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Eagles & Jaguars Are Both Interested In Trading For Calvin Johnson


The Eagles, are reportedly, one of the teams interested and according to Steve Albritton, they're " aggressively pursuing " the six-time Pro Bowl 32-year-old wide out. "I don't really think about it too much because I got so much going on". With the Eagles outside receivers in Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith struggling, Johnson - if he does want to play - may make some sense for the Birds. Read More »

Heathrow to probe leak of security files

A USB stick containing high-level security information details of London's Heathrow airport was found on the street by a pedestrian, according to reports. Concurrently, a spokesman for the airport confirmed that Heathrow is now investigating whether the device turned up as a result of an "incompetent data breach" or if someone intentionally stole its sensitive files and possibly sold them on the dark web . Read More »

Top eight starts to a Premier League season


Leroy Sane and Fernandinho put City in front in the 10th and 15th minutes either side of Jay Rodriguez's equaliser. Substitute Raheem Sterling's second-half goal ensured Man City won their ninth Premier League game of the season. "We conceded just three chances and then you see how many we created, clear, clear chances, and you score just three goals, always you have regret". "He is a strong player, technically and physically strong and we will talk about him, but I have already studied ... Read More »

Man Utd fans should support Lukaku: Mourinho


Mourinho, under contract with United until 2019, has aspirations of managing on the global stage in the future and would like to guide a side to a major tournament. "They paid their ticket, they can do what they want". Romelu Lukaku has not scored for five games. They are some of the best central defenders in football. Read More »

JuJu Smith-Schuster's 97-yard TD reception is longest in Steelers' history


The Steelers now lead the Lions, 20-15, with less than five minutes remaining in the game. Down 13-12, the Lions were poised to take the lead in some fashion when they had first-and-goal from the 4. Roethlisberger was impressed that Smith-Schuster got mad at himself for dropping a pass on third down early in the fourth quarter. Stafford completed 27-of-45 passes as he averaged 9.4 yards per attempt. Read More »

Georgia Has its Highest Ranking in AP Poll Since 2008


Five SEC teams were represented in the AP Top 25 with No. 1 Alabama followed by No. 2 Georgia, No. 16 Auburn, No. 19 LSU , No. 21 Mississippi State. 1 ranking while the Georgia Bulldogs have moved into the No. 2 spot, their highest ranking in the AP Poll since the 2008 season. Be that as it may, Clemon's biggest issue is that they have the worst loss of any of the teams fighting for a spot, dropping a 27-24 contest to a now 4-4 Syracuse team. Read More »

Zach Miller suffers knee injury in a frustrating Bears loss


At a painful first glance - and a second one, too - it's hard to understand why an apparent Chicago Bears touchdown was reversed during the third quarter Sunday in New Orleans . Referee Carl Cheffers told a pool reporter that Miller did not complete "the process of the catch". He then fell to the ground with the ball still in his possession. Read More »

Wolff Critical of F1 Stewarding after Lack of Verstappen Penalty in Mexico

Hamilton needed just a ninth-place finish to win the Drivers' Championship for a fourth time, but a first-lap puncture succumbed him to the back of the pack and a first-lap pit stop. "The last seven days were not the most glorious in decision-making", said Wolff in Mexico, when asked about the lack of action taken against Verstappen. Read More »

Eden Hazard strike keeps Chelsea in title hunt

The Belgian scored the only goal of the game early in the second half at the Vitality during Saturday's late kick-off, expertly latching on to Alvaro Morata's lovely pass before firing past Begovic at the keeper's near post. "We didn't concede a lot of chances and I think we deserved to win". "I'm fully ready for the next game, I just want to play", Hazard told the club's website. Read More »

Phillies to hire Gabe Kapler as manager


Kapler , 42, has managed before - he served as a minor-league skipper during his one-year retirement in 2007. They won't announce the move until after the World Series ends. The position went to Dave Roberts, who now has that team in the World Series. Kapler is extremely health conscience and stressed fitness, weight lifting, and proper nutrition during his playing career. Read More »

