by | December 13, 2017 | 10:25

When the Cleveland Browns cut Haden on the eve of the final week of this preseason, the Steelers had a crack at a legitimate No. 1 cornerback, and the sides quickly agreed on a two-year contract. "He was excited about it and rightfully so". Without Haden on the field, Brady could potentially feast on the Steelers' secondary, setting up an AFC Championship Game rematch in Foxborough, where he is undefeated against the Steelers.

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:20

It gave Everton hope and Allardyce's side earned a 1-1 draw following a clumsy challenge by Dejan Lovren on Dom Calvert-Lewin in the penalty area, which saw Wayne Rooney dispatch a spot-kick past Simon Mignolet easily. Rarely do teams who open up against Liverpool get any points'. "It's whatever they [the opposition] fancy doing", he said. "It's not your decision to do anything about it as an opposition manager".

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:29

Larry Johnson in 2006, when he carried the ball an NFL-record 416 times. CTE can only be confirmed after a person's death. "One is telling you it'd be fun". "Blank spots" are what Johnson calls the empty spaces in his memory, and there are seemingly more of them every year. "She sees something in me that most people will never see".

by | December 13, 2017 | 10:31

LaCosse spent the first nine weeks of the season on the Giants' active roster before getting cut suddenly the day before their Week 10 loss to the 49ers . The 6-foot-6, 260-pound O'Malley originally signed with the Oakland Raiders and appeared in one game in 2016. He was promoted to the active roster October 18, released again 10 days later and re-signed to the practice squad November 1.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:54

This was followed by a showdown between the league's top two sides, as Manchester United desperately needed a win to close the gap on their so far rampant crosstown rivals. Ilkay Gundogan is in line for a rare start as well, if Fernandinho is rested on the night. It's hard to look past anything other than a resounding win for City in this one.

by | December 13, 2017 | 11:16

The suit, obtained by's Mike Triplett , says the Saints' Week 3 protest and players' kneeling before the anthem has ruined his enjoyment of the game. Members of the Saints sat during the anthem before their week three game against the Carolina Panthers . Trump's initial comments about the football players' demonstrations came during a political rally in Alabama.

by | December 13, 2017 | 09:42

Senators are now second to last in the Eastern Conference with only 25 points in 28 games. In the nets: Red-hot Robin Lehner will make his fourth straight start for the Sabres after stopping 125 of 133 shots on the team's three-game trek through the Central Division.

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:01

The words "elbow" and "damage" can easily be terrifying when used together in any headline about a pitcher, much less one who could potentially be among the greatest players of his generation and certainly among the most fascinating, but do not fret (that much).

by | December 13, 2017 | 08:18

Toronto was on its heels for much of the second period, until Nazem Kadri drew a Jakub Voracek tripping call. Third Period_4, Philadelphia , Leier 2 (Konecny, Hagg), 5:36. NOTES: Andersen finished with 35 saves. Flyers D Radko Gudas returned from a 10-game suspension for slashing Winnipeg's Mathieu Perreault on November 16.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:50

Thompson missed a career-high 19 games with what the team said was a strained left calf. A reminder, Cleveland's previous high this year was 18, against these Hawks, on November 30. Schroder has been a thorn in the Cavaliers' side dating back to those postseason matchups, but he's been just as troublesome this year - averaging 27.5 points and 7.0 assists on 63 percent shooting, including 43 percent from long-range and a flawless 12-of-12 from the stripe.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:17

He was voted first team All-NBA and named first team All-Defense. "Me not being able to play the game was a little frustrating, but my team is doing a great job of holding their own", Leonard told reporters last week. Anderson is putting up career high averages in points, rebounds, assists and field goal percentage. The pickup of Rudy Gay this offseason is also paying off immensely.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:11

Tommy Beer of Basketball Insiders added more context to Kristaps Porzingis' huge game, noting that the Latvian unicorn's performance was the first of its kind in NBA history. With his shot, the Knicks led by six points and appeared to have the game locked up. Porzingis had almost half of New York's 25 first-quarter points, scoring 12 on 5 of 8 shooting while adding four rebounds.

by | December 13, 2017 | 07:49

Morrow makes $9 million in 2018 and again in 2019 and has a $12 million vesting/club option for 2020 (with a $3 million buyout). The 33-year-old Morrow went 6-0 with a 2.06 ERA and two saves in 45 appearances for the NL champion Los Angeles Dodgers last season.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:26

United ultimately beat Real in the race for Pogba, re-signing the France global for a then world-record £89m. Madrid had been keen to take the France worldwide to the Santiago Bernabeu, but unfinished business at United saw Pogba opt to go back to the Premier League .

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:37

According to an exclusive report covered by the Sun , Manchester United have moved in and offered the former Everton star a two year deal worth $18million ($173,000-a-week) to stay with the Red Devils. "If you ask me how did I do at United, I will say it was my best year ever, given the circumstances I was working under", Van Gaal told Fox Sports Netherlands .

