1. England vs. France: Winners and Losers from International Match

    An experimental England lineup triumphed over France with a 19-14 victory on Saturday to give the 2015 Rugby World Cup hosts a boost in their bid to mount a serious title challenge at the competition...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 15 days ago 1,336 reads 1 comments

  2. B/R Gossip Roundup: Harry Kane, Julian Draxler and Grzegorz Krychowiak

    Julian Draxler-to- Juventus gossip returned this week, as did talk of Manchester United ’s interest in Harry Kane. Meanwhile, both Grzegorz Krychowiak and Lucas Biglia have been linked with moves to the Premier League ...

    Laura Greene Written by Laura Greene about 15 days ago 20,418 reads 10 comments

  3. Ranking the Most Battle-Tested Rosters of the 2015 MLB Playoff Races

    The San Francisco Giants and the St. Louis Cardinals own October. At least one of those teams has appeared in the National League Championship Series in each of the past five seasons, ...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 15 days ago 52,616 reads 140 comments

  4. Fantasy Football Takeaways from Preseason Week 1

    What can we reasonably glean from the first week of the preseason? After all, teams generally avoid playing their starters past the first quarter—if they even get that far—and ...

    Alessandro Miglio Written by Alessandro Miglio about 15 days ago 111,134 reads 82 comments

  5. San Francisco 49ers: 5 Takeaways from Week 1 of the Preseason

    The most obvious takeaway from the San Francisco 49ers ’ 23-10 Week 1 preseason loss to the Houston Texans is that former rugby star Jarryd Hayne can play football. He had the longest run of the game: a 53-yard gain in the second quarter...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 15 days ago 31,538 reads 38 comments

  6. PGA Championship 2015: Separating Contenders from Pretenders for Final Round

    Players lit up a rain-softened Whistling Straits on Saturday, and the jubilant gentleman you see above is at the top of the heap entering the final round...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 15 days ago 22,573 reads 12 comments

  7. Ireland vs. Scotland: Winners and Losers from International Match

    Ireland's preparations for the Rugby World Cup continued along a successful route on Saturday after they defeated Scotland 28-22 at the Aviva Stadium after a hotly contested affair...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 16 days ago 994 reads 1 comments

  8. Tottenham vs. Stoke City: Winners and Losers from Premier League Game

    Stoke City turned around a two-goal half-time deficit to take a first point of the season as they pegged Tottenham Hotspur back to draw 2-2 in the Premier League at White Hart Lane...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 16 days ago 11,139 reads 47 comments

  9. Ranking the 10 Best World Heavyweight Title Matches on WWE Raw in Last 10 Years

    For over two decades, just about anything and everything has happened on Monday Night Raw, capturing that "anything can happen" feel...

    Graham GSM Matthews Written by Graham GSM Matthews about 16 days ago 85,561 reads 105 comments

  10. 5 Bold Predictions for the Second Half of the Formula 1 Season

    Formula One's summer holiday is coming to an end. After a four-week break, the 2015 season will resume at the Belgian Grand Prix on August 23, sparking a run of nine races in a three-month period...

    Oliver Harden Written by Oliver Harden about 16 days ago 11,450 reads 5 comments

  11. Stock Up, Stock Down on MLB's Top 10 Prospects at 3-Quarters Mark

    There's no doubt that 2015 will live on forever as the Year of the Prospect. At the three-quarters mark of a season full of youthful contributors, let's check on the stocks of MLB 's current batch of top-10 prospects...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 16 days ago 31,610 reads 38 comments

  12. 10 Biggest Takeaways from Week 19's MLB Action

    This week brought teams to their 50-game marks, signaling the stretch run for the 10 postseason spots and Major League Baseball’s exciting scoreboard watching...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 16 days ago 26,202 reads 124 comments

  13. Atletico Madrid vs. Cadiz: Things Learned from Pre-Season Friendly

    Atletico Madrid progressed to the final of the 2015 Carranza Trophy on Friday, scraping past Cadiz on penalties after a scoreless draw at the Estadio Ramon de Carranza...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 16 days ago 4,294 reads 5 comments

  14. NFL Preseason 2015: 10 Contests You Have to Watch

    Preseason football is sort of like having your family come over for the holidays. You can get behind it at first because it's been a while, but after a few hours (or a few drives in the case of football) you're about ready to move on...

    Cameron Wolfe Written by Cameron Wolfe about 16 days ago 51,957 reads 103 comments

  15. NFL Preseason Week 1: Takeaways from Friday's Action

    It's that most wonderful time of the year. Well, if you're a fourth-string wide receiver, anyway. Week 1 of the 2015 NFL preseason is underway, played to the theme of "Send in the Scrubs...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 16 days ago 111,765 reads 255 comments

  16. Big Ten Football: 10 Players You Need to Know This Season

    As summer fades into fall and those in the Midwest trade flip-flops for hoodies , there’s excitement in the air because Big Ten Football is nearing a return...

    Chris  Hauler Written by Chris Hauler about 16 days ago 612 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Training Camps 2015: Updates, Rumors and Analysis for August 14

    Well, folks, the 2015 NFL preseason is underway in earnest. Six games were played on Thursday night and another half-dozen took place on Friday. Thursday's games brought with them what NFL teams fear most this time of year: injuries...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 16 days ago 214,689 reads 116 comments

  18. Athletic Bilbao vs. Barcelona: Winners and Losers from Spanish Super Cup

    Athletic Bilbao shocked everyone around the footballing world on Friday as they defeated Barcelona 4-0 at home in the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 17 days ago 10,735 reads 23 comments

  19. USC Football: 5 Best QBs Trojans Will Face in 2015

    USC has the tremendous boost this season of having an established weapon at quarterback in Cody Kessler. The senior was one of the nation's most efficient arms last season and will be primed for a huge year in Los Angeles...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 17 days ago 6,510 reads 8 comments

  20. Ranking the Top Returning NBA Draft Prospects in College Basketball

    While the one-and-done prospects typically hog the attention in the NBA draft conversation, this year, there are a number of quality sophomores, juniors and seniors worth talking about...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 17 days ago 30,765 reads 23 comments

  21. NBA Power Rankings: Teams That Have Improved the Most in the Offseason

    When a perennial title contender barricades a free agent in his own home, you know it was a crazy offseason...

    Daniel Ferrara Written by Daniel Ferrara about 17 days ago 10,751 reads 38 comments

  22. NFL Training Camp: 10 Teams with the Most Work to Do Before Preseason

    At last, the NFL preseason is upon us. A week of training camp has passed, and fans wait anxiously to see their teams' new toys hit the field against actual opponents for the first time, giving them a sense of excitement and hope...

    Ethan Bailey Written by Ethan Bailey about 17 days ago 66,236 reads 127 comments

  23. Breaking Down the Best and Worst of the WWE for Week of Aug. 10

    The list of those who contributed to WWE's biggest highlights this week starts off with expected names in Cesaro and Kevin Owens, includes the emerging Bayley and ends with a man not even on the roster—Stephen Amell...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 17 days ago 14,292 reads 38 comments

  24. College Football Rivalry Games That Should Make a Return

    While conference realignment has been a success for several college football programs, the shock wave of change ripped apart some of the game's best annual matchups...

    Justin Ferguson Written by Justin Ferguson about 17 days ago 9,135 reads 35 comments

  25. WWE SummerSlam 2015: Biggest Missed Opportunities in Event's History

    WWE will be hoping that its decision to leave Sting off this year's edition of SummerSlam will not be on the biggest missed opportunities in the history of the show...

    Aaron Bower Written by Aaron Bower about 17 days ago 90,708 reads 76 comments