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Sports Packers RB Aaron Jones sprained MCL in win
Author: 0 Packers RB Aaron Jones sprained MCL in win

He was ruled out for the rest of the game. The Packers were down to one healthy running back at the end of the game, and got some hard-fought yards from rookie Jamaal Williams. He remained the Packers' featured back even after Montgomery returned from injury, relegating the converted wide receiver to snaps on a situational basis.

Sports Gareth Southgate adds another two uncapped outfield players to England squad
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate adds another two uncapped outfield players to England squad

The 20-year-old could find himself in the odd position of having started more games for England than he has league games for Liverpool this season. "So it seemed as if there had been loads of pull outs and it's a bit messy, but actually it's been really tight and I think the performance - without getting too carried away - was a really encouraging one".

Sports Massa says goodbye to Interlagos with 'perfect race'
Author: 0 Massa says goodbye to Interlagos with 'perfect race'

Massa also received a wonderful message from his son, Felipinho, after he crossed the finish line. "Renault is the best engine company in the past 15 or 20 years if you see all the world championships so l don't think we should be too anxious", he said.

Sports Jared Goff leads Rams to 4th straight win, 33-7 over Texans
Author: 0 Jared Goff leads Rams to 4th straight win, 33-7 over Texans

Tom Savage passed for 221 yards with two interceptions for Houston , which lost its second straight since losing rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson for the season with a knee injury. Houston's only score in the game came on a 26-yard pitch-and-catch as Savage found Bruce Ellington over the middle and the Texans' receiver scampered 26-yards into the end zone for the score.

Sports Deontay Wilder Makes Bold Claim About Anthony Joshua
Author: 0 Deontay Wilder Makes Bold Claim About Anthony Joshua

Tyson Fury claims he could beat Anthony Joshua at 25 stone and vowed to "punch his face in" after Joshua called Fury "fat" and told him to "get fit". Joshua took to social media on Thursday to taunt three of his biggest rivals in the heavyweight division and sent a message to Fury reading: 'Get fit you fat f***'.

Sports David Goffin: 'Nadal is the toughest opponent to start Finals' campaign'
Author: 0 David Goffin: 'Nadal is the toughest opponent to start Finals' campaign'

Nadal is still calibrating the risk involved in participating in London after an injury scare, which saw him retire prematurely from the Paris Masters in the quarter-finals last week. Goffin, who had also further boosted his profile by breaking into the top 10 for the first time , enjoyed further title success at the Japan Open.

Sports 49ers Rumors: Jimmy Garoppolo's 1st Start Targeted for Week 12 vs. Seahawks
Author: 0 49ers Rumors: Jimmy Garoppolo's 1st Start Targeted for Week 12 vs. Seahawks

The Giants have not fired a coach during the season since 1976 when Bill Arnsparger was let go after a 0-7 start and replaced by John McVay, who had more success as an executive who helped build the 49ers dynasty in the 1980s. If at first you don't succeed, or, in this case, the first nine times, you may as well try and try again. The 49ers took the lead over the Giants for the third time on Sunday when Beathard hit tight end Garrett Celek for a 47-yard touchdown near the end of the first ...

Sports Belgium 3-3 Mexico: Romelu Lukaku equalises for hosts
Author: 0 Belgium 3-3 Mexico: Romelu Lukaku equalises for hosts

However, he did bag a brace last night for Belgium , in an worldwide friendly, and after the game he compared his abilities in the box to a leopard . "When you face a team like us it's hard for opponents", Lukaku concluded. " Him (Ibrahimovic) coming back will help us chase Manchester City ". It has previously been stated that the 36-year-old could return for the crucial clash against Arsenal at the beginning of December, and Lukaku stated that Ibrahimović's return "motivates" him as it ...

Sports LeBron James to Knicks: 'You should have drafted Dennis Smith Jr.'
Author: 0 LeBron James to Knicks: 'You should have drafted Dennis Smith Jr.'

Dennis Smith Jr .is being considered as the steal of this year's draft as he surprisingly fell to number nine and was selected by the Dallas Mavericks . One thing is for sure, though - Kristaps Porzingis doesn't care. He's only going to get better and better with the opportunity that he's getting here.

