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Four players to keep an eye on at the Dell Technologies Championship Four players to keep an eye on at the Dell Technologies Championship
- September 03, 2017

The fact that our only wins really in the past two years have been at Indianapolis is not something we're proud of in one respect. In the Par 5 News, Tiger Woods made headlines news again last week when he and his former girlfriend, Lindsey Vonn, had their privacy violated, plus Augusta National Chairman Billy Payne resigns. (more...)
Rafael Nadal fights back to beat Leonardo Mayer at US Open Rafael Nadal fights back to beat Leonardo Mayer at US Open
- September 03, 2017

Once he broke to lead 3-2 in the second set, Nadal appeared to be free of his early jitters and took hold of the match. Nadal moved into the last 16 with a 6-7 (3), 6-3, 6-1, 6-4 victory over Mayer. Dolgopolov, who is under investigation for suspicious betting activity in a match he played in at the Winston-Salem Open last week, defeated Serbian Viktor Troicki on Saturday. (more...)
Hurricane Katrina evacuee hopes people of Houston are treated better Hurricane Katrina evacuee hopes people of Houston are treated better
- September 03, 2017

Hurricane Harvey is Trump's first natural disaster as president and it could be the costliest natural disaster in U.S. history. On Wednesday US time, it swamped the coast from Port Arthur , Texas , to Lake Charles , Louisiana . "That was reasonable criticism", said Matt Mackowiak, chairman of the Republican Party in Travis County, Texas , who has praised the Trump administration's handling of the disaster. (more...)
Quincy Pondexter, 2nd-Round Draft Pick Reportedly Traded to Bulls from Pelicans Quincy Pondexter, 2nd-Round Draft Pick Reportedly Traded to Bulls from Pelicans
- September 03, 2017

The portion of the trade sending Pondexter and a second-round draft choice to Chicago was agreed upon Thursday and confirmed to The Associated Press by a person familiar with the move who spoke on condition of anonymity because it hadn't been announced. (more...)
Texans-Cowboys game canceled after being moved from floods Texans-Cowboys game canceled after being moved from floods
- September 03, 2017

No decisions have been made on the duration of the team's stay in Dallas or on details regarding Thursday's preseason game against the Cowboys. The Texans were planning to head home to flood-ravaged Houston after their final preseason game against the Dallas Cowboys was canceled Wednesday. (more...)
BYU gets crushed by LSU, 27-0 BYU gets crushed by LSU, 27-0
- September 03, 2017

LSU converted on a short field and Darrell Williams scored on a 1-yard touchdown run. Kicker Jack Gonsoulin added field goals of 23 and 20 yards. Tanner Mangum #12 of the Brigham Young Cougars is sacked by Corey Thompson #23 of the LSU Tigers during the third quarter at Mercedes-Benz Superdome on September 2, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (more...)
Cilic misses US Open chance as Schwartzman progresses Cilic misses US Open chance as Schwartzman progresses
- September 03, 2017

The teen will next meet No. 12 seed Pablo Carreno Busta , who beat veteran qualifier Nicholas Mahut 6-3, 6-4, 6-3. "I didn't have luck with the draw", Schwartzman said of his lack of success in majors. The Spanish third seed, who claimed her second grand slam at Wimbledon this year, barely broke sweat on Louis Armstrong Stadium against the 31st seed. (more...)
Rafael Nadal survives rough first set to roll into Open's 2nd week
- September 03, 2017

You need matches like this. But Federer arrived in NY with concerns about a back problem that caused him to withdraw from the Mason, Ohio, tuneup event in mid-August, and Nadal said that he hasn't found the same level of competence in matches as he feels in training sessions. (more...)
Notes from Halftime of Nebraska-Arkansas State Game Notes from Halftime of Nebraska-Arkansas State Game
- September 03, 2017

Nebraska redshirt freshman J.D. Spielman had an immediate answer, however, taking the ensuing kickoff 99 yards the other way for a touchdown, putting Nebraska back on top 10-7 with 4:53 to go in the opening quarter. Seven different Huskers caught passes from Lee. Once again, through, Arkansas State came right back with a scoring drive of its own, this time a 38-yard field goal by Sawyer Williams to make it 41-29 with 9:27 left. (more...)
Louisville vs. Purdue 2017 Louisville vs. Purdue 2017
- September 03, 2017

Purdue was forced to punt on their second half opening possession which in turn set up another field goal for Louisville pulling it back to a 14-13 Boilermaker lead. "I'm excited for Jeff", Petrino said. Both guys are doing a really good job. His feel for the game is better. Sindelar has taken most of the first-team snaps since Blough suffered his shoulder injury . (more...)
Jung gunning for a second Burghley title Jung gunning for a second Burghley title
- September 03, 2017

