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Anonymous Giants players rip Ben McAdoo Anonymous Giants players rip Ben McAdoo
- November 09, 2017

McAdoo has since said his odd response was the result of pondering the answer and deciding some things were best left unsaid, but whether that's true or not, there's no wiping away what has otherwise been a disastrous and embarrassing season. (more...)
David de Gea Reveals Overlooked Secret to His Success David de Gea Reveals Overlooked Secret to His Success
- November 09, 2017

The 27-year-old has been perennially linked to Zinedine Zidane's side, and came incredibly close to signing for Los Blancos in 2015 until a paperwork error stopped the move from going through on transfer deadline day. De Gea has been in fine form this season, earning eight Premier League clean sheets - three more than any other keeper after the first 11 rounds of fixtures. (more...)
Jim Irsay believes Andrew Luck's injury is in his head? Jim Irsay believes Andrew Luck's injury is in his head?
- November 09, 2017

Patrick was stunned. "Wow", he said. The development shocked Dungy, who insists the Colts had planned on Luck playing most , if not all, of the season. "It's been said before, all sports is played on a 4-inch field between your ears". Former Indianapolis Colts coach Tony Dungy speaks as owner Jim Irsay looks on during a halftime ceremony to present his Pro Football Hall of Fame ring during the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 24, 2016. (more...)
Tom Coughlin supports Jalen Ramsey after fight in Bengals game Tom Coughlin supports Jalen Ramsey after fight in Bengals game
- November 09, 2017

Green that got both of them ejected. The Jags got the last laugh, winning the game by a final score of 23-7. "I told him that his time [in the NFL] was nearly up". "His teammates said he was over there pretty mad". He went right after Green, who twice took down the Jaguars' cornerback WWF-style and threw several punches after Ramsey initially shoved the Bengals' wideout to the ground. (more...)
UA has record academic rate, falls behind SEC UA has record academic rate, falls behind SEC
- November 09, 2017

These factors account for the difference between the FGR and the NCAA GSR . It makes no accommodation for transfers into or out of an institution. We understand that it takes a village to graduate one student-athlete. In a release, Arkansas athletics director Jeff Long championed the findings in the latest GSR , stating his department has "worked purposefully to provide additional support and encouragement to assist" athletes over the past decade, and the department has "made tremendous ... (more...)
Popovich addresses Leonard's slow progress: 'It's just been more hard for him'
- November 09, 2017

Leonard , the preseason favourite to win the MVP award, joined Spurs' training camp in the last week of September but hasn't been able to practice with the team. "It's just been taking a little bit longer". Popovich and the Spurs are not looking to rush the 26-year-old back into action and are instead willing to take a patient approach as they're more focused on having him return to full health and back playing his best basketball. (more...)
Jerry Jones reportedly threatens to sue National Football League, owners over Roger Goodell's contract Jerry Jones reportedly threatens to sue National Football League, owners over Roger Goodell's contract
- November 09, 2017

The New York Times first reported the development on Wednesday. The clash comes as the NFL and Goodell faced criticism over players' decisions to protest by kneeling or sitting during the national anthem at games. According to ESPN , Jones has the backing of 16 other team owners seeking to oust Goodell, but the league would need approval from 24 owners in order to fire the commissioner. (more...)
Details On How Chris Jericho Vs. Kenny Omega Went Down
- November 09, 2017

He noted that Jericho got the idea from watching the buildup to the huge Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight. Chris Jericho's idea of a match no one thought they'd ever see led him to Kenny Omega. Jericho issued the challenge Sunday at NJPW's Power Struggle pay-per-view event through a video where the wrestling icon called out Omega who is now NJPW's United States Champion. (more...)
Chris Ballard: Vontae Davis was cleared medically, hasn't played very well Chris Ballard: Vontae Davis was cleared medically, hasn't played very well
- November 09, 2017

Davis' issue is with how his demotion was announced. In Davis' consecutive absence, 4th-year cornerback Pierre Desir should get his 3rd straight start, who played reasonably well all things considered last weekend against the Houston Texans . (more...)
'Clean and sober' Gordon wants to be NFL's best receiver 'Clean and sober' Gordon wants to be NFL's best receiver
- November 09, 2017

He isn't eligible to practice right now and won't be eligible to play until December, but the process has begun to try and get him back on the field. "(I'm) in a good spot. Most in the Browns organization would settle for a drama-free final few months of the season from a wideout who hasn't sniffed regular-season action in almost three years because of a suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy. (more...)
California NAACP pushes to have 'The Star-Spangled Banner' removed as national anthem California NAACP pushes to have 'The Star-Spangled Banner' removed as national anthem
- November 09, 2017

