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Injured WR Cam Meredith leaves Bears game on cart Injured WR Cam Meredith leaves Bears game on cart
- August 28, 2017

Long snapper Patrick Scales , along with Meredith, suffered his injury in the second quarter. The most serious was wide receiver Cameron Meredith who the Bears suspect tore his ACL. With Alshon Jeffrey departing for Philadelphia in free agency Meredith and first round pick Kevin White were due to start in Chicago this year. That was a high-profile example of the dangers of National Football League preseason; today, we got another example, though it happened to a player with whom ... (more...)
Sunday Night Baseball: Mets vs Nationals Sunday Night Baseball: Mets vs Nationals
- August 28, 2017

Nationals RHP Tanner Roark (10-8, 4.64 ERA) faces Mets LHP Tommy Milone (1-3, 8.12) in the day game of the split doubleheader. "But you can't walk guys in the big leagues....three guys in a row.then you gotta go get him". "He doesn't do that that much". Orioles 16, Red Sox 3: Mark Trumbo and Chris Davis had home runs, and visiting Baltimore used a seven-run fifth inning to power past Boston. (more...)
Bears top receiver Cameron Meredith carted off with ugly leg injury Bears top receiver Cameron Meredith carted off with ugly leg injury
- August 28, 2017

Meredith suffered the injury when he was hit by Titans linebacker Wesley Woodyard and cornerback Johnathan Cyprian on a 16-yard pass completion from Mike Glennon . The Bears were already thin at the position, having let Alshon Jeffery walk for puzzling reasons, and without Meredith, 2015 first-round pick Kevin White becomes the nominal #1 wideout, although he himself has never really been healthy enough to offer any consistent contributions. (more...)
Atsu stars in Newcastle's win over West Ham Atsu stars in Newcastle's win over West Ham
- August 28, 2017

Mario Lanzini, however, will be returning from a knee ailment to play in this match. West Ham , in contrast, were consistently seeing attacks break down at the final moment. They were within a minute of claiming a point against Southampton last weekend, despite having trailed 2-0 at one stage and been reduced to ten men, and claimed a morale-boosting midweek League Cup win at Cheltenham. (more...)
Cavaliers eyeing Tatum or Brown as additional compensation Cavaliers eyeing Tatum or Brown as additional compensation
- August 28, 2017

The results of Thomas' physical have given the Cavaliers pause - enough so that voiding the trade is one option, though that would be the nuclear choice in this blockbuster deal. According to the NBA's collective bargaining agreement, a trade can be voided if a player fails his physical. He would tweet that he would have no issue leaving the team, which he later deleted. (more...)
Hamilton résiste à Vettel — GP Belgique Hamilton résiste à Vettel — GP Belgique
- August 28, 2017

La McLaren et la Renault s'échangeant les positions au jeu de l'aspiration. Perez (Mex, Force India) 9. Le GP de F1 de Belgique apparaît alors comme l'avant dernier Grand Prix de la saison en Europe, et s'annonce comme délicat à parcourir pour les pilotes et les monoplaces, un peu comme chaque année. (more...)
It's Kizer time in Cleveland, DeShone Kizer named Browns starting quarterback It's Kizer time in Cleveland, DeShone Kizer named Browns starting quarterback
- August 28, 2017

We said that we would have that great conversation tomorrow". "I thought he did some good things". "I thought he did some good things", Jackson said, via ESPN . Kizer's game should be looked at on balance. He has a strong arm that can produce big plays - like the eye-popping sideline throw to Corey Coleman for 32 yards. (more...)
Tri-nation series: When and where to watch India vs St Tri-nation series: When and where to watch India vs St
- August 28, 2017

Jean Jocelyn, the man whose deflected strike had given Mauritius the lead against India, expertly controlled an aerial pass and unleashed a left-footer that looked to be curling goalwards before Jeffers Jamal, the St Kitts goalkeeper, acrobatically altered its course. (more...)
Broncos' Menelik Watson gives the details on in-game proposal Broncos' Menelik Watson gives the details on in-game proposal
- August 28, 2017

Von Miller does the "Sexy T-Rex" sack dance. Cowboys 24, Raiders 20: Ezekiel Elliott had eight touches in 10 plays in his only series of the exhibition season with a looming six-game suspension for domestic violence before undrafted rookie Cooper Rush rallied Dallas with two TD passes to top Oakland in Arlington, Texas. (more...)
Rizzo, Hendricks Lead Cubs Past Hoskins, Phillies Rizzo, Hendricks Lead Cubs Past Hoskins, Phillies
- August 28, 2017

Nick Pivetta (5-9) allowed three runs on six hits in five innings to get the win. Oh as if all those bombs aren't enough, Hoskins, who isn't a natural outfielder, managed to turn a triple play today, the first since Eric Bruntlett nearly 10 years ago. (more...)
Ronaldo staying put at Real Ronaldo staying put at Real
- August 28, 2017

Ronaldo is finishing the second of a four-match ban for pushing a referee after he had sent him off during the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup. However, Zidane said ahead of today's match against Valencia: 'There has been a lot of talk, but Cristiano is here and he won't move from here.' He added: 'This is his club, his team , his city. (more...)
Stoke agree £15m deal to sign Kevin Wimmer from Tottenham Stoke agree £15m deal to sign Kevin Wimmer from Tottenham
- August 28, 2017

If everything goes to plan then Wimmer becomes the club's sixth signing of the summer following fellow central defenders Bruno Martins Indi and Kurt Zouma who is on a season-long loan from Chelsea. The Austrian global was having a medical last night after travelling north following Spurs' home game with Burnley. The Telegraph have claimed on their website that the 24-year-old Austria worldwide is making the trip up to the Midlands after Stoke agreed a fee thought to be worth up to ... (more...)
Form Muguruza ready for US Open Form Muguruza ready for US Open
- August 28, 2017

