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Redskins place Rob Kelley on IR, sign RB Byron Marshall Redskins place Rob Kelley on IR, sign RB Byron Marshall
- November 15, 2017

It has been a rough second season for Washington Redskins running back Rob Kelley that has been marred by injuries. The Redskins signed running back Byron Marshall off Philadelphia's practice squad to take his place. Washington will use Samaje Perine as its primary back with Chris Thompson remaining in his third-down role. Compton's playing time increased after original starter Mason Foster went on IR. (more...)
Atletico Madrid hopes to replace Saul Niguez with Arsenal star Mesut Özil Atletico Madrid hopes to replace Saul Niguez with Arsenal star Mesut Özil
- November 15, 2017

Saul only signed a new deal with Atletico last season, though, and United could be forced to pay the entirety of the Spain international's £134m release clause in order to prise him away from the Wanda Metropolitano. However, Ozil and his representatives reportedly asked Arsenal for a whopping £330,000-a-week deal, but with no takers among Europe's elite, he will have to climbdown from those numbers if he is serious about staying at the club or moving back to Spain. (more...)
Oilers acquire Cammalleri from Kings for Jokinen Oilers acquire Cammalleri from Kings for Jokinen
- November 15, 2017

Jokinen is off to a bad start in 2017-18, as he has just one assist and no goals in 14 contests. This appears to be a straight up swap of veteran forwards. Jokinen was also drafted in the 2001 NHL Entry draft, going in the sixth round (192nd overall). While Jokinen was given $100,000 more in his one-year deal, the Oilers were set to part ways with the 34-year-old. (more...)
Return for Zlatan Ibrahimovic gets Sweden talking Return for Zlatan Ibrahimovic gets Sweden talking
- November 15, 2017

Not long after the memorable victory was secured, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, the nation's top scorer, congratulated his compatriots in the only way he knows how to. "This is incredible. The player has just stopped to play one-and-a-half years ago and we are still here talking about him", Sweden boss Andersson said when asked if Ibrahimovic was set to return. (more...)
Bates supports Bowles with Josh McCown as starting QB Bates supports Bowles with Josh McCown as starting QB
- November 15, 2017

If something happens to Josh (McCown ) and those two get ready to play and be ready to play, they'll play. In Sunday's loss to the Bucs, which dropped the Jets to 4-6 entering their bye week, the journeyman threw his 14th touchdown pass and became the oldest player in National Football League history to set a career high in touchdown passes. (more...)
Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ:AFSI) One of Today's Biggest Losers - Down by 5.63%
- November 15, 2017

AmTrust Financial Services has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $16.33. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% on a year-over-year basis. Keefe Bruyette & Woods has "Hold" rating and $17.5000 target. Jefferies maintained Copart, Inc. The company was upgraded on Thursday, July 30 by UBS. (more...)
Morgan & Marquise Goodwin Suffer Tragic Loss of Their Baby Boy Morgan & Marquise Goodwin Suffer Tragic Loss of Their Baby Boy
- November 15, 2017

Early Sunday morning, after his son died at 3:52 a.m., Goodwin was anguished and torn. "I want a lot of children, so this hurts". "For a guy to go through that, to have those emotions, to go the whole night before not sleeping very much and then to come out there and have some very pivotal plays in that game and make a huge difference, it says a lot about the guy", Shanahan said. (more...)
Phil Jones optimistic of returning for Manchester United at weekend
- November 15, 2017

As per Miguel Delaney from The Independent , Mourinho has identified Valencia's Carlos Soler as his No.1 transfer target. Mourinho, though, may not be able to make such a large bid, with the club hierarchy making it known to their manager that the massive funds that have been made available in the last two windows are not sustainable. (more...)
MLB Awards: Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo named 2017 NL Manager of the Year MLB Awards: Diamondbacks' Torey Lovullo named 2017 NL Manager of the Year
- November 15, 2017

In his first full season as a big league skipper, Arizona reached the playoffs a year after going 69-93. As well, the Diamondbacks this season claimed a spot in the NL Wild Card Game, which they won over Black's Rockies . He's the first Twins manager to win the award since Ron Gardenhire in 2010 and the third in franchise history (Tom Kelly, 1991). Molitor is the second person enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame as a player to later become Manager of the Year, joining Frank Robinson. (more...)
Liverpool agree deal to sign Schalke star Leon Goretzka in January Liverpool agree deal to sign Schalke star Leon Goretzka in January
- November 15, 2017

