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Redskins Safety Su'a Cravens to Sit Out Entire 2017 Season Redskins Safety Su'a Cravens to Sit Out Entire 2017 Season
- September 19, 2017

By rule, Washington was required to send Cravens the so-called "five-day letter", which informs him that if he doesn't return within (duh) five days, he can be placed on the reserve/left squad list. Washington could have used Cravens with so many injuries in the secondary going into its game Sunday night against the Oakland Raiders. "The last time I talked to him was when he informed me that he was leaving", Gruden said. (more...)
Rio Ferdinand set to become professional boxer Rio Ferdinand set to become professional boxer
- September 19, 2017

The former Manchester United centre-half is due to make a "major news announcement" on Tuesday, when it is understood he will confirm his plans to enter the ring. If you're a follower of Ferdinand on social media, you would have seen him practising boxing in various scenarios over the past year or so but no one suspected it was anything more than a way to keep fit, regardless of Ferdinand calling out a number of British boxers in the process, including Tony Bellew, Anthony Joshua and David ... (more...)
Shkodran Mustafi Rinses Himself on Instragram Following His Disallowed Goal Against Chelsea Shkodran Mustafi Rinses Himself on Instragram Following His Disallowed Goal Against Chelsea
- September 19, 2017

He has been finding himself into some really good attacking positions and has also been handling his defensive duties well. Arsenal's defender Hector Bellerin was given a cheeky nudge by Chelsea's Alvaro Morata , while the young right-back was giving a pre-game interview. (more...)
Lawrence Timmons Reportedly Was Subject of Missing Persons Report Lawrence Timmons Reportedly Was Subject of Missing Persons Report
- September 19, 2017

After being forced to evacuate South Florida and reschedule their Week 1 contest due to Hurricane Irma, the Fins feel fortunate to have escaped Southern California with a "W". After giving up 367 yards (323 passing, 44 rushing yards), Miami's biggest concern was the way they allowed Rivers and the Bolts to march down the field and attempt what would have been a 44-yard game victor. (more...)
Donald Trump retweets GIF of him hitting Hilary Clinton with golf ball Donald Trump retweets GIF of him hitting Hilary Clinton with golf ball
- September 19, 2017

It appears to be a doctored version of news footage from 2011 that shows the then-secretary of state falling after climbing airplane stairs. "Trump thinks hitting a woman with a golf ball and knocking her down is amusing". Adam Schiff said it was "distressing" to have a president who "will tweet and re-tweet things as juvenile as that". In July he shared a mock video of himself bashing World Wrestling Entertainment's chairman Vince McMahon, whose face is obscured with the CNN logo ... (more...)
Manchester United Earned Manchester United Earned "Massive Bonuses" Through Everton Win Says Red Devils Legend
- September 19, 2017

Antonio Valencia opened the scoring with a stunner early on before Henrikh Mkhitaryan , Romelu Lukaku and Anthony Martial put some gloss on the scoreline in the closing stages. It has been an impressive start to the season by United but Herrera is not getting carried away. Wayne Rooney's return was a fairly unsuccessful one, with the Toffees unable to deal with the Red Devils' attacking threat in the latter stages of the game. (more...)
Klopp previews Liverpool v Leicester City (League Cup) Klopp previews Liverpool v Leicester City (League Cup)
- September 19, 2017

Leicester have only one win from their first five league games , that came against Brighton. That fixture was also a 3rd Round tie and the game was played at Anfield. Meanwhile, Klopp has confirmed three of his starters for Tuesday. Goalkeeper Danny Ward and midfielder Marko Grujic will also line up for last season's beaten semi-finalists. (more...)
Four-goal United join City at top
- September 19, 2017

After his side fell 4-0 at Manchester United today, Koeman said Mourinho's perception of what stakes the Merseyside club should be playing for are not realistic. Valencia has developed into one of Manchester United's most consistent players under Jose Mourinho and he has earned plenty of praise for his strong performances for the Red Devils. (more...)
Ronald Koeman Takes Swipe At Jose Mourinho After Comments Ronald Koeman Takes Swipe At Jose Mourinho After Comments
- September 19, 2017

