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Sports Roger Goodell chimes in on Super Bowl, Vikings season
Author: 0 Roger Goodell chimes in on Super Bowl, Vikings season

Goodell said the competition committee will look at the catch rule in February and March. Goodell thinks this is a good thing for the league. Details of the league's plan to tweak the rule are not yet clear. "The officials are officiating that correctly", Goodell said. How do we make our game more attractive, less stoppages, shorter stoppages when they do occur, whether they're commercial or otherwise? You want there to be clarity from an officiating standpoint and a coaching and ...

Sports EPL: Alexis Sanchez is exciting, dynamic, says Michael Carrick
Author: 0 EPL: Alexis Sanchez is exciting, dynamic, says Michael Carrick

He was linked to a host of big clubs like Manchester City and Chelsea before eventually moving to United. Sanchez is the highest paid player in the Premier League after making a move to United from Spurs' rivals Arsenal . After the game against Man United , Tottenham's next PL game will be at Anfield against the Merseysiders. Talking about the Sanchez-Mkhitaryan swap deal during the launch of his Major League Soccer franchise in Miami, Beckham said it was hard to believe ...

Sports Arsenal sign Aubameyang, Giroud makes Chelsea switch
Author: 0 Arsenal sign Aubameyang, Giroud makes Chelsea switch

The 28-year-old told the club's website: "I think the club has such a big history and great players like Thierry Henry ". The striker who scored 105 goals in 253 Arsenal appearances, turned down moves to Everton and Dortmund to move to Stamford Bridge .

Sports Tottenham 2 Manchester United 0: Jose Mourinho's side dominated at Wembley
Author: 0 Tottenham 2 Manchester United 0: Jose Mourinho's side dominated at Wembley

Sanchez is expected to make his Premier League debut for United tonight, having appeared in the 4-0 FA Cup win over Yeovil last Friday. Harry Kane overwhelmed Jones to flick a header into Dele Alli and he clipped a deft pass to Eriksen, who punished United's slack marking by firing home from close-range for his eighth club goal of the season.

Sports Laporte makes City debut, Evans absent for West Brom
Author: 0 Laporte makes City debut, Evans absent for West Brom

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola was full of praise for Aymeric Laporte who officially signed for the club yesterday. Speaking at a news conference ahead of their league clash against West Bromwich Albion on Thursday (NZ time), Guardiola said Laporte has all the attributes required to adapt to the demands of the English game.

Sports Newcastle agree loan deal with Anderlecht for Mitrovic
Author: 0 Newcastle agree loan deal with Anderlecht for Mitrovic

Leicester had planned to keep one of Slimani or Leonardo Ulloa but they have both left the club on loan this month, with Ulloa returning to Brighton. The 29-year-old is Newcastle's second signing of the window, following the arrival of Kenedy from Chelsea.

Author: 0 Bettor places $500k on Eagles in Super Bowl LII

Many people simply do not believe in the Patriots' winning ways and rather opt for conspiracy theories that basically suggest the Tom Brady-led Pats cheated their way to the top of the NFL , which runs a league-wide operation to favor them.

Sports It's very unfair - Neymar says Spurs-bound Lucas shouldn't be leaving PSG
Author: 0 It's very unfair - Neymar says Spurs-bound Lucas shouldn't be leaving PSG

While Neymar is disappointed to see his friend move on, there's no denying that Lucas' career is in need of some fresh stimulation. He's my brother in football. Neymar, meanwhile, has had to defend himself again after a new controversy. "Of course. I can play in the Champions League it's an objective for me".

Author: 0 Roger Goodell: NFL Would Like Panthers to Stay in the Carolinas

We've created a committee of players and owners that have met in person once, and on the phone twice. "I think the officiating is outstanding". This year, the scribes descended on ample topics including how to fix the catch rule , which two teams would be playing in Mexico next season and why the Oakland Raiders were seen as complying with the Rooney Rule.