The report also claims that Goretzka's arrival could spell the end of Philippe Coutinho's Liverpool career. That won't happen, though, if Juventus get their way. "The will of the players will be decisive". "It's not easy to find them". Liverpool have agreed a deal to sign to Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka in January. (more...)
European Tour Fantasy Golf Picks & Predictions European Tour Fantasy Golf Picks & Predictions
- November 15, 2017

Last week's victor Branden Grace tees it up this week in a very strong field including all of the European Tour's biggest names barring Rory McIlroy and Henrik Stenson. At the Nedbank Golf Challenge at San City in South Africa last week Fleetwood was 10th and the event was won by Branden Grace. "I had some important things that I needed to take care of", he said. (more...)
Coleman urges Bale 'go for happiness' Coleman urges Bale 'go for happiness'
- November 15, 2017

Manchester United have always been linked with a move for the Welshman, while former club Tottenham have also been mentioned by the Spanish media as a possible destination. He bucked the trend of boring English footballers who don't fancy life outside the M25 and chose to play overseas. "He comes with us, he is happy and we see an unbelievable player", the Mirror quoted Coleman as saying . (more...)
After three appeals, NCAA clears State guard Braxton Beverly After three appeals, NCAA clears State guard Braxton Beverly
- November 15, 2017

Originally, the NCAA ruled Beverly ineligible after transferring from Ohio State University, forcing him to sit out a year due to transfer rules. "Braxton wants to thank the NCAA for carefully considering NC State's Request for Reconsideration and permitting him to play this season". (more...)
Panthers rookie wide receiver Curtis Samuel out for the season
- November 15, 2017

The Panthers later confirmed the news that Samuel was set to have season-ending surgery. He had 3 grabs for 23 yards against Atlanta on November 5 and followed it up with 5 catches for 45 yards against Miami on Monday night before the injury. (more...)
Jack Sock wins at ATP World Tour Finals despite 4am fire alarm Jack Sock wins at ATP World Tour Finals despite 4am fire alarm
- November 15, 2017

In a see-saw deciding set, the Croatian fifth seed started quickly and raced to a 3-0 lead before Sock, the eighth seed, steadied himself, cancelling out the break. It has mostly been played on an indoor hard-court, with other stints on carpet, grass and outdoor hard-courts when it was staged in various cities before setting up home in London in 2009. (more...)
Global Broadcasters Implicated in FIFA Corruption at Trial
- November 15, 2017

Prosecutors homed in on the activities of T&T, a sports marketing company that has, since 2002, been jointly owned by Torneos y Competencias and Fox Pan American Sports and held the rights to the tournament. "It's not a real contract, sir", Burzaco conceded as he told the court all the money had gone to pay off the officials. Shares of Twenty First Century Fox were down 2.3 percent at $27.88 in afternoon NYSE trading. (more...)
Eriksen hits hatrick to sink Ireland Eriksen hits hatrick to sink Ireland
- November 15, 2017

A 0-0 draw in the opening leg in Copenhagen meant the tie was there for the taking for either side, and the hosts made the ideal start as Shane Duffy headed them ahead inside six minutes. The icing on the Danish pastry came right on the blow of full time, a penalty from substitute Niklas Bendtner to turn dream into nightmare for Ireland. (more...)
Philadelphia Eagles: Sunday alternatives for fans in bye week Philadelphia Eagles: Sunday alternatives for fans in bye week
- November 14, 2017

While some have been concerned about whether or not Darby's ankle injury will rob him of any of his elite speed, he says that isn't something he's anxious about. If he didn't, he wouldn't be out there. We'll handle Sean's situation that way we always handle the injuries: if he's ready to play, he'll have a chance to play. (more...)
Rally against 'Padmavati' movie in Bengaluru on Wednesday Rally against 'Padmavati' movie in Bengaluru on Wednesday
- November 14, 2017

Armed with sticks and rods, the group of men went on a rampage as they broke glass windows and doors of the cinema hall in Akash Mall and raised slogans against the filmmakers. The incident took place a day after makers of the film agreed to screen it for those who had doubts about its content once the film was passed by the censor board. (more...)
Michael Bisping Opens as Underdog Against Kelvin Gastelum Michael Bisping Opens as Underdog Against Kelvin Gastelum
- November 14, 2017

The UFC is scheduled to return to London in March and Bisping figured that would be the ideal swan song for his career. "I would love to be on that. I've never been to China, let's do it. "It's insane. 'I'm taking this fight just (because) you're only as good as your last fight, and last week's fight didn't go according to plan. If Bisping can come out of his fight with Gastelum unscathed that should leave him set for one last big fight. (more...)
Global return for Zlatan gets Sweden talking Global return for Zlatan gets Sweden talking
- November 14, 2017

