• Raiders put Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve
Raiders put Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve

Taking a first round kicker seemed like a laughable thing to do at the time (and it still is, honestly), but Janikowski has done all he can to reward the Raiders for their faith in him. He is 9-for-11 on field goals in the preseason in his career. Janikowski , in his 17th season with Oakland, had been nursing a back injury and was initally ...

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  • Louisiana Tech loses almost 90 yards on one play
Louisiana Tech loses almost 90 yards on one play

After looking at second-and-goal, Louisiana Tech fumbled the ball and craziness ensued. Louisiana Tech was getting blown out by Mississippi State in the fourth quarter. The Bulldogs recovered at their own seven yard line, which meant it was.third and 93 (goal-to-go). Teammate Aeris Williams rushed for 107 yards, all coming in the first half...

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  • USC's Darnold looks for quick rebound from
USC's Darnold looks for quick rebound from "weird" opener

The senior signal-caller finished 15-of-28 for 172 yards and two touchdowns. The two teams are coming off vastly different weeks - though they both resulted in wins. Feeling the Love: For a moment last weekend Stanford fans forgot the name Christian McCaffrey , as running back Bryce Love filled his shoes admirably , rumbling for 180 yards on ...

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  • Srisakat Sor Rungvisai dominates Chocolatito; scores devastating 4th round TKO
Srisakat Sor Rungvisai dominates Chocolatito; scores devastating 4th round TKO

Unfortunately, Rungvisai is going to be the fighter most remember in regards to Gonzalez's career due to their two high profile bouts. "I am blessed by God for giving me this opportunity", Chocolatito said. Loeffler took things a step further. "Right now my only thoughts are on Nieves but of course I want to fight the best in the division". The f...

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  • Jackson, No. 17 Cardinals open ACC play against Tar Heels
Jackson, No. 17 Cardinals open ACC play against Tar Heels

Jackson passed for 393 yards and three scores while also running for 132 yards and three touchdowns . The last came on a spinning-through-tacklers 11-yard run with 3:06 left to punctuate a dominant fourth-quarter effort by the Cardinals (2-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference).

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  • PCB announces schedule for Pakistan vs Sri Lanka series in UAE
PCB announces schedule for Pakistan vs Sri Lanka series in UAE

The Test series will begin on September 28 in Abu Dhabi before the second Test in Dubai, which also hosted a day-night Test against West Indies past year. The second and third T20 will be played on September 13 and 15, respectively. However, "Some players have also said that they do not want to speak to the media at all, and their wishes will be re...

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  • Marijne appointed India men's hockey team coach, Harendra to guide women's squad
Marijne appointed India men's hockey team coach, Harendra to guide women's squad

In a surprising move, women's national hockey coach Sjoerd Marijne was on Friday named chief coach of the men side, replacing the sacked Roelant Oltmans . "In my opinion the appointment defies logic". Secondly, Oltmans has imbibed the Dutch style of hockey into the players, which has worked well to an extent.

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  • UFC 215 Predictions: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 9/9/17
UFC 215 Predictions: Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko 9/9/17

Valentina Shevchenko will finally get her shot at championship gold at UFC 215 , when she faces titleholder Amanda Nunes for the second time. The fight got off to an inauspicious start. Nunes 29, has smashed her way to the top of her class like a wrecking ball over the past 14 months. Nunes also defended her title in a 48-second KO win over R...

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  • Cheika finds positives in 'disappointing' Wallabies draw
Cheika finds positives in 'disappointing' Wallabies draw

After powerful scrum earned South Africa a penalty five metres out, Jantjies gave South Africa a late lead. Bernard Foley nailed a clutch 40-meter penalty with nine minutes to go to level the scores, and the Wallabies smothered an after-the-siren dropped-goal attempt from Elton Jantjies to deny South Africa victory.

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  • Gross hits two as Brighton get first Premier League win since return
Gross hits two as Brighton get first Premier League win since return

I hope we can offer him a new contract and tie him down, we will speak next week about what Jonny is thinking and what he wants to do. "We tried absolutely everything, but I think it was not the salary". Pulis said: "He's got to knuckle down to get back into the team and start showing everyone how good of a player he is again". "But yeah, it wa...

