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Sports Browns: Five Key Storylines Ahead Of Week 17 Game
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Kick off against the Browns is 1:00 PM. The junior varsity wasted little time building a 7-0 lead, and the Steelers should have maintained a double-digit advantage after the first quarter. In addition to the quick scoring drive, the Steelers' defense ratcheted up the pressure against the Browns and rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer throughout the first quarter.

Sports Giants suspend Eli Apple for finale for 'detrimental' conduct
Author: 0 Giants suspend Eli Apple for finale for 'detrimental' conduct

It's been a troubling and trying time for New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple , who earned himself a suspension earlier this week for conduct detrimental to the team. Eli Apple was criticized by his teammate Landon Collins this week. "The other two guys, [cornerbacks Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie ] and [ Janoris Jenkins ], I love those guys".

Sports 5 bold predictions for Bears-Vikings
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A week before their October 9 game in Chicago, the Minnesota Vikings fell to 2-2 with a 14-7 home loss to the Detroit Lions, losing rookie running back Dalvin Cook to a torn ACL in the process. Eric Kendricks comes into week 17 with a team-leading 86 solo tackles. Minnesota is 12-3 on the season and looking to lock up the No. 2 seed in the NFC playoffs with a win this afternoon.

Sports Tigers focused on themselves heading into Peach Bowl
Author: 0 Tigers focused on themselves heading into Peach Bowl

It's about our execution, our focus and doing the things that we're required to do. Auburn's offense figures to benefit from a rested and recovered Kerryon Johnson . "If I had to do it over again, I would choose Auburn again", Stidham said. "Their coach does a really good job", Davis said. "Obviously, Carlton is a great player and has done a super job for us this year".

Sports Raiders reportedly chasing Jon Gruden
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The Oakland Raiders are reportedly preparing to pursue Jon Gruden with an offer so strong it could even include an ownership stake in the team, according to ESPN . Gannon never has coached; he went straight to broadcasting upon his retirement. IMAGE DISTRIBUTED FOR DICK'S SPORTING GOODS FOUNDATION - Professional football analyst Jon Gruden is seen at the DICK'S Sporting Goods Foundation "Sports Matter" launch party during SXSW in Austin, Texas Saturday, March 8, 2014.

Author: 0 Conte Pleased Witn Chelsea Win Over Stoke, Focuses On Arsenal Clash

Conte rested Hazard, Cesc Fabregas and Tiemoue Bakayoko and the decision paid off handsomely with Chelsea now heading to the Emirates Stadium next week fresher and full of confidence. The first goal, however, was completely avoidable from a Stoke perspective, Rudiger heading home from a set-piece with just over 150 seconds on the clock.

Sports Atletico Madrid finally unveil Diego Costa, Vitolo
Author: 0 Atletico Madrid finally unveil Diego Costa, Vitolo

While he has been training with Atletico since, he has only now been presented to the fans at the new Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. The Sprazilian striker left Chelsea in a huff back in September and returned to his spiritual home, yomping around under Diego Simeone's cutthroat tutelage at Atletico Madrid .

Sports Pep Guardiola Puts Early Estimate On Jesus Recovery Time
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola Puts Early Estimate On Jesus Recovery Time

The Brazil global went over awkwardly early on at Selhurst Park, overstretching as he inadvertently did the splits. "Hopefully it will not be tough, maybe one month or two months out", Guardiola told BT Sport when asked of Jesus' injury.

Sports Ashley Young charged with violent conduct for Dusan Tadic elbow
Author: 0 Ashley Young charged with violent conduct for Dusan Tadic elbow

Manchester United's Ashley Young has been charged with violent conduct by the Football Association. Neither incident was spotted by match officials. Young, who joined United from Aston Villa in June 2011, returned to the England squad last month after a four-year worldwide absence. United are already without Antonio Valencia, Marouane Fellaini, Chris Smalling, Eric Bailly and Michael Carrick.

Sports Forest sack Warburton after Sunderland defeat
Author: 0 Forest sack Warburton after Sunderland defeat

Warburton steered Brentford into the Championship play-offs the following season before being appointed manager of Rangers in June 2015. " Nottingham Forest can confirm that the contracts of Mark Warburton and David Weir have been terminated with immediate effect", said a statement on the official club website.

