by | January 23, 2018 | 08:36

The Giants had already acquired third baseman Evan Longoria from the Rays and outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the Pirates this offseason. Nevertheless, the Giants chose to sign Jackson while Cain was still available. That would reset the Giants' payroll penalties and potentially allow the team to more flexibly spend on next offseason's rich free agent class. In lieu of Jackson, Evans might have opted to wait out the markets for Jarrod Dyson, Jon Jay, or even Cameron Maybin, but each ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:10

Amendola finished the game with seven catches for 84 yards and two touchdowns, both in the fourth quarter. Also at The Scoreboard amongst the football fans, are those who are bigger fans of the players themselves. The other three MI football alums that will be playing in the big game this season are Alan Branch, who is making his third trip with New England, David Harris, who is making his first, also with the Pats and Brandon Grahahm, who will play for Philadelphia.

by | January 23, 2018 | 08:05

Chicago's lead grew to six points with a minute remaining, but New Orleans closed the quarter strong and Davis' three-point play sent both teams into the final period tied at 81. From that point on, Cousins dominated the game with his scoring and rebounding prowess. On the other side, the Pelicans are 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games, are 0-4 against the number in their last four games versus a team with a winning percentage below.400 and are 0-4 at the betting window ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:57

After celebrating Sunday's win over the Vikings , Eagles fans are hoping to once again take to the street to celebrate in two weeks when Philadelphia plays the Patriots in the Super Bowl . "Hey, Tom Brady . Pretty boy Tom Brady ". Running back LeGarrette Blount: Never goes down on contact. "They have a terrific group of skill position players".

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:51

Last year's award was shared by Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning . Panthers linebacker and teammate Thomas Davis won the award in 2014. Just last year, Olsen was on stage with fellow Walter Payton Man of the Year finalists Eli Manning and Larry Fitzgerald, both were named recipients as the National Football League elected two winners for only the third time in history.

by | January 23, 2018 | 07:35

The New England Patriots held a 3-0 lead at the end of the first quarter in the AFC Championship game , but the Jacksonville Jaguars soon took a 7-3 lead with 14:15 left in the second quarter. "I never had anything like it", he said. Backup quarterback Nick Foles stepped in and led the Eagles to back-to-back wins in the playoffs. I didn't know that.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:49

Jose Mourinho has given his players two days off following the win over Burnley . Smalling and United are next in action on Friday night at Yeovil Town in the FA Cup fourth round. "Nothing new. Clearly everyone knows that we are there and especially when the Arsenal manager speaks so clearly like he did, there is no point in trying to hide or deny", the Portuguese said.

by | January 23, 2018 | 06:41

Arsene Wenger hints Alexis Sanchez's move to Man United is all but done, exclaiming, 'You can not drive up north and as well play football.' Arsenal had a field day with Crystal Palace , netting four goals in 22 minutes to secure a comfy win at the Emirates .

by | January 23, 2018 | 05:41

Murphy appears ready to rise to the challenge and will now aim to become a regular on the scoresheet for Rafael Benitez's side. "That sometimes happens against teams and I am really happy for the goals, but especially for the three points".

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:55

In addition to picking up their first Super Bowl championship, the franchise would have postseason victories over both Lombardi- and Belichick-coached teams. Trump hasn't picked a victor for the game, but given his friendship with Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady it's a safe bet you'll hear his name mentioned at least once during the game.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:46

Haley has been an offensive coordinator for eight seasons, with stints in Arizona (2007-2008) and Pittsburgh (2012-2017). Haley's contract was not renewed by the Steelers after a 45-42 playoff loss to the? But after conflicting with the Steelers' star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger , the Steelers determined to move on from Haley.

by | January 23, 2018 | 04:10

At the Etihad Stadium, Aguero headed the opening goal in the 34th minute, getting the slightest of touches to a cross from Kevin De Bruyne . Pep Guardiola must have been hoping for a reaction, not just to City's first domestic defeat of the season at Anfield last Sunday , but from Aguero in response to the news the burden of leading the line will continue to rest heavily on his shoulders.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:56

Berdych will face last year's victor Rodger Federer who sealed his place in a 14th Australian Open quarter-final with a 6-4, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 win against Hungary's Marton Fucsovics in just over two hours. In another milestone for the 26-year-old, Sandgren played - and won - his first ever fifth set. "In the last few weeks, I have played a lot of tennis".

