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Missing college student from Montgomery County murdered, suspect arrested Missing college student from Montgomery County murdered, suspect arrested
- September 03, 2017

We reached out to Philadelphia Police who said there is no immediate news conference planned, but they will follow up with us regarding one. Late Friday night, police responded to a home on the 1700 block of North 16 Street, almost a block from where Burleigh was last seen. (more...)
Texas Upset by Maryland in Tom Herman's Debut as Longhorns Head Coach Texas Upset by Maryland in Tom Herman's Debut as Longhorns Head Coach
- September 03, 2017

Moore and Taivon Jacobs combined for 10 receptions for 213 receiving yards and two receiving touchdowns. However, there were negatives, as Maryland saw quarterback Tyrrell Pigrome and cornerback Antwaine Richardson leave the game due to injury. (more...)
Clemson band brutally trolls Ohio State during Week 1 halftime show Clemson band brutally trolls Ohio State during Week 1 halftime show
- September 03, 2017

The Flashes answered with a Shane Hynes 37-yard field goal early in the second quarter. The Tigers had 4 players register a rushing touchdown and had over 300 yards on the ground for the first time since 2015. Kelly Bryant did enough during preseason practices to pull away from Clemson's other quarterbacks and earn the starting job. CJ Fuller might be the running back for the Tigers. (more...)
Clemson band trolls Ohio State for Fiesta Bowl blowout Clemson band trolls Ohio State for Fiesta Bowl blowout
- September 03, 2017

Nine players had at least one rushing attempt for the Tigers and 15 players caught at least one pass. Here's a look at three things we learned from Clemson's victory over Kent State . Of course, the band didn't just troll Ohio State on Saturday. Play of the game: Bryant found Deon Cain for a 61-yard touchdown on Clemson's second drive of the game to give the Tigers a 14-0 lead. (more...)
Kelly Bryant shines as Tigers blast Kent State in opener Kelly Bryant shines as Tigers blast Kent State in opener
- September 03, 2017

The Flashes answered with a Shane Hynes 37-yard field goal early in the second quarter. The 6-foot-4, 220-pound native of Calhoun Falls, S.C. also ran for 77 yards on seven carries - scoring another touchdown on the ground. This time it was true freshman Hunter Johnson who led the Tigers to the end zone. We will learn a lot more about the Tigers when Auburn comes to town next week. (more...)
Wyoming's punter whiffs, Clemson band trolls Ohio State Wyoming's punter whiffs, Clemson band trolls Ohio State
- September 03, 2017

The 6-foot-4, 220-pound native of Calhoun Falls, S.C. also ran for 77 yards on seven carries - scoring another touchdown on the ground. Quarterbacks Nick Holley and George Bollas combined to go 1-5 passing for one total yard. After a pair of short passes to open the day, Bryant's deep ball hit Cain in stride. Kelly Bryant will be the starting quarterback after Deshaun Watson goes to the National Football League with the Houston Texans. (more...)
Patriots deal 2 late-rounders to bolster edge with Seahawks' Cassius Marsh Patriots deal 2 late-rounders to bolster edge with Seahawks' Cassius Marsh
- September 03, 2017

Marsh will be playing his fourth season in the National Football League after being selected in the fourth-round of the 2014 draft out of UCLA. Update (5:12 p.m. The Patriots adding Marsh comes in the wake of losing defensive end Derek Rivers for the season due to injury. "Cassius is taking major strides", he said at the time. (more...)
Michigan's QB threw 3 early touchdowns, but 2 were to Florida Michigan's QB threw 3 early touchdowns, but 2 were to Florida
- September 03, 2017

However, the beauty of college football is that things can turn on a dime. It all started with Wilton Speight , the Wolverines quarterback. Speight replaced O'Korn on the Wolverines' final drive of the second half trailing 17-13, but the team ran out the clock. (more...)
Wenger confirms Lemar snubbed Arsenal switch
- September 03, 2017

But Wenger insisted that the botched move will not affect the 28-year-old Chile international's motivation to perform for Arsenal . Manager Arsene Wenger has kept his pledge to retain Sanchez, but introducing the striker back into his Arsenal squad after the global break will be hard given that he already had his heart set on a move to City. (more...)
Grosjean: We shouldn't have gone out in Monza qualifying Grosjean: We shouldn't have gone out in Monza qualifying
- September 03, 2017

