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Packers cut TE Martellus Bennett with failure to disclose physical condition designation

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On Oct. 28, Bennett posted to his Instagram account that he was "pretty sure" that the Packers' post-bye week games would be his last in the National Football League and that he would retire after the season. He has just 24 receptions for 233 yards and zero touchdowns this season. Asked directly after Monday night's game whether Bennett's shoulder injury happened during that October 31 post-bye practice or before that, McCarthy cryptically answered, "Just everything as far as the medical ... Read More »

Man United Given Go Ahead To Sign Cristiano Ronaldo For £75 Million

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Furthermore, with Ronaldo we see how working hard and training your body regularly can make you one of the best athletes in the world. "It has softened me up and given me a new perspective on what really matters in life". However, Madrid need him to start converting in La Liga as well. More surprisingly, Ronaldo has the same number of league goals, though he did serve a five-game suspension at the start of the season and has netted six times in the Champions League. Read More »

Tech Athletics records highest ever graduation success rate

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Penn State student-athletes achieved a record-tying academic performance as the student-athletes continue to graduate at rates higher than most schools around the country. "We're proud of the success our student-athletes have made in the classroom", Texas Tech Director of Athletics Kirby Hocutt said. "We stress student success in all aspects of the University's mission, and this institutional goal extends to the education and achievement of our student-athletes", University President Marc ... Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott's 6-game suspension back on

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Salary-cap wise, Elliott's suspension changes the financial landscape of both the player and the team. Elliott will not play Sunday after a second circuit U.S. Elliott denied the allegations under oath during his National Football League appeal. Although Elliott faced no criminal charges from the case, the NFL probe found him to have been in breach of the league's personal conduct policy. Read More »

LiAngelo Ball among three arrested in China

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During the Golden State-Minnesota broadcast on Wednesday night, ESPN NBA color commentator Jeff Van Gundy blasted the Pac-12 for its decision to send UCLA and Georgia Tech to China for an early-season college basketball game. Asked later in the day whether he was anxious about his son, LaVar replied, according to ESPN: "He'll be fine, he'll be fine". The UCLA basketball team is visiting China for its season opener against Georgia Tech, which will take place Saturday at Shanghai's ... Read More »

BMW M3 CS - combining performance with practicality

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Now, the German automaker has confirmed the vehicle to be the M3 CS and has officially revealed the high-performance sedan. BMW has introduced the very first ever M3 CS and the auto is lighter, better handling, and has more power than the normal M3. Read More »

Blockbuster trade: Bucks acquire Eric Bledsoe from Phoenix

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Q&A: Bucks GM Jon Horst discusses acquisition of Eric Bledsoe ( read here): Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel sat down with Bucks general manager Jon Horst to talk about the team's deal to bring in Bledsoe and the insight behind the move. Read More »

LiAngelo Ball, UCLA teammates out on bail in China

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Three UCLA basketball players were arrested Tuesday for shoplifting in China, according to ESPN . UCLA Athletics said in a statement the university is cooperating with Chinese authorities and did not provide further comment. After the players' release, Alford rejoined the rest of his team in Shanghai for a practice before visiting Shanghai Disneyland, The AP reported. "We will continue to closely monitor the situation". Read More »

Top 5 doesn't change in second edition of College Football Playoff rankings

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Augmenting that status is Notre Dame owns the most quality/ranked victories, and all resoundingly, versus No. 11 USC (49-14), No. 12 Michigan State (38-18) and No. STILLWATER, OK - NOVEMBER 04: Quarterback Baker Mayfield No. 6 of the Oklahoma Sooners in between plays against the Oklahoma State Cowboys at Boone Pickens Stadium on November 4, 2017 in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Read More »

Point to prove for Hammers new boy

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Managers now aren't having long-term contracts and we'll see managers sign one-year contracts in the future. "I was confident that we would be able to progress this season and continue to close the gap between expectation levels and reality, but unfortunately it has not been the case". Read More »

