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Sport Redskins Talked Su'a Cravens Out of Retiring
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According to Mike Jones of The Washington Post , the team has placed him on the non-football exempt list. The Redskins took Cravens in the second round of last year's draft. The sophomore has battled a number of health issues dating back to college, from knee problems to concussions to a torn biceps suffered late last season.

Sport Kyrie Irving Introduced as a Boston Celtic, Praises LeBron James
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Introduced as a Boston Celtic, Praises LeBron James

He has been rehabilitating it since his season ended. Hayward also threw some shade James' way, while complimenting Irving , while discussing their recruitment of him in 2014. Reports say that they want more compensation in the trade following Thomas' medical test on his injured hip. "There's never been an indication that I wouldn't be back, and there's never been an indication that this is something messing up my career", Thomas said in an interview with ESPN earlier this ...

Sport Virat Kohli's 30th ODI Ton Leads India to 5-0 Series Win
Author: 0 Virat Kohli's 30th ODI Ton Leads India to 5-0 Series Win

En route to 239, Team India lost both their openers Ajinkya Rahane and Rohit Sharma well with the first powerplay. Earlier, Sri Lanka captain Upul Tharanga had won the toss and chose to bat first but his side were in trouble as Bhuvneshwar removed Niroshan Dickwella (2) and Dilshan Munaweera (4) early on.

Sport Alonso saga rumbles on at Monza
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But after three years at the back of the grid from where they have failed to land a single podium, Brown says the team's only priority for 2018 is being as competitive as possible. "Let's hope we have more rain when we have no penalties - or on Sunday instead of Saturday". "Right now we've got pen to paper on our 2018 chassis, but you can only go so far without knowing what power unit you'll have in the back of it".

Sport A More Vintage Federer Wins Easily over Lopez
Author: 0 A More Vintage Federer Wins Easily over Lopez

Next up for the 36-year-old Swiss is a fourth round meeting with German Philipp Kohlschreiber , who made light work of Australian John Millman. Got great rotation on the ball. He seems in good shape. Karolina Pliskova saved a match point in the second set and came all the way back to get past No. 27 Zhang Shuai of China 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 and get to the fourth round.

Sport Federer, top seed Pliskova back in action at US Open
Author: 0 Federer, top seed Pliskova back in action at US Open

Lopez refused to go down without a fight in the final set, and he managed to bounce back from a Federer break by breaking the 19-time Grand Slam victor for the first time in the match. The first set was fast. Federer improved to 13-0 against Lopez and 33-1 in night matches at Flushing Meadows, so perhaps the lopsided nature of this shouldn't be all that surprising.

Sport Henderson to remain England captain against Slovakia
Author: 0 Henderson to remain England captain against Slovakia

Liverpool midfielder Henderson led the team to an underwhelming 4-0 victory in Malta on Friday . We've got some exciting players and we want to go and show that. "He started the season with Manchester City well". "I have a lovely dilemma with regard to our attacking positions". Tottenham's Eric Dier is available again after suspension, although former Middlesbrough and England Under-21 manager Southgate, who celebrated his 47th birthday yesterday, hinted there would not be wholesale ...

Sport Video of USA military's successful shoot down of medium-range ballistic missile
Author: 0 Video of USA military's successful shoot down of medium-range ballistic missile

The White House said President Donald Trump spoke with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan regarding "ongoing efforts to maximize pressure on North Korea". According to ABC News , it is only one of two missile defence facilities in the country with a population of around 500 people. South Korean President Moon Jae-in and President Donald Trump have agreed "in principle" to revise a bilateral treaty that limits the weight and range of the South's ballistic missiles.

Sport Renault should break Mercedes-Ferrari stranglehold, says Stewart
Author: 0 Renault should break Mercedes-Ferrari stranglehold, says Stewart

Hamilton's ultimate goal, though, is to win the Italian Grand Prix on Sunday and replace Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel atop the drivers' standings. 11 - Hamilton has competed in 11 consecutive grand prix campaigns, and has won at least one race in each of those years. "First of all it was nice that it stayed [generally] dry today because all the forecasts said that the rain could affect the running and we could have limited running before qualifying and the race in the dry".

