by | September 24, 2017 | 22:41

This is the first time Falcons players have knelt during the anthem. On Friday night President Donald Trump sent a message to the NFL and its players, criticizing those that choose to protest during the national anthem prior to games.

by | September 24, 2017 | 22:41

The Bears opened their year by winning a thrilling matchup against North Carolina. Cal's defense, in its most recent victory, had shut out Ole Miss in the second half. From 2012-15, Fresno State averaged almost 25 takeaways when DeRuyter's fingerprints were all over the Bulldogs' defense. Darnold's decision-making will be put to the test against an opportunistic Cal defense.

by | September 24, 2017 | 22:30

The Indianapolis Colts may have cornerback Vontae Davis and safety Darius Butler back for the team's Week 3 matchup against the Cleveland Browns this Sunday, according to Mike Wells of ESPN . Timing between the receivers and Brissett should be better after another three practices this week to solidify the newness of QB and WRs. -Until Andrew Luck gets back, the Colts probably will not have many 10-point fourth-quarter leads this season.

by | September 24, 2017 | 21:12

Their defensive coordinator, Mike Vrabel, was a longtime linebacker for New England as well. Even players who stood for the anthem - including lone Steelers player Alejandro Villanueva (an ex-Army Ranger) - did so in their own way to make a statement.

by | September 24, 2017 | 19:51

But even before he came out to bat, Rahane and Rohit had provided India the required start at the top of the order with a 139 run partnership. The teams will travel to Bengaluru for Thursday's fourth ODI with Australia bidding to avoid a series whitewash.

by | September 24, 2017 | 18:39

Viñales' Italian teammate Valentino Rossi , who has bounced back impressively after breaking his leg in a motocross accident 23 days ago, finished third with 1:47.815 seconds and will also be on the front row at the start of Sunday's race.

by | September 24, 2017 | 18:36

A club spokesperson said: " Manchester United has a zero-tolerance stance on offensive chanting and behaviour". A number of the visiting supporters reprised the song after the Belgium worldwide scored what proved to be the only goal of the game after 20 minutes at St.

by | September 24, 2017 | 18:31

But without three defenders including Kurt Zouma , Stoke struggled to stifle Chelsea's counter-attacks and conceded again after half-an-hour when Darren Fletcher mistakenly chested the ball into the path of Pedro , whose right-foot shot gave keeper Jack Butland no chance.

by | September 24, 2017 | 18:23

He wasn't great in the first game, either. That doesn't mean they won't keep trying, even when they're down by two touchdowns with two minutes to go in the game. Those objectives are not mutually exclusive. Manning isn't the only QB in the game in danger of being hit as the second-year pro was sacked six times last week.

by | September 24, 2017 | 18:20

Australia's plight could easily be gauged from the fact that eight of their batsmen could not touch double-digit scores in Chennai, while only four of them could score more than 10 runs in Kolkata. Steve Smith called correctly at the toss and elected to bat first at Holkar Stadium in front of a sold-out crowd. Kohli said he too would have batted first, but then the wicket might play better under lights.

by | September 24, 2017 | 17:22

One thing is for sure, United don't have to face us until December and already the mind games have started. Despite having won just one of its three league home games, Chelsea has been flawless on the road and stays within three points of the Manchester sides at the top of the table.

by | September 24, 2017 | 17:13

Houston has been in sole possession of first place in the AL West since April 14, only 11 games in their season, and their lead grew so big that a division title was a foregone conclusion. Verlander (13-8) retired his first seven batters before Ben Gamel homered into the right-center bullpen in the third. "It's definitely nice to get in the rotation", Moore said.

by | September 24, 2017 | 17:07

I repeat, it's not simple to win away against them". Morata made it 3-0 by finishing off a solo effort and the Spanish striker completed his hat-trick by tapping in a pass from Cesar Azpilicueta in the penalty area. Antonio Conte had had enough of Alsonso's lack of concentration on 58 minutes and replaced him with skipper Cahill. " It was a good day, a good result for us ".

