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OH judge slams Cleveland Browns players for protesting during national anthem OH judge slams Cleveland Browns players for protesting during national anthem
- August 25, 2017

But all white people should care and take a stand against its prevalence in this country. It was a passionate, well-rationalized argument for why what Kaepernick and other athletes are doing matters. McCoy encapsulated much of what people have been criticizing the National Football League for in those statements. Of course, the decision may seem like an easy one , with the Browns coming off a woeful 1-15 season, but for legions of Browns fans, watching the team is about more than wins and ... (more...)
QB Newton, WR Samuel to see first game action tonight QB Newton, WR Samuel to see first game action tonight
- August 25, 2017

But Bortles' two-point pass in the end zone was intercepted. These are the top takeaways from the Panthers' second preseason win. Carolina Panthers fans will see quarterback Cam Newton suit up for the first time since New Year's Day. That has given Newton, the 2015 NFL MVP, the best assortment of weapons he's had in his career. He threw an interception that cornerback Zach Sanchez returned 48 yards to the Jacksonville 3-yard line. (more...)
Maria Sharapova: US Open preparations 'not the best'
- August 25, 2017

The British No 1 is in the same quarter of the draw as Sharapova or Halep. To make life even more challenging for Sharapova, who was granted a wild card into the main draw by the United States Tennis Association, she has barely played a match since she pulled out of the Rome Masters in May with a thigh injury. (more...)
Dabo Swinney Gets Huge Contract Extension Dabo Swinney Gets Huge Contract Extension
- August 25, 2017

Should he leave before December 31 of 2018, he would owe $6 million. The coach will also recive a $1.5 million signing bonus and with either a national title game appearance, national title win, semifinal appearance, or an ACC Championship. (more...)
Hazard to play for Chelsea Under-23s - Conte Hazard to play for Chelsea Under-23s - Conte
- August 25, 2017

It is claimed that the former Lille man, who idolised Real coach Zinedine Zidane growing up, was the number one summer target at the Bernabeu until he suffered a broken ankle in June while training with the Belgian national team. It is a great mistake. Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Swansea's Fernando Llorente and Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater are believed to be in Chelsea's sights in the final days of the transfer window. (more...)
Begiristain: Man City should make Champions League quarter-finals every season Begiristain: Man City should make Champions League quarter-finals every season
- August 25, 2017

City avoided Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Real Madrid at Thursday's draw, the big guns who have habitually dogged their group-stage campaigns since ascending to the continent's top competition in 2011-12 - a season where defeat in Naples preceded round-robin elimination. (more...)
Aston Villa boss Bruce admits deal with West Ham a possibility Aston Villa boss Bruce admits deal with West Ham a possibility
- August 25, 2017

Insert you own " Aston Villa is a massive club". "Seeing it in the Championship doesn't look right". He was signed to provide creativity to the team, following the departure of Dimitri Payet, however he failed to live up to expectations and did not find the back of the net from 15 Premier League appearances. (more...)
Arsenal boss Wenger: Monaco refuse to sell Lemar Arsenal boss Wenger: Monaco refuse to sell Lemar
- August 25, 2017

But reports in Europe suggest there is a slight glimmer of hope that he will, after all, be allowed to leave. The Ligue 1 champions have already sold Benjamin Mendy, Bernardo Silva and Tiemoue Bakayoko this summer and could still lose Kylian Mbappe to title rivals Paris Saint-Germain. (more...)
Darren Anderton predicts where Man United, Tottenham will finish Darren Anderton predicts where Man United, Tottenham will finish
- August 25, 2017

Last weekend's 2-1 loss to Chelsea in their first league game at their new home took their run to eight losses in 10 games at the national stadium. New signing Davinson Sanchez , bought from Ajax for a reported €42m, is without a work permit and will likely watch the match from the stands. (more...)
Ronald Koeman says Chelsea's Diego Costa would be 'welcome' at Everton Ronald Koeman says Chelsea's Diego Costa would be 'welcome' at Everton
- August 25, 2017

Ronald Koeman has said he would welcome the chance to bring Diego Costa to Everton as he reiterated his desire to sign a striker before the transfer deadline. Barkley has refused to sign a new contract at Goodison Park amid interest from Tottenham but a deal has yet to materialise. "The most hard thing for young player is being consistent, but Dominic is an exception like Tom Davies and is doing really well". (more...)
These are the most memorable Detroit Tigers brawls These are the most memorable Detroit Tigers brawls
- August 25, 2017

NY retaliated an inning later, when reliever Tommy Kahnle threw behind Cabrera. In the bottom half of the inning, Yankees reliever Dellin Betances hit Tigers catcher James McCann in the head with a fastball . Tigers starter Michael Fulmer had hit Gary Sanchez with a pitch in the fifth inning, after Sanchez hit a solo home run off him in the fourth inning. (more...)
Sanchez won't be leaving Arsenal this summer - Wenger Sanchez won't be leaving Arsenal this summer - Wenger
- August 25, 2017

Arsenal will look to bounce back from their defeat at Stoke City last weekend when they take on Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday afternoon. Arsenal could welcome back Alexis Sanchez to their squad for their trip to Liverpool this weekend. (more...)
Hamilton doubts Vettel would want to be F1 teammates Hamilton doubts Vettel would want to be F1 teammates
- August 25, 2017

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton before the Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest July 30, 2017 - Reuters picSPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, Aug 25 - Lewis Hamilton has laughed off a suggestion that Formula One title rival Sebastian Vettel might become his Mercedes team-mate after the Ferrari driver indicated an announcement about his future was not imminent. (more...)
Klopp comments leave little hope for new Liverpool transfers Klopp comments leave little hope for new Liverpool transfers
- August 25, 2017

