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How excited is Jon Gruden adding Martavis Bryant to the Raiders?

In joining Oakland, Bryant, who missed the entire 2016 season because of a suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy, gives Raiders quarterb...


Vikings choose offensive tackle Brian O'Neill with second-round draft pick

Minnesota drafted offensive tackle Brian O'Neill out of Pittsburgh. It took almost two rounds, but the Pitt football team finally saw some recognition in the ...


Royals killer Davidson does it again as White Sox win 7-4

Chicago tallied three runs in the top of the 11th. The Royals are 7-21 in their last 28 overall, 1-12 in their last 13 at home, 4-10 in their last 14 against th...


Nashville Predators fall to Winnipeg Jets 4-1 at Bridgestone Arena

Ellis had an assist and three shots on goal in 20 minutes of ice time. Austin Watson - Nashville's scoring energy winger was injured in Game One against Winn...


Patriots draft two Georgia players in first round

What do you know, the New England Patriots made another trade. Malcolm Butler , Brandin Cooks , Danny Amendola , Nate Solder and Dion Lewis are all wit...


Miami Dolphins select former Alabama star Minkah Fitzpatrick at No. 11

Fresh off two great seasons with the Penn State Nittany Lions and a spectacular effort in the NFL Scouting Combine, the athletic tight end was picked by the pas...


NFL Draft: LSU CB Donte Jackson picked by the Carolina Panthers

Also last season, Jackson showed off his versatility. Jackson (5'11/178) was a two-year starter and three-year contributor in the Tigers' secondary, logging 20 ...


Nnadi selected by Kansas City in third round of NFL Draft

MS defensive lineman Breeland Speaks celebrates a play against Arkansas at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford, Miss. on October 28, 2017. The trade gives the ...


Why Cowboys fans should be excited about Connor Williams

Last year, the raucous Philadelphia crowd booed him for what seemed like forever. Connor Williams , the former Texas Longhorn, became the newest member of th...


Liverpool sweating over Sadio Mane's fitness ahead of Champions League semi-final

And stay tuned until 5.30pm, because we'll be marking the 30 year anniversary of Euro 88 with a very special Boot Room, as Ray Houghton looks back on his goal ...


Canada's Nathan Shepherd selected by New York Jets in National Football League draft

Four years later, Shepherd was selected in the third round of the NFL draft by the New York Jets - the latest stop in what has been a football journey marke...


Improved Manchester United can challenge for title next season, says Brown

SALAH DESERVED PFA PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD "It's easier for you to say negative things about me and not the positive things about me". "There are little thin...


Arsene Wenger: 'Facing Alexis Sanchez will be strange'

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is adamant that David de Gea will not be leaving Old Trafford soon, while insisting the club needed Alexis Sanchez . ...


Jacksonville Jaguars add WR D.J. Chark with the 61st overall pick

He continued his hot streak by lighting up the National Football League combine, running the fastest 40-yard dash among wide receivers at 4.34 seconds and jumpi...


Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2018 kicks off in Baku

Verstappen's errors meant he ended up finishing fifth in the race, despite being ahead of his team-mate Daniel Ricciardo , the eventual victor, when both mad...


Jose Mourinho Regrets His Past Rows with Arsene Wenger

Arsenal's hopes of sending outgoing manager Arsene Wenger off with a trophy suffered a major blow as the Gunners could only draw 1-1 with 10-man Atletico Ma...


Virat Kohli fined for slow over rate during CSK match

He finished it in style too after stepping to the offside and smashing Corey Anderson over long-on to bring up the winning runs and complete a brilliant win f...


Raptors take series lead on Wizards in first round of NBA Playoffs

In the Raptors' two losses in Washington, Porter Jr. had two three pointers in game three and game four of the series. In an interesting move, Wizards' ...


Derrius Guice drafted by Redskins after week of combined-related controversy

But Guice watched as Seattle took San Diego State's Rashaad Penny at No. 27 and the New England Patriots - a team Guice visited - took Georgia's Sony Michel a...


Wenger says timing of his Arsenal departure not his decision

However, instead of giving him a heroic viking send-off, ignoring the decade of malaise and remembering him only for his greatness, Wenger signed a two-year con...


Kim, Putnam lead Zurich Classic as Spieth and Garcia miss cut

Kisner made a 95-foot chip for eagle on the final hole a year ago, forcing a sudden-death playoff that they lost on the fourth hole to Cameron Smith and Jonas B...


Trump keeps some JFK documents sealed as Archives release final batch

Kennedy's assassination under wraps. Congress ordered in 1992 that all records be released in 25 years to put consistent conspiracy theories to rest. "JFK Fi...


Eagles draft tight end Dallas Goedert out of South Dakota State

In four seasons at South Dakota State, Goedert compiled 2,988 career receiving yards, 21 touchdowns on 198 receptions. In announcing the Eagles' second round ...


Jenson Button joins SMP Racing from Le Mans Onwards

With SMP Racing stepping up to the Le Mans Prototype 1 [LMP1] category for the first time this year, Button will be in direct competition with former team-mat...


Christian Kirk selected by Arizona Cardinals in second round of NFL Draft

Kirk is a dynamic athlete who does most of his damage as a slot receiver. Christian Kirk #3 of the Texas A&M Aggies catches a touchdown against the Wake Fores...


Why Lions fans should be excited about Kerryon Johnson

Ineffectiveness did the same previous year. Now Abdullah is going to have to find a way to beat out the rookie running back if he doesn't want to be relegated t...


UW's Vita Vea picked No. 12 overall by Tampa Bay Buccaneers

I felt like I had a great connection with the coaches. General manager Jason Licht now has three picks in Round 2 - No. 38, 53 and 56 overall. "I know there...


Jamie McMurray Avoids Injury After Car Flips 7 Times at Talladega Practice

It was a rough start to the weekend leading up to a restrictor plate race known for crashes and chaos. Its upside-down top hit and hurled over the top of driver...


Rumor: Packers want to move up to get Minkah Fitzpatrick?

One of the most important skills for a defensive back is footwork, and Fitzpatrick is able to go forwards and backwards easily. DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - The Miami ...


Brewers visit Cubs with eight-game hot streak in tow

Milwaukee only managed four hits in the game. "Obviously, we've got guys who are swinging the bat pretty well who can play first base", Stearns said Wednesday...