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Richardson, Smith On Preseason Watch Lists

Richardson, Smith On Preseason Watch Lists

Alexander, the U of L All-American cornerback, is on the Chuck Bednarik Award watch list, which goes to the top defensive player. The Maxwell Award, now in its 81st year, named in honor of Robert W. He tallied 11.0 tackles for loss and 7.0 sacks while starting all three games for the Bears. McFadden, who is ranked No. 19 according to SI, burst into the national spotlight as the Jack Tatum Award victor, nabbing eight interceptions which tied for the most in the country in addition to ranking ...


Vettel 'one lap away' from overhauling Bottas

Vettel 'one lap away' from overhauling Bottas

It was Bottas' second win of the season, and his career, and Brundle says he'll now have the self-belief he can become world champion. Hamilton , victor in Austria previous year, is 14 points behind Ferrari's championship leader Sebastian Vettel after eight races but still has a good chance of going into the August summer break in the lead.


Katherine Kirk wins LPGA event in US

Katherine Kirk wins LPGA event in US

She lies at 10 under alongside Germany's Sandra Gal , who boasted five birdies from 13 holes before the early end of play. Last week: Danielle Kang won the KPMG Women's PGA Championship for her first LPGA Tour title/major. "To be honest, I hit a really low spot around the 14th where I said "I need something to happen here", because I was just struggling", Hull said. "Finally on 18, it was just a little close, and enough to think maybe I could hole the putt, but the two shots Katherine ...



All Blacks, British Lions draw 3rd test 15-15, share series

The 53-year-old shared a beer with his opposing coach, Steve Hansen, after Saturday's 15-15 draw but was encouraged before the final Test to hear Hansen suggest there was more to life than New Zealand winning the series. On his levelling kick, Farrell added: "You know what the kick means, but I don't think anything changes as a kicker". However credit to the Lions; they didn't buckle, they hung on grimly even though they never really looked in any position to actually win the game, and ...


Rigoberto Uran wins brutal ninth stage of Tour de France

Rigoberto Uran wins brutal ninth stage of Tour de France

Naturally, when that happens, there's a chance of a major crash and that's just what happened to Yellow Jersey contenders Dan Martin and Richie Porte on the final mountain descent of the day off the Mont du Chat about 23 kilometers/14 miles from the finish.


Target of Knicks' GM hunt backs away

Target of Knicks' GM hunt backs away

He and the team agreed to part ways at the end of June. Griffin said that he and owner Dan Gilbert did not share the same vision for the future of the Cavaliers. Griffin spent three years as the Cavaliers' general manager, during which the team went to the National Basketball Association finals three times. Whatever the reason, the Knicks were not willing to give David Griffin the power that he felt he needed if he wanted to bring the Knicks back to respectability.