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There’s a lot of intrigue heading into every NFL season, and this season’s historic campaign will certainly be no different. From the seismic waves created by a few landscape-altering offseason trades, most notably involving wide receivers Odell Beckham Jr. and Antonio Brown, to football’s continued evolution led by stars both young and seasoned, the energy…

Fletcher Cox missed offseason workouts after undergoing foot surgery. The hope is that he’s ready for Eagles training camp. The first-team All-Pro defensive tackle told WAPT in Jackson, Miss., over the weekend during his 7-on-7 high school football camp that he seems on pace to make that happen. “Everything is going good. I’m happy about…

The worth of Dak Prescott is a hotly debated topic. A seemingly bright line currently separates those that believe the Dallas Cowboys quarterback should become the latest $30-million signal-caller to break the bank, and those who believe he hasn’t earned that type of payday. Count Amari Cooper, the Cowboys No. 1 receiver, among those who…

Cameron Jordan received his payday. Now, the New Orleans Saints defensive end wants one of his teammates to get a gigantic check. Joining NFL Network’s Good Morning Football on Monday, Jordan didn’t hesitate suggesting Michael Thomas should become the highest-paid receiver in the NFL. “Pay the man,” Jordan said emphatically. “Nobody’s done what he’s done in…

Djalma (right) plays for Alanyaspor in TurkeyDjalma cancelled out Youssef Msakni’s first-half penalty to earn Angola a point against Tunisia in the Africa Cup of Nations.The 32-year-old fired home on the rebound after goalkeeper Farouk Ben Mustapha failed to hold on to Mateus’ goal-bound effort.Msakni had given Tunisia the lead from the spot 11 minutes…

MON 24 Jun 2019Euro Under-21 Championship – Group CCroatia U210England U21129 minsNelson (11′ minutes pen)Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryBoth sides already knocked out after two defeatsFoden starts for England, Wan-Bissaka on benchLive ReportingBy Shamoon HafezAll…

MON 24 Jun 2019Women’s World Cup – Round of 16Sweden0Canada035 minsGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryWatch on Red Button and at top of pageFifa Women’s World Cup last 162003 runners-up Sweden have failed to reach quarter-finals…

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Spain 1-2 USAThe United States came through a testing last-16 tie against Spain to set up a tantalising Women’s World Cup quarter-final against France.The world’s number-one side and pre-tournament favourites were given a scare by the Spaniards but survived the first nervy match of their title…

Media playback is not supported on this device The Shakib Show: Bangladesh all-rounder takes five wicketsICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, SouthamptonBangladesh 262-7 (50 overs): Mushfiqur 83, Shakib 51; Mujeeb 3-39Afghanistan 200 (47 overs): Gulbadin 47, Shinwari 49; Shakib 5-29Bangladesh won by 62 runsScorecard; Table; ScheduleBangladesh moved a point behind England and the World Cup semi-final…

Benitez was adored by the Newcastle fansRafael Benitez’s departure from Newcastle United will leave the long-suffering Toon Army nursing an acute sense of betrayal and – if this is actually possible – widen the gaping chasm between themselves and owner Mike Ashley.Magpies supporters started the day ramping up “Rafa Appreciation Week” as the clock ran…