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Wenger Rules Out Move For Man Utd Target


Meanwhile, Wenger confirmed that the club are in the market for replacements. "I was having this discussion with my old mates yesterday and today", Ferdinand told BT Sport. Sanchez's absence from the Arsenal squad this weekend not only signals the departure of the once beloved Gunners man, but that Wenger's side will be without their most unsafe player in a must win game on the south coast. Read More »

Brian Daboll, Potential Josh McDaniels Replacement, Takes Job With Bills


At Alabama, Daboll led an offense that finished 15th in points per game with a run-heavy focus. A West Seneca, NY native, Daboll returns closer to home and to work under a familiar face. "He is a good coach and a good teacher and has been a part of winning programs in the National Football League and in college". The Crimson Tide and head coach Nick Saban are looking for a new offensive coordinator for the second year in a row. Read More »

India and South Africa share spoils after exhilarating day of play


At stumps on day one, South Africa were 269/6, thanks to a seriously classy 94 from Aiden Markram on his own patch and a meticulous 82 from Hashim Amla . The second test between India and South Africa will kickstart at Centurion today and it came a surprise to everyone when Bhuvneshwar was dropped from the second test. Read More »

Thibaut Courtois hits back at Chelsea fans: "It doesn't help"

Speaking to reporters at Cobham, Conte said of Barkley: "I am clear [about when he'll play]". "It's important that the fans must know that we want to play out from the back", the Belgian goalkeeper said. They remain third in the Premier League but can be overtaken by Liverpool on Sunday if they manage to beat Manchester City at Anfield. The west London outfit let go of the chance to move to the second spot in the points table (temporarily) and gave City to further push up the table, as ... Read More »

Kevin Sumlin goes to the University of Arizona


The future looked bright for Sumlin after his initial season with the Aggies. Although Sumlin didn't succeed in his final years at Texas A&M - under the Aggies' standards - he did connect with his players and bring the Aggies close to contention. Read More »

Adam Smith's commentary as Bournemouth scored vs Arsenal


The Gunners, missing Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil , gave up a lead to lose 2-1 away to struggling Bournemouth in the Premier League on Sunday. As Arsenal failed to find the creative outlets to close the game out, the home side took the lead when Rob Holding afforded Wilson plenty of space in the box to lay a shot on for Jordon Ibe . Read More »

Arsene Wenger gives an update on the future of Alexis Sanchez


The Gunners want Sanchez to stay but boss Arsene Wenger appears resigned to losing him before the window closes, and Mourinho admitted there are certain players that United must try to sign if given the chance. Reports have also emerged that Mourinho will attempt to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez , who is also out of contract in the summer. Sanchez is out of contract at Arsenal come the end of the season and is refusing to sign a new deal at The Emirates. Read More »

Wenger plans to stay at Arsenal until 2019

Although that offer was widely touted to end in failure, it now appears as though the Premier League leaders are unwilling to bid more than £20m for the forward, potentially leaving United with a clear run at the former Barcelona man. Despite being out of the FA Cup and with a slim chance of reaching the top four, Arsenal do have a chance to win some silverware this season. Jose Mourinho labelled him a "phenomenal player" at his press conference later that day but both the United boss and ... Read More »

Patricia can wait: Patriots win puts Lions on hold


And his own coach will be someone with whom he has familiarity. Yes, Rapoport provides an update from the Lions' perspective as well, and it's mostly good news for Lions fans hopeful Matt Patricia is the team's next head coach. Last season, Patricia interviewed for head coaching jobs with the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers , but lost out to Sean McVay and Anthony Lynn, respectively. Read More »

Navy's Ken Niumatalolo Makes Decision On The Arizona Job


The Wildcats fired Rich Rodriguez earlier this month with the coach in the middle of a potential lawsuit for workplace misconduct. Niumatalolo withdrew his name from consideration for the Arizona job and remains at Navy where he has spent the last 10 seasons, FOX Sports' Bruce Feldman and ESPN's Adam Rittenberg reported on Sunday. Read More »

Manchester City sprinting to title


While Coutinho's departure brought the curtain down on his role in Liverpool's attacking "Fab four", Klopp's three remaining big hitters will ensure the Reds pose a major threat to City's unbeaten record. It's why there are so few league and cup doubles, and rarely any trebles, in club football - especially in England. We know we can beat City. The important thing is the 90 minutes on the field. Read More »

New Orleans Saints vs. Minnesota Vikings: Who should Eagles be rooting for?


