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Sport Eagles draft TE Dallas Goedert in second round
Author: 0 Eagles draft TE Dallas Goedert in second round

The Birds entered the day with the 52nd selection , but they traded that pick and the No. 169 overall selection (fifth round) to the Colts to move up and take Goedert in the second round. His ball focus and ability to make the spectacular catch will make him the darling of fans and media throughout the draft process, but, he still has work to do.

Sport Family of Liverpool attack victim release statement
Author: 0 Family of Liverpool attack victim release statement

Two men - aged 25 and 26 - have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after attacking the 53-year-old man, who had travelled from Ireland for the match. Members of his family have flown to Liverpoll to maintain a vigil at his bedside in the Walton Neurological Centre . I never understood people who don't understand that.

Sport Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield selected first overall in 2018 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield selected first overall in 2018 NFL Draft

The Browns , who haven't had a top-flight quarterback since returning to the league in 1999, were sold on his leadership skills and creativity inside the pocket and outside. And although he may be Cleveland's quarterback of the future, the present belongs to Tyrod Taylor , who was acquired during the offseason in a trade from Buffalo .

Sport Chelsea boss Antonio Conte impressed with Swansea City form
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte impressed with Swansea City form

Conte has experimented with a new formation in the past two games and the 3-5-2 system has proved successful - with the Blues starting with it against Burnley and utilising it in the second half against the Saints at Wembley. "We never talked about it - and it has happened to other teams there". Speaking after the win over Southampton , Conte made the rather unconvincing claim that he had cleared the air with Mourinho.

Sport Mauricio Pochettino not anxious about Chelsea catching Tottenham
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino not anxious about Chelsea catching Tottenham

The Argentine played down comments he made following the FA Cup defeat by Jose Mourinho's United where he suggested that the project at Tottenham would continue "with him or another". "What I wanted to explain after a very frustrating afternoon when we were all excited to play the semi-final and go to the final, that the project can not change because in what the club believes, everyone believes that we are building a different thing".

Sport Cowboys' Jason Witten retiring from the National Football League after 15 seasons
Author: 0 Cowboys' Jason Witten retiring from the National Football League after 15 seasons

Witten turns 36 early next month. Longtime Dallas Cowboys star Jason Witten has reportedly chose to retire after 15 years in the NFL. His former teammate, Romo, retired at the end of 2016 to become the lead football analyst on CBS. If Witten does retire, he would end his career in fourth place on the all-time receptions list with 1,152, trailing only Jerry Rice, Tony Gonzalez and Larry Fitzgerald .

Sport Egyptian President Sisi congratulates Mo Salah for winning PFA best-player award
Author: 0 Egyptian President Sisi congratulates Mo Salah for winning PFA best-player award

Salah quickly became Egypt's star man whilst playing under the former Swansea City boss, scoring 14 goals in the 22 games he played under Bradley, who compared the attacker with Bulgarian legend Stoichkov. He may not have been in the starting line-up for this league game at Stoke City, but Salah was in hot form, having scored ten goals in the top flight for the season.

Sport Patriots Take Another Dawg At 31, Snag RB Michel
Author: 0 Patriots Take Another Dawg At 31, Snag RB Michel

Day 1 of the National Football League draft certainly was a night for quarterbacks, as four signal callers were taken off the board in the first 10 picks. He would seem to be undersized as a tackle at the National Football League level, though he could be an option to replace left tackle Nate Solder , who signed with the New York Giants .

Sport Welcome to the 83rd NFL Draft
Author: 0 Welcome to the 83rd NFL Draft

The Ravens wised up after passing on Jackson with the 25th pick , and realized they had a franchise-changing quarterback still on the board. The Ravens head into the 2018 draft in what is, for them, an unusual position: For the first time in a decade, they have to consider the possibility of picking their quarterback of the future.

Sport US Winter Olympics stars set to miss White House visit
Author: 0 US Winter Olympics stars set to miss White House visit

Rippon and Kenworthy, a bronze-medal figure skater and silver-metal freestyle skier, respectively, both tweeted about their decisions to boycott the visit, citing the Trump Administration's treatment of the LGBTQ community. "It's important for me to align myself with those people who have the same ideals that I have". Among those 2018 Winter Olympic athletes choosing not to attend are skier Lindsey Vonn , gold medal snowboarder Chloe Kim , snowboarder Arielle Gold and freeskiers Gus ...

