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The furious bust up at Manchester United as stars let rip at Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez's struggles have been clear for all to see since he joined Manchester United.<p>The 29-year-old joined the Red Devils from Arsenal in …

10 thoughts from the Senior Bowl

10 thoughts after spending Tuesday and Wednesday watching the North and South teams practice at the Senior Bowl.<p><b>1. A year ago at this time, when the Bears were coaching in the Senior Bowl</b>, I asked a national scout for another team who had been the best player in practice for the week. He quickly …

NFL

Reports: Real Madrid Want €100m Manchester United Star

Real Madrid have money to spend, and it seems they want to splash some of it on a Manchester United star in a deal that could cost €100 million …

Soccer

Man Utd news: Sanchez drug shock, Real Madrid transfer claim, Mourinho scouts Dortmund duo

Manchester United and Arsenal are in hot water with the Football Association after it emerged Alexis Sanchez missed a drugs test.<p>Anti-doping officers …

NFL Mock Draft 2018: Updated Order and Predictions for 1st-Round Prospects

The Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots are looking toward Super Bowl LII, but scouting departments from all 32 NFL teams are locked into offseason showcases.<p>NFL personnel recently headed to St. Petersburg, Florida, for the East-West Shrine Game. The marquee event, however, is the Senior …

NFL

'An Unbelievable Football Mind': Lane Kiffin's New 24-Year-Old OC Is No Gimmick

He's 24 and has never been an offensive coordinator. Hell, he's never even been a position coach.<p>How can it possibly work for Charlie Weis Jr. to be suddenly flush with so much responsibility at Florida Atlantic University, you ask?<p>Listen to Gil Brandt, legendary NFL personnel man, tell the story …

College Football

NFL Mock Draft 2018: Post-Conference Championship 1st-Round Predictions

The Super Bowl is set, as the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles punched their tickets to Minnesota in a showdown for the Lombardi Trophy.<p>In addition to that, the NFL draft order is nearly complete now that the Jacksonville Jaguars and Minnesota Vikings cemented their spots near the end …

Football (U.S.)

2018 NFL Mock Draft: Broncos land Saquon Barkley, Bears select Calvin Ridley

John Elway gets the marquee runner in this class, and the Bears provide Trubisky with a No. 1 receiver<p>Yes, the Broncos need a quarterback. No, …

NFL

Vance Joseph 'fine' with QB Baker Mayfield's height

Denver Broncos head coach Vance Joseph is coaching the North squad during the Senior Bowl. Joseph spoke about questions surrounding Oklahoma QB and …

NFL

The Vikings’ painful playoff history lives on, even after a miraculous win

The Vikings usually lose in the most heartbreaking way possible, but this time they won in the big moment. It still didn’t matter.<p>The Minnesota Vikings are more than four decades removed from their last trip to the Super Bowl, despite going to the playoffs 21 times since playing in Super Bowl 11 in …

NFL

Chargers CB Casey Hayward named coverage defender of the year by Pro Football Focus

<b>Casey Hayward</b> had another strong season for the Los Angeles Chargers and he's starting to gain more attention from the national media. This week, Pro …

2018 NFL mock draft: Packers select Tremaine Edmunds to bolster defense

The Packers look to repair their pass rush with the lengthy linebacker out of Virginia Tech.With their highest pick in nearly a decade, the Green Bay …

NFL

Packers select UCF CB Mike Hughes in NFL.com mock draft by Daniel Jeremiah

The Green Bay Packers are in need of a few positions on the defensive side of the football. But the cornerback position has been a huge need since <b>Sam</b> …

Packers safeties coach Darren Perry among defensive coordinator candidates for new Titans coach Mike Vrabel

GREEN BAY — Darren Perry may not be back with the Green Bay Packers after all.<p>The team’s longtime, well-regarded safeties coach is in line for a …

Alexis Sanchez is already affecting Manchester United players

Alexis Sanchez is already making an impact at Manchester United because Anthony Martial is 'upping his performances', according to Ryan Giggs .<p>The …

New Manchester United retro Adidas kit 'leaked'

A new image has been leaked of a retro Manchester United kit to be released by Adidas.<p>The Footy Headlines website, which specialises in kit leak …

Manchester United vs Leicester player ratings: Who impressed during an emphatic win for Jose Mourinho's men?

