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J. Cole Rips the Baltimore Ravens for Not Signing Colin Kaepernick

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Kaepernick's continued employment, despite a playing resume that includes a Super Bowl appearance, has led supporters to argue that he is being blackballed by National Football League teams due to his social activism. Even so, Lynch said he told Kaepernick he needs to clarify where football and activism rank on his priority list because of the franchise-level expectations for quarterbacks in the NFL. Read More »

England 138-6, still 274 ahead of South Africa in 4th test

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Although the bowler wasn't convinced, and umpire Kumar Dharmasena said not out, captain Joe Root called for a review that showed a thin edge. With the umpire turning down their appeal for LBW, England challenged the decision and much to their delight, the replays confirmed that the ball would have crashed into the leg stump. Read More »

PGA moving it's "Championship" to May in 2019

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He joins Tom Watson and the late Arnold Palmer in only lacking the PGA Championship . Quail Hollow returned to the PGA Tour schedule in 2003, though it went through changes in recent years. Johnson missed the cut at the US Open, then fell behind early at the British Open and finished in a tie for 54th place - 16 strokes behind victor Jordan Spieth . Read More »

Alves: Neymar told me to join PSG before he left Barca

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Neymar and his father are now trying to claim the 26m euros that was intended as a incentive when he signed a new deal with Barcelona in 2016. Barcelona has criticized PSG's signing of Neymar by virtue of a record-breaking $263 million transfer fee, accusing the French club of skirting European soccer's Financial Fair Play rules. Read More »

Jay Cutler sihns deal with Miami Dolphins

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And frankly, in their most recent play, Moore has outplayed Cutler. Protections have changed a little bit. "It'll come back pretty quickly", Cutler said . The 34-year-old demonstrated his rocket arm strength as he showed no signs of rust after he was cleared from shoulder surgery in March. "Definitely", Cutler said. Read More »

Ryu Hyun-jin Throws Best Game of MLB Career

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A bright spot for the Mets has been top prospect Amed Rosario's defense at shortstop. If any Los Angeles Dodgers fans have concerns about ace Clayton Kershaw's absence due to injury, Korean lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu should be putting them to rest. Read More »

Rams legend Kurt Warner inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

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Only Pennsylvania has more with 33. That year, Davis became the fourth player in history to rush for at least 2,000 yards in a season (2,008) while scoring a league-leading 21 rushing touchdowns and leading the Denver Broncos to their second straight Super Bowl championship. Read More »

Jose Mourinho Defends PSG Deal For Neymar

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Pogba scored 9 goals in 51 appearances for United last season, and the Portuguese expects the former Juventus star to go well past the double figure mark this term. So in comes the Swede Victor Lindelof for £30m from Benfica to add further competition. The Neymar deal could also help United as Barcelona target the likes of Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Eden Hazard of Chelsea to plug the gap. Read More »

Liverpool midfielder Coutinho wants Barcelona move if business can be done amicably

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With Inaki Williams having cancelled out Roberto Firmino's early penalty, Woodburn sent Liverpool back in front just short of the hour mark before new signing Solanke rounded off the victory. They are on an upward trajectory under Jurgen Klopp, who has looked to put an end the continued departure of the club's best players. The 24-year-old Portugal global would improve Liverpool's midfield options, but he is not worth them selling Coutinho just to get him. Read More »

Happy Sanchez and Arsenal celebrate Community Shield

New-signing Sead Kolasinac powered a header into the back of the net, but there was still time for Chelsea to nearly snatch victory. A traditional tourney that is played between the League winners and the F.A cup winners where it is has been the second time that Arsenal has defeated Chelsea for the Community Sheild. Read More »

Mo Farah on track to chase double

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Meanwhile, fellow Leeds runner Laura Weightman will run in a World Championships semi-final for the first time after easing through her 1,500m heat last night. He celebrated on the track, walking a lap with his four kids, the youngest carried in his arms. "I want to thank everyone of you", he wept. "Being in front of a home crowd it's great, this is what athletics is all about - I loved it". Read More »

Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal board backs my stance on Alexis Sanchez'

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Arsenal's record signing Alexandre Lacazette struck a post in the first half before Moses - red-carded when Chelsea lost the FA Cup final to Arsenal in May - equalised within seconds of the re-start. Improvements are certainly needed this season, with a place in the top four the very least that will be expected from the Gunners . One minute he's on his way out of Arsenal , and the next a club drops interest and we're back to square one. Read More »

Arsenal Player Ratings v Chelsea: Who impressed and who disappointed?

