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Hoyas dismiss coach John Thompson III after 13 seasons - ESPN

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 13:26

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Hoyas dismiss coach John Thompson III after 13 seasons
ESPN
Thompson spent the past 13 seasons in charge of the Hoyas, going 278-151 with eight NCAA tournament appearances. The Hoyas finished 14-18 this season, including a 5-13 mark in Big East play. "It is with profound regret and deep appreciation that I ...
John Thompson III Fired by Georgetown After 13 Seasons with HoyasBleacher Report
John Thompson III out as Georgetown's head basketball coachUSA TODAY
John Thompson III is out as Georgetown coachSB Nation
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Undisputed reacts to Martellus Bennett's tweets ripping the NFL over celebration 'training' - FOXSports.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 10:02

FOXSports.com

Undisputed reacts to Martellus Bennett's tweets ripping the NFL over celebration 'training'
FOXSports.com
In an attempt to educate players on the finer points of acceptable touchdown celebrations and cut down on the rising number of celebration penalties, the NFL is "developing an educational training video for players to show clear examples of appropriate ...
Time to flag the NFL for wasting everyone's time with 'educational' video on how to celebrateNew York Daily News
Martellus Bennett scoffs at NFL's training video for celebrationsNBCSports.com
Bennett rips NFL celebration 'training video'Yahoo Sports
Comcast SportsNet New England -CBSSports.com -The Boston Globe -Washington Post
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Tony Romo, Adrian Peterson stuck in free agency waiting season - NFL.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:53

Toro Times

Tony Romo, Adrian Peterson stuck in free agency waiting season
NFL.com
In its never-ending quest to be a 52-week sport, the NFL added a new section to the calendar. Welcome to waiting season. More than two weeks after this year's low-wattage free agency cycle started, so much remains unknown. The phrase "Tony Romo ...
Why the Tony Romo-Cowboys breakup hasn't happened -- yetESPN (blog)
Here's what Tony Romo trade prospects look like as Cowboys approach critical periodYahoo Sports
Think trading Tony Romo would be a good idea? Bob Sturm says it might not be wise; here's whyDallas News
Houston Chronicle -The Denver Post -Fort Worth Star Telegram (blog) -The Landry Hat
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Johnny Manziel, Sean Payton Reportedly Discussed QB's Return to Football - Bleacher Report

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:45

Off the Record

Johnny Manziel, Sean Payton Reportedly Discussed QB's Return to Football
Bleacher Report
New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton and Johnny Manziel reportedly spoke about the quarterback's return to football over breakfast during Super Bowl week, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com. Rapoport added: Ian Rapoport @RapSheet.
Sean Payton reportedly speaking with Johnny ManzielNBCSports.com
Johnny Manziel: May be eyeing return to footballCBSSports.com
Sean Payton met with Johnny Manziel, discussed possible return to football: reportNOLA.com
The Advocate -Niners Nation -Arrowhead Addict -247Sports
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March Madness 2017: Sweet 16 brackets, predictions, picks for NCAA Tournament - CBSSports.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:44

CBSSports.com

March Madness 2017: Sweet 16 brackets, predictions, picks for NCAA Tournament
CBSSports.com
Yes, the first round of the NCAA Tournament was pretty much chalk, but the second round finally gave us the stunners we're used to seeing this time of year and plenty of close games. Top overall seed Villanova, No. 2 seed Duke and No. 2 seed Louisville ...
Defense, domination and disappointment: Takeaways from first half of the Sweet 16Sports Illustrated
NCAA Tournament 2017: B/R Expert Predictions, Updated Results for Sweet 16Bleacher Report
March Madness 2017: Xavier stuns Arizona; Kansas crushes Purdue as Sweet 16 beginsWashington Post
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March Madness 2017: Sweet 16 brackets, predictions, picks for NCAA Tournament - CBSSports.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 09:44

CBSSports.com

March Madness 2017: Sweet 16 brackets, predictions, picks for NCAA Tournament
CBSSports.com
Yes, the first round of the NCAA Tournament was pretty much chalk, but the second round finally gave us the stunners we're used to seeing this time of year and plenty of close games. Top overall seed Villanova, No. 2 seed Duke and No. 2 seed Louisville ...
Sweet 16 picks: Who will win every game?Sports Illustrated
NCAA Bracket 2017: Full Weekend Tournament Schedule and PredictionsBleacher Report
March Madness bracket 2017: Predictions for Sweet 16 and Elite EightSB Nation
cleveland.com -New York Daily News -Washington Post -Florida Times-Union
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Fortune magazine crowns Theo Epstein 'world's greatest leader' - ESPN

