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Eagles vs Chiefs recap: Kansas City wins tough game over Philadelphia

When the Eagles fired Chip Kelly in 2015, they went back to something more familiar: They hired the offensive coordinator of their former coach. The fundamentals are another matter. The wide-receiving upgrades also help open things up over the middle for the backs and tight ends. Yes, there's still rigid competition from the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants in this potent division, but if you're going to move from mediocre to contender, you have to have a franchise face at the ... Read More »

Red Deer Terry Fox Run raises close to $11000


Hundreds of thousands of people across the country will put on their running shoes today to continue the legacy of one of Canada's heroes. "I used to go to Hastings Junior Secondary and run the track and he was there running all the time", said Chris Sparrow, who participated in the run. Read More »

Todd Gurley hurdles defender before reaching out for touchdown


The Rams would tie the game on a 40-yard field goal for Greg Zuerlein, but a final minute touchdown pass from Kirk Cousins to Ryan Grant put the Redskins up 27-20 with just over a minute left to play. And it worked well early, until Kelley exited the game, ceding the bulk of his carries to rookie Samaje Perine . The Redskins tallied 21 first downs, and accrued 385 total yards. Read More »

3 in Associated Press Top 25


They received one first-place vote. USC had to go into overtime to pull out a 27-24 win over the visiting Longhorns. Three Big Ten teams round out the top 10 - MI (3-0), Wisconsin (3-0) and Ohio State (2-1). Also falling out were Kansas State (No. 18), Tennessee (No. 23) and UCLA (No. 25). FSU fell from No. 11 to No. 12 despite not playing once again due to Hurricane Irma . Read More »

Cavani, Neymar at loggerheads over penalty in PSG win over Lyon

Paris Saint-Germain maintained their ideal start to the Ligue 1 season after defeating Olympique Lyon 2-0 on Sunday evening. Lopes then did brilliantly to save a Cavani penalty awarded after Ferland Mendy had felled Mbappe. The ball looked likely to drift wide until it was pushed into the bottom corner by Marcelo . At the other end Neymar struck a sweet free-kick which dipped up and down over the OL wall, but Lopes punched it away (57'). Read More »

Sergio Aguero is a goal machine, says Gundogan


Here are seven deadly stats from the game... They shouldn't be slept on in the Premier League and they'll cause problems for this Manchester City squad. The Sky Blues are proving to be one of the most high-flying teams in world soccer this season. Sergio Aguero was the man of the match with the sixth hat-trick of his Premier League career. Read More »

Hamilton wins Singapore GP after Ferrari duo crashes out


Hamilton and Mercedes had braced themselves for a race of "damage limitation" after struggling in qualifying. "So I've generally been pescatarian really for the majority of the year and then I'm cutting fish". Australian Ricciardo had been confident of victory, despite missing out on pole on Saturday but could not keep up with the Briton's pace on Sunday. Read More »

Pulis hails Barry record


We're pleased to have him and it's a privilege to work with him". Barry made 365 appearances for Aston Villa, after making his debut as a second-half substitute in a 3-1 win at Sheffield Wednesday in May 1998, before playing 132 times in the top flight for Manchester City. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick gets support from Jay Z and Chris Rock


Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick wants to play football this season, even as NFL teams move into their second week of games without him on a roster. Throughout his set, Jay-Z offered concertgoers encouraging words. Kaepernick has been outspoken on issues of racial and social justice. "I just hope that God is ready for some outrageously amusing times". Read More »

Chicago Bears: Should they put Mitchell Trubisky in?


That's what happened on Sunday, with Glennon throwing two interceptions - including a pick six - and losing a fumble in a 29-7 battering by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium. So there are no answers without some downside for the Bears , but it's increasingly hard to explain why it wouldn't be better to let the more important player see live action. Read More »

Chelsea were 'unlucky' in FA Cup final loss to Arsenal - Antonio Conte


They kept the rest of their players. "He's a powerful player, for sure a good signing for us". "When you lose there is always disappointment, but I think last season was a great season for us, a big achievement". Conte's main concern heading into the derby is an illness that has given him a sore throat - not an ideal situation for a manager renowned for bellowing instructions at his players during matches. Read More »

Antonio Conte confirms Eden Hazard could start for Chelsea against Nottingham Forest


Welbeck also missed eight months previous year with a knee cartilage injury that required surgery and, in this World Cup season, will now be anxiously awaiting the results of a scan. When asked if he believed £70 million man Alvar Morata was dominated by Arsenal's centre-backs including an impressive performance from Shkodran Mustafi, he responded by saying: "In my opinion Morata played a really good game". Read More »

Defense Leads Again As Ravens Beat Browns, 24-10, In Home Opener


Terrance West scored on the next play for a 7-0 lead. The Browns have had 27 starting quarterbacks since 1999, with Kizer starting the second round of the Browns Quarterback Alphabet. Really tough. Once Kizer got back in the game, it seemed that fans were warming up to Hogan. NOTES: Ravens CB Brandon Carr made his 146th consecutive start - the longest streak in the National Football League among defensive players. Read More »

