Liverpool news and notes: Ings, Sturridge, Balotelli


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Here are the latest Liverpool news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We also have a couple of the few Liverpool transfer rumors to touch upon. We begin with the latest story on the health of Daniel Sturridge.

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Former Bengals QB Jeff Blake: “everyone intentionally deflates footballs”


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Want more evidence that “deflategate” is the biggest non-story ever? How it’s all a media-driven “scandal” that no one, and I mean no one, should ever care about? How all of this nonsense this week was nothing but over-blown media hype?

We now turn to former Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Jeff Blake.

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NBC’s Super Bowl XLIX goal: 125 million viewers


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Stay with me, this is the ONE TIME that talking about nielsen numbers is actually interesting to somebody who doesn’t work in television.

The ratings for Super Bowl XLIX might become actual legitimate news.

As I’ve said numerous times before, TV ratings are the fantasy football leagues of the media world. To you, your numbers are THE MOST important thing in the entire world. To the rest of the outside world….It’s like Jay Cutler, it’s DOOOOON’T CAAAAAREEE.

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Why Marcus Mariota won’t be the #1 overall pick


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Can former Oregon Ducks quarterback Marcus Mariota pull a Cam Netwon?

Win the Heisman and then become the #1 overall NFL draft pick?

Mariota certainly has all the measurables, numbers, tools and statistics to accomplish this exceedingly rare feat. The 6’4″ 212 pound signal caller from Honolulu, Hawaii has INSANELY good stats, but he’s not as pro ready.

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Eight Michigan State football players who will get drafted


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NFL Draft guru Mel Kiper Jr did an ESPN conference call with the nation’s media and the one college program that kept coming up was…Miami? Notre Dame? USC?

Nope.

Someone from the SEC?

No, it was a Big Ten program.

Ohio State? Michigan?

Neither, it was Michigan State football actually. Yes, the Spartans are loaded with prospects; for both the 2015 NFL Draft and 2016 NFL Draft.

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Man United news: Falcao, Bale, Chicharito, Rojo


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Here are the latest Manchester United news stories circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. We begin with a really interesting revelation being made official by David Moyes. It pertains to a very high profile player that’s been heavily linked to United these past few months.

Gareth Bale of course.

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Liverpool transfer rumors: Stindl, Bittencourt, Martinez, Neves


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Here are the latest Liverpool transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Anfield.

We start with a couple of Liverpool transfer rumors from the Daily Star:

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Man United making last minute push for Mats Hummels


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Manchester United went all out for Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels in the summer transfer window, and it was no secret that Louis van Gaal would be back this winter. He’s made Hummels a top target, and now we’ll see if he’ll impose his will upon Jurgen Klopp, who thus far is refusing to sell.

It’s been thought that this one is indeed going to happen, but the question is, which window?

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Manchester United making final Aymeric Laporte push


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The clock is ticking for Manchester United to acquire Athletic Bilbao’s Aymeric Laporte. The winter transfer window will close in just mere hours. You know that United badly needs defenders, and the center-back would fit in well at Old Trafford.

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Tottenham transfer rumors: Martinez, Adebayor, Kane


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Here are the latest Liverpool transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Anfield.

We start with Emmanuel Adebayor. There’s a whole lot on him out there today:

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Man United transfer rumors: De Gea, Pogba, Laporte


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Here are the latest Manchester United transfer rumors circulating in the Twitterverse, blogosphere, cyberspace and media world. Not all of these will actually happen, but they are all interesting to read nonetheless. It’s always fun to speculate who might be coming to/leaving from Old Trafford.

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