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Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State

Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State

Penn State athletics announced its promotions schedule for the 2016 football season on Thursday, with one item sure to cause conversation within the community. It's the first time Paterno will be acknowledged in Beaver Stadium since he walked out for the last time on October 29, 2011. A spokesman said that the athletic department planned no further comment beyond the announcement.


Felipe Massa to quit F1 at end of 2016 season

Felipe Massa to quit F1 at end of 2016 season

Let's not forget he raced for Ferrari for eight years, and came within a point of denying Lewis Hamilton the 2008 world championship. In 2009 Massa suffered the worst accident of his career during qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix. Massa, a victor of 11 Grands Prix, said he chose to make his announcement at Monza because former Ferrari team-mate and seven-time champion Michael Schumacher had done the same in 2006, thus confirming Massa's continued presence with Ferrari alongside Kimi ...



Transfer deadline day: What time does the window close?

Manchester United broke the world record when they signed France midfielder Paul Pogba from Juventus for a fee of £89 million (NZ$162.4 million). John Stones, who cost Manchester City £47.5 million ($63 million) from Everton, was second on the list, followed by Granit Xhaka and Shkodran Mustafi, both of whom went to Arsenal.



WhatIfSports 2016 College Football Playoff Prediction

Tempted to toss the loser of the Florida State-Ole Miss game out of the College Football Playoff? Then, what many are calling the greatest opening Saturday ever kicks off the season off in earnest as Alabama plays Southern Cal in Arlington, Texas; LSU plays Wisconsin at Lambeau Field, Clemson visits Auburn , Texas A&M hosts UCLA, North Carolina plays Georgia in Atlanta and Boston College squares off with Georgia Tech in Dublin, Ireland.


(Football) Antonio gives West Ham first Premier League win at new ground

(Football) Antonio gives West Ham first Premier League win at new ground

Michail Antonio made West Ham United feel at home in the first Premier League match at their new London Stadium as his late header clinched a 1-0 win over 10-man Bournemouth on Sunday. Deprived of Dimitri Payet's creativity and Andy Carroll's aggression, West Ham's worn out players looked equally unsure of themselves. "The first booking for H [Harry Arter] is the disappointing one, with the second one you are never going to be stopping people going in for tackles, but we have all ...


Silva declares intention to join Leicester City

Silva declares intention to join Leicester City

Sporting Lisbon striker Islam Slimani joined Premier League champions Leicester City on Wednesday in a club-record deal reportedly worth £29 million. He scored 27 goals for Sporting last season, having moved to the Portuguese side from CR Belouizdad in his homeland in 2013. Slimani also has a solid understanding with fellow Algerian global and Leicester City talisman Riyad Mahrez, and could prove risky given the opportunity.