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Petty has tough task against Patriots defense

For comparison's sake, Ryan Fitzpatrick, Petty's predecessor as the Jets' starting quarterback, ranks 29th among 31 qualifying quarterbacks with a 56.8 completion percentage and last with a 69.1 rating. "He's handled it well", Jets offensive coordinator Chan Gailey told ESPN . He's 75 of 130 for 809 yards with three touchdowns and six interceptions this season, and has been sacked 11 times.



West Ham forward Diafra Sakho ruled out for up to eight weeks

Bilic, though, said he hoped to sign a couple of players in the window. "He has a contract and we will do everything to make sure he stays with us", Bilic told reporters. "But he is still very ambitious and that is why he is a great player because he wants to improve". Bacca, a prolific goalscorer and two-time Europa League victor with Sevilla, is happy in Italy but could be tempted by first-team football and Premier League riches.


BYU fans excited for Poinsettia Bowl

BYU fans excited for Poinsettia Bowl

It was head coach Kalani Sitake's first bowl victory. Wyoming ranks 112th in the nation in total yards allowed, are 106th in passing yards allowed, 87th in rushing yards allowed and surrender 34.8 points per game (105th in the nation). Brian Hill , who ran for 1,767 yards this season, didn't play the first quarter. Hill scored his 22nd touchdown of the season when he moved the pile the final 2 yards for the score.



Baltimore Ravens girding for a fight with Pittsburgh Steelers

Coates continued to play through the injury on special teams and caught his first pass in seven weeks against the Bengals, signs he appeared to be heading in the right direction. We've got to move on. Even if they're stopping it, still hand the ball to (Bell). When a player enters the NFL's concussion protocol, they have to wait until they are symptom-free before getting back on the practice field, all while being monitored.



Chiefs get four Pro Bowlers in 2017

He is the second Chiefs rookie in the last two years to qualify for the NFL's all-star game (Peters in 2015). This season, he leads the National Football League in receptions (33) and receiving yards (255) by a fullback , while he has also helped RB Terrance West rush for a career-high 729 yards and five touchdowns.


Bayern go clear at top of table

Bayern go clear at top of table

Bayern, German champions a record 26 times , and Leipzig, playing in the top flight for the first time, went into the match level on points at the top and amid huge expectations. The Spanish midfield duo sent Bayern on their way to a 3-0 victory by striking in an eight-minute first-half spell that took the game away from Leipzig at the Allianz Arena .