And the Canadian will be followed closely by another youngster, with Force India's Esteban Ocon finishing a place behind him in a session that was delayed by more than two hours due to heavy rain. At the very least, they can both expect strong point finishes tomorrow, and be extremely pleased with their qualifying performances. "I'm not going to aim for [the lead at Turn 1], I'm just going to get a good start the way I always so". (more...)
Rain washes out most of final Monza practice Rain washes out most of final Monza practice
- September 03, 2017

The weather has obviously been incredibly tricky for us all. When asked if he feels Mercedes is hiding its true pace, Vettel replied: "I don't know. According to a BBC report, Hamilton was 1.148 seconds quicker than Red Bull's Max Verstappen in second place as title rival Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari could manage only eighth. (more...)
Colts activate Andrew Luck off PUP list for regular season Colts activate Andrew Luck off PUP list for regular season
- September 03, 2017

There have been some positive reports about Luck throwing passes , but the Colts have just four practices remaining until they kick off the season against the Rams . The latest from the team came from owner Jim Irsay , highlighted by a long-term outlook suggesting Luck will have a " very, very long and great career with us ". (more...)
Broncos Cut Veteran Safety TJ Ward Broncos Cut Veteran Safety TJ Ward
- September 03, 2017

The Broncos already have cornerbacks Chris Harris and Aqib Talib and safety Darian Stewart on longterm deals. Many are going public with their support for Ward. The "Baby" No Fly, they called themselves. When Ward was leading the "No Fly Zone" in its song and dance after wins, Simmons, a team captain at Boston College, is the quiet one watching it go down with a smile. (more...)
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho shows off his passing skills
- September 03, 2017

Mourinho was a midfielder in his playing career and he looks like he's been learning a thing or two from Paul Pogba. He played for Rio Ave, Belenenses, Sesimbra and Comércio e Indústria during the eighties but didn't excel in any discernible way. (more...)
Fognini suspended from US Open for potential 'major offense' Fognini suspended from US Open for potential 'major offense'
- September 03, 2017

The 30-year-old had already received three separate fines totalling $24,000 but he has now been provisionally suspended from the tournament pending a final ruling over whether he committed a major offense. After they won their second-round match on Friday - but before any repercussions for what happened in singles had been announced - Fognini was asked about the possibility of being penalized. (more...)
Clayton Kershaw Sharp In Return Clayton Kershaw Sharp In Return
- September 02, 2017

Kershaw (16-2), pitching for the first time since July 23 because of a lower back strain, snapped the Dodgers' season-long, five-game losing streak. Kershaw was only expected to go five tonight, but he was cruising, and he ended up making it through six in 70 pitches, 53 of them strikes. (more...)
Colts trade WR Dorsett to Patriots for QB Brissett Colts trade WR Dorsett to Patriots for QB Brissett
- September 02, 2017

But with Andrew Luck out indefinitely, Brissett could surpass Tolzien and start for the Colts within weeks - or perhaps even days. He averaged 16 yards per reception a year ago. He also rushed for a touchdown. In Brissett, the Colts get a player who showed tremendous promise in the fourth preseason by throwing for four touchdowns and running for another in a shootout with the Giants' offensive and defensive depth and bubble players. (more...)
Patriots reportedly trade Jacoby Brissett to Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett Patriots reportedly trade Jacoby Brissett to Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett
- September 02, 2017

He appeared in three games total and completed 34 of 55 passes for 400 yards with no touchdowns or interceptions for the season. Dorsett's spot on the depth chart is unclear. The Colts have had a need at quarterback throughout the summer, as starter Andrew Luck has remained sidelined with a shoulder injury. Scott Tolzien is expected to start if Luck isn't able to play against the Los Angeles Rams. (more...)
Winx extends winning streak to 19 in Chelmsford Stakes Winx extends winning streak to 19 in Chelmsford Stakes
- September 02, 2017

I mean, everything she does is incredible, but I'm just lost for words, I really am. The secret to her success is all in a freakish stride rate, which can increase in the dying stages of a race as other horses taper off. "When she hit the after-burners at the 150-metre mark, I can't explain the feeling", he said on his way back to the mounting yard amid huge cheers from the crowd. (more...)
Trio of teens charged in murder of MMA fighter Aaron Rajman Trio of teens charged in murder of MMA fighter Aaron Rajman
- September 02, 2017

