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Bridgewater, Vikings beat Chargers 23-10 in stadium opener

Instead, Bridgewater completed three straight passes - a 19-yard strike to Johnson, a 22-yard sideline pass to Stefon Diggs and a 27-yard seed over the middle to Kyle Rudolph for a touchdown, showing the Vikings can do a lot of damage in a small window of time.

Tottenham Midfielder Joins Hull For £12m

The fee is officially undisclosed but Sky Sports News HQ understand it is £13m, which beats the previous record of £10m which they paid for striker Abel Hernandez. It was pretty straightforward and I was excited. Mason arrives at the KCOM Stadium having enjoyed a couple of big years with Spurs. It felt like the right time for me to move on after many good years at Tottenham.

Tim Tebow Footage From MLB Workout... Hustlin'!!

Tebow, the 29-year-old former Eagles quarterback, hit.494 with four homers and 30 RBIs as a junior at Nease High School in Ponte Vedra, Florida before deciding to pursue football instead. One of his hits reportedly went over the stadium scoreboard and was estimated to travel 400 feet. "I thought he was OK". Scouts on hand said the major league average is 6.8 seconds.

Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero charged with violent conduct by FA

The Argentina global has until 6pm tomorrow to appeal the charge but if found guilty he could be slapped with a three-match ban. The Argentina worldwide is now facing a suspension that would rule him out of the upcoming derby against Manchester United on September 10.

Three Rainbow Warriors suspended for season opener

New Cal quarterback Davis Webb did just that before so much as throwing a pass in the season's first game. California Golden Bears have beaten Hawaii Rainbow Warriors 51-31 at Sydney's Olympic stadium in the first American college football match on Australian soil in nearly 30 years.

More than 300 reindeer killed by lightning in Norway

The 323 reindeer were killed by lightning Friday, the agency said , in a rare natural massacre that counts as the deadliest lightning strike on record. Knutsen said reindeer tend to stay very close to each other in bad weather. The reserve made a decision to "let nature take its course", according to a U.S.

German side RB Leipzig win race for Oliver Burke

RB Leipzig sporting director Ralf Rangnick said: "Oliver Burke is an outstanding talent at only 19 years-old and has an terrible lot of potential, he is also an worldwide for the Scotland senior team". Two-time Scotland global Burke, who made his Forest debut aged 17, is an offensive-minded winger, used predominantly on the right. James McFadden believes Oliver Burke's big-money move to the Bundesliga could boost Scotland's hopes of reaching the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.

Arsene Wenger confirms Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez have passed medicals

Meanwhile, the Gunners are all set to complete deals for Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez, with the Gunners boss confirming that both have had their medicals and an announcement is due pending some paperwork. "He's a great player, we have a lot of players in this position, great players like Coquelin, Elneny, Jack Wilshere". And against a side that play as good a football as Arsenal , the defensive frailties of the system were found out.

Magnussen taken to hospital for checks after crash at Belgian GP

Renault driver Kevin Magnussen was taken to hospital for precautionary checks after suffering a cut to his left ankle in a high-speed crash at the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix on Sunday, his team said. Magnussen's crash was spectacular and led to the race being halted for 20 minutes as repairs were done to the crash barrier that his auto flew into.

Reflecting on Team USA Experience

Duke and United States National Team head coach Mike Krzyzewski became the first head coach to lead the U.S. Men's Olympic Team to three gold medals on Sunday when the US routed Serbia, 96-66, to cap its run at the Rio Olympics. Back at home in the states, Durant says that he felt he had been cast as a villain in backlash from his free agent decision. In Sunday's gold medal game, Serbia actually led for most of the first quarter, indicative of the U.S.'s struggles throughout the tournament.

Manchester United manager Mourinho hints at Rashford derby plans

But as for the spending audit, Manchester United has spent £89 million this summer for Paul Pogba among other players, while Hull has spent nothing, getting only a single free signing. They played against Bournemouth on their opening match day and won the game by 1-3. "We might not be consistent". We need as many as we possibly can get.

Blue Jays rally past Twins, 8-7

Plouffe gave the Twins an early 1-0 lead in the first inning with a two-out solo shot but Smoak's three run homer in the second put the Blue Jays on the board. "He's got to learn to continue to trust that he has to change speeds a little bit more", Molitor said. Seven of Martin's 15 home runs have come in his past 11 games.

Miranda struggles as Mariners fall to White Sox 9-3

Todd Frazier's seventh inning home run kept the White Sox from being shut out. Chicago's Jose Quintana (10-9), holder of the AL's third-best ERA at 2.84, faces fellow LHP Ariel Miranda (1-0, 5.49) on Saturday night. Left fielder Melky Cabrera, back after missing two games with an illness, added a first-inning sacrifice fly and threw out Robinson Cano trying to stretch a single to help squash Seattle's best rally off Quintana.

Granderson ends Samardzija's no-hitter, then Cespedes homers

They are 70-70 with a.668 OPS when Cespedes has not started since the start of last season. Hopefully, this is the start of what we've been looking to do. But he got back on track in dramatic fashion. Giants left-hander Matt Moore had far better stuff but nowhere near the same command, long reliever Jake Peavy inherited a one-run deficit in the sixth and left a blast crater, and the Giants (68-55) steered themselves into it while failing to carry over the momentum from victories in the first ...

Ubisoft delays The Division DLC to work on improving base game

The new schedule is as follows; Update 1.4 is set to be released sometime in October while the first of two planned DLC's in Survival and Last Stand will be released later this year and early 2017. The Division's first expansion, Underground , debuted on Xbox One and PC in June, before hitting PS4 earlier this month. Update 1.4 will focus on improving "the core gameplay experience", the dev team said in a blog post.

