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Sports Eagles trade for Dolphins running back Ajayi
Author: 0 Eagles trade for Dolphins running back Ajayi

Simpson, Earl Campbell and Ricky Williams as the only running backs in National Football League history to rush for over 200 yards in consecutive games, rushing for 204 yards against the Steelers in Week 6 and 214 yards against the Bills in Week 7.

Sports Alvaro Morata Sheds Light on London Gripes and Reaffirms Chelsea Commitment
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata Sheds Light on London Gripes and Reaffirms Chelsea Commitment

If Chelsea proposed me 10 years I would probably sign it as I am happy at the club, I am happy with the city and everything in London . "Every time I spoke to him he said he's happy. Hazard and Morata are just beginning to familiarize themselves with one another in their first season together at Chelsea . "Yes, very much! My wife wants to live in Spain and me in Italy , so London is a compromise!" Quotes from the Spanish worldwide emerged earlier on Monday, suggesting that Morata is ...

Sports Tiger Woods Announces Return At Hero World Challenge
Author: 0 Tiger Woods Announces Return At Hero World Challenge

Woods had five drugs in his system, when he was arrested, but no alcohol, according to a toxicology report. His appearance in the tournament previous year ended a 16-month hiatus from the sport because of back problems. Expect plenty of media coverage as the 14-time major victor returns November 30. The 18-player field will be a good benchmark for Woods to measure his progress, as other golfers scheduled to play include six of the top eight golfers in the current world rankings: Dustin ...

Author: 0 World's first robot citizen takes a dig at Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Many questioned how a robot has more rights than women in Saudi Arabia, where women were only recently allowed to drive . Sophia the robot has been granted Saudi citizenship. "Don't worry, if you're nice to me, I'll be nice to you". Sorkin later asked Sophia a series of questions. Sophia has 62 mechanisms within her face that help her to create life-like facial expressions, and uses a specially-designed artificial intelligence engine that tries to learn how to develop emotional ...

Sports Puel Praises Leicester Players After 'Perfect Day' Win Over Everton
Author: 0 Puel Praises Leicester Players After 'Perfect Day' Win Over Everton

Leicester City looked pretty darn good on Sunday. The 54-year-old worked alongside Puel at Southampton last season and will now form part of his backroom staff at Leicester . Gray got on the ball and split them open. He said this week he didn't want to change too much - just tactical tweaks. "I was impressed because they played very well first half with good combination, with good relationships between the players and it was a fantastic first goal, " he said.

Sports Patriots get past flawed Chargers
Author: 0 Patriots get past flawed Chargers

By comparison, New England passed the ball 26 times in the first two quarters. Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Travis Benjamin had a punt return to forget on Sunday vs. "We had to defend the goal line", said Jones. After the teams traded punts, the Patriots went on an important 11-play drive that culminated in a Stephen Gostkowski field goal.

Sports Twitter reacts to Zach Miller's gruesome leg injury
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to Zach Miller's gruesome leg injury

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Saints are now 10-point home favorites to beat the Bears , who opened as 7.5-point underdogs . Like the Packers game, it wasn't easy, but the Saints (5-2) did enough to secure the win and their hold of first place in the NFC South. From there, Barth hooked a 47-yard field goal to the left, and the Saints led 14-3 at the half.

Sports Russell Wilson Leads Seahawks To Thrilling Win Over Deshaun Watson, Texans
Author: 0 Russell Wilson Leads Seahawks To Thrilling Win Over Deshaun Watson, Texans

During an owners meeting in NY earlier this month, McNair reportedly said quote, "We can't have inmates running the prison". Backlash over the comment rekindled a national debate over NFL players, mostly African-Americans, who have broken with tradition by taking a knee or raising their fists during "The "Star-Spangled Banner" to protest racial bias in the us criminal justice system".

