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National Football League draft shake-up: 5 groups that would shock with daring strikes

Prior to Tuesday's Cactus Bowl game on Tuesday, Rosen told media members that he would "rather be a lower pick at the right team than a higher at the wrong team", via ESPN's Josh Weinfuss . USC quarterback Sam Darnold isn't sending any signals that he is too good for Cleveland. Cleveland had the top pick in the 2017 draft as well, taking defensive end Myles Garrett.

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Manchester City set to beat rivals for £60 million rated star

The Dutchman had been heavily linked with a move to Liverpool in the summer but a move fell through as Southampton put their foot down. Evans remains an alternative target, along with Inigo Martinez of Real Sociedad, and should the Van Dijk deal hit complications, either of the two could be pursued during the January transfer window .

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Serena Williams gives fans early Christmas present with late December return

Rafael Nadal has been replaced in Abu Dhabi's Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) draw by Roberto Bautista Agut , who made the announcement on Twitter on Friday night. Tournament organizers announced Sunday that she will face Ostapenko at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in the first year that women will be taking part.

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Ryan Giggs reveals the three players Manchester United should never have sold

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs has questioned whether his former-club have the same quality as local title rivals Manchester City . The retired Welshman knows a thing or two about talented teenagers given his emergence at Old Trafford and the success of the "Class of '92" at the Red Devils.

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Carabao Cup semi-final draw: Chelsea to face Arsenal in last-four

Although the Blues have struggled against the Gunners in recent times, defender Cahill dismissed the idea that their rivals will have a mental edge over them next month. P.S.: This mean we play Arsenal three times in the month of January. Chelsea were on course to win a League and FA Cup double last May but Arsenal stunned the Blues 2-1 in the final at Wembley.

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Rohit Sharma slams joint fastest T20I century off 35 balls

India lead the series 1-0 after a 93-run win in the opening match at Cuttack on Wednesday. This series has hardly proved to be a good preparation for the challenging South Africa tour that awaits India next month, considering the home team's domination in the absence of a good opposition in favourable conditions.

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Five-star 2018 recruit Micah Parsons picks Penn State

As a result, the Buckeyes had to halt their efforts in recruiting Parsons. College GameDay analyst Kirk Herbstreit, a former Ohio State quarterback, found himself with a (probably small) role in Ohio State's doomed Carman recruitment, and he turned out to be an unwitting central figure in the Buckeyes' pursuit of Parsons.

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Lane Kiffin agrees to new 10-year deal with Florida Atlantic

Akron is making its second bowl appearance in three seasons. Bowden also credits a late switch at quarterback, turning the job over to redshirt freshman Kato Nelson late in the season, for rejuvenating Akron's offense. FAU leads the FBS with 20 interceptions, and Akron is second with 19. In fact, having an ample amount of time to prepare for Akron's trick plays mixed in with a dominant running game will make for some fun college football .

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Islanders bid to be selected for Belmont Park arena

The Islanders' bid includes an 18,000-seat, year-round arena that would host 150 events annually as well as 435,000-square feet of space for retail, a hotel with 200 to 250 rooms and a 10,000-square foot "innovation center" that would be developed with resident input.

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NASCAR Power Couple Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. Announce Breakup

Though there may be some on-track awkwardness between the athletes, they won't have to endure life as competitors much longer. While there are no details around the cause of the split, rumors of a breakup began swirling when Stenhouse Jr.

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Justin Gatlin faces new doping allegation, fires coach

According to ESPN , the United States Anti-Doping Agency and the Athletics Integrity Unit for the International Association of Athletics Federation said they have opened an investigation into Gatlin, his coach Dennis Mitchell, and Robert Wagner , an agent who has worked for Gatlin.

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Richardson selling Panthers, gives up day-to-day operations

Not only has Diddy been posting nonstop about wanting to own the team, he also said he would sign Kaepernick as QB. However, his followup tweet made it sound like he was very serious. After Diddy's initial tweets late Sunday, two African American sporting stars said they wanted to join his bid - Colin Kaepernick and Steph Curry .

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Antoine Griezmann accused of racism after posting blackface picture

I am not ungrateful. "I can't believe we're out here in 2017 saying don't dress up in blackface". Griezmann has struggled to replicate the form he has produced in past seasons so far this term, with the France worldwide netting only seven times in 18 appearances.

