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by | August 06, 2017 | 09:38

He was the career scoring leader for both the Saints and Falcons, and was named to two All-Decade teams for the 1980s and 1990s. A seniors committee choice, Easley played only seven seasons and 89 games for Seattle. Easley also cited Shaun Alexander as a player he thinks deserves induction someday. "Twenty years later - be anxious for nothing - the Hall of Fame was dropped on the shoulders of Kenny Easley like a pair of shoulder pads".

by | August 06, 2017 | 08:37

So keep moving, growing, learning, loving. "In September 2006, NBC " Sunday Night Football " made its debut as the NFL's premier primetime package, with Al Michaels and John Madden in the broadcast booth and Andrea Kremer on the sideline.

by | August 06, 2017 | 08:02

Earlier in the year Southampton reported Liverpool for an illegal approach for their star which had seemed to cool interest from Merseyside for the centre-back but the Reds have since reopened their intension to sign him. Southampton boss Mauricio Pellegrino said this week he was hopeful of persuading van Dijk to shelve plans to leave but rumours suggesting the centre-half wants to leave persist.

by | August 06, 2017 | 07:01

However, any hope of the Lions making a comeback seems to be gone after Kwagga Smith was shown a straight red card for making contact with David Kaetau Havili in the air. The home side had plenty of possession in the first half, but found the Crusaders defensive wall impenetrable. The first showed all their quality in turning defence into attack as Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies was sacked on the Crusaders 22, and Tamanivalu picked up the loose ball to race down the touchline and score.

by | August 06, 2017 | 06:53

L'Equipe claim that the midfielder wants a move to Arsene Wenger's side this summer and a deal is not yet off the table as Monaco are looking at bolstering their options on the flanks. However, Monaco's move could in fact tempt Wenger to sell. As well, all the big clubs are chasing the same players and that provokes huge inflation, ' he told Arsenal Player.

by | August 06, 2017 | 05:46

He allowed that many only three times in his career before this year. Russell , 23, is batting.241 with 20 doubles, 10 home runs and 36 RBIs in 97 games with the Cubs this season. Anthony Rendon hit a sacrifice fly against Carl Edwards Jr.in the eighth. Manager Dusty Baker chose to give Scherzer at least an extra day rather than have him pitch Sunday after the right-hander exited Tuesday's game against Florida because of neck spasms.

by | August 06, 2017 | 03:26

It appears Bruce Ellington's time as a 49er is coming to an end. San Francisco this spring brought back 2016's leading receiver Jeremy Kerley , who was added during training camp last summer to replace Ellington after he suffered his injury.

by | August 06, 2017 | 02:59

In second place was Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei and Kenyan, Paul Tanui in third. It was the ideal way for him to begin his final championship as a track runner before he turns his attentions to the roads as a marathon man. I didn't see much of the sights - sharing with Harry most of the time it was lights out early - but I did get to see the Louvre one night. The thousands of fans duly obliged, filling the venue with a deafening roar, and as the midway mark approached the Briton had ...

by | August 06, 2017 | 02:47

Antonio Conte has bolstered his defence this summer with the signing of Antonio Rudiger from AS Roma while Tiemoue Bakayoko and Alvaro Morata have also been brought in as the Blues look to launch a defence of the Premier League title they won so impressively last season.

by | August 06, 2017 | 02:03

The danger of Arsenal keeping Sanchez for the 2017-18 campaign is that he would then potentially leave for free next summer-assuming he continues to refuse to sign a new deal at the Emirates Stadium. "We know we have a duty to inform people but to talk about some things is not information anymore, it's suicide". But he did say that he expects Spanish striker Lucas Perez to leave after a frustrating debut season.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:36

Trailing 1-0 at half-time, Hannover's fans attempted to attack Burnley's fans, a week before the Premier League begins. Burnley boss Sean Dyche added: "They called us in and said, "Look, we're going to call it for the safety of all involved, stewards, fans, police etc" ".

