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Christian McCaffrey skips bowl game to focus on National Football League draft

After all, there was no guarantee that Fournette would play anyway. This officially ends McCaffrey's impressive career at Stanford. While there are plenty w...


Christian McCaffrey Sitting Out Sun Bowl ... Not Worth Jeopardizing NFL Career

Earlier this month, McCaffrey declared for the draft, but most expected him to play in the Sun Bowl. "I tried to play through the injury as best as I could", Fo...


Barcelona reclaim 2nd position after beating Espanyol 4-1

TALKING POINT - Could Andres Iniesta drag Barcelona back into the title race? Madrid , which won FIFA's Club World Cup in Japan this weekend, has a game in han...


Nair's triple ton gives selectors headache

As India drew closer to wiping off the deficit, England's only talking point would have been Dawson's accurate bowling , where he ensured that the pressure...


Chapecoense footballer reveals INCREDIBLE reason he survived plane crash

He was one of just six people to emerge alive from the airliner that slammed November 28 into a mountainside near Medellin, Colombia, where the side had been du...


Get your Tim Duncan tribute T-shirt

If you missed, or just want to feel all the feels and watch it again, the NBA YouTube page has posted almost the entire ceremony for you to enjoy at your leis...


Gabriel to be X-Factor vs. 49ers

Teams can run against the Falcons but because of Atlanta's high-powered offense, the ability to stick to the run all game has evaded many opponents. The 49ers...


Titans beat Chiefs on 53-yard Ryan Succop field goal

Rather than kick the extra point for a tie, Titans head Mike Mularkey made a decision to attempt a two-point conversion. Per the fivethirtyeight.com website, th...


Sanchez puts onus on Arsenal to end contract stand-off

Sanchez has been in good form this season, scoring 14 goals in 22 appearances so far. I love it here, I love all the staff. "He scored some important goals fo...


Russian boxer Povetkin denies doping charges

He felt Stiverne was out of shape and looking for any reason to get out of the fight. Frenchman Duhaupas, who recently won the WBC Silver title by knocking ou...


Arsenal player ratings: Mesut Ozil woeful as Man City sink Gunners

Wenger also criticised referee Mark Clattenburg after the team's 2-1 loss to Everton on Tuesday for incorrectly awarding a corner that led to the hosts' late wi...


Lions fall to the Giants at the Meadowlands

He finished 24 of 39 for 274 yards and an interception, finding Golden Tate eight times for 122 yards. Highlights of the Detroit Lions' clash with the New Yo...


Tourists trapped with gunmen in Karak Castle in Jordan

Two policemen were injured and the attackers fled in a vehicle, the statement said. The shootings were the latest in a series of attacks that have challenged ...


Houston Fans Rejoiced As Brock Osweiler Was Benched

Savage immediately provided a spark off the bench, engineering a drive that stalled at the Jaguars 1-yard line on an inexplicable fade pass to Hopkins on fourth...


Mikel set for China move

Oscar is said to have agreed to terms on a long-term contract with Shanghai SIPG after the Blues settled on a £60m sum for his winter sale. The Daily Mail ...


FG Pays Super Eagles, Falcons N471.8m Salaries, Allowances

The Office of the Accountant General of the Federation said it has released to the Central Bank of Nigeria the payment mandate of three hundred and fifty eight ...


Tottenham's Pochettino shoots down talk of Dier exit

The Englishman can play a variety of positions and is equally comfortable in the centre of defence or at right-back. "There's no doubt his future is at White ...


Chelsea manager Antonio Conte: "No team is unbeatable"

Then if we continue to win it is fantastic. It's important to have the possibility to choose in an emergency. "This team is fighting for the Palace shirt; I'll ...


Klopp aiming to 'push' and 'protect' Karius with Boro benching

Liverpool now trail leaders Chelsea by six points after climbing above Arsenal on goals scored, and Klopp said that the former Mainz stopper is not fine after ...


Louisville suspends assistant after Wake Forest probe

Virginia Tech joins Louisville and Army in acknowledging their involvement in the scandal in which former Wake Forest assistant Tommy Elrod was sacked as the an...


Patriots claim Floyd 1 day after Cardinals release him

Currently, Floyd has 33 catches, 446 yards and four touchdowns this season. Floyd might not contribute immediately for the Patriots, but if they like what he ...


Williams Might Actually Be Okay With Losing Valtteri Bottas to Mercedes

The likes of double world champion Fernando Alonso, at McLaren, and Ferrari's four times title-holder Sebastian Vettel have ruled themselves out. The champion...


Ronda Rousey gearing up for her return at UFC 207

She fought in Las Vegas twice in 2015. "Yeah, I would consider going up to 125, it's not that big of a weight gain for me". Any questions about Paige VanZant'...


Nevada State Athletic Commission, Jon Jones agree to 1-year ban

Jones was pulled from his main event fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 after a June drug test turned up positive. Lesnar "vehemently denied" knowingly t...


Chelsea beats Sunderland 1-0, moves 6 points clear in EPL

That's because Sunderland sit rock bottom of the table, having picked up just 11 points from their first 15 games. "The manager changed the team because I was...


