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Max Holloway to Defend Title vs. Frankie Edgar at UFC 222

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UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will defend his title against Frankie Edgar as the main event at UFC 222 in March. Both fights have ended via stoppage in the third round. With 12 consecutive victories under his belt, Holloway is quickly becoming more one of the more beloved competitors in the UFC. Edgar, meanwhile, will enter the fight on the strength of back-to-back wins over Jeremy Stephens and Yair Rodriguez . Read More »

Usain Bolt hopes to sign with Manchester United after Borussia Dortmund trial

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The greatest athlete to ever run track Usain Bolt , who retired past year, said that he spoke to Sir Alex Ferguson about his biggest dream of playing for Manchester United . "It makes me nervous". "I'll need time to adapt but after a few played games I'll be used to it, it's been like that for athleticism". "I watch a lot of football , I understand it, I play it". Read More »

Mariota, Titans mount second half comeback, beat Chiefs 22-21

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The Titans would take advantage, converting a 3rd and 10 and getting a long 35-yard rushing touchdown by Henry, who was simply unstoppable all game. On 2nd and 12, Henry gained just two yards and the Chiefs used their second timeout. He capped a 91-yard TD drive to start the second half in the freaky fashions: Mariota threw a TD pass to himself. Read More »

Video replay helps Brighton oust Palace in 1st use in FA Cup

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It's the first goal for Stephens in any competition for over a year, most recently finding the back of the net in Championship play against Blackburn Rovers last December. On 40 minutes, Schelotto teed up March in the area but Hennessey got down well to gather. Even while Brighton continued to waste chances they again appeared the likelier goalscorers, until from nowhere in the 69th minute Palace unexpectedly drew level. Read More »

Jaguars want to prove their performance against Steelers was no fluke

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The Jaguars , after finishing the regular season ranked sixth in the National Football League in total yards, produced just 230 yards and a touchdown Sunday. "It couldnt have worked out any better for us". To the surprise of many, those divisional games will include two AFC South teams: the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans. Read More »

Damn! BBB Gives Big Baller Brand an "F" Rating

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The Better Business Bureau also noted that the Big Baller Brand website does not list a phone number or an email address; instead it displays a box where consumers are prompted to enter their name, email, phone number and message before hitting "send". Read More »

Bengals sign defensive coordinator Teryl Austin

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Austin, the former defensive coordinator of the Lions, spent the last four seasons in Detroit. McNally, 74, coached one of the NFL's greatest lines in history during his stint from 1980-94, when he was Hall of Fame left tackle Anthony Munoz's only position coach and the Bengals led the National Football League in rushing three times in the late 1980s. Read More »

LOAN DEAL: Sunderland sign Chelsea defender

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Clarke-Salter was an unused substitute for Chelsea's 0-0 draw at Norwich in the FA Cup on Saturday. Rumors emerged last week of the 20-year-old joining recently relegated and still struggling Sunderland, and sure enough, after being spotted at Newcastle airport last night , this morning the move was confirmed by both teams . Read More »

Nadal enters Kooyong Classic to boost fitness

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Nadal pulled out of last week's Brisbane International after experiencing issues in his recovery from the knee injury which hampered him at the end-of-season ATP Finals. "Finally back in the land down under", Djokovic posted on Twitter. "Feels good to be back!" The exhibition event in Melbourne boasts of a distinguished field, including five of the world's top 10, such as Belgian David Goffin, Austrian Dominic Thiem , Croat Marin Cilic and Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta. Read More »

National Football League playoffs: Falcons vs. Rams

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Los Angeles trimmed the lead to 19-13 with 10:49 to play, but the Falcons made another drive highlighted by a lovely 52-yard screen pass from a blitz-avoiding Bryant to Mohamed Sanu . The fourth-year defensive tackle from Pitt was a disruptive force on almost every play. He finished with just one-half of a sack and one hit, but even on the plays where he didn't take Ryan down, his presence was felt. Read More »

