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NFL referees fight back against accusations of biased officiating

Friday  04:50,   20 october 2017
USA TODAY SPORTS

A Philadelphia Eagles fan started a petition against referee Pete Morelli, claiming he has a history of bias against the team. The NFLRA fights back.The NFLRA sent out a statement about "false reports, complaints of officiating bias." The first line [...]

4 takeaways from Day 1 at the CJ Cup in South Korea

Friday  04:00,   20 october 2017
theScore

Justin Thomas, Jason Day, Adam Scott, and Pat Perez headline the CJ Cup this week on The Club at Nine Bridges golf course. It's the first time the PGA Tour has held an event in South Korea, and it was Thomas who got off to a fast start[...]

Michigan State Running Back LJ Scott Faces Seventh Charge for Driver's License Violation

Friday  03:35,   20 october 2017
Sports Illustrated

Michigan State running back LJ Scott was arrested for driving with a suspended license Wednesday, according to Christopher Haxel of the Lansing State Journal. According to the Journal, this is the seventh time Scott has been arrested on similar[...]

Saquon Barkley making charge at Penn State's best RB of all time

Friday  03:32,   20 october 2017
Sporting News

Everyone knows Saquon Barkley is one of the best players in college football this season. But he might just be one of the best running backs to ever don a Penn State uniform.Steve Jones remembers his reaction the first time he saw Saquon Barkley[...]

Saquon Barkley making charge at Penn State's best RB of all time

Friday  03:30,   20 october 2017
Sporting News

Everyone knows Saquon Barkley is one of the best players in college football this season. But he might just be one of the best running backs to ever don a Penn State uniform.Steve Jones remembers his reaction the first time he saw Saquon Barkley[...]

Roundtable: Will the NASCAR Cup Series ever go international?

Friday  03:17,   20 october 2017
MSN

Our team of experts debate some of the biggest topics in NASCAR this week. After a wild race at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday, there are several drivers needing a win to stay alive in the Cup playoffs. Of the bottom four drivers: Kyle Busch,[...]

Putin: IOC under US pressure to bar Russia from Pyeongchang Games

Friday  03:00,   20 october 2017
Reuters

<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said the International Olympic Committee (IOC) was being pressured by the United States to prevent Russia from taking part in the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics.</p>"We are seeing that the IOC[...]

NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio not cheering for Yankees' postseason run

Friday  02:59,   20 october 2017
Sportsnaut

The New York Yankees are one game away from the World Series. But one New Yorker who’s certainly not cheering for them is Mayor Bill De Blasio — a Boston Red Sox fan. “The truth is called for in editorial board meetings,” de Blasio said, per Erin[...]

Will ALCS off day zap Yankees momentum like it did Astros?

Friday  02:55,   20 october 2017
Associated Press

Joe Girardi says the New York Yankees would have preferred not having a day off Thursday after winning three straight home games to take a 3-2 lead in the AL Championship Series. Houston manager A.J. Hinch certainly has no sympathy because his team[...]

Report: United ready to award Fellaini, Herrera with new contracts

Friday  02:36,   20 october 2017
theScore

Manchester United is hoping to lock down a pair of midfield talents for the long haul as the club is negotiating contract extensions for Marouane Fellaini and Ander Herrera, reports James Ducker of the Telegraph. The two are approaching the end of[...]

Report: Ozil telling Arsenal teammates he'll sign with Manchester United

Friday  02:36,   20 october 2017
theScore

Mesut Ozil is so confident of a switch to Manchester United that he has started telling his Arsenal teammates of the potential move, reports John Cross of the Mirror. The 29-year-old has lost his starting spot under Arsene Wenger as he dealt with a[...]

Report: Ozil telling Arsenal teammates he'll sign with Manchester United

Friday  02:36,   20 october 2017
theScore

Mesut Ozil is so confident of a switch to Manchester United that he has started telling his Arsenal teammates of the potential move, reports John Cross of the Mirror. The 29-year-old has lost his starting spot under Arsene Wenger as he dealt with a[...]

Rio 2016 head Nuzman to be released from jail

Friday  02:18,   20 october 2017
Associated Press

Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be released from jail after a top court decision. The 75-year-old Nuzman was arrested two weeks ago amid an investigation into a vote-buying scheme to bring the games to Rio.[...]

Rio 2016 head Nuzman to be released from jail

Friday  02:18,   20 october 2017
Associated Press

Carlos Nuzman, the head of last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics, will be released from jail after a top court decision. The 75-year-old Nuzman was arrested two weeks ago amid an investigation into a vote-buying scheme to bring the games to Rio.[...]

Astros now trailing Yankees in ALCS, need 9th Verlander win

Friday  02:16,   20 october 2017
Associated Press

Justin Verlander agreed to that last-minute trade to the Houston Astros with hopes of another World Series, and has since won all eight games he has pitched.&nbsp;Video by FOX[...]