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Texans' owner says being able to trade Brock Osweiler was 'unbelievable' Texans' owner says being able to trade Brock Osweiler was 'unbelievable'
- March 30, 2017

The Browns have Brock Osweiler on their roster for now, along with Cody Kessler , Kevin Hogan , and Pat Devlin. "I would not like to trade, but if there's an opportunity to make our team better , I'm sure we'll discuss anything and everything". (more...)
Sweet 16: Arizona Wildcats vs. Xavier Musketeers Preview
- March 29, 2017

Kansas used two big runs, including an 11-0 charge highlighted by Lagerald Vicks' 360-degree drunk, to coast into a matchup with Number 3 seed OR on Saturday for a spot in the Final Four. Xavier was without leading scorer Trevon Bluiett for three of those games, not to mention second-leading scorer Edmond Sumner , who suffered a season-ending injury on January 29. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo honoured with airport
- March 29, 2017

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo holds the euro2016 trophy ahead of the worldwide friendly soccer match between Portugal and Sweden at the dos Barreiros stadium in Funchal, Madeira island, Portugal, Tuesday, March 28 2017 . Russian Federation has now won just two of its last 13 games but, ahead of hosting next year's World Cup, this was an encouraging result against one of Europe's top teams. (more...)
Man United returning to United States for pre-season tour Man United returning to United States for pre-season tour
- March 29, 2017

Mourinho had inflamed matters before the game by suggesting he "knew the names" of the players he claimed had been responsible for the departure of Aitor Karanka, his former Real Madrid assistant who was sacked as Middlesbrough boss last week. (more...)
Gonzaga and OR punch their tickets to the Final Four
- March 27, 2017

EST. Seats in the lower bowl were going for several times that much, according to those scalping tickets in the vicinity of the arena. Hachimura, a true freshman who joined the team last fall after he graduated Sendai's Meisei High School earlier the same year, came on with less than a minute left in the game after Gonzaga had already secured the victory. (more...)
Danny Blind sacked as Netherlands head coach
- March 27, 2017

Nothing good comes from rushing things". Robben's floundering national squad are in danger of failing to qualify for Russian Federation 2018. The Netherlands, after failing to qualify for Euro 2016, are in a serious danger of missing out of the FIFA World Cup 2018. (more...)
O'Neill saddened by Coleman injury
- March 27, 2017

Football is a contact sport, but it is also a game which depends on players remaining aware of the consequences of their actions. Asked by an Irish journalist if Bale had been lucky to avoid a second booking for a high foot on James McClean, Chris Coleman said: "Do you think one or two of yours were lucky to stay on the pitch?" Coleman was left in a heap after a reckless challenge from Wales left-back Neil Taylor, and Long was one of the first on the scene to comfort the Everton ... (more...)
Mercedes look to make early statement in Australia Mercedes look to make early statement in Australia
- March 26, 2017

However, Rosberg retired following the title and now Hamilton should be the dominant driver once again. Ferrari and Red Bull are the only teams to have beaten Mercedes since 2013. Not since 1980 has Australia won a Formula One World Championship. If Hamilton "wins a race against four of us as opposed to maybe just his teammate I think that reward is bigger as well", said Ricciardo, who is aiming to be the first Australian to win the Australian GP since it became part of the world ... (more...)
Gruesome tackle breaks footballer's leg in World Cup qualifier (GRAPHIC VIDEO, PHOTOS) Gruesome tackle breaks footballer's leg in World Cup qualifier (GRAPHIC VIDEO, PHOTOS)
- March 26, 2017

The Ireland management team spoke in the build-up to the game of having only intentions of winning, yet the side that began never looked a team that was trying to force the play. Woodburn is also coveted by England, but will not be eligible to play for anyone else once he has represented Wales in a competitive fixture. Everton midfielder James McCarthy was scheduled to start for the Republic, but was withdrawn from the team-sheet before kick-off because of a hamstring injury. (more...)
Where Will Dont'a Hightower End Up Where Will Dont'a Hightower End Up
- March 25, 2017

New England is coming off a Super Bowl win and now they have another shiny trophy to point at in free agency. It's unclear if the Jets offered him a contract. In five seasons, the team's defensive signal caller has earned 372 tackles and 17 sacks. It would have paid him roughly $10 million per year. General manager Thomas Dimitroff says the 6-foot-1 Wreh-Wilson made a good impression with his size and "the way he competes". (more...)
Gerard Deulofeu Admits He's 'Really' Happy At AC Milan Gerard Deulofeu Admits He's 'Really' Happy At AC Milan
- March 24, 2017

