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Bears' Trevathan suspension reduced to one game on appeal Bears' Trevathan suspension reduced to one game on appeal
- October 04, 2017

The Chicago Bears will reportedly be without linebacker Danny Trevathan for only one game. Trevathan will miss the Bears' game against the Vikings on Monday at Soldier Field, then be eligible to return when they face the Ravens the following week. (more...)
Orlando Pride star Alex Morgan, friends kicked out of Epcot, deputies say Orlando Pride star Alex Morgan, friends kicked out of Epcot, deputies say
- October 04, 2017

Police then brought Morgan, along with Donny and Courtney Toia, to a conference room where they were briefly detained and issued citations before they were escorted off the property. The report later said a deputy heard Morgan loudly say that she knows the Orlando SWAT team. The caption on the photo read, "Annual around the world in 8 hours". (more...)
Chargers to link arms during national anthem again Sunday Chargers to link arms during national anthem again Sunday
- October 04, 2017

This was the year that the bad luck that has haunted the Los Angeles Chargers supposed to fade. Finishing with a.500 record would be one of the first things that comes to mind. Perhaps Los Angeles NFL fans grew accustomed to the absence of an NFL team. In the first two games of the year, Sproles was the only effective running back, but the running back committee exploded in Week 3. (more...)
Vince Tyra named as UofL's acting AD Vince Tyra named as UofL's acting AD
- October 04, 2017

Pitino's lawyer, Steve Pence, told the Courier-Journal on Sunday he put Louisville officials on notice that his client's effective dismissal violates the coach's employment agreement. While stating that Jurich will cooperate with any investigation of wrongdoing by the NCAA, UofL and federal law enforcement, Stemler noted that "because Tom is on leave, and you have publicly stated that he is not to undertake any of his job responsibilities during the leave, Tom can not meet any enforcement or ... (more...)
3 takeaways from preseason game No. 2 3 takeaways from preseason game No. 2
- October 04, 2017

Check out the highlights in the video above. The Lakers will face the Denver Nugget in preseason game number two on Monday night in their first game of the season at Staples Center . "We brought energy but unfortunately, we didn't hold it for 48 but that's progress to getting better". In a rare moment when he was on the receiving end of an alley-oop, the point guard started a fast break with a give-and-go to Jordan Clarkson , who lobbed it to Ball . (more...)
The new NBA All-Star game format, explained The new NBA All-Star game format, explained
- October 03, 2017

The 10 starters - two guards and three frontcourt players per conference - will still be chosen by fan vote (50 percent), current players (25 percent) and media vote (25 percent). The change is aimed at bringing some entertainment back to the game after the past two seasons saw the victor of the game score over 190 points. "I'm thrilled with what the players and the league have done to improve the All-Star Game, which has been a priority for all of us". (more...)
Odell Beckham 'never thought' Giants would start season 0-4 Odell Beckham 'never thought' Giants would start season 0-4
- October 03, 2017

And the way the league has gotten, there's not as many dominant teams. "To tell me we've got who we got, with the ability and the knowledge that we have, and we ain't got one win?" Grimes returned to practice this week after rehabbing his shoulder injury and will likely return to the field just in time to cover Odell Beckham Jr ., Sterling Shepard and the rest of New York's talented wideouts in light of today's game. (more...)
DeShone Kizer struggles in Week 4, benched in fourth quarter DeShone Kizer struggles in Week 4, benched in fourth quarter
- October 03, 2017

Just ask the Bengals, who led 21-0 at halftime and never looked back. "I don't like my record any more than you do or anybody does", Jackson said. The fans seemed defeated, too, as more than half of them were gone by midway through the fourth quarter. (more...)
Lacazette has a cunning plan to lure Man Utd target to Arsenal Lacazette has a cunning plan to lure Man Utd target to Arsenal
- October 03, 2017

So Lacazette was asked about this, and was quite sure that he would want his friend to join him at the Emirates. "That's one of the reasons why I wanted to come to Arsenal - to play with players of [Alexis'] calibre", Lacazette told Arsenal Player . (more...)
SA stars up for IAAF World Athlete of the Year SA stars up for IAAF World Athlete of the Year
- October 03, 2017

