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Sports Georgia QB Jacob Eason Injures Leg Against Appalachian State
Author: 0 Georgia QB Jacob Eason Injures Leg Against Appalachian State

The Appalachian State defender was flagged for a late hit on the play. When both Nick Chubb and Sony Michel made a decision to return for their senior seasons with Georgia , it looked like the Bulldogs would have one of the best backfields in the NCAA on paper.

Sports Johnson takes clubhouse lead at TPC Boston
Author: 0 Johnson takes clubhouse lead at TPC Boston

After winning the Northern Trust tournament in NY, last week, Johnson kept in the groove in Boston after a five-under-par 66 saw him take a one-shot advantage from the first round's play. "It's a tournament I've always cherished". "I played well tee-to-green, and it made for a stress-free day on a very hard day". His first of many majestic drives - this one on his opening hole at the 10th tee - set up a nice angle coming into the green.

Author: 0 Gamecocks prove experts wrong, defeat NC State in football opener

Deebo Samuel opened the game with a 97-yard kickoff return. It was a huge win for a team that was a combined 16-22 over the past three seasons but finished strong a year ago to make a bowl game. The Gamecocks traded scores with the Wolfpack in the first half, relinquishing a cheap TD just before halftime for a 21-21 tie at intermission. Down 35-28 with three minutes to go, the Wolfpack forced a big punt, and quarterback Ryan Finley got set to go to work.

Sports Gamecocks prove experts wrong, defeat NC State in football opener
Author: 0 Gamecocks prove experts wrong, defeat NC State in football opener

Deebo Samuel opened the game with a 97-yard kickoff return. It was a huge win for a team that was a combined 16-22 over the past three seasons but finished strong a year ago to make a bowl game. The Gamecocks traded scores with the Wolfpack in the first half, relinquishing a cheap TD just before halftime for a 21-21 tie at intermission. Down 35-28 with three minutes to go, the Wolfpack forced a big punt, and quarterback Ryan Finley got set to go to work.

Sports Watch South Carolina open season with 97-yard kick return
Author: 0 Watch South Carolina open season with 97-yard kick return

Plus, that defense, boasting four returning senior starters, led by ends Bradley Chubb and Kentavius Street - who combined for 31 tackles for loss last season - largely held Gamecocks not named Deebo Samuel in check. N.C. State quarterback Ryan Finley threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another. The Gamecocks' defense made a stand at after N.C. State reached the 8-yard line in the final seconds.

Sports Southgate: England lucky to have Kane
Author: 0 Southgate: England lucky to have Kane

He's great for our club. "Some chairmen are different, but he does what he does and feels it's the best way to help the team". On the other hand and as soon as September comes around everything changes. Kane, despite being the reigning Premier League Golden Boot holder, has not scored a single goal in August in recent seasons, prompting many to declare the coincidence as a curse.

Sports Gareth Southgate: 'England did a professional job'
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate: 'England did a professional job'

After breaking a 12-game drought in style with a brace on Friday, England and Tottenham Hotspur forward Harry Kane chose to see the amusing side of his "August curse" with a light-hearted tweet. "That said , Harry throughout the game is always a threat - (he had) a good header in the first five minutes - and he will score goals for us". It's something that we've got to change.

Sports Patriots trade QB Jacoby Brissett to the Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett
Author: 0 Patriots trade QB Jacoby Brissett to the Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett

The Indianapolis Colts are finally coming around to the fact that Andrew Luck will not be ready for their Week 1 opener against the Los Angeles Rams, his surgically repaired shoulder not yet healed enough to play. In addition to the Patriots, the Cleveland Browns and Baltimore Ravens were also reportedly in the running for the receiver. Then the Patriots executed their fifth trade of the week and third of the day, sending the seventh-round draft pick they received earlier for ...

Sports Browns trade for Steelers WR Sammie Coates
Author: 0 Browns trade for Steelers WR Sammie Coates

The former third-round pick out of Auburn caught 21 passes for 435 yards and scored two touchdowns last season and now faces his former team in Week 1. Haden signed a three year contract with Pittsburgh. For the second year in a row, the Cleveland Browns and Pittsburgh Steelers make a trade with one another on roster cut down day.

Sports Drake donates $200K to JJ Watt's hurricane relief fund
Author: 0 Drake donates $200K to JJ Watt's hurricane relief fund

Among those donating Friday was Arnold Schwartzenegger, who said he contributed $100,000 to the effort. "You are the best". "My first phase is what I'm doing is this weekend, my teammates and I have semi-trucks rolling in from out of town that we filled up", Watt said on CNN.

