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Mike Tomlin claims Le'Veon Bell is in 'great physical condition'

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Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger and star running back Le'Veon Bell didn't keep in touch during Bell's extended holdout and there's apparently an odd explanation for it. He recently signed the one-year deal and is just now reporting to camp. What wasn't a shock to his teammates was that Bell, who reported to the team September 1 and passed a physical before signing his tender offer Monday, looked ready to go. Read More »

Paul Goldschmidt leaves Diamondbacks road trip to get MRI

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Pitching has been the strong point of Los Angeles this season, but the pitching matchup today isn't favorable. "We're enjoying it", manager Torey Lovullo said . Pederson returns after being optioned to the minors on August 19 with a.215 batting average for Los Angeles . The Cardinals remained three games behind Colorado in the race for the NL's second wild card. Read More »

Socceroos sweating on Japan result after edging Thailand

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Hong Kong: South Korea secured a ninth straight appearance at the World Cup with a goalless draw against Uzbekistan on Tuesday while Saudi Arabia claimed their place at the finals in Russian Federation next year with a 1-0 victory over Japan . Read More »

Querrey vs. Anderson - great heights in QFs

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Not since Wayne Ferreira at the 2003 Australian Open has a South African made the last four at a slam, while Cliff Drysdale in 1965 was the last man to do so in NY, when the tournament was still amateur. I feel like I'm playing really good tennis. Anderson fired 66 winners, including 22 aces to win 7-6 (5), 6-7 (9), 6-3, 7-6 (7) and deny Querrey a place in back-to-back grand slam semi-finals, claiming a place in the last four of a slam for the first time himself. Read More »

Toronto cruises to victory in Boston — Blue Jays notebook

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Boston initially faced a 2-0 deficit before rallying for a pair of runs in the ninth inning. Eduardo Nunez got the Red Sox on the board in the bottom of the second, poking a two-out single down the right field line to score Chris Young and Christian Vazquez and cut the Toronto lead to one. Read More »

Scotland captain Scott Brown slams Malta player for allegedly spitting on him

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There was seemingly a sour note to mar the game however, with Brown's claim that Borg, who plays for Valetta in the Maltese Premier League, spat at him. "The Slovakia game will be massive now and hopefully the fans come out and support us next month". "That's nearly 50 attempts on goal and we haven't lost a goal over the two games". Read More »

Red Sox caught stealing signs with Apple Watches

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Cashman supposedly included multiple video clips that showed Red Sox assistant athletic trainer Jon Jochim using his Apple Watch to glean information that he then passed on to several of the Red Sox players, including outfielder Chris Young. Read More »

In Both AP And Coaches Polls

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No. 1 Alabama earned all first place votes except for one, which went to #2 Ohio State . Florida State fell to No. 10 in the AP Poll and No. 9 in the Coaches Poll . Oklahoma 6. Southern California Trojans 7. MI is ranked No. 8 in each poll, up three spots from last week in the AP Poll and up one spot from last week in the Coaches Poll. Read More »

Epic thiem effort by Del Potro

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The Wimbledon champion is through to a 12th quarter-final at Flushing Meadows where he will face Juan Martin del Potro in a rematch of the 2009 final following the Argentinian's epic comeback to beat Dominic Thiem . Will it be Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer in the US Open semifinals, for the first time in NY? or will Andrey Rublev and Juan Martin Del Potro spoil things and make their own memories? That was clear as del Potro shook off the effects of a fever and erased two set ... Read More »

U.S. rivals motivated by immigration stance: Arena

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The win kept the two teams tied in CONCACAF "Hex" standings with nine points apiece, but the US holds the tiebreaker in goal differential with a plus-1 to Honduras' minus-7. And when that marriage went south down the stretch in 2015 and 2016, the federation's leadership made the hard, and costly, decision of a clean break in order to preserve the dream of the 2018 World Cup. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott's suspension upheld, but he can play in Week 1

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Tuesday's court hearing lasted more than two hours. Inconsistent statements from Thompson resulted in Roberts recommending that Elliott receive no suspension , according to multiple reports . He said he would rule by 5 p.m. Friday. The judge says he'll have his decision by Friday evening. The league revised its personal conduct policy in 2014 following sharp criticism of a case involving former Baltimore running back Ray Rice. Read More »

