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ESPN Anchor Jemele Hill Suspended Over Jerry Jones Tweets


Hill later clarified that she was not advocating a boycott. "If fans really are that upset about what JJ & Stephen Ross have done, don't call the players sellouts, but you're watching every Sunday". The president later demanded an apology for the tweet . Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists. Read More »

Spain beats Albania to score World Cup berth

It's a huge night for the Wales national team tonight and they will need the home fans at the Cardiff City Stadium to be as rabid as ever. "The confidence will do us the world of good going into Monday". Welcome to live text commentary of tonight's crunch World Cup qualifying clash between Wales and the Republic of Ireland . A win can also mean top spot should Serbia draw with (combined with an emphatic Ireland win ) or lose to Georgia . Read More »

Rivers 3 TDs lead Chargers past Giants

Philip Rivers hit Melvin Gordon for the running back's second receiving touchdown of the game with 3:04 remaining in the game to get the win. Not only was it the first rushing touchdown of the season from a Giants running back, it was the team's first offensive points in the first quarter this year. Read More »

Palmer: It 'made sense' to leave Renault now


The internet was aware that Palmer's days were numbered with Renault even before the driver himself knew, and now it's official: Joylon Palmer's last race with Renault (and likely his last F1 race, period) will be in Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix . Read More »

No. 13 Miami's late TD beats Florida State


The loss marked Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher's first defeat against Miami since he took over the program in 2010. "In the first half things were working ... 13 ranked team in the country, showing they have the ability to play well. Rosier and FSU quarterback James Blackman dueled in the fourth quarter in classic fashion. Read More »

Costa Rica seal World Cup spot after 1-1 draw


Both goalkeepers remained spectators for much of an at-times feisty affair, before Honduras collected an unexpected breakthrough midway through the second half. A draw would be enough for the qualify unless Honduras defeats visiting Mexico by at least 12 goals or Panama beats visiting Costa Rica by at least seven or eight goals, the needed margin depending on whether it overcomes its deficit to the total goals, now nine. Read More »

Injured Derek Carr takes some snaps at Raiders' practice


Manuel, a first-round pick by Buffalo in 2013, began his rookie season a starter but was benched the next year and started just three games the past two seasons. Oakland Raiders quarterback EJ Manuel (3) attempts a pass in the third quarter against the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Read More »

Miami Dolphins: 3 Bold predictions vs

After amassing a 10-6 record previous year, the Dolphins (1-2) found themselves lagging behind the New England Patriots (3-2) and the surprising leader Buffalo Bills (3-1) in the AFC East standings. Titans running backs DeMarco Murray and Derrick Henry are physical, but they have more than enough athleticism to outrun defensive backs in the secondary. Read More »

Galen Rupp wins the Chicago Marathon. Jordan Hasay sets women's record


The crushing blow by Rupp was a 2:47 surge in the 38th kilometer to break the race open and leave Kirui behind. Before Sunday, Khalid Khannouchi was the last American victor when he crossed the finish line first in 2002. Afterwards, Rupp and Oregon Project coach Alberto Salazar shared an emotional embrace. A leaked interim report earlier this year speculated that Rupp received an infusion of L-carnitine in January 2012 which "almost certainly exceeded" the legal amount. Read More »

Buffalo falls to Western Michigan in record-breaking 7OT game, 71-68


Western Michigan beat Buffalo 71-68 in seven overtimes on Saturday, which joins a four-way tie for the longest game in college football history. How could anyone pull themselves away from such a slugfest on a attractive afternoon that turned into a gorgeous evening for football at UB Stadium? Both teams scored touchdowns and missed two-pointers in the fifth and sixth overtimes. Read More »

UFC 216: Ferguson vs


Johnson himself, meanwhile, has now defended his title more times than any fighter in UFC history - even the great Anderson Silva . McGregor has held up Ferguson's career long enough. but Tony Ferguson was the better fighter tonight". "Tony's the toughest fight in this division", Lee said. Johnson's historic victory came by a stunning armbar submission of No.3-rated flyweight Ray Borg . Read More »

Man Utd chiefs confident Fellaini will put pen to paper


Initial tests revealed that Fellaini had suffered a strain to the inside of his left knee and possible further damage to a ligament, although the full extent of the problem will not be known until the player has undergone a scan. Fellaini could miss seven games in just three weeks. Fellaini has impressed during his stint in central midfield this season and scored twice in the 4-0 win over Crystal Palace before the worldwide break. Read More »

'Chase the dream' Sachin Tendulkar extends his best wishes to Team India


Colombia, too, aren't far behind, having appeared in six editions of the tournament. They were to hard to break down. Indian boys played their hearts out as they managed to hold U.S. Most of the first-half they played within their own half of the field defending the U.S. attack. "We had a nervy start and the players were shy and could not play their game against ay afloat team of the quality of USA ". Read More »

Salah's late PK sends Egypt to World Cup, joyous celebrations


More than 80,000 supporters at Alexandria's Borg El-Arab erupted into ecstasy when Salah broke the deadlock three minutes past the hour mark as Egypt looked close to realizing a long-held dream, having made the last of their two World Cup appearances 27 years ago in Italy. Read More »

