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The Express-Times
Lafayette football could be sunk by sadistic schedulethe like. As senior defensive back Draeland James said, "we have to test oursel
Lafayette football could be sunk by sadistic schedule
The Express-Times / Posted a minute ago
the like. As senior defensive back Draeland James said, "we have to test ourselves against the best of the FCS. These are the games we want to play." You have to love James' enthusiasm, but right now these aren't the games Lafayette needs to play... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bronze medalist Schoeman praises medical expertsadvantage of the work he had put in with Performance Specialist, Davor Savija a
Bronze medalist Schoeman praises medical experts
iol.co.za / Posted 6 minutes ago
advantage of the work he had put in with Performance Specialist, Davor Savija at Prime Human Performance Institute prior to the Games by finishing third behind British brothers, Alistair and Jonny Brownlee. “Davor has worked with some of the best... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Leslie Jones' website taken down after hackers post stolen nude photos and personal infoto the platform after a short break, her enthusiastic live tweets about the Oly
Leslie Jones' website taken down after hackers post stolen nude photos and personal info
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 minutes ago
to the platform after a short break, her enthusiastic live tweets about the Olympics in August earned her a trip to the Games courtesy of NBC. Leslie Jones' Olympics tweets land her an official NBC invite to Rio Leslie Jones says she's in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Heroes and Villains At Rio 2016Dilma Rousseff being suspended. She could not attend the Olympics, and her impe
Heroes and Villains At Rio 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 minutes ago
Dilma Rousseff being suspended. She could not attend the Olympics, and her impeachment was slated to start four days after the Games. All this cast a shadow on the successful hosting of the Games, but Brazil did it, despite the odds. On the other... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Tasha’s KRLD To Do List August 25-28, 2016up Saturday, (8/27) the 8 Frisco high schools will open the Ford Center at The
Tasha’s KRLD To Do List August 25-28, 2016
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 minutes ago
up Saturday, (8/27) the 8 Frisco high schools will open the Ford Center at The Star with a football quadruple header. The games will begin at 9 Saturday morning inside the brand-new, 260-million-dollar, 12,000-seat domed facility at the... Read more
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walesonline
Here is the full list of local Welsh rugby fixtures for 2016/17The full fixture list for the Welsh club season has been confirmed. The majori
Here is the full list of local Welsh rugby fixtures for 2016/17
walesonline / Posted 20 minutes ago
The full fixture list for the Welsh club season has been confirmed. The majority of the games had been released last month with the season due to start on September 3. The Welsh Rugby Union had initially given details of 20 out of the 25 leagues... Read more
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Manchester City MAD
Man City defender John Stones- Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones- Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Manchester City MAD / Posted 21 minutes ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Finn Russell closes in on Glasgow Warriors returnI had some holiday and when I came back I went back into training but there was
Finn Russell closes in on Glasgow Warriors return
EveningTimes Online / Posted 28 minutes ago
I had some holiday and when I came back I went back into training but there was no contact. Basically I have been doing all the games and stuff as long as my head is OK. "They reckon fractures heal in eight to 12 weeks. It is about three months... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
'Kaizer chiefs will feel the pressure'tummy. "When you are coaching Polokwane City‚ Cape Town City‚ Baroka FC‚ Bloem
'Kaizer chiefs will feel the pressure'
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 44 minutes ago
tummy. "When you are coaching Polokwane City‚ Cape Town City‚ Baroka FC‚ Bloemfontein Celtic‚ playing against Chiefs are the games you worry least about because you know what is going to pitch up on the day from your players.” “I believe we will... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
John Stones already 'feels at home' with Man Citycome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
John Stones already 'feels at home' with Man City
tribalfootball.com / Posted 45 minutes ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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Football.co.uk
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Football.co.uk / Posted 50 minutes ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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metro
Jonny Wilkinson talks mental health, depression and life after retirementbe as long or short as you want, if you embrace every moment of it; it’s a care
Jonny Wilkinson talks mental health, depression and life after retirement
metro / Posted an hour ago
be as long or short as you want, if you embrace every moment of it; it’s a career well spent. I spent four years – even in the games I did manage to play in – when I wasn’t anywhere near where I should be, despite how much I worked and trained. ‘I... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Write a letter to our Paralympianswith fun, interactive and educational activities to mark the special sporting o
