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Author: 0 Carolina Panthers at Detroit Lions - 10/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The Panthers defense held strong for the majority of Sunday's win, sacking Lions' quarterback Matthew Stafford five times and forcing a fumble. But the Panthers answered on their next possession, tying the game at 10-10 after a shovel pass from Newton to running back Christian McCaffrey - his first National Football League touchdown.

Sports Joe Thomas explains why tanking doesn't make sense in NFL
Author: 0 Joe Thomas explains why tanking doesn't make sense in NFL

The Jets spent the offseason signing cheap talent and shedding onerous contracts. NY was originally seen as a team ready to tank in hopes of earning the right to select a quarterback first overall in the 2018 NFL Draft. "We'll discuss it", Bowles said. The Jets ranked 30th in the National Football League with six sacks coming into the game, with none from defensive line stars Muhammad Wilkerson and Leonard Williams .

Sports Warriors owner tried to offer Curry below-max contract
Author: 0 Warriors owner tried to offer Curry below-max contract

Following another conquering of the National Basketball Association universe and securing a championship for the Golden State Warriors , point guard Steph Curry was rewarded with a record five-year, $201 million contract. The Warriors are favourites to retain the championship once again with their biggest competition likely to come from Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Sports Hatton holds on as Fisher hits record 61
Author: 0 Hatton holds on as Fisher hits record 61

With a strong lead heading into the final round, Hatton is eager to make history at St Andrews. Hatton, 25, opened up a 7-shot lead with four birdies on the front nine and gained a further shot on the 14th - he dropped only 2 shots during the tournament - to finish three ahead of fellow Englishman Fisher for his second European Tour title.

Sports Carson Palmer throws for 291 yards as Cardinals fall to Eagles
Author: 0 Carson Palmer throws for 291 yards as Cardinals fall to Eagles

The Eagles weren't any easier to stop with their rushing attack, gaining 122 yards and seemingly moving the ball at will. Fitzgerald became the third player in National Football League history to catch a pass in 200 consecutive games. In a game with highlight after highlight, nothing was better than the team's first quarter touchdown celebration after a Torrey Smith strike. Eagles DE Vinny Curry recorded his first sack of the season.

Author: 0 Kaepernick Says He'll Stand For The Anthem If A Team Signs Him

La Canfora detailed Kaepernick's recent workout regimen, which includes the QB waking up at 4 a.m.to travel from New York City to New Jersey, where he runs football drills and throws more than 100 passes a day, in addition to working out in a gym.

Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr. Carted Off Field After Painful-Looking Leg Injury

OUT: After playing in 84 straight games, Giants DE Olivier Vernon (ankle) was sidelined for the first time in his career. ESPN reporter Jordan Raanan said on Twitter that Beckham Jr is set to have surgery. It was easily his most explosive game of the season, as well. Orleans Darkwa scored on a 23-yard run and the Giants got a safety in scoring their first first-quarter points this season.

Author: 0 Chargers at Giants: Who has the edge?

The Giants (0-5) jumped out to a 9-0 first-quarter lead, which included their first points scored on offense in the first quarter since a 22-yard field goal by Robbie Gould in the 2016 regular-season finale against Washington. WR MISERY: Giants WRs Sterling Shepard and Brandon Marshall left the game on the same second-quarter series with sprained left ankles. Philip Rivers threw a 10-yard touchdown pass to Melvin Gordon with 2:58 to play and the Los Angeles Chargers rallied to beat ...

Sports India v USA post-match review
Author: 0 India v USA post-match review

However, Matos said his boys will give "Colombia a run for their money". Suresh Singh Wangjam, who started the match and put on an impressive show, spoke with the press after Team India held a closed door practice session at one of the practice pitches inside the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium complex.

Sports Egypt becomes second African country to qualify for the World Cup
Author: 0 Egypt becomes second African country to qualify for the World Cup

Ferebory Dore gave the hosts a surprise lead in the 24th minute but Egypt swiftly responded, equalising four minutes before the break before Ahly playmaker Abdallah El-Said netted a precious victor in the 58 minute. Salah stepped up and converted the spot-kick to secure the victory. "Saleh Gomaa will be a suitable replacement for the injured Abdallah El-Said", Cuper said.

