• Rose waits through a day of rain at BMW Championship
Rose waits through a day of rain at BMW Championship

In a few weeks' time, he'll be part of the European team contesting the Ryder Cup in Paris, but on Sunday he was playing a frustrating waiting game to play a round that would be of little effect. "I can play with anyone". Tiger Woods and Webb Simpson finished tied for sixth at 17-under. By qualifying for the Tour Championship for a third straig...

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  • MTV's Hot Takes :: Cleveland Browns With Best Start Since 2004
MTV's Hot Takes :: Cleveland Browns With Best Start Since 2004

They failed to win the game despite getting six takeaways by their opportunistic defense: three interceptions and three fumble recoveries. "Win or lose going to get the same questions from the fans, question from the media, they want to frame it every week the same way", said left tackle Alejandro Villanueva, who had trouble keeping Cleveland def...

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  • Packers' McCarthy noncommittal on Rodgers' status against Vikings
Packers' McCarthy noncommittal on Rodgers' status against Vikings

Packers fans in historic Lambeau Field were understandably shocked, anxious that Rodgers ― whom the team just resigned for a record $135 million ― was out with a season-ending injury. Trubisky ran it in for a 2-yard TD on the read-option keeper, giving the Bears the early lead. Kizer won the backup job in Green Bay after Brett Hundley was trade...

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  • Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears
Green Bay Packers vs. Chicago Bears

As if the Packers' home opener weren't off to a rough enough start before Rodgers' injury, the offense was booed off the field just two minutes into the second quarter after a third straight punt. Rodgers injured his knee midway through the second quarter after going down on a sack. They took their first drive right down the field and were up 20-...

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  • Nike Airs First Colin Kaepernick Commercial With an Incredibly Inspirational Message
Nike Airs First Colin Kaepernick Commercial With an Incredibly Inspirational Message

This ad comes after Larry Fink, the lead of BlackRock the largest money manager in the world, called for more companies to get more involved in social issues . There were no clear-cut protests as "The Star-Spangled Banner" played before the game with both teams on the field and the song broadcasted nationally.

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  • Eric Cantona not a fan of Jose Mourinho's Manchester United
Eric Cantona not a fan of Jose Mourinho's Manchester United

Anthony Martial has been tipped to leave Manchester United for their Premier League rivals. "Listen. I joke about Manchester City but they are playing great football", he added. United have endured a torrid few months with struggles on the pitch followed by a disappointing lack of business in the transfer window and this latest speculation ...

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  • Nadal sails into US Open semis
Nadal sails into US Open semis

I tried to stay in the match some way in the second set. "A 6-0 is a very unsafe result", he continued. "In some way when you give everything that you have, win or lose the personal satisfaction when you give everything and you play with the right attitude is the same".

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  • WTA chief backs Serena as row grows over US Open sexism
WTA chief backs Serena as row grows over US Open sexism

Her grandfather told Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun that her Japanese side of the family, who now reside in Hokkaido, gathered in front of the television to watch her play and that he received a call from her after the game. As Osaka said in a post-match interview, "When I step on the court, I feel like a different person, right". Serena Wi...

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  • Schauffele grabs halfway lead as Woods, McIlroy retreat at BMW
Schauffele grabs halfway lead as Woods, McIlroy retreat at BMW

McIlroy brilliantly regrouped after a "no frills" second day 69, to grab a ninth hole eagle and seven birdies in his score of 63. At the European Tour's Omega European Masters, Paul Dunne missed his seventh cut from 18 starts this year when he added a level-par 70 to his opening 71.

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  • Naomi Osaka beats Serena Williams to win US Open title
Naomi Osaka beats Serena Williams to win US Open title

Though her nerves on the tennis court don't show it, it was a reminder of just how youthful the 20-year-old Osaka is. "I know everyone was cheering for her and I'm sorry it had to end like this", said Osaka. I don't know. We don't even have time to. "This is going to sound really bad, but I was just thinking I really want to play Serena", Osa...

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  • Tom Brady on continuing WEEI interviews: 'I don't know, I think so'
Tom Brady on continuing WEEI interviews: 'I don't know, I think so'

Though he's already secured his place in the Hall of Fame and may possibly end his career as the most accomplished quarterback in league history, Brady reiterated this week in the final installment of his Facebook Watch series " Tom Vs Time " that he wants to play five more seasons.

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  • Serena Williams zooms into US Open final
Serena Williams zooms into US Open final

Open final match on Saturday! Osaka , almost three years younger than her opponent, had never been beyond the fourth round at a slam prior to this week but, bar a very close match against fellow 20-year-old Aryna Sabalenka, has steamrollered through the draw.

