Football

Zac Taylor still searching for first win as Bengals sink to 0-4 – Cincinnati Bengals Blog

PITTSBURGH -- The Cincinnati Bengals made a coaching change this offseason in hopes of finding a spark for a franchise without a playoff win in nearly three decades.What happened in Pittsburgh on Monday night shows the Bengals have a lot more problems to address. The Bengals were routed by the Steelers >27-3 in a loss that was historic on multiple levels.Under first-year coach Zac Taylor, 0-4 Cincinnati is off to
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Mason Rudolph helps lead Steelers to first win this season – Pittsburgh Steelers Blog

PITTSBURGH -- Powered by pop passes, the Wildcat formation and a rejuvenated ground game, the Pittsburgh Steelers got in the win column for the first time this season with a 27-3 victory against the Bengals on Monday night.More importantly, it charted a road map for the Steelers to succeed with quarterback Mason Rudolph in 2019.Primarily targeting his running backs, Rudolph thrived on short-yardage throws, completing 24 of 28 passes for
Soccer

Wafu accused of Ghana conflict of interest by Liberia coach

Robert Lartey has offered some tips to the West African Football Association after the Lone Stars’ opening defeat Liberia coach Robert Lartey has accused the West African Football Association of allowing a ‘conflict of interest’ involving Ghanaian coach Sellas Tetteh for the Lone Stars’ opening Wafu Cup of Nations defeat. Liberia were defeated 1-0 by Sierra Leone in their opener, a fixture which was postponed after 69 minutes on Tuesday
Soccer

Manchester United news: ‘He’s the problem child’ – Peter Schmeichel confused by Paul Pogba’s role

The former Red Devils goalkeeper hasn't been impressed by the Frenchman's output and believes the club need to clarify his position in the team Peter Schmeichel has criticised Paul Pogba's performance for Manchester United against Arsenal on Monday, labelling him the "problem child" of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side.  The Red Devils lacked a creative spark at Old Trafford in a 1-1 draw that saw the club make its worst ever start to
Soccer

Arsenal news: ‘Big future ahead of him’ – Fabregas heaps praise upon Guendouzi after Manchester United draw

Arsenal great Cesc Fabregas hailed the performance of Matteo Guendouzi against Manchester United in the club's 1-1 draw on Monday.  The French midfielder ended the match with the best passing accuracy of any player in the final third and showed a now trademark willingness to put his body on the line for the ball. The performance and attitude from Guendouzi left Fabregas, who was watching the match closely despite now playing for Monaco,
Baseball

Effectively Wild Episode 1437: The Playoff Preview Pod

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LeBron James responds to the signing of Fair Pay to Play Act

LeBron James' longtime friend and business partner, Maverick Carter, says the NBA star would have held off on entering the NBA draft right out of St. Vincent-St. Mary High School had there been measures in place like bill SB 206 intends to implement."I think if you got paid you would have went to play college basketball," Carter said on the latest episode of "The Shop," the lively barbershop-style discussion show
Basketball

Draymond Green confident Warriors can make NBA Finals for 6th straight season

SAN FRANCISCO -- Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green remains confident his team can still make its sixth straight trip to the NBA Finals this season despite the fact the team's roster underwent a major reconstruction over the summer. And on Monday, Green didn't hesitate when asked what the team's expectations should be this season."I am not sure what everyone's expectations are," Green told ESPN. "We haven't really had any
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Lille vs Chelsea: Can Victor Osimhen fire Les Dogues to glory this season?

Having made an intense start to life in France, sustaining his run will be vital to Christophe Galtier’s side’s chances of success Victor Osimhen’s blistering start to life at LOSC Lille took him into the club’s history books last Wednesday, when a goal in the Great Danes’ 2-0 win over Strasbourg, which took his tally for the season to six in seven appearances, made him the fastest Lille signing to