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Rams trail Falcons 19-10 in fourth quarter Rams trail Falcons 19-10 in fourth quarter
- January 09, 2018

The New England Patriots trailed 28-3 in the third quarter of their 34- 28 overtime victory over the Falcons in Super Bowl LI Feb. 5. Atlanta Falcons watch players warm up for the team's NFL football wild-card playoff game against the Los Angeles Rams on Saturday, Jan. (more...)
Bob Kraft becomes the latest to speak out about Bill Belichick rumors Bob Kraft becomes the latest to speak out about Bill Belichick rumors
- January 09, 2018

The ESPN story highlighted purported disputes concerning Brady's personal body coach and a supposed difference between Kraft and Belichick over the decision to trade backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo . Despite his objection, Belichick heeded Kraft's order, trading Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers for a 2018 second-round pick. But really, this was basically a second-round pick and Brian Hoyer for Jimmy. (more...)
Russian bases in Syria attacked with drones, defense ministry says Russian bases in Syria attacked with drones, defense ministry says
- January 09, 2018

It further added that detonators used in the militants' Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) were " of foreign manufacture ". With the support of the Russian bombing, the Syrian government has retaken most of its territories controlled by the Islamic State group in the past two years. (more...)
Ahhh, memories: Jeremy Pruitt recalls competitiveness of Saban, Smart Ahhh, memories: Jeremy Pruitt recalls competitiveness of Saban, Smart
- January 09, 2018

Jackson's take: Nick Saban is 11-0 against his former assistants, though Georgia head coach Kirby Smart has a chance to end that streak. "Yeah, it's a good movie", Saban quipped about the film that will be in theaters January 19, before adding, "I don't know what we're watching, so don't ask". (more...)
Former Raiders QB Rich Gannon: Jon Gruden 'has interest' in me Former Raiders QB Rich Gannon: Jon Gruden 'has interest' in me
- January 09, 2018

The Bucs chose to retain Dirk Koetter and Gruden is headed to Oakland to officially be introduced as head coach of the Raiders on Tuesday. Gruden will be formally introduced at a news conference Tuesday. Under Gruden's tutelage, Gannon had his most productive years. was voted to the Pro Bowl four straight years, made the Associated Press' (AP) All-Pro First Team and though Gruden left the team after the 2001 season, Gannon was named the NFL's MVP in 2002. (more...)
Raiders want to hire Teryl Austin Raiders want to hire Teryl Austin
- January 08, 2018

All we know right now is Austin is unlikely to stay in Detroit with Patriots DC Matt Patricia expected to take over as head coach. Austin, 52, began his coaching career as a graduate assistant in 1991 at Penn State. 3 in the National Football League in points allowed in 2014, but Detroit's defense had fallen to 21st in scoring this season and 27th in yards allowed. (more...)
LaVar Ball's 'Big Baller Brand' Gets 'F' Rating from Better Business Bureau LaVar Ball's 'Big Baller Brand' Gets 'F' Rating from Better Business Bureau
- January 08, 2018

Consumers who have reached out to BBB for assistance allege that items ordered are not shipped out in a timely manner; they don't receive the items at all; they receive replica items that are not what they ordered; they can't receive a refund; and they can't reach anyone at the company to resolve the issues. (more...)
Derby boss Gary Rowett heavily backed to take Stoke City post Derby boss Gary Rowett heavily backed to take Stoke City post
- January 08, 2018

But Derby are accelerating talks over Rowett's contract amid interest from the Premier League strugglers, while they are also determined to reject any approach. But Rowett is a man Stoke like the look of though they will get no encouragement from Derby, now placed second in the Championship. The Potters are understood to want a quick appointment, ideally before they travel to Old Trafford to face Manchester United next Monday (January 15). (more...)
Panthers Facing Questions About Cam Newton's Quick Return Panthers Facing Questions About Cam Newton's Quick Return
- January 08, 2018

The NFL said it was in contact with the Panthers medical staff. He sat out one play, but returned on the next series and finished the game. He said after the game the issue was with his eye, not his head. And I think David Onyemata shut that door for him. He added that Newton still needs to undergo his exit physical. "So they'll get a chance to look at him". (more...)
City ready £35m January bid for Sanchez amid PSG interest City ready £35m January bid for Sanchez amid PSG interest
- January 08, 2018

