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Sport Albert McClellan has torn ACL, joins list of Ravens lost for season
Author: 0 Albert McClellan has torn ACL, joins list of Ravens lost for season

McClellan started 11 games last season and recorded a career-high 55 tackles last season. But he was expected to go back to his special teams role because Matt Judon has taken his spot in the starting lineup. McClellan , 31, has been with the Ravens since 2010 and is one of the most well-respected and well-liked players in the locker room. Former All-Pro Zach Orr retired from the National Football League due to a congenital spinal condition and Dennis Pitta (hip), Kenneth Dixon (knee), ...

Sport US Open favourite Muguruza cruises through first match
Author: 0 US Open favourite Muguruza cruises through first match

The Spaniard made just 11 errors, compared to a poor 22 by Lepchenko, and also hit an impressive 16 winners. The bagel is a popular breakfast item in NY and Muguruza served one up to Lepchenko after just 21 minutes as she maintained her devastating form in the opening exchanges.

Sport Former world badminton champ Ueno lauds Okuhara's feat
Author: 0 Former world badminton champ Ueno lauds Okuhara's feat

Six of those seven losses have come against players who were unseeded or seeded below her. Then all of the sudden the roles would be reversed. "It was mentally and physically very tough", said Sindhu. Just two years older than Sindhu, Marin comes from a country with no recognisable heritage in badminton. Sindhu's Hyderabadi citymate Saina Nehwal also stood on the podium after losing in the semi-finals, settling for a bronze medal as India bagged two medals for the first time in an ...

Sport Are The Dolphins Really Thinking About Trading Jarvis Landry?
Author: 0 Are The Dolphins Really Thinking About Trading Jarvis Landry?

Lombardi also tweeted: "When I say "listen", the Dolphins have made it be known they will move him for the right price-they are as active as other teams talking". Florio added that a team inquired about Landry in the spring but the talks went nowhere. "All it takes is one play from him and it could ignite a lot of different guys".

Sport Flyers to retire Eric Lindros No. 88
Author: 0 Flyers to retire Eric Lindros No. 88

Lindros will become the sixth member to have his jersey retired by the team. He joins Bernie Parent , Mark Howe , Barry Ashbee , Bill Barber , and Bobby Clarke in the Wells Fargo Center rafters. The Nordiques also received two draft picks and $15 million. Lindros was named the youngest captain in Flyers history at age 21 on September 6, 1994.

Sport DeShone Kizer addresses those who question his readiness
Author: 0 DeShone Kizer addresses those who question his readiness

One NFL front-office exec said before the draft that he liked Kizer better than any other quarterback but anxious about the kind of person he was. "In my mind, this young man is going to go play extremely well", he said. "When there is a chance to catch the ball, we have to catch it, and when there is a chance to hold onto it in the scoring zone, we have to do that, but I thought he led the team and gave us opportunities to score points, which we didn't finish as a unit".

Sport Liverpool thrashes Arsenal; Burnley holds Spurs to draw
Author: 0 Liverpool thrashes Arsenal; Burnley holds Spurs to draw

Angry Arsenal fans once again called for his head after yesterday's humiliation; Wenger will be thankful for the two week global break to try to figure out how to get out of this latest mess. "It's a long time that we haven't had that and it's very hard to explain". It was a quiet day for Loris Karius, who was unexpectedly selected ahead of Liverpool first-choice goalkeeper Simon Mignolet.

Sport Wenger ready to listen to offers for Wilshere
Author: 0 Wenger ready to listen to offers for Wilshere

It seems obvious, particularly as Arsenal will have to be as strong as possible at the back against a potent Liverpool strikeforce. Alexis Sanchez is ready to make his comeback from injury when Arsenal visit Liverpool on Sunday . Wenger is under pressure to trim the number of senior players in his squad from 28 - the Premier League limit is 25 - but there has been little interest in Wilshere, 25, who is working to regain full fitness after fracturing a fibula last April, during his ...

Sport Kyrie Irving Trade: Cavs inquire about Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Trade: Cavs inquire about Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum

The Cavs were happy with the deal that yielded another All-Star point guard in Isaiah Thomas , three-and-D wing Jae Crowder , promising young center Ante Zizic and Brooklyn's 2018 first-round draft pick. They now hold the Lakers' 2018 first-round pick, which if it does not land from 2-5 would turn into the higher first-round pick between the Kings and 76ers in 2019.

Sport Chiefs pull off fantastic trade for Bills LB Reggie Ragland
Author: 0 Chiefs pull off fantastic trade for Bills LB Reggie Ragland

The Bills are changing defensive schemes, and Ragland had been falling further and further down the depth chart. Bills coach Sean McDermott said Sunday that Ragland was fighting for his roster spot. Brett Veach has made several such moves in his first full month as the team's new general manager, after replacing John Dorsey earlier this offseason.

Sport Virgil van Dijk sacks agent in bid to force a move…
Author: 0 Virgil van Dijk sacks agent in bid to force a move…

So it may be that Van Dijk is forced to accept he will need to come back into the fold at Southampton until January at least, with the duration of his stand-off with the club making for an uncomfortable conclusion to this transfer saga if he is still a Saints player on Friday morning.

