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Diego Costa's Chelsea exit a shame - Fabregas Diego Costa's Chelsea exit a shame - Fabregas
- September 27, 2017

Any rule that offers young footballers first-team football and simultaneously deters transfer spending by smaller clubs is to be encouraged, but this weekend hinted at how it tilts the competitive balance of the Premier League unfairly. Conte was not the only one who praised the Spanish striker, as Stoke manager Mark Hughes said at the press conference. He looks like a player who understands that role. (more...)
Giants' Mara upset with Beckham dog pose Giants' Mara upset with Beckham dog pose
- September 27, 2017

During the second half of the Giants eventual 24-21 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles Sunday, Beckham Jr. mimicked the action of a dog urinating on the field following his first touchdown of the game. "But I didn't see him". The behavior in question is after Beckham's touchdown when he made a decision to crawl on all fours and pretend to use the bathroom like a dog . (more...)
Two Matches Set for Next Week's Two Matches Set for Next Week's "Raw"
- September 27, 2017

Neville dominated and toyed with Amore for the majority of the match before he got hold of the title and threatened to use it on Neville . These two matches have a chance to be entertaining and I could go for Reigns challenging for the Intercontinental Title since he can't face Lesnar for several more months. (more...)
Trump using sports to try and divide us - LeBron James Trump using sports to try and divide us - LeBron James
- September 27, 2017

Nearly 200 NFL players knelt during the national anthem on Sunday in protest following recent criticism from President Trump. While only four players took part in the protest last weekend, the President's comments led to widespread anger - and nearly 200 players taking a knee on Sunday. (more...)
Alt-Right, Breitbart bombard Facebook with fake Alejandro Villanueva National Anthem news Alt-Right, Breitbart bombard Facebook with fake Alejandro Villanueva National Anthem news
- September 26, 2017

Alejandro Villanueva said he "made my teammates look bad, and that is my fault only", according to a local Pittsburgh CBS affiliate . "Every single one of my teammates is extremely supportive and extremely patriotic in this locker room, and I cannot only say that for this locker room, I can say that across the NFL ", Villanueva said. (more...)
India U-17 football coach De Matos tags team as inexperienced India U-17 football coach De Matos tags team as inexperienced
- September 26, 2017

The competitive experience is a big factor at this level but I'm very confident about this team. "I'm very happy at the way how the team has shaped up". Tournament Director, LOC, FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017 India Javier Ceppi was enthusiastic that "football is really taking over India" while Head Coach of the Indian U-17 World Cup Team Luis Norton de Matos was confident that "this is perhaps the strongest team India has fielded in this group". (more...)
No anthem protest for US Presidents Cup golfers No anthem protest for US Presidents Cup golfers
- September 26, 2017

Blue and gold are the prominent colors for the worldwide team's apparel, mirroring its Presidents Cup team flag. When it comes to the debate regarding national anthem protests, PGA Tour players are not the first people many would run to for a quote. (more...)
Former Alabama RB Trent Richardson signs with new team Former Alabama RB Trent Richardson signs with new team
- September 26, 2017

Former NFL and Alabama running back Trent Richardson has signed by the Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League, the team announced. He signed with the Ravens after being released by the Raiders. Richardson finished third in the Heisman voting that season. Richardson ran for 2,032 yards with 17 rushing touchdowns during his National Football League career, but he gained just 3.3 yards per attempt. (more...)
Ancelotti: Verratti used Barcelona to get PSG pay-rise Ancelotti: Verratti used Barcelona to get PSG pay-rise
- September 26, 2017

Bayern have been a dominant force in Europe in recent years but PSG's Verratti believes the two clubs will start Wednesday's match as equals. When the Brazil star joined from Barcelona in a world record 222 million euro transfer, Bayern CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge said the German side would never spend so much on a player, and called for the introduction of a player's salary cap. (more...)
Kansas City Chiefs Claim New Kicker Kansas City Chiefs Claim New Kicker
- September 26, 2017

He was also 4-for-4 on extra points. The Panthers originally selected Butker in the seventh round of this year's NFL Draft out of Georgia Tech but he unfortunately did not win the starting job in Carolina. If Santos returns this season, he's eligible to practice six weeks from now, which falls during the team's bye week after their week nine matchup at the Dallas Cowboys . (more...)
Nationals activate Bryce Harper from disabled list, following one-day delay Nationals activate Bryce Harper from disabled list, following one-day delay
- September 26, 2017

Manager Dusty Baker declined to speculate on how many plate appearances it might take for Harper to regain his swing upon his return from the DL. The five-time All-Star outfielder and 2015 NL MVP has been sidelined with a bone bruise in his hyperextended left knee since slipping on a wet base while running out a grounder August 12. (more...)
Bannon: Players should take a knee and 'thank God' Trump is president Bannon: Players should take a knee and 'thank God' Trump is president
- September 26, 2017

LeBron James said on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) he did not regret branding President Donald Trump a "bum" , accusing the U.S. leader of dividing the nation in his feud with the sports world. "First of all , it's so amusing because, it's like you inviting me to your party, it's not like you invited me, it's nearly like, 'Tom, hey, I'm not gonna be able to make it". (more...)
Maryland QB Kasim Hill out for season with ACL tear Maryland QB Kasim Hill out for season with ACL tear
- September 26, 2017