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  • Pep Guardiola hoping Ederson will make swift return after Sadio Mane collision
Pep Guardiola hoping Ederson will make swift return after Sadio Mane collision

I am so sorry he was hurt during our accidental collision on the pitch and am sorry for him that he could not complete the match because of it. "I don't think it's a red card, he didn't see him". "If we lose too much confidence because of this game, we make a mistake". He added Mane's red card was a "game-changer" but that even with his side do...

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  • Stoke City 2-2 Manchester United: Three things we learnt
Stoke City 2-2 Manchester United: Three things we learnt

Each of the three times he has started the season with four straight wins his team has gone on to win the title. Marcus Rashford and Romelu Lukaku had put United in front after Maxim Choupo-Moting's opener only for the Cameroon global to equalise with his second of the game.

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  • Watch Tracy McGrady's Ultimate Career Mixtape
Watch Tracy McGrady's Ultimate Career Mixtape

On Friday night, the newest class of inductees into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame was honored, with former Toronto Raptors , Orlando Magic and Houston Rockets forward Tracy McGrady among the 11 members. He failed to get out of the first round of the Playoffs at any point in his career. It doesn't matter how many playoff gam...

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  • Froome keeps his lead entering decisive Spanish Vuelta stage
Froome keeps his lead entering decisive Spanish Vuelta stage

At this point, Froome still had the luxury of teammate Pouls for company, and when the gradient kicked up in the final kilometres, the pair simply rode away from everyone else to take second and third on the stage, emphatically sealing a Tour-Vuelta double for the Englishman.

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  • Holes in Huskers defense, Lee INTs lead Ducks to large halftime lead
Holes in Huskers defense, Lee INTs lead Ducks to large halftime lead

Nebraska cuts the OR lead to 42-35 with just under three minutes to play. Oregon State's comeback in November's Civil War victory was fueled by its ability to run the ball. Pierson-El juggled the ball for a second and used the OR defensive back to help come up with the slick grab. OR leads 14-7 with 3:03 left in the first quarter.

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  • Canucks sign restricted free-agent center Horvat to six-year extension
Canucks sign restricted free-agent center Horvat to six-year extension

A native of Rodney, Ont., Horvat has steadily improved over his first three National Hockey League seasons. After a 2016-17 campaign in which he set career highs in goals, assists and shots on goal, Horvat earned himself a significant pay bump.

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  • Fifita praised for his performance in All Blacks-Argentina clash
Fifita praised for his performance in All Blacks-Argentina clash

The Chiefs-based Kane Hames is a near certainty to step into the breach at loosehead, while Blues player Pauliasi Manu is a potential squad replacement. In the first half, as the All Blacks continued to suffer from the indecision and handling errors that plagued them in their last Test against Australia, Argentina were quick to cash in.

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  • Arkansas wide receiver Brandon Martin out vs. TCU
Arkansas wide receiver Brandon Martin out vs. TCU

Embarrassingly better, the Razorbacks discovered. SEC nonconference CBS televised Saturday afternoon nonconference clash before a sellout 73,668 at Reynolds Razorback Stadium. "And he doinked it with a flawless snap and ideal protection". "It's just a fun time of year", Bret Bielema said. "Every time it seemed momentum was going to swing our way ...

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  • Robert Lewandowski Wants Bayern Munich To Spend More
Robert Lewandowski Wants Bayern Munich To Spend More

Both squads had enough time to prepare for the upcoming duel because of the worldwide break and most players should be well rested meaning that we should be witnessing some quality performances and top level soccer. Thiago himself is coming back from injury, but did start against Bremen in the 2-0 win in Week 2. The Spaniard excelled last seaso...

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  • Franck Ribery: Bayern Munich exit is at the
Franck Ribery: Bayern Munich exit is at the "back of my head"

Hoffenheim dominated the first-half, and although the second-half was marred with Bayern chances, goalkeeper Oliver Baumann pulled off a string of saves from Franck Ribery and Lewandowksi (who earlier hit the crossbar). Prior to leading his side out in their 1-1 draw against Brazil, the 26-year-old spent five weeks recovering from a thigh injur...

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