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Draft-Bears-Third Day

What has not been talked about enough is the Bears' attempt to trade back into the first round and take Calvin Ridley. Our plan is to start him off at guard and cross-train him at center. He said it's completely healed. The Chicago Bears attempting to sneak back into the first round can not go overlooked. I don't think they've seen that yet.

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  • Dolphins nab Penn State's Gesicki in NFL Draft's 2nd round
Dolphins nab Penn State's Gesicki in NFL Draft's 2nd round

In 2016, he set a single-season Nittany Lions tight end record with 679 receiving yards. "Jimmy Graham was not a good blocker coming out", Dolphins general manager Chris Grier told Miami reporters. Gesicki joins an offense that averaged 17.6 points last season to rank fifth-worst in the National Football League, and he expects to help the Dol...

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  • ´No chance´ of De Gea leaving United, insists Mourinho
´No chance´ of De Gea leaving United, insists Mourinho

When asked whether he could be friends with Mourinho, Wenger spoke instead of "respect" for the current United boss. The 29-year-old is fully focused on delivering success to the club next year in his first full season, but admitted he is still adapting to his surroundings.

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  • Jason Witten expected retired to join Monday Night Football
Jason Witten expected retired to join Monday Night Football

Witten, who played collegiately at Tennessee , was drafted by the Cowboys in the third round of the 2003 draft. Chargers' Gates retiring, source says • Tight end Antonio Gates will not return for a 16th season with the Los Angeles Chargers, a person with knowledge of the decision tells The Associated Press .

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  • LSU's Derrius Guice Falls all the Way to No. 59
LSU's Derrius Guice Falls all the Way to No. 59

ESPN's Todd McShay said Guice had issues being on time and teams thought he lacked accountability. Instead of securing Guice with the final pick of the first round, Philadelphia chose to trade down with the Baltimore Ravens, who would use the selection on Lamar Jackson as a potential successor to Joe Flacco when the time comes.

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  • LeBron James sinks three for buzzer-beating win
LeBron James sinks three for buzzer-beating win

LeBron James' game-winning three-pointer in Game 5 against the Indiana Pacers will be on highlight reels for decades. They almost pulled out Game 3 and survived Game 4, when someone other than James (Kyle Korver) finally made some buckets down the stretch.

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  • London Stadium set to miss out on hosting Cricket World Cup matches
London Stadium set to miss out on hosting Cricket World Cup matches

He also said the ICC management has chose to study the kind of concession the government in the United Kingdom offers to European soccer's governing body UEFA for hosting events such as the Champions League final and "see if a parallel can be drawn".

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  • EPL: Arsene Wenger reveals biggest regret of his 22 years at Arsenal
EPL: Arsene Wenger reveals biggest regret of his 22 years at Arsenal

They beat Milan again in this year's Europa League, of course, but there's no denying that the Rossoneri are not the force they once were. The cult of Simeone at Atletico is also powerful because it is unusual.In December 2011, he was their 12th appointment in 10 years and fifth in the last two.

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  • Oxlade-Chamberlain may miss World Cup after suffering 'a really bad injury'
Oxlade-Chamberlain may miss World Cup after suffering 'a really bad injury'

Liverpool midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain will seemingly spend a period on the sidelines after picking up a suspected knee injury against Roma . The 24-year-old suffered the injury in the early stages of the Champions League semi-final first leg as England worldwide falls awkwardly in challenging former Manchester City defender Aleksandar ...

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  • Mets' starting rotation is dealing, but can the pitchers stay healthy?
Mets' starting rotation is dealing, but can the pitchers stay healthy?

Matt Harvey threw five shutout innings in his first start of the season, but after allowing six runs on eight hits over six innings to the Atlanta Braves Thursday night he has a 7.88 ERA over his last three starts. An All-Star in 2013, he missed half of the 2016 season for surgery to alleviate thoracic outlet syndrome. Harvey's ERA through four ...

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  • Russell Westbrook promises Ricky Rubio won't net triple double again
Russell Westbrook promises Ricky Rubio won't net triple double again

A two-games-to-one series deficit has been common for Oklahoma City Thunder playoff teams. Now, we wait and see if Westbrook can hold true to his word of shutting down Rubio in Monday's Game 4. And, given he is 11 for 31 overall and 4 for 16 from three through two games, it's hard to argue against Utah's strategy. Kyle Goon (Salt Lake Tribun...

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  • Major League Baseball notes: Giants' Belt has milestone 21-pitch at-bat
Major League Baseball notes: Giants' Belt has milestone 21-pitch at-bat

The pitch chart looked incredible. Belt had 16 foul balls which included 10 in a row before lining out. Barria threw 49 pitches in all in the first inning as the Giants loaded the bases, but he escaped without allowing a run. It took nine pitches for Belt to work the count full, fouling off five pitches in the process. Regardless of the end resul...

