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Sports Kyle Lauletta: Takes home MVP at Senior Bowl, boosts stock
Author: 0 Kyle Lauletta: Takes home MVP at Senior Bowl, boosts stock

Mayfield's uneventful performance in the Senior Bowl game itself probably won't have any impact on his NFL Draft prospects because he stood out as the most effective quarterback, according to the NFL coaches who coached the respective sides and NFL scouts in attendance during the week, in the practice sessions leading up to the game .

Author: 0 Shubman Gill's ton help India post a fighting total of 272/9

Accelerating well in the final ten overs, Gill brought up his century off 93 balls as India finished on a pretty formidable score, one that looked hard around the 35-over mark. Skipper Prithvi Shaw and Manjot Kalra gave India a sensational start with a partnership of 89 before Shaw was run out by Muhammad Musa. This is India's biggest win against Pakistan at the age group level as the gulf in standard was way too visible.

Sports Gronkowski not Expected at Super Bowl Opening Night
Author: 0 Gronkowski not Expected at Super Bowl Opening Night

Let conjecture sit on the sideline, and study the stats, which are fascinating. The Patriots are looking for their sixth Super Bowl title. The Eagles have won the honor of representing the NFC in the Super Bowl. Super Bowl picks and predictions are the bottom lines during the two-week hype train that is Super Bowl analysis. Foles has 9,752 passing yards and 61 touchdowns over his entire National Football League career.

Sports Delanie Walker named Offensive MVP as AFC wins Pro Bowl
Author: 0 Delanie Walker named Offensive MVP as AFC wins Pro Bowl

An extra point by Chris Boswell after Walker's second touchdown provided the final margin. The NFL announced the AFC and NFC rosters in December. Walker averaged 8.6 FanDuel points this season, with 74 catches (111 targets) for 807 yards and 3 touchdowns. "It got loud, and turnt up". Elway said the team could also pursue a free agent such as Kirk Cousins or trade picks for someone such as Alex Smith .

Sports Sanofi to acquire biopharma company Ablynx
Author: 0 Sanofi to acquire biopharma company Ablynx

Sanofi SA said Monday it would buy Belgian biotech Ablynx NV for EUR3.9 billion ($4.85 billion), the French drugmaker's second acquisition this month after purchasing USA hemophilia specialist Bioverativ Inc . Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk had also sought to buy Ablynx but the Belgian company said Novo Nordisk's offers were too low. This latest purchase of Ablynx is seen as a good strategic fit for Sanofi , particularly in the wake of its Biovertiv acquisition.

Sports Chicago Fire to face Bayern Munich in Germany in Schweinsteiger tribute
Author: 0 Chicago Fire to face Bayern Munich in Germany in Schweinsteiger tribute

Within five minutes of the Pole's strike, Jerome Boateng restored parity as he ghosted into the six-yard box unmarked before heading home from a corner. Bayern striker Sandro Wagner , defender Niklas Suele and midfielder Sebastian Rudy could all feature against their ex-club. Added to this, both of the visitors' goalscorers will not be at the club next season, as Uth has sealed a pre-contract agreement with Schalke for 2018-19 and beyond, while Gnabry will return to Bayern at the ...

Sports Tiger Woods looks promising in return to action at Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Tiger Woods looks promising in return to action at Torrey Pines

Former world number one golfer Tiger Woods posted his best PGA Tour finish in 30 months after returning to sport following injury. He is playing his first official tournament since missing the cut here previous year in an abortive comeback bid that ended with spinal fusion surgery in April.

Sports Spurs agree fee to sign PSG winger Lucas
Author: 0 Spurs agree fee to sign PSG winger Lucas

Lucas Moura is a name that's come up quite a bit in terms of Tottenham transfer discussion, the PSG winger reportedly searching for a way out of the French club after a lack of game time this season. The PSG winger is now close to reinforcing Tottenham's squad for the crucial final months of the season, as Spurs aim to make sure they are once again playing Champions League football in 2018/19.

