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New BMW M5 MotoGP Safety Car New BMW M5 MotoGP Safety Car
- November 02, 2017

BMW has brought the new M5 to the Specialty Equipment Market Association show in Las Vegas accompanied by a whole catalogue of M Performance aftermarket parts, most of which will be available as retrofit components when the new M5 goes on sale during the first quarter of 2018, with more to follow in July 2018. (more...)
Jets get CB Rashard Robinson from 49ers, who release QB Brian Hoyer Jets get CB Rashard Robinson from 49ers, who release QB Brian Hoyer
- November 02, 2017

The Jets' two starting corners, Morris Claiborne and Buster Skrine , are both dealing with injuries. While we could make jokes at the expense of Todd Bowles, the deal hit the wire in enough time for him to face questions about it in a way that makes sense he wasn't aware it happened. (more...)
Browns WR Josh Gordon reinstated on conditional basis Browns WR Josh Gordon reinstated on conditional basis
- November 02, 2017

Gordon is now allowed to join the Browns and participate in meetings, as well as do individual workouts and conditioning, before being eligible to return to the game action in Week 13. Gordon has been suspended for a total of 53 career games, 52 of which were National Football League bans for positive drug and alcohol tests. The wide receiver will be eligible, at the team's discretion, to return to active status on November 27. (more...)
Wenger To Make 11 Changes: Expected Arsenal XI vs Red Star Belgrade Wenger To Make 11 Changes: Expected Arsenal XI vs Red Star Belgrade
- November 01, 2017

Arsene Wenger will look to rotate his team from the one that played against Swansea. Expect the likes of Iwobi and Walcott to return in the attack behind lone center forward Olivier Giroud . "I can only repeat what I personally think: I don't know how you can keep a super-fit Jack out of the England squad", Wenger said in his pre-match press conference. (more...)
College Football Playoff announces sites for 2021-24 national championship games College Football Playoff announces sites for 2021-24 national championship games
- November 01, 2017

The national title game will take place at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla ., in 2021 (after the 2020 season), followed by Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis in 2022. The four sites were determined by the College Football Playoff's Management Committee. The game will be played at Lucas Oil Stadium. Every BCS championship game was held in either Florida, Louisiana, Arizona or California, while the start of the CFP title games have only added Texas and Georgia. (more...)
David Silva: I dream of winning Champions League with City David Silva: I dream of winning Champions League with City
- November 01, 2017

This is the ninth time an English club has won their opening four Champions League group stage games (including 2nd Group Stages), with Manchester United responsible for six of those (1997-98, 2002-03 1st, 2002-03 2nd, 2007-08 and 2012-13). (more...)
Duke Tops AP Preseason Poll
- November 01, 2017

The first AP Poll for the College basketball season is out and there are three SEC teams in the initial rankings. Duke received 33 of 65 first-place votes in the poll that was released Wednesday. The Wolverines beat Oklahoma State and Louisville to advance to the Sweet 16, finishing the season with a 26-12 record. No. 4 Kansas and No. 5 Kentucky will play the second game of a star-studded event. (more...)
Papa John's Pulls NFL Ads: Anthem Protests Are Hurting Business Papa John's Pulls NFL Ads: Anthem Protests Are Hurting Business
- November 01, 2017

Papa John's , the official pizza company of the NFL, is reportedly upset with the league's ongoing player protests during the national anthem, and have made a decision to pull many of its NFL television advertising. The flap has even drawn tweets from President Donald Trump , who called for owners to fire or bench players who refuse to stand during "The Star-Spangled Banner". (more...)
Rafael Nadal secures No. 1 ranking by advancing at Paris Masters Rafael Nadal secures No. 1 ranking by advancing at Paris Masters
- November 01, 2017

With his victory of the day Rafael Nadal secures his place as number 1 in the world in 2017... and this for the 4th time! Speaking after victory on Wednesday, the Spaniard said: "I'm very, very happy for everything". The 21-year-old Chung put up a courageous fight at the Bercy Arena, but a fired-up Nadal proved too hot to handle. Nadal, who has never won the tournament, was a break behind in the opening set before stepping up a gear to set up a third round meeting with Uruguay's Pablo ... (more...)
Chicago Bulls at Miami Heat Chicago Bulls at Miami Heat
- November 01, 2017

Jamal Crawford was big off the bench, finishing with 13 points. The Miami Heat put forth the kind of effort it needed Monday night - and talked about in a team meeting Sunday - to put an end to an early two-game losing skid. Meanwhile, the New Orleans Pelicans have won just three of their first seven games and they will still be nursing their wounds after Monday's 115-99 home loss to the Magic. (more...)
Real Madrid's Benzema aims thinly-veiled dig at Lineker Real Madrid's Benzema aims thinly-veiled dig at Lineker
- November 01, 2017

KARIM BENZEMA has come out swinging after Gary Lineker branded him "overrated". The Match of the Day presenter claimed that the French worldwide was "overrated", drawing condemnation from Los Blancos' boss Zinedine Zidane amongst others. (more...)
What Notre Dame's #3 Ranking in 1st CFP Rankings Means What Notre Dame's #3 Ranking in 1st CFP Rankings Means
- November 01, 2017

These initial rankings also give us an indication that the committee values convincing wins very highly. The AP and USA Today polls both have Ohio State ranked ahead of Oklahoma. That's not a good playoff combination. The Pac-12 may not. Washington is the highest, at No. 12, followed by No. 17 USC, No. 21 Stanford and No. 22 Arizona . (more...)
Wenger backs 'super fit' Wilshere for England recall Wenger backs 'super fit' Wilshere for England recall
- November 01, 2017

