1. From a Fractured Skull to Baseball's Best Closer: 'It's a Real Miracle'

    Watching on television, through the eye of the center field camera, the pitch looks unhittable . Standing at home plate, with a bat in your hands, it looks just about the same...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 20 hours ago 14,896 reads 5 comments

  2. Fantasy Football Week 3 Review

    Unlike Week 2, Week 3 of the fantasy football season was much more kind in terms of the injury bug. While there were still a few injuries, it was not nearly as devastating as it was in Week 2...

    Richard Janvrin Written by Richard Janvrin about 20 hours ago 12,720 reads 7 comments

  3. B/R MLB 300: Ranking the Top 25 Shortstops of 2016

    After a stop at second base , the B/R MLB 300 will now go to the left side of the infield and check in with the top shortstops in Major League Baseball. As with first base and second base, the list ahead features the names of 25 shortstops...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 20 hours ago 21,476 reads 108 comments

  4. Why Gabi's Understated Excellence Makes Him Atletico Madrid's Perfect Captain

    In the event, his rest only lasted 19 minutes. And although he wouldn’t have wanted to see the injury to Augusto Fernandez that required his entrance to Sunday's win over Deportivo La Coruna, Gabi would nonetheless have been happy to be involved...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 21 hours ago 681 reads 3 comments

  5. Formula 1's Latest Rumours, Talk: Carlos Sainz Jr., Haas' Driver Decision, More

    Carlos Sainz Jr. signed a contract to remain with Toro Rosso shortly before this season's Austrian Grand Prix, but the questions surrounding his Formula One future are yet to stop...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 22 hours ago 2,286 reads 3 comments

  6. Cristiano Ronaldo Reportedly Insults Zinedine Zidane's Mother in Las Palmas Draw

    Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly insulted manager Zinedine Zidane after he was substituted against Las Palmas on Saturday evening...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 23 hours ago 67,895 reads 64 comments

  7. La Liga Hangover: Welcome to Zidane's New World, Where Cristiano Now Lives

    Grown men instructing other grown men to sit down has become the main event, or so it might seem. Only a handful of hours after Made in Manchester gave us its latest episode on ...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 23 hours ago 13,756 reads 39 comments

  8. How Packers Found Offensive Groove in Week 3 Win over Lions

    Heading into Week 3, there was panic surrounding the Green Bay Packers offense despite the fact they were more than touchdown favorites at home against the Detroit Lions ...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 23 hours ago 4,706 reads 8 comments

  9. FIFA Disband Anti-Racism Task Force Ahead of 2018 Russia World Cup

    FIFA have decided to disband an anti-racism task force looking at problems in Russia ahead of the 2018 World Cup, suggesting the initiative has "completely fulfilled its temporary mission...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 23 hours ago 1,998 reads 8 comments

  10. How Carlo Ancelotti's Bayern Munich Match Up to Pep Guardiola's

    Carlo Ancelotti 's start at Bayern Munich has been impressive. Since succeeding the Manchester City -bound Pep Guardiola in July, the Italian tactician has won each of his eight competitive games so far, with an aggregate score of 27-1...

    Stuart Telford Written by Stuart Telford about 24 hours ago 5,619 reads 3 comments

  11. PL Hangover: Has Jose Mourinho Sounded the Death Knell for Wayne Rooney?

    On the day Jose Mourinho held a tentative pillow over Wayne Rooney 's Manchester United career without smothering it completely, Gary Neville spoke with a disarming softness as if ...

    Alex Dunn Written by Alex Dunn about 24 hours ago 8,790 reads 19 comments

  12. Antonio Conte Reportedly Calls Chelsea Players 'Spineless' During Arsenal Defeat

    Chelsea manager Antonio Conte tore into his “spineless” players at half-time during his team’s clash against Arsenal on Saturday...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 24 hours ago 14,025 reads 39 comments

  13. Remembering the Sheer Brilliance of Marcello Lippi's Juventus

    Italy has been creating and revering beauty for centuries, whether through grandiose art and architecture or expressing it with something as simple as a perfectly tailored suit...

