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Sport Raiders trade Cordarrelle Patterson to the New England Patriots
Author: 0 Raiders trade Cordarrelle Patterson to the New England Patriots

Past year he finished with 31 catches for 309 yards, while averaging 28.3 yards per kick return. Patterson, 27, was selected in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft out of Tennessee by the Minnesota Vikings . His 469 receiving yards as a rookie marked a career high. Oakland now owns five picks in the sixth round of April's draft. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick talked about Patterson before the Patriots played the Raiders during the 2017 season.

Sport Vikings sign Cousins to record contract
Author: 0 Vikings sign Cousins to record contract

Yes, life comes at you fast - especially in the National Football League in March. "If you have an opportunity to go out and potentially get a franchise quarterback or a quarterback that's going to be leading you for years to come". In 62 games with Washington, including 57 starts, Cousins threw for 16,206 yards and 99 touchdowns with a 65.5 completion percentage and a 93.7 passer rating.

Sport Paul Scholes: 'Paul Pogba has not been good enough'
Author: 0 Paul Scholes: 'Paul Pogba has not been good enough'

Pogba, who turned 25 this week, arrived back at Old Trafford in 2016 for a then world-record £89.3m (R1.5b) deal but has struggled to make the required impact expected of him this season. The players, whoever they are, can not have a totally linear course and always be on top". The super-agent has also wound up the club's coaching staff by complaining that Pogba is being played out of position, while he is also agitating for the France global to be handed a new bumper deal to match ...

Sport Roy Hodgson wants Palace to embark on another unbeaten run
Author: 0 Roy Hodgson wants Palace to embark on another unbeaten run

There was optimism surrounding the Eagles heading into the contest as some of their more established stars have begun to return from injury and their fixture list has eased significantly having played a number of top sides in recent times. "He [Zaha] got stronger as the game went on". "We know how hard it is, we had to make up eight points to get ourselves out of the relegation zone first time", he said.

Author: 0 Comeback for the ages: Wolf Pack edges Cincinnati 75-73

Nevada's stirring comeback - the second-largest in tournament history - came just two days after the No. 7 seed rallied from 14 points down in the second half to beat Texas for its first NCAA victory since 2007. Cane Broome briefly lost control of the ball and then passed to the area of Gary Clark as the final seconds ticked away. The Wolf Pack was led by Cody Martin's 25 points.

Author: 0 UB upsets Arizona in NCAA Tournament opener

Though the 6-foot-1 senior guard was superb in his first-ever NCAA Tournament game, the Wolverines' defense continues to play an at exceptionally high level, ranking third in efficiency all season, and against the second-best defense (Cincinnati), Gray shot 9-of-35.

Sport WrestleMania 35 Will Be at MetLife Stadium
Author: 0 WrestleMania 35 Will Be at MetLife Stadium

Kid Rock will be inducted to the Hall of Fame on Friday, April 6, and he'll be joining Goldberg, The Dudley Boyz, Ivory, Jeff Jarrett, Hillbilly Jim and Warrior Award recipient Jarrius "JJ" Robertson on stage for the night's events. A study cited by the Post estimated that tourists brought in $101.2 million to the region during the last WrestleMania at MetLife. Watching some of the most fantastic performers in the world like Shawn Michaels and Diesel perform in the ring - I was completely ...

Sport Naomi Osaka stuns Daria Kasatkina to grab maiden title — WTA Indian Wells
Author: 0 Naomi Osaka stuns Daria Kasatkina to grab maiden title — WTA Indian Wells

When asked to describe what her biggest strength is, Kasatkina says it is her fighting spirit and jokes that her seemingly nerves of steel are "from cold Russia". The Russian sank lower with every missed drop shot and struggled to find her touch. Kasatkina fired one ace, hit five double faults and broke Williams's serve seven times in the entertaining match.

Sport Gunman kills 1 at Southern California mall, wounds himself
Author: 0 Gunman kills 1 at Southern California mall, wounds himself

Eric Buschow said. Authorities have not released a motive for the shooting or what led up to it except that the victim and suspect were divorced and they have two children. The mall was put in lockdown during the incident and patrons were evacuated to a fire station across the street as a safety zone. The victim - who was an employee of the Paper Source store - was "targeted", the sheriff's department said.

