Branden Albert to Jacksonville in the works -- but not for Julius Thomas

Tight end is a glaring need for the Dolphins, considering Jordan Cameron, who missed most of last season with a concussion, and Dion Sims , who is viewed as primarily a blocking tight end, are both free agents. Albert enters the second to past year of his contract and will carry a $10.6 million cap hit for Jacksonville. Had Albert not gone trade would not be made and he would have ultimately been cut by the March 9th deadline. Read More

MI sports doctor to stand trial in sexual assault case

Jonathan LaPook and produced by Andy Court and Sarah Fitzpatrick, the report included interviews with Jamie Dantzscher, a 2000 Olympic bronze medalist; Jeanette Antolin , who was on the 1999 US team that went to the world championships, and Jessica Howard , the 1999 national champion in rhythmic gymnastics. Read More

Nominee for Secretary of Education brings concern for Educators

Nominee for Secretary of Education brings concern for Educators

During her confirmation hearing, she struggled to answer questions surrounding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, as well as school accountability for students' progress. I can't say enough about how much I respected them. Opponents have also raised concerns about DeVos's qualifications for the position, particularly the fact that she never attended public school herself and did not send her children to public schools. Read More

Oakley's ban from Madison Square Garden lifted

The New York Knicks lifted their ban on former player Charles Oakley on Tuesday, sources told ESPN's Stephen A. Smith and The Undefeated's Mike Wise . Oakley told the New York Daily News later Monday that some time may be required before the situation is resolved because "some of the things that were said about me hurt". Read More

Tottenham Hotspur eager to erase Anfield misery at Gent's expense

Tottenham, meanwhile, are third in the table but suffered a blow to their Champions League qualification hopes when they were beaten 2-0 by Liverpool at Anfield on Saturday night. Look at the Liverpool game: it's not about tactics or technique. It's more about the spirit. Spurs have been riding the crest of a wave in recent months as manager Mauricio Pochettino's side have consistently notched points in the Premier League. Read More

WWE Elimination Chamber review: What we learned, takeaways, future projections

The main event was held in a newly designed Elimination Chamber. Until he won the WWE Championship , the only title Wyatt had held was the SmackDown Tag Team Championships, which they lost to American Alpha previous year. Don't be surprised if you see The Revival on SmackDown soon, perhaps on Sunday? For the first time, a WWE pay per view boasted three women's matches - headlined in that respect by a championship win for long-serving superstar Naomi who toppled Alexa Bliss to win her ... Read More

Royals finalize two-year, $12 million deal with Wood

Royals finalize two-year, $12 million deal with Wood

Wood is likely to compete for a spot in the Royals rotation. " Travis Wood gives us an opportunity to do that, match up better". Wood went 4-0 with a 2.95 ERA for the Chicago Cubs previous year in 77 games. A 2013 National League All-Star, Wood has spent the last five seasons with the Cubs, after coming to Chicago in a trade with Cincinnati in 2011. Woods is 35-50 with a 4.19 as a starter in his career. Read More

Lance Armstrong Facing $100 Million Fraud Lawsuit

Lance Armstrong Facing $100 Million Fraud Lawsuit

Postal Service teammate Floyd Landis in 2010 and the federal government joined it in 2013 after Armstrong publicly admitted he cheated to win the Tour de France seven times from 1999-2005, said The Associated Press . Under the False Claims Act, the federal government which wants it's money back could have the amount tripled with Armstrong on the hook for it all. If the government's case succeeds, Landis acting as the whistleblower stands to get a cut of the damages. Read More

UFC 208 Main Card Odds For Saturday PPV

UFC 208 Main Card Odds For Saturday PPV

From there, the action will shift to FS1 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT for the remainder of the prelims before heading to pay-per-view at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. Anderson is the current Invicta FC interim featherweight champion and one tough woman of mixed martial artistry. At this rate, flyweight (125-pound) and atomweight (105-pound) UFC divisions may not be far behind. Read More

6 dead in Philippines quake

6 dead in Philippines quake

Residents look at the collapsed portion of a bridge in Surigao hours after a powerful quake rocked Surigao del Norte province Saturday, Feb.11, 2017 in southern Philippines. Intensity 3 was recorded in Mambajao, Camiguin, Ormoc City, Palo, Pastrana, Tolosa and Tacloban in Leyte; Catbalogan City in Samar; the cities of Bislig and Gingoog in Misamis Oriental; Dapa, Surigao del Norte; Iligan City; and Cagayan de Oro City. Read More

