• Braylon Edwards suspended for 'f--king' angry MI tweet
Braylon Edwards suspended for 'f--king' angry MI tweet

I gotta laugh because I knew this would happen. Mix those together. But the focus of my tweets remains intact. I was over-excessive Saturday night at 10:29, but I don't back down on my overall stance as an alum and a fan. "First of all, it's not true. There's nobody in our program who thinks those things about any player on our team, let alone the ...

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  • Derek Carr: Raiders Over Shock Of Khalil Mack Trade
Derek Carr: Raiders Over Shock Of Khalil Mack Trade

You know, the Andy Daltons and Joe Flaccos of the NFL . "That's gonna be just communication between him, myself, (defensive coordinator) Vic (Fangio) and our trainers on a day-to-day basis". Did he accomplish his goal and field a winning team? Unfortunately for the Raiders, they had already taken that plunge when they made a decision to pay Der...

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  • Fired Ohio State assistant Zach Smith lashes out in tweets
Fired Ohio State assistant Zach Smith lashes out in tweets

The Dispatch piece offers no explanation for why Ohio State would have put Herman's name out like that. In a series of tweets Wednesday , the 34-year-old Smith also lashed out at media, contended the investigation into his behavior was botched and said he hopes Meyer was forced by the university to apologize.

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  • Steelers players not fretting Bell's absence
Steelers players not fretting Bell's absence

Or maybe Bell will skip a week to send one last message about his frustration over not being able to sign a long-term deal during the offseason. Bell did not arrive at the team's facility in time for practice Monday and has yet to sign his one-year franchise tender, leaving his status for Sunday's visit to the Browns in doubt.

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  • Nike unveils Colin Kaepernick-led 'Just Do It' campaign for 30th anniversary
Nike unveils Colin Kaepernick-led 'Just Do It' campaign for 30th anniversary

According to ESPN's Darren Rovell , the ad is part of a campaign that will make Kaepernick one of the faces of the company's legendary "Just Do It" campaign, which turns 30 this year. The reasoning behind the alleged collusion, as you likely know, was Kaepernick's decision to first sit and then later, kneel (a decision he came to after talking ...

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  • These Rangers Fans Agree With Gerrard's Words Post Celtic
These Rangers Fans Agree With Gerrard's Words Post Celtic

The Northern Ireland global was a free agent after leaving West Brom in the summer. With Katic and Worrall still extremely young in their development, McAuley can be the man to help steer them in the right direction. "Im delighted to be here and fell very honoured and privileged to be here". Twitter user and Rangers fan Coulibaly Cartel was happy w...

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  • Tottenham to host Man City at Wembley after stadium delay
Tottenham to host Man City at Wembley after stadium delay

Romelu Lukaku , meanwhile, struck twice to return Manchester United to winning ways at Burnley . We didn't concede a goal - that's a good point. The game will still be broadcast on Sky Sports . Tottenham fans were quick to recognise the fact after the match, with many of them taking to social media to react to the performance of the star who...

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  • Read Pep Guardiola's glowing tribute to Rafa Benitez - and Newcastle's 'loyal' fans
Read Pep Guardiola's glowing tribute to Rafa Benitez - and Newcastle's 'loyal' fans

What TV channel is Man City vs Newcastle on and is there a live stream? But he did not even make the bench for the 2-1 home victory over Newcastle on Saturday . Aguero, who came into the match having scored 14 goals in 11 appearances against Newcastle , whipped an effort wide from distance while Gabriel Jesus shot straight at Dubravka as ...

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  • No 'Immediate Plan' For Open Roster Spot After Luol Deng Buyout
No 'Immediate Plan' For Open Roster Spot After Luol Deng Buyout

Lakers coach Luke Walton's system didn't fit Deng's playing style, one that flourished under more structured game plans. It led to plenty of justified griping from Deng , who wanted the chance to play somewhere but understood that place wasn't going to be Los Angeles.

