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Every NFL Team's To-Do List Heading into 2016 Training Camps

Of course, the long days of hard work in the heat and humidity may have some players feeling like they're at gloomy Camp Crystal Lake...

Ranking the 25 Best Moves of the 2016 Offseason

Outside of Ryan Fitzpatrick's contract negotiations with the New York Jets, every other major acquisition that the NFL as a whole is going to make...

NFL Power Rankings: How Do Experts Stack Up Teams After the Draft?

The NFL is far different today than the league everyone remembers from just three months ago. The Denver Broncos are still the reigning world champions,...

Liverpool Transfer News: Martin Skrtel Considers Future, Latest Reds Rumours

According to ESPN FC's Peter O'Rourke, the news comes from an unnamed source, who reported the Slovakian "could consider moving on" if he remains behind...

2016 NFL Draft: Needs and Targets for Teams After 1st Week of Free Agency

In terms of pure personnel impact, the first few days of free agency are up there with draft weekend in the NFL. With the draft...

Fantasy Baseball 2016: 10 Hitters Who Will Bust Out as Must-Have Stars

Every season, a handful of players punch in the right coordinates and make the light speed-esque jump from promising up-and-comer to genuine star. Arguably the...

Predicting Over/Under with Each 2016 MLB Contender's Win Total

With spring training ramping up, teams across Major League Baseball are just about ready to start playing fake games. For the contenders, the idea will...

Wei-Yin Chen Is Latest Move in Long Saga of Directionless Marlins Franchise

Say what you want about the Miami Marlins—and we're about to say a lot of unkind things—but they have made a fine art out of...

Will 2016 Spell the End of Major League Baseball's 162-Game Season?

Commissioner Rob Manfred broached the subject back in May, and while he didn't make a clear endorsement for or against the 162-game schedule, he sounded...

Stoke City vs. Liverpool: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Live Stream, TV Info

Liverpool make the hour-long trip down the M6 to take on Stoke City on Tuesday evening in the first leg of the League Cup semi-final...

Barcelona Transfer News: Robin van Persie Reacts to Blaugrana, Chelsea Rumours

Fenerbahce striker Robin van Persie has played down rumours linking him with moves to Barcelona and Chelsea after pledging his loyalty to the Super Lig...

Biggest Issues Facing PSG in Final Month of 2015 Transfer Window

On top of that, Alphonse Areola, Romain Habran and Jordan Ikoko have gone out on loan, Zoumana Camara has retired and joined the backroom staff...

As Hall Induction Nears, Pedro Martinez Looks Back on Best Pitching Season ...

Jim Rogash/Associated Press. Every bullpen session Pedro threw between starts, Ramon was there. If anything Pedro did looked even slightly different, Ramon was able to...

Oakland Raiders' 2013 Draft Class Under Pressure in Make-or-Break Season

Outside linebacker Sio Moore must overcome hip surgery, per SilverandBlackPride.com writer Levi Damien and competition from a linebacker corps stocked with talent. Ray-Ray Armstrong made...

Chelsea FC: Josh McEachran Dwarfed by Bertrand Traore

Chelsea's English central midfielder Josh McEachran, 22, is slowly rectifying his career on loan at Vitesse. Surpassing McEachran's gradual ... Traore is to Vitesse manager...

Marlins Watching Another High-Expectation Season Go Up in Flames in April

That's going to change, as we know veterans like Morse and Prado and homegrown studs Christian Yelich and Marcell Ozuna can swing the bat. Once...

Fantasy Baseball 2015: B/R Expert's Final 25-Round Mock Draft, Version 3.0

Forget your chores and homework or your nine-to-five responsibilities and honey-do list. Your fantasy baseball draft is happening, like, more or less now. (That is,...

Playing out a 2015 March Madness Bracket of All 30 MLB Teams

The action takes place on the basketball court, but there's no reason why baseball can't get in on the fun too. Imagine building a bracket...

College Football Rankings 2014: Power Ranking All 128 Teams for Week 8

Melvin Gordon had 175 rushing yards and four touchdowns while Corey Clement ran for 164 yards and a TD on 13 carries. That made up...

Derek Carr, Brice Butler, Denarius Moore's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 6

On the other side of these catches were a wide variety of receivers, including Andre Holmes, Brice Butler, James Jones and Denarius Moore. While Jones...

Predicting the 15 Biggest Transfer Rumours for January 2015

The 2015 January transfer window is still months away but, for lovers of speculation (and those bored by the international break), thoughts have already turned...

David De Gea Succeeding Where Others Failed to Overcome Poor Start at Man ...

But even he was only first choice for three seasons before he was sent on loan to Marseille. Tim Howard has become a solid Premier...

The 49ers Got It Wrong on Alex Smith, and He's Proving It with the Chiefs

Geoff Schwartz remembers the first time he saw Kansas City quarterback Alex Smith run in a game. Smith escaped from the pocket and what Schwartz...

Texas Football: Longhorns Must Find Offensive Identity, and Fast

The Texas Longhorns kicked off Big 12 play on a positive note with a 23-0 shutout over the Kansas Jayhawks. Quarterback Tyrone Swoopes completed 19-of-34...

