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Friday, Nov 30

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Jason Garrett here to stay after Dallas' big win

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Dallas punctuated a 4-game win streak with a victory over the juggernaut Saints, which probably means Jason Garrett is here to stay.

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NASCAR America: 2019 Odds revealed for championship, Daytona 500

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Despite winning the 2018 championship, Joey Logano did not top the Westagate Las Vegas Superbook odds to win the title again in 2019. Westagate believes the Big 3 from 2018 will pick up where they left off with Kevin Harvick and Kyle Busch…

Report: Some Cavaliers players upset about Kyle Korver trade

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The Cleveland Cavaliers are a bad basketball team. They were always a bad basketball team, even with LeBron James still in a Cavaliers uniform. This year LeBron is in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform, and Cleveland is the worst team in the…

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Cowboys stifle Saints to pull Thursday shocker

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The Dallas defense found a way to shut down the potent New Orleans offense, ending a 10-game win streak for the Saints.

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Chael Sonnen: Oscar De La Hoya Didn’t Know How to Tell the Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz Story

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Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Promotions made their jump into mixed martial arts on Nov. 24 with Golden Boy Promotions: Liddell vs. Ortiz 3 at The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The event was headlined by a third bout between rivals Chuck…

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Follow live: Cowboys eyeing upset of Saints

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Dallas has somehow found a way to to slow down the potent New Orleans offense so far, but can the Cowboys hold onto their slim lead?

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Watch 'Mostly Football' Week 13 on Yahoo

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Martellus Bennett, James Davis and Ben Lyons talk mostly football, and a little bit of everything else too, to get you ready for Week 13.

Tiger Woods chips into the water, proving that gods can look mortal

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While there are degrees of merit to that notion, the course in Albany, New Providence is far from a pushover, its elevated greens and tile putting surfaces capable of doing a number on a player's card. On Thursday, tournament host Tiger…

Rob Gronkowski returns to Patriots injury report

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Tight end Rob Gronkowski returned to the Patriots lineup and caught a touchdown last Sunday after missing the team’s previous two games with back and ankle injuries. There was no sign of any medical issues during the win over the Jets and…

Thursday, Nov 29

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Kyle Lowry says he doesn’t plan to ever discuss DeMar DeRozan trade with Raptors president Masai Ujiri

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Kyle Lowry was reportedly dodging calls and texts from Raptors president Masai Ujiri due to unhappiness over DeMar DeRozan getting traded. Now that Toronto is an NBA-best 18-4, has winning cured the divide between Lowry and Ujiri? Lowry…

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NBA coach, reportedly: ‘You can’t have a hot woman [coaching] in the NBA. Guys will be trying to f— her every day’

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Many want to get a woman – namely Spurs assistant Becky Hammon – hired as an NBA head coach. Instead, the focus should be on removing barriers that have nothing to do with coaching. Women, racial minorities and gay people have a harder…

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Patrick Reed says he hasn't spoke with Jordan Spieth since Ryder Cup breakup: "He has my number"

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Well, it looks like we can safely say Patrick Reed wasn't at Jordan Spieth's wedding last week. There weren't a lot of photos to emerge from the tight-lipped/phoned affair, but Reed's comments ahead of this week's Hero World Challenge…

Cowboys list three starting OL as questionable; Saints rule out Armstead

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The Cowboys list three starting offensive linemen as questionable for Thursday’s game against the Saints.

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Kurt Busch hopes to ‘have an announcement soon’ on where he’ll race

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Kurt Busch has yet to announce where he’ll race next season and said he had hoped to do so this week but not everything came together. “No announcement,” Busch said Wednesday after the Myers Brothers Awards in Las Vegas. Asked how soon it…

Spurs president-coach Gregg Popovich on 3-pointers: ‘I’ve hated the three for 20 years’

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Every few years, Gregg Popovich grumbles about how much he loathes 3-pointers. Just 27% of the Spurs’ shots are 3-pointers, the league’s second-lowest mark. “These days there’s such an emphasis on the three because it’s proven to be…

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Argument over NFL anthem kneeling leads to father shooting son on Thanksgiving

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Colin Kaepernick started protesting racial injustice in 2016. A North Carolina man was arrested after shooting his son on Thanksgiving after an argument broke out about NFL players kneeling during the national anthem, according to CBS 17.…

Kyle Larson excited about NASCAR doubleheaders with other motorsports

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The spirit of collaboration that has been a recent trend within the NASCAR industry is growing tentacles into other forms of motorsports. Back-to-back announcements this week have signaled that the NASCAR K&N Pro Series will become a…

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NBA Star Kawhi Leonard Inks Deal With New Balance

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New Balance is looking to get back into basketball, and it just found the pro baller to lead its push: Kawhi Leonard. The star forward of the Toronto Raptors has inked a multiyear endorsement deal with the Boston-based athletic brand,…

What to expect in Richard Sherman's return to Seattle

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Derek Lewis of the Seattle Seahawks on 247Sports joins Kevin Boilard to forecast Richard Sherman's return.

Sparks fly as Wilder, Fury face off ahead of title fight

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Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury needed to be separated here Wednesday as tempers boiled over in an explosive final press conference before their heavyweight title showdown. World Boxing Council heavyweight champion Wilder and Fury will…

Trevor Bauer and Alex Bregman kept their beef alive by sniping at each other on Twitter

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Houston Astros infielder Alex Bregman and Cleveland Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer don’t like each other. Or, if they do, they don’t do a great job showing it. Bregman and Bauer have scuffled on Twitter in the past. In that instance, Bauer…

Who’s done first in Green Bay - Aaron Rodgers or Mike McCarthy?

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Yahoo Sports’ Jay Busbee and Amanda Borges dive into the latest version of the NFL mailbag, including who could be on the way out for the Packers.

Explaining an Aaron Rodgers Fourth-Down Mistake (For Those Still Confused)

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To recap, the subject of my Extra Point column on Monday was this: Mike McCarthy has earned his place on the coaching hot seat, but Rodgers, the most talented quarterback in the history of football, deserves a portion of the blame. Along…

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Laying out the Eagles' path to the NFC Playoffs

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Jeff Kerr of the Philadelphia Eagles on 247Sports joins Kevin Boilard to lay out the path for the Eagles to make the playoffs.

How It All Went Wrong in Packerland

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Twice a week, every week, for the past month, Aaron Rodgers has stood in front of a sea of recorders, cameras and phones, all patiently waiting to capture the speech. Rodgers and the Packers have just lost a Sunday Night Football game in…

Lions again practice in freezing temperatures before an indoor game

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Two weeks ago, Lions coach Matt Patricia took some criticism in the media for having his team practice outdoors on a cold day, even though the Lions were preparing to play a game at home, indoors. Patricia later got defensive with…

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Abby Wambach On Divorce And Blended Families

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Abby Wambach, former professional soccer player on the U.S. women’s national soccer team, married Glennon Doyle. But blending Doyle’s family with Wambach’s family wasn’t easy. It took time and patience and transparency.

Aaron Rodgers tackles questions about fundamentals

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, who ranks 26th in the league in completion percentage, responds to his critics on Wednesday.

These fans will always back the silver and black

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For some reason, Raiders fans remain fiercely loyal to a team that has made the playoffs just once since 2002 and is poised to move to Las Vegas in two years.

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Talk of a Reduced Buyout Reflects Gus Malzahn and Auburn's Unique Situation

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The second I read the report from Phillip Marshall and Brandon Marcello of AuburnUndercover.com about the possibility of Malzahn agreeing to take a reduced buyout—which still isn’t done, by the way—I imagined what I’d do if I was Malzahn.…