• Cousins, Redskins light up Packers in high-flying 42-24 rout
Cousins, Redskins light up Packers in high-flying 42-24 rout

During head coach Mike McCarthy's tenure, such a slump was once deemed unthinkable. A reeling Vikings team, a Lions group that has been inconsistent and the horror story known as the Bears have kept the Packers in it - if they could only get their act together.

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  • Conte: Chelsea can maintain table-topping form
Conte: Chelsea can maintain table-topping form

A corner, a cross - anything can happen. "But this is the sixth game in a row we don't concede, which is good news". "We re ready to play many games in a few days because from the start of the season, we ve worked not only on the tactical aspect but also the physical aspect", said Conte.

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  • Week 10 Fantasy Disappointments
Week 10 Fantasy Disappointments

He still remains on pace for the best season of his career, with a per-game receiving yard pace that would push him over 1,200 for the first time, but that pace has certainly slowed of late. Against a better matchup, Ingram is startable, but this isn't one of them. The Browns have allowed 69 receptions for 765 yards and nine touchdowns.

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  • Xavier Rhodes Goes 100-Yards On The Pick-Six
Xavier Rhodes Goes 100-Yards On The Pick-Six

It was the Vikings' second 100-yard TD of the game and gave them a 27-17 lead. The Minnesota team has taken some tough blows throughout the season, including injuries from cornerbacks Captain Munnerlyn , 28, and Xavier Rhodes, 26. Cardinals RB David Johnson is the third player since 1970 with 100-plus scrimmage yards in each of his team's first ...

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  • Aldridge gets 23 as Spurs hold off upstart Lakers, 116-107
Aldridge gets 23 as Spurs hold off upstart Lakers, 116-107

They may not have always won a championship but these players believed in the system of the San Antonio Spurs. "I thought we did a good job of fighting". "They played physical, they got into us, they created turnovers, and in the second half we had to play a lot better, a lot smarter, and cut our turnovers to win the game".

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  • Actress-model Upton tweets her rage after Verlander denied Cy Young Award
Actress-model Upton tweets her rage after Verlander denied Cy Young Award

Also, two writers left Verlander off the ballot entirely, whereas Porcello was named on all 30 ballots. Yet, Verlander, despite having the most first place votes, finished behind Porcello, whose candidacy was based around having the most wins in the AL.

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  • No. 5 Clemson beats Wake 35-13, wraps up division title
No. 5 Clemson beats Wake 35-13, wraps up division title

Watson was 23 of 33 for 202 yards and sandwiched a pair of short scoring runs around a pretty 15-yard touchdown pass to Mike Williams, checking out after Gallman's second TD with 10:50 to play. "The good news is we've got a very good football team". The ACC's schedule makers didn't do the Wake Forest football team any favors these past two week...

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  • Wallabies hang tough to beat France 25-23 on Spring Tour
Wallabies hang tough to beat France 25-23 on Spring Tour

Australia's first-choice No 9, Genia, retains his place ahead of Nick Phipps after returning to the starting lineup last week following his release from French club Stade Francaise for the worldwide window. Lopez missed an injury-time drop goal, leaving France agonisingly close to victory. With a raft of changes, new faces and a 13th debutant f...

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  • Conor McGregor announcement: I won't fight in UFC until THIS happens
Conor McGregor announcement: I won't fight in UFC until THIS happens

Despite winning the featherweight strap almost one year ago, courtesy of a first-round knockout victory over Jose Aldo, McGregor has yet to make a single defense of his 145-pound title, much to the chagrin of division contenders. The SBG Fighter has fought four times in the last 11 months, and three of the those were among the four biggest PP...

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  • Big Ten continues to jockey for 2 spots in College Football Playoff
Big Ten continues to jockey for 2 spots in College Football Playoff

The argument behind USC's generous ranking is simple, as the Trojans boast victories over two Top 10 squads while their losses have also come against three ranked teams. Of course, the showdown in the shoe won't be as important if Ohio State falls in East Lansing to the Michigan State Spartans this Saturday . The two teams play Saturday .

