National Football League wild card weekend part two open thread

Life comes at you fast. The Saints are also the first team to beat an opponent three times in the same season since the 2009 Dallas Cowboys did it against Philadelphia. Probably, but that's not how Sean Payton and Drew Brees operate. They have th... More..

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EurAsia Cup set to get underway in Shah Alam
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

EurAsia Cup set to get underway in Shah Alam

Woods's experience of playing in the Ryder Cup and being the vice-captain at events like Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup, were what he was looking for and this week that could well be put into use. "I played the R...More..

Jon Gruden denies he was offered an ownership stake in Raiders
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jon Gruden denies he was offered an ownership stake in Raiders

Gruden initially discussed rumors on Wednesday during ESPN's Golic and Wingo talk show, saying that "there's a good chance" he'll take up a job for the Oakland Raiders as head coach of the team. "If I have ...More..

Hosmer has an Offer from the Royals
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Hosmer has an Offer from the Royals

The Boston Red Sox opened the offseason with conversations with Hosmer's representatives but opted to re-sign Mitch Moreland instead of entering the Hosmer bidding. The St. Louis Cardinals could also be in th...More..

Michel, Georgia wouldn't give up in wild Rose Bowl
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Michel, Georgia wouldn't give up in wild Rose Bowl

He threw for only 87 yards in the second half, and wasn't the same Mayfield everyone saw in the first. Then, even after the Bulldogs flipped a switch to turn off the faucet, the Sooners found a way to put tog...More..

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara slip in Test rankings after Cape Town defeat
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Virat Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara slip in Test rankings after Cape Town defeat

India's Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma have also lost ground. India hopes are high to win the series. Vijay was 30th after dropping five places, while Dhawan occupied the 33rd spot. "Our bowling ...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Mohamed Salah Reacts To Insane Real Madrid Transfer Rumour

Today, Liverpool have held talks with Dani Ceballos ... Coutinho's response said: "Thanks amigo you are great. pleasure [to] have played with you". The Merseysiders have money to spend following Coutinh...More..

Jeremy Pruitt to Receive Huge Bonus for Winning National Title
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jeremy Pruitt to Receive Huge Bonus for Winning National Title

You know, what you nearly feel like is, 'Sitting here working on this game. For Tennessee, it's been building a staff - that at this point is mostly filled out but is "still a work in progress" - and catching...More..

About Last Night | Wolves Light Up Thunder
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

About Last Night | Wolves Light Up Thunder

It also teases a potential Kevin Durant vs. Who is the youngest? Then the Wolves beat New Orleans at home and led by as many as 34 points, a season-high mark to that point. Russell Westbrook showdown in the...More..

Cape Town Test: Rain washes out day three
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Cape Town Test: Rain washes out day three

India's batsmen also struggled on the green surface in Cape Town . A middle-order century stand between AB de Villiers (65) and Faf du Plessis (62), and a lower-order rally pushed the South Africans near to 3...More..

January 11 is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

January 11 is National Human Trafficking Awareness Day

This gives them a wider customer base and greater protection. It hides in the shadows of fancy hotels, office buildings and popular suburbs. What can ordinary citizens do to help stop modern day slavery in ou...More..

Barcelona sign Colombia defender Yerry Mina from Palmeiras
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Barcelona sign Colombia defender Yerry Mina from Palmeiras

The 33-year-old Argentine has started only six games this season and already announced his intention to leave the club a few months ago. "The cost of the transfer is €11.8m". "He will bring a physical presence ...More..

Manchester United preparing to hijack any Liverpool bid for Christian Pulisic
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Manchester United preparing to hijack any Liverpool bid for Christian Pulisic

Klopp, who coached Dortmund from 2008-15, oversaw Pulisic's early development before taking the Liverpool job in October 2016, eight months into the American's tenure in Germany. "How they grow their youth play...More..

