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Gronkowski could see game time with Pats at Arizona

His return to practice earlier this week was an indication that he may be back on tract. "It boils down to a coach's decision, the medical team and myself". B...


Pushed to brink, Serena Williams edges Halep, returns to US Open SF

A year ago in the semifinals, Williams' attempt to finish off a calendar-year Grand Slam ended with an upset loss to unseeded Roberta Vinci. Juan Martin del P...


Hermine spins away from East Coast, batters shore with waves

The hurricane center said Hermine could hold onto that intensity for the next couple of days. Instead, Sunday turned into a lovely day as the center of the st...


Warburton relishing Rangers´ underdog status in Old Firm derby

Next time that will be in the back of the net. "I love it (going back to Parkhead), absolutely love it". " We are getting better, the squad is gelling reall...


UGA swimmer Bentz suspended 4 months for Rio incident

Lochte, accompanied by three of his US swimming teammates, was later accused of vandalism outside of the gas station, and an armed security guard reportedly tol...


Mets get 13th straight win over Reds, 5-3 on Cespedes' HR

Those extended slumps created the hard decision of where to bat him in the order after Reyes claimed the leadoff spot, and Collins has experimented with Grander...


Obama defends Colin Kaepernick's right to protest

Many people have called out Kaepernick, whether they say that he's "anti-American", "stupid" or my personal favorite in terms of ignorance, "not black". Althoug...


Wayne Rooney: Manchester United Captain Given Ultimatum By Sam Allardyce

Back to England and Adam Lallana scored the victor with the last kick of the game. How is it that the supposed inventors of the lovely game have only won one ...


Freaky wrong-number voicemail reveals Rob Ryan robbery plot

He's just a regular football coach ... Defensive coordinator of the Saints. That being said, it still has one definitive advantage: Catching criminals dumb enou...


Spain's Football Chief Withdraws Candidacy for UEFA President

Angel Maria Villar, the head of Spain's football association, announced Tuesday he had withdrawn his bid to replace the banned Michel Platini as president of UE...


Azhar Ali stars as Pakistan held to 247-8 by England

The hosts, following up the record-breaking heroics of Trent Bridge - where they racked up an all-time highest one-day global total of 444 for three - have also...


Wales Have Named An Interim Coach To Take Over From Gatland

But Gatland is in no mood for pessimism. "I'm not saying the Lions can't win, it's just a tough schedule". "You look at the All Blacks - when they're in close...


Panthers sign Huberdeau to $35.4 million, 6-year extension

According to SportsNet's Chris Johnston, the Florida Panthers have locked up winger Jonathan Huberdeau to a six-year, $35.4M contract extension. That total ...


Pliskova crushes Croatian teen to reach US Open semis

It was a ruthless and dominating display by Pliskova, who did not face a break point while surrendering only five points on her serve. Konjuh was ranked 92nd in...


Australia hammer world-record T20 total in win over Sri Lanka

Along with being his maiden century, it was the all-time second best individual score... Australia's opening partnership of David Warner and Maxwell set the t...


Earnhardt Jr. said lingering symptoms kept him from racing

He's betting he'll do it once more in 2017 and beyond. The news source said Earnhardt Jr .is taking time to recover from concussion symptoms, including iss...


Sports Direct is ditching zero-hours contracts

It has branches in Oxford Retail Park in Cowley and in West Way, Botley, as well as in Banbury and Bicester. The company also apologised for "serious shortcom...


Kaepernick's No. 7 now 3rd most popular jersey among QBs

It also means Carroll isn't likely going to tell Lane to stop supporting Kap or force him to do something different during the national anthem . Kaepernick...


Andy Murray enters quarter-finals of US Open

With victory, the world No. 2 moved to 25-1. The two-time Olympic gold victor, who was trying to show massive improvements of his third round match against P...


Martin Truex Jr. holds off Kevin Harvick to win Southern 500

Harvick led the most laps of any driver but errors during his pit-stops cost him multiple positions during the 367-lap race. At one point, Harvick fell 11 ...


Brook Looks Huge, Says Golovkin

GGG during his spare time at the Wild Card Gym. 'Kell can be the biggest superstar in boxing and the best British fighter ever if he can overcome Golovkin, '...


Jutanugarn 2 shots back in Canada in bid for 2nd hat trick

Lee had front-row seats as the German peeled off nine birdies after an opening double-bogey to win her first LPGA event at the Manulife Classic in Ontario, Cana...


Liverpool's Mane fit for Leicester clash

Karius underwent surgery to fix the break and had the wire which was inserted during the operation removed last week, as he ratcheted up his recuperation. Thi...


McIlroy rallies from 6 behind to win Deutsche Bank

The world number five produced a superb final round 65 in Boston to win by two shots. Should McIlroy manage to fight back and win, it would be his first PGA T...


Chris Sutton slams Wayne Rooney's Slovakia performance: 'He's killing Harry Kane'

New manager, same old England - with one sharp difference. "I got this lucky penny off a lad today in the hotel", he said, rolling the coin between his finger...