David Unsworth: 'Everton boss will need time'


Goals from Jamie Vardy and Demarai Gray inside the first half hour at King Power Stadium put paid to Everton's hopes of avoiding a seventh consecutive game without a win in all competitions, but Unsworth was pleased with the improvement he saw in the second half. Read More »

West Brom boss Pulis admits Man City are on a roll


However, the hosts got back on level terms just three minutes later, with Jay Rodriguez scoring from a Gareth Barry assist. And now they come up against a West Brom side looking for their first win in the league since the 19th August. City's 28 points equalled the tally accrued by Chelsea in 2005 and Manchester City themselves in 2011 - and both those sides went on to win the title - but neither of those teams could match the plus-29 goal difference of Guardiola's charges. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Is Reportedly Excluded From NFL Players and Owners Meeting

He used a self-described "figure of speech" when he said "we can't have the inmates running the prison" during a closed-door meeting between team owners. "At this point, the ball is in their court", Jenkins said. Players have remained pretty level-headed, and we will continue to do so. "Guys are working around the league". Read More »

Kyle Busch survives emotional Martinsville race


Hamlin's Joe Gibbs Racing teammate, Kyle Busch made a pass for the lead on the final circuit before Hamlin triggered a multi auto mess on the frontstretch coming to the checkers. The favorite to win the title, Truex said he is confident enough he will make it to next months finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway without having to bump Busch out of his way to grab the automatic berth. Read More »

England claim first Ashes points


An unbeaten captain's knock of 88 from Heather Knight has helped England defeat Australia by 20 runs in the final ODI of the womens' Ashes. The next match in the series is the Test, which begins at North Sydney Oval at 2:30pm on the 9th of November. Read More »

North Korea conducts mass-evacuation drills as threat of war heightens

Being the leader of North Korea is not just about nuclear bomb tests. Blackout drills require citizens to minimize lighting to hide themselves from enemies, particularly enemy aircraft. Although, one defector from North Korea, who lived in Pyongyang, told the news outlet he remembers these types of drills taking place "sometimes three times a year ... Read More »

Oakland Raiders 14-34 Buffalo Bills: LeSean McCoy stars in Bills victory


The Raiders potent offense marched down the field in four minutes to return the margin within two scores, but the Bills responded with a six minute drive that effectively ended any chance of an Oakland comeback. The Bills keep surprising everyone this season. That became 13 points when Carr was picked off again when Preston Brown, having nearly snaffled an errant pass two plays earlier, again made the crucial touch and this time tipped it into the hands of a diving Micah Hyde - setting up ... Read More »

QBs Prescott, Cousins in focus as Dallas Cowboys meet Washington


This Sunday the Dallas Cowboys (3-3) will be traveling to the nation's capital to play the Washington Redskins (3-3) in the next act in a rivalry that is as old as time itself. Elliott fumbled on the first play (forced by Redskins defensive lineman Matt Ioannidis ), and cornerback Josh Norman recovered to hand the offense the ball on the Dallas 29. Read More »

Roger Federer overcomes Juan Martin Del Potro in Swiss Indoors final

Del Potro served out the match to move into a semi-final against second-seeded defending champion Marin Cilic , who struggled for three hours to beat 100th-ranked Hungarian qualifier Marton Fucsovics 7-6 (7/3), 5-7, 7-6 (7/4). "I'm doing well, but in the final, anything can happen". "I'm having a good end of year, it's giving me motivation looking forward to next year". Read More »

Most Texans players join 11 Seahawks in protest


McNair, who has since apologized for the comments, said that the NFL " can't have the inmates running the prison " for not punishing players who do not stand for the national anthem. McNair met with the players on Saturday , then released another statement in which he claimed the "inmates" comment was a reference to the league office, not the players. Read More »

