Chicago Bears beat Minnesota Vikings in Jay Cutler's return

The Vikings' second-year offensive lineman started the previous four games at left tackle but was moved so that Jake Long, signed as a free agent on October 11, could start there in Monday's 20-10 loss at Chicago . "We've just got to build on it". I... More..

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by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Jose Mourinho handed one-match touchline ban and fined

Now United face the challenge of finding a side that is prepared to take the veteran off their hands, with his £180,000-per-week wage an impediment to them doing so. I don't remember many occasions after that...More..

by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Tony Romo (back) did not practice for Cowboys on Wednesday

Certainly, he wanted to rush back to keep us in contention. When you've got it going, we know these things can be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for everybody involved. Earlier this week owner Jerry Jones pro...More..

'Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens - 11/6/16 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction'
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

'Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens - 11/6/16 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction'

All of that might be interpreted as encouraging regarding Roethlisberger's potential availability against the Ravens. The Ravens have had to craft defensive strategies to limit opposing running backs such as ...More..

by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Chicago to honor champion Cubs with Friday parade, rally

City officials said there will be "zero tolerance" for drinking. "He and my family are all die-hard, lifetime fans", Grace, of Morris, Illinois, told ABC News . There's a reason a woman wrote this message ...More..

Hurricanes activate D Murphy, lose Frk to Detroit on waivers
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Hurricanes activate D Murphy, lose Frk to Detroit on waivers

Maybe they're getting good at it. "I'm feeling better and better every game, feeling quicker out there", Crawford said. The Detroit Red Wings and Philadelphia Flyers square off Wednesday night in a Nation...More..

by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Richard Sherman blames Roger Goodell for NFL's falling ratings

This isn't the first time Sherman has criticized the league. "So whether they say player safety or whatever it is, they're exhausted of $20 million quarterbacks sitting on the bench or IR for the whole season...More..

Conor McGregor - 'I'll end Eddie Alvarez's career'
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Conor McGregor - 'I'll end Eddie Alvarez's career'

UFC Lightweight Champion Eddie Alvarez even said that Conor McGregor doesn't have any real shot left and his coach knows that. 'I mean, the Irish Mirror, what the f*** is that? Who even is that? "I don't kn...More..

by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Moussa Sow scores incredible bicycle kick against Manchester United

Jeremain Lens added the second for Fenerbahce with a fine free kick, meaning that Wayne Rooney's late, brilliant strike was not enough. This was always going to be a far cry from United's 4-1 win over Fenerba...More..

Guardiola's City and Arsenal hit four but no joy for Mourinho
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Guardiola's City and Arsenal hit four but no joy for Mourinho

These might not always be the biggest stories, but rather my personal observations as the games approach each Saturday. West Brom had lost the previous nine times they had faced the blue half of Manchester. The...More..

Gunners' belief will just keep growing says Arsenal duo, Ramsey and Giroud
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Gunners' belief will just keep growing says Arsenal duo, Ramsey and Giroud

The German chipped the ball over the keeper before beating two defenders and slotting the ball into the empty net. To me, it didn't look like the optimum solution. "It is good that we have two excellent goalkee...More..

Redundant Ronaldo holds Madrid back as Zidane gets it wrong
by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Redundant Ronaldo holds Madrid back as Zidane gets it wrong

Radovic then took advantage of slack Real defending to drive at the defence and let fly from the edge of the box, sending the ball under Keylor Navas. Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane said Legia has played well d...More..

Ray Allen, the top 3-point shooter in NBA history, retires
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Ray Allen, the top 3-point shooter in NBA history, retires

Allen played for the Milwaukee Bucks, Seattle SuperSonics, Boston Celtics and Miami Heat after the Minnesota Timberwolves took him fifth overall out of CT back in the 1996 draft. He's the career leader in thre...More..

