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Colorado State kicker Wyatt Bryan a semifinalist for Groza Award Colorado State kicker Wyatt Bryan a semifinalist for Groza Award
- November 03, 2017

IU senior kicker Griffin Oakes was named one of 20 semifinalists Thursday for the Lou Groza Award, which is given to the best kicker in college football. The Lou Groza Award is given annually to the nation's top collegiate place-kicker. The award is presented annually to the best kicker in the nation, and the list of 20 will be voted down to three finalists on November 21, all of whom will be honored at the organization's banquet on December 4. (more...)
Damian Lillard Hits Incredible Game-Winning Three vs. Lakers Damian Lillard Hits Incredible Game-Winning Three vs. Lakers
- November 03, 2017

Lillard scored 32 points while Jusuf Nurkic added 28 for Portland. Sadly, Damian Lillard hit the game-winning shot over Ingram's extended reach. This loss was a tough one for the Lakers to swallow. Kuzma finished with 22 points on 10-17 shooting from the field on the night, which was the 22-year-old's best offensive outing as a professional. Rookie Lonzo Ball had his worst offensive game of the season, going scoreless with just four assists and three rebounds. (more...)
Justin Verlander and Kate Upton to marry following World Series win
- November 03, 2017

The high-power duo got engaged just before the 2016 baseball season and announced the happy news to the world at the 2016 Met Gala, where Upton debuted her one-of-a-kind ring, designed by Verlander and jeweler Anita Ko. The three-time Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue cover model has been a noticeable presence in this year's playoffs, and she caused a run on a throwback Mitchell & Ness Astros sweater after wearing one during the ALCS and again during the Series. (more...)
Buffalo Bills @ New York Jets: Three Keys to the Game Buffalo Bills @ New York Jets: Three Keys to the Game
- November 03, 2017

Instead, the New York Jets continued their surprising season with a 34-21 rout at MetLife Stadium. The Bills matched their season total of three turnovers in the game. Taylor was sacked seven times , including the strip-sack in the fourth quarter that sealed the game for good. That's not going to cut it. The Bills receiver had to exit the game late in the second quarter after suffering an apparent knee injury, although it's unclear if the injury is serious or not. (more...)
Steve Kerr Would Vote Gregg Popovich for President Steve Kerr Would Vote Gregg Popovich for President
- November 03, 2017

Warriors coach Steve Kerr and two-time MVP Stephen Curry each endorsed Popovich for president Wednesday amid a growing fan campaign to try to convince the Spurs coach to run for the White House in 2020. Many in the National Basketball Association have been critical of Trump since he took office in January, including Kerr and Curry whose championship team has refused to celebrate their victory at the White House. (more...)
Pierre Garçon to be placed on injured reserve with neck injury Pierre Garçon to be placed on injured reserve with neck injury
- November 03, 2017

John Lynch announced it as an "eight-week injury". Among the 49ers' wide receivers and tight ends, Goodwin (69 catches), tight end Garrett Celek (62) and Robinson (60) have the most career receptions. That leaves no proven options for newly acquired Jimmy Garoppolo whenever he is ready to take over as starting quarterback. The defense has been hit even harder with defensive linemen Arik Armstead , Solomon Thomas, Tank Carradine and Ronald Blair; linebackers Reuben Foster, Malcolm Smith ... (more...)
Playoff ranking not keeping Penn State players down Playoff ranking not keeping Penn State players down
- November 03, 2017

However, Barkley's lack of production aside from those two plays took some of the steam out of his Heisman run, and the game also saw Ohio State quarterback J.T. along with several steady sophomores as the Spartans are preseason favorites to win the Big Ten . "I can not change what's happened in the past", he said. (more...)
People love dogs more than humans People love dogs more than humans
- November 03, 2017

Professors at Northeastern University in Boston examined the opinions of 240 people who received one of four fictional news articles, in which the victim changed between dogs and humans of different ages. "Only relative to the infant victim did the adult dog receive lower scores of empathy". However the respondents were less distressed when adult humans were victimized. (more...)
Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal moves into quarter-finals Paris Masters: Rafael Nadal moves into quarter-finals
- November 03, 2017

This is his fourth time to be crowned world No 1 at the end of the season, after 2008, 2010 and 2013. Struggles on the Cuevas serve and a failure to take chances when they arrived made this a far more hard match for Nadal than it needed to be, but it is the Spaniard who goes on to face qualifier Filip Krajinovic in the last eight. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo Names The Three Players Real Madrid Regret Selling Cristiano Ronaldo Names The Three Players Real Madrid Regret Selling
- November 03, 2017

