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Danica Patrick reunites with GoDaddy; still seeking Daytona, Indy rides

Danica Patrick reunites with GoDaddy; still seeking Daytona, Indy rides

She is calling it "The Danica Double", and the sponsorship from her former patron will help her seal the rides she needs. Patrick recently said she's been " pushing politely " to secure a ride for the two races, which should be much easier with her sponsorship locked down.


Tom Brady injures throwing hand during practice on Wednesday

Tom Brady injures throwing hand during practice on Wednesday

And the rest of the playoff-contending quarterbacks have landed on injured reserve: Aaron Rodgers, Deshaun Watson, Andrew Luck. New England is the best-coached team in the league, led by the best quarterback ever. Their lone loss came in 1999 at Jacksonville in the wild-card round of the playoffs. The Patriots are nine-point favorites over Jacksonville, while the Vikings are favored by three points over the Eagles , despite Sunday's game being played at Lincoln Financial Field.


Sharapova storms into third round to set up Kerber clash

Sharapova storms into third round to set up Kerber clash

On Tuesday night, he got something different. Australian Open champion a decade ago, Sharapova said she would not be looking to race through their third match in five months. No. 4-ranked 4-Alexander Zverev, No. 5 Dominic Thiem , No. 7 David Goffin, No. 19 Tomas Berdych advanced, but No. 20 Roberto Bautista Agut lost to Fernando Verdasco and former Wimbledon finalist Milos Raonic lost to Lukas Lacko.


Will Ferrell Interrupts Roger Federer Interview, Goes Full Ron Burgundy

Will Ferrell Interrupts Roger Federer Interview, Goes Full Ron Burgundy

With the set then going to serve and Federer trailing 5-6, he made a statement with three booming aces to rack up 17 for the match and force the tiebreak. "I run around the backhand presently", he said. Former Melbourne champion Stan Wawrinka also successfully returned from half a year on the sidelines after knee surgery, having only decided he was fit to play at the weekend.


Coach Bill Snyder's 22-year-old grandson found dead in Manhattan

Coach Bill Snyder's 22-year-old grandson found dead in Manhattan

Law enforcement authorities are investigating the death of 22-year-old Matthew Snyder at a residence in the 3300 Block of Claflin Avenue in Manhattan. His son Sean has served as the team's special teams coach and director of football operations since 2011 and has been an assistant coach with the school since 1994.


Probe launched as Russian athletes withdraw before doping tests

Probe launched as Russian athletes withdraw before doping tests

Neither will attend the combined hearing in Geneva, which starts on Monday and will run until January 27 or 28, but they "are expected to testify by videoconference or telephone-conference", CAS added. Those approved to participate in the Winter Games will be required to perform under the name of "Olympic athlete from Russia" without national flag and anthem.