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National Football League considering modifying kickoff rules

National Football League considering modifying kickoff rules

National Football League kickoffs and special teams appear on track to have a different look in 2018. Yesterday was dedicated to ironing out some of the final details of the newly-approved lowering of the helmet rule that many expect to fundamentally change the but, but which likely will not.


Roma wear Sean Cox shirts in support to Liverpool fan in coma

Roma wear Sean Cox shirts in support to Liverpool fan in coma

Pallotta's interview, in which he pointed out how it's the "stupid" actions of just a tiny fraction of fans who go and ruin it for the "99.9%" of supporters who behave correctly, is posted on the AS Roma website . "What I want to talk about is how these games are great but they're not life and death". Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp , as well as a number of players, have offered their thoughts to the family and friends of Cox, who had travelled to Merseyside from Meath for the game with ...


Salah is feared like Messi - Alisson

Salah is feared like Messi - Alisson

Not since 2007 has there been a victor of the Ballon d'Or that wasn't Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo , but this could be the year that spell is broken. Barcelona are La Liga champions. That puts the Argentine on 64 points, two clear of Salah, who failed to score in their 0-0 draw with Stoke City on Saturday.


Unsigned safety Eric Reid files collusion grievance against the NFL

Unsigned safety Eric Reid files collusion grievance against the NFL

The 26-year-old safety has not been signed since his contract with the 49ers ended at the end of the 2017 season and many believe it's because he participated in Kaep's kneeling demonstration during the national anthem. "Our union supports Eric and we are considering other legal options to pursue", the union said in a statement Wednesday . The safety market has been slow to develop this offseason.


Braves call up another top prospect; Soroka to debut vs Mets

Braves call up another top prospect; Soroka to debut vs Mets

The Atlanta Braves just keep getting younger. For Wednesday's matchup, the Braves will be sending out LHP Sean Newcomb . Albies and Acuna are hitting in front of comparatively ancient 28-year-old first baseman Freddie Freeman , who is batting.318 with a team-high 21 RBIs after his two-run double in the first inning Tuesday gave the Braves a lead they would never relinquish.