Nick Saban Went On a Rant - Again

So why would you ask me? And there's a lot of great things that, you know, college football brings to a lot of young players and a lot of entertainment to a lot of fans. He then got a bit more colorful with his response, adding, "I've heard players say, 'I'm going to save it for the game.' Every one of the teams I've had where players say that - ain't none of them been worth a (expletive)".

Jurgen Klopp unsure if Emre Can will sign new Liverpool contract

We will see what happens, I can not change the answer because I don't know. That combination has created a backdrop of unrest which Peter Moore, the club's chief executive, sought to defuse four days into the new season by appealing for unity on Twitter before Tuesday's Champions League play-off first leg victory over Hoffenheim.

Turner Scores UEFA Deal, Plans OTT Sports Platform

But starting next summer, more than 80 percent of the matches will only be available to fans who pay for the new subscription service - the latest move by a media organization to monetize unused parts of a multimillion-dollar sports rights deal.

Nothing is impossible - Barca and Valverde prepared to attack Madrid

They upheld the original punishment, resulting in Ronaldo missing the second leg, as well as Real's upcoming league matches against Deportivo La Coruña, Valencia, Levante and Real Sociedad. Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has suffered the worst possible start to his reign with back-to-back defeats against the Catalans fiercest rivals and the visitors never threatened to mount a comeback after conceding.

Colts' Center Ryan Kelly To Miss Start Of Regular Season

Centers generally make line calls and are not easy to replace. The Colts could certainly look outside the building for options at center. He was a Pro Bowl alternate at center for the Baltimore Ravene last season. Zuttah has 117 career starts in nine National Football League seasons. Even the most optimistic timetable won't have Kelly back for the September 10 season opener against the Los Angeles Rams .

All Blacks investigate Smith's claims about toilet tryst

The statement said until that investigation was completed it would not be commenting further. "It is effectively an employment issue that requires investigation". "We dealt with it and we feel that we dealt with it decisively", he said. "There is nothing more I can add to that - if there is it any more that needs to be spoken about ...

Wolves extend their ideal start to season at Hull

Tigers boss Leonid Slutsky told the club website: "We have lost Abel for six months, which is very, very disappointing". "Really, for me in this moment, they are the best..." "We played the best team in the league", Slutsky said speaking to the BBC .

Everton set to seal Sigurdsson swoop

Everton have completed the signing of Swansea City star Gylfi Sigurdsson for a reported club-record fee of £45 million. Sigurdsson, who played a pivotal role in Swansea retaining their Premier League status last term after scoring nine goals and creating 13, pulled out of their pre-season tour to the United States and was not included in the squad for last weekend's 0-0 draw with Southampton .

I Will Sack Arsene Wenger When I Buy Arsenal - Dangote

Wenger was handed a new two-year contract as manager at the end of last season despite a turbulent campaign that saw Arsenal finish fifth in the Premier League . I need to get those out the way first and start having tailwinds. When I am faced with uncertainty or sadness, I try to really focus on what really counts in football.

Barcelona Confident Of Signing Coutinho And Dembele

Liverpool have remained adamant that Brazilian playmaker Coutinho - who has submitted a transfer request - will not be sold in this transfer window, with both manager Jurgen Klopp and club owners Fenway Sports Group publicly stating he is not for sale at any price.

Chinese investor acquires 80% stake in Premier League club

Gao is believed to have paid around £210m for an 80 per cent stake in the Premier League team, with Katharina Liebherr retaining 20 per cent ownership. " I am pleased to confirm that talks to bring in a new partner to our club have been concluded ", she said. She said both parties have "full trust" in the Premier League club's chairman Ralph Krueger and his management team and support plans to follow the "Southampton way".

Parsi New Year 2017: Community celebrates Navroz with great religious fervour

The auspicious day falls on the spring equinox - the day when both North and South pole have sunlight making day and night of equal duration. Indian Parsis arrive at a Fire Temple to offer prayers during Navroze, the Parsi New Year, in Mumbai on August 17, 2017.

