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Roethlisberger on Eli Manning benching: 'That could be me' Roethlisberger on Eli Manning benching: 'That could be me'
- December 01, 2017

That's not fair to me, that's not fair to Geno, that's not how you play. "Geno looked sharp today", McAdoo said after practice Wednesday. He is working hard. His goal this week is to get Smith and the offense ready for the Raiders. Del Rio is turning to some of his younger players to fill the void. "Cordarrelle (Patterson), Johnny Holton, Seth Roberts , and then we're bringing up Isaac Whitney". (more...)
Sportsnet Analyst Gregg Zaun Fired For 'Inappropriate Behavior' Sportsnet Analyst Gregg Zaun Fired For 'Inappropriate Behavior'
- December 01, 2017

He began working as a full-time analyst with Sportsnet after his retirement in 2011. Zaun most notably spent five seasons with the Blue Jays during his 16 year Major League Baseball career. Back in December 2012, Zaun took to Twitter to criticize young, bar-going women of Toronto. Zaun ruffled the feathers of some Blue Jays players over the years when he criticized their play. (more...)
England manager Gareth Southgate backs his staff over Phil Jones injury England manager Gareth Southgate backs his staff over Phil Jones injury
- December 01, 2017

Walker is set to play in a first World Cup finals having missed out in 2014 through injury. "If that is his ambition, then this is the stage to go and show it". David Seaman says that boredom is the biggest danger at England's World Cup training base but Gareth Southgate insists that his chosen rural retreat at Repino near St Petersburg ticks most of his boxes. (more...)
Dolphins QB Jay Cutler out of concussion protocol, will start Sunday Dolphins QB Jay Cutler out of concussion protocol, will start Sunday
- December 01, 2017

He said the ribs are no longer an issue, but declined to discuss the concussion. Their relationship goes back even further. It will be quite a week to return for Cutler as he gets set to square off against a solid Broncos defense amidst the Dolphins five-game losing streak. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo climbs Instagram ranks, Selena Gomez most-followed Cristiano Ronaldo climbs Instagram ranks, Selena Gomez most-followed
- December 01, 2017

The picture, which was posted in September, shows the singer and her best pal Francia Raisa holding hands after their surgery and has achieved 10.3 million likes. Ronaldo may have a rest - much needed - for that game, however fellow star Gareth Bale could make his comeback from injury. Bey also earned the third most-liked photo of the year (10 million-plus likes) of her cradling then-one-month-old newborns, Sir and Rumi . (more...)
Barkley, Gesicki named to All-Big Ten first-team offense Barkley, Gesicki named to All-Big Ten first-team offense
- December 01, 2017

Is the first running back to win multiple Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year honors. Johnson, a sophomore, had 48 catches for 635 yards this season, including a game-winning touchdown grab on the final snap of Penn State's 21-19 defeat of Iowa. (more...)
Ed Sheeran enlists Beyonce for Ed Sheeran enlists Beyonce for "Perfect" remix
- December 01, 2017

The original track ideal is the newest single off of Sheeran's third studio album DIVIDE . "Bruh.am already crying at how attractive this is going to sound", one follower wrote in Sheeran's Instagram comments, while another noted "HOLY S-- THE HEAVENS HAVE SPOKEN". (more...)
Pitino sues ULAA for breach of contract over suspension, firing Pitino sues ULAA for breach of contract over suspension, firing
- December 01, 2017

In the lawsuit, Pitino claims the athletics association did not give him proper notification as his contract required. Pitino was sacked in October as the FBI investigated bribery and fraud in the world of college basketball recruiting. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp Explains Row With Sadio Mane At Full Time Jurgen Klopp Explains Row With Sadio Mane At Full Time
- December 01, 2017

Klopp had wanted to bring midfielder Adam Lallana on with instructions for the defensive unit where Ragnar Klavan would have been moved to a position that could have prevented the goal, according to the German, but the referee said no, and play continued for four minutes before the next break in play. (more...)
Tiger Woods comeback: He's back and showing flashes of his old self Tiger Woods comeback: He's back and showing flashes of his old self
- December 01, 2017