Minnesota has scored 23 or more points in each of its home games outside of a 14-7 loss to the Detroit Lions in which it lost running back Dalvin Cook for the season after the rookie suffered a torn ACL in the third quarter. "You are going to make me cry, for us to be here right now". Rhodes, Thomas' adversary on Sunday, is one of the best cover corners in the game. "I would very surprised if (Zimmer) dresses three quarterbacks for this game, " said Joe Theismann, a longtime National ... Read More »

Manchester United confident of signing Alexis Sanchez from Arsenal

As the Chilean did not travel to Bournemouth to play the away fixture on Sunday, reports suggest he has agreed personal terms with the club. City is unwilling to meet Arsenal's asking price for Sanchez - reportedly 35 million pounds ($48 million) - when he would be available on a free transfer this summer. Read More »

Bruins beat Canadiens in shootout


They had to come back twice to do it, as Montreal took an early lead on a goal by Max Pacioretty. "It was great to see the guys battle back". It was Julien's first game against his former team since he was sacked by Boston last February 7, only to be hired by the Canadiens a week later. Read More »

India win first game by 100 runs


India compiled a monster total of 7-328 from their 50 overs after batting first before dismissing Australia for 228 in reply in the 43rd over. Nagarkoti clocked 146.8 kmph as his fastest delivery and Mavi wasn't far behind at 144.5 kmph. Read More »

EPL: Harry Kane becomes Tottenham's record Premier League goal scorer


Subs used: Wanyama (5), Sissoko (n/a), Lamela (n/a). Man of the match: Heung-Min Son. Fifth-place Spurs moved level on points with Liverpool , whose game in hand is against Manchester City at Anfield. It's his fourth season in a row netting 20 or more goals in the league. In this way he will break all the records in the Premier League . Sure. For me his quality, mentality and professionalism is top. Read More »

Heyman | Mets talking to Adrian Gonzalez


Gonzalez, a five-time All-Star and four-time Gold Glove victor, saw his streak of 11 consecutive seasons with at least 150 games played snapped after being limited to just 71 games with the Dodgers last season because of injury. Los Angeles traded Gonzalez to the Atlanta Braves last month as part of the Matt Kemp deal. If Smith keeps his starting job in 2018, he'll have to beat out Adrian Gonzalez , a five-time All-Star who figures to be hungry to rebound from an injury-plagued campaign. Read More »

Conte admits below-par Chelsea were exhausted


Ben Chilwell of Leicester City is shown a red card by referee Mike Jones during the English Premier League against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Asked about Mourinho's "contempt" comments following Saturday's goalless draw with Leicester , Conte said: 'I think that I said (I'd) stop the story. Read More »

Harry Kane breaks another record as Spurs thrash Everton


The opener came for Tottenham on 26 minutes and, having caught Everton out moving the ball left to right on a number of occasions, that ploy paid off when Serge Aurier found space. "These boys are great, they set me up and we've got to keep going and winning games". The in-form England global, who took his tally in all competitions this season to 28 goals , matched Teddy Sheringham's feat after he tapped in Son Heung-min's through ball after the restart before prodding in Eric ... Read More »

Arsenal still in talks to keep Ozil

Speculation emerged earlier this week that the Red Devils are prepared to rival Manchester City for the Chile global, who has less than six months left to run on his current Emirates Stadium deal. Wenger also refused to rule out Jack Wilshere from his side's game against Bournemouth . Wenger confirmed that Sanchez is committed to winning and that the two have had recent conversations about that commitment. Read More »

Djokovic fears Nadal and Fed in Melbourne


Happy memories of Australia are also personal in another way for Federer, who fondly recalls his first visit for a family holiday as a 14-year-old. "For me it was not ideal to not be in Brisbane, I would have loved to be there but I had to make a different schedule this year", Nadal said during the week. Read More »

Magic Johnson Tweets Support for Luke Walton Amid LaVar Ball Criticism


He's now the Los Angeles Lakers beat writer for Sports Out West. The Spurs are now second in the Western Conference; the loss gives them a 10-13 road record. Two-time National Basketball Association champion Gasol made clever passes which resulted in points. "Our defense was not very good at the rim, and when you do that you're going to have these kinds of results", Anderson said. Read More »

