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by | January 09, 2018 | 18:51

After Saturday's wild-card playoff games ended with both road teams moving on, both home teams were victorious on Sunday. The Titans need to either get hot or cold on Mike Mularkey, who coached the team to its first playoff win since the 2003 season on Saturday.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:39

Minutes after Alabama defeated Georgia, 26-23, in overtime to win the college football national championship, Crimson Tide center Bradley Bozeman proposed to his girlfriend on field after the game, in a video captured by Sports Illustrated.

by | January 09, 2018 | 18:37

The German brand also celebrates its new world records by shredding tires at CES. This time, Schwartz crushed his record by mercilessly shredding tires (which we can only assume were modified hockey pucks or Soviet tractor tires) for a total of 232.5 miles.

by | January 09, 2018 | 16:56

According to Balague, Courtois' indication that he is in advanced talks with the Stamford Bridge club over a new contract is a tactical decision to spark Real Madrid into finally making a move to try to land the Belgium worldwide whose preferred destination is the Bernabeu.

by | January 09, 2018 | 15:32

The comments come after Jeff Goodman of ESPN .com shared quotes from Ball-who was in Lithuania, where his youngest sons are preparing to play-in which he said Lakers head coach Luke Walton had lost control of the team and was too young to fill the role he occupies.

by | January 09, 2018 | 14:40

Chelsea could make a move in January but will have to meet Juventus' valuation, which was £80m ($106.7m) in the summer, and that was mainly done to deter the Blues' advances to sign the defender. The Brazilian full-back has a reported buyout clause of £35m at FC Porto making him a cheaper alternative to Sandro. It is understood that Chelsea are yet to have made contact with the East Londoners over a potential move, although, the Hammers are willing to consider offers.

by | January 09, 2018 | 12:27

His right hand over his heart, President Trump appears to have butchered the national anthem while standing near the 40-yard line ahead of the college football championship game in Atlanta on Monday night. Last year, Mr Trump described Atlanta as "falling apart" and "crime infested" after Congressman John Lewis refused to attend his inauguration. It is also pertinent to mention Trump pushed the national anthem as a partisan issue shortly before the game during a speech to the American Farm ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 12:24

This is not to say they are just lumping the ball into the box and hoping for a header, but rather that the forwards are making clever runs and the midfielders have the passing accuracy to find them. We just reacted quicker than our opponents'. Reflecting on the match as a whole Gundogan said: "In the second half we just wanted to score you know".

by | January 09, 2018 | 12:17

Usain Bolt has sensationally revealed that he has been talking with Sir Alex Ferguson about a potential deal to make him a Manchester United player. One date Bolt may have pencilled into his diary is the weekend of 21/22 April, when Dortmund host Bayer Leverkusen, and when Bolt - if his trial is successful - could come face to face with the man now keen on taking his mantle as Jamaica's most famous sportsman, Leon Bailey.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:43

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho . Asked about the feud on Saturday, Conte added: "This is not my problem". "I don't blame the Chelsea manager at all and I understand his reaction". But when mention was made of the accusations against Conte, Mourinho said, "Did he?" He took exception to a response from Conte as the spat got uglier and uglier.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:26

While Coquelin hardly pulled up any trees in 2017, it is perhaps telling he was not given more opportunities to get on the pitch with Granit Xhaka struggling to impress at times. When Coquelin has played this season, he's not shown a great deal to convince he would automatically hold down a starting berth for the Irons, but if he can recapture his best form he'd be a useful buy.

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:18

Burnley , seventh in the Premier League, grabbed a 25th- minute lead when City defender John Stones mis-kicked a Sam Vokes knockdown and Ashley Barnes and the striker burst goalwards before blasting the ball past Claudio Bravo . I am happy for him to have made his statement and it is not easy for him to travel to Spain and England back and forth. "And for today", he said. "I thought we were very good until they scored their first -- a very contentious goal -- and then we looked a bit ...

by | January 09, 2018 | 11:19

Liverpool agreed a deal with Leipzig in August of previous year worth £66.4m (€75m) for Keita to come to Anfield on July 1, 2018. Leipzig are already out of the Champions League while Bayern Munich are once again running away with the Bundesliga, while Keita is keen to move to Anfield as soon as possible.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:42

Conte branded Mourinho a "little man" and a "fake" and he said: "I think when there are these types of comments, comments where you try to offend the person and don't know the truth, then you are a little man". Conte's suspension was reduced to four months upon appeal, and a judge formally cleared him of any wrongdoing during a match-fixing trial in May 2016.

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:40

Stoke City , who have suffered five defeats in seven Premier League games and are third bottom on the table, will "appoint a new manager as soon as possible". He questioned whether the result would affect his future, and added: "It just highlights we need to do better". "The gaffer did all he could to drag us kicking and screaming into the Championship, and I foresee a lot more kicking and screaming at the bet365 Stadium before the season is out".

by | January 09, 2018 | 10:16

Add in the 2010 Conference Championship game where the Minnesota Vikings came up short against the Saints in a game with plenty of controversy and drama that ended with a Brett Favre interception on what could have been a game-winning drive.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:53

Gruden, who began his coaching career with the Raiders in 1998, will replace Jack Del Rio , who was sacked following a season-ending loss to the Los Angeles Chargers that capped a disappointing 6-10 campaign. Reportedly, Gruden had never wanted to leave the team, but rebounded quickly as he led the Buccaneers to a Super Bowl in his first year as coach. In 11 National Football League seasons as a head coach, Gruden is 95-81.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:53

The 20-year-old becomes Chris Coleman's first signing as Sunderland boss, joining until the end of the season. However, Warburton was sacked after the defeat to Chris Coleman's Black Cats, with one factor in his exit beyond results believed to have been that very list of targets.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:34

