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Sports Chelsea's Alvaro Morata out of Spain squad with injury
Author: 0 Chelsea's Alvaro Morata out of Spain squad with injury

Antonio Conte is likely to replace Morata with Michy Batshuayi who is the no. 1 replacement for the former Juventus and Real Madrid star given that Diego Costa will join Atletico Madrid in winter and is not training alongside the rest of his team.

Sports Michigan Quarterback Wilton Speight Out 'Multiple Weeks'
Author: 0 Michigan Quarterback Wilton Speight Out 'Multiple Weeks'

The Michigan head coach told reporters on Monday morning that Speight will remain sidelined for " multiple weeks ". MI redshirt junior Wilton Speight will miss multiple weeks with an injury suffered in the Purdue game, head coach Jim Harbaugh confirmed Monday.

Sports Around The Horn as Romine plays all 9 positions for Tigers
Author: 0 Around The Horn as Romine plays all 9 positions for Tigers

Romine joined Halter, Texas' Scott Sheldon (Sept. 6, 2000), Minnesota's Cesar Tovar (1968) and Bert Campaneris (1965) of the Kansas City Athletics as major leaguers to play all nine positions in a game. Romine also played catcher for the first time in the majors for four at-bats in the seventh inning. Then again, maybe his season isn't over. In the fifth, another missed double play led to two runs.

Sports Gerard Pique: Barcelona man prepared to quit Spain duty amid independence debate
Author: 0 Gerard Pique: Barcelona man prepared to quit Spain duty amid independence debate

Speaking in a televised address after the polls closed, Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy declared that "there was no independence referendum" in the state. All they have done is separate Catalonia and Spain ever more. We have not been able to find a way to postpone it. Bartomeu added that the local Catalan police - the Mossos - had assured Barca the game could go ahead normally, in terms of security being assured.

Sports Kaepernick and US athletes use platform against racial inequality
Author: 0 Kaepernick and US athletes use platform against racial inequality

The symbolic gesture of protest during the anthem was adopted by some African-American players over the a year ago to protest against racism in the U.S. Out!" I've never had to deal with prejudice because of the color of my skin, and for me to say I can relate to what you've gone through is as ignorant as someone who's never been in a combat zone telling me they understand what it's like to go to war.

Sports Everton vs Burnley Preview: Blues facing hard Clarets clash
Author: 0 Everton vs Burnley Preview: Blues facing hard Clarets clash

The club's failure to land a frontman after pocketing £75m selling Lukaku to Manchester United sparked tension between Koeman , director of football Steve Walsh and Goodison chairman Bill Kenwright. "Of course, we can play better on the ball, this situation is really disappointing". If you lose of course it is not nice if you have two weeks in an worldwide break and get a defeat, but that is life and you have to accept it.

Sports San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain will retire after one last start
Author: 0 San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain will retire after one last start

San Francisco is 4-1 in their last 5 home games and 1-5 in Cueto's last 6 home starts while the under is 8-2 in their last 10 division matchups. San Francisco scored one run in the second inning when Buster Posey doubled on a line drive down the left field line and was moved to second on a sac fly from Brandon Crawford and home on a Pablo Sandoval grounder to first.

Sports Tropical development possible near Florida; rain likely
Author: 0 Tropical development possible near Florida; rain likely

The Weather Prediction Center is forecasting 2 to 4 inches of rain for South Florida over the next five days, but rain bands that sit over one area can produce locally heavier showers. Both the upper-level Gulf of Mexico low and the potential tropical depression or storm will pull deeper moisture from the Caribbean Sea into parts of Florida and Cuba into this weekend, bringing a threat of locally heavy rain regardless of the outcome.

Sports Five other great fillies to have won the Prix de l'Arc
Author: 0 Five other great fillies to have won the Prix de l'Arc

Trainer Gosden told ITV Racing: "She is very special, unbelievable ability. We're very happy with her and she appears to be in as good a form as she was before York", said Elite's racing manager Dan Downie. I said to John last week 'she's the best she's ever been'. There would be every reason to keep her in training next year as a four-year-old, particularly with the new Longchamp opening.

