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Detroit Lions fire head coach and general manager

Detroit Lions fire head coach and general manager

The NFL’s Detroit Lions fired head coach Matt Patricia and general manager Bob Quinn, announcing in a tweet Saturday that both were “relieved of their duties.” “They’re both very fine men and we wish them nothing but the best in the rest of their careers,” Detroit Lions owner Sheila Ford Hamp said in a video…MORE

Ten years on from humiliating Real Madrid 5-0, Barcelona is a club in turmoil

Ten years on from humiliating Real Madrid 5-0, Barcelona is a club in turmoil

As Gerard Pique broke away from the mass of Barcelona players and staff embracing each other and cheering, he looked up to the stands around him at Camp Nou. Grinning, the defender raised his right arm to the thousands of jubilant Catalans, his palm open and five fingers outstretched. The fans responded, raising their arms,…MORE

Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr.: Everything you need to know about the fight

Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr.: Everything you need to know about the fight

Mike Tyson, once considered “the baddest man on the planet,” is returning to the boxing ring Saturday for a highly anticipated bout. Fifteen years after retiring, the former heavyweight champion will square off against fellow boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. for an exhibition fight titled “Frontline Battle.” The World Boxing Council WBC will support, commemorate…MORE

Manchester United launches investigations following ‘disruptive’ cyber attack

Manchester United launches investigations following ‘disruptive’ cyber attack

Manchester United has launched investigations as the club continues to tackle a “disruptive” cyber attack. According to PA Media, the attack has left the English Premier League club unable to fully restore its computer systems and, as of Thursday night, staff did not have access to their email accounts. The UK’s National Cyber Security Center…MORE

Tributes pour in for Dallas Cowboys strength and conditioning coach Markus Paul

Tributes pour in for Dallas Cowboys strength and conditioning coach Markus Paul

Tributes have been pouring in for the Dallas Cowboys’ strength and conditioning coach Markus Paul, 54, who died Wednesday after experiencing a medical emergency unrelated to Covid-19 at the team’s headquarters. During the Cowboys’ Thanksgiving Day game against the Washington Football Team, each player wore a sticker with Paul’s initials on his helmet. Players also…MORE