Memphis football fans react to Mike Norvell’s reported departure to Florida State, historic season

In a season full of historic highs, longtime Memphis Tigers football fans can’t help but reflect on the program’s lows that made a chance at the Cotton Bowl even sweeter.

Doug Guizlo, a University of Memphis graduate tailgating ahead of the American Athletic Conference championship game Saturday, remembers the back-to-back 1-10 seasons in 1981 and 1982. He remembers the Tigers beating Arkansas State 12-0 at the end of 1982 and how miserable the weather was.

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No. 2 LSU routs No. 4 Georgia, giving No. 6 Oklahoma a boost

Atlanta (CNN)The College Football Playoff field could be set — unofficially at least. And quarterback Joe Burrow had what might be his signature Heisman moment.

LSU, No. 2 in the College Football Playoff ranking, has won the SEC championship, defeating No. 4 Georgia 37-10 in Atlanta on Saturday. That likely ends any playoff chance for the Bulldogs, falling to 11-2.
In turn, that result bolsters the hopes of No. 6 Oklahoma’s, which survived No.

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Tom Holland’s Drunk, Crying Phone Call With Disney CEO Saved Spider-Man From MCU Exit

Holland admits he openly wept about the possibility of not returning to the MCU after “Spider-Man: Far From Home.”

Tom Holland’s Spider-Man got close to leaving the Marvel Cinematic Universe over the summer when word got out that Disney and Sony were failing to come to terms on a new agreement to share the character. Holland proved to be an instrumental figure in bringing the two studios together to find common ground. During the actor’s December 4 appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” Holland told his side of the Disney-Sony split drama.

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Eddie Murphy says men and women react differently when they hear he has 10 kids

Eddie Murphy is the proud father of 10 children, who range in ages from 1 to 30. And now he’s also a grandpa.

Yikes! Wow! Awesome. How did you react?

The comedian was on the “Ellen” show Thursday and talked about the many responses he gets to having 10 children.

“Does it seem like a lot to you, or does that seem OK?” DeGeneres asked.

“No,

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Liverpool beat Everton to remain unbeaten with Merseyside derby win

Liverpool delivered a first-half masterclass to humiliate Everton at Anfield on Wednesday, surging into a 4-2 halftime lead and adding a late fifth to maintain their charge towards a first league title in 30 years.

Rarely in that barren period, or even in the glory years that preceded it, could they have produced a better first half as exquisite passing and deadly finishing brought two goals for Divock Origi and one each for Xherdan Shaqiri and Sadio Mane.

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Panthers’ Cam Newton plans to have foot surgery

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton plans to undergo surgery on the left foot injury that ultimately landed him on injured reserve, interim coach Perry Fewell confirmed Wednesday.

Fewell said Newton would undergo the procedure next week.

Newton aggravated the Lisfranc injury, originally suffered in the third preseason game, in a Week 2 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He visited with foot specialist Dr. Robert Anderson last month,

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Carolina Panthers fire coach Ron Rivera after nearly 9 years

The Carolina Panthers announced Tuesday they have fired head coach Ron Rivera, abruptly ending his nearly nine-year tenure with the team.

“I believe this is the best decision for the long-term success of our team,” owner David Tepper said in a statement. “I have a great deal of respect for Ron and the contributions he has made to this franchise and to this community. I wish him the best. I will immediately begin the search for the next head coach of the Carolina Panthers.”

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‘Black Widow’ Trailer: Scarlett Johansson Battles Florence Pugh

In her own Marvel stand-alone picture, the title hero, an ex-KGB assassin, springs into action after the events of “Captain America: Civil War.”

“I used to have nothing,” the title character, played by Scarlett Johansson, says in the first trailer for “Black Widow.” And “then I got this job, this family, but nothing lasts forever.”

Nothing except, it seems, the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The first entry in the series since the apparent finale,

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Lionel Messi wins sixth Ballon d’Or award, overtaking Cristiano Ronaldo

Lionel Messi became the first men’s footballer to win the Ballon d’Or award for a sixth time, taking the award for the world’s top men’s player Monday at a Paris gala.

The Argentina forward scored 46 times for club and country in 2019 — including the only goal in Barcelona’s 1-0 win over Atletico Madrid on Sunday. He also helped the Camp Nou side win La Liga.

The 31-year-old beat out Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk,

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Apple AirPods Prove Their Popularity Once Again This Holiday Season

It’s another AirPods-dominated holiday season this year. Apple’s AirPods sold like hotcakes over the weekend, proving them to be one of the top sought-after gifts of 2019.

With deep discounts on the notoriously pricey accessory being offered across the web, it’s unsurprising that customers rushed to get a great deal on both the classic and the new AirPods Pro.

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At one point during the long weekend,

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