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Penn State RB Barkley expects to play in Big Ten title game

A few nights ago, James Franklin hung out with Penn State students camping out for tickets to the Big Ten Championship Game. The Buckeyes entered the game with their third-string quarterback under center. Those two appear to be locks for inclusion in the playoffs, despite some arguing against the Buckeyes' credentials compared to the Nittany Lions if they win Saturday, based on Penn State's head-to-head win over OSU. Read More »

Healthy LeSean McCoy, Sammy Watkins give Bills narrow path to playoffs

That's the beauty of the big play. "It helps in the run game and it helps get everybody else open". The Philadelphia Eagles ruled out starting running back Ryan Mathews for Monday night's game against the visiting Green Bay Packers. Sen'Derrick Marks said, "It just keeps catching us". Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey had great coverage, but Tyrod Taylor still pushed the ball far enough for Sammy to take advantage of the separation he was able to create by pushing off the defender. Read More »

Crystal Palace winger Zaha swaps England for Ivory Coast

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However, because neither match was a competitive fixture, Zaha, who was born in Abidjan, has been able to commit to the Cote d'Ivoire, the country's national football association announced on Sunday. What are your thoughts? Crystal Palace manager, Alan Pardew hinted that Zaha was "pushed" into the change as a result of "frustration" over not getting a call up to the England team. Read More »

Formula One: Horner backs Hamilton in Mercedes row

His father, Keke, was champion with just one race win in 1982; Damon Hill won the title in 1996, following his father Graham in 1962 and 1968. "That was definitely not the most enjoyable race, with Max at the beginning and then those guys coming up at the end", Rosberg said, as reported by the Guardian . Read More »

Houston's Herman leaving for Texas

Orgeron interim no more: Ed Orgeron, the burly, boisterous Cajun who energized LSU's football program in the wake of coach Les Miles' dismissal, was formally named the permanent head coach of the flagship college football program in the state where he was raised. Read More »

Love, Irving lead Cavaliers to 128-90 rout of Mavericks

Considering his blistering start, Love finished the match with a slightly underwhelming total of 40 points. The previous team record for 3-point attempts was 49, set by the Mavericks against the Nets in 1996. The Cavs will attend Saturday's Ohio State-Michigan game in Columbus as a team, marking the first version of The Game the LeBron James will see live. Read More »

Bayern extend Ribery's contract by another year

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But, as we all know, with great results, comes great attention . Ribery joined Bayern from Marseille in 2007, winning six Bundesliga titles and the Champions League among a total of 18 winners' medals he has accumulated. Lallana has been thriving under Klopp at Liverpool and this move seems very unlikely indeed. Their indifferent form in Europe means that Atletico Madrid will top their group and so the pressure is already on Ancelotti after he replaced Pep Guardiola this past summer. Read More »

Pogba: Manchester United might be cursed!

MORE: Get TREBLE the odds on any sports bet. The first sending-off was just over a year ago when the 53-year-old was in charge of Chelsea - also against West Ham, at the Boleyn Ground, when Moss was also the referee. Jose Mourinho's side fell behind to Diafra Sakho's header after just 90 seconds, but hit back 19 minutes later through Zlatan Ibrahimovic. They're a huge 10 points behind two of their biggest rivals in Manchester City and Liverpool, further adding salt to already gaping ... Read More »

Tiger Woods counts it a success that he's playing golf again

And NBC is bringing out some of their heavy hitters to cover the Hero World Challenge including lead announcer Dan Hicks and analyst David Feherty along with Steve Sands, Gary Koch and Mark Rolfing. "A lot of hard work and an inordinate amount of patience, which is not one of my hallmarks". He did not leave the golf world due to lack of competitive fire. Read More »

Transfer: Manchester United to sign Benfica defender to solve defensive crisis

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The report claims Lindelöf is Jose Mourinho's transfer priority for the January transfer window, with the Portuguese manager impressed with the Sweden international's speed and defensive ability. "He is very happy at Benfica , but at the same time I've said before that there is no smoke without fire when it comes to several clubs being interested in him". Read More »

Stewart Mandel's college football bowl projections for all 40 games

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The Tigers were ranked 14th Tuesday night in the latest playoff rankings, and could be headed to the Sugar Bowl if Alabama beats Florida in Saturday's Southeastern Conference Championship Game in Atlanta. Alabama is followed by No. 2 Ohio State, No. 3 Clemson and No. 4 Washington in the top four, while No. 5 MI and No. 6 Wisconsin would be the first two teams left out of the playoff if it was held today. Read More »

Rockets take NBA-record 50 3s in 117-104 win over Kings

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The Rockets relied heavily on their perimeter shooting in the game, and as a result, they were able to make a whopping 21 three-pointers. Under the direction of first year head coach Mike D'Antoni, the Rockets have traded in their past style for a wide-open offensive assault, which has gotten them out to a 10-6 start to begin the season. Read More »

Lionel Messi Two Goals Places Barcelona in Last 16 of Champions League

The Celtic captain didn't play in that famous win of four years ago, many believe he did, because he spent the hours before the game throwing up. "I've said this a couple of times ", he answered. Celtic , while dominating the Scottish league , have failed to make an impact in European play; they are now sitting at the bottom of Group C with two points. Read More »

