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Jose Mourinho Tosses Barbs at Conte and Wenger

Jose Mourinho Tosses Barbs at Conte and Wenger

The increasing threat of spending power by the Chinese Super League has been creating waves across Europe. A number of the biggest managers on the continent have given their opinions toward the issue. First Bayern’s Carlo Ancelotti... 
Zachary Orr Forced to Retire from NFL at 24

Zachary Orr Forced to Retire from NFL at 24

Zachary Orr a linebacker with the Baltimore Ravens made an announcement on Friday that he was retiring from the NFL after learning of his congenital spinal condition. Orr, who is just 24, led Baltimore in tackles this season with 132.... 
Bagwell, Raines and Rodriguez Voted into Hall of Fame

Bagwell, Raines and Rodriguez Voted into Hall of Fame

Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez and Tim Raines were elected by baseball writers into the Baseball Hall of Fame Wednesday. The pool of voters has shifted to younger, more analytically inclined as well as less concerned about steroids or... 
Three Football Players for Oregon Hospitalized Following Workouts

Three Football Players for Oregon Hospitalized Following Workouts

Three football players for the Oregon Ducks were hospitalized following a series of tough strength and conditioning workouts last week at the university. Cam McCormick a tight end and Sam Poutasi and Doug Brenner, both offensive lineman... 
NFL Moves Kickoff of Steelers-Chiefs Back to 8:20 pm Sunday

NFL Moves Kickoff of Steelers-Chiefs Back to 8:20 pm Sunday

The NFL moved the divisional playoff game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the host Kansas City Chiefs back to Sunday night due to an approaching ice storm. In a prepared statement that was sent out by the league on Friday afternoon,... 
New Development Football League Could Cause College Shift

New Development Football League Could Cause College Shift

A new professional football league that hopes to launch during 2018 said their intentions are not to compete with college football. The league first must get off the ground and come up with money for financing. However, if they are... 
Clemson Dethrones Alabama to Win National Championship

Clemson Dethrones Alabama to Win National Championship

Deshaun Watson led his teammates on Clemson to a national championship on Monday night when the Tigers defeated Alabama 35-31. Clemson scored 21 points during a frantic final quarter, and scored with just 1 second remaining to beat... 
Minnesota Hires P.J. Fleck to Bring Change to Program

Minnesota Hires P.J. Fleck to Bring Change to Program

Western Michigan lost head coach P.J. Fleck as he left to take the head coaching job for the Minnesota Golden Gophers a football program that is reeling from a 10-player suspension and a threatened boycott by players at a recent bowl... 
Nick Saban: Sarkisian Knows All About Alabama Offense

Nick Saban: Sarkisian Knows All About Alabama Offense

Alabama replaced Lane Kiffin with Steve Sarkisian a week before its national championship game against Clemson. Kiffin left the team one week prior than expected to take over his new position as the head coach of Florida Atlantic. Kiffin... 
Sam Darnold Leads USC to Thrilling Win in Rose Bowl

Sam Darnold Leads USC to Thrilling Win in Rose Bowl

Clay Helton the USC head coach was considered just three months ago as being a flop in his first year as the Trojans coach. Quarterback Sam Darnold at that time was a backup that nobody even knew. However, on Monday the two helped... 
NFL Delays Aldon Smith Reinstatement Until At Least March

NFL Delays Aldon Smith Reinstatement Until At Least March

Aldon Smith the suspended pass rusher for the Oakland Raiders is not going to be reinstated this season by the NFL. A spokesperson for the league said on Friday that the NFL deferred its decision on the petition sent by Smith for reinstatement... 
Tampa Bay Running Back Doug Martin Suspended for PEDs

Tampa Bay Running Back Doug Martin Suspended for PEDs

Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin violated the policy of the NFL for performance enhancing drugs and must serve a suspension of four games that takes effective immediately, he announced on Wednesday. Martin on Wednesday... 
NBA: Referees Missed Two Calls Late in Cavs and Warriors Game

NBA: Referees Missed Two Calls Late in Cavs and Warriors Game

The Golden State Warriors lost on Christmas Day to the defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers 109-108. If that loss was not enough, on Monday a report on the last two minutes of the game released by the NBA said the referees in... 
Jets Head Coach Hospitalized Stays Behind When Team Leaves

