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Derrius Guice drafted by Redskins after week of combined-related controversy

Other notable players still available are linebacker Harold Landry of Boston College, linebacker Arden Key of LSU and running backs Ronald Jones of USC and ...


New memorial ends the 'silence' on a history of lynching

Legacy Museum and the National Memorial for Peace and Justice open Thursday to allow the public to honor the victims of terror lynchings in America . The mu...


Wizards' Porter Jr. out with leg injury

He was third in the National Basketball Association in 3-point field-goal percentage at 44.1, another personal best. The Wizards finished with a 23-18 record at...


Regrets, I've a few says Mourinho about baiting Wenger

That Danny Welbeck was allowed to remain on the left flank for so long when his left foot was seemingly on strike was awesome, while the complete lack of Ars...


Eagles draft TE Dallas Goedert in 2nd round

To get Goedert, the Eagles gave Indianapolis their 52nd and 169th pick in this year's draft. Goedert, 6-foot-5 and 290 pounds, will team with Pro Bowler Zac...


Arizona Cardinals draft Christian Kirk in Round 2

He was productive each of his three seasons at Texas A&M. This one could not have been scripted better for Kirk, a Scottsdale, Arizona native, who will now su...


QB Shea Patterson declared eligible to play for MI this fall

With this news, Patterson now becomes the favorite to win the starting job at MI. The waiver has now been approved by the NCAA and thus football student-athle...


Battling Nadal one win away from 400 on clay

This was evident especially in the second set when he had to save three set points in order to extend his fantastic streak of 42 consecutive sets won on clay. C...


Lions pick Kerryon Johnson in the second round of the NFL Draft

Johnson racked up an SEC-leading 1,391 rushing yards along with leading the conference with 19 touchdowns in his final season at Auburn. The Madison, Alabama,...


Brewers streak snapped by Schwarber's bat, fall 1-0 to Cubs

Brewers: INF/OF Ryan Braun didn't start after playing first base in Thursday night's 1-0 loss. Maddon met with Darvish this week in Cleveland and told the ...


NFL Draft picks: High school recruiting star rankings for first round selections

However Mayfield's time with the Sooners was as tumultuous because it was profitable. "I've never been like that and I never will, I'm going to push that person...


Johnny Manziel reacts to Baker Mayfield being drafted No. 1

Mayfield was a controversial prospect coming into the draft, but he's a clear victor, favored by the analytical crowd, and is a true leader of men at quarterbac...


Klopp urges fans to be responsible ahead of trip to Rome

Two Italian men have been charged and remanded in custody, and will appear at Liverpool Crown Court on May 24. The Liverpool boss sent a message of suppo...


Swansea City v Chelsea: Premier League preview, predicted line-ups, plus more

Antonio Conte has been saying since the start of the season that he does not have a deep enough squad to compete on all fronts and it has led to a heavier work...


Roma director Monchi confident team can repeat Champions League heroics against Liverpool

The Potters are now 19th in the Premier League table and four points from safety with just three games of their season remaining, starting with a tough trip t...


Patriots select in first round — Sony Michel

Lauletta, a 6-foot-3, 222-pound Richmond product, could be next. Every year National Football League scouts and commentators fall in love with an athletic whi...


Liverpool forward, Salah emerges English PFA Player of the Year award

I thought that Chelsea had wingers. "We take it game by game and I'm happy about that". He didn't play that style before at Basel, Chelsea or Roma . Th...


Ravens make clear that Joe Flacco is still their starting QB

Even after getting Jackson, the Ravens still have some work to do with the rest of their roster to even get back into the postseason. Jackson (6-foot-2, 216...


Leighton Vander Esch picked 19th to the Cowboys

Vander Esch drew comparisons to LaVar Arrington and Brian Urlacher before the draft, posting the highest SPARQ score (96th-percentile) in this year's off-ball...


'Embarrassing' FA tweet made Kane sad - Pochettino

Of course they apologised about that. Pochettino also explained his personal dissatisfaction over the incident, retorting: "The situation disappointed me". Ma...


Donald Trump welcomes US Olympics team to White House, several no-shows

Pointing to Meyers Taylor, who stood beside the president during his remarks, Trump said, "I think she's more famous than I am". According to USA Today , a...


Mayfield NFL No.1 draft pick for Browns

The pick came in the bottom of the seventh inning of the Mariners-Indians game. On Thursday there will be 32 players selected - that much we know. As punish...


Arsene Wenger Unhappy With Arsenal's Draw With Atletico Madrid

It is often impossible to judge a particular event when you yourself are at its very epicentre, and such is very often the case with Mourinho - a man who invest...


Jason Witten expected to retire, join 'Monday Night Football', according to ESPN

Mortensen said Witten will meet with owner Jerry Jones on Friday before making his decision official. The franchise already released wide receiver Dez Bryant ...


Browns holding 3 picks in second round of National Football League draft

The Browns owned the top selection for the second successive campaign, having been just the second team in National Football League history to go 0-16 last se...


He is a different player now - Conte defends Chelsea over Salah sale

Salah who went further to explain his love for Kushari said: I told my friend to bring me one, (and when he brings it) i eat it in the vehicle. I think it was ...


Alexis Sanchez: 'Life at Manchester United is very different'

Pochettino, speaking after the FA Cup loss, said: "Maybe you can arrive in a semi-final and win or arrive in a final and win some trophies, but the most importa...


Unai Emery to leave PSG at end of season

That European pedigree seduced PSG and their Qatari owners, for whom Champions League success remains the Holy Grail. "I thank president Nasser Al-Khelaifi, t...


Knight Riders bowl; Daredevils drop Gambhir

Dinesh Karthik , KKR captain, has won the toss and inserted Delhi Daredevils in, citing possible dew late in the night. Prior to Friday's game, Daredevi...


Sam Darnold fell right in the Jets' lap…and they're thrilled

The film seems especially resonant this year because the real-life Browns have the Nos. The Jets were very active in free agency this winter, signing 16 pla...


Schalke confirm Max Meyer departure; Barcelona and Atletico Madrid interested

We are dealing with this situation professionally. Meyer, 22, has always been expected to leave the Gelsenkirchen-based club this summer after failing to agre...


DJ Moore: Panthers make first WR selection

Moore's toughness, elusiveness and frame have earned him favorable comparisons to former receiver Steve Smith Sr., who caught 1,031 passes during a 16-year ca...


Griezmann strikes as 10-man Atletico punish wasteful Arsenal

Simeone, meanwhile, wouldn't be drawn on his sending off, diplomatically saying: "Referees make mistakes, managers make mistakes, footballers make mistakes". Ho...


Pelicans Pick Up 2018-19 Option On Alvin Gentry's Contract

The NBA playoffs have featured a number of surprises thus far - the Washington Wizards have played the Toronto Raptors in a close contest, the Utah Jazz have ...


Golden Knights shut out Sharks in Game 1

Whether you lose 2-1 or 7-0, they don't get extra points for it. Vegas didn't take its foot off the Sharks' necks, pounding them with goal after goal to match...