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NFL Mock Draft: Raiders load up on talent in 4-round mock NFL Mock Draft: Raiders load up on talent in 4-round mock
- January 27, 2018

This quarterback will throw a attractive back-shoulder fade and then throw a gutter ball into heavy traffic right after. It was a amusing moment from Mayfield's week in Mobile, Ala ., where he shined at quarterback for the North team in practice. (more...)
Philly mayor says no Eagles jersey for William Penn statue
- January 27, 2018

They head to the Super Bowl for the eighth time since 2001, during the Brady-Belichick era, and the duo seeks their sixth title together. But this list might be growing on February 4th according to SportsBooks on mytopsportsbooks.com . The only number they cared about all season was the win column. The two combined have caught 20 passes for 271 yards this post-season and will be looking to put up those numbers during the championship game . (more...)
Cormier to step up for heavyweight shot Cormier to step up for heavyweight shot
- January 27, 2018

Stipe Miocic lands a right from the top on Francis Ngannou en route to retaining his heavyweight title on January 20 at UFC 220 in Boston. Miocic will put his UFC heavyweight belt on the line against Cormier , the UFC light heavyweight champion. (more...)
Federer sets up Australian Open summit clash with Cilic Federer sets up Australian Open summit clash with Cilic
- January 27, 2018

Ranked No. 58 in the world , Chung defeated multiple seeded players including No. 4 Alexander Zverev in the round of 32 and 14th-seeded Novak Djokovic in the round of 16, to reach the semifinal against Federer , arguably the best male player in the history of the sport. (more...)
How to Watch Simona Halep vs. Caroline Wozniacki How to Watch Simona Halep vs. Caroline Wozniacki
- January 27, 2018

She took out No. 4-seeded Elina Svitolina in straight sets in the quarterfinal but was struggling to match a consistent Wozniacki until late in the second set. Open. Wozniacki then called a trainer for treatment on her knee after being broken for the third time in the set to go down 3-4. Halep parted ways with Adidas in December, which had sponsored her for four years, just two months after becoming world No 1. (more...)
Jim Mattis wants to keep pressure on North Korea Jim Mattis wants to keep pressure on North Korea
- January 27, 2018

Ryom and Kim, two of 22 North Korean athletes added to the PyeongChang Olympics by the International Olympic Committee, finished third Friday in a tune-up for the Winter Games at the Four Continents Championships in Taipei. An estimated 3,600 additional United States service members were deployed to join the 28,000 USA troops already based in South Korea during last year's drills , which included ground, air, naval and special operations field exercises. (more...)
Chelsea's target man shortlist now includes Giroud Chelsea's target man shortlist now includes Giroud
- January 27, 2018

Italian news outlets widely reported Dzeko had decided against joining Chelsea on Thursday, per Football Italia . Roma finished top of their Champions League group ahead of Chelsea and will face Shakhtar Donetsk in the Round of 16. (more...)
Vince McMahon's XFL Will Return In 2020 Vince McMahon's XFL Will Return In 2020
- January 26, 2018

Whether you liked the original XFL or not, we will all see a new approach to the league which McMahon explained here. If you want to see where viewers are going, where eyeballs are going: championship game down eight percent in the National Football League, divisional round games down as low as 2009 in some windows, down as low as it has been in 15 years. (more...)
Bills Center Wood to Retire Due to Neck Injury Bills Center Wood to Retire Due to Neck Injury
- January 26, 2018

Eric Wood is one of the longest-tenured Bills. Wood, 31, was drafted by the Bills in 2009 in the first round, and has played his entire-nine year career with Buffalo. During Wood's exit physical at the end of the 2017 season a discovery was made that would put the center's future health at risk were he to continue to play football. (more...)
Moreno reveals Liverpool buzzword ahead of West Brom clash Moreno reveals Liverpool buzzword ahead of West Brom clash
- January 26, 2018

Lallana has started just once for Liverpool this season, in the 2-1 victory over Burnley on New Year's Day. 'Adam Lallana unfortunately has a little issue which keeps him, I'm pretty sure, out of the next game. Midfield: Jordan Henderson is expected to be back in contention after recovering from a hamstring injury so the skipper may come back in to the side against West Brom . (more...)
Jemele Hill leaving SportsCenter for another role at ESPN Jemele Hill leaving SportsCenter for another role at ESPN
- January 26, 2018

It's not clear if Smith will anchor the 6 p.m. SportsCenter solo or if someone will be brought in to be Hill's replacement. Hill was in the national spotlight during her feud with President Donald Trump , in which the pair traded barbs . (more...)
'Finalise details' of Trump's visit to Britain, May tells officials 'Finalise details' of Trump's visit to Britain, May tells officials
- January 26, 2018

President Trump meets with British Prime Minister Theresa May at the World Economic Forum , on January 25, 2018 , in Davos , Switzerland. President Donald Trump arrived in Davos, Switzerland , this morning where he will stay two days to attend the World Economic Forum . (more...)
Republic Day: No exchange of candies at Attari-Wagah border this year Republic Day: No exchange of candies at Attari-Wagah border this year
- January 26, 2018

Sharma added that ceasefire violation was the main issue of discussion during flag meeting with Pakistan. The 30-minute meeting was held at the request of the Pakistan Rangers. Last such meeting was held on September 29, 2017. Tension continues to prevail along the IB and LoC for the past few months due to repeated ceasefire violations. (more...)
Dyche signs new Clarets deal Dyche signs new Clarets deal
- January 26, 2018