Sport Liverpool wonder kid, Woodburn, can become a great, says Wales manager
Author: 0 Liverpool wonder kid, Woodburn, can become a great, says Wales manager

The 17-year-old came on as a substitute against Austria to get his first global cap and didn't take long to make his mark. "It was as poor as we have been for some time but it was still 0-0". "It's a great feeling, I couldn't ask for much more from the fans. He added real value to the rest of the guys", he said. I thought it was an excellent goal - he is a confident player - but it wasn't like a striker's goal, it was more like a Steven Gerrard goal.

Sport Arsenal players acting like babies - Petit
Author: 0 Arsenal players acting like babies - Petit

The Highbury legend believes they appear to lack motivation - something which they should be able to derive just by putting on the Arsenal shirt. Arsenal were prepared to shell out an inordinate amount of money but could not get the deal done for a multitude of reason.

Sport Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy impressed by Lukaku
Author: 0 Man Utd legend Van Nistelrooy impressed by Lukaku

Rooney, the club's all-time top scorer, believes his old side have managed to sign the ideal player. To score in your first games after you've been transferred for a lot of money, it's great to get that pressure out of the way. "Nine points, 10 goals and none against". As for the pressure of being United's main striker, he added: "The goals are expected and if you don't they talk a lot about you not scoring".

Sport Missouri has touchdown taken away for excessive celebration
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Huslig's 353 passing yards are the most for a Bears quarterback since Ashton Glaser passed for 357 against Murray State on September 15, 2012. Yes, this is the first half drive chart. The Bears averaged 6.6 yards per play. Drew Lock threw a quick sideline pass to sophomore WR Jonathan Johnson (Memphis, Tenn.), who then raced 65 yards for the score on the game's first play from scrimmage.

Sport Rahm builds a 2-shot lead at halfway point in Boston
Author: 0 Rahm builds a 2-shot lead at halfway point in Boston

I hit the ball really well last week , especially my iron play, and today made a few putts, which was nice. Rahm, ranked No. 5 in the world, will report to work Sunday with a two-stroke lead over the likes of Adam Hadwin , Paul Casey , Kevin Streelman , and Kyle Stanley , the latter of whom, along with Rahm, was the only one to stay in the thick of the chase after a strong start on Friday.

Sport Rafael Nadal survives rough first set to roll into Open's 2nd week
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal survives rough first set to roll into Open's 2nd week

Juan Martin del Potro , the men's 24th seed, cruised into the last 16 with a 6-3 6-3 6-4 victory over Spanish 11th seed Roberto Bautista Agut . The two-time U.S. I've already won three matches in a row. "That's important news for me". "It was a slow start of converting break points and when you have that many break points, you created the opportunities, more than usual", said Nadal .

Sport Everton striker Wayne Rooney admits management in future plans
Author: 0 Everton striker Wayne Rooney admits management in future plans

She said: 'I allowed him to drive my vehicle, my black soft top, because I was too drunk to drive. Yes, perhaps, we hadn't really discussed it. 'There was a big group and the drinks were flowing. When the bar was closing, one of Wayne's pals came up to me and said "You know Wayne likes the look of you and wants to go somewhere with you". It was about 1.15am.

Sport Texans-Cowboys game canceled after being moved from floods
Author: 0 Texans-Cowboys game canceled after being moved from floods

On Tuesday, the Texans and Cowboys announced that game proceeds would be donated to the United Way of Greater Houston Relief Fund. Since then, he's been offering video updates as the total climbed over $5 million. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said Monday that the team's thoughts and prayers were with the city of Houston. "They were in New Orleans for a while and so to be able to see their family is something that's more important".

Sport What Ed Orgeron said after LSU shutout BYU
Author: 0 What Ed Orgeron said after LSU shutout BYU

Senior quarterback Danny Etling has been incredibly effective in the first half. "It's good to get it out of the way". "I didn't want to announce any suspension - if they are". The following notes are from BYU's 27-0 loss to No. 12/13 LSU in the Advocare Texas Kickoff. By the time LSU took a 27-0 lead on Darrel Williams' 1-yard run with 8:12 left, the Cougars had picked up just five first downs to 24 for LSU .

Sport Ross Barkley makes late U-turn on Chelsea transfer
Author: 0 Ross Barkley makes late U-turn on Chelsea transfer

Barkley was said to have had second thoughts over joining the Blues in a £35million deal, but claims the hamstring injury now sidelining him prevented him having any sort of medical at Stamford Bridge. "Thanks for all of the support". While Drinkwater completed his move from Leicester, he will not be joined at Chelsea by England colleague Barkley.

