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Sports Seahawks enforcer Kenny Easley inducted into Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Seahawks enforcer Kenny Easley inducted into Hall of Fame

So while enthusiastically embracing their entry into the hall, which happened along with Kurt Warner , Jerry Jones and Jason Taylor on Saturday, Davis and Andersen and Easley represented. "I would argue that, besides the quarterback position, kickers affect the outcome of games more than anyone". Chancellor, meanwhile, has 12 interceptions in his career and Thomas 23, each having already played more career games (Chancellor 101 and Thomas 107) than Easley's 89.

Sports Pablo Sandoval Recalled to MLB Roster by Giants After Brandon Belt Injury
Author: 0 Pablo Sandoval Recalled to MLB Roster by Giants After Brandon Belt Injury

The third baseman, who was released by the Boston Red Sox on July 19, was signed by the Giants to a minor-league contract on July 22 and assigned to Single-A San Jose before moving to Triple-A Sacramento. He had hit at the bottom of the order for the Sox this year until they released him on July 19, swallowing nearly $50 million in his remaining contract to shed him from their roster.

Sports Alexis Sanchez-Thomas Lemar swap deal to make Arsenal and Monaco happy
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez-Thomas Lemar swap deal to make Arsenal and Monaco happy

L'Equipe claims that the Catalan club have stepped up their interest 21-year-old in past few hours and they now pose a "serious" threat to Arsenal in their pursuit to secure his signature. Surely this would be better for both clubs and both players? "All the players who were important last season are important to keep for the club", Jardim was quoted as saying by the Daily Star .

Sports Nationals' Scherzer, Gonzalez to miss starts against Cubs
Author: 0 Nationals' Scherzer, Gonzalez to miss starts against Cubs

The Washington Nationals head to Chicago for a three-game series, starting Friday . The Chicago Cubs will send a rejuvenated John Lackey to the mound to face the former Cubs' starter, Edwin Jackson . Russell missed Thursday's 10-8 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks . Baez tried repeating the feat in the ninth with Jason Heyward on base but struck out against closer Sean Doolittle (fifth save).

Sports Dodgers take on Braves in battle of lefties
Author: 0 Dodgers take on Braves in battle of lefties

It came in a six-run game against beleaguered reliever Tony Cingrani, but Albies and the few Braves fans still around at that point surely don't care. Braves: RHP Julio Teheran had no problems running before the game after leaving Wednesday night's game with cramping in his right thigh. He'll likely make at least one more start before rejoining the Athletics.

Sports Pre-Season Friendly Abandoned After Hannover96 Fans Attack Burnley Home Crowd
Author: 0 Pre-Season Friendly Abandoned After Hannover96 Fans Attack Burnley Home Crowd

Defender Ben Mee opened the scoring for Burnley before police attempted to restore order over an extended half-time interval. While a lot of blame has been levelled at Hannover's visiting fans, who had reportedly chanted about their hatred of England ahead of their clashes with police, it has also been revealed that some sections of the home support had also sung "10 German Bombers" to antagonise the visitors.

Sports Mo Farah wins 5th world championship gold
Author: 0 Mo Farah wins 5th world championship gold

Mo Farah came through one of the toughest 10,000 metres of his career to win gold at the World Athletics Championships on Friday and said it was his mental strength that had made the difference. "I didn't want to let the people down", said the 34-year-old. And, as the wall of sound roared him on, begging and imploring, he hit the front and kicked for home, his winning time was 26:49.51, proving he can win fast too.

Sports Zach Johnson, Thomas Pieters tied for lead at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
Author: 0 Zach Johnson, Thomas Pieters tied for lead at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Rory McIlroy is lurking on four-under-par alongside Zach Johnson and Hideki Matsuyama, while Russell Knox and Jordan Spieth are among a group of six players on three-under-par. "I hit plenty of greens - I think a bit less than yesterday". The 29-year-old found nine (of 14) fairways and 10 greens in regulation, losing 0.326 strokes approaching-the-green but gaining 1.150 off-the-tee.

Author: 0 Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard congratulates Brazilian forward Neymar

Both Bakayoko and Hazard are also unlikely to be involved when Chelsea commence their defence of the Premier League title with a home game against Burnley a week on Saturday. (But) we have to wait for the best moment, the best solution. "If PSG is able to do this, why not?" "For us it's very important to try to improve our squad in the numerical aspect".

