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Holiday Bowl Pits No. 16 Michigan State Against No. 18 Washington State Holiday Bowl Pits No. 16 Michigan State Against No. 18 Washington State
- December 04, 2017

The 19th-ranked Spartans will take on No. 21 Washington State in the Holiday Bowl on December 28 in San Diego. The Cougars' opened the season with six-straight victories, including wins over No. This will be the first appearance for the Spartans and fourth for the Cougars in the Holiday Bowl, which pits the Big Ten against the Pacific 12 . (more...)
49ers excited for Jimmy Garoppolo's first start 49ers excited for Jimmy Garoppolo's first start
- December 04, 2017

San Francisco outgained their opponents 388-147, with their only issue being their ability to not find the endzone all day. The Jimmy Garoppolo era began for the 49ers on Sunday with the kind of optimism not typically associated with a team that entered December with one victory. (more...)
Race for Rangers target Shohei Ohtani narrows: The Yankees are out Race for Rangers target Shohei Ohtani narrows: The Yankees are out
- December 04, 2017

The Yankees appeared to be fairly optimistic about signing Ohtani and were pooling together as much global bonus money as possible. Ohtani, of course, will be limited to how much he can be paid because he is a foreign free agent under the age of 25 and is thus subject to the worldwide pool caps provided for under the Collective Bargaining Agreement. (more...)
Wisconsin, Miami to face off in Orange Bowl Wisconsin, Miami to face off in Orange Bowl
- December 04, 2017

The Orange Bowl between Miami and Wisconsin will kickoff at 8 PM ET on December 30th at Hard Rock Stadium. No. 5 Ohio State (11-2), spurned for the final spot in the CFP semifinals, is headed to the against Southern California (11-2). (more...)
Matthew Stafford suffers bruised hand in Lions' loss Matthew Stafford suffers bruised hand in Lions' loss
- December 04, 2017

Otherwise, the offense played its best game of the season as quarterback Joe Flacco threw for two touchdown passes and completed 23 of 36 passes for 269 yards. Kirthmon F. Dozier, Detroit Free Press Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford throws the ball in the first quarter against the Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 3, 2017 in Baltimore, Md. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski apologizes, blames frustration for late hit on Tre'Davious White Rob Gronkowski apologizes, blames frustration for late hit on Tre'Davious White
- December 04, 2017

Gronkowski did apologize for the hit following the game, saying he just got caught up in emotions and was frustrated. "I'm not in the business of that", Gronk told reporters. "No, I understand. It was bulls***". "And there was a couple of times in the game". I mean, it's like, crazy. "But, just through the frustration process, game of football emotions, just what happened". (more...)
UM to play SC in Outback Bowl UM to play SC in Outback Bowl
- December 04, 2017

Last year, MI lost to Florida State, 33-32 in the Orange Bowl . The two teams met most recently in the 2013 Outback Bowl , where SC won 33-28. The Buckeyes (11-2) finished No. The Michigan-Michigan State night game on October 7 at Michigan Stadium also was on ABC and was the highest-rated college football game in week six across all networks. (more...)
Tyrod Taylor carted off, Nathan Peterman in at QB Tyrod Taylor carted off, Nathan Peterman in at QB
- December 04, 2017

Buffalo trailed New England 23-3 when its starting signal caller headed to the locker room; hopes of a comeback were slim even with him under center. It's unclear exactly when Taylor suffered the injury, but he was playing in pain for most of the game after he was slow to get up after taking a sack on the Bills' first offensive possession. (more...)
Guardiola: Guardiola: "I can't control myself and I need to do better"
- December 04, 2017

Guardiola courted controversy on Wednesday evening after gesticulating on the pitch with Redmond following City's late win. The former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss has been given until Monday to respond to the FA. He is a player I would like to keep at the club. That's it. Nothing more , nothing less. "I wouldn't bank on it happening every week so the sooner we start scoring earlier the better. (more...)
Penn State to play Washington in the Fiesta Bowl Penn State to play Washington in the Fiesta Bowl
- December 03, 2017

Penn State will make its 48th bowl appearance and fourth in four seasons since the NCAA lifted the school's bowl ban after the Jerry Sandusky scandal. The losses were to Arizona State and Stanford. The Nittany Lions most recently played in the game back in 1997, when Penn State beat Texas 38-15. Penn State has a 2-0 all-time head-to-head record against Washington. (more...)
Tom Brady Yells At Josh McDaniels On The Sideline Tom Brady Yells At Josh McDaniels On The Sideline
- December 03, 2017

Favre's 26 victories came against the Detroit Lions . New England's last road loss happened at Miami on January 3rd, 2016 in what was essentially a throwaway game for them having already clinched their playoff spot. Brady is playing nothing like a 40-year old quarterback and the addition of wide receiver Brandin Cooks has given them a viable deep threat. Buffalo can keep their playoff hopes alive with a win, whereas New England can guarantee yet another double-digit win season if they ... (more...)
Hole-by-hole analysis of Tiger Woods' final round Hole-by-hole analysis of Tiger Woods' final round
- December 03, 2017

Woods, who is playing for the first time since February, was in trouble from the opening hole, hitting his tee shot at the first into the sand bordering the fairway. Said Tiger after his round, "It's ridiculous it took me 14 holes to make a birdie". Another birdie at number 11 had him six-under for the day before he three-putted the par-three 12th hole for his first bogey of the round. (more...)
Darron Lee a healthy New York Jets scratch vs. Chiefs Darron Lee a healthy New York Jets scratch vs. Chiefs
- December 03, 2017

