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Da'Shawn Hand injury status still TBD for LSU Da'Shawn Hand injury status still TBD for LSU
- November 02, 2017

Alabama plays LSU at 7 p.m. CT Saturday in Bryant-Denny Stadium. Series history: Alabama leads 51-25-5. But the Tide is not #1 in the official College Football Playoff rankings that were just released Tuesday night. The Crimson Tide will be faced with the task of stopping an LSU rushing attack that ranks fifth in the conference with 216.2 yards a game. After completing 13 of 24 passes for 206 yards against Auburn, Danny Etling completed 9 of 13 for 200 yards against Ole Miss, but he was ... (more...)
Browns WR Josh Gordon reinstated by National Football League on conditional basis
- November 02, 2017

He has 161 career receptions for 2, 754 yards and 14 touchdowns over three seasons, but hasn't played since the end of the 2014 season. Gordon would then be eligible on November 27, at the team's discretion, to return to active status or to remain on the commissioner's exempt list for an additional week before returning to active status. (more...)
Chelsea to offer Cesc Fabregas new deal to warn off Manchester United Chelsea to offer Cesc Fabregas new deal to warn off Manchester United
- November 02, 2017

Defending In Numbers is a new Deezer Originals football podcast, created by Squawka. The Spanish worldwide still has 18 months left on his current deal at Stamford Bridge, however, the Blues are set to offer the midfielder a new contract, which is expected to be a new one-year extension on top of his existing deal. (more...)
3-4-2-1: Wenger's Probable Arsenal XI vs Red Star Belgrade 3-4-2-1: Wenger's Probable Arsenal XI vs Red Star Belgrade
- November 02, 2017

However, that means Mesut Ozil, Alexandre Lacazette and Alexis Sanchez will not feature against Red Star as Arsenal prepare for the tough test against early Premier League pace-setters Manchester City on Sunday. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that Mathieu Debuchy is now under consideration to challenge for a place in the starting line-up again. (more...)
Conor McGregor Reveals His Likely Next Opponent
- November 02, 2017

I'm gonna leave him to it. "I've since fought the Floyd [Mayweather] fight and who knows what's next - keep an eye out for a sequel!" "If we had a rematch?" 'We haven't spoken (since the fight). McGregor, speaking ahead of the Dublin premiere of " Conor McGregor: Notorious " - a documentary about the fighter - said his next fight would be to defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight title. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick Will Be On An NFL Roster Within 10 Days Colin Kaepernick Will Be On An NFL Roster Within 10 Days
- November 02, 2017

There are teams out there that can use a backup quarterback. The clumsy effort in Cleveland to trade for Bengals quarterback A.J. You can even include the New England Patriots as a squad that could use Kaepernick's services now, as they just dealt Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers. (more...)
Tennessee OT Brett Kendrick Played Second Half vs. Kentucky With Concussion Tennessee OT Brett Kendrick Played Second Half vs. Kentucky With Concussion
- November 01, 2017

It is not clear is the trained independent medical observer was notified of Kendrick's concussion. The Read Optional states they received communication from sources confirming Kendrick had sustained the concussion during the game. Jones nor his staff have issued any statement at this time pertaining to the issue, and there was nothing said after the game about an injury to Kendrick either. (more...)
Russian skiers handed lifetime Olympic bans for anti-doping violations
- November 01, 2017

Legkov has also been stripped of his medals. Legkov won gold in the 50 kilometres freestyle and silver in the 4x10 kilometres relay, while Belov placed 18th in men's skiathlon and 25th in the 15 kilometres classic. The Canadian professor's remit was to establish if there was any truth to claims made by Russian whistle-blowers, such as the former head of the Moscow anti-doping laboratory Grigory Rodchenkov, that the world's largest country had engaged in sport's biggest fraud. (more...)
Hard Rock Stadium to host College Football National Championship in 2021 Hard Rock Stadium to host College Football National Championship in 2021
- November 01, 2017

Miami is a traditional college football postseason site from hosting the Orange Bowl and a vacation destination close to beaches. Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida will host the College Football National Championship on Monday, Jan. (more...)
Adam Gase says Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry was never going 'anywhere' Adam Gase says Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry was never going 'anywhere'
- November 01, 2017