It's the first time he's played competitive golf since withdrawing from the Dubai Desert Classic in February with back issues. He then made a mess of the fourth with a poor chip but drained a 15-footer for par to stay 1 under. For one day, though, Woods looked much closer to the player who was named PGA Tour Player of the Year as recently as 2013 than the one who was limited to three tournaments over the past 26 months. (more...)
Navas defiant amid Kepa to Real Madrid talk Navas defiant amid Kepa to Real Madrid talk
- December 01, 2017

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Florida State fan kicked out of Jimbo Fisher's radio show Florida State fan kicked out of Jimbo Fisher's radio show
- November 30, 2017

Our loyalty right now ... no decision has been made anywhere. A situation described as "disastrous" Wednesday has only gotten worse. As for a timeframe for putting an end to the rumors surrounding Fisher potentially leaving Florida State for Texas A&M, Fisher said a decision would come after the season ends Saturday. (more...)
Conor McGregor tells judge to 'relax' after court appearance Conor McGregor tells judge to 'relax' after court appearance
- November 30, 2017

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Ducks acquire Adam Henrique from Devils for Sami Vatanen Ducks acquire Adam Henrique from Devils for Sami Vatanen
- November 30, 2017

The Devils (14-6-4) have been a surprise in the Eastern Conference this season, and sit third in a competitive Metropolitan Division. By acquiring Vatanen, the Devils lose a couple of quality forwards, but the Finn should have no trouble ascending to the top defensive pairing in New Jersey, supporting a team that is now tied for ninth in scoring at 3.17 goals per game . (more...)
Red Sox In 'Active Talks' With White Sox For Jose Abreu Red Sox In 'Active Talks' With White Sox For Jose Abreu
- November 30, 2017

The other known finalists: Milwaukee and Houston. Joe Abreu said he wants to stay with the White Sox during their rebuild. Several baseball pundits have ranked the farm system of the White Sox as the best in all of baseball. By comparison, Chicago has six prospects in the top 100. On the other hand, Abreu is a reliable power bat and is due a reasonable $11.5 million next season and $12 million in 2019, per Craig Calcaterra of Hardball Talk. (more...)
This stat shows how dominant Duke's basketball program has been This stat shows how dominant Duke's basketball program has been
- November 30, 2017

Many Hoosiers struggled with foul trouble, including Robert Johnson fouled out with 28 seconds left. The senior finished with 17 points and 4 rebounds. It wasn't until Duke's firepower took over in the closing minutes that Duke was able to seal the deal. It was an impressive performance, a better effort and the first big indication that new coach Archie Miller is getting things on track in Bloomington. (more...)
NFL's Eric Reid Players Coalition Is Playing Us ... I'm With Kaepernick! NFL's Eric Reid Players Coalition Is Playing Us ... I'm With Kaepernick!
- November 30, 2017

Jenkins and former National Football League wideout Anquan Boldin headed a group of players called the Players Coalition to organize their movement. That is another area of concern for Reid and another contributing factor towards his split with the coalition. But they said that most owners were not ready to take action to require it. (more...)
England footie fans ordered 'just have one pint' at Russia World Cup England footie fans ordered 'just have one pint' at Russia World Cup
- November 30, 2017

In the interests of diversity, no two teams from the same confederation - or continent - can be in the same group, except those from Europe, which has 14 representatives among the 32 finalists. "Needless to say, it is infrastructure that would have been built anyway - nothing was built specifically for the World Cup", said Sorokin. Russian Federation have only got out of the group stage once in their last nine major tournaments. (more...)
Unsworth stresses patience needed for new Everton manager Unsworth stresses patience needed for new Everton manager
- November 30, 2017

Moyes, who took over at West Ham earlier this month, was at the helm at Everton for 11 years and lifted the Merseyside club from a mid-table team to a top-half side challenging for European places. "I don't think there's a quick fix - I think whoever gets the job needs time, patience, support and backing". "Maybe the next step is for "Unsy" is to try and get a decent job which would give him a chance of getting into management level and get a few years under his belt". (more...)
Anderson and Broad England's big hopes for #Ashes day-night Test Anderson and Broad England's big hopes for #Ashes day-night Test
- November 30, 2017

Australia off-spinner Nathan Lyon has challenged England batsmen to take him on as the teams line-up for the day-night Test in Adelaide that begins on 2nd December. Lyon said his first Test feats - match figures of 5-145 from 60 overs - were particularly satisfying given his pre-match baiting of England's batsmen for being "scared" during their last series in Australia. (more...)