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Cardinals release Tyrann Mathieu after he declines pay cut

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Per Mathieu on March 8, the Cardinals did ask him to take a pay cut but Mathieu seemed to dismiss that possibility with another cryptic tweet shortly after Keim's comments at the combine. and beyond. Mathieu, known widely as the "Honey Badger", has been one of the Cardinals' top defensive backs over the past five seasons. While the Pro Bowler won't come cheap, he would add immediate impact to both the run and passing game for the Bengals defense. Read More »

Dolphins to sign WR Albert Wilson, according to reports

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According to multiple reports, Wilson is set to sign a three-year deal worth $24 million with Miami when the new league year begins Wednesday. With the signing, Albert is expected to be the number three receiver on the depth chart, right behind Kenny Stills and Devante Parker. Read More »

Nebraska looking to use anger as motivation for NIT

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The NU-ASU game will be televised on ESPN2. "We are thrilled to be a part of postseason play in the NIT ." said Mason. There is another Nebraska connection to the Sun Devils. Nebraska's 22-10 regular season that included a 13-5 record in the Big Ten wasn't good enough to land a spot in the NCAA Tournament when the bracket was announced early Sunday evening. Read More »

49ers sign Weston Richburg

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The 26-year-old Richburg started 47 of a possible 48 games over his first three National Football League seasons before a concussion cut short his 2017 season. Kilgore's injury history, though, is less of a concern with Richburg on the roster. This is likely the first of several signings in free agency with the team still possessing a significant amount of salary cap space to add more talent via free agency or trade. Read More »

Former Colts Wide Receiver Donte Moncrief Signing With Jaguars

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Early Tuesday morning the Jaguars lost wide receiver Allen Robinson to the Chicago Bears . The move all but guarantees that Chris Ballard and the Colts will be looking to add talent at the position over the next several weeks. Moncrief, who will turn 25 years old in August, was a third-round pick by the Colts in the 2014 NFL Draft out of Ole Miss. He's totaled 1,857 yards and 18 touchdowns on his 152 receptions, with his most productive year coming in 2015, when he caught 64 passes for 733 ... Read More »

Kagiso Rabada appeals ICC's two-match ban, Cricket South Africa confirms

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South Africa's star performer and pace bowler Kagiso Rabada was banned two days ago, from the remainder of the series against Australia , i.e. two Test matches, to be played at Cape Town and Johannesburg respectively. Morné Morkel, who was left out in Port Elizabeth , will surely return, and with him will come the spiking bounce and relentless accuracy that have made him the least pleasant bowler batsmen have to face. Read More »

Five-year deal keeps Nigel Bradham with Eagles

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Bradham recorded a third-down sack of Falcons QB Matt Ryan in the third quarter of the NFC Divisional Playoff to help set up a scoring drive that resulted in a game-winning field goal by kicker Jake Elliott. Bringing Bradham on two years ago after the linebacker spent the first four years of his career as a member of the Buffalo Bills turned out to be an awesome decision for the Eagles , and seeing that he's going to continue being part of this elite defense for years to come is a huge ... Read More »

Klay Thompson: Could miss extended time

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The Warriors will be without both players when they face the Lakers on Wednesday. Until now, Thompson had only missed one game this season. This would force Thompson's absence for the next seven games. The Warriors could be very shorthanded tonight with Stephen Curry (ankle), Draymond Green (shoulder) and David West (arm) already ruled out, so Kevin Durant's usage could go into the ridiculous range. Read More »

Sergio Garcia Names Baby Girl Azalea

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Garcia and Akins got married last July, having got engaged in January 2017. Sergio Garcia's wife, Angela, gave birth to a girl on Wednesday and there was clearly a major inspiration behind the name of the couple's first child. "It has been an eventful morning, " Garcia said. "About an hour and a half ago, Angela's waters broke so we're at the hospital right now, kind of checking in". Read More »

Ronald De Boer wades into spat between brother Frank and Jose Mourinho

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Jose Mourinho has engaged in more than his fair share of wars of words in his time but his putdown of Frank de Boer on Monday was particularly vicious. He's won plenty, is tactically very strong and knows how to disrupt his opponent's game. "Well, I can learn a lot from that". "It has brought some attention, my performance at BT Sport ". Read More »

