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Ezekiel Elliott withdrawing appeal, will serve remainder of suspension

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The Cowboys running back has chose to forgo filing further appeals and will serve the remainder of his six-game suspension, Elliott's agents said in a statement Wednesday. That's not what I want to represent to my family. The NFL conducted a 13-month investigation into the allegations. Elliott's arguments were rejected after the case moved to the NFL's preferred venue in NY, where two federal courts gave wide deference to Goodell's powers under the NFL's collective bargaining agreement, ... Read More »

Indians' Corey Kluber named American League Cy Young Award victor

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Kluber took the loss in the decisive Game 5 after giving up three runs in 3.2 innings. Both pitchers posted phenomenal seasons. Of Kluber's 107 pitches, 73 found the strike zone. He did his best work in August and September, when he was 10-1 with a 1.42 ERA. In July it was at.500. Despite spending a month on the disabled list, Kluber threw more than 203 innings, as he went at least six full innings in 25 of his 29 starts this season. Read More »

Gomez Pleased With England Debut

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Southgate believes his players face a tougher task against a side he deems to be the "best team in the world". "They're not going to face more hard tests than they've had in the two matches we've just had". But the goalkeeper, winning his 75th cap, was happy to push the spotlight towards Gomez . "It's a good way of training, of working - of seeing what's lacking so that we could win. Read More »

Long out at Arkansas?

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He since served as the first chairman of the College Football Playoff Selection Committee. Following the Petrino firing, Long agreed to a new contract in 2013 that raised his annual salary to $1.1 annually by the following summer. What was said in the executive session was not disclosed, but Long has come under public pressure over the football team's performance. Nationally, Long has been regarded as one of the top athletic directors in the country, and his name is regularly mentioned when ... Read More »

Day Buzzers -- The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, January 26 by Guggenheim. On October 26 analysts at Credit Suisse Group released a research note on KO stating a rating of "Buy" and establishing a price target of $51.00. The company's P/E ratio is now valued at 21.6, with a forward P/E of 14.83. The Company's divisions are Technical Services and Support Services. Since May 24, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $17.26 million activity. Read More »

Italy reacts to World Cup failure

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Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura has so far refused to resign, although his dismissal is considered to be inevitable. Ventura, who was widely criticised throughout the qualification campaign, has refused to address speculation about his future. Read More »

Jedinak scores hat-trick to send Australia to World Cup

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Maynor Figueroa pulled a goal back in the fourth minute of stoppage time, scrambling home from a corner, but it was of little consolation to a Honduras side who will watch from the sidelines as Australia take on the world at Russian Federation 2018. Read More »

Bills bench Tyrod Taylor, will start Nathan Peterman at QB

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Buffalo Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor has been benched in favor of Nathan Peterman as the team's Week 11 starter versus the Los Angeles Chargers . "As a decision maker, you have to be willing to take calculated risks to et where you want to go to", added McDermott. The dual-threat QB has also rushed for 237 yards and two TDs. Read More »

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian to Wednesday on Thursday

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A source told DM: 'Serena and Alexis have spared no expense on their dream wedding, which is estimated to cost $1million. The couple will wed in New Orleans, People reported, with guests arriving as early as Wednesday. Serena and Alexis chose the Contemporary Arts Center because of its incredible architecture and history. Serena has been showing sweet photos of her new baby girl all over social media lately, and in one picture, Alexis and Olympia sat together in the bathtub. Read More »

Rugby World Cup 2023 hosts to be decided today

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On Oct. 31, an evaluation report undertaken by World Rugby and third-party experts unanimously picked South Africa as the "optimal choice". Both Ireland and France went on an offensive following the report. That, it turns out, counted for nothing as France secured their second World Cup since 2007. Last week it emerged that IRFU chief executive Philip Browne had strongly questioned the scores given to South Africa in the areas of " Stadia " " Security " "Major event hosting experience" ... Read More »

