Washington Redskins wide receiver DeSean Jackson became the latest National Football League player to address social issues in the United States. The gesture isn't meant to be a protest against law enforcement, he added. In stressing the point that wearing these cleats was not a protest but rather to stop the senseless killing of both citizens and police officers, Jackson - unlike previous weeks - decided against raising his fist during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner".
Roberto Firmino equalised for the Reds in the 54 minute, before winning the penalty six minutes from time to allow James Milner to slot home the victor from the spot. "We need a result because it is not a good moment but we have all possibility to turn this around". "It is massively disappointing for Sam because he did a good job, but Gareth (Southgate) did well with the Under-21s and will have a lot of respect from the players".
Leroy Fer's fourth Premier League goal of the season put the Swans, whose last home win came against Liverpool in May, ahead in the eighth minute. Swansea had further chances to take the lead - Borja had already headed over on 5 minutes and they seemed to have the measure of Liverpool who looked exhausted and out of sorts.
The stakes are only go. Both teams are solid, Clemson picked up a 20-17 win last season in Louisville in a game where Jackson played only one series . 21 TCU (5 p.m. ET on Fox), No. 23 North Carolina at No. 12 Florida State (3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN), and No. 6 Stanford at No. 9 Washington (9 p.m.
Against Swansea, Liverpool failed to direct a single shot on target in the first-half for the first time in the Premier League this season. "If we played in this way earlier in the season it would be impossible not to have results". "I've probably worked under too many managers but he's definitely one of the best managers that I have worked with", Milner added about the German.
Smith was knocked off his feet again in the eighth frame with Alvarez's signature left hook to the ribcage, but "Canelo" wrote the final sentence with an even better left hook to the midsection in Round 9. It is hard to land punches on Smith's upper body; he protects himself behind a tight guard very well. I hurt my right hand and had to use the left more often.
They were at 8-under 202. Rory McIlroy holed two shots on the 16th hole at East Lake that made him a most unlikely FedEx Cup champion on Sunday. They were two shots behind, still very much in the game after wondering most of the steamy afternoon if Johnson was going to give anyone a chance.
The visitors lost their third wicket in the second over of the post lunch session, with Henry Nicholls (1) inside edging a back-of-the-length delivery on to his stumps to give Bhuvaneswar Kumar his second success. Second day's play was hampered by rain just before tea and nearly two hours of play was lost due to bad weather in Kolkata . "We got to take small steps at a time".
Forsett, the team's leading rusher the last two years, was officially named one of the Ravens' inactives. Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said earlier in the week not to rule Stanley out, but he will not play today. On the ground, Terrance West rushed for 45 yards in 10 attempts while Justin Forsett added 20 yards in seven carries. If you only have a roster spot for one, West looks to be the immediate pickup following Rapoport's tweet.
Chaska - The Americans will be looking for redemption at the Ryder Cup on Sunday after their heartbreaking loss four years ago at Medinah, the last time the biennial event was played on usa soil. McIlroy's fist-pumping and yelling have happened all over the course and have also been punctuated by his teammate Thomas Pieters , the Belgian playing in his first Ryder Cup .
Now they need to win only five of 12 singles matches to win the Ryder Cup . Their biggest challenge now might be history. Americans swept Friday foursomes 4-0, their best start since 1975, only for Europe to go 3-1 in afternoon four-ball matches to close the gap and seize momentum.
It was the first clean sheet in the league under Guardiola and City has started a second successive league campaign with five wins in a row. And Guardiola was quick to hail the attacking midfielder following another sensational performance against Bournemouth.
But with 15 laps remaining, Hamilton's Mercedes engine blew up in the most dramatic of circumstances to hand victory to Daniel Ricciardo with his team-mate Max Verstappen following him home to seal Red Bull's first one-two finish in almost three years.
McIlroy, last week's PGA Tour Championship victor, and Pieters beat Phil Mickelson and Rickie Fowler 4 and 2 in foursomes and beat US Open champion Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka 3 and 1 in four-balls. McIlroy and Pieters were first paired Friday afternoon and earned a point with a 3-and-2 victory. Rickie Fowler and Phil Mickelson, United States, 4 and 2.
US golfer Patrick Reed celebrated his birdie on the 14th hole with teammate Jordan Spieth today at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minn. "We had not really practised (in the foursomes format)", McIlroy said. 'I hope they shout at us all day tomorrow'. With the match dormie, McIlroy played two wayward holes - hitting his tee shot out of bounds on the 15th and his second shot into the water with a mud-ball - and Pieters' pars could not prevent the United States from eating into ...
Cyclist Golbarnezhad's death is the first in competition at a summer Olympics or Paralympics since Danish cyclist Knud Enemark Jensen in the 100km team time trial at the 1960 Rome Olympics. He was the first British man to win an Olympic swimming gold medal since Adrian Moorhouse in 1988. The statistics were breathtaking nonetheless, with Britain winning 12% of medals available for a best return since 1968, when Paralympic sport was in a different era.
Cornerback Marcus Edmond knocked Louisville's James Quick out of bounds at the 3-yard line on a fourth-down play with 33 seconds remaining as No. 5 Clemson remained unbeaten with a 42-36 ACC victory over the No. Trubisky and Switzer are also emerging as one of the top quarterback-receiver duos in the ACC. Of course the Florida teams have important games on Saturday, but outside of the state there are only two games generating national interest.
