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Regardless of who's playing QB, Jaguars have 'a job to get done' Regardless of who's playing QB, Jaguars have 'a job to get done'
- August 22, 2017

The Jaguars have what they believe is a bell-cow running back in Leonard Fournette to carry much of the offensive load. "Really I'm just looking for someone to just be the leader of that offense", Marrone told co-host Mark Dominik and me Monday on SiriusXM NFL Radio. (more...)
Gayle, Samuels return to ODI squad Gayle, Samuels return to ODI squad
- August 22, 2017

Chris Gayle last appeared for the West Indies at Wellington in March 2015 during their World Cup Quarterfinal loss to New Zealand where he scored 61. None of those players was available to the tourists for the ongoing Test series against England . The once dominant West Indies are under fire form all sides after their Test team's abject performance in the first Test defeat - by an innings and 209 runs - against England inside three days at the weekend. (more...)
Geoffrey Boycott apologises for Geoffrey Boycott apologises for "unacceptable" comments about West Indian cricketers
- August 22, 2017

Former England legendary batsman Geoffrey Boycott has apologised after making racist remarks where he suggested he needed to "black up" to get a knighthood. In the first day-night Test match ever played on these shores, Joe Root's side bowled the tourists out twice within three days to win by an innings and 209 runs. (more...)
The Football Association 'disappointed' as Fancy Bears leak anti-doping records The Football Association 'disappointed' as Fancy Bears leak anti-doping records
- August 22, 2017

The 25 players named, include former Manchester United trio Carlos Tevez , Juan Sebastian Veron and Gabriel Heinze . Russian hacking group Fancy Bears have gone to war on doping in football, having released a number of documents which supposedly name and shame those who have failed doping tests and were allowed banned medicines. (more...)
Pastore rules out leaving PSG in swap for Mbappe Pastore rules out leaving PSG in swap for Mbappe
- August 22, 2017

The potential acquisition of Kylian Mbappe by Paris Saint Germain will not bode well for the French Ligue 1 according to Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas. We can't accept that one of our players is permitted to act like this and demand such sums without having proven himself in more than a few dozen matches at the professional level. (more...)
Jets will pick starting quarterback next Monday Jets will pick starting quarterback next Monday
- August 22, 2017

The notable development from the 2-0 record is that because of the schedule, the Lions are set up for a genuine test against the New England Patriots at Ford Field on Friday night. Bowles also nearly gave Hackenberg a pass for his putrid performance. "He does a nice job with body control, man", Stafford said. "He never had a chance", Bowles said afterward , adding that it "wasn't a fair evaluation" of Hackenberg. (more...)
World XI to play against Pakistan in Lahore World XI to play against Pakistan in Lahore
- August 22, 2017

Even though, the Pakistan Cricket Board did manage to convince few overseas players, who participated in the 2017 edition of Pakistan Super League final in Lahore, global teams continue to be reluctant on sending their players to the country. (more...)
Cricket Revives On Pakistan Soil Cricket Revives On Pakistan Soil
- August 22, 2017

Since Lahore attack in 2009 on Sri Lankan cricket team, global cricket teams stopped visiting Pakistan for cricket tours. Najam Sethi, the chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board, reiterated on Monday the World XI team will arrive in Pakistan next month to play three matches, which are scheduled for September 12, 13, and 15 in Lahore. (more...)
Deshaun Watson Milly Rocks after TD run against Patriots Deshaun Watson Milly Rocks after TD run against Patriots
- August 22, 2017

At this stage of the preseason, Savage has done nothing to relinquish his grip on the starting job. Houston Texans rookies Deshaun Watson and D'Onta Foreman connected for a phenomenal 63-yard catch-and-run Saturday while taking on the New England Patriots . (more...)
Muguruza, Dimitrov get their 1st Cincinnati titles Muguruza, Dimitrov get their 1st Cincinnati titles
- August 22, 2017

Halep brought a lot of momentum into the final. Spaniard Muguruza, who had failed to capture a title for more than a year following her triumph at last year's French Open, was now celebrating winning two trophies in as many months as she backed up her Wimbledon victory with her glorious run in Cincinnati . (more...)
Red Sox blow lead, game to Indians Red Sox blow lead, game to Indians
- August 22, 2017

