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Jack Wilshere to stay put, and become club captain?

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Speaking ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday, Wenger told a press conference : "Maybe Ozil will be back". However, Arsenal have offered him a contract, though not to the liking of Merson. Arsenal now sit sixth in the Premier League, five points behind arch-rivals Tottenham Hotspur and eight points shy of Liverpool and Chelsea who make third and fourth place. Read More »

Robin Van Persie Returns to Boyhood Club Feyenoord After 14 Years

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That doesn't mean that you can not compete on the pitch". It is no mystery that Utd and City have bigger financial resources. "I have been out of it longer than expected, unfortunately it was three months", he said. "They are professional players". The Reds appear to have pipped Man City to the signing of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez after the Chilean seemed nearly certain to join City either this month or at the end of the season when his contract is up at the Emirates. Read More »

Patrick Peterson appears to love the Cardinals' expected hire of Steve Wilks

It was Panthers DC Steve Wilks . who Keim is expected to hire as his new head coach. He was defensive backs coach for the Chicago Bears (2006-08) and San Diego Chargers (2009-11) before he joined Carolina under the same job title in 2012. This is the first coach the Cardinals have hired that coached defenses since Dave McGinnis. Per Garafolo and CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora, the Cardinals no longer have any second interviews scheduled for the head coach vacancy. Read More »

Vikings' Pat Shurmur wins Assistant Coach of the Year

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Question is, will they still want him? And while there is plenty of blame to go around when a team gets blown out, the game within the game pitting Shurmur against Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz swung sharply in Schwartz's favor. Read More »

White House: Dems Using 'Sh*thole' Comments To Stall On Immigration

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Other Republicans on Tuesday echoed Graham's call for compromise on the almost 700,000 Dreamers, who were spared the threat of deportation under the Obama Administration, but saw that rescinded in September by President Trump . "It's part of border security". Last week, Democrats had a productive meeting with the president, during which he expressed a desire to help legalize not just the "dreamers" - those immigrants brought here illegally as children - but also the vast majority of the ... Read More »

Eagles soar into Super Bowl

That torn ACL was also supposed to cripple Philadelphia's Super Bowl chances. "It was electric. The fans are awesome", All-Pro tackle Lane Johnson said. When it comes down to playing the game I still think the Patriots end up with another trophy. "The resilience this group of men has is unequaled". Minnesota moved effectively on its opening drive, going 75 yards on nine plays, culminating with a 25-yard touchdown pass from Keenum to Kyle Rudolph with 10:14 left in the first quarter. Read More »

Patriots' Rob Gronkowski Leaves Game With Apparent Injury

Doing so, he said, was "nearly impossible" at the speed of play. "I hope he's ready for the Super Bowl - two weeks - as long as he's ready for the Super Bowl, that's all that matters", one fan said. After the 24-20 win, the Patriots were mostly concerned about Gronkowski's health than a penalty call. His eight targets tied with Dion Lewis for second on the afternoon behind Danny Amendola, and Cooks should once again see a prominent role in two weeks' time when the Patriots face off with ... Read More »

Lewandowski, Mueller star as Bayern go 16 points clear

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MF Arjen Robben, 5 - Another ineffective display. However, Bayern went into the break level after Mueller equalised, then Lewandowski struck with the first of his two second-half headers. 104. Mueller suggested Bayern's nine-day break between games had a negative impact as the team had an even tougher week than usual in training. We're not yet where we want to be. Read More »

MI beats Rutgers 62-47 - Recap, Box score

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At that point, U-M had 10 points off Rutgers turnovers. Tip is set for 7 p.m. Location: Crisler Center, Ann Arbor, Mich. Michigan Wolverines guard Charles Matthews (1) shoots against Rutgers. "You couldn't let them get open threes", said Nebraska coach Tim Miles. Matthews leads MI in scoring, averaging 14.9 points per game, and seemed to be the only one who aggressively attacked Nebraska's defense. Read More »

Vikings 7-38 Eagles: Nick Foles stars as Philadelphia hammer Minnesota

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Foles was fantastic throwing the pigskin around, going 26-of-33 for 352 passing yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions. Given what he did on Sunday in a dominant 38-7 win over the Minnesota Vikings , is there now a quarterback controversy in Philly? Which means Vikings fans who hate Patriots fans - who doesn't? - have to embrace these people. Read More »

