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Buffalo Bills sign veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin

Peter Schrager of Fox Sports first reported the deal, while ESPN's Adam Schefter said deal is for $2.75 million with $1.25 million in incentives. Boldin arrived at the Bills training camp facility in suburban Rochester, New York, to sign the contract, and is scheduled to begin practicing Tuesday.

Japan star fulfilling promise with big victory

Scott 's two-under-par 68 in the final round salvaged a respectable tie for 13th alongside world No.2 Jordan Spieth , but the world No.17 finished a distant 12 shots back of victor Hideki Matsuyama. "I think it was a good prep week; I never want to treat this week like that because it's such a big tournament in itself, but I thought I saw a lot of good stuff to take with me to Quail Hollow".

Jarvis Landry Under Investigation for Battery; Adam Gase Refuses to Comment

He became a 2nd-round pick (No. 63 overall) of the Miami Dolphins in 2014 National Football League draft. "We took the proper steps of what we're supposed to do, and past that, I really can't comment on anything". However, the receiver said he will end negotiations with the team once the season starts. Landry played for the Tigers from 2011-'13, catching 137 passes for 1,809 yards and 15 touchdowns.

Day paired with DJ, Stenson for PGA Champ

It was a similar story at the Open last month, where McIlroy tied for fourth despite a terrible start. "It's always been a good golf course". "I had a chance to do something special today, but after nine holes that was done", Spieth said.

Brighton break transfer record for £10m Propper

Speaking to his new club's official website Proper, who has put pen to paper on a four-year contract, said: "It's the biggest competition in the world, so this will be a great challenge and I think I'm ready for it". Brighton have landed goalkeeper Mat Ryan from Valencia and winger Izzy Brown from Chelsea, whilst Ingolstadt duo Markus Suttner and Pascal Gross have also arrived at the Amex Stadium.

French Open Finalist Sara Errani Fails Doping Test

Letrozole is on the banned drug list of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) which describes it as an aromatase inhibitor that can act as a hormonal and metabolic stimulant. The tests were carried out in February at her home, the reports said. The ban runs from August 3. "Together with my family we have tried to understand how this contamination could have happened, because I am 100% certain I haven't taken a pill by mistake".

Browns name Brock Osweiler starter for first preseason game

It remains possible the Browns are just trying to drive up the price on a future trade, but Osweiler opening the season as Cleveland's starter is a possibility which has to be taken seriously. Osweiler, 26, threw for 2,957 yards with 15 touchdowns and 16 interceptions last season for Houston. The Cleveland Browns QB depth chart has been one of the more fascinating elements of the National Football League for the past decade or so, with the team seemingly running through several QBs a ...

Athletics-Thompson easily into 100 metres semi-finals

Elaine Thompson of Jamaica celebrates winning a heat. The women's heptathlon also reaches its climax on Sunday in the London Stadium. The Jamaican, who won Olympic gold in the 100 and 200 metres in Rio de Janeiro past year, clocked the fastest time in the three heats of 10.84, making her as favourite for the final later on Sunday.

Greg Schiano says Ohio State's defensive line best he's ever coached

The Buckeyes defensive line will be stout again this fall, featuring DEs Sam Hubbard, Tyquan Lewis, and Nick Bosa, the younger brother of 2016 Chargers first-round pick Joey Bosa . "That's what makes it fun to come to work every day with these guys". Lewis had a team-high 8.5 sacks last season and Hubbard added 3.5 sacks. Guys like Sam Hubbard, Dre'Mont Jones, Michael Hill, Tyquan Lewis and Nick Bosa, the younger brother of National Football League star Joey Bosa, will wreak havoc for the ...

Steven Gerrard makes admission about Liverpool's potential business this summer

There were the expected shows of bias, with Lampard picking former side Chelsea to retain the trophy and Gerrard reckoning Liverpool would be the Blues' closest competitors in the title race. I think Klopp may have some cards up his sleeve [in terms of transfers]. Gerrard has Manchester United finishing in third place behind Liverpool, with defending champions Chelsea back in fourth.

Cutler arrives in Miami, misses Monday practice

Marshall played for the Dolphins from 2010-2011. Instead, Cutler joins a playoff-minded Miami team in desperate need of a quarterback after a potentially season-ending knee injury to starter Ryan Tannehill . Cutler, 34, played in only five games with Chicago last season due to a thumb injury and a torn labrum in his throwing shoulder which required surgery in December.

