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Le'Veon Bell says Vontaze Burfict 'gotta go' after another dirty play
- October 23, 2017

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was his typical dirty self Sunday in his team's road loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the referees seemed to turn a blind eye to him. There is a strong possibility that Burfict will get suspended for that play. "No, we got back in the huddle, we played football", Bell said. Then he pointed at Nix, as if he did something wrong. (more...)
Manchester United Preparing Bid for Valencia star Carlos Soler Manchester United Preparing Bid for Valencia star Carlos Soler
- October 23, 2017

The omission of Pogba has hurt United's push for title success - and Mourinho will be looking to improve his midfield as soon as possible. After a series of disappointing transfer windows following the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson, United believe their ability to complete the signings of Romelu Lukaku and Nemanja Matic in July has helped their impressive start to the current season and they are keen to do their business early again. (more...)
Murali Vijay Named in India's Test Squad for Sri Lanka Series Murali Vijay Named in India's Test Squad for Sri Lanka Series
- October 23, 2017

Vijay did not take part in the last Test series against Sri Lanka due to hand injury and some other fitness related issues. Virat Kohli (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Manish Pandey, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj and Ashish Nehra (only for the first T20). (more...)
Martavis Bryant takes shot at teammate on social media, requests trade Martavis Bryant takes shot at teammate on social media, requests trade
- October 23, 2017

Is that Bryant saying he wants to be traded or just wants to be used in the offense more? The "all they need to do is give me what I want" line is certainly an interesting one. Less than a week after reports stated Martavis Bryant demanded to be traded (reports that were refuted by Bryant soon after), the Pittsburgh Steelers wideout was back at it again on Sunday. (more...)
Michy Batshuayi brace helps Chelsea withstand pressure to sink Watford Michy Batshuayi brace helps Chelsea withstand pressure to sink Watford
- October 23, 2017

Batshuayi came on the the 61st minute against Watford and scored two goals to help turn the match from 1-2 down to a 4-2 win in favour of the Blues. Chelsea made sure of the points in injury time when Batshuayi got his second, a mistake at the back gifting the Belgian a great chance as he held of Christian Kabasele to steer the ball past Gomes. (more...)
With Dan Bailey hurt, safety Jeff Heath is kicking for the Cowboys With Dan Bailey hurt, safety Jeff Heath is kicking for the Cowboys
- October 23, 2017

Without Bailey available, Dallas will have to reevaluate how to handle the remainder of Sunday's game against San Francisco and whether or not it'll be able to kick extra points/field goals. The kick reached the goal line and was bobbled by the returner, perhaps caught off guard by the power of the kick, resulting in the 49ers being pinned down inside the 15-yard line. (more...)
Week Seven Tampa Bay Buccaneers Takeaways Week Seven Tampa Bay Buccaneers Takeaways
- October 23, 2017

He missed from 50 and 52 yards in that game. Taylor's lone touchdown of the game was thrown to fellow Virginia Tech Hokie Logan Thomas - the first of his National Football League career on just his second ever catch. The Bills will be back at home next Sunday when they host Oakland. "Just to go out there and get the job done even though technically I didn't have my best swings". (more...)
Verratti backs Neymar: I would've lost it much earlier Verratti backs Neymar: I would've lost it much earlier
- October 23, 2017

It was Neymar's second yellow card in three minutes, but Edinson Cavani managed to earn Ligue 1 leaders PSG a point with a late free-kick. The Brazilian reacted to a tackle by Lucas Ocampos, throwing his head forward and Ocampos fell dramatically on the floor in front of the referee to earn Neymar a dismissal. (more...)
Kansas Takes Down Mizzou In Showdown For Relief Game Kansas Takes Down Mizzou In Showdown For Relief Game
- October 23, 2017

The Tigers will look to get a win against their former Big 12 rival. The Showdown for Relief came to fruition on October 13 as an opportunity to raise funds for hurricane relief efforts that have occurred recently in the United States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. (more...)
The Mets have decided on a new manager The Mets have decided on a new manager
- October 23, 2017

Among them were former players Robin Ventura, Joe McEwing and Alex Cora , current hitting coach Kevin Long, Brad Ausmus, Chip Hale and Manny Acta. The New York Mets have hired the Cleveland Indians' pitching coach Mickey Callaway (left) to be their new manager. (more...)
Sergio Garcia masters Valderrama to defend title Sergio Garcia masters Valderrama to defend title
- October 23, 2017

