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Sport Atlanta Falcons sign defensive tackle Dontari Poe
Author: 0 Atlanta Falcons sign defensive tackle Dontari Poe

One of the most sought-after free agents of the year, Poe spent the last week making the rounds and gauging his market. That's what I'm thinking as I see the reported numbers on Dontari Poe's new contract with the Atlanta Falcons. On his five-year career, Poe has 202 tackles (156 solo), 13 sacks, two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and 12 passes defensed. Interestingly, all three of his touchdowns have come on offense as he has 2 rushing TD's and 1 passing TD.

Author: 0 Latavius Murray signs with Vikings as Adrian Peterson's potential replacement

But as Murray pointed out in his first interview with Vikings.com's Mike Wobschall, No. 28 did manage to double his touchdowns from 2015 (6) last season to 12. Murray proved to be a valuable back and one well more than worth the sixth-round pick the Raiders spent on him in the 2013 draft. Murray should be given every opportunity to handle lead-back work, but Jerick McKinnon is still in the picture.

Sport Boullier: McLaren chassis masked by power issues
Author: 0 Boullier: McLaren chassis masked by power issues

Such a move would be fraught with complications, that's even if Honda agreed to a "divorce", but with McLaren targeting a title sponsor for 2018 continuing "as is" is only further damaging a brand already in trouble after four seasons without a single win.

Sport Gordmans Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:GMAN) Seeing Rampant Activity Today
Author: 0 Gordmans Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:GMAN) Seeing Rampant Activity Today

ATR can display volatility of stocks, ETFs and indexes. Moving toward other technical indicators, Gordmans Stores, Inc. Many research firms have provided their ratings on Gordmans Stores, Inc. Thus the company showed an Earnings Surprise of 7.4 Percent. Stock exchanged hands with the total volume of 2.55 Million shares, as contrast to its average volume of 1.96 Million shares.

Author: 0 LeBron James leads Cleveland Cavaliers with 52nd double-triple of career

Reggie Jackson, who scored at least 19 points in four of his previous five games, shot 3 of 13 and finished with six points. Buoyed by a 15-point first quarter from Irving and nine points, four rebounds and four assists from James, Cleveland led by 18 after one and was ideal on seven 3-pointers in a 44-point quarter.

Sport UEFA Champions League result: AS Monaco knockout Manchester City
Author: 0 UEFA Champions League result: AS Monaco knockout Manchester City

Jardim feels teams should feel wary about facing Monaco and believes it would be wrong for anyone to assume that they or Leicester City would be pushovers in the quarter-finals. "We have to recover because it was quite a hard game and then we have to think about Liverpool". City were first breached in the eighth minute by Mbappe, who had already forced a fine save from Willy Caballero, and their defence was cut open time after time .

Sport England want to play All Blacks in $5 million showdown
Author: 0 England want to play All Blacks in $5 million showdown

The world's richest union is going outside the current schedule and trying to tempt the All Blacks to play at Twickenham late this year, but this is apparently only the beginning as England seek to "globally dominate the game". The All Blacks have a hectic year including hosting the British and Irish Lions, but have been keen on a fourth match on their end of year tour north.

Sport Thanks Obama. Former President picks UVA over UNCW Thursday
Author: 0 Thanks Obama. Former President picks UVA over UNCW Thursday

Finally, Duke will triumph over North Carolina by a small margin, marking one of the most intense games in March Madness history. As a No. 7 seed a year ago, Mike Neighbors' Huskies introduced themselves to the national stage with a magical run to the Final Four, upsetting Maryland , Kentucky and Stanford, the Nos.

Sport Adam Johnson refused leave to appeal against child abuse conviction
Author: 0 Adam Johnson refused leave to appeal against child abuse conviction

The ex -England worldwide had, plead guilty to sexual activity with a child and one count of grooming. His first appeal against sentence was rejected by a single judge in July and today three Appeal Court judges confirmed the ruling. Johnson's fight against conviction was based on criticism that the trial judge "misdirected" the jury on issues of his "credibility". The appeal court heard Johnson was subjected to "emotive and highly prejudicial" questioning from the prosecution over his ...

Sport Jose Fernandez operated boat 'impaired, in a reckless manner' in deadly crash
Author: 0 Jose Fernandez operated boat 'impaired, in a reckless manner' in deadly crash

The agency confirmed their findings since the damage to Fernandez's body was consistent with damage to the boat's center console. Emilio Jesus Macias, 27, and Eduardo Rivero, 25, were killed along with Fernandez, 24. She also said she didn't know her son to be a heavy drinker or user of drugs. The families of Macias and Rivero have since filed wrongful-death lawsuits.

