• Philadelphia pulls off the ‘Philly Special’ trick play against the Falcons
Philadelphia pulls off the ‘Philly Special’ trick play against the Falcons

Coach Dan Quinn said he Harris will be a game-time decision. The good news is that it looks like the 45-minute delay will be the only one we see on Thursday. In his first season as the team's offensive coordinator in 2017, Steve Sarkisian directed Atlanta to a No. 8 ranking in total offense . Jones finished with 10 receptions for 169 yards...

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  • Danes agree truce ahead of Wales game
Danes agree truce ahead of Wales game

Slovakia , who fielded top performers such as Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik and former Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel, said before the game that their squad had been harmed by the Danish dispute and asked European football's governing body Uefa to deal with the case, and confer "adequate consequences".

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  • Nike's sales surge after releasing controversial Colin Kaepernick 'Just Do It' campaign
Nike's sales surge after releasing controversial Colin Kaepernick 'Just Do It' campaign

Falwell told USA Today that Nike's campaign alone may not be enough to cut ties. After Nike debuted an ad with ex-NFL star Colin Kaepernick on Monday, President Donald Trump responded by stating it was a message that shouldn't be sent.

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  • Rafael Nadal outlasts Thiem in 5-set U.S. Open thriller
Rafael Nadal outlasts Thiem in 5-set U.S. Open thriller

The 32-year-old Nadal was fortunate to triumph on another hot and humid night at Flushing Meadows, 24 hours after Roger Federer had been dumped out of the tournament by John Millman . The world No 1 and three-time victor at Flushing Meadows came within two points of victory, but Thiem wound up taking the fourth set on a tiebreak. Thiem took the ...

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  • Eric Cantona: Mourinho is not good for Man United, Pep is great
Eric Cantona: Mourinho is not good for Man United, Pep is great

Stories involving his agent Mino Raiola meeting other clubs have refused to go away, while Barcelona striker Luis Suarez has also said Pogba would be "welcome" at Camp Nou . "No fun, no creativity". How much do you know about Manchester United? He is the spiritual child of Johan Cruyff; he played under Cruyff at Barcelona and learned ever...

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  • Schauffele grabs halfway lead as Woods, McIlroy retreat at BMW
Schauffele grabs halfway lead as Woods, McIlroy retreat at BMW

Tiger struggled over the final two holes, going with back-to-back bogeys for an even-par 70. Four golfers are tied for the third place, they are Keegan Bradley , Alexander Noren, Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama. "I made some great putts out there today including getting off to a better start than I have most of the season", he said. Schau...

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  • Madison Keys rolls to her second consecutive US Open semifinal
Madison Keys rolls to her second consecutive US Open semifinal

Their past encounters have been tough three-setters, and a smattering of break point chances for both with no conversions made for a tight first set, with just a single break at the end for Keys making the difference. Suarez Navarro had to play her most brilliant rally of the match and show her sense of anticipation off the backhand side to save th...

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  • Serena Williams zooms into US Open final
Serena Williams zooms into US Open final

Osaka won 6-3, 6-2. "I feel like every young person playing, they want to win Grand Slams and they want to be number one of course that's my goal", said Osaka . "What were you saying to yourself at the end there", she was asked during the on-court interview after the win. "I just tried to think that I've never been in this situation before, [...

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  • Eagles found a way to mock Tom Brady in opening win
Eagles found a way to mock Tom Brady in opening win

Both teams looked rusty after many starters didn't play much in preseason. Philadelphia head coach Doug Pederson dialed up some razzle dazzle action with this Nelson Agholor pass to Nick Foles . But if you needed confirmation, the Eagles provided all of it. I reminded the guys [Thursday] night is not going to define the year in the red zone.

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  • U.S. Open: Novak Djokovic beats John Millman in quarterfinals
U.S. Open: Novak Djokovic beats John Millman in quarterfinals

Serbian sixth seed Djokovic, who will cap the night session, is in familiar territory, appearing in his 11th quarter-final at Flushing Meadows, and looks like a favourite with five-time victor Roger Federer knocked out of his half of the draw.

