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Josh McCown is the king of jersey day Josh McCown is the king of jersey day
- October 09, 2016

So when his daughter recently had jersey day at her school, she gathered up all her friends to wear his jersey, but there was one problem. If McCown's daughter and friends had to choose between which teams to exclude, the Cardinals should've been a heavy favorite to be included, seeing that they were the team to give him his first National Football League job. (more...)
Three late turnovers cost Browns in 31-20 loss to the Redskins Three late turnovers cost Browns in 31-20 loss to the Redskins
- October 09, 2016

And there's the negative, which is the obvious - Cleveland's 0-4 record at the quarter point of the season. "We've got a group of fighters, and I'm not concerned with what's going to happen in our locker room", Jackson said. Players said that after the scrum, officials huddled up and line judge Sarah Thomas said she saw a Washington player with the ball on the ground before Johnson stood up with it. (more...)
Energetic Pogba leads United's rout of Leicester Energetic Pogba leads United's rout of Leicester
- October 09, 2016

In his first two appearances in the league against the likes of Southampton and Hull City , he'd strung together two positive performances, and things were looking rather promising for both he and fellow new-signing Zlatan Ibrahimović. When asked if Rooney was down in the dressing room because he'd been dropped, Smalling declared, via the Guardian , "No". The Portuguese tactician said that the former Everton striker can not complain about anyone else's performance until he gets his own ... (more...)
Georgia AD says school won't displace evacuees in Columbia Georgia AD says school won't displace evacuees in Columbia
- October 09, 2016

The game between LSU and Florida in Gainesville is also postponed due to the storm, but plans for rescheduling that matchup have not yet been announced. "We waited as we long as we probably, possibly could", Tanner said. Haley said an estimated 310,000 people have been evacuated from the SC coast. "And the key thing is, we want to keep people safe". (more...)
Murray beats Edmund to reach semifinals at China Open
- October 09, 2016

I was obviously 2-1 down with a break in the first set. It was Ferrer who made the first breakthrough, but his vulnerability on his own serve was evident from the start. Despite his instant response, Murray ruthlessly regained the advantage by moving 4-2 in front and saw out the win in 90 minutes. Andy Murray was able to break a ideal two out of two break point opportunities. (more...)
Rain washes out Xfinity race at Charlotte Motor Speedway
- October 09, 2016

The Bank of America 500 is the first race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Round of 12. Chase Elliott qualified third and was followed by Kyle Busch , Tony Stewart and AJ Allmendinger. We'll figure it out and be ready to go whenever we race". Given the current weather outlook one has to assume that if they are able to start the race it should go the distance, of course that all depends on when the rain moves out of the area. (more...)
Sacked Di Matteo predicts bright future for Villa
- October 09, 2016

Another name in the reckoning is that of former Villa assistant manager Roy Keane, despite the fact that the Corkman only recently extended his contract with Martin O'Neill at the FAI. The fact that Villa are already 10 points adrift of the play-offs, and a further three off the top-2 is alarming for a club who began the season as the second favourites behind Newcastle. (more...)
Hurricane Matthew Makes Landfall In SC; 'Serious Inland Flooding' Reported
- October 09, 2016

Total losses will be closer to $25 billion to $35 billion, placing Matthew among the top ten most costliest storms in USA history, Enki Research catastrophe modeler Chuck Watson said . While highlighting the misery of underdevelopment in Haiti , which is still recovering from a devastating 2010 quake, the storm looked certain to rekindle the debate about global warming and the long-term threat posed by rising sea levels to low-lying cities and towns. (more...)
Tennessee has prayer answered against Georgia
- October 09, 2016

The defense gutted out stop after stop late after looking like swiss cheese for much of the game. "We lucked out with great field position, a great return, and we were able to capitalize on it". A terrible snap on first down kills that drive for the offense before it even starts. That was time for Dobbs to get one final throw off to win the game. (more...)
Ryder Cup 2016: Phil Mickelson apologises for criticising Hal Sutton's captaincy
- October 09, 2016

That group within captain Davis Love III's squad consists of Reed, Jordan Spieth, Dustin Johnson and Matt Kuchar with Woods as its leader. After the morning foursomes there will be four better ball matches, with pairings announced late Friday morning. (more...)
China football chief consoles players after shock Syria upset China football chief consoles players after shock Syria upset
- October 09, 2016

