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Budweiser Salutes Dale Jr. Before Final Race

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Budweiser was the first sponsor of Earnhardt's No. 8 Chevrolet when he made his NASCAR Cup Series debut in 1999. Longtime Earnhardt sponsor Budweiser released its farewell video Tuesday, and it's a tear-jerker for sure. " Budweiser will always have a special place in my heart ." . I'm deeply honored in what they've done to commemorate my final race. According to Anheuser-Busch executive Nick Kelly, the salute to Earnhardt has already surpassed Caray's tribute in engagements. Read More »

Rafael Nadal exits ATP Finals with painful knee injury

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Nadal had been determined to try to compete in London despite the knee injury that caused him to pull out of the Paris Masters, but was clearly struggling in the closing stages against Goffin. I know the periods of time that I need to work. "We hope to have the right rest, the right work and try to be ready for the beginning of the next season". Read More »

A'Ja Wilson is on the John Wooden Award watch list

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He earned All-West Coast Conference first-team honors last season while averaging 10.2 points and 6.4 rebounds. Nineteen players on the list are seniors, headlined by A'ja Wilson, last season's most outstanding player at the Final Four who led SC to the 2017 NCAA title. Read More »

Chef Lyon stops play for 30 minutes

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The play was stopped and Tea was taken with the visitors needing just 18 runs for the victory. There have been many instances in the past where cricket matches were forced to stop for a while due to weird reasons. When the match resumed after the 30-minute break, Kurtis Patterson and Daniel Hughes did the job for New South Wales recording a six-wicket victory. Read More »

Notre Dame Fans Get Into Slippery Brawl With Miami Fans

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Similarly, as the supporters of Ohio State (8-2) and Notre Dame (8-2), believed to number in the trillions, root for chaos and for a potential two-loss playoff team, surely the sight of those two in Iowa City and Miami Gardens, respectively, could give pause. Read More »

Jordan Brand x Gatorade Unveil 'Like Mike' Collection

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Now, 26 years later, Gatorade and Jordan Brand are coming together to celebrate what "Be Like Mike" has come to represent today. On Wednesday, they officially unveiled that collection and it's pretty damn awesome. Not only will the sneakers debut but Jordan gear in Gatorade theme colors with the famous lighting bolt will hit retail stores, and some has already made its way to online stores such as Eastbay . Read More »

Aronimink Golf Club to host 2027 PGA Championship

Aronimink has also hosted the Senior PGA Championship, in 2003, making it the first venue to hold each of the PGA of America's three rotating major championships. The club has been in contact with the PGA and the U.S. Golf Association since the AT&T National, hosted by Tiger Woods , was held at Aronimink in 2010 and 2011. Read More »

Dani Alves delighted that Brazil have a friend in Gabriel Jesus

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Manchester City striker Jesus scored his eighth global goal in last week's 3-1 win over Japan and appears set to play a key role at Russian Federation 2018. "Even though Southgate has only had 13 games (as manager) so far, with Dele Alli, Kane, and the experience of (Gary) Cahill, that tradition counts, so I see England as one of the favourites (for the World Cup)". Read More »

National Football League denies Vikings request to have Olsen pulled from broadcast

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Now, Olsen's access will be restricted in preparation for the game . Per NFL Network's Tom Pelissero , the Vikings' request to have Olsen moved off their game on Sunday was denied. Olsen countered Wednesday that he can not be blamed if Vikings coaches or players spill the beans on what was supposed to be a tactical secret. Fox Vice President of Communications Eddie Motl released a statement saying, in part, "we fully respect the Vikings' concerns and will limit the amount of pregame access ... Read More »

Real Madrid Have Reportedly Dropped Their Asking Price For Gareth Bale

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Bale, 28, was heavily linked with a move to Manchester United last summer but Madrid failed to sign Monaco ace Kylian Mbappe and opted to stick with the Wales worldwide. Having publicly declared their frustration in the star, Real may now only see around half of what they could have raked in during the summer. "He can make the difference", he told TalkSPORT . Read More »

Difficult People Cancelled by Hulu After Three Seasons

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Recurring players include Derrick Baskin, Gabourey Sidibe, Shakina Nayfack, Tracee Chimo, Fred Armisen, Jackie Hoffman, and John Cho. The series was created and executive produced by Julie Klausner , with Amy Poehler also serving as an executive producer, and was Hulu's first original series of such caliber to air on the streaming service. Read More »

