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Penn State vs. Pittsburgh: The big question

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The Panthers rolled up 341 yards on the ground against the Nittany Lions past year and they would love a similar effort to keep the ball away from Penn State's explosive offense. "It's just a matter of focus on what we're doing", Narduzzi said. Detering and Simone Lee combined for 21 kills, while Haleigh Washington and Nia Reed added eight and six more on a.307 hitting night for the Nittany Lions. Read More »

Man City 5-0 Liverpool

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp hugely complained for the referee's decision that, however, seems to be a correct one.Although Mane, in fact, had no intention to deliberately hit Ederson, his challenge was way too risky so much so Guardiola was forced to replace the Brazilian keeper with Bravo.Why is this even a discussion?Definite red . Read More »

Joe Paterno may have known of prior Sandusky abuse claim

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Joe Paterno had received a warning about potential abuse by former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky years before his arrest, according to CNN . In 2014 testimony revealed at the same time, one of Sandusky's victims claimed he reported the coach's abuse to Paterno. The legacy of Joe Paterno , and by extension Penn State, appears set to take yet another blow in a world after the Jerry Sandusky scandal first broke. Read More »

Kansas City Chiefs: 3 Takeaways from Week 1 vs Patriots

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The biggest takeaways from this game, other than the win of course, was how well the offense played. So when he says something about the team's attitude, people tend to listen. That eclipsed Tom Brady , who completed 16 of 36 for 267 yards, with no touchdowns or interceptions, and was under heavy pressure, especially after losing security blanket Danny Amendola to a concussion. Read More »

Rockies hand Dodgers eighth straight loss

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The Dodgers have lost 12 of their past 13 games. Colorado's Jon Gray (7-4) allowed one run and four hits in six innings, struck out three and walked two. Later in the inning, backup catcher Austin Barnes delivered a two-run single. The Dodgers are 0-6 in their last 6 during game 3 of a series, 9-1 in Woods last 10 home starts and 16-5 in Woods last 21 starts. Read More »

Arsene Wenger calls for Financial Fair Play to be scrapped

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It's good for Monaco to look like they've turned down €100m, in a window in which they've sold much of what they have it creates a veneer of strength against transfers. The Frenchman comes with a proven goal-scoring record in Ligue 1. Howe rejected the suggestion Bournemouth would benefit from tackling Arsenal when they were on a low. Read More »

All American women into the semi-finals

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I don't know what to say". "I'm happy she's still playing". On Friday, the men return to Arthur Ashe Stadium with 15-time Slam champion Rafael Nadal , the world number one, seeking his fourth trip to the NY hardcourt finals against 2009 US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro , the 24th seed from Argentina. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott to play full season following temporary restraining order

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The league also filed requests with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY to confirm and enforce the arbitration ruling and for the case to be heard in NY instead of Texas. And Elliott will remain on the field until the court has a decision. It is not clear how long the injunction will keep Elliott eligible to play, although it's possible it could be for the entire season. Read More »

Yankees-Rays series being moved to Citi Field due to hurricane

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Photo Gary Sanchez with Todd Frazier (29) after Sanchez's homer against the Mets at Citi Field last month. The series is scheduled to run until Wednesday. "Look, we've got to suck it up on our end, deal with it". It's not the most important thing. It's going to be very eerie on Sunday when it's projected to hit at that point that we're in the middle of playing a ballgame. Read More »

Janssen to leave Tottenham for Fenerbahce on season-long loan

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Now third choice behind Harry Kane and Llorente, Janssen has agreed a move to Turkey. He was then left out of Mauricio Pochettino's Champions League group stage squad, further compounding his misery. Following his refusal to leave Tottenham in the summer he was omitted from the club's Champions League squad named earlier this week; an ignominious decision as the club only filled 21 of the 25 berths. Read More »

Conte confirms Hazard is ready to play against Leicester

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Belgium qualified for next year's World Cup with victories over Gibraltar and Greece during the worldwide break, with Hazard making substitute appearances in both fixtures despite not having played a minute of Chelsea's season thus far. "Don't forget Eden is an important player for us and it is important (for him) to play soon". But then there is the club, and they go into the transfer market to try and do their best. Read More »

Eric Berry injury casts shadow over Chiefs win vs. Patriots

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All-Pro "Swiss army knife" safety Eric Berry went down with a non-contact injury in the fourth quarter of their matchup with the New England Patriots . He missed all but one game of the 2011 season with a torn ACL. He has also been invited to the Pro Bowl five times. Fans, teammates and other players around the league immediately tweeted their support for the safety who is in his eighth season with the Chiefs. Read More »

Coutinho and Kompany out of Liverpool-City showdown

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Klopp gave an interview to Liverpool's official website in which he claims that the Brazilian's mind and body are both right since he returned from global duty. Our physios worked a lot to take care of him so the last seven, eight, nine games of last season, he played without a problem. "Now was the period of three games a week and unfortunately we lost him". Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic issues warning to Man United boss Jose Mourinho

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So it should come as no surprise that the former Sweden captain should take to social media to announce his impending return to Manchester United's squad with his trademark level of audacity. Above all else, he has shown that he is still capable of playing at the highest level but the biggest reason for why United still needed Ibrahimovic is for the simple fact that he provides another option; a world-class option for Mourinho to choose from when he needs too. Read More »

