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Cleveland Browns tried, failed to acquire AJ McCarron at deadline Cleveland Browns tried, failed to acquire AJ McCarron at deadline
- November 01, 2017

The Browns and Bengals discussed a trade for backup quarterback AJ McCarron . The Browns have gone radio silent in regards to the days events and messages requesting comment and clarification on the situation have gone unanswered by the team. (more...)
Deer rescued from pumpkin bucket Deer rescued from pumpkin bucket
- November 01, 2017

The residents were eventually able to encircle the deer and entrap it. One man said his Fit Bit logged four miles during the foot-search. The deer was seen primarily in the wooded areas of the Sherwood Forest neighborhood, Meyerrenke said. (more...)
49ers trade CB Rashard Robinson to Jets 49ers trade CB Rashard Robinson to Jets
- November 01, 2017

San Francisco selected Robinson, a former LSU product, in Round 4 (No. 133) overall in the 2016 NFL Draft. Robinson should battle Buster Skrine , Juston Burris and Darryl Roberts for playing time in the Jets secondary. The team officially acquired quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo from the New England Patriots on Tuesday morning. Over the past two seasons with San Francisco (2016-17), he appeared in 22 games (13 starts) and registered 61 tackles, 15 passes defensed, two interception, one ... (more...)
UFC announces debut in Perth, Australia, targets massive headliner for card UFC announces debut in Perth, Australia, targets massive headliner for card
- November 01, 2017

Pierre at New York's Madison Square Garden this coming Sunday (AUS time). On Tuesday, the promotion announced that it will debut in the city on February 11. "Fighting on home soil is always a dream come true and I'd love to unify the UFC middleweight title here in Australia", Whittaker said in a statement. (more...)
Bills vs Jets Odds and Point Spread Bills vs Jets Odds and Point Spread
- November 01, 2017

But the Bills are now 5-2 and have a chance to tie the Patriots for first place in the AFC East while the Jets have exceeded expectations and are now 3-5. Since the loss at Cincinnati, the Bills have bounced back with wins over the Buccaneers and Raiders. On the defense, the Bills give up an average of 346.6 total yards and 16.4 points per game. (more...)
Kelvin Benjamin Traded to Bills Kelvin Benjamin Traded to Bills
- October 31, 2017

The NFL's trade deadline seemingly passed on Tuesday without anything noteworthy going down at the wire. Then the Bills went out and got themselves a true No. Benjamin had 32 receptions for 475 yards and two touchdowns through eight games this season. What does this mean for the Bills? Both previously worked for the Panthers before being hired by Buffalo this year. (more...)
Parent holds teacher hostage inside elementary school classroom Parent holds teacher hostage inside elementary school classroom
- October 31, 2017

KABC in Los Angeles reported the incident happened at about 11 a.m.at Castle View Elementary School, but no other details were immediately confirmed. Julia Alvaro, who has children ages 8 and 5 at the school, got a call informing her that the building was on lockdown. The parent, who lives down the street from the school, said she rushed to the campus as soon as she heard all the commotion. (more...)
Iowa State Sweeps Cross Country Championships Iowa State Sweeps Cross Country Championships
- November 01, 2017

For now, they get a bump. "Now, can we stay the course and can we continue to do those things?" Iowa State coach Matt Campbell triggers a $500,000 bonus for winning at least six regular-season games. When Iowa State's Joel Lanning , the middle linebacker who converted in the offseason from quarterback, wobbled to the sideline with a second-quarter injury, TCU used the opportunity to gash the Cyclones for runs up the middle of 22 yards by Kyle Hicks and 17 by Darius Anderson . (more...)
Manchester United told exactly how Jose Mourinho has made them better Manchester United told exactly how Jose Mourinho has made them better
- November 01, 2017

Mourinho has said that Lukaku should be "untouchable" so it seems likely that Martial and Rashford will continue to share wing duties; against Burton and Swansea in the Carabao Cup they both started in the absence of the Belgian. "One thing you can't criticise them for is their attitude". It was thought that Real were keen to bring in Tottenham Hotspur's Harry Kane to answer their current struggle for goals, with their Euro 2016-winner and Karim Benzema only recording one a piece so ... (more...)
Houston Texans star dresses in prison jumpsuit after owner's inmate comments Houston Texans star dresses in prison jumpsuit after owner's inmate comments
- October 31, 2017

Clowney is shown in prison orange a few days after ESPN reported McNair, a SC graduate, complained about "inmates running the prison" during National Football League owners' meetings. McNair released two statements last week apologizing for his comments, stressing that he was not referring to players. Case in point: Jadeveon Clowney . (more...)
No. 1 NHL Story of October? The Vegas Golden Knights No. 1 NHL Story of October? The Vegas Golden Knights
- October 31, 2017

