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Demetrious Johnson Finishes Ray Borg, Breaks Anderson Silva's Record Demetrious Johnson Finishes Ray Borg, Breaks Anderson Silva's Record
- October 08, 2017

Demetrious Johnson is in the history books with his highlight reel submission win over Ray Borg . Johnson went for an americana and a kimura. Borg came out in a hurry in the fourth and scooped Johnson up for a takedown. "The Tazmexican Devil" attempted to wrestle Johnson again in the opening moments of the third round but saw his efforts fall flat on their face. Ray Borg came out with heavy pressure to open the second frame, no doubt knowing how badly his showing in the first had looked. (more...)
NASCAR moves up start of Bank of America 500 NASCAR moves up start of Bank of America 500
- October 08, 2017

The Mooresville Blue Devils football team took part in the announcement. "We need to log all the points we can while we have the track position, and I'm glad we're starting off this round this way, and hopefully our vehicle is good enough to stay there to get those points early on". (more...)
FINAL: MSU knocks off No. 7 MI 14-10 FINAL: MSU knocks off No. 7 MI 14-10
- October 08, 2017

Were the Michigan Wolverines undefeated coming into this huge rivalry game on Saturday? But mistake after mistake by the offense doomed it to defeat. Michigan's offense looked miserable early. MI was sacked three times in the first half alone. One even came with the ball in Michigan State territory after a big play. (more...)
49ers vs. Colts, Sunday at 10 am 49ers vs. Colts, Sunday at 10 am
- October 08, 2017

Colts' run defense. Could that change Sunday? Their offense, which hasn't scored a touchdown in three of four games, has 11 plays of 20-plus yards, five more than Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt. We had a bunch of guys who could make plays. He does have good patience and he can throw everything. It comes as a bit of a surprise after that group struggled in the preseason. (more...)
Alonso, Bottas hit with Japan grid penalties Alonso, Bottas hit with Japan grid penalties
- October 08, 2017

Alonso's struggling auto will now have its eighth engine of a troubled season, its 10th turbocharger and seventh battery, among other changes, for Honda's home race. Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas will be demoted five spots tomorrow following a gearbox change yesterday, while Renault's Jolyon Palmer will also start towards the back of the grid after his vehicle was fitted with its fifth internal combustion engine, sixth turbocharger and sixth MGU-H. (more...)
How the Irish are faring on the European Tour How the Irish are faring on the European Tour
- October 08, 2017

Hatton is on the brink of becoming the first player in the tournament's history to successfully defend his title, pulling clear of the chasing pack after carding a second blemish-free 65 in as many days. Four-time European Tour victor Gregory Bourdy posted four consecutive birdies on his back nine at Carnoustie to sit second, with British Masters winner Paul Dunne two shots behind him in third. (more...)
Maryland vs. Ohio State 10/7/17 Maryland vs. Ohio State 10/7/17
- October 08, 2017

He looks like a potential cornerstone for the Buckeyes offense for years to come. Barrett has seemingly regained the accuracy that was lacking earlier in the year, completing numerous throws over 10 yards and a flawless four of four on balls over 20 yards. (more...)
Western Michigan Beats Buffalo 71-68 in 7OT Marathon Game Western Michigan Beats Buffalo 71-68 in 7OT Marathon Game
- October 08, 2017

Previously, there had been three games sharing the seven-OT record: 2001 Arkansas-Ole Miss, 2003 Arkansas-Kentucky, and 2006 North Texas-FIU. The game in Buffalo was tied at 31 going into the first overtime and 38 going into double overtime. (more...)
Colts Unveil Statue of Peyton Manning Outside Lucas Oil Stadium Colts Unveil Statue of Peyton Manning Outside Lucas Oil Stadium
- October 08, 2017

Manning won one Super Bowl during his career with the Colts , which ran from 1998 to 2011. "But 14 seasons with 'The Sheriff:' priceless". "Oh my gosh, it's Peyton Manning! " said Any Newman. "Your generosity putting this tribute together is nothing short of mind boggling". The Colts still have plans to further honor Manning during halftime of their Week 5 game Sunday in which they will officially retire his No. (more...)
Danny McGuire bows out in style as Rhinos run riot Danny McGuire bows out in style as Rhinos run riot
- October 08, 2017

Instead they were steamrollered by experience, crushed by the Rhinos , Leeds galloping their way to an eighth win in the biggest match in the game. Head coach Powell admitted the performance had been about their worst of the season. "I still think we had a team out there that could have won the game if they had played to our potential, but if you take a player like him out of the game and your full-back as well just two days before with only one session in preparation it's not going to ... (more...)
3 takeaways from blowout win at Northwestern 3 takeaways from blowout win at Northwestern
- October 08, 2017

