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Matt Eberflus expected to join Josh McDaniels' staff in Indianapolis Matt Eberflus expected to join Josh McDaniels' staff in Indianapolis
- January 16, 2018

The New England Patriots offensive coordinator has also been linked to the Indianapolis Colts' vacancy. Since McDaniels returned as the Patriots' offensive coordinator in 2012, New England's rushing offense has ranked in the top-six in the NFL three times, and they've been in the top-15 in rushing efficiency in all six seasons according to Football Outsiders . (more...)
RB Leipzig rule out Naby Keita move to Liverpool being brought forward RB Leipzig rule out Naby Keita move to Liverpool being brought forward
- January 15, 2018

The Guinea worldwide is set to link up with Liverpool from July 1 after the Premier League outfit agreed a big-money deal to sign him last August. Unfortunately for The Reds, it would seem that their hopes of bringing Keita to the club in January are all but over, with Leipzig taking to their official Twitter page to reveal their stance on the proposed move. (more...)
Bournemouth bounce back to stun Arsenal on south coast Bournemouth bounce back to stun Arsenal on south coast
- January 15, 2018

It is a big indication that his proposed move away from the Emirates is in the offing, and comes hot on the heels of Arsene Wenger's admission that Sanchez definitely won't sign a new deal with the north Londoners. Sanchez wants to be around players who are as good as him, maybe even some that he believes are better than him. "I don't know ethical or correct, the word we can find to be speaking about players of other clubs, if somebody speaks of one of my players to say we are ... (more...)
Kevin Sumlin to be new Arizona football coach Kevin Sumlin to be new Arizona football coach
- January 15, 2018

According to ESPN.com, former Texas A&M head coach Kevin Sumlin is expected to be named the next coach of the Wildcats. If the move is finalized, Sumlin will replace Rich Rodriguez-who was let go January 2 after he became the focus of a sexual harassment claim . (more...)
Offensive coordinator Brian Daboll leaves for NFL Offensive coordinator Brian Daboll leaves for NFL
- January 15, 2018

With a defensive-minded head coach in Sean McDermott running things in Buffalo, we can expect Daboll to be the primary play-caller moving forward. He also owns a home in the Buffalo area. The Bills announced the hire of Daboll, who directed UA's offense last season, as their new offensive coordinator on their Twitter account Sunday. (more...)
Matt Patricia is reportedly 'likely' to land Lions job Matt Patricia is reportedly 'likely' to land Lions job
- January 15, 2018

New England advanced to the AFC championship game next weekend with a victory Saturday night over Tennessee. Apparently, that's no longer the case if it ever was. Patricia, 43, joined the Patriots staff in 2004. A native of Sherrill, N.Y., Patricia was an offensive lineman at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y. (more...)
Vikings add Bradford to 53-man roster before playoff game Vikings add Bradford to 53-man roster before playoff game
- January 15, 2018

Drew Brees is looking to win his 2nd Super Bowl but he's going to have to get by Case Keenum and the ruthless Vikings . The Minnesota Vikings (13-2) will be playing at home and their defense will be tested this time around. Minnesota finished the regular season with the league's No. 1 total defense , No. 2 defense against the pass and the No. 2 defense against the run. (more...)
Stoke next manager: Martin O'Neill rejects Potters in another embarrassing twist Stoke next manager: Martin O'Neill rejects Potters in another embarrassing twist
- January 15, 2018

The news will come as a hammer blow to Stoke after they were handed a somewhat humiliating public rejection by their first choice candidate Quique Sanchez Flores, who turned down the chance to succeed Mark Hughes after initially appearing to accept the post. (more...)
Few Canadian cities cold enough to host future Winter Olympics Few Canadian cities cold enough to host future Winter Olympics
- January 14, 2018

Official confirmation from the International Olympic Committee is yet to be received. The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics averaged 21.4 million prime-time viewers, down 12% from the 2010 Vancouver Games. The two Koreas held their first high-level talks in two years on Tuesday, and the North agreed to send a delegation of athletes, cheerleaders, an art troupe and taekwondo demonstration teams, along with high-ranking officials, to the February 9-25 PyeongChang Olympics in the South. (more...)
Flores rejects offer to manage Stoke Flores rejects offer to manage Stoke
- January 14, 2018

The Hornets made the ill-advised decision to replace the former Spain defender with Walter Mazzarri despite Sanchez Flores keeping the Vicarage Road club in the Premier League at the first time of asking and reaching the FA Cup semi-finals. (more...)
Pogba the heartbeat to put life back into Man Utd's season Pogba the heartbeat to put life back into Man Utd's season
- January 14, 2018

Lukaku picked up a head injury in the early stages of United's goalless draw with Southampton on Saturday afternoon, which left him needing oxygen as he was stretchered off the field. If that is what £89 million (S$160.6 million) buys, Lingard's value as a home-grown totem is even greater; only Lukaku has now played a hand in more league goals for his side this season. (more...)
Vikings Fans Gear Up For 1st Playoff Game At US Bank Stadium Vikings Fans Gear Up For 1st Playoff Game At US Bank Stadium
- January 14, 2018

The Saints have won three of their last four meetings against the Vikings. The Saints get a chance to double that amount on Sunday in Minnesota . But the odds are against them this week. Yes, they can. They are, now that the Eagles are without Carson Wentz, the best team in the NFC. Whether it's more conservative or less conservative either way I'm going to be me. (more...)
New Raiders coach Jon Gruden 'anxious' to meet with Marshawn Lynch New Raiders coach Jon Gruden 'anxious' to meet with Marshawn Lynch
- January 14, 2018