He felt the last third of the Captain Mark Phillips-designed course was tricky. "It would mean everything to me (to win at Burghley)", Price said. "I don't really do dressage in the 30s!" Fellow five-time victor and Kiwi Andrew Nicholson also had a good day in the saddle, capturing the momentum of his Badminton win in May on his way to a score of 39.5 to move into fourth on the leaderboard. (more...)
Georgia vs Appalachian State: 3 bold predictions for Week 1
- September 03, 2017

Smart said that Eason suffered a sprained knee, but does not know how long he will be out for. If teams pick up on it in film, they'll start loading the box and force Fromm to go deep. Fromm's ability to decide where to go with the ball quickly aided the offense, as Appalachian State's defense couldn't key on the run as much. But Saturday's game will center around Georgia's quarterbacks. (more...)
Australian media decries 'bitter pill' after Bangladesh loss Australian media decries 'bitter pill' after Bangladesh loss
- September 03, 2017

Having already suffered an embarrassing defeat at the hands of hosts Bangladesh in the first of the two-Test series at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka , hosts Australia would desperately look to avoid a defeat in the second and final Test at the Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chittagong , in order to avoid sinking to their lowest Test ranking in nearly 29 years. (more...)
Rahm grabs lead but Leishman in touch at Dell Technologies Rahm grabs lead but Leishman in touch at Dell Technologies
- September 03, 2017

Murray is six under and his ace came during a stretch of six holes that also contained three birdies, a double bogey and a bogey. "If I really thought about it", said Hadwin, 6 under for the day and the lone Canadian among the leaders, "I could probably pick, like, 15 putts in these last two days I've been really happy with". (more...)
JJ Watt handing out supplies to flood victims on Sunday JJ Watt handing out supplies to flood victims on Sunday
- September 03, 2017

Hurricane Harvey caused major devastation throughout Texas last week. "I mean, it's just unreal", Connie Watt, JJ's mother said Wednesday of her son's fundraising efforts and the donation drive at PHS. In other related news, the current death total from Hurricane Harvey has now risen to 31 confirmed people , with more unfortunately to come. "We did not anticipate the outpouring and it has been...at times you just stand there and look in awe", Chellee Siewert with Capture Marketing said. (more...)
Hamilton claims record pole position in rain-delayed thriller Hamilton claims record pole position in rain-delayed thriller
- September 03, 2017

The Brazilian, a victor of 11 races with Ferrari and championship runner-up to Hamilton when the Briton was at McLaren in 2008, also had some simple words of advice to his team mate about how to handle the start. Grosjean accused race controllers of "double standards" for ignoring drivers' warnings of the dangers of the slippery track. The rain intensified as the Haas was cleared away, causing a delay of over two and half hours before a break in the weather around 16:30 local time . (more...)
The Anatomy of a Failed Transfer 1: Ross Barkley The Anatomy of a Failed Transfer 1: Ross Barkley
- September 03, 2017

It was obvious that the Spurs manager was a great admirer of Barkley and the 23-year-old even reciprocated his feelings and wanted to play under the Argentinian manager. All summer long, the only real contenders for Ross Barkley's signature at the end of this transfer window were Tottenham Hotspur . Barkley explained on social networking site Twitter earlier today why he stayed at Everton , stating that due to his current injury, he wants to wait until January to make a decision on his ... (more...)
Dallas Cowboys shockingly release backup QB Kellen Moore Dallas Cowboys shockingly release backup QB Kellen Moore
- September 03, 2017

Heading into the 2017 National Football League season, Dak Prescott is the starter and Kellen Moore was supposed to be his backup. After a solid outing in the Hall of Fame game against the Arizona Cardinals, where Moore threw for 182 yards, a touchdown and an interception while completing 12 of his 17 passes, his job in Dallas seemed more secure than ever. (more...)
Vikings release Alex Boone among final roster cuts Vikings release Alex Boone among final roster cuts
- September 03, 2017

Other players released: defensive tackle Dylan Bradley, cornerback Sam Brown, tight end Kyle Carter, defensive tackle Chunky Clements, linebacker Noor Davis, tackle Reid Fragel, running back Bronson Hill, wide receiver Cayleb Jones, quarterback Mitch Leidner, defensive end Sam McCaskill, running back Terrell Newby, tight end Horace Richardson, cornerback Tre Roberson, linebacker Edmond Robinson, wide receiver R.J. (more...)
Clemson Band Trolls Ohio State with '31-0' Sign Clemson Band Trolls Ohio State with '31-0' Sign
- September 03, 2017

Replacing Watson nearly isn't fair for a guy like Bryant, but he did have the best summer of any of the Clemson quarterbacks. Quarterback Kelly Bryant had quite the debut finishing 16-22, with 313 total yards and 2 TDR. Clemson would tack on another touchdown from running back Tavien Feaster on a 47-yard run midway through the third. Nine players had at least one rushing attempt for the Tigers and 15 players caught at least one pass. (more...)
Steelers trade Ross Cockrell to Giants for conditional pick Steelers trade Ross Cockrell to Giants for conditional pick
- September 03, 2017

