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Kerley: Marquise Goodwin ready for ‘takeoff season’

24 Jul

There are so many new faces in Santa Clara this season that it’s hard to project how the San Francisco 49ers will play in 2017. Embarking on a six-year endeavor to rebuild one of the league’s great franchises, general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan doled out a number of contracts to notable offensive […]

New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker: There’s always a consequence for misconduct

24 Jul

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 […]

Chelsea issue apology over Kenedy Instagram posts

23 Jul

Chelsea have issued an apology after admitting Instagram posts by Kenedy had caused “great offence and hurt the feelings of the people of China.” The defender posted the messages ahead of the Blues’ 3-0 win over Arsenal at the Bird’s Nest in […]

England’s 2017 youth successes: which clubs supplied the most players for the Three Lions’ World Cup and Euro glory?

23 Jul

England’s youth sides have seen plenty of action this summer, and been pretty successful too. It started well when our Under-17 reached the final of the European Championships, before losing to Spain on penalties. But our Under-20 side went one better, winning the World Cup, beating Venezuela in the final. Just when you thought it […]

Transfer rumours and paper review – Saturday, July 22: Neymar updates, Alexis Sanchez latest, plus news on Philippe Coutinho’s future

23 Jul

talkSPORT.com bring you all the latest headlines and top transfer-related stories in Saturday’s newspapers… Barcelona forward Neymar, 25, has told team-mates he is joining Paris St-Germain, with the French club pursuing a world record £196m transfer. (Le Parisen) But Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde says stories linking Neymar with PSG are nothing but “rumours” and that they […]

England’s 2017 youth successes: which clubs supplied the most players for the Three Lions’ World Cup and Euro glory?

23 Jul

England’s youth sides have seen plenty of action this summer, and been pretty successful too. It started well when our Under-17 reached the final of the European Championships, before losing to Spain on penalties. But our Under-20 side went one better, winning the World Cup, beating Venezuela in the final. Just when you thought it […]

Jameis Winston on O.J. Howard: He’s just a specimen

23 Jul

Jameis Winston is one of the biggest winners this offseason. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers added DeSean Jackson in free agency along with O.J. Howard in the draft, constructing an arsenal of aerial talent that is one of the most fearsome position groups in the league. The duo will help stretch the field immensely for a […]

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

23 Jul

Marshawn Lynch highlights from career-high, 157-yard game

Russell Wilson channels ‘Rocky’ with Great Wall visit

23 Jul

One of the most famous scenes in Rocky comes during the unkillable franchise’s 1979 sequel, when Sly Stallone’s titular protagonist jogs through Philadelphia, a growing trail of children following in his wake until the underdog boxer and what seems like the entire juvenile population of the city are celebrating atop the steps of the Philadelphia […]

Catching up with James Harrison’s Instagram, Vol. 2

23 Jul

James Harrison continues preparation for his 15th NFL season. This involves doing things with weights that may be illegal in some parts of the country. In his latest feat of strength, the Steelers linebacker pushed a sled stacked with 39 plates at 45 pounds each. Don’t do this, James. You’re an older man now. You […]