Tom Savage Injury: Texans QB Suffers Concussion vs. Titans

Tom Savage Injury: Texans QB Suffers Concussion vs. Titans

The Texans and coach Bill O'Brien could "mutually" part ways should the team lose early in the playoffs, according to the report . The Texans and Titans (-4, 40.5) have already dictated their destiny for the remainder of the season and both franchises turn to backups quarterbacks turned-starters in young Tom Savage and veteran Matt Cassel . Read More

Martellus Bennett equates winning football games with the Patriots to having sex

New England didn't take advantage, however, as kicker Stephen Gostkowski missed a 52-yard field goal attempt wide right shortly before halftime. Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry had 10 receptions for a season-high 135 yards in the first meeting. Read More

Mubadala WTC: Nadal scrapes past Goffin for his 4th Abu Dhabi title!

Mubadala WTC: Nadal scrapes past Goffin for his 4th Abu Dhabi title!

The Spaniard was forced to dig deep to win the exhibition tournament for the fourth time. However, Goffin roared back to break Nadal in the first game of the second set. The 30-year-old, who jumped straight on a plane to Australia after the win to play at the Brisbane International , called time on his 2016 season in October to focus on rehabilitating a left wrist injury. Read More

Pickford out for at least six weeks

Pickford out for at least six weeks

The blow is sure to dent the club's survival chances, with the young Englishman seizing his chance in the first-team well following an early season injury to former number one Vito Mannone, who now looks set to return to the frame with Pickford now set for a spell on the side lines. Read More

Bradley fails to revive Swansea, a team and club in turmoil

Monday's 4-1 home defeat by West Ham was Swans' seventh in 11 games since Bradley took over on October 3 and leaves them on 12 points, above bottom club Hull on goal difference. 'I'm a little bit p****d off this morning, ' he told talkSPORT . Sportsmail understands Wales manager Coleman is the frontrunner for the post, with Ryan Giggs also in the frame to succeed Bradley, who departed on Tuesday with the club swamped in relegation trouble. Read More

Former Panthers great Steve Smith likely to retire at end of season

Steve Smith has been disliked by many and revered by many more over his long National Football League career dating back to 2001. Smith spent the last three years with the Ravens, continuing his reign as one of the best receivers in the game. Read More

UFC: Former flame fears for Ronda Rousey's mental state

For Rousey, the questions most have are whether the 13 month layoff will result in "ring rust" and her mindset after not handling her first loss very well mentally. On the ground Nunes is most risky in top control, where she can apply some vicious ground and pound. If she wants to play these games, she's playing with the wrong person. Read More

Bills Fire Rex Ryan

If Rex Ryan ultimately covets being a head coach, perhaps he'll land at the college level, which he spent 10 of his formative coaching years. However, less than two years into a five-year contract, Ryan is now out of a job. Ryan is now fair game, but so is Buffalo. Ryan could not get the Bills back to the playoffs. From 2009-2014, Lynn served under Ryan with the Jets as running backs coach. Read More

Australia unchanged for Boxing Day Test

Australia unchanged for Boxing Day Test

During the course of disciplined knock, Azhar became the fifth Pakistani player to score over 1000 test runs in a calendar year after Younis Khan, Mohammad Yousuf, Inzamam-ul-Haq, and Mohsin Khan. "I (later) asked Azhar as well and he said 'what is this, what's happening?'" Pakistan seemed intent on ensuring it would be the final over, with Azhar Ali pulling out of a delivery very late in Hazlewood's run-up. Read More

Donald Trump's Latest Rant on Twitter Goes Nuclear

Donald Trump's Latest Rant on Twitter Goes Nuclear

He said the USA must "greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes". The Medialogia think-tank has released the results of a similar poll, which indicates that Donald Trump's U.S. Read More

Mark Hughes: 'Liverpool can win Premier League title'

Liverpool's attacking prowess has been behind their emergence as Premier League contenders but Klopp believes the camaraderie that has developed on his watch is another factor. Klopp's loyalty to his players is admirable, but foolhardy, and if he chooses to put his faith in injury prone players, and square pegs in round holes, then it'll be his (and Liverpool's ) funeral. Read More

