And while they could still face Bayern Munich or Real Madrid, their manager insists that, unlike in previous seasons, a tough draw on Monday will not prompt a bout of self-reproach. "I don't even know who we can get, but we can still have a hard draw, as I said last night", Wenger said after the win. Of the five potential opponents, only Juventus are now top of their domestic league.
Badgers coach Paul Chryst said his team will have to shake off the disappointment of losing to Penn State in the Big Ten championship and called Western Michigan's rise "one of the stories of the year". 8 in the CFP and in the AP poll, where they were behind three other Big Ten teams. The Badgers are playing in a bowl game for the 15th consecutive season, a streak that is No.
James Franklin is the head coach of the hottest team in college football, winning 9 straight games, including two victories over teams in the top ten, en route to winning the Big Ten Conference over second-ranked Ohio State and sixth-ranked MI.
The tackle was terrible and he absolutely deserved to be dismissed, and in turn he will now miss key games for his side after what was a really bad afternoon for Pep Guardiola as a whole with his side falling to a damaging 3-1 defeat and losing Aguero and Fernandinho to suspension.
Ryan threw for 297 yards and a touchdown, spearheading a fourth-quarter comeback from 11 points down that could have won them the game had Berry not come through with another big pick. He gave his mom the ball. Now I'm here to play a game. The Chiefs played one of the most thrilling games of the year last week in an overtime victory over the Denver Broncos.
The Legislative Analyst's Office said "the state will have a few hundred million dollars of taxpayer funds on the line" should problems arise and costs exceed revenues. Preliminary figures for Paris called for an infrastructure budget of $4.5 billion and operational costs of $4.8 billion, with 95 percent of the city's proposed venues either temporary or already in existence.
Selig and Schuerholz will be inducted into Cooperstown on July 30th. Similar to the Hall of Fame vote each year, the vote from this committee requires 75% for election (which is 12 votes in this case). He is somebody that I look up to each day, that I'm honoured to have as a mentor, and that is just such a special person. The 76-year-old later became president of the Braves and is now a vice chairman with the team, helping prepare for its move to SunTrust Park next season.
The Tom Brady led New England Patriots (-13, 44.5) host the Los Angeles Rams today in Foxborough. At first glance, here are three up and three down in the wake of Sunday's 26-10 win over the Rams. Los Angeles has not made plays all afternoon. Los Angeles were outgained 402-162 for the game and, in his third career start, rookie Jared Goff was picked off twice, completing 14 of 32 passes for 161 yards and a touchdown.
In my last Crunch Time column (Nov. 17, 2016), I wrote that mixed martial arts fighter Conor McGregor , who became the first athlete to simultaneously hold a championship in two weight divisions, (featherweight and lightweight) in the UFC , was seeking to own a stake in the organization.
Manchester United fell to a third consecutive draw in the Premier League after drawing 1-1 against Everton at Goodison Park on Sunday afternoon. 'Alexis STILL isn't world class!' United have now won only two of their last 11 top-flight matches and dropped seven points by conceding goals in the last 10 minutes of their games.
England's Jonny Bairstow celebrates the wicket of India's Murali Vijay on the fourth day of their third cricket test match in Mohali , India, Tuesday, Nov. Hameed put on 41 runs for the tenth wicket with Anderson (5), who was run-out by Jadeja (2-62) with a throw from the deep. "(He) showed great maturity to play with a tail like that.
Bolivia suspended airline LaMia's operating certificate on Thursday after it was found that the flight, carrying members of the Chapecoense soccer club, ran out of fuel before crashing. In the tape, the pilot had earlier asked for priority to land due to "fuel problems". He can be heard telling the control tower the plane was "in total failure, total electrical failure, without fuel".
All you have to do to watch the action right here on BTSport.com is bookmark this page, return from 3am and then follow the "Australia v New Zealand" link below. Martin Guptill is the No. 8-ranked ODI batsman in the world, boasts the second-highest score in ODI history (237*) and has struck 14 worldwide centuries across formats.
The Warriors and Rockets played what was by far the most entertaining game of the young National Basketball Association season Thursday - a no-brakes, end-to-end, 132-127 double-overtime shootout that had the intensity of a playoff game but a quarter of the pretense.
Juan Martin del Potro and co. started the final day's play 2-1 down to Croatia and knew they would have to win the last two single rubbers to prevent Croatia keeping the trophy in Zagreb . Del Potro was up against Marin Cilic in the day's first match. Two ground strokes, first a forehand long then a looping backhand, saw Del Potro break at the sixth attempt.
Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond was fined $15,000 by the National Basketball Association on Thursday for striking Charlotte Hornets center Roy Hibbert in the back of the head with an elbow. "'They made shots when they needed to make shots and they made them four quarters in a row". Said Harris: "It says a lot about our team, but most importantly about guys like Aron (Baynes ) and Jon (Leuer ) to fill in for that role and be productive and bring the energy that he had when he was ...
Indiana University is expected to fire football coach Kevin Wilson , IndyStar sources say. Wilson compiled a 26-47 record in his time in Bloomington. Following 2015, he signed a contract extension through 2021. Usually, Indiana firing its football coach would be shuffled away under the "who gives a fuck" category, but Wilson, unlike his predecessors, seemed to actually be improving the black hole of a program.
The vibe at the press conference in advance of his annual tournament ranged from dire to depressing as he watched from outside the ropes, as he feared he might not play again, noting that any more accomplishments in his career would be "gravy".
During and after Sunday's game, fans were white hot about the poor officiating in the game and feeling it's what cost the Jaguars potentially their third win of the season. When he was told that he most likely would get fined, Bortles paused for a second and considered what he had already said. "It's frustrating for us because we invest so much and keep coming up short".
Kyrie Irving added 20 points and six assists and Channing Frye went 4 for 6 from 3-pointers on his way to scoring 14 points for the Cavs , who made 21 shots from long-range. "I had a good rhythm, made my first couple of shots", Love said. Six Cavaliers made two or more three-pointers. PG - Kyrie Irving / SG - J.R Smith / SF - Lebron James / PF - Kevin Love / C - Tristan Thompson.
Griezmann has made secret of his desire to join Old Trafford - and link up with worldwide team-mate Paul Pogba. The 25-year-old ruled out the possibility of him joining Los Blancos and also stated the only leagues he was interested in playing in would be La Liga or the English Premier League.
Ireland's hopes of backing up the historic win over New Zealand a fortnight ago could rest on Saturday's match referee Jaco Peyper being less harsh on them than he was in the Six Nations defeat to France, says captain Rory Best. "I think it's about looking at our circle and yeah you maybe don't have a rake of players that are nominated for world player of the year or even European player of the year last year, but when you look around our circle, we have a lot of experience", he said.
And then, the decisions of the club are down to the chairman and the board and us - to me, in that case. Maybe next season, if we are in the Champions League, we need to make some changes. "It's a big disappointment but we need to keep our chins up because it's a big game on Saturday. I think it doesn't help us today and it won't help us in the future".
He said Strong has meant a lot to him and that seeing his coach go through this "really hurts me". Then, they will meet with Houston Cougars Coach Tom Herman to discuss the job opening, according to Brown. Mack didn't give Strong much to start with, recruiting was down, as well as morale. MISSING MALIK: Texas middle linebacker Malik Jefferson missed most of the last two games with a head injury.
This becomes Spieth's second Emirates Australian Open title after he won in 2014 at The Australian Golf Club. Former world number one Adam Scott was also looking for a second title but, after starting the day four shots off the pace, double-bogeyed the 11th then dropped another shot at the 12th to finish with a 73 and a share of 14th on six-under.
Although forward Lucas Perez is similarly expected to be unavailable for Sunday's clash at the Emirates, Wenger suggested that the Spaniard could feature in next week's Champions League dead-rubber at FC Basel. Granit Xhaka has very much been eased into life at Arsenal and as such, the Switzerland worldwide has been unable to become deputy to Cazorla. "I think he is developing well".
I thought that Luis is brilliant at provoking defenders around the box. The referee didn't give us much during the game, but that's how it goes sometimes. Bayern Munich crashed to a shock 3-2 defeat in Rostov and could face a daunting draw in the next round after Atletico Madrid's 2-0 victory over PSV Eindhoven guaranteed Diego Simeone's men first place in Group D.
Staff listen as President Barack Obama speaks about the election results, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, in the Rose Garden at the White House. The meeting was supposed to last 10 minutes. Vice president-elect Mike Pence was also meeting with House Speaker Paul Ryan while in Washington . "We really, we discussed a lot of different situations, some wonderful and some difficulties", said Trump.
Branch was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals in 2007 and also played for the Seattle Seahawks and Buffalo Bills before coming to the Patriots in 2014. It's potentially a big loss for a Patriots defense that has struggled at times this season, giving up just 18.0 points per game (third in the NFL) but 355.2 yards per game (17th).