Ricardo Allen forced Ajayi to fumble on the next play and Matt Ryan drove the Falcons 59 yards into field-goal range. The short drive started when the Falcons recovered a punt at the 18 yard line after it was touched by the Eagles. Defenses dominated the opening quarter of Saturday's game.The Falcons took advantage of a turnover to take an early 3-0 lead. The window for a championship run might be closing for the Falcons, at least with the current crew assembled around Matt Ryan .
Jacksonville tackle Cam Robinson couldn t have been happier about his team s win over the Steelers . But this season, outside of New England, we've seen great defenses mixed with average-to-above average quarterback play guide teams to this week.
Liverpool midfielder Emre Can says he has not signed a pre-contract with Juventus and is still in discussions over staying at Anfield. But the club are confident that Can will join the club next summer on a free transfer and despite the midfielder insisting that nothing has been agreed, the Italian champions are not anxious at the moment.
VAR's first ever goal was awarded to Leicester , while fellow Premier League side West Ham were made to wait until extra time before managing to overcome Shrewsbury . League One side Fleetwood will be attempting to beat opposition from a higher division in an FA Cup away game for only the second time in their history.
Granderson, who admitted to considering retirement after what was a 14th big-league season in 2017, is now committed to a 15th Major League Baseball campaign. While this isn't an earth-shattering signing, it is one that looks likely to pay dividends for the Jays in 2018, and beyond, as they won't have to rush Teoscar Hernandez , if he proves to need a bit more seasoning.
New Arizona Wildcats coach Kevin Sumlin already has secured his first recruit. While Sumlin was assessing his future following his firing, which likely would have included a television gig if he had not hopped right back into coaching, he kept his promise as a speaker at the American Football Coaches Association convention in Charlotte on January 8.
With Andy Murray injured, Novak Djokovic returning after a six-month lay-off and Rafael Nadal short of fitness, everything points towards Roger Federer this year in Melbourne . The finals of the women's singles draw will be played on 27 January at 2 pm IST. "Rafa, with the year that he's had, and Novak with the six titles he's had here, even if it's unknown how he's feeling, they could very well be the favorites, too", said.
So thats what everyone was taking pictures of, thats what the back up was. If I had come across this scene on the golf course, a typical, leisurely round would have immediately transitioned into a full-on emergency evacuation from the course.
On Sunday, he said he thinks Trump is a racist. "Here's why I'm not outraged: People of color warned you", Lemon concluded. Trump also denied making the statements attributed to him, but avoided the details of what he did or did not say.
Some contracts are up. You'll hear about them as they unfold, I'm sure, if there's anything to be heard. The Steelers finished the 2017 season eight in scoring offense with 25.4 points per game and third in total offense with 377.9 yards each contest .
The University of Tennessee stand-out racked up seven NFL Rookie of the Week honors during the regular season en route to posting over 1,500 yards from scrimmage and scoring a combined 14 touchdowns. He finished with 31 total tackles on the year, seven sacks, and a forced fumble and recovery in 11 games played this season. He posted a streak of three consecutive games with an interception.
Protesters carried Haitian flags and signs with messages including "peace, love, power, dream". Trump has been accused of describing African nations as "shithole countries" during a meeting with US senators last week . The president implied Friday morning on Twitter that maybe he should start recording meetings because there is no trust. As well, Durbin and people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe it publicly said Trump also questioned the need ...
The Cavaliers do have their own 2018 first-round pick, but it's nowhere as valuable as the Nets' pick. This crew was responsible for the huge trade that sent Kyrie Irving to the Celtics for Thomas, Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic and two draft picks.
Du Plessis and Vernon Philander scratched the lead past the 200-mark just in time for Lunch, then added just 36 runs in 18 soporific overs after the interval before the partnership ended tamely with Philander lobbing a pull off Ishant Sharma to midwicket.
A Lehigh Valley man is accused of punching a horse after he was ejected from the Eagles NFC Divisional playoff game against the Falcons. There's horsing around and then there's literally punching a horse. He could also be charged with animal cruelty. Court records indicate that Hendricks is charged with aggravated assault, trespassing and taunting a police animal.
I just had a shower, I had stretching, and I came here. Do you believe Rafael Nadal can play himself into form? "What a comeback it was, and it was definitely the highlight of the year". Venus Williams' first-round match against Belinda Bencic is probably the most anticipated match. "I don't feel pressure". Halep will undergo further treatment ahead of Thursday's second-round encounter against Canadian Eugenie Bouchard, a semi-finalist at Melbourne Park back in 2014.
The only team worse? McAdoo's interview with Browns head coach Hue Jackson is also intriguing since Jackson was a candidate for the Giants job that went to McAdoo two seasons ago. Whoever takes over will need to mentor either DeShone Kizer or the quarterback whom the Browns grab with the No. 1 pick. Henry served as Jackson's tight ends coach when he was head coach of the Raiders in 2011.
The rookie was involved in a minor auto crash Tuesday, Jaguars senior manager of public relations Tad Dickman revealed on Twitter. Fournette's vehicle was rear-ended. The Jaguars face off against the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship game on Sunday. He later returned to the game and finished with a game-high 109 rushing yards and three touchdowns.
