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Sports Terrell Davis' kids couldn't care less about dad's Hall of Fame speech
Author: 0 Terrell Davis' kids couldn't care less about dad's Hall of Fame speech

Apparently whoever was tasked with tracking down a picture of Morten Andersen in a soccer uniform isn't very proficient with Google Images. "And suddenly I had 80 new friends, just like that". "It's a tight squeeze. I hope it's not another 21 years where no one gets in". It didn't take him long to adjust as Easley earned AFC Defensive Rookie of the Year honors in 1981 making a career-high 107 tackles.

Sports Pablo Sandoval could be in Giants lineup Saturday night
Author: 0 Pablo Sandoval could be in Giants lineup Saturday night

Manager Bruce Bochy put Sandoval in the cleanup spot on his lineup card and when he was announced prior to coming up to bat, Sandoval received a nice ovation from fans. After a forgettable stint with Boston, Sandoval is back where he enjoyed the most success of his career. He hit just.237 with a horrendous.286 on-base percentage in 161 games.

Sports Manchester City, Liverpool and Barcelona enter race for Arsenal target Thomas Lemar
Author: 0 Manchester City, Liverpool and Barcelona enter race for Arsenal target Thomas Lemar

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 . According to French newspaper L'Equipe (Football Insider's Aramide Oladipo ), Barca "pose a serious threat" in the race for Lemar after Paris Saint-Germain signed Neymar for €222 million (£200 million).

Sports Murphy hits 2 homers, Nationals beat Cubs
Author: 0 Murphy hits 2 homers, Nationals beat Cubs

Red Sox 3, White Sox 2, 11 innings: Mitch Moreland homered with two outs in the 11th inning, lifting the Red Sox over the White Sox at Fenway Park. "When you get through seven, it felt real good". When you are constantly going night (then) day, or day, day, day, and it's hot during the summertime, it matters. After a slow start to the season, the Cubs have looked more like a defending World Series champion in recent weeks.

Sports Dodgers' Streak of 53 Straight Wins After Leading Snapped by Braves
Author: 0 Dodgers' Streak of 53 Straight Wins After Leading Snapped by Braves

The slumping Braves were shut down by Maeda (10-4) but cut their deficit to one run with Johan Camargo's two-run homer off Josh Ravin in the eighth. "Definitely a day that I will never forget", Sims said. I used all types of pitches effectively. The Braves have lost 12 of 15 since reaching.500 at 45-45 on July 16.

Sports Mo Farah defends his10,000m title in London
Author: 0 Mo Farah defends his10,000m title in London

Farah came out later in the week and won the 5,000m, and hasn't lost a championship race since. Farah has not been beaten over 10,000m since 2011 - a run of nine races. She said: "I'll never forget an interview he did a few years ago where he said to give him cold, hard facts, to give him proof, or to leave him alone".

Author: 0 Antonio Conte laughs off rumours of Barcelona move for Eden Hazard

However, Conte insists the Belgian star, who will miss this weekend's Community Shield clash with Arsenal , is not for sale while also confirming the Blues remain in the market for additions. Now we have to wait. But if PSG is able to do this, why not? The situation is clear for me that the player, agent and the club knew very well the future of the player in the summer, they knew very well.

Author: 0 Wenger shares ambitious Arsenal Premier League target for 2017-18 campaign

Chelsea should arrive at Wembley emboldened by a title success secured with the second-highest points total in Premier League history. 'You could expect that some teams will be stronger as well and take points from them'. One season out of the Champions League may be too much for 28-year-old Sanchez. I want to make it a special group. While it's important to remember that the Community Shield is still just a friendly - and thus Victor Moses is available since he can not serve his ...

Sports Bird replaces Pattinson on Bangladesh tour
Author: 0 Bird replaces Pattinson on Bangladesh tour

Swepson will join Nathan Lyon, the offspinner, and Ashton Agar, the left-arm spinner with Glenn Maxwell's part-time offspin also there to call on. Swepson, who has yet to play any form of worldwide cricket, is the fourth spinner in Australia's squad, with the other three being Nathan Lyon, Ashton Agar and Glenn Maxwell.