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:29

Wenger tried a comparison between Arsenal's new reality and that of Sunday's opposition Chelsea last season but the latter won the league without the burden of any European football at all. The Spanish striker looked rather out of touch in his first run-out for Chelsea , but Conte trusts he will soon get up to speed with the English game.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:21

The Red Sox, of course, will be picking up the majority of Sandoval's paycheck while he plays for San Francisco , with the team still on the hook for more than $48 million for the third baseman's contract. The Red Sox designated Sandoval for assignment July 14. In 32 games this season, Sandoval , still just 30 years of age, owns a meager slash line of.212/.269/.354 while connecting with four long balls and driving in 12 runs.

by | August 06, 2017 | 01:07

NASCAR drivers who win on road courses have a special talent, which is why it's often a good move to bet on a previous victor at these tracks . Keselowski won this race back in 2013. Neither has much of a shot to make it on points. Watkins Glen is the third victor to be announced and joins Hudson and the Long Island community of Hicksville.

by | August 05, 2017 | 23:46

Spurs defeated the Italian champions 2-0 thanks to strikes by Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen . Juve finished the match strongly and substitutes Moise Kean and Juan Cuadrado both struck the crossbar in the final 15 minutes. Tottenham started off the second half as they started the first - with a goal. Tottenham begin their Premier League campaign away to Newcastle on August 13 and the Argentine will want more personnel in place when they do to take some of the pressure away from the ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 23:33

Phillips deposited each of the fraudulent money orders into his bank account. But, he was captured by a camera when he left. Follow us on Twitter , Facebook and Instagram to stay updated with the latest news and exclusive giveaways! The fraudulent activity of which Phillips is accused was done from January 13-19 according to The Tallahassee Democrat .

by | August 05, 2017 | 22:44

If this is true then I reckon we may be barking up the tree, whether or not Lemar wants to sign for us, because it seems clear that his club do not want to sell. The Catalan club have entered the race after it became clear that Neymar is on the verge of completing a world-record €222m (£198m) transfer to Paris Saint-Germain in the coming days.

by | August 05, 2017 | 21:45

One from president Bush and one from Jack Nicklaus. "I'm going to get some rest, going to be able to kind of come out here maybe a little earlier tomorrow than normal just to get on the driving range and try to work some things in", Spieth said.

by | August 05, 2017 | 21:25

The Briton clocked 26 minutes 49.51 seconds, the world's fastest time in 2017, in what proved perhaps the hardest-earned of all his magnificent triumphs as he protected his six-year unbeaten streak in major championships. "It was about believing in my sprint finish and knowing that I have been in that position before". He admitted in the mixed zone that he stumbled out of the blocks - he was not a fan, calling them the worst he had ever seen.

by | August 05, 2017 | 21:09

Having only featured in 30 Premier League matches in a season on just one occasion over the last four years, he is hoping that his hamstring and thigh issues will not underpin this coming season. They have won the last two Community Shields they took part in, but still never followed it by looking anyway close to winning the league. Where can I watch Chelsea versus Arsenal in the Community Shield? "I would have loved to play in the Champions League , but we have to deal with the ...

by | August 05, 2017 | 20:41

Antonio Conte has reassured the Blues' faithful that Hazard is 'very happy' at the club and has said that he will be at the club next season. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has hinted that he could start both Alvaro Morata and Michy Batshuayi together for Sunday's Community Shield encounter against Arsenal - due to Eden Hazard being unavailable.

by | August 05, 2017 | 20:26

That's something that we want to do. "The most important thing is the club knows my opinions, they are trying to do the best for our team, for our squad, now we have to wait, we must have patience, to try to improve our team, our squad". The Mirror report he said : "I think that Kenedy last season didn't play before he went on loan and played 20 minutes, when he went back with Chelsea he played only one game in the Carling Cup".

by | August 05, 2017 | 19:10

With his confident teammates behind him, the four-time All-Star snapped a five-game losing streak and won for the first time in nine outings since June 12 at Houston. Eric Thames followed the triple with an RBI single. Minnesota 2nd baseman Brian Dozier hit his first of two home-runs on the night with a lead-off smash.

