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Vikings' Smith saw Detroit Lions RB Theo Riddick's success coming

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Theo Riddick of the Detroit Lions is on pace to lead all NFL running backs in catches for the second straight season.             
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Tipperary County Board chairman Michael Bourke has described a proposed two-match suspension for Jason Forde as a “severe injustice”.
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Everton v Chelsea: Antonio Conte has admitted he cannot guarantee Eden Hazard will be a Chelsea player next season, amid persistent interest from Real Madrid.
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The NFL draft starts up again at 7 p.m. Friday with the second and third rounds.             
The Raiders selected defensive tackle Eddie Vanderdoes of UCLA in the third round Friday with the No. 88 overall pick.
Konnor Pilkington was sharp in seven innings and Mississippi State is in position to win its sixth straight SEC series.              
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The Blue Jays’ bullpen continues to serve up misery on a platter.
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