Tiger Woods shot a one-under 71 in the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open on Friday to finish one stroke above the projected cut line at Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, California. "The winds are up from what they were and we got to the point on 13 where we could not get a ball to stay at rest on the green". Unless you're at a major championship, we don't see crowds like this.
Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart is set to miss two weeks after hurting his hand swiping at a picture frame . Smart received stitches that afternoon, returned to Boston the next day and was examined by doctors at New England Baptist Hospital.
So, who stood out during practice this week? He can be seen throwing check downs with the same velocity that he would throw with down the seam, which could get him into trouble. With players like Aaron Donald and Calais Campbell revolutionizing what role the defensive tackle (at any size) can play in modern, hybrid defenses, a player like Phillips could be a game-changer.
The jersey of New England quarterback Tom Brady was stolen after the Patriots' comeback victory. "Straight enemies", Blount emphasized to reporters Thursday. "They've obviously got a great system, great offense, probably the best quarterback of all time, a great tight end, speedy receivers". They weren't awful, but it didn't look like they would be making a Super Bowl run anytime soon.
Miocic is now recognized as the longest-reigning heavyweight king in UFC history, having defended the belt a company-record three times. Miocic and Cormier both just fought at UFC 220 in Boston this past weekend, with both competitors successfully defending their heavyweight and light-heavyweight titles respectively.
Chung had a breakout tournament, going further in a grand slam than ever before as he became the first Korean - male or female - to make the final four of a major. "I think the Djokovic style is the blueprint that Chung has followed and he is reminiscent of Novak at his best". The Swiss won that match comfortably in straight sets, with the Croatian struggling with injury, though the 2014 US Open champion has played well this tournament and will likely fancy his chances in the final.
Strycova saved one match point with an audacious serve-volley and a second with an overhead smash before the 20th seed surrendered by clubbing a backhand over the baseline. Wozniacki looked to have the upper hand in the third set when she broke for 2-0 and 3-1 but again she looked nervy when in front and back came Halep to draw level and then move a break in front.
North and South Korea remain technically at war after their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce rather than a peace treaty. "Any option that is to be taken on the Korean Peninsula, can not be implemented without us going along". Murray has said the North Koreans' hard-hitting style would be well suited to her fourth line, a group of players who are typically asked to provide strong physical play in short bursts while giving their teammates with greater scoring responsibilities a chance to rest.
Federer knows the feeling. Federer started to sense something was wrong with Chung by the movement of his rival, and he was utterly dominant until that point. The rest, we'll see - I don't want to put too much pressure on him. Chung, serving to stay in the set before the half-hour was up, saved deuce five times and four break points before Federer whipped a measured forehand across his unattended deuce side box.
There has also been speculation that Chelsea have shifted their focus towards the Frenchman as an alternative to Edin Dzeko , but Wenger stressed that Giroud has not asked to leave Arsenal . Kurzawa has had to battle with Yuri Berchiche for the left-back position at PSG this season and his place at the Parc des Princes is far from assured with Unai Emery's willing to offload their less important stars in order to comply with Financial Fair Play requirements.
During the live stream, in which McMahon took questions from journalists via conference call, Vince outlined a vision for the new football league that left those watching with more queries than answers. Once NBC pulled the rug from under the XFL, it was dead in the water. The XFL's original ethos leaned heavily on offering an alternative to the persistently under-fire National Football League, an organisation once more facing opprobrium from all sides for any number of reasons.
It may seem a dilemma to some, but the answer should be clear. So I've got no friends . We'll find out February 4 if the experience of those seven helps the Eagles win their first Super Bowl. If it's the Eagles , you aren't exactly quick to relive bad memories of DeSean Jackson , Donovan McNabb , and all the Eagles of yesteryear. Foles played brilliantly, passing for 352 yards and three touchdowns against the NFL's best defense, a welcoming sight to Eagles fans who have anxious ...