And their problems were compounded in the Champions League on Wednesday night, when they lost 3-1 away at Tottenham. And in an interview after the game, Ronaldo hinted at why his side have not been performing to the standards expected of them this season. (more...)
Patrice Evra Poses For Selfies After Kicking Fan In Head Patrice Evra Poses For Selfies After Kicking Fan In Head
- November 03, 2017

The former Manchester United man aimed a punch at one fan before kicking another in the head from a standing position as if he was Shawn Michaels delivering Sweet Chin Music. Evra, only a substitute for the Group I match against Vitoria in Guimaraes, got into a verbal argument with supporters, who scaled the barriers to reach the advertising hoardings to confront the team. (more...)
Detroit Pistons may be interested in acquiring Eric Bledsoe Detroit Pistons may be interested in acquiring Eric Bledsoe
- November 03, 2017

Suns general manager Ryan McDonough said the front office did not believe Bledsoe's claim, adding that the point guard "won't be with us going forward". For their part, the Suns reportedly want to get another team involved in the trade. Of course, a league source telling Stein that the Pistons "should" be added to the interest list and another league source saying the Suns would rather move Jackson than hold onto him don't indicate any actual interest from the Pistons' side, which ... (more...)
Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back Smalling edged out as Southgate goes for three at the back
- November 03, 2017

I've gone into a rotation policy and I want to stick to that at the moment. "What I don't think you do is brush the experience under the carpet", he explained. "In my head he's more a player who plays higher up the pitch", Wenger said. "And that gives them the opportunity". "I believe he can as well play in midfield in a 4-2-3-1, he can play midfield in a 4-3-3". (more...)
Is The Stock A Good Investment? Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)
- November 03, 2017

This showed a surprise of 18.8% in the last quarter earnings. Sometimes a stock will take off and get too far ahead of its underlying value which may result in the price being overvalued. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.05 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.87, from 1.06 in 2017Q1. Glenhill Advisors Llc, a New York-based fund reported 1.43 million shares. (more...)
Rare Stocks Roar Again After Tech Valuation: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)
- November 03, 2017

The shares price has directed -5.13% toward a lower level throughout previous year and swapped 2.31% toward a strong spot during past one month. Oakworth Capital Inc. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This story was reported by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. If you are viewing this piece on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of United States & global copyright & trademark law. (more...)
Del Potro beats Haase in 3rd round of Paris Masters
- November 03, 2017

Alexander Zverev will compete against the likes of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at the ATP Finals in London. . In another match John Isner of the USA defeated Grigor Dimitrov 7-6, 5-7, 7-6. "I didn't expect to get this close to qualifying for London. I love to surprise myself, and that's what I'm doing now". Del Potro's win over Robin Haase in the Paris Masters third round ensured that former world number one Djokovic will be ranked lower than 10th for the first time since March 2007. (more...)
Texans fear Deshaun Watson suffered torn ACL at practice today Texans fear Deshaun Watson suffered torn ACL at practice today
- November 03, 2017

Watson finished third and second in the Heisman Trophy voting for the 2015 and 2016 seasons respectively. Watson was a late addition to the Texans' injury report and was listed as limited with a knee injury. Watson has 19 passing touchdowns and eight interceptions in seven games this season to go with 269 yards rushing and two touchdowns. After getting off to one of the most impressive starts for any rookie quarterback in National Football League history, Deshaun Watson's season is now ... (more...)
Gray renews his contract with Leicester Gray renews his contract with Leicester
- November 02, 2017

Puel, who worked with Chelsea playmaker Hazard while in charge of Lille, said winger Gray has the same attributes that helped the Belgian break into the French club's first team as a 16-year-old. "It's good news of course, after his impressive game [aganist Everton] and performance", Puel added. "Demarai is the same, he can keep the quickness a long time with the ball", Puel told a news conference ahead of Saturday's Premier trip to Stoke City. (more...)
Grad transfer Malik Zaire to get first start for Gators Grad transfer Malik Zaire to get first start for Gators
- November 02, 2017

Now he has to steer this struggling Florida team (3-4, 3-3 SEC) through its final four games with Missouri, South Carolina, UAB, and Florida State. "We want him to keep grinding and understand that competition is very good". "Malik is the starting quarterback for this upcoming game at Missouri", Shannon said in a statement. Turning to Zaire is the latest move. Zaire will be Florida's third starting quarterback of the season. (more...)
Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United need something from Liverpool clash' Slaven Bilic: 'West Ham United need something from Liverpool clash'
- November 02, 2017

But I don't divide it, my position or the team position. "That kind of goal is hard to swallow". I didn't see that goal relating to my position. "I was frustrated and angry at losing the chance to get points". "Reid was injured for Palace but he and Cresswell trained and should be okay for Liverpool ". Winston Reid was injured the day before the game [against Crystal Palace ]. (more...)