1. 2014 NFL Predictions: Analyzing Dark-Horse Contenders for MVP Award

    It is easy to sit back in August and proclaim Peyton Manning as the favorite to win the 2014 NFL MVP, but he is sure to be challenged by a number of competitors...

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  2. Ohio State Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from Buckeyes' Bahamas Trip

    As far as preseason business trips go, the Ohio State basketball team couldn’t have picked a better location than the Bahamas...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 7,607 reads 15 comments

  3. Jameis Winston Won't Run Away with 2014 Heisman Trophy

    All Jameis Winston did in 2013 was set national freshman records with 4,057 passing yards and 40 passing touchdowns, win the Heisman Trophy by the fifth-largest percentage points margin ever (32) and lead Florida State to a national title..

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 3,551 reads 17 comments

  4. Fantasy Football 2014: Best Late-Round Steals Among Skill Players

    Waiver-wire transactions swing the pendulum of almost every fantasy football league, and many of those moves come after Week 1. After all, there are always players who impress in the season’s opening game whom everyone overlooked...

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  5. NFL Predictions 2014: Rookies Set for Breakout Seasons

    Regardless of what the inordinate amount of media coverage suggests, Johnny Manziel won’t be the only rookie to impact the 2014 NFL season...

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  6. NBA Free Agents 2014: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Unsigned Talent

    Almost every notable 2014 NBA free agent has been signed at this point, but teams still need to fill out their rosters...

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  7. NBA Trade Rumors: Roy Hibbert for Greg Monroe Better for Pacers Than Pistons

    After Lance Stephenson signed with the Charlotte Hornets and Paul George broke his leg, the Indiana Pacers are in desperate need of some good news. Perhaps it could come in the form of Greg Monroe? Matt Dery of New Detroit Sports 105...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 10,686 reads 1 comments

  8. Lakers News: Latest on Byron Scott's Expectations and Kobe Bryant

    The once-proud Los Angeles Lakers turned in a disappointing 27-55 campaign in 2013-14 and certainly have their work cut out for them if they hope to make the playoffs in the loaded Western Conference this season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 11,131 reads 1 comments

  9. Fantasy Football 2014: Marquee Names to Avoid on Draft Day

    Anyone who has played fantasy football knows landing the correct sleepers and avoiding the big-name busts are just as important as your first-round pick...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 36,250 reads 47 comments

  10. Brady Quinn to Dolphins: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 12 The Dolphins confirmed Brady Quinn 's signing and announced a roster move: Original Text The Miami Dolphins have added some depth ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 55,987 reads 95 comments

  11. Zach Miller's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Performance vs. Eagles

    Martellus Bennett may be the primary tight end for the Chicago Bears , but Zach Miller was the one turning fantasy players' heads in the team’s preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 11,099 reads 35 comments

  12. Brian McCann Injury: Updates on Yankees Catcher's Concussion and Return

    Updates from Sunday, Aug. 17 Wallace Matthews of ESPNNewYork.com confirms Brian McCann 's status for today's game: Updates from Saturday, Aug. 16 Brendan Kuty of NJ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 6,354 reads 8 comments

  13. Anibal Sanchez Injury: Updates on Tigers Pitcher's Pectoral and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 26 Matthew B. Mowery of The Oakland Press reported on Anibal Sanchez 's health: Tom Gage of The Detroit News reported on his scheduled start for Saturday: James Schmehl of MLive...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 11,619 reads 35 comments

  14. Kelvin Benjamin's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Performance vs. Bills

    Kelvin Benjamin wasted little time announcing his presence at the NFL level. He hauled in a 29-yard touchdown catch on a deep route for the Carolina Panthers in their preseason showdown with the Buffalo Bills ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 7,449 reads 26 comments

  15. PGA Championship Leaderboard 2014: Twitter Reacts to Day 2 Results and Standings

    The entire PGA Tour is Rory McIlory ’s playground, and the rest of the competitors are simply living in it...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 2,186 reads 0 comments

  16. Josh Beckett Injury: Updates on Dodgers SP's Hip and Recovery

    It has been a special 2014 season for the first-place Los Angeles Dodgers , but they received some unfortunate news Friday regarding starting pitcher Josh Beckett . Ken Gurnick of MLB ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 22,789 reads 46 comments

  17. Cowboys vs. Chargers: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NFL Preseason

    The Dallas Cowboys defense was in midseason form Thursday night in a 27-7 loss to the San Diego Chargers in Week 1 of the NFL preseason...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 19 days ago 31,987 reads 118 comments

  18. Donovan Mitchell to Louisville: Cardinals Land 4-Star Guard Prospect

    The Louisville Cardinals' basketball team is heading to the ACC for the 2014-15 season, and it will take an elite 2015 recruiting class with it. That No. 5-ranked group, according to 247Sports , got even better Thursday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 7,424 reads 7 comments

  19. 49ers vs. Ravens: Score and Twitter Reaction from 2014 NFL Preseason

    Tyrod Taylor, Lorenzo Taliaferro and Kamar Aiken did their best Joe Flacco, Ray Rice and Torrey Smith impersonations as the Baltimore Ravens knocked off the San Francisco 49ers in Week 1 of the NFL preseason 23-3...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 15,407 reads 112 comments

  20. Vernon Hargreaves Injury: Updates on Gators CB's Knee and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, Aug. 12 Scott Carter of GatorZone.com reports Vernon Hargreaves' status for today's practice: Updates from Friday, Aug...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 37,158 reads 161 comments

  21. Chris Johnson's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Chris Ivory's Injury

    The worst part about the NFL preseason is injuries, but Chris Ivory’s latest setback Thursday could open the door up to more production if you are a Chris Johnson fantasy owner...

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  22. Bernard Pierce's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Preseason Performance vs. 49ers

    It didn’t take Bernard Pierce very long in the Baltimore Ravens' first preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers to make his presence felt...

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  23. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest Whispers Surrounding Cavaliers, Timberwolves and 76ers

    Congratulations, Cleveland Cavaliers. You won the 2014 NBA offseason. It wasn ’t enough when you won the draft lottery for seemingly the 200th year in a row or when LeBron James decided to return home...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 4,447 reads 1 comments

  24. PGA Championship 2014: Lee Westwood Is Unheralded Contender in Loaded Field

    It was Lee Westwood , not the red-hot Rory McIlroy or returning Tiger Woods, who stole the headlines in the opening round of the 2014 PGA Championship...

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  25. NBA Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Pablo Prigioni, Chauncey Billups and More

    Stop the presses, the Cleveland Cavaliers may land another free agent this offseason. While Chauncey Billups may not be the superstar player he was in his prime, he would still ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 3,282 reads 1 comments