January 24, 2018

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Former Cowboys star Drew Pearson trolls Eagles fans

Pearson seemingly taunted the Philadelphia fans while he shouted over them and rattled off the Cowboys' achievements. He was only getting started. He even thanked the Philly fans for helping kick-start his career. He pumped his fist as he screamed that he was representing the "five-time Super Bowl champion Dallas Cowboys and Hall of Fame owner Jerry Jones". He raised his fist in the arm, waved to fans and did a slight bow while flashing a huge smile as he walked off stage. Read More »

Broncos Draft FSU All-American DeMarcus Walker In Second Round


After he was selected by the Broncos, Walker tweeted: "8 rushers got picked before me". "But you know, he started moving him around and he started going down the stairs and I was thinking, he's so nervous, I hope he doesn't trip. "We just looked at DeMarcus' production - (26.5) sacks the last two years - and the energy with which he plays the game, the hustle he plays with". There's still growth to be made as a pass protector and disciplined player, he said, but the ceiling is high. Read More »

Green Bay Packers sign offensive lineman Jahri Evans


Evans has shown in the past to be a valuable player making six straight Pro Bowls from 2009-2014. He has missed only seven games in his 11-year National Football League career. They made a few splashes in the free agency market but also lost some key guys from their 2016 playoff push. Evans is a veteran guard than can fill a major need for the Packers. Read More »

Nadal on course for 10th Barcelona crown

There was an element of misfortune for Zeballos as Nadal secured the crucial break on the back of a lucky net cord, but the nine-time champion would not be denied and a jovial Zeballos was satisfied to take an on-court selfie home with him as a memento after being beaten. Read More »

Projected First-Round NFL Draft Prospect Gareon Conley Accused of Rape


The alleged victim claims that Conley asked her to have "a foursome", but that she declined and offered to watch the other couple have sex in the hotel bathroom, according to TMZ Sports. In the morning, but once police arrived Conley was not at the scene nor the hotel. She made a decision to leave her friends and go with Conley back to his room. Read More »

Smith commits to IL


The Illinois men's basketball program still hasn't played a game with Brad Underwood on the sidelines, but Illini Nation has a renewed sense of pride today. But a win for Underwood would be an early statement for a new regime. Smith heard the pitch from a pair of blue bloods and a perennial Big Ten title contender. Read More »

Senators aim for more of same vs. Bruins

At the other end, Rask was fortunate when a blast by Mike Hoffman, seeking his third goal of the game, rang off the iron. Craig Anderson made 26 saves for Ottawa and Tuukka Rask had 25 saves in the Boston net. The first two games have served notice to the Senators that if they thought the Bruins were going to back down because they're now without four of their blueliners - Torey Krug , Brandon Carlo , Colin Miller and Adam McQuaid, who left Saturday - then Ottawa players can certainly ... Read More »

Walcott gets nod ahead of Giroud as Arsenal take on Leicester

Arsenal have been in stuttering form in the Premier League in recent weeks and have dropped down into seventh place in the table. The France forward has made only eight Premier League starts this season, scoring nine goals and there has been talk the 30-year-old may look to move on, despite only renewing his contract in January. Read More »

Tigers score 9 in 5th, rout Mariners 19-9


The Kansas State product allowed seven runs on seven hits in just two innings of work. "Don't have a choice", manager Brad Ausmus said of playing with a makeshift lineup. Seager hustled home with what would be the winning run. Cishek hopes to be return to Seattle's bullpen in early May. The over/under total for the game is listed at 8.5 runs. Read More »

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

The two-time Daytona 500 victor set an afternoon news conference with team owner Rick Hendrick to discuss his decision. "Earnhardt, who will turn 43 in October, made his first career Cup Series start on May 30, 1999, at Charlotte Motor Speedway". Read More »

Dodgers call up former Drillers prospect Cody Bellinger


One of the best power prospects in baseball, Bellinger was also one of the top defensive first basemen in the minors. Bellinger is a natural first baseman, but the Dodgers have worked him in the outfield since Single-A. While likely Bellinger transitions to first later, he'll get most of his time in the outfield as long as Adrian Gonzalez is healthy. "Great coaching staff and great players, so I'm just trying to show them what I can do". Read More »

Saints, RB Adrian Peterson Nearing Deal

He visited one team, the New Orleans Saints, earlier in free agency. He went on Twitter to refute an ESPN report that one reason he hasn't signed is because he was asking for more than $8 million for next season. "It's a big thing, of course". That's two opportunities to land an impact player who could help the team immediately for multiple seasons under a rookie contract. Read More »

