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Sports Former Cowboys player Joseph Randle arrested for rape
Author: 0 Former Cowboys player Joseph Randle arrested for rape

Sedgwick County Jail records say Randle was booked around 3:40 a.m. and according to the Wichita Eagle , his bond has not yet been set. Since being cut by the Cowboys three years ago, Randle has been arrested numerous times in Texas and Kansas .

Sports 7 takeaways from the Falcons' heartbreaking loss to Eagles
Author: 0 7 takeaways from the Falcons' heartbreaking loss to Eagles

Midway through the third quarter, the Eagles were facing a critical 3rd-and-5 from the Atlanta 41. The Philadelphia Eagles beat the Atlanta Falcons 18-12 in the National Football League opener. Wearing his gold Hall of Fame jacket, former safety Brian Dawkins riled up the sellout crowd with owner Jeffrey Lurie by his side and led a chorus of "Fly Eagles Fly".

Sports Donald Trump on Colin Kaepernick Ad: 'What Was Nike Thinking?'
Author: 0 Donald Trump on Colin Kaepernick Ad: 'What Was Nike Thinking?'

As Trump said on Twitter Friday, "What was Nike thinking?" At the start of the ad, Kaepernick says: "If people say your dreams are insane, if they laugh at what you think you can do, good". When Kaepernick and I met and talked just six days later, a few hours before the 49ers were set to play the San Diego Chargers, we discussed a lot, but more importantly we listened to each other.

Sports Real Madrid midfielder reveals he would have left if Zidane stayed
Author: 0 Real Madrid midfielder reveals he would have left if Zidane stayed

However, the experienced Spanish defender, who played alongside CR7 at Real Madrid before moving to Naples, has warned that the Portugal legend will find things far more hard in Italy, than he did in England and Spain. "For me it is the best club in the world, I always want to play for the best club in the world". In an interview with UEFA , Zidane said the two stars played a good role in helping Real Madrid win the third consecutive title of the Champions League when he was the ...

Sports Djokovic beats heat and Millman to reach U.S. Open semis
Author: 0 Djokovic beats heat and Millman to reach U.S. Open semis

For the men, the humidity means packing 10 or 11 shirts to keep up with the sweat and changing shoes on court, as Dominic Thiem did in his epic four-hour, 49-minute quarterfinal loss to Rafael Nadal . You're dripping. But that's no excuse or anything. Djokovic threatened to pull away all through the match but was never able to shake off Millman. "I've gotten a lot better managing my emotions once it gets to this part and knowing that everything is going to be probably more amped up", ...

Sports Sarri found out he was sacked as Napoli coach on TV
Author: 0 Sarri found out he was sacked as Napoli coach on TV

Chelsea steamed in in July though to hijack their deal and the Blues subsequently snapped up Jorginho for £57m. An agreement was reached between the Italy midfielder and Manchester City , but that a disagreement with Napoli held up the deal.

Sports Nike’s endorsement deal with Kaepernick is not appropriate, Trump says
Author: 0 Nike’s endorsement deal with Kaepernick is not appropriate, Trump says

The dropbox will be available through 9 a.m. September 12, with the proceeds going to the Bergen County Division of Veterans Services, the 32-year-old administrative assistant and part-time bartender said. "We're trying to move past the rhetoric of what's right or what's wrong in terms of the anthem and really focus on the systematic issues that are plaguing our communities".

Sports Tiger Woods, McIlory lead BMW Championship
Author: 0 Tiger Woods, McIlory lead BMW Championship

The 14-time major victor Woods jumped out of the gates after teeing off the 10th hole, bagging three birdies in his first four holes before a stunning second shot from 242 yards into the par-5 16th hole. "I know this putter", Woods told Golf Channel. "Boy, shooting 29 on the front nine helps". He also skipped the Pro-Am due to the heatwave conditions.

Sports Eden Hazard sends Premier League title warning, makes Liverpool claim
Author: 0 Eden Hazard sends Premier League title warning, makes Liverpool claim

Another round of Premier League fixtures is in the books as England's top-flight takes a two-week break to make way for the first global break of the new season. We can improve [on the Bournemouth game], of course. The criticism they are receiving is at odds with the praise heaped upon them after their win over Manchester United days earlier.

Sports A Frenchman or Modric has to win the Ballon d'Or - Giroud
Author: 0 A Frenchman or Modric has to win the Ballon d'Or - Giroud

The Spanish side posted a photo of their star striker inside an empty Wanda Metropolitano surrounded by the World Cup trophy, UEFA Europa League title and the UEFA Super Cup. Griezmann also praised Manchester United's Paul Pogba for his performances and leadership in France's World Cup campaign. "That's the choice, but it's surprising".

