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Ross Barkley: Everton midfielder rejects Chelsea move

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The 23-year-old has turned down a new deal at his boyhood club. Chelsea and Tottenham were among the clubs to be strongly linked with the England global in recent months but the prospects of a move were dampened after Barkley was ruled out for two months with a hamstring injury . Read More »

US Open tennis: Marin Cilic bounced by Diego Schwartzman

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But the youngster reckons he's "taking care" of his body and feels good heading into his match with Pablo Carreno Busta . After a couple of exchanges of breaks in the second, Williams stole her opponent's serve again to close it out on the first match point when Sakkari's forehand sailed long. Read More »

Nadal overcomes Mayer to reach 4th round at US Open

He was in control of the second set as well, up a break with Nadal looking to be all at sea, before the world No.1 finally rediscovered his mojo, breaking back to win 17 of the final 23 games. And it meant that Federer didn't get on the court until nearly 10 p.m. for his eventual 6-3, 6-3, 7-5 victory over No. 31 seed Feliciano Lopez of Spain - Federer's first glimpse of control in the tournament. Read More »

No. 15 Georgia wary of Appalachian State's upset potential

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Although the faces were all different, Saturday's encounter was much like the one the two teams played in 2013, when the Bulldogs administered a 45-6 pounding in the midst of an 8-5 season. The Bulldogs are hoping that they can avoid that kind of performance this weekend, though you can expect this Appalachian State team to be ready to upset one of the better teams in the country. Read More »

Froome retains Vuelta red jersey with strong mountain finish

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Nibali and Alberto Contador had attempted to gain some time on Tour de France champion Froome on the final ascent but were not able to put any significant distance between themselves and the red jersey holder, Nibali visibly frustrated with what he believed to be a lack of effort from the Spaniard. Read More »

Blue Jays' Kendrys Morales hits 3 home runs in 1 game

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That was the closest either team came to scoring until the top of the 13th, when left fielder Trey Mancini made a leaping catch to rob Steve Pearce of a potential RBI double. He struck out with two runners on base in the first inning and then burned the ears of home plate umpire Pat Hoberg from the dugout. Pearce dived into the seats to snag a foul ball in the eighth inning. Read More »

Battling Rory McIlroy ready to mount FedEx challenge

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One hole later, after Poulter hit a chip that ran out past the cup by 8 feet, Mickelson stepped up from a similar position, took out his 64-degree wedge and played a delicate pitch to tap-in range once again. McIlroy returned to TPC Boston as defending champion after his two-shot victory over Paul Casey previous year, with the four-time major champion coming into the week 43rd in the FedExCup standings. Read More »

We rejected loan deal for €30m Bayern star

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They managed to sign Marko Arnautovic , Javier Hernandez , Sead Haksabanovic, Joe Hart and Pablo Zabaleta earlier in the window. "Overall Slaven is happy with the business we have done during the summer transfer window", Sullivan added. Read More »

Patriots acquire Cassius Marsh

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After signing with the Patriots and being cut one day later in September 2015, he was signed to the Seahawks practice squad. This trade means the team at least receives some level of compensation for him. This is not the 24-year-old Coleman's first run with the Seahawks, either, as he was signed to the Seattle practice squad one day after being cut by the Patriots in September 2015. Read More »

Valencia confirm deal for Man Utd midfielder Andreas Pereira

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The 21-year-old, who joined United in 2012, scored a dramatic last-minute victor at Anfield against Liverpool in last season's Premier League 2 fixture and played in the opening two games of this campaign for Ricky Sbragia's side. "He is a young player with great natural ability and a good attitude towards continuing his development", Mourinho said. The Red Devils also have the option to extend Pereira's deal by a further year, meaning the Premier League club can keep hold of the ... Read More »

Alex Boone gets $3.4 million to leave Vikings - with no offset

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Included on their list of cuts was the guard they signed on the first day of free agency in 2016. Boone signed a four-year contract in 2016 worth as much as $26.8 million as a free agent from San Francisco, but he rejected a pay cut and will now count $3.4 million against Minnesota's salary cap even if he joins another team this season. Read More »

