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Sports Bears reportedly won't use franchise tag on Kyle Fuller
Author: 0 Bears reportedly won't use franchise tag on Kyle Fuller

If that happens, the Bears will be allowed to match that offer. Slapping the transition designation on Fuller means the Bears can match any offer the 26-year-old cover man might receive on the open market. A first-round draft pick in 2014, Fuller appeared in all 32 games over his first two seasons and had 19 passes defensed with six interceptions. Some have wondered if Fuller would want to return after the lost 2016 season when he sat out after arthroscopic knee surgery.

Sports Nidahas Trophy: Team India Sweat It Out Ahead Of Sri Lanka Clash
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The Indian cricket team is in the island country and is slated to play the tri-series opener against Sri Lanka later on Tuesday. And 26-year-old left-arm seamer Jaydev Unadkat, who has already taken seven wickets in six T20 worldwide appearances, made headlines when he was bought for $1.8 million by the Rajasthan Royals in January - the highest price paid for an Indian player.

Sports Lukaku's fantastic celebration after Matic Man Utd victor
Author: 0 Lukaku's fantastic celebration after Matic Man Utd victor

However, United hit back through goals from Chris Smalling and Romelu Lukaku before Matic's late victor. Only for Nemanja Matic to score a victor in stoppage time. United appealed in vain for offside but the flag stayed down and van Aanholt held his nerve to slot past De Gea for his first goal since May 2017.

Sports Diamondbacks bringing back bullpen cars
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It's not all for tradition. Per Rovell, a bullpen cart last made an appearance at a major league game in 1995-three years before the Diamondbacks' first game as a franchise. Now the Arizona Diamondbacks have become the first squadron to announce plans to revive the bullpen cart. In 1982, a Wisconsin senator got upset that the Milwaukee Brewers bullpen auto was a Toyota, which was viewed as a slap in the face to the hard-working Wisconsinites at Chevrolet.

Sports Lamarcus Joyner receives non-exclusive tag from Rams
Author: 0 Lamarcus Joyner receives non-exclusive tag from Rams

The value of the tag for Joyner is $11.287 million for the 2018 season. Even if (as is expected) Joyner accepts that tendered contract, the Rams still have until mid-July to reach a new deal with Joyner that would override the tag tender. The Rams hope to remain in contact with players such as Johnson and Watkins, even if they're unsigned when the negotiation period begins Monday. Using the franchise tag on a safety rather than a wide receiver will save Los Angeles some money.

Sports Legendary NFL Ref Ed Hochuli Is Retiring
Author: 0 Legendary NFL Ref Ed Hochuli Is Retiring

Ed Hochuli is retiring from officiating after 28 seasons in the NFL. While some officials did their jobs quietly and attempted to stay out of the spotlight, Hochuli seemed to bask in it. It was expected Triplette would walk away from the National Football League after the 2017 playoffs, which featured him, rather surprisingly, getting a playoff call in the Titans-Chiefs game.

Sports First Male Athlete Sues Over Nassar Abuse
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Kyle Moore's sister, Kamerin, a former USA national team member who also is suing, talked about Nassar's treatment of her brother at a sentencing hearing in January. "About whether she had ever seen a male body part and there was an open discussion while my client is being shown to her", Johnson said. Jacob Moore said his entire family has been affected by Nassar's abuse.

Sports National Football League salary cap jumps to $177.2 million for 2018
Author: 0 National Football League salary cap jumps to $177.2 million for 2018

The NFL has settled on the salary cap figure for 2018. The NFL's collective bargaining agreement allows teams to carry over unused cap space from one year to the next. The Broncos are in pursuit of a free-agent quarterback and if they land Kirk Cousins , it could come at a cost of almost $30 million a year in average cash.

Sports Kevin Love: panic attack forced me to leave Cleveland Cavaliers game
Author: 0 Kevin Love: panic attack forced me to leave Cleveland Cavaliers game

Following the panic attack, though, Love chose to see a therapist, who helped trace his issues back to suppressed emotions about the death of his grandmother. Love said it was ingrained in him that showing signs of mental struggles was a form of weakness. The Cavs encouraged Love to see a therapist and he gets counseling a few times a month when the team is at home.

Sports Dolphins to stand for anthem in 2018
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Meantime, Ross is taking coach Adam Gase's rule - that players must stand or protest in the locker room - a step further. Ross said the debate became focused more on "support of our country or the military" and the gesture began by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was lost in the blowback from some fans, National Football League sponsors and US President Donald Trump.

Sports All-rounder Aguero better than ever for Guardiola
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We are going to try and play how we did today against Basel and Stoke, that is what I want to see from my team. Guardiola's team look assured of progress to the quarter-finals at the Etihad, with the luxury of a 4-0 win against their Swiss opponents in the first leg of their last-16 tie.

Sports RB Ivory, Bills agree to deal
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Ivory, who turns 30 on March 22, will be guaranteed $3.25 million. NFL Network first reported Ivory's compensation. Ivory ran for 382 yards and a touchdown past year in Jacksonville and is expected to back up LeSean McCoy this coming season in Buffalo.

Sports Stop whinging, says Warne as Warner row heats up
Author: 0 Stop whinging, says Warne as Warner row heats up

David Warner , centre, is mobbed by Australian team-mates after the run out of AB de Villiers for a duck in Durban . 'It's rather unfortunate that the incident took place and certainly not in the spirit of the game, ' South Africa's team manager Mohammed Moosajee said in a statement.

Sports Cowboys will use franchise tag on Lawrence
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DeMarcus Lawrence #90 of the Dallas Cowboys celebrates sacking Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons during the first half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on November 12, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Cowboys Wire's salary analysis revealed that fair value for Lawrence's production and age is actually around $14 million per year, while based on his peers, he should come in around $16.3 million.

Sports Ramires confident 'doors always open' at Chelsea
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Jiangsu Suning midfielder Ramires says he wants to play for Chelsea again before finishing his career. There's a special place in my heart for Blues, and of course I'd like to play for them once more. And he has stated in a new interview that he holds his time at the club very dear, insisting that he would always be open to a move back to the Premier League champions.

Sports Police vehicle set alight after 'booby trap bomb explodes' in Northern Ireland
Author: 0 Police vehicle set alight after 'booby trap bomb explodes' in Northern Ireland

The PSNI spokesman said the main A2 road between Belfast and Bangor had been closed earlier in the morning while an investigation into the incident continued. Bangor bound traffic had been diverted on to Craigdarragh Road, however, the A2 has now been closed at Marino and traffic is being rerouted along Whinney Hill and Craigantlet.

Sports Sam Darnold The Latest Top Prospect Taking Control Of Pre-Draft Process
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No inquiry is out of bounds. "If [the coach] asks me to be the backup I'm going to be the country's best backup quarterback, " Rosen said , when asked specifically about sitting and learning from Manning. This time, he got to meet a lot more of the coaching staff and front office, including offensive coordinator Mike Shula (who was not yet employed by the Giants at the time of the Senior Bowl meeting).

Author: 0 Aussies claim final wicket for 1-0 lead

With another four sessions left on a deteriorating wicket, Australia are just five wickets away from keeping up their remarkable run of success in South Africa where they have won 28 times in 51 past Tests. 3. "He showed what he can do when the ball starts to reverse-swing", Paine said. After Nathan Lyon claimed two wickets in four deliveries in his first over, de Villiers defused the tension as he defended the final ball and then danced down the track to whip the first ball of Lyon's ...