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Sports Browns to start QB DeShone Kizer against Bucs
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It has been good to watch his development throughout the offseason. He's extremely bright. That's the quarterback of our defense, so he has a lot of input and say from snap to snap what our defense does, so he kind of kind of controls that, and that's a flawless fit for him.

Sports Ironman champion Dean Mercer dies on Gold Coast
Author: 0 Ironman champion Dean Mercer dies on Gold Coast

He was the surf sports director at the Kurrawa Surf Life Saving Club. "My love goes out to the Mercer family". He has also won various state, national and world titles in other surf lifesaving events and has represented Australia and New South Wales on numerous occasions.

Sports Celtics 'not inclined' to increase offer to Cavs
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The Celtics have maintained that they were transparent about Thomas' health. The results of Thomas' physical have given the Cavaliers pause - enough so that voiding the trade is one option, though that would be the nuclear choice in this blockbuster deal.

Sports A look at Brooke Henderson ahead of the CP Women's Open
Author: 0 A look at Brooke Henderson ahead of the CP Women's Open

After two rounds in which she appeared a bit tense and a tad anxious, the real Brooke Henderson showed up to the Ottawa Hunt on Saturday. Holly Clyburn, who started on the back nine, eagled on her final hole in the afternoon to enter into a tie with In Gee Chun, who fired a bogey-free 4-under 67 to sit second in the morning group.

Sports Wenger: Sanchez Is Ready To Play
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It will be interesting to see the trio of Alexis Sanchez , Mesut Özil and Alexandre Lacazette for the first time in Arsenal colours. Arsenal F.C. There were no problems (going forward, at least) in the 3-3 draw with Watford on the opening day of the Premier League campaign, or in the two-legged victory over Hoffenheim , when Liverpool smashed in six goals over two games, including four at Anfield on Wednesday.

Sports Asensio magic rescues Real against Valencia, Sevilla win
Author: 0 Asensio magic rescues Real against Valencia, Sevilla win

Asensio opened the scoring at the Santiago Bernabeu with a lovely finish, but Valencia hit back through Carlos Soler and took the lead when debutant Geoffrey Kondogbia slotted past Keylor Navas with 13 minutes remaining. The important thing is that Karim has the chances and he did. "We had several clear chances to score but couldn't do it. We leave here feeling very good about ourselves".

Sports Leggett sits out preseason game against Giants
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Hackenberg started for the second straight week and was terrible again, throwing two interceptions (both returned for touchdowns) in a 32-31 loss to the New York Giants on Saturday night at MetLife Stadium . The Jets are essentially using this time as an opportunity to see whether Hackenberg , a second-rounder out of Penn State previous year, and/or Petty , a fourth-rounder from Baylor in 2015, can develop into starters for the franchise.

Sports Scotland International Oliver Burke Set For West Brom Medical
Author: 0 Scotland International Oliver Burke Set For West Brom Medical

His signing comes as a coup for the Baggies who beat off competition from Crystal Palace where Burke's former Nottingham Forest boss Dougie Freedman now serves as a sporting director. The Catalan giants signed the highly-rated France global for €105 million (£96.8m) - the second highest transfer fee of all time behind Neymar, who moved from Barca for Paris St Germain this summer for £200.6m.

Sports Superdome officials offer up venue for Houston LSU, BYU game
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Hurricane Harvey , now downgraded to a tropical storm, has submerged Houston and the gulf coast of Texas under feet of water with torrential rainfall expected to exceed 50 inches in some spots - the highest ever recorded in Texas - before it's all said and done.

Sports Packers taking a look at former 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks
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According to Matt Barrows of The Sacramento Bee , San Francisco plans to release long-time linebacker Ahmad Brooks . Last week, in a preseason loss to Denver, Brooks was replaced in the starting lineup by Eli Harold , 23, who will earn $634,000 in base salary on a contract that runs through 2018.

Sports Harvey's winds subside but the flooding threat remains
Author: 0 Harvey's winds subside but the flooding threat remains

Watt posted a video message on Sunday while the city of Houston was being hit by flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey. The National Weather Service tweeted earlier today "this event is unprecedented" after more than 20 inches of rain has fallen in areas of Harris County, which includes Houston, and more on its way.

Sports Bears top receiver Cameron Meredith carted off with ugly leg injury
Author: 0 Bears top receiver Cameron Meredith carted off with ugly leg injury

Linebacker Wesley Woodyard came to finish off the tackle and Meredith's leg planted and bent in a way you never want it to bend. The Chicago Bears will be without their No.1 receiver this season - and perhaps beyond. On the other hand, the Bears now have a lot of opportunity available at the position. Meredith, 24, led the Bears in receiving with 66 catches for 888 yards last season.

Sports Hoskins homers, starts triple play; Phillies beat Cubs 6-3
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The Phillies turned a delightful, confusing, super-rare triple play today in their come-from-behind win over the Chicago Cubs . On the heels of a 17-run outburst Saturday, the Chicago Cubs concluded their series with the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday, going up against a pitcher in Nick Pivetta who had given up 22 ER in his last four starts coming in.

Sports Cleveland Browns vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - Preseason Week 3 Predictions
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Browns writer May Kay Cabot stated Kizer clinched the starting job with his performance on Saturday night, although coach Hue Jackson stopped short of declaring him the starter-that announcement is expected to come today. Yes it is still the preseason. Folk's second field goal of the game capped off a seven-play, 31-yard drive that took 3:18 off of the third-quarter clock.

Sports Hamilton holds off Vettel to win Belgian GP
Author: 0 Hamilton holds off Vettel to win Belgian GP

In a rather competitive race, Hamilton got past the chequered flag just 2.3 seconds ahead of Vettel . Hamilton's record-equalling feat, which was also his seventh pole this season, comes at the same Spa-Francorchamps venue where Schumacher made his debut in 1991 and claimed his maiden Formula One win 25 years ago.

Sports Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho praises impact from the bench
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho praises impact from the bench

Three wins out of three for Manchester United , just like the start of last season. And Romelu Lukaku blew the chance to put Manchester United ahead in the 52nd minute after his penalty was saved by Kasper Schmeichel . However, the goal was ruled out after the assistant referee deemed the Spaniard to have been in an offside position, even though he clearly wasn't.

Sports Mignolet rested for Liverpool, Sanchez returns to Arsenal line-up
Author: 0 Mignolet rested for Liverpool, Sanchez returns to Arsenal line-up

Simon Mignolet - who has started every single game so far this season - is dropped and his place goes to Karius. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, meanwhile, named Alexis Sanchez in his starting XI for the first time this season after the Chilean forward overcame an abdominal strain.

Sports Tottenham record signing Davinson Sanchez available against Burnley
Author: 0 Tottenham record signing Davinson Sanchez available against Burnley

Spurs appeared to have done enough to respond to last week's defeat against Chelsea , but it was far from the free-flowing football their fans have come to expect under Mauricio Pochettino . A series of crucial blocks maintained the first-half deadlock as Burnley frustrated Spurs , Tarkowski brilliantly deflecting another Kane shot wide to prevent a certain goal.

Sports Green Bay falls short in Denver, Hundley continues to shine
Author: 0 Green Bay falls short in Denver, Hundley continues to shine

Earlier this week, Denver head coach Vance Joseph told reporters he has earned the starting job for the regular season. The Denver Broncos - and all other National Football League teams - will then be trimming their rosters from 90 players down to final 53-man players by Friday, September 1.