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Giants expected to hire Vikings OC Pat Shurmur as head coach Giants expected to hire Vikings OC Pat Shurmur as head coach
- January 15, 2018

According to Ian Rapoport of NFL.com , Shurmur is the NFC East franchise's preferred option, and if "Big Blue" offers him the job, he's expected to accept. And Shurmur has a long resume of quarterback work, from Donovan McNabb to Nick Foles to this season's success with Case Keenum (though his top two quarterbacks in Cleveland were Colt McCoy and Brandon Weeden). (more...)
Jose Mourinho May Have Ended the Beef with Antonio Conte Jose Mourinho May Have Ended the Beef with Antonio Conte
- January 15, 2018

With only 41 Premier League goals this season, Chelsea have scored less than any of their top-four rivals and lag 16 points behind leaders Manchester City . Earlier this week Antonio Conte reiterated his commitment to Chelsea as he insisted he will not walk away from the club at the end of the season. (more...)
Rangers bid £350k for Kilmarnock playmaker Jordan Jones Rangers bid £350k for Kilmarnock playmaker Jordan Jones
- January 15, 2018

The Northern Ireland worldwide has featured in a total of 25 matches for his team thus far this season, scoring three goals and has also set up three more for his team-mates. Rangers have already signed QPR's Sean Goss and Brighton's Jamie Murphy on loan this month, as well as welcoming Andy Halliday and Michael O'Halloran back from short-term spells at Gabala and St Johnstone respectively. (more...)
Jalen Ramsey says Jaguars will win Super Bowl
- January 15, 2018

We embrace it. We live for it. Roethlisberger managed to get his own form of individual revenge by finishing with 469 yards and five touchdowns on the day. With two timeouts remaining, the Steelers could have kicked deep or gone for the onside kick. Jaguars kicker Josh Lambo nailed a 45-yarder to silence the stunned crowd. (more...)
Dana White Confirms He'll Dethrone Conor McGregor If He Doesn't Fight Soon Dana White Confirms He'll Dethrone Conor McGregor If He Doesn't Fight Soon
- January 15, 2018

Love Conor, respect Conor, love everything that he has done for the company, everybody knows that, the belt would have to move on. The Notorious has not fought in the Octagon since he defeated Eddie Alvarez in November 2016 to win the belt. (more...)
Mourinho admits Mkhitaryan could leave as United close in on Alexis Sanchez Mourinho admits Mkhitaryan could leave as United close in on Alexis Sanchez
- January 15, 2018

Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Manchester United will extend David de Gea's current contract by a further year and the plan is to offer the star goalkeeper another long term contract in the near future. "Mkhitaryan played the last match in the FA Cup against Derby". The 36-year-old spent seven months out of the game due to knee ligament damage suffered in the Europa League in April, but made his miraculous comeback in November . (more...)
Zach Ertz limited to three catches while Eagles advance to NFC Championship
- January 15, 2018

The Eagles' defense dominated in their 15-10 home NFC divisional playoff win over the Falcons on Saturday night. And, with his team trailing, Foles was doing all this while throwing into the gusty wind that gave both quarterbacks trouble. (more...)
Kane sets new record for Spurs Kane sets new record for Spurs
- January 15, 2018

In what was Everton's worst performance under new manager Sam Allardyce , Spurs brushed aside the visitors with an emphatic win the move them level with 4th place Liverpool . That's gotta be what I wanna do and just keep improving. Wayne Rooney then dragged an effort wide at the other end and looked to have given Everton the lead in the 22nd minute as he turned Tosun's flick-on beyond Hugo Lloris from point-blank range, only to be correctly denied by the offside flag. (more...)
Ronda Rousey Dines w/ Triple H ... Closer to WWE Deal?! Ronda Rousey Dines w/ Triple H ... Closer to WWE Deal?!
- January 15, 2018

A showdown with Rousey would give VanZant a chance to face one of her heroes. Paige VanZant is a former strawweight competitor in UFC who makes her flyweight debut on January 14 at UFC Fight Night 124 . The Wrestling Observer's Dave Meltzer recently weighed in on his opinion on the story and it seems that he thinks that WWE has once again used the internet to their advantage. (more...)
Harry Kane becomes Tottenham's Premier League record goalscorer with brace against Everton Harry Kane becomes Tottenham's Premier League record goalscorer with brace against Everton
- January 15, 2018

Kane, who last month broke Alan Shearer's record for the most Premier League goals in a calendar year, has now netted 20 times in the league this season to join his fellow Englishman and Thierry Henry as the only players to reach that mark in four successive campaigns. (more...)
Zidane and Real Madrid under fire after defeat
- January 15, 2018

There is a danger that his position could become untenable if Madrid - the two-time defending European champions - lose to Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League last 16, the first leg of which will be played at the Bernabeu on February 14. (more...)
The Eagles soar into the NFC Championship Game
- January 15, 2018

Yet Jones refused to point any fingers, saying only, "We're way better than we've played, for sure". When risks were needed, Pederson took them. But, Atlanta's offense struggled to find the end zone. That's what we thought was the best play to go win the game. Oh. And it should probably be mentioned that the Super Bowl will be played in Atlanta next year. (more...)
Wijnaldum Pays Tribute To The Departed Philippe Coutinho Wijnaldum Pays Tribute To The Departed Philippe Coutinho
- January 15, 2018

Barcelona headhunted former Liverpool star Coutinho for quite some time now and their persistent chase of the Brazilian is enough to illustrate the club's need to pay for what could not have been produced. He was five years here. When a big player leaves, a big player leaves. "We have our eyes open in this window but we won't do insane things", he said. (more...)
Arsène Wenger admits Alexis Sanchez could leave Arsenal within 48 hours Arsène Wenger admits Alexis Sanchez could leave Arsenal within 48 hours
- January 15, 2018

