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Matt Luke reacts after Ole Miss 66-3 loss to #1 Alabama

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It was the first score of the season for Jacobs, who had battled a hamstring injury to start the year. The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. "The coaches did a great job of preparing us". With 291 first-half total yards and three scores, Hurts moved into a tie for fifth on the team's all-time touchdowns responsible for list with 46, tying him with former Heisman-winning running back Mark Ingram. Read More »

United States in prime position for 10th Presidents Cup

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Victory for Kevin Chappell and Charley Hoffman in the other would have secured the title for America, and the USA pair were one up heading to the 15th tee. "These young guys are not only great players and fiercely competitive". They are so aggressive - they take it on. They are genuinely happy for each other's success . Read More »

United can equal Premier League clean-sheet record

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The Red Devils have made a brilliant start to the new season and won again on Saturday as they overcame rock-bottom Crystal Palace 4-0. "For all top United strikers over the years, [it's] been scoring the big goals in the big games", Keane said. Read More »

Michael Ball reacts on Twitter to Everton defeat to Burnley

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Sean Dyche's side have taken eight points from four away games - more than they managed in the whole of last season. Everton host Burnley on Sunday in the Premier League . The Clarets won't prove to be an easy competitor for the Toffees as they have been quite impressive on the road this season - in quite contract to their away-form last season. Read More »

Mourinho Has Six Untouchable Players, Reveals Daley Blind's Dad

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Jose Mourinho believes that Marouane Fellaini has endeared himself to the Manchester United fans following his starring role in a 4-0 win over Crystal Palace on Saturday night. "So I'm happy that we start really strong, respecting the opponent...going strong [to] not give them a chance to be stable in the game". At Stamford Bridge yesterday morning (Singapore time), Man City proved that they can now impose their style upon any of their title rivals with the 1-0 win over Chelsea . Read More »

Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Las Palmas

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Barcelona - Ter Stegen 5, Vidal 5, Pique 5, Mascherano 5, Alba 6, Denis 8, Paulinho 5, Busquets 6, Roberto 6, Messi 7, Suarez 6. The match was played out in an echo-filled, empty stadium, filled with only the players on the field , the substitutes, team employees, and a few members of the press . Read More »

Antonio Conte on Premier League title race

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We have to try to do our best in every game with great ambition, because we must always have the right ambition. "Last season was a great satisfaction because don't forget the year before we finished 10th and then we won the title and reached the FA Cup final". Read More »

Dolphins kneel during anthem in London

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They say, "We are in a situation where we have to do something". Meanwhile, 14% said they gained interest in the league because of the issue, while the largest portion, 43%, said it had no impact. This is the same for other players, while others have done it purely out of solidarity with other protesters. "I think we should just have separate and distinct conversations". Read More »

Nationals pull Max Scherzer after hamstring cramp

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Nationals ace Max Scherzer departed his final tune-up for the playoffs Saturday night due to an issue in his hamstring, surely freaking out every Nationals fan around. "It was time for us to make a decision", Baker said. "Unfortunately, some of these injuries are out of my control right now because I'm doing everything I can to stay out there on the mound and try to be healthy, but unfortunately I got a few ailments". Read More »

Kevin de Bruyne fires Manchester City to statement win at Chelsea

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The only goal of the game was scored by former Chelsea player Kevin De Bruyne in the second half. Although the two sides were separated by just a single goal which might not be paramount but the dominance that a rampant Manchester City side showed on the field should be alarming for their Premier League rivals. Read More »

Jose Mourinho has injected something ominously familiar into Manchester United's DNA

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Jose Mourinho's men are also two from two in the Champions League following Wednesday's 4-1 rout of CSKA Moscow, while their EFL Cup defence remains on track, with the FA Cup due to get underway later in the year. He's got off to a good start, and seems like a decent character. It's so obvious he's going to get 25-30 goals this season. £75m summer signing Lukaku has been imperative to this form, bagging six league goals in his first six league games for the Red Devils. Read More »