Sports Security tight as Sri Lanka cricket team land back in Pakistan
Author: 0 Security tight as Sri Lanka cricket team land back in Pakistan

The Pakistan Cricket Board, in collaboration with the ICC, last month organized a three-match T20 global series against a World XI, led by South Africa's Faf du Plessis, at Gaddafi Stadium. Only Seekkuge Prasanna (23 not out) and debutant Sadeera Samarawickrama (23) put some resistance against a varied Pakistan bowling attack. Ashraf dismissed Isuru Udana, Mahela Udawatte and Dasun Shanaka off successive deliveries in only his third Twenty20 worldwide.

Sports Winx claims her piece of Cox Plate history
Author: 0 Winx claims her piece of Cox Plate history

Seven horses signed up to race her with Humidor , the 13-1 shot domestically, her toughest challenger. Starting a prohibitive 0.18-1 favorite, Winx settled midfield in the 2,040-meter (about 1 1/4-mile) championship at Moonee Valley in Melbourne , and got to the front easily enough with about a quarter-mile to run.

Sports MLB suspends Astros' Gurriel for 5 games in '18
Author: 0 MLB suspends Astros' Gurriel for 5 games in '18

But it's not for the rest of this year's World Series, in which the Astros led the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 entering Game 4. Gurriel explained that he was joking with his teammates about how he felt like the home run was the result of Darvish deciding to pitch to him as if he were also Japanese, which doesn't really make any of this any better or less offensive.

Sports Fans are loving Manchester United's tweet about Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 Fans are loving Manchester United's tweet about Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Manchester United's Anthony Martial celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during the Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur (pic: Martin Rickett/PA Images). "But I think the only team that had opportunities I think was us, apart from the Dele Alli chance, we controlled them very well". He has six goals and five assists in 14 matches, but only six starts.

Sports Cops quell Houston Astros Pasadena bar confrontation: 'Nonsense?'
Author: 0 Cops quell Houston Astros Pasadena bar confrontation: 'Nonsense?'

His sources allege that the loud parties in question were being disrespectful to women in the bar and that Astros security were the ones that actually called the cops. Sources say Hinch "snapped" and unleashed on the other patrons - cursing and yelling in the middle of the bar. We're told he was having some drinks - when some hotel guests came in and started talking trash about the Astros.

Sports ESPN cancels 'Barstool Van Talk' after only one episode
Author: 0 ESPN cancels 'Barstool Van Talk' after only one episode

Last week, Deadspin reported that ESPN had tried to launch the show without Barstool's branding but was rebuffed by Barstool president Dave Portnoy. "And rent is due every day". The debut episode of " Barstool Van Talk ", which aired at 1 a.m. ET, drew a.05 overnight rating and 88,000 viewers. Then took me into the office for some weird line of questioning.

Sports Patriots Hightower to have season-ending surgery
Author: 0 Patriots Hightower to have season-ending surgery

Kyle Van Noy , Elandon Roberts , David Harris , Marquis Flowers will be looked upon to shoulder the load in Hightower's absence. Hightower, who signed a four-year, $35m contract this offseason, was an integral part of New England's Super Bowl-winning squad last season and was voted to the Pro Bowl and a second-team All-Pro.

Sports The NFL wants to hear from Colin Kaepernick
Author: 0 The NFL wants to hear from Colin Kaepernick

NFL owners will meet next week to consider changes to a game manual that says players "should" stand during the national anthem, a guideline the league has left to the discretion of players. A source says that Kaepernick has been behind the scenes, "taking meetings with publishers in the NY offices of WME". Now, many other players in various United States and worldwide pro sports and even celebrities have joined in, much to the daily angst of the Tweeter in Chief, Donald Trump.

Sports Yankees part with manager Girardi
Author: 0 Yankees part with manager Girardi

Girardi preempted the Yankees' announcement with his own statement shortly before 11 a.m., saying, "With a heavy heart, I come to you because the Yankees have decided not to bring me back". The 53-year-old Girardi led a young squad on a surprising run to an AL wild-card berth this year with a 91-71 record, the team's best since 2012.

