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Seahawks vs. Falcons: Divisional Round kickoff notes

ESPN's John Clayton says the Seahawks defense must get pressure on Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan . "And it was a heartbreaking last 34 seconds. The only way we're going to be able to do our job the best way we can is being loose and flying arou...

Steelers-Chiefs moved to Sunday primetime because of ice storm

But the Steelers did not capitalize on having another AFC championship at home. I don't know if it will specifically be out of at 46 defense (or any 4-3 set for that matter), but I do anticipate the Chiefs getting creative in their blitzing schem...

How they match up: Steelers vs. Chiefs

The Steelers created 10 fewer turnovers than the Chiefs , but, even worse, had the same number of giveaways as takeaways after losing to the Dallas Cowboys to drop their record to 4-5. "We've received a bunch of questions from our fans, season tic...

New England Patriots Tom Brady Competing at High Level

The Patriots are favorites to beat the Houston Texans by more than 15 points. In the second quarter, with Houston up 13-3, quarterback Brock Osweiler found Hopkins with a handsome 38-yard pass down the sideline to get the Texans to the Oaklan...

Road to Houston: Falcons begin playoffs with chance at redemption

Seattle is probably a better team as well, even without injured all-pro safety Earl Thomas . While Quinn might not be happy with the idea, it looks like it's a done deal in Envy's eyes - and this won't be the first time that Wilson will have to ...

National Football League moving Steelers-Chiefs game to Sunday night because of ice storm

And while Houston missed a substantial portion of the season, the Chiefs still managed 28 sacks, which placed them 28th among the 32 teams in the NFL. But as the season has progressed, he has found himself in the starting role opposite of Antonio Bro...

Chargers Will Announce They Are Moving to Los Angeles

As the Chargers enter Los Angeles as an outsider in 2017, a city of wary fans is unlikely to roll out the welcome mat for a team they didn't want. The NFL and the Chargers agreed to contribute $650 million, but there was still a $175 million fundin...

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Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th French Open title

With the victory, Nadal now has 15 Grand Slam titles, one more than Pete Sampras and behind only rival Roger Federer on the all-time list. He claimed a second break moments...

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Teams chasing those two squads may make up ground quickest with a veteran player they can only get through free agency or a trade, so that may have to wait until July. The 76ers wo...

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

The Russian team played an overwhelming advantage throughout the match, creating a huge number of unsafe moments. Russian Federation remained composed against New Zealand in ...

Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

On the base paths, LSU was hurt by its own poor choices and by a missed call on the umpires. In what we thought was going to be a close , tight game, top-seeded Oregon State...

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

He was disappointed with the scoreline and urged his teammates to win the next game of the group. "Tomorrow we have a very important game with Russia", Santos said with a pained ...

Golden State Warriors championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland

Now, you may say: "So what?" "I can't believe it, but I have to", Durant said recently of where he is after a decade. Yes, they drafted wisely and built soundly. Just like he did...

Injured Frankie Dettori pulls out of Royal Ascot with arm injury

It's the most special five days, there are richer meetings but nowhere else has the history or the tradition. Strike The Tiger was running in the concluding Windsor Castle Stakes...

Zach Johnson making an early move at Erin Hills

This isn't like most Opens. The Offaly man posted a disappointing 74, which saw last year's runner-up move from one under to one over at the end of the second round. On every h...

US Open at a glance

Four others are within three shots as the third round winds down. Brain Harman has a one-shot lead at 12 under. Then he had a run of three birdies. Matsuyama, the world number ...

US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

He said he'll play a lot and work on his putting in advance of the British Open at Royal Birkdale next month. "If you look at this golf course and you talk to me, Jason or Rory, ...

Special Reports

India wary of rejuvenated Pakistan: Kohli

India , however, does have an upper hand since Pakistan usually is on the losing side against India in ICC tournaments . Pakistan's fielding and catching was exceptional...

An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy

Koepka , a power-hitting U.S. Ryder Cup team member, said, "I'm pretty chill anyway". "I hope the moment will come as soon as possible". I guess I've just kind of always been tha...

Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

No one took advantage of Erin Hills like Fowler. Okay, the former Masters champion's 72 surely wasn't quite what he had in mind before teeing-off, but it could have been so much ...

Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Kunitz opened the show with the first goal of the game, and then won it in double overtime when he took a pass from Crosby and knuckled his shot past Craig Anderson to send the P...

Golden State Warriors Get The Best Of The NBA's First Finals Trilogy

Kerr's team set an National Basketball Association record for regular-season wins with 73 last season and returned to the Finals, but lost to Cleveland in seven games. On Wednesda...

Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

They get to celebrate Curry , Klay Thompson, coach Steve Kerr , and Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who unlike the others will be in his first championship parade. "They want to tal...

Sarfraz happy to 'prove critics wrong' after historic win

Pakistan will now play the victor of Thursday's second semi between India or Bangladesh in Sunday's final at the Oval. Earlier, Pakistan bowlers led by Hasan Ali put up a...

Johnson on course, opens with a par

Dustin Johnson will start as favourite when the 117th US Open tees off here on Thursday, with forecasted rain expected to boost the world number one's big-hitting game at the ...

McGregor prohibited from elbowing, kicking Mayweather during fight

After the August 26 bout at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas , the talking point will revolve around the payouts, more than the quality of the 12-round fight. While some media outl...