NFL players defy Donald Trump order to stand during national anthem

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The Saints head to the bye week at 2-2. The Dolphins (1-2) will return to Hardrock Stadium on Sunday where they'll face the Tennessee Titans . Jay Cutler completed 20 of 28 passes for 164 yards with an interception for Miami, which has now scored only once in its last eight quarters - a touchdown on the final play of a loss at the New York Jets in Week 3. Read More »

Flacco on Ravens' struggling offense: 'It starts with me'

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With the win, the Steelers move to 3-1 and hold the lead in the AFC North, while the Ravens fall to 2-2. Yet a week after the typically low-keyed tackle was the only Pittsburgh Steelers player to participate in the national anthem before a game at Chicago, Villanueva vented about being used as a tool. Read More »

Newcastle do not have enough quality to trouble Liverpool, says Jan Molby

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I don't think so. Benitez said: "When I arrived at Liverpool , the budget was £20million gross". United manager Rafa Benitez said: "I wasn't happy with the result against Huddersfield and Brighton , I thought we deserved more, so when you play against one of the top teams who are creating a lot of chances against everyone, a point at home isn't the best". Read More »

Roy Keane Feels This Manchester United Signing Was a Bargain

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And Mourinho concedes the 24-year-old's workload will not get lighter until Ibrahimovic returns, which the United boss has suggested may not be until the new year. United are level on points with Manchester City at the top of the Premier League, although Pep Guardiola's 5-0 victory over struggling Crystal Palace saw them go top on goal difference last weekend. Read More »

Jordan Spieth whiffs on attempted shot at Presidents Cup

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The Americans won three matches Sunday and halved three more , and that was enough to allow the home team to record a 19-11 victory in the Presidents Cup . Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed , winners on Thursday, are teamed again for the United States on Friday, this time against Matsuyama and Canadian Adam Hadwin - who sat out Thursday. Read More »

Bayern could sack Ancelotti

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The Bavarians were beaten 3-0 by Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions league on Wednesday, which was preceded by a 2-2 draw at home against Wolfsburg last weekend. Speaking after the defeat to PSG, Ancelotti had admitted his side had been too slow out the blocks against their chief rivals to finish top Group B after falling behind to Dani Alves' goal in the second minute. Read More »

Barcelona's La Liga tie against Las Palmas goes ahead behind closed doors

Attempts to shut down the polls by Spain's Guardia Civil led to violent scenes described by Catalonia president Carles Puigdemont as "unwarranted, irrational and irresponsible". Barca lead the Liga standings by four points over Atletico Madrid after winning six games from six and maintained their 100 percent start in Europe by scraping a 1-0 win at Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday. Read More »

Cardinals' touchdown in OT beats 49ers

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From home opening blowouts, to nail-biting shootouts, there is no doubt that the 49ers knows how to lose games. Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was the first to take a knee before the anthem. The problem for the 49ers last week was their defense. GLENDALE, Ariz. - Late in the third quarter of Field Goal Fest 2017, the quietest of sounds could be heard inside University of Phoenix Stadium. Read More »

Colts sport "We will stand for" t-shirts before game

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Offensive linemen Justin Britt and Oday Aboushi stood next to the sitting players. Bennett, the son of a U.S. Navy veteran, met with veterans from the Army before the game. "Our players are hurting, our people are hurting, our neighborhoods are hurting, and kneeling was a direct response to that hurt". Rawls missed the season opener but had been active since Week 2, and while he appeared in last week's game, he did not get a carry as the Seahawks had only 15 carries by running backs in ... Read More »

Dover NASCAR: Kyle Busch denies Chase Elliott first win late on

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This stage victory went to Kyle Larson. Busch had rallied from a deficit of at least four seconds, ruining what would have been Elliott's first win in 70 career starts. About the only one really happy - well, Ricky Stenhouse Jr ., who clinched the final transfer spot was thrilled - was Busch. These drivers represented 4 wins this season. Read More »

