World Cup: Tomiyasu heads home, Martinelli marches on …

Joseph Zucker Arsenal FC

Morning all. Let’s start as usual at the World Cup, and Takehiro Tomiyasu’s tournament is over after Japan were beaten on penalties by Croatia. He started for the first time, and played all 120 minutes of a game in which I thought Japan were just about the better team. The …

Belichick: ‘Too hard’ now to make major changes

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9:56 AM ET FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said Monday that it would be too difficult to make major scheme-based changes to the team’s struggling offense at this point of the season. “I think we need to do what we’re doing better. I don’t think …

Bengals’ Taylor: TE Hurst doubtful for Week 14

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5:00 PM ET CINCINNATI — The Bengals will likely be without their top tight end for Week 14. Hayden Hurst will be doubtful for the team’s contest against the Cleveland Browns, Bengals coach Zac Taylor said Monday. Hurst left Cincinnati’s 27-24 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs with a right …