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Sports Michael Vaughan's England XI for the first Ashes Test against Australia
Author: 0 Michael Vaughan's England XI for the first Ashes Test against Australia

The nine-wicket victory over the West Indies at Lord's may not give the best indication of how the Ashes will unfold, but England captain Root believes his side can do "something special" in Australia . "The catching has been awful, especially in the last couple of Tests", he said. Bayliss said: 'That's the big question, whether the three guys we have been speaking about all summer have done enough.

Sports Chicago teen found dead inside hotel's walk-in freezer
Author: 0 Chicago teen found dead inside hotel's walk-in freezer

Jenkins' mother, Tereasa Martin, told reporters that police suggested as much, noting that her 19-year-old probably froze to death after trapping herself in the freezer, though an autopsy has yet to officially determine the cause of death. on Saturday. "I believe that someone in this hotel killed my child". "I just happen to know there's work being done on some new facilities over there, so there is some construction activity where a new restaurant is being built, and (she was found) in ...

Sports Eric Berry Tears Achilles in Win Against Patriots
Author: 0 Eric Berry Tears Achilles in Win Against Patriots

The Chiefs produced an excellent performance to shock the defending Super Bowl champions in the season opener on Thursday, with All-Pro safety Berry at the forefront as he all but shut down tight end Rob Gronkowski . The celebration of the Chiefs 42-27 win over New England was almost underway when an injury to one of the team's biggest defensive stars put a damper on the biggest night for Kansas City football in years.

Author: 0 Frank de Boer's future at Crystal Palace hanging by a thread

Wood scored the only goal at Burnley by pouncing on Lee Chung Yong's woefully underhit backpass and beating onrushing goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey . If both the goal and the manner of it suggested De Boer's players were eager to hasten his exit, they responded. I think the first half performance killed the game for us so we have to improve on that.

Sports DE Hicks agrees to 4-year extension with Bears
Author: 0 DE Hicks agrees to 4-year extension with Bears

Hicks, 27, had a career-high seven sacks in 16 starts last season. Hicks was traded to the Patriots three games into the 2015 season. The Bears have built up an impressive front seven the past couple of years. While he had ranked tied for 29th in the National Football League among defensive ends with an average salary of $5 million, the new deal at $12 million per season will push him into a tie for seventh at the position, per Spotrac .

Sports Cleveland Indians extend win streak to 18 with sweep of Baltimore Orioles
Author: 0 Cleveland Indians extend win streak to 18 with sweep of Baltimore Orioles

Manager Dusty Baker already is trying to give his regulars rest down the stretch - Matt Wieters and Jayson Werth sat out both Saturday and Sunday, while Daniel Murphy, Ryan Zimmerman, Anthony Rendon and Michael A. Francisco Lindor opened the bottom of the first with a double, then advanced to third on a bloop single from Lonnie Chisenhall . Carlos Santana scored on Bruce's single past a drawn-in infield, and then added an RBI double in the fifth.

Sports Pochettino hails Kane as 'unbelievable' after hitting 100th goal
Author: 0 Pochettino hails Kane as 'unbelievable' after hitting 100th goal

After scoring four goals in the space of a week, Tottenham star Harry Kane earned high praise from his manager Mauricio Pochettino after the ex-Southampton boss drew comparisons between his old global team-mate and Spurs' clinical striker, according to the Daily Mail .

Sports Jose Mourinho explains why Manchester United are evolving this season
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho explains why Manchester United are evolving this season

Romelu Lukaku put United ahead early in the second half only for Choupo-Moting's second to earn Stoke a creditable draw - a result that frustrates Matic, part of the Chelsea side which won the title last season. "There was an evolution in the other clubs; there was no evolution in this club", Mourinho told the Sunday Times . Moyes was simply too incompetent to ever guide United forward, while Van Gaal could never really engender a style that his players or supporters ever truly believed in.

Author: 0 Stoke vs. Manchester United live stream

United struggled in the first three years after Ferguson's retirement in 2013, with David Moyes lasting just eight months before Louis van Gaal took over as the long-term replacement in the wake of a four-game Ryan Giggs caretaker stint. However, in our preview, we are going for a 2-1 United win as our prediction . "It's always important to be at the top of the table if you can".

