Thursday September 21-st, 2017

National Football League playoff odds 2016: Chiefs, Steelers favored Wild Card weekend National Football League playoff odds 2016: Chiefs, Steelers favored Wild Card weekend

The Chiefs and Texans have both had very similar roads to the postseason. The Chiefs beat the Texans in Houston in Week 1 by a final score of 27-20. Considering how the Bengals playoff problems began, it's fitting that they host the Steelers.

Jurgen Klopp hits out at Daniel Sturridge's over-confident fitness update Jurgen Klopp hits out at Daniel Sturridge's over-confident fitness update

So this week, he did a really good week in training and is getting fitter and fitter, but we decided we wanted to go with what Origi would bring to the game for the formation. Klopp said: "Christian came in, got a goal, it's good for him, good for us...

Major League Baseball says no proof Derek Jeter's ex-trainer has done wrong Major League Baseball says no proof Derek Jeter's ex-trainer has done wrong

Following release of the Al Jazeera documentary, Sly recanted all of his allegations. Derek Jeter finds his name involved in a rare controversy after his trainer is linked to Charlie Sly, who allegedly supplied Peyton Manning with HGH. Each suit ...

Man Utd opening talks to sign Cristiano Ronaldo Man Utd opening talks to sign Cristiano Ronaldo

Certainly, he is enjoying a decent season with Los Blancos in 2015-16 and has scored nine goals and provided seven assists in La Liga. Despite the recent exit of Benitez and the subsequent appointment of Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldo is still adamant ...

Van Gaal drops Rooney for United's trip to Stoke Van Gaal drops Rooney for United's trip to Stoke

They never looked like troubling the Potters, whose fans mocked the opposition, branding them "boring" throughout. "We have lost the fourth game, so you have to wait and see". And Butland also pushed Anthony Martial's attempt round the post as Stoke...

Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fuels transfer rumors by missing training Dortmund's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang fuels transfer rumors by missing training

Aubameyang  has been one of the in-form strikers in Europe at the moment. Premier League rivals  Liverpool  are also thought to be interested in signing him, but it seems  Arsenal  have made the first move in securing his signature. "I do not think...

National Football League wild-card picks: Predicting each first-round playoff game National Football League wild-card picks: Predicting each first-round playoff game

The Bengals can run on the Steelers (100 yards per game), and as long as they can protect the football, they'll be in good shape. Two losses to Buffalo and New England sent them down a shaky path, but they ended the season strong, winning three div...

Spurs tie best start, now 21-0 at home Spurs tie best start, now 21-0 at home

Forward Kawhi Leonard added 15 points for San Antonio and center David West and reserve guard Manu Ginobili scored 14 apiece. Duncan, who in his last game at home was held scoreless for the first time in his 18-year National Basketball Association ...

Brendon McCullum to give Mohammad Amir benefit of doubt Brendon McCullum to give Mohammad Amir benefit of doubt

We're guided by them", White was quoted as saying by stuff.co.nz. "He showed remorse at the time, admitted to it. He's gone through all the rehabilitation and education as prescribed by the ICC". "I think our fans understand the game, they're respe...

When Louis van Gaal could quit Manchester United When Louis van Gaal could quit Manchester United

In the last 11 matches van Gaal has gone with 10 different combinations at the back. Van Gaal must decide whether to restore Wayne Rooney to his starting line-up, while midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger is back from suspension and defender Matte...

Ronda Rousey bares all in nude shoot Ronda Rousey bares all in nude shoot

Those "savvy web sleuths" believe that's Rousey in the photo after matching up the fighter's wrist tattoo to the one in the photo, as For The Win pointed out Wednesday. The UFC star is set to feature in the next issue of Sports Illustrated - ...

Pro Hogs Report: The Awakening of Ryan Mallett Pro Hogs Report: The Awakening of Ryan Mallett

Plus, there is the Rex Ryan factor. After all, a Week 15 comeback victory against Denver meant all the Steelers had to do was beat the Ravens and Browns, two teams ranking in the bottom seven of our analytically-driven power rankings. They showed tha...

Ex-Chelsea doctor appears at tribunal over Mourinho row Ex-Chelsea doctor appears at tribunal over Mourinho row

Former Chelsea doctor Eva Carneiro's constructive dismissal case came before the courts today, where she failed to reach a settlement agreement. The BBC reported Carneiro's lawyer Mary O'Rourke as saying no settlement was reached. Chelsea filed...

Wild Card Weekend Predictions Wild Card Weekend Predictions

Depending on how wild card weekend pans out, either the Bengals, Texans or Chiefs will be making a trip to Gillette Stadium for the divisional round. If only one road team wins, the Broncos would face that victor, either the Chiefs or Steelers.

Michigan State vs. Alabama Preview & Prediction Michigan State vs. Alabama Preview & Prediction

Against Michigan this season, while being covered primarily by second-team All-America cornerback Jourdan Lewis, Burbridge had nine catches for 132 yards. Smart said he talked with McElwain and Atlanta Falcons coach Dan Quinn about ways to handle two...

Steelers stunned by Ravens in 20-17 loss Steelers stunned by Ravens in 20-17 loss

He finished with exactly 100 yards and 2 touchdowns. Alex Smith threw two TD passes. His backup Terrance West also ran hard and had 42 yards on 13 carries. Tomlin said the Steelers' inability to generate a takeaway while committing two turnovers on...

Florida State's Sean Maguire carted off with leg injury against Houston

His play off the read-option helped the Cougars slice up Florida State's front throughout the game. Score: Houston 38, Florida State 24Prediction: Florida State 35, Houston 24, Line: Florida State -7, o/u: 54.5 And You Care Because ...