Sports Bet9ja Preview: Chelsea vs Everton: Back the Blues to win to nil
Author: 0 Bet9ja Preview: Chelsea vs Everton: Back the Blues to win to nil

Everton did manage to pull one back, with Calvert-Lewin - who came on as a substitute for McCarthy - netting a goal, but it was too late to spark a real comeback. Yet Chelsea hung on and with minutes remaining made the game safe through Willian . Don't forget Ampadu is only 17. However Courtois says that the players are behind Conte and if there was an issue, they would tell their Italian coach.

Sports Eric Bledsoe reportedly asked Suns for trade before season
Author: 0 Eric Bledsoe reportedly asked Suns for trade before season

The regular season could not have started any worse for the Phoenix Suns . It's unclear if the tweet was related to Watson's firing, but Bledsoe fired it off just about an hour before Wojnarowski reported Watson was out in Phoenix . He said he's already received calls from teams about Bledsoe's availability and he planned to answer them. He was eventually promoted to head coach at the start of the 2016-2017 season.

Sports Du Plessis carried off but Proteas seal whitewash
Author: 0 Du Plessis carried off but Proteas seal whitewash

South Africa strengthened their grip on the number one ranking after they beat Bangladesh 3-0 in the ODI series on Sunday. South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis probably made up his mind on how to compensate for his duck in the previous game beforehand and the stylish batsman did exactly that against Bangladesh during the third and final ODI yesterday.

Sports Huddersfield Town vs. Manchester United preview
Author: 0 Huddersfield Town vs. Manchester United preview

United serious missed a defensive minded midfield player a year ago, but this problem has been solved as the Serbian has provided the team with much needed protection in front of the back four. But the Belgian looked toothless in a dour 0-0 draw at Liverpool followed by the narrow win at Benfica. Sometime I feel being good defensively is a crime, but that is a way of getting results.

Sports Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Zlatan Ibrahimovic could return in 2017'
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho: 'Zlatan Ibrahimovic could return in 2017'

Now, during the pre-match conference in the build-up to his side's Premier League clash against Huddersfield, Jose Mourinho openly stated: "Zlatan is here". He is working so, so hard but he won't be back in the next week or the next couple of weeks. "I think he is looking forward to coming back, most probably in December or January time".

Sports Chelsea players are reportedly disappointed with Antonio Conte amid slump
Author: 0 Chelsea players are reportedly disappointed with Antonio Conte amid slump

Chelsea , who had no European commitments last season, play Watford on Saturday, seeking to avoid a third successive Premier League loss after defeats to Manchester City and Crystal Palace . Chelsea has played 13 games so far in this campaign, recording seven wins, two draws, and four defeats, with a goal difference of 30:15, which is around 3.5 goals per contest on average.

Sports Florida university braces for speech by white nationalist
Author: 0 Florida university braces for speech by white nationalist

A day before white nationalist Richard Spencer is scheduled to speak at the University of Florida , its president affirmed his belief in free speech but said the security costs of holding such an event at a public university put an unfair burden on taxpayers.

Sports Google Doodle commemorates Mexican-American singer Selena Quintanilla's first studio album
Author: 0 Google Doodle commemorates Mexican-American singer Selena Quintanilla's first studio album

Selena has always transcended cultural boundaries and having this Doodle featuring a strong, Latina woman on the homepage of Google around the world is a flawless example that. A rapidly growing fan base got her the Tejano Music award for "Female Vocalist of the Year" , after which there was no looking back. Today is also the anniversary of Quintanilla's first studio album, " Selena ", which debuted 28 years ago.

Sports Donald Trump Criticizes NFL For Not Forcing Players To Stand For Anthem
Author: 0 Donald Trump Criticizes NFL For Not Forcing Players To Stand For Anthem

All that's left now is for Trump to display Roger Goodell's balls in a glass jar on his desk. Yesterday's meeting in NY featured 11 team executives and players from eight teams, including those who have knelt in recent weeks. We believe in that. According to a report, the owners were considering a rule that would force all players to stand while the anthem plays during their meetings this week.