Kyle Shanahan Leaving Falcons To Accept Head Coaching Job In San Francisco

Some of the offensive schemes of Atlanta probably cost them the game and led to the Patriots completing an improbable comeback from a 25-point deficit and winning their fifth Super Bowl. It was the second time the team reached the game in its nearly 50 year history. The Falcons went 11-5 in the regular season and coasted through two playoff victories and earned their second Super Bowl berth. Read More

UFC 208: Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie

UFC 208: Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie

So, once again we're at square one with many questioning what her next career move could be. "A lot of people don't know my credentials in kickboxing", said de Randamie, who won 10 global titles as a kickboxer. it was a tough decision but it was a decision my family supported me on because they knew I had to do this to take the next step forward". Given that both her and Holm are known to be strikers, de Randamie said she is hoping they can stand and trade and put on a show. Read More

Steve Popper: Waiting for a real answer from Phil Jackson

Steve Popper: Waiting for a real answer from Phil Jackson

Jackson has resisted a transparent approach of simply meeting with Anthony and his representative and telling them that the organization prefers to trade him and wants to work to find an agreeable solution. Trade rumors could intensify Wednesday with the Los Angeles Clippers visiting NY. How did it get to this point for Anthony and the Knicks? Per Alan Siegel of The Washingtonian , Graham's eyes would "glaze over" anytime Jackson tried to speak with him. Read More

Kings All-Star DeMarcus Cousins draws 16th technical foul, faces 1-game suspension

The Kings stayed competitive with the Bulls until the very end, but Cousins didn't have a great game (18 points on 16 shots, along with 14 rebounds and five assists). The Bulls have won 10 of 13 meetings between these teams since 2010-11, including each of the last four. Their three-game run scoring at least that many marked their longest stretch since April 2006. Read More

Paul Clement hopes his insight into Pep Guardiola's methods help Swansea

Paul Clement hopes his insight into Pep Guardiola's methods help Swansea

Swansea boosted their Premier League survival hopes and secured back-to-back wins for the first time this season. Understandably, City's level dropped after half-time, but West Ham could still get no handle on the match in an uneventful opening to the second period. Read More

Stoke striker Saido Berahino was handed eight-week FA suspension

Stoke striker Saido Berahino was handed eight-week FA suspension

Berahino tested positive for a recreational drug. The 23-year-old left West Brom during the January transfer window in £12 million move to Stoke. It is believed that Berahino got off lightly as "positive test for recreational drugs outside of competition is not considered a breach of World Anti-Doping Agency Code". Read More

Super Bowl LI: Where to watch & stream the game

Super Bowl LI: Where to watch & stream the game

Featuring Adam Driver (of Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Girls ), this perplexingly odd ad features a white horse and a dead cowboy. Canadian advertisers might have bought air time on Buffalo, Detroit and other border stations had it been clear the CRTC ruling would stand. Read More

Matsuyama stays stroke back at Phoenix Open

Matsuyama stays stroke back at Phoenix Open

An, who began the day just one stroke ahead of world number five Matsuyama, moved one step closer to a breakthrough win by shooting a six-under 65 in front of record crowds at the TPC Scottsdale. Palmer started on No. 10 and started his day in terrific fashion birding the opening hole. "But I'm playing well". And as part of the PGA's FedEx Cup, big names including Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson and Phil Mickelson also helping draw in more spectators. Read More

Are Arsenal's title hopes over?

Are Arsenal's title hopes over?

I'm frustrated we didn't win. "You do not make 47 points after 23 games in the Premier League if you don't have physical power, but you have to switch it on 100 per cent all of the time in the Premier League ". The Blues claimed a valuable point in midweek as they drew 1-1 against Liverpool, and might even have won at Anfield had Diego Costa not fluffed his lines from the penalty spot late in the second half. Read More

Everybody Loves Barstool Sports … Except The NFL

Everybody Loves Barstool Sports … Except The NFL

But I continue to respect and admire Robert and the entire organization. Goodell declined to say whether he had spoken to Patriots quarterback Tom Brady this season. With Patriots owner Robert Kraft and vice president Jonathan Kraft sitting front row, Goodell initially appeared to pass the blame and act like his decision not to attend a playoff game at Gillette Stadium this season was out of his control. Read More