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Nate expected to make landfall tonight Nate expected to make landfall tonight
- October 09, 2017

Hurricane warnings stretched along the coast from Alabama to Louisiana, and tropical storm warnings extended far inland into central Alabama. "This is a very risky situation for our citizens", Jackson County, Mississippi, Director of Emergency Services Earl Etheridge said at a news conference. (more...)
Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. carted off field with leg injury Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. carted off field with leg injury
- October 09, 2017

Now the Giants will likely have to try to bounce back from 0-5 without Beckham to help. It was the same ankle that he had injured in training camp and forced him to miss Week 1. It isn't looking good for Beckham, surgery on an ankle at this point in the season usually means the season is over. The second-year wide receiver came into Sunday leading the Giants with 21 catches for 254 yards and a touchdown. (more...)
Panthers hold off Lions 27-24 at Ford Field
- October 09, 2017

Sunday's contest began with quarterback Matthew Stafford driving Detroit steadily downfield to a 30-yard Matt Prater field goal for a 3-0 advantage with 11:32 remaining in the opener. After a strong game against the Patriots, Newton has followed it up with 15 of 17 receptions for 237 yards and two touchdowns. After an bad start to the season, this is what the Panthers had been hoping to see from Newton. (more...)
Chile 0-4 England Chile 0-4 England
- October 08, 2017

Manchester United's Angel Gomes scored a fantastic free-kick on global duty for England's under-17s as he came off the bench in a 4-0 victory against Chile. I think the biggest plus tonight is sometimes we forget the age of the players and for an occasion like this the way they handled it and got the result, great credit to them. (more...)
Browns Bench DeShone Kizer, Kevin Hogan Enters At QB Browns Bench DeShone Kizer, Kevin Hogan Enters At QB
- October 08, 2017

Njoku, who got loose after getting pretty physical with his would-be defender, reached out with one hand and hauled in the score. The Jets were leading 3-0 when the change was made. Hogan's 21-yard touchdown pass would not have been possible, however, without an incredible diving effort by rookie tight end David Njoku . It's not great that Kizer hasn't had a good showing to start the season, but there's still clearly issues on the Browns offense. (more...)
'Water is wet, fire burns and I'm gonna beat Michael Bisping'
- October 09, 2017

Nick Diaz, Carlos Condit and Johny Hendricks. Throughout the long and drawn out build up to the fight, St. Pierre and Bisping have often gone back-and-forth trading barbs and that continued at this most recent press conference . And asked whether he accepted his opponent was one of the best in the company's history, St-Pierre responded: 'Yes, he is. "But he's got a loss November 4th, this I can guarantee you", St-Pierre said. (more...)
Eagles RT Lane Johnson is out vs. Cardinals due to head injury Eagles RT Lane Johnson is out vs. Cardinals due to head injury
- October 08, 2017

According to NFL.com, Wentz became the first quarterback in franchise history to throw three or more TD passes in the first quarter of a game. Wentz finished the first quarter 7 of 9 for 121 yards, those three TDs (to Trey Burton , Zach Ertz and Torrey Smith ) and a flawless 158.3 passer rating. (more...)
Kaepernick Would Stand for Anthem if He Returns to NFL Kaepernick Would Stand for Anthem if He Returns to NFL
- October 08, 2017

He did so in protest of police violence towards African-Americans around the country. According to a report by Jason La Canfora on Sunday, Kaepernick has been living in NY and working out privately in New Jersey with the hope of signing with a team this season. (more...)
Tottenham 'Confident' Dele Alli Will Sign Improved Deal Tottenham 'Confident' Dele Alli Will Sign Improved Deal
- October 08, 2017

Southgate is set to experiment with a three-man central defence in Vilnius and Stoke City's Jack Butland will get the chance to challenge Joe Hart after he was named in goal. Alli was handed a one-match worldwide ban following a middle finger gesture in England's win over Slovakia last month, while he was booked for diving in the 4-0 drubbing of Huddersfield before the October global break. (more...)
Vice President Pence leaves of Colts, 49ers game over National Anthem protest Vice President Pence leaves of Colts, 49ers game over National Anthem protest
- October 08, 2017

While the Colts had players kneel in Week 3 after President Trump's comments, they didn't have any player kneel during the national anthem in Week 4 or Sunday against the 49ers. The Colts and 49ers have both had players kneel during the 2017 season. However, when the 49ers chose to demonstrate during the anthem, Pence chose to leave. (more...)
American Galen Rupp wins men's 2017 Chicago Marathon American Galen Rupp wins men's 2017 Chicago Marathon
- October 08, 2017

