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Penn State beats MI, 42-13 Penn State beats MI, 42-13
- October 23, 2017

Even non-college football fans probably know about Saquon Barkley by now, but if you don't, this would be a good time to do that. The 230-pound junior ended the game with 176 all-purpose yards - 108 yards rushing on 15 carries, 53 yards receiving on three catches and a 15-yard kickoff return. (more...)
Kohli scores(121 runs) 31st century in his 200 ODI match Kohli scores(121 runs) 31st century in his 200 ODI match
- October 23, 2017

The best part about the New Zealand run-chase was that they achieved the target without taking undue risks. India vs New Zealand first ODI is important for skipper as his 200 ODI appearance for India . New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson, on the other hand, said that he too had opted to bat first had he won the toss. Latham and Taylor started the tour with brilliant centuries in the practice tie against the Board President's XI, and looks confident going into the series opener. (more...)
Phil Jones expected to be fit for Manchester United's clash with Huddersfield Phil Jones expected to be fit for Manchester United's clash with Huddersfield
- October 22, 2017

A single mistake proved decisive as Manchester United took a 1-0 win over Benfica in the UEFA Champions League. But the burly Belgian looked toothless in the draw at Liverpool and again on Wednesday in Lisbon. But with a rock-solid rearguard he also knows United will usually be in with a chance of winning those games. "Phil Jones was on the bench because he felt that if we really needed him, he could [play]", the manager said. (more...)
Chelsea players said to be unhappy with Antonio Conte Chelsea players said to be unhappy with Antonio Conte
- October 21, 2017

This weekend, Chelsea host Watford - now above the Blues in fourth and enjoying the best-ever start to a Premier League season - with plenty on the line. "We are working 70% less this season". "Alongside that we are having important injuries and everyone knows we don't have a gigantic squad". "To play every game with the same players is a big problem". (more...)
NFL Draft will be at Cowboys' stadium NFL Draft will be at Cowboys' stadium
- October 20, 2017

That's right, as if adding insult to injury in their rejection of Philadelphia, the league is going to the home of the Cowboys . Philadelphia had been in contention to again host the draft, while Green Bay and Kansas City were considered long shots. (more...)
White Supremacist Encounters 'Good Deed Marathon' at University of Florida White Supremacist Encounters 'Good Deed Marathon' at University of Florida
- October 20, 2017

Fearing a repeat of clashes between far-right demonstrators and anti-fascist protesters, security was tight for Spencer's speech, with police flooding the streets and Florida governor Rick Scott declaring a state of emergency in the area. (more...)
NFL Comisssioner and QB Colin Kaepernick NFL Comisssioner and QB Colin Kaepernick
- October 19, 2017

Goodell, speaking to reporters after a two-day owners meeting in NY, announced no plans to change the league's policy. On Tuesday, a collection of 13 players, union leaders, 11 team owners and National Football League executives met to discuss social issues and plans "to promote equality and effectuate positive change". (more...)
Matthew Stafford will play in Week 6 Lions vs. Saints game Matthew Stafford will play in Week 6 Lions vs. Saints game
- October 17, 2017

But then he didn't stay on the play, and Stafford didn't get rid of the ball. Stafford is the leader of this team, and Detroit has a better chance of winning this game with him under center. "We had to close it out for 'em", Lattimore said. "For all the stuff we were doing right previous year in practice, for some reason it wasn't translating to the field". (more...)
Liverpool boss gives Champions League start to keeper Karius
- October 17, 2017

Two points from their opening two group matches is not what boss Jurgen Klopp would have expected, especially after surrendering a winning position late on at home to Sevilla in their opening game. It was disappointment after the game and that is because we deserved more. Maribor have won only one of their eight games against English opposition in all competitions (D2 L5), a 2-1 win against Wigan Athletic in the 2013/14 Europa League group stages. (more...)
We are in a difficult situation but …. - Everton boss Koema We are in a difficult situation but …. - Everton boss Koema
- October 16, 2017

He said: "I'm not surprised that they put my name in because they did the same some years ago". "The player had several problems physically and we tried to solve that problem". - Meanwhile, Brighton have also scored the highest percentage of goals in the second half of games in the Premier League this season (83 per cent - 5/6). (more...)
Bills lose top spot in AFC East after Patriots defeat Jets Bills lose top spot in AFC East after Patriots defeat Jets
- October 16, 2017