Warriors give up big lead before beating Raptors, 127-125


Williams scores 26 points in Clippers' win LOS ANGELES - Being.500 is hardly a team's goal, although with the kind of injury-wracked season the Clippers are having, it's somewhat of an accomplishment. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 39 percent from beyond the arc and 81.3 percent from the free throw line. Golden State comes into the contest with records of 34-9 straight up (SU) and 19-22-1 against the spread (ATS). Read More »

Man City Prepared To Miss Out On Alexis Sanchez Over Fee


Malcom's representatives were in London meeting with Arsenal officials on Friday and it's understood that the club will sanction the sale of Sanchez to City once they secure a replacement. However, during his pre-match presentation before the match against Bournemouth , Arsene Wenger went on to say, "Look, honestly, I can not tell you much more at the moment about this situation". Read More »

Eagles fly past Falcons, head to NFC title game


It wasn't the best of performances, but when it mattered the most, Philadelphia was able to hang on against Atlanta for the 15-10 victory to advance to the NFC Championship for the first time since 2009. Devonta Freeman caught a 6-yard touchdown pass from Matt Ryan to give the Falcons the edge at that point. Prediction: This game will be decided the way most games are and that's in the trenches. Read More »

Studies say Florida Monkeys are deadly, which kill you


To date, only 50 cases of herpes B have been documented in humans in the US since the disease was first identified in 1932, and numerous infections resulted from animal scratches or bites, according to the CDC . "It is interesting to see oral shedding at all", Civitello said in an email after reviewing the paper. Herpes viruses have infected animals in the primate family for millions of years . Read More »

Are Manchester City about to give up on Alexis Sanchez?


A host of top English clubs including league leaders Manchester City and their domestic rivals Manchester United have been linked with a move for the Chile global, though the Blues boss has now confirmed that the Londoners will not be part of this. Read More »

Federer still the man to beat at Melbourne Park


Her career at Grand Slams looks like a "nearly" storyline - making the finals of the French Open in 2014 and 2017; semifinals at Wimbledon in 2014 and the US Open in 2015. Karolina Pliskova, Czech Republic; 7. Muguruza is expecting the constant changes at the top of the women's game to continue in 2018. The Serbian could win the match if his arm injury, which has kept him off the court since Wimbledon, doesn't give him problems. Read More »

Joe Root throws hat into the ring


In 2018 IPL auctions, there will be a total of 281 capped players, 838 uncapped players including 778 Indian players. The allrounder became the most expensive overseas player bought at an IPL auction when Rising Pune Supergiants paid 3.5 million dollars. Read More »

Patriot's Rex Burkhead (knee) officially inactive against Titans


Burkhead missed the final two games of the regular season, and Gillislee sat out Week 17, in addition to spending most of the second half of the season as a healthy scratch. Without his dual-threat ability as a rusher and pass-catcher, the Patriots' offense sputtered at times in December. With both Burkhead and Mike Gillislee likely out, expect a heavy dose of Dion Lewis with James White rotating in for some receiving work. Read More »

Atlanta Falcons vs Philadelphia Eagles


The weather in Philadelphia this Saturday is predicted to be in the low 30s. Ajayi had 49 rush yards on seven first-quarter carries, but the Eagles' run game stalled after that, netting 47 yards the remainder of the game. Jay Ajayi rallied after fumbling his first carry of the game. He didn't go down at the first point of contact. Ryan didn't fail to make the Eagles pay again, directing a short, four-play, 18-yard drive that concluded when Ryan hit Devonta Freeman with a six-yard TD ... Read More »

Game Preview: Golden State Warriors at Toronto Raptors

Raptors All-Star Kyle Lowry has been out with a tailbone injury and is listed as day-to-day after taking a nasty fall during a game against the Nets that has caused him to miss two games. On this night, the Cavs were done in by a scoreless stretch of 3:20 in the second quarter when the Raptors went on an 11-0 run to take a 55-34 lead. He finished with four points and registered a minus-20. Read More »

Astros acquire Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole in trade


Cole, now 27, had a down year in 2017 with a 4.26 ERA in 33 starts, but he struck out 196 batters in 203 innings. Outfielder Andrew McCutchen is scheduled to become a free agent after next season. Over 127 starts for the Pirates, including three in the postseason, Cole went 59-42 with a 3.50 ERA. "He is physical, athletic, has a multiple pitch arsenal and aptitude to attack major league hitters". Read More »

