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Oklahoma Falls To Houston To Open 2016 Season
- September 04, 2016

The third ranked Oklahoma Sooners travel to NRG Stadium to face the 15th ranked Houston Cougars to kickoff the first college football Saturday of the season. Ty Cummings nailed a career-long 47-yard field goal to end the half and give Houston a 19-17 lead. Houston has a strong argument geographical-wise and beating Florida State in the Peach Bowl a year ago showed the Cougars were legit. (more...)
Ohio State wants more balance in its offense
- September 04, 2016

The Buckeyes must replace 80% of the wide receiver unit's passing game production, in Michael Thomas, Jalin Marshall and Braxton Miller , but there is a large contingent of talented players waiting to display their skills this season. Check them out and see which guy is thinking more in line with you. "It's growing pains, just like it was in 2014 when all those guys left", Price said. (more...)
Bastian Schweinsteiger is still hoping to play for Manchester United this season
- September 04, 2016

Neuer says he is honored to be captain and aware of the symbolic meaning of the role. While Schweinsteiger will bide his time in Manchester, he said a move to the U.S. Reluctant to leave, Schweinsteiger seems to be optimistic about his United career and has completely turned down the possibility of him discontinuing playing football. (more...)
McLaren promotes Vandoorne for 2017 to replace Button McLaren promotes Vandoorne for 2017 to replace Button
- September 04, 2016

Next year I will be an ambassador for this team, I will work with this team in every way I can until they get a better team for the future. I'll spend more time with my friends, and more importantly my family, who I haven't properly seen for 17 years! Speaking about his call-up, the 2015 GP2 Series Champion said: "I want to express my gratitude to everyone at McLaren-Honda, and especially Ron, for showing faith in me". (more...)
Sadler holds off Hamlin for 1st Darlington win Sadler holds off Hamlin for 1st Darlington win
- September 04, 2016

Nearly all of the cars in the field Sunday night will race with a special throwback graphic scheme honoring some of NASCAR's greats and the television broadcast will have an old school look featuring some of the legendary announcers from the past. (more...)
Santa Clara police union threatens to boycott 49ers games over Kaepernick protest
- September 04, 2016

A letter from the Santa Clara Police Officers' Association made it perfectly clear that the group is not a fan of Colin Kaepernick. In a letter obtained by KNTV, the Santa Clara police union told the 49ers organization that officers wouldn't work at the stadium if it doesn't "take action" against Kaepernick over his protest. (more...)
UFC Fight Night 93 Competitors Sound Off Including Barnett, Arlovski UFC Fight Night 93 Competitors Sound Off Including Barnett, Arlovski
- September 04, 2016

It was an ill-advised game plan, and one that left Bader on the outside looking in at the light-heavyweight top four of Johnson, Jon Jones , Alexander Gustafsson and champion Daniel Cormier. That's not going to happen. He proved that in his fight against "Big Country". He's a big, burly heavyweight who can shuck another man out of position and then wallop him with a quick overhand right. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick To Donate $1 Million Amid National Anthem Controversy
- September 04, 2016

A letter sent by the Santa Clara Police Officers' Association letter said that the 28-year-old "made the allegation that police officers are getting paid to murder people". I can respect it, but why don't you stand for the soldiers who died defending your freedom to decide that? Kaepernick has defended his protest, responding to critics and telling reporters he is not "anti-American". (more...)
Timely hits and solid pitching lead to sweep of Padres
- September 04, 2016

He and San Diego just ran into one of baseball's best lineups and one of its best pitchers. He struck out eight and walked two in winning for the 10th time in his last 11 decisions. "I was mad at Joe for taking me out", Arrieta said. The Padres, who have lost seven of nine, had only one runner reach third base in the opening five innings. (more...)
Hamilton on pole for third year in a row at Monza Hamilton on pole for third year in a row at Monza
- September 04, 2016

A fifth pole at Hamilton moves him level with legendary record holders Ayrton Senna and Juan Manuel Fangio. If Lewis wins today, Rosberg will head to Singapore with a deficit of at least 16 points - yet in May the German led the title race by 43. (more...)
Potentially habitable planet closest to our solar system found
- September 03, 2016