Choi, 26, drops to 0-2 in his past two appearances. In the first round, Dooho Choi and Jeremey Stephens would trade leg kicks, but it seemed Choi's would do the most damage. Choi (14-3) was on point in the opening round, and more or less in control of the action. However, once Elkins took the fight to the mat in the second round, he began controlling Johnson and dominating the contest.
That's not exactly inspiring, but it made some sense in accentuating the one consistently successful method of attack for Chelsea this season (i.e. heading the ball). After an impressive start to life at Stamford Bridge, Alvaro Morata has struggled in recent weeks and is without a goal in five games. "It is normal, if you are striker that hasn't scored you are frustrated, for sure".
The 22-year-old will partner 19-year-old Canadian Lance Stroll , who made his debut with the former world champions last year. The 33-year-old Polish driver, who last raced F1 in 2010, still hopes to find a way back into the sport that once promised him a glittering career.
Monday evening was the deadline for underclassmen to put their names into the draft. Love will be returning to Stanford for his senior season, according to SF Gate's Tom FitzGerald . He carried the Stanford offense all season long with 263 carries for 2,118 yards and 19 touchdowns. He's gained 3,123 yards in three seasons. Additionally, Love was plagued by an ankle injury during his junior year and the 2018 NFL Draft has what's considered a deep class of running backs.
Maria Sharapova is one of the toughest opponents she will face since the Russian has long arms making it very hard to read the angle and the bounce of the ball. "It's been a couple of years since I've been back here - obviously I wanted to enjoy the moment", the 2008 Australian Open champion and three-time runner-up said in an on-court TV interview.
The aftermath was interesting as many people picked the AFC Championship game to be between the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers . "I just want to bring another trophy here", Bryant said. Meaning Jacksonville and, after Pittsburgh beat Jacksonville the next day, New England. The NFL needs more players like this because I'm exhausted of the same old boring press conferences from quarterbacks.
At times Sunday, Jaguars running back was going 4 yards before getting touched, and when he was touched, he was dragging defenders an extra 4 to 6 yards. "There's a reason why they're in this game", he said. Defensive coordinator Matt Patricia also has a different blend of players to juggle, too, with no Dont'a Hightower since November.
Mkhitaryan has been touted as a possible makeweight in a deal for the Chile worldwide and talk of an imminent deal intensified after the United attacker was left out of the squad for the club's 3-0 win over Stoke City. "If he stays here he is a very good player that season started very, very well and come a little bit down but last season did he wonderful things for us, helped us to win the Europa League, being one of the most important players".
I'm not going to use it as an excuse, but David Price is a puncher, and lack of experience. However, Parker sees a different role for Fury at the event: "I might give him a text and say: 'Bro do you want to walk in with me?'", Parker told the Daily Mail .
Jorge Garcia is now in Mexico City. Garcia cried as he held each heartbroken family member at Detroit Metropolitan airport, as onlookers stood nearby with signs reading " stop separating families ". Its just a nightmare, his wife, Cindy Garcia, told the Detroit News, after watching her husband walk through the airport scanners. However, the last time the Garcias checked in with immigration agents in November, they were told Jorge would have to leave January 15.
It has now been confirmed that Saha had suffered a hamstring tendon injury in training and will return home to be replaced by Karthik ahead of the third Test in Johannesburg starting on 24 January. Karthik has played 23 Tests and scored 1000 runs at an average of 27.77 including one century and seven half-centuries. Karthik has also been included in India's squad for the six-match ODI series, which begins on February 1 in Durban.
Chris Paul also entered with other Rockers players through a backstory that connects team dressing rooms. Citing anonymous National Basketball Association sources , ESPN reported several Rockets players headed toward the Clippers' locker room, seeking a confrontation, but were escorted away by security before anything got physical.
That's the way Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey sees things playing out, anyway. After taking care of business against the Tennessee Titans a day before, the Patriots have now started to make preparations for the Jaguars. "Talking is cool. You can do all the talking you want on Twitter, to the media, all of that, but when you get on the field, you're going to have produce".
For most South Africans, Monday the 15th of January marked a return to reality - the real beginning to 2018. World cricket's governing body confirmed in a statement that the relevant incident was when Kohli was continually complaining over the state of the ball.
A smattering of dissent could be heard during Saturday's Premier League clash with Leicester, which was Chelsea's third goalless draw in a week. After the match, the 48-year-old said his players were exhausted after Wednesday's 0-0 draw with Arsenal in the Carabao Cup.
Rangers have been overly reliant on Alfredo Morelos to score their goals this season and the introduction of Cummings could well be a really shrewd move by Murty and the Glasgow club's hierarchy. The 22-year-old is poised to end a frustrating period at The City Ground by moving to Ibrox on a loan deal with could ultimately be made permanent in the summer.
No. 14 seed Novak Djokovic vs. Older sister Venus, for example, reached the Wimbledon final for the first time since 2009, and then the U.S. Open semifinals for the first time since 2010. Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza hasn't had the ideal preparation, but is determined all the same. On the women's side, the looming question is whether top-ranked Simona Halep will break her Melbourne Park jinx.
