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Is Kyle Shanahan Ready To Be A Head Coach?

Regarding the six-year deals both Lynch and Shanahan received, 49ers CEO Jed York explained the reasoning behind that decision. The 49ers parted ways with their last two coaches after just one year of multi-year contracts. Shanahan is the son of two-time Super Bowl winning head coach Mike Shanahan , who also won a title as offensive coordinator in San Francisco in 1994. Read More

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Phil Jackson's tweet appears to be critical of Carmelo Anthony

Phil Jackson's tweet appears to be critical of Carmelo Anthony

With the trade deadline looming on February 23, the Knicks must decide whether they wish to part with their former franchise cornerstone. Temporarily committing to defense in the third quarter - holding Los Angeles to 20 points on 39.1 percent shooting (9-for-23), including just 1-for-7 from 3-point range - NY built a game-high 10-point lead at the start of the final quarter on a Porzingis trey. Read More

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Iheanacho Dropped Again As Jesus Fires City Past Swansea

The impact of Gabriel Jesus, who has scored three goals in his first two full games following a £27million move from Palmeiras, has only served to weaken Aguero's position. Dortmund would likely command big money for the 27-year-old, who has 60 goals in his last 73 games for the Bundesliga giants. "In the time it takes for that ball to go back and be taken from the correct place, I am confident my team is in a more organised state than it was when they took the free kick". Read More

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Lance Stephenson, Mario Chalmers Coming To Cavs?

Rookie point guard Kay Felder has shown improvement, but the Cavs aren't getting what they need from the second unit and will see if Hinrich can help. Cleveland's backcourt needs - and James' wishes - were underlined in the loss to the Mavericks. In 27 minutes a night , he averaged 9.7 points, 4.8 assists, and 3.0 rebounds per game. Read More

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Renard dream ended as Egypt, Ghana make semis

Renard dream ended as Egypt, Ghana make semis

Egypt provided more late drama at the African Nations Cup when they snatched the last place in the semifinals with an 87th-minute goal to beat Morocco 1-0 on Sunday. Egypt will now fly to Gabon's capital Libreville where they will take on Burkina Faso in the first semi-final on Wednesday. The newly-inaugurated VEEP of Ghana , however, cautioned the team to be wary of Cameroon , as they might not be an easy team to vanquish. Read More

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Egypt edge Morocco to book last AFCON 2017 semi-final berth

The seven-times winners were on the back foot for much of the last eight game against their north African rivals but grabbed the victor from an 87th minute corner. We have a game in just 48 hours but I have to adapt with that. "We both had chances but we were lucky to get the goal from a dead ball", said Cuper. Renard, who was bidding to win his third Afcon title with as many teams, after previously taking the crown with Zambia and the Ivory Coast , was gracious in defeat. Read More

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Shabaab attacks Kenya army base in Somalia

Shabaab attacks Kenya army base in Somalia

But Kenyan military spokesman P.M. Njuguna in a statement says the "rumors" being spread by al-Shabab are false. Al-Qaida's East African affiliate is fighting to impose a strict version of Islam in the Horn of Africa nation. Residents in the remote town of Kulbiyow said casualties were feared after explosions and gunfire broke out between the military and militants, Xinhua news agency reported. Read More

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Federer beats Wawrinka to reach Aussie final

Federer beats Wawrinka to reach Aussie final

With both Federer and Nadal the wrong side of thirty, both ranked low in the draw and having failed to win a grand slam between them since 2013, it was widely assumed that tennis fans had seen the last of the pair in a major final. "The only thing I can say is, God is good". The Spaniard broke twice more in the second set but lost his own three times and Dimitrov levelled the match, converting his fifth set point. Read More

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Knicks Contacted Celtics, Clippers About Carmelo Anthony Trade

Knicks Contacted Celtics, Clippers About Carmelo Anthony Trade

According to Fox Sports , the Cavaliers will do the Knicks a favor if they send Love to ny in exchange for Anthony. "If they want to go in a different direction, that's something I have to consider", he added later. Phil has no use for Carmelo Anthony . Alas, the Cavaliers reportedly turned down the alleged offer, meaning the Anthony-Phil Jackson drama shall continue. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp SLAMMED by Verheijen