Stars Play-by-Play Announcer Dave Strader Dies

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Strader was honored with the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award past year for outstanding contributions as a hockey broadcaster. The broadcast of Strader's return to the booth was honored by two Lone Star Emmy nominations announced this week. "His voice is synonymous with hockey to fans all over the globe and he built a connection for so many fans to this game". More importantly, he was a tremendous husband, father, grandfather and friend and we will miss him deeply. Read More »

Szczur scores trying run in 9th in Padres' win over Giants

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San Francisco is 4-1 in their last 5 home games and 1-5 in Cueto's last 6 home starts while the under is 8-2 in their last 10 division matchups. A win Sunday with right-hander Luis Perdomo (8-11, 4.65 ERA) on the mound would give the Padres a clean sweep of the six series against the Giants this season. Read More »

Is that so? Kane our Ronaldo or Messi - Lloris

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While the Portuguese superstar had a stunning 2016 and 2017, guiding Real Madrid to back-to-back Champions League titles and inspiring Portugal to the Euro 2016 championship, Lionel Messi also was at his usual best finishing as the top scorer in 2016 and winning the Golden Boot in La Liga last season. Read More »

Mourinho reveals faith he has in 'happy' Fellaini

He scored for the sixth straight club game. Sign up now for a free seven-day trial. Why? The news of Sergio Aguero's auto crash in Amsterdam, in which the Manchester City striker reportedly suffered a fractured rib, has denied us the chance to see him go head-to-head with Alvaro Morata, the Chelsea striker whose six goals this season see him level at the top of the scoring charts alongside the Argentine and Romelu Lukaku. Read More »

Hunt named NFL Rookie of the Month & AFC Player of the Week

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The Redskins (2-1) come to Kansas City fresh from a 27-10 home victory over the Oakland Raiders . We end Week Four with what might be the best game on the schedule. Washington dominated every facet of the game, winning 27-10, out-gaining the Raiders 472 to 128 in total yards, and winning the time of possession battle 38:06 to 21:54. Read More »

Yankees Will Expand Protective Netting at Yankee Stadium in 2018

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The incident stopped the game for four minutes as Frazier knelt outside the batter's box while New York's Matt Holliday and Minnesota second baseman Brian Dozier prayed while fans and other players looked on in silence. The Yankees have thus far resisted extending their netting to the foul poles, but, according to the New York Times , they were "seriously exploring" a plan to extend the netting after a foul ball hit by slugger Aaron Judge struck a fan in the head in July. Read More »

Chelsea vs Manchester City

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Bakayoko looks like he will be a key player for Chelsea in the coming years as he continues to adapt to the rigours of English football following his move to Stamford Bridge. "As you know, David is a very important player for us". "Man City will have great confidence and it will not be easy but my team has prepared well in limited time", Conte said in his presser on Friday. Read More »

Romelu Lukaku won't rest much until Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns - Mourinho

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Lukaku faced a huge weight of expectation after completing his £90m move from Everton to United but, despite increased scrutiny on his performances, he has fitted in seamlessly at Old Trafford. "Big, strong boy. Speaks well, comes across well, and seems like a decent character". Meanwhile, Mourinho also heaped praise on Martial after the France global provided the assists for both of Lukaku's goals and also scored from the penalty spot against the Russian outfit. Read More »

Browns' Myles Garrett to remain sidelined Sunday vs. Bengals

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Myles Garrett will need to wait at least another week before returning to action. The Browns had to punt without making a first down, Adam Jones returned the punt 40 yards to the Browns 35, and the Bengals were in business. The Bengals started the second half of "The Battle of Ohio" against the Browns with a 10-play, 52-yard drive that kicker Randy Bullock finished off with a 41-yard field goal. Read More »