Anthony Martial's injury-time penalty completed the rout, meaning Everton has conceded 10 goals without scoring in eight days. They also lost 3-0 to Italy's Atalanta in the Europa League last week. "The quality in that team was incredible and he was part of that", said Koeman. "We grew in the game and in confidence and not many teams will get two big chances like we got today". (more...)
Washington Nationals: Stephen Strasburg continues to dominate Washington Nationals: Stephen Strasburg continues to dominate
- September 18, 2017

Rich Hill and five relievers combined on a four-hitter. Their chances of gaining home-field advantage in the NLCS shrank. This is always easier said than done. Marlins 7, Brewers 4 • Derek Dietrich hit a two-run homer, Adam Conley pitched into the sixth inning and Miami won in Milwaukee to stop a six-game slide. (more...)
Panthers win, lose Olsen Panthers win, lose Olsen
- September 18, 2017

The same could be said for Tyrod Taylor . A Linebackers: Thomas Davis had another fourth-down stop, and Luke Kuechly flew around on "cleanup duty", at one point taking down Taylor as a few defenders missed the scrambling quarterback on a Bills' fourth-quarter drive. (more...)
Eagles coach Doug Pederson needs to do more to protect Carson Wentz Eagles coach Doug Pederson needs to do more to protect Carson Wentz
- September 18, 2017

Smith, known for throwing short-yardage passes, threw touchdown passes of 78 and 75 yards in the game. The Eagles tied the game with 11:57 left in the fourth quarter thanks to a 40-yard field goal from rookie Jake Elliott , who was signed off Cincinnati's practice squad this past week after Caleb Sturgis was placed on injured reserve. (more...)
Man Utd fans applaud Rooney on his Old Trafford return Man Utd fans applaud Rooney on his Old Trafford return
- September 18, 2017

Romelu Lukaku said that his goal celebration which involved holding his ear to Everton fans after scoring in Manchester United's 4-0 win was just "banter". The work he does for the team, the way he opens spaces for us in the first half, I was more than pleased. "It's hard to say because it's 4-0 but we did not deserve this result ". (more...)
Everton manager Ronald Koeman blasts Jose Mourinho over 'unrealistic' top-four comments Everton manager Ronald Koeman blasts Jose Mourinho over 'unrealistic' top-four comments
- September 18, 2017

The Dutchman, along with the West Ham's Slaven Bilic, is the bookies' favourite to be the first Premier League manager to be axed this season. "Of course [we felt like we were in the game up until the second goal]", he said . Against Manchester United , the Toffees were crying out for pace to play in behind and counter-attack, so why on earth was Ademola Lookman omitted from the match day squad? Koeman has failed to replace Romelu Lukaku after his £75m move to United and has seen his ... (more...)
Inter defeats Crotone 2-0 Inter defeats Crotone 2-0
- September 18, 2017

But, after barely threatening in the second half, Skriniar put Inter ahead in the 82nd minute, scoring at the third attempt after he miscued the first and had the second charged down before finally sticking the ball past Alex Cordaz. "Winning in these circumstances shows we are solid and can adapt". "It was not easy and our players were very professional, adapting to a style of game they were unaccustomed to", Spalletti told Mediaset Premium . (more...)
Sparks, Lynx to rematch in WNBA Finals Sparks, Lynx to rematch in WNBA Finals
- September 18, 2017

Both Washington and Minnesota kept things even during the first quarter. The Sparks have defensive player of the year in Alana Beard, the Lynx the MVP in Sylvia Fowles . "If we take care of the ball, it's hard for any team to defend us". "If we can take care of the ball, it's hard for any team to defend us". "What the Mystics brought this series just crashing the boards challenged us all three games". (more...)
Pochettino makes domestic cup admission for Tottenham Pochettino makes domestic cup admission for Tottenham
- September 18, 2017

