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Brighton midfielder: Arsenal body language gave us hope

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Don't worry Arsenal fans if you've been thinking that things can't possibly get any worse, you're wrong. Arteta has forged a promising reputation as a coach under Pep Guardiola at Manchester City , with his good work not going unnoticed by Arsenal's hierarchy. Read More »

Bears Use Transition Tag On Cornerback Kyle Fuller

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The transition tag will allow Chicago to match any offer that comes in and will net Fuller at least $12.97 million in salary this season from the team. Fuller's career began under the previous Bears regime when then-GM Phil Emery took him 14th overall in 2014. In 2015, he struggled mightily. Fuller, who was due to become an unrestricted free agent, had a resurgent 2017 season after missing the entire 2016 campaign following knee surgery. Read More »

Sri Lanka kick off Nidahas Trophy with win over India in Colombo

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Having faced Sri Lanka in 18 global matches this season (6Tests, 8 ODIs and 4 T20 Internationals) on home and away basis, another face-off awaits the players as the two sides lock horns in a T20 contest. Indian Cricket team is in the full dorm after winning the ODI and T20 series against South Africa. Dinesh Chandimal will take over the captaincy reins in the absence of Mathews. Read More »

I have to admit we got a bit lucky - Jose Mourinho

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Roy Hodgson's Palace were flying when Dutchman Van Aanholt took advantage of Jeffrey Schlupp's quick free kick to put the home side 2-0 ahead three minutes into the second half, leaving an incensed Mourinho raging at his side's sloppy defending. Read More »

Jaguars unlikely to franchise tag Allen Robinson

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The Jaguars still have the ability to negotiate with the 24-year-old wide receiver before the free agency period begins. The two sides will have until 4 p.m. During Robinson's absence from the lineup, the Jaguars saw the emergence of rookie wide receivers Keelan Cole and Dede Westbrook . Hurns is due to make $7 million this season. Read More »

Lamarcus Joyner receives non-exclusive tag from Rams

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For starters, tagging a safety - and pigeon-holing Joyner as such isn't entirely fair, though we doubt his reps will balk at the designation - instead of a wideout is a cost savings of $4.7 million. Los Angeles has a complicated financial future to plan for with reigning defensive player of the year Aaron Donald due for a new contract. Among the Rams' high-profile pending free agents, Robey-Coleman and Sullivan seem most likely to return. Read More »

Vettel fastest with Ferrari as F1 tests resume in Spain

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A battery problem limited Vandoorne to just a handful of laps in the morning. Bottas racked up 86 laps on his way to P2, two tenths off Vettel's Ferrari on the quicker soft tyres, while Hamilton steadily progressed up the leaderboard before settling for P4 and 88 more laps to his name. Read More »

Ed Hochuli, NFL ref known for muscular physique, retires

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Hochuli, one of the most well-known National Football League referees, has retired, as has the controversial Triplette, senior vice president of officiating Al Riveron announced Tuesday. The replacements for Hochuli and Triplette have been chosen, and one of them is a familiar name: side judge Alex Kemp and back judge Shawn Hochuli, Ed's son. Read More »

Calls for Man City star to be banned after Chelsea

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The French global has established himself as one of the world's best centre-backs during his time at the Bernabeu. City forward Sergio Aguero passed to David Silva on the left side of the box. Conte set the team up that way, so he has to take the blame. "So when they put Hazard up front on his own, I was a wee bit disappointed because I didn't know if that was a good idea and it clearly wasn't working at all" said Pat. Read More »

Houston Texans Won't Sign Players Who Kneel During National Anthem

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The team could make waves during free agency, if there's any merit to a perception that's making the rounds in the agents community. His own players never really believed him when he apologized for his comments, and they have every right to believe that now after a report surfaced from the Houston Chronicle , detailing how the franchise wouldn't be interested in any players who participated in kneeling during National Anthem . Read More »

Ross: Dolphins players will be standing for anthem next year per report

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Meantime, Ross is taking coach Adam Gase's rule - that players must stand or protest in the locker room - a step further. Interestingly, Ross supported the protests in the 2016 preseason, when they began with then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick kneeling in protest of inequality and police brutality against minorities. Read More »

Man City not at Barcelona's level yet, says Guardiola

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It is not good for us comparing with that team. We want to be ready if we have to play them at any stage. We have to be focused not to make a mistake - just be focused on what we have to do, offensively and defensively, to control the game and go through. Read More »

First male victim of Larry Nassar comes forward

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Nassar served as the team doctor for USA Gymnastics, the oversight body for gymnastics in the U.S. and facilitator of the U.S. Olympic team for 20 years. He says Nassar treated him multiple times. Jacob Moore, and his sister Kamerin, filed a civil lawsuit against Nassar, USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University. Read More »

Kevin Love Details Battle With Panic Attacks

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I think he could sense something was wrong. "Having the locker right next to me and being next to him on the bus, he's been that sounding board for me", Love said of Frye. After his tweet generated a huge response, DeRozan went on to open up about his battle with depression in an interview with the Toronto Star . "No matter what our circumstances, we're all carrying around things that hurt - and they can hurt us if we keep them buried inside", Love writes. Read More »