Markelle Fultz out indefinitely with right shoulder injury

After a three-week rest period, Fultz will be re-evaluated, possibly with an eye on surgery. The troubling aspect for Sixers fans is how often they've seen their No. On Wednesday, the 76ers said Fultz was expected to miss three games, which would have put him on track to return for Wednesday's home clash against the Atlanta Hawks. Read More »

Falcons vs Jets Week 8 Game Recap


It was their third straight loss , dropping them to 3-5. Josh McCown had a bad snap exchange and fumbled on another play - but recovered - and Jeremy Kerley had a costly muffed punt. Ryan had another botched snap going for 2 after a touchdown and the pressure stopped that conversion. Kicker Chandler Catanzaro then pushed his 46-yard attempt wide for his second miss of the day. Read More »

Almost entire Texans team protests after owner firestorm


ESPN reported that the Texans held a players meeting Saturday at their Seattle hotel after McNair twice apologized for his comment that was reported Friday in an ESPN The Magazine story about an October 17 owners meeting in NY following a session the previous day with about a dozen player representatives. Read More »

Patriots Hold Off Chargers 21-13 for 4th Straight Win


Stephen Gostkowski tacked on four field goals. After an offside penalty, the Chargers gave up a 71-yard kick return to Dion Lewis . However, the Chargers would fail to convert a two-point conversion, giving the Patriots a five-point lead, 18-13. Read More »

Tottenham Hitman Kane Ruled Out Of Man United Clash


Kane now race to be for for Wednesday's Champions League clash with Real Madrid and Spurs boss Pochettino said: "We can not take a risk". "We will see about Wednesday for Real Madrid but for tomorrow, impossible". "Maybe many people expect that [we'll struggle], but for us, no. We have Fernando [Llorente] and if you remember last season when Harry was out for many games we played with Son [Heung-min]". Read More »

Real Madrid beaten in Girona amid Catalan crisis


Los Blancos broke the deadlock after 12 minutes as Isco finished from close range, after Bono could only parry Cristiano Ronaldo's strike. Aday Benitez crossed from the left for Portu , whose header beat Kiko Casilla in the Madrid goal, but again Girona were denied by the post. Read More »

Caroline Wozniacki stands firm to claim WTA Finals title


Her aggressive approach proved too much for her 37-year-old American opponent after the sixth seed edged a tight first set. Romania's Simona Halep, meanwhile, will end the season as world number one, despite failing to make it out of the group stage in Singapore. Read More »

LeBron James Says Cavaliers Are 'Fine' Despite Early Season Struggles


SB Nation published a piece about Rose on Friday that included some very introspective quotes from the former league MVP. "It's a long season, we're out two starting point guards, alright?" In more ways than one. Because if we're scoring, then we can get back and get set. "At some point, we'll get exhausted of being a.500 ballclub". "At some point, we'll get exhausted of being a.500 ballclub". Read More »

Washington State vs. Arizona live stream


Talented yet often injured running back Nick Wilson could be out with an ankle injury, so expect Rich Rodriguez to lean heavily on Tate's scrambling ability. The Washington State Cougars ground game is averaging 89.1 yards per contest, and Jamal Morrow leads the way with 412 yards and three touchdowns. "It's a lose-lose situation (for them)". Read More »

Saquon Barkley Returns Opening Kickoff for TD Against Ohio State


Then, after a Tyler Davis field goal got Penn State within 21-17, a play for the ages: Marcus Allen blocked a 45-yard field goal attempt by Ohio State's Tyler Durbin, with Grant Haley scooping it up and hustling 60 yards to the end zone for the go ahead score and a change in direction for the Penn State program. Read More »

No. 9 Notre Dame stays hot, blasts No. 14 NC State


Most teams might be happy to get four yards on a run up the middle, but, as Irish fans have come to expect, the seas parted and there was room for Adams to run. Needless to say, this was a huge play to start the game for the Wolfpack. After notching three critical pass break-ups in the first half, Love was back at it in the second, disrupting the Wolfpack's opening drive with his second interception return for a touchdown of the season. Read More »