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:47

Test captain Root, who has played in all five Ashes matches and the first three ODIs against Australia this month, will return to England before playing in the one-day global series against New Zealand in late February. England will face the Black Caps in Wellington on February 13 - but England's all-rounder is already booked up for that date, which he confirmed Tuesday morning via Twitter.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:44

He said: 'I am really happy to have signed this new deal. "As I've said previously, my intention has always been to stay here at City, where I've felt at home from day one". And their Director of Football Txiki Begiristain believes the Belgian has been vital in that run. De Bruyne joined City from Wolfsburg for £55m back in August 2015 and has gone on to make 122 appearances.

by | January 23, 2018 | 03:11

Surrounded by South Korean officials and guards, Hyon Song-wol enters Jangchung Arena in central Seoul on the second day of her delegation's two-day stay in South Korea on January 22, 2018. Bach said reaching this outcome "was not an easy journey" but that he was proud of what the representatives of the two Koreas, the IOC and the Pyeongchang 2018 Organizing Committee had achieved.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:59

Good evening and welcome to IB Times UK's live coverage of Swansea City vs Liverpool . Unable to maintain their energy and focus, Wolves grew into the match after half an hour, greatly helped by Kristoffer Nordfeldt's poor display in goal.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:48

Wright reported Monday, citing National Basketball Association sources . "There is no issue between the Spurs organization and Kawhi", Buford told ESPN. A tense relationship between a star player and coach is a risky path to cross, especially with the abundance of elite-level transactions over the past few years.

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:36

Liverpool manager has insisted he would never sell a player to a rival Premier League club amid 's imminent move from Arsenal to. Former England captain Alan Shearer said City could rue missing out on Sanchez. "He's gone to one of the biggest, if not the biggest club in the world in Manchester United ". It's a straight swap, no money involved. So while all the talk surrounding United has been about the expected arrival of Sanchez, an attacker, it is their diligent work at the other ...

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:32

In the end, Premium Racing is stepping up and putting her in its No. 7 Chevrolet, which has a charter and thus guarantees Danica a spot in the Daytona 500 field. The auto will be sponsored by GoDaddy, which announced last week that it would sponsor Patrick in both this year's Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500 .

by | January 23, 2018 | 02:34

Kyren Wilson and Mark Allen are each battling it out for a first Masters crown and the top prize of £200,000. But Allen soon pulled away into a 8-5 lead to establish control, before Wilson closed to 8-7 to set the nerves jangling. That break was the highest of the match at that point but Wilson quickly bettered it by three to take the next frame before Allen pegged him back by grinding out the next one.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:38

On Monday morning Wilks was closing in on a deal to become the next coach of the Arizona Cardinals, according to Kent Somers of the Arizona Republic . The Panthers defense has finished in the top 10 in defense five of the last six seasons, including four consecutive from 2012-15. This is the second straight year Carolina has lost its defensive coordinator.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:37

Chelsea have been linked with target men Andy Carroll , Fernando Llorente and Peter Crouch in recent weeks but Hazard sees no reason to change the team's current style of play. Hazard: 'It's easy to play together... but Antonio OK, you know?' "At the same time, when you have the possibility to have on the bench players like David Luiz, it was simple for me".

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:12

Surely, new Milwaukee general manager Jon Horst, who took over the position at age 34 from longtime GM John Hammond this past summer, will now be looking for a coach who is more confident in his or her ability to get through to a young Bucks squad that is expected to become a contender in the East.

by | January 23, 2018 | 01:01

The 29-year-old arrives at United on a four-and-a-half-year deal worth around £14m-a-year, while Mkhitaryan signed a long-term contract with the Gunners. Sanchez had been heavily courted by Manchester City , who were close to a £55 million deal with the forward last August before Arsenal ended negotiations.