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Floyd Mayweather Sr: Floyd went into McGregor fight at 50 per cent


Regardless of what happened behind closed doors, I am a firm believer that Mayweather vs. McGregor was good for boxing as it revitalized a slipping fan base and displayed how boxing can still be entertaining. Pegg filed the lawsuit in March, and the court denied McGregor's motion to have the case dismissed in May, according to ESPN . Mayweather said he had also gift-wrapped McGregor's seemingly impressive start to the fight. Read More »

NFL Appeals Injunction That Put Ezekiel Elliott's Six-Game Suspension on Hold


What happens next? The NFL is appealing Judge Mazzant's ruling to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals. "I mean, it's been 14 months just kind of being associated with that". Tweet Embed: The decision has come down likely paving the way for Zeke Elliott to play the 2017 season. Read More »

Jaguars Review: 5 important plays from win over Texans


Watson gave the team and the stadium a much-need spark when he took the field in the second half and was helped by three Jacksonville penalties en route to his first touchdown pass to Hopkins. "It's a decision on what's best for the team now, and what's best this year". Watt also worked with his foundation to fill 12 semi-trucks with supplies, which were brought to Houston and distributed in part by Watt and his teammates on Sunday. Read More »

Saints Cannot Use Franchise Tag On Drew Brees In 2018


My ovation would be for his incredible accomplishments and the lifelong memories he provided Vikings fans during his decade in Minnesota; nothing more, nothing less. Outlook: The Monday night nightcap of the NFL's opening weekend could be hugely important in the grand scope of this season, as both the Chargers and Broncos look like possible playoff contenders in the NFL's best division. Read More »

Out-Of-Favour Bayern Star Admits To Snubbing Man Utd In 2015


Carlo Ancelotti has been surprisingly tipped to quit Bayern Munich for the Chinese Super League in January by Mario Basler . To make things even worse, he is yet to score in the current term. "I'm not saying it's definitely true, but this is what I've been told". Bayern have consistently batted away United's advances for Muller but the World Cup-winning forward admits he once considered a sensational switch to Old Trafford. Read More »

Already too late for Deshaun Watson to save Texans' season


In his first possession to start the third quarter, Watson led the Texans on a long drive that culminated in this touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins ( watch here ). The problem is the fact that their offensive line is a train wreck. "I think that's what ( Watson ) needed, to go out there and get his feet wet", Hopkins said. Read More »

Broncos Blitz Podcast: Week 1 - Chargers at Broncos preview


And for tonight the injury report does not look good for the Broncos . Regardless, the Chargers faltered down the stretch, losing five consecutive games to end the year, ultimately ending Mike McCoy's reign as head coach. Defensive end Shane Ray is out for the first six weeks of the season due to a wrist injury. Most believe Ingram is better suited with his hand in the dirt in the Chargers' new-look 4-3 defensive scheme. Read More »

West Ham reportedly already identify replacement for Bilic


It's easy to forget that they played okay in spells at Old Trafford and only a few extremely late United goals made the scoreline look very one-sided. "It was an unlucky goal that we conceded but we have to be honest West Ham were stronger today". Wagner's men have been rock solid defensively so far while Bilic's men need to get back to basics and get a clean sheet on the board as soon as possible. Read More »

Emphatic Chris Wood condemns Crystal Palace to fourth straight defeat


Following the sacking of Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer , Roy Hodgson is expected to take over at Selhurst Park in the next 24 hours, according to the Daily Mail . Following a run of four defeats and no goals scored in the opening four matches of the Premier League season, De Boer's 77-day reign will now go down as the shortest managerial tenure in Premier League history. Read More »

Rafael Nadal wins his 16th Grand Slam title


In the first round, while Nadal won easily his service games, Anderson, is particularly vulnerable on his second bullet of service, was quickly under pressure: it took him as well to fight nearly ten minutes to win his second game of service. Read More »

Rampaging City tear Liverpool apart with five goals

The former Benfica goalkeeper was examined further by City's medical staff but did not suffer concussion and returned to the bench, wearing a dressing, before the end of the game. Your turn: How many goals did Raheem Sterling score in 129 appearances for Liverpool before his £49m move to City in 2015 - 13, 23 or 33? De Bruyne's pass released Aguero to round Simon Mignolet and open the scoring in the 24th minute and his cross from the left was headed in by Jesus in first-half stoppage time. Read More »

