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Karim Benzema Says Cristiano Ronaldo Is 'More Egotistical' Than Him Karim Benzema Says Cristiano Ronaldo Is 'More Egotistical' Than Him
- November 13, 2017

It's not a question of him calling me or not, I had him on the phone before the Euros and he didn't give me an explanation. "(Ronaldo) is more selfish than me, but that's normal", the French worldwide was quoted saying by Spanish website Marca. (more...)
Patriots cruise to 41-16 win over Broncos Patriots cruise to 41-16 win over Broncos
- November 13, 2017

Two plays later, the Patriots scored a touchdown on a pass from quarterback Tom Brady to running back Rex Burkhead . But New England would once again hurt Denver on special teams, as Dion Lewis returned the ensuing kickoff 103 yards to push the lead out to 14-3. (more...)
Senegal spark 'old' Liverpool injury fears over Sadio Mane Senegal spark 'old' Liverpool injury fears over Sadio Mane
- November 13, 2017

Senegal were looking to secure their place at next summer's World Cup during the global break with Mane playing a starring role in their attack. Jurgen Klopp had hoped that Senegal would consider releasing Mane earlier in the event that they ensured qualification for next summer's finals in Russian Federation. (more...)
Federer, Nadal see no need for change Federer, Nadal see no need for change
- November 13, 2017

The error was all the more surprising given Sock seemed to have given up the point, turning his back to leave Federer facing his backside and with the whole court at his mercy. The Spaniard has never won the tournament and his body is usually worn out during this time of the year, no thanks to his relentless style of play. (more...)
Aly Raisman says she was abused by team doctor: CBS '60 Minutes' Aly Raisman says she was abused by team doctor: CBS '60 Minutes'
- November 13, 2017

Nassar, USA Gymnastics' team physician for almost 20 years, pleaded guilty to federal child-pornography charges in June and has been accused by more than 100 women and girls of sexual assault during his time as USA gymnastics' team doctor. USA Gymnastics conducted a review of its procedures for handling sexual misconduct issues following reports previous year that it turned a blind eye to allegations. (more...)
United Defender Phil Jones Suffers Leg Injury in England Friendly United Defender Phil Jones Suffers Leg Injury in England Friendly
- November 13, 2017

Since the 25-year-old completed a £17m from Blackburn Rovers in July 2011, he has suffered 16 different injuries which have restricted Jones to 178 appearances in all competitions for United. It's something he's been carrying but he doesn't seem to be any worse so that's fine. At this moment in time it appears unlikely Jones will be ready in time which will be a big blow to boss Jose Mourinho given that he has formed a strong partnership with Eric Bailly at the heart of the Red Devils' ... (more...)
Padres, Dodgers To Play Series in Mexico
- November 13, 2017

The Padres will host the Los Angeles Dodgers in a three-game series May 4-6 in Monterrey, Mexico, a source confirmed. According to the Los Angeles Times , an official announcement will come Monday. The Padres have one player of Mexican heritage on their 40-man roster. The Cleveland Indians and Minnesota Twins will compete in Puerto Rico during an April series in 2018. (more...)
Fernando Torres to Newcastle? Fernando Torres to Newcastle?
- November 13, 2017

Fernando Torres has supposedly revealed that he is keen on a return to the Premier League. Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez has been alerted to the possibility of signing Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres , the Liverpool Echo have reported. (more...)
'It got worse and worse': Jelena Dokic reveals horrific abuse by father 'It got worse and worse': Jelena Dokic reveals horrific abuse by father
- November 13, 2017

When an Australian tennis magazine suggested Damir get psychological help to deal with his anger, he reacted by threatening to move his family back to Yugoslavia. He was evicted from Wimbledon , the US Open and the Australian Open for various offences, including smashing a journalist's phone and abusing staff over fish prices. (more...)
Falcons RB Devonta Freeman leaves game with concussion Falcons RB Devonta Freeman leaves game with concussion
- November 13, 2017

Devonta Freeman was hit hard by Cowboys linebacker Anthony Hitchens on a 2-yard run with 1:20 remaining in the first quarter. What does this mean for the Falcons? Freeman entered the contest leading the Falcons in rushing with 512 rushing yards and five rushing touchdowns on 114 carries. (more...)
John Fox challenges, thinking he'll get a touchdown, actually loses the ball John Fox challenges, thinking he'll get a touchdown, actually loses the ball
- November 13, 2017