by | August 05, 2017 | 18:46

The winger remains Arsenal's main transfer target, with the Gunners having had bids of £30 million and £40 million rejected. Ghezzal's arrival could pave the way for Lemar's transfer to Arsenal , but Monaco face competition for the Algerian winger from AC Milan and Nice.

by | August 05, 2017 | 18:27

This also doesn't help when Conte isn't a manager known for his rotation, even at Juventus, and presents a very real challenge for Chelsea coming into next season. Chelsea have signed striker Alvaro Morata , midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko , defender Antonio Rudiger and goalkeeper Willy Caballero, but all are replacements, rather than additions.

by | August 05, 2017 | 17:45

According to the Daily Mirror , Jose Mourinho has agreed a deal for PSG's Ivory Coast defender Aurier, but there is an issue with his visa. Here, in the gallery above, Press Association Sport lists all 20 clubs by the average height of their first-team squad in centimetres.

by | August 05, 2017 | 15:16

He's led them to a 103-57 regular-season record and seven playoff appearances, including a Super Bowl XLIII championship. He has led the team to two Super Bowl appearances and became the youngest coach to win it in 2008. It makes sense that Bell sent out a congratulatory message to Tomlin via Twitter, as he two-time Pro Bowl selection couldn't do it in person amid his contract holdout.

by | August 05, 2017 | 14:22

And according to ESPN's Peter O'Rourke, new Leeds boss Thomas Christiansen , keen on replacing Burnley bound Charlie Taylor, will bring Borthwick-Jackson to Elland Road for the 2017/18 campaign. Borthwick-Jackson is a stark reminder of what can happen if you lose a bit of focus in your career and for his sake, let's hope this move works out for him and all the parties involved.

by | August 05, 2017 | 13:11

I'm sure about this. In the past two years, the managers of the Premier League title-holders - Jose Mourinho, also at Chelsea , and Leicester City's Claudio Ranieri - have been fired after their previously all-conquering teams suddenly slumped down the table.

by | August 05, 2017 | 12:29

Mitchell Swepson's rise to becoming Australia's next frontline leg-spinner will continue after he was included in the Test squad to tour Bangladesh. Jackson Bird will hope to pull on the whites for the first time since the Boxing Day Test previous year.

by | August 05, 2017 | 11:51

Thiem staved off defeat the first time after an 11-stroke rally culminated with a whipped forehand victor into the corner that Anderson could only watch helplessly as it whistled past. In other women's matches, top-seeded Simona Halep came back from losing the first set to beat Mariana Duque-Marino 3-6, 6-4, 6-2, and Andrea Petkovic beat Eugenie Bouchard 6-2, 4-6, 6-0.

by | August 05, 2017 | 11:25

Managers are now pressing ahead with their plans for the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe. Multiple reports have suggested that the 28-year-old winger has already agreed personal terms to join Manchester United . "The same goes for Perisic [no intention of selling him]".

by | August 05, 2017 | 11:18

He has been linked with a return to Deportivo La Coruna , as well as to Premier League returnees, Newcastle United. Per the source, Perez wants to leave this summer after growing disgruntled with his role at the club. Perez struggled to enjoy regular first-team football at the Emirates last season. "I don't like to lose him...but we have main strikers and too much competition is no competition anymore", he told reporters.

by | August 05, 2017 | 10:50

Myer's column , entitled "Sorry, ladies - equal pay has to be earned", followed the disclosure that two-thirds of the BBC's stars earning annual salaries of 150,000 pounds (about $200,000) or more, are male. "A number of people nodded on duty and let something get through that shouldn't have got through. but I am the author of this", he said, stressing that he took full responsibility, and did not seek to share the blame with anybody else.

by | August 05, 2017 | 10:43

The Yankees made sure it was Romine who caught Sonny Gray's debut, and there's no way Sanchez could have handled hs electric arsenal of breaking pitches, which Romine described as "video-game" stuff. He dusted off his four-seam fastball and rode it to a three-hit complete game win. Bauer may not be able to duplicate that against NY, but I think he can best Garcia's effort and turn the ball over to his solid bullpen.