Ky. officer fatally shot after responding to call

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Officer Hamilton was a 12-year veteran of the department. State Police say Martin found Hamilton, who was suffering from a fatal gunshot wound. The perpetrator was not located at the scene. Police officers, firefighters and others stood saluting as Hamilton's flag-draped casket was carried into the funeral home. WCHS-TV cites news partner EKB-TV to report Pikeville police Officer Scotty Hamilton was investigating with a state trooper near a creek in Pike County when he was shot Tuesday ... Read More »

Bay Hill winners Pampling, Campbell left off invitation list

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I wanted to play one last time before ( Arnold Palmer ) moved on, and unfortunately I just couldn't play". Both players are now targeting a place in Thomas Bjørn's European Ryder Cup team in Paris in September, with the PGA Championship marking the start of a critical point in the qualification campaign, with points earned at European Tour events from the PGA Championship until Made in Denmark multiplied by 1.5 on both the world points List and the European point list. Read More »

Ayodhya dispute: Supreme court rejects all interim petitions

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Swamy said. The orders came on a day when the court directed the registry against allowing filing of applications for intervention, impleadment or filing of documents/extracts by third parties who are not original parties to the case. They challenge the high court verdict that mandated a three-way division of the disputed 2.77-acre site. After the proposal of out of court settlement presented by the former Chief Justice of India Justice JS Khehar, now the apex court said on Wednesday, ... Read More »

Prosecutors seek death penalty for Nikolas Cruz

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Defense lawyers said they hope to avoid the death penalty for a man they presented as a struggling teen and orphan, whose mother died November 1. A public defender said last month the 19-year-old was willing to plead guilty in exchange for his life. Read More »

Bills to sign former Redskins DE Trent Murphy

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Murphy missed the entire 2017 season after he tore the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) and medial collateral ligament (MCL) in his left knee during the preseason, but the Redskins are confident he will be able to reprise his role with the team next season. Read More »

Patrick Robinson To Sign 4-Year Deal With Saints

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Once the Eagles announced the re-signing of linebacker Nigel Bradham to a five-year deal earlier on Wednesday, it became clear the the team would likely move on from Robinson due to its cap situation. According to Ian Rapoport from NFL Network, Philadelphia Eagles slot corner is heading back to New Orleans to play for the Saints. The Eagles will face the Saints on the road this upcoming season. Read More »

UEFA Champions League Report: Besiktas v Bayern Munich 14 March 2018

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Jupp Heynckes' side arrived in Istanbul 5-0 up from the first leg and added to their advantage through Thiago's composed finish and a messy own goal from Gonul. Besiktas improved and were rewarded when they pulled a goal back following a mistake in the Bayern defence, Love slotting into the bottom corner past Sven Ulreich for his first Champions League goal since 2011. Read More »

Jamie Carragher Suspended By Sky Sports For The Remainder Of The Season

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Carragher has also been backed by high-profile colleagues, including former Manchester United captain Gary Neville, who has formed a highly regarded punditry team with Carragher at Sky . Explaining why he chose to record the incident while driving, Hughes said: "When you see someone off the telly, you get a bit giddy". Carragher, 40, was caught on video spitting at a vehicle following Liverpool's 2-1 defeat by Manchester United last weekend, having been heckled by the driver. Read More »

Geno Auriemma: Could coach UConn men, but no interest at age 63

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Tech, which is the No. 8 seed in the East Region, plays in the first round Thursday night about 9:20 in Pittsburgh against No. 9 seed Alabama . The 2-seed in the Lexington ( Kentucky ) region is Baylor, which at 31-1 was a team some believed had an argument to be on the one line. Read More »

McKinnon, 49ers Agree to 4-Year Deal

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He joins Matt Breida and Joe Williams in the 49ers backfield and gives quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo another weapon in the passing game in addition to receivers Marquise Goodwin and Pierre Garcon. In 2017, Pro Football Focus ranked McKinnon as the 8th best running back in the NFL, with an 84.6 overall grade, including a 82.4 receiving grade. Read More »

Manchester City to drop Fred interest

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The Brazilian has impressed so far this season, with his form both in the Ukrainian league and the Champions League drawing praise. "Or at Manchester United as well.at Chelsea , Arsenal . "If he asked us to stay another year, we'd let him". And Shakhtar CEO Sergei Palkin has commented on the potential departure of one of Shakhtar's top players, revealing that he believes a deal to the Premier League - more specifically Manchester - is already on the cards. Read More »

Trump considers TV commentator Kudlow as economic adviser

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Kudlow, who is Jewish, is CNBC's Senior Contributor and was previously the host of CNBC's prime-time "The Kudlow Report ". The former Goldman Sachs executive - a strong supporter of free trade - said he would leave the administration after Trump committed to imposing steel and aluminum tariffs, despite pushback from US lawmakers and global officials. Read More »

