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Gruden to coach NFL Raiders in record deal

Gruden to coach NFL Raiders in record deal

He served as an assistant coach for the Green Bay Packers before taking command of the Raiders in 1998. The last time Gruden coached the Raiders was January 19, 2002 against the New England Patriots. He was sacked after going 9-7 in 2008 with the Buccaneers, his seventh season with the team. ESPN's Adam Schefter later confirmed the report . The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport tweeted that Gruden has already planned three key hires: Greg Olson (current Rams quarterback coach) as offensive ... Read More

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Colts Part Ways With Head Coach Chuck Pagano

Colts Part Ways With Head Coach Chuck Pagano

Pagano has been the head coach of the Colts since the 2012 season. The Colts made the move about an hour after Sunday's 22-13 win over the Texans . Pagano's career with the Colts began in 2012, his first of three consecutive 11-5 playoff campaigns. Pagano's firing will be first and foremost the result of a defensive-minded coach's inability to coax even adequate play from that side of the ball for the vast majority of his six-year tenure. Read More

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Everton boss Allardyce makes another claim about Barkley's future

Everton boss Allardyce makes another claim about Barkley's future

It was the kind of booking that drives managers to distraction, especially as it was Morata's fifth of the season which activated an automatic one-match ban. But their efforts to hit the net were frustrated by Everton's keeper Jordan Pickford, who blocked them. On the other end, Thibaut Courtois was a virtual spectator as Sam Allardyce's men did not have a single shot on goal over the course of 90 minutes, perhaps lacking penetration without in-form striker Wayne Rooney , who sat out ... Read More

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Boca Raton Bowl 2017: Florida Atlantic vs

Boca Raton Bowl 2017: Florida Atlantic vs

The only other team with a chance to claim that distinction would be UCF, if the Knights can beat Auburn in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl on January 1. A person familiar with the negotiations says Lane Kiffin and Florida Atlantic have agreed on a six-year extension through 2027. Read More

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Cardinals' Adrian Peterson Placed On Injured Reserve

Cardinals' Adrian Peterson Placed On Injured Reserve

The Cardinals are placing Peterson on injured reserve, the 32-year-old former NFL MVP and seven-time Pro Bowler confirmed in a statement Friday to ESPN's Josina Anderson . The former Oklahoma star averaged just 3.4 yards per carry this season, a career low Peterson in which he played in more than three games - he averaged just 1.9 yards per carry through an injury plagued three games last season. Read More

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Support pours in for bullied Tennessee boy

Support pours in for bullied Tennessee boy

When asked what they do to him, he tells his mother they "put milk on me and put ham down my clothes, throw bread on me". Keaton adds. "People that are different don't need to be criticized about it". UFC boss Dana White shared the message, too. The Tennessee Titans stepped up, too. Members of the Tennessee football team are working to organize a meeting at his school to stop the bullying and raise Keaton's spirits. Read More

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LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo out of UCLA, per reports

LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo out of UCLA, per reports

They were later released days later and then another media storm ensued when President Donald Trump claimed he personally asked Chinese General Secretary Xi Jinping to help resolve the case. The three players are subject to review for violating the university's Student Conduct Code, which includes a section on theft. "That's like telling the Clippers back in the day not to play JJ Redick ", LaVar Ball said . Read More

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Guardiola explains incident with Nathan Redmond

Guardiola explains incident with Nathan Redmond

Speaking at a news conference to preview Monday's (AEDT) Premier League game against West Ham United, Guardiola was asked whether he regretted his actions and simply replied: "Yes". "I know Pellegrino wanted to win the game, definitely". "I've faced this kind of team a lot in my career and I have to think how to beat them". Never in my career, on or off the pitch, was I disrespectful about what they believe they have to do to beat me. Read More

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