Sports Pelicans' potential deal for Nikola Mirotic falls through
Author: 0 Pelicans' potential deal for Nikola Mirotic falls through

They have what appears to be a solid young core full of potential, they have a ton of cap space, they have a good chance at a high draft pick in the loaded 2018 National Basketball Association draft, and they have some trade-able assets. This would have been Asik's second tour of duty with the Bulls, having played there from 2010 to 2012. "We're discussing. We're thinking". The New Orleans Pelicans had a deal in place for Mirotic yesterday, but it appears to have fallen through.

Sports No Deadline Day Arsenal Move For David Luiz
Author: 0 No Deadline Day Arsenal Move For David Luiz

The BBC also reported that the move was close, quoting a figure of £60 million but said the deal would not go through until the German club had a replacement lined up. "I think the club has such a big history and great players like Thierry Henry ", he told Arsenal Player. However, it seems our deal for Aubameyang may not be dependent on other deals as a video of Wenger confirming the strikers arrival was accidentally uploaded to Arsenal .com late last night.

Sports ICC launch investigation into UAE league
Author: 0 ICC launch investigation into UAE league

According to Cricinfo, the tournament - the All-Time Ajman league - was called off on its second day after authorities "refused to allow them to continue using the ground". Shaji Ul Mulk, secretary general of the Ajman Cricket Council told ESPNcricinfo that he was unaware of the league's existence until it started.

Sports Former NBA player Rasual Butler, wife killed in single vehicle crash
Author: 0 Former NBA player Rasual Butler, wife killed in single vehicle crash

Investigators said that the auto Butler was driving struck a parking meter and hit a wall at about 60 miles per hour to 90 miles per hour. Authorities believe that Butler was speeding at the time. He was a member of the New Orleans Hornets from 2005-09. Most recently, Ice Cube invited him to compete in the BIG3. LaBelle, 31, appeared on " American Idol " as a teenager in 2004, finishing in 12th place during the show's third season.

Sports Metsut Ozil signs maga contract to remain at Emirates Stadium
Author: 0 Metsut Ozil signs maga contract to remain at Emirates Stadium

The 29-year-old has been stellar this year in attacking midfield despite missing some time this season due to knee issues. Aside from Ozil's new contract, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has added Pierre-Emerick Aubamayeng after losing Alexis Sanchez to Manchester United earlier this month.

Sports Mike Fisher is returning to the Nashville Predators six months after retiring
Author: 0 Mike Fisher is returning to the Nashville Predators six months after retiring

After retiring in the off-season, Mike Fisher is on his way back to the Nashville Predators . Fisher was the previous Nashville captain before this season and a fan favorite. "She wanted me to do it", Fisher said. And make no mistake, there is no doubt that Fisher will be in shape at some point before the February 26 deadline.

Sports Nuggets continue tough stretch with game at Spurs
Author: 0 Nuggets continue tough stretch with game at Spurs

He is also averaging 24.9 points per game in his first season with the Celtics , and will likely again hear chants of "M-V-P" from the TD Garden crowd Wednesday night. "I had to make the shot". Arthur was in the starting lineup because normal front-line center Mason Plumlee stayed back in Denver to nurse a calf injury.

Sports What the Alex Smith trade to Washington means for the 49ers
Author: 0 What the Alex Smith trade to Washington means for the 49ers

The trade can not officially go through until the first day of the league year, March 14, but both sides have agreed in principle. It's an interesting dilemma for a team that reportedly made a play for Alex Smith before the Chiefs traded him to Washington .

Sports Fox Poised to Win Rights to NFL Thursday Night Package
Author: 0 Fox Poised to Win Rights to NFL Thursday Night Package

NFL games also make up a disproportionate share of Fox's revenue, he noted, accounting for 40% of gross ratings points, compared with about 12% for CBS and NBC and 15% for ESPN , which carries Monday Night Football . Fox Sports is one of the remaining pieces for 21st Century Fox after the company sold a good portion of its assets to Disney for $52.4 billion .