Sports Paul Pogba: 'Manchester United must regain winning mentality'
Author: 0 Paul Pogba: 'Manchester United must regain winning mentality'

Following their stalemate, United now find themselves third in the Premier League table, one point behind Chelsea and 14 behind City, who will make that 17 points if they defeat Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Sunday. The three draws we have to win, something has to change and we have to change to win". "He's just strolling through the game." But Paul Pogba "wanted the glory" of scoring.

Sports Cross wins first set against Van Gerwen
Author: 0 Cross wins first set against Van Gerwen

The final takes place on New Year's Day (Tuesday NZ time). Cross, who qualified through the Challenge Tour, has risen to sixth in the world thanks to his memorable run to the final. Taylor said the pressure was off him ahead of his semi-final against Lewis and it was the qualifier who appeared to feel the heat, losing 6-1 to the 16-time world champion.

Sports Knicks edge Pelicans for rare road win
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The Pelicans were en route to a victory, holding a slim lead over the New York Knicks late in the contest, but they couldn't hand on, dropping a heart-breaker, 105-103. They didn't try to do anything they were incapable of doing". The third-year rising star provided NY with the 105-103 lead by connecting on an 18-foot jumper.

Sports Conte Optimistic for 2018 Despite League Standings
Author: 0 Conte Optimistic for 2018 Despite League Standings

Stoke had barely touched the ball by the time Chelsea took a commanding 2-0 lead, as goals from Antonio Rudiger and Danny Drinkwater seemingly put the game beyond the Potters with just nine minutes played. The Brazilian has not always been an automatic starter for Chelsea this season but he was on fire here, laying on two goals before scoring his own from the penalty spot in the second half.

Sports Wallabies player Karmichael Hunt charged with drug possession
Author: 0 Wallabies player Karmichael Hunt charged with drug possession

Hunt, 31, was arrested and released by Queensland Police, Rugby Australia confirmed in a statement. The dual code global was arrested along with another man in Brisbane's bar district of Fortitude Valley, state broadcaster ABC said. In 2015, Hunt received a six-week suspension and a A$30,000 ($23,400; £17,300) fine for cocaine possession. Rugby Australia and the Queensland Rugby Union said they were awaiting information from the Queensland Police about the circumstances of the recent ...

Sports Chelsea v Stoke line-ups: Hazard rested, Drinkwater starts, six changes for Stoke
Author: 0 Chelsea v Stoke line-ups: Hazard rested, Drinkwater starts, six changes for Stoke

And Conte believes the level of competition in England's top flight means the club must deem it a success if they finish in the top four and qualify for the Champions League. The Belgian global has won two Premier League titles with Chelsea since joining the club in the summer of 2012. "This is a private conversation between the club and the player and the agent of the player".

Sports Raiders to pursue Gruden as head coach, could offer ownership stake
Author: 0 Raiders to pursue Gruden as head coach, could offer ownership stake

Del Rio's agent, Bob LaMonte, also represents Gruden, leading to what one source described as "a lot of sensitive situations". The sentimental pull of hiring Gruden is obvious. Gruden told ESPN that there is no news to report but, "I can't say I haven't taken any phone calls". Yeah, sometimes owners. Guys want to bounce ideas off me.

Sports Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea win over Stoke City caps off a great year'
Author: 0 Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea win over Stoke City caps off a great year'

The gap now stands at 13 points, with City still to play Crystal Palace on Sunday, after Chelsea dispatched Stoke thanks to goals from Antonio Rudiger, Danny Drinkwater, Pedro, Willian and Davide Zappacosta. "I am very happy because I made some rotation changes today and when you have this type of response from your players you must be pleased", Conte said.

Sports No. 24 FSU falters late, loses to No. 4 Duke
Author: 0 No. 24 FSU falters late, loses to No. 4 Duke

In addition to double-doubles from Bagley and Carter, senior Grayson Allen scored 22 points for Duke and dished out a game-high six assists. Prior to that, Duval had been timid after picking up his first two fouls. "We just didnt have an answer for keeping Bagley and Carter off the glass", coach Leonard Hamilton said. I can see we're better than we were against Boston College.