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Peyton Manning Reportedly Could Run for Tennessee Senate in 2018 Peyton Manning Reportedly Could Run for Tennessee Senate in 2018
- September 28, 2017

Lamar Alexander in 2020 if he made a decision to retire as well. Bob Corker announced on Tuesday that he would not seek another term. Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., told Business Insider he thought Manning was "a great guy and a popular guy" who could have interest in representing the state in Congress . (more...)
Manchester United At CSKA Moscow: Possible Starting Lineups Manchester United At CSKA Moscow: Possible Starting Lineups
- September 28, 2017

The Red Devils have a lengthy trip to Russian Federation to look forward to, before hosting Crystal Palace on Saturday - a quick turnaround followed by a two-week long global break. I would expect Mourinho to keep near enough the same team from the win over Southampton , though Anthony Martial could replace Marcus Rashford and Ashley Young , despite his impressive recent performances, dropping to the bench for Luke Shaw . (more...)
Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho back shortened transfer window
- September 27, 2017

That record was set by 1930s hero Eric Brook and has stood since league football shut down for the Second World War. Walker said: "To play against he is a nightmare". Manchester City are going into this tie in hot form, winning 7 of their first 8 games this season and drawing one. Andriy Pyatov is expected to play his 50th game in Champions League tonight and Ismaily, Rakitsky, Ordets will likely make up the defence, with Bogdan Butko stepping in for captain Darijo Srna at right-back. (more...)
Aaron Judge Breaks Rookie Homerun Record, Passing Mark McGwire Aaron Judge Breaks Rookie Homerun Record, Passing Mark McGwire
- September 27, 2017

McGwire's rookie season record of 49 home runs had stood since 1987. However, this record may be hard to approach, and Judge still has a week of games to add to it. Now Judge is a homer away from the 50-home run milestone, which Girardi said "would be a great accomplishment" for the slugger. "He doesn't need to try to hit home runs". (more...)
We'll win WAFU Cup to appease Ghanaians, say Emmanuel Lomotey We'll win WAFU Cup to appease Ghanaians, say Emmanuel Lomotey
- September 27, 2017

The Black Stars second goal came in the 58 minute through a penalty awarded to Ghana after Patrick Razak who came on as substitute was tripped down in the box and Vincent Atinga made no mistake from the spot sending Ezenwa the wrong way. (more...)
No Mercy: Lesnar survives war against the Monster No Mercy: Lesnar survives war against the Monster
- September 26, 2017

Finn Balor's feud-ending win over Bray Wyatt should set him up for a good end to 2017. "Your'e a coward." An inspired Balor delivered a physical and intense match with his character proving his demon alter ego wasn't needed in order to get the best of Wyatt. (more...)
NFL Ratings Down Nationally in Wake of Protests, But Up Locally NFL Ratings Down Nationally in Wake of Protests, But Up Locally
- September 26, 2017

Overall, ratings for Sunday's National Football League matches were down about 4 percent , according to John Ourand, a reporter at Sports Business Journal. Trump's comments on Friday night shined a spotlight on the league and the protests, leading the networks to change up their planned broadcasts of games and the anthems preceding them. (more...)
Saquon Barkley turned in an eye-catching performance in win over Iowa Saquon Barkley turned in an eye-catching performance in win over Iowa
- September 26, 2017

With Iowa bracketing tight end Mike Gesicki , Juwan Johnson showed up with seven catches for 92 yards and obviously the game-winning touchdown. His previous career best was 207. "Coach Moorhead found different ways to get him the ball without handing it to him", Huff said, "which still allows your elite players to have an effect on the game". (more...)
Jose Mourinho tells Luke Shaw to improve to break into first team Jose Mourinho tells Luke Shaw to improve to break into first team
- September 24, 2017

I am very pleased with his attitude overall, which means it's easier [for him] to play well. "We're speaking about some of the best players in the league . Unlike last season, the Reds have blown opponents away with goalscoring sprees but Mourinho will hope his side doesn't see a repeat of the 2-2 draw against Stoke City, which dropped momentum a little - especially with rivals Manchester City also in action against a awful Crystal Palace side. (more...)
Trump says NFL should fire players who kneel during anthem Trump says NFL should fire players who kneel during anthem
- September 24, 2017

Trump's comments about electability came as he acknowledged that Senate Republicans can't spare a single vote. After the rally, a number of current and former players vented at the president on Twitter. A member of President Donald Trump's Cabinet broke with him on Alabama's Senate race just hours before Trump's planned arrival in Huntsville. He is the candidate of the GOP establishment. (more...)
Packers expecting several game-time injury decisions vs. Bengals Packers expecting several game-time injury decisions vs. Bengals
- September 23, 2017

