NFL ready for another London party and edging closer to permanent move | Sean Ingle

Wembley will host the first of three London games on Sunday and the NFL believes the prospect of a permanent London franchise is now moving closer to reality The figures are almost as dizzying as a crunching helmet-to-helmet hit from a 300lb defensive lineman. On Sunday 84,000 people will pack…

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NFL round-up: Bears blaze Bucs but Eifert’s horror injury mars Bengals win

Mitchell Trubisky threw a career-high six touchdown passes and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears pounded the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48-10 Mitchell Trubisky threw a career-high six touchdown passes and the NFC North-leading Chicago Bears pounded the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 48-10 on Sunday. The Bears won their third straight with Trubisky…

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From Patriot struggles to Gruden’s agony: will the NFL’s early trends hold up?

The Raiders are struggling, the Cowboys cant get going on offense and the Chiefs are unbeatable. We look at which storylines are here to stay The New England Patriots early struggles Whats the problem? Sound the alarm: the Patriots are 1-2. A loss to Miami this weekend would put them…

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Saints beat Falcons in 43-37 thriller as 49ers lose Garoppolo to worrying injury

The New Orleans Saints won a thrilling game against the Atlanta Falcons 43-37 in overtime on Sunday Drew Brees one-yard run capped an 80-yard touchdown drive to open overtime that lifted the New Orleans Saints to a 43-37 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday. Brees score came after his…

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Live streams of karate and niche sports are terrifying major sports leagues

Of the 100. That shift occurred because TV shows are shifting to online or on-demand viewing, and live broadcasts of the biggest sports are the main thing TV networks have left to draw in live audiences. But the need to keep those sports on TV and off streaming services is…

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Serena Williams, Kylian Mbappe, NFL protests: Weekend in Sport

(CNN)Serena Williams continues to divide opinion after her row with the umpire in the US Open final … Miami Dolphins’ Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson kneel during the anthem in the first Sunday of the new NFL season … Kylian Mbappe scores as France beat Netherlands in Nations League ……

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Eagles use Philly Special again as they beat Falcons in NFL season opener

Jay Ajayi had a pair of touchdown runs and Nick Foles caught another pass as the defending champions won a messy game against the Falcons Jay Ajayi had a pair of touchdown runs, Nick Foles caught another pass to jump-start a sputtering offense and the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles needed…

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Lost Empress by Sergiode la Pava review a crazed American football farce

An uproarious yarn of an underdog team and its overdog owner takes in a shadowy criminal cartel, a stolen Dal and the social tensions of a nation In August 2016, Colin Kaepernick, a quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, refused to stand during the playing of The Star-Spangled Banner before the start…

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Three Philadelphia Eagles stay off field for anthem before Super Bowl rematch

Malcolm Jenkins and DeVante Bausby stayed in the tunnel during the national anthem one week after raising their fists in protest in the exhibition opener Philadelphia Eagles defensive backs Malcolm Jenkins and DeVante Bausby remained in the tunnel during the national anthem before the Super Bowl rematch against the New…

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Colts’ Andrew Luck throws interception on first drive after 18 months out

The Baltimore Ravens spoiled Andrew Lucks Indianapolis homecoming as the Indianapolis Colts lost and the quarterback threw an early interception The Baltimore Ravens spoiled Andrew Lucks Indianapolis homecoming. They picked him off before allowing a completion, and Terrell Suggs nearly chopped the ball out of Lucks hands on a sack.…

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