He won the Andalucia Masters at this venue in 2011. Brooks grabbed an early share of the lead with a birdie at the second, only for Garcia to edge back ahead with a close-range gain at the par-five fourth. "All three of us (in the final group) played awesome". It meant more than just a top five in the tournament however, as all three men moved inside the top 101 in the Rankings to secure their playing privileges for next season. (more...)
Ohio State opens as 7-point favorite over Penn State Ohio State opens as 7-point favorite over Penn State
- October 23, 2017

It's the second week in a row that Kirk Herbstreit, Lee Corso and company gives Penn State the "GameDay" spotlight and the show's second trip to the Ohio State campus. Ohio State - which hosts Penn State next week for the biggest game of either teams' season - stuck at No. 6 following its bye week. The only other Big Ten team that managed to make the Top 25 is Michigan State. (more...)
Seahawks Giants score, highlights Week 7 2017 Seahawks Giants score, highlights Week 7 2017
- October 23, 2017

Wilson completed 27/39 for 370 yards and 3 touchdowns. Russell Wilson pitched the ball to J.D. McKissic, who then tossed the ball back to Wilson near the 50. Despite being outgained 222-42 and having the ball just over nine minutes, the Giants led 7-3 at the half. Seattle's second touchdown came when Wilson found receiver Paul Richardson in the end zone on a play in which the receiver did a good job of keeping Collins from ripping the ball from his grasp. (more...)
Liverpool should follow Tottenham's model if they're to compete again Liverpool should follow Tottenham's model if they're to compete again
- October 23, 2017

Boss, Mauricio Pochettino, made one change to the side that had brushed the Wembley monkey off their backs against the Cherries. Without Dembele or Wanyama, and with Eric Dier on the bench, the away fans would have been licking their lips at the prospect of their fearsome front three escaping the likes of Winks and Alli but both showed a positional awareness that ensured Spurs' defenders were rarely overloaded compared to their counterparts. (more...)
Suns Fire Head Coach Earl Watson Suns Fire Head Coach Earl Watson
- October 23, 2017

The Suns have four rookies and four second-year players on the roster. The 59-year-old Triano previously worked as head coach of the Toronto Raptors from 2008 to 2011, tallying a coaching record of 87-142. Not only will this set the franchise back, but it could lead to a program that would become irrecoverably damaged. Obviously, the first thing that comes to mind is that Bledsoe wants to be traded from the Suns after their horrid 0-3 start to the season. (more...)
Triceps injury ends consecutive snaps streak for Browns' Thomas Triceps injury ends consecutive snaps streak for Browns' Thomas
- October 23, 2017

Hue Jackson will nearly certainly be fired; and the Browns will get the #1 pick in the draft. "I can't worry about confidence", Jackson said. Cleveland - who remain winless after seven consecutive losses - benched rookie quarterback DeShone Kizer early in the third quarter after he tossed his second interception of the game . (more...)
NFL Football Denver Broncos at Los Angeles Chargers Start Time, Betting Odds NFL Football Denver Broncos at Los Angeles Chargers Start Time, Betting Odds
- October 23, 2017

Not W., either. H.W. H.W! Denver entered the game with the NFL's longest active scoring streak at 394 games. Ekeler took a quick swing pass to Rivers' left out of the backfield and entered the end zone untouched. Sunday, Broncos tight end A.J. Derby fumbled in the Broncos' first possession and punter Riley Dixon put a low-slung effort down the middle of the field in his first punt of the game that Travis Benjamin returned 65 yards for a touchdown. (more...)
Vikings get a touchdown, didn't need it to beat Ravens Vikings get a touchdown, didn't need it to beat Ravens
- October 23, 2017

Michael Campanaro has a punt return for a touchdown, and Bobby Rainey has just one of two kickoff returns in the National Football League this season for a score. We can't look at it that way. "Every time we're in scoring position, we're just kicking and kicking", Forbath said. Forbath and Ravens kicker Justin Tuck combined for three 50-plus-yard field goals in the game's first 20 minutes as the teams struggled to generate any offensive momentum. (more...)
Jay Cutler leaves Dolphins' game with chest injury Jay Cutler leaves Dolphins' game with chest injury
- October 23, 2017

McCown's interception spoiled a strong overall performance in which he passed for three touchdowns and ran for one. Frankly, when you're asking McCown to throw that much, even against the pathetic Patriots defense, you're asking for trouble. (more...)
Andrew Wiggins makes game-winning three, Timberwolves beat Thunder
- October 23, 2017

