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Athletes pledge support for young boy after tearful bullying video goes viral


Bullies suck, but sometimes the best way to deal with them is to call out their deplorable actions in public. The video now has over 14 million views and over 200,000 comments on Facebook after it was shared. Thank u everyone, ' White wrote. In addition, athletes have also been showing their support. It came as response to a tweet from former Vol basketball player, Skyler McBee, where he said "I would love to see some UT players come go to lunch with him I bet he wouldn't be bullied then ... Read More »

Josh Gordon Scores First Touchdown Since December 2013

But if Sunday's game against Green Bay is any indication, Gordon might be on to something. Before his career was derailed by drug and alcohol abuse issues, Gordon was named a First-Team All-Pro receiver in 2013 after he caught 87 passes for 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns over 14 games. Read More »

Panthers host 10-2 Vikings in tough matchup


They dropped eight of their first 10, then won seven of eight and then lost six of seven before their current streak. The Vikings seem to have Newton figured out. OLSEN'S RETURN: Panthers tight end Greg Olsen appears ready to go against the Vikings, his first extensive action since Week 2. Backup tight end Blake Bell will likely see more playing time in Morgan's absence. Read More »

Philippe Coutinho demands assurances from Liverpool over Barcelona transfer


While Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp was quick to accept responsibility for their inability to see out the game, the decision to award Everton the penalty was slightly higher on his list of grievances. The Reds extended their unbeaten run to 10 games, but will be disappointed having played out a stalemate against Everton at Anfield. "It's hard to score, especially when the opponents don't change their style after going 1-0 down". Read More »

Nate Peterman to start at QB; Taylor inactive


This has been the expectation after Nathan Peterman received all the first-team reps at practice this week. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reported on Friday that Taylor could be active on Sunday but serve as Peterman's backup. As for the inactive list, Taylor is the headliner, and the Bills will also be without cornerback Leonard Johnson, offensive tackle Seantrel Henderson, left tackle Cordy Glenn, tight end Khari Lee, and wide receiver Brandon Reilly. Read More »

Matthew Stafford questionable but expected to play


Backup quarterback Jake Rudock took first-team snaps in practice this week should Stafford need reinforcement. Certainly a loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this weekend would all but seal their postseason fate. That includes defensive end Ziggy Ansah , guard T.J. Lang, punter Sam Martin and center Travis Swanson . A number of key players were listed as questionable on Friday's injury report but will play today. Read More »

Florentino Perez: 'Neymar can win Ballon d'Or at Real Madrid'

Neymar finished third for a second time in last night's Ballon d'Or rankings behind Lionel Messi and victor Cristiano Ronaldo . It has been reported that Perez would also like to bring in ex-Barcelona man, Neymar , who is allegedly not enjoying his time in Paris with PSG. Read More »

Victor Moses issues Chelsea rallying cry after West Ham defeat


In both these games we played 3-5-2. Despite that we created chances to score but we didn't take them. Ok, so of course, there would be a financial hit to be taken and you may struggle to attract a certain quality of player if you couldn't offer them European football. Read More »

Borussia Dortmund sack Bosz, bring in Stoger


It is a situation that appears terminal for Bosz's job prospects following Saturday's 2-1 Bundesliga defeat at home to lowly Werder Bremen, a result that extended Dortmund's winless run to nine matches in all competitions. The Austrian was sacked by Cologne earlier this month, but only after a four-year tenure in which he guided them to promotion from the second tier and then to fifth place in the league last season to earn European football. Read More »

Southampton boss backing Arsenal for title tilt


Wenger's men have already recorded two wins over Southampton at St Mary's in 2017 and could become the first team to make it three in a calendar year with victory on Sunday. Arsenal haven't won successive away league games against Southampton since August 1997. Austin is arguably the favourite to be given the nod given he has returned to the side and started to score goals, including the equaliser in last weekend's 1-1 draw at Bournemouth. Read More »

Coutinho will delay Barcelona move if Liverpool offer guarantee


Coutinho ended up filing a transfer request in an attempt to force through a move, but Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and owner Fenway Sports Group refused to alter their stance. "Whatever I could say would not stop your questions so I thought it makes sense not to answer it". "We haven't been shy - people look at the Mohamed Salah acquisition as the best one of the summer and we're already bringing in Naby Keita [from RB Leipzig] next summer". Read More »

Lomachenko wins as Rigondeaux retires after sixth round


Ukrainian Lomachenko (10-1) dominated for six rounds at The Theater at Madison Square Garden before Rigondeaux called it quits, citing a left hand injury. "I adjusted to his style, low blows and all". 'He just frustrates his opponent so bad you don't even know what to do'. Lomachenko was expected to force the pace and test Rigondeaux's renowned defensive skills and that is what happened, one stepping in and letting combinations go, the other stepping out, ducking down, trying to stay out ... Read More »

UFC Fresno: Brian Ortega taps with Cub Swanson with guillotine choke


Ortega and Swanson earned the "Fight of the Night", while Ortega and Moraes each won "Performance of the Night" honors. Ortega, meanwhile, has opened his career without tasting defeat through 13 contests. Swanson wouldn't be so lucky in the second round. Winner, by second round guillotine choke: Brian Ortega! With one round under their belt, Ortega looked to push the pace early as he back Swanson into the fence with a series of kicks. Read More »

North Korea says United Nations envoy expressed willingness to ease tensions on peninsula


The United Nations said Feltman met North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong-Ho and Vice Foreign Minister Pak Myong-Kuk and they "agreed that the current situation was the most tense and risky peace and security issue in the world today". stops military drills and North Korea stops missile tests". According to the KCNA , Feltman recognised global sanctions against North Korea are having a negative influence on humanitarian aid there. Read More »

