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Sports Martellus Bennett released by Packers
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By releasing Bennett with the "failure to disclose a medical condition" designation, the Packers give themselves a chance to save a little cash. According to Packers.com, Green Bay has won at Chicago in the regular season each of the last six years.

Sports Clemson vs. Florida State not the ACC showdown everyone expected
Author: 0 Clemson vs. Florida State not the ACC showdown everyone expected

Clemson's going to have to mess up for Florida State to win". The Tigers would clinch the division title with a win, setting the stage to compete for its third consecutive conference championship later this season. The Seminoles (3-5, 3-5 ACC ) will be playing to keep their bowl hopes alive. Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney is looking "beyond just the scoreboard" while preparing for Saturday's game against Florida State.

Sports Jerry Jones Threatens To Sue NFL Over Roger Goodell's Contract
Author: 0 Jerry Jones Threatens To Sue NFL Over Roger Goodell's Contract

Goodell, who took over as league commissioner in 2006, has his current contract set to expire in 2019. " Jerry Jones , the owner of the Dallas Cowboys and one of the N.F.L.'s most powerful figures, has escalated his feud with Commissioner Roger Goodell, threatening to sue the league and some fellow team owners over negotiations to extend Goodell's contract , according to two people with direct knowledge of the situation".

Sports Packers Cut Martellus Bennett With Failure to Disclose Physical Condition Designation
Author: 0 Packers Cut Martellus Bennett With Failure to Disclose Physical Condition Designation

Green Bay's 35-14 win over the Bears Sept. 28 at Lambeau Field gave the Packers the lead in the all-time series between the longtime rivals for the first time since 1933. For his career, Bennett has 4,520 yards and 30 touchdowns which ranks him tenth and 13th respectively among active players at his position. Since then, he announced during the Packers' bye week that this would likely be his last National Football League season.

Sports Browns hope to have Josh Gordon ready to play in Week 13
Author: 0 Browns hope to have Josh Gordon ready to play in Week 13

He returned on Tuesday and met with the media for the first time on Wednesday. After telling reporters that his goal is to be the best ever, Gordon explained that he's always had that aspiration. Josh Gordon , who hasn't had an National Football League reception since November of 2014 and who plays for a team that has won just four games out of the 45 it has played since Gordon's last appearance, isn't giving up on his biggest dreams.

Sports Stewart Haas Racing makes Almirola move official
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Aric Almirola can't wait to start what he considers his best opportunity to win races when he joins Stewart-Haas Racing in 2018. Shortly after, it was wildly speculated that Almirola would be taking Patrick's ride, with today's news finally confirming it.

Sports Moyes: I know I've got a point to prove
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Although one player - Alvaro Arbeloa - has publicly blasted Bilic following his West Ham departure, it seems plenty of others were prepared to help their former manager, who they respect as a person. Moyes takes over a team that has conceded 11 goals in their last four games in all competitions, although they are in the quarter-finals of the EFL Cup, where they will face Arsenal.

Sports Delhi cop among 9 sent to NIA custody in Kashmir 'funding case'
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He said the agency got the tip-off about the plan to exchange demonetised notes after questioning the Jammu and Kashmir separatists. The NIA had earlier made multiple arrests as a part of its investigation in the terror-funding case registered on May 30 - where Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD) Chief and alleged Mumbai terror attack mastermind, Hafiz Saeed, is also an accused.

Sports Julio Jones receives support after 'missed opp'
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The ESPN commentator and former co-host of "Highly Questionable with Dan Le Batard" has delivered a few blazing rants against the Falcons , and he returned to the show this week just in time to discuss the Falcons' loss to the Carolina Panthers that included a huge dropped touchdown by star receiver Julio Jones .

Sports Draymond Green mocked LeBron James' mysterious Instagram
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King James has come forward to address speculation about posting an angry " Arthur " meme as a direct message to Irving. Some time went by and nothing happened, until Green posted an Instagram of his own Tuesday afternoon with the same caption as LeBron .