Sports Watch the Premier League clash here
Author: 0 Watch the Premier League clash here

And ahead of an emotional welcome for his former side Liverpool on Sunday, Benitez has explained why Colback was not included in the photograph. The 1-1 draw on Sunday sees the Reds drop to seventh in the Premier League table . Usually we score with one of them. The striker exploited the space between centre-backs Dejan Lovren and Joel Matip to latch onto Jonjo Shelvey's through ball and race through on goal.

Sports Verstappen caps birthday weekend with Malaysia win
Author: 0 Verstappen caps birthday weekend with Malaysia win

The race will disappear from the calendar after Malaysia's government decided that it would no longer cover the US$67 million (S$91.4 million) a year cost of staging the money-losing event. It was the best I could really do. "So, a surprise to be up here but I'm very grateful". "At the end of the second stint it was looking a little bit better for us but the vehicle was still having big problems at certain corners and I think Max was just managing the pace.

Sports Marcus Mariota out with hamstring injury
Author: 0 Marcus Mariota out with hamstring injury

Watson almost led Houston to a shocking win at New England last week by throwing for 301 yards and a pair of touchdowns but he also had two costly picks. Tennessee, which entered the weekend ranked second in the National Football League in rushing yards, mustered just 86 yards on 19 attempts. A third-round selection in 2016, Miller has just three catches for 25 yards this season and 18 career receptions for 124 yards and a touchdown.

Sports 4 in the AP Top 25
Author: 0 4 in the AP Top 25

The Wolfpack are 4-1 for the fourth straight year and 2-0 in Atlantic Coast Conference play for the first time since 2006. The Huskies demolished Oregon State 42-7 on Saturday, but they stayed pat in the poll and bypassed by Georgia, which moved up two spots to No.

Sports Detroit Lions win defensive battle over Vikings, 14-7
Author: 0 Detroit Lions win defensive battle over Vikings, 14-7

A second-round pick and the Vikings first pick in 2017, out of Florida State Cook won the starting running back job over free agent signee Latavius Murray . NOTES: Detroit rookie LB Jarrad Davis missed his second straight game because of a concussion. As he was tackled by Wilson, the ball was knocked loose from Cook's arm, and Detroit recovered the fumble.

Sports Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Dodgers
Author: 0 Colorado Rockies vs. Los Angeles Dodgers

For the first time since the 2009 season, they're in. In this Associated Press photo, Ryu Hyun-jin of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning of their regular season game in the first inning at Coors Field in Denver , Colorado, on September 29, 2017 .

Author: 0 Dynamic Rams' plays the Cowboys better be prepared for

But in three games this season, the Rams' defense has struggled against the run and is now ranked among the league's bottom tier in total defense and points given up. The defense struggled as the game went on and some late miscues by LA allowed San Fran to crawl back into it, but it wasn't enough, as Sean McVay and the Rams moved to 2-1.

Sports Burnley win piles pressure on Everton boss Koeman
Author: 0 Burnley win piles pressure on Everton boss Koeman

Everton sold Romelu Lukaku to Manchester United in a big-money deal, and whilst they did land Sandro Ramirez in a cut-price deal from Malaga, Everton's lack of goals this season is a direct result of failing to really replace Lukaku. "That's how we'd like to continue". Unrest is growing in the stands at Goodison Park, with the pressure is firmly on the Dutchman to try and turn things around.

Sports NFL Week 4 Predictions: Will Broncos bounce back vs. Raiders? 10/1/17
Author: 0 NFL Week 4 Predictions: Will Broncos bounce back vs. Raiders? 10/1/17

Maintaining a balanced offense is also a key and running the ball with consistency is crucial in that, as the five teams we analyzed ran the ball an average of 30 times per game. If Amari Cooper is still playing with butter on his fingers then we need to get the ball into the hand of a man who can make plays; Which is all Patterson has done since he got to Oaktown.

Sports Mets Manager Terry Collins To Resign
Author: 0 Mets Manager Terry Collins To Resign

But in 2015, the combination of a dominant pitching staff and the acquisition of Yoenis Cespedes turned the Mets from a fringe team to a National League contender. The 68-year-old was also criticized anonymously by front-office executive and players, which drew condemnation from David Wright and Alderson. Prior to becoming the Mets' manager, Collins led the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Angels in the 1990s.

