• Steelers QB Roethlisberger, RB Bell out vs. Browns
Steelers QB Roethlisberger, RB Bell out vs. Browns

The Steelers had a chance to win and secure homefield advantage throughout the AFC playoffs if the New England Patriots lose at home to the New York Jets . On their third drive, the Steelers were stopped at the Browns 9, and Chris Boswell kicked a 27-yard field goal. DeShone Kizer found Josh Gordon on a deep crossing route and hit ...

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  • Broncos coach Joseph faces longer odds to return
Broncos coach Joseph faces longer odds to return

Showing that his nervous anticipation did not end when he left the field, T.J. notes that "in the championship game, they were playing another really good team, of course, and we were on pins and needles, but Morgan scored a goal 86 seconds into the game and they went on from there to win".

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  • Bears dupe Vikings on punt-return decoy trick play
Bears dupe Vikings on punt-return decoy trick play

As 2017 comes to a close later today, the Vikings are looking to cap the year in style by taking sweeping the season series against the Chicago Bears , and, in the process, notching their 13 win of the season and capturing the second seed in the NFC.

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  • Oakland Raiders Set to Ask Jon Gruden to Return as Coach
Oakland Raiders Set to Ask Jon Gruden to Return as Coach

Now, Jack Del Rio is still the Raiders' head coach, and was signed to a contract extension in February after leading the Raiders to a 12-4 record in 2016. Sources have said Gruden has made calls to coaches around the National Football League in an attempt to put together his staff, although he has done the same in prior years but never followed ...

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  • 4 emerging storylines as Patriots face Jets in Week 17
4 emerging storylines as Patriots face Jets in Week 17

Jets coach Todd Bowles said he isn't anxious about having to find ways to motivate his team this week, even with its postseason prospects long gone. Ditto for Hackenberg, presuming he gets in the game. Since the beginning of last season, Powell is tied with Chicago's Jordan Howard for first in percentage of carries that gained 10 or more yards am...

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  • Bigg Boss 11: Vikas Gupta throws Priyank Sharma's clothes in the pool
Bigg Boss 11: Vikas Gupta throws Priyank Sharma's clothes in the pool

The hottest reality show now on television, Bigg Boss has undoubtedly become the talk of the town & while the show is entering its last leg with only one week away from the semi finale, there are rumors doing the rounds revealing the winners already & an unreliable source has shared an information what would only be privy to the creatives & prod...

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  • Eden Hazard on bench as Chelsea face Stoke City
Eden Hazard on bench as Chelsea face Stoke City

The first goal, however, was completely avoidable from a Stoke perspective, Rudiger heading home from a set-piece with just over 150 seconds on the clock. Subs: Zappacosta 7, Bakayoko 6, Batshuayi 6. Subs: Julien Ngoy (for Afellay , 71) 5; Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting (for Adam, 80) 5. Chelsea's strength of schedule gets a little tougher in...

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  • Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe wary of resurgent Everton
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe wary of resurgent Everton

Bournemouth and West Ham drew 3-3 on Boxing Day. Callum Wilson raced free with the first big chance of the game for either side but the Englishman was denied by Jordan Pickford . Wayne Rooney came on at half time and Oumar Niasse after 54 minutes and Everton looked a different team. Bournemouth had the better of the scrappy start, bu...

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  • Milivojevic misses late penalty but City's run still ends
Milivojevic misses late penalty but City's run still ends

A 19th straight victory would have matched the record winning run in Europe's top five leagues, set by Guardiola's Bayern Munich in the 2013-14 season. Patrick Van Aanholt also forced a smart save from Ederson moments later as the home side continued to press. But the opening relentless tempo was momentarily quashed as Scott Dann was stretchere...

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  • Alexis Sanchez 'desperate for January move to Manchester City'
Alexis Sanchez 'desperate for January move to Manchester City'

Fresh reports emerged this weekend regarding the 29-year-old retaining a desire to move to the Etihad Stadium, perhaps as early as January, with his Arsenal contract up at the end of this season. "After that you judge, did he play well or not well". Guardiola was on the verge of completing a £60 million deal for Sanchez on the last day of the s...

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  • Deon McIntosh sent home ahead of Citrus Bowl after violating team rules
Deon McIntosh sent home ahead of Citrus Bowl after violating team rules

Even after a hot finish to the 2017 campaign, coach Orgeron has decided to make a change at the offensive coordinator position moving forward, which will leave the once hot commodity Matt Canada likely looking for a new job elsewhere after just one season.

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  • Phil Taylor still on track for that flawless ending
Phil Taylor still on track for that flawless ending

And the shocks kept coming yesterday as No.5 seed Mensur Suljovic was sent tumbling out of the tournament 4-0 by Belgium's World Youth champion Dimitri van Den Bergh. But Van Gerwen dug deep to avoid a repeat of his 2016 defeat at the hands of Van Barneveld. "I feel I can be better than what I am". "I am over the moon, I really am".

