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Branden Albert Retires Before Ever Playing A Down With The Jaguars Branden Albert Retires Before Ever Playing A Down With The Jaguars
- August 01, 2017

He signed a five-year, $47 million deal with the Dolphins in 2014, and had two years left on that contract. Robinson will now be the Jaguars' left tackle moving forward. "Branden came in today and said hey I'm going to retire", said Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone . The retirement wipes that debt from the Jaguars' salary cap. (more...)
Nia Long joins the cast of NCIS Nia Long joins the cast of NCIS
- August 01, 2017

Long will play the team's new executive assistant director, former Secret Service agent Shay Mosely, starting in the season premiere. The new member of the Naval Criminal Investigation Service comes to the unit as a Washington insider with East Coast style to our favorite West Coast criminal investigators, but she's not the only new addition to the NCIS family. (more...)
The Urban Outfitters (URBN) Earning Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
- August 01, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 570,238 shares. The share price of the company (NASDAQ: URBN ) was up +3.49%, with a high of 19.43 during the day and the volume of Urban Outfitters, Inc. raised its position in Urban Outfitters by 9,872.9% in the first quarter. Among 2 analysts covering Knoll ( NYSE:KNL ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. (more...)
Penguins sign Conor Sheary to three-year deal Penguins sign Conor Sheary to three-year deal
- August 01, 2017

The 25-year-old winger was the final restricted free agent for the Penguins to sign, a week after defenseman Brian Dumoulin was inked to a six-year, $24.6 million contract worth $4.1 million annually. After winning the first of two consecutive Stanley Cups in 2016, Sheary brought the trophy to Ashburnham on August 11, 2016, where he spent the day posing for photos with fans alongside the Cup. (more...)
Indians add reliever Joe Smith via Blue Jays trade Indians add reliever Joe Smith via Blue Jays trade
- August 01, 2017

Toronot relieved pitcher Thomas Pannone and infielder Samad Taylor in exchange, the Indians announced . Smith is 3-0 with 13 holds this season for Toronto. He missed a month with soreness in his right shoulder. Upon leaving the Indians in 2013, he has since made regular-season appearances for the Los Angeles Angels, Chicago Cubs and Blue Jays. (more...)
Klopp confirms Liverpool attacker suffers pre-season injury blow
- August 01, 2017

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists that the team will fight for the Premier League title this season. On a more positive note, Klopp has confirmed that Loris Karius , Dejan Lovren and James Milner are all now available, but he confirmed that Danny Ings is still being wrapped in cotton wool, following two cruciate ligament injuries. (more...)
Newcastle to make a move for wantaway Arsenal striker Newcastle to make a move for wantaway Arsenal striker
- August 01, 2017

Not only has he been a big part player, but now the 28-year-old has seem his number 9 shirt given to new record signing Alexandre Lacazette from under his nose. Cedric Bakambu at Villarreal has not encouraged them, while they lost out on Chelsea's Tammy Abraham when he joined Swansea on loan. On the other side, Christian Atsu, Javi Manquillo, Jacob Murphy and Florian Lejeune have already been signed by Newcastle United on permanent deals. (more...)
Chelsea to miss out on Alex Sandro? Chelsea to miss out on Alex Sandro?
- August 01, 2017

However, it now appears that a deal is unlikely to come to fruition as Allegri is adamant that Sandro won't be on the move in this transfer window. "Alex Sandro is a Juve player", he said from Boston, where Juventus beat Roma in a pre-season friendly. (more...)
Serena Williams pens moving essay for Black Women's Equal Pay Day Serena Williams pens moving essay for Black Women's Equal Pay Day
- July 31, 2017

The ongoing gender and racial discrimination faced by black women means that seven months into 2017, black women finally have equal pay with what white men earned a year ago. Even as black women take home more diplomas and pursue the kind of education that supposedly opens doors to bigger paychecks, they're being boxed out of the rewards their careers should bestow. (more...)
Man United sit down with Ander Herrera to discuss new contract Man United sit down with Ander Herrera to discuss new contract
- July 31, 2017

He has the option of a 12-month extension, but Woodward is keen to renegotiate a new deal altogether that will give Herrera a significant wage hike to reward his progress last season. The Spanish global was brilliant in the last campaign and won the Player of the Year award for the Red Devils. The former Athletic Bilbao midfielder also did plenty of work defensively. (more...)
Heyman | Blue Jays ship Francisco Liriano to surging Astros Heyman | Blue Jays ship Francisco Liriano to surging Astros
- July 31, 2017