Sports Jackson's 2 TD passes help Virginia Tech handle FSU 24-3
Author: 0 Jackson's 2 TD passes help Virginia Tech handle FSU 24-3

It happened too often, so it's hard not to. With FSU trailing 17-3 in the second quarter and looking to build momentum, Seminoles quarterback Deondre Francois passed to wide receiver Tamorrion Terry for a 32-yard gain to Tech's 28-yard line with 3:02 left.

Sports Martin O'Neill tells Uefa to settle Denmark row
Author: 0 Martin O'Neill tells Uefa to settle Denmark row

Little was expected of the Danes with all 11 starting players making global debuts but the defeat turned out to be a moral victory as the 31-year-old Haagh played the game of his life. "It was tough to get motivated for a game like that", Hamsik said. Members of the national squad, including Tottenham's Christian Eriksen , Dortmund's Thomas Delaney, and Sevilla defender Simon Kjær, are entangled in a dispute with the Danish Football Association ( DBU ) over commercial image rights of ...

Sports Djokovic to face Nishikori in 11th US Open semi-final
Author: 0 Djokovic to face Nishikori in 11th US Open semi-final

Instead, it resembled their 2010 second-round match in Flushing Meadows, when Nishikori rallied to win in five sets in 4:59, the fifth-longest men's singles match by time in U.S. Naomi Osaka means business as she attempts to win her first grand slam title at the US Open . "Well, in the mornings I don't play matches, I walk around and hear the lovely honking", Osaka said.

Author: 0 Novak Djokovic finds balance, but still eager for success

Just trying to hang in there, find a way to win a match. Earlier, Nishikori helped make Japanese history after turning the tables on Marin Cilic , winning a rematch of the 2014 final 6-2 4-6 7-6 (7/5) 4-6 6-4 to make the last four at Flushing Meadows for the third time.

Sports Real Madrid coach Lopetegui dismisses Messi swipe over Ronaldo exit
Author: 0 Real Madrid coach Lopetegui dismisses Messi swipe over Ronaldo exit

Salah's deserved inclusion is nearly shadowed by the glaring miss of Argentina and Barcelona star Lionel Messi , the first time since 2006 that he has not made it into the top three. A further eight goals were scored in the Champions League , including one in the final against Chelsea in Moscow. The three coaches in contention for the women's game award are: Asako Takakura, who led Japan to the Asian Games title last week, Reynald Pedros of France and Sarina Wiegman of the Netherlands.

Sports Eriksen calls for truce in Denmark row
Author: 0 Eriksen calls for truce in Denmark row

Denmark have named a second-string squad including futsal players for this week's matches against Slovakia and Wales after contract negotiations with first-team regulars ended in deadlock. . "So we're happy to stretch our hand again, even though DBU put it away in the first try". We are prepared to play the global matches this week and then we have time after the matches to negotiate the whole agreement.

Sports Coming back from pregnancy harder than I thought, says Serena Williams
Author: 0 Coming back from pregnancy harder than I thought, says Serena Williams

Amazon Prime Video will bring customers in the United Kingdom and Ireland live and exclusive coverage of the US Open , which runs until September 9, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre in NY, including multiple streams from several courts, catch-up highlights and full match replays.

Sports Defending champ Stephens ousted from US Open
Author: 0 Defending champ Stephens ousted from US Open

Even when I did have my break opportunities, I just wasn't playing the points well at all", Stephens, who beat Sevastova in Montreal last month, told reporters. After being broken in the fourth game, Stephens sunk to her knees. But Sevastova broke right back during another lengthy game, this one lasting 14 points, and soon it was over - but not before Stephens made a pretty good run at becoming the first repeat champion since Williams won three in a row from 2012-14.

Sports 4 reasons why the UEFA Nations League is a great idea
Author: 0 4 reasons why the UEFA Nations League is a great idea

The four teams who win their respective League A groups (the bit England are involved in) will qualify for the knockout finals in June 2019 - semi-finals, final and third-place play-off - to decide the Nations League victor. For instance, England are in League A, and have been drawn into Group A4. Martin O'Neill's side have been placed in League B, the second tier of the competition, a group of 12 teams, those deemed the 13th to 24th strongest sides by UEFA.

Author: 0 US Open -- Naomi Osaka reaches semifinals

The 20-year-old Osaka, who has looked comfortable on one of the sport's biggest stages, was tearful after her fourth-round clash but much less emotional after her latest win. I think it would be really cool. "I'm glad I was able to be a part of something like that today". "Naomi's doing well, because she has won a Masters (Indian Wells).

