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Jaguars make an example out of rookie RB Leonard Fournette

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So if Fournette's absence contributes to a loss on Sunday at home against the Bengals, it could have long-lasting implications on their playoff prospects. He's been designated as one of Jacksonville's seven game-day inactive players. Chris Ivory will get the start in Fournette's place. Cann was added to the injury report Friday with a triceps injury. Read More »

American hopes for NYC marathon shocker

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Flanagan is the first American woman to win since 1977. Kenyan Mary Keitany, who had won in NY in each of the past three years and set a world record in April, finished second. At the London Marathon in April, she split a lightning-fast 1:06:54 for the first half, and such a strategy is unlikely to be employed on the more undulating NY course, though Keitany has indicated she will target the course record of 2:22:31. Read More »

Ovince Saint Preux vs

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Saint Preux pops up but Anderson takes him right back down. Anderson landed a solid right hand, though, and 45 seconds in landed a ideal double-leg takedown. Anderson clinches. Anderson really presses for the takedown and he gets a nice one on Saint Preux. Preux crushing Anderson with a head kick followed by a punching combination, Anderson grabs St. Read More »

Vandeweghe, Goerges advance to WTA Elite Trophy final

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Vandeweghe advanced with a convincing 6-3, 6-3 win over rising Australian star Ashleigh Barty on Saturday, while Goerges held serve throughout in her 6-3, 6-3 victory over seventh-seeded Anastasija Sevastova . In the battle between two powerful players on the fast-paced courts in Zhuhai , Goerges was the in-form player and it reflected on the scoreboard as she quickly strolled to clinch the first set 6-2 against Kristina Mladenovic after just 33 minutes of play. Read More »

Pochettino: When I joined Spurs were frightened of QPR, West Ham

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Mauricio Pochettino's fine work at Tottenham Hotspurs since his arrival at the English club in May 2014 and the victory in the Champions League last week against Real Madrid has seen the rumours start to swirl about the possibility of him making the leap to the dug-out at the Bernabéu next year if Zinedine Zidane, the current Madrid coach , is unable to turn things around, with Real Madrid now struggling with form. Read More »

No. 12 Washington tops OR 38-3, game by the numbers

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Pettis recorded his ninth return for a touchdown against OR at Husky Stadium. It did cost OR some losses to get there, but they will be better for it. In the video above, watch a recap of Washington's win over Oregon . Bierria and Ben Burr-Kirven must be able to slow down the Ducks run game and make OR put the ball in the air to have a chance on offense. Read More »

Arsene Wenger vows Arsenal will attack Manchester City

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Arsenal have won only once on the road all season, and crashed to a 4-0 defeat at Liverpool in August, but Wenger says they will not retreat into their shells at the Etihad Stadium . It seems the defensive frailties of last term under the Spaniard's watchful eye have been both resolved and counteracted, with the sheer number of goals the north west giants now convert overcoming nearly anything the opposition can throw at them. Read More »

Captain Kohli turns 29, receives bouquet of wishes

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Twitter woke up to #HappyBirthdayVirat trend as social media users started wishing the champion as soon as the clock turned to 12. Known as Indian run machine, Kohli holds the top position in One Day Internationals (ODIs) and also dominates in the shorter format as he is ranked number one in T20I too. Read More »

Gary Woodland tied for fourth in Shriners Hospitals for Children Open

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To get out of there bogey-free is kind of a miracle, to be honest". Battling swirling and gusting breezes all day, Spaun struggled to a two-over par 73 but stayed level with U.S. But Colsaerts, who led by five at the turn, carded 2-over 73 and gave the field hope. "The biggest accomplishment is still having a shot tomorrow to win the tournament". Read More »

Wilder knocks out Stiverne in first round to defend WBC heavyweight belt

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Of course, after what Wilder did to Stiverne last night, one can at least understand why Ortiz felt he need some help from his local chemist. Stiverne, of Canada, then slumped to the canvas and stayed motionless for some time before being helped up and into a chair where he was examined by the ring doctor at the Barclays Center arena in NY. Read More »

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Loses to Rose Namajunas at UFC 217

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How shocking was Namajunas' finish and the stone-cold manner in which she delivered it? Namajunas honed in on the Pole like a lion chasing its pretty and sent her hurtling towards the canvas again with a huge left hook. Jedrzejczyk was headed into the history books if she had won the fight. Jedrzejczyk, who was 14-0-0 in her MMA career, was looking to tie Ronda Rousey's record with a sixth straight title defense. Read More »

Browns reportedly give Joe Thomas a raise for final year of contract

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The Cleveland Browns amended the contract of stalwart offensive tackle Joe Thomas this week, making him the highest-paid offensive lineman in the NFL in 2018, according to league sources. The 32-year-old also received a raise of $1.5 million for 2018 of his base salary, which will now be $10.3 million. Thomas is still tentatively scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent in 2019, but the franchise's gesture of goodwill should speak volumes if the six-time first-team All Pro ever does ... Read More »

3 takeaways from win over NC State in Week 10

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With a chance to win, NC State shanked this field goal and forced the game to go to overtime .In the extra session, the Tigers held on to win. He's questionable and if he doesn't play, that's a significant blow to a N.C. Finley finished 31-of-50 for 338 yards with three touchdowns and two interceptions. Clemson: DE Austin Bryant. Clemson tied the score on special teams with 8:59 left in the first quarter when Ray-Ray McCloud weaved his way 77 yards through the Wolfpack coverage team on a ... Read More »

