1. Lance Klusener and 10 Great Strong-Man All-Rounders

    The term “all-rounder” can sometimes be fairly subjective. In a utopian world, it would mean a player who can bat, bowl and field equally well. But very few players are that talented and very few players will ever be...

    Antoinette Muller Written by Antoinette Muller about 2 hours ago 98 reads 0 comments

  2. San Francisco 49ers: What We've Learned Through Week 4 of Preseason

    Despite losing Aldon Smith, Justin Smith, Ray McDonald, Patrick Willis , Chris Borland, Chris Culliver, Perrish Cox and possibly Ahmad Brooks, too, the San Francisco 49ers defense seems solid through four weeks of the preseason...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 3 hours ago 2,061 reads 8 comments

  3. 5 Biggest Takeaways from San Francisco 49ers' Preseason Week 4 Win

    San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is ready for the regular season, apparently. Kaepernick completed just five-of-13 pass attempts in the first-three preseason ...

    Grant Cohn Written by Grant Cohn about 3 hours ago 5,386 reads 13 comments

  4. Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats Who'll Take Biggest Leap Forward in 2015-16

    Plenty of new faces will be on the Kentucky Wildcats roster for the 2015-16 season, but there are a few returners who will be asked to step into bigger roles this season as well...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 4 hours ago 345 reads 1 comments

  5. NFL Preseason Week 4: Takeaways from Thursday's Action

    The preseason is finally behind us. From this point on, every game will actually count, no starters will be exiting before the half and no starters will be healthy scratches...

    Justis Mosqueda Written by Justis Mosqueda about 4 hours ago 13,735 reads 18 comments

  6. England vs. Australia: Winners and Losers from 1st ODI

    The opening game of the five-match one-day international series between England and Australia went the way of the visitors, who triumphed by 59 runs ...

    Chris Teale Written by Chris Teale about 6 hours ago 73 reads 0 comments

  7. Under-the-Radar College Basketball Teams Most Likely to Do Damage in 2015-16

    While everyone obsesses over Arizona and California as Final Four candidates who will likely battle for the Pac-12 men's college basketball crown, Oregon and Oregon State are quietly lurking as two of the best under-the-radar teams in the country...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 6 hours ago 1,075 reads 2 comments

  8. Highlighting Every NFL Team's 2015 Preseason MVP

    The NFL preseason is a tremendous opportunity for both young players and grizzled veterans. The five-week period gives everyone the chance to show they are good enough to make a 53-man roster for the regular season...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 9 hours ago 14,055 reads 48 comments

  9. England Under-21s vs. USA Under-23s: Winners and Losers from U21 International

    The England U21s continued their impressive form at home on Thursday with a 1-0 win over the United States U23s. The Three Lions have won 25 of their last 26 matches on English soil...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 11 hours ago 13,221 reads 7 comments

  10. The Biggest Storylines on the PGA Tour Ahead of the Deutsche Bank Championship

    With the arrival of the second FedEx Cup playoff event, we're treated to a bevy of compelling storylines that go well beyond "Who is well positioned to hoist the cup?" Of primary ...

    Ben Alberstadt Written by Ben Alberstadt about 13 hours ago 2,675 reads 5 comments

  11. Athletes Peddling Dubious Health Treatments

    Despite the celebrity status, big-name athletes seem to have more cache with average Americans than their cohorts from Hollywood or the Executive Suite...

    Amber Lee Written by Amber Lee about 13 hours ago 6,883 reads 2 comments

  12. Sports Feuds That Make Us Cringe

    You know, sports feuds can be fun for fans to keep up with, but at some point they just get to be a little bit too much to handle...

    Nick Dimengo Written by Nick Dimengo about 14 hours ago 4,808 reads 5 comments

  13. 11 Ways Derek Jeter Is Crushing Retirement

    As if you need another reminder that Derek Jeter 's life is better than yours, here it is. While some spend retirement traveling and golfing, Jeter is, oh wait, he is actually traveling and golfing...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 14 hours ago 23,112 reads 19 comments

  14. College Basketball Recruits Improving Their Status in Summer of 2015

    Now that the national rankings have been updated across the board following the July live-evaluation period, it's time to take a look at some of the players who boosted their recruiting stock the most with their play...

    Scott Phillips Written by Scott Phillips about 15 hours ago 105 reads 0 comments

  15. Top 10 Sports Stars Who Seem Like Awesome Teammates

    There's no doubt that being an awesome teammate is essential to success in sports. You can change the complexion of a franchise or elevate a guy's play just by being there...

    Giancarlo Ferrari-King Written by Giancarlo Ferrari-King about 15 hours ago 13,344 reads 29 comments

  16. College Football Title Contenders with Easiest 2015 Schedules

    For college football's top teams as the 2015 season begins Thursday, the goal is clear: Put themselves in position to play for a national championship four months from now...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 15 hours ago 10,937 reads 65 comments

  17. Predicting the Next NHL Players to Sign Big-Money Contract Extensions

    In every NHL season, several players re-sign expensive contracts with their current teams. Over the course of 2015-16, a number of stars could receive lucrative extensions worth over $5 million per season...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 15 hours ago 13,984 reads 89 comments

  18. WWE NXT Big Board: Updated Prospect Rankings and Analysis for Sept. 3

    Long gone is the cheerleader demeanor and the frilly blue skirt that Alexa Bliss once wore. She has since become the top heel in the WWE NXT women's division...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 16 hours ago 883 reads 2 comments

  19. NFL Preseason Week 4: Crucial Matchups in the Final Week

    The scores don't matter. Most starters won't even take a snap; they'll just stand idly by on the sidelines wearing a t-shirt with their team logo embroidered on the chest. For most fans, Week 4 of the preseason is a total waste...

    Daniel Ferrara Written by Daniel Ferrara about 17 hours ago 7,350 reads 21 comments

  20. Ranking the Best SEC Matchups of Week 1

    It's been two years since an SEC football team hoisted the national championship trophy, a drought that seemed unthinkable during the conference's seven-year run of dominance...

    Brad Shepard Written by Brad Shepard about 17 hours ago 1,142 reads 10 comments

  21. WWE Night of Champions 2015: Superstars Deserving Biggest Push Ahead of PPV

    The buildup for the marquee battles at WWE Night of Champions 2015 has been well-executed. Major Superstars like Seth Rollins, John Cena, Roman Reigns and Bray Wyatt have been solidly ...

    James Moffat Written by James Moffat about 18 hours ago 27,607 reads 60 comments

  22. Ranking the Best ACC Matchups of Week 1

    ACC action is back! With week one of the 2015 regular season upon us, looking at the matchups from within the conference seems like the prudent thing to do. There are your standard cupcakes strewn about...

    Jason Fray Written by Jason Fray about 19 hours ago 4,651 reads 12 comments

  23. England vs. Ireland: 5 Key Battles in International Match

    Two of Europe's top contenders for the World Cup clash at Twickenham on Saturday, when Ireland will attempt to topple their English hosts in the battle for a substantial pre-World Cup morale boost...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 20 hours ago 1,045 reads 0 comments

  24. Each MLB Team's Most Intriguing Storyline Down the Stretch

    Ah, September. For MLB fans, the final month of the regular season is always filled with memorable excitement and drama...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 20 hours ago 48,923 reads 81 comments

  25. The QB Nonsense Index: A Banner Year for Absurd QB Storylines

    What is quarterback nonsense? It's the praise we heap on low-expectation quarterbacks who engineer 13-10 victories, and it's the criticism we level at high-expectation quarterbacks for 37-34 defeats...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 22 hours ago 70,134 reads 126 comments