Author: 0 Community Shield: For Chelsea, Arsenal, It's More than a Charity Friendly

LC: As much as it pains me to say it, Arsenal were superb and in truth, you should have scored more than two goals. We looked exhausted, fragile and unimaginative that day which foreshadowed the remainder of that very bad season. City and any other suitors may not see him face Chelsea in the Community Shield , though, as he continues to search for sharpness after a summer of global duty and illness.

Sports Swepson included in Australia squad for Bangladesh tour
Author: 0 Swepson included in Australia squad for Bangladesh tour

His withdrawal is precautionary, with the quick's preparation still targeted for the Ashes this summer. Swepson, who has yet to play any form of global cricket, is the fourth spinner in Australia's squad, with the other three being Nathan Lyon, Ashton Agar and Glenn Maxwell.

Sports Fans 'revved up' for NASCAR weekend at the Glen
Author: 0 Fans 'revved up' for NASCAR weekend at the Glen

The former has a top 10 finish in six of his last 10 starts in NY and has placed third or better in three of his last four outings and sixth or better in eight of his last 11 appearances this season, while the latter has top 10 finishes in four of his last five races at Watkins Glen International.

Sports Alvaro Morata rejected Spurs move because of Harry Kane, claims Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata rejected Spurs move because of Harry Kane, claims Mauricio Pochettino

Trippier, who left the stadium supported by crutches and wearing a protective boot, was withdrawn just before the break after two incidents involving the Brazil global Alex Sandro in which he damaged his ankle. Be sure that we need to sign a few players. Tottenham kick off their Premier League campaign with a trip to newly-promoted Newcastle on 13 August.

Sports Latest Rumours on Thomas Lemar and Kingsley Coman
Author: 0 Latest Rumours on Thomas Lemar and Kingsley Coman

The French Champions have had an exodus of players this summer, with Tiemoue Bakayoko joining Chelsea , while Benjamin Mendy and Bernardo Silva moved to Manchester City . It's not only about him, all the young players who were here a year ago and had a great season, Fabinho, Lemar, Kylian, we're talking about them joining other clubs, but they stay focused.

Sports Mkhitaryan one of Jose Mourinho's most trusted men
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan one of Jose Mourinho's most trusted men

It has to be their aim, to win the league. Who else would you like to see Mourinho sign ahead of the new season? Pogba also gave encouragement to a 15-year-old who asked if it was too late to become a professional footballer, and bantered with a fan who asked what he said to Neymar before a pre-season friendly after they were spotted chatting in the tunnel, replying 'We just spoke about life'.

Sports Chelsea boss Antonio Conte thinks he is 'better' thanks to Premier League
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte thinks he is 'better' thanks to Premier League

But with the Gunners buying Alexandre Lacazette, plus keeping Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez so far, Conte feels they have what it takes to claim first spot for the first time since 2004. "In this case, my staff was very good to avoid this type of injuries". Initially laughing off such speculation, getting down to business the Stamford Bridge boss explains that Hazard is "very happy to stay with us, to play with Chelsea " - and it's not hard to see why considering the strong position the ...

Sports Inter Milan Sporting Director Piero Ausilio reveals Ivan Perisic's contract renewal talks
Author: 0 Inter Milan Sporting Director Piero Ausilio reveals Ivan Perisic's contract renewal talks

A deal was close to being agreed between United and Inter for a player who fits the classical Mourinho style . Today, Jose Mourinho is eyeing up to three more signings.... The Italian worldwide was linked with the Blues this week, as manager Antonio Conte is known to be an admirer. The France global, who enjoyed a rosy debut season at Old Trafford , had fallen off the pace somewhat with Mourinho taking over the reins.

Sports Onomah set to join Villa on loan
Author: 0 Onomah set to join Villa on loan

Onomah has played for every England age group from Under-16 upwards and was a member of the squad that won the Under-20 World Cup recently. Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has never sent Onomah on loan before due to a fear of exposing him to so-called lesser coaches.

Sports Steele in the WGC Bridgestone Invitational
Author: 0 Steele in the WGC Bridgestone Invitational

It didn't matter if the event was called the 'NEC World Series of Golf, ' the 'NEC Invitational, ' or the 'WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.' You had to be a tournament victor in order to get into the field. "And I get those from President Bush". They also both like to sink shots from long range. He's seemed to figure something out with the putter over the last month.

Sports Man City striker Iheanacho completes Leicester switch
Author: 0 Man City striker Iheanacho completes Leicester switch

Also, the fact that Manchester City have a buy-back clause for Kelechi Iheanacho speaks volumes of the ability he has for someone of his age. Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare allied fears of fans by revealing that Iheanacho's substitution was precautionary.