Thursday September 21-st, 2017

Drew Brees among 5 players with bust potential

Despite allowing 423 passing yards and four touchdowns to Brees and committing 14 penalties of their own, the Raiders managed to work their way back and defeat the Saints 35-34, thanks to gutsy play-calling and a potent offense. In preseason week thr...

Buchholz stifles Padres as Red Sox roll 5-1

As for Ortiz, the infielder said, "He just told me that first of all, that happened to him when he first broke into the league, he struck out four times in one game". Buchholz (6-10) was making his first start since August 23 as his last three appear...

Steelers' David DeCastro Signs Contract Extension Steelers' David DeCastro Signs Contract Extension

The Steelers exercised DeCastro's fifth-year option worth a shade over $8 million in March, but the team made it a priority to lock up one of the foundational pieces of its offensive line before the 2016 season started. DeCastro inked a six-year co...

Australia claims its first gold at Rio Paralympics! Australia claims its first gold at Rio Paralympics!

The 17-year-old from Queensland lives with cerebral palsy and is nicknamed "Lucky". But at the same time, Patterson adds, "I felt quite bad". But with one final surge, she was able to touch the wall and set a new world record with a time of 4:40:...

49ers' Jed York: $1 million donation to ease racial inequality

Colin Kaepernick after his final preseason game against the Packers vowed to donate his first $1 million of earnings this season to various organizations. After team practice Wednesday, Kaepernick spoke at length about the controversy. York's donatio...

Murray and Soares sweep to US Open doubles title Murray and Soares sweep to US Open doubles title

If a set of tennis can be described as flawless, that which Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares inflicted on Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut in the first 41 minutes of their semi-final win on day 11 of the 2016 US Open is surely a candidate.

Landon Donovan appears set to rejoin LA Galaxy Landon Donovan appears set to rejoin LA Galaxy

The hope for the Galaxy is that Donovan can help to turn draws into victories. The club are still tied for second in the Western Conference on 44 points with six regular season matches left, but they could certainly do with some attacking help for ...

Ranieri: No Player Assured Of Starting Place

Yes, indeed. This one will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 and Ultra HD. Last year, Jürgen Klopp's men were one of only of two teams to beat the Premier League champions. However, I think they're going to miss Mendy in the middle of the park and Live...

Carson Wentz named starting quarterback for the Eagles

And this one is a victor. "That's the type of guy that we knew we have in Carson Wentz ". THE NO-HUDDLE SHOW, Ep. 45: Let the Carson Wentz era beginSubscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Stitcher , Soundcloud or iHeartRadio . Nope, that's just ...

Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater has 'significant' knee injury

Bridgewater completed 292-of-447 pass attempts for 3,231 yards and 14 touchdowns last season to help the Vikings to the NFC North title. The visible and audible frustration from Teddy's teammates is a reflection of the team's optimism going into the ...

UFC's Stipe Miocic -- CM Punk Ain't No Bitch

Of the fights on the card, Punk's fight has garnered the most interest. If he can leave the Quicken Loan Arena with a win the internet might break. What do you think about CM Punk being allowed to fight at UFC 203? But moral victories don't show ...

Iman Shumpert facing DUI charge from August traffic stop Iman Shumpert facing DUI charge from August traffic stop

According to the cops, Shumpert's vehicle reeked of weed and his eyes were bloodshot. The Cavaliers said no court date has been set and referred to it as a "pending case". If found guilty, the 26-year-old could be suspended by the NBA for the start...

Shaquille O'Neal tells awesome Pat Riley story in NBA TV interview Shaquille O'Neal tells awesome Pat Riley story in NBA TV interview

In a attractive article published on The Player's Tribune , Jackson pulled back the curtain to reveal the unique relationship between he and O'Neal. Soft doubles and roaming resulted in illegal defense calls, while double-teaming him created wide ...

Rio opens Games for 'superhumans' at the Maracana Rio opens Games for 'superhumans' at the Maracana

Craven told reporters it is the first time since Salt Lake City in 2002 that an International Olympic Committee president had missed a Paralympic opening but stopped short of giving any reasons why. Craven said he's been assured there are "sufficient...

UFC 203: Miocic vs. Overeem

Light heavyweight fighter, Alexander Gustaffson saw his career reach a high point when he nearly won against former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones at UFC 165 . Don't ever think that because no matter what, we're always behind you and we...

Paralympic Games open to theme: 'Heart knows no limits'

There was an audible gasp in the 78,000-seat Maracana Stadium as the athlete propelled himself down a six-storey high ramp and through a hoop. After that moment, music took a leading role. A final start list for the 100 men and 80 women who wil...

Red Sox head to Toronto alone in first

And a big "oh my" to David Ortiz , Rick Porcello , David Price, Dustin Pedroia , too, for their 2016 seasons. In his 24 starts and 8-7 record this year, Estrada has a 3.56 ERA with a 1.10 WHIP in 149.1 innings. Ramirez' season totals - 21 home runs, ...

Klopp calls for Anfield noise Klopp calls for Anfield noise

Henderson shares the anticipation that surrounds the homecoming and Jürgen Klopp's team, for all their inconsistencies. "I spoke to him before the window closed because that is the moment to make decisions and that is what I did". With a new mai...

