Thursday July 20-th, 2017

Titans draft offensive playmaker, cornerback in 1st round

The Titans pick fifth and 18th in the first round, but lack a second rounder following last year's flurry of deals. It (doesn't) mean a thing because I still know what I've got to do. With that being said, here is the Tennessee Titans' final grade ...

Chicago Bears trade up, take QB Trubisky with No. 2 pick Chicago Bears trade up, take QB Trubisky with No. 2 pick

Trubisky has been considered the top quarterback in the draft and was reportedly coveted by the Cleveland Browns, the most quarterback-hungry team in the league. There was some thought the Bears might wait a round or two before looking at quarterback...

Spieth and Palmer share lead at team event in New Orleans Spieth and Palmer share lead at team event in New Orleans

Spieth and Zurich Classic partner Ryan Palmer took in the football spectacle thanks to Sean Payton of the New Orleans Saints . Coming back from a recharge with the boys on Spring Break, it's clear Spieth's pairing with the 40-year-old Palmer is a fl...

Murray pleased to break new ground in Barcelona

The young Austrian enters his third meeting against Murray, their first since the quarter-finals in Miami in 2015 when Thiem was ranked just 52, without dropping a set. On match point, Thiem tossed a clean lob victor toppling a cranky and apparentl...

Mitchell Trubisky selected by Chicago Bears No. 2 in NFL Draft Mitchell Trubisky selected by Chicago Bears No. 2 in NFL Draft

Taking such a player so high in the draft didn't seem as risky to Bears general manager Ryan Pace as it might to others. But they haven't had a greater need, period, than quarterback, and that pre-dates the Phil Emery era. But how long can a team wai...

Saints draft cornerback, offensive lineman in first round

This past season, Ramczyk started every game for the Badgers en route to All-Big Ten and All-American accolades. The 6-foot, 193-pound Lattimore was the first cornerback selected in this year's draft. Watt and Ramczyk mark the 14th and 15th first-...

Marcus Smart Responds To Jimmy Butler: 'It Ain't Hard To Find Me' Marcus Smart Responds To Jimmy Butler: 'It Ain't Hard To Find Me'

Hoiberg and Butler likely said what they did with the motive of firing up the series, but in the context of two bad losses and the situations of Thomas and Smart it was a horrendous look. Game 5 is in Boston on Tuesday, so we could be in store for Ro...

Godwin Eyeing Friday Call To NFL Godwin Eyeing Friday Call To NFL

He made 11 touchdown catches during Penn State's 2016 Big Ten title run. Looking at past Penn State wide receivers in the National Football League, history is not on Godwin's side. "The catch that he reached back behind him and made an unbelievable...

Chelsea passed 'big psychological test' with Southampton win, says Antonio Conte

Manager Antonio Conte is likely to recall Diego Costa and Eden Hazard after leaving them out for the FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham. Both Southampton goals came from former Chelsea players, with Oriol Romeu and Ryan Bertrand making it 12 le...

Messi shows who's in charge at 'clasico' against Madrid

By contrast, Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane was left to lament his side's over adventurous nature after conceding in stoppage time after being reduced to 10 men. "You played wonderful, as usual", Roberts told the defender after the game. 7 L...

Mark Selby fights back to lead Ding Junhui in semi-final Mark Selby fights back to lead Ding Junhui in semi-final

The five-time champion had previously turned down a maximum at last year's Welsh Open, after finding out that the prize money available for the feat was £12,000, and his disdain looked to be in evidence once again as he turned up his nose at a potent...

Slaven Bilic Delivers West Ham Team News Ahead of Stoke Clash Slaven Bilic Delivers West Ham Team News Ahead of Stoke Clash

It was the Hammers who looked sharper in midfield with Cheikhou Kouyate hurting the Potters with some swashbucking runs ended by fouls and from one free kick Lanzini's cross nearly found Jose Fonte, only for Glen Johnson to make a timely clearance....

Cancer survivor and Ravens fan gets to draft Marlon Humphrey Cancer survivor and Ravens fan gets to draft Marlon Humphrey

But who did offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg tick off? With Humphrey are director of college scouting Joe Hortiz, coach John Harbaugh, general manager Ozzie Newsome and assistant general manager Eric DeCosta, from left. Wormley, familiar with...

Carpenter's slam in 11th lifts Cardinals over Blue Jays Carpenter's slam in 11th lifts Cardinals over Blue Jays

The Rays teed off for three home runs off Jason Grilli and Dominic Leone , the second time this season that the Jays 'pen has allowed three in a game. Mariners 2, Tigers 1: Ben Gamel had an RBI single in the ninth inning to help Seattle beat Detro...

Oops! Serena Williams Made Pregnancy Public by Accident Oops! Serena Williams Made Pregnancy Public by Accident

But it was also a brief announcement, as the mom-to-be deleted the shot shortly after posting it. Tennis champ Serena Williams' recent Snapchat pregnancy announcement grabbed headlines around the world, but on Tuesday, she admitted that, actu...

Dow Chemical profit beats as consumer market focus pays off Dow Chemical profit beats as consumer market focus pays off

They set a "hold" rating on the stock. Shares of Dow Chemical Co closed the previous trading session at 63.19 down -1.14 -1.77% with 6,969,631 shares trading hands. Its last 5-Year EPS growth stands at -1.50% with earnings growth of 33.10% yoy. T...

Arsenal bigger power despite Tottenham rise: Wenger

It was a ideal win in the end. "It's my job, the team's job, the staff's job to see about the reality of what we're achieving this season, because we are achieving", Dyche said. We have an opportunity to be in there only if we win our games, we don...

Toronto Raptors (50-31) @ Cleveland Cavaliers (51-30) Toronto Raptors (50-31) @ Cleveland Cavaliers (51-30)

The Warriors who lost a 3-1 lead to the Cavs in the championship series previous year, have since added Kevin Durant and who have the league's best record by far - having lost only 15 games for a.815 winning percentage? It's the last day of the regul...

Vikings sit out 1st round, prepare for busy day on Friday Vikings sit out 1st round, prepare for busy day on Friday

Let's hope the Vikings offense can right the ship in 2017. However, the problem for the Vikings is they don't know when or if Bridgewater will be their starting quarterback again. It's impossible to weigh Bridgewater's future at the time , because...

Manny Machado 'Wasn't Expecting' Red Sox To Retaliate For 'Good Slide'

And manager John Farrell was apparently still barking from the dugout during his team's at-bats in the top of the ninth. "The argument at the time was that if the rule is in place to protect the middle infielder, then it didn't work tonight", he tol...

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