Sports Walker takes lead at WGC as McIlroy finds a birdie
Author: 0 Walker takes lead at WGC as McIlroy finds a birdie

Two-time major victor Zach Johnson gave playing partner Rory McIlroy a lesson in scoring to claim a share of the lead heading into the final round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron. Frustration proved the order of the back nine as McIlroy had to settle for mid-range birdie putts, many of which shaved the hole and stayed out. Despite battling through noticeable back pain, Day shot a four-under 66.

Sports Tottenham Receive Massive Boost in Pursuit of Argentine Centre-Back Juan Foyth
Author: 0 Tottenham Receive Massive Boost in Pursuit of Argentine Centre-Back Juan Foyth

But the 26-year-old was unable to see out the first half and was eventually replaced by Kyle Walker-Peters four minutes before the break. We need to assess him on Monday and then we will see. Spurs have identified the right-back position as an area that requires strengthening, and Sky sources understand they have considered making a move for Hoffenheim's Jeremy Toljan after cooling their interest in Porto's Ricardo Perreira.

Sports AS Monaco winger Thomas Lemar asks to leave AS Monaco?
Author: 0 AS Monaco winger Thomas Lemar asks to leave AS Monaco?

The Ligue 1 champions have already sold Bernardo Silva, Benjamin Mendy and Tiemoue Bakayoko, while Kylian Mbappe has also been linked with an exit. For Arsenal , they could use this bid as a negotiating barometer to orchestrate a swap that involves Thomas Lemar and Alexis Sanchez, which could be the best outcome for both parties.

Sports Manchester United vs Real Madrid: Potential XI with Jose Mourinho's strongest midfield
Author: 0 Manchester United vs Real Madrid: Potential XI with Jose Mourinho's strongest midfield

Matic was the third signing of the summer for United, after Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku moved from Everton for £75 million and Swedish center back Victor Lindelof joined from Benfica for £31 million. Today, Jose Mourinho is eyeing up to three more signings.... He created a high level of chances last season and a high level of passes completed despite playing out of a position in a system that did not suit him.

Sports Chelsea boss Conte: This will be my most hard season
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte: This will be my most hard season

Games against Arsenal in part shaped Chelsea's Premier League title-winning season, when Conte revived the Blues from 10th the previous term. He is one of the best managers in the world, Arsenal are one of the best teams. Chelsea have signed four players so far - defender Antonio Rudiger (Roma), midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko (Monaco), striker Alvaro Morata (Real Madrid) and goalkeeper Willy Caballero (Manchester City) - but Conte wants more recruits.

Sports Alexis Sanchez 'kisses' Arsenal badge during training
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez 'kisses' Arsenal badge during training

It has become the never ending saga we expect from at least one player during the summer transfer window, but has a recent training ground video cleared up his future? Rest and recuperation for first team regulars will be important too, especially given Arsenal's frequent injury issues, particularly hamstring strains.

Sports Quick look at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
Author: 0 Quick look at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Fitzgerald this week. When he triple-bogeyed the 16th hole to essentially knock himself out of contention in the 1960 PGA, Arnold Palmer, then the reigning U.S. Thursday brought another such moment. "I really scrambled nicely, and made a couple of really long putts back-to-back in the middle of the round that put us at three (under) when I felt like I played a one or two-under round", said Spieth, victor of his last two events.

Sports MRI reveals no serious damage to Sterling Shepard's ankle
Author: 0 MRI reveals no serious damage to Sterling Shepard's ankle

As McAdoo had alluded to previously, Shepard's injury appears to be nothing more than a "basketball-type" ankle sprain. "They want me to get back to 100 percent". "I think it was a little over-exaggeration", Shepard said. An MRI was negative and the final diagnosis was a rolled ankle and a bone bruise, Shepard said.

Sports Galatasaray seal Fernando signing from Manchester City
Author: 0 Galatasaray seal Fernando signing from Manchester City

His players look to have now taken his approach on board, stepping up their preparations for the big kick-off with goals from Gabriel Jesus , Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling against the Hammers. It was a competent performance and one, which, along with the U.S. tour matches, leaves Guardiola feeling positive ahead of his side's Premier League opener against Brighton next weekend.