Sport Winners and losers from dramatic 1st round of 2018 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Winners and losers from dramatic 1st round of 2018 NFL Draft

The Browns , who limped to a 0-16 mark a year ago and are 1-31 in the last two seasons, haven't fared well when selecting a quarterback with their first-round pick . 1 by the Browns since Tim Couch in 1999, the first pick of the expansion era. "I'm a pretty confident guy and I'm really comfortable in my own skin, so I'm going to go in there, do my thing and do what the coaches ask me to do - and do that at the highest level".

Sport Emery to leave PSG at the end of the season
Author: 0 Emery to leave PSG at the end of the season

PSG went on to win to win the Coupe de la Ligue before clinching its fifth league title in six seasons with a 7-1 win over Monaco on April 15. "I've told the players", Emery said at a press conference on Friday ahead of the league match against Guingamp on Sunday.

Author: 0 De Gea closes in on Premier League 'Golden Glove'

Jose Mourinho said many of his antics should be seen in the context of trying to challenge Arsenal's position as England's leading team. Cape Town - Jose Mourinho claims he took the Manchester United job knowing fully well that success would take time , but feels his record at the club is "not bad".

Sport Giant robot transforms into vehicle
Author: 0 Giant robot transforms into vehicle

This is not a joke. Japanese company Brave Robotics unveiled a " Transformers "-like robot that can transform from a 12-foot tall humanoid into a two-person auto". BRAVE ROBOTICS designed and developed the hardware, including the unique transforming mechanism, and Asratec's robot control system "V-Sido" performs the robot motions such as the transformation, bipedal walking, wheel driving and more.

Sport Sharks vs. Golden Knights, Game 1 on Thursday
Author: 0 Sharks vs. Golden Knights, Game 1 on Thursday

The Knights meanwhile continue to defy the odds and not only won their first round series with the Kings, they didn't drop a single game and looked like a seasoned group of veterans in the process as they have used their status as castoffs to their benefit all season long.

Sport Liverpool, Arsenal target Meyer 'definitely' leaving Schalke
Author: 0 Liverpool, Arsenal target Meyer 'definitely' leaving Schalke

Schalke 04 have confirmed that Milan, Juventus and Roma target Max Meyer will leave on a free transfer this summer. Meyer has featured in 28 matches for Schalke this season, reinventing himself as the deepest-lying midfielder in Domenico Tedesco's second-placed side, despite developing his reputation as a more advanced, creative midfielder.

Sport Arsene Wenger left with 'bitter taste' after late Atletico equaliser
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger left with 'bitter taste' after late Atletico equaliser

Manager Diego Simeone was sent off minutes later after losing his rag on the touchline. However, it was not his red card that will be discussed the most, with respect to big calls from the referee in this particular game. Full-back Hector Bellerin put in one of his best performances of the season in the first leg, but the Spain worldwide concedes Atletico will be expecting to progress from here.

Sport Current thinking on Giants: Barkley or Chubb
Author: 0 Current thinking on Giants: Barkley or Chubb

Shortly after, he left for Arlington, Tex., where he was picked by the New York Giants just a pair of selections in to the 2018 NFL Draft . But instead of selecting Manning's heir apparent, the Giants went the win-now route. And Fournette finished No. 8 as a rookie past year. He had at least 1,800 total yards and 21 touchdowns in each of the past two seasons. He will immediately become one of the league's top-paid running backs, and his draft slot guarantees him the most money of ...

Sport 49ers go for offense, grab OT Mike McGlinchey from Notre Dame
Author: 0 49ers go for offense, grab OT Mike McGlinchey from Notre Dame

A two-time captain at Notre Dame, McGlinchey was selected as a AP Second Team All-American following the 2016 season, but he was even better in 2017, earning consensus All-American honors. Right tackle Trent Brown graded out well last season as a pass blocker and was the No. 21 overall tackle. Despite being considered as the best offensive tackle on most team's draft board, was it a reach for the San Francisco 49ers to take Mike McGlinchey when they did? The 49ers have bolstered their ...

Sport Top Prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. Recalled from Triple-A by Braves
Author: 0 Top Prospect Ronald Acuna Jr. Recalled from Triple-A by Braves

Reds: 3B Eugenio Suarez is 1 for 5 with a double and two walks in the first two games of his rehab assignment with Triple-A Louisville. He led off the second inning Thursday with a home run five rows deep into the left-field upper deck against Homer Bailey , singled in the sixth and hit a tiebreaking double off Wandy Peralta (1-1) in the eighth.

