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Smith-Schuster, Iloka suspended one game each

Smith-Schuster, Iloka suspended one game each

Smith-Schuster was penalized 15 yards for unnecessary roughness but not ejected. "Your conduct following the hit fell fair below the high standards of sportsmanship expected from an National Football League player". " After I seen the replay I think I should've held back a little bit more from blocking him", Smith-Schuster said. Then afterward he leered over him, taunting him.


FSU hires former USF coach to replace Fisher

FSU hires former USF coach to replace Fisher

It's unclear who OR will hire to replace Taggart. OR finished 7-5 this season, and will play Boise State in the Las Vegas Bowl. While Taggart signed a five-year, $16 million contract with OR in December 2016, he would owe the Ducks $3 million if he resigned to become FSU's next coach, the Tallahassee Democrat reported .


Russian flag will not fly during the 2018 Winter Olympics

Russian flag will not fly during the 2018 Winter Olympics

Tuesday's decision may have major consequences for another major sports event, next year's $11 billion soccer World Cup in Russian Federation. Separately, the Oswald commission, set up by the International Olympic Committee to examine Russian doping in Sochi in 2014, began to ban Russian competitors from those Games retrospectively.


UCF Football Team Names Josh Heupel New Head Coach

UCF Football Team Names Josh Heupel New Head Coach

The Tigers went from 124th in the nation in total offense the year before he was hired to seventh this past season. During his time at Missouri , he coached quarterback Drew Lock to become the SEC leader in passing yards. He was not retained after a disappointing 8-5 record in 2014. In 2016, the Tigers led the Southeastern Conference and were ranked No. 13 in the nation, averaging 500.5 yards per game.


Messi statue chopped off at ankles

Messi statue chopped off at ankles

It appears that the legs of the player's likeness were cut, leaving the body of the statue of the Argentina global sprawled across the pavement on Costanera Sur. It is unclear whether this statue will be repaired or replaced. It is flanked by sculptures of other Argentine sporting greats such as Formula 1 world champion Juan Manuel Fangio and 1986 World Cup victor Diego Maradona.


Oklahoma RB Rodney Anderson facing rape allegation

Oklahoma RB Rodney Anderson facing rape allegation

Her initial plan was to take an Uber home, but Anderson's friends were adamant he take her home, according to the statement. The woman further described her recollections in the statement and said she was "not feeling like I could say anything, and trying to get away from him to put clothes on".