• Derek Carr out of surgery for broken right fibula
Derek Carr out of surgery for broken right fibula

A broken finger on quarterback Derek Carr's passing hand put a question mark behind the Oakland Raiders' postseason potential. The leg injury likely will sideline Carr for six to eight weeks, all but ruling him out for the rest of the season.

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  • Doug Martin suspended four games for PEDs
Doug Martin suspended four games for PEDs

Buccaneers coach Dirk Koetter stood by his defense of running back Doug Martin , two days after he was a healthy scratch against the Saints . Martin said in a statement issued Wednesday that he is entering treatment immediately to "receive the help I truly need" and will not be appealing his ban.

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  • Chelsea vs Bournemouth Pedro double fires record-breaking Chelsea
Chelsea vs Bournemouth Pedro double fires record-breaking Chelsea

Pedro scored twice, either side of a second-half penalty from the excellent Eden Hazard, as Chelsea continued their relentless charge and surpassed the 11 consecutive victories secured under Carlo Ancelotti in 2009. "From these 12 games we took 36 points". On the back of a rather lacklustre attempt, to put it kindly, at defending the 2014-15 Pr...

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  • Ronda Rousey's nemesis on Friday's bout: 'She'd better be ready'
Ronda Rousey's nemesis on Friday's bout: 'She'd better be ready'

But Tate reckons she would have been back sooner if her heart was truly in it. It was a risky decision for Holm, albeit one that was respected and expected to play out in her favor. Rousey appears at the 7:00 mark. Nunes is a fierce striker. What no one seems to be talking about - or saying out loud - is that all those questions we have are...

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  • Russians now conceding Olympic doping occurred
Russians now conceding Olympic doping occurred

In interviews with the New York Times , officials did not dispute accounts of the program which has rocked the Olympic movement, although they denied the scheme was state-sponsored. " It was an institutional conspiracy ", Antseliovich told the newspaper. The McLaren Report proved that more than 1,000 athletes in over 30 sports had been using perfo...

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  • Watch Boxing Day Premier League live on TV, online
Watch Boxing Day Premier League live on TV, online

Hull boss Mike Phelan said: "It was harsh because a lot of work went into that from our players". Stones has not featured as a starter for City since the last of those mistakes, a awful backpass to Claudio Bravo that let Leicester's Jamie Vardy in on goal in a 4-2 defeat on December 10.

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  • Dontari Poe throws to Demetrius Harris for a touchdown!
Dontari Poe throws to Demetrius Harris for a touchdown!

Kansas City punctuated the win in style when 346-pound defensive tackle Dontari Poe , lined up at quarterback, threw a jump pass to Demetrius Harris with just under two minutes left. Should those two things happen, Kansas City would be the No. 2 seed in the AFC. The Chiefs are looking to take advantage of an terrible break for the Oakland Raid...

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  • Bryce Petty's injury puts Ryan Fitzpatrick back in at QB for Jets
Bryce Petty's injury puts Ryan Fitzpatrick back in at QB for Jets

Once doctors determined the illness was nothing serious, Bowles campaigned for his release so he could rejoin the team by game time, according to the New York Post . Receiver Brandon Marshall also left the game in the third quarter, with a left hip injury. The Jets quarterbacks Bryce Petty and Ryan Fitzpatrick did what they do, combining for ...

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  • Aaron Rodgers uses his legs to stretch lead
Aaron Rodgers uses his legs to stretch lead

The Green Bay Packers have won four games in a row, thanks in large part to some outstanding play by Aaron Rodgers . Then something magnificent happened, starting November 29th, the Packers won four games in a row, bringing them just a few steps from the playoffs.

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  • OBJ fined $18K for Craig Sager cleats, WR says
OBJ fined $18K for Craig Sager cleats, WR says

The New York Giants wide receiver - known for his elaborate touchdown celebrations (see this LeBron James impression) - busted out the moves to Michael Jackson's "Beat It" after an incredible catch in the fourth quarter of New York's win over Detroit on Sunday.

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  • Saudi Arabia cuts 2016 budget deficit, to boost 2017 spending
Saudi Arabia cuts 2016 budget deficit, to boost 2017 spending

In an extraordinary session in Riyadh on Thursday, the Council of Ministers said that next year's budget deficit would be SR198 billion. This family has been also involved in genocidal wars against a number of Arab countries either directly as in Yemen or by supporting the takfiri terrorist groups as in Iraq and Syria.

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  • Patriots claim Floyd 1 day after Cardinals release him
Patriots claim Floyd 1 day after Cardinals release him

In five seasons with the Cardinals, Floyd caught 242 passes for 3,739 yards and 23 touchdowns. The Patriots have a solid foundation to their organization, and if Floyd can get back on track, he still has the potential to be a No. Floyd has plenty to prove both from a football and off-field perspective, and if he is able to take advantage of the o...

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  • Paige VanZant is Willing to Scrap Ronda Rousey But With One Condition…
Paige VanZant is Willing to Scrap Ronda Rousey But With One Condition…

She's more than willing to wrestle with her next opponent, Paige VanZant (they fight this weekend)... There are certain benefits to living with Ronda Rousey, 29, and one of those is you get to see her UFC honed body in the buff nonstop! That was a lesson that hit home during her 17-month layoff, one that saw fights with Tecia Torres and Aisling D...

