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Edelman out for the season with complete ACL tear


The shifty slot receiver caught 98 passes for 1,106 yards and three touchdowns last season. His sharp route running skills have made him almost impossible to cover inside on option routes. WR Danny Amendola would also see a big boost in snaps. "Hopefully that's not the case, but, you know, we'll figure it out tomorrow". But the Pats have been smart enough to turn him into a part-time player recently to keep him contributing. Read More »

Northern Trust 2017: Jordan Spieth Takes 3-Stroke Lead After Strong Performance


European - John Daly rolled back the years with a 6-under 65 on a day of low scoring at the Made in Denmark tournament in Farso to sit three shots off the lead after the third round. England's Paul Casey (66), Spain's Jon Rahm (67) and Americans Patrick Reed (66) and Matt Kuchar (68) were a further two strokes back. Matsuyama, who entered the second round at 102nd after shooting 4-over 74 in his opening round, posted four birdies and three bogeys in his comeback attempt but his 143 ... Read More »

Edelman hurt in Patriots' win

Edelman was then escorted from the sideline to the locker room on a cart. A team with injuries not only to a star player but to role players as well is not going to be able to compete in the National Football League on a weekly basis unless they have great depth. Read More »

Faf du Plessis to lead World XI team in Pakistan


Andy Flower has said the World XI players know the "risks involved" in playing in Pakistan next month but are satisfied with the security operation created to protect them in Lahore. Du Plessis said he had played "very exciting" matches against Pakistan in the past, but this would be his first match before a home crowd. In this background, we will land in Lahore with nothing except cricket in our minds. Read More »

Gavrilova upsets Radwanska in Connecticut Open semifinals


The victory capped a remarkable week for Gavrilova, who ground out tough wins over Czech Kristyna Pliskova and Hungary's Timea Babos before raising her game in straight-sets dismissals of Belgian Kirsten Flipkens and Radwanska . The other women's semi-final in CT will feature second-seeded Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia and Elise Mertens of Belgium. The title holder responded by grabbing the early break for a 2-0 lead, though Gavrilova was not to be denied as she closed out the match. Read More »

Ronda Rousey getting married on same day as Mayweather vs. McGregor


The UFC president also revealed that Rousey is in a good place and is happy with the way things are now. The couple confirmed their engagement in April after almost two years together. In the photo taken by Venice photographer Michael Mardones, Ronda is gazing lovingly at Travis, who is sitting in a chair behind her and leaning over to point at one of the chickens. Read More »

Why David Wagner won't change Huddersfield Town beliefs in Premier League


But they ultimately had Tommy Smith to thank for saving a point with a goalline clearance from Ryan Bertrand's injury-time header. "This group are workers as well". "They create some problems". "But in the first half we had clear chances to score and in the second half, when we had the ball, we were better than them". Read More »

Patriots fear Julian Edelman tore knee ligament in preseason game


The injury occurred during the Patriots first offensive possession of the game. Edelman, 31, led the Patriots with 98 catches and 1,106 receiving yards a year ago. Including the postseason, the wide out closed the year with 11 straight games of at least 70 yards receiving, the most consecutive games of his entire career. Read More »

Manchester United to make BIG transfer deal


Had it not been for Rashford and Fellaini's goals, this would easily have been the first point on this list. "Of course, for us, we have a big responsibility because we are the first in the table after two games, but we will try to win the third game, and to make sure everything goes very well". Read More »

Andy Murray Withdraws From the US Open Because of a Hip Injury


World number two Andy Murray withdrew from the U.S. Open on Saturday, saying a nagging left hip injury had left him unable to compete in the year's final Grand Slam tournament. If it means that, you know, I can play before the end of the year, then, you know, that's what I would love to do. "I tried obviously resting, rehabbing, to try and get myself ready here", said Murray , who was included in the bottom half of the draw. Read More »