What's behind this historic start? Five different players have game-winning goals, led by James Neal (3) and David Perron (2). That's the Golden Knights' depth chart right now. The Isles also improved to 4-0-1 at Barclays Center, continuing their strong play in an arena they'd like to leave as soon as their Bid for Approval for the Belmont site is given the green light, and an actual facility is built on the land adjacent to the legendary Long Island race track. (more...)
Victor Oladipo game-winning 3 lifts Pacers past Spurs Victor Oladipo game-winning 3 lifts Pacers past Spurs
- October 31, 2017

Oladipo has led the Pacers in scoring in all six games this season and now ranks eighth in the National Basketball Association with an average of 25.5 points per game this season. And after Danny Green scored five straight points to give the Spurs a 94-92 lead, Oladipo hit the long rainbow jumper to put the Pacers ahead 95-94. (more...)
Auburn's Kam Pettway out for extended period with fractured scapula Auburn's Kam Pettway out for extended period with fractured scapula
- October 31, 2017

It was his best game of the season since rushing for 128 yards and three scores in the team's Week 2 win over Mercer. "I think coach Gus already talked about Pettway, that's probably the only guy we won't have for a little period of time". "He's had a lot of different injuries". Pettway's latest injury wasn't discovered until almost a week after it occurred. With his absence, Kerryon Johnson will now be the full-time featured back in Auburn's offense, though third-string back Kam Martin ... (more...)
Anthony Martial is Man Utd's new Solskjaer, says Phil Neville Anthony Martial is Man Utd's new Solskjaer, says Phil Neville
- October 31, 2017

Solskjaer was known for producing from the bench, most famously scoring an injury time victor in the 1999 Champions League Final for United against Bayern Munich having replaced Andy Cole in the 81st minute. That would've been a big gap. "So he comes, okay, probably a lucky shot, but the movement is good, the desire is good, and the goal is the goal that give us two more points than the 0-0". (more...)
Trevor Siemian At Risk Of Losing Broncos Starting Job Trevor Siemian At Risk Of Losing Broncos Starting Job
- October 31, 2017

He was also sacked twice and the Broncos trailed 17-3 at halftime. "[Monday] our defense played winning football in my opinion, our offensive line blocked, we ran the ball for 177 [yards] and the pass pro was better". Siemian was far more effective last season, as he went 8-6 with 3,401 yards, 18 touchdowns and 10 picks. The Broncos are frustrated, especially because they have a defense that is statistically the best in the NFL . (more...)
JuJu Smith-Schuster Is Having A Ball JuJu Smith-Schuster Is Having A Ball
- October 31, 2017

Le'Veon Bell got a couple of carries that didn't amount to much. He feathered the ball into the hands of his guy, and the USC product did the rest. Smith-Schuster, who saw extra snaps in wake of Martavis Bryant's suspension, finished with seven catches for 193 yards and the long TD. (more...)
Mourinho hits out at Man Utd fans for not backing Lukaku Mourinho hits out at Man Utd fans for not backing Lukaku
- October 31, 2017

There was also an uninspiring performance in the Champions League against Benfica sandwiched between those two displays. Manchester United hosted Tottenham at Old Trafford with Romelu Lukaku starting the match and helping provide a vital assist for Anthony Martial's victor. (more...)
It's 'normal' for players to wind-up Dele Alli, says Mauricio Pochettino It's 'normal' for players to wind-up Dele Alli, says Mauricio Pochettino
- October 31, 2017

The attacking midfielder's red card for a awful tackle in last season's Europa League exit at the hands of Belgian side Gent made him ineligible for Tottenham's first three Champions League games this season. It's normal to argue with opponents. Always in the game, we'd probed away in the second half until finally Christian Eriksen found space and spotted Dele's run between defenders. (more...)
Last Week Tonight's John Oliver takes on Australian plebiscite Last Week Tonight's John Oliver takes on Australian plebiscite
- October 31, 2017

During this week's episode of his late-night talk show Last Week Tonight , Oliver shared his opinion on the federal government's "non-legally binding voluntary postal vote at a public cost of $120 million". "We f--k, but that's not marriage". Oliver then went on to jokingly suggest that Andrews "f--s his cycling mates". It's not marriage, it's just f**king. (more...)
National Football League won't suspend Kiko Alonso, Ndamukong Suh for incidents vs. Ravens National Football League won't suspend Kiko Alonso, Ndamukong Suh for incidents vs. Ravens
- October 31, 2017

While the hit had many calling for an ejection during the game for being flagrant and many more looking for a suspension this week, Alonso doesn't have a history of being a dirty player. As for Suh, he was flagged for personal fouls twice against the Ravens. Later in the game, Suh jumped offside and shoved Ravens quarterback Ryan Mallett , who had replaced Flacco, after the quarterback had already handed off the ball. (more...)