Sports Deeney tells Wenger: 'Arsenal don't have any cojones'
Author: 0 Deeney tells Wenger: 'Arsenal don't have any cojones'

Following the match, Wenger - of course - hit out at the referee. Deeney said: "I've heard Wenger's already blaming (the decision) as the reason why they lost". "I think for us it was kind of a wake-up call, but it wasn't loud enough". Copyright 2017 SIGNAL . Permission to use portions of this article is granted provided appropriate credits are given to www.signalng.com and other relevant sources .

Sports Rooney saves Everton and Koeman at Brighton; Saints draw
Author: 0 Rooney saves Everton and Koeman at Brighton; Saints draw

While the draw only lifts Everton to 16th, it might be enough to persuade the club to give Koeman more time. "We know we can play better but the commitment and belief was really positive". It was teacher versus student as Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino hosted Newcastle and his former boss Rafael Benitez in a 2-2 draw. Pellegrino played under Benitez at both Valencia and Liverpool, then later joined the Spaniard's coaching staff at Anfield.

Sports Jets fans burn Tom Brady in effigy
Author: 0 Jets fans burn Tom Brady in effigy

I'm going with what the ref said. It's a battle of 3-2 teams in the Meadowlands today, as the New England Patriots take on the New York Jets . Seferian-Jenkins did get a hold of the ball again, but he didn't get any body parts down in the field of play before he landed out of bounds.

Sports Packers fans meltdown after Aaron Rodgers injury: 'Take my arm!'
Author: 0 Packers fans meltdown after Aaron Rodgers injury: 'Take my arm!'

Rodgers rode a cart to the locker room for further tests and remained there throughout the first half. Rodgers suffered the injury in the first quarter after taking a hard hit from Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr . The Green Bay Packers lost, 23-10. It was Flynn who kept Green Bay's playoff hopes alive by going 2-2 in four starts. The Packers made the announcement about their star quarterback in the third quarter of Sunday's game against Minnesota.

Sports South Carolina QB Shows Awesome Sportsmanship Following Win
Author: 0 South Carolina QB Shows Awesome Sportsmanship Following Win

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP ) - South Carolina made sure Tennessee's apparent allergy to the end zone continued for one more week. Tennessee entered its home game against SC coming off what embattled head coach Butch Jones called one of his best bye weeks ever .

Sports Atlanta waives Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder
Author: 0 Atlanta waives Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder

Taking a shot at developing Felder's potential may have been worth it for the Hawks , but they're facing a roster crunch of their own, and still want to give most of their point guard minutes to Dennis Schroeder. Jefferson had already announced a retirement after winning the 2016 NBA Finals, although he ultimately went back on that to play another season. The Hawks will send back the draft rights to Dimitrios Agravanis and Sergii Gladyr , according to a source .

Sports Guardiola tries to heal Pochettino rift
Author: 0 Guardiola tries to heal Pochettino rift

Pochettino, who has played for and later managed Barcelona's city rivals Espanyol, said on Friday that Guardiola struggles to "be a gentleman" after a victory. Plus a little video from the press conference. "So I am really disappointed if he said that". "I'm disrespectful?" he responded, before looking down at his desk and shaking his head.

Sports Barcelona chief Grau: We have the money to buy Coutinho in January
Author: 0 Barcelona chief Grau: We have the money to buy Coutinho in January

Dean Saunders believes that Sadio Mane is a more important player to Liverpool than Philippe Coutinho . LIVERPOOL look set for another transfer window of speculation surrounding Philippe Coutinho after Barcelona publicly confirmed they are ready to revive their interest in the player in January.

Sports Appeals court clears way for NFL's 6-game suspension of Ezekiel Elliott
Author: 0 Appeals court clears way for NFL's 6-game suspension of Ezekiel Elliott

When the union filed its case in defense of Elliott in Texas, the N.F.L. filed a separate motion in the Southern District of NY, where it argued that that court was the appropriate venue for the league and players to settle their disputes. Zeke would be eligible to return for the Cowboys' Thursday night game against the Washington Redskins in Week 13. The 22-year-old Elliott was suspended by Commissioner Roger Goodell in August after the league concluded following a yearlong investigation ...

