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Dominik Eberle tabbed a semifinalist for Lou Groza Award Dominik Eberle tabbed a semifinalist for Lou Groza Award
- November 03, 2017

Along with being a semifinalist for the Lou Groza Award, Carlson was also named one of 11 semifinalists for the Wuerffel Trophy, which is college football's premier community service award. The award is named for Lou Groza, who was an NFL Hall of Famer and played 21 seasons with the Cleveland Browns, helping them to four championships. (more...)
Damian Lillard's late 3 halts Lakers' comeback bid in Portland Damian Lillard's late 3 halts Lakers' comeback bid in Portland
- November 03, 2017

Ball also didn't grab a rebound until the third quarter, which is uncharacteristic since he crashes the boards often. However, LA picked up its defense and managed to cut the deficit to only four points by halftime, showing inspired fight back in front of a national television audience. (more...)
Jets, Bills will rock Color Rush uniforms for Thursday night clash Jets, Bills will rock Color Rush uniforms for Thursday night clash
- November 03, 2017

But the Jets had a season-high seven sacks, the most since they also had seven sacks on September 12, 2016 against the Bengals. In their second meeting on Thursday, McCoy simply never got it going. By swallowing up Buffalo's offensive line, NY was able to dictate the pace and slowly pull away in the second half. If you're a Steelers fan, you'll probably want to cheer on the Jets Thursday night just in case the Bills factor into any kind of playoff seeding come the end of the season. (more...)
49ers WR out for season with neck injury 49ers WR out for season with neck injury
- November 03, 2017

The San Francisco 49ers placed wide receiver Pierre Garcon on injured reserve Thursday night, ending his 2017 season. Garcon has a non-displcaed fracture of the right c5 pedicle with an eight-week recovery period, according to Lynch. Beathard. He was on pace for the third 1,000-yard campaign of his career. Rookie receiver Trent Taylor - primarily a slot receiver - has 182 receiving yards, while fellow rookies Victor Bolden and Kendrick Bourne have yet to catch a pass at the National ... (more...)
Palisade Asset Management LLC Has $12.19 Million Holdings in Wells Fargo & Company
- November 03, 2017

About 11.87 million shares traded. It is up 19.95% since November 2, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 37.92% the S&P500. The institutional investor owned 89,822 shares of the financial services provider's stock after purchasing an additional 45,598 shares during the period. (more...)
2nd Test: West Indies clinch series despite Zimbabwe holding out for draw 2nd Test: West Indies clinch series despite Zimbabwe holding out for draw
- November 03, 2017

Ironically Holder, who was on 11 when he was given a second life, would go on to score an unbeaten 71, sharing a record breaking 144-run seventh wicket partnership with and wicketkeeper batsman Shane Dowrich, who also finished unbeaten on 75. (more...)
Pelicans have continued to show interest in Pistons' Reggie Jackson Pelicans have continued to show interest in Pistons' Reggie Jackson
- November 03, 2017

Marc Stein of the New York Times reported Thursday that the Pistons are showing interest in Bledsoe . With Reggie Jackson already at point, Stein notes that any deal would depend on what the Pistons would attach to Jackson in return for Bledsoe . (more...)
Patrice Evra Poses For Selfies After Kicking Fan In Head Patrice Evra Poses For Selfies After Kicking Fan In Head
- November 03, 2017

The 36-year-old now faces nearly certain sanction by UEFA following scenes reminiscent of Eric Cantona's kung-fu kick at Selhurst Park in 1995. Video footage showed Evra lashing out at one of his own club's fans as players and supporters, who had seemingly scaled barriers to reach the advertising hoardings at the Estadio D Afonso Henriques, confronted each other at the side of the pitch. (more...)
Deshaun Watson Reportedly Suffered A Non-Contact ACL Tear In Practice Deshaun Watson Reportedly Suffered A Non-Contact ACL Tear In Practice
- November 02, 2017

In a shootout loss to the Seahawks, Watson threw for 402 yards and four touchdowns while rushing for another 67 yards. He'll undergo an MRI to confirm, but it's absolutely devastating news for Texans fans and fantasy owners alike. Now were finding out that "limited" tag may actually turn out to be "out for season". Earlier Thursday, Watson became the first rookie quarterback to ever win AFC Offensive Player of the Month. (more...)
Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo snubs Goodison Park move Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo snubs Goodison Park move
- November 02, 2017

The Toffees have been without a manager since parting ways with Ronald Koeman last week and are now in a bad position as they are languishing in 18th position on the League standings . "His agent Jorge Mendes is listening, no decision made yet". Wolves, Nuno, Mendes and the club's owners are a very tangled web indeed, it would take a lot of work for Everton to untangle that. (more...)
No. 3 Ohio State looks to keep winning streak going at Iowa No. 3 Ohio State looks to keep winning streak going at Iowa
- November 02, 2017

What he has to show: Barrett still has a road game at Iowa this week and the season-ending rivalry game with MI to finish 2017. Why he's top-five: Barrett has been a Heisman afterthought this season since that Oklahoma loss earlier in the season. (more...)
Angels reach 5-year deal with Justin Upton
- November 02, 2017

Astros pitcher and former Tigers ace Justin Verlander fields questions after Houston won the World Series on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Los Angeles. In Anaheim specifically, he hit.245/.357/.531 with seven homers in 27 games. The backloading aside, it's the equivalent of adding one year and $17.5 million on to his existing deal, but gives the Angels more financial flexibility up front. (more...)
Indianapolis Colts QB placed on IR, will not play in 2017 season
- November 02, 2017

