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Sports Sonny Dykes has agreed to be next coach at SMU
Author: 0 Sonny Dykes has agreed to be next coach at SMU

SMU has been on the rise under Morris, who took over the program when it was coming off 1-11 season. He will coach SMU (7-5) in the Frisco Bowl near Dallas next week against Louisiana Tech, which he turned around before taking the Cal job and doing the same thing.

Sports Patriots to sign Kenny Britt
Author: 0 Patriots to sign Kenny Britt

In 2016, he had 68 catches for 1,002 yards and five touchdowns while with the Rams. New England now has three former Rutgers players - Devin McCourty, Duron Harmon and Jonathan Freeney - on its active roster. Britt flopped, however, with unproductive numbers and questionable behavior. Floyd dressed for the Pats' final two regular-season games and first playoff game and totaled five catches for 51 yards.

Sports Klopp unsure how long Liverpool defender Moreno will be out
Author: 0 Klopp unsure how long Liverpool defender Moreno will be out

Lallana is expected to be back sooner than centre back Joel Matip , who is recovering from a thigh problem. "We have a few knocks and have to wait, nothing serious after the last game, but it's possible for a couple to miss West Brom". "But I have seen Nicky Hammond to pencil in a meeting to talk about that this week so maybe on Friday I can give you a bit more of where we're looking and what we're looking at".

Sports Afghanistan to play their first ever Test in India
Author: 0 Afghanistan to play their first ever Test in India

BCCI , in a statement on Tuesday, said it has always stood by the Afghanistan Cricket Board and the invitation ties in with the steps it has taken for the development of the game within and outside India. Ireland 's roster is somewhat richer in comparison to Afghanistan's in that they play half of the top-nine countries. Since its suspension in 2014, RCA's cricket affairs are being looked after by the BCCI .

Sports Castle named new Rugby Australia chief
Author: 0 Castle named new Rugby Australia chief

The former chief executive of NRL side, the Bulldogs, and of Netball New Zealand, Castle will be tasked with bringing the sport back to the top table in the minds of the Australian public in addition to healing the wounds which have arisen since the messy process of removing the Western Force from Super Rugby.

Sports Aaron Rodgers At Odds with Doctors About Playing
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers At Odds with Doctors About Playing

Rodgers was never expected to be fully healed at this point, but Rapoport says that "80-percent" is enough to return to the field. "Dr. McKenzie is obviously in touch with a number of different medical experts and they're evaluating the information", said McCarthy.

Sports Stats: Most sixes hit by batsman in an innings in T20 cricket
Author: 0 Stats: Most sixes hit by batsman in an innings in T20 cricket

T20 hundreds for Gayle, easily the most by any batsman . The Kiwi star hit three sixes which meant Rangpur Riders equalled RCB's record of 21 sixes - the most by a team in an innings. Samuels, batting at number five, struck two fours and a six but perished at the end of the 18th over, caught at short fine leg by Charles off Ravi Bopara's medium pace.

Sports Russia's Olympic Committee to support its neutral athletes at Winter Games
Author: 0 Russia's Olympic Committee to support its neutral athletes at Winter Games

Russian Federation was last week barred from the 2018 Winter Olympics , although it has been suggested more than 200 athletes could still compete as neutrals. Russian authorities have vehemently denied any state support for doping and have pledged to co-operate with worldwide sports bodies to counter the use of banned performance-enhancing drugs.

Sports Oumuamua to be Examined for Alien Technology
Author: 0 Oumuamua to be Examined for Alien Technology

Finally , it has a speed of 196,000 miles per hour. Initially listed as a comet, 'Oumuamua revealed no comet-like action after passing the sun, which prompted cosmologists to reclassify it as an "interstellar asteroid". It is shaped strangely, too. They originally thought the massive, cigar-shaped object was just a weird asteroid but, after a little more research, scientists are now saying it could actually be an artefact from an alien civilisation.

Sports Chelsea join the race for Thomas Lemar
Author: 0 Chelsea join the race for Thomas Lemar

Arsenal and Liverpool maintain an interest in the 22-year old, but Chelsea have entered the race, as per L'Equipe . Chelsea are considering making a bid of their own now, according to The Telegraph . Over the last few windows, Liverpool have, rather oddly, moved on quickly from transfer targets but they could L'Equipe believe that they could go back in for Lemar as they prepare for life without Philippe Coutinho , who is widely expected to join Barcelona next summer.

Sports More Details Emerge Of New York Attack
Author: 0 More Details Emerge Of New York Attack

The man, who has been charged with an act of terrorism among other crimes, has been living in the United States since 2011 on a "F43" immigration via, making him a legal permanent US resident. Immigration control advocates say it's strictly about the numbers. Conservatives say they have a mandate from the president to deliver a solution that includes ending chain migration.

Sports Kevin Durant leads Warriors past Trail Blazers for seventh straight win
Author: 0 Kevin Durant leads Warriors past Trail Blazers for seventh straight win

Golden State went 6-0 on the 10-day journey, becoming just the ninth team in National Basketball Association history to have a flawless six-game trip. However, Portland lost seven of the eight games. "You play a good game against a good team, you give yourself a chance to win and again, there are no moral victories but it's about playing well".

Sports Arsenal without Mustafi and Ramsey for trip to West Ham
Author: 0 Arsenal without Mustafi and Ramsey for trip to West Ham

It happened to us, it happened to them and it's unfortunate. And that shows how deep the culture is there of the respect of each other. Ramsey injured his hamstring in the 1-1 draw at Southampton on Sunday and will only be out for "a short period", Wenger said.

Sports Patriots WR Hogan expected to play vs. Dolphins
Author: 0 Patriots WR Hogan expected to play vs. Dolphins

With no running game and no Rob Gronkowski , serving a one-game suspension over an unnecessary hit he doled out last week, the Patriots needed Brady to be exceptional. More than anything, though, the Patriots will need a better Brady. "Let them do what they do and in the backend just giving them time". The Dolphins' defense, which was carved up by Brady in a 35-17 loss on November 26, was a step ahead.

Sports WATCH in VR: Toronto FC hoists first ever MLS Cup
Author: 0 WATCH in VR: Toronto FC hoists first ever MLS Cup

Cup final on Saturday, claiming the club's first league championship as well as some redemption in a rematch of the 2016 final it had lost to the Sounders. Toronto became the first team to win M.L.S. Cup and the Supporters' Shield, given to the league's regular-season champion, in the same season since the Los Angeles Galaxy in 2011.

Sports Chelsea must forget Barcelona, focus on Huddersfield
Author: 0 Chelsea must forget Barcelona, focus on Huddersfield

Jose Mourinho's Man United welcome previous Europa League champions Sevilla to Old Trafford in the first leg while Italian side AS Roma travel to Turkey to face giant-slayers Shakhtar Donetsk. I like to win and when we lose, I'm not happy. Chelsea are 14 points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City while just four points separate the Blues from seventh-placed Burnley.

Sports Maradona Unveils Statue Of Himself In India
Author: 0 Maradona Unveils Statue Of Himself In India

Maradona and modesty don't sit well together but the Argentine legend on Monday called himself a "simple footballer" and not the god of football as his admirers watched, joyfully transfixed, his hand at self deprecation. But the end result is a troubling depiction of his 1986 World Cup triumph that looks little like the man himself. Amidst much fanfare, Argentine football legend Diego Maradona arrived in Kolkata on Sunday night.