They have shown toughness to overcome adversity, much of it created by their own play. "That we can hang with anybody, we can play with anybody and we can beat anybody". The Patriots offense struggled at times on Sunday and that inevitably got Brady fired up on the sidelines, but they were able to come away with a 24-17 win and are now sitting in first place in the AFC East. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers Out For Season? Green Bay QB Injured, Broken Collarbone Aaron Rodgers Out For Season? Green Bay QB Injured, Broken Collarbone
- October 16, 2017

Cornerback Quinten Rollins left Sunday's game with an ankle injury, and guard Lane Taylor left and did return with knee and ankle injuries. Rodgers fell awkwardly on his throwing shoulder, and the Packers announced he could miss the remainder of the season . (more...)
Mobile eliminates free unlimited LTE perk for Canada and Mexico travelers Mobile eliminates free unlimited LTE perk for Canada and Mexico travelers
- October 16, 2017

The Mobile Without Borders service first appeared as part of T-Mobile's Simple Choice plan in 2015, and it came as an extension to the company's worldwide roaming incentives. While 5GB is a healthy amount for a short trip, it's still going to change your behavior - you may end up using hotel WiFi when you can instead of relying exclusively on cellular data. (more...)
Rishard Matthews Would Rather Quit Than Be Forced To Stand Rishard Matthews Would Rather Quit Than Be Forced To Stand
- October 14, 2017

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a memo Tuesday he believes players should stand when the song plays. After sending the reply, Matthews later deleted the tweet. comments toward National Football League players. And although he technically has not been kneeling, Matthews told ESPN: 'I plan to kneel until the president apologizes for the comments that he made, because I felt like those were very disrespectful comments'. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino accuses Pep Guardiola of 'disrespect' Mauricio Pochettino accuses Pep Guardiola of 'disrespect'
- October 14, 2017

Bournemouth will have to take on in-form Tottenham amid mounting injury problems on Saturday. "I know Pep", Pochettino was quoted as saying by Goal , "When he's excited after an unbelievable win he struggles to keep his position and be a gentleman". (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension Back On After Court Ruling Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension Back On After Court Ruling
- October 14, 2017

A federal judge in Texas had issued an injunction that blocked the suspension last month. Instead, he could begin serving his six-game suspension stemming from domestic violence allegations his ex-girlfriend made against him in 2016. "The "fundamental fairness' issue and the irreparable haven't diminished with time". "Mr. Elliott is now suspended", Lockhart said. The Cowboys have a bye this week and there's a chance Elliott might not miss a single game if the NFLPA refiles the case and ... (more...)
Tom Brady says he will play Sunday against Jets Tom Brady says he will play Sunday against Jets
- October 13, 2017

So finding space to get him a breather regularly is going to be critical to making sure he holds up over the final 11 weeks. Brady tried to ease everyone's fears Wednesday. Granted, Garropollo's injury was to his throwing shoulder and Brady's was to his nonthrowing shoulder, the team can not expect to keep getting so fortunate. (more...)
Cowboys player says Jerry Jones did 180 on team with anthem Cowboys player says Jerry Jones did 180 on team with anthem
- October 13, 2017

In the meeting, Jones sought to ensure players also saw the bigger picture regarding the business side of the situation, including concerns over TV ratings and sponsors, the source said . The Dallas Cowboys owner announced his intention to bench players after Sunday's loss against the Green Bay Packers . Another said the players had a better feeling for Jones' comments, because at first he wondered if Jones had turned against them, according to the source. (more...)
U.S. pulls out of United Nations cultural body, cites 'anti-Israel' bias U.S. pulls out of United Nations cultural body, cites 'anti-Israel' bias
- October 13, 2017

Washington said it would establish an "observer mission" to replace its representation at the agency. Unesco director-general Irina Bokova, who is Bulgarian, expressed "profound regret" at the decision and said the departure was a loss for "the United Nations family" and for multilateralism. (more...)
Sydney woman picks up shark from rockpool Sydney woman picks up shark from rockpool
- October 12, 2017

Hatheier was told about the trapped shark by her mother, who swims in the pool every morning. "He was pretty distressed and bumping into things, so I just followed him around for a bit". "With his fins, I picked him up and helped him back". Hatheier has been dubbed "the shark wrangler" by her office colleagues. So I said, 'I think I can just grab him'. (more...)
Liverpool Reportedly Agree To Sell Philippe Coutinho Liverpool Reportedly Agree To Sell Philippe Coutinho
- October 12, 2017