Write a letter to our Paralympians
The Daily Mercury / Posted an hour ago
with fun, interactive and educational activities to mark the special sporting occasion. With less than a month to go until the games kick off children can start writing and posting their letters to PO Box 24433, Melbourne VIC 3001. Post your... Read more
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iol.co.za
How Zola Budd split the British cabinetlaunched a campaign to secure a UK passport for the 17-year-old, whose grandfat
How Zola Budd split the British cabinet
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
launched a campaign to secure a UK passport for the 17-year-old, whose grandfather was born in Britain, so she could go to the Games in Los Angeles. But the episode triggered a war between ministers in Margaret Thatcher’s government when the Home... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I'm Not to Blame, Nock is a Cartel, Says Sports CS Warioand accreditation to joyriders instead of athletes and coaches. In addition, a
I'm Not to Blame, Nock is a Cartel, Says Sports CS Wario
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
and accreditation to joyriders instead of athletes and coaches. In addition, athletes have complained some officials at the games sold kits donated by sportswear manufacturer Nike and which were meant for their training, competition and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Betrayal in Rio: How Mismanagement Has Left Our Heroes Fumingmade recommendations on the management of the team during such trips but these
Betrayal in Rio: How Mismanagement Has Left Our Heroes Fuming
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
made recommendations on the management of the team during such trips but these have not been implemented. Even before the Games started on August 5, team captain and Cherangany Member of Parliament Wesley Korir raised the alarm over shoddy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paralympics 2016 - Uncertainty Surrounds Nigeria's ParticipationMembers of the Nigerian Paralympic team to the Rio 2016 Games are in the dark o
Paralympics 2016 - Uncertainty Surrounds Nigeria's Participation
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Members of the Nigerian Paralympic team to the Rio 2016 Games are in the dark over their departure date for the Games billed for September 7-18, and it complicates matters for the athletes who have been crying over unpaid camping allowances. The... Read more
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This Is Anfield
Jurgen Klopp says there's "no issue" with Liverpool's holding midfield optionsoffence, if you lose the ball in that moment, it’s the most difficult to defend
Jurgen Klopp says there's "no issue" with Liverpool's holding midfield options
This Is Anfield / Posted an hour ago
offence, if you lose the ball in that moment, it’s the most difficult to defend,” he continued. “That’s what we’ve had in the games, in Burnley [too]. For the second goal we lost four challenges in a row—that’s not one player in one position,... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles welcomed home to Texasas a coach. Fans waved American flags and cheered as Olympic gold medalist Sim
Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles welcomed home to Texas
KTBS Shreveport / Posted an hour ago
as a coach. Fans waved American flags and cheered as Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles arrived home in Texas following the games in Rio de Janeiro. Fans waved American flags and cheered as Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles arrived home in... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Finally! Ben Gordon set for GB home debut in Manchesterin the NBA. "He fits in. He is a high-quality, high-character person." Nation
Finally! Ben Gordon set for GB home debut in Manchester
Manchester Evening News / Posted an hour ago
in the NBA. "He fits in. He is a high-quality, high-character person." National Basketball Performance Centre, Belle Vue The games against the Dutch are GB's final warm-up matches ahead of a Eurobasket 17 qualifying schedule that sees them face... Read more
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iafrica.com
'Kaizer chiefs will feel the pressure'tummy. "When you are coaching Polokwane City‚ Cape Town City‚ Baroka FC‚ Bloem
'Kaizer chiefs will feel the pressure'
iafrica.com / Posted an hour ago
tummy. "When you are coaching Polokwane City‚ Cape Town City‚ Baroka FC‚ Bloemfontein Celtic‚ playing against Chiefs are the games you worry least about because you know what is going to pitch up on the day from your players.” “I believe we will... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted an hour ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted an hour ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings – new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Referee happy to swap Sellafield shift ahead of cup final challengemore encouragement now and this is the proof of the pudding. "I think I'm refe
Referee happy to swap Sellafield shift ahead of cup final challenge
North-West Evening Mail / Posted an hour ago
more encouragement now and this is the proof of the pudding. "I think I'm refereeing almost the same but, because of the games I've been getting, I'm refereeing with a bit more confidence." As a part-time referee, Hewer is emailed a training... Read more
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The News and Star
