learningandfinance.com

Sports

Purple People Eaters are back? Vikings starting to think so

All but one of Rudolph's receptions occurred in the second half; three of those six converted into Vikings first downs, and one for the score. "We have a great team - the best team I have been a part of", said Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen, who had three sacks.

Sports

Paul Pierce announces retirement after 2016-17 season

Pierce, who won a championship in Boston with Garnett, will finish his career in his hometown with a Los Angeles Clippers squad expected to be one of the Western Conference's best teams. "I feel like I have that opportunity on a great team", Pierce writes. "If I don't think they can play, then I tell them that". "I don't know how much he'll play, but he can play".

Sports

Louisville leaps to No. 3 in AP poll

Jackson wasn't the only star in Louisville's domination. Now, Gamecock fans will use the "a win is a win" and the "we're going to be bowl eligible" all week, but I'm not so sure even with two wins that their bowl season is safe. Appleby played in 17 games, with 11 starts, in four years at Purdue. Eighteen touchdowns in three games. He even had this ridiculous punt return touchdown (see below) that was sadly called back.

Sports

Golden cycling couple Jason Kenny and Laura Trott have married

Posting on Instagram, Laura, 24, said: 'The happiest day of my life. The sporting star went on: "With all my family and close friends I married my best friend". Trott is a four-time Olympic champion after retaining the team pursuit and women's omnium titles in Rio that she won at London 2012. The couple's romance first came to light during London 2012, when they were pictured kissing at the women's beach volleyball finals.

Sports

Jets' Ryan Fitzpatrick suffers a six-pick meltdown that raises serious questions

Ten days after one of the best performances of his career, Fitzpatrick was unraveling. Fitzpatrick didn't just stink like he's stunk for the vast majority of his lengthy career. Though the Jets are just 1-1, they look like a real playoff contender. Remember: Those three throws make up only half of Fitzpatrick's interception total.

Sports

Thompson's season done after Mets pound Phillies 17-0

The Mets circled the bases in record fashion like the cartoon Gas-House Gorillas in front of Bugs Bunny, then handed fans the shirts off their backs. "Our bullpen was shot". Fernandez , who was scheduled to pitch against the Mets in the opener of a three-game series in Miami on Monday night, made his major league debut against the Mets at Citi Field on April.

Sports

Jacob Trouba Requests Trade From Jets

Players talked about Trouba's request before taking to the ice for this morning's training camp session at MTS Iceplex. "And he has metro Detroit ties". Now that we're here, what it really comes down to for me is opportunity. In a relative sense, Trouba is much more positively impactful in the offensive end.

Sports

Badger volleyball opens Big Ten 2-0

Michigan State was down 13-6 early in the third and had the ball in Wisconsin territory when LJ Scott's fumble bounced to Musso, who spun past the quarterback's last-line tackle and all the way to the end zone. 5 Purdue. He went on to go 2-for-4 throwing. Texas A&M has won five straight against the Razorbacks (3-1, 0-1), all since joining the SEC in 2012. The Badgers initially took the lead on an impressive 16-play drive that included two fourth-down conversions.

Sports

Red Sox beat Rays 6-4

Logically, the days continue to come off the calendar, so where that puts him in terms of getting back on the mound, getting back to us, that becomes with each passing day a little bit less likely. He threw from 120 feet on flat ground Saturday in Fort Myers, Fla., but he didn't feel comfortable enough to progress to the next step Sunday. "Just feeling like the symptoms aren't completely gone, diminished", Farrell added.

Sports

Cesc Fabregas Motivated By Drop from Chelsea Starting XI

This is actually going to be a very interesting tie that I'm betting will end all square. Sad really but I guess that's the difference between a top side and a mid table team. I just thought I'd get that very valuable piece of information out there given that everyone is raving about how brilliant the Reds are this season. "It wasn't easy after 2-0 and after a defeat in the last game in the Premier League (2-1 to Liverpool)".

Sports

NFL Picks: Chargers Vs. Colts Week 3 Game Odds, Predictions

For the Indianapolis Colts, Week 3 is as much of a must-win as it gets this early in the season. It's not that Rivers is declining at age 34. Now, not all that ails the Colts magically disappeared on that play. San Diego said tight end Antonio Gates (hamstring) is doubtful for Sunday's game at Indianapolis. The former Ohio State star hasn't played since the Fiesta Bowl, when he was ejected in the first quarter for targeting against Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer.

