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NFL Playoffs Image: How the 49ers’ Loss to the Titans Affects the NFC Wild-Card Race in Week 16

The 49ers blew a 10-0 lead and lost to the Titans by a final score of 20-17 on "Thursday Night Football" to open Week 16. While Tennessee urgently needed that victory and is heading for another NFL title. AFC South with 10-5. , San Francisco's record fell to 8-7 as it tries to chase an NFC wild-card spot. Let's take a look at the implications of the 49ers' loss on the picture of the NFL playoffs with two games remaining on their 2021 schedule. SELECTIONS OF THE WEEK 16: Direct | Against the spreadNFL Playoffs Image: 49ers NFC Wild Card OpportunitiesThe 49ers did not change positions as a result of their loss. They remain the No. 6 seed in the NFC playoffs. That state is unlikely to change much (if all) with the results of the weekend games of Week 16. However, San Francisco may say ...
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The Lakers pay tribute to the STAPLES Center, reliving the best moments in the history of the iconic stadium

Starting on Christmas Day, the iconic STAPLES Center will cease to exist. When the Los Angeles Lakers host the Brooklyn Nets, a new era will begin in downtown Los Angeles with Crypto.com officially taking over the arena naming rights. NBA League Pass: Sign up to unlock games outside the live market (7-day free trial)Crypto.com paid more than $ 700 million for the naming rights over the next 20 years, with the valuation of the deal, making it one of the largest in professional sports history. Playing the San Antonio Spurs in the final game on "STAPLES," the Lakers paid tribute to the home that Shaq and Kobe built with a tribute video, reliving some of the building's most iconic moments. Over the past 22 years, the STAPLES Center has hosted seven NBA Finals series with the Lakers, along ...
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How a former Bankinter employee created a cybersecurity company valued at 1,300 million euros | Business

Pedro Castillo was bored at the “start” that he occupied back in 2011 at Bankinter. He felt in a "golden cage" and the policy established in the entity after a change in management no longer fit with his philosophy. It was time to seek new airs. That same year he created Logtrust. After a decade, that cybersecurity and data analysis company built on 380,000 euros has another name, Devo, and it has become the new Unicorn (companies worth more than 1,000 million dollars) of Spanish origin after closing a financing round of 215 million euros and reaching a valuation of 1,300 million.In his office at the Madrid headquarters, Castillo, founder and director of Technology, prefers not to reveal the billing, "when we make the public offer of sale in two, three years," he says with a laugh, ...
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Astronomers detect at least 70 “rogue” planets adrift without a star

The study suggests that there could be many more of these starless "rogue" planets yet to be discovered. Photo: Jeremy Müller / Pexels A team of astronomers from the European Southern Observatory (ESO) has discovered at least 70 new wandering planets in our galaxy, the largest group of these celestial bodies detected to date. Wandering planets are cosmic objects with masses comparable to those of the planets in our Solar System, but which do not orbit a star.but they roam freely. "We did not know how many we could find and we are excited to have detected so many," says Núria Miret-Roig, an astronomer at the Bordeaux Astrophysics Laboratory and the University of Vienna and the first author of the new study published in the journal Nature ...
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Notre Dame vs. Oklahoma State Fiesta Bowl NCAA Football Odds, Plays & Outlook | January 1, 2022

The Fiesta Bowl will see the Notre Dame Fighting Irish battle the Oklahoma State Cowboys.For more information on gambling and fantasy, join the SI Winners Club newsletter.Odds for Notre Dame vs Oklahoma StateOver / Under InsightsNotre Dame has combined with its opponents to score more than 45.5 points in seven of 10 games this season.In 45.5% of Oklahoma state games this season (11/5), teams combined to score more than Saturday's total of 45.5.Saturday's over / under is 20.4 points lower than the two teams' combined average of 65.9 points per game.The combined 35.1 points per game that these two teams have allowed this season is 10.4 less than the 45.5 plus / minus in this contest.The overall average in Fighting Irish games this season is 53.9, 8.4 points up from 45.5 o...
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Penn State vs. Arkansas Outback Bowl NCAA Football Odds, Plays & Outlook | January 1, 2022

