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by | January 12, 2018 | 00:37

On Wednesday, wide receiver Calvin Ridley became the first Alabama player to officially declare for the draft . Harrison will forgo his senior season at Alabama and enter the 2018 NFL Draft, Matt Zenitz of AL.com reports. That year, he had 1,045 yards and seven touchdowns on 89 receptions as the Crimson Tide won the national championship over Clemson. Harris rushed for an even 1,000 yards and also scored 11 touchdowns this season.

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:58

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . But the Daily News reported Wednesday "that all signs are pointing" to Patricia taking over the coaching reins in NY and that "there are indications he prefers the Giants to the Lions".

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:35

NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the deal is for five years for Gutekunst, who has been with the Packers for 19 years and was promoted to director of player personnel on March 21, 2016. We had great success together in Green Bay and we both understand the hard work it takes to create a winning environment. "I believe in the Haslams (owners Jimmy and Dee Haslam), Coach (Hue) Jackson and John, and I'm looking forward to helping build the type of team Cleveland Browns fans will be ...

by | January 11, 2018 | 00:34

Cole to Houston also would be a tough blow for the New York Yankees , as the New York Daily News reported Monday that the Bronx Bombers landing the one-time All-Star was "inevitable." At this point, the hold up for any team trying to trade for Cole is the Pirates reportedly wanting three top prospects in a deal.

by | January 10, 2018 | 00:44

Among the four reasons Gruden offered for returning to the sidelines were: A love of football, a love of the City of Oakland, and a love of the Raiders . So I think I'm more big picture now than I was in the past. The coach also steered clear of discussing any specifics about the nature of the team he's taking over, which is coming off a disappointing 6-10 season, but did heap praise on quarterback Derek Carr .

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:31

The NFL and NFLPA determined the Panthers properly followed the protocol in that case. The post contained a picture of the Jordan-brand wine bottle and a mailing label addressed to Newton at Panthers headquarters. The founding C.E.O. of the Concussion Legacy Foundation tweeted, "This " Cam Newton's visor poked him in the eye" is the greatest storyline in the history of sports".

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:13

A 5-year deal for Gutekunst. The #Packers are swinging big on their GM search. He spent his first 13 seasons as a college scout. By hiring Gutekunst, Murphy passed over Russ Ball, the team's Vice-President of Football Operations/Player Finance and Eliot Wolf, the son of former GM Ron Wolf, now the team's Director of Football Operations.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:10

Ball, the outspoken father of Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball, told ESPN's Jeff Goodman that Walton has lost control of the team and players "don't want to play for him". "I feel very secure in my job status right now", Walton said . Carlisle said Walton has the support of the association. Carlisle was upset that ESPN would even give a platform to Ball.

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:31

Former Boilermaker President Tim Reed is among the fans during tailgate festivities Sunday morning. Midway through the second quarter the Bills finally broke through on a 31-yard field goal from field goal from Stephen Hauschka to give Buffalo a 3-0 lead, but it didn't come without some controversy.

by | January 07, 2018 | 08:26

I must be pleased with the commitment for my players". The Championship outfit held the Premier League champions to a stalemate at Carrow Road, earning a replay at Stamford Bridge for a second chance to make it into the fourth round of the competition.

by | January 07, 2018 | 07:55

It's a break for the Falcons, who most likely won't face as much a challenge trying to slow down Nick Foles , the Eagles' new starter. The Falcons' experience in the playoffs could come into play. The Falcons made plays on the ball, led by cornerbacks Robert Alford , Desmond Trufant and linebacker Deion Jones . And they tackled well, none better than what nickelback Brian Poole showed in the open field.

by | January 07, 2018 | 06:08

But all was not well. But Kelce had to sit out the second half after sustaining a concussion in the second quarter, and the Chiefs never recovered. Rapoport notes that the Chiefs are not only open to it but that the actual returns on the trade could actually be better than what they traded for Smith in the first place.

by | January 07, 2018 | 05:44

But I know you're looking forward to getting back to coaching. "We congratulate you as you head back to the sideline with the Raiders ". Gruden responded: "Well, thank you". Those coaches combined for a.359 winning percentage (92-164) and two playoff appearances. Sean McDonough is really going to miss his ESPN partner Jon Gruden on " Monday Night Football " and gave an awkward fist bump to prove it.

