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Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. whacks himself in head after swinging helmet

Unfortunately for NY, that all went for naught when Manning threw an interception a couple of plays later. Beckham then toasted Norman again, this time for 24 yards. Norman was penalized for a hit to Sterling Shepard's head and was on the receiving end of Richburg's disqualifying penalty, but the matchup between the leading players was a quieter one this time around. Read More »

Bills WR Watkins unlikely to play vs. Cardinals

If the Bills are going to climb out of this 0-2 holes, they are going to have to do it without some key players. Giving Watkins some much needed rest might just be all he needs to get back to his imposing Sunday persona and production. The score came only after the Cardinals were stuffed on third and short at the Buffalo 8-yard line, then had a delay of game penalty before getting off their fourth-down play. Read More »

Increased police presence at Charlotte NFL game


Protesters who have gathered in Charlotte every day since the Tuesday shooting demanding that police release the body-cam and dashboard video marched again on Saturday evening, with many carrying signs protesting police violence. Police released photos of a gun that allegedly has Scott's DNA on it, a blunt, and an ankle holster. The family video, shot by Scott's wife, was also inconclusive on the question of a gun. Read More »

Play audio Middlesbrough v Tottenham from BBC Radio London


This was arguably the most dominate game Tottenham have played in years. Spurs extended their unbeaten record thanks to Heung-min Son's brace but had to withstand a second-half fightback from the hosts following Ben Gibson's header. Aitor Karanka says Middlesbrough need to cut out the mistakes that have cost them in recent weeks if they are to end their losing run. Karanka added: "It's not about ability because we knew Everton have more quality players than us and Tottenham have ... Read More »

Wells Fargo cutting sales goal in wake of hefty fine


Wells Fargo has been fined $100 million by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the largest fine the agency has levied against a financial institution since it was created five years ago. While Wells Fargo was America's most valuable commercial bank for years, it still trailed JPMorgan in terms of who controlled more assets. He added that Wells Fargo's headaches are also "quickly becoming a political problem" for big banks in general, providing critics "more ammunition to argue ... Read More »

Bills owner backs Rex Ryan's decision to fire Greg Roman

Bruce Arians does a great job and he has those guys humming right now". "This might be the exact team we need to play", Ryan said, per the Buffalo News . That would be interesting when you consider the comments Ryan made after Roman was let go . They talk to our players, everybody. "I just told them it's up to our play". Read More »

Protesters Disrupt Ryan Lochte's First Night on Dancing With the Stars


Some believed that the protest was staged so Lochte could garner sympathy votes, however, everyone did seem genuinely shocked when the incident occurred and the two protesters were arrested . Last night, the 23rd season of " Dancing with the Stars " premiered with unexpected surprises! "I would like to personally thank our security team for staying in shape". Read More »

Francois Leads Largest Comeback Win In FSU History

Instead, they stayed mentally engaged, made adjustments, played with ferocity in the second half and showed this is an extremely talented team. MS tight end Evan Engram, right, points upward after scoring a touchdown on a 21-yard reception against Florida State, as wide receiver DaMarkus Lodge (5) arrives to celebrate during the first half of an NCAA col. Read More »

'The key word is legacy.' Penn State football lettermen remember Joe Paterno

Honoring Paterno is an unacceptable and inconsiderate gesture with his role as enabler. To that point, the Owls had cut Penn State's lead to 27-24 having scored touchdowns off two turnovers. Penn State's commemoration of Paterno promotes the perception that colleges and universities provide preferential treatment to athletics, rather than victims in sexual-abuse investigations. Read More »

Jimmy Garoppolo hospitalized for further evaluation

New England settled for a field goal from Stephen Gostkowski . The 24-year-old started his first National Football League regular season game at Gillette on Sunday after leading the Patriots to a win against the Arizona Cardinals during week one. Read More »

Tim Tebow agrees to $100000 bonus to sign with Mets


Alderson said after instructional league , Tebow may play in the Arizona Fall League if he has shown the aptitude to play in the league typically reserved for top prospects. Kevin Fagan, Tebow's baseball coach at Allen D. Nease High School in Ponte Vedra Fl., wouldn't be surprised if Tebow makes it all the way to the bigs. Read More »