Costello will start at quarterback for Stanford

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It was the only touchdown for the Cardinal (6-2, 5-1 Pac-12), but it was all it needed for a 15-14 win. Most of the offense comes through the air, as Luke Falk has thrown for 2,576 yards and 23 touchdowns this year. Out is Keller Chryst , in is K.J. Costello. Nutile, making his second straight start, completed 22 of 30 passes with one interception as Temple (4-5, 2-3 American Athletic Conference) snapped a two-game skid. Read More »

The Barbarians Score Incredible 'Fake Penalty' Try Against The All Blacks

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Marshalled superbly by former All Blacks halfback Andy Ellis, a Barbarians team featuring 10 Kiwis in their starting side more than held their own in what was a virtual New Zealand trial for long-term selection spots. The Barbarians were on soon top and a quick tap penalty from close range led to their third try . This time Mo'unga did convert and the Barbarians led 17-5. Read More »

Penn State game to resume at 4:38 pm after weather delay

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Another tough matchup looms immediately for the Nittany Lions - maybe the most hard one they'll face the rest of the regular season. Penn State leads Michigan State 14-7 in what began as a passing duel. Fans took harbor in a pair of nearby campus buildings - the ice hockey arena and a classroom building where they were showing tapes of old Michigan State games. Read More »

Feleipe Franks Reportedly Told Randy Shannon He's Better Than Malik Zaire

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Malik Zaire , a graduate transfer from Notre Dame, started at quarterback for the Gators for the first time, in place of freshman Feleipe Franks . Feleipe Franks, the Gators' starter for much of the season, struggled against Georgia before being benched, but that wasn't almost enough to warrant sitting him against Missouri. Read More »

Bournemouth score last-gasp victor at Newcastle

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But Rafael Benitez's men failed to build on a strong opening half an hour and, in the end, Bournemouth could have won more comfortably had Callum Wilson not wasted a great chance and Pugh not been denied by the woodwork. "We've always been a team that has attacked with everyone and we need to get our fluidity back in that sense". "We were making mistakes in possession, easy mistakes, not because it was awesome pressing". Read More »

Stoke twice rallies for 2-2 draw against Leicester

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Crouch almost won it right at the death with another header but the result, coming on the back of a much-needed win at Watford last week, will have helped ease any pressure on Stoke boss Mark Hughes while Leicester's resurgence continued and they are now unbeaten in six games. Read More »

India vs New Zealand 2nd T20 Live Score Updates

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They will now face the host, India , in the second game of the three-match series. It's a bit of a surprise that these two experienced Kiwi bowlers have been ineffective with yorkers at the death, unlike the Indian duo of Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar. Read More »

IT'S OVER? Man Utd boss Mourinho agrees to release Shaw for loan

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As a result, loan offers will be considered in January with a view to putting Shaw in the shop window for the summer. 'He has been on the bench a few times recently but his injury problems are a concern. However, with full backs so integral to the way Pep Guardiola likes to play his style of football, they were rocked with the news that Benjamin Mendy had ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament to keep him out of action for the majority of the season. Read More »

JR Smith Dismisses Claim Cavaliers Tanked to Avoid Wizards in Playoffs

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When Rachel Nichols asked if he was saying Cleveland wanted to avoid them, Wall didn't hold back. The Washington Wizards would learn that the hard way Friday night. Everybody was playing. It's not like Bron [ LeBron James ] didn't play, Ky [ Kyrie Irving ] didn't play, Kev [Kevin Love] didn't play, like we were resting guys. Read More »

Del Potro ends season firing from all sides

Something that (is) completely normal and (I have) accepted and just try to fight". The 13th seed converted all his break points against Haase to set up a meeting with John Isner . "I will do my treatment and try to play London ". He made a concerted push to try to qualify following his heroics in NY, reaching the semi-finals of the Masters event in Shanghai, winning in Stockholm and then losing narrowly to Roger Federer in the final in Basel last weekend. Read More »

Goerges in semis WTA Elite Trophy

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Goerges will face Sevastova in the semifinals, while Vandeweghe will take on Barty. "After the first set, I lost a bit my focus and a little bit my tension on the body, so I wasn't as sharp as I was in the first set". Goerges has won her last seven matches, including the title in Moscow last month. We prefer to remember in 2017 the excellent Roland-Garros, the title of Saint-Petersburg and its three finals in Acapulco, Stuttgart and Madrid . Read More »

Celtics Storm Back For Road Win Over Thunder

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Al Horford scored 20 points on 8-of-10 shooting, while also hauling in eight rebounds. The Celtics and Thunder are the top-two teams in the National Basketball Association in defensive efficiency so far this season, and they share similarities across the board. Read More »

Abramovich Makes Huge Decision On Conte's Future, According To Reports

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It now seems unlikely that Conte will continue as Chelsea coach next season. But Conte was perfectly candid about his relationship with the 19 other managers now in the English top flight. New reports have surfaced stating that Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich is ready to sack Blues boss Antonio Conte. "Mr Abramovich was in Cobham on Sunday after the Bournemouth game to watch the training, to speak", added Conte. Read More »

Are the Cleveland Cavaliers doomed with Tristan Thompson out?

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Channing Frye isn't a very good basketball player and at his age, it's pretty wonderful to think that he's still in the league. Speaking to Rachel Nichols and Paul Pierce of ESPN's The Jump , Beal didn't hesitate to declare his team as the best in the Eastern Conference. Read More »

Predicted Spurs line up to face Crystal Palace

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Palace remain rooted at the bottom of the Premier League but a stunning victory over Chelsea last month proves they could still be a threat. "It is always hard to play after a game on Wednesday and also because the result was massive, but we must be ready". Read More »