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Tough Tommy: Armstrong leads No. 21 Nebraska

Armstrong, who spent the week going through the concussion protocol , played one of his best games in weeks and outperformed Minnesota's Mitch Leidner. "Losing that big was absolutely the biggest hurdle in my mind because I know Minnesota came in ...

India vs England, 2016: India favourite but England no pushover

After receiving a battering in the first Test, Cook's men put in the hard yards and dug deep to make a dream comeback. "These next six or seven weeks are not crucial for Cook, he is breaking records and he has four or five years left as a batsman, ...

Nico Rosberg quicker than Lewis Hamilton in final practice

Mercedes' Nico Rosberg is optimistic of winning the Brazilian GP despite finishing behind team-mate Lewis Hamilton during qualifying . This is the best that I could have hoped for really coming into Brazil, I think this is only my second pole he...

Toronto Blue Jays reportedly sign Cuban free agent Lourdes Gurriel Jr

Encarnacion, a free agent himself, is reportedly looking into multi-year deals with other teams. The Cuban native has spent the last 2 seasons with the Kansas City Royals, winning the World Series with them in 2015. The addition means re-signing E...

Here's What Happened During The Obama-Trump Meeting At The White House

Very unfair!" Trump tweeted. Obama , for his part, said, he was encouraged by "the interest in President-elect Trump's wanting to work with my team around numerous issues that this great country faces". Later, Trump's spokeswoman Hope Hicks...

Antoine Griezmann has just dropped a huge hint about joining Man United

The pair are now on worldwide duty together ahead of Friday's World Cup qualifier against Sweden at Stade de France . " I always ask Paul Pogba about Manchester United ", Griezmann told Sky Sports . With 65 goals in 120 appearances for Atleti...

Josh Hodgson backs England to end wait for Australia win

I watch television shows but when some rugby league comes on I turn it off. Bennett has repeatedly come under fire for the way he works with the media since arriving to take charge of England, with the situation escalating further last Saturday whe...

Blackhawks vs. Blues live stream

Pietrangelo tied the game with 2:11 left in the third on a drive from the point that squeezed past Crawford, who got a piece of the shot. "Tonight he made some unbelievable saves on the kill and one huge one in the third but he gives us the confidenc...

Moses is great surprise at the right-wing position - Conte

Chelsea have not conceded since Conte switched to a 3-4-3 formation and Luiz reckons striker Diego Costa should take some of the plaudits for their new-found solidity. I have got Cesar Azpilicueta there, the spare right-back, who is behind me, and h...

Arrogate upsets California Chrome to win BC Classic

The 33rd running of the Breeders' Cup Classic on Saturday was supposed to be the coronation of California Chrome, widely regarded as not only the best horse on the planet but also one of the most beloved. "I knew he was the one we had to beat, but I ...

Pelicans: Stephenson needs surgery to fix groin tear

Stephenson, 26, is in his seventh National Basketball Association season, spending four with the Indiana Pacers, one with the Charlotte Bobcats and splitting previous year with the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies. The Pelicans plan to offi...

Arizona Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks settle for 6-6 tie

Seahawks coach Pete Carroll seemed stumped for a reason for his team's dominance in Arizona, pointing mostly to the large contingent of Seattle fans that usually attends, while noting he knows the Cardinals are "aware of it, as well". This is profe...

Songbird streak on line in Distaff

Songbird , previously unbeaten in 11 lifetime starts, had led the 1 1/8 mile race nearly the entire way but was pipped at the post after a breathtaking charge home by Beholder , who won the same event in 2013 as a 3-year-old filly. The bay colt has ...

Huskers ranked 10th in CFP rankings

Unbeaten Washington is fifth. Two teams inside the top 10 have two losses. " Texas A&M has played a stronger schedule at this point in time over Washington", said Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt, the chairman of the selection committee...

Louisville looking for 4th straight win over Boston College

Louisville closed the scoring in the first half with a 26-yard field goal by Blanton Creque with six seconds to take a 38-0 lead into the break. Jackson ran for a 69-yard score on the game's third play and added rushing TDs of 13 and 53 yards in th...

Moving on: Indians pick up options on Francona, Santana

That was the case for the Cleveland Indians for the season just concluded on Wednesday. The only key players who might walk in free agency are veterans like Mike Napoli and Rajai Davis. The Cleveland Indians front office held its first press conferen...

Chicago Bulls Size Helping Overcome Other Weaknesses

Jeremy Lin scored 14 through three quarters and Brook Lopez added 13 in 22 minutes for the Nets (1-3) after sitting out Saturday's game in Milwaukee as a preplanned way to keep the 7-footer healthy throughout the season. The second quarter was bett...

Kasper Schmeichel to miss a month after breaking hand

Leicester keeper Kasper Schmeichel is set to be out for at least a month after he broke a bone in his hand against FC Copenhagen . A last gasp save from Denmark-born Kasper Schmeichel meant Leicester clung on for a 0-0 draw with Copenhagen in th...

West Indies defeat Pakistan to end winless streak

Shane Dorwich (60 not out, 87 balls, 7 fours, 1 six) also played his part wonderfully well after West Indies were struggling at 67/5 while chasing 153 to earn a consolation win in the three-match series. Winning two Tests was not as easy for Pakis...

Rosberg happy with second at Mexican GP

Over the next dozens laps, Lewis Hamilton strengthened his lead over Rosberg and looked to be a clear victor. Rosberg went on to finish second to keep his championship hopes in good form, but he came under intense pressure throughout the race fro...

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Many Bostonians Will Be Pulling For Conor McGregor In Floyd Mayweather Fight

Conor McGregor's biggest disclosed fight purse in the UFC was $3m for his second fight with Nate Diaz, but the Dubliner is set to make ten times that amount when he steps into...

Blake Bortles announced as Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback, beating out Chad Henne

Through two preseason games this season, Bortles is 11 of 18 for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, while Henne is 11-16 for 183 yards with one TD. Both Bortles and Chad He...

Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

The Beckham injury is more severe than the Sterling Shepard sprained ankle that scared the Giants early in training camp - Shepard was running less than a week after going ...

Nasri quits Man City

Nasri, who has always been on the fringes of the Citizens squad, spent last season on loan at La Liga side Sevilla, despite being asked to remain at the Etihad by manager Pep Guar...

Winning Numbers Drawn for $430 Million Powerball

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up flat. According to the Powerball website , the one-time cash payout on Thursday for the jackpot now would be $324.2 millio...

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

McGregor manoeuvred his way into such a lucrative fight partly through his clever use of social media, but after insisting he found the videos "light-hearted", he became defensive...

Maria Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

Sharapova was already guaranteed a place in the qualifying draw at Flushing Meadows by virtue of her world ranking of No 148. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-...

Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year

Barcelona would not be bound by a Premier League deadline, nor would the likes of Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Bayern Munich, so England's most powerful clubs would find the...

Sergio Aguero strikes as Manchester City spoil Brighton's Premier League debut

Former Manchester City and Everton defender Sylvain Distin believes Pep Guardiola's transfer business could be a gamble as a number of new recruits have arrived without Prem...

Former Big Spring Steer Ryan Tannehill will have season-ending ACL surgery

Tannehill left the Dolphins' practice on Thursday after his knee appeared to buckle in a non-contact situation. Miami and fellow quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one...

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Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea have increased their offer for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Star . Manchester United are not understood to be interested in Oxlade-C...

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

Mayweather said that it made him think about those who fought for civil rights and what they had to deal with. With the long-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. "...

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Wilfork, shirtless and adorned in denim overalls sporting his number 75, can be seen dancing and pulling ribs from a Kingsford smoker. Wilfork started as a first-round pick in ...

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Ravens Meeting "Resistance" From Owner Steve Bisciotti Regarding Signing Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure after he protested the national anthem last season and he has been unable to find a new job since. Bisciotti wouldn't be the only Natio...

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

A more serious injury would definitely be a step back for Moncada. However, the White Sox have just released statements that sure seem like best-case scenarios - so far - for t...