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Author: 0 Chiefs expected to tag Eric Berry, let Dontari Poe hit free agency

The tag isn't long-term security, but neither is a "long-term" deal. "So I'm not getting my hopes up; I'm looking at it logically". Berry has come out and said that he will not play in 2017 under the franchise tag. Impending free agents Dontari Poe and Eric Berry would both be among the most in-demand players at their positions on the free-agent market this spring.

Sports Community college hockey player arrested after attacking a referee, charged with assault
Author: 0 Community college hockey player arrested after attacking a referee, charged with assault

The incident ended the game as the referee lay motionless on the ice while being attended to by trainers. Well, this is certainly one way for a national championship game to come to an end. In a statement, Mark Krug , the NJCAA's assistant executive director, said the organization is aware of the incident "and will take all necessary steps to gather as much information from tournament officials and local authorities regarding violations to the association's sportsmanship code".

Sports Panthers sign DE Mario Addison to 3-year contract
Author: 0 Panthers sign DE Mario Addison to 3-year contract

The Panthers announced that they have signed Horton to a two-year extension that will keep him under contract through the end of the 2018 season. As the weeks went on, I felt more and more comfortable, and those reps created better and better play.

Sports Nate Robinson dribbles underneath player's legs in D-league game
Author: 0 Nate Robinson dribbles underneath player's legs in D-league game

Robinson though made it work, playing parts of those 11 seasons in and out of the National Basketball Association, but always doing enough to be given another chance. As you can see in this video, Robinson has the ball outside the three-point line when a trap is set. Robinson didn't knock down the shot after the nifty "nutmeg" move, but he was fouled on the play.

Author: 0 Mayweather Wants McGregor Fight; Dana White Has Other Plans

That's according to UFC President Dana White , at least, who told TMZ over the weekend that he very much expected the lightweight champion's next fight to take place inside the Octagon, not with Mayweather as has been previously reported.

Sports Bears decide to let Jeffery depart
Author: 0 Bears decide to let Jeffery depart

After only finding the end zone twice in 12 games previous year, this decision by Chicago shouldn't come as a surprise, as the last thing they want to do is overpay a player like Jeffery when they don't even know who their quarterback is going to be heading into Week 1 next season.

Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski is having a very nice time at the Daytona 500

You want to see the position grow. "I want to see him do whatever he's got to do", Gronkowski said. It doesn't sound like that would bother Gronkowski, even if it means leaving the Patriots. Gronkowski and Bennett played just eight games together in 2016 as the Arizona product dealt with hamstring and back injuries this year. This weekend Gronkowski was taking in the sights at one of the most popular vehicle races in the country: The Daytona 500.

Author: 0 Jason Pierre Paul receives franchise tag from Giants

The Giants are risking upsetting JPP with a franchise tag designation, and they also risk having to pay him a higher annual salary (around $17 million next season) than they'd prefer. Which is exactly why the franchise tag was used - to buy time. In 2015, he hadn't signed his tender before the accident so he wasn't under contract when it happened.

Sports Bolts acquire Froese, conditional pick from Toronto
Author: 0 Bolts acquire Froese, conditional pick from Toronto

The Toronto Maple Leafs bolstered their playoff hopes with the addition of veteran centre Brian Boyle from the Tampa Bay Lightning. The second-round pick that the Lightning are receiving is conditional , with the highest second round pick that the Leafs own being sent to Tampa Bay in the deal.

Sports Arsenal academy coach lands Wolfsburg job
Author: 0 Arsenal academy coach lands Wolfsburg job

The 2008/09 Bundesliga champions chose to make a change after Ismael, a former defender with the club, won six games in 17 matches in charge having taken over from Dieter Hecking in October 2016. "He is an internationally experienced coach and an expert tactician, who provides the best possible requirements to get VfL back on track quickly and sustainably".