Sports Fitzpatrick helps Bucs beat Jets 15-10, end 5-game skid
Author: 0 Fitzpatrick helps Bucs beat Jets 15-10, end 5-game skid

Robby Anderson caught a 38-yard TD pass in the final minute for the Jets , scoring for the fourth straight game to give NY one last chance. The Bucs were without star wideout Mike Evans (suspension) and starting quarterback Jameis Winston (shoulder) and were forced to start former Jet Ryan Fitzpatrick under center.

Sports Kenseth passes Elliott late for Phoenix win, Keselowski advances to title race
Author: 0 Kenseth passes Elliott late for Phoenix win, Keselowski advances to title race

Elliott finished second Sunday, failing to advance to the title race but was asked about nudging Hamlin out of the way. Five drivers are competing for the final spot in next week's championship race. Stage 2: Hamlin dominated the second stage and cruised to a stage win without any fuss. After Lap 235 of 312: A caution from Trevor Bayne's Ford slamming the wall led to Denny Hamlin's first real problem Sunday.

Sports Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury
Author: 0 Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury

The 7-foot-1 Gobert has established himself as a face of the franchise and one of the best defensive centers in the league. "I've never been a dirty player in my life", Waiters said. After the game, Gobert retweeted a post with footage of the play with the seemingly sarcastic comment: "Dove for the ball right..." Last season Gobert dealt with a sprained MCL after bumping knees with Houston Rockets forward Luc Richard Mbah A Moute.

Sports Ronaldo announces birth of fourth child, Alana Martina
Author: 0 Ronaldo announces birth of fourth child, Alana Martina

Ronaldo and his girlfriend had revealed the name of Alana Martina earlier this year. Cristiano Ronaldo has taken to Instagram to announce the latest addition to his family. He said: "I chose the first name and Geo the second". He told Hello: "I can't wait to be a dad again". As with his first-born, Ronaldo is happy to show off his twin children and they regularly feature on both his Instagram and that of his girlfriend Georgina.

Sports Jaguars punked Chargers on a fake punt touchdown for the ages
Author: 0 Jaguars punked Chargers on a fake punt touchdown for the ages

The fourth-year quarterback followed up back-to-back standout performances in the two previous weeks by completing 28-of-51 passes for 273 passing yards, a touchdown and two interceptions. Following a questionable personal foul penalty on Lee, Bortles threw another interception to Boston. The Jaguars went for a two-point conversion and converted the score with another pass from Bortles to Lee.

Sports Colts crumble vs. Steelers, 20-17: 5 postgame takeaways
Author: 0 Colts crumble vs. Steelers, 20-17: 5 postgame takeaways

Indianapolis had extended its lead to 17-3 with 12:24 to play in the third quarter on a 63-yard touchdown pass from Brissett to Chester Rogers . The first one was a 60-yard bomb to Donte Moncrief . After the Steelers finally scored a touchdown thanks to JuJu Smith-Schuster, the extra point didn't go so well. Brissett, on the other hand, was 9 of 13 for 130 yards and one touchdown before halftime.

Sports Vikings Surge, Then Hang Tough for 38-30 Win Over Redskins
Author: 0 Vikings Surge, Then Hang Tough for 38-30 Win Over Redskins

Washington Redskins tight end Vernon Davis (85) leaps over Minnesota Vikings middle linebacker Eric Kendricks (54) and strong safety Andrew Sendejo (34) during the first half of an NFL football game in Landover, Md., Sunday, Nov. Thielen had eight catches for 166 yards. He was flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct, costing Minnesota 15 yards. The team that set the standard for group celebrations with a game of "Duck, Duck, Goose", pushed the bar higher when Diggs and Thielen leapfrogged ...

Sports Mark Ingram stakes Saints to halftime lead over the Bills
Author: 0 Mark Ingram stakes Saints to halftime lead over the Bills

The touchdown run capped a big series for Ingram. Medical personnel rushed on the field as Lasco lay motionless, and an ambulance eventually emerged from the tunnel area of New Era Field. -LeSean McCoy found running the ball hard again as he managed just 49 yards on eight carries. Traditionally one of the most prolific passers in the game, Brees has passed for more than 300 yards twice this season.

Sports Lions rally past Browns for 17-10 halftime advantage
Author: 0 Lions rally past Browns for 17-10 halftime advantage

Facing second-and-goal at the Lions 2-yard line with 15 seconds left, quarterback DeShone Kizer took the snap and tried to run behind center JC Tretter. The top overall pick from this year's draft has a team-leading 4 sacks in just 3 games but he has been plagued by injuries since training camp began.