Tottenham and Inter Milan are also reportedly interested in the Danish global. AC Milan are in talks with Udinese regarding a deal to sign reported Arsenal target Jakub Jankto, according to Corriere dello Sport . David Luiz's representatives have offered the Chelsea defender to Real Madrid, in addition to Barcelona, reports Mundo Deportivo . At the beginning of September, Wenger confirmed that he was interested in coming back for the player in future transfer windows. (more...)
Leeds United's Samu Saiz banned for six matches for spitting Leeds United's Samu Saiz banned for six matches for spitting
- January 08, 2018

TV cameras failed to pick up the incident which followed Newport's injury-time victor, but it is believed Saiz spat in the direction of Robbie Willmott which sparked an angry reaction from the home players. Due to accepting his six-game ban, Saiz will not be available for the Whites until February 24th and the visit of Brentford to Elland Road. Saiz, who has scored nine times since a summer move from Huesca, will begin his ban when Leeds travel to Ipswich Town on Saturday. (more...)
Poised to return next week Poised to return next week
- January 08, 2018

He benefited from the Steelers' first-round playoff bye and is now on track to return to the team's lineup for next Sunday's home playoff game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. A second video posted to Johnson's account showed him and Brown running routes. Brown was injured in a 27-24 loss to the New England Patriots on December 17. (more...)
Jonathan Gonzalez Reportedly Decides to Play for Mexico over USA Jonathan Gonzalez Reportedly Decides to Play for Mexico over USA
- January 08, 2018

After that snub, the Mexican federation began to court Gonzalez, who is eligible thanks to his Mexican parents, and it appears the prospect of pushing for a spot at the 2018 World Cup has convinced Gonzalez the time is right to file a one-time switch with FIFA. (more...)
MSU drops to No. 4 in latest AP poll MSU drops to No. 4 in latest AP poll
- January 08, 2018

Considering the 'Cats had just fallen out of the top spot by losing at Butler last weekend, it's possible that sixth-ranked West Virginia (14-1), which beat No.7 Oklahoma for its 14 consecutive win since losing its opener could jump past everyone and take over as No.1. (more...)
Militant killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight Militant killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight
- January 08, 2018

The search operation turned into an encounter after the militants, holed up inside a house, opened fire on the security forces, he said. The Indian troops or police have not suffered any damage in the gunfight. Forces resorted to tear smoke shelling on the protesters who pelted stones on them, local sources said. Despite reprimand from police and army to stay away from gunfight sites, people continue to ignore calls and defy restrictions. (more...)
Marsh brothers explain frantic century celebration Marsh brothers explain frantic century celebration
- January 08, 2018

Luckily enough it all worked out well. It made their moment on a scorching hot Sydney morning all the sweeter and Shaun got so carried away he almost ran Mitchell out as they completed the two runs that gave the younger brother his second Test ton only a few weeks after his first. (more...)
Sunderland set to sign Chelsea defender Jake Clarke-Salter on loan Sunderland set to sign Chelsea defender Jake Clarke-Salter on loan
- January 08, 2018

The 20-year-old is the Blues first star to leave this January. Regardless, the arrival of Clarke-Salter will be welcomed by Sunderland boss Chris Coleman , whose side now sit bottom of the Championship with 22 points and need all the help and additional quality they can get. (more...)
Matt Nagy Hired as Bears HC to Replace John Fox Matt Nagy Hired as Bears HC to Replace John Fox
- January 08, 2018

When Pederson was hired by Philadelphia prior to the 2017 season, Nagy was promoted to take his place in Kansas City. Chicago prioritized an offensive-minded coach after the failed John Fox-era in an effort to maximize QB Mitchell Trubisky's skill set. (more...)
Gullit: Liverpool defender Van Dijk thinks he's better than he is Gullit: Liverpool defender Van Dijk thinks he's better than he is
- January 08, 2018

Reds fans are hoping that Van Dijk can tighten up a defence which has been prone to conceding soft goals for a number of years and Gullit knows they have a top player in the Dutchman. He explained to Ziggo Sports: "I think he is a very good defender, but he has one pitfall: he is occasionally a little nonchalant". " Then he thinks he is better than he is ". (more...)
Nebraska's Spielman, Iowa's Jackson named FWAA Freshman All-Americans Nebraska's Spielman, Iowa's Jackson named FWAA Freshman All-Americans
- January 08, 2018

Murray was one of 13 players named to the FWAA's Freshman All American defensive team. Smith is the eighth Vol to nab FWAA Freshman All-America honors, which began selecting a team in 2001, and the first to claim the award since Derek Barnett in 2014. (more...)
PhD scholar 'joins Hizb', photos wielding AK-47 go viral PhD scholar 'joins Hizb', photos wielding AK-47 go viral
- January 08, 2018