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  • Gooooollllll: Costa Rica Takes Down USA 4-0
Gooooollllll: Costa Rica Takes Down USA 4-0

On Friday, they fell to group favorite Mexico , 2-1, in Columbus, Ohio. And, with eight matches remaining and three automatic places along with one playoff spot available for Russian Federation 2018, there remains ample opportunity for the U.S.to overcome its nightmare start.

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  • New Zealand hold advantage after debutants shine
New Zealand hold advantage after debutants shine

Pakistan lead by 55 runs with 3 wickets in hand as Pakistan go down by 122/7. Younis Khan lasted only eight balls before he gloved a Wagner bouncer to Watling and Pakistan had gone from 58-1 to 64-3. The tourists played out 25 maidens in a defensive approach which eventually backfired against a persistent New Zealand attack. They conced...

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  • PLAYOFF RANKINGS: Ohio St up; Michigan, Clemson still top 4
PLAYOFF RANKINGS: Ohio St up; Michigan, Clemson still top 4

Clemson fell from No. 2 to No. 4 after losing to Pittsburgh . Ohio State climbed to No. 2 after winning its past two games by a cumulative margin of 124-6, beating both Nebraska and Maryland by 62-3 scores. The Rose Bowl Game presented by Northwestern Mutual gets the Pac-12 champ, which in this case would be No. 6 Washington . Penn S...

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  • Mourinho demands respect as he resumes rivalry with Wenger
Mourinho demands respect as he resumes rivalry with Wenger

Rooney needs seven more caps to surpass Shilton's 125 and he is 2-5 to fall short of the landmark. Wenger has never beaten Mourinho in the league and has been branded a "specialist in failure" by his Portuguese nemesis, but with Arsenal six points above United, he now has the upper hand.

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  • Andy Murray beats John Isner to win Paris Masters title
Andy Murray beats John Isner to win Paris Masters title

Murray will officially replace Novak Djokovic at the top of the rankings when they are published on Monday. It also ended Isner's bid for a first Masters title. Murray saved the first with a routine volley after managing to lob his 2.08-metre opponent, and forced Isner to bury a backhand into the net on the second.

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  • Grizzlies snap Clippers' 7-game winning streak
Grizzlies snap Clippers' 7-game winning streak

Withstanding several L.A. comeback attempts, Memphis was finally able hang on and win as Marc Gasol sunk a three-pointer to pound the nail into the Clippers' coffin. Tony (Allen ) has missed a bulk of these games. A big reason the Grizz kept staving off those pesky Clippers runs was the three-point shot. It doesn't really matter, though, as the C...

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  • Brian McCann traded to Astros, ends hope of homecoming
Brian McCann traded to Astros, ends hope of homecoming

Despite the mass exodus, the Yankees were still able to finish with an 84-78 record last season, mostly due to the success of young players such as Gary Sanchez , who hit 20 home runs in only 201 at-bats. To them I say: Good luck. The Yankees acquired right-handers Albert Abreu and Jorge Guzman . He hit 69 home runs overall during his three se...

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  • Watford boss Mazzarri hoping he has some angry Hornets against Leicester
Watford boss Mazzarri hoping he has some angry Hornets against Leicester

Leicester City boss Claudio Ranieri is exhausted comparing this season's side with the title-winning Foxes side of 2015/16. Today [Thursday] they worked and I will see tomorrow how they react. Nigerian forward Isaac Success is yet to recover from an injury and will be out of Watford's clash against Premier League champions Leicester City .

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  • Lee Westwood leads at DP World Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy stumbles
Lee Westwood leads at DP World Tour Championship, Rory McIlroy stumbles

When playing a relatively simple shot from the fairway of the 18th hole during round two, Westwood was tied for the lead. The round moved Hatton into fourth place, tied with Bernd Wiesberger, Charl Schwartzel and Joost Luiten on seven under.

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  • Cleveland tries to end football suffering
Cleveland tries to end football suffering

But Jackson wouldn't back down from his decision. The jokes write themselves really. Jackson's decision backfired. McCown, under heavy pressure, was intercepted twice and sacked three times. If Ogbah goes low that's a penalty as well. Cleveland took advantage and grabbed a 7-3 lead on the next possession with a 25-yard pass from Kessler to Se...

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