Sport Jermain Defoe, Marcus Rashford named in England squad
Author: 0 Jermain Defoe, Marcus Rashford named in England squad

Midfielders: Eric Dier, Adam Lallana, Jake Livermore, Dele Alli, Michail Antonio, Ross Barkley, Jesse Lingard , Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Nathan Redmond, Raheem Sterling, James Ward-Prowse. England face Germany in Dortmund next Wednesday, before then taking on Lithuania in a World Cup 2018 qualifier four days later at Wembley Stadium.

Sport USC overcomes bad memory, Providence in NCAA Tournament play-in game
Author: 0 USC overcomes bad memory, Providence in NCAA Tournament play-in game

The Providence College Friars led by as much as 17 points in the second half before falling 75-71 to the USC Trojans in the NCAA Tournament's First Four on Wednesday night. Lindsey and Rodney Bullock each scored 17. He knocked down four 3-pointers in the first ten minutes of the game and finished the first half with 15 points.

Sport Liverpool teen Ben Woodburn is in Wales squad
Author: 0 Liverpool teen Ben Woodburn is in Wales squad

Liverpool teenager Ben Woodburn has been called into the senior Wales squad for the first time for their clash with the Republic of Ireland on March 24. "If Ben wanted to play for England there's absolutely nothing we could do about it because our players aren't contracted with us, it's up to him". Woodburn will feature alongside Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey in Wales' latest 23-man squad after they both returned from recent injuries with their clubs.

Sport Issa Hayatou And Ahmad Facing Off For CAF Presidency
Author: 0 Issa Hayatou And Ahmad Facing Off For CAF Presidency

Hayatou, who is banking on votes from the Francophone countries to win the election, believes he still has a lot to offer African football. Hayatou has been the President of CAF since being appointed back in 1988, and despite several controversies throughout his career he has been able - until now - to withstand any opposition that came against him.

Sport Aitor Karanka, Middlesbrough Officially Part Ways
Author: 0 Aitor Karanka, Middlesbrough Officially Part Ways

In a statement on their official website , Middlesbrough revealed that both they and Karanka agreed it was in the "best interests" of the club to part company. Karanka, who oversaw promotion last season, has had a strained relationship with some players. Gibson reckons he has provided Karanka with enough talent to establish Boro as a mid-table outfit in the Premier League.

Author: 0 Djokovic's 19-match win streak ends at Indian Wells

Federer fired 12 aces - his fastest serve registering 131 miles per hour - and never faced a break point against Johnson, who reached 136 on the radar gun and fought off all four break points against him. "It was a lovely match , and I tried to go out on court and enjoy it and fight for it". "I played I think a solid match (today)". They have been drawn in the so-called quarter of death - which also featured Novak Djokovic, Juan Martin del Potro, Nick Kyrgios, Alexander Zverev and ...

Sport Terence Newman remains with Vikings
Author: 0 Terence Newman remains with Vikings

At 38-years-old, Terence Newman has spent nearly half of his life as a cornerback in the NFL. Veteran cornerback Terence Newman has agreed to terms on a contract that keeps him with the Minnesota Vikings for at least one more season. The 6-foot-2, 200-pound receiver develop a strong rapport with quarterback Sam Bradford in their first season together, and posted three 100-yard plus receiving performances, including a 202-yard, two touchdown performance against NFC North rival Green Bay.

Sport Samir Nasri brands Vardy a 'cheat' after Sevilla clash
Author: 0 Samir Nasri brands Vardy a 'cheat' after Sevilla clash

It was Vardy's first but crucially Nasri's second on the night. And things continued to get worse for Sevilla as their manager Jorge Sampaoli was sent to the stands after Steven N'Zonzi missed a penalty. Look at the image. Yes he did it, but he did it well. "If I tell the truth I think you won't be able to write it". He genuinely holds bad feelings towards Vardy.

Sport Champions League: Mbappe v Sane
Author: 0 Champions League: Mbappe v Sane

In the second half, our opponents had a response, it's normal, but we held out well... "The competition is so demanding". "I think we can reach the final, but of course the other teams will think the same and that doesn't make it easier", he said.

Author: 0 Atletico move on to UCL quarterfinals as Oblak triple save denies Leverkusen

I saw the ball and went for it. "The Champions League is always special and this is important for the club". This, then, should be a night of celebration for Atletico , who will reach a fourth consecutive European Cup quarter-final. "We need to give our all again on Wednesday", said the Spanish global. City, who have consistently been one of Europe's biggest spending clubs, have now failed to get past the last 16 in four of the last five years.