Georgia's Roquan Smith named national award finalist

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The announcement was made Wednesday by the Charlotte Touchdown Club. The Nagurski Trophy victor will be announced December 4 at at banquet at the Charlotte Convention Center. He has 44 tackles , 5.5 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, a forced fumble and a blocked kick. Chubb has 57.5 career tackles for loss and 26 sacks. Alabama has had a finalist for the award for seven straight seasons. Read More »

ATP Finals: Grigor Dimitrov thumps David Goffin to remain ideal in London

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The Austrian, who lost an edgy three-setter to Dimitrov, was rescued from a tough second round against Nadal, who withdrew from the tournament with a knee injury after losing in his opener against Goffin. Goffin finally managed to hold serve in the second set, but Dimitrov still was able to break the Belgian's serve two more times . But, yeah, I'm nearly 100% physically, yeah. Read More »

Jets not interested in benching Josh McCown

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The wait will continue for the foreseeable future. "But as an organization, this is professional football". " We're going to play the best players that give us the opportunity to win at all positions ", added Bates. In scout team, a quarterback gets to stay on with a completion. "They are not just throwing the ball out there, they are competing". If you throw an incompletion, you rotate. Read More »

Targeting Champions League return: Defender Rojo

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Marcos Rojo made his Manchester United return after nearly seven months out on Wednesday night. The striker, who has also recently returned from a knee ligament injury, scored his fourth goal in his last three games. Eric Bailly, Phil Jones and Chris Smalling have all laid claims to starting roles in Mourinho's defence during Rojo's absence, while Victor Lindelof was also signed in the summer for £31m. Read More »

Eriksen leads Denmark to World Cup

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In short, Eriksen has been the driving force behind his country's qualification for the World Cup. After toiling in Saturday's goalless first leg in Copenhagen, O'Neill had urged his side to seize the initiative at home and a boisterous crowd was bouncing when Duffy gambled on a Robbie Brady punt, punishing Nicolai Jorgensen's wayward clearance to nod over Kasper Schmeichel . Read More »

Gus Malzahn speaks to media after season-altering win

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Last season, Daniel Carlson kicking the ball out of the end zone nearly felt like a foregone conclusion. "There's no doubt", Malzahn said. "Just really trying to hone in on my skills and get better". Auburn held the Bulldogs to 230 yards and 17 points. Either way, it seemed to work against Georgia in helping sell the fake, though the Tigers' running two screns and a quick pass to the flats their three prior passes also set up the play. Read More »

Aguero faints at halftime of Argentina-Nigeria friendly

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Aguero, who scored the victor in Argentina's 1-0 victory over Russian Federation on Saturday, netted his team's second goal against Nigeria in the 36th minute in Krasnodar before he was replaced at the break. The AFA gave no further details on the incident, which occurred after Aguero had scored in the first half. Other scorers for the Super Eagles were debutante Bryan Idowu and Kelechi Iheanacho who also provided two assists. Read More »

Lewandowski wants help at Bayern; Giroud is suggested

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However, Bayern's top scorer said he realised it would not be straightforward to find a quality backup who was content to sit on the bench. 'Of course, the club hierarchy will decide which striker is worth considering, but clearly we aren't talking about a top global striker. Read More »

Later start times announced for two upcoming Saints games

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Both the Rams (7-2) and the Panthers (7-3) will represent chances for the Saints to make a statement against top NFC contenders. Carolina and New Orleans played once already this season, on September 24 at Bank of America Stadium. The game will remain on FOX and the Broncos-Dolphins game will be moving to the same network. The only primetime game now remaining on New Orleans' schedule is a Thursday night game against the Falcons on December 7. Read More »

Jaguars DB Tashaun Gipson wants to score 40 on Browns

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His former teammates aren't amused. Gipson said he hopes the Jaguars score 40 points and shut out the Browns on November 19 at FirstEnergy Stadium. "Anytime anybody says something about the organization and the football team, you want your people to be aware, but we have earned this". "He is back in here watching film before I was even back in here", Kizer said. Read More »

Indians' Kluber wins AL Cy Young

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Kluber, 31, led the AL with an ERA of 2.25 and a WHIP of 0.87 and was tied for most wins at 18 to go with four losses. Kluber dominated after missing almost all of May with an injury, going 15-2 with a 1.62 ERA while holding opposing hitters to a.162 batting average from June to the end of September. Read More »