Josep Maria Bartomeu on Neymar: No one is above Barcelona

However, Bartomeu has claimed Barcelona were always relaxed about the prospect of losing of one their best players, but claimed the club were not impressed with how Neymar handled the situation. "The 222 million euros that we received for Neymar Jr will be administered with prudence, rigour and serenity", he said. Neymar signed a new contract at the club in October of past year but admitted that the club had an inkling he would leave and that they are already in talks about the ...

Don Baylor, 1979 MVP, Rockies and Cubs manager dies at 68

After leaving the Angels , Baylor would continue to have productive years in NY with the Yankees and in Boston with the Red Sox, winning three Silver Slugger Awards between 1983 and 1986. He made the All-Star team during his MVP season with the Angels, leading the league in RBIs and runs. He also played for the A's, Yankees, Twins and Red Sox.

Minnesota mosque bombing 'is an act of terrorism', governor says

Police in Bloomington, Minnesota, were called at 5:05 a.m. CDT (1005 GMT) about an explosion at the Dar Al Farooq mosque, after a bomb was thrown through the window of the imam's office while worshipers were gathered for morning prayers. Also in Minnesota, an Islamic cemetery in Castle Rock Township recently reported it had been vandalized with spray painted profanities and swastikas.

Tuilagi and Solomona sent home from England camp

Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona have been sent home from England's training camp over "team culture issues", the Rugby Football Union (RFU) has said. "Tuilagi was due to speak at the launch of England's kit for the forthcoming autumn internationals but his appearance was cancelled after this incident", says the London Evening Standard .

Noah Syndergaard's 'Game of Thrones' cameo is epic

Brace yourselves, Noah Syndergaard is coming. Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard - now on the disabled list - apparently made a cameo appearance, too. In Syndergaard's defense, while his stuff on the mound is fire, the opposing army had dragons that can literally breathe fire. The Shape of You hitmaker played the role of a Lannister soldier while being featured beside Arya Stark (Maisie Williams).

Barcelona president explains how club will spend £200m recouped from Neymar sale

It was reported that Neymar's father and agent held up the deal in order to trigger a loyalty payment that would be owed after July 31, as part of the new contract the player signed with Barca last October. "We foresaw that he could leave in the future, that is why we raised his buyout clause in the new contact", added Bartomeu. "Whatever happened would have been good for Barca".

Chelsea dismiss 'nonsense' claims that Costa is being forced out by Conte

Quizzed on whether he had expressed an interest in Neymar before PSG swooped, Conte said: "No, not true". Costa's lawyer Ricardo Cardoso has now suggested that the player is set to hand in a transfer request in order to speed up the negotiations and complete his move to Atletico Madrid .

Amit Shah to come on 3-day Odisha visit in September

Javadekar noted that it is "very unfortunate" that many bills are held up in the upper house despite the mandate the Narendra Modi government has earned. Ramesh took a potshots at party leaders who still behave as if the party is still in power. We have to completely redo the way of thinking, the way of acting, the way of projecting, the way of communicating.

European Central Bank unaware of any approach for coach

The UK Telegraph has reported that Middlesex's Richard Johnson and Essex head coach Chris Silverwood are among the front-runners should Gibson leave the role. And while Gibson was touted as the leading candidate ahead of the fourth Test between England and South Africa, which started at Old Trafford on Friday, the European Central Bank has insisted no contact has been made.

Timothy Fosu-Mensah: Man Utd defender to join Crystal Palace on loan

The Sun reports that Fosu-Mensah will undergo a medical with the Eagles on Monday , despite alleged interest from Watford last week. He played eight times in the Premier League under Louis van Gaal , while Jose Mourinho brought him into the team towards the end of last season when a number of players were injured.

Steelers reward Mike Tomlin with contract extension

Both 21st-century Steelers coaches won a Super Bowl and each led the team to two. Tomlin is just the third head coach the Steelers have had dating back to 1969. During Tomlin's decade in charge, Pittsburgh has made the playoffs seven times, won five AFC North titles and has advanced to three AFC championship games.

Spain's Alberto Contador to retire from professional cycling after Vuelta

Alberto Contador is set to retire after this year's Vuelta a España , the two-time Tour de France victor has announced. Contador is part of a select group of riders in the sport's history, having won all three Grand Tour during his career: the Tour de France (2007 and 2009), Vuelta a España (2008, 2012 and 2014) and Giro d'Italia (2008 and 2015 - the latter being his last Grand Tour victory).

