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Zidane knows only winning matters against Barcelona
- April 03, 2016

Everyone says that Barcelona are the best team but we have beaten them in their own backyard so mentally it puts us in a great position. While landing the title would still be a distant proposition even with a victory for Real Madrid, the contest is key for Zinedine Zidane as he takes charge for his first Clásico . (more...)
US back on track in qualifying with 4-0 win over Guatemala US back on track in qualifying with 4-0 win over Guatemala
- April 01, 2016

The embattled Klinsmann was the most relieved man in the venue as the Americans (2-1-1) moved into second place in the group standings. The United States needed bailing out after dropping a 2-0 decision in Guatemala on Friday that significantly set back World Cup Qualification hopes for 2018. (more...)
Egypt plane drama ends: hijacker arrested, passengers freed Egypt plane drama ends: hijacker arrested, passengers freed
- March 30, 2016

Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif Ismail identified the hijacker as an Egyptian national but said his motives remained unclear. The hijacker of an EgyptAir passenger jet forced to land in Cyprus on Tuesday was wearing a fake explosive belt, Cypriot Foreign Minister Ioannis Kassoulidis says. (more...)
Clips' Griffin cleared to return, begins 4-game suspension Clips' Griffin cleared to return, begins 4-game suspension
- March 28, 2016

Griffin will not be able to return to the action until April 3. "As far as just playing basketball, he was terrific". Griffin has missed 41 games this season and hasn't played since December 25. But the star forward's return to the Clippers' line-up is still unclear with his suspension still looming. The final hurdle in Griffin's being cleared to practice was his partially torn quadriceps tendon, which had sidelined him since the Clippers' game against the Lakers on Christmas Day. (more...)
Chip Kelly on Kaepernick: 'He didn't fall off. He got hurt.' Chip Kelly on Kaepernick: 'He didn't fall off. He got hurt.'
- March 26, 2016

On Thursday, the chances of Kaepernick staying with 49ers might have increased when a potential trade partner - the Browns - signed former Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III. But the third is the San Francisco 49ers' front office, especially as it concerns Colin Kaepernick . If Chip Kelly decides that Kaepernick isn't his man, now, the 49ers might just take up the Browns on that previous offer. (more...)
Carson Wentz Impresses In Pro Day Carson Wentz Impresses In Pro Day
- March 25, 2016

Along with Wentz, other former NDSU players expected to take part are Luke Albers, Andrew Bonnet, Jordan Champion, Joe Haeg, Jeremy Kelly, Ben LeCompte , CJ Smith , Zach Vraa and Christian Dudzik. "(He's a) really nice guy off the field, but when you get to game day, watch out". Wentz (6-foot-5, 237 pounds): Ran a 4.77 40-yard dash and posted a 30.5-inch vertical and 118-inch broad jump. (more...)