1. Week 6 NFL Picks: Underdogs Destined to Land Stunning Upsets

    It's happens every weekend. One team heads into a game as a heavy favorite, while the other is viewed as an afterthought, yet somehow, the underdog ends up emerging victorious...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 months ago 4,821 reads 10 comments

  2. BCS Rankings 2013 Projections: Full Predictions Heading into Week 7

    College football fans will have to wait yet another week until the first batch of BCS standings are released, and Week 7's slate of games will have a big say in where the nation's best stand next Sunday...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 months ago 5,589 reads 0 comments

  3. Biggest Takeaways from Washington Capitals' Start to the 2013-14 Season

    So far, the Washington Capitals ' performances during the first week or so from the regular season have told us very little about what to expect from this team this season...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 months ago 1,923 reads 1 comments

  4. Knee-Jerk Reactions to Early Performances of Washington Capitals' Top Stars

    Three games into the 2013-14 campaign, the Washington Capitals don't look like a team that's won five division championships in the past six seasons...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 months ago 1,613 reads 2 comments

  5. Biggest Potential Problems for Washington Capitals' 2013-14 Season

    Since Bruce Boudreau took over behind the bench in Washington, the Capitals have appeared to be on the verge of icing a Stanley Cup contender each and every year...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 months ago 1,306 reads 3 comments

  6. Washington Capitals Players Most Likely to Be Traded in 2013-14

    With the 2013-14 NHL season now very much upon us, the Washington Capitals are putting the final touches on their roster as the team prepares for Tuesday night's season opener against Chicago ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 9 months ago 3,253 reads 9 comments

  7. The Best and Worst from Washington Capitals Preseason

    With less than a week to go before the Washington Capitals ' 2013 season opener in Chicago , the team's roster finally appears to have taken form...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 3,070 reads 7 comments

  8. NFL Predictions Week 4: Struggling Stars Who Will Rebound

    Heading into Week 4 of the 2013 NFL schedule, many of the league's brightest stars have been at their best early on, as Peyton Manning , Tom Brady, Adrian Peterson , LeSean ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 269 reads 0 comments

  9. 49ers vs. Rams: Keys to Victory for San Francisco for Must-Win Road Clash

    Nobody expected the San Francisco 49ers to go into their Week 4 showdown with NFC West rival St. Louis at a disappointing 1-2. Not after Jim Harbaugh's team captured the NFC Championship over the Atlanta Falcons a matter of months ago...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 2,530 reads 19 comments

  10. College Football Picks Week 5: Breaking Down Weekend's Biggest Conference Tilts

    For college football fans, this will surely be a weekend to remember. With a slate full of intriguing clashes featuring conference rivals battling in hopes of taking another step ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 503 reads 0 comments

  11. Week 4 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: Big Names to Avoid This Weekend

    Each year, even the most reliable of fantasy football performers run into opponents once or twice a season that stop them in their tracks, leaving their owners wondering what happened...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 2,142 reads 1 comments

  12. Virginia Tech vs. Georgia Tech: How Each Team Wins Pivotal ACC Tilt

    Tonight, two of the Atlantic Coast Conference's best will go head-to-head in a pivotal midseason clash as Virginia Tech prepares to face Coastal Division rival Georgia Tech on the road...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 1,032 reads 5 comments

  13. Breaking Down Tim Tebow's Most Realistic Options at This Point

    Despite being one of the most popular athletes in North America, Tim Tebow's having a tough time finding a new home as a quarterback...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 16,563 reads 38 comments

  14. NFL Week 4 Picks: Projecting Home Teams That Will Roll on Sunday

    In the NFL , like virtually every other major professional sport, playing at home is an advantage for any team, and it provides visiting squads with an additional obstacle to overcome...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 709 reads 0 comments

  15. West Brom vs. Arsenal: What the Gunners Need to Do in Order to Advance

    Tonight, we'll see a very intriguing Capital One Cup clash as West Bromwich Albion hosts perennial Premier League power Arsenal in Round 3 action. In order to get here, West Brom made quick work of a far inferior opponent in Newport County .

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 1,244 reads 7 comments

  16. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 4: QBs Who Will Take Advantage of Easy Matchups

    It seems to happen in each and every week of the fantasy football season. When a talented quarterback with an adequate supporting cast finds himself taking on a clearly overmatched ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 5,700 reads 0 comments

  17. Week 4 Fantasy Football Rankings: Receivers Who Will Build on Strong Starts

    The 2013 fantasy football campaign has gotten off to a rousing start, as it seems that we've been presented with a season's worth of upsets, injuries and breakout stars only three weeks in...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 4,353 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Week 4 Predictions: Breaking Down Weekend's Marquee Clashes

    We're entering the thick of the 2013 NFL schedule, which is generally the time when legitimate postseason contenders begin to separate themselves from the rest of the league...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 1,658 reads 1 comments

  19. Fantasy Football Week 4: Must-Have Running Backs on Waiver Wire

    In today's NFL , it seems, every week, there's a running back explodes and has a big game, but manages to fly under the radar in fantasy leagues for far too long...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 18,178 reads 7 comments

  20. Week 4 Pickups: Valuable Position Players Worth Second Looks

    Each year, fantasy football owners miss out on lesser-known offensive weapons who have flown under the radar, either due to an abundance of other talented players around them or simply being members of struggling teams...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 10,178 reads 4 comments

  21. Robert Griffin III Is Must-Start Fantasy QB for Week 4

    For Robert Griffin III , the road back from his ugly season-ending knee injury last season hasn't been a smooth one...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 11,473 reads 10 comments

  22. Week 4 Waiver Wire: Hidden Gems That Will Produce This Weekend

    As is the case virtually every weekend, there are a number of unheralded commodities available in a good chunk of the nation's fantasy leagues, including some that are due for big Week 4 performances...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 1,592 reads 0 comments

  23. NFL Picks Week 4: Projecting Sunday's Biggest Upsets

    The first three weeks of the 2013 NFL schedule have brought forth more than a handful of upsets, which is why a number of one-time postseason contenders now sit winless heading into Week 4...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 5,247 reads 2 comments

  24. 5 Burning Questions for Washington Capitals' 2013-14 Season

    As has been the case for the past six seasons, the Washington Capitals will enter the 2013-14 campaign with lofty expectations sitting ahead of them...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 1,467 reads 2 comments

  25. NFL Week 4 Picks: Winless Teams That Will Bounce Back with Upset Victories

    The first three weeks of the 2013 NFL schedule have presented us with an alarming number of upsets, which is a big reason why there are a handful of teams that have shockingly bad ...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 10 months ago 4,609 reads 0 comments