• Patriots trade Jacoby Brissett to Indianapolis Colts, reports says
Patriots trade Jacoby Brissett to Indianapolis Colts, reports says

More recently, he threw for 341 yards and four touchdowns and ran for one more Thursday night in the Patriots' 40-38 preseason loss to the Giants, securing a spot on New England's final 53-man roster and allowing the team to trade him. Brissett completed 11 of 19 passes for 103 yards and rushed for 48 yards and one touchdown on eight carries. The 2...

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  • JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey Fundraiser Eclipses $10 Million Goal
JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey Fundraiser Eclipses $10 Million Goal

Watt started the fundraiser last Sunday with an initial goal of $100,000. Over 98,000 people have made donations. Texas officials say more than 185,000 homes were damaged and 9,000 destroyed as 42,000 people remain in shelters amid overflowing rivers and reservoirs.

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  • Rahm grabs lead at halfway mark at TPC Boston
Rahm grabs lead at halfway mark at TPC Boston

Only twice in those 22 appearances has he had to rely on being a captain's pick, including two years ago for the matches in South Korea. Now he's at No. Spieth attributed his slow start in the opening round Friday to waking up on the wrong side of the bed. "Once that happened on 18, I felt like everything clicked and I just started flushing every...

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  • Cowboys game with Texans canceled; players say this is bigger than football
Cowboys game with Texans canceled; players say this is bigger than football

The Hurricane Harvey fundraising effort led by Houston Texans star J.J. Watt surpassed $17 million on Saturday, according the crowdfunding site that is taking the donations. The NFL reconsidered the decision to play the game in Arlington, TX, because the Texans are able to return home to their families sooner than expected.

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  • Broncos To Sign Former Browns QB Brock Osweiler
Broncos To Sign Former Browns QB Brock Osweiler

The team waived undrafted rookie Kyle Sloter despite a somewhat promising preseason. No deal is final as the Broncos must wait for transactions to be processed by the league before they can officially sign him. The Texans traded him to Cleveland for a second-round draft pick. His potential return to the Broncos may come as a surprise, given t...

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  • Browns trade for Steelers WR Sammie Coates
Browns trade for Steelers WR Sammie Coates

Coates, 24, was originally a third round pick by the Steelers in the 2015 NFL Draft. He began Steelers training camp on the physically unable to perform list. Coates had a real opportunity to become a key contributor in Pittsburgh's offense in 2016. Forty-five of those plays came in a November 6 game against the Baltimore Ravens, during which C...

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  • Andrew Luck could be out beyond Week 1?
Andrew Luck could be out beyond Week 1?

The Colts have a season-altering decision to make in the coming days. If Luck were to stay on the reserve/PUP list into the season, he would miss the first six games. He last played January 1 against the Jacksonville Jaguars and underwent surgery later in the month to fix a torn labrum in his right shoulder. Morris was consistent throughout the p...

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  • World Champions Srilanka has no place in ICC World Cup 2019 ?
World Champions Srilanka has no place in ICC World Cup 2019 ?

Pandey says the performances there helped him to arrive in Sri Lanka feeling good about his game. The 36-year-old has endured regular questioning over his longevity in the worldwide game, in part a side-effect of his sudden and unexpected retirement from Test cricket in the wake of the 2014 Boxing Day Test against Australia.

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  • People denied United States entry under first travel ban can reapply
People denied United States entry under first travel ban can reapply

One of the plaintiffs was Hameed Khalid Darweesh, a translator who had worked for the United States military, who was detained at John F Kennedy International Airport. The settlement, according to a press release shared with Mic via email, compels the US government to contact all individuals who were barred from entry as a result of the executiv...

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  • Master P Says Kevin Hart's Hurricane Harvey Donation Challenge Isn't 'Necessary'
Master P Says Kevin Hart's Hurricane Harvey Donation Challenge Isn't 'Necessary'

T.I. picked up the thread and vowed to donated $25,000 as well, but he said he ain't "fucking with no motherfucking Red Cross ", and to find a better organization to donate to. The cast of " Supernatural " lunched a crowd-funding campaign and show star Jensen Ackles donated $50k. But, other celebs are also joining the relief efforts and contin...

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  • Ohio State Buckeyes at Indiana Hoosiers
Ohio State Buckeyes at Indiana Hoosiers

At the end of the 2016 college football season, there was a viable case to be made for three Big Ten teams to make it into the College Football Playoff. While the Hoosiers are newcomers to this kind of spotlight, they are leaving nothing to chance. The big question is replacing three starters in the defensive backfield, all of whom were first-r...

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  • Spurs in battle with West Ham for Barcelona midfielder
Spurs in battle with West Ham for Barcelona midfielder

However, Sky Sports' Spanish football expert Guillem Balague claims that 24-year-old Portugal global Gomes won't be moving on tonight, presumably because Barcelona couldn't find a replacement. Gomes has apparently fallen down the pecking order at the Camp Nou, with some suggesting he is not in Ernesto Valverde's plans for the rest of the campai...

