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Bears lose Zach Miller to gruesome leg injury on negated touchdown Bears lose Zach Miller to gruesome leg injury on negated touchdown
- October 30, 2017

Officials later waived off the touchdown play that injured Miller. Here's the play in question , which occurred during the third quarter with the Bears trailing by 11 points. Despite the injury-plagued career, the Bears stuck with the tight end, signing him to a one-year extension on February 27, 2015. They're going to hurt us when we play a better team. (more...)
Carolina Panthers send Tampa Bay Buccaneers to fourth straight loss Carolina Panthers send Tampa Bay Buccaneers to fourth straight loss
- October 30, 2017

MLB Luke Kuechly , listed as questionable on the Carolina Panthers' Friday injury report, is expected to be cleared from the National Football League concussion protocol for Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . That kept the Buccaneers defense constantly on its heels as they had to counter-shift their own personnel throughout the 8:38, 17-play drive. K Graham Gano (knee/illness) is questionable but expected to play when the Carolina Panthers face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on ... (more...)
Darryl Roberts, Robby Anderson make Jets' Week 8 Studs and Duds Darryl Roberts, Robby Anderson make Jets' Week 8 Studs and Duds
- October 30, 2017

Both teams needed this interconference win to get off of losing streaks. With the loss, the Jets drop to 3-5 on the season, while the Falcons climb above the.500 mark and improve to 4-3 on the year. But the Jets couldn't take advantage as Catanzaro's 46-yard field goal attempt was wide right. But for the second time, they couldn't convert the position into points as this time they were pushed back across the 50 and had to punt. (more...)
Markelle Fultz out at least 3 weeks with shoulder injury, 76ers announce
- October 30, 2017

Philadelphia reiterated that there is no structural damage to Fultz's shoulder, and that he'll continue performing physiotherapy while awaiting the next course of action. Fultz is shooting 33 per cent, 50 per cent from the free-throw line and has not attempted a 3-point shot all season, all as a reserve. The 19-year-old's shoulder injury saga has been well-documented up to this point, with the most twists and turns coming from his agent on October 24. (more...)
Ricciardo, Hartley penalised ahead of Mexican GP
- October 29, 2017

The good old times of waking up on a race day and knowing where everyone starts the race appears to be a memory from a bygone era. The Australian joins Fernando Alonso , Stoffel Vandoorne , Brendon Hartley and Pierre Gasly on the engine penalty list, and he is ready to push hard to climb up the order to finish inside the points. (more...)
SEC teams occupy top two spots in AP poll SEC teams occupy top two spots in AP poll
- October 30, 2017

The Bulldogs received two first-place votes, while conference rival Alabama received the other 59 to remain atop the pole. Oklahoma State (11th), Washington (12th) and Virginia Tech (13th) maintained their spots. 3 spot after Saturday's dramatic comeback win over Penn State. Miami is still undefeated (7-0), so a No. 9 ranking shows very little respect by the Associated Press voters. (more...)
Many of Texans players kneel during national anthem in protest of owner Many of Texans players kneel during national anthem in protest of owner
- October 29, 2017

It will come down to the wire with these two teams, and the temptation to trade Graham might increase as the National Football League trade deadline approaches as it may help address issues on the roster. He says he wasn't referring to the players in what he calls a "very regretful comment". Nevertheless, Texans players were offended enough by the statement that they reportedly wanted to walk out of practice, and it took a group meeting with coach Bill O'Brien and general manager Rick Smith ... (more...)
Raiders Play Giveaway in Loss at Buffalo Raiders Play Giveaway in Loss at Buffalo
- October 30, 2017

But they couldn't do it forever, when a familiar face put the Bills on the scoreboard. Return of the (Khalil) Mack?: The Raiders' reigning National Football League defensive player of the year does not like talking about his homecoming to Buffalo, where he played his college ball before the Bills passed on him at No. (more...)
Is this the worst punt return of all time? Is this the worst punt return of all time?
- October 30, 2017

Rivers' desparation pass was intercepted on the 1-yard line by Jonathan Jones to seal the win. As the Patriots came rushing at him, Benjamin scooped up the ball and ran backward to evade the oncoming Patriots . Nick Novak had a 51-yard field goal attempt partially blocked by Lawrence Guy . Among the actual Patriots wide receivers, Chris Hogan caught five passes for 60 yards. (more...)
Bears tight end appears to break leg in gruesome scene Bears tight end appears to break leg in gruesome scene
- October 29, 2017

Zach Miller suffered a gruesome left knee leg injury Sunday while catching a touchdown pass. The Bears were forced to settle for a field goal while Miller was carted off the field with his left leg placed in an air cast. And as Miller lay on the ground being attended to by the trainers, the NFL's officiating office overturned the call and ruled that he didn't make the catch. (more...)
Wozniacki finally beats Williams to win WTA Finals in Singapore Wozniacki finally beats Williams to win WTA Finals in Singapore
- October 29, 2017

