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Colin Kaepernick Will Land a Job in the NFL, Lawyer Claims Colin Kaepernick Will Land a Job in the NFL, Lawyer Claims
- November 01, 2017

Many of his fans have claimed he has been blackballed by the NFL for his outspoken words against police brutality and his famous national anthem protests. But in December 2016, he was benched in favor of Blaine Gabbert , who is now a backup quarterback for the Arizona Cardinal . NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart, meanwhile, said the league would agree to have Kaepernick at a players coalition meeting to discuss issues, but that the league isn't responsible for inviting him, he told USA Today . (more...)
Giants Suspend Janoris Jenkins Indefinitely
- November 01, 2017

McAdoo said he didn't speak to Jenkins until Tuesday morning. McAdoo said the team had a "spirited" practice Wednesday and will welcome Jenkins back with open arms. When asked what Jenkins' reason was for missing practice, the Giants coach said: "I'm going to leave the personal conversations personal". Running Paul Perkins and cornerback Eli Apple also missed Monday's practice, but McAdoo said they had informed him of their travel issues. (more...)
Sochi 2014: Alexander Legkov and Evgeniy Belov receive life bans for doping
- November 01, 2017

Cross-country skier Legkov was also stripped of his gold medal in the 50km, and the silver medal he won in the 4x10km relay event. They are the first Sochi Olympic cases to be judged without positive doping samples, but instead on evidence initially gathered by World Anti-Doping Agency investigator Richard McLaren. (more...)
College Football Playoff announces sites for 2021-24 national championship games College Football Playoff announces sites for 2021-24 national championship games
- November 01, 2017

The 2022 event will be the first time Indianapolis has hosted the CFP National Championship. "We are thrilled to be able to bring the national championship game back to this area", said Don Slesnick, president and chair of the Orange Bowl Committee. (more...)
MMA star McGregor wants to fight a boxer on his turf
- November 01, 2017

That took us by surprise and I got beat. 'Of course I believe so.,' he replied when asked if he would box again. Mayweather admitted afterward McGregor's boxing skills impressed him but also indicated the Irishman never was going to beat him. (more...)
England players agree socialising protocol for Ashes tour of Australia England players agree socialising protocol for Ashes tour of Australia
- November 01, 2017

Bayliss admitted that the absence of Stokes was less than ideal but echoed Joe Root's statement that the team were preparing to be without the allrounder. Bayliss described the incident as "a wake-up call" regarding their off-field behaviour and the squad met at Lord's on Friday with Andrew Strauss, the director of cricket, to discuss the topic. (more...)
Fox says Bears TE Miller Fox says Bears TE Miller "progressing well" from leg surgery
- November 01, 2017

Miller had made an over-the-shoulder catch on a throw from rookie quarterback Mitchell Trubisky in the end zone during the third quarter, but when he landed, his left leg bent awkwardly. It's still unknown how long the tight end will remain in the New Orleans hospital as he recovers from surgery. There is also orthopedic damage to the knee, the source said. (more...)
TalkSPORT Champions League commentary on November 1, 2017 TalkSPORT Champions League commentary on November 1, 2017
- November 01, 2017

This Champions League clash kicks off at 19.45 GMT. We are going to try to win, like Napoli . Rarer still, Silva was responding to most questions in English and, although he was economical with words, he did say he feels City have reached new heights this season. (more...)
Butch Jones responds to concussion allegations Butch Jones responds to concussion allegations
- November 01, 2017

But according to multiple sources inside the Tennessee program who reached out to Outkick under the condition of anonymity Kendrick wasn't pulled from the game until there were only 22 seconds left in the fourth quarter and that was only after he threw up on the sideline. (more...)
Chris Coleman's future as Wales manager still up in the air Chris Coleman's future as Wales manager still up in the air
- November 01, 2017

I was always confident of that. "There will probably be another two or three conversations before we get to a yes or a no from either party", Coleman said. "Either Wales will say "No, Chris we can't do that - we can't take it to there" and I'm saying 'That's what I need to take this further and you can't give me that'". (more...)
Humble 'khichdi' to be named national dish at World Food India Humble 'khichdi' to be named national dish at World Food India
- November 01, 2017

