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SEC ties record for most first-round picks in National Football League draft

What's more, he's now got even more ammunition to pull it off. The quarterbacks, who were billed as nothing special, were suddenly a hot commodity. The Browns also had the No. Peppers said he believes he's going to settle in at safety. Plus, the tape of Peppers crowding the line scrimmage as a blitzing safety reminds me of someone the Browns saw quite a bit of during the 2000s....a guy named Troy Polamalu.



Pope arrives in Egypt for symbolic two-day visit

The 80-year-old pontiff is due in Cairo around 1200 GMT and his 27 hours on Egyptian soil will include a meeting with the grand imam of the Al-Azhar mosque, sealing a recent improvement in relations between Catholicism and the Sunni branch of Islam.


In Egypt, pope seeks Christian-Muslim rejection of violence

In Egypt, pope seeks Christian-Muslim rejection of violence

Despite the security threat hanging over his visit, the pope will use an ordinary auto during his 27 hours in Cairo. In addition to addressing two Muslim audiences, Francis will deliver a speech to Copts, who are part of the Oriental Orthodox communion of churches, and another to Catholics, and will hold a meeting with the Coptic patriarch, Pope Tawadros II.



Crosby and Penguins win Game 1 vs Ovechkin's Capitals

Crosby versus Alex Ovechkin got much of the buzz heading into the showdown of two of NHL's best teams, and Ovechkin collected his fourth goal of the playoffs. They look for those big moments and they capitalize on those moments. Hopefully, someone is buying Fleury a steak dinner after that one. But on Thursday night, that's exactly what the world was exposed to for at least a brief period of the contest.



EU foreign ministers seek way out of stalemate with Turkey

Erdogan's referendum victory that granted him greater powers, his crackdown on perceived opponents and comments comparing some European Union governments to Nazis have alienated many in the bloc. Turkey has always been annoyed by US support for the YPG militia, seen by the Pentagon as a reliable partner in Syria but by Ankara as a hostile force linked to Kurdish PKK militants who have waged a three-decade insurgency against the Turkish state.



Final Turkish votes show narrow 'yes' win

However, should Erdogan introduce the death penalty - a red line for many member states - that would immediately end all prospect of Turkey joining the European Union, he said. "We will continue to take any measures as long as the threats persist". "Now Turkey , the Free Syrian Army, along with the coalition led by America, can clear these 2,500-5,000 terrorists".