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by | January 01, 2018 | 04:10

The Bucs came up empty on their next drive but special teams would come up huge as Tampa Bay punted the ball away. The Saints didn't end the regular season the way they wanted, losing to the Bucs, 31-24. The Saints got a big game from rookie Alvin Kamara , who returned the Bucs first kickoff 106 yards for a touchdown, tying the game at 7-7. Tampa Bay had taken the opening kickoff and driven 75 yards in 14 plays for a touchdown and 7-0 lead.

by | January 01, 2018 | 03:25

I take a lot every year from coaches, some others. Jack Del Rio's time as Oakland Raiders head coach did not last long. And ownership is looking for a change and Del Rio is out of there. That means they finish with a 6-10 record in a season with championship expectations. But star quarterback Derek Carr regressed under first-year offensive coordinator Todd Downing, and Ken Norton, Jr.

by | December 30, 2017 | 02:12

The Buccaneers missed the playoffs for the tenth straight year, going 4-11 this season with Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints left. Both of the coaches before Koetter - Greg Schiano and Lovie Smith - were fired after two seasons.

by | December 29, 2017 | 01:52

McGregor (21-3 MMA, 9-1 UFC ), the No. 1 ranked fighter in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA lightweight rankings and No. 3 pound-for-pound fighter , has yet to defend the lightweight title he won in November 2016. It is Conor's fault he did Mayweather, but we chose to do the Mayweather fight and everybody gave a f--. In vacating his middleweight belt, GSP violated a clause in his contract that mandated he defend his title, should he win.

by | December 28, 2017 | 01:08

This is the flawless scenario both for Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs in general. Chiefs fans were just a tad excited on Wednesday about the news that rookie quarterback Patrick Mahomes would make his first National Football League start Sunday at Denver.

by | December 27, 2017 | 03:57

It sparked the Reds back into action, but the biggest chance to extend their lead was spurned right on 45 minutes-Firmino firing wide when clear on goal after Salah's through-pass. Alexander-Arnold's milestone goal arrived when he charged into the Swansea box, latched on to an Alfie Mawson clearance and rifled a shot of the underside of the crossbar.

by | December 27, 2017 | 02:50

Beyond that, Harrison should be another quality addition to the Patriots locker room as they eye a Super Bowl repeat. And though the 39-year-old Harrison hasn't played much this season, he has had a history of dominating Chiefs left tackle Eric Fisher.

by | December 26, 2017 | 10:24

The plane reportedly caught fire after it crashed. She was also the mother of an 18-month-old and 3-year-old, Sheriff Judd said. In 2010 he received his pilot's license and flew regularly, including on trips to Alabama to visit a daughter in college, Liguori said.

by | December 26, 2017 | 09:56

It is nearly a year since Williams won the Australian Open title, later revealing she was pregnant with her first child, Alexis Olympia who was born in September . The Mubadala tournament comes ahead of next month's Australian Open , where Williams is expected to defend her title. It also provides a lift to the Australian Open , after the two-time champion Victoria Azarenka of Belarus pulled out of the warm-up event in Auckland, New Zealand, because of a child custody battle ...

by | December 26, 2017 | 06:06

With the Pittsburgh Steelers leading 27-0 in the fourth quarter on Christmas Day, Hopkins made one of the most spectacular catches of the season from QB TJ Yates. That Steelers defense is not playing well at the moment and despite Houston being banged-up offensively, I like the Texans to move the ball consistently.

by | December 25, 2017 | 19:17

It is a multi-stellar cast, which of course highlights the reissue of the last three league finals. After all, James ruined Durant's first career trip to the NBA Finals in 2012 when the Miami Heat topped the Oklahoma City Thunder , giving LeBron his first championship ring.

by | December 25, 2017 | 19:17

Enberg voiced games for NBC, CBS and ESPN and worked 10 Super Bowls , eight NCAA men's basketball title games and 28 Wimbledons. Enberg is a 13-time Sports Emmy victor, has earned the lifetime achievement award, and has been selected to many Hall of Fames.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:25

Kane at last produced a composed finish after Moussa Sissoko and Son Heung-min had wasted one-on-one opportunities to make the points safe, firing low into the net on the counter-attack. It was the first time the Lillywhites will record back-to-back league wins at Turf Moor since December 1925. Even during my time at Spurs I'm surprised by him.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:24

The board also accepted the resignation of chairman Lynn Weidner , who Meyers said will remain on the board for up to 90 days "to facilitate a smooth transition". But a day earlier on Facebook, she defended herself against an allegation by former Miss America Gretchen Carlson that Weidner solicited former Miss Americas to attack other former title winners who were not supportive of Haskell.

by | December 24, 2017 | 03:11

Flowers completed just 4 of 14 passes for 52 yards and a touchdown. Instead, the Red Raiders finish an up-and-down season at 6-7. Shimonek started the first 11 games of the season for Texas Tech before being benched in the team's regular season finale against Texas.

