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Ohio State opens as 9-point favorites vs Wisconsin

Ronald Reagan was finishing up his presidency, John Cooper was in his first year of coaching the Ohio State Buckeyes, and Urban Meyer was an assistant coach at Illinois State, working with outside linebackers. Redding is successful because he h...

49ers name Colin Kaepernick starting quarterback

Kaep spent the first five weeks languishing on the bench because of 49ers coach Chip Kelly electing to go with Blaine Gabbert over him at the QB position. "I'm ready to go", Kaepernick said . "So, I'm itching to get out there". Kaepernick has no...

Green scores again, US settles for 1-1 draw vs New Zealand

His participation in that tournament meant that he was provisionally "tied" to represent only Germany in global competition. The New York Red Bulls midfielder had previously fallen out of favor with Klinsmann and did not appear for the USMNT from M...

Kroos agrees new six-year Real Madrid deal

Kroos, who won the 2016 Champions League with Los Blancos , had his contract extension confirmed on the club's website on Wednesday afternoon. Kroos joined Real in 2014 for an initial £24million from Bayern Munich, where he worked with Guardiola f...

Johnny Gaudreau Signs with the Flames!

The Flames are being picked by many to return to the playoffs this season, and Gaudreau is a key part of the team's future. Gaudreau's new deal is similar to the one signed earlier by linemate Sean Monahan, which was a seven-year contract with an a...

Giants WR Odell Beckham fined $24309 for taunting penalty

Odell Beckham might not be such a big fan of the number right now, though. Beckham said repeatedly Thursday he can only control what he can control. "All discussions between Odell and I, they stay private between ourselves", the first-year head ...

Walcott keen to continue fine form with England

England won their opening World Cup 2018 qualifier 1-0 thanks to an injury-time victor from Liverpool's Adam Lallana. "It was a bit of misunderstanding after the last game, when Sam came out and said I play where I want", Rooney said at a premat...

Formula One: Hamilton's reputation repaired but not his title challenge

Mercedes lodged a protest against Red Bull's Max Verstappen after an aggressive move that prevented Lewis Hamilton from snatching second place at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday. The team gave me a really strong strategy, along with a vehicle that ...

Alleged beer-throwing Blue Jays fan turns himself in

A video seen by The Associated Press appears to show Pagan throwing it. "We are confident we have made a positive ID", Const. Jenifferjit Sidhu said Thursday. Pagan, a sports copy editor at Postmedia in Hamilton. Mr. "Hey, whatever happened to po...

NFL Football Houston Texans at Minnesota Vikings Start Time, Betting Odds

He's also the first Viking to have two punt return touchdowns in one season. Houston is going without J.J. Watt, which will hurt a bit. Jadeveon Clowney recorded eight tackles and four tackles for a loss. The Vikings might use cornerback Xavie...

Mercedes technical chief rejects claims of sabotage

Hamilton complained of a lack of power early in FP1 and by the end of the session he was 0.215 seconds adrift of Rosberg. Red Bull and Ferrari battled for best of the race, but unless it rains on Sunday, Mercedes are still firm favourites to take...

Ross Fisher leads at halfway stage of Dunhill Links

Fisher carded seven birdies and three bogeys to take the lead after 36 holes, with Noren's compatriot Joakim Lagergren a shot back after following up his 66 on Carnoustie with a 68 at Kingsbarns that featured an eagle at the par-five third.

Cuba, USA Soccer Teams to Play Friendly Match

Green, who has struggled to gain playing time at Bayern Munich, scored his only other global goal against Belgium at the 2014 World Cup . GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY IN GOALKlinsmann has opened up a rare window of opportunity for the next generation of go...

Smith: Cowboys-Bengals could be a shootout

This is where I'm supposed to get specific. "I just like to play every play independently", said Prescott, "and do my best to focus in on every play". "But if you need a first down on third-and-14, throw it to Dez", said the Cowboys player, who ...

Stones reveals individual talks with Southgate

And the team have done well, so I have to bide my time and take my chance. I didn't come in and say: 'I want to play here or there'. He knows the set up. "That's not me. As long as people around me, and my manager, are happy, then I'm happy". Whether...

