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Burris leads Redblacks to shocking upset of Stampeders in 104th Grey Cup

The Ottawa Redblacks entered halftime with a 20-7 lead over the Calgary Stampeders in the Grey Cup. Burris, who was named the game's MVP, threw for three touchdowns and ran for two more. If Burris retires, he'll certainly leave on a huge high, completing 35-of-46 passes for 461 yards en route to his third Grey Cup title. And he did it by outplaying Mitchell, who threw a trio of interceptions.



Skinner has goal and assist, Hurricanes beat Panthers 3-2

The Panthers won the Atlantic Division a year ago but are only 11-10-1 this season, 10th in the Eastern Conference after Sunday night's 3-2 loss at Carolina. Florida took a 2-0 lead in the first period, outshooting the Hurricanes 16-9. But the Carolina penalty kill, which had its streak of 26-straight penalties killed end with Florida's first-goal, was up to the task.


Chiefs beat Broncos 30-27 in overtime

Chiefs beat Broncos 30-27 in overtime

While Denver is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games as a favorite of 3.5 or fewer points, according to the OddsShark NFL Database , a more pertinent metric might be that the Broncos are 8-2 both straight-up and ATS in games after the bye week since 2006.



More soccer players report abuses as English FA opens review

In a statement issued from its headquarters at London's Wembley Stadium, the Football Association (FA) said independent law barrister Kate Gallafent is to assist it with a review into the abuse cases which have recently come to light. "When things come out of the blue like this, you first want to make inquiries and reflect from within". 'I think we have six or seven clubs and areas.



Novak Djokovic recovers to see off Dominic Thiem in London

Thiem said he had a chance to meet Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho after the match, and the pair chatted briefly. Djokovic has lost only one match here in four years, winning the title on each occasion, but he will surely have to improve if he is to maintain that record after an unconvincing 6-7 (10/12) 6-0 6-2 win over the eighth seed.


I want $100m to fight Mayweather: McGregor

I want $100m to fight Mayweather: McGregor

That's something I didn't know. "Never compare Conor McGregor to me", Mayweather barked at TMZ's cameraman. $100m (£80m) in one night? He then said that Floyd Mayweather is scared of a real fight and demanded that he wants $100 million dollars for the fight if ever the bout pushes through.