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Ravens Not To Pick Up Option For RT Howard, Release RB Woodhead

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Injuries limited the veteran running back in 2017-18, allowing him to appear in only eight regular-season games and total 14 carries for 56 yards, adding 33 receptions for 200 yards. However, with the Ravens re-signing offensive lineman James Hurst , there was less of a need for Howard on the roster. Baltimore is expected to fill the right tackle spot with either Hurst, Alex Lewis or a draft pick. Read More »

Carlos Hyde to sign with Cleveland Browns

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However, the agreement to sign running back Carlos Hyde does not eliminate Saquon Barkley from the Browns' draft board, according to a league source familiar with the team's thinking. We were bullish on Hyde's fantasy football prospects a season ago as Shanahan arrived, and although he couldn't fully capitalize on that opportunity, this is another ideal one for Hyde with the Browns, who just signed former Steeler Chris Hubbard to round out their talented and high-priced offensive line. Read More »

Halep, Williams through to last eight

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It's just real talent". Williams has no official ranking after spending a year off court, which means she can not be seeded for WTA events. To reinforce their hopes, Venus has to beat Carla Suarez Navarro or wildcard Danielle Collins in the quarterfinals. Read More »

3 reasons Rams should consider signing Jordy Nelson following release

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General manager Reggie McKenzie was also in Green Bay when the Packers drafted him. During the NFL Combine, Packers coach Mike McCarthy hinted the staff may have been thinking about changes at wide receiver, saying "Jordy and Randall (Cobb ) have been outstanding players for us, and they're still good players". Read More »

Wenger: 'Lacazette out for Milan'

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Now, it's claimed that Arsenal have settled on Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri as their top choice to replace Wenger, having seen him mastermind a Champions League win over Tottenham Hotspur last week. They still, however, remain a long way from the dominant team they were over a decade ago. Alexandre Lacazette will miss the match following knee surgery, but is expected return to action following the global break. Read More »

Keenum Preparing to Sign with Denver

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Keenum, who has also had unsuccessful stints with the Texans and Rams, went 11-3 in the regular season as a starter for the Vikings, throwing for 3,547 yards and 22 touchdowns with just seven interceptions. At the scouting combine, two weeks before the start of free agency, Elway did compare the "fluid" nature of chasing a quarterback in free agency this year to the pursuit of Manning. Read More »

Stewart reunites with Shula, Gettleman as he joins the Giants Video

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In his 10 seasons with Carolina, Stewart rushed for 7,318 yards and scored 58 total touchdowns. He became Carolina's all-time leading rusher in 2017 after surpassing DeAngelo William's previous record in October. His yards per carry ranked 32nd among the 34 running backs who had at least 150 carries last season, ahead of only Adrian Peterson and Ameer Abdullah , according to ESPN Stats & Information. Read More »

Browns still awaiting decision from star tackle Joe Thomas

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Sports Illustrated's Albert Breer reports the Giants are interested in free agent LT Nate Solder . In addition to growing his popular ThomaHawk Show podcast, which he co-hosts alongside former Browns wide receiver Andrew Hawkins, Thomas has reportedly auditioned for broadcasting roles with national media outlets this offseason - something he didn't deny to WKYC last week. Read More »

Federer takes care of business, Djokovic crashes out

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One of the biggest shocks of the early results came in the women's draw, where in-form Kvitova saw her excellent run halted by 16-year-old wild card Anisimova. Still, picking against Federer in his current form isn't an option. Djokovic took six months off after Wimbledon a year ago and returned in January's Australian Open where he lost in the fourth round. Read More »

Federer breezes into Indian Wells fourth round

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It's what tennis players do. Federer barely raised a sweat as he advanced on Monday, the evergreen 36-year-old blitzing Filip Krajinovic 6-2, 6-1. Federer and 10th seed Djokovic both came into the tournament seeking to become the first six-time victor of the event. Israeli Dudi Sela beat British 21st seed Edmund 6-4 6-4, while Luxemburg's 24th seed Giles Muller was upset by Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-3 7-5. Read More »

