1. Mario Mandzukic and Edin Dzeko: Who Is the Better Target Man?

    Every four years, on the eve of the FIFA World Cup, the absence of ideas makes one find the old box in the attic and take out the story of Yugoslavia and their football team...

    Sasa Ibrulj Written by Sasa Ibrulj about 3 hours ago 907 reads 7 comments

  2. Machado Day-to-Day with Back Tightness

    ANAHEIM -- Manny Machado was a last-minute scratch from Tuesday's Orioles starting lineup with back spasms and the 22-year-old is day to day...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 hours ago 123 reads 0 comments

  3. Rebounding Bundy Records Best Outing of Season

    ANAHEIM -- Orioles top pitching prospect Dylan Bundy turned in his best outing of the season on Tuesday, tossing six scoreless innings for Class A Advanced Frederick...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 hours ago 98 reads 0 comments

  4. Catania Pick Up Rosina

    Catania have confirmed that they have completed the signing of journeyman attacking midfielder Alessandro Rosina.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 3 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  5. Miguel Gonzalez Pitches a Gem as the Orioles Beat the Angels

    The Orioles have posted back-to-back wins against the team with the best home record in the majors and their pitching has led the way. Miguel Gonzalez pitched 7 2/3 innings, allowing just two runs tonight as the Orioles beat the Angels 4-2...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 hours ago 30 reads 0 comments

  6. NY Giants Victor Cruz Studying Up on Jerry Rice as Big Blue

    As soon as Victor Cruz heard the Giants hired Ben McAdoo as offensive coordinator, and he would be running his version of the West Coast offense, Cruz began studying old 49ers tapes of Jerry Rice, the greatest receiver of all time...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 hours ago 78 reads 0 comments

  7. Miami Dolphins: Grading the Strength of Every Position Unit at the Start of Camp

    Like most NFL teams, the Miami Dolphins will open training camp this week with a number of unanswered questions along with clear strengths and weaknesses on their team...

    Andrew Tornetta Written by Andrew Tornetta about 3 hours ago 1,597 reads 7 comments

  8. Broncos Owner Pat Bowlen Steps Down Due to Alzheimer's Disease

    Longtime Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen , 70, has transferred control of the NFL franchise to the Pat Bowlen Trust as he deals with Alzheimer's disease...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 hours ago 112,708 reads 49 comments

  9. Braves' Rally Comes Up Short After Minor Struggles

    ATLANTA -- Given that Nathan Eovaldi and Henderson Alvarez stand as the opposition in the final two games of this four-game set, the Braves certainly did not want to drop two straight to the Marlins ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 hours ago 14 reads 0 comments

  10. Braves' McDowell Says Majors 'Different Animal' for Reliever Simmons

    After rookie right-hander Shae Simmons allowed the winning runs in the 10th inning of the Braves ' 3-1 loss to the Marlins on Monday, he said he wasn't quite sure why his last few outings have been lackluster...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 23 reads 0 comments

  11. Paris Saint-Germain deny Antonio Conte could replace Laurent Blanc

    Paris Saint-Germain have denied reports that former Juventus coach Antonio Conte is close to taking over from Laurent Blanc as coach.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 hours ago 159 reads 1 comments

  12. Tony La Russa Needs to Give Arizona Diamondbacks a Complete Overhaul

    With a great poker face, Tony La Russa has been evaluating the Diamondbacks for two months. We don't know many details, except he can barely stand to look at his manager...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  13. Arizona Diamondbacks' Aaron Hill Getting in Groove at Plate

    Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill isn't the demonstrative sort, and it can be hard to tell from his body language whether he's going well or poorly at the plate...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  14. How Barcelona's Hand Was Forced over Jeremy Mathieu Transfer Deal

    In Jeremy Mathieu Barcelona at last have a new centre-back , but their hand was forced somewhat over the signing, in various ways. The most recent of these was Valencia's threat to take the French defender on their pre -season tour in South America.

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 4 hours ago 6,719 reads 25 comments

  15. FIFA Announces 2014 World Cup 'Dream Team' as Voted On by Fans

    The results are in, and the FIFA World Cup "Dream Team" has been revealed. As you'd expect for a contest voted on by fans, the list features a whole lot of star power...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 4 hours ago 11,359 reads 41 comments

  16. Predicting Atletico Madrid's Starting XI This Season

    The majority of managers will have a set idea of their preferred line-up in a variety of formations. Whether those players start will depend on a number of factors including injuries, tactics, opposition and upcoming matches...

    Paul Wilkes Written by Paul Wilkes about 4 hours ago 842 reads 1 comments

  17. Montero's Heroics Leave D-Backs Atop Seesaw Affair

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  18. Kansas State's Tyler Lockett Didn't Consider 2014 NFL Draft Entry

    Kansas State wide receiver Tyler Lockett was one of the few players that put a dent in the draft stock of CB Jason Verrett, a first-round pick out of TCU, last season...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 hours ago 25 reads 0 comments

  19. Jameis Winston misguided in Cam Newton comparison

    When I worked as a scout for the Seattle Seahawks and Carolina Panthers, I would frequently ask prospects this question: Which NFL player best resembles what your game will look like ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 hours ago 377 reads 0 comments

  20. WVU's Trickett Apologizes for 'Misunderstood' Tweet

    DALLAS, Texas — Clint Trickett didn't attend Big 12 media days but unwittingly created a media mini-spectacle nonetheless thanks to, what else, Twitter...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 4 hours ago 112 reads 0 comments

  21. The All-Bloated Transfer-Fee XI of Europe

    Big-money transfers are nothing new in modern-day football yet there are still some—involving vastly inflated fees—that manage to take us all by surprise. Yes, David Luiz , we're looking squarely at you...

    Laura Greene Written by Laura Greene about 4 hours ago 5,140 reads 11 comments

  22. Oklahoma's Stoops: NFL Genes Make Blake Bell a Prototype TE

    If things had worked out differently, Oklahoma would be bringing Blake Bell to Big 12 Media Days as the team's starting quarterback...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  23. Mauro Zarate Scores as Hammers Beaten

    Winston Reid's homecoming didn't go to script for the New Zealand Premier League star as West Ham were beaten by Wellington Phoenix at Auckland's Eden Park.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 hours ago 18 reads 0 comments

  24. Stoops: Relationship Led to Second Chance for Green-Beckham

    here was a time when former Missouri wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham was reportedly headed to an FCS school like Eastern Illinois...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 hours ago 31 reads 0 comments

  25. Shakhtar Move Base and Home Games

    Shakhtar Donetsk will play home games more than 600 miles to the west in Lviv because of the conflict in Ukraine.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 hours ago 1,067 reads 0 comments