Sunday's game will take place from Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin and air live on CBS. Losing Cobb in the slot will force Rodgers to find other chain moving targets like the tight ends and a much better game from Martellus Bennett is needed this week. (more...)
Aaron Hernandez Had Advanced CTE Aaron Hernandez Had Advanced CTE
- September 23, 2017

Researchers from the university announced in July the results from a study of 202 brains of former football players of varying levels. Attorney Jose Baez said that Boston University scientists said that he had one of the most severe cases of the neurological impairment CTE that they have ever seen. (more...)
Record-breaker Rashford can become a Manchester United great
- September 22, 2017

It was a comfortable night for Chelsea , Everton and Manchester United , but Manchester City and Arsenal were made to sweat for their victories over West Brom and Sky Bet League one side Doncaster respectively. For four consecutive seasons, under David Moyes, Louis van Gaal and Jose Mourinho , goals were hard to come by. United last year became the first British club to break the half-billion mark and have improved on that position, with revenue rising from £515.3m to £581.2m for ... (more...)
Burnley sponsor apologises after tweet taunting striker Chris Wood Burnley sponsor apologises after tweet taunting striker Chris Wood
- September 21, 2017

It was made a decision to take the penalties in front of Burnley supporters, rather than the end holding a large travelling contingent of Leeds fans, who had barracked former players Charlie Taylor and Chris Wood. However, Chris Wood equalised from the spot on 89 minutes only for Leeds to get a penalty of their own in injury time, which Pablo Hernandez slotted away. (more...)
Alec Baldwin Just Won the Emmy for Playing Trump on SNL Alec Baldwin Just Won the Emmy for Playing Trump on SNL
- September 20, 2017

His Trump impersonation has caused the president to a couple of times tweet his anger at the show. Alec Baldwin won the comedy supporting actor Emmy for his withering impersonations of Trump for " Saturday Night Live "on the Comcast Corp's NBC". (more...)
Trump Administration Could Allow Commercial Fishing In Marine National Monument Trump Administration Could Allow Commercial Fishing In Marine National Monument
- September 20, 2017

Named for a ghost-town mining site near the confluence of the Colorado and Virgin rivers, the monument covers 464 square miles (1,202 square kilometers) of scenic land northeast of Lake Mead. The memo states that instead of prohibiting commercial fishing, the government should allow it in the area under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act , which is the primary law governing the U.S.'s marine fisheries and meant to prevent overfishing and guarantee a safe source of ... (more...)
Strong quake shakes Mexico, damaging buildings and causing panic Strong quake shakes Mexico, damaging buildings and causing panic
- September 20, 2017

The U.S. Geological Survey said the epicenter was about 3.6 miles (6 kilometers) northwest of the Westwood neighborhood, home to the University of California, Los Angeles. The latest quake comes 11 days after a huge temblor killed 96 people. The race to rescue those trapped in the rubble is ongoing after Mexican media broadcast images of several collapsed buildings in heavily populated parts of the city. (more...)
Browns QB Kizer leaves Ravens game with migraine Browns QB Kizer leaves Ravens game with migraine
- September 18, 2017

Kizer completed 6-of-11 passes for 81 yards with one interception for a 40.3 rating before he left. The score was set up by a 49-yard catch and run by tight end Seth DeValve from Hogan. With 1:01 remaining in the second quarter, Baltimore attempted a 58-yard field goal that was wide right, which gave Cleveland possession of the football at its own 48-yard line. (more...)
Liverpool-Burnley 1-1 as it happened
- September 18, 2017

Sometimes you're interested and sometimes you're not. "Do you know what? Give me other centre-halves?" Asked if the competition for places has ever been this intense at Turf Moor, Vokes said: "No, not since I have been here. "Yes, result-wise (it is frustrating) but honestly I am as a person not like this". Teams that challenge for the title - or at the very least are in the mixer - turn these draws in to wins and though it wasn't for a lack of trying, we just weren't able to come up ... (more...)
Panthers injury updates: Greg Olsen has broken foot Panthers injury updates: Greg Olsen has broken foot
- September 18, 2017

A Tyrod Taylor pass bounced off the hands of rookie wide receiver Zay Jones inside the Carolina 5 on fourth and 11 from the Carolina 33, and the Panthers survived. Newton finished with just 171 passing yards but did throw for two scores. Buffalo ended the game with less than 200 yards of total offense. The Bills would eventually get on the board when Stephen Hauschka banked in a 45 yard field goal off the right up right and through to cut the deficit down to 6-3. (more...)
Four races free-to-air in new French F1 deal Four races free-to-air in new French F1 deal
- September 17, 2017

