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Patriots at Saints: Highlights, score and recap

But New England responded with Mike Gillislee's short scoring run on a drive highlighted by downfield passes to Gronkowski, Hogan and former Saint Brandin Cooks . The question was how much of the credit went to Brady and how much of the blame went to a reeling defense. The real panic-button moment came when tight end Rob Gronkowski went down with what was first feared to be his recurring back issues. Read More

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Packers hit the road for NFC title rematch

Packers hit the road for NFC title rematch

A win in Atlanta would put Green Bay into its first postseason since the Dan Devine years. That was a game the Packers hardly showed up for, aside from Aaron Rodgers . Just past year they opened Minnesota's brand new U.S. Bank Stadium in Week 2. This is the first regular season game the Falcons will play in their new stadium and were originally 2.5 point favorites.The only changes expected since the point spread was announced is that tackles Bryan Bulaga and David Bakhtiari may ... Read More

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Fair or not, Texans' plan to play Deshaun Watson must succeed

Fair or not, Texans' plan to play Deshaun Watson must succeed

But, you may say, the Texans' offensive line was the problem. Beckham was a game-time decision in Week One and could be again in Week Two, but the Giants could surely use them. Watson and Bengals rookie running back Joe Mixon exchanged jerseys on the field after the game. Both will need to get some offense going if they want to get one in the win column this week. Read More

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Correa equaliser for Sevilla leaves Liverpool ruing penalty miss

Correa equaliser for Sevilla leaves Liverpool ruing penalty miss

Correa replaced the latter. 'But playing against the better teams in the Champions League , and the Premier League , they're going to have to tighten up at the back. It should've been 3-1 to Liverpool at half time. "I was not happy with him throwing the ball away but we're fine". However, with 18 minutes to play, Sevilla snatched an equaliser with their first shot of the second half. Read More

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Pakistan to lock horns against World XI in first T20 at Lahore

Pakistan to lock horns against World XI in first T20 at Lahore

It was only during the 2017 PSL final that people in this cricket-starved country saw such euphoria. He said that efforts of security agencies of Pakistan for improving law and order situation in the country is laudable. They had to stand in long queues from early in the morning to scorching afternoon heat for a match ticket. "We are celebrating the return of worldwide cricket to Pakistan ". Read More

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Coutinho out of Liverpool squad to face Man City

Coutinho out of Liverpool squad to face Man City

Mane could miss matches against Burnley and Leicester City, whom the Reds play twice in the Carabao Cup and the Premier League , and Liverpool will be unhappy at failing to take their chances early on. The England international is serving a suspension. 'But what struck me more about De Bruyne's display was how often he won the ball back for City to set up attacks'. Read More

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Where to watch tonight's Broncos game

Where to watch tonight's Broncos game

A 44-yard field goal that would have sent the game to overtime turned into a mulligan blocked by backup defensive lineman Shelby Harris , helping the Broncos outlast a furious fourth-quarter comeback against their AFC West rivals. History was also made in the booth, as Beth Mowins became the first woman in 30 years to call a regular-season National Football League game. Philip Rivers is back for a 14th season with the franchise, and his 2016 passer rating of 87.9 was his lowest since 2007. Read More

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Bears' Jordan Howard scores on trick, later drops likely game-winner

Hooper caught 19 passes for 271 yards and three touchdowns as a rookie a year ago. The Falcons sacked Glennon four times , none bigger than Reed's takedown on fourth down at the 5 near the end of the game. "They do have a good chance for the front seven to be highly ranked in that regard they have multiple weapons in the front seven that can be rotated by Vick Vangio to create pressure". Read More

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Bills' run wildly against the Jets

Bills' run wildly against the Jets

They put pressure on Josh McCown and their running backs and made sure that the Jets were one dimensional. The only thing that saved a defense from the F is Juston Burris' interception (points off for the fact that he was tripped by two of his own players while trying to run it back) and a solid day from Kony Ealy , who joined the team two weeks ago and learned in a hurry. Read More

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Klopp laments Mane red card in Man City defeat

Klopp laments Mane red card in Man City defeat

Jonathan is ESPN FC's Manchester City correspondent. City ran out 5-0 winners against Liverpool in the end, and Carragher was not impressed either with Klopp overlooking Lovren when changing to a back three later in the game. The keeper comes out. "I hope people see it for what it is". With a ball bouncing between Mane and City goalkeeper Ederson , the Reds forward accidentally connected with the stopper's jaw and forced a lengthy spell of treatment on the pitch. Read More

