• Matt Patricia likely to become Lions head coach
Matt Patricia likely to become Lions head coach

The Patriots, 14-3, will host the victor of Sunday's divisional matchup between the Jaguars and Steelers next Sunday in the AFC title game, since they beat the Titans on Saturday. The 43-year-old has been with the Patriots since 2004 and he's served as their defensive coordinator since 2012. A native of Sherrill, N.Y., Patricia was an offensive l...

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  • Martin O'Neill turns down Stoke City
Martin O'Neill turns down Stoke City

If Stoke do agree a deal with O'Neill, it is expected that Irish assistant manager Roy Keane would join him, as would most of his backroom staff. It is believed O'Neill is prepared to resign from his Ireland post rather adopt the job-sharing arrangement that had been floated as a compromise to appease the FAI.

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  • McFeely: Have mercy on Vikings fans today
McFeely: Have mercy on Vikings fans today

But quarterback Drew Brees passed for 376 yards and two touchdowns. But Bradford suffered a knee injury during the game that sidelined him for the next three games, which is when the Vikings first turned to Keenum. The multi-faceted Saints (11-5 ) offense will be tested against the Vikings . There was the obligatory training camp story ab...

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  • Vikings activate QB Bradford off injured reserve
Vikings activate QB Bradford off injured reserve

The Saints had won the last three meetings, including the last one in Minneapolis (42-20 in 2011). While the Vikings have been more successful, they have both changed for the better. "You know, obviously Dalvin had a good outing against them and ran the ball really good". "I think there's just kind of that mentality of having the chip on your...

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  • Gruden maybe the Raiders solution to winning
Gruden maybe the Raiders solution to winning

But Gruden said his broadcast career allowed him to see how and where other team's practice and how schemes are evolving. Ben Roethlisberger could retire in a matter of just a few short weeks, and if reports of turmoil at 1 Patriot Place are true, we could finally be at the end of the dynasty in New England.

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  • Gov. Brown proposes $131.7 billion state budget
Gov. Brown proposes $131.7 billion state budget

The state receives 70% of its revenue from income taxes and half of that comes from the top 1%, making the state dependent on capital gains earned in the stock market and resulting in huge revenue swings, Brown said. "This is about steady-as-you-go or exuberance followed by pain", said Brown, who is obviously determined to leave the state's fiscal ...

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  • Baseball agent fired after report he placed camera in shower
Baseball agent fired after report he placed camera in shower

Martoe's statement concluded by saying that unfortunately CSE Talent had aligned itself with an individual who did not uphold its standards, and it was therefore necessary for the company to end with cause Mr. According to a spokesman with the MLBPA, Wood remains listed in their system as Benintendi's agent. Last April, Wood's original firm,...

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  • Pochettino reveals Spurs' bleak transfer future
Pochettino reveals Spurs' bleak transfer future

Tottenham Hotspur chairman Daniel Levy has sought to mark out his territory in the face of Real Madrid's interest in striker Harry Kane . In three-and-a-half years at Tottenham , I saw minimum 100 names in the media. West Ham United's Pablo Zabaleta aand Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-Min (right) battle for the ball during the Premier Leagu...

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  • Salah fit for Liverpool; Klopp had to sell Coutinho
Salah fit for Liverpool; Klopp had to sell Coutinho

Skipper Vincent Kompany is nearing a return but is not expected to be ready for this match. Gundogan came to prominence under Klopp's guidance as part of his celebrated Borussia Dortmund sides but the missed out on the chance to face his old mentor last season when his debut campaign at City was curtailed by a cruciate knee ligament injury.

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  • The NFL's games in London next season are actually pretty good
The NFL's games in London next season are actually pretty good

Overall, those four games are certainly better than most we have seen played internationally in recent years. While the Colts won't be playing in London, they also don't seem to be partaking in the Mexico game, either as that will reportedly be between the Los Angeles Rams and Kansas City Chiefs .

