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St. Louis Rams' projected roster

Examining the St. Louis Rams' roster: (Note: WR Stedman Bailey is expected to make the team but is suspended for the first four games of the season and will not count on the initial 53-man roster.) QUARTERBACKS (3) Shaun Hill AustinShow More Summary

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Training Camp: Week 4 Stock Report

On the eve of the regular season, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are about to gamble heavily on their 2014 roster. Some Bucs players whose stock is on the rise will capitalize. Others whose stock is on the downslide may find themselves onShow More Summary

Cristiano Ronaldo Issues Liverpool Warning, Rues Angel Di Maria Transfer

Cristiano Ronaldo has warned Liverpool they will be facing a different beast to Real Madrid sides of the past when they visit Anfield in the UEFA Champions League group stage on Oct. 22. The prolific Los Blancos star also expressed his...Show More Summary

With Steve Ballmer in Place, Clips Need Doc Rivers to Focus on Job He Does Best

Now that the dour cloud that was Donald Sterling has been lifted from the Los Angeles Clippers and replaced with Steve Ballmer, the comparative equivalent of stadium lights, there's one element still missing to assure the 17 th banner...Show More Summary

Diagnosing Los Angeles Lakers' Remaining Roster Flaws

Optimism comes cheaply in August for followers of the Los Angeles Lakers. It should not, however, be confused with reality. Make no mistake: The Lakers of 2014-15 will not be very good. Even with some offseason moves designed to shore...Show More Summary

Derek Carr Deserves Starting Nod over Matt Schaub After Preseason Performance

Preseason games don't count, but Derek Carr's dominant display against the Seattle Seahawks on Thursday night gives the Oakland Raiders a worthy excuse to jettison Matt Schaub as their starting quarterback. In the fourth and final exhibition content, Oakland reached the end zone in all four of Carr's series. Show More Summary

Johnny Manziel anoints Kenny Hill 'Kenny Football'

We tried not to call Kenny Hill Kenny football. Johnny Manziel would not let us. Many wondered how Texas A&M would respond to the loss of Johnny Manziel, and the answer is: pretty well. Kenny Hill, his successor at the QB spot, dazzled...Show More Summary

Watch: Sharpshooter Jamal Crawford Posterizes Defender in Summer League

Jamal Crawford is known for his marksmanship. The guy is as pure a jump shooter as you’re going to find. It’s not often you see him in situations where he is using his vertical leap to beat defenders off the bounce. I’d like to see more of this attacking mentality from Crawford in the NBA. […]

Observation Deck: New England Patriots

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- For those curious how the New England Patriots plan to utilize tight end Tim Wright, who was acquired from the Buccaneers in Tuesday's surprising Logan Mankins trade, Thursday night's preseason finale provided...Show More Summary

Inside Slant: Adrian Peterson's future

About three months ago, according to ESPN senior writer Don Van Natta, a business associate put Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on the phone with Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson. Per Van Natta's reporting, Peterson told Jones...Show More Summary

Hawkins to start at WR opposite Austin

The Cleveland Browns announced prior to Thursday night's preseason finale that Andrew Hawkins will start at the receiver spot vacated by the suspension of Josh Gordon. Hawkins joins Miles Austin in the starting lineup. When Hawkins was signed, it was projected he'd be the third receiver and usually line up in the slot to take advantage of matchups. Show More Summary

Miami Dolphins: Immediate 53-Man Roster Cut-Predictions Post-Rams Game

The Miami Dolphins have completed the preseason 3-1 after defeating the St. Louis Rams 14-13, and now comes the toughest part of any preseason: who to keep, and who to release. The Dolphins had some great positional battles filled with hungry players looking for their shot to make noise in the league. Show More Summary

San Diego Chargers: Immediate 53-Man Roster-Cut Predictions Post-Cardinals Game

The San Diego Chargers concluded the preseason with a 12-9 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday night in one last attempt to finalize the 53-man roster. By 1 p.m. PT this Saturday, the dream of playing professional football...Show More Summary

25 Best Strikers to Watch in the Champions League This Season

It's back, and it's got some new additions. The draw for the Champions League group stages has thrown up some interesting ties in Europe's premier competition, matches in which some of the world's best forwards will go head-to-head and...Show More Summary

Legia Warsaw’s amazing anti Celtic & UEFA pyro Tifo [Video & Pictures]

Legia Warsaw may have qualified for the Europa League tonight, but that’s scant consolation for the Polish club – they wanted to be in the Champions League. The Polish side were kicked out of Champions League qualification on a ludicrous technicality, after fielding a player who was deemed ineligible, despite the fact that he’d already […]

Deal Agreed, Manchester United and Juventus finally set for transfer today

Deal Agreed, Manchester United and Juventus finally set for transfer today - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Finally, Manchester United and Juventus are close to completing a deal. We still don’t know whether United can seal a deal...Show More Summary

Peyton Manning Fined for Taunting: Latest Details and Reaction

If you expected Peyton Manning to show remorse for his penalty and subsequent fine after taunting D.J. Swearinger during the Denver Broncos' third preseason game against the Houston Texans, think again. On Thursday, the NFL levied aShow More Summary

Ken Williams speaks from heart about Jackie Robinson West

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When White Sox Executive Vice President Kenny Williams took the stage Wednesday at Millennium Park to address the Jackie Robinson West Little League national champions and a crowd of 10,000, he confessed it was only his second speech in the last 15 years.

Legia Warsaw fans mock UEFA in tifo protesting Champions League ouster

Legia Warsaw beat Celtic, 6-1, in their UEFA Champions league qualifier. Only an administrative error led to the Polish side using an ineligible player as an 86th minute sub in the second leg so UEFA ruled the match a forfeit, which means a 3-0 win for Celtic. Show More Summary

US Open 2014 Results: Latest Scores and Evening Draw Schedule for Day 4

The fourth day of play at the U.S. Open has already produced one notable upset. With the night sessions still to come, we'll see if more big names fall. No. 8 seed Ana Ivanovic fell to unseeded Karolina Pliskova at Louis Armstrong Stadium on Thursday in straight sets (7-5, 6-4). Show More Summary

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