Arsenal will prioritise Premier League, says manager Arsene Wenger

Arsenal , on the other hand, couldn't complete their usual ritual of managing a Champions League spot but made a decision to give Arsene Wenger a new contract nonetheless. Chelsea had Pedro dismissed for an untidy lunge on Mohamed Elneny 82 seconds before Kolasinac converted Granit Xhaka's cross, but Wenger felt an Arsenal leveller had always been on the cards, irrespective of any numerical advantage.

Ronaldo in Real Madrid's squad to face Manchester United — UEFA Super Cup

Ronaldo has consistently denied the claims of financial misdemeanour and his apparent unhappiness at the investigation prompted reports he no longer wanted to play in Spain. The four-time Ballon d'Or victor is alleged to have created a "business structure" in 2010 to hide his earnings, a claim which has also been strenuously denied by his management company Gestifute.

Matsuyama shoots 61, romps to five-stroke victory at Bridgestone

Hideki Matsuyama turned a bad warm-up into one of the best rounds of his career, matching the course record with a nine-under-par 61 to charge to an emphatic five-stroke victory at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio on Sunday.

Manchester United Fail With Bid For Chelsea Target

Roberto made 40 appearances for the Blaugrana last season but despite being primarily a deep-lying midfielder, he was deployed as right-back last season after the club did not replace Dani Alves. Nevertheless, Sergi Roberto's preference would be to prove his worth to Valverde and stay at Barca, with the club ready to end United and Chelsea's interest once and for all by offering him a new deal.

Koeman: Everton 'close' to signing Swansea playmaker Sigurdsson

The move for Swansea midfielder Sigurdsson has been dragging on throughout this summer, and on more than one occasion it has been claimed it is "close" to going through. Clement added: "I'm really happy with the way things have gone in pre-season with the players". Koeman has made big changes to his squad this summer with Michael Keane , Davy Klaassen , Jordan Pickford , Sandro Ramirez Wayne Rooney and Cuco Martina all moving to Goodison Park.

Cristiano Ronaldo in Real Madrid squad vs Manchester United — UEFA Super Cup

Real Madrid won the trophy in Trondheim a year ago, defeating Sevilla 3-2. Real , on the other hand, have been largely quiet in the summer transfer window compared to their usual lavish spending and have only spent €47m [£42.5m] on the additions of Theo Hernandez from Atletico Madrid and Dani Ceballos from Real Betis.

Di Grassi, nouveau leader après sa victoire à Montréal !

Le champion en titre de FE, Sebastian Buemi, a limité les dégâts après s'être élancé du 12e rang sur la grille à cause d'une pénalité de 10 places et terminé quatrième, à seulement 0,387 seconde de Sarrazin. Entre-temps, au 16e tour, lors du changement de bolides, le coéquipier de di Grassi, Daniel Abt, s'est retrouvé coincé derrière Buemi à la sortie des puits.

Andy Murray, Marin Cilic Pull Out of Rogers Cup With Injuries

Cilic announced Thursday (Friday, Manila time) that "until the very last moment I was hoping that improvement concerning my injury will be good enough, but I am forced to withdraw". Federer is looking to clinch his third crown in the Canadian event but the first in Montreal after winning in 2004 and 2006 in Toronto. Ergo, this turns out to be a golden opportunity for Rafael Nadal to reclaim the numero uno spot on the rankings chart.

Win raises Matsuyama's profile ahead of PGA Championship

Matsuyama birdied his last three holes for a 9-under 61 to erase a two-shot deficit and claim his second World Golf Championships title. Matsuyama knew from experience that the course record was a 61 because he was in the same group when Tiger Woods shot 61 in the second round in 2013.

Bowie sprinkles stardust on women's 100m final by snatching gold in London

Bowie timed her dip perfectly as Ta Lou failed to throw herself at the line, giving the former victory and the USA a 100m double after Gatlin's win on Sunday (AEST). On Sunday, Thompson stumbled slightly when Bowie passed her halfway down the track. "I came out here courageous, strong and ready to go, but that didn't happen.

Former Phillies All-Star Darren Daulton Dies At Age 55

He became the only catcher in Phillies history with two 100-RBI seasons with 109 in 1992 and 105 in 1993. The Phillies lost the World Series to the Toronto Blue Jays , with Daulton behind the plate during Joe Carter's title-clinching home run.

Gibson to be South Africa's next head coach?

Reports emerged on day one of the fourth Investec Test between the sides that Gibson was in line to take over as head coach of the Proteas, whose current incumbent Russell Domingo is out of contract at the end of the tour. "It's hopefully all being left now until the end of the series". "But the morning was tough, the first two hours we could have lost more than one wicket so we showed It showed guts, skill and some luck to go into lunch one down".