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Rookie left tackle Garett Bolles ready for Monday nights game Rookie left tackle Garett Bolles ready for Monday nights game
- September 11, 2017

But Denver was only beginning a run under the famous, if aging, quarterback that would end in four division titles, two Super Bowl appearances and one championship. It's a system created to help the Broncos look more like the No. 2 scoring offense they were in 2012 than the 22nd-ranked outfit they were last season. (more...)
Judge puts Elliott's six-game suspension on hold Judge puts Elliott's six-game suspension on hold
- September 11, 2017

Elliott, who was never arrested or charged by the police in the incident, has maintained his innocence after being accused of assaulting his ex-girlfriend. "It's an uncontested Hail Mary is what this approach is", McCarthy said. There is the option for either side to ask for an expedited appeal, although doing that didn't make things move much faster in the case of Tom Brady 's appeal of his four-game suspension . (more...)
Jose Mourinho reveals incident with Nemanja Matic that will 'mark him forever'
- September 11, 2017

The reason some thought it unusual that Jose and Matic would work together again is down to what looked like a conflict between the two, weeks before the Portuguese was sacked at Stamford Bridge. "The press wants a story, the press wants blood", remembers Mourinho . "But the next day he comes to see me and he says, 'I'm not happy, but it's my fault". (more...)
Why Harry Kane Can Be Better Than Batistuta - Pochettino
- September 11, 2017

Kane's 100-goal landmark was just one of several reasons to be cheerful for Tottenham, whose best performance of the season sets the stage for Wednesday's return to Wembley for a crucial Champions League group opener with Borussia Dortmund. (more...)
Heaton suffers dislocated shoulder, confirms Dyche
- September 11, 2017

Palace had their chances, with Scott Dann missing the best opportunity in the closing stages as he headed wide from close range from Yohan Cabaye's cross, with Burnley holding on for the victory. That's what you dream about as a player - you don't dream of sitting on the bench. "Sometimes you earn a bit of luck, and maybe we earned that". "Today we haven't played as well and credit to them for that - but we've come away with a nice three points and an important three points early in the ... (more...)
Arsenal's Danny Welbeck ready to prove doubters wrong - Arsene Wenger Arsenal's Danny Welbeck ready to prove doubters wrong - Arsene Wenger
- September 11, 2017

Wenger: Welbeck's a team player, that's why the coaches love him. "He's a guy who has a huge physical potential". Substitute Sanchez, a rumoured target of Manchester City during the close season, had little chance to make an impact after he was brought on in the 75th minute. (more...)
Mbappe performs his initiation in front of PSG teammates Mbappe performs his initiation in front of PSG teammates
- September 11, 2017

However, should PSG decide to take the option of signing Mbappe after the end of this season, they will have to pay a fee of around €180m (£166m) which will trump Dembele's price tag, reports the Guardian . Edinson Cavani scored twice while Neymar and Lucas Moura also added goals as PSG maintained their 100% start in the French Ligue 1 after five games. (more...)
Luis Garcia: Liverpool Must Win a Trophy This Season Luis Garcia: Liverpool Must Win a Trophy This Season
- September 11, 2017

One of those strikes came in Liverpool's final game of the season which resulted in them consolidating fourth spot and entering next season's Champions League in the qualifying round. "He has been at the club almost two years and has been trying to build a team similar to the one he had back in Germany". "Not when they're raking in millions every year". (more...)
Danny Welbeck: 'Arsene Wenger has a good headache' Danny Welbeck: 'Arsene Wenger has a good headache'
- September 11, 2017

Welbeck had been criticised for missing a number of chances at Stoke and Liverpool in Arsenal's previous two losses, but Wenger said it was clear the England global was getting his confidence back after two seasons that had been largely ruined by injuries. (more...)
Thomas Muller considered swapping Bayern Munich for Manchester United Thomas Muller considered swapping Bayern Munich for Manchester United
- September 11, 2017

Bayern did break the Bundesliga transfer record to bring in Corentin Tolisso from Lyon for 41.5 million euros, but that is still nowhere near the fees that PSG and Barcelona have paid, and the 2-0 defeat to Hoffenheim on Saturday further fuelled unrest at the club. (more...)
Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic is the best he's worked with Jose Mourinho says Nemanja Matic is the best he's worked with
- September 11, 2017