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  • Day 12 of the Asian Games
Day 12 of the Asian Games

South Korea will face Japan in the final on Saturday. Son Heung-min and South Korea advanced to the gold medal match of the 2018 Asian Games at the expense of last ASEAN hopeful, Vietnam . Hosts Indonesia increased their gold medal tally to 30 overall after claiming a further six titles in pencak silat today. And, two minutes before the ...

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  • Bears expected to pay Khalil Mack more than Aaron Donald after trade
Bears expected to pay Khalil Mack more than Aaron Donald after trade

Let's make that point known now. It's not a surprise the 49ers tried snagging the All-Pro defensive end. He is a three-time Pro Bowl selection in four National Football League seasons. But Mitch Trubisky is entering his second year. Those players range in age from 28 to 33 and with a variety of production. Not when Mack is a "generational" ta...

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  • Roger Federer defeats Yoshihito Nishioka at US Open and 'jokes' about retiring
Roger Federer defeats Yoshihito Nishioka at US Open and 'jokes' about retiring

He is however, one of the favourites to win the US Open this year. Jelena Ostapenko, who was nearly knocked out by Andrea Petkovic in the first round, will hope for an easier encounter against Taylor Townsend, and Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova will hope to continue their winning streaks.

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  • Juve's Ronaldo to face old club United in Champions League
Juve's Ronaldo to face old club United in Champions League

Now equipped with a considerably better goalkeeper and midfield options, the Merseyside club will certainly be vying for that top spot. Before the season started it seemed like Serie A could have 4 teams in the round of 16. "They are great feelings and I am happy and proud of everything that I have achieved". Former Real Madrid and Barcelona ...

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  • Michael Owen backs Manchester United to bounce back against Burnley
Michael Owen backs Manchester United to bounce back against Burnley

After the 3-2 defeat to Brighton on August 19, both Martial and Bailly were dropped from the squad for Monday's fixture against Tottenham at Old Trafford. Mourinho's United mounted the closest challenge to a Manchester City side that set new Premier League records for points and goals last season.

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  • Liverpool to host Chelsea in third round of the Carabao Cup
Liverpool to host Chelsea in third round of the Carabao Cup

But the move has been delayed over safety concerns. The Reds, who have won the competition a record eight times, will lock horns with a team who have lifted the trophy on five occasions in what is the standout tie of the round. The defending champions Manchester City travel to face League One outfit Oxford United , while Manchester United bo...

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  • New York Yankees Land Andrew McCutchen in Trade With San Francisco Giants
New York Yankees Land Andrew McCutchen in Trade With San Francisco Giants

McCutchen is hitting.255 with 15 home runs, 55 RBIs and 13 stolen bases in his first season with the Giants. The Yankees will send two prospects to the Giants, including minor-league shortstop Abiatal Avelino , according to New York Post columnist Joel Sherman .

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  • Modric Beats Ronaldo & Salah to Win UEFA Player of the Year
Modric Beats Ronaldo & Salah to Win UEFA Player of the Year

They face Paris Saint-Germain and Napoli, alongside Red Star Belgrade, who won the European Cup in 1991 and will participate for the first time in the modern, revamped Champions League . "I do compare myself with Neymar , [Robert] Lewandowski, [Kylian] Mbappe, who's on fire at the moment, and [Eden] Hazard", he said. Lokomotiv Moscow, seeded in...

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  • Lyon strike deal for Celtic forward Dembele
Lyon strike deal for Celtic forward Dembele

With the European transfer deadline approaching, the French striker posted a graphic with the words: "A man, without his word, is nothing. A real man keeps his word". Reports in France say the Celtic boss had urged the player to leave and join Brighton in the January transfer window. Dembele, who has scored an impressive 26 times for Celtic i...

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  • Emotional Joe Biden remembers John McCain as 'a brother' at memorial service
Emotional Joe Biden remembers John McCain as 'a brother' at memorial service

Here are some of the most powerful quotes from Biden's speech. SPECIAL REPORT: Former VP Joe Biden speaks at memorial service for Sen. A digest of the top political stories from the Globe, sent to your inbox Monday-Friday. But, you know what the answer is. "Whenever I was in trouble, John was the first guy there ..." 'It wasn't about ...