Harry Kane calls on fans to be patient with England players

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From our point of view, we have to stay calm. "I understand why (it happened)". "But I've played in so many qualifiers and watched so many qualifiers, and I don't remember many of them being free-flowing, champagne football". Of course you'd like your goals earlier, and we had a couple of really good early chances, but actually that was a really good test for us. "We won 4-0 so he did the job right". Read More »

Clemson band trolls Ohio State for Fiesta Bowl blowout

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He's also added 72 rushing yards on five carries, highlighted by a 47-yard scamper down the sideline. That just happens to be the final score of the team's game against Ohio State in the National Semifinal in the College Football playoff. Read More »

FirstEnergy Foundation donates $25K to Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey relief

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Among the $10 million designated for other organizations, $2 million will support the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund at the Greater Houston Community Foundation. Golub said past campaigns have raised anywhere from $50,000 to $250,000. The campaign starts today and will run through September 6. " Red Cross is doing a wonderful job ", said Shirline Broussard, who evacuated from Orange. Read More »

Can Notre Dame cover 18 vs. Temple? 9/2/17

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He's tough. He got hit today. Top Performance: Adams amassed 112 yards on six carries in the first quarter alone, his ninth career 100-yard rushing output at Notre Dame . This will lead to Wimbush having passing play opportunities that should be more successful against Temple . "Let's keep it all in perspective", Kelly said of the young players making the two-deep depth chart. Read More »

Broncos parting ways with TJ Ward

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Ward is due $4.5 million this season in the final year of his contract and figures to command something similar to the five-year, $60 million deal that strong safety Reshad Jones, 29, got from the Dolphins. Quarterback Kyle Sloter wasn't thrown off with pressure on the line. Sloter had plenty of time to ditch the ball but he held on too long. He is a great safety and will benefit any defense he plays on. Read More »

Aussie profits from Fognini's US Open ban

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Italy's Fabio Fognini was provisionally suspended on Saturday from further participation in the U.S. Open after earlier being fined $24,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct during his first-round singles loss. Fognini and Bolelli won the Australian Open doubles title in 2015. "It was just a very bad day, but it did not forgive my behavior in the match", he wrote. Read More »

Swing and a miss! Wyoming punter completely misses a kick versus Iowa

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To the dismay of the 12 scouts from seven National Football League teams in attendance, Allen's 36-yard gem to Johnson was a rarity. Stanley threw for 125 yards and three touchdowns. Zaleski caught the snap from the long snapper. "He can throw the ball down the middle, he can throw it outside really well, he can pull it down and run", Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz said of Allen. Read More »

Florida's defense picks 2 for TDs, then blocks punt against MI

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There had been so much talk of Michigan's defense returning only one starter, but the defense was stifling and strangled the Gators' offense led by redshirt freshman quarterback Feleipe Franks and, later, Malik Zaire . Rowe said Jim Harbaugh had planned to play O'Korn at this point in the game. Speight played hurt that day and played well, but two interceptions helped tilted that game back in the Buckeyes' favor. Read More »

Packers take care of Rams 24-10

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Green had very little to show for on Thursday night as it was clearly the Justin Davis show for most of the game. In fact, in seven preseason drives Hill's led, the Packers have scored 24 points. The Seattle Seahawks will look to continue their momentum heading into the regular season after a 17-13 win over Oakland in their preseason finale gave the Seahawks a flawless 4-0 record heading into week one. Read More »

Shikhar Dhawan returns home to be with ailing mother

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The all-India Senior Selection Committee has decided not to name any replacement for 5th ODI and the only T20I which is scheduled to take place on Sept 3 and 6 respectively in Colombo . The fifth and final ODI of the series will be played on Sunday in Colombo . Also, given that Chairman of Selectors MSK Prasad had indicated that KL Rahul will feature in the middle-order, the Karnataka batsman will also be under pressure to retain his side, especially after failing in the first four games. Read More »