Vikings make it official, activate Teddy Bridgewater, put Sam Bradford on IR

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Coach Mike Zimmer said he didn't expect Bradford's left knee injury, aggravated in Week 5, to take so long to heal but expressed confidence in his current quarterbacks. In 17 games in a Vikings uniform Bradford has 4,259 yards, with 23 touchdowns and five interceptions. Bradford turned 30 today and made it through just one game this season. Read More »

Brees, Saints find margin for error in rout of Buccaneers

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Kamara has lived up to his billing, averaging a staggering 6.0 yards per carry on the ground, and proving to be a significant weapon out of the backfield in the passing game. Still, Koetter felt he had to rest his franchise QB until the joint healed better with more rest. Even misfortunes like the continued absence of injured cornerback Delvin Breaux and the ineffectiveness of wide receiver Willie Snead , the latter a staple of the Saints offense in recent years, haven't deterred this team. Read More »

Roy Halladay Latest News, Photos, and Videos

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Only Halladay was in the plane at the time. Halladay is said to have loved flying planes and bragged last March about logging 800 hours in the air as a pilot. In heartbreaking footage, Halladay's wife expressed her early trepidation of her husband's passion. He claims the rare title of being one of only two players in Major League Baseball history to throw a no-hitter in the playoffs. Read More »

PSG step up interest in Jose Mourinho

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Manchester City are yet to lose a league game this season and only dropped points at home in a drawn game against Everton. Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic and Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale were both closely monitored by United, but the former remained in Italy after United refused to meet Inter's valuation, while the Welshman never seemed particularly eager to swap the Spanish capital for Manchester. Read More »

Eagles run out of fireworks during 51 point performance against Broncos

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Alshon Jeffery pitched in 84 yards and was on the receiving end of two of Wentz's touchdowns. Pederson gave the team the entire week off. Perhaps the biggest indicator of just how dominant the Eagles were came when Harris was asked if he thought there was any moment the Broncos could get back in the game. Read More »

Alan Shearer tells Arsene Wenger to apologise to Raheem Sterling

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They also face a battle to finish in the top four with Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea the favourites to take the next three spots on the Premier League table. " I think he owes Sterling an apology there". "The referees don't work enough", he said. We are used to it when we come here. Hmm I wonder why it would be a "huge mental test" for Alexis unless Wenger is admitting that the Chilean was close to signing for City. Read More »

Man City remain confident of Alexis Sanchez deal

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Yes". Let's just focus on that. The Citizens hold a five point lead over rivals Manchester United - who play Chelsea later on, and will certaintly consolidate their lead at the summit of the log. A win could see the hosts momentarily open a nine-point gap at the top given that Manchester United will only play later in the day. At this stage last season, Arsenal were in second place on goal difference with 23 points. Read More »

FSU suspends all fraternities, sororities after student's death

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After the February hazing death of 19-year old Timothy Piazza, Penn State suspended fraternities and sororities from holding social activities during the spring semester. President Thrasher added that the timetable for lifting the suspension is up to the student community. "All of our student organizations - Greek organizations and the other recognized student organizations on campus - must step up". Read More »

Nadal quits Paris with knee injury

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Rafael Nadal became the oldest man to secure top spot in the end of season rankings when he beat Hyeon Chung in his opening match on Wednesday at the Paris Masters. I had treatment to try and be able to play on this Friday. "He [Nadal] just started to move around the court again when he got here [ Paris ]". Federer is 36, while is long-term rival Nadal is five years his junior. Read More »

Goerges tops Vandeweghe to win WTA Elite Trophy

A clearly frustrated Vandeweghe was immediately broken at the start of the second and had lost seven games in succession by the time she finally halted Goerges' streak by holding serve to trail 1-2. I am have a different mindset right now", the world number 18 told a press conference. "It sounds from what I hear that she is looking to come back to Tennis and, you know, everything that she has shown over her career just makes you believe that if she has that in her sights then she will go ... Read More »