Jurgen Klopp SLAMMED by Verheijen

Liverpool have had a hard start to 2017, managing just one win from their seven games so far this year. "The reason nobody predicted Liverpool to win the league at the beginning of the season is because you look at the squad and it didn't look as good as the other three or four top sides so Klopp deserves great credit for actually getting more out of that squad and team than I thought he would be able to". Read More

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Fleetwood holds off pack at Abu Dhabi

Fleetwood holds off pack at Abu Dhabi

Major winners Dustin Johnson (68), Martin Kaymer (69) and Henrik Stenson (69) were in the chase all day, with three-time victor Kaymer leading on his own for two holes before dropping three shots in a five-hole stretch around the turn. He smashed a 3-wood downwind toward the green, shouting at the ball as it flew through the air, and it settled more than 300 yards later in the heart of the putting surface. Read More

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Jamie Redknapp: Chelsea won't win the title without this player

Jamie Redknapp: Chelsea won't win the title without this player

Costa missed Chelsea's 3-0 win at Leicester City last weekend due to a back problem, amid reports he had rowed with a fitness coach after being unsettled by a big-money offer from China. "Obviously it's good to have him back". 'I don't know (if he is awake). Chelsea striker Costa is Sky Bet's 5/2 favourite to finish the season with the most goals and there are two other players priced up ahead of Sanchez. Read More

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Luke Shaw 'set for more game time with Manchester United'

Luke Shaw 'set for more game time with Manchester United'

The Independent had reported that Shaw , 21, is "almost certain" to be on his way out of the club, saying that United manager Jose Mourinho was frustrated at the left-back's lack of development. One of the nicest surprises of the Premier League so far is Peter Crouch's "resurrection" as the 35-year-old veteran scored three games in a row after being benched nearly entire season. Read More

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Julio Jones will play in 2016 NFC Championship Game

Julio Jones will play in 2016 NFC Championship Game

In the fourth quarter of last week's win over Seattle, Jones left the game and didn't return, but he wasn't concerned after doctors examined him a few minutes later. "It works for me to be limited throughout practice and be able to go Sunday". In his first All-Pro season past year, Jones had the second-best season in National Football League history with 136 catches and 1,871 yards receiving. Read More

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49ers plan to offer Kyle Shanahan head coaching job

The search was then down to Shanahan and Seattle Seahawks offensive line coach Tom Cable. Shanahan, 37, is the son of longtime NFL head coach Mike Shanahan , and has coached in the league since 2004. The 49ers have interviewed several other candidates for General Manager. The interview with Ballard never happened because the Chiefs reportedly blocked it; a source says the team gave Ballard a salary increase in response. Read More

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Floyd Mayweather Still Down to Fight Conor McGregor as a 'Businessman'

While the possible boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor continue to gain popularity, odds for the anticipated faceoff have surfaced online. "You're a (expletive) comedian", Mayweather said of White's offer, before asking the cameraman to look up the value of his Hublot watch. "We're the A-side and I don't know how much money he has made but I'm pretty sure he hasn't even made $10 million in an MMA bout". Read More

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Joey Porter to coach for Steelers on Sunday

Joey Porter to coach for Steelers on Sunday

Today our office was able to view... "Out office will proceed on those charges and barring any additional evidence that is brought forward, we will withdraw the other charges at the appropriate time". "Most importantly, I regret that I touched the police officer and I sincerely apologize for that action". The independent Citizen Police Review Board said that it is also reviewing the arrest in hopes of helping people "discern facts from speculation". Read More

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Tottenham Hotspur v West Brom preview

The side were also knocked out of the Champions League following a disappointing European campaign in which they struggled for form. "Today it's about maturity and learning from this period". Nyom asked not to be included in his country's squad for the Africa Cup of Nations and he was omitted from the final 23-man roster. However, West Brom still want written permission from Cameroon to use Nyom in club games during the tournament to avoid risking action from Federation Internationale de ... Read More

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Do you like the Vance Joseph hire?

He also had several stints as a football coach at Colorado, as a graduate assistant from 1999 to 2001 and as the defensive backs coach from 2002 to 2003. Joseph's hire at offensive coordinator, and the ensuing call on who plays QB in 2017, could be the two factors that determine his success in Denver . Read More

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