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Trump Interacts With Harvey Flood Victims In Houston Trump Interacts With Harvey Flood Victims In Houston
- September 03, 2017

President Donald Trump visited Texas on Tuesday and is scheduled to return to the Lone Star State again on Saturday. Even as the storm weakened and began moving faster Wednesday, meteorologists said catastrophic and life-threatening floods could continue in Texas and Louisiana for the rest of this week. (more...)
Texans-Cowboys preseason game cancelled so players can be with families Texans-Cowboys preseason game cancelled so players can be with families
- September 03, 2017

The team flew to the Dallas area after a preseason loss in New Orleans last weekend and practiced the past two days at Cowboys headquarters. The Texans might have Thursday night's preseason game moved from NRG, but they expect to host Jacksonville on September 10 as scheduled. (more...)
Louisville Cardinals vs. Purdue Boilermakers Preview and Prediction Louisville Cardinals vs. Purdue Boilermakers Preview and Prediction
- September 03, 2017

Should Blough start Saturday, he'd be the first Purdue QB to start back-to-back openers since Curtis Painter did it from 2006 to 2008. Lamar Jackson is the Cardinals' offense. Lamar Jackson - Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson is one of college football's most electrifying players, if not the most electrifying. As long as he keeps playing like he did last season, this game will be nothing but a walk in the park for the Cardinals. (more...)
Ed Orgeron Won't Announce LSU Suspensions to Keep 'Competitive Advantage' Ed Orgeron Won't Announce LSU Suspensions to Keep 'Competitive Advantage'
- September 03, 2017

Tanner Mangum completed 12 of 24 passes for just 102 yards and one interception. The 97 total yards of offense are the fewest BYU has had since 92 against Iowa State in 1974. Kicker Jack Gonsoulin added field goals of 23 and 20 yards. The Cougars also had a fake punt deep in their own territory snuffed out, resulting in Darrel Williams' 1-yard TD. (more...)
Highlights, recap from the first half of Nebraska vs. Arkansas State Highlights, recap from the first half of Nebraska vs. Arkansas State
- September 03, 2017

Bryant had the two longest runs of his career, a 35-yard run in the third quarter and a 24-yarder in the second quarter. The Huskers started their first drive at the RedWolves' 37-yard-line and drove all the way to the 4, but came up just shy of a first down, allowing senior Drew Brown to convert on a 21-yard field goal, giving Nebraska a 3-0 lead with 9:53 left in the opening quarter. (more...)
Caroline Wozniacki blames US Open exit on poor scheduling Caroline Wozniacki blames US Open exit on poor scheduling
- September 03, 2017

No one, not even Maria Sharapova herself, knew quite what to expect from her return to Grand Slam tennis at the U.S. Open. Wozniacki, the 2009 and 2014 runner-up in NY, became the fourth top-10 woman to exit the US Open on Wednesday night when she lost 6-2, 6-7 (5-7), 6-1 to Russia's Ekaterina Makarova. (more...)
Michaux: QB Fromm lived up to reputation Michaux: QB Fromm lived up to reputation
- September 03, 2017

Eason passed for 2,430 yards and 16 touchdowns last season as a freshman, and was a big part of Georgia's SEC East title aspirations coming into 2017. Any plans Appalachian State might have harbored to knock off a Power Five conference foe will have to wait a few more weeks. But Saturday's game will center around Georgia's quarterbacks. (more...)
Historic Test win for Bangladesh! Historic Test win for Bangladesh!
- September 03, 2017

Lehmann also said criticism of Australia's first-Test performance emanating from home was deserved. "For the Ashes, we are pretty clear on where we are going and who want to play in that scenario". That was the pre-Test rationale as it applied to Usman Khawaja, a batsman unquestionably in the best XI at home, but on the bench in India after a awful tour of Sri Lanka. (more...)
Orioles shut out Blue Jays with walk off victory in 13th inning Orioles shut out Blue Jays with walk off victory in 13th inning
- September 03, 2017

Prior to Saturday's action, the Orioles were 1.5 games out of the second AL wildcard spot and three behind the Yanks, who hold the first one. The first was September 20, 2015, at Detroit. The Orioles set a major league record with 57 home runs in August. Out at Oriole Park on Sunday, the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles will be finishing up their weekend Major League Baseball series. (more...)
Rahm grabs lead at halfway mark at TPC Boston
- September 03, 2017

