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Cookie-thieving squirrel starts New Year's party early, charges police officers

NY police officers weren't anticipating a squirrel's decision to evade capture, but their body cameras captured the moment it chose to run. The animal crashed i...


Focus Shifts to Gruden After Raiders Give Del Rio Swift, Decisive Axe

Del Rio called this game a "microcosm" of the Raiders' season, and the flaws that resulted in their 6-10 finish were on full display. Counting his eight-plus ye...


Bears Slotted For 8th Pick In 2018 NFL Draft

Cleveland acquired Houston's 2018 first-round selection during the opening night of the 2017 draft when they allowed Houston to move up to No. 12 to select quar...


Jags playing for momentum, Titans need win for playoff spot

And if the Jags were to win, it wouldn't only be sweet revenge, likely knocking out a division foe from playoff contention, but also preventing Jacksonville fro...


Broncos likely to fire head coach Vance Joseph

With Kansas City already locked into the fourth seed in the AFC playoffs, the Chiefs had little to play for on this last Sunday in December. The Broncos hav...


The Bills are pure joy celebrating their first playoff appearance since 1999

And Drake was ejected for throwing a Bills helmet about 20 yards. If he had reached 1,000, he would have been the first Dolphin to reach the plateau in three ...


Winston, Bucs stun Saints in season finale

Tampa Bay had rallied for a fourth-quarter lead, only to see the Saints grab the lead back. Josh Robinson stripped the ball out of Lewis' arm just as he was a...


Guardiola calls for more protection for players

City attempted to sign Sanchez, whose contract expires at the season's end and who Guardiola once signed for Barcelona, during the summer transfer window. "Toda...


Refocused: Indianapolis Colts 22, Houston Texans 13

Hilton traded punches with Texans cornerback Jonathan Joseph. Since their win against the Texans in week 9, the Colts have not won another game. ABOUT THE...


Rick Smith to take leave of absence

This isn't exactly new; a year ago there were grumblings that O'Brien could leave because of his relationship with Smith, but the two made it work this season. ...


Cleveland Browns finish 2017 season 0-16

From there it was a race to the final whistle as the Steelers worked to make sure no one got hurt before they entered the playoffs. The Cleveland Browns h...


Ashley Young banned for three matches

As a result of the suspension, Young will miss Monday's game against Everton , as well as an FA Cup fixture with Derby County and a Premier League match agai...


Vikings Go For 5th NFC North Win In 2017 Versus Bears

For the third consecutive season under Fox, the Bears are finishing in the basement in the NFC North division. Chicago is coming off a 20-3 win over the Brown...


Week 17 Preview: Eagles vs Cowboys

A federal appeals court has set a Thursday hearing as attorneys for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott seek a longer-lasting injunction to stop his...


Raiders looking to reunite with Jon Gruden

Additionally, per the report Mark Davis has offered Gruden an ownership stake previously, which could potentially come into play again. An ownership source ...


Crystal Palace halts Manchester City winning streak

The Citizens were held to a goalless draw at Selhurst Park in a feisty encounter that saw both Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne stretchered off for Man City. We were...


'Star Wars' passes 'Beauty and the Beast' as top 2017 earner

That's at the domestic box office. Disney and Lucasfilm's The Last Jedi is crossing the $1 billion mark at the global box office as Hollywood bids adieu to ...


Costa, Conte speak out as Atletico finally unveil striker

I was really happy there, the people were great, the fans, my team mates were all great... But bookmakers Coral reckon Spurs are only joint-fourth favourite...


Gabriel Jesus substituted in tears after suffering injury against Crystal Palace

In the same game, Kevin De Bruyne was also stretchered off in injury time following a high tackle from Jason Puncheon. Initial suspicions were that it could...


English Premier League wrap 30 December 2017

Antonio Rudiger, Danny Drinkwater and Pedro all scored to finish the game off as a contest in the opening stages. The hectic festive period tends to see manag...