Sports Vice President Mike Pence leaves NFL game because of players who protested
Author: 0 Vice President Mike Pence leaves NFL game because of players who protested

I am proud of him and @SecondLady Karen. The pool of journalists accompanying the vice president was not allowed into the stadium and was asked to stay in their vans. Other teams have linked arms in solidarity during the anthem, while teams like the San Francisco 49ers - whose former quarterback Colin Kaepernick started the protest a year ago - have knelt and placed their hands over their hearts during the anthem.

Sports 3 keys to Astros-Red Sox ALDS Game 3
Author: 0 3 keys to Astros-Red Sox ALDS Game 3

The Boston Red Sox have taken designated hitter Eduardo Nunez off their playoff roster because of a knee injury and replaced him with outfielder Chris Young . But that was against non-contending Tampa Bay, Baltimore and Cincinnati. The 2015 Cy Young Award victor is 26-8 over the last three years in regular-season and playoff starts at Minute Maid Park and, understandably, expects an edge pitching in front of his Keuchel's Korner fan base.

Sports NLDS Game 2, Cubs vs. Nationals: highlights, recap, and more
Author: 0 NLDS Game 2, Cubs vs. Nationals: highlights, recap, and more

The Chicago Cubs , until the 6th inning had only one base runner, an Addison Russell walk in the 2nd inning. In short, he was brilliant. The bats for both teams stayed pretty quiet for the next few innings as the Nats managed only one more hit off Cubs starter Jon Lester , and Nats starter Gio Gonzalez only surrendered one other hit over his five innings.

Author: 0 Michigan QB Wilton Speight has multiple back fractures

MI did receive the ball back with 40 second to play, but with no timeouts, they were forced to eventually attempt a Hail Mary which was batted down by Spartan linebacker Joe Bachie with zeroes on the clock. Tomorrow the Spartans take on the Wolverines at the Big House in Ann Arbor. It was a crushing blow to the Wolverines' championship aspirations. Safety Andrew Dowell, who had two interceptions, said it was a dream-big moment, the kind Dantonio tells his players to believe in.

Sports Chris Eubank Jnr defeats Avni Yildirim with third round knock-out
Author: 0 Chris Eubank Jnr defeats Avni Yildirim with third round knock-out

Jamie Cox in the Semi Finals and will be one more step closer to capturing the Muhammad Ali Trophy. Following Eubank Jr's victory on Saturday night, Eubank Sr was on the scene again and one eagle-eyed tweeter noticed something pretty damn amusing about Eubank Sr's actions while his son spoke.

Sports Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers - 10/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Jacksonville Jaguars at Pittsburgh Steelers - 10/8/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Bell appeared to be on a one-man mission to get the Steelers offense back on track. How Bell and Fournette run will be intriguing considering the Steelers and Jaguars boast the league's two best pass defenses. Will last week's dust up carry over into today's game? The game features the league's top two pass defenses and pass-rushing teams. But that's a problem the Jaguars will probably face all season.

Sports N'Golo Kante suffers muscle injury on worldwide duty
Author: 0 N'Golo Kante suffers muscle injury on worldwide duty

The central midfielder appeared to be suffering from a hamstring problem as was taken off just 34 minutes into the key World Cup qualifier, raising fears he could be sidelined for Chelsea after the global break. According to Goal , there is now a concern that Kante could be out for Chelsea's upcoming fixtures. Meanwhile, Kante's absence will allow Tiemoue Bakayoko to put a marker for himself in the team, with Danny Drinkwater still unavailable through injury.

Author: 0 Italy great Pirlo to retire from football

You don't have to carry on until you are 50. I'm going to do something else at 38. "At 38 it is right to give young players the space to develop, I'm not angry, instead I will look to help my teammates and the coach". Andrea Pirlo , one of the greatest of all time, has announced that he will retire in 2017. In the summer of 2011, he was released by AC Milan as they saw his best years were behind him but on the contrary, another Italian legend Gianluigi Buffon infamously called him ...