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Jose Ramirez leaves Indians game early Jose Ramirez leaves Indians game early
- September 12, 2017

The 19-game winning streak ties the Indians with the 1947 New York Yankees for the third-longest run in the major leagues since 1900, excluding streaks with ties involved, according to STATS. The 1935 Chicago Cubs won 21 in a row, and the 2002 Oakland A's had a 20-game winning streak. The Indians can match those A's on Tuesday, and their chances of getting No. (more...)
ACC Power Rankings Week 2 ACC Power Rankings Week 2
- September 12, 2017

U of L lost to Clemson 42-36 previous year in Death Valley, one of the best games of the college football season. The #2 Clemson Tigers will face-off the #14 Louisville Cardinals in their home at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky on this Saturday with kickoff set for 8:00 PM EST. (more...)
Diggs goes full Moss on MNF, posterizes defender, punts ball into stands Diggs goes full Moss on MNF, posterizes defender, punts ball into stands
- September 12, 2017

Joe Buck overracted at the time, and said it was a "disgusting act" when Moss was just keeping it real. Vikings receivers Adam Thielen & Stefon Diggs pay tribute to Moss with custom cleats. Diggs' first touchdown pass was a much easier score, but only because the Saints defense is awful and got caught peaking on a lazy little play action fake from Sam Bradford. (more...)
Raiders place K Sebastian Janikowski on IR with back injury Raiders place K Sebastian Janikowski on IR with back injury
- September 12, 2017

The Raiders had signed Tavecchio on Friday as insurance if Janikowski wasn't healed and brought him to Tennessee in case he needed to be activated. The Campolindo-Moraga and Cal alum had field goals of 20, 52, 52 and 43 yards in addition to two extra points. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott runs over Giants after stiff-arming Goodell Ezekiel Elliott runs over Giants after stiff-arming Goodell
- September 12, 2017

The ongoing court saga wasn't a distraction - not for them and not for Ezekiel Elliott . Because the NFL ultimately scored a major victory before the U.S. The league also said the appeal process was consistent with its personal conduct policy. The NFL quickly indicated it would review all legal options, and officially filed the appeal Monday. (more...)
Francisco Lindor collects two hits in Cleveland's 3-2 win over Orioles Francisco Lindor collects two hits in Cleveland's 3-2 win over Orioles
- September 12, 2017

The next team for them to match are the 2002 Oakland A's at 20 wins in a row. The 29 home runs for Lindor thus far are the third most ever for any shortstop prior to turning 24, with the first two being Alex Rodriguez. Cleveland has trailed in only four of 162 innings during the stretch. The Indians are now 13 games in front of the second place Minnesota Twins in the American League Central and have a record of 87-56 with just 19 games left in the regular season. (more...)
National Football League files appeal of Elliott's preliminary injunction National Football League files appeal of Elliott's preliminary injunction
- September 12, 2017

The NFL is following a similar path it took in the 2015 Deflategate case against New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady . He did not - and the courts will not - consider the merits of the domestic violence accusations against Elliott that prompted the league to suspend him for six games. (more...)
Stephen Ross: NFL would not let Dolphins off hook for London game Stephen Ross: NFL would not let Dolphins off hook for London game
- September 12, 2017

An NFL spokesman did not immediately respond when asked why the league would not allow the October 1 game to be played in Miami. Making matters worse, the Dolphins don't have the typical post-London bye week that most teams get. Their late down-the-stretch schedule consists of two matchups against both the New England Patriots and Buffalo Bills, and one game against the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs. (more...)
Saints can't use franchise tag on Drew Brees, report says Saints can't use franchise tag on Drew Brees, report says
- September 12, 2017

Outlook: The Monday night nightcap of the NFL's opening weekend could be hugely important in the grand scope of this season, as both the Chargers and Broncos look like possible playoff contenders in the NFL's best division. "Of course I want to stick it to them". In designing offensive schemes, Payton has been recognized for his ability to find matchups maximizing the strengths of whichever players are available to him. (more...)
Stephen Curry responds to Kevin Durant's shot at Under Armour Stephen Curry responds to Kevin Durant's shot at Under Armour
- September 12, 2017

The NBA All-Star inked a deal with Under Armour in 2013. Durant was very close to representing Under Armour when the company offered a deal worth at least $265 million over 10 years when he was a sneaker free agent in the summer of 2014. (more...)
Bill O'Brien won't commit to Texans starting QB for Week 2 Bill O'Brien won't commit to Texans starting QB for Week 2
- September 12, 2017