Although Liriano has struggled as a starting pitcher this season, the Astros will use him as a relief pitcher. Veteran left-handed starting pitcher Francisco Liriano has become quite the journeyman over the course of the last several seasons. (more...)
Qualifying cost me Hungary win - Raikkonen Qualifying cost me Hungary win - Raikkonen
- July 31, 2017

From the outside people try to identify a team with one person in terms of who is the driver or who is designing the vehicle. Hammy also said that he would give the position back to Bottas , if he didn't manage to pass Raikkonen . "I don't know whether that could come back to bite me in the backside or not, but I said at the beginning of the year I want to win it the right way and today was the right way to do things", he added. (more...)
Allen Iverson Skips Big 3 Game Allen Iverson Skips Big 3 Game
- July 31, 2017

Allen Iverson failed to show up to his team's BIG3 game Sunday. Iverson has played sparingly during the season. There are people who have bought tickets to Big3 events specifically to see Iverson. BIG3, co-created by rapper Ice Cube , launched in June with eight teams that travel each week to a different city. The burgeoning 3-on-3 league issued a statement in which it said it was investigating Iverson's absence, which was unexplained and unexpected ( more on that here ). (more...)
International Olympic Committee to announce LA as host of 2028 Olympics International Olympic Committee to announce LA as host of 2028 Olympics
- July 31, 2017

Such was the strength of both bids, the IOC previously announced that both cities would host the 2024 and 2028 competitions, such was the lack of suitable applicants for Olympic Games in recent years. The agreement brings the Olympics back to Southern California for the third time, after the city hosted the games in 1984 and 1932. The U.S. Olympic Committee has been trying to bring the Summer Games back to the United States for more than a decade, with failed bids for 2012 with NY and 2016 ... (more...)
Jets rookie Jamal Adams Jets rookie Jamal Adams
- July 31, 2017

He was flanked by players Matt Forte and Jamal Adams , and there were about 150 season-ticket holders in the room asking questions. When the conversation turned to CTE and player safety, each man gave his thoughts. "I get the emotion of that". "Which is: We love the game". "And I think they love the game". The outside view is that the team's talent level takes care of those limitations, something Maccagnan thinks can be a motivating tool for players as they head toward September. (more...)
The Reason Why Messi Wanted To Join Pep At Man City The Reason Why Messi Wanted To Join Pep At Man City
- July 31, 2017

The two met up in Spain according to TV3's documentary " Jocs fiscals ". The reason behind Messi's decision is reportedly due to the stress he was under at Barca having been sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud which left him feeling "trapped" at the club. (more...)
Ex-Giant Larry Donnell signs with Baltimore Ravens Ex-Giant Larry Donnell signs with Baltimore Ravens
- July 31, 2017

The offense no longer has tight end Dennis Pitta , who was released in the summer following his third hip surgery. With Crockett Gillmore ailing (leg), the Ravens have just Benjamin Watson , Nick Boyle , Maxx Williams and Ryan Malleck . (more...)
The 2024 And 2028 Olympic Games Hosts Has Been Decided The 2024 And 2028 Olympic Games Hosts Has Been Decided
- July 31, 2017

Earlier this month, the IOC decided it could pick both Los Angeles and Paris as Olympic host cities. The IOC has confirmed that an official announcement is expected later today. The 2028 Olympics would mark the return of the Summer Games to the US for the first time since Atlanta hosted in 1996. Both cities bid for the games, and in a slightly unusual move, the International Olympic Committee heard bids from both cities and made a decision to award the games to the cities in back-to-back ... (more...)
Burqa-clad gunmen loot Rs 5 lakh from bank in Kashmir Burqa-clad gunmen loot Rs 5 lakh from bank in Kashmir
- July 31, 2017

Police said they used CCTV footage to establish the link between the accused and the Hizbul Mujahideen. "Efforts are on to nab the culprits", the spokesman said. Anantnag: In the Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, the terrorists robbed the bank on a day-to-day basis. Hizbul had claimed responsibility for the attack. (more...)
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho rules out Fellaini departure Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho rules out Fellaini departure
- July 31, 2017

Romelu Lukaku notched his third goal of the tour just after the break with a powerful front-post header. Next on Juventus's list of midfield targets are Paris Saint-Germain's Blase Matuidi and Sevilla's Steven N'Zonzi. Aside from one clear chance in the second half, United looked completely untroubled in defence as they comfortably dealt with everything Valerenga had going forward. (more...)
Matthew Stafford Says 'No Timetable' on Completing New Contract with Lions Matthew Stafford Says 'No Timetable' on Completing New Contract with Lions
- July 31, 2017