Sport Freshman guard Jordan Poole hits 3 at buzzer to give MI win
Author: 0 Freshman guard Jordan Poole hits 3 at buzzer to give MI win

The play came after Devin Davis missed two foul shots with 3.6 second remaining for the Cougars. MI forward Isaiah Livers snapped a one-handed pass to guard Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman just shy of half-court. Wagner and Abdur-Rahkman both finished with 12 for the Wolverines (30-7), while Charles Matthews finished his night with 11. Saturday night's ending was a pendulum swing of emotions for Houston.

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Author: 0 "Manchester United Won't Be My Last Club" - Old Trafford Star

Manchester United received some unwelcome transfer news when star striker Alexis Sanchez admitted he has already planned his move away from Old Trafford. "I wanted to continue growing as a player, more so as a Chilean, because it's hard to get to Manchester United ". For all the natural chutzpah he brings to the pitch, you can still detect a certain measure of doubt in his mind, as if still not quite attuned to the shape and feel of United's play - something clearly restricting him from ...

Sport West Virginia Ends Murray State Racers' NCAA Hopes After Historic Season
Author: 0 West Virginia Ends Murray State Racers' NCAA Hopes After Historic Season

GOOD SUPPORT: Marshall had somewhere between 300 and 400 fans scattered around Viejas Arena for its Friday night first-round victory. Matching each other blow-for-blow for much of the second half, the Thundering Herd (25-10) were able to win thanks to the hot shooting of junior guard Jon Elmore .

Sport Salah hopes to win Champions League title with Liverpool
Author: 0 Salah hopes to win Champions League title with Liverpool

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes comparisons between Mohamed Salah and Barcelona's five-time Ballon d'Or victor Lionel Messi are premature, but that the Egyptian is on his way to one day becoming the best player in the world. "He complements the team so well with Bobby (Firmino) and Sadio (Mane) and the front three anyone in the world would fear them". Firmino's 23rd of the season marked the best goalscoring campaign of his career, beating the 22 he managed in 2013-14, and ...

Sport Messi scores as unbeaten Barca defeat Bilbao
Author: 0 Messi scores as unbeaten Barca defeat Bilbao

Four minutes later, Kepa was beaten as Jordi Alba picked out Alcacer, who side-footed the ball into the bottom corner from 10-yards out. However, they were rampant in the first half and could have taken a heavier lead into the break as Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho hit the woodwork twice and his compatriot Paulinho struck a post.

Sport Purdue-Butler Went Down To The Final Seconds
Author: 0 Purdue-Butler Went Down To The Final Seconds

Haas, the 7-foot-2 center who broke his elbow in Friday's win over Cal State Fullerton, did not play, but the Boilermakers prevailed anyway despite a late push by their in-state rivals. Haarms, more of a rim protector than an inside scorer, is fifth among the nation's freshman in blocked shots. Referee DJ Carstensen told The Associated Press during warmups Sunday that Haas would not be allowed to play with the brace.

Sport Highlights from Rory McIlroy's stunning victory at Bay Hill
Author: 0 Highlights from Rory McIlroy's stunning victory at Bay Hill

McIlroy birdied two of his final three holes to close a five-under 67 and grab third spot, which Rose matched to lie a further shot back in tied-fourth alongside Ryan Moore . 'If you would have asked me at the beginning of the year if I'd have a chance to win two tournaments, I would have taken it in a heartbeat, ' Woods said.

Sport Homecoming for Irish rugby team cancelled due to adverse weather
Author: 0 Homecoming for Irish rugby team cancelled due to adverse weather

It follows their historic win in London yesterday, which saw Ireland complete a clean sweep of victories in this year's tournament and secure just the third Grand Slam win ever. In that period, England wing Jonny May almost scored twice but was ankle-tapped by opposite number Keith Earls, then stopped by Earls and Conor Murray.

Sport Michigan State basketball: Spartans look to extend tournament run vs. Syracuse
Author: 0 Michigan State basketball: Spartans look to extend tournament run vs. Syracuse

Paschal Chukwu connected on one free throw with 2.4 seconds left and the miss gave Michigan State a chance to win in dramatic fashion, but Winston couldn't make a long shot to be hailed in his hometown. Syracuse leads the all-time series 10-7 and has won five of the last six. Tip off for the second round contest which will air on CBS , will be at 2:40 p.m.

