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Patriots quarterback Tom Brady misses practice with achilles injury Patriots quarterback Tom Brady misses practice with achilles injury
- November 23, 2017

Four other players were listed by the Patriots as not practicing: C David Andrews (illness), T Marcus Cannon (ankle), S Patrick Chung (ankle) and WR Chris Hogan (shoulder). With playoffs just over a month away, the Patriots should not be hesitant to hold Brady out of practice for any reason the rest of the season. He's eligible to come off of injured reserve and begin practicing, as is defensive lineman Vincent Valentine, but both remain out. (more...)
Cavaliers survive another scare, nip Nets for sixth straight victory Cavaliers survive another scare, nip Nets for sixth straight victory
- November 23, 2017

The Nets suffered their second straight loss and 11th in17 outings. Cleveland built a nine-point lead in the first quarter and seemed ready to build on it when James made a surprising mistake. LeBron James missed a windmill dunk in the first quarter, prompting early drafts of numerous think-pieces on the King's impending trip to retirement. (more...)
Clippers' Patrick Beverley Out Indefinitely After Right Knee Surgery Clippers' Patrick Beverley Out Indefinitely After Right Knee Surgery
- November 23, 2017

The Clippers have lost nine consecutive games and stand at 5-11 on the season, in 13th place in the Western Conference. Gallinari is hopeful to return in the next week or two . This could not have come at a worse time for the franchise. It's still very early in the season, so the fact that it seems to be that particular diagnosis is devastating news for Los Angeles. (more...)
Trump Supporters Are Coming For LeVar Burton Thinking He's LaVar Ball Trump Supporters Are Coming For LeVar Burton Thinking He's LaVar Ball
- November 23, 2017

Don't tell me nothing. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during the 70th National Thanksgiving turkey pardoning ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., November 21, 2017. My son has built up enough character that one bad decision doesn't define him. Trump said last week that he had personally intervened in the case with his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping , asking the Chinese leader to help resolve the case. (more...)
Tennessee's nightmare season continues as Vols dismiss WR for profanity-laced tirade Tennessee's nightmare season continues as Vols dismiss WR for profanity-laced tirade
- November 23, 2017

He called the staff snakes, fake and accused them of lying. He apparently said he went to practice Wednesday hoping to play against the Vanderbilt Commodores Saturday. Say what you want about Jennings's rant, but he clearly is a great leader for the Tennessee football program. Quinten Dormady began the season as the team's starting quarterback, with freshman Jarrett Guarantano receiving reps as then-head coach Butch Jones looked for an answer at quarterback. (more...)
UEFA fines Everton after brawl between fan and Lyon goalkeeper UEFA fines Everton after brawl between fan and Lyon goalkeeper
- November 23, 2017

However, according to Independent journalist Jack Pitt-Brooke , Silva will not resign or move without Watford's blessing, leaving Everton with nowhere to go. The bookmakers' odds on former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal tumbled until he distanced himself from the job - as happened with RB Leipzig sporting director Ralf Rangnick on Wednesday after it emerged Everton were struggling to end the stalemate over Silva. (more...)
Jerry Jones Calls Off Threat to Sue NFL Over Goodell Contract Jerry Jones Calls Off Threat to Sue NFL Over Goodell Contract
- November 23, 2017

Jones also denied again that his attacks on Goodell were in any way related to the suspension of Ezekiel Elliott . Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones says he will not sue the league over commissioner Roger Goodell's pending contract extension, but emphasized that he still wants "accountability" in the process. (more...)
Josh Gordon returns to Browns practice: 'He's what I thought he was' Josh Gordon returns to Browns practice: 'He's what I thought he was'
- November 23, 2017

Jackson followed up his comments by saying, "Once I understood it better and watched him earn the right to be back in this building - again, I was able to monitor, was not able to talk to him but was able to monitor what he was doing and understood what he was going through; I felt more comfortable of understanding what was going on". (more...)
IPL 11 auction: BCCI unsure of player retention IPL 11 auction: BCCI unsure of player retention
- November 23, 2017

A final decision on the matter can be take only during the next IPL Governing council meet. The player retention policy seems to have been the buzzword when the Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) and Indian Premier League team owners of all eight teams met in Mumbai on Tuesday. (more...)
Chiefs shocker: Cornerback Darrelle Revis signs with Kansas City Chiefs shocker: Cornerback Darrelle Revis signs with Kansas City
- November 23, 2017

