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Sean Smith Will Plead Guilty to Assault Charge; Cut by Raiders

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It's also likely that Sean Smith's professional football career is now over. Two witnesses testified during a preliminary hearing in December that Smith stomped Woods' head as he lay bleeding and unconscious. This after being 109th in passer rating allowed in Weeks 1-11. That was down from a 113.3 rating in his one-plus season under Norton. Oakland is relying on last season's first-round pick, Gareon Conley, to fill the void at cornerback as he returns from a shin injury that limited him ... Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo nets two scores, Real Madrid beats Eibar

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With the score locked at 1-1 after Ivan Ramis cancelled out Cristiano Ronaldo's first-half opener, the Spain global left the field in the 73rd minute. 'He knows that he's going to score, he's very positive . Ronaldo, who scored in the 2-1 win at PSG on Tuesday as Real Madrid moved into the Champions League quarter-finals, has now scored 13 goals in his last seven games, BBC reports. Read More »

From hell to heaven in a week - Wenger salutes Cech response

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Deeney inspired Watford to a comeback win against the Gunners at Vicarage Road in October, the forward telling the media after the game that Arsenal lacked "cojones". But Petr Cech got his fingertips to Troy Deeney's spot kick, nudging the ball onto the post and back out, to roars of approval from the home crowd. Read More »

Cardinals Expected To Release Adrian Peterson

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Peterson, who turns 33 this month, was once the league's premier running back for the Minnesota Vikings . Peterson, 32, played six games with the Cardinals in 2017 before he was placed on the injured reserve with a neck injury in Week 12. Read More »

Tom Brady's cut on hand revealed in final 'Tom vs. Time' episode

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Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. "Belichick's negativity and cynicism have gotten old, Brady has told other Patriots players and staff", Wickersham wrote. "We overcame a lot of adversity like you always do in order to get to that game but we just came up a little bit short". "Just so you know that". I am proud of our efforts throughout the year. Read More »

Emotional Scenes As Fiorentina Play First Game Since Death Of Davide Astori

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He is believed to have died from a cardiac arrest. During the warm-up, Fiorentina players wore shirts with his name and number printed on the back. Brazilian Hugo celebrated the 25th-minute goal, his first for Fiorentina , by holding up a t-shirt bearing an image of fellow defender Astori before standing in front of it and saluting. Read More »

Michael Carrick Announces Retirement To Make Move Into Coaching

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The England global has consequently been limited to just four appearances all season long. "It's fine, it's something you've got to accept so that is where I'm at". "I need to keep myself fit and ready". It took a little bit of time to get over but there were some times when, for two or three days, I was thinking "am I going to carry on playing or not?" or "is it kind of worth it or not?" but that quickly passed. Read More »

Should the Detroit Lions sign Jonathan Stewart, DeMarco Murray?

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Detroit looking for RB help. Both Ameer Abdullah and Theo Riddick remain under contract with the Lions for the 2018 season, so it remains to be seen how the Lions would juggle all three backs if Murray were to sign. The Lions may be the team that gives him that opportunity. Murray could be a good fit for them. He also posted 39 receptions for 266 yards and another touchdown. Read More »

Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC Has $272000 Holdings in Kinder Morgan Inc (KMI)

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The fund owned 232,272 shares of the pipeline company's stock after purchasing an additional 173,730 shares during the period. Kinder Morgan (NYSE: KMI ) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January 17th. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, February 1 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a hold rating and issued a $22.00 target price on shares of Kinder Morgan in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Read More »

Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington Confirmed for UFC 224 in Brazil

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She has defended her strap twice, firstly finishing Ronda Rousey in the first minute of the fight in impressive fashion, and then won a very close bout with Shevchenko via split decision. Pennington (9-5) is on a win streak of her own, coming away with her hand raised in her last four bouts. In October of 2017 Pennington suffered a severe leg injury in an ATV accident during a hunting trip, putting a planned December fight against Nunes on hold. Read More »

Dolphins plan to move on from Ndamukong Suh

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One added note on the pending Suh release: I mentioned it could happen "as early as today". They made the playoffs once with Suh on the roster and are preparing to cut him three years into the deal, so to say that signing him to one of the largest contracts in National Football League history was not a success would be an understatement. Read More »

Barcelona star wants Neymar back

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European glory is the club's ultimate aim and a main reason for their huge investment in Neymar, but they were knocked out at the last-16 stage by Real Madrid and look to be some way off being able to challenge for the European Cup. "Neymar's not said anything to me, but if it was up to me I would open the door for him to come back right now", Rakitic told reporters after Barca beat Malaga to move 11 points clear at the top of La Liga. Read More »