The California and Hawaii NAACP hope that California lawmakers forward the resolution on to Congress, and "The Star-Spangled Banner" is replaced with a more inclusive song. "The Star-Spangled Banner" has been the nation's anthem since 1931, when President Herbert Hoover signed a congressional act making it the song of the United States. (more...)
Celtics F Al Horford to miss game with concussion Celtics F Al Horford to miss game with concussion
- November 08, 2017

Horford was hit in the head during Monday's game in Atlanta. This is worrying to Celtics fans, as this is not Horford's first concussion. After missing nine games near the beginning of last season, he opened up to the Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach about the hard experience. (more...)
Jockey suspended after punching filly Jockey suspended after punching filly
- November 08, 2017

Caboche hopped off before inexplicably jabbing the Onemorenomore filly in the stomach. A jockey in South Australia has been handed a two-week suspension after punching a horse behind the stalls. It was the horse's third start since finishing last and second-last at Port Lincoln and Gawler last month. Caboche, who is based in Adelaide, recently rode his 100th victor. (more...)
Samoan Rugby Union set for goodwill payment from RFU Samoan Rugby Union set for goodwill payment from RFU
- November 08, 2017

Samoan prime minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi, the SRU chairman, issued a fundraising plea to the public to keep the governing body going. Former Samoa worldwide Daniel Leo said on Twitter that it was a "dark day for the rugby world". The RFU made a similar goodwill gesture to Fiji when they toured a year ago. (more...)
Federer to face Zverev, Nadal drawn against Dimitrov — ATP Tour Finals Federer to face Zverev, Nadal drawn against Dimitrov — ATP Tour Finals
- November 08, 2017

Sock and 20-year-old Zverev will both make their debuts along with Grigor Dimitrov, who joins Nadal, fourth seed Dominic Thiem and seventh seed David Goffin in the Pete Sampras group . Sock, who was 24th in the "Race to London" standings before arriving at Bercy, will become the American number one for the first time, after beating the man who knocked out his compatriots Sam Querrey and John Isner earlier in the week. (more...)
Messi: Messi: "It's a lie that I make decisions on Argentina team"
- November 08, 2017

Ahead of Argentina's friendly with Russian Federation this Saturday, Messi was speaking to the media. " I would prefer to avoid them, they'd be tough opponents ". "I don't know what's going to happen in the coming years, how I'm going to feel". 'We could not stop qualifying for the World Cup when Ecuador scored the goal, a lot of things happened to me, but we were lucky not to go insane'. (more...)
Bobby Portis returns to Chicago Bulls and drops 21 points Bobby Portis returns to Chicago Bulls and drops 21 points
- November 08, 2017

The Raps led the Bulls 29-26 after one. "I didn't even sleep last night like I told the guys before". What did Mirotic expect would happen once Portis served his eight games? DeRozan wound up with a game-high 24 points. The Bucks will reportedly land disgruntled Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe in exchange for centre Greg Monroe and a first-round pick. Markkanen has scored in double figures in every game this season. (more...)
Moses Simon joins Super Eagles injury list Moses Simon joins Super Eagles injury list
- November 08, 2017

Kayode last featured for the Super Eagles in their 2-0 loss to South Africa in Uyo and will be hoping for a better outing with the national team against Algeria and Argentina. "We had three days to prepare for Algeria". "Even though we've qualified for the World Cup, the match should serve as one of the team's preparatory games for the tournament because there's no time". (more...)
Bilic talked to former West Ham players after sacking, got clear message Bilic talked to former West Ham players after sacking, got clear message
- November 08, 2017

I want to do well. "I think it's good for us both". But I want to start defensively. We are working them hard and trying to get the best we can out of them. Everton now have David Unsworth in charge in a caretaker capacity, and the recent comeback victory against Watford suggested that he had backing of the players even if it took him a while to record his first victory. (more...)
Tide's Collin Sexton ruled ineligible because of Federal Bureau of Investigation probe Tide's Collin Sexton ruled ineligible because of Federal Bureau of Investigation probe
- November 08, 2017

Alabama Freshman point guard Collin Sexton was declared ineligible to play after the school determined he was the unnamed player identified in a federal corruption complaint against Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person and former National Basketball Association referee Rashan Michel, according to an ESPN.com report released Tuesday evening. (more...)