Woznicki dropped serve when she was serving for the first set at 5-3, and then dropped serve when serving for the match in the seventh and ninth games of the second set. Williams had won all seven of their previous meetings. "It may have been only a little bit but Venus being the champion she is took it and started playing much better. (more...)
Girona beat Real Madrid in historic match Girona beat Real Madrid in historic match
- October 29, 2017

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is happy to count on Kiko Casilla for their visit to Girona . There were plenty of familiar names in the Girona XI, meanwhile, with on-loan Manchester City defender Pablo Maffeo joined by on-loan Stoke City defender Marc Muniesa in the back four. (more...)
Form Murray strikes to rescue Brighton Form Murray strikes to rescue Brighton
- October 29, 2017

One of the key factors in Brighton's turnaround has been their impressive performances when playing at Amex Stadium. Brighton will, however, be without veteran midfielder Steve Sidwell who will be sidelined after picking up a minor injury. (more...)
NEW Osmond Wins Gold at Skate Canada Event NEW Osmond Wins Gold at Skate Canada Event
- October 29, 2017

Russian skaters endured mixed fortunes behind her as Maria Sotskova climbed to second with a 192.52 points, while Anna Pogorilaya - who had been in the silver medal position after the short programme - slumped to ninth on 156.89. Duhamel and Radford landed their huge throw quadruple salchow on the way to 222.22 total points. This proved enough to leapfrog German short programme leaders and world silver medallist Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot. (more...)
Cousins' Triple-double Powers Pelicans Past Cavs, 123-101 Cousins' Triple-double Powers Pelicans Past Cavs, 123-101
- October 29, 2017

I'm not getting too high and getting too low. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are unfazed by the team's third loss in four games after the 2016 National Basketball Association champions were hammered 123-101 by New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night. (more...)
MLB's Bruce Maxwell, who knelt during anthem, is arrested on gun charge MLB's Bruce Maxwell, who knelt during anthem, is arrested on gun charge
- October 29, 2017

Scottsdale PD tells us Maxwell, 26, was arrested Saturday at 6:08 PM at his Scottsdale, AZ home. Bruce Maxwell #13 of the Oakland Athletics kneels in protest next to teammate Mark Canha #20 duing the singing of the National Anthem prior to the start of the game against the Texas Rangers at Oakland Alameda Coliseum on September 24, 2017 in Oakland, California. (more...)
Kenley Jansen Named 2017 NL Reliever of the Year Kenley Jansen Named 2017 NL Reliever of the Year
- October 29, 2017

With 230 saves, he's the Dodgers' all-time leader in the category. He also struck out 126 batters in 69 innings pitched. Over with the Boston Red Sox , Craig Kimbrel finished the year 5-0 with a 1.43 ERA, locking down 35 saves. Seven former star relief pitchers voted on the award - Rivera, Trevor Hoffman, Dennis Eckersley, Rollie Fingers, Bruce Sutter, John Franco and Billy Wagner. (more...)
Saturday's matchup, prediction: Penn State at Ohio State
- October 29, 2017

Barrett finished the game with 328 passing yards and four touchdowns. If the Buckeyes beat Penn State and win out, they will be a serious playoff contender. The Buckeyes held Heisman Trophy front-runner Saquon Barkley to 20 carries and 44 yards with a touchdown. Barkley is usually the main driving force of the Penn State offense, but quarterback Trace McSorley and tight end Mike Gesicki both put forth great performances, respectively. (more...)
Tate, Wildcats Drop 58 on Wazzu, Upset #15 Cougars Tate, Wildcats Drop 58 on Wazzu, Upset #15 Cougars
- October 29, 2017

The Cougars have given up more sacks than anyone else in the FBS this season (34), but Falk boasts a touchdown-to-interception ratio of 22-to-7 and sits 230 passing yards shy of becoming the Pac-12's career leader. Arizona: Rodriguez was supposed to be on the hot seat but Tate has pushed the Wildcats firmly into contention in the Pac-12 North and must be one of the most spectacular newcomers on the college football scene this season. (more...)
Derek Brunson Dusts Lyoto Machida At UFC Fight Night 119 Derek Brunson Dusts Lyoto Machida At UFC Fight Night 119
- October 29, 2017

As Machida stumbled to the canvas, Brunson was all over him, with a series of lefts bringing in referee Osiris Maia to stop the fight. The six-fight main card starts at 10 p.m. Machida opened the fight with his signature karate style, but the two were very reluctant to engage early on with Brunson throwing leg kicks from the outside. (more...)