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Johnny Manziel 'too many red flags' for CFL team

Johnny Manziel 'too many red flags' for CFL team

Hamilton is now 0-8 and in last place of the CFL's East Division. But the group determined Manziel's physical and medical tests were unsatisfactory and that his off-field regimen was unimpressive, per TSN . Art Briles apparently wasn't the only controversial figure the CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats were interested in bringing in this season, as the team reportedly worked out former National Football League quarterback Johnny Manziel last week.


West Brom signs Arsenal 's Kieran Gibbs for £7m

West Brom signs Arsenal 's Kieran Gibbs for £7m

It is understood that the former Sevilla star is set to jet out to the West Midlands on Wednesday to sign for West Brom, but this latest report suggests that there could be a further twist in the tale. At PSG last season he contributed to a triple success for Unai Emery's side, winning the Trophee des Champions, Coupe de la Ligue and Coupe de France.


Why Patriots will survive loss of Julian Edelman

Why Patriots will survive loss of Julian Edelman

The connection between Brady and his most trusted receiver will be hard to replace. Brady will be the man tasked with distributing the ball in different ways than he has become accustomed to in recent years with his good friend Edelman as the top option to get drives going and move the chains.


Mariners acquire right-handed starting pitcher Mike Leake from the Cardinals

Mariners acquire right-handed starting pitcher Mike Leake from the Cardinals

Sixteen different pitchers have started games for Seattle this season. At present, five Mariner starting pitchers are on the disabled list, including Felix Hernandez , James Paxton , Drew Smyly, and Hisashi Iwakuma. Leake is owed at least $48 million over the next three seasons, in addition to about $2 million for the rest of this year. "Mike gives us an experienced starter that will help us as we navigate our way towards a playoff spot this season", Dipoto said in a statement.


National Football League cancels Thursday's Texans-Cowboys game at AT&T Stadium

National Football League cancels Thursday's Texans-Cowboys game at AT&T Stadium

The NFL even said NFL Network would televise the game to help draw attention to hurricane relief efforts. There were discussions on whether to also cancel Thursday night's game between the Baltimore Ravens and New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter, but the Saints announced the game will go on as scheduled.