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  • Cris Cyborg reacts to not fighting for the UFC's inaugural featherweight title
Cris Cyborg reacts to not fighting for the UFC's inaugural featherweight title

A former UFC bantamweight champion and world boxing titleholder, Holm (10-2) will attempt to become the fourth fighter in UFC history to win titles in multiple weight classes. Still, Holm remains a formidable fighter, and brings more name value than most of her women colleagues, so choosing her for the title fight is no big surprise.

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  • Oscar's Shanghai move cleared as FA levies fines
Oscar's Shanghai move cleared as FA levies fines

The reported fee that Shanghai SIPG is willing to pay for Oscar is a ridiculous £60 million and Chelsea would be insane to turn down that sort of money. Oscar joined Chelsea in 2012 and has won the Premier League, Europa League and League Cup with the London side. If the deal goes through, Oscar will be the second Chelsea player to move to the...

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  • This has been the best series win by far: Kohli
This has been the best series win by far: Kohli

England at the end of fourth day, trailed India by 49 runs with four wickets in hand. It was the hosts' first series win in four attempts against England with their previous triumph coming in 2008 . "We saw their body language and knew the game was wrapped up when we had that lead", Kohli said. "The batsmen are playing second fiddle to that...

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  • EPL: Origi Spares Liverpool Blushes Against West Ham
EPL: Origi Spares Liverpool Blushes Against West Ham

But despite four goals all the focus was on the goalkeepers as Karius and West Ham's Darren Randolph both made costly errors. Liverpool dominated for much of the remainder of the contest after drawing level three minutes after the break, but could not find a victor as Randolph pulled off a fine stop to keep out Jordan Henderson's long-ran...

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  • Wenger confident of title challenge
Wenger confident of title challenge

Birthday-boy Charlie Adam opened the scoring from the spot when Stoke were awarded a penalty after Granit Xhaka elbowed Joe Allen him in the face but Arsenal got themselves back into the game with five minutes left of the first half through Theo Walcott's close-range finish.

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  • Klay's 60, Westbrook's triple-double run and a big NBA night
Klay's 60, Westbrook's triple-double run and a big NBA night

But Thompson wasn't done yet, as he capped off the quarter, and his night, with a final pair of shots from downtown to round out his night at 60 points. "They were very confident against us". In addition, he knocked down 10 of 11 free throws. "Anytime there's hype. This is the most media I've seen before a game this whole season".

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  • Warner saves Aussies with another ODI ton
Warner saves Aussies with another ODI ton

While the new ball did not swing a great deal, Boult bowled the ideal lines to coax Finch and Smith into false strokes towards the leg side that were snapped up by Nicholls. Matt Henry will also sit out the match, with paceman Lockie Ferguson and Henry Nicholls taking their places. "My thoughts and prayers are with the family", Warner said on Fri...

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  • Jose Mourinho explains why Manchester United must win against Zorya Luhansk
Jose Mourinho explains why Manchester United must win against Zorya Luhansk

Zorya have already held Fenerbahce and Feyenoord to 1-1 draws in Ukraine, and given that it's the club's first ever group-stage campaign in Europe, they have performed pretty well. "Let's hope everything goes well". He won important leagues all over Europe and the Champions League, so he can not be afraid or nervous. "Things went quite well for us ...

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  • Kaepernick showing improvement for 49ers
Kaepernick showing improvement for 49ers

Kaepernick said earlier this week he's not thinking about the future but didn't disagree there would be an advantage to returning to a familiar system. Kaepernick, Hasselbeck believes, has "stabilized his situation" by showing the ability to operate effectively in a system that accentuates his skills.

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  • Thomas Bjorn to be named 2018 Ryder Cup captain on Tuesday
Thomas Bjorn to be named 2018 Ryder Cup captain on Tuesday

Bjorn is the first Scandinavian to be appointed captain of Europe's Ryder Cup team. He said: "Wow. Truly honoured to be 2018 Ryder Cup captain". Europe has found its man to lead them back to the Ryder Cup in 2018. Interestingly, this will be the fourth time in five home matches that Europe will be led by a player in the Ryder Cup w...

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  • Formula One champion Nico Rosberg announces retirement
Formula One champion Nico Rosberg announces retirement

The team's German reserve driver Pascal Wehrlein, who won the Rookie of the Year award at the Autosport Awards on Sunday in London, is the bookmakers' favourite. Mercedes chief Toto Wolff paid tribute to Rosberg for making a "brave decision". "That's why he got the pole positions and why I was second in the last couple of races because he's fr...

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  • Yuvraj Singh shares image of his mehendi ceremony
Yuvraj Singh shares image of his mehendi ceremony

Yuvraj and his mother used to visit the Dera of Baba Ram Singh and village Hansali Dera of late Baba Ajit Singh Hansali Wale. Yuvraj Singh on the other hand, looked classy wearing the same shade as Hazel Keech, as he entered the Gurudwara .

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