Sport Europa League: Rostov aiming to make history against Manchester United
Author: 0 Europa League: Rostov aiming to make history against Manchester United

United have the advantage in this second leg clash on Thursday, after last week's 1-1 draw against Rostov away from home. Today, according to The AP , the Russian league has made a decision to ban Rostov from playing their home games at the Olimp-2 ground, stating that they can only return once the pitch has improved.

Author: 0 Raiders free agent RB Latavius Murray to visit Vikings

Murray's name had been associated with the Seahawks, but with Eddie Lacy having signed with Seattle, Murray could potentially land a deal with the Vikings, who allowed Adrian Peterson to hit the open market. In the Raiders' last four games, Murray's rushing total went from 103 yards to 81 to 40 to 11. "He rushed 12 times for 48 yards and added five receptions for 29 yards against Minnesota that season".

Author: 0 Run Up To March Madness: The Gonzaga Bulldogs

The mammoth line comes to no surprise as the Gonzaga Bulldogs (32-1) are widely recognized as one of the top teams in the country. If the Zags advance to the Final Four, it would be a milestone not just for the school but for the whole of West Coast basketball, which has been noticeably under-represented on the sport's biggest stage.

Sport UCL Match Report: Monaco v Manchester City 15 March 2017
Author: 0 UCL Match Report: Monaco v Manchester City 15 March 2017

AS Monaco lost the first leg by a deficit of two goals with the score 5-3 going in favour of Manchester City, thanks to a brace scored by Sergio Aguero. As Monaco swarmed around City's players with enough speed and accuracy to give everyone a migraine, Guardiola looked on aghast. City were undone at the Stade Louis II against a delightful Monaco side who've gained plenty of plaudits for their attacking style.

Sport Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge cleared to return after minor heart arrhythmia
Author: 0 Spurs' LaMarcus Aldridge cleared to return after minor heart arrhythmia

LaMarcus Aldridge has been cleared by doctors to return to action, four days after he was diagnosed with heart arrhythmia. Popovich said Aldridge underwent further tests Monday outside of San Antonio but his status remains unknown. As a rookie in 2007, the 6-foot-11, 260-pound Aldridge received a diagnosis of Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, which is an abnormality of the heart's electrical system that can cause an abnormal heartbeat and dizziness.

Author: 0 Cavaliers coach had to do something freakish before debuting Larry Sanders

Since suffering his knee injury on February 11 against the Denver Nuggets, the champs have added point guard Deron Williams and Larry Sanders . I had things I had to handle and as a man, as a father, as a husband. NBA executive vice president of basketball operations Kiki VanDeWeghe said in a statement Iguodala had been fined for "making inappropriate comments during a postgame media interview".

Sport Steelers sign WR Justin Hunter
Author: 0 Steelers sign WR Justin Hunter

Drafted out of the University of Tennessee in the second round of the 2013 National Football League draft by the Tennessee Titans, Hunter was seen as a receiver with tremendous potential. Hunter has 78 receptions for 1,305 yards and 12 touchdowns while playing for the Titans, the Bills and the Dolphins. He last played for the Bills, catching 10 passes for 189 yards and four touchdowns in 2016.

Sport UNC Ranked No. 6 in Final AP Men's Basketball Top 25
Author: 0 UNC Ranked No. 6 in Final AP Men's Basketball Top 25

Some might question exactly when SC knew Coates' status. They continued their conference dominance with a three-game run to the SEC Tournament championship, marking the third-straight season SC won both the regular-season and tournament titles.

Author: 0 Missouri Hires Martin to Take Over Basketball Program

Missouri has offered Cuonzo Martin its vacant men's basketball job, a source with knowledge of the offer told The Kansas City Star. Despite tough admissions standards at Cal, he's signed two five-star prospects and two four-star prospects in three seasons, including Jaylen Brown and Rabb in 2015.

Sport Barack Obama Reveals His 2017 March Madness Brackets
Author: 0 Barack Obama Reveals His 2017 March Madness Brackets

For the men, Obama picked the No.1 seed Gonzaga Bulldogs to lose to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the Sweet 16. But what about the men's tournament? There are plenty of teams that have a great chance of making the final four this year, and even going all the way, but no one can agree on a clear victor, runner up, or even a clear final four .

Sport UEFA Champions League preview: Manchester City travel to Monaco
Author: 0 UEFA Champions League preview: Manchester City travel to Monaco

The Ligue 1 leaders have scored 12 times in their four matches since the first showdown, conceding five in the process, but could be without star striker Radamel Falcao who was forced off at the weekend with a hip injury. For Manchester City , Ilkay Gundogan, Gabriel Jesus and Vincent Kompany are missing. Monaco know that they can score goals that can put them through but Manchester City are fully aware of how much they can trouble them too.