The Maryland Terrapins started this season with a 51-41 win over Texas in Tom Herman's debut as Longhorns head coach. Coach Durkin said Tuesday, Sept. Now having a full week to prepare and practice, we can tailor the game plan to him as opposed to someone else". "I think we didn't respond well to adversity". (more...)
Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions - 10/1/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- September 26, 2017

Louis Rams in 2013 and 2014. It's the same knee that has sustained a two separate torn ACL injuries during Bradford's career. ESPN has reported that Bradford met with renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. "I accept my role on this team", Keenum said. Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jarius Wright (17) scores on a 2-yard touchdown pass ahead of Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Ryan Smith (29) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. (more...)
Yellen says Fed should be 'wary' of raising rates 'too gradually' Yellen says Fed should be 'wary' of raising rates 'too gradually'
- September 26, 2017

While lower inflation and interest rates sounds beneficial, Fed officials worry that keeping rates lower allows little room for stimulus when another economic slowdown hits. Kevin Logan, chief US economist at HSBC Securities, in NY, said her message is that "they're not really sure" whether the weak inflation is transitory but that "nonetheless policy is accommodative". (more...)
Auburn Assoc. basketball coach charged in federal bribery probe
- September 26, 2017

Joon Kim, the acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of NY, laid out the Justice Department's case in a news conference Tuesday. The New York Times reported that Chuck Person, who played in San Antonio from 1994-98, is accused of using his coaching position to "solicit and obtain bribes from a financial adviser and business manager for professional athletes, in return for his agreeing to direct certain of the school's players to the adviser when they entered the National Basketball ... (more...)
Cowboys, Jerry Jones kneel on field before anthem on 'MNF' Cowboys, Jerry Jones kneel on field before anthem on 'MNF'
- September 26, 2017

Despite previous reports , The Dallas Morning News reported Jones did not tell his players "this is my stage" as a way to forbid any Cowboys players from protesting. Along with her singing, many also watched to see if Sparks would join other athletes, coaches and anthem singers in protesting after President Trump's remarks regarding National Football League players. (more...)
Steelers' coach Mike Tomlin called Steelers' coach Mike Tomlin called "no good n****r" by fire chief
- September 26, 2017

In a statement to WTAE , Smith said, "I am embarrassed at this". Smith now says he's embarrassed and wants to apologize. "I was frustrated and angry at the Steelers not standing for the anthem", Smith said. The Steelers chose to stay in the locker room during "The Star-Spangled Banner" on Sunday, and other teams opted to either kneeling or sitting during the song. (more...)
'Sunday Night Football' Ratings Down Again On Day Of Player Protests 'Sunday Night Football' Ratings Down Again On Day Of Player Protests
- September 26, 2017

Boring games yes, but many stay away because they love our country. The performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner" was promoted on-air before it was performed, with an all-caps onscreen legend reading "National Anthem Coming Up Next" on top of a shot of US troops holding flags of the USA, the state of Arizona, and the P.O.W./M.I.A. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers fans upset, burn memorabilia over national anthem stance
- September 26, 2017

Trump called on owners to fire players who did not stand as the anthem played. Some of the New Orleans Saints players chose to sit down during the national anthem on Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers, causing some fans to boycott the team. (more...)
Okey Bakassi Expects Arsenal's Sanchez, Ozil, Lacazette To Destroy West Brom Okey Bakassi Expects Arsenal's Sanchez, Ozil, Lacazette To Destroy West Brom
- September 26, 2017

If the lad's the last minute then not only is it a penalty then it should be a sending off. People say Rodriguez has been too honest and is honestly the thing to do? Arsenal have won all three of their home matches in the Premier League this season. (more...)
Mesut Ozil to run down Arsenal contract ahead of Manchester United move Mesut Ozil to run down Arsenal contract ahead of Manchester United move
- September 26, 2017

It has been suggested that a switch to Old Trafford might not be as far-fetched as it may seem, saying " Ozil's advisors have put out feelers over a potential move and the feedback has been encouraging". And while he is also attracting interest from clubs outside England, Ozil is eager to remain in the country and challenge for major trophies with a Premier League club. (more...)
Chelsea agree to sell Costa back to Atletico Madrid Chelsea agree to sell Costa back to Atletico Madrid
- September 26, 2017

Mark Hughes doesn't mince words when discussing Stoke's horrendous defensive showing in their 4-0 loss to Chelsea. " Morata played a good game". As for the Belgian's return to Madrid, he is relishing playing in his old club's new Wanda Metropolitano stadium, adding: "It will be special to go back, only this time I hope we win". (more...)
Manchester City, Manchester United Win to Stay on Top of EPL Manchester City, Manchester United Win to Stay on Top of EPL
- September 26, 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is so happy with his forwards he believes none deserve to be benched. Though Fraser Forster blocked the first attempt from the header, Lukaku slotted in the rebound six yards out, giving United the lead against Southampton . (more...)
Toro Rosso drops Kvyat, promotes Gasly for F1 Malaysian GP Toro Rosso drops Kvyat, promotes Gasly for F1 Malaysian GP
- September 26, 2017

Daniil Kvyat had already lost his place at Red Bull during the season past year, in favor of Max Verstappen . Since Gasly is now fighting for the championship in the Super Formula series in Japan he, therefore, most likely won't participate at the US Grand Prix in Austin where Kvyat could return to the cockpit. (more...)