Sports Steelers linemen speak out about Le'Veon Bell's holdout
Author: 0 Steelers linemen speak out about Le'Veon Bell's holdout

Bell, who has not yet signed his franchise tag and is not obligated to practice with the team as they prepare for the Browns , does not appear to be winning over his teammates. Bell has to worry about his own long-term well-being over the short-term interested of the Steelers, and he's just witnessed Aaron Donald and Khalil Mack receive extremely lucrative deals over the last week.

Sports Sharapova beaten by birthday girl Navarro
Author: 0 Sharapova beaten by birthday girl Navarro

It's just a little too up and down. However, the Russian delivered an error-strewn performance, including eight double faults, as she was beaten 6-4 6-3 by Suarez Navarro on the 30th seed's 30th birthday. The one previous match Suarez Navarro won over Sharapova was at the 2014 Montreal tournament. "I need to be aggressive, I am working on that, I need to try to be solid, run and fight".

Sports Seahawks safety Earl Thomas ends holdout in time to face Broncos
Author: 0 Seahawks safety Earl Thomas ends holdout in time to face Broncos

The Seahawks have yet to make a corresponding roster move to activate Thomas to the 53-man roster, although they can use an exemption that will allow him to practice with the team while remaining on the Reserved/Did Not Report List. Aside from suffering a broken leg late in the 2016 season, Thomas has been a durable starter from the time he arrived in the league. Rapoport added that the Cowboys "tried like crazy" to acquire Thomas but were out.

Sports Thibaut Courtois takes swipe at former club Chelsea
Author: 0 Thibaut Courtois takes swipe at former club Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri 's performance as Chelsea manager is reportedly convincing owner Roman Abramovich not to sell the club. "At practice, the level is high". Courtois has taken to his new surroundings well. But you can't always escape reality. 'I am now experiencing on a daily basis that Ramos is the best centre-back in the world.

Sports Denny Hamlin on the pole for Southern 500
Author: 0 Denny Hamlin on the pole for Southern 500

Chastain ran a fast lap of 169.531 miles per hour to hold off Christopher Bell in second and Tyler Reddick in third. This is Darlington's annual throwback weekend, NASCAR's form of baseball's Old Timer's Day. Between stages, Larson won the race off pit road as Jones was penalized for an uncontrolled tire. "We hit the wall hard". Bowyer was evaluated and released from the infield care center.

Sports Beckham reveals his team name & crest
Author: 0 Beckham reveals his team name & crest

A building in Downtown (90 SW 8th St) was painted with Inter Miami CF flare, black and pink dominating the color scheme. Say hello to " Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami ". "It is only fitting that our name pays tribute to the inclusiveness that makes us who we are", Jorge Mas said in a statement. "It symbolizes the heritage of our city, the ambition of our people, and the solidarity of our community", the team wrote in a letter to fans titled "Freedom to Dream" that also ran inside ...

Sports Federer ranks shot among most memorable
Author: 0 Federer ranks shot among most memorable

Chasing down a cheeky drop shot, the Swiss hit it inches off the ground and curled it around the net post for a ridiculous victor that earned him a standing ovation from the hollering crowd. It was a different story on the women's side, where Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber and Petra Kvitova both fell, leaving Sloane Stephens as the only top-six seed remaining.

Sports Serena Williams sees off Pliskova to make US Open semifinals
Author: 0 Serena Williams sees off Pliskova to make US Open semifinals

A match that looked to be in question for Serena Williams early on turned into yet another dominating performance by the six-time US Open champion on Tuesday night. World number three Stephens, refused to blame the punishing afternoon heat and humidity for her lapses against Sevastova, including an inability to convert any of seven break chances in the opening set.

Sports Jurgen Klopp maintains that Liverpool are still far from their best
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp maintains that Liverpool are still far from their best

The 28-year-old Henderson has been a mainstay in the Liverpool setup since arriving from boyhood club Sunderland in 2011 for almost £20 million. "It doesn't seem like too long ago when I signed my first one - it feels like yesterday, really - but a lot has happened since then", Henderson told Liverpool's website.

Sports Nadal 'bagelled' but survives Thiem test to reach semis
Author: 0 Nadal 'bagelled' but survives Thiem test to reach semis

The longest match of the US Open so far saw top seed Nadal comprehensively beaten in the opening set, before showing all his huge reserves of fight and spirit to knock out the ninth seed. Having looked the more tired of the two, it was Nadal who was applying the greater pressure and at 5-5, 0-40 it seemed this was his chance. Thiem is a top-10 player himself (he's now ranked No.