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NCAA grants Braxton Beverly immediate eligibility NCAA grants Braxton Beverly immediate eligibility
- November 15, 2017

Beverly then chose to transfer to NC State but was initially forced to sit out a year per the NCAA's transfer rules-if a player who has not graduated transfers from a Division I school to another Division I school, he is forced to sit out a year-even though he had only taken summer classes at Ohio State and never competed nor practiced officially with the team. (more...)
Curtis Samuel to undergo season-ending ankle surgery
- November 15, 2017

Samuel will undergo season-ending surgery on his left ankle and consequently be placed on injured reserve, the team announced on Tuesday. Head coach Ron Rivera said things weren't very optimistic about Samuel's ankle before an MRI Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Jack Sock pips Marin Cilic in final-set tie-break Jack Sock pips Marin Cilic in final-set tie-break
- November 15, 2017

The next break point didn't come until the 11th game. The ATP Finals feature the top eight fit male singles players and doubles teams who have accrued the most points throughout the 2017 season. "I think Jack is playing really good", Cilic said. The American No 1 increased his advantage in the second set with a further break of the Cilic serve to move 4-1 ahead before he served out in style with an ace to force the deciding third set - the fourth time already this week that a match has ... (more...)
United States government witness in Federation Internationale de Football Association trial said Fox, Televisa paid bribes
- November 15, 2017

Alejandro Burzaco, formerly the controlling principal of sports marketing company Torneos y Competencias SA , made his accusations as a witness for the federal government, his attorney, Sean P. Burzaco, testifying at the trial of three former South American soccer officials in NY, said that Fox Sports, Globo (Brazil), Televisa (Mexico), Mediapro (Spain), Full Play (Argentina) and Traffic Group (Brazil) had been involved in the bribery. (more...)
Christian Eriksen is Going to the World Cup (Ireland vs Denmark) Christian Eriksen is Going to the World Cup (Ireland vs Denmark)
- November 15, 2017

The boys in gren were ahead after just six minutes, Robbie Brady provided a sublime ball into the box, Nicolai Jorgensen flicked it up in the act of clearing, Shane Duffy was waiting to put the ball past Casper Schmeicel in the goal, the dream was alive and well. (more...)
Messi has already signed a new deal with Barcelona Messi has already signed a new deal with Barcelona
- November 14, 2017

Now La Liga president Javier Tebas has supported those claims, insisting that the announcement of the signings is a mere formality with the agreement having already been signed. COUTINHO FOR BARCELONA: Camp Nou legend and fellow Brazilian Ronaldinho pointed out that Coutinho would be an ideal signing for Barcelona as he has the flair and quality to succeed. (more...)
Stanton will veto trade to BoSox, Cards Stanton will veto trade to BoSox, Cards
- November 15, 2017

Stanton would undoubtedly improve the Red Sox offense, but at what cost? The Marlins , now under new ownership that includes New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter, are said to be intent on cutting salary this offseason and Stanton still has $295 million and 10 years remaining on his current contract. (more...)
Fernando Torres Reportedly Eyeing Premier League Return Fernando Torres Reportedly Eyeing Premier League Return
- November 14, 2017

According to The Mirror , Torres will be looking to leave Atletico on a loan in search of more first team opportunities, especially with Diego Costa's imminent arrival to the club. Not only would the pair improve Newcastle on the pitch, but they would surely make more players excited to move to St. James' Park. Newcastle fans will be hopeful that Benitez can lure his compatriot to St James' Park after the striker spent three years working under the Magpies boss at Liverpool and nearly ... (more...)
Rodger Saffold Nominated For Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award Rodger Saffold Nominated For Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award
- November 14, 2017

The latter quality has been just as inherent in Robison as the instincts that helped him make the play. Past recipients of the Art Rooney Sportsmanship Award are Frank Gore of the Indianapolis Colts (2016), Charles Woodson of the Oakland Raiders (2015) and Minneapolis native Larry Fitzgerald of the Arizona Cardinals (2014). (more...)
Tennessee State football player expelled after reportedly punching coach on sideline Tennessee State football player expelled after reportedly punching coach on sideline
- November 14, 2017

