But the rest of it - Denny Hamlin wrecking Chase Elliott with four laps to go; Elliott never having won a race before; the entire field smashing into each other in a very large last-lap collision - will take some time to sift through. The final 50 laps at Martinsville prior to Hamlin's shunt of Elliott was the definition of hard, close-quarters racing. "My mom always said if you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all", Elliott said.
The turnovers disrupted a Raiders offense that had seemed to find its footing by gaining 505 yards in last week's win over the Kansas City Chiefs . The touchdown was Holmes' third of the season. Tyrod Taylor would punch it in from 1-yard out at the beginning of the fourth quarter extending the lead 27-7. The Raiders drove 81 yards on their first series and established an early lead on fullback Jamize Olawale's 1-yard touchdown run.
This will be the Cowboys' second divisional game of the year and its simply impossible to stress the importance of winning these match ups. The victor takes sole possession of second place in the NFC East behind the Philadelphia Eagles. The Cowboys had to go just two yards for a touchdown after Orlando Scandrick returned a blocked field goal try 85 yards to the four-yard line. After a missed 49-yard field-goal attempt by Dallas, Washington settled for another field goal, a 42-yarder that ...
The Jets (3-5) had just forced a three-and-out and were about to get the ball back down 22-20 inside seven minutes to play, but the normally sure-handed Jeremy Kerley muffed a punt and Atlanta's Kemal Ishmael recovered on the NY 13-yard line.
The majority of the Houston Texans football team took a knee before their game against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday in response to a controversial remark the team's owner made earlier this month. Several players publicly came out against the owner's comments, including veteran Duane Brown . McNair, who first apologized in a statement on Friday, released a second statement regarding his comments on Saturday.
Coming up on the 76ers' schedule, the team plays the Houston Rockets (Oct. 30), the Atlanta Hawks (Nov. 1), and the Indiana Pacers (Nov. 3). Ben Kibler, the medical director of the Shoulder Center of Kentucky at the Lexington Clinic, who will reevaluate Fultz in about three weeks.
CBS Sports anchor James Brown, an ordained minister who has preached twice in the Houston area in recent years, quoted the words of Jesus Christ from the gospel of Matthew on Sunday morning in expressing criticism of Texans owner Bob McNair's comments at a recent National Football League owners meeting.
What I liked: The Chargers played tough on the road against the defending Super Bowl champs. Butler was targeted four times, and the lone completion was a touchdown reception. Travis Benjamin ran backward on a punt return and was tackled for a safety. It's worth noting that the Chargers began the game by trying to kick a 51-yard field goal instead of going for a fourth-and-1.
Regardless, as former National Football League vice president of officiating Dean Blandino said on the Fox Sports broadcast, the "process" of the catch ended once Miller hit the ground and maintained control. It looked like a serious injury. He suffered an injury during the 2012-13 preseason, and was subsequently released from the team. The Bears have yet to issue a statement on the extend of Miller's injury.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino then told his pre-match press conference on Friday: "For tomorrow, we can not take a risk". Okay it was our mistake but we fought a lot and deserved more. Pochettino added: "We need to wait until tomorrow to decide the formation". "I said before the game that you are always going to miss your main striker and Harry Kane is one the best strikers in the world", he said.
So I'm not overlooking what's going on. Like I told you guys, we played some insane lineups that we haven't even played in practice. "We're still searching for answers to see how we can get games rolling in our favor". Thankfully, the Cavs have the best player and best leader in the National Basketball Association in James. LeBron James and Jae Crowder are both stout on-ball defenders, but beyond that, the team is relying on a handful of decent defenders and a bunch of guys who have never ...
The weird thing is, there's no word on what led up to that incident - because it'd be highly freakish for a person to just pull a gun on a delivery driver, no?! Scottsdale Police booked the baseball star Saturday night on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and disorderly conduct.
Real Madrid suffered a humbling 2-1 defeat to Girona to fall eight points off the pace in La Liga. Kiko Casilla and Achraf Hakimi both kept their spots, but all the big guns were back. Minutes later and Girona were ahead, Stuani's shot parried by Casilla and falling to Maffeo, who fired goalward with Portu flicking home from close range.
Another terrific forehand broke Williams again at 5-3 but yet again the American hung in and Wozniacki was unable to put her away, and was broken back. Wozniacki, in her first WTA Finals since 2014, flourished in Singapore, with a tough three-set defeat to Caroline Garcia her only slip-up. "It may have been only a little bit but Venus being the champion she is took it and started playing much better".
Get the app and get the game. The Chicago Cubs have another vacancy to fill, as one of Joe Maddon's top lieutenants has accepted another job. The agreement with Martinez was first reported Sunday by The Washington Post . Two division titles, but two early postseason exits, led to Dusty Baker not being retained as Washington Nationals manager. Martinez had a 16-year career as a player from 1986-2001 for the Expos, Cubs, Rays, White Sox, Giants, Braves, Rangers, Reds and Blue Jays as ...
Miller showed impeccable skills with the willow especially in the 19th Over when he smashed five consecutive sixes of Mohammad Saifuddin. He hit 13 maximums that day to score 117. He brought up his 50 from 23 balls with a four of Taskin Ahmed and then never looked back. Opener Soumya Sarkar's 47 was the sturdiest effort in an innings in which six others were dismissed in the single figures.
Hilinski replaced Luke Falk late in the first half and ignited what had been a sputtering offense. Leading the resurgence has been Khalil Tate, who has emerged out of nowhere as the best running quarterback in the nation with 694 yards on the ground and nine total touchdowns during the winning streak.
