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Tottenham reveal retractable pitch at new stadium

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The retractable football pitch at Tottenham Hotspur's new stadium will be the first of its kind in the world, according to the company designing it. The surface will split into three sections to show each tray before retracting under the South Stand to reveal the artificial playing surface underneath. Read More »

Browns Cut Calvin Pryor For An 'Internal Matter'

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Browns coach Hue Jackson said there are no plans to release Lewis. Jackson called what happened an internal matter. The hirsute Pryor was a first-round pick by the New York Jets back in 2014 but has now worn out his welcome with two different franchises. Read More »

Wenger: We Have To Spend £70 Million To Replace Sanchez Next Season

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An abdominal problem and the flu prevented him from starting either of Arsenal's opening three games of this term, but he was fit enough to feature in the club's 4-0 drubbing by Liverpool ahead of the September worldwide break. "Many things happen in the last second which I regret". Wenger also reiterated his view that the transfer window should close before the season begins. Read More »

Arsene Wenger Wishes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Well At Liverpool

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The thing that stood out for me was his relationship with the players and how closely he seems to bond with them on and off the field. What you see is a fantastic manager and I think he will help Alex a lot. Keita has been secured for next summer after a drawn-out chase for his services, but Van Dijk remains a Southampton player despite having met with Jurgen Klopp to talk tactics and more in Blackpool earlier in the summer. Read More »

Gene Michael, architect of 1990s Yankees dynasty, dies at age 79

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For his career he was a.229/.288/.284 hitter. He'd be relieved of his duties in the middle of that pennant winning season and then rehired 15 games into the 1982 season, replacing Bob Lemon, the man who had replaced him the season before. After his run as GM, Michael stuck with the organization, serving as the vice-president of major league scouting until 2003, when he was promoted to vice president and senior adviser. Read More »

Roger Goodell I Think Kaepernick Will Get NFL Opportunity

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Goodell said he thinks Kaepernick will get another shot in the league. "We continue to invest in and support innovations to advance sports safety, including one you'll see this season - a new helmet with a soft outer shell created to reduce impact forces, which ranked among the top-performing helmets", Goodell said in the statement. Read More »

Roger Goodell Says NFL Promotes "Mutual Respect" With Cops

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Clark County Undersheriff Kevin McMahill says Bennett didn't stop when officers saw him emerge from behind a gambling machine and run outside into traffic on Las Vegas Boulevard. Police later attributed the report of gunfire to the sound of velvet rope stands falling over. "I wasn't thinking about what play we were going to run against Green Bay or sacking Aaron Rodgers, I was just literally thinking about my wife and children and how much they mean to me". Read More »

Wenger's changes to Arsenal team for Bournemouth?

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You don't question things like that because you lose one game. "Well, I believe that we were on the case past year", he said, per Liam Prenderville of the Daily Mirror . The previous season Cazorla missed nearly six months with a knee ligament injury, an absence that saw Arsenal's title challenge tail off. The game against Bournemouth feels like an ideal opportunity for the Gunners to bounce back. Read More »

Wallaby Haylett-Petty to miss rest of year

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While the Springboks have vanquished Argentina and France over five internationals this year they have not beaten the Wallabies in Australia since their 38-12 romp in Brisbane in 2013. Cheika said it was important to continue that momentum. Scrumhalf Ross Cronje has overcome an ankle injury and partners Jantjies with Francois Hougaard dropping back to the reserves . Read More »

Raiders' Janikowski agrees to $1M pay cut in new deal

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Janikowski, in his 18th year, is the longest tenured Raider in franchise history. After finishing in a tie for 10th with 140 fantasy points a year ago, our models expect Janikowski to enjoy almost a repeat year with 132.1 projected fantasy points on 36.5 extra points and 28.5 field goals in 2017. Read More »

