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Holly Holm explains why she's rooting for Ronda Rousey at UFC 207

Former UFC women's bantamweight champion Rousey will fight next week for the belt against Amanda Nunes. In fact while Rousey may be answering questions about her loss for the first time right now, Holm has moved past it and rarely thinks about that knockout anymore.



Kings Hand Cousins 'Substantial Fine' After Run-In With Reporter

In his column, Furillo referenced a separate incident involving Cousins and his brother Jaleel Cousins at a Tampa nightclub in May, during which Jaleel was tased and arrested. "Now, along with The DrYnk, Cousins will always have the Avenue", Furillo wrote to close out his column. "But each side should treat the other with mutual respect and professionalism".



MLB Trade: Phillies acquire Clay Buchholz from Red Sox

The only real downside to this trade is having to watch Clay Buchholz pitch for the Phillies. Right now, Boston's starting five will be Sale, David Price , Rick Porcello , Eduardo Rodriguez , and Drew Pomeranz . It's in this that the Red Sox have apparently had enough. But remind us again when, exactly, the Red Sox began prioritizing fiscal conservatism over pitching depth? "When we looked at everything, we were in a spot where we had seven established big-league starters, (and) we felt we ...



Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell: Road games make challenges more hard

This game was important to both teams because it would heavily impact each teams playoff chances and possible playoff seeding. NY have won 8 of their last 9 games, the only blemish being against the Pittsburgh Steelers two weeks ago. Here are the common opponents among the Bucs and the Lions: Bears , Rams , Saints , Cowboys . In 1997, a year both teams made the playoffs, NY pulled out a 26-20 win as Danny Kanell and Chris Calloway connected on an overtime touchdown.



Higuain haunts Roma as Juve move seven points clear

But the visitors paid the price when Daniele De Rossi failed to deal with Higuain on the quarter-hour, the Argentine muscling his way past to beat Wojciech Szczesny with a superb strike inside the 'keeper's near post. Despite no goals, it was an entertaining match on a foggy night at San Siro but AC Milan's already faint Serie A title hopes were dented further. On the flipside, of course, is the fact that Juventus can open up a commanding seven-point lead with a win, a lead that would see ...


Sheldon Richardson on Jets-Dolphins: 'F- this game'

Sheldon Richardson on Jets-Dolphins: 'F- this game'

Via SnapChat, a social media platform, Richardson said, as best transcribed, one of two things. Defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson could be facing discipline from the Jets after posting a profanity-laced video to Snapchat , drawing the ire of coach Todd Bowles .