Colts remove Andrew Luck from 'PUP' list

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The Colts have been very secretive about Luck's rehab from shoulder surgery. Had Luck remained on the PUP beyond Saturday's 4 p.m. ET cutdown deadline for 53-man rosters, he would have been ineligible to play for the first six weeks of the 2017 season. Read More »

New coach, familiar result/issues: Texas miscues spoil Herman debut

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With Pigrome out of the game in the fourth quarter, true freshman backup Kasim Hill led a scoring drive that allowed the Terrapins a 44-34 lead. The Terps almost put the game away on the next defensive series. A 19-yard run by Pigrome to the Texas 46 set up a play-action touchdown to streaking senior wide receiver Taivon Jacobs, who missed last season with a knee injury. Read More »

Clemson band relives Fiesta Bowl shutout of Ohio State

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Defensively, Kent State football gave up 386.5 total yards, 196.8 in passing and 189.8 in rushing per game. Bryant again led the Tigers down the Kent State 3-yard line where an Adam Choice run ended the 10-play drive and put the Tigers on top 21-0. Read More »

Kent State: 3 things we learned from the Tigers' win

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Nine players had at least one rushing attempt for the Tigers and 15 players caught at least one pass. To start the game, Clemson running back C.J. That's the case at Clemson this year, where the marching band hasn't forgotten last year's incredible title run. In a dig on Ohio State's Fiesta Bowl blowout loss to Clemson , the band included "31-0" and "DABO" formations during its halftime performance to remind fans of what they accomplished. Read More »

Clemson vs. Kent State highlights

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On second and short, Clemson went with a play-action pass and Bryant looked deep to find Deon Cain behind the defense for a 61-yard score. The Golden Flashes moved the ball to the Tigers' 20-yard line before their drive stalled - forcing a 37-yard field goal attempt by Shane Hynes. Read More »

How to Watch Kent State vs. Clemson

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The Golden Flashes (0-1) were without coach Paul Haynes, who missed the game for medical reasons. They gained just 119 yards. Clemson junior WR Deion Cain caught two passes for 70 yards and a touchdown in the school's 56-3 win over Kent State . Read More »

Clemson band brutally trolls Ohio State during halftime of season opener

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Defensively, Kent State football gave up 386.5 total yards, 196.8 in passing and 189.8 in rushing per game. Kelly Bryant show by his arm. They gained just 119 yards. Junior running back C.J. Fuller capped a four-play, 65-yard drive with a 26-yard run up the middle for Clemson's first touchdown. That's the case at Clemson this year, where the marching band hasn't forgotten last year's incredible title run. Read More »

Final Raiders 53-man roster prediction following 17-13 loss vs. Seahawks

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Raiders general manager brought Manuel in to be Carr's backup and it looks like that's exactly what will happen, with Connor Cook starting behind Manuel. After John Crockett gained a yard, Manuel's third-and-9 pass was good for a touchdown Hatcher. The Raiders end their preseason pretty much as they began it. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton claims pole position for record 69th time

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Hamilton has regularly spoken about his admiration for the Italian marque in the past but, in the heat of the tightest of title duels, the Mercedes man is aiming to ensure the weekend-long celebrations are topped off with a win for the home team . Read More »

Seeded Pliskova outlasts Gibbs at US Open

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World number one Karolina Pliskova survived a huge scare on Thursday afternoon, coming from a set down to beat American qualifier Nicole Gibbs in the second round at the US Open . "I know I have kind of a good draw but everyone is playing their best tennis against me". The world number one had the advantage of serving first and made the most of it, breaking the American just once as she won the final three games to send the match to a decider. Read More »

Karolina Pliskova feels the heat after surviving scare

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Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. While Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal hope to remain on track for a possible semifinal showdown, Karolina Pliskova avoided becoming the latest top woman to exit the U.S. Open. It is the first time in his long career that the 36-year-old Federer has played five-setters in both the first and second rounds at a Grand Slam tournament. Read More »