Miller was forced to warm up twice when home plate umpire Hunter Wendelstedt left the game an inning after being hit by Boston reliever Joe Kelly's errant warm up pitch. - In his only career start against the Indians back in 2015, Rodriguez twirled eight innings of one-run ball in a Boston victory. He was activated on Friday and worked an inning in Kansas City. (more...)
Steven Matz Is Said to Have Nerve Issue in Pitching Elbow Steven Matz Is Said to Have Nerve Issue in Pitching Elbow
- August 22, 2017

Matz was diagnosed Monday with irritation of the ulnar nerve in his left elbow, the team said. Steven Matz won't start as scheduled Tuesday after a visit to the doctor on Monday, manager Terry Collins announced, and a trip to the disabled list is likely. (more...)
Group of Browns players kneel during anthem Group of Browns players kneel during anthem
- August 22, 2017

A group of players kneeled together in a circle with their heads bowed and five more players stood by with their hands on the kneeling players' shoulder pads during the performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner". Other players joined in the protests by kneeling or raising a fist. Jenkins, Michael Bennett and Marshawn Lynch have all protested for social justice by raising a fist, kneeling and sitting during the national anthem , respectively so far this preseason. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr. Watches Eclipse Without Glasses Odell Beckham Jr. Watches Eclipse Without Glasses
- August 22, 2017

Looking at the video, Boddy-Calhoun could have easily wrapped up at the waist but instead chose to go for the low blow at Beckham Jr.'s knee. Beckham was shaken up and walked off the field on his own power. We've seen some big injuries in meaningless preseason games, like Green Bay Packers receiver Jordy Nelson suffering a season-ending knee injury two years ago. (more...)
Jack Wilshere sent off for brawling in Arsenal U23s game Jack Wilshere sent off for brawling in Arsenal U23s game
- August 22, 2017

He is certainly not happy about something. He reacted to a very late challenge. . If Arsene Wenger can't trust Wilshere to play without losing his head and getting sent off every time someone cheap-shots him, then Wilshere is not going to play. (more...)
Eagles Trade OT Matt Tobin To Seahawks Eagles Trade OT Matt Tobin To Seahawks
- August 22, 2017

Tobin, an undrafted free agent out of Iowa, has appeared in 42 games with 21 NFL career starts since entering the league in 2013. The deal lands the Eagles an extra pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, as they now have two fifth-round picks. Coach Pete Carroll was noncommittal about the team's plan at left tackle afterward and again on Monday, when he spoke with reporters shortly before the trade was announced. (more...)
Rescued tiger begins reign as LSU's Mike VII Rescued tiger begins reign as LSU's Mike VII
- August 22, 2017

According to LSU's announcement, the school made almost a million dollars worth of upgrades to the tiger's habitat before Mike VII's arrival - including improved water features and a comfort rock. Like Harvey, Mikes IV, V and VI were also donated to LSU from rescue facilities. One of the most fierce live mascots in all of football, the LSU Tigers have kept a live tiger on campus since 1938. (more...)
Manchester City v Everton Tips and Odds - EPL Matchweek 2 Manchester City v Everton Tips and Odds - EPL Matchweek 2
- August 22, 2017

As opposed to last season when the lineup was, for the most part, self-evident, this season Pep Guardiola has a number of choices at his disposal. 'There is always space behind, we know that, we remember that. Fans can watch this match live streaming online and TV with the official Premier League broadcast channels. (more...)
Pakistan Army successfully completes Operation Khyber-4 Pakistan Army successfully completes Operation Khyber-4
- August 21, 2017

Details to be added shortly . He expressed confidence in the results of operations, saying that the army has broken the backbone of terror outfits and it is nearly impossible for them to re-emerge. Ghafoor stated that there is no terrorist network in Pakistan. Pakistan would continue diplomatic and moral support to Kashmiris while India was trying to label the freedom movement there as terrorism, he said. (more...)
City plan £70m bid City plan £70m bid
- August 21, 2017

The Chilean has missed the Gunners' opening two games of the Premier League season due to an abdominal injury. On Monday , Matt Law of the Telegraph said City would make a £60million bid, while there was a claim from El Mercurio in Chile that Sanchez's agent, Fernando Felicevich, told them that Arsenal had rejected a £45million bid from City. (more...)