India's Solar Financing May Have Peaked For Now at $10B in 2017

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Indian solar sector attracted over United States dollars 10 billion investment in 2017 as compared to USD 4 billion in the previous year, clean energy research firm Mercom Capital said today. The new global organization aims to accelerate the deployment of solar energy in 121 sun-rich countries situated between the Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn. Read More »

QB Case Keenum plans to sign with Broncos

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Keenum went 11-3 with 3,547 yards passing, 22 touchdowns and seven interceptions and threw that last-second heave to Stephon Diggs to stun the New Orleans Saints 29-24 in the playoffs. Keenum's arrival means Paxton Lynch is expected to return as a backup with competition from Chad Kelly and a potential draft choice - that has not been ruled out - as Denver plans on trading Trevor Siemian . Read More »

Superb Dzeko goal sends Roma into quarter-finals

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Ukrainian side Shakhtar saw their 2-1 first-leg lead cancelled out by Edin Dzeko's strike as Roma reached the last eight for the first time in 10 years via the away goal rule. Shakhtar were unlucky not to get an away goal of their own early on when Roma's Alessandro Florenzi nearly headed an in-swinging free-kick into his own net with a glancing clearance. Read More »

Albert Wilson intends to sign with Dolphins

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For his career, Wilson has 124 catches for 1,544 yards and seven touchdowns in 55 games. Over his nine year career, Amendola has caught 426 passes for 4109 yards and 19 touchdowns. He also attended Port St. Lucie High School in Florida. Timmons went AWOL on the eve of last year's opener, was briefly suspended and played poorly when he returned. Read More »

Manchester United's Michael Carrick confirms retirement at end of season

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With United out of contention in the Premier League , their sole chances of winning any silverware in Carrick's final season lie in the UEFA Champions League and the FA Cup. "But, yeah, it's looking likely ". "I'm totally fine now, took a bit of time to get over". On his heart problem, he added: "It started in the Burton game and then happened again in training". Read More »

Championship round-up: Aston Villa slip to shock defeat against QPR

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The Bluebirds have a tough week ahead with visits to Brentford and Derby County to negotiate, but they need just three points between the two games to ensure they head into the global break with second place still in their grip. "I fancied us to give a good account of ourselves and win the game and it's not happened". Therefore, it's down to the players to get the fans onside quickly and a fast start could ensure the ground is bouncing again. Read More »

Cousins Plans to Sign with Vikings Thursday

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With Cousins, the Vikings are getting one of the more prolific quarterbacks in the NFL . Quarterback Kirk Cousins after the Minnesota Vikings defeated the Washington Redskins . Cousins had been connected to several teams in the weeks before free agency, including the Denver Broncos , New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals . Read More »

Hampton Roads duo drives Radford to first ever NCAA tournament win

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Each team committed 15 turnovers. -Brooklyn Coach Derek Kellogg said of Radford . After a first-round win over Lafayette, the Wildcats fell to No. 9 seed North Carolina State, 71-68, in the second round. UCLA (21-12) bristled at having to play in the First Four for the first time in its history - the Bruins have been to 18 Final Fours. They had trouble making shots against the Bonnies' zone defense and had 20 turnovers, a disappointing ending to a season that started with an worldwide ... Read More »

McLeish call-ups boost for Scotland youths, says Gemmill

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Gemmill will have to do without both players for the forthcoming European Under-21 Championship qualifier against Andorra but is confident they are up to making the next step in worldwide football. "He was progressively getting chances to play". "It is a real motivation for all the players to continue their progression". Scotland Under-21 star Oli McBurnie - now on loan at Barnsley from Swansea - and Aberdeen's Scott McKenna have also been named for the first time. Read More »

Vikings QB Case Keenum to sign with Broncos

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That amounts to $28 million per year . That could be a disappointing market for Cousins if he doesn't perform well in Minnesota, but if he finds success he could get even more. Prior to last season , Keenum had spent two up-and-down years with the Rams, where he compiled a 7-7 record as a starter. He threw for 4,093 yards last season with 27 touchdowns to 13 interceptions. Read More »

