• Game recap: New Orleans Saints 34, Washington Redskins 31 in OT
Game recap: New Orleans Saints 34, Washington Redskins 31 in OT

The only touchdown not involving Cousins from Washington , Samaje Perine punched in a score from 1-yard out. With 2:53 left in the game Brees hit his first touchdown pass in two games with a 3-yard strike to Jeremy Hill. On fourth-and-one, though, from the 15, Washington faked the punt with a short snap to up back Niles Paul, a tight end who ...

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  • UCLA Head Football Coach Jim Mora Relieved of Duties
UCLA Head Football Coach Jim Mora Relieved of Duties

Mora, who turned 56 on Sunday, went 46-30 in six seasons with the Bruins. The offense is ranked 18th in the S&P+ and that shows how great of an offensive mind interim coach Jedd Fisch is as the Bruins finished 2016 ranked 58th under long time USC and UCLA assistant Kennedy Polamalu.

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  • Dimitrov overcomes gutsy Goffin to win ATP Finals
Dimitrov overcomes gutsy Goffin to win ATP Finals

The second game of the second set was to prove a turning point as Goffin, beaten 6-2 6-1 by Federer in Basel last month, broke the Swiss's serve with a forehand victor and then consolidated his lead to take the match into a decider. Federer made two wrong challenges within the first four games and there was a glimmer of upset. But, after edging...

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  • Celtics rally past Warriors, 92-88, win 14th straight
Celtics rally past Warriors, 92-88, win 14th straight

The final quarter was a see-saw battle but at the 7:58 mark, the trio of Tatum, Irving and Horford conspired to spark a 22-point run to finish off the Warriors 92-88. Golden State had led by as many as 17, but had to lean heavily on its reserves as Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Durant struggled offensively. The Boston Celtics have won 14 c...

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  • Gabby Douglas Pulls 180 After Victim-Blaming Her Former Olympic Teammate
Gabby Douglas Pulls 180 After Victim-Blaming Her Former Olympic Teammate

Aly recently came forward herself to accuse USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar of abusing her in the past. In the autobiography, she detailed the tribulations and her ensuing perseverance en route to winning her Olympic medals. Maroney also said Nassar abused her at the London Games. Now, Douglas has reconsidered her statement and apol...

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  • One Of His Best Defensive Displays - Jurgen Klopp Hails Liverpool Star
One Of His Best Defensive Displays - Jurgen Klopp Hails Liverpool Star

The Egyptian global moved to the top of the league's scoring charts on nine goals with a brace before half-time and Philippe Coutinho added a third for Jurgen Klopp's side after the interval. I feel like it's been a while since Philippe Coutinho scored a goal. The forward has also pitched in with four goals so far in the Champions League, kee...

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  • Motorcycle racer Daniel Hegarty dies at Macau Grand Prix
Motorcycle racer Daniel Hegarty dies at Macau Grand Prix

However, he managed to keep pace with England's Peter Hickman, victor of the past two years, and had manoeuvred himself into the lead by the time the race was red-flagged. "It's a tragic end to the day - that's not even a podium, we stood on a box with three steps", Irwin said. Hegarty had raced motorcycles throughout a 17-year professional caree...

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  • UCLA basketball players apologize for shoplifting in China
UCLA basketball players apologize for shoplifting in China

Everybody wants to make it seem like he helped me out", he added. Trump's social media director, Dan Scavino, fired back at Ball on his personal Twitter account Saturday afternoon, saying Ball's son, LiAngelo, "would be in China for a long, long, long time" without the President's assistance.

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  • Best College GameDay Signs From Week 12: Wisconsin vs. MI
Best College GameDay Signs From Week 12: Wisconsin vs. MI

The pressure picked up in the second half. Peters took a hit from Badgers linebacker Andrew Van Ginkel that left him laying on the field, motionless, for several minutes. Wisconsin's prolific running game finally got going in the closing stages of the third, with Kendric Pryor tallying a 32-yard touchdown run to give the Badgers their biggest lead ...

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  • Conte Targets 100% Wins As Chelsea Hunt Manchester City
Conte Targets 100% Wins As Chelsea Hunt Manchester City

If you want to try to catch them, you have to win every game. "It's very hard now to predict who will win the title in this league, but Manchester City are having a very positive path". It's the same path as [Andreas] Christensen, who played for two years on loan and now he's playing regularly for Chelsea. Victor Moses is close to returning to...

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  • Luke Witkowski suspended for role in Red Wings brawl
Luke Witkowski suspended for role in Red Wings brawl

Now the Red Wings defenseman is facing a potential 10-game suspension for his decision to head back out for some fisticuffs. Should the 10-game suspension be upheld, Witkowski will not be eligible to return until December 11 when the Red Wings welcome in the Florida Panthers.

