1. USA vs. Puerto Rico: Start Time, TV Schedule, World Cup 2014 Exhibition Preview

    After weeks of injuries, internal tumult and less-than-stellar on-court performances, the United States men's basketball team enters Friday's exhibition matchup with Puerto Rico starting to look like the juggernaut the world has come to expect...

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  2. Mark Sanchez Establishing Himself as Quality Backup in Chip Kelly's System

    Chip Kelly is not a football coach. He is a football pixie fairy sent to sprinkle offensive goodness across the world. Or a regular man who ran into a genie and used all his three wishes to absorb all the offensive knowledge in the world...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 3,912 reads 7 comments

  3. US Open Tennis 2014 Draw: Novak Djokovic Still Favorite Despite Difficult Path

    With Rafael Nadal forced to withdraw from his title defense at the 2014 U.S. Open, the overarching mood heading into Thursday's draw was one of inevitability. Novak Djokovic would win...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 4,121 reads 39 comments

  4. Levi's Stadium Tears Up Ruined Sod Ahead of Chargers vs. 49ers Game

    Between San Francisco 49ers ownership and the residents of Santa Clara, the franchise's new Levi's Stadium cost an estimated $1.2 billion . Unfortunately, the best infrastructure money can buy seemingly came with discount turf...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 120,535 reads 76 comments

  5. 2014 NFL Free Agents: Available Veterans Worth a Late-Preseason Signing

    Free agents are the last thing on the minds of NFL teams at the moment. Heading into their third preseason games, coaches and general managers are much more worried about the jobs they'll be taking away than the ones they'll be granting...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 28,605 reads 44 comments

  6. USA vs Dominican Republic: Score, Twitter Reaction for World Cup 2014 Exhibition

    The United States' opening exhibition game against Brazil exposed some roster holes in need of plugging. Mike Krzyzewski's squad went about doing just that against the Dominican Republic Wednesday night...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 71,219 reads 91 comments

  7. NFL Preseason 2014: Breaking Down Most Notable Games on Week 3 Schedule

    The NFL preseason is for the birds. Anyone with even a modicum of football knowledge couches their mid-August opinions with "I know it's only preseason, but..." before making a proclamation that looks utterly insane within two months...

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  8. Penn State vs. UCF Season Opener Threatened by Potential Volcanic Eruption

    Football is billed as the game that can be played in all conditions. Rain, snow, sleet, hail. You name it, a football game has likely been played in it. It seems the exception might be a volcanic eruption nearly 900 miles away...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 102,697 reads 39 comments

  9. Jim Kelly's Latest Medical Tests Reveal 'No Evidence of Cancer'

    Jim Kelly is cancer-free. An update on the Pro Football Hall of Famer's condition released Wednesday by the Bills organization indicated that doctors found no traces of cancer in recent tests...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 218,313 reads 90 comments

  10. Brian Hoyer Named Starting QB over Johnny Manziel for Cleveland Browns

    The Johnny Football era in Cleveland will have to wait. On Wednesday, Browns head coach Mike Pettine named Brian Hoyer his starting quarterback for Week 1 against ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 157,503 reads 337 comments

  11. JT Barrett Holds Key to Ohio State's Title Hopes After Braxton Miller's Injury

    From unassuming backup to the starting quarterback of a national-title contender. Such is the life of Ohio State quarterback J.T...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 3,574 reads 12 comments

  12. Jaquan Johnson to Miami: Hurricanes Land 4-Star ATH Prospect

    Jaquan Johnson is staying home. The 4-star prospect committed to the University of Miami on Tuesday, announcing the decision on his Twitter account: Johnson, a Miami native ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 11,205 reads 19 comments

  13. Brett Keisel to Steelers: Latest Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Thursday, Aug. 21 Brian McIntyre of NFL .com has the financial information on Keisel's deal: Original Text The Pittsburgh Steelers continued their flurry ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 42,784 reads 75 comments

  14. Fantasy Football 2014: Exploring Draft Strategies, Team Names and Sleepers

    Over everything, fantasy football requires luck. From an injury standpoint to the draft breaking the right way to simply catching opponents on weeks where their teams don't go off, variance is high in most long-running fantasy leagues...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 22,922 reads 2 comments

  15. NBA Rumors: Breaking Down How Ray Allen Would Fit with Revamped Cavaliers

    I don't know if you've heard this, but the Cleveland Cavaliers would like Ray Allen to play basketball for them next season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 days ago 11,699 reads 4 comments

  16. Philip Rivers Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Chargers

    Coming off arguably the finest professional season of his career, one might have expected the Chargers to engage Philip Rivers in long-term extension talks. Apparently, San Diego brass is satisfied waiting until 2015...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 6,750 reads 16 comments

  17. Madden 15: Advice for Connected Franchise Mode as Release Date Nears

    After a release akin to slowly revealing a child's Christmas gifts over the course of the year, culminating the experiment on Thanksgiving and then making him or her wait until Dec...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 518 reads 0 comments

  18. Rafael Nadal Announces He Won't Participate in 2014 US Open Due to Wrist Injury

    For the third straight season, Rafael Nadal will miss a Grand Slam event. The world No. 2 took to his Facebook page Monday to announce his withdrawal from the 2014 U.S. Open, citing his bothersome right wrist...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 87,264 reads 68 comments

  19. NHL 15: Latest Gameplay Trailer and Features Info on Road to Release Date

    NHL 15 is a huge year for EA Sports' beloved hockey franchise. After eschewing a release on the Playstation 4 and Xbox One consoles last year to give the development team extra ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 days ago 2,762 reads 1 comments

  20. Fantasy Football 2014: Late-Round Sleepers Worth Drafting at Each Skill Position

    As fantasy football culture becomes more pervasive, we're needing a new word for "sleeper" more by the year...

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  21. NBA Rumors: Exploring Impact If Greg Monroe, Eric Bledsoe Take Qualifying Offers

    Restricted free agents aren't supposed to have much agency at all. The NBA 's collective bargaining agreement, while friendlier than previous iterations, is designed to allow incumbent teams to wield significant power...

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  22. AP Preseason Poll 2014: Complete College Football Rankings Released

    Florida State will begin the 2014 season right where it left off: perched atop the Associated Press Top 25 poll ...

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  23. David Wright Injury: Updates on Mets Star's Shoulder and Return

    Updates from Monday, Aug. 18 Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com provides David Wright 's status for Monday's game: Original Text New York Mets third baseman ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 1,310 reads 3 comments

  24. Cameron Tringale Confesses to PGA Championship Error, Loses More Than $50K

    Golf is a game of sportsmanship and honor, and Cameron Tringale exemplified that after calling the PGA Tour office and requesting to be ...

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  25. Robert Griffin III Is the Ultimate Boom-or-Bust Fantasy Football Player in 2014

    Robert Griffin III will not be on any of my fantasy football teams in 2014. But that's mostly because I'm a sweaty-palmed, risk-averse wimp...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 days ago 5,922 reads 15 comments