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Roger Goodell breaks silence, says he disagrees with Colin Kaepernick

He went from sitting to kneeling after speaking with former Green Beret and National Football League long snapper Nate Boyer to respect the military more. "I wish people would be as outraged about the murders that are happening in the street as the...

Kyrgios ends US Open with hip injury

The Davis Cup captain said Kyrgios may well have quit the US Open much earlier had his third-round match not been played on tennis's biggest stage. And on Saturday, Australian tennis bad boy, Nick Kyrgios was supported by his girlfriend Ajla Toml...

Why This Real Madrid Star Rejected Jose Mourinho

The Frenchman called Manchester United a "very big club", and described their interest as "flattering". When the summer transfer window shut at the start of September, Mourinho was left with Bailly, who he will lose in January to the Africa Cup of...

UPSET SPECIAL: UCLA over Texas A&M

Josh Rosen is an excellent young quarterback that really cut his teeth last season as a freshman, where he threw for nearly 3,700 yards and 23 touchdowns. OUR PICK: The Bruins' biggest strength comes at quarterback, where Josh Rosen is no longer a...

Big 12 says no to ECU

Other schools reportedly on the list include UCONN, Houston, South Florida, Central Florida, BYU and at least two other American Athletic Conference schools. After a heavy day of rumors and speculation and sourcing even by Big 12 standards, clarity w...

Penn State To Honor Joe Paterno Before Temple Game

The Freeh Report , an investigation into Sandusky's molestation of children and Penn State's failure to stop it, found that Paterno was "an integral part of (the) active decision to hide". Unspecified "activities during the game" will take place at ...

David Luiz Returns to Chelsea FC

Arsenal have allowed their midfielder Jack Wilshere to join AFC Bournemouth on loan on the deadline day of the summer transfer window. Manchester United broke the world record when it re-signed France midfielder Paul Pogba from Juventus for a fee...

Massa to retire from F1 at end of 2016

He came closest to winning the title in 2008 but missed out on the championship by a single point to Lewis Hamilton . Here, Press Association Sport looks at the highs and lows of a career which has yielded nearly 250 grands prix, 11 wins, 16 pole ...

Sanchez inspires Arsenal to 3-1 win at Watford

Goals from Santi Cazorla, Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil helped the Gunners to a relatively comfortable victory. With just a week remaining of the transfer window, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had been once again criticised by fans for a lack of ...

Manchester United's James Weir having medical at Hull City

There aren't many players who have been as consistent as Weir for United's U21s over the last couple of seasons and the fact he made his breakthrough into the first-team squad previous year is a testament to the progress he made. 'It will be an excit...

Hawaii disciplines 3 players ahead of Cal game in Sydney

Webb played in 23 games with 14 starts over three seasons at Texas Tech and had career totals of 5,557 yards and 46 touchdowns. Cal came into the contest without their top six leading wide receivers form a year ago, but appear to have found a weapo...

Aguero charged with violent conduct by English FA

The FA says the incident on Sunday was not seen by match officials but was caught on video. Aguero can appeal the charge but must reply by 6pm on Wednesday and any appeal process will be over well before next weekend. Aguero had made a superb start...

Wayne Rooney set to retire from England after 2018 World Cup

Rooney's own form has also come under the scanner, and he was deployed as a central midfielder by former England boss Roy Hodgson during the recently concluded Euros. "Every time I have played for England I keep saying I'm proud to do so, it is...

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

More than 300 reindeer have been killed by a lightning strike in a freak natural disaster in Norway. It's unknown whether all 323 animals were killed by one lightning strike. Nylend discovered the animals in a remote part of a private hunting are...

European giants interested in talented Nottingham Forest man

The Scottish wonderkid, capped twice by Gordan Strachan's national side, has signed a five-year deal with Bundesliga side Red Bull Leipzig after Nottingham Forest accepted a £13million offer for the winger. Manchester United, Manchester City, Arsenal...

Arsenal Claim First Premier League Victory

Mazzarri responded by introducing Pereyra at the interval and he marked his debut with a well-taken goal 12 minutes into the second half, bending a strike past Cech to reduce the arrears. Cazorla 7.5 - Great to have him back. He then went on to scor...

Giants receiver Victor Cruz plays for first time since 2014

The Giants (1-2) didn't get past the 50-yard line until a facemask penalty on Brandon Bostick on a punt return put them at the Jets 47 with 2:36 left in the third quarter ( see full recap ). Players with the most to gain: With right tackle Breno G...