And, despite that lack of first-team football, Wenger is adamant that Wilshere is ready for an England recall, with Southgate set to name his squad for friendlies against Brazil and Germany. I'm really honest when I say that, you can not say any player has gone easy. But Wenger insists that the player does not need any special treatment. (more...)
Sunderland sack Grayson after torrid start to season Sunderland sack Grayson after torrid start to season
- November 01, 2017

Paddy McNair's equaliser 11 minutes from time spared Sunderland's blushes against a Bolton team which has not won away in the Championship this season, but immediately after the game the club parted ways with Grayson, who leaves with a record of just one league win from 15 games. (more...)
Jan Vertonghen: 'I wouldn't swap Harry Kane for Cristiano Ronaldo' Jan Vertonghen: 'I wouldn't swap Harry Kane for Cristiano Ronaldo'
- November 01, 2017

Meanwhile, Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino has revealed that he is "very confident" that Kane will be fit enough to feature in the game following a recent hamstring injury. The incident is one that was not picked up by referee Alejandro Hernandez Hernandez at the time, who has been at the centre of a number of controversies during his La Liga career, including Barcelona's ghost goal that was not given against Real Betis earlier this year. (more...)
Phil Neville lambasts Chelsea's decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United Phil Neville lambasts Chelsea's decision to sell Nemanja Matic to Manchester United
- November 01, 2017

Current Premier League title holders, Chelsea had a disappointing transfer window meaning they have been unable to add significantly to their already small squad, something which manager Antonio Conte has expressed frustration over. That is one of the poorest decisions I have ever seen in the Premier League. "Chelsea have the players to hurt you with Eden Hazard coming back to form". (more...)
Jeep Wrangler revealed… Mopar teases new products
- November 01, 2017

After a number of leaks, the Wrangler's design doesn't come as much of a surprise. That changed today, as FCA teased some performance accessories for the new Wrangler at the 2017 Specialty Equipment Market Association Show in Las Vegas. Mopar hood graphics commemorate Jeep's 1941 beginnings. The styling, as you can see here, also stays true to the Wrangler's roots, but there are a few notable differences, like headlights that push into the "keystone" grille, and additional lights ... (more...)
World Series game ratings beat NFL's 'Sunday Night Football' World Series game ratings beat NFL's 'Sunday Night Football'
- November 01, 2017

Baseball purists may pine for the understated spectacle of the classic pitchers' duel, but if the Nielsen ratings for the 2017 World Series are any indication, an bad lot of fans prefer to bear witness to towering home runs. The baseball game outrated NBC's Steelers-Lions " Sunday Night Football " telecast (9.4) by 36 percent. On NBC, Football Night in America was down 29% at 2.2, and the game, the Pittsburgh Steelers against Detroit Lions, down 23% to 4.3. (more...)
The New Spider-Man Game's Peter Parker Looks Off The New Spider-Man Game's Peter Parker Looks Off
- November 01, 2017

Screen Junkies has just released an Honest Trailer for Spider-Man: Homecoming , which zeroes in on English actor Tom Holland's performance as a teenaged Peter Parker that is freckled with what many would consider typical elements of so-called " Millennial " behavior. (more...)
Giants suspend Janoris Jenkins for violating team rules Giants suspend Janoris Jenkins for violating team rules
- November 01, 2017

Another cornerback, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, was suspended after four separate violations of team rules, culminating with Rodgers-Cromartie walking off the sideline and into the locker room during the second half of the loss to the Chargers. (more...)
Conor McGregor apologizes for use of gay slur
- November 01, 2017

Tony Ferguson en route to victory against former UFC lightweight champion Rafael Dos Anjos. But, for now, it appears that McGregor has his sights set on Ferguson. "The Nate fight does make sense, obviously, because of the trilogy, they never fought at 155, but they both make sense in their own respective way". (more...)
Alabama still No.1 as College Football Playoff rankings draw near Alabama still No.1 as College Football Playoff rankings draw near
- November 01, 2017

At FiveThirtyEight.com, Nate Silver's model has simulated the rest of the season thousands of times and there are 20 schools that make the playoff at least 1% of the time. Wisconsin (8-0), 10. Photo Josh Adams and Notre Dame are 7-1, but their only loss - against Georgia in Week 2 - has not hurt them in the rankings. (more...)
Tottenham's Pochettino praises Dele Alli after incident with Ashley Young Tottenham's Pochettino praises Dele Alli after incident with Ashley Young
- November 01, 2017

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has suggested to Football.London that Dele Alli has struggled to play well due to pre-season problems . The Spurs boss admitted England star Alli had endured a troubled start to the season and had doubts about his game. (more...)
UFC 221 set for February 11 at Perth Arena
- November 01, 2017

A controversial Ultimate Fighting Championship event will be held at Perth Arena next February and is expected to attract around 8,000 interstate and worldwide visitors to Western Australia. "For many years, people have been telling me "you have to go to Perth , you have to see Perth , you have to put on an event on in Perth ". This past June, under incumbent premier Mark McGowan, the cage ban was lifted, paving the way for the UFC's entry into the state. (more...)
Jahlil Okafor's team option not among those exercised by Sixers
- November 01, 2017

For the Sixers, it's a move made with a clear eye toward the future. With Joel Embiid's big raise set to kick in next summer and Robert Covington likely on the verge of signing an extension, Bryan Colangelo and his staff need to find ways to free up money elsewhere. (more...)