• No. 1 Alabama, No. 15 LSU face their latest pivotal clash
No. 1 Alabama, No. 15 LSU face their latest pivotal clash

Not Stanford. The Bulldogs just gave up 41 points and 627 yards to Samford in the 56-41 victory. What will be the average blood alcohol content of the fans be, considering it's a night game in Death Valley? Remaining schedule: Georgia , at Tennessee , Austin Peay, at No.

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  • National Football League 2016 Midseason Grades: Oakland Raiders
National Football League 2016 Midseason Grades: Oakland Raiders

Just as concerning is that Talib's back hasn't been improving. "Everybody has to come to that part in their careers where they have to face somebody like him and that's where we're at". The difference in the game was Denver forcing three turnovers by the Chargers . The Panthers are 0-3 on the road this season, but I expect them to get their firs...

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  • Golden State Warriors vs Oklahoma City Thunder
Golden State Warriors vs Oklahoma City Thunder

Many expected after Durant's departure that the Thunder would fall out of championship contention and becaome an afterthought in a loaded Western Conference. After Golden State's Tuesday morning shootaround in Portland, Durant met with the Bay Area News Group to discuss what he perceives as a manufactured and inauthentic feud.

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  • Marvin Lewis doesn't mind National Football League ties
Marvin Lewis doesn't mind National Football League ties

Gruden said Norman "really speaks his mind" and that the team "will not take that away from him". I didn't know it was possible to tie. The case in the majority of the Redskins' losses is that they dominate the team in which they play "Everywhere but the scoreboard." and this tie was no different.

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  • Trump edges ahead of Clinton, poll finds
Trump edges ahead of Clinton, poll finds

See PDF with full results here . 53 percent of Trump supports are very enthusiastic while Clinton's supporters come in at 45 percent in the category. Comey Faces a Firestorm of Criticism Over Renewed Clinton Email Probe: "The Justice Department moved Monday to quell the outrage and frenetic speculation surrounding FBI Director James B.

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  • Carr throws for 4 TDs, Raiders outlast Bucs 30-24 in OT
Carr throws for 4 TDs, Raiders outlast Bucs 30-24 in OT

The Raiders also 19 penalties in a 2003 game against the Cleveland Browns . Next week, the Raiders meet with the Broncos for the first time this season. Del Rio has been bold as hell, and it has paid off. Martin, the league's second-leading rusher a year ago, has been out since getting hurt at Arizona Week Two.

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  • CFP Rankings: Texas A&M 4th behind 'Bama, Clemson, Michigan
CFP Rankings: Texas A&M 4th behind 'Bama, Clemson, Michigan

Michigan (8-0) beat Michigan State last week, but has played only one ranked opponent all season (a 14-7 win at Wisconsin). Washington is the Pac-12's only real hope, and the Big 12 is all but dead. Of those four, only Clemson and Alabama survived to remain the top four in the final CFP rankings. It's a long shot to say the least, but the S...

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  • Alan Shearer: This could cost Liverpool the Premier League title
Alan Shearer: This could cost Liverpool the Premier League title

But while Klopp is clearly pleased by Liverpool's progress since his arrival last season, the German must be concerned by the defensive sloppiness that allowed Palace to make a game of it, with Lovren mistakes in particular twice allowing James McArthur to equalise.

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  • Romo throws in practice for 1st time since August injury
Romo throws in practice for 1st time since August injury

Then the Cowboys' starter, Tony Romo, broke a bone in his back in a preseason game against Seattle. That changed September 3, eight days before the start of the regular season, when Bradford was traded to Minnesota. For me, I was a guy who went into the season picking the Packers to win the Super Bowl. Baylor junior forward Johnathan Motley w...

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  • Mishra takes five as India maul New Zealand to win series
Mishra takes five as India maul New Zealand to win series

Fresh from his match-winning 72 in Ranchi , Guptill was done in a by a handsome good length ball from Yadav as it squared him up, grazed the pad before toppling the off-stump. "It's very hard to look past today's performance for us, you expect to put up a good performance whether we win or lose and today we were awful", Williamson said.

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  • Texas hands No. 8 Baylor first loss with late field goal
Texas hands No. 8 Baylor first loss with late field goal

His 40-yard run on the second play from scrimmage in the second half put the Longhorns in field-goal range, and kicker Trent Domingue eventually made a 25-yard attempt to increase the lead to five. Baylor appeared to be reeling until its final drive of the opening half. The Longhorns forced a fumble on the with the Bears threatening on the 12 ya...

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  • Hamilton fights for title with pole in Mexico
Hamilton fights for title with pole in Mexico

And at the Circuit Hermanos Rodriguez Saturday afternoon, he showed that he could by setting a 1:18:704 fastest time to take his 10th pole of the season ahead of challenger and series leader Nico Rosberg. " But our long run pace has looked really strong and we're on the better tyre, so the signs are good ". Ricciardo also said Hamilton deserved a...

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  • Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears game preview
Minnesota Vikings vs Chicago Bears game preview

With the open date scheduled for next week, the Bears (1-6) conclude the first half of the season a bit healthier than they have been. On the airwaves: The game will be broadcast nationally by ESPN. Long didn't practice all week with a triceps injury and is listed as doubtful to play, while Sitton has been limited the last two practices with ...