An amalgamation of rice, lentils, and spices, Khichdi is on the verge of becoming country's national food. The khichdi prepared will be distributed to ambassadors and other dignitaries at the Conference. Brand India Food Khichdi symbolizes India's great culture of unity in diversity at its best. The no-frill Khichdi is deemed to be the "Queen of Food" and the Food Ministry thinks that it is India's favourite food (there might be some bone of contention there). (more...)
Stephen Curry nails 7 three-pointers in Warriors' blowout win Stephen Curry nails 7 three-pointers in Warriors' blowout win
- November 01, 2017

The Warriors shot 48.1% in the fourth, but they built a 29-point lead against the Clippers in that quarter and never looked back. On Monday night in Los Angeles, the Warriors clobbered the Clippers by 28 points. The Clippers never got a handle on how to slow down the Warriors. The visitors had 37 assists to the Clippers' 21. The Clippers couldn't stop the Warriors from shooting 60% in the first quarter, 60.9% in the second quarter and 68.4% in the third, putting the game out of reach. (more...)
Gophers Ranked 15th in Both Major Preseason Polls
- November 01, 2017

This is the 12 time the Gophers have made an appearance in the preseason AP rankings. The Wildcats did not receive any first-place votes. Rounding out the top five are Kansas and Kentucky. It's the lowest the Cardinals have been ranked since they ended the 2015-16 season at No. 16. While the Boilermakers lost forward Caleb Swanigan to the 2017 National Basketball Association draft - he was selected No. (more...)
Clippers, Rockets discussed DeAndre Jordan trade last season Clippers, Rockets discussed DeAndre Jordan trade last season
- November 01, 2017

Blake Griffin has now taken full control of the team's offense and the results have been encouraging thus far. One possible move the Clippers could make as they seek to break through to the level of the NBA's elite is to trade center DeAndre Jordan , and this is even something the franchise has apparently considered before. (more...)
Louder and simpler engines to make a debut in 2021 Louder and simpler engines to make a debut in 2021
- November 01, 2017

The current engine regulations, the new hybrid 1.6L V6 turbos, came into being in 2014 but have proven complicated in some respects given the different components. Furthermore, fuel and oil-burning regulations will be tightened. The proposal presented today was the outcome of a series of meetings which took place during 2017 with the current teams participating in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship and the manufacturers who showed their interest to be part of the pinnacle of motor sport. (more...)
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc
- November 01, 2017

Kings Point Capital Management increased its holdings in Carrizo Oil & Gas by 220.0% in the second quarter. Webster now owns $292,500 of stock as recorded in a recent Form 4 SEC filing. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.29 EPS. On average, equities analysts expect that Carrizo Oil & Gas will post $0.96 EPS for the current year. (more...)
Paddy Power shares are up after it raised its full-year expectations Paddy Power shares are up after it raised its full-year expectations
- November 01, 2017

The company said that a marketing drive that involved Floyd Mayweather, who eventually went on to win the dual, wearing Paddy Power's "Lucky-Pants" drove "high levels of customer engagement". Strong sales overseas helped Paddy Power Betfair make up for the lack of a major football tournament in the last quarter. "Our global businesses performed particularly well; in Australia, the winning combination of innovative product and marketing excellence continued to deliver exceptional results, ... (more...)
Everton target Allardyce expresses interest in another job Everton target Allardyce expresses interest in another job
- November 01, 2017

Everton are looking for a new manager following the recent departure of Ronald Koeman . Sky Sports believe that Everton could make an approach for Burnley boss Sean Dyche in the next 24-hours. Over the weekend, Big Sam confirmed interest in taking the Everton job on beIN Sports. Daily Mirror: Slaven Bilic's position as manager at West Ham United remains in the balance. (more...)
Lions sign ex-Packers guard Barclay, waive Skipper
- November 01, 2017

And by extension, Skipper's dismissal could signal the return of Robinson or Cleary in time for the Monday night game against the Packers. Barclay, 28, originally signed with the Packers as an undrafted free agent out of West Virginia in 2012. (more...)
Papa John's says anthem protests are hurting deal with NFL Papa John's says anthem protests are hurting deal with NFL
- November 01, 2017

NFL players began kneeling during the national anthem more than a year ago - starting with a protest against racial inequality and police brutality by Colin Kaepernick, then the quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers. "The controversy is polarizing the customer; it's polarizing the country". With fewer Americans watching games, fewer people are presumably ordering pizza - and seeing Papa John's ads. (more...)
Nadal seals year-end No.1 ranking for 4th time Nadal seals year-end No.1 ranking for 4th time
- November 01, 2017