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office identified the suspects as Roberto Ortiz, Jace Swinton, both 18, and Summer Church, 16. But Judi Church said her daughter wasn't at the home invasion, wasn't in the auto, wasn't in on the plan. State Attorney Dave Aronberg addressed the West Boca neighborhood that the area is still a safe place and that this incident was "no a random act of violence". (more...)
Steelers Trade Receiver Sammie Coates to Browns Steelers Trade Receiver Sammie Coates to Browns
- September 02, 2017

In Cleveland, he projects as the third receiver behind Corey Coleman and Kenny Britt . He recorded 21 receptions for 435 yards and two touchdowns. The Leroy, Alabama, native was originally acquired from the Steelers in exchange for DB Justin Gilbert on September 3, 2016. (more...)
France ghosts fire England striker Kane's World Cup dreams France ghosts fire England striker Kane's World Cup dreams
- September 02, 2017

Kane , despite being the reigning Premier League Golden Boot holder, has not scored a single goal in August in recent seasons, prompting many to declare the coincidence as a curse. "Daniel likes to do it on the last day to get the best deal, but we just have to wait and see", said Kane, whose side finished second behind Chelsea in the Premier League last season. (more...)
12 years later: Photos of Hurricane Katrina 12 years later: Photos of Hurricane Katrina
- September 02, 2017

Twelve years to the day, August 29, after Hurricane Katrina slammed into the Gulf Coast, another deadly storm forced the rescue of hundreds of people from floodwaters in southwestern Louisiana and prompted New Orleans to shut down its schools and other key institutions as a precaution. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku knew Zlatan Ibrahimovic would return to Man United Romelu Lukaku knew Zlatan Ibrahimovic would return to Man United
- September 02, 2017

Lukaku phoned " Ibra " earlier this summer to ask if he could wear the number 9 jersey; after Wayne Rooney's departure, Ibrahimovic will claim the number 10 shirt for the current campaign upon his reemergence. But Lukaku told Belgian newspaper DH: "I don't have one, I'm very happy". We know there are big rivals for the title - City, Chelsea, Liverpool, Arsenal and Tottenham. (more...)
Liverpool still hopeful of Thomas Lemar transfer as deadline closes in Liverpool still hopeful of Thomas Lemar transfer as deadline closes in
- September 02, 2017

Manager Jurgen Klopp is keen to bring the France worldwide to Anfield and Lemar is understood to be interested in working under the German. The move is not linked to Barcelona's pursuit of the latter, with the Merseysiders insistent their " definitive stance " will not shift before the window shuts . (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur switch excites Serge Aurier Tottenham Hotspur switch excites Serge Aurier
- September 02, 2017

The 32-year-old center forward scored 15 goals in his debut Premier League season (33 appearances) for Swansea last term and Pochettino has lured him to provide effective cover for Harry Kane , something that Janssen failed to do in the last campaign. (more...)
Barcelona to make big name signing on deadline day Barcelona to make big name signing on deadline day
- September 02, 2017

Coutinho , meanwhile, may have to take some time to readjust having seen a dream move to Barcelona closed off to him this summer. Several key players who angled for big moves throughout the summer were left disappointed with Alexis Sanchez , Virgil van Dijk , Riyad Mahrez , Ross Barkley and as of now, Philippe Coutinho , all remaining at their parent clubs. (more...)
Congrats! Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl Congrats! Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl
- September 02, 2017

Stars have taken to social media to congratulate 35-year-old Serena , including A-lister Beyoncé . "I'm nervous about childbirth", she told Vogue . It turns out that wasn't a problem, as Williams won the Australian Open singles title in January while already 9 weeks pregnant to capture her record 23rd Grand Slam singles championship. (more...)
Tigers trade Verlander, Upton as rebuilding process begins Tigers trade Verlander, Upton as rebuilding process begins
- September 02, 2017

Some of Cameron's prospect luster wore off last season when he struggled to perform in the Midwest League in his age 19 season. That said, how much does Verlander help their rotation in a playoff series? Through 63 home games this season, the Tigers have averaged 29,622 fans per games. (more...)
Brendan Schaub Discusses Backstage Argument With Nate Diaz Brendan Schaub Discusses Backstage Argument With Nate Diaz
- September 02, 2017

Not to mention, reports McGregor took home $70M for the fight . It seems Diaz may now get his wish, but McGregor has detailed the terms he will accept the fight on. That should be the next fight, Conor versus Nate Diaz 3, the trilogy, that's the fight. He won rounds against the best boxer of all time.' Then Nate's like, 'He didn't win rounds. (more...)