• Wales: no plot to keep Ethan Ampadu from Ireland
Wales: no plot to keep Ethan Ampadu from Ireland

It's as tight as can be at the top of Group D with Serbia now in pole position for an automatic qualifying spot but either side can still top the group themselves if they are victorious and The Eagles slip up at home to Georgia , although on the evidence of the campaign so far that is fairly unlikely.

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  • Instant Observations in the Eagles' 34-7 win over the Cardinals
Instant Observations in the Eagles' 34-7 win over the Cardinals

With the victory, the Eagles improved their record to 4-1 and are now two games ahead of both Dallas and Washington for first place in the NFC East. Following another three and out from the Cardinals, Wentz put up another score this time on a 59-yard touchdown pass to Torrey Smith . In the first four weeks, the Eagles have given up 52 points in ...

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  • IOC suspends Brazilian Olympic Committee, president over corruption allegations
IOC suspends Brazilian Olympic Committee, president over corruption allegations

The International Olympic Committee announced the decisions after an emergency conference call of its executive board. Nuzman, who has denied any wrongdoing, is accused by Brazil's federal police of bribing International Olympic Committee members to support Rio de Janeiro's candidacy to host the Games, reports Xinhua news agency.

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  • Weeden knew enough to convince Titans to sign him
Weeden knew enough to convince Titans to sign him

He also shouldn't face a ton of pressure, as the Titans' offensive line has been superb in pass protection so far this season. Adams' injury was the latest in a long string of maladies that dogged the Packers over the first quarter of the season.

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  • Two late Washington homers evens Nationals with Cubs in series
Two late Washington homers evens Nationals with Cubs in series

Meanwhile, Indians designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion was removed in the first inning of Game Two with a right ankle sprain. In short, he was brilliant. They're loaded with young, cost-controlled position players, many of whom haven't entered their prime yet. In fact, he's been damn near unhittable during that stretch, allowing three earned runs...

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  • The Astros Just Keep Rolling over the Red Sox
The Astros Just Keep Rolling over the Red Sox

However, when Houston acquired right-hander Justin Verlander on August 31, Keuchel was forced to surrender his position fronting the rotation to the 2011 American League MVP and Cy Young Award victor. Altuve scored when Correa drilled his home run in the first inning. He struck out two and got Boston out of a bases-load jam in the third. Rick ...

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  • Arkansas at SC by the numbers: West tough on Gamecocks
Arkansas at SC by the numbers: West tough on Gamecocks

Three touchdowns from the defense isn't likely to be a formula the Gamecocks can duplicate in the coming weeks, but Saturday it was exactly what they needed. For five years, Bielema has touted that - eventually - Arkansas would win games with stellar defense and a powerful, run-based clock-controlling offense.

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  • Odell Beckham Jr. Ankle Injury: Giants Receiver Carted off Field
Odell Beckham Jr. Ankle Injury: Giants Receiver Carted off Field

According to Jordan Raanan of ESPN , Beckham was nearly immediately " headed for surgery " after the injury. Sitting at 0-5 and losing their best player, the situation might be able to get worse for the Giants , but not by much. The second-year wide receiver came into Sunday leading the Giants with 21 catches for 254 yards and a touchdown. As...

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  • LSU bounces back, wins at No. 21 Florida
LSU bounces back, wins at No. 21 Florida

The LSU band posted an explanation on its Facebook page Sunday, saying that the band has played at the end of the third quarter for the past several decades. LSU WR Derrick Dillon was disqualified in the first quarter after being called for targeting. Florida held LSU without a third-down conversion in the fourth quarter , though an...

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  • NFL Total Predictions: Will the Packers, Cowboys hit the over? 10/6/17
NFL Total Predictions: Will the Packers, Cowboys hit the over? 10/6/17

The Packers started 4-6 past year and made it to the NFC championship game . By virtue of that victory, the Packers lead the all time series 18-17. He is now expected to start in place of an injured Sean Lee at weakside linebacker. Worse, Tyron Smith didn't practice this week. Bennett has also experienced some blowback from fans put of...

