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New Zealand give SA problems again

New Zealand give SA problems again The All Blacks Sevens still struggled for consistency, but recovered well from their opening 22-0 pool loss to the United States. "I'm so proud of how the boys played this weekend and last weekend", he said. A 12-7 halftime lead was never going to be enough for the Blitzboks, and when Vilimoni Koroi sped away from the SA defence to level the scores, the Kiwis had the edge. [Full Article...]

Bills weather Colts, blizzard for overtime triumph

Bills weather Colts, blizzard for overtime triumph The Patriots , who played in a Buffalo a week ago, experienced relatively normal conditions in their 23-3 win. Snowfall was heaviest in the first quarter when Vinatieri missed badly on a 33-yard field-goal attempt. Snow has taken over Buffalo, New York, making Sunday's game between the Bills and Colts a cold, wet, and low scoring affair. McCoy finished with 156 yards rushing and topped the 1,... [Full Article...]

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield wins Heisman

Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield wins Heisman The ACC's two-time Player of the Year had his Heisman steam pick up with his consistent play through the year. This season, he's recorded 4,340 passing yards and 41 touchdowns. The Sooners have produced a nation-leading eight Heisman finalists since 2000, which is three more than the school with the next most (Alabama has five). [Full Article...]

Army Tops Navy In Snowy Classic

Army Tops Navy In Snowy Classic Quarterback Ahmad Bradshaw and running back Darnell Woolfolk led the way offensively for Jeff Monken's Black Knights, with Bradshaw rushing for 94 yards and a touchdown and Woolfolk adding 57 yards and a score of his own. The two teams combined to attempt three passes, with Bradshaw completing his lone attempt for a 20-yard gain to Calen Holt during the Black Knights' final drive of the th... [Full Article...]

Manny Pacquiao and Conor McGregor in talks over April fight

Manny Pacquiao and Conor McGregor in talks over April fight The Filipino icon, who is now a senator in his home country, confirmed his team "initially" reached out to McGregor but "have not yet had any follow-up conversations". Conor McGregor looks to have created a trend when he faced Floyd Mayweather. "Whether we could put in a boxing match, I'm not sure, we'll try", said Arum. [Full Article...]

Derrick Rose has bone spur, might need surgery

Derrick Rose has bone spur, might need surgery Rose's absence prompted some to speculate on his future plans and when he returned to the team earlier this week, some contended that the top overall draft pick in 2008 was only coming back to cash in on a lucrative contract. Rose seems to be in better spirits now, but if his ankle doesn't respond to just rehab, I wonder how he'd handle surgery. I've saved up enough money. [Full Article...]

Vols finalize deal with Jeremy Pruitt to become next head coach

Vols finalize deal with Jeremy Pruitt to become next head coach Chris Low reported that a press conference is slated for Thursday evening to introduce Pruitt as the next coach of the Vols. There aren't many sure things in college football, but if Pruitt delivers on his promise to build a top notch staff, I think the Vols could be competing for SEC championships under Pruitt within a few years. [Full Article...]

Warriors star to miss at least two weeks

Warriors star to miss at least two weeks Cook, who has been playing well with the G-League Santa Cruz Warriors, stands 6-foot-2, roughly the same height as star Hornets point guard Kemba Walker , who is listed at 6-1. We have to look at it as that opportunity. He played in 26 games during that lockout-truncated season, undergoing surgery on his right ankle in May 2011. [Full Article...]

LiAngelo, LaVar Ball Explain UCLA Withdrawal, China Arrest On 'TODAY'

LiAngelo, LaVar Ball Explain UCLA Withdrawal, China Arrest On 'TODAY' Although there are seemingly no hard feelings from the Ball family, they are no strangers to taking this course of action. "We learned today of LiAngelo Ball's intention to withdraw from UCLA ", UCLA Coach Steve Alford told ESPN's Arash Markazi. [Full Article...]