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Tim Tebow signs minor league contract with New York Mets

I'm on record saying signing Tebow was worth a shot for a team like the Reds, and the Mets are no different in that regard. Tebow has an incredible hill to climb to become a major-league baseball player - only 10 percent of minor leaguers ever reach the show - and he's a 29-year-old man who hasn't played anything close to serious baseball in more than a decade.



Lorenzo takes record 64th career MotoGP pole position

For Marquez, it was a relatively fuss-free ride to finish the race in fourth, securing valuable Championship points in the process. The reigning MotoGP world champion claimed the final place on the rostrum on the Movistar Yamaha and paid tribute to Pedrosa afterwards, saying the Repsol Honda rider deserved his first premier class win since Sepang 2015.


Robert Griffin III expected to be Browns long-term, franchise QB

Robert Griffin III expected to be Browns long-term, franchise QB

The Eagles trade of Sam Bradford will come back to haunt them. ABOUT THE BROWNS (2015: 3-13, fourth in AFC Central): With Josh Gordon serving the first of a four-game suspension, Gary Barnidge likely will be Griffin's most-trusted target after reeling in a career-high 79 passes for 1,043 yards and franchise high-tying nine touchdowns by a tight end.


Mihajlovic: Hart could have done better

Mihajlovic: Hart could have done better

We take a look at his performance in his side's 2-1 defeat to Atalanta . Hart, who signed for the club from Shrewsbury in 2006, has been allowed to leave on a season-long loan for Torino after being frozen out by new City boss Pep Guardiola .



Bucs opponent preview: Saints, Week 16

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) is congratulated after scoring the winning touchdown in overtime against the San Diego Chargers at Arrowhead Stadium . Favre is second with 508 and Manning leads everyone with 539-career touchdown passes. "Sometimes he knows the defence better than the defences", safety Nate Allen said of Brees.


Penn State Alum Shawn Morelli Wins Paralympic Gold Medal

Penn State Alum Shawn Morelli Wins Paralympic Gold Medal

A double Paralympic champion from London 2012, all signs point to Hannah Cockroft winning three more titles in Rio, starting with the 100m. "During my first year away at college, I had a very hard time", Meyers said. Morris' medal was the second Welsh success of the games after Sabrina Fortune , who trains in Deeside, won bronze in the F20 shot-putt. "There's no strategy, I just did daily training very well and it's just basic skill coming through", he said.