Jose Mourinho and Nemanja Matic are two peas in a pod. And Mourinho, in an interview with The Times , has opened up about his special relationship with the Serbian worldwide who he classes as one of 'my guys'. But the next day he comes to me and says, 'I'm not happy, but it's my fault. "So I don't know what the stats are but I'd argue that in general play they played more long balls than we did because they've got that threat and that's what they try to exploit". (more...)
Champions League: I'm Ready to Face Qarabag - Hazard Champions League: I'm Ready to Face Qarabag - Hazard
- September 11, 2017

While Collymore does not think that the Red Devils can win Europe's premier club competition this season, he does think that they have what it takes to beat their Premier League rivals. I'm just happy to be back", Hazard added. "I don't like to watch this kind of game on the TV, I just want to be on the pitch". "This season, it will be different because we play on Tuesdays and Wednesdays but we have a lot of good players". (more...)
X-rays on David Johnson's wrist come back negative, report says X-rays on David Johnson's wrist come back negative, report says
- September 11, 2017

Familiar scene, watched it before, right? But eventually, the Georgia alum showed why he deserves the five year, $135 million deal he signed less than two weeks ago. On special teams there is no question who gets the game ball. During the video, players asked for unity, equality and cooperation during a time of division in our country. (more...)
Klopp responds to accusations that Coutinho refused to play for Liverpool Klopp responds to accusations that Coutinho refused to play for Liverpool
- September 11, 2017

But are Liverpool capable of winning the Champions League? "100% if a club like Barcelona is around then nobody says 'are you insane, what do you want to go there for?'". The first half, we didn't play like we wanted to, we were 60-70 per cent. "This has to be the season where the trophies are coming back to the club". (more...)
Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Suffered A Jaguars WR Allen Robinson Suffered A "Significant" Knee Injury Today
- September 11, 2017

Hurricane Irma is forcing the Jaguars to spend extra time in Houston until they're cleared to return to Jacksonville. Savage was sacked six times in the first half, playing behind a line without veteran left tackle Duane Brown , who is holding out. (more...)
Thierry Henry: PSG must challenge for the Champions League Thierry Henry: PSG must challenge for the Champions League
- September 11, 2017

Speaking ahead of his club's UEFA Champions League tie against Scottish side Celtic on Tuesday night, Neymar discussed his team's chances in the European competition this season. I did not think he would come to be honest. He has had a hand in eight league goals so far, but his new "MCN" partnership, as the French press has dubbed it, has still not proved itself at the highest level in the same way as his "MSN" coupling with Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi had at Barca. (more...)
Twins Fall To Royals Twins Fall To Royals
- September 11, 2017

He capped a seven-start winning streak on June 30 by allowing one run and two hits over seven innings. In reality, Hosmer made three outs in four games. The 15 wins represent a career best. Eddie Rosario singles to center field. Brian Dozier strikes out on a foul tip. "He battled and gave us everything he had through five innings. (more...)
Conor McGregor Sued for Allegedly Injuring Man During Nate Diaz Press Conference Conor McGregor Sued for Allegedly Injuring Man During Nate Diaz Press Conference
- September 11, 2017

The incident occurred in a pre-fight press conference ahead of his UFC bout with Nate Diaz on August 17, 2016 at the Copperfield Theatre in Vegas. Pegg claims he sustained $5,000 in medical bills due to injuries from the collision with the object. McGregor and his legal team then responded by denying liability on July 27. (more...)
Mourinho, Manchester United seek return of old magic
- September 11, 2017

Having played in all of United's Premier League games this season, the loss of the starting pair will be a big one for Mourinho's side. Even without the Champions League we are the club with more fans than anybody in the world and with the biggest amount of sponsors in the world. (more...)
Kane can be even better than Batistuta - Pochettino Kane can be even better than Batistuta - Pochettino
- September 11, 2017

When you win 3-0 and you play well it's easy to say now different things. i am happy with him, he's part of my plan and today he was very good". ' he said putting his hand in the air, '. He is a killer, Harry Kane . "Only us we can provide the tool for him to grow up and show the quality that he has". This year, Spurs have been drawn alongside holders Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Cypriot champions APOEL, and begin against Dortmund at Wembley on Wednesday. (more...)
Danny Welbeck: Pre-season has helped me to lively start Danny Welbeck: Pre-season has helped me to lively start
- September 11, 2017