National Basketball Association 2K18 To Feature All Time Teams For Its 30 Franchises

The newest trailer for National Basketball Association 2K18 is here, and it features the Queensbridge duo's famous song "Shook Ones Part II" to introduce the game. " NBA 2K " digital marketing director Ronnie Singh, also known as " Ronnie 2K " on social media, has been pushing out overall ratings to players on Twitter in the lead-up to the latest edition of the franchise.

Williams in, Kaino out of All Blacks for Wallabies clash

Australia head coach Michael Cheika is not anxious about playing the 25-year-old out of position, however, and is confident the back will flourish on the worldwide stage. He has not played for three months since injuring his hamstring during a year-long stint with Premiership side Wasps. The 27-year-old, who has scored a remarkable 46 tries in 54 tests, was dumped after two years of inconsistent performances though Hansen has offered him the prospect of a return in time for the 2019 World ...

Barcelona make £118M offer to Liverpool for Coutinho

Barca head coach Ernesto Valverde lamented Neymar's absence after the match at the Santiago Bernabeu as his team crashed to a 5-1 aggregate defeat. Barcelona are now looking at alternatives to fill the void left by the Brazilian and have identified Dembele as the ideal replacement and have made contact with his current employers Borussia Dortmund about a move this summer.

Mariners break losing streak, beat Orioles 3-1

Miley's early exit forced the Orioles to use three relievers to get through the game, with Darren O'Day tossing 1 1/3 scoreless innings and Mychal Givens and Brad Brach each pitching a scoreless frame. After a 6-4 fielder's choice, Robinson Canó hit a chopper to first, where Chris Davis went to second for the force, but Guillermo Heredia's slide took out shortstop Tim Beckham to prevent a throw back to first for a double play, allowing Dyson to score.

MLB Predictions: Will the White Sox and Dodgers hit the under? 8/16/17

Seager, who recorded his 36th multi-hit game of the season tonight, has hit safely in 10 of his last 11 games since August 3, batting.400 (18-for-45) with five runs, three doubles, one home run and six RBI along with a 1.014 OPS during that stretch.

Kendall Jenner linked to National Basketball Association star Blake Griffin after multiple hangouts

Kendall Jenner has not yet confirmed or denied the swirling rumors regarding her possible romance with the Los Angeles Clippers star. A couple days later, Kendall showed off her headlights not once but twice in broad daylight. That night, Jenner and Griffin went to the Hollywood hotspot Avenue and ended up leaving in the same vehicle, TMZ reported . But in between Los Angeles outings, Page Six says the two were on the East Coast over the weekend, partying in the Hamptons.

Lighter gloves approved for Mayweather-McGreggor Fight

Before long, the pair had agreed to a boxing match - once Bisping has dealt with Georges St-Pierre in a challenge to his middleweight crown on November 4. The Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) approved a request from both fighters to switch from 10-ounce (283-gram) to eight ounce gloves, despite concerns raised by safety experts.

Lee's great-great grandson OK with Confederate statues coming down

Robert E. Lee. With enough pressure from the public and the support of the governor, who wrote in a Tuesday Medium post that "we cannot continue to glorify a war against the United States of America fought in the defense of slavery", Stein could choose to let a principled municipal government tear down its monuments to the Confederacy with no repercussions.

Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season through injury

Open, where Wawrinka and Djokovic were the finalists last year. On top of that we have sent MRI results to three other wrist specialists to ensure we get several independent opinions from specialists . What's more likely: that these norms around injury changed over the past year, or the ideal synchrony of so many top players' severe injuries? Nishikori advanced to his second major semifinal in NY a year ago, before losing to Wawrinka.

UNR Student Talks After Marching in Charlottesville White Nationalist Rally

The first young man exposed by @ YesYoureRacist was sacked shortly after. They began as three-fifths of a person in our founding documents and even today Black and Brown people are still being assassinated throughout every corner of our nation.

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli spotted mingling with fans in Sri Lanka

Each time , India racked up a lead in excess of 300, the margins of victory were the kind you would expect if a heavyweight boxer entered the ring with a middleweight. The seam is upright and proud and the ball reaches the bat at a nippy pace. "Today I got to learn playing those sweeps and reverse sweeps when someone like Lasith Malinga comes and bowls to you.

