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Jacksonville Jaguars cut pass rusher Jason Babin after paying him this offseason

We can't hide our enthusiasm for the future of the Jacksonville Jaguars. It's bright. But they made a slightly odd move on Wednesday that requires a …

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Honduras World Cup review

Introduction<p>At the beginning of the qualifiers nobody expected Honduras to book one of CONCACAF’s three direct tickets to Brazil 2014. The golden generation of Suazo, Pavon and Guevara had retired and the new blood didn’t seem to be talented enough to fight against the region’s heavyweights. If …

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Portugal

Portugal use injured captain as inspiration in memorable victory over hosts France.<p>Portugal are European champions for the first time after an injury-time goal from substitute Eder gave them a 1-0 win over hosts France at Stade…<p>Portugal reached the Final of the European Championship for the second …

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Germany

Nick Bidwell on the curious case of Germany's lost goalscorers.<p>Hosts France will play Portugal in the Final of Euro 2016 next Sunday at Stade de France after Antoine Griezmann fired them to a 2-0…<p>The world champions are through to the semi-finals, but not everyone is convinced by Joachim Low's …

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South Korea World Cup preview

Introduction<p>As it has been for every World Cup this century, South Korea will be looking to get to the knockout stages. To do so for the third time in four tournaments would be seen as a big success, with anything more as a huge bonus.<p>The draw has been kind – although Group H opponents must be …

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Belgium World Cup preview

Introduction<p>It had been 12 years since Belgium last qualified for a major tournament so –on October 11, 2013 – there was much rejoicing on a wet night in Zagreb, Croatia, as a Romelu Lukaku brace confirmed qualification.<p>Now that Marc Wilmots’ men are off to Brazil, the considered opinion is that …

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Paulo Bento Gets Ready for Possible Ronaldo Absence at World Cup

Portugal manager Paulo Bento has made it clear that he's not going to take risks with Cristiano Ronaldo's return, and that at the moment he can't guarantee if the Portuguese ace will be ready for his side's opening game against Germany.<p>Paulo Bento Gets Ready for Possible Ronaldo Absence at World Cup<p>…

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Brazil

World Cup City on the Verge of a Dengue Fever Epidemic

The Brazilian city where Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo and Nigeria's John Mikel Obi will train for the World Cup is in the grip of a crippling dengue fever epidemic.<p>Workers in Campinas have embarked on a huge operation to eradicate mosquitos, which spread the disease, before the Portuguese and …

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Basketball

VIDEO: Lance Stephenson hits Norris Cole in the face, earns flagrant foul

Indiana guard Lance Stephenson was called for a flagrant foul for hitting Heat guard Norris Cole in the face on Friday.<p><b>More postseason coverage:</b> …

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Pacers vs. Heat final score, NBA playoffs 2014: Miami heading to NBA Finals again after 117-92 victory over Indiana

LeBron James and the Heat are headed to the NBA Finals again, clinching their trip to the championship series in convincing fashion.<p>The Miami Heat eliminated the Indiana Pacers in a 117-92 blowout in Game 6 and are headed to their fourth straight trip to the NBA Finals. The Heat bounced back from …

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