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Colin Kaepernick returns to 49ers practice, on schedule to play vs. Packers

It was a great throw. The high-speed velocity looked Kaepernick-esque, and if he missed his target, it usually was on a high pass.After about 50 passes, Kaepernick threw several deeppasses to Ellington on what appeared to be a scripted workout.

Kerri Walsh Jennings puts blame for Olympic semifinal loss on herself

RIO DE JANEIRO-American beach volleyball legend Kerri Walsh Jennings added Rio Olympics bronze to her collection of gold medals on Wednesday after a stirring third-place play-off win against Brazil. We heard cheering for good volleyball". Although ...

Conor McGregor's Post-UFC 202 Media Scrum

However, he praised McGregor for a good fight and said that he will be waiting for their third fight. However, McGregor hopes McGregor-Diaz 3 will have a bit of a twist in his favor. I came up to 170lbs, faced the bigger man, overcame adversity. If...

Batshuayi and Costa ride to Conte rescue

Instead came a second winning goal in six days, as Costa stayed on and completed a victory for Chelsea in a game where they trailed until the 80th minute. "But what I say to them I prefer to keep between me and them". "I try to speak with all my ...

Alabama keeps rolling: Tide is No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25

A year after Ohio State became the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in the history of the AP poll, seven teams received first-place votes, the most in the preseason since 1998. Clemson (7), Florida State and Tennessee (1 apiece) got the others. The ...

Team Brazil Storms To Olympic Finals Against Germany

Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos took advantage of some bad Honduras marking to make it 4-0 six minutes into the second-half. If you like goals, find a way to watch the Brazil vs Honduras game. Asked how the young and inexperienced Germa...

Olympic race walker collapses after bodily fluids fall from shorts

He bravely carried on alongside Canada's Dunfee after the field caught up with him but lurched around the track and eventually collapsed on the tarmac. He doused his head with a bottle of water and was off again. Because he had little choice since he...

Rio Olympics: Nigeria beat Honduras 3-2 to win bronze

Umar Sadiq delivered the first goal in the 34th minute of the game followed by Aminu Umar's 49th minute strike. Honduras gained a reputation for frustrating opponents around the box during the early stages of the tournament, but Nigeria had few ...

Dad eats kids' pot brownies, yells mean things at family cat

Julie Gollehon tried to contact her children to determine what was in the brownies, but failed to reach them. He found a sack of brownies in the back of a vehicle that one of his children had been driving, reports the Omaha World-Herald, and proceede...

Sandusky arrives at court for appeals hearing

The appeals hearing is scheduled to last for three days. The 72-year-old Sandusky didn't testify at his trial in 2012. Sandusky's argues that his then lawyer, Joseph Amendola, pressured him to give a damning, pre-trial interview to NBC's Bob Co...

Paralympic Games Face Cutbacks Due To Brazil's Financial Woes

The bankrupt city is dependent on Brazilian government bail-outs to keep the games on track. "Currently we have around 10 countries who, even if the grants are paid, may struggle to cover the cost of their travel to the Games", Craven said.

'Phenomenal' Ibrahimovic making immediate impact at United

His table for breakfast and his table for meals, he is surrounded by the young ones, surrounded by the kids. Luke Shaw, Marcus Rashford - these are the guys who are with him at the table. After a lackadaisical first half, United moved smoothly throug...

Why is an Olympic gold medallist wearing this on his head?

Today, in what turned out to be his final race, he was in contention until the final half lap for matching Usain Bolt as just the second man in history to win three gold medals in the same running event. "I knew I was going to win the gold in t...

Stevenson Advances to Boxing Final After Nikitin Ruled Out

Stevenson, 19, will be the first USA men's fighter to fight for a gold medal since Andre Ward won the light heavyweight gold in 2004, and just the fourth American men's fighter to fight for a gold medal since the 2000 Olympics, along with Ward, Rocky...

Missile Defense System No Threat to China

Currently, Seoul's ships are able to detect missiles thanks to the SPY-1D radar, but can not intercept them. "Pyongyang's aggressiveness is an excuse that comes in handy for the United States to explain the deployment of the THAAD in South Korea".

Australia annihilates Lithuania, moves on to men's basketball semis

How to watch online: Live stream available at NBCOlympics.com and on the NBC Sports app . Coach is never the easiest job: you shoulder the blame when the team struggles, while the players are praised when the team finds success. "We're not inti...

Brownlees are Golden (and Silver) in Rio

That was the philosophy of British triathlete Alistair Brownlee who stormed to his second Olympic gold medal, denying training partner, close mate and sibling Jonny in the process. Britain's Brownlee brothers will attempt to defend their Olympic me...

Intensity high as Patriots and Bears practice together

After a subpar season in 2015-one that saw Gould miss a few key field goals-it would be nice to see Gould kick a few through the uprights...and I don't just mean in warmups. That's because the two teams were involved in a practice field skirmish duri...

Rio 2016: Kei Nishikori defeats Gael Monfils to advance to the semifinals

In the second set, Murray got his third break in the match in the fifth game and consolidated the break to love. Murray then held to ensure Del Potro had to serve to stay in the match and, although he saved one match point, he sliced the second int...