Sports Rudolph Lifts No 15 Oklahoma State Over Texas Tech 41-34
Author: 0 Rudolph Lifts No 15 Oklahoma State Over Texas Tech 41-34

Oklahoma State flirted with disaster all night. Rudolph's second rushing score after halftime followed three first-half TD tosses as the Cowboys (4-1, 1-1 Big 12) bounced back from a home loss to ninth-ranked TCU and avoided a second early conference loss in their pursuit of the revived Big 12 championship game.

Sports Catanzaro's FG leads Jets to wacky 23-20 OT win over Jaguars
Author: 0 Catanzaro's FG leads Jets to wacky 23-20 OT win over Jaguars

It marked the first time in franchise history that the Jets had two touchdown runs of 60 or more yards in the same game. The Jets (1-2) pulled off a stunner of their own last week with a 20-6 dominant victory over the Miami Dolphins and play host to the Jags.

Sports Drew Brees announces Saints' plans for national anthem
Author: 0 Drew Brees announces Saints' plans for national anthem

Benson said he has met many players, coaches and staff from seemingly every background possible. The NFL player demonstrations expanded and drew more focus last week after Trump called those who didn't stand "sons of bitches" and that they should be fired at a rally in Alabama.

Sports Arsenal celebrates 21 years of Wenger by beating Brighton
Author: 0 Arsenal celebrates 21 years of Wenger by beating Brighton

Arsenal's £46.5m record signing Alexandre Lacazette had scored four goals in his first five Premier League starts and he nearly continued that streak just 60 seconds in when he hit the post from the edge of the penalty box. It prompted a relentless spell of early pressure and just after a quarter of an hour, Brighton cracked. Brighton had limited opportunities to exert themselves as an attacking force but March rattled the upright when a free-kick was laid into his path after 28 ...

Sports Rugby Championship: New Zealand beat Argentina after retaining title
Author: 0 Rugby Championship: New Zealand beat Argentina after retaining title

The All Blacks had already claimed the Rugby Championship title following South Africa 's draw with Australia but this hammering of the Pumas added an extra shine to their crown. And soon after, the Buenos Aires crowd had a try to cheer after seemingly endless phases resulted in Juan-Manuel Leguizamon burrowed over. "We did a lot of things well - I thought we attacked well, we defended courageously at times".

Sports Eagles fans take over StubHub center, boo Chargers pre-game
Author: 0 Eagles fans take over StubHub center, boo Chargers pre-game

The third-year back has scored a touchdown in all three games this season. One thing Philadelphia's offensive line can not afford to do is expose Wentz to hits. The Birds have had their defense decimated by injuries, and their secondary will be their most vulnerable position on Sunday. "He's actually feeling better today, so I don't think so, personally", Pederson said.

Sports Troy trolls LSU after netting near $1 million payday at Tigers' homecoming
Author: 0 Troy trolls LSU after netting near $1 million payday at Tigers' homecoming

In fact, LSU paid Troy to come to Baton Rouge. LSU still has all three of its timeouts. If LSU feels buyer's remorse, it probably won't act on it. . With a chance to win, Etling chunked LSU's fourth turnover, an interception with fewer than 10 seconds remaining in the final quarter, sealing a disastrous loss.

Sports Bills stun Falcons with 23-17 win
Author: 0 Bills stun Falcons with 23-17 win

Jones was a first round fantasy pick in many leagues, while Sanu had become a reliable second or third receiver in fantasy. Jones was limited in practice this week with a back injury . Jack Crawford , a reserve defensive tackle, hurt his bicep and did not return. While that makes him a boom-or-bust play, he has definite flex appeal if both Jones and Sanu are out for any significant period of time.

Sports Do the Panthers have any chance of beating Patriots on the road?
Author: 0 Do the Panthers have any chance of beating Patriots on the road?

Whether he has a go-to guy or not, as the Patriots (2-1) prepare for their toughest defensive test of the season, the offensive line's ability to protect Brady will be in the spotlight. Although the defense is still one of the better units in the NFC, they can no longer make the game proceed at the speed that Rivera and company would like, thus putting more on Cam's plate.