The national side's 0-1 defeat Thursday before a home crowd of 40,000 in the northern Chinese city of Xi'an had enraged fans, spurring many to call for the sacking of China's football association president Cai Zhenhua. "Syria, a war-torn country who can't even afford to buy their own shoes or shirts, whose manager earns a monthly salary of 2000 yuan, defeated China whose players earn millions", one person said . (more...)
Patriots activate Brady and 'Deflategate' comes to an end
- October 09, 2016

Eagles TE Zach Ertz at Lions - He's back from injury, jumping into a great offense and going against a Lions defense that's allowed six touchdowns to tight ends. "What we've done already is great and we're in a good position, but we need to buckle down and prepare as if this is Week 1". He does not like sitting out games so he will come back and he will play as well as he has played. (more...)
Dodgers vs. Nationals Game 2 Postponed Due to Hurricane Matthew
- October 09, 2016

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said the game would be played on Sunday at Nationals Park, where the Dodgers won game one on Friday to take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-five National League Division Series. Left-hander Rich Hill (12-5, 2.12 ERA) will start for the Dodgers against right-hander Tanner Roark (16-10, 2.83). "I made some mistakes, and they cost me", Scherzer said. (more...)
Trevor Siemian (shoulder) looking unlikely for Broncos
- October 09, 2016

Rookie quarterback and first-round draft pick Paxton Lynch will get his first start for the Broncos on Sunday as Trevor Siemian continues to recover from left shoulder sprain, an National Football League source confirmed. "Me watching him move, watching him make all the throws, " Kubiak said . It doesn't feel very good, but it's something you have to work through. For Lynch, Denver's first round pick and number-26 overall this year, the start will give him a huge opportunity to prove ... (more...)
Real Madrid prepare for champions league clash with Dortmund Real Madrid prepare for champions league clash with Dortmund
- October 09, 2016

And were duly punished by Villarreal and Las Palmas in the following games, who held them for consecutive draws. "I'm pissed off, because we played a great game offensively and defensively", Zidane said, as quoted by Marca . Zidane went on: "Nothing has changed". "The shame is it is three games in a row now which we have drawn", said Real coach Zidane. "We are playing well in general, but we have dropped our concentration in defence at certain important moments", he said of Real's recent ... (more...)
Konta landmark after beating Keys in China Open semifinals Konta landmark after beating Keys in China Open semifinals
- October 09, 2016

Meanwhile, Johanna Konta crushed home hero Zhang Shuai in two sets in the quarter-final match. After saving a break point in the first game of the second set, Edmund was gifted a 2-0 lead thanks to a double fault from Murray, but failed to consolidate the break despite being 40-15 ahead on his serve. (more...)
Muschamp: Georgia game changed to Sunday
- October 09, 2016

The National Hurricane Center says Hurricane Matthew has made landfall. "We're working with the University of Georgia , the Southeastern Conference and the SEC Network for a kick time", Muschamp said. The governor called for evacuation of Zone B, in the upper stretch of both counties. Those lane reversals will continue until at least Friday morning - possibly longer. (more...)
Blue Jays power past Rangers for 2-0 series lead
- October 09, 2016

Happ, who in 2013 was hit by a line drive that fractured his skull behind his left ear but did not cause a concussion. "Anytime you get a head injury, you have to get it looked at", Gibbons said after the game . Liriano was taken out of the game after the incident. "We're confident but also still focused on what needs to be done because they have a really good ball club over there and we're not underestimating their ability to win games", Donaldson said. (more...)
Cam Newton fined for taunting but Jones' hit deemed legal Cam Newton fined for taunting but Jones' hit deemed legal
- October 09, 2016

Newton is one of several starters who will miss Monday's prime-time game in Charlotte. Strangely enough, Anderson has had two starts for the Panthers and both were wins over the Buccaneers, in 2014. Backup defensive tackle Vernon Butler (ankle), the team's first-round draft pick, is out again this week. Rivera said he feels reasonably confident Stewart will be back next week. (more...)
Panthers QB Newton, 3 others starters out vs Panthers QB Newton, 3 others starters out vs
- October 09, 2016

Derek Anderson will start in place of Newton , who will be sidelined for just the third game in six seasons. The hit was obviously not intentional, despite Newton undergoing concussion protocol. "We're going to have to be fast on our routes". The Panthers also will be without starting left tackle Michael Oher ( concussion ), running back Jonathan Stewart (hamstring), cornerback James Bradberry (toe) and defensive tackle Vernon Butler (ankle). (more...)