Scientists still aren't sure whether planets like Proxima b are habitable, because of debates about whether they can sustain an atmosphere and liquid water. Astronomers have not yet directly seen images of the planet. They say if it does have an atmosphere, its temperatures would be close to those on earth . (more...)
What to Watch at US Open: How Will Djokovic Look After Rest? What to Watch at US Open: How Will Djokovic Look After Rest?
- September 03, 2016

French 10th seed Gael Monfils has easily moved into the fourth round, and claimed a 6-4 6-2 6-4 win over Nicolas Almagro . However, Youzhny, now ranked at a lowly 61 in the rankings, was under huge pressure from Djokovic's groundstrokes in extended rallies. (more...)
Sturridge frustrated with wide role
- September 03, 2016

I'm on autopilot there. You just do things because you are used to doing it, but when you are out wide, you have got to worry about different things. "It's not a fixed position, "stay outside the box and wait", especially in Daniel's position". (more...)
Venus rises to occasion with straight sets win
- September 03, 2016

But Williams herself didn't look too thrilled with her performance. Murray, who followed up his Wimbledon triumph with a second straight Olympic gold in Rio, didn't let the unfamiliar din distract him in a 6-4, 6-1, 6-4 victory over tenacious Spaniard Marcel Granollers. (more...)
Disappointed Chase Elliott comes up just short in NASCAR Pure Michigan 400
- September 03, 2016

The 24-year-old Larson ended up winning at MI, with the 20-year-old Elliott coming in second. On lap 156, Elliott would gain the lead when both drivers made their final pit stops. "We've been building over the years". The team rallied around him. Clint Bowyer reported a loose wheel on lap 118 and just a few laps later headed to the garage with his 2nd DNF of the year in hand. (more...)
Steelers acquire CB Gilbert from Browns, trim roster to 53 Steelers acquire CB Gilbert from Browns, trim roster to 53
- September 03, 2016

It shows that the Browns felt there was virtually nothing worth trying to salvage for their nearly $13 million guaranteed investment. On the other hand, just flipping back through recent "top" draft picks, Brandon Weeden, Trent Richardson and Johnny Manziel are just a few original Browns that didn't work out - for lack of a better term. (more...)
Mets burn Samardzija's no-hit bid in Giants loss Mets burn Samardzija's no-hit bid in Giants loss
- September 03, 2016

And with that, the Mets maintained their 4.5-game deficit for the second wild card. If they are to make a run, it will begin with the likes of Ces pedes and Syndergaard, two of their brightest stars. Sale (15-6) was the majors' first 14-game victor and the AL starter in the All-Star Game, but the lefty had gone 0-4 in six starts, interrupted by a five-day suspension for slicing up throwback uniforms he didn't want to wear. (more...)
No. 1 Alabama going for perfect 10 Saban opener vs. USC
- September 03, 2016

If you wonder why college football coaches have gray hair, look no further than Southern California mentor Clay Helton. Alabama returns its unit of punter JK Scott and kicker Adam Griffith. USC also returns their entire offensive line , which help Browne ease into his new quarterback role. "I'm looking at him like he's insane", said Crompton, who's now on injured reserve with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. (more...)
Kate Middleton's latest outfit is a big change for her
- September 03, 2016

Kate surprised by stepping out in ikat print pants from high street store Gap . Hodge reported that Kate has "been teaching George the difference between barley and wheat and everything they grow on the farm there". "She said they would love it here, they do bring them down to Cornwall". She told the Daily Telegraph newspaper: "I woke up to dozens of pictures on my Instagram feed of the Duchess in my dress". (more...)
More NFL players join Kaepernick protest More NFL players join Kaepernick protest
- September 03, 2016

What you are doing takes a lot of courage, and I'd be lying if I said I knew what it was like to walk around in your shoes. "I have to help these communities", he said . If you hear him out, if you hear what he has to say, I think you will respect that, you will respect where he's coming from. "The media painted this as I'm anti-American, anti-men-and-women of the military and that's not the case at all, " Kaepernick said after playing the first half of the 49ers' 31-21 victory over the ... (more...)