Sports

Todd Gurley needs a man-sized effort for LA Rams

They came to Central Florida in search of answers to unlock their offense, which has sputtered about like a Ford Pinto with a clogged fuel pump through two games. The Buccaneers offense installed by head coach Dirk Koetter was flying high in Week 1 in which the offense accounted 371 net yards. LA improved to 2-1 on the season and is now tied for first place in the NFC West with the Seattle Seahawks.

Sports

Canada beats Russian Federation, moves on to Final

When Corey Perry snuck the puck away from Andrei Markov and scored to give Canada a 4-2 lead in the third period of the World Cup of Hockey semifinal , it seemed to take goalie Sergei Bobrovsky a long time to get up. The tension was short-lived. But Bobrovsky had no chance on a Brad Marchand one-timer that pulled Canada even. "It doesn't matter what's the score right now, so you just have to be focused".

Sports

Reid: West Ham 'need to work harder'

West Ham's co-chairmen have backed Slaven Bilic in an official statement , insisting the club will turn their torrid campaign around. West Ham United's co-owners David Gold and David Sullivan have issued a joint statement following the side's poor start to the season.

Sports

Hopkins' 5th field goal gives Redskins 29-27 win over Giants

If you thought Odell Beckham Jr. was relatively well behaved on Sunday - unless, that is, if you count whacking a field goal net with his helmet - there might be a reason. But they still committed 11 penalties for 128 yards. Redskins cornerback Josh Norman will reprise his battle with Giants star Odell Beckham Jr ., which resulted in five personal foul penalties a year ago.

Sports

Late interception helps Washington beat Giants

Norman did pick up a personal foul for an illegal hit on Sterling Shepard . Due to the Giants being able to convert the ball close to 50% of the game, they also had a better time of possession. "I don't know if I'm necessarily liked anywhere, really", Beckham said two weeks ago. Last season the two combined for five accepted penalties against them, with Beckham Jr.

Sports

Mike Ditka on Colin Kaepernick's Protest: 'Get the Hell Out'

Meanwhile, ESPN's Darren Rovell reports a survey of 1,100 Americans by E-Poll Marketing Research found 29 percent said Kaepernick was "disliked a lot". His jersey sales have surged following the protest. I love what different guys have said and done. "It's a protest, it's not supposed to be convenient for others".

Sports

Thank You Kevin Garnett

Man". As the Instagram video concludes, Garnett says: "We going to be all right, man". But so far, so good. As the video ends, the word, "Farewell" appears on the screen. Contract disputes involving Cassell and Sprewell disrupted the 2004-05 season. Congrats on having one of the greatest careers the game has ever seen.

Sports

Cook gets rolling, has 267 yards in win over South Florida

Can Florida State get up off the mat or will South Florida head coach Willie Taggart notch a marquee victory? Lamar Jackson made the Seminoles look like Syracuse, and the Cardinals blew them out. On the ground, Marlon Mack rushed for 115 yards and two touchdowns in nine carries while Flowers had 51 yards in 11 carries. The shifty back has 228 yards on 50 carries with two touchdowns.

Sports

Kaepernick 'most disliked player' in National Football League, but makes Time cover

The magazine tweeted the cover Thursday morning showing Kaepernick kneeling as he's done during the national anthem of the past two regular-season games and the final preseason contest in San Diego. This makes a difference. An outspoken conservative, the Illinois-native stated that his biggest regret in life was not running against President Barack Obama when he won his U.S.

Sports

Belichick masterful in win over Texans

The Patriots managed to excel in all four points, which isn't a surprise considering how badly they demolished the Houston Texans. "You have to think about how you're going to correct your mistakes, the players' mistakes, and learn from it and then move on", he said.

Sports

USC vs. Utah: Game Grades, Analysis for Trojans

Utah held USC to a field goal on their next drive, then responded with a touchdown to close the gap to 27-24 USC with 9:45 to go in the fourth quarter. It is highest single-game total for any FBS team so far this season. JuJu Smith-Schuster could be a big difference-maker for Darnold in combating pressure.