It doesn't hurt either that the players love this golf course . Day has 14 top-10 finishes in the 28 major championships he has completed, including victory at the 2015 US PGA Championship. That is maybe the most incredible golf story of the year. The Presidents Cup team will be finalized next week and at 18th in the standings Mickelson is on the outside looking in. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton Breaks Pole Record in Italian F1 Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying Lewis Hamilton Breaks Pole Record in Italian F1 Grand Prix 2017 Qualifying
- September 03, 2017

Asked why he was able to extract more performance in the wet at Monza than during dry qualifying sessions earlier this year, Stroll said he could rely more on his natural driving style in the wet. The session ended almost four hours after it had begun with a curtailed Q1 brought to an early red-flagged halt when Frenchman Romain Grosjean aquaplaned and crashed in his Haas. (more...)
Ross Barkley denies undergoing medical at Chelsea Ross Barkley denies undergoing medical at Chelsea
- September 03, 2017

But, with Barkley now suffering from an injury, the 23-year-old decided not to make a switch away from Everton , this summer. Barkley was set to join the Premier League champions in a deal worth around £35million, but reportedly changed his mind during a medical. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys will release quarterback Kellen Moore Dallas Cowboys will release quarterback Kellen Moore
- September 03, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys have released quarterback Kellen Moore , likely making undrafted Cooper Rush the club's backup quarterback heading into the season. He also had 55 interceptions and completed 62 percent of his passes. He completed 32 of his final 36 passes in the preseason. Now, that question has been answered. (more...)
Alex Boone would be interested in playing for Miami Dolphins Alex Boone would be interested in playing for Miami Dolphins
- September 03, 2017

Shelton (waived/injured), tackle Austin Shepherd, cornerback Terrell Sinkfield, guard Freddie Tagaloa and tight end Nick Truesdell. If Heinicke clears waivers Sunday, Sept. It was expected Bridgewater, who hasn't played since suffering a torn left ACL and dislocated knee in practice August 30, 2016, would begin the regular season on the PUP list. (more...)
Clemson band relives Fiesta Bowl shutout of Ohio State Clemson band relives Fiesta Bowl shutout of Ohio State
- September 03, 2017

Kelly Bryant broke himself in as the new starting quarterback quite well as No. 5 Clemson (1-0) opened up the new season with a dominating performance against Kent State (0-1). The Hawkeyes would score on their first play from scrimmage following Zaleski's whiff, giving them a 14-3 lead that they carried into halftime. Clemson's offense had an easy time in this one, so they didn't need to showcase Cain. (more...)
Irish Football Weekly:Notre Dame-Temple Preview W/Tony Hunter Irish Football Weekly:Notre Dame-Temple Preview W/Tony Hunter
- September 03, 2017

When DeShone Kizer chose to test the National Football League waters, there was no doubt who the next Notre Dame quarterback would be. He saw limited action as a freshman before redshirting previous year. With Mike Elko coaching the new defense, Notre Dame might struggle getting pressure upfront this Saturday. Elko's Demon Deacons were 10th in takeaways last season. (more...)
Slaven Bilic rejected chance to sign Sanches and Krychowiak Slaven Bilic rejected chance to sign Sanches and Krychowiak
- September 03, 2017

Slaven Bilic turned down the chance to sign Renato Sanches and Grzegorz Krychowiak , according to David Sullivan . " As a Board we are behind Slaven, and he believes he has the tools to turn around our form and rectify our disappointing start to the season ", he added. (more...)
Italian player booted from US Open for calling female umpire a 'whore' Italian player booted from US Open for calling female umpire a 'whore'
- September 03, 2017

Italy's Fabio Fognini was provisionally suspended on Saturday from further participation in the U.S. Open after earlier being fined $24,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct during his first-round singles loss. The suspension means Fognini and doubles partner Simone Bolelli will forfeit their Round of 16 match and be withdrawn from the doubles draw. Accepted or not accepted, at this point that's not up to me. (more...)
Wyoming Punter Completely Whiffs On Punt Attempt Wyoming Punter Completely Whiffs On Punt Attempt
- September 03, 2017

To the dismay of the 12 scouts from seven National Football League teams in attendance, Allen's 36-yard gem to Johnson was a rarity. The sophomore threw three touchdown passes and orchestrated a Hawkeye offense which slowly gained confidence as the game progressed and overcame the absence of starting center James Daniels. (more...)
Florida and MI tangle in Arlington Florida and MI tangle in Arlington
- September 03, 2017

Instant Analysis now examines the Gators' win. In short, MI got hosed on the call, had to back up five yards and then settled for a field goal. The Wolverines broke in a new offensive line, with three new starters - Patrick Kugler at center, Michael Onwenu at right guard and Nolan Ulizio at right tackle. (more...)