For a team that's loaded pretty much everywhere else, the quarterback situation continues to remain unsettled. "The decision to go with Deshaun had more to do with could we find a spark, could we find somebody that maybe could make a play". (more...)
DoD Continues Hurricane Irma Response Operations DoD Continues Hurricane Irma Response Operations
- September 12, 2017

Approximately 1,000 U.S. Marines are now embarked aboard two U.S. Navy ships as part of the Department of Defense effort to support relief operations in the wake of Hurricane Irma , Sept. The storm is estimated to impact the entire Florida west coast. Northcom is providing urban search and rescue capabilities to the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico to assist with lifesaving and life-sustaining efforts. (more...)
Atlanta gets 1st ever tropical storm warning Atlanta gets 1st ever tropical storm warning
- September 12, 2017

Tennessee is projected to see up to 4 inches of rain from Irma, while gusts of wind are expected to reach 40-45 miles per hour in the eastern part of the state and 30 miles per hour in the central part of the state. Ahead of the storm, Governor Nathan Deal asked schools and businesses to close Monday and Tuesday. The tidal surge also sent water and damaged boats rushing ashore into St Marys just north of the Georgia-Florida state line, said St Marys police Lieutenant Shannon Brock. (more...)
Manchester City vs Liverpool Goals & Sadio Mane Red Card
- September 12, 2017

Sadio Mane's first-half red card for a unsafe challenge on Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson sparked a Liverpool collapse at the Etihad Stadium , which left Jurgen Klopp on the end of his heaviest defeat as a manager. "To go around (Benjamin) Mendy and Kyle (Walker) you need to have a lot of trickery and pace and even then they can run back". Ederson was stretchered off in a neck brace after Mane caught him in the face with an outstretched right boot as he tried to latch onto Joel ... (more...)
Manchester City signs USA U-20, Sporting KC Center Back Palmer-Brown Manchester City signs USA U-20, Sporting KC Center Back Palmer-Brown
- September 11, 2017

Sources out of England tell Metro that Palmer-Brown has signed a four-and-a-half year deal with Manchester City of the English Premier League. Palmer-Brown will leave MLS at the end of the year when his contract with SKC expires. In 2016, he moved on loan to Porto B, the reserve team of FC Porto, where he helped the squad to the 2015-16 Portuguese second division title before returning to Kansas City for the 2017 MLS season. (more...)
Patriots replacing turf at Gillette Stadium after installing it in May Patriots replacing turf at Gillette Stadium after installing it in May
- September 11, 2017

The Patriots share the field with the New England Revolution of the MLS. New England lost its regular season home opener to the Kansas City Chiefs this past Thursday night, 42-27. The last time the Patriots changed playing surfaces after a loss was 2006, going from natural grass to turf after a mud bowl against the Jets on November 12. (more...)
Ruthless Man City maul Liverpool Ruthless Man City maul Liverpool
- September 11, 2017

The best was still to come from City's perspective, with Sane - on for Jesus, substituted with an eye on Wednesday's Champions League match at Feyenoord - putting the finishing touch on a flowing move before adding a fifth by arrowing a stunning left-footed strike into the top corner. (more...)
Katie Taylor to challenge for world title in Cardiff on 28 October Katie Taylor to challenge for world title in Cardiff on 28 October
- September 11, 2017

Taylor has won her six professional fights so far, four by knockout. Sanchez, 26, has been beaten twice in the past 12 months, both in super-featherweight world title fights. The Buenos Aires native moved up in weight and captured the vacant WBA World lightweight strap on Saturday night, however, following a phonebooth war with compatriot Cecilia Sofia Mena , who was stopped in the sixth round on cuts. (more...)
Crystal Palace Sack Coach Frank De Boer After Four Matches Crystal Palace Sack Coach Frank De Boer After Four Matches
- September 11, 2017

However, former Liverpool defender Carragher couldn't resist the opportunity to poke fun at ex-Manchester United star Neville. The Eagles' chairman, Steve Parish , was understood to be reluctant to part ways with De Boer only four games into a new season but the latter's tactical rigidity won him few friends in south London. (more...)
Barcelona vs Juventus 12 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions
- September 11, 2017

Juventus will be lining up for their first Champions League game since their defeat in the final last season without a number of first team regulars. "Juventus couldn't have done more than get nine points, we've played three games and won all three, and Barcelona have done the same thing. The important thing is to win so we will select the best players to do that". (more...)
Harry Kane: People might not talk about Spurs, but that suits us Harry Kane: People might not talk about Spurs, but that suits us
- September 11, 2017