by | September 24, 2017 | 16:53

Chelsea scored from its only two shots in the first half, Morata putting the team in front after just 82 seconds before fellow Spain global Pedro netted his second goal in his last three games. Now we have to play three games and yes, there is the possibility to try to pick him for these games". "No [injury news] - all players are available apart from Danny Drinkwater who is continuing to work to recover", said Conte.

by | September 24, 2017 | 16:46

But Barcelona's attempts to lure Coutinho to the Nou Camp were not well received at Liverpool , according to reports via Football Leaks (via Der Spiegel ). The Reds are winless since the worldwide break, having suffered an embarrassing 5-0 defeat at the hands of Manchester City on 9th September followed by a Champions League draw against Sevilla , a draw with Burnley and an EFL Cup exit after losing to Leicester City .

by | September 24, 2017 | 16:39

We are Chelsea and we have to try to do this. Conte's stand-off with Costa had proved an unwelcome distraction this season after the Chelsea forward was told by the Italian that he was no longer part of his plans. Stoke are a really good team and very strong. We are going to fight for everything. "He is incredible. He has the ability to take one hand when nobody expects that".

by | September 24, 2017 | 16:34

Moya gave up Efren Navarro's second home run of the game leading off the ninth. Joe Mauer , hitless in nine straight at-bats, opened the eighth with a line smash off the lower right leg of reliever Alex Wilson. The miserable eighth inning spoiled another strong outing by Tigers starter Matthew Boyd, who allowed just one unearned run through 6 2/3 innings and left with the lead.

by | September 24, 2017 | 16:31

The striker had to settle for a bit-part role at Real Madrid but his knack for finding the back of the net earned him a move to Chelsea . Palace have lost their first six games of the season after crashing to a heavy defeat at the Etihad Stadium in Roy Hodgson's second league game as manager.

by | September 24, 2017 | 16:03

Jose Mourinho was sent off for venturing onto the pitch in Man Utd's 1-0 win at Southampton on Saturday, with United 1-0 up in the last minute of stoppage time. Further, many fans believe that perhaps the move was yet another strategic decision by the manager as a time-wasting tactic. "I know that last season, on these fixtures, I think we would have, maybe, five or six points less than we have this season", he said.

by | September 24, 2017 | 15:50

Dr Orava has given his take on Pogba's injury and while he insists that it's possible for the 24-year-old's hamstring to recover without going under the knife, surgery may still be on the cards for United's record signing. "I don't know when he [Pogba] will be back", Mourinho said. "When he comes back, welcome, but until then, I trust my people". Pogba underwent a scan at Carrington the day after he was forced off in the first half against Basel with further tests using different imagery ...

by | September 24, 2017 | 14:52

This is a huge deal for the Knicks to finally get Anthony off their roster, but the return is questionable at best. The Knicks already have a cheaper player with a similar resume to Kanter in Willy Hernangomez . The problem is the Rockets haven't made the Knicks an offer that they deem suitable. Anthony and the Knicks had conducted a stare-down for the last few months because of a fractured relationship caused by the previous NY administration led by president Phil Jackson .

by | September 24, 2017 | 14:42

India has the chance to make a five-match series by winning the Indore ODI series . Both Chahal and Kuldeep have picked up 10 wickets together and have helped India to defend low totals in the first two ODIs. Unlike the things that happened on the ground yesterday, let us assume that the Australians won't raise the issue once again drawing some serious concerns.

by | September 24, 2017 | 14:24

We've learned from that [keeping their heads] in the past, and me especially, but it's a great occasion and we're looking forward to every single moment of it. We've got positives to take out of that game and we need to work on the negatives". It's the second time it happened, it was the same in April with the same actor from one team and a different actor from the other team.

by | September 24, 2017 | 13:39

Freshman Jaylin Bradley added the first six totes of his Big Red career to finish with 16 yards, while freshman wide receiver pitched in one carry for six yards. 63 -- Senior De'Mornay Pierson-El had a 63-yard punt return to set up a Nebraska touchdown in the second quarter. Nebraska makes its first Big Ten Conference road trip next Friday when the Huskers take on IL in Champaign.

