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Sports VAR controversy as late Murray victor helps Brighton sink Crystal Palace
Author: 0 VAR controversy as late Murray victor helps Brighton sink Crystal Palace

He scored with his knee in the 87th minute but, amid suggestions of handball, there was confusion among players, those present at The Amex Stadium and television viewers over whether VAR had had any influence on the decision. Palace boss Roy Hodgson - who rested Wilfried Zaha and Christian Benteke - said: "I would have swapped any result to have Schlupp and Townsend available".

Sports Alabama vs. Georgia: Freshman QB Tua Tagovailoa replaces Jalen Hurts at halftime
Author: 0 Alabama vs. Georgia: Freshman QB Tua Tagovailoa replaces Jalen Hurts at halftime

Then they added a 27-yard field goal by Blankenship for a 6-0 lead with 7:33 left in the second quarter after a 70-play drive in 13 plays. At 20-20, the Alabama defense came up with a huge stop, and Tagovailoa drove the Tide down to the 19-yard line, where kicker Andy Pappanastos missed the potential game-winning 36-yard field goal to send the game to overtime.

Sports Georgia just equaled Nick Saban's biggest halftime deficit ever at Alabama
Author: 0 Georgia just equaled Nick Saban's biggest halftime deficit ever at Alabama

Georgia kicker Rodrigo Blankenship scored two field goals, the second from 27 yards. The Mo Smith transfer - by an Alabama defensive back to Georgia - ruffled feathers, too. "(Terry's) like the head coach's wife, has done it before. Recent history seems to also favor the Crimson Tide tonight. Don't expect it to be easy because nothing for the last two months has been.

Sports Tennessee Titans beat Chiefs 22-21 with comeback, advance in playoffs
Author: 0 Tennessee Titans beat Chiefs 22-21 with comeback, advance in playoffs

It's just grit", Henry said of his team's rally. Eric Decker , who struggled to hold on to the ball in the first half, scored the go-ahead touchdown for the Titans with a little over six minutes remaining in the game. Tennessee Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota has pulled off the almost impossible in a come-from-behind playoffs victory by catching his own touchdown pass.

Sports Liverpool renew bid for early Naby Keita arrival
Author: 0 Liverpool renew bid for early Naby Keita arrival

They remain in the Europa League and are pushing for Champions League qualification. Despite having already brought in defender Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton for a club-record £75 million this month, Liverpool are said to be ready to part with a significant chunk of the cash raised via Coutinho's sale, with a player who can replace some of the creative spark lost through the Brazilian's departure the main priority.

Sports Draymond Green fined $25K for criticism of officials
Author: 0 Draymond Green fined $25K for criticism of officials

Five more this season and the Warriors star will be suspended for one game. "It's ruining the game". "It's bad. It's disgusting", he said. He will face an automatic one-game suspension if he gets 16 technicals, and a one-game ban for every two technicals after that.

Sports Penn: Jon Gruden to Raiders like Steve Kerr to Warriors
Author: 0 Penn: Jon Gruden to Raiders like Steve Kerr to Warriors

So, will he implement any of the ideas or schemes he's been studying up on the last nine years? "Everybody knows Gruden now", said Kingdon. Either way, hate the fact that we'll have to go against him next year. The NFL requires all teams with head-coaching vacancies to interview minority candidates, better known as the Rooney Rule. "If that opportunity does present itself, the respect we have for coach Olson, that's something that we'll allow him to pursue".

Sports Bengals hire Teryl Austin as defensive coordinator
Author: 0 Bengals hire Teryl Austin as defensive coordinator

Under Austin, the Lions ranked 2nd, 18th, 18th and 27th in total defense. That success earned Austin head coaching buzz and he's interviewed for a number of positions over the past three years, including the Lions' current opening. "It's an honor to join the Bengals organization", Austin said in a statement on the team's official website. All we know right now is Austin is unlikely to stay in Detroit with Patriots DC Matt Patricia expected to take over as head coach.

Sports NFL Playoffs: Falcons favored over top-seeded Eagles in next round
Author: 0 NFL Playoffs: Falcons favored over top-seeded Eagles in next round

While the men in Black and Gold are focused exclusively on beating the Carolina Panthers for a third time this season, here's how Atlanta's wildcard victory influences the Saints playoff future. The Falcons' defensive line is extremely aggressive in getting upfield, and the Eagles will have to use that against them this weekend by employing their usual trap blocks in the running game.

Sports Big Baller Brand gets failing grade from Better Business Bureau
Author: 0 Big Baller Brand gets failing grade from Better Business Bureau

Who cares about them? Numerous complaints stem from orders not being received or incorrect items being sent to buyers. We honestly thought the Better Business Bureau was out of business. The poor rating stems from a series of negative reviews and unresolved complaints from Big Baller Brand customers, including many who say that their credit cards have been charged without any word on the whereabouts of their purchase.

Sports Juventus Plan To Pounce If Manchester United Can't Close Mesut Ozil Deal
Author: 0 Juventus Plan To Pounce If Manchester United Can't Close Mesut Ozil Deal

The Red Devils could snap-up Ozil for nothing if they waited until the end of the season but the report suggests United are anxious they could lose out to PSG or Bayern Munich so have chose to try and sign the playmaker this winter. Nonetheless, Il Corriere believes the No 11 is "focused" on a new experience after playing in the Bundesliga, La Liga and the Premier League , while also citing his friendship with ex-Madrid teammate Sami Khedira .

Sports Arsenal set to include Debuchy in swap deal for Evans
Author: 0 Arsenal set to include Debuchy in swap deal for Evans

Debuchy wants a move away from the Emirates and has made is clear that he does not mind staying in the English top flight. Evans has established himself as a first-team regular at West Brom following a £10m move from Manchester United in 2015.

