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Buccaneers release running back Doug Martin

That only proved to cost the Buccaneers more money, as Martin would ink a five-year deal worth over $35 million before the 2016 National Football League season. He enjoyed a strong rookie year with 1,454 rushing yards and 12 total touchdowns, and t...

S Korean men fall to Czechs; Canada beats Switzerland in ice hockey

With Megan Keller in the box for interfering with Poulin, Natalie Spooner in her 100th worldwide game spun and hit Agosta in the slot with a backhanded pass. "They know that if somebody is going to play us, it's a red machine and we're going to come ...

Peyton Manning is top choice for ESPN, Fox prime-time analyst

Two TV networks, ESPN and Fox, are both vying for former Colts quarterback Peyton Manning's services as an analyst for their National Football League broadcasts, according to a New York Post report . So it's not surprising to learn that ESPN has ...

Las Vegas named finalists for 2019, 2020 NFL Draft, report says

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Las Vegas is one of five finalists for the 2019 and 2020 NFL Draft . The cities of Cleveland and Canton could be the landing spot for the 2019 or 2020 draft. The draft used to be held in New York City every year...

Serena Williams' Daughter Alexis Is Clearly Her Biggest Fan at Fed Cup

Germany downed 2017 runners-up Belarus in Minsk 3-2 after Tatjana Maria and Anna-Lena Groenefeld won a tight deciding doubles against Aryna Sabalenka and Lidziya Marozava 6-7 (4-7), 7-5, 6-4. The U.S. already had clinched victory thanks to a pair of ...

Harry Kane dreams of lifting Champions League trophy

Pochettino insists Spurs want to ease Alderweireld back into first-team football but the player himself declared himself fit and ready after last week's cup win at Wembley. "We took our time but I think we've really made it our home", the England m...

South Africa vs India 5th ODI: Pre-match analysis

India had got a very good batting start but couldn't continue after the lighting break in the first innings. India: Rohit Sharma , Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan , Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wk), Ajinkya Rahane , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Yuz...

Petit: Arsenal's new forward must 'improve or face summer exit'

But a week is a long time in the frenzied world of English football and by the final whistle at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday, the Arsenal manager was all smiles as he reflected on the speed at which perceptions can change. The match saw Mkhit...

Pink Destroys Twitter Troll for Criticizing Super Bowl National Anthem Performance

Trump said he asked Vice President Mike Pence to walk out of a football game a year ago because of the protest, which the pair have said disrespects the American flag and USA service members. "I feel like people slept on Pink for so long". "We were...

Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney

Speaking to journalists, Mourinho said that his team lacks nothing. "He respects the fact I was big enough to have a go back at him". Everton striker, Wayne Rooney , believes Liverpool's Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino come n...

Matt Patricia Is Officially the Lions Coach — No Surprise Here

This Patriots defense has not been great all year long, so it shouldn't be that big of a surprise that they were shredded as heavily as they were. "This position comes with great responsibility and I will commit every ounce of my energy to this foo...

New Zealand Sevens round-up: Southern Hemisphere domination continues with Fiji victory

After four tournaments so far, each one having had a different victor to illustrate how tight the competition is this year, South Africa are top of the standings with 77 points, with New Zealand second on 66, then Fiji on 62 and Australia on 60.

Burnley 1-1 Man City

The Burnley backline could do nothing to stop Danilo's long-distance rocket midway through the first half, but City's failure to add to its tally left the game on a knife edge, with Raheem Sterling guilty of two shocking close-range misses.

Brett Favre to help pump up Eagles before Super Bowl

He's been there. He's won the big games. Favre will speak to the Eagles on Saturday morning at their hotel, the day before they play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. A jeans-and-sneakers sort of guy, Pederson is easy to deal with and e...

After Redskins trade for Smith, cornerback becomes an immediate need

Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs calls out the play in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants on November 19, 2017 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. If they are able to be paired with a high draft pick (say, Saquon...

Carson Wentz not surprised Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl

The Eagles quarterback said Friday he tore the LCL as well as the ACL in his left knee late in a Week 14 win over the Rams. According to Lee Bowen of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the 25-year-old has voiced much confidence that he will be able to ...

