President Donald Trump tweets support for US-led World Cup bid

The vote to award the 2026 event takes place on 13 June in Moscow at world governing body Fifa's annual congress. The U.S. has officially bid for the tournament, and it is facing stiffer-than-expected competition from Morocco . Mr Le Graet said this... More..

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SDSU's Rashaad Penny drafted by Seattle Seahawks
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

SDSU's Rashaad Penny drafted by Seattle Seahawks

By comparison, Seattle's 2010-12 drafts - the first three under general manager John Schneider and coach Pete Carroll - produced six Pro Bowl players who finished last season with the Seahawks. He also added 23...More..

Jets, Bills finally appear to have franchise QB in making
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Jets, Bills finally appear to have franchise QB in making

There were many rumors leading up to the draft that the Cleveland Browns were considering Darnold with the first pick, but they chose Baker Mayfield instead. Darnold can win the job, but he doesn't have t...More..

Patriots interest in Lamar Jackson appears to be genuine
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Patriots interest in Lamar Jackson appears to be genuine

Wynn called himself a "relentless finisher" and said he takes pride in being able to play either guard or tackle. In some mock drafts, Jackson will go from being a member of the Cardinals at the University of...More..

Police arrest 2 on suspicion of attempted murder before Liverpool-Roma game
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Police arrest 2 on suspicion of attempted murder before Liverpool-Roma game

Supporters welcome the team bus. A friend of Mr Cox, Damien O'Reilly, a councillor in Co Meath, described him as a role model and cornerstone of the community and heavily involved in local Gaelic football. Th...More..

Raiders trade down before taking tackle Kolton Miller
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Raiders trade down before taking tackle Kolton Miller

R.J. White: A 247Sports four-star recruit out of Roseville, Calif., Miller redshirted in 2014 before making five starts in his freshman season. Left tackle Donald Penn, meanwhile, is about to turn 35 and return...More..

Patriots to draft Lamar Jackson? It will take trade
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Patriots to draft Lamar Jackson? It will take trade

The Ravens can create $18.5 million in cap space in 2019 by designating him as a post-June 1 cut. Hurst also has tremendous blocking ability and should give Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco an extra blocker an...More..

NFL Draft: Notre Dame's Mike McGlinchey Drafted By 49ers
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

NFL Draft: Notre Dame's Mike McGlinchey Drafted By 49ers

The 49ers, who have immediate needs at edge rusher, inside linebacker and cornerback, also chose to pass on top prospects at those positions of need in order to add talent at a tackle position that will need to...More..

Lions draft Arkansas center Ragnow No. 20 overall
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Lions draft Arkansas center Ragnow No. 20 overall

Detroit plays host to the Vikings on December 30. "To be honest, I was pretty surprised", Ragnow said of going to the Lions. The ones who did think Quinn would take an offensive lineman had Will Hernandez, ...More..

Cardinals QB Josh Rosen 'motivated beyond words' after being drafted by Arizona
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Cardinals QB Josh Rosen 'motivated beyond words' after being drafted by Arizona

Later that evening, Rosen explained why. "I thought I should have been picked at 1, 2 or 3, and I was pissed". "One, two and three went by and it just kind of was a blur after that". Sam Bradford was signed ...More..

Alexis Sanchez and Romelu Lukaku hit the gym on Thursday afternoon
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Alexis Sanchez and Romelu Lukaku hit the gym on Thursday afternoon

Alexis Sanchez is working exhausting within the fitness center as he will get able to face his outdated Arsenal team-mates for the primary time since becoming a member of Manchester United . The transfer wi...More..

Dez rejects multiyear offer from Ravens, prefers 1-year prove-it deal
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Dez rejects multiyear offer from Ravens, prefers 1-year prove-it deal

They have a history of trading down in this position, so, we asked Mickey Spagnola if he's expecting Dallas to make a move this year. Goodell's six-game suspension for Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (...More..