The young Spaniard is now out on loan at AC Milan and has impressed in bursts for the Italian club. Barcelona director Robert Fernandez has been quoted by Spanish newspaper Sport as saying that a move to La Liga could go through this summer. (more...)
Hamilton keen for Vettel battle and competitive Alonso Hamilton keen for Vettel battle and competitive Alonso
- March 24, 2017

While the Silver Arrows have dominated F1, winning the drivers and constructors titles over the last three years, pre-season testing pointed to other teams pushing hard. Hamilton and Rosberg had a fractious relationship in the Mercedes garage, but Wolff said the Briton and Bottas were "in a great place". Mercedes will doubtless be strong again. (more...)
Seattle Seahawks: 3 Reasons Signing Eddie Lacy Was a Good Move Seattle Seahawks: 3 Reasons Signing Eddie Lacy Was a Good Move
- March 24, 2017

Most professional athletes take it upon themselves and use the millions they earn to keep their bodies in prime shape. No one that has seen Lacy play - and not play - the last two years expects those. A person familiar with the contract, who asked to remain anonymous since financial terms of the deal had not been released, told USA TODAY Sports' Tom Pelissero that it was for $5.55 million with $3 million guaranteed. (more...)
Victor Moses ruled out of Super Eagles friendlies Victor Moses ruled out of Super Eagles friendlies
- March 24, 2017

The player was not part of the players invited by Gernot Rohr for the two friendlies. The Nigerian national team failed to qualify for the 2017 AFCON, while Senegal's hope of lifting the title ended in the quarterfinals after a 5-4 defeat on penalties to eventually winners, Cameroon. (more...)
Packers to re-sign RB Christine Michael Packers to re-sign RB Christine Michael
- March 24, 2017

Despite his midseason exit from Seattle, Michael still finished the year as the Seahawks' leading rusher with 117 carries for 469 yards and six touchdowns in nine games (seven starts). They're the only two running backs on the roster at this point. Last season, he was overshadowed by Montgomery. Michael also posted several pictures wearing a Packers jersey on Instagram Wednesday. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick will donate $50000 to Meals on Wheels Colin Kaepernick will donate $50000 to Meals on Wheels
- March 23, 2017

Within the post, which seems to have been deleted from her website , writer Mary Kate Knorr commented, as reported by TMZ Sports: "His last stunt cost him the respect of most NFL officials, as teams across the country have chosen not to offer Kaepernick a contract following his kneeling-during-the-National-Anthem stunt past year". (more...)
Future No. 1 Angelique Kerber edges Pauline Parmentier at Indian Wells Future No. 1 Angelique Kerber edges Pauline Parmentier at Indian Wells
- March 23, 2017

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams booked her place in the fourth round of the Indian Wells Masters singles event with a straight-sets victory over Lucie Safarova of Czech Republic on Yesterday. First up on Stadium 1 was two-time major victor and incoming world number one Angelique Kerber against Frenchwoman Pauline Parmentier . Continuing to attack her shots with goal, the world No. (more...)
Kansas State looks to carry momentum from Dayton to Sacramento Kansas State looks to carry momentum from Dayton to Sacramento
- March 23, 2017

The 2017 NCAA Tournament bracket is nearly set in stone but before the field is made into a tidy 64-team affair, the First Four must whittle eight March hopefuls into four. DID YOU KNOW: Wake Forest coach Danny Manning led Kansas as a player to a 71-58 win over Kansas State in a regional final in 1988 on the way to a national title. (more...)
Golf Tournament Picks and Predictions: WGC-Dell Match Play 3/21/17 Golf Tournament Picks and Predictions: WGC-Dell Match Play 3/21/17
- March 23, 2017

Spieth features at this week's WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play, his penultimate appearance ahead of his challenge for a second Green Jacket at Augusta. McIlroy nearly drove the green on the short par-four 13th to set up another birdie and move in front, but Kjeldsen birdied the 14th to get back to all square and the European pair halved the next with birdies as well. (more...)
Ravindra Jadeja becomes No. 1 bowler, Cheteshwar Pujara 2nd in batsmen's list
- March 22, 2017

Top-ranked Australian captain Steve Smith has reached a career-high rating of 941 points after scores of 178 not out and 21. Jadeja now has career high points of 899 and has gone past his team-mate Ravichandran Ashwin as the top ranked bowler after snaring nine wickets in the game at JSCA International Stadium. (more...)