The Tykes have been able to fight through to the third round of the Carabao Cup after dramatic wins over Morecambe and Derby County and this has led to them being rewarded with a tie against Tottenham Hotspur . "I think we need to wait a little bit for him to build his physical condition and his confidence more". "Maybe to give the possibility to play for a player that doesn't play too much I think it's a good possibility to see them and try to give the possibility to maybe fight to be in ... (more...)
Judge denies National Football League attempts to stay Ezekiel Elliott injunction Judge denies National Football League attempts to stay Ezekiel Elliott injunction
- September 18, 2017

Sports attorney Daniel Wallach reported the news. The NFLPA made its argument through a legal filing Saturday with the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans, saying Elliott "stands to lose almost half a season in a career that is notoriously short and precarious, and competitive opportunities are irretrievable once lost". (more...)
How seriously should Liverpool take the Carabao Cup? How seriously should Liverpool take the Carabao Cup?
- September 18, 2017

Don't get me wrong, this Liverpool side is easily capable of winning their next eight Premier League matches and being firmly in the title conversation by December. Craig Shakespeare's men acquitted themselves well in all three of those matches but picked up no points, and perhaps a better indication as to where the surprise 2015/16 champions are at right now can be gauged by taking a look at their three results in which they were the more fancied team to win . (more...)
Jacksonville Jaguars Worth More Than $2 Billion Jacksonville Jaguars Worth More Than $2 Billion
- September 18, 2017

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones made a pretty good investment considering he purchased the team for $140 million in 1989. The Cowboys are the NFL's most valuable franchise for the 11th straight year, according to Forbes' annual rankings released Monday, while the combination of rising TV rights deals and a team-friendly labor agreement with players is cranking out vast amounts of cash into owners' bank accounts. (more...)
Ousmane Dembele ruled out for four months due to thigh injury Ousmane Dembele ruled out for four months due to thigh injury
- September 18, 2017

Going forward, Arda Turan and Rafinha - who are injured - may get to play up front along with Messi and Suarez. The criticism of the Getafe pitch was not exclusively from Barcelona club officials, as it was a topic in a number of players' post-match interviews. (more...)
KD Tweets in Third-Person to Defend Himself, Criticize Thunder KD Tweets in Third-Person to Defend Himself, Criticize Thunder
- September 18, 2017

It definitely looks like KD forgot to switch Twitter accounts before defending himself. It's been 441 days since Kevin Durant left Oklahoma City to join the Golden State Warriors , and it's been a odd ride ever since. The photo in the "quiresultan" account is also from the film " Goodfellas ", which Durant has said is one of his favorite mob movies . Many fans have been critical of Durant, saying he took the easy way to a ring by leaving the Thunder and joining a team that had ... (more...)
Arsenal defeat a turning point for Chelsea's title tilt - Conte Arsenal defeat a turning point for Chelsea's title tilt - Conte
- September 18, 2017

David Luiz was then shown a straight red card for lunging into Saed Kolasinac with three minutes left on the clock, the third consecutive match against Arsenal in which a Chelsea player will be sent off. While many would have been anxious by the decision to stick with Aaron Ramsey and Granit Xhaka as the midfield pairing given that it was abandoned after 45 minutes at Liverpool, the team's overall shape ensured that it was not so problematic. (more...)
Auburn backup QB Sean White dismissed from team Auburn backup QB Sean White dismissed from team
- September 18, 2017

White didn't see any playing time, or even make it to the sideline, in the first three games of the 2017 season due to a suspension on September 2, just before the season opener against Georgia Southern. He dealt with several injuries during his time with the Tigers, including a broken forearm suffered during the Sugar Bowl to cap the 2016 season. In 2015 he started five games in the middle of the season, becoming the first Auburn QB to start an SEC game since 1999. (more...)
Lions in NY to play Giants
- September 18, 2017

The New York Giants struggled out of the gate, falling to the Dallas Cowboys 19-3 in Week 1. Considering that Odell Beckham Jr is, as of this writing, still questionable for play tonight, the Giants being favored here is a bit of a surprise. (more...)