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  • Here's how you can help the victims of Hurricane Harvey
Here's how you can help the victims of Hurricane Harvey

Facebook's unusual Harvey partnership sent so many users to the CDP that the organization's website quickly crashed. The Red Cross asked the FBI to investigate 15 sites that mirrored its own website in the days following Katrina. Williams also suggests paying by check or credit card rather than cash. If you decide to contribute via crowdfundin...

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  • Lemar turned down Arsenal to stay at Monaco, admits Wenger
Lemar turned down Arsenal to stay at Monaco, admits Wenger

Earlier in August, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said that their attempts to sign Lemar had ended and the deal was "dead". It wasn't all bad for Arsenal , who managed to hold on to their most prized possession, Sanchez. Player decided against move to #AFC. Thomas Lemar has since been announced in the starting lineup of Didier Deschamps' ...

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  • Tottenham have shock offer for Chelsea target Fernando Llorente accepted
Tottenham have shock offer for Chelsea target Fernando Llorente accepted

Chelsea tried to react and quickly match the offer with the hope he could be tempted to reunite with his former Juventus manager Antonio Conte at Stamford Bridge. "I'm delighted to be a Chelsea player and can't wait to get started", Drinkwater said. Llorente was the striker Spurs needed to provide a credible alternative to Harry Kane , ...

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  • Riyad Mahrez released from Algeria squad to 'formalise' move from Leicester City
Riyad Mahrez released from Algeria squad to 'formalise' move from Leicester City

In the early hours of Deadline Day, the Algerian Football Federation announced that Mahrez had permission to leave the Algeria squad and return to Europe to "formalise his transfer to his new club". Now that Mahrez has been given permission to leave, an exit from Leicester is imminent but will Mourinho decide to make a bid to bring the Algerian wor...

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  • Rafael Nadal labours through to third round of US Open
Rafael Nadal labours through to third round of US Open

Federer has now won all 17 matches against Youzhny, a year younger at 35, since the pair first met in 2000. Nadal got off to a sluggish start in his first-round match and needed a tie-breaker to capture the opening set against 85th-ranked Serbian Dusan Lajovic on Tuesday.

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  • How Justin's Upton and Verlander Shake Up the AL Playoff Hunt
How Justin's Upton and Verlander Shake Up the AL Playoff Hunt

The move signals the Angels are all-in to make a run at a postseason berth. He will be an excellent addition to the Angels lineup that already includes baseball's best all-around player, Mike Trout . This is a team with a run differential of just +8; they score just enough to win and no more, making their push into playoff relevance all the more...

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  • Vettel insists Ferrari has not used team orders in 2017
Vettel insists Ferrari has not used team orders in 2017

Vettel finished two seconds behind Hamilton in Belgium and speaking on Thursday, the German struck a quietly confident tone about Ferrari's chances at Monza before conceding that Mercedes probably have the edge. The Belgian's team-mate, two-time champion Fernando Alonso , was 15th after an overnight change of his Honda power unit. According t...

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  • Seahawks get Richardson from Jets for Kearse
Seahawks get Richardson from Jets for Kearse

Kearse will immediately be one of their best receivers, though it remains to be seen if any quarterbacks on New York's roster can get him the ball with any consistency. Richardson's fate in NY was likely sealed after the Jets drafted Leonard Williams sixth overall in the 2015 NFL Draft. He signed a three-year 13.5 million dollar deal last march...

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  • Paris Saint-Germain set for FFP investigation after Neymar, Mbappe deals
Paris Saint-Germain set for FFP investigation after Neymar, Mbappe deals

UEFA has opened an investigation into Paris Saint-Germain's transfer dealings with regards to Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules. Craig Burley and Alejandro Moreno discuss the impact Kylian Mbappe's loan move to PSG will have on the player and the Champions League.

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  • Updates as the Three Lions look for World Cup qualifying win
Updates as the Three Lions look for World Cup qualifying win

A little frustration was to be expected and the dissent was audible again before half-time after a misplaced pass from Kyle Walker . The top scorer for the past two seasons in the Premier League collected a short pass from club teammate Dele Alli in the area and slotted home a finish from 10 meters in the 53rd minute, for his ninth global goal...

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  • West Nile Virus reported in Ky
West Nile Virus reported in Ky

The Sudbury & District Health Unit has received laboratory results confirming West Nile virus (WNv) in an adult from the Sudbury East area. Humans get the disease when they're bitten by those mosquitoes. For reasons of confidentiality, the California Department of Public Health does not provide additional patient details, including demographic info...