Magnussen escapes big crash at Belgian GP with small injury

But Renault must quickly decide whether he is fit enough to race at Monza, because replacing Magnussen could prove a headache. The Renault driver had a violent crash at the Belgian Grand Prix at he lost control through Eau Rouge. He is fully consci...

Rio 2016: The good, the bad and the ugly

A children's choir also took center stage to sing the country's national anthem, while other dance and music groups paid tribute to Brazilian culture throughout the program. "I feel so proud and so inspired by the strong women on our team". World a...

Ryan Lochte Gets Slapped With Criminal Charges Over Gunpoint Robbery Story

Almost two weeks after his account of an alleged robbery completely fell apart and created an worldwide incident at the Rio Olympics, United States swimmer Ryan Lochte was formally charged by Brazilian police for filing a false robbery report Thu...

Letter from teacher over homework posted online by Texas mom going viral

Instead, Young advised parents to spend the time doing things that are proven to be beneficial to children's development, including family dinners, playtime and earlier bedtimes. In 2012, students in three different age groups - 9, 13 and 17 - were a...

Los Angeles 2024 hail construction of new stadium following groundbreaking ceremony

Ground was ceremonially broken Tuesday on a $350 million stadium in Exposition Park that will house the Southland's newest soccer franchise, and the ownership group announced that Banc of California has purchased naming rights for the facility.

NFL Preseason Week 2 8/20/16 49ers vs. Broncos Picks

But just as Siemian seemingly jumped a few steps ahead in the Broncos' quarterback race, his next two drives ended with a punt and then an interception that 49ers safety Eric Reid returned 42 yards for a touchdown. Treggs caught a 25-yard pass from...

Kevin Durant: Olympics experience 'therapy for me'

The U.S. team will now begin a period of transition, as three-time gold medalist Carmelo Anthony retires from global play and Mike Krzyzewski steps down as coach after 76 straight worldwide wins and an 88-1 record. He also topped the squad with an ...

Beach volleyball medal matches, including Walsh Jennings, Ross

For Walsh Jennings, it was not the fourth gold medal she had cherished, but she leaves Rio having lost only one Olympic beach volleyball match during her stellar career, Tuesday's semi-final against Brazilian pair Agatha Bednarczuk and Barbara Se...

Mariners recall Walker to start versus Yankees

Didi Gregorius added a ground-rule double, scoring Ellsbury. The win was the third in five games for the Yankees on the road trip, meaning a win Wednesday afternoon would send them home with a winning record on their West Coast swing. Jacoby Ellsb...

Stuani double earns Middlesbrough 2-1 win at Sunderland

Sunderland fought bravely in their opening day defeat at the Etihad and they would have earned a valuable draw if it wasn't for a last-minute Paddy McNair own goal. Opposite number Aitor Karanka was delighted to secure the first top-flight victory ...

How to Watch the 2016 Rio Closing Ceremony Live Stream Online

In addition to securing a consecutive gold medal in the team all-around final, The Final Five managed to pick up a total of eight medals at the Rio Games. IBTimes UK has compiled some Twitter reactions after Simone Biles led Team USA as the fl...

Michael Phelps Creates More Olympics History

It'll be all business on Thursday night. "We've been racing for the last 12 years and having one more battle tomorrow". The Americans are the top two all-time performers in the event. Kosuke Hagino of Japan takes the silver and Wang Shun of China ...

Kerri Walsh Jennings, the anti-Hope Solo in 1st Olympic defeat

Walsh Jennings and Ross had a 5-0 run through the tournament, dropping just one set, but the USA team was outmatched by the Brazilians whose tenacious, diving defense had an answer to every attacking strategy attempted by the Americans. With the Amer...

Will Power wins IndyCar race at Pocono; closes points gap

Will Power has stormed to a famous victory despite a late charge at the ABC Supply 500 around the Pocono Raceway , after a thoroughly entertaining and frantic 200-lap race around the 2.5-mile "Tricky Triangle". Only three races will remain in the ...

Olympic results: American Gwen Jorgensen wins women's triathlon

For many fans in the Milwaukee area, the premiere Olympic event comes Saturday as Waukesha native Gwen Jorgensen vies for her first gold medal in the triathlon. "I didn't want to be in that situation where I had to claw back time". Jorgensen - who wo...

