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Kenyan Drake leaves Dolphins practice with possible head injury Kenyan Drake leaves Dolphins practice with possible head injury
- August 15, 2017

Beasley of the Herald. "He stayed on the ground for a while before being helped to the locker room, at times using an athletic trainer as a crutch". Drake , a third-round pick of the Dolphins in 2016, had 33 carries for 179 yards and 2 touchdowns as a rookie, while adding 9 catches for 46 yards. (more...)
Frank Broyles, who led Arkansas to 1964 title, dies at 92 Frank Broyles, who led Arkansas to 1964 title, dies at 92
- August 15, 2017

It did not provide further details. He became the school's athletic director in 1974 while still the football coach. "Coach Frank Broyles was a legendary coach, athletics director, broadcaster and a tireless advocate for those caring for loved ones with Alzheimer's". (more...)
Banco Bradesco SA (BBD) Receives Consensus Rating of Banco Bradesco SA (BBD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
- August 14, 2017

Sei Investments Co. owned 0.09% of Banco Bradesco SA worth $46,404,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Banco Bradesco S.A. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 1 rated the stock as Buy, 4 rated Hold, 0 rated sell and 1 gave an Underperform. (more...)
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury
- August 14, 2017

A drop of good news came after all the gasps Saturday night: Bryce Harper has a "significant" bone bruise in his left leg, but no ligament damage, Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Sunday morning. "That's baseball. We have to roll with that". He was not made available to speak to reporters. Harper, 24, left Saturday's game with a.326/.419/.614 batting line, 29 home runs and a 1.034 OPS through 472 PA in 2017. (more...)
Marshall Faulk Says Ezekiel Elliott 'Totally Understands' He Needs to Mature Marshall Faulk Says Ezekiel Elliott 'Totally Understands' He Needs to Mature
- August 14, 2017

Luke McCown came into the game with 10:36 left and completed six of 13 passes for 31 yards. It's not tough to see what National Football League is doing, they're setting a benchmark with this suspension. NY hasn't named a starter for tonight's 7:30 ET kickoff, though Christian Hackenberg is expected to get first-team reps in competition with Josh McCown and Bryce Petty. (more...)
Jose Mourinho says Manchester United are ready for a serious title challenge Jose Mourinho says Manchester United are ready for a serious title challenge
- August 15, 2017

I am on the calm. Jose Mourinho failed to secure a top four finish in his first season as United boss, though was able to triumph in the League Cup and the Europa League, securing passage to the Champions League via the latter. "In my teams, we always had the goalscorer, we always had the guy who scored more goals, but then we had the winger who scored 15 goals, we had the midfielder who scored 10 goals, we had the central defender who scored goals and last season that didn't happen much". (more...)
Man Utd on brink of signing Oliveirense striker Bruno Amorim Man Utd on brink of signing Oliveirense striker Bruno Amorim
- August 15, 2017

The club must have seen something truly special in Amorim to bring him straight to the Under 23 set-up, including the likes of Axel Tuanzebe and Scott McTominay , in spite of his incredibly diminutive stature. The same story says that Amorim has impressed Manchester United scouts and that the Red Devils will pay a "minimal" fee to sign him. Both A Bola and O Jogo claim the player is now having a trial at the club and should be signing a contract with Manchester United soon. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott's father says Cowboys star has 'legal team ready to fight' Ezekiel Elliott's father says Cowboys star has 'legal team ready to fight'
- August 14, 2017

I'm a white girl. On Monday, Stacy Elliott provided some more details about how things will play out, now that the National Football League has suspended his son for six games. "I'm going to ruin your life", she allegedly said when Elliott told her that her didn't want her at his house. "You will see. If I were you, I would probably not tonight". (more...)
Stidham named starting QB Stidham named starting QB
- August 15, 2017

How White, who previously said he would graduate in either December or in May 2018, looks at his future on the Plains beyond this season will impact Auburn's plans at the position, particularly if he were to pursue a graduate transfer. Just told team @Jarrett_Stidham will be the starting QB. He also completed about 69 percent of his passes. Auburn struggled in stretches of an 8-5 season in 2016 that ended with three losses in four games, including a 35-19 defeat to Oklahoma in the ... (more...)
Diego Costa: Chelsea are treating me as a criminal Diego Costa: Chelsea are treating me as a criminal
- August 14, 2017

He has not played for Chelsea since the FA Cup final in May, following which he claims manager Antonio Conte sent him a text, telling him he was not in his plans for the new season. I am not going to do that. "I'm not a criminal!" "When he was already with the Spain national team [for a friendly against Colombia last June] and before travelling to Brazil to enjoy his holidays, he was released from Chelsea by SMS by the coach Antonio Conte ". (more...)
Foot injury may sideline Jacksonville's Leonard Fournette for practice this week Foot injury may sideline Jacksonville's Leonard Fournette for practice this week
- August 14, 2017

