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Sports Texans at Bengals: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Author: 0 Texans at Bengals: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

It was Watson's first career National Football League start and it was also his 22nd birthday. Two plays later, Watson scrambled on third-and-15, broke two tackles and raced 49 yards for a touchdown, putting the Texans ahead 10-3. This is only the second time I've done this in my career and it's only to defend a client where I felt he wasn't getting defended properly by the team or the media.

Sports Oklahoma State's Rudolph shows National Football League form in rout of Pitt
Author: 0 Oklahoma State's Rudolph shows National Football League form in rout of Pitt

Pitt was focused on stopping Washington after he racked up 296 yards and two touchdowns against the Panthers a year ago. In addition to Rudolph's prolific afternoon, the Cowboys became the first offense since Texas Tech in 2005 to have four different receivers finish with 100 or more yards receiving in a single game, as Jalen McCleskey (162 yards), James Washington (124), Ateman (109) and Dillon Stoner (100) all hit the 100-yard threshold.

Sports Redknapp leaves Birmingham after sixth straight defeat
Author: 0 Redknapp leaves Birmingham after sixth straight defeat

The 70-year-old, whose coaching career has included Tottenham Hotspur and Portsmouth, was briefly hailed as a saviour after he kept Birmingham in the division last term having taken over following a disastrous spell in charge by Italian Gianfranco Zola .

Sports Northern Illinois vs. Nebraska football
Author: 0 Northern Illinois vs. Nebraska football

Riley said his defense will see receiver D.J. Brown running fly sweeps, quarterback runs, perimeter screens and quick throws to wide receivers if cornerbacks give them a cushion. Fortunate or unfortunate, Nebraska took its first lead with 11:14 remaining on Lee's 1-yard quarterback sneak. Senior placekicker and Omaha Westside native Christian Hagan missed a 39-yard field goal, giving Nebraska the ball back with 11:16 left in the first half.

Sports Tigers' Ferguson ready for UCLA
Author: 0 Tigers' Ferguson ready for UCLA

With the game kicking off around 9 a.m. PT, UCLA appeared to be asleep early, as Memphis' first play was an 80-yard run by Darrell Henderson, leading to a quick touchdown. Memphis quarterback Riley Ferguson was 23 for 38 passing with 398 yards and six touchdowns. Memphis' only other game was marred by bad weather, forcing the Tigers to lean on their running game in a win over Louisiana-Monroe.

Sports Texas A&M WR flips off fans running to locker room at halftime
Author: 0 Texas A&M WR flips off fans running to locker room at halftime

Not a great start to the season for the Aggies. Coach Kevin Sumlin has been squarely in the crosshairs of Texas A&M fans and the media. Texas A&M hosts Louisiana-Lafayette this Saturday before playing its SEC opener against Arkansas the following week in Arlington, Texas.

Author: 0 Paulinho's late strike helps Barcelona maintain 100% start in La Liga

It was Dembele's first league start in a Barcelona shirt, but it lasted less than half and hour. The first goal Barca conceded in the league this season was certainly a special one, with the ball dropping to Shibasaki just outside the box from Markel Bergara's tee-up and the Japanese midfielder making the sweetest first-time connection to send it flying past Marc-Andre ter Stegen into the corner of the net.

Sports Utah Jazz unveil new gold 'Statement' jersey
Author: 0 Utah Jazz unveil new gold 'Statement' jersey

It's not yet clear how often teams will wear these new uniforms, but hopefully it's a lot because they sure are pretty sharp. It will be interesting to see what style changes teams go through during the next few years. Welcome to the 2017 National Basketball Association, when a jersey isn't just a thing you wear, it's how to get highlights of your favorite players.

Sports It's going to be PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara, AGAIN!
Author: 0 It's going to be PV Sindhu vs Nozomi Okuhara, AGAIN!

Since then, the Korean player has climbed up to world ranking. However, Bingjioa made a resounding comeback in the second game to win it 21-17 to level the tie and send jitters in the Indian camp. Sindhu trails 3-5 in head-to-head record against Bingjiao. Sindhu thus set up a mouth-watering a clash with Japans Nozomi Okuhara, her nemesis at the recent World Championship final which saw the two battle for an hour and 50 minutes at Glasgow last month.

