1. Bears vs. Eagles: Players Who Will Determine Outcome in Key NFC Matchup

    In the case of the Week 16 matchup between the Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles , Christmas will come a little early for fans of the NFL ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 10 months ago 2,115 reads 8 comments

  2. Stagg Bowl 2013: UW-Whitewater vs. Mount Union Score, Recap and More

    The Wisconsin-Whitewater Warhawks claimed their fifth Division III National Championship by defeating familiar foe Mount Union Purple Raiders, 52-14 in the 2013 Stagg Bowl...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 10 months ago 10,123 reads 20 comments

  3. NBA Christmas Day Shoes: Previewing Holiday Kicks for Biggest Stars in Action

    Christmas doesn't get much better for NBA fans. Not only are most of the game's biggest stars in action as you let your holiday feast settle, but shoe companies like Nike pull out all the stops in designing new kicks for the occasion...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 10 months ago 3,676 reads 0 comments

  4. NFL Power Rankings: Categorizing Each Team Heading into Week 14

    Heading into Week 14 the NFL has a fairly established hierarchy. With the regular season almost at its conclusion, there's really not a ton of room for too many shake ups in terms of power rankings...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 4,776 reads 2 comments

  5. Malignaggi vs. Judah: Last-Minute Odds and Prediction for Welterweight Bout

    Two of Brooklyn's finest pugilists will square off at the Barclays Center on Saturday night when Paulie Malignaggi (32-5, 7 KO) takes on veteran Zab Judah (42-8, 29 KO)...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 945 reads 0 comments

  6. Heisman Trophy 2013: Candidates Who Will Make One Last Statement in Final Week

    After a long season of twist and turns in the 2013 Heisman race, Saturday night's action represents the final opportunity for Heisman candidates to put one last accolade on the resume...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 10,660 reads 10 comments

  7. USA World Cup Draw 2014: Analyzing USMNT's Road to Knockout Stage

    When the 2014 World Cup Draw went live on Friday, fans of the United States men's national team waited with bated breath that the Americans might draw a favorable group. They didn't...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 4,247 reads 11 comments

  8. Bowl Projections 2013: Highlighting Best Potential Non-BCS Games

    Conference Championship week means plenty of buzz surrounding the BCS bowls. But let's face it, even when the champions of the ACC , Pac -12, Big Ten and SEC have been crowned, ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 7,482 reads 0 comments

  9. Alabama vs. Auburn 2013: Keys to Victory for Tigers and Tide in Iron Bowl

    College football's rivalry week offers a lot of interesting games this weekend, but none are more important than the tilt between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Auburn...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 6,962 reads 22 comments

  10. Week 13 NFL Picks: Dissecting Closest Calls Against the Spread

    Oddsmakers know exactly what they're doing by Week 13 of the NFL season, which means finding good value when picking against the spread becomes increasingly difficult...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 3,662 reads 0 comments

  11. Manny Pacquiao Doesn't Need to Rush Back to Ring After Victory over Brandon Rios

    At 34 years old, Manny Pacquiao is no longer in the prime of his career. The Filipino hero's resume is rivaled only by that of Floyd Mayweather as being this generation's top star in boxing...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 4,918 reads 6 comments

  12. Battle 4 Atlantis 2013: Top Storylines to Watch in Thanksgiving Weekend Tourney

    The Battle 4 Atlantis may be set in the beautiful Bahamas, but that doesn't mean it's all fun and games. The Thanksgiving weekend tournament provides the background for an exciting slate of basketball with plenty of storylines to watch unfold...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 7,535 reads 2 comments

  13. National Dog Show 2013 Results: Best in Show and List of Winners

    The National Dog Show has become a staple of American Thanksgiving television fare, and that tradition continued with the 2013 edition...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 42,807 reads 0 comments

  14. Week 13 NFL Predictions: Teams That Will Make Major Statement in Playoff Race

    Week 13 of the NFL season means that the playoff race is really starting to heat up. It's at this point in the season, with three-quarters of the games already done, that the details of the playoff picture start sorting themselves out...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 711 reads 1 comments

  15. Jhonny Peralta Signs 4-Year Deal with St. Louis Cardinals

    The St. Louis Cardinals have wasted no time in reloading for another run at the National League pennant and a shot at the World Series...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 34,703 reads 114 comments

  16. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 12: Analyzing Best and Worst Matchups Across the League

    With most leagues heading into the playoffs in two weeks, now is not the time to make a mistake when setting your fantasy football lineup...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 1,023 reads 0 comments

  17. Pacquiao vs. Rios: Pac-Man's Dominant Win Keeps Mayweather Superfight Alive

    Manny Pacquiao 's back-to-back losses against Juan Manuel Marquez and Timothy Bradley may have put a serious damper on a potential bout with Floyd Mayweather , but his thorough ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 680 reads 1 comments

  18. Heisman Race 2013: Biggest Winners from Wild Week 13

    Week 13 proved to be a very strange one for the 2013 Heisman race. Heading into Saturday's action, it appeared to be a four-man race featuring Jameis Winston, Marcus Mariota , Johnny Manziel and Bryce Petty...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 3,710 reads 15 comments

  19. College Football Rankings 2013: Projecting New Top 25 After Week 13

    Week 13 of the college football season might not give us a new No. 1 or 2 in the polls, but it likely will bring about some notable changes in the Top 25. Both No. 1 Alabama and No...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 3,766 reads 0 comments

  20. Pacquiao vs. Rios Highlights: What Went Right and Wrong for Each Fighter

    Manny Pacquiao had a lot of doubters heading into his fight with Brandon Rios early Sunday morning in Macau , China...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 530 reads 1 comments

  21. Marion Grice Injury: Updates on Arizona State RB's Leg, Likely Return Date

    Updates for Sunday, Dec. 15 From AZ Central's Doug Haller: ASU coach Todd Graham said he still expects Marion Grice to be ready for Holiday Bowl. Grice still not practicing...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 11 months ago 13,559 reads 4 comments

  22. UFC 167: Top Storylines to Emerge from GSP vs. Hendricks Event

    The UFC set out to celebrate its 20th anniversary in style with a stacked UFC 167 card. What resulted was a night full of shockers and just enough controversy to remind fans why we love (and maybe hate) this sport...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 12 months ago 5,492 reads 6 comments

  23. UFC 167 Results: Highlighting Top Preliminary Performances in Las Vegas

    UFC 167 not only featured a main card stacked with big names, but it provided plenty of impressive performances before the pay-per-view action got started in Las Vegas...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 12 months ago 1,827 reads 1 comments

  24. GSP vs Hendricks Rematch: Dana White Thinks St-Pierre Must Fight Bigg Rigg Again

    Georges St-Pierre may not want to rush back to the Octagon anytime soon after narrowly defeating Johny "Bigg Rigg" Hendricks on Saturday night, but UFC president Dana White has other ideas...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 12 months ago 125,951 reads 331 comments

  25. UFC 167: Evans vs. Sonnen Recap and Analysis

    Rashad Evans reintroduced himself as one of the top light heavyweights in the world with a superb performance against Chael Sonnen in the co-main event at UFC 167 : Rashad Evans d...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 12 months ago 1,820 reads 0 comments