by | September 24, 2017 | 10:12

Morata's opener against Stoke came on two minutes when he was put through by a long ball over the top. Ahead of the Blues' Premier League fixture away to Stoke City , Conte made it abundantly clear that he was in no mood to praise the 28-year-old, who seemingly made life hard for him in his first season at Stamford Bridge.

by | September 24, 2017 | 09:25

Kurt Zouma is ineligible to feature against his parent club and Kevin Wimmer is out with a hamstring injury, meaning that Glen Johnson comes back into the fold and Erik Pieters drops back to join Bruno Martins Indi in the back three ahead of Jack Butland between the sticks.

by | September 24, 2017 | 09:23

And so we move on to the next round of fixtures, and the players you need in your ranks to shoot up in your Fantasy Premier League work table, to close in on Barry from accounts who's getting very smug lately about being at the top. Only four of Stoke's starters were in the side that faced Chelsea in March so they looked predictably disjointed even though there was no shortage of effort.

by | September 24, 2017 | 09:03

He told reporters: "I feel as important as I did last season. It wasn't a case of getting out there with a 2-0 defeat, it was a case of going to Old Trafford and getting beat by five". Herrera has seen just 90 Premier League minutes as a result, but the 28-year-old remains confident that he has a role to play and that he can continue to learn from those around him.

by | September 24, 2017 | 08:25

Swain caught the pass from backup quarterback Luke Del Rio , who engineered the throttling of Kentucky last season in Gainesville. The sold-out crowd brought thousands of people to descend on Kroger Field to cheer on the 'Cats. It did not stop Florida from leaning on the run, rushing for 186 yards. Sihiem King led the ground attack with 64 yards on five carries. Florida beat Kentucky 28-27 on Saturday night in Lexington, the Gators' 31 straight win over the Wildcats.

by | September 24, 2017 | 08:03

The Dallas Cowboys are betting favorites over the Arizona Cardinals in Week 3 on " Monday Night Football ". That started a four-game streak in which he had at least 134 yards rushing each time. Bene Benwikere, acquired in a trade with Cincinnati just before the season, is likely to be active for the first time if Nolan Carroll (concussion) and rookie Chidobe Awuzie (hamstring) can't play against the Cardinals.

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:51

Georgia: Heads to Rocky Top for its first SEC road game against Tennessee (3-1), which can't afford another conference loss after falling to Florida and faced intense criticism for a lackluster 17-13 victory over winless MA. Georgia beat Grantham and Louisville in the Belk Bowl 37-14 at the end of the 2014 season. Senior running back Nick Chubb led the way with two touchdowns.

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:27

Considering India's dominant form, it is hard to find a flaw in the team. India won the match by 26 runs via the Duckworth Lewis method. He also handled the transition period quite well when a few veterans retired. The only problem India are facing is the No.4 slot. Unlike the things that happened on the ground yesterday, let us assume that the Australians won't raise the issue once again drawing some serious concerns.

by | September 24, 2017 | 07:02

Juwan Johnson is a matchup problem for Iowa , though. Saquon Barkley had 211 yards rushing and 94 yards receiving for the Nittany Lions (4-0, 1-0), who outgained Iowa 579-273 but almost blew a game that could've been crippling to their postseason hopes.

by | September 24, 2017 | 05:37

Maxwell , 26, is a rookie catcher who hails from a military family, and has been described as "highly patriotic" by theSan Francisco Chronicle. Saturday morning, Maxwell, who is African American, took a strong stand on Instagram against Trump's remarks about NFL players who choose to kneel during the National Anthem.

by | September 24, 2017 | 04:49

Alabama has racked up 249 rushing yards and four rushing TDs. Here are five takeaways from the Crimson Tide's win over the Commodores. But the one area that seems to be the weak point is in the run defense, ranking in the middle of the SEC, allowing an average of 103 rushing yards per game.