Sports

What you should know about the deadly Washington mall shootings

The suspect was identified by police as Arcan Cetin, 20, a resident of Oak Harbor, Washington, located about 28 miles southwest of the mall where the shooting happened. Authorities suspect Cetin was the only gunman. Lara was speaking through a translator Saturday evening in the family's kitchen, surrounded by at least a dozen friends and family members.

Sports

Musgrove, 3 solo shots lead Astros past Angels 4-1

Giles was replaced by Michael Feliz after loading the bases with a walk. It also put an end to a hard weekend, one that featured a blown save on Friday night and a freak injury on Saturday when he took a line drive off his right wrist during early batting practice.

Sports

Stefon Diggs Becoming a Star?

Fewer than 36 hours after Adrian Peterson, Matt Kalil and Sharrif Floyd all had surgeries to fix injuries, hearing news of wide receiver Stefon Diggs missing practice Friday is not what the Vikings need. Bradford is well aware of the challenge presented by the Panthers, and that was before Adrian Peterson suffered a torn meniscus Sunday and left tackle Matt Kalil was placed on injured reserve Wednesday.

Sports

Redskins' Josh Norman avoids controversy in rematch with Giants' Odell Beckham Jr

The first was for arguing with umpire Undrey Wash after a holding call against him. Neither Beckham nor Norman were ejected Sunday, but Giants center Weston Richburg was tossed after getting penalized for a hit on Norman. The Redskins got off the punt without a hitch, and while the Giants earned a field goal on the subsequent drive, three shots at the end zone from inside their opponent's ten would have been much more beneficial.

Sports

Federation Internationale de Football Association fighting racism 'seriously' despite ending task force

Samoura was appointed in May as the organization's first female and first African top administrator of world soccer's governing body as part of the overhaul under Gianni Infantino. Former Fifa president candidate Tokyo Sexwale said in his speech before the election,"Racism is going to be with us for a long, long time". And one of the task force members spoke to AP in appalled terms.

Sports

Bilic fumes at West Ham flops

Manager Bilic said: "That's not a good sign". "From experience, I know that all the negatives that come with a bad run like this one vanish when you get a win, and it does not matter how". The credit was there for a lot of them but now the credit is gone. I believe in myself and the team around me. Of course. We lost 3-0 at home and we deserved to lose.

Sports

President Obama calls African American museum 'newest American icon'

But the first black president speaking at the opening of a national museum dedicated to African American History was bound to be a historic moment in its own right, and Obama did not disappoint. But it is precisely because of that discomfort that we learn and grow and harness our collective power to make this nation more flawless. "We shouldn't despair that it's not all solved", Obama said, noting all the progress that the country has made just in his lifetime.

Sports

Walcott a special case - Wenger

We have to be more focused and concentrated on the game. No team in the top half of the Premier League has conceded more than Chelsea's nine goals so far and they have now let in nine in their last four in all competitions. "We have not got the balance and now is the moment to consider everything". "He's matured", Wenger added. I always felt there's character and intelligence in this boy.

Sports

Vikings regroup in 2nd half, top Panthers 22-10

But in a week with few players deserving of all-around praise, Kuechly gets the nod for his 13 tackles, one quarterback hit, one tackle for a loss and a pass defended. On Sunday, Terence Newman, Trae Waynes and Tom Johnson all had interceptions, and the Vikings combined for eight sacks. The Panthers continued to sputter.

Sports

Karius keeps his place as Klopp takes a closer look

Grujic, 20, said he knew the areas of his game manager Jurgen Klopp wants him to work on. The Germany global missed Premier League matches against Tottenham, Leicester City and Chelsea after sustaining the injury in Liverpool's 5-0 EFL Cup win over Burton Albion on August 23.

Sports

197 run win against New Zealand in Kanpur test

A rampant India beat New Zealand by 197 runs on the 5th and last day of the Kanpur Test after overcoming stiff resistance in the morning especially by Luke Ronchi and Mitch Santner, both of whom scored their respective 50s. "We have attacked in one mode in the past and then runs have leaked aplenty and this one learning we are taking forward that when wickets don't come we have to be patient, cut the runs down and put pressure on the batsmen", he added.