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Hearts end Celtic's 69-game unbeaten run

In their midweek victory against Dundee at Tynecastle, a series of withdrawals through injury persuaded Levein that two 16-year-olds, Harry Cochrane and Anthony McDonald, should be part of a midfield that also included 19-year-old Lewis Moore.

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Bengals coach Marvin Lewis on future: 'I have not made any decisions'

The Vikings' most dominant win of the season saw Mike Zimmer's current defense turn in a commanding performance against his former employer, The Vikings prevented the Bengals from making a first down through the first quarter, sacked Andy Dalton three times and scored their first defensive touchdown of the season when Eric Kendricks picked off a pass Dalton threw right at him and returned it 31 yards for a touchdown.

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Muhammad Wilkerson may have blown final chance

The Jets gave Wilkerson a huge contract extension not so long ago and since then, he's tremendously regressed both on and off the field. He must go after this season, if not sooner. They could also designate him as a post-June 1 cut to free up $17 million and incur a $3 million dead money charge. If he is on the roster for the third day of the 2018 league year, his $16.75 million salary becomes fully guaranteed.

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Ex-Wife Arrested in 2010 Murder of NBA Player

She had previously given police an account of seeing him ten days before his body was found - the last time he was reportedly seen before his death. The Commercial Appeal reported on August 1, 2010, Memphis police searched his ex-wife's home and found burned pieces of metal and a letter addressed to her and Lorenzen Wright , but law enforcement refused to divulge what those items meant to the case.

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Arsene Wenger refuses to give up on Arsenal title hope

He has been particularly profligate since last netting in a 5-0 win over Huddersfield Town, with Arsenal following up their 3-1 defeat to Manchester United with draws on the road against Southampton and West Ham . And he thoroughly impressed as he helped the Gunners keep a clean sheet as they drew 0-0 at the London Stadium. "I'm happy. I said before that I was happy, I was just waiting for my opportunity".

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Patriots sign WR Kenny Britt to 2-year deal

The team signed him a week ago to provide depth at linebacker. Britt, who was released last week by the Cleveland Browns , is finalizing a two-year deal to join the Patriots' receiving corps, according to ESPN's Field Yates and NFL Network's Ian Rapoport .

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Bale earns Real Madrid late win over Al Jazira

Achraf Hakimi committed to a tackle but lost out, leaving Al-Jazira with two players heading through clean on goal. Zinedine Zidane's charges thought they had taken the lead on 30 minutes through Casemiro but the referee's initial decision was overruled by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR).

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In Pics, India vs Sri Lanka 2017, 2nd ODI in Mohali

Earlier, put into bat, India scored 392 for 4 in 50 overs which is the highest score by any team in Mohali. Rohit, who fired his sixth ODI century of the year, was later engaged in another massive 213-run stand for the second wicket with rookie Shreyas Iyer (88 off 70; 4x9, 2x6).

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Sam Allardyce: 'Everton penalty decision in Merseyside derby was correct'

An angry Jurgen Klopp claimed his Liverpool team had been robbed by the penalty decision which allowed Everton to take a 1-1 draw from the Merseyside derby at Anfield yesterday. I didn't use one swearing word. Then you open the door for them like this. "You are all right", he said, before going on with the uncomfortable interview.

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NFL Network suspends 3 analysts after former employee alleges sexual harassment, assault

Eric Weinberger , the president of the Bill Simmons Media Group and a former NFL Network executive, was suspended by the media group as a result of allegations made about him in the lawsuit . Bloomberg reported no specifics about Evans' interactions with Cantor. She accuses Evans, a former fullback, of texting her nude pictures, while she says Taylor, a former cornerback, sent her a video of him masturbating while in the shower.

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Blitzboks out of Cape Town Sevens

New Zealand was leading 14-7 at halftime. Nearly from the restart to the second half, Koroi showed lightning pace when he slipped through a Werner Kok tackle deep inside his own half and charged 80 metres to score a try that levelled the scores at 12-12.

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Getty reopens as California wildfires rage on

Most evacuees were allowed home. Hundreds of homes are feared to have been destroyed in southern California by wildfires that have left at least two people injured, including one critically, and triggered a mass evacuation. Situated on steep terrain near along the Sepulveda Pass, the Skirball Fire has destroyed 12 structures, some of which were large mansions situated near the Getty Center museum.