Alliance of American Football To Launch In 2019

McKay will run the team side. The key to Ebersol's business model is subdued expectations, as his deep-pocketed investors have been told that it's a 7- to 10-year business model. This time, it's the Alliance of American Football, and it's coming after the XFL. Teams will start on the 25-yard line after a score. After all, though the XFL was largely considered a complete dud, the NFL "borrowed" significant elements of the lesser league's broadcast, the most significant of which was the ...

Finally, Geelani passes on Tehreek baton to lifelong aide Sehrai

Unidentified sources told Rising Kashmir that Geelani had chose to appoint Sehrai as the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat chairperson because of failing health and "other political burdens". The Geelani-led Hurriyat comprises at least 24 smaller parties. Sehrai and (Syed Ali) Geelani's release was part of "goodwill gesture" after Rajiv-Farooq accord paved way for elections.

Marseille midfielder Luiz Gustavo fears Real Madrid target Neymar will leave France

While it seems nearly certain that PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi will not let his team's crown jewel go anywhere, especially after signing him to a five-year contract, if Neymar's desire is to leave, then he has shown before that he is capable of forcing the move.

Oakland Raiders to Trade Cordarrelle Patterson to New England Patriots

A person familiar with the deal said Sunday the deal will become official after Patterson passes a physical. The Patriots used the picks they obtained from the Vikings to take linebacker Jamie Collins, cornerback Logan Ryan, wide receiver Josh Boyce and running back LeGarrette Blount, whom they acquired in a trade for the seventh-round pick.

Arsenal to face CSKA Moscow in UEFA Europa League quarter-finals

The north London side managed to reach the quarter finals of Europe's secondary cup competition with an impressive 5-1 aggregate win over Italian giants AC Milan , securing a 3-1 victory at the Emirates Stadium in the second leg on Thursday.

What's Kirk Cousins done to get millions?

They reached the NFC title game last season with Keenum at quarterback. The addition of Cousins solidifies the team's position as Super Bowl contenders in 2018, with surely more firepower to be added via free agency and the draft. McCown's season ended prematurely after he suffered a fractured left (non-throwing) hand, which required surgery, in a Week 14 loss to the Denver Broncos .

Struggling Southampton fires manager Mauricio Pellegrino

Southampton legend Matt Le Tissier believes Mauricio Pellegrino was sacked because of his negative style of football. Hughes played more than 50 times for Southampton in the late 1990s and his appointment would end a run of four non-British managers after Mauricio Pochettino , Ronald Koeman , Puel and Pellegrino.

Packers release longtime WR Jordy Nelson

A second-round pick in 2008 from Kansas State, he's hauled in 550 passes for 7,848 yards and 69 touchdowns. Nelson has been Aaron Rodgers's favorite target for virtually their entire careers with the Packers . He later was honored as the NFL Comeback Player of the Year. In three seasons with the Seahawks , Graham played in 45 games, recorded 176 receptions for 2,104 yards and 18 touchdowns.

Cardinals now find their quarterback as free agents go fast

After five seasons plagued with knee injuries and a losing record of 18-30-1, Bradford was shipped to the Philadelphia Eagles . Former Oklahoma quarterback Sam Bradford will sign with the Arizona Cardinals when free agency opens Wednesday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter .

Former Raiders player guilty in head-stomping Old Town assault

Share this article: Oakland Raiders cornerback Sean Smith . So far in his career, Carrier, who went to Beloit College, only has 327 receiving yards and a touchdown on 36 receptions in 45 games played. Smith is primarily a blocking tight end, and Gruden professed his liking for those at the combine in Indianapolis. In any case, Jared Cook is still considered to be the top tight end for the Raiders next season.

Syracuse women's basketball in NCAA tournament as No. 8 seed

It's happened four times since 1980, most recently in 2014 when SMU was snubbed despite being one of the best teams in the country. Oklahoma State earned a No. Not only should Oklahoma not have been given a seed as high as No. 10, the Sooners shouldn't be in the tournament at all - especially at the expense of other schools who have much more impressive regular season resumes.

Sherman is 'Vengeful' Towards Seahawks

Sherman will need to be an All-Pro again to cash out on the full $39 million. Thankfully for Sherman, and for 49ers fans, some bloggers are helping out on that end. And he has done a lot of deals in his days. Sherman, who turns 30 on March 30, is a four-time Pro Bowl player and a three-time selection as a first-team All-Pro.

Arsene Wenger anxious by Arsenal's stay-away fans; says frustration 'understandable'

Around one-third of the seats were empty against Watford as thousands of season ticket holders vented their frustration by staying away. Deeney's words evidently hit a nerve with Arsenal as, five months later, Bellerin got his revenge on the 29-year-old after the Gunners earned a 3-0 victory at Emirates Stadium.

Bracketology 2018: Davidson wins the A 10 title, ruining someone's NCAA dreams

That means the Rams will take a bid from someone. Cyril Langevine gave Rhode Island its first lead, 73-71, when he completed a 3-point play with 6:16 remaining. "But we did another unbelievable job". Saint Joseph's wasn't as effective in turning points into turnovers - 6 points from turnovers, compared to Rhode Island's 14.

Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France

President Michael D Higgins led the congratulations as Ireland wrapped up the NatWest 6 Nations title with a game to spare after they beat Scotland and England lost to France . A nice flick-on by center Garry Ringrose, playing only his second match this year, freed fullback Rob Kearney. Scrumhalf Conor Murray wriggled over early in the second half to widen Ireland's advantage, but it was replacement Sean Cronin's try in the 68th minute that could prove a title victor.

Sean McDonough Departing Monday Night Football; Returning to College Football

He will no longer call Monday Night Football . "I look forward to reuniting with ESPN's college football team where I have so many close friends in front of and behind the camera". He has called multiple sports in his career, including marquee events such as the World Series, NCAA Final Four, and the Olympics. McDonough's other CBS assignments included a diverse array of sports - men's and women's college basketball, NFL, golf, U.S.

MPJ: Michael Porter Jr. to return in SEC tournament

He has not played since Missouri's November 10 season-opener against Iowa State , a game in which he played just two minutes. Michael underwent surgery - a "microdiscectomy of his L3-L4 spinal discs", according to CBS Sports - which "removes herniated disc material pressing on the spinal cord or a nerve root".

Fiorentina to donate Astori's contract salary to family

Giovanni Malago, president of the Italian Olympic Committee, which oversees Italian top-flight and global soccer, "spoke too soon", said a source very close to those concerned. "I know it's so hard, it's impossible to take away that pain and find an explanation", he said. Yesterday, fans continued to gather at Fiorentina's Artemio Franchi Stadium to pay tribute to the player, leaving flowers, scarves and messages such as "Ciao, Capitano".

PNB fraud accused Choksi slams Indian agencies probing alleged crime

The FIR was registered based on a complaint by PNB on 4 March. An LoU is a guarantee given by an issuing bank to Indian banks with branches overseas to grant short-term credit to applicants. Nirav Modi , a co-accused in the PNB fraud, also declined to join the CBI investigation. A spokesman for the CBI was not immediately reachable for comment on Choksi's claims.

Irish bishops urge voters to keep constitutional ban on abortion

In the anticipated referendum, citizens are due to be asked whether they want to remove the Eighth Amendment, which gives equal right to life to the mother and the unborn, and replace it with wording that would allow politicians to set Ireland's abortion laws in the future.