Sports Texas loses to Maryland in Tom Herman's debut
Author: 0 Texas loses to Maryland in Tom Herman's debut

It won't be all rainbows and butterflies for Maryland though, quarterback Tyler Pigrome twisted his knee and had to leave in the third quarter. His status at this time is unknown. Texas would steal back some of the momentum a couple minutes later, thanks to none other than Hill. Junior running back Ty Johnson and freshman Lorenzo Harrison were one of the best running back tandems in the Big Ten - if not, country - last year, and they appear well on their way to doing it again.

Sports MI kicks off by beating Florida
Author: 0 MI kicks off by beating Florida

After the offense went three-and-out, Pineiro had a chance to give the Gators a 10-point lead. Michigan's defense held Florida to 153 total yards, including 20 rushing. MI began this season with the fewest returning starters of any FBS team. A 2-point pass from Hurts to Ridley staked Alabama to a 21-7 lead with 1:41 to play in the third quarter.

Sports No. 4 USC escapes Western Michigan's upset bid
Author: 0 No. 4 USC escapes Western Michigan's upset bid

Jake Olson , blind since age 12, just snapped for the first time in a live game. Four players carried the ball at least seven times and all gained at least 30 yards. A pick six on Western Michigan's next possession would be the final nail in the Broncos' coffin. Defensively, Western Michigan football gave up 353.6 total yards, 200.1 in passing and 153.6 in rushing per game.

Sports Diafra Sakho future up in the air
Author: 0 Diafra Sakho future up in the air

Sky Sports' Kaveh Solhekol claims that the east Londoners understand the striker's personal problems, which were initially a factor in his desire to leave the Hammers , but after talking with his current employers, it's said that a new deal could have been tabled in order to prolong his stay in Stratford.

Sports Diego Schwartzman pulls off shock US Open win over Marin Cilic
Author: 0 Diego Schwartzman pulls off shock US Open win over Marin Cilic

After beating Tsonga in round two, Shapovalov had a stroke of luck when third-round opponent Kyle Edmund suffered a back problem during the third set and pulled out with the Canadian leading 3-6 6-3 6-3 1-0. "I just worry about the next match and the next match and the next match", Muguruza said. Women's winners Friday included No. 3 Garbine Muguruza and No.

Sports Led Coalition Keeps Monitoring IS Convoy in Syria
Author: 0 Led Coalition Keeps Monitoring IS Convoy in Syria

But Mr Macron said that the fight against ISIL was a priority for France, which has endured a string of terror attacks that have killed more than 230 people since 2015, some planned in Syria. Assad, accused of using chemical weapons and brutally treating his opponents, stays in power in Damascus. US officials have criticized the transfer of hundreds of militants and civilians who are bound for an IS-held area near the Iraqi border, saying the extremists should be killed on the battlefield.

Sports Mexico agrees with USA to continue 'serious' NAFTA talks
Author: 0 Mexico agrees with USA to continue 'serious' NAFTA talks

He also stated that he spoke to Abbott, adding in Spanish, "We will identify specific aid that we can provide". "Yes. I have, and we are". In August and September 2008 and again in October 2016, Cuba turned down offers of assistance following devastation from hurricanes Ike, Gustav, and Matthew, trotting out exhausted, empty, anti-imperial rhetoric as justification for rejecting aid.

Sports Alexis Sanchez set to remain with Arsenal despite Man City interest
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez set to remain with Arsenal despite Man City interest

Big-spending Manchester City are set to test Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger's insistence that Chile forward Alexis Sanchez will not be leaving the Gunners this summer. We spoke to PaddyPower about the market around with Sanchez - they are odds-on at 8/13 that he joins Manchester City this week. Recent reports suggested that Pep Guardiola's team were ready to offer a player-plus-cash deal involving Raheem Sterling but that was dismissed as both clubs are keen on a cash-only deal.

Sports Manchester City confident of completing deal for Alexis Sánchez
Author: 0 Manchester City confident of completing deal for Alexis Sánchez

Manchester City are keen on signing the Chile global and are said to be preparing an improved offer on the final day of the transfer window after their first bid of £50m was rejected by the Gunners. The Mirror report that the two clubs have "agreed in principle" to the transfer. It is understood that Sterling is the player Pep Guardiola and Manchester City have proposed for the deal.