Jets Head Coach Hospitalized Stays Behind When Team Leaves

Todd Bowles the head coach of the New York Jets was hospitalized on Friday for an illness that was not disclosed. Bowles did not accompany his team when they left New York to travel to New England for a Saturday games versus the Patriots. The... 
Grayson Allen at Center of Another Tripping Incident

Grayson Allen at Center of Another Tripping Incident

Grayson Allen the star guard for the Duke Blue Devils has found himself back in the spotlight thanks to a tripping controversy as the Duke player once again intentionally tripped an opponent from Elon on Wednesday night. Allen apologized... 
Washington’s Jordan Reed Ejected for Punching Kurt Coleman

Washington’s Jordan Reed Ejected for Punching Kurt Coleman

The Washington Redskins lost to the Carolina Panthers on Monday Night Football but went down swinging, not by giving an extraordinary effort in the loss, but through a punch that summed up the team’s Monday Night Football melt down. For... 
Holiday Bowl in Peril Due to Suspensions and Possible Boycott

Holiday Bowl in Peril Due to Suspensions and Possible Boycott

The football team at the University of Minnesota has threatened to boycott a second-tier bowl game after 10 of its players were suspended due to being accused of taking part in a September sexual assault. Prosecutors said there was... 
Tennessee Titans Quarterback Preparing for His Coldest Game

Tennessee Titans Quarterback Preparing for His Coldest Game

Tennessee Titans star quarterback Marcus Mariota played collegiate ball at Oregon in the Pacific Northwest. Last season he also saw some cold weather with temperatures dropping below 40 degrees Fahrenheit with a 33-degree wind chill... 
Jeff Fisher Relieved of Duties as Los Angeles Rams Coach

Jeff Fisher Relieved of Duties as Los Angeles Rams Coach

On Monday, the Los Angeles Rams fires embattled head coach Jeff Fisher. The decision to fire Fisher was called by COO of the Rams Kevin Demoff an organizational failure and was one that was only performance related. John Fassel, the... 
Parents of Colin Kaepernick Break Their Silence over Son

Parents of Colin Kaepernick Break Their Silence over Son

Colin Kaepernicks’s parents have ended their silence over the embattled quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers about the decision by him to kneel while the national anthem is being played prior to NFL games. Rick and Teresa Kaepernick... 
Willie Taggart Hired to Coach Oregon Ducks

Willie Taggart Hired to Coach Oregon Ducks

The Oregon Ducks have hired Will Taggart the University of South Florida football coach to be the Ducks next head coach. He is to be introduced in Oregon on Thursday morning at a press conference. Taggart replaces the fired Mark Helfrich.... 
Klay Thompson Scores 60 Points In Golden State Win

Klay Thompson Scores 60 Points In Golden State Win

Klay Thompson can get hot shooting the basketball, but his performance on Monday night reached another level. The Golden State Warriors’ guard hit 21 of his 33 shots on the night, including 8 of his 14 from beyond the three-point... 
Washington Makes Big Case for Place in CFP with Pac-12 Title

Washington Makes Big Case for Place in CFP with Pac-12 Title

The Washington Huskies did just what they had to on Friday night – win the Pac-12 championship game in convincing style. Now the team will wait until Sunday morning to see if that was enough in the minds of the selection committee. With... 
Mike Zimmer Might Miss Minnesota’s Game Thursday Due to Eye Surgery

Mike Zimmer Might Miss Minnesota’s Game Thursday Due to Eye Surgery

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had emergency eye surgery Wednesday night, said team officials and at this time, his status is unknown for Thursday’s game with the Dallas Cowboys. Rick Spielman the general manager of the Vikings... 
Tragedy Strikes as Brazilian Soccer Team’s Plane Crashes

Tragedy Strikes as Brazilian Soccer Team’s Plane Crashes

Brazilian soccer club Chapecoense was heading to its biggest match in its history with 81 people on board a plane that crashed late Monday in Colombia. The crash killed 76 of the 81 people aboard, said authorities. The club was headed... 
Reports: Texas Will Fire Charlie Strong on Saturday

