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Sports WR John Franklin III has left the Auburn football program
Author: 0 WR John Franklin III has left the Auburn football program

According to Auburn Athletics, in the 2016 season, Franklin was third on the team in rushing, with 430 yards and 2 touchdowns, and accumulated 204 total yards passing. Earlier this month, Franklin said transferring was "the last thing I wanted to do, to be honest". As it stands, he will be attending his fourth school in only five years after having failed to secure a job as the undisputed starter at any of them.

Sports Jaguars head coach indicates Blake Bortles already has a exhausted arm
Author: 0 Jaguars head coach indicates Blake Bortles already has a exhausted arm

Bortles laid the ball out accurately and Robinson shielded Buccaneers cornerback Vernon Hargreaves III from the ball, making the catch just before he stepped out of bounds for a 40-yard completion. Marrone said that his defense is a "bit more ahead" of his offense. I thought he came back and really had no issues for these two days. How did his week go? "I think when you take a step back and look at it, it still is our first camp in the system with Coach (Nathaniel) Hackett and I think guys ...

Sports Gareth Barry moves to West Brom for an undisclosed fee from Everton
Author: 0 Gareth Barry moves to West Brom for an undisclosed fee from Everton

West Brom have completed the signing of Gareth Barry from Everton for an undisclosed fee. Barry is in line to pass Ryan Giggs as the player to have made the most Premier League appearances of all time this season and Blues boss Ronald Koeman admitted over the weekend that he would not stand in the 36-year-old's way if he needed to move to accomplish the feat.

Sports Baltimore named a potential host city for 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 Baltimore named a potential host city for 2026 World Cup

Las Vegas has a chance to become a host city for the 2026 World Cup. " Vancouver is a world-class host city that has successfully hosted many global sporting events including the 2010 Winter Olympics, the HSBC Rugby World Sevens Series and the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup ", Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson said in a release.

Sports Barca's Sergio Busquets defends Gerard Pique after criticism
Author: 0 Barca's Sergio Busquets defends Gerard Pique after criticism

Sergio Busquets wants "the best players" to arrive at Barcelona . "You don't lose because of one play". They have been linked with Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho and Borussia Dortmund's Ousmane Dembele , both of whom might have been helpful as Barcelona struggled to break down Madrid at Camp Nou in the first leg.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott files appeal of six-game suspension
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott files appeal of six-game suspension

Ok then, I'm going to ruin your life. "They are not going to believe you". "You will see. If I was you, I wouldn't go out tonight". According to the Collective Bargaining Agreement, the appeal must be heard within 13 days of notice of suspension.

Sports Sharapova receives US Open wildcard for first post-ban Slam
Author: 0 Sharapova receives US Open wildcard for first post-ban Slam

The U.S. Open main draw begins on August 28. The world number 148 was forced to withdraw from the Rogers Cup and this week's Cincinnati Open as a precautionary measure before the final grand slam of the year. 18-year-old Canadian sensation Denis Shapovalov was not on the list.The USTA today announced that rising young Americans Taylor Fritz, Bjorn Fratangelo, Christopher Eubanks, 2017 NCAA singles champion Thai-Son Kwiatkowski, 2017 USTA Boys' 18s National Champion Patrick Kypson and US Open ...

Author: 0 Team India hoists tri-colour in Kandy to celebrate I- Day

The Board of Control for Cricket in Indian (BCCI) shared the emotional moment on social media. The image which provided is the screenshot of the official video by BCCI. The usual suspects are always there and thereabouts. Had Sri Lanka played well, India players would have to take to the field on Tuesday, which would then act as the fourth day of the final Test.

Sports Former West High star Ryan Mathews released by Philadelphia Eagles
Author: 0 Former West High star Ryan Mathews released by Philadelphia Eagles

Had he been on the roster, Mathews was set to count $5 million against the salary cap this season. He's still an excellent running back when not hurt or fumbling. Mathews started eight games last season for Philadelphia in 2016, rushing for 661 yards and eight touchdowns and also catching 13 passes for 115 yards and a touchdown.

Sports Justin Thomas to defend CIMB Classic title
Author: 0 Justin Thomas to defend CIMB Classic title

The "Green Mile", the tough closing stretch that gave so many players problems, should have made Thomas nervous. Thomas vaulted to the front with four birdies in a sizzling seven-hole stretch mid-round and held firm over the unsafe final three water-lined holes, known as the 'Green Mile'.

Sports Kristaps Porzingis emerges as primary target in Kyrie Irving trade search
Author: 0 Kristaps Porzingis emerges as primary target in Kyrie Irving trade search

As we well know, there is a certain team in the Eastern Conference who can fulfill those requirements. If the Cleveland Cavaliers don't offer him that, he'll find a team that will. It's easy to understand why Cleveland is high on Tatum, a 19-year-old with an offensive game that appears ready for the National Basketball Association spotlight.

Sports Jay Cutler Is A 'Go' For Dolphins Thursday Preseason Game
Author: 0 Jay Cutler Is A 'Go' For Dolphins Thursday Preseason Game

Word of Cutler's rapid progress should come as no surprise, as he's a veteran quarterback with experience in Gase's system. Getting him back in the groove physically was also a concern. "You can tell he's a natural quarterback and it's been really good to build our relationship, build that chemistry on the practice field". He has spent the last eight years with the Chicago Bears after playing his first three National Football League seasons with the Denver Broncos.