Dion Waiters Expected to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Injured Ankle
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Dion Waiters Expected to Undergo Season-Ending Surgery on Injured Ankle

Waiters , who hasn't played since December 22, said last month he was aiming to delay surgery until the offseason after forgoing the option to have a procedure over the summer. Waiters re-injured the ankle thi...More..

Status Orange Fog Warning Extended
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Status Orange Fog Warning Extended

This warning will be valid from 3:00pm tomorrow (Friday, January 12) until 12:00pm on Saturday, January 13. "Fog will persist in some parts of Northern Ireland during Thursday afternoon, thickening up towards...More..

Lineups: Iowa at IL, 7 pm today
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Lineups: Iowa at IL, 7 pm today

All in all, the conditions could be better. "It hasn't affected me, but everyone else has had something, from our secretary to (strength and conditioning coach) Adam Fletcher". Iowa's in the same boat as IL in ...More..

DeAndre Jordan dunked on Skal Labissiere so hard that he injured himself
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

DeAndre Jordan dunked on Skal Labissiere so hard that he injured himself

The game will be the first of a home-and-home series with the rematch at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Saturday. Griffin and Jordan are close friends on the team, so it's no surprise that Griffin wants him...More..

Vitor Belfort to retire after this weekend's UFC event
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Vitor Belfort to retire after this weekend's UFC event

The pair are scheduled to meet in the penultimate bout of the night at UFC Fight Night 124 , which will be headlined by a featherweight fight between Jeremy Stephens and Doo Ho Choi. The doctor stopped the f...More..

Sam Allardyce Confirms Everton Negotiations For Arsenal Star
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Sam Allardyce Confirms Everton Negotiations For Arsenal Star

Allardyce included Walcott in his plans during his short spell as England manager and would be delighted to coach him again at Goodison Park but the Everton boss didn't want to be too optimistic until a deal ...More..

Tres Tinkle scores 18, but Oregon State falls at Arizona
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Tres Tinkle scores 18, but Oregon State falls at Arizona

Payton Pritchard scored 18 points and hit two free throws with 13.8 seconds as OR upset No. 11 Arizona State 76-72. Pickens, who came in 10 for 35 from three-point range this season, made seven of 10 three...More..

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey limited in practice
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey limited in practice

That was Week 5 in the season. That's the fewest passing yards allowed in a playoff game with 35-plus attempts since the Giants' Kerry Collins had 112 yards on 39 attempts in a 34-7 loss to the Ravens in Super ...More..

Ohio State WR Parris Campbell Announces NFL Draft Decision
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Ohio State WR Parris Campbell Announces NFL Draft Decision

In returning to Ohio State, Campbell helps bolster a Buckeyes receiving corps that will aim to make a seamless transition for J.T. Barrett's successor at quarterback. Instead, he'll return to the Buckeyes after...More..

Vegas Golden Knights issued a sarcastic response to Army's trademark claim
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Vegas Golden Knights issued a sarcastic response to Army's trademark claim

Military Academy who had spoken openly of taking inspiration from the Army for his new squad's name and look. "They make at very least a prima facie case that the marks and colours were meant to conjure image...More..

Man City boss Guardiola breaks another Premier League record with top award
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Man City boss Guardiola breaks another Premier League record with top award

City's last league win at Anfield came nearly fifteen years ago while they have taken nothing at all from their last four visits though they face a side playing for the first time since selling Phillippe Cout...More..

Chelsea star on the verge of signing a new contract
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Chelsea star on the verge of signing a new contract

Chelsea's next match is a Premier League clash with Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. The Belgium worldwide has once again been one of the Blues' standout performers so far this campaign, scorin...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Manchester United in transfer talks with Paris Saint-Germain's Lucas Moura

Many have suggested that Lucas has only survived this long in Paris because of Neymar. Man United have been linked with a move for the Brazilian midfielder for some time, and reports keep coming out about the...More..