The 35-year-old American, who has served two doping bans, was a surprise victor of the blue riband male event in London's World Championships in August as Jamaican great Usain Bolt bowed out of his top-class career with a disappointing bronze medal. (more...)
Georgia pitches a shut out in Tennessee: 3 takeaways Georgia pitches a shut out in Tennessee: 3 takeaways
- October 03, 2017

The Bulldogs are now 5-0 for the first time since 2012. Fromm figures to get a different reception today. "That's a good question and we talk about the things that make up the structure of our football program, little things that maybe nobody really sees until they're not there, things that embody our football program". (more...)
Dallas Cowboys vs Los Angeles Rams Dallas Cowboys vs Los Angeles Rams
- October 03, 2017

But Goff found some redemption on Sunday as he led Los Angeles to a 35-30 second-half comeback victory over the Cowboys . Goff, a Bay Area native from Novato, reiterated: "That was fun". If those are the negative numbers, Elliott must have had more big runs in the first four games previous year. "That's (what) I like about him". It's a big stage to play on and he'll have to drown out being in that atmosphere to focus on a victory. (more...)
Joe Cortez discusses possible future fight between Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi Joe Cortez discusses possible future fight between Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi
- October 03, 2017

Perhaps Malignaggi could get the money fight after all, right? Hall of Fame retired referee Joe Cortez would love to see UFC superstar Conor McGregor and two division champion Paul Malignaggi settle their differences in the boxing ring. (more...)
Netherlands Recall Virgil Van Dijk Netherlands Recall Virgil Van Dijk
- October 03, 2017

But when details of their talks with the player emerged, Saints launched a complaint with the Premier League claiming an illegal approach had been made. Towards the end of their chat (Van Dijk being surprisingly satisfied by his Federation Internationale de Football Association ratings), the Southampton defender revealed that Liverpool goal-getter Sturridge was one of the hardest strikers he's come up against in the Premier League since joining from Celtic in 2015. (more...)
Confident Kansas City Chiefs making all the must-have plays Confident Kansas City Chiefs making all the must-have plays
- October 03, 2017

The Redskins outplayed the Chiefs for a big part of the contest but were undone by penalties. According to National Football League research, the last back to average more yards per carry through a season's first three games (with a minimum of 40 carries) was Jim Brown in 1963 (8.58). (more...)
Cahill should be England captain, not Kane - Robson Cahill should be England captain, not Kane - Robson
- October 03, 2017

England are on the brink of wrapping up their place at the 2018 finals and face Slovenia on Thursday and Lithuania on October 8 in their concluding Group F qualifiers. Rashford, 19, reckons the current squad can take inspiration from Sir Bobby, who will celebrate his 80th birthday next week. The biggest change has been physical, and then that has an effect on your mentality. (more...)
Frustrated by former manager Rafa Benitez
- October 03, 2017

Perhaps someone should tell Klopp that besides quality, there has to be also defensive organisation, which was lacking when Joselu scored Newcastle's 36th-minute equaliser following an excellent through ball from former Liverpool midfielder Jonjo Shelvey . (more...)
Indictment proceedings against Nawaz Sharif to begin today Indictment proceedings against Nawaz Sharif to begin today
- October 03, 2017

The new law will allow a disqualified legislator to acquire the position of the head of a political party. The re-election on Tuesday came after parliament approved a bill the previous day allowing disqualified officials to hold party offices, AP reports . (more...)
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho praises Marouane Fellaini for toughing it out Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho praises Marouane Fellaini for toughing it out
- October 03, 2017

Having scored the opener after relieving Pogba against Basel, Fellaini played a key role in the 4-0 win against former club Everton which followed and was then one of their stand-out players once more as they saw off a spirited Southampton at St Mary's last time out. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku MRI Shows No Significant Damage to Ankle Romelu Lukaku MRI Shows No Significant Damage to Ankle
- October 03, 2017

However, it's all a false alarm as a scan was conducted and it revealed "no fracture or structural damage". 'In the next days he will follow an individual training programme. Lukaku is the favourite for the golden boot this season after starting life at Old Trafford in blistering fashion. Lukaku hasn't been pitted against any of Manchester United's Premier League title rivals so far, although the Red Devils will face Chelsea , Liverpool and Spurs in the coming weeks in the top flight. (more...)