Toward the end of the 2013 season, with the Detroit Lions heading toward another collapse of a finish, quarterback Matthew Stafford scoffed at the idea he should work with a private quarterback coach. "Any edge he can possibly get, he's working to try and get that edge". When he chose to go to a quarterback guru, he consulted with Ryan, who led the Falcons to a Super Bowl appearance last season and was named the league's Most Valuable Player. (more...)
Quin signs contract extension with Lions through 2019 Quin signs contract extension with Lions through 2019
- July 31, 2017

The 31-year-old Quin has spent the past four seasons with Detroit since signing a five-year deal in 2013. Quin was entering the final year of his current contract. The Detroit Lions announced a contract extension with a former Pro Bowler on Sunday, maybe just not the one everyone was expecting. He was also named to the All-Pro second team as he was the league leader in interceptions that year. (more...)
Phil Jones banned as Uefa confirm anti-doping charge for Man Utd Phil Jones banned as Uefa confirm anti-doping charge for Man Utd
- July 31, 2017

The Daily Mail reports that "Jones gave blood and urine samples but expressed frustration to officials after he missed a dressing room photoshoot aimed at honouring the victims of the Manchester terror attack as a result". The club saw off Ajax 2-0 to win the competition but were then charged under legislation that says teams are responsible for ensuring players who are drawn to undergo doping controls go from the pitch to the doping control station as soon as the match is over. (more...)
Steelers' Senquez Golson injured in training camp for the third straight year Steelers' Senquez Golson injured in training camp for the third straight year
- July 31, 2017

Steelers third-round RB James Conner had his left arm in a sling following Sunday's practice. Last year, Golson was lost for the season after suffering a Lisfranc injury on the first day of padded practice. During his rookie season in 2015, the former second-round draft pick dealt with a lingering labrum injury that he aggravated in advance of training camp. (more...)
Neymar Arriving In Qatar For PSG Medical
- July 31, 2017

The striker has been in the news for a rumored big money move to money-bag PSG with former Barca and Brazilian teammate Dani Alves urging him to make the switch. Speaking after netting a stunning free-kick in PSG's Trophee des Champions win over Monaco, Alves said: 'I speak with him every day, but not always about football. (more...)
Joao Mario: 'AC Milan a great club for Renato Sanches' Joao Mario: 'AC Milan a great club for Renato Sanches'
- July 31, 2017

The Euro 2016 victor told La Gazzetta dello Sport on the Sanches transfer rumours: "We spoke after Thursday's game [between Inter and Bayern Munich in Singapore]". 'I told him that if he goes to AC Milan he'd join a big club and I'd have one more friend in Milan'. Chelsea are on the brink of losing Nemanja Matic to title rivals Manchester United in a deal worth £40m, and despite signing Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco, Antonio Conte is still believed to be keen on adding another ... (more...)
Martinez carries Cardinals to victory over Arizona Martinez carries Cardinals to victory over Arizona
- July 31, 2017

Arizona has won seven of 12 since the skid, including two of three against St. Louis as the pitching staff has limited the Cardinals to two runs in three contests. It appears Owings will miss a significant amount of time. "It's tough", Lovullo said. "He's one of the guys we turn to for leadership". Pinch-hitter A.J. (more...)
Tigers Sneak Past Astros 5-3 Tigers Sneak Past Astros 5-3
- July 31, 2017

Houston Astros starting pitcher Dallas Keuchel returns from the disabled list Friday after a stay dating back to early June due to an issue with his neck, per Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle. Springer is hitting.310 with a team-high 27 home runs for the AL West-leading Astros. McHugh struggled in his first start off the disabled list in an 8-4 win (ND) at Baltimore where he allowed all four runs on four hits and two BB in 4.2 frames. (more...)
Ben Stokes hopes England can strike early on final day Ben Stokes hopes England can strike early on final day
- July 31, 2017

Brought into the team only through injury to Mark Wood, Roland-Jones grabbed his belated chance with an eight-over spell that helped him rip through South Africa's entire top four. "But we've got two fighters still at the wicket at the moment, in Elgar and Bavuma, so hopefully conditions are similar tomorrow and we can get them out early on". (more...)
Lucas di Grassi Crowned New Formula E World Champion; Mahindra Finishes Third Lucas di Grassi Crowned New Formula E World Champion; Mahindra Finishes Third
- July 31, 2017

His Renault eDams team did take the team title for the third time in a row, however. Buemi crashed into wall during a practice session Saturday at the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix electric auto race. The Mahindra had a better strategy of stopping early but also meant they would run one lap more after swapping cars. His race was troubled thereafter, and finished in eleventh place with no points. (more...)