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by | March 15, 2018 | 06:21

Last year, President Donald Trump did not fill out a bracket. An ESPN spokesperson said in a statement at the time: "We expressed our interest to the White House in continuing the presidential bracket". While those two championship game picks by Obama are pretty solid, people had a few issues with a couple of his other choices. The Huskies had their 111-game winning streak snapped by Mississippi State in last year's Final Four.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:29

As the Kirk Cousins sweepstakes heats up, sources say at least 2 teams are prepared to offer the free agent QB a 3-year, fully guaranteed contract if that's what it takes. If Cousins does sign with the Vikings, and by all indications, he will, Cousins will become the highest-paid quarterback in the NFL. The Jets got a free agent quarterback - just not the one they preferred.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:26

Adam Schefter , NFL analyst for ESPN , reports that the Baltimore Ravens have chose to release Maclin just one year into his contract , allowing the veteran to now try to find a third team in three seasons. A first-round draft pick of the Philadelphia Eagles in 2009, Maclin caught a touchdown pass in each of his first two games with Baltimore, but his performance regressed the rest of the season.

by | March 15, 2018 | 05:24

The government denies that whites are deliberately targeted and says farm murders are part of South Africa's wider violent crime problem. Afriforum expressed gratitude to Mr Dutton for acknowledging the attacks on white farmers. South Africa's foreign ministry has dismissed Mr Dutton's comments and expressed its "regret" over the lack of diplomatic communication. Those remarks were swiftly rebuked by the South African government, which accused Mr Dutton of shunning diplomatic channels ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 04:39

Manchester United or Manchester City? Former Shakhtar boss Mircea Lucescu was confident Fred would join City at the end of the season. "But, following the 2-0 win at Stoke on Monday night, City fans are waking up to the possibility that they could seal this season's Premier League crown against their nearest rivals".

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:31

The official deadline for Canada, the United States, and Mexico to submit their joint bid is this coming Friday. The three-nation committee selected Vancouver, Edmonton, Toronto and Montreal as potential host cities. "The city is extremely disappointed that Vancouver's bid to be a Federation Internationale de Football Association 2026 World Cup host city is now not being considered, as we believe hosting the biggest sporting event on earth would have offered significant economic benefits", the ...

by | March 15, 2018 | 03:16

After finishing his rookie contract, he bounced around until landing with the Eagles where he became a key part of their championship season. But Robinson would certainly represent an upgrade over Johnson Bademosi at cornerback and give them a reliable underneath corner.

by | March 15, 2018 | 02:15

General manager Steve Keim said of Mathieu , "I've never made a secret that Tyrann has always had a special place in my heart and always will". But considering he's only 25, Mathieu is probably looking for a deal in the three-year, $35 million range.

by | March 15, 2018 | 01:45

The tricky winger scored the sole goal for Chelsea in the first leg at Stamford Bridge, although it was later cancelled out by Barcelona's main man Lionel Messi , which gave them an away goal and little bit of advantage ahead of the return leg in Spain.

by | March 15, 2018 | 01:21

Bayern entered the second leg of the last-16 tie boasting a 5-0 advantage from their clash at the Allianz Arena last month. "It was a really hectic game", said Bayern captain Thomas Mueller. Bayern added a second soon after the break, when Gökhan Gonul turned home into his own net in the 46th minute. A Gokhan Gonul own goal immediately after half-time doubled Bayern's lead before Vagner Love pulled one back.

by | March 15, 2018 | 00:16

San Francisco has agreed to terms with McKinnon on a 4-year $30M contract, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . Looking at PFF rankings for running backs last season, McKinnon actually ranks as the eighth-highest graded back overall with a grade of 84.6.

by | March 14, 2018 | 23:29

Junior when I was 15", said Woods. Tiger Woods: He's the bookies favourite at the moment, and after following his T12 at the Honda Classic with a chance to force a play-off on the 72nd hole of the Valspar Championship, there's a feeling he's got a chance to win his 80th PGA Tour title this week.

by | March 14, 2018 | 22:50

Tuesday night, in the Cavs' 129-107 win against the tanking Phoenix Suns , LeBron messed around and got a triple-double: 28 points , 13 rebounds, and 11 assists. The following season, the Cavs were crushed 105-76 on December 26, 2015, in a game in which they trailed by as many as 34. The Suns , meanwhile, are playing for next season for the second season in a row.

by | March 14, 2018 | 21:44

The result left Lille in the relegation zone - champions as recently as 2011, the northern side are at serious risk of going down to the second tier, a level they have not been at since 2000. The last time losc had fans on the pitch was for celebration. "You're dirtying our jersey, you're dirtying our jersey", and "If we go down, we'll take you down", were the chants that were ringing out.

by | March 14, 2018 | 21:24

In her second match , she took down the 29th-seeded Kiki Bertens in straight sets, 7-6 (5), 7-5. "I was feeling like he was not loving my slice and I was also mixing in dropshots", said Federer who extended his ideal record this season to 14-0.

by | March 14, 2018 | 20:22

Francis (Pa.), the No. 16 seed in the Albany Regional. "I think one thing that came out of a year ago is that we know, and I think everyone else does, that we are beatable". This might be one of coach Muffet McGraw's finest accomplishments as Notre Dame lost four pivotal players to injury, but only three games on the season.

by | March 14, 2018 | 19:06

After reportedly penning several resignation letters after the president blamed "both sides" for terrorist attacks conducted by white supremacists past year, Cohn stayed at the White House to shepherd tax reform. "We agree on most ", Trump said . "I'm looking at Larry Kudlow very strongly", Trump said on Tuesday when asked about Cohn's potential replacement.

by | March 14, 2018 | 18:17

It is not something new for the club. Next up for United is a quarter-final FA Cup encounter with Brighton & Hove Albion at Old Trafford on Saturday. But a fantastic team like Tottenham has exactly the same target as us to do that. "Now we have to look to the next game, which is important for us, in the FA Cup", Matic added.

by | March 14, 2018 | 17:33

Known primarily for his work out of the backfield as a receiver, Woodhead caught 33 passes for 200 yards last season. But every bit counts, and at 33 years old with a significant recent injury history Baltimore sees it can't really count on Woodhead going forward.

by | March 14, 2018 | 17:21

The biggest concern for the running back is whether he can stay healthy. Crowell lamented not getting the ball more the past two seasons under Hue Jackson. Free agent running back Carlos Hyde is off the market. He also finished the year with 1,151 total offensive yards good for nine total touchdowns (another career-high).