Mark Noble earns West Ham much-needed win over Burnley

Mind you, they have yet to win anywhere on the road this season. But this was a far tighter and cagier affair with both teams potentially embroiled in a relegat...


Cardinals WR Michael Floyd arrested on DUI, other charges

He did say, however, that he, team GM Steve Keim and team executive Michael Bidwell all "totally" agreed on the release. The Cardinals mentioned Floyd's relea...


Stay in your Lane: Kiffin, FAU ink ex-FSU QB

The East Mississippi Community College product is expected to enroll in January and will have three years of eligibility remaining. Johnson is the 13th verbal...


Cris Cyborg Puts UFC On Blast After Featherweight Title Snub

Now, things get kicked up a notch. It's hard to argue with Cyborg's logic given the fight that was ultimately made to crown the first ever women's champion ...


Chelsea Agree Terms For Midfielder, Deal 90 Percent Done

The reported fee that Shanghai SIPG is willing to pay for Oscar is a ridiculous £60 million and Chelsea would be insane to turn down that sort of money. It ju...


Manchester United duo Depay and Schneiderlin free to join Everton

Eric Bailly has also been named in the lineup and is one of four central defenders in United's back line. "I am always open". When asked if he expects Schwe...


AJ Green (hamstring) set to return to Bengals practice

But there is still a lot of football to be played. But only if Pittsburgh wins it other two games and the Ravens lose one or both of theirs. The latest di...


Seattle beats Toronto on penalties to capture MLS Cup

We did that. We were strong and courageous, and went after the game from the first minute right up until the 120th minute. The Nigerian star left a huge hole in...


Broncos comeback falls short in 13-10 loss to Titans

Sanders was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct for the celebration. In his past two games vs. Denver, he has 1.5 sacks, three tackles for loss and a fumble r...


With Big Ben struggling, Steelers lean on Bell to beat Bills

Rex Ryan had no need for hand warmers or earmuffs in 27-degree weather Sunday, because the coldest game of the Buffalo Bills' season - a 27-20 loss to the Pitts...


Henry pleads with Alexis & Ozil to stay at Arsenal

With the contracts of Ozil and Sanchez set to expire in 2018, Arsenal have just six months to reach an agreement over their futures before they enter their fi...


Ramos' late victor helps Real Madrid scrape past Deportivo 3-2

The defeat left Deportivo just a point above the relegation zone, while Madrid stayed six points clear atop the table. The 30-year-old salvaged a point for hi...


Ricky Perry Reportedly on Trump's Energy Secretary Shortlist

Perry is said to be a top contender among four finalists to run the Department of Energy, which he once vowed to eliminate . Texas Gov. Rick Perry has emer...


Ronaldo wins fourth Ballon d'Or award

Antoine Griezmann has spoken of his pride at rubbing shoulders with "two monsters" in Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi after finishing third in the 2016 Ba...


Republicans sweep Louisiana runoffs, ending 2016 elections

Robertson, who was close to President-elect Donald Trump on the campaign trail, said electing Kennedy "will help finish the job". According to preliminary vot...


Cyclone Vardah starts making landfall near Chennai, 2 killed in Tamil Nadu

Chennai: Torrential rains, accompanied by squally winds, with speeds touching 130-140 km per hour, pounded Chennai and its suburbs, as the severe cyclonic stor...


Pogba to face brother as Man United meet St Etienne

This time a year ago, United were licking their wounds after a Champions League exit and were struggling at domestic level too. "That's a nice thing", he told...


Anurag Thakur takes swipe at James Anderson

Resuming the day on 182 for six, England cmanaged to add just 13 more runs. "For the first time I was trying to calm things down in the middle at a time when ...


Alive and clicking, Nebraska sweeps Washington to advance to the final four

Regardless, the team will advance to the Final Four for the 13th time in program history en route to a goal of back-to-back national titles. The national semi...


Cards to hold news conference amid reports of Fowler deal

Louis for not ponying up the package that the Nationals surrendered to get their new center fielder from the White Sox. Fowler bet on himself after the Baltim...


Umpire Paul Reiffel hurt during the Mumbai test

Marais Erasmus , the third umpire, took Reiffel's place on the field as he walked off for a medical examination. In the 49 over, with England looking to build...


Indian Aces Beat UAE Royals in IPTL

Despite being without any marquee players this season after the IPTL was unable to secure the appearance of Serena Williams , the Slammers won all five match...


Tannehill hurt as Dolphins beat Cards on late kick, 26-23

Coach Adam Gase said the Dolphins fear Tannehill tore his ACL, which would sideline him for the rest of the season. They ended up punting, but three plays into ...


Browns Enamored With Myles Garrett

The Browns have not drafted a quarterback in the top 20 since 1999. Sitting at 0-12, the Browns are in the driver's seat for the top pick in next year's draft...


Giraffes, rarer than elephants, put on extinction watch list

Of the nine subspecies of giraffe , the IUCN found that three have populations that are increasing ( G. c. angolensis, G. c. giraffa and G. c. peralta ), five ...