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NFL Playoffs Come Into Shape

The Steelers secured the AFC North, while the Chiefs clinched a playoff berth with Baltimore’s loss. After knocking the defending champion Broncos out of playoff contention, the AFC West crown is still within reach for Kansas City. 

Tiger and Trump to Play 18 Holes

Tiger Woods and President-Elect Trump are expected to tee off at Trump International Golf Club along with two club members, according to Golf Digest. Tiger to play golf with Trump at Florida course Via www.espn.com Tiger Woods

Indians Sign Slugger Encarnacion

Encarnacion spent the past 7 1/2 seasons with the Blue Jays, becoming a fan favorite in Toronto for his  power. In 2016, he hit 42 homers and led the AL with 127 RBIs while hitting .263/.357/.529. Indians

Eagles Win, Giants Blow Chance

The New York Giants didn’t take care of business Thursday night. They might have won the battle of the stat sheet, but they didn’t win the battle on the scoreboard. Eli Manning and Landon Collins on list

Duke Suspends Star for Tripping

Grayson Allen has been suspended indefinitely by Duke and head coach Mike Krzyzewski after his third tripping incident of the calendar year. Duke Suspends Grayson Allen Indefinitely Via deadspin.com Duke beat Elon, but who cares. We’re all

College Players Skip Bowl Games for Draft

A Stanford running back has joined an LSU running back in making a rare decision that may soon become commonplace: They’re skipping their bowl games to focus on the NFL draft. Christian McCaffrey skips bowl game to

Broncos Internal Locker Room Fight

Broncos coach Gary Kubiak had to break up a locker-room shouting match between defensive backs and offensive linemen. Report: Broncos’ squabble erupts in locker room Via www.espn.com A locker-room shouting match between Broncos defensive backs and offensive

Giants Beat Division Leader – Again

Last season, the Giants had the 30th-ranked scoring defense, one that surrendered one late lead after another. Since Week 7 of this season, their scoring defense has been the best in the league. N.Y. Giants' D smothers

Craig Sager Dies at Age 65

Craig Sager known for his distinctive suits during his more than 40-year career, the legendary sideline reporter has battled acute myeloid leukemia since he was first diagnosed in 2014. Longtime Turner broadcaster Sager dead at 65 Via

NBA Labor Peace Deal

The NBA and the National Basketball Players Association  announced Wednesday night that they have reached a tentative agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement. NBA, union reach tentative new labor agreement Via www.espn.com NBA commissioner Adam Silver