 Federer admits his chances of winning U.S. open is slim

Success in NY for the first time in nine years will be the icing of the cake of what will go down as one of Federer's finest years. I don't think Murray will necessarily have the same expectations as Nadal or Federer for the Open, but as I always try to say, you can never count out one of these champions, even if Murray has played no lead-up events in the preparation for this year's US Open.

Sports Ousted FBI Director Comey Takes Speaking Gig At Howard University
Author: 0 Ousted FBI Director Comey Takes Speaking Gig At Howard University

Comey won't be hurting for cash, as he signed a $2 million book deal with publisher Flatiron Books of NY, a division of Macmillan, earlier this month. During a 2015 address to the National Organization of Black Law Enforcement Executives in Atlanta, Comey addressed the ramifications of racial bias in law enforcement, and made several compelling statements to support the idea that he believes racial diversity "is about doing the right thing".

Sports Ghanaian striker Ahmed Said misses penalty in Hadjuk Split Europa elimination
Author: 0 Ghanaian striker Ahmed Said misses penalty in Hadjuk Split Europa elimination

Davy Klaassen did not travel to Croatia with the Everton squad to face Hajduk Split . Wayne Rooney netted in Everton's draw against Manchester City Everton are unbeaten under Ronald Koeman this season When is Hajduk Split vs Everton? Ghanaian striker Ahmed Said had a night to forget for Hadjuk Split as he missed a penalty in their 1-1 draw against Everton in the last round of the UEFA Europa League qualifiers at the Stadion Poljud on Thursday.

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Author: 0 "Draft new statute for BCCI", SC tells COA

Furious, the CoA said that the BCCI had handpicked from reforms that formed the "fundamental core" of the recommendations that were approved by the court originally. Subramanium's submission that not a single recommendation of the Lodha Committee has been implemented so far. The significant areas in which the court indicated its willingness to rethink are reduction in the number of national selectors to three from five, restricting the appointment of selectors to players who have played ...

Sports New York Jets legend Joe Klecko under Hall of Fame consideration
Author: 0 New York Jets legend Joe Klecko under Hall of Fame consideration

The Seniors Committee announced on Thursday that former Packers offensive lineman Jerry Kramer and former Oiler linebacker Robert Brazile have both been named finalists for induction. Ham, Hendricks and Bell are in the Pro Football of Fame, and Brazile received more votes for the All-Decade team than Bell did. Brazile and Kramer will await the selection committee's vote on February 3, the Saturday before Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis.

Sports Rooney deserves England call-up, feels Everton teammate Keane
Author: 0 Rooney deserves England call-up, feels Everton teammate Keane

The decision has sparked widespread discussion about whether the former Manchester United striker should be regarded as one of the greatest players to turn out for the national side. Rooney never progressed beyond the quarterfinals of a tournament with England and his struggles on the global stage often saw him cast as the fall guy for his country's inability to come close to adding to its solitary title in the 1966 World Cup.

Sports Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez in line to face Liverpool
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez in line to face Liverpool

The South American superstar has been the subject of intense speculation, with The Daily Star reporting that Manchester City are optimistic of a £75 million deal . Arsenal's Arsene Wenger believes the transfer window should be closed before the start of the season to avoid playing the same players more than twice.

Sports Champions League draw: Real test for Tottenham; Man Utd to face Benfica
Author: 0 Champions League draw: Real test for Tottenham; Man Utd to face Benfica

Emre Can hit a first-half brace, while Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino were also on target as the Premier League team booked their place in the group stage with a 4-2 triumph at Anfield on Wednesday. Klopp's response was to state that it was "not like ice-skating where you are judged on the beauty", and Liverpool's opponents must be more than just aesthetically pleasing if they are to spring a shock.

Sports Mo Farah wins his final track race in Zurich Diamond League event
Author: 0 Mo Farah wins his final track race in Zurich Diamond League event

With one final gut-wrenching effort, Mo Farah brought the curtain down on his track career in thrilling, triumphant style. Akani Simbine will target the title in the 100m race and while Andre de Grasse of Canada has been sidelined by a hamstring injury, the SA record holder is up against Ben Youssef Meite of the Ivory Coast and American world champion Justin Gatlin .

Sports Predict our Champions League group
Author: 0 Predict our Champions League group

Teams are drawn in pot order and initially positioned in order of the pot from which they came. The UEFA Champions League draw took place this afternoon in Monaco and there are plenty of talking points that have already emerged. "It was quite unusual for a club like Chelsea to be out of the Champions league". Beaten finalists Juve will face Barcelona , who denied them the title in Berlin in 2015, with Olympiacos and Sporting CP concluding a heavyweight Group D line-up.

Sports Carabao Cup third round draw
Author: 0 Carabao Cup third round draw

Liverpool and Manchester City both have top-flight opposition to overcome in the shape of Leicester and West Brom , respectively. EPL newcomers Brighton & Hove Albion F.C will make the trip along the south coast to AFC Bournemouth while Championship club Aston Villa F.C will host Middlesbrough .

Sports Seri agrees Barcelona contract
Author: 0 Seri agrees Barcelona contract

Seri had been told that his representatives had completed their agreement with Barcelona . Furthermore, the same source believes that a four-year contract has been agreed with the central midfielder. As a result, Seri has rejected offers from PSG, Arsenal and Roma. "No, it wasn't my last match with Nice ". Was internal Barcelona politics to blame? Having agreed outline personal terms with Seri the club suddenly changed course late on Tuesday and made a decision to look elsewhere.

Sports Chelsea close to fifth summer signing in £40m deal
Author: 0 Chelsea close to fifth summer signing in £40m deal

Though bookmakers have made Antonio Conte fourth favourite for the sack, the Italian is still considered a top coach by Chelsea's hierarchy - despite differences over their recruitment plans. However, Chelsea's scouting missions look to have been in vain as the 23-year-old has opted for a move to Italy, forcing Antonio Conte back to the drawing board.

Author: 0 Champions League group stage draw

That said, let us take a look at all four pots before we get to the draw. It's brilliant for the club. It is undeniable that landing the biggest names brings the glamour and excitement of the Champions League but for hopes of qualification for Europe after Christmas, it is best to set that aside and look for the potentially weaker sides.