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Bess and Misi to miss Miami game against Jaguars

Bess and Misi to miss Miami game against Jaguars

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) Miami Dolphins receiver Davone Bess and linebacker Koa Misi have been ruled out of Sunday's game against Jacksonville.

Bess missed practice this week with a back injury, and Misi has been sidelined since hurting his ankle in last week's loss at San Francisco. Their absences could mean the first starts of the year for receiver Marlon Moore and linebacker Jason Trusnik.

Seven players were listed as probable Friday, including receiver Brian Hartline (gluteus) and linebacker Karlos Dansby (biceps).

Daryl Dike's incredible goals leads UVA to the national championship game

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Daryl Dike's incredible goals leads UVA to the national championship game

It's never too late for a beautiful strike.

In the national semifinals between Virginia and Wake Forest, Hoos' leading scorer Daryl Dike, scored a goal for the ages. 

Dike tracked this ball perfectly and buried it past Andrew Pannenberg on his first touch.

Dike wasn't done there, stretching the lead to 2-0 with this beauty of a header:

Next up for UVA is the national championship title game Sunday, December 15th at 6 p.m., where they'll face off with Georgetown in Sahlen's Stadium at WakeMed Soccer Park.

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Wizards release statement on the passing of John Wall's mother

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Wizards release statement on the passing of John Wall's mother

The Washington Wizards announced the passing of John Wall's mother, Frances Pulley on Friday. 

Wall's mother had been battling cancer before her passing. She was 58. 

In a statement on Twitter, the Wizards said, "Sending thoughts and love for John Wall and his family after the passing of his mother, Frances Pulley. She will forever be a part of our #DCFamily."

Zach Leonsis, the senior vice president of strategic initiatives at Monumental Sports & Entertainment, also released a statement

"Thinking of @JohnWall and his family right now. Keeping you guys in our prayers. So terribly sorry for your loss and know that she will be remembered forever. #DCFamily

Wall's Kentucky coach, John Calipari also expressed his condolences for his former star: 

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