Latrelle Lee , a senior defensive end, twice punched TSU head strength coach T.J. Greenstone in the side of the head. The Post has reached out to Nashville police and Tennessee State University police to see if any further action will be taken against Lee, and will update this post if needed. (more...)
Tennessee Titans at Pittsburgh Steelers: How to watch Tennessee Titans at Pittsburgh Steelers: How to watch
- November 14, 2017

The week has barely started and Ben Roethlisberger is already setting the stage for a Thursday night disappointment. Perhaps a bit of rust remained coming off the bye week but one of the premier offenses in the National Football League has still to hit 30 points in a game this season and are ranked a criminal 31st when it comes to scoring in the red zone. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys LT Tyron Smith could return in Week 11 Dallas Cowboys LT Tyron Smith could return in Week 11
- November 14, 2017

In my opinion, Philadelphia has the best "team" in the NFL . In Darby's absence, the Eagles' secondary has thrived with cornerback Jalen Mills playing at a Pro Bowl level, rookie third-round pick Rasul Douglas contributing and Patrick Robinson exceeding expectations after moving into the team's nickel cornerback role. (more...)
Karni Sena activists vandalize cinema hall in Kota Karni Sena activists vandalize cinema hall in Kota
- November 14, 2017

According to report, eight people have been arrested after the incident. Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria said, "In a democracy, everyone has right to protest". In January, Karni Sena protested, manhandled and misbehaved with the crew of " Padmavati " claiming that Bhansali was distorting historical facts in the film. (more...)
United Nations adopts Olympic Truce for PyeongChang Winter Olympics United Nations adopts Olympic Truce for PyeongChang Winter Olympics
- November 14, 2017

The adoption of the Olympic Truce is being mentioned as a potential reason for adjusting the schedule or the scale of South Korea and the US's Foal Eagle and Key Resolve joint military drills, which are held in February and March of every year. (more...)
Geely acquires United States flying vehicle company Terrafugia Geely acquires United States flying vehicle company Terrafugia
- November 14, 2017

Geely, which owns a stake in national carmaker Proton, said it had received the necessary approval for the deal, including from the U.S. government's Committee on Foreign Investment, to take over all of Terrafugia's operations and assets. (more...)
Zlatan reacts to Sweden World Cup qualification in most Zlatan way ever Zlatan reacts to Sweden World Cup qualification in most Zlatan way ever
- November 14, 2017

After the game, midfielder Daniele De Rossi and defenders Giorgio Chiellini and Andrea Barzagli announced they would be retiring from global competition - joining goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon , who previously said he would do so after the World Cup . (more...)
Wenger reveals why he could be tempted to leave Arsenal Wenger reveals why he could be tempted to leave Arsenal
- November 14, 2017

Results also got off to a shaky start, notably the 4-0 hammering by Liverpool at Anfield, but they've lost just once in 14 games since then. I haven't decided that, it's a fact that my life is linked with football, in what way [in the future] it will be linked with my physical state. (more...)
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech: Spurs need trophy to show progress Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech: Spurs need trophy to show progress
- November 14, 2017

But Cech, asked whether the balance between the rivals had changed, said: "No, I don't think so". "It does hurt as it's been a long time since that happened". Cech, whose team take on Spurs in a derby on Saturday, told Sky Sports Spurs needed a trophy in order to show "progression". "Form often goes out of the window with derbies but Arsenal have tended to dominate, so Tottenham are naturally relishing getting some revenge". (more...)
Hypocritical De La Hoya calls out McGregor Hypocritical De La Hoya calls out McGregor
- November 14, 2017

Two rounds, that's all I need. "I'll come back for that fight", he said. The UFC will be keen to, at least, be seen to take some action against the Irish fighter, though not appearing on a UFC 219 card will not go far enough for many observers of mixed martial arts. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo Ready to 'Block' Real Madrid's Proposed Move for Tottenham Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo Ready to 'Block' Real Madrid's Proposed Move for Tottenham Superstar
- November 14, 2017

Ronaldo, who has previously made it clear he didn't want to extend his current deal which runs out in 2021, was believed to have wanted to quit the club last summer. It seems that the player is not content with the recent offer to renew his contract, as he feels his importance is being devalued by the terms of it. (more...)