Sports Manchester city will offer for Sanchez 60 million pounds
Author: 0 Manchester city will offer for Sanchez 60 million pounds

Sanchez has been instrumental to Arsenal's fortunes ever since he joined them from Barcelona back in the summer of 2014. The Gunners kicked off the Premier League season in style by beating the Foxes in a thrilling clash at The Emirates.

Sports Ravichandran Ashwin: Worcestershire sign India spinner for Championship climax
Author: 0 Ravichandran Ashwin: Worcestershire sign India spinner for Championship climax

Ashwin, who is ranked third in the International Cricket Council's Test bowling rankings, will replace John Hastings as the Pears' overseas player for the final four games of the Specsavers Division Two campaign. So the veteran all-rounder could miss out on the upcoming ODI series against Australia scheduled to start on September 17 as he looks to acclimatise to the English conditions ahead of the Test series against England next year.

Sports Five game ban on Cristiano Ronaldo for pushing referee
Author: 0 Five game ban on Cristiano Ronaldo for pushing referee

Cristiano Ronaldo scored a wonderful solo goal, only to be sent off a minutes later after receiving two yellow cards in quick succession for his provocative celebration and for diving. Having played just seven minutes against United, Ronaldo could be in line for a starting berth alongside Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale in a reunion of the " BBC " attack.

Sports Chelsea and Atletico still £25m apart on Costa
Author: 0 Chelsea and Atletico still £25m apart on Costa

Costa is yet to return to Stamford Bridge from his summer break after being told my manager Antonio Conte he is no longer part of his plans at the London club. "If I was in the wrong, I'd go back now and do as they say". He continued, saying that he doesn't doubt Conte's ability as a manager, but rather as a communicator: "I respect him as a great coach".

Author: 0 Arsenal score two late goals to open season with victory over Leicester

The Catalan coach has ordered the bid as he looks to add more bite to his attack, having been especially critical of his side's profligacy in front of goal last season. Schmeichel's brilliant diving stop denied Lacazette a fourth but, from the corner that followed, Giroud headed home off the underside of the crossbar to seal a remarkable three points.

Sports Usain Bolt guides Jamaica through to his farewell final in 4x100m relay
Author: 0 Usain Bolt guides Jamaica through to his farewell final in 4x100m relay

In this article, we take a look at his most incredible records, that will take a superhuman effort to beat, and that too over a sustained period of time. Briton Farah, 34, will retire from the track this month to concentrate on marathons, while Jamaican legend Bolt's last event will be the 4x100m relay .

Sports Pakistan army chief hoists largest flag in Wagah Border
Author: 0 Pakistan army chief hoists largest flag in Wagah Border

Interestingly, Pak took this step seemingly as a reaction to India hoisting a flag at the height of 360 feet in March at a cost of Rs 3.5 crore. Reported to be the highest flag in south Asia and the 8th highest in the world, the flag is 400-feet high and 120 feet by 80 feet in size.

Sports I have no idea how pink ball will behave, admits Stuart Broad
Author: 0 I have no idea how pink ball will behave, admits Stuart Broad

Thursday's Test is the first of three against a young West Indies side missing some star names such as Chris Gayle, Darren Bravo, Darren Sammy and Marlon Samuels. But as a realist I'm not so sure they are going to compete against England". "But we want to go to Australia with a consistent team because if we get the consistency right we've got the flair to blow any team away".

Sports Giancarlo Stanton breaks Miami Marlins single-season home run record
Author: 0 Giancarlo Stanton breaks Miami Marlins single-season home run record

The major-league record for consecutive games with a home run is eight set by current Marlins manager Don Mattingly in 1987 with the Yankees and matched in 1993 by Ken Griffey, Jr. Few players in the league possess as much raw power as Stanton. This year is his first with at least 40 home runs. The record was previously held by Gary Sheffield , who hit 42 homers in 1996.

Sports Chad Bettis returns to Rockies after battle with testicular cancer
Author: 0 Chad Bettis returns to Rockies after battle with testicular cancer

Late past year, Bettis was diagnosed with testicular cancer. "I don't think I was really in tune with what was going on until about the 5th", Bettis said. The crowd at Coors Field gave Bettis a big cheer as he went out to pitch the first inning. After Mark Reynolds walked in the next at-bat, Carlos Gonzalez added his name to the box score as he drove in two more runs to put the Rockies up 3-0 heading into the top of the ninth.

Sports Seattle Seahawks QB Trevone Boykin stands out during first preseason game
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks QB Trevone Boykin stands out during first preseason game

Now in fairness, the National Football League preseason might be the biggest ripoff in sports, asking fans to pay huge ticket prices to watch their favorite star players stand on the sidelines wearing baseball caps. Beginning this season, the cannon will be set off by a notable figure. The smallest crowd the Chargers drew in Qualcomm Stadium last season was 52,165 for their home opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars .

Sports Manchester United 4 - 0 West Ham United: 5 things we learned
Author: 0 Manchester United 4 - 0 West Ham United: 5 things we learned

Manchester United supporters are right to be excited about their Premier League title prospects this season, according to Rene Meulensteen. Accelerating on Marcus Rashford's 33rd minute pass, Lukaku drilled a powerful strike in off the post to put United ahead in their Premier League opener at Old Trafford.