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  • Paul Lambert delivers verdict on future of Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers
Paul Lambert delivers verdict on future of Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers

Celtic are tied 1-1 with AEK going into Tuesday's second leg, with a Champions League play-off place the prize for the victor. Rodrigo Galo scored after six minutes for AEK and Marko Livaja made it 2-0 five minutes after half-time. The Belgium global, 27, did not travel with his team-mates to Greece for Tuesday's Champions League qualifier...

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  • England fans are debating squad changes for the fourth Test vs India
England fans are debating squad changes for the fourth Test vs India

India won the last game very convincingly, and England will look to do their best to stop them from making further inroads in the series. The recalled Moeen Ali (40) and Curran (78 - 136 b, 8x4, 1x6) - the latter dug in for more than three hours and like in the first Test helped England avert a total collapse - played their shots as the ba...

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  • Williams sisters to square off in third-round showdown
Williams sisters to square off in third-round showdown

Venus emerged a 6-2, 6-4 victor, something her sister admitted she barely remembers, but Serena also revealed she reckons their individual success helps them both reach higher levels. Anna Wintour looked pleased as she watched Williams beat Witthoeft. Serena Williams made it through to the third round of the US Open on Wednesday, setting up a...

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  • Packers announce contract extension for Aaron Rodgers
Packers announce contract extension for Aaron Rodgers

Looking forward to making some more memorable moments this year, and for years to come. His reported $57.5 million signing bonus is the largest in National Football League history. Rodgers was scheduled to make a little over $20.5 million this season and $21.1 million in 2019. "I'm not trying to screw them, you know", Rodgers said.

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  • US Open punishes female player for flashing sports bra on court
US Open punishes female player for flashing sports bra on court

Judy Murray , the mother of former US Open champion Andy Murray , said in a viral tweet: " Alize Cornet came back to court after 10 minute heat break". According to the official Women's Tennis Association rulebook , a player is only allowed to change their clothes somewhere off of the court or during the end of a set, or during timeouts relate...

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  • Antonio Rudiger thinks Chelsea will only improve under Maurizio Sarri
Antonio Rudiger thinks Chelsea will only improve under Maurizio Sarri

On the positive side Hazard has stated he is going nowhere this summer. Unfortunately, there is also a big negative. "We know how tough it is to even qualify even for the Champions League", he acknowledged. If the situation remains unaltered, he will have to spend time warming the bench. "It might seem counter-intuitive considering left-back ...

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  • Bookmaker pays out on Jose Mourinho being sacked as Manchester United manager
Bookmaker pays out on Jose Mourinho being sacked as Manchester United manager

Shaw will surely get another chance to start this weekend after another bright United display, while an England recall when Gareth Southgate names his first squad since the World Cup on Thursday would be deserved. The same newspaper also suggests that if Mourinho were to lose his job, the number one target to replace him would be Zinedine Zidane...

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  • Mourinho calls for respect following record defeat
Mourinho calls for respect following record defeat

Yet, Mourinho surely knows United is in a hole. "It is a massive victory for us and I am very proud of the performance", said Pochettino, whose side last won their first three league games in 2009-10. " Jose Mourinho has been the most successful manager along with Pep Guardiola in the last 20 years in football and he is going through a hard ...

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  • Battle of the YouTubers Logan Paul and KSI ends in controversy
Battle of the YouTubers Logan Paul and KSI ends in controversy

The bout between KSI and Logan Paul has been dubbed the biggest event in Internet history, and is likely to be one of the UK's biggest white-collar boxing events. Bookmakers have lodged over 250,000 bets over the fight alone. It was previously agreed that KSI would take home the profits from sales in the UK - Paul will take the profits from...

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  • F1 Halo Proves Its Worth During Belgian Grand Prix Crash
F1 Halo Proves Its Worth During Belgian Grand Prix Crash

FIA safety delegate Charlie Whiting believes Charles Leclerc would likely have been struck in the helmet by part of Fernando Alonso's vehicle had it not been for his Halo in the Belgian Grand Prix . "I felt the impact and looking at the image it is quite spectacular". F1 uploaded a video to Twitter on Monday that was shot from Leclerc's auto...

