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Texans vs. Panthers Point Spread: NFL Preseason

Texans vs. Panthers Point Spread: NFL Preseason

Backup Derek Anderson will start in Newton's place, with Joe Webb and newcomer Garrett Gilbert expected to see plenty of action. And while Wednesday's game probably won't tell the whole tale for the Panthers , it can go a long way in helping young players build confidence moving forward.


Martavis Bryant cleared to participate in all preseason activites

Martavis Bryant cleared to participate in all preseason activites

However, the team remained in good hopes and even expressed optimism that the word would come in before the first preseason game. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Bryant must continue to attend mandatory counseling sessions in order to be eligible for the regular season.


Nadal, Federer cruise; Monfils ousts Nishikori at Rogers Cup

Nadal, Federer cruise; Monfils ousts Nishikori at Rogers Cup

Monfils fended off four match points to beat Japanese world number nine Nishikori in a three-set thriller 6-7 (7-4), 7-5, 7-6 (8-6). After the match, he said he was happy to be playing after undergoing knee surgery a year ago. Federer attacked on successive points, angling off a high backhand volley victor, then sealed a love break when Polansky netted his second double fault of the game.


Coutinho: Barcelona 'close' to signing Liverpool star

Coutinho: Barcelona 'close' to signing Liverpool star

Sky Sports News understands Barcelona have not contacted Liverpool since their initial £72m offer was firmly and immediately rejected 18 days ago. Klopp wants Coutinho to stay at Liverpool . "This is not a situation where Liverpool need money or need to cash in". "I've experienced it before - both as a fan and player - with Mascherano and Suarez".


Former Oregon sprinter Phyllis Francis wins 400m world championship

Former Oregon sprinter Phyllis Francis wins 400m world championship

In the womens's 400m final, Phyllis Francis seized gold after Shauae Miller-Uibo, who was leading for most of the race, pulled up with cramps towards the final stretch. and that's what I did, and I came out with the results I wanted". Isaac Makwala also qualified for the 200m final after getting a late go-ahead to compete.



Neymar's PSG move concocted at Messi's wedding?

The world got its first chance to see Neymar put the ball in the net wearing PSG's colours on Tuesday, as the club released video footage of the Brazil global scoring twice in training. Neymar , who has spent four years at Barcelona after joining from Brazil's Santos in 2013, is his country's fourth-highest goalscorer of all-time, behind Pele, Ronaldo and Romario.