Lee, a second-year linebacker, has been a focal point in the Jets' defense and played well after struggling early in the season. Lee has been at his best playing downhill as a pass rusher. This is Revis' first game back in the National Football League since the Jets cut him earlier this year. Both the Jets and Chiefs have lost five of six and are trying to get their seasons back on track. (more...)
Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor
- December 03, 2017

Inmate records from the Barrow County Sheriff's Office indicate that Patrick was arrested on misdemeanor charges of possession of marijuana less than one ounce. For Patrick, this is the third time he has been arrested since enrolling at Georgia three years ago. The former Mays standout was suspended four games as a second offender following an early October arrest for two misdemeanor charges involving possession of less than once ounce of marijuana and parking in a prohibited area. (more...)
No. 2 Oklahoma will face No. 3 Georgia in Rose Bowl No. 2 Oklahoma will face No. 3 Georgia in Rose Bowl
- December 03, 2017

OU and Georgia, interestingly enough, have never played each other. Coming into Sunday, Clemson, Oklahoma and Georgia were virtual locks for the playoff after winning their respective conference title games on Saturday. 3. The Big Ten was left out of the CFP entirely. Earlier forecast: Georgia over Oklahoma; Clemson over Alabama. Oklahoma has faced teams from the SEC a total of 163 times. (more...)
Win for Mahindra Racing in Hong Kong ePrix Win for Mahindra Racing in Hong Kong ePrix
- December 03, 2017

Rosenqvist thus claims his second Formula E win, completing an unusual race for the Mahindra driver after he spun out of the lead at the first corner at the start of the race and recovered to second. " We want the opportunity to be able to clarify all details, that's why we've announced the intent to appeal ". "Formula E has hit the nail on the head - the hype is there for e-mobility and that is why there is a guaranteed great future for this because people are going to be watching and ... (more...)
Attempt to implode Pontiac Silverdome an EPIC FAILURE? Attempt to implode Pontiac Silverdome an EPIC FAILURE?
- December 03, 2017

Officials with Adamo, the demolition company, said it did weaken the Silverdome, and it could still fall, but the timetable is uncertain. Crews were to partially implode the mechanical equipment platform at the top of the 400,000 square foot building. (more...)
Real Madrid interested in Liverpool's Salah, reveals Egypt coach Real Madrid interested in Liverpool's Salah, reveals Egypt coach
- December 03, 2017

Liverpool already face a battle to stop Philippe Coutinho going to Barcelona . Meanwhile, Chelsea were winning titles and making a profit on players so it could be critics of the eventual transfers of Kevin De Bruyne and Salah from foreign clubs to Premier League rivals are being wise after the event. (more...)
Ben Stokes nets with Canterbury Kings ahead of cricketing return Ben Stokes nets with Canterbury Kings ahead of cricketing return
- December 03, 2017

He was signed by Canterbury earlier this week and is being speculated as he is preparing for Ashes call-up. It was that incident which moved the England and Wales Cricket Board to stand Stokes down from worldwide cricket, effectively ruling him out of the Ashes, at least until the matter is resolved. (more...)
Sadam Ali defeats retiring Miguel Cotto via unanimous decision Sadam Ali defeats retiring Miguel Cotto via unanimous decision
- December 03, 2017

Sadam Ali , right, is congratulated by Miguel Cotto after defeating Cotto in a WBO junior middleweight title boxing match, early Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in NY. Ali's hand speed proved troublesome for Cotto. And Ali, despite being a solid, crafty, young fighter, is a sizeable underdog against the Puerto Rican star tonight. (more...)
Alistair Overeem issues statement following brutal KO loss to Francis Ngannou Alistair Overeem issues statement following brutal KO loss to Francis Ngannou
- December 03, 2017

Alistair Overeem has fought 60 times in MMA, including 13 in the UFC. Francis Ngannou may have earned himself a championship fight. This was exactly the kind of win Ngannou needed to firmly establish himself as the most exciting emerging force at heavyweight in years, ensuring that a title shot with Stipe Miocic is now guaranteed in 2018. (more...)
UFC: Holloway defeats Aldo again UFC: Holloway defeats Aldo again
- December 03, 2017

Prelims aired on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass. Frankie Edgar was supposed to fight Holloway, but broke an orbital bone a few weeks ago while training and Aldo was asked to fight two weeks earlier than he was scheduled. It was the beginning of the end once the Hawaiian had him backed up against the fence, but Aldo's incredible heart made him stay in the fight longer than he should have. (more...)
Pogba ruled out of Manchester derby Pogba ruled out of Manchester derby
- December 03, 2017

Paul Pogba saw a straight red for a risky tackle on Hector Bellerin and that will haunt Mourinho ahead of the Manchester derby. It was De Gea, however, who Mourinho singled out for special praise, telling BT Sport: " I told him after the match, what I saw today was the best from a goalkeeper in the world ". (more...)
Jason Aldean & Wife Welcome Baby Boy Jason Aldean & Wife Welcome Baby Boy
- December 03, 2017

The country superstar and the former Brittany Kerr welcomed Memphis Aldean Williams on Friday (Dec. 1) at 1:29PM. "In a year that has been a rollercoaster ride, this is what it's all about". Memphis is the couple's first child. Check out the sweet family photo that features the new mother holding the baby in he arms while the proud dad looks at them lovingly. (more...)
Manchester City expected XI: Pep Guardiola to pick this 4-3 Manchester City expected XI: Pep Guardiola to pick this 4-3
- December 03, 2017

We've won our last 12 games and we are better - we can not deny that. Kompany said: "I put myself in the position if I was the manager of West Ham, I suppose I would've seen the images against Southampton and Huddersfield, I would've seen what causes trouble and I would've trained extremely hard on those points for that game". (more...)