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Vince Young Will Attempt A Comeback In The CFL Vince Young Will Attempt A Comeback In The CFL
- March 11, 2017

He went in the first round, third overall, of the 2006 NFL draft to the Tennessee Titans and was the league's top rookie and a Pro Bowl selection that season. The former Longhorns star and NFL Pro Bowler hired Steinberg in February to assist with his return to pro football. Young said he's been coaching Jordan's football team and is thankful that Candice supported his attempt at a comeback. (more...)
Colts send Dwayne Allen to Patriots Colts send Dwayne Allen to Patriots
- March 09, 2017

Allen became expendable in Indianapolis when the Colts re-signed Jack Doyle to a three-year, $19 million contract on Tuesday. Allen, an effective blocker and big-bodied redzone target, has three years and just over $17 million remaining on his contract. (more...)
Garrett at No. 1, Garoppolo for No. 12 is Browns' dream scenario Garrett at No. 1, Garoppolo for No. 12 is Browns' dream scenario
- March 09, 2017

NFL Network reporter Mike Garafolo said something similar earlier today, although he said it might be a first round pick this year and something a little less in 2017 as a "sweetener". He too was unsure of the Patriots price tag, but did say that, "o$3 ne working theory has been a first- and second-round draft pick, but not all first- and second-rounders are created equal". (more...)
India captain Virat Kohli unhappy with Australia conduct India captain Virat Kohli unhappy with Australia conduct
- March 08, 2017

Chinnaswamy Stadium. Smith denied that his side used help from the dressing room as a DRS tactic. "The fact that Handscomb is even thought of asking the Australian skipper to turn around and look to the support staff, I've got my concerns", Clarke said. (more...)
Hazard, Diego Costa send Chelsea 10 points clear Hazard, Diego Costa send Chelsea 10 points clear
- March 07, 2017

Antonio Conte has urged Chelsea and West Ham supporters to focus on creating "the right atmosphere" when the two teams meet amid heavy security at the London Stadium on Monday. Having played a key role in Leicester's successes last year, the Frenchman appears to be within touching distance of his second league title in as many years. (more...)
WWE Fastlane 2017 predictions: Which superstars will win?
- March 07, 2017

As Jericho's music hit and he entered the arena, a distracted Owens was hit with a vicious Spear by Goldberg who then followed that up with a a Jackhammer for the three count. His selling, character and expressions were on point in his match with The Big Show . Shaq and Big Show off? Remember when Rusev was a legit beast? That being said, this match was pretty good. (more...)
Chinese clubs want to buy Carroll, says West Ham manager Bilic
- March 06, 2017

That is why I would back the Blues to get a win at the London Stadium and also why I don't see anyone catching Antonio Conte's side at the top of the table. I need the pressure and I need to feel that the team is relying on me. "As long as the players give 100 percent then the fans will be happy, we can accept a defeat, just as long as both the players and manager have given it their all ". (more...)
Champions line up to fight Tony Bellew after demolition of David Haye Champions line up to fight Tony Bellew after demolition of David Haye
- March 06, 2017

Briedis will now take on former WBO Cruiserweight champion Marco Huck on April 1 for the WBC Interim title. Wright has been unable to work since and his family have been battling on since after he only received £2,500 in compensation. "I broke my right hand in the second or third round and now it's the size of a bowling ball", Bellew said. Bellew says the pair are very different and is uncompromising in his criticism of 36-year-old Haye, whose crude verbal jibes have made for a deeply ... (more...)
Dubai Open: Murray downs Pouille to reach final Dubai Open: Murray downs Pouille to reach final
- March 05, 2017

Murray won the semifinals match 7-5, 6-1. But nearly a decade on, it is Murray who tops the world at No1, and with Federer and defending champion Stan Wawrinka losing early, Murray had gone from favourite at the start of the week to red hot favourite by the time he took to court in his second Dubai title match . (more...)
US Soccer requires players to stand for anthem
- March 05, 2017

Rapinoe's actions came in conjunction with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, along with other National Football League players who had displayed similar demonstrations against police violence against minority communities that had materialized over that time frame. (more...)
Both Races In NASCAR's Atlanta Doubleheader Wreck Within The First Two Laps Both Races In NASCAR's Atlanta Doubleheader Wreck Within The First Two Laps
- March 05, 2017