After a monthlong hiatus, Brady returns to Patriots

When asked what Brady's homecoming would mean for the Patriots , Bill Belichick opted not to "speculate" on a conference call with reporters . "I think Goodell should resign". Losing to Buffalo isn't a concern. New England's back end will continu...

US Wins Ryder Cup

Amid the insane scrum on the 18th green following the US winning its first Ryder Cup since 2008, captain Davis Love III walked to the hole and picked up a ball resting about a foot from the cup. "He had a tough go four years ago", said United States ...

Jose Mourinho slams football 'Einsteins' in no-nonsense retort to Manchester United criticism

Mourinho's side went in front at Northampton through Michael Carrick before Alex Revell's penalty levelled the scoreline, but United hit back in the second half thanks to goals from Ander Herrera and Marcus Rashford. "The game should be easier - we s...

Aqib Talib could still face discipline over shooting

Even with no charges filed, commissioner Roger Goodell can suspend the cornerback if he deems he violated the personal conduct policy. "I'm anxious about Julio Jones right now, I don't have time to worry about that other stuff". Talib didn't have sur...

Europeans rally to cut Americans' lead to 5-3 in Ryder Cup

You can't help but notice, however, that the European domination has coincided with Mickelson's prime. "He plays a very high-spin ball and I play a very low-spin ball, and we had to come up in two days with a solution". He's paired with his choice of...

Boy killed in S.C. school shooting to have superhero-themed funeral

A 14-year-old boy suspected in a SC schoolyard shooting last week faces a second murder charge after one of the victims from the incident died from his wounds, a prosecutor said on Monday. Adams also said a charge of attempted murder has been added a...

Reaction to Arnold Palmer's death on Sunday

It has been said many times over in so many ways, but beyond his vast talent, Arnold transcended our sport with an extraordinarily appealing personality and genuineness that connected with millions, truly making him a champion of the people.

Martial Goal Not Enough As United Held

Allen said: "To go a goal behind against a team like that and get a point is a tough ask but we did it. We have not been picking up many points but you can see the effort". He said he would "look back at the video" to pick out his best save. "It ...

Arsenal beats Burnley 1-0 after injury-time goal

For all their possession and the pretty patterns they weaved, Heaton had only been forced into one meaningful save when he smothered Sanchez's low shot in the 49th minute. "We're the minnows of the division and not got the spending power so we are le...

49ers offence stalls after fast start in loss to Cowboys

Which points to a Dallas offense that will rely heavily on its rushing attack on Sunday and, if recent history serves, a strong game from a 49ers defense that splinters on the road but has been sturdy at home. He passed for 317 yards while slinging...

Mauricio Pochettino is one of the best - Pep Guardiola

We are in the beginning of the season. "I enjoy watching Tottenham play now and since past year he has been doing an unbelievable job". I would prefer to lose points in the Premier League as you have time to make them back but the Champions League ...

Vermonters React to Anti-Pit Bull Bylaw Passed in Montreal

Pop singer and dog lover Cyndi Lauper has weighed in on Montreal's controversial decision to ban pit bulls, calling it "a sad day" in Montreal. Susan Hobbs from Indianapolis Animal Care services, Lisa Hanover-Payne and AJ Johnson from Casa Del Toro...

Klopp: Liverpool's many goalscorers a result of attacking style

His team was hit by an array of injuries last term, and ahead of tomorrow's trip to Swansea (12.30pm), the boss has warned his back-up stars to be on alert going forward. "We lost there previous year in a hard week for us, when we lost at Villarreal ...

Browns beaten up by injuries, then beaten by Dolphins in OT

There was a packed house (65,176) for the regular-season debut of renovated and newly-named Hard Rock Stadium. We'll see how Steen is listed on the injury reports this week. Not to mention the pass rush's inability to pressure Miami QB Ryan Tanne...

Mickelson promises prepared US team at Ryder Cup

We've spent a lot of time together. This is the fourth Ryder Cup for McIlroy, who has yet to experience what it's like to lose on Sunday in singles or lose the Ryder Cup as a team. Jacklin led Europe on four occasions, going 2-1-1, winning for ...

Arsenal Gun Down Chelsea At The Emirates

And it is this, he believes, which could see them utilise the three centre-back formation in the future. "He has matured, when a player survives this kind of disappointments, when you're promised at 16, what happened to him and the way he dealt wit...