Sport Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing four-game suspension for PED violation
Author: 0 Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing four-game suspension for PED violation

Burfict has built up quite the rap sheet since he was signed as an undrafted free agent out of Arizona State in 2012, incurring fines and suspensions from the league on 12 different occasions in his six seasons as a pro. Now, Burfict apparently is blaming a four-game suspension he received last week from the National Football League for testing positive for a banned substance on (who else?) the Steelers.

Sport TCU's Season Ends With Loss To Syracuse
Author: 0 TCU's Season Ends With Loss To Syracuse

FORT WORTH, Texas -March Madness fever is alive and well in Cowtown. The last two years, SportsLine's computer simulation correctly predicted nine out of 12 double-digit NCAA Tournament upsets in the first round with its computer algorithm.

Sport Daria Kasatkina battles past Venus Williams to enter Indian Wells final
Author: 0 Daria Kasatkina battles past Venus Williams to enter Indian Wells final

Kasatkina took advantage of a sub-par serving night from the more powerful Williams as the match progressed, forcing long rallies that ultimately wore her 37-year-old opponent down over the course of the contest. "I'm not here for results and all that stuff". Monfils used an eight-minute injury timeout in the second set to get his back worked on before returning to the court and getting broken in fourth game.

Sport Dali Mpofu to Represent Rabada At ICC Appeal
Author: 0 Dali Mpofu to Represent Rabada At ICC Appeal

The 22-year-old, who took 11-150 in the game, was fined 50 percent of his match fee and given three demerit points, which took him past the tally of eight that triggers an automatic two-game suspension. Steyn said he hoped to be available for the potential series-deciding final Test at the Wanderers in Johannesburg from March 30. Cricket South Africa is gunning for Rabada to be let off, and Proteas captain Faf du Plessis has said that the incident with Smith was merely a brushing of shirts ...

Sport Alexander Volkov Blasts Fabricio Werdum (UFC London Results)
Author: 0 Alexander Volkov Blasts Fabricio Werdum (UFC London Results)

Fabricio scores another takedown and round one comes to an end. Volkov is able to score a sweep and gets back up to his feet. After a slow start to round two, Volkov began to dare Werdum to come at him, and Werdum agreed with a flurry of punches and clinched him to the cage.

Sport Kasatkina outlasts Venus to advance to Indian Wells final
Author: 0 Kasatkina outlasts Venus to advance to Indian Wells final

The eighth seed was trying to reach the final for the first time in seven appearances in the desert, including a 15-year absence when she and her sister boycotted the event. "I have to stop making that many errors against her". When asked after reaching the semi-final who she wanted to face, Daria Kasatkina had no interest in who her opponent would be - she just wanted to be on prime time TV at 7pm.

Sport Dele Alli is world's best 21-year-old, says Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Dele Alli is world's best 21-year-old, says Mauricio Pochettino

But from the day that he makes his debut with us, in Tottenham , for me, he is one of the best in the world. The ankle injury Winks suffered against Crystal Palace on November 5 forced him to miss those England matches and he's never really recovered his fitness or his rhythm on the field since.

Sport Lions Reportedly Sign LeGarrette Blount
Author: 0 Lions Reportedly Sign LeGarrette Blount

The Patriots ran through the schedule during the back half of the campaign, though the postseason run came to an end with a Super Bowl loss to the Philadelphia Eagles . The 31-year old joins an inconsistent backfield that includes Ameer Abdullah , Theo Riddick and Dwayne Washington. That's a hefty price for any running back, and even more so for Blount.

Sport Auburn survives scare, grinds out first-round victory against Charleston
Author: 0 Auburn survives scare, grinds out first-round victory against Charleston

But the Cougars couldn't capitalize on the Tigers' off night, and a big reason why was turnovers. Its little general. Its maestro. "My teammates gave me the ball". While Auburn (32) more than tripled Clemson's attempts (nine) from the charity stripe in their first games, the former missed more than half of theirs (made 15 for 46.9 percent) while the latter missed just twice (77.8 percent).