Sports Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has no regrets not leaving during the summer
Author: 0 Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has no regrets not leaving during the summer

However, with the former Lyon striker's arrival, Olivier Giroud was linked with a move away with Everton and even Ligue 1 clubs like Marseille after him. However, the Frenchman is not concerned at the turn of events and recently staked his claim in the Gunners' first-team with a well-worked goal against Wales in an worldwide friendly where France emerged 2-0 winners, having already qualified for the World Cup in 2018.

Author: 0 NFL Anthem Protests Week 10 - Boycott Calls, But Players Show Respect

But on Sunday, there seemed to be a shift in behavior and attitude toward the national anthem for Veterans Day weekend. Rob Johnson, a co-owner of the New Jersey bar, told NJ.com that their anti-NFL event was inspired by a regular customer who served in Vietnam and felt disrespected by National Football League players taking a knee during the anthem.

Sports Michael O'Neill
Author: 0 Michael O'Neill "could not be any prouder" of Northern Ireland players

Corry Evans is suspended after being booked in the controversial penalty incident, in the first leg, which Ricardo Rodriguez scored from. That suited the Swiss just fine after their 1-0 win on Thursday in Belfast, and 0-0 draw was enough to see Switzerland punch their ticket to Russian Federation 2018.

Author: 0 Ravi Shastri backs MS Dhoni, says "jealous" people want him to retire

Earlier Indian captain Virat Kohli had spoken against Dhoni's critics and called the scrutiny based on his age unfair . In our mind we know where Dhoni stands within the team. Talking about his strategy while chasing the runs, the most recognised finisher said, "I always feel you have to believe in your abilities and out of the 10 games, if you are winning six or seven that way, then it is the right thing to do.

Author: 0 Roger Goodell making ludicrous contract demands to NFL

ESPN cites that he makes a reported $30 million annually. The NFL's Compensation Committee is set to hold a conference call on Monday to discuss and expedite negotiations for the proposed contract extension of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell , according to Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen of ESPN.

Sports Angus Gunn Called Up For England After Jack Butland Drops Out
Author: 0 Angus Gunn Called Up For England After Jack Butland Drops Out

Bournemouth midfielder Cook skippered the side to glory in South Korea. And more young talent is set to join the squad ahead of Tuesday's friendly against Brazil with Gunn, on loan at Norwich from Manchester City, joining up with the seniors and Southgate will decide whether other England Under-21 members will follow.

Sports Nippon Ham's Shohei Otani announces he wants to move to Major League Baseball
Author: 0 Nippon Ham's Shohei Otani announces he wants to move to Major League Baseball

He has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a.286 batting average with 48 homers and 166 RBIs. A tentative agreement between Major League Baseball and the Nippon Ham Fighters regarding the rules that will govern Otani's posting has been agreed to, per Joel Sherman of the New York Post, but The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal reported the players' union must still sign off on the move.

Sports Moyes has West Ham jump into battle for Liverpool striker Ings
Author: 0 Moyes has West Ham jump into battle for Liverpool striker Ings

The former Manchester United and Everton manager will need to decide quickly what he is going to do as West Ham are now mired in a relegation battle, a position a club of their stature should not be in. The Mexico global sustained the problem during his country's 3-3 friendly draw with Belgium on Friday night, with the injury marring his 100th worldwide appearance.

Sports England call replacement after paceman Ball injured
Author: 0 England call replacement after paceman Ball injured

Craig Overton improved his chances of an England Test debut in this month's Ashes series with an impressive bowling performance in the emphatic tour win over the Cricket Australia XI in Adelaide . "But we have got some good intel and some good knowledge on what we want to do which I will pass on to our (Test) bowlers". 'I think it would be fair to say Cooky always looks a bit rusty.

Sports Barcelona prepare €120m Coutinho offer
Author: 0 Barcelona prepare €120m Coutinho offer

However, his future remains under the spotlight amid lots of interest in the Liverpool favourite. Gomes, who has started two league games for Barca this term, is said to have been included as part of a deal, having failed to live up to expectations at Camp Nou since joining from Valencia previous year.