Defensive coordinator Bob Sutton is very much on the hot seat, meaning it's not that insane to think that the top three coaches below Reid will all be different in 2018. Figuring out individual roles and who gets how many touches will be addressed once practices start, with a potential trade on the horizon. The play's ties to UF extend beyond Robinson.

by | January 09, 2018 | 09:04

Trump sang a few words as he stood with his hand over his heart and an American flag pin on his lapel. Hours earlier, in a Nashville speech, Trump again criticized athletes who kneel during the anthem to protest police brutality. Rapper Kendrick Lamar, who has been a critic of the president, was set to perform during the break. This was the scene as Trump arrived at the stadium.

by | January 09, 2018 | 07:29

With the Crimson Tide trailing the Georgia Bulldogs 13-0 at the half, Alabama coach Nick Saban made a decision to roll the dice and trotted out the true freshman. Alabama coach Nick Saban chose to sit starting sophomore Jalen Hurts for true freshman Tua Tagovailoa after trailing Georgia 13-0 after one half. Tagovailoa went 4 of 5 for 44 yards and a strike of a touchdown pass to Henry Ruggs III .

by | January 09, 2018 | 05:10

With a federation in flux, what this situation highlights for the US Soccer is another example in which their lack of care or arrogance to the Mexican-American soccer player has been brought to light once again. Regardless of his play, the hapless United States did not invite Gonzalez to play in a November friendly against Portugal , shortly after the team failed to qualify for Russian Federation and fielded a youthful side.

by | January 09, 2018 | 05:08

In the first half, the Chiefs looked every bit the team that had won four straight in convincing fashion, and the Titans looked every bit the team that backed into the playoffs. But the officials had blown the play dead, ruling Mariota's progress had been stopped, and the Titans retained the slimmest of margins - one that would stand up to the final whistle.

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:53

Belichick reportedly stripped Guerrero of some team privileges, including boarding team flights and staying on the sideline during games. Belichick wanted to keep Garoppolo as the long-term successor to Brady , whereas Kraft believed the team's best strategy was dealing the 26-year-old and selecting a quarterback in the draft.

by | January 09, 2018 | 04:10

Cage fighter Conor McGregor is "training nearly every day" and will return to UFC in 2018. "He had a lot going on in his life, a lot of stuff outside of fighting was going on in his life". Let's see what happens in 2018. After all, it was McGregor's first professional boxing match. It all started when Espinoza said on Twitter that the Mayweather vs McGregor fight did not break the pay per view record, to which McGregor himself jumped in on and told him shut his mouth.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:40

The booking comes as little surprise, with both fighters still expressing interest in one another after a previous booking fell through. The duo were originally supposed to meet at UFC 218 in early December, but Edgar was forced to withdraw after suffering an injury in training.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:26

The series will be aired in the United States from January 17 and in Italy from January 19. Addressing the show for the first time in a statement , the fashionhouse said: "The Versace family has neither authorised nor had any involvement whatsoever in the forthcoming TV series about the death of Mr.

by | January 09, 2018 | 03:12

Monday night's College Football Playoffs national championship game pits two Southeastern Conference brethren with very different national title track records as of late. Still, while Fromm was not asked to do a ton this season, when called upon, he was excellent. Fromm is in a position to do better than Bryant, but the degree of difficulty remains enormous.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:54

Thomas finished fifth in the MVP voting previous year and had a breakout season with the Boston Celtics . Isaiah Thomas was involved in a blockbuster trade in the summer where he packed his bags from the Boston Celtics and went to the Cavs in exchange for Kyrie Irving .

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:50

Both players were eventually replaced in the first-half. Dale Stephens opened the scoring in the M23 derby after 23 minutes before Bakary Sako grabbed an equaliser for the visitors on the 69th minute mark. On 40 minutes, Schelotto teed up March in the area but Hennessey got down well to gather. Indeed, it was the hosts who were putting the pressure on but they couldn't capitalise on a flurry of corners midway through.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:44

He added that Philippe Coutinho's £142 million move from Liverpool to Barcelona showed how hard it is for even the biggest clubs to keep their best players but suggested Kane could yet remain at Spurs for his entire career. Kane to Old Trafford is also very unlikely as it is quite far-fetched to believe that the highest scoring individual player for a single calendar year would go to a league rival.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:30

The big news before kick-off was that Leicester's star striker Jamie Vardy was denied an emotional return to his former club due to a groin injury while Riyad Mahrez was also missing from the teamsheet. "I think it was a disappointment in the first half because we didn't find the space to play with quality and create chances to score". Manchester City begin their quest to win the FA Cup with a home match against fellow top-flight team Burnley.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:29

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the Raiders coaching staff under Jon Gruden will be the most expensive in NFL History. But McVay, who has long identified Gruden as one of his mentors, previously informed his coaches that he would be open to them pursuing other opportunities that they consider promotions.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:17

Big Baller Brand's problems with the Better Business Bureau were first noted by TMZ. Ever since LaVar Ball launched the apparel company, the BBB has been inundated with complaints from customers who either didn't get their orders ... However, Ball turned them down. Shoes on the site as listed for sale for as much as $1,195 - The ZO2 Prime Remix model autographed by Lonzo Ball. 'We honestly thought the Better Business Bureau was out of business.

by | January 09, 2018 | 02:17

The Bengals on Monday announced the hiring of Bob Bicknell, the wide receivers coach Lazor worked with in Philadelphia as the quarterbacks coach in 2013 under head coach Chip Kelly. Under Austin, the Lions ranked 2nd, 18th, 18th and 27th in total defense. He will replace Paul Guenther, who is expected to join Jon Gruden on the Oakland Raiders coaching staff.