Sports

Nawaz Sharif glorified terrorism at the United Nations, says India

The simmering dispute has escalated in recent weeks, with the death of a young Kashmiri separatist leader sparking internal protests that have left dozens dead from Indian police gunfire. He added the world also knows that Pakistan has indulged in ethnic cleansing of its own people. "PM Sharif at UNGA says India poses unacceptable conditions to dialogue".

Sports

Bears anticipating 'lengthy absence' for Jay Cutler (thumb)

Let's just hope for Chicago's sake that Long's shoulder doesn't get worse, adding more turmoil to the already hobbled Bears. With that being the case, why would the Bears jeopardize that by playing Cutler for the rest of the year? But it doesn't matter if the quarterback can't get the ball to them.


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1027 1028 1029 1030 1031 1032 1033 1034 1035 1036 1037 1038 1039 1040 1041 1042 1043 1044 1045 1046 1047 1048 1049 1050 1051 1052 1053 1054 1055 1056 1057 1058 1059 1060 1061 1062 1063 1064 1065 1066 1067 1068 1069 1070 1071 1072 1073 1074 1075 1076 1077 1078 1079 1080 1081 1082 1083 1084 1085 1086 1087 1088 1089 1090 1091 1092 1093 1094 1095 1096 1097 1098 1099 1100 1101 1102 1103 1104 1105 1106 1107 1108 1109 1110 1111 1112 1113 1114 1115 1116 1117 1118 1119 1120 1121 1122 1123 1124 1125 1126 1127 1128 1129 1130 1131 1132 1133 1134 1135 1136 1137 1138 1139 1140 1141 1142 1143 1144 1145 1146 1147 1148 1149 1150 1151 1152 1153 1154 1155 1156 1157 1158 1159 1160 1161 1162 1163 1164 1165 1166 1167 1168 1169 1170 1171 1172 1173 1174 1175 1176 1177 1178 1179 1180 1181 1182 1183 1184 1185 1186 1187 1188 1189 1190 1191 1192 1193 1194 1195 1196 1197 1198 1199 1200 1201 1202 1203 1204 1205 1206 1207 1208 1209 1210 1211 1212 1213 1214 1215 1216 1217 1218 1219 1220 1221 1222 1223 1224 1225 1226 1227 1228 1229 1230 1231 1232 1233 1234 1235 1236 1237 1238 1239 1240 1241 1242 1243 1244 1245 1246 1247 1248 1249 1250 1251 1252 1253 1254 1255 1256 1257 1258 1259 1260 1261 1262 1263 1264 1265 1266 1267 1268 1269 1270 1271 1272 1273 1274 1275 1276 1277 1278 1279 1280 1281 1282 1283 1284 1285 1286 1287 1288 1289 1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 1295 1296 1297 1298 1299 1300 1301 1302 1303 1304 1305 1306 1307 1308 1309 1310 1311 1312 1313 1314 1315 1316 1317 1318 1319 1320 1321 1322 1323 1324 1325 1326 1327 1328 1329 1330 1331 1332 1333 1334 1335 1336 1337 1338 1339 1340 1341 1342 1343 1344 1345 1346 1347 1348 1349 1350 1351 1352 1353 1354 1355 1356 1357 1358 1359 1360 1361 1362 1363 1364 1365 1366 1367 1368 1369 1370 1371 1372 1373 1374 1375 1376 1377 1378 1379 1380 1381 1382 1383 1384 1385 1386 1387 1388 1389 1390 1391 1392 1393 1394 1395 1396 1397 1398 1399 1400 1401 1402 1403 1404 1405 1406 1407 1408 1409 1410 1411 1412 1413 1414 1415 1416 1417 1418 1419 1420 1421 1422 1423 1424 1425 1426 1427 1428 1429 1430 1431 1432 1433 1434 1435 1436 1437 1438 1439 1440 1441 1442 1443 1444 1445 1446 1447 1448 1449 1450 1451 1452 1453 1454 1455 1456 1457 1458 1459 1460 1461 1462 1463 1464 1465 1466 1467 1468 1469 1470 1471 1472 1473 1474 1475 1476 1477 1478 1479 1480 1481 1482 1483 1484 1485 1486 1487 1488 1489 1490 1491 1492 1493 1494 1495 1496 1497 Forward → End