Washington Redskins draft former Alabama star Da'Ron Payne at No. 13
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Washington Redskins draft former Alabama star Da'Ron Payne at No. 13

The Washington Redskins took the the Crimson Tide defensive lineman with the 13th overall pick in the National Football League draft Thursday night, one year after their first two draft picks were former Alab...More..

NFL Draft 2018: Tremaine Edmunds a questionable pick by Bills
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

NFL Draft 2018: Tremaine Edmunds a questionable pick by Bills

The 6-foot-5, 253-pound Edmunds was an All-American for the Hokies last year who had 226 tackles, 35 tackles for a loss and 10 tackles for a loss in his three-year Virginia Tech career. Edmunds is the new breed...More..

NFL Draft trade roundup: Cardinals trade up to get Josh Rosen
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

NFL Draft trade roundup: Cardinals trade up to get Josh Rosen

Then the Packers moved up to No. 18 and also received the No. 248 pick in the seventh round and gave Seattle the No. 27 pick, a third-rounder (No. 76) and a sixth-rounder (No. 27 pick and a third rounder. Ale...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

NFL Draft: Bradley Chubb means Denver Broncos banking on defense again

Chubb is likely the first of several NC State players that will hear their names called over the next two days. However, with North Carolina State edge rusher Bradley Chubb taking a bit of a slide, it appea...More..

NFL Draft: Dolphins nab versatile DB Minkah Fitzpatrick with No. 11 pick
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

NFL Draft: Dolphins nab versatile DB Minkah Fitzpatrick with No. 11 pick

Though he was listed as a safety for Alabama, Fitzpatrick played cornerback as well. "Most teams know I can play the nickel spot, so whether it's corner and nickel or safety and nickel, either one is a combinat...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Raiders land WR Bryant in trade with Steelers

The Steelers now appear open to a trade for the wide receiver at the right price, with Dan Graziano of ESPN reporting that the team has been "quietly listening to offers". Bryant made 50 catches, fourth on the ...More..

Instant Analysis: Saints find Cam Jordan bookend in Marcus Davenport
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Instant Analysis: Saints find Cam Jordan bookend in Marcus Davenport

Last year was his most productive year when he recorded 8.5 sacks. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported the Saints , who own the 27th overall pick, are considering a "big leap" in Round 1. But his dr...More..

National Basketball Association veteran Bogut to return home to play in Sydney
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

National Basketball Association veteran Bogut to return home to play in Sydney

He said it was the "world class negotiations" of the Kings that sealed the deal, despite heavy interest from hometown club Melbourne United, the reigning champions. Bogut was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks a...More..

Wyoming's Josh Allen drafted seventh overall by the Buffalo Bills
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Wyoming's Josh Allen drafted seventh overall by the Buffalo Bills

The big-armed pivot may be the most polarizing prospect in the draft. Josh Allen does not believe his NFL Draft position will be affected by the appearance of insensitive tweets sent from his Twitter acco...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Baker Mayfield is Older than the Other Quarterback Prospects, Does It Matter?

Darnold's a jock who wants to be a great football player. Allen has said every quarterback has to believe he's the best because that confidence is the cornerstone of a successful pro career. This year, it...More..

Warriors' Stephen Curry resumes full practice, may play Saturday
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Warriors' Stephen Curry resumes full practice, may play Saturday

Warriors star Stephen Curry hasn't logged a minute since suffering a knee injury on March 23, but he could be returning in time for the next round of playoff action. The Pelicans will present a different, fast...More..

QB Josh Allen Apologizes for Racist Tweets
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

QB Josh Allen Apologizes for Racist Tweets

In the tweets, which have since been deleted, Allen repeatedly uses the N-word, and in one response to the question "Why are you so white?", replies: "If it ain't white, it ain't right!" Carried out by Yahoo...More..

