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Bismarck's Carson Wentz makes National Football League history Monday

Through two games, Cutler has completed 28 of 46 passes for 373 yards, one touchdown and one interception. Outside linebacker Lamarr Houston will miss the rest of the season after tearing his ACL and inside linebacker Danny Trevathan needs surgery to fix his injured thumb.


Rookie Brissett, Blount lead Patriots past Texans 27-0

Rookie Brissett, Blount lead Patriots past Texans 27-0

This, despite backup passer Jimmy Garoppolo - who had been in relief while starter Tom Brady serves his four-game Deflategate suspension - being inactive due to an injury suffered last week. This was the second straight game in which he has rushed for over 100 yards. Blount ran for 105 yards on 24 carries and has four touchdowns in three games.



LA One Step Closer To Hosting 2024 Olympics After Rome Drops Bid

The decision, to be announced later on Wednesday, follows comments from Raggi and others within her anti-establishment 5-Star Movement that the heavily indebted city could ill afford to fund the Games and that it would be a magnet for corruption.



Third sports group pulls out of North Carolina over bathroom bill

The Charlotte Observer reported ( http://bit.ly/2d31A33 ) McCrory showed no signs of backing off his position defending the law. Law supporters say it was created to keep men or boys from sharing school restrooms or locker rooms with girls.



Armstrong's late TD helps Huskers past No. 22 Ducks, 35-32

He was spotted on the sideline with ice wrapped around his knee and a towel over his head, then was led back to the locker room by the training staff with roughly seven minutes remaining in the first half. The Cornhuskers will do their best to contain the speed of the Ducks offense, but if Allen and company are able to get behind the defensive backfield, it will rain touchdowns for Oregon .



Pavelski to captain United States at NHL World Cup of Hockey

Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks will captain the American team at the National Hockey League (NHL) World Cup of Hockey , USA Hockey has announced. Canada is not ideal by any stretch of the imagination and there is plenty of work to be done in the next few days. It will be a battle of styles tonight, as Team USA hosts Team Finland in what will be their last chance to fine tune their strategies ahead of the opening game of the World Cup of Hockey in Toronto.