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Oklahoma vs Ohio State 2017

Oklahoma vs Ohio State 2017

There is not a lot of doubt that Oklahoma can have the same success in Big 12 play as last season. Yes, Mayfield was masterful. "Well, he's the starting quarterback and you lost", Meyer said of Barrett. "There's nothing like the home opener, coming out, running down the tunnel, fireworks and stuff", said Ohio State defensive end Tyquan Lewis. The Hurricanes bailed out of a road game at Arkansas State on Saturday for, among other reasons, concerns about being able to get back to ... Read More

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Stats and storylines to know for the 2017 NFL Season

Stats and storylines to know for the 2017 NFL Season

The commissioner watched the game not from Kraft's suite, as he did in a preseason game that was his first Patriots game since "Deflategate", but from another luxury box, the National Football League said. "We had a big project to try to get things right". The last time the two teams met was during the AFC divisional playoffs past year. In what could very well be an early-season battle between two teams vying for the No. Read More

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Del Potro takes lead vs. Federer in US Open QF

Del Potro takes lead vs. Federer in US Open QF

Juan Martin del Potro sensationally gatecrashed the US Open again on Wednesday, stunning five-champion Roger Federer and shattering hopes of a first NY showdown between the Swiss legend and Rafael Nadal . "If he felt really bad he would have retired", Thiem said . "I helped him out sometimes, maybe". Del Potro broke for 2-1 but Thiem played tighter and broke immediately back. Read More

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Madison Keys becomes 4th American woman to reach 2017 US Open quarterfinals

Madison Keys becomes 4th American woman to reach 2017 US Open quarterfinals

Chris Evert, Barbara Potter, Martina Navratilova and eventual champion Tracy Austin was the foursome 36 years ago. She beat Angelique Kerber at the Australian Open in the fourth round when the German was world No. This is Vandeweghe's 11th consecutive appearance at her home-country Grand Slam. I'm really proud of myself for digging deep and figuring that out tonight'. Read More

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All-American women's semi-final showdown set, but Sam Querrey bows out

All-American women's semi-final showdown set, but Sam Querrey bows out

But since her return from injury, her form has been superb. Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens did their part. The first set was a tight affair, with Williams forcing a tiebreak. Brady, originally from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, pulled out a third-set tiebreaker against Monica Niculescu on Saturday to get the opportunity of a lifetime, an afternoon appearance on Labor Day on the Ashe Stadium show court. Read More

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Conor McGregor says 'solid fighter' Floyd Mayweather could excel in UFC

Conor McGregor says 'solid fighter' Floyd Mayweather could excel in UFC

And recently, I was shocked to see the amount of fan following MMA and combat sport possess in the city, during the Conor-Floyd fight - a lot of people came to me and discussed about the match. I'd rather start from scratch and go step-by-step, not disrespecting anyone. "There's a lot on the line here, let me keep going". Mayweather defeated McGregor in the 1oth round of their boxing rules bout in Las Vegas on Saturday. Read More

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A bunt drops some spice into Yankees-Red Sox rivalry

A bunt drops some spice into Yankees-Red Sox rivalry

Sorry, but that's the way I see it. Sabathia escaped constant trouble, holding the Red Sox to one run and four hits while working around five walks, which matched a season high. He doubled down on his bunting criticism yesterday, and Yankees manager Joe Girardi seemed to think the legends of the game would operate the same way. Read More

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A bunt drops some spice into Yankees-Red Sox rivalry

A bunt drops some spice into Yankees-Red Sox rivalry

Sorry, but that's the way I see it. Sabathia escaped constant trouble, holding the Red Sox to one run and four hits while working around five walks, which matched a season high. He doubled down on his bunting criticism yesterday, and Yankees manager Joe Girardi seemed to think the legends of the game would operate the same way. Read More

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A bunt drops some spice into Yankees-Red Sox rivalry

A bunt drops some spice into Yankees-Red Sox rivalry

Sorry, but that's the way I see it. Sabathia escaped constant trouble, holding the Red Sox to one run and four hits while working around five walks, which matched a season high. He doubled down on his bunting criticism yesterday, and Yankees manager Joe Girardi seemed to think the legends of the game would operate the same way. Read More

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