India ruin S.Africa's progress with run outs as Amla falls


For South Africa , it was a forced change. Bumrah bowled an ordinary second spell and was taken for runs as Elgar looked more comfortable at the crease. South Africa captain Faf du Plessis was unmoved at the other end as Pandya, again, played a role in the run out by returning the ball to wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel with both South Africa batsmen at the other end. Read More »

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says Cam Newton treated differently by National Football League refs


According to a report by Adam Schefter at ESPN , the NFL's investigation into whether or not Carolina followed the concussion protocol when Newton was staggered by a hit late in the game will consider a knee injury as a factor, as well. Per the new National Football League mandate that was recently released, "A player who exhibits gross motor instability or significant loss of balance must be taken to the locker room for evaluation if it is not diagnosed as an orthopedic injury". Read More »

Timothy Fosu-Mensah: I'm enjoying my loan at Crystal Palace


Shortly after, Palace were inches away from scoring another after Wilfried Zaha knocked the ball past the out-coming Pope and defender Ben Mee bravely slid in to stop James McArthur from poking over the goal line. "Early season we were making victories our own", he added. "I'm not overly disappointed". "I have a very positive feeling about our group of players, we have a talented squad, as our results have shown, so I think we will continue to do well but we have to be on it every ... Read More »

Spartans tip against Rutgers tonight


Location: Breslin Center, East Lansing, Mich . But he had just three points in that Michigan State loss, proving that as he goes, so does the team. "Obviously we're disappointed for Blair", head coach Brenda Frese said in a release earlier in the day. "They made it tough for us". "Wagner played really good, made all of his shots - he hasn't been doing that". Read More »

Son Heung-Min scores one, creates one as Spurs lead Everton


Kane has scored 18 goals in 21 games in the Premier League this season to help keep Mauricio Pochettino's men involved in the top-four race. Allardyce handed their recent £27million Cenk Tosun his debut at Wembley, who he admitted still has a lot to learn about English football, but will hope the Turkish global will find the shooting boots that drew Everton to him In the first place. Read More »

Liverpool v Manchester City


Last season, Klopp's men won the contest 1-0 at home thanks to a brilliant headed goal scored by Dutch worldwide Wijnaldum. However, Liverpool had already caused their opponents sufficient problems prior to Mane's dismissal for Henry to think Jurgen Klopp's team can be just as risky this weekend. Read More »

Joseph Parker heading to United Kingdom as Anthony Joshua finalization looms


Fair play, Joshua. He's clearly getting used to these big TV shows at this stage. "We feel otherwise. You're going to see a lot of fireworks this press conference". Joshua also plans to challenge America's WBC holder Deontay Wilder . The two world champions are close to agreeing terms on a unification bout. "The Wilder fight is in dreamland at the moment, with his demands". Read More »

Former Raiders Head Coach Returning to Join Gruden's Staff


The Oakland Raiders have their head coach their new head coach place for the long-term future with Jon Gruden agreeing to a 10-year deal with the team . The Rooney Rule requires National Football League teams to interview a minority candidate for the head coaching job. No criminal charges were filed. Read More »

Steelers' Antonio Brown (calf, illness) officially questionable for Sunday


Ramsey, who also deflected a pass that was intercepted by teammate Barry Church in that October meeting, was limited the first two days of practice this week before participating fully on Friday. However, he was a full participant in practice on both Wednesday and Thursday. He has practiced all week and multiple reports stated he looked ready to play. Read More »

Europe trailing by one shot in EurAsia Cup after mediocre day one


The anchor match saw Bernd Wiesberger partner Englishman Ross Fisher , a victor on Friday, against Haotong Li and Nicholas Fung but despite moving 2up at the par five 6th green Asia responded quickly and Li continued his strong putting display from the opening day's play to secure a 3&1 win and maintain Asia's slender advantage heading into Sunday's singles. Read More »

DeMarco Murray ruled out for playoff game vs. Patriots

Roethlisberger is terrific at keeping his options open, and so is Brees. The Patriots are 20th in the National Football League in rushing yards allowed per game (114.8), and 31st in rushing yards per carry (4.7). That's where he does the least amount of damage. "That was a tough throw, and that was in the pocket", he noted. Prediction: The Patriots could run into trouble these playoffs, and this matchup isn't as one-sided as many believe. Read More »