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T20 global at Bay Oval rained off

After a 20-minute rain delay at the start, only nine overs were possible before the rain returned and the umpires took the players from the field with New Zeal...


Adam Schefter says Jon Gruden will be next Raiders HC

The Raiders are "preparing to pursue" Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden to be their next head coach, ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen repor...


Cookie-thieving squirrel starts New Year's party early, charges police officers

Music can be heard blaring in the background of the video as police enter the kitchen. The video shows the officer walking into the kitchen and a squirrel mov...


Raiders try to finish disappointing season on positive note

Davis has wanted to re-hire Gruden - who coached the Raiders from 1998 to 2001 - for years, and the ESPN announcer is both available and seriously interested ...


Bears Slotted For 8th Pick In 2018 NFL Draft

The Giants needed a loss to the Redskins or a victory by the Indianapolis Colts over the Houston Texans to clinch the No. 2 spot. "We're excited to see ...


Game time set for Bills vs. Jaguars in AFC Wild-Card playoff

Game time is 1 p.m. on Sunday in Jacksonville. The last time the Titans were in the playoffs was in the 2008 season when they lost on January 10, 2009 to the ...


Vance Joseph will be fired as Broncos coach

Hunt, the NFL's rushing leader, did not return after his only carry resulted in a 35-yard touchdown run in the first quarter that put Kansas City up early. Ma...


Bills win, will return to playoffs

McCoy ran 11 times for 10 yards in the game as the Bills took a 10-0 lead while battling for a wild-card berth in the AFC playoffs. The frustration of a d...


Saints lose to the Bucs, host Panthers in the playoffs

New Orleans, bidding for a 12-4 regular season finish, faked its first field goal of the season late in the first half on a fourth-and-five play from the Tampa ...


Man City to weigh up bid for Sanchez, says Guardiola

Manchester City's winning streak ends at 18, but more unfortunate for Guardiola is the injuries suffered on Gabriel Jesus and Kevin De Bruyne. "But now Alexis i...


Paul Pogba Urges Teammates to "Wake Up" After Embarrassing Draw

Pogba played the full 90 minutes of United's 0-0 draw with Southampton at Old Trafford yesterday. United's miserable Christmas continued as they backed ...


Jets vs. Patriots NFL Week 17 Predictions Against the Spread 12/31/17

The Patriots are 14-4 ATS in their last 18 games in Week 17. Newly signed James Harrison made his debut on the second defensive series of the game for the P...


Browns complete perfectly imperfect season, finish 0-16

The Steelers had a chance to win and secure homefield advantage throughout the AFC playoffs if the New England Patriots lose at home to the New York Jets. T...


Fox expects to be fired by Bears

The Vikings haven't allowed the fewest yards in a season since 1993 or the fewest points in a season since 1971. The Bears rank in the top 10 against the pass...


Texans not planning to fire O'Brien

However, McNair may feel inclined to choose between O'Brien and Smith if the team owner believes the longstanding issues between the two can not be resolved. Ho...


Oakland Raiders Set to Ask Jon Gruden to Return as Coach

The Raiders are expected to make Gruden an offer that "could include an ownership stake". The NFL's finance committee also would have to vet Gruden, but there...


EPL: Ashley Young charged by FA, faces three-match ban

Young appeared to elbow Southampton midfielder Dusan Tadic in an off-the-ball incident which was not seen by the officials during the second half of the con...


De Bruyne carried off at Palace as Jesus also suffers injury

Palace's on-loan Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah added: "We were aggressive and I think we gave them a good game". Guardiola is adamant that ...


Costa can't wait to start with Atletico

Diego Costa has finally been unveiled as an Atletico Madrid player after his departure from Chelsea . "I've waited a long time for this day, I'm exhausted...


Philadelphia Eagles: The importance of week 17

Philadelphia's first playoff game will be January 13 or 14. Brandon Graham seemed to hurt his ankle Monday and is already out for Sunday's game. The Philad...