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:55

Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas, Lance Naik Gurmail Singh and Sepoy Pargat Singh were grievously injured during the ceasefire violation and succumbed to their injuries. Tensions between Pakistan and India have been running high in the Himalayan territory for a long time. In recent years, Kashmiris have openly supported anti-India rebels and sought to protect them by engaging troops in street clashes during military operations against the rebels.

by | December 24, 2017 | 02:37

Liverpool host Swansea on the back of a remarkable 3-3 draw with Arsenal that saw the Reds establish a 2-0 lead then slip 3-2 behind before Roberto Firmino grabbed a 71st-minute equaliser. "We've all been in games like that where you score and they go down the other end and score and there's always a mistake for a goal but at 2-1 what can you do to stop that game being a basketball game?" The play began from some lackluster defending by Arsenal on a throw in and Liverpool is a team that ...

by | December 23, 2017 | 02:01

Jose Mourinho didn't use a No.10 against Bristol City and Manchester United's attacking potency suffered as a result. "We are not the only ones", he said . "So we move on and we move on quickly because we have another match". Mourinho said: "He is an option". Antonio Valencia is doubtful with a hamstring injury but Paul Pogba is set to start in Premier League after returning from suspension against Bristol City.

by | December 22, 2017 | 02:10

In an unusual scheduling quirk, this Friday's match against Arsenal will be the second time Liverpool have faced the London side in the first half of the current season-with their next game, the first of the second half of the campaign, also the first of two times they take on Swansea .

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:36

Not after Foles was an efficient 24-of-38 for 237 yards and four touchdowns passes without an interception, Not after his 115.8 passer rating. Right tackle John Jerry was flagged for a false start on a fourth-down play because the linemen couldn't hear Manning's cadence with all the noise the Philadelphia fans in the stadium.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:23

Antoine Griezmann , a 26-year-old French soccer star, is under fire on social media for posting a picture of himself dressed in a controversial costume. Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has met with Griezmann's family ahead of a possible summer move, sports daily Mundo Deportivo reported on Monday.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:24

According to SI, Richardson used sexually suggestive language directed toward multiple female employees. The report states that the settlements came with non-disclosure requirements forbidding the parties from discussing the details. The publication says it's been investigating allegations against Richardson for several weeks. NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the league has no comment at this time.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:20

Not that the Packers didn't make it interesting. For Carolina, Cam Newton threw for 242 yards and four touchdowns , while Greg Olson had nine catches for 116 yards and the one score. And with every hit he took, the Packers had to be holding their breath. Rodgers, who missed seven games and underwent surgery to fix his broken right clavicle, has experience coming back from a similar injury.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:21

After 15 years, Marvin Lewis is done in Cincinnati. Lewis has been Cincinnati's head coach since 2003. If the report didn't open a can of worms, the game certainly did when the Bengals were getting blown out for the second straight week.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:11

Coutinho also later laid on compatriot Roberto Firmino's goal with a cross as the visitors ran out 4-0 winners at the Vitality Stadium to move back into the Premier League's top four. Liverpool added a second six minutes later when Firmino stopped the ball crossing the byline by hooking it into the six-yard box on the volley for Lovren to finish with a diving header.

by | December 18, 2017 | 03:12

Then the Steelers , in one play, went all the way down the field on a 69-yard catch and run by JuJu Smith-Schuster, setting them up at the Patriots' 10-yard line. And a play later, Rowe was a fingertip shy of breaking up a pass in the right seam for Eli Rogers , who scooted away for an 18-yard touchdown. Brady repeatedly turned to Gronk on the Patriots' final scoring drive, connecting over the middle for back-to-back 26-yarders and then a 17-yarder to the Steelers' 8.

by | December 17, 2017 | 03:13

The New York Knicks (15-13) will host the Oklahoma City Thunder (14-14) in an inter-conference match-up at Madison Square Garden on Saturday (Sunday AEDT). The Knicks expect a warm reception for their former team captain, who was traded to Oklahoma City in September for Enes Kanter , Doug McDermott and a second-round pick.

by | December 17, 2017 | 03:02

Gobert was examined Saturday by the Utah Jazz medical staff and underwent magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) testing. It appears he watched Utah's win over the Boston Celtics on Friday, and James had some positive things to say about the team the Cavaliers will face tonight.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:37

The Broncos will sport their all-blue uniforms along with blue helmets for the game. Dye recovered a fumble on a botched Statue of Liberty handoff and returned it 86 yards for a touchdown with 37 seconds remaining to get the Ducks on the scoreboard.

by | December 17, 2017 | 02:08

This likely means McGregor's next fight will be a lightweight title unification fight with the interim UFC Lightweight Champion Tony Ferguson, and hopefully, this will take place at some point in the early stages of 2018. Canelo from 2013". He has not fought in the Octagon since November 2016, and he has never defended a UFC championship. The legendary coach simply believes that the fight would be a gross mismatch.