Rapper Troy Ave shot in Brooklyn on Christmas Day

The musician is now facing murder charges for his alleged involvement in a shooting during a T.I. concert at Irving Plaza this spring. Ave was on his way to Christmas dinner with his family when he was shot in the arm and the head. He was charged with attempted murder, criminal possession of a weapon, reckless endangerment and menacing, police said. At the time of the Christmas Day shooting, Troy had been going to meet up with his family to celebrate the holiday. Read More

Allardyce: Two points dropped for Palace

Allardyce: Two points dropped for Palace

Palace's regularly berated Mark Clattenburg, the referee who oversaw their FA Cup final defeat by Manchester United and who they felt contributed to that outcome. "You are a bit apprehensive about what you have got, but from I have seen we have some real talent". Three months after losing his dream job as England manager, Sam Allardyce was back in football on Friday and facing a familiar task: Keeping a struggling team in the Premier League. Read More

Wenger: Patience Against Tenacious West Brom Won It For Arsenal

The former England stopper produced a number of vital saves, notably parrying a shot from Alex Iwobi before recovering to deny Alexis Sanchez from the rebound. There were spaces all over the place as season ticket holders turned their back on the team for this Boxing Day clash with the Baggies. "Olivier Giroud has just outmuscled Gareth McAuley out of the way, he put his hand across him early and outmuscled him". Read More

Xavier Rhodes denies going against Mike Zimmer's game plan

Xavier Rhodes denies going against Mike Zimmer's game plan

Well it turns out Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer had a plan for stopping Nelson that the team's defensive backs just chose to ignore. "Us as DBs felt like we could handle him". What do the Vikings do first? A huge setback for the guest team is the fact that Adrian Peterson is out . "Then I visited with Aaron, and he obviously was good to go back in". Read More

GAME PREVIEW: Falcons look to clinch NFC South against Panthers Saturday

GAME PREVIEW: Falcons look to clinch NFC South against Panthers Saturday

A Raiders win later in the afternoon officially put the Falcons in the playoffs, and Tampa's loss gave Atlanta the NFC South title. It's Panthers-Falcons round two, this time on Christmas Eve . Newton only completed 41 percent of his passes for just 198 yards and one touchdown to go along with the two interceptions. Ajayi is the fourth player in National Football League history to have at least three games with 200 rushing yards in a season. Read More

Champion Cavs host Warriors in National Basketball Association holiday treat

Champion Cavs host Warriors in National Basketball Association holiday treat

Irving, who averaged 30.8 points per over the final five games of the seven-game classic, can score with any guard in the league. They have strengthened their team from last season, which lost in the final, with Kevin Durant as one of their key new stars. Read More

Za'Darius Smith active for Ravens in Sunday's game at Pittsburgh Steelers

If you are a cable subscriber and the NFL Network is included as part of your package, you can live stream the game for free through the NFL app on XBox , Apple TV , and Roku . Both have rebounded late in the year. Baltimore has won four straight games in this bitter series, and a win on Sunday would secure back-to-back sweeps of the Steelers for the first time in franchise history. Read More

Dwyane Wade expresses disappointment in Chicago Bulls fans for booing team

Dwyane Wade expresses disappointment in Chicago Bulls fans for booing team

Good, bad and indifferent, I think I play to win. They are vulnerable to athletic teams they let get out and run. The Wizards scored fast and the Bulls slogged their way to miss after miss, particularly in the fourth as their habits came back to bite them where it hurt the most. Read More

HALF: Miami holds 14-7 lead over Bills, first half leaders

HALF: Miami holds 14-7 lead over Bills, first half leaders

Jay Ajayi opened up the scoring on a 2-yard, bulldozing run through Leger Douzable and Sergio Brown, while Kenyan Drake ran circles around the Bills' defenders en route to a 45-yard score. On their ensuing drive to finish the first quarter, fans boo'd the team as they did not go for it on fourth down, opting for a field goal. He turned a no-gain play into an eight-yard gain on one play when he froze two Miami defenders and reversed course around right end. Read More