He's played in 38 career games with the Bills and Steelers and recorded two interceptions. A product of Duke University, the 6-foot, 190-pound Cockrell provides the Giants not only a healthy body at the position, but a player with legitimate starting National Football League experience. (more...)
Cubs charities to donate $100000 for Hurricane Harvey relief Cubs charities to donate $100000 for Hurricane Harvey relief
- September 03, 2017

I got the impression that the governor is also evaluating how Mexico's help can be more efficient and more useful. The news from Texas is horrific as Hurricane Harvey continues its devastation from coastal towns into Houston. Volunteers from Red Cross regions all over the country went down to Texas before hurricane Harvey even made landfall. ¯ There are enough shelter supplies, such as cots and blankets, for more than 50,000 people in Texas. (more...)
Temple secondary faces tough test against Notre Dame Temple secondary faces tough test against Notre Dame
- September 03, 2017

Three Fighting Irish players eclipsed the 100-yard rushing mark, led by junior Josh Adams' 161 yards on 19 carries with two touchdowns. The new-look Irish offense was led by first-year starting quarterback Brandon Wimbush , whose impact under center was immediately evident on Notre Dame's 77-yard opening scoring drive. (more...)
West Ham target William Carvalho received no bids, says Sporting Lisbon president West Ham target William Carvalho received no bids, says Sporting Lisbon president
- September 03, 2017

The deals were among the most surprising in the lead-up to the transfer window closing and are being viewed as great business by both the Swans and the Baggies. The Irons have lost all three of their opening Premier League matches and are bottom of the table. West Ham's David Sullivan claims that Slaven Bilic decided not to pursue Grzegorz Krychowiak and Renato Sanches . (more...)
Mizzou's offense sets records, leads the Tigers over Missouri State Mizzou's offense sets records, leads the Tigers over Missouri State
- September 03, 2017

These things are judgment calls. The Tigers led 48-35 at halftime after the teams racked up a combined 888 yards of total offense with Lock throwing for 393. Huslig, a sophomore making his first start after guiding Garden City (Kan.) Community College to the junior college national championship last season, was sharp in his debut. (more...)
Wyoming Cowboys Fall on the Road at Iowa, 24-3 Wyoming Cowboys Fall on the Road at Iowa, 24-3
- September 03, 2017

Josh Allen threw a picture flawless deep ball in the third quarter to a wide-open C.J. Johnson, but Johnson bobbled the pass in the end zone, and the catch was overturned by review. Wyoming was on the 36-yard-line and punting away to the Hawkeyes. Render learned Friday night at the team hotel that he would be starting in place of Daniels, who was sidelined by a slight injury and is expected back for next weekend's game at Iowa State. (more...)
Police search house after 22-year-old Temple student goes missing Police search house after 22-year-old Temple student goes missing
- September 03, 2017

Moore Ave. Police tell FOX 29 they did send cadaver dogs into the home, but did not say whether or not it was related to the search for Burleigh. Police said they have no information to indicate the two had a previous relationship. Homicide and crime scene units were seen taking evidence out of the home. Burleigh, a Harleysville resident is a junior transfer student at Temple University. (more...)
Maryland throttles Texas 51-41 in Tom Herman's first game Maryland throttles Texas 51-41 in Tom Herman's first game
- September 03, 2017

Backup quarterback Kasim Hill drove the ball 52 yards down the field for a touchdown to go up 44-34. But the Texas Longhorns scored the first touchdown of the Herman era on the defensive side of the football. The Longhorns had five penalties in the first two quarters - three which directly stopped drives - and Buechele was sacked three times . Texas' losing streak now stands at four games going back to last season - its longest since 1997. (more...)
Gareth Southgate: England stayed calm despite fan criticism Gareth Southgate: England stayed calm despite fan criticism
- September 03, 2017

Sterling has certainly had to develop a thick skin over the years, dubbing himself "the Hated One" after fan criticism during Euro 2016. "I haven't got a release clause, and I haven't really thought about it", he said. England can all but seal their place in Russian Federation with another three points in Monday's match with second-placed Slovakia at Wembley. However, Southgate said unlike the supporters he had been impressed at how the players had stuck to the task. (more...)
Malta 0-4 England: Ryan Bertrand scores his first England goal Malta 0-4 England: Ryan Bertrand scores his first England goal
- September 03, 2017

Referring to the fans' displeasure, Southgate said: "Look, I think we have to accept that". "Of course it's hard (to be taken off) but he took it really professionally". I've not been in that situation, but if the window was shut off before the start of the season, it would help. As England prepared to face Malta , Rooney was in the United Kingdom being charged with drink driving - a subject Southgate was not keen to broach. (more...)