Sports Dale Earnhardt Jr., invoking JFK, sides with people who protest during anthem
Author: 0 Dale Earnhardt Jr., invoking JFK, sides with people who protest during anthem

Dale Earnhardt Jr .is the biggest name in American auto racing . "Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable", Earnhardt wrote. " Get you a ride on a Greyhound bus when the national anthem is over ", Childress said when asked how he would react to an employee protest, per Brent James of USA Today .

Author: 0 Dolphins game preview: Week 4 vs. Saints in London

ET start for their game on FOX ( live stream via Fox Sports GO ). And the Dolphins should be enthused about feeding him the rock heavily in this game. So that has been a blessing". Since 1970 the two teams have only played 11 games. Saints and New Orleans Pelicans owner Tom Benson said he has talked with Edwards about ways they can affect positive change in a statement released on Friday afternoon.

Sports British Masters: Rory McIlroy fights his way back into contention
Author: 0 British Masters: Rory McIlroy fights his way back into contention

But European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley cited "exceptional circumstances" in granting McIlroy permission to remain in the Race to Dubai, which he led by 1,613 points from Danny Willett. "Maybe still having two separate entities, that's totally fine". "Hopefully I can be aggressive to those targets out there tomorrow and hopefully I can hold a trophy and get back in the top 50 - it would be lovely".

Sports Fans injured after barrier collapses at Ligue 1 match
Author: 0 Fans injured after barrier collapses at Ligue 1 match

Crammed into the visitor's section, Lille fans began to cheer wildly, while more fans descended to the lower parts of the stands to greet the team, which had gathered to celebrate in front of the section with fans. The seats are also being progressively replaced under the €7.5-million scheme. The Amiens public prosector, Alexandre de Bosschere, said an investigation had been opened into "accidental injury", focussing on why the barrier gave way.

Sports Presidents Cup 2017 Leaderboard: Phil Mickelson Pushes USA to 8-2 Lead
Author: 0 Presidents Cup 2017 Leaderboard: Phil Mickelson Pushes USA to 8-2 Lead

It will take a total miracle from an worldwide team that was already overwhelming underdogs before a ball was struck. The Americans had a chance to win the final match of the day but Phil Mickelson , who was paired with Kevin Kisner , missed a six-foot putt on the 18th hole that ended up halving the match with the global team of Jason Day and Marc Leishman .

Sports Florida runs past Vanderbilt, Arkansas cruises against New Mexico State
Author: 0 Florida runs past Vanderbilt, Arkansas cruises against New Mexico State

Making his first start of the season for the 21st-ranked Gators, Del Rio was slow to get up after rolling out of the pocket, completing a pass to Brandon Powell and getting knocked down. Two more drives led by Franks ended in short one-yard rushing touchdowns for Davis and Perine, giving the Gators a commanding 31-17 lead that they wouldn't surrender.

Sports Poll finds 84 percent of people supports National Football League players' right to protest
Author: 0 Poll finds 84 percent of people supports National Football League players' right to protest

The source added that before kickoff, Jones urged the team to lock arms and kneel before the anthem and then stand and lock arms as the tune played. Fast-forward to last Sunday, and what began as a single player's protest a season ago has culminated into a national debate, as players (and a few owners ) from around the league chose to kneel during the national anthem prior to the day's games.

Sports Conor McGregor offers long list of possibilities for next fight
Author: 0 Conor McGregor offers long list of possibilities for next fight

The UFC can not put millions of dollars on promoting a fighter that may not show up the night of the fight. Do you have any interesting stories on people who put any money on the Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor boxing match? "Blessed" would not protest if given the chance to welcome the former featherweight champion back to the division, however.

Sports Pitbull Sends Plane To Evacuate Cancer Patients in Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Pitbull Sends Plane To Evacuate Cancer Patients in Puerto Rico

People are struggling". People are struggling. It was good to be there to help , but it was tough. It's just starting. There's not gonna be no power. Back when Hurricane Irma was at its peak, Pitbull also brought attention to the plight of Florida residents. Team coach Rick Carlisle said Barea missed the first day of the Mavs training camp.