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Marcus Peters Testified on Marshawn Lynch's Behalf at Suspension Appeal Hearing Marcus Peters Testified on Marshawn Lynch's Behalf at Suspension Appeal Hearing
- October 24, 2017

Lynch was suspended one game for leaving the bench and shoving an official in the second quarter of Oakland's game against the Chiefs on Thursday. Lynch said he wanted to make a comeback so he could give something back to his hometown of Oakland before the Raiders move to Las Vegas in 2020. (more...)
Sendejo Suspended 1 Game For Hit On Ravens' Wallace Sendejo Suspended 1 Game For Hit On Ravens' Wallace
- October 24, 2017

In a letter from the league, Vice President of Football Operations Jon Runyan said that the hit could have been avoided and was "violently directed at the head and neck area and unreasonably placed both [Sendejo] and the opposing player at risk of serious injury". (more...)
Florida coach Jim McElwain says players, staff have gotten death threats Florida coach Jim McElwain says players, staff have gotten death threats
- October 24, 2017

No players who spoke after McElwain said they have received death threats, but one, linebacker Kylan Johnson, admitted he has heard things been said. A lot of angry people. Earlier this season, Texas A&M coach Kevin Sumlin received racist hate mail, which his wife, Charlene, posted on social media. You're a (racial epithet) and can't win! "You're in the business, that's all part of it", he said. (more...)
Liverpool boss Klopp: Have Man City already title won? Liverpool boss Klopp: Have Man City already title won?
- October 24, 2017

But Barton, who has been regular critic of the charismatic and widely-popular German, says he has yet to see evidence of that after Liverpool's frailties were again exposed by Tottenham on Sunday in a 4-1 defeat at Wembley . Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp believes Manchester City could yet to have the Premier League title already wrapped up. So far, the Merseyside outfit have conceded 24 goals in all competitions and have won just three of their nine Premier League games . (more...)
Carolina Panthers lose 17-3 to the Chicago Bears Carolina Panthers lose 17-3 to the Chicago Bears
- October 24, 2017

The concern has to be on an offense without an identity. "We squandered the opportunity, but I'm not feeling sorry for myself, nor do I expect anyone else to". Without Kalil and Turner, who'll have an MRI on Monday but said he expects to be ready next week in Tampa Bay, the sledding for an already-struggling offense and inconsistent quarterback is more hard. (more...)
McDonough: A chance Bledsoe has played his last game with Suns McDonough: A chance Bledsoe has played his last game with Suns
- October 24, 2017

Although most thought Bledsoe's tweet led to Watson's firing, the Suns are now looking to trade the point guard. McDonough said that Bledsoe told the Suns' organization that his tweet was about him being at a hair salon and not about his time in Phoenix according to sources. (more...)
Flames place Jaromir Jagr on injured reserve with lower-body injury Flames place Jaromir Jagr on injured reserve with lower-body injury
- October 24, 2017

Jagr stick's broke on the play, and he skated straight to bench before heading down the tunnel. He will have to miss at least seven days. The Flames answered with less than 30 seconds to go in the period with a goal of their own, tying the contest at one all. (more...)
Producer: Don't Expect More 'SkyCam' View From Patriots-Falcons Producer: Don't Expect More 'SkyCam' View From Patriots-Falcons
- October 24, 2017

Midway though the third quarter of Sunday night's game, Michaels informed viewers that NBC would make the switch to the Skycam angle due to the fog. "I could see the field minimally", Michaels said in NBC's statement. It's also led to immediate calls for more of the so-called " Madden View" in regular National Football League broadcasts, even when there's no foggy weather to force it into action. (more...)
Irish crack top 10 Irish crack top 10
- October 24, 2017

The Fighting Irish are in at No. 9 after a 49-14 thumping of USC. Alabama, which beat Tennessee 45-7, remains a unanimous No. 1 in this week's media poll. 6 and hosts Penn State on Saturday. Clemson 8. Miami (FL) 9. Oklahoma is just behind Notre Dame at No. 10. Virginia Tech 14. NC State 15. Alexander points out how Notre Dame has had impressive victories over Michigan State and Boston College . (more...)
ESPN cancels controversial new show after just one episode ESPN cancels controversial new show after just one episode
- October 24, 2017

ESPN launched the series with Barstool Sports' biggest personalities on ESPN2 in an attempt to attract the blog's followers. That skepticism apparently was present within the walls of ESPN, which now must deal with the public relations backlash of potentially alienating Barstool's detractors and its supporters. (more...)
Trump Continues Attack on Protesting NFL Players Trump Continues Attack on Protesting NFL Players
- October 24, 2017