Klopp's side continue to be linked with a host of players while the club still have plenty of cash at their disposal. It's not about us. "It's not about us, it's not about money, sometimes it's just possible or not possible". The Reds have been one of the quietest of those who finished in the Premier League's top seven last term, with just Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah , full-back Andrew Robertson and young striker Dominic Solanke being brought in. (more...)
Man City target Jonny Evans future needs to be sorted Man City target Jonny Evans future needs to be sorted
- August 25, 2017

Pulis stressed on Tuesday that Evans will play on Sunday against Stoke "if he's fit" and Michael O'Neill has named him in his 25-man group for Northern Ireland's games against San Marino and Czech Republic in September. West Brom recently signed Craig Dawson up to a new three-year deal and maintain a strong interest in Middlesbrough centre-back Ben Gibson , who impressed last season as his side were relegated. (more...)
Red-hot Garbine Muguruza eager to solve US Open puzzle Red-hot Garbine Muguruza eager to solve US Open puzzle
- August 25, 2017

Federer, with his eyes set on the 2017 US Open , is excited to team up with Nadal, his longtime foe. "Hello guys, just want to say thank you very much to all of you for your support", Nadal said in a video posted on his Instagram account. (more...)
Europa League: Arsenal in same group as Cologne & Red Star Belgrade Europa League: Arsenal in same group as Cologne & Red Star Belgrade
- August 25, 2017

And Arsene Wenger's men have been drawn in Group H along with Belarus champions BATE Borisov, FC Köln and FK Crvena Zvezda [Red Star Belgrade]. Both English sides face hard tasks to advance to the knockout stages when the group phase begins on September 14. (more...)
Leeds agree deal for Grot Leeds agree deal for Grot
- August 25, 2017

He managed five goals from 31 games for Nijmegen. If truth be told, these names all have more than a degree of merit behind them and would be worthy additions to a Chris Wood-less Leeds United side. Grot, who helped the Netherlands reach the semi-finals at the European U19s Championships this summer, said: " I am very happy, this is such a big club and this is a big step in my career, I am delighted to signed for Leeds United ". (more...)
Students punished for 'Jews vs. Nazis' beer pong game Students punished for 'Jews vs. Nazis' beer pong game
- August 25, 2017

The school was later informed of the incident by Peter Berg , a local rabbi, who was shown the image by concerned residents. In addition, Lovett School officials found out that minors who attended the off-campus match had consumed alcohol, the newspaper said. (more...)
Neymar will go past Messi, Ronaldo - Ranieri Neymar will go past Messi, Ronaldo - Ranieri
- August 25, 2017

Ronaldo, 32, scooped the award after helping his side to the Champions League glory in 2016-17, scoring 12 goals in the competition. Sitting beside Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon at the ceremony, Ronaldo was asked for his favourite Champions League goal, and he jokingly referred to his double strike in last season's 4-1 final win over Juve in Cardiff. (more...)
West Brom sign Oliver Burke from RB Leipzig West Brom sign Oliver Burke from RB Leipzig
- August 25, 2017

But despite the chance to play Champions League football, Burke said the move was motivated by a desire to get more playing time under his belt. "I feel like it is a time for me to move on and play more games". So far, the Baggies have won both of their matches - against Bournemouth and Burnley - 1-0 to sit third in the Premier League table. The Scotland global made just 26 appearances in all competitions for last season's Bundesliga runners-up, however, and will hope to have more luck ... (more...)
Why The New Day's Recent Tag Team Title Reign Was So Short Why The New Day's Recent Tag Team Title Reign Was So Short
- August 25, 2017

It was The Miz who interrupted Roman and Cena , and continued to berate them on the microphone in front of a crowd that didn't really appreciate Roman or Cena . Asuka's NXT Women's Championship match against Ember Moon was one of the best matches of the entire year but will the undefeated champion ever step foot in NXT again? The report furthers that Cena even took a shot at Corbin on WWE TV, and referenced their real life heat, at the 8 minute and 57 second mark into SummerSlam , ... (more...)
Simulate your own Champions League draw Simulate your own Champions League draw
- August 25, 2017

This draw will also determine the groups for the UEFA Youth League, which Chelsea once get to contest after missing out last season despite winning it back-to-back prior to that. "Thank you - I'm so happy". Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been named as Uefa's Player of the Year, beating Lionel Messi and Juventus keeper Gianluigi Buffon to the prize. (more...)
Todd Bowles may delay QB decision as Josh McCown's use remains unusual Todd Bowles may delay QB decision as Josh McCown's use remains unusual
- August 25, 2017

Continuing a weeklong trend, Hackenberg and Petty shared practice reps Thursday as Josh McCown played the role of bystander. "He gets a lot of work on the practice field and he had a good drive in the first game", Bowles said. He was released early in 2016, but returned to the team just before the start of the season and saw action in six games as a reserve. The weird situation under center continued Thursday in Florham Park , as McCown, the veteran many have expected would win the ... (more...)
Cutler, Ajayi find groove in Dolphins preseason game against Eagles Cutler, Ajayi find groove in Dolphins preseason game against Eagles
- August 25, 2017

Stay tuned to End Zone Score for more on Miami's preseason. Cutler finished the night 5 of 8 for 105 yards, but it wasn't just the Dolphins' passing game that flourished, the run game put forth a very nice effort against the Eagles as well. (more...)