Speaking to The Daily Mail , Jamie Redknapp has joked that Tottenham Hotspur ace Harry Kane consciously decides never to score in August, to give striking rivals a head start. "I'm sure the lads will be raring to go to try and get the win". Sissoko has rarely impressed in his time at Tottenham but was an effective presence in a central midfield role. (more...)
Arsenal bounce back from successive defeats with Bournemouth victory Arsenal bounce back from successive defeats with Bournemouth victory
- September 11, 2017

Alexis Sanchez came off the bench in the closing stages for his first Arsenal appearance this season following the collapse of his mooted move to Manchester City on transfer deadline day. "I got into that position and I didn't think twice about it". 'I'm happy with the response but I hope it's the last time we have to do that because I hope from now on we actually play at this level in every game because in this league if you are a fraction off the level then you can get easily beaten ... (more...)
Margot Robbie didn't know 'I, Tonya' was a true story Margot Robbie didn't know 'I, Tonya' was a true story
- September 11, 2017

Directed by Craig Gillespie (who directed Lars and the Real Girl and the underrated The Finest Hours ) and written by Steven Rogers ( Love The Coopers), I, Tonya is an often hilarious and always tragic look at the life of Tonya Harding - who, frankly, put up with a lot of shit in her life from a lot of bad people. (more...)
Arsene Wenger: Arsenal's performance against Liverpool was bad Arsene Wenger: Arsenal's performance against Liverpool was bad
- September 11, 2017

He told me he is focused on the Premier League and on the Europa League. "He will [win the fans over] quickly". Danny Welbeck scored twice and also set up Lacazette, who was involved in a freakish ball-bursting incident in the first half. (more...)
Tony Romo unveils new psychic ability as National Football League analyst in CBS debut Tony Romo unveils new psychic ability as National Football League analyst in CBS debut
- September 11, 2017

Put some respect on Tony Romo's name. Phil Simms, Romo's predecessor and Nance's former partner on CBS' marquee game as well as obviously a former quarterback himself, was not offering that kind of stuff very often and he didn't do it very eloquently. (more...)
Broncos get extension with Brandon McManus Broncos get extension with Brandon McManus
- September 11, 2017

Brandon McManus wanted security as he entered the final of his year of his contract with the Broncos. The former Temple Owls standout has developed into a true weapon and one of the premier kickers in the league. The contract adds $11.25 million over three seasons beginning in 2018. He did not miss a kick in the preseason. It been quite a five-day period for McManus as last Wednesday he became a rare kicker to be selected special teams captain in a vote by his teammates. (more...)
Bullet train will boost country's employment, says Piyush Goyal Bullet train will boost country's employment, says Piyush Goyal
- September 11, 2017

Taking the moral responsibility of the rise in the train accidents, former rail minister Suresh Prabhu had offered to resign. later, during the cabinet reshuffle, he was replaced with Piyush Goyal . Talking about the future of trains (Bullet train), he said that it will boost country's employment. The bullet train will run at an average speed of 320 km per hour with a maximum speed of 350 km per hour. (more...)
LSU outside linebacker Arden Key will play against Mississippi State LSU outside linebacker Arden Key will play against Mississippi State
- September 11, 2017

Key is making his return from shoulder surgery after a dynamic season as a sophomore in 2016. "Every week the strength and flexibility was getting better". Key is up to 265 pounds, and Orgeron said he wants him to be in the 255-260 range. Even with Key's return, LSU could still be without a defensive starter as Orgeron said defensive end Rashard Lawrence would be questionable after he did not practice or play last week. (more...)
Adrien Broner Knocks Random Guy The F*ck Out In Vegas, Shoves Woman Adrien Broner Knocks Random Guy The F*ck Out In Vegas, Shoves Woman
- September 11, 2017

A female companion tried to calm him down, but Broner isn't having it and shoves her, sending her flying backward. "Then he uncorks a ferocious knockout blow to a guy who went down for the count", the TMZ story noted. The disturbing video footage captured in Las Vegas on Friday night is just one of Broner's many problems outside of the ring within the a year ago. (more...)
National League : Washington Nationals clinch East title National League : Washington Nationals clinch East title
- September 11, 2017

Stephen Strasburg blanked the Phillies over eight innings, striking out 10 in a 3-2 victory over the Marlins on Sunday. The Diamondbacks halted a two-game skid and won for the 14th time in 16 games by downing the Padres, 3-2. Bauer allowed a pair of runs over 6 1/3 innings for the AL Central leaders, whose magic number is down to seven. "It just takes one big hit, one big inning for us that could go either way". (more...)