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Jaguars expected to hire John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator Jaguars expected to hire John DeFilippo as offensive coordinator
- January 18, 2019

He spent two seasons there before landing several other jobs with the Oakland Raiders, New York Jets, Cleveland Browns , Philadelphia Eagles and Minnesota Vikings as either an offensive coordinator or quarterbacks coach. DeFilippo will now look to turn around a Jaguars offense which also struggled mightily this season. The team parted ways with offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett in November. (more...)
Jason Garrett Expects Scott Linehan To Return As Offensive Coordinator Jason Garrett Expects Scott Linehan To Return As Offensive Coordinator
- January 18, 2019

The Cowboys owner said he doesn't plan on making any huge changes this offseason, despite being bested by the Rams in the playoffs last weekend. We've got a team that we've got going in a direction. Watch out for early draft picks to be spent on the offensive line, safety and tight end. Garrett has one year left on his current contract. The 69-year-old Marinelli said before the LA game that he was willing to help the Cowboys try to keep passing game coordinator Kris Richard. (more...)
Packers hire former Jaguars offensive coordinator, Nathaniel Hackett, to same position Packers hire former Jaguars offensive coordinator, Nathaniel Hackett, to same position
- January 18, 2019

And they have said goodbye to several assistant coaches with ties to the Mike McCarthy era. He was the offensive coordinator in Buffalo for two years before joining the Jags for the past four seasons, running the offense starting in 2016. Of course he was working with Blake Bortles , so some leeway has to be considered when applying judgment. That year Jacksonville finished 9th in the league with 359.8 yards per game and 6th in the league with 25.9 points per game. (more...)
Harden's 57 points fuel Rockets, Parker feted in San Antonio Harden's 57 points fuel Rockets, Parker feted in San Antonio
- January 18, 2019

Treveon Graham made a 3 for Brooklyn and Jarrett Allen made a basket but missed a free throw to cut the lead to 142-140. We saw the most combined 3-pointers in a game, the most combined attempts from 3-point range in a game, and the fewest combined turnovers in a game. (more...)
Three uncapped players in Ireland Six Nations squad Three uncapped players in Ireland Six Nations squad
- January 18, 2019

Grand Slam-winning flanker Dan Leavy is out injured while his Leinster team-mate Ross Byrne misses out. He has formed an excellent partnership with Caolin Blade , who has benefitted here from Luke McGrath's recent injury, and both are certainly deserving of their place in Joe Schmidt's squad. (more...)
Serena eliminates Bouchard in Melbourne Serena eliminates Bouchard in Melbourne
- January 18, 2019

Roger Federer has given cold comfort to the next generation of men's players hoping for Grand Slam glory, saying he, Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal are still deserving favourites to claim the game's biggest trophies. I literally spent every day with her". The 37-year-old said that, while life was much more demanding than her earlier years on the tour, it wasn't anything "special". (more...)
Real Madrid transfer targets: Christian Eriksen, Krzysztof Piatek, Harry Kane Real Madrid transfer targets: Christian Eriksen, Krzysztof Piatek, Harry Kane
- January 18, 2019

They have struggled for goals this season, with 28 strikes in 19 league fixtures, and the need for a striker has become even more pressing after Karim Benzema fractured a finger. Piatek has had a breakout season with Genoa . The Poland worldwide - dubbed the "next Robert Lewandowski" - has scored 19 goals in 21 appearances this season, with only Ronaldo outscoring him in the Italian top flight. (more...)
Simona Halep survives huge scare against Sofia Kenin Simona Halep survives huge scare against Sofia Kenin
- January 18, 2019

Third seeded Wozniacki took just over an hour to secure her second consecutive straight-sets win for a possible match-up between two former world number one players against Sharapova who plays Rebecca Peterson in the second round. Wozniacki has been in the top echelon of women's tennis for a decade but won her first Grand Slam singles title at the start of 2018. Fending off four break points in the first part of the third set, Kenin moved 4-2 up when Simona sent a backhand long in the sixth ... (more...)
Jose Mourinho defends management of Mohamed Salah during Chelsea tenure Jose Mourinho defends management of Mohamed Salah during Chelsea tenure
- January 18, 2019

His time at Stamford Bridge, however, failed to live up to expectations, as he received only fleeting first-team opportunities under the manager before leaving the club for Roma just over 18 months later in the summer of 2015. "He was just a lost kid in London, a lost kid in a new world", Mourinho said. To put him on loan on a culture that I knew well - Italy , tactical football, physical football, good place to play. (more...)
Jimmy Butler makes Timberwolves trade claim after 76ers win on Minnesota return Jimmy Butler makes Timberwolves trade claim after 76ers win on Minnesota return
- January 18, 2019

