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The NFL would like to play a regular season game in China at some point in the near future and they will have a chance to build the audience for their product over the next three years. The league announced on Monday that they have reached a three-year deal with Tencent Holdings Limited to stream [ more
GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) - The Gold Coast Titans have fired head coach Neil Henry with two rounds remaining in the National Rugby League's regular season.
Check out highlights from Pittsburgh Steelers rookie RB James Conner's NFL debut running for 98 yards.
The Atlanta Falcons take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in Preseason Week 2.
See highlights from No. 20 Utah women's soccer's 4-1 victory over South Dakota State on Sunday afternoon. Scoring for the Utes include Hailey Skolmoski (16', 51'), Eden Jacobsen (21') and Paola Van der Veen (50').
Pettaway has embraced the bruiser role in the West Virginia backfield. While a constant phrase used by college coaches, Martell Pettaway is a testament to that. Ten games into his true freshman season a year ago, Pettaway seemed destined for a redshirt.
The Patriots have long opted to save tight end Rob Gronkowski's game action for the regular season, but they went in a different direction on Saturday night in Houston. Gronkowski was in the lineup for a preseason game for the first time since 2012 and played two series with the starting offense before
The Bears say they don't have a quarterback controversy. From the looks of their first two preseason games, they should. Rookie Mitch Trubisky outplayed the anointed starter Mike Glennon again on Saturday night as the Bears beat the Cardinals. Glennon completed 13 of 18 passes for 89 yards with one touchdown
LANDOVER, Md. (AP) - Aaron Rodgers made a surprise start and looked to be in midseason form, going 6 for 8 for 37 yards and a TD pass - plus one of his trademark quick snaps to draw a penalty - on his lone drive for Green Bay, while Kirk Cousins and the rest of Washington's first-team offense sputtered
Temple held its second and final scrimmage Saturday at Franklin Field. Owls head coach Geoff Collins and select seniors and single-digit players were made available to reporters after practice. During the open portion of the scrimmage, which lasted for roughly 45 minutes, Temple mixed in different player combinations.
Andrew Thomas is still in the picture for a starting job on the offensive line. Although Georgia's starting offensive line appears to be taking shape, head coach Kirby Smart isn't ready to start talking in absolutes. "We're going to continue the competition," Smart said after Saturday's second scrimmage at Sanford Stadium.
For the Army Black Knights, Saturday's close out scrimmage served as opportunity for the coaching staff to get a last camp chance to evaluate the personnel, particuarly in a game type situation.It also provide the launching pad for another step
Kearis Jackson had family, friends and media at his grandmother's home Saturday afternoon where he announced he is a Georgia Bulldog. It came down to Alabama and Georgia for the 6-foot, 191 pound wide receiver out of Fort Valley (Ga.) Peach County, but in the end, the home-state school won out. Jackson just shared the news publicly, but he let Kirby Smart and the Bulldog coaches know months ago.
If Ron Rivera was upset at his "terrible" offense earlier this week, his reaction today ought to be special. Playing without quarterback Cam Newton, the Panthers offense has flatlined in Tennessee, allowing the Titans to take a 17-0 lead in the first quarter. The Panthers' offense turned the ball over
UK offense loses another player to injury during second scrimmage of fall camp. Senior wide receiver Dorian Baker had to leave Saturday's scrimmage with a potentially serious injury. LEXINGTON, Ky. -- For the second weekend in a row, the Kentucky offense is faced with the possibility of losing a starting player to a serious injury.
Rookie running back Leonard Fournette expects to be ready for Jacksonville's season opener. Fournette and Lee spoke Saturday for the first time since being sidelined by injuries a week ago and expressed confidence they would play in the Sept. 10 opener at Houston. ''I'm very confident
Seattle Seahawks center Justin Britt supports his teammate, defensive end Michael Bennett, in Bennett's protest of the National Anthem in Week 2 of preseason.
Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton will not play in Week 2 of preseason against the Tennessee Titans.
ATLANTA-- Georgia Tech's Fall Camp came to an end with a football scrimmage in Bobby Dodd Stadium on Saturday morning. Jackets head coach Paul Johnson was less than enthusiastic when speaking with the media afterwards. Johnson had a chance to look at three of his potential replacements for Dedrick Mills.
Indiana's second preseason scrimmage takes place today with its season-opener vs. No. 2 Ohio State kicking off in 12 days. For the Hoosiers coaching staff, the closed intrasquad contest will be used not only to further assess offensive and defensive scheme but key position battles as well. "We continue to evaluate scheme, we continue to evaluate players," IU associate head coach, offensive coordinator and tight ends coach Mike DeBord said.
Russell Wilson looked just fine throwing for 206 yards and two touchdowns in the first half, and the Seattle Seahawks suffered a significant injury loss to left tackle George Fant in their 20-6 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Friday night. Wilson picked apart a Vikings secondary that played without
The "NFL Total Access" crew discusses how the Buffalo Bills can improve on offense heading into regular season play.
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero updates that Cam Newton will not play against the Tennessee Titans in week 2 of the preseason.
During a conversation about personnel overall between IU offensive coordinator Mike DeBord and head coach Tom Allen, redshirt senior tight end Danny Friend's name came up. "He's a great person and he's been working real hard, but it's going to take him a little bit of time to get back," DeBord said Friday. In joining the offensive line, the 6-foot-5, 260-pound Friend adds depth to a position group that could use it with junior right tackle Brandon Knight still limited due to an undisclosed injury.
Jalen Brown caught three touchdown passes at Oregon last season. Wide receiver Jalen Brown is dealing with quite a bit of change this season. Unlike a freshman, Brown played three years at Oregon before transferring to Northwestern this year as a graduate transfer, so he is already used to playing big-time, Power Five football.