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:55

ESPN

Fortune magazine crowns Theo Epstein 'world's greatest leader'
ESPN
The Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations finished in the top spot, ahead of Alibaba founder Jack Ma, Pope Francis at No. 3, Melinda Gates at No. 4 and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos rounding out the top five. Epstein, who helped end the Boston Red Sox ...
Cubs' Theo Epstein adds another title: world's greatest leaderFOXSports.com
Theo Epstein tops Fortune's list of world leadersChicago Tribune
Theo Epstein's Reaction To Being Named World's Greatest Leader Is PricelessNESN.com
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Appeals court overturns Sam Ukwuachu's conviction on sexual assault charges - ESPN

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:34

ESPN

Appeals court overturns Sam Ukwuachu's conviction on sexual assault charges
ESPN
A Texas appeals court ruled late Wednesday to overturn the sexual assault conviction of former Baylor football player Sam Ukwuachu and grant him a new trial. A three-judge panel determined that the trial court should have allowed into evidence a series ...
Texas appeals court overturns ex-Baylor player's convictionFOXSports.com
Former Baylor player Sam Ukwuachu's sexual assault conviction overturnedSporting News
Ex-Baylor football player Sam Ukwuachu's sexual assault conviction overturned, new trial orderedDallas News (blog)
USA TODAY -Bleacher Report -Yahoo Sports -KXXV News Channel 25
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How would this year's Sweet 16 have played out in football? - ESPN

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:18

ESPN

How would this year's Sweet 16 have played out in football?
ESPN
How would Michigan's football team do if this year's Sweet 16 were played out on the football field? Answer: Pretty good. Gregory Shamus/Getty Images. Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment. 9:00 AM ET. Ted MillerESPN ...
Previewing the NCAA tournament's Sweet 16 showdowns on ThursdayUSA TODAY
Sweet 16 point-spread picks to help you forget about your ruined bracketWashington Post
March Madness 2017: How to watch NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 online, live streamCBSSports.com
NCAA.com -Yahoo Sports -Heavy.com
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How Michigan became the feel-good story of the NCAA tournament - ESPN

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 08:13

ESPN

How Michigan became the feel-good story of the NCAA tournament
ESPN
It has been a tumultuous two weeks for Michigan. The Wolverines have turned a plane scare into a Big Ten title to become one of the hottest teams in the NCAA tournament. (1:36). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment.
Tipping Off: Michigan talked Super Bowl on way to Sweet 16FOXSports.com
NCAA tournament viewing guide: What, when and where to watch Sweet 16Sports Illustrated
NCAA tournament 2017: Start times, live TV schedule for Sweet 16 on ThursdaySB Nation
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Top-ranked prospect Michael Porter Jr. wants release from Washington - Syracuse.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 07:59

Syracuse.com

Top-ranked prospect Michael Porter Jr. wants release from Washington
Syracuse.com
Mike Hopkins talks to reporters after he was introduced as Washington's new head NCAA college basketball coach, Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Seattle. One of Hopkins' first tasks as head coach will be to try to convince top-ranked recruit Michael ...
Michael Porter Jr. to ask Washington for release from commitmentESPN
Hochman: Porter to Mizzou? Until it's official, fans will be nervousSTLtoday.com
Michael Porter Jr. says 'it could be something real special' to play at MissouriKansas City Star
Yahoo Sports -NewsOK.com -Troy Nunes is an Absolute Magician -USA TODAY High School Sports
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Martellus Bennett rips NFL in epic Twitter rant - 247Sports

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 05:24

247Sports

Martellus Bennett rips NFL in epic Twitter rant
247Sports
The NFL is developing an educational video on celebration rules for the players and Martellus Bennett is clearly not a fan. Here's a look at what he had to say about it in a series of tweets. Start Slideshow ...