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: 'I'm Not Going To Hide Because I Lost'

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In addition to the outstanding troika of title fights that close out the show, UFC 217 also includes a host of competitive contests with serious rankings implications and features a collection of emerging talents looking to use the grand stage at Madison Square Garden as their launchpad to bigger and better in the years to come. Read More »

Mike Evans destroys New Orleans DB who shoved Jameis Winston

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New Orleans added two touchdowns in a span of:20 seconds in the third quarter to pad the lead to 30-3 as the Saints didn't look back. The altercation started because Jameis Winston , who had left the game due to an injury, poked Marshon Lattimore in the back of the helmet, which led to Lattimore giving Winston a bit of a push. Read More »

Ex-Miami Dolphins RB Jay Ajayi tearing it up for Eagles

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Although he was third on the team in carries, he led the Eagles' running backs with 77 yards, and his long of 46-yard was also the best by any running back on the day. Eagles coach Doug Pederson didn't initially commit to playing him in the Week 9 matchup, though he appears to be willing to allot some time on the field for Ajayi, who learned a portion of the playbook this week. Read More »

Kenya's Kamworor wins New York Marathon men's crown

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Kamworor took his first victory at the distance in his seventh marathon start. Comedian Kevin Hart is the biggest celebrity running NY. At the 2011 Berlin Marathon, Kamworor pushed Patrick Makau to break the world marathon record with new times of 2:03:38 as Ethiopian Yemane Tsegay won in 2012 Rotterdam. Read More »

Cody Garbrandt opens up on his relationship with inspiring 11-year-old

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After racking up wins over Raphael Assuncao and John Lineker, Dillashaw earned the right to challenge Garbrandt in his first title defense. Dillashaw announced that he was leaving Team Alpha Male in October 2015, but the cracks began to show before that point after coach Duane Ludwig left the gym in 2014. Read More »

Kate Upton, Justin Verlander Marry In Weekend Wedding In Tuscany

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The couple Wednesday at an old church at the Rosewood Castiglion Del Bosco resort in Montalcino before a small party with close friends and relatives, TMZ reports. Candles, red flowers and olive branches decorated the space. The couple were engaged a year ago, Kate confirming the news when she showed off her stunning ring at the Met Gala . Read More »

The Giants Gave Up A Touchdown On Third And 33

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Obviously, when looking at all of the struggles surrounding NY due to injuries, watching Los Angeles dominate the way they did on Sunday really shouldn't come as that much of a surprise. They scored 48 points on Sunday. The 51 points allowed by the Giants represented the most they have given up in a home game since September 19, 1999, when Washington scored 50. Read More »

4 takeaways from the Panthers' huge 20-17 win vs. Falcons

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Late in the second quarter of the Panthers' game against the Falcons, Newton scrambled out of the pocket and towards the end zone. Carolina's Christian McCaffrey (22) and Cam Newton celebrate after a TD that cut Atlanta's lead from 10-0 to 10-7 in the second quarter Sunday. Read More »

Son Heung-Min breaks Asian record as Spurs edge past Palace

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Click the right arrow, above, to see talkSPORT's Tottenham player ratings . Said Hodgson: "Spurs' goal was a painful blow". Dier added: "We knew it was going to be hard because of the midweek game, we had a lot of players missing as well, so this game was really important to continue that momentum from midweek". Read More »

Bayern Munich move four points clear with victory over Borussia Dortmund

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Christian Pulisic was one of few bright points for Dortmund , the teenage forward playing a key role in Marc Bartra's consolation strike two minutes from time by keeping the ball alive in the corner. Werner set up Yussuf Poulsen's equaliser and then netted an 85th-minute victor after the Brazilian Jonathas had given Hanover the lead at Leipzig's Red Bull Arena. Read More »