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Browns rookies Garrett, Kizer set for first Steelers matchup Browns rookies Garrett, Kizer set for first Steelers matchup
- September 07, 2017

The Browns open the 2017 season at home on Sunday afternoon against AFC North rivals in the Pittsburgh Steelers . "We'll see", Jackson said. "They might come after me, but there are other guys they have to pay attention to on the D line, as well, and on the defense". (more...)
Uefa backs plan to shorten summer transfer window Uefa backs plan to shorten summer transfer window
- September 07, 2017

The current transfer deadline is on August 31 while the Premier League began on August 11. "I am aware there are serious discussions around Europe regarding the shortening of the summer transfer window and we are following them closely", the UEFA president told The Times . (more...)
Suspect wounded in officer-involved shooting on downtown LA streets Suspect wounded in officer-involved shooting on downtown LA streets
- September 07, 2017

The officer-involved shooting was reported at 6:08 a.m. Tuesday at Third Street south of Spring Street, said CHP Officer Christian Cracraft. He began yelling at employees to "get down on the floor", when a CHP officer fired at him three times, killing him. (more...)
DeMario Jackson calls out Rachel Lindsay - 'Stop being petty' DeMario Jackson calls out Rachel Lindsay - 'Stop being petty'
- September 07, 2017

Lindsay eliminated Jackson from her episode of " Bachelorette " after his girlfriend - whom he hadn't disclosed - showed up. The man posted a photo featuring him and co-stars Adam Gottschalk and Dean Unglert captioning it: "These Bachelor friendships are fickle and fleeting, ' and I disagree". (more...)
Jason Whitlock Has Twitter Rolling Its Collective Eyes Over Colin Kaepernick Stunt Jason Whitlock Has Twitter Rolling Its Collective Eyes Over Colin Kaepernick Stunt
- September 07, 2017

That's a note of contention to some NFL fans who think Kaepernick is being shunned for his silent protest during the national anthem last season. F ox Sports 1 anchor Jason Whitlock was lambasted by social media users Tuesday night for mocking Colin Kaepernick with a White impersonator wearing an afro wig on his show Speak For Yourself , The Hollywood Reporter reported. (more...)
USA's 2017 Presidents Cup Team Captain Picks Phil Mickelson, Charley Hoffman USA's 2017 Presidents Cup Team Captain Picks Phil Mickelson, Charley Hoffman
- September 07, 2017

This is just the third time he has needed a captain's pick, the previous two (1994, 2015) also for the President's Cup. The four-day competition is September 28-Oct. Mickelson has had a hard 2017 season with no wins and five top-10 finishes in 21 tournaments. Lahiri, however, went 0-3 that week - he was the only player on either side who failed to record at least a half point - and he doesn't have a top-25 in his past seven starts. (more...)
'He unlocked the match' - Lopetegui lauds Isco for impressive display 'He unlocked the match' - Lopetegui lauds Isco for impressive display
- September 07, 2017

Spain's injection of youth since losing to Italy just over a year ago at Euro 2016 was evident. In the last five matches, Spain had three wins and Italy with all five winning matches. "We will enjoy him for the national team". Spain will be without Diego Costa , however, as the striker has not played this season for Chelsea due to a stand-off with the Premier League champions over his desire to return to former club Atletico Madrid. (more...)
Numbers of Note: Stout Vikings Defense Squares Off Against Brees, Saints Numbers of Note: Stout Vikings Defense Squares Off Against Brees, Saints
- September 07, 2017

The Saints are right behind the Vikings in the power rankings, sitting at No. 21. They've got a lot of great offensive weapons. That was after the Vikings made a decision to not pick their team-option on the a year ago of Peterson's previous contract. (more...)
Coleen Rooney slams 'sources' speculating about her marriage Coleen Rooney slams 'sources' speculating about her marriage
- September 07, 2017

The former England global is due to appear in court later this month after allegedly being caught driving while three times over the legal limit last weekend. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's son Prince George will start school tomorrow but it's unlikely his mum will be at the school gates as she's suffering with severe morning sickness after announcing she's pregnant with her third child. (more...)
Denny Hamlin, Dale Earnhardt Jr. penalized, crew chiefs suspended after Darlington race Denny Hamlin, Dale Earnhardt Jr. penalized, crew chiefs suspended after Darlington race
- September 07, 2017

The Joe Gibbs Racing driver will remain the victor of record for both races, however he will not receive the five bonus points earned for winning the Cup race that can be used in the championship playoffs. This penalty was last seen in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series following the Overton's 400 at Pocono Raceway earlier last month with Erik Jones and the No. (more...)
NFL, NFLPA Review Finds No Concussions In 2016 For Tom Brady NFL, NFLPA Review Finds No Concussions In 2016 For Tom Brady
- September 07, 2017