King Abdullah reiterates support for two-state solution

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Vice President Mike Pence told United States service members on Sunday that immigration talks between lawmakers and the White House couldn't proceed until the government reopens. The protest, which was organised in Amman on Saturday, aims to convey a message to the USA official that "he is not welcome to Jordan", according to participants. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski ruled out with concussion

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Gronkowski and Tom Brady have connected for 10 post-season touchdown passes, two behind the all-time mark set by Joe Montana and Jerry Rice with the San Francisco 49ers. With 76 career receiving touchdowns in the regular season, he is third all-time among National Football League tight ends, trailing Antonio Gates (114) and Tony Gonzalez (111). Read More »

EPL: Hazard Stars, As Chelsea Cruise Past Brighton

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Batshuayi, who has only scored two Premier League goals this season, offered a different dimension to target-man Morata against Brighton , and acted as the attacking pivot as Chelsea put in one of their best performances of the season. Apart from Roma striker Dzeko, Chelsea are also targeting his teammate, left back Emerson Palmieri. Speaking in December, Hazard's father Thierry claimed that his son is keeping his options open in the hope of attracting an offer from Real Madrid, who ... Read More »

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.38 (MMC)

The Return on Investment (ROI) ratio of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. The firm owned $4.42 million shares of the company's stock after selling 1.69 million shares during the period. Auxier Asset Management has invested 0.7% in Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. As per Friday, June 16, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. Read More »

Patriots, Eagles ready for Super Bowl showdown

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Foles was on fire, throwing for 352 yards in a performance that might make the Philadelphia faithful miss injured Carson Wentz a whole lot less. Patrick Robinson's interception and brilliant 50-yard return was the play of the game. Foles was 10 of 11 for 159 yards and two TDs on third down, including the 53-yarder to Jeffrey. Maybe they still had a miracle hangover and couldn't get in the proper mindset for this game. Read More »

Mason Rudolph to miss Senior Bowl with foot injury

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The good news is the injury will not require surgery and Rudolph will still attend activities next week in Mobile, Alabama, including interviews and measurements. (Mayfield, the Heisman Trophy victor, and Allen are both projected to be first-round draft picks). The North team will be led by Denver Broncos coaches and quarterbacked by Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield and Wyoming's Josh Allen. Read More »

Barcelona put five past Real Betis in Seville

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Real Betis: Antonio Adan 5, Javi Garcia 5, Aissa Mandi 6, Zouhair Feddal 5, Francis 5, Fabian Ruiz Pena 6, Andres Guardado 6, Riza Durmisi 5, Joaquin 6, Sergio Leon 5, Cristian Tello 5. It was hard because they went man-for-man all over the pitch. We persevered, they took risks and we punished them. Barcelona were not finished though, and added a fifth in the 89th minute when Messi found Luis Suarez , who picked out the top corner with a super finish to cap an incredible ... Read More »

Exodus of Arsenal's superstars suggests players losing faith in Arsene Wenger

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Arsenal have been busy in the transfer window but it seems that the results have not been great since both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil look like they will be leaving North London. He has a lot of prevention to do and he does that religiously now. "The fact that he has been away [on loan], he comes back, he realises as well that life is not so bad here maybe". Read More »

Julie Ertz's reaction to the Eagles making the Super Bowl is wonderful

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Julie and the women's national team defeated Denmark, 4-1, in a friendly on Sunday while the Eagles topped Minnesota Vikings , 38-7, in the NFC Championship game. I'm so excited for them. In fact, Julie told ESPN the Magazine in 2017 that the pair even work out together during their respective offseasons. The Eagles square off against the Patriots in the Super Bowl on February 4. Read More »

Burnley v Manchester United - Story of the match

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Romelu Lukaku showed strength and skill as he held off two challenges on the right flank before delivering a ideal cross-field pass to Martial. Burnley responded well, though, with Johann Gudmundsson hitting the bar with a free kick and the Clarets put Manchester United under plenty of pressure throughout the second half. Read More »

Michael Carrick to retire

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While United finished sixth in the Premier League last season under the former Chelsea and Real Madrid boss, clinching the Europa League in May secured a return to the Champions League. "There were players that we were keen on, such as Arjen Robben and Michael Essien, whom Chelsea were able to sign due to their spending power, but Sir Alex never panicked or spoke about Chelsea being uncatchable". Read More »

