• Cowboys make big trade for wide receiver Amari Cooper
Cowboys make big trade for wide receiver Amari Cooper

The Dallas Cowboys have acquired Oakland Raiders receiver Amari Cooper for a first-round draft pick. Rumors had suggested Cooper was available on the trade market, and Dallas' weakness at wide receiver in its post-Dez Bryant era had been well-documented.

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  • Dodgers down Brewers to reach World Series against Boston
Dodgers down Brewers to reach World Series against Boston

Cody Bellinger hit a two-run shot in the second that gave the Dodgers the lead. Dodgers No. 6 hitter Yasiel Puig hit a crucial three-run home run in the top of the sixth inning off Brewers reliever Jeremy Jeffress to make the score 5-1.

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  • Lionel Messi’s five greatest Clasico performances
Lionel Messi’s five greatest Clasico performances

Hands behind heads, fingers over mouths, the concern became real shortly after the final whistle when the club confirmed Messi had fractured his radial bone. "We leave with a bitter taste in our mouths because we aren't taken anything", said Vazquez . "Emotionally, we know when he is there, he gives us more confidence because he is the best ...

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  • Isco's answer when asked: 'Are Real Madrid missing Cristiano Ronaldo'
Isco's answer when asked: 'Are Real Madrid missing Cristiano Ronaldo'

Mourinho added: "I am happy to see out my contract to the very last day of that contract and I would like to stay after my contract runs out as well". Tuttosport says the Brazil global wants to quit Real and join good friend Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus . But Conte would want a long term contract and Real are not convinced yet on who to appo...

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  • 'Good chemistry' rubbing off ‘confident’ Arsenal - Alex Iwobi on winning spree
'Good chemistry' rubbing off ‘confident’ Arsenal - Alex Iwobi on winning spree

Manchester United and Liverpool have also been coveting the Welsh midfielder, who is now the Gunners' longest-serving player. "Proud captain of this team". "We were controlling the match and finding the chances to score". The German playmaker then ran the show after the break as his stunning pass led to Bellerin teeing-up Pierre-Emerick Auba...

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  • Hamilton grabs pole position at US Grand Prix in title bid
Hamilton grabs pole position at US Grand Prix in title bid

Esteban Ocon was an impressive sixth for Force India ahead of Nico Hulkenberg of Renault, Romain Grosjean of Haas, Charles Leclerc of Sauber and Sergio Perez in the second Force India. "Sometimes you get it in the right place, sometimes you get it in the wrong place", he said. For the seventh time this season, Fernando Alonso was forced to retire...

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  • David Luiz slams Jose Mourinho's tactics in Chelsea's draw with Red Devils
David Luiz slams Jose Mourinho's tactics in Chelsea's draw with Red Devils

That caught the attention of the United bench but there was no response until seconds later when Ianni trotted in front of Mourinho again and celebrated with both fists clenched, prompting the latter to try to pursue him down the tunnel. The Chelsea manager had also run across United's technical area to celebrate Barkley's equaliser, scored after...

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  • Floyd Mayweather accepts Khabib Nurmagomedov's challenge: 'We're fighting'
Floyd Mayweather accepts Khabib Nurmagomedov's challenge: 'We're fighting'

Unsurprisingly, Mayweather has insisted since the call-out that any fight would happen in the ring as opposed to the octagon, so it's up to Nurmagomedov to plot a potential switch. [But] in the jungle there is only one king. While he doesn't think that Nurmagomedov would beat Mayweather , he thinks that he would be able to achieve something th...

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  • Red Sox heading to World Series after dispatching defending champs
Red Sox heading to World Series after dispatching defending champs

While Verlander looked just as dominant at the outset, he didn't get a strike call he appeared to deserve on an 0-and-2 slider to Martinez in the third inning. He says it was because the glove made contact on its back side with a fan's hands. We're going to play a good team regardless of who we play. "I didn't reach over the wall".

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  • Steelers still haven’t heard from Le’Veon Bell
Steelers still haven’t heard from Le’Veon Bell

Bell could report during that time, and be paid for this week as well, but the Steelers remain in wait-and-see mode. Further complicating matters is that Pittsburgh has a bye in Week 7, which means Bell may not be in any rush to come back.