Running back Bennie Cunningham converted a first-down on a pass from Mitchell Trubisky when he escaped down the right sideline for 23 yards. He thought Cunningham might have scored and threw the challenge flag. Not only did the Bears not score, the ruling actually turned the ball over to the Packers instead if giving it to the Bears on 1st-and-goal. Former NFL V.P. (more...)
49ers aiming to have Jimmy Garoppolo start Week 12
- November 13, 2017

The 49ers are targeting their Week 12 game against the Seattle Seahawks for Jimmy Garoppolo's debut as San Francisco's starting quarterback, a source told ESPN. The Giants have allowed an opposing tight end to score a touchdown in every game so far this season. Three players took a knee during the national anthem. (more...)
Rams beat Texans 33-7 to stay on course for the playoffs Rams beat Texans 33-7 to stay on course for the playoffs
- November 13, 2017

The game had been dreary and frustrating for the Rams until a second-down play five minutes in the third quarter, when they nursed a 9-7 lead. Rookie coach Sean McVay's club still kept its momentum going with a 205-yard third quarter on the way to scoring at least 27 points for the eighth time in nine games. (more...)
'Good chance' Martellus Bennett plays Sunday night for Patriots 'Good chance' Martellus Bennett plays Sunday night for Patriots
- November 13, 2017

But Tom Brady is 3-7 lifetime in games in Denver and faces Patriot killer Von Miller who sits seventh in the National Football League with eight sacks on the year. Receiver Emmanuel Sanders (ankle) and inside linebacker Todd Davis (ankle), both of whom were originally listed as questionable to play Sunday against the Patriots, are active. (more...)
Man Utd 'agree £8m deal with Besiktas' for Fellaini Man Utd 'agree £8m deal with Besiktas' for Fellaini
- November 13, 2017

Mourinho has been a big fan of Fellaini and praised him after the 1-0 defeat at Chelsea last weekend. Mourinho is a huge admirer of the big Belgian, but understands that sacrifices have to be made if he is to secure more top class players that can elevate his side to a new level. (more...)
NASCAR at Phoenix 2017 Results: Matt Kenseth Wins, Brad Keselowski Advances NASCAR at Phoenix 2017 Results: Matt Kenseth Wins, Brad Keselowski Advances
- November 13, 2017

First, the singularly happy one: Brad Keselowski . Elliott finished second in the Can-Am 500 at Phoenix International Raceway Sunday afternoon. Then there's the four less-enthused drivers, the ones who missed the cut Sunday and were eliminated from championship contention: Jimmie Johnson , Ryan Blaney , Keselowski, and Elliott. (more...)
Federer opens ATP finals bid with victory over Sock Federer opens ATP finals bid with victory over Sock
- November 13, 2017

After a miraculous year in which he regained the No 1 ranking and claimed his 10th French Open title, we might have expected Rafael Nadal to arrive in London with a regal strut . Sock had arranged to play golf at Augusta this week, so remote were his chances of making the field. In a weird moment in the middle of the first set, the rookie American, playing in the showpiece event for the first time , hit a poor drop shot, inviting the simplest of put-aways. (more...)
Jets, Bucs trade field goals in first half Jets, Bucs trade field goals in first half
- November 13, 2017

Tampa Bay will have time for one more possession. New York's run game was equally pitiful. But the production was especially putrid as it was a field goal fest for the first three quarters. Costly mistakes, conservative play calls, and lack of execution have hindered the Jets in each of their six losses, and Sunday was no different. The Jets gave up a 44-yard punt return in the second quarter. (more...)
Chargers expect a steady diet of Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette Chargers expect a steady diet of Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette
- November 13, 2017

The result was a third-and-25 play that resulted with another interception of Bortles by Boston. Philip Rivers has enough playmakers at his disposal to get this done, so it will be a matter of getting his offense in the right play pre-snap and getting those playmakers the ball in open space. (more...)
Vontaze Burfict ejected for making contact with official Vontaze Burfict ejected for making contact with official
- November 13, 2017

Marcus Mariota completed 25-of-44 passes for 264 yards, a touchdown, and an interception in the Titans' Week 10 win over the Bengals. Winners of their last three in a row, the Titans are fighting for the top spot in the AFC South, now tied with the Jacksonville Jaguars at 5-3. (more...)