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Eli Manning says he deserves 'some criticism' after rough start to season Eli Manning says he deserves 'some criticism' after rough start to season
- September 22, 2017

Now, New York had many issues on Monday. Head coach Ben McAdoo and his team are well aware of the criticism they are receiving, with some even starting to write them off after a disappointing 0-2 start, but McAdoo sounds like he's embracing the challenge. (more...)
Only Messi's dad has signed the contract - Benedito disputes Bartomeu claim Only Messi's dad has signed the contract - Benedito disputes Bartomeu claim
- September 22, 2017

His current deal expires next summer but president Bartomeu has claimed the Argentina worldwide is already playing under the terms of an extension. A win in their game in hand over Barcelona will take Los Blancos to within four points of the Blaugrana. (more...)
Nebraska fires AD Shawn Eichorst as frustration swirls around football program Nebraska fires AD Shawn Eichorst as frustration swirls around football program
- September 22, 2017

Green began the press conference explaining the choice made just a few hours earlier. Eichorst then stayed silent for more than month before addressing Miles' job status in more detail with the local media. "At the end of the day, we can't make our decisions based on history", Green said. "It certainly was something we had been thinking about and concerned about when we were thinking about what the future looked like". (more...)
Tiki Barber: Giants going to land Eli Manning 'in a body bag' Tiki Barber: Giants going to land Eli Manning 'in a body bag'
- September 22, 2017

For his part, Manning didn't try to pass the buck, acknowledging that it was his job to get the play off. Last year, the Giants went public with their long-range plan for what happens at quarterback after Eli. Reese and company elected to not address the offensive line during the spring, and that decision now looms over a club that was supposed to compete for more than a playoff berth this season. (more...)
Sri Lanka qualify for 2019 cricket World Cup Sri Lanka qualify for 2019 cricket World Cup
- September 22, 2017

Sri Lanka will open their tour of UAE with a Test starting next Thursday. Sri Lanka Cricket's CEO Ashley de Silva stressed the importance of player security. Hopefully the global teams and players will come to play matches in different cities of the country such as Australia, England etc. He had suffered a torn hamstring during Sri Lanka's tour of South Africa in January, and did not play worldwide cricket again until June . (more...)
Arsenal forward Welbeck out for at least one month Arsenal forward Welbeck out for at least one month
- September 22, 2017

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said that he is certain that the club can win round unhappy fans by putting in "focused" performances on the pitch. "Defender Calum Chambers will be included against Doncaster". We needed this, we were due one and we showed that we are able to come away from home and compete against the best teams in the league. (more...)
McEnroe wants new Laver Cup to spark Davis Cup reform McEnroe wants new Laver Cup to spark Davis Cup reform
- September 22, 2017

Team Europe , featuring the world's top two players, are overwhelming favorites to win the three-day tournament, which is named after Australian great Rod Laver, with a squad boasting a combined 36 grand slam titles against none for Team World. (more...)
Lukaku asks Man Utd fans to stop chant Lukaku asks Man Utd fans to stop chant
- September 22, 2017

Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku has weighed in on the controversy surrounding the racial chant the fans have used to support him, asking the supporters to "move on" and not use it anymore. United have a zero tolerance stance towards any forms of racism. Scott Patterson, a season-ticket holder who runs The Republik of Mancunia blog, called the chant "drivel that belongs in the 1980s". (more...)
NY radio host declares hatred for basic math, Giants offensive line NY radio host declares hatred for basic math, Giants offensive line
- September 22, 2017

Don La Greca, co-host of ESPN New York's The Michael Kay Show , doesn't need any fancy stats to know the Giants offensive line isn't performing well. The Giants went 11-5 with a plus-26 scoring margin previous year, which meant they overperformed their 8.8 expected wins (via Pro Football Reference ). (more...)
Prediction: West Ham vs Tottenham Hotspur Prediction: West Ham vs Tottenham Hotspur
- September 22, 2017

Thankfully the return to the London Stadium brought about a change in fortunes, and a 2-0 win over a previously unbeaten Huddersfield side provided West Ham with their first win and clean sheet of the season. Spurs won 1-0 at home to Barnsley in midweek and a number of key players were rested. Tottenham Hotspur vs. West Ham United Bristol City vs. He added: "We've been great against Spurs recently, especially at home, but also away - in the last one away we lost 3-2". (more...)
'Alexis not more important than other players' - Wenger denies punishing Sanchez 'Alexis not more important than other players' - Wenger denies punishing Sanchez
- September 22, 2017