Wanda Nara posta su Instagram una foto hot di Icardi al mare
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Wanda Nara posta su Instagram una foto hot di Icardi al mare

Ecco il resort da sogno scelto da Mauro Icardi e Wanda Nara per le loro vacanze. Il Real Madrid vuole Mauro Icardi a gennaio! Il campionato di Serie A è in pausa e il famoso calciatore non è imp...More..

Crane named in England Test squad for tour of New Zealand
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Crane named in England Test squad for tour of New Zealand

The newly-appointed Lancashire captain made two T20 appearances against South Africa last summer to give him a first taste of global cricket after his impressive performances in the Specsavers County Champion...More..

Capello: Conte, Mourinho 'out of their minds'
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Capello: Conte, Mourinho 'out of their minds'

Conte is in his second season as Chelsea head coach, as Mourinho is at United. Conte has been widely expected to leave Chelsea at the end of the season, with a return to Italy or move to Paris Saint-Germa...More..

'Take a Knee' Protest Planned Ahead of Viking-Saints Playoff Game
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

'Take a Knee' Protest Planned Ahead of Viking-Saints Playoff Game

Sunday, Jordan mocked Panthers left tackle Matt Kalil, calling him "Speedbump McGee" after notching a sack and a key intentional grounding penalty late in the Saints' wild-card victory. I really enjoyed the tim...More..

Kyrie Irving Likes Instagram Video Of Furious LeBron James Ripping Into Cavs
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Kyrie Irving Likes Instagram Video Of Furious LeBron James Ripping Into Cavs

They absolutely should rejoice after dominating the Cavaliers , 133-99. But they need to keep things in perspective as well. LeBron James was not a happy camper on Thursday night. While it would be easy to...More..

Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Celta Vigo to reach quarter-finals
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Celta Vigo to reach quarter-finals

Barca's onslaught continued with goal number four on 31 minutes, as Luis Suarez pounced on a sloppy backpass from Pione Sisto to hammer a first-time finish beyond the reach of Alvarez. Luis Suarez made i...More..

Shurmur expected to be finalist for Cardinals head coaching job
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Shurmur expected to be finalist for Cardinals head coaching job

That is the NFL's best third-down defense in several years, dating at least back to 2002, according to statistics compiled by ESPN. The Saints with Payton and Brees seem to have more storylines going on. "I t...More..

Glenn Maxwell fans trash Aussie selectors following Cameron White's recall
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Glenn Maxwell fans trash Aussie selectors following Cameron White's recall

After earning a recall to the Australian ODI side, veteran all-rounder Cameron White has reiterated his desire to make maximum use of the opportunity handed to him by the selectors. "Now, it sort of seems lik...More..

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: Federer drawn against Bedene, Nadal meets Burgos
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: Federer drawn against Bedene, Nadal meets Burgos

The tournament, where all matches are first-to-10-points tie-breaks, also featured Rafael Nadal but doubt was cast over Stan Wawrinka's participation in the Australian Open when he pulled out. Federer ($2.7...More..

Wenger explains decision to bench Sanchez against Chelsea
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Wenger explains decision to bench Sanchez against Chelsea

London side Arsenal are reportedly lining up a former Real Madrid boss as a possible replacement for Arsene Wenger . I don't think a Man United player would (go out 48 hours before a game). "Did you see h...More..

Jazz's Rodney Hood Gets Ejected Then Slaps Phone Out Of Fan's Hand
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jazz's Rodney Hood Gets Ejected Then Slaps Phone Out Of Fan's Hand

He slapped hands with teammates along the Jazz bench as he headed toward the tunnel. Hood, who was sacked up in the moment, then took his aggressions out on the fan's phone. Bradley Beal made the technical fr...More..

No more East vs. West as National Basketball Association revamps All-Star Game format
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

No more East vs. West as National Basketball Association revamps All-Star Game format

Antetokounmpo held a slim 7,000 vote lead over James in the first returns but James has stormed back in this latest round of balloting. LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo remain the top two vote-gette...More..

