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Sports Injuries: Randall Cobb set to play for Packers vs. Bears
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It was win No 15 against Chicago , giving him the most against any one of the 31 opponents he's faced in the NFL . What can the Bears do to defeat their storied rivals in such an important NFC North contest? Historically, Rodgers has shredded the Minnesota Vikings .

Sports Diego Costa´s Atletico return finalised
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Chelsea were excellent in the first half of the Champions League Group C clash and Eden Hazard hit the post before Antoine Griezmann put the home side ahead with a 40th-minute penalty following David Luiz's needless foul on Lucas. "Let's hope we can control him better tomorrow". Chelsea is the underdog to win at 3.80, whilst Atletico is in the driver's seat at 2.20. "I don't forget that we won together last season".

Sports Floyd Mayweather Unveils Massive Portrait Of Conor McGregor
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Unveils Massive Portrait Of Conor McGregor

The Las Vegas extravaganza, which fell short of expectations as a semi-injured Pacquiao went down on points to Mayweather with a whimper, totalled 4.6million Pay-Per-View buys when the final tally came in. Mayweather received a $100 million check for fighting McGregor, matching his guaranteed payday for fighting Pacquiao. After the victory, Mayweather claimed that the fight was indeed his last, although he initially retired following a decision win over Andre Berto in 2015.

Sports India U-17s commence their training session ahead of FIFA World Cup
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The team conceded just three goals in the South American qualifier, can you explain about the defence aspect. In Brazil, everybody is looking for titles every time (we take part). "If we can do that by winning competitions, winning trophies, of course it will always be a positive for us", he added. On feelings back home due to difficulty in winning the U-17 World Cup of late? "That's why it's a World Cup of equality", he emphasised.

Sports Netanyahu meets el-Sisi in NY for the first time
Author: 0 Netanyahu meets el-Sisi in NY for the first time

The Egyptian president joined Netanyahu for talks with then USA secretary of state John Kerry hosted by King Abdullah II in the Jordanian city of Aqaba in February 2016, a former U.S. Netanyahu had met earlier with US President Donald Trump. In a briefing to reporters after the meeting with Trump, Netanyahu addressed the peace talks with the Palestinians and said that he has not changed the stance that he publicly expressed during his speech at Bar Ilan University in which he announced that ...

Sports Thousands march in Cape Town to protest state capture
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Though the protests were officially against graft broadly, much of the frustration and anger were aimed at Zuma. While the leadership of the ANC in Gauteng have not yet placed their cards on the table about who they will back in December's elective conference, there is clear indication already that with or without President Zuma, the status quo is set to remain.

Sports Ravens' National Anthem Singer Quits
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In a separate Facebook post, Odoms noted that the criticism of players who protest by Ravens fans was the reason he is resigning. The protests came after President Donald Trump criticized National Football League players like former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick for taking a knee during the anthem to protest police officers shooting and killing minorities.

Sports Eagles' Carson Wentz will donate to charity chosen by kicker Jake Elliott
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Carson Wentz was wearing a microphone for NFL Films during Sunday's dramatic win over the New York Giants , and because of that he may have to put his money where his mouth is. "It's kind of all a blur to me", Elliott admitted of the kick . Wentz has a base salary of about $1.6 million this season, while Elliott's is near the league minimum at $465,000.

Sports Donald Trump's attempt at using Usain Bolt in national anthem debate backfires
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It was definitely a classy move by the athlete. It was just one salvo in Trump's tussle with NFL players who are using the national anthem as a vehicle for social protest. Bolt himself has yet to comment on the tweet. The anthem controversy erupted around a year ago when then-49ers player Colin Kaepernick "took a knee" for the pre-game anthem rather than stand, in protest at the treatment of black people by police in the US.

Sports Yankees Fan Ejected For Tipping Pitches
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Sanchez and Rays catcher Wilson Ramos said the fan had been yelling in Spanish: "Outside!" No Apple Watch required. The fan has not been identified. "Everybody's supposed to see the ball and just react with pitches.so to me, it's like cheating". Asked about Sanchez on Tuesday, Yankees manager Joe Girardi said, "I think there's a ton of talent".