It is the fourth time the Spaniard has achieved the feat after 2008, 2010 and 2013. Packing in a troubled 2016 a month early to rest his troublesome knees, the 31 year-old Spaniard has rebounded to such effect that he will emerge at the top of the pile, regardless of what Roger Federer might do at the Nitto ATP World Tour Finals in London the week after next. (more...)
Thunder 110, Bucks 91 Thunder 110, Bucks 91
- November 01, 2017

Oklahoma City wasted little time setting the tone, using a 16-0 run to jump out to a 20-8 first-quarter lead. It was essentially over from there, especially with the way Westbrook kept finding driving lanes. Rookie guard De'Aaron Fox led the Kings (1-6) off the bench with 18 points. Victor Oladipo, who led the Pacers in scoring each of the first six games, finished with 14 points on four-of-10 shooting. (more...)
Tom Brady, Gisele dressed as avocado toast for Halloween Tom Brady, Gisele dressed as avocado toast for Halloween
- November 01, 2017

Brady opened up about his dress-up plans speaking with the WEEI radio show Kirk & Callahan Sunday, saying, "I think we're some type of avocado and toast". "Happy Halloween! I can't resist an avocado!" the supermodel captioned a photo of their getups on Instagram . The second photo featured their two children, holding hands, with their "UnReal" trick-or-treating buckets. (more...)
Secret to scoring runs? An apple and a shower Secret to scoring runs? An apple and a shower
- November 01, 2017

Laxman played 134 Tests and scored 8781 runs at an average of 45.97, notching up 17 centuries and 56 fifties. His batting elegence as admired all over the world. Laxman replied saying that Sachin was the inspiration right from his younger days. "He would even be the last to board the team bus", Ganguly had said. (more...)
Georgia No. 1 over Alabama in initial CFP rankings Georgia No. 1 over Alabama in initial CFP rankings
- November 01, 2017

OU is fifth and OSU is 11. Even Notre Dame's "easy games" over the next four weeks are against teams that now have winning records. USC has the toughest schedule and four wins over.500+ teams , but the Trojans also have two losses - one of them an embarrassing effort at Notre Dame. (more...)
Columbus Crew vs. New York City FC in MLS Cup Playoffs
- November 01, 2017

The Black & Gold attacked the south end of the stadium in the 59th minute, and it ended in Artur's first career MLS goal with Crew SC. The second and final leg of will takes place on Sunday, 05 November at Yankee Stadium in NY. And they had plenty to cheer about after Kamara opened the scoring in the sixth minute, the Crew forward bundling the ball home from close range. Meram, a US-born player for Iraq's national team, scored in the 69th minute on a fast break off a pass from Kamara to ... (more...)
Good Samaritans save deer from pumpkin bucket Good Samaritans save deer from pumpkin bucket
- November 01, 2017

The deer eluded the group for two and a half hours, leading everyone deeper into the woods. One man said his Fit Bit logged four miles during the foot-search. Bonnie Morrison from Second Chance Wildlife Rescue also brought equipment that eventually led to the deer's rescue. The deer was finally freed by Meyerenke's son Aaron. (more...)
Giants re-sign DE Devin Taylor, place DE Nordly Capi on IR
- November 01, 2017

He had five tackles and an interception this preseason. Before adding Taylor , the only two healthy defensive ends were Jason Pierre-Paul and rookie Avery Moss . He has 15 career sacks in five professional seasons. In addition, the Giants signed linebacker Trevor Bates to the practice squad and terminated the contract of wide receiver Kalif Raymond. (more...)
Karim Benzema feels sorry for people like Gary Lineker Karim Benzema feels sorry for people like Gary Lineker
- November 01, 2017

He told Les Inrockuptibles: "I feel sorry for them, frankly". " They have experienced the same situations but don't have solidarity ". Benzema says he is determined to get his head down and win a place in France's squad for the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer. (more...)
Arsene Wenger backs Mathieu Debuchy as Arsenal centre-back Arsene Wenger backs Mathieu Debuchy as Arsenal centre-back
- November 01, 2017

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has not been hesitant to hand young players midweek matches, and that will nearly certainly be the case as the Gunners gear up for City. " From now on, he'll be a candidate to fight for the team places again ", he added. Wenger has gone with Reiss Nelson and Ainsley Maitland-Niles in the right wing-back and left wing-back positions, and the young pairing are likely to start to keep their places. (more...)