Nick Foles goes from backup to championship game hero

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The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office website showed the Vikings filed three separate trademark claims for the phrase "Minneapolis Miracle " and one for "Minnesota Miracle". The Eagles don't need Foles to lead them to 35 points. "I'm going to have to think about that one because it's pretty expensive", Perez said. "As a defensive player, when you have the No. Read More »

Wenger and Mourinho about Mkhitaryan's transfer

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Armenia global Mkhitaryan, 28, will have a medical on Sunday and Monday, while Chile forward Sanchez, 29, will have his on Sunday. Initial reports suggested that United and Arsenal will conclude swap deals that will see Mkhitaryan and Sanchez moving in the opposite direction. Read More »

Guardiola - We do not need another striker

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It is still to be done. The Argentine has 13 goals in the Premier League this season, with this number being second to only Raheem Sterling . There have been over two-and-a-half goals scored in Liverpool's last seven away games - and the Reds have scored at least twice in their last six away games. Read More »

Rival parties collide over NK's participation in PyeongChang Olympics

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The visit to the South marks the first by North Koreans since South Korean President Moon Jae-in took office in May previous year and sought to re-engage with the North. The Feb. 9-25 Pyeongchang Games has given the world a little breather - the assumption being that missiles won't be flying at least for the duration of the games. Read More »

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman delivers victim statement against Larry Nassar

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Former gymnast Jennifer Hayes said she and her fellow competitors were scared of what might happen if they spoke up. Raisman ripped into Nassar for telling Judge Rosemarie Aquilina on Thursday that he couldn't "mentally" handle hearing testimony from the dozens of women he sexually abused under the guise of treatment. Read More »

D'Angelo Russell may see more minutes for Nets on Sunday

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The turning point: The game turned in the final nine minutes of the third quarter, when the Heat were outscored 19-5 and entered the fourth quarter with two-point lead. "I feel like everything is still there, but not being able to play the last few games, you're going to feel [rusty]". Nets: Begin a five-game trip at Detroit on Sunday. Read More »

Browns working to hire Todd Haley

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A year ago, word out of Pittsburgh was that soon-to-be free agent Antonio Brown 's act was wearing thin with the Steelers . Throughout local sports talk radio coverage in Cleveland, radio personalities and fans were skeptical about a potential hiring of Haley when the news was reported earlier last week the Browns were interested in reaching a potential agreement. Read More »

Chelsea close in on Roma duo with Batshuayi not included

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While Chelsea were busy scoring lots of goals against Brighton on Saturday afternoon, the rumor mill continued to churn in the background. Emerson has only recently recovered from a serious injury and has only made one Serie A appearance for Roma so far this season. Read More »

Moses opens season's account as Chelsea return to goal-scoring form

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And Hazard , who insisted he is happy at Chelsea despite being linked with Real Madrid, said: "Who is the best team this year?" "A good game and a good result for us". Chelsea were not only enjoying the goal feast but also enjoyed 58% possession in front of 30,600 spectators at The American Express Community Stadium. Read More »

Jack Del Rio likely to become Giants DC under Pat Shurmur

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The Raiders, in a surprise move, fired Del Rio as their head coach on December 31 after an injury-filled, disappointing 6-10 season. Given that this will be Shurmur's second go-around as head coach, he will want to have a defensive guy on his staff with ample head coaching experience. Read More »

Eagles Vs. Vikings Live Stream

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Thielen led the Vikings this season with 91 receptions for 1,276 yards and four touchdowns, while Diggs had 64 catches for 849 yards and eight touchdowns. In each of the three losses suffered this season , Philadelphia gave up 100+ on the ground. BROTHERLY LOVE: The Kendricks family from Northern California is guaranteed to have a son playing linebacker in the Super Bowl . Read More »

Redskins Mocks: Mel Kiper Jr. has team selecting quarterback in first mock

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The Cleveland Browns would select Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen with the first overall pick and Darnold would go fifth to the Denver Broncos. Kiper praised Barkley's "bounce", lower body strength and balance as a runner. 1. Earlier this week Mel Kiper released his first mock draft of the season. While it's a shame when a player leaves school early, only to fall short of landing an National Football League job, the motivation for it is easily spelled out: S-E-C-U-R-I-T-Y. Read More »

