ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) - Deciding to go for a game-winning two-point conversion in the final minute might not have been the boldest move Raiders coach Jack Del Rio made in Sunday's season-opening win over the New Orleans Saints. Like last season, the New York Giants have one of the best offenses in the NFL to utilize players in for fantasy football. And, as Smith said , at least the Raiders rallied to win after trailing by 14 points following Cooks' long TD over him.
And even though that turned into 31 points (seven from the defensive side) and almost 400 yards of offense against the Jets, almost 40 percent of that came on two plays. Lynn has been a member of Ryan's coaching staff dating to his days with the New York Jets. Had the Bills recovered an onside kick late, they would have taken the lead with a touchdown.
The other semi-final between Croatia and France also hangs in the balance, with 2005 winners Croatia heading into the final day in Zadar 2-1 up. But the Murray brothers won the doubles rubber on Saturday and Andy defied a leg injury to defeat Guido Pella 6-3 6-2 6-3 in the opening match on Sunday.
Croatia, which beat Slovakia to win the title in 2005, will host the finals from 25-27 November. The visitors' best player, who was exhausted after beating Andy Murray in five hours and seven minutes on day one and losing against him and his brother Jamie in almost three hours in the doubles on day two, surprised everyone by declining to play the match that broke the 2-2 deadlock on Sunday afternoon.
It was not easy for the Silver Arrow driver at the Marina Bay as he had to complete his last 28 laps with same soft tyres while Ricciardo was cutting Rosberg's lead in the final moments of the race under the floodlights. I got stuck behind slower cars in front of me and after three or four laps you lose the advantage and it completely destroys the tyres. But the Stevenage-born racer endured an arduous night as he failed to challenge either Rosberg or Ricciardo before a mistake on lap 33 ...
Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett, the fifth-place finisher in 2014, matches up against Mayfield, the fourth-place finisher in 2015. Ohio State set the tone with a fourth-and-1 in the first quarter, which Curtis Samuel busted for a 36-yard touchdown run.
My answer was: 'Are you crazy?' That's the way we train and it's what we're good at. "We have been training well and I had a good feeling going into the game. Speaking to the media after the match, Conte said, as quoted by The Guardian , "We must not forget last season". "We know what we need to do when we come to away games, especially against big teams like Chelsea ", he added.
He ran for a touchdown, caught a touchdown pass and threw a scoring pass. McCaffrey had 249 all-purpose yards in Stanford's 41-31 regular-season victory over USC previous year in Los Angeles. Following the Pac-12 title game rematch with Stanford , USC hits the road again for a game at Utah on September 23. We're going to be physical. The Cardinal are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games after accumulating less than 275 total yards in their previous game and the over is 4-0 in Cardinal last ...
United's latest setback follows a 2-1 home defeat by Guardiola's City in the Manchester derby and a 1-0 loss at Feyenoord in their first Europa League group stage game. Having scored just once in his previous 57 games, Capoue sidefooted in his fourth in five games to start the league campaign. Mazzarri said: "I'm very happy because this [substitutes] is something we also have to keep working on, especially because also against Chelsea when you're winning and you drop the mentality a ...
I felt he was very strong in the beginning so I had to put the body work and felt he would dwindle, that's how I did my job. The Mexican boxer knew he landed the flawless shot when he rocked Smith with a powerful left hook to the body before proceeding to walk straight to his corner before climbing the ropes and reaching out to accept the applause of the 51,420 fans in attendance at AT&T Stadium.
A non-member of the LPGA Tour, she also had a top-10 finish in the season's opening major, March's ANA Inspiration - where Chun was equal second. In Gee Chun, the leading rookie on the LPGA Tour, will take a two-shot lead in to the third round of the Evian Championship after shooting a superb five-under-par 66 in rainy and overcast conditions.
Liverpool travel to Chelsea on Friday having scored more Premier League goals in 2016 - 50 - than any other team. The Brazilian who played a big hand in Liverpool's 4-1 victory over Leicester has made this surprising revelation and also has shed light on his huge work rate, life in Germany, on Jurgen Klopp and David Luiz in a recent interview with The Daily Mail .
The teams played for the division title on January 3 in Green Bay and the Vikings won 20-13, ending the Packers run of four straight North titles. "What he has been able to do over the past two weeks is unbelievable". "It shouldn't have to take us (falling behind) to get us going", Packers receiver Davante Adams said.
Francois threw for 101 more yards than the highly regarded Chad Kelly of Ole Miss and three fewer interceptions. Cook was the bell cow of the Seminoles offense last season, rushing for 1,691 yards and 19 touchdowns on 229 carries. And while it held its own in the first half, Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois found his rhythm in the second half and finished 33-52 for 419 yards and two scores.
Lynn also serves as an assistant head coach and has spent the past eight years working under Ryan. Fitzpatrick was impressed by how the Jets didn't let down once they fell behind. He went 18 of 30 for 298 yards and three touchdowns. Though the offense floundered in Week 1, the Bills scored 31 points Thursday - including two touchdowns on long passes to Marquise Goodwin and Greg Salas.
Members of Brazil's delegation enter during the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro on September 7, 2016. Russian Federation lost an appeal against the IPC over the blanket ban from the Rio Paralympics after allegations that Russian Federation had covered up hundreds of doping cases.
Former USC coach Steve Sarkisian is joining the Alabama staff, coach Nick Saban confirmed Monday. That's Kiffin's son, Knox, holding the game ball, with the hashtag #3:14AM-LAX, which is the exact time and place he was sacked three years ago.
