• Vikings at Redskins: 3 things we learned
Vikings at Redskins: 3 things we learned

When Eric Kendricks and Anthony Barr went out of the game after colliding while breaking up a pass at the goal line toward the end of the Redskins' first drive, Kirk Cousins went to Jamison Crowder on the next play with replacement Emmanuel Lamur trailing in coverage.

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  • Michigan QB Wilton Speight has a broken collarbone
Michigan QB Wilton Speight has a broken collarbone

MI football lost more than just the game on Saturday when they fell to Iowa. The sourced report, from MGoBlog , says that Speight will miss the remainder of the regular season - Michigan's upcoming game against IN and the regular-season finale at Ohio State - with the injury.

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  • Elliott scores twice late, Cowboys top Steelers 35-30
Elliott scores twice late, Cowboys top Steelers 35-30

Though the Steelers only committed four of the game's 14 penalties, focus and discipline remained an issue for Roethlisberger, who during the week had a heart-to-heart with head coach Mike Tomlin regarding discipline among the younger players on the roster.

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  • Giants riding high, host Bengals on Monday Night Football
Giants riding high, host Bengals on Monday Night Football

His presence, now that he's completely healthy, elevates the Bengals' offense to another level; that was evident against the Redskins. Jones is filling in for Justin Pugh , who's out with an MCL sprain. NY averages less than 69 yards on the ground per game, which is bad, and they're running for less than four yards per carry, which is the average i...

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  • Coyotes announce 16000-seat arena plan for Tempe, Ariz
Coyotes announce 16000-seat arena plan for Tempe, Ariz

Rio Salado Parkway and South McClintock Drive. Part of the problem is thought to be the location of the Gila River Arena . The new facility is located in the East Valley area, which is closer to the Phoenix metro area than Glendale. A second phase of the project envisions a hotel and other amenities on the site. The plan is great news for ...

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  • Jedrzejczyk keeps strawweight title at UFC 205
Jedrzejczyk keeps strawweight title at UFC 205

The Big Apple proved the ideal stage for McGregor, who has become one of MMA's biggest draws not only for his exploits in the octagon but also for his swagger outside of it. Having struggled in the penultimate round, Jedrzejczyk won the last to win 49-46 on all three judge's scorecards in her fourth title defence. "I did want to finish it", Woo...

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  • Cubs World Series parade won't be attended by Steve Bartman
Cubs World Series parade won't be attended by Steve Bartman

Even now, two days later, with a colossal victory parade and rally going on in Chicago , it's hard to believe that what we've all been waiting for all our lives has really, truly happened. "The more and more they win now, at his earlier age, the more and more excitement there is", Angelo said. While loyal fans who live nearby are preparing to make...

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  • Blocked point-after kick lifts Broncos past Saints, 25-23
Blocked point-after kick lifts Broncos past Saints, 25-23

That banged up defense, so vaunted for their ability to make game-changing plays in 2015 needs to get after Brees ( Von Miller ) and force at least one, probably two turnovers to change the complexion of this game. Still, Brees managed to complete 21 of 29 passes for 303 yards and three touchdowns, with the first two scoring passes going to Willie ...

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  • Cody Kessler: Thursday night benching 'motivates you to want to be better'
Cody Kessler: Thursday night benching 'motivates you to want to be better'

After Cleveland inserted backup quarterback Josh McCown midway through the third quarter, Suggs beat his man and hit McCown's arm as he threw, setting up an interception by teammate Jerraud Powers at the Browns 40. "This is different, but at the same time, I get it". After the game, Jackson said that he "never said that Cody Kessler was the s...

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  • Rosberg content with 2nd as Hamilton forces title showdown
Rosberg content with 2nd as Hamilton forces title showdown

Hamilton led through the first 20 laps, followed by Rosberg , Max Verstappen of Red Bull, which was the final finish. The next time the safety auto appeared he ducked into the pits for fresh tyres, re-emerging 13th and brilliantly driving through the field again back up to third.