Conte seeks revenge as Chelsea, Arsenal clash at Stamford Bridge


The Gunners have had a shaky start to the season, but seem to have turned a corner since the worldwide break as they comfortably dispatched Bournemouth in the league and showed some character as they came from a goal down to defeat FC Cologne 3-1 at the Emirates in the Europa League on Thursday. Read More »

India vs Australia, 1st ODI, MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai


India will face Australia in a five-match One Day International (ODI) series and two Twenty20 International (T20I) matches starting on September 17 in Chennai . "Sometimes they are good but they don't get the opportunity". The Aussies too will rely heavily on their tweakers to get them the wickets . Bhuvneshwar Kumar (32*) also made a handy contribution. Read More »

F1 Singapore GP: Five things to know ahead of the night race

Liberty Media had taken complete control of F1 in January, ending Bernie Ecclestone's 40-year reign at the helm of affairs. During the 90-minute race, "we will be seeing about 10 terrabytes of data float through the system, which makes it the biggest science project on the planet for that period of time, eclipsing even the human genome project", said Ian Rhodes, CEO of McLaren Applied Technologies. Read More »

Brathwaite journey worthwhile as West Indies win


But Yorkshire's Plunkett, who is in the England squad for the match, feels the time may be right to rest Stokes. Hales (43) hit boundaries at will but after looking set to record the fastest England T20I fifty he marched down the wicket to Carlos Brathwaite yorking himself and losing his off stump. Read More »

Burnley hold on to draw with Liverpool


Philippe Coutinho persuaded Jurgen Klopp to substitute him towards the end of Liverpool's 1-1 draw against Burnley after cramping up in his first Premier League match of the season. Only Emre Can, Joel Matip , Roberto Firmino and Salah kept their place. Normal service resumed thereafter. The Reds will be hoping to bounce back after a heavy defeat to Manchester City last weekend. Read More »

Richard Sherman (hamstring) expected to play against 49ers


Rawls missed the final three games of the 2015 regular season with a broken ankle. (Seattle officially listed Sherman as having been limited in practice). "He's been such a fun player to watch". Seattle might just use this game, one they're expected to win easily, as an audition process. But the 49ers still appear as beatable, if not also as bendable, as any team on the Seahawks' schedule, having lost 18 of their past 21 games and a year ago setting team records for defensive futility. Read More »

Tigers thrashed by Purdue in demoralizing loss


Few of us dared hope for a victory, and when Purdue got the ball after the kickoff and by using the revolving wedge and boxing the tackles, assisted by a bad pass, scored six points in five minutes, it seemed like a walkover. The second interception came in the fourth quarter, when Lock tossed a gorgeous pass to wideout J'Mon Moore in the end zone only to have the ball snatched from Moore's hand by Purdue cornerback Kamal Hardy. Read More »

Korea Open Superseries: PV Sindhu Outlasts Nozomi Okuhara To Clinch Title


Nozomi Okukara had defeated Sindhu in a marathon final at World Championships just two weeks back. Indian fifth seed Sindhu joined Okuhara in the last four after a tough 21-19, 16-21, 21-10 win against Minatsu Mitani. However Bingjiao picked up in the second game taking it on Sindhu with 17-21. The key was to get the early lead in the decider and Sindhu did exactly that. Read More »

Europa League: UEFA charge Arsenal, Cologne over crowd trouble


But certainly they ( Cologne ) had more people here than tickets so that was certainly the cause", he said at the post-match news conference. They finished outside the top four last season for the first time in two decades. "After that game, I understood our team". "For this reason, it is a massive game for us". One bright spark from Thursday's game who could feature at Stamford Bridge though is Sead Kolasinac who only played the second half. Read More »

Jalen Hurts hits Calvin Ridley for 78-yard TD


CSU coach Mike Bobo cautioned all week his Rams could ill afford to allow big plays to the Tide's offense, and his offense had to be stingy with the ball. Colorado State quarterback Nick Stevens is an NFL-quality passer and finished 21-of-38 for 6.5 yards per attempt with two touchdowns and two interceptions. Read More »

How to Watch LSU vs. Mississippi State


Saturday night was a stark wake-up call for an LSU team that spent the first two games of Ed Orgeron's first season as permanent head coach blasting an 0-3 Independent (Brigham Young) and an FCS opponent (Chattanooga) and had risen to No. Read More »

Liverpool fan tears into Jurgen Klopp


Dyche's well-drilled side took the lead through Scott Arfield with their first shot on target before Mohamed Salah's fifth goal of the season, and his fourth in succession at Anfield, quickly restored parity. "Under this point of view, Liverpool have not made any improvement under Klopp because they used to allow many goals with Rodgers and the same happens today with Klopp ". Read More »