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Mourinho explains 'mission impossible' at Old Trafford

Mourinho explains 'mission impossible' at Old Trafford

United, who did not qualify for the Champions League last season, now have nine points out of nine in Group A and look nearly certain to qualify for the knockout stages but Benfica , without a single point, have a mountain to climb. However, the point could prove important in the grand scheme of things and that is precisely what Mourinho had on his mind. United are top of Group A after winning their opening two games against Basel and CSKA Moscow comfortably.


Browns name DeShone Kizer starting QB once again

Browns name DeShone Kizer starting QB once again

He doesn't want this to become a week-to-week deal, but a permanent one. "I think Kevin fought his tail off last week", Jackson said. "I hope he is". "Hopefully, there are a lot of lessons learned and he'll grow from it". Jackson's main objective was to get his young QB to understand that he can't be carefree with the football, especially in scoring chances.


Chris Long donating remaining game checks to education equality causes

Chris Long donating remaining game checks to education equality causes

He writes in a release, "I'm playing the entire 2017 season without collecting income because I believe education is the best gateway to a better tomorrow for everyone in America". Local supporters of the campaign will be encouraged to make a recurring $10 donation for every week remaining in the National Football League season, and the city that raises the most money will receive an extra $50,000 for their cause.


Rams vs. Jags: 3 key matchups to watch

Rams vs. Jags: 3 key matchups to watch

Can the Cardinals get on a roll or was that merely a one-week aberration? The Rams are now listed as 3.5-point favorites for this week's contest in London. Jared Goff was just 11-of-21 for 124 yards and a touchdown against Jacksonville , but the Jags do have a rugged defense. That in mind, the game is expected to be a close one and could come down to a few key matchups on both sides of the ball for Jacksonville.


Bobby Portis will be suspended 8 games for hit on Nikola Mirotic

Bobby Portis will be suspended 8 games for hit on Nikola Mirotic

Chicago Bulls starting power forward Nikola Mirotic sustained what the team called "maxillary fractures" after being punched in the face by teammate Bobby Portis in a practice altercation. A 2015 first-round pick, Portis has averaged 6.9 points and 5 rebounds. It's the latest episode in what has been a frustrating start to the season for Mirotic , who spent the whole summer waiting for news on his future.


Oakland Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs 2017

Oakland Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs 2017

Derek Carr was held to 171 yards and picked off twice in Sunday's loss against the Los Angeles Chargers . It was never very likely that any team was going to go 16-0 this regular season, but that's officially an impossibility as the Kansas City Chiefs were the last team to lose.