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Villanueva's anthem stand surprised some Pittsburgh Steelers teammates

Villanueva led a platoon in Afghanistan, and in three tours of duty, he earned numerous commendations, including a Bronze Star for valor. The Steelers made a ...


Diego Costa leaving Premier League winners Chelsea, will re-join Atletico Madrid

The main talk in west London over the past few days has been a striker who will not be available to Conte in a Chelsea shirt again this season. A really goo...


Steelers fans burn memorabilia over national anthem stance

However, in his post-game press conference, Tomlin indicated he was disappointed that Villanueva broke ranks from his teammates, saying he was "looking for 100 ...


Chelsea striker Costa to return to Atletico in $74mn deal

Atletico have always been favourites to sign back the forward they sold to Chelsea in 2014 but a move during the most recent transfer window became impossible...


Juve, Dybala: 'Goals don't matter, trophies do'

And the Sunday Mirror claims Old Trafford chiefs are preparing to rival Barcelona for the in-form hitman next summer. Not long ago, the Bianconeri gave info...


UFC 216 Loses Paige VanZant - Jessica Eye

The UFC's official announcement didn't disclose why "PVZ" has dropped out. The exact nature of the injury was not revealed by the UFC, but a report from ...


Three takes: Titans 33, Seahawks 27

It was 30-14 after three quarters. The Titans are hopeful of ending an eight-season playoff drought and are looking at the Seahawks as an opportunity to prove l...


Lawmaker: Take state money from Saints for anthem protest

There is more fallout from the decision by ten Saints players to sit during the National Anthem before Sundays game in North Carolina. On Friday, Trump said t...


New York Jets dominate the Miami Dolphins in 20-6 victory

New York Jets chairman and acting owner Christopher Johnson released a statement Sunday saying it was "an honor and a privilege" to stand with Jets players...


MI adds 4-star small forward Ignas Brazdeikis to 2018 class

Brazdeikis is the No. 91 ranked player in the nation, per 247 Sports . Despite his size (6-8, 220 pounds), Brazdeikis will spend most of his time on the wing w...


Spain coach Lopetegui ignored Diego Costa at the Wanda Metropolitano

Atletico Madrid full-back Filipe Luis says that Diego Costa is coming back into a squad full of competition for places. "I know Alvaro well, he's a really go...


Man quits NFL stadium job after players protest during National Anthem

Nikischer added that, although it was a hard decision and he was going to miss the people that he once worked with, he wasn't going to back down from the decisi...


USA athletes will face strict rule against protests at Winter Olympics

North Korea's nuclear capability and construction of an intercontinental ballistic missile have sparked fears, with PyeongChang located about 50 miles from the...


Form Morata ready for Atletico

Diego Simeone's side were watched from the stands on Saturday by Chelsea striker Diego Costa , who had undergone a medical and is set to join the club on lo...


Kevin de Bruyne ready to sign new contract at 'superb' Manchester City

Guardiola has lauded De Bruyne as one of the biggest talents he has managed in his coaching career, with a pay hike of around £200,000 per week in the pipeline...


Every Single Cowboys Player Including Owner Jerry Jones Kneels Before Anthem

Jones' decision to kneel was most notable, however, as he has been an outspoken supporter of the president and previously said he did not support anthem prote...


Bills RB LeSean McCoy Goes Through Stretches as National Anthem Plays

Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes was "disappointed" by Kelly's comments about McCoy and said it feels like Kelly is trying to divide the locker room. "If this...


Michael Jordan issues statement on Trump comments

Ranadive similarly expressed support for the protest and the First Amendment rights of freedom of speech and freedom to protest. In a statement to The Charlo...


Chelsea legend John Terry posts tribute to outbound Diego Costa

Incredibly, 15 of Chelsea's last 16 goals have been either scored or assisted by Spaniards, showing how the influence runs through the team. Chelsea and ...


Cummins to miss T20Is in India

They did so in sapping Kolkata heat. However, forced to field first having lost the toss, several Australian players were visibly uncomfortable at the Eden Ga...