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  • Le'Veon Bell fulfills promise by reporting to Steelers on September 1
Le'Veon Bell fulfills promise by reporting to Steelers on September 1

Le'Veon Bell was back at the Steelers facility on Friday and his return to the team means there's no need for them to keep all the running backs they had in camp this summer. The 25-year-old star has been holding out on the team in hopes for a long-term, big-money contract, but negotiations seem to have fallen through. The question at that time...

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  • Done deal after Cavs get another pick
Done deal after Cavs get another pick

But those ailments paled in comparison to the emotional agony he was also facing. "I am not damaged", the 28-year-old said. Thomas, meanwhile, is in his previous year of contract with the Celtics . The trade to the Boston Celtics is now official, but Kyrie Irving had one more thing to say to Cavaliers fans: Thank you. The major question ...

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  • Chilean Newspaper Claims Alexis Sanchez Has Informed Arsenal Teammates of Impending Departure
Chilean Newspaper Claims Alexis Sanchez Has Informed Arsenal Teammates of Impending Departure

Arsenal have rebuffed all approaches for Sanchez, and would like City's Raheem Sterling as part of any deal before the August 31 transfer deadline. Enough is enough with regards Sanchez's selfish actions, and the players want the Manchester City target sold before any more damage is done this season.

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  • Chelsea agree €25m deal for Torino defender Davide Zappacosta
Chelsea agree €25m deal for Torino defender Davide Zappacosta

Chelsea also lost out on right back Kyle Walker when he signed with Manchester City instead. Antonio Conte appears to have finally got the man to get the job doneWhat's the story? He impressed during his debut season and played 29 games for the club last term, while also representing Italy during World Cup qualifiers.

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  • Union Cabinet reshuffle likely this weekend
Union Cabinet reshuffle likely this weekend

Sources said they were summoned for their views on who the next BJP chief in UP should be. Union minister Kalraj Mishra, who is past the unofficial age ceiling of 75 years in the Modi government, is tipped for gubernatorial assignment, sources said.

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  • China hopes India will 'learn' from Doklam stand-off
China hopes India will 'learn' from Doklam stand-off

Days after resolving an over two-month-long military stand-off with India, China on Thursday said it will step up patrolling in Doklam where the two armies were locked in a face-off over a strategic border road. By the end of Monday evening, soldiers from both sides had been moved. Indian and Chinese troops had confronted each other on Doklam pla...

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  • Oxlade-Chamberlain Set For Liverpool After £35m Fee Agreed
Oxlade-Chamberlain Set For Liverpool After £35m Fee Agreed

Joined Liverpool on £125k-a-week. Arsenal are letting Chamberlain go due to the players refusal to sign a new contract. The England worldwide completed his move to Anfield on deadline day after initially turning down a move to Premier League champions Chelsea .

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  • Launch of navigation satellite IRNSS-1H unsuccessful
Launch of navigation satellite IRNSS-1H unsuccessful

Sriharikota: The maiden launch of India's first private-sector manufactured satellite, the IRNSS-1H from the launchpad in Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh was declared unsuccessful today. The spacecraft carried navigation equipment as well as a ranging payload and was to transmit signals to users on the ground once operational. The satellite's ...

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  • Lemar named in France team amid Arsenal and Liverpool speculation
Lemar named in France team amid Arsenal and Liverpool speculation

However, City were not interested in that arrangement whatsoever and are only keen on a cash-only deal for the Chilean, who is now on worldwide duty and is an action against Paraguay at 11:30 United Kingdom time tonight. City had reportedly made Sanchez one of their top targets of the window, but have thus far been unable to persuade Arsenal to s...

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  • Angels acquire Justin Upton, deal Cameron Maybin
Angels acquire Justin Upton, deal Cameron Maybin

Although Angel Stadium isn't particularly friendly to hitters, batting in the same lineup as Mike Trout won't be a bad thing for Upton. Tigers will also send cash to L.A.in the deal this season. And it's been a good season for Upton. His next home run will be the 250th of his career. His position? Left field. Getting Upton on Thursday instead of ...

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  • Match between Surrey, Middlesex suspended as crossbow bolt lands on pitch
Match between Surrey, Middlesex suspended as crossbow bolt lands on pitch

The umpires dealt with it very well. Cricket players were urged to leave the pitch after a crossbow bolt was sacked into the ground. "Living and working in central London, the threat is always with us". Middlesex County Cricket Club tweeted: "Play suspended at the Oval on advice of security". "We don't know whether this projectile was place...

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  • JJ Watt's fundraiser for Houston passes $10M in donations
JJ Watt's fundraiser for Houston passes $10M in donations

Hundreds of thousands of pounds of food, water and disaster relief kits were on their way to Texas Thursday, August 31st from Pewaukee , as JJ Watt's Harvey relief fundraiser came to an end. So if you'll bear with us, this is a new song and we'll never play this again. According to Sports Illustrated , Watt isn't the only Houston-area s...

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