They rejected three bids - the last of which was £114m - and would make it clear to Barcelona they would not welcome any more interest that could prove unsettling for the 25-year-old. Grau announced Barcelona's income to have reached €708m (A$1,077m) for the 2016-17 season, with a record budget of €897m (A$1,201m) in place for 2017-18. (more...)
Rafael Nadal WINS China Open final as fuming Nick Kyrgios implodes Rafael Nadal WINS China Open final as fuming Nick Kyrgios implodes
- October 11, 2017

When I saw the draw at the beginning of the tournament, I knew that it will be very, very hard to have good chances here. I had very tough draw here. "It's not fair dude", Kyrgios complained at one point. He played well, I played bad. It's tough to find positives when you won (just) three games in the final. "Of course, it is a very important achievement for me to continue with the positive feelings after winning the US Open". (more...)
Giants WR Brandon Marshall out for the season Giants WR Brandon Marshall out for the season
- October 11, 2017

The 0-5 Giants announced Monday that Beckham will have surgery to fix the ankle this week. He finished with just 18 receptions for 154 yards and zero touchdowns. He sprained his left ankle in a preseason game on August 21, missed the season opener at Dallas and was limited against Detroit. Marshall was suspended the first four games of the regular season for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancers. (more...)
Long Beach firefighters race to assist Canyon Fire 2's first responders Long Beach firefighters race to assist Canyon Fire 2's first responders
- October 11, 2017

It started off of East Santa Ana Canyon Road, west of Gypsum Canyon and has burned 4,000 acres and at least half a dozen homes. Officials haven't yet determined the cause of the fire. Evacuations have been ordered for neighborhoods and two elementary schools. "We don't expect a good turn to our side", Wyatt said about the weather. (more...)
Be inspired by history, Martin O'Neill tells Republic of Ireland squad
- October 10, 2017

Turkey and Ukraine are two points behind the other pair and could still force their way into top spot, although Croatia won 1-0 in Finland earlier in the campaign and are 5/1 to repeat the feat on Friday. When we get off to a decent start, the mindset changes a little bit in terms of points. That is the ideal scenario, yet there is also a nightmare one too. (more...)
Western Michigan's 7-overtime win over Buffalo included plenty of insane stats Western Michigan's 7-overtime win over Buffalo included plenty of insane stats
- October 09, 2017

Little did anybody know that less than half of the game's scoring would actually be done in regulation. Western Michigan tight end Donnie Ernsberger scored what would serve as the game-tying touchdown in overtime against Buffalo on Saturday... (more...)
McGregor vs. Ferguson? It's happening … when Conor is ready McGregor vs. Ferguson? It's happening … when Conor is ready
- October 09, 2017

That's the fight that has to happen", White told reporters after Ferguson won his 10th consecutive UFC fight, improving to 23-3. The former Ultimate Fighter victor is expected to unify the belts with McGregor. Addressing McGregor he added: "You're in check and I'm great at chess". Whatever I'm going through doesn't take away from what he did. If Ferguson is to be believed, the execution of his plan is eerily reminiscent of McGregor, who gained a "Mystic Mac" alter ego in the UFC for ... (more...)
Fellaini Set To Miss Liverpool Game With Knee Injury Fellaini Set To Miss Liverpool Game With Knee Injury
- October 09, 2017

However, the United powerhouse had to be substituted just before the half hour mark and speaking after Belgium prevailed 4-3 to maintain their excellent form in qualification, Martinez admits there is concern for the 29-year-old. The Belgian FA has confirmed that Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has avoided a long-term layoff with the injury sustained against Bosnia-Herzegovina. (more...)
Twitterati praise Indian team's gritty performance against U.S. in opener Twitterati praise Indian team's gritty performance against U.S. in opener
- October 09, 2017

Had the Indian players had better finishing abilities, we would have seen an Indian goal or two scored yesterday. What time does the live coverage of the India vs Colombia FIFA U-17 World Cup match start? Fans who sing for us, who back us through wins, draws and defeats, trophies and disappointment. (more...)
Smith's shoulder puts India T20 appearance in doubt Smith's shoulder puts India T20 appearance in doubt
- October 08, 2017

Rain came down after Australia had limped to 118 for 8 in 18.4 overs, and by the time it subsided, India's chase had been shortened to six overs. Indian cricket team has a hundred per cent record in T20Is against Australia while playing at home. (more...)
Las Vegas shooter reportedly searched for hotels near Fenway Park Las Vegas shooter reportedly searched for hotels near Fenway Park
- October 08, 2017

