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Pittsburgh Steelers blasted away by Dallas Cowboys, Ezekiel Elliott
- November 15, 2016

Roethlisberger completed 37-of-46 passes for 408 yards and three touchdowns, but the numbers weren't enough to extend his home winning streak to eight games. The Carolina Panthers will be without starting All-Pro center Ryan Kalil for a second straight week because of a shoulder injury, meaning Gino Gradkowski will get the start. (more...)
Packers at Titans: Highlights, score and recap Packers at Titans: Highlights, score and recap
- November 14, 2016

The Green Bay Packers head south to take on the Tennessee Titans in a week 10 inter-conference showdown. Green Bay needs Aaron Rodgers to start playing with a sense of urgency the entire game. Read on for our Packers vs. Titans prediction and preview. Since two interceptions in a win at Miami on October 9, Tennessee is lucky rookie LeShaun Sims recovered a fumble on a muffed punt by Jacksonville on October 27. (more...)
Joe Flacco gets the job done for Ravens in win over Cleveland
- November 14, 2016

On the Ravens' next possession, Breshad Perriman caught his first career touchdown pass on a 27-yard lob from Flacco that was upheld after a review. When McCown replaced him, he promptly threw an interception . I understand that you are 0-9 and just want to win a game, but the decision Jackson made last night made no sense. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 68 global goals
- November 14, 2016

Ronaldo, who hit the post with a second penalty and steered a header against the crossbar late on, is now joint-fourth in the scoring charts in Europe alongside Germany great Muller and Keane, who retired from Republic of Ireland duty in August. (more...)
Adam Lallana defends Luke Shaw after Jose Mourinho criticism
- November 14, 2016

The Manchester United manager was dismayed at Smalling's decision to make himself unavailable for Sunday's 3-1 win away at Swansea City. The Mirror understands that this could leave the door open for United's Premier League rivals, Arsenal and Liverpool, to swoop in for the England internationals in the upcoming transfer window. (more...)
PG Rubio likely to return after 5-game absence
- November 13, 2016

Thibodeau said Rubio's intensity and intelligence were among the things that have been missed during his absence. Rubio could help in the backcourt with rookie Kris Dunn still adjusting to the pro game, averaging just 4.9 points and shooting 36.4 percent from the field in the early going. (more...)
Trump's Muslim ban temporarily removed from website
- November 12, 2016

The page was restored Thursday afternoon . " Trump is calling for a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States until our country's representatives can figure out what is going on", Trump said on his website on December 7, 2015. (more...)
Marijuana now legal for recreational use in California, Nevada and MA
- November 12, 2016

Elsewhere, recreational marijuana scored its first major victories east of the Rockies. The nod this week to recreational pot use from voters in California , Maine , Massachusetts and Nevada should give Canada more ammunition in the court of global legal opinion, said Archie Kaiser, a professor in the schools of law and medicine at Dalhousie University. (more...)
Fernando Santos: 'I regret playing Cristiano Ronaldo against Manchester United' Fernando Santos: 'I regret playing Cristiano Ronaldo against Manchester United'
- November 11, 2016

Speak your thoughts on the new deal and stay tuned for much more from the pitch coming very soon! While he has scored seven goals across La Liga and the Champions League, he has been goalless in four of his last five matches in all competitions, sparking doubt as to whether his best days are behind him. (more...)
Indian equity markets stumble on domestic, global cues Indian equity markets stumble on domestic, global cues
- November 10, 2016

From around 1,700 points down as the day began, the Sensex recovered to end the day 338 points at 27,252. By the time Democratic Hillary Clinton conceded defeat and Trump gave his victory speech, the index had significantly risen from the lows, and was quoting at 27,207.92 points, down 383.22 points, or 1.39 per cent. (more...)
Mkhitaryan determined to fight for United place Mkhitaryan determined to fight for United place
- November 10, 2016

