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Seattle releases veteran Browner among 6 roster moves

Seattle releases veteran Browner among 6 roster moves

But he's hardly practiced since the start of training camp due to a calf injury that hasn't healed properly. He left the team in 2014 and later on signed with the New England Patriots. Browner was willing to accept that deal in part because the Saints still owe him $2.75 million in base salary for this season. The Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday reduced their roster by nine players, bringing the team down to the NFL's 75-man roster limit.



Westwood, Kaymer, Pieters get captain's picks for Ryder Cup

Lee Westwood , Martin Kaymer and Thomas Pieters will fill out the European team as Darren Clarke's captain's picks for the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine from September 30-Oct. "In Lee Westwood I have one of most experienced Ryder Cuppers of all time - it's his 10th appearance", Clarke said. Yet apart from Kaymer and Westwood (13th and 14th in the standings), Clarke revealed he could not justify going with another veteran, so the decision came down to Pieters or the Scot, Russell Knox .


What to watch Monday at US Open: Djokovic, Nadal left wrists

What to watch Monday at US Open: Djokovic, Nadal left wrists

Murray, meanwhile, has gone from strength to strength , winning both at SW19 and in Brazil, putting him as many observer's favourite at Flushing Meadows to seal a fourth major triumph. But if all that's not enough, don't forget: there's the best tennis in the world. Djokovic left the court in tears, telling reporters it was "one of the toughest losses in my career".


Forward Will Keane has become Hull's third signing of a busy day

Forward Will Keane has become Hull's third signing of a busy day

His brief at United will be to help restore the club's academy to a regular source of players for the first team. And Red Devils skipper Rooney, who teed up the goal for Rashford, was quoted by a number of national newspapers as saying: "Marcus is a fantastic player, one of the brightest talents in European football".


Piscotty scores on error in ninth in Cardinals win

Piscotty scores on error in ninth in Cardinals win

The lead grew to two runs when Jedd Gyorko ripped a changeup out to left for a home run with one down in the fifth. "We've turned the page well", Counsell said after Milwaukee blew a late lead and dropped a 6-5 decision to the Cardinals at Miller Park.


A confused Rodney Harrison says Colin Kaepernick 'is not black'

A confused Rodney Harrison says Colin Kaepernick 'is not black'

That most of the discussion about this situation is centered on Kaepernick's refusal to stand, rather than his reasons for doing so, is disappointing, but was also entirely predictable. "It becomes a distraction", Harrison said. Kaepernick specifically said he has "great respect" for those who fight in the military, but he feels that what they are fighting for is not being held up within the United States.