The Buckeyes (5-0, 7-1) overcame two 18-point deficits and gained revenge for their 24-21 loss past year at Beaver Stadium to the Nittany Lions (4-1, 7-1).J.T. Barrett was a three-sport standout at Wichita Falls S.H. Rider. Will Ohio State's week off matter? As a junior, he rushed for more than 1,500 yards and threw for more than 1,600 yards.
Six members of the Fighting Irish donned these awesome trucker hats as part of the debut of the site. Notre Dame has converted 13 of 17 turnovers into touchdowns this season, which is an outstanding mark. "We just have to execute better (for the rest of the game)". He has thrown for 11 touchdowns. Once again, the Irish offense hummed, moving down the field in 10 plays behind the arm of Wimbush and the legs of Adams.
Brazil had a possession of 53 per cent while facing the minnows Mali . Brazil finished the Federation Internationale de Football Association U17 World Cup as the third-placed team despite putting up a lacklustre performance especially in the first half.
The Iowa State defense held the prolific Horned Frogs' offense down all day long, as it allowed a mere 307 yards and held TCU to 4 for 14 on third down. The Horned Frogs and Buckeyes will be meeting for just the seventh time in their history and first time since 1973. The play was called back, however, because of an offsides penalty against defensive end Mat Boesen.
The only positive thing we can say is that Blackman is taking his lumps now. The Seminoles and Eagles came into this past week following much different trajectories, with Boston College pulling off a pair of impressive victories and Florida State struggling through its worst start in years.
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema said the suspension was related to Agim being late to a meeting on Thursday. Ole Miss (3-5, 1-4 SEC) punted on its next possession, and Arkansas drove 62 yards in 12 plays to kick the short field goal. Ole Miss: The Ole Miss offense looks like it can still be productive, even after quarterback Shea Patterson's season-ending knee injury. So far this season, the senior has completed 56.4 percent of his passes for 850 yards and eight touchdowns.
The Gunners beat Swansea 2-1 after coming from behind following a Sam Clucas goal for the visitors midway through the first half. We had a bit more space on the left, we saw that and we wanted to take advantage of that in the second half because they blocked Hector a lot with Clucas on our right side.
NC State finished with just 50 rushing yards on 24 carries. No other Football Bowl Subdivision school is starting more than seven (Penn State, Maryland and UMass). 3 The Wolfpack has committed only three turnovers this season - which ranks No. 1 in the country for the fewest. Notre Dame , meanwhile, completes its home stretch against Wake Forest before visiting Miami on November 11.
Jim McElwain's contract has a buyout clause that's now at $12.9 million, which the school would have to pay if he were to be fired simply for not winning enough games. For the goal of this Agreement and the Activities Agreement, any material, substantial, and/or repetitive failure of Coach to exercise such due care or to so comply...shall be a material violation of this Agreement.
Yu Darvish of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws a pitch during the first inning against the Houston Astros in game three of the 2017 World Series at Minute Maid Park on October 27, 2017 in Houston. "I was commenting to my teammates that I haven't had much luck against Darvish". Darvish said he had seen Gurriel's gesture. "I said I thought maybe they saw me as they did see themselves and I wanted to see if they would throw me a pitch like that".
A charter flight carrying the Oklahoma City Thunder from Minneapolis was dented after it apparently hit a bird while landing early Saturday at Midway International Airport. A team official said the flight was "a little rough, but not extreme or out of the ordinary", according to ESPN . Elizabeth Wolf, a spokeswoman for Delta, said she believes the plane hit a bird as the plane descended into Chicago about 12:45 a.m.
He's thrown for over 300 yards in six of West Virginia's seven games and is leading the nation with 26 touchdown passes. The defense, which held Texas to just 42 yards rushing , is led by linebackers Justin Phillips and Chad Whitener while safety Ramon Richards had the game-clinching interception in overtime at Texas to go along with six tackles.
Spaniard Pedrosa lapped the Sepang International Circuit in one minute and 59.212 seconds to edge Frenchman Johann Zarco into second with Andrea Dovizioso, Marquez's closest challenger, taking the third front-row spot on a stifling hot day.
But it was West Ham who this time had their lead dashed as Zaha swivelled and fired beyond Hart at the death to ensure Palace avoided a ninth league defeat. "We will win some games and we will lose some games, but I am quite confident we are on a good way". Fair to say, that the 49-year-old still has his job is down to Ayew, who hit two goals to draw West Ham level from two goals down, before Angelo Ogbonna fetched the victor to complete the comeback against Tottenham.
The UFC on Friday officially confirmed a booking reported over a week ago for December's UFC 219 . On Dec. 30, Khabib Nurmagomedov will return to action to take on Edson Barboza . The native of Brazil scored decision wins over Anthony Pettis and Gilbert Melendez before knocking out Beneil Dariush in March. The UFC 219 pay-per-view event will take place inside T-Mobile Arena.
With less than a month left for the 2017-18 Ashes series, Kevin Pietersen has termed England's batting order as "incredibly weak and inexperienced", with the potential absence of Ben Stokes threating their chances of retaining the prestigious title.
You can also catch the game on FuboTV to watch the game, or you can tune into a replay afterward on NFL Game Pass if you just want to skip around and see the highlights that the Vikings should put up. Diggs has missed the last two games with a groin injury, but got in a pair of full practices to end the week and Keenum talked about having him back in action.
Leicester won the Championship in 2014, staved off relegation the following season against the odds and then became Premier League champions in a fairytale 2015-2016 season under Claudio Ranieri. "I think the team need confidence and a little more consistency. It is nearly like playing a Champions League match every week". "It's important to keep this consistency for the next game.