Quique Sanchez Flores: Stoke want Espanyol's ex-Watford boss to replace Hughes
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Quique Sanchez Flores: Stoke want Espanyol's ex-Watford boss to replace Hughes

According to BBC Sport , Stoke have made Sánchez Flores their back-up target if a bid to bring in Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill fails, the main stumbling block to that eventuality being that O'Ne...More..

Le'Veon Bell says next year is 'irrelevant' after franchise tag comments
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Le'Veon Bell says next year is 'irrelevant' after franchise tag comments

Bell and the Steelers failed in attempts to reach terms on a multiyear extension earlier this year, so if he wanted to play, he had no choice but to abide by the terms of the franchise tag. In fact, he'd cons...More..

Norv Turner finalizing deal to become Panthers' offensive coordinator
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Norv Turner finalizing deal to become Panthers' offensive coordinator

Turner's son, Scott, an analyst who worked with quarterbacks at MI, also is coming to Carolina as the next position coach for, according to another source . A three-time former head coach and OC for the Cowboy...More..

Jacksonville Jaguars will repeat 2007 success against the Pittsburgh Steelers
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jacksonville Jaguars will repeat 2007 success against the Pittsburgh Steelers

He will go along with Le'Veon Bell , who was near the top of rushing yards in the league with 1,291 and 9 touchdowns. He added: "Preparing for these guys is never easy, they're the best defense in the league...More..

UCF fans troll Alabama with hilarious billboard in Tuscaloosa
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

UCF fans troll Alabama with hilarious billboard in Tuscaloosa

Alabama, who defeated Georgia 26-23 in overtime, claimed the College Football National Championship and were ranked first in the final AP and USA Today Coaches polls. And the Knights should be praised for their...More..

NBCU Predicts Super Bowl Programming Will Spur $500M in Ad Sales
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

NBCU Predicts Super Bowl Programming Will Spur $500M in Ad Sales

Sports said the Super Bowl was almost sold out, with prices expected to average more than $5 million per 30-second spot. Super Bowl advertisers haven't expressed concern about ratings declines for regular...More..

Playing In London On Irving's Bucket List
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Playing In London On Irving's Bucket List

Because I have never ever seen a player like that... Don't worry about LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers . "This is like a dream come true", said Brown , who actually had such a dream. It happe...More..

Djokovic Back, Set for Australian Open
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Djokovic Back, Set for Australian Open

Federer took his grand slam tally to 19 after extended rest breaks and Nadal, who enters his 18th season on the ATP tour, has also benefitted from carefully picking tournaments to preserve his fitness, somethin...More..

Vernon's Andrew Ebbett named to Canadian men's Olympic hockey team
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Vernon's Andrew Ebbett named to Canadian men's Olympic hockey team

Parenteau or goalie Barry Brust deserved spots on this team for South Korea next month. Mat Robinson and Chris Lee are the only players on Team Canada without previous National Hockey League experience. "Ther...More..

Alabama assistant joining Jon Gruden's Raiders staff
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Alabama assistant joining Jon Gruden's Raiders staff

With the Raiders descending so fast on a white candidate, the team is in hot water over whether it violated the "Rooney Rule". Ansley is no longer listed as a part of Alabama's coaching staff on the team's webs...More..

National Football League making 3 West Coast teams play London games in 2018
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

National Football League making 3 West Coast teams play London games in 2018

The 2018 slate represents a significant improvement on last year's games, which provided European fans with four one-sided affairs. Jacksonville will be the "home" team. So the good news for the Eagles and thei...More..

Lamborghini Urus makes way into India priced at Rs 3 crore
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Lamborghini Urus makes way into India priced at Rs 3 crore

The Urus measures over 5 meters in length, while the kerb weight is around 2200 kgs due to extensive use of aluminum in its construction. The overall styling of the Lamborghini Urus takes inspiration from...More..