The Red Devils have struggled to put together positive runs of form since Jose Mourinho's appointment as the club's new manager back in May. Southgate left both out of his squad for the World Cup Qualifier against Scotland and the friendly with Spain, saying there was "obviously something wrong" with them. (more...)
Ohio State dominates Nebraska 62-3
- November 10, 2016

A big game, and a big loss for NU. The Buckeyes are 41-18-1 ATS in their last 60 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. He completed 26 of 38 passes for 290 yards and four TDs. Freshman running back Demario McCall made a bid for more playing time with a team-leading 73 yards rushing on 16 carries. Armstrong was immobilized on a back board and taken from the stadium in an ambulance . (more...)
Conor McGregor, featherweight champ … lightweight champ … Knicks point guard? Conor McGregor, featherweight champ … lightweight champ … Knicks point guard?
- November 10, 2016

For now, all the fans can do is wait for UFC 205 and the conclusion of McGregor's collision with Alvarez . "I'm going to do what I always do and go out and prove myself to anyone who doubts me or who still isn't convinced". Didn't I just take out this division? At the time, RDA was the reigning champ of the 155 division. He became hooked when he was introduced to a group of men training in a basement near his Kensington home. (more...)
Garth Crooks names the Manchester United star that irritates him
- November 10, 2016

Naturally, the press had to seek Ibrahimovic's opinion of the goal while asking him questions about the game. "This player is starting to irritate me". Such issues are understood to have flared up over the last week, causing the left-back a problem during Thursday's 2-1 Europa League defeat at Fenerbahce. (more...)
San Diego voters nix Chargers' stadium bid San Diego voters nix Chargers' stadium bid
- November 10, 2016

The team has a one-year option to join the Rams in a new stadium in Inglewood in 2019. Fortunately for him, the Raiders recently have been targeting a new stadium in Las Vegas instead, possibly giving the Chargers more time to sort out a solution between San Diego and Los Angeles. (more...)
Haseeb Hameed unfazed by England call ahead of India test
- November 09, 2016

They have belatedly adopted the system which allows them and opponents to refer on-field decisions to the technology available in the third umpire's room, and vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane acknowledges they will have to be careful to get their tactics right. (more...)
Jose Bautista, 9 others receive qualifying offers before Major League Baseball deadline Jose Bautista, 9 others receive qualifying offers before Major League Baseball deadline
- November 09, 2016

The door to more talks between the sides isn't believed to be closed, according to industry sources, but what happens next is unclear. Players have one week to decide whether to accept the one-year offer or reject it and try for a better deal on the open market. (more...)
Highlights of Saturday's National Hockey League games
- November 08, 2016

Coming from behind has been a challenge for the Blues , who were 1-3 when giving up the first goal coming into the game and got that one win in the season-opener in Chicago. "There was nothing special about it-we just tried to play our game and play fast". The Blues have scored fewer than two goals in six of the past eight contests. (more...)
Anichebe reveals he played against Bournemouth with cracked rib
- November 08, 2016

You're following the team and, at the moment, we're not giving you anything to shout about". Moyes will be without captain John O'Shea at Bournemouth , with the centre-back becoming the latest key player to miss out through injury after being forced off against Arsenal due to a hamstring problem. (more...)
Kane scores on injury return to clinch Spurs draw at Arsenal
- November 08, 2016

The Netherlands have an worldwide friendly against Belgium and a World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg on the agenda over the global break and Janssen will surely be hoping to get amongst the goals. Although the Gunners are unbeaten in the season after an opening day defeat by Liverpool , Wenger said that his side had struggled physically against a Tottenham side who began and finished the derby stronger. (more...)
Bears upset win energized by inspirational speech from Jay Cutler Bears upset win energized by inspirational speech from Jay Cutler
- November 07, 2016

Quarterback Sam Bradford took six sacks against the Eagles , and the Bears, who hadn't been scaring anyone with their injury-riddled defense, spooked him into five more sacks. That's what is frustrating, we're such a good team. But everyone is compensated well, we all sign up for it and we get it. With two weeks to prepare for his team's next game against the Buccaneers, Fox is hoping several players can get healthy for Week 10. (more...)
Olesen increases lead, as Coetze reignites challenge Olesen increases lead, as Coetze reignites challenge
- November 07, 2016

