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Flashback: Sam Darnold in high school

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I haven't talked to him much this year. but just knowing that we played in the same system, obviously people like to compare me to him and I look at that as a compliment. Heisman Trophy victor, Baker Mayfield had no qualms about telling the Browns that he is the guy for the job in Cleveland. Or will they be the next Paxton Lynch, the 2016 first-round flop whose inability to grasp the complexities of the pro game has Broncos GM John Elway once again searching for answers at quarterback? ... Read More »

Southampton have doubts over duo for Stoke clash

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It will kick-off at 3pm. This game will NOT be televised live . In terms of team news, BBC Sport report that Southampton midfielder Steven Davis and striker Shane Long are both carrying slight knocks and the final word on their availability will be made on the day of the game. Read More »

Manchester United's Mourinho thinks it's Ibrahimovic's last season with club

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No outfield player has played more league minutes for United this season than Matic and the Serbia global is relishing the demands put on him by Mourinho. The France worldwide has been criticised for his performances this season and rumours have surfaced that he is unhappy at the club. I'm always trying to be myself on the pitch and trying to do what I think I can do well. Read More »

Jarvis Landry Trade Rumors: Titans Among WR's Preferred Destinations

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According to Mullin, the discussed deal would send Howard and the No. 8 pick to Miami in exchange for Landry, the No. 11 pick, and a third-round selection. He's racked up 400 receptions for 4,038 yards and 22 touchdowns while appearing in all 64 regular-season games during that span. If he can continue this type of production, he will be in line to receive a lucrative offer on his next contract. Read More »

Arsenal have identified their leading candidate to replace Arsene Wenger

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I can live with reality'. But he believes Arsenal's poor results recently could mean that it may be a bad time to play them because they will want a reaction to their defeats. "We play, we fight many, many times in Barcelona, a lot of times in Bayern Munich, a lot of times here in Premier League. I know it's not going to be easy, but we're trying, and doing our best", Mkhitaryan told Sky Sports . Read More »

Mahrez earns Leicester a draw in added time

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Every week it is a different player", Puel told reporters ahead of their yesterday's visit of Bournemouth . 'A lot of teams come here with a strong defensive unit. Eddie Howe has insisted that Bournemouth were good value for all three points before being denied by a "moment of magic" from Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez . Read More »

Kell Brook vows to dominate at 154lbs ahead of super-welterweight debut

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He suffered a fractured eye socket in the fight. Kell Brook returns to action tonight for the first time since losing to Errol Spence Jr a year ago and surrendering his IBF welterweight championship of the world. Kell Brook looked cool, calm and collected in his return to actionWho won Brook vs Rabchenko? Kell Brook says people are right to question what he has left as he prepares for a first bout since a second eye-socket operation. Read More »

Shubhankar Sharma leads at the WGC-Mexico

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Dustin Johnson of the United States, the world number one and defending champion, is four shots adrift of Sharma, as is South African Louis Oosthuizen, the leader after the first round. American Jordan Spieth, the three-time major victor, is two further back on five-under. The 2010 Open champion landed his 230-yard approach shot at the par-five 15th five feet from the pin and rolled in the putt for an eagle that gave him a lead he wouldn't relinquish. Read More »

Marcelo fit for PSG but Zidane unsure on Kroos and Modric

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Their plan to inject the squad with ambitious young players has failed to materialise because, as we saw on Tuesday, the system collapses when Ronaldo is not in the team. But Tuesday's result was far from the first time Real Madrid have made unwanted history this season. "I have scored nearly 600 goals from the position I play in, so why change". Read More »

Five star names to watch at the World Indoor Athletics Championships

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Beatrice Chepkoech, who famously lost her way at the water jump with two laps into the 3000m steeplechase final at last year's World Championships, will be Kenya's representative in the women's 1,500m heats tonight. Genzebe Dibaba , who made her mark on the indoor track at Arena Birmingham in February 2014 when he demolished Meseret Defar's two mile world best with a 9:00.48 performance, remains the favourite in this event. Read More »