Sports Ravens beat Bengals 20-0 the old-fashioned way: 5 turnovers
Author: 0 Ravens beat Bengals 20-0 the old-fashioned way: 5 turnovers

Maclin had the big play, the 48-yard touchdown reception, but Wallace had one catch for eight yard and Breshad Perriman had one for five yards even though he was targeted four times. Baltimore sacked him five times. A pass off Suggs' helmet was intercepted by slot cornerback Lardarius Webb and turned into a touchdown one play later.

Sports We shook hands - Guardiola laments Sancho's Manchester City exit
Author: 0 We shook hands - Guardiola laments Sancho's Manchester City exit

Guardiola was keen for Sancho to test himself against the best City had to offer and insisted he would never guarantee any player game time. Maybe Sergio and Gabriel won't play and we'll play a false nine. "After that, for the next two or three weeks, he didn't appear in the training sessions". City are interested in securing a deal for the West Brom defender and are set to return with a £30million bid before Thursday's transfer deadline after having an initial offer rejected.

Sports Farah grabs fourth Great North Run crown
Author: 0 Farah grabs fourth Great North Run crown

Kenya's Mary Keitany won the elite women's with the third fastest time in its history as Vivian Cheruiyot came second and fellow countrywoman Caroline Kipkirui came third. Mo Farah, one of the world's all-time great distance runners, announced on Sunday that he will return to the London Marathon in 2018. Robertson was six seconds back in second place, with Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa coming third.

Sports Andrew Luck may be out for an extended period of time
Author: 0 Andrew Luck may be out for an extended period of time

Scott Tolzien will start on Sunday against the Rams , and it appears that he'll start until Luck is ready to return. Overall, other bright spots for the Colts were few and far between. He had two touchdowns and seven interceptions. The Indianapolis Colts may be in for another disappointing season. Luck, 27, completed 63.5 percent of his passes for 4,240 yards, 31 touchdowns and 13 interceptions in 15 starts previous year for the Colts .

Sports Seahawks versus Packers week one
Author: 0 Seahawks versus Packers week one

With essentially an extra defensive back in the middle of the field, Wilson's timing on the quick passing plays could be disrupted, forcing him to make errant throws to receivers on the outside and down the field - which happened in Week 14 a year ago when he threw five interceptions and completed only 56.4 percent of his passes.

Sports Newton passes for 2 TDs in Panthers' 23-3 win
Author: 0 Newton passes for 2 TDs in Panthers' 23-3 win

But Newton , who went 14-for-25 passing for 171 yards and two scores, was in control of the offense and got the ball into the hands of his playmakers rather than trying to be the playmaker. He was 8-of-19 for 105 yards in the first half with a touchdown and an interception. That set up Newton's 9-yard touchdown pass to Stewart as Carolina increased its lead to 20-0 with 11:24 left in the third quarter.

Author: 0 Falcons hold on for hard-fought win over Bears

Nine plays and 75 yards later, the Bears matched with their own touchdown: a pass right that Tarik Cohen took the right pylon for a 19-yard score. Mike Glennon nearly led the Bears to an upset win over the Falcons, so there was something in Chicago to be excited about.

Sports Texans have tough choice between Tom Savage, Deshaun Watson on short week
Author: 0 Texans have tough choice between Tom Savage, Deshaun Watson on short week

On the other hand, Watson is already 5-of-8 for 37 yards and one touchdown since entering the game in the second half. After watching Tom Savage struggle through the first half against the Jaguars , O'Brien made a decision to let Deshaun Watson start the second half, and the gamble paid off nearly immediately.

Author: 0 Buffalo Bills vs New York Jets: Three Keys to the Game

I don't have anything against Rex. We'll see what the Bills can do to improve next week against the Carolina Panthers. In three of those five seasons McCoy has rushed for at least 1,300 yards, including a career-best 1,607 yards in 2013.

Sports Carson Wentz remains impossible to tackle
Author: 0 Carson Wentz remains impossible to tackle

Shortly after the Redskins defense got them on the board, the offense changed up their gameplan on offense. Kelly was sacked a year later and Foles is now Carson Wentz's backup after stints in St. You can't underestimate how important that is. "Trent Williams is the best in the game", Graham said of Williams. "That's between him and whoever he talks to".