Sport Ronald Koeman explains Kevin Mirallas absence
Author: 0 Ronald Koeman explains Kevin Mirallas absence

Everton boss Ronald Koeman has revealed that Kevin Mirallas was left out of his team that lost 2-0 against Chelsea on Sunday due to his attitude. "Everybody can be disappointed but I expect everybody to be part of the team". "If somebody is showing that he is disappointed and his attitude is not the same then I have to make decision".

Sport Liverpool ready to add to Arsenal's woes, says Mignolet
Author: 0 Liverpool ready to add to Arsenal's woes, says Mignolet

Even leaving aside technical ability and positional intelligence, the sheer depth available to Klopp right now is a tremendous benefit to Liverpool: whoever is chosen simply has to give everything, every game, or there are three others to take their place.

Sport Tyrod Taylor, TJ Yates concussions leave Bills short-handed at QB
Author: 0 Tyrod Taylor, TJ Yates concussions leave Bills short-handed at QB

The good news to come out of Saturday night for Taylor was that head coach Sean McDermott confirmed that he is the Bills' QB1 entering 2017. "Anytime guys are injured it is concerning", McDermott said. We're running the gamut of the different style quarterbacks out there, who's been in the system, who hasn't, younger, older. "So, we are still going through that process right now".

Sport Chelsea's Jeremie Boga set to join Birmingham City on loan
Author: 0 Chelsea's Jeremie Boga set to join Birmingham City on loan

Boga made his debut for Chelsea this season when he started in the defeat at home to Burnley on opening weekend of the season, but was substituted after just 18 minutes after Gary Cahill's sending off. The Verdict: Only 20-years-old and already a season of both French and Spanish top flight football under his belt, Boga is an extremely solid acquisition by Blues boss Redknapp.

Sport Colin Jackson, BBC presenter and Olympic star comes out as gay
Author: 0 Colin Jackson, BBC presenter and Olympic star comes out as gay

The former world champion also revealed the reason why he wanted to appear on the show, where he said: 'The way you asked me, it was a whole storytelling kind of thing and you were just interested in the way it affected me sports-wise, emotionally-wise and my preparation'.

Sport 3rd win gives Mourinho belief United is transformed force
Author: 0 3rd win gives Mourinho belief United is transformed force

Leicester defended valiantly and Kasper Schmeichel saved Romelu Lukaku's penalty to frustrate the Red Devils. Earlier, Raheem Sterling scored a dramatic 97th-minute victor to earn Manchester City a 2-1 victory at Bournemouth, but was then sent off after receiving a second yellow card for over-celebrating.

Sport Craig Levein takes over head coach duties at Hearts
Author: 0 Craig Levein takes over head coach duties at Hearts

Craig Levein has been named as first-team manager of Hearts, the club have confirmed. Levein took Hearts to third place in the SPL in two successive seasons and guided them to one of the club's finest results in Europe when a Mark De Vries goal secured a famous 1-0 win in the Uefa Cup in Bordeaux.

Sport CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats hire disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles as assistant
Author: 0 CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats hire disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles as assistant

In 2006, Briles earned Conference USA and Sportexe Division I-A National Coach of the Year honours after leading the Cougars to a Conference USA title, an appearance in the Liberty Bowl and the team's first 10-win season since 1990. Briles will essentially be a glorified offensive coordinator for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats . Kiffin later denied that the elder Briles was involved with the program, formally or informally.

Sport Rafael dos Anjos Challenges Conor McGregor, Claims They Have Unfinished Business
Author: 0 Rafael dos Anjos Challenges Conor McGregor, Claims They Have Unfinished Business

It's actually hard to imagine two people with more conflicting views on Conor McGregor than his number-1 fan Brendan Schaub and his great rival Nate Diaz . How do you feel about Aldo and Dos Anjos' tweets? The fight was initially considered a publicity stunt, but McGregor's efforts in the ring impressed many who believed the fighters were simply their to make a cash grab as stated in an article by the Guardian .

Sport Siem de Jong leaves Newcastle for Ajax return
Author: 0 Siem de Jong leaves Newcastle for Ajax return

Failing to establish himself in English football following an £8m move back in 2014, Siem de Jong has called time on his Newcastle career, opting to return to Ajax on a three-year contract, according to journalist Mike Verweij. The North East giants hope to offload Tim Krul, Grant Hanley, Achraf Lazaar, Jack Colback, Yasin Ben El-Mhanni and Henri Saivet in the next few days.

Sport MotoGP, Silverstone: Dovizioso vince ed è di nuovo in testa al Mondiale
Author: 0 MotoGP, Silverstone: Dovizioso vince ed è di nuovo in testa al Mondiale

Quando Marc mi ha passato immaginavo che volesse andare davanti, quindi l'ho ripassato subito per andare davanti a Maverick e continuare a salvare le gomme, perché mancavano troppi giri. Vincendo una gara ancora diversa, su una pista così complicata, non essendo veloci durante le prove, ci considereranno al 100% nella lotta. A convincere che il desmodovi possa davvero acchiappare il titolo non è però solo la classifica ma anche le prestazioni messe in pista, anche in quelle in cui la ...