Despite sexual abuse scandal, Penn State honors Joe Paterno with video tribute

The NCAA has since restored the victories, once again making Paterno the winningest coach in Division I college football history. The Pittsburgh native also pointed to the ongoing trials of former university President Graham Spanier, Vice President Gary Schultz and Athletic Director Tim Curley, all of whom are facing criminal charges for failing to report Sandusky's sexual abuse. Read More »

Andy Murray WILL play Davis Cup match in Glasgow today


It was my longest match of my career and I won it against Andy playing here. The Olympic gold medal was on the line the last time Andy Murray met Juan Martin del Potro on court in Rio. Dan Evans missed the last tie with a shoulder injury, but is back to replace James Ward after coming within one point of beating Stan Wawrinka in the third round of the US Open before losing in five sets. Read More »

2016 paralympics: Nigeria leads Africa's medal haul


Team Nigeria still have a good chance of moving further up on the medals table as they are now tied on six gold medals with likes of Brazil, Australia Netherlands and Uzbekistan just ahead of them. Team Nigeria's medal in the Games has increased to eight, following Latifat Tijani's Silver, Roland Ezuruike's Gold, Paul Kehinde's Gold, and Oyema Esther's Silver in their respective events. Read More »

Silva may miss out for Man City but Guendogan set to play

Guardiola said he was "so, so happy" about the news. His dramatic late goal against QPR in 2012 secured the first of two Premier League titles City have won since his arrival and he bagged his second hat-trick of the current season during Wednesday's 4-0 Champions League win over Borussia Monchengladbach. Read More »

Bills down 20-10 at half vs. Jets


The Jets stopped the Bills twice in short yardage to get the ball back with just more than seven minutes left in the fourth quarter and NY leading, 30-24. On the third play of the third quarter , Taylor rolled to his right to escape the rush and located a wide open Greg Salas for a 71-yard touchdown pass. Read More »

Rays rally to beat Blue Jays, Estrada 7-5

In other games, the Los Angeles Angels trounced the Seattle Mariners 10-3, the Baltimore Orioles defeated the New York Yankees 2-0, the Minnesota Twins toppled the Chicago White Sox 11-3, and the Arizona Diamondbacks were 9-4 winners against the Colorado Rockies. Read More »

Bills Def/Spec Team: Rex Ryan successful against Fitzpatrick

It's also worth noting that Fitzpatrick struggled previous year not only against the Bills, but also against teams familiar with his play. They said that this is a new season, and that what happened the last time they were in Buffalo doesn't matter anymore. Read More »

NCAA pulls 7 postseason events out of NC due to LGBT law


NCAA President Mark Emmert says it's up to the Atlantic Coast Conference and its members whether to follow the association's lead and pull events out of North Carolina because of a state law that some say can lead to discrimination against LGBT people. Read More »

Russell Wilson's ankle injury puts next game status in question


Wilson suffered a sprained ankle early in the third quarter of Sunday's 12-10 victory over Miami , but after a few anxious moments as he had it examined and worked on, Wilson returned to play the rest of the game. Tannehill led a 13-play, 75-yard drive that ended with him delivering a game-winning touchdowns pass to Dion Sims with 38 seconds left in the contest to defeat Atlanta 27-23 on September 22, 2013. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo Wants 10-Year Contract At Real Madrid

I wanted to draw Sporting again because I think they have a good team, they have a good coach, and it will be another special moment in my life. Furthermore, the now Jorje Jesus-managed team produced a credible W2-D1-L3 record on the occasion of their last Champions League group stage appearance two seasons ago and they have retained key, Euro 2016-winning players such as William Carvalho and Adrien Silva despite interest from across Europe. Read More »

MacKinnon scores two as NA tops Europe 4-0


Tavares had two goals to lead Team Canada over Team USA 5-2 Saturday night in World Cup of Hockey pre-tournament play in Ottawa. Team Canada played pretty well despite dropping Friday's game 4-2 to Team USA. Even the second came to an end with every player on the ice in a shoving match and exchanging words. Thomas Vanek, another new Red Wings forward, had an assist, a minus-1 rating and four shots in 14:12. Read More »