England cricketer Ben Stokes pleads not guilty to affray

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He was introduced to His Honour Judge Blair QC, the Recorder of Bristol, and replied by saying: "Hi, Judge". The two other defendants, Ryan Ali , 28, and Ryan Hale , 26, appeared in person at the court. A 27-year-old man suffered a fractured eye socket in the incident in the Clifton Triangle area of Bristol in the early hours of September 25 last year. Read More »

Wenger hails 'remarkable' Cech and sticks the boot into Troy Deeney

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Arsenal are sixth in the table with 48 points, 12 behind the last Champions League qualifying spot. Losses against Tottenham, Manchester City and Brighton and Hove Albion had formed part of a run of five defeats in six matches in all competitions, before a 2-0 UEFA Europa League win at AC Milan lifted spirits. Read More »

United Fans Are Loving What Chris Smalling Did To Mo Salah

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Jose Mourinho has told his players that Manchester United's win over Liverpool on Saturday was just the prelude to "live or die" games against Sevilla and Brighton. The manner in which these victories occurred is also something that should be looked at. The resulting goal kick led to the first goal for United. A score draw or a loss would see the Spanish team advance, while a 0-0 scoreline would see the match head to extra time. Read More »

Arizona, Arizona State Make NCAA Tournament

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The Sun Devils were ranked as high as third in the nation after marquee wins against Kansas (the top seed in the Midwest), Xavier (the top seed in the West) and San Diego State (11-seed in the West). As you know by now, the Syracuse University men's basketball is going dancing in 2018. They have such notable wins against Maryland and Syracuse. Read More »

Leicester's Okazaki fit to face West Brom, says Puel

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Sitting eighth in the league, Leicester's victory over West Brom took them to 40 points from 30 games. Leicester City's Nigerian forward Kelechi Iheanacho is looking forward to this weekend's Emirates FA Cup quarter-final clash against Chelsea having opened his goal account in the English Premier League on Saturday. Read More »

Greek derby postponed as enraged PAOK owner charges onto pitch with gun

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Savvidis reacted by leaving the stands and coming on to the pitch to confront the referee, flanked by bodyguards. Although the officials re-emerged later, PAOK claimed on Twitter the game "was finally halted with the score 1-0" in favour of the home side, despite the late goal initially seeming to be disallowed. Read More »

Kyrie Irving Exits Game With Knee Soreness

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Right now, I'm not able to do that. If Irving is out, Rozier could be in line for a big game against Washington on Wednesday. The team was already without Jaylen Brown , who sustained a concussion on Thursday night against Minnesota. He wanted to play, but was told to stay home, Stevens said. "And he carries a heavy burden, the offensive load that he carries, so we're OK with him missing some games". Read More »

North at the double as Wales down Italy again

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Parkes bounced off two Italian defenders to claim Wales' opener, then before Italy could regain their composure, Wales centre Owen Watkin cut the Azzurri defence apart from deep and his pass found North, who finished off for his 31st Test match touchdown, with Anscombe adding both conversions . Read More »

Browns Swap Kizer for Green Bay's Randall

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The additions of Taylor and Landry certainly must have thrilled the new Browns offensive coordinator, Todd Haley, who was sacked in Pittsburgh following the Steelers' divisional-round playoff loss. Acquiring Landry has likely changed those plans and the Browns can address a multitude of other needs. Randall was entering a contract year, and had his play improved significantly, the Packers might have been compelled to give him long-term money. Read More »

MI basketball team reacts to NCAA Tournament selection announcement

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Despite the solid resume, on paper, Michigan State was handed a 3-seed in the 2018 NCAA Tournament while Purdue was listed as the conference's highest-rated team with a 2-seed. The Spartans beat Oakland 86-73 there in December. The Tar Heels finished the season with a 25-10 record and lost in the ACC title game. Season recap: Few teams have had as dominant of a year as the Spartans. Read More »

Kevin Harvick Earns 9th Win at ISM Raceway

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It won't work here". Busch's team dropped the jack and had trouble with the right rear tire on his stop with 53 laps left, allowing Harvick - who pitted three laps earlier - to slip ahead en route to his 40th Cup victory. "The side skirt material is on us", Harvick said. Byron fought through the afternoon and was running at the finish, two laps down in 18th place. "I thought today was going to be the day". Read More »

'Huge competitor' David Silva can still put family first, says Pep Guardiola

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Again, I keep going back to Stoke's terrible recent record against the big clubs and if they are going to lose this game by two or three, possibly more , then it's likely that Guardiola's men will score early. "Even if he believes he is strong, he is not strong enough", the City boss said. During yesterday's training I had a discomfort on my left knee. We are in touch a lot by telephone. Read More »

