1. Roger Federer's Resurgence Makes Likely Date with Rafael Nadal a Sure Classic

    Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal’s potential quarterfinals clash is sure to be an instant classic at Flushing Meadows. In truth, perhaps the idea about Federer’s decline was a bit overblown...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 1,401 reads 13 comments

  2. Rafael Nadal Looks Like King of the Hard Court as 2013 U.S. Open Rolls on

    Rafael Nadal ’s kingdom is rapidly expanding. Already affectionately dubbed the King of Clay, Nadal is laying claim to another large chunk of the tennis world with a dominant summer performance on hard courts...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 2,498 reads 5 comments

  3. Arsenal Transfer News: Arsene Wenger Could Save Season with Deadline Surprise

    Arsenal are about to become dangerous in the English Premier League if Arsene Wenger can deliver on recent statements hinting toward a deadline spending spree. “We have 24 more hours, so maybe we can surprise you...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about almost 2 years ago 13,138 reads 29 comments

  4. Grand Prix of Baltimore 2013 Results: Reaction, Leaders and Post-Race Analysis

    Simon Pagenaud won the 2013 Grand Prix of Baltimore on a day that truly tested the resolve of every driver on the track. The win helped the Frenchman move into third place in the IZOD IndyCar Standings...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 2,002 reads 0 comments

  5. Top Fantasy Football Players 2013: Non-Running Backs Worthy of 1st-Round Pick

    Most people will draft one of the top running backs early in most fantasy football formats, but you have to consider going with a wide receiver or quarterback with your top selection...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 20,025 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL Power Rankings 2013: Current Stock Report for All 32 Teams

    Not every NFL team that begins the season at the bottom of preseason power rankings will end up being stuck in the cellar the whole season...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 14,366 reads 0 comments

  7. Liverpool Transfer News: Mamadou Sakho Signing Makes Reds Premier League Contend

    Brendan Rodgers and Liverpool shouldn ’t stop with their transfer work even after agreeing on terms with Paris Saint-German centre-back Mamadou Sakho ...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 25,070 reads 74 comments

  8. Arsenal Transfer News: Arsene Wenger Smart to Stay Prudent as Deadline Nears

    While it’s not surprising, the news of Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger ’s decision to avoid throwing money around before the September 2 transfer deadline is smart...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 9,623 reads 20 comments

  9. Michigan Football: Keys to Wolverines Starting 2013 on a High Note

    The Michigan Wolverines must get excellent play from their young offensive line if they want to avoid an embarrassing opening loss to Central Michigan at the Big House...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 1,745 reads 3 comments

  10. Browns vs. Bears: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

    Thursday night’s matchup between the Chicago Bears and Cleveland Browns would be much more exciting if it were for real. That’s an understatement...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 7,268 reads 22 comments

  11. Ole Miss vs. Vanderbilt: TV Info, Spread, Injury Updates, Game Time and More

    Expectations are high for both Vanderbilt and Ole Miss as they prepare for their season-opener on Thursday night...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 10,533 reads 19 comments

  12. Rafael Nadal Too Strong, Will End Roger Federer's Quest for U.S. Open Triumph

    There’s still a lot of tennis to be played at the 2013 U.S. Open, but Roger Federer ’s days are numbered as he eyes a potential quarterfinal duel against red-hot Rafael Nadal...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 3,856 reads 24 comments

  13. Cristiano Ronaldo Should Focus on Continuing Success, Not Manchester United Move

    Although he’s hell-bent on an eventual return to Manchester United , Cristiano Ronaldo should focus his efforts on the hefty task of leading Real Madrid back to glory...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 9,499 reads 53 comments

  14. Liverpool Transfer News: Latest Buzz on Potential Deadline Signings

    If you’re wondering if there’s any news on the Liverpool transfer front as the September 2 deadline draws closer, you’re in luck...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 29,788 reads 35 comments

  15. Chelsea Transfer News: Willian Pickup Proves Jose Mourinho's Value

    In the latest Chelsea transfer news, Willian officially joined the club, demonstrating the true impact and value of manager Jose Mourinho on the English side...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 5,134 reads 13 comments

  16. Fantasy Football Team Names: Hilarious Monikers for Upcoming 2013 Season

    What good is winning a fantasy football trophy if the team name inscribed on it doesn’t live up to your dominance? We’re talking about winning here. Get it together—you don’t have a lot of time left...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 122,536 reads 101 comments

  17. Fantasy Football Sleepers 2013: Emerging Contributors to Target on Draft Day

    So you’re still looking for fantasy football sleepers as the 2013 NFL season inches closer and closer...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 14,120 reads 3 comments

  18. US Open Tennis 2013: Contenders with Best Shot at Stopping Red-Hot Rafael Nadal

    Rafael Nadal remains unbeaten on hard courts in 2013, as he passed his first test at the  U.S. Open  in a near-flawless straight-sets victory over American Ryan Harrison on Monday...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 2,212 reads 21 comments

  19. College Football Picks Week 1: Predicting High-Profile Season-Opening Matchups

    Week 1 of the 2013 college football season is typically pretty easy to pick as it’s a warm-up for most teams. However, a couple of schools are facing make-or-break matchups right out of the gate...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 8,141 reads 3 comments

  20. US Open Tennis 2013 Results: Recapping Most Dominant Day 1 Performances

    Although the results are unsurprising, all of the top seeds cruised to opening-round victories on Day 1 of the 2013 U.S. Open. But not all seeded players escaped unscathed...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 1,086 reads 1 comments

  21. Fantasy Football Sleepers 2013: Deep Steals Who Will Outperform Expectations

    Every sleeper you’re targeting in your 2013 fantasy football draft, your opponents are probably already well aware of. Desperate times demand desperate measures. So you’ll have to do a little bit more digging to get the jump on the masses...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 43,987 reads 3 comments

  22. Giovani Bernard's Explosiveness Will Force Bengals to Keep RB on the Field

    If you’re looking for a running back for your fantasy football team, you need to consider Cincinnati Bengals rookie Giovani Bernard from North Carolina ...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 881 reads 28 comments

  23. US Open Tennis 2013: Under-the-Radar Men's Contenders to Watch in New York

    Men’s major tennis tournaments aren ’t usually won by anyone other than the biggest stars in the game...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 488 reads 1 comments

  24. Little League World Series 2013: Recapping Top Moments from Japan's Championship

    Japan’s second consecutive Little League World Series title run wasn ’t highlighted by big and flashy scores, but the Musashi Fuchu Little League team from Tokyo played solid throughout to become champions...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 493 reads 0 comments

  25. Chelsea Transfer News: Jose Mourinho Should Abandon New Wayne Rooney Bid

    The news of yet another planned Wayne Rooney transfer bid by Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho shouldn ’t surprise anyone...

    Mike Hoag Written by Mike Hoag about 2 years ago 1,725 reads 7 comments