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Browns place defensive end Myles Garrett is concussion protocol
- October 26, 2017

It seems unlikely, though, that Garrett will play again until the Browns travel to Detroit on November 12. "He can do that if we think it's best because these concussions are different degrees", Jackson said. He recorded a sack on his first play as a professional and leads the team with four sacks. Sunday's game against Minnesota will mark Kizer's sixth start this season, but the second-round pick out of Notre Dame has struggled with turnovers. (more...)
Adventurer soars into sky on camping chair tied to bunch of balloons Adventurer soars into sky on camping chair tied to bunch of balloons
- October 26, 2017

These unbelievable photographs show the moment a thrill-seeker floated from 100 helium balloons above South Africa while strapped to a camping chair. Mr Morgan, who has lived in Bristol for 15 years and runs an adventure company, wants to eventually set up a competitive helium balloon race in Africa. (more...)
Joe Marler suspended for three weeks Joe Marler suspended for three weeks
- October 26, 2017

The 31-year-old was one of three England forwards cited for offences during the weekend's matches, along with Joe Marler and Nathan Hughes. "The decision to cite Dylan from Saturday's game against Clermont was unjustified", Northampton coach Jim Mallinder said, who attended the hearing. (more...)
Let's all laugh at John Wall Let's all laugh at John Wall
- October 26, 2017

But Wall is a four-time All-Star and was seventh in NBA MVP voting last season. The Wizards star had 18 points on 7-of-22 shooting with nine assists, while holding down Ball to six markers, on just a 2-of-11 clip from the field, to go with 10 assists and eight rebounds. (more...)
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola slams Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola slams "unacceptable" Carabao Cup match ball
- October 26, 2017

Guardiola, quoted in the Guardian and other sources after the game, weighed in with his comments on the match ball branding it as " unacceptable for a high-level competition ". I'm not making excuses. I say that because we won, eh? "It's [for] marketing, money, OK but it's not acceptable - [it has] no weight, nothing". "For Claudio, he's here to play but he's a good professional and he has to be ready - you never know what happens in football". (more...)
Ben Woodburn signs new long-term contract Ben Woodburn signs new long-term contract
- October 26, 2017

The contract the forward signed last November was in keeping with the maximum three-annum period for first-year professionals. Ben Woodburn has expressed his delight at signing a new contract with Liverpool . "For the rest of this season, hopefully I will get some more appearances for the first team and progress in the U19s Champions League ". Brewster made the move to Liverpool from Chelsea due to the increased likelihood of a route to the first team, and speaking on renewing his ... (more...)
Pochettino laments complacency as Spurs exit EFL Cup Pochettino laments complacency as Spurs exit EFL Cup
- October 26, 2017

West Ham lacked confidence and goal in the first half against their London rivals but Ayew twice took advantage of poor defending to pull his side level. Shaka Hislop calls West Ham's cup victory over Tottenham "huge" for under-fire manager Slaven Bilic . Alli nearly fired the second when he forced Adrian to save with a back-post header but eventually sealed his second goal in as many games with a curling shot that hit the back of Declan Rice and found the net. (more...)
ICC probes suspended Pune curator after TV sting operation ICC probes suspended Pune curator after TV sting operation
- October 26, 2017

It's not known whether the bowlers were from the Indian or New Zealand teams. After going down 0-1 in the three-match ODI series against New Zealand, India will aim to bounce back when they take on the Kane Williamson-led side in the second match here at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium later today. (more...)
Leicester City appoint Claude Puel as manager Leicester City appoint Claude Puel as manager
- October 26, 2017

Puel is set to take charge of his first game as Leicester manager on Sunday against Everton , live on Sky Sports. "The opportunity to help the club build on its remarkable recent achievements is a truly exciting one and I'm looking forward to working with the owners, players, staff and supporters to deliver further lasting success". (more...)
Pelicans to reportedly sign Josh Smith Pelicans to reportedly sign Josh Smith
- October 26, 2017

General manager Dell Demps is cashing in one of the Pelicans' injury hardship exceptions and using the additional roster spot to sign the 6-foot-9, 225-pound forward. A capable inside scorer and defensive player, Smith's biggest problem has been not being able to pace his game according to his strengths, proven to be an bad three-point shooter through his career at 28.5 percent. (more...)
Vin Scully calls in Fernando Valenzuela for help with first pitch Vin Scully calls in Fernando Valenzuela for help with first pitch
- October 26, 2017

Celebs flocked to watch the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series for the first time in 29 years Tuesday night, and it's more of the same Wednesday. Scully told the crowd that he was there to throw out the ceremonial first pitch and that he had been practicing with his wife for a week. So, Scully did what only Scully could do, and instead made it an opportunity for a few other Dodgers legends to get some shine and enjoy the warm welcome from the Los Angeles fans. (more...)
Martavis Bryant says Mike Tomlin told him he won't play Week 8 Martavis Bryant says Mike Tomlin told him he won't play Week 8
- October 26, 2017

After the game, he stirred up further controversy with comments on Instagram . Haden often covers Bryant when the Steelers run a first team vs. first team period, Haden said . Nobody thought I was coming back. Despite Bryant's claim that he's not being targeted enough, Ben Roethlisberger has still thrown him nine more passes than Smith-Schuster this season (35-to-26). (more...)
David Stern in favor of removing marijuana from NBA's banned substance list David Stern in favor of removing marijuana from NBA's banned substance list
- October 26, 2017

He thinks " there's universal agreement that marijuana for medical purposes should be completely legal ". Stern didn't stop there, though. Stern went on to say that his stance on weed was changed once he started watching a series of talks about the medical applications of marijuana on CNN. (more...)
Gabriel Jesus insists Sergio Aguero deserves his place in the history books Gabriel Jesus insists Sergio Aguero deserves his place in the history books
- October 26, 2017