Sports Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch on for May 5
Author: 0 Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch on for May 5

The two fighters have only one loss between them, with Golovkin 37-0-1 with 33 knockouts and Alvarez 49-1-2 with 34 knockouts. "This time we won't need the judges", said Golovkin, who is also nicknamed 'Triple G'. The event will take place Saturday, May 5 and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT. Judge Adelaide Byrd scored the fight 118-110 in favour of Alvarez, a verdict which drew widespread condemnation and led to Byrd being ...

Sports Barcelona Loan Gerard Deulofeu to Watford
Author: 0 Barcelona Loan Gerard Deulofeu to Watford

Deulofeu , a 23-year-old Spanish worldwide, has already played in England, featuring for Everton on loan in 2013-14 before the Merseyside club signed him permanently in 2015. He was signed from Barcelona for a fee of around £4m and spent two seasons on Merseyside, making 75 appearances in his two spells at the club. Barcelona then activated a buy-back clause for the Spain worldwide winger, signing him on a two-year deal in the summer, but he has struggled for game-time this season, scoring ...

Sports Cleveland Indians to remove logo criticized as racist
Author: 0 Cleveland Indians to remove logo criticized as racist

The team may look into creating a different logo in the future, but will continue for now using a capital "C" as its main mark, said the statement , which added the Indians had no plans to change the team's name. But on Monday, Major League Baseball announced that the 2018 season would be Chief Wahoo's last. Manfred called the logo "problematic" in October and said he would revisit the issue this offseason.

Sports City close to club-record Laporte
Author: 0 City close to club-record Laporte

At 57 million pounds, Laporte will overtake Kevin De Bruyne (55 million pounds) as the club's most expensive signing. In a statement , Bilbao said: "On January 29, 2018, La Liga has certified that the player Aymeric Laporte has fulfilled the requirements for the valid unilateral resolution of the work contract that linked him to Athletic Club ".

Sports Even in wins, Patriots' margins in recent Super Bowls are thin
Author: 0 Even in wins, Patriots' margins in recent Super Bowls are thin

When Rice played in Super Bowl XXXVII for the Raiders he was 40 years and 105 days old while Brady will be 40 years and 185 days old. New England has one practice remaining in Foxborough before the team heads to Minnesota to resume its Super Bowl preparations.

Sports Slumping Pistons Reportedly Place Bradley On Trade Block
Author: 0 Slumping Pistons Reportedly Place Bradley On Trade Block

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Pistons have made Bradley available on the trade block. Teams are generally looking to add talent around existing players when they make a move at the deadline but Bradley presents an interesting case.

Sports Knicks Looking To Move On From Joakim Noah
Author: 0 Knicks Looking To Move On From Joakim Noah

Sources say the veteran center is now working out and awaiting the Knicks to deliver word on the next steps after he left the club on Thursday for what the team called 'personal reasons'. It's not clear when - or if - he will return to the team. Even when he was getting playing time last season, he wasn't very effective with an average of 5.0 points and 8.8 rebounds per game in 46 starts.

Sports David Beckham's MLS team dream finally coming together in Miami
Author: 0 David Beckham's MLS team dream finally coming together in Miami

The Miami Fusion played from 1998-2001, folding because of poor attendance. MLS Commissioner Don Garber is among those expected to attend, along with several Miami-Dade County political officials. It took a few more months. In 2006, there were 12 MLS clubs and the expansion fee to enter the league was $10 million. MLS' average attendance at matches has also risen almost 43 per cent over that 12-year span.

Sports Jason Day beats Alex Noren in Monday finish at Torrey Pines
Author: 0 Jason Day beats Alex Noren in Monday finish at Torrey Pines

The playoff between Jason Day and Alex Noren extended to an extra day after they tied the first five extra holes. The Australian and Swede posted birdies on the first play-off hole but Palmer could only muster a par to exit the sudden-death format early, before Day and Noren went stroke-for-stroke on the next three.