Stuart Armstrong set to sign new Celtic deal

Sky sources understand the midfielder will sign his new contract with the Scottish champions later this week. Armstrong's contract is due to expire at the end of the campaign, and he has been stalling over the length of Celtic's offer of an extension.

Will Perez transfer mean Arsenal CAN keep Ox from Chelsea?

Wenger was speaking ahead of Arsenal's trip to Stoke on Saturday, where Sanchez will again miss out due to an abdominal strain, and said that there had been no headway made on tying the former Barcelona man down to a new contract. I have regular conversations with the players were I tell them where I stand. Therefore, it will be interesting to see if he is willing to bump up the player's earnings or cash in on him.

Stephen Ward signs new Burnley contract extension until 2019

Chelsea's title defence could not have been much worse as they had two players sent-off and went down to a 3-2 loss at Stamford Bridge. He says Chelsea fans have every right to be anxious after the champions got their title defence off to a terrible start.

Mind-blowing Tottenham bid tabled that would be deal of the summer

The England global fueled speculation that he would leave Tottenham by publicly criticising the club's pay structure and admitting he'd consider bids from rival clubs. The Sun is claiming that the Blues are keen on signing the 27-year-old defender and will make a move for the England global in the wake of Chelsea's clash with Tottenham at Wembley on Sunday in the Premier League.

Indians-Twins postponed by rain, split doubleheader today

The Indians put on another impressive display of domination in the series opener, clubbing five home runs in an 8-1 victory to extending their winning streak to five games. But, the Twins still only trail the Angels by a half game in the chase for the final AL Wild Card spot. Indians starters now have a league-low 3.98 ERA, after owning the league's highest rotation ERA (4.86) as late as June 9.

Paes-Zverev bow out of Cincinnati Open tennis

He will try to keep it going at an event in Cincinnati this week. The fourth-seeded Zverev won $894,585 while the second-seeded Federer got $438,635. Alexander has been around for a while now. "If I do play him, it will be a huge challenge. They're extremely hard to win and he's won two this year".

Bourdais cleared to resume racing

Kevin Scheid on Tuesday and given clearance to fully return to racing activities. The 227 miles per hour meeting with Indy's Turn 2 wall broke the right wing-like structure from the 37-year-old's pelvis which has, apparently, healed to a point of exceptional strength.

Kyrie Irving says he would commit to Spurs if traded, report says

It's no secret James' frustration with the organisation has been escalating since the Cavaliers were ousted in the NBA Finals and Gilbert opted not to renew general manager David Griffin's contract. However, there have been no conversations between the two teams. Plus, the Celtics have the draft picks [VIDEO ] to make a package. Still, reports indicate that numerous teams interested in making a deal for Irving will wait until around September to get more serious.

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo hits out at five-match ban

On Monday the Spanish Federation (RFEF) issued Ronaldo with an automatic one-game ban for the red card plus an extra four-match suspension for the push. Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane expressed his anger at what he believes is an excessive punishment. He will also be suspended for the matches against Valencia (home), Levante (home) and Real Sociedad (away).

Venus Williams ousted from Western & Southern Open

Like everything else in her career, the 36-year-old American superstar said she's not coming back just to make the numbers. Barty, who has moved up to No.48 in the world rankings, will now play Caroline Wozniacki in the round of 16 tonight for a place in the quarter-finals.

Tom Brady refuses to compare '17 Patriots to past teams

Brady missed a throw to Rob Gronkowski and got very upset with himself. Watson's winning personality wasn't all he had going for him, according to Brady. "I'm on the other coast, so I wasn't there on a daily basis". "We learn (and) we compete", Watsons aid. It's becoming a real trend: Jimmy Garoppolo performs much better in games than he does in practice.

John Lynch addresses potential 49ers anthem protests

Moderator Molly Qerim asked Smith if the violent protests will cause NFL owners to look at the national anthem protesting quarterback differently now. Colin Kaepernick drew attention to the 49ers last season for initiating a silent protest during the national anthem as a statement against social injustice and police brutality, and he was joined in some capacity by a handful of teammates-several of whom are still on the roster.