Newton makes landfall in mainland Mexico Newton makes landfall in mainland Mexico

On Sept. 6 at 2:25 p.m. EDT (18:25 UTC) NASA's Terra satellite captured this visible image of Hurricane Newton over the southern tip of Baja California, Mexico. Vazquez said Newton's winds took down trees and tin roofs from poorer neighbourhoods but ...

Bradford in fold; Vikings not declaring starter for opener

ET). The Vikings, who boldy traded for Sam Bradford on Saturday, haven't provided any timetable on Bridgewater's recovery, but admitted having Bradford under contract through 2017 was a big part of the allure in making the deal . "I keep the sam...

Ryan Lochte gets 10-month ban from US Olympic Committee, USA Swimming Ryan Lochte gets 10-month ban from US Olympic Committee, USA Swimming

Lochte, accompanied by three of his US swimming teammates, was later accused of vandalism outside of the gas station, and an armed security guard reportedly told them to pay for the damages. The indictment was going to be sent to the International Ol...

Mets 6, Reds 3 | Same old story

Mets: RF Jay Bruce got Wednesday off, as much a break from the strain of returning to his former home for the first time as anything else, manager Terry Collins said. DeSclafani (8-3) took the loss as the Reds fell for the fourth straight time. J...

Champions League: Europe's premier club competition to be restructured for 2018/19 season

Last season's semi-finalists Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid will resume hostilities in Group D and are joined by PSV Eindhoven and Rostov . Patrick Roberts WILL be allowed to play for Celtic against City in this season's Champions Leag...

Seahawks' Lane says he will continue to sit for anthem Seahawks' Lane says he will continue to sit for anthem

Kaepernick, I've got to confess that I haven't been thinking about football while I've been over here and I haven't been following this closely, but my understanding, at least, is that he's exercising his Constitutional right to make a statement", ...

Sam Allardyce to keep 'lucky penny' after late England victor against Slovakia

Lallana, who went goalless in his first 26 appearances under Roy Hodgson, was glad to be off the mark after nearly three years of trying. The likes of Denmark, Greece and more recently Portugal, have won the European Championships. Wayne Rooney, le...

Stuart Lancaster makes move across the water to join Leinster Stuart Lancaster makes move across the water to join Leinster

Former England head coach Stuart Lancaster has returned to rugby union as senior coach at Leinster until the end of the season, the Irish province said on Monday (NZT Tuesday). Lancaster came under huge pressure for several aspects of the failure...

Voicemail Left for Wrong Person Revealed Plan to Rob Coach Rob Ryan Voicemail Left for Wrong Person Revealed Plan to Rob Coach Rob Ryan

The man on the voicemail once again linked Ryan to Lil Wayne , which seems like a weird connection - and it is - but the link comes from their ties to New Orleans. Two suspects have since been jailed on other crimes and are awaiting trial. Accordi...

Battling Northern Ireland hold Czech Republic 0-0 Battling Northern Ireland hold Czech Republic 0-0

The Southampton midfielder played the full 90 minutes in the goalless draw in Prague , which otherwise would be seen as a positive result for Michael O'Neill's men. A half chance fell to Tadic but his quickly taken snapshot flew well wide. Ivanovic ...

Andrus has HR, 3 doubles to pace Rangers past Mariners 10-7 Andrus has HR, 3 doubles to pace Rangers past Mariners 10-7

Seattle pounded out 14 hits and two home runs to get the win. While Hamels had some blister issues in recent starts, manager Jeff Banister said health was not an issue in his recent struggles. 6, 2016, in Seattle . "I hope he's OK (Wednesday)", S...

Clinton and Trump have a near-encounter in a battle for Ohio Clinton and Trump have a near-encounter in a battle for Ohio

She has mostly traveled by private jet during the primaries and the summer but was being accompanied on the plane by journalists for the first time. "We're just going as hard and fast as we possibly can to be organised for turning out the vote, bec...

Rashford scores hat-trick as Allardyce watches on

Rashford pressed his case for a place at Euro 2016 with a dream goal on his senior England debut in the win over at the Stadium of Light, volleying home after just two minutes and 18 seconds to become the nation's third youngest worldwide scorer.

Howe: Wilshere move 'a step into the unknown' Howe: Wilshere move 'a step into the unknown'

Wilshere was handed his first start by Eddie Howe since joining the south coast club on a season-long loan deal from Arsenal on transfer deadline day. Ljungberg added that Wilshere is a player he "loves", and that he just needs more luck after ...

Pipeline operator Enbridge to buy Spectra Energy for $28B

The move by Calgary-based Enbridge comes amid a wave of consolidation in the pipelines business as opposition to new lines prompts companies to seek growth through acquisitions. On Tuesday, EOG Resources Inc, a leading United States shale oil p...

Iowa rewards coach Kirk Ferentz with extension through '25 season Iowa rewards coach Kirk Ferentz with extension through '25 season

Ferentz and Oklahoma's Bob Stoops are the only two major-college head coaches to be at the same school since 1999. "I am extraordinarily proud of our program, our players, and our supportive fans". Thirteen Hawkeyes have earned Academic All-America r...

Australia s Lynn, Finch to miss Sri Lanka T20 series Australia s Lynn, Finch to miss Sri Lanka T20 series

Sri Lanka have recalled seamer Kasun Rajitha to their squad for the forthcoming Twenty20 worldwide double header against Australia , while Danushka Gunathilaka is among the most notable absentees. Maxwell blasted an unbeaten 145 from 65 balls jus...

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