Redknapp though believes that Arsenal should never be selling to either club, effectively strengthening a Premier League rival. BT Sports pundit Ferdinand was forced to concede any notion of Sanchez potentially joining his former club United as opposed to City . (more...)
New England Patriots team grades vs Tennessee Titans Divisional Round
- January 15, 2018

It was the second time these two teams met in the playoffs, with the last time coming in 2004, a year the Patriots won the Super Bowl . "Nothing really should get in the way of that". HEISMAN BROTHERS: Mariota, the 2014 Heisman victor, and Derrick Henry , the 2015 Heisman victor, combined to turn in the best rushing performance in franchise history in the wild-card round. (more...)
Sizzling Bruins top Canadiens in shootout Sizzling Bruins top Canadiens in shootout
- January 15, 2018

Goals from Montreal's Alex Galchenyuk and Boston's David Krejci were exchanged and the pace picked up considerably before Chara's shot to Danault's head ended the period ahead of schedule. According to the broadcast Chara's shot was clocked at 123 km/h (76 mph), which is fortunate considering how hard the Bruins captain can fire the puck. (more...)
Louisville's 'Keepers of the Dream' concert honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Louisville's 'Keepers of the Dream' concert honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
- January 15, 2018

I had just returned to my unit (101st Airborne), after spending nearly a month in U.S. Army hospitals in Vietnam for my wounds, when I heard the news that King had been killed (Apil 4, 1968). "That is what Martin Luther King devoted his life to but neither he nor his memory can accomplish this alone". Amy Durbin, the director of Education at the New Haven Museum , says that there will be three storytellers who will share information not only on King's role in the civil rights movement, but ... (more...)
Jags destroy Steelers' Mike Mitchell on Twitter, troll everyone after playoff win Jags destroy Steelers' Mike Mitchell on Twitter, troll everyone after playoff win
- January 15, 2018

Can't blame them! They beat the big, bad Steelers and robbed them of a shot to get revenge on the Patriots . "We need the notes the Steelers got on the Patriots", Church said, per The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Sean Gentille . Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger threw a deep ball intended for JuJu Smith-Schuster that was incomplete. In the fourth quarter, Fournette powered in for a 3-yard touchdown to give the Jaguars a 35-21 lead. (more...)
Jalen Ramsey is guaranteeing a Super Bowl 52 victory already Jalen Ramsey is guaranteeing a Super Bowl 52 victory already
- January 15, 2018

About a half-hour after the Steelers' 45-42 loss to the Jaguars in the AFC Divisional Playoffs on Sunday at Heinz Field, the franchise quarterback took to the podium in the press conference room with one particularly pressing personal matter at hand: Will he play a 15th National Football League season later this year? The first fourth-down failure came late in the first quarter, with the Jaguars shockingly up 14-0. (more...)
England cricketer Ben Stokes charged with affray after Bristol nightclub brawl England cricketer Ben Stokes charged with affray after Bristol nightclub brawl
- January 15, 2018

Stokes subsequently played no part in England's Ashes defence, as they fell to a 4-0 defeat in Australia. The England all-rounder was released but subject to an investigation following the disturbance in September, with Avon and Somerset Police referring the case to the CPS for "charging advice" in November. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward left out of squad for Bournemouth Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward left out of squad for Bournemouth
- January 15, 2018

According to a Daily Mail report, Manchester United are prepared to make Alexis Sanchez the Premier League's first £350,000-a-week player - with Jose Mourinho pledging to pay for it by sacrificing summer bids for Antoine Griezmann and Gareth Bale. (more...)
Australian Open: Nick Kyrgios coasts to second round with easy win Australian Open: Nick Kyrgios coasts to second round with easy win
- January 15, 2018

Dutra Silva was rewarded for his aggressive play in the third set, hitting 17 winners, but could not recover from 0/40 down on serve in the seventh game and that break of serve would be enough for Kyrgios, who served out the match three games later on his first match point. (more...)
AFC divisional playoffs: Three takeaways from Patriots' win over Titans AFC divisional playoffs: Three takeaways from Patriots' win over Titans
- January 15, 2018

With AP Photos. Tom Brady and the big game-tested Patriots square off against the sack-happy Jacksonville Jaguars next Sunday in the AFC championship game in Foxborough, Massachusetts, with the victor headed to the Super Bowl . Leading 14-7, the Patriots stretched their lead to 14 just before halftime thanks to a trio of careless penalties on the Titans . New England proved they are the crème of the National Football League crop. (more...)
Fatigue the issue for goal-shy Chelsea, says Conte
- January 15, 2018

Conte's side survived several first-half chances from the Foxes and the fans grew increasingly concerned as Chelsea struggled to create chances of their own, but Courtois has asked for more patience. But we have to consider that, in this period, to face all competitions is not simple. Despite Leicester City being reduced to ten for the final 22 minutes thanks to Ben Chilwell's red card, the Premier League champs were forced to settle for a point in the goalless encounter. (more...)
Rafael Nadal coy on retirement talk after breezing through Australian Open opener Rafael Nadal coy on retirement talk after breezing through Australian Open opener
- January 15, 2018

The powerful start to the Australian Open shows he remains a force to be reckoned with, despite this being the first time he arrived in Melbourne without having played a single competitive match in the season. It took one service break, in the seventh game, for the Kyrgios to win the set and match 6-4. Ferrer, a 2013 semi-finalist here, had previously been stunned in the 2017 US Open by Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan. (more...)