Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson
Writer at Sportsnaut. Journalism student at San Diego State University. Seen on MSN. Previously: eDraft, The Connection
Penn State Nittany Lions linebacker Micah Parsons

Penn State star Micah Parsons opts out, declares for 2021 NFL Draft

Penn State Nittany Lions star Micah Parsons announced Thursday that he is opting out of the 2020 college football season and declaring for the 2021...
Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Will Smith

Atlanta Braves activate All-Star Will Smith (COVID-19) off injured list

Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Will Smith will return to the mound and make his 2020 debut this weekend after missing more than a month with...
Michigan Wolverines flag flies during 2019 football season

University of Michigan to lose $100-plus million in revenue if fall sports canceled?

As the Michigan Wolverines prepare for the 2020 college football season, there is more on the line than ever for head coach Jim Harbaugh's program....
Seattle Seahawks helmet

Report: Seattle Seahawks interested in two Pro Bowl edge rushers

The Seattle Seahawks entered the offseason needing an edge rusher, but they made a big move to boost their secondary. With the 2020 NFL season...
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly and Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo

Navy-Notre Dame football game canceled for 2020 season

The annual game between the Navy Midshipmen and Notre Dame Fighting Irish has been one of the best traditions in college football for decades. Unfortunately,...
Kansas City Chiefs offensive tackle Lucas Niang

Kansas City Chiefs third-round pick Lucas Niang opts out of 2020 NFL season

Kansas City Chiefs offensive tackle Lucas Niang will opt-out of the 2020 season, becoming the 61st NFL player to choose not to play this year...
Seattle Mariners players wearing masks during MLB season

MLB creates strict protocols after latest COVID-19 outbreak

Major League Baseball learned a crucial lesson about suspending games from the Miami Marlins' COVID-19 outbreak. As the St. Louis Cardinals recover from baseball's second...
NFL football during 2019 season

Latest COVID-19 test results are a great sign for 2020 NFL season

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused many to fear the 2020 NFL season could be in jeopardy, with concerns that a single outbreak could end football...
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle

Report: 49ers’ TE George Kittle will ‘break the bank’ with new contract extension

The San Francisco 49ers recognize how important All-Pro tight end George Kittle is to their offense and are hopeful for a contract extension. If the...
Alabama Crimson Tide offensive line

LOOK: Alabama Crimson Tide’s 360-pound OL Evan Neal shows off insane athleticism

The Alabama Crimson Tide have a history of producing NFL-caliber offensive lineman every year. If NFL scouts are looking for the next great offensive tackle,...
NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown

Antonio Brown’s asking price hurting chances at NFL return?

Antonio Brown cleared a major hurdle towards a potential NFL return when the league announced his eight-game suspension for the 2020 season. However, it appears...
Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies

Atlanta Braves All-Star Ozzie Albies placed on injured list

Atlanta Braves second baseman Ozzie Albies was placed on the 10-day injured list Wednesday. Albies, an All-Star selection in 2018 and a...
Buffalo Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White

Bills’ All-Pro Tre’Davious White ‘undecided’ on playing this season

The Buffalo Bills will head into the 2020 NFL season with their best shot at winning the AFC East in over a decade. Unfortunately, they...
Las Vegas Raiders helmet in front of Allegiant Stadium

Las Vegas Raiders could lose staggering amount without stadium attendance this season

The Las Vegas Raiders took massive action before the 2020 NFL season by banning fan attendance at Allegiant Stadium this year due to the COVID-19...
Oakland Raiders edge rusher Dion Jordan

Report: 49ers expected to sign former No. 3 pick Dion Jordan

Just a day after visiting with the team, former No. 3 overall pick Dion Jordan is expected to sign with the San Francisco 49ers in...
Central Florida Knights QB McKenzie Milton

UCF star QB McKenzie Milton makes incredible recovery after devastating leg injury

When UCF Knights quarterback McKenzie Milton was carted off the field with a devastating leg injury in 2018, many feared his career was over and...
Ohio State Buckeyes QB Justin Fields against Michigan

Big Ten releases 2020 schedule, teams can begin camp on Friday

The Big Ten conference took its first huge step towards the 2020 college football season on Wednesday by releasing its 10-game, conference-only schedule fall. With...
Connecticut Huskies players during 2019 season

UConn cancels 2020 college football season

The University of Connecticut announced Wednesday it is canceling its 2020 college football season due to concerns of playing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Drone during MLB game

LOOK: Pittsburgh Pirates-Minnesota Twins game experiences in-game drone delay

The 2020 MLB season has already been full of strange moments and plenty of delays. Tuesday's game between the Minnesota Twins and Pittsburgh Pirates took...
St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina

MLB star Yadier Molina among seven Cardinals’ players who tested positive for COVID-19

Major League Baseball experienced its second COVID-19 outbreak this weekend, among those who tested positive was St. Louis Cardinals star Yadier Molina.
Cincinnati Bengals running back Joe Mixon

Report: Bengals’ star Joe Mixon sets asking price for contract extension

The Cincinnati Bengals head into the 2020 NFL season with a chance to surprise a lot of people on offense. If they want to keep...
XFL co-owner Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

Dwayne Johnson’s group wants to expand the XFL?

When the XFL folded due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many football fans were heartbroken to see the spring football league come to an end. With...
Crime scene tape

Report: Multiple people shot at Beverly Hills party thrown for NFL player

Multiple people were shot at a Beverly Hills party on Tuesday morning, allegedly thrown to celebrate an NFL player for recently being drafted.
Minnesota Golden Gophers receiver Rashod Bateman

Minnesota star Rashod Bateman, projected first-round pick, declares for 2021 NFL Draft

Minnesota Golden Gophers wide receiver Rashod Bateman announced Tuesday that he will forego his junior season and declare for the 2021 NFL Draft, amid the...