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Race time moved up, chance of rain throughout the day Race time moved up, chance of rain throughout the day
- October 08, 2017

Bowman, who will replace Dale Earnhardt Jr . next year in the Cup series, led 32 laps in the race delayed 51/2 hours because of rain. "I've always considered myself lucky to be born and raised in what I tell everyone is the greatest city on Earth", said Gaughan. (more...)
College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- October 08, 2017

The Aggies have a single blemish on their record , the season-opener at UCLA when they blew a 44-10 lead and lost 45-44 in Pasadena. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban said on his radio show Thursday that he hopes all Alabama fans "have a thought and a prayer for Coach Stallings and his family". (more...)
Long day: Western beats Buffalo in septuple OT Long day: Western beats Buffalo in septuple OT
- October 08, 2017

The only problem, of course, is that touchdown didn't end the game. The score improved his program record career rushing touchdown total to 51 and matched the program record for total career touchdowns. That gave Western Michigan the opportunity to win on the next drive. Western eventually won the marathon game 71-68 making it the highest scoring game in NCAA football history. (more...)
SC defense leads Gamecocks to 48-22 victory over Arkansas SC defense leads Gamecocks to 48-22 victory over Arkansas
- October 08, 2017

Arkansas is 2-3, 0-2. An Arkansas fumble recovered at the Razorbacks' 15 in the first quarter by cornerback Chris Lammons resulted in a 33-yard field goal by SC kicker Parker White. T.J. Brunson scooped up the loose ball and returned it 73 yards for the score. USC's defense wasn't done there. Austin Allen finished the day 12-24 for 84 yards with 1 touchdown, 1 interception and 1 fumble. (more...)
Maryland vs. Ohio State 2017 live stream Maryland vs. Ohio State 2017 live stream
- October 08, 2017

Maryland , coming off an exhilarating win over Minnesota last week, will try to keep up with the more-talented Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on Saturday. Ohio State's talent level was evident October 7 and offered a stark reminder of the uphill battle Durkin and his staff face in competing both on the recruiting trail and the field in the Big Ten East. (more...)
How to Watch Andorra vs. Portugal How to Watch Andorra vs. Portugal
- October 08, 2017

But, after a goalless first half, Santos was forced to turn to his star man and risk Ronaldo getting a yellow card that would see him missing that crucial concluding fixture. However, after Sweden - second in their group - beat Luxembourg 8-0, the Netherlands were all but out of the running as they must now beaten Sweden by six goals just to secure a place in next month's play-off games. (more...)
Peyton Manning Statue Unveiled Peyton Manning Statue Unveiled
- October 08, 2017

Manning attended the ceremony, along with a host of former Colts players and coaches, including Tony Dungy. So let me offer you this - grants to Indianapolis from the PeyBack Foundation: $13 million. The massive bronze statue of Manning with the iconic No. 18 on his back will now stand tall outside of Lucas Oil Stadium forever, constantly showing the type of impact he had on the organization and the city of Indianapolis . (more...)
Miami beats Florida State with game-winning TD Miami beats Florida State with game-winning TD
- October 08, 2017

Officials did not overturn the play and Miami beat FSU for the first time since Jimbo Fisher became the 'Noles coach in 2010. In the final seconds, Malik Rosier threw a ideal pass to Darrell Langham for a dramatic touchdown to give the Canes a 24-20 lead. (more...)
LSU bounces back with win at Florida, 17-16 LSU bounces back with win at Florida, 17-16
- October 08, 2017

However, Twitter user Cody Worsham caught a larger chunk of the song from the stadium and it is awesome. West Virginia has controlled the pace and the stat sheet through one half, but TCU holds a 7-3 lead in Fort Worth. Florida moved into scoring position once in the first half, when Devin White made a tackle inside the 10 to force third down and Feleipe Franks had nowhere to throw before running out of bounds. (more...)
Basketball Great Connie Hawkins Dies at 75 Basketball Great Connie Hawkins Dies at 75
- October 08, 2017

His airborne play and mighty leaps and pointed the way toward such future stars as Julius Erving, Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant. He also played one season in the American Basketball League in 1961, previous to his NBA career. Finally, in 1969, then-commissioner J. Walter Kennedy lifted the ban. Hawkins is regarded as the Suns first "superstar" and is one of 15 people in the team's Ring of Honor. (more...)
Harden On Former Coach, McHale
- October 08, 2017

There are two separate criticisms, here: one, that James Harden may not have the credibility as a defender to hold his teammates accountable for their own defensive effort; and two, that James Harden may not have the personality for leadership, generally. (more...)
Jack Butland to replace Joe Hart for Lithuania clash, confirms Gareth Southgate Jack Butland to replace Joe Hart for Lithuania clash, confirms Gareth Southgate
- October 08, 2017

But Southgate said Wilshere, who last played for England in a shock loss to Iceland at Euro 2016 after being selected by Roy Hodgson despite a lack of fitness, must get minutes for Arsenal to earn a place in his squad. Southgate, who confirmed the Football Association are already looking at potential base camps in Russian Federation, refused to set objectives for next year's tournament, saying: "I don't know how far the team can go". (more...)
Former Champs Ghana Open FIFA U-17 World Cup Campaign In Style
- October 08, 2017

Led by captain Eric Ayiah, the Ghanians were returning to the World Cup after three editions and coach Samuel Fabin had told local media that they would like to relive the glory days of the 90's, as they had a positive start to the tournament. (more...)
Clemson vs. Wake Forest live stream Clemson vs. Wake Forest live stream
- October 07, 2017