Olympics Rio 2016: Laura Trott dominant at omnium halfway stage

On Monday she was victorious in the individual pursuit and elimination events and she went quickest on the penultimate discipline, the flying lap, on Tuesday to move 24 points ahead. Britain did not qualify for the seventh, the women's team sprint. ...

More problems at Rio Games

Four days after one of the pools at Rio's Olympic venue mysteriously turned green, authorities finally have an answer. Rio de Janeiro - Olympic organizers revealed on Saturday that the change in color of the Olympic pools is caused by the dumpi...

U.S. men's basketball team gets tested, beats Australia 98-88

Kevin Durant capped the scoring with two free throws, making him the only player other than Irving or Anthony to score in the quarter. With 1:11 left in the first quarter, Anthony scored his record-setting 276th points after sinking his three-point ...

Max Whitlock gives Britain 1st gold medals in gymnastics

Ultimately Whitlock, who refuses to watch any of his rivals' routines, edged Brazilian pair Diego Hypolito and Arthur Mariano into silver and bronze positions respectively, an unexpected result which sparked wild celebrations among the home fans ...

Venus matches record but it's silver not gold

Venus Williams and Rajeev Ram will still walk away with a silver medal. "So the emotion is nearly even bigger because you don't know what to expect". Venus wasn't initially expected to compete in mixed doubles, but after her early exits, she and Ra...

Premier League opening day: Champions Leicester toppled as Guardiola's City edge Sunderland

But instead of making a stylish debut against modest opposition, Guardiola's team needed an 87th minute own-goal by luckless Sunderland defender Paddy McNair to start with a win. City showed plenty of control in possession but they were punished for ...

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Manchester United's Travelling Fans Gifted Blankets By Rostov Supporters

Rostov equalised early in the second half through Aleksandr Bukharov, who got between Jones and Smalling to control Timofei Kalachev's long ball forward and shoot past Sergio Ro...

Wagner double strike gives New Zealand advantage at lunch

And do not for a moment think either side has the edge‚ not with New Zealand going to stumps on 177/3 in reply to South Africa's first innings of 308. It was the first time in seve...

Hales added to England squad in West Indies

England finished the innings on 328 all out from exactly 50 overs, with last man Plunkett run out from the final ball. From a scratchy start, and one that saw England post just...

Kirk Cousins requests a trade, rebuffed by Dan Snyder

Cousins approaching Snyder about a trade might indicate he's already mentally out the door, which could lead to a holdout if he doesn't want to play for Washington in 2017. In fa...

Stoinis named as Marsh's replacement

Victoria allrounder Marcus Stoinis has dismissed concerns over his recent batting form and declared he's ready to make his Test debut in Australia's gripping series against India...

Cowboys plan to release quarterback Tony Romo

Romo turns 37 next month and the speculation is he could join either the Denver Broncos or Houston Texans . But Romo would still count $10.7 million on the 2017 cap and $8.9 milli...

Bills sticking with QB Tyrod Taylor after reworking contract

In Taylor's second season as a starter in 2016, he completed 61.7 percent of his passes for 3,023 yards with 17 touchdowns and six interceptions. Hours later, with Tyrod in the f...

Barcelona vs Paris Saint-Germain

And it was Neymar again who set up Roberto to lift the ball past Trapp and set the Nou Camp alight. Luis Enrique appears to be going for a back three with four in midfield incl...

Nowitzki joins 30000-point club as Mavs cruise past Lakers

Nowitzki has taken over from Kobe Bryant as the National Basketball Association player most identifiable with one team, and Cuban has plenty for which to be grateful. With the w...

NFL Free Agency Tracker: Bears looking to revamp secondary

The Cutler era is ending in about the most unceremonious way possible, including potentially being replaced by a guy who just one year ago would have never been mentioned in the sa...

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Antonio Conte eyes different result on Chelsea's return to West Ham

Antonio Conte eyes different result on Chelsea's return to West Ham

And I hope to live this experience with my family next season. It may not have seemed like it considering their dominance of the game from start to finish, but this trip to West...

Arsenal vs Bayern Munich, Champions League

Arsenal vs Bayern Munich, Champions League

After a wretched run of four defeats in six games that has left the Gunners' Champions League and Premier League hopes in tatters, the Arsenal captain was openly critical of his ...

97-year-old twins perish in cold after fall outside

97-year-old twins perish in cold after fall outside

Ninety-seven years ago, Jean Haley and Martha Williams entered the world together. Williams was found face down next to her vehicle in the driveway and Haley was found in the ga...

Nadal lost for ideas against 'almost perfect' Querrey

Nadal lost for ideas against 'almost perfect' Querrey

The tournament victor in 2005 and 2013, Nadal needed nearly two hours to finish off Nishioka. Australian bad boy Nick Kyrgios shocked Novak Djokovic in straight sets at the M...

Gareth Bale: Real Madrid midfielder banned for two matches after red card

Gareth Bale: Real Madrid midfielder banned for two matches after red card

Marco Asensio hit the fourth on the hour with a rebound after James had struck the post. In head to head analysis, Real Madrid has won four matches in last five against Eibar ...