Running back Leonard Fournette was held out of practice as a precaution for a foot injury, coach Doug Marrone explained. Fournette missed his second consecutive day of practice because of a foot injury. The Jaguars open the season September 10 in Houston to take on the Texans. "I think we're going to be really cautious with that", Marrone said. "Obviously we'll probably hold those guys out for at least 'til after the game". (more...)
Ronaldo scores as Real Madrid beat 10 man Barcelona 3-1 Ronaldo scores as Real Madrid beat 10 man Barcelona 3-1
- August 14, 2017

He missed his club's preseason tour, including an International Champions Cup match against Barcelona in Miami. The Real Madrid forward was subbed on in the 58th minute, scored an absolute screamer in the 80th minute and two minutes later was sent off for an alleged dive . (more...)
Michael Bennett Remains On Bench For National Anthem Michael Bennett Remains On Bench For National Anthem
- August 14, 2017

I want to be able to use this platform to continuously push the message of that...keep journeying out and keep finding out how unselfish can we be as a society. Bennett has been a vocal supporter of Colin Kaepernick , who sat during the anthem before a preseason game for the San Francisco 49ers previous year and knelt for the anthem for the entire 2016 season in protest of what he viewed as oppression "of black people and people of colour" in the United States. (more...)
"Yes, he is": Taylor Swift defiant as Mueller's attorney presents closing arguments
- August 14, 2017

Mueller had sued Swift after her team reported the accusations to his bosses at a country music station. McFarland said the jury should award Mueller $250,000 in damages, even though the judge ruled last week that he can not receive damages for future earnings, only for the remainder of his contract at the time he was sacked. (more...)
Giroud confirms Arsenal stay after opening-day victor Giroud confirms Arsenal stay after opening-day victor
- August 14, 2017

And City captain Wes Morgan believes Vardy, 30, is showing signs he still has the pace and form that helped Leicester win the title two seasons ago and made the former non-League striker an global and Footballer of the Year. The ensuing reshuffle left Arsenal with a winger-Oxlade-Chamberlain-at right-back, a right-back-Bellerin-at left-back and two left-backs-Kolasinac and Nacho Monreal-in central defense. (more...)
Watch Ice Cube Beat LaVar Ball In BIG3 Four-Point Shooting Contest Watch Ice Cube Beat LaVar Ball In BIG3 Four-Point Shooting Contest
- August 14, 2017

Ice Cube sank two shots during the contest, while Ball scored just one. Once a scoring-challenged college basketball player, Ball has made headlines by boasting that he could have beaten Michael Jordan in a one-on-one basketball game. "You know I hit them shots with my eyes closed". Also, for some reason they weren't using the clock on the shot clock or the court, so the PA announcer is having to count down from 10 seconds when the time is nearly up. (more...)
Rafael Nadal crashes out, Roger Federer advances in Rogers Cup Rafael Nadal crashes out, Roger Federer advances in Rogers Cup
- August 14, 2017

On the contrary, he had produced a huge upset in last year's Rogers Cup, his maiden Masters tournament. EPA/WARREN TODACaroline Wozniacki of Denmark celebrates her win over Sloane Stephens of the US after their semi-final match in the Rogers Cup Women's Tennis tournament in Toronto, Canada, 12 August 2017. (more...)
Federer pulls out of Cincinnati; Nadal to take over No. 1 ranking Federer pulls out of Cincinnati; Nadal to take over No. 1 ranking
- August 14, 2017

Federer's withdrawal means Rafael Nadal will return to No. 1 when new ATP rankings are released on August 21. The Swiss 19-time Grand Slam victor was the only player who could have denied Spain's Nadal taking the top spot in the rankings from Andy Murray . (more...)
Jose Mourinho: Jose Mourinho: "This is now my team"
- August 14, 2017

Today was very good and he was very effective, with the first goal especially. The former Everton talisman had a fine spell at Goodison Park but the striker struggled against the Premier League big boys. Jose Mourinho has had two summer transfer windows to create a team in his image. My dedication to my job is always at the maximum, even more now than when I started, and I believe at the end of the season we will see the results. (more...)
Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman placed in concussion protocol Atlanta Falcons RB Devonta Freeman placed in concussion protocol
- August 14, 2017

Quinn added that he's not sure Freeman will be out for the rest of the preseason, per ESPN.com. Freeman, who signed a five-year contract extension worth a reported $41.25 million last Wednesday, was forced to leave Sunday's practice. Ward, who led the Falcons in rushing with 48 yards on 11 carries and a touchdown against Miami, has worn a black - non-contact - jersey during the past two practices. (more...)