Clippers snatch National Basketball Association victory over Wizards


Beal converted the jumper following a dribble, but it was discounted when the buzzer sounded with the ball in his hands. "I get that if the clock started, you replay the play", Rivers said. "That's just playing basketball", Williams said. Williams, who normally is a bench player but has to start because of injuries, scored a huge 35 points in the game and dished eight assists. Read More »

Manny Pacquiao: I've reached out to Conor McGregor about April boxing match


The rematch was booked for November, but Pacquiao had to settle his political matters with the Philippines. "2017 was historic. I have transcended both the sport of MMA and boxing", he said . McGregor garnered. "Everybody trying to protest the Mayweather/McGregor fight, but I'm gonna tell you all the truth", he said. "I run the fight game, the fashion game, the whiskey game, or whatever the next business [endeavor] might be". Read More »

Big day for Toys for Tots


An after-party will be held at 1 Kihei VFW featuring live music, 50/59 raffles and prizes. Now through December 10, 2017, when you donate one or more new, unwrapped toys at Papa Murphy's stores in Utah, Rock Springs, Evanston or Elko, you will receive a Papa Murphy's discount card valued over $30. Read More »

Ahmad Bradshaw's late touchdown lifts Army over Navy, 14-13


TRUMP & TILLERSON: A year after attending the game as president-elect, Donald Trump tweeted that he would be watching on TV. Army vs. Navy live stream , start time , betting odds and viewing info for the 2017 Army-Navy game. After the game, Trump tweeted: "Great Army - Navy Game". Quarterback Malcolm Perry , who ran 30 times for 250 yards, pushed the ball into Army territory - including a dropped snap that resulted in a run for a first down anyway on a fourth-and-three - as Navy ... Read More »

Gary Lineker tweets after Christian Benteke misses penalty against Bournemouth


What is perhaps most confusing about Benteke taking the penalty is that not only is Luka Milivojevic Palace's first-choice penalty taker, the Serbian had already scored a penalty earlier in the match. Hodgson seemed to be involved in a heated discussion with a home fan after the game, but was quick to clear up the incident. Milivojevic, who scored comfortably from an earlier penalty, stands on the edge of the box with hands on hips watching Benteke take an appallingly bad spot kick. Read More »

England aim for silverware as they reach Cape Town quarter-finals


Sione Molia iced the win which ensured the Kiwis finished second in Pool B behind the United States of America, who also flogged Australia (31-14) on day one. Fiji, after beating Wales 28-14 in their opening match, surprisingly lost 22-14 against Canada in game two to throw Pool D wide open. The Blitzbok star scored a hat trick in their first match against Russian Federation to take his tally to 199 tries. Read More »

Texas hires Chris Del Conte as next athletic director

Perrin will remain at UT as an adviser to Del Conte until at least August. TCU football head coach Gary Patterson expressed his gratitude for Del Conte's contributions on Saturday, according to's Brian Davis. After three straight losing seasons, the Longhorns (6-6) play in the Texas Bowl under first-year coach Tom Herman. TCU will leave the Mountain West Conference for The Big East in July 2012. Read More »

Swansea climb out of bottom spot after West Brom win


Striker Wilfried Bony smashed home from close range with nine minutes left as Swansea City defeated fellow strugglers West Bromwich Albion 1-0 on Saturday for their first Premier League victory in almost two months. A woeful first period ended goalless with neither team able to make the breakthrough. Swansea made a trio of attacking changes with Jordan Ayew , Luciano Narsingh and top scorer Tammy Abraham all coming on, and Clement felt that those positive substitutions helped to ... Read More »

Emotional Zach Miller goes inside day he nearly lost his leg


Miller expressed appreciation for assistant athletic trainer Sid Dreyer , who took control to get Miller to the closest hospital as quickly as possible. "If I didn't have the care that I had, all that stuff, I could very easily be in his shoes, and I feel bad for him, a little bit of guilt, but he helps me", Miller said of Ruiz. Read More »

Newcastle United 2 Leicester City 3


However, Ayoze Pérez in a desperate attempt to stop the Japanese striker from scoring, poked the ball past Karl Darlow to gift Leicester all three points and spark wild celebrations from the travelling fans. His cushioned volley was ideal for Gray to control and his shot on goal deflected into the top corner off Florian Lejeune . Newcastle duo Jamaal Lascelles and Christian Atsu have returned from their recent injuries and are on the bench today. Read More »

Cesar Azpilicueta: 'Nobody is guaranteed a place'


When I did this I received a good response of all my players'. The 28-year-old center-back has racked up two goals and five assists this term, across all competitions. We are a team. But it's not only us. "Real Madrid, the current champions, also finished second". "Since the first day, the only thing people are talking about is we did not buy a centre-half". Read More »

Unranked Boston College upsets top-ranked Duke, 89-84


The Eagles drained a whopping 11 3-pointers before halftime, taking a seven-point lead into intermission that a confluence of factors ultimately made it impossible to overcome. He had help all game long, though, especially from 3-point range. Jerome Robinson chipped in 23 points while Jordan Chapman dropped in 22 of his own. Read More »

Spaniards Rafael Nadal, Garbine Muguruza named ITF world champions

Nadal also became the oldest player to end the year at the top spot since the ATP rankings were introduced in 1973. Congrats also to Garbine on her achievement which is great for our country. "It's a great honor to be recognized again as ITF World Doubles Champion and to have the news top off what's been an wonderful final season for me", the recently-retired Hingis said. Read More »