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  • Winter Olympics Host Options Limited by Warming Planet, Research Says
Winter Olympics Host Options Limited by Warming Planet, Research Says

The medal target range announced on Tuesday was four to 10, with an expectation at least five would be delivered in Pyeongchang. The six they won in Sochi was their highest total for 30 years and second most ever at a Games. Lizzy Yarnold was Britain's sole gold medal victor in Russian Federation four years ago, while David Murdoch's men's curlin...

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  • Bell threatens to sit or retire if franchise tagged again
Bell threatens to sit or retire if franchise tagged again

He also caught 85 passes for 655 yards and two TDs. "I'm not going out here getting the ball 400 times if I'm not getting what I feel I'm valued at". From his patient running style to his business approach, Bell is drawn to doing things differently, he said, and the birth of his daughter past year has become a factor for him to consider .

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  • Mourinho rounds on Scholes in tirade over Pogba flak
Mourinho rounds on Scholes in tirade over Pogba flak

Lingard sealed the win in the 81st, cutting in from the left wing and sending the ball fizzing over goalkeeper Jordan Pickford to score his seventh league goal of the season, making him United's second top scorer behind Romelu Lukaku . Speaking prior to the Everton match, Mourinho told Sky Sports: "I would say a week (out for Lukaku)". "Some p...

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  • Rafael Nadal 'feeling fine' and ready for Australian Open
Rafael Nadal 'feeling fine' and ready for Australian Open

Sharapova said after a long time out she had to be patient coming back to the tour, but was still confident of returning to the top ranking and winning major tournaments. But former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash on Monday said he expected the Serbian to be the most unsafe of the injured stars. "If he comes back with the joy of fighting and the jo...

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  • Raptors bench runs wild on Cavaliers
Raptors bench runs wild on Cavaliers

LeBron James had a meltdown in the midst of getting blown out by the Toronto Raptors , and Cavs coach Ty Lue is saying that the team needs to get rid of its hidden agendas - whatever that means. It's going to start with us, and everybody getting back to what we were doing when we were playing good ball. Although the sample size is small, ...

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  • Conte says
Conte says "everything is possible" when asked about future

The Juventus manager, Massimiliano Allegri, has been linked with taking Conte's position at Stamford Bridge in the event that he departs in pre-season, a year before the end of his contract. The manager was unhappy with the West London club's transfer policy, and it has been reported that he will depart from Stamford Bridge at the end of the seas...

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  • Mets bringing Jay Bruce back for $39 million
Mets bringing Jay Bruce back for $39 million

He was hitting.254 with 29 home runs and 75 RBI before being traded to the Indians . Jay Bruce and his proven bat are headed back to the New York Mets . The Giants were reportedly interested in Bruce, but the 30-year-old outfielder wasn't necessarily a great fit for a San Francisco team looking to add power and stay under the competitive bala...

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  • Barcelona vs Celta: how and where to watch
Barcelona vs Celta: how and where to watch

Lionel Messi propelled Barcelona into the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey on Thursday, as the Blaugrana breezed past Celta Vigo 5-0 at the Camp Nou and 6-1 on aggregate. The evening got even better for the forward a couple of minutes later, as Alba once again found space down the left and teed up Messi, who finished routinely.

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  • Sens' Kelly named to Canadian Olympic team
Sens' Kelly named to Canadian Olympic team

Nobody with a vague grasp of Canadian hockey history forgets the reason why Canada's hockeyists went half a century without winning Olympic gold before a triumphant victory in Salt Lake City in 2002. "These guys that are going to be named here today they earned it", general manager Sean Burke said. After seeing the hand Vegas and the Golden K...

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  • Police arrests four Kashmiri cricketers for respecting Pakistani national anthem
Police arrests four Kashmiri cricketers for respecting Pakistani national anthem

The 1.45-minute video showed one team in green jerseys like the Pakistani cricket team. In the video, players have also bowed their heads while singing Pakistan's national anthem . The teams involved were MCC, Gondipora and Dardpora Cricket Club. " Jammu and Kashmir is India and only Indian anthem will be played here and Indian tricolour unfurled...

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