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Mitchell Trubisky will start for the Bears on 'Monday Night Football' Mitchell Trubisky will start for the Bears on 'Monday Night Football'
- October 03, 2017

We've got a lot of work to do before we line up against Minnesota Monday night and we're going to look at everything", Fox said, via ProFootballTalk . "It's not a huge sample size", Fox said. Regardless, it's who you draft, who you sign to a free-agent contract. The Bears traded up to the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 draft to select Trubisky, who impressed in the preseason passing for 364 yards, three touchdowns and zero interceptions for a 106.2 passer rating. (more...)
Redskins vs. Chiefs: ESPN will not broadcast national anthem Redskins vs. Chiefs: ESPN will not broadcast national anthem
- October 03, 2017

Now, the National Anthem will be aired followed by a moment of silence for the victims in Las Vegas at 7:25 PM CST at Arrowhead Stadium. This article has been updated with networks' coverage of the national anthem Sunday . ESPN has not yet announced if they will continue to air the national anthem in Week 5 and beyond. The protests intensified last weekend after President Donald Trump made comments September 22 that he thought players who protested during the anthem should be fired, but ... (more...)
Promoted: Japanese Grand Prix preview with F1 Experiences Promoted: Japanese Grand Prix preview with F1 Experiences
- October 03, 2017

Hamilton's second place extended his lead over Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel to 34 points in the championship fight, after the German executed a strong recovery drive from last on the grid to fourth. "The corners are a little bit different to what we experienced in Malaysia and we will run a different aero package as well, so we should be better there". (more...)
Youngest Ball bids goodbye to high school Youngest Ball bids goodbye to high school
- October 03, 2017

LaMelo is considered one of the nation's top high school recruits and has committed to play at UCLA , where his brother Lonzo played last season. "I'm going to make him the best basketball player ever". Im not letting them mess with his head anymore. "Less distractions. He just needs to focus". Gilling was sacked after the season, and LaVar continued to have issues with the new coach Dennis Latimore. (more...)
Westbrook 'wasn't worried' about future before signing Thunder extension Westbrook 'wasn't worried' about future before signing Thunder extension
- October 03, 2017

If the Oklahoma City Thunder's 10th annual Blue & White Scrimmage is any indication, Paul George is about to break the NBA's all-time scoring record. Their Dirk Nowitzki . Their Kobe Bryant . "I mean, that's his legacy", Kanter said. They have a player who remained committed to the city and the organization through thick and thin, through success and failure. (more...)
Dodgers and Indians co-favorites to win World Series as playoffs begin Dodgers and Indians co-favorites to win World Series as playoffs begin
- October 03, 2017

Prediction: Indians in seven . It will be a disappointment if the Indians don't return to the World Series . "But every guy in our clubhouse feels like they should have won it previous year". The Red Sox's Mookie Betts and Dustin Pedroia are banged up, and of their three Cy Young-caliber candidates, Rick Porcello has flopped after winning in 2016, David Price is limited to relief work due to elbow woes, and Chris Sale has been erratic enough over the past two months to cost himself this ... (more...)
Daniel Ricciardo: Ferrari pacesetting form 'a surprise' Daniel Ricciardo: Ferrari pacesetting form 'a surprise'
- October 02, 2017

In the fight for pole position as the main competitor of Hamilton became a Raikkonen - experienced Finn from Ferrari in a last attempt to improve their results, but behind the championship leader only 0,045 seconds. Dutch prodigy Max Verstappen has made it clear that he is against expanding the Formula One season to 24 races or more next year, dubbing it as a divorce waiting to happen. (more...)
Atlanta Braves GM resigns, breach of rules cited as reason Atlanta Braves GM resigns, breach of rules cited as reason
- October 02, 2017

The resignation comes the day after the 2017 season ended for the Braves who finished with a 72-90 record, only 4 games better than 2016. Coppolella has served as the general manager of the club for the past two seasons. This is not the first time an Major League Baseball front office has run afoul of worldwide signing rules. It remains to be seen what exactly Coppolella did to end up on MLB's bad side, but it's obviously troublesome enough that he's preemptively taking the fall. (more...)
Speight Out For Multiple Weeks, O'Korn To Start Versus MSU Speight Out For Multiple Weeks, O'Korn To Start Versus MSU
- October 02, 2017

Wilton Speight will not play for Michigan against Michigan State . Harbaugh didn't go into the specifics of the injury. The Michigan head coach told reporters on Monday morning that Speight will remain sidelined for " multiple weeks ". (more...)
Jose Mourinho puts Paul Pogba in 'long-term injury bracket' Jose Mourinho puts Paul Pogba in 'long-term injury bracket'
- October 02, 2017

Fellaini has not only stood strong in the midfield role but has also come out as a strong head poacher using his height effectively in the set pieces. Former United boss David Moyes brought the 29-year-old to the club for £27.5 million, per Cutts, but he has remained a fringe player during his time in Manchester. (more...)
No. 1 Alabama still looking to fix its Ole Miss problem No. 1 Alabama still looking to fix its Ole Miss problem
- October 02, 2017

The Rebels rank 11th in the SEC in rushing defense at 4.56 yards per carry. A block on the next point tied it up at 21-21 and after two more tie scores, Missouri reached match point and Alabama took its final timeout down 25-24. Even worse, Ole Miss gives up 7.6 yards per rush on third down, allowing teams to continue drives without putting the ball in the air. Alabama wracked up 613 yards of total offense, 365 of which came on the ground. (more...)
Jordan Spieth feeds off crowd as US closes in Jordan Spieth feeds off crowd as US closes in
- October 02, 2017