Reports: Texas Will Fire Charlie Strong on Saturday

On Saturday morning, Texas school officials will meet with head football coach Charlie Strong, according to reports in the media. It is expected that Strong will be fired during the Saturday morning meeting, said sources. A number... 
Colin Kaepernick Questioned Over Shirt with Fidel Castro Picture

Colin Kaepernick Questioned Over Shirt with Fidel Castro Picture

This week, the San Francisco 49ers visit the Miami Dolphins and Colin Kaepernick the starting quarterback for the 49ers held a conference call with media members from South Florida. However, one of the reporters insisted on discussing... 
Jurgen Klinsmann Fired By U.S. Soccer

Jurgen Klinsmann Fired By U.S. Soccer

On Monday, U.S. Soccer fired Jurgen Klinsmann as coach of the men’s national soccer team. Klinsmann was not able to realize his ambition of introducing his attacking mentality to the national team and ultimately paid the price by... 
Pittsburgh Steelers Establish Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Research

Pittsburgh Steelers Establish Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Research

This week Art Rooney II the team president for the Pittsburgh Steelers announced the establishment of The Chuck Noll Foundation for Brain Injury Research. The new foundation will support the continued education and research related... 
U.S. National Soccer Team Suffers Two Losses in World Cup Qualifying

U.S. National Soccer Team Suffers Two Losses in World Cup Qualifying

Looking shocked, team coach Jurgen Klinsmann called his team’s 4-0 loss a bitter moment. The U.S. Men’s National Soccer team was humiliated on Tuesday night by Costa Rica in a World Cup qualifier. Klinsmann said the defeat hurt... 
Wrestling Season Suspended by Columbia Due to Racist and Lewd Messages

Wrestling Season Suspended by Columbia Due to Racist and Lewd Messages

The wrestling team at Columbia University calls itself the oldest intercollegiate program in the nation. However, the program was suspended by university officials, while an investigation is carried out over text messages team members... 
Upsets are the Order of the Day in College Football

Upsets are the Order of the Day in College Football

Three of four teams in the College Football Playoff top 4 rankings were upset on Saturday as Week 11 of the college football regular helped to shake up the CFP rankings that will come out for the third time on Tuesday. Six teams in... 
Denver Nuggets Protest Loss After Blown Call Admitted by NBA

Denver Nuggets Protest Loss After Blown Call Admitted by NBA

On Thursday, the Denver Nuggets filed with the NBA an official protest over their loss of one-point to the Memphis Grizzlies earlier in the week. The filing came in response to NBA acknowledging in its post-mortem Last Two Minutes... 
Washington Huskies Now No. 4 in Second Rankings of CFP

Washington Huskies Now No. 4 in Second Rankings of CFP

The Washington Huskies moved into the fourth spot in the second rankings for the College Football Playoff, putting the four teams that remain unbeaten from the country’s Power Five conferences in the top 4 of the selection committee’s... 
Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose Return to Chicago for First Time

Joakim Noah and Derrick Rose Return to Chicago for First Time

A smattering of boos and a few cheers could be heard when Derrick Rose was introduced prior to the start of his first game back to Chicago on Friday night. He was booed as well the first couple of times he touched the ball. However,... 
Chicago Cubs End 108-Year Old Curse With Epic Victory in Game 7

Chicago Cubs End 108-Year Old Curse With Epic Victory in Game 7

The young Chicago Cubs, with the majority of them born during the 1990s, were never believers in curses, spells, jinxes or anything similar that stopped Cubs’ teams prior to them from winning the World Series. For just the first... 
Vikings Lose Again, Could There Be a Trade Coming?

Vikings Lose Again, Could There Be a Trade Coming?

