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Oakland high school football team makes powerful statement during anthem
- September 28, 2016

Time magazine announced Thursday that Mr. Kaepernick will be pictured kneeling on its newest cover, titled, "The perilous fight: National anthem protests led by Colin Kaepernick are fueling a debate". The poll, taken last week, said the 49ers' backup quarterback was "disliked a lot" by 29 percent polled; the survey included the names of more than 350 players. (more...)
Mary J. Blige Interviews Hillary Clinton For Apple Music Mary J. Blige Interviews Hillary Clinton For Apple Music
- September 28, 2016

Clinton's probably seen multiple oddities throughout her campaign trail, since this entire election cycle has been a dark surreal trip through something called "a democracy". Springsteen's " American Skin (41 Shots )" was widely perceived as controversial upon its debut in 2000 at a June 4 show in Atlanta, the New York Times reports. (more...)
Siemian's 4 TD passes lead Broncos over Bengals 29-17
- September 27, 2016

Each week, Trevor Siemian answers more questions. With his performance Sunday, he became the first quarterback in National Football League history to throw for 300 yards and four touchdowns with no interceptions in his first career road start. (more...)
CSKA coach: Tottenham fans have nothing to fear in Russian Federation
- September 27, 2016

With the global break to follow the next two games, I would however expect Poch to expect several key players to play both and too hope for the best after that. Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino said he hoped his side could overcome an avalanche of injuries to claim a first Champions League win this season against CSKA Moscow on Tuesday. (more...)
Jets add Seferian-Jenkins after DUI arrest, release by Bucs Jets add Seferian-Jenkins after DUI arrest, release by Bucs
- September 27, 2016

He faces the misdemeanor count of driving under the influence, as well as a misdemeanor charge relating to court provision requiring him to have an Interlock Ignition Device on any vehicle he drives as a result of a 2013 DUI arrest in Washington. (more...)
Premier League Preview and Prediction: Burnley vs Watford Premier League Preview and Prediction: Burnley vs Watford
- September 27, 2016

But head coach Mazzarri will unleash Ighalo at Turf Moor after revealing how he repaired the Nigerian's morale with a few reassuring words from the touchline. "It's a different type of game and not necessarily an easier game". Burnley manager Sean Dyche has described his side's performance during their 2-0 victory over Watford this evening as "terrific". (more...)
Bruins sign Marchand for 8 years, $49 million Bruins sign Marchand for 8 years, $49 million
- September 27, 2016

Marchand would have made more as a UFA, nearly certainly. The Boston Bruins lock up one of their best players with a career-length contract. The deal carries an average annual value of $6.125 million. The Bruins players who were preparing at Warrior Ice Arena for tonight's preseason game against the Columbus Blue Jackets had not yet heard about the signing but were pleased when informed. (more...)
Giants RB Vereen (triceps) out after surgery
- September 27, 2016

Shane Vereen will require surgery on a triceps injury, the Giants announced on Monday, leaving the team without its best pass-catching running back and now its leading rusher for what could be the rest of the year. The Giants possibly could go into their next game Monday at Minnesota with Orleans Darkwa as their starter and Bobby Rainey and Paul Perkins backing him up. (more...)
Dave Brailsford says Bradley Wiggins TUEs 'not performance-enhancing' Dave Brailsford says Bradley Wiggins TUEs 'not performance-enhancing'
- September 27, 2016

The Wada rules for obtaining TUEs include: the banned drug can only be used to treat an acute or chronic medical condition, it must be highly unlikely to produce any additional enhancement of performance and that there iss no reasonable therapeutic alternative. (more...)
Rice Owl's Band Makes Rape Joke Against Baylor During Halftime Show Rice Owl's Band Makes Rape Joke Against Baylor During Halftime Show
- September 26, 2016

Baylor outgained Rice 62-61 in total yards in the first quarter, but pulled away by halftime as the Bears piled up 298 yards to Rice's 191 at the break. However, most Rice students said it was all in good football fun. "I think the consensus at Rice is that The MOB didn't do a whole lot wrong". It's not effort. (more...)
Mark Noble: 'West Ham United fortunate to avoid heavier defeat' Mark Noble: 'West Ham United fortunate to avoid heavier defeat'
- September 26, 2016

Charlie Austin haunts West Ham as Southampton flourish at the London Stadium Charlie Austin increased the doom at West Ham with his fifth goal in four games as Southampton ran out 3-0 winners at the London Stadium. If Payet does decide he wants to force his way out of the club, he can manage it. While Bilic lacks a coherent point for his attack, West Ham will suffer for goals, and its struggle will continue. (more...)
Seattle's Cruz hits 493-foot homer, 2nd-longest this season Seattle's Cruz hits 493-foot homer, 2nd-longest this season
- September 26, 2016

With an expanded and rested bullpen, manager Scott Servais lifted Miranda early and went to his relievers. Cruz hit a pair of solo home runs in his first three at-bats of the game to boost his total to 41 for the season, but he appeared to hurt his hand on the second of the two blasts. (more...)
Palmer has struggled vs. Ryan defenses
- September 26, 2016

All it took was a close lose on the road to the Baltimore Ravens in which the offense was completely ineffective followed up by a home loss to the New York Jets on national television with the defense providing the embarrassing showing. The Cardinals secondary promotes multiple mismatches as far as covering receivers goes, so Taylor will have to look elsewhere on passing downs. Only game vs. (more...)
Teen shocks Wawrinka to take title Teen shocks Wawrinka to take title
- September 26, 2016