Ryan Lochte: American Swimmer In Trouble Again After Rio Olympics Controversy

The Associated Press is additionally reporting that Lochte would be informed of the charge in the United States, giving him the chance to decide whether he's going to form a defense in Brazil or not. Lochte is a great athlete, no doubt, but he made all the wrong headlines at the Rio Olympis by telling a made up story about getting robbed at gunpoint to cover up the fact that he and some fellow USA swimmers had roughed up a Rio gas station.

Parents love Texas teacher's no-homework policy

Teacher Brandy Young said in her letter that research has been unable to prove that homework improves student performance. Not surprisingly, Young's letter has gone viral all over the world and the reaction from parents and students all over the world has been pretty much the same as a kid opening presents on Christmas Day.

LAFC Break Ground on Banc of California Stadium

During the groundbreaking ceremony, attended by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti, Los Angeles 2024 vice-chair and former National Basketball Association star Magic Johnson and actor and comedian Will Ferrell, Banc of California was confirmed as the title sponsor of the stadium.

Joe Hart: Keeper furious with Man City boss Pep Guardiola

The Spanish champions said on Saturday they had reached a "preliminary agreement with City" for the sale of the Chile captain. "I can not deny what everyone knows", Guardiola said when asked about the potential Bravo move. Hart who has made 266 appearances for the club has been linked with a move to Everton although his huge wages might be a problem. It has been reported on Tuesday morning that Hart is happy to stay at City beyond the close of the transfer window next week, even if he is ...

San Diego Chargers pull offer for Joey Bosa

On Tuesday, ESPN's Eric D. Williams reported that the Chargers are preparing for week one without Bosa. The team said today that Bosa's holdout has gone on to the point where even if he signed today, he would not play all 16 games due to a lack of "adequate time on the practice field, in the classroom, and in preseason games".

Toure left out of City squad for Champions League playoff

Guardiola said: "I saw enough games about Steaua". Pep Guardiola's success at Manchester City will be judged by him winning City's only remaining title- the UEFA Champions League and anything less will be deemed a failure. They kept the ball well and moved it quickly. Despite the Belgian's struggles last season, the Reds will no doubt want to recoup as much as they can for the striker.

West Ham 1-0 AFC Bournemouth

West Ham sensed their chance and started to push forward more, eventually getting their reward when Gokhan Tore, who made space by dribbling past his Bournemouth marker, picked out Michail Antonio at the far post, the winger making no mistake to head into the back of the net.

Simone Biles serves as U.S.' Closing Ceremony flag bearer

Sixteen-year-old Laurie Hernandez, the youngest member of the women's gymnastics squad, won gold with her teammates and added an individual silver in the beam. Bolt and Neymar were also two of the most mentioned athletes of the games (No. 2 and 3, respectively), but they couldn't take the throne from the most mentioned athlete, USA swimmer Michael Phelps.

Rio Olympics: Michael Phelps Secures Unprecedented 22nd Individual Gold Medal

In an interview with NBC leading up to Thursday tonight's climatic 200m IM, an event the two have gone head-to-head in since 2004, Lochte mused on his legacy with one of the most Lochte-esque quotes ever. "The 200 back is an event I really have to dig deep for, so this one means a little bit more to me". The Olympics came to an end for another us backstroke champion.

Daughter-in-law of Fargo family wins gold in Rio

In Rio, she gave her all on the hilly 40km bike course and defeated Spirig-Hug in the final discipline to win America's first gold in the sport since it was introduced to the Games in 2000. A personal best, 2:37:12 in the 2014 European Championships in Zurich, ranked her No. 2 among all Swiss women for the year, No. 333 in the world, and was almost eight minutes faster than the Olympic marathon qualifying time.

Patriots' Dion Lewis needs another knee surgery

Vollmer, meanwhile, had been on the physically unable to perform list with an undisclosed injury. It's a blow to the Patriots offense, because Lewis was a key part of it last season when he was healthy, as a risky weapon out of the backfield in the passing game.

Taekwondo grudge match in Rio off after surprising loss

Oh Hyeri, the 2015 World Champion in middleweight (67-73kg), had a 3-point deducted in the first round, but she landed three head kicks in a row to turn the game with a 10-4 lead in the second round. 'I was so close to being Olympic champion. This is what I have learned in training and it worked. Reflecting om his performance the fifth seed from London borough of Walthamstow said: "I'm very happy and proud to be here, a second time Olympian, second time Olympic medallist - a bronze, then ...

Sergio Rodriguez's Free Throws Clinch Bronze For Spain

Boomer's coach Andrej Lemanis fought back tears as he told reporters "It's frustrating when their last four points came from the foul line from what you'd suggest would be relatively soft calls". Boomers star Andrew Bogut has hit out at the referees after Australia was cruelled in the final seconds of its bronze-medal match against Spain. "But we've still got a medal to get and we haven't done that before so to drop our bundle now wouldn't be like this team".

Cheruiyot captures gold in 5000m

Kenyan Hellen Onsando Obiri clocked a personal best of 14:29.77 to take silver , with Ayana finishing on bronze . The 2014 World Indoor silver medallist paid back Cheruiyot after the new Olympics champion came to her aid during the Kenyan Trials on July 1 in Eldoret when she paced her to Rio having clinched the 10000m ticket.

South Africa vulnerable against improving Kiwis

The Proteas have spoken about being more positive and throwing the first punch more often, but captain Faf du Plessis was obdurate to the extreme, scoring 23 off 84 balls, his two-hour stay being ended by a spectacular catch in the gully by Kane Williamson, who dived and stuck out a hand to give Wagner his second wicket.