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Sports Break the NFL Combine 40 record, win your own island
Author: 0 Break the NFL Combine 40 record, win your own island

Each year Adidas Football has upped the ante for the fastest 40-yard dash time in Adidas Football cleats. Granted, setting a combine record in the 40-yard dash is sure to boost any prospect's draft stock, which should provide plenty of endorsements and money either way.

Sports Serena Williams surprises two fans with a late-night tennis rally
Author: 0 Serena Williams surprises two fans with a late-night tennis rally

The video was later posted on Williams' Snapchat account. Victor stays on never meant so much after 23-time grand slam singles champion Serena Williams stunned two unsuspecting amateur male players by challenging them to a game. LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 12: Serena Williams attends the Wimbledon Champions Dinner at The Guildhall on July 12, 2015 in London, England. Serena announced her engagement to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian past year in December.

Author: 0 Surrey all-rounder Tom Curran "giddy" after maiden senior England call-up

The 21-year-old Cape Town-born seamer was informed of his call-up by national selector James Whitaker hours after featuring for the England Lions in their defeat to Sri Lanka A in Dambulla. Curran's younger brother Sam, 19, is expected to follow him into the senior set-up, with their late dad Kevin having played 11 ODIs for Zimbabwe. "But I'm giddy, I can't wait to get out there", Curran told reporters.

Author: 0 Everton 2-0 Sunderland: Watch highlights as Romelu Lukaku scores

On the afternoon Romelu Lukaku equalled Duncan Ferguson's Premier League goal record for Everton, Ronald Koeman insisted the striker can offer more to his team. But it could have been at least in the bag had a bit of luck gone their way. Moyes believes his team need a total of 10 wins but with only five in the bank so far knows the Premier League's bottom side face an uphill task.

Author: 0 Bill Belichick loves Dont'a Hightower like he loved Aqib Talib

Looking to save cap space heading into next season the Patriots will reportedly choose not to use the franchise tag on linebacker Dont'a Hightower . But it could lead to some nail-biting, anxious moments as the free-agent process unfolds.

Sports Drew Miller and Jared Coreau recalled by Detroit Red Wings
Author: 0 Drew Miller and Jared Coreau recalled by Detroit Red Wings

The Wings had previously sent Tomas Jurco to the Chicago Blackhawks, but he wasn't playing in Detroit anyway so it didn't mean much. He had career highs in goals (five) and assists (14) during the 2013-14 season, his first full year in the National Hockey League.

Author: 0 Today in the NFL: Mike Mayock likes this year's edge rushers

So I believe the Chiefs are ahead of most of the teams. " I think you have to be smart about how you're utilizing talent", Mayock said during a Monday conference call. Ole Miss QB Chad Kelly: "He's got character concerns and he's got injury concerns". This perception could actually benefit the Texans, who pick 25th overall.

Author: 0 Johnny Manziel Summoned to Dallas Court Again

In December, Manziel agreed to terms with the court to have the charge dropped. On New Year's Eve, Manziel and Crowley reportedly celebrated at the same Miami Beach club. "I would hate for you to miss on on the opportunity that you've got". "Everything has been going extremely smoothly and my life is turning upwards", Manziel said, "so I don't even want to let this get anywhere near the rabbit hole that you were describing".

Author: 0 Dwight Howard fakes giving a Celtics fan his jersey, is extremely petty

Horford drew a shooting foul, while Howard picked up a technical foul for his shove. "If there's one thing I'd like us to get back to it's taking care of the ball at the level we were before the break", said head coach Brad Stevens. After the game , he said he apologized to his teammates for not "doing a better job of keeping [his] composure". The Celtics couldn't find any offensive flow in the first half, connecting on just 38 percent of their attempts from the field (18 of 47) and 34 of ...

Author: 0 Adrian Peterson hits NFL free agency as Vikings decline $18 million option

The seven-time Pro Bowl running back and 2012 NFL MVP has proven doubters wrong before in the past, and is looking to return to form in 2017 after playing in just three games this past season. There are many things that can and will be said about Peterson's 10 years with the Vikings , but the most appropriate might be this: It was complicated.

