Before he even made his National Basketball Association regular season debut, James was an example to his teammates through, of all things, laundry etiquette. They'll still have almost a full week between the preseason and the start of the regular season. "It was fun to get back out there", James said. Cavs coach Tyronn Lue would like to keep it that way.
Tom Brady has been named AFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Patriots' 33-13 victory over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday. Now his attention is focused the other OH team, a team that like the Browns, comes in as heavy underdogs and who are trying to right their ship after losing three of their first five games.
Only five NFLers ever have had more receiving yards in a game, including Detroit's Calvin (Megatron) Johnson, who pulled the plug on his career after last season. "I don't what the severity of it is". Robert Alford's 30-yard interception return for a touchdown with 1:14 remaining clinched the win. They were rarely stopped by Carolina, even when pinned back close to their own goal line.
Then there was Houston's 27-0 loss to the New England Patriots this week, getting embarrassed by a team that was starting their third string quarterback and barely using star tight end Rob Gronkowski. I have great people around me and I appreciate the thoughts and well wishes from all of you. It's a major blow for Houston , which selected Watt with the 11th overall pick in the 2011 draft.
Looking to inspire a surprise win this week is star player Jano Ananidze, who goes looking for his eighth career global goal. Being 1-0 up, we wanted to go on and win the game. However, Georgia levelled things up shortly before the hour mark and could have even gone on to win the game having also hit the crossbar in the second half.
Bradford, who was traded to the Vikings from Philadelphia just before the start of the season, now has four touchdowns on the season, including this strike to Kevin Rudolph. Starting 4-0 for the first time since 2009, the Vikings joined Philadelphia and Denver as the league's only remaining undefeated teams. It's never going to deter me from what I want to do.
Johnson, a fifth-year defensive tackle, said he got the sense the Razorbacks believed in what he was saying. "As soon as I caught the ball, Eddie (Jackson) tapped my arm", Fitzpatrick said. In many ways, Saturday's game against IN marked a crowning moment IN the young career of freshman defensive end Nick Bosa. Ever since, the Razorbacks have been a run-first offense with a big offensive line and plenty of tight-end heavy formations.
Rookie Paxton Lynch made his starting debut in the loss, and his inexperience showed. A loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 1 is puzzling, but the Falcons have wins over the Panthers, Broncos, and Oakland Raiders. The Broncos (4-1) were on their heels having to respect the play-action because Devonta Freeman and Tevin Coleman were so effective running the ball, combining for 119 yards and a 4.4-yard average.
Eichel, the second pick in 2015's draft and the centerpiece of the Sabres' rebuild, was set to start his second National Hockey League season on Thursday against the Canadiens. Eichel was second in scoring on the team last season, posting 24 goals and 56 points. You could probably slap the guys in the face to say 'snap out of it.'...
The Minnesota Vikings are finding it harder to sign replacement players due to injury because so much of their salary cap is wrapped up in players on the reserve lists that aren't playing. Second-year pick T.J. Clemmings has started the past three games at left tackle in place of Kalil. With 10 players on injured reserve, totaling nearly $33 million in space under their now-tight salary cap, the Vikings had to make a few adjustments to make Long's deal fit with a "little magic wand ", ...
None of it matters. "I've just moved on, man". But the last 40 minutes didn't matter because the game was over. Whitehurst went 14 of 24 for 182 yards with a touchdown and an interception before leaving with a knee injury. He's healthy, showing no signs of any rust - or slippage at 39 - and New England's offensive arsenal has been replenished with more targets. "He's our leader, he's our guy".
If the Dolphins want to be successful, they need to take some of the responsibility off of Tannehill and hand it to their running backs. The Dolphins stuck to their plan to use one running back as the main option throughout the game, and that was Ajayi.
It might not have been a sweep, but a trip to the Bay Area ended up being a treat after all for the Cubs. The Chicago Cubs beat the Giants in San Francisco 6-5 Tuesday to advance to the National League Championship Series. "It's a weird feeling". "They're one of the most formidable opponents you'll ever want to play, especially this time of the year", Cubs manager Joe Madden told FOX40 when asked about the Giants.
After undergoing offseason surgery to fix a broken bone in his left foot, Watkins saw limited action in training camp and the preseason before starting the first two games of the regular season. Watkins missed Week 3 after getting stepped on in a walk-through and was later put on injured reserve. But Watkins said the foot felt "heavy" and caught only six passes for 63 yards in the first two games of the 2016 season before the Bills shut him down.
The Colts beat the Chicago Bears 29-23 on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium, and they delivered a clutch scoring drive, forced a turnover and made a defensive stand in the final 3½ minutes. He's been invisible for most of the season, so Sunday's breakout outing could propel Young forward. That goes for every phase of the game. The Carolina Panthers went from 7-9 in 2002 when he took the job to 11-5 and the Super Bowl the following season.
The fight will mark Bomber's first defence of the cruiserweight title he won during an impressive knockout victory over Makabu at Goodison Park in May. I have been rated in the top 15 in the world since July of 2007. Before I always drove myself to achieve my target of becoming world champion. He added: "Everyone wants what I've got".
