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Bills trade Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby Bills trade Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby
- August 12, 2017

McDermott acknowledged his most hard challenge was not merely breaking the news of Watkins' departure to Taylor. "I had calls from multiple teams about Sammy back to June shortly after I took over the job". He required a second operation in January after aggravating the injury last season. Because the Rams and the Bills have new offensive schemes this year, it's tough to really evaluate how these receivers will fare in their new homes, but obviously that's not going to stop us from trying. (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant won't play in preseason opener Pittsburgh Steelers WR Martavis Bryant won't play in preseason opener
- August 12, 2017

As for the quarterback situation, Dobbs is a fourth-round pick out of the University of Tennessee who spent the full four-year term with the Volunteers - and earned his aerospace engineering degree in the process. Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert released the following statement, via Pittsburgh's team website . "My feeling is there's nothing to be gained by a holdout", Colbert said Wednesday. (more...)
Cavs' Kyrie Irving Prefers Trade To Clippers Over Spurs, Knicks, & Heat? Cavs' Kyrie Irving Prefers Trade To Clippers Over Spurs, Knicks, & Heat?
- August 12, 2017

I was 17 years old, played in the Nike Extravaganza in California, and I ended up wearing these Nike Kobe Bruce Lee editions for that game. Initially, four teams popped up in reports as destinations that Irving would want to go to. In all, not much traction has been seen on the Irving trade front, as there hasn't been much more than rumored interest and offers among teams to this point. (more...)
Mets are promoting their next best prospect Mets are promoting their next best prospect
- August 12, 2017

Rosario's first career homer proved to be a game victor as it broke a 6-all tie in the ninth. "So to be here today, it's just an wonderful feeling". Now that Smith is up with the Mets , the club has shown a dedication to a youth movement in the second half of the season with Amed Rosario seeing regular playing time at shortstop. (more...)
Leicester lose late to Arsenal in ridiculous 7 goal opener
- August 12, 2017

England striker Jamie Vardy , who was heavily linked with Arsenal 12 months ago, scored a brace either side of a Danny Welbeck leveller that showed Arsenal's rearguard to be equally awful from open play and set-piece situations. For several years, Arsenal fans have yearned for Arsene Wenger to sign a proven, quality striker to lead the lines, but to no avail. The Frenchman will be hoping it's a sign of changing fortunes after a season when he reached his nadir. (more...)
Pep Guardiola Looking To Add To His Manchester City Squad
- August 12, 2017

It is widely being said that Matic's inclusion will mean more freedom for Paul Pogba, but this also means the Red Devils' defence will be even more hard to get past. City's playing staff has undergone a massive overhaul over the last two summer transfer windows after Guardiola took over one of the oldest squads in Europe. (more...)
Arsenal produce stunning comeback to beat Leicester City in opening night thriller Arsenal produce stunning comeback to beat Leicester City in opening night thriller
- August 12, 2017

But Manager Arsene Wenger made a double substitution, bringing in Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud after 67 minutes of play, and in the 83rd and 85th minute, both players scored to hand Arsenal the win. Amid the joy - and relief - of victory, there was nonetheless plenty to concern Wenger, not least the manner in which his side conceded all three goals. (more...)
Watch Conor McGregor's Open Media Workout Watch Conor McGregor's Open Media Workout
- August 12, 2017

Konstantin takes some of the silver-tongued UFC superstar's one-liners from his news conferences leading up to his megafight against Floyd Mayweather , and plays a song on his ukulele. WBA Light Heavyweight Titlist Nathan Cleverly will defend his title against former 168-pound world champion Badou Jack "The Ripper", who is stepping up in weight and into this world title tilt. (more...)
Guardiola forecasts end to City spending spree
- August 12, 2017

But most of the strikers we have, with Sergio [Aguero], Rash [Raheem Sterling], Leroy [Sane], Gabriel [Jesus], Bernardo Silva , all of them are so, so young and are going to stay for the future. Mendy also struggled with injuries last season but still managed to make 25 Ligue 1 appearances for Monaco as Leonardo Jardim's side won France's top flight, contributing five assists. (more...)
Man City keeper Ederson: Pep Guardiola said to forget price tag
- August 12, 2017

With Sergio Aguero and Brazilian Gabriel Jesus the options for central striker and the likes of David Silva, Kevin De Bruyne, Raheem Sterling, Leroy Sane and new arrival Bernardo Silva to choose from as attacking midfielders, City have little choice but to attack. (more...)
Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez must offload players before he can buy
- August 12, 2017

It is expected that City will fail in their pursuit for the Spain global this summer, considering the star's importance in Barca's starting XI and they have already lost a key player this summer in the shape of Neymar. There should not be any shoehorning of players into unfamiliar roles this season after Guardiola signed three top-level full-backs - Kyle Walker , Benjamin Mendy and Danilo - at a combined cost of around £124 million. (more...)
Liverpool to reject bids for Coutinho amid Barca interest Liverpool to reject bids for Coutinho amid Barca interest
- August 12, 2017

Equally there is anger on the club's part that Coutinho submitted a transfer request having been told in face-to-face meetings with the owners and Klopp that such a move would not be entertained. "He has tremendous love for the club and its fans but, like Steven Gerrard and Luis Suarez have pointed out in the past, Liverpool does not let its players leave on amicable terms". (more...)
Thin Chelsea squad must steer clear of injuries, says Cahill
- August 12, 2017

