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Who the hell is new Ravens QB David Olson?


John Harbaugh told reporters this week he's been in contact with Kaepernick throughout the offseason and said he'd be interested in bringing him to Baltimore. It's been fun. He's a great guy. It will all be speculation right now. The only other quarterbacks in Ravens camp are Ryan Mallett and Dustin Vaughan , a second-year player from of Division II West Texas A&M. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso back introduction of 'halo'


McLaren 's Fernando Alonso said if "extra protection on our heads could save one life" then that makes it worthwhile, even at the cost of how the cars look. "I think the main reason for doing it in the first place was to give them the scope to overcome any aero changes they've got, for example airbox and things like that". Read More »

Debating the Derrick Rose signing


What does this decision mean for Rose, James and the three-time reigning Eastern Conference champions? Rose has had an unfortunate bout with a series of injuries that struck him after winning the 2011 MVP award. Additionally, in the wake of the news that Kyrie Irving wants out of Cleveland, a starting point guard spot could be up for grabs. Milwaukee Bucks head coach Jason Kidd had interest, but the Los Angeles Lakers and Cavaliers eventually made offers . Read More »

OJ Simpson not allowed at USC practices and games, Clay Helton says


Coach Clay Helton says that the school wishes to distance itself from the former Heisman Trophy victor. This statement stays in line with USC's comments ever since the double-murder trial of Simpson in 1994. Simpson has not been associated with the Trojans much since he was acquitted of the 1995 murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman, but the 1968 Heisman Trophy victor did make a surprise appearance at a 2002 practice when Pete Carroll was at the helm. Read More »

Crystal Palace bid for West Ham goalkeeper Adrian


Crystal Palace have been in talks with West Ham over a move. "There were other options - one in Spain and two in Italy". The 30-year-old competed alongside Spanish goalkeeper Adrian at Upton Park last season, but received confirmation from Hammers boss Slaven Bilic that Joe Hart would hold down the position next season. Read More »

Neymar storms out of Barcelona training


But as far as Barcelona , we want him, and we need him. "It's a personal opinion from the conversation that I had with him and my intuition", Pique said at a press conference on the eve of Barcelona's International Champions Cup friendly against Manchester United in the U.S. Read More »

Tennis star's father pleads not guilty to molesting girls


San Diego Sheriff Bill Gore said on Wednesday police were looking for "more victims" in the neighbourhoods north of San Diego where Philippoussis worked as a tennis coach. Philippoussis, an Australian citizen, was ordered to surrender his passport if he does make bail, but his attorney told the San Diego Union-Tribune ( ) that was impossible. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward claims he's sick

Sanchez has just a year left on his current deal at Arsenal , which has resulted in the Chilean being linked with a move to City and a whole host of other clubs, including Paris Saint-Germain. As of yet no move has materialised, with Arsene Wenger insistent his star player will not be sold. "What the owners would think about keeping a player you could get £60million for and then letting him go for nothing in 12 months' time, I don't know". Read More »

Should You Buy Targa Resources, Inc. (NYSE:TRGP) On Current Analyst Views?


Jefferies Grp Inc Ltd Com has 270 shares. Iowa-based Miles Cap has invested 0.82% in Targa Resources Corp (NYSE:TRGP). The stock rose 0.82% or $0.38 reaching $46.63. According to Research firm Zacks, "Targa Resources has ownership of general and partner interests in Targa Resources Partners, engaged in providing midstream natural gas and natural gas liquid services in the United States". Read More »

Chelsea in transfer talks every day - Antonio Conte


However, Conte says that Hazard is very much part of his plans for the season ahead and suggested the rumours were just standard transfer-window gossip. "It is our last game before we play Arsenal and for me it's important to help my players find their feet as soon as possible". "I saw that around young players, there is always a great debate and in this pre-season, I think every young player's attitude has been very good". Read More »