Despite crashing out in the fourth round at Wimbledon last month, the new world number one showed athleticism and ability reminiscent of his earlier years. The women's side, with Serena's absence, is wide open-as wide open as any Open in memory. The women's section has a problem (or virtue) of plenty - a lot of favourites as well as dark horses. (more...)
Form Muguruza ready for US Open
- August 28, 2017

Despite crashing out in the fourth round at Wimbledon last month, the new world number one showed athleticism and ability reminiscent of his earlier years. The women's side, with Serena's absence, is wide open-as wide open as any Open in memory. The women's section has a problem (or virtue) of plenty - a lot of favourites as well as dark horses. (more...)
Jets' Bryce Petty (knee) hopes to play in preseason finale Jets' Bryce Petty (knee) hopes to play in preseason finale
- August 28, 2017

After suffering what appeared to be a serious knee injury in Saturday night's 32-31 loss to the Giants , Petty isn't expected to miss any extended time. Petty , third in the depth chart behind Josh McCown and Christian Hackenberg , could be an important player for the Jets given their shaky quarterback situation. (more...)
College Football Playoff predictions College Football Playoff predictions
- August 28, 2017

Expect Ohio State to take care of Auburn and Alabama to wax Oklahoma. Sports Illustrated released its picks for the College Football Playoff on Friday, and while MI didn't make the cut for the final four, there's a belief the Wolverines can still crack a top-tier bowl. (more...)
The Phillies Pulled Off An Ultra-Rare Triple Play This Afternoon The Phillies Pulled Off An Ultra-Rare Triple Play This Afternoon
- August 28, 2017

As ESPN Stats & Info pointed out on Twitter, he's outpacing some of the greatest hitters of all time. Given his mission, Hoskins took to the plate in the third inning against Marlins starter Justin Nicolino, and on the eighth pitch of an at-bat that had begun with two strikes, Hoskins golfed a Nicolino pitch into the upper deck in left field for a three-run homer in what became an 8-0 Phillies victory at Citizens Bank Park. (more...)
Klopp warns Premier League defenders that Mane will only get better Klopp warns Premier League defenders that Mane will only get better
- August 28, 2017

He is an unbelievable player. They couldn't get rid of him. Mane spent the final two months of last season with a knee injury that required surgery in April, but the Senegalese has hit the ground running on his return. Having started the campaign with a goal in each game versus Watford and Crystal Palace, the Senegal global followed this up with a clever finish against Arsenal at Anfield on Sunday evening as part of a 4-0 rout. (more...)
Wenger ready to listen to offers for Wilshere Wenger ready to listen to offers for Wilshere
- August 28, 2017

Sanchez may only make the bench at Anfield with big summer signing Alexandre Lacazette expected to continue up front, while Wenger can also welcome back key defender Laurent Koscielny following his suspension at the start of the season. That came at the end of a campaign where they failed to secure Champions League qualification for the first time in 20 years as Klopp's Liverpool pipped them to fourth. (more...)
Arsenal team for Liverpool away DOES include Alexis Sanchez Arsenal team for Liverpool away DOES include Alexis Sanchez
- August 28, 2017

Chances were coming thick and fast for Liverpool and Jordan Henderson had a great opportunity to double the lead two minutes later, but the captain could only poke across goal after being found by Firmino. Liverpool have been typical Liverpool thus far in their campaign, offensively electric and defensively inconsistent. That doesn't represent the Arsenal shirt or what they're about and they've let themselves down as individuals. (more...)
Harvey playing havoc with Houston Texans, who are headed to Dallas Harvey playing havoc with Houston Texans, who are headed to Dallas
- August 28, 2017

The Texans were set to host the Cowboys in the preseason finale this Thursday, but with Hurricane Harvey's effects still be felt in the Houston area after making landfall over the weekend, the Texans didn't return home following Saturday night's Week 3 preseason game in New Orleans. (more...)
Asensio stunner rescues point for Real Madrid Asensio stunner rescues point for Real Madrid
- August 28, 2017

Asensio came into the side due to Sergio Ramos' suspension - Cristiano Ronaldo was also banned - and the defender's absence was evident when Carlos Soler darted between the makeshift centre-back pairing of Casemiro and Nacho to equalise in the 18th minute. (more...)
Imelda May Gives An EMOTIONALLY Charged Version Of Amhran Na bhFiann Imelda May Gives An EMOTIONALLY Charged Version Of Amhran Na bhFiann
- August 28, 2017

The announcement came Tuesday that pop star Demi Lovato will sing the national anthem before Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday night, but we don't know who will sing the Irish anthem. She wrote: "I am very sorry to announce that I'm unable to perform at the 450th school anniversary in Rugby tomorrow". Despite the lack of preparation, May belted out a spell-binding performance as McGregor prepared to make his walk to the ring. (more...)
United continue ideal start with dominant Leicester win United continue ideal start with dominant Leicester win
- August 28, 2017

Martial will hope Mourinho is more forgiving and gives him another chance, but on this evidence, it looks like Rashford will be back in the starting eleven for the trip to Stoke City on the 9th of September. Why? "We had a very good pre-season", he added. "We kept creating chances and getting corners, and in the end it was from a corner that we scored". (more...)
Hansen: All Blacks have to be better Hansen: All Blacks have to be better
- August 28, 2017

New Zealand clawed their way back with tries to winger Rieko Ioane - his sixth in as many tests - and to scrumhalf Aaron Smith to go to halftime only three points behind at 17-14. When play did get under way the All Blacks were immediately on attack and running at the Wallabies line with a two-man overlap when Israel Folau claimed a vital intercept and raced 80 metres to score. (more...)