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New York Giants to be fined for walkie-talkie use

The Giants' headset communication system apparently went down at one point during the game, and when it did, coach Ben McAdoo was seen relaying information via walkie-talkie. Giants coach Ben McAdoo. Stephen Jones, the Cowboys' chief operating officer and executive vice president/director of player personnel, wouldn't confirm Thursday that his team has contacted the NFL.



Joe Maddon defends use of Aroldis Chapman in playoffs

The Cubs, of course, went on to win the series anyway. He said he was still undergoing counseling, as mandated by baseball's domestic violence policy, and understood that some fans in NY were not necessarily happy that the team had re-signed him.


Manchester City fight back to see off Arsenal and go second

Manchester City fight back to see off Arsenal and go second

On the turn near the halfway line, De Bruyne raked a long ball into the path of Sterling down the right wing, and after Nacho Monreal allowed him to stride into the penalty area, he rifled a low shot past Cech at his near post and into the net.


Manning's 2 TDs, Beckham one-hander lead Giants past Lions

Manning's 2 TDs, Beckham one-hander lead Giants past Lions

The Lions defense picked up another three-and-out, giving the offense a ideal opportunity to pull ahead. Drummond tweeted he has attended Lions games before, and has nothing against them. He joined his older brother Peyton on that list, along with Brett Favre, Drew Brees, Tom Brady, Dan Marino and John Elway. The Giants had a second-quarter touchdown, via wide receiver Victor Cruz's end-zone recovery of a fumble by tailback Shane Vereen , nullified by a hands-to-the-face penalty.



Magnificent Messi becomes top scorer in Catalan derby

Despite seeing most of the ball, Luis Enrique's charges struggled to carve out chances for the rest of the opening stanza. With the floodgates open, Barca found a third seconds later through Jordi Alba who fired his shot low and past Lopez after a slaloming Messi run ended with the ball rolling into his path.


Brock Osweiler benched for Tom Savage as Houston Texans beat Jacksonville Jaguars

Brock Osweiler benched for Tom Savage as Houston Texans beat Jacksonville Jaguars

Now, Tom Savage is back in the game playing as the Texans quarterback. Savage finished 23-of-36 passing for 260 yards, but didn't throw any touchdown passes or interceptions. The Bears (3-11) had tied it on a field goal by Connor Barth with 1:19 left. Jacksonville's offense couldn't move Jason Myers made a 50-yard field goal for a 6-0 lead in the second quarter.