Tiger Woods Commits to Play in Next Week's Wells Fargo Championship
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Tiger Woods Commits to Play in Next Week's Wells Fargo Championship

Time to get back to work at @ WellsFargoGolf and @THEPLAYERSChamp. "We don't know right now (if Woods will play)", Steinberg told the website. The 42-year-old golfer played in The Masters, and finished with ...More..

by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Jerry Jones: Cowboys don't expect to find 'pure' replacement for Bryant

There was some reported interest by the Ravens , but they opted to sign former Saints receiver Willie Snead eliminating them as a potential suitor. "We, actually, in general know right now that and have kn...More..

by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Yawkey Way outside Fenway Park renamed over allegations of namesake's racism

Jersey Street was renamed to Yawkey Way in 1977 after Red Sox owner and philanthropist Tom Yawkey died. Yawkey Way will again be Jersey Street. "Restoring the Jersey Street name", the team has said in a st...More..

Liverpool v Roma: Italian men charged over Anfield violence
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Liverpool v Roma: Italian men charged over Anfield violence

Violence broke out shortly before kick-off when Roma fans ambushed Liverpool supporters in clashes which one witness said felt "like a bit of a riot". "I had chose to set up this page to help raise funds to c...More..

I have an offer 'I can't refuse' (please be Arsenal) — LVG
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

I have an offer 'I can't refuse' (please be Arsenal) — LVG

The Chilean joined Manchester United in January from Arsenal in a swap deal that saw Henrikh Mkhitaryan move to Arsenal. Mourinho succeeded Louis Van Gaal and led United to the Europa League, League Cup and...More..

Steven Gerrard being 'considered' for Rangers job
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Steven Gerrard being 'considered' for Rangers job

At times, particularly in the second half, Gers played some excellent football in an attacking sense, causing Hearts no end of problems. "That is very hard as a coach". The whisper on the wind this morning is t...More..

Vettel, Hamilton set for new street scrap
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Vettel, Hamilton set for new street scrap

The Italian outfit took victories in Australia and Bahrain, which sees Vettel leading the championship from Hamilton by nine points as a clever strategy saw Red Bull win in China. "It's just a battle, just work...More..

Egyptian King Salah threatens Messi, Ronaldo Ballon d'Or stranglehold
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Egyptian King Salah threatens Messi, Ronaldo Ballon d'Or stranglehold

The Egyptian has scored 43 goals in all competitions, with his latest two coming against his former employers in the semi-final of the Champions League . Salah then explained that there was a lot of pressure o...More..

Baker Mayfield recreates classic Brett Favre draft photo
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Baker Mayfield recreates classic Brett Favre draft photo

The Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback from Oklahoma on Wednesday night posted an insanely good recreation of a photo of Brett Favre from the 1991 National Football League draft. Baker Mayfield and his fam...More..

Ricciardo's Massive Contract Demands to Ferrari, Mercedes Revealed
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Ricciardo's Massive Contract Demands to Ferrari, Mercedes Revealed

Ricciardo, the six-time Formula 1 race victor who has driven for the team since the 2014 season after spending two seasons driving for the Red Bull Racing junior team, Scuderia Toro Rosso, as a full-time dr...More..

Independent review says tennis faces 'serious integrity problem' with betting
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Independent review says tennis faces 'serious integrity problem' with betting

Detection is hard, not least because at many lower level matches there are no spectators and inadequate facilities to protect players from potential corruptors. The review panel of three prominent lawyers found...More..

Wild will not renew EVP, GM Chuck Fletcher's contract
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Wild will not renew EVP, GM Chuck Fletcher's contract

Craig Leipold, Zach Parise , Ryan Suter , Chuck Fletcher and Mike Yeo of the Minnesota Wild pose for pictures during a press conference on July 9, 2012 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. Dubnyk wo...More..

by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Only 2 car models to remain at Ford's North American dealerships

Fiat Chrysler did away with the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 more than a year ago. Ford said the only cars it will keep in North America beyond their current generations are the Mustang and the Focus Ac...More..

Another massive third quarter lifts Rockets past Timberwolves into second round
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Another massive third quarter lifts Rockets past Timberwolves into second round

The Wizards defeated the Raptors 106-98 in Game 4. Had Butler not suffered the torn meniscus in his right knee in the first game after the all-star break, the Timberwolves likely would have finished as a top-...More..

