Saturday May 27-th, 2017

Committee picks Alabama, Washington, Ohio State and Clemson Committee picks Alabama, Washington, Ohio State and Clemson

His top target for the season, James Washington, caught two passes for 50 yards on eight targets. 3 MI, pushed the Buckeyes past Penn State and back to the desert. They want him to be considered for the Heisman Trophy. Winners of 28 straight game...

Fiesta Bowl could be a QB showdown

Alabama is the No. 1 seed in the College Football Playoff and will meet No. 4 Washington in a semifinal game at the Peach Bowl on December 31. The runner-up in the second College Football Playoff championship faces the victor of the first Colle...

Australia wins toss, bats in series-opener vs New Zealand

More importantly, he supported his captain ably in a 127-run fifth-wicket stand. There was an awkward moment when Maxwell was made to run out the water to Wade during the wicketkeeper's slashing of 38 off 22, which helped his side to a formidable t...

Alabama-Washington, Clemson-Ohio State in semis Alabama-Washington, Clemson-Ohio State in semis

No. 1 Alabama (13-0) will face No. 4 Washington (12-1) in one semifinal and second-seeded Clemson (12-1) meets third-seeded Ohio State (11-1) in the other on December 31. Conference championships matter. Head-to-head matters. In the end, it gave th...

Beckham ties Burress with most career TDs from Eli Manning

Only Brett Favre (294) and Manning's older brother, Peyton (227), have been as sturdy behind center. Let's compare that to the Browns , who have gone through 21 starting QBs over the same span. The Browns remained win-less suffering their 12 loss ...

Keys for Panthers' offense vs. Seahawks in Week 13

In addition to Pro Bowl defensive end Michael Bennett, starting center Justin Britt (expected) and three-time All-Pro safety Earl Thomas (less so) returned and were full go during the indoor workout. It may not look like the same matchup we drooled...

Steve Smith leads the way with career-best 164

It was also the highest at the Sydney Cricket Ground, surpassing AB de Villers's 162 not out in South Africa's clash against West Indies in the ICC World Cup 2015. "It's a nice feeling, I had a bit of luck and you got to try and make the most...

Watson, Clemson claim ACC title and await playoff berth

Should Clemson stumble against the Hokies, Michigan would be one of two teams - along with the victor of the Big Ten championship in Indianapolis, either Penn State or Wisconsin - in consideration for the playoff. "The kids wanted to win and were w...

Southern California meets Penn State in 103rd Rose Bowl

Winning the games on your schedule seemed to be the No. 1 factor when splitting hairs between these six elite teams. If another round were added to the playoff, my best bets for inclusion would be Michigan, Oklahoma, Penn State and a virtual toss...

Roby's Pick 6 helps Broncos beat Jaguars 20-10

That unit is about to collide with its biggest challenge of the season when the Denver Broncos come to town. PLUCKING BRONCOS: The Jaguars have signed a free agent from Denver in each of the last three seasons, and only defensive tackle Malik Jac...

Real must not get carried away despite lead - Ramos

Meanwhile, Zidane admitted Los Blancos were "in trouble" but believes they deserved to score the opener. Captain Sergio Ramos was able to thunder home the equalizer in the 90th-minute from a corner kick and secure a point for Real Madrid in L...

Athletics: No time to take foot off pedal, warns reform-driven Coe

Adidas and the IAAF, the athletic world's governing body, have mutually agreed to terminate their existing partnership agreement at the end of 2016, according to an Adidas spokeswoman. Russian Federation is suspended for systematic, deep-rooted dopin...

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game

Under coach Nick Saban, Alabama has certainly earned the right to be called one of college football's greatest dynasties. "They've really accumulated a lot of speed at some spots where they were always big". Bama did score an SEC Championship Game...

England roar back in perfect year England roar back in perfect year

Hansen pricked the bubble of hype around the All Blacks when he claimed the 2016 team could not be rated New Zealand's best ever because Fred Allen's side 1967 side was "the greatest ever". "We're progressing. We can't get too ahead of ourselves". ...

Plane crash in Colombia kills 75 people; sixth survivor found under wreckage Plane crash in Colombia kills 75 people; sixth survivor found under wreckage

Most of the team's players were among the 75 people killed in the crash, Colombian authorities said, as well as local journalists and team officials. Airport officials gave the plane, operated by small airline LaMia, priority to land after the pilo...

Stafford throws for 341 yards, Lions beat Saints 28-13

Control the line, and you control the tempo of the game. And it has lifted them from the NFC North cellar to a two-game lead with four games to go. At home, they won't mind getting into a scoring-fest. At this rate, the Detroit Lions might get a fi...

Redblacks upset Stamps in 104th Grey Cup

One of the most spectacular seasons in CFL history would mean absolutely nothing if they walked away without the Grey Cup. Ottawa quarterback Henry Burris scored four touchdowns in regulation while Calgary scored 16 unanswered points after trailing...

Huskers to face Tennessee in Music City Bowl

This marks the first time the Huskers have ever been invited to participate in the Music City Bowl. Nebraska has qualified for 53 bowl games, third most all time. Tennessee has averaged 36.2 points for the season and the Vols have seen their scorin...

Flacco, Ravens end Dolphins' 6-game run with 38-6 rout

Ravens: A Monday night game in New England looms for the Ravens, 1-7 against the Patriots in the regular season. The Baltimore Ravens lead the AFC North! Flacco was as sharp as he's been all season, completing 27-of-34 passing attempts in the fi...

No. 11 Florida State earns Orange Bowl berth against No. 6 MI No. 11 Florida State earns Orange Bowl berth against No. 6 MI

So when the bracket was announced today, leaving them at No. 6 , numerous 10-2 Wolverines faced the reality, that they could have done more, by beating Iowa or Ohio State, the two games lost by a combined four points. While a Big Ten championship wi...

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