Sport Denis Shapovalov fires warning to the rest of the US Open draw
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Schwartzman played far from a flawless match, committing 48 unforced errors and almost squandering a double-break lead in the fourth set, but he hung on to win in three hours and 23 minutes. The crowd seemed to end up backing him out of sheer excitement for his style of play. Zverev defeated 10th seed American John Isner 6-4, 6-3, 7-6 (5).

Sport No. 15 Georgia looks to build momentum against App State
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No. 15 Georgia looks to build momentum against upset-minded App State. It was this day in 2007 that No. 5 MI suffered a loss at home against Division I-AA (now commonly known as FCS) opponent Appalachian State . And anchoring their efforts will be an experienced offensive line that features three preseason all-conference selections. Suddenly the Georgia Bulldogs were in the hands of a true freshman for the second consecutive season.

Sport Morales' 3 HRs, 7 RBIs carry Blue Jays past Orioles 11-8
Author: 0 Morales' 3 HRs, 7 RBIs carry Blue Jays past Orioles 11-8

Toronto will play 15 more games against American League East playoff hopefuls Boston, New York and Baltimore after finishing the current series and also will meet wild-card challengers Minnesota and Kansas City down the stretch. If they hit 60, it will tie them with the 2015 and 2016 Atlanta Braves for the second most players used in a single-season. After lobbying bench coach DeMarlo Hale to remain in, Stroman walked off the mound on his own.

Sport McIlroy facing a missed cut at TPC Boston
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With 16 holes to go, and his confidence high, Johnson appeared poised to at least hold on to prime position for a championship charge these next two days. Sergio Garcia (+4312 Pinnacle) Like he often does, Sergio took Week One of The Playoffs off to rest and this time, to enjoy his new life as a married man and a Major Champion.

Sport West Ham chairman: Bilic turned down chance to sign Sanches, Krychowiak
Author: 0 West Ham chairman: Bilic turned down chance to sign Sanches, Krychowiak

West Ham United had a chance to add two of the more surprising and potentially underrated signings of the summer, but manager Slaven Bilic turned them down. 'We were not prepared, as a club, to buy a player for that amount of money without him having gone through adequate medical checks . Mr David Sullivan has the duty to prove his statements.

Sport Patriots trade CB Justin Coleman to Seahawks
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The Seahawks and Patriots have yet to confirm the trade, so stay tuned as this story continues to develop. The 6-foot-4, 245-pound Marsh entered the National Football League as a 2014 fourth-round draft choice out of UCLA with the Seahawks.

Sport JJ Watt's Hurricane Relief Fundraiser Hits $12 Million and Counting
Author: 0 JJ Watt's Hurricane Relief Fundraiser Hits $12 Million and Counting

I mean, this is absolutely incredible, and Watt is an excellent person and role model for everyone to look up to. The fundraiser was set up Sunday by Watt after Hurricane Harvey hit. "We have about nine semi-trucks that are going to come to town". He plans on having volunteer truck drivers bring in water, food, generators, baby food and anything else that's needed.

Sport Manchester United Midfielder Signs New Contract
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The 21-year-old returns to LaLiga, having impressed during last season's loan spell at Granada, where he scored five goals in 35 league appearances. "Andreas is already a very good footballer". " The manager is building a great team here and I want to be part of that as soon as possible ", Pereira said. The Brazilian midfielder is a highly rated prospect at Old Trafford but faces a great deal of big-name competition in United's midfield at the moment, with a temporary move looking the best ...

Sport OG Boone, three draft picks cut as Vikings get roster to 53
Author: 0 OG Boone, three draft picks cut as Vikings get roster to 53

He'd go on to start 14 games for Minnesota in his only year with the club, where he excelled in pass protection but struggled with run blocking according to Eric Eager of Pro Football Focus . They kept nine defensive linemen, excluding tackle Datone Jones. Quarterbacks Taylor Heinicke and Mitch Leidner were also released. The final year of Bridgewater's contract calls for him to make $1.354 million, and the Vikings could theoretically keep him at that figure for 2018 if his contract tolls ...