Asked if Sanchez was firmly in his plans, Wenger replied: "All the players are, he's not more than another". But last night, you could see he's coming back sharp and I left him on for 90 minutes so he could have a real go. 'Look, there's no disguised attitude on my side. "He's disciplined, he works hard for the team". Monday's meeting with see Kieran Gibbs face his old club for the first time since his move to the Baggies last month, and Wenger expects the full-back to be fired up to ... (more...)
Dallas Cowboys: 3 Bold predictions vs Dallas Cowboys: 3 Bold predictions vs
- September 22, 2017

Without an elite pass rusher breathing down Prescott's neck he should have enough time to make the plays we are used to seeing him make. Zeke is one of the most natural competitors I've ever been around. were on hand filming scenes for the hit 1993 film. "It's definitely not me". Dallas has yet to show us it can put up points against good defenses. (more...)
La Liga 17/18 Week 6: Alaves vs Real Madrid Lineups, Preview & Prediction La Liga 17/18 Week 6: Alaves vs Real Madrid Lineups, Preview & Prediction
- September 22, 2017

Still, under pressure Betis scarcely deserved victory and their goalkeeper, Madrileno and former Madrid goalkeeper Antonio Adan, had the game of his life. Zidane said: " Today the ball did not want to go in ". Gareth Bale has been subjected to jeers from fans for some of his displays during Ronaldo's absence, but the Wales global scored a brilliant goal in Madrid's 3-1 win at Real Sociedad last weekend. (more...)
Tottenham warned Man United could sign Harry Kane Tottenham warned Man United could sign Harry Kane
- September 22, 2017

And that is because the England global just loves to find the back of the net in games against other teams from the capital, with the player having so far scored an impressive 19 times in just 28 London derbies. But that is a question more for Harry and what he's going to do. " I have told you that Harry is one of the best strikers in the world and this is the confirmation, and [shows] how people around the world see Harry". (more...)
Coach Zidane confirms contract extension with Real Madrid Coach Zidane confirms contract extension with Real Madrid
- September 22, 2017

Speaking at a recent press conference, the Frenchman was effusive about the Welshman, who was booed in last week's Champios League fixture with APOEL Nicosia. "Cristiano is happy because what he likes is to play and be with his teammates". The former France worldwide is a valued figure in the Spanish capital, perhaps more so as a manager than he even was during his time as a Galactico between 2001 and 2006, when he won a La Liga crown, one UEFA Champions League title and two Spanish Super ... (more...)
Aaron Hernandez's Family Sues NFL, Patriots Over 'Severe Case' Of CTE Aaron Hernandez's Family Sues NFL, Patriots Over 'Severe Case' Of CTE
- September 22, 2017

Hernandez had early brain atrophy and large perforations in the septum pellucidum, a central membrane". The 27-year-old CT native died at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in MA while serving a life sentence for the murder of Odin Lloyd . (more...)
Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins, other players ask NFL to support racial equality effort Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins, other players ask NFL to support racial equality effort
- September 22, 2017

Fellow anthem-protester and Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins . "To be clear, we are asking for your support", the four wrote. According to Yahoo!, "A league spokesperson declined to comment on the memo or Goodell's communication with specific NFL players". (more...)
7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes 7.1 magnitude quake jolts Mexico: Here's what to do when disaster strikes
- September 21, 2017

In 2014, Los Angeles City Council instructed building officials to find apartment buildings vulnerable to collapse in an quake, focusing on the thousands of wood-frame buildings that exist in the city. For reference, each order of magnitude measurement is 10 times bigger than the previous. Ekbal claims that, 40 or 50 years ago, an quake in New Zealand would not have bothered people in the UK. (more...)
Fellaini yet to pen new Manchester United deal Fellaini yet to pen new Manchester United deal
- September 21, 2017

Seeing as his contract runs out at the end of this season, Manchester United fans were quite anxious that one of their favourites would up and move to Catalunya. Given how Mourinho seems to be getting it all right this season from his squad selections to results, the decision to offer Fellaini a new deal will surely be welcomed by the Manchester United fan base. (more...)
Eli Manning OK with being criticized by Ben McAdoo Eli Manning OK with being criticized by Ben McAdoo
- September 21, 2017

ESPN's 538 site takes it further, saying that Manning has been mediocre. "I know it's tough to play down there", Giants safety Landon Collins said . One of them sat in the Giants locker room, trying to solve what has gone horribly wrong for the current edition of the Giants. Eli's pocket passing and pocket-passing-only style is not designed for an offensive line that needs nearly a complete redesign. (more...)