Brady and Gronkowski trail only Philip Rivers and Antonio Gates' 76 touchdown connections on the National Football League leaderboard. Bueller? Hello? Has anyone seen the pass rush? But Brady and Gronkowski hooked up again for a 37-yarder to set up Blount's 5-yard touchdown run to put the Steelers away for good at the 11:44 mark.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Rookie Dak Prescott is stating an impressive case to remain the starting quarterback of the Dallas Cowboys. Prior to the kick-off on Sunday, the experts and pundits barely gave Dallas (1-5) a look and predicted that Prescott would have struggled against Green Bay's defense.
And the self-proclaimed Special One, sacked by Chelsea for a second time last December, insisted the conversation should be private, despite choosing to conduct it in front of 41,000 people and the Stamford Bridge press box. Pedro punished him, drifting between the England defender and Daley Blind before rounding keeper David de Gea and scoring into an unguarded net. "We made incredible defensive mistakes, individual mistakes, and you pay for that".
Referee Craig Pawson did not punish Spurs substitute Sissoko following the incident, which sparked an angry reaction from Republic of Ireland worldwide Arter. From my point of view I am happy with his apology. "I thought it was going to be a red card at the time", Arter added. There were not many talking points during Tottenham Hotspur's tiresome 0-0 draw against Bournemouth at the weekend as Pochettino's men missed the chance to make a real statement to the rest of the Premier League.
The Eagles were one of the few undefeated teams, heading into this game at 3-0. Read my notes from the game below. It's a shame that we didn't get to see him nail a game winning field goal. 79, in case you were wondering), was within the legal one-yard zone when Wentz released the pass. The Bears fumbled on their next drive and Adam Vinatieri nailed his fifth field goal to ice the cake for Indianapolis.
Following the game, as per United's official website , the Portuguese tactician stated: "If you can delete the defensive mistakes from the game I would say it was a good performance". Manchester United possible XI: De Gea, Valencia, Bailly, Blind, Shaw, Herrera, Pogba, Martial, Mata, Lingard, Ibrahimovic. "Straight from the kick-off Daley Blind isn't in line with his centre-backs".
And as the Cubs accepted the Warren C. Giles Trophy on the field after completing their rout of the Dodgers, Schwarber was indeed at the plate in Arizona, taking a walk in his first plate appearance. Following a two-base error by Toles that allowed Bryant to go to third and Anthony Rizzo to reach second, Ben Zobrist lifted a sacrifice fly to center that scored Bryant to make it 2-0 Cubs .
With Smith's status unknown (he said he would have an MRI today) and Fitzpatrick's play (9-of-14, 120 yards, touchdown) not remarkably better than it had been across a 1-5 start (though no interceptions is a huge step forward), head coach Todd Bowles would make no post-game commitment to either player.
Manchester United have suffered an injury blow for the upcoming clash against Chelsea as they will be without the services of their captain Wayne Rooney, who picked up an injury prior to the clash. Reports in Italy then surfaced that said that Mourinho had criticised Conte for the way he was celebrating the fourth goal and trying to energise the crowd, saying that it was 'humiliating'.
The injury-hampered Kompany no longer appears first choice. And the seemingly unthinkable is happening: Aguero is coming under pressure for his place. While on global duty with Argentina this month, Aguero was quoted as telling Argentine media that Guardiola "is very picky about everything, (and) it's good.
Oh yeah, and to make things worse for Joey Bats, the Indians are going to the World Series, as we mentioned earlier. Napoli's solo homer in the fourth put the Indians up 2-1, but Ezequiel Carrera led off the Blue Jays fifth with a triple and scored to tie it on a grounder by Ryan Goins.
Things in the NFC North got tighter on Thursday night after the Packers beat the Bears 26-10 in Green Bay . Lacy is eligible to return after eight weeks under the NFL's adjusted IR rules, but now the Packers will have to decide whether to bring him or No.
Deanté Gray fumbles the opening kickoff against West Virginia. Now hit the fast-forward button to West Virginia's impressive 34-10 victory over the Horned Frogs yesterday to improve to 6-0. "We owed them", Douglas said. "We just need to go out and play ball and not worry about anything but us". Opponents are gaining 150.7 yards per game on the ground against TCU , so it's not an impossible defense on which to run.
The Rams have prepared for the game at Pennyhill Park, the luxury hotel outside London which has always been used as the England rugby team's training base. He may not face a better one all year, until the Eagles go to Seattle on the weekend before Thanksgiving. The ball security these clubs have displayed is remarkable bordering on unheard of.
Right now, it would appear that Dorial Green-Beckham is eating into Huff's snaps. Two games in a row Wentz and theEagles offense took possession of the ball with under two minutes remaining while trailing the Detroit Lions and Washington Redskins and failed to win either game.
It was a dominant performance and McCoy was seen celebrating on the sidelines, singing along to the "Shout" song, that the Bills play after every touchdown. After the game, while almost every other starting National Football League quarterback would have been subject to questions about their performance on the field and getting blown out, Kaepernick's off-the-field antics seemed to take precedent when he addressed the media after Sunday's game.
You have to be critical of Liverpool . "It is their problem, not our problem". Anfield boss Klopp responded: "I have mixed emotions". Both sides have fallen short of replicating their past successes in recent years, but if Monday night's game is anything to go by, the demand to see them play is as high as it has ever been.