They didn't quite get their third shutout in six games, as Northwestern scored in the final two minutes, but the Nittany Lions should still jump into the top three in this week's AP Top 25. The offensive line continues to plague the success of this team, allowing defenders to get inside the pocket and pounce on Thorson directly. Northwestern focused on stopping Heisman Trophy candidate Saquon Barkley , who had minus-1 yard rushing at halftime. (more...)
Last-second score ends Miami's 7-game losing skid to FSU Last-second score ends Miami's 7-game losing skid to FSU
- October 08, 2017

Berrios gave Miami great field position with a 44-yard punt return to the 21 after the Seminoles had only 10 players on the field. In the final seconds, Malik Rosier threw a flawless pass to Darrell Langham for a dramatic touchdown to give the Canes a 24-20 lead. (more...)
Chile vs Ecuador lineups, preview, & prediction Chile vs Ecuador lineups, preview, & prediction
- October 08, 2017

They need to win their final two games against Ecuador and Brazil if they stand a chance of going to Russian Federation 2018. They sit just a point off Peru in the automatic places and just four points off second placed Uruguay . Only the top four teams in the South America group are guaranteed to be on their way to Russian Federation next year, while the team that finish fifth will play New Zealand in a two-legged play-off in November. (more...)
Chelsea hero Ray Wilkins questions Nemanja Matic transfer Chelsea hero Ray Wilkins questions Nemanja Matic transfer
- October 08, 2017

Matic has started well at United as Jose Mourinho looks to win the club their first Premier League title since the retirement of Sir Alex Ferguson. Matic has been an instant hit at United and has helped them to sit level on points with Manchester City at the top of the table. (more...)
Chicago Cubs not to blame for strikeout numbers tonight
- October 08, 2017

Taking advantage of an error by Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon to start the sixth inning, the Cubs scored twice on the way to a 3-0 victory at Nationals Park in Game 1 of the National League Division Series . "So I think he's at the top of his game right now". "So I think post All-Star break that's obvious that the record to that point to right now, a lot of it had to do with not pushing too hard too quickly, and then the starting pitching set the tone once ... (more...)
Golden Knights win first regular-season game Golden Knights win first regular-season game
- October 08, 2017

It took two third-period goals from James Neal to deliver the win, starting the organization off on the right track. Neal scored the game-winning goal with 2:44 remaining in the third period on a 2-on-1. The two stars of the first game in Vegas history came from the two teams that appeared in last season's Stanley Cup Final (Neal with the Nashville Predators, Fleury with the Pittsburgh Penguins). (more...)
Chicago Cubs vs Washington Nationals: Game 1 Lineup Chicago Cubs vs Washington Nationals: Game 1 Lineup
- October 08, 2017

CUBS FANS EXCITED FOR GAME 2 OF NLDS Cubs fans will be packing the Park at Wrigley again Saturday to watch their team take on the Washington Nationals in Game 2 of the NLDS after taking Game 1 . Part of the Cubs' plan to keep Nationals baserunners honest will be for Contreras to throw behind them. Hendricks doesn't appear to be going that way. (more...)
Ronaldo benched for Portugal´s World Cup qualifier against Andorra Ronaldo benched for Portugal´s World Cup qualifier against Andorra
- October 08, 2017

Ronaldo , one booking away from being suspended for the concluding Group B game at home to leaders Switzerland on Tuesday, was surprisingly named among the substitutes for Saturday's qualifier. Ricardo Quaresma sent a header narrowly wide to spark a flurry of chances for the visitors, with Quaresma also being denied by goalkeeper Josep Gomes before Silva fired narrowly over the crossbar shortly afterwards. (more...)
Chelsea to return for Juventus defender Alex Sandro in January Chelsea to return for Juventus defender Alex Sandro in January
- October 08, 2017

According to The Mirror , Chelsea are prepared to make a bid in the region of £60m to sign the Brazilian global, who would provide competition for Marcos Alonso at left wing-back. Arsenal's only recourse is to either sign him to a new deal (which seems unlikely, even just as a favor to the Gunners to ensure a transfer fee), or to sell him in January, when they might be able to convince Manchester City or Chelsea to fork over a big pile of cash. (more...)
How to watch Cubs vs. Nationals How to watch Cubs vs. Nationals
- October 08, 2017

He also went seven innings, giving up two hits and walking three, and striking out six. Ryan Zimmerman was ruled out for the second out in the ninth after he struck out and the ball hit him as he ran inside the baseline on a throw from catcher Willson Contreras to Rizzo at first. (more...)