Players from Germany hold aloft the world's most coveted sport trophy after winning the 2014 World Cup. The 2026 World Cup was awarded Wednesday to the U.S., Mexico and Canada, and Miami is expected to be among the host cities.
Players from Germany hold aloft the world's most coveted sport trophy after winning the 2014 World Cup. The 2026 World Cup was awarded Wednesday to the U.S., Mexico and Canada, and Miami is expected to be among the host cities. AP
Players from Germany hold aloft the world's most coveted sport trophy after winning the 2014 World Cup. The 2026 World Cup was awarded Wednesday to the U.S., Mexico and Canada, and Miami is expected to be among the host cities. AP

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About Greg Cote

Greg Cote

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Greg Cote has been a Miami Herald sports columnist since 1995 and also writes the Random Evidence blog and NFL predictions along with his notorious sidekick the Upset Bird. He has covered Hurricanes football (1984-88), the Dolphins (1990-91) and major events including Super Bowls, NBA Finals, World Series, Stanley Cup, Olympics and World Cup.
Read Greg Cote's Random Evidence blog at http://blogs.herald.com/random_evidence/