Tyron Woodley: 'If Nate [Diaz] wants to go UFC 219, I'm ready'

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Diaz bout, rumblings have the UFC targeting its yearend UFC 219 event for the surprising match-up. With BJPenn.com journalist Chris Taylor among the first to latch onto rumours of Diaz's return to the octagon, MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani confirmed that Conor McGregor's nemesis is indeed in talks and that his prospective opponent is none other than Tyron Woodley. Read More »

National Football League names Tom Brady, Dion Lewis in weekly awards

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The NFL Network's Ian Rapoport later reported that a source described Slater's injury as "serious" and that he could be "looking at a multi-game absence". It's possible that Slater re-aggravated his previous hamstring injury that kept him out of the first four games of the regular season. He suffered the injury during practice on August 2 and did not return to game action until October 5 (Week 5 versus Tampa Bay). Read More »

Jon Gruden on potential return to coaching: 'Never say never'

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Kaufman said he has heard that Gruden would be open to returning to coaching and would prefer the NFL , not college football, because he doesn't like recruiting. "I can't sit here and say he will take it if offered, but I do think he would listen", Blackburn added. As written here before, I continue to question why National Football League and college teams would want a coach who has been out of the active coaching ranks for so long so badly. Read More »

UW's Azeem Victor suspended indefinitely after arrest

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King County Jail records show Victor was booked at 4:16 a.m. and released six hours later. "We take these matters very seriously", Petersen said in a statement. Petersen told reporters last week Victor would be moved to defensive end where he would be used as an edge rusher. Victor has tallied 30 tackles with two sacks and three pass breakups in his senior season. Read More »

Maradona Wants Argentina Job For World Cup?

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Despite taking a 2-0 lead in the first half through goals from Ever Banega and Sergio Aguero, the Super Eagles rallied back to win 4-2 with goals from Kelechi Iheanacho, Bryan Idowu and Alex Iwobi (brace). Maradona earned 91 caps for Argentina as a player and led the national team between 2008 and 2010, until he was sacked following their elimination from the 2010 World Cup at the quarter-final stage, per The Telegraph . Read More »

Barcelona's Javier Mascherano Out For One Month Over Injury Against Nigeria

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However, it has emerged that the 33-year-old defender picked up an injury during the game after scans overseen by Barcelona doctors on Wednesday [15 November] morning revealed the blow for manager Ernesto Valverde. Mascherano will miss the Liga Santander matches against Leganes, Valencia, Celta Vigo, Villarreal and Deportivo la Coruna and it will be touch and go whether he is fit for the "Classico". Read More »

Doping investigation 'living hell' over for Bradley Wiggins

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The 37-year-old criticised the press coverage of the case, and said he had kept his silence despite "the commentators and professional riders wading in without knowing all the facts". British Cycling chief executive officer Julie Harrington said: "I would like to thank Nicole Sapstead and her team at Ukad for the diligence and determination they have shown in investigating this matter". Read More »

Joel Embiid scores 32 in win over Clippers

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This year, however, he's crossed the 30-minute threshold three times. Joel Embiid torched the Clippers for 32 points on Monday. Blake Griffin scored 29 for Los Angeles, which has not won since November 1 against the Dallas Mavericks. He also turned the ball over three times. Clippers starters Milos Teodosic, Patrick Beverly, and Danilo Gallinari were inactive due to injuries. He tormented the Clippers in every way. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott finally gives up the fight

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In the statement Elliott's agents made it clear he wasn't admitting to any wrongdoing. He dropped it due to "a practical assessment of the current legal landscape " and his desire for closure in the matter. Alfred Morris and Rod Smith will continue to hold down the fort in the Dallas backfield. Wednesday's announcement now assures he will sit out games for the 5-4 Cowboys against the Eagles, Chargers, Washington, Giants and Oakland before returning for the final two against Seattle and the ... Read More »

Brian Bertie: All Whites are confusing the locals

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Hudson, however, said his team are used to playing away and are ready to thwart Peru's attempt to reach the Finals for the first time since 1982. "We don't have that pressure". "He's good, obviously every day he gets better", Hudson said. On Tuesday, traditional Peruvian shaman and witchdoctors set about cursing Chris Wood & Co.by using various photographs, liquids. Read More »