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  • Browns hoping to break series losing trend versus Jaguars
Browns hoping to break series losing trend versus Jaguars

They're going to come to the cold. It's all lining up for the Jags, which is why coach Doug Marrone didn't allow his team to overlook the struggling Browns , who are 1-24 under coach Hue Jackson. That's just how I grew up. On the other hands, the Cleveland Browns are...not in playoff contention as the two teams get ready to square off on Sunda...

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  • Cris
Cris "Cyborg" vs. Holly Holm is Finally a Go

It seems their strategy has paid off in the end though, helped by the fact the UFC have been struggling to come up with an alternative fight that could potentially lead the pay-per-view in six weeks time. According to sources, in addition to a UFC 219 bout agreement, Justino also has agreed to a new contract with the UFC. She has lost three of he...

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  • Sunderland lure Chris Coleman from Wales as new manager
Sunderland lure Chris Coleman from Wales as new manager

Assistant manager Kit Symons has also resigned and is expected to join Coleman at the Stadium of Light. Former Fulham and Coventry City boss Coleman will team up with Wales internationals Jonny Williams, on loan from Crystal Palace, and right-back Adam Matthews at Sunderland - both of which have played under Coleman at worldwide level.

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  • West Brom boss Pulis: Chadli praying the price for pre-season whinge
West Brom boss Pulis: Chadli praying the price for pre-season whinge

Last season we were in eighth longer than any other position we held and finished tenth. "It's only the second time since 1967 this club has finished as top Midlands club". Look at the league, there are four or five teams who have scored fewer goals than us. "Since I've been here, this club has been nowhere near getting relegated".

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  • Danica Patrick To Retire After Daytona 500, Indy 500 Next Year
Danica Patrick To Retire After Daytona 500, Indy 500 Next Year

But her racing career will not end following the "Great American Race". Of course, Patrick is no stranger to either event. While Patrick never won a top-level championship in IndyCar or NASCAR , she became one of the most visible women in racing and a role model to girls everywhere who suddenly saw that they, too, can fit into the racing wor...

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  • McKendree University women's bowling team honored at White House
McKendree University women's bowling team honored at White House

The White House says other NCAA championship teams will attend a reception at the executive mansion. "It's what national champions do". However, Staley told The Associated Press in September that the SC squad had yet to receive an invitation.

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  • Leonid meteor shower peaks Friday and Saturday
Leonid meteor shower peaks Friday and Saturday

Subsequently, when Earth crosses that path during the same period, most of these pieces burn up in atmosphere offering a stunning show of shooting stars. The meteor shower will be visible to the naked eye. "There's no moonlight this year to wash out the fainter meteors, so it should be a good time for Leonid watching", astronomer Bill Cooke said t...

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  • Jerry Jones requests meeting to talk Roger Goodell contract negotiations
Jerry Jones requests meeting to talk Roger Goodell contract negotiations

But then Goodell suspended Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliott for six games - Elliott dropped his appeal on Wednesday night, coincidentally, and will serve out the suspension. On Saturday, committee chairman Arthur Blank of the Atlanta Falcons removed Jones as an ad-hoc, non-voting member of the committee due to his threat to sue.

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  • 3 keys to victory for Eagles against Cowboys Week 11
3 keys to victory for Eagles against Cowboys Week 11

The current standings for the NFC East remain in the Eagles favor, with them leading by three wins, followed by the Cowboys at 5-4, the Redskins at 4-5 and the Giants in last place, with a pathetic, single win. Clayborn has eight sacks on the season, a mark that triggered a $750,000 bonus in his contract. It may look bad now but the Eagles ...

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  • BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League
BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League

However, a separate poll of 1,000 fans aged 18 to 24 conducted by ComRes has found that only one in four (26 per cent) attend more than one match a month. The average cost of a junior shirt is now over £40. The price of a replica adult Arsenal shirt reflected badly, with the cost at £55 higher than the league average by £4.10.

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  • Rick Zamperin: The Ezekiel Elliott suspension saga is over… finally
Rick Zamperin: The Ezekiel Elliott suspension saga is over… finally

The NFLPA still can pursue its lawsuit against the NFL on Elliott's behalfeven though he's accepted the terms of the suspension. Last week the second U.S. In the meantime, he intends to release a "final personal statement" about Thompson's accusations and the suspension in the coming weeks. Elliott has said he is innocent throughout the process...

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  • Tottenham adjusting to change of status in north London
Tottenham adjusting to change of status in north London

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger rejects the idea that his side will go into their North London derby with Tottenham Hotspur as underdogs. They sit in third place in the Premier League and are top of their Champions League group. Santi Cazorla is still a long-term injury doubt, and it's not thought Jack Wilshere will make his first Premier Leag...