Sport Seattle Seahawks' 2018 draft: Analysis for every selection
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks' 2018 draft: Analysis for every selection

Penny was expected to be the second or third round pick but, in a surprising move, Seattle selected him as the 27th overall pick. That said, Penny has the production you'd like to see from a first-round pick and then some. Penny needs work in the passing game - his blocking was inconsistent on college tape, and he never caught more than 19 passes in a season - but Penny offers workhorse potential as a faster version of Carlos Hyde.

Sport Two Italians charged with assault on Liverpool fan
Author: 0 Two Italians charged with assault on Liverpool fan

Thomas Byrne, an Irish MP, said: "I sincerely hope and pray that Sean Cox, a most decent man of the Dunboyne community, makes a full recovery". "We had an excellent start but then we lost our heads and the ability to stay in the game and so we got ourselves into difficulty", he told reporters.

Sport After drafting Darnold, Jets have to wait a while on Day 2
Author: 0 After drafting Darnold, Jets have to wait a while on Day 2

But after Cleveland kicked off the draft by taking Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and the Giants selected Penn State running back Saquon Barkley , the Jets honed in on Darnold, who met with them and had a private workout late in the pre-draft process.

Sport Patriots surprise with running back pick in first round
Author: 0 Patriots surprise with running back pick in first round

The highest pick New England has is No. 23, so it may have to trade up to get Jackson. Mike Gillislee and James White remain on the roster, and we know coach Bill Belichick isn't afraid to use multiple backs. Usually it's by stockpiling late-round picks by trading down. Said Fitzpatrick on a conference call: "My dream wasn't just to make it to the National Football League but to be a great player in the NFL ".

Sport Instant analysis of Eagles' draft-day trade with Ravens
Author: 0 Instant analysis of Eagles' draft-day trade with Ravens

General manager John Dorsey's phone could be active overnight before the Browns are back on the clock Friday night with the first of their three second-round picks. Flacco, who turned 33 in January, is coming off one of the worst full seasons of his career. "Eventually, at some point, that's going to have to happen".

Sport 5 things to know about Raiders new OT Kolton Miller
Author: 0 5 things to know about Raiders new OT Kolton Miller

Instead, they added more protection for Derek Carr. Donald Penn turns 35 on Friday and is coming off a season-ending foot injury. After the San Francisco 49ers took the top-rated tackle in the draft, Mike McGlinchey, with the ninth overall pick, the Raiders opted to move down from 10.

Sport Lions draft Arkansas center Frank Ragnow No. 20 overall
Author: 0 Lions draft Arkansas center Frank Ragnow No. 20 overall

Ragnow was watching the draft with family and friends. Ragnow said Wednesday he expected to be taken between the No. 14 pick in the first round and the No. "Blue-collar type of guy that we know is just going to make us tougher up front". "Three-year starter and team captain who brings a desired level of physical demeanor to the field each game".

Sport Seahawks NFL Draft tracker: Where Hawks sit after trading back from 18
Author: 0 Seahawks NFL Draft tracker: Where Hawks sit after trading back from 18

I was really happy with the way the day went. Seattle traded the second-rounder last season as part of the defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson deal and the third-rounder for left tackle Duane Brown in October. Kevin King , who the Packers traded back to get a year ago, is excited about the pick. Want a reason to get excited about the selection? Then it became a question of sit and pick, or move back.

Author: 0 National Football League draft: Cowboys legends will walk with Roger Goodell to prevent boos

Usually, Jets' fans have to shake their head when reading tweets analyzing their draft picks. He could also be looking to add more depth to his roster by adding players. The enormous power of the NFL may be best measured by how it still dominates the news even when there are no games, and the most impactful event during the offseason is the NFL Draft.

Sport Broncos draft Chubb fifth overall
Author: 0 Broncos draft Chubb fifth overall

The surprise in this pick was that Chubb slipped to fifth, not that the Denver Broncos picked him there. In Chubb, they get the top pass rusher in this draft, and many believe when it's all said and done he will be the best talent to come out of this draft class.

Sport Edmunds gets taken 16th overall in National Football League draft by Buffalo Bills
Author: 0 Edmunds gets taken 16th overall in National Football League draft by Buffalo Bills

Edmunds comes from Virginia Tech where this season, recorded 109 tackles, 14 tackles for loss, 5.5 sacks and 3 forced fumbles. Edmunds was Buffalo's second pick of the night. Ferrell had a seven-year career as a tight end for Miami and Seattle, catching 148 passes for 1,894 yards and 12 touchdowns and twice earning Pro Bowl recognition.