After narrow loss to Kentucky, LSU plays at Texas A&M Saturday afternoon

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LSU finished the half with a 29-28 lead and Tyler Davis led all scorers with eight points. No. 11 Texas A&M appeared to have its first win in SEC play wrapped up. P.J. Washington scored 13 points despite missing most of the second half due to a left thigh cramp. Texas A&M added two free throws over the next three minutes, but didn't make another field goal until a layup by T.J. Read More »

Eagles open as historic home underdogs to Falcons

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They passed their first test on Saturday night when they upset the Rams 26-13 as a 6-point road underdog. After a convincing wild-card win over the Rams , the Falcons travel to Philadelphia for the divisional round of the playoffs Saturday afternoon. Read More »

Colts don't need to worry about Titans in head coach search

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I regret that outside rumors gained a life of their own. On Sunday, Strunk tried to stop all of the talk by releasing a statement on Mularkey's job security. Tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry continued to shine in the fourth quarter as the National Football League playoffs opened on Saturday. Read More »

Draymond Green blasts National Basketball Association referees, says they are 'ruining the game'

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Green came during the 2016 NBA Finals, when he was suspended a game for accumulating too many flagrant foul points over the course of the playoffs. "It's bad. "When you give someone so much authority and they make it me against you, you can't overcome that". "It just don't work that way". Seham argued the National Basketball Association hasn't done enough to curb players' aggressive language directed toward officials, while Roberts discussed how she had spoken with players who had grown ... Read More »

Man Utd boss Mourinho wants Ozil deal THIS MONTH

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The Germany international's contract at the Emirates is due to expire at the end of the season and he is still yet to pen an extension. Their interest puts added pressure on United to wrap up the deal this month, as waiting until the summer would put them on a more or less even playing field with the Old Lady when it comes to reeling him in. Read More »

Arsenal & Manchester City have both made enquiries for Jonny Evans

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Debuchy wants a move away from the Emirates and has made is clear that he does not mind staying in the English top flight. City would be getting an experienced global player who is proven in the Premier League and the underrated defender has improved since joining West Brom from Manchester United for £6m in 2015. Read More »

Google Is 'Searching' for Its Lost Company Bikes

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But because there's no way to enforce who rides and who doesn't-local police said they don't want to stop cyclists and ask them to prove their employment with Google-Gbikes have been taken across the region, sometimes ending up in front lawns, at the bottom of creeks, or on the roofs of sports bars. Read More »

Kane brace fires Tottenham past AFC Wimbledon

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Tottenham are reportedly preparing a deal for Kane worth £200,000 a week but he was not aware of any planned negotiations. 'That is why it is so important how you care (for) your players. Winks, who has been the breakthrough player at the club after earning himself a spot in the starting lineup, has said that he is eyeing the competition as a realistic chance of success. Read More »

About that title change for FX's 'Atlanta'

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Stephen explained the meaning behind the Atlanta Robbin' Season title, which describes a time period during the holiday season in Atlanta , prior to Christmas, when robberies exponentially increase."People have gifts, have more stuff, and money", he said . Read More »

Alabama assistant Derrick Ansley to become Colorado State's defensive coordinator

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No official word has come from CSU as of yet, and it can't, considering Ansley will coach tonight. According to USA TODAY Sports, English made $235,000 as the Rams D-coordinator a year ago and Ansley's Alabama salary was $405,000. Ansley has served as UA's defensive backs coach for two seasons after being hired away from Kentucky at the end of the 2015 season. Opposing teams have completed just 54.1 percent of their throws for 5.3 yards per attempt with seven touchdowns against 17 ... Read More »

Barcelona Could Lose Out on Griezmann Claim

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El Desmarque cite a report in the Daily Mirror claiming United have been quoted by Griezmann's representatives at £400k a week "to snub Barcelona and join the English club". Madrid likely will not sell Griezmann during the January transfer window but will let him go this summer. Obviously the Red Devils are one of the few clubs who could afford such a deal and Griezmann has developed in to one of the best forward's in Europe since joining Atletico in 2014. Read More »

