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Jacksonville Jaguars stun Steelers, earn trip to AFC title game

Jacksonville Jaguars stun Steelers, earn trip to AFC title game

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Fournette's second touchdown operate of the day thrown Jacksonville on top, 14 -0, in the first quarter. ( Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved .) Fournette's ever-churning legs set the tone early. He rose for a 1-yard touchdown run on fourth down on Jacksonville's first possession. He sprinted for an 18 -yard score on the first play-act following a Roethlisberger pick, and bulled over from 3 gardens in the fourth quarter after the Steelers cut the lead to a touchdown. Bortles has discovered himself a touchstone during Jacksonville's resurgence following a decade of mis, even letting last week that he'll never be able to stillnes all of his commentators no matter what. Might be is high time to exam that theory. "I'm sure there will still be tons of people that ...
Cocktail Bars vs. Dive Bars

Cocktail Bars vs. Dive Bars

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One of the ironies of modern American tippling is that, 15 years into the cocktail revolution, you still find he-man, regular-guy alcoholics beating up on cocktail bars as being inauthentic, fake regions, while holding up the beer-slinging nose-dive as the one, true American bar.Superficially, that induces some kind of feel. After all, dives are the bars where you discover the most American pennants on display; the bars where Americanness is worn most openly: there's Country& Western( or the music-like polymer that extends for it these days) quaffable lager. In reality, the now ubiquitous American " adjunct" style of lager, with rice and/ or corn replacing much of the malted, seems actually to have been a German innovation of the late 19 th century; danke zehr . Please don't get me w...
Minnesota Vikings shock New Orleans Saints with final-play TD

Minnesota Vikings shock New Orleans Saints with final-play TD

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here's Paul Allen's (@PAOnTheMic) nutso call for the #Vikings win #NOvsMIN pic.twitter.com/gNev8sSDg2— Corey Marra (@coribald) January 15, 2018 If it seemed unprecedented, that's because it was: The decisive Keenum-to-Diggs hookup was the first ever game-winning touchdown on the final play of a playoff game, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Drew Brees had driven the Saints in position for Wil Lutz's go-ahead 43-yard field goal with 25 seconds remaining, punctuating a steely rally from a 17-point deficit that stood until 1:16 was left in the third quarter. Minneapolis Miracle. That’s all I can say. Diggs. From 61. Nobody ever has seen anything like that. I can’t breathe. I feel like I can fly. We r off to Philadelphia to play to get into the Super Bowl. #skol&...
Kayaker Faces Life Ban After Spiking Rival’s Drink Before Drug Test

Kayaker Faces Life Ban After Spiking Rival’s Drink Before Drug Test

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Yasuhiro Suzuki, 32, professed to putting an anabolic steroid in fellow kayaker Seiji Komatsu’s drink during last year’s national championships, the Japan Anti-Doping Agency said Tuesday. “Instead of working hard, I perpetrated wrongdoing as an athlete and, further, as a member of civilization, ” Suzuki said in a statement released by his lawyer. Suzuki later confessed. An investigation also found that he had stirred other attempts to sabotage his contestants, such as stealing equipment they used in training and competition, Kyodo reported . “At first I couldn’t believe this kind of thing would happen in Japan, ” Komatsu said, according to Reuters . “Until Mr. Suzuki confessed, I was in a bad psychological state. I began to feel hopeless ab...
First Black Woman To Compete On Olympic Speed Ice Skating Team Picked Up Sport 4 Months Ago

First Black Woman To Compete On Olympic Speed Ice Skating Team Picked Up Sport 4 Months Ago

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Erin Jackson qualified for the U.S. squad last Friday when she came in third place in experiments for the 500 -meter race behind two former Olympian, Brittany Bowe and Heather Bergsma. “I genuinely wasn’t expecting any of this, simply "re coming back" as a newbie, just trying to do the best I can, ” Jackson said. “I still don’t even know.” The former inline skater and roller derby contestant shared her hullabaloo with an Instagram post. She likewise announced the commencement of a T-shirt fundraiser to pay for her parent to watch her has taken part in South Korea. [?] I'm going to the Olympics! [?][?] I'm beyond excited to say I have earned a spot on the U.S. Olympic Long Track Speedskating Team and will be rivalling at the 2018 Winter...
When Wi-Fi Won’t Work, Let Sound Carry Your Data

When Wi-Fi Won’t Work, Let Sound Carry Your Data

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If you've ever struggled to pair your telephone with a Bluetooth speaker or set up a wireless printer, you know that it's often easier to connect to a server halfway of all the countries than to a gadget across the room. That's a problem as we increasingly use our phones to pay for stuff, unlock doorways, and control everything from televisions to thermostats. No one wants to wait for coffee because the cash register can't detect their telephone, or shiver in the cold because their watch is trying to connect to their neighbor's door lock instead of their own.Multiple wireless engineerings have emerged in recent years to address this problem, including Bluetooth, LoRa, and NFC. These technologies are all based on radio frequencies. But a developing number of businesses, from Ticketmaster to...