Oklahoma Sooners vs Ohio State Buckeyes

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The Tigers will try to turn their luck around this Saturday on the road against the Clemson Tigers. Mayfield on the hurt from Ohio State loss LY: "We'd never been here to see a team sing their fight song on our field". Mark Andrews caught seven passes for 134 yards and a touchdown while the team rushed for 180 yards. -LB Caleb Kelly, a sophomore, figures to play a bigger role in this game due to his ability to move from the inside to the outside depending on what Ohio State is doing ... Read More »

Frampton confirms Moore as new trainer

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Moore, a former European super-welterweight champion, hails from England. "But I took a decision that for me to develop my career and get the big fights that I want, I had to move on". "I would like to thank Barry, the McGuigan family and Cyclone Promotions for our time together". "The Jackal" is eyeing a fight by the end of the year on the back of a collapsed outing against Andres Gutierrez and will have Moore in his corner for his return. Read More »

Leicester v Chelsea: Jamie Vardy predicted Arsene Wenger's downfall

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A different culture. We'll have to wait and see what happens. "Who knows what can happen?" Vardy said on Sky Sports News on Tuesday: "It will be good to see them again but obviously come kick-off they're enemies to me". Arsenal did claim the FA Cup back in May, but Vardy has no regrets about turning them down. "To only lose two of the players that won the league, I don't think you can complain about that". Read More »

Netflix movie The Pope to film in Argentina

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Deadline also reported that the film will be directed by Fernando Meirelles , who was nominated in 2004 for the Academy Award for Best Director for his film " City of God ". The film tells the story of Pope Benedict's election, and his subsequent resignation from the papacy. According to the entertainment website, the film will focus on the new pope's reluctance to take up the position, praise for his liberal outlook and criticism from conservatives. Read More »

Manchester City and PSG are distorting the transfer market — Barcelona president Bartomeu

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And while PSG are being closely looked at following their recent transfer activity, City are not suspected of any wrongdoing. "Any reports mentioning such an investigation are unsubstantiated". In a letter written in August, he requested the body to look into PSG's "history of noncompliance". La Liga, Spain's football league, has asked Uefa to investigate Manchester City's summer of heavy spending in the transfer market . Read More »

Serge Aurier reveals what he did to earn Tottenham move

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Aurier says the move to the English Premier League is a relief. PSG offered me a new three-year deal, but I have left them for a new adventure. I wish Serge good courage in his new team. If I hadn't been mentally strong I would have cracked up. Danny Rose's explosive interview , where he outright questioned the club's ambition in the transfer market, fuelled a sense of frustration - but a late flurry of signings has gone some way to calm fears emanating from the Spurs support. Read More »

Mata believes Man Utd can win the Premier League

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Had it been after, such an acquisition could've cost them several more millions following the 222 million euros spent for the former Barcelona forward. And that is not short-term even if you leave. That's long-term. That's long-term. Never. When I went to Italy I always had in mind I had to go to Spain. Read More »

Lewis: Ravens Didn't Sign Kaepernick Because Of Girlfriends Tweet

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Ray Lewis (left) has been outspoken about Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest while Nessa Diab (right) has remained supportive of her boyfriend. "His girl [Kaepernick's girlfriend] goes out and put out this racist gesture and doesn't know we are in the back office about to try to get this guy signed", Lewis said . Read More »

Mancini 'favourite for West Ham'

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Payet told French magazine So Foot: "My managers understood that: when I sulk, they talk to me". West Ham would end the 2016-17 campaign in 11th place after Payet left and now sit bottom of the league - signs which Payet says would have derailed his chances at playing for France had he remained in England. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas Opens Up About Trade In Goodbye Letter To Boston

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While the reactions of his children were said to be most important to him, the piece also gives us some details about how Thomas found out about the trade . During his earlier days with the Thunder, Kendrick Perkins came up with the term " cupcake " to poke fun at some of their teammates who lack toughness inside the court. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez: I am exhausted of criticism