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:13

They're two clear of Cardiff City and Britsol City for third place and seven clear of seventh-place Sheffield United. "The Championship is coming in a direction where they are Premier League level, they just play in another competition".

by | January 06, 2018 | 01:11

Gruden coached the Raiders between the 1998 and 2001 seasons. Yes, that infamous Tuck Game, in which the Patriots defeated the Raiders 16-13. Gruden guided the Buccaneers to the 2003 Super Bowl title, defeating Oakland 48-21 in the championship contest.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:50

The 23-time Grand Slam victor defeated her sister Venus in last year's Australian Open 6-4 6-4 and had a second consecutive title in her sights when the tournament started later this month. Serena Williams of United States looks on during her Ladies Final match against Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia on day three of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship at International Tennis Centre Zayed Sports City on December 30, 2017 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

by | January 06, 2018 | 00:48

Liverpool's Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mané are in Ghana for the CAF Awards where the Egyptian will be named the CAF African Player of the Year after his outstanding performances for AS Roma, Liverpool, and the Egypt National team. Taking home the women's national team of the year award was South Africa's senior side. "This award is a big award for me ... it's a special moment for me in my career", Salah added.

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:36

Thomas has not held back his displeasure with the Boston front office since the summer blockbuster trade that sent him to Cleveland (along with forward Jae Crowder , center Ante Zizic and the Brooklyn Nets' 2018 first-round pick) for guard Kyrie Irving .

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:34

All signs now point to the Raiders luring Jon Gruden from ESPN , with a rumored five-year, $50 million contract and possible part ownership of the team. The Raiders' six-win dropoff was the second-largest in franchise history from one season to the next. "Asked directly about about ESPN report re: interest in Jon Gruden ".

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:32

Carson Palmer's NFL career is over after 15 years in the league with three teams. Palmer won the 2002 Heisman Trophy at USC, then played 15 years in the National Football League for the Cincinnati Bengals , Oakland Raiders and Arizona Cardinals .

by | January 03, 2018 | 01:30

McCarthy certainly brings some stability to Green Bay, especially with the firing of defensive coordinator Dom Capers earlier this week and Ted Thompson leaving his post as general manager. In 2005, the Packers extended the contract of coach Mike Sherman for two years after Thompson was hired as general manager. The team will begin a search for a new GM.

by | January 02, 2018 | 11:16

The selection will take place live at the Citi Field stadium in New York City at 1pm local time during the second interval of the NHL Winter Classic, which sees the New York Rangers face the Buffalo Sabres . Since 1998, the US has won three silver medals (2002, 2010, 2014) and one bronze medal (2006). Ryan Zapolski , who plays for Jokerit in the Kontinental Hockey League, is the only goaltender on the roster so far, with two more to be added later in January.

by | January 01, 2018 | 01:11

Fox wouldn't reveal last week if he'd spoken to general manager Ryan Pace or team ownership about his future. The Vikings can scout the Bears all they want, but there's not doubt the Bears have a few plays that aren't on tape. Case Keenum rebounded from a down outing last Saturday to complete 21-of-29 for 189 yards and a touchdown, a 15-yarder to Stefon Diggs - his eighth of the season to double his previous high and tie Kyle Rudolph for the team lead.

by | January 01, 2018 | 00:51

The Brazilian, 20, went off in tears after appearing to injure a knee during the first half at Selhurst Park . Both players left the pitch on stretchers, and things looked bleak with the 26-year-old's leg put in a brace - but thankfully pictures emerged after the final whistle of De Bruyne walking with support, and BT anchor Jake Humphrey informed viewers that he told commentator Ian Darke that he was "OK".

by | December 31, 2017 | 01:00

Besiktas fans appeared to wave goodbye to the 26-year-old forward after he netted for them against Osmanlispor in a Turkish Cup tie on Thursday night. "But whether we are the ones to complete that deal or not, the interest from other clubs around Europe is our biggest worry if we are to secure that transfer".