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  • Patriots' Brady says his goal is still to play 5 more years
Patriots' Brady says his goal is still to play 5 more years

A Week 1 win would mean much more to the visitors, who have been unable to beat Brady in the past. A US Supreme Court decision in May struck down a federal law that barred states from legalizing sports betting, but lawmakers on Beacon Hill have not decided whether to allow it.

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  • Sergio Ramos wants world to fall in love with Spain again
Sergio Ramos wants world to fall in love with Spain again

Jurgen Klopp specifically criticised the Spaniard's approach to the challenge as "ruthless" and "brutal". "I love playing against England , at Wembley.it's ideal", he said enthusiastically. "We had met before as rivals", he explained. "In my experience I have always got on really well with people with strong characters and there have been real...

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  • Nadal retires, Del Potro in US Open final
Nadal retires, Del Potro in US Open final

But no, was not the day. The Spaniard winced and limped in the second set. Nadal's stamina and famous fitness have been put to the test on the sweltering Flushing Meadows hardcourts as he has logged almost 16 hours through five matches. "I can not compare the knee with other times because the pain on the knee is always very similar", he said. "Th...

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  • College of the Ozarks Drops Nike from Uniforms
College of the Ozarks Drops Nike from Uniforms

I'm not gonna speak for them, but there was no one happy about it. A college has announced that it will no longer partner with Nike on gear after the apparel giant's decision to feature Colin Kaepernick as the face of the 30th anniversary of the famous " Just Do It " slogan.

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  • Woods off to hot start at BMW Championship
Woods off to hot start at BMW Championship

Woods had struggled on Thursdays at events this year - in 14 tournaments, he was an aggregate two over for the first round and 66 under for the other 54 holes - but he put that right in some style with his course record-equalling score. Woods couldn't get a pair of decent birdie looks to drop at Nos. "Disappointed I didn't play in the pro-am but al...

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  • Trump continues crusade against Nike amid 'Just Do It' campaign
Trump continues crusade against Nike amid 'Just Do It' campaign

DONALD TRUMP has slammed Nike for featuring Colin Kaepernick in its Just Do It 30th anniversary campaign. Last year, the college added a stipulation to competition contracts, saying it would walk away from any game where the opposing team takes a knee, sits or turns its back on the flag or anthem.

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  • Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of US Open
Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of US Open

Djokovic and Federer seemed set for a last-eight blockbuster, but Millman came roaring back in his clash with the Swiss veteran - a five-time champion - to astonishingly triumph 3-6 7-5 7-6 (9-7) 7-6 (7-3). "Maria has played here at night many times so I knew I needed to be aggressive, focussed and play solid", said the 30th seeded Spaniard. He s...

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  • US Open: Nadal beats Dominic Thiem in epic quarter-final
US Open: Nadal beats Dominic Thiem in epic quarter-final

Rafael Nadal acknowledged he was fortunate to claim a thrilling US Open quarter-final victory over Dominic Thiem , who he conceded did everything possible to claim victory. On Sunday, he responded to losing the third-set tiebreaker by breaking Basilashvili twice in the fourth set. Nadal edged a tense fifth-set tie-break to win 0-6 6-4 7-5 6...

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  • Seattle Seahawks turn down second-round pick offer from Dallas Cowboys
Seattle Seahawks turn down second-round pick offer from Dallas Cowboys

With Thomas now reporting to camp, a potential trade could be dormant. But he is apparently reporting nonetheless, the latest step in a story that began previous year when he began making rumblings of wanting a new contract, and a story that likely has many more chapters to come.

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  • Latvian Sevastova stuns defending champ Stephens in US Open quarters
Latvian Sevastova stuns defending champ Stephens in US Open quarters

It was the first time Sevastova reached the last four, where she will face either 23-time major champion Serena Williams or eighth-seeded Czech Karolina Pliskova for a place in the final. The American struck 17 winners and controlled play from the baseline, ran relentlessly to extend the points, dominated in the longer rallies and was also helped...