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:27

Alderweireld , 28, sustained the injury against Real Madrid on November 1 and the Belgian is expected to miss another eight weeks of competitive action."We can not change the reality". "The reality is he is injured and can not play until February", said Pochettino. This comes as Ecuadorian defender Davinson Sanchez is serving a three-match ban and fellow Belgian Jan Vertonghen lies one yellow card away from a one-match ban.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:27

Hardy, whose contract expired after the 2017 season. ". That's obviously a big decision for the Orioles' organization, so it's still under consideration". "Listen, you know, I've got a real gut feeling about how it's going to work out, but I want to make sure we cover all the bases whatever direction we go in.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:28

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport corroborated the report , and added that the contract is for two years. Britt, who was waived by the Cleveland Browns on Friday, went unclaimed, leaving him free to sign with any team of his choosing. With Chris Hogan returning Monday night against the Dolphins, the Pats are starting to get healthy at the position and hope Britt can provide an even further boost.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:02

ESPN's Buster Olney reports the deal is worth around $9 million annually for three years. The Rockies have been in hot pursuit of bullpen help after losing Greg Holland and Pat Neshek to free agency. In seven seasons spent in Arizona and Cleveland, Shaw posted a career 3.13 ERA. Shaw has also pitched in the postseason, appearing in 19 games over six different series for the Indians as a set-up man.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:17

Stanton said he is optimistic about his future with the Yankees - who reached the American League Championship Series in 2017 - during his introductory news conference. These writers I am about to poke fun at are far better at their craft than I. And while I could list myriad ways each one of them is superior to me, I will keep it simple: They're good enough to get paid to write about the Yankees, while I'm just barely good enough to write.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:44

The owner, Hal Steinbrenner , is intent on getting under the $197 million tax threshold next year, and NY still may attempt to re-sign left-hander CC Sabathia or trade for another starting pitcher such as Detroit right-hander Michael Fulmer.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:11

The Mariners have been busy, trading for Ryon Healy and Dee Gordon , while the Angels made a splash by signing Japanese sensation Shohei Ohtani . The Seattle Mariners also bolstered their lineup by adding the speedy Dee Gordon via trade from the Marlins.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:35

There was at least one other team willing to give Neshek a comparable multi-year deal, but the right-hander made a decision to return to the Phillies. Neshek sports a solid 33-22 record with eight saves and a 2.75 ERA throughout his career. And while Neshek isn't going to blow away batters with velocity-his fastball averaged 90.3 miles per hour last season-a bread-and-butter slider allows him to baffle opposing hitters on a regular basis.

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:06

The weekend before, Klopp had played a makeshift back three which comprised of two central midfielders in Gini Wijnaldum and Emre Can. Liverpool take on West Brom this week as they look to return to winning ways in the Premier League .

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:26

The West Ham United attacker is erratic but potentially a match-winner. But Moyes has no intention of allowing the England global to change clubs in January, in order to improve his chances of playing at next year's World Cup Finals in Russian Federation.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:46

Roy Hodgson , the manager, has said keeping the club in the division would be the greatest escape of his career. The visiting side had scored in the third minute, with a Richarlison cross leading to a headed goal... "It's one of those things, you have set-piece takers that are designated set-piece takers and I think not in any scenario should that change but he stepped up and missed it and we move forward".

by | December 13, 2017 | 03:55

Homegrown and Generation Adidas players are exempt from the draft. LAFC was only allowed to select one player per club in the five-round draft. The Sounders originally drafted Miller, 24, with the No. He managed a goal and six assists for the MLS Cup champions, though the 22-year-old midfielder's role diminished as the season went along. He has made 14 global appearances, the last five in 2016.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:36

The 42-year-old appeared at the team's press conference Tuesday, sitting behind a notecard that read "Game Day Head Coach". "There's been a lot of talk about Group of 5 teams and where they fit and Power 6 teams and where they fit and [I've] got a lot of confidence in the players that we've been going to battle with every single Saturday".

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:38

The Stamford Bridge club were undone in the second minute of added time by a Laurent Depoitre header and Conte wants mistakes like that stamped out. Although Chelsea's results have been inconsistent, while City have won 14 successive league games to establish a dominant cushion, Willian believes the Blues will continue to push hard to defend their crown.

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:06

It's unpredictable that we're where we are just because of how good the other teams are, not because we're not a good team. I'm proud of a lot of things, it's not just the league position."Stoke manager Hughes: "In terms of what I was asking before the game , it was everything".

by | December 13, 2017 | 04:37

Defensive coordinator Keith Butler said the team is more concerned about his personal health than his future with the Steelers . The watching world all took a collective breath when Pittsburgh Steelers star Ryan Shazier went down with an injury last week that saw him rushed to hospital after losing the feeling in his legs against the Cincinnati Bengals .

by | December 13, 2017 | 05:28

On not getting ahead of themselves: "We've got the semi-final first, and we have to win it, so that we can then start thinking about the final". It will be biggest step ever for a UAE club as Al Jazira march out with Real Madrid with a final spot up for grabs.

by | December 13, 2017 | 00:28

He was named to the All-Pro team in 2006, 2007, 2010 and 2011 and was a member of the 2000s All-Decade Team. In news your probably already thought happened, former Chicago Bears legendary return man Devin Hester officially announced his retirement from the National Football League.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:01

Seminoles tight end coach Tim Brewster posted on his Twitter page early Tuesday morning, "I will now join Jimbo in College Station". Brewster took on the job of Seminoles recruiting coordinator in 2013 and has since landed three top-five recruiting classes.

by | December 12, 2017 | 19:01

Things aren't going well for Oscar Pistorius as he serves a 13-year prison sentence for murdering his girlfriend-accidently, he swears. The official investigation into the incident will determine who started the fight. He was arrested the same day and later convicted of manslaughter, which was subsequently replaced with a murder conviction by the Supreme Court. Oscar Pistorius might be more popular in prison if he talks as fast as he runs.