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  • NLCS Preview: Game 5 Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Dodgers
NLCS Preview: Game 5 Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Dodgers

The Dodgers jumped out to a 1-0 lead on a first-inning RBI single from Brian Dozier , who was making his first start of the postseason. Wouldn't you want to at least try to attend this game? Roberts used him only in a pinch-hitting role in Game 2, which resulted in an inning-ending double play with the bases loaded and the Dodgers down by one in t...

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  • Sporting director plans halted because of Jose Mourinho
Sporting director plans halted because of Jose Mourinho

Mourinho needs a result at Chelsea this weekend and although he remains under intense pressure, upheaval to the club's structure during his third season would serve as a major surprise. I do think they miss a couple of real class players that other top teams seem to have - a link player and also a controlling midfield player. As for Lukaku, wh...

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  • Bregman trolls Eovaldi, Hinch says
Bregman trolls Eovaldi, Hinch says "back it up" in ALCS

Mookie Betts has five hits in eight at-bats with a walk in his limited opportunities vs. Cole, which sounds like the same problem most of baseball has with Betts, but Cole has been one of baseball's most effective pitchers with runners on base, allowing a.625 OPS, which ranked as the sixth best in the AL (trailing teammate Justin Verlander , amon...

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  • Lampard and Rooney jump to defend under-fire Mourinho
Lampard and Rooney jump to defend under-fire Mourinho

And the manager believes that the club's poor start to the season is down to their lack of spending. The former Chelsea boss, who said that such scrutiny "doesn't stop", feels some of his players have been affected but hailed them for displaying "pride" in the second half .

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  • Khabib Nurmagomedov Calls Out Floyd Mayweather Jr
Khabib Nurmagomedov Calls Out Floyd Mayweather Jr

Former two division champion Conor McGregor fell short in his attempt to reclaim the promotions lightweight title from Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. Let's go. Why not? McGregor's team had reportedly been trash talking Nurmagomedov and then Nurmagomedov's teammates jumped into the octagon to attack McGregor.

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  • Shanghai Masters: Ruthless Djokovic sets up Zverev clash in semis
Shanghai Masters: Ruthless Djokovic sets up Zverev clash in semis

Coric then recovered from 3-0 down in the second set to earn a break point at 3-2 before saving three championship points to break Djokovic and make it 5-4. He is backing instead of the rival ATP World Team Cup, set to take place weeks later at the start of the 2020 season in Australia. Normal order appeared to have been restored when the 20-ti...

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  • Arsenal legend Thierry Henry appointed as AS Monaco coach
Arsenal legend Thierry Henry appointed as AS Monaco coach

Speaking to Monaco's website about the appointment, he remarked: "I am very happy to come back to Monaco and extremely determined to meet the challenges ahead". Henry has arrived at Monaco and the Arsenal legend has used his close connections with the club to good effect. Monaco chief executive officer Vadim Vasilyev, said Henry coul...

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  • Red Sox Name Starters for Games 1 and 2 of ALCS
Red Sox Name Starters for Games 1 and 2 of ALCS

Game 4 was generally controversy-free, although Hernandez was behind the plate and didn't exactly have the world's most consistent strike zone for the myriad of arms that took the bump. And, after 100 regular-season wins, a thrilling Wild Card Game victory, and a insane ALDS, the Yankees end with two straight losses that truncate their season...

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  • Nick Saban is downright miserable after Alabama’s 34-point win over Arkansas
Nick Saban is downright miserable after Alabama’s 34-point win over Arkansas

Quarterback and Heisman Trophy candidate Tua Tagovailoa completed 10 of his first 11 pass attempts and tossed four first-half TDs as Alabama scored 41 points by halftime. The margin grew to 21-0 before Arkansas (1-5, 0-3) got on the scoreboard. Tagovailoa hit Jerry Jeudy for scoring strikes of 42 and 60 yards in the second quarter.

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  • Mercedes dominate in Japan F1 GP practice, Vettel fifth fastest
Mercedes dominate in Japan F1 GP practice, Vettel fifth fastest

Vettel called the move a "no-brainer" after finishing third in Sochi but Hamilton's 70th Formula One victory left Mercedes squirming with embarrassment. "As the season progresses you hope that you can improve, and usually you do get better, but I didn't know I was going to improve in the way that I have".