Alleva also said how much he hoped the game would have been played this past weekend especially as he watched the SEC's other game pushed back because of the storm. At this point in time, the game will go on as scheduled in Miami but all three parties are discussing all possibilities in terms of the best way to play the game while putting the safety of the fans at the center of those plans.
Hamilton was leading with 16 of 56 laps remaining at the Sepang International Circuit when his engine blew in spectacular style, with flames shooting from the rear of the vehicle. "Something just doesn't feel right". "Today was a tough day, because after turn one I thought it was finished", Rosberg said . "But, as I said, it's how we re-group.
Valtteri Bottas was a comparatively uneventful fifth, holding off Sergio Perez by two seconds in a crucial victory in Williams' battle with Force India in the constructors' standings, with Perez's teammate Nico Hulkenberg finishing eighth.
Obviously I wish I could have done a little more at the plate and gotten a couple of hits, but it was fun", Tebow said after Scottsdale beat the Glendale Desert Dogs, 9-6, at Camelback Ranch. Tebow, who recently signed a minor-league deal with the New York Mets , was known in the NFL for putting his faith on display during games and praying frequently.
A strained hamstring has kept him from playing, but Bochy is not anxious, especially after Gillespies clutch home run in the Wild card. "They [the Giants] were awesome in the first half, had their struggles in the second half, but it seems like they've put that behind them", Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer said Wednesday afternoon.
With runners at first and second base Russell Martin hit into what seemed like an inning-ending double-play to short stop Elvis Andrus . Moreland, who saw the throw coming from Odor was offline, was attempting to hold Donaldson at third.
Nunes has also been speaking about the potential bout this week in an interview with Combate .com, describing the possibility of the match-up as " highly likely ", though she doesn't know for sure what the UFC will do. She wants none other than Ronda Rousey! I will choose what's best for me, and Ronda would be "the" main fight. As far as the matchup goes, many believe Nunes' advantage on the feet could be a lot for Rousey to handle.
Speaking alongside Theo Walcott in the final press conference ahead of the game, Southgate told the media that his team would have his backing to play in a certain style. Rooney, England's record scorer (53 goals) and most-capped outfield player (116 caps), played in midfield under Roy Hodgson during England's ill-fated Euro 2016 campaign.
The Sparks took a 1-o series lead thanks to a game winning shot at the buzzer by guard Alana Beard. One has to imagine Minnesota will likely find a way to manage a season-saving split of their own in Los Angeles, where the series will resume on Friday night.
QB Ryan Fitzpatrick broke out of his slump with a solid game, and WR Brandon Marshall had his best performance of the season. Despite not having Palmer, the Cardinals were able to defeat the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday Night Football this past week.
At the Shanghai Masters past year that Kyrgios was fined $US1,500 for a foul-mouthed outburst, where he described the tournament as a "circus". Jelena Jankovic (pic) defeated Aleksandra Krunic in straight sets today to reach the third round of the Hong Kong Open.
Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons didn't need another 300-yard performance from Julio Jones to decipher Denver's dazzling defense and wreck Paxton Lynch's first National Football League start with a 23-16 win over Broncos on Sunday. "Let's not make the stress even worse, right?" "We're just now putting all those pieces together and putting everybody in position", Freeman said. "The process for Gary is to worry about Gary this week".
Register for the Ask the CIO Chat with Andy Ozment of the Homeland Security Department on October 11, at 1:30 p.m. The Scarlet Knights suffered their worst shutout loss since then when fourth-ranked MI hammered them by 78 points Saturday night, but this team does have a head coach.
The Dodgers had six hits in the game and two came from replacements in the No. 9 hole - Carlos Ruiz on a two-run home run in the fifth inning and a Chase Utley single in the seventh. Win and go to Washington, D.C., Lose and go home. After that, the Dodgers mustered just a pair of singles off a Nats' bullpen that included lefties Sammy Solis and Oliver Perez, and didn't advance a runner past first base.
The team said his return was questionable. "We still have some work to do". But it didn't matter much because the message was clear: Norman had his swagger back. Johnson fumbled after picking up a first down on 2nd-and-2 from the 50-yard line. "I expect to win. We're playing our tails off to win and that's all that we're interested in".
The title contender was on course for a seventh win of the season in Sepang , one that would have taken him back into the lead of the overall standings, only for his Mercedes engine to blow with 16 laps remaining. "When you get out of the auto - that feeling you have after leading the race and then your vehicle fails - it's pretty hard to say positive things at the time ".
Having been handed a world record chase of 476 halfway through day four at Holkar Stadium, New Zealand were all out for 153 in the final throes of the final session. "It wasn't just one individual", said Kohli. Pujara enhanced his reputation as a consistent and steady run-scorer by hitting three boundaries in his 98-ball vigil.
He can hopefully enjoy that spell and then he has to decide whether he wants it full-time or not". Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney reacts following the UEFA Europa League group A football match between Manchester United and Zorya Luhansk at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, north-west England , on September 29, 2016.
He told BBC Sports: I thought we could have done better in the first half. The contrast with their second-half display, however, was pronounced, as Liverpool pegged Swansea back and did enough to secure a fourth straight win that lifted them to second in the table.