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Cleveland newly drafted CB Greedy Williams: Browns going to Super Bowl

Cleveland newly drafted CB Greedy Williams: Browns going to Super Bowl

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April 27 (UPI) -- New Cleveland Browns cornerback Greddy Williams is calling his shot about his team going to the Super Bowl this upcoming season. Williams, who was drafted by Cleveland in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft on Friday evening, told reporters that the Browns will be Super Bowl bound in February 2020. "I know one thing -- that the Browns are going to the Super Bowl this year," Williams said on his conference call with Cleveland-area reporters. "That's a fact." The Browns have never appeared in a Super Bowl in their storied history. They have not made the post-season since 2002, and have not won a playoff game since 1994. Cleveland was high enough on Williams to move up from No. 49 to No. 46 in a deal with the Indianapolis Colts to snag the cornerback. In the deal, Clev...
Sierra Nevada awarded $42.7M to train Afghan Air Force on A-29 Super Tucano

Sierra Nevada awarded $42.7M to train Afghan Air Force on A-29 Super Tucano

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April 5 (UPI) -- Sierra Nevada Corp. has been awarded a $ 42.7 million contract for A-29 Super Tucano pilot and maintenance training for Afghanistan's Air Force. The contract is for five years, according to a Thursday announcement by the Department of Defense. The training, which is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2023, will be performed at Moody Air Base, Ga., and in Afghanistan. Fiscal 2019 building partner capacity/pseudo-foreign military sales funds in the amount of $ 5.6 million have been obligated at the time of award. The planes are built in Jacksonville, Fla., in a partnership between Sierra Nevada Corporation and Brazil's Embraer. More than 220 aircraft have been delivered to multiple nations, including the United States and Brazil, according to Embraer. The A-29 is "the m...
Duke-UNC tickets reaching Super Bowl prices due to Zion Williamson

Duke-UNC tickets reaching Super Bowl prices due to Zion Williamson

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Feb. 19 (UPI) -- The annual showdown between Duke and North Carolina takes place Wednesday night in the 9,314-seat Cameron Indoor Stadium, with tickets reaching Super Bowl prices. As of Tuesday night, the cheapest seat for the rivalry game costs $ 3,005 on StubHub. The lowest ticket on Vivid Seats is listed at $ 2,919. If fans want to upgrade to higher-quality seats, ticket prices bump up to the $ 4000-plus range. Tickets for the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Rams matchup in Super Bowl LIII, just to get in the door, were selling for about $ 2,300 during the week of the game, according to Business Insider. One ticket to this week's game sold for $ 10,652, according to Vivid Seats. The Rivalry. Legendary games that never disappoint. pic.twitter.com/sHzpnGcfjF— Duke Basketball (...