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  • No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 8 Wisconsin
No. 2 Ohio State vs. No. 8 Wisconsin

Barrett's best performances. It did not disappoint as the two teams went back-and-forth throughout the second half, but No. 2 Ohio State outlasted the No. Let's hope Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer can figure something out. Barrett would finish the game 17 of 29 for 226 yards, a touchdown and an interception.

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  • Ohio State vs. Northwestern: What to watch for Saturday at 'The Shoe'
Ohio State vs. Northwestern: What to watch for Saturday at 'The Shoe'

The Buckeyes had been shaky even before that, with Dontre Wilson's problems fielding punts and the field-goal unit making a mess of a play while trying to return a blocked kick. Northwestern had a chance to take the lead with first-and-goal on the Ohio State 3 with 4:36 left in the game. The Buckeyes scored a touchdown on their first offensive...

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  • Arians sees positives in bizarre 6-6 tie with Seahawks
Arians sees positives in bizarre 6-6 tie with Seahawks

Between defense and special teams , Seahawks strong safety Kelcie McCray had been on the field for nearly two games' worth of plays Sunday night when he chased down Cardinals receiver J.J. Seattle did not call time out prior to the kick, though the Seahawks had one left. I'm gonna call it something else: A waste. "That's what we've come to unde...

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  • LEADING OFF: Cubs will face decision on Schwarber at Wrigley
LEADING OFF: Cubs will face decision on Schwarber at Wrigley

Jon Lester, Cubs game one starting pitcher, praised Arietta before the game , predicting that he would have a good game. Tomorrow, we'll see. If I had a crystal ball, I'd either do it or not, but I don't. Then the outs started to pile up - easy ones. Though Arrieta did not appear to have the best feel for his stuff on a frigid night, he held the...

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  • No. 2 Ohio State holds off No. 8 Wisconsin in overtime
No. 2 Ohio State holds off No. 8 Wisconsin in overtime

After Nebraska plays the Badgers, it will have to hit the road to play the same Ohio State team Wisconsin just lost to. Urban Meyer is 34-13 in his career against Top 25 competition, including 13-3 at Ohio State . Ohio State was the last to strike, however, with its game-tying field goal and overtime touchdown, to escape Madison with an unble...

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  • Arrieta Deals, Cubs Awaken, Top Indians To Even Series At 1
Arrieta Deals, Cubs Awaken, Top Indians To Even Series At 1

The unlikely offensive hero for Cleveland was catcher Roberto Perez , who belted two homers - including a three-run shot in the eighth to put the game away . "It's huge. We know that we needed to win this game", Ben Zobrist said. Major League Baseball hopes Game 2 doesn't last as long as Game 1, which took three hours and 37 minutes to comp...

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  • Rockies' Nolan Arenado, DJ LeMahieu, and Carlos Gonzalez named Gold Glove finalists
Rockies' Nolan Arenado, DJ LeMahieu, and Carlos Gonzalez named Gold Glove finalists

None of the four have ever won a Gold Glove. Finally, Gordon has an opportunity to win his fifth Gold Glove in five years after missing out on the honor last season. Managers and coaches are not permitted to vote for their own players. Managers in each of the American and National Leagues, as well as their staffs, vote on the selections, but ...

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  • Former Indians players to handle World Series first pitches
Former Indians players to handle World Series first pitches

You know, because of that long championship drought and all. Cubs fans have waited 71-years for this moment. A Cubs team with five starters age 24 or younger shook off the notions of a cursed team and a history of hard luck, moving four wins from a title for the ages by a team that played 11,309 games between World Series appearances.

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  • Extra security and alcohol ban for West Ham v Chelsea tie
Extra security and alcohol ban for West Ham v Chelsea tie

For John, every day he shows me great attitude, behaviour and commitment. "Above all in England, we are used to see (ing) the right atmosphere". He told ESPN: " West Ham have had an indifferent start to the season, and even though it's away from home, I think Chelsea and Antonio Conte will find a way".

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  • Schwarber on Cubs' World Series roster; starting at DH
Schwarber on Cubs' World Series roster; starting at DH

I'd rather have the Cubs' familial atmosphere than the team that almost brawls every time they're in the clubhouse. Even more memorable to Conine was the '03 National League Championship Series, when the Marlins recovered from a 3-1 deficit to prevail in seven games, with the final two wins coming at Wrigley Field.

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  • Dez likely to return Sunday vs. Eagles
Dez likely to return Sunday vs. Eagles

The Eagles front-seven will certainly have it's hands full. Over the weekend, I took at some of the stats that have correlated the most to winning in the National Football League and I wanted to see where Dallas ranked in these categories. Only those lucky few who buck the average are seeing a return on this rookie investment when they become the v...

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  • Want to see World Series at Wrigley? It will cost thousands
Want to see World Series at Wrigley? It will cost thousands

The drought of not reaching the World Series has ended. He started off two very successful rounds of the Major League Baseball playoffs for the team , so it's no surprise he'll get to make it three-in-a-row. The one most people were wondering about was the ceremonial first pitch. The last World Series appearance by the Indians was in a seven...

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