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  • Nishikori downs Cilic in US Open marathon
Nishikori downs Cilic in US Open marathon

Meanwhile, Osaka won a Masters title at Indian Wells and with her strong run in NY, where she will next play 2017 U.S. Open runner-up Madison Keys , she has picked up more of a following from the Japanese media - though she believes there's a different reason for that.

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  • Serena Williams powers into the US Open semi-finals
Serena Williams powers into the US Open semi-finals

The 36-year-old, who is bidding for a record seventh title at Flushing Meadows as well her 24th career Grand Slam crown, started sluggishly at the Arthur Ashe Stadium, allowing Pliskova to take a 3-1 lead in the opening set. I think what I have improved most is my fitness. She can also quickly be back in the match with a couple games or couple shot...

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  • US Open 2018: Japanese delight as Nishikori, Osaka advance
US Open 2018: Japanese delight as Nishikori, Osaka advance

It was just the latest in what's been a dominant run for Osaka. She dropped only seven points on her serve playing on Arthur Ashe Stadium and needed just 57 minutes to rip through Tsurenko. Nishikori stunned then-world number one Djokovic in the semi-finals in 2014 to become the first man from an Asian country to reach the championship match of...

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  • France, Germany to launch football’s new complex competition
France, Germany to launch football’s new complex competition

So a strong performance in the Nations League can help you get to Euro 2020? UEFA's revenues from the sale to broadcast and commercial rights to its national team competitions will double from 1 billion euros ($1.16 billion) for 2014-18 to 2 billion euros ($2.32 billion) for 2018-2022.

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  • Jose Mourinho hails Manchester United fans after ending losing streak against Burnley
Jose Mourinho hails Manchester United fans after ending losing streak against Burnley

Having lost consecutive league games to Brighton and Tottenham , the Red Devils bounced back with an important victory over Burnley before the global break. Speaking to Sky Sports Germany before France's game with Germany in Munich on Thursday night, Pogba said: "There was a lot of talk about it [a transfer] but it was like that".

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  • Le'Veon Bell Called Out By Steelers Teammates Amid Holdout
Le'Veon Bell Called Out By Steelers Teammates Amid Holdout

Steelers players are livid over Le'Veon Bell's extended absence, which might last months. "What do you do?" Fellow offensive lineman Maurkice Pouncey told reporters , "Honestly it's a little selfish". He simply commented, "Whoa" on a Bleacher Report IG post that contained the following quote from Pouncey, "Why play hide-and-seek?" Why let...

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  • Jordan Henderson signs new long-term Liverpool contract
Jordan Henderson signs new long-term Liverpool contract

Rabiot is in the final year of his contract with PSG , and has thus far rejected the chance to pen a new deal with the French champions despite their best efforts. Neymar has said he expects Liverpool to miss out on a top-four place come the end of the Premier League season. Whilst we all know that Manchester City were able to sign Rahe...

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  • Del Potro beats Isner’s serve and the heat
Del Potro beats Isner’s serve and the heat

Open semi-finals, belting 26 aces and Del Potro 14. "Play carried on at the Arthur Ashe but with temperatures nudging 100 degrees Fahrenheit (37.7°C) the stadium was turned into a sauna, leaving two of the sport's true heavyweights, 6'10" (208.28 cm) American Isner and 6'6" (198.12 cm) Argentine Del Potro, suffering in the brutal conditions.

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  • Ryan Girdusky McCain's political legacy is Trump's presidency
Ryan Girdusky McCain's political legacy is Trump's presidency

The president himself said Vice President Mike Pence would speak at a ceremony honoring McCain at the US Capitol on Friday. On Friday in Detroit, singer Stevie Wonder also made reference to Trump's slogan during his tribute to Franklin, the legendary recording artist who died of pancreatic cancer at age 76 on August 16.

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  • Sergio García confirmed as a captain's pick for Europe's Ryder Cup team
Sergio García confirmed as a captain's pick for Europe's Ryder Cup team

Furyk also announced his vice-captains, selecting David Duval , Zach Johnson , Matt Kuchar , Davis Love III and Steve Stricker. It is a feather in our cap to have him on our side'. There had been little suspense surrounding Furyk's announcement. Mickelson's record does not make for any better reading, the five-time major victor winning 18, los...

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