Northampton Town will have been watching Manchester United's final game before their huge League Cup clash with joy after they were humiliated by Watford . "We need positive people to give us positive feelings because obviously the next time these guys are going on to a football pitch they are - as a normal human being - going to obviously feel the weight of the defeat".
Australia's 170-plus member team will finish in fifth spot on the medal table - behind China , Great Britain, Ukraine and the United States - after 11 days of competition. She landed four medals, two of them gold, at her maiden Games, two years after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Having no less physical prowess and dedication than athletes in the Olympics, participants of the Paralympics should be receiving just as much buzz and news coverage .
Manchester United's next match is against Watford in the Premier League on Sunday. Any team can beat you and I felt that. "I think if anything, that's a good thing", the centre-back said of the quick turnaround. Mourinho's men crashed to their third successive defeat on Sunday as Watford's shock 3-1 victory condemned United and their manager to an historically bad day.
Rafael Nadal is still recovering from a wrist injury which led to his pulling out of the opening singles tie at the last minute today, according to Spain teammate Feliciano Lopez who exuded confidence that the multiple Grand Slam victor may turn up for the doubles in the Davis Cup World Group play-off against India here tomorrow.
Joplin driver Jamie McMurray has made it into the field of sixteen drivers who will fight for the NASCAR Cup Championship in the next ten races. Hamlin and Truex restarted on the front row, ahead of Kasey Kahne , who was looking for a win in his final chance to get into the Chase for the Sprint Cup, which starts September 18 at Chicagoland Speedway.
The Alabama Crimson Tide didn't look very sharp in the first half against the Ole Miss Rebels on Saturday. "And we'll have burdens in this game, and we'll have to overcome it". While Louisville made a strong case for No. 1 after the way the Cardinals demolished Florida State, Alabama gave voters no reason to move the Tide from the top spot over the last 60 percent of the game.
The Chiefs suffered through a ton of penalties and miscues that wound up being too much to overcome. The Kansas City Chiefs faced Texans QB Brock Osweiler in the second half of a.Know Your Foe: Kansas City Chiefs - Houston Texans The Kansas City Chiefs' last two playoff wins have spanned the past 23.
According to the Mets' team website, Tebow will participate in the club's instructional league in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Chad Moeller , the former major league catcher who trained Tebow at his baseball facility in Scottsdale, Arizona, said last month that he believed Tebow could already hit.220 in the major leagues.
Two innings before the Mets' six-game win streak ended on a walk-off single, Wilmer Flores stood at second base with two outs while representing the tying run. He went 1 for 4. They provided more than enough run support for rookie right-hander Seth Lugo , who held the Braves to two runs on six hits over seven strong innings in his fifth start for the Mets.
If the Chiefs stay healthy, there is a chance that Kansas City could have a nice playoff run. Spencer Ware: It appears Ware will be given the reins as the top RB on the Chiefs depth chart due to Jamaal Charles being held out. Chiefs have won NFL-best 10 straight regular-season games. The injury happened in Week 5 , so many in the organization thought Charles would be ready to play in the 2016 opener.
In the 2nd game of the night, Ramkumar Ramanathan who had pushed Feliciano Lopez to 4 sets on the opening day was brutally dismantled by David Ferrer in straight sets to seal an emphatic 6-2, 6-2 victory. "It is a dreamcometrue to play Rafa". Well, the first thing I felt when I saw the draw a couple of months ago was 'how could we get such a bad draw?' It was definitely the worst draw of all the teams that I would have wanted to play.
There was no more tournaments to win, I could not create anymore tournaments. Sad. The second singles of the tie will be between Saketh Myneni and world number 13 David Ferrer, according to the draw announced by the International Tennis Federation on Thursday.
Fortunately they were persuaded otherwise. Just three weeks prior to the start of the Games only 200,000 had been sold. But the apprehension and trepidation which greeted that stark statistic soon cleared. Of showing what is possible when someone puts their mind to something. Female veteran athlete Yao Juan broke her own world record to win gold in a discus category for those with muscle impairment after throwing 44.53 meters in her first final attempt.
Yes, Russian athletes were absent - banned by the International Paralympic Committee for state-sponsored doping - but British athletes could only face the opposition present. It was the first of nine medals in the pool, with silvers for Steph Millward and 13-year-old Abby Kane, the youngest of ParalympicsGB's 264 athletes.
An estimated 2,700 male and 1650 female athletes from more than 160 countries are set to compete in 528 medal events across 22 sports over the next 11 days of sporting action. Clodoaldo was in charge of carrying the torch to the cauldron, where he had to overcome three slopes which were wet due to rain earlier in the day.
Lamar Jackson ran for four touchdowns and threw for another score and Louisville routed Florida State, 63-20, in what was billed as an Atlantic Coast Conference showdown. Tide quarterback Jalen Hurts threw for 158 yards and ran for 146 more. Throw in a strong special teams performance that included a Jaire Alexander punt return touchdown, and Louisville provided a textbook example of winning a football game in all three phases.
Louisville improved to 3-0 overall and started the Atlantic Coast Conference slate with a big win. The Seminoles (2-1, 0-1) suffered one of the worst losses in school history. Georgia is probably not that very good, but the Dawgs just keep winning. On Saturday, Vick said via Twitter that the comparison is unfair because "Lamar Jackson is 5x better than I was at V-Tech..." Devine Ozigbo also ran for 95 yards.
Diggs was irrepressible for the hosts, catching two 40-plus yard passes from Bradford which demonstrated the former Eagle's arm strength. Peterson, 31, led the National Football League with 327 carries and 1,485 rushing yards last season and scored 11 rushing touchdowns .