Covering his hands with his eyes, the iconic national star who lifted the World Cup in 2006, said: "I'm sorry that my final game coincided with us not qualifying for the World Cup". The four-time World Cup winners had to win but failed before a sell-out crowd at the San Siro stadium in Milan on Monday, November 13, against Sweden to book a place in the final. (more...)
Tennessee State Player Expelled After Punching Strength Coach on Sideline Tennessee State Player Expelled After Punching Strength Coach on Sideline
- November 14, 2017

The TSU offense was on the field when the incident occurred, according to The Tennessean . "We are committed to supporting the coach who was personally affected and our concern now is with him". Greenstone is charged with keeping players from getting too close to the sideline during games, to avoid a penalty. Lee, 6-foot-2, 240 pounds, was majoring in criminal justice . (more...)
See Prince William's Amazingly Awkward Photo with a Speedo-Wearing Rugby Player! See Prince William's Amazingly Awkward Photo with a Speedo-Wearing Rugby Player!
- November 14, 2017

A photo of the Australia full back with Prince William , second in line to the throne, went viral after the win over Wales. The royal, who is patron of the Welsh Rugby Union, congratulated the visiting team and shared a memorable moment with speedo-wearing Wallabies player Kurtley Beale . (more...)
India lose to Bangladesh, knocked out of U-19 Asia Cup India lose to Bangladesh, knocked out of U-19 Asia Cup
- November 14, 2017

India, who needed to beat Bangladesh to keep their title hopes alive, reached 187 for eight in 32 overs with Salman Khan scoring 39 at the Royal Selangor Club in Bukit Kiara. Ghosh remained unbeaten on 81, while Hridoy made 48 not out. Afghanistan trounced the United Arab Emirates by 134 runs at the Kinrara Oval to finish top of Group B on a better run-rate than Pakistan and Sri Lanka, after all three teams ended on four points. (more...)
Oscar De La Hoya Calls Out Conor McGregor Oscar De La Hoya Calls Out Conor McGregor
- November 14, 2017

Following McGregor from his transition as a largely unknown fighter to the status he now enjoys, the film includes highlights from throughout his career including winning the UFC championship belt in just 13 seconds and his shock loss to rival Nate Diaz, culminating in his recent foray into the world of boxing and his record-breaking Las Vegas bout against Floyd Mayweather . (more...)
Ronaldo informs Perez about his decision to leave Real Madrid Ronaldo informs Perez about his decision to leave Real Madrid
- November 14, 2017

Spanish journalist Edu Aguirre , who works for TV station El Chiringuito , claims the superstar is "angry" with Real Madrid following the deal which is now on the table - and has told Florentino Perez he wants to leave the club on June 30. (more...)
Duke vs. Michigan State live stream Duke vs. Michigan State live stream
- November 14, 2017

Two games in Chicago on Tuesday will lead to changes, with Duke facing Michigan State and Kansas facing Kentucky in the Champions Classic. The Blue Devils have gotten off to a quick start to the season with beatdowns of Elon and Utah Valley last weekend, but will face a stiff test against a more experienced Spartan team. (more...)
Manchester City not invincible, says Wenger Manchester City not invincible, says Wenger
- November 14, 2017

Last time out, City were 3-1 victors over the Gunners at the Etihad Stadium in a match that left Wenger seething with the quality of refereeing in the top flight. Arsenal are the only team to go unbeaten throughout an entire Premier League season (2003-04) and when asked whether City could emulate his "Invincibles" the Frenchman said there was still a long way to go. (more...)
Vikings WR Adam Thielen continues stellar season in win over Redskins Vikings WR Adam Thielen continues stellar season in win over Redskins
- November 14, 2017

His current starting quarterback, Case Keenum , played the best half of his career to give the Vikings a 28-17 lead, then survived two amateurish interceptions to run his and the team's winning streak to five. The Redskins gambled early, converting two fourth-downs in the first half but didn't have the same luck late. Alexander actually had a decent return when Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins threw a ball that was batted by Vikings nose tackle Linval Joseph. (more...)
Rumesh Ratnayake reveals Angelo Mathews unlikely to bowl in Tests against India Rumesh Ratnayake reveals Angelo Mathews unlikely to bowl in Tests against India
- November 14, 2017

Do that I think 5-6 maybe more than that. "South Africa will be completely different". We want to win each and every match and each and every series. We don't want to take them lightly. The Saurashtra duo of Cheteshwar Pujara and Ravindra Jadeja - who played in the last round Ranji Trophy match against Gujarat that ended on Sunday - opted to rest on Monday. (more...)