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    Middlesbroughs return to Premier League action will step up a level Saturday even though the opponent will be minus their biggest star. Cheap Panthers Jerseys .Boro (1-2-2) have been back in the top-flight for six weeks -- after an eight-year absence -- but none of their opponents to-date have been as high profile as this weekends visitor to the Riverside.Tottenham Hotspur (3-2-0) finished third last season and are expected to challenge for Champions League qualification again, but will be without forward Harry Kane for some time do to injury. Spurs arrive on Teasside, however, in high spirits after a 5-0 midweek demolition of Gillingham in the EFL Cup.And Mauricio Pochettinos side have also enjoyed a strong start to the league, having yet to lose a game and picking up 11 points to leave them third in the table at this early stage of the campaign.The arrival of the talented north Londoners will pose a big test for Aitor Karankas Boro outfit, but he is relishing the opportunity to take on Englands biggest clubs.Someone can think Im crazy, but for me, its amazing to arrive and prepare for the game against Tottenham, Karanka said. Its the Premier League, its the place we wanted to be.Weve been working hard for 2 1/2 years to be here. For me and the club, its amazing to face Tottenham, to go the following week to the Olympic Stadium (to play West Ham). Weve been working a lot to live in these moments, but we know how difficult it will be.Spurs rang the changes for that win over Gillingham with Pochettino making a full 11 alterations to the lineup that started the victory over Sunderland last weekend. The Tottenham boss is expected to rotate again for this fixture, but was delighted with the impact of the young players he brought in -- most notably Cameron Carter-Vickers, Harry Winks and Anton Walkes.I am very happy because if you see the confidence of Carter-Vickers, Winks, Walkes, they were fantastic, Pochettino said. Theyve come through the academy but they have the quality to impress us and play for the first team.Its important for Tottenham and it was fantastic to give the opportunity to play and fantastic experience for them.Striker Vincent Janssen will be one player likely to retain his place thanks to the injury sustained by Kane, who limped off during the win over Sunderland and has been subsequently ruled out for the foreseeable future with ankle ligament damage. Pochettino has refused to put a timeline on his talismans recovery time, but reports suggest that Kane wont return until mid-November.Since the start of the 2014-15 season there have been just four league games that the striker has missed for his club side. Spurs have picked up just one point and scored only two goals in those matches.However, in better fitness news, Tottenham are likely to have Eric Dier and Mousa Dembele back available after the midfield duo were taken off with cramps against the Black Cats. Danny Rose, meanwhile, is close to a return after his hamstring injury.Boro have a greater number of injury worries, with Grant Leadbitter, Fabio da Silva and James Husband all definitely out, and Jordan Rhodes requiring a late fitness test.Tottenham have not lost any of their last 24 games against newly-promoted sides, winning 22 of those. Youth Andre Smith Jersey . The (11-11-4) Jets are seventh in the Central Division with 26 points.  Fifth place Dallas and sixth-seeded Nashville also have 26 points, but the Stars have three games in hand on Winnipeg while Nashville has two. Panthers Jerseys China . Mickelson barely made the cut but had the best round of the day with nine birdies and an eagle coupled with two bogeys to sit two shots behind leader Craig Lee of Scotland. Lee shot a 69 for a 12-under 204 total. "I just love the fact I am in contention and have an opportunity in my first tournament of the year here in Abu Dhabi," Mickelson said. . -- The plastic that was taped across the lockers in Oaklands clubhouse came down and the champagne that was on ice went back into the cooler. THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Embattled cornerback Troy Hill cleared waivers and rejoined the Los Angeles Rams as a member of their practice squad on Wednesday, four days after getting arrested on suspicion of DUI.Its a humbling experience, Hill said after Wednesdays practice, and Im thankful for these coaches. I let them down, and theyre giving me a second opportunity, so its a humbling experience, and I just want to do everything I can to show them that I can be trusted and work my way back.The Rams also re-signed cornerback Steve Williams, who had been released earlier this season, and put him on their active roster. Williams was coming off his second stint with the San Diego Chargers and has made four starts in his three-year career, picking up a couple of interceptions.Hill was arrested on Saturday morning after his Mercedes swerved over multiple lanes on an L.A. freeway and crashed into the back of a semi-truck around 8 a.m. PT, according to multiple reports. He was then given a field sobriety test, handcuffed on the spot and booked in Van Nuys, California.The Rams de-activated Hill from Sundays game against the Miami Dolphins, then waived him on Tuesday. But Rams coach Jeff Fisher said then that he was not going to rule out a second opportunityy for the 25-year-old cornerback. Wholesale Panthers Jerseys. I think people deserve second chances in life, Fisher said then. I think he learned from it, but I was just disappointed in his choices.Hill -- the Rams fourth cornerback on the depth chart, after Trumaine Johnson, E.J. Gaines and slot corner Lamarcus Joyner - was released from custody later in the afternoon on $15,000 bail and has a preliminary court date for Dec. 14.Despite being undrafted out of Oregon and measuring only 5-foot-11, Hill is a solid tackler who continually improved in pass coverage. In his last game, a 9-6 win over the New York Jets in Week 11, Hill graded out as the Rams best defensive player, according to Pro Football Focus.But now he basically has to start from scratch.I know I let this team down, Hill said. I went to Coach Fisher and I told him, I let the team down, and I let you down personally. I know what it looks like, but theres things that go along with it, too. I was thankful for the opportunity, and just want to show this team, and everybody in the organization, that they can trust me. 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