LSU goes native; Ed Orgeron to stay on as coach

The Louisiana native has been with LSU since 2015, and he took over as interim head coach in September after Les Miles was sacked. The Advocate reported that Herman called LSU early Saturday morning about his interest in Texas, and LSU and athletic director Joe Alleva chose to move on and hire Orgeron. Read More »

Hull City earns draw against West Bromwich Albion

In the next ten rounds "tigers" have lost eight times. He admitted culpability for letting McAuley connect with a free header to put the visitors ahead. Diomande proved the catalyst and was involved in the Tigers' first move of quality, which ended with Jake Livermore's low shot being held by the hitherto under-employed Ben Foster. Read More »

India triumph Vizag, take 1-0 lead against England

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England's resolve was broken early during a frantic opening session on the fifth and final day at Visakhapatnam and there was only going to be one victor from that point as the visitors were bowled out for 158 in chase of an improbable 405. Read More »

How the Detroit Lions helped the National Football League own Thanksgiving

The Vikings trail the Lions by two games because the leaders now hold the tiebreaker. DETROIT _ The Vikings began the season with five straight wins. The lack of a running game and sub-par pass protection have plagued the offense all season. Bradford's average depth per pass was just 3.5 yards past the line of scrimmage, by far the lowest of any quarterback playing on Thanksgiving . Read More »

UFC strips McGregor of title

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The news was announced on the broadcast of UFC Fight Night. Now McGregor has relinquished the title, things can move forward, but will Aldo receive the same stick that Cormier has for not defeating the man who beat him, yet still being the champion? Another name that is being talked about is Welterweight champion Tyron Woodley , who McGregor might face in an attempt to become a two-division champion yet again. Read More »

National Basketball Association roundup: Love scores 34 in quarter as Cavaliers win

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Love displayed some unbelievable shooting touch on his way to eleven of 14 field goals in a single quarter. The post Cavaliers Sets NBA Record With 20 3-Pointers In Consecutive Games appeared first on 360Nobs.com. Smith, who went 1-of-10 from beyond the arc. In the National Basketball Association latest news and updates, the most favorite teams Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers both delivered their goods before Thanksgiving, last Wednesday night. Read More »

Spartans hoping to upset Penn State in season finale

The victor between No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 MI will go a long way to determining not only the Big Ten Conference championship but also the final four spots in the College Football Playoff . Ohio State and MI play each other in Columbus, Ohio this Saturday. Elsewhere around the Pac-12 Colorado is 9th and still has a slim possibility at making the playoffs. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann provides a significant update on his future

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ARSENAL, Manchester United and Manchester City stars are among the 12 Premier League stars who have been sent off this season. There have also been rumours of a shock switch to Real Madrid, but according to the France global, Atletico have a "pact" with their rivals regarding transfers. Read More »

Manager reveals transfer talks over Manchester United midfielder

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Rio de Janeiro, Nov 28 (IANS ) Santos coach Dorival Junior has confirmed the Brazilian football club could make a bid to sign Manchester United and Germany worldwide midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger. Media reports have indicated the former Bayern Munich star could leave United during the next European transfer window in January. I have not officially passed this on [to Santos' board], it is my initiative to have a player with Schweinsteiger's history. Read More »

Florida Panthers fire head coach Gerard Gallant

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Jean-Gabriel Pageau and Mark Stone scored in the second period. He made his first National Hockey League start since January 27, 2013, filling in for Cam Ward, who was in the net for the nine previous games. But the Hurricanes and Leighton survived the remainder of the first period and found their footing for the final 40 minutes. At 7:12, Skinner tied it on a breakaway, taking a lead pass from Rask and roofing the puck past Reimer glove side. Read More »

Ottawa wins Grey Cup, beating Calgary 39-33 in OT

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Midway through the third quarter, the 8-9-1 REDBLACKS seemed to have the game firmly in hand with a 27-7 lead. But the 41-year-old, who earned MVP honours after completing 35-of-46 passes for 461 yards, said the result shouldn't be considered a surprise. Read More »

Mayweather dismisses McGregor comparisons as "total disrespect"

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McGregor today told TMZ Sports that he would be willing to fight Mayweather for the right price - $100 million. "He wants it under boxing rules". Bayless' comments about sports has always been outlandish, however White also fully believes that the former Olympic boxer has no chance in a fight against The Notorious One while also throwing a few jabs at Mayweather as well. Read More »

Glenn Robinson III scores 20 points, Pacers rout Nets 118-97

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The Good: Rock solid defense. "I didn't want him to worry about trying to replace Paul's points", McMillan said. What that says, to me, is that they're eating more clock and not capitalizing on their opportunities. Indiana's defense was on display from the start. Myles Turner had six points and three rebounds in the first 12 minutes to lead the hosts. One reason for the Clippers success is their ability to get to the foul line. Read More »

Colorado Rapids player ratings after MLS playoff exit: Forward 4/10

The rookie lofted the ball over Colorado keeper Zac MacMath for the critical marker, forcing the Rapids to get two goals just to tie the Seattle Sounders. It was yet another milestone for Morris, who's handled everything that has come his way during a season that's been far more complicated and challenging than he'd imagined. Read More »