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
The News and Star / Posted an hour ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings – new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Letter from Africa: A few temporary Ghanaians wantedJamaican for all kinds of reasons; I am sometimes British, American and every o
Letter from Africa: A few temporary Ghanaians wanted
Ghanaweb.com / Posted an hour ago
Jamaican for all kinds of reasons; I am sometimes British, American and every once in a while I am South African. During the Games that have just ended, I felt I had to be Brazilian simply to demonstrate my happiness that Brazil had managed to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Kingston Guardian / Posted an hour ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Rebecca Adlington enjoyed seeing 'different side' to OlympicsI've been to World Championships, but you're always an Olympian and that's some
Rebecca Adlington enjoyed seeing 'different side' to Olympics
Nottingham Post / Posted an hour ago
I've been to World Championships, but you're always an Olympian and that's something really special." While covering the Games, Adlington was able to visit British House, Team GB's headquarters. "It's amazing, it's so nice. It's just... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Oxford Mail / Posted an hour ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael Conlan’s young fans had a special message at Olympic homecomingBoxer Paddy Barnes with Joel Thomas, age 5, from Baldoyle, Co Dublin, at Dublin
Michael Conlan’s young fans had a special message at Olympic homecoming
Irish Examiner / Posted an hour ago
Boxer Paddy Barnes with Joel Thomas, age 5, from Baldoyle, Co Dublin, at Dublin Airport as Team Ireland arrive home from the Games of the XXXI Olympiad at Dublin Airport in Dublin. Photo by Seb Daly/Sportsfile 24 August 2016; Harry Gorman, who... Read more
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Daily Herald
Goshen native captures Phelps, US Olympic swim historyto go out," said Dechant, a top level freelance television cameraman who was wo
Goshen native captures Phelps, US Olympic swim history
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
to go out," said Dechant, a top level freelance television cameraman who was working the pool deck for NBC Sports during the games. "People always ask me about special moments in my career, and there have been so many. But being in there, to... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier Leaguenot sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had," Hull midfiel
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier League
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 hours ago
not sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had," Hull midfielder Shaun Maloney said. "But when the games come along, all the stuff off the field gets pushed to the back of your mind." The build-up to the season couldn't... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian youth’s interest in the Olympics boosted by social mediayet both my kids were completely in thrall and up-to-date with how Canada’s ath
Canadian youth’s interest in the Olympics boosted by social media
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
yet both my kids were completely in thrall and up-to-date with how Canada’s athletes were doing, because they had followed the Games almost exclusively through social and digital media. Rio 2016 represented a real changing of the guard for Team... Read more
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Gazette
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Murray in prime form ahead of U.S. OpenU.S. Open champion, won gold in doubles at the Rio Olympics but lost the single
Murray in prime form ahead of U.S. Open
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
U.S. Open champion, won gold in doubles at the Rio Olympics but lost the singles bronze medal play-off to Kei Nishikori. The Games were his first outing since an injury-enforced early withdrawal from the French Open and the punishing schedule of... Read more
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RTE News
Zaur Antia looks set to stick with Irelandboxing following the conclusion of the Rio Olympic Games. Antia took up his ro
Zaur Antia looks set to stick with Ireland
RTE News / Posted 2 hours ago
boxing following the conclusion of the Rio Olympic Games. Antia took up his role as interim head coach until the end of the Games following the acrimonious departure of Billy Walsh from Irish boxing last year. The Georgian and the Irish... Read more
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guardian-series
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
guardian-series / Posted 2 hours ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Governors Want Athletics Committee Overhauled Over Rio Fiascoon sports and culture, on Wednesday accused Nock of subjecting the athletes to
Governors Want Athletics Committee Overhauled Over Rio Fiasco
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
on sports and culture, on Wednesday accused Nock of subjecting the athletes to "maltreatment and indignity" during the games. Prof Chepkwony called for action against the officials involved. The Olympics turned into a circus of sorts with... Read more
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Harrow Times
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions Leaguecome off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working ha
Man City defender John Stones: Now we must prove ourselves in Champions League