NBC News reported that Paddock researched hotels around Fenway Park, according to an anonymous law enforcement official. We are aware of the media reports . Las Vegas shooting suspect Stephen Paddock may have been considering attacks in both Chicago and Boston . As the investigation continues, law enforcement authorities are assessing evidence to determine a motive. (more...)
Bruce Arena sounds rally cry ahead of USA's crucial qualifiers
- October 08, 2017

In the first meaningful event of the USMNT's match against Panama , he picked up the ball 35 yards from goal, turned around, dribbled past three Panamanians, sprinted towards the top of the box, and passed to a wide-open Jozy Altidore . (more...)
Four killed in attack on Indian paramilitary camp in Kashmir Four killed in attack on Indian paramilitary camp in Kashmir
- October 04, 2017

The area also houses training centres of the BSF and CRPF . He said the militants entered through the Friends Enclave residential area and that police had identified an overground worker who assisted them. Heavy contingent of security forces including para commandos were engaged in the anti terrorist operation, which was over after all three terrorists were neutralised. (more...)
J&K: 3 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces near Srinagar Airport J&K: 3 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces near Srinagar Airport
- October 04, 2017

A security operation including Army para commandos, BSF , Central Reserve Police Force ( CRPF ), and state police personnel followed the attack to flush out remaining militants. "Employees working at the airport have been allowed to proceed but flight operations are yet to be resumed", the police official said. The last year's attack, which caused India to retaliate with surgical strike, was also carried out at 4 AM by the terrorists. (more...)
Yankees host Twins in AL wild-card game Yankees host Twins in AL wild-card game
- October 04, 2017

AL MVP hopeful Aaron Judge headlines the crew, which also includes Tuesday's starter Luis Severino and catcher Gary Sanchez . Regardless of the final score, the Twins should be commended for making it to the Wild Card game. Second, Sano got pinch-hit for in the bottom of the eighth inning Sunday, and told reporters after the game that his shin was bothering him as he ran to first. (more...)
Titans go get another QB, add Weeden with Mariota ailing Titans go get another QB, add Weeden with Mariota ailing
- October 04, 2017

Mularkey said there's a possibility the Titans won't know about Mariota's availability until late in the week, possibly as late as Sunday. The good news is that Weeden probably will never even play a snap, with Mariota not expected to miss any more than one game, if that, and Matt Cassel the entrenched spot starter. (more...)
Matt Luke reacts after Ole Miss 66-3 loss to #1 Alabama Matt Luke reacts after Ole Miss 66-3 loss to #1 Alabama
- October 04, 2017

As for the Aggies, Saban has nothing but good things to say about the team . Hurts, who leads Alabama in rushing with 461 yards and has six touchdown passes with no interceptions, said he is sure his father has received plenty of ticket requests this week from family and friends, but that the quarterback avoids such distractions during game week. (more...)
Jose Mourinho faces court appearance just two days before Chelsea clash Jose Mourinho faces court appearance just two days before Chelsea clash
- October 03, 2017

There has been reports during the summer that Young might be allowed to leave Old Trafford , but Mourinho claims the prospect of selling the former England global never entered his mind. Lukaku scored a brace as United brushed CSKA Moscow aside on Wednesday night, taking his goals total to 10 for the season from just nine games. Not that Mourinho wished to be seen to be issuing Martinez with instructions. (more...)
All Blacks beat Argentina 36-10 in scrappy Rugby Championship clash All Blacks beat Argentina 36-10 in scrappy Rugby Championship clash
- October 02, 2017

The All Blacks were already assured of the 2017 title thanks to Saturday's draw between South Africa and Australia. The All Blacks made nine changes to their squad to face Argentina on Thursday with one eye on the next World Cup as they looked to clinch the Rugby Championship with a game to spare. (more...)
Eagles Fans Take Over StubHub Center in Carson, Ca Eagles Fans Take Over StubHub Center in Carson, Ca
- October 02, 2017

However, there is good news for Philly. Eagles key defensive players Jordan Hicks and Rodney McLeod , are listed as questionable and are expected to play on Sunday. Eagle can keep the Chargers losing streak going. It is hard to say. They'll come to the party with two fewer candles as All-Pro defensive tackle Fletcher Cox (calf) will skip this week and running back-kick returner Darren Sproles (ACL) is done for the year. (more...)
Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000 Rohit Sharma Topples MS Dhoni & Sachin Tendulkar on Way to Peak 6000
- October 02, 2017