I want to be an all-round player, says Jordan Ayew


It wasn't just the result and the three goals conceded, but also the fact that they registered fewer shots on target than their opponents and just didn't look up to the task. The visitors made an immediate impact in the second half as Jordan Ayew scores in the 48th minute. Skipper Leon Britton is also available after a back injury forced him out of the last two games against Manchester United and MK Dons. Read More »

Real against Dortmund, Spurs in group stage


How very " Manchester United " it is of the team to return to the Champions League and get one of the easiest groups possible. Jose Mourinho and his club couldn't have wished for a better draw in their respective returns to the competition, having avoided a heavyweight, just as Liverpool and City did. Read More »

Yankees-Tigers brawl: Cabrera handed seven-game ban, 11 others penalised

Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera gets seven games, as Major League Baseball cites that he is guilty of "inciting" the first fight . Aroldis Chapman entered the game after Kahnle, but before he threw a single pitch to Cabrera, the Tigers slugger had an altercation at the plate with Yankees catcher Austin Romine . Read More »

Bilic: Matchup vs Benitez isn't Mayweather against McGregor


The 26-year-old Senegalese worldwide is yet to feature for the Magpies in the Premier League with his only appearance coming in the Carabao Cup . So if Porto were really demanding that, there was never a reason for West Ham to have him as a back-up plan for Carvalho anyway, as the Sporting player has a €45m release clause. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel signs new three-year Ferrari F1 contract

Back in Europe after spending F1's now-traditional European summer break in the Caribbean, Hamilton, who gave up third for his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in Hungary, lies 14 points behind Vettel. Hamilton sees no reason why Bottas should be replaced, either. Kimi Raikkonen posted the quickest lap of the weekend to finish 0.197 seconds clear of his team-mate Sebastian Vettel . Read More »



To that end, Howe might finally give Defoe his first Premier League start after his summer move from Sunderland. "We've just got to be a bit more clinical". Still without Benjamin Mendy, and with Walker suspended, a stand-in will need to be sought at left wing-back. Speaking ahead of City's showdown with Bournemouth on Saturday, Guardiola was asked about his former player, who has still not signed his new contract at the Camp Nou. Read More »

'I want to experience the electricity of Celtic Park once more' - Buffon


I will not see my career as incomplete if I do not win the Champions League - I have won too much with Juventus and Italy to look at it like that - but it still remains a big dream for me. "That would give you a little bit of encouragement but to ask questions of them we need to make sure we keep the ball and get up the pitch and try and make it hard for them". Read More »

MS Dhoni gets a lucky escape during his innings against Sri Lanka


Staring at a revised target of 231 runs, Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma rampaged a powerful 109-run stand, but soon all turned sour for the Men in Blue. India were reduced to 131/7 when Dhoni and Bhuvneshwar joined forces. "Good to come through eventually", a relived Kohli said. Bhuvneshwar scored 53 and raised an unbeaten 100 runs partnership with Dhoni for the eighth wicket to guide India to a three-wicket win over the hosts. Read More »

Koeman open to Diego Costa loan deal


A temporary solution may be to send Costa, who has two years remaining on his deal, on loan and, while Koeman is unsure if that is an option, he did reveal his admiration for the striker. "We are still looking to bring a striker in", Koeman confirmed. "It's not about not being happy with Dominic but he is still young and we need more competition in front". Read More »

Warriors not feeling threatened by Kyrie Irving Celtics trade


The Twitter storm began with James commenting on a video that went viral of a Celtics fan who burned Thomas' jersey shortly after he was traded . Man beat it! When "we". Thomas enters the past year of his contract with injury concerns related to his hip. PAUL MILLSAP: The four-time All-Star joined the Denver Nuggets on a three-year deal worth about $90 million after spending four seasons with the Atlanta Hawks. Read More »

Amid ongoing uncertainty, Arsenal can not afford to lose at Liverpool


Forward Sanchez , with less than a year remaining on his current deal at the Emirates Stadium, has been consistently connected with a move away this summer. "We have honest conversations and I'm open to what is the best for him", said Wenger, who described Wilshere's fiery antics against City as an understandable "human reaction" given his bad injury history. Read More »