He held on to win in 2:09.20 to finish 28 seconds clear of defending champion and two-time former world champion Abel Kirui of Kenya. Kenya has dominated Chicago's marathon, winning 13 of the last 14 races. Chicago was Rupp's fourth marathon and he has never finished worse than third in a 42.2K with a victory at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials, a second-place finish at the 2017 Boston Marathon and bronze medal at the 2016 Olympics. (more...)
TalkSPORT 2 World Cup qualifying coverage on October 8, 2017 TalkSPORT 2 World Cup qualifying coverage on October 8, 2017
- October 08, 2017

If football games lasted 85 minutes , Scotland would have nine points and presumably Gordon Strachan would be looking to secure a gig on ITV's World Cup coverage next year. Slovenia vs Scotland kicks-off at 5pm United Kingdom time . Scotland beat Slovakia at Hampden Park on Thursday night to set-up the crunch tie at the Stozice Stadium in Ljubljana . (more...)
Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers - 10/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers - 10/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- October 08, 2017

As Martineau sees it: This is the most hard game of the season for the Jaguars because of the talent of Pittsburgh - and because of where the game falls in the schedule. His groin injury is no more a bother. Unfortunately, Lee is tied for first in an unfavorable National Football League statistical category, including most dropped passes. (more...)
NLDS Game 2, Cubs vs. Nationals: highlights, recap, and more NLDS Game 2, Cubs vs. Nationals: highlights, recap, and more
- October 08, 2017

Until the eighth inning, this game had all the makings of a Cubs win and quick 2-0 series lead, albeit an unexpected one. But that could happen when the Cubs' playoff run is over. The ruling was upheld. So one way to look at this is the Cubs suffered a devastating blow and have to face one of the best pitchers in baseball in Game 3. (more...)
PIA mulls suspending flight operation for US PIA mulls suspending flight operation for US
- October 08, 2017

Earlier, there were reports that the PIA will stop flights to the USA and cut jobs from October 31, after which the airline will no longer book US-bound flights through its reservation system. However, it faced "political pressure" each time, which hindered its plans, sources privy to the matter told Geo News. When contacted, PIA spokesman Mashood Tajwar said that the decision whether to continue the flight operation for NY after December would be taken in the coming weeks. (more...)
Bafana World Cup Qualifying Permutations Bafana World Cup Qualifying Permutations
- October 08, 2017

The diminutive winger scored the first goal after 48 seconds, played a role in the second, and created the third with a cheeky back-heel at Soccer City stadium. Meanwhile, Senegal required a late strike to defeat Cape Verde 1-0 in Praia later on Saturday. Senegal now sit top of the group with eight points and could potentially reach a maximum of fourteen points at the end of the campaign. (more...)
Wild-Carolina game recap Wild-Carolina game recap
- October 08, 2017

The goal did only delay the inevitable for the Wild, however, as Minnesota lost to Carolina in the ensuing shootout. Zach Parise missed Minnesota's 4-2 loss in Detroit on Thursday with a back injury - the 64th game he has sat out since signing a 13-year, $98 million contract prior to the 2012-13 season - and won't play Saturday. (more...)
World Cup victor Andrea Pirlo to retire in December
- October 08, 2017

Each day, you have physical problems and you can't train as you would like to because there's always some niggle. "At my age, that's enough". The former AC Milan and Juventus star, 38, has called time on a glittering career after a two-year stint in the MLS with New York City FC . (more...)
Chris Eubank Jr says he is 'best in the world' Chris Eubank Jr says he is 'best in the world'
- October 08, 2017

The Turk took a knee to try and catch his breath and seemed to steady himself in a more evenly-matched second round. "The warship has landed fully equipped, fully loaded and all the artillery is pointing at Yildirim", Eubank Jr told his rival during the press conference. (more...)
Arsenal chase Martial as Sanchez replacement Arsenal chase Martial as Sanchez replacement
- October 08, 2017

The 21-year-old Frenchman is now enjoying a bright start to the 2017/18 season with Manchester United despite not always being a guaranteed starter under Jose Mourinho . The forward looked set to leave in the summer but Arsenal forced him to stay, although they may be tempted to sell in January to avoid losing him on a free transfer. (more...)