Author: 0 Bridgewater: 'I'm Just Excited' to Suit Up With Vikings Sunday

They never once let me get down, never counted me out. Though the discussion of Bridgewater regaining his role as the starter will ramp up in coming weeks, the quarterback says he's not focused on the switch right now. So I'm excited. I pay no attention to the spot. I pay no attention to the play-action I did that day. Just, hey, give it my all. The Vikings are waiting until "everybody is comfortable" before starting Bridgewater , according to coach Mike Zimmer, who pointed out Bridgewater ...

Sports Egypt's Salah nominated for BBC African Footballer of the Year award
Author: 0 Egypt's Salah nominated for BBC African Footballer of the Year award

Egypt winger Salah has also impressed for club and country. The Egyptian has scored seven goals in eleven league games so far this season, becoming a central part of Liverpool's attack. After leading Egypt to the World Cup finals for the first time in 28 years, Salah has been shortlisted for the prize.Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses and Leipzig's Guinean midfielder Naby Keita are also nominated.

Sports Missouri adds to Vols' misery, 50-17
Author: 0 Missouri adds to Vols' misery, 50-17

To that point, UT had done enough to stay close, but the Vols were teetering. Witter averaged 9.0 yards per carry. Two plays later Missouri (5-5, 2-4 SEC) scored and it was all the Tigers from then on. Last week, the Vols were trying to hang on to Will McBride's redshirt. On first down, Kelly was stopped for no gain, but mouthed off to an official and was slapped with a 15-yard penalty back to the 19.

Sports Underwood rules stage and carpet at CMAs
Author: 0 Underwood rules stage and carpet at CMAs

Paisley shot back with lyrics lampooning classic songs like "Way down wander on the Scaramucci" and " Hold me closer , Bernie Sanders". Once Brooks returned to the interview, he told Billboard "You saw the country music family at its best tonight, I can tell you that".

Sports Sri Lanka squad arrive in Kolkata
Author: 0 Sri Lanka squad arrive in Kolkata

There is no replacement named. Pandya was earlier named in the squad, but the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI ), in consultation with the Indian team management, made a decision to pull him out of the squad in wake of the injury he sustained in the series-deciding T20I match against New Zealand earlier this week.

Author: 0 Lonzo Ball reveals LaVar's advice to him about LiAngelo situation

Ball was seven-of-12 from the floor Saturday, including three-of-five beyond the arc. The point guard scored 19 points (on a very efficient 7-of-12 shooting from the field), dished out 13 assists, and 12 rebounds. The 13th game of his National Basketball Association career brought him his first career triple-double, and in the process it put him in some elite company.

Sports Defense carries No. 6 Wisconsin past No. 25 Iowa 38-14
Author: 0 Defense carries No. 6 Wisconsin past No. 25 Iowa 38-14

Still rusty, still Bucky: For the seventh straight year, Wisconsin managers won the Rusty Toolbox, an actual tool box that has become a traveling trophy for a flag football game played between student managers of the Iowa and Wisconsin football teams.

Sports John O'Shea on Repbulic of Ireland v Denmark play-off
Author: 0 John O'Shea on Repbulic of Ireland v Denmark play-off

O'Neill's men emerged from their play-off first leg trip to Copenhagen with a hard-fought 0-0 draw, but the 65-year-old was quick to admit that keeping Christian Eriksen and company quiet all over again in Dublin on Tuesday night may prove hard.

Sports Talented Auburn offensive line could pose problems for Georgia defense
Author: 0 Talented Auburn offensive line could pose problems for Georgia defense

Kirby Smart's no stranger to helping manage a team that sails into November with national championship prospects. Georgia is going to pound the football. Sony Michel and Nick Chubb bring the intensity every single game and have each scored nine touchdowns on the ground. Auburn averages 236.7 rushing yards.

Sports Michigan Wolverines vs. Maryland football
Author: 0 Michigan Wolverines vs. Maryland football

Peters connected with tight end Zach Gentry on a 33-yard touchdown pass. The Terrapins (4-6, 2-5) have lost five of six. Eddie McDoom was the only wideout to catch a pass, and it went for just 2 yards. Two plays later, Peters hit McKeon for a 3-yard pass, and the Wolverines' lead was 28-0 with 8:21 to play in the first half. Maryland's punt after its next series was blocked by Josh Metellus that gave the Wolverines the ball at the Maryland 19-yard line.