Sports Tiger Woods wants Jason Day v Jordan Spieth showdown at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Tiger Woods wants Jason Day v Jordan Spieth showdown at Presidents Cup

Day had a poor week in 2015, coming into the event ranked No. 1 in the world but collecting just 0.5 points in his five matches in a match won by the US by a single point, 15 1/2 to 14 1/2. "I just wanted to know what they wanted to do and how we wanted to proceed as a team", Stricker said. Those guys have their right and freedom of speech to do what they want.

Sports Ryanair cancels more flights - affecting a further 400000 passengers
Author: 0 Ryanair cancels more flights - affecting a further 400000 passengers

Ryanair has just announced that it would be suspending 34 routes, including all flights from London to Scotland, all through November to March 2018 as it aims to bring an end to its flight cancellation troubles. See our Ryanair cancels 100s of flights news story for a full rundown of your rights and what you can try if you're affected. Ryanair customers can find out which flights are affected and about compensation or re-scheduling arrangements on the company's website .

Sports Corker: Peyton Manning 'would be great' in public office
Author: 0 Corker: Peyton Manning 'would be great' in public office

Pressed specifically about his Senate plans, Haslam said: "I love my job, thanks". Corker later said he had a "strong" relationship with the President, and the two had a meeting at the White House on September 15. Manning, who was a star college quarterback at the University of Tennessee before his illustrious National Football League career, is reportedly one of the names being floated around to potentially run for Corker's seat.

Author: 0 Man United Midfield Injuries Won't Affect Quality - Mourinho

The Belgium worldwide will undergo further medical tests this week to determine the extent of the damage, amid fears he could be sidelined for several games, according to the Mirror . Despite missing the three players for the tie, Mourinho said United are focused on securing all three points. "It's a hard situation for us, but I expect Fellaini not to be out for a long time ".

Sports Mavs' JJ Barea gets team plane for Puerto Rico hurricane relief
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Barea, a native of Puerto Rico who has spent all but three years of his National Basketball Association career with the Mavericks, returned Tuesday night with his mother and grandmother . He quickly made plans for his trip home after communicating with family and figuring out where help was needed most. That was a lot of emails to Washington, back to Puerto Rico, back to Washington.

Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Kneels With Team Prior to National Anthem

The Cowboys and Cardinals became the 29th and 30th NFL teams to stage some sort of protest or display during the national anthem. A roar of boos could be heard when the team kneeled. The ownership of "America's Team" told ESPN they were taking a knee "as a statement of equality and representation of unity". According to Salters, Anderson added, "that's what their players wanted to do", and that the Cowboys players "wanted to show unity, but they were very adamant about wanting to separate ...

Sports Chelsea boss Conte: We're ready for Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte: We're ready for Atletico Madrid

The Blues goalkeeper was involved in a collision with Gary Cahill and Stoke striker Peter Crouch during the 4-0 win over the Potters at the weekend. 'We have a Champions League match now and we have to keep working'. Incredibly, 15 of Chelsea's last 16 goals have been either scored or assisted by Spaniards, showing how the influence runs through the team.

Author: 0 Auburn suspends Chuck Person without pay over fraud, corruption allegations

The FBI affidavit says Person accepted $91,500 in bribes during the past year. It was a two-year investigation "into criminal influence" in college basketball by the FBI. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY said. Person is alleged to have taken multiple bribes of as much as $50,000 to advise particular players and their families to secretly obtain the services of a financial adviser who was operating as a cooperating witness for federal investigators.

Sports Kansas City Chiefs sign Harrison Butker
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During his senior season, Butker made a career-high 88.2% (15-of-17) of his field goals while also making 46-of-46 extra points. Butker competed with veteran Graham Gano all through training camp and the preseason for the starting spot. Santos has not missed a field goal in the first three games of the season, hitting three field goals and 12 extra points. Teams can designate two players on injured reserve later in the season.

Sports Kyle Busch advances to NASCAR playoffs with New Hampshire win
Author: 0 Kyle Busch advances to NASCAR playoffs with New Hampshire win

The No. 20 (Kenseth) was also good. That's a lot of second-place finishes this year, but I'm fine with second. The pit crew was great all day. "I can not understand the bad luck that we're having". Kurt Busch's crash puts him in a precarious position going into the final first-round race. Harvick, at least, had a cushion coming to New Hampshire.