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RIO DE JANEIRO -- World road race champion Peter Sagan is switching gears at the Olympics. Cheap Air Jordan 16 Retro Black Friday .Hes also realistic about his chances on the mountain bike.Technically, I am not bad. I am not here to lose, Sagan said. Can I win? If I lose, I am not disappointed. If I win, its so good.One of the worlds most respected riders, Sagan has the resume to back up a flamboyant personality, with three stage wins in the Tour de France this year. The Slovak cyclist clinched the best sprinters green jersey for the fifth consecutive time.He is also a fan favorite for his movie star looks, with long hair and five oclock shadow. Sagan looked the role on Tuesday with his hair pulled back in a bun and sunglasses resting on his head as he walked on to a stage.Slovakia has never had a such a big sports star like Peter, Slovak Olympic Team spokesman Lubomir Soucek boasted during a news conference.Sagan is also aware of his limitations.In January, he tested the road course in Rio de Janeiro and determined that it was too hilly for him to contend. He made the decision then to switch to mountain bike.In June, the Slovak Olympic Committee made it official and awarded Sagan its sole lone starting spot for mountain bike for Rio.A dream that was dashed in London in 2012 was fulfilled four years later. The 26-year-old Sagan isnt entirely a stranger to mountain biking since he was a junior champion in that discipline.I raced the road race in London and I already wanted to race mountain bike there but it was not possible, Sagan said Tuesday. For sure, its a big dream for me.After the Tour de France, Sagan started getting ready for Rio with altitude training in Utah and Wyoming. He blew away the competition at the Pierres Hole 50 .The mens mountain bike race on Sunday wont be quite as quaint. Switzerlands Nino Schurter and Frances Julien Absalon are the top favorites .But competing on the mountain bike isnt just about winning for Sagan.I have not raced mountain bike in seven years. A lot of things have changed, he said. Im here for more personal (reasons). I want to try. ... I will give the maximum for sure.Sagan also has no regrets about skipping the road race, won by Greg van Avermaet of Belgium on Aug. 6.Im surprised in the victory of Greg, he said. But the road race in the Olympics is a strange race. There is not a strong field, it depends on the legs, it depends on the luck.Van Avermaet, Sagan added, was also a bit lucky due to the crash involving the others, but the Olympic gold medal is for all of life.---Online:AP Summer Games site: Cheap Air Jordan 14 Retro Black Friday . Each of Houstons starters scored in double figures as the Rockets improved to 2-0 against the Spurs this season, with both victories coming on the road. They also moved within 3 1/2 games of San Antonio (22-7) for the lead the Southwest Division. Cheap Air Jordan 22 Retro Black Friday . How great will be revealed in the next couple of days at the board of governors meeting in Pebble Beach, Calif. .Y. -- Buffalo Bills coach Doug Marrone has drawn on his Syracuse connections once again by hiring Rob Moore to take over as receivers coach. SAN DIEGO -- Drew Brees threw two touchdown passes in the final 4 minutes, 50 seconds to rally the New Orleans Saints to a stunning 35-34 victory on Sunday against Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers, who blew a 13-point lead by committing two crucial turnovers.Brees overcome two interceptions to win in his return to San Diego, where he played his first five NFL seasons before being allowed to leave as a free agent. It was also the first win this season for the Saints (1-3).After the final gun, Brees ran over to the stands and greeted Saints fans.With the Chargers trying to protect a 34-21 lead, Melvin Gordon fumbled and Darryl Tapp recovered at the San Diego 13, setting up Brees 5-yard TD pass to Michael Thomas on fourth-and-2 to pull to 34-28 with 4:50 to go.Travis Benjamin then fumbled after a reception and Nate Stupar recovered at the San Diego 31. Seven plays later, fullback John Kuhn scored his third TD of the game, on a 1-yard run. The PAT made it 35-34.Rivers, who was Brees understudy for his first two NFL seasons, was intercepted by B.W. Webb with 1:10 to go.It was the third time this season the Chargers (1-3) blew a late lead.The Chargers seemed to have it in control after Rivers directed a 14-play, 74-yard scoring drive capped by Gordons second 1-yard scoring run of the game to give the Chargers a 31-21 lead with 12:15 to play. Rivers kept the drive alive with a pinpoint, 16-yard completion to Tyrell Williams to the New Orleans 7-yard line.It was the first time Brees played at Qualcomm Stadium since Dec. 31, 2005, when he injured his throwing shoulder in his final appearance as Chargers quarterback. He had surgery and was allowed to leave as a free agent, signing with New Orleans. That gave the starting job to Rivers. Brees led the Saints to a Super Bowl victory against Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts after the 2009 season.The Saints beat the Chargers in 2008 in London and in 2012 in New Orleans.Rivers threw scoring passes of 20 yards to rookie Hunter Henry and 53 yards to Dontrelle Inman as the Saints defense broke down on both plaays. Cheap Air Jordan 2 Retro Black Friday. Brees threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Kuhn. Kuhn and Mark Ingram each scored on a one-yard run.The Chargers took a 24-14 halftime lead after scoring on three straight possessions, getting the 53-yard TD pass from Rivers to Inman, a 30-yard field goal from Josh Lambo and a 1-yard run by Gordon.San Diego floundered on the opening drive of the second half, making fans nervous. Dexter McCluster caught the opening kickoff of the second half 6 yards deep and bringing it out only to the 15. The Chargers went three and out, and Brees led them on a drive culminated when Kuhn scored on a 1-yard run to pull the Saints to 24-21.ATTENDANCE: The announced crowd was 60,641 at 70,000-seat Qualcomm stadium, the second home game this year well short of capacity. The Chargers are threatening to move to Los Angeles if voters dont approve a $1.1 billion stadium subsidy via an increase in hotel occupancy taxes.MOMENTUM CHANGE: With the score tied at 14, San Diegos Jason Verrett deflected a pass by Brees and Craig Mager intercepted at the New Orleans 41. Lambo kicked his 30-yard field goal five plays later for a 17-14 lead.ANTHEM PROTEST: Chargers Joshua Perry, Joe Barksdale, Chris Hairston, D.J. Fluker and Tyreek Burwell of held up their right fists during the national anthem.INACTIVES: Chargers tight end Antonio Gates was inactive for the second straight week with a hamstring injury. Also out a second straight week was LT King Dunlap, who is bothered by migraines. ... Chargers lineman Chris Hairston limped off with a groin injury late in the second quarter. ... San Diego defensive end Joey Bosa, out indefinitely with a hamstring injury, has yet to make his NFL debut.INJURIES: Chargers LG Orlando Franklin sustained a knee injury. ... Chargers LB Denzel Perryman injured a shoulder in the second quarter. ... Saints DE Paul Kruger suffered a back injury in the third quarter.---Online: and Wholesale China Jerseys Wholesale Jerseys Wholesale Authentic Jerseys Nike NFL Jerseys China Wholesale Nike Basketball Jerseys Hockey Jerseys China Supply Baseball Jerseys Football Jerseys Sale Authentic College Jerseys MLB Jerseys China Stitched Soccer Jerseys Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap Nike Jerseys ' ' ' 

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