Clever Jose Mourinho admits Man Utd targeted two Liverpool players

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Liverpool had chances for an immediate response as Sadio Mane just failed to get on the end of Roberto Firmino's unsafe cross before Virgil Van Dijk skewed a header wide from close range when unmarked from a corner. "But, they still played well and they still looked a threat". Rashford chose a good day to remind United of his penetrative qualities. Paul Pogba's absence from the Manchester United team due to an injury sustained in training on Friday could have been perceived as a ... Read More »

Rashford seeks no reassurance over Man United role

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Mourinho has already dropped Pogba once this season so it is not unthinkable that he will leave his £89million man out again. Jose Mourinho may have pulled off a tactical masterclass against Liverpool . He always wants to better himself. That means the Champions League and FA Cup are the only competitions United can realistically win. Liverpool had plenty of possession after the break but apart from Eric Bailly's 66th minute own goal, they created few real chances. Read More »

West Ham to add police and barriers

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He added: "Before the final whistle, two of the directors went upstairs - were asked by the security people to do so". Hundreds of fans congregated beneath the directors' box to chant "Sack the board", which includes co-owners David Gold and David Sullivan . Read More »

OJ Simpson confessed to murdering Nicole & Ron

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At the beginning of Simpson's televised conversation with Judith Regan-the woman who published his " If I Did It " book-he initially hesitated, claiming "it's not easy to discuss", which is weird, considering this is all supposed to be "hypothetical", right? All the anti-domestic violence PSAs in the world won't change this fact: The Fox network gave O.J. Read More »

NCAA bracketology: The latest on where Clemson stands

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Looking at those teams in this year's tournament, there are a few that aren't really considered title contenders. Oklahoma State could be an true exception and, perhaps, one that removes RPI, a metric that has its fair share of critics, from team sheets in the future. Read More »

Liverpool great Carragher apologises for spitting at Man United fan

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Byrne and Davidson's report supplied criticism from the teenager's mother, who said she was "extremely angry and disappointed" with the 40-year-old. Carragher said sorry for spitting in the girl's face on Sunday. Video shows him spitting at the girl after her dad yelled: "Unlucky Jamie lad - 2-1!" He had been covering the game as an expert for British broadcaster Sky Sports. Read More »

Roger Federer earns scrappy win over Federico Delbonis at Indian Wells

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Returning on Monday morning (AEDT), Federer survived a set second scare for a 6-3 7-6 (6) win. In a rain-hampered match, Federer won the first set on the weekend, before the wet weather forced play to be delayed overnight . Grigor Dimitrov will not be in round three after the third seed fell to Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco 7-6 (7/4) 4-6 6-3. Federer beat Federico Delbonis in straight sets to progress to the third round of the BNP Paribas Open. Read More »

Bills trade QB Tyrod Taylor to Cleveland

The move acts as a bridge at the QB position for the Browns as they'll still look for a franchise QB in this year's draft, but Taylor will act as a serviceable arm for the 2018 season. Kizer struggled as a rookie starter, going 0-15 and leading the National Football League with 22 interceptions. He signed a $16 million, one-year franchise tag Thursday with Miami, clearing the path for a trade. Read More »

Hampton to play Notre Dame in the NIT

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Chambers approached Selection Sunday confident his squad did enough to earn a spot in the NCAA Tournament . The Penn State basketball program fell short short of an invitation to the NCAA Tournament on Sunday evening. Villanova, Kansas and Xavier round out the No. 1 seeds, with Cincinnati, Purdue, North Carolina and Duke claiming No. 2 seeds. The semifinal and championship games will be played at New York's historic Madison Square Garden for the 81st year. Read More »

Gary Lineker delivers verdict on West Ham after 'unpleasant' defeat v Burnley

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The Hammers lost a third successive Premier League match as fans protested on and off the pitch about the club's ownership, with captain Mark Noble clashing with one pitch invader during the game. It's a tough situation, I can sympathise with the fans. Burnley failed to have a shot on target in the opening half, but thought they had taken the lead when Barnes fired low underneath Hart in the 53rd minute. Read More »

Phillies Reportedly Agree To Multi-Year Deal With Pitcher Jake Arrieta

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Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reported the Philadelphia Phillies are "moving close to a deal" with Arrieta. Since Arrieta turned down a qualifying offer with Chicago, the Phils will need to surrender their second best draft pick if they want to sign Arrieta, as well as $500,000 from their worldwide signing bonus stockpile. Read More »

