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Steelers won't franchise-tag Jets target Le'Veon Bell

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Over the next few months, there will be a raging debate as to which teams might be interested in trading for Pittsburgh Steelers star wide receiver Antonio Brown . In Bell's final season with Pittsburgh, he averaged 4.0 yards per rush, scored nine rushing touchdowns and averaged 43.7 receiving yards per game . He's made it known the last two years he's looking to reset the running back market and won't take anything less. Read More »

Lovren, Shaqiri, Wijnaldum may play against Bayern

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With that in mind, here is an alternative system which Man United could benefit from against Jurgen Klopp's side. Klopp said, "If - if - [Fabinho plays there] in the Champions League against Bayern Munich it's not an easy job". As the game wore on, Liverpool grew more risky while Bayern became more resilient. Maurizio Sarri is in a whole world of trouble at Chelsea, and should his troops lose the League Cup final this weekend, he's likely to be given the boot. Read More »

Tiger Woods doubles opening hole at WGC-Mexico Championship

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I don't think there's anything wrong with professional golfers showing the lower half of their leg". Rory McIlroy , Northern Ireland - Rory heads to Mexico in good form, coming off three straight top-10 finishes, including a tie for fourth in the Sentry TOC, a tie for fifth in the Farmers Insurance Open and a tie for fourth at Riviera. Read More »

Jon Morosi: I Think Philadelphia Phillies Will Sign Bryce Harper

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After just being jilted by an elite free agent, he sat wondering what it was that made a coveted player chose another team over the one he represents. Despite his struggles at the plate, posting a career stat line of.220/.289/.350 with a 72 wRC+, the 32-year-old has been more than solid defensively in his 8 big league seasons, with a total of 68 DRS, while throwing out 113 base stealers in 187 attempts. Read More »

Sorry, you can't go home again after joining ISIS

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Begum said she was "sorry" to all the families who had lost loved ones in Isis-inspired attacks in the United Kingdom and across Europe, adding: "That wasn't fair on them". In her note, she speaks of her son's future. "I was brainwashed once and my friends are still brainwashed". But she recently fled and was captured by Kurdish forces, then placed in a refugee camp - and she's now pleading with U.S. Read More »

Phillies favourites for Harper as market intensifies

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Well, apparently things are "heating up" between Harper and the Philadelphia Phillies , the White Sox main competition for both of these guys all offseason long. Jon Heyman of MLB Network reported Monday afternoon that the "Harper derby may take a few or even several more days". The Phillies might be very close to signing outfielder Bryce Harper to a mega-deal - depending on if you want to believe recent reports. Read More »

Thunder guard Diallo wins All-Star slam dunk title

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He says he was "just out here trying to have fun". That left Diallo as the night's final participant - he plucked the ball from Quavo as he went airborne for the dunk that sealed the title. Diallo only needed a 43 on his final dunk to defeated Smith. Diallo was a stuntman in the first round, too. Shaq , for those of you keeping score at home, is not small. Read More »

Messi makes playing for Barcelona easier - Dembele

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Lyon finished second in their Champions League group behind Manchester City, who they were able to pick up four points against. Playing away from home is never easy in the Champions League but considering their recent form, Barcelona will enter this match full of confidence. Read More »

NBA All-Star Weekend -- Harris wins 3-point title over Curry

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He added that he gained an edge by starting the event as the first shooter. That set up a showdown between Steph, Buddy Hield (26) and Harris (25). Young tried a pull-up three pointer with his final shot but missed. Toronto Raptors guard Danny Green almost put himself in the finals with 23 points. Read More »

Madrid suffer shock home defeat to Girona in La Liga

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But after Sergio Ramos was punished for a handball in the penalty area, Stuani stepped up to convert a spot-kick and Girona's battle against relegation was boosted by a stunning victor. "We dominated the first half and had chances to score another". Asked what he thought of Marcelo's performance after the loss on Sunday, interim Real boss Santiago Solari said: "Good", before adding: "He played well". Read More »

Gary Lineker states his prediction for Liverpool FC v Bayern Munich

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That early exit may be a blessing in disguise for the Reds who will hope their free weekend ahead of this fixture will give the players an edge over their opponents. Premier League or Champions League? "An away goal would have been nice for us but I think we're happy with our performance", Gnabry continued. Read More »

Anthony Joshua Will Have His American Debut in June

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Now that Fury has aligned himself with Arum, who arguably is the arch rival of Wilder adviser Al Haymon, the rematch situation appears cloudy - at least for now. The 30-year-old said: "They have to come to Tyson Fury now". Having a deal in the United States with ESPN - which will be sure to bid strongly for the rights to any fight against Wilder or Joshua - will boost the amount of money Fury can bring to the negotiating table, potentially increasing his percentage of the fight's total ... Read More »

An Incredible 21 Car Crash Happened During The NASCAR Daytona 500

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The team is owned by former Washington Redskins coach Joe Gibbs, whose son J.D. Gibbs died last month at the age of 49, following a four year battle with a degenerative neurological disease. "That's just a product of these speedway races". The crash, which occurred shortly after a restart, led to the 10th caution of Sunday's race. Crew chief Chris Gabehart earned his first Cup Series victory in his first race as head man. Read More »

The major talking points ahead of this week's Champions League action

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Foden has been a regular for City in domestic cups this term, but he is yet to make a start in the Premier League under Pep Guardiola . A victory over the Cottagers could provide the boost needed for the Reds to gain the momentum to get over the line in what is turning out to be a fascinating title race. Read More »

Chelsea’s Ross Barkley strikes to help boss Sarri to a welcome victory

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Chelsea got back to winning ways away from home by beating minnows Malmo 2-1 in Sweden , getting what looks like a vital lead to take to Stamford Bridge in the first knockout round. Solskjaer suffered his first defeat in his 12th match as United caretaker in midweek after Paris St Germain clinched a 2-0 win in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 fixture . Read More »

Carragher says Chelsea need to stand by Sarri

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On Sunday, Maurizio Sarri's side were on the receiving end of a 6-0 thrashing away at Manchester City - the club's heaviest ever Premier League defeat. "I think that City dominated that game. We only think about what we can do and how things are moving forward". Chelsea was un-picked after only four minutes. Read More »

Phil Mickelson opens with a bunker hole-out at Genesis Open 2019

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The game's most prominent African-American player has allied himself with that history by having his charity, the Tiger Woods Foundation, sponsor the event. After winning his first title in five years at the season-ending Tour Championship in September, Woods has a much different mindset now. "I didn't hit it that bad, felt like I controlled it well enough and just a awful day on the greens". Read More »

Man Utd boss Solskjaer: I can't do anything with Alexis Sanchez

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However, the Norwegian was left frustrated after watching Kimpembe score the first from Angel Di Maria's corner after being fortunate to escape a second yellow card before the half time . Despite their injury crisis and United's superb form, they never lost belief. "You can't lay down and say this is over", he said. "We are delighted with the improvement in the team's performances since December and we look forward to a strong finish to the 18/19 season". Read More »

Unpacking reported trade sending Joe Flacco from Ravens to Broncos

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Will the Broncos still look at drafting a quarterback? The trade is rumored to be Flacco in exchange for a "mid-round pick" - details of which will be revealed in the near future. Overall, in his 11 years as a starter with the Ravens , the team compiled a 96-67 record while Flacco threw for over 38,000 yards and 212 touchdowns. Read More »