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  • Spain: Manager Luis Enrique Bans Board Games and PlayStation
Spain: Manager Luis Enrique Bans Board Games and PlayStation

Their talents are unique to them, there aren't many players like that, so I think the challenge for Luis Enrique is to create more of a collective - and make that collective play in a way that ensures they can cope without those big players.

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  • McIlroy & Woods slip back as Schauffele catches fire
McIlroy & Woods slip back as Schauffele catches fire

He opened with a 20-foot birdie putt at No. 10, shot 29 on the back nine, and then rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt on No. 1 to reach 7 under through 10 holes. "I've hit putts with it. Sometimes it works but it just feels very familiar to me". He still hit 14 of 18 greens, but just didn't give himself as many chances.

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  • Missouri college plans to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy
Missouri college plans to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy

But with Twitter getting literally lit up with video of people burning their Nike gear, "Just Do It"-mocking memes trending online, and Trump having a blast watching it all from afar, you start to wonder if this is what Nike had in mind".

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  • Barcelona 8, Huesca 2: Messi inspires at Camp Nou
Barcelona 8, Huesca 2: Messi inspires at Camp Nou

Despite Messi scoring 45 goals in 54 games for Barcelona last season, he didn't make the cut, with Cristiano Ronaldo , Luka Modric and Mohamed Salah all being selected. Messi has enjoyed a trophy-laden career at Camp Nou, where the five-time Ballon d'Or victor has claimed 33 titles - including four Champions League crowns.

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  • Lionel Messi finally breaks silence on Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus
Lionel Messi finally breaks silence on Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Juventus

Modric was last week unveiled as UEFA Player of the year , a ceremony which Ronaldo "boycotted" after getting hints that he had failed to land the award. Andrea Barzagli has said he has been astounded by Cristiano Ronaldo's hunger and desire and he expects the Portuguese forward to break his Serie A drought soon.

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  • Sergio Garcia’s Wildcard Pick For Ryder Cup Isn’t Going Down Well
Sergio Garcia’s Wildcard Pick For Ryder Cup Isn’t Going Down Well

Furyk also announced that David Duval , Zach Johnson and Matt Kuchar would join Davis Love III and Steve Stricker as USA vice-captains in Paris. 'I'm excited about the team this year, I'm excited to be part of the team. We have some incredible players, great leadership and a really special opportunity to do something that we haven't done i...

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  • Nick Foles named Eagles' Week 1 starter vs. Falcons
Nick Foles named Eagles' Week 1 starter vs. Falcons

The Eagles officially announced that Nick Foles would get the start for Thursday's season opener against the Atlanta Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field. "Trying to win a football game, you know?" Wentz was in the MVP hunt before tearing his ACL against the Rams. He also took six sacks, including one for a safety during a dismal outing in the ...

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  • Yankees acquire Andrew McCutchen from Giants
Yankees acquire Andrew McCutchen from Giants

The Yankees sent infielder Abiatal Avelino and right-hander Juan De Paula to San Francisco for McCutchen and cash considerations. Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that McCutchen is owed about $2 million for the rest of the campaign.

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  • Bears to acquire Raiders pass rusher Khalil Mack
Bears to acquire Raiders pass rusher Khalil Mack

The Bears last traded two first-round picks when they acquired quarterback Jay Cutler from Denver in 2009. On Saturday morning, many Chicago Bears fans woke up to the breaking news of a blockbuster trade that would make their team instant contenders in the NFC.

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  • I'm not bothered if Ozil plays - Cardiff boss Warnock
I'm not bothered if Ozil plays - Cardiff boss Warnock

Ozil returned to training on Tuesday and is expected to be in the squad to face Cardiff on Sunday, live on Sky Sports . "It's for that, he's OK". "Yes, this is true", he told reporters when asked about the drink ban on Friday. We're in the centre circle and I'm looking up to Arsene and I said: 'Look at the dugouts Arsene, they're miles away....

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  • Asian games: Iran claims gold in volleyball
Asian games: Iran claims gold in volleyball

This was the first time that South Korea and their archrivals Japan had gone head-to-head in the men's football final at the Asian Games . "I've got the gold medal around my neck but it really belongs to the Korean people", he said. Japan is fielding an Under-21 team that is expected to form the core of the Tokyo 2020 U-23 Olympic side, whi...

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  • Should Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho?
Should Manchester United sack Jose Mourinho?

The report adds that despite United's public backing of Mourinho , his position will come under scrutiny should United lose to Burnley at Turf Moor at the weekend - a result that would likely leave them nine points off the Premier League summit with just four games played.

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  • Pep refuses to judge Jose over comments
Pep refuses to judge Jose over comments

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola was asked on Friday whether he was surprised at the pressure Mourinho is now under, he said: "It's our job unfortunately". "A cup final they had a big dream to go to, a title they had a big dream to win, because they don't win many and of course". Before his team's trip to Burnley on Sunday (16:00 BST kic...

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