But if Tuesday was about a clean slate for everyone, nobody will be more impacted by the arrival of Gruden than Carr, and how he responds to the insanity of which his new coach refers will go a long way in determining how fast the Raiders are again winning more games than not. (more...)
MLB Agent Fired After Being Accused Of Filming Clients In The Shower MLB Agent Fired After Being Accused Of Filming Clients In The Shower
- January 14, 2018

Louis home. The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPLA) has suspended Wood, prohibiting him from representing any players while an investigation into the hidden camera allegations is held. Passan reported that Benintendi was among several players who have stayed with Wood in the offseason. Apparently those standards include not secretly filming clients while they shower, because that's what Wood's been accused of. (more...)
Jerry Brown unveils $132 billion California budget for 2018-19 Jerry Brown unveils $132 billion California budget for 2018-19
- January 14, 2018

Brown has been working to strike out the California rule , a precedent dating back to the 1950s that holds public agencies can not reduce pension promises without offering workers new incentives to offset the loss of retirement income. "The key to this budget is to fill up the rainy day fund", he said. Holly Mitchell (D-Los Angeles) put it. "In a flawless world, the surplus would be returned to taxpayers", added Assemblyman Jay Obernolte of Hesperia, the top Republican on the Assembly ... (more...)
I'm ready for Australian Open -Wawrinka I'm ready for Australian Open -Wawrinka
- January 13, 2018

This championship is the first of the four tournaments that make up the Grand Slam and takes place every January. "Roger with the year he had last year and Nadal , I don't think I'll be the favourite". The 36-year-old enjoyed a stunning resurgence in 2017, claiming victories at the Australian Open and Wimbledon after an enforced time away from the game. (more...)
Jacksonville Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey limited in practice Jacksonville Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey limited in practice
- January 13, 2018

The Titans and Jaguars want to have their say. Just the opportunity you get here is what it should mean to everybody and how special it is. That explains why when asked how much the reputation of the Jaguars' standout defense would be elevated if they beat the Steelers at Heinz Field a second time Sunday in the AFC divisional playoff, Ramsey didn't offer much insight, saying: "Uh, we would go to the AFC championship game, that would be dope ". (more...)
'Committed' Conte will not walk out on Chelsea 'Committed' Conte will not walk out on Chelsea
- January 13, 2018

It has been extraordinary. Conte is doing what Mourinho did. Conte and Mourinho have been arguing since the Portuguese suggested his rival was a "clown" for being so animated on the touchline. The Italian was exonerated in May 2016. "In one moment you stay here, in another moment another person replaces you", said Conte. Should Chelsea end the season trophyless then Conte could well decide it's time to leave, although the choice may not even be his with the aforementioned Corriere ... (more...)
Basketball: NBA star LeBron James reveals why he could retire early Basketball: NBA star LeBron James reveals why he could retire early
- January 13, 2018

On Thursday, DeRozan had a modest 13 points (5-of-13 FG) in just 29 minutes - he didn't have to play much due to the lopsided score - to go with eight assists. I kind of look at retiring, for me, as like getting engaged. The second half was more of the same - the Raptors ruling every statistical category. Things appear to be coming to a crescendo at the moment and, in short, the team was a complete mess in two consecutive games, losing to the Wolves by 28 points and the Raptors by a ... (more...)
Taylor & Bills fall short to Jaguars Taylor & Bills fall short to Jaguars
- January 13, 2018

The Steelers are next, 1 p.m. next Sunday in Pittsburgh. When you play outside the weather is going to be a factor. "No one is trying to win a beauty contest". "Sorry we couldn't get the win for them". Close Modal Window Hang on for a minute.we're trying to find some more stories you might like. Luckily, the defense was stout as usual, even getting a turnover on Aaron Colvin's first career interception. (more...)
Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Celta Vigo to reach quarter-finals Copa del Rey: Barcelona thrash Celta Vigo to reach quarter-finals
- January 12, 2018

Lionel Messi scored twice before Jordi Alba , Luis Suarez and Ivan Rakitic completed the victory, ensuring Barca's treble hopes remain alive. Messi not only scored two in the first half as Barca eased 4-0 clear at the break at the Camp Nou, but he also played in Jordi Alba for his side's third goal with sublime accuracy. (more...)
Former Blackhawks Make Canada's Olympic Team Former Blackhawks Make Canada's Olympic Team
- January 12, 2018

Sean Burke has but one prediction he wasn't reluctant to share at the unveiling of Canada's Olympic hockey roster on Thursday. Hockey Canada made the announcement on Thursday. Leggio's use of the tactic during his AHL days prompted that league to add a rule that not only included the penalty shot, but the ejection of the offending goalie. (more...)
National Basketball Association disciplines four after feisty night between Raptors, Heat National Basketball Association disciplines four after feisty night between Raptors, Heat
- January 11, 2018

The two squared up after Ibaka set a screen near the left elbow. A pair of incidents Tuesday involving two Toronto starters have resulted in a one-game suspension of Serge Ibaka and a $25,000 fine for DeMar DeRozan handed down by the National Basketball Association on Wednesday. (more...)
Curry out Wednesday with sprained right ankle, three other starters to sit
- January 11, 2018

Clippers, according to Chris B. Haynes of ESPN. As for Thompson, the sharpshooting shooting guard is merely enjoying some time off for rest. Durant missed the last three games with a right calf strain suffered a week ago in the first quarter against the Mavericks and played through it. (more...)
Seahawks clean house: Tom Cable reportedly gone, along with Bevell, Richard Seahawks clean house: Tom Cable reportedly gone, along with Bevell, Richard
- January 11, 2018

Carroll's only other significant firing was offensive coordinator Jeremy Bates following the 2010 season, Carroll's first in Seattle. Per Rapoport, the Seahawks are letting Richard pursue "another opportunity", although it's unclear what that opportunity is. (more...)