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NFL notebook: Chiefs S Berry, RB Ware set to play Sunday

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry and running back Spencer Ware are trending toward taking the field Sunday in the AFC Championship game against the New England Patriots. FILE PHOTO: Dec 23, 2018; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks running back Chris Carson (32) is tackled by Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Eric Berry (29) during the first quarter at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports Berry was a full participant in Wednesday’s practice and repeated the session Thursday. He’s been bothered by a heel injury. “He looked good…

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Rams’ McVay expects RB Gurley to play

Dec 16, 2018; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley II (30) runs in for a touchdown during the first half against the Philadelphia Eagles at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports Arizona Cardinals: The Cardinals’ opposing quarterback this week, Los Angeles Rams third-year pro Jared Goff, knows all too well about the rookie struggles Josh Rosen is going through on a team that hasn’t given him much support. “Every experience — positive, negative and in between — will be valuable for…

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Report: Lions placing RB Johnson on IR

Nov 18, 2018; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions running back Kerryon Johnson (33) runs the ball during the game against the Carolina Panthers at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports Detroit running back Kerryon Johnson’s season is over, with ESPN reporting Wednesday that the Lions will place the promising rookie on injured reserve. Johnson has not played since spraining his left knee in the Lions’ 20-19 victory against Carolina on Nov. 18. The decision to place him on IR comes with the Lions being officially out of the…

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Ralph Hasenhuttl: Southampton name former RB Leipzig boss as new manager

Southampton have named former RB Leipzig boss Ralph Hasenhuttl as their new manager on a two-and-a-half year deal. The Saints sacked Mark Hughes on Monday, eight months after taking charge, with the club 18th in the Premier League table. Austrian Hasenhuttl, 51, has been out of work since leaving Leipzig in May, ending a two-year spell at the club. More to follow. Source link

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TMZ video shows Chiefs RB Hunt shoving, kicking woman

Video released Friday by TMZ shows Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt shoving and kicking a woman during an offseason hotel disturbance in Cleveland. FILE PHOTO: Nov 19, 2018; Los Angeles, CA: Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt (27) celebrates scoring in the second quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports The incident occurred at The Metropolitan at 3:22 a.m. on Feb. 10, 2018, and involved then-19-year-old Abigail Ottinger from Berea, Ohio. ESPN’s Dan Graziano reported that…

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Dolphins RB Gore dejected after loss to Colts

Nov 25, 2018; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Miami Dolphins running back Frank Gore (21) is brought down by In Indianapolis Colts safety Malik Hooker(29) in the second half at Lucas Oil Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports Buffalo Bills: Buffalo is known as a gritty, hard-working city, and Bills head coach Sean McDermott said that Buffalo has a quarterback built in its mold. “I love the fire. He personifies Buffalo, right?” McDermott said Monday, the day after Josh Allen returned from injury to lead the Bills to a 24-21…

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Celtic 2-1 RB Leipzig: Edouard strike earns victory and keeps Europa League knockout hopes alive

Odsonne Edouard tapped in Celtic’s winner just a minute after Leipzig had equalised Celtic scored 14 seconds after conceding to secure a dramatic victory over RB Leipzig to keep their Europa League dreams on track. Leipzig’s Jean-Kevin Augustin equalised with a header on 78 minutes but straight from the restart Odsonne Edouard struck to give Brendan Rodgers’ men the win. Knowing defeat could have eliminated them with two games to go, Kieran Tierney had put the hosts ahead early on. Celtic sit third in Group B, level with Leipzig, but…

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Steelers RB Bell approaching signing deadline

The Pittsburgh Steelers-Le’Veon Bell drama is heading toward a conclusion. FILE PHOTO – Oct 18, 2015; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell (26) runs the ball against the Arizona Cardinals during the second half at Heinz Field. The Steelers won the game, 25-13. Mandatory Credit: Jason Bridge-USA TODAY Sports / Reuters Picture Supplied by Action Images According to multiple reports Sunday morning, representatives for the holdout Bell haven’t told the Steelers when, or if, the disgruntled running back will show up this season. But the Steelers don’t…

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NFL notebook: Still no sign of Steelers RB Bell

Le’Veon Bell did not report to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Wednesday, the day after the NFL trade deadline passed. He now has forfeited more than $7 million in salary during his holdout. FILE PHOTO: Jan 14, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell (26) celebrates after catching a touchdown pass against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the third quarter in the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Bell has two weeks to report and still be eligible to play this season.…

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RB Leipzig 2-0 Celtic: Brendan Rodgers side lose in Europa League

Matheus Cunha opened the scoring for Leipzig Celtic’s Europa League hopes were dented after the concession of two sloppy goals in four first-half minutes against RB Leipzig in Germany. Both sides were well short of full strength, but the Bundesliga club’s superior depth of squad told. Celtic looked to have survived early Leipzig pressure until Matheus Cunha fired the opener on the half-hour mark. A deflected Bruma shot doubled the lead and a fine Craig Gordon save denied Jean-Kevin Augustin a third. Leipzig coach Ralf Rangnick had said before kick-off…

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