Michael Dixon

Michael Dixon
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Bay Area born and raised, I have extensive experience in both the print and online worlds. There are few things in this world I love doing more than talking sports.

NCAA Tournament 2016 upsets: Tracking most shocking results

One of the highlights of every NCAA Tournament are the upsets. The 2016 tournament is no different. This is the place to monitor which ones have occurred. We'll keep...

NCAA Tournament 2016 bracket: Predicting 5 best matchups in Round 2

The NCAA Tournament bracket in 2016 is loaded with exciting matchups, and there are some really great ones to look forward to in Round 2. While teams and...

Phil Jackson as Knicks’ part-time coach would be disastrous

The New York Knicks need a good coach. They also need a good coach who can run the team for 82 games. With that in mind, the idea...

Ranking 10 worst NFL front offices

For NFL fans, there is nothing worse than dealing with a perpetually bad front office. Bad players and coaches come and go within a few years, but...

8 big schools most likely to be upset in 2016 NCAA Tournament

Whether it's over the course of the 2015-16 NCAA basketball season or over the last few years, we've certainly gotten used to talking about certain teams in...

Dak Prescott releases statement following DUI arrest

Following his DUI arrest early Saturday morning, former Mississippi State quarterback Dak Prescott released a statement to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, who in turn released...
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Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker re-fractures right elbow

Oakland Athletics right-handed pitcher Jarrod Parker injured his right arm in a rehab stint on Thursday, and according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, it's been diagnosed...
Kristaps Porzingis is a name to watch as NBA trades go down

Phil Jackson says Kristaps Porzingis has ‘hit a wall’

Overall, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson likes what he's seen from rookie Kristaps Porzingis, but he hasn't been terribly pleased with the recent progress of his...

Johnhy Manziel issues statement about being waived by Browns

Hours after being waived by the Cleveland Browns, quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement through his publicist, per Ian Rapaport of the NFL Network. https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/708370071920443392 While a statement riddled with...

Jared Lorenzen offers services to Broncos

John Elway and Gary Kubiak, pay attention. Jared Lorenzen is available and is interested in playing for the Denver Broncos. https://twitter.com/JaredLorenzen22/status/707698259976986624 A few quick facts on our man Lorenzen...

Report: Jared Goff made bad impression on Browns during combine interview

University of California's Jared Goff will likely be a high pick in the upcoming NFL Draft, but he reportedly failed to impress in his pre-draft interview with the...
Johnny Manziel

Cleveland Browns waive Johnny Manziel

One of the rockiest unions in all of sports came to an end today, as the Cleveland Browns have waived quarterback Johnny Manziel. https://twitter.com/Browns/status/708330756741836800 This is not even remotely surprising....
Joe Girardi New York Yankees

10 MLB teams facing make or break seasons in 2016

Just like there are no shortage of MLB players facing make or break seasons in 2016, plenty of MLB teams face the same expectations. In some cases, the...

Jim Harbaugh: Colin Kaepernick is ‘great player’ who will ‘flourish’

Jim Harbaugh may not be coaching Colin Kaepernick anymore, but sure sounds like he remains a leading member of the quarterback's fan club. In a Wednesday evening...

DeMarco Murray quips that he ‘took a year off’

DeMarco Murray is feeling good about the upcoming season as a member of the Tennessee Titans. He has a reason for optimism, as Jim Wyatt of Titansonline.com...

Did the Broncos make the wrong decision by letting Peyton Manning retire?

Now that the Denver Broncos have officially lost Brock Osweiler to the Houston Texans, it's time to revisit one question. Should they have tried harder to persuade...

Report: Victor Cruz will take paycut to remain with Giants

The New York Giants and receiver Victor Cruz are in talks to rework his contract so he can remain with the club, per Art Stapleton of The...
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Report: Brock Osweiler refused phone calls from teammates, coaches for 2 weeks

Brock Osweiler has reportedly signed with the Houston Texans, and he was apparently done with Denver for quite some time. Based on a report from Mike Klis of...

Jim McElwain praises Jim Harbaugh for Florida practices

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh's decision to have the Wolverines practice in Florida is not winning him many popularity contests with the NCAA commissioner, or SEC and ACC coaches....

Matt Flynn throws shade at current QB contracts

It's not often that you a hear current quarterback criticizing the contracts of other current quarterbacks, but Matt Flynn has done just that. https://twitter.com/mflynn3/status/707674879424733184 It's likely that Flynn is...
NFL free agents, Colin Kaepernick

Report: Broncos interested in Robert Griffin III, Colin Kapernick

With Brock Osweiler reportedly on his way to the Houston Texans, the Denver Broncos are shifting their interest to a few guys who were once considered the future of...

Report: Matt Hasselbeck to replace Mike Ditka on ‘Sunday Countdown’

Matt Hasselbeck is getting ready to follow his brother, Tim, into a role in sports media. Jason McIntyre of The Big Lead is reporting that Hasselbeck "is expected...

WATCH: Stedman Bailey training for NFL comeback after being shot in head

Stedman Bailey wants to return to the NFL and the Los Angeles Rams after being shot in the head last year. The receiver is working incredibly hard to...

Report: Texans ‘making strong push’ to sign Lamar Miller

Lamar Miller might be the man that the Houston Texans land to replace Arian Foster. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Texans are in hot...