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Chicago Nun Throws Epic First Pitch At White Sox Game

Then the nun wound up and threw a flawless strike to White Sox pitcher Lucas Giolito. 'She had a whole routine, ' he told MLB.com. There weren't any angels in the outfield at the White Sox game over the weekend - but there was a nun on the pitcher's mound.


Redskins sign deal with running back Adrian Peterson

Redskins sign deal with running back Adrian Peterson

After spending time with the New Orleans Saints , Peterson was traded to the Cardinals on October 10 for a sixth-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. Backups Samaje Perine and Byron Marshall are out with ankle injuries, as well. Peterson, who starred for the Vikings for his first 10 NFL seasons (2007-16), ranks 12th on the league's all-time rushing list with 12,276 yards - just 3 yards behind Hall of Fame member Marshall Faulk.



The AP Preseason Top 25 Poll Is Out

As for the rest of the AP Top-25 Poll, the Clemson Tigers check in #2 with 18 first-place votes, followed by the Georgia Bulldogs, who lost to Bama in the 2018 title game. 1 to win a national championship since Southern California in 2004. Alabama earned 48 of the 61 possible first-place votes to earn the top spot. Additionally, of its 60 appearances in the AP preseason poll, 42 have seen OU ranked seventh or higher.


Ronaldo, Modric and Salah, nominated for UEFA Player of the Year

Ronaldo, Modric and Salah, nominated for UEFA Player of the Year

Juventus and Portugal worldwide Cristiano Ronaldo has made the final three man shortlist of players that will fight for the 2017/18 UEFA player of the year award . Griezmann is on a three-player list to be named the best Europa League player last season, after scoring twice in Atletico's 3-0 win over Marseille in the final.


Man City's De Bruyne suffers knee injury in training

Man City's De Bruyne suffers knee injury in training

We don't know yet what has happened and as soon as the doctor knows we will have the news", Fernandinho said. Rampant Liverpool , the initial leaders even if only by dint of the four goals they crashed past a feeble West Ham United, should receive a much sterner test on Monday at Crystal Palace, 2-0 winners at newly-promoted Fulham in their opener.


Wallabies star Folau ruled out of second Bledisloe Test

Wallabies star Folau ruled out of second Bledisloe Test

Fijian-born All Black Waisake Naholo acknowledges the crowd at the ANZ Stadium in Sydney, Australia , on Saturday after scoring one of his two tries against the Australian Wallbies in their first Rugby Championship and Bledisloe match on August 18, 2018 .