Darrelle Revis is making his National Football League return with a winning club. The last team to lose a game this season, the Chiefs have now dropped four of five, and their pass defense ranks 28th. He then played one year each for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New England Patriots, with whom he won a Super Bowl, before returning to the Jets in 2015. (more...)
Patriots Release Cassius Marsh, Sign D-End Off Bills Practice Squad Patriots Release Cassius Marsh, Sign D-End Off Bills Practice Squad
- November 23, 2017

In nine games with the Patriots in 2017, Marsh had 14 tackles, one sack and one forced fumble. He played just two defensive snaps and six on special teams on Sunday against the Raiders in Mexico City, allowing a 25-yard rush off the edge to Marshawn Lynch in the second quarter. (more...)
Rome Rescue Mission 300 turkeys short Rome Rescue Mission 300 turkeys short
- November 23, 2017

Just three days before Thanksgiving they're only halfway to their goal of feeding more than 1,000 people. Volunteers have worked for the past two weeks to prepare turkeys for the meal and to make day-of preparations easier, the shelter said. (more...)
Snoop Dogg defends Marshawn Lynch and LaVar Ball: 'F**k Trump!' Snoop Dogg defends Marshawn Lynch and LaVar Ball: 'F**k Trump!'
- November 23, 2017

Snoop Dogg has made it clear he's not a fan of President Donald Trump , as evidenced by their rocky relationship and one of his latest songs, "Make America Crip Again", a clear barb aimed at the Commander-in-Chief. Snoop then voiced his support for Marshawn, saying , "I'm with Marshawn Lynch ". He added: "Let's suspend your ass motherf**ker". Next time National Football League should suspend him for remainder of season. (more...)
Mourinho: Micki didn't play because we had many options Mourinho: Micki didn't play because we had many options
- November 22, 2017

Jose Mourinho and co. face a trip to Switzerland to play FC Basel at St. Jakob Park and - after emphatically beating the Swiss champions 3-0 at home in September - will be fairly confident of three points and another comfortable victory. (more...)
I Want To Spend My Entire Career At Tottenham - Harry Kane I Want To Spend My Entire Career At Tottenham - Harry Kane
- November 23, 2017

And this week he told German newspaper SportBild : "My goal is to play my entire career only for Tottenham ". No English or Premier League players made the final XI last season but Kane and Alli have been nominated after helping Spurs to a title challenge last season's and first place in this season's Champions League group, ahead of holders Real. (more...)
Michigan Considering A Michigan Considering A "Lifetime Deal" For Harbaugh
- November 22, 2017

If both Speight and Peters are not able to play, it is presumed that redshirt junior quarterback Alex Malzone would be the backup, but Hamilton said he has not thought about that yet. On Monday he explained the various stages of concussion protocol. "Coach Harbaugh would have to tell you where he is, as far as the protocol", Hamilton said. (more...)
The Clippers' Nightmare Season Gets Worse After Patrick Beverley Had Knee Surgery The Clippers' Nightmare Season Gets Worse After Patrick Beverley Had Knee Surgery
- November 22, 2017

Patrick Beverley got back in the LA Clippers' mix in their last game, a 107-85 blowout road loss to the New York Knicks on Monday. In that contest, Beverley logged 22 minutes. The Chicago native finished with nine points and six rebounds. After getting off to a 5-2 start to their first season without Chris Paul since 2011, the Clippers have lost nine games in a row and have generally looked very bad. (more...)
Bills to start Tyrod Taylor vs Chiefs Bills to start Tyrod Taylor vs Chiefs
- November 22, 2017

Sean McDermott announced Wednesday that Tyrod Taylor will be the Buffalo Bills' starting quarterback for the team's Week 12 game against the Kansas City Chiefs . As for how the benching would impact him, Taylor said, "I've always played with a chip on my shoulder". Considering there is a potential out on Taylor's contract after this season, per Spotrac , the front office will likely revisit the situation before the start of 2018. (more...)
Sumlin out after LSU game Sumlin out after LSU game
- November 22, 2017

A resolute Sumlin on Tuesday at his weekly press conference said that he expects to be A&M's coach next season. Informed by a reporter that some in the media have been told otherwise, Sumlin said " I hadn't heard that ". Sumlin has a 51-25 record as coach of the Aggies, but is 16-19 against the SEC West, angering the fan base after the school has spent millions in upgrades to the facilities. (more...)
Tigers hold off MI in Maui Tigers hold off MI in Maui
- November 22, 2017

The 34th Maui Jim Maui Invitational kicked off on Monday with 4 games. That was apparent by the first-year coach's celebration dance after Aaron Epps blocked a last-second putback attempt by Michigan's Moritz Wagner that secured the Tigers' 77-75 victory Monday at the Lahaina Civic Center . (more...)