Case Keenum remains Vikings starter

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In the receiving end, Robert Woods posted 171 yards and two touchdowns in eight receptions while Gurley II added 68 yards in six receptions. The Rams lost their remaining seven games after the switch. Defensively, Minnesota is allowing 18.3 points and 294.6 yards per game. This game likely comes down to which offensive line holds up more, as these defenses are both one of the best at sacking the quarterback and creating game changing plays. Read More »

Jeff Long Out As Arkansas AD

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The trustees did meet in executive session with UA Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz, who was Long's supervisor. His contract with Arkansas was set to expire in June. It is still unclear if Long resigned or was sacked by the school. He has been instrumental in adding tens of millions of dollars in revenue yearly for the university. Read More »

Giancarlo Stanton Won't Accept Trade To Red Sox, Cardinals

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However, ESPN.com reported that teams view the Marlins' current asking price - for Stanton as "shockingly high" and "somewhat out of touch with reality, and not discounted almost enough given his whopping" contract. And it's not happening here either, as the Marlins are looking to unload Stanton. A baseball source said yesterday that he's been told Stanton will not accept a trade to either the Red Sox or the Cardinals, another team linked early and often in trade rumors. Read More »

Stone Temple Pilots Reveal New Vocalist Jeff Gutt From X Factor

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After Weiland's departure, he was replaced by Linkin Park vocalist Chester Bennington , who recorded on EP with the band (titled High Rise ) and moved on after just two years to resume focus on his main gig. "Talk about a happy accident". "We wanted someone who would not only do our earlier songs justice, but would also write new songs and carve out a different path forward with us". Read More »

Lionel Messi has signed new Barcelona contract, claims La Liga president

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Lionel Messi's future at Barcelona has come into question in recent weeks, with his current contract set to expire in the summer. Tebas says Barcelona have informed him a contract has been signed unless he has been "lied to". Team-mate Andres Iniesta recently signed a "lifetime" deal with the club and Barca CEO Oscar Grau recently suggested he'd like to see Messi do the same. Read More »

UFC: Anderson Silva Releases Statement Following Drug Test Failure

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Silva and Gastelum had been slated to meet in the Octagon at UFC 212 last June, but Gastelum was pulled from the fight after testing positive to marijuana. "I will not give up, much less stop doing what I love, not because of fame or money, it's because I love to fight". "Again, I have nothing against China", Bisping said, after Helwani posited that it didn't make sense for the "Count" to retire in Shanghai, "they are a lovely race of people". Read More »

Bills QB Tyrod Taylor Benched; Nathan Peterman to Start vs. Chargers

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Peterman was drafted by the Bills in the fifth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Head coach Sean McDermott believes Peterman gives the team the best chance of reaching that goal. "I'm comfortable making a calculated risk to try and get us where we need to go". That's what I said (Sunday). Taylor, 28, has been benched despite completing 64.2 percent of his passes this season and scoring 12 touchdowns while only throwing three interceptions. Read More »

Olympic president urges Carlo Tavecchio to resign over Italy failure

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The 39-year-old goalkeeper, who lifted the 2006 World Cup in Germany, who had been hoping to compete in a record sixth World Cup. That's according to European news outlet Calciomercato who say the experienced boss is a contender to replace Giampiero Ventura in charge of the Italy national team. Read More »

Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian to Wednesday on Thursday

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The luxury wedding, which is set to take place on Thursday, comes just 11 weeks after the famous athlete gave birth to their daughter, Alexis, who will there on the big day, with a baby sitter on hand for the duration. Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian are headed to the altar! They have instructed Preston to fill the hall with thousands of dollars worth of crystals and flowers. Read More »

Australia beat Honduras to qualify for Russia World Cup

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A 0-0 first leg in front of a hostile Honduras crowd last Saturday put the pressure on the Australians, and it was a nervy first half as they probed the opposition defence to find the breakthrough. Tim Cahill returned to the team from injury and started as a lone striker but his team mates were unable to present him with any clear-cut chances to notch up his 51st worldwide goal. Read More »

Man United boss Mourinho makes signing Arsenal star his top priority

The same article goes on to reveal that Spanish side Atletico Madrid are likely to rival Manchester United for the 29-year-old's signature. The Red Devils have been linked with Spanish worldwide and Valencia star Carlos Soler for quite some time and according to Independent , Mourinho has made the 20-year-old his top transfer target in January. Read More »