Manchester United determined to keep Marouane Fellaini despite rejected contract

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United are keen for the Belgium worldwide to stay but negotiations, which began last season, have dragged on after he rejected an offer in September. United remain hopeful that they can still reach an agreement with him. Fellaini has emerged as a key part of Mourinho's team, after he endured a hard start when signing for David Moyes for £27.5m in the summer of 2013. Read More »

Everton to double Silva's wages and offer January warchest

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And there was support from ex-Leicester talent spotter Steve Walsh, who was keen to bring in Allardyce with former Foxes boss Craig Shakespeare as assistant. They offered Watford £8.5million in compensation for the Portuguese earlier this week, but the Hornets rejected the proposal out of hand. David Unsworth has tried his best to steady the Toffees ship since taking over on an interim basis, although he has found wins hard to find as well, but recorded his first just before the start of ... Read More »

Kyrie Irving gives his jersey, shoes to soldiers on military appreciation night

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Aware of the inevitable "media frenzy" that will come with the Celtics' winning streak as well as Thursday's showdown with the defending champion Warriors , Irving said he was "looking forward to all that hoopla". "It sure looks like Boston is the team of the future in the East, with the assets that they still have and their young talent and their coaching, and Kyrie [Irving] is fantastic", Kerr said after practice Tuesday. Read More »

Coburn 'troubled' by Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's 'trial in the press'

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Speaking at a House Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday, Sessions said he had "no reason to doubt" the women who have made the allegations against Moore. The national Democratic Party, however, has yet to directly invest in the Alabama race beyond funds to build the state party, and has not changed that stance since the Moore allegations surfaced. Read More »

United Nations Articles, Photos, and Videos

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The resolution urges countries to give safe passage to all players, officers and officials participating in the Olympics, to have safe access and allow them to participate at the Games, as well as mobilising youth around the world for peace. Read More »

Why I attacked Tyson Fury - Anthony Joshua

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Talks for a world heavyweight title unification fight between the pair have begun with Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn flying to NY last week to meet with Wilder representatives. Wilder (39-0-38KO) is a big puncher who has only been the distance once in his undefeated career - against Bermane Stiverne in 2015 and he finished Stiverne inside one round of their rematch earlier this month. Read More »

Duke Basketball: Star Freshman Bagley Makes Early Impression on ACC

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Trevon Duval is adding 11.5 points and 10 assists per contest. That being said, Michigan State had a similar dominating start to the season with a 32-point victory over North Florida. I think the Spartans will take their learning experiences from a year ago and turn it into some big wins this year. But it's hard to imagine Allen facing many better defensive teams than Michigan State , and if he can drop 37 on the Spartans, he could be in for a monster statistical year. Read More »

After three appeals, NCAA clears State guard Braxton Beverly

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State this season", Tompsett said. The NCAA issued a statement announcing the decision Tuesday, less than two hours before the Wolfpack hosted Bryant. Beverly was granted a release from the University after then-head coach of the Buckeyes Thad Matta had been relieved of his coaching duties. The NCAA recently denied an appeal, leading to the school's request for reconsideration last week. Read More »

Redskins lose momentum against Vikings as defensive problems mount

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The Washington Redskins came into Sunday's game determined not to lose momentum after a huge road win in Seattle last week. The win demonstrated what the Redskins defense could be at their best: disciplined, hard-hitting and talented. The opposite nearly happened Sunday. Redskins: WR Ryan Grant was initially cleared of, and then ruled out with, a concussion. Trae Waynes was stride-for-stride with Maurice Harris in the first quarter, but the receiver made a one-handed catch for a ... Read More »

Sock keeps hopes alive with win over erratic Cilic

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For Cilic, it was the second successive match in which he had led by a break in the final set only to lose, having already done so against Alex Zverev on Sunday. "I'm excited to excited to keep winning and keep my hopes alive this week". Ultimately, the more experienced Croat Cilic, who has a poor record in the end-of-season finals, proved just too erratic, mixing his 35 outright winners with 37 unforced errors. Read More »

Meghan Markle officially won't be returning to 'Suits'

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Patrick wants to pursue other things and he's realised his time at Suits has come to an end. They were waiting for Gabriel Macht to sign. "They all have things going on in their lives, we'll see what happens", Korsh told Deadline last September when asked if all the remaining series regulars will return for a potential Season 8. Read More »

So Oscar De La Hoya Wants to Fight Conor McGregor?