Cleveland Indians sign Edwin Encarnacion Chooses Tribe

Cleveland Indians sign Edwin Encarnacion Chooses Tribe

The Indians add Encarnacion to a team coming off its first World Series appearance since 1997, losing to the Cubs in seven games. Toronto signed Kendrys Morales to play first base and DH early in free agency, making Encarnacion's return unlikely. Read More

Idaho QB Matt Linehan blasts school president after bowl game win

Idaho QB Matt Linehan blasts school president after bowl game win

Colorado State wasted a bowl record-setting performance from Stevens. While the Rams were able to get a respectable 5.2 yards a carry, Idaho basically shut the running game down. Just like that, it was 41-7, and the bundled up, black-clad crowd of 24,975 was in full party mode. And back in 2015, the bowl made a decision to advertise Idaho Potatoes by shooting potatoes out of a gun into other objects. Read More

Sportsmanship vs. Competitiveness Debated After Duke Suspends Grayson Allen

Sportsmanship vs. Competitiveness Debated After Duke Suspends Grayson Allen

Even if head coach Mike Krzyzewski is against it. The athletic director at Duke Kevin White released a statement that said the officials issued Allen a technical for the latest incident and there will be no further comments from the school or AD at the current time. Read More

Chelsea star makes honest admission about Diego Costa ahead of Bournemouth test

The only downside was a fifth booking for goalscorer Diego Costa, who will miss the Boxing Day meeting with Bournemouth . With his resolute defending, unwavering performances and leadership abilities, he has established himself as one Chelsea's most important players this term, right alongside Eden Hazard, Diego Costa and N'golo Kante, which in itself is no mean feat. Read More

Cameroon players shun African Nations Cup

Cameroon players shun African Nations Cup

Centre-back Matip, 25, joined Liverpool on a free transfer in the summer having previously been at Bundesliga club Schalke. Despite this, Cameroon coach Hugo Broos has admitted that he will take a strong squad with him to Gabon as they look for their fifth success in the tournament. Read More

Jay Glazer goes on profane rant about Oklahoma's Joe Mixon

Jay Glazer goes on profane rant about Oklahoma's Joe Mixon

Recently released surveillance footage shows Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon punching student Amelia Molitor in the face in a July 2014 incident. Mixon says a racial slur was uttered by Molitor's male friend, but not Molitor. That's when the investigator said, Mixon followed Moliter and her friend into Pickleman's. In the immediate aftermath of the assault, Molitor was harassed by Sooners fans to the point of deleting all her social media accounts and quitting her job at a bar and ... Read More

Last-gasp Mane goal gives Liverpool 1-0 derby win

Koeman upset some Evertonians recently by describing Liverpool as potential title-winners this season. Adam Lallana scored twice, before Divock Origi nailed Middlesbrough's coffin to give the Reds the 3-nil win. Everton were able to stifle Liverpool's speedy game plan for the first half , keeping the majority of the offensive pressure out of the penalty area. Read More

McCaffrey, Fournette to forego bowl games

McCaffrey, Fournette to forego bowl games

Meanwhile, the interest in most bowl games will decrease. With his team getting ready to face West Virginia in the Russell Athletic Bowl, Richt said Tuesday he is no fan of prospects leaving their teams weeks before playing in the postseason. Read More

76ers' coach: Nerlens Noel out of rotation for foreseeable future

Combine that with Brown's earlier comments , saying it "would be an extremely hard challenge" to coach the 76ers if they didn't make any trades by the deadline, and the situation is pretty clear. The ripple effects are real'. The Philadelphia 76ers' Nerlens Noel situation has taken a turn for the worse. And Brown was right about Holmes, a 23-year-old who flashed talent last season and played well when he has been on the floor this year. Read More

Atletico de Kolkata Shoots-Out Kerala Blasters to clinch ISL 3 Title

Players like Helder Postiga, Sameehg Doutee and Ofentse Nato had already left for their countries but fans had their way when they successfully pleaded Iain Hume to take the mike. "I knew there were four more penalties to take so nothing to worry", he said. They will have exhausted legs, but inspired minds. As per the recent record of the last four head to head stats, Kolkata has won three games out of last four against Kerala on 03th Oct., 10th November, 2015 and 05th October 2016 in Indian ... Read More