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Staff picks: Michigan State, Michigan open 2017 season with victories

MI tied it with a field goal of its own on the ensuing possession. The Michigan defense allowed three points. Sophomore linebacker Devin Bush might be the f...


Twitter reacts to Broncos signing Brock Osweiler

When Manning went down with an injury during the 2015 season, Osweiler finally got his chance to play and took charge of the Broncos' offense. And even though...


Stroll takes second in rain-shortened Monza practice

I don't think I was the only one. There was too much water. We were lucky having the hit barrier and the move was going towards the track so I was happy with th...


Wyoming Punter Completely Whiffs On Punt Attempt

In addition to completing 56 percent of his passes and throwing for 3,203 yards, 28 touchdowns and 15 interceptions , Allen rushed for 523 yards and another se...


Colts Acquire Quarterback Jacoby Brissett; Send Phillip Dorsett To Patriots

Dorsett, meanwhile, was selected 29th overall by the Colts in the 2015 NFL Draft out of the University of Miami, where he became one of the top deep targets in ...


Leicester confirm Adrien Silva deal, subject to clearance

Leicester have confirmed the signing of Adrien Silva, subject to worldwide clearance. The Foxes lost Danny Drinkwater very late into the Deadline Day, as the ...


Worry Over West Nile Increases After Two Deaths In California

Karen Smith said. Symptoms of West Nile virus include headache, fever, neck discomfort, muscle and joint aches, swollen lymph nodes and a rash. Fortunately,...


Everton striker Rooney arrested on suspicion of drink-driving

Rooney announced his worldwide retirement last week after scoring 53 goals in 119 appearances. In July Rooney returned to Everton , his boyhood club, after 1...


Steelers holdout Bell hints at September 1 return in Tweet

The Pittsburgh Steelers running back entered the team facility Friday afternoon, fulfilling his public promise to return September 1. With sides unable to...


Federer survives first round scare

Now I can just look forward to play tennis. "I wanted to ask you, Switzerland is really cool right?" the kid asked over the sound of the cameras going off. Fe...


PSG sign Monaco star Kylian Mbappe on loan

However, Mbappe snubbed advances from top European clubs in order to join Monaco's league rivals, PSG. UEFA is not scheduled to assess whether teams viola...


Greg Bird's big night propels Yankees to key win over Red Sox

He reached safely on a throwing error by Sabathia, who has been pitching with a balky knee the past few years. "I [ said ] 'I'm sorry, ' but I have to do it...


Angels acquire Justin Upton from Tigers

The 23-year-old right-hander, a third-round pick in 2015 out of Texas A&M, had registered a 2.69 ERA, 1.17 WHIP, and 125/42 K/BB ratio in 133 2/3 innings (26 st...


Tottenham Hotspur set to beat Chelsea to Fernando Llorente

A statement on Tottenham official website read, "We are delighted to announce the signing of Fernando Llorente from Swansea City ". So much so that MA...


Barcelona lead Chelsea and Tottenham in Riyad Mahrez race

The Blues have missed out on a number of transfer targets this summer, and on Thursday saw Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain move to Liverpool , despite Chelsea agreei...


Guillem Balague reveals three Arsenal players spoke to Thomas Lemar above move

Lemar had been linked with Liverpool before Arsenal re-entered the race to sign him after an impressive 2016-17 campaign in Ligue 1 and the Champions League...


Heyman | Angels have deal in place to acquire Justin Upton from Tigers

Upton joined the Tigers two seasons ago for that reason, though the $132.75 million didn't hurt, either. The former No. 1 overall pick is having one of the best...


American Red Cross of Alaska taking donations for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Type O blood donations are the most critically needed at this time, however, all blood types are welcome. "That could be flooding we see later in the week...


Mexico and China to Take Trade Talks Deeper as NAFTA Fate Dangles

Negotiators from Canada , Mexico and the United States will sit down in Mexico City over Labor Day weekend for a second round of the NAFTA negotiations. As...


Ellen surprises Watt with $1M donation, Cyrus gives $500K

The NFL star said it's hard to watch the devastation in his city and wants to do his part to help. "I know it raised money", Rodgers said Tuesday during train...


Crystal Palace to add Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool

He never played for Liverpool again, with the player left out the side before being sent on loan to Crystal Palace midway through last season. West Brom j...


Venus Williams, John Isner Lead 42 Americans Into US Open

When I was flying in, we flew right over it", Williams said. "I feel like I'm playing well and I feel like I can go far in the tournament but I really just wa...


US Open 2017: Maria Sharapova beats Timea Babos to reach third round

She was energetic even at rest, closing her eyes and bouncing her legs as she sat between sets. But in the third, Sharapova regained control by going ahead 3-0,...


Celtics Reportedly Sending 2020 2nd-Round Pick to Complete Kyrie Irving Trade

Maybe Pat Riley pulls off another big move and this pick is in the 50s, where most guys picked never reach the National Basketball Association. Ironically, the ...


Kevin Durant Predicts LeBron Will Stay In Cleveland

The team was ready to pay for half of the upgrades, but a local coalition opposed to using tax money for the upgrades after it successfully subjected the projec...