Tiger Woods upstaged by Paul Casey and one shot

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Woods ignited the huge gallery with a two-putt birdie at the par-five first, but that turned out to be his only birdie on the front nine. Plagued by back injuries in recent years, Woods has not won on the PGA Tour since 2013, his fitness issues having prompted significant doubt over whether he would ever challenge for honours at the highest level again. Read More »

Rhode Island, Davidson meet in Sunday title game in DC

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The Rams were coming off the regular-season A-10 title and entered the tournament as the reigning champions. Was the sound you heard in Chinatown on Saturday afternoon the bubble bursting for the St. "It is definitely motivating", URI guard Stanford Robinson said of reaching the title game for the third year in a row. No. 1 seed Rhode Island won the regular-season title and upset Creighton in the NCAA Tournament before falling to OR last season. Read More »

Accumulating snow expected tonight into Monday AM

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Across far southern Kentucky and north central Kentucky, 1 to 2 inches are expected. The storm will arrive Monday evening with light snow initially, but the steadier and heavier snow will arrive Tuesday morning, tapering off Tuesday afternoon. Read More »

Duke overwhelms Notre Dame to advance to ACC semifinals

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Notre Dame had more second-chance points with 10, compared to Virginia Tech's 4. The Hokies fell to Notre Dame, 71-65, eliminating itself from the 2018 ACC Tournament. 2 Baylor, No. 4 Mississippi State and the Irish — for the remaining pair of No. 1 seeds. A week ago, they led No. 1 Virginia with less than a second left, but the Cavaliers pulled out an improbable 67-66 win. Read More »

New York Giants release Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie

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The Giants' decision to cut Rodgers-Cromartie shouldn't be all that surprising. It was mentioned earlier this week, by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , that the Giants were in the process of moving Rodgers-Cromartie from cornerback to free safety, because of a new defensive coordinator James Bettcher's defensive scheme. Read More »

Massive Scare For Tottenham And England As Harry Kane Goes Off Injured

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Tottenham fans are now holding their collective breaths after Harry Kane was taken off injured during Spurs' tie against Bournemouth , following a collision with Cherries keeper Asmir Begovic . Dele Alli ended his goal drought with the equaliser ten minutes before half time, and Son Heung-Min put the visitors ahead with a scuffed volley on the hour mark. Read More »

Forget The Rockets, Stephen Curry's Ankle Is The Warriors' Biggest Problem

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They also failed to capitalise on Houston Rockets' first loss in 18 games and remain half a game behind them in the Western Conference standings. "What streak?" Portland coach Terry Stotts said. In 2016, Curry's ankle and knee injuries left them vulnerable, and the Cleveland Cavaliers were able to exploit that in the Finals to complete one of the great comebacks in National Basketball Association history. Read More »

South Africa vs Australia: International cricket Second Test

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South Africa were 153-2 at tea - with two batsmen on half-centuries - and heading for a significant first-innings lead at St. George's Park until Mitchell Starc bowled Hashim Amla with a swinging yorker on the fourth ball of the last session to start Australia's comeback. Read More »

Arsenal score landmark Premier League goal against Watford

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It was Ozil's third assist in two games after he set up both goals in Arsenal's 2-0 Europa League win at AC Milan on Thursday. Arsenal move to within 10 points of the top four, although the Europa League now appears their most likely route to next season's Champions League. Read More »

Rising above all - the de Villiers style

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The tourists were victors in the last week's first test in Durban at the start of the four-match series. ICC found Rabada to a level 2 Victim and banned him for the two test matches. He says it wasn't intentional. "I thought today was a great day of Test cricket". While all his other team-mates struggled to score at a good clip, de Villiers collected runs easily, managing a strike rate of 86.30 while the rest of South Africa's top eight combined to score at 38.22. Read More »

Man United 2-1 Liverpool

The victory sees Jose Mourinho's men extend their unbeaten league run against Liverpool to eight games and opens up a five-point lead over Jurgen Klopp's side in the race for second. Mourinho said the Belgian striker gives more than just goals on the pitch and sets an example for others with his willingness to put the team first. Read More »

Giants Decline Comment On Viral Video Of Odell Beckham Jr

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Beckham is seen in the video lounging in bed with a woman and a pizza, but he is holding some sort of a small brown cigarette that may be a blunt, and the woman is holding a credit card near a white powder-like substance. The supremely talented wide receiver has caused headaches for the Giants with his on-field antics, including skirmishes with opposing players and embarrassing touchdown celebrations . Read More »