Thursday August 16-th, 2018

Kelvin Benjamin & Cam Newton get into it before preseason tilt Kelvin Benjamin & Cam Newton get into it before preseason tilt

Benjamin was a first-round pick by the Panthers in 2014 and played in 40 career games with them, catching 184 passes for 2,424 yards and 19 touchdowns. The beef stems from this quote from Benjamin speaking to The Athletic on his time in Carolina. "...

Cleveland Browns: Preseason Week 1 instant reactions Cleveland Browns: Preseason Week 1 instant reactions

While Tyrod Taylor holds the edge to start right now, Mayfield is making an excellent case to be Cleveland's starting quarterback when the regular season begins. Spencer Drago was called for holding, though, setting up third-and-18. The second of...

Kawhi Leonard Posts First Message Since Raptors/Spurs Trade Kawhi Leonard Posts First Message Since Raptors/Spurs Trade

Leonard popped up in Toronto to take a picture with Masai Ujiri after the trade was done and talk to the Raptors brass about playing for the team, but still avoided offering any public statements as Ujiri held the trade press conference alone.

Big-spending Everton snap up Barcelona duo

Mina joins Everton on a five-year contract for a fee thought to be in the region of £27m , while Gomes jets in on a season-long loan deal. Manchester United, meanwhile, have since had an approach for Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin knocked...

Liverpool's Loris Karius thanks fans for warm reception in friendly Liverpool's Loris Karius thanks fans for warm reception in friendly

Liverpool will take on West Ham at Anfield in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon. Alisson arrives from Roma where he faced the Reds in the Champions League semi-final last season. How lovely. Hopefully, that will have done Karius the pow...

Three Dolphins players protest during national anthem before exhibition game Three Dolphins players protest during national anthem before exhibition game

Dolphins defensive end Robert Quinn raised his right fist. The Philadelphia Daily News reported that Eagles defensive end Michael Bennett walked out of the tunnel during the playing of the anthem and headed to the team bench. Yeldon. The NF...

Deadline day round-up: Kovacic in at Chelsea, all quiet at Manchester United Deadline day round-up: Kovacic in at Chelsea, all quiet at Manchester United

They also say that he has NOT demanded the same wage of Sanchez, who is the club's top earner. The United boss is facing a barrage of criticism after a miserable end to the transfer window. I'd prefer to look to the bench and to have them rather th...

Ohio State opens practice but coaches, players off-limits for interviews Ohio State opens practice but coaches, players off-limits for interviews

Smith is the wife of former Ohio State and Urban Meyer assistant Zach Smith , who is accused of multiple incidents of domestic abuse. 'Ms. Smith is cautiously optimistic that The Ohio State University's investigative committee will determine i...

College Basketball Coach Arrested In Deadly Attack On Tourist College Basketball Coach Arrested In Deadly Attack On Tourist

The New York Daily News and television station WPIX reported that Jamill Jones, a Wake coach since May 2017, was placed under arrest Thursday in Queens, N.Y., after he surrendered to police with his lawyer by his side . Sunday. "We won't be maki...

Tiger, McIlroy in 'deep end' early in 100th PGA duel Tiger, McIlroy in 'deep end' early in 100th PGA duel

The first two rounds of the PGA Championship will be streamed live and free on the Eleven Sports UK Facebook page so you can see if you like the coverage before signing up. "He's had a hard time getting past the second nine on Sunday afternoon, b...

Raiders DE Khalil Mack still isn’t talking to the team Raiders DE Khalil Mack still isn’t talking to the team

Having been drafted in 2014, Mack has already been named a three-time Pro Bowler, three-time First-Team All-Pro and once the defensive player of the year. Establishing fair value for him is going to be an extremely hard matter for the Raiders. Star...

Everton complete deals for Mina and Gomes

The Toffees were not finished there as Barcelona confirmed the Toffees had signed both Mina and Gomes. 'I have watched the Premier League for a long time. The 23-year-old had been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United but the Toffee...

