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How To Lose 87 Yards In One Play How To Lose 87 Yards In One Play
- September 10, 2017

A high snap sailed over quarterback J'Mar Smith 's head and skirted downfield. Here are three key matchups to watch during the class between Louisiana Tech and Mississippi State . Of course, it didn't get there, punting two plays later in what ultimately was a 57-21 defeat. WHAT A DEFENSE: Mississippi State's defense had an impressive debut last weekend under new defensive coordinator Todd Grantham. (more...)
OnScene: Columbus preps for top-5 showdown with Oklahoma OnScene: Columbus preps for top-5 showdown with Oklahoma
- September 10, 2017

Ohio State struggled before pulling away from IN for a 49-21 victory IN its opener on August 31 as freshman J.K. Dobbins emerged with 181 yards rushing IN his collegiate debut with injured starter Mike Weber unavailable. During the game, the defense only allowed one touchdown drive. "We had some plays we missed". "As far as previous year, there are certain things that do stick with us", he said. (more...)
Brewers pitcher Jimmy Nelson out for rest of 2017
- September 10, 2017

Had the Cubs not dropped the first two games of their series in Pittsburgh, the division may have been out of reach. The Cubs have lost 10 times by 13 or more runs since the turn of the century, doing it a staggering four times in 2010 alone. (more...)
3 things we learned from win over Nebraska 3 things we learned from win over Nebraska
- September 10, 2017

Taggart still managed to wear a 2-0 smile after Jim Leavitt's defense did the heavy lifting down the stretch to deliver Oregon's 42-35 victory over the Cornhuskers in front of a blended red and yellow crowd of 58,389 on Saturday at Autzen Stadium. (more...)
Sam Allardyce backs Manchester United to win the title ahead of Liverpool Sam Allardyce backs Manchester United to win the title ahead of Liverpool
- September 08, 2017

Liverpool return after the global break with the daunting test of facing Pep Guardiola's side, who have also picked up seven points from their opening three league games . There is no way you can win the league with 11 players over 31. Jose Mourinho has worked hard to bring in new quality players this summer, and the improvement has been evident, with 10 goals scored and none conceded in their first three games so far. (more...)
Wayne Rooney reportedly issues Coleen with an ultimatum of his own Wayne Rooney reportedly issues Coleen with an ultimatum of his own
- September 08, 2017

The 29-year-old claimed he " kissed and cuddled " her after a boozy night out with mates. "He's told her he's willing to stop going out if that means she'll stay with him". "Coleen's still furious with Wayne and is threatening all sorts". This comes just a day after she shared an adorable snap of son Kai's first day, which left her followers releasing a string of "awws". (more...)
Premier League vote to reduce summer transfer window - Could make it interesting… Premier League vote to reduce summer transfer window - Could make it interesting…
- September 08, 2017

But there were some concerns by some clubs that, although they wouldn't be able to buy any more players, their players could still be picked off by those who haven't closed their windows. It will only affect Premier League clubs signing players - they can still sell players to other leagues. Accept the new proposal subject to further talks, including getting the major European leagues to follow suit. (more...)
Bangladesh authorities increase security after Australia team bus incident Bangladesh authorities increase security after Australia team bus incident
- September 07, 2017

PETER HANDSCOMB - Chittagong (2017): The 26-year-old was called "really gutsy" by coach Darren Lehmann after he pushed through extreme heat and humidity to make it to stumps unbeaten on day two despite losing 4.5kg. It will start to spin as the game goes on. "I was wanting (Jones) to stay out there because he was batting so well, and of course I didn't know just how distressed he was", Border later said. (more...)
Paulie Malignaggi Willing To Fight Conor McGregor For Free Paulie Malignaggi Willing To Fight Conor McGregor For Free
- September 07, 2017

UFC president Dana White had told Sports Illustrated that not only would the gate break the record, but it was approaching Super Bowl numbers , over $100 million. I don't want to assume that we'll get the typical growth, because this is not a typical event. Only 13,094 tickets were sold (with 137 complimentary tickets given out) in a building that was configured to seat 17,698 spectators. (more...)
How Many Grand Slams Has Rafael Nadal Won? How Many Grand Slams Has Rafael Nadal Won?
- September 07, 2017

The only bit of trouble for Roger Federer in his fourth-round match at the U.S. Open was when he felt the tightening of a muscle at the back of the top of his left leg. 1 seed than in her last match. "I can play really fast", the teenager warned his 31-year-old opponent. "Now that we're older, we can put that into words, but we all wanted to be there". (more...)
Colts Officially Activate Andrew Luck off of PUP Colts Officially Activate Andrew Luck off of PUP
- September 06, 2017

Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard has revealed that they will not leave Luck on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list beyond Saturday's roster cutdown deadline. Scott Tolzien is in line to start in Luck's presumed absence. He last played January 1 against the Jacksonville Jaguars and underwent surgery later in the month to fix a torn labrum in his right shoulder. (more...)
Froome extends lead at Spanish Vuelta — Sports Digest Froome extends lead at Spanish Vuelta — Sports Digest
- September 06, 2017

Niki Terpstra drove the pace with 3 kilometres to go, as the race's main favourites made it into the "same time zone", and he pulled off to let Bob Jungels drive the field. Wilco Kelderman (NED/SUN) 0:31, 7. More brutal climbs await in Sunday's short and steep 129km stage from Alcala la Real to Sierra Nevada with another special category climb to the finish at 2 500m altitude. (more...)
Ousted from CBFC, Pahlaj Nihalani presents 'adult' film 'Julie 2' Ousted from CBFC, Pahlaj Nihalani presents 'adult' film 'Julie 2'
- September 06, 2017

Pahlaj Nihalani sure has some high expectations from the CBFC regarding his own film, and is defending the sexual content in the film when he banned the word "intercourse" in " Jab Harry Met Sejal " and even chopped a kissing scene in the James Bond movie "Spectre", among several others. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton beats Michael Schumacher's record with 69th pole position Lewis Hamilton beats Michael Schumacher's record with 69th pole position
- September 05, 2017

Hamilton has now won at Monza for the third time in four years and in front of a crowd of 93,000 mainly diehard Ferrari fans, on the weekend when they were celebrating the 70th anniversary of late founder Enzo Ferrari's first auto in 1947. (more...)
Sharapova proud despite defeat as grand slam return ends at US Open Sharapova proud despite defeat as grand slam return ends at US Open
- September 04, 2017

Nonetheless her ability to play the dropshot, a tactic that seemed beyond Halep, was paying off and Sharapova was being made to do plenty of running. So I think that's a pretty big positive, ' she said, laughing. I thought it was surprising that she did not win this match but then I remembered how she was playing before her ban. (more...)
Wayne Rooney hails Romelu Lukaku as 'perfect' for Manchester United Wayne Rooney hails Romelu Lukaku as 'perfect' for Manchester United
- September 04, 2017

A panel of experts which includes Premier League legends such as Sir Alex Ferguson, Alan Shearer, Thierry Henry and Jamie Carragher cast their votes, with the 20 club captains and public (via the league's official website ) also doing the same. (more...)
Calling time on Arsenal was an option, says Arsène Wenger Calling time on Arsenal was an option, says Arsène Wenger
- September 04, 2017

The Gunners will not be put off, however, with Wenger revealing he will be making another move for the France worldwide. "€ 100m for Lemar? Yes all true, I wanted him ", Wenger told Telefoot , relayed by The Mirror . "The blame is put on Arsene, but I can not see that it is all down to him". You have to respect what happens on the negotiation side. "When I see them play - and I see them a lot - they seem to play without motivation", Petit says. (more...)
Liverpool midfielder Henderson set to captain England against Slovakia Liverpool midfielder Henderson set to captain England against Slovakia
- September 04, 2017

Gareth Southgate and his squad returned to home soil on Saturday afternoon, after taking another step towards Russian Federation with a 4-0 win over Malta on Friday night. Southgate defended his decision to send Rashford on at half-time in place of the ineffective Raheem Sterling. "Not just this season but there was a long period in the middle of last season where I think he has been the best defender", Southgate said. (more...)
England look to take major step towards World Cup finals England look to take major step towards World Cup finals
- September 03, 2017

Two of England's team against Malta, Kyle Walker and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, moved clubs in deals totalling 90 million pounds ($116.58 million) this summer. Southgate's team selection, with Jake Livermore partnering Jordan Henderson in central midfield, suggested he saw the game more as a tune-up opportunity than a chance for England to boost their goal difference. (more...)
Cubs charities to donate $100000 for Hurricane Harvey relief Cubs charities to donate $100000 for Hurricane Harvey relief
- September 03, 2017

Lynn, a lot of people want to help, but being that we are in the Midwest, we're pretty far away from Texas. The Bohemian Foundation is matching donations made to the Community Foundation of Northern Colorado for Hurricane Harvey relief. (more...)