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Sevilla stun United to make Champions League quarters Sevilla stun United to make Champions League quarters
- Марта 14, 2018

How about giving Fellaini a first start in any competition since November 22, in United's biggest game of the season? But last night's win will be distinctive, even more so with the victory coming at such an iconic stadium that is Old Trafford . (more...)
Aaron Rodgers Doesn't Seem Pleased With Packers Releasing Jordy Nelson Aaron Rodgers Doesn't Seem Pleased With Packers Releasing Jordy Nelson
- Марта 14, 2018

According to Spotrac , the market value for Matthews is $8.8 million but the Packers may be able to get him for cheaper than that. Nelson was out for the entire 2015 season after tearing his ACL in his right knee. What a roller coast of emotions if you're a Packers fan. For one, Rodgers "liked" this tweet from NFL Network's Rich Eisen, who's skeptical that adding tight end Jimmy Graham gives Green Bay "Super Bowl-caliber talent" on offense. (more...)
Has United made a mistake by signing Alexis Sanchez? Has United made a mistake by signing Alexis Sanchez?
- Марта 14, 2018

Manchester United crashed out of the UEFA Champions League tonight, as they fell 2-1 to Sevilla at home in the round of 16. There is also French midfielder Paul Pogba, who is at his best when marauding forward. The Red Devils can now concentrate on clinching an automatic Champions League spot and winning the FA Cup. "Whether they've improved as a team is a different story, but I think it is a happier dressing room". (more...)
Seahawks agree to terms with McDougald Seahawks agree to terms with McDougald
- Марта 14, 2018

Under NFL rules, Shead's contract is set to toll - or roll over a year on the same terms - because he spent all but two games of the 2017 season on the PUP list while recovering from a torn anterior cruciate ligament. Shead's contract tolled for 2018, but the Seahawks aren't interested in keeping him around. Shead is reportedly visiting the Lions today. Shead joined the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent out of Portland State in 2012, and has been with the team until he release this week. (more...)
Venus Edges Serena Williams in Indian Wells BNP Paribas Open Venus Edges Serena Williams in Indian Wells BNP Paribas Open
- Марта 14, 2018

He added that he hoped Serena would continue to combine tennis and motherhood successfully, saying: "I think that's going to be a huge story, maybe the story of the year". Indian Wells: World number one Roger Federer stepped up his bid for a sixth Indian Wells Masters title with a 6-2, 6-1 demolition of Filip Krajinovic on Monday. (more...)
Browns to sign running back Carlos Hyde Browns to sign running back Carlos Hyde
- Марта 14, 2018

Hyde was one of the more attractive backs on the open market, though it's worth noting the 27-year-old (28 in September) racked up easily a career high in touches (299) but also a career-low 3.9 yards per carry. He appeared in all 16 games in 2017 and rushed for 940 yards and eight touchdowns. A report by Josh Alper of Pro Football Talk says Hyde will sign a three-year contract with the Browns worth $18 million, including a $6 million dollar first year. (more...)
Arsene Wenger should leave Arsenal at end of season, says Charlie Nicholas Arsene Wenger should leave Arsenal at end of season, says Charlie Nicholas
- Марта 14, 2018

Wenger's side are in danger of losing out on Champions League football for the second successive season and the 68-year-old has been feeling the heat following a 3-0 loss to Manchester City last month in the EFL Cup final - underlining how far the north Londoners have declined in recent years. (more...)
Case Keenum: Broncos signing former Vikings quarterback Case Keenum: Broncos signing former Vikings quarterback
- Марта 14, 2018

The only other quarterback now signed by the Vikings is former undrafted free agent Kyle Sloter. However, NFL Media reported Tuesday that Brees will get a two-year, $50 million deal to return to New Orleans. But the Jets also were reported to have a deal with Teddy Bridgewater ready for Wednesday. With a sparkling new stadium, stacked roster and head coaching stability, the Vikings jumped to the head of the line of potential suitors for Cousins. (more...)
Jaguars to re-sign WR Lee Jaguars to re-sign WR Lee
- Марта 14, 2018

According to an NFL Network report, Lee's agreement is for four years and $38m, with $18m guaranteed. And with Robinson out for basically all of last season, he led the team with 56 catches and was second to Keelan Cole with 702 yards. The former second-round pick out of USC has 171 catches for 2,166 yards and eight scores through four National Football League seasons. Koyack has played in 30 career games with the Jaguars, including 10 starts, and has 24 career receptions for 199 yards (8.3 ... (more...)
Browns Reportedly Making 'A Big Run' At Nate Solder Browns Reportedly Making 'A Big Run' At Nate Solder
- Марта 14, 2018