Monaco coach Leonardo Jardim hints at sale of Liverpool target Thomas Lemar

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Lemar was close to joining Arsenal on deadline day only for the move to fall through, scuppering Alexis Sanchez's planned switch to Manchester City in the process. The Mirror claim that Arsenal had a £90m bid accepted on deadline day as they looked to find a replacement for Man City-bound Alexis Sanchez but Lemar felt it was too late to push through a move so made a decision to stay at Monaco . Read More »

Matt Patricia: Interviews were interesting, informative but focused on Titans

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The Lions and Patricia met in New England yesterday and it sounds like there is at least some expectation that this process will end with Patricia as the Lions' next head coach. "Regarded as brilliant in all matters, Patricia also is believed to be more than ready to take over a team of his own", Florio writes. There seems to be plenty of momentum for Patricia to join the Lions. Read More »

Luke Walton handles LaVar Ball jab perfectly with press conference joke

Walton responded to LaVar's criticism while speaking with reporters Sunday, saying "it's not ideal" but "there's always going to be outside stuff going on". LiAngelo Ball left UCLA after getting suspended and arrested for shoplifting during the Bruins' season-opening trip to China in November, and LaMelo Ball was removed from Chino Hills High in California so he could join the Lithuanian club. Read More »

Oakland Raiders officially announce Jon Gruden hired as head coach

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Rams head coach Sean McVay has often said how Gruden has been a mentor throughout the course of his young coaching career, especially considering Gruden hired McVay right out of college to be an offensive assistant in 2008. Could Monday Night Football be even better without Jon Gruden? His record was 38-26 in those years with them. This led to speculation on which team he would end up with and tonight, the Raiders confirmed that they had gotten their man. Read More »

Arsenal 'quote Manchester City £40m for Alexis Sanchez'

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Sunday's 4-2 defeat at Nottingham Forest compounded Wenger's frustrations, with the Premier League already out of reach. Arsenal had agreed an $81 million transfer deal with Man City on transfer deadline day pending the London club completing the almost $125 million signing of Thomas Lemar from Monaco , but that deal fell through in the final moments. Read More »

NFL, NFLPA reviewing protocol on Cam Newton hit

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One of those modifications came into play Sunday with Newton: The change requires any player who falls or stumbles after suffering a potential head injury to be taken to the locker room for a concussion evaluation. The NFL is reportedly investigating the Carolina Panthers' use of the concussion protocol for quarterback Cam Newton . I'm gonna send him a nice little bottle of Jordan wine. Read More »

Andy Murray has hip surgery, plans return by Wimbledon

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There is no current update on when Murray could possibly return to competitive tennis. A few days after withdrawing from his first scheduled tournament of 2018 and then from the Australian Open itself, Andy Murray has this morning announced on his Facebook page that he has undergone hip surgery. Read More »

Beamer, Brown head College Football Hall of Fame class

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He was a two-time consensus All-American (1996, 1997) who played center and guard. Among recent Huskers inducted into the hall have been Trev Alberts in 2015, Tommie Frazier in 2013, Will Shields in 2011, Grant Wistrom in 2009 and Mike Rozier in 2006. Read More »

Netanyahu: UN Palestinian refugee agency 'must disappear'

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On Friday, in a report denied by a State Department official, the Axios news site said Washington had frozen $125 million in funding for UNRWA. "It also enshrines the narrative of the so-called "right of return". The US, which is the largest financial contributor to UNRWA, previously announced it was planning to cut $285 million from funds it provides to the United Nations 2018-2019 budget, ahead of the UN General Assembly's vote against his declaration of Jerusalem as the capital ... Read More »

Bears Name Chiefs OC Matt Nagy Head Coach

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Nagy will replace John Fox. who held the role for the past three seasons. That reputation took a bit of a hit on Saturday when the Chiefs blew a 21-3 second-half lead at home to the Tennessee Titans in a wild-card loss. The Bears had interviewed five candidates before Nagy, but the team must have felt he provided the best support for quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, selected No. Read More »