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  • Next up, Jamaal Williams: Packers keep going through running backs
Next up, Jamaal Williams: Packers keep going through running backs

It was a breakout game for the fourth-round pick, who entered the day with only 11 carries, including two in the previous four games. "It seldom is. But I was impressed with the young guy". "I guess he was third string but it speaks a lot to him and his preparation", left tackle David Bakhtiari said. You could see just the way he went from being be...

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  • Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo, Twins' Paul Molitor win manager of the year awards
Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo, Twins' Paul Molitor win manager of the year awards

The St. Paul native was chosen as the league's top manager over two other finalists, each of whom led their teams to 100-win seasons: Cleveland's Terry Francona, a two-time victor, and Houston's A.J. "I tried to put it on the back burner as best as I could". The Twins used a staggering 36 different pitchers in 2017 and traded away closer Brandon Ki...

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  • Panthers rookie Curtis Samuel out for remainder of season
Panthers rookie Curtis Samuel out for remainder of season

Cam Newton said the injury is "real bad" while Rivera said he's "not optimistic" about his status. In his absence, Russell Shepard , Kaelin Clay and Brenton Bersin all figure to receive increased opportunities opposite No. There are some guys on our team that would say yes. Rivera is confident tight end Greg Olsen will return from injured ...

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  • Australia qualify for Russia World Cup
Australia qualify for Russia World Cup

It was the 22nd match of Australia's qualifying campaign and it remains to be seen if coach Ange Postecoglou will lead the squad to Russian Federation after he was reported in local media to be contemplating stepping down. "It won't take too long", Postecoglou said. Postecoglou became the first Australian to guide the Socceroos through qualificat...

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  • BBC Shed Some Light On Marouane Fellaini's Future At Manchester United
BBC Shed Some Light On Marouane Fellaini's Future At Manchester United

In an interview with the Daily Mirror , Mourinho may be preparing United fans for a possible setback in a title race now being dominated by their local rivals Manchester City , who have opened up an eight point lead at the top of the table just 11 games into the season.

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  • Tyrod Taylor 'shocked' by benching, will continue leading, helping Nathan Peterman
Tyrod Taylor 'shocked' by benching, will continue leading, helping Nathan Peterman

First off, this is nothing against Nathan Peterman . In late April, shortly after the Bills took Peterman in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft - and 12 months after they used a fourth-rounder on quarterback Cardale Jones - McDermott said he wasn't willing to name Taylor the starter for 2017.

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  • One step closer to seventh ATP Finals title
One step closer to seventh ATP Finals title

The United States has been waiting 10 years for a win at the ATP Finals, and few thought Jack Sock would be the man to deliver it. This year, Federer beat the younger of the Zverev brothers at the Gerry Weber Open in Halle, but the German returned the favor at the Rogers Cup in Montreal.

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  • 'Sanchez feeling the pressure of failed Man City move'
'Sanchez feeling the pressure of failed Man City move'

From the evidence so far there is little chance of Alexis suddenly becoming the player a year ago that refused to be left on the bench - and wanted to play and do his best even when he was injured. Who will start for Arsene Wenger against Tottenham? I don't dispute that they are a good side, but they are not an unstoppable side. "I understand...

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  • Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 years
Arkansas fires athletic director Jeff Long after 10 years

That hasn't worked out, as Arkansas is just 4-6 this season and three games under.500 with Bielema at the controls. The former television announcer was the coach when the Razorbacks took a knee during the national anthem during an exhibition game prior to the 2016-17 season.

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  • Italy coach sacked after failure to qualify for World Cup
Italy coach sacked after failure to qualify for World Cup

Italy lost their play-off for a place in Russian Federation next summer 1-0 on aggregate to Sweden, the first time since 1958 the Azzurri have failed to qualify for a World Cup. National team boss Giampiero Ventura was relieved of his duties earlier today, leading fans to speculate over who will look to restore the 2006 world champions to their for...

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  • Corey Kluber wins 2017 AL Cy Young Award
Corey Kluber wins 2017 AL Cy Young Award

Sale started the All-Star Game after a 11-4, 2.75 beginning to his season, his first with the Red Sox. The Yankees scored nine run in 6.1 innings against Kluber in his two ALDS starts. He received one third-place vote, 16 fourth-place votes and eight fifth-place votes. Throughout the month of August, Kluber posted a 5-1 record with 54 strikeouts ...

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  • Ireland misses out on Rugby World Cup 2023
Ireland misses out on Rugby World Cup 2023

From the above criteria, South Africa ranked highest with 78.97%, France second with 75.88% and Ireland third with 72.25%, however members of the World Rugby Council opted to select France . It was based on evaluations by the Rugby World Cup Board that looked at infrastructure, financial commitments and a variety of other mitigating fact...

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