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  • Unai Emery denies clash with Mesut Ozil
Unai Emery denies clash with Mesut Ozil

One player who brought about much of the aforementioned optimism was former Arsenal man Jack Wilshere - who was snapped up on a free transfer over the summer despite reports claiming several were keen on the Englishman's signature. Welbeck, a late substitute for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, sealed Arsenal's win in stoppage time after Bellerin's...

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  • Sebastian Vettel - I timed move on Hamilton to perfection
Sebastian Vettel - I timed move on Hamilton to perfection

It was better this year, we had a bit less wing. Vettel agreed that a new power unit upgrade had played its part. It's good to see it all comes together when it works. But Hamilton sounded confused why Mercedes is slower than Ferrari . Although Hamilton finished 12 seconds behind Vettel in second place, that margin was made larger by...

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  • Jemele Hill takes to Twitter following ESPN divorce
Jemele Hill takes to Twitter following ESPN divorce

While Hill was barely a presence on ESPN following her remarks about the president, save a few columns for the website, she incessantly tweeted about politics and will likely venture beyond the world of sports in her next venture, according to the Post.

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  • United must beat Spurs to keep pace with rivals - Fred
United must beat Spurs to keep pace with rivals - Fred

But the 25-year-old now has fired a warning to his team-mates and stated that after four years of growing under Pochettino it is time to start winning trophies - because they are not getting any younger. So far so good". The striker scored five Premier League goals for the Swans last term, but is now back with his parent club. Despite the vis...

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  • Tiger Woods off to slow start at The Northern Trust
Tiger Woods off to slow start at The Northern Trust

Woods is playing next week's Dell Technologies Championship at TPC Boston and is assured of a spot in the BMW Championship the following week. Tiger opened with an even-par performance in Thursday's round after he shot 71 with two birdies and two bogeys .

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  • Alonso Rejected Chance To Join Red Bull
Alonso Rejected Chance To Join Red Bull

Outside F1 I am discovering other series outside motorsport which give you different challenges and makes you more complete driver. "If I'm really honest it would have been something I would have liked to do in person and face-to-face", Ricciardo said in Belgium.

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  • Liverpool vs. Brighton live stream
Liverpool vs. Brighton live stream

Liverpool signed Fabinho from Monaco for £44m in the last transfer window as Klopp splashed the cash. "It is about players understanding the position and who else is available as well - otherwise Fabinho would have been involved in the squad, as he was in the first week", said the manager .

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  • Klopp in the dark on Karius future amid links to Besiktas
Klopp in the dark on Karius future amid links to Besiktas

The Turkish giants will have the option to buy Karius at the end of the loan deal and are hoping to finalise the transfer by the end of this week, according to Goal. Karius, 25, has travelled with Jurgen Klopp's squad for Monday's league match at Crystal Palace. Since the day Liverpool were beaten in the 2017/18 Champions League final where Lo...

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  • Urban Meyer suspended three games by Ohio State
Urban Meyer suspended three games by Ohio State

But what has transpired over the last three weeks at Ohio State is a lesson to all coaches. Well, reading through the full findings of the Urban Meyer investigation, I couldn't help but notice the similarities between Meyer's scandal and those of ol' Crooked Hillary Clinton.

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  • Manuel Pellegrini compares West Ham's Jack Wilshere to Andrea Pirlo
Manuel Pellegrini compares West Ham's Jack Wilshere to Andrea Pirlo

It has been reported that Rice, who can operate as a central defender or as a defensive midfielder, asked his then West Ham teammate Collins for advice what he did wrong and how to improve after training sessions. "Even if we lose the first two games, it doesn't mean we're not going to finish in the top four". "The first thing for me is I have...

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  • French Open to ban Serena's 'catsuit'
French Open to ban Serena's 'catsuit'

Without going into specifics, Giudicelli said the tournament would "impose certain limits" but would not go as far as Wimbledon, which requires players to wear all-white. It also was reminiscent of the white bodysuit that American player Anne White wore at Wimbledon in 1985. 'I had a lot of problems with my blood clots, and, God, I don't know how...

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