Australian Open: Nadal weathers blast from pocket rocket Schwartzman

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His fourth round opponent was not going be a pushover in Diego Schwartzman . However, Nadal clung on, manufacturing a third match point and capitalising upon it. "Once he finds his feet and he has more confidence, he's got a real chance at winning it". The 24 seed had two break chances for four-all in the second and would convert to level the set. Read More »

Clarkson helps Lakers roll past Knicks

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Alex Caruso came off the bench to notch career highs with 9 points and 7 assists, playing a whopping 31 minutes in the Lakers' 127-107 win over the New York Knicks Sunday at Staples Center while starter Tyler Ennis remained anchored to the bench. Read More »

Lyon trim PSG's Ligue 1 lead with 2-1 win

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However, a 94th-minute victor from former Manchester United winger Memphis Depay ensured that Lyon would climb up to second in the table , ending PSG's eight-match winning streak in the process. Fekir caught goalkeeper Alphonse Areola out of position and bent the ball superbly into PSG's net. Kylian was forced off shortly before PSG levelled after he collided with Lyon's goalkeeper. Read More »

Spurs and Pochettino frustrated at Southampton despite Kane

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But this gutsy performance reminded them of better times , offering them hope of winning their battle against relegation, and they must have taken great heart from seeing their former manager displaying his frustration so visibly at the end of this absorbing game . Read More »

Risky playing in this heat: Monfils

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The second set was levelled up at 2-2 before Sharapova regrouped to once again break the Sevastova serve. Dominic Thiem nearly joined him after losing the first two sets against America's Denis Kudla. Djokovic described the conditions as "brutal". "Sometimes when you toss the ball up serve, the sun was a problem, but I liked that we were out there a bit earlier". Read More »

Tommy Fleetwood retains Abu Dhabi Championship as Sergio Garcia wins in Singapore

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His game has been largely ideal, he looks nearly like the player of old, but Rory McIlory admits a first win in 16 months - and at a venue where he's been oh so close, so many times - would build confidence hugely for the rest of 2018. Spain's Sergio Garcia hits a shot on the first hole during the Singapore Open golf tournament at the Sentosa Golf Club in Singapore Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. Read More »

Watford sack manager Silva, hire Spaniard Garcia

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Watford chop and change managers frequently, but many are still stunned by the decision to sack the 40-year-old, who was a hot commodity just two months ago. Watford are 10th in the league standings with 26 points from 24 matches. In a surprising turn of events, Watford have confirmed that the club has parted ways with Marco Silva following the club's 2-0 loss to Leicester City yesterday. Read More »

Arsenal ready to break transfer record for Aubameyang

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Aubameyang was the Bundesliga's leading goalscorer last season, finishing the campaign with 31 goals and has hit 13 in 15 games this term. Watzke told German website RuhrNachrichten.de, as quoted by Metro : "I can confirm that there has been a first request from Arsenal for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang". Read More »

Chris Paul leads Rockets with 33 points in win over Warriors

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At full strength, the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors would give us an unforgettable seven-game series. Clint Capela , in particular, was feeling himself after the game. Of course, Capela and the rest of the Rockets should think they're better than the Dubs. "No", Durant said when asked if the game mattered. "It's an honor and it's something that I never take for granted". Read More »

Kyle Edmund clinches first Grand Slam quarterfinal at Australian Open

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Not only has he gone one better than Murray managed a year ago, he is the first Great Britain player to make the last eight since John Lloyd in 1985, outside of our absent former world No 1. "I'm just very happy, keep doing my best", he said. 'It's a shame Andy is not here. Both players in this match knew that this a good opportunity, although Seppi was on an eight-match winning streak and has had his best Grand Slam results at this venue , several on this Hisense Arena court specifically. Read More »

Phelps opens up about battling anxiety, depression

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He has implemented stress management into programs offered by the, and works with.Today he understands that "it's OK to not be OK" and that mental illness "has a stigma around it and that's something we still deal with every day", said Phelps. Read More »

Arsenal thump Palace without United-bound Alexis Sanchez

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Arsenal were far from done as the duo of Laurent Koscielny in the 13th minute and Laurent Koscielny in the 22nd minute helped the host race to a 4-0 lead in the first half. The deal would see Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan move to the Gunners, which made talks more complicated and was slowing them down, Wenger said. Read More »