• The Anticipated Sidney Jones Debut Is Here
The Anticipated Sidney Jones Debut Is Here

Sunday marks the anniversary of the last time Jones played - in the Peach Bowl as a member of the Washington Huskies against Alabama. If we're truly honest with ourselves, the Philadelphia Eagles 19-10 "win" over a hapless Oakland Raiders squad probably gave fans more to worry about with the playoffs on the horizon.

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  • Bears' loss to Vikings one last failure in John Fox's likely finale
Bears' loss to Vikings one last failure in John Fox's likely finale

The Bears finished the season with a 5-11 record, a two-game improvement over their 2016 campaign. Murray had 111 yards rushing on 22 carries. He also gave up a safety. NOTES: The Vikings encouraged fans to arrive a minimum of 45 minutes before kickoff to ensure they could get through security. Minnesota came through with a big stop at the goal l...

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  • Crystal Palace Penalty Almost Ends Man City's Unbeaten Run
Crystal Palace Penalty Almost Ends Man City's Unbeaten Run

Manchester City face an anxious wait over injuries to Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne , who were both taken off in the 0-0 draw at Crystal Palace . Maybe it was a penalty, the referee made that decision so that's okay. "They are a good team", Guardiola told BT Sport. "We've got the players in the dressing room to go forward - and it's only...

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  • Holly Holm gets a ton of praise from Dana White
Holly Holm gets a ton of praise from Dana White

She has gone 1-3 in her last four fights, including an 0-2 record in title fights. Shevchenko exposed Holm on the feet with her muay thai, leaving Holm struggling to connect with any real velocity when it was her turn to strike back. "In her senior year of high school we were sitting at one of the grills in Albuquerque and I looked across the tab...

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  • Did Nike just accidentally leak Philippe Coutinho's transfer to Barcelona?
Did Nike just accidentally leak Philippe Coutinho's transfer to Barcelona?

Such has been the form of the attacking midfielder that his future has once again become a hot topic of discussion with countless reports suggesting that the Catalan giants may even attempt to make another move for Coutinho in the January window.

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  • Cowboys Take Down Hokies, Win Camping World Bowl
Cowboys Take Down Hokies, Win Camping World Bowl

The first down eventually led to a Matt Ammendola 38-yard field goal that gave OSU a two-score lead it would not relinquish. The News Press will have more content on the game as the night goes on. The Cowboys finally finished a drive just before the half. Rudolph, poised, never forced things; the 19-yard scramble led to a TD pass to Dillon S...

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  • Giannis Antetokounmpo's game-winning dunk riles Thunder, who say refs missed call
Giannis Antetokounmpo's game-winning dunk riles Thunder, who say refs missed call

Thunder players and their coach seemed resigned to their fate. Obviously, he stepped out of bounds . Milwaukee rallied from 20 points down in the third quarter on Thursday to beat Minnesota, then jumped to a 22-point first-half lead against Oklahoma City and held on.

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  • Liberians, Paris Saint-Germain, others hail Weah's presidential victory
Liberians, Paris Saint-Germain, others hail Weah's presidential victory

Ms Howard-Taylor is the ex-wife of former Liberian president Charles Taylor, who is serving 50 years in a British prison for war crimes in neighbouring Sierra Leone. Preliminary results showed Mr Weah won Tuesday's run-off with 61.5 per cent of the vote , based on more than 98 per cent of the ballots cast. He played for top local clubs before start...

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  • Winning debut for Carvalhal as Swansea beat Watford 2-1
Winning debut for Carvalhal as Swansea beat Watford 2-1

The result lifts Swansea off the foot of the table, with fellow struggler West Bromwich Albion set to face Arsenal on Monday (AEDT). It was the hosts who eventually made the breakthrough. For Watford , a fifth defeat from six league matches sees them stay in 10th place. Carvalhal, who is Swansea's fifth permanent manager in two years, said...

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  • Manchester City quality nothing new for Premier League, says Roy Hodgson
Manchester City quality nothing new for Premier League, says Roy Hodgson

Vincent Kompany is a doubt with a muscle problem though is nearing a return to fitness. However, with so many quality attacking players at his disposal few neutrals will feel sorry for him and, even if they come up against a side as Newcastle were in midweek, they should have enough quality to hurt Palace if they can get the ball in unsafe areas...