Kedar Jadhav, unbeaten on five, and Manish Pandey, 11 not out, then saw the team team through. Bumrah bagged two for 51 runs in his 10 overs, while Kumar, Pandya, and Jadhav got one each. In all, he faced 59 balls and scored four fours. Only Shahid Afridi's 63 sixes against Sri Lanka is higher. It was a change of roles for the openers though, with Rahane leading the charge while Rohit Sharma took his time to settle down. (more...)
Conte: Man City match not simple for exhausted Chelsea Conte: Man City match not simple for exhausted Chelsea
- October 02, 2017

You know very well he is a top player and this season he has a big opportunity to get better because the Champions League is important for players to show they can compete to be the best'. Chelsea's task was made more hard by top scorer Alvaro Morata hobbling off with apparent hamstring discomfort after 35 minutes. "It's very important that he is important in every game for us, to make chances, to score or to provide assists for our players". (more...)
Surging Troy upsets No 25 LSU 24-21 at Death Valley Surging Troy upsets No 25 LSU 24-21 at Death Valley
- October 02, 2017

LSU fumbled on its first play, turned the ball over on downs on its second possession, punted twice and missed a field goal in the first half. The first touchdown for LSU came with Brennan in the game. The fumble lost by the Tigers was their first in 315 rushing attempts, dating back to the second quarter of last season's game versus Florida on November 19. (more...)
Benjamin Mendy to have surgery on ruptured knee ligament
- October 02, 2017

It's not been a good 24 hours for Pep and City! "So now I don't think it's time to think about that". "No way", Guardiola said about his chances of playing against Chelsea . From there the 23-year-old has picked up his form week-by-week, but concern grew last Saturday when Mendy was taken off just before the half-hour mark in the eventual 5-0 win over Crystal Palace . (more...)
Julio Jones Leaves Game, Questionable to Return Julio Jones Leaves Game, Questionable to Return
- October 02, 2017

Hausch-money: Last week, Bills kicker Steven Hauschka became the first kicker in team history to make two kicks from 53-yards or more. Julio Jones lingered on the sidelines during the first half of Atlanta's game against the Bills. Elsewhere Sunday, Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson had another scintillating performance in a 57-14 thrashing of the Tennessee Titans. (more...)
Newcastle vs Liverpool 1 Oct 2017: EPL Cup Preview and Predictions
- October 01, 2017

Paul Dummett remains on the sidelines with a hamstring injury meaning manager Rafael Benitez has an nearly full-squad to choose from. Liverpool to beat Newcastle with three or goals in the Premier League match looks a decent bet at odds of around 13/5 with Betfair. (more...)
4-2-3-1: Strongest probable lineup to defeat Crystal Palace 4-2-3-1: Strongest probable lineup to defeat Crystal Palace
- October 01, 2017

It took the Red Devils just three minutes to take the lead, as Marcus Rashford created space and moved past Joel Ward before playing the ideal assist for Mata. It wrapped up unbeaten United's fourth 4-0 win in seven league games. United are yet to drop points at home this season, and it would be the biggest upset this season if they manage to do so against Palace - who are yet to score a goal this season and sit at the bottom of the table. (more...)
Salihamidzic starts search for new coach after Bayern 'had to react' Salihamidzic starts search for new coach after Bayern 'had to react'
- September 30, 2017

However, a succession of unconvincing performances during pre-season spilled into the campaign-proper this time around and Bayern are now off the pace in the Bundesliga , lying third - three points behind leaders Borussia Dortmund ahead of Sunday's trip to Hertha Berlin . (more...)
Europa League: Giroud nets Arsenal's 100th goal Europa League: Giroud nets Arsenal's 100th goal
- September 30, 2017

Ivanic reduced the deficit for the hosts with a header, Giroud restored the three-goal margin, and Gordeichuk finished off the scoring. "I can not say they are not running or fighting, but they are scared to play forward". Chris Hughton was over the moon to beat his former side NewcastleWhat time is kick-off? But, he was there to pounce on an Ospina save and got Bate their second goal of the night, thrashing the ball in from close range. (more...)
Denver Broncos announce they will stand for the anthem as a team Denver Broncos announce they will stand for the anthem as a team
- September 30, 2017

Almost three dozen members of the Broncos knelt during the anthem on Sunday, according to the Denver Post . (Elway wasn't interested in "taking politics out of football" in March when he endorsed Trump's Supreme Court nominee on letterhead the team claims was not official Broncos letterhead but had a huge Broncos logo at the top of the page .) While the Broncos said it was the players who chose to stand for the anthem, it's at least worth wondering how many players were concerned about ... (more...)