IPL 2018 Live Streaming Online & Telecast TV Channels Worldwide

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Asked if any major Indian company with interest in broadcast gets into a tie-up with an global player vying for digital rights for the rest of the world, Johri said that the possibility can not be ruled out. Following this, the BCCI is expected to open the media rights bid for India Cricket. Asked about the magic winning figure, Shankar said, "Even had it been slightly less, we would not have got the rights; that should tell [us] this is the right figure". Read More »

OpenBet takes record wagers from Mayweather-McGregor bout

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As for McGregor, he can ride his novelty as a boxer once more and get paid 15-20 million dollars as a result. I think for the time we had, 10 weeks in camp, it had to be done this way. Espinoza said he should know by next week whether the fight will end up No 1 or No 2 on the all-time list. Indeed, Hardy would've been unlikely to have any success by going straight into a fight with Nunes, for example. Read More »

Rashford's brilliance takes England closer to WC qualification

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Marcus Rashford was culpable in conceding possession for the goal but recovered superbly to inspire England to a win that leaves them five points clear at the top of Group F with just two rounds of games to play. In the end that is what got us back into the game. Southgate's men now boast a five-point cushion over second-place Slovakia after a comeback win that stirred most of the 67,823 in attendance, just days after an underwhelming display led some travelling fans to turn on their ... Read More »

No problem, says Vimal Kumar about Saina's decision

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Taking to Twitter, Saina wrote, "For a while I have been thinking about moving my training base back to the Gopichand academy and I has a discussion about this with Gopi Sir". Saina credited coach Vimal for being there when she needed him the most. According to sources, it was during the recently concluded World Championships in Glasgow that Saina started interacting regularly with Gopichand and seemed to have buried the hatchet. Read More »

Ross Barkley: 'I didn't undergo medical with Chelsea'

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However, in the last few days Chelsea emerged as a genuine contender and then today on Deadline Day things seemed to take on a life of their own. Throughout the off-season, the Everton playmaker was linked to Chelsea and Tottenham. Barkley had been expected to leave the Toffees , with Everton manager Ronald Koeman confirming that the midfielder hadn't signed a new contract at Goodison Park and would likely be leaving Merseyside during the summer transfer window. Read More »

Watch FSU Vs. Alabama Football Online

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But in the second half , the Crimson Tide ensued their will as the Seminoles combusted, like so many opposing teams have in the Nick Saban era. After three plays of minimal gain, Andy Pappanastos netted a 35-yard field goal to give Alabama the 3-0 lead with 4:30 left in the first quarter. Read More »

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore

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The forces retaliated, resulting in the two terrorists being killed. The firing is still on. The house was engulfed in flames as per the latest reports. On August 15, a police bunker at Tengpora bypass in Srinagar , Jammu and Kashmir, was sacked upon by the terrorists. On Friday, one policeman was killed and four injured after the terrorists attacked a bus ferrying security personnel in Srinagar's Pantha Chowk. Read More »

Two militants killed in Kashmir encounter

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In the overnight encounter in a Sopore village, two militants were killed and the gun battle is still on. He said as the forces were conducting the search operation, the militants fired upon them. Two terrorists were suspected to be trapped in Shangergund on Monday morning. In yet another terrorist attack, a bus carrying security personnel was ambushed at Pantha Chowk in Kashmir on September 1 where 5 policemen were injured. Read More »

Manx residents encouraged to join organ donor register

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Rosie Neath had surgery when she was 27 because of cystic fibrosis, which left her fighting for her life after returning home from holiday in December 2014 and suffering lung failure. Previous year in Yorkshire 246 families were asked about their loved ones donation wishes and 153 of them consented to organ donation after death. I have taken a phone call in the middle of the night from a distraught mother who has regretted saying "no" to donating her sons organs and asking me if was too late ... Read More »

Williams, Kvitova to lock horns in US Open quarters

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Petra Kvitova signalled her return to top form eight months after sustaining a career-threatening hand injury with an impressive 7-6 (3) 6-3 win over pre-tournament favourite Garbine Muguruza to reach the U.S. Kvitova still hasn't quite regained full strength in her left hand, the one operated on after being cut by an intruder at her home in the Czech Republic in December. Read More »

Vikings Release Left Guard Alex Boone

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When he refused, Boone wound up being cut on Saturday instead, according to a report from Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune . The Vikings guaranteed $3.4 million of that salary, so it's fair to say the signing was a costly mistake for Minnesota. Read More »