Hamas leader in Egypt capital for Gaza siege talks


It is unclear whether the issue of the three Israeli citizens held captive by the terror group was addressed during Saturday's meeting with Egyptian officials. Its management has escalated tensions between Hamas and the Palestinian Authority, including its leader Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas who has cut funding to the Strip. Read More »

Steelers have praise for rookie DeShone Kizer


The second-round pick finished the game completing 20 of his 30 passes for 222 yards, a touchdown, and an interception. Crowell had those 17 carries (33 yards) and rookie running back Matthew Dayes carried the ball three times for seven yards. Read More »

Chicago Bears WR Kevin White out with broken collarbone

White is likely to miss three months and could be sidelined the rest of the 2017 with a broken collarbone. The Bears confirmed that wide receiver Kevin White is headed to injured reserve for the third time in three National Football League seasons. Read More »

Thierry Henry insists 'scary' PSG must challenge in Champions League


MOUSSA DEMBELE will miss tomorrow's Champions League clash against PSG - but Leigh Griffiths is fit and raring to go. The Brazilian moved to the French capital for a world record €222m this summer, leaving behind attacking partners Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez to link up with Edinson Cavani and fellow new boy Kylian Mbappe. Read More »

Eagles vs. Chiefs: Ronald Darby injured with dislocated foot


Dr. David J. Chao on Twitter said if Darby can avoid surgery, he should be able to return during the season. The team acquired him a month ago Monday from Buffalo for wide receiver Jordan Matthews . I kept playing but I just didn't feel the power. Sturgis, who kicked two field goals and missed an extra point, hurt his hip while performing a kickoff in the fourth quarter and limped off the field. Read More »

England won't win Ashes unless 'terrible' catching improves, says Trevor Bayliss


The nine-wicket victory over the West Indies at Lord's may not give the best indication of how the Ashes will unfold, but England captain Root believes his side can do "something special" in Australia . All-rounder Ben Stokes once again proved handy with the bat and the ball to ensure England had a paltry 107 runs to chase at "home of cricket" which they did so easily to finish the game in three days. Read More »

Chicago teen found dead in Crowne Plaza Hotel freezer


The family says that the hotel reportedly claimed to have video footage of Jenkins walking down a hallway in the hotel before her death, but the video offers very little information as to what may have actually caused the teen's death. But Martin questioned this saying if her daughter was drunk, she would have struggled to open the freezer door and would have realized she was not entering an elevator or the entrance of the hotel. Read More »

Eric Berry suffers ruptured Achilles, Andy Reid confirms


He began hobbling as the play concluded, was treated on the field and eventually carted off to the locker room. As he's one of the most likable players in the league, his agent and fellow players along with media members and fans sent in well wishes and prayers on Twitter. Read More »

Sloane Stephens Beats Venus Williams To Reach Final


Keys' victory ensured Americans grabbed all of the semi-finals berths at Flushing Meadows for the first time since Tracy Austin, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova and Barbara Potter filled the final four spots in 1981. "Even though we are out here individually, it's a team sport", she said in an on-court interview. "I knew I was going to have to play my way into shape and I think I've done that pretty well", said Stephens, who was still in a walking boot a month before she played at Wimbledon ... Read More »

Why are there five English teams in the Champions League?


With Chelsea and before in Lyon, Hazard has won just about every domestic trophy bar the Champions League and he wants to complete the set. Jose Mourinho guided Manchester United back into the Champions League by winning the Europa League Chelsea won last season's title and secured a smooth entry back into the Champions League . Read More »

Southampton 0-2 Watford: Three key players


Janmaat was on the scoresheet yesterday as the Hornets managed a 2-0 victory at Southampton and, speaking to reporters after the final whistle, the Dutchman predicted more good things to come. But rather than knocking the visitors out of their stride, the enforced changes paid immediate dividends as one of the substitutes, Janmaat, expertly found the far corner from 25 yards out. Read More »

Crystal Palace Sack Manager Frank De Boer In Most Hypocritical Way Possible

Whether he'll be part of that future remains to be seen. The most important one perhaps is whether or not that was Frank De Boer's last game in charge of the Eagles . It was Wood's second goal in as many games since he joined from second-tier Leeds . Having earlier cleared a shot off his own goal line, Jamaal Lascelles headed home the victor from a corner in the 77th minute as Newcastle picked up a second straight victory. Read More »