Sports Zinedine Zidane hails 'important' Real Madrid win after hard week
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Despite having won two Champions League titles in a row and last season's La Liga crown, Zinedine Zidane now finds himself under pressure. Casemiro headed in a goal off a corner kick in the first half for Real Madrid , which is still eight points back of Barcelona after Sunday's win.

Sports Badminton Nationals: Saina Nehwal defeats PV Sindhu
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Sindhu said on the big final against Saina Nehwal that "it will be a very good match". Second seed HS Prannoy, who achieved a career-best World No 11 ranking last week, saw off top seed World No 2 Kidambi Srikanth 21-15 16-21 21-7 in a 49-minute battle to win the men's singles title in the 82nd edition of the tournament.

Sports Ozil has one condition for Arsenal stay - and it isn't cash
Author: 0 Ozil has one condition for Arsenal stay - and it isn't cash

Mesut Ozil Arsenal future is still cast in doubt as he enters the final seven months of his contract. There has been a huge amount of speculation regarding Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, who is in a similar position. And he is now the German No 10 after Lukas Podolski retired. Even when Wilshere was loaned out to Bournemouth, Ozil did not receive the number he so desperately wants.

Sports RB Leipzig rule out Keita joining Liverpool in January
Author: 0 RB Leipzig rule out Keita joining Liverpool in January

Leipzig, now second in the Bundesliga, remain in contention to finish second in their Champions League group, with two games left to make up a two-point deficit on second-placed Porto, who hold the head-to-head advantage over the German club.

Sports Kristaps Porzingis having great season for Knicks
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That's helping us. Plus I like the experience he's getting when these games are on the line and the plays he has to make. "It's a challenge and Frank likes challenges", coach Jeff Hornacek said. "We've gotten down in some of these games, and it's an emphasis like, "Hey, keep playing.' The game is not always won or lost in the first or second quarter".

Sports Roger Federer beat Andy Murray while wearing a tartan kilt
Author: 0 Roger Federer beat Andy Murray while wearing a tartan kilt

Murray , who started the year as world No 1 but fell this week to No 16 in the rankings, had not played a match in public since he limped to defeat by Sam Querrey in the Wimbledon quarter-finals. Federer, who was in a similar position previous year when he missed the second half of the season through injury, took time out to completely recover and was rewarded with a spectacular return in 2017 featuring two grand slam triumphs.

Sports The Latest on What We Know About Roy Halladay's Fatal Plane Crash
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The crash involving designer John Murray Karkow and engineer head Cagri Sever was blamed by the National Transportation Safety Board on pilot error as the plane struck a canyon wall over a California lake. The eight-time All-Star tossed a ideal game for the Phillies in 2010, five months before throwing a no-hitter in his first postseason appearance. He pitched a flawless game with Philadelphia and a no-hitter in his postseason debut before retiring in 2013 following four seasons with the ...

Sports Joseph Parker in talks to fight Anthony Joshua
Author: 0 Joseph Parker in talks to fight Anthony Joshua

WBO champion Parker is not short of alternative fights including an agreement "in principle" to fight Australian Lucas Browne in March. "If I'm not, I want someone to show me". Are you up for the challenge? "If they put the right money on the table we would go to America and fight Wilder", Higgins added. But if you want to stay at home like a little girl, this king has no problem travelling to knock out the champion.

Sports Luis Suarez says Philippe Coutinho has the 'ambition' to play for Barcelona
Author: 0 Luis Suarez says Philippe Coutinho has the 'ambition' to play for Barcelona

Suarez joined Barcelona from Liverpool in 2014 and has been one of the club's top performers in recent seasons. I know him as a person and as a player because I played with him, but what Coutinho can contribute everyone knows. After the encounter with Japan, Brazil play England at Wembley on Tuesday the 14 of November. "No player has retired at Barca because it is very hard and very complicated".