But with a return to the Champions League resulting in additional fixtures, the Blues' squad size appears thin. Conte said: "I'm not looking for sympathy of any coaches for this situation". "Matic knows very well what I think about him", he said . Premier League pundit Jamie Redknapp told the Daily Mail , "Exiling Costa and bringing in Alvaro Morata is one of the biggest trades I can remember in the Premier League ". (more...)
Usain Bolt running last individual race Saturday Usain Bolt running last individual race Saturday
- August 12, 2017

If he does prevail, it would be his 11th global gold in a row in a flawless record that stretches back to the World Championships in Daegu, South Korea, in 2011. He will take part in Diamond League races in Birmingham and Zurich, but as far as meaningful exercises, this final in London is it. It's going to be tough for me. (more...)
Roger Federer through in Rogers Cup — ATP Tour round-up
- August 12, 2017

In other tournament action, American Jared Donaldson lost to Diego Schwartzman 0-6 7-5 7-5, while his countryman Sam Querrey was thrashed 6-4 6-1 by Kevin Anderson of South Africa. Ferrer had also come through two tough matches at this event, beating Britain's Kyle Edmund and world number 17 Jack Sock , and he applied immediate pressure on Federer from the off. (more...)
Takeaways from the first New Orleans Saints preseason game Takeaways from the first New Orleans Saints preseason game
- August 12, 2017

The rookie running back gave the Browns a 7-3 advantage. Kizer essentially did everything he needed to put himself back into the discussion about starting the season opener. While Osweiler missed badly on a pair of deep balls - one to receiver Ricardo Louis, the other to tight end Seth DeValve - Kizer's 2 most impressive throws of the night were deep balls that led to scores. (more...)
Manchester United not up to the biggest clubs in Europe - Mourinho Manchester United not up to the biggest clubs in Europe - Mourinho
- August 12, 2017

The former Sweden striker was United's top scorer last season, hitting 28 goals as they won the Europa League, the League Cup and the Community Shield. Victor Lindelof and Romelu Lukaku joined the Serbian midfielder in making their competitive debuts in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid. (more...)
Diego Costa Will Be Missed At Chelsea Admits Gary Cahill Diego Costa Will Be Missed At Chelsea Admits Gary Cahill
- August 12, 2017

Some pundits have suggested that Conte's side aren't favourites to retain their title, and as he pointed out the lack of depth in the Blues squad the Italian affirmed that he agrees with their assessment. The hitman - who won two league titles with Juventus before doing the La Liga-Champions league double a year ago - added: "I wish I could put more than 20!" Conte added: 'I think most importantly is my club knows very well which is are priorities and I hope to try to work, to improve ... (more...)
Record Chelsea signing Morata not ready to start opener, says Conte
- August 12, 2017

While it's not so much a problem, the left back position remains a headache for Mourinho. Given new signing Tiemoue Bakayoko remains injured, it leaves Chelsea with just two central midfielders as the new season begins this weekend. But Mourinho believes there are as many as seven candidates to challenge for Chelsea's crown in the coming campaign. Mahrez could feature against Arsenal on Friday, but Van Dijk is now training away from the Southampton squad and won't play against Swansea ... (more...)
Conte snubs Costa for Chelsea's Premier League opener Conte snubs Costa for Chelsea's Premier League opener
- August 12, 2017

If United are to be serious title contenders, being more clinical at Old Trafford should be a priority for Mourinho, starting with the home match against the Hammers. As the Super cup final showed, Marouane Fellaini continues to be Mourinho's trusted man, and with good reason. It means he can freely switch formations from 3-5-2 and 4-3-3 this season, depending on injuries and opponents. (more...)
Day 8 at the world athletics championships Day 8 at the world athletics championships
- August 12, 2017

Shaunae Miller-Uibo of the Bahamas, who in the space of 20 metres fell from clear leader to finish fourth in the 400m, had the consolation of claiming bronze in 22.15sec. Russian long jumper Darya Klishina and hammer thrower Valeriy Pronkin, competing as neutral athletes because of their country's doping past, took silver in their respective events. (more...)
Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill finally makes a decision on treatment
- August 12, 2017

Cutler is fortunate that Tannehill and backup Matt Moore are regarded as unselfish teammates. However, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported the Dolphins' "fear" was Tannehill would require season-ending surgery. This is the first major surgery for Tannehill's, and it comes at a time when it seemed he was poised to have the best season of his career. Tannehill won the No. (more...)
Rafael Nadal's teen angst at Rogers Cup Rafael Nadal's teen angst at Rogers Cup
- August 12, 2017

The 18-year-old specifically mentioned the names of Andy Murray [VIDEO ], #Rafa Nadal , and Roger Federer . Switzerland's Roger Federer has earned his place in the quarter-finals of the pane men's Rogers Cup on Thursday after-noon after having taken the measure of the Spaniard David Ferrer in three sets 4-6, 6-4, 6-2. (more...)
Conte frustrated as Chelsea launches title defense in EPL Conte frustrated as Chelsea launches title defense in EPL
- August 12, 2017

Burnley were main favorites for the relegation this time previous year, but the Clarets had pretty good first ever season in the Premier League and finished six points above 18th-placed Hull City. Zlatan Ibrahimovic could remain in the Premier League , with the Daily Mail reporting the Swedish striker has opened talks over a new deal with Manchester United . (more...)
George Kittle among 49ers who will not play against Chiefs George Kittle among 49ers who will not play against Chiefs
- August 12, 2017

If you want to watch 49ers vs Chiefs online, CBS All Access is one way to do it. You'll receive every National Football League preseason game as they happen including the 49ers vs Chiefs live stream. With CBS All Access, you get access to everything that airs on CBS. Our CBS All Access review can tell you more! The only exception is in-market viewing. (more...)