Author: 0 Steelers stay exclusive with Bell

Colbert said that if the team were to franchise tag Bell, it would do so in this way. This is hardly a surprise to anyone, as Bell was expected to receive the tag all along. Injuries have ended Bell's last three seasons prematurely, including a groin injury suffered during the 36-17 AFC title game loss to the New England Patriots.

Author: 0 Joakim Noah expected to have season-ending knee surgery

Specifically, the veteran big man is expected to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery as his first go-round in NY comes to an abrupt halt. The surgery is expected to be a "clean up" of the left knee, league sources told Wojnarowski. Phil Jackson and the Knicks took a couple of big swings by bringing in Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah this offseason to play alongside Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis.

Author: 0 Look Toro Rosso completes '17 launches in Spain

The auto features a revised livery which is now a lighter blue with grey lettering in conjunction with Red Bull's newer products. "Everything felt good and I'd say we've made a big step forward compared to a year ago in terms of downforce and grip - I felt it straight away during the first laps of the morning and it put a smile on my face".

Author: 0 Kurt Busch wins the Daytona 500

Add NFL star Rob Gronkowski to Busch's bandwagon, too. "Everyone wants each other to succeed, and that's the key to getting Kyle and the (No.) 42 vehicle into Victory Lane". He didn't give up". The series is under heavy scrutiny because of sliding attendance and television ratings, plus the title sponsor deal with Monster Energy came in at a fraction of what NASCAR was looking for when it began shopping the naming rights nearly two years ago.

Sports Cardinals franchise Chandler Jones
Author: 0 Cardinals franchise Chandler Jones

Following up on a pledge from earlier this month, the Arizona Cardinals have used the franchise tag to lock up pass rusher Chandler Jones . Despite missing the postseason in 2016, the Cardinals defense finished second in terms of yards allowed and first in total team sacks (48).

Author: 0 Roger Federer returns with easy win over Benoit Paire in Dubai

Federer walked away with the win. "It's nice to be back after missing a year ago with the [injured] knee", Federer said. "I'm standing and I'm here". Murray and his Serbian partner Nenad Zimonjic were beaten 6-1 7-6 (7/2) by Evans and Luxembourg's Gilles Muller in an hour and 12 minutes. It was a good day for the Spanish at the tournament with Marcel Granollers, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez and sixth seed Roberto Bautista-Agut all advancing to the second round with straight-sets victories.

Sports Watch Hero Soccer Player Save Opposing Goalie From Choking
Author: 0 Watch Hero Soccer Player Save Opposing Goalie From Choking

In the 29 minute of the game, Berkovec rushed out to the edge of the box to make a headed clearance with Kone on the prowl. During a match yesterday against Bohemians 1908 , the opposition's goalkeeper, Martin Berkovec , collided violently with his own defender, instantly knocking him to the ground.

Sports Cole scores for England in Six Nations win
Author: 0 Cole scores for England in Six Nations win

England were unimpressed by Italy's gameplan in the Six Nations at Twickenham and Eddie Jones has called on World Rugby to take action. At several points during yesterday's game at Twickenham, the Italian defence would commit zero players to the ruck creating a situation where theoretically there was no offside line.

Sports Australia v India: Six key questions after Aussies shock win
Author: 0 Australia v India: Six key questions after Aussies shock win

O'Keefe grabbed a haul of 12-70, the best ever match figures by a visiting spinner in India. Australia hailed the extraordinary victory by their cricketers in the first Test against India in Pune on Sunday, the plaudits just about drowning out the expressions of stunned surprise at a triumph nearly no one expected.

Author: 0 United Airlines adding nonstop service to Newark in June

Arrivals are scheduled for 1:30 p.m. 4:40 p.m., and 11:15 p.m. Flights will be operated on their Bombardier CRJ-200 - a 50-seat jet aircraft. On Sunday, the United Airlines website listed a round-trip economy fare on a couple of randomly selected dates in the summer as being about $380.