Sports Ozil Planning To Quit Arsenal
Author: 0 Ozil Planning To Quit Arsenal

Bild , via The Manchester Evening News are reporting that there's been no movement since February in terms of Ozil extending his stay at Arsenal and that the former Schalke and Werder Bremen man is keen on a switch to United, where he would play under Mourinho for the second time of his career.

Sports Sandusky's son pleads guilty to 14 counts of child sexual abuse
Author: 0 Sandusky's son pleads guilty to 14 counts of child sexual abuse

Sandusky, 41, pleaded guilty a week ahead of his trial, which was scheduled to begin in Centre County, Pa. Two counts of criminal solicitation of child pornography, all felonies, and two misdemeanor counts of corruption of minors. The crimes were uncovered late past year when a girl told her father that Sandusky had texted her repeatedly, asking her to send him naked photos. Jeffrey Sandusky's plea deal comes a week before his trial was slated to begin on the charges, and almost six ...

Sports Aussies in early Davis Cup setback, Serbia level with France
Author: 0 Aussies in early Davis Cup setback, Serbia level with France

A tired Darcis left the court down 1-2 in the fourth set for treatment and departed again after the fourth set, but could never regain the stinging serve or shot-making facility he displayed in the first three sets. "I love to win". "I gave everything. I put my heart on the court and that made the difference to finish the match". Former world number one Hewitt, a revered Davis Cup servant in Australia, has been credited for bringing out the best in Kyrgios.

Author: 0 Saints Boss Pellegrino To Make Late Call On Van Dijk

Even 5,000 miles away, and in a stadium devoted to an entirely different sport, Liverpool owner John W Henry can't get away from talk about Virgil van Dijk . Pellegrino acknowledged Palace could switch their playing style under the former England manager, whose teams are known for prioritising defensive solidity.

Author: 0 Eagles' injury report: CB Ronald Darby and more out vs. Chiefs

They're looking to continue their sharp play from week one. Chiefs coach Andy Reid was Philadelphia's coach from 1999 to 2012 and led the Eagles to five NFC Championship Games. Here are a couple of plays the Chiefs were expecting from Hill. "I think more just knowing the people, knowing the personnel, knowing the coaching staff, how they think, how we think is the biggest similarity", Pederson said.

Sports Gennady Golovkin Vs. Canelo Alvarez: 5 Things To Know
Author: 0 Gennady Golovkin Vs. Canelo Alvarez: 5 Things To Know

If he wins the fight, gets the victor of those two: "it's a fantastic position to be in, he can write his own cheques", Warren said. "You can go back home or go to the hospital". At 5-feet, 9-inches tall, Alvarez hails from Mexico and is now seen and ranked as the best Mexican fighter in the world. Both of these guys can see a pot of gold there.

Sports Current account deficit increases to 2.4% of GDP in Q1
Author: 0 Current account deficit increases to 2.4% of GDP in Q1

Net FDI in the first quarter of this fiscal stood at $7.2 billion against $3.9 billion in the year-ago quarter. Nomura had pointed out in a report that it expected the CAD to widen to a four-year high of 3% of GDP . Ganesh Kumar Gupta, president, Federation of Indian Export Organisations, said he is anxious about future growth as exporters have stopped taking orders with little or no working capital at their disposal due to blockage of funds under GST and uncertainties looming large on ...

Sports UEFA opens cases against Arsenal, Cologne after crowd disorder
Author: 0 UEFA opens cases against Arsenal, Cologne after crowd disorder

Speaking before UEFA's ruling, Wenger said Arsenal had done everything possible to manage the situation and should not face ramifications. Instead, we fans were faced with poor football and some seasons in Germany's second tier. The Gunners have been charged with the blocking public stairways in the overpopulated away section, while the visitors have been hit with four breaches of the disciplinary code.

Sports McDermott recalls knowledge of Panthers ahead of Sunday game
Author: 0 McDermott recalls knowledge of Panthers ahead of Sunday game

There was a little bit more surprise around the departure of Brandon Beane, but similar reactions as Beane had worked his way up for a long time in Carolina and was handling a huge amount of work and responsibility for the team- the consensus to both was that they are two bright, talented up-and-comers in the league that Carolina was lucky to hold on to for as long as it did.