    Adam Digby Written by Adam Digby about 24 hours ago 5,827 reads 3 comments

  14. Caroline Wozniacki's Renaissance Leads Last 2016 September Winners and Losers

    With the U.S. Open in the rearview mirror, a few of the WTA and ATP superstars like Karolina Pliskova and Stan Wawrinka were ready to rumble into the stretch run of the season...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 1 day ago 885 reads 3 comments

  15. Vincenzo Montella Shows Pragmatism vs. Old Club as AC Milan Draw with Fiorentina

    Vincenzo Montella ’s Fiorentina legacy was one of excellent results and beautiful football. But in his first return visit to the Stadio Artemio Franchi since becoming ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 1 day ago 1,984 reads 20 comments

  16. UEFA Champions League 250: Ranking the Top 250 Footballers After Matchday 1

    Who is the UEFA Champions League’s best footballer? One might have an overall answer such as Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, but what about from week to week? Sometimes top footballers have off games...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 1 day ago 11,150 reads 24 comments

  17. Champions League 2016: Groups, Live Stream, TV Schedule and Predictions

    The cream of the European crop will return to the UEFA Champions League fray this week as the likes of Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Borussia Dortmund and Leicester City attempt to keep top spot in their respective groups...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 1 day ago 3,555 reads 11 comments

  18. Rex Ryan Comments on Patriots QB Situation, Week 4 Matchup

    Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan is ready to blitz the New England Patriots in their Week 4 AFC East showdown on Oct. 2. He’s also happy those blitzes won’t be directed at future Hall of Famer Tom Brady...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 18,845 reads 36 comments

  19. Cowboys vs. Bears: Full Report Card Grades for Dallas

    As some expected, the Dallas Cowboys fared pretty well against the Chicago Bears on Sunday Night Football ...

    Ryan Ratty Written by Ryan Ratty about 1 day ago 6,495 reads 5 comments

  20. Roman Reigns' Win Creates Parity Between United States, Universal Championships

    Roman Reigns' lightning-rod tour just made a stop at the midcard . After a victory over Rusev at Clash of Champions, Reigns captured his first WWE United States Championship...

    Alfred Konuwa Written by Alfred Konuwa about 1 day ago 19,589 reads 86 comments

  21. Dak Prescott Might Be Too Good for Cowboys to Bench When Tony Romo Returns

    Quarterback situations involving rookie fourth-round picks should generally remain fluid, especially when you have a veteran Pro Bowl quarterback on the roster...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 1 day ago 151,904 reads 272 comments

  22. Dez Bryant Injury: Updates on Cowboys Star's Knee and Return

    Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant suffered a sprained knee Sunday during a 31-17 victory over the Chicago Bears , per Ed Werder of ESPN. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 17,653 reads 33 comments

  23. Jordan Howard, Ka'Deem Carey's Fantasy Outlook After Jeremy Langford's Injury

    After the departure of Matt Forte during the offseason, Chicago Bears running back Jeremy Langford was expected to feed off of his coming-out party at the end of 2015 and bring some big scores to fantasy owners in 2016...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 day ago 13,445 reads 2 comments

  24. Bears vs. Cowboys: Full Report Card Grades for Chicago

    The Chicago Bears showed up for the Sunday Night Football contest against the Dallas Cowboys . One might argue the positives end there in the 31-17 loss for the visitors...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 15,188 reads 38 comments

  25. WWE Clash of Champions 2016 Results: Twitter Reacts to Top Stars and Moments

    Sunday night, Raw presented Clash of Champions, its first brand-exclusive event. Headlined by Kevin Owens vs...

    Erik Beaston Written by Erik Beaston about 1 day ago 14,927 reads 28 comments