Manchester United produced a first-half display as entertaining as it was dominant to swat aside reigning champions Leicester, with Jose Mourinho's …

The Packers are likely going to be missing five key defenders against the Lions

Clay Matthews and Morgan Burnett join Sam Shields as out, while two others are now doubtful<p>The Lions and Packers meet on Sunday afternoon at Lambeau …

NFL

Manchester United fans delighted as Pogba scores his first goal for club

By Aaron Goldstein Created on: September 24, 2016 2:09 pm Last Updated:<p>The Dab Man is back<p><b>Pogba’s tough return to United</b><p>Paul Pogba’s much-hyped …

Manchester United thump Leicester after Chris Smalling sparks goal rush

It would be harsh, perhaps, to pin this result solely on the fact José Mourinho had decided to remove Wayne Rooney from his starting lineup. If this was the old Manchester United at work, it also looked suspiciously like the old Leicester. Put the two together and it was not just Rooney’s absence …

Soccer

Week 3 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Matchups to Exploit and Avoid on Sunday's Schedule

Link to Media<p>Understanding matchups, when to pull the trigger and when to hold back remain the biggest keys to fantasy football success once owners have rosters set for a week.<p>Week 2 served as good an example as any. Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers crushed the San Francisco 49ers to the tune of …

Fantasy Football

Wayne Rooney trolled HARD as Man United fans celebrate striker being dropped for Leicester game

Manchester United fans on Twitter could barely contain their delight when the news broke that Wayne Rooney had been dropped from the team to face …

Anthony Martial was wowing Manchester United fans last year… but now under Jose Mourinho the French star looks tired and out of sorts

• <b>Anthony Martial burst onto the scene at Manchester United last season</b>• <b><br>Now, he has gone 14 games for club and country without scoring a goal</b>• <b><br>The French</b> …

Soccer

Marcus Rashford seeks 'ultimate striker' status at Manchester United

Marcus Rashford looks back on his debut for Manchester United and how far he's come since.<p>Marcus Rashford hopes a prolific goalscoring season can …

Keystone Konfrontation: Unbeaten Steelers at unbeaten Eagles

Here come the unbeaten Steelers from Western Pennsylvania, crossing the Keystone State to meet the unbeaten Eagles.<p>They only play every four years, …

Football (U.S.)

How Beckham vs. Norman became one of the NFL's fiercest rivalries

The Washington Redskins paid $75 million in April to sign cornerback Josh Norman, who said he chose Washington because they are a "team on the rise." …

NFL

Packers vs. Lions countdown: Offense looks to get back on track

Efficiency and precision have not been strengths of Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers offense through two games.<p>That could change when the …

NFL

Report: Jacoby Brissett tore a thumb ligament, may need surgery

AP<p>The Patriots had wide receiver Julian Edelman as their backup quarterback last night. He might have to start next week.<p>According to Mike Petraglia …

Manchester United v Leicester City: match preview

Six points is already the gap to Manchester City as José Mourinho chases a desperately required win and decides whether to drop Wayne Rooney. The Portuguese is intent on ensuring Paul Pogba plays in his best position, so expect him on the left of a Manchester United 4-3-3. If, then, the captain is …

Soccer

NFL Predictions Week 2: Last-Minute Picks and Advice for Sunday's Schedule

Link to Media<p>Week 2 of the NFL season is packed with great matchups and classic rivalries.<p>Many of the most compelling storylines in Week 2 revolve around hopeful contenders trying to avoid an 0-2 start. According to ESPN's Rich Cimini, only 12 percent of 0-2 teams have gone on to make the playoffs …

Football (U.S.)