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Playoff Pairs: Alabama-Washington and Ohio State-Clemson

The selection committee stayed with the same top four as it had going into championship weekend, leaving out Penn State even though the Nittany Lions won the Bi...


New York Giants Defeat Cleveland Browns, 27-13; Advance to 8-3

Since we're being realistic, understand that Michael Thomas of the New Orleans Saints is the best of this year's rookie crop. They were lethargic and inconsis...


Seattle Seahawks Vs. Carolina Panthers Live Stream

But this feels like a game that could get away from the Panthers quickly, much as their season did. The Seahawks will look to attack the Panthers' 29th-...


Will focus on playing our best against Australia: Williamson

The Australia skipper smashed 164, the highest ODI score at the Sydney Cricket Ground, to lead Australia to 324 for eight. Pat Cummins was loose o...


ESPN GameDay: How Virginia Tech can beat Clemson

Clemson extended that lead to three touchdowns on Watson's second rushing score of the night. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson is expected to be amon...


Clemson to face Ohio State in Fiesta Bowl

The job of the CFP selection committee would have been much easier if Clemson had lost to Virginia Tech in the ACC Championship Game in Orlando. Wisconsin...


Bolt wins record sixth IAAF Athlete-of-the-Year title

Having confirmed those plans, Dortmund have been quick to insist the arrival of Bolt, likely to be next summer, is not just a publicity stunt. It may sound fo...


Roethlisberger, Steelers stroll past Giants

That was Giants coach Ben McAdoo's reaction, and message, when asked about wideout Odell Beckham Jr.'s rebuke of referee Terry McAulay and his crew after S...


Usain Bolt: Sebastian Coe's IAAF reform package is bold move

The special congress concluded a four-day meeting of track and field officials during which the IAAF chose to continue its ban on Russian athletics. As many a...


Modric: Clasico draw feels like a win

Instead, the Catalans (who now have 28 points) let the league leaders (34 points) hang around and paid the price when Madrid defender Sergio Ramos rose up a...


Broncos Defense Comes Up Big in Win

We saw what Atlanta Falcons' running backs Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman did to this defense back in Week 5. It was followed by a pick-six by fellow corne...


Carr leads another rally for Raiders in 38-24 win over Bills

Sam Bradford threw a 3-yard touchdown pass to Jerick McKinnon with 25 seconds to play, but the 2-point conversion pass failed. Bradford gets hit in the face a...


Mayfield, Oklahoma Top Oklahoma St. 38-20 To Win Big 12

OU had to overcome adversity - being written off by some after losing two of their first three games - 33-23 to Houston and 45-24 to Ohio State. After the game,...


Smith's record ton leads Aussies to ODI win

Australia was in trouble when George Bailey (17) and Mitchell Marsh (1) were dismissed but Smith and Travis Head built a partnership of 127 for the fifth wick...


Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game

Florida had put up 19 more total yards, quarterback Austin Appleby spun a couple of touchdown passes to cap time-consuming drives against the nation's best de...


Tennessee to play Nebraska in Music City Bowl

Tennessee and Nebraska were actually scheduled to meet this season to begin a home-and-home series, but the games were pushed back to the 2026 and 2027 seasons ...


Detroit dominates New Orleans in Superdome; Saints lose 13-28

Yes, the Saints' defense nearly gave up 30 points in their loss to Detroit , but they should be encouraged that Sheldon Rankins registered another sack in this...


Grey Cup attracts 10 million viewers

The Grey Cup continues to be one of the country's biggest television events, with 10 million unique viewers, or almost 30% of Canadians, tuning in to TSN and RD...


Florida State-Michigan set for Orange Bowl

With ACC champion Clemson headed to the College Football Playoff, the CFP committee was left to choose between the Seminoles and Cardinals to fill the ACC's ope...


Flacco, Ravens end Dolphins' 6-game run with 38-6 rout

Baltimore has won three of its last four to take control of the AFC North. They play away against the Baltimore Ravens this week, home against the reelin...


Did the College Football Playoff pick the four best teams?

The 6-foot-3, 210-pound quarterback chose Penn State over his finalists Tennessee, Virginia Tech and North Carolina. If they lose, this is all a moot point. "Bu...


Bills Vs. Raiders: Odds, Analysis, Picks For NFL Week 13 Game

It worked, though, as the Bills drove all the way down to the Raiders' 3-yard line before Tyrod Taylor got sacked on third down, forcing them to settle fo...


Reggie Bush will wear classy Joe McKnight cleats Sunday

A new finding about the suspect in the tragic Joe McKnight shooting case has surfaced. Authorities say the other man, Ronald Gasser , shot McKnight three t...


Mourinho has 'no thoughts' on Fellaini penalty incident

Fellaini's mistake leaves United now nine points behind fourth placed Manchester City and 13 points away from Premier League leaders Chelsea. "There is a huge...


Jeff Fisher reportedly gets two-year contract extension with Los Angeles Rams

As a result, Dickerson said he will not attend a Rams home game as long as Fisher is the coach. As Fisher continued, here's the caveat: "As I told him in the ...


