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Saints will both kneel and stand while in London


The New Orleans Saints plan to kneel and stand as a team during Sunday's game against the Miami Dolphins . There is nothing like a game against arch AFC North rivals Pittsburgh to help get re-focused though and it will be live on Sky Sports from 1800BST. Read More »

Henry Winter: Alexis Sánchez and Alex Iwobi inspire laboured Arsenal


The defender's right footed effort was smashed home after Brighton blocked shots from Shkodran Mustafi and Hector Bellerin. Forced to attack, Brighton was far better from then on and could even have gone in level at half time . Chris Hughton's side created a few chances in the final few minutes of the game and could have got a goal back. Sanchez also had a look with a free-kick as Arsenal continued to dominate. Read More »

Chelsea Manager Conte Hopeful Over Morata Injury


In the biggest and most significant game of the Premier League weekend, Chelsea host leaders Manchester City , a team that has not allowed a goal since August 26, and sports a 22-0 goal difference in the Premier League and Champions League in that time. Read More »

Clemson at Virginia Tech

The Tigers have been only briefly challenged since. Developing quarterbacks is something they've specialized in. By the middle of the third quarter, Clemson held an insurmountable 24-3 lead. The Hokies committed three turnovers, resulting in 14 points for Clemson . This triumph was their 12th in a row on the road, and fifth in a row against Virginia Tech , including the 2016 ACC championship. Read More »

Hamilton can sleep easy after taking Malaysia pole


Hamilton and Mercedes endured a tricky Friday with an upgraded car, prompting the decision to switch the championship leader back to an old spec to compare to teammate Valtteri Bottas' car in FP3. Lewis Hamilton is on the pole today as he seeks his fourth straight victory. "If you hit the sweetspot of the tyre the times are competitive", Wolff said. Read More »

Kimi Raikkonen jokes that he won't miss the Malaysian Grand Prix


I have been working very hard in the past few years to make it to F1 - why should I crack now?" "There is a fundamental issue in the vehicle that we need to find out". "Fridays are when you play around and try some things", Vettel said. "Obviously, I could continue a little bit more, but the damage was so bad that I had to stop anyway". Read More »

Georgia's Nick Chubb has final word at Tennessee

Georgia , coming off a 31-3 thumping of Mississippi State, took advantage of a pitiful offensive effort by humbled Tennessee and cruised to a 41-0 SEC victory before a sellout crowd of 102,455 at checker-boarded Neyland Stadium. And that falls on Jones, who can't explain away this defeat to Georgia. "And we were late throwing the football". The Bulldogs followed with a field goal. Read More »

Moses Benched As Dominant Man City Outclass Chelsea


Former Chelsea midfielder Kevin De Bruyne scored a second-half victor after the Belgium worldwide combined with Gabriel Jesus before placing a finish past his compatriot Thibaut Courtois. "But, as a player, you have to take responsibility for yourself as well and do what is best for you". Harry Kane of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring his sides third goal during the Premier League match between Huddersfield Town and Tottenham Hotspur at John Smith's Stadium on September 30, ... Read More »

De Bruyne brings City just reward


Chelsea were playing very well without the Englishman in the side and were able to keep a clean sheet in in the three games he didn't play. Morata scored 20 goals in 43 games at Real Madrid last season, but the striker failed to make a lasting impression at the Spanish giants. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino thrilled Tottenham's dominant win at Huddersfield


However, former Liverpool star Lawrenson is backing Tottenham to have too much for Huddersfield and is tipping the north London side to secure a comfortable victory. Pochettino seemed to notice Spurs letting up on Huddersfield , as he was spotted on the touchline barking orders with his side up comfortably midway through the second half. Read More »

Vettel fastest in second Malaysia Grand Prix practice


Vettel had surprisingly held the upper hand over Hamilton throughout practice but suffered an issue in the final session and required a new engine. Sky Sports F1 did a statistical breakdown and projected that Hamilton would need another 109 Grand Prix starts to surpass Schumacher. Read More »

United States of America dominating Presidents Cup


With a 24th Presidents Cup match win, Mickelson tied the record held by Tiger Woods - who was watching at the 18th green in his role as an assistant captain. They were 3 up after four holes against Charl Schwartzel and Anirban Lahiri and never let up in a 6-and-5 victory. But this team I think is better still than that. Read More »