Barcelona vs. Espanyol: Winners and Losers from Copa Del Rey Barcelona vs. Espanyol: Winners and Losers from Copa Del Rey

Barcelona opened up a comfortable lead in their Copa del Rey last-16 clash with Espanyol after winning the first leg 4-1 against nine men at Camp Nou. However, things went downhill from there for the visitors. Augusto Fernandez and Claudio Kra...

NY Knicks' Cleanthony Early shot in robbery, police say NY Knicks' Cleanthony Early shot in robbery, police say

Police are searching for suspects and trying to determine if the robbery was planned or carried out on impulse. This is the second time in recent weeks that a Knick was robbed as Derrick Williams was robbed by two females of $60,000 worth of je...

"Nobody Wants To Win Crazy Premier League!" - Leicester Coach

Title rivals Manchester City and Arsenal face Champions League ties with Dynamo Kiev and Barcelona respectively when that competition resumes in February while City also has a League Cup semi-final against Stoke to contest. "As I said, this month h...

DeAngelo Williams spotted in walking boot, Steelers favored over Bengals DeAngelo Williams spotted in walking boot, Steelers favored over Bengals

There has not been an official word as to what exactly Williams injured , but he was spotted congratulating teammates after the game in a walking boot. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, depending on what the Titans did. There's more than one r...

Wild picks in NFL playoffs Wild picks in NFL playoffs

Interestingly, these two teams have not played one another this season , but the Redskins clearly are the better team at the moment. Talent can get you to the playoffs. All four of those games were road losses. In the past five games, Cincinna...

Austrian skier Hirscher wins World Cup slalom Austrian skier Hirscher wins World Cup slalom

It was the third time from the three opening slalom races he has made the podium but was visit to the top of the podium in the discipline.  Last season Hirscher won seven races, but he looks well on course to eclipse that total after topping the ti...

Magic Johnson compares LSU's Ben Simmons to LeBron James Magic Johnson compares LSU's Ben Simmons to LeBron James

At this point, comparing a dominant, standout basketball player to LeBron James is basically like saying something you've never eaten before "tastes like chicken" because you've got nothing else to point to. 1 pick. "He later added", Whatever t...

Oakland Raiders File Application To Move To Los Angeles Oakland Raiders File Application To Move To Los Angeles

St. Louis: "The St. Louis Rams informed the National Football League today that the Rams propose to relocate to the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area". A document produced by the Rams supporting their application to return to the region they ...

NFL Week 17 Steelers vs. Browns Picks & Predictions

Steelers QB  Ben Roethlisberger  is 19-4, including one playoff win against Browns, and 44-16 overall against AFC North... He was not sacked. Kirk Cousins has had quite the breakthrough, with 12 touchdown passes and only one interception while averag...

Bruins D Adam McQuaid injured in 2nd period against Capitals Bruins D Adam McQuaid injured in 2nd period against Capitals

Yes, the B's has been humbled recently, but not to the point where a hard-fought loss will make them happy, not even with an effort that probably would have been good enough to beat 90 percent of the teams in the National Hockey League. McQuaid was f...

Raiders officially ask National Football League for permission to move to Los Angeles Raiders officially ask National Football League for permission to move to Los Angeles

After years of being saddled with numerous lopsided losses, the Raiders were competitive all season outside of an opening loss to Cincinnati. They'll do it with a defense that surged in the last nine games after struggling early. Even with the spec...

Rockets' James Harden targeted by laser pointer Rockets' James Harden targeted by laser pointer

Just when you think you might have the Rockets all figured out, they surprise you. The loss stings even more since the Rockets and Jazz are both jockeying for position as the seventh and eighth seeds of the WC, respectively. The Jazz travel to face t...

Indianapolis Colts place QB Charlie Whitehurst on IR Indianapolis Colts place QB Charlie Whitehurst on IR

They were locked in", he said . They drafted Mike Glennon in the third round, benched Freeman after three games and cut him in early October. "So we're going to attack every single day with everything that we've got". Seattle's Lynch might return ne...

Tagged for six goals by Rangers — Stars' Antti Niemi Tagged for six goals by Rangers — Stars' Antti Niemi

Minnesota's Zach Parise scored his second hat trick of the season to lead the Wild past last-placed Columbus 4-2. The Rangers were excellent defensively save a shaky stretch of the third period after they'd gone up, 5-1. Valeri Nichushkin appeare...

NFL Teams File for Relocation to LA NFL Teams File for Relocation to LA

In order to be relocated, a team must receive an affirmative vote from 24 out of the 32 teams in the league, the NFL explained. Los Angeles has been without the National Football League since after the 1994 season, when the Raiders moved back to O...

Ex-USC coach Steve Sarkisian has expressed interest in National Football League job Ex-USC coach Steve Sarkisian has expressed interest in National Football League job

Steve Sarkisian is out of treatment and he is already trying to get back into coaching. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , Sarkisian is "putting out feelers to National Football League teams and expressing interest in becoming a [quarterbacks] ...

Rolls-Royce aluminium space-frame now in test phase Rolls-Royce aluminium space-frame now in test phase

It's taken the unusual step of releasing its own official "spyshot" of the first test engineering mules, wrapped in trademark camouflage and now pounding around public roads 'in various locations around the world.' It's one way of defeating the camer...

Jurgen Klopp disagrees with Daniel Sturridge's confident fitness update Jurgen Klopp disagrees with Daniel Sturridge's confident fitness update

Now, next step for him against Leicester, he was really dominant. He knows what he has to do, that's for sure. "I think I have to run more and I have to be there for my team-mates". Benteke steered in a pass across goal by Roberto Firmino after an ...

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