Chinese investment holding firms have joined insurers like Fosun International Ltd (0656.HK) and unlisted Anbang Insurance Group in leveraging accumulated capital to buy global assets. It has also invested in several mega-properties on the United States west coast, including a tower that will soon be San Francisco's second tallest and a billion-dollar condominium and hotel development in Los Angeles, according to its website.
In the two games since Tom Brady has returned from his suspension, the Patriots have been lighting up the scoreboard. "Great hands, catch the ball, very quick, makes people miss, strong, breaks tackles, excellent balance, tough, doesn't run out of bounds, fights for extra yardage, great player".
The effect of Ben not playing will be palpable but those that will need to step up alongside Jones will be LeVeon Bell, Antonio Brown and Jesse James in particular. Steelers WR Antonio Brown found a soft zone in the Patriots defense with an in route (tell me if you've heard that before) to pick up 20 yards.
And the final pick at the end of the game appeared to be blatant miscommunication between Keenum and receiver Brian Quick (watch here). For the Giants' defense to be successful, they need great play from their defensive line, and against the Rams they certainly got that.
But at 0-4 down, Konta abruptly turned the tide in her favour winning 12 consecutive games to book her semi-final place with a 6-4, 6-0 victory. Murray found himself a break down at the beginning of the duel with Ferrer but steadied himself to win five games in a row, taking the first set 6-2.
The Oakland #Raiders will go on to Florida to face the Jacksonville #Jaguars in a Week 7 showdown and it is, without a doubt, going to be one of the more interesting games of the week. While the Jaguars defense was losing their cool, probably from being on the field so much, the offense couldn't execute the most routine play causing plenty of frustration on the field and in the stands.
With the Jets playoff hopes virtually out of reach, they may begin seeing what they have in some of their backup quarterbacks, starting with Smith . The team agreed on a 1 year deal with Fitzpatrick right before the season started and made him the starter. At the National Football League fall meetings in Houston on Wednesday, Jets owner Woody Johnson says it was coach Todd Bowles' decision and he is "behind the coach 100 percent".
Because, as Cubs fans, they just can't miss such a big event, and, well, because they might be one of the handful of fans in America who can afford a ticket. But not here, they haven't. He was one of six rookies on the team's NLCS roster. All-everything Javier Baez and Lester shared the NLCS MVP. He could have gone to the Tigers, Diamondbacks, Cardinals or others.
A two-goal success would have seen Klopp's side ascend to the Premier League summit, but Gareth McAuley's strike following a corner nine minutes from time denied them that prize. It took a flowing team move from the hosts to break the deadlock midway through the first half when Philippe Coutinho's dummy released Emre Can, who in turn found Roberto Firmino down the left flank.
But the Baggies, aided by gritty defending from their centre-backs, had the Reds anxious when Gareth McAuley scored in the last ten minutes. The first two were the goalscorers at the weekend, while the Brazilian - signed last summer from Hoffenheim - had his markers twisted from his deft touches.
NHL officials believed glare posed a risk to the goalies, so the midafternoon start at one of the league's most high-profile games was pushed back almost two hours. "Hopefully, this experience makes up for missing both of those", he said. "We showed ourselves in a positive light". So far, they've only had one hiccup, a big one, a 6-2 butt-kicking by Buffalo.
The crowd in Happy Valley was electric all night, but in the fourth quarter, it was shades of the days when Penn State ruled college football. The Houston Cougars fell out of the Associated Press Top 25 college football poll this week after their 38-16 loss to SMU.
And with the Cubs set to roll out Jake Arrieta on Tuesday (albeit against Rich Hill and his 2.12 regular-season ERA) and John Lackey on Wednesday , the probable Kershaw-Jon Lester matchup in the final game in Los Angeles has to give the Dodgers some comfort.
The person familiar with the case said it might take that long for the league to act or the NFL instead might move much more quickly by placing Brown on the list . Hours after Brown's admission to physically, mentally and emotionally abusing his wife was made public, the Giants finally chose to leave him behind as they travelled to London for a game against the Rams- but it's not enough.
After a lengthy negotiation battle, Fitzpatrick re-signed with NY on a one-year deal. Marshall was among those asked about the change, and the Jets wide receiver used an interesting choice of words while showing support for Smith following the QB's promotion.
Trump is slated to give a speech Saturday in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, best known as the site of a decisive Civil War battle and cemetery, and the place where Republican President Abraham Lincoln delivered his famous address. The difference, she said, is Trump. Trump, 70, then told a rally crowd that he could launch a legal challenge if Clinton prevails. Conventionally the event is an amicable affair, with both candidates expected to dial down the rhetoric and personal attacks.
PENALTY PARTY: The Eagles have committed 27 penalties in the past two games and have 37 in the past three. "We'll see Sunday", Eagles CB Malcolm Jenkins said. This is a fascinating matchup that should tell us a lot about where both teams stand in the playoff hunt. "I think it's been good for him and [they are] good opportunities for him to learn and grow".
Mourinho returned to the club that unceremoniously, and understandably, called time on his second stint in December, but any hope of haunting his former paymasters was swiftly extinguished as Pedro's 30-second strike kicked off what would prove a nightmare afternoon for United .