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  • Real Madrid shine in list of nominees for Ballon d'Or
Real Madrid shine in list of nominees for Ballon d'Or

England only have one representative on the list in Harry Kane while Gareth Bale is also among the nominees. Ronaldo looked a certainty for his third straight Ballon d'Or after leading Real Madrid to their unprecedented threepeat in the continent's prime club competition, where he was yet again the top scorer.

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  • Alex Cora’s Lineup Shakeup Pays Off In Game 3 Rout
Alex Cora’s Lineup Shakeup Pays Off In Game 3 Rout

Games 3 and 4 are at Yankee Stadium on Monday and Tuesday nights, with Game 5 back in Boston on Thursday, if necessary. "And if we have the opportunity to score runs like that, you know, even if it's 300 feet, I'll take it". It went down as the second-longest postseason homer in the Statcast era (since 2015). The hit would have been a homer in ma...

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  • Boothroyd hails ‘brave decision’ from Southgate as young trio join England squad
Boothroyd hails ‘brave decision’ from Southgate as young trio join England squad

Since moving to Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City , Jadon Sancho has been impressive as the youngster bagged one goal and eight assists for the Bundesliga giants so far this season. "[Sancho and Mount] are both in their formative stages but we think they can play in the group". "I think he is progressing really well, he is getting g...

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  • What Jamie Carragher spotted during Liverpool vs. Man City is brilliant
What Jamie Carragher spotted during Liverpool vs. Man City is brilliant

With Sergio Aguero having already been substituted , Gabriel Jesus had wanted to take the spot kick but Mahrez waved him off. "We know how complicated it is to play this team in this stadium". One of them is no longer at the club and the other is out injured for the season. "It is a very intense, unbelievable challenge to face Manchester ...

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  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: I'm not the only one to blame
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: I'm not the only one to blame

But, once again, Mourinho said this would be a "difficult season" - a tune he has been singing since the pre-season tour of the United States. The win warmed the heart of many United fans, and left Jose Mourinho in a more bullish mood than of late, but that hasn't ended speculation over his future.

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  • Anfield Hoodoo Haunts Manchester City In Top-Of-Table Clash Against Liverpool
Anfield Hoodoo Haunts Manchester City In Top-Of-Table Clash Against Liverpool

Beating Manchester City could be "massive" for Liverpool's season after three games without a win, according to Trent Alexander-Arnold. What SHOULD be a cert, however, is a cracking contest between (in my opinion, lest some get upset!) the two best teams to watch and enjoy in the country.

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  • Not beating Newcastle would be 'unacceptable' for Jose
Not beating Newcastle would be 'unacceptable' for Jose

The United team arrived late at Old Trafford, forcing kick-off to be delayed by five minutes to 8:05 pm (1905 GMT). Manchester United are now on a four match winless run, sitting 10th in the Premier League and losing to Derby County in the Carabao Cup.

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  • Prithvi becomes youngest Indian to score 100 on Test debut
Prithvi becomes youngest Indian to score 100 on Test debut

Pujara, playing on his home ground, was typically solid at the other end, waiting patiently for loose deliveries to pick up boundaries. With the hosts opting for three frontline spinners, West Indies' stand-in captain Kraigg Brathwaite will be aware that his side face a stiff task of having to bat last on a pitch already offering some turn for ...

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  • Red Sox: Yankees again batter Boston bullpen as regular season nears end
Red Sox: Yankees again batter Boston bullpen as regular season nears end

It's sure to be a kinetic, breakneck affair under the lights at Yankee Stadium next week. Khrush Davis and Matt Chapman matching dingers with the team that just tied the all-time single-season record for long balls? Meanwhile, Kelly struggled his 12 games in September, going 0-1 with an 8.31 ERA.

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  • Kyle Freeland to start for Colorado in National League Wild Card Game
Kyle Freeland to start for Colorado in National League Wild Card Game

They'll be back at the old ballpark again, trying to eliminate Colorado after the Rockies dropped a tiebreaker for the NL West to the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-2. The right-hander struck out three and walked two in another solid effort in a career year. Aguilar made it 3-0 when he drilled an opposite-field, leadoff homer in the fourth.

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