We'll be able to maximize what they do well". The Giants could use help at wide receiver at the moment considering Beckham, Brandon Marshall and Dwayne Harris all suffered season-ending injuries during Week 5. We felt this was a good opportunity. "That was kind of the decision we came to". And the Miami Dolphins are doing their part to make sure the drama continues through Tuesday afternoon's deadline. (more...)
Napoli vs Manchester City, Champions League Napoli vs Manchester City, Champions League
- November 01, 2017

Following the trip to Italy, City host Arsenal in the league on Sunday. Rarer still, Silva was responding to most questions in English and, although he was economical with words, he did say he feels City have reached new heights this season. (more...)
'Bad Boys' TV Spin-Off Pilot Lands At NBC 'Bad Boys' TV Spin-Off Pilot Lands At NBC
- November 01, 2017

A planned " Bad Boys " spinoff series starring Gabrielle Union has landed at NBC with a pilot production commitment, Variety has confirmed. As earlier reports suggested, the show will be based around the supporting character of Sydney "Syd" Burnett from Bad Boys II, sister of Detective Marcus Burnett (Martin Lawrence) and romantic interest to Detective Mike Lowrey (Will Smith). (more...)
Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Shares Bought by Aperio Group LLC Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Shares Bought by Aperio Group LLC
- November 01, 2017

The shares were sold on October 5th for an average price of $118.43. Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. (more...)
Thomas Lemar Lining Up FC Barcelona Move? Thomas Lemar Lining Up FC Barcelona Move?
- November 01, 2017

Monaco vice president Vadim Vasilyev admits they fought hard to keep Lemar away from the Gunners and Liverpool over the summer. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that he is extremely hungry to win the Premier League title as he hasn't won it in a long time. (more...)
Government to Designate 'Khichdi' as National Dish Government to Designate 'Khichdi' as National Dish
- November 01, 2017

The khichdi prepared will be distributed to ambassadors and other dignitaries at the Conference. At the three-day World Food India 2017 starting November 3, organised by the Ministry of Food Processing in collaboration with CII, the government plans to use the platform to promote kKhichdi, a rice and lentil dish, as the "Brand India food". (more...)
Purdue basketball ranked No. 20 in Preseason AP Top 25
- November 01, 2017

The opening weekend action will feature a game played between No. 11 West Virginia and No. 25 Texas A&M at Ramstein Air Base in Germany. The Atlantic Coast Conference had the most ranked teams with five, while the Big 12 and Big Ten had four each. (more...)
Papa John's critical of National Football League leadership, pulls some advertising Papa John's critical of National Football League leadership, pulls some advertising
- November 01, 2017

Much of the anthem demonstrations, which Colin Kaepernick started a year ago as a protest against racial injustice and police brutality, had dwindled earlier this season. Numerous president's supporters agreed, canceling NFL TV bundles and burning merchandise . The company, which reportedly has nixed a bulk of its TV advertising with the NFL, expects declining sales to continue next quarter, and believes its deal with the league is the main reason why. (more...)
Rafael Nadal secures year-end number one spot for fourth time Rafael Nadal secures year-end number one spot for fourth time
- November 01, 2017

Nadal, who has never won the tournament, was a break behind in the opening set before stepping up a gear to set up a third round meeting with Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas. And he closed it out with the minimum of fuss to add another piece of history to his illustrious career. The 20-year-old Zverev converted his only break point in the first set to take the lead while Haase wasted six break chances. (more...)
Majority of Playoff Teams Don't Start in the Top 4 Majority of Playoff Teams Don't Start in the Top 4
- November 01, 2017

And Oklahoma still prevailed by double digits. The AP and USA Today polls both have Ohio State ranked ahead of Oklahoma. They came out with something to prove, after the 45-24 trouncing by the Buckeyes a year earlier, and they did so. If the season ended now, no Big 12 teams would make the playoffs. With the rankings released on Tuesday night, four teams find themselves in at the moment while everyone else will be chasing them. (more...)
After much debate, playoff committee ranks Georgia No. 1 After much debate, playoff committee ranks Georgia No. 1
- November 01, 2017

Notre Dame, which lost at home by one to the Bulldogs in Week 2 is at No. 3. The Irish have put together blowout wins over Michigan State , Southern California and North Carolina State since their loss to Georgia. Each year, at least two teams that were not among the initial top four made the four-team field. The College Football Playoff championship will be January 8 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. (more...)