Tottenham now reportedly set to finish the transfer window without any signings

West Ham were without several injured first-choice players and an upset always looked on the cards. After 38 minutes, Padraig Amond scored the game's opener, when the Irish striker nodded home at the back post. "The team didn't show they wanted to ge...

Pelicans star DeMarcus Cousins tears Achilles tendon

The New Orleans Pelicans appeared to be finding their groove, extending their season-long winning streak to 5 in Friday's 115-113 win over the Rockets . What does it do to the Pelicans , who had looked like a playoff lock but are just three g...

WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Australian Open day 13

Wozniacki will now replace Halep as the world No. 1 when the new rankings are released Monday, the first time she will have held top spot since 2012. The top seed battled on following the break, and took levelled the match with a 6-3 win. Amazin...

England Women make sure not to leave Sydney empty-handed

Fiji carried the ball 95 meters through a series of passes and collisions before Veremalua scored in the arms of two Kiwi tacklers to snatch the most dramatic win of the tournament so far. The men recorded a comfortable win over Canada in their firs...

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game

Besides Washington's John Wall and Bradley Beal, the rest of the Eastern Conference reserves were Boston's Al Horford , Cleveland's Kevin Love, New York's Kristaps Porzingis, Toronto's Kyle Lowry and Indiana's Victor Oladipo. LeBron James and ...

Spurs boss Pochettino coy on Kane Real link

But they could not find a victor in an entertaining second half at St Mary's, which also saw the home side come close to snatching a victory of their own. He's one of the links between phases of play and is key in that regard. At the other end Del...

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Federer next plays Marton Fucsovics of Hungary, who beat Nicolas Kicker in straight sets earlier Saturday. Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic extended his winning streak to 14 matches against lefthanders at grand slams, beating Spa...

Everton v West Brom

Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. Everton forward Oumar Niasse - another second-half substitute - equalised on the 70th minute for the hosts, assisted by ...

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

I'm looking forward to work on it more. A more focussed Sharapova stuck to her game plan and was able to prevail 7-4 in the breaker to capture the match 6-1, 7-6 (4). As for how far she can go in the tournament, she said: "I feel like I'm buildin...

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

The Eagles made a decision to fire Kelly after week 16 in the 2015 season and gave the job to Pederson that offseason. "We actually watched it with the defense, as well, to show what you shouldn't do", Zimmer said. Johnson himself has a shirt he's ...

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

He was also Louis van Gaal's assistant at Old Trafford for the following two seasons before leaving United in 2016. Multiple outlets are reporting that Ryan Giggs now has his first ever permanent managerial job. The former left winger has found...

MLB Hot Stove trades: Giants reportedly acquire Andrew McCutchen from Pirates

But evidently it wasn't a holiday for them, or for the housecleaning Pittsburgh Pirates , who having just rid themselves of pitcher Gerrit Cole for some odds and ends in the Houston system have agreed to a deal that sends center fielder Andrew Mc...

Alabama's Ridley, Payne, Scarbrough to enter NFL Draft

He led Alabama in receiving in each of his three seasons, and finishes his Tide career second in school history in receptions (224), third in receiving yards (2,781) and second in TD receptions (19). All five of those players are juniors, with Bark...

Lions coaching candidate Matt Patricia favors New York Giants, report says

Houston Texans defensive coordinator Mike Vrabel , Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur, Green Bay Packers associate head coach Winston Moss and current offensive coordinator Jim Bob Cooter have interviewed for the job. Patricia earn...

No West Ham interest, says Wenger

Arsenal duo Francis Coquelin and Mohamed Elneny are among the players being considered by West Ham as manager David Moyes attempts to strengthen his midfield options this month, according to Sky sources. He said: "I would sign him and I want him...

Trump's behavior at the College Football Playoff Championship raised some questions

Some say he appears to have gotten part of the anthem wrong too. Trump , who has made a respectful observation of the national anthem at sporting events a fiercely divisive political issue, stood at midfield and sang some of the "Star-Spangled Ba...

Raiders coach Jon Gruden excited about working with Derek Carr

However, the new Raiders head coach will call all the plays himself - which comes as absolutely no surprise. A fans holds a doll outside of the Oakland Raiders team headquarters before an NFL football press conference to announce John Gruden ...