Coming off one of his worst shooting performances in a loss to the Utah Jazz, Russell Westbrook shook off a slow start Sunday night to score 31 points, hand out 10 assists and almost help the Thunder come back from a dismal start. As sensational as Westbrook was in the fourth quarter, it was the effort of center Steven Adams that kept the Thunder in the game as the rest of the offense struggled to find a rhythm. (more...)
Cardinals QB Carson Palmer has broken arm, could miss rest of season Cardinals QB Carson Palmer has broken arm, could miss rest of season
- October 23, 2017

Last week, the Cardinals looked like a new team: newly acquired running back Adrian Peterson had a vintage game with over 100 rushing yards, and the offense had a season-high 432 total yards and season-best 38 points in their win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . (more...)
Super Bowl reminders abound as Patriots prepare for Falcons Super Bowl reminders abound as Patriots prepare for Falcons
- October 23, 2017

It might not linger as long, but it can't feel good. "Yeah, there's a part of that that's motivation for sure, but it wasn't a driving force for us". Highlights will be available once the game begins on Sunday afternoon . 28) and Jameis Winston (No. 3) bumping fists. The league MVP ran his team out to a 28-3 lead and to the brink of the Falcons' first-ever championship. (more...)
State football falls to Oklahoma, 45-38 State football falls to Oklahoma, 45-38
- October 23, 2017

OU (6-1, 3-1 Big 12) had no choice but to buck its recent trend of struggling in second halves. When trying to set up a game winning field goal for Austin Seibert, Rodney Anderson broke off a 21 yard touchdown leaving just seven seconds in the game. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to roadblock Coutinho's Barcelona deal in future Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to roadblock Coutinho's Barcelona deal in future
- October 23, 2017

Ernesto Valverde's side seemed to have all-but secured the Brazilian's signature during the summer but the deal evaporated before Coutinho's eyes, with boss Jurgen Klopp claiming Liverpool are 'not a selling club' . "We have to do as a club everything until the players give me signs that they are somewhere else or whatever". The Reds would look stupid if they were to accept a lower fee than what was offered only a couple of months ago, so are things really as "close" as the Spanish media ... (more...)
Ravens WR Mike Wallace Put In Concussion Protocol Following Devastating Hit Ravens WR Mike Wallace Put In Concussion Protocol Following Devastating Hit
- October 22, 2017

Wallace, who played despite barely practicing during the week because of a back injury, was drilled by a high hit by Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo after catching an 8-yard slant. Wallace has never officially been listed with a concussion in the National Football League, but has suffered multiple back, chest, and knee injuries in his nine-year career. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino reveals his definitive plans for controversial Tottenham star Mauricio Pochettino reveals his definitive plans for controversial Tottenham star
- October 22, 2017

It was also Rose's first game back since suggesting in August he would be open to leaving the north London outfit, and questioning the club's transfer policy. "We are concerned about Wanyama's situation". The Argentine tactician elected for a 5-3-2 system which saw Eric Dier drop into central defence alongside Davinson Sanchez and Toby Alderweireld, with Jan Vertonghen deployed at left-back for the second time in a week. (more...)
Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CBI) Shares Sold by EagleClaw Capital Managment LLC
- October 22, 2017

In taking a look at technical levels, Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (NYSE: CBI ) shares are trading 12.35% away from the 50 day simple moving average and -30.25% away from the 200 day simple moving average. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, October 28 by Tudor Pickering. The company was initiated on Friday, November 13 by Citigroup. Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (more...)
Raiders beat Chiefs on final play Raiders beat Chiefs on final play
- October 22, 2017

Lynch then went and checked on, yes, Peters. Smith drove down the field to find tight end Travis Kelce for their first touchdown of the game to take a 10-7 lead in the first quarter. With the Raiders trailing 30-21 in the fourth quarter, the young kicker got back on track to bring the score to a one-score deficit at 30-24. Well, Derek Carr came back last weekend against Los Angeles, but he really came back on Thursday night. (more...)
Arsenal thrash 10-man Everton Arsenal thrash 10-man Everton
- October 22, 2017

Asked whether the heavy loss could cost Koeman his job, he told Sky Sports: "I don't know". They could have scored twice in the first 10 minutes, but it was Everton - against the run of play - who took the lead with virtually their first attack. (more...)
Colts vs. Jaguars: Inactive players for Colts in Week 7 Colts vs. Jaguars: Inactive players for Colts in Week 7
- October 22, 2017

But the team, thinking long-term, made a decision to hold him out. The Jaguars announced Fournette among seven inactive players an hour and a half before kickoff of the 1 p.m. Luck suffered a setback in his shoulder due to soreness, which led to the Colts shutting him down this week while Walker Jr. continues to deal with a nagging hamstring injury that's allowed him to only play one game thus far. (more...)