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I think he needs to comer back to full fitness, what he was not at Liverpool . Alexis Sanchez has been blasted by Chile's former under-20 coach Jose Sulantay, who claims the Arsenal star is "fatter than normal" and 'totally out of physical shape'. Read More »

Latest Rumours on Philippe Coutinho, Emre Can Contract

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Liverpool have confirmed he and Firmino, along with another eight returning internationals - Mohamed Salah , Ben Woodburn, Danny Ward , Dejan Lovren, Joe Gomez, Trent Alexander-Arnold, Dominic Solanke and Emre Can - all attended the club's Melwood training ground on Thursday, with Senegal global Sadio Mane reporting back late on Wednesday. Read More »

De Boer must be given time - Stam

It is understood that Palace have thought long and hard about sacking De Boer during the global break, with the 47-year-old needing to indicate a willingness to change his approach to stand any chance of clinging on to his job. After a month of umming and ahhing Palace opted for De Boer as Big Sam's successor in the Eagles dugout in June - just under eight months after his embarrassing 85 day spell at Inter Milan came to an end. Read More »

Del Potro keen for Federer rematch in NYC

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That gives me confidence. Prior to the start of del Potro's match, Nadal was asked about the possibility of playing him. Whether the 28-year-old will have the energy to do the same again must be doubtful. Nadal , the top seed this year and a two-time champion, looked like the 15-time Grand Slam champion he is during the last two rounds. Nine years after winning the U.S. Read More »

Birmingham becomes England's candidate to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

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The event became unexpectedly available in March, when the CGF stripped the South African city of Durban of the right to stage the Games because of financial issues. Birmingham has reportedly been chosen as England's representative in the bidding to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games. "I would also like to pay tribute to the hard-working and super-talented team that put the Liverpool Bid together and am sure in due course a lot of positives will come through for the city from their ... Read More »

Everton striker Rooney will ditch booze for Coleen and Koeman

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Pregnant wife Coleen, 31, was in Majorca at the time with her three sons. "Even now, with other players in front of him, I think it's a joy for everyone to have a left-back like him, he's so clever and determined". Coleen Rooney has had an extremely stressful week to say the least, after husband Wayne Rooney was arrested for drink-driving. Today Laura was spotted leaving her new job just days after quitting her old position at a property development company. Read More »

Red, white and blue: 4 Americans left at US Open

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She said she will take away lessons from the tournament including learning how to win when not playing her best and how to cope with pressure. I can't tell you how many times I have sat in this chair and had to hear, you know, how disgusting tennis is in America. Read More »

Lyon Roars as Australia Beat Bangladesh in Chittagong Test

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Ferris' mark from the two-test 1887 Ashes series, when Ferris picked up 18 wickets in the first two matches of his worldwide career. Australian off-spinner Nathan Lyon took three second-inning wickets in the first session Thursday to leave Bangladesh in serious trouble on the fourth day of the second test. Read More »

Mourinho takes serious shots at Arsenal boss Wenger

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Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho have not been the best of friends and the Manchester United manager has taken more shots at his Arsenal counterpart. "The flexibility of his ankle is good, his mobility is good, he is getting back to full fitness without many set-backs but overall it's hard to set a time". Read More »

Miami Dolphins vs Tampa Bay Bucs Rescheduled Due To Hurricane Irma

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As Hurricane Irma could strike South Florida this weekend, the Miami Dolphins are considering changing their home opener against Tampa Bay, which was originally scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m. The Week 1 game, which was originally slated to take place at 1 p.m. ET at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami , will instead be played in Week 11 of the National Football League season on Sunday, November 19. Read More »

Dolphins-Buccaneers game likely postponed until November

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The game was originally slated for 1 p.m. EDT Sunday at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, but due to Irma's potential track over South Florida, league officials determined conditions would not be safe. The Buccaneers and Dolphins shared a scheduled bye in Week 11. Fresh off the destruction Texas saw due to Hurricane Harvey this past week, Irma itself is now a Category 5 and is larger than the entire state of Ohio . Read More »