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He'll obviously look to have similar success, but will face a hard time against one of the best defenders in the league in the Frenchman. Nemanja Matic has joined Manchester United . "They haven't lost players and they have bought Lazazette". His ban applies in the Premier League season opener against Burnley. Eden Hazard - The Belgian is still nursing a broken ankle picked up on worldwide duty. Read More »

Sri Lanka all out for 183

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Skipper Virat Kohli Sunday hailed Ravindra Jadeja for his all-round performance in the series-clinching victory against Sri Lanka , saying the left-hand spinner gave the side a great balance. The duo handled the Indian spinners with aplomb, using their feet to good effect as they combined the right dose of caution and aggression. "He is very safe behind the stumps", Kohli stated. Read More »

Gareth Bale 'assured of Real Madrid future'

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Manchester City are the other candidates for the winger, who scored 26 goals with 14 assists in 44 competitive games for Monaco last season. However, Barcelona are determined to replace Neymar following his move to Paris Saint-Germain and now have the financial might to rival anyone for Mbappe after the world record £198m move. Read More »

Mo Farah Wins 10000m Gold Medal at IAAF World Championships

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Only one medal was going to be decided on First Friday - and the man of the (almost half) hour was Mo Farah . For Bolt it was easy. As Britain's most successful athlete in history - some argue the accolade of greatest belongs to Lord Coe because of his world record breaking exploits - Farah should be the poster boy of these Games. Read More »

Conte bristles at Matic talk: 'Ask the club about this'

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The Blues have also signed Manchester City goalkeeper Willy Caballero, AS Roma defender Antonio Rudiger and AS Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko this summer. "It is very important to improve our squad". The injuries mean that Conte, who already has a small squad at his disposal, has even fewer options to choose from, especially when it is taken into consideration that striker Diego Costa has been frozen out. Read More »

Jose Mourinho admits he could be 'happier' with Manchester United transfer business

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United have won the top-flight title more times than any other English club at 20, but they have not tasted success in the Premier League since Sir Alex Ferguson retired in 2013. Mourinho went on to say "w$3 e need options and different players". It will be extremely interesting to see how this develops - especially in view of the increasingly likely chance that Ivan Perisic will not now be joining United from Inter Milan. Read More »

Deal done, Neymar to sign with PSG

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At the club's shop on the Champs-Élysées, more than 1,000 fans queued to buy a PSG shirt of their new Number 10. They have cancelled coach Unai Emery's press conference which had been scheduled for later in the day. "Today it is becoming one of the best clubs in the world and I expect to make a lot of history here and make the fans very happy". Barca were adamant the Brazil worldwide was not for sale but the blockbuster deal gathered pace over recent days and culminated with his ... Read More »

Mo Farah race times

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Gesturing to the crowd to get going, and despite settling on the outside around the middle of the back, he settled towards the rear of the pack as the Kenyans and Ugandans took the race by the scruff of the neck. "This is what the sport's about, these close finishes". The 34-year-old shrugged off continued doping allegations and produced a typically ruthless sprint finish to claim a third straight 10,000m World Championships glory. Read More »

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte keen to kick-start season with Community Shield win

Premier League champions Chelsea have completed four transfer deals after recruiting Manchester City reserve goalkeeper Willy Caballero, AS Roma's Antonio Rudiger, Monaco's Tiemoue Bakayoko and Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata . Conte led the line with both the Belgian forward and new boy Morata in their last pre-season match against Inter so it is not unlikely he will opt for the same combination here. Read More »