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Author: 0 "Atlanta" Returns on FX as "Atlanta Robbin' Season"

Donald Glover said . "I think that's something people don't realize". Atlanta executive producer and writer (and Donald's brother) Stephen Glover agrees with the heightened anticipation of the show, given the times. Glover then added: "Our characters are going through insane, desperate transitions so Robbin' Season is kind of a metaphor for all of our characters".

Sports Antonio Conte Hails 'Complete Player' Ross Barkley Following £15 Million Move
Author: 0 Antonio Conte Hails 'Complete Player' Ross Barkley Following £15 Million Move

Antonio Conte said that Ross Barkley speaks to a decent speculation for Chelsea with the midfielder very almost finishing a £15 million move to Stamford Bridge . "He knows what he's got to do - you're talking about somebody who has got 20-odd England caps and a player who has played many, many games in the Premier League , even at such a young age ".

Sports World Class Forward Demands £20.8mA-Year Deal To Join Man Utd
Author: 0 World Class Forward Demands £20.8mA-Year Deal To Join Man Utd

According to The Sun , the France worldwide is demanding a staggering £400 000 (R6.7 million) a week to snub Spanish giants FC Barcelona and join the Red Devils. This leaves United in the driver's seat to secure Griezmann's services, although the cash-rich Paris Saint-Germain also remain interested in the player.

Sports Luke Walton's job security is
Author: 0 Luke Walton's job security is "not even a conversation"

LaVar Ball has consistently violated his pre-draft vow to Magic Johnson that he would not meddle with the team if they picked Lonzo , and that he was playing a character he could flip on and off like a light switch. He's too young. He's too young. Carlisle responded. "That's what I'm saying". He said Walton is too young to coach and "has no control" of the team - comments that Walton said didn't bother him, but ones that clearly angered some of his National Basketball Association coaching ...

Author: 0 Tiger-Cats deliver Manziel pitch and buy time

With an offer forthcoming from the CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats, Johnny Manziel decided Saturday was the flawless time to troll the Browns, the team that selected him with the No. "I saw it in college , I saw it on the film, I saw it against Alabama, I saw it against everybody", Jones told CFL.ca. The things that he would do up here, he excelled at at the National Football League level.

Sports Man City confident over Sanchez
Author: 0 Man City confident over Sanchez

Manchester City will make a decision over next few days whether to bid for Alexis Sánchez. The Daily Mail also go with that line, but say that City are prepared to bid £35m. The Brazilian's absence leaves Manchester City with just one fit striker in Sergio Aguero as a busy February - potentially featuring fixtures from all four competitions - awaits them.

Sports Cameron Jordan on Matt Kalil: Let's call him Speedbump McGee
Author: 0 Cameron Jordan on Matt Kalil: Let's call him Speedbump McGee

And soon, Cam Newton will have a chance to sample the wine because Jordan is sending a bottle to the Panthers quarterback. The Seahawks were fined $100,000 this season after the league and union determined the team failed to apply the protocol properly after quarterback Russell Wilson took a hit to the head in a Week 10 game against Arizona.

Sports Andy Murray hopes to compete at Wimbledon this year following hip surgery
Author: 0 Andy Murray hopes to compete at Wimbledon this year following hip surgery

Andy Murray says he has undergone surgery on his right hip and hopes to be back playing later this year, it was announced Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. Murray, who ended 2016 as world number one, has slipped down to 19th in the rankings. Japan's Kei Nishikori has already pulled out and world number one Rafael Nadal and six-time Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic remain huge doubts having yet to play a competitive match this year.

Sports Mack Brown to enter College Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Mack Brown to enter College Football Hall of Fame

He was inducted into the team's Ring of Honor on November 22, 2015. Among the three coaches selected for the College Football Hall of Fame was Mel Tjeerdsma , who led the Northwest Missouri State program from 1994 to 2010. The Wichita Falls, Texas, native played for College Football Hall of Fame coach Tom Osborne and alongside Hall of Famers Tommie Frazier and Grant Wistrom during his time at Nebraska.

Sports Netanyahu: UN's Palestinian 'Refugee' Agency 'Must Pass Away'
Author: 0 Netanyahu: UN's Palestinian 'Refugee' Agency 'Must Pass Away'

An unnamed State Department official told Reuters that the Axios report "is very misleading". The U.S.is the largest donor to the relief agency, with a pledge of around $370 million as of 2016, according to UNRWA's website. UNRWA said it has not received any official statement about cutting funds from the U.S. "UNRWA exclusively takes its mandate from the UN General Assembly and will continue working under it until solving Palestinian refugees' issue through all parties in a just ...

Sports Chicago Bears hire Kansas City Chiefs' Matt Nagy as next head coach
Author: 0 Chicago Bears hire Kansas City Chiefs' Matt Nagy as next head coach

Bears general manager Ryan Pace and team brass interviewed Nagy on Sunday, a day after the Chiefs were eliminated in a 22-21 loss to the Titans in the wild-card round. The Bears invested a lot in Trubisky when they traded up in the first round to draft him, and the rookie struggled under John Fox this season. Nagy first joined up with Reid with the Eagles in 2008 and rose in what has been a fertile coaching tree - both there and in Kansas City when Reid took the job there.

Author: 0 Oakland Raiders Officially Announce Jon Gruden Is Back As Head Coach

The ESPN broadcaster agreed on a 10-year, $100 million deal with the Oakland Raiders . Gruden's $100 million contract with the Raiders is the largest in National Football League history. Late owner Al Davis hired Art Shell in 2006, 11 years after firing him the first time. He came back in 2004 and had a 30-34 record in four seasons, leading Washington to two playoff berths.