NFL Season Preview: Eagles' Wentz on spot with Bradford trade

The Eagles traded Rowe, their second-round pick past year, to the Patriots on Tuesday for a fourth-round pick that will become a third-round pick if Rowe plays 50 percent of the Patriots' defensive snaps in either of the next two seasons. This move by the team may come as a surprise for Philadelphia fans especially since the upcoming 2016 NFL season will only be Wentz debut year in the league. Read More »

7 memorable quotes from the presidential forum


She added, "And unfortunately, there are people like that and he has lifted them up". He tweets and retweets their offensive hateful mean-spirited rhetoric. She complained in August that Trump is " taking hate groups mainstream ". "His disregard for the values that make our country great is profoundly unsafe". Read More »

Record-breaking Lorenzo beats Rossi for San Marino MotoGP pole

The pole at Misano is his 64th in the world championship - taking him one above Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) and Rossi in the record books as the most in GP history. "That was the best lap of my career", beamed Mallorca-born Lorenzo. In the MotoGP standings, Marquez leads Rossi by 50 points, with Lorenzo 64 points back. Read More »

Tim Tebow Is Officially A Professional Baseball Player

The 51s play in a dated facility and their manager, Wally Backman - though a far more interesting dude than the gritty old-school baseball cartoon he's often portrayed as - does not necessarily seem a great fit for Tebow (and all the associated nonsense) for a variety of reasons. Read More »

Cazorla's contested penalty gifts Arsenal first home win

The Premier League, however, is not a competition in which big clubs can take liberties with team selection and Southampton started the sharper and took a deserved lead. "Because we threw everything forward we were always a little bit under threat on the counter-attack of Southampton and in the end we got the penalty, so it's a relief". Read More »

Luke Shaw sends Manchester United fans a derby day fitness message

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has reiterated that his aim is to win the league title in his first season at Old Trafford and nothing less than that. "Zlatan is a phenomenal player who arrives at 34 and still wants more for his career", said the Portuguese. If City are going to win this Saturday, you'd better be sure Fernandinho will be a big part of the victory. Read More »

Chicago Bears at Houston Texans: Staff predictions


Watt, who is expected to play after undergoing back surgery in July. There were conflicting reports about how much time Houston Texans defensive end J.J. And even after he does decide, the coach said he would not reveal the answer until just before kickoff. BRONCOS: Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders agreed to a three-year, $33 million contract extension that runs through 2019. Read More »

Serena Williams shocked by Karolina Pliskova in U.S. Open semifinals


The 28-year-old German goes for her second grand slam title of the year against 10th-seeded Czech Karolina Pliskova , who hopes to ride her huge service game to a maiden major in the Arthur Ashe Stadium showdown. 74 in the world after missing 2 1/2 months because of an ankle injury. Asked about the prospect of facing Kerber, she said: "We played a lot of times. Read More »

Denver LB Brandon Marshall takes a knee during anthem

So it should come as no surprise that it came up during last night's National Football League season opener between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers. "Some people are going to stand by me, some people aren't". So I applaud him for taking a stand and hopefully the conversation is about what his message was and not, 'Is he going to stand or is he going to sit for the national anthem?' ... Read More »

Conte backs David Luiz to become one of the world's best

Conte admits that signing Alonso and Luiz was necessary due to their depleted defensive resources, but is confident that the duo have definitely improved his squad at Stamford Bridge. He wants to play for Chelsea . "I think that the coach must improve his players". "If you think that the players improve only by looking at them, it's impossible", he said. Read More »

Eyes Of The World On Manchester For 'Biggest Derby Ever'

With Zlatan Ibrahimovic amongst the goals and Paul Pogba adding much-needed zest to United's engine room, they look slight favourites to take the points. "Sergio Romero and Marcos Rojo went around the globe, Venezuela, Argentina, Europe", Mourinho told reporters at his news conference. Talk surrounding that relationship is, though, compounded by chatter about this match's implications on the title race and sub-plots such as Zlatan Ibrahimovic facing his former manager, but Mourinho is ... Read More »