Mercedes have clawed back Ferrari's lead in recent weeks, but Vettel will fancy his chances here, having won four of the last six Singapore Grands Prix . Vettel has four wins this year with five runner-up finishes. The Singapore Grand Prix , whose 10th edition is on Sunday, has quickly become one of Formula One's best known races and is often compared to Monaco's classic street grand prix. (more...)
Cincinnati Bengals sack offensive coordinator Cincinnati Bengals sack offensive coordinator
- September 17, 2017

The Bengals did not miss an extra point to get to nine either, which means they are touchdown-less on the season despite having played both their games in the friendly home confines of Paul Brown Stadium. Former Georgia WR A.J. Green, one of the biggest stars of the Cincinnati offense, has been held to only 10 catches for 141 yards so far, and he's exhausted of not having the ball in his hands. (more...)
Watch Live Video of Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin Weigh Ins Watch Live Video of Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin Weigh Ins
- September 17, 2017

Viewers can order the PPV for $79.99 in HD on TV, ringtv.com or caneloggg.com . Most people don't think this will go the distance as both fighters are skilled ringmasters and have the ability to deliver knockout blows when the opportunity presents itself. (more...)
'Nervous, frantic' Crystal Palace leave Hodgson calling for confidence 'Nervous, frantic' Crystal Palace leave Hodgson calling for confidence
- September 17, 2017

De Boer departed on Monday, only 77 days into a three-year contract, after Palace became the first team in England's top division to lose their opening four league fixtures without scoring since Preston 93 years ago. "The anxiety, especially in the first half, was there for all to see, in the second there were better signs, we were prepared to put our foot on the ball and pass it". (more...)
Manchester United v Everton: Toffees' nightmare run to continue Manchester United v Everton: Toffees' nightmare run to continue
- September 17, 2017

Pogba, who has played every minute of United's Premier League games to date , limped out of the 3-0 Champions League win over Basel on Tuesday on 19 minutes with a torn hamstring. Everton have attempted just seven shots on target in their four Premier League games this season; a joint-low alongside Swansea City, with just one of these coming in their last two matches. (more...)
Vettel turns on the style to snatch Singapore pole Vettel turns on the style to snatch Singapore pole
- September 17, 2017

Ricciardo, a victor in Azerbaijan in June, also remained confident. There were few smiles at Mercedes , with the champions arriving in Singapore fearing it would be a tough weekend but secretly hoping for better. "The drivers extracted everything there was from the vehicle - we've been quickest in every single session this weekend, and then the one that really counts. (more...)
BSF jawan killed in Pakistani firing BSF jawan killed in Pakistani firing
- September 16, 2017

The injured jawan was shifted to Government Medical College, Jammu, where he was declared brought dead. The 32-year-old Bahadur hailed from Vidya Bhawan Naraypur village in Uttar Pradesh's Balia district. The exchanges of firing between the Indian soldiers and the Pakistan terrorists continued till Friday morning. "People of nation can sleep fearlessly because BSF men are on duty along the frontiers", he said. (more...)
Jose Mourinho Is Furious With Paul Pogba Over Hamstring Injury Jose Mourinho Is Furious With Paul Pogba Over Hamstring Injury
- September 16, 2017

Meanwhile, Mourinho said left-back Luke Shaw had recovered from injury and suggested it was now a "question of form". "In my experience, muscular injuries stop you from playing for a few weeks, I think", Mourinho told United's official website . (more...)
Nocturnal protests erupt in Kashmir University against militant killings Nocturnal protests erupt in Kashmir University against militant killings
- September 15, 2017

Several militant groups have sprung up, and Indian security forces have tried to wipe them out. DGP Kashmir SP Vaid said the J&K Police was after Ismail since Amarnath attack took place. Meanwhile, the mobile internet services have been blocked in Srinagar , as per ANI . The security forces in J & K have received great success today. (more...)
Keys to Victory: What we're watching vs. the Steelers Keys to Victory: What we're watching vs. the Steelers
- September 15, 2017

New York Giants offensive tackle Ereck Flowers (74) stops Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett (95) in the first half of a preseason game, August 21 in Cleveland. I know that he'll do great in his career. Garrett was easily the most athletic defender on the Cleveland defensive line, and the Browns defense will suffer in his absence. (more...)
Wenger will not use Arsenal´s Europa League match as Chelsea excuse Wenger will not use Arsenal´s Europa League match as Chelsea excuse
- September 14, 2017