Harrow Times / Posted 2 hours ago
come off and we are still working out how we can improve. We'll keep working hard on the training pitch and bring that to the games. Every game is a new challenge and it is an exciting one. "It is all new feelings - new club, new surroundings,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier Leaguenot sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had,'' Hull midfie
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier League
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 hours ago
not sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had,'' Hull midfielder Shaun Maloney said. ''But when the games come along, all the stuff off the field gets pushed to the back of your mind.'' The build-up to the season... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Rory McIlroy: I was glad to be proved wrong about Olympic golfsays he was glad to be "somewhat proven wrong" by the success of golf at the Ol
Rory McIlroy: I was glad to be proved wrong about Olympic golf
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
says he was glad to be "somewhat proven wrong" by the success of golf at the Olympics following its controversial return to the Games. McIlroy was one of more than 20 top players to withdraw from Rio, the 27-year-old initially citing concerns over... Read more
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Daily Mail
Usain's party marathon: Bolt drinks until 5am for FOURTH night in rowto bad weather, with an apologetic note left pinned to the railings outside. T
Usain's party marathon: Bolt drinks until 5am for FOURTH night in row
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
to bad weather, with an apologetic note left pinned to the railings outside. The early departure of the 30-year-old means the Games concluded with almost no big name stars in attendance, with Michael Phelps and Sir Bradley Wiggins already back on... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Kate Richardson-Walsh column: Rio 2016 gold came from Team GB's circle of powerWe had no distractions from the outside world as we had all decided as a squad
Kate Richardson-Walsh column: Rio 2016 gold came from Team GB's circle of power
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 hours ago
We had no distractions from the outside world as we had all decided as a squad to come off social media for the duration of the Games. We stuck to well-worn, tried and tested routines. Our morning stretches and quick player chats started every day... Read more
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nufcblog
Newcastle Make Move For International Left-Backdown the wing. I can’t believe elliot has been given a long term deals either.
Newcastle Make Move For International Left-Back
nufcblog / Posted 2 hours ago
down the wing. I can’t believe elliot has been given a long term deals either. Credit where it’s due he did well in the games before his injury but before that he let in some howlers. His distribution is better than krul but I would take... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier Leaguenot sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had," Hull midfiel
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier League
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
not sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had," Hull midfielder Shaun Maloney said. "But when the games come along, all the stuff off the field gets pushed to the back of your mind." The build-up to the season couldn't... Read more
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Al.com
What time, TV channel is Cowboys vs. Seahawks NFL 2016 preseason game?going to try your damnedest to do that," Prescott said. "I'm just going to cont
What time, TV channel is Cowboys vs. Seahawks NFL 2016 preseason game?
Al.com / Posted 2 hours ago
going to try your damnedest to do that," Prescott said. "I'm just going to continue to do that each day at practice and in the games as well." This time next month, Prescott could be another Romo injury away from seeing how he handles the real... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Right on, Riodidn't happen. Then there was the fear of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, with A
Right on, Rio
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
didn't happen. Then there was the fear of the mosquito-borne Zika virus, with American and other media laden in advance of the games with copious coverage of babies with birth defects. The Olympic torch, clearly an enormous responsibility, has now... Read more
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Yorkshire evening post
Harte’s hope for Dentondescribe that feeling. “To go through the Leeds United ranks and be a fan sinc
Harte’s hope for Denton
Yorkshire evening post / Posted 2 hours ago
describe that feeling. “To go through the Leeds United ranks and be a fan since I was young, and for my dad to take me to the games and to training week in, week out – I can’t thank my family enough. It’s a dream start.” Harte, the former... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier Leaguenot sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had," Hull midfiel
Hull confounding grim preseason forecasts in Premier League
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 hours ago
not sure we could have imagined or hoped for the start we've had," Hull midfielder Shaun Maloney said. "But when the games come along, all the stuff off the field gets pushed to the back of your mind." The build-up to the season couldn't... Read more
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