Arjun Tendulkar bowls to Virat Kohli Arjun Tendulkar bowls to Virat Kohli

India played the first Test at Edgbaston with three specialist fast bowlers and one spinner - the formula which is generally followed overseas - with Ravichandran Ashwin being the only spinner. Thursday was the first time a full day's play has bee...

Tottenham make £25m bid to sign 22-year-old Tottenham make £25m bid to sign 22-year-old

The Gunners went from one of the best teams in Europe to Premier League also-rans in the aftermath of their move to a new crib, due in no uncertain terms to the financial restrictions placed on them as a result, and the worry for the Tottenham fa...

Oops, wrong Tommy Fleetwood: European Tour pays $230k to another golfer Oops, wrong Tommy Fleetwood: European Tour pays $230k to another golfer

However, the world number 11 was left waiting for the sum to be deposited to his account after the European Tour, which handles payments for the event, mistakenly sent it to a United States club pro golfer of the same name. 'It's a amusing story. I...

Jens Lehmann: Arsenal must win Premier League under Unai Emery Jens Lehmann: Arsenal must win Premier League under Unai Emery

Manchester City's only high-profile signing during the summer has been Riyad Mahrez, who won the Premier League with Leicester City in 2016 and has notched 39 goals and 27 assists in 139 appearances in England's top tier. "The question is: Can...

Fulham take their spending past £100m and Everton sign £28m Mina Fulham take their spending past £100m and Everton sign £28m Mina

Mina , who had been linked with a move to Man Utd, joined from Barcelona for a fee of £28m, while his Catalan team mate Andre Gomes has signed a year-long loan deal, costing just £2m. FC Barcelona and Everton FC have reached an agreement over...

Boateng trains with Bayern amid PSG and Manchester United links Boateng trains with Bayern amid PSG and Manchester United links

After securing the signatures of Brazilian global midfielder Fred and Portuguese teenage full-back Diogo Dalot early in the window, strengthening his centre-back options has been Mourinho's priority. In football you need time to work and players on...

Diego Godin rejects Manchester United deadline day approach Diego Godin rejects Manchester United deadline day approach

Sources close to the negotiations confirmed on Thursday that officials from United contacted Atletico this week to discuss a deal for Godin, who was entering the final year of his contract. "So it's time, at least for me, to stop thinking about the m...

Chelsea agree to sell Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid Chelsea agree to sell Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid

I saw it in 2011 in a report of the local TV TVL, who interviewed him while he was packing to go to Madrid. I am joining a team that is winning all the time'. "I have references on him from players like Pepe Reina and others". "I have spoken to v...

Everton seal Mina deal

Mourinho was the man in charge at Stamford Bridge when Zouma was signed from St Etienne in 2014 but after a promising start to his career in west London the 23-year-old fell out-of-favour under Antonio Conte. "Andre Gomes as well of Barcelona has bee...

United's record in opening-day fixtures United's record in opening-day fixtures

Both clubs have England internationals who went on an extended dalliance in Russian Federation and have only recently returned from their holidays. Boateng has a chequered injury record - he missed 181 days last season alone mainly because of hamst...

Confirmed: Chelsea Announce Deal To Sign International Star As Courtois Joins Madrid Confirmed: Chelsea Announce Deal To Sign International Star As Courtois Joins Madrid

After a 6-0 demolition of Watford on Matchday 5 left City top of the table, the club was never to be overtaken as it set new records for points, goals, wins, goal difference, consecutive wins and more. Madrid have confirmed that Courtois will undergo...

West Brom in competition with West Ham to sign Fiorentina midfielder West Brom in competition with West Ham to sign Fiorentina midfielder

Capped 88 times by Colombia, Sanchez would add experience to a position where West Ham do not have depth. After spending six years there, he would sign for Spanish team Elche but he only lasted a year at that side before signing for Aston Villa.

Virat Kohli questions mentality of Indian top order Virat Kohli questions mentality of Indian top order

However with India's batsmen severely tested by England's seamers in the first Test, and England usually more comfortable picking a seam-dominated attack, it would not be surprise should Woakes ultimately be named in the final XI, his overall c...

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