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Packers: Running back Christine Michael re-signed, 2 other players visit - Madison.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 05:15

Madison.com

Packers: Running back Christine Michael re-signed, 2 other players visit
Madison.com
Christine Michael celebrates his 43-yard touchdown run during the third quarter of the Packers' 30-27 win over the Bears on Dec. 18 in Chicago. packers francois 3-23. ASSOCIATED PRESS ARCHIVES. Free agent defensive end Ricky Jean Francois spent ...
Christine Michael a decent fallback, but Packers need more running backsESPN (blog)
Cowherd is correct, the Packers are wasting the talent of Aaron RodgersYahoo Sports
Packers re-sign RB Christine MichaelFOXSports.com
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Cavaliers frustrated with lack of defensive effort, toughness - ESPN

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:59

ESPN

Cavaliers frustrated with lack of defensive effort, toughness
ESPN
LeBron James breaks down the changes the Cavs need to make after their poor performance against the Nuggets. (1:29). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment. 5:02 AM ET. Dave McMenaminESPN Staff Writer. Close.
LeBron James, Tyronn Lue question Cavaliers' toughness as playoffs approachcleveland.com
Nikola Jokic's Nuggets dismantle the Cavs, get one step closer to playoffsYahoo Sports
Nuggets cruise past Cavs 126-113 (Mar 22, 2017)FOXSports.com
USA TODAY -NBA.com -Cleveland Scene Weekly -The Denver Post
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Indiana Pacers forward Paul George preparing for challenge of post season - NBA.com

Thu, 03/23/2017 - 00:00

The Boston Globe

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George preparing for challenge of post season
NBA.com
BOSTON – He watched the fights breaking out among NBA players in two games on Tuesday night. They reminded Paul George that he was approaching his favorite time of the year. “Guys are starting to get feisty,” said George. “They're starting to bring ...
Isaiah Thomas on Celtics: 'Things are clicking for us'ESPN (blog)
Celtics dispatch potential playoff foe in PacersBoston Herald
Paul George: 'We're just not getting it done'Indianapolis Star
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Think trading Tony Romo would be a good idea? Bob Sturm says it might not be wise; here's why - Dallas News

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 23:23

Dallas News

Think trading Tony Romo would be a good idea? Bob Sturm says it might not be wise; here's why
Dallas News
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) reacts to wide receiver Dez Bryant's (88) big catch in overtime, setting up the winning field goal at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, October 5, 2014. The Cowboys beat the Texans in overtime 20-17.

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Russell Westbrook first to be perfect on FGs, FTs in triple-double - ESPN

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 22:47

ESPN

Russell Westbrook first to be perfect on FGs, FTs in triple-double
ESPN
Russell Westbrook grabs his 10th defensive rebound of the game, giving him his 35th triple-double of the season. He follows that up with a full-court pass to Taj Gibson for a dunk. (0:26). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email ...
Westbrook posts 35th triple-double; Thunder roll past 76ersFOXSports.com
Russell Westbrook 1st Ever To Triple-Double Without Missing Shot, Free ThrowBleacher Report
Russell Westbrook records NBA's first perfect triple-doubleSports Illustrated
NBA.com -Yahoo Sports -Los Angeles Times -NewsOK.com
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A rough, emotional first day for top seeds at Match Play - Golf.com

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 20:41

Golf.com

A rough, emotional first day for top seeds at Match Play
Golf.com
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Defending champion Jason Day lasted only six holes at the Dell Technologies Match Play until a heavy heart forced an early departure. Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth might not be far behind. The opening round of golf's most ...
Tearful Jason Day pulls out of WGC to be with stricken motherCNN
Day heads home as his mother faces lung cancer surgeryUSA TODAY
Jason Day's wife sends emotional note after family's lung cancer revelationFor The Win
Washington Post -Business Insider -UPI.com -SB Nation
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Hidden behind stoic poker face, Kansas' Frank Mason dismantles opponents - CBSSports.com

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 19:49

CBSSports.com

Hidden behind stoic poker face, Kansas' Frank Mason dismantles opponents
CBSSports.com
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The best description of Frank Mason's demeanor is really no description at all. Mount Rushmore has more range of emotion. A block of wood is more expressive. Any guesses as to what the Kansas guard is thinking at any given moment ...
Oregon's Dillon Brooks ready to assert himself in star-studded Midwest RegionalSports Illustrated
NCAA bracket 2017: Purdue vs. Kansas start time, TV channel, and streaming optionsSB Nation
How they were built: Kansas vs. PurdueYahoo Sports
Indianapolis Star -New York Post -Chicago Tribune -Kansas City Star
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