Sports Patriots QB Tom Brady expected to play vs. Jets
Author: 0 Patriots QB Tom Brady expected to play vs. Jets

But you wouldn't know it by watching Tom Brady play football this season. "I'm not going to hype the situation", Ealy told me this week about possibly going up against the team that traded for him in March, then waived him in August. With just one interception this season, he also hasn't hurt owners with too many turnovers. It's nothing that I normally practice on. "I mean, I think they're fighting their butts off on every play".

Sports Union Complains That Dallas Cowboys Now Have To Stand During Anthem
Author: 0 Union Complains That Dallas Cowboys Now Have To Stand During Anthem

In the meeting, Jones sought to ensure players also saw the bigger picture regarding the business side of the situation, including concerns over TV ratings and sponsors, the source said. "You understand? If we are disrespecting the flag then we wont's play". Garrett said the meeting was out of "love, admiration and respect for the players".

Sports LaVar Ball just pulled LaMelo Ball out of high school
Author: 0 LaVar Ball just pulled LaMelo Ball out of high school

Now, he will have the next two years to train under his bombastic father and be homeschooled prior to heading off to college. "He's on track for UCLA , but he doesn't have to be dealing with those knuckleheads". "It's good for Melo", his father said. Will he then get housed when he plays real games? Today, LaMelo Ball becomes the 1st high school player ever to have his own signature shoe.

Sports NFL Report: Turnovers doom Rams in loss to Seahawks
Author: 0 NFL Report: Turnovers doom Rams in loss to Seahawks

Not only has it taken time for Wilson most years to find his rhythm, but he's also notorious for being a slow starter during games. I know things can change after the bye week next week, and the Seahawks' history suggests that it will. To keep the defense well rested Goff and the offense will have to extend drives and keep the chains moving. Gurley had 14 carries for 43 yards and only two catches for seven yards.

Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr already headed for surgery on injured leg

A source told ESPN that Beckham will get a second opinion before deciding on surgery to fix the injury. Ultimately, Beckham was lifted onto a cart and taken to the locker room for further evaluation. By video, Marshall suffered a medial deltoid sprain, an unusual ankle injury. Shepard was injured when he was hit hard over the middle earlier on the same drive.

Sports The Stan Simpson Show: Keeping the spotlight on Puerto Rico
Author: 0 The Stan Simpson Show: Keeping the spotlight on Puerto Rico

He added that the government has efforts to restore power and operations "down to a science". The territory's bonds, already weak from the pounding of Hurricane Maria , fell another 31 percent. Pence was being briefed inside a U.S. Virgin Islands Army National Guard hangar. On arrival Friday, the vice president's plane flew over homes stripped of the roofs, toppled trees and debris strewn in yards.

Author: 0 Chargers Rookie WR Mike Williams To Make NFL Debut In Week 6

The Giants held opponents to 17.8 points last season, second-fewest in the league; they are up to 23.8, eighth-most in 2017. The team also went winless in their first five games in 1987 and 1979. They eclipsed 100 yards in the first half after their previous high for a game was 91 yards. It also came four plays after Odell Beckham Jr. hurt an ankle and become the fourth Giants receiver knocked out of the game.

Sports Iowa State QB Jacob Park on personal leave with 'medical concerns'
Author: 0 Iowa State QB Jacob Park on personal leave with 'medical concerns'

Making things even more hard for Iowa State was the fact that the Cyclones were without starting QB Jacob Park , who left the team to deal with an unspecified medical issue. "We are focused on helping Jacob in any way we can. We are just not making enough plays, and if you do that in this league you're going to come out on the short end of the stick".

Sports Scotland keep World Cup dream alive with win over Slovakia
Author: 0 Scotland keep World Cup dream alive with win over Slovakia

The former Scotland midfielder said: "Every win makes you feel better about yourself, and the performance makes you feel better about yourself". The Scots scraped past 10-man Slovakia thanks to Martin Skrtel's last-minute own goal. "We still need to go to Slovenia and win, and even if we do that, we'll have a double-header against another team that's finished second in their group".

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