CONCACAF Champions League: Portland Timbers’ "worst-case scenario" comes to life in elimination

Portland Timbers head coach Caleb Porter said Tuesday night’s CONCACAF Champions League match against Olimpia in front of a hostile crowd in Honduras would be a crucial test for his side.

In a phone conversation with leading up to the game, Porter said he expected the Group 5 finale to be not so much a match between the Timbers and Olimpia but one pitting the US against Honduras.

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Ahead of World Series, MLB goes ‘All the Way’ to thank fans

Watch MLB’s new video, to the tune of Timeflies’ “All the Way,” and rest assured that you are not just viewing it, but you also are the reason for it. This is for everyone who went to the games, who watched them streamed live on MLB.TV, who listened to them on their radios, who tweeted all summer and dominated friends’ Instagram feeds with ballpark shots.

Steelers rally to overwhelm sloppy Texans

Ben Roethlisberger passed for two touchdowns and wide receiver Antonio Brown added another on a gadget play during a dizzying stretch late in the first half, helping the Steelers rally for a 30-23 win over the mistake-prone Texans on Monday.