Sport Lions cut Wright, ex-MSU star Keshawn Martin
Author: 0 Lions cut Wright, ex-MSU star Keshawn Martin

Martin saw limited action in the first three preseason games. He finished the preseason with four receptions for 25 yards. Going into his 6th National Football League season Martin has career totals of 62 receptions and 685 receiving yards.

Sport James Morrison called up by Scotland for World Cup Qualifiers
Author: 0 James Morrison called up by Scotland for World Cup Qualifiers

Steven Fletcher and Tom Cairney will miss Scotland's World Cup qualifying double-header with Lithuania and Malta after withdrawing from the squad. Strachan responded to the withdrawals by drafting in Morrison, who played 70 minutes for West Bromwich Albion as they drew 1-1 at home to Stoke on Sunday.

Sport That's why we need them - Pogba hails Man United's goalscoring substitutes
Author: 0 That's why we need them - Pogba hails Man United's goalscoring substitutes

Marcus Rashford scored the opener three minutes after coming on and Jesse Lingard and Marouane Fellaini combined for the second goal to complete United's third straight win of the Premier League season. "In the Premier League there are many rivals, which are the top six let's say, they will give a hard time for everybody", he said. It was the kind of game that United might have drawn last season.

Sport SriLanka vs India third ODI: India wins toss, bowl first
Author: 0 SriLanka vs India third ODI: India wins toss, bowl first

Batsman Chamara Kapugedara will stand-in for suspended captain Upul Tharanga in the next two one-day global matches against India while opener Danushka Gunathilaka will miss the remainder of the series because of an injury to his elbow, Sri Lanka Cricket announced Friday.

Sport Gazzeetta - Serie A:
Author: 0 Gazzeetta - Serie A: "Milan e Napoli, che risposte!"

La serie A dopo la seconda giornata vede in testa tutte le big tranne la Roma , sconfitta ieri in casa nell'anticipo serale dai nerazzurri dell'ex Spalletti . Arriva la prima vittoria in serie A per la Spal di Semplici, davanti al proprio pubblico. La Lazio da squadra forte e talentuosa, tra mille difficoltà, Keita , mercato, Felipe Anderson, vince con prepotenza nel finale a Verona con un Chievo mai domo che probabilmente avrebbe meritato qualcosa in più.

Sport Renault to introduce SUV Captur in India in December quarter
Author: 0 Renault to introduce SUV Captur in India in December quarter

The 1.6-litre petrol engine will produce 103 hp and 148 Nm, while the 1.5-diesel engine will be available in two states of tunes - 85 hp and 110 hp. Renault India has confirmed the launch of the new SUV this year. We've a long-term commitment to this market and will continue to aggressively ramp up our network and build on our product offencive strategy to drive volumes.

Sport Liverpool favourites to sign Renato Sanches: Chelsea also interested - Kaveh Solhekol
Author: 0 Liverpool favourites to sign Renato Sanches: Chelsea also interested - Kaveh Solhekol

Bayern Munich omitted out-of-favour midfielder Renato Sanches from their squad for Saturday's Bundesliga clash at Werder Bremen at his own request after being linked to Liverpool and Chelsea . A little later he tried to play down his reaction at a club where public dissent is unusual, saying his comments had come straight after the end of the game.

Sport Liverpool agree deal to sign Naby Keita next summer
Author: 0 Liverpool agree deal to sign Naby Keita next summer

Keita, along with Southampton's Virgil van Dijk, was a priority for Liverpool coming into the summer transfer window. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . But Liverpool, fearful of rival interest in the player, have made a decision to pay a significantly higher fee to ensure he joins them. "If we let Keita go for €70-80m (£63-£72.m) this year, what more would that bring us compared to the sum we would get next year?" A box-to-box midfielder, Keita ...

Sport Stokes reprimanded for Headingley outburst
Author: 0 Stokes reprimanded for Headingley outburst

His latest transgression takes his total tally to three demerit points and according to Article 7.6 of the Code, if he is given another point, taking his tally to four within a 24-month period, they will be deemed as suspension points and he will be banned.

Author: 0 Pass maestro to join Tottenham on Monday, five-year contract agreed

Paris Saint-Germain and Zenit Saint Petersburg are also believed to have wanted Foyth this summer, but Spurs kept their interest intact and have finally reached an agreement. It was what helped me decide that Tottenham was the right place to continue my career. "He told me to go, train and that I would be involved and I would play.

Sport Ireland's golden girl McSharry crowned world champion in Indianapolis
Author: 0 Ireland's golden girl McSharry crowned world champion in Indianapolis

McSharry led from start to finish, turning in a quick 31.29 en route to her winning time of 1:07.10. The victory comes just four days after Shane Ryan won gold at the World University Games. The Bangor swimmer, who claimed Ireland's first ever medal at the event in the 100m backstroke on Thursday, touched in 25.48 seconds, just one tenth of a second off Poland's Kacper Stokowski who won bronze in 25.38.