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first_img Top Stories The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Texas Tech coach Kliff Kingsbury yells out to his team during a timeout in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma, Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, in Lubbock, Texas. (AP Photo/Brad Tollefson) 9 Comments   Share   center_img Following interviews with six candidates for the offensive coordinator opening, the Arizona Cardinals have reportedly determined that none of them are worthy of the role.According to’s Ian Rapoport, the Cardinals will not hire an offensive coordinator, defer play-calling duties to head coach Kliff Kingsbury and rely on the staff of position coaches and newly-hired passing game coordinator Tom Clements to assist with the offense. John Gambadoro of 98.7 FM Arizona’s Sports Station substantiated the tweet from Rapoport with his own saying that all major hires for the Cardinals were complete.The Cardinals interviewed Jake Spavital, Ben McAdoo, Steve Sarkisian, John DeFilippo, Jim Bob Cooter and most recently Hue Jackson for the offensive coordinator vacancy.Related LinksCardinals hire Tom Clements as pass game coordinator, QB coachReport: Cardinals interview former Browns HC Hue Jackson for OC jobJohn Clayton: ‘Hard to tell’ who will be Cardinals OC right nowThere are currently five offensive coordinator vacancies in the NFL with the Dallas Cowboys, Tennessee Titans, Cincinnati Bengals and New York Jets all looking to fill the position.When the Cardinals hired Kingsbury, team president Michael Bidwill made it clear that hiring a head coach who also served as the team’s play caller was a priority.Last season, the Cardinals had the worst offense in the league and was the second team since 2007 to register less than 4,000 yards of offense on the season.The Cardinals were outgained by the NFL’s leading offense, the Kansas City Chiefs, by a total of 6,810 – 3,865 yards, nearly a 3,000 yard margin.last_img read more

Top stories Imaging atoms digging for diamonds and oxygen in space

first_imgElectron microscopes close to imaging individual atomsJust like digital cameras, machines called cryo-electron microscopes (cryo-EMs) are getting better and better at taking pictures. Researchers report that they’ve created a cryo-EM image so sharp that it rivals images produced by x-ray crystallography, the gold standard for mapping the atomic contours of proteins. These new images will likely dramatically advance drugmakers’ attempts to make new medicines. Rare African plant signals diamonds beneath the soil Email Country * Afghanistan Aland Islands Albania Algeria Andorra Angola Anguilla Antarctica Antigua and Barbuda Argentina Armenia Aruba Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahamas Bahrain Bangladesh Barbados Belarus Belgium Belize Benin Bermuda Bhutan Bolivia, Plurinational State of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Bouvet Island Brazil British Indian Ocean Territory Brunei Darussalam Bulgaria Burkina Faso Burundi Cambodia Cameroon Canada Cape Verde Cayman Islands Central African Republic Chad Chile China Christmas Island Cocos (Keeling) Islands Colombia Comoros Congo Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Cook Islands Costa Rica Cote d’Ivoire Croatia Cuba Curaçao Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark Djibouti Dominica Dominican Republic Ecuador Egypt El Salvador Equatorial Guinea Eritrea Estonia Ethiopia Falkland Islands (Malvinas) Faroe Islands Fiji Finland France French Guiana French Polynesia French Southern Territories Gabon Gambia Georgia Germany Ghana Gibraltar Greece Greenland Grenada Guadeloupe Guatemala Guernsey Guinea Guinea-Bissau Guyana Haiti Heard Island and McDonald Islands Holy See (Vatican City State) Honduras Hungary Iceland India Indonesia Iran, Islamic Republic of Iraq Ireland Isle of Man Israel Italy Jamaica Japan Jersey Jordan Kazakhstan Kenya Kiribati Korea, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Republic of Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lao People’s Democratic Republic Latvia Lebanon Lesotho Liberia Libyan Arab Jamahiriya Liechtenstein Lithuania Luxembourg Macao Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Madagascar Malawi Malaysia Maldives Mali Malta Martinique Mauritania Mauritius Mayotte Mexico Moldova, Republic of Monaco Mongolia Montenegro Montserrat Morocco Mozambique Myanmar Namibia Nauru Nepal Netherlands New Caledonia New Zealand Nicaragua Niger Nigeria Niue Norfolk Island Norway Oman Pakistan Palestine Panama Papua New Guinea Paraguay Peru Philippines Pitcairn Poland Portugal Qatar Reunion Romania Russian Federation Rwanda Saint Barthélemy Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia Saint Martin (French part) Saint Pierre and Miquelon Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Samoa San Marino Sao Tome and Principe Saudi Arabia Senegal Serbia Seychelles Sierra Leone Singapore Sint Maarten (Dutch part) Slovakia Slovenia Solomon Islands Somalia South Africa South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands South Sudan Spain Sri Lanka Sudan Suriname Svalbard and Jan Mayen Swaziland Sweden Switzerland Syrian Arab Republic Taiwan Tajikistan Tanzania, United Republic of Thailand Timor-Leste Togo Tokelau Tonga Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia Turkey Turkmenistan Turks and Caicos Islands Tuvalu Uganda Ukraine United Arab Emirates United Kingdom United States Uruguay Uzbekistan Vanuatu Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of Vietnam Virgin Islands, British Wallis and Futuna Western Sahara Yemen Zambia Zimbabwe A geologist has discovered a plant that seems to grow only on top of kimberlite pipes—columns of volcanic rock that often contain diamonds. If the plant is as choosy as it seems to be, diamond hunters in West Africa will now have a simple, powerful way of finding diamond-rich deposits.What your smile says about where you’re fromIf you come from a country of immigrants, you’re more likely to crack a friendly smile on the street. That’s the conclusion of a new study, which may explain why Americans beam more than their Chinese and Russian counterparts.Why there is so little breathable oxygen in spaceYou breathe it every minute, but there’s hardly any molecular oxygen in space. Now, a new experiment has finally revealed why: because oxygen atoms cling tightly to stardust, preventing them from joining together to form oxygen molecules.Embattled Max Planck neuroscientist quits primate researchA neuroscientist who has been the target of animal rights activists says he is giving up on primate research. In a letter last week to fellow primate researchers, Nikos Logothetis cites a lack of support from colleagues and the wider scientific community as key factors in his decision.center_img Sign up for our daily newsletter Get more great content like this delivered right to you! Country Click to view the privacy policy. Required fields are indicated by an asterisk (*)last_img read more