Newcastle United appears set to add Mikel Merino


Kicker's reporter Thomas Hennecke report the clubs reached an agreement over the 21-year-old's move - it should be a loan with permanent purchase option. Benitez sees Merino as the ideal partner for Jonjo Shelvey in the Toon's midfield - a left-footed, combative ball-player to sit alongside right-footed playmaker Shelvey. Read More »

F1 Hungarian GP: Vettel 'not stressing too much' despite recent Mercedes gains

After his supreme performance in dominating the British Grand Prix, Hamilton will arrive full of confidence, but mindful of the dangers of complacency, thanks to a timely reminder from Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas. "But I'd like to see Budapest and how the vehicle works on a low-speed, high temperature track and then maybe have a more complete picture". When asked if Mercedes had done a better job than Ferrari in developing its vehicle, Vettel said: "I can't disagree because it's based ... Read More »

Sauber cancel planned Honda switch from 2018


Sauber will continue with Ferrari power in Formula One, having called off a switch to Honda to sign a "multi-year agreement" with the Italian constructor. The automaker now supplies its power units to only McLaren in the sport, and that too has been plagued with poor reliability and performance issues. Read More »

Matt Kuchar battles dizzy spells at Canadian Open


I don't know why. Had a rain jacket on. And then the travel. Golf's governing bodies banned anchoring at the start of a year ago, meaning the player can not intentionally have the club or the hand gripping the club in contact with any part of the body. Read More »

Conte reveals admiration for Spurs hitman


Although now that Chalobah, Solanke and indeed Ake have headed for pastures new, they can all prepare for the coming campaign safe in the knowledge that they are now in-fact regarded as invaluable members of their current folds - Conte's words will perhaps fall upon deaf ears, seeing as they might argue they never got a real chance at the club. Read More »

BCCI agrees to accept all but five Lodha recommendations


It must also be mentioned in this regard that one of the five "practical problems" in Lodha Reforms that BCCI has apparently found out is the distribution of power between office-bearers and executive functionary. The Indian cricket board (BCCI) looks determined to bat on the front foot sensing some relaxation form the Supreme Court on the Justice Lodha committee's recommendations. Read More »

Porsche set to leave WEC, LMP1


After four highly successful years, including three victories in a row at the 24 Hours of Le Mans , and World Championship titles in both the team and driver classifications in 2015 and 2016, Porsche will be leaving the LMP1 class. It has been reported the German manufacturer will use the opportunity to confirm its intention to enter the FIA's all-electric Formula E category as a factory team. Read More »

Chicago White Sox Trade Jennings for Rays' Casey Gillaspie


Even if you get traded or you're here, it's still the same game. On the other hand, the Mets are getting back Smith, who's a minor league pitching prospect. Drew Smith , a 23-year old RHP who was recently with the AA Montgomery Biscuits before ascending to AAA, is the piece being sent back to NY in the trade. Read More »

Beckham: I will be the highest-paid player in the league


Beckham might be aiming a bit too high, though, if he wants to be the highest-paid player in the league. "Four or five years ago when I was in college, I told my college coach that I fear the day that they make football not what I love to do anymore so much, but my job", he says. Read More »

LA Galaxy sacks Onalfo, hires Schmid


Despite a high-priced roster of veteran talent, Onalfo never got consistent results out of the Galaxy, who sit ninth in the Western Conference. Schmid, of Germany, coached UCLA to three College Cups and has won an MLS Cup with the Galaxy in 2002 and with the Columbus Crew in 2008. Read More »

JaVale McGee re-signing with Warriors on 1-year deal


Golden State utilized McGee alongside starting center Zaza Pachulia as its big men on a Warriors team that has become famous for its " death lineup " that operates without a true center. "This has been somewhat of a redemption season", McGee told Marc J. Spears of The Undefeated in May. The San Francisco Chronicle reported that McGee drew interest from the Phoenix Suns, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers and Sacramento Kings . Read More »

Daniel Levy: Premier League spending is 'unsustainable'


The building of the stadium has left Levy having to carefully manage Spurs' finances as they look to build upon the success of last season having achieved their best-ever Premier League finish. In marked contrast to Tottenham, the other clubs expected to fight for the title have been spending heavily. "Last season they tried to fight with us for the title and, don't forget, if we hadn't won the 10 of our last 12 games we'd have been in trouble". Read More »