Golfer Stacks It After Coming A Cropper With Two Geese During Tournament
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Golfer Stacks It After Coming A Cropper With Two Geese During Tournament

He didn't stand a chance, especially when he's trying to evade the goose with a loaded golf bag on his back. So this momentous trio of photographs showing a Canada goose absolutely trucking a high school golf...More..

Liverpool fan fighting for his life after assault by Roma fans
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Liverpool fan fighting for his life after assault by Roma fans

Messi is nearly certain to win a La Liga and Copa del Rey double and Ronaldo could lead Real Madrid to a third consecutive Champions League after another bucketload of goals this season. At this rate, the...More..

S/Africa: Caster Semenya to be 'forced' to take medication to slow her?
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

S/Africa: Caster Semenya to be 'forced' to take medication to slow her?

England's Daily Mail website reported on Wednesday that the world athletics governing body was planning to change the rules regarding athletes with this condition. Semenya, 27, has lived with this debate ev...More..

Wall: 'We love our chances' at forcing Game 7
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Wall: 'We love our chances' at forcing Game 7

Game 6 will be played at Capital One Arena in Washington on Friday night, with the Wizards facing elimination. Minnesota allowed 50 points in the third quarter of Game 4, and the Rockets built an insurmountab...More..

New Orleans Pelicans Sweep Portland Trail Blazers
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

New Orleans Pelicans Sweep Portland Trail Blazers

There is much optimism for this young team. Only a half-dozen or so teams have max-level space this season, and most won't pursue Cousins at that level, sources say. Had Cousins never suffered this injury, it...More..

Westbrook scores 45 as Thunder stay alive vs. Jazz
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Westbrook scores 45 as Thunder stay alive vs. Jazz

Anthony, Westbrook, and Paul George are touted as the Big Three in Oklahoma. Utah opened the second half on an 8-1 run to go up 64-42, and Crowder's 3-pointer made it 71-46 with 8:34 left in the third quarter...More..

IPL: Kiwi Corey Anderson plundered by Dhoni as Super Kings win
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

IPL: Kiwi Corey Anderson plundered by Dhoni as Super Kings win

However, the visitors bounced right back into the game as Dwayne Bravo removed Quinton de Kock for 53. However, with Dhoni and Rayudu's match-winning knocks, CSK chased down the target with two balls to spa...More..

Former WWE Superstar Backstage At SmackDown, Karl Anderson Comments On AJ Styles
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Former WWE Superstar Backstage At SmackDown, Karl Anderson Comments On AJ Styles

However, there is now a very strong chance that we could possibly witness a feud between The Bar and The New Day, upon Sheamus and Cesaro's official TV debuts on Smackdown Live . "The Princess of Staten Island...More..

Andrew Miller Exits vs. Cubs After Suffering Leg Injury
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Andrew Miller Exits vs. Cubs After Suffering Leg Injury

St. Louis held a three-run lead after four innings and led by one after five. Four of the hits he allowed were home runs. The Cubs pounded out 15 hits, and Happ and Tommy La Stella joined Schwarber in driving...More..

Deontay Wilder offers Anthony Joshua $50 million for fight
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Deontay Wilder offers Anthony Joshua $50 million for fight

Wilder's promoter Shelly Finkel gave Joshua and his camp until the end of the day Thursday to accept the offer. Wilder also says that "the money is in the bag", suggesting that Wilder and his team have matche...More..

Woman who accused 49ers' Reuben Foster of domestic violence recants story
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Woman who accused 49ers' Reuben Foster of domestic violence recants story

Attorney Stephanie Rickard, representing Elissa Ennis, issued a release that said Ennis' allegation that Foster dragged her by her hair and punched her in the head eight to 10 times, resulting in bruises and a...More..

Why LaVar Ball Pulls Sons LiAngelo, LaMelo From Lithuania Basketball Team Early
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Why LaVar Ball Pulls Sons LiAngelo, LaMelo From Lithuania Basketball Team Early

LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball ended their run with Vytautas with two games left in the season, and had the approval of the team, according to Haynes. " We're not going to waste our time no more ", Ball reporte...More..