Arsenal are in desperate need of a result after a poor start to the season and a bad record overall against their title rivals in recent years. "There are a few players who have some response to the fact they played two worldwide games - like Ozil and Ramsey". (more...)
Gennady Golovkin has amusing comment about his 'GGG' alter ego Gennady Golovkin has amusing comment about his 'GGG' alter ego
- September 14, 2017

After the spectacle that was Mayweather and McGregor, boxing fans finally get to see two of the best boxers now in the sport going toe-to-toe inside of the ring at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . Brook feels confident that Canelo has the youth, the speed, size and more importantly, punching power, to derail Golovkin. "Initially we saw some sharp support for Alvarez and dipped to as low as -140/+120", Sherman told me. (more...)
Paris and Los Angeles confirmed as Olympics hosts in 2024 and 2028 Paris and Los Angeles confirmed as Olympics hosts in 2024 and 2028
- September 14, 2017

The evaluation commission signed off on those Monday, saying that although details need to be finalized, it is confident LA can host in 2028. International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach will visit LA at the end of the week, four days after the International Olympic Committee session in Lima ratifies the decisions for 2024 and 2028 on Wednesday. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool team is better than Istanbul heroes, insists Luis Garcia Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool team is better than Istanbul heroes, insists Luis Garcia
- September 12, 2017

The Reds were beaten soundly following the dismissal of Sadio Mane . Sevilla summer signing Nolito will miss the opening Champions League match against Liverpool on Wednesday night, according to a report. "Now it's the time for him to show that the team is ready to face everything". 'He has been at the club nearly two years. With the Champions League back at Anfield, it's very important to keep those quality players. (more...)
Chelsea plead fans against singing anti-Semitic song involving new signing Alvaro Morata Chelsea plead fans against singing anti-Semitic song involving new signing Alvaro Morata
- September 12, 2017

In fairness, Morata himself wasted little time in politely requesting that the chant be struck from the Chelsea hymn sheet with immediate effect... "There is no place for such disgusting chants at football matches and in wider society", read a statement from the organisation " Kick It Out welcomes the clear statement by Chelsea FC, deploring the chants and asking all supporters to cease repeating the chant". (more...)
Manchester United prepare £92m bid to sign Arsenal transfer target Thomas Lemar Manchester United prepare £92m bid to sign Arsenal transfer target Thomas Lemar
- September 12, 2017

Mourinho was frustrated at the club's failure to land a winger in the summer and after failing to land Ivan Perisic, he's turned his attentions to Lemar. And Lemar is likely to be tempted by a Premier League challenge with United. He was subbed at half-time as Monaco were thumped 4-0 by Nice on Saturday night with Paris Saint-Germain look set to run away with the French title this term. (more...)
James Franklin: Penn State win over Pitt 'like beating Akron' James Franklin: Penn State win over Pitt 'like beating Akron'
- September 11, 2017

The Lions badly wanted to make amends for last year's defeat and did, decisively beating the Panthers 33-14 before a sellout crowd of 109,898 at Beaver Stadium. "Obviously, you'd like it to be a little more balanced and whenever you get to the extremes, that's when there are problems". Penn State is a 21-point favorite and that is a large sum to cover, but they are up to the challenge. (more...)
Welbeck at the double for first time in league for Arsenal Welbeck at the double for first time in league for Arsenal
- September 11, 2017

There is a simple truth in football that you can only beat the opponents in front of you. Kolasinac, operating as a wing-back rather than in Wenger's back three, was causing problems for the Cherries defence and another marauding run culminated in Granit Xhaka stinging the palms of Begovic with a low drive. (more...)
El-Rufai Visits Buhari, Denies Plans To Contest Presidency In 2019 El-Rufai Visits Buhari, Denies Plans To Contest Presidency In 2019
- September 11, 2017

Saying Alhassan was right to have expressed her views, Frank added: "May be, El-rufai was expecting Mama Taraba to become selfish, self-centered, arrogant and turn Judas like him and turn her back against Atiku Abubakar who will always stand by her again and again politically". (more...)
Clement: Sanches Must Earn Swansea Place Clement: Sanches Must Earn Swansea Place
- September 11, 2017

I will just leave that problem with the justice. I just focus on the pitch. At the start of the season Magpies owner Mike Ashley said he did not have the cash to compete with the top clubs but that did not make sense to me - the top six are not Newcastle's rivals. (more...)
Rajnath arrives in Srinagar, holds out olive branch Rajnath arrives in Srinagar, holds out olive branch
- September 11, 2017

