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NASCAR legend Richard Petty blasts national anthem protests in the NFL

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NASCAR icon Richard Petty, a former driver and current team owner, told the AP that he wouldn't accept the slightest protest of our nation's colors. So many people gave our lives for it. "What got 'em where they're at?" As NFL players rose up en masse against Donald Trump and for racial justice on Sunday by sitting or kneeling during the national anthem, NASCAR owners made clear they would not put up with the same style of protest. Read More »

Form Morata ready for Atletico

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Now, former Chelsea striker Shevchenko has told Blues fans that Morata is more than capable of filling in for Costa at Stamford Bridge. It was a goal manufactured in Spain as Cesc Fabregas lofted a ball through for Azpilicueta to calmly chest past the goalkeeper, providing Morata with a tap-in. Read More »

How to Watch Chelsea vs. Stoke City

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Alvaro Morata's hat-trick led champions Chelsea to an easy 4-0 win at Stoke . And the Liverpool manager has openly admitted that the starts that both Manchester United and Manchester City have made to the new campaign has made life hard for his Reds team. Read More »

Chiefs vs. Chargers: Highlights, game tracker and more

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Linebacker Melvin Ingram , Chris McCain and Darius Philon all took a knee. Los Angeles' Philip Rivers threw three interceptions and the Chargers fell to 0-3 in their first season playing in the 27,000-seat StubHub Center after moving from San Diego. Read More »

Poppy ban to be lifted by FIFA after talks with global federations

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The Prime Minister Theresa May has attacked Fifa's stance as " utterly outrageous ". "Our football players want to recognise and respect those who have given their lives for our safety and security", she said. The game will be confirmed next month, presuming both teams have booked their place at the World Cup finals, and Federation Internationale de Football Association will then formally agree to the symbols being worn. Read More »

Three Packers sit down in protest during national anthem

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If anything, seeing him listed as doubtful bodes well for him returning in Week 4. The Bengals have a chance to win because of injuries to Green Bay players like defensive lineman Mike Daniels. Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton tossed a pair of touchdown passes, Aaron Rodgers threw his second career pick-six and the Packers offensive line allowed five sacks. Read More »

Mistero sulle condizioni di Higuain, Ravanelli: 'Ora è solo un peso…'

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Non era mica la prima volta: era successo l'anno scorso a San Siro con l'Inter, era successo in un altro derby della passata stagione e potrebbe ricapitare in futuro. Attualmente Higuain è un peso per la Juventus , in queste partite al di là dei gol che ha fatto non è mai stato il Gonzalo che conosciamo. Gonzalo è un giocatore importante per tutti e l'ha sempre dimostrato. Read More »

Pogba could face surgery on hamstring injury

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The uncertainty is due to the fact that Pogba could require surgery to fix the issue and that United will decide if that is the best course of action next week. Sure, Pogba is one of the world's most elite players, and obviously a huge difference maker, but the Red Devils have plenty of quality at the position. Read More »

Diego Costa without attitude - Alvaro Morata era dawns at Chelsea

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Philippe Coutinho scored a brilliant first goal of the season and Jamie Vardy had a penalty saved as Liverpool survived a Leicester fightback to end their run of four games without a win. "In the second half we scored twice and made more chances to improve the result , but it wasn't easy". Chelsea are no pushovers, though, and will be ready for a battle. Read More »

Modi tells people to travel all over country

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He said it had helped him understand the feelings of the common people in such a short time. "We feel proud of diversity but have you ever tried to feel this diversity?" Share your experiences, your pictures on incredible India. He also appreciated Swati Mahadik, the widow of Colonel Santosh Mahadik, and Nidhi Dubey, widow of Naik Mukesh Dubey, who recently joined the Army in order to serve the country. Read More »

J&K: Five Injured in Grenade Attack in Sopore

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According to police, terrorists threw the grenade at a security forces vehicle in the main market near the State Bank of India branch and it entered the vehicle."We have registered a case, investigation is underway", SSP Harmeet Singh said. Read More »

BRIGHTON vs. NEWCASTLE UNITED - English Premier League (Round 6)

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Shelvey strikes the woodwork - from a corner! The visitors had the first effort two minutes in, as Mikel Merino's deflected half-volley from the edge of box was saved by Maty Ryan. September 24, 2017 at 18:00, the program of the 6th round will continue the only match of Sunday, in which at the stadium "Amex" Brighton will play against Newcastle United . Read More »

Singer takes knee after singing national anthem in Detroit

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If peaceful protests did nothing, the powerful wouldn't try so hard to silence them - wrote the NYACLU - all of this happening without Colin Kaepernick being on team this season. Quarterback Matthew Stafford was part of the chain of players, and appeared to be locking arms with cornerback Darius Slay. Typically, Ford, who turned 92 last week, watches the anthem from her luxury box in Ford Field. Read More »