Clemson's lead remained 14-0 until midway through the third quarter when Travis Etienne scored on a 1-yard touchdown run to give the Tigers a three-score lead. The junior defensive lineman led the Tigers' effort as he amassed seven tackles - including two tackles for loss and one forced fumble. Johnson recorded his first career touchdown pass and Smith his first touchdown reception on the same play. (more...)
West Virginia Mountaineers at TCU Horned Frogs
- October 07, 2017

The Mountaineers have struggled against the run, giving up 367 rushing yards on 50 carries in a 56-34 win against Kansas on September 23, dropping them to 114th among 129 FBS teams in run defense. It marks the first time since 2009 that College GameDay has aired live from the TCU campus. He has a team-best 422 yards rushing on the season. Hill once replaced Heisman Trophy victor Johnny Manziel at Texas A&M, and then promptly broke his school record by passing for 511 yards in his first ... (more...)
Nationals Assistant Hitting Coach Jacque Jones Suspended Amid Revenge Porn Suit Nationals Assistant Hitting Coach Jacque Jones Suspended Amid Revenge Porn Suit
- October 07, 2017

The lawsuit, filed in San Diego Superior Court, alleged Jones continued to share the photos with mutual friends as a way of "punishing" the woman. Hitting coach Jacque Jones has been suspended indefinitely. With the Washington Nationals set to begin their postseason Friday night against the Chicago Cubs , the team will reportedly be without a member of its coaching staff. (more...)
Iowa State Defeats No. 3 Oklahoma in Shocking 38-31 Upset Iowa State Defeats No. 3 Oklahoma in Shocking 38-31 Upset
- October 07, 2017

Iowa State's Joel Lanning has been playing true iron man football through the first half of the Cyclones' game at Oklahoma . Baker Mayfield completed 24 of 33 passes for 306 yards, 2 TDs and a rushing TD. The Sooners moved 72 yards on 11 plays in their second series , scoring on a 15-yard Mayfield to CeeDee Lamb pass. Lamb was injured on the play and seen without his helmet and shoulder pads on the OU bench with ice on his left shoulder. (more...)
Everybody Hates Joe Girardi Right Now
- October 07, 2017

Everyone in NY is blaming Joe Girardi for the collapse, and perhaps they have a point. The Indians overcame an 8-3 deficit, a awful start by ace Corey Kluber and a potentially serious injury to slugger Edwin Encarnacion. He didn't see one in time to call for the challenge, according to Girardi. He retired 11 batters in a row. Instead of putting Green on in the 7th, Robertson in the 8th and Chapman for the 9th, Girardi lost his lead, and ended up using Chapman for two innings, Robertson ... (more...)
England uninspiring in victory over Slovenia England uninspiring in victory over Slovenia
- October 07, 2017

Forster has not had a great season, Heaton is injured and, while I'm a big fan of Foster, he's been out of the mix too long. " England's poor performance drew mockery and sarcasm from some sections of a dissatisfied Wembley crowd, clearly unimpressed by what they were witnessing", Bill McNulty, chief football writer at BBC Sport , wrote. (more...)
Hendricks outduels Strasburg as Cubs top Nats 3-0 in Game 1
- October 07, 2017

The umpire ruled he did not give catcher Willson Contreras a chance to make the throw to first base. The Washington Nationals and Arizona Diamondbacks will come back in Game 2 with two of the better left-handers in the game. He was 16-6 with a 2.51 ERA in 31 starts this season. It took me 12 hours to dissect what we saw last night. "Because the velocity is ticking up". (more...)
Ireland fans cheering on Cyprus against Greece in World Cup qualifier
- October 07, 2017

Bosnia-Herzegovina's defeat means that if Greece fail to win in Cyprus this evening, Ireland's fate will be in their own hands when they face Wales on Monday; win in Cardiff , and Martin O'Neill's side will be guaranteed a play-off place at minimum. (more...)
Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini taken off injured in Belgium game Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini taken off injured in Belgium game
- October 07, 2017

Marouane Fellaini was forced with a fresh injury while playing for Belgium in a World Cup qualifier against Bosnia and Herzegovina - handing Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho another injury concern ahead of a crucial trip to Liverpool . (more...)
Jazz's Dante Exum could miss season due to separated shoulder Jazz's Dante Exum could miss season due to separated shoulder
- October 07, 2017

The worst fears about Dante Exum's shoulder injury may be realized. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN .com reported the injury was serious enough that Exum could miss the entire season. After already missing the entire 2015-16 National Basketball Association season due to a torn ACL , it appears he could miss another one. After struggling last season upon his return, 2017-18 was expected to be important for Exum in his development. (more...)
Sainz's Renault move brought forward as Palmer exits
- October 07, 2017

About halfway through the session, however, Carlos Sainz crashed heavily in his Toro Rosso, ending with the vehicle sprawling across the track and bringing out the red flags. Toro Rosso are now sixth, 10 points ahead of Renault. Sainz, who has scored most of the Red Bull-owned team's points this year, thanked Toro Rosso for releasing him early and promised to do his best on Sunday. (more...)
Levine: Cubs Grind Out Game 1 Win Levine: Cubs Grind Out Game 1 Win
- October 07, 2017

That was essentially enough, thanks to a workmanlike performance from Kyle Hendricks . Then there's Hendricks, all guile and deception, with a fastball that barely touches 90 miles per hour but armed with a vanishing changeup of his own. "Both pitchers threw great tonight", he said. The fact that Hendricks approached 90 miles per hour as often as he did was an aberration he and teammates attributed to adrenaline, but one that helped, of course. (more...)