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Mark Helfrich is still coach of the Ducks _ for now

Mark Helfrich is still coach of the Ducks _ for now

Helfrich also said that tight end Pharaoh Brown sat out the final two game of the season because of "injuries" and he did not acknowledge the recent report that Brown has been accused of numerous violent incidents in the past three years. 11 Utah in Salt Lake City last weekend - which temporarily staved off questions about Helfrich's future. But all of that goodwill was lost on Saturday when the Ducks dropped a 34-24 decision at Oregon State .


LSU to retain Ed Orgeron as coach

LSU to retain Ed Orgeron as coach

Following Thursday night's game, chants of "Keep coach O" could be heard from LSU's locker room. After Alleva had been rebuffed by front-runner Jimbo Fisher of Florida State, he allegedly turned to Houston head coach Tom Herman. Ed Orgeron will tell you he grew up a LSU fan. Alleva divulged that one of Orgeron's mentors, current Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll, called LSU to stump for his former USC assistant.



Bills Beat Jaguars, 28-21

The Jaguars entered the matchup boasting a top-10 defense that presented a fast and physical brand of football, which showed up early as Buffalo had a hard time mustering any sort of offense. The Jags held the Bills to just 25 yards on 11 attempts, and 13 of them came on the Bills final two plays of the half. Six plays later Buffalo put what proved to be the game-winning touchdown on the board, with McCoy fighting to reach the goal line on the ensuing two-point conversion for a ...



Sounders win Western Conference title, advance to first MLS Cup

He led the Sounders with a dozen goals, plus two more in this Rapids series, and when he wasn't scoring - he was in an eight-game drought heading into the Western Conference final - his intensity didn't wane. His consistent pressuring of Colorado's defense, coupled with his defensive work, played a key role in helping the Sounders keep the Rapids at bay, and Morris' second goal of the series helped give the Sounders the breathing room they needed to close out the series victory comfortably.



IN PICS: India take honours on day one at Mohali

Bairstow's move up the order was the result of a reshuffle as England brought Buttler back for his first Test in 13 months - moving Moeen Ali up to the number four spot vacated by Ben Duckett. Jadeja, who was quite poor in the field during the morning session, including a dropped chance off Cook in the slips, made amends when he got one to spin sharply in.


India reaches 271-6, within 12 runs of England on day 2

India reaches 271-6, within 12 runs of England on day 2

He also got a caught behind decision overturned against Woakes as replays confirmed that the ball had grazed only his shirt. Adil Rashid is increasingly confident he can get the world's best players out. It was five down in the next over. Obviously, in the last session, we lost many wickets, which we didn't want to but things happen. However, he reacted brilliantly after Kohli guided Woakes into the off side and called for a single.