The Congress' policy has been pondering over how to go about contentious Article 35-A vis-a-vis three regions of Jammu , Kashmir and Ladakh. Restrictions were imposed by the Srinagar District Magistrate in Maisuma, Safa Kadal, M.R. Singh's in visit is considered a follow-up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech in which he had sounded a fresh reach-out to the people of the Kashmir Valley. (more...)
Hingis and Murray win US Open mixed doubles title Hingis and Murray win US Open mixed doubles title
- September 10, 2017

The Wimbledon champions defeated Coco Vandeweghe and Horia Tecau 6-4 7-6 (10/8) and will face Chan Hao-ching and Michael Venus in the final on Saturday. "With the super-tiebreakers, we know how to play them", said Hingis, who was celebrating the 20th anniversary of her singles win in NY as a 16-year-old. (more...)
Nadal on track for 'luckiest' slam win ever? Nadal on track for 'luckiest' slam win ever?
- September 10, 2017

He was expected to have been pushed hard by 2009 champion Juan Martin del Potro , who knocked out Federer in the last eight, when they met in Friday's semi-finals. By the time Nadal had pulled out a 3-0 lead, there was little opposition for him across the net. "Lucky", del Potro acknowledged later. He may not be ranked near the top or have as many titles, but there is no doubt that del Potro is a top-level player. (more...)
Coleen and Wayne Rooney's family album Coleen and Wayne Rooney's family album
- September 08, 2017

The pregnant WAG, 31, is said to be fuming after Wayne , also 31, was arrested for drink-driving last Friday, in another woman's auto. But Coleen is said to be planning another trip to Dubai, where she has been at least three times, including twice in October. (more...)
Calvin Pryor released after fight with Ricardo Louis Calvin Pryor released after fight with Ricardo Louis
- September 08, 2017

Reports indicated Pryor's release was triggered by a pre-practice fight with a teammate on Thursday, identified in numerous reports as wide receiver Ricardo Louis , a former Auburn standout. The hirsute Pryor was a first-round pick by the New York Jets back in 2014 but has now worn out his welcome with two different franchises. Pryor was entering the final year of his rookie contract with NY declining to pick up his fifth-year option this offseason. (more...)
PSG, Neymar 'peeing' in the 'swimming pool' - La Liga president Javier Tebas PSG, Neymar 'peeing' in the 'swimming pool' - La Liga president Javier Tebas
- September 07, 2017

The Costa Rican-born administrator expanded on this at Soccerex, saying clubs backed by national gas and oil revenues were inflating costs for all clubs and destroying the industry. We know these clubs fight to become the best brand in world. "Because there is a value coming from sponsorship outside of the market". 'They are laughing at the system. (more...)
Froome in 'dream' position to win Vuelta Froome in 'dream' position to win Vuelta
- September 07, 2017

Despite having conceded 42 seconds to his main rival Vincenzo Nibalil, Froome does retain the advantage, but today will have given the Italian hope as the race moves into the final four stages. Froome is trying to become the third rider to complete the Tour-Vuelta double in the same season. "I've been looking forward to the TT (time trial)". (more...)
Colts remove Andrew Luck from 'PUP' list Colts remove Andrew Luck from 'PUP' list
- September 06, 2017

Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard has revealed that they will not leave Luck on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list beyond Saturday's roster cutdown deadline. Luck still hasn't practice since undergoing shoulder surgery in January, and no one in the Colts organization sounds sure about when he might return. (more...)
Chris Froome says he is 'really happy' with Vuelta a Espana lead Chris Froome says he is 'really happy' with Vuelta a Espana lead
- September 06, 2017

Tour de France champion Chris Froome maintained his lead after coming across seconds later with his other title rivals. "As soon as the breakaway went the guys went up to the front and they basically controlled the race, nearly from the start to finish, so hats off to them". (more...)
Julie 2 Trailer Launch: 5 not so sanskari quotes from Pahlaj Nihalani Julie 2 Trailer Launch: 5 not so sanskari quotes from Pahlaj Nihalani
- September 06, 2017

For a man who had objected to the use of the word intercourse in Shah Rukh Khan's Jab Harry Met Sejal , it seems now that skin isn't sin anymore. He has taken digs at filmmakers, veteran actors, films released in the past, nudity on screen, films on LGBTQ rights, films on unconventional relationships and even the ones showing actors drinking alcohol on the silver screen. (more...)