Last week in this space we looked ahead to the commencement of the 2017 NASCAR season at Daytona International Speedway. What are the Las Vegas odds for the NASCAR race at Atlanta? Charlotte hosts three Cup events yearly, a points race in May and October and the non-points All-Star Race in May. (more...)
John Ross Breaks Chris Johnson's NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Record John Ross Breaks Chris Johnson's NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Record
- March 05, 2017

Ross said this week that 4.3 seconds was his previous best time in the 40. However, Ross more than made up for it in 2016. Those cramps prevented him from running the 40 a second time, Kimberly Jones of NFL Media reported during NFL Network's combine broadcast. (more...)
VJ Beachem, No. 19 Notre Dame blast Boston College
- March 05, 2017

The eighth-ranked Seminoles (25-5) placed forward Shakayla Thomas and guard Leticia Romero on the first team. Twenty-three of the Cardinals' 31 games will be played against teams that participated in post-season competition last season, including 16 from the 2016 NCAA Tournament. (more...)
McIlroy two ahead in Mexico despite short misses at finish
- March 05, 2017

Rory McIlroy has carded a second-round 65 at the World Golf Championship event in Mexico to storm ahead at the midway point of the competition. At one under, Marcus Fraser is the leading Australian on day two, while Sam Brazel is two over for the tournament. (more...)
Anthony Joshua hoping David Haye loses to Tony Bellew
- March 03, 2017

Haye is hopeful a routine victory can catapult him towards the summit of global boxing, with an all-British fight against Joshua, who faces Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley Stadium on 29 April, touted for the second half of 2017. I can't do that anymore: I need a good nine, ten hours. "We're thrilled to be working with David on this mega fight in London". I've prepared for a fight an absolute dog-fight, he's been preparing for a fight in a creche. (more...)
Mike Mayock on Seahawks draft: 'I think you start with offensive line' Mike Mayock on Seahawks draft: 'I think you start with offensive line'
- March 01, 2017

I think Brad Kaaya from Miami and Josh Dobbs from Tennessee are the two quarterbacks I would classify as having some talent, but kind of long-range, developmental prospects. There is no slam-dunk rookie quarterback in this year's draft class, as most experts agree even probable first-rounders like Clemson's Deshaun Watson , North Carolina's Mitch Trubisky and Notre Dame's DeShone Kizer will not be ready to contribute right away. (more...)
Jordan Henderson to Miss Leicester vs. Liverpool with Foot Injury
- February 28, 2017

Emre Can and Lucas Leiva are in contention to replace Henderson at Leicester, although the Brazilian may again be required in central defence with Dejan Lovren recovering from a knee problem. Henderson admitted the players were responsible for the poor results, not boss Jurgen Klopp. "Putting in that performance [against Spurs] doesn't make up for it but it is a start and a step in the right direction". (more...)
Pittsburgh Steelers franchise tag Le'Veon Bell
- February 28, 2017

With Bell locked up for 2017, the hard work now lies ahead of the Steelers as they attempt to keep Ben Roethlisberger , Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown together for the immediate future. He is the first player in Steelers history to finish with 1,000 receiving yards and 10 receiving touchdowns in three straight seasons. Bell was given the exclusive franchise tag , which will guarantee a salary of $12.2 million in 2017 unless the two sides agree to a long-term deal. (more...)
Conte: Llorente Is The Man To Contain At Swansea
- February 25, 2017

Looking ahead to Saturday's home game against a resurgent Swansea side, Conte stated in Friday's press conference that it will be a hard game for Chelsea. But I will understand the players understand this and face them in the right way. Since appointing former Blues assistant Paul Clement, the Swans have won three of their five league games, climbing fro, bottom of the table to 15th, four points clear of the drop zone. (more...)
Louisville's Rick Pitino restrained by coaching staff at halftime Louisville's Rick Pitino restrained by coaching staff at halftime
- February 24, 2017

Things are looking good in Chapel Hill . North Carolina brings a 16-game home winning streak into this matchup, going 7-2 ATS in the last nine. "I don't know what was said, but cheer like insane for us, cause I know some of the junk I have to listen to on the road is not what I enjoy". (more...)