The Minnesota Vikings played dreadful on Monday Night Football as Halloween was not good to them. The offensive line had a hard time stopping the pass rush of NFC North rivals the Chicago Bears. The Bears sacked the quarterback 5 times... 
Russell Westbrook Nets 51 Points and Triple Double

Russell Westbrook Nets 51 Points and Triple Double

Russell Westbrook posted the first triple-double that included 50 points scored since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar did it during 1975. The offensive explosion by Westbrook led the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 113-110 overtime win over Phoenix... 
Anthony Davis Joins Elite Company with 50-Point Opening Game

Anthony Davis Joins Elite Company with 50-Point Opening Game

The 2016-17 NBA season tipped off earlier this week and Anthony Davis offered two early reminders to basketball watchers on Wednesday night. The New Orleans Pelicans forward was plagued by nagging injuries last season that kept him... 
NBA Ready for One of a Kind Season Starting Tuesday

NBA Ready for One of a Kind Season Starting Tuesday

The NBA has a number of story lines as the season begins on Tuesday. The Western Conference will have a star-studded team by the name of the Golden State Warriors, the Cleveland Cavaliers will do anything necessary to retain their... 
Another Domestic Violence Case Involving Josh Brown Hits the NFL

Another Domestic Violence Case Involving Josh Brown Hits the NFL

Josh Brown the place kicker for the NFL’s New York Giants was put on paid leave on Friday just hours after Giants head coach Ben McAdoo had trouble answering questions on how the Giants would discipline their kicker for abusing his... 
Adrian Gonzalez Remains Upset Over Replay Decision

Adrian Gonzalez Remains Upset Over Replay Decision

The Los Angeles Dodgers lost to the Chicago Cubs 10-2 in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series. However, before the score got out of hand Adrian Gonzalez the first baseman for the Dodgers said a controversial call on instant... 
Todd Bowles: Ryan Fitzpatrick Remains Our Quarterback

Todd Bowles: Ryan Fitzpatrick Remains Our Quarterback

The New York Jets have had a disastrous NFL season thus far and that includes their quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick. It appeared some hope was on the horizon Monday night when Todd Bowles the head coach finally yanked Fitzpatrick in favor... 
Francisco Lindor and Corey Kluber Give Cleveland 1-0 ALCS Lead

Francisco Lindor and Corey Kluber Give Cleveland 1-0 ALCS Lead

Francisco Lindor hit a home run that helped the Cleveland Indians to an opening game victory over the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League Championship Series. Lindor’s two-run home run during the sixth inning and the pitching... 
Colin Kaepernick Will Start For San Francisco This Week

Colin Kaepernick Will Start For San Francisco This Week

On offense, the San Francisco 49ers have had a number of problems during the first five weeks of the regular season. That has led Chip Kelly the head coach to make a quarterback change. Kelly announced on Wednesday that Colin Kaepernick... 
Marc Trestman Fired By Baltimore Ravens After Five Weeks

Marc Trestman Fired By Baltimore Ravens After Five Weeks

Baltimore Ravens fans must be feeling a bit of déjà vu as the team fired its offensive coordinator for the second time in four seasons during the season. The team hopes to gives its offense new life. On Monday, Baltimore announced... 
New England Patriots Put Jacoby Brissett on Injured Reserve

New England Patriots Put Jacoby Brissett on Injured Reserve

Tom Brady has not been added to the active roster of the New England Patriots, but that will happen soon if not before this article is published because they now have one spot open for him. A spot on the New England roster of 53 became... 
Chuck Pagano on the Hot Seat in Indianapolis

Chuck Pagano on the Hot Seat in Indianapolis

The NFL regular season is now a quarter over and already there is talk about coaching changes. The failure of some teams to live up to expectations has caused their respective coaches to put on the hot seat. One such team is the Indianapolis... 
Tom Brady Is Back and Ready to Put Deflategate Behind Him

Tom Brady Is Back and Ready to Put Deflategate Behind Him

In what was his first comments publicly since he returned from his four-game suspension by the  NFL, Tom Brady the star quarterback for the New England Patriots confirmed he was at Gillette Stadium Monday while moving forward in preparation... 
Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons Has Bone Fracture in Right Foot

Philadelphia 76ers: Ben Simmons Has Bone Fracture in Right Foot

It appeared following the NBA draft this summer that things were beginning to finally look up for the Philadelphia 76ers. However, on Friday afternoon, those thoughts changed, when the No. 1 overall pick in the June NBA draft, Ben...