Eagles Expected To Make 'Strong Push' For DeSean Jackson

So there's never really been hard feelings towards the city or the team or organization. I'm blessed to still have an opportunity to be playing at a high level ...


LeBron James Chosen Sports Illustrated Sportsperson Of Year

They're gonna hate us, fam. James also won in 2012 after winning his first National Basketball Association championship wit the Miami Heat . Sports Illustrat...


Shaky Proteas hang on as late wickets tumble

Australia's new-look side delivered the minimum required with a victory over South Africa in the dead rubber third test on Sunday but there was understandabl...


Bayern star Robben: 'it could take one chat to sign new deal'

Ancelotti experimented with a new-look line up ahead of Tuesday's visit by Atletico Madrid in a meaningless Champions League game. "Leipzig are a very good te...


No. 3 Clemson tries to win 2nd straight ACC, seal CFP spot

Of course, the result was an absolutely brutal evisceration which proudly takes its place on the Mt. Rushmore of butt cuttings in the series with 1989 and 2003....


Formula One: Hamilton: "I don't think I did anything dangerous"

The three-time F1 champion said he did nothing wrong despite ignoring Mercedes' orders. Hamilton added: "I did all I could and Nico had a clean year and witho...


Four Teams Destined To Be Snubbed In Final College Football Playoff Rankings

Clemson was fourth last week , but moved up a spot after defeating rival SC 56-7 in an impressive performance last Saturday. Wisconsin and Penn State stay at ...


Here's why Jeff Fisher is not getting fired, will likely get extension

The players feel uncomfortable with you on the sidelines, and as long as I'm the head coach here, you come to the games and you're not going to be welcome on th...


Man in Killing of Ex-NFL Player Admitted to Shooting: Sheriff

Gasser remained at the scene and admitted to the shooting, the sheriff's office said . Evidence shows Gasser fired three shots from inside his own vehicle, a...


Glittering Alexis Sanchez hat-trick buries West Ham and sends Arsenal second

Sanchez unselfishly set up Mesut Ozil for Arsenal's 23rd-minute opener, but the visitors had to wait until 18 minutes from the end to double their lead. 'We...


Tiger Woods starts hot, deals with adversity to shoot 70 on Saturday

Returning after two back operations to play competitive golf for the first time since August 2015, the 14-time major victor endured a mixed first round on Thurs...


AP Power Rankings: Cowboys keep No. 1 spot

The victory pushed the Cowboys record to 9-1 and their winning streak to nine games. The Cowboys strung together an 11-play, 92-yard drive on their first poss...


One of Alabama's promising young players 'came into his own' vs. Auburn

The quarterback that piloted Auburn to six straight wins this year will reportedly be back for the bowl game. The combination has been good enough every time...


Monday Night Preview: Packers Versus Eagles In Prime Time

We're 5-6. We need to stay the course. Yet when the Eagles win, the execution is just that. Green Bay's offense couldn't be stopped by the Eagles on ...


Anthiony scores 29, Knicks defeat Timberwolves 118-114

Kyle O'Quinn started at center in Noah's absence. Obviously, we're only 17 games into the season, so I'm obligated to throw in the caveat that all this could ...


OR fires head coach Mark Helfrich after four seasons

Kelly held with the Ducks from 2009 to '12 before leaving to become head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles . So one losing campaign was all it took for the scho...


New Zealand up against more than Australia

It is pertinent to mention that Pakistan have never beaten Australia in a Test series in Australia , losing the last six series all the way back to 1981. For...


Abbott vows to cut funding for "sanctuary campus" schools

There is now a petition going around asking to make the university a sanctuary. Texas Governor Greg Abbott vowed to cut funding to any public college or u...


Jose Mourinho offers Manchester United lifeline to Schweinsteiger

The latest suspension came after booting a water bottle in frustration in Sunday's Premier League draw at West Ham, leading to a charge of improper conduct that...


National Basketball Association roundup: James Harden triple double keys Rockets' 2OT win over Warriors

Harden also got an elbow from Green. "It happens all the time". "They played some good ball". The Mavs would battle back behind Barnes to cut the lead to th...


Sack-happy OH will try to disrupt WMU in MAC title game

The undefeated Western Michigan Broncos and the Ohio Bobcats meet at Ford Field in Detroit for the MAC Conference championship on Friday, December 2nd. Flec...


AAA Mid-Atlantic to serve as Toys for Tots location

Contact Linn County reporter Alex Paul at 541-812-6114. "She does that every year - she's unbelievable", said Kaczmarek, who sees the impact that the program...


Houston's Herman leaving for Texas

During Herman's debut year with the team, he led the Cougars to its first conference championship since 2006. Charlie Strong completed his second consecutive ...


Houston's Herman leaving for Texas

During Herman's debut year with the team, he led the Cougars to its first conference championship since 2006. Charlie Strong completed his second consecutive ...


Houston's Herman leaving for Texas

During Herman's debut year with the team, he led the Cougars to its first conference championship since 2006. Charlie Strong completed his second consecutive ...