The Outback Bowl will feature a matchup between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Arkansas Razorbacks.For more information on gambling and fantasy, join the SI Winners Club newsletter.Odds for Penn State vs. ArkansasOver / Under InsightsPenn State has combined with its opponents to score more than 47.5 points in five of 12 games this season.Arkansas has combined with its opponents to score more than 47.5 points in nine of 13 games this season.The two teams' combined average points per game, 57.8, is 10.3 points higher than Saturday's over / under.The total from this contest is 6.7 points more than the 40.8 that these two teams combine to allow per game this season.This season's Nittany Lions games feature an average total of 51.5 points, a number 4.0 points higher t...
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Boise State vs. Central Michigan Arizona Bowl NCAA Football Odds, Plays and Outlook | December 31, 2021

The Boise State Broncos will face the Central Michigan Chippewas in the Arizona Bowl.For more information on gambling and fantasy, join the SI Winners Club newsletter.Odds for Boise State vs. Central MichiganOver / Under InsightsBoise State has combined with its opponents to score more than 55.5 points in three of 12 games this season.Central Michigan's games have surpassed 55.5 points in seven of 12 chances this season.The two teams combine to average 62.2 points per game, 6.7 more than the over / under in this contest.These two squads combine to allow 45.2 points per game, 10.3 less than the over / under in this contest.The Broncos and their opponents have scored an average of 56.3 points per game in 2021, 0.8 more than Friday's total.The total average of 59.5 points ...
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NCAA Football Odds, Plays & Prospects Between Washington State and the Miami Sun Bowl | December 31, 2021

The Sun Bowl will feature a showdown between the Washington State Cougars and the Miami Hurricanes.For more information on gambling and fantasy, join the SI Winners Club newsletter.Odds for Washington State vs. MiamiOver / Under InsightsWashington State and its opponents have surpassed the current total of 59 points in five of the 12 games this season.So far this season, 58.3% of Miami's games (12/7) have had more points combined than the 59 over / under on Friday.The two teams combine to average 62.5 points per game, 3.5 more than the total in this contest.The combined 52.7 points per game that these two teams have allowed this season is 6.3 less than the 59 over / under this season.The Cougars' game average total this season is 56.3, 2.7 points down from Friday's tot...
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NCAA Guaranteed Rate Football Odds, Plays & Prospects Minnesota vs. West Virginia | December 28, 2021

The guaranteed rate tournament will see the Minnesota Golden Gophers play the West Virginia Mountaineers.For more information on gambling and fantasy, join the SI Winners Club newsletter.Odds for Minnesota vs. West VirginiaOver / Under InsightsMinnesota and its opponents have surpassed the current total of 45 points in seven of 12 games this season.West Virginia has combined with its opponents to score more than 45 points in nine of 12 games this season.The two teams' combined points per game average, 52.9, is 7.9 points above Tuesday's over / under.These two squads combine to deliver 42.6 points per game, 2.4 less than the over / under in this contest.The average total in Golden Gophers games this season is 48.0, 3.0 points up from the 45 over / under on Tuesday.The ov...
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Mississippi State NCAA Football Odds, Plays & Ideas vs. Texas Tech Liberty Bowl | December 28, 2021

The Liberty Bowl will feature a showdown between the Mississippi State Bulldogs and the Texas Tech Red Raiders.For more information on gambling and fantasy, join the SI Winners Club newsletter.Odds for the State of Mississippi vs. Texas TechOver / Under InsightsMississippi State and its opponents have surpassed the current total of 58.5 points in five of 12 games (41.7%) this season.In 50% of Texas Tech's games this season (12/6), teams combined to score more than 58.5 over / under Tuesday.The two teams combine to average 60.9 points per game, 2.4 more than the over / under in this contest.The combined 57.4 points per game that these two teams have allowed this season is 1.1 less than the 58.5 plus / minus in this contest.Bulldogs games are averaging 54.8 points overall...