Colin Kaepernick joins high school team for anthem protest

In August 2014, the last time the poll was taken, Kaepernick - who had led the 49ers to the NFC title game a season earlier - was "disliked a lot" by only 6 percent. Per Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle , Kelly said Kaepernick is "...

PSG's Serge Aurier says he will appeal against two-month prison sentence

The Ivory Coast global was also fined €600 (£520) by the Paris correctional tribunal, with a further €1,500 in costs. But the 23-year-old will not serve any time in prison as he is appealing his sentence which was less than one year. Earlier in Feb...

Jürgen Klopp: Adam Lallana being rewarded for hard work at Liverpool

Everyone is striking back. Sturridge seems to be the first player replaced when things aren't going quite as well as his manager wants. A lot of quality. While Liverpool have been impressing in the way they press sides and seem to have a goal threa...

Chargers Rule Joey Bosa Out For Week 3

Though this time , there was no stunning comeback for the opposing team. "The training staff and coaches decided it was best if I didn't go out. and just worked in the training room and didn't make it out on the field". The next week they needed a d...

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Miguel Cabrera Out 2-3 Days with Oblique Injury

Dylan Bundy (5-2) gave up six runs on eight hits in six innings. The Orioles sent 11 batters to the plate in the inning. Detroit starter Matthew Boyd lasted just 2 1/3 innings...

LaVar Ball attacks Fox Sports reporter in sexist rant

Ball seemed to recoil at the question, saying, "Stay in your lane". " Leahy: "You said something's coming to me". "Kristine was in control, fired back at him, was not intimidat...

The Draft Lottery results may have killed any Jimmy Butler trade

The Los Angeles Lakers meanwhile discovered they will get second pick. The Boston Celtics get to pick first in the NBA Draft this year. The Suns had the second-best odds of...

Cairney rescues Fulham in play-off draw

But Jaap Stam, the Reading manager, was confident that the loss of his captain and central defender will not turn the tie. Reading are 90 minutes from Wembley , 180 minutes ...

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

To win the series for the Celtics tried ISEA Thomas, but his long-range attempt from the resistance was inaccurate. The 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs second-rou...

Mourinho: Manchester United lack strength in depth to fight in two competitions

Bailly was handed a straight red card for pushing John Guidetti in the face, with Celta defender Facundo Roncaglia following him down the tunnel after raising his hand to the Ivori...

Italian Open win allows Sharapova to qualify for Wimbledon

She faces a battle to raise her ranking enough to qualify for the grasscourt grand slam by right and spare organisers the dilemma of whether to award her a wildcard into the main d...

Tearful F1 fan gets to meet his hero after crash

Red Bull were relying heavily on upgrades being brought to the RB13, hoping to bridge the sizeable gap between the Tilbrook team and the Mercedes and Ferrari cars. As Verstappen an...

Arsene Wenger refuses to criticise West Ham over performance against Liverpool

They now sit on 69 points with just two games remaining, with fourth-placed Man City on 72 and Liverpool, in third, on 73 - although Jurgen Klopp's men only have one game remain...

Injury forces McIlroy to turn back on wife

Among those anxious about what results appear in Belfast on Monday will be the European Tour - McIlroy is due to be the marquee player at Wentworth's BMW PGA Championship from 25 M...

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Guidetti laments 'difficult 48 hours' after horror miss against Manchester United

United and Ajax will now square off in the Europa League final on Wednesday, 24th May at the Friends Arena in Stockholm . Manchester United won the EFL Cup in February after I...

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Seemingly, an Ajax fan requested him to play "Three little birds", a song in which the club chant to. Ajax are sure to create opportunities on Thursday and it will be up to the...

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

Any Yankees fan already knew the answers by heart. "Thank the Good Lord for making Jeter a Yankee", said one. "He was the captain on the field", the 23-year-old Bregman told the...

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

Officials of the guest house feigned ignorance about the whereabouts of the judge who shocked the nation on Monday by sentencing the Chief Justice of India and the seven members of...

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

The Brewers are 11 for 19 with runners in scoring position ins the series, and have scored 18 runs in the two games. Brewers counterpart Chase Anderson needed 99 pitches to ge...