He equalled a 78-year club record at the weekend, his penalty in the 3-0 win over Burnley drawing him level with Eric Brook on 177 goals. When you look at the 29-year-old's stats it is easy to see why he has always been rated as one of the best strikers in the world and an indispensable player for City. (more...)
FBI Releases New Information In Sherri Papini Kidnapping Case FBI Releases New Information In Sherri Papini Kidnapping Case
- October 26, 2017

First, authorities found that the California mom had male DNA on her clothes when she was picked up by cops, despite her claims that she was kidnapped by two women. He said he had found her phone - with strands of ripped-out hair - on the road after activating the Find My Phone feature. She said she had heard the captors arguing, and then a gunshot. (more...)
UNC's Joel Berry II Broke Hand Punching Door After Losing Video Game UNC's Joel Berry II Broke Hand Punching Door After Losing Video Game
- October 26, 2017

Williams says, "Joel tells me, 'Yeah, coach, it was just silly'". If that timetable holds up, Berry projects to miss the start of the Tar Heels' 2017-18 regular season-which is scheduled to open November 10 against Northern Iowa. When North Carolina's trainer called with the news, Williams could not believe it. So long as the senior is sidelined, Williams will likely lean on freshman Jalek Felton and sophomore Seventh Woods as his primary backcourt playmakers. (more...)
Cam Newton abruptly ends press conference after telling reporter 'next question' Cam Newton abruptly ends press conference after telling reporter 'next question'
- October 26, 2017

After laughing at a female reporter and skipping a conference entirely earlier this month, Cam Newton suddenly left today's Q&A after he initially responded, "Next question", to a question about big plays. Quarterback Cam Newton again led the team in rushing yards by necessity as neither Jonathan Stewart or Christian McCaffrey could find room on the ground. (more...)
Tennessee's John Kelly, Will Ignont reportedly cited for marijuana possession Tennessee's John Kelly, Will Ignont reportedly cited for marijuana possession
- October 25, 2017

The vehicle was pulled over during a traffic stop near 11th Street in Knoxville due to a headlight being out. Once consent was obtained the passenger, William Ignont, was also asked to exit from the passenger seat. Both of them were cited and allowed to leave. Ignont was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia, also a misdemeanor. Both are scheduled to head to the Knox County Sheriff's Office for booking on November 7. (more...)
Bears trade for Chargers receiver Dontrelle Inman Bears trade for Chargers receiver Dontrelle Inman
- October 25, 2017

The conditional pick will be based on Inman's production this season. It's not surprising to see the Chargers moving one of their receivers given the sheer amount of talent they've acquired at the position. The wide receiver proved a year ago though that he can be a reliable pass catcher when he reeled in 57 receptions for 810 yards and four touchdowns. Wright, who signed with the Bears last offseason, has 20 receptions and is tied with tight end Zach Miller for the team lead with 236 ... (more...)
Chris Gayle sues over claims he exposed himself to masseuse Chris Gayle sues over claims he exposed himself to masseuse
- October 25, 2017

Gayle is suing Media newspapers over a series of stories in January past year detailing the shocking accusations. Fairfax Media is defending the stories on two bases, including that the allegations are true. I'm someone who has forged my career in sport. "I would never be as successful as I would be if I was a man". "That's what I did". There she found the power southpaw donning just a towel. (more...)
Pedroia undergoes surgery on left knee
- October 25, 2017

The knee injury is one that Pedroia battled all of last season and which resulted in two separate trips to the disabled list , limiting to 105 games on the year. The Red Sox lost in four games to the Astros in the American League Division Series, with Pedroia going 2-for-16. It was a relatively minor procedure, a meniscus cleanup, that left Pedroia healthy for the start of spring training. (more...)
Silvestre: Mourinho wouldn't accept Ozil at Man Utd Silvestre: Mourinho wouldn't accept Ozil at Man Utd
- October 25, 2017

Manchester United have emerged as a shock destination for the player, with Ozil supposedly keen on reuniting with former Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford. Neither of the Spanish giants has shown any interest in signing the German so a stay in England looks likeliest with the source appearing to rule out moves to Italy and Turkey. (more...)
Daniil Kvyat Daniil Kvyat "will not return again" - Helmut Marko
- October 25, 2017

Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso, who are switching to Honda engines next year, have yet to confirm their 2018 lineup but have limited options from within their own stable. moved to partner with Team Renault and Gasly competed in the Super Formula series that weekend. This is when German four-time F1 Champion Vettel argued with Kvyat saying that the Russian passed him on the inside like "a torpedo" barely avoiding a possible three-car collision. (more...)
Ziva Dhoni impresses Keralites with a Malayalam song Ziva Dhoni impresses Keralites with a Malayalam song
- October 25, 2017

But his cute, little daughter, Ziva , is a ball of energy. The reason why everyone is excited to see Ziva singing a Malayalam song is it's hard to even speak Malayalam let alone sing a song in Malayalam , if it is not one's mother tongue. (more...)
Browns name DeShone Kizer starting QB for game vs. Vikings in London Browns name DeShone Kizer starting QB for game vs. Vikings in London
- October 25, 2017

Kizer threw two interceptions against the Tennessee Titans in Week 7, and Jackson yanked the rookie immediately afterward. DeShone Kizer's on-field mistakes have hurt the winless Browns. And Jackson has decided Kizer now gives the team the best shot at finally getting a victory this season. He also has been benched for Kevin Hogan . (more...)