Ebner suffered a knee injury in November that prematurely ended his 2017 season. He was a right tackle as a rookie. I don't think they're going to have Hubbard protecting their quarterback's blind side either. 1 target, and they were widely considered the favorites to sign him. The Browns are just the latest team to be connected to Solder. After getting the OK from trainers he has been in the Browns facility nearly daily, working out as much as he can while going through injury rehab. (more...)
Unlikely Tottenham player in European Team of the Week after Bournemouth victory
- Марта 14, 2018

Chiellini didn't hold back in his post-match interview with BT Sport, stating Juve always knew they would get chances to score and how it was in Tottenham's history to "miss something to arrive at the end". Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier is a doubt for Sunday's Premier League game at Bournemouth . Mauricio Pochettino's men were a goal down at the time, after Stanislas gave the hosts the lead in the 7th minute. (more...)
Roger Federer backs Novak Djokovic to improve after poor comeback Roger Federer backs Novak Djokovic to improve after poor comeback
- Марта 14, 2018

Borna Coric of Croatia upset 13th seed Roberto Bautista Agut 6-1, 6-3 and Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta defeated Daniil Medvedev 6-1, 7-5. "To me, it's not that surprising", Federer said of Novak's loss. It is still early stages for Novak coming back and the first one after surgery. "When you do come back from injury or when you haven't played in a long time, it just takes extra effort. (more...)
Packers to land Muhammad Wilkerson Packers to land Muhammad Wilkerson
- Марта 14, 2018

With Wilkerson now in the fold, the Packers have a formidable defensive line that also includes Mike Daniels and Kenny Clark . Green Bay will continue to use a 3-4 scheme under new defensive coordinator Mike Pettine, who coached Wilkerson early in his Jets tenure. (more...)
Halep beats Wang to reach Indian Wells quarter-finals Halep beats Wang to reach Indian Wells quarter-finals
- Марта 14, 2018

Halep advances to the quarter-finals and will face unseeded Petra Martic of Croatia, who advanced to the last eight with a straight sets 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) win against Czech Marketa Vondrousova on Tuesday. Halep's coach, Darren Cahill, tweeted during a conversation with former world number one Chris Evert that returning female tennis players "should not be penalised for giving birth by starting from zero". (more...)
Phillies officially announce Arrieta signing Phillies officially announce Arrieta signing
- Марта 14, 2018

I feel like we're not far away. "A rebuild doesn't mean you can't win now", Arrieta said. "I was coming hard". But they waited and waited, and by late February heard numbers more to their liking - then needed about two weeks to hammer out a complex deal that includes an opt-out for Arrieta after 2019 that the Phillies can override by granting a two-year extension. (more...)
Baltimore Ravens Sign Former Redskins Wide Receiver Ryan Grant Baltimore Ravens Sign Former Redskins Wide Receiver Ryan Grant
- Марта 14, 2018

Per a Sirius XM report, the one-year deal will be worth $5 million, with an additional $1.5 million achievable through incentives. Aside from Maclin and Brown, that leaves just Chris Moore , Breshad Perriman , and Quincy Adeboyejo as wide receivers on the roster now, along with DeVier Posey , whom the team intends to sign once free agency begins. (more...)
Taro Daniel took advantage of Novak Djokovic not being at his best Taro Daniel took advantage of Novak Djokovic not being at his best
- Марта 14, 2018

It appears as if Novak Djokovic faces a long and hard road back to his glory days on the tennis tour. Clearly not 100% healthy, Djokovic talked about getting back on court. "I was too close to still beating the best", he said. Sela also took the second set by the same score to seal a 6-4 6-4 victory in 91 minutes against world number 24 Edmund, who replaced the injured Andy Murray as British number one earlier this month. (more...)
Dolphins set to sign Bears' FA target Albert Wilson Dolphins set to sign Bears' FA target Albert Wilson
- Марта 14, 2018

Amendola and Wilson will help replace Landry, whom the Dolphins have agreed to the Cleveland Browns for two draft picks. He caught 42 passes for 554 yards and three touchdowns for the Chiefs in 2017 and all of those numbers mark career bests for a player who entered the league as an undrafted free agent in 2014. (more...)
All the pieces align for Cousins' fantasy production in Minnesota All the pieces align for Cousins' fantasy production in Minnesota
- Марта 14, 2018

The deal will make Cousins the highest paid quarterback in the National Football League, unseating Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions . Last season, Minnesota crashed out against the eventual Super Bowl champion Eagles in the NFC Championship game, but the addition of Cousins will make the Vikings an even more risky team. (more...)
Buveur d'Air Claims The Champions Hurdle At Cheltenham Buveur d'Air Claims The Champions Hurdle At Cheltenham
- Марта 14, 2018

I can't say I was confident when we landed at the back of the first down the back". It was a proper race. He was headed but Barry was always happy. There was little to choose between the pair jumping the final flight and both fought tooth and nail all the way up the hill, with Buveur D'Air - all guts - emerging victorious by a neck to also give the aforementioned McManus a seventh success in this race. (more...)