Manchester United v Crystal Palace


Benteke limped out of Palace's 5-0 defeat at Manchester City in the second half and the Belgium global now faces a prolonged spell on the sidelines. Anthony Martial was forced off in Moscow with a muscle injury and will be assessed ahead of kick-off. Paul Pogba is still sidelined with a hamstring problem, while Marouane Fellaini is unlikely to feature due to an injury sustained in a collision with Southampton's Shane Long last weekend. Read More »

Cubs clinch division, celebrate by dropping multiple f-bombs on CSN Chicago


They trailed the Brewers by 4.5 games at the All Star break, but they have the best record in the NL since said break and take some momentum into the playoffs. Tough to have your playoffs dashed in a more heartbreaking way. Your team could know exactly where and when it will be playing ball again after Sunday's regular-season finale: spring training , 2018. Read More »

F1: Hamilton takes little for granted at Sepang

The drama proved pivotal when Hamilton won the final four races of the season, only for Rosberg to take the championship by just five points. Sebastian Vettel has put his disastrous F1 Singapore Grand Prix weekend behind him as he focuses on clawing back some of Lewis Hamilton's 28-point championship lead at the Malaysian Grand Prix . Read More »

Louisville suspends Rick Pitino, AD Tom Jurich


Gatto, as well as two other defendants affiliated with the athletic wear company were nabbed in the probe. On June 3, Bowen announced his commitment to Louisville . "For these men, bribing coaches was a business investment", declared Joon Kim, acting US attorney for the Southern District of NY, in disclosing a continuing investigation into academia and sports entertainment. Read More »

President Trump says National Football League team owners are 'afraid' of their protesting players


And now the debate has begun. Stand up for those who have given their lives to make the US a free country and for those lost in the pursuit of equality. The Arizona Cardinals linked arms and stood for the "Star-Spangled Banner" along with the Dallas Cowboys , who knelt before the song. CBS' pregame show, "The NFL Today ", was up 33% compared to previous year, and scored its best overnight rating since 2010. Read More »

Theo Walcott Brace Helps Gunners See Off Borisov in Belarus


Giroud netted a penalty as the Gunners claimed a 4-2 Europa League win in Belarus. Click the right arrow, above, to see talkSPORT's Arsenal player ratings... This led to a nervy last twenty minutes for Arsenal in a match they should have just let tick away. Scherbitski describes himself as an Arsenal supporter, although the way the keeper passed straight to Walcott on the edge of his own area was perhaps taking the allegience a little too far. Read More »

Broncos' Trevor Siemian knows where he went wrong in loss to Bills


McCoy has averaged 98.6 yards in 10 career games against AFC West teams and needs seven receptions to join Frank Gore and Matt Forte as the only active players with 9,000 rushing yards and 400 catches. Overall, the one thing the veterans agreed on was that each would still be standing for the national anthem and the flag, regardless of what NFL players continue to do. Read More »

WATCH: Player accidentally knocks off fan's nachos in MLB game


But none of that matters because the playoffs is the start of a completely new season. All is still not yet lost, but a Cardinals postseason path is precarious at best. He had been giving me changeups all night. A World Series hero a year ago, Russell said this hard-fought division title feels satisfying. In the second, the righty walked Jedd Gyorko to lead off the inning and gave up a single to Jose Martinez. Read More »

Veratti used Barca for new deal, says Ancelotti


Speaking separately to PSG's website, Verratti said "Our dream is, of course, to win everything, but we all know that football is a hard sport and that you don't win trophies by giving interviews". "The reason was the first goal - we conceded after one minute", he said. "He only wanted a better deal with PSG ", Ancelotti is quoted as saying by Le Figaro . Read More »

Trump wants rule to stop National Football League players from kneeling during anthem


Carter and Rahim both agree that whether or not you agree with the protests , the conversation around them probably isn't going to end anytime soon. The protest campaign started past year with former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , who sat down during the national anthem during a match in August 2016 in protest of the "oppression of black people and people of colour" by the United States. Read More »

Packers players ask fans to link arms in unity before Bears game


The Bengals remain winless after the Packers rallied for a 27-24 overtime victory at Lambeau Field on Sunday . He's had a couple of tryouts with other teams but never signed, instead he worked at his parent's children's clothing consignment store which is where the Packers found him on Monday. Read More »