Sascha played very solid tennis in first 4 matches here, advancing to the final without a set lost, and he sent the clear message about his aspirations here after yesterday's victory against Tomas Berdych. Bautista Agut couldn't respond in the second set as he won just seven points on Wawrinka's serve. Zverev is rounding back into form following early exits in Toronto, Cincinnati, and NY. (more...)
Russia beats Finland 3-0 to reach World Cup semifinals
- September 25, 2016

The game today is night and day different. "I think the strength of our game is we can make a team defend (and as a result) they're just not going to have the energy to come up the ice and make any plays on us", said said Tavares. And Sweden has enough offensive clout in players, such as Nicklas Backstrom, Filip Forsberg, Gabriel Landeskog and the Sedin twins, to make life hard for Europe , who compared to the other teams in this tournament is a bit long in the tooth (five of their ... (more...)
Pac 12 Power Rankings Week 3: Can Stanford run the table?
- September 25, 2016

Coach Clay Helton made a decision to punt on fourth-and-3 from the Utah 37-yard line on the possession before the winning drive. Stanford Director of Women's Basketball Tara VanDerveer enters this season with a 980-225 (.813) record in 37 seasons as a collegiate head coach and is 20 victories shy from joining Pat Summitt as the only NCAA women's basketball coaches with 1,000 career wins. (more...)
Levy takes 4-shot lead into European Open final round Levy takes 4-shot lead into European Open final round
- September 25, 2016

Morning fog delayed start of play on both days so far. European Ryder Cup team-mates Martin Kaymer and Thomas Pieters were four under and level par respectively. At 17 under par, the two-time European Tour victor was six shots clear of Kaymer, who also had one hole remaining, as well as England's Ross Fisher and Sweden's Robert Karlsson, who had three to play. (more...)
Paralympics closing ceremony pays tribute to Golbarnezhad
- September 25, 2016

Flags were lowered to half mast at the Paralympic village and Iran took a photo of Golbarnezhad on to the podium after winning their sitting volleyball gold medal on Sunday. Also haunting these Paralympics was Brazil's political crisis. Part of that success however was down to many tickets being sold for little more than £2 - or being given away to schoolchildren as part of a campaign. (more...)
Sanders urges turned-off voters to turn out for Clinton
- September 25, 2016

With about fifty days to go before Election Day, Clinton must ignite the quiet devotion of young supporters to help her fire up more young voters. He also commented on the "birther" controversy about whether President Barack Obama was born in the U.S. (more...)
No. 23 Rebels find their rhythm, beat No. 12 Georgia 45-14
- September 25, 2016

Kelly completed 26-of-41 attempted for 421 yards and three TDs, while adding 48 yards on the ground. McKenzie averaged 12.5 yards on his two returns, but on both plays he almost broke out for a bigger return. Brian Herrien led the Bulldogs with 78 yards rushing and two touchdowns. How has Ole Miss' defense played this year, and how might it matchup against Georgia? Stanford was able to navigate the first game of a tough three-game stretch, when they took down USC 27-10 last week . (more...)
Judge: Some St. Louis seat-license holders have rights in LA Judge: Some St. Louis seat-license holders have rights in LA
- September 25, 2016

The St. Louis Rams first started selling PSLs in 1995, the year they moved to St. Louis from L.A. Those PSLs would "entitle the purchaser to buy one season ticket per year in the designated section of the stadium (now known as the Edward Jones Dome at America's Center) through the 2024 season", according to the lawsuit. (more...)
Messi hurts leg as Barca draws Atletico
- September 25, 2016

Arda Turan replaced him after a hasty warm-up. "Last year, Messi had an even longer injury and we overcame it", said Luis Enrique, whose team still went on to win the Spanish league. The Argentina star was forced off just before the hour-mark after failing to shake off the effects of a tangling with Diego Godin, with initial reports suggesting he may have sustained a recurrence of the groin injury he suffered on global duty this month. (more...)
Vin Scully's final broadcast at Dodger Stadium will air on MLB Network Vin Scully's final broadcast at Dodger Stadium will air on MLB Network
- September 25, 2016

At 25 years old, Scully also called that World Series, which made him the youngest person to broadcast a World Series game. Louis Cardinals are also 80-71, leaving them and the Giants in a three-way tie for the two NL wild-card spots.San Francisco evened the three-game set with the Dodgers ahead of the series finale Wednesday.Trouble struck for the Giants in the top of the second, as they ran their way out of a threat and came out of it with an injury. (more...)
Steelers at Eagles: Odds, trends and more
- September 25, 2016

But thing get tougher Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers, who had more wins last season (10) than the Eagles' first two opponents - the Browns and the Bears - did combined (8). He also offers notable athleticism for his size. The Philadelphia Eagles (2-0) are coming from a 29-14 win over the Chicago Bears in Week 2. Roethlisberger has survived to play at a high level for many years, though he rarely plays 16 games in a season (having done so just three times). (more...)
Jets' Marshall, Decker sit out practice, Forte limited
- September 25, 2016

Running back Matt Forte (knee) and linebacker David Harris (shoulder) were limited. Bowles said it's a point of emphasis, before and after practice. "I think the biggest thing in this situation, for me, you've got to think about: This is Week 3". (more...)