What to Watch For: Texans vs. Patriots

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Defensively, the greatest emphasis this week for the New England Patriots has been halting the alarming number of big plays. The defending Super Bowl champions will need another strong effort when they face the Houston Texans on Sunday (10 a.m. Read More »

Garett Bolles will shockingly start against Buffalo Bills

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How they accomplish these runs has changed since the Bills hired Rick Dennison as their offensive coordinator after two years in the same position with the Broncos. Anderson is a helluva running back. I've already brought up Siemian in the lede, but it bears mentioning again how well the third-year man out of Northwestern has played this season. Read More »

India vs Australia, 3rd ODI

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Consecutive wins in the first two matches of this series have raised the morale of the Indian team, and as a result, the team will not be making any changes in the playing eleven. Though Kohli is not someone who plays for records, India's positive record in Indore indicate the Delhi man could equal this record of Dhoni, who is regarded as one of the best captains India ever produced. Read More »

Ian Wright reveals his viewpoint on Jose Mourinho's sending off on Twitter

Phil Jones was arguably United's best defender and was faultless having kept Shane Long at bay and clearing anything that came his way. Pawson then sent Mourinho to the stands for the final moment, but the United boss did not complain, instead going out of his way to shake hands with several members of the Southampton coaching staff. Read More »

Conte explains why Chelsea farmed Zouma out on loan

Conte's stand-off with Costa had proved an unwelcome distraction this season after the Chelsea forward was told by the Italian that he was no longer part of his plans. Pedro will play despite limping out of the Arsenal clash with an ankle injury. "He is fit and he is available for the Stoke game". Alvaro Morata scored his first hat-trick for Chelsea as they extended their unbeaten run in the league to five games. Read More »

Sam Bradford: Minnesota Vikings QB to miss second straight game

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Week 3 is underway, and for the Minnesota Vikings , this will be a game that will test them. Tampa Bay opened its season last week with a 29-7 win over the Bears at home, easily covering the 7-point spread in the process. Not every oddsmaker pays attention to the minutiae of every team, and the Vikings still looked objectively bad against a superior Steelers team so any narrative about the Vikings looking playoff bound because of how they performed against the Saints was erased last Sunday ... Read More »

Hughes: Chelsea missing the 'dark arts' brought by Diego Costa

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Morata was mainly drafted in as a replacement for Diego Costa , who finally secured a move back to Atletico Madrid on Thursday. Chelsea remain three points behind Manchester City, but Conte isn't concerned about the flying start made by the leaders and second-placed Manchester United . Read More »

Stoke City 0-4 Chelsea: 5 Talking Points

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Courtois completed the match without further incident, and Conte insisted that Chelsea had obeyed Premier League rules regarding possible concussion and had not put their No. "He wants to become one of the best". They walked away from the Bet365 stadium with all three points thanks to a 4-0 victory. Antonio Conte: "It's normal to come here and suffer". Read More »

Alvaro Morata goals help Blues close in on long-standing Arsenal record

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Chelsea , on the other hand, can afford to feel upbeat regarding their chances of taking a result from Atletico upon making their return to Champions League action on Wednesdayat the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium. Jordan Henderson restored the Reds' two-goal advantage but Jamie Vardy got Leicester back into contention just a minute later. Joe Allen flashed then ball over the Chelsea crossbar after the resultant free kick was headed out of the Chelsea penalty area. Read More »

Stoke boss Hughes: Chelsea struggling to manage their dark arts

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Stoke stayed in the game until Morata finished them off with goals in the 77th and 82nd minutes, first dinking the ball over Butland and then tapping in to take his season's tally to six. A clash in the Diouf and he went down holding his face despite there being no contact. Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting had a penalty claim turned down after blocked by Cahill while the defender was on the ground at the corner of the box, before Courtois received treatment after an awkward landing from an aerial ... Read More »

Stoke could have one fit centre-back for Chelsea game - Hughes

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Hughes admits he was a fan of Costa, who is set to leave Chelsea after months of acrimony to rejoin Atletico Madrid. More importantly from Conte's point of view, Costa will switch to Madrid and train with his new club, drawing a line under the contentious issue that the manager has been repeatedly forced to deal with. Read More »

Antonio Conte 'pleased' Chelsea fans changed lyrics to offensive Alvaro Morata song

At the Etihad Stadium, a brace from Raheem Sterling and goals from Leroy Sane, Sergio Aguero and Fabian Delph for Manchester City ensured a 5-0 thumping of Crystal Palace. United weren't as impressive on the South Coast, but a single goal from Lukaku gave Jose Mourinho and his troops the three points. If Stoke wish to push on, or even avoid a relegation fight, they must fill their squad with more players are able to perform consistently. Read More »