They finished 16th in the top division last term, despite losing key players between both seasons. Burnley are in need of an extra attacking threat at present but it seems unlikely that Jackson will be thrown into first-team action given his lack of top flight experience and the fact that he didn't especially impress at Southport indicates that he isn't ready to step up for Sean Dyche's side. (more...)
Ben Roethlisberger thanks Todd Haley 'for everything he did' with Steelers Ben Roethlisberger thanks Todd Haley 'for everything he did' with Steelers
- January 26, 2018

Haley will not just be picking up Jackson's playbook, designing game plans from it and then using that to call plays on Sundays. The 50-year-old Haley spent six seasons guiding Pittsburgh's high-powered offense but was sacked following the Steelers' loss to Jacksonville in the playoffs. (more...)
Chelsea ace Kenedy completes loan move Chelsea ace Kenedy completes loan move
- January 26, 2018

He continued on about future teammates saying, " Christian Atsu , as well - we trained together at Chelsea and know each other, and he said good things about the club". That Newcastle defeat in 2006, incidentally, was at Stamford Bridge, where a John Terry goal was enough to give Chelsea a 1-0 win. Kenedy made one league appearance for Watford during last season's loan stint, totalling just 16 minutes. (more...)
Wolves-Golden State game preview Wolves-Golden State game preview
- January 26, 2018

The Warriors nailed a season-high 21 threes on 37 attempts in a 126-113 win over the Wolves. If you're taken by the art of scoring, the 126-113 Warriors' win at Oracle Arena was the premier exhibition across the National Basketball Association on Thursday evening. (more...)
Baker Mayfield says he's not a bad boy like Johnny Manziel Baker Mayfield says he's not a bad boy like Johnny Manziel
- January 26, 2018

Scouts are torn on whether Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield is more Johnny Manziel or Russell Wilson, but one AFC evaluator expects him to be a high pick despite the doubts surrounding the 2017 Heisman Trophy victor. Mayfield's status for the game is questionable because of his mother's health. "Family first. Always", Mayfield said. I would never put myself above my mom. (more...)
Jose Mourinho guidelines out extra switch enterprise in January Jose Mourinho guidelines out extra switch enterprise in January
- January 26, 2018

Because one-and-a-half years in England, adapted. But The Special One has refused to "fuel the fire" raging at Real - despite acknowledging he would like the winger as much as any other manager. "Madrid is on fire, the results are not good and it is a club where I worked three years". The prospect of facing them later in the tournament was a daunting one, particularly given how they eased to victory in El CLasico last month. (more...)
Floyd Mayweather Sr. Turns Himself In, Pleads Not Guilty To Battery Floyd Mayweather Sr. Turns Himself In, Pleads Not Guilty To Battery
- January 26, 2018

The alleged victim, Marsha Robbinson-Byrd, said she was at T-Mobile Arena watching the fight with Floyd Mayweather Sr . prior to the incident. Police said the pair reportedly got into a verbal argument inside a vehicle when Mayweather Sr. (more...)
With Super Bowl Teams Decided, Field Preparation Begins At US Bank Stadium With Super Bowl Teams Decided, Field Preparation Begins At US Bank Stadium
- January 26, 2018

Better odds are put on none of the players from either the New England Patriots or the Philadelphia Eagles taking a knee during the national anthem. Along those lines, he considers Sunday's snowstorm a "dry run" for the potential of Minneapolis getting walloped in the days leading up to or on game day. (more...)
Jones, Thome, Guerrero, Hoffman elected to Hall Jones, Thome, Guerrero, Hoffman elected to Hall
- January 26, 2018

Both have just four seasons left to get over the 75 percent threshold or else end up on the dubious list of baseball greats who were left on the outside looking in when it came to the Hall of Fame . Of the teams that Jones faced for 100 or more plate appearances, he had his worst batting average (.227), on-base percentage (.311) and slugging percentage (.437) against the Orioles. (more...)
Only One Non-New England State Is Rooting For The Patriots Only One Non-New England State Is Rooting For The Patriots
- January 26, 2018

Most fans and pundits expected the final to feature the Patriots and the Minnesota Vikings, however the Eagles managed to thrash the Vikings ; and they certainly have a great chance of beating the Patriots on the 4th of February, underdog status or no underdog status. (more...)
Conte admits frustration with lack of influence over Chelsea transfers Conte admits frustration with lack of influence over Chelsea transfers
- January 26, 2018

Sources close to the billionaire claim Abramovich was upset at Conte's public outburst following their Carabao Cup defeat to Arsenal and behind the scenes the club are adamant Conte has been consulted over player deals. Right now, given the strengthens in Belgium's attack, it would very hard to see how Batshuayi could find his way into the team but he needs to try. Reports have emerged from Chelsea that Conte is now a far cry from the happy coach of last season, and is constantly in a bad ... (more...)
Nassar scandal far from over despite sentence for doctor's molestations Nassar scandal far from over despite sentence for doctor's molestations
- January 26, 2018

Lou Anna Simon stepped down as president after calls for her to resign were growing louder by the day. But Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon is not leaving right away and she gets a Golden Parachute. Geddert said he had "zero knowledge" of Nassar's crimes. That came shortly after MI lawmakers voted overwhelmingly for a nonbinding House resolution that sought her removal over allegations that the school missed chances to stop Nassar. (more...)