Enter Hudson, a former Notre Dame linebacker who spent the past three seasons as Purdue's defensive coordinator. Fans inside Notre Dame Stadium who were calling for defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder's job on Saturday got their wish one day later, as Fighting Irish head coach Brian Kelly fired the beleaguered defensive coordinator Sunday and promoted defensive analyst Greg Hudson to the post.
The Ducks' Corey Perry gave Canada a two-goal cushion at 5:48 of the third, and the Islanders' John Tavares made it 4-2 midway through the period. Team Europe takes on Sweden in the win-or-go-home semifinal match today for a chance to face Canada in the first ever World Cup of Hockey final.
The Gunners beat Antonio Conte's men comfortably, with Theo Walcott, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez all getting in on the action to finish the game 3-0. "The pitch speaks." Chelsea switched to a back three early in the second half - Conte's preferred defensive configuration with Juventus and Italy - and he said he would urgently address their problems at the back.
The Vikings announced Thursday morning that Peterson, diagnosed with a torn meniscus and lateral collateral ligament, had surgery in Minneapolis four days after leaving the team's win over the Green Bay Packers with the injury. This week they lost Peterson and starting left tackle Matt Kalil (hip) to long-term injuries, but they remain confident that all is not lost heading into a Week 3 matchup at Carolina.
The Miami Marlins honored their late pitching ace Jose Fernandez on Monday night, a day after he was killed in a boating accident - a death that stunned and saddened the baseball world. Fernandez's family could be seen leaving their home in Southwest Miami-Dade to make final arrangements for the legendary Marlins' pitcher's funeral.
Nightly protests have shaken the city of Charlotte since the shooting death of a black man by police last week, but Sunday's National Football League game between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings managed to open without interruption.
The Cardinals combined for just 2 yards net offense and no first downs on their first five possessions. I thought the Cardinals would have learned from last season after getting run all over by Wilson and Newton, but it appears they haven't.
The touring team had selected as many as three spinners for this Test, but on the first day, it was the left-arm lanky spinner Mitchell Santner who was among the pick of the bowlers. He had made a total of only 48 runs in four innings against them before his 65 in India's first innings. With India claiming to be in good position after the first day's play in the opening Test , New Zealand spinner Mitchell Santner reckoned that his side was not in a bad position either, considering the ...
Manchester United have relived Paul Pogba's first goal at Old Trafford since his move to the Red Devils from Juventus over the summer. According to the Manchester Evening News , the Armenian global is set to return for United's second Europa League clash of the campaign.
PEP GUARDIOLA, City manager, who believes Aguero can play even better. But with the end of September fast approaching, have you got any transfers remaining to hook him out? Manchester City continued their good start to the season and eked out yet another win to make it a flawless 10 out of 10 victories as Pep Guardiola's revolution continued in full swing.
And six-foot-eight closer Dellin Betances nearly made it four hit batsmen, just missing Darwin Barney with a 97 m.p.h. heater. Jose Bautista walks. Edwin Encarnacion to second. With New York managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner in attendance, Yankees 1B Greg Bird (right labrum surgery) played for the first time in a year in an Instructional League intrasquad game Monday in Tampa, Florida.
That has only happened once in the Portuguese's managerial career and was avoided in some style against Leicester, with Chris Smalling, Mata, Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba scoring during a thrilling first half. "It is not easy against them and not easy to win in the style that we did", Mourinho said . But of course there is a process. "There was a lot of talk about the team and we showed today we can do".
That the Colts were even in their season opener at Lucas Oil Stadium was incredible, given the fact they were down 18 points at one point before intermission. Everyone knew this would be a high scoring game, but the defense basically gave the victory to the Lions by not stopping them when it mattered most.
There is not much liquidity in this stock, as 77% of the IPO offer was taken up by cornerstone investors. HONG KONG Shares in Postal Savings Bank of China (PSBC) (1658.HK) made a flat debut in Hong Kong after the state-owned lender raised $7.4 billion in the world's biggest initial public offering in two years, priced the deal near the bottom of its marketing range.
Not the words, not the paper. Conte has to solve the defensive problems, starting with removing Ivanovic and Cahill from the squad or this season could end up going the same way as last costing him his job. The only negative for Wenger was losing midfielder Francis Coquelin to a first-half knee injury. "I'm hungrier [to deliver trophies] because I know I don't have 20 years in front of me, " Wenger said.
Karius was on the bench for the recent wins over Leicester and Chelsea before Klopp chose to hand him his competitive bow for the Reds at the iPro Stadium on Tuesday night. Marko Grujic relaxed with Dejan Lovren ahead of Liverpool's home clash against Hull City on Saturday afternoon. "That's something we'll have to do against teams that are physical and play long balls".
Absolutely not, but it will at least make them more competitive on offense, which has to be a welcome sight to all Browns' fans at this point. Making his regular-season debut with the Browns, Griffin was injured in the final minutes of the 29-10 loss when he was drilled near the sideline by Eagles rookie defensive back Jalen Mills .
Leon Draisaitl scored off a breakaway 2:06 into overtime, lifting Team Europe to a 3-2 win over the Czech Republic on Monday at Toronto in the World Cup of Hockey. Abdelkader said he wouldnt change his game, which must have been music to Tortorellas ears. "I've been through a couple". Still, we got the two points, and that's what we wanted.
