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Marcus Mariota avoids long-term injury Marcus Mariota avoids long-term injury
- October 03, 2017

Mularkey compared the injury to running back DeMarco Murray's recent hamstring injury , which kept the Pro Bowler out of a couple practices but not a game. If Mariota plays, he could be limited in his designed run plays as that hamstring heals. Fortunately, however, it seems Mariota's injury is relatively minor. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo mocks former Man Utd team-mate Rio Ferdinand for boxing plans Cristiano Ronaldo mocks former Man Utd team-mate Rio Ferdinand for boxing plans
- October 03, 2017

Giving fans a glimpse into his home in Madrid, the 32-year-old shows off a wall of Mercurial boots, each of which he has worn at some point during his illustrious career. And I think I'm in that role. The Portuguese publicly criticised Shaw's work ethic in training back in April, with the left-back only receiving 70 minutes of action between October and March. (more...)
Andrew Luck To Return To Practice This Week Andrew Luck To Return To Practice This Week
- October 03, 2017

That's according to Indianapolis General Manager Chris Ballard , who said Monday that the quarterback will be eased back into training sessions ahead of an eventual return to competition. Luck's health has been a major question mark since he was taken off the physically unable to perform list on September 2. Initially the Colts hoped Luck would be healthy enough to start Week 1, but backup Jacoby Brissett is gearing up to start again for Week 5. (more...)
Golovkin-Alvarez Rematch Ordered By WBC Golovkin-Alvarez Rematch Ordered By WBC
- October 03, 2017

In the early portion of the fight it seemed as though we'd be getting a pretty back-and-forth bout, until Golovkin began to dominate in the latter rounds. He's still the world champion and this is a fight that the fans want again, so we can have a more definitive ending to the next one. "We'll do whatever we can on our side to make it happen", Loeffler added. (more...)
Bale out of Wales qualifiers Bale out of Wales qualifiers
- October 03, 2017

While the Wales camp have not yet confirmed the news, it is being reported by several outlets both local and national. Speaking about the injury, Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane suggested it wasn't serious. They now trail second placed Wales by a point in Group D though both sides know that, realistically, they need to win their final two games to have any chance of a play-off. (more...)
Odell Beckham's finger tells the tale of 2017 Giants Odell Beckham's finger tells the tale of 2017 Giants
- October 03, 2017

NY has not scored in the first quarter and has played behind for most of the first month of the season. "When things are going tough and you're playing in tight games and you're down and every possession's important, you've got to make plays", he said. (more...)
Jaromir Jagr to sign with Flames Jaromir Jagr to sign with Flames
- October 03, 2017

Although it's not official quite yet, Jagr is expected to sign a one-year contract with Calgary. He won the Ted Lindsay Award, formerly known as the Lester B. "When I had him in Dallas, he was fantastic for our group", Gulutzan said. "It's pretty cool for a lot of us", said Flames captain Mark Giordano, unable to wipe the grin off his face following a week in which all the talk in Calgary revolved around the team's lacklustre pre-season and the controversy surrounding the team's arena impasse. (more...)
Cavs move Love to C; Thompson to bench Cavs move Love to C; Thompson to bench
- October 03, 2017

JR Smith was expected to start at shooting guard, but that could change with Dwyane Wade signing with the Cavs last week. Shortly after the trade, however, Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said that would not be the case , and Tristan Thompson would remain the team's starting center. (more...)
Ghana fail to table bid for 2018 CHAN hosting rights Ghana fail to table bid for 2018 CHAN hosting rights
- October 03, 2017

Following a meeting last week CECAFA secretary general Nicholas Musonye said: "The members expressed solidarity with Kenya over the failure to host the Africa Nations Championship (Chan) but assured Kenyans they will encourage Kenya to host the Challenge Cup in November and early December". (more...)
Ancelotti conferma: Ancelotti conferma: "Starò fermo 10 mesi". Per ora niente ritorno al Milan
- October 03, 2017

Meglio parlare dell'Assist for peace. Infatti stando a quanto riportato da "SFR Sports" il Guangzhou Evergrande vorrebbe convincere il cinquantottenne di Reggiolo a sedersi sulla panchina del club di Canton. Panchina Bayern: Tuchel è il profilo giusto? La posizione di Vincenzo Montella appare sempre più in bilico, soprattutto alla luce della sconfitta di stasera contro la Roma. (more...)
UTEP Names Mike Price Interim Head Football Coach UTEP Names Mike Price Interim Head Football Coach
- October 03, 2017

