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Detroit Lions on national TV five times next season

Detroit Lions on national TV five times next season

Detroit's first matchup with Green Bay is in prime time the week after it hosts Pittsburgh on Sunday night, but after that, the Lions could win out in November. The defending NFC North champions are 25-1 vs. the Lions in the state of Wisconsin dating back to 1991. Tulloch played his first five seasons with Tennessee, then had his stint with the Lions before playing last season with the Philadelphia Eagles.


Zlatan Ibrahimovic retires: Man Utd striker to end career after injury

Zlatan Ibrahimovic retires: Man Utd striker to end career after injury

The pair join a long list of casualties at the Premier League club, with Chris Smalling, Phil Jones and Juan Mata already on the sidelines. It has been suggested that the ailment could end not only Ibrahimovic's season but also his time at Old Trafford, with no extension agreed to the 12-month deal he penned in the summer of 2016.



Takeaways from the Indiana Pacers Game 2 loss to Cleveland

With four seconds left on the clock, Miles chose to shoot the ball instead of passing it back to George, but the shot did not go in, resulting for the Pacers to lose by one point. "It was physical", power forward Kevin Love said of the Detroit series . He finally showed a little aggression and had a few back-to-back possessions where he was doing it all with energy.


Kylian Mbappe victor sends Monaco back to top of Ligue 1

Kylian Mbappe victor sends Monaco back to top of Ligue 1

According to French newspaper L'Equipe, Real Madrid are aware of the interest in the teenager, and club president Florentino Perez is prepared to make another statement signing to land the Monaco striker in an effort to boost his presidential bid.


Nelson struggles as Brewers fall to Cardinals

Nelson struggles as Brewers fall to Cardinals

Diaz hit a pinch-hit tie-breaking solo homer on Saturday, although he did not play in the field. He surrendered six hits, struck out six and walked one. "He came in today in better shape, which is encouraging". Manager Craig Counsell said Garza threw 87 pitches in his last minor league rehab start and won't be held to a specific pitch count.



Westbrook to sit for first time this season

Houston has the edge in most areas but the Rockets should have their hands full night in, night out before eventually taking the series. Houston beat OKC 3 games to 1 this season and all but one game were close. Solid numbers. But eight single-figure outings in his last 13 games indicated a dropoff in offensive output over the last part. The mental fatigue Harden dealt with, in addition to the physical energy he used, finally caught up to him.