National Football League officials to review if Panthers followed concussion protocol

In Sunday's wild-card loss to the New Orleans Saints , Newton was hit hard by Saints defensive lineman David Onyemata with about nine minutes left in the fourth quarter. The Houston Texans were not punished for their handling of a concussion suffe...

Injuries: LeSean McCoy (ankle) will play vs. Jaguars

If you don't want to sign up for Sky, you can watch the playoffs on NowTV with their Sky Sports pass starting from £6.99. (Photo courtesy of Tim Reed) The Reed family at a Buffalo Bills bar in Jacksonville, FL, with Bills Super Fan Pinto Ron (red...

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Pakistan face Australia with T20 top ranking at stake today

Nathan Coulter-Nile top-scored for Australia with 34 and was one of the only three batsmen to get to double figures along with Chris Lynn (14) and Ashton Agar (19). "Absolutely...

Red Sox Notch Game 2 World Series Win Over Dodgers

Madson relieved starter Hyun-Jin Ryu with two outs, bases loaded, to face Steve Pearce. The Red Sox entered Wednesday batting.405 with a 1.335 OPS with two outs and runners in ...

Ohio State knocked out of top 10 in latest college football poll

To summarize: Roughly two hours before kickoff Saturday, Michigan State players followed their tradition of walking the field arm in arm. Kyle Murray threw four touchdown passes ...

Lewandowski double hands Bayern first win in five games

Bayern president Uli Hoeness will address the media later on Friday alongside chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge and sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic. "But in the end, we are a...

Thunder star out for season opener vs. Warriors

Yet, upon further review, the National Basketball Association championship rings clearly stole the show Tuesday night . That last slot is typically designated for Stephen Curr...

Astros employee accused of spying on the Red Sox

The man had a "small camera" and was "texting frequently", according to Picard. Cleveland.com reported on Wednesday night that the Indians filed a complaint with the Commis...

See Usain Bolt's first career goals as a pro soccer player

The Jamaican then capitalized on a defensive mix-up to score his second on 69 minutes before being substituted 6 minutes later with the score at 4-0. United plays in a second-tie...

Kylian Mbappe similar to Cristiano Ronaldo at Manchester United - Antoine Griezmann

Historically, the Ballon d'Or is the best of the best. The victor of the Ballon d'Or will be announced in Paris on December 3 by France Football. Griezmann, who scored 4 g...

3 things we learned from the loss against Man United

England midfielder Dier struck his first club goal in 18 months as Tottenham made it three victories in as many league matches. But, with their weekend opponents enduring a nig...

Zinedine Zidane's agent speaks out on replacing Jose Mourinho

Manchester United fans certainly saw the irony of those three players combining to potentially save Jose Mourinho's job and they took to social media to express their feelings. ...

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Eden Hazard reveals reason behind his resurgence under Maurizio Sarri

Eden Hazard reveals reason behind his resurgence under Maurizio Sarri

Fabregas is yet to play in the Premier League this season but started in Thursday's 1-0 Europa League win over Hungarian champions Vidi. "At the end of the day I have eight mon...

India vs West Indies: Ravichandran Ashwin surpasses Harbhajan Singh in elite list

India vs West Indies: Ravichandran Ashwin surpasses Harbhajan Singh in elite list

Indian cricketers Richabh Pant, KL Rahul and Prithvi Shaw appeal successfully for a caught behind against West Indies Batsman Devendra Bishoo (R) during the third day´s play of...

Champions League: Mourinho’s Man United misfire in Valencia stalemate

The Red Devils were well below-par as they continued their run without a win to four matches and they haven't won at Old Trafford since the first day of the season. Another game, a...

Pogba Not To Captain Man U Again, Mourinho Confirms

Pogba Not To Captain Man U Again, Mourinho Confirms

The players were superb against Brentford and they deserved the chance to play at Old Trafford . Members of United's hierarchy are concerned with the situation and have urged ...

Jimmy Butler wants to be traded to Heat, report says

Jimmy Butler wants to be traded to Heat, report says

Butler shocked the National Basketball Association last week when he requested that the Timberwolves - who just a year earlier landed the superstar in a draft-night deal with the ...