After Cody Kessler, Cleveland Browns mix and match QBs on first day

I thought it was a good first day. Also, Jackson said Cody Kessler will begin camp as the first-team quarterback. Garrett has fully recovered from a sprained left foot suffered in minicamp and won't be limited in practice. "I think that is what was asked earlier: How will it all turn out?" Cameron Erving got plenty of work at right tackle while Joe Thomas got the day off from team drills on the left side. Read More »

Wayne Rooney after winning Everton return: 'It was a great feeling'


Leighton Baines came up with a deflected victor to give Everton a slim advantage ahead of next week's second leg in the third round of qualifying and Rooney is ready to move on after his second debut at Goodison Park. But the main focus of attention remained Rooney, 31, throughout the tie. I was a bit disappointed not to do that before but now I'll have a chance. Read More »

Curtis Granderson clings to Lucas Duda in attempt to prevent trade


The Mets traded Lucas Duda to the Rays on Thursday, giving the Rays another power hitter for a crowded American League playoff race. In exchange, they'll send RHP Drew Smith to NY. Duda is now hitting.246/.347/.532, a respectable bounce back from a season plagued by injuries lat year. In return, the Mets have received relief prospect Drew Smith . Read More »

Dutt's release: Court questions special favour


Advocate general Ashutosh Kumbhakoni made a statement before the court stating, "It (the government) has not flouted any rules while granting remission to Dutt but if the court feels so, it can send him back to jail". The court has given further two weeks' time to the government to explain the chronology of leaves granted to Dutt, and also to explain the criteria behind ascertaining good conduct for granting remission in sentence. Read More »

Alexis SANCHEZ turns down ultimate renewal offer. He wants City


Arsene Wenger has been speaking this week about the players future and has claimed that he will not leave the club this summer. Guardiola wants to add one more forward and has made Sanchez his priority target after working with him at the Nou Camp and seeing how successful he has been in the Premier League . Read More »

Djokovic is elbowed out


Andre was with me in Toronto and he helped me find doctors, specialists in treating elbow injuries. 'You have to allow natural rehabilitation to take its course'. His last match was on July 12, when he stopped playing during his Wimbledon quarterfinal against Tomas Berdych because the elbow was too painful. Djokovic has endured a terrible 12 months on the court, losing all the Grand Slam titles he held simultaneously after winning the 2016 French Open , as well as the No1 ranking. Read More »

Jerry Seinfeld is the world's highest paid comedian


Netflix's spending spree on stand-up comedy specials has had a big impact on the Forbes list. Seinfeld is followed by Chris Rock, who comes in second with $57 million (£43.6 million), while Louis third with $52 million (£40 million). Read More »

Inter Milan to consider offers for Ivan Perisic

Inter are holding out for a fee of £50m and have also introduced the possibility of taking Anthony Martial in part-exchange, which the Red Devils have dismissed out of hand. " He's an important player in the team and we're counting on him to start the new season ", he said. "If I had to be picky, I would say that we could have been more aggressive in the second half and matched Bayern in that aspect but overall I am happy". Read More »

Falcons' Julio Jones Hires Dive Team to Find his Lost $150K Earring


Jones is now at camp with the Falcons where he and the team will try to do what they couldn't last season and finish as the Super Bowl champions. But at least Jones has a chance to replace that earring, even if it doesn't turn up. "It's down in crevasses and nooks and crannies", diver Richard Pickering said after failing to find the earring on Tuesday (h/t "It's impossible - absolutely impossible". Read More »

Steelers, Alejandro Villanueva agree to 4-year contract


The Steelers had their first training camp practice on Thursday, and fans and media were waiting forever to see their favorite stars arrive at the team's practice. Villanueva found himself looking for a new contract after only two seasons thanks to the unorthodox way he reached the NFL . As long as Bell doesn't hold out into the regular season, the Steelers are only minimally affected by his absence, at best. Read More »