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Sports Eddie Jones: 'This is just the start for England'
Author: 0 Eddie Jones: 'This is just the start for England'

The full-back has scored three tries in the campaign so far and insists Scotland have proven they are no longer a push-over. But, just when it seemed Scotland were wobbling, they got themselves on the board shortly afterwards as Reid barged over from close range.

Sports Holy meow! Northwestern makes first NCAA tournament in program history
Author: 0 Holy meow! Northwestern makes first NCAA tournament in program history

You see, not only is there typically a substantial difference in the quality of a 1 seed compared to a 4 seed, there is also a substantial difference in the quality of a 16 seed compared to a 13 seed. When a team first bursts onto an elite level of competition, as the Syracuse women's basketball squad did previous year, Orange senior guard Brittney Sykes knows there's a standard follow-up question waiting to be answered.

Sports Three of four state teams in NCAA to play in Orlando
Author: 0 Three of four state teams in NCAA to play in Orlando

The Eagles won the regular season and conference tournament championships of the Atlantic Sun and have a 26-7 overall record. Florida State was 25-8 and 12-6 in the ACC, while Florida was 24-8 and 14-4 in the Southeastern Conference. The Seminoles begin play in the 2017 NCAA Tournament ranked 13 in the latest NCAA RPI. The 'Noles also sport on of the deepest benches in all of college basketball, a reasons why some think Florida State can make a deep tournament run.

Sports Bournemouth 3 - 2 West Ham: 6 Talking Points From The Match
Author: 0 Bournemouth 3 - 2 West Ham: 6 Talking Points From The Match

A stutter in the run-up by penalty taker Afobe was an attempt to confused Randolph, but Afobe scuffed the penalty, as it went straight into the arms of Randolph. But in truth, the Cherries were worth their win which should go some way towards securing their Premier League status. Instead Bournemouth hauled themselves level when King expertly flicked a loose ball in the area over Jose Fonte before holding off the defender's half-hearted challenge and tucking the ball past Darren Randolph.

Sports Colts reportedly sign pass-rusher Jabaal Sheard
Author: 0 Colts reportedly sign pass-rusher Jabaal Sheard

However, Sheard's productivity slipped a bit throughout 2016. He has 36 career sacks in 89 games and has had at least 5 in five of his six seasons. Sheard was left behind as a healthy scratch for the team's Week 11 trip to San Francisco. Jabaal Sheard has a new home - and a nice pay raise, as well. He was the Colts' most productive pass rusher a year ago, but he's still not a true pass rusher and he'll be 32 when the regular season starts.

Sports Markieff Morris hits controversial game-winner as Wizards edge Blazers in overtime
Author: 0 Markieff Morris hits controversial game-winner as Wizards edge Blazers in overtime

The over is also a ideal 5-0 in the Wizards' last five games, has hit in four of their last five road games and is 22-6 in their last 28 games when they're playing on zero rest. Instead of reinserting Tyson Chandler into the starting lineup, Watson chose to give his veteran big man a ninth consecutive game off, and went small with rookie forward Derrick Jones Jr.

Sports Will Power wins Grand Prix pole - again
Author: 0 Will Power wins Grand Prix pole - again

Takuma Sato and Tony Kanaan qualified fifth and sixth. Kimball's vehicle collected Carlos Munoz (No. 14 ABC Supply AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet). He started dead last after a crash in the qualifying rounds, but took the lead on Lap 36. Simon Pagenaud, Helio Castroneves, Ed Jones, Conor Daly and Sebastien Bourdais eliminated. Defending series champion Simon Pagenaud and three-time Grand Prix victor Helio Castroneves will start 14th and 16th, respectfully.

Sports Kelvin Gastelum: GSP's Immediate Title Shot Doesn't Make Sense
Author: 0 Kelvin Gastelum: GSP's Immediate Title Shot Doesn't Make Sense

According to a written article by MMA Fighting , it reports that Vitor Belfort's MMA career is coming to an end after competing at UFC 212 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. But if the UFC doesn't entertain the idea, Belfort's next fight will be his last. Add No. 10-ranked Kelvin Gastelum to the list of fighters not happy with Georges St-Pierre's immediate middleweight title opportunity, after an nearly four-year layoff.

