Mahrez played a key role in the Foxes' incredible season with 17 goals and 10 assists in 37 appearances. Zambian Rainford Kalaba finished third with 206 votes. Which sounds a lot like the award Iwobi won, but there you go. And we're not the only ones who think so. Algeria last won the competition in 1990 when they edged Nigeria 1-0 in the final, thanks to Cherif Oudjani's first half strike at Stade 5 Juillet 1962, Algiers.
Cook, a fourth-round pick out of Michigan State, entered his senior year in East Lansing as one of the top quarterback prospects for the 2016 NFL Draft, but was not able to separate himself in his final year as a Spartan, especially after a poor performance in last year's Cotton Bowl against Alabama.
Former Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell will begin the offseason looking for a job for the second time in three years after the Washington Redskins released almost their defensive coaching staff Thursday. That's very, very important. Playoffs hopes officially dashed, the focus shifted to what the future holds for the team and the quarterback, who played the 2016 season on the $19.5 franchise tag.
Tyrod Taylor, the former Hokies' quarterback confirmed via social media that he will undergo surgery. This surgery isn't expected to have a long enough recovery timetable to impact that language in the contract, so it could be a moot point.
Democrats immediately denounced the news that Republicans again were working to bar future federal funds for Planned Parenthood. Trump may think he is in charge, but Ryan and the rest are playing him like a fiddle - all at the expense of American freedom, health, and well-being.
The Chicago Police Department says the city had 1,100 more shootings previous year than in 2015. The mayor said he and Trump disagree about gun control - Emanuel favors tougher gun laws - but he said they might agree about other things, like mentoring programs.