It is no coincidence they have been heavily involved in each of the three Cup teams starting in 2015, as well as U.S. Presidents Cup captain Steve Stricker , who assisted each of the previous two years. Day chipped in from below the seventh green for a 1-up lead, and the worldwide team kept the lead with matching bogeys on No. 8 when the Americans three-putted again. (more...)
United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho
- October 02, 2017

Ibrahimovic scored 28 goals in 46 appearances for the club last season but injured his knee ligament in the 2-1 Europa League win over Anderlecht in May. "It shows the manager has trust in me and I've got to repay him and I think I've been doing that in the games I've played". "Since his first loan to West Brom he grabbed the opportunities with both hands, he was very strong in his desire to play in a team with ambition and Champions League football". (more...)
Player ratings from 1-0 loss to Burnley Player ratings from 1-0 loss to Burnley
- October 02, 2017

Everton are 16th in the Premier League with seven points from their opening six matches. Kevin Campbell , who was on the books of the Toffees from 1999 to 2005, has also taken to Twitter to give his reaction to the defeat to Burnley . (more...)
Mourinho: We Don't Miss Pogba Mourinho: We Don't Miss Pogba
- October 02, 2017

That's the verdict of Jose Mourinho in the wake of the Red Devils' 4-0 hammering of Premier League strugglers Crystal Palace . The 29-year-old has responded well to the responsibility of fulfilling Paul Pogba's position while the Frenchman is out injured, linking with Nemanja Matic and using his physical presence to control the midfield. (more...)
Messi brace seals Barca win at empty Camp Nou Messi brace seals Barca win at empty Camp Nou
- October 02, 2017

He accused the ruling conservative Popular Party of "using all means at its disposal to lie, because over these years they've said that it was a small minority and that we demonstrated in a rowdy manner". "It has been the opposite as they have injured people with rubber bullets, which are illegal in Catalonia". This move returned in June when the government announced it would hold an independence referendum on October 1, which once again was blocked by Spanish courts and declared illegal. (more...)
Dhawan returns for T20 series against Australia Dhawan returns for T20 series against Australia
- October 02, 2017

He returns to the squad with Ajinkya Rahane, who opened with Rohit Sharma in his place, not included in the squad . Shikhar Dhawan made his return to the squad after spending his time with his wife who was unwell during the matches against the Aussies. (more...)
Home form worries but Chelsea boss Conte has no regrets Home form worries but Chelsea boss Conte has no regrets
- October 02, 2017

Don't miss a second of Atletico Madrid v Chelsea , kick off 19:45 BST, with the Champions League group stage meeting live on talkSPORT 2! That's behind Manchester City (4/6) and Manchester United (11/4). It's not simple to play this League. Antonio Conte has spoken of the pride he feels at managing this Chelsea team and has praised the commitment the players show him on the training field as well as in games. (more...)
Fewer NFL players taking a knee for national anthem on Sunday Fewer NFL players taking a knee for national anthem on Sunday
- October 02, 2017

The survey was conducted from September 26 to 28 and had a margin of error of plus or minus 3%. The protest was first brought to light when former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat on the bench during the national anthem in August of 2016 during a preseason game. (more...)
Paul Dunne Holds Off Rory McIlroy To Win The British Masters Paul Dunne Holds Off Rory McIlroy To Win The British Masters
- October 02, 2017

And he did it in style. A strong start from Dunne saw him surge into a three-shot lead as he headed for home, but a strong final round of 63 from McIlroy set up a nervy finish at Close Gate, Newcastle. "I don't know what the leaders will do this afternoon but I'm hoping to be somewhat near the leaders and have a chance tomorrow". "At the turn I thought if I could play the back nine in four under I would have a chance at 17 under par so I did everything that I wanted to do". (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne scores victor as Manchester City outclass Chelsea 1-0 Kevin De Bruyne scores victor as Manchester City outclass Chelsea 1-0
- October 02, 2017

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte suggested his team's midweek workload at Atletico Madrid was a mitigating factor in the 1-0 Premier League loss to Manchester City . Fabian Delph described Manchester City's win at Chelsea as "massive", but warned the season is only just beginning. Antonio Conte usually bounces back in style... (more...)
No rest yet for red-hot Lukaku, says Mourinho No rest yet for red-hot Lukaku, says Mourinho
- October 02, 2017

Jose Mourinho's men are also two from two in the Champions League following Wednesday's 4-1 rout of CSKA Moscow , while their EFL Cup defence remains on track, with the FA Cup due to get underway later in the year. He has got off to a good start. The Irishman did highlight the fact that the English giants, as well as Lukaku, will have to pass big tests going forward when they face stronger teams. (more...)
FOX Announces It Won't Be Showing The National Anthem Live This Week FOX Announces It Won't Be Showing The National Anthem Live This Week
- October 02, 2017

That's really the only thing we're concerned about", said Gase, per James Walker of ESPN . According to Dolphins coach Adam Gase, veteran quarterback #Jay Cutler will remain the starting signal-caller despite suffering their first shutout loss since 2013. (more...)
Steelers' Antonio Brown reacts poorly when not targeted Steelers' Antonio Brown reacts poorly when not targeted
- October 02, 2017

Not so today. The Steelers took control of the game early with their defense, and then they closed it out with a running attack that rolled up 173 yards on 42 attempts and accounted for two touchdowns in what ended up being a 26-9 victory. (more...)
Newcastle United vs Liverpool Newcastle United vs Liverpool
- October 02, 2017

A victory that would have moved Liverpool into the top four appeared likely after Coutinho put them ahead in the 29th minute, but they paid the price for failing to take other chances. Benitez was pleased by his team's performance against the club he once guided to a Champions League triumph in a match where millionaire businesswoman Amanda Staveley was among the crowd amid speculation she could be linked with a takeover of the Tyneside club. (more...)