Quarterback Andrew Luck will not play this season. The 28-year-old underwent offseason shoulder surgery to fix an issue that had been plaguing him since 2015, but the Colts felt that Luck could be back as soon as Week 1 and that he would return at some point early in the season. (more...)
Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad
- November 02, 2017

Young has not played for England since a World Cup qualifying match against Ukraine on 10 September 2013, but has never given up on his dream of representing his country again. "I don't know how you can get in an England squad without getting in an Arsenal team", Southgate said. He said that until Wilshere starts playing more in the Premier League, he will not play for England, and he has told Wenger that. (more...)
Virat Kohli's walkie-talkie usage during India-New Zealand T20I within ICC parameters Virat Kohli's walkie-talkie usage during India-New Zealand T20I within ICC parameters
- November 02, 2017

Having lost a closely fought first match by eight runs, Pakistan struggled from the outset, losing Ayesha Zafar, the opener, in the seventh over. While many felt he had violated the rules, he was given clean chit by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). (more...)
David Unsworth praises 'amazing' Everton job David Unsworth praises 'amazing' Everton job
- November 02, 2017

David Unsworth's side are also 18th in the Premier League and have only won two of their ten league matches this term. It's a fabulous job at a fabulous club'. "Sunday's a cup final for me and I think we've got to play it like a cup final, I certainly want the players to play it like a cup final". "The sooner we start winning some games, the sooner everybody - not just the new signings - can start performing and gain the confidence to perform and to bring their A game to the pitch and ... (more...)
Gordon Hayward reflected on his horrifying injury in emotional blog post Gordon Hayward reflected on his horrifying injury in emotional blog post
- November 02, 2017

The press conference is set to begin at 10 a.m. He also said it was therapeutic to simply write Wednesday's 3,600-word blog entry. Hayward said the initial days of being confined to bed with his foot elevated were hard to take, and he continues to process his emotions over the injury. (more...)
Steve Kerr Would Vote Gregg Popovich for President Steve Kerr Would Vote Gregg Popovich for President
- November 02, 2017

So it might not come as a surprise that Kerr believes Popovich would make for a good US president. We're three years away from the next USA presidential election, but Steve Kerr won't hesitate to vote for his colleague and former coach Gregg Popovich if he was to run for president. (more...)
Indy to host 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship Indy to host 2022 College Football Playoff National Championship
- November 02, 2017

Those are huge deals for the city, but we already know Indianapolis can play host to the biggest events in sports, as witnessed during the 2012 Super Bowl, and annually at the Indianapolis 500. "While this was truly a collaborative effort of many entities, we felt that it was important for the Orange Bowl Committee to take the lead on putting this bid together as the organization that hosted the region's previous 20 national championships". (more...)
Papa John's says National Football League protests are hurting sales Papa John's says National Football League protests are hurting sales
- November 02, 2017

This would be the ultimate case of guilt by association since Schnatter's allegations not only take as fact that any negative feelings fans have for the National Football League and/or its handling of this issue extends to its advertisers and sponsors. (more...)
Nawaz Sharif says will appear before accountability court on Friday Nawaz Sharif says will appear before accountability court on Friday
- November 02, 2017

Also, talking to reporters in London on Tuesday, ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif said that people of Pakistan and not any individual could decide about any minus or plus formulas. Nawaz Sharif served as the Prime Minister of Pakistan from 2013 until disqualification by the Supreme Court of Pakistan in 2017. However, party leaders have time and again claimed that this formula is unacceptable. (more...)
The Ashes: Trevor Bayliss reveals England cricketers imposed their own drinking ban The Ashes: Trevor Bayliss reveals England cricketers imposed their own drinking ban
- November 02, 2017

It remains unclear whether the star allrounder will play any part in the Ashes . They will not be subject to curfews or greater security in Australia , but the management have reinforced that they must... "'In the end it's the players" own choice whether they break a rule or work things out for themselves. Marsh set the record with 51 beers but his teammate Boon beat him in 1989 with 52, though the pilot apparently had to add in a few loops to give him extra time to do so - though Boon, ... (more...)
World Series victor proposes on live TV World Series victor proposes on live TV
- November 02, 2017

Interviewed after the game on Fox, shortstop Correa said of the Astros' World Series title , "It's one of the biggest accomplishments of my life, and right now I want to take another big step in my life". Jude Children's Research Hospital, Pink Ribbon Awareness, and Special Olympics, according to FHM . After staging three big comebacks and then staving off another from the Dodgers , the Astros were able to win the game in extra innings with a walk-off hit from Alex Bregman that scored ... (more...)
Two Ghanaians nominated for African Player of the Year award
- November 02, 2017

Moses is considered favourite for the award due to his fantastic season with Chelsea past year and his contributions to Nigeria picking the 2018 World Cup ticket from the group that had reigning African champions Cameroon, Algeria and Zambia. (more...)
Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar: Man Utd experience something special. De Gea...? Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar: Man Utd experience something special. De Gea...?
- November 02, 2017

Daley Blind settled the points with a 78th-minute penalty after Benfica goalkeeper tasted bad luck against United yet again as the ball rebounded off his back and into his own net. In the past five head to head stats between these two teams, three matches won by Manchester United and two matches ended in a draw. So perhaps his performance will leave Wolves wondering what might have been had they pulled off one of the deals they were reportedly pursuing on transfer deadline day. (more...)