National Football League free agency: Bills agree to terms with Chris Ivory

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With running backs Travaris Cadet and Taiwan Jones set to be free agents, the Bills made a veteran presence behind McCoy a priority. Ivory was released by the Jaguars in February after two seasons of a five-year, $32 million contract. He also has some ability as a receiver out of the backfield, logging 20 receptions in each of the last three seasons. The team announced Tuesday that it has signed for Jaguars running back Chris Ivory . Read More »

Study calls Louisiana worst state in country for women

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The Gopher State ranked first on measures of economic and social well-being (which made up 60% of the total score). The data set ranges from median earnings for female workers to women's preventive health care to female homicide rate. California didn't rank as high on the list as some may think, coming in 19th overall. When it came to health and safety, MA - known as a hub in the medical world - excelled. Read More »

Stop whinging, says Warne over Warner-De Kock sledging row

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CA had said early on Monday morning - the fifth day of the Test - that it would investigate the incident , which was caught on CCTV and first aired by South African outlet Independent Media . "Quinton got quite personal and provoked an emotional response from Davey". When asked if Warner's position is under threat, Lehmann said: "No, he's vice-captain of the Australian cricket team". Read More »

Seahawks Michael Bennett could reunite with Dan Quinn in Atlanta

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Bennett, should he be retained, would count roughly $7.4 million against Seattle's salary cap next season. But instead of releasing Bennett and getting nothing the Seahawks are attempting to trade him first and get at least something in return, with Seattle likely hoping for draft picks. Read More »

Cowboys put franchise tag on DE Lawrence at $17.1M

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According to the NFL Network , Lawrence and his agent are looking for a contract that would pay in in that $17 million a year neighborhood, so the Cowboys had no reason not to go ahead and hit him with the tag, just to be safe. "It creates some leverage to get a long-term deal done". Pass rushing was a problem for the Cowboys in each of their past two trips to the playoffs. Read More »

Ramires opens door for 'spectacular' Chelsea return

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The 30 year old left Stamford Bridge in a 25m pounds deal and is likely to be cheaper now given his age and the environment he's playing in. " Chelsea? I'll always have special affection for them and I want to play for them again before finishing my career", said Ramires . Read More »

Bomb squad tasked to vehicle fire scene

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The road remains closed while the army technical officers examine the vehicle and make it safe. Police have confirmed that a mechanical fault is believed to have caused a auto fire that broke out between Bangor and Belfast this morning. Read More »

Flashback: Sam Darnold in high school

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But at least there are some possibilities out there. Lastly, Washington State's Luke Falk has people wondering if he has enough arm to make every National Football League throw. "I love football with all of my heart and soul". That is a familiar refrain these days. So that will all play into it. As a final honorable mention, keep an eye on Western Kentucky prototype Mike White: He looks the part and is equipped with an A-grade arm. Read More »

Bad light ends play, Aussies close to win

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It took 17 minutes and 22 balls on the fifth day for Australia to take the final South African wicket and wrap up the first Test in Durban on Monday. We've got used to Davey over the years. Australia was in position for a big victory most of the day after South Africa's top order fell apart under pressure in the first session, epitomized by the chaotic run out of AB de Villiers for a duck. Read More »

Serena Williams' return will be her biggest challenge, says coach Patrick Mouratoglou

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The American star's time out of the game has been eventful. The 36-year-old, who won her 23rd Grand Slam title at last year's Australian Open before going on maternity leave, pulled out of this year's tournament in Melbourne . "I would have thought I would have retired six years ago, but I'm still here and I'm playing great, and I think I'll still be playing good". With International Women's Day right around the corner, Nike wanted to recognize and celebrate the contributions and ... Read More »

England boss Gareth Southgate must trust Marcus Rashford - Mourinho

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It doesn't matter if he plays or doesn't play. "In your own country, you have examples of players who play even without scoring a goal in the Premier League ". Mourinho, speaking before Monday's game at Crystal Palace , said he had not offered Rashford any assurances regarding his status. What's more, things are looking up for him next season, as Mourinho has repeatedly claimed that the club will not be signing a new striker in the summer, even if Zlatan Ibrahimovic leaves (which is ... Read More »

Kyrie Irving-less Celtics grab Bulls by the horns in Chicago

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Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving said he wants to "stay smart" with the injured left knee that sidelined him for Monday night's win against the Chicago Bulls . It was five minutes into the second quarter before the Bulls scored a field goal in the second quarter. Irving has blossomed in his new role as Boston's alpha, while Thomas and Crowder did not live up to expectations in Cleveland. Read More »

Petr Čech assumes blame for Arsenal loss against Brighton

Carlo Ancelotti is the 4/1 favourite to be his replacement and it is 4/9 that he is gone before the start of next season. "He got his goal with a little flick, but he's not the player I hoped he would be". The Seagulls sit comfortably at tenth in the Premier League Table, just three points behind eighth placed Leicester City . When is enough, enough for Mr. Read More »