The tournament is Olesen's to lose now, and he has his own plans to protect the big lead. England's David Horsey, Italy's Matteo Manassero, American David Lipsky, Austria's Bernd Wiesberger and China's Li Haotong made up a cosmopolitan chasing pack on 11 under, with South Africa's George Coetzee and Thailand's Thongchai Jaidee a shot further back. (more...)
Matteo Mancosu scores a nasty opener for Montreal Matteo Mancosu scores a nasty opener for Montreal
- November 06, 2016

Considering no road team had won an MLS knockout round match since 2012, Montreal found itself facing down the barrel of an early playoff exit. The Montreal Impact ran D.C. "The guys are extremely disappointed, but I really like this group", said Olsen. I think that was a nice gesture from him. So we're very happy and it's a great emotion. (more...)
Why Cleveland is poised to end its World Series drought in 2017
- November 05, 2016

Clearly, Epstein knows what he's doing, because within his time in Chicago he has transformed this franchise from the laughing stock of the league into World Series champions. In the Chicago area, additional newspapers are being delivered to retailers throughout Thursday. "I have of course a pennant, always gotta buy a pennant, and I have one women's hat", said Linda Cabrales. (more...)
Jakub Voracek scores in OT, Flyers beat Red Wings 4-3 Jakub Voracek scores in OT, Flyers beat Red Wings 4-3
- November 05, 2016

Flyers right winger Jake Voracek ended an exhausting shift by hustling down the ice and depositing center Claude Giroux's pass behind Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek to give the Flyers the win 1:41 into overtime. Though he didn't get penalized, replays showed that he leveled Detroit defenseman Brendan Smith with a shoulder check to the head late in the second period. (more...)
Seahawks' Richard Sherman takes aim at NFL and officials
- November 05, 2016

He hasn't done a great job, and it's obvious. But we're always at the bottom of the league in defensive holding or illegal contact or PI. We're usually the least penalized in that regard, but we're still the highest penalized and our opponents aren't penalized at all. (more...)
Lakers consider center Timofey Mozgov doubtful to play Friday vs. Warriors Lakers consider center Timofey Mozgov doubtful to play Friday vs. Warriors
- November 04, 2016

For the Hawks, points didn't come few and far in between for Dwight Howard and Tim Hardaway Jr. Harrison Barnes scored 14 points to lead Dallas while Deron Williams and Wesley Matthews added 12 apiece. The All-Star guard connected on 5-of-12 3-pointers as Houston shot 39.5 percent (15-of-38) from beyond the arc. At halftime, Zubac already had four personal fouls and center Tarik Black had three. (more...)
José Mourinho turns on Manchester United players after European setback
- November 04, 2016

Rooney's wondrous 89th-minute drive led to a frantic ending, but Fenerbahce held out to secure a memorable victory that sees them usurp United in the Group A qualification spots. "So for himself it is important to start playing regularly at the age that he is at - otherwise the way, I think, is that maybe he has to find another solution [club] because he is too good to sit on the bench". (more...)
Arsenal earn comeback win to reach knockout round Arsenal earn comeback win to reach knockout round
- November 03, 2016

Mohamed Elneny came on late in the contest and played in Ozil, who showed great composure to round the goalkeeper and two defenders before slotting home to seal Arsenal's spot in the last 16. "Overall I believe we were surprised by the speed of their start, we were a bit caught cold", Wenger said. After, I would like to say three more things. (more...)
Zinedine Zidane: Real Madrid draw Zinedine Zidane: Real Madrid draw "my fault"
- November 03, 2016

Leicester dominates the group with 10 points, followed by Porto with seven, while Copenhagen is in third spot with five points. Needing a win at Legia Warsaw to advance, Madrid squandered a 2-0 lead and allowed the Polish side to earn its first point of the campaign in what became a highly embarrassing 3-3 draw for the Spanish powerhouse. (more...)