Author: 0 Jets a Leading Contender for Dont'a Hightower

Albert Breer of The MMQB tweeted Saturday night that, "at least one team involved in talks with Hightower is now convinced he'll return to the Patriots ". If Hightower comes to Florham Park it could mean the departure of another Jets' fixture. Signing Hightower would immediately change that. The Jets would save $6.5 million in cap space by cutting Harris.

Sports Brock Lesnar Destroys Kevin Owens At WWE Live Event In MSG
Author: 0 Brock Lesnar Destroys Kevin Owens At WWE Live Event In MSG

WWE Hall of Famer Jim Ross knows a thing or two about high profile WrestleMania matches and he recently spoke to Sports Illustrated about a number of topics including who he thinks will walk out of Mania with the big red belt. He would end up making his return towards the end of 2016 and would end up feuding with Brock Lesnar. Then there next bout would be in the Royal Rumble when Goldberg would end up eliminating Lesnar quickly.

Author: 0 Kyle Busch sets off brawl with Logano, crew

The Joe Gibbs Racing driver and Team Penske driver made contact on the final lap of the race, sending Busch's No. 18 spinning down toward the pit lane. But the feud involving Logano and Busch, the 2015 Cup champ, will be the top storyline as the series travels to Phoenix for next week's race. "I about crashed on entry and I was trying to gather it up by the center and I was going to spin out".

Sports PSG deny players were in a nightclub days before Barca game
Author: 0 PSG deny players were in a nightclub days before Barca game

It's a game that will go down in history because of the dramatic conclusion, but Barcelona couldn't have got over the line without a few calls going their way. I was reminded of a Woody Allen interview with the Sunday supplement of L'Equipe when he claimed that he admired cinema and theatre so much as they were capable of transporting the public to a different place .

Author: 0 Kurt Warner offers Brock Osweiler advice on picking his next team

Griffin is being let go one day before he would have been due a $750,000 roster bonus, said the person who spoke Friday to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced the move. A year ago, re-signing Ryan Fitzpatrick was their top priority. He could still be traded by the Redskins, who also inked wide receiver Terrelle Pryor to a one-year package worth up to $8 million.

Sports CONFIRMED lineups: Real Madrid vs Betis, 2017 La Liga
Author: 0 CONFIRMED lineups: Real Madrid vs Betis, 2017 La Liga

Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas gifted Real Betis the lead after a shocking error at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday night. As for Betis, Ruben Castro returned to the XI after missing their mid-week clash with Deportivo La Coruna , while Sanabria and Dani Ceballos kept their places in the 5-3-2 formation.

Sports Julius Peppers agrees to deal with Panthers
Author: 0 Julius Peppers agrees to deal with Panthers

The Minnesota Vikings' defense will need a new commanding officer. He was a five-time Pro Bowler in Carolina and helped the Panthers reach Super Bowl XXXVIII after the 2003 season. Siliga split last season between the Seattle Seahawks and the Buccaneers, notching 10 tackles and one sack in 10 games. He'll sign the contract after he passes a physical Saturday morning.

Sports Expect some ACC flavor in Greenville for NCAA tourney
Author: 0 Expect some ACC flavor in Greenville for NCAA tourney

The Tar Heels are 51-10 all-time as a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament . Williams is 26-0 all-time in the NCAA Tournament's round of 64. In case you missed it, the North Carolina Tar Heels were named as the number one seed in the South Region .

Sports 'Why would I want to leave?' - Griezmann on Man Utd speculation
Author: 0 'Why would I want to leave?' - Griezmann on Man Utd speculation

The Atletico Madrid forward has continued his goal scoring form from last season and has already notched up 20 goals and assisted a further 10 in all competitions. "The teammates I have are the best, a top manager, so I'm very good here and there's no reason to leave". What seems increasingly apparently is that even if the agents associated with Griezmann's possible move to Old Trafford are keen to promote a possible move, the player does not seem convinced by the prospect of a switch to the ...

Author: 0 Martin Truex Jr. Paces Opening Cup Practice From Las Vegas

Crew chief Rodney Childers said on the team's radio the No. 4's race is over. "When we race, what time, the grip levels, the tire combinations, the vehicle sensitivities are all huge as to the excitement level I think you're gonna feel in a race, but I think looking at the stages in general it's an enhancement, but it's not a cure all for everything that we want to make better in our sport", he said.