The caption refers to an infamous day in early October while Butler was still with Minnesota. He controversially declared that he wanted a trade before the season began, as he had a public falling-out with former general manager Scott Layden. (more...)
India vs Australia: Can Virat Kohli create history and clinch ODI series? India vs Australia: Can Virat Kohli create history and clinch ODI series?
- January 18, 2019

Only Peter Handscomb showed any appreciable fight for Australia with his 58 off 63 balls before he became one of Chahal's victims. India have lost their last three ODIs at the MCG against Australia , so will be hoping for a change of fortunes to seal the series, and they may decide to bring Yuzvendra Chahal in for Kuldeep Yadav who has not been as effective as they would have hoped in the first two matches. (more...)
Popovich unsure on coaching past this season Popovich unsure on coaching past this season
- January 18, 2019

The Coach of the Year on three occasions, Popovich's 1,223 wins are third most all-time behind only Don Nelson (1,335) and Lenny Wilkens (1,332). Team president R.C. Popovich will turn 70 in late January. At 26-20, the Spurs now occupy the sixth seed in the Western Conference. Popovich has already committed to spending the next two summers coaching the Men's National Basketball Team for USA Basketball, which will take place at the 2019 FIBA World Cup in China and the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. (more...)
Huskers Win Big At Indiana Huskers Win Big At Indiana
- January 18, 2019

Despite a 12-4 start to the season, the one glaring hole in Nebraska's early NCAA Tournament resume was the lack of a signature Big Ten Conference victory. Indiana: Sure, the bounces didn't go Indiana's way. Tanner Borchardt was big off the bench, scoring seven points - one shy of his career high - and grabbing five rebounds. (more...)
Lowry back in the lineup vs. Suns Lowry back in the lineup vs. Suns
- January 18, 2019

Devin Booker is averaging 24.3 points and 6.9 assists while TJ Warren is averaging 18.5 points and 4.1 rebounds. Ryan Anderson has not played for the Suns since December 4 and Dragan Bender's last game outside of garbage time was on December 31 when Phoenix was without backup center Richaun Holmes. (more...)
Yankees Agree To 3-Year, $27 Million Deal With Adam Ottavino Yankees Agree To 3-Year, $27 Million Deal With Adam Ottavino
- January 18, 2019

Known for his high-90s fastball and other-worldly slider, Ottavino joins a Yankees relief corps that already features closer Aroldis Chapman , set-up men Zach Britton and Dellin Betances and bridge relievers Chad Green , Jonathan Holder and Tommy Kahnle. (more...)
Federer, Nadal advance in Melbourne Federer, Nadal advance in Melbourne
- January 18, 2019

Women's defending champion Caroline Wozniacki also progressed to set up a mouth-watering clash next with in-form former world number one Maria Sharapova . The Croat now plays Spanish 26th seed Fernando Verdasco, who beat Radu Albot of Moldova. No. 8 Kvitova dominated through her first two matches and takes on a Bencic who has needed three-sets for first and second-round victories. (more...)
Marcelo Bielsa: 'I Observed All Rivals We Played Against' Marcelo Bielsa: 'I Observed All Rivals We Played Against'
- January 18, 2019

Bielsa accepted responsibility for instructing a Leeds employee to observe Derby County training in the lead-up to the Championship encounter between the clubs at Elland Road last Friday. The club felt obliged to make public excuses to Derby. "One point I would like to talk about is that I am going to make it easy for the investigation of the league". (more...)
Aaron Wan-Bissaka lined up to replace Antonio Valencia Aaron Wan-Bissaka lined up to replace Antonio Valencia
- January 18, 2019

The Daily Mirror reports that United have made a decision to battle Chelsea and Manchester City for the signature of Wan-Bissaka in this January transfer window. Chelsea and Manchester City already have long-term options at right back in the form of Cesar Azpilicueta and Kyle Walker, but both are looking to add depth at the position. (more...)
Mavericks ramp up efforts to deal PG Dennis Smith Jr., sources say Mavericks ramp up efforts to deal PG Dennis Smith Jr., sources say
- January 18, 2019

Dallas has also apparently explored the possibility of including Wes Matthews in trade talks. Dallas has sat Smith for three straight games with what the franchise has termed a sore back, but there's motivation with the organization and Smith to find a new home for him, league sources said. (more...)
Rockets' Harden lights up Grizzlies with 57 points Rockets' Harden lights up Grizzlies with 57 points
- January 18, 2019

Those two mark the NBA's longest since Wilt Chamberlain strung together 20 such performances in 1964. After his huge first half, the Grizzlies double-teamed Harden on most every possession in the first few minutes of the third quarter and he didn't score again until there were about five minutes left in the period. (more...)
Djokovic cruises to round 2 in Australian Open Djokovic cruises to round 2 in Australian Open
- January 18, 2019