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  • Report Card: Auburn 44, Ole Miss 23
Report Card: Auburn 44, Ole Miss 23

No. 12-ranked Auburn (5-1, 3-0) has begun Southeastern Conference play undefeated through three games for the first time since the 2010 team that won a national championship. "It says a lot about him. We were smart with him this week". He's a heck of a running back . You could put him at wide receiver , and I believe he could be an incredible ...

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  • Chargers - Giants: Week 5 score, highlights
Chargers - Giants: Week 5 score, highlights

The Giants and Chargers are no strangers to fourth-quarter drama, so why would Sunday be any different when they met? It could have been worse if not for safety Darian Thompson, who picked off Rivers in the end zone after the Chargers had driven down to the Giants' 14-yard-line with their first possession of the third quarter.

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  • Early Renault split made sense, says Palmer
Early Renault split made sense, says Palmer

Kevin Magnussen had to recover from water pressure issues in the first half of the session and Pierre Gasly tested the halo on his Toro Rosso in only his second F1 weekend. With few seats available elsewhere on the 2018 grid, Sunday could be Palmer's final F1 race for at least the foreseeable future. Regarding his race through the field, Palmer...

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  • Miami at Florida State
Miami at Florida State

It's a heated rivalry known for its miscues on kicks late in the game, including Florida State's victory on a blocked PAT late in last year's game . Rosier piloted the Seminoles down the field on a nine-play, 75-yard drive in just 1:18 for a game-winning touchdown. Miami didn't even cross midfield until the second half.

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  • Costa Rica vs Honduras CONCACAF WC Qualifiers
Costa Rica vs Honduras CONCACAF WC Qualifiers

The chances of Honduras to hit the main event of the 2018 World Cup in connection with the defeat of Panama increased slightly. But five minutes into stoppage time, Waston rose in the center of the area to head in Bryan Ruíz's cross and spark joyful celebrations at the National Stadium in San Jose, where the match was postponed from Friday due to...

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  • Small chance Derek Carr plays for Raiders on Sunday
Small chance Derek Carr plays for Raiders on Sunday

Backup EJ Manuel will start, but the Raiders are expected to resort to their ground game that will feature Lynch. The Raiders need to get the crowd into the game early; That means the squad needs to get off to a fast start at home. After both opened the season with two wins that boosted confidence and expectations, the Ravens (2-2) and R...

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  • Western Michigan and Buffalo break FBS scoring record in 7OT thriller
Western Michigan and Buffalo break FBS scoring record in 7OT thriller

Western Michigan's Josh Grant attempted a 52-yarder as time expired but Jarrett Franklin blocked it. That gave Western Michigan the opportunity to win on the next drive. This would have been the seventh-highest-scoring FBS game in the nation over the weekend, just on overtime points alone. Drew Anderson threw for a Mid-American Conference re...

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  • Dana White: Conor McGregor vs. Tony Ferguson unification bout 'has to happen'
Dana White: Conor McGregor vs. Tony Ferguson unification bout 'has to happen'

New interim champ: Tony Ferguson. "I was saving my good material for him [McGregor]". "Where you at, McNuggets?" Then, in the final stanza, he delivered something to satisfy more than just the diehards. He even wanted to allow Lee to take him down, so he could work off of his back to get a submission. The evening captured both a somber recogn...

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  • India hammered by USA in debut U-17 World Cup match
India hammered by USA in debut U-17 World Cup match

The Sikkim boy, who shares his hometown with India great Bhaichung Bhutia, shot to fame with his goal against Brazil in the BRICS tournament. But they must not get carried away and stay humble and keep working hard. The result was on expected lines, and the Portuguese acknowledged US's superiority, and the Indians' lack of experience at this l...

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  • Egypt Makes Another Appearance After 27 Years
Egypt Makes Another Appearance After 27 Years

Arnold Bouka Moutou was the scorer for Congo late in the game. Liverpool's Mohamed Salah converted a stoppage-time penalty as Egypt sealed a dramatic 2-1 win over Congo to reach the World Cup finals. Egypt haven't reached the World Cup finals since 1990, and they were in need for a victory in Alexandria to guarantee their ticket to Russian Fe...

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