According to MMA Junkie , Ferguson vs. Nurmagomedov could happen as early as UFC 222 on March 3rd at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas or UFC 223 which is planned for April 7th at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. On Conor McGregor's eventual return: "If (McGregor) comes back in September, that's nearly two years (since his last MMA fight)". " Conor has said he's thinking about coming back in September ", White told FOX Sports.
The Red Devils striker, who recently made a stunning yet inspiring comeback from a career-shattering ACL injury is yet to score a goal for Manchester United this season in the Premier League . The out-of-favour Henrikh Mkhitaryan was initially mooted as a makeweight in a potential deal, heading to the Emirates while Arsenal's star forward went the other direction.
Zverev, victor of five titles a year ago, held his nerve on the bigger points, particularly in the second set tie-break which could have gone either way before the German clinched it and eventually closed out a 6-1 7-6 7-5 victory. Sloane Stephens , Venus Williams and CoCo Vandeweghe were all eliminated on Monday. "I felt like I have got a lot of things out of the way physically and emotionally and mentally past year with - there was a lot of firsts again for me, playing the first ...
In this file photo dated Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez during the English League Cup semifinal first leg soccer match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge stadium in London. City nearly got him for £60 million last summer and they have indicated a willingness to pay £20 million for him this month. Also I'm not going to repeat the Aubameyang and Malcom rumours as these have already been well-covered as well, so what else is doing the rounds today? ...
Jose Mourinho's men close the gap on leaders Manchester City to 12 points, still quite a mountain to climb. The match starts at 20:00 on 15 January 2018. It suits me more I would say". "We scored two wonderful goals and for me that was the good thing of the first half". Tymon was replaced by Kevin Wimmer at the interval as Stoke looked to shore up that exposed flank, but it was a familiar tale as Kurt Zouma gave the ball away for Martial to be played through, only for Butland to ...
She could meet 14th seed Anastasija Sevastova in the second round, with 2016 champion Angelique Kerber a possible last 32 opponent and Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza a potential fourth round rival should she get that far. The 20-year-old Zverev, coming off five tournament wins last year, broke Fabbiano's serve at love in the last game to clinch the match. "Something is going on with Australia and me".
TIME'S UP is a unified call for change from women in entertainment for women everywhere. "I feel like you need to go pay, do you time for your crime", she said. And while the women found some of Oprah's questions easy to answer, when it came to reconciling and forgiving those who have been accused of sexual misconduct, the path forward was much more complex.
The National Civil Rights Museum said there were 10,200 people who went through the museum Monday, including volunteers , staff, organizations, and entertainment. In the rawest form that you could say that. Dick Durbin, D-Chicago. Congressman Bobby Rush, D-Chicago, lamented the rise of white nationalism, that he said started as a backlash to the election of President Barack Obama , and has become emboldened under Trump.
Jenkins was a member of a Super Bowl-winning Saints team that beat the Minnesota Vikings the last time they were in an NFC Championship, 31-28, on a 40-yard field goal in overtime. "I'm very humbled to win this game", Foles said. Julio Jones isn't going to be elite forever, and it'll be too expensive to hold Tevin Coleman and Devonta Freeman together.
Stoke City are expected to have the services of Erik Pieters and Bruno Martins Indi for Monday's Premier League clash against Manchester United at Old Trafford . Right-back Antonio Valencia could be fit to face Stoke after a recent hamstring injury but Zlatan Ibrahimovic (hamstring), Eric Bailly (ankle) and Michael Carrick (heart) remain out.
The university is recognizing the gift by naming the men's basketball locker-room the "Kyle Lowry Men's Basketball Locker Room". "I think they're just trying to test me". Embiid hit four free throws in the final 30 seconds to ensure Philadelphia their fifth win from their past six games, which boosted their percentage to.500.
The Steelers went 13-3 in part because of their confidence and their ability to sidestep drama. In my opinion the Patriots should win this one if they can play like they already have been. Brunell said Jacksonville needs to rush the passer better and make Brady uncomfortable. "And to come out here in the second round, in front of Heinz, in front of everybody we care about and everybody that loves us and fail, that feels like (expletive)".
How did Arsène Wenger allow Mesut Özil, missing because of injury, and Jack Wilshere to get into the a year ago of their contracts? "If you are an Arsenal supporter it's a worrying time", he said . "How on earth can you let three players get to the end of their contracts and who can leave for nothing". "In this kind of period we try to use the players completely focused on being at the club".
A report from the Daily Mail claims the 12-time Grand Slam victor, who has won six titles in Melbourne , asked officials from Tennis Australia and the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) to leave the tournament's annual player meeting on Friday before making the appeal.
United have emerged as strong contenders due to their willingness to meet Arsenal's £35 million ($48 million, 39 million euros) asking price, with the possibility of Henrikh Mkhitaryan being included as part of any deal. He did not refuse to play. Arsenal are now five points behind North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur and eight off the top-four following Liverpool's 4-3 win over Manchester City .