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Brighton 1-0 Newcastle: Tomer Hemed strike earns Seagulls their second Premier League win

25 Sep

Tomer Hemed’s hooked strike denied Newcastle the chance to move fourth in the Premier League as Brighton prevailed 1-0 at the Amex Stadium. Hemed’s second Premier League goal sealed the Seagulls’ triumph and manager Chris Hughton’s first win over former club Newcastle at the seventh time of asking. Brighton moved 13th in the table with […]

Chelsea FC news: A brilliant team featuring players the Blues have sold

25 Sep

Diego Costa’s transfer to Atletico Madrid is another player Chelsea have sold for a lot of money while still at his best. Here, talkSPORT has created an XI – at the expense of a solid defence – featuring other footballers who were sold by the Blues. Scroll through the gallery to see the players in […]

Cousins, Thompson lead Redskins’ romp over Raiders

25 Sep

Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins (2-1) put on a show on Sunday night, shutting down Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders (2-1), 27-10, at FedEx Field in Week 3. Here’s what we learned: 1. Kirk Cousins made his first, and maybe his finest, case for a big-time contract extension on Sunday evening. In his […]

Todd Gurley: ‘We’re gonna whoop up’ on Cowboys

25 Sep

Fresh off a monstrous, 113-yard, three-touchdown performance against the 49ers, Rams running back Todd Gurley was feeling good. Good enough to let NFL Network analyst Michael Irvin know on the set of Thursday Night Football that the Cowboys were in trouble next week when Los Angeles heads to AT&T Stadium in Dallas. “Like I said, we’re […]

NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport: Linebacker Bruce Irvin’s option too pricey for Seattle Seahawks

25 Sep

Sunday’s top plays | Week 3

DeMarco Murray, Titans run by Seahawks in slugfest

25 Sep

With 10 combined three-and-outs in the first half, this game doubled as a white-knuckle slugfest until the Titans (2-1) and Seahawks (1-2) awoke on offense in a game that boiled down to the final minutes. Here’s what we learned from Tennessee’s 33-27 win over Seattle: 1. Everybody owes an apology to DeMarco Murray (14/115/1). Largely […]

James Harrison on snaps: ‘Just doing what I’m asked’

25 Sep

James Harrison played nary a snap against the Minnesota Vikings last Sunday, and barely saw the field in Pittsburgh’s opener against the Cleveland Browns. The 39-year-old was still performing at a high level when last we saw him in the AFC Championship Game, so Harrison would be right to be upset over his time on […]

Cousins, Thompson lead Redskins’ romp over Raiders

25 Sep

Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins (2-1) put on a show on Sunday night, shutting down Derek Carr and the Oakland Raiders (2-1), 27-10, at FedEx Field in Week 3. Here’s what we learned: 1. Kirk Cousins made his first, and maybe his finest, case for a big-time contract extension on Sunday evening. In his […]

Breaking down the on-field impact of New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul’s injuries

25 Sep

On NFL Network: Mon – Fri 7º NFL Network’s flagship program airs six nights a week, churning out the day’s top headlines and much more covering all 32 teams. NFL Total Access also provides fans with exclusive footage from inside team facilities and interviews with players and coaches. <!– next episode: –>   Talent: Dan […]

Dont’a Hightower, Danny Amendola return to practice

25 Sep

The once-banged-up Patriots are getting healthy in a hurry. Wednesday’s practice saw some key players. Linebacker Dont’a Hightower (knee) and wideout Danny Amendola (concussion/knee) were limited in their return to practice. Tight end Rob Gronkowski (groin) did not practice, but was on the practice field during the session. Gronkowski left Sunday’s romp over the […]