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Minnesota Vikings Pay Special Tribute to Prince

Bank Stadium is louder than Candlestick Park or Levi's Stadium. The Vikings improved to 2-0 with a signature win over the Green Bay Packers to...

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Auckland top NZ uni in Times rankings

Ms Richardson cited the Government's upcoming teaching excellence framework (TEF) - which will monitor and assess the quality of teaching in Eng...

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Vikings' Adrian Peterson to have meniscus surgery, targets playoff return

He needed crutches to exit U.S. Bank Stadium, but it does appear Peterson will be able to return at some point this season after initial fears t...

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Kevin Steele wants Auburn's defense to sharpen the axe this week

The Metairie, Louisiana, native entered the game late and nearly brought MSU back from a 17-point deficit. Instead, it turned into fright nigh...

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Gray strikes out Rockies-record 16 in 4-hitter vs Padres

Bettis, 13-7, sailed through his first five innings, allowing only one hit, a two-out solo homer by Adam Rosales in the second. That would be ...

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Victor Oladipo Believes Anthem Protests Will Happen In NBA

Because at the end of the day it's a sport, and people are gonna be looking at some guys in the National Basketball Association to see what they...

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Bills owner backs Rex Ryan's decision to fire Greg Roman

With his team off to an 0-2 start after a disappointing season previous year, it can't be a good feeling knowing ownership is speaking to player...

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Luis Enrique and Simeone unite to defend "spectacular" Neymar

Samuel Umtiti will not be available for Barcelona's La Liga game against Atletico Madrid on Wednesday due to a ligament problem, the club have...

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Goodell: A lot of work to be done before NFL approves Vegas

Goodell also addressed the NFL's openness to a franchise in Las Vegas in light of a Nevada infrastructure committee recently recommending $750 m...

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Jimmie Johnson finishes 12th in first Chase race

Disqualifying finishes for a vehicle that's out of spec after being hit during a race simply isn't a thing that should happen-even if it's the s...

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Brown: Celtic's Barcelona embarrassment is unacceptable

I'm very pleased. We're able to compete for the title, but our first goal is to win the group". Barcelona boss Luis Enrique claims Lionel M...

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Del Rio hurts knee, No. 23 Florida blanks North Texas 32-0

He may miss two games with a sprained MCL. He "should" return for the LSU game on October 8. Del Rio injured his left knee late in the third...

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Bucks agree to extension with Giannis Antetokounmpo

The two sides agreed on a four-year deal worth $100 million. The 21-year old, known as the "Greek Freak", has seen both his minutes and producti...

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Kyle Larson posts fastest speed in final Sprint Cup practice

For the first time since its inception in 2004, the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup field will feature two rookies. NASCAR announced after the...

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OR hit with devastating injuries, loses two key players likely for season

Allen went to the ground on punt coverage in the fourth quarter, rolling over on the turf while grabbing his knee. He never returned to the game...

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Who Gets The Week 1 Game Ball For The Vikings?

So when the Vikings win the Super Bowl, Hill can wear his ring proud knowing that he got the team to 1-0 before turning the vehicle keys ove...

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Martin Truex Jr. rallies to win NASCAR Chase opener

Rookie Chase Elliott appeared on his way to an easy win until Michael McDowell blew a tire and spun out, prompting a caution with five laps left...

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Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris: Why Sunderland defeat would be unacceptable

Tottenham are hardly a club in crisis. Kane was always unlikely to start Wednesday's EFL Cup match against Gillingham but Spurs travel to Midd...

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Man Utd lose 3-1 to Watford, third defeat in eight days

This is a tactical but also a mental attitude. It is the first time Mourinho has lost three straight games within the same season since he was...

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Carson Wentz: 5 Reasons Starting Rookie is Answer for Philadelphia Eagles

However, coach Doug Pederson confirmed on Monday that Wentz, who was drafted out of North Dakota State, would be under centre when the Eagles ki...

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Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings prediction: Who will win and why

At the end of the 2015 season the Minnesota Vikings came into Green Bay and beat the Packers on their home field to capture the NFC North crown....

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Arizona Cardinals vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Game preview

Now he must face Winston's Tampa Bay Buccaneers , with the second-year quarterback coming off one of his best games in a 31-24 season-opening...

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Patriots QB Garoppolo out with shoulder injury

Drake rushed for 12 yards on two carries, including a 7-yard touchdown run. Today's Miami Dolphins vs New England Patriots football game has...

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Andy Murray faces Juan Martin del Potro in Davis Cup opener

For the first time all year, and all across the tennis map, Juan Martin del Potro's resurgence might not even be the most interesting comeback s...

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'City target' Sanchez sets record with second penalty miss

Walcott also found the back of the net with Granit Xhaka scoring his first goal as an Arsenal player in extra time, a long distance screamer ...

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Texans different team than in playoff loss to Chiefs

The defense looked lost without Justin Houston, the offense was hurt by the absence of Jamaal Charles and the team fell behind early to the San ...

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Rosberg wins Singapore Grand Prix to lead F1 standings

It was good to push the whole race and get close to Nico at the end. Red Bull Racing's Daniel Ricciardo put in a gutsy performance to take sec...

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Man Utd boss Mourinho defends flat Pogba form

According to United Kingdom media outlet, The Sun, Mourinho said: " I just want Paul to forget that and to play his football . I just want Paul ...

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Cilic beats Gasquet to send Croatia into Davis Cup final

In New Delhi, Feliciano Lopez claimed a four-set victory over India's Ramkumar Ramanathan to give Spain a 1-0 lead after the first singles match...

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Robert Griffin III could miss 12 weeks with shoulder injury

The Browns (0-1) are already in scramble mode after losing quarterback Robert Griffin III for eight games — any maybe more — with a broken bon...

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Eagles players plan national anthem protest for MNF

While players are accepting of his cause, they're caught between that and focusing on football. Linebacker Danny Trevathan said there were no ...

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No. 21 Baylor beats Rice 38-10 after slow start

Briles was in the stands for the game , sitting behind the Baylor bench about 20 rows up from the field. After a botched punt by the Owls, ...

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Packers offensive line ready for challenge against Vikings

What was up with the run defense in the first half? One: His superior arm strength ought to help the Vikings stretch the field better and, ide...

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Karlberg leads Molinari in 1st round of Italian Open

The Swede had not started his second round at the Golf Club Milano when play was abandoned for the day because... Clubhouse leader Richard Gre...

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Serena Williams powers into US Open fourth round

I was like, "Oh, I have a new goal". In the fourth round, Williams will play the 52d-ranked Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan, who beat Shuai ...

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