Donald Trump: Just cancel the election and name me president
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Donald Trump: Just cancel the election and name me president

During the primary, Trump often mocked Bush for "low energy", a remark that is now being directed at Clinton as Trump claims that the Democratic nominee doesn't have the "strength or stamina" to serve as presid...More..

Duke runaway No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Duke runaway No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25

The Blue Devils also feature a heralded freshman class. OU returns four starters and 12 letterwinners from last year's squad that advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Jayhawks, who have gr...More..

by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

Eagles receiver says Wentz-Prescott rivalry could be new Manning-Brady

Time for some Silver Star Nation keys to the Cowboys' game Sunday night against the Philadelphia Eagles. After a one-point loss to start the season, Dallas has reeled off five wins in a row and come in fresh o...More..

by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

James has triple-double as Cavs rout Knicks 117-88 in opener

The Cavs looked like a well oiled machine most of the night and played well together. Each of the victorious Cavs players, coaches, front-office and owners were presented with diamond-encrusted 6.5 carat ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Redskins, Bengals battle to 27-27 tie in London

Six-pack of Redskins thoughts following Sunday's 27-27 tie in London against the Bengals including a changing of the guard at two positions. Norman made several athletic pass breakups when the Bengals attempted...More..

Broncos pick apart Rivers in 27-19 win over Chargers
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Broncos pick apart Rivers in 27-19 win over Chargers

In their Week 8 victory, the Broncos proved once again why they're so hard to beat, even when turning the ball over multiple times. "I get the big hit award for the week!" "We feel like the next play is our c...More..

by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Chelsea Boss Bans His Players From Indulging in Title-Talk

Chelsea , who moved back above Tottenham Hotspur into fourth spot just one point off the leaders, had the opportunities to increase their tally while Southampton's best chance fell to Charlie Austin who heade...More..

by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Brady throws 4 TDs in Patriots 41-25 win over Buffalo Bills

On the 53-yard score, Gronkowski ran past Bills cornerback Nickell Robey-Coleman down the seam. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) throws a pass to Danny Amendola for a touchdown during t...More..

Manchester United are still title contenders - Petr Cech
by | Monday, October 31, 2016

Manchester United are still title contenders - Petr Cech

While Arsenal fans are still in disbelief their talisman Alexis Sanchez was omitted from the Ballon D'Or nominations, the only contributions that warranted his place are his exploits in South America for his ho...More..

Buccaneers rule Doug Martin (hamstring) out for Week 8
by | Monday, October 31, 2016

Buccaneers rule Doug Martin (hamstring) out for Week 8

I think it's very normal in terms of preparation and how we're going about our business". Cooper, a junior at the time , went on to become the fourth pick in the 2015 National Football League draft. The Raid...More..

Watch Messi treat Manchester City as 'playground kids'
by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Watch Messi treat Manchester City as 'playground kids'

City will be without Pablo Zabaleta for the Premier League match with Southampton on Sunday. "So I thought two or three days ago for Camp Nou, maybe for his personality, maybe he can do that, but one day aft...More..

No. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win
by | Saturday, October 29, 2016

No. 25 Virginia Tech holds off Pitt in 39-36 win

Virginia Tech responded with a seven-play drive that only took a shade over two minutes. Between Pitt, Virginia Tech , and North Carolina, Pitt easily has the toughest road to win the division. Evans said th...More..

DeMarco Murray getting MRI on injured toe
by | Saturday, October 29, 2016

DeMarco Murray getting MRI on injured toe

After the Jaguars' 36-22 loss to the Titans on Thursday night, Khan told the Florida Times-Union, " Actions speak louder than words ". Jacksonville quarterback Blake Bortles hasn't lost confidence in Jagua...More..

Wayne Rooney Could Reportedly Be Out the Old Trafford Door
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Wayne Rooney Could Reportedly Be Out the Old Trafford Door

Wayne Rooney will feature for Manchester United on Wednesday night in the EFL Cup against eternal rivals City looking to salvage his career at Old Trafford. The 31-year-old has reportedly set his sights on bec...More..

by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Vincent Kompany: Man City captain replaced because he was 'tired' - Pep Guardiola

I'm happy with our young players. Guardiola, who claimed that captain Vincent Kompany was withdrawn at half-time due to being "too tired" to continue, takes City to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday aiming to ...More..

Titans end home woes, roll to 36-22 victory over Jaguars
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Titans end home woes, roll to 36-22 victory over Jaguars

Mariota was 18 of 22 for 270 yards and had a 148.1 passer rating, the second-highest of his career. NOTES: Tennessee RB DeMarco Murray sustained a toe injury during a 19-yard run in the second quarter, but he...More..

by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Iwobi: I turned down West Ham for Arsenal

Chief executive Ivan Gazidis told the club's Annual General Meeting this week Arsenal have "an open mind" on safe standing. Iwobi, the nephew of former great Jay Jay Okocha, has provided Arsene Wenger with so...More..

by | Thursday, October 27, 2016

WTA Finals: Radwanska wins Muguruza of Spain 2-0

By the beginning of her third set, Svetlana had had enough of her ponytail braid, which whacked her in the eye every time she hit a forehand, according to BBC Sport . Kuznetsova served for the match at 5-3, bu...More..

by | Thursday, October 27, 2016

Chicago man roots on Cubs from Bartman's seat

Chicago faces the Cleveland Indians in Game 1 of the World Series on Tuesday. "I'd rather be in this position and fail than not to get to be in this situation at all", said Kershaw, who missed 2 ½ months with...More..

97-year-old vet is going to a Cubs World Series game
by | Thursday, October 27, 2016

97-year-old vet is going to a Cubs World Series game

I just got word that you have donated two tickets for Bill, my son, to go to the ball game together. The Chicago media has an inordinate amount of Cubs-fan human-interest stories at our disposal. "It's bigger...More..

by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Forte's huge day helps Jets get back in win column

Smith suffered the injury during Sunday's 24-16 win over the Baltimore Ravens when he twisted the knee on a second-quarter sack. "It's one of those things where you always talk about trying to do it in pract...More..

by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Simona Halep beat Madison Keys in her Singapore opener

But Kerber - this year's Australian and US Open champion - eventually found her rhythm to win the second 6-2 and take the match into a decider. If Keys wins in straight sets, she will be reliant on Halep re-f...More..

Kluber, Perez, Indians Beat Cubs 6-0 In World Series Opener
by | Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Kluber, Perez, Indians Beat Cubs 6-0 In World Series Opener

You heard it here first". His 23-year-old claim has been sitting in the pages of a 23-year-old yearbook, but one of Lee's friends certainly hasn't forgotten it. You heard it here second. "After my Dodgers los...More..

AP Top 25: Ohio State slips, Penn State in, Houston out
by | Tuesday, October 25, 2016

AP Top 25: Ohio State slips, Penn State in, Houston out

Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour gave Franklin a vote of confidence prior to their game against Maryland on October 8, stating that he would be the program's "long term coach". They rushed for 168 ya...More..

Marquez qualifies on pole for Australian Moto GP
by | Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Marquez qualifies on pole for Australian Moto GP

MotoGP riders (from right): Nicky Hayden, Cal Crutchlow, Maverick Vinales, Marc Marquez, Jorge Lorenzo, Andrea Dovizioso and Jack Miller. Thus Rossi started from fifteenth on the grid, which makes second place ...More..

Maro Itoje suffers arm injury in Saracens' Champions Cup victory over Scarlets
by | Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Maro Itoje suffers arm injury in Saracens' Champions Cup victory over Scarlets

Saracens say that second-row forward Itoje requires surgery and will be sidelined for six weeks. Saracens' rugby director Mark McCall said: "After consultation with George and England , we are all in agree...More..

by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Eagles hand Vikings first loss of the season

The defense collected two fumbles and an interception against former Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford, who had not committed a turnover this season. Jerick McKinnon rocked his "RIP Harambe" cleats, leading the V...More..