Kevin Anderson Beats Pablo Carreno Busta to Reach US Open Final

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Ranked 83rd, Stephens is bidding to become the seventh player outside the top 50 to reach the semis since the computer rankings began in 1975. Speaking to reporters afterwards, Anderson - who never progressed beyond the fourth round of a major before this year's US Open - said: "It's definitely an awesome feeling being in this position and have worked very hard to get here". Read More »

I deserved to beat Federer: 'Lion' Potro

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Anderson brings a 2-0 head-to-head record against the number 12 seed, who has quietly moved through the draw without dropping a set in five matches . "I've had an fantastic season after some tough moments with injuries in recent years", said a triumphant Nadal , who started 2017 by finishing runner-up to Federer in Australia. Read More »

Ex-Giants kicker Josh Brown suspended six games for domestic violence

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Following the leak of Brown's therapy journal and other paperwork, the Giants chose to release the veteran kicker in late October after previously vowing to stand by his side. "The holding down was the worst moment in our marriage", Brown recalled. "Concluded there was a violation of our personal conduct policy and imposed six-game suspension which he accepted without appeal". Read More »

UFC 215 main event cancelled as Borg withdraws from Johnson fight

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Close matchup or not, watching Mighty Mouse fight is always a treat. But news broke that opponent Ray Borg has been ill all week and progressively getting worse, leaving UFC doctors to declare him unable to fight. It will be rescheduled as soon as the UFC is able to. "My money is going to be the same", Nunes said. There was a push at one point in time to have TJ Dillashaw to move down to flyweight and fight Johnson for the title. Read More »

Bradford can replace Winston in fantasy football week 1

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In the single game Eifert played against the Baltimore Ravens last season, the tight end was effective, catching five passes for 68 yards and a touchdown. The game has been confirmed to be played at NRG Stadium in Houston which has been ravaged by Hurricane Harvey the past couple weeks. Guess who they came against? Quarterback Sefo Liufau #8 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers controls the offense during the third quarter of an NFL preseason football game against the Washington Redskins on ... Read More »

Spurs Unveil Plans for World's First Dividing Retractable Pitch at New Stadium

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The idea is to have a grass pitch for soccer, but one that can be quickly and easily removed to reveal an artificial surface underneath for National Football League games and concerts. The turf for the football pitch will sit in three pitch-long steel trays weighing more than 3,000 tonnes each, which will then slide from under the South Stand and into the arena. Read More »

Chelsea players believe Costa is considering return to training

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The transfer windows have closed nearly everywhere but the Diego Costa transfer saga is still doing the rounds. The player's Chelsea career then effectively came to an end after the end of the 2016-17 season as Conte informed him - allegedly through a text - that he had no future at Stamford Bridge . Read More »

Roger Goodell When Asked About Colin Kaepernick

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The quarterback's failure to find a team when several less talented players have managed to win contracts has led to speculation that Kaepernick is paying the price for his activism. "I'm a huge fan". For me, I watch the games and enjoy it. I let the football people makes those decisions. 32 different decisions, and multiple decisions within an organization - so there's always a dispute. Read More »

Orlando among 41 cities in running for 2026 World Cup

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The only notable exclusion from a Canadian point of view is that both Toronto and Montreal will have one venue. Rogers Centre and Stade Saputo are no long possibilities; BMO Field and Stade Olympique are. BC Place (Vancouver), Commonwealth Stadium (Edmonton), Mosaic Stadium (Regina) and TD Place (Ottawa) are the other stadiums on the list. The three-nation bid is competing against Morocco. Read More »

Jamie Vardy keen to play overseas

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Jamie Vardy has warned Danny Drinkwater and N'Golo Kante that he will consider them as "enemies" when Leicester host Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday. He continued: " I'll never regret anything I've chosen to do ". Vardy, 30, has been a remarkable success story in recent years, rising from non-league football with the likes of Stocksbridge Park Steels, Halifax Town and Fleetwood Town, to become a Premier League star. Read More »

Beckham stretches, does not practice, uncertain for Sunday

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For the second straight day, Beckham stretched with teammates before the practice and then worked with a trainer after the calisthenics ended. "I've been throwing with Eli (Manning ) since I was a sophomore in high school", the three-time Pro Bowler said. Read More »

Yankees mourn death of Gene "Stick" Michael

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The New York Daily News first reported the passing of Michael, whose instincts as a top-notch scout and personality in dealing with his strong-willed boss, owner George Steinbrenner , paid off in four world championships from 1996-2000. "I extend my deepest sympathies to his wife, Joette, and his entire family". He was always accessible and willing to share his personal knowledge as well as support. Read More »

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain raves about Liverpool's Andy Robertson

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The German worldwide has chipped in with two goals in his opening four games and has impressed fans with the way he has dominated games. But reports suggest that Oxlade-Chamberlain left Arsenal on bad terms after an angry exchange with Wenger when he told the French coach he meant to leave the club. Read More »

Cavaliers already shopping pick acquired in Kyrie Irving trade

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Irving's entire career had been spent in Cleveland prior to the trade while Thomas had played for Sacramento- the team that drafted him- Phoenix, Boston and now, Cleveland. So day by day, as he gets better, I think we'll have a better grasp of it. But now, it's like, I'm the one who has to stop them from reaching it. Originally, the deal consisted of Irving going to the Celtics for Thomas , Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic , and a first round draft pick that the Celtics acquired from the ... Read More »