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Jon Gruden wants to bring back fullbacks ... and the '90s

Gruden is very familiar with the Patriots from the perspective of a head coach, and from the perspective of an analyst. New Oakland Raiders head coach Jo...


Joseph Parker: I Can Out-Box Anthony Joshua or Knock Him Out

AJ now holds the IBF and WBA world titles, as well as the unrecognised IBO belt, and puts all three on the line against the Kiwi, who is the current WBO champio...


Man Utd striker Lukaku feels he deserves more recognition

The substitute gobbled up Lukaku's perfectly weighted ball, firing a header into the corner without any challenge from the Blues defence. It lifted United bac...


FA Plans to Implement Premier League Winter Break

Not only do we remain the home of Premier League football but also the home of top quality drama, entertainment, comedy and other sports. It is different to o...


Roger Federer pays tribute to Rafael Nadal after winning latest award

It's been an awesome ride'. epa06569206 Swiss tennis player Roger Federer poses with the "Sportsman Award" and "Comeback Awards" at the 2018 Laureus World S...


Nemanja Matic heaps praise on "amazing" Scott McTominay

Willian , the Chelsea star , has been a target of United's since Jose Mourinho's appointment at Old Trafford in summer 2016, as Mourinho and the Brazil f...


Ice hockey: USA shootout goal and Korean unity light up women's tournament

Oh yeah, and then there's the hockey. This year? Not so much. Good, but they don't give medals for fourth. After watching Canada claim four consecutive gold...


Pacers to sign Trevor Booker for the rest of the season

He began the season with the Nets before joining the 76ers in the December trade that sent Jahlil Okafor and Nik Stauskas to Brooklyn. In 33 games off the Phi...


Tokyo 2020 Olympics mascots unveiled after Japanese children's vote

Children from more than 16,000 elementary schools across Japan participated in the selection process , choosing their favorite design from three shortlisted i...


Costacurta: Conte, Mancini, Di Biagio

Gian Piero Ventura was sacked in November after failing to qualify for the World Cup . 'I haven't chosen yet but I think Conte is the one who could do the ...


Former Spurs boss says Harry Kane 'will have to leave'

He said: "Of my ex-teammates, I still talk to Harry Kane , who I congratulated again via text three days ago for his 100 goals in the Premier League ". Harry ...


Ta-Nehisi Coates to write Marvel's new Captain America comics

Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates, who is responsible for penning the latest series of Black Panther comic books , revealed that he'll be writing a new Captain America ...


Tottenham Manager Mauricio Pochettino Not Impressed With Video Assistant Referee

More than 5 minutes of injury time was played in the first half following the frequent use of the VAR that left fans, players and coaches confused and incr...


Federer: US Open 'unlocked' something in Anderson

Nadal limped out of the quarterfinals at the Australian Open on January 23. "I play this tournament because I like it and, not because I'm trying to be number...


Giants GM's draft outlook means Saquon Barkley could be in play

I'm excited about meeting some of these guys here, it's going to be fun. "If he's the right guy, if you think that guy can be a franchise quarterback like Eli...


NFL Star Matt Forte Announces Retirement

He speaks about how he's played football since he was 6 years old and the game has enhanced his life in many ways. "But, after much prayer and reflection, I've ...


New England Patriots TE expected to play in 2018

Gronkowski posted a one-word tweet with a shrugging emoji, and the timing would suggest that it was in direct response to Rapoport's report. "The expectation ...


Sexual harassment row: Weinstein Company files for bankruptcy

In her statement , Contreras-Sweet said she was inspired by the #MeToo movement in spearheading the bid to buy the embattled company founded by the Weinstein...


LeBron James calls out college sports: 'The NCAA is corrupt'

He is, if nothing else, flattered by the gesture. "The other two bear simple, clear phrases: "COMPLETE THE PROCESS" and "#PHILLYWANTSLEBRON". "It's a huge d...


Family: Stoneman Douglas shooting victim buried in Dwyane Wade jersey

Wade was traded back to Miami at the National Basketball Association trade deadline February 8 after starting the season with his former Heat teammate, LeB...


Vettel tops the timesheets in Barcelona on Day 2

Vandoorne still finished third fastest with a 1:20.325, however, his time was set on Pirelli's new hypersoft tyres. Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo headed out f...


USGA changes US Open playoff format

The U.S. Open's 18-hole Monday playoff is history. "After receiving input from a variety of constituents, including players, fans, volunteers, officials and...


Atletico says Carrasco and Gaitan joining Chinese club

He scored 23 goals and gave 17 assists during his time as an Atlético player. According to the latest reports, the China League One champions Dalian Yifang ha...


Justin Thomas removes 'inappropriate' heckler — Honda Classic

His performance at the Honda Classic , however, was one that got his rivals to sit up and take notice. McIlroy said recently that he played with Woods in Nov...


Chelsea's Olivier Giroud: I wish I'd won Premier League title at Arsenal

The France global, who did win three FA Cups while at the Emirates, swapped north London for Chelsea in an £18 million deal as he targeted more first-team f...


No buyers for Rajinikanth's Kaala in Telugu

Actor Dhanush, who is producing Kaala , on Thursday said that the team has made a decision to postpone the teaser release to March 2 "as a mark of respect" for...


Penguins G Murray diagnosed with concussion

Defenceman Olli Maata fired the offending shot off Murray's mask during Monday's practice. The 23-year-old is 23-13-2 this season with a 2.82 goals-against aver...


Blackhawks send Ryan Hartman to Nashville at trade deadline

The Nashville Predators bolstered their lineup for the stretch run by acquiring forward Ryan Hartman from the Chicago Blackhawks . A rumor had been buzzi...


Former USC QB Sam Darnold will not throw at National Football League combine

Most of those quarterbacks plan on doing everything in Indianapolis this week. Fellow top quarterback prospects Josh Allen , Josh Rosen , Baker Mayfield , and ...


Roger Goodell is about to drop the hammer on Jerry Jones

Elliott was suspended six games in the 2017 season for domestic violence allegations made against him in 2016. The Cowboys owner argued the alleged incident...


Cavaliers looking into fan's slur toward Spurs' Patty Mills

The fan, who sat courtside under the basket, was heard calling Mills a " Jamaican dog ". The fan's bobsledder comment is likely to be a reference to the Jamai...


Canyon Country rideshare driver charged with 7 rapes

The Santa Clarita resident was formally charged with 27 felony counts , including nine counts of forcible oral copulation and five counts of sodomy by use of f...


Beating the bluebloods: Hokies nip Duke at Cassell

They'll be hoping to pull off another such turnaround on Monday night. "We can't fall into that trap of being happy about this (Syracuse) game and not be read...


Jon Jones Just Can't Get Out Of His Own Way

It was the third time Jones has been stripped of his title. The SMRTL is one of two WADA-approved labs in the U.S. Scott contended that, were Jones knowingl...


Woman mauled to death at home of world-famous 'Lion Whisperer'

The statement read: "At approximately 11 h05 on Tuesday, Netcare 911 was called to assist at a game lodge in the Hammanskraal area". The victim had joined a f...