Spieth, who did not win a hole as Reed excelled, told Sky Sports: "We know against Henrik and Justin we needed our best stuff and I rode Patrick's back like nobody's ever ridden a partner before". Holmes and Ryan Moore. Willett, the reigning Masters champion, was overlooked by European captain Darren Clarke for the morning foursomes at Hazeltine in favour of fellow rookie Thomas Pieters .
A superb tackle from Curtis Davies denied Willian a clear run on goal and late substitute Pedro was also denied as the visitors eased to victory. "We must trust in the world we are doing and it is important to understand we must play this way".
Kimbrel came in to a tie game in the ninth, where he has struggled this year. Boston still has a game to win if they want to have a chance at home-field advantage in the ALDS against Cleveland , which starts Thursday. The season goes right down to the wire on Sunday in the season finale. Cano had a two-run homer in the first. It's been a really good season for him.
ET, FOX). He has been Seattle's head coach since 2010. But to Carroll, he is being paternal. Carroll said Wilson practiced fully Wednesday and didn't see any reason, barring a setback, that the QB would be able to play. Following week 3, Seattle has a few key players ranking well in their respective position groups according to DYAR (FO metric which compares the player to replacement level).
The right-hander played some delightful strokes in his 82-run knock, which bailed India out of trouble as the hosts had lost six wickets in the second session on Day 3. Ravichandran Ashwin (five) was also out leg before shortly before tea, with Mitchell Santner bagging the only Indian wicket to fall to spin. Playing his first Test after more than three years, No.9 Jeetan Patel, the off-spinner who was flown in from England to replace an injured Mark Craig, was the top scorer for New ...
After Wriddhiman Saha's unbeaten half-century Indian managed to post 316 in their first innings. Matt Henry was the top wicket-taker for New Zealand with his 3/46, while Neil Wagner, Trent Boult and Jeetan Patel accounted for two each. Ravichandran Ashwin, whose 26-run cameo was laced with 4 boundaries, also tried to counter attack with some aggressive strokeplay, but became Henry's third victim of the day, trapped lbw.
And the Serbian will be hoping to secure some more top-flight minutes when Liverpool host Hull at Anfield in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. "I said already this is a very important tournament for us". "I would love to see everybody go with the right expectations to these games". We need to be angry against Hull - they want our points.
Lee Westwood didn't pass up a chance to take one more shot on the eve of play. But that doesn't mean he's going to break up his opening duo of Justin Rose-Henrik Stenson, even after they lost 3 and 2 to Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reed in the morning session.
Spieth and Reed's victory over Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson was particularly impressive, with the Americans winning in 2&1 after Stenson had holed a brilliant chip to extend the game on the 16th hole. We just kept telling each other, 'Keep at it, keep at it, keep at it, keep putting pressure and hopefully, at some point they will slow down a little bit.
A disappointing afternoon on the second day of this year's event at Hazeltine saw Europe lose the session 3-1, with US now leading 9.5 to 6.5 points going into the singles matches on the final day. "He was a rock out there and he gave me so much confidence to go for shots". "Obviously (we're) disappointed with this afternoon's result", Clarke told Sky Sports.
Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III was far less forthcoming in describing the rationale for his Friday morning foursomes pairings than European counterpart Darren Clarke . Turning to the crowd, he bowed twice and screamed out, "C'mon!" Still, everything finally seems to be like Phil wants it as he tees off in his 11th Ryder Cup.
Wins over the Browns and Bears were no fluke. " Wentz was oh-so-impressive again, and the Eagles improved to 3-0 by overpowering the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lincoln Financial Field". "Everybody is still getting acclimated with the system". Still, it's only three games. After Pittsburgh's Markus Wheaton dropped a TD pass in the back of the end zone on the game's opening drive, Bennie Logan blocked Chris Boswell's 36-yard FG attempt.
The touring side claimed three wickets in the first session and four in the third but the Indian duo forged a 141-run partnership for the fourth wicket to leave the match evenly poised. With a resolute Sharma for company, Kohli put on his counter-attacking hat, swaying the balance back in India's favour. Dhawan, who was struggling against the rising deliveries and who once even took a hit on his left shoulder in the morning, became Boult's first victim, reducing India to 34/3.
He was past year when he got involved in numerous scuffles with then-Carolina Panthers cornerback Josh Norman, and that cost him a one-game suspension. "Yes, I don't remember", Beckham said about his continuing faulty memory, and whether it might have been caused by the adrenaline coursing through his body.
Nice's victory means they moved above Monaco , who had gone top on Saturday by thrashing Metz 7-0. Register for the Ask the CIO Chat with Andy Ozment of the Homeland Security Department on October 11, at 1:30 p.m. At the Allianz Riviera, Nice went in front with just 11 minutes on the clock as Portuguese full-back Pereira cut in from the right and sent in a shot that surprised Benjamin Lecomte in the Lorient goal.
The USA are ahead by three going into the final day. "We expect that", said McIlroy, whose day included being serenaded with Sweet Caroline , a reference to his former fiancee, pro tennis player Caroline Wozniacki, and who had one fan thrown out for shouting a sexually suggestive comment.
It was a scintillating display of razor-sharp golf, with the occasional pressure-induced mistake, by professionals who do this routinely for million-dollar paychecks but rarely for the emotional currency of playing for pride and country. 1704: Rory McIlroy v Patrick Reed. Garcia and fellow Spaniard Rafa Cabrera Bello came back from a 4-down deficit with six to play to earn a half point against Reed and Spieth.
A spokesman for New Jersey Transit didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The official also said Gallagher's blood and urine were sent for testing - standard procedure after an accident - but the results were not yet available.