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  • Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, 4-23-2018 - Prediction & Preview
Houston Rockets vs. Minnesota Timberwolves, 4-23-2018 - Prediction & Preview

Of the Timberwolves' 85 games, 46 have finished over the O/U total. The Wolves only committed 10 turnovers the rest of the game - far from ideal, but at least a lot of them were forced by solid Houston defense; James Harden and Chris Paul finished the game with three steals apiece.

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  • Crimson defeats White 24-12 in 'A-Day' spring football game
Crimson defeats White 24-12 in 'A-Day' spring football game

While there'll likely be plenty of offensive linemen that struggle against the likes of Isaiah Buggs and Raekweon Davis, a positive showing Saturday could be just the sort of encouragement a young player like Leatherwood could build off of this summer.

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  • Watch Amir Khan destroy Phil Lo Greco in just 40 seconds
Watch Amir Khan destroy Phil Lo Greco in just 40 seconds

Khan needed just 39 seconds in the first round to cause referee Victor Loughlin to stop his fight with Phil Lo Greco. Lo Greco first hit the canvas when Khan caught him flush with a right and, though he got back up, it was soon over as the 31-year-old's flurry of left hands forced the end.

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  • Messina will handle coaching duties for Spurs in Game 4 against Warriors
Messina will handle coaching duties for Spurs in Game 4 against Warriors

Warriors G Stephen Curry did not play but sat behind the team's bench as he continues to rehabilitate a sprained knee. It will look to fend off elimination at home Sunday afternoon. The Western Conference 1-seed, the Houston Rockets, visit the Minnesota Timberwolves Saturday and Monday for Games 3 and 4 against the 8-seeded Timbs.

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  • Western Conference Playoffs: San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors
Western Conference Playoffs: San Antonio Spurs vs. Golden State Warriors

Pressure is on: Oddly, it's probably more on the Warriors than the Spurs . San Antonio ranks seventh in the league at avoiding errors ( turnover percentage of 13.0 percent), while Golden State forces the seventh-fewest turnovers (13.1 percent).

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  • Josh Allen had seven visits, one private workout
Josh Allen had seven visits, one private workout

It could also trade back, stockpiling mid-round draft picks, which is traditionally a very Bill Belichick thing to do. Should the Jets start that quarterback Week 1? The NFL Draft begins in less than a week, meaning you only have so much time to listen to people endlessly speculate on which teams will draft who, and when they'll do it.

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  • Falcons 2018 regular-season schedule to be released
Falcons 2018 regular-season schedule to be released

This season's Mexico City game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Los Angeles Rams will take place on November 19 at 8:15 p.m. ET. The 2018 National Football League schedule won't be released until 8 p.m. The two teams met in the famous Wembley Stadium in England as the first game played on worldwide soil. Which teams will be playing in Mex...

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  • Giants release WR Brandon Marshall after failed physical
Giants release WR Brandon Marshall after failed physical

Cutting Marshall saves the team over $5 million in cap space. This adds to the already $4.9 million cap space that the team possessed prior to that move that now puts the team at roughly $10 million of financial flexibility. While Marshall dreamed of winning a Super Bowl with the Giants before calling it a career at the end of his contract, t...

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  • Joel Embiid is practicing, Game 3 status up in air
Joel Embiid is practicing, Game 3 status up in air

So when the Sixers came out with a bang in Game 1 of the first round against the Miami Heat on Saturday with a 27-point win to extend their winning streak to 17 games, nobody was really all that surprised. What stood out to me in game two was Ilyasova's tenacity on the boards. Then the Heat turned into a completely different team with a dominat...

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  • Moyes surprised by Hart error
Moyes surprised by Hart error

He added: "This is really my first time [in a relegation battle], but we have big players and they have to be good in these games". We're willing to fight and we have got the supporters behind us. 'Joe's fortunately started playing for West Ham which is going to help, it is going to give Gareth a hard decision to make, whether he goes with Jordan...

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  • How tax reform will affect this year's taxes and next year's returns
How tax reform will affect this year's taxes and next year's returns

Last week, Kroger said it planned to hire for 11,000 new positions, including 2,000 management roles. As Republicans struggle mightily to convince the public that corporate tax cuts are good for them ahead of the 2018 midterms, progressives are looking to use the tax law's unpopularity against the GOP.

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  • Ravens interested in Bryant
Ravens interested in Bryant

No word of any legit interest in Bryant from the Texans themselves has come out, but it seems Bryant is intrigued enough to follow along several players from one of his old team's biggest rivals. The Washington Post reports that the Redskins aren't interested in Bryant right now. Bryant caught 69 balls for 838 yards and six touchdowns last season...

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  • Novak Djokovic brushes off Dusan Lajovic at the Monte Carlo Masters
Novak Djokovic brushes off Dusan Lajovic at the Monte Carlo Masters

Often with Djokovic, it's easy to tell what type of match he's going to play based on how he starts. "Since the first time that I have been here it has been a love story", Nadal admitted. Moya, also a former world number one, revealed he has had to make changes to his game along the way to ensure he remains fit and challenging for the top title...

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