Manchester has nobody to blame for Champions League exit - Matic

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Manchester United are out of the Champions League , and it's Jose Mourinho's fault. "I told you yesterday that it would be disappointment if we would lose the match", the United boss said . He said United looked like a team full of "strangers". "Life goes on and this is football , we have to accept that". "And we're not the only team that invests money". Read More »

Randall Cobb expected to remain in Packers' post-Jordy Nelson plans

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In four of the five previous seasons, Nelson had at least 1,250 receiving yards, including a Pro Bowl year in 2014 when he caught 98 passes for 1,519 yards and 13 touchdowns. Nelson's numbers slipped last season after Rodgers was sidelined with a broken collarbone. It's a money decision. What a roller coast of emotions if you're a Packers fan. Read More »

Buveur D'Air defends crown, treble for Mullins

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But the home team can have a big say here. That was the first time he's had to put his head down and fight. The scintillating two-mile chaser - unbeaten from seven starts over fences - has always been regarded as the heir apparent to Henderson's Sprinter Sacre. Read More »

Mourinho begs Manchester United fans to be patient with Sanchez

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They played nervous and cautious from the beginning. 'He looks as though he is trying hard, but this is Manchester United and you've got to deliver on a game-by-game basis and he is not'. "They're a decent team, they are not a team that frighten you. The whole XI today were shocking". Former United players Rio Ferdinand and Paul Scholes slammed the team afterward, offering scathing criticism in their postgame punditry. Read More »

Seahawks sign Bradley McDougald to new deal, let Shead become free agent

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Because he had spent more than the first six weeks of the season on the PUP list, Shead's contract was slated to toll-or roll over into 2018. But as detailed Saturday, the Seahawks still hope to re-sign Shead with the release being done to as something of a favor to Shead since each side assumed that when he signed past year he would be a free agent now. Read More »

Carlos Hyde to sign three-year deal with Browns

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Hyde's arrival in Cleveland does not completely preclude the Browns from taking Barkley in the draft, but it certainly is reasonable to suggest Hyde's presence shifts their focus toward selecting a quarterback with the first-overall pick. The closest he came was 988 in 2016 when he missed three games with various injuries. According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the contract is worth more than $15 million, and it will pay Hyde $6 million in the first year. Read More »

Curry to miss next four games, re-evaluated March 20

That means Steph will miss his third game in a row when Golden State hosts the Lakers on Monday, and he will mis games against the Kings, Suns and Spurs during that stretch. Multiple times in the past eight weeks he has appeared to tweak that ankle before checking back into the game. As you probably already know, the Warriors canceled practice Tuesday - yes, the day after they celebrated Stephen Curry's 30th birthday . Read More »

Packers Release Jordy Nelson; Sign Jimmy Graham

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And even though wide receiver wasn't a top need for the Rams to fill, the team may want to consider the possibility of bringing veteran Jordy Nelson on board for the 2018 season. The wide receiver free agent pool appeared to be shrinking with numerous players like Paul Richardson , Taylor Gabriel , and Donte Moncrief landing deals today. Read More »

Paul Merson makes big claim about next Arsenal manager

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A run of awful form that saw the Gunners lose four games in a row for the first time in 16 years saw fans angered more than ever at the club. Wenger acknowledged that empty seats were a concern. "We're always playing for the fans, it doesn't matter if they could have come today or not", Mkhitaryan told beIN Sports. "Nothing is impossible. Read More »

Vikings QB Keenum to sign with Broncos

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The Broncos were one of four teams that were viewed as the favorites to sign Cousins, the premier quarterback in this year's free-agent class. The only other quarterback now signed by the Vikings is former undrafted free agent Kyle Sloter. Read More »

Canada backs 2026 World Cup bid, provides millions for the process

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British Columbia may be on the sidelines if the North American bid for the 2026 World Cup is successful. "There's been many months, even years put into this proposal, and at the last second to pull out. Lenarduzzi says that tournament, in addition to the Olympics in 2010, has proved that Vancouver can successfully host the biggest events on the planet. Read More »

Federer Breezes Into Fourth Round At Indian Wells

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However, after levelling up at 2-2, Federer hurried to a one-set lead in the next four games, winning three of them to love. "I was playing aggressive and feeling like he was not loving my slice, and then also mixing in with drop shots eventually", Federer said". Read More »