And though the massive league-wide protests from a month ago seem to have died down in recent weeks, President Donald Trump isn't content to let the issue lie. Lavonte David #54 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers kneels on the ground after an National Football League game against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field in Orchard Park, New York on October 22, 2017. (more...)
Giroud wondergoal wins FIFA Puskas Award Giroud wondergoal wins FIFA Puskas Award
- October 24, 2017

Giroud beat Deyna Castellanos of the Venezuela U17 women's team and South Africa goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke of Baroka FC to the award, which recognises the "most lovely goal of the season". With his struggling side trailing 1-0, the goalkeeper went up for a corner, and with his back to goal, demonstrated his agility by leaping to send a magnificent overhead kick past his opposite number Jackson Mabokgwane. (more...)
John Besh steps down from restaurant group amid sexual harassment allegations
- October 23, 2017

In a letter to Besh Restaurant Group employees obtained Monday by the Los Angeles Times, company executive Shannon White said Besh "has made a decision to step down from all aspects of operations and to provide his full focus on his family". (more...)
Nationals Broadcaster Ray Knight Charged With Assault and Battery Nationals Broadcaster Ray Knight Charged With Assault and Battery
- October 23, 2017

Police say that officers were called to Knight's home at 4:00 a.m. on Sunday after an argument between Knight and a 33-year-old male acquaintance turned into a fight. Knight was transported to jail after receiving treatment and has since been released. Knight is remembered in Mets lore for his role in helping the team come back from a 3-2 deficit in the 1986 World Series. (more...)
Washington Redskins @ Philadelphia Eagles: Monday Night NFL on Sky Sports Washington Redskins @ Philadelphia Eagles: Monday Night NFL on Sky Sports
- October 23, 2017

With those type of numbers, the Eagles could play.500 ball after Week 7 and most likely make the postseason. The Redskins take on the Eagles on Monday night in a pivotal matchup in the NFC East . You know, the whole "you can throw out the standings when two NFC East teams meet" line of thinking doesn't always ring true. Redskins QB Kirk Cousins has played well in Washington's last two wins (Oakland and San Francisco) throwing for over 300 yards per game along with five ... (more...)
Donald Trump, Jerry Jones not happy until all National Football League stands for them Donald Trump, Jerry Jones not happy until all National Football League stands for them
- October 23, 2017

So he told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram on Sunday that while his hard-line stance on the national anthem has something to do with the red, white and blue, it also involves cold, hard green. No leadership in NFL! Irving had a clutched fist over his heart before raising it outward at the song's conclusion. This is an unprecedented situation, with an individual NFL player bringing this sort of case against the league, but numerous mechanics of the process, under the CBA, are similar to what ... (more...)
Texans LT Duane Brown ends holdout, won't be traded Texans LT Duane Brown ends holdout, won't be traded
- October 23, 2017

However, per KHOU , none of his $9 million base salary is guaranteed for the final two seasons. Offensive tackle Brown initially missed the Texans training camp in late July, commencing rumours that he was holding out. As things stand, Brown is hoping to make his debut on Sunday against the Seahawks . "It's my 10th year doing this, so I'm very familiar with what I need to do in order to be out there and be productive and be efficient", Brown said. (more...)
Leicester vs Leeds: Thomas Christiansen hesitant over resting first team players Leicester vs Leeds: Thomas Christiansen hesitant over resting first team players
- October 23, 2017

Samu Saiz scored a first-half brace before Pierre-Michel Lasogga rounded off the victory in the second half from a Kalvin Phillips corner. "We will look at it in terms of players coming in and players being rested for the weekend", he said. (more...)
Runner Wins Marathon After Competitors Totally Ran the Wrong Way Runner Wins Marathon After Competitors Totally Ran the Wrong Way
- October 23, 2017

Faniel, who has been referred to by both surnames, runs for the Venice Marathon Club . One of the original frontrunners who made the wrong turn came in fourth. Eventually, Gebrehiwet managed to leave him behind and won the race. The group followed the bike for several hundred metres before the mistake was spotted and they were sent back towards the course, losing up to two minutes in the process. (more...)
Jordan Henderson warns Liverpool must improve after heavy Tottenham defeat Jordan Henderson warns Liverpool must improve after heavy Tottenham defeat
- October 23, 2017

Klopp responded by taking off Lovren and replacing him with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain around the half-hour mark, but the goals continued to flow as Dele Alli and Kane struck either side of half time to drive Spurs out of sight of their top four rivals. (more...)