Sports Seth Rollins vs. Triple H likely to happen at WWE WrestleMania 33
Author: 0 Seth Rollins vs. Triple H likely to happen at WWE WrestleMania 33

Bayley & Sasha Banks by Nia Jax pinning Bayley following a leg drop. Big E & Xavier Woods (with Kofi Kingston) def. Rusev & Jinder Mahal (with Lana) by Xavier Woods rolling up Jinder Mahal. In the main card, Big Show took on Shining Stars in a Two-on-One handicap match, while in another fight Samoa Joe and Cesaro squared off. Roman Reigns entered and the two got into a brawl.

Author: 0 Redskins won't trade Kirk Cousins in 2017

Washington has until Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET to tag him up. Cousins can not enter any negotiations with another team now but that the QB will play in Washington in 2016. There have been rumblings that Cousins wants to leave the team and may not sign a long term deal with anyone besides the San Francisco 49ers. That would certainly spice things up in the NFC West, and be a big get for the 49ers who went into the 2016 season with Blaine Gabbert as their starting quarterback.

Author: 0 NFL Draft: Ravens Earn One Compensatory Pick

According to the NFL Management Council, a team losing more or "better" free agents than it acquired in the previous year is eligible to receive picks. Going into last year's National Football League scouting combine, Rams officials said they were motivated to re-sign key members of the secondary, including Jenkins, a cornerback, and McLeod, a safety.

Sports Khabib Nurmagomedov's father denied entry to United States for UFC 209
Author: 0 Khabib Nurmagomedov's father denied entry to United States for UFC 209

I enjoy this. I talk with him, I enjoy a little bit joke with him, make him nervous. "But I'm afraid he's got left 1.5 years". "For me, for him, for everybody who's going to watch". UFC 209 is all set to pop off this weekend (Sat., March 4, 2017) from inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, as Tyron Woodley defends his welterweight title against Stephen Thompson for the second time in five months after fighting to a majority draw last November at UFC 205.

Sports Claude Puel reacts to controversial disallowed goal in EFL Cup final
Author: 0 Claude Puel reacts to controversial disallowed goal in EFL Cup final

If it's not, it can't count. Puel, whose team ultimately lost the game 3-2, called after the game for video technology to help officials with major decisions. The Saints were the better side on the day and were left ruing Gabbiadini's disallowed goal afterwards. But now since he came here he's been very good, every time he has a chance he puts the ball in.

Sports Toronto Raptors New Additions Pay Off
Author: 0 Toronto Raptors New Additions Pay Off

The Toronto Raptors have been on the cusp of greatness for a few years now, but have never quite managed to get over the hump, as it were. The trade made flawless sense for Toronto. One of the biggest issues with the Raptors' defense is their backbone of Jonas Valanciunas , a lumbering big in serious need of more mobility and lateral quickness to move around the floor and not get blown past so often in pick-and-rolls.

Author: 0 Tim Tebow Arrives At Mets Camp, Says Major Leagues Not Ultimate Goal

Whenever the 29-year-old does inevitably find himself in the Mets' major league clubhouse this spring, baseball culture demands that the team's veterans give him a hard time. "The ultimate goal is to enjoy it every day", Tebow said. Tim Tebow's dream of becoming a professional baseball player still has some life. Tebow, who was asked after BP about his time with the New York Jets and Denver Broncos during a career in the National Football League, made it clear he's taking the long view ...

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: 'We are all playing for our future'

Jurgen Klopp's side were poor at the King Power Stadium on Monday evening and went down to a 3-1 defeat to Leicester City, finding themselves 3-0 down by just after the hour mark before grabbing a consolation through Philippe Coutinho. We've just seen a team fully committed. Klopp was then asked whether some of his players were not as good as he initially thought, with Liverpool seemingly going from title contenders to a side struggling to finish in the top four within a matter of months.

Author: 0 I Expect Liverpool To Now Go And Beat Arsenal - Reds Legend

Henderson has endured a frustrating campaign with a persistent heel injury causing his problems so he'll also be disappointed to be on the treatment table again following his excellent display against Spurs. Twenty minutes later, the hosts had completely revived their party spirit from last season, with Liverpool so kindly gifting them invitations to exploit a flimsy rearguard.