Bournemouth face winger woes ahead of Tottenham clash

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Chiellini claimed that Tottenham have a history of mental weakness in important games: "It's the history of Tottenham". "We will always have our own identity and the way we play", the Belgium worldwide told the Telegraph. The loss means Bournemouth remain three points off the relegation zone, and Howe is already looking forward to their crucial clash with the Premier League's bottom side West Brom at home on Saturday. Read More »

Jets Working On A Deal With Teddy Bridgewater

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It is still remarkable that he is still in the league and poised to become a starting quarterback again after a dislocated knee during training camp prior to the 2016 season nearly led to the amputation of his leg. McCown's season ended prematurely after suffering a fractured left (non-throwing) hand, which required surgery, in a Week 14 loss to the Denver Broncos . Read More »

Muhammad Wilkerson to sign with Green Bay Packers

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The defensive lineman is signing with the Green Bay Packers , NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported . Wilkerson is clearly betting on himself to rehab his value around the league by playing for a year under Packers defensive coordinator Mike Pettine, his coach in NY for the first two seasons of his NFL career. Read More »

Virginia's DeAndre Hunter to Miss NCAA Tournament After Suffering Wrist Injury

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At 6-7, 222 pounds, the freshman has the length to guard almost every position on the floor, and he was also a spot-up shooter averaging 38.2 percent shooting from beyond the arc. He also had 22 points in a victory at Miami on February 18. On March 1 at Louisville, Hunter's game-winning 3-pointer that banked off the glass from almost 30 feet away from the basket at the buzzer propelled U.Va.to a 67-66 victory. Read More »

Spurs sweat over Kane amid reports of lengthy absence

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Kane turned his ankle in a challenge with Asmir Begovic. Harry Kane is out until May and faces a desperate battle to be fully fit for the World Cup . Meanwhile, the report claims that he will miss four Premier League fixtures, Saturday's FA Cup quarter-final clash against Swansea and the semi-final if they beat Carlos Carvalhal's outfit. Read More »

Eagles release veteran TE Brent Celek

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The Philadelphia Eagles released tight end Brent Celek , the team announced Tuesday. His teammates and fans were sad to see the longest-tenured player go. Johnson, slated to have a cap hit of over $12 million in 2018-19, will now have one just under $ 5 million due to Howie Roseman's magical cap structuring talents. Read More »

Roger Federer continues hot form, downs Federico Delbonis at Indian Wells

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Federer stressed it was always going to be hard for the six-time Australian victor to impress on his return from injury, which is why the 36-year-old was not surprised following Djokovic's struggle in Indian Wells . Djokovic took six months off after Wimbledon past year and returned at January's Australian Open, where he lost in the fourth round. And with 40-Love, you know, I just - I lost that point. Read More »

The Celtics Are Reportedly Unsure Whether Marcus Smart Will Return This Season

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ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported it first, noting the injury was being called a sprain but was still under scrutiny. Charania reports Smart will seek second opinions on his injury, so his timeline for recovery is undetermined. Smart will head to the Big Apple to have another examination done on his right thumb, according to NBA.com's David Aldridge. The severity of Smart's injury is uncertain and the team is not sure how much time he will miss. Read More »

De Boer is worst manager in history-Mourinho

De Boer, who was sacked as Palace manager last September after failing to muster a goal or a point over the course of four games in charge, said it was a "pity" the 20-year-old had Mourinho as a manager, as the Portuguese would deny him the game time he required. Read More »

OT Cordy Glenn Traded to Bengals; Bills Swap 1st-Round Draft Picks

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Using a conventional draft trade value chart, the Bills could package the Bengals' first-round pick and the No. 22 selection (acquired a year ago from Kansas City) to move as high as No. Before the trade, the Bengals had over $30 million to spend this offseason, however, they only intended on spending about $15 million. It made Glenn expendable enough that Buffalo was willing to eat a fairly sizable amount of dead cap. Read More »

Eagles to sign Pro Bowl DT Haloti Ngata

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Ngata won't have to play a heavy snap count in Philadelphia, so if he can play at (or near) that level of production, he'll be a valuable defensive line piece. Ngata had spent the last three seasons in Detroit. Ngata, 34, is a five-time Pro Bowl selection who has played for the Baltimore Ravens and Detroit Lions . Read More »