Kaepernick Says He'll Stand For The Anthem If A Team Signs Him

Kaepernick sparked the recent wave of anthem demonstrations when he sat (and later kneeled) during pregame festivities past year in order to bring attention to racial injustice and police brutality in America. Kaepernick sparked a series of protests by National Football League players upset by police brutality and racial inequality. He's gonna donate all his jersey sales. Read More »

Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr. will have surgery

Marshall suffered an ankle sprain during Sunday's 27-22 defeat to the Chargers , Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. It's been a disappointing start to the season for Marshall, who signed a two-year deal with NY in March. Read More »

Jets at Browns - The Playbook: 3 keys for a Gang Green win


There's been a really good look in his eye. Luckily for you, there's a ton of options to utilize to catch this game. Otherwise, he's going to find himself looking for another team this upcoming offseason, especially if Williams wakes up faster which most likely will be what happens. Read More »

The Las Vegas Shooter Reportedly Searched For Hotels Near Fenway Park


NBC News reported that Paddock researched hotels around Fenway Park, according to an anonymous law enforcement official. According to the NBC report, Boston police were aware of the reports and were working with federal officials. Paddock's potential targets also included the most recent Lollapalooza festival in Chicago , which was held August 3 to August 6 in Grant Park, the officials said. Read More »

United States striving to avoid World Cup playoff vs Syria or Australia

It was Pulisic who set the tone early, going right at Panama's normally stingy defense from the start, with his speed and confident dribbling tearing through opposing defenders easily. Under-23 national team at the 1996 Olympics and at D.C. United from 1996 to 1997. The U.S. Soccer Federation said it had received permission from FIFA to hold a moment of silence before the match in memory of the victims of the Las Vegas shootings. Read More »

India vs Australia in first T-20 face off


The fans can follow the live coverage of India vs Australia T20 match on HotStar official website as well as HotStar mobile app. Aaron Finch has continued his brilliant run of form as he continues to trouble India . The 5 ODI series has come to an end, and Team India did come out with flying colours. Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan then ran down the remainder of the target with the help of timely boundaries. Read More »

Michigan State University Police: Object Reported as 'Noose' Was a Shoelace

ET on ABC ( live stream it on WatchESPN ). MI won last year's meeting 32-23 in East Lansing. O'Korn produced a solid game for coach Jim Harbaugh, with 270 passing yards and one touchdown. In their loss to Notre Dame, Michigan State was plagued by 3 first half turnovers. The Spartans have won seven of the last nine games in a series MI has historically handled, going 69-35-5. Read More »

Michael O'Neill has his eye on Norway


O'Neill will be proud of his side's effort in the second half, but will just feel that they could have got on the scoreboard to really trouble the Germans. Sebastian Rudy , whose brilliant second-minute strike from distance set the Germans on their way on Thursday, has warned the other countries hoping to lift the World Cup in Russian Federation that the current holders do not want to hand it over. Read More »

Cowboys' defensive shuffle likely to continue vs Packers


The Cowboys fell at home to the Los Angeles Rams . It was one of the best rookie seasons an National Football League quarterback has ever produced. Out of all the talented receiving options on the Green Bay Packers , one stands above the rest inside the 20-yard line. The Packers' secondary now ranks 5 against the pass and 19 against the run. Read More »

South Africa punish Bangladesh attack


South Africa were going at healthy rate of almost 4½ runs per over in the opening session on Friday, with Elgar hitting 13 fours and racing toward another century. In absence of Tamim, Imrul Kayes and Soumya Sarkar would be the most likely pair to open the innings and talking about them, the captain said, "Starting every innings is tough but we expect them to give us a good start". Read More »

Why Brett Gardner thinks Yankees have fighting chance against mighty Indians


He went 4-7 with a 3.72 ERA in 11 outings for NY. Los Angeles will play the eventual NL Wild Card victor between Colorado and Arizona on Friday in the NL Division Series (NLDS). That, perhaps, explains why the Indians started slowly this season; they were saving their best for last. It's pretty much ultimately the same as a coin flip. Read More »

Tom Petty Is Still Clinging To Life — LAPD


Earlier this year the music industry saw the passing of several prominent names in the rock music scene: Soundgarden founder Chris Cornell and Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington . He told the Associated Press in 1989: I think faith is very important just to get through life. Fans were quick to share lyrics of some of his most famous songs, such as those from his 1989 hit, I Won't Back Down . Read More »

On Premier League TV Money


Nine clubs presently favour the new distribution plan, with fourteen clubs needed to agree before any changes are approved. Sky Sports News reported on Tuesday that the league were set to propose that 35 per cent of worldwide television revenue should be allocated according to where a club finishes in the table, with the remaining 65 per cent distributed equally to all clubs. Read More »

Catalan independence in 'matter of days'


The European Parliament is set to debate the crisis in Catalonia on Wednesday amid mounting criticism of a deafening silence in Brussels . Late on Sunday night, the Catalan regional government said 90 percent of Catalan voters chose independence. Read More »

Three & Out: Takeaways from Rams' 35-30 Victory Over Cowboys


This Rams offense has scored more points than any other team in the NFL. Zuerlein scored 23 points (seven field goals and two extra points), which is the second-highest total for a Ram in a single game. But again, midway through the second quarter, the Cowboys looked like they had the game well in hand. The controversy masked what was a big question for the Cowboys - how would they respond to the loss to Denver? Dallas managed to drive the ball down the field, but on a key fourth ... Read More »