Blackout hits Puerto Rico after 2 power plants shut down

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More than 970,000 people live in the areas hit by the blackout. The utility said the Palo Seco and San Juan plants shut down to protect the electrical system. They've been working alongside crews from around the country, slowly overcoming the devastation Puerto Rico suffered from Hurricane Maria. He said the government would receive more materials in the coming weeks for the power restoration effort, including almost 250 transformers, more than 7,400 electrical posts and more than 1,000 ... Read More »

An attack on North Korea would be massive - and massively stupid

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At the Olympics opening ceremony earlier this month, the North Korean leader's sister, Kim Yo Jong, shared a VIP box with Moon and Vice President Mike Pence, who led a separate USA delegation, creating some awkward moments. "The United States, our Olympic host the Republic of Korea, and the global community broadly agree that denuclearization must be the result of any dialogue with North Korea ". Read More »

Newcastle match 'like a final' for Liverpool - Emre Can

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Benitez is still revered by Liverpool fans after leading the club to Champions League and FA Cup success during a six-year reign. So, who will be picked? Liverpool haven't lost a home game to Newcastle in last 17 meetings at Anfield in all competitions. Read More »

Coman out for 'several weeks' after ankle surgery

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Lewandowski is widely regarded as one of European football's top forwards and he has scored 20 goals in 23 Bundesliga games for Bayern Munich so far this term. The Polish striker has already been linked with Manchester United , Chelsea and Real Madrid , but they're not the only teams with the cash to snap him up. Read More »

Flights in and out of Exeter remain cancelled

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Staff have cleared over 250 loads of snow, five times what they cleared in the whole of 2010. " Ryanair and easyJet have confirmed early morning cancellations - easyJet's early morning Alicante is the only scheduled early flight with the full schedule to commence from 10am". Read More »

Highlights: Florida cruises to 73-52 win over Alabama

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However, Florida took over after that as the home and build massive 28 point lead, as at one point in time, Alabama went 0-19 from the floor in almost 15 minutes. He closed the 2017 campaign strong with 350 or more passing yards in three of his final four games for the Pirates. I thought we had an unbelievable practice yesterday but did not get any carry over into the game. Read More »

Wenger ready to 'fight' to end Arsenal crisis

While the hosts have a comfortable 16-point lead over second-place Manchester United, Antonio Conte's side is desperately trying to claw its way back into the top four in order to secure Champions League qualification. 'At the end of the day, must say we lost against a top-quality team, who is at the moment the best in the country. "We're going through a hard period, they're going through a period where all goes well for them". Read More »

Video replays set to be used at football World Cup

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It means there will nearly certainly be video assistant referees used at this year's showpiece tournament in Russian Federation, with a final decision expected to be made at the next FIFA Council meeting on March 16 in Bogota. Per the report, La Liga have already set up a Video Operations Centre outside Madrid and are in the process of training referees and assistants. UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin said it will not be implemented in next season's Champions League amidst the ongoing ... Read More »

Packers president says there's been progress toward an extension for Aaron Rodgers

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For now, there's a good chance Ball and general manager Brian Gutekunst won't publicly address the state of those aforementioned players until after the NFL Scouting Combine, which is currently taking place in Indianapolis. The Packers, meanwhile, finished the regular season with a 7-9 record and missed out on the playoffs for the first time since 2008. Heading into next season, the team may want to look at replacing him as Rodgers' top backup, and there are plenty of names available this ... Read More »

Man City consider warm weather break ahead of season finale

Pep Guardiola's side extended their lead over Manchester United to a whopping 16 points with a hugely impressive 3-0 victory over Arsenal at the Emirates last night. "When you link this situation - a good manager, money to spend on the transfer market, and this ambition - this [dominance] is the final result". Conte said a combination of a "good manager" and "much money" was the flawless recipe for building a strong relationship and bringing success. Read More »

Nadal withdraws from Indian Wells and Miami Open

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Only days before he was set to appear at the BNP Paribas Open tournament in Indian Wells , tournament organizers announced Friday that three-time champion Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the tennis tournament due to a right hip injury. Read More »

Sadio Mane: 'Liverpool moving in right direction'

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Liverpool's strong team spirit is a key factor in the Premier League club's brilliant run of recent form on the domestic front and in Europe, Senegalese forward Sadio Mane has said. It is another way to play football. "When Phil didn't play, we always had to do the job differently", Klopp told reporters ahead of his side's Premier League game against Newcastle United on Saturday. Read More »