The decision comes as a surprise after Wood happily looked forward to next season a day after the Bills' season ended with a 10-3 loss to Jacksonville in the AFC wild card playoff on January 7. A longtime team captain, he signed a two-year, $16 million contract extension with Buffalo before the 2017 season, the first in which Wood ever advanced to the playoffs.
The 25-year-old has made seven substitute appearances since that Merseyside derby, including a 17- minute cameo in Monday's Premier League defeat by Swansea City. 'Very hard time for Danny with the injury on my first day, since then it has been ups and downs. He's physically completely there, I can't remember the last session he wasn't properly involved.
Jemele Hill will no longer anchor ESPN's SportsCenter during the week. Jemele Hill's rollercoaster of a ride at ESPN took another twist on Friday, with Sports Illustrated's Richard Deitsch reporting she will be leaving her position as the co-anchor of the 6:00 p.m.
Amid continuous ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the International Border (IB) and the Line of Control (LoC), the Border Security Force (BSF) refused to exchange candies and greetings with Pak Rangers on the occasion of the 69th Republic Day .
Working in his favor is that the Patriots don't take on the Eagles until February 4, so Gronkowski does have a decent amount of time in the meantime in order to gain medical clearance to play in the big game. According to ESPN's Stats & Information, Gronkowski now has been listed on the injury report 50 times over his career, but this is the first time with a concussion.
Haley is headed to the Cleveland Browns to be their new offensive coordinator, and the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback had only nice things to say about his offensive coordinator of six seasons. The coach was originally brought in from Memphis to work with the wide receivers in 2007, but was moved to quarterbacks coach after a few years. "I am so excited to be joining an historic franchise such as the Browns that has demonstrated a willingness and desire to compete for championships", ...
It's quite interesting to think of Goff when Mayfield's name pops up. That's the advantage of coaching this game, to have that insight on players that you can coach them to get better. Reminded that the Heisman Trophy victor was arrested last summer for public intoxication, disorderly conduct and fleeing and resisting arrest, Dorsey defended him.
The Gunners agreed a deal with Manchester United to allow contract rebel Alexis Sanchez to move in the opposite direction as the Armenian all-time worldwide goalscorer, and both teams are upbeat about their new arrivals. Jose Mourinho says Manchester United's January transfer business is finished after the arrival of Alexis Sanchez and has told supporters not to expect big changes in the summer.
There's no point of Ronaldo coming to Man United anymore. Sanchez, 29, could now make his debut in Somerset on Friday in the fourth round of the FA Cup against League Two Yeovil after Mourinho confirmed he would be part of his squad. "That's why when I said a few months ago that it would be impossible to end my career in Manchester United, what I was trying to say was that in modern football what is nearly impossible [is] to stay 10 or 15 years".
When they got into the vehicle, their argument escalated, so Mayweather Sr. yelled for Robbinson-Byrd to get out of his auto. Las Vegas police said Floyd Mayweather Sr . And his lawyer appeared before a Las Vegas judge this week to plead not guilty on his behalf, TMZ reports. He turned himself in Tuesday and entered his plea Thursday.
It's the first time Durant has ever logged double-digit assists in back-to-back games. The Warriors bounced back from Saturday's eight-point defeat at Houston to improve to 10-0 following a loss this season. Knicks: F Kristaps Porzingis was held out with left knee irritation. Instead of extending its lead, Golden State watched as Jamal Crawford went on a scoring binge to keep Minnesota within striking distance.
Santana, Moyer and Damon didn't garner enough support to stay on the ballot going forward, joining 11 other newcomers in not reaching the 5-percent level. But it was a crushing loss for fans who became optimistic after seeing him make significant gains in ballot tracking. Halladay will likely have plenty of support after winning two Cy Young Awards and finishing his career with 67 complete games - a number that already feels staggering.
Growth isn't very attractive to investors if companies are sacrificing profitability and shareholder returns to achieve that growth. Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. They expect $0.75 EPS, down 6.25% or $0.05 from last year's $0.8 per share. Separately, the company lowered its forecast for normalized earnings per share for 2017 to a range of $2.72 to $2.76, down from $2.80 to $2.85 previously.