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  • James Franklin hurting from punch to ribs from Penn State QB
James Franklin hurting from punch to ribs from Penn State QB

The game was memorable for Petersen's collection of trick plays, which led to a huge upset and an on-field marriage proposal for one of his players. The Nittany Lions put up 453 yards per game , and are one of the best at putting points on the board. But they couldn't contain a talent like Barkley.

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  • Jeff Teague Out Indefinitely with Knee Injury
Jeff Teague Out Indefinitely with Knee Injury

He immediately had an MRI done the following day which fortunately revealed no structural damage to it. "It's about as good as you can hope for", Timberwolves president/head coach Tom Thibodeau said on Thursday, via ESPN . So long as he's out, Tyus Jones will start with Jamal Crawford and Jimmy Butler doing a little more of the ball-hand...

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  • TaxSlayer Bowl: Lamar Jackson's mistake-filled day leads to Mississippi State win
TaxSlayer Bowl: Lamar Jackson's mistake-filled day leads to Mississippi State win

Before halftime, he also broke his own school record from 2016 with 5,139 yards total offense this season, according to ESPN Stats & Info. The TaxSlayer Bowl is the first game of a bowl triple-header on the network. In the meantime, Jackson has more records in his sights. Although some Mississippi State fans are still bitter about former head c...

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  • New striker is No 1 target for Allardyce
New striker is No 1 target for Allardyce

This season has been particularly impressive; Tosun has scored 13 times in all competitions, including four strikes in the Champions League as Besiktas surprisingly topped Group G ahead of Porto, RB Leipzig and Monaco. "If we are to just maintain our position because we have started to struggle to create chances and score goals in recent matches"...

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  • Dip time: Browns coach backs up promise to jump in Lake Erie
Dip time: Browns coach backs up promise to jump in Lake Erie

And while Jackson could escape his plunge into the huge body of water adjacent to the team's home stadium if the Browns lose Sunday, he said he plans to make good on his word, having meant he expected the team to finish better than 1-15. The forecast today in Cleveland calls for snow showers and a high of 18 degrees. Every game we go into is neve...

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  • NFL cancels Sunday Night Football this week
NFL cancels Sunday Night Football this week

This decision prevents a dog matchup from being flexed into primetime, prevents NBC from airing a low-rated game, and also gives us more Carson Daly this Sunday than we ever need. or 4:25 p.m. windows", said Howard Katz, the NFL's broadcasting chief, in a prepared statement . Though the NFL still leads its respective timeslots-Sunday Night Footb...

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  • Dana White: Georges St-Pierre's Next Fight 'Won't Be' vs. Conor McGregor
Dana White: Georges St-Pierre's Next Fight 'Won't Be' vs. Conor McGregor

But, UFC President Dana White is finally shedding some more light on the situation. The Irish champ, who reportedly banked more than $100 million for "The Money Fight", has said he wants an ownership stake in the UFC , which White won't entertain.

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  • Jose Mourinho's Latest Moan Does Not Stand Up To Scrutiny
Jose Mourinho's Latest Moan Does Not Stand Up To Scrutiny

Lingard came off the bench to flick home and give his side a lifeline, and Burnley were denied a first away league win over United since September 1962 when the England global fired home in second-half injury-time. "The big historical clubs are normally punished in the market for their history", he said. Mourinho was handed a double fitness boo...

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  • EPL: Crystal Palace vs Arsenal
EPL: Crystal Palace vs Arsenal

In reality, the 3-0 riot over Arsenal in south London back in April will be fresh in the minds of many Arsenal fans and perhaps the players; a day where the Gunners" fans were booing their own players and the " Wenger Out' campaign was spilling over.

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  • Patrick Mahomes to start Week 17 for Chiefs
Patrick Mahomes to start Week 17 for Chiefs

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid announced on Wednesday that rookie quarterback Patrick Mahomes will start on Sunday against Denver. The former Texas Tech star was the 10th-overall pick in April's draft, with the Chiefs moving up 17 spots - and surrendering their 2018 first-round choice - to land him.

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