Ahmmon Richards burst onto the scene with 49 receptions and 934 receiving yards as a true freshman for the Miami Hurricanes. Those 934 yards set a Hurricanes' freshmen record and were the most of any first-year player in the nation. Richards is an athletic freak of nature and is the #13 player on the ACC Digital Network's Top 30 players for the 2017 college football season.
During the 2016 football campaign, the Cats took a major step forward. Vast improvements to the offensive line and at the edge rusher positions largely powered that forward motion for the program. In order for the Cats to have a chance to make it to Atlanta this year, improvement on the defensive line is beyond crucial.
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Backup offensive tackle Chasz Wright was finding his spot along the Beaver Stadium sideline, waiting for his turn to take the field on the PAT team. Wright started the final five games at right tackle for Penn State in 2016. Points-after-touchdowns happened with regularity in the month before Penn State hosted Iowa in early November, as its offense was just hitting its stride scoring 153 points in the previous four games.
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With Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell exercising his right to not accept the franchise tender after the Steelers exercised their right to apply it, it remains to be seen when Bell will show up and sign it. He can wait until only days before the regular-season opener, sign the tender, and get the
A pair of young cornerbacks are making a name for themselves early in their IU careers. Freshman Raheem Layne and freshman LaDamion Hunt have both impressed Hoosier coaches thus far in camp. Hunt originally chose the Hoosiers over Kentucky, Louisville and Minnesota among others, while Layne picked IU over Iowa, Minnesota, Purdue, Vanderbilt and Wake Forest in addition to other offers.
New Mexico is looking to keep pushing forward coming off a 9-4 season and consecutive bowl appearances, including the program's first postseason win since 2007. The recent success, including the Lobos' victory over UTSA in the New Mexico Bowl last December, has created a new mindset within the program and brought attention from outside. ''We won seven of our last eight last year,'' coach Bob Davie said.
A short practice for the Boilermakers on Thursday morning, and inside too, as rain in West Lafayette pushed Purdue inside Mollenkopf. • The Boilermakers went pad-less - and without helmets - for a quick practice, perhaps an hourlong-or-so on Thursday. • Purdue will practice again Friday before its kickoff luncheon, then have its second scrimmage of camp on Saturday.
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) - After not having much to cheer about in their preseason opener, the Los Angeles Chargers defense was back at full volume Wednesday.
T.J. Carter (90) has the UK staff feeling good about improvement on the defensive line entering this season. LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After surrendering nearly 3,000 yards and 5.2 yards per carry last season, Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops had no bigger priority entering fall camp than solving some of the Wildcats' defensive issues against the run. "I think our run defense has improved," UK defensive coordinator Matt House said after Wednesday afternoon's practice at Kroger Field.
Pittsburgh Steelers first-round pick T.J. Watt will take all the preseason snaps he can get at right outside linebacker. James Harrison is the Steelers' all-time sacks leader, including a team-high five last season at the not-so tender age of 38. The now-39-year-old Harrison doesn't care who
The "NFL Total Access" crew debates what can be expected of QB Jay Cutler this season as he makes his debut with the Miami Dolphins Thursday against the Ravens.
Safety Quintin Demps often resembles a player-coach for the Chicago Bears in practice while answering questions from young defensive backs. A defensive secondary badly in need of a facelift received one during the offseason, and Demps is part of the answer to how more turnovers can be generated. '
Kenny Golladay's two-touchdown performance against the Colts earned him a promotion. On Wednesday, the rookie receiver worked exclusively with the first team in practice for the first time in training camp. Golladay was on the field with Marvin Jones and Golden Tate in three-receiver sets, playing primarily
Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert has no idea when running back Le'Veon Bell is showing up. But whenever it happens to be, he expects Bell to have a big year. The running back hasn't signed his $12.1 million franchise tender, and hasn't shown up for training camp. Without a deal, they can't
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Preseason recognition continues to pile up for Tegray Scales. The IU senior linebacker was named a Preseason Second Team All-American by Sports Illustrated, the publication announced Wednesday. It's the third preseason All-American nod for Scales, who also received first team honors from Street & Smith's and second team honors from Athlon Sports.
BeaversEdge.com has attended every fall camp practice, and there have been players - young and old - that have stepped up and surprised us.Former Oregon State running back and BeaversEdge.com football analyst Marcus Greaves takes a look at five guys
NFL Network's Judy Battista talks about Jaguars executive vice president of football operations Tom Coughlin and how he's adjusting to working with head coach Doug Marrone.
The first woman to sue Baylor University over allegations the nation's largest Baptist school ignored or mishandled rape allegations has settled her case, her attorney said Tuesday. Baylor fired football coach Art Briles, demoted university President Ken Starr and reprimanded athletic director Ian McCaw in May 2016. Briles and McCaw were also named as defendants in the Hernandez lawsuit, but federal court records online show she asked a judge to release them from the case.
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is rarely quiet about anything. In the five days since the NFL imposed a six-game suspension on running back Ezekiel Elliott, Jones amazingly has said nothing. Not a thing. Not a word. Not a peep. All he's said is that he'll eventually say something. Here's why he's being quiet
Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger continues to make it clear that he has entered the Brett Favre one-year-at-a-time phase of his career. So how many more one-year-at-a-times will he last? That's the Wednesday PFT Live question of the day. Cast a vote below, drop a comment, and then tune your radio
If you're a quarterback of a certain age this offseason, you're practically obligated to announce how long you're intending to play. And 36-year-old Eli Manning of the Giants is no different. Manning told Ian O'Connor of ESPN.com that he was ready to join Tom Brady and others in playing until the big