Carson Wentz named starter for the Eagles

They love him so much that they aggressively got the second overall pick in a trade so that they could draft him. Meanwhile, Wentz would sit on the bench. Tha...


HID International: Bale will improve - Coleman

Chris Coleman says he turned down the chance to coach Hull in the Premier League this season to try and secure Wales' participation at the 2018 World Cup in R...


49ers fullback Bruce Miller arrested, SFPD confirms

The couple's son, aged 29, then informed the athlete that he was in the wrong room, but was quickly attacked by Miller, who also targeted the 70-year-old man ...


Panthers Newton: I took Super Bowl loss 'extremely personal'

With dominating performances in the NFC playoffs, many picked them as the team to win the super bowl , but ultimately losing to the broncos and watching Pey...


Serena Williams Makes History with Most Grand Slam Wins for Any Player

Williams won their most recent matchup in the second round of the Miami Open , and it was a 7-6, 6-2 victory for the American. Federer is 84-18. Serena leads i...


'Burkini' Wins Over French Legal Battle, Ban Suspended

The court's ruling, which said the ban violates civil liberties, including freedom of movement and religious freedom, could affect more than 30 French towns tha...


US Open 2016: Venus Williams crashes out from fourth round

Pliskova took control of the match as she went an early break up in the third, but her 36-year-old opponent fought back to take the decider to 4-4. Earlier, S...


Venus loses to Pliskova in 4th round at US Open

Suarez Navarro refused to go down easily as she leveled the set at five games apiece before eventually dropping the next two games and falling 7-5. Suarez Nav...


Dr. Bob says: Texas is going to upset Notre Dame

The action might just tear down the Darrel K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium. The game kicks off at 7:30 PM ET so don't miss a single second! Now the college foot...


India vs West Indies, 2nd T20I 2016: Rain stops play

Incessant rain led to the abandonment of the second Twenty20 worldwide between India and West Indies in Lauderhill with only 22 overs of play were possibl...


Rio 2016: South Africa's Caster Semenya takes 800m gold

That didn't make it any less impressive, or any less contentious. Semenya has been cleared to run as a woman, but the controversy surrounding her eligibility ...


Released? Waived? Practice squad? An NFL roster moves primer

Now that the preliminary 53-man roster is set, I thought I would provide a full rundown of practice squad rules . Up to four practice squad players may hav...


England grab last-gasp win against 10-man Slovakia

Although Rooney has won every major title with Manchester United, the furthest he has reached in a tournament with England is the quarterfinals at the 2004 Eu...


Jack Wilshere says Bournemouth is 'best place' to develop away from Arsenal

The out of favour midfielder at Arsenal grabbed a lot of attention from several other clubs like Crystal Palace and AS Roma but the English player finally cho...


Buckeyes blast BG, 77-10

They beat Florida A&M 76-0 in 2013. All told, the Buckeyes recorded a team-record 776 yards of total offense. COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP ) — J.T. Barrett threw six...


United States women's 4x100 relay advances to final after DQ, then solo rerun

On Thursday night, alone on the track, they ran the 400 meters in 41.77 seconds ― the fastest in Round 1, just ahead of Jamaica's 41.79. Felix ran the final...


Jon Polito, prolific character actor, dead at 65

His character reappeared in the afterlife in a " Homicide " TV movie in 2000. According to the gossip site, Polito slipped into a coma days nearly a week prio...


Brady plays 1st half vs. Giants in tuneup for suspension

The Patriots open the season on Sunday, September 11 on the road against the Arizona Cardinals. On Thursday night, he made a curious call in New England's pre...


Determined to chase dream, Tebow shows power in Major League Baseball workout

Former NFL quarterback, Tim Tebow works out for baseball scouts and the media during a showcase on the campus of the University of Southern California, Tuesda...


Philadelphia Eagles 53-man roster: Thoughts to consider as final cuts loom

The former Penn State quarterback, taken No. 51 overall by the Jets in the 2016 NFL Draft, has been pretty damn terrible so far. With Petty's status uncertain...


Ferrari's Turn One Tangle At Spa, Vettel Apologises Raikkonen

Sebastian Vettel is also happy with the update, but thinks the team will have to wait until the race to see what it is really worth: "We have a new engine, so I...


NBA's 'Golden State Warriors' app allegedly listens in on users' conversations constantly

In a motion filed this week in a San Francisco-based federal District Court, plaintiff LaTisha Satchell alleges that the app uses a technology called audio beac...


Zika remains global emergency, virus still spreading

As of August 26, HHS has obligated $264 million of the $374 million redirected for the domestic Zika response. Texas has recorded 147 Zika virus cases, acco...


Monza secures Italian Grand Prix hosting rights

British rookie Jolyon Palmer was 21st ahead of his Renault team-mate Kevin Magnussen who has been given the all-clear to race this weekend following his hug...


Moussa Sissoko: Tottenham captain Hugo Lloris convinced me to reject Everton

The move the the Bernabeu has failed to materialise, but it seems likely that Sissoko will be leaving Newcastle on transfer deadline day. And Sissoko esse...