The photograph of his that went viral read that he had joined Hizbul Mujahideen outfit on January 05 and was given code name, Hamzah bhai. "Police registered a case after a missing report was field by his family today", GNS quoted a police officer as saying. (more...)
Bill Belichick 'absolutely' intends to coach the Patriots next season Bill Belichick 'absolutely' intends to coach the Patriots next season
- January 08, 2018

Until Monday at the trade deadline - I believe that was October 30 - the last time I talked to Bill about Jimmy's situation was in a group with Bill, [club president] Jonathan [Kraft], [director of player personnel] Nick Caserio. Belichick, Brady and Kraft issued a joint statement to fire back at the ESPN story , and Kraft also blasted it during an interview with Sports Illustrated. (more...)
Luke Walton Handles Lonzo Ball Controversy With Hilarious Jab At LaVar
- January 08, 2018

Lakers front office approached him and asked him to tone the criticism and he's been pretty quiet about until the calendar turned to 2018. "And our coaches are upset because Luke Walton does not deserve that". "He's too young. He has no control". "You can look at every player, he's not connecting with not one player". Dallas Mavericks coach Rick Carlisle , who's also the head of the coaches association, was less than pleased. (more...)
Rashaan Evans' answer about President Trump attending the title game was great Rashaan Evans' answer about President Trump attending the title game was great
- January 08, 2018

The Crimson Tide plays Monday. "Any type of guy like Julio Jones, Mark Ingram, Marcell Dareus, when they come to those games, they expect us to play to a certain standard". He led Alabama with nine tackles against Clemson. Evans is now the leader of a linebacker group depleted by injuries, with starter Anfernee Jennings (knee) now joining Shaun Dion Hamilton and Dylan Moses on the sidelines. (more...)
Steelers WR Brown on track to return Steelers WR Brown on track to return
- January 08, 2018

Back out here". [Brown] came to the shop. In an appearance on NFL Network's "NFL GameDay Prime" in the hours after Sunday's 10-3 victory, the duo had a bit of smack talk for the Pittsburgh Steelers , whom they will now be playing in the divisional round next week. (more...)
Jennifer Lopez Speaks Out About Sexual Harassment Jennifer Lopez Speaks Out About Sexual Harassment
- January 08, 2018

During a press conference about the ongoing situation in Puerto Rico , Jennifer also addressed the reason behind her outfit. Both she and A-Rod are wearing black. In the Instagram caption, she wrote, "Today we wear black #timesup " and also shared the campaign's "Why I Wear Black Today" message. Hollywood personalities, including famous celebrities, started the Times Up movement to fight systemic sexual harassment in the workplace, which is nothing new in Hollywood. (more...)
The Handmaid's Tale Wins Best TV Drama at Golden Globes The Handmaid's Tale Wins Best TV Drama at Golden Globes
- January 08, 2018

Frances McDormand , who won best actress in a film drama for her part in " Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri ", referenced the #MeToo movement. "What a terrific Writing Room by the way!" It was a disappointing night for SVoD pioneer Netflix which came back with only one award from over 10 nominations: Aziz Ansari for Best Actor in a musical or comedy for Master of None . (more...)
Schalke chairman Tonies on Barcelona, Liverpool target Goretzka: He must make decision Schalke chairman Tonies on Barcelona, Liverpool target Goretzka: He must make decision
- January 08, 2018

Marca and Sport Bild have previously stated Goretzka has made a decision to join fellow Bundesliga side Bayern. The likes of Manchester United , Barcelona , Liverpool , Arsenal and Bayern Munich are monitoring the situation, and Clemens Tonnies - the chairman of Schalke's supervisory board - has now called on the Germany worldwide to make his decision. (more...)
George RR Martin Series Ordered by SYFY, Netflix to Co-Produce George RR Martin Series Ordered by SYFY, Netflix to Co-Produce
- January 08, 2018

Space horror, Nightflyers (previously adapted as a movie) is set in the Thousand Worlds universe (also in Martin's The Way of Cross and Dragon, With Morning Comes Mistfall , Dying of the Light , Sandkings , A Song for Lya ), and follows a group of scientists as they attempt to make contact with an enigmatic space creature; also on board the ship is a "powerful telepath". (more...)
Kohler has smart kitchen and bath products to show at CES Kohler has smart kitchen and bath products to show at CES
- January 08, 2018

While the Kohler Konnect app can control the rest of the bathroom products, none of them have Alexa built in so if you want voice control on the rest of the fixtures, the mirror is a must-have component. The fill kit also has an auto-drain feature. Next up is the Sensate kitchen faucet that can turn water on and off via voice command or motion control. (more...)