United ended a run of two straight league losses - against Manchester City and Watford - that had ruined its winning start to the campaign and led to widespread criticism of the makeup of Mourinho's team. Rooney is England's record scorer on 53 goals. What the Spaniard brings to a side that very few players in the league do is vision combined with the technique to execute it.
As the election nears, interest tends to grow and more people pay attention, and a close race also can spur upticks in registration, Cook said. "Certainly Donald Trump is a mobilizing factor", he said. The court still must take up the wider question about poll-level registration. Regardless of political preference, election officials said they just want people to get registered and ensure their voice is heard.
Ranieri will be hoping the result follows the cycle of their debut in the Champions League, a resounding 3-0 win over Club Brugge. Only Milan in November 1992 and Atletico Madrid in 1996 have recorded a bigger margin of victory than Leicester in their first ever Champions League game (both 4-0).
Despite the pressure he faced against Texas A&M, including one hit that sent him to the sideline medical tent in the first half, Allen threw for a career-high 371 yards in the loss. This season Ford has been solid and Williams has emerged as an apparent star in the making. Williams exploded for 153 rushing yards and two touchdowns on just 12 carries.
In other games involving Big Ten teams, John Wolford ran for two touchdowns and threw for another, and Jessie Bates returned an interception for a third score to lead Wake Forest (4-0) past host IN (2-1) 33-28. Saquon Barkley managed over 130 yards of total offense but was effectively the only weapon as Penn State had just 199 all day, mostly in the final quarter.
The loss to the Packers, which reasonably was not unexpected, coupled with a game the Lions should not have lost to the Titans, has the Lions at 1-2 when they should be 2-1. McCarthy must stay aggressive with big leads, or else he will cost his team wins in big games, like he did two years ago in the NFC Championship game against the Seattle Seahawks.
Liverpool could rise as high as second in the table if they secure a win over Hull at Anfield. "He would have been an outstanding player already had his defensive abilities been on the same level as his attacking skills, but we are working on it and he is working on it".
Open semifinals and continuing that form here. Osaka came from 5-0 down in the second set against Belarussian qualifier Aliaksandra Sasnovich to seal a 6-3, 7-6 (6) win and reach her first WTA semifinal. Osaka had more break points, although she converted just 3 from 9, while Wozniacki was nearly flawless, taking Osaka's serve 5 times from 6 opportunities.
Both teams won their respective third round matches in the EFL Cup earlier this (Wednesday) evening and both fielded relatively weakened sides to what would be considered their strongest possible starting eleven. "I should stop speaking about refereeing decisions but it is a red card that could cause some serious injury but I should just stop". That's right, the Citizens will repeat the local derby against Manchester United from two weeks ago, once again at Old Trafford , with the match ...
Instead, Thompson decried the mayor's support for the downtown arena. Eyewitnesses state that Johnson tackled Sean Johnson, who was later arrested on suspicion of assaulting a public official, and landed 5 to 10 punches to his face. "(He) really hit him hard with that pie", said business owner Bobbin Mulvaney. Prosecutors will review the case, including the mayor's reaction, after receiving the police reports, likely on Friday, district attorney spokeswoman Shelly Orio said.
With Neesahm out, New Zealand have only one option left should they leave Martin Guptill out, Henry Nicholls, the left-handed batsman who averages 27.62 from six Tests. To move ahead or edge even closer to Smith, Williamson needs to produce strong performances in the remaining two Tests. Man of the match Jadeja, who registered a five-wicket haul in the first innings, also contributed with unbeaten scores of 42 and 50 in the first and second innings respectively.
He suffered a deep thigh bruise against Kentucky on September 10 and didn't play in last week's 32-0 victory against North Texas. Del Rio ended up walking off the field without assistance, and his injury isn't season-ending. "I mean, it just speaks volumes to see him really do something like that, to really see him put himself out there and in a position like that". Mark Thompson was stuffed for no gain from the 5 in the first quarter, and Del Rio threw incomplete from the 8 in the ...
Less than 24 hours after Yasiel Puig and Giants starter Madison Bumgarner made headlines after they instigated a benches clearing brouhaha, Puig's teammates threw some salt on the wound by wearing some not-so-subtle t-shirts. "I don't think they're going to be going out to dinner anytime soon", said Giants' manager Bruce Bochy, when it was over. The cause: Yasiel Puig , having run out a groundout, was looking at him.
Linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin is expected to return after missing most of a 28-19 victory over OH last week with a strained muscle in his shoulder. The Florida Gators are 3-0 this season after beating North Texas by a score of 32-0 in week 3.
But Sunday, LSU firing Les Miles four games into the season was just a surprise on a day filled with news that ranged from the National Football League to the demise of the King of Golf, Arnold Palmer (who a few years ago sung the praises of this newspaper when speaking in Little Rock), and the death of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez in a boating accident.
However, Nebraska is expected to contend for the Big Ten West title on an annual basis and another losing record certainly wouldn't sit well in Lincoln . The Oregon Ducks will travel to play the Nebraska Cornhuskers in a very intriguing week 3 game. The Ducks took a 32-28 lead early in the fourth quarter, but Armstrong led his team on an 11-play, 65-yard drive to give Nebraska a lead in the final minutes.
Having won their opening game of the season against Burnley, Swansea lost the two following fixtures - among the favourites for relegation in the eyes of many , another defeat may increase the pressure that bit more. It was a huge goal too for Swansea after two successive defeats, and Guidolin earned credit for switching away from his 3-5-1-1 system before halftime, as well as apologizing to Welsh global Neil Taylor, who was annoyed at being taken off to facilitate the tactical change.