Cisse's last-second kick delivers gold for Ivory Coast

Muhammad made history as the first British man in an Olympic taekwondo final. We all share in the elation of a victorious athlete - smiling with them as they hug their families, jump for joy and beam at their Olympic triumph. You just have to belie...

Antonio Conte takes the sub way to success with Chelsea

Batshuayi made an impact within just seven minutes of coming on as he drew Chelsea level, before Fabregas played a world class pass from a deep position to release Costa for Chelsea's second with just three minutes remaining. Notably, the one playe...

Noles Ranked Fourth In AP Preseason Poll

UofL is scheduled to play #2 Clemson on October 1, after facing #4 Florida State on September 17. But after No. 4 Florida State , everything is flip-flopped. Alabama is ranked No. 1, followed by Clemson and Oklahoma. 5 Of the 11 SEC teams that hav...

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Joe Theismann: Alex Smith's leg break 'heart-wrenching'

Sanchez has worked with several Redskins assistant coaches while with the New York Jets . Sanchez, who was suspended four games this season for violating the performance-enhanci...

Jordan Clarkson Pays Tribute to LeBron James for Passing Wilt Chamberlain

Five of the top six scorers in National Basketball Association history suited up for the Lakers , and James reached his latest milestone during a dominant performance that had ch...

What do Croatia need to win the UEFA Nations League?

The team conceded six goals in its last two matches after outscoring opponents 12-2 in the first matches under Luis Enrique. At Barca there are plays that are rehearsed and trained...

Anderson defeats Nishikori in ATP Finals humiliation

No.4 seed Anderson won 6-0, 6-1 in just 64 minutes to secure his second win of the week, following his opening victory over Dominic Thiem on Monday. Anderson, the Wimbledon final...

LeVeon Bell Doesnt Report To Steelers Wont Play In 2018

In a move that will likely propel the Steelers running back into free agency in the offseason, Bell won't sign the team's franchise tag tender on Tuesday. Players were surprised ...

Liverpool still heading in the right direction - Klopp

The Anfield outfit have thrown their Champions League qualification in jeopardy after losing to Red Star on Tuesday night. Of course, you'd accept not being the most exciting team ...

Jimmy Butler trade: Timberwolves send G to Philadelpia 76ers

Juston Patton will also join Butler in Philadelphia as part of the trade . The Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly agreed to trade disgruntled star Jimmy Butler to the Phil...

Liverpool Players Have To Take Responsibility For Red Star Defeat - Adam Lallana

This has been a wearying week for City and when quizzed on the subject again on Friday, manager Pep Guardiola said: 'If you want to undermine what we've done then no problem. As ...

Manchester United trio send sympathy to injured Danny Welbeck, striker in hospital

The 27-year-old England global was carried off on a stretcher during the goalless draw at Emirates Stadium . Rob Holding: "I didn't see it because obviously I'm at the other en...

Dez Bryant lands one-year contract with surging New Orleans Saints

He remains under contract with the Saints through 2019. And they acquired cornerback Eli Apple from the Giants before the trade deadline by giving up their fourth- and seventh-ro...

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Permutations for Liverpool to win their Champions League Group

Permutations for Liverpool to win their Champions League Group

Chelsea's impressive early-season form continued as they beat Crystal Palace 3-1 at the Stanford Bridge to move past Liverpool to the second place on goal difference. This Ghana...

Man City boss Guardiola: Southampton will be much fresher

Man City boss Guardiola: Southampton will be much fresher

Pep Guardiola has rubbished fresh claims his Manchester City side are masters of "tactical fouling". "It is great times at the moment". City, one of Hughes' former sides, ...

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard out vs. Lakers with left foot soreness

Raptors star Kawhi Leonard out vs. Lakers with left foot soreness

But it isn't enough as the Lakers fall 121-107. Magic Johnson has said that he won't be making a head coaching change, as Luke Walton will remain on the bench for the regula...

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah statue ridiculed by football fans

While the skill involved can not be denied, fans were quick to point out that the sculpture bore an uncanny resemblance to several other well-known figures, including Art Garfunke...

Melbourne Cup 2018: Flemington punters end up a wet mess

Melbourne Cup 2018: Flemington punters end up a wet mess

Leading jockey Hugh Bowman has been slapped with a one-month suspension for three separate offences following his Melbourne Cup ride aboard Marmelo. Admire Rakti and Araldo were ...