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Allardyce confirmed as new Everton manager

Allardyce confirmed as new Everton manager

Following an outlay of almost $200 million on new players last summer, Everton was expected to be challenging for the top four, not fighting against the drop. Allardyce was in the stands to see Everton win for only the second time in 11 games. The Toffees spent more than £130m on new players in the summer but have struggled without last season's top scorer Romelu Lukaku , who was sold to Manchester United for £75m in July.


Jameis Winston to start Sunday against Packers?

Jameis Winston to start Sunday against Packers?

While no police report was filed on the incident, the driver filed a complaint with Uber, which has permanently banned Winston. Head coach Dirk Koetter said in a press conference today that Winston is "healthy and he is cleared to go" for Sunday's away game.


Rick Pitino suing University of Louisville

Rick Pitino suing University of Louisville

The lawsuit claims the university breached Pitino's contract by not properly notifying him he was placed on leave and firing him without proper cause. "Pitino said he believes he's referred to as 'Coach-2" in the US complaint - a person who allegedly carried a lot of clout with Adidas and could get his guys taken care of.


TMZ: Jim Nabors dead at 87

TMZ: Jim Nabors dead at 87

Nabors made headlines in January 2013 when he married Cadwallader, a former Honolulu firefighter and his partner of 38 years at that time, in Seattle shortly after the state of Washington made same-sex marriage legal. Nabors, who was born in Alabama, had a long career featuring numerous television and movie roles. Nabors returned to the South and worked as a film cutter for a TV station in Chattanooga, Tenn., then moved to Los Angeles - the climate was better suited for his asthma - and ...


Conor McGregor Angers Judge After Late Arrival To Court For Speeding Charge

Conor McGregor Angers Judge After Late Arrival To Court For Speeding Charge

Walsh questioned McGregor afterwards. Nevertheless, Walsh agreed to adjourn the case until later in the day, and this time McGregor did show up to plead guilty to the speeding charge, leading to a £350 fine. " I apologise and I'll pay the fine ", McGregor replied. "I wanted to show my respect by turning up here today". Flanked by reporters, McGregor sped away from court in a BMW i8 (of course), but not before seemingly antagonizing the mob.


Tennessee HC Rumors: Volunteers Targeting Kevin Sumlin After Dave Doeren Snub

Tennessee HC Rumors: Volunteers Targeting Kevin Sumlin After Dave Doeren Snub

State. According to Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated and other outlets, Doeren has chosen to remain in Raleigh, North Carolina, as the head coach of the Wolfpack after the Vols came calling to gauge his interest. If those are Doeren's choices, taking whatever N.C. State has offered, even if it's not exactly what Doeren originally wanted, seems like the right play.