Sport Rub your eyes Leicester fans! The fairytale continues in style…
Author: 0 Rub your eyes Leicester fans! The fairytale continues in style…

Which possibly explains "Sky Sports' recent indulgence in historical revisionism":http://www.skysports.com/football/news/11712/10800449/how-craig-shakespeare-was-at-heart-of-leicesters-premier-league-win by trying to cast Craig Shakespeare as the true architect of of Leicester City's title-winning season, with Claudio Ranieri portrayed as creating more problems than he solved.

Sport 'Not going to get too wound up' over Busch-Logano flap
Author: 0 'Not going to get too wound up' over Busch-Logano flap

A couple seconds later, Logano get beside Busch, and his auto drifted up the banking and knocked Busch's vehicle into the outside wall. Kyle Busch had a gash on his forehead and blood running down his nose when he promised payback to Joey Logano.

Sport N'Golo Kante has this message for Tottenham supporters
Author: 0 N'Golo Kante has this message for Tottenham supporters

Who would you pick out of Harry Kane and Dele Alli from Tottenham? Tue, March 14, 2017 Do these pictures prove Manchester United ace Ander Herrera shouldn't have been sent off against Chelsea? We are hoping to make him a more complete player'.

Sport 49ers acquire C Jeremy Zuttah from Ravens
Author: 0 49ers acquire C Jeremy Zuttah from Ravens

San Francisco will send its own sixth-round pick (No. 186 overall) but pick up Baltimore's sixth rounder (No. 198). The trade also comes with financial relief for the Ravens. Coming off an injured 2015 season where he suffered a torn pectoral muscle that limited him to just nine games, Zuttah was able to play just his second full year as the center for quarterback Joe Flacco.

Sport Vince Carter Says He Would Beat Michael Jordan in Dunk Contest
Author: 0 Vince Carter Says He Would Beat Michael Jordan in Dunk Contest

The makes Carter the first 40-year-old to ever make 6 3-pointers in a single game. He stepped into the lineup when the Grizzlies revealed before the game Parsons had a torn meniscus in his left knee and would be out indefinitely. In addition to that, his dunks in practice - of the 360 and reverse variety - flood Twitter feeds and show us that he's still Half-Man, Half-Amazing.

Sport Boult out of second SA test
Author: 0 Boult out of second SA test

Wellington offers the most pace and bounce of all the New Zealand grounds. "Injuries are part and parcel of cricket", Southee said. "I said before the series that if we can get rid of Williamson and Taylor there's a lot of pressure on the rest of the batting lineup", du Plessis told reporters.

Sport Cheltenham Festival: Alpha Des Obeaux can bounce back in RSA Chase
Author: 0 Cheltenham Festival: Alpha Des Obeaux can bounce back in RSA Chase

Yarnworth leads the ante-post betting for the Champion Hurdle, Douvan is the clear favourite for the Queen Mother Champion Chase on Wednesday, although Altior and Un De Sceaux offer value. "I've won the race I've always wanted to win". Earlier, Willoughby Court showed stunning bravery to land the Neptune Investment Management Novice' Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.

Sport A quick look at Wisconsin-Virginia Tech in NCAA Tournament
Author: 0 A quick look at Wisconsin-Virginia Tech in NCAA Tournament

Virginia Tech has had trouble rebounding, as they are at a -2.1 rebounding margin for the season. Their next opponent would be Villanova, though. This should be a fun game, and the victor is going to have quite the task. That doesn't seem like a path to tournament pool victory. This isn't a jaw-dropping upset pick by any means, but my rating system gives the Shockers almost an 80 percent chance to down the Flyers in the First Round.

Author: 0 Cuonzo Martin steps down as California's coach after NIT loss

This weekend, Martin went as far as to say that IL "has been my school since I was a little guy", to The Mercury News . Athletic director Mike Williams says Martin informed him he was taking a job elsewhere. Sterk flew from Jefferson City to Oakland to conduct the meeting. Martin left for Tennessee after that season and went 63-41 in three seasons leading the Volunteers.

Author: 0 Glover makes sure to play in Palmer Invitational

The victor will also continue to receive a trophy, which has since been changed to honor Mr. Palmer with his swing silhouette on top of the trophy. "I was nine years old in Rockhampton and I was just getting into golf", recalls Day. With all the attention that will surround Palmer's absence, you might have forgotten about this week's strong field, which features a slew of talented worldwide players in addition to many PGA Tour regulars.