Three Possible Trades for the Atlanta Falcons
After closing out the 2019 season strong, the Atlanta Falcons had playoff expectations this season. However, the team has started the season off 1-6, with their only win coming over the 1-5 Minnesota Vikings. They have blown several fourth-quarter leads and even forgot how the onside kick rules work in their loss to the Dallas Cowboys in Week 2.After starting the season 0-5, the Falcons fired head coach Dan Quinn and general manager Thomas Dimitroff. With the trade deadline coming up, rumors are swirling that the team could trade Matt Ryan and Julio Jones as they enter a full-blown rebuilding ...
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Tottenham star Kane: We know we can do something special this season
Harry Kane thinks Tottenham can do something special this season.The England captain laid on his eighth assist of the season for Heung min-Son to score in Monday's 1-0 win over Burnley.The win moves Spurs two points behind top-placed Everton, and Kane is hopeful the club can end their trophy drought this season.Kane told Sky Sports: "I think we are at a stage where we have been so close for so many years, a lot of us have been together for four or five years. The additions this year have been great and we are all getting more experienced."We know with the team we have got and the players we ha...
Video dating can keep cuffing season alive this fall and winter as COVID-19 lingers
CHICAGO —The weather has turned cold, officially kicking off cuffing season, the time of year when singles look for short-term relationships to get through the chilly months.Chicago had a landscape ripe for cuffing season last fall, ranking fourth on the list of top 10 cities in the nation that were having the most sex and looking to casually date.But this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic has tilted just about every aspect of life on its head, how will dating continue to be impacted, especially during a time when it typically soars?Bela Gandhi, founder and president of Smart Dating Academy in Ch...
Week 7 Preview: Green Bay Packers vs. Houston Texans
Green Bay and Houston last played in 2016 when Aaron Rodgers and the Packers defeated Brock Osweiler and the Texans in a 21-13 game. That game was the season before the Texans would select Deshaun Watson with the 12th pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.Green BayAfter telling the media last week that he was playing against the Tampa Bay defense and not Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers was quickly introduced to the new and improved Buccaneers defense. Rodgers had one of the worst games in recent memory, and the Green Bay Packers will try to move on from a 38-10 Week 6 trouncing in Tampa Bay.Head Coach Matt LaFl...
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Report: NBA eyes late December start, 72-game regular season
Report: NBA eyes late December start, 72-game regular seasonLuisa Morales(Philstar.com) – October 25, 2020 – 1:38pmMANILA, Philippines — NBA fans will not have to wait long to see their favorite teams back on the hardcourt.Per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, the league reportedly plans on beginning the 2020-2021 season as early as a few days prior to Christmas Day.The NBA is planning to continue discussions with NBPA on 2020-2021 start plans that would include an opening night in the days prior to Christmas, 70-to-72 regular season games and a play-in tournament, sources tell ESPN. https://t.co/aT...
East Africa: Human Rights Watch Film Festival
https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/media_2020/10/202010Afr_HRWFF_NRB.jpg(Nairobi)[– ](The Nairobi edition of the Human Rights Watch film festival celebrates its 9th season this year with its first digital expansion to audiences in seven countries in eastern Africa, showing free films November 9-13, 2020. The films and panel discussions will be accessible online to audiences in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Sudan, South Sudan, Somalia, and Ethiopia.As the world grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic and uprisings this year against police brutality and the systemic abuses of minorities, activists i...
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Fulham captain Tom Cairney: Crystal Palace defeat story of our season
Fulham captain Tom Cairney was left frustrated after their 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace.Cairney struck a consolation for the hosts.He later said, “It's been the story of the season. We've dominated possession in games and had more shots, but we can't seem to keep teams out. If you give teams 2-0 leads in this league they'll hold on. We were good between both boxes, but we couldn't hurt them.“We're readjusting. It's still fairly tight [at the bottom] but we need to get that win as soon as possible. Palace are an established Premier League team and have a lot of quality on the break.“The sq...
Abu Dhabi complete preparations for upcoming rainy season
Abu Dhabi: Preparations have been completed in the capital for the upcoming rainy season, the Municipality of Abu Dhabi City said on Saturday.The rainwater drainage system has been checked and maintained, and an integrated plan had been put in place for emergency situations, including the designation of a fleet of diesel and electric pumps, tanks and electric generators to remove collected rainwater.Residents can contact the Municipality on the 993 hotline, or the WhatsApp number 056 9939930, or email email@example.com to report rainwater pools.The Municipality added that it will monitor locatio...
DK Metcalf has improved 'dramastically' in his second year with Seahawks
RENTON, Wash. — Entering his second NFL season, DK Metcalf not only wanted to keep making spectacular plays, but also make the spectacular seem routine.Metcalf wants to avoid the kind of lapses that happened occasionally in his rookie year, like in the second-to-last regular season game of 2019, when the Arizona Cardinals held him without a catch for the only time in his short pro career.As Metcalf prepares for redemption against the Cardinals and perennial standout cornerback Patrick Peterson — who shadowed him in the Seahawks’ dreary loss last December — he is well on his way to giving the m...
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Bamford hat-trick ends Villa's perfect start to season
Patrick Bamford scored a hat-trick and delivered Leeds a 3-0 victory at Aston Villa on Friday, ending the home side's 100 per cent start to the season.Bamford scored the opening goal from close range in the 55th minute, lashed in a second 12 minutes later and curled a brilliant third goal in 16 minutes from time to complete his hat-trick.Villa remained second in the Premier League table going into the weekend's round of fixtures, two points ahead of Leeds, who climbed to third.Bamford is the first Leeds player to score a hat-trick in the Premier League since Mark Viduka in 2003.