Price will take over for Sean Kugler , who stepped down on Sunday. He took the Miners to three bowl games - one of only two coaches in the university's history to do so, according to university officials. Price inherits an 0-5 Miners team that ranks 128th in yards-per-play, and 129th in defense. "I've asked Mike if he could help us in this situation", UTEP athletics director Bob Stull said. (more...)
Yankees Wild Card Preview Yankees Wild Card Preview
- October 03, 2017

NY won an AL-high 51 games at home this year and have won 20 of their last 28 games going into the postseason , giving them extra confidence. Meanwhile, the Yankees are 6-1 in their last seven during game one of a series and 3-8 in their last 11 games following an off day. (more...)
Arsenal legend Merson warns Ozil: Work hard or you'll lose importance Arsenal legend Merson warns Ozil: Work hard or you'll lose importance
- October 03, 2017

Prior to that he had made four Premier League starts but his importance to the team appears to be on the wane. The development opens the door for Inter Milan to swoop for the Germany worldwide during the winter transfer window after club chief Erick Thohir admitted the Italians were "definitely" interested in the playmaker. (more...)
Winks receives a promotion as England lose injured duo Winks receives a promotion as England lose injured duo
- October 03, 2017

Neither Delph, who was impressive at left back against Chelsea at the weekend, nor Jones trained with the rest of the squad. Their departure and Winks' addition means Southgate has 25 players to choose from for the fixtures against Slovenia at Wembley and away to Lithuania next Sunday, although Dele Alli is suspended for the first of the two ties. (more...)
Dalvin Cook ACL tear (and more) confirmed Dalvin Cook ACL tear (and more) confirmed
- October 03, 2017

Cook's left knee buckled early in the second half while he tried to plant it and make a cut toward the end of a run, and Lions safety Tavon Wilson popped the ball out with his tackle. But I feel good enough to be out there and that I'm confident in myself that I can play at a high level. "On most of these ACLs, there's a little bit of cartilage [damage], I think meniscus, but it's nothing", Zimmer said. (more...)
Dalvin Cook tears ACL, lost for season Dalvin Cook tears ACL, lost for season
- October 03, 2017

Today, the Vikings confirmed that Cook torn his ACL and is out for the rest of the year. The damage described increases his chances for early onset of arthritis, which could affect his career longevity down the road. He went down without contact during a 10-yard run when his left foot gave out and he then lost a fumble after being hit. Apart from strikes of 32, 31, 24 and 21 yards to Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen, Case Keenum had a frustrating first 3½ quarters against a Lions defense ... (more...)
Rex at Museum of Science sports Red Sox hat Rex at Museum of Science sports Red Sox hat
- October 03, 2017

Boston has now won the AL East in three of manager John Farrell's five seasons at the helm. Most people probably expected the reigning Cy Young Award victor Rick Porcello to have this spot but with him struggling and Pomeranz pitching excellent that is no longer the case. (more...)
Todd Gurley racks up 215 yards in Rams' win over Cowboys Todd Gurley racks up 215 yards in Rams' win over Cowboys
- October 03, 2017

That's a total of 215 total yards, and he had one touchdown. Well you don't have to be a genius to figure out why the Cowboys got stunned 35-30 by the Los Angeles Rams Sunday afternoon. Zuerlein finished one field goal short of tying the single-game record by going a ideal 7-of-7. Settling for field goals was good enough to put the Rams in position for the lead on Gurley's long TD catch. (more...)
Tottenham's Harry Kane wants permanent England captaincy Tottenham's Harry Kane wants permanent England captaincy
- October 03, 2017

Southgate watched him both score and miss a penalty in Saturday's 3-2 defeat to Liverpool, while fellow forward Kane has nine goals in his last five games for Tottenham , including a hat-trick in Tuesday's 3-0 Champions League win at Apoel Nicosia. (more...)
Seahawks lose RB Chris Carson with fracture in left leg Seahawks lose RB Chris Carson with fracture in left leg
- October 03, 2017

Each took a back seat the first month with the emergence of Carson, with each declared a healthy inactive once - an occurrence that no one would have envisioned in the spring when all the talk was about which of the two would be the team's starter and how the Seahawks would split up their playing time and carries. (more...)