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  • Tony Romo unlikely to be active when Cowboys meet Steelers
Tony Romo unlikely to be active when Cowboys meet Steelers

Leary, like Smith, failed to practice on Wednesday and Thursday and he ends the week listed as questionable as well. He's won over the locker room, too, as a level-headed leader who puts in the work. Bell is one of the best pass-catching running backs in the league and Lee is one of the best cover linebackers. Romo has opted to remain silent on the...

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  • D'Onta Foreman: Foreman logs another 150+ rushing yard game
D'Onta Foreman: Foreman logs another 150+ rushing yard game

The Mountaineers don't have a 6-foot-1, 249-pound back in their stable to simulate what it's going to be like against Texas star D'Onta Foreman. This game will be as close as expected but Texas will reach bowl eligibility on Saturday as the Longhorns play the role of spoiler for yet another Big 12 title contender.

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  • IU out to snap Penn State's five-game winning streak
IU out to snap Penn State's five-game winning streak

With just two games left, it's easy to wonder where this team might be if they cut down the giveaways even in half. The Lions lost their third starting tackle, struggled to run, had two passes intercepted and had a hard time handling IN quarterback Richard Lagow.

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  • Former Husker Gregory faces year-long suspension from NFL
Former Husker Gregory faces year-long suspension from NFL

Instead of attending camp, Gregory elected to enter himself into a treatment facility. This is when the defensive end was placed on a four-game suspension for substance abuse. Gregory was scheduled to return to the Cowboys lineup in Week 16 before this most recent violation. And if the reports of another failed test are true, Gregory could be h...

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  • Andy Murray set to defend his spot
Andy Murray set to defend his spot

Djokovic , who played out one of the best seasons last year, visibly ran out of steam - especially in the second half of the year - as he failed to return title-less in his last four tournaments. That was Nishikori's first semi-final appearance at a major since his run to his only Grand Slam final in NY in 2014 and the 26-year-old hopes it is a sig...

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  • Hamilton on pole in Brazil
Hamilton on pole in Brazil

Of course, it is not that easy and the run into turn one is very short so that doesn't help but I will try everything I can". "But I'll try everything I can". "It was an exciting qualifying , Lewis was just marginally quicker in the end. Anyway, as we have seen this year, pole is not the guy who will necessarily win the race".

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  • Test Series Ireland ring changes for rugby Test against Canada
Test Series Ireland ring changes for rugby Test against Canada

Jackson kicked the conversion to give Ireland a 42-21 lead. Schmidt's name had been linked with the Lions especially after Ireland beat the All Blacks last week. Momentum swung back to the home side from an accidental turnover by Canada . Tiernan O'Halloran starts at full back with Keith Earls and Craig Gilroy on the wings.

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  • Kendrys Morales reportedly agrees to three-year deal with Toronto Blue Jays
Kendrys Morales reportedly agrees to three-year deal with Toronto Blue Jays

If he gets to big leagues quickly the Blue Jays' circumstances suggest it will be as a corner outfielder; Jose Bautista and Michael Saunders are free agents and Troy Tulowitzki and Devon Travis are ensconced in the middle infield. Morales is a switch hitter, giving the Jays a much needed left-handed bat in their everyday lineup. With the move, ...

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  • Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails in final hours
Clinton focuses on healing, Trump on emails in final hours

Trump topped Clinton by six points on this group in trust to handle terrorism and national security, five points on handling corruption and four points on the economy, while trailing by seven on immigration and health care alike. But at a rally in Minneapolis after news of the Federal Bureau of Investigation conclusion broke, Trump delivered his st...

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  • Pistons drop another road game, Spurs win 96-86
Pistons drop another road game, Spurs win 96-86

The offensive outburst from Gasol, who signed with the Spurs as a free agent in the offseason, equaled his scoring output from his last two games combined. When the second unit squandered an 11-point second-half lead against the Spurs , Harden was forced to reenter earlier than usual in the fourth quarter to stave off the San Antonio rally.

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