Soaking up the Rod Laver Arena limelight, the Serb moved superbly in his opener and hit 42 winners to wrap up a one-sided clash in just over two hours. In this court, as well, in Rod Laver I think back in 2010. Sky customers can stream this match on the Sky Go app. "Really optimistic, but also respectful, trying to do whatever I can to win it". (more...)
Milos Raonic into second round with straight-sets victory over Nick Kyrgios Milos Raonic into second round with straight-sets victory over Nick Kyrgios
- January 18, 2019

Offering no excuses, Kyrgios had no answer to Raonic's "scary" serving and 30 aces, but acknowledged he needed to regain his seeding status to avoid such early-round tussles with former grand slam finalists. Raonic did not face a single break point, winning 90 per cent of points on his first serve in a one-sided encounter. He will play doubles to round out his Australian Open. (more...)
Australia's Barty shines brightly as compatriots stumble Australia's Barty shines brightly as compatriots stumble
- January 18, 2019

I still have the same discussion with "Tyz". "Then Mol is able to relay that as well and to reassure me". Sakkari entered this tournament losing seven of her last nine matches, so these wins are a welcome sight for the 23-year-old. With Craig Tyzzer resting up, the joint victor of last year's Newcombe Medal is relying on phone communication to ensure she stays on message with her coach. (more...)
'I select on penis length,' says female coach of German men's team 'I select on penis length,' says female coach of German men's team
- January 18, 2019

She told Welt how one journalist had asked her whether she warned players to put their trousers on when she entered the dressing room. Now she has hit the headlines for her witty response to an interview question. She is yet to oversee her first game, with the winter break now taking place in Germany, but will have her work cut out trying to lift Cloppenburg from the bottom of the Oberliga Niedersachsen, one of the country's 14 fifth tier leagues. (more...)
Ronaldo: Supercoppa triumph just the start for Juve Ronaldo: Supercoppa triumph just the start for Juve
- January 18, 2019

The Portuguese superstar scored the only goal of the game as Juve narrowly beat AC Milan out in Jeddah , Saudi Arabia to claim the trophy for the first time since 2015. The trophy, which was being contested outside of Italy for the 10th time, is traditionally a clash between the Italian league and cup winners, but Milan qualified as Coppa Italia runner-up after Juve clinched the domestic double last season. (more...)
Barty continues to set AO2019 alight Barty continues to set AO2019 alight
- January 18, 2019

Wozniacki and 2008 Australian Open victor Maria Sharapova play later in the day. "This is wonderful", Barty said after matching her charge to the US Open fourth round past year. Barty thundered down 13 aces and dropped serve just once, but looked ginger at times with her movement, no doubt the result of a gruelling workload of eight matches in the past 12 days. (more...)
Barcelona 3-0 Levante: Ousmane Dembele & Lionel Messi score as Barca progress Barcelona 3-0 Levante: Ousmane Dembele & Lionel Messi score as Barca progress
- January 18, 2019

Barca bagged a third goal ten minutes into the second half as Messi collected a pass from Nelson Semedo before slotting into the bottom corner to make 4-2 on aggregate. Levante's line-up is as follows: Aitor Fernandez; Rober Pier, Sergio Postigo, Erick Cabaco; Coke , Jose Campana, Sanjin Prcic , Moses Simon; Enis Bardhi; Borja Mayoral, Emmanuel Boateng. (more...)
Rockets stunned by Nets in OT despite Harden's 58 Rockets stunned by Nets in OT despite Harden's 58
- January 18, 2019

Dinwiddie didn't like the call, particularly not when James Harden was in the process of shooting 22 free throws in the second half and overtime alone. With 8.4 seconds left in regulation, the game was tied. Tucker missed two free throws, but Harden grabbed a rebound with 12.7 seconds left. Rondae Hollis-Jefferson returned after sitting out the last seven games with a right adductor strain. (more...)
India vs Australia stats preview: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma near ODI records India vs Australia stats preview: Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma near ODI records
- January 18, 2019

Australia has made a couple of changes to their squad. Rohit Sharma , Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli (c), Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni (wk), Dinesh Karthik, Vijay Shankar/Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal/Khaleel Ahmed, Mohammed Shami. (more...)
Phil Micklelson narrowly misses shooting 59 at Desert Classic
- January 18, 2019

Mickelson shot a 12-under 60 in the opening round of the Desert Classic, as he torched La Quinta Country Club with 10 birdies and an eagle. The 48-year-old then raised hopes of breaking 60 when he birdied four of the first five holes on the inward half, a run he began with a 30-foot putt on the 10th and concluded with a chip-in from the front of the green at the 14th. (more...)

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