In May, Brady's wide, Gisele Bundchen, told " CBS This Morning " that Brady played through a concussion on his way to winning Super Bowl LI. "I really don't think that's anybody's business", the 40-year-old Brady said. None of that means Brady never suffered a concussion, of course, but there's not much for the league or anyone else to do as long as the only sign that he did came well after the fact from a secondhand source. (more...)
Ray Lewis: Kaepernick's girlfriend's tweet cost him a job with Ravens Ray Lewis: Kaepernick's girlfriend's tweet cost him a job with Ravens
- September 07, 2017

The photo at the top is a scene from the movie " Django Unchained ", depicting Leonardo DiCaprio and Samuel L. Jackson . "And it never happens because that picture comes up the next day". Ravens coach John Harbaugh brought up the possibility of pursuing Kaepernick at the opening of training camp, when quarterback Joe Flacco informed the team of his back injury. (more...)
Benitez hopes to be in Newcastle dugout against Swansea after undergoing surgery Benitez hopes to be in Newcastle dugout against Swansea after undergoing surgery
- September 07, 2017

Rafael Benitez is reportedly still recovering from an operation he underwent during the worldwide break and may be absent for Newcastle United's meeting with Swansea. Turkey's AMKSpor claim Besiktas rejected a deadline day approach from Newcastle United for their Dutch forward Ryan Babel. He was given assurances in a meeting with the Newcastle owner Mike Ashley in Shirebrook that further significant spending would take place in order to make Newcastle competitive. (more...)
Qatar Opens $7.4 Billion Hamad Port to Global Trade Qatar Opens $7.4 Billion Hamad Port to Global Trade
- September 07, 2017

Since Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates ( UAE ) severed ties with Qatar in June, the port has been receiving large quantities of food and building materials for construction projects including stadiums for the 2022 soccer World Cup . (more...)
Blue Jays at Red Sox Blue Jays at Red Sox
- September 07, 2017

Toronto played its past three games without Gibbons, who is in Texas on personal business with no reported return date. Jose Bautista turned around a 94 miles per hour Porcello heater and hit it out to dead centre at Fenway Park, his 21st home run of the season and his first since August 11, when he took Jameson Taillon of the Pirates deep back at Rogers Centre. (more...)
Jose Enrique delivers heartfelt message to Newcastle fans after announcing retirement Jose Enrique delivers heartfelt message to Newcastle fans after announcing retirement
- September 07, 2017

Something that was supposed to be for three months ended up turning into two years", explained the Spaniard. Jose Enrique announced his retirement from football on Wednesday, citing fitness issues as the reason for his exit. Clearly Enrique didn't take to the comments well and decided he didn't want to hear from Carragher whatsoever on social media. "I had to escape to Spain because I could not even walk". (more...)
Israel's President Heads to Germany to Inaugurate Munich Olympics Massacre Memorial Israel's President Heads to Germany to Inaugurate Munich Olympics Massacre Memorial
- September 06, 2017

German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, together with the Minister-President of Bavaria Horst Seehofer who initiated the event, will accompany President Rivlin in inaugurating the memorial. Rivlin thanked his host for the warm welcome and said, "It is a great honor for us to be your guests in Bavaria". Israeli athlete Esther Roth Shahamorov, a 1972 Olympic competitor whose coach was killed in the attack, accompanied the Israeli president and his wife, Nechama Rivlin, as part of the ... (more...)
Chelsea Deny Costa Has Returned to United Kingdom as Outcast's Self-Imposed Strike Continues Chelsea Deny Costa Has Returned to United Kingdom as Outcast's Self-Imposed Strike Continues
- September 06, 2017

And it would not make sense if they get Costa back but sell Griezmann. "I don't like to talk about players who are not here". HaberTurk report Fenerbahce are looking to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea before the Turkish transfer window closes on Friday. (more...)
Buffon: Real Madrid don't need Donnarumma - Navas is great Buffon: Real Madrid don't need Donnarumma - Navas is great
- September 06, 2017

De Gea is reluctant to move to Madrid without the full support of the sitting coach. Madrid have yet to return with a formal offer for the ex-Atletico Madrid stopper, but Diario Gol claims that De Gea still has his heart set on a return to the Spanish capital with Real. (more...)
Dolphins-Buccaneers game will not be played in Miami due to Irma Dolphins-Buccaneers game will not be played in Miami due to Irma
- September 06, 2017

The league decided yesterday that the game would not be played Sunday in Miami because of Hurricane Irma, although it was unclear whether the game would move to another stadium or another date. "I like playing in front of this Miami crowd, so that's a bummer right there". If the Dolphins make the post-season in 2018, we can officially say they have turned the proverbial corner. (more...)