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Secretly training. I'm faster than ever, and stronger than ever. "For me, I think the promotion should have Conor and his guests in a better position", explained Ryan to MMA Fighting . The Las Vegas megafight on August 26 between the unbeaten Mayweather and boxing novice McGregor broke box office records and captured the world's attention. Read More »

MCL injury to sideline Aaron Jones 3-6 weeks

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Ian Rapoport of NFL Network described Jones' injury as a "sprained MCL" on Sunday. The fifth-round pick leads the team with 370 yards rushing. While it's always unfortunate to see a player get injured, it is exciting for BYU football fans to have Williams get more run. Read More »

Judges bribery case: SC reserves order on maintainability of plea

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The court said that the CJI was competent to assign the matter and observed that seeking recusal of Justice Khanwilkar was further damaging to the institution. The petition, filed by advocate Anupam Tripathi, said tigers were being killed either by poisoning by locals or the authorities, shooting by forest guards or by poaching. Read More »

Defender Andrew Robertson frustrated by start to his Liverpool career

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Klopp had earlier said on Clyne's injury, "Nathaniel is working hard on his rehab and we have kept a close eye on his progress, but the reality is we are looking at some time still before he is back and available for selection". Mane, who featured in the Reds' win at West Ham on November 4 after five games out having been injured on global duty, is due back at their Melwood training ground on Tuesday. Read More »

Newton, Panthers hammer Dolphins 45-21 for 3rd straight win

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On offense, Miami finished with over 100 yards on the ground, but never threatened to sustain drives or find enough consistency to create balance. The Panthers' running game as a whole was in form for the second game in a row, as the team rushed for a season-high 296 yards in the win. Read More »

Trump asked Xi to look at cases of UCLA basketball players

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China has steadfastly opposed what it calls USA meddling in the dispute over waters also claimed by several South-east Asian nations, and has baulked at the USA navy's incursions into what Beijing considers its territorial waters. Since coming to office 16 months ago, the firebrand leader has been conciliatory to Beijing, despite a ruling by an global arbitration court favoring the Philippines in its territorial dispute with China. Read More »

Giants owners in statement: 'Ben McAdoo is our head coach'

From veterans like Joe Staley all the way to rookies like Kendrick Bourne , it was obvious that their first victory of 2017 carried serious weight. Injury Update: Standout guard Rodger Saffold left the game with an ankle injury and didn't return, but McVay said it's not serious. The young lineman was abused by Atlanta's Adrian Clayborn as he ended the night with a career-high six sacks. Read More »

Red Sox Player Has Perfect Game In World Series

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Betts took some of his free time this offseason to participate in the 2017 World Series of Bowling Sunday at the National Bowling Stadium in Reno, Nevada. Betts made his debut in PBA World Series competition in 2015. That's where I usually try to bowl but Betts just does it way better than I do. Mookie Betts , from the Boston Red Sox , has become one of the best outfielders in all of baseball over the past few seasons. Read More »

Korea joint exercise in Sea of Japan gets underway

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This is the first time the three supercarriers are sailing together in the same region in almost 10 years, making it clear that the Trump administration is determined to flex its muscles against the Kim Jong-un regime. The MSDF destroyers Inazuma, Makinami and Ise joined the carriers USS Ronald Reagan, USS Nimitz and USS Theodore Roosevelt , along with a dozen or so other U.S. Read More »

Los Angeles Dodgers' Cody Bellinger named NL Rookie of the Year

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He didn't earn his spot on the Yankees' roster until the final days of spring training, but by July - after winning the Home Run Derby and starting in the All-Star Game - he was being discussed as the new face of baseball, thanks to his marketable mixture of prodigious power, extreme size (6-foot-7, 280 pounds) and humble personality. Read More »