Sports Senegal qualifies for 2018 Football World Cup
Author: 0 Senegal qualifies for 2018 Football World Cup

At the centre of the decision was a penalty against Senegal for a non-existent handball that helped South Africa win 2-1. According to Federation Internationale de Football Association website, Diafra Sakho scored the opener for the visitors in Polokwane , before a somewhat fortuitous Thamsanqa Mkhize own goal sealed the three points for the Lions of Teranga.

Sports Chiefs' Roy Miller arrested on domestic battery charge
Author: 0 Chiefs' Roy Miller arrested on domestic battery charge

Saturday on a misdemeanor charge for domestic battery. Miller played four years with the Jacksonville Jaguars before signing with the Chiefs Aug. 2 . We are still in the process of gathering details on the situation. He signed with Kansas City on August 2 and has six tackles and one pass breakup in seven games.

Sports Manchester United 'ready to sell Luke Shaw for £20million in January'
Author: 0 Manchester United 'ready to sell Luke Shaw for £20million in January'

The 22-year-old has failed to make United's matchday squad for a Premier League fixture this season and has made just two appearances as a second-half substitute in the Carabao Cup. Other players like Juan Mata, Ander Herrera , Daley Blind and Ashley Young could also be shown the door by Jose Mourinho as he looks to extend their contracts so that they do not leave the club on a free transfer next season.

Sports Red Sox going after Giancarlo Stanton?
Author: 0 Red Sox going after Giancarlo Stanton?

Could Giancarlo Stanton find himself in a Boston Red Sox uniform? Reports indicate that the Marlins will have more in-depth trade talks at the meetings in Orlando. The others were the Giants, Phillies and Cardinals. The four-time All-Star is coming off a banner 2017 regular season in which Stanton smashed 59 home runs and 132 RBIs.

Sports SC survives Florida, posts fifth SEC win
Author: 0 SC survives Florida, posts fifth SEC win

Florida's starting quarterback, senior Malik Zaire , left in the game in the second quarter after crumpling to the field with a non-contact injury. "Is this up to the expectations of this program? No". Taylor Stallworth had five hurries a game after leaving early with a head injury. Sophomore running back Ty'Son Williams, who started two games this year, didn't get a carry.

Sports Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo 2 Now Headlines UFC 218 in Detroit
Author: 0 Max Holloway vs. Jose Aldo 2 Now Headlines UFC 218 in Detroit

Following the injury to contender Frankie Edgar earlier this week, the UFC was frantically searching for a replacement opponent. It looks like Jose Aldo will once again get his chance at reclaiming the 145-pound throne. The Hawaiian champion is now on an eleven fight win streak. The first loss was to Conor McGregor at UFC 194, Aldo then regained the title after McGregor vacated to move up to lightweight.

Author: 0 Spurs look for fourth straight win, face reeling Bucks on Friday

Bledsoe will start Friday's game against the Spurs, Matt Velazquez of the Journal Sentinel reports. The Bledsoe trade is a bummer for Brogdon, who has been playing exceptionally well this season. In Tuesday's 124-119 loss at Cleveland, Giannis Antetokounmpo had a monster game of 40 points on 16 of 21 shooting, Malcolm Brogdon added 22 points, Khris Middleton scored 20 points with 11 assists while Mirza Teletovic chipped in with 16 points.

Sports Penn State 35, Rutgers 6 What we learned
Author: 0 Penn State 35, Rutgers 6 What we learned

Rutgers recovered in front of a shocked Penn State crowd. However the start of Saturday's game with Rutgers didn't go as planned. But he's also delivered some game-changing plays."I've got Trace (quarterback Trace McSorley ) in my ear and Hammy (wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton )", Blacknall said.

Sports Morocco Outclass CIV To Seal World Cup Spot, Tunisia Through
Author: 0 Morocco Outclass CIV To Seal World Cup Spot, Tunisia Through

Morocco needed only a draw in their last group game to finish top of the standings ahead of the Ivorians, who had to win to clinch a place in Russian Federation. Five minutes later, perhaps still shaken by his error for the first goal, he hesitated after deciding to come for a corner, and was left in no man's land when Benatia prodded home into the roof of the net.

Author: 0 Tyvon Branch, DJ Humphries: Two more Arizona Cardinals' starters on IR

Second-round rookie Budda Baker will finish the game in Branch's place. Branch leads the Cardinals in tackles and has been one of the team's best players on defense throughout the season. Coach Arians said it's a possibility that Humphries, Branch and Momah could all end up on IR. "I've always felt that way", he said, "but it's not going away".