MacArthur scores for Senators in OT to eliminate Boston


BOSTON (AP) - Clarke MacArthur spent nearly two full seasons recovering from a concussion, wondering if he would ever be able to return to the Senators. I think every game was a one-goal game, so it was a hard-fought series and just didn't go out way. "I was just at the tail end of it", Kuraly said. Read More »

Mini marvel Kante is a huge influence at Chelsea


Kante has been instrumental to Premier League leaders Chelsea's hopes of winning the title and Puel said it has been harder for ninth-placed Southampton to play without Romeu. And when Kante was exposed by Mesut Ozil in Arsenal's 3-0 win in September, Wenger may have thought he was correct. However the Chelsea manager went on to suggest Kante's passing has improved, with the France global displaying a better ability at getting the ball forward. Read More »

Arsenal's season a disappointment without Champions League - Cech

I am very disappointed. Asked if he thought the ball had stayed in play, Toure said: "Definitely, and it was a penalty and something more". A defeat for City at the hands of the 20-time English champions could see them drop to the fifth place, allowing United to make it to into the top four for the first time this calendar year. Read More »

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Rockets 115-113


During this 82-game season, I've noticed during some of OKC's games, that some centers and power-forwards of the Thunder would move out of the way for Westbrook to pad his stats. 21. However, these slow starts must end in Game 4. He scored 44 points on 21 shots and 18 made free throws, tying a franchise postseason record for points off of free throws. Read More »

Clarke MacArthur: Sens' Clarke MacArthur eliminates BOS in OT

The Black and Gold won seven of its first eight and 12 of its first 15 under Cassidy, finishing the regular season 18-8-1 under his watch. At times , Rask was magnificent, keeping the Boston Bruins hopes alive. So, I'm proud of the players. There were portions of Game 5 where the Bruins looked more determined and Ottawa didnt have a response. With David Pastrnak in the penalty box for interfering with Clarke MacArthur, MacArthur scored at 6:30 of overtime to lift the Ottawa Senators to ... Read More »

Blues bring Stastny back at center for Game 5 vs. Wild


Paul Stastny scored in the 3rd. Running the table to a historic series victory remains a long shot, although the Wild's odds improved substantially after their 2-0 victory Wednesday night in St. But keep in mind, this was all based on practice lines. "The biggest thing for me right now is to talk to (Stastny) and see how he's feeling". “When you have someone down and you have a chance to step on him, you step on him, ” Babcock said. Read More »

EPL 2016/17: Liverpool 1-2 Crystal Palace, 5 talking points


Benteke, who left Merseyside for Selhurst Park last summer, grabbed what proved to be the victor on 74 minutes with a poacher's header from close range after Liverpool had failed to clear a corner. Sam Allardyce has set Crystal Palace the target of a minimum of three points from the coming week in the belief that will be enough to finally secure their Premier League status. Read More »

Perfect 10 for Monte Carlo master Nadal


Another break for 5-1 and Nadal had the first set in his sights, and after just 30 wminutes, even given a time-violation warning, Nadal had got a grip on the match 6-1. Ramos-Vinolas enjoyed a good week on the shores of Monte Carlo as he defeated top-seeded Andy Murray and fifth-seeded Marin Cilic on his way to the final. Read More »

IPL 2017: Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Daredevils by 14 runs

Delhi Daredevils (DD ) rode on an excellent bowling effort to restrict an in-form Mumbai Indians to 142/8 in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 tie at a jampacked Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday. Mumbai Indians on the other hand consolidated their position at the top with sixth win in a row. Rahul Tripathi (59) and Dhoni (61*) formed the backbone of Pune's run chase. Read More »

Celtics face must-win situation against Bulls

The 2017 NBA Playoffs first round matchup between the Eastern Conference's first-seed, Boston Celtics and eighth-seed, Chicago Bulls continued on Tuesday night. "But we've been outplayed in the first two games". Grant has a net rating of -9.7 in 27 minutes, and Carter-Williams has played just 4 total minutes in the series . Read More »

Carolina Panthers GM talks NFL Draft, 2017 schedule


But if teams are comfortable with his injury history, John Ross could end up being a Top 15 or even Top 10 pick in the NFL Draft. Gettleman said he would not take a running back in the first round unless he thought that player could play all three downs. Read More »