Sanchez was booed by a section of the Arsenal fans, but Wenger has backed the forward to win over his critics quickly. Arsenal legend Ian Wright has told BBC Radio 5 Live - via The Sport Review - that in order for Ozil to perform to his best of abilities, Arsene Wenger needs to needs to focus the team around the midfield maestro. (more...)
Football Association to investigate Alvaro Morata chant Football Association to investigate Alvaro Morata chant
- September 11, 2017

Former Real Madrid star Morata was shocked in the dressing room when club officials explained the full meaning of the song, sung throughout the visitors' 2-1 win . But Gideon Falter, Chairman of Campaign Against Antisemitism, also demanded action: "Due to the repeated brazen singing of antisemitic songs by Chelsea fans, statements are no longer enough". (more...)
England have nothing to fear ahead of Australian Ashes winter - Trevor Bayliss England have nothing to fear ahead of Australian Ashes winter - Trevor Bayliss
- September 11, 2017

In batting, they have to score plenty of individual centuries. England captain Joe Root has now won two series since taking over as skipper from Alastair Cook but a tough challenge awaits Down Under. His 39 wickets in seven Tests at just 14 apiece were the most by an England bowler in a home season since Jim Laker back in 1956. "He is one of most skilful bowlers I have ever played with". (more...)
Shoot!'s Manchester City-Liverpool combined XI
- September 11, 2017

Here, Press Association Sport looks at selected reaction to the red-card incident, which led to home goalkeeper Ederson leaving the field on a stretcher. The frequency with which we lost the ball all over the park progressed from occasionally frustrating to regularly annoying to finally ridiculously outrageous. (more...)
Keys sets up all-American US Open semis Keys sets up all-American US Open semis
- September 11, 2017

Open quarterfinals. While both finalists have endured their share of injury frustrations, it is Stephens story that surprises most. Sidelined for nearly a year after undergoing foot surgery, Stephens returned at Wimbledon and has been on a tear ever since, knocking off 11th seed Dominika Cibulkova, 30th seed Julia Goerges and 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova en route to the final four. (more...)
Mane sent off as Liverpool suffer City defeat Mane sent off as Liverpool suffer City defeat
- September 11, 2017

Liverpool had conceded a goal too easily when Kevin De Bruyne had space to hit a ball straight through the defence for Sergio Aguero to finish. Liverpool are so quick and fast. "It was unlucky. It was an accident". Klopp's City counterpart Pep Guardiola agreed the complexion and balance of the game had been transformed by the red card. (more...)
United management after me and I was under tremendous pressure: Van Gaal
- September 11, 2017

Focusing on the main man, it's hard to look beyond Romelu Lukaku , who has scored three goals in three Premier League outings for United following his big money arrival. Stoke City captain Darren Fletcher has praised his team's performance during their 2-2 draw with former club Manchester United at the bet365 Stadium this evening. (more...)
How Hurricane Irma will affect college football's Week 2 How Hurricane Irma will affect college football's Week 2
- September 11, 2017

There are three FBS schools in the Miami metro. Wisconsin athletic director Barry Alvarez said his university will help FAU's team secure lodging and open the Badgers' facilities to it if the Owls need to stay in Madison beyond Saturday. (more...)
Arsenal destroy struggling Bournemouth 3-0 at Emirates
- September 11, 2017

A Mesut Ozil free kick drawn by Welbeck was saved by a diving Begovic. "The best way to get them on your side is to perform". Wenger said, "He has a hamstring [problem]". "We've got a lot to work to do", he added. "I got into that position and I didn't think twice about it". You can't afford for it to happen in the Premier League. (more...)
Teams called Jets about Bryce Petty
- September 11, 2017

It would appear that is why Hackenberg was slotted in as the backup. Petty warmed up with a brace on his left knee Sunday morning. Then he was declared inactive. He finished the game with four tackles and a quarterback hurry to go with his tackle for a loss and pass defended. Kony Ealy may not have been a good fit for the Patriots. (more...)