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  • NFC West Battle: Arizona Cardinals at Seattle Seahawks
NFC West Battle: Arizona Cardinals at Seattle Seahawks

Win or lose, the Cardinals' pick will still rest outside the top 10. Jimmy Graham caught a 3-yard TD with his lone reception in the winning effort for Seattle. Quarterback Russell Wilson hasn't thrown for more than 142 yards in two weeks. "I saw what their coach said, it's kind of amusing", Seattle linebacker K.J.

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  • Jesus set for extended lay-off as City suffer double injury blow
Jesus set for extended lay-off as City suffer double injury blow

He attempted to play on but went down again in the 23rd minute, this time clearly distraught as tears streamed down his face. "Maybe one month or two months", Guardiola said of the likely length of absence of the Brazil striker. Luka Milivojevic amazingly missed an injury-time penalty to spare the visitors an embarrassing defeat. Given Jesus'...

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  • Man Utd's Young charged with violent conduct
Man Utd's Young charged with violent conduct

As it was omitted from referee Craig Pawson's post-match report, The FA are entitled to step in. According to the governing body's official website: "Off the ball incidents which are not seen at the time are referred by The FA to a panel of three former elite match officials".

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  • NFL Predictions: Will the Bengals and Ravens hit the under? 12/29/17
NFL Predictions: Will the Bengals and Ravens hit the under? 12/29/17

If Baltimore beats the Bengals , it will earn a spot in the AFC playoffs. Brown said he'd see how the team fared this season before deciding Lewis' fate. We talked about it, actually, on the sideline, and what happened is in that game, I played less man coverage than I have played the entire year. Someone mentioned that Mayor Charlie Luken prese...

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  • Barcelona Fear Manchester Clubs Could Trigger £50m Clause Of Their Key Player
Barcelona Fear Manchester Clubs Could Trigger £50m Clause Of Their Key Player

Umtiti is also cementing his place in the France national team at the age of 24 and has the potential to only increase in value in the coming years. The France star has become a regular starter under Ernesto Valverde but is now sidelined until February with a hamstring injury.

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  • 5 bold predictions for Jets-Patriots
5 bold predictions for Jets-Patriots

The Patriots have faced their share of good quarterbacks this year in Drew Brees , Matt Ryan , Philip Rivers , and Ben Roethlisberger . Kudos to Josh McCown for putting together a respectable season for a team many expected to take home the No.

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  • Mark Warburton sacked by Nottingham Forest
Mark Warburton sacked by Nottingham Forest

Forest's average attendance has gone up by around 5,000 fans under the Marinakis regime but there is only one club, Birmingham City in bottom place, who have lost more games. Academy boss Gary Brazil has been appointed caretaker manager. National publication The Telegraph say that he leaves, along with sporting director Frank McParland afte...

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  • Dawid Malan set to cover for Ben Stokes in England ODI squad
Dawid Malan set to cover for Ben Stokes in England ODI squad

The police also confirmed that a 27-year-old man suffered a fractured eye socket in the incident, which occurred outside the Mbargo nightclub in the Clifton area of Bristol in the early hours of the morning after England's one-day global against West Indies on September 25.

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  • Van Dijk fee 'not nice', says Klopp
Van Dijk fee 'not nice', says Klopp

According to Klopp, this has not been the case as Liverpool's owners, Fenway Sports Group have told the German that Coutinho does not need to be sold, insisting: "No, nobody told me that [I would have to sell Coutinho], we have good players and we don't have to sell anybody because of that".

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  • Man Utd legend Scholes: Pogba just strolling - and it's Mourinho's fault
Man Utd legend Scholes: Pogba just strolling - and it's Mourinho's fault

Pogba pointed out a penalty appeal against Southampton's Maya Yoshida which was not given by referee Craig Pawson as a potentially game-changing moment, but admits that his side were not good enough in the final third either. The performances of (Raheem) Sterling and (Leroy) Sane, they've been special players. It is a lack of urgency to me. I...

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  • 'Outside The Cage' Podcast: Carlos Condit, UFC 219 Preview
'Outside The Cage' Podcast: Carlos Condit, UFC 219 Preview

Carlos Condit's return to the cage was underwhelming - for him. The loss was Condit's sixth in his last 8 bouts, bringing on calls for the 15-year veteran from Albuquerque, New Mexico to retire. A nice right hand lands for Condit and he follows it up with a nice combination. Magny is able to reverse the position and gradually works across the ca...

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  • Fairytale continues as unheralded Englishman stuns Van Gerwen in thriller
Fairytale continues as unheralded Englishman stuns Van Gerwen in thriller

Cross - playing in the sport's blue riband event for the first time having only joined the Professional Darts Corporation ProTour this year - led on four occasions only to be pegged back four times. After winning the third set, 32-year-old Price took the first leg of the fourth set against the darts, held his own throw, then nailed double 10 to lev...

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  • Conte relaxed after rotation risk works out well for Chelsea
Conte relaxed after rotation risk works out well for Chelsea

The Londoners now have 45 points from 21 games, one more than third-placed United, who have played the same number of games. The hosts continued to pepper the Stoke City goal with chances, and the pressure soon forced another error from the Stoke defence after Geoff Cameron brought down Willian in the box to gift Chelsea a penalty.

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