Why Sean Doolittle's Return Could Push the Oakland Athletics into the Playoffs

Manager Bob Melvin tried to implement a closer-by-committee like he did after Jim Johnson was removed from the role in April, with left-hander Eric O'Flaherty...

McLaren Are the Manchester United of Formula 1 and Need Big-Name Arrival

Man Utd sacked the unsuccessful Moyes and replaced him with Louis van Gaal. The Dutchman is their first ever manager from ... Highly-rated former Red...

How Far Away Is Wladimir Klitschko from Retirement After Biceps Injury?

He's held at least some version of the heavyweight championship since knocking out Chris Byrd back in 2006. For historical purposes, he's been the Transnational...

Latest NBA Whispers as Season Approaches

It's only a matter of time before Kevin Love is officially a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Andrew Wiggins is on the Minnesota Timberwolves,...

BBC Voice of Football Results James Alexander Gordon Dies Aged 78

The Scottish announcer first began reading results live on air in 1973, one year after joining the BBC, reported by Chris Johnston of The Guardian.

College Football Big Ten Predictions for 2014

Senior Tony Lippett (613 receiving yards, two TDs) will lead a receiving corps full of talent and depth. Juniors Macgarrett Kings and Aaron Burbridge return,...

Fantasy Football 2014: Why Drafting QB Late Is a Pivotal Draft Strategy

There are, however, certain methods to best exploit value at different positions and in different areas of the draft. One such strategy that could have...

The 1 Trade Deadline Deal the Cincinnati Reds Have to Make

According to multiple sources, including MLB.com's Mark Sheldon, CSNPhilly.com's Jim Salisbury and ESPN.com's Jim Bowden, the Reds have at least checked in on a number...

From the End of His Rope to Front of Rotation, Scott Kazmir Earning Straight A's

Two summers ago, pitching for the independent league Sugar Land (Texas) Skeeters, Scott Kazmir's pitching career was so far lost in the woods that he...

Does Carlos Boozer Really Deserve Punch-Line Status?

Boozer gives the Lakers the kind of proven big-man scoring option that they don't have among the group of Jordan Hill, Julius Randle, Ed Davis,...

Carlos Boozer Addition Leaves Lakers in Uniquely Unsettling Position

Boozer gives the Lakers the kind a proven big-man scoring option that they don't have among the group of Jordan Hill, Julius Randle, Ed Davis,...

Manchester United's 5 Biggest Transfer Failures of All Time

The club are currently in the motion of a rebuilding programme under Louis van Gaal and will be looking for their next success story after...

Surveying Remaining NFL Free Agents and Their Best Team Fits

While NFL rosters have largely taken shape after the initial boom of free agency and the draft, there are still a number of quality players...

Did Orlando Magic Sign Ben Gordon to Create Another Trade Asset?

But there's little doubt that this signing gives general manager Rob Hennigan some options. If he wanted the resources to trade for a higher-salaried star,...

Predicting the Last 5 In, Last 5 out for Patriots' 53-Man Roster

Only 46 players may suit up each Sunday, but teams that effectively utilize their entire 53-man roster through the season have a distinct advantage. Players...

Newcastle United to Sign Ajax Captain Siem De Jong

Injuries plagued his progress during 2013/14 and ultimately cost him a place in Louis van Gaal's World Cup squad. Nevertheless, he still registered nine league...

Examining Tottenham Hotspur's Signings from the Last 5 Summer Transfer ...

Rafael van der Vaart's deadline-day arrival from Real Madrid was a convenient one for all parties concerned. Madrid were keen to offload his wages while...

What Offseason Moves Are Next for Magic?

The 21-year-old can certainly become another important piece of the puzzle in general manager Rob Hennigan's attempt to make the Orlando Magic a perennial playoff...

Post-Draft NBA Power Rankings

Gordon is still pretty raw and will have to fight for minutes alongside other athletic wing types like Tobias Harris, Maurice Harkless and post players...

Fact or Fiction for the Patriots' Biggest Offseason Question Marks

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick is not someone who likes questions, let alone question marks. His terse answers to members of the media...

Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2014 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

... victorious earlier this week to give the Irish trainer the Group 1 Sprint double: SLADE POWER wraps up a stunning week for Ed Lynam...

Power Ranking NFL's Most Dominant Pass-Rushing Duos

The Giants are also hoping second-year pro Damontre Moore has a big year and the team added defensive end Robert Ayers (Denver Broncos) in free...

Every NBA General Manager's Draft Track Record

Rob Hennigan has only presided over the Orlando Magic as GM since June, 2012, but he's already made a significant mark during the two drafts...

Biggest Questions Facing Every NFL Team Following Offseason OTAs

But keep in mind that the Colts will be without Pro Bowl outside linebacker Robert Mathis for the first four games of the regular season...

Breaking Down All the New Faces on the Steelers

For an organization as stable as the Pittsburgh Steelers, change is not always easy. But after back-to-back missed playoff appearances, change became necessary. Following the...

Ranking the 5 Greatest England vs. Uruguay Clashes

By Rob Pollard , Manchester City Correspondent. Jun 17, 2014. Share · Tweet. « Prev. 1 of 7. Next » ... Bobby Moore captained the...