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Sports Kevin Sumlin's hiring at Arizona is imminent, per SN sources
Author: 0 Kevin Sumlin's hiring at Arizona is imminent, per SN sources

Sumlin had previously been the head coach of Texas A&M , where he spent six seasons before being fired at the conclusion of the 2017 campaign after finishing with a record of 7-5. He went 51-26 in that time, while Rodriguez went 43-35. The hiring of Sumlin comes after swirling rumors of multiple other candidates including Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo , who issued a statement declaring he's staying put at the Naval Academy.

Sports Arsenal target Bordeaux's Malcom as they prepare to sell Sanchez
Author: 0 Arsenal target Bordeaux's Malcom as they prepare to sell Sanchez

Jose Mourinho labelled him a "phenomenal player" at his press conference later that day but both the United boss and Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola were tight-lipped about a potential move for the forward. His lack of movement through the middle and tendency to play with his back to goal give the Gunners nowhere to go in the final third. Wenger said he does not want the 28-year-old to leave, but conceded he can not guarantee the forward playing time and an unlikely route into ...

Sports Saints WR Brandon Coleman to miss playoff game vs Vikings
Author: 0 Saints WR Brandon Coleman to miss playoff game vs Vikings

The 6-foot-6, 225-pounder caught 23 passes for 364 yards and three touchdowns in 16 games played. "I was just supporting my teammates and trying to be there the whole game with them, trying to get them the looks that I can see on the sideline that can benefit them on the field".

Sports How to watch, stream NFL Divisional Playoff game
Author: 0 How to watch, stream NFL Divisional Playoff game

Tennessee's winning its first playoff game since the 2003 season was a good takeaway from the season, but there still remains a sizable gap between it and the AFC elite. The Pats bested Tennessee 438-267 in total yards. It's a group that will need to be upgraded in the offseason. The Patriots secured the No 1 seed in the AFC thanks to their 13-3 record in the regular season.

Sports Liverpool vs Manchester City
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He's in the wrong movie at Manchester City . The draw at the Etihad in August turned out to be another false dawn. Against both Palace and Bristol City , City's defenders were forced to deal with forwards and midfielders prepared to run directly at them and it led to mistakes in both games by the likes of Stones, Danilo and Eliaquim Mangala.

Sports Detroit Lions Likely To Hire Matt Patricia As Head Coach
Author: 0 Detroit Lions Likely To Hire Matt Patricia As Head Coach

The Patriots will host the AFC title game next week after beating the Tennessee Titans Saturday night. Patricia, who is New England's defensive coordinator, also has been connected to the Detroit Lions opening. Now that the Lions have found their new bench boss, the Bears, Giants and Cardinals remain the only teams with head coaching vacancies. Patricia takes over for former Lions coach Jim Caldwell who was sacked on January 1, a day after the 2017 regular season came to an end.

Sports Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo no longer considering open Arizona job
Author: 0 Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo no longer considering open Arizona job

Plus I have unfinished business to finish". The Midshipmen run a version of the triple-option, which is standard at service academies but rare at Power Five programs. Arizona quarterback Khalil Tate, who led the NCAA in rushing yards by a quarterback and would seem like a ideal fit to run the triple option, posted a now deleted tweet saying that he, "didn't come to Arizona to run the triple option".

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger picks on mistakes after Petr Cech error in Arsenal defeat

Bournemouth came from behind to beat the Gunners 2-1 at the Vitality Stadium, courtesy of goals from Callum Wilson and Jordan Ibe after Hector Bellerin had put the visitors in front. 'We just need to keep going game by game and keep picking up points'. "I think we've built confidence from doing that the last few weeks". Despite dictating much of the early possession Arsenal clearly missed their more illustrious attacking talents with Alexandre Lacazette cutting a lonely figure ...

Sports Chris Hawkey
Author: 0 Chris Hawkey "This is How We Skol": The Minnesota Vikings theme song

But the strength of the Vikings is their defense, which ranked No. 1 in the National Football League in total yards (275.9) and points allowed (15.8). Since then, the Saints have revamped their offensive identity, unleashing Brees downfield only after a steady dose of Ingram and Kamara underneath has helped take the top of the defense.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger confirms Alexis Sanchez's transfer is 'imminent' after Manchester United's offer

Paul Merson has labelled Henrikh Mkhitaryan "one of the best players in the Premier League " and urged Arsenal to sign him if Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil leave the club. Asked if he knew where Sanchez was going, Wenger replied: 'No'. The Mirror have reported that United are leading the race for Sanchez and that they're prepared to pay the Chilean a staggering £350,000 per week.

Sports Eagles knew what play Falcons would run on 4th down
Author: 0 Eagles knew what play Falcons would run on 4th down

Rather than play down to expectations, they appeared determined to prove the doubters and the oddsmakers wrong-and they did. Nick Foles had not played extremely well in relief of Carson Wentz . In the victorious locker room, the Philadelphia Eagles' players were mocking the national experts labeling them as an underdog despite being a No.

Sports Shock horror: Jose Mourinho aims subtle dig at Arsenal
Author: 0 Shock horror: Jose Mourinho aims subtle dig at Arsenal

Sanchez is in the final six months of his contract at Arsenal and had been expected to move to United's local rivals Manchester City , after he almost joined Pep Guardiola's men at the start of the season. Blind in the sense that this player is untouchable, this player can never be sold. United did not buy a single player in the 2016 or 2017 winter transfer windows, and the only player they picked up in the 2015 January market was back-up goalkeeper Victor Valdes.

Sports Tottenham cruise to victory over Everton as Kane and Son shine
Author: 0 Tottenham cruise to victory over Everton as Kane and Son shine

They added a fourth goal with nine minutes remaining when Christian Eriksen rounded off an excellent attacking move from the London club. In the process he took his tally against Everton to four this season, helping his team move level with Liverpool in fourth place and combining brilliantly with the waspish Son Heung-min.

Sports Chelsea running on empty, admits Conte
Author: 0 Chelsea running on empty, admits Conte

The enmity between the two men stretches back to early last season, with Mourinho accusing Conte of humiliating him with the scale of his celebrations as United fell to a 4-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge in October 2016. "We didn't play well but that's when we need the fans behind us". "My plan was to play with one team in the FA Cup, and then these two games with nearly the same players".

Sports India begins campaign with big win
Author: 0 India begins campaign with big win

There was no respite for the Australians even after their departure with Shubhman Gill tormenting the bowlers with his 63-run knock. The Indian pace trio of Mavi, Nagarkot and Ishan Porel clocked over 145 km per hour during their spells. The contribution of the tail-enders was vast, especially with Abhishek Sharma putting up a useful 23 off just 8 deliveries. Shaw was dismissed on 94 when he edged the ball to the keeper, while Kalra was caught at mid-wicket and was dismissed at 86.

Sports Allardyce wants tiresome Everton to become more boring
Author: 0 Allardyce wants tiresome Everton to become more boring

For much of the match, however, Kane had played second fiddle to Son Heung-min, who broke the deadlock after 26 minutes and set up Kane's first shortly after the interval. He set a record of 39 Premier League goals in a calendar year in the process and has now joined the former Liverpool captain in the history books.

Sports Bruins beat Canadiens in a shootout
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DeBrusk was sent in alone by Charlie McAvoy to beat Carey Price with a high shot 2:55 into the second frame. Alex Galchenyuk scored his 100th career goal while Max Pacioretty, Nicolas Deslauriers scored in regulation time for Montreal (18-20-5).

Sports Substitute Joselu rescues point for Newcastle against Swansea
Author: 0 Substitute Joselu rescues point for Newcastle against Swansea

Opposite number Rafael Benitez was thrilled with the impact of Joselu, who scored his fourth league goal of the season to move Newcastle three points clear of the relegation zone. "It might not be possible for the team to play as I want after just a month, what is important is that we fight to win games". But we have to make the substitutions and that's it.

Sports Father of Yerry Mina: I thank God for Barcelona move
Author: 0 Father of Yerry Mina: I thank God for Barcelona move

Barcelona have made all the headlines during the January transfer window thanks to their £145 million acquisition of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool. I always do it and I hope to succeed . To contribute to the team and learn from my team-mates. Mina will provide defensive cover for the likes of Gerard Pique and Samuel Umtiti, while replacing Javier Mascherano who's set to leave the club with a move to the Chinese Super League heavily muted.

Sports Sam Bradford Activated Ahead of Vikings' Playoff Game vs. Saints
Author: 0 Sam Bradford Activated Ahead of Vikings' Playoff Game vs. Saints

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford drops back to pass the ball in a game at U.S. Bank Stadium on September 11, 2017. To clear a roster spot, the Vikings waived tight end Kyle Carter. After practice on Friday, Zimmer refuted a report that Bradford might be activated. Despite Bradford being removed from injured reserve, the Star Tribune is reporting that Teddy Bridgewater will still be the number two quarterback behind Case Keenum on Sunday.