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Ohio State's win over Penn State shakes up AP Top-25


Notre Dame still has two games against ACC opponents remaining, including a huge showdown with Miami. These teams can still play their way in, but they won't get the benefit of the doubt like some one-loss teams . If you would like to receive an email each time a new Ohio State Football article is published, fill out our email notification form . Boise State wasn't in the top 25 in 2014, Houston opened at No. Read More »

Le'Veon Bell Subtweeted Joe Mixon For Mimicking His Style


However, it was the rookie Mixon who ignited this beef between himself and Bell. I mean, I play Joe every day in practice and he just has better qualities. After last week's loss to the Steelers, Mixon was not happy about the amount of carries he got. Burfict, by the way, had no comment after Sunday's game about the large fine he received this past week for kicking Steelers fullback Roosevelt Nix in the head during the first quarter of last Sunday's game. Read More »

#NASCARPlayoffs: Celebrate Kyle Busch's 2017 Martinsville Win


Hamlin's Joe Gibbs Racing teammate, Kyle Busch made a pass for the lead on the final circuit before Hamlin triggered a multi vehicle mess on the frontstretch coming to the checkers. Hamlin was in the thick of the crowd, and for whatever reason, him slipping or the close proximity or something else altogether, he helped start a massive wreck right as drivers were crossing the finish line. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick Is Reportedly Excluded From NFL Players and Owners Meeting

All but 10 members of the Houston Texans took a knee during the national anthem Sunday, as the vast majority of the team protested the owner's "inmates running the prison" comment . Though the NFL said earlier this month that it was considering implementing a rule that would force players to stand during the national anthem, it was apparently never all that close to making it a reality. Read More »

Girl with robotic hand throws out 1st pitch at the World Series


And clearly, it works well enough to throw a baseball in front of tens of thousands of fans. It's Hailey's dream to pitch at all 30 major league stadiums and eventually break the world record for the most first pitches thrown at separate, major league ballparks, her mother, Yong Dawson, said. Read More »

Roger Federer to face Juan Martin del Potro for Swiss Indoors title

The top-seeded Swiss saved two break points when trailing 3-2 in the decisive set, including with a backhand half-volley victor from the baseline. 'I'm happy that I did well and reached another final here in Basel . "Everything changed completely in this match". The "Tower of Tandil" opened his Basel campaign against Portugal's Joao Sousa. Cilic, the defending champion at Basel , clinched the quarter-final with a delicate sliced backhand volley for a victor. Read More »

The Oakland Raiders Take on the Buffalo Bills in Buffalo


Holmes would haul in an 8-yard reception before tip-toeing in the corner of the end zone for a 6-yard score. Holmes caught a third-down pass two plays before the touchdown. Once again for his second of the day, Hauschka would kick it in from 44-yards out to extend the lead for Buffalo to 20-7. A 12-play, 80-yard drive by the Bills highlighted by a handsome Tyrod Taylor pass to Holmes for 36-yards as well as a 24-yard catch by return man Brandon Tate. Read More »

Most Texans kneel during anthem after owner's comments


McNair made the statement during a recent owners meeting in NY, where he encouraged the league to take a hard stance against players who knee during the national anthem. They did not follow reported plans to remove the Texans' logo from their helmets. Owners did not vote to change a policy that would require players to stand for the anthem during that meeting. Read More »

Falcons slip and slide to 25-20 win over Jets


Chandler Catanzaro was 2/4 kicking field goals against the weather and that was the difference in the game. The Jets defense kept Matt Ryan and the Falcons out of the end zone, but Matt Bryant connected on a 29-yard field goal to extend the lead to five points. Read More »

Markelle Fultz out indefinitely with shoulder injury


Fultz tried to play through the injury, but as time went on the injury became too much of a hindrance to keep him playing and the Sixers shut him down. First, Fultz's agent Raymond Brothers told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that Fultz "had fluid drained from his right shoulder" before the start of the regular season, and was "planning to visit a specialist soon" to try to get to the bottom of his ongoing discomfort. Read More »

Florida Parts Ways With Jim McElwain As Head Coach


Darren Heitner of Double Gator, who reported the news of the buyout efforts, also tweeted that Stricklin has a statement drafted "no matter the outcome of UGA game", and that "Boosters have been called to pool (money) in anticipation that Gators will soon be hiring new head football coach". Read More »

SEC teams occupy top two spots in AP poll

Mississippi State re-entered the poll at No. 21 after a 35-14 victory over Texas A&M, while Memphis is 22nd. The Week 10 college football rankings are out, with rewards for #Georgia and Ohio State . Oklahoma State 12. Washington 13. The drop by Penn State was also not that bad, as the team dipped five spots, one short of the six slots that TCU dropped after a Week 9 loss. Read More »

Majority of Texans players kneel in protest of owner's comments


These two teams provide an interesting matchup in an otherwise uneventful slate of Week 8 action, so you'll definitely want to throw the game on on CBS if you have the chance to on Sunday. Players had discussed removing team decals, according to ESPN , but ultimately made a decision to kneel en masse. McNair publicly apologized on Friday and Saturday. Read More »

Patriots beat Chargers, 21-13


Rex Burkhead paced the corps with seven, while James White's 85 receiving yards were a game-high. Rob Gronkowski caught the only passing touchdown of the day. After touching the punt at his own 11-yard line and scooping up the ball at the 8-yard line, Benjamin chose to run backwards to create some separation. Read More »

Manchester United vs. Spurs: Can Harry Kane be tamed?


The 24-year-old England worldwide sat out Wednesday's 3-2 EFL Cup loss to West Ham and Tottenham confirmed the injury via a brief statement on Twitter . "But it is no excuse today, we [are not] losing the game because there wasn't Harry Kane here". JM: Ask him how do you approach the game without Pogba, without Ibrahimovic, without Marcos Rojo, without Michael Carrick, ask the same question to Mauricio. Read More »

Zach Miller suffers multi-ligament knee injury

Officials reviewed the "catch" after the play and determined he was juggling the ball on his way to the ground, and it was ruled an incomplete pass. The Bears had to settle for the field goal on fourth down. It looked like a serious injury. Miller has 20 catches for 236 yards and two touchdowns this season, his third with the Bears. He was released in August 2013. Read More »

Want to win EPL with United, says Ibrahimovic


The 35-year-old charismatic forward showed his individual brilliance during his first season itself where he scored 28 goals. The injury had put Ibrahimovic's future in doubt, given he only had an initial one-year deal, but he says it spurred him on. Read More »

Real Madrid stunned by Girona; Getafe beat Real Sociedad


Madrid were making their first appearance in the deeply divided region since a violence marred October 1 referendum plunged Spain into political crisis. And the woodwork proved their saviour a second time, Casilla this time indebted to his right post for keeping out Portu's superb looped header late in the half. Read More »

Venus Williams could have ended Caroline Wozniacki career at WTA Finals - Navratilova


Romania's Simona Halep, meanwhile, will end the season as world number one, despite failing to make it out of the group stage in Singapore. Needing to hold serve just to stay in the contest, Williams found her rhythm to prevent a dreaded "bagel" and then secured her first break of the second set with some solid play against an opponent who was showing the first signs of getting tight. Read More »

Brighton & Hove Albion 1-1 Southampton


Pellegrino's side is fully fit and have no injury problems at the moment, which is a positive for the Argentine boss. Southampton have scored more than a solitary goal in just one of their last eight matches, while there have been more than two goals scored in just two of those outings; bet365 go 8/15 (1.53 ) that there are fewer than three goals on this occasion, while the same firm offer 4/5 (1 .80) that either team fails to find the target. Read More »

Packers' Bennett likely to retire after 2017


A second-round pick of the Dallas Cowboys back in 2008, Bennett has produced 427 catches and 30 career touchdowns over 142 games and 10 National Football League seasons. He's played for the Cowboys, Giants , Bears , Patriots , and Packers, which means he has caught passes from the likes of Tony Romo , Eli Manning , Jay Cutler , Tom Brady , and Aaron Rodgers . Read More »

Pelicans All-Star duo overwhelms Cavaliers, ascends to even record


Another night, another full slate of games in the Association. DeMarcus Cousins notched a triple-double and Anthony Davis returned from injury to score 30 points in the National Basketball Association on Saturday (Oct 28) as the New Orleans Pelicans downed the Cleveland Cavaliers 123-101. Read More »

Athletics catcher Maxwell arrested in Arizona on gun charge


In addition to being booked on aggravated assault charges with a deadly weapon, Maxwell was also charged with disorderly conduct, according to TMZ Sports. Last week, Maxwell accused an Alabama waiter of recognizing him and refusing to serve him because of his decision to kneel. He hit.237 with three home runs and 22 RBI in 76 games this past year. Read More »

Salford City keeper sent off for weeing behind goal


The 24-year-old New Zealander apparently didn't want to ask for the game to be stopped so he could go to the restroom, so instead he urinated next to the goal. Crocombe, who's played for New Zealand at the U20 level, could find himself in more hot water with a supporter reportedly calling the police following the incident. Read More »

Max Verstappen says he is "SUPER ANNOYED" as investigation starts after qualifying

But just when it seemed no one would beat him, Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel dug deep and found an extra few hundredths of a second. "In Q3 it got a bit more hard and I couldn't really get the tyres to work [like they did in Q2]". "The driver of auto 33 was clearly aware from the team radio and using his mirrors that vehicle 77 was approaching on a hot lap". "I was on my lap and I could see before coming to the last sector that he was going quite slow". Read More »

HALFTIME: Nebraska trails Purdue 14


Ball State in 2007). Lee also topped the 300-yard passing mark for the second straight game, marking the first time a Nebraska quarterback has thrown for 300 yards in back-to-back games since Tommy Armstrong Jr. Offensive guard Tanner Farmer, safety Antonio Reed and corner Lamar Jackson were also banged up and helped off the field. But three straight incompletions, capped by a drop from De'Mornay Pierson-El on what looked like a potential TD, led to a 21-yard Drew Brown field goal. Read More »

Bratt, Devils fluster winless Coyotes


Arizona has been playing without starting goaltender Antti Raanta since October 12, when he left a game against the Detroit Red Wings with an unspecified lower-body injury. Prior to this season, he had played 66 career National Hockey League games, with five goals and 12 assists in 41 games for the Penguins in 2013-14. Read More »

If You Missed